Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Family-Friendly Musical Anastasia Journeys Forward at the Box Office by Broadway.com

The new Broadway musical Anastasia saw an increase at the Broadway box office in the week ending May 21. One of a few family-friendly shows in the season that just wrapped up, the fantastica…

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Monday, May 22, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘The Glass Menagerie’ at Parlor Room Theater by Peter Orvetti

Washington is wealthy in terms of theatres, but sometimes one has to be wealthy to afford a ticket. Parlor Room Theater is a small professional company with the admirable goal of making grea…

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Starring Sally Field and Joe Mantello Closes Today by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie will play its final performance today, Sunday, May 21, 2017,at the Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street.

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Dear Evan Hansen Leads Winners of Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards, Falsettos, Bette Midler Also Take Top Prizes by Broadway.com

Each year since 2000, Broadway.com has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. The 2017 results are in! After receiving nin…

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Monday, May 15, 2017

Drag Queens Can't Just Lip-Synch Anymore! That Isn't Enough! by Justin Moran

Michael MustoEntertainmentMichael MustoIn the old days, it was enough for a drag queen to just stand there in a wig and a dress and mouth along to a Britney Spears or Whitney Houston song. Y…

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Sunday, May 14, 2017

COME FROM AWAY Star Sharon Wheatley Marries THE GLASS MENAGERIE's Martha Donaldson by BroadwayWorld

It was a performance like no other last month when Come From Away's Sharon Wheatley wed her partner Martha Donaldson, stage manager for The Glass Menagerie.

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Review: ‘The Glass Menagerie’ at Parlor Room Theater by William Powell

Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie is an American theater classic. At its center a story about a shattered family, the show is timeless in its themes. Parlor Room Theater (PRT) Di…

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Come From Away’s Sharon Wheatley Weds Martha Donaldson From The Glass Menagerie by Olivia Clement

The pair first met during the La Jolla Playhouse run of the Tony-nominated new musical Come From Away.

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Why are traditional plays struggling to attract crowds on Broadway? by Alexis Soloski

As musicals continue to break records, straight plays are struggling – with Sally Field-starring The Glass Menagerie the latest casualty of the seasonTom, the narrator of Tennessee William…

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Cheering The Outer Critics Circle's Awards by Broadwayandme

I promise to get back to talking about shows I've seen soon but as a card-carrying member of the Outer Critics Circle, I feel honor-bound to tout the awards we announced on Monday. The OCC r…

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

‘Glass Menagerie’ Revival With Sally Field Sets Broadway Closing by Jeremy Gerard

Director Sam Gold’s tradition-busting Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie will close May 21, producers Scott Rudin and Lincoln Center Theater said Tuesday…

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'The Glass Menagerie' to Close Early Despite Tony Nomination for Sally Field

The critically divisive Tennessee Williams revival will fold May 21, six weeks ahead of schedule, in what is proving to be an uncommonly tough season for plays on Broadway. read more

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Re-membering the Canon: Sam Gold’s The Glass Menagerie by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Ryan Donovan. Ryan Donovan considers the critical reception of casting an actor with a disability in the current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie.

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Sally Field-Led Glass Menagerie Revival Will Close Early by Broadway.com

The new Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie will play its final performance at the Belasco Theatre on May 21. The production was initially scheduled to conclude i…

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Danny DeVito, Sally Field & More Honored at 2017 Actors Fund Gala; See the Red Carpet Pics! by Broadway.com

The 2017 Actors Fund Gala took place at the Marriott Marquis on May 8. The evening honored The Price Tony nominee Danny DeVito, The Glass Menagerie Tony nominee Sally Field, A…

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Theater News: The Glass Menagerie Will End Its Broadway Run

Sally Field and Joe Mantello star in Tennessee Williams' drama.

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THE GLASS MENAGERIE, Starring Sally Field and Joe Mantello, Sets Broadway Closing by BroadwayWorld

Producers Scott Rudin and Lincoln Center Theater announced today that the acclaimed Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie will play its final performance at the Belasc…

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Revival of The Glass Menagerie Announces Broadway Closing Date by Andrew Gans

Oscar winner Sally Field stars in the revival.

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See What Sally Field Has to Say About Her Tony Nomination by Olivia Clement

The Glass Menagerie star says she always watched the Tony Awards “from a distance”—until now.

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People You Should Know . . . Rachel O'Riordan by Zack Calhoon

Photo by Mark DouetRachel O’Riordan (director) is the Artistic Director of Sherman Theatre, for whom she has directed The Weir, Bird, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, A Doll’s House…

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Monday, May 8, 2017

Broadway Grosses: A Doll's House, Part 2 Excels at Box Office Following a Slew of Tony Nominations by Broadway.com

The new Broadway play A Doll's House, Part 2 had quite a week. After receiving eight Tony Award nominations—the most of any play—ticket-buyers expressed their interest in the…

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'Come From Away' Actress Jenn Colella is Out, Polyamorous & Tony-Nominated by Michael Musto

One of the Broadway season’s biggest hits, the seven-time Tony nominated Come From Away is a rousing, folksy show about the real-life incident where planes were d…

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Randy Harrison and Erin Mackey to Paint a Picture in Guthrie's SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE by BroadwayWorld

The Guthrie Theater has announced casting for the theater's summer musical, Sunday in the Park with George. Leading the cast will be Randy Harrison Guthrie The Glass Menagerie who will play …

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Broadway Grosses: New Musical Groundhog Day Leaps Ahead as Tony Nominations Day Approaches by Broadway.com

The team behind the new Broadway musical Groundhog Day has reason to cheer. The show had a hearty week at the box office, reporting its best gross yet, $754,872.70, up $106,799.55 from last …

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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Who Will Be Nominated? An Insider Look at the Tony Award Races for Actors in Plays by Broadway.com

Ready for some more Tony handicapping? After yesterday's look at the main show and creative categories, today we dive into the four races for actors in plays. Read on for our picks of th…

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Friday, April 28, 2017

Glass Menagerie Stunner Madison Ferris on Bad Audition Tapes, Nude Paintings and Getting Distracted by Daniel Craig by Paul Wontorek

Only 25, Madison Ferris is making theatergoers sit up and take notice. Most obviously, the Broadway newbie who is playing Laura opposite Sally Field’s Amanda in The Glass Menagerie has…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

How American Horror Story’s Finn Wittrock Carved Out an Impressive Broadway Résumé by Olivia Clement

The Glass Menagerie actor chats working alongside Sally Field and Joe Mantello, and why this revival of Tennessee Williams’ play is starting all the right kinds of conversations.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

The Glass Menagerie's Finn Wittrock Talks American Horror Story, His Lifetime Wicked Perks & More by Broadway.com

The "surreally handsome" Finn Wittrock discusses The Glass Menagerie, American Horror Story, his theater geek background and more!

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