Friday, December 21, 2018

Donald Moffat, Tony-Nominated Actor of Stage & Screen, Dies at 87 by Andy Lefkowitz

Donald Moffat, a multi-talented actor who thrived in theater works ranging from Shakespeare to O'Neill, passed away on December 20 in Sleepy Hollow, New York, according to The New York T…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Donald Moffat Dies: Prolific Actor For Broadway, TV And Film Was 87 by Bruce Haring

Donald Moffat, a character actor who appeared on Broadway, television and film, died Thursday in Sleepy Hollow, New York. He was 87 and passed from complications of a recent stroke, accordin…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

5 modern Plays That Will Be Future Classics by Luc Jones

The term classic is a little vague but we can all think of examples of “classic” plays. My choices include Death of a Salesman, The Iceman Cometh, The Glass Menagerie and A Raisi…

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Tony Danza Joins Starry Lineup for Celebrity Autobiography on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony Danza is returning to Broadway! The Emmy-nominated stage alum has joined the lineup of stars set to debut the hit comedy show Celebrity Autobiography on the Great White Way. Danza will …

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Tony-Winning Actor Roger Robinson, Celebrated August Wilson Interpreter, Dies at 78 by Andy Lefkowitz

Roger Robinson, a talented star of the New York theater scene whose four-decade Broadway career was capped by a Tony Award win for his performance in an August Wilson classic, died on Septem…

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Tony Goldwyn & Frank Wood to Join Bryan Cranston & Tatiana Maslany in Network on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Scandal star Tony Goldwyn and Tony Award winner Frank Wood are among the newly announced complete cast of Network, the highly anticipated stage adaptation of Paddy Chayevsky's iconic fil…

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

Jon Tenney & More Complete the Cast of Tom Stoppard's New York Premiere The Hard Problem by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for The Hard Problem, a new play by Tom Stoppard making its New York premiere at Lincoln Center Theater's Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater this fall. Jack O'Brien w…

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tom Stoppard's The Hard Problem to Receive New York Premiere Directed by Jack O'Brien; New LCT3 Production Also Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Tom Stoppard's new play The Hard Problem will receive its New York premiere at Lincoln Center Theater's Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater this fall. Jack O'Brien, who helmed Stoppar…

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

THE ICEMAN COMETH, with Denzel Washington, Takes Final Broadway Bows Today by BroadwayWorld

Eugene O'Neill's ferocious American classic, The Iceman Cometh, starring Tony Award winner, two-time Academy Award winner, and 2018 Academy Award nominee Denzel Washington, concludes its lim…

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The Iceman Cometh, Starring Denzel Washington, Concludes Broadway Run July 1 by Ryan McPhee

The George C. Wolfe-helmed production played a 14-week limited engagement, earning eight Tony Award nominations.

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Saturday, June 30, 2018

VIDEO: George C. Wolfe Talks THE ICEMAN COMETH on Icons and Innovators Series by Stage Tube

On June 21, Susan Fales-Hill sat down for an intimate conversation with George C. Wolfe, the award-winning director and playwright who returned to Broadway this year with the new production …

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Iceman,” Go-Go's and U2 by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see two acclaimed works on the New York stage. First there is Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh” Then there is “Dance Nation”: Clare Barron’s excel…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The Property * by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter June 27, 2018:  Sitzfleisch is defined as “the ability to endure or carry on with an activity.” It’s a word that usually comes in to play when an audience is exp…

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Bernadette Peters in Hello, Dolly!, Angels in America, The Iceman Cometh & More by Eric King

Belly up to the bar in July—it's last call for two celebrated play revivals, a pair of Broadway leading ladies and, of course, we need to raise a pitcher to a certain Jim…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - June 25th - HEAD OVER HEELS Beings Previews With Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 7.89, Once On this Island 3.42, Summer 3.06, The Band's Visit 2.54 and Carousel 1.55. The top growing current Broadway plays we…

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BWW Interview: Tammy Blanchard Has a Pipe Dream in THE ICEMAN COMETH by Naomi Serviss

In Eugene O'Neill's barroom tragedy, Blanchard gets to play one of her favorite types 'women who are struggling but really have fight in them.

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Friday, June 22, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Goodbye “Three Tall Women”; Hello U2 by Mark Beech

New York says goodbye to one of the most garlanded Broadway shows this week. The Tony-winning “Three Tall Women” comes to an end. Meanwhile, Manhattan welcomes U2 for a run of shows at M…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Tony Awards Aftermath, “Band’s Visit” to Harry Potter by Mark Beech

The days after the Tony Awards always see a rush of tickets for the prize-winning shows. Those at the forefront of the acclaimed Broadway ceremony this year were “The Band’s Visit,” …

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

More Life! Angels in America Wins Tony for Best Revival of a Play by Caitlin Moynihan

Angels in America has won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play! It beat out fellow nominees Lobby Hero, Three Tall Women, The Iceman Cometh and Travesties. The producers and the c…

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Andrew Garfield Wins Best Leading Actor in a Play Tony Award for Angels in America: "We Are All Made Perfectly, And We All Belong" by Lindsey Sullivan

Angels in America star Andrew Garfield has garnered his first Tony Award! The Oscar nominee's incredible performance as Prior Walter in Tony Kushner's landmark play earned him a trop…

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Teary Nathan Lane Wins Third Tony Award for Angels in America: "This Award Is a Lovely Vote of Confidence That I've Been on the Right Path" by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway legend Nathan Lane has won his third Tony Award! His searing performance as Roy Cohn in Angels in America earned him the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role i…

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Friday, June 8, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Northside Festival to “Iceman Cometh” by Mark Beech

This week the Northside festival has joined a run of summertime shows in New York, such as the Central Park Summerstage and the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! festival. Off-Broadway shows include …

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Broadway Portraits! See the 2018 Tony Nominees Strike a Pose by

It's been an exciting theater season, and Broadway's best posed on red carpets, in studio portraits, on locations around New York City and more. took many, many pho…

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Danny Wolohan & Neal Huff Join Cast of Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage alums Danny Wolohan and Neal Huff have signed on for the highly anticipated stage adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird. The previously announced production wil…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - June 4th - FROZEN and THREE TALL WOMEN Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Frozen 13.13, Carousel 4.36, Mean Girls 3.75, My Fair Lady 2.24 and Beautiful 2.21. The top growing current Broadway plays were Three Tall Wome…

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

Broadway By Design: Jules Fisher, Peggy Eisenhauer & Dan Moses Schreier Bring THE ICEMAN COMETH from Page to Stage by Nicole Rosky

In Broadway by Design, BroadwayWorld is shining a spotlight on the stellar designs of this Broadway season, show by show. Today, we continue the series with David Zinn, who acted as both sce…

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Saturday, June 2, 2018

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony! Day 22- Denzel Washington Takes Home A Tony for FENCES by Alexa Criscitiello

On Day 22 of 30 Days of Tony, we celebrate one of the most legendary actors of his time, Denzel Washington, who is nominated this year for his portrayal of Hickey in Eugene O'Neill's classic…

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The Iceman Cometh **** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg June 2, 2018:  The booze-soaked Eugene O’Neill drama, The Iceman Cometh, with Denzel Washington stoking the madness, is an experience. Running nearly four hours, it take…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Governors Ball, BRIC, More by Mark Beech

This is the week that New York explodes with music. Jack White and Eminem headline the Governors Ball. There are some weekend tickets left at about $300. Common opens the BRIC Celebrates Bro…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

The Boys in the Band review – Broadway revival of landmark gay show is a winner by Alexis Soloski

Booth Theater, New YorkA starry cast delights in a glossy new version of the 1968 play that balances sharp wit with uncomfortable observationsSticks and stones will break your bones. Words w…

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BWW TV: From Classroom to Stage: Meet Tony Nominees Jules Fisher & Peggy Eisenhauer by BroadwayWorld TV

Below, meet CMU alumni and 2018 Tony nominees Jules Fisherand Peggy Eisenhauer Best Lighting Design of a Play for The Iceman Cometh and Best Lighting Design of a Musical for Once on This Isl…

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