Saturday, October 19, 2019

‘The Lifespan of a Fact’ at the Rep is smart and timely by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis presents comedy-drama about playing loose with the truth.

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Q&A: In 'The Lifespan of a Fact,' a writer and editor clash by Calvin Wilson | Post-Dispatch Theater Critic

Should the truth be allowed to get in the way of telling a good story?

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Medea starring Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale at BAM by Broadway Direct

Jan 12—Feb 23, 2020 Written by Simon Stone after Euripides Directed by Simon Stone Produced by BAM, Internationaal Theater Amsterdam, and David Lan Visionary director Simon Stone, creator …

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Theater Review: “The Lifespan of a Fact” — Truth and Consequences by David Greenham

In a taut 90 minutes, The Lifespan of a Fact zeroes in on some key issues that we’re grappling with as a country -- or ought to be. The post Theater Review: “The Lifespan of a Fact” …

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

Rose Byrne & Bobby Cannavale to Star in Modern Reimagining of Medea at Brooklyn Academy of Music by Andy Lefkowitz

Longtime couple Rose Byrne and Bobby Cannavale, acclaimed stars of stage and screen, will appear together at the Brooklyn Academy of Music next year in a contemporary rewrite of Euripides'…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Hadestown Tops Outer Critics Award Winners by Laurenyarger

Amber Gray and the Broadway cast of Hadestown credit Matthew Murphy Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Awards Winners are in bold with * OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY *The Ferryman Ink Networ…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

The Full Monty Reading Held with Stark Sands, Debra Monk, Adam Chanler-Berat & More by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of stage stars recently took part in an industry presentation of the 2001 Tony-nominated musical The Full Monty, producer Tom Kirdahy confirmed to Tony nominee Leigh S…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Outer Critics Nominations Announced by Laurenyarger

Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Award Nominations OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY The Ferryman Ink Network To Kill a Mockingbird What the Constitution Means to Me OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY MUS…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Hana S. Sharif’s Inaugural Season at The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis Features Angels in America, The Lifespan of a Fact by Ryan McPhee

The 2019–2020 lineup from the new artistic director begins September 4 with Tony Kushner’s two-part epic.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Tony Awards' Second Set of Rulings in 2018-2019 Season: Prom Standouts Eligible as Leads & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on January 24 for the second time this season to confirm the eligibility status of 10 Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing'…

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Tony Awards committee makes determinations on ‘The Cher Show’ and more by Caitlin Huston

Stephanie J. Block will be eligible in the Tony Awards category of Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in “The Cher Show.” The Tony Awards Administration…

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT Ends Its Broadway Run Today, January 13 by Stephanie Wild

The Lifespan of a Fact plays its final performance today, January 13, at Studio 54 on Broadway 254 West 54th Street. A West End production and limited National Tour are currently in the work…

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The Lifespan of a Fact Closes on Broadway January 13 by Olivia Clement

The new play, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones, and Bobby Cannavale, wraps up its limited engagement at Studio 54.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT – David vs. Goliath equals inconsequential semantics by Oscar E Moore

On the eve of this limited run engagement’s closing at Studio 54 on January 13th, I offer this summation. Fact:  It has been reported to have recouped its investment costs.  Eyeing Londo…

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Monday, December 24, 2018

To Kill a Mockingbird ***1/2, The Lifespan of a Fact ***, Clueless **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward December 24, 2018: Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) is a beloved American classic. Taught in high schools for decades, it recently won a much-publicized PBS…

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Friday, December 21, 2018

Daniel Radcliffe Leads His New Broadway Play To Profit by Lee Seymour

'The Lifespan of a Fact' is the year's 8th production to turn a profit in Broadway's notoriously risky waters.

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Brit Daniel Radcliffe is shining on Broadway: Report by Blouinartinfo

According to a recent article by Theatre writer Tom Milward for London Theatre, people are getting to see a new dimension of Radcliffe's talent. Milward observes that though the charact…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT Recoups Broadway Investment by BroadwayWorld

The world premiere play THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT recouped its production costs the week ending December 9, 2018. Three weeks currently remain in the strictly limited engagement through Sunday,…

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The Lifespan of a Fact Recoups Investment; West End Staging & National Tour in the Works by Andy Lefkowitz

It's a hit! The star-packed world premiere staging of The Lifespan of a Fact, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones and Bobby Cannavale, has recouped its production costs. Lifespan is …

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‘The Lifespan of a Fact’ recoups production costs in three months by Caitlin Huston

“The Lifespan of a Fact” has recouped its production costs after running on Broadway for three months. The play, produced by Jeffrey Richards and starring Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones …

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Broadway’s The Lifespan of a Fact Recoups Investment, Eyes London Bow and National Tour by Ruthie Fierberg

The new play stars Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones, and Bobby Cannavale.

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Show People with Paul Wontorek: Cherry Jones of The Lifespan of a Fact by

Cherry Jones discusses starring in The Lifespan of a Fact alongside Daniel Radcliffe and Bobby Cannavale, her illustrious career, becoming a sex symbol and much more.

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The Lifespan of a Fact's Cherry Jones on Her 'Delicious' Co-Stars, Her Sex Symbol Status & More on Show People by

Cherry Jones is playing a no-nonsense editor alongside stage and screen favorites Daniel Radcliffe and Bobby Cannavale in The Lifespan of a Fact. On stage, the trio lands laughs an…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Daniel Radcliffe to Star as an Angel in Small-Screen Comedy Miracle Workers by Andy Lefkowitz

Daniel Radcliffe, the star of stage and screen who is currently back on Broadway in The Lifespan of a Fact, is taking his talent to television. Radcliffe will appear in the new comedy Miracl…

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

“The Lifespan of a Fact” at Studio 54 by Richard Seff

Take three playwrights, each making his Broadway debut, to write a play. Have them base it on a published book and essay by two other writers which described a real event. Mix thoroughly; th…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

The Lifespan of a Fact by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

In a time of fake news, these timely and topical questions are raised in the delightful new Broadway play "The Lifespan of a Fact," a dramatization by Jeremy Kareken & David Murrell and…

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The Lifespan of a Fact Adds Actors Fund Benefit Performance by Olivia Clement

Proceeds from the show will benefit the human services organization for performing arts and entertainment professionals.

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THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT Will Hold Benefit Performance for The Actors Fund by BroadwayWorld

The Actors Fund announced today that The Lifespan of a Fact has added a Special Benefit Performance for The Actors Fund on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 200 pm at Studio 54 254 West 54th Str…

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Monday, November 26, 2018

What Made Daniel Radcliffe Way More Nervous Than Any of His Broadway Gigs? by Ruthie Fierberg

The star of The Lifespan of a Fact discusses researching for his latest role and why he won’t see Harry Potter on Broadway.

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