Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 3) by JK

Over the past weeks, I began to celebrate the start of my 36th year of going to Broadway shows, by looking at the theaters where I've seen multiple distinct productions. Miss the first part?…

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

A Role By Any Other Name: Gender in Shakespeare and Making Room for Women by Julie Musbach

Earlier this week news broke that Glenda Jackson, fresh from her triumphant, Tony-winning run in Three Tall Women, will next don the crown as Shakespeare's tragic monarch King Lear. Broadway…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Glenda Jackson to Return to Broadway in ‘King Lear’ by Michael Paulson

The role follows Ms. Jackson’s Tony-winning performance in Edward Albee’s “Three Tall Women.”

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Glenda Jackson to Star in King Lear on Broadway by Mark A. Robinson

Fresh off her Tony win for Best Actress in a Play for her unforgettable turn in Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women, Glenda Jackson will next tackle one of Shakespeare’s most-challenging rol…

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Glenda Jackson’s playing a man on Broadway by Barbara Hoffman

If you missed her as a woman, you can catch her as a man: Glenda Jackson, hot off a Tony Award for “Three Tall Women,” will return to Broadway next spring as the title character of a gen…

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Tony Winner Glenda Jackson Sets Broadway Return in King Lear by Andy Lefkowitz

Just a few weeks following her 2018 Tony Award win for Three Tall Women, Glenda Jackson has lined up her next appearance on the Great White Way, and it's a biggie. The two-time Oscar win…

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Glenda Jackson To Crown Broadway With Her ‘King Lear’ by Greg Evans

Glenda Jackson, fresh off her Tony-winning run in Three Tall Women, will return to Broadway next year in a new production of William Shakespeare's King Lear. And yes, she’ll play Lear…

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BREAKING: Glenda Jackson Will Play Title Role in KING LEAR on Broadway by Stephanie Wild

Glenda Jackson, just coming off her run in Three Tall Women on Broadway, has already set the date of her return. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jackson will appear as the title charact…

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Tony Winner Glenda Jackson Will Return to Broadway in Title Role of King Lear by Andrew Gans

The award-winning actor just finished her critically acclaimed run in the Broadway bow of Three Tall Women.

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Broadway Takes $40M Early Summer Haul; ‘Three Tall Women’ Goes Out With A Record-Breaking Bang by Greg Evans

Joe Mantello’s staging of Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women broke the 787-seat Golden Theatre house record for the fifth and final time last week, closing out its limited engagemen…

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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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Monday, June 18, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Freshly Minted Tony Winners Bank on Their New High-Profile Status by Broadway.com

The week following the 72nd annual Tony Awards saw a slew of increases in box office receipts for shows that triumphed at Radio City Music Hall on June 10. Production and acting winners alik…

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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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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Tony awards Picks The Band's Visit and Harry Potter in a Politically Charged Evening by Blouin Artinfo

“The Band’s Visit” took a lead in the Tony awards 2018 joined by “Harry Potter” for the best play last Sunday night in New York. Ten wins for “The Band’s Visit” gave the musi…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

2018 Tonys: How'd We Do? by Wendy Caster

Well, we didn't do too badly this year, although we're not going to win any prizes for theatrical prescience. It was very nice to be wrong about Ari’el Stachel and Lindsay Mendez! The…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Grosses Analysis: Broadway Gets Widespread Box Office Boost Before Tony Awards by Ryan McPhee

The revival of Three Tall Women broke the Golden Theatre box office before seeing two of its star win big June 10.

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Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Dual Tony Triumph, Three Tall Women Breaks House Record for Third Time by Broadway.com

The week preceding the 72nd Annual Tony Awards was a strong one at the Broadway box office, as theatergoers caught up with the nominated productions in advance of Broadway's biggest nigh…

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Lead Tony Awards to Small Ratings Increase from 2017 by Andy Lefkowitz

The acclaimed new musical The Band's Visit swept the 72nd annual Tony Awards in a night led by perfectly matched emcees Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles. CBS' telecast saw a slight rat…

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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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The Band's Visit & Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Top 2018 Tony Award Winners by Broadway.com

Winners have been announced for the 2018 Tony Awards. Tony nominees Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban hosted the annual celebration of Broadway live from New York's Radio City Music Ha…

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Three Tall Women Star Glenda Jackson Wins First Tony Award: 'What a Thrill' by Andy Lefkowitz

Glenda Jackson has won her first Tony Award. The iconic star triumphed in the Leading Actress in a Play category for her turn in the Broadway-premiere production of Edward Albee's Pulitz…

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VIDEO: THREE TALL WOMEN's Laurie Metcalf Accepts a Tony Award for the Second-Straight Season by Stage Tube

Stage and screen star Laurie Metcalf has been nominated for a Tony in each of the last three seasons, winning in back-to-back seasons for A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 and again tonight for THREE T…

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THREE TALL WOMEN's Glenda Jackson Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play by BroadwayWorld

Glenda Jackson has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play for THREE TALL WOMEN.

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Laurie Metcalf Wins Second Consecutive Tony Award for Three Tall Women by Andy Lefkowitz

Laurie Metcalf has won her second Tony Award! The stage-and-screen star triumphed in the Featured Actress in a Play category for her turn in the Broadway-premiere production of Edward Albee&…

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EDWARD ALBEE'S THREE TALL WOMEN's Laurie Metcalf Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play by BroadwayWorld

Laurie Metcalf has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for EDWARD ALBEE'S THREE TALL WOMEN.

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Saturday, June 9, 2018

Guest Blogger: My Buddy Bill Recalls His Days as One of "The Boys in the Band" and Assesses The Play's Starry Broadway Revival by Broadwayandme

A note from Jan: Two people can see the same show and walk away with different feelings about it. My theatergoing buddy Bill and I just saw the new production of The Boys in the Band that ma…

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From the Archives: Glenda Jackson Takes on Eugene O'Neill in Strange Interlude by Mark Peikert

Currently nominated for a 2018 Tony Award for her work in Edward Albee's Three Tall Women, Jackson previously spoke to Playbill about doing another Pulitzer Prize winner for Broadway.

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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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Jeff and Mike's "Should Win/Will Win" 2018 Tony Awards Predictions by JK

I can't believe it's Tony time already! As has been tradition over the years, my theater buddy, Mike, and I offer our thoughts on who we think SHOULD win the coveted spinning medallion, and …

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: Glenda Jackson On the Audience Reaction That Stopped Her in Her Tracks by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2018 Tony nominee describes her touching interaction with a fan after a performance of Three Tall Women.

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

How Laurie Metcalf Tackled Three Tall Women and Earned Her Fifth Tony Nomination by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2018 Tony nominee and 2017 Tony winner talks about finding her way in the Edward Albee revival.

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