Wednesday, January 16, 2019

REVIEW: To Kill a Mockingbird by JK

Review of the Sunday, January 13, 2019 matinee performance at the Sam S. Shubert Theatre in New York City. Starring Jeff Daniels, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Will Pullen, Gideon Glick, Frederick We…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

ON BROADWAY: To Kill A Mockingbird makes for ‘an unforgettable night at the theatre’ by Simon Parris

A towering achievement, To Kill A Mockingbird comforts with nostalgic charm and crackles with potent relevance, the deft combination of which makes for an unforgettable night at the theatre.

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel Serve Up a Box Office Boost at Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

It was an exciting week for fans of the beloved Broadway musical Waitress. The show's Tony-nominated composer, Sara Bareilles, returned to the stage in the central role of Jenna, joined …

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Monday, January 7, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 7th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.29, The Cher Show 1.66, Head Over Heels 1.28, Once On this Island 1.04 and King Kong 0.92.The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Tickets Now On Sale Through November 1, 2019 by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett Sher, and based on Harper Lee's classic novel, has released a new block of tickets through Nov…

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‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Releases New Ticket Block Through November 1 by Dade Hayes

EXCLUSIVE: As it continues to set records, the new Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird has released a new block of tickets through November 1. That will extend the run of the Scott …

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Sunday, January 6, 2019


First, read Harper Lee’s 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. Next, watch Horton Foote’s 1962 Oscar-winning screen adaptation. Even...Continue Reading The post TO REFRESH A…

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Friday, January 4, 2019

My 5 Friday Finds: Killin’ it, Zippin’ it and Colorin’ it.

  Zip it up. Weeks ago I was looking for a CFO.  I found one on ZipRecruiter.  So I gotta give ’em a shout. What’s the next one of these? To Kill A Mockingbird is killing …

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

Broadway Record: “Hamilton” Grosses Grow to Fever Pitch $4 Mil After Kennedy Center Honors, Takes in $1 Mil More Than It Technically Can by Roger Friedman

Today I received dueling press releases for Broadway plays. Either “To Kill a Mockingbird” is the biggest grossing play of all time, Categories: Featured Theater(Read more...)

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Broadway’s Best Year: 2018 Closes Out At $1.8B; ‘Potter’, ‘Mockingbird’, ‘Chicago’ Among Holiday Week Record-Setters by Greg Evans

With record-breaking newcomers like To Kill A Mockingbird, Network and Harry Potter and the Cursed Child joining long-running stalwarts including Chicago, Wicked and The Lion King in smashin…

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Broadway Grosses: Smash Holiday Week Ignites a Series of Box Office Records by Andy Lefkowitz

The week between Christmas and New Year's saw a slew of record-breaking grosses for shows across the Great White Way. Leading the path was Aaron Sorkin's acclaimed stage adaptation o…

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Broadway’s ‘Harry Potter’ & ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Break Box Office Records; Musicals Set House Records by Greg Evans

Broadway productions celebrated the end of 2018 by shredding box office records like so much confetti, with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and To Kill a Mockingbird setting all-time weekl…

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Killing To Kill a Mockingbird by Terry Teachout

I parted company with most of my colleagues in my Wall Street Journal review of Aaron Sorkin’s new stage version of To Kill a Mockingbird, whose Broadway premiere I loathed. In the sa…

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Saturday, December 29, 2018

Best of the Rest! What Else the Staff Loved in 2018 by Lindsey Sullivan

The year is almost at a close. In addition to an endless amount of holiday parties and last-minute gift shopping, we've also spent our time at the end of 2018 reading up on best-of-the y…

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Friday, December 28, 2018

'To Kill A Mockingbird' Anchors Broadway's Best Christmas Ever by Lee Seymour

The new adaptation by Aaron Sorkin grossed almost $1.6 million - the best single week in the Shubert Organization's 118-year history.

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

“To Kill A Mockingbird” Sets New Broadway Box Office Record by Artsjournal

The new Broadway adaptation from Oscar winner Aaron Sorkin made Broadway history for the week ending December 23, taking in $1,586,946 at the box office, shattering the house record at the S…

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Top Theatre Stories: Thursday, December 27, 2018 by Roberto Araujo

The latest on Mary Poppins Returns, Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird, and more.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Grosses Analysis: To Kill a Mockingbird Breaks 118-Year Broadway Box Office Record by Adam Hetrick

A major draw since its November Broadway arrival, Aaron Sorkin’s stage adaptation of the Harper Lee already has amassed over $22 million in advance sales.

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‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Smashes Shubert Organization Box Office Mark With Nearly $1.6M In First Full Week by Dade Hayes

EXCLUSIVE: In its first full week of performances, producer Scott Rudin’s new production of To Kill A Mockingbird has broken the all-time weekly box office record for any Broadway play…

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Monday, December 24, 2018

To Kill a Mockingbird by Sandi Durell

  by Brian Scott Lipton   For 57 years, Harper Lee’s novel “To Kill A Mockingbird” has not only been required reading for most schoolchildren, but the book is still being dev…

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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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Sunday, December 23, 2018

A History of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: How Harper Lee's Tale of Courage and Conviction Achieved Immortality by Alexa Criscitiello

This season, one of literature's most celebrated works, Harper Lee's To KIll A Mockingbird has landed on Broadway in a new adaptation by legendary screenwriter Aaron Sorkin.

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

Aaron Sorkin Brings 'To Kill A Mockingbird' To The Broadway Stage by Andrew Limbong

Harper Lee's 1960 novel is now a Broadway play, but not after lawsuits and pushback from the writer's estate. In the play, Atticus Finch looks and sounds a little different than he did in th…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

VIDEO: Go Inside the Shubert Theatre for Opening Night of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD! by Stage Tube

Just last week,To Kill A Mockingbird officially opened at the Shubert Theatre. Below, get an intimate look at opening night as the cast prepares for their first official bows

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Exclusive Video! Take an Intimate Look Backstage on Opening Night of To Kill a Mockingbird by Andy Lefkowitz

Aaron Sorkin's celebrated new stage adaptation of To Kill a Mockingbird recently opened on Broadway in a moving production from director Bartlett Sher. Led by Jeff Daniels as Atticu…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - December 18th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Jeffrey Vizcaino

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Broadway Hits $1B Season Total; ‘Springsteen On Broadway’, ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’, ‘Network’ Fill Theaters by Greg Evans

Springsteen On Broadway has left the building, departing Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theatre just as it arrived – sold out and going for top dollar. The final four performances of the…

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

This Week on Broadway for December 16, 2018: To Kill a Mockingbird, Fabulation by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss To Kill a Mockingbird, The New Group’s Clueless, The Musical, Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine by Lynn Nottage…

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Aaron’s Sorkin’s Talky ‘Mockingbird’ Has a Fresh Tune, Even if Jeff Daniels Mumbles Most of It by Rex Reed

This is the first time I have not been moved to tears by 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' but that's my can and I'll carry it.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Three on the Aisle: Is It Filmed or Is It Live? by American Theatre Editors

The critics answer listener questions, including on whether they would ever review a taping of a live performance, and debate 'To Kill a Mockingbird' on Broadway.

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All Rise! See Who Turned Out for To Kill a Mockingbird's Star-Studded Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

The highly anticipated stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird opened at Broadway's Shubert Theatre on December 13. The world premiere features …

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