Sunday, May 19, 2024

THE CHERRY ORCHARD: 2024 by Ron Fassler

Nina Hoss as Ranevskaya in “The Cherry Orchard.” Photo by Johan Persson.May 19, 2024: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler. The Cherry Orchard is one of my favorite plays. I was…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 07:48AM
Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Video: Steve Carell Talks Fulfilled Dream of Performing on Broadway in UNCLE VANYA

On Tuesday, Steve Carell, who is currently starring in Uncle Vanya on Broadway, stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss his involvement and role in the new production of the…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Pre-show rituals with the cast of UNCLE VANYA by Lincoln Center Theater

The cast of UNCLE VANYA tells us their pre-show rituals! The cast includes: Steve Carell, Jonathan Hadary, William Jackson Harper, Jayne Houdyshell, Spencer Donovan Jones, Mia Katigbak, Al…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:36PM

Off Mirvish 2024 25 YT by Mirvish Productions

The 2024/25 Off-Mirvish Season Features Two New Productions of Recent Local Hits, the Canadian Premieres of an Off-Broadway Musical Parody and a Broadway Satirical Gem The return of two…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:48PM
Sunday, May 12, 2024

Uncle Vanya by Elyse Trevers

The revision of “Uncle Vanya” at Lincoln Center is notable for two reasons. One is that it has been modernized by Heidi Schreck (“What the Constitution Means to Me”) making it more r…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 08:09AM
Friday, May 10, 2024

Photos: See the Original Cast of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Reunite for Lincoln Center Theater Benefit Reading by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

Special guests Steve Carell and William Jackson Harper of LCT's Uncle Vanya were also on hand for the gala celebration.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24AM
Thursday, May 9, 2024

Steve Carell, Anika Noni Rose, William Jackson Harper - Uncle Vanya now on Broadway by bwaySHO

Join the Star-studded cast and creative team of Uncle Vanya as they chat with ​⁠​⁠@bwaySHO on opening night at Lincoln Center Theater. The Chekov play stars Jonathan Hadary, Alfred …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:00AM

William Jackson Harper is Chidi in real life (The Good Place) by bwaySHO

William Jackson Harper proves in seconds why he’s the only person who could play Chidi Anagonye perfectly. The Tony Award nominee for Best Actor in a Play is currently in Uncle Vanya at L…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:00AM
Wednesday, May 8, 2024

William Jackson Harper & Steve Carell at Uncle Vanya Opening Night on Broadway by bwaySHO

Head inside Lincoln Center Theater’s opening night of Uncle Vanya as ​⁠Steve Carell chases @bwaySHO‘s interview with William Jackson Harper. Watch Steve Carell’s full interview & …

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:13PM

Hannah Cruz, Marin Ireland, Kecia Lewis and More Receive Actors’ Equity Foundation Performance Awards by Hayley Levitt

The Actors’ Equity Foundation has announced its 2024 Performance Award recipients, honoring outstanding performances on and off-Broadway this past season.  The Richard Seff Awards for tw…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:42PM

Steve Carell crashes William Jackson Harper interview by bwaySHO

While @bwaySHO chats with William Jackson Harper at the Uncle Vanya opening night at Lincoln Center Theater, Steve Carell pops in to say hi

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Monday, May 6, 2024

Eboni Booth’s Primary Trust Wins 2024 Pulitzer Prize for Drama by Darryn King

The 2024 Pulitzer Prize for Drama has been awarded to Eboni Booth’s Primary Trust. Making the announcement, Pulitzer administrator Marjorie Miller described the play as “a simple and ele…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:24PM

Uncle Vanya ****, Patriots **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 5, 2024: Lila Neugebauer’s laugh-filled, all-star revival of Anton Chekhov’s classic Uncle Vanya, at Lincoln Center’s cavernous Vivian Beaumont Theater, remove…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:12AM
Friday, May 3, 2024
Wednesday, May 1, 2024

UNCLE VANYA Quote Montage by Lincoln Center Theater

Watch this montage of scenes from UNCLE VANYA, a new version of the Chekhov classic by Heidi Schreck (What the Constitution Means to Me) and directed by Lila Neugebauer (Appropriate, The Wav…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:18PM

Video: Alfred Molina Talks New Production of UNCLE VANYA

In a new interview, actor Alfred Molina breaks down his career from his onscreen appearances in films like Spider-Man 2 to his role as Alexander Serebryakov​​​​​​​ in Uncle Va…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:18PM

Hear From Ben Platt, Ella Beatty, Jinkx Monsoon and More on THE BROADWAY SHOW by Broadway.com

-The Broadway Show is the only nationally syndicated weekly theater television series. The program features Broadway’s biggest stars, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes access both…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:32PM

Ben Platt at the Palace, Jinkx Monsoon In-Studio and Opening Nights Galore on The Broadway Show by Broadway.com

Tony Awards season is in full swing following the announcement of the 2024 nominees. The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal kicks off this week with Fadal recapping the nominees for this year…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:32PM

Uncle Vanya by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Things are not helped by Mini Lien’s bland setting that looks more like a furniture showroom than the family manse held for decades and passed down to the present inhabitants. The new adap…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 03:48PM
Tuesday, April 30, 2024

2024 Tony Awards nominations: 22 fascinating facts, stats and trivia by Jeffrey Kare

The 2024 Tony Awards nominations were announced on Tuesday, April 30. Out of all the nominees spread across 26 categories, 22 fascinating facts, stats, trivia and achievements stand out as p…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 01:00PM

Tony Snubs & Surprises: No Nods For Big Names Steve Carell & Michael Imperioli; Little Love For Brit Hit ‘Patriots’ & Hearty Welcome F by Greg Evans

Two of the more anticipated star turns on Broadway this season – Steve Carell making his Broadway debut in the Lincoln Center Theater revival of Uncle Vanya and The Sopranos Michael Imperi…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:20PM
Monday, April 29, 2024

Uncle Vanya: Tragically Funny by Jena Tesse Fox

If Lincoln Center’s revival of Anton Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya feels both timely and timeless, we can thank playwright and actress Heidi Schreck for her smart adaptation of the 1898 classic.…

SOURCE: stagebiz.com at 08:21PM

UNCLE VANYA - Opening Night Curtain Call by Lincoln Center Theater

Watch the cast of UNCLE VANYA take their bows on Opening Night! Chekhov's masterpiece returns to the stage in a new version by Heidi Schreck (What the Constitution Means to Me) and directed…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:24PM

Steve Carell and the Cast of Uncle Vanya Open on Broadway with a Perfect Blend of Light, Dark and Existential Dread by Hayley Levitt

Lincoln Center Theater's starry revival of Anton Chekhov's Uncle Vanya, newly adapted by Heidi Schreck and directed by Lila Neugebauer, celebrated its official Broadway opening on April 24…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:42PM

Steve Carell, William Jackson Harper and the UNCLE VANYA Company Celebrate Chekhov's Play by Broadway.com

UNCLE VANYA stars Steve Carell, William Jackson Harper, Alfred Molina, Alison Pill an Anika Noni Rose talk about the timeliness of Chekhov's classic on opening night. Get tickets to UNCLE V…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:32PM

Broadway Finale: Great Gatsby, Mother Play, Illinoise, Uncle Vanya, Mary Jane, Patriots, The Heart of Rock and Roll. Awards Season Begins! Stageworthy by New York Theater

Three plays and four musicals opened on Broadway last week, the last of the 39 shows that opened during the 2023-2024 season. Awards season has already begun in earnest, with the nominations…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:55AM

A Starry Cast Navigates ‘Uncle Vanya’ and ‘Every Emotion Under the Sun’ by Laura Collins-Hughes

Steve Carell, William Jackson Harper, Alison Pill and Anika Noni Rose discuss the new translation of Chekhov that brought them to the farm.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:12AM

An Ageless Uncle Vanya at Lincoln Center by Jk Clarke

Theater Review by Ron Fassler . . . .  Anton Chekhov, the Russian-born author, dramatist, and medical physician, died at age forty-four 120 years ago. In his short lifetime, he wrote four e…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:01AM
Sunday, April 28, 2024

This Week on Broadway for April 28, 2024: Stereophonic (and many others!) by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Stereophonic, Uncle Vanya, Suffs, The Wiz, Patriots, Mary Jane, and The Heart of Rock and Roll (Inspired by the Songs of Huey…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, April 26, 2024

2024 Tony Awards eligibility rulings (round 3): ‘Uncle Vanya’ stars Steve Carell and William Jackson Harper face off as leads, ‘Mary Jane’ con by Sam Eckmann

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the fourth and final time during the 2023-2024 Broadway season on April 26, to discuss eligibility of 12 productions for the 77th Annual Tony…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 06:02PM

Tony Awards Administration Committee Rules on Eligibility for Suffs, Stereophonic, Illinoise and More by Darryn King

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on April 26 to confirm the eligibility status of 12 Broadway productions for the 2023-2024 season. This was the fourth and final time the Tony Aw…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:48PM

All that Chat

2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards