Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Tony Award-winning playwright Christopher Durang has died by Jeff Lunden

American playwright Christopher Durang has died at 75. He won a Tony Award for "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist with "Miss Witherspoon."

SOURCE: npr.org at 08:02PM

Christopher Durang, playwright who won a Tony for 'Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,' dies at 75 by Mark Kennedy / Associated Press

His works include “Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You,” “Baby with the Bathwater,” “The Marriage of Bette and Boo,” “Betty’s Summer Vacation” and “Mrs. Bob Crat…

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 12:55PM

Christopher Durang, Playwright and Tony Winner for ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,’ Dies at 75 by Lexy Perez

Playwright Christopher Durang, a master of satire and black comedy who won a Tony Award for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist with Miss Witherspoon, has d…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 12:47PM

Tony-winning playwright Christopher Durang dies at 75

Durang was a master of satire and black comedy who won a Tony Award for "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" and was a Pulitzer Prize finalist with "Miss Witherspoon."

SOURCE: npr.org at 12:24PM

Christopher Durang, Tony-Winning Playwright of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Dies at 75 by Darryn King

Christopher Durang, the Pulitzer Prize finalist and Tony-winning playwright of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, known for his darkly humorous treatment of taboo subjects, died at his hom…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM

Christopher Durang, the Surrealist of Snark by Jesse Green

In works like “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” the playwright would force you to laugh, not to dull the pain but to hone it.

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Christopher Durang Dies: Playwright With A Genius For The Absurd Was 75 by Greg Evans

Christopher Durang, one of American’s most acclaimed and accomplished playwrights whose works like Beyond Therapy, Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You and the Tony-winning Vanya a…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:32AM
Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Broadway cast of ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ will reunite for reading at Lincoln Center Theater’s gala by Michael Abourizk

The presentation of the Tony Award-winning Christopher Durang play will appear at the Vivian Beaumont Theater.

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 03:03PM

Lincoln Center Theater Announces Its 2024 Gala - A One-Night-Only Staged Reading Of VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE With Original Cast Members

Bartlett Sher will direct a one-night-only staged reading of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Lincoln Center Theater, featuring original cast members.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 12:30PM

Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce & More to Reunite for VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE Staged Reading

Bartlett Sher will direct a staged reading of Christopher Durang’s Tony Award-winning play VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, featuring original cast members. See who is starring and lea…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:55AM

Original Cast of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike to Reunite for Gala Reading by Logan Culwell-Block

Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce, Kristine Nielsen, Shalita Grant, and Genevieve Angelson will all perform at the Lincoln Center Theater gala.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:42AM
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Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by [email protected]

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike   Reviewed by G. Bruce Smith Little Fish Theatre Through September 3 RECOMMENDED You don’t have to be familiar with Chekhov’s plays to enjoy the late…

SOURCE: stageraw.com at 02:59PM
Tuesday, August 22, 2023

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Steven Morris

The post Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike appeared first on STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH.

SOURCE: stageraw.com at 08:36PM
Saturday, June 24, 2023

Crescent City Stage closes out its season with superb ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a very funny work. That much has been clearly established in the …

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 09:55AM
Monday, May 8, 2023

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Crescent City Stage - PLAYBILLder

Marquette Theater. Crescent City Stage. New Orleans, LA. 1812069. Copyright © 2023 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ at Spotlighters Theatre by Max Garner

In the 1980s and ‘90s, Christopher Durang was at the peak of his popularity. He’d arrived at precisely the right time, when the world of American stage comedy desperately needed an heir …

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 02:42PM
Friday, March 31, 2023

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at NC Stage Co. by Edwin Arnaudin

Christopher Durang’s Tony-winning, Chekhov-riffing play is a long but worthwhile sit.

SOURCE: ashevillestages.com at 12:34PM
Wednesday, October 12, 2022

St. Mark’s Players makes comic comeback in ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ by Ana Teslik

The new production will have you laughing while thinking of doom.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 04:44PM
Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Tony-Winning Playwright Christopher Durang Diagnosed With Aphasia

Durang is the author of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and The Marriage of Bette and Boo, among many other works.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 09:54AM

Tony-winning playwright Christopher Durang diagnosed with aphasia; Sigourney Weaver and more share why the writer has faded from public view by Ruthie Fierberg

Over his career, Tony Award winner and Pulitzer finalist Christopher Durang has been invited to countless productions of his works. The playwright, whose achievements include a 2013 Best Pla…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 09:04AM
Thursday, March 10, 2022

DESSA @MCCARTER by McCarter Theatre Center

Singer, rapper, and writer Dessa has made a career of bucking genres and defying expectations—she's appeared on the Billboard charts, recorded with the GRAMMY-winning Minnesota Orchestra, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:35PM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022

At This Theatre: The John Golden Theatre by JK

I love the theaters on 45th Street. I've seen some of my favorite shows on that block. The Golden Theatre is probably the one of those that I have been in the fewest times, but those times …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 01:36PM
Saturday, November 20, 2021

REVIEW: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Charing Cross Theatre ✭✭✭ by Libby Purves

By Libby Purves Our very own theatreCat Libby Purves reviews Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang now playing at the Charing Cross Theatre. This post REVIEW: Vanya and S…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:40PM
Thursday, November 18, 2021

VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE     Charing X Theatre, WC2 by Libby Purves and Friends

A CHEKHQUERED RESPONSE          Vanya and Sonia are siblings – though she is adopted – and have led dull dutiful lives in a remote country house surrounded by cherry trees and an or…

SOURCE: theatrecat.com at 04:23AM

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