Edward Albee News

Date of Birth: March 12, 1928 (87)
Birth Place: Washington, DC, USA
Gender: Male
Annie Baker's JOHN Adds Sunday Performance to Sold-Out RunAnnie Baker's JOHN Adds Sunday Performance to Sold-Out Run
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2015

Signature Theatre just announced one additional, final performancefortheir critically acclaimed production ofJOHN,written by Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker(The Flick) and directed by Tony Award-winnerSam Gold(Fun Home). The production, which kickedoff Signature's 25thAnniversary Season,will now play its final performance onSunday, September 6that7:30pm.All other performances are sold out. (more...)

Sacred Heart University to Stage HEADS, by E.M. LewisSacred Heart University to Stage HEADS, by E.M. Lewis
by BWW News Desk - Aug 30, 2015

?"Heads," the story of four people - an American engineer, a British embassy employee, a network journalist, and a freelance photographer, who are thrown together when they are taken hostage during the early years of the war in Iraq, opens in New York at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row, for a limited run, September 11-20, 2015 (410 West 42nd Street). (more...)

West Coast Players Present Edward Albee's A DELICATE BALANCEWest Coast Players Present Edward Albee's A DELICATE BALANCE
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2015

West Coast Players will present one of Edward Albee's most celebrated plays, A Delicate Balance, from September 25 - October 11, 2015. (more...)

Three Day Hangover to Stage New Versions of DRACULA and TARTUFFE at New Home This FallThree Day Hangover to Stage New Versions of DRACULA and TARTUFFE at New Home This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 28, 2015

THREE DAY HANGOVER --the acclaimed interactive theater company -- move into their own venue this fall for two new productions filled with drinking, drama and fun. After staging several acclaimed shows in bars across the city, they will now present DRACULA and TARTUFFE in their new home, McAlpin Hall at The West Park Presbyterian Church on 86th and Amsterdam this fall. The New York City premiere of Steven Dietz's bold interpretation of the timeless classic DRACULA, directed by Lori Wolter Hudson, will run September 30 to October 17, and a brand new adaptation of Moliere's classic farce TARTUFFE, directed by Beth Gardiner, will be performed November 4 to November 21. (more...)

Angelina Fiordellisi, Lauren Velez & Jonathan Walker to Star in CATCH THE BUTCHER at Cherry Lane TheatreAngelina Fiordellisi, Lauren Velez & Jonathan Walker to Star in CATCH THE BUTCHER at Cherry Lane Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 26, 2015

CATCH THE BUTCHER - a new play by Adam Seidel about what happens when a single woman sets off to find the serial killer of other single women - will be given its Off-Broadway premiere this fall when Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St.) kicks off its 92nd anniversary season with the production, directed by Valentina Fratti. (more...)

Site-Specific Reimagining of VERITAS to Play The Cave This FallSite-Specific Reimagining of VERITAS to Play The Cave This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2015

The Representatives in association with The Olmsted Salon present thissite-specific re-imaginingof VERITASby Stan Richardson, beginning Thursday, October 21stwith an Opening onMonday, October 26. The theatre for the production is The Cave @ St. George's in Gramercy Park, 209 East 16thStreet, NYC 10003. (more...)

Skylight Theatre Extends EL GRANDE CIRCUS DE COCA-COLA Through Sept 30Skylight Theatre Extends EL GRANDE CIRCUS DE COCA-COLA Through Sept 30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

Legendary Off-Broadway extravaganza spawns a sequel, El Grande CIRCUS de Coca-Cola is now making its World Premiere in Los Angeles at the Skylight Theatre, and will add performances through September 30, 2015. (more...)

Well-Strung to Return to Feinstein's at the Nikko This FallWell-Strung to Return to Feinstein's at the Nikko This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2015

The all-male string quartet Well-Strung has been receiving rave reviews all over the world - from the House of Blues in New Orleans to the Leicester Square Theatre in London - and now they return to Feinstein's at the Nikko on Sunday, October 4 at 7 p.m. for one performance only to celebrate the release of their new CD, 'POPssical' (available October 2015). (more...)

BWW Review: APT Goes Back to the Basics in SEASCAPEBWW Review: APT Goes Back to the Basics in SEASCAPE
by Amanda Finn - Aug 19, 2015

Marriage can be a foreign language. To some, the language comes easily. But, with time, the words can become meaningless as the motivation behind them lessens. The longer the relationship goes on, the more difficult it can become to comprehend the other person and know exactly what to say. (more...)

CHINA DOLL Adds Additional Broadway Performances; Christopher Denham Replaces Fran KranzCHINA DOLL Adds Additional Broadway Performances; Christopher Denham Replaces Fran Kranz
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2015

The producers of David Mamet's new play China Doll, which stars Academy Award-winner Al Pacino under the direction of Tony Award-winner Pam MacKinnon (The Heidi Chronicles, Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), announced today that an additional 10 performances have been added to the production's limited Broadway engagement. (more...)

BWW Review: APT's Sensational SEASCAPE Signals Life's EvolutionBWW Review: APT's Sensational SEASCAPE Signals Life's Evolution
by Peggy Sue Dunigan - Aug 19, 2015

In the intimate American Players Theatre's (APT) Touchstone Amphitheater, Edward Albee's 1975 Pulitzer Prize winning play Seascape premiered on Saturday afternoon---perhaps with greater resonance in this century than when originally produced.. Director Laura Gordon returns to the drams after directing Milwaukee Rep's 2007 production in the Stiemke Studio along with APT company member Cristina Panfilio. Panfilio agian performedthe role of Sarah, thecoming up from the ocean floorlizard wife of Leslie. This stellar duo continues to define Albee's play with sensitivity and endearing wit, along with fellow actors Sarah Day, Jonathan Smoots and LeShawn Banks. (more...)

Kate Mulgrew & Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer to Host Vineyard Theatre's 2015 Emerging Artists LuncheonKate Mulgrew & Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer to Host Vineyard Theatre's 2015 Emerging Artists Luncheon
by BWW News Desk - Aug 17, 2015

Kate Mulgrew and Anne-Cecilie Engell Speyer will host Vineyard Theatre's Annual Emerging Artists Luncheon on Wednesday, September 30 from noon-2pm at the National Arts Club (15 Gramercy Park South) in Manhattan. Chaired by members of the Vineyard Council, the event will feature the presentation of the 2015 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award to Boo Killebrew (MILLER, MISSISSIPPI). Clare Barron (YOU GOT OLDER), Vineyard's 2014 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award winner, will also be recognized at the luncheon. (more...)

Tony Sheldon and More Join World Premiere of AMELIE at Berkeley Rep; Full Cast Announced!Tony Sheldon and More Join World Premiere of AMELIE at Berkeley Rep; Full Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

Berkeley Rephas announced the full company for its2015-16 season openerAmelie, A New Musical,starring award-winning actress Samantha Barks. (more...)

Melissa Ritz Brings 'BOMBSHELL OF RHYTHM' to SoHo Playhouse thru 8/30Melissa Ritz Brings 'BOMBSHELL OF RHYTHM' to SoHo Playhouse thru 8/30
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

On the heels of receiving the coveted 'Pick of the Fringe' award for her one-woman show, Melissa Ritz brings Bombshell of Rhythm: The Life & Secrets of Ina Ray Hutton to NYC's SoHo Playhouse, now through August 30th. (more...)

VWA Theatricals' THE LAST FIVE YEARS Opens Tonight at DarkhorseVWA Theatricals' THE LAST FIVE YEARS Opens Tonight at Darkhorse
by Jeffrey Ellis - Aug 13, 2015

VWA Theatricals has found its Cathy and Jamie for the upcoming production of Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years: Delaney Amatrudo and Luke Denison. Amatrudo and Denison will lead the cast for the musical, which opens tonight and runs through August 22 at Nashville's iconic Darkhorse Theater. Amatrudo currently studies at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and Denison is a recent graduate of Indiana University. (more...)

Barbara Chisholm to Lead ERMA BOMBECK: AT WIT'S END at Arena StageBarbara Chisholm to Lead ERMA BOMBECK: AT WIT'S END at Arena Stage
by BWW News Desk - Aug 12, 2015

"If life is a bowl of cherries, what am I doing in the pits?" Erma Bombeck, the award-winning humorist and syndicated columnist known for her wry and humorous take on family life, is the subject of the newest project from twin-sister journalists and playwrights Allison Engel and Margaret Engel-the world-premiere drama Erma Bombeck: At Wit's End debuting at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. The Engels reunite with director David Esbjornson (Arena Stage's Guess Who's Coming to Dinner) following their collaboration on the smash hit Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins, which starred Kathleen Turner in its celebrated 2012 run at Arena Stage. (more...)

BWW Previews: 2015 Fall Cleveland Theater ScheduleBWW Previews: 2015 Fall Cleveland Theater Schedule
by Roy Berko - Aug 10, 2015

Though the weather is still warm, soon the leaves will be turning and the Fall 2015 theatre season will be upon us. Here's a list of some of the offerings from September through December. (more...)

BWW Interviews:  Playwright Rick Viede of NOBODYS GIRL at NJ RepBWW Interviews: Playwright Rick Viede of NOBODYS GIRL at NJ Rep
by Marina Kennedy - Aug 7, 2015

Broadwayworld.com interviewed playwright Rick Viede of 'Nobody's Girl' at New Jersey Repertory Company. The show will be on the Long Branch Stage from August 20th to September 20th. (more...)

THE EGG PROGECT to Receive World Premiere at FringeNYCTHE EGG PROGECT to Receive World Premiere at FringeNYC
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2015

THE EGG PROGECT, a dark comedy written by Mike Amatoand inspired by the plays ofEdward Albee, will make its world premiere in the 2015 New York International Fringe Festival. (more...)

Fringe Encore Series to Celebrate 10th Anniversary This FallFringe Encore Series to Celebrate 10th Anniversary This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2015

With over 200 shows presented at FringeNYC Festival and 900 at Edinburgh Fringe, it's hard to be in the know about what's worth seeing. Even worse is having missed the show everyone is talking about post festival. Celebrating its 10th Anniversary, the Fringe Encore Series will present some of the most critically-acclaimed and crowd-pleasing shows from both festivals. But more importantly, pinpoints and cultivates the theater talent of tomorrow. (more...)

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