Frances Conroy News

HEDWIG's Neil Patrick Harris Wants to Appear on AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
by TV News Desk - Jul 18, 2014

Neil Patrick Harris wants to be a freak! So much so that he penned AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW creator Ryan Murphy a letter asking to join the new season of the FX series, but Murphy never responded. (more...)

Photo: Ryan Murphy Tweets Sarah Paulson's Double-Headed 'Freak' on AMERICAN HORROR STORY Set
by TV News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

AMERICAN HORROR STORY creator Ryan Murphy turned to Twitter today to share the first image of Sarah Paulson, who will play conjoined twins, Dot and Bette on the upcoming latest installment titled 'Freak Show'. (more...)

UPDATE: First Teaser Trailer for AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW is a Fake!
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2014

Check out the first teaser trailer for FX's next installment of the anthology series AMERICAN HORROR STORY, subtitled 'Freakshow.' (more...)

(Fan Made) Theatrical First Teaser For AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
by Pat Cerasaro - Jul 13, 2014

A theatrical first promotional spot for the latest season of FX's hit horror anthology series AMERICAN HORROR STORY, subtitled FREAK SHOW, is now available to view. (more...)

VENUS IN FUR's Wes Bentley Joins AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
by TV News Desk - Jul 08, 2014

Variety writes that Wes Bentley has signed on for AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW as 'Eddie', “a tormentor from Kathy Bates' character's past who is seeking revenge”. He will appear in the two-part Halloween episode. (more...)

Nick Offerman Joins Drama Film WELCOME TO HAPPINESS
by Movies News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

Variety writes that Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) has joined the upcoming drama WELCOME TO HAPPINESS. He will join previously announced Kyle Gallner in the film, written and directed by Oliver Thompson. (more...)

VIDEO: Angela Bassett & More Spill Details of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
by TV News Desk - Jun 10, 2014

Below, see what AHS stars Jessica Lange and Angela Bassett have to share about the new installment premiering this Fall on FX! (more...)

Photo Coverage: Patti LuPone & Acting Company Alums Take Bows in THE CRADLE WILL ROCK Benefit
by Jennifer Broski - May 20, 2014

Just last night, Patti LuPone stepped back into the role that led to her Olivier Award, and being cast as the original Fantine in LES MISERABLES, in The Cradle Will Rock at 7pm at Broadway's Bernard Jacobs Theatre, 242 West 45th Street. The one-night concert of Marc Blitzstein's iconic work benefits The Acting Company, which LuPone founded alongside Kevin Kline, John Houseman and Margot Harley. Lonny Price served as musical director. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you photos from the special curtain call! (more...)

Patti LuPone & Son Josh Johnston Star in Acting Company's THE CRADLE WILL ROCK Benefit Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2014

Patti LuPone steps back into the role that led to her Olivier Award, and being cast as the original Fantine in LES MISERABLES, tonight, Monday, May 19 in The Cradle Will Rock at 7pm at Broadway's Bernard Jacobs Theatre, 242 West 45th Street. (more...)

Photo Flash: Kimber Lee's DIFFERENT WORDS FOR THE SAME THING Celebrates Opening in LA
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2014

The world premiere of Kimber Lee's 'different words for the same thing' opened last weekend on May 11 at the Center Theatre Group / Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City. Performances continue through June 1, 2014. Scroll down for photos from the opening night festivities! (more...)

We Remember Nicholas Martin
by Roundabout Theatre Company - May 08, 2014

In honor of the late Nicholas Martin and his accomplished stage career, we take a look back at his directorial work with us through the years. (more...)

PATTI LUPONE Heads to Broadway for 'Cradle Will Rock' One-Night Only, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 08, 2014

Patti LuPone-with all the sensitivity and fight she's famous for-steps back into the role that led to her Olivier Award (and being cast as the original Fantine in Les Miz) on Monday, May 19 in The Cradle Will Rock (more...)

Full Cast Announced for Acting Company's CRADLE WILL ROCK Benefit Concert with Patti LuPone, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2014

Patti LuPone will step back into the role that led to her Olivier Award, and being cast as the original Fantine in LES MISERABLES, on Monday, May 19 in The Cradle Will Rock at 7pm at Broadway's Bernard Jacobs Theatre, 242 West 45th Street, it was announced today. (more...)

John Skelley Stars in HAMLET and ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD at the Guthrie, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2014

The Guthrie Theater and The Acting Company (TAC) reunite for a sixth year, presenting Hamlet, Shakespeare's story of a Danish prince's search for vengeance, justice and truth, in repertory with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, a reworking of the same tragedy from the point of view of two minor characters and their static existence in a world beyond their comprehension. This two-week engagement today, April 22 - May 4, on the McGuire Proscenium Stage, will conclude a successful seven-month 42-city tour, during which time these productions played to thousands of adults and students in large and small markets around the United States. Both Hamlet and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead will showcase the talents of graduates of the University of Minnesota/Guthrie Theater B.F.A. Actor Training Program, as well as alumni of A Guthrie Experience for Actors in Training. (more...)

Denis O'Hare Joins Cast of AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAK SHOW
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2014

In a new interview with Vulture, O'Hare confirmed that he'll be back for the fourth installment in Ryan Murphy's acclaimed horror anthology, AMERICAN HORROR STORY: FREAKSHOW. O'Hare previously appeared in the first and third seasons of the show. (more...)

Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett & More to Return for Next Season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY; More Details Revealed
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

Set in Jupiter, Florida, in 1950, Freak Show will feature AHS alum Jessica Lange portraying 'a German ex-pat who is managing one of the last freak shows in the U.S.' (more...)

Ryan Murphy Reveals Title of Next Season's AMERICAN HORROR STORY!
by TV News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

American Horror Story showrunner Ryan Murphy shared a picture on Twitter today revealing that the subtitle of the fourth season of the FX anthology American Horror Story will be 'Freak Show.' (more...)

Blair Brown, Michael Potts, Maureen Anderman and More Set for The Acting Company's NUDE WITH VIOLIN Reading, 3/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

The Acting Company will present a staged reading of Nude with Violin, Noel Coward's satire on modern art, criticism, pretension and the value placed on art at 7 pm on Monday, March 24 at the Signature Theatre (Alice Griffin Jewel Box), 480 West 42nd Street (9th-10th Avenues). (more...)

Theme for Fourth Season of FX's AMERICAN HORROR STORY Revealed!
by TV News Desk - Mar 18, 2014

AMERICAN HORROR STORY scribe Douglas Petrie revealed that the next season of the FX anthology will be set in a spooky carnival theme. (more...)

Patti LuPone Set to Play 'Moll' in THE CRADLE WILL ROCK Benefit Concert for The Acting Company, 5/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 05, 2014

Patti LuPone steps back into the role that led to her 1985 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Musical as Moll in The Cradle Will Rock on Monday, May 19, 7pm at Broadway's Bernard Jacobs Theatre, 242 West 45th Street. The concert staging of Marc Blitzstein's iconic work will benefit The Acting Company, co-founded by John Houseman, Cradle's original producer in 1937, who directed Ms. LuPone and a cast of Acting Company Alumni in a revival almost 50 years later. Lonny Price (Lincoln Center's Sweeney Todd and Company) will direct; Michael Barrett (Caramoor, NY Festival of Song) will again serve as musical director and play the score as he did in the 1980's production. Tickets will go on sale next month; information on benefit tickets including dinner with Ms. LuPone and the cast is available from 212-258-3111. (more...)

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