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Frances Conroy News

Date of Birth: November 13, 1953 (63)
Birth Place: Monroe, GA, USA
Gender: Female
Photo Coverage: Angela Lansbury & Cast Take Bows in Acting Company's THE CHALK GARDENPhoto Coverage: Angela Lansbury & Cast Take Bows in Acting Company's THE CHALK GARDEN
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - Jun 20, 2017

Just last night, the Acting Company held a one-night-only benefit reading of British drama The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold, starring Angela Lansbury. Completing the cast were Tedra Millan (Present Laughter, The Wolves) as Laurel, Patricia Conolly (The Front Page), Michele Tauber (Mint Theatre's The Charity That Began at Home), Holly Villaire (Scapino), Francesca Faridany (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) as Miss Madrigal, Simon Jones (Blithe Spirit, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) as the Judge, David Lansbury (War Horse) as Maitland and Charlotte Parry (The Importance of Being Earnest) as Olivia. (more...)

Casting Complete for Angela Lansbury-Led THE CHALK GARDEN Benefit ReadingCasting Complete for Angela Lansbury-Led THE CHALK GARDEN Benefit Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

Final casting has been confirmed for The Acting Company's benefit reading of British drama The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold, starring Angela Lansbury. The one-night-only event will take place on Monday, June 19 at 7 PM, at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, presented by The Acting Company in association with Andrew Bryan and Opus Blue Productions. (more...)

VIDEO: Spike Shares New Featurette on New Drama THE MISTVIDEO: Spike Shares New Featurette on New Drama THE MIST
by TV News Desk - Jun 8, 2017

oday Spike has shared a new digital feature for THE MIST, which premieres on Thursday, June 22 at 10 pm ET/PT on Spike TV. (more...)

VIDEO: There's Something Out There! Watch Trailer for Stephen King's THE MISTVIDEO: There's Something Out There! Watch Trailer for Stephen King's THE MIST
by TV News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

There's something out there. THE MIST, from a story by Stephen King, premieres Thursday, June 22nd on Spike. Check out the trailer below! (more...)

A 19th Century Musical Gangster Comes to the Stage in MACAIREA 19th Century Musical Gangster Comes to the Stage in MACAIRE
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Thomas G. Waites TGW ACTING STUDIO is pleased to announce the world premiere production of Thomas Waites' musical MACAIRE. Directed by Waites and musically directed by Steffani Bennett, the show will play a limited engagement at Teatro Latea (107 Suffolk St., NYC). Performances begin Tuesday, August 1 and continue through Sunday, August 13th. Opening Night is Friday, August 4 (8 p.m.). $25 tickets are available now at brownpapertickets.com. (more...)

Angela Lansbury's Nephew, David Lansbury, Will Join Her in THE CHALK GARDEN ReadingAngela Lansbury's Nephew, David Lansbury, Will Join Her in THE CHALK GARDEN Reading
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Additional principal casting has been confirmed for the Angela Lansbury-helmed reading of Enid Bagnold's British drama The Chalk Garden, a benefit for The Acting Company to be held for one night only, Monday, June 19, at 7 PM, at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues. (more...)

LADY TATTOO to Close Out The Acting Company's 2016-17 Salon SeriesLADY TATTOO to Close Out The Acting Company's 2016-17 Salon Series
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2017

The Acting Company will conclude its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with Meg Miroshnik's Lady Tattoo, a compelling new play about the subversive trend of wealthy American women embracing tattoo artistry at the turn of the 20th century. Lady Tattoo explores the human need for the power and control that secrets offer.  (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Horror & Destruction Lies Inside THE MIST, Coming to SpikeVIDEO: Sneak Peek - Horror & Destruction Lies Inside THE MIST, Coming to Spike
by TV News Desk - May 8, 2017

Below, check out a sneak peek at some of the horrors and destruction that lies inside THE MIST, premiering Thursday, June 22nd on Spike.  (more...)

Rebecca Gilman's Ibsen Reinvention DOLLHOUSE Set for The Acting Company's Salon SeriesRebecca Gilman's Ibsen Reinvention DOLLHOUSE Set for The Acting Company's Salon Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2017

The Acting Company will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with Rebecca Gilman's Dollhouse, a contemporary Ibsen reinvention of A Doll's House set in modern-day Chicago, on Monday, April 24th at 7 PM at the Pearl Theatre, 555 West 42nd St. between 10th and 11th Aves., New York, NY.  (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Spike TV's THE MIST, Based on Story by Stephen KingVIDEO: First Look - Spike TV's THE MIST, Based on Story by Stephen King
by TV News Desk - Apr 12, 2017

Below, check out a first look at Spike TV's THE MIST, based on a story by Stephen King. The 10-episode series stars Morgan Spector, Dan Butler, Isiah Washington, Jr. and Frances Conroy and premieres on June 22nd. (more...)

Angela Lansbury to Lead Benefit Reading of THE CHALK GARDEN This SummerAngela Lansbury to Lead Benefit Reading of THE CHALK GARDEN This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2017

Angela Lansbury will appear in The Chalk Garden, after all! (more...)

JITNEY's Keith Randolph Smith to Lead Reading of Marcus Gardley's 'A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES'JITNEY's Keith Randolph Smith to Lead Reading of Marcus Gardley's 'A WOLF IN SNAKESKIN SHOES'
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2017

The Acting Company will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with the first New York City reading of Marcus Gardley's Atlanta-based reinvention of Moliere, A Wolf in Snakeskin Shoes: Or, The Gospel of Tartuffe on Monday, March 20th at 7 PM at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater at the West Side YMCA, 10 W. 64th Street, New York, NY.  (more...)

Dana Ivey Directs Rare Sci-Fi Comedy For One-Night Only ReadingDana Ivey Directs Rare Sci-Fi Comedy For One-Night Only Reading
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2017

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) will continue its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with a reading of Karel Capek's influential science fiction comedy R.U.R. on Monday, February 13th at 7 PM at the Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater at the West Side YMCA, 10 W. 64th Street, New York, NY. (more...)

The Acting Company's X/JULIUS CAESAR Tour Launches Tonight in ArizonaThe Acting Company's X/JULIUS CAESAR Tour Launches Tonight in Arizona
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2017

The Acting Company presents its 44th consecutive season and national tour featuring two gripping dramas in repertory: the world premiere of, X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation and William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. (more...)

Jimonn Cole, Gabriel Lawrence and More Tapped for The Acting Company's X/JULIUS CAESAR TourJimonn Cole, Gabriel Lawrence and More Tapped for The Acting Company's X/JULIUS CAESAR Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2017

The Acting Company announces casting for its 44th consecutive season and national tour featuring two gripping dramas in repertory: the world premiere of, X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation and William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. (more...)

NO PAY, NUDITY, Starring Gabriel Byrne & Nathan Lane, on Digital Download, DVD & VOD TodayNO PAY, NUDITY, Starring Gabriel Byrne & Nathan Lane, on Digital Download, DVD & VOD Today
by Movies News Desk - Dec 13, 2016

monterey media celebrates today's (December 13th) Digital Download, DVD & VOD release of Lee Wilkof's off-beat comedy NO PAY, NUDITY. (more...)

Maria Aitken to Direct Francesca Faridany and James Waterston in DESIGN FOR LIVING at The Acting CompanyMaria Aitken to Direct Francesca Faridany and James Waterston in DESIGN FOR LIVING at The Acting Company
by BWW News Desk - Dec 7, 2016

The Acting Company will launch its 2016-2017 John McDonald Salon Series with a reading of Noel Coward's wonderfully wicked British comedy Design for Living on Monday, December 12th at 7 PM at the Lynn Redgrave Theater at the Culture Project, 45 Bleecker Street, New York, NY. (more...)

NO PAY, NUDITY, Starring Gabriel Byrne & Nathan Lane, on Digital Download, DVD & VOD 12/13NO PAY, NUDITY, Starring Gabriel Byrne & Nathan Lane, on Digital Download, DVD & VOD 12/13
by Movies News Desk - Nov 30, 2016

Following its 25 city U.S. theatrical monterey media is proud to announce the December 13th Digital Download, DVD & VOD release of Lee Wilkof's off-beat comedy NO PAY, NUDITY. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Nathan Lane, Gabriel Byrne Star in NO PAY, NUDITY, Out 11/11BWW Exclusive: Nathan Lane, Gabriel Byrne Star in NO PAY, NUDITY, Out 11/11
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 10, 2016

Below, Broadway World shares an exclusive clip entitled '"Stop Acting Like An Asshole"  from NO PAY, NUDITY, a new comedy drama starring Gabriel Byrne, Frances Conroy and Nathan Lane. (more...)

The Acting Company's 44th National Tour Pairs Shakespeare & Malcolm XThe Acting Company's 44th National Tour Pairs Shakespeare & Malcolm X
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2016

The Acting Company announces its 2016-17 season and 44th national tour featuring two new gripping dramas in repertory -- the world premiere of Marcus Gardley's X and William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. Both will be staged in an exciting artistic and educational collaboration with nearly 30 universities, colleges and community partners. The Company also has announced a five month, monthly Monday night Salon Reading Series in New York City. (more...)

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