Janet Langhart Cohen News

Photo Flash: Whoopi Goldberg, Sting, Janet Langhart Cohen and More Visit Bryan Cranston at ALL THE WAY
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2014

Bryan Cranston, starring as as LBJ in ALL THE WAY, was lauded recently by an impressive array of celebrities and dignitaries. Whoopi Goldberg, Trudie Styler, Sting, playwright Janet Langhart Cohen ('Anne & Emmett') and former Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen paid him a visit backstage, and you can check out a photo below! (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith Leads Private ANNE & EMMETT Reading Today
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2013

Anna Deavere Smith, the award winning actress and playwright, will be giving a theatrical reading of Janet Langhart Cohen's critically acclaimed one act play, ANNE & EMMETT, an imaginary conversation between Anne Frank and Emmett Till. (more...)

Anna Deavere Smith Will Lead Private ANNE & EMMETT Reading, 3/11
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2013

Anna Deavere Smith, the award winning actress and playwright, will be giving a theatrical reading of Janet Langhart Cohen's critically acclaimed one act play, ANNE & EMMETT, an imaginary conversation between Anne Frank and Emmett Till. (more...)

BWW's Top St. Louis Theatre Stories of 2012
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 26, 2012

BroadwayWorld brings you the Best of St. Louis in the year 2012. Check out the Top Theatre Stories from each month during in the year 2012. We look forward to another exciting year of theatre in 2013! (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Black Rep's Intriguing Production of ANNE & EMMETT
by Chris Gibson - Nov 02, 2012

Playwright Janet Langhart Cohen has crafted an intriguing work with ANNE & EMMETT, which brings together two seemingly disparate people from history, and then proceeds to show how similar their lives were. The Black Rep's current production is nicely conceived and executed, and features four fine performances. The message conveyed about racism, and its different guises, is an important one, and one not soon forgotten. (more...)

Ford's Theatre Announces Lincoln Legacy Project Events
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2011

Paul R. Tetreault, Director of Ford's Theatre Society, announced the special event line-up for The Lincoln Legacy Project. (more...)

Ford's Theatre Announces Lincoln Legacy Project Events
by BWW News Desk - Sep 07, 2011

Paul R. Tetreault, Director of Ford's Theatre Society, announced the special event line-up for The Lincoln Legacy Project. (more...)

Photo Coverage: SPIDER-MAN Starry Arrivals - Part 1
by Walter McBride - Jun 16, 2011

On Tuesday, June 14, SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK at last celebrated its opening night on Broadway at the Foxwoods theater after years of delays. BroadwayWorld.com was there to capture all of the excitement of the night, including one of the starriest red carpets in Broadway history. Below, we bring you part 1 of our complete arrivals coverage! (more...)

Huntington Theatre Presents AUGUST WILSON'S LEGACY Free Discussion Event In Conjunction With FENCES
by BWW News Desk - Sep 01, 2009

In conjunction with Fences, the opening production in its 2009-2010 Season of American Stories, the Huntington Theatre Company partners with Roxbury Community College to present August Wilson's Legacy, a celebration of the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning playwright's work and a discussion with acclaimed Wilson director Kenny Leon and a diverse panel of local artists who will look ahead to the next generation. (more...)

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