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THEATER TALK Welcomes HONEYMOON IN VEGAS' Tony Danza & Rob McClure This WeekTHEATER TALK Welcomes HONEYMOON IN VEGAS' Tony Danza & Rob McClure This Week
by TV News Desk - Mar 25, 2015

This week's THEATER TALK revels in show business lore with performers-supreme Tony Danza and Rob McClure, who are now co-starring in the hit musical Honeymoon in Vegas at the Nederlander Theatre. Then the show remembers the late documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles, who died this month at the age of 88. (more...)

SOUND OF MUSIC, SOMETHING ROTTEN! and More Set for THEATER TALK This WeekendSOUND OF MUSIC, SOMETHING ROTTEN! and More Set for THEATER TALK This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

An all-new THEATER TALK looks back at a beloved Broadway musical and its phenomenally successful film adaptation, then ahead to a new musical due on Broadway this spring, itself a declared love letter to musicals. (more...)

Casting Announced for MAD ABOUT THE BOYCasting Announced for MAD ABOUT THE BOY
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2015

Casting has been announced for ASCAP Award-winning writer/director Chip Deffaaa€s next musical production, a€oeMad About the Boy,a€ which is set to open April 12th at the 13th Street Repertory Theater, 50 W. 13th Street. (more...)

Exclusive Interview: Josh Grisetti Preps for His Broadway Debut (For Real This Time) in IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU!Exclusive Interview: Josh Grisetti Preps for His Broadway Debut (For Real This Time) in IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2015

Josh Grisetti, who will be making his official Broadway debut in the show (check out the full story below), plays Marty, the ex-boyfriend of the bride. Check out an exclusive interview with Grisetti below, as he chats about how he relates to his character, what he loves about the material, and so much more! (more...)

Guthrie's Joe Dowling to Chat With NY Post Columnist Michael Riedel Next MonthGuthrie's Joe Dowling to Chat With NY Post Columnist Michael Riedel Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

The Guthrie Theater today announced that its outgoing Director Joe Dowling, the longest tenured artistic director in Guthrie history, will appear for an In Conversation moderated by New York Post theater columnist Michael Riedel on Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. on the Wurtele Thrust Stage. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Jennifer Hudson & Iggy Azalea in Music Video for 'Trouble'VIDEO: First Look - Jennifer Hudson & Iggy Azalea in Music Video for 'Trouble'
by TV News Desk - Feb 27, 2015

Iggy Azalea and Jennifer Hudson act out a game of cops and robbers in the hot, new music video for their joint single 'Trouble'! (more...)

CONSTELLATIONS' Jake Gyllenhaal and Ruth Wilson Set for THEATER TALK This WeekendCONSTELLATIONS' Jake Gyllenhaal and Ruth Wilson Set for THEATER TALK This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2015

On an all-new THEATER TALK, actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Ruth Wilson (2015 Golden Globe winner for Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama) discuss their roles in the Broadway play Constellations and the close working relationship they have developed while starring in this unconventional and critically-acclaimed two-person drama by Nick Payne. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome Maslon, Maltby & Meehan This WeekTHEATER TALK to Welcome Maslon, Maltby & Meehan This Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2015

Audiences have long known their preferences for great American musicals and their respective songwriters, yet few know about the librettists whose narrative structures for musicals (known as 'books') hold the shows together. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome BETWEEN RIVERSIDE & CRAZY's Creative Team, 2/13THEATER TALK to Welcome BETWEEN RIVERSIDE & CRAZY's Creative Team, 2/13
by TV News Desk - Feb 11, 2015

In an all new THEATER TALK, three of Theater Talk's favorite guests are welcomed back to the show – playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, actor Stephen McKinley Henderson and director Austin Pendleton. The trio discusses their collaboration on Guirgis' new play, Between Riverside and Crazy at the Second Stage Theatre, about the off beat world of an aging police officer whose career was cut short in a shooting. In a freewheeling conversation, they also talk about the inspirations for their successful careers, as well as the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, who got his first break from Pendleton and later was Guirgis' mentor and collaborator. (more...)

Playwright Ayad Akhtar, Creators of BROOKLYNITE Set for THEATER TALK This WeekPlaywright Ayad Akhtar, Creators of BROOKLYNITE Set for THEATER TALK This Week
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2015

An all-new THEATER TALK focuses on two very different New York productions, both dealing with issues of identity: the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Disgraced, now at the Lyceum Theatre, and the off-Broadway musical Brooklynite, currently in previews at The Vineyard. (more...)

KINKY BOOTS' Harvey FiersteinKINKY BOOTS' Harvey Fierstein
by Jeffrey Ellis - Feb 2, 2015

As Kinky Boots continues its national tour, which sets down roots in Nashville for a week's worth of performances at TPAC starting Tuesday, February 3, Harvey Fierstein talks about the journey of the musical and his collaboration with Cyndi Lauper and Jerry Mitchell… (more...)

Industry Insight: Press Agent Switcheroo for HONEYMOON IN VEGASIndustry Insight: Press Agent Switcheroo for HONEYMOON IN VEGAS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

Now according to the New York Post, similar drama is going down at Broadway's Honeymoon in Vegas. Michael Riedel revealed that Miramontez's O&M will soon take over tor the musical, which has been recently struggling at the box office, after press firm Boneau/Bryan-Brown resigned from the project. He writes: 'It didn't take Miramontez long to recover from Harvey's lashing. This week he joined 'Honeymoon in Vegas' after the veteran p.r. firm Boneau/Bryan-Brown resigned.' (more...)

Critics Set for THEATER TALK's Spring 2015 Preview This WeekCritics Set for THEATER TALK's Spring 2015 Preview This Week
by TV News Desk - Jan 28, 2015

Theater critic Jesse Green (New York Magazine) and theater journalists Michael Musto (Out.com) and Patrick Pacheco (NY1 News) join co-hosts Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins for a “Spring Season 2015 Preview” of Broadway productions on an all-new THEATER TALK. (more...)

CURIOUS INCIDENT's Alex Sharp and NYC Ballet's Russell Janzen Win 2015 Clive Barnes AwardsCURIOUS INCIDENT's Alex Sharp and NYC Ballet's Russell Janzen Win 2015 Clive Barnes Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

The Fifth Annual Clive Barnes Award winners were announced today. The theater award goes to Alex Sharp, breakout star of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME and the dance award goes to Russell Janzen of New York City Ballet. (more...)

Rob McClure Presents 5th Annual Clive Barnes Theatre Awards TodayRob McClure Presents 5th Annual Clive Barnes Theatre Awards Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

The Fifth Annual Clive Barnes Awards take place today, January 26 at 3pm at the Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

The Fifth Annual Clive Barnes Awards take place today, January 26 at 3pm at the Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center. (more...)

FINDING NEVERLAND Producer Harvey Weinstein Parts Ways with Broadway Press Agent Over 'Creative Differences'FINDING NEVERLAND Producer Harvey Weinstein Parts Ways with Broadway Press Agent Over 'Creative Differences'
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 23, 2015

Producer Harvey Weinstein has parted ways with well-known Broadway press agent Rick Miramontez on the highly anticipated upcoming musical FINDING NEVERLAND. (more...)

Rob McClure to Present 5th Annual Clive Barnes Theatre Award; Ceremony Held Next WeekRob McClure to Present 5th Annual Clive Barnes Theatre Award; Ceremony Held Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

The Fifth Annual Clive Barnes Awards will take place this Monday, January 26 at 3pm at the Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center. (more...)

Julie Halston & Elizabeth Ashley Set for THEATER TALK This WeekendJulie Halston & Elizabeth Ashley Set for THEATER TALK This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Jan 21, 2015

An all-new THEATER TALK features two actresses giving broad, touching performances in the revival of Kaufman and Hart's You Can't Take It With You - Elizabeth Ashley (as Russian Countess Olga Katrina, reduced to serving tables) and Julie Halston (as alcoholic actress Gay Wellington) - talking about their run in the play, continuing through Feb. 22 at the Longacre Theatre, and the sheer enjoyment they have being in a classic American comedy that brings gales of laughter over the footlights. They also share tips on playing comedy and the Zen of applying stage makeup. (more...)

Rialto Chatter: Kaufman & Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Coming Back to Broadway?Rialto Chatter: Kaufman & Hart's ONCE IN A LIFETIME Coming Back to Broadway?
by Rialto Chatter - Jan 14, 2015

Once in a Lifetime, the first of eight collaborations from Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, might be heading back to the stage, according to the New York Post. MIchael Riedel writes that he 'hears rumblings of a possible revival.' The duo is currently represented on Broadway with their 1936 play, You Can't Take It With You. (more...)

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