Nick Hornby News

Date of Birth: April 17, 1957 (58)
Birth Place: Maidenhead, ENGLAND
Gender: Male
Photo Coverage: THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Celebrates Opening NightPhoto Coverage: THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Celebrates Opening Night
by Walter McBride - Jul 28, 2015

Following a sold-out run at Dixon Place, the limited 12- week engagement of the critically-acclaimed new play The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey officially opened last night, July 27, 2015, at theWestside Theatre (407 West 43 Street). THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, the much talked-about new play written and performed by James Lecesne, will have scenic design by Jo Winiarski, lighting design by Matt Richards, sound design by Christian Frederickson, projection design by Aaron Rhyne, original animation & photography by Matthew Sandager, and costumes by Paul Marlow. BroadwayWorld was there for opening night and you can check out photos below! (more...)

Photo Coverage: THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Takes Opening Night BowsPhoto Coverage: THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Takes Opening Night Bows
by Walter McBride - Jul 28, 2015

Following a sold-out run at Dixon Place, the limited 12- week engagement of the critically-acclaimed new play The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey officially opened last night, July 27, 2015, at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43 Street). THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, the much talked-about new play written and performed by James Lecesne, will have scenic design by Jo Winiarski, lighting design by Matt Richards, sound design by Christian Frederickson, projection design by Aaron Rhyne, original animation & photography by Matthew Sandager, and costumes by Paul Marlow. BroadwayWorld was there for opening night and you can check out photos below! (more...)

THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Opens Off-Broadway TonightTHE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Opens Off-Broadway Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2015

Following a sold-out run at Dixon Place, the limited 12- week engagement of the critically-acclaimed new play THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY officially opens tonight, July 27, 2015, at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43 Street).  (more...)

Nick Hornby Joins Screenwriter Lecture Series 2015 LineupNick Hornby Joins Screenwriter Lecture Series 2015 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2015

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) and the BFI (British Film Institute) today announced that the latest in their prestigious series of lectures by the world's leading screenwriters will feature Britons Nick Hornby and Jimmy McGovern, Americans Nancy Meyers and Beau Willimon, and Australian Andrew Bovell. The lectures will take place in London between Wednesday 23 September and Saturday 3 October inclusive. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at James Lecesne in THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Off-BroadwayPhoto Flash: First Look at James Lecesne in THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2015

Production photos for the critically-acclaimed new play THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, written and performed by James Lecesne, have just been released - check them out below! The new play is now in previews and officially opens on Monday, July 27, 2015 at the Westside Theatre (407 West 43 Street).  (more...)

Edie Windsor to Receive First Absolute Brightness Award Tonight After 'LEONARD PELKEY'Edie Windsor to Receive First Absolute Brightness Award Tonight After 'LEONARD PELKEY'
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2015

The new play THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY will honor civil rights hero Edie Windsor as the first recipient of the Absolute Brightness Award after the evening performance tonight, July 16, at the Westside Theatre. The award is given to a unique individual who is a shining beacon in their community, and an inspiration to live as your truest self.  (more...)

THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Sets Rush PolicyTHE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY Sets Rush Policy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2015

BroadwayWorld has learned that a limited number of $25 student rush tickets will be available for each performance when the Westside Theatre box office opens for that day's performance(s), for students 25 and under, with a valid student ID.  Patrons are limited to one ticket per ID. (more...)

THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to The Trevor ProjectTHE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to The Trevor Project
by BWW News Desk - Jun 16, 2015

Tony Award-winning producers Darren Bagert (An American In Paris, Buyer & Cellar) and Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, It Shoulda Been You) announced that for every full priced and premium ticket purchased to the critically-acclaimed new play THE ABSOLUTE BRIGHTNESS OF LEONARD PELKEY, the production will donate $5.00 directly to The Trevor Project.   (more...)

Pronoun Announces Formation of Free Publishing Platform for AuthorsPronoun Announces Formation of Free Publishing Platform for Authors
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2015

(more...)

BIRDMAN and BOYHOOD Top 2015 Critics' Choice Movie Awards; All the Winners!BIRDMAN and BOYHOOD Top 2015 Critics' Choice Movie Awards; All the Winners!
by Movies News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) announced the winners of the 20th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards tonight, live from the Hollywood Palladium. The show aired on A&E at 9pm ET/6pm PT and was hosted by Michael Strahan. Scroll down for the full list of winners! (more...)

THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Tops AARP Magazine's 14th Annual 'Movies for Grownups' AwardsTHE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Tops AARP Magazine's 14th Annual 'Movies for Grownups' Awards
by Movies News Desk - Jan 9, 2015

The Theory of Everything, the biographical romantic drama depicting the physical and emotional journey of theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, has earned the 2014 Movies for Grownups Best Picture award from the editors of AARP The Magazine (more...)

GONE GIRL, IMITATION GAME Among USC Libraries Scripter Award Nominees; Full ListGONE GIRL, IMITATION GAME Among USC Libraries Scripter Award Nominees; Full List
by Movies News Desk - Jan 8, 2015

The USC Libraries have announced the nominees for the 27th annual USC Libraries Scripter Award, which recognizes 'the best adaptation of the printed word into film, and is given to both the author and screenwriter. (more...)

BOYHOOD, AMERICAN SNIPER Among 2015 Writers Guild Awards Screenplay Nominees; Full List!BOYHOOD, AMERICAN SNIPER Among 2015 Writers Guild Awards Screenplay Nominees; Full List!
by Movies News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in writing for the screen during 2014 (more...)

BIRDMAN, INTO THE WOODS, Meryl Streep Among Nominees for CRITICS CHOICE MOVIE AWARDS; Full List AnnouncedBIRDMAN, INTO THE WOODS, Meryl Streep Among Nominees for CRITICS CHOICE MOVIE AWARDS; Full List Announced
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Michael Keaton's Birdman tops the list of nominations, with The Grand Budapest Hotel, receiving 11 noms, and Boyhood, earning eight nods. INTO THE WOODS received several nominations including Best Acting Ensemble. (more...)

Author Makes Cameo Appearance in WILD Movie Starring Reese WitherspoonAuthor Makes Cameo Appearance in WILD Movie Starring Reese Witherspoon
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

Cheryl Strayed makes an appearance in the movie WILD based on her bestselling book, and starring Reese Witherspoon. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Funky, Fun, HIGH FIDELITY, A MUSICAL at Blank CanvasBWW Reviews: Funky, Fun, HIGH FIDELITY, A MUSICAL at Blank Canvas
by Roy Berko - Dec 9, 2014

Pat Ciamacco, artistic director at Blank Canvas, has a 'thing' for off-beat musicals. Sure, he produced 'Hair' and 'Godspell,' but it's more likely that what you'll see mounted on his stage are 'Beach Blanket Party,' 'Debbie Does Dallas,' and 'Texas Chainsaw Musical.' I'm surprised he's missed out on 'Bullshot Crummond,' 'Dance of the Vampires,' 'Expresso Bongo,' 'Hands on a Hard Body, and, of course, 'The Rocky Horror Show.' (more...)

Sundance 2015 Sets Premieres, Doc Premieres, Special Events & PanelsSundance 2015 Sets Premieres, Doc Premieres, Special Events & Panels
by Movies News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Sundance Institute announced today the films selected to screen in the out-of-competition Premieres and Documentary Premieres sections, as well as the selections for a new Special Events section and participants for two panels, at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, January 22 to February 1 in Park City, Salt Lake City, Ogden and Sundance, Utah. The Festival is the centerpiece of the year-round public programs for the Institute, which also hosts 24 residency labs and grants more than $2.5 million to independent artists each year. (more...)

Review Roundup: Reese Witherspoon Stars in WILDReview Roundup: Reese Witherspoon Stars in WILD
by Review Roundups - Dec 5, 2014

Director Jean-Marc Vallée's adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's New York Times #1 best-seller WILD, starring Reese Witherspoon, hits theaters today, December 5th. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

The International Press Academy Announces Nominations For The 19th Annual Satellite'' AwardsThe International Press Academy Announces Nominations For The 19th Annual Satellite'' Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ The International Press Academy (IPA) announced its nominations for the 19 th Annual Satellite Awards in the Motion Pictures and Television categories. Each year, the IPA celebrates nominees from domestic and international submissions for 38 categories: 19 in Motion Pictures, 13 in Television, 2 in Blu-ray DVDs and 4 in Video Games. (more...)

NOOK Launches Online Christmas ShopNOOK Launches Online Christmas Shop
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

NOOK Media LLC, a subsidiary of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced the launch of the NOOK Christmas Shop, a dedicated section on NOOK.co.uk featuring curated book lists and great offers to help customers discover the best books for the Christmas season. The site features a special Christmas sale, with prices starting as low as 59p on a wide range of select popular books, as well a list of the NOOK Editor's Choice of the Best 100 Books of 2014, and many more great lists and offers, the NOOK Christmas Shop (www.nook.co.uk) is a great resource for people in the UK who love to read. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 10   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to: