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Date Of Birth:
July 23, 1967 (47)
Birth Place:
Fairport, NY, USA
Gender:
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American Playwriting Foundation Forms New Award in Honor of Philip Seymour HoffmanAmerican Playwriting Foundation Forms New Award in Honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

The American Playwriting Foundation, established to make annual grants to new American plays, announced today The Relentless Award, the largest annual cash prize in American theater awarded to a playwright in recognition of a new play. Established in honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman and his pursuit of truth in the theater, The Relentless Award will honor an unproduced play with $45,000, laying the groundwork for the future of American Theater. The American Playwriting Foundation is now open for submissions, and the deadline is July 10, 2015. Three finalists and one winner will be announced on October 2, 2015. (more...)

Disney Considering Chris Pratt for New INDIANA JONES FilmDisney Considering Chris Pratt for New INDIANA JONES Film
by Movies News Desk - Jan 27, 2015

With STAR WARS off and running, Disney is now turning to LucasFilms' INDIANA JONES, according to Deadline. (more...)

Daphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic SocietyDaphne Rubin-Vega and Camille Zamora to Team with Sonnambula 2/5 at Hispanic Society
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2015

Broadway star Daphne Rubin-Vega and acclaimed soprano Camille Zamora join forces with Sonnambula as the concert series at The Hispanic Society of America continues in 2015 with Zarzuela: Musica de Teatro from the Siglo de Oro (Zarzuela: Theatrical Music from the Spanish Golden Age). (more...)

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge Join UK's AMERICAN BUFFALO at Wyndham, AprilJohn Goodman and Tom Sturridge Join UK's AMERICAN BUFFALO at Wyndham, April
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2015

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge will join Damian Lewis in the major new revival of David Mamet's gripping 1975 playAmerican Buffalo. Directed by Daniel Evans, American Buffalo will play at Wyndham's Theatre for a strictly limited run from16 April - 27 June 2015. (more...)

HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 Heading to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On DemandHUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 Heading to Digital HD, Blu-ray/DVD & On Demand
by Movies News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

Lionsgate's (NYSE: LGF) global juggernaut The Hunger Games franchise continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 arriving on Digital HD February 17 and on Blu-ray Combo Pack (plus DVD and Digital HD), DVD (plus Digital) and On Demand Friday, March 6 (more...)

Second Stage's BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Begins Previews TonightSecond Stage's BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Begins Previews Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2015

Directed by Austin Pendleton, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY begins previews tonight, January 16, 2015 and will officially open on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at Second Stage Theatre's Tony Kiser Theatre (305 West 43rd street). (more...)

Garden Theatre to Present DOUBT, 2/6-22Garden Theatre to Present DOUBT, 2/6-22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2015

The Garden Theatre will present the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama Doubt, A Parable, showing February 6 - 22, 2015 at the Garden Theatre (160 West Plant St, Winter Garden). Doubt, A Parable is produced by Beth Marshall Presents and is sponsored by Insight Credit Union and The West Orange Times. (more...)

Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston to Star in AMC and BBC's THE INK FACTORYHugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston to Star in AMC and BBC's THE INK FACTORY
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2015

BBC One, The Ink Factory and AMC today announced a co-production partnership for the television adaptation of John le Carré's novel “The Night Manager.” Multiple Emmy® nominee Hugh Laurie (“House”) and Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, War Horse, Midnight in Paris) will star in the mini-series, which is set to begin filming in spring 2015. Susanne Bier, who won an Academy Award® for In a Better World, will direct. (more...)

Tron Theatre Makeshift Broadcast Presents WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLINGTron Theatre Makeshift Broadcast Presents WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLING
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2015

MAKESHIFT BROADCAST presents When the Rain Stops Falling 4-7 FEBRUARY 2015, 8PM. (more...)

Lionsgate to Release THE HUNGER GAMES - MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 in China 2/8Lionsgate to Release THE HUNGER GAMES - MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 in China 2/8
by Movies News Desk - Jan 7, 2015

Continuing its march across the globe, the latest installment of Lionsgate's (NYSE: LGF) global blockbuster Hunger Games franchise, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1, will be released in China on February 8 (more...)

Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell - Remembering The Stars We Lost in 2014Photo Flashback: A Fond Farewell - Remembering The Stars We Lost in 2014
by Walter McBride - Jan 1, 2015

Broadway fans had plenty of reasons to celebrate this year, with dozens of shows having opened since January, hundreds of actors having made their debuts, and many more having returned to the stage for critically acclaimed performances. Not all news was good though, as we also suffered a loss of an incredible amount of talent. Below, BroadwayWorld sends a fond farewell to those who passed away in 2014. (more...)

Taylor Swift Wins Hugh Jackman's Shirt at BC/EFA AuctionTaylor Swift Wins Hugh Jackman's Shirt at BC/EFA Auction
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2014

Swift reportedly donated $6,000 to the charity for the piece - which Jackman and another audience member also matched. (more...)

THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS Begins in January at 59E59 TheatersTHE ROAD TO DAMASCUS Begins in January at 59E59 Theaters
by BWW News Desk - Dec 22, 2014

59E59 Theaters will welcome the world premiere of THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS, written by Tom Dulack and directed by Michael Parva. Produced by The Directors Company and part of the 59E59's inaugural 5A Season, THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS begins performances on Saturday, January 17 at 8 PM for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 1. Opening Night is Tuesday, January 27 at 7 PM. The performance schedule is Tuesday - Thursday at 7 PM; Friday at 8 PM; Saturday at 2 PM & 8 PM; Sunday at 3 PM. Single tickets are $70 ($49 for 59E59 Members). To purchase tickets, call Ticket Central at (212) 279-4200 or visit www.59e59.org. (more...)

Jeremy Jordan Joins Cast of January LYRICS & LYRICISTS Show at 92YJeremy Jordan Joins Cast of January LYRICS & LYRICISTS Show at 92Y
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

Lyrics & Lyricists gets going on the opening show of its 45th season with 'A Good Thing Going: The Stephen Sondheim and Harold Prince Collaboration' on January 10, 11 and 12. Artistic director David Loud, himself a frequent Sondheim collaborator, explores the 1970-1981 partnership behind the groundbreaking musicals Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, Pacific Overtures, Sweeney Todd and Merrily We Roll Along - with cast members Kate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff, Liz Callaway, James Clow, Jason Danieley, and Jeremy Jordan. (more...)

WHAT I LOVE ABOUT MOVIES is Now AvailableWHAT I LOVE ABOUT MOVIES is Now Available
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Ever wonder what Hollywood's biggest stars actually think about their chosen career? It's a topic that, for nearly a decade, film magazine Little White Lies has explored with a simple question to its A-List subjects: What do you love about movies? The answers have been entertaining, profound, personal, ridiculous, revealing and unexpected, but always unique. And now, the magazine's award-winning editorial and design team has published the most interesting and candid responses into a new book, What I Love About Movies, the ultimate holiday gift for any movie lover. (more...)

The Edge Theater to Present THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT in 2015The Edge Theater to Present THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2014

Nominated for the 2011 Best Play Tony Award, this story is a darkly comic view of addiction, friendship, and love. Jackie, a petty drug dealer, is just out of prison and trying to stay clean. He's also still in love with his coke addicted childhood sweetheart, Veronica. But when he discovers a hat that is not his in the bedroom, life gets a little bit harder. (more...)

Christina Hendricks to Star in Showtime Comedy ROADIES from Cameron CroweChristina Hendricks to Star in Showtime Comedy ROADIES from Cameron Crowe
by TV News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Five-time Emmy® Award nominee Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) will star in the new SHOWTIME pilot ROADIES, which follows the day-to-day life of a successful rock tour as seen through the eyes of music's unsung heroes (more...)

Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke to Receive SBIFF's American Riviera AwardPatricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke to Receive SBIFF's American Riviera Award
by Movies News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, presented by UGG® Australia, is delighted to present the 2015 American Riviera Award to actors Patricia Arquette and Ethan Hawke at the 30th edition of the Fest (more...)

Kate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff and More to Celebrate Sondheim & Prince in 'A GOOD THING GOING' at 92Y Next MonthKate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff and More to Celebrate Sondheim & Prince in 'A GOOD THING GOING' at 92Y Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Lyrics & Lyricists gets going on the opening show of its 45th season with "A Good Thing Going: The Stephen Sondheim and Harold Prince Collaboration" on January 10, 11 and 12. Artistic director David Loud, himself a frequent Sondheim collaborator, explores the 1970-1981 partnership behind the groundbreaking musicals Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, Pacific Overtures, Sweeney Todd and Merrily We Roll Along - with cast members Kate Baldwin, Heidi Blickenstaff, Liz Callaway, James Clow, Jason Danieley, and Alan H. Green. (more...)

The Tin Can Brothers Bring SERIOUSLY. NOT A JOKE. to Hollywood, Now thru 12/13The Tin Can Brothers Bring SERIOUSLY. NOT A JOKE. to Hollywood, Now thru 12/13
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2014

Online sketch comedy group The Tin Can Brothers hit the stage with their newest live show, SERIOUSLY. NOT A JOKE., tonight, December 11, 12, and 13 at the ACME Comedy Theatre in Hollywood. This sketch show marks the group's west coast debut following sold out performances in Chicago this summer. (more...)

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