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Richard Zoglin and Dick Cavett Set for THEATER TALK this WeekRichard Zoglin and Dick Cavett Set for THEATER TALK this Week
by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2014

An all-new THEATER TALK features critic and author Richard Zoglin on his new bestseller, HOPE: Entertainer of the Century (Simon & Schuster), a comprehensive biography of the incomparable comedian, stage, film & TV star Bob Hope. Joining Zoglin is writer and iconic talk show host Dick Cavett, who shares his own memories and anecdotes about Hope with co-hosts Michael Riedel of the New York Post and Susan Haskins. (more...)

Suzanne Bertish & Paxton Whitehead to Receive AEA's 2014 Joe A. Callaway AwardSuzanne Bertish & Paxton Whitehead to Receive AEA's 2014 Joe A. Callaway Award
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2014

Suzanne Bertish and Paxton Whitehead have been selected to receive the 2014 Joe A. Callaway Award presented by the Actors' Equity Foundation. The award, honoring the best performance in a professional production of a classic play (one written prior to 1920) in the New York metropolitan area, will be presented at Equity's Eastern Regional Membership Meeting at 2 pm on Friday, January 9, 2015 at the Equity offices, 165 West 46th Street, New York. The announcement was made by Arne Gundersen, President of the Foundation and Joan Glazer, Managing Director. (more...)

Joy Behar and Playwright Bob Callely Set for THEATER TALK, Beginning 11/28Joy Behar and Playwright Bob Callely Set for THEATER TALK, Beginning 11/28
by TV News Desk - Nov 26, 2014

An all new THEATER TALK puts the spotlight on two off-Broadway shows - Me, My Mouth & I, starring comedienne Joy Behar, now at the Cherry Lane Theatre, and playwright Bob Callely, whose new play On A Stool At The End Of The Bar is currently at 59E59 Theaters. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome SIDE SHOW's Creative Team this WeekTHEATER TALK to Welcome SIDE SHOW's Creative Team this Week
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

Prior to the show's opening on Broadway at the St. James Theatre, the creative team behind the innovative revival of the musical Side Show - director Bill Condon, composer Henry Krieger (Dreamgirls), librettist/ lyricist Bill Russell and scenic designer David Rockwell - visited THEATER TALK to share stories about the remarkable revitalization the 1997 musical has experienced under the stewardship of Condon on its return this fall to Broadway. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome THE BELLE OF AMHERST's Joely Richardson, Steve Cosson & MoreTHEATER TALK to Welcome THE BELLE OF AMHERST's Joely Richardson, Steve Cosson & More
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2014

An all-new THEATER TALK features actor Joely Richardson, currently giving a luminous performance as Emily Dickinson in a revival of William Luce's The Belle of Amherst at The Westside Theatre, and the production's director, Steve Cosson, in a discussion about the reclusive 19th-century poet, and the legacy of actor Julie Harris who opened and toured the play for many years. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome Creators of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIMETHEATER TALK to Welcome Creators of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

The creators behind the dazzling Broadway debut of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time pay a visit to THEATER TALK to discuss the gestation of the work, based on the best-selling novel by Mark Haddon and winner of London's Olivier Award for the National Theatre production that opened in 2013. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome LOVE LETTERS' Brian Dennehy & A.R. GurneyTHEATER TALK to Welcome LOVE LETTERS' Brian Dennehy & A.R. Gurney
by TV News Desk - Oct 29, 2014

The new, all-star limited-engagement Broadway run of A. R. Gurney's beloved two-hander, Love Letters about the times in which people shared their intimate thoughts in letters, brings actor Brian Dennehy and the playwright to THEATER TALK, offering their views on the continuing popularity of the piece written in 1988 and performed world-wide ever since. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Welcome Sting, Stars of THE LAST SHIP & TAIL! SPIN! this WeekTHEATER TALK to Welcome Sting, Stars of THE LAST SHIP & TAIL! SPIN! this Week
by TV News Desk - Oct 22, 2014

New. Ranging from a serious new Broadway musical to a cheeky, Off-Broadway revue, the latest THEATER TALK celebrates The Last Ship and Tail! Spin! with key creative talents from both shows, including composer/lyricist Sting, librettist John Logan, and actor Michael Esper from The Last Ship, plus actors Rachel Dratch and Nate Smith and playwright Mario Correa from Tail! Spin!. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Look at BILLY & RAY, Tribute Marian Seldes This WeekendTHEATER TALK to Look at BILLY & RAY, Tribute Marian Seldes This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

The new THEATER TALK illuminates the fascinating and contentious collaboration between director and co-writer Billy Wilder and writer Raymond Chandler while preparing the screenplay for Double Indemnity, the classic film noir adaptation of a James M. Cain mystery, starring Barbara Stanwyck and Fred MacMurray. Interviewed about the new play, Billy & Ray, now playing, are director Garry Marshall (Pretty Woman, Beaches) and playwright Mike Bencivenga. (more...)

Jesse Green, Michael Musto and Patrick Pacheco to Join Co-Hosts For THEATER TALK's Fall 2014 Preview This WeekendJesse Green, Michael Musto and Patrick Pacheco to Join Co-Hosts For THEATER TALK's Fall 2014 Preview This Weekend
by TV News Desk - Oct 8, 2014

Theater journalists Jesse Green (drama critic at New York Magazine), Michael Musto (MUSTO! The Musical/Out.com) and Patrick Pacheco (NY1) are back once again with Theater Talk co-hosts Michael Riedel of the New York Post and Susan Haskins for a preview of the fall theater season, weighing in on casts, creators, opinion, gossip and heresay with their typical flair. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Celebrate 50 Years of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF This WeekendTHEATER TALK to Celebrate 50 Years of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2014

September 22, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the beloved Broadway musical Fiddler On The Roof - music and lyrics by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, book by Joseph Stein, produced by Harold Prince and directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins. To celebrate the classic show, THEATER TALK welcomes critic and dramaturg Alisa Solomon of the Columbia University Journalism School to discuss her new book, Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Pay Tribute to Joan Rivers This WeekendTHEATER TALK to Pay Tribute to Joan Rivers This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2014

In tribute to Joan Rivers, THEATER TALK will repeat its Spring 2013 Critics' Panel, where the brilliant Ms. Rivers, not only a great entertainer but theater critic for the Beverly Hills Courier, appeared with Ben Brantley of The New York Times and Peter Marks of The Washington Post to assess new shows that had just opened that spring on Broadway. (more...)

Michael Kors Names THEATER TALK One of His Top Three DVR ShowsMichael Kors Names THEATER TALK One of His Top Three DVR Shows
by TV News Desk - Sep 3, 2014

In September's VANITY FAIR Magazine's feature, 'My Stuff,' MICHAEL KORS, superstar fashion designer/entrepeneur (and astute former 'Project Runway' judge), tells VF's readers that his favorite movie is 'All About Eve;' his favorite gadget is his Black Mercedes S550; his stationary is Cartier, his three muses are Jackie Kennedy, Lauren Hutton and Ali McGraw; and one of his 'Top three DVR shows' is THEATER TALK (along with Mad Men and Big Cat Diary). (more...)

Theater Talk to Encore Its ELAINE STRITCH 88TH BIRTHDAY BASH Tomorrow as TributeTheater Talk to Encore Its ELAINE STRITCH 88TH BIRTHDAY BASH Tomorrow as Tribute
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2014

Theater Talk's previously scheduled encore of 'Elaine Stritch 88th Birthday Bash,' will now serve as a tribute to the great entertainer. It will air tomorrow, Friday night (Saturday morning), at 1 am on Thirteen. Thirteen will rebroadcast the show on Saturday at 6:30 AM. (more...)

Cast of HERE LIES LOVE Set for THEATER TALK this WeekendCast of HERE LIES LOVE Set for THEATER TALK this Weekend
by TV News Desk - Jun 26, 2014

The newest THEATER TALK celebrates Here Lies Love, the audience-immersive "poperetta" at The Public, with composer/lyricist David Byrne, and the show's two stars, Jose Llana and Ruthie Ann Miles, who portray real-life Philippine political figures Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos. (more...)

This Week's THEATER TALK to Feature Authors James Shapiro and Carolyn Quinn, 6/20 - 6/23This Week's THEATER TALK to Feature Authors James Shapiro and Carolyn Quinn, 6/20 - 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2014

This week, THEATER TALK welcomes authors with two unique takes on American culture - James Shapiro, Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University, whose new book is Shakespeare in America, an anthology of writing about the Bard's impact on U.S. history; and Carolyn Quinn, author of Mama Rose's Turn: The True Story of America's Most Notorious Stage Mother, whose book illuminates the life of the character central to one of America's greatest musicals, Gypsy. (more...)

THEATER TALK to Feature Joan Marcus, Tony Wrap-Up, Red Carpet Special, 6/13THEATER TALK to Feature Joan Marcus, Tony Wrap-Up, Red Carpet Special, 6/13
by TV News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

This week, THEATER TALK features its annual Tony Wrap Up, an interview with legendary theater photographer Joan Marcus - honored with a special TONY this year - and an AndrewAndrew report from the TONY Red Carpet. Co-hosted by Michael Riedel of the New York Post and producer Susan Haskins, this episode premieres Friday, June 13 (2014) at 1 AM (Saturday morning) on Thirteen/PBS, and repeats in the New York metro area on CUNY TV* Saturday 6/14 at 8:30 PM, Sunday 6/15 at 12:30 PM, and Monday 6/16 at 7:30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. (more...)

CUNY TV to Host 7-Hour Tony Awards Marathon, June 8CUNY TV to Host 7-Hour Tony Awards Marathon, June 8
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

On Tony Awards Sunday -- June 8 -- CUNY TV will present 7-1/2 hours of glorious Broadway interviews related to this year's nominated musicals, plays, and individuals - from 12:30 p.m. right up till Tony time (8 p.m. on CBS). (more...)

CUNY TV to Celebrate Arthur Gelb in Rebroadcast of 1999 Interview, 5/30CUNY TV to Celebrate Arthur Gelb in Rebroadcast of 1999 Interview, 5/30
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2014

Arthur Gelb, the much beloved Managing Editor of The New York Times, a champion of theater coverage there as early as the 1950s and beyond, and co-author, with his wife Barbara, of a massive three-volume biography of American playwright Eugene O'Neill, is celebrated in the CUNY TV rebroadcast of a 1999 THEATER TALK interview, co-hosted by Michael Riedel of the New York Post and producer Susan Haskins, airing Friday, May 30 (2014) at 9:30am, 2:30pm, and 7:30pm. Mr. Gelb passed away on May 20. (more...)

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