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BWW Review: Baby Boomer Sisters Cope With Aging Parents In Joni Fritz's IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LENBWW Review: Baby Boomer Sisters Cope With Aging Parents In Joni Fritz's IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN
by Victoria Ordin - Nov 18, 2016

Billed as a dark comedy about 50-something children faced with 80-something parents in decline, IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN is a semi-autobiographical play by Joni Fritz (and directed by Tony nominee Lynne Taylor-Corbett) making its New York debut at the Queens Theater. 'I write about what I know, and what I know is family,' Fritz notes in the program's poignant note about her own theater-loving father, who did not live to see this play produced. (more...)

Martha Byrne-Led IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN Begins This Month at Queens TheatreMartha Byrne-Led IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN Begins This Month at Queens Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

As previously announced, Queens Theatre will present the award winning play In the Car with Blossom and Len written by Joni Fritz and directed by Tony Award nominee Lynne Taylor-Corbett (Broadway's SWING!) at the Queens Theatre's Shulman Theatre, located at 14 United Nations Avenue South in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN at Queen's Theatre Starring Martha ByrnePhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with IN THE CAR WITH BLOSSOM AND LEN at Queen's Theatre Starring Martha Byrne
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Queens Theatre (Taryn Sacramone, Executive Director) will present the award winning play In the Car with Blossom and Len written by Joni Fritz and directed by Tony Award nominee Lynne Taylor- Corbett (Broadway's SWING!) at the Queens Theatre's Shulman Theatre located at 14 United Nations Avenue South in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Performances will begin on November 11 and run through November 20, 2016. Tickets from $25 (free parking and free shuttle bus from Mets - Willets Point subway stop) and can be purchased by visiting QueensTheatre.org or by calling 718.760.0064.  (more...)

CRT to Stage New Adaptation of LYSISTRATA, 2/26-3/8CRT to Stage New Adaptation of LYSISTRATA, 2/26-3/8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2015

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the Greek comedy Lysistrata by Aristophanes in the Nafe Katter Theatre on the UConn-Storrs campus from February 26th through March 8th. See how one woman's crusade to end the Peloponnesian War leads to wild laughter, bawdy puns, and both genders begging to make love, not war. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at 'SPELLING BEE' at CT RepPhoto Flash: First Look at 'SPELLING BEE' at CT Rep
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

What do you get when you throw six quirky kids bubbling with adolescence, three frazzled school administrators trying to relive their glory days, a live band, and four new audience members each night into a spelling bee? Magic. Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre tomorrow, November 20th, through December 7th. Winner of Drama Desk, Lucille Lortel, Theatre World and Tony Awards in 2005, Spelling Bee will delight audiences. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

Martin Sola and Nicholas Urda Star in CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD, Running Now thru 10/12Martin Sola and Nicholas Urda Star in CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD, Running Now thru 10/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will open their 2014-15 season with Olives and Blood at the Nafe Katter Theatre today, October 2nd - 12th. Written by Michael Bradford, this new play stars Martin Sola as Juan Luis Trescante Medina, the aging fascist who claims responsibility for the murder of poet-playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, played by Nicholas Urda. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at CRT's OLIVES AND BLOODPhoto Flash: First Look at CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will open their 2014-15 season with Olives and Blood at the Nafe Katter Theatre October 2nd - 12th. Written by Michael Bradford, this new play stars Martin Sola as Juan Luis Trescante Medina, the aging fascist who claims responsibility for the murder of poet-playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, played by Nicholas Urda. Scroll down for a first look a them onstage! (more...)

OLIVES AND BLOOD Opens 10/2 at Connecticut Repertory TheatreOLIVES AND BLOOD Opens 10/2 at Connecticut Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2014

On October 2, OLIVES AND BLOOD will open on the stage at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, making its regional theatre and Connecticut premiere. The production marks the culmination of a journey that playwright Michael Bradford began nearly a decade earlier. The play explores the mystery surrounding the unsolved murder of the Spanish poet-playwright, Federico Garcia Lorca. Lorca, a promising and polarizing young artist, was disappeared during the Spanish Revolution. (more...)

OLIVES AND BLOOD Opens 10/2 at Connecticut Repertory TheatreOLIVES AND BLOOD Opens 10/2 at Connecticut Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

On October 2, OLIVES AND BLOOD will open on the stage at Connecticut Repertory Theatre, making its regional theatre and Connecticut premiere. The production marks the culmination of a journey that playwright Michael Bradford began nearly a decade earlier. The play explores the mystery surrounding the unsolved murder of the Spanish poet-playwright, Federico Garcia Lorca. Lorca, a promising and polarizing young artist, was disappeared during the Spanish Revolution. (more...)

Martin Sola and Nicholas Urda to Star in CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD, Running 10/2-12Martin Sola and Nicholas Urda to Star in CRT's OLIVES AND BLOOD, Running 10/2-12
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2014

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will open their 2014-15 season with Olives and Blood at the Nafe Katter Theatre October 2nd - 12th. Written by Michael Bradford, this new play stars Martin Sola as Juan Luis Trescante Medina, the aging fascist who claims responsibility for the murder of poet-playwright Federico Garcia Lorca, played by Nicholas Urda. (more...)

CRT Presents LEGALLY BLONDE, Now thru 5/4CRT Presents LEGALLY BLONDE, Now thru 5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Legally Blonde the Musical onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theater today, April 24-May 4. The 2007 winner of London's Olivier Award for Best Musical, stars Courtney Hammond as the intelligent, self-assured and fashion conscious Elle Woods. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

CRT to Present LEGALLY BLONDE, 4/24-5/4CRT to Present LEGALLY BLONDE, 4/24-5/4
by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2014

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Legally Blonde the Musical onstage at the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theater April 24-May 4. The 2007 winner of London's Olivier Award for Best Musical, stars Courtney Hammond as the intelligent, self-assured and fashion conscious Elle Woods. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

Lynne Nottage's INTIMATE APPAREL Opens Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Studio Works Series, 10/25-11/4Lynne Nottage's INTIMATE APPAREL Opens Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Studio Works Series, 10/25-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Intimate Apparel, from October 25 through November 4, as the first show in its Studio Works Series in the Studio Theatre on the University of Connecticut, Storrs campus. (more...)

Lynne Nottage's INTIMATE APPAREL Opens Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Studio Works Series, 10/25-11/4Lynne Nottage's INTIMATE APPAREL Opens Connecticut Repertory Theatre's Studio Works Series, 10/25-11/4
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Intimate Apparel, from October 25 through November 4, as the first show in its Studio Works Series in the Studio Theatre on the University of Connecticut, Storrs campus. (more...)

Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, 10/4-14Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, 10/4-14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's new play O Beautiful, October 4 - 14 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Theresa Rebeck's O BEAUTIFUL at CT Rep is About Agreeing That We Don't Always Agree to DisagreeBWW Reviews: Theresa Rebeck's O BEAUTIFUL at CT Rep is About Agreeing That We Don't Always Agree to Disagree
by Lauren Yarger - Oct 6, 2012

Bullying, gun control and abortion rights are just a few issues that get a town hall hearing in the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's O BEAUTIFUL at CT Rep. What sets this one apart from other political plays is that some of the founding fathers themselves and other historic figures stop by to weigh in on some of today's hottest topics. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Kit Flanagan, Laurence Lau and More in CRT's O BEAUTIFUL - Performance Highlights!STAGE TUBE: Kit Flanagan, Laurence Lau and More in CRT's O BEAUTIFUL - Performance Highlights!
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's new play O Beautiful, October 4 - 14 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the production below. (more...)

Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, Now thru 10/14Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, Now thru 10/14
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's new play O Beautiful, tonight, October 4 - 14 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Kit Flanagan, Laurence Lau and More in CRT's O BEAUTIFULPhoto Flash: First Look at Kit Flanagan, Laurence Lau and More in CRT's O BEAUTIFUL
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's new play O Beautiful, October 4 - 14 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below. (more...)

Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, 10/4-14Connecticut Rep Presents O BEAUTIFUL Regional Premiere, 10/4-14
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2012

Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present the regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck's new play O Beautiful, October 4 - 14 in the Harriet S. Jorgensen Theatre, Storrs. For tickets and information, call 860-486-2113 and visit www.crt.uconn.edu. (more...)

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