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CSC's 'Tempest', Starring Patinkin, Begins Performances Tonight 9/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2008

Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Jessica R. Jenen, will open its 2008-09 season with Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin starring in William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST, to be directed by Kulick. Performances begin Wednesday, September 3. The official press opening is Thursday, September 18. (more...)

South Coast Rep Presents 'Dead Man's Cell Phone' Starting 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2008

South Coast Repertory will present the Southern California premiere of Dead Man's Cell Phone, Sarah Ruhl's fantastical new play about a woman who answers a dead man's cell phone and finds her life turned upside down. Directed by Bart DeLorenzo, Dead Man's Cell Phone runs Sept. 21 - Oct. 12 on the Julianne Argyros Stage. (more...)

South Coast Rep Presents 'Dead Man's Cell Phone' Starting 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2008

South Coast Repertory will present the Southern California premiere of Dead Man's Cell Phone, Sarah Ruhl's fantastical new play about a woman who answers a dead man's cell phone and finds her life turned upside down. Directed by Bart DeLorenzo, Dead Man's Cell Phone runs Sept. 21 - Oct. 12 on the Julianne Argyros Stage. (more...)

Patinkin Rules as 'Prospero' in The Tempest Starting Tonight 9/18 at CSC
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2008

The Classic Stage Company production of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest,' starring Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin, opens Thursday, September 18 at Classic Stage Company, 136 East 13th Street. (more...)

Photo Flash : Mandy Patinkin Stars in CSC's 'The Tempest'
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2008

The Classic Stage Company production of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest,' starring Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin, opens Thursday, September 18 at Classic Stage Company, 136 East 13th Street. (more...)

Mandy Patinkin In Concert At Dodger Stages Beginning September 20
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2004

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LuPone & Patinkin Reunite in 8 Philadelphia Concerts
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2007

Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin perform 'An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin,' a theatrical staged concert at the Prince Music Theater in Philadelphia for 8 performances only from October 23-29. This is LuPone and Patinkin's first time on stage together since their Tony Award winning performances in Evita! (more...)

Streep, Baldwin and Martin to Star in New Nancy Meyers Comedy
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2008

Variety is reporting that actors Steve Martin, Alec Baldwin and Meryl Streep will be starring a new romantic comedy (as of now untitled) written and directed by Nancy Meyers. The film is set to start shooting in February. Meyers will be producing the film along with Scott Rudin. (more...)

Mandy Patinkin Brings Solo Act to West End in January 2009
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2008

What's On Stage is reporting that Mandy Patinkin will be bringing his one man show MANDY PATINKIN LIVE IN CONCERT to the Duke of York Theatre on the West End from January 8th-18th, 2009. (more...)

Streep Would 'Love to Go Back to Broadway'
by BWW News Desk - Nov 17, 2008

NY Post's Page Six Magazine reports that acting icon Meryl Streep would love to return to the Broadway stage. (more...)

Eikenberry & Tucker Win MGLFF Award for Documentary
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2007

Emile Norman - by his own design, a new documentary co-produced by theatre stars Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker, has won the Audience Award for Best Documentary, sponsored by HBO, at the 9th Annual Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. (more...)

Eikenberry & Tucker's Documentary to Play NewFest, 6/8
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2007

Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker's documentary Emile Norman: By His Own Design, which the acclaimed actors produced, will be shown as part of the NewFest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival on Friday, June 8th at 8:00pm at the AMC Theaters on West 34th St. (more...)

Groff, De Shields, Kandel Set For Public's THE BACCHAE, Runs at Delacorte 8/11-8/30
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2009

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) announced casting for the Shakespeare in the Park production of Euripides' THE BACCHAE, directed by JoAnne Akalaitis with original music by Philip Glass and translated by Nicholas Rudall. THE BACCHAE will run August 11-August 30 at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park with an official press opening on Monday, August 24 at 8 p.m. Bank of America returns as lead sponsor of Shakespeare in the Park 2009. (more...)

Spanger & Carpinello Join Maroulis for ROCK OF AGES, Full Casting Announced, Previews Start at Atkinson 3/17
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2009

The producers of ROCK OF AGES announced the complete, awesome cast for Broadway's new, smash hit musical today. Constantine Maroulis, ('American Idol' Season 4, Broadway's The Wedding Singer, RENT) reprising his critically acclaimed role as 'Drew', is now joined by Broadway's best 1970's & 1980's period actors Amy Spanger (The Wedding Singer, Kiss Me Kate) as 'Sherrie' and James Carpinello (Saturday Night Fever, VH1's 'So NoTORIous') as 'Stacee Jaxx'. (more...)

John Lithgow Concert Among New Victory '07/8 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2007

A performance by Tony Award-winner John Lithgow will be among the 2007/2008 season highlights at Off-Broadway's New Victory Theatre (more...)

Mackie, Bartenieff, De Shields, Groff Set For Public Theater's THE BACCHAE 8/11-8/30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2009

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) announced complete casting today for the Shakespeare in the Park production of Euripides' THE BACCHAE, directed by JoAnne Akalaitis with original music by Philip Glass and translated by Nicholas Rudall. Anthony Mackie (The Hurt Locker) will play the lead role of Pentheus joining George Bartenieff as Cadmus; André De Shields as Teiresias; Jonathan Groff as Dionysus; Karen Kandel as Chorus Leader; Joan MacIntosh as Agave; Steven Rishard as Cowherd; and Rocco Sisto as Messenger. (more...)

The Public Theater Previews THE BACCHAE 8/11 At Shakespeare in the Park
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2009

The Public Theater (Artistic Director Oskar Eustis; Executive Director Andrew D. Hamingson) will begin previews Tuesday, August 11, for the Shakespeare in the Park production of Euripides' THE BACCHAE, directed by JoAnne Akalaitis with original music by Philip Glass and translated by Nicholas Rudall. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: 'JULIE & JULIA' Star Streep Shows Off Her 'Musical Skills' On Tonight Show!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 28, 2009

Meryl Streep, the star of 'Julie & Julia,' sat down with Conan O'Brien on The Tonight Show and explained what it was like to play the larger-than-life, culinary legend Julia Child. She also showed off her musical skills as she debuted an original song - on a concertina she 'can't play.' (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Meryl Streep Chats 'JULIE & JULIA' To ET
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 20, 2009

Entertainment Tonight sat down with Meryl Streep, the star of 'Julie & Julia,' and Streep explained what it was like to play the larger-than-life, culinary legend Julia Child. You can watch the clip right here on STAGE TUBE. (more...)

Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin Bring 'Evening' Across US
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2008

Patti LuPone and Many Patinkin, who co-starred together in 'Evita' will be taking their concert of duets, An Evening of Patti LuPone and Many Patinkin, to various locations across the country next spring. The duo have been performing the show since 2002, which features popular duets from theater classics such as South Pacific, Sunday In The Park With George and Evita. (more...)

Meryl Streep Wins SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2009

Meryl Streep, who stars in the film Doubt as the stern Sister Aloysius , has won the 2008 SAG Award Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role for playing the part. Streep was up for an Academy Award for her performance in The Devil Wears Prada. She is a two-time Oscar winner for Kramer vs. Kramer and Sophie's Choice, and has been nominated for an additional 11 Oscars. Other film credits include The Deer Hunter, Silkwood, Out of Africa, Postcards from the Edge, Heartburn, The Bridges of Madison Countyand Adaptation. She was last seen on screen as Donna in the film version of the Broadway hit Mamma Mia!. Her many theatre credits include Trelawney of the 'Wells,' The Taming of the Shrew, Happy End, The Cherry Orchard, The Seagull and Mother Courage (she starred in the latter two at the Delacorte Theatre). Doubt opened on Broadway on March 9th, 2005 and ran through July 2nd, 2006; it had originally played a hit run at Manhattan Theatre Club. With Tony-winning performances by Cherry Jones and Adriane Lenox, and Tony-nominated work by Brian F. O'Byrne, the show won the 2005 Tony Award for Best Play in addition to the Pulitzer Prize. Doug Hughes won a Tony for directing the play. (more...)

Mandy Patinkin in Concert at Kodak Theatre Feb.2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2008

Broadway's master songman, Mandy Patinkin, accompanied by Paul Ford on piano, will bring his critically acclaimed theatre concert to Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center for one performance only on Saturday, February 2 at 8PM. (more...)

Meryl Streep & Anne Hathaway in Talks for INTO THE WOODS in Central Park?
by Rialto Chatter - Jan 1, 2001

BroadwayWorld.com exclusively broke the news back on January 9, 2012 that the hit open-air production of INTO THE WOODS that played London's Regent's Park Theatre in 2011 would play Central Park this summer, confirmed by an official announcement shortly thereafter. At the time, we reported that 'Casting is said to be underway already for the role of 'The Witch' and that the producers are seeking a big name.' Now, sources tell us that talks are underway with stage and screen legend Meryl Streep for 'The Witch' and with Anne Hathaway for the role of 'Cinderella'. This would mark a reunion for the pair who appeared together on screen in THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA and would mark the return for both to Shakespeare in the Park. Streep appeared in Brecht's MOTHER COURAGE in 2006, and Hathaway in TWELTH NIGHT in 2009. (more...)

Streep Talks Oscars with ABC News
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2009

Meryl Streep, who stars in the film Doubt as the stern Sister Aloysius and is up for an Academy Award for her performance, spoke with ABC News about the role and her view on acting awards in general. (more...)

Streep to Star, and Wolfe to Direct Kushner Translated 'Mouther Courage' at Delacorte
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2006

Streep will take on the title role of Brecht's masterpiece in a summer 2006 production at Central Park's Delacorte Theatre (more...)

Meryl Streep to Star in 'Doubt' Film as Sister Aloysius?
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2007

Meryl Streep may be playing the stern Sister Aloysius in the upcoming big screen adaptation of John Patrick Shanley's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Doubt. (more...)

Spanger & Carpinello Join Maroulis for ROCK OF AGES, Full Casting Announced, Previews Start at Atkinson 3/17
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2009

The producers of ROCK OF AGES announced the complete, awesome cast for Broadway's new, smash hit musical today. Constantine Maroulis, ('American Idol' Season 4, Broadway's The Wedding Singer, RENT) reprising his critically acclaimed role as 'Drew', is now joined by Broadway's best 1970's & 1980's period actors Amy Spanger (The Wedding Singer, Kiss Me Kate) as 'Sherrie' and James Carpinello (Saturday Night Fever, VH1's 'So NoTORIous') as 'Stacee Jaxx'. (more...)

Streep Up For A 'MAMMA MIA!' Sequel...But Only If Her 'Boys' Return Too
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2008

WENN News reports that acting icon Meryl Streep would to return for a Mamma Mia! sequel - but only if movie bosses can 'get those fabulous boys back'. (more...)

Tucker and Eikenberry to Star in CT Love Letters in Feb.
by BWW News Desk - Dec 27, 2006

Theatre couple Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker will headline in Love Letters this February (more...)

BWW TV: DOUBT: In Conversation with Meryl Streep
by Movies News Desk - Dec 15, 2008

Meryl Streep, who stars in the film as the stern Sister Aloysius, sat down with BroadwayWorld.com to discuss the riveting film, the power of the story and how she came about winning the role. (more...)

Eikenberry & Tucker Form Team for Komen Race for the Cure
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2007

Registration is open for the 2007 Komen NYC Race for the Cure, which will take place Sunday, September 9, 2007 at 9:20 am in Central Park. It is the signature fundraiser for the Greater New York City Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure (more...)

STAGE TUBE: 'JULIE & JULIA' Star Meryl Streep On NBC's TODAY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 5, 2009

Meryl Streep, the star of 'Julie & Julia,' sat down with NBC's The Today Show and explained what it was like to play the larger-than-life, culinary legend Julia Child. (more...)

CSC Announces Complete Casting For Patinkin's 'Tempest'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2008

Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Jessica R. Jenen, has completed casting of its upcoming production of William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST, starring Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin, directed by Kulick. (more...)

Classic Stage Company Presents Patinkin In 'The Tempest'
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2008

Classic Stage Company, under the leadership of Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Jessica R. Jenen, will open its 2008-09 season with Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin starring in William Shakespeare's THE TEMPEST, to be directed by Kulick. Performances begin Wednesday, September 3. The official press opening is Thursday, September 18. (more...)

Mandy Patinkin Returns To B'Way for May 19th Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2008

Tony Award winner Mandy Patinkin returns to Broadway for one night only to benefit off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company on Monday, May 19. (more...)

Meryl Streep Honored at Upcoming Rome Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2009

Variety reports that the Rome Film Festival will honor Meryl Streep with its Marcus Aurelius lifetime achievement award, while Milos Forman has been tapped as jury president. (more...)

Meryl Streep will Play Mother Courage at the Delacorte in 2006
by BWW News Desk - Apr 21, 2005

Streep will take on the title role of Brecht's masterpiece in a summer 2006 production at Central Park's Delacorte Theatre (more...)

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