BWW Reviews: A MAN'S A MAN Shows a Young, Idealistic Brecht
by Michael Dale - February 2, 2014
CSC revives the abstract anti-war farce penned by a 28-year-old making his first dive into Berlin's post-war artistic renaissance. (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at Classic Stage Company's A MAN'S A MAN
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2014
Classic Stage Company presents A Man's a Man, directed by Brian Kulick and featuring a new score and new songs by Tony Award-winning composer Duncan Sheik. This production continues CSC's exploration of the works of Bertolt Brecht, which began in 2011 with the sold-out production of Galileo and was followed by last season's The Caucasian Chalk Circle (on which Kulick and Sheik also collaborated). The cast features Justin VivIan Bond(Widow Begbick) are Jason Babinsky (Polly Baker), Gibson Frazier (Galy Gay), Martin Moran (Uriah Shelley), Steven Skybell (Jesse Mahoney), Stephen Spinella (Bloody Five), Ching Valdes-Aran (Mr. Wang) and Allan K. Washington (Ensemble). The official opening night is Thursday, January 30. A Man's a Man will play a limited engagement through February 16. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)
Tonight's Performance of CSC's A MAN'S A MAN Cancelled Due to Cast Injury
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2014
This evening's performance of Classic Stage Company's production of Bertolt Brecht's A Man's a Man has been cancelled due to an injury last night to cast member Bill Buell (Jeraiah Jip). Buell sustained a fractured ankle while off-stage early in the first act due to a mechanical malfunction involving a ballast weight for a garage door which is part of the show's set design. As there is no understudy for the role, the remainder of last evening's performance had to be cancelled as well as tonight's performance while a replacement actor is found. CSC hopes to resume performances tomorrow. (more...)
13 in 30: Video Highlights from 2013- A CHRISTMAS STORY
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 22, 2013
2014 is upon us, which means that it's time to look back on all of the highs and lows that this past theatre season has brought. BroadwayWorld is wrapping up the year by tributing our favorite moments of 2013, and in this series, we're highlighting 13 of our favorite musical moments on stage in just 30 seconds. Below, check out a 30 second clip from one of our favorite musicals of the year- A Christmas Story (more...)
A CHRISTMAS STORY's Dan Lauria Talks Book THE GODFATHER TALES and More Today
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2013
Actor Dan Lauria, in conversation with Peter Filichia, theater critic emeritus at the Star-Ledger, will discuss his career and The Godfather Tales, a collection of children's stories he created for his godson, Julian, at a special event tonight, Dec. 16, 2013 at Society of Illustrators, 128 East 63rd St. (more...)
BWW TV: Ralphie Returns to NYC! Chatting with the Company of A CHRISTMAS STORY on Opening Night
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 14, 2013
A Christmas Story, The Musical just arrived at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, where it opened earlier this week, December 12, 2013. BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was there to chat with the company and you can check out all of the opening night excitement below! (more...)
Photo Coverage: A CHRISTMAS STORY Returns to NYC! Inside the Opening Night Curtain Call
by Jennifer Broski - December 13, 2013
A Christmas Story, The Musical just arrived at The Theater at Madison Square Garden, where it opened last night, December 12, 2013. BroadwayWorld was there for all of the festivities and you can check out phtoos from the curtain call below! (more...)
A CHRISTMAS STORY's Dan Lauria to Talk Book THE GODFATHER TALES and More, 12/16
by BWW News Desk - November 25, 2013
You loved him as the father on TV's "The Wonder Years." Now meet him in a new role: The Godfather. (more...)
Photo Coverage: It's Ralphie to the Rescue! A CHRISTMAS STORY Cast Gives Press Preview!
by Jennifer Broski - October 31, 2013
A Christmas Story, The Musical will arrive at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on December 11, where it is set to run through December 29, 2013. The cast and creative team just met the press and you can check out photos from the special event below! (more...)
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