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Written by American playwright Arthur Miller, the show was first staged on September 29, 1955 as a one-act verse drama with A Memory of Two Mondays at the Coronet Theatre on Broadway. The play is set in 1950s America, in an Italian American neighborhood near the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. It employs both a chorus and a narrator (Alfieri). Eddie, the tragic protagonist, has an improper love of, and almost obsession with, Catherine. The 2010 revival starred Liev Schreiber, Scarlett Johansson and Jessica Hecht.


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Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 29, 2016!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for January 29, 2016!
by BWW Discount Alert - Jan 29, 2016

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, January 29, 2016? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

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Patricia Leonard Presents Arthur Miller Reading Featuring Joan CopelandPatricia Leonard Presents Arthur Miller Reading Featuring Joan Copeland
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

In celebration of great American playwright Arthur Miller's centennial, Patricia Leonard will present acclaimed actress Joan Copeland in a rare reading of her brother's short story The Performance. (more...)

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by BWW Discount Alert - Jan 27, 2016

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by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2016

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by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 26, 2016

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by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 1/17/2016. (more...)

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by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 25, 2016

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Bradley Cooper, Greta Gerwig, Jake Gyllenhaal, Tony Kushner and More Set for Tonight's ONE NIGHT 100 YEARS Arthur Miller CelebrationBradley Cooper, Greta Gerwig, Jake Gyllenhaal, Tony Kushner and More Set for Tonight's ONE NIGHT 100 YEARS Arthur Miller Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2016

Taking place tonight, January 25th, 2016, The Arthur Miller Foundation's ONE NIGHT 100 YEARS event honoring legendary playwright Arthur Miller will feature actors reading from Miller's autobiography and unpublished works, as well as scenes from his classic plays Death of a Salesman, The Price, All My Sons, and more. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/24/16- A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGESTAGE TUBE: On This Day for 1/24/16- A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE
by Stage Tube - Jan 24, 2016

Today in 2010, A View From the Bridge opened at the Cort Theatre, where it ran for 81 performances. Written by American playwright Arthur Miller, the show was first staged on September 29, 1955 as a one-act verse drama with A Memory of Two Mondays at the Coronet Theatre on Broadway. The play is set in 1950s America, in an Italian American neighborhood near the Brooklyn Bridge in New York. It employs both a chorus and a narrator (Alfieri). Eddie, the tragic protagonist, has an improper love of, and almost obsession with, Catherine. The 2010 revival starred Liev Schreiber, Scarlett Johansson and Jessica Hecht. (more...)

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Broadway's Back! All Sunday Matinees Resume Performances; NYC Transportation Returning to NormalBroadway's Back! All Sunday Matinees Resume Performances; NYC Transportation Returning to Normal
by BWW News Desk - Jan 24, 2016

A little snow can't stop Broadway for long, but stay warm, Broadway fans! Following New York's Saturday shut-down caused by Winter Storm Jonas, NYC's travel ban has been lifted, and all Broadway shows are back in full force today. (more...)

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Hottest Articles on BroadwayWorld.com from this weekend Sunday, January 24, 2016 - Sunday, January 24, 2016. (more...)

Saturday 12pm UPDATE: Equity President Makes Statement; 2 Broadway Shows CancelSaturday 12pm UPDATE: Equity President Makes Statement; 2 Broadway Shows Cancel
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2016

SATURDAY AM UPDATE: The Governor has called a state of emergency, encouraging everyone to stay home. He will hold a press conference at 10am to update on road closures. (more...)

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Breaking News: Broadway Cancels ALL Saturday Shows After State of Emergency Declared and Transit ShutdownBreaking News: Broadway Cancels ALL Saturday Shows After State of Emergency Declared and Transit Shutdown
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2016

This just in! Following Disney's lead of announcing that THE LION KING and ALADDIN would cancel both of their Saturday shows, additional Broadway productions have followed. (more...)

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George Takei, Danielle Brooks, Jessica Hecht & More Set for Theatre Forward's Annual Broadway RoundtableGeorge Takei, Danielle Brooks, Jessica Hecht & More Set for Theatre Forward's Annual Broadway Roundtable
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

Theatre Forward and UBS will host the 13th Annual Broadway Roundtable on Friday, January 29th at UBS (1285 Avenue of the Americas) from 12:00pm - 2:00pm. (more...)

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Theatr Clwyd Announces Full Cast of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOFTheatr Clwyd Announces Full Cast of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

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Artistic Director John Langs Introduces ACT Theatre's Core CompanyArtistic Director John Langs Introduces ACT Theatre's Core Company
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2016

ACT - A Contemporary Theatre and Artistic Director John Langs are thrilled to announce ACT's first Core Company. Each year, a group of actors will join ACT in a year-long creative endeavor, performing and contributing as artistic ambassadors to ACT's Mainstage season. Langs has assembled the talents of Keiko Green, Kirsten Potter, Lorenzo Roberts, Jasmine Jean Sim, G. Valmont Thomas, Connor Toms, and R. Hamilton Wright for 2016. (more...)

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Less than Two Weeks Left to See A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, Save 35%Less than Two Weeks Left to See A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE, Save 35%
by Contests - Broadway - Feb 9, 2016

Now Through February 21: CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS, Save up to 35% with code VBBWYW131, Book Onstage Seating For Best Availability* (more...)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Recording to Feature Bonus Track From Violinist Itzhak PerlmanFIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Recording to Feature Bonus Track From Violinist Itzhak Perlman
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2016

  The producers of the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof announce that ITZHAK PERLMAN, the reigning virtuoso of the violin, has recorded a special bonus track for the upcoming New Broadway Cast Album of Fiddler on the Roof.  PERLMAN has recorded 'Excerpts from Fiddler on the Roof' arranged by John Williams. (more...)

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Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for February 5, 2016!Broadway at a Discount- What's Available at TKTS for February 5, 2016!
by BWW Discount Alert - Feb 5, 2016

TKTS has been a New York City institution for decades, bringing theatre-goers a last-minute way to get tickets for some of Broadway's hottest shows at a discount. TDF operates three TKTS Discount Booths in New York City- Times Square, South Street Seaport, and Brooklyn. Looking for affordable tickets for tonight, February 5, 2016? BroadwayWorld brings you the full list of what's available today below: (more...)

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Broadway's THE CRUCIBLE Sets New Start Date Due to Saoirse Ronan's OSCARS NodBroadway's THE CRUCIBLE Sets New Start Date Due to Saoirse Ronan's OSCARS Nod
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

Just in, the upcoming Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's The Crucible has moved its first preview to allow star Saoirse Ronan (a Best Actress Oscar nominee for her performance in the film Brooklyn) to attend the Oscars in Los Angeles on Sunday, February 28. (more...)

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Up on the Marquee: THE CRUCIBLEUp on the Marquee: THE CRUCIBLE
by Walter McBride - Feb 2, 2016

Arthur Miller's THE CRUCIBLE will return to Broadway at the Walter Kerr Theatre (219 West 48th Street) this spring. Leading the production are Ben Whishaw (as John Proctor), Sophie Okonedo (as Elizabeth Proctor), Saoirse Ronan (as Abigail Williams), and Ciaran Hinds (as Deputy-Governor Danforth). Check out photos of the theatre marquee below! (more...)

Broadway Records Will Release FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Album in March!Broadway Records Will Release FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Cast Album in March!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

Big news for Fiddler fans! Broadway Records has just announced plans to release a New Broadway Cast Album of Fiddler on the Roof. It will have its worldwide release on March 18th and be available to purchase at The Broadway Theatre beginning March 8th. (more...)

Broadway Stage Management Symposium Sets 2016 ReturnBroadway Stage Management Symposium Sets 2016 Return
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2016

The Broadway Stage Management Symposium is back!  After last year's successful inaugural program, Broadway's best stage managers gather together again for this immersive program.  The Symposium goes far beyond the classroom, offering two full days of practical insights, instruction and career advice from the most experienced and highly-regarded Stage Management professionals on Broadway.  This unique and invaluable program is the largest gathering of Broadway's stage managers for the purpose of teaching the art, craft and skills needed to forge a successful career. (more...)

Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/31/16Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 1/31/16
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

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Broadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Flint, MI This MonthBroadway's FIDDLER ON THE ROOF to Donate Portion of Ticket Sales to Flint, MI This Month
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

The producers of the hit Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof announced this morning that the production will donate $2 from every full-price ticket purchased to the show for all February 2016 performances to The United Way of Genesee County's Flint Water Fund, which directly provides aid the Michigan city's residents, currently suffering from a critical drinking water contamination crisis.  (more...)

Shattered Globe to Round Out 25th Season with IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT This SpringShattered Globe to Round Out 25th Season with IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Shattered Globe Theatre concludes its 25th anniversary season with the gripping, racially charged mystery IN THE HEAT OF THE NIGHT, based on the novel by John Ball, adapted by Matt Pelfrey and directed by Louis Contey, playing April 21 - June 4, 2016 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. (more...)

Gina Gershon & Morgan Spector to Lead Martyna Majok's IRONBOUND Off-BroadwayGina Gershon & Morgan Spector to Lead Martyna Majok's IRONBOUND Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2016

Rattlestick Playwright's Theater and Women's Project Theater have announced that Gina Gershon (Cabaret, Boeing Boeing) will star alongside co-stars Josiah Bania (Sarah Ruhl's Three Sisters at Yale Rep), Shiloh Fernandez (Red Riding Hood) and Drama Desk nominee Morgan Spector (A View From the Bridge, 'Boardwalk Empire'), in their co-production of this spring's New York premiere of IRONBOUND by Martyna Majok (Petty Harbor) in her New York City debut. One of the Top Ten Plays on the 2014 Kilroys' List, IRONBOUND is directed by Daniella Topol (When January Feels Like Summer, Row After Row) and begins performances March 3, 2016, with an Opening Night of March 16, 2016, at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater. (more...)

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