THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL


From the Sondheim Theatre on Broadway, Ms. Hughes, founder and chairperson of Radio One, discusses the emotional and unforgettable show and interviews the all-star cast that includes Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams.

Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in 2014 Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in 2014
by Stage Tube - April 25, 2020

Center Theatre Group is curating a collection of scenes from some of their most beloved productions for your viewing pleasure....
Town Hall Theatre Announces 76th Season 2020/21: GROWING UP Town Hall Theatre Announces 76th Season 2020/21: GROWING UP
by BWW News Desk - April 24, 2020

Town Hall Theatre Company has announced four compelling plays and musicals for its 76th 2020/21 Season, entitled GROWING UP.  ...
Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER
by TV News Desk - March 26, 2020

Cicely Tyson will reprise her role as Ophelia Harkness, the mother of Annalise Keating (Viola Davis), for the final  season of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder. According to Deadline, Anne-Marie Johnson is also set to recur in the second half of the sixth and final season....
VIDEO: Eartha Kitt Hit Becomes A Timely Parody With Jim Brosseau and Halcyone Hurst's 'Sanitizer Baby' VIDEO: Eartha Kitt Hit Becomes A Timely Parody With Jim Brosseau and Halcyone Hurst's 'Sanitizer Baby'
by Stage Tube - March 17, 2020

Writer-composer Jim Brosseau and veteran actor Halcyone Hurst have collaborated on a song to help lend levity to our virus-obsessed times. Brosseau rewrote the lyrics to Eartha Kitt's iconic a?oeSanta Baby,a?? the 1953 holiday hit written by Joan Javits and Philip Springer....
Philadelphia Stars Fill The Walnut Stage For Gore Vidal's THE BEST MAN Philadelphia Stars Fill The Walnut Stage For Gore Vidal's THE BEST MAN
by BWW News Desk - March 03, 2020

Walnut Street Theatre (WST) continues its 211th season with Gore Vidal's thrilling political drama, THE BEST MAN. Directed by Broadway veteran Michael Wilson, the production begins previews on March 10, opens March 18, and continues through April 26 on the Walnut's Mainstage....
Ford's Theatre Has Announced Their 2020-2021 Season Ford's Theatre Has Announced Their 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - February 25, 2020

Ford's Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced the Ford's Theatre 2020-2021 season will include: Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful, directed by Michael Wilson and featuring Nancy Robinette; the D.C.-premiere of a new play based on the real-life friendship of contralto Marian Anderson a...
THE KING'S SPEECH Comes To Hartford Stage In March THE KING'S SPEECH Comes To Hartford Stage In March
by BWW News Desk - February 24, 2020

Former Artistic Director Michael Wilson will return to Hartford Stage in March to direct the original play which inspired the Academy Award-winning film The King's Speech. Written by Academy Award-winning screenwriter David Seidler, the play tells the true story of King George VI, his speech therapi...
BWW Review: THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL Is One Adventure You Don't Want To Miss BWW Review: THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL Is One Adventure You Don't Want To Miss
by Luke Elisio - February 19, 2020

If a production is successful, it will draw you into the world it has created and for a while, allow you to lose yourself in the story unfolding on stage. With just a few well-placed set pieces, convincing costumes and powerful performances, it can be done. THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, now playing at the ...
Photo Flash: Blair Underwood, Celia Keenan-Bolger and More at Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable Photo Flash: Blair Underwood, Celia Keenan-Bolger and More at Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable
by BWW News Desk - February 07, 2020

On January 31, 2020, Theatre Forward presented its 17th Annual Broadway Roundtable at UBS, 1285 Avenue of the Americas, New York City, focused on the question, 'How Does Theatre Mirror Society?' with Broadway luminaries on the panel including Blair Underwood, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Jacob G. Padrón, Lo...
Ironweed Productions Launches Its 2020 Season with THE ALIENS by Annie Baker Ironweed Productions Launches Its 2020 Season with THE ALIENS by Annie Baker
by Zoe Burke - January 29, 2020

Ironweed Productions celebrates its 15th anniversary and launches its 2020 Season with Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker's comically off-beat and gently moving play, The Aliens, opening March 5th....
Celia Keenan-Bolger, Blair Underwood and More to be Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable Panelists Celia Keenan-Bolger, Blair Underwood and More to be Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable Panelists
by BWW News Desk - January 28, 2020

How Does Theatre Mirror Society? will be explored along with drawing on the panelists' experiences and perspectives on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. Topics of the 17th annual Theatre Forward Broadway Roundtable will include an open-ended dialogue about opportunity, access, education and social ju...
Fellowship for Performing Arts' PARADISE LOST Has Been Extended Fellowship for Performing Arts' PARADISE LOST Has Been Extended
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2020

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today that the New York premiere of Paradise Lost will extend due to popular demand. Originally scheduled to conclude its run on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, Paradise Lost will now play an additional week, through Sunday, March 1, 2020. ...
Photo Flash: Richard Kind and More Stop By HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Photo Flash: Richard Kind and More Stop By HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2020

Harry Townsend's Last Stand, which recently extended its limited run through April 5th due to enormous response from critics and audience alike welcomed some stars for a backstage visit! Check out photos below!...
Photo Flash: Go Inside Opening Night of PARADISE LOST Photo Flash: Go Inside Opening Night of PARADISE LOST
by BWW News Desk - January 23, 2020

Written by award-winning playwright Tom Dulack (Incommunicado, Kennedy Center Prize for New American Drama; Road to Damascus) and directed by Michael Parva (Irena's Vow, Martin Luther on Trial), PARADISE LOST just opened last night, January 22, at Theatre Three at Theatre Row (410 W. 42nd Street, Ne...
Photo Flash: First Look at PARADISE LOST at Theatre Row Photo Flash: First Look at PARADISE LOST at Theatre Row
by BWW News Desk - January 22, 2020

Written by award-winning playwright Tom Dulack (Incommunicado, Kennedy Center Prize for New American Drama; Road to Damascus) and directed by Michael Parva (Irena's Vow, Martin Luther on Trial), performances of PARADISE LOST begin on Wednesday, January 15, with opening night set for Wednesday, Janua...
HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Starring Len Cariou and Craig Bierko Has Been Extended Into April HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Starring Len Cariou and Craig Bierko Has Been Extended Into April
by BWW News Desk - January 21, 2020

Harry Townsend's Last Stand a new play written by George Eastman (The Snow Job; Bitter Exchange) and directed by Karen Carpenter (Love, Loss and What I Wore; Handle With Care), has extended its limited run through April 5th due to enormous response from critics and audience alike, it was announced t...
Alumnae Theatre Will Stage THE TRIP TO THE BOUNTIFUL Alumnae Theatre Will Stage THE TRIP TO THE BOUNTIFUL
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2020

The award-winning play The Trip to Bountiful is returning to Toronto. The play opens January 17 at Alumnae Theatre and runs until February 1....
Robbie Simpson Will Complete the Cast of PARADISE LOST from Fellowship for Performing Arts Robbie Simpson Will Complete the Cast of PARADISE LOST from Fellowship for Performing Arts
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2020

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today that Robbie Simpson (Afterglow, 'Dietland') will complete the cast for the New York premiere of PARADISE LOST....
Meet the Cast of A SOLDIER'S PLAY - Now in Previews on Broadway! Meet the Cast of A SOLDIER'S PLAY - Now in Previews on Broadway!
by Meet the Cast - December 27, 2019

A Soldier's Play is officially in previews on Broadway! A Soldier's Play opens officially on January 21, 2020. This is a limited engagement at the American Airlines Theatre on Broadway (227 West 42nd Street). It stars David Alan Grier, Blair Underwood, Nnamdi Asomugha, Jerry O'Connell, McKinley ...
People's Light Presents THE CHILDREN By Lucy Kirkwood in January People's Light Presents THE CHILDREN By Lucy Kirkwood in January
by BWW News Desk - December 20, 2019

People's Light presents Lucy Kirkwood's The Children, 2018 Tony Award nominee for Best Play. Two retired nuclear physicists live a quiet life in a cottage by the sea. Outside, the world is plagued by earthquakes, tsunamis, and a nearby nuclear meltdown. When a former colleague turns up after forty y...
Keke Palmer to Host SINGLED OUT for MTV Studios and Quibi Keke Palmer to Host SINGLED OUT for MTV Studios and Quibi
by TV News Desk - December 13, 2019

MTV Studios, a unit of MTV and ViacomCBS's (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC) and Quibi announced today that multifaceted entertainer Keke Palmer will host 'Singled Out' alongside co-host Joel Kim Booster. MTV's wildly popular dating show reimagined for the short-form mobile video platform is set to launch in Sp...
Alison Fraser, Lou Liberatore and More Join the Cast PARADISE LOST Alison Fraser, Lou Liberatore and More Join the Cast PARADISE LOST
by BWW News Desk - December 11, 2019

Fellowship for Performing Arts announced today complete casting for the New York premiere of PARADISE LOST, written by award-winning playwright Tom Dulack (Incommunicado, Kennedy Center Prize for New American Drama; Road to Damascus) and directed by Michael Parva (Irena's Vow, Martin Luther on Tri...
Hackmatack Announces Summer Season 2020 Hackmatack Announces Summer Season 2020
by BWW News Desk - December 09, 2019

a?oeIf, after the events of recent weeks you need any reason at all to embrace life again, the musical you've been waiting for has arrived.a??...
Photo Coverage: HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Celebrates Opening Night Photo Coverage: HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND Celebrates Opening Night
by Linda Lenzi - December 05, 2019

Harry Townsend's Last Stand (www.HarryTownsendsLastStand.com) a new play written by George Eastman (The Snow Job; Bitter Exchange) and directed by Karen Carpenter (Love, Loss and What I Wore; Handle With Care), just opened at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street between 6th and 7th Av...
VIDEO: Get A First Look At HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND at New York City Center VIDEO: Get A First Look At HARRY TOWNSEND'S LAST STAND at New York City Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - December 03, 2019

Harry Townsend's Last Stand (www.HarryTownsendsLastStand.com) a new play written by George Eastman (The Snow Job; Bitter Exchange) and directed by Karen Carpenter (Love, Loss and What I Wore; Handle With Care), is currently playing at New York City Center Stage II (131 West 55th Street between 6th a...