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Alice Griffin

 

Bio:
American scholar, writer and member of the Signature Theatre Company. the ALICE GRIFFIN JEWEL BOX THEATRE at Signature Theatre is named after her. (read complete bio)
 

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The One-Night-Only Reading of ''Hurlyburly'' to benefit The New Group at Alice Griffi Photo

The One-Night-Only Reading of ''Hurlyburly'' to benefit The New Group at Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre on April 26, 2015 in New York City.

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04/27/2015
Amy Griffin, John Griffin, Alice Griffin and Edward Norton Photo

Amy Griffin, John Griffin, Alice Griffin and Edward Norton

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01/31/2012
 

Alice Griffin Biography

American scholar, writer and member of the Signature Theatre Company. the ALICE GRIFFIN JEWEL BOX THEATRE at Signature Theatre is named after her.




Alice Griffin News

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards Photo A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY, TAKE ME OUT & More Win 2022 Drama League Awards
by Team BWW - May 20, 2022

The 88th Annual Drama League Awards will be presented in person at The Ziegfeld Ballroom on Friday, May 20, 2022, at 12:00PM. The 2022 Awards will recognize eligible Broadway and Off-Broadway (non-virtual only) productions that began preview performances between March 16, 2021, and April 23, 2022.

Premieres by Quiara Alegría Hudes, Sarah Ruhl & More Announced for Signature Theatre Photo Premieres by Quiara Alegría Hudes, Sarah Ruhl & More Announced for Signature Theatre's 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

Signature Theatre announced its 2022-2023 season‚ÄĒfrom Resident playwrights¬†Quiara Alegr√≠a Hudes,¬†Samuel D. Hunter,¬†Sarah Ruhl, and¬†Branden Jacobs-Jenkins‚ÄĒalongside the inauguration of¬†Launchpad, a new residency supporting early-career playwrights that expands the organization‚Äôs singular mission of producing a body of work by each resident writer.

2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List! Photo 2022 Drama League Awards Nominations Announced- Full List!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 25, 2022

The Drama League today announced the 2022 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, Outstanding Direction of a Play, Outstanding Direction of a Musical, and the much-coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

CYRANO, SUFFS & More Lead Top Off-Broadway Shows for April 2022 Photo CYRANO, SUFFS & More Lead Top Off-Broadway Shows for April 2022
by Team BWW - Apr 1, 2022

Off-Broadway is back and better than ever, with countless new shows soon opening across Manhattan and beyond. BroadwayWorld is helping you pick what to see next by rounding up our top recommended theatre each month. Coming up this April is a brand new musical about women's suffrage, an Olivier Award-winning classic, and so much more!

One-Week Extension Announced for Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES Photo One-Week Extension Announced for Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2022

Signature Theatre has extended the New York premiere of Dominique Morisseau’s Confederates, directed by Stori Ayers to April 24. The production, running in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 W. 42nd Street, New York), opened March 27.

Review Roundup: Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES Photo Review Roundup: Dominique Morisseau's CONFEDERATES
by Review Roundups - Mar 28, 2022

Signature Theatre just celebrated opening night of the New York Premiere of Confederates.  Written by Dominique Morisseau and directed by Stori Ayers, Confederates is running at the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre through April 17, 2022.

Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre Photo Works by Anna Deavere Smith, Dominique Morisseau & More Featured in Signature Theatre's 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced today that their 2021-22 Season will feature five works by five Resident Playwrights, including a production by Signature's Residency 1 playwright Anna Deavere Smith, world premiere plays from Residency 5 playwrights Annie Baker, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Samuel D. Hunter & a New York premiere by Dominique Morisseau.

Photo Flash: Take a Look at Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING Photo Photo Flash: Take a Look at Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2020

The Hot Wing King began performances on February 11 and opens on Sunday, March 1 in the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at the Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). The production is an limited engagement through March 22, 2019.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For Signature Theatre's THE HOT WING KING
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2020

The Hot Wing King begins performances on February 11 and opens on Sunday, March 4 in the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at the Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street). The production is an limited engagement through March 22, 2019

Sheldon Best, Cecil Blutcher and More to Star in Signature Theatre's Production of TH Photo Sheldon Best, Cecil Blutcher and More to Star in Signature Theatre's Production of THE HOT WING KING
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 7, 2020

Casting is confirmed for the Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director) world premiere of The Hot Wing King by Katori Hall, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III. The production will play from February 11 to March 22, 2020 with opening night set for March 1 in The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).

Alice Griffin Videos

BWW TV: Lois Robbins Stars In L.O.V.E.R. At Pershing Square Signature Center VideoBWW TV: Lois Robbins Stars In L.O.V.E.R. At Pershing Square Signature Center
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 6, 2019

Kaleidoscope Creative Partners presents the Off-Broadway premiere of L.O.V.E.R., written and performed by Lois Robbins (TV Land's a?oeYoungera??; Cactus Flower) and directed by Karen Carpenter (Love, Loss, and What I Wore).

BWW TV: Watch ILLUMINATI LIZARDS FROM OUTER SPACE Get Ready for NYMF! VideoBWW TV: Watch ILLUMINATI LIZARDS FROM OUTER SPACE Get Ready for NYMF!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 30, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical ILLUMINATI LIZARDS FROM OUTER SPACE gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show. ILLUMINATI LIZARDS FROM OUTER SPACE features music and lyrics by Yuri Worontschak and book and lyrics by Paul Western-Pittard. When beauty-pageant contestant, Tina Lyons is cheated out of her rightful place in the finale of a Ms Beautiful World competition, she admits herself into the Savra Wellness Centre for Spiritual and Mental Wellbeing to rebalance her life. Little does she know she's accidentally checked-in to a top-secret operation run by Illuminati- lizard Overlords on a mission to colonize the planet. As it tracks the rise, fall, then rise again of Tina we're left wondering how we would react if we had the chance to get everything we ever wanted.

BWW TV: Fly High With a Sneak Peek of FLYING LESSONS at NYMF! VideoBWW TV: Fly High With a Sneak Peek of FLYING LESSONS at NYMF!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 29, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical FLYING LESSONS gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show. FLYING LESSONS features a book by Donald Rupe, music by Donald Rupe and Cesar de la Rosa and orchestrations by Cesar de la Rosa, Josh Ceballos and Jason Bailey. In this charming musical, Isabella is a young Latina whose teacher has just assigned the final project of her eighth-grade year: research a historical figure and write a paper about what made them great. Joined by her quirky friends, Isabella has to decide who to study when she is visited in a dream by two unlikely companions: Amelia Earhart and Frederick Douglass. Over time, Isabella writes her own 'recipe for greatness' as she learns as much about herself as she does about history.

BWW TV: The Creation Myth Gets a Punk Rock Retelling in a Sneak Peek of LEAVING EDEN  VideoBWW TV: The Creation Myth Gets a Punk Rock Retelling in a Sneak Peek of LEAVING EDEN at NYMF
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 28, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical LEAVING EDEN gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show. LEAVING EDEN features a book & lyrics by Jenny Waxman; music by Ben Page and additional music by Ada Westfall. Woman and Man will never be the same.  In the beginning God created man and woman; Adam and Lilith. Lilith has some questions, Adam has some rules, and in a modern metropolis, Eve must deal with a mess of her own creation.  Leaving Eden is a punk-rock creation myth that asks: Is there wisdom in the Garden? And will we have to leave Eden to really know?

BWW TV: Learn the Story of Nat Turner in a Sneak Peek of NYMF's BROTHER NAT VideoBWW TV: Learn the Story of Nat Turner in a Sneak Peek of NYMF's BROTHER NAT
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 30, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical FINDING BEAUTIFUL gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show.BROTHER NAT features a book and lyrics by Liana Asim and Jabari Asim and music by Allyssa Jones and Damien Sneed. In this sung-through musical inspired by Nat Turner's historic slave insurrection, the hero toils and dreams of freedom until an Angel appears and issues a divine directive: Rise and revolt! The sign Nat has been waiting for arrives: a solar eclipse. In the darkness, he gathers his warriors and seizes the plantation. Against all odds, Nat dares to RISE above injustice, REVOLT against slavery and believe in the REDEMPTION of all humanity.

BWW TV: Take a Sneak Peek at the Jazzy FINDING BEAUTIFUL at NYMF! VideoBWW TV: Take a Sneak Peek at the Jazzy FINDING BEAUTIFUL at NYMF!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 28, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical FINDING BEAUTIFUL gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show. FINDING BEAUTIFUL features a book, music, and lyrics by the inaugural NYMF Artist Fellowship recipient, Anessa Marie and Danny Bristoll. A celebration of identity, love, and life through the eyes of both a trans woman and gay man in today's society. Featuring a full jazz ensemble and music influenced by both jazz and musical theater, both unique voices combined offer a raw and unsung exploration of gender identity and the joys and sorrows of transitions, both physical and emotional, in America today. Finding Beautiful promises to speak to anyone who has juggled finding the beauty and love within themselves and the strength to be yourself unabashedly.

BWW TV: Travel to the Outback with a First Look at LADYSHIP at NYMF VideoBWW TV: Travel to the Outback with a First Look at LADYSHIP at NYMF
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2019

Earlier this week, the cast and creative team of the new musical LADYSHIP gave a special sneak peek of the upcoming show. LADYSHIP features a book, music, and lyrics by Laura and Linda Good. Is it a crime to survive? Convicted of petty crimes and sentenced to journey to a land they had never known, teenage Irish sisters Alice and Mary are forced to make the treacherous crossing from London to Australia in 1789. With a contemporary alt/pop score by Linda and Laura Good of the band the Twigs,LadyShip reminds us that whether in the 18th century or now, this story is all too familiar - when given no say in their lives or the world around them women will always find their own voice. Based on true events, this is the harrowing story of the 25,000 women who would become the "mothers of Australia," whether they wanted to be or not.

VIDEO: Head Backstage to See How CLUELESS Celebrates Christmas! VideoVIDEO: Head Backstage to See How CLUELESS Celebrates Christmas!
by Stage Tube - Dec 26, 2018

The Christmas season is over? As if. Check out how the Clueless cast kept things merry and bright backstage in this video from swing Katie Goffman!

BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Dove Cameron and Dave Thomas Brown Belt Out 'She's So High' f VideoBWW TV Exclusive: Watch Dove Cameron and Dave Thomas Brown Belt Out 'She's So High' from CLUELESS!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2018

Below, check out an exclusive clip of 'She's So High,' featuring Cameron and Brown!

BWW TV: Dove Cameron & Company Celebrate a Totally Awesome Opening of CLUELESS, THE M VideoBWW TV: Dove Cameron & Company Celebrate a Totally Awesome Opening of CLUELESS, THE MUSICAL!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 12, 2018

The New Group is currently presenting Clueless, the Musical by Amy Heckerling in a world premiere production with choreography by Kelly Devine, directed by Kristin Hanggi. The show officially opened last night, December 11, and BroadwayWorld is taking you inside the big night below!