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Ayn Rand

 
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Date of Birth: February 02, 1905
Date of Death: March 06, 1982 (77)

Birth Place: St. Petersburg, RUSSIA

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New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Avenue Armo Photo New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Avenue Armory
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 22, 2022

Park Avenue Armory will close out its 2022 season with the North American premiere of a new commission by German artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt.

Dan Lauria to Star in Staged Reading of LAST DAY by Richard Vetere Photo Dan Lauria to Star in Staged Reading of LAST DAY by Richard Vetere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Eric Krebs & THEATER555 will present a staged reading of Last Day by Richard Vetere. Inspired by the William Butler Yeats quote, 'The beautiful and innocent have no enemy but time.' Last Day is a vigorous exploration of love & friendship at the end of the 20th Century.

New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Ave Armory  Photo New Julian Rosefeldt Film Installation Makes North American Debut At Park Ave Armory This Fall
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 21, 2022

Park Avenue Armory will close out its 2022 season with the North American premiere of a new commission by German artist and filmmaker Julian Rosefeldt.

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards Photo VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held last night, Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, and aired on TNT and TBS. Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett presented Helen Mirren with the 57th Life Achievement Award, which was preceded by a montage of some of her most iconic screen performances.

BWW Review: Scoundrel and Scamp Brings Dickens Classic to Sacred Desert Photo BWW Review: Scoundrel and Scamp Brings Dickens Classic to Sacred Desert
by Robert Encila-Celdran - Dec 13, 2021

In A SONORAN DESERT CAROL, Claire Mannle had the insight to adapt Charles Dickens' Christmas classic as a sacred homage to our native ancestors, but not without admonishing the predatory elites of our modern economic system. Dickens would likely approve the latter inasmuch as income inequality had become a chief ingredient of his social criticism.

Park Avenue Armory Announces 2022 Season Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces 2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2021

Park Avenue Armory announced today its programming for the coming year, returning with a robust 2022 season of multidisciplinary productions and installations-–including new commissions, and world and North American premieres-–that offer bold visions for our future and timely reexaminations of our past.

BWW Review: Wall Street Takes Center Stage at Live Theatre Workshop Photo BWW Review: Wall Street Takes Center Stage at Live Theatre Workshop
by Robert Encila-Celdran - Oct 25, 2021

In DRY POWDER (uninvested capital), Ms. Burgess acknowledges income inequality from the vantage point of elite power brokers, the oft-maligned “one percenters” driving the nation's economic bus to a cliff’s edge. As stagnant wages and unemployment take front and center in our political discourse, the playwright amplifies the reality by exposing the sinister forces behind the flailing American manufacturing industry and a crumbling labor market.

Avon Players to Present NIGHT OF JANUARY 16TH Photo Avon Players to Present NIGHT OF JANUARY 16TH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

Live theatre will return to Avon Players in time for its 75th season as the company presents Night of January 16th running September 24-October 9. Night of January 16th is a courtroom drama by Ayn Rand.  The play depicts the trial of Karen Andre (Hosanna Phillips of Hazel Park), who is accused of murdering Bjorn Faulkner, her boss and secret lover.

THE DISCIPLE to Receive World Premiere at the Wild Project Photo THE DISCIPLE to Receive World Premiere at the Wild Project
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2021

Thirdwing, a theater company with roots planted in both the live and streaming theater realms, is launching its inaugural live performance with the world premiere of THE DISCIPLE, written and directed by Rachel Carey. 

The Community Players Pay Tribute to Brian Mulvey with Special Virtual Production of  Photo The Community Players Pay Tribute to Brian Mulvey with Special Virtual Production of NIGHT OF JANUARY 16TH
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 13, 2021

The Community Players, currently celebrating their 100th season, will be presenting a very special virtual production of the Ayn Rand comedy Night of January 16th, which is dedicated to the memory of Brian Mulvey, a longtime director, actor, designer, scenic artist, technician, board member, past president and good friend.

Ayn Rand Videos

VIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards VideoVIDEO: Helen Mirren Accepts the Life Achievement Award at the SAG Awards
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2022

The Screen Actors Guild Awards were held last night, Sunday, Feb. 27 at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, and aired on TNT and TBS. Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett presented Helen Mirren with the 57th Life Achievement Award, which was preceded by a montage of some of her most iconic screen performances.

VIDEO: On This Day, July 26- Happy Birthday, Helen Mirren! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 26- Happy Birthday, Helen Mirren!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2018

Today we're celebrating the life and work of decorated star of stage and screen, Helen Mirren!

VIDEO: Watch First Five Minutes of Nat Geo's Television Event KILLING JESUS
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 27, 2015

USA Today has exclusively shared the first five minutes of KILLING JESUS, a three-hour television event, premiering on Palm Sunday, March 29, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on National Geographic Channel.

VIDEO: COLBERT Tackles Beyonce's 'Lip-Gate' on Last Night's Show
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 24, 2013

On last night's THE COLBERT REPORT on Comedy Central, host Stephen Colbert tackled the brewing controversy over Beyonce's 'Lip-Gate.' Check it out below!

VIDEO: Samantha Mathis Talks ATLAS SHRUGGED: PART 2
by Tyler Peterson - Oct 16, 2012

n Atlas Shrugged Part 2, Samantha Mathis plays Dagny Taggart, the heroine who runs a railroad in the face of mounting interference. In this interview, she talks about how she prepared for the role, including Dagny's relationships with her lover, Hank Rearden, and former lover Francisco d'Anconia. Check out the clip, conducted by The Atlas Society, below!

STAGE TUBE: Helen Mirren As Julie Andrews on SNL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 10, 2011

On April 8, Helen Mirren hosted Saturday Night Live, and in one skit, 'The Best of Both Worlds with Hugh Jackman' where she played Julie Andrews. The clip also featured Andy Samberg as Hugh Jackman along with 'Gerard Butler,' and 'Ice Cube.'

STAGE TUBE: Helen Mirren Hosts Saturday Night Live - 'Nothing Like a Dame' and More...
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 10, 2011

On Saturday, April 8 Helen Mirren hosted Saturday Night Love. Her opening monologue turned into a parody to SOUTH PACIFIC's 'There is Nothing Like a Dame.'


Ayn Rand Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Ayn Rand written?
Ayn Rand has written 3 shows including Night of January 16 (Playwright), The Unconquered (Playwright), Anthem (Author).