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Dorothy Parker

 
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Date Of Birth:
August 22, 1893
Date Of Death:
June 07, 1967 (73)
Birth Place:
West End, NJ, USA
 
Dorothy Parker Headshot
Date of Birth: August 22, 1893
Date of Death: June 07, 1967 (73)

Birth Place: West End, NJ, USA
 

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Dorothy Parker News

VIDEO: First Look at MYSTIC PIZZA At The John W. Engeman Theater Photo VIDEO: First Look at MYSTIC PIZZA At The John W. Engeman Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

The John W. Engeman Theater is presenting MYSTIC PIZZA - A New Musical, running through Sunday, October 30, 2022. Based on the classic 1988 movie starring Julia Roberts, MYSTIC PIZZA charts the lives and loves of three unforgettable waitresses in the harbor town of Mystic, CT. Get a first look at video from the production here!

Photos: First Look At MYSTIC PIZZA At The John W. Engeman Theater Photo Photos: First Look At MYSTIC PIZZA At The John W. Engeman Theater
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 19, 2022

The John W. Engeman Theater has released first look photos of MYSTIC PIZZA - A New Musical. Performances begin on Thursday, September 15, 2022, and run through Sunday, October 30, 2022.

Photos: MYSTIC PIZZA Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport Photo Photos: MYSTIC PIZZA Opens at The John W. Engeman Theater Northport
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Sep 18, 2022

The John W. Engeman Theater's production of MYSTIC PIZZA - A New Musical opened on Saturday, September 17th. Performances began on Thursday, September 15, 2022, and runs through Sunday, October 30, 2022.

SkyPilot Upgrades Next Runway To First Klass With Double Bill Photo SkyPilot Upgrades Next Runway To First Klass With Double Bill
by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

The award-winning SkyPilot Theatre Company continues its ever-popular Runway series with a double bill of Judy Klass plays.

Cast & Creative Team Announced for MYSTIC PIZZA at The John W. Engeman Theater Photo Cast & Creative Team Announced for MYSTIC PIZZA at The John W. Engeman Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 6, 2022

The John W. Engeman Theater has announced the cast and creative team of MYSTIC PIZZA - A New Musical. Performances begin on Thursday, September 15, 2022, and run through Sunday, October 30, 2022.

WHEN CHURCHYARDS YAWN World Premiere to be Presented at Bruka Theatre in March 2023 Photo WHEN CHURCHYARDS YAWN World Premiere to be Presented at Bruka Theatre in March 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2022

The newest celebrated Hamlet sequel is slated for a world premiere at Bruka Theatre in Reno next March.

Al Hirschfeld Foundation Launches Online Exhibition 'CALL HER MADAM' Photo Al Hirschfeld Foundation Launches Online Exhibition 'CALL HER MADAM'
by Stephi Wild - Aug 15, 2022

The Al Hirschfeld Foundation has launched its latest online exhibition “Call Her Madam: Sex. Crime & Fun in Polly Adler's New York.”

David Simpatico & Lisa DeSpain Will Discuss THAT HELL-BOUND TRAIN at Rhinebeck Writer Photo David Simpatico & Lisa DeSpain Will Discuss THAT HELL-BOUND TRAIN at Rhinebeck Writers Retreat
by Team BWW - Jul 21, 2022

Join playwright David Simpatico and composer Lisa DeSpain as they discuss their new work, That Hell-Bound Train, on Saturday, July 23rd at 5pm as part of the Rhinebeck Writers Retreat’s “Meet the Writers” series. This special event will take place at Clinton Community Library at historic Clinton Town Hall in Rhinebeck, NY (1215 Centre Road) and will include a meet and greet reception, followed by a discussion and Q&A with David and Lisa about That Hell-Bound Train. 

Review: TAVERN ON THE GREEN for Exceptional Dining Photo Review: TAVERN ON THE GREEN for Exceptional Dining
by Marina Kennedy - Jul 20, 2022

Whether you’re a guest of the city or a native New Yorker, a visit to Tavern on the Green, the iconic restaurant located on Central Park West is a must. This ever-charming modern American restaurant is sure to please.

East Lynne Theater Company Presents WHO AM I THIS TIME (& OTHER CONUNDRUMS OF LOVE) B Photo East Lynne Theater Company Presents WHO AM I THIS TIME (& OTHER CONUNDRUMS OF LOVE) Beginning This Month
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2022

Since Kurt Vonnegut (1922 – 2007), the author of 'Slaughterhouse-Five,' would have been 100 this year, the Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company is celebrating the occasion by offering three of his charming stories in 'Who Am I This Time? (& Other Conundrums of Love.)'  Adapted by Aaron Posner, these humorous tales filled with heart take place in the small town of North Crawford, Connecticut in 1962.

Dorothy Parker Videos

New Play Reading Podcast Releases April Episodes with Cast Members from Waitress, Bonnie & Clyde and More!
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 3, 2017

At The Table: A Play Reading Series has released its April play, Little Wars by Steven Carl McCasland. Directed by Rachel Flynn (Heathers: The Musical), and co-hosted by Ned Donovan (The Hunted: Encore), the episodes are edited, and feature original scoring by Marcus Thorne Bagala (This American Life).

VIDEO: Paul Thomas Ryan Performs McCasland's THE FALLING MAN from THE BONE ORCHARD MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk - Feb 3, 2017

Acclaimed playwright Steven Carl McCasland (Little Wars, What Was Lost, neat & tidy) has debuted his new online anthology of monologues,The Bone Orchard Monologues.

BWW TV: Need to Know More About the Stars Hollow Musical? Sutton Foster & Christian Borle Talk GILMORE GIRLS!
by Michael Sterling - Nov 23, 2016

As previously announced, when town selectman Taylor Doose (Michael Winters) decides to stage a musical to celebrate the town's history, Tony award winning Broadway stars Sutton Foster and Christian Borle show up to make guest appearances. BroadwayWorld's Michael Sterling was on set during while the duo was filming their musical numbers, and you can go behind the scenes below!

VIDEO: Kristen Gehling performs McCasland's ALICE PAUL for Election Day
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2016

In honor of this historic Presidential race, McCasland recently debuted a piece inspired by the life of suffragette Alice Paul. Just in time for Election Day, actress Kristen Gehling has brought the monologue to life.

VIDEO: Netflix Reveals GILMORE GIRLS Debut Date, New Clip; Foster, Borle to Guest-Star
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 29, 2016

Welcome back to Stars Hollow! Netflix has announced that all four 90-minute 'chapters' of GILMORE GIRLS: A YEAR IN THE LIFE' will premiere on the streaming service at midnight Pacific Time on Friday, November 25th!

VIDEO: Lauren Graham Has Some Big News for GILMORE GIRLS Fans Worldwide!
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 28, 2016

Lauren Graham has some big news for GILMORE GIRLS fans! The series will be available on Netflix worldwide beginning 1 July. Rewatch, or catch up before the launch of A Year In the Life, due later in 2016!

VIDEO: Lauren Graham Reveals Name of Netflix GILMORE GIRLS Revival
by Caryn Robbins - May 20, 2016

Lauren Graham stopped by ELLEN and revealed the name of the highly anticipated GILMORE GIRLS revival heading to Netflix this fall. The reboot will be titled 'Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life.'

STAGE TUBE: Bergl's KIDDING ON THE SQUARE Opens at Algonquin Oak Room
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 3, 2011

Actress Emily Bergl opened the fall season of the Oak Room at the historic Algonquin Hotel with her cabaret, 'Kidding on the Square.' Click below to watch an interview with Bergl, KT Sullivan, and more from opening night.

STAGE TUBE: Commercial for Emily Bergl's Upcoming Show at the Oak Room
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 28, 2011

Emily Bergl, who will open the fall season of the Oak Room at the Algonquin Hotel, has released a commercial for her cabaret show, produced by Sarah Rebell.


Dorothy Parker Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Dorothy Parker written?
Dorothy Parker has written 4 shows including Close Harmony (Playwright), Shoot the Works! (Bookwriter), The Ladies of the Corridor (Playwright), Candide (Lyricist).