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  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1960
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John Irving To Launch New Novel Virtually On WRITERS ON A NEW ENGLAND STAGE Photo John Irving To Launch New Novel Virtually On WRITERS ON A NEW ENGLAND STAGE
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 26, 2022

On Tuesday, October 18, international and #1 New York Times bestselling author John Irving visits The Music Hall's virtual stage as part of the Writers on a New England Stage series, presented in an intimate, online format. He will discuss his first book in seven years, THE LAST CHAIRLIFT, which follows Adam, the son of former skier Rachel ‚ÄúLittle Ray‚ÄĚ Brewster, as he travels to Aspen looking for answers to the eventful past his family evades.¬†

The Music Hall & New Hampshire Public Radio Presents WRITERS ON A NEW ENGLAND STAGE  Photo The Music Hall & New Hampshire Public Radio Presents WRITERS ON A NEW ENGLAND STAGE 2022 Fall Events
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 30, 2022

New Hampshire Public Radio and The Music Hall announced the latest line-up for their award-winning series, Writers on a New England Stage.

The Wallis Announces Season of Theater, Dance, Music, Film, Cabaret, Conversation, an Photo The Wallis Announces Season of Theater, Dance, Music, Film, Cabaret, Conversation, and Family Entertainment
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2022

The Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts has announced a robust and distinctive range of performances, programs, and events for the 2022/2023 season, including two world premieres, one U.S. premiere, one West Coast Premiere, and one Los Angeles Premiere, featuring groundbreaking produced and presented works in theater, dance, music, film, cabaret, conversation, and family entertainment.

Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Photo Michael Cerveris, Joanna Gleason, Cherry Jones and More Featured in Guild Hall's 90th Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2021

Guild Hall has announced the artists and events for its landmark 90th season which begins at the end of May and will feature author Salman Rushdie, American Ballet Theatre, Emmy-winners Susan Lucci & Joy Behar, 5-time Tony-winner Susan Stroman, Oscar & Tony-winner Mercedes Ruehl, and more.

Renowned Authors Join 40th Anniversary Of Houston Reading Series Photo Renowned Authors Join 40th Anniversary Of Houston Reading Series
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 11, 2020

Inprint, Houston's major literary arts nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring readers and writers, presents the 2020/2021 40th anniversary season of the Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series, featuring eight evenings with ten world-renowned authors including: Julia Alvarez, Jericho Brown, Nick Hornby, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Marilynne Robinson, special guest Margaret Atwood, and others‚ÄĒvia the Inprint ‚Äúvirtual studio,‚ÄĚ from September 2020 through April 2021.

BWW Interview: Sam Harris On THE SUBSTANCE OF ALL THINGS And Life As An Artist In Two Photo BWW Interview: Sam Harris On THE SUBSTANCE OF ALL THINGS And Life As An Artist In Two Mediums
by Stephen Mosher - Jul 1, 2020

Multi-talented Sam Harris celebrates the release of his new novel THE SUBSTANCE OF ALL THINGS with an in-depth chat with Stephen Mosher

AMERICAN INSPIRATION ‚Ä"A New, Best-Selling Author Series¬†To Premiere In Boston's Ba Photo AMERICAN INSPIRATION ‚Ä"A New, Best-Selling Author Series¬†To Premiere In Boston's Back Bay
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 9, 2019

Today's top writers are coming to Boston for a new series of author talks called American Inspiration. The series is produced by American Ancestors, the country's oldest genealogical institution, headquartered in Boston's Back Bay. American Inspiration presents best-selling authors and their latest books exploring themes of personal identity, families and immigration, and social and cultural history. Tickets for the fall season are on sale now.

Book-It Repertory Theatre's Founding Co-Artistic Directors To Step Down In 2020 Photo Book-It Repertory Theatre's Founding Co-Artistic Directors To Step Down In 2020
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2019

Book-It Repertory Theatre [Book-It] announces that Founder and Founding Co-Artistic Director Jane Jones and Founding Co-Artistic Director Myra Platt will step down from their roles at the end of Book-It's 30th season, in the summer of 2020. Over the next year, Book-It plans to hire a new artistic director through a local and national search.

About Face Theatre Presents Chicago Premiere of DADA WOOF PAPA HOT Photo About Face Theatre Presents Chicago Premiere of DADA WOOF PAPA HOT
by Julie Musbach - Dec 17, 2018

About Face Theatre is pleased to continue its 2018-19 season with DADA WOOF PAPA HOT, a sexy comedy about gay parenting and modern families from Peter Parnell (The Cider House Rules), directed by Jeff Award-nominated AFT Artistic Associate Keira Fromm*. DADA WOOF PAPA HOT will play January 10 - February 16, 2019 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago.

About Face Theatre's DADA WOOF PAPA HOT Makes Chicago Premiere Beginning January 10 Photo About Face Theatre's DADA WOOF PAPA HOT Makes Chicago Premiere Beginning January 10
by Julie Musbach - Oct 30, 2018

About Face Theatre is pleased to continue its 2018-19 season with DADA WOOF PAPA HOT, a sexy comedy about gay parenting and modern families from Peter Parnell (The Cider House Rules), directed by Jeff Award-nominated AFT Artistic Associate Keira Fromm*. DADA WOOF PAPA HOT will play January 10 - February 16, 2019 at Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Casting will be announced shortly. Tickets go on sale Saturday, December 1, 2018 at aboutfacetheatre.com, by calling (773) 975-8150 or in person at the Theater Wit Box Office. The press opening is Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7:30 pm.

John Irving Videos

VIDEO: Author John Irving Reads Stephen a Bedtime Story on LATE SHOW
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 4, 2015

On last night's LATE SHOW, there's nothing like getting tucked into bed at night and drifting off to sleep to yet another tragic John Irving story.