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Maurice Sendak

 
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Date of Birth: June 10, 1928 (94)

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[Broadway, 1978]
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'Spike Jonze, Maurice Sendak, And The World Of Puppetry' Online Puppet Forum Released Photo 'Spike Jonze, Maurice Sendak, And The World Of Puppetry' Online Puppet Forum Released Online This Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2022

As a special Fall Online Puppet Forum event, in conjunction with its current exhibition Swing Into Action: Maurice Sendak and the World of Puppetry, the Ballard Institute will present “Spike Jonze, Maurice Sendak, and the World of Puppetry,” a discussion with the famed director of Where the Wild Things Are, Being John Malkovich, and other acclaimed films

Chris Hamby Named Executive Director At Theater Works Photo Chris Hamby Named Executive Director At Theater Works
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 26, 2022

Chris Hamby has been named Executive Director of Theater Works. Hamby, the Theater Works artistic director the past 7 years, replaces former Managing Director Cate Hinkle who left the organization late last month.

New Frida Kahlo Musical Being Developed for Broadway Photo New Frida Kahlo Musical Being Developed for Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

The development of FRIDA, The Musical, a new work based on the life story of Frida Kahlo has been announced. FRIDA will be a full-throated celebration of Kahlo's joyous spirit of creativity and her unmatched gift for transforming physical and emotional pain into breathtaking beauty.

The Ballard Institute Presents The Grand Opening Of SWING INTO ACTION: MAURICE SENDAK Photo The Ballard Institute Presents The Grand Opening Of SWING INTO ACTION: MAURICE SENDAK AND THE WORLD OF PUPPETRY
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will present the grand opening of its new exhibition Swing into Action: Maurice Sendak and the World of Puppetry, curated by Ballard Institute director Dr. John Bell on Thursday, July 7, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.

Tony Kushner, Charles Busch, and More Join THE PATSY Talkbacks Photo Tony Kushner, Charles Busch, and More Join THE PATSY Talkbacks
by Stephi Wild - Apr 15, 2022

Transport Group has announced that it will host a talkback series following upcoming performances of its acclaimed production of The Patsy. Guests include playwrights Tony Kushner and Charles Busch and creator of “Be Kind Rewind” Isabel Custodio. 

Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition Photo Opera San José Names Semi-Finalists for Irene Dalis Vocal Competition
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 9, 2022

This May, Opera San José will play host to the nation’s next generation of opera stars during its Irene Dalis Vocal Competition, named for the internationally-acclaimed mezzo-soprano who founded Opera San JosĂ©.

651 Announces Additional Details For Its 2022 FOREWORD, FORWARD: A Bridge Season Photo 651 Announces Additional Details For Its 2022 FOREWORD, FORWARD: A Bridge Season
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 4, 2022

651 ARTS, Brooklyn's premier institution for the African Diasporic performing arts, today unveiled additional details for its 2022 season - FOREWORD, FORWARD: A Bridge Season.

Carnegie Hall's Afrofuturism Festival Continues in March 2022 Photo Carnegie Hall's Afrofuturism Festival Continues in March 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 15, 2022

This March, Carnegie Hall continues its Afrofuturism citywide festival that explores the thriving aesthetic and cultural movement that looks to the future through a Black cultural lens, intersecting music, visual art, literature, politics, science fiction, and technology.

FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March  Photo FUNNY GIRL Adds Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch & Jared Grimes; Previews Begin This March At the August Wilson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021

Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.

BWW Feature: PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS GEORGE BALANCHINE'S THE NUTCRACKERÂÂź F Photo BWW Feature: PACIFIC NORTHWEST BALLET PRESENTS GEORGE BALANCHINE'S THE NUTCRACKERÂÂź Filmed at McCaw Hall
by Sondra Forsyth - Dec 7, 2020

Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 2020-2021 Dance Happens Everywhere digital season brings the Northwest’s favorite holiday tradition to the comfort of home with its sparkling production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker¼.

Maurice Sendak Videos

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Releases Official Trailer for DOUG UNPLUGS VideoVIDEO: Apple TV+ Releases Official Trailer for DOUG UNPLUGS
by Stage Tube - Oct 26, 2020

Apple TV+ today released the official trailer for 'Doug Unplugs,' a new animated preschool series from DreamWorks Animation, based on Dan Yaccarino's popular 'Doug Unplugged' book series. The series will premiere globally with the first seven episodes on Friday, November 13 on Apple TV+.

VIDEO: Watch a Teaser for THE SNOOPY SHOW VideoVIDEO: Watch a Teaser for THE SNOOPY SHOW
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2020

In celebration of the milestone 70th anniversary of the first Peanuts strip ever published, Apple TV+ today unveiled a teaser trailer and the premiere date for “The Snoopy Show.'

VIDEO: On This Day, July 16- Happy Birthday, Tony Kushner! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 16- Happy Birthday, Tony Kushner!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2018

On this day, we celebrate the birthday of Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Tony Kushner!

VIDEO: Randy Harrison on Berkeley Rep's ANGELS IN AMERICA VideoVIDEO: Randy Harrison on Berkeley Rep's ANGELS IN AMERICA
by Alan Henry - Apr 17, 2018

In the video below, Randy Harrison talks about what Tony Kushner's Angels in America has taught him and why he thinks today's young LGBTQ people should see the play.

BWW TV: The Kid Critics Get Really Into REALLY ROSIE at Encores! Off-Center! VideoBWW TV: The Kid Critics Get Really Into REALLY ROSIE at Encores! Off-Center!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 3, 2017

We are continuing the series with Tai (10), Isabella (12), and Charles (9), who just stopped by Encores! Off-Center's final show of the season, Really Rosie. Curious about what they thought about the show? Find out below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! REALLY ROSIE VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from Encores! REALLY ROSIE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 2, 2017

Led by Artistic Director Michael Friedman, the popular Encores! Off-Center series returns for its fifth season of landmark Off-Broadway musicals, continuing with Carole King and Maurice Sendak's family musical Really Rosie, directed by Leigh Silverman (August 2-5).

BWW TV: Step Into a Little Girl's Big Imagination in Rehearsal for Encores! REALLY RO VideoBWW TV: Step Into a Little Girl's Big Imagination in Rehearsal for Encores! REALLY ROSIE!
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 26, 2017

Led by Artistic Director Michael Friedman, the popular Encores! Off-Center series returns for its fifth season of landmark Off-Broadway musicals, continuing with Carole King and Maurice Sendak's family musical Really Rosie, directed by Leigh Silverman (August 2-5).

VIDEO: He Knows Him! Iain Armitage Announces Euan Morton as HAMILTON'S Next King George III
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2017

He knows him, that's his dad! Iain Armitage, also known as Iain Loves Theatre, sang a rendition of 'I Know Him' from Hamilton announcing that his dad, Euan Morton will be joining the Broadway cast later this month as the next King George III.

BWW TV: Euan Morton of HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH National Tour
by Jeffrey Kare - Jan 27, 2017

Coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center from January 31st-February 5th is the national touring production of Hedwig & the Angry Inch.

BWW TV Exclusive: Doug Wright & Dale Soules Preview Atlantic Theatre Company's POSTERITY!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 8, 2015

Atlantic Theater Company presents the world premiere of Posterity, written and directed by Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winner Doug Wright and featuring Hamish Linklater, John Noble, Dale Soules, Henry Stram and Mickey Theis. Posterity is currently in previews and will officially open Sunday, March 15, 2015 for a limited engagement through Sunday, April 5 Off Broadway at Atlantic Theater Company at The Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street). Norway's most celebrated sculptor (Linklater) is commissioned to create the last official portrait of the country's most famous writer, but Henrik Ibsen (Noble) proves to be an irascible, contentious sitter, as the two men wage war over both his legacy and his likeness. With his inimitable wit and insight, Doug Wright explores the nature of artistic success and the fear of being forgotten. In the special interview below, BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge sits down with Wright and Soules to chat about the new play, working together again, and more!