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Philip Barry

 
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Date of Birth: June 18, 1896
Date of Death: December 03, 1949 (53)

Birth Place: Rochester, NY, USA
 

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Philip Barry News

World Premiere of AMERICAN PROPHET & More Announced for Arena Stage 2022-2023 Season Photo World Premiere of AMERICAN PROPHET & More Announced for Arena Stage 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2022

Beginning with a world-premiere musical in summer 2022, the upcoming season features two new Power Plays, a classic romantic comedy, a timely new drama, a quirky cult musical and a landmark work of the American theater.

THE SLAVE WHO LOVED CAVIAR Will Have World Premiere at Theater for the New City Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2021

Taken by the one-sided commentary about the relationship between Andy Warhol, a god of the New York Art World, and Jean-Michel Basquiat, made by Warhol groupies and critics, Reed offers a different view. His new play, 'The Slave Who Loved Caviar, A Theatrical Investigation Into the Relationship Between Jean-Michel Basquiat and Andy Warhol,' challenges the notion that Jean-Michel Basquiat was merely Warhol’s “mascot.”

BWW Interview: Gabor and SuzAnne Barabas of NJ Rep Talk About New Plays and the Futur Photo BWW Interview: Gabor and SuzAnne Barabas of NJ Rep Talk About New Plays and the Future
by Marina Kennedy - Mar 23, 2020

Broadwayworld.com interviewed Gabor and SuzAnne Barabas, a charming couple who have been the driving force behind the beloved year-round theatre, New Jersey Repertory Company (NJ Rep). In the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak, it is essential to learn about our Garden State theatres and support them.

CLT Announces The Cast Of THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Photo CLT Announces The Cast Of THE PHILADELPHIA STORY
by Stephi Wild - Jan 6, 2020

Community Little Theatre held auditions for the Philip Barry classic, The Philadelphia Story. This sparkling comedy is a witty, sophisticated romp, a breezy and romantic story which explores family dynamics, class prejudice, and human frailty. The movie starred Cary Grant, Katherine Hepburn and Jimmy Stewart (who won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar).

Reimagined THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Next Up For The Circle Series Photo Reimagined THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Next Up For The Circle Series
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2019

The producers of the new Monday night lineup of readings The Circle Series, which opened its doors on Oklahoma!'s stage August 5, have committed to a mix of new and classic works. Launching the classic end of programming on Monday, August 19 is Philip Barry's The Philadelphia Story, a play made famous by Katharine Hepburn's dynamic Tracy Lord in the 1940 film. Producers have kept castinga?"completed by Eisenberg/Beans Castinga?"under wraps, but director Em Weinstein says this reading's Lord family a?oewill keep you on your toes.a??

THE CIRCLE SERIES Announces Cast & Creative Team For August Readings Photo THE CIRCLE SERIES Announces Cast & Creative Team For August Readings
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 2, 2019

Circle in the Square Theatre School (Paul Libin, President, E. Colin O'Leary, Executive Director, and Susan Frankel, Chief Operating Officer of Circle in the Square Theatre), Pigasus Institute (Zachary Spicer, Chairman), and Rachel Shuey, recently announced a new reading series, The Circle Series. Leading into the launch of the first reading next week, they are excited to announce members of the creative teams and a special partnership with citizenM Hotel.   Each Monday beginning in August, performers will bring Circle in the Square to life on its traditional dark night with The Circle Series.

KATE: THE UNEXAMINED LIFE Opens Next Week at Walnut Street Theatre Photo KATE: THE UNEXAMINED LIFE Opens Next Week at Walnut Street Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Feb 28, 2019

Walnut Street Theatre's 2018-19 Independence Studio on 3 season continues with an intimate portrait of Katharine Hepburn inKATE THE UNEXAMINED LIFE. Written by Rick Foster and directed by Peter Sander, the production begins previews on March 5, opens March 7, and continues through April 7.

KATE Opens On March 7th At Walnut Street Theatre Photo KATE Opens On March 7th At Walnut Street Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 14, 2019

Walnut Street Theatre's 2018-19 Independence Studio on 3 season continues with an intimate portrait of Katharine Hepburn in KATE THE UNEXAMINED LIFE. Written by Rick Foster and directed by Peter Sander, the production begins previews on March 5, opens March 7, and continues through April 7.

BWW Review: THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Bides Its Time Before Detonating Photo BWW Review: THE PHILADELPHIA STORY Bides Its Time Before Detonating
by Perry Tannenbaum - Oct 31, 2018

A less-than-imperial Tracy Lord picks up strength, energy, and enlightenment as THE PHILADELPHIA STORY chugs along at Theatre Charlotte, cresting in time for an affecting epiphany.

YOU AND I: Philip Barry's First Hit To Open Metropolitan Playhouse's 27th Season Photo YOU AND I: Philip Barry's First Hit To Open Metropolitan Playhouse's 27th Season
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 10, 2018

Obie Award winner Metropolitan Playhouse brings Philip Barry's first Broadway play, 'You and I' to the stage for its first New York revival in 95 years.   The limited run from September 7 to October 7, 2018, will be at the Playhouse home at 220 E 4th Street.


Philip Barry Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Philip Barry written?
Philip Barry has written 23 shows including You and I (Playwright), The Youngest (Playwright), In a Garden (Playwright), White Wings (Playwright), John (Playwright), Paris Bound (Playwright), Cock Robin (Playwright), Holiday (Playwright), Hotel Universe (Playwright), Tomorrow and Tomorrow (Playwright), The Animal Kingdom (Playwright), The Joyous Season (Playwright), Bright Star (Playwright), Spring Dance (Playwright), Here Come the Clowns (Playwright), The Philadelphia Story (Playwright), Liberty Jones (Bookwriter), Without Love (Playwright), Foolish Notion (Playwright), My Name Is Aquilon (Playwright), Second Threshold (Playwright), Happy New Year (Source Material), High Society (Source Material).