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A.R. Gurney News - Page 8

Also Credited As: A.R. Gurney, Jr.
 
Date Of Birth:
November 01, 1930 (90)
Birth Place:
Buffalo, NY, USA
 
Date of Birth: November 01, 1930 (90)

Birth Place: Buffalo, NY, USA
Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAI Photo Photo Flash: A Loverly First Look at Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White in MY FAIR LADY!
by BWW News Desk - Jan 17, 2019

Earlier this month, six time Tony nominee Danny Burstein and Christian Dante White  assumed the role of Alfred P. Doolittle and Freddy Eynsford-Hill in Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by Bartlett Sher, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater (150 West 65 Street). Check out a first look at the duo in action below!

Studio Theatre Announces Studio R&D Commissioned Playwrights & Directors Photo Studio Theatre Announces Studio R&D Commissioned Playwrights & Directors
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

Building on 40 years of producing powerful contemporary theatre, Studio Theatre is pleased to announce a new class of commissioned playwrights and directors to Studio R&D, its incubator to support the creation of new work from inception to first production. Incoming Studio R&D artists are playwrights James Fritz, James Ijames, Steph Del Rosso, and Emily Schwend, as well as directors Carl Cofield, Lila Neugebauer, and Eric Ruffin. These exciting talents from the US and UK will have Studio's full support in creating aesthetically diverse new work to be presented in future seasons and introduced into the international repertoire. As they create Studio-specific works, commissioned artists will visit Studio to get to know its theatres, programming, and audiences in person.

Primary Stages' Season to Include Works by Billy Porter, Charles Busch, and More Photo Primary Stages' Season to Include Works by Billy Porter, Charles Busch, and More
by BWW News Desk - Jan 15, 2019

PRIMARY STAGES announces its complete 2019/20 Season, celebrating its 35th anniversary.

Primary Stages Announces Read-A-Longs Of Leah Nanako Winkler's KENTUCKY Photo Primary Stages Announces Read-A-Longs Of Leah Nanako Winkler's KENTUCKY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2019

PRIMARY STAGES will present two public "read-a-longs" of Leah Nanako Winkler's Kentucky, a companion piece to her play God Said This, later this month. Presented by Primary Stages, God Said This begins performances at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St) on January 16, 2019, with an opening night set for January 29, for a limited run through February 15, 2019.

Edie Falco & Stephen Wallem To Appear On The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Stage In LOVE LE Photo Edie Falco & Stephen Wallem To Appear On The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Stage In LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Just in time for Valentine's Day - the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre is delighted to announce an exciting 90th Season special event!

Finland: 9 Shows You Don't Want To Miss in 2019 Photo Finland: 9 Shows You Don't Want To Miss in 2019
by Rosanna Liuski - Jan 7, 2019

Questions about power and authority; stories of nostalgy; colorful, imaginative and comedic history; romance; music and humor. The 2019 theatreproductions in Finland look promising!

THE ARACOMA STORY, INC Announces Their FULL 2019 SEASON! Photo THE ARACOMA STORY, INC Announces Their FULL 2019 SEASON!
by Richard Allen - Jan 2, 2019

New year, new shows! The excitement of the New Year continues with many local theatres announcing their 2019 show line ups.

Annapurna Sriram Leads New Eco-Comedy WHIRLWIND Photo Annapurna Sriram Leads New Eco-Comedy WHIRLWIND
by BWW News Desk - Dec 28, 2018

Executive producer and playwright Jordan Jaffe, along with co-producer Rebecca Crigler (Mike Birbiglia's The New One, Chris Gethard: Career Suicide), announce the world premiere of Jaffe's new eco-comedy Whirlwind

A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere Photo A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2018

Maplewood thespian turned producer has caught the bug! Late June, Gregory Omar Osborne produced a rousing production of FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE. It was a successful first for Osborne, with ticket sales at 70% over a four show weekend. Less than six months after closing FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Osborne will present the world premiere of A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS written by Ed Dickson at The Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, December 20th - 23rd, 2018, in Maplewood, NJ.

A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere Photo A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018

Maplewood thespian turned producer has caught the bug! Late June, Gregory Omar Osborne produced a rousing production of FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE. It was a successful first for Osborne, with ticket sales at 70% over a four show weekend. Less than six months after closing FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Osborne will present the world premiere of A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS written by Ed Dickson at The Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, December 20th - 23rd, 2018, in Maplewood, NJ.

Transport Group To Honor Carmel Dean & Michael Starobin Photo Transport Group To Honor Carmel Dean & Michael Starobin
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

Transport Group will honor Tony Award-winning orchestrator Michael Starboin and composer Carmel Dean with the Transporting American Theatre Award. The evening takes place Monday, March 11, at The Current, Pier 59 @ Chelsea Piers, and includes a seated dinner, performances, dessert reception, and silent and live auctions.

HUNDRED DAYS From The Bengsons On CD Today With Tour Stops In 2019 Photo HUNDRED DAYS From The Bengsons On CD Today With Tour Stops In 2019
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2018

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced the release of Hundred Days, the original cast recording of the critically acclaimed new musical, on CD in stores and online today, Friday, November 30. The unique album was recorded with a live studio audience that captures the excitement and emotion of the original production. It was released in streaming and digital formats earlier this season. Hundred Days features a book by The Bengsons and Sarah Gancher, music and lyrics by The Bengsons, and was directed by Anne Kauffman with movement direction by Sonya Tayeh. The show earned 2018 Lucille Lortel and Drama League Award nominations for "Outstanding Musical." To order the album, please visit: smarturl.it/hundreddays

O.G. Productions Announces LOVE LETTERS By A.R. Gurney Photo O.G. Productions Announces LOVE LETTERS By A.R. Gurney
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2018

OGP co-production with JB3 Entertainment of Love Letters by A.R. Gurney will take place at  8 p.m. Thursday Dec. 20, and 10 p.m. Friday Dec. 21 at MadLab, 227 N. 3rd St., in Columbus. Admission is $15 Tickets are available online at www.madlab.net.

Will Roland Joins Benefit Reading Of LOVE LETTERS By A.R. Gurney at Feinstein's/ 54 B Photo Will Roland Joins Benefit Reading Of LOVE LETTERS By A.R. Gurney at Feinstein's/ 54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Will Roland (Broadway's 'Be More Chill') will head a cast of four in an innovative reading of 'Love Letters' by A.R. Gurney on December 9 at Feinstein's/54 Below. 

Will Roland Heads Cast Of Benefit Reading Of LOVE LETTERS Photo Will Roland Heads Cast Of Benefit Reading Of LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2018

Will Roland (Broadway's 'Dear Evan Hansen') will head a cast of four in an innovative reading of 'Love Letters' by A.R. Gurney on December 9 at Feinstein's/54 Below.  The reading is organized by Getting Together for Good, a charitable giving circle, to benefit the Ric Swezey Memorial Library, a program of The Family Equality Council, which supports and protects LGBTQ families through education, advocacy, and legal initiatives. 

Photo Coverage: Tyne Daly, Tim Daly & More Celebrate Opening Night of Primary Satges' Photo Photo Coverage: Tyne Daly, Tim Daly & More Celebrate Opening Night of Primary Satges' DOWNSTAIRS
by Jennifer Broski - Nov 19, 2018

Primary Stages presents Downstairs by Theresa Rebeck ("Smash," Bernhardt/Hamlet, Poor Behavior at Primary Stages), directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt (What We're Up Against). Performances began at the Cherry Lane Theatre (38 Commerce St, New York, NY, 10014) on November 7, 2018, opened last night, November 18, and runs through December 22, 2018. The cast includes Tony and Emmy Award winner Tyne Daly (Gypsy, "Cagney and Lacey") as "Irene," Emmy Award nominee Tim Daly ("Wings," "Madam Secretary") as "Teddy," and John Procaccino (Our Lady of 121st Street, Our Mother's Brief Affair) as "Gerry."

Signature Theatre Names Meghan Lantzy General Manager Photo Signature Theatre Names Meghan Lantzy General Manager
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2018

Meghan Lantzy will become the new General Manager at Signature Theatre (Paige Evans, Artistic Director; Harold Wolpert, Executive Director; James Houghton, Founder), the company announced today. Ms. Lantzy comes to Signature from Lincoln Center Theater, where she has worked for more than 12 years.  

Signature Theatre & American Theatre Partner On New Series Of Free Panel Discussions Photo Signature Theatre & American Theatre Partner On New Series Of Free Panel Discussions
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Signature Theatre will partner with American Theatre, the national magazine for the American professional not-for-profit theatre published by Theatre Communications Group, on a new series of panel discussions covering subject matters relevant to theatre audiences and practitioners. All panels, which are free and open to the public, will take place at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues).

Office Politics Bring the Laughs In RELENTLESSLY PLEASANT Photo Office Politics Bring the Laughs In RELENTLESSLY PLEASANT
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2018

Tongue in Cheek Theater Productions presents the world premiere comedy, RELENTLESSLY PLEASANT, written and directed by (Ms.) Jake Lipman; Performing at Theatre 54 @ Shetler Studios, 244 West 54th Street, 12th Floor, October 10-27, 2018 on Wednesday-Today nights at 7:30 PM and Sunday matinees at 2:30 PM

A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere Photo A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS By Ed Dixon to Make World Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2018

Maplewood thespian turned producer has caught the bug! Late June, Gregory Omar Osborne produced a rousing production of FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE. It was a successful first for Osborne, with ticket sales at 70% over a four show weekend. Less than six months after closing FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE Osborne will present the world premiere of A PARK AVENUE CHRISTMAS written by Ed Dickson at The Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts, December 20th - 23rd, 2018, in Maplewood, NJ.

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