Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

A.R. Gurney News - Page 4

Also Credited As: A.R. Gurney, Jr.
 
Date of Birth: November 01, 1930 (90)

Birth Place: Buffalo, NY, USA
Meet the Cast of WEST SIDE STORY - Now in Previews on Broadway! Photo Meet the Cast of WEST SIDE STORY - Now in Previews on Broadway!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2019

West Side Story is officially in previews on Broadway! The new production is directed by Tony Award winner Ivo van Hove; and for the first time ever in the United States, will feature all-new choreography by the internationally acclaimed Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker. West Side Story will begin previews on December 10, 2019 and open February 6th, 2020 at the Broadway Theatre.

Cast Chosen For Planet Connections Rep Of Plays Photo Cast Chosen For Planet Connections Rep Of Plays
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

Planet Connections' starts out 2020 with 'DARK PLANET: Not Your Mother's Valentine's Day,' short plays unapologetically looking at life through a clever a?" albeit caustic a?" lens. Frank, Funny, Engaging, Engrossing, and Enlightening, Performing Thursdays & Fridays, February 6 a?" 21, at the Theater at the 14th Street Y, 344 E 14th St, NYC. This event a?" celebrating the diversity of the performing arts & artists of NYC a?" will be accompanied by an opening night party and special Valentine's Day event.

Fairfield University Admissions Officers Participate In Talkback Following Performanc Photo Fairfield University Admissions Officers Participate In Talkback Following Performance Of Production Of ADMISSIONS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2019

Alison Hildenbrand, Director (seated center) and Nakia Letang, Associate Director (seated left) of Fairfield University Undergraduate Admissions Office were the guests during a post-performance talkback Q&A at a recent performance of Square One Theatre's of production of the bold and often hilarious play, ADMISSIONS, written by Joshua Harmon.

“Love Letters” at Nutley Little Theatre: A Romantic Way to Celebrate the Holiday  Photo “Love Letters” at Nutley Little Theatre: A Romantic Way to Celebrate the Holiday Season 
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019

Nutley Little Theatre will present Love Letters by A.R. Gurney as its holiday fundraiser for two weekends in December. 

Betty Buckley Returns To Café Carlyle in March 2020 Photo Betty Buckley Returns To Café Carlyle in March 2020
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2019

Legendary, multi-award winning actress/singer Betty Buckley returns to Café Carlyle, March 10 a?" 21. Her career spans theater, film, television and concert halls around the world. She's received a sea of accolades including a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella, the Glamour Cat, in Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS. She's a 2012 Theatre Hall of Fame inductee, and the 2017 recipient of the Julie Harris Award from The Actor's Fund for Artistic Achievement. Betty Buckley just completed a national tour of the new Broadway production of Hello, Dolly! produced by Scott Rudin.

Holland Taylor Will Star in L.A. Premiere of ANN at Pasadena Playhouse Photo Holland Taylor Will Star in L.A. Premiere of ANN at Pasadena Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman announces the Los Angeles premiere of Ann - written by and starring Holland Taylor and directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein from May 27 to June 28, 2020, and the on-sale of tickets for The Father, written by Florian Zeller and starring Alfred Molina, translated by Christopher Hampton and directed by Jessica Kubzansky, from February 5 to March 1, 2020.

BWW Review: Carol Burnett at the Tilles Center Photo BWW Review: Carol Burnett at the Tilles Center
by Nicholas Pontolillo - Nov 12, 2019

Carol Burnett is one of the last living legends of Hollywood; she is the epitome of comedy. As a critic, this was a career highlight for me. Never in my wildest dreams did I ever think I'd be in the same room with one of my heroes. On October 23, Ms. Burnett honored Long Island by appearing at the Tilles Center for 2 sold-out performances of her one-woman show: Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection.

ON THAT DAY IN AMSTERDAM Postpones Run Photo ON THAT DAY IN AMSTERDAM Postpones Run
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2019

Primary Stages (Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director; Shane D. Hudson, Executive Director; Casey Childs, Founder) announced today that it will postpone its production of On That Day in Amsterdam, written by Clarence Coo (Beautiful Province (Belle Province -a?"Yale Drama Prize), which was planned to begin previews Friday, November 1 at the Cherry Lane Theatre. Ticketholders can contact their point of purchase for a refund. A new timeline for On That Day in Amsterdam will be determined and announced at a later date.

Westport Country Playhouse Presents a Playreading Of Comedy/Drama VISITING MR. GREEN Photo Westport Country Playhouse Presents a Playreading Of Comedy/Drama VISITING MR. GREEN
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2019

Westport Country Playhouse will present a Script in Hand playreading of the comedy/drama, a?oeVisiting Mr. Greena?? by Jeff Baron, on Monday, November 18, at 7 p.m. The cast includes Tim Jerome as Mr. Green and Charles Socarides as Ross Gardiner. The reading will be directed by Anne Keefe, Playhouse associate artist and curator of the playreading series. Tickets are $20 each.

BWW Interview: ACTOR DARRYL HART Photo BWW Interview: ACTOR DARRYL HART
by Mark C. Lloyd - Sep 23, 2019

BWW Interview: ACTOR DARRYL HART

Performance Of LOVE LETTERS Canceled At Fox Cities P.A.C. Photo Performance Of LOVE LETTERS Canceled At Fox Cities P.A.C.
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2019

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center regrets to inform patrons that due to a scheduling conflict, the October 25 performance of A.R. Gurney's Love Letters starring Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross has been canceled. 

Matthew Broderick And Sarah Jessica Parker Will Lead PLAZA SUITE On Broadway Photo Matthew Broderick And Sarah Jessica Parker Will Lead PLAZA SUITE On Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

BroadwayWorld has learned that real-life married couple Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker will come to Broadway in Neil Simon's Plaza Suite following an out of town run at Boston's Colonial Theatre - where the 1968 production also originated, before a 17 week run on Broadway at the Hudson Theatre with previews set to being in March. The production will be directed by John Benjamin Hickey.

The Flea Hosts the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY Photo The Flea Hosts the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2019

The Flea Theater presents the World Premiere of THE INVENTION OF TRAGEDY,the centerpiece of MAC WELLMAN: PERFECT CATASTROPHES, a festival of plays by the influential vanguard playwright. Now in previews, performances run through October 14 at The Flea (20 Thomas Street in Tribeca, between Church and Broadway, three blocks north of Chambers) with opening set for September 21.

Hollywood TV Icon Barbara Eden Kicks Off Fall Tour Of A.R. Gurney's LOVE LETTERS Photo Hollywood TV Icon Barbara Eden Kicks Off Fall Tour Of A.R. Gurney's LOVE LETTERS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2019

Hollywood's I Dream of Jeannie TV Icon Barbara Eden set to kick off her Fall tour of Love Letters with Barry Bostwick set to co-star. A.R Gurney's classic two-character hit play bows September 11th at S.C.'s Newberry Opera House PAC. Further dates include the Grand Opera House in Macon, GA on 9/13, the Kirkland Fine Arts Center in Decatur, IL on 9/14 and at the Alma Performing Arts Center in Alma, AR on 9/19.

A Celebration Of E. Katherine Kerr Announced At Playwrights Horizons Photo A Celebration Of E. Katherine Kerr Announced At Playwrights Horizons
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

Friends, colleagues, and students of the highly regarded and much loved actor, teacher, writer, and director E. Katherine Kerr will gather on Monday, September 30, 2019, at 6:00 P.M. at Playwrights Horizons Peter Jay Sharp Theater to celebrate her life.

Tandy Cronyn Stars In THE TALL BOY At United Solo Festival Photo Tandy Cronyn Stars In THE TALL BOY At United Solo Festival
by BWW News Desk - Sep 4, 2019

Tandy Cronyn will star in The Tall Boy, a play by Simon Bent based on 'The Lost' by Kay Boyle and directed by David Hammond. It will be presented on Saturday, September 28 at 2pm at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd Street) as part of United Solo Theatre Festival. Having won their award for Best Adaptation in 2014, The Tall Boy has been invited back to the Festival as a 'The Best Of' selection for United Solo's Tenth Anniversary season. In December The Tall Boy will go to Chicago for a limited run (December 5 -15) at Stage 773.

BWW Review: SYLVIA at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre Photo BWW Review: SYLVIA at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre
by Sean Fallon - Aug 26, 2019

On Friday, August 23, I had the pleasure of seeing the A.R. Gurney comedy SYLVIA at the Connecticut Cabaret Theatre in Berlin, CT.  Director Kris McMurray has yet again found an excellent play to produce, and the perfect cast to perform the characters.   The highly entertained packed house at this opening night of Connecticut Cabaret Theatre's first show of its 22nd year reflects the consistency of first rate shows that audiences have come to expect at the Connecticut Cabaret Theatre.  

BWW Interview: Linda Alznauer Talks OTHERWISE ENGAGED Photo BWW Interview: Linda Alznauer Talks OTHERWISE ENGAGED
by Don Grigware - Aug 16, 2019

Director/actress Linda Alznauer directed Trapped at Tea Time at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival and Arthur Miller's All My Sons at Upstairs-at-the-Group-Rep (2018). Also Upstairs at the Group Rep, she directed and appeared in And Miss Reardon Drinks a Little by Paul Zindel (2017) and Another Antigone by A.R. Gurney (2016). Other LA credits include Tom Stoppard's The Real Thing at Two Roads Theater in Studio City (2014) and Visiting Oliver at JET Studios in NoHo (2014). NY credits include Blind Date at Open Pulse One Act Festival on Theater Row. Linda is a graduate of the USC Film School. She has recently opened Otherwise Engaged at Upstairs at the Group Rep.

Westport Country Playhouse's New Works Initiative Continues in July and August Photo Westport Country Playhouse's New Works Initiative Continues in July and August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2019

Westport Country Playhouse's New Works Initiative continues its 2019 season with readings of a?oeThe Splittinga?? by Serena Berman, directed by Jake Beckhard, in July, and a?oeStarter Pistol,a?? written by Michael Gotch and directed by Mark Lamos, Playhouse artistic director, in August. 

The Rep Announces Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA Photo The Rep Announces Cast of ANGELS IN AMERICA
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2019

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis has announced the star-laden cast for its season-opening production of Tony Kushner's Angels in America: Parts One and Two, running September 4 - October 6.

        4       …