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Aaron Sorkin

 
Date Of Birth:
June 09, 1961 (61)
Birth Place:
Scarsdale, NY, USA
Bio:
His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men, The Farnsworth Invention and To Kill a Mockingbird; the television series Sports Night (1998–2000), The West Wing (1999–2006), Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006–07), and The Newsroom (2012–14). He wrote the film screenplay for the legal ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 09, 1961 (61)

Birth Place: Scarsdale, NY, USA

Bio:
His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men, The Farnsworth Invention and To Kill a Mockingbird; the television series Sports Night (1998–2000), The West Wing (1999–2006), Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006–07), and The Newsroom (2012–14). He wrote the film screenplay for the legal ... (read complete bio)
Harper Lee's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD On Sale At Fox Cities Performing Arts Center In De Photo Harper Lee's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD On Sale At Fox Cities Performing Arts Center In December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 28, 2022

The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center has announced the on sale date for Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird, a new play by Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin, directed by Tony Award winner Bartlett Sher and based on Harper Lee's classic novel. The first national tour of the critically acclaimed, record-breaking production starring Emmy Award winner Richard Thomas will perform at the Center February 21-26, 2023 as part of the 2022-23 Kimberly-Clark Broadway Across America - Fox Cities series.

Broadway's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Comes To Segerstrom Center For The Arts This Decembe Photo Broadway's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Comes To Segerstrom Center For The Arts This December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2022

The Costa Mesa premiere of the history-making production of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD will be at Segerstrom Center for the Arts December 27, 2022 through January 8, 2023. Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher, is inspired by the timeless novel of the same name by Harper Lee.

THE PROM, A FEW GOOD MEN, And More Announced for Cumberland Theatre 35th Anniversary  Photo THE PROM, A FEW GOOD MEN, And More Announced for Cumberland Theatre 35th Anniversary Season
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2022

The Cumberland Theatre has announced their 2023 Main Stage Season and season passes are now available for purchase. The theatre will celebrate its 35th anniversary in 2023 and an exciting line-up of shows has been planned as well as youth productions, readings and other events.

Houston Premiere of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is Coming to the Hobby Center Spring 2023 Photo Houston Premiere of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD is Coming to the Hobby Center Spring 2023
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2022

Tickets for the history-making production of To Kill a Mockingbird will go on sale Friday, November 18 at 10am for the Houston premiere playing April 25-30, 2023 as part of the Memorial Hermann Broadway at the Hobby Center 2022-2023 Season.

Jessica Chastain Will Return to Broadway in A DOLL'S HOUSE in Spring 2023 Photo Jessica Chastain Will Return to Broadway in A DOLL'S HOUSE in Spring 2023
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022

Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain will come to Broadway this spring as Nora Helmer in director Jamie Lloyd’s new production of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House, in a new version by Amy Herzog. Learn more about the production here!

Broadway's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Comes To Popejoy Hall This December Photo Broadway's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Comes To Popejoy Hall This December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 15, 2022

The complete cast was announced earlier this year for the First National Tour of the history-making production of To Kill a Mockingbird, Academy Award winner Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Tony winner Bartlett Sher and based on Harper Lee's classic novel.

Tickets For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at Hennepin Theatre Trust Go On Sale Friday Photo Tickets For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at Hennepin Theatre Trust Go On Sale Friday
by Stephi Wild - Nov 15, 2022

Hennepin Theatre Trust announced that tickets for the history-making production of To Kill a Mockingbird will go on sale Friday, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. for the premiere Minnesota engagement at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis) Tuesday, Feb. 14 to Sunday, Feb. 19, 2023 as part of the Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin Season.

Tickets Now On Sale for PICTURES FROM HOME Starring Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Z Photo Tickets Now On Sale for PICTURES FROM HOME Starring Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Zoë Wanamaker
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 10, 2022

Tickets are now on sale for the Broadway premiere of Pictures From Home. Three of the theatre’s most inventive, inspired and award-winning artists will return to the stage, bringing to vivid theatrical life a comic and dramatic portrait of a mother, a father and the son who photographed their lives.

Interview: Melanie Moore's KILLing It In MOCKINGBIRD Photo Interview: Melanie Moore's KILLing It In MOCKINGBIRD
by Gil Kaan - Nov 7, 2022

The national tour of Aaron Sorkin’s reimagining of Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird has settled in at the Pantages, running through November 27, 2022. Bartlett Sher directs a stellar cast led by Richard Thomas as Atticus Finch. In one of the pivotal roles, Melanie Moore (as Scout Finch) breaks the fourth wall periodically to also act as narrator to this classic story. I had the opportunity to feed a few queries to Melanie.

Review: Excellent Performances Empower A FEW GOOD MEN at La Mirada Photo Review: Excellent Performances Empower A FEW GOOD MEN at La Mirada
by Michael Quintos - Nov 4, 2022

Undeniably compelling but also, at times, comfortably predictable, Aaron Sorkin's A FEW GOOD MEN is, for all intents and purposes, really a showcase for enthralling live acting performances. The McCoy Rigby Entertainment production continues at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts through November 20, 2022.

Tickets Go On Sale Today For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Baltimore Photo Tickets Go On Sale Today For TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD in Baltimore
by Stephi Wild - Nov 4, 2022

Tickets for the history-making production of To Kill a Mockingbird will go on sale Friday, November 4 for the premiere Baltimore engagement at the Hippodrome Theatre (March 14-19, 2023).

Review: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at Pantages Theatre Photo Review: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at Pantages Theatre
by Evan Henerson - Nov 2, 2022

Nearly from the second he takes the stage in Aaron Sorkin’s stage adaptation of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, Richard Thomas establishes himself as being comfortably at home both in the clothing and in the moral garb of Atticus Finch. What did our critic think of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD at Pantages Theatre?

Interview: Kathleen Garrett of North Carolina Theatre's STEEL MAGNOLIAS Photo Interview: Kathleen Garrett of North Carolina Theatre's STEEL MAGNOLIAS
by Jeffrey Kare - Nov 2, 2022

From November 4th-13th, North Carolina Theatre will be launching their 2022-23 season with a production of Robert Harling's STEEL MAGNOLIAS at A.J. Fletcher Opera Theatre, which is located inside Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Actress Kathleen Garrett is taking on the role of Ouiser Boudreaux. She has most recently appeared as Laura Bush on the Showtime series, THE FIRST LADY, as well as Netflix's Emmy nominated miniseries, INVENTING ANNA. Next, she'll be seen on NCIS: LOS ANGELES. She has countless other screen credits which includes appearing on episodes of different TV shows such as HOME IMPROVEMENT, ER, MURDER, SHE WROTE, MURPHY BROWN, THE WEST WING, BEVERLY HILLS, 90210, MALCOLM IN THE MIDDLE, LAW & ORDER, and many more. She's also appeared in Oscar nominated films such as 2007's AMERICAN GANGSTER directed by Ridley Soctt and 2020's THE TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 directed by Aaron Sorkin. I had the great pleasure of interviewing her about a lot of this and more.

Andrew Burnap, Phillipa Soo & Jordan Donica to Star in CAMELOT at Lincoln Center Thea Photo Andrew Burnap, Phillipa Soo & Jordan Donica to Star in CAMELOT at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2022

Lincoln Center Theater has announced that Andrew Burnap will be Arthur, Phillipa Soo will be Guenevere, and Jordan Donica will be Lancelot Du Lac in its new version of Lerner & Loewe's Camelot, a fresh take on the classic tale.

Video: First Look at A FEW GOOD MEN at La Mirada Photo Video: First Look at A FEW GOOD MEN at La Mirada
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 31, 2022

The rarely produced and widely acclaimed military masterpiece A FEW GOOD MEN, written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Casey Stangl, is now playing at La Mirada. Check out video footage here!

Photos: First Look at La Mirada Theatre's A FEW GOOD MEN Photo Photos: First Look at La Mirada Theatre's A FEW GOOD MEN
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 30, 2022

La Mirada Theatre For The Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment have released production photos for the second show of their 2022-2023 season, the rarely produced and widely acclaimed military masterpiece A FEW GOOD MEN, written by Aaron Sorkin and directed by Casey Stangl. Check out the photos here.

Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Zoë Wanamaker Will Lead PICTURES FROM HOME on Br Photo Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Zoë Wanamaker Will Lead PICTURES FROM HOME on Broadway Next Year
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2022

Pictures From Home is headed to Broadway in 2023 starring  Nathan Lane, Danny Burstein and Zoë Wanamaker and staged by award-winning director Bartlett Sher. Learn more about the play and how to purchase tickets here!

European Premiere of STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT to Play La Cave Cafe Starting Th Photo European Premiere of STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT to Play La Cave Cafe Starting This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 22, 2022

Rohm Literary and American Blues Theater will present the European premiere of a new play, STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT, written and directed by John Kolvenbach (Olivier Nominee Love Song) and starring Jim Ortlieb (Broadway's The Farnsworth Invention by Aaron Sorkin) and featuring Julie Kalya.

BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theate Photo BECKY NURSE OF SALEM Announces New Preview and Opening Dates at Lincoln Center Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2022

Due to a positive Covid case in the company which caused a significant disruption in the rehearsal process, Lincoln Center Theater’s upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman, will now begin previews Tuesday, November 8 and open on Sunday, December 4 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.

Avon Players Presents A FEW GOOD MEN Next Month Photo Avon Players Presents A FEW GOOD MEN Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

Secrets will be uncovered in a contest of wills penned by a master of sharp dialogue as Avon Players presents A Few Good Men running November 11-26.

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