Alan Alda News

Date of Birth: January 28, 1936 (81)
Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
Gender: Male
Don Stephenson to Star in Greenberg & Rosen's EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG PLAYHOUSE CHRISTMAS SHOW at BCPDon Stephenson to Star in Greenberg & Rosen's EBENEZER SCROOGE'S BIG PLAYHOUSE CHRISTMAS SHOW at BCP
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

One of the most beloved Christmas stories ever written takes on a decidedly New Hope twist when Buck County Playhouse premieres the new comedy, Ebenezer Scrooge's Big Playhouse Christmas Show, December 8 through December 31. (more...)

Photo Flash: Tony Yazbeck Visits Broadway Buddies in THE NEW WORLD at Bucks County PlayhousePhoto Flash: Tony Yazbeck Visits Broadway Buddies in THE NEW WORLD at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2017

It was a reunion for two of the lead actors from Broadway's On the Town when Tony-nominee Tony Yazbeck visited New Hope, PA to see Clyde Alves at Bucks County Playhouse. Alves plays the role of Tago in the world premiere of The New World , the musical comedy that is getting raves from critics. John Timpane of the Philadelphia Inquirer said With sneaky brilliance, beginning to end, The New World is fresh, funny, and fluid. Jean Brenner of Bucks County Herald said, Mark my words, The New World is headed to Broadway: it's special, it's funny, it's delightfully entertaining.' (more...)

Justin Guarini Steps in for Injured Leading Man in THE NEW WORLD at Bucks County PlayhouseJustin Guarini Steps in for Injured Leading Man in THE NEW WORLD at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

What do you do when the leading man of a world premiere musical suffers an injury less than 48 hours before the first preview? For Bucks County Playhouse, the answer was simple: Call Justin Guarini. (more...)

Photo Flash: Sheldon Harnick, James Snyder, Klea Blackhurst and More Celebrate Christine Ebersole at Encompass New Opera Theatre GalaPhoto Flash: Sheldon Harnick, James Snyder, Klea Blackhurst and More Celebrate Christine Ebersole at Encompass New Opera Theatre Gala
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2017

On Sunday, November 19th, Encompass New Opera Theatre, The Board of Trustees and The Encompass Honorary Gala Chairs, Alan Alda, Sheldon Harnick, John Kander, and Maury Yeston paid tribute to Broadway's sparkling luminary, Christine Ebersole, with a star-studded musical salute. BroadwayWorld has photos from the evening below! (more...)

Yusuf Hawkins Documentary Selected as ABFF and Lightbox Documentary WinnerYusuf Hawkins Documentary Selected as ABFF and Lightbox Documentary Winner
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2017

The American Black Film Festival (ABFF) and Lightbox, the award-winning U.S. and U.K. production company, today announced that director Muta'Ali is the recipient of their first annual documentary film development fund. Muta'Ali will work with Lightbox and ABFF to develop his feature documentary Storm Over Brooklyn. (more...)

CITY OF SCIENCE to Bring Exploration to Kids in All Five Boroughs of NYCCITY OF SCIENCE to Bring Exploration to Kids in All Five Boroughs of NYC
by BroadwayWorld JR - Nov 13, 2017

The World Science Festival and Con Edison have announced that City of Science, a buzzing mini-metropolis of mind-expanding demonstrations and hands-on activities for families, will travel to each of New York City's five boroughs, beginning December 10, 10am-4pm, at the Park Slope Armory YMCA in Brooklyn (361 15th Street, between 7th and 8th Avenues). (more...)

Brecht's THE LIFE OF GALILEO, NYPD Partnership and More Set for Irondale's 35th SeasonBrecht's THE LIFE OF GALILEO, NYPD Partnership and More Set for Irondale's 35th Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

Irondale, one of the country's longest-standing theater ensembles, is celebrating their 35th birthday this 2017-2018 season. (more...)

Give the Gift of an Onstage Experience at Bucks County PlayhouseGive the Gift of an Onstage Experience at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

For many, being onstage would be a dream come true, and this holiday season Bucks County Playhouse and gift-givers can make those dreams a reality. Imagine giving a holiday gift that provides the rare opportunity for someone to be a part of a professional theater production! (more...)

New Pilgrim Musical THE NEW WORLD Starts Tonight at Bucks County PlayhouseNew Pilgrim Musical THE NEW WORLD Starts Tonight at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

Pilgrims wash ashore in Massachusetts - turning North American life on its ear - in the world premiere production of the new musical comedy, 'The New World.' Performances begin tonight, November 7, and run through December 2, with an official opening on November 11 at 7:30 pm. (more...)

Encompass Honors Christine Ebersole with Musical Salute at The National Arts ClubEncompass Honors Christine Ebersole with Musical Salute at The National Arts Club
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2017

On Sunday, November 19th, Encompass New Opera Theatre (Nancy Rhodes, Artistic Director), The Board of Trustees and The Encompass Honorary Gala Chairs, Alan Alda, Sheldon Harnick, John Kander, and Maury Yeston will pay tribute to Broadway's sparkling luminary, CHRISTINE EBERSOLE, with a star-studded musical salute. (more...)

Ann Harada, Julius Thomas III, Ginna Le Vine, Jillian Gottlieb and More to Star in THE NEW WORLD Premiere at Bucks County PlayhouseAnn Harada, Julius Thomas III, Ginna Le Vine, Jillian Gottlieb and More to Star in THE NEW WORLD Premiere at Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

The Bucks County Playhouse presents THE NEW WORLD, with music by Gary Adler, lyrics by Phoebe Kreutz, and book by Regina Decicco & L.F. Turner, directed by Stafford Arima, with choreography by Lorin Latarro. Performances begin November 7 and run through December 2, 2017. (more...)

ICM Partners Acquires The Royce Carlton Agency, The Leading New York Independent Speakers AgencyICM Partners Acquires The Royce Carlton Agency, The Leading New York Independent Speakers Agency
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

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Michaela Murphy Named Education Director at Bucks County Playhouse, Will Launch Storytelling SeriesMichaela Murphy Named Education Director at Bucks County Playhouse, Will Launch Storytelling Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 10, 2017

Acclaimed professional storyteller, actress, teacher, coach, writer and entrepreneur, Michaela Murphy, was recently appointed Director of Education at Bucks County Playhouse. (more...)

Photo Flash: The Midtown Men and More 'Galavant in the Garden' for Bucks County PlayhousePhoto Flash: The Midtown Men and More 'Galavant in the Garden' for Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2017

The extraordinary beauty of Jericho Farms, one of Bucks County's most storied estates, and the rocking sounds of a 1960s-pop sensation set the stage for the Third Annual Galavant in the Garden Gala that benefited Bucks County Playhouse. Presented by Playhouse Artists, the non-profit organization that supports the growth and sustainability of the Playhouse, Galavant in the Garden was held on Saturday, September 23 and featured a concert by The Midtown Men, four of the original stars of 'Jersey Boys.' BroadwayWorld has photos from the event below! (more...)

Bucks County Playhouse Will Do the Time Warp Again This Fall; Randy Harrison Joins THE ROCKY HORROR SHOWBucks County Playhouse Will Do the Time Warp Again This Fall; Randy Harrison Joins THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2017

Continuing a Halloween-season tradition that resumed in 2013, shortly after the opening of the historic New Hope venue, Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) will once again present its popular production of Richard O'Brien's The Rocky Horror Show for an extended run beginning Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 29. Bucks County Playhouse's Executive Producer Robyn Goodman, Producing Director Alexander Fraser and Producers Stephen Kocis and Joshua Fiedler announced final casting for the production, which features direction by Hunter Foster (BCP's Clue: On Stage and Guys and Dolls ) with choreography by Lorin Latarro (BCP's Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story and Broadway's Waitress ). (more...)

SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR Comes to Teatro ParaguasSAME TIME, NEXT YEAR Comes to Teatro Paraguas
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2017

To kick off a year-long series of staged readings of famous plays is one of the most performed romantic comedies of the last 40 year; Same Time, Next Year. (more...)

The Midtown Men to Headline Bucks County Playhouse's 2017 GALAVANT IN THE GARDEN BenefitThe Midtown Men to Headline Bucks County Playhouse's 2017 GALAVANT IN THE GARDEN Benefit
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2017

The extraordinary beauty of one of Bucks County's most storied estates and the rocking sounds of a 1960s pop sensation set the stage for the Third Annual Galavant in the Garden Gala to benefit Bucks County Playhouse. (more...)

Studio C Artist and Combined Artform present TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLKStudio C Artist and Combined Artform present TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLK
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2017

Studio C Artist and Combined Artform present TOLSTOY IN SUFFOLK, written and directed by Robert Allan Ackerman, featuring Stephen Caffrey & JD Cullum, opening October 20th running through November 19th at Studio C - 6448 Santa Monica Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90038. (more...)

Judy, Audrey and Marilyn Come to Life in SIRENS OF THE SILVER SCREEN this NovemberJudy, Audrey and Marilyn Come to Life in SIRENS OF THE SILVER SCREEN this November
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2017

Judy, Audrey and Marilyn this sisterhood of stunning starlets lit up the silver screen for decades and kept tongues wagging with their scandalous off-screen antics. Prepare to be transported to a world of Old Hollywood glamour, where fame, fate and misfortune collide in glitz, glamour and grim truths. (more...)

Tony Kushner Joins Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/17: BELIEF LineupTony Kushner Joins Chicago Humanities Festival's FALLFEST/17: BELIEF Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2017

Today, the Chicago Humanities Festival revealed its full line-up for the Fallfest/17: Belief. New additions to the line-up including Tony-award winning playwright Tony Kushner, Rolling Stone writer Matt Taibbi, Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson, French philosopher and social critic Bernard-Henri Levy, filmmaker Joe Swanberg, Obama Presidential Center architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien, and Publican chef Paul Kahan. (more...)

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