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Bio:
Amy Herzog's plays include After the Revolution (Williamstown, Playwrights Horizons; John Gassner Award Nomination), The Wendy Play (ACT, San Francisco), Hungry (Ensemble Studio Theater) and Belleville (upcoming, Yale Repertory Theater). She has had readings/workshops at Steppenwolf, Manhattan ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Amy Herzog's plays include After the Revolution (Williamstown, Playwrights Horizons; John Gassner Award Nomination), The Wendy Play (ACT, San Francisco), Hungry (Ensemble Studio Theater) and Belleville (upcoming, Yale Repertory Theater). She has had readings/workshops at Steppenwolf, Manhattan ... (read complete bio)
Phoenix Theatre & Indianapolis Public Library Present Actors Performing Holiday Books Photo Phoenix Theatre & Indianapolis Public Library Present Actors Performing Holiday Books For Kids
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2020

It's the holly jolliest time of the year as the Phoenix Theatre Cultural Centre and the Indianapolis Public Library will present Season's Readings, a ten-book children's storytelling series that highlights a diversity of families, cultures and celebrations.

Illinois Wesleyan University's Virtual Production of CHESS Premieres This Weekend Photo Illinois Wesleyan University's Virtual Production of CHESS Premieres This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2020

Illinois Wesleyan University's virtual production of Chess begins streaming this weekend on Friday, November 20 at 7:30pm and continues throughout the weekend on Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22 at 2pm and 7:30pm.

BWW Blog: 'Yes, and' the Crap Out of Life - An Interview Photo BWW Blog: 'Yes, and' the Crap Out of Life - An Interview
by Student Blogger: Gillian Lintz - Oct 5, 2020

I had the opportunity to speak with one of my favorite professors and people, Bridget Haight, about her journey in theatre.

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Michael R. Jackson, Trip Cullman, Joshua Harm Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces Michael R. Jackson, Trip Cullman, Joshua Harmon and More as Artists-in-Residence
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced its 2020 Artists-in-Residence: Trip Cullman, Joshua Harmon, Michael R. Jackson, Sylvia Khoury, Martyna Majok and Tyne Rafaeli.

BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Julia Buis, an L.A. Actor Who Traveled the World Entertain Photo BWW Spotlight Series: Meet Julia Buis, an L.A. Actor Who Traveled the World Entertaining Before Settling in Hamburg, Germany
by Shari Barrett - May 28, 2020

With the current theatre world on hiatus, I have created a Spotlight Series on Broadway World which features interviews with some of the many talented artists who make our Los Angeles theatre community so exciting and vibrant thanks to their ongoing contribution to keeping the Arts alive in the City of the Angels. And just like all of us, I wondered how they are dealing with the abrupt end of productions in which they were involved. This Spotlight focuses on Julia Buis, an L.A. actor who traveled the world entertaining before settling in Hamburg, Germany.

Kate Walsh, Robert Askins, Thomas Keegan and More to Take Part in Play-PerView's Live Photo Kate Walsh, Robert Askins, Thomas Keegan and More to Take Part in Play-PerView's Live Streamed Play Readings
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

Having raised over $20,000 to date in support of arts organizations and other charities impacted by the COVID-19 virus, Play-PerView announces programming and casting for five upcoming events through May 8th.

Old Vic Artistic Director Releases Statement Regarding Upcoming Performances Photo Old Vic Artistic Director Releases Statement Regarding Upcoming Performances
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2020

Matthew Warchus, Artistic Director of the Old Vic has released a statement regarding upcoming performances. He has announced that two thirds of the Old Vic's staff has been furloughed, and the rest have taken a pay cut. He also said that the theatre hopes to present its production of A Christmas Carol this November.

BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020) Photo BWW Exclusive: The 101 GREATEST PLAYS of the Past 100 Years (1920-2020)
by Peter Nason - Apr 7, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the greatest theatrical works (non-musical) from 1920-2020; see if your favorites made the list!

People's Light Cancels Remainder of 2019/2020 Season and Begins Virtual Programs Photo People's Light Cancels Remainder of 2019/2020 Season and Begins Virtual Programs
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2020

People's Light will cancel the remainder of its 2019/2020 Season in response to evolving public health concerns. In addition to the early closure of Shakespeare in Love, cancelled productions include Hold These Truths, a solo play inspired by the true story of Gordon Hirabayashi and more.

The Gamm Cancels Remainder Of Season Photo The Gamm Cancels Remainder Of Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2020

The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (The Gamm) announces that it will cancel all remaining performances of its 2019-2020 season. This includes the formerly suspended run of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins and the run of Amy Herzog's Mary Jane, which was to follow.

The Old Vic is Closing Temporarily; 4000 MILES Starring Eileen Atkins and Timothée C Photo The Old Vic is Closing Temporarily; 4000 MILES Starring Eileen Atkins and Timothée Chalamet to be Postponed
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2020

The Old Vic has released the following statement regarding its closure and upcoming production of 4000 Miles:

MARY JANE Will Run at Meadow Brook Theatre in March Photo MARY JANE Will Run at Meadow Brook Theatre in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 28, 2020

Mary Jane loves her son, Alex. All she wants is for him to be healthy and happy. However, Alex is chronically ill, which makes life challenging. While Mary Jane is perpetually optimistic, she is also tired and scared. She needs to know she's not alone. Sometimes support comes from unexpected places, and you learn family isn't just the people you're related to.

BWW Review: THE PRINCE AND THE DRESSMAKER by Jen Wang -- soon to be a movie musical f Photo BWW Review: THE PRINCE AND THE DRESSMAKER by Jen Wang -- soon to be a movie musical from Robert Lopez & Kristen Anderson-Lopez!
by Bonnie Lynn Wagner - Feb 21, 2020

Yesterday, Playbill broke the news that the critically acclaimed graphic novel THE PRINCE AND THE DRESSMAKER by Jen Wang will be the next project for husband-wife team Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez, who previously worked together on the music for Disney's Frozen, Coco, and Frozen 2. Robert is a two-time EGOT winner -- he is the youngest to win the award, to have won it in the shortest amount of time, and to have won it more than once. He broken out with his work co-writing Avenue Q and The Book of Mormon.

Full Cast Announced For 4000 MILES At The Old Vic, Starring Eileen Atkins and Timothe Photo Full Cast Announced For 4000 MILES At The Old Vic, Starring Eileen Atkins and Timothee Chalamet
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

The Old Vic today announces full casting for Amy Herzog's Pulitzer Prize for Drama nominated play 4000 Miles, directed by Matthew Warchus with Eileen Atkins and Timothée Chalamet in the lead roles. Philippine Velge and Siu-See Hung complete the cast of 4000 Miles which opens at The Old Vic on 16 April 2020 with previews from 06 April.

Internships, Box Office Positions, Graphic Design, Auditions, More in this Week's Bro Photo Internships, Box Office Positions, Graphic Design, Auditions, More in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classifieds 2/6
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2020

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 2/6/2020 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

Lydia Diamond to Receive the 2020 Horton Foote Playwriting Award From The Dramatists  Photo Lydia Diamond to Receive the 2020 Horton Foote Playwriting Award From The Dramatists Guild of America
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2020

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced they will present the 2020 Horton Foote Playwriting Award to Lydia Diamond at the Dramatists Guild's awards presentations in July. The Richenthal Foundation is again sponsoring the award.

Incredible Theatre Opportunities on and off Stage in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classi Photo Incredible Theatre Opportunities on and off Stage in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classifieds, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 30, 2020

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 1/30/2020 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Will Continue 25th Anniversary Season with Ren Dara S Photo Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Will Continue 25th Anniversary Season with Ren Dara Santiago's THE SIBLINGS PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater and piece by piece productions, in association with Rising Phoenix Repertory, will present the world premiere of Ren Dara Santiago's The Siblings Play, which marks the professional debut of the Fila-Rican playwright. Directed by Jenna Worsham (Agnes), The Siblings Play gives voice to multicultural New Yorkers, rarely seen on the stage, with breathtaking theatricality, stinging poignancy, biting humor, and deep empathy. The Siblings Play runs March 4-April 5, 2020, at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater (224 Waverly Place) with an opening night of March 18.

Wake Up With BWW 11/21: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Reviews and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/21: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Reviews and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 21, 2019

Today's top stories: read the reviews for A Christmas Carol, and more!

Eileen Atkins and Timothée Chalamet Will Lead 4000 MILES at The Old Vic Photo Eileen Atkins and Timothée Chalamet Will Lead 4000 MILES at The Old Vic
by BWW News Desk - Nov 20, 2019

This spring The Old Vic will present Amy Herzog's Pulitzer Prize for Drama nominated play 4000 Miles, directed by Matthew Warchus with Eileen Atkins and Timothée Chalamet in the lead roles, opening on 16 April 2020 with previews from 06 April.

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