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Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Bio:
Broadway credits include Sight Unseen, Proof (Tony Award nomination), and The Deep Blue Sea. He is known to TV audiences as Louis Ironson in the miniseries “Angels in America” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations), and as Dr. Jeremiah Sacani on USA Network’s “Royal ... (read complete bio)
 

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA

Bio:
Broadway credits include Sight Unseen, Proof (Tony Award nomination), and The Deep Blue Sea. He is known to TV audiences as Louis Ironson in the miniseries “Angels in America” (Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominations), and as Dr. Jeremiah Sacani on USA Network’s “Royal ... (read complete bio)
Lena Hall, Blair Brown, Ben Feldman and More to Star in Livestreamed Works by Zakiyya Photo Lena Hall, Blair Brown, Ben Feldman and More to Star in Livestreamed Works by Zakiyyah Alexander, Mando Alvarado & Others
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 7, 2021

On Saturday, May 22nd at 7:00pm EST, Play-PerView will live stream AYA or Dear Lover by Fernanda Coppel (King Liz, “How To Get Away With Murder”).  Directed by Estefania Fadul, this production will feature Raul Castillo (“Looking,” “Atypical”), Tina Huang (“Rizzoli & Isles,” “Arrow”), and Roxana Ortega (“The Casagrandes,” “American Vandal”). 

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by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2021

On this day in 2015, Fish In the Dark, a new comedy by Seinfeld creator Larry David, celebrated its opening night on Broadway. 

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021

The production, which will premiere on Guild Hall's YouTube channel on Sunday, March 28 at 7:30pm EST, is directed by Bob Balaban and features a multi-award-winning cast including Jessica Hecht, Marc Kudisch, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Ben Shenkman, and Harris Yulin.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 27, 2020

Last night, The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues celebrated its landmark tenth edition. In the biggest round yet, 28 actors were paired with the industry's top writers, who created new pieces just for them in only 24 hours. From 6 PM on, the new monologues were published, one every 15 minutes.

Michael Cerveris, Alex Brightman, Solea Pfeiffer, and More Join Tenth Edition Of THE  Photo Michael Cerveris, Alex Brightman, Solea Pfeiffer, and More Join Tenth Edition Of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2020

Tonight, The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues celebrates its milestone tenth edition.

Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON Photo Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON
by Jennifer Broski - Jan 16, 2020

My Name is Lucy Barton opened just last night, Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Check out photos from the star-studded red carpet!

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by TV Scoop - Apr 29, 2019

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by TV Scoop - Apr 15, 2019

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by TV Scoop - Mar 25, 2019

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by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

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by TV Scoop - Mar 11, 2019

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by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2019

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VIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway Photo VIDEO: On This Day, March 5- Larry David's FISH IN THE DARK Opens On Broadway
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2019

On this day in 2015, Fish In the Dark, a new comedy by Seinfeld creator Larry David, celebrated its opening night on Broadway. 

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by TV Scoop - Feb 25, 2019

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by TV Scoop - Feb 18, 2019

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Photo Flash: The Workmen's Circle Honors Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-Winning Playw Photo Photo Flash: The Workmen's Circle Honors Pulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-Winning Playwright and Screenwriter Tony Kushner
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 12, 2018

The Workmen's Circle presented activist and playwright Tony Kushner, best known for his play Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, with its Activism and Jewish Culture Award at the organization's annual Winter Benefit-Setting the Stage for Change-on Monday, December 10, 2018.

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