Austin Pendleton WARS OF THE ROSES Begins TonightAustin Pendleton WARS OF THE ROSES Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Dec 3, 2018

Theater for the New City will present Tony nominated theatre luminary Austin Pendleton's adaptation of Richard III, Shakespeare's greatest villain, WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III  beginning tonight (Monday, December 3rd) for three nights only,  including December 4th and 5th. (more...)

Austin Pendleton's WARS OF THE ROSES Returns 12/3Austin Pendleton's WARS OF THE ROSES Returns 12/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

Theater for the New City has announced that due to popular demand they will be presenting Tony nominated theatre luminary Austin Pendleton's adaptation of Richard III, Shakespeare's greatest villain, WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III for three nights only December 3rd, 4th and 5th. (more...)

BWW Review: Austin Pendleton Creates a Shakespearean Combo in WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD IIIBWW Review: Austin Pendleton Creates a Shakespearean Combo in WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III
by Michael Dale - Aug 13, 2018

The stage is quite empty, save for a makeshift throne in a corner and a couple of rows of ordinary looking chairs in the back, where actors not involved with scenes sit. The costumes are contemporary clothes, mostly black, with the occasional embellishment to suggest the 15th Century setting. When a character is in need of a dagger, he'll grab one of the two hanging from ropes on either side of the stage. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at WARS OF THE ROSES at the 124 Bank Street TheatrePhoto Flash: First Look at WARS OF THE ROSES at the 124 Bank Street Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Tony nominated theatre luminary Austin Pendleton directs and adapts a new stage version of Richard III, Shakespeare's greatest villain, in WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III, which begins performances August 1st at the 124 Bank Street Theatre. The play combines texts from William Shakespeare's Henry VI Part 3 and Richard III, to create a version, which has never been seen before. Produced by Ruth Stage, the production stars Pendleton as Henry VI and Matt de Rogatis as Richard III, while giving a fascinating take on one of history's most notorious villains. The opening is set for Saturday, August 4th at 7PM. WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III will play a limited engagement through August 19th. Tickets are $25, for tickets and further information visit www.proveavillain.com. (more...)

Austin Pendleton Directs And Adapts A New Stage Version Of Shakespeare's Greatest Villain In WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD IIIAustin Pendleton Directs And Adapts A New Stage Version Of Shakespeare's Greatest Villain In WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III
by BWW News Desk - Jun 19, 2018

Tony nominated theatre luminary Austin Pendleton directs and adapts a new stage version of Richard III, Shakespeare's greatest villain, in WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III, which begins performances August 1st at the 124 Bank Street Theatre. The play combines texts from William Shakespeare's Henry VI Part 3 and Richard III, to create a version, which has never been seen before. The production stars Pendleton as Henry VI and Matt de Rogatis as Richard III, while giving a fascinating take on one of history's most notorious villains. The opening is set for Saturday, August 4th at 7PM. WARS OF THE ROSES: HENRY VI & RICHARD III will play a limited engagement through August 19th. Tickets are $25, for tickets and further information visit www.proveavillain.com. (more...)

Matt de Rogatis Talks LONE STAR at The Triad in OctoberMatt de Rogatis Talks LONE STAR at The Triad in October
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2017

This article was written by guest contributor, Matt de Rogatis who chronicles his experiences in the revival of James McLure's 'Lone Star' that will have its final performances at The Triad in New York City on October 27th. (more...)

LONE STAR - The Show at The Triad in NYC and the Stars Favorite BeersLONE STAR - The Show at The Triad in NYC and the Stars Favorite Beers
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2017

Matt de Rogatis, the star of James McLure's 'Lone Star' at The Triad in August, shares his top beer picks with our readers. (more...)

Tale of Vietnam Vet LONE STAR Extends Run at The TriadTale of Vietnam Vet LONE STAR Extends Run at The Triad
by BWW News Desk - Aug 5, 2017

 In April of 2017 at Wild Project in the East Village, a revival of James McLure's Lone Star, by NINE Theatricals, took the stage in New York City for only the second time since it's Broadway debut in 1979. The production was met with tremendous feedback and glowing reviews from New York City critics and audiences who had not before seen this lesser known work. With a demand for more shows, producers moved Lone Star, in May, to The Triad Theatre for a limited Off Broadway contract run. (more...)

BWW Review: See the Outstanding Performance of LONE STAR at The Triad 5/6 and 5/13
by Marina Kennedy - May 1, 2017

Broadwayworld.com had the opportunity to see the outstanding revival of playwright James McLure's LONE STAR while it was performed at The Wild Project in the East Village. And now, it is moving uptown to The Triad for two performances on Saturday May 6th and Saturday May 13th. (more...)

Photo Flash: James McLure's LONE STAR Heads Off-Broadway in May
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2017

Frank Calo's Spotlight On Festivals (www.spotlighton.org) have gathered some joyous accolades over the years, including a production staged in Paris. Now they have the great news that a production in their current festival, LONE STAR, produced by NINE Theatricals has sealed a deal to take the production OFF-BROADWAY for a special limited run celebrating NINE Theatricals' first decade in operation. (more...)

One-Act Comedy LONE STAR Returns to New York
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2017

NINE Theatricals in association with Genesis Repertory present a revival of James McClure's LONE STAR, a powerful one-act comic piece about a macho-man trying to regain his life after serving in Vietnam. (more...)