Christopher Reeve News

 
Date Of Birth:
September 25, 1952
Date Of Death:
October 10, 2004 (52)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
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Date of Birth: September 25, 1952
Date of Death: October 10, 2004 (52)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
BWW Review: DEATHTRAP at Princeton Summer Theater SurprisesBWW Review: DEATHTRAP at Princeton Summer Theater Surprises
by Sarah Vander Schaaff - Jul 8, 2019

C. Luke Soucy steps into the role of 'washed-up thriller playwright' Sidney Bruhl confidently, exuding a deft connection with the wit, tempo, and maturity of the character. Abby Melick, as the eccentric and prophetic Helga Ten Dorp, is another PST regular, who once again shines with her comic timing and captivating connection to character. (more...)

Music from STAR WARS, STAR TREK and More Tops Off Grand Rapids Pops' SeasonMusic from STAR WARS, STAR TREK and More Tops Off Grand Rapids Pops' Season
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2019

Grand Rapids Pops concludes its 2018-19 Fox Motors Pops series with Star Wars, Star Trek, Middle Earth, and More! a musical salute to the symphonic soundtracks of some of the greatest films from such franchise as Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, and Pirates of the Caribbean. (more...)

Don Stephenson to Direct Asolo Rep's NOISES OFFDon Stephenson to Direct Asolo Rep's NOISES OFF
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2019

Asolo Rep continues its celebration of 60 years on stage with Tony Award-winner Michael Frayn's rip-roaringly hilarious play NOISES OFF, one of the most celebrated farces of all time. Directed by comedic Broadway veteran Don Stephenson, NOISES OFF previews March 20 and 21, opens March 22 and runs through April 20 in rotating repertory in the Mertz Theatre, located in the FSU Center for the Performing Arts. (more...)

Photo Flashback: Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas & Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULYPhoto Flashback: Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas & Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULY
by Walter McBride - Dec 13, 2018

Today giving you a peek back into our archives with these flashback photos of Jeff Daniels, Richard Thomas, and Swoosie Kurtz in 1981's FIFTH OF JULY. (more...)

REELZ Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s with New Specials, New Series and Returning SeriesREELZ Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s with New Specials, New Series and Returning Series
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

REELZ today announced new original programming for winter 2019 including four new specials, three new series and three returning series. Highlighting the specials is the U.S. premiere of Saturday Night Fever: The Ultimate Disco Movie celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie shot guerrilla style on the streets of Brooklyn with a BeeGees soundtrack and a fledgling 23-year-old John Travolta that became a cultural phenomenon. At the heart of '70s disco fever is one of the biggest voices that shaped contemporary music in Donna Summer and the new special Donna Summer: Disco Queenshows how she became the queen of disco ushering in a new era of sound that is still heard today. Donna Summer: Disco Queen leads a week packed with '70s themed programming starting Monday, January 14 with shows about the celebrities, music and movies that defined a generation. (more...)

Reelz Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970sReelz Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s
by TV News Desk - Dec 12, 2018

REELZ today announced new original programming for winter 2019 including four new specials, three new series and three returning series. Highlighting the specials is the U.S. premiere of Saturday Night Fever: The Ultimate Disco Movie celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie shot guerrilla style on the streets of Brooklyn with a BeeGees soundtrack and a fledgling 23-year-old John Travolta that became a cultural phenomenon. At the heart of '70s disco fever is one of the biggest voices that shaped contemporary music in Donna Summer and the new special Donna Summer: Disco Queen shows how she became the queen of disco ushering in a new era of sound that is still heard today. Donna Summer: Disco Queen leads a week packed with '70s themed programming starting Monday, January 14 with shows about the celebrities, music and movies that defined a generation. (more...)

Mosaic Theater Company Of DC Announces Four New Season ProductionsMosaic Theater Company Of DC Announces Four New Season Productions
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

Mosaic Theater Company of DC announces an update to our Season Four lineup. The world premiere production of Aaron Davidman's The Shooting Gallery, which was scheduled to run in repertory with the regional premiere of Native Son, has recently undergone exciting creative changes. No longer a solo performance piece, it has expanded to feature two additional actors alongside its author. Additional workshop and rehearsal time, in coordination with director Michael John Garces' busy schedule this spring, will push the production into a future Mosaic season. Mosaic will present a workshop reading of the revamped project on February 11 and 12, 2019.   (more...)

Sally Struthers and Joyce Reehling Headline LOVE, LOSS, AND WHAT I WORESally Struthers and Joyce Reehling Headline LOVE, LOSS, AND WHAT I WORE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2018

Emmy Award winner Sally Struthers and Broadway & TV favorite Joyce Reehling headline Love, Loss, and What I Wore at Judson Theatre Company (Morgan Sills, Executive Producer and Daniel Haley, Artistic Director). Struthers is best known for her roles on All in the Family and  Gilmore Girls. Reehling is a beloved veteran of stage and television (Fifth of July, Law & Order). Love, Loss, and What I Wore opens Today, October 18 at 7:00 pm and runs through Sunday, October 21 at the Hannah Center Theatre (on the campus of The O'Neal School, 3300 Airport Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387).  Additional casting will be announced at a later date. (more...)

DEATHTRAP Comes To Claremont TheatreDEATHTRAP Comes To Claremont Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

Inland Valley Repertory Theater company (IVRT) is pleased to conclude the 2018 Season with Ira Levin's 1978 DEATHTRAP, which is known as a play with many plot twists or 'a play within a play.' DEATHTRAP holds the record for the longest-running comedy-thriller on Broadway and was nominated for four Tony Awards. The production will run October 24 through November 6 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at the Candlelight Pavilion in Claremont. (more...)

Sally Struthers and Joyce Reehling Headline LOVE, LOSS, AND WHAT I WORESally Struthers and Joyce Reehling Headline LOVE, LOSS, AND WHAT I WORE
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2018

Emmy Award winner Sally Struthers and Broadway & TV favorite Joyce Reehling headline Love, Loss, and What I Wore at Judson Theatre Company (Morgan Sills, Executive Producer and Daniel Haley, Artistic Director). Struthers is best known for her roles on All in the Family and  Gilmore Girls. Reehling is a beloved veteran of stage and television (Fifth of July, Law & Order). Love, Loss, and What I Wore opens Thursday, October 18 at 7:00 pm and runs through Sunday, October 21 at the Hannah Center Theatre (on the campus of The O'Neal School, 3300 Airport Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387).  Additional casting will be announced at a later date. (more...)

Barn Theatre Announces Production Of NOISES OFFBarn Theatre Announces Production Of NOISES OFF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2018

The dizzying farce comedy NOISES OFF opens at the Barn Theatre June 12th! Playing just one week through June 17, Robert Newman joins the Barn company for this second production. (more...)

Barn Theatre Announces Production Of NOISES OFFBarn Theatre Announces Production Of NOISES OFF
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

The dizzying farce comedy NOISES OFF opens at the Barn Theatre June 12th! Playing just one week through June 17, Robert Newman joins the Barn company for this second production. (more...)

STAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI Hollywood Legends on View at Julien's AuctionsSTAR WARS: RETURN OF THE JEDI Hollywood Legends on View at Julien's Auctions
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2018

Han Solo's BlasTech DL-44 blaster, Ewok Axe and Imperial Scout Trooper Weapon from The James L. Schoppe Star Wars: Return of the Jedi Production Archive Plus Superman III Full Costume and Marilyn Monroe Items Featured (more...)

Theater For The New City Makes Art Accessible, Unveils Handicapped Accessible ElevatorTheater For The New City Makes Art Accessible, Unveils Handicapped Accessible Elevator
by BWW News Desk - May 16, 2018

While Theater for the New City regularly celebrates show openings, it's gearing up for a special grand opening of its own: a handicapped accessible elevator. (more...)

Emmy Winning Actress Margot Kidder Passes Away at 69Emmy Winning Actress Margot Kidder Passes Away at 69
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2018

According to Variety, actress Margot Kidder has passed away at the age of 69. She was most well known for her role opposite Christopher Reeve in the SUPERMAN films. Her publicist, Camilla Fluxman Pines, confirmed to Variety that Kidder passed away in her sleep (more...)

ILLUMINATE'S Take Twenty Mentoring Sessions ShinesILLUMINATE'S Take Twenty Mentoring Sessions Shines
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2018

As part of their Conscious Film Convergence (CFC), the ILLUMINATE Film Festival hosts the extraordinary Take Twenty Mentoring Sessions. The brainchild of festival founder Danette Wolpert who envisioned what twenty minutes of uninterrupted, full focus, one-on-one time with an industry leader would do for a filmmaker, the sessions are an unique opportunity for emerging voices in the industry. Participants can discuss projects, ask questions, and pick mentors' brains on finance, producing, marketing, distribution, impact strategy and more. (more...)

F. Murray Abraham, Austin Pendleton, and More Celebrate Theater for the New City's Annual Free Lower East Side FestivalF. Murray Abraham, Austin Pendleton, and More Celebrate Theater for the New City's Annual Free Lower East Side Festival
by BWW News Desk - May 4, 2018

To celebrate the official kick-off of Summer, Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Co-founder and Artistic Director) will host the 23rd annual LOWER EAST SIDE FESTIVAL, a FREE Summer Arts Festivals at Theater for the New City (155 First Ave. at 10th St.). The festival will take place over Memorial Day Weekend, May 25 - 27, 2018 from 6pm - 1am and will feature theater, music, art, dance, video, film, aerial arts, poetry, magic and comedy with over 190 performances over the course of the weekend. (more...)

BWW Review: Ira Levin's Popular DEATHTRAP Revives Once MoreBWW Review: Ira Levin's Popular DEATHTRAP Revives Once More
by Don Grigware - Apr 16, 2018

Broadway had one of its greatest commercial hits and the longest running comedy-thriller with Ira Levin's Deathtrap in 1978, and it was later on film in 1982 with Michael Caine and Christopher Reeve. Like Sleuth  before it, Deathtrap makes a game out of murder with plot twists too numerable to mention, and adds just a small amount of comedy to make it all palatable. It's a play within a play, making it doubly intriguing to watch. Now on stage at Group rep, this new production of the classic is sturdy with fine direction from Jules Aaron and a top notch cast. (more...)

BWW Review: LANFORD WILSON'S 5TH OF JULY at Five Towns CollegeBWW Review: LANFORD WILSON'S 5TH OF JULY at Five Towns College
by Anthony Hazzard & Scott Stolzenberg - Mar 28, 2018

It was an enchanting gathering with the Talley family at the Five Towns College Performing Arts Center's dynamite production of Lanford Wilson's 'Fifth Of July.' This Broadway classic was beautifully and intimately brought back to life by director Milton Justice. It was as if we were members of the Talley family, sitting in their backyard watching and witnessing our relatives, played by an amazing troop of fresh young actors, mix family squabble with laughter and tears. (more...)

BWW Review: Angelic Voices Brings the Sunrise to ROMEO AND JULIET at OPERA BIRMINGHAMBWW Review: Angelic Voices Brings the Sunrise to ROMEO AND JULIET at OPERA BIRMINGHAM
by David Edward Perry - Mar 27, 2018

There is a real pleasure in enjoying amazing voices telling a story in a language you do not know, and be able to understand the emotion conveyed by singers of exceptional skill. Opera Birmingham provided such wonder in 'Romeo and Juliet.' (more...)

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