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Date Of Birth:
January 26, 1949 (71)
Birth Place:
San Francisco, CA, USA
Bio:
Born in San Francisco, California, David Russell Strathairn grew up primarily in Marin County as the second of three siblings. After graduating from Redwood High School in 1966, David attended college on the East Coast at Williams College in Massachusettes (which, at the time, was still an all-men's ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 26, 1949 (71)

Birth Place: San Francisco, CA, USA

Bio:
Born in San Francisco, California, David Russell Strathairn grew up primarily in Marin County as the second of three siblings. After graduating from Redwood High School in 1966, David attended college on the East Coast at Williams College in Massachusettes (which, at the time, was still an all-men's ... (read complete bio)
BWW Review: Syracuse Stage Presents Berkeley Rep's IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE Photo BWW Review: Syracuse Stage Presents Berkeley Rep's IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by Natasha Ashley - Oct 18, 2020

This 2020/2021 season at Syracuse Stage is obviously starting out a little different than usual as theaters all over are adapting to how they present stories to their audiences. Syracuse Stage opens its season with two productions available online (both free of charge). Syracuse Stage has partnered with more than 75 theaters across the country to broadcast a radio adaptation, produced by Berkeley Repertory, of Sinclair Lewis’ 1930s politically charged novel It Can’t Happen Here.

DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Presents IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE Photo DeBartolo Performing Arts Center Presents IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2020

DeBartolo Performing Arts Center is one of the theatres across the country presenting It Can't Happen Here.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 13- with Tiler Peck, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, October 13- with Tiler Peck, AIN'T TOO PROUD, and More!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2020

Today (October 13) in live streaming: the cast of Ain't Too Proud reunites, Tiler Peck visits Backstage Live, and so much more!

Central Works Presents New Audio Play THE HUMAN OUNCE Photo Central Works Presents New Audio Play THE HUMAN OUNCE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2020

Central Works second audio play presentation The Human Ounce by Nicole Parizeau posts on November 26. The Human Ounce by Nicole Parizeau opened Central Worksa?? 30th season and was the first offering from the Central Works Script Club.

Syracuse Stage Presents Plays With Local And National Focus Photo Syracuse Stage Presents Plays With Local And National Focus
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2020

Syracuse Stage doubles down on the 2020/2021 season with two productions available online beginning next week.

VIDEO: Roundabout Theatre Company Hosts Theatre Talk on IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE Photo VIDEO: Roundabout Theatre Company Hosts Theatre Talk on IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2020

Roundabout Theatre Company hosted a Theatre Talk on It Can't Happen Here, a radio play streaming from Berkeley Rep.

Arden Theatre Company, People's Light and Philadelphia Theatre Co. Participate in Nat Photo Arden Theatre Company, People's Light and Philadelphia Theatre Co. Participate in Nationwide Broadcast Of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

On Tuesday, October 13 a radio production of Sinclair Lewis' novel It Can't Happen Here will broadcast at 5PM PDT/8PM EDT via YouTube. Written in 1935 during the rise of fascism in Europe, Lewis' darkly satirical It Can't Happen Here follows the ascent of a demagogue who becomes president of the United States by promising to return the country to greatness.  

Nearly 100 Broadcast Partners Join Berkeley Repertory Theatre For Audio Broadcast of  Photo Nearly 100 Broadcast Partners Join Berkeley Repertory Theatre For Audio Broadcast of OF IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2020

Berkeley Repertory Theatre today has announced that nearly 100 organizations nationwide are onboard to share the free radio play, It Can't Happen Here. The new audio adaptation will premiere on Tuesday, October 13 at 5pm PT/8pm ET, followed by a live Q&A with the creative team, director Lisa Peterson & co-adaptors Tony Taccone & Bennett S. Cohen.

Pittsburgh Public Theater to Present Radio Play IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE From Berkeley Re Photo Pittsburgh Public Theater to Present Radio Play IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE From Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2020

Pittsburgh Public Theater will join theaters across the nation to help spread the word about Berkeley Rep's YouTube radio production of Sinclair Lewis' novel It Can't Happen Here on Tuesday, October 13 at 8pm ET.

Notre Dame to Participate in Free Nationwide Radio Play Adaptation of IT CAN'T HAPPEN Photo Notre Dame to Participate in Free Nationwide Radio Play Adaptation of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2020

On Tuesday, October 13 a radio production of Sinclair Lewisa?? novel It Cana??t Happen Here will broadcast at 5PM PDT/8PM EDT via YouTube.

Philadelphia Theatre Company Announces 2020-2021 Virtual Pay What You Can Season Photo Philadelphia Theatre Company Announces 2020-2021 Virtual Pay What You Can Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2020

Philadelphia Theatre Company announced its 46th season last night prior to the broadcast of Days of Re-Creation, a rolling world premiere by Masi Asare, AriDy Nox, Erlina Ortiz, SEVAN, Nandita Shenoy, BD Wong, and Lauren Yee, by inviting audiences to Turn On, Tune In, as the company programs for the virtual space during the 2020-21 Season. 

NOMADLAND is the Centerpiece Selection of the New York Film Festival Photo NOMADLAND is the Centerpiece Selection of the New York Film Festival
by TV News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

Searchlight Pictures “Nomadland” will have its New York premiere as the Centerpiece Selection of the 58th New York Film Festival, presented by Film at Lincoln Center, this Saturday, September 26th, with two drive-in screenings in Queens at the New York Hall of Science and Brooklyn located at the Brooklyn Army Terminal.

Chicago Offers Theatre, Cabaret, Concerts & More This Fall! Photo Chicago Offers Theatre, Cabaret, Concerts & More This Fall!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 25, 2020

Theatre venues in Chicago and across the world remain closed due to the COVID 19 pandemic while the industry in Chicago has developed creative ways to connect with audiences.

San Diego International Film Festival Announces 2020 Slate Photo San Diego International Film Festival Announces 2020 Slate
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

The re-imagined 2020 San Diego International Film Festival (October 15-18) produced by the San Diego Film Foundation, announced today that the Film Festival will open with the third feature film from director Chloé Zhao, NOMADLAND.

Bishop Arts Theatre Center Partners With Berkeley Rep In The Free Nationwide Radio Pl Photo Bishop Arts Theatre Center Partners With Berkeley Rep In The Free Nationwide Radio Play IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

On Tuesday, October 13 a radio production of Sinclair Lewisa?? novel It Cana??t Happen Here will broadcast at 5PM PDT/8PM EDT via YouTube.

New Radio Adaptation Of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE to Stream For Free in October Photo New Radio Adaptation Of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE to Stream For Free in October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2020

International City Theatre has signed on to join regional theaters across the U.S. in support of Berkeley Repertory Theatre's upcoming stream of a new radio play, It Can't Happen Here, adapted by Tony Taccone and Bennett S. Cohen from the novel by Sinclair Lewis.

Everyman Joins In Partnership Project With Berkeley Rep Photo Everyman Joins In Partnership Project With Berkeley Rep
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

On Tuesday, October 13 a radio production of Sinclair Lewis' novel It Can't Happen Here will broadcast at 5PM PDT/8PM EDT via YouTube. The audio drama has been made available to organizations across the country. The intent for the project is to encourage dialogue and motivate citizens to exercise their civic power and vote. 

Northlight To Participate In IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE Radio Play Photo Northlight To Participate In IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE Radio Play
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

Northlight Theatre, under the direction of Artistic Director BJ Jones and Executive Director Timothy J. Evans, announces that it is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a free livestream theatrical event, an adaptation of Sinclair Lewis' novel It Can't Happen Here. The radio play, produced by Berkeley Rep and featuring David Strathairn (Good Night, and Good Luck), will broadcast live on October 13, 2020 at 7pm via YouTube.

Raúl Esparza Will Lead Premiere of THE WAVES IN QUARANTINE at Berkeley Rep; New Virt Photo Raúl Esparza Will Lead Premiere of THE WAVES IN QUARANTINE at Berkeley Rep; New Virtual Programming Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2020

Berkeley Rep's Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer today announced three additional virtual projects for the fall. The season, titled Rep On-Air, will include collaborations with Tony Award nominee Raúl Esparza (Company, Speed-the-Plow, and Taboo), celebrated New Yorker cartoon artist Tom Toro, Pulitzer Finalist Eisa Davis, and Bay Area favorite Hershey Felder.

Berkeley Repertory Theatre Announces Free Nationwide Radio Play Of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HE Photo Berkeley Repertory Theatre Announces Free Nationwide Radio Play Of IT CAN'T HAPPEN HERE
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2020

Berkeley Repertory Theatre's Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer today announced a new adaptation of Sinclair Lewis' novel, It Can't Happen Here.

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