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Bio:
Hamish Linklater has consistently drawn raves for his performances in such Off-Broadway productions as The School for Lies (Obie Award), Twelfth Night (Drama Desk nomination), The Merchant of Venice, The Winter's Tale, Good Thing (also in L.A.) and as Laertes opposite Liev Schreiber's Hamlet. He is ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Hamish Linklater has consistently drawn raves for his performances in such Off-Broadway productions as The School for Lies (Obie Award), Twelfth Night (Drama Desk nomination), The Merchant of Venice, The Winter's Tale, Good Thing (also in L.A.) and as Laertes opposite Liev Schreiber's Hamlet. He is ... (read complete bio)
Short Play Podcast PLAYING ON AIR Announces Fall Season Lineup Photo Short Play Podcast PLAYING ON AIR Announces Fall Season Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2020

 Long-running theater podcast and public radio program Playing on Air announces its new fall season of short audio plays, launching this Sunday, October 18. Its slated lineup introduces eight short audio plays and interviews from dynamic playwrights including Lucas Hnath, Dominique Morisseau, Rachel Bonds, and Melis Aker.

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE STAND on CBS All Access Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for THE STAND on CBS All Access
by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2020

The nine-episode limited-event series premieres Thursday, Dec. 17.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Hulu's MONSTERLAND Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Hulu's MONSTERLAND
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2020

Encounters with mermaids, fallen angels, and other strange beasts drive broken people to desperate acts in Monsterland, an anthology series based on the collection of stories from Nathan Ballingrud’s “North American Lake Monsters”.

CBS All Access' Limited Event Series THE STAND to Premiere on Thursday, Dec. 17 Photo CBS All Access' Limited Event Series THE STAND to Premiere on Thursday, Dec. 17
by TV News Desk - Aug 25, 2020

CBS All Access, ViacomCBS' digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service, today announced its highly anticipated limited event series THE STAND will premiere on Thursday, Dec. 17.

Hulu Presents Upcoming Original Series WOKE, NO MAN'S LAND, and PEN15 At The 2020 Hu Photo Hulu Presents Upcoming Original Series WOKE, NO MAN'S LAND, and PEN15 At The 2020 Hulu Press Tour
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020

Today, during the Hulu Press Tour, Hulu presented the company's lineup of upcoming original programming including semi-animated comedy series Woke starring Lamorne Morris; No Man's Land, the dramatic tale of the Syrian civil war; and the second season of Pen15, a middle school comedy set in the early 2000s starring Anna Konkle and Maya Erskine. The three Hulu Originals showcased today will join the company's growing slate of premium Original content, following a successful year of back-to-back new hits such as Little Fires Everywhere, Palm Springs, Solar Opposites, The Great, Normal People and more.  

World-Renowned Vocal Coach Kristin Linklater Passes Away at 84 Photo World-Renowned Vocal Coach Kristin Linklater Passes Away at 84
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Kristin Linklater, world-renowned vocal coach and mother of Broadway veteran Hamish Linklater, passed away earlier this month in her Orkney home. She was 84 years old.

The Flea Announces Production Pause to 'Reflect on Misalignment of Values' Photo The Flea Announces Production Pause to 'Reflect on Misalignment of Values'
by BWW News Desk - Jun 18, 2020

Off Broadway theatre company The Flea has just announced that it will pause production activity to 'to transform [their] institutional culture and producing model.'

The Winners Are In for the 2020 Lucille Lortel Awards- The Full List! Photo The Winners Are In for the 2020 Lucille Lortel Awards- The Full List!
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2020

Mario Cantone will host this year's Lucille Lortel Awards, which are being presented as a virtual broadcast and benefit for The Actors Fund on Sunday, May 3, at 7pm. The online event will bring together theatre performers, industry veterans, and fans worldwide in a celebration of Off-Broadway.

Breaking: THE WRONG MAN, A STRANGE LOOP & More Nominated for Lucille Lortel Awards- U Photo Breaking: THE WRONG MAN, A STRANGE LOOP & More Nominated for Lucille Lortel Awards- Updating Live!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2020

Nominations for the 35th Annual Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were announced today by theatre veterans Jeremy Jordan and Ashley Spencer. The Awards will be presented during a special online event on Sunday, May 3, broadcast on the official website - www.LortelAwards.org - beginning at 7:00pm ET. A virtual 'host' and presenters will be announced at a later date. As always, the Lortel Awards will be a benefit for The Actors Fund and fans are encouraged to make donations at actorsfund.org/Lortel. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League and the Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation. Additional support is provided by TDF.

Steep Theatre's THE LEOPARD PLAY Has Been Extended for Two Weeks Photo Steep Theatre's THE LEOPARD PLAY Has Been Extended for Two Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2020

Steep Theatre is extending the run of Isaac Gomez' The Leopard Play, or sad songs for lost boys through March 14, adding eight more chances to catch this heart-wrenching and powerful play.

Red Bull Theater to Honor André De Shields, Kate Burton and More With Matador Awards Photo Red Bull Theater to Honor André De Shields, Kate Burton and More With Matador Awards for Excellence in Classical Theater
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2020

Jesse Berger - Red Bull Theater Founder and Artistic Director, Jim Bredeson - Red Bull Managing Director, and the Board of Trustees of Red Bull Theater have announced that the Twelfth Annual Running of the Red Bulls Gala Benefit on Monday March 30th will celebrate the company's 17th Season and honor Kate Burton, André De Shields, and Theatre Development Fund with the 2020 Matador Awards for Excellence in Classical Theater. Proceeds from the evening will support all of Red Bull Theater's programs including its upcoming Off-Broadway production of The Alchemist.

VIDEO: Jesse Tyler Ferguson & Justin Mikita Are Having a Baby! Photo VIDEO: Jesse Tyler Ferguson & Justin Mikita Are Having a Baby!
by Stage Tube - Jan 23, 2020

On Thursday night's episode of The Late Late Show with James Corden, guest Jesse Tyler Ferguson announced that he and his husband are having a baby!

Photo Flash: First Look at THE LEOPARD PLAY at Steep Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE LEOPARD PLAY at Steep Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2020

Laura Alcalá Baker will direct Steep's second commissioned play, Isaac Gomez' The Leopard Play, or sad songs for lost boys, opening January 24. Gomez has quickly become one of Chicago's, and the nation's, most exciting playwrights with productions being staged throughout the country. Alcalá Baker and Gomez recently collaborated on the world premiere production of his the way she spoke, and both are making their Steep Theatre debuts.

SEX TAPE + NUPTIAL BLITZ At The Flea Theater Begins January 8 Photo SEX TAPE + NUPTIAL BLITZ At The Flea Theater Begins January 8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Choreographer Gabrielle Revlock presents two works, SEX TAPE and Nuptial Blitz, January 8-12, 2020 (7pm Wed-Sat, 3pm Sun) at The Flea, a staple of New York City's downtown performing arts scene located at 20 Thomas Street in Tribeca. Tickets cost $20 and are available by phone at 212-226-0051 or online at TheFlea.org. A restorative contact class ($12 drop in) will be offered Sunday, January 12, 11:30am-1pm: 

Casting Announced For Isaac Gomez THE LEONARD PLAY At Steep Theatre Photo Casting Announced For Isaac Gomez THE LEONARD PLAY At Steep Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 9, 2019

Laura Alcalá Baker will direct Steep's second commissioned play, Isaac Gomez' The Leopard Play, or sad songs for lost boys, opening January 24. Gomez has quickly become one of Chicago's, and the nation's, most exciting playwrights with productions being staged throughout the country. Alcalá Baker and Gomez recently collaborated on the world premiere production of his the way she spoke, and both are making their Steep Theatre debuts.

Wake Up With BWW 11/20: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/20: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Opens on Broadway, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2019

Today's top stories: A Christmas Carol opens on Broadway tonight, and more!

Photo Flash: Angela Lansbury and More in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Benefit Read Photo Photo Flash: Angela Lansbury and More in THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST Benefit Reading
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) presented a one-night only Benefit Reading of Oscar Wilde's beloved comedy The Importance of Being Earnest starring the legendary 5-time Tony winner Angela Lansbury as “Lady Bracknell.” The cast also includes Daniel Davis as “Lane,” John Glover as “Reverend Canon Chasuble,” Tony winner Jayne Houdyshell as “Miss Prism,” Simon Jones as “Merriman,” Hamish Linklater as “John Worthing,” Rebecca Night as “Cecily Cardew,” Lily Rabe as “Gwendolen Fairfax” and Tom Rhoads as “Algernon Moncrieff.”

Wake Up With BWW 11/18: THE INHERITANCE Opening Night Photos, Reviews, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/18: THE INHERITANCE Opening Night Photos, Reviews, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2019

Today's top stories: go inside opening night of The Inheritance, including photos, video, reviews, and more!

Joél Pérez, Brandon J. Dirden & More Complete Cast for TAKE ME OUT on Broadway Photo Joél Pérez, Brandon J. Dirden & More Complete Cast for TAKE ME OUT on Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 14, 2019

Take Me Out has found its full Broadway cast! Second Stage Theater has announced full casting for the Broadway production of Richard Greenberg's Tony Award-winning play, Take Me Out. Julian Cihi, Hiram Delgado, Brandon J. Dirden, Will Harrison, Carl Lundstedt, Ken Marks, Michael Oberholtzer, and Joél Pérez will join previously announced stars Patrick J. Adams, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Jesse Williams. Directed by Scott Ellis, Take Me Out will begin previews April 2, 2020 and officially open on April 23, 2020 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street).

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by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2019

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