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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)
Shakespeare Center Of LA Presents THE TRAGEDIE OF MACBETH Photo Shakespeare Center Of LA Presents THE TRAGEDIE OF MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2018

With Halloween lurking and the darkness of night falling earlier, The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (SCLA) transforms its 20,000 square foot building into a cursed and haunted castle of multiple performance spaces for an immersive, ninety-minute production of William Shakespeare's The Tragedie of Macbeth. Directed by Kenn Sabberton, formerly of the Royal Shakespeare Company, the show plays Today evenings and Sunday afternoons October 20 through November 3. Tickets start at $39 and are available now.

Florencia Lozano Joins The Muse Project For Tea Photo Florencia Lozano Joins The Muse Project For Tea
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2018

Florencia Lozano joins The Muse Project for their inaugural Tea Time event on October 21st at 5:30pm at The Flea Theater in Tribeca. Tea Times are a one-of-a-kind Muse pilot program, and October 21st's Tea Time will cap off a week of exciting presentations from some of New York's most dynamic women performers (Musings: a collection of Mini Muse presentations). During Tea Times, a veteran stage actress (Ms. Lozano) discusses her experiences building her career. The Muse Project's Artistic Director, Jocelyn Kuritsky, will lead the discussion with Ms. Lozano. A q&a with attendees and tea (and cookies!) and networking to follow. This event is open to all, and it is also a special opportunity for women actors to network with Ms. Lozano, each other, and to seek insight and support.

The Muse Project In Association With The Tank Presents MUSINGS At The Flea Theater Photo The Muse Project In Association With The Tank Presents MUSINGS At The Flea Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

The Muse Project, in association with The Tank, will present Musings: a collection of Mini Muse presentations at The Flea Theater as a part of their Anchor Partnership. Musings showcases the exciting, fresh, paradigm-shifting storytelling that New York's leading actresses have developed through intensive workshops. The Muse Project gives women performers the time, space, and opportunity to experiment with and explore their fantasy projects. Veteran performer Lynn Cohen will be investigating previously unexplored terrain with collaborator Lewis Black in his piece Dottie's Home. Recent Lucille Lortel nominee Vanessa Aspillaga and Obie winner Jessica Frances Dukes, alongside acclaimed directors Jose Zayas and Seret Scott, will dig into long hungered-for solo work.

Shakespeare Center Of LA Presents THE TRAGEDIE OF MACBETH Photo Shakespeare Center Of LA Presents THE TRAGEDIE OF MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2018

With Halloween lurking and the darkness of night falling earlier, The Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles (SCLA) transforms its 20,000 square foot building into a cursed and haunted castle of multiple performance spaces for an immersive, ninety-minute production of William Shakespeare's The Tragedie of Macbeth. Directed by Kenn Sabberton, formerly of the Royal Shakespeare Company, the show plays Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons October 20 through November 3. Tickets start at $39 and are available now.

Tiffany Mills Company Presents The World Premiere Of BLUE ROOM Photo Tiffany Mills Company Presents The World Premiere Of BLUE ROOM
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Tiffany Mills Company presents the world premiere of Blue Room, an evening-length work that explores connections and boundaries created by various modes of human interaction. Performances are Today-Saturday, September 12-15, at 7pm, at The Flea Theater in Tribeca.

Johanna Pfaelzer Named Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre Photo Johanna Pfaelzer Named Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2018

New York Stage and Film announced today that Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer will be stepping down from her longtime leadership position with the organization to become the new Artistic Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre beginning September 1, 2019.

The Acting Company's 2018 Fall Gala Honors Bill Rauch, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvo Photo The Acting Company's 2018 Fall Gala Honors Bill Rauch, Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel And Ambassador Carl Spielvogel
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2018

The Acting Company (Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) will honor director and artistic leader Bill Rauch and the married civic leaders Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel and Ambassador Carl Spielvogel- individuals whose exemplary work aligns with the artistic and educational ideals of the storied repertory company that produces nationally recognized theater productions and arts education programs-at the Company's 2018 Fall Gala, on November 12. Held at the historic Metropolitan Club (One East 60th Street), the event will bring together awards, live entertainment, silent and live auctions, dinner, and cocktails in celebration of theater and its contribution to American society.

Photo Flash: The Flea Launches Color Brave Season with SCRAPS Photo Photo Flash: The Flea Launches Color Brave Season with SCRAPS
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2018

The Flea Theater presents the World Premiere of SCRAPS written by Geraldine Inoa, a writer on The Walking Dead and the inaugural recipient of The Shonda Rhimes Unsung Voices Playwriting Commission. It is directed by Flea Artistic Director Niegel Smith. Now in previews, opening night is slated for Thursday, August 30.

Tiffany Mills Company Presents The World Premiere Of BLUE ROOM Photo Tiffany Mills Company Presents The World Premiere Of BLUE ROOM
by BWW News Desk - Jul 17, 2018

Tiffany Mills Company presents the world premiere of Blue Room, an evening-length work that explores connections and boundaries created by various modes of human interaction. Performances are Wednesday-Saturday, September 12-15, at 7pm, at The Flea Theater in Tribeca.

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Reveals Which Big Broadway Show He Photo Backstage with Richard Ridge: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Reveals Which Big Broadway Show He Turned Down!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 15, 2018

Many Broadway fans came to know stage and screen star Jesse Tyler Ferguson for his iconic portrayal of Leaf Coneybear in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. But in an alternate universe, a very different Broadway show might have been his big break. Below, Ferguson tells Richard Ridge all about that big decision that he had to make in 2005, and discusses his many other roles that have built his career. Watch the full interview below!

Photo Flash: First Look at CRY IT OUT at Echo Theater Company Photo Photo Flash: First Look at CRY IT OUT at Echo Theater Company
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

The Echo Theater Company presents a hilarious and deeply moving "comedy with dark edges" that takes an honest look at the absurdities of being home with a baby, the power of female friendship, the dilemma of going back to work and the effect class has on parenthood in America. Lindsay Allbaugh directs the West Coast premiere of Cry It Out by Molly Smith Metzler for a July 14 opening at Atwater Village Theatre.

Jewelle Gomez's WAITING FOR GIOVANNI Comes to The Flea Theater Photo Jewelle Gomez's WAITING FOR GIOVANNI Comes to The Flea Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2018

TOSOS presents its upcoming production of Waiting for Giovanni at The Flea Theater. A great American writer at a pivotal moment in his career is the subject of a play by another iconic American author.

Jewelle Gomez's WAITING FOR GIOVANNI Comes to The Flea Theater Photo Jewelle Gomez's WAITING FOR GIOVANNI Comes to The Flea Theater
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2018

TOSOS presents its upcoming production of Waiting for Giovanni at The Flea Theater. A great American writer at a pivotal moment in his career is the subject of a play by another iconic American author.

BWW Invite: Get Up Close with MODERN FAMILY and LOG CABIN Star Jesse Tyler Ferguson! Photo BWW Invite: Get Up Close with MODERN FAMILY and LOG CABIN Star Jesse Tyler Ferguson!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

On Tuesday, July 10 (1pm) join us at the Robin Williams Center (247 West 54th Street) for a Career Conversations Q&A with stage and screen star Jesse Tyler Ferguson, moderated by Broadway World's Richard Ridge of 'Backstage with Richard Ridge!'

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Ad-Libs When Medical Emergency Halts Performance of HENRY IV Photo VIDEO: Tom Hanks Ad-Libs When Medical Emergency Halts Performance of HENRY IV
by Stage Tube - Jun 16, 2018

The show must go on, as they say! During a recent performance of Henry IV at the Japanese Garden in Los Angeles, Tom Hanks tested that old phrase.

CRY IT OUT Takes Comic, Moving, Honest Look at New Motherhood Photo CRY IT OUT Takes Comic, Moving, Honest Look at New Motherhood
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

The Echo Theater Company presents a hilarious and deeply moving "comedy with dark edges" that takes an honest look at the absurdities of being home with a baby, the power of female friendship, the dilemma of going back to work and the effect class has on parenthood in America. Lindsay Allbaugh directs the West Coast premiere of Cry It Out by Molly Smith Metzler for aJuly 14 opening at Atwater Village Theatre.

Photo Flash: James Earl Jones, Amanda Plummer, and More Lead Reading of THE NIGHT OF  Photo Photo Flash: James Earl Jones, Amanda Plummer, and More Lead Reading of THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

The Acting Company presented its one-night-only benefit reading of The Night of the Iguana, Tennessee Williams' feverishly poetic 1961 drama, at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College (68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues), on Monday, June 11.

BWW Review: An Irresistible Tom Hanks Goes for the Gusto as Falstaff in HENRY IV Photo BWW Review: An Irresistible Tom Hanks Goes for the Gusto as Falstaff in HENRY IV
by Ellen Dostal - Jun 11, 2018

Director Daniel Sullivan's adaptation of HENRY IV, Parts 1 & 2 may only be playing in the Japanese Garden on the VA campus for another three weeks but it is bound to rank as one of the summer's most talked-about events. Why? Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles has saved up a secret weapon for the production, one few can resist.

Photo Flash: First Look at Tom Hanks in HENRY IV at Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Tom Hanks in HENRY IV at Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

"Henry IV," staged by Tony Award winning director Daniel Sullivan, features Harry Groener as Northumberland, Tom Hanks in his Los Angeles stage debut as Sir John Falstaff, Hamish Linklater as Hal, Joe Morton as Henry IV, and Tony winner Rondi Reed as Mistress Quickly.

Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think Of Tom Hanks in HENRY IV at the Shakespear Photo Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think Of Tom Hanks in HENRY IV at the Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2018

This week, the cast and crew of Shakespeare's Henry IV, starring Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks, came together for the first meet and greet of the production. Check out shots from the event below!

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