Jack Arnold News

 
Date of Birth: October 14, 1916
Date of Death: March 17, 1992 (75)

Birth Place: New Haven, CT, USA
BWW Interview: Dan Lauria Talks Creative Madness in THE STONE WITCH, Joining THIS IS US, and MoreBWW Interview: Dan Lauria Talks Creative Madness in THE STONE WITCH, Joining THIS IS US, and More
by Julie Musbach - Apr 19, 2018

Dan Lauria boasts an extensive career both on stage and off. He took a moment to speak with BroadwayWorld about his experience in The Stone Witch and his upcoming projects including a recurring role on the hit television series 'This Is Us'. Find out what he had to say below! (more...)

Idyllwild Arts Presents Malick and Lauria In LOVE LETTERS One Night Only BenefitIdyllwild Arts Presents Malick and Lauria In LOVE LETTERS One Night Only Benefit
by David Green - Oct 11, 2017

The Associates of Idyllwild Arts Foundation, a 501c3 organization celebrating their 50th anniversary, presents the two-person play LOVE LETTERS featuring beloved television, stage, and motion picture actors Wendie Malick and Dan Lauria for one very special evening. According to Michael Slocum, President of the Associates, The response by theatre lovers to the one-night only performance is no surprise! Both recognized for their portrayal of memorable characters on and off the television screen, with a real-life friendship that spans over 25 years, the chemistry and timing between Malick and Lauria make them the perfect duo for this two-person romantic production. (more...)

Judd Hirsch, Dan Lauria to Read THE VALUE OF NAMES at George Street Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

George Street Playhouse has announced that stage and screen legends Judd Hirsch (TV: Taxi, Superior Donuts; Film: Ordinary People, Independence Day) and Dan Lauria (TV: The Wonder Years, Pitch; Broadway: Lombardi, A Christmas Story) have been cast for a special one-night-only reading of Jeffrey Sweet's play, The Value of Names, on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

KISS ME KATE Screens in 3-D at Film Forum
by Movies News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

"3-D Auteurs," a 19-day, 34-film festival spotlighting stereoscopic movies by some of history's most distinguished directors, will run at Film Forum from Friday, November 11 through Tuesday, November 29. The festival spans 3-D's earliest days (including some turn-of-the-century films by pioneer Georges Melies) to the present, and represents virtually every genre, including Westerns, Film Noir, and Science Fiction. (more...)

The Life of BERNIE ARNOLD To Be Celebrated Tonight in Nashville
by Jeffrey Ellis - Mar 3, 2015

It's cloudy and grey in Nashville today, which is perhaps fitting as people from all over gather to mourn the passing of Bernie Arnold, the matriarch of the first family of Nashville theater. But being mournful is the last thing you can come up with when remembering Bernie and her late, devoted husband, Henry Arnold (known as 'Buddy' to his legions of fans, students and admirers). Rather, any memory of the revered pair of theatrical talents is limned with joy, amazement and unbridled admiration. (more...)

Kaufman and Hart - The Works of Broadway's Legendary Duo
by BWW Special Coverage - Sep 28, 2014

This season's revival of George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart's Pulitzer Prize-winning play YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU opens on Broadway tonight, and in honor of the playwriting pair's long list of contributions to the theatre, we've rounded up some of their most notable works. Scroll down to learn more about the duo's canon! (more...)

SALA LEOPOLDO LUGONES - MONSTRUOS DE LA UNIVERSAL thru Dec 13
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

El Complejo Teatral de Buenos Aires y la Fundacion Cinemateca Argentina han organizado un ciclo denominadoMonstruos de la Universal, que se llevara a cabo del martes 26 de noviembre al viernes 13 de diciembre en la Sala Leopoldo Lugones del Teatro San Martin (Avenida Corrientes 1530). (more...)

SALA LEOPOLDO LUGONES - MONSTRUOS DE LA UNIVERSAL, Nov 26-Dec 13
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2013

El Complejo Teatral de Buenos Aires y la Fundacion Cinemateca Argentina han organizado un ciclo denominadoMonstruos de la Universal, que se llevara a cabo del martes 26 de noviembre al viernes 13 de diciembre en la Sala Leopoldo Lugones del Teatro San Martin (Avenida Corrientes 1530). (more...)

Dan Lauria Set to Star as 'Jean Shepherd' in Broadway-Bound A CHRISTMAS STORY!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2012

The producers of A Christmas Story, The Musical have announced that Dan Lauria will star as radio icon Jean Shepherd in the production when it arrives on Broadway at The Lunt-Fontanne Theatre for its November 5 - December 30 engagement. Last seen on Broadway in the title role of Lombardi, Lauria is best known to television audiences around the country for portraying fathers, including dad Jack Arnold in the long running series 'The Wonder Years,' and his current role as dad Jack Sullivan on the TBS comedy 'Sullivan & Son." (Peter Billingsley, the film's original 'Ralphie,' is a producer of both A Christmas Story, The Musical and "Sullivan & Son.") (more...)

Salman Rushdie Kicks Off Eastern's Annual Arts and Lecture Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2011

Award-winning author Salman Rushdie will open Eastern Connecticut State University's 11th Annual Arts and Lecture Series on Ttoday in the Betty R. Tipton Room in Eastern's Student Center. (more...)

Salman Rushdie Kicks Off Eastern's Annual Arts and Lecture Series 10/4
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2011

Award-winning author Salman Rushdie will open Eastern Connecticut State University's 11th Annual Arts and Lecture Series on Tuesday, Oct. 4 in the Betty R. Tipton Room in Eastern's Student Center. (more...)

Ackermann, Mamet Set To Write For Berkshire Playwrights Lab Gala, Begins 6/10
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2009

Playwrights Joan Ackermann, Eric Bogosian, Larry Gelbart, and David Mamet to Write Original Short Plays for Berkshire Playwrights Lab Gala, Actors Karen Allen, Elizabeth Franz, Dan Lauria, Wendie Malick, Peter Riegert, and Jay Thomas Set to Perform. (more...)

Ackermann, Mamet Set To Write For Berkshire Playwrights Lab Gala, Begins 6/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 17, 2009

Playwrights Joan Ackermann, Eric Bogosian, Larry Gelbart, and David Mamet to Write Original Short Plays for Berkshire Playwrights Lab Gala, Actors Karen Allen, Elizabeth Franz, Dan Lauria, Wendie Malick, Peter Riegert, and Jay Thomas Set to Perform. (more...)

The Palm Springs Cultural Center announces First Annual Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Festival!
by David Green - Jan 1, 2001

?The Palm Springs Cultural Center (PSCC) will present the first annual Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Festival at the Camelot Theaters on October 23-25, 2015.??“The notion for this event has been germinating for quite awhile and it is fantastic to see it come to fruition this year” enthused festival producer and host Alan K. Rode who has been producing the annual Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival at the Camelot for the last eight years.?? PSCC Executive Director Michael Green agrees: “We believe there is a viable audience for these films and we are excited to expand our relationship with Alan in bringing a new genre of classic cinema to Palm Springs.' (more...)