Palm Beach Dramaworks Launches 16th Season with PICNIC Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2015

PICNIC, the 1953 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by William Inge about sexual repression, longing and disillusionment, and the narrow-minded limitations of life in a small Midwestern town, launches Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2015-2016 season on Friday, October 9 (8pm) at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. Performances continue through November 8, with specially priced previews tonight and tomorrow, October 7 and 8. (more...)

Palm Beach Dramaworks to Launch 16th Season with PICNIC, 10/7-11/8
by BWW News Desk - Sep 16, 2015

PICNIC, the 1953 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by William Inge about sexual repression, longing and disillusionment, and the narrow-minded limitations of life in a small Midwestern town, launches Palm Beach Dramaworks' 2015-2016 season on Friday, October 9 (8pm) at the Don & Ann Brown Theatre. (more...)

PICNIC Plays Antaeus Theatre Company, Now thru 8/16
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2015

Powerful, moving and ripe for revival, Inge's drama is not simply a breezy summer romance. Set in small town Kansas, this is a sexy world, dangerous and cruel, where residents keep each other in their place while longing to break free. At once sensual, passionate and delightfully funny, Picnic probes the sometimes tenuous line between restraint and desire. (more...)

PICNIC to Play Antaeus, 6/25-8/16
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2015

Powerful, moving and ripe for revival, Inge's drama is not simply a breezy summer romance. Set in small town Kansas, this is a sexy world, dangerous and cruel, where residents keep each other in their place while longing to break free. At once sensual, passionate and delightfully funny, Picnic probes the sometimes tenuous line between restraint and desire. (more...)

Lincoln Center Film Society Presents 20th Century Fox Films, Beg. Tonight
by Movies News Desk - Aug 9, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced Fasten Your Seatbelts (Part 2): 20th Century Fox (today, August 9-15), a summertime big screen showcase of some of the movie studio's most beloved and unforgettable films. Presented via DCP restorations and beautiful studio library 35mm prints, with a focus on a single artist and their creative contribution to each film, Fasten Your Seatbelts is sure to be a truly rare movie-going event. In the summer of 2010, FSLC presented the first Fasten Your Seatbelts series to coincide with and celebrate 20th Century Fox's 75th Anniversary. The popularity of that series, including screenings of classics like ALL ABOUT EVE, M*A*S*H and ALIEN all but demanded that Film Society and the studio present a 'sequel' at some point. (more...)

Lincoln Center Film Society to Present 20th Century Fox Films, Beg. 8/9
by Movies News Desk - Jun 28, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today Fasten Your Seatbelts (Part 2): 20th Century Fox (August 9-15), a summertime big screen showcase of some of the movie studio's most beloved and unforgettable films. (more...)

Turner Classic Movies Celebrates Career of Actress Kim Novak Tonight
by TV News Desk - Mar 6, 2013

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will celebrate the extraordinary career of actress Kim Novak with an entire night of programming tonight, March 6, beginning at 8 p.m. (ET). The evening will open with the premiere of Kim Novak: Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival, a one-hour interview special hosted by TCM's Robert Osborne and taped at last year's festival in Hollywood. (more...)

Turner Classic Movies to Celebrate Career of Actress Kim Novak, 3/6
by TV News Desk - Feb 8, 2013

Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will celebrate the extraordinary career of actress Kim Novak with an entire night of programming Wednesday, March 6, beginning at 8 p.m. (ET). The evening will open with the premiere of Kim Novak: Live from the TCM Classic Film Festival, a one-hour interview special hosted by TCM's Robert Osborne and taped at last year's festival in Hollywood. (more...)

Hartford Stage Presents BELL, BOOK, AND CANDLE, 4/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2012

The Tony AwardŽ-winning Hartford Stage, under the leadership of Darko Tresnjak, Artistic Director, and Michael Stotts, Managing Director, is pleased to present John van Druten's bewitching romantic comedy Bell, Book and Candle, directed by Darko Tresnjak, playing April 5 through 29, 2012. (more...)

Hartford Stage Presents BELL, BOOK, AND CANDLE, 4/5
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2012

The Tony AwardŽ-winning Hartford Stage, under the leadership of Darko Tresnjak, Artistic Director, and Michael Stotts, Managing Director, is pleased to present John van Druten's bewitching romantic comedy Bell, Book and Candle, directed by Darko Tresnjak, playing April 5 through 29, 2012. (more...)

Hartford Stage Presents BELL, BOOK, AND CANDLE, 4/5
by 30 Days of NYMF 2011 - Mar 19, 2012

The Tony AwardŽ-winning Hartford Stage, under the leadership of Darko Tresnjak, Artistic Director, and Michael Stotts, Managing Director, is pleased to present John van Druten's bewitching romantic comedy Bell, Book and Candle, directed by Darko Tresnjak, playing April 5 through 29, 2012. (more...)

Melissa Leo & Hayden Panettiere Headed to Broadway in PICNIC?
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2011

Now, word is out in the New York Times that a starry reading of PICNIC took place on Monday featuring 'Among those reading were the Academy Award-winning actress Melissa Leo ('The Fighter') as the widow Flo; Hayden Panettiere (TV's 'Heroes') as her well-behaved daughter Madge; Laura Innes ('ER') as her neighbor Rosemary; and Seth Numrich ('War Horse') as the college student Alan, the role that was Paul Newman's Broadway debut in 1953.' (more...)

CHATTER: Bagert Bringing PICNIC & KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN Back to Bway?
by Rialto Chatter - May 20, 2011

Broadway producer Darren Bagert has just revealed that there are plans to bring both PICNIC and KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN back to the Great White Way. The Tony-winner mentioned in a recent statement that a revival of PICNIC will arrive on Broadway in the 2011-12 season, featuring direction by Sam Gold. Additionally, Jose Rivera and Allan Baker are working onA new adaptation of SPIDER WOMAN, which is also scheduled to make it to Broadway in the 2011-12 season. Peter DuBois is on board to direct the production. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Remembering Farley Granger
by Walter McBride - Mar 31, 2011

Broadway veteran Farley Granger died on Sunday, March 27. He was 85 years old. (more...)

Actor Farley Granger Dies at 85
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2011

Broadway veteran Farley Granger died on Sunday, March 27. He was 85 years old. (more...)

THE RAINMAKER Opens At Northern Stage 3/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 11, 2011

As the region emerges from a long and difficult winter, Northern Stage taps into the eternal optimism of the American spirit with N. Richard Nash's acclaimed comedy-drama-romance The Rainmaker, on stage from March 16 through April 3 at the Briggs Opera House in White River Junction. (more...)

Lysistrata Musical 'Happiest Girl' Presented 11/17-12/17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2006

Medicine Show Theatre Ensemble, one of NYC's longest-running experimental theatres, will present The Happiest Girl in the World, the 1961 Broadway musical comedy adapted from Lysistratra (more...)