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Two River Theater Concludes TWO RIVER RISING Online Benefit Reading Series  Photo Two River Theater Concludes TWO RIVER RISING Online Benefit Reading Series 
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

Two River Theater concludes its online benefit reading series with Shakespeare's classic story of two young star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet. This modern verse translation by Hansol Jung will be live on Wed, Sept 30 with Act 1. Act 2, followed by a Q&A with the artists, will take place on Thurs, Oct 1 at 7PM EDT.

NAATCO Announces ROMEO AND JULIET as Second Production for National Partnership Proje Photo NAATCO Announces ROMEO AND JULIET as Second Production for National Partnership Project
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

NAATCO (National Asian American Theatre Company) has announced the second production for the NAATCO National Partnership Project (NNPP): Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, in a modern verse translation by Hansol Jung, in partnership with Two River Theater of NJ (TRT).

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 3 - WEST SIDE STORY Novel, Music Fro Photo New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of August 3 - WEST SIDE STORY Novel, Music From Sophia Anne Caruso, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2020

This week's list features the novelization of West Side Story, as well as a graphic novel version of The Phantom of the Opera, and the audiobook of Vietgone. Plus, new music from Sophia Anne Caruso!

New and Upcoming Book, Music, and Film Releases For the Week of July 13 - HADESTOWN L Photo New and Upcoming Book, Music, and Film Releases For the Week of July 13 - HADESTOWN Lyric Book, Music From Telly Leung, Melissa Errico, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2020

Check out this week's list of new and upcoming book, music, and film releases, including a Hadestown lyric book, new music from Telly Leung, Melissa Errico, and more!

BWW Interview: Always a Creative Force To Be Reckoned With, Tim Dang Next Directs LAT Photo BWW Interview: Always a Creative Force To Be Reckoned With, Tim Dang Next Directs LATW's VIETGONE
by Gil Kaan - Jan 15, 2020

Next up for L.A. Theatre Works will be Qui Nguyen's VIETGONE, set to be recorded live at the James Bridges Theater on the UCLA campus for four performances beginning January 24, 2020. East West Players' Producing Artistic Director Emeritus Tim Dang will direct this semi-fictional tale of how Qui's parents met in an Arkansas relocation camp. The talented cast includes Will Dao, Desirée Mee Jung, Greg Watanabe, Paul Yen and Jeena Yi. I grabbed the opportunity, after all these years of knowing him, to interview the creative force behind the early development of the East West Players - Tim Dang.

Theatre Works Records VIETGONE By Qui Nguyen For Radio, Podcast, Online Streaming Photo Theatre Works Records VIETGONE By Qui Nguyen For Radio, Podcast, Online Streaming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2020

Vietgone a?" East West Players producing artistic director emeritus Tim Dang directs Will Dao, Desirée Mee Jung, Greg Watanabe, Paul Yen and Jeena Yi in Qui Nguyen's hilarious, a?oeprobably-mostly-truea?? version of how his parents met and built a life for themselves in a new land. Set in 1975 a?" just after the fall of Saigon a?" this epic, award-winning play repurposes pop culture from the last 40 years to tell the story of two Vietnamese refugees who meet in an Arkansas relocation camp before setting out on a rip-roaring road trip across America. Equal parts buddy story, all-American romance and motorcycle adventure, Vietgone sizzles to a smart, sassy and raucous hip-hop soundtrack by Shane Rettig.

L.A. Theatre Works to Record VIETGONE by Qui Nguyen for Radio, Podcast and Online Str Photo L.A. Theatre Works to Record VIETGONE by Qui Nguyen for Radio, Podcast and Online Streaming
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

Vietgone - East West Players producing artistic director emeritus Tim Dang directs Desirée Mee Jung, Will Dao, Greg Watanabe and Jeena Yi in Qui Nguyen's hilarious, 'probably-mostly-true' version of how his parents met and built a life for themselves in a new land. Set in 1975 - just after the fall of Saigon - this epic, award-winning play repurposes pop culture from the last 40 years to tell the story of two Vietnamese refugees who meet in an Arkansas relocation camp before setting out on a rip-roaring road trip across America. Equal parts buddy story, all-American romance and motorcycle adventure, Vietgone sizzles to a smart, sassy and raucous hip-hop soundtrack by Shane Rettig.

Review Roundup: JUDGMENT DAY at Park Avenue Armory - Read the Reviews! Photo Review Roundup: JUDGMENT DAY at Park Avenue Armory - Read the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Dec 12, 2019

Park Avenue Armory presents Judgment Day-the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play.

Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast Of JUDGMENT DAY Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast Of JUDGMENT DAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

Park Avenue Armory announces today the cast for its December production of Judgment Daya?"the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play. Luke Kirby, best known for his Emmy Award-winning performance of Lenny Bruce on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel , plays the leading role in the production, which is the first ground-up theater production for the Armory. In his return to the Armory after his award-winning production of The Hairy Ape (2017), acclaimed theater director Richard Jones leads the cast of 16, which includes Susannah Perkins (Network; The Wolves), Alyssa Bresnahan (Network; 27 Dresses), Henry Stram (Junk; The Elephant Man), and Harriet Harris (Thoroughly Modern Millie a?" Tony Award; Desperate Housewives).

Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast For JUDGMENT DAY Photo Park Avenue Armory Announces Cast For JUDGMENT DAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

Park Avenue Armory today announces the cast for its December production of Judgment Daya?"the world premiere of Christopher Shinn's new adaptation of ?-dön von Horváth's 1937 play.

Photo Flash: First Look at Yale Rep's GIRLS Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Yale Rep's GIRLS
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2019

Yale Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of GIRLS, after The Bacchae by Euripides, by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, with choreography by Raja Feather Kelley, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, October 4-26, 2019, at the University Theatre (222 York Street).

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at Yale Rep's GIRLS Photo VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at Yale Rep's GIRLS
by Stage Tube - Oct 7, 2019

Yale Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of GIRLS, after The Bacchae by Euripides, by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, with choreography by Raja Feather Kelley, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, October 4-26, 2019, at the University Theatre (222 York Street). Opening Night is Thursday, October 10.

Yale Rep Presents the World Premiere of GIRLS Photo Yale Rep Presents the World Premiere of GIRLS
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2019

Yale Repertory Theatre presents the world premiere of GIRLS, after The Bacchae by Euripides, by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, with choreography by Raja Feather Kelley, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, October 4a?"26, 2019, at the University Theatre (222 York Street). Opening Night is Thursday, October 10.

BWW Flashback: NETWORK Plays Final Broadway Performance Today! Photo BWW Flashback: NETWORK Plays Final Broadway Performance Today!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2019

Howard Beale signs off for good today! The cast of the five-time Tony nominated Network will take their final bows today, June 8, at the Belasco Theatre.

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston and Stephen Colbert Take THE LATE SHOW's Studio Audience Throug Photo VIDEO: Bryan Cranston and Stephen Colbert Take THE LATE SHOW's Studio Audience Through Times Square
by Stage Tube - May 11, 2019

During last night's episode of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Stephen and Bryan Cranston take the Late Show's studio audience of 400+ people through Times Square.

BWW TV: Walk Through NETWORK's Complex Opening Scene! Photo BWW TV: Walk Through NETWORK's Complex Opening Scene!
by BroadwayWorld TV - May 9, 2019

What goes into making a technically heavy Broadway scene happen? Watch below as the Production Stage Manager from Network walks us through the opening sequence!

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Rewrote a Part of NETWORK During One Performance Photo VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Rewrote a Part of NETWORK During One Performance
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2019

Bryan Cranston stopped by 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' to talk about his Tony-nominated role in Broadway's 'Network.' During the interview, Cranston brings up his unorthodox method to smooth over a botched line during a recent performance of the play. 

VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Discusses the Relevance of NETWORK in Today's News Cycle Photo VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Discusses the Relevance of NETWORK in Today's News Cycle
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2019

Network, starring Bryan Cranston, is bringing the world of TV news to Broadway. CBS Sunday Morning recently aired a feature on the show, in which Cranston discussed how this show holds up in the face of the modern news cycle.

VIDEO:  Tony Goldwyn Talks Kissing NETWORK Co-Star Tatiana Maslany in Times Square Photo VIDEO: Tony Goldwyn Talks Kissing NETWORK Co-Star Tatiana Maslany in Times Square
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2019

On today's episode of 'Live with Kelly and Ryan,' Tony Goldwyn stopped by to talk about starring on Broadway in 'Network.' During the interview, Goldwyn talks about kissing his co-star Tatiana Maslany on the street in Times Square for a scene in the show and the reactions they got from people passing by.

VIDEO: NY1 Goes Behind the Scenes of NETWORK with Bryan Cranston Photo VIDEO: NY1 Goes Behind the Scenes of NETWORK with Bryan Cranston
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 13, 2019

On this week's episode of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage, host Frank DiLella will get an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the Broadway smash hit 'Network.' 

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