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Breaking News: Drama League Announces 2020 Nominations Photo Breaking News: Drama League Announces 2020 Nominations
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The Drama League has announced the 2020 Drama League Awards Nominees for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a Musical, and the much- coveted Distinguished Performance Award.

Photo Coverage: DUBLIN CAROL Opens at The Irish Repertory Theatre Photo Photo Coverage: DUBLIN CAROL Opens at The Irish Repertory Theatre
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Oct 2, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre presents Dublin Carol, written by Conor McPherson (The Seafarer) and directed by Ciarán O'Reilly (The Shadow of a Gunman). Performances began on September 20, 2019 on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage with an opening night on October 1, for a limited run through November 10, 2019.

Irish Rep Announces DUBLIN CAROL This September Photo Irish Rep Announces DUBLIN CAROL This September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2019

Irish Repertory Theatre presents Dublin Carol, written by Conor McPherson (The Seafarer) and directed by Ciarán O'Reilly (The Shadow of a Gunman). Performances begin on September 20, 2019 on the Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage with an opening night set for October 1, for a limited run through November 10, 2019.

Gordon Clapp to Lead World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's DIG Photo Gordon Clapp to Lead World Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's DIG
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2019

Dorset Theatre Festival, under the leadership of Artistic Director Dina Janis and Producing Director Will Rucker, will open DIG, the first World Premiere production of the 42nd Season, on July 11. The play is written and directed by the Festival's Resident Playwright, Theresa Rebeck.

Dorset Theatre Festival Announces Casting For Two World Premieres Photo Dorset Theatre Festival Announces Casting For Two World Premieres
by BWW News Desk - May 14, 2019

Dorset Theatre Festival, under the leadership of Artistic Director Dina Janis, will mount two world premiere productions during the 42nd Season. DIG, written and directed by Theresa Rebeck (July 11-27, 2019), and MRS. CHRISTIE by Heidi Armbruster (August 1-17, 2019) fall between the Festival's previously announced runs of Noel Coward's PRIVATE LIVES (June 20-July 6, 2019) and SLOW FOOD by Wendy MacLeod (August 22-31, 2019) at the Dorset Playhouse (104 Cheney Road, Dorset, VT 05251).

BWW Review:  Calvin Trillin's ABOUT ALICE Is A Warm, Witty and Wondrous Valentine Photo BWW Review: Calvin Trillin's ABOUT ALICE Is A Warm, Witty and Wondrous Valentine
by Michael Dale - Jan 27, 2019

To those who knew her, Alice Trillin was highly regarded as an educator, author and film producer. But to millions more who never met her, she was the women that her husband, humorist Calvin Trillin, so obviously adored and admired with all of his heart.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on ABOUT ALICE Photo Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on ABOUT ALICE
by Review Roundups - Jan 22, 2019

Theatre for a New Audience is currently staging the world premiere of About Alice, a new play by Calvin Trillin, inspired by his 2007 memoir of the same name. The production, directed by Leonard Foglia, plays January 8-February 3, 2019 at Polonsky Shakespeare Center.

TFANA's ABOUT ALICE Begins Jan 8 Photo TFANA's ABOUT ALICE Begins Jan 8
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2019

Theatre for a New Audience presents About Alice, the world premiere of a new play by Calvin Trillin, inspired by his 2007 memoir of the same name. The production, directed by Leonard Foglia, plays January 8-February 3, 2019 at Polonsky Shakespeare Center (262 Ashland Place, Brooklyn). 

TFANA's ABOUT ALICE Begins Jan 8 Photo TFANA's ABOUT ALICE Begins Jan 8
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2018

Theatre for a New Audience presents About Alice, the world premiere of a new play by Calvin Trillin, inspired by his 2007 memoir of the same name. The production, directed by Leonard Foglia, plays January 8-February 3, 2019 at Polonsky Shakespeare Center (262 Ashland Place, Brooklyn). 

Playwrights Horizons Extends THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Through December 2 Photo Playwrights Horizons Extends THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Through December 2
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2018

Playwrights Horizons today announces a one-week extension to the world premiere run of PEN USA Literary Award for Drama-winning playwright Larissa FastHorse's The Thanksgiving Play, directed by Tony Award nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel (Hand to God, Present Laughter, Bernhardt/Hamlet).

BWW Review: Larissa FastHorse's Comedy of Social Justice Warrior Errors, THE THANKSGI Photo BWW Review: Larissa FastHorse's Comedy of Social Justice Warrior Errors, THE THANKSGIVING PLAY
by Michael Dale - Nov 7, 2018

"There are many factors, grant and school board requirements that we need to fulfill with this piece," the director explains to the cast on the first day of rehearsal of a Thanksgiving play for children.

Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think of Playwrights Horizons' THE THANKSGIVING P Photo Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think of Playwrights Horizons' THE THANKSGIVING PLAY?
by Review Roundups - Nov 6, 2018

Playwrights Horizons continues its 2018-2019 season with the world premiere of Larissa Fasthorse's The Thanksgiving Play, which officially opened last night in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 West 42nd Street). Let's see what the critics are saying...

Playwrights Horizons Presents INDIGENOUS VOICES: A Reading Series Photo Playwrights Horizons Presents INDIGENOUS VOICES: A Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2018

Playwrights Horizons (Artistic Director Tim Sanford, Managing Director Leslie Marcus) presents Indigenous Voices: A Reading Series, organized by 2018-2019 Guest Curator, artist and choreographer Emily Johnson (November 1 & 6). Each season, Playwrights Horizons brings on a member of the larger New York arts community as a Guest Curator to work with the Playwrights staff. In a program complementing the world premiere of Larissa FastHorse's side-splitting comedy The Thanksgiving Play (through November 25), Johnson, an Alaskan native of Yup'ik descent, brings together four works from Indigenous writers in two free, open to the public evenings of readings.

Playwrights Horizons Presents THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Starring Jennifer Bareilles, Marg Photo Playwrights Horizons Presents THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Starring Jennifer Bareilles, Margo Seibert, and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2018

Playwrights Horizons continues its 2018-2019 season of "topicality and risk" (The New York Times) with the world premiere of PEN USA Literary Award for Drama-winning playwright Larissa FastHorse's The Thanksgiving Play, October 12 - November 25 in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 West 42nd Street). 

Playwrights Horizons Offers Live For Five Lottery For Larissa FastHorse's THE THANKSG Photo Playwrights Horizons Offers Live For Five Lottery For Larissa FastHorse's THE THANKSGIVING PLAY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2018

Playwrights Horizons will, from today, October 1, through Thursday, October 4, accept entries for the Live for Five online lottery, giving out $5 tickets to the world premiere production of Larissa FastHorse's The Thanksgiving Play. Directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel (Hand to God and Present Laughter on Broadway), this side-splitting comedy satirizing the performance of contemporary white liberalism begins October 12 and runs through November 25.

Playwrights Horizons Presents THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Starring Jennifer Bareilles, Marg Photo Playwrights Horizons Presents THE THANKSGIVING PLAY Starring Jennifer Bareilles, Margo Seibert, and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2018

Playwrights Horizons continues its 2018-2019 season of "topicality and risk" (The New York Times) with the world premiere of PEN USA Literary Award for Drama-winning playwright Larissa FastHorse's The Thanksgiving Play, October 12 - November 25 in the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 West 42nd Street). 

Bay Street Theater Announces Successful Opening Night For The World Premiere Of FELLO Photo Bay Street Theater Announces Successful Opening Night For The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce a successful opening night for the World Premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS, a new play by Jack Canfora, directed by Michael Wilson. The show opened on Saturday, June 2 and was met with rave reviews and a positive audience response. FELLOW TRAVELERS, open now through June 17, 2018, is the first show in Bay Street Theater's 2018 Mainstage Season. Single tickets are on sale now, and tickets are also still available as part of a Mainstage Subscription. To purchase tickets and subscriptions, call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or purchase online at baystreet.org. Special guests included Steve Kroft from CBS, and wife and author Jennet Conant, actress Mercedes Ruehl with artist David Geiser, Robert Wankel, President of the Shubert organization, and his wife Lynn, Producers Leonard Soloway and Evan Bergman. Other producers included Paul Libin and Manny Kladitis.

BWW Review: The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS at Bay Street Theatre Photo BWW Review: The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS at Bay Street Theatre
by Melissa Giordano - Jun 6, 2018

Kicking off their exciting 27th main stage season - and continuing their mission to foster new works - the Bay Street Theatre offers the world premiere of Jack Canfora's new play Fellow Travelers. Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle award winner Michael Wilson directs the superb production running through June 17th at the adorable Sag Harbor venue.

Photo Flash: First Look at FELLOW TRAVELERS at Bay Street Theater Photo Photo Flash: First Look at FELLOW TRAVELERS at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts presents the World Premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS, a new play by Jack Canfora, directed by Michael Wilson, will start tomorrow, May 29, and will run through June 17. To purchase tickets and subscriptions, call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or purchase online at www.baystreet.org. Get a first look at the production in the photos below!

Bay Street Theater Announces Cast And Creative Team For The World Premiere Of FELLOW  Photo Bay Street Theater Announces Cast And Creative Team For The World Premiere Of FELLOW TRAVELERS
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

Bay Street Theater and Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the full cast and creative team for the World Premiere of FELLOW TRAVELERS, a new play by Jack Canfora, directed by Michael Wilson. The production will run as the first show in Bay Street Theater's 2018 Mainstage Season, from May 29 - June 17, 2018. Single tickets are on sale now, and tickets are also still available as part of a Mainstage Subscription. To purchase tickets and subscriptions, call the Box Office at 631-725-9500 or purchase online at www.baystreet.org.

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