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John Wilkes Booth Headshot
Date Of Birth:
May 10, 1838
Date Of Death:
April 26, 1865 (26)
 
John Wilkes Booth Headshot
Date of Birth: May 10, 1838
Date of Death: April 26, 1865 (26)
Steven Pasquale, Will Swenson, Brandon Uranowitz, Judy Kuhn & Wesley Taylor Will Star Photo Steven Pasquale, Will Swenson, Brandon Uranowitz, Judy Kuhn & Wesley Taylor Will Star in CSC's ASSASSINS
by Julie Musbach - Sep 24, 2019

Classic Stage Company announces that five celebrated actors have joined its upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins, directed by John Doyle

Roxy Regional Theatre Presents Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS Photo Roxy Regional Theatre Presents Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS
by Julie Musbach - Sep 23, 2019

Our nation's most notorious assassins are gathering this fall on the stage of Clarksville's oldest professional theatre to violently pursue a twisted American Dream.

THE BRUTES Will Be Presented At The Players Photo THE BRUTES Will Be Presented At The Players
by Julie Musbach - Sep 23, 2019

On Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. THE BRUTES by Casey Wimpee will be presented at THE PLAYERS - once the historic home of Edwin Booth - 16 Gramercy Park S, New York City. Members of the Booth family will be in attendance, and the performance is presented in collaboration with spit&vigor by Paul Valle, the great-great-great grandson of patriarch Junius Brutus Booth, and his wife Jan.

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre? Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre?
by Alan Henry - Aug 27, 2019

Sondheim's Assassins recently opened at Signature Theatre in Arlington, Virginia. The production runs through September 29, 2019 in The MAX space. Read what the critics had to say!

BWW Review: ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre Photo BWW Review: ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre
by Elliot Lanes - Aug 26, 2019

Signature Theatre and Stephen Sondheim have been a winning combination in the DC theatre scene since 1991when the company presented Sweeney Todd at Gunston. In 1992 it presented the Stephen Sondheim/John Weidman collaboration known as Assassins. The show was produced again by Signature in 2006 in their garage space.

BWW Review: ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre - You Will Get Goose Bumps! Photo BWW Review: ASSASSINS at Signature Theatre - You Will Get Goose Bumps!
by Charles Shubow - Aug 23, 2019

It is not often one opens a theater program and on page one sees a letter from composer Stephen Sondheim. I had the privilege of attending the joint Jason Robert Brown and Stephen Sondheim concert on June 24, 2019 at Town Hall in New York City to raise funds for 'Brady United Against Gun Violence' (see link below). It was a very moving evening of great theatrical music by two of this country's best composers.

VIDEO: Get A First Look At ASSASINS At Hillcrest Center For The Arts Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At ASSASINS At Hillcrest Center For The Arts
by Stage Tube - Aug 21, 2019

'Everybody's Got the Right' to their dream role in this gender-blind production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins. Performing this August at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts.

Photo Flash: A Look Into Genderblind ASSASSINS' Dystopian Carnival Photo Photo Flash: A Look Into Genderblind ASSASSINS' Dystopian Carnival
by Julie Musbach - Aug 21, 2019

A gender-blind production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins is now running at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts [August 16 - 25, 2019, Fridays and Saturdays and Sundays at 8:00 pm, and Wednesday and Thursday performances at 8:00 pm]

Photo Flash: Signature Gets Deadly with ASSASSINS Photo Photo Flash: Signature Gets Deadly with ASSASSINS
by Julie Musbach - Aug 21, 2019

Signature Theatre presents Assassins with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by John Weidman and directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies).

VIDEO: Get a Look Inside Signature's ASSASSINS Photo VIDEO: Get a Look Inside Signature's ASSASSINS
by Stage Tube - Aug 20, 2019

Signature Theatre presents Assassins with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by John Weidman and directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies).

The Shaw Festival Announces 2020 Season Playbill Photo The Shaw Festival Announces 2020 Season Playbill
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 7, 2019

Artistic Director Tim Carroll and the Shaw Festival have announce their 2020 season.

Centenary Stage Company Announces YPW Summer Festival Of Shows Photo Centenary Stage Company Announces YPW Summer Festival Of Shows
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 2, 2019

Dedicated to the enrichment of young lives through experience in the theatre arts, the Centenary Stage Company's Young Performers Workshop returns to the Little Theatre August 9 through August 18 with the annual Summer Festival of Shows. These talented young thespians between the ages of 8 and 18 will present the classic musical theatre productions Assassins, The Act, and Polkadots: The Cool Kids Musical, as well as the play Wait Until Dark and the Mini-Musical/One Act Playhouse.

Casting Announced For ASSASSINS at the Watermill Theatre and Nottingham Playhouse Photo Casting Announced For ASSASSINS at the Watermill Theatre and Nottingham Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2019

Full casting has been announced for The Watermill Theatre's / Nottingham Playhouse forthcoming co-production of Assassins.

Photo Flash: History And Herstory Meet In Genderblind ASSASSINS Photo Photo Flash: History And Herstory Meet In Genderblind ASSASSINS
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 30, 2019

Assassins¬†will soon bring the infamous historical figures back to life with the musical's ‚Äúeverybody's got the right‚ÄĚ very much at its center. This production of the Sondheim classic features gender-blind casting, with many of the traditionally male roles played by women. Meet the cast in this exclusive first look at the cast.

Rialto Chatter: Is Steven Pasquale Headed Off-Broadway In John Doyle's ASSASSINS At C Photo Rialto Chatter: Is Steven Pasquale Headed Off-Broadway In John Doyle's ASSASSINS At Classic Stage Company?
by Rialto Chatter - Jul 25, 2019

Steven Pasquale may be returning to the stage in an upcoming production of the musical Assassins at Classic Stage Company

Take a Look Back on Aaron Tveit's Career As He Returns to Broadway in MOULIN ROUGE! Photo Take a Look Back on Aaron Tveit's Career As He Returns to Broadway in MOULIN ROUGE!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2019

Broadway, brace yourself for the return of Aaron Tveit! Tveit has had an extremely successful and diverse career, on stage and screen, but Broadway has been missing him since he wrapped up in Catch Me If You Can in 2011. Now, Tveit is making his return to the Great White Way in Moulin Rouge! Take a look back on Aaron's career, and see what he's been up to since we last saw him on a Broadway stage!

Signature Theatre Announces Casting And Creative Team For ASSASSINS Photo Signature Theatre Announces Casting And Creative Team For ASSASSINS
by Stephi Wild - Jul 17, 2019

Signature Theatre has announced the full cast and creative team for Assassins with music & lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by John Weidman and directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Gigi, Follies). Signature Theatre continues to be the largest single producer of the work of Stephen Sondheim and Assassins marks the 30th production of a Sondheim musical in Signature Theatre's history. Assassins will run from August 11 - September 29 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre.

SecondStory Rep Announces Season 21 Mainstage Series Photo SecondStory Rep Announces Season 21 Mainstage Series
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 16, 2019

SecondStory Rep has announced shows for its Season 21 Mainstage Series. With eight shows, including four musicals, there is something for everyone!

Beth Leavel Joins Provincetown Art House Series Photo Beth Leavel Joins Provincetown Art House Series
by Stephi Wild - Jul 2, 2019

Producer Mark Cortale has announced that Beth Leavel, Tony Award winner & star of the current smash hit Broadway musical The Prom, will join the Broadway @ The Art House series hosted and music directed by Seth Rudetsky in Provincetown for two shows on August 18th & 19th to launch Carnival Week. For tickets and information, please visit http:ptownarthouse.com or call 800-838-3006.

Full Casting Announced For Gender-Blind Production Of ASSASSINS Photo Full Casting Announced For Gender-Blind Production Of ASSASSINS
by Julie Musbach - Jun 25, 2019

'Everybody's Got the Right' to their dream role in this gender-blind production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins. Performing this August at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, full casting has now been announced.

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