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Photo Flash: KNOCK IT OFF!: A FARCE At Theater For The New City Photo Photo Flash: KNOCK IT OFF!: A FARCE At Theater For The New City
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 3, 2019

What do you get when you combine a corrupt gynecologist, plastic surgery look-a-likes, a lascivious surgeon, a jittery liberal engaged to a staunch conservative, a flighty receptionist, a mysterious man hired for his sexual dexterity and a forgetful Holocaust survivor? You get Knock It Off!, a new farce debuting at Theater for the New City starting May 2nd.

KNOCK IT OFF!: A FARCE Comes to Theater For The New City Photo KNOCK IT OFF!: A FARCE Comes to Theater For The New City
by Julie Musbach - Apr 19, 2019

What do you get when you combine a corrupt gynecologist, plastic surgery look-a-likes, a lascivious surgeon, a jittery liberal engaged to a staunch conservative, a flighty receptionist, a mysterious man hired for his sexual dexterity and a forgetful Holocaust survivor? You get Knock It Off!, a new farce debuting at Theater for the New City starting May 2nd.

REELZ Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s with New Specials, New S Photo REELZ Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s with New Specials, New Series and Returning Series
by Tori Hartshorn - Dec 12, 2018

REELZ today announced new original programming for winter 2019 including four new specials, three new series and three returning series. Highlighting the specials is the U.S. premiere of Saturday Night Fever: The Ultimate Disco Movie celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie shot guerrilla style on the streets of Brooklyn with a BeeGees soundtrack and a fledgling 23-year-old John Travolta that became a cultural phenomenon. At the heart of '70s disco fever is one of the biggest voices that shaped contemporary music in Donna Summer and the new special Donna Summer: Disco Queenshows how she became the queen of disco ushering in a new era of sound that is still heard today. Donna Summer: Disco Queen leads a week packed with '70s themed programming starting Monday, January 14 with shows about the celebrities, music and movies that defined a generation.

Reelz Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s Photo Reelz Kicks Off Winter 2019 Slate with a Return to the 1970s
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 12, 2018

REELZ today announced new original programming for winter 2019 including four new specials, three new series and three returning series. Highlighting the specials is the U.S. premiere of Saturday Night Fever: The Ultimate Disco Movie celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie shot guerrilla style on the streets of Brooklyn with a BeeGees soundtrack and a fledgling 23-year-old John Travolta that became a cultural phenomenon. At the heart of '70s disco fever is one of the biggest voices that shaped contemporary music in Donna Summer and the new special Donna Summer: Disco Queen shows how she became the queen of disco ushering in a new era of sound that is still heard today. Donna Summer: Disco Queen leads a week packed with '70s themed programming starting Monday, January 14 with shows about the celebrities, music and movies that defined a generation.

Karen Lynn Gorney & More Join Cast Of KNOCK IT OFF! At TNC Photo Karen Lynn Gorney & More Join Cast Of KNOCK IT OFF! At TNC
by Julie Musbach - Nov 15, 2018

Karen Lynn Gorney, star of the movie "Saturday Night Fever" and "All My Children" joins the cast as Eyphah in 'Knock It Off!,' a farce by writer/director Peter Zachari, premiering at Theater for the New City in May 2019. Gorney is joined by Peter Zachari as Thomas, Lori Funk as Marcia/Deidre, Joey Mirabile as Budd, Nora Falk as Cora, Scott Ahearn as Roy and Amandina Altomare as Bernadette. Additional casting for the show will be announced in the coming weeks.

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by Julie Musbach - Nov 13, 2018

TNC Presents RECOVERY By Anne Marilyn Lucas Photo TNC Presents RECOVERY By Anne Marilyn Lucas
by Julie Musbach - Sep 11, 2018

When there is a sick child in a family, says playwright Anne Marilyn Lucas, an entire family revolves around the child's illness.  In 2016 more American lives were taken by drug overdoses than were lost in the Vietnam War, according to the Centers for Disease Control, and deaths increased by 10.7%, to 72,000, the following year. 

Frog & Peach Returns to The Sheen Center with Shakespeare's Beloved Comedy A MIDSUMME Photo Frog & Peach Returns to The Sheen Center with Shakespeare's Beloved Comedy A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Julie Musbach - Jan 15, 2018

The renowned Frog & Peach Theatre Company follows up their record breaking Sheen Center debut of 2017's Macbeth with A Midsummer Night's Dream. William Shakespeare's rollicking romp of romance, wizardry, and show biz runs February 1 - 25, with Opening Night slated for Saturday, February 3 at The Sheen Center Black Box Theatre.

Fans to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in Brooklyn, Today Photo Fans to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in Brooklyn, Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 13, 2017

Hundreds of fans and local residents will be putting on their white suits and polyester shirts and return to Brooklyn to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the iconic film Saturday Night Fever.

Fans to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in Brooklyn, 12/13 Photo Fans to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER in Brooklyn, 12/13
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 11, 2017

Hundreds of fans and local residents will be putting on their white suits and polyester shirts and return to Brooklyn to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the iconic film Saturday Night Fever.

Tribeca Shortlist Highlights for November Features OPERATION AVALANCHE and SATURDAY N Photo Tribeca Shortlist Highlights for November Features OPERATION AVALANCHE and SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER
by Emily Bruno - Oct 24, 2017

Tribeca Shortlist has released its list of November offerings and highlights, including an exclusive streaming of Operation Avalanche and Saturday Night Fever. TO STREAM, START YOUR FREE 7-DAY TRIAL AT TRIBECASHORTLIST.COM ($4.99/MONTH AFTER)

New Comedy Film TARAB Set to Begin Filming This Spring
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 7, 2017

TARAB follows Mena, a single, successful female lawyer, who is married to her career. As her Lebanese mother & family push her to find marriage in hopes of grandchildren, Mena realizes she has been working so hard, she has not noticed how much time has passed.

FROM SILENCE: A Warning from the Past for These Present Troubled Times at Theatre for the New City This Month
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 11, 2016

Join Shannon Harrington, Karen Lynn Gorney, and Audrey Heffernan Meyer as part of a cast of nine actresses as they find a voice for Anne Marilyn Lucas' new play From Silence, directed by Peter Zachari. 

Holocaust Survivor Finds Her Voice in FROM SILENCE at Theater for the New City Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 4, 2016

A cast of nine women led by Karen Lynn Gorney bring to life a story of the generational effects of the Holocaust in 'From Silence,' a new play by Anne Marilyn Lucas.

Holocaust Survivor Finds Her Voice in FROM SILENCE at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2016

A cast of nine women led by Karen Lynn Gorney bring to life a story of the generational effects of the Holocaust in 'From Silence,' a new play by Anne Marilyn Lucas.

A Holocaust Survivor Finds her Voice in FROM SILENCE by Anne Lucas
by Liz Cearns - Oct 5, 2016

???????A cast of nine women led by Karen Lynn Gorney bring to life a story of the generational effects of the Holocaust in 'From Silence,' a new play by Anne Marilyn Lucas.  It is widely acknowledged that even as Holocaust survivors are passing on, their trauma lives on in their children and grand children.  This play explores how such trauma is inherited even without being spoken of, seemingly as a genetic or behavioral legacy.  The piece then illustrates that speaking out, processing and understanding can bring healing to families.  This world premiere will be presented by Theater for the New City from November 4 to 20, directed by Peter Zachari.

Karen Lynn Gorney to Lead Holocaust Drama FROM SILENCE at Theater for the New City this November
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 31, 2016

Karen Lynn Gorney, star of the 1977 movie 'Saturday Night Fever' and 'All My Children,' headlines From Silence, a brand new drama by Anne Marilyn Lucas premiering at Theater for the New City this November. Cast includes Audrey Heffernan Meyer, Krystal Rowley, Lori Funk, Nora Falk, Shannon Harrington, Tori Murray and Jessica Gollin. Additional cast TBA. The production will be directed by Peter Zachari.

Critic's Choice: People to See, Shows to Do
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 7, 2016

Shows are opening, shows are closing and Fiddler on the Roof is back onstage for Actors Pointe Theatre Company while Tom Sawyer takes a bow at Springhouse Theatre in Smyrna! Obviously, the 2016 theater season continues to reveal itself at a breakneck pace, giving audiences a veritable buffet of offerings from which to choose.

Nashville's Theater Calendar 4/4/16
by Jeffrey Ellis - Apr 4, 2016

Sometimes it seems there is so much theater happening that it's difficult to keep track of it all. From personal experience, despite all the datebooks, smart phones, tablets, desktop computers and laptops...it's hard to keep everything straight in this wacky business of the show.

Rare Revival of ORPHEUS DESCENDING to Open at St. John's Lutheran Church This Spring
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 8, 2016

A rare revival of Orpheus Descending by Tennessee Williams will run for a limited engagement, April 23-May 14, at St. John's Lutheran Church, one of the oldest buildings in Greenwich Village. Directed by Austin Pendleton, the production features a 16-person cast lead by Irene Glezos, Thomas Beaudoin and Beth Bartley. Williams's modern version of the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice opened on Broadway in 1957 and was revived in 1989 in a celebrated production directed by Sir Peter Hall and starring Vanessa Redgrave. It has rarely, if ever, been produced in New York since.

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