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Nia Vardalos News

 
Date Of Birth:
September 24, 1962 (59)
Birth Place:
Manitoba, ON, CANADA
 
Date of Birth: September 24, 1962 (59)

Birth Place: Manitoba, ON, CANADA
TheatreSquared to Present TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Photo TheatreSquared to Present TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

TheatreSquared’s Tiny Beautiful Things begins October 20, and is based on the true story of Cheryl Strayed (Wild) from her time as the beloved anonymous advice columnist, 'Dear Sugar.' Nia Vardalos, the Academy Award-nominated writer of My Big Fat Greek Wedding, has adapted Strayed’s journey for the stage to widespread critical acclaim.

Trinity Rep Announces Casting For 2021-22 Season Photo Trinity Rep Announces Casting For 2021-22 Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2021

The Tony Award-winning Trinity Repertory Company announces its casting for its 58th season, along with the sale of single-show tickets. 

Casting Announced For A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Trinity Rep Photo Casting Announced For A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Trinity Rep
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2021

Trinity Repertory Company has announced the full adult cast for their production of A Christmas Carol. The show marks the 45th consecutive year that the organization has produced a new version of the holiday classic, which is reimagined anew by the company every year.

Trinity Rep, Other Rhode Island Performance Venues and Organizations to Require Audie Photo Trinity Rep, Other Rhode Island Performance Venues and Organizations to Require Audience Vaccinations, Masks
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 25, 2021

Trinity Repertory Company and eight other Rhode Island performance venues and organizations have formed a partnership to provide for the safety of their audiences, artists, staff, and volunteers, based on current scientific evidence and best practices around the country. 

Trinity Rep Adds Three New Company Members Photo Trinity Rep Adds Three New Company Members
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 24, 2021

Three new artists will join Trinity Repertory Company's resident company in the 2021-22 Season. Tatyana-Marie Carlo, Rachel Christopher, and Taavon Gamble have each worked with Trinity Rep for many years and will take on a more active role with the organization by joining the company. They will contribute as actors, directors, choreographers, and educators. 

Directors and Music Directors Announced For the 33rd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS Photo Directors and Music Directors Announced For the 33rd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2021

National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced this year’s directors and music directors for the 33rd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which will be held on Thursday, October 21 and Friday, October 22, 2021.

TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Will Be Performed by Chester Theatre Company This Month Photo TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Will Be Performed by Chester Theatre Company This Month
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2021

The original production, co-conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail, and Vardalos, premiered in 2016 at The Public Theater and starred Vardalos in the leading role. It was directed by Kail, known to many theatregoers as the director of the hit musical Hamilton.

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2021

Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati will reopen its doors for a five-show 2021-2022 Season, reprising its production of the 2018 Obie Award-winning play Pipeline by Dominique Morisseau. In addition to Pipeline, ETC will present Cinderella, Queen, a double bill of I Shall Not Be Moved and Your Negro Tour Guide, and Tiny Beautiful Things.

BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Grandel Theatre Photo BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Grandel Theatre
by Rob Levy - Aug 9, 2021

Tiny Beautiful Things, arrival to St. Louis could not be more prescient. Excellently presented and emotionally compelling, its themes of healing, love, courage, and acceptance remain important local communities struggle to return to normalcy.

BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Howick Little Theatre Photo BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Howick Little Theatre
by Jake La Jeunesse - Aug 4, 2021

hlt studio offers a dramatized memoir of an advice columnist, who forges a connection of love, support, acceptance and forgiveness with hundreds of strangers by offering them advice from her own personal experience, opening up about her mistakes and flaws. A powerful performance available only for a short time!

LASC Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo LASC Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2021

Five productions are slated for the 2021-2022 season, beginning with Tiny Beautiful Things, running in September and October, 2021. Learn more about the full season here!

Photos: Max & Louie Productions Presents the St. Louis Premiere of TINY BEAUTIFUL THI Photo Photos: Max & Louie Productions Presents the St. Louis Premiere of TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2021

Max & Louie Productions announced its “Comeback” with the St. Louis premiere of “Tiny Beautiful Things” based on the New York Times bestseller, “Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar” by Cheryl Strayed and adapted for the stage by Oscar nominee, Nia Vardalos, playing at The Grandel Theatre July 29-August 8,2021.

Alan Cumming, Ariana DeBose, Demi Lovato and More Added to Stone Wall Safe Spaces Con Photo Alan Cumming, Ariana DeBose, Demi Lovato and More Added to Stone Wall Safe Spaces Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 1, 2021

Stars have been announced for the Stonewall Inn Safe Spaces Concert for The Stonewall Inn Gives Back Initiative. The concert event, which will serve as The Stonewall Inn’s official PRIDE kick-off, will benefit The Stonewall Inn Gives Back Initiative’s Safe Spaces Community Partners, which are LGBTQA+ Centers in select areas across the country.

VIDEO: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Manoa Valley Theatre Photo VIDEO: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Manoa Valley Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - May 19, 2021

Manoa Valley Theatre returns for its 52nd season with a stellar lineup of shows that includes a slew of Hawaii premieres, including comedy, musical comedy, drama and a local-kine Hawaii favorite. Get a first look at Tiny Beautiful Things!

Photo Flash: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Manoa Valley Theatre Photo Photo Flash: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at Manoa Valley Theatre
by Alan Henry - May 17, 2021

Manoa Valley Theatre returns for its 52nd season with a stellar lineup of shows that includes a slew of Hawaii premieres, including comedy, musical comedy, drama and a local-kine Hawaii favorite. Get a first look at Tiny Beautiful Things!

OpenStage Theatre & Company's TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Opens In 2 Weeks Photo OpenStage Theatre & Company's TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Opens In 2 Weeks
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2021

OpenStage Theatre & Company will present “Tiny Beautiful Things.” Based on the Book by Cheryl Strayed and Adapted for the Stage by Nia Vardalos as the first of two outdoor productions.

Trinity Rep Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Trinity Rep Announces 2021-22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2021

After a pause in in-person performances that began in March 2020, Trinity Repertory Company has announced a return to in-person theater production beginning in November 2021. A shortened 2021-22 Season will begin with Trinity Rep’s 44th annual production of A Christmas Carol. 

Photos & Video: First Look at TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Presented by George Street Playho Photo Photos & Video: First Look at TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Presented by George Street Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

In this unforgettable play, based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed and adapted for the stage by Oscar-nominated writer Nia Vardalos, wit and hard-won wisdom are dished out in the advice column exchanges between a writer who goes by the name of “Sugar” and her readers.

BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Inspires at George Street Playhouse Photo BWW Review: TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS Inspires at George Street Playhouse
by Marina Kennedy - May 10, 2021

George Street Playhouse (GSP) is currently presenting the virtual play, Tiny Beautiful Things through May 23. Superbly directed by the Playhouse’s Artistic Director, David Saint, the play is based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed, “Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar.”

VIDEO: First Look at TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at George Street Playhouse Photo VIDEO: First Look at TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS at George Street Playhouse
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2021

George Street Playhouse is continuing the season with Tiny Beautiful Things, a heart-tugging production based on the best-selling novel by Cheryl Strayed. Oscar-nominated writer, Nia Vardalos adapts Strayed's book based on the Dear Sugar advice column into an enrapturing and uplifting play that surges with emotion.

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