TNC's Love 'n Courage Gala Will Benefit Emerging Playwrights Program TNC's Love 'n Courage Gala Will Benefit Emerging Playwrights Program
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2020

Theater for the New City's Emerging Playwrights Program will be beneficiary of the theater's 17th Annual Love 'n Courage benefit Monday, February 24, 2020 at The Players, 16 Gramercy Park South. The evening honors James Rado, the Tony and Grammy Award winning, actor, playwright, composer and co-author of the musical 'Hair.' (more...)

HB Studio to Celebrate 100 Years of Uta Hagen HB Studio to Celebrate 100 Years of Uta Hagen
by BWW News Desk - Feb 6, 2019

HB Studio, one of New York's original acting studios, has announced UTA HAGEN at 100, a series of special events and workshops celebrating the centenary of its master teacher, the legendary actress and activist Uta Hagen. UTA HAGEN at 100, honoring the three-time Tony Award winning actress and her legacy as a pioneering theater artist, activist and master teacher of HB Studio, will kick off on Monday, February 25 with a series of centennial events. The celebration will culminate on Monday, June 10 with a centennial gala honoring the actress, whose 100th birthday is Wednesday, June 12. (more...)

Theater Talk: Estelle Parsons and Patricia Bosworth on The Actors Studio! Theater Talk: Estelle Parsons and Patricia Bosworth on The Actors Studio!
by Theater Talk - Apr 9, 2018

On this episode, actor Estelle Parsons and actor/author Patricia Bosworth discuss the art of acting and their formative years of training at the legendary Actors Studio in the 1950's. Guest host is Jesse Green, Co-Chief Theatre Critic of The New York Times. (more...)

Beth Malone, Lee Roy Reams, & More to Remember THE UNSINKABLE TAMMY GRIMES
by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2017

A cast of award winning performers, friends and colleagues will gather to pay tribute to the life and career of Tony Award winning Broadway legend Tammy Grimes in The Ziegfeld Society's The Unsinkable Tammy Grimes: A Musical Life in Revue, featuring reminiscences and musical numbers from Miss Grimes iconic Broadway musicals. The event will take place on Saturday, April 29th at 3:30 pm at Lang Concert Hall (69th Street between Park and Lexington). (more...)

Photo Flash: La MaMa Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of The Actors Studio with Mayoral Proclamation
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2017

Joining in the opening night festivities for The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at The Ellen Stewart Theatre at La MaMa (66 East 4th Street): Ellen Burstyn, Co-President of the Actors Studio; Carla Hoke-Miller, Director of Theatrical Partnerships for the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment; Ruben Blades; Lee Grant; Michael Aranov (OSLO); Valda Setterfield; Patricia Bosworth; Margaret Colin; and many others. This limited Off-Broadway engagement continues through March 26th.   The Last Days of Judas Iscariot is enjoying an extended run at La Mama after being developed at the Actors Studio as part of the Theater & Social Justice program, using Actors Studio members.      (more...)

Angelica Page Stars in EDGE and TURNING PAGE at the Greenway Court, Now thru 3/8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2015

Highly-acclaimed theater/film actress Angelica Page will star in three night only limited-run solo performances of the Paul Alexander play Edge and her self-written one-woman show Turning Page, based on life with her mother, legendary actress and early Actors Studio member Geraldine Page. (more...)

Angelica Page to Star in EDGE and TURNING PAGE at the Greenway Court, 2/27-3/8
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2015

Highly-acclaimed theater/film actress Angelica Page will star in three night only limited-run solo performances of the Paul Alexander play Edge and her self-written one-woman show Turning Page, based on life with her mother, legendary actress and early Actors Studio member Geraldine Page. (more...)

KING LEAR, FIDDLER & More Featured at New York Public Library for the Performing Arts in October
by BWW News Desk - Sep 29, 2014

The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts has just announced a slew of theatrical events for October, which will feature King Lear, Fiddler on the Roof, and much more. Check out the full list below! (more...)

Barney's New York Launches Spring 2014 Campaign BROTHERS, SISTERS, SONS, AND DAUGHTERS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2014

Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, launched today the Spring 2014 campaign, Brothers, Sisters, Sons & Daughters, shot by iconic photographer and filmmaker Bruce Weber. The campaign features 17 transgender individuals with diverse experiences and unique personal stories, and will be showcased as a limited edition portfolio and through a series of short films by Weber. (more...)

Angelica Page to Bring One-Woman Show TURNING PAGE to ACtors Studio, 11/22-24
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2013

Broadway actress/Producer/Director Angelica Page, will perform her self-written one-woman show 'Turning Page,' based on life with her mother, legendary actress and early Actors Studio member Geraldine Page, at The Actors Studio - 432 West 44th Street NY, NY 10036 - for a three-day limited run on Friday, November 22nd at 7pm, Saturday, November 23rd at 7pm and Sunday, November 24th at 3pm. (more...)

'Life and Acting' Book Launches at The Drama Book Shop, 3/18, 20-21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 21, 2011

Jack Garfein, theater-film director and acting teacher, has written a book, LIFE and ACTING: Techniques for the Actor (Northwestern University Press). Mr. Garfein is one of the last living links to the Golden Age of The Actors Studio. Required reading for anyone interested in theatre, the book is being launched with a signing at The Drama Book Shop this Friday, March 18th, 5:30-7:00 pm. (more...)

'Life and Acting' Book Launches at The Drama Book Shop, 3/18, 20-21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2011

Jack Garfein, theater-film director and acting teacher, has written a book, LIFE and ACTING: Techniques for the Actor (Northwestern University Press). Mr. Garfein is one of the last living links to the Golden Age of The Actors Studio. Required reading for anyone interested in theatre, the book is being launched with a signing at The Drama Book Shop this Friday, March 18th, 5:30-7:00 pm. (more...)

'Life and Acting' Book Launches at The Drama Book Shop, 3/18, 20-21
by BWW News Desk - Mar 16, 2011

Jack Garfein, theater-film director and acting teacher, has written a book, LIFE and ACTING: Techniques for the Actor (Northwestern University Press). Mr. Garfein is one of the last living links to the Golden Age of The Actors Studio. Required reading for anyone interested in theatre, the book is being launched with a signing at The Drama Book Shop this Friday, March 18th, 5:30-7:00 pm. (more...)

Lark Play Development Center Begins Construction of New Home
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2010

The Lark Play Development Center, a leading research and development laboratory for playwrights and the American theater, broke ground this month on expanded office and studio performance space in the heart of Manhattan's theater district. (more...)

Mailer's Play The Deer Park Comes To Nuyorican Poets Cafe 6/14-15, 6/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2009

The Great American Play Series and The Nuyorican Poets Café present Norman Mailer's classic play- The Deer Park (or ?Hollywood Goes to Hell') (more...)

Mailer's Play The Deer Park Comes To Nuyorican Poets Cafe 6/14-15, 6/21-22
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2009

The Great American Play Series and The Nuyorican Poets Café present Norman Mailer's classic play- The Deer Park (or ?Hollywood Goes to Hell') (more...)

First Annual NY Winter Theatre & Arts Festival - Jan 10-16 at Producers Club Two
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2005

Ergo Entertainment, producers of the feature film Paper Clips, and last years Tony Award Winning play Long Day's Journey into Night, is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring its first annual New York Winter Theatre and Arts Festival at the Producers Club Two, 616 Ninth Avenue (between 43rd & 44th St.) in New York City. (more...)