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New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Excerpts From New Musicals A WALK ON THE MOON an Photo New York Theatre Barn to Live Stream Excerpts From New Musicals A WALK ON THE MOON and WE LIVE IN CAIRO
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will host a free live stream of its New Works Series on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 7PM EDT, featuring excerpts from the new musicals A Walk on the Moon and We Live in Cairo. The live 45-minute presentation will also feature a conversation with the writers and creative team.

Jackie Burns, Jeremy Kushnier, Micaela Diamond and More Set for New York Theatre Barn Photo Jackie Burns, Jeremy Kushnier, Micaela Diamond and More Set for New York Theatre Barn's September Virtual Programming
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

New York Theatre Barn will continue to host weekly free live streams of its New Works Series each Wednesday evening at 7PM ET. Upcoming September installments of the series include excerpts from the new musicals A Walk On The Moon, Walt and Roy, We Live In Cairo, Loch Ness and more.

A.R.T. Announces Upcoming Virtual Events Featuring Diane Paulus and More Photo A.R.T. Announces Upcoming Virtual Events Featuring Diane Paulus and More
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2020

American Repertory Theater at Harvard University announced upcoming free virtual conversations and events offering audiences opportunities to engage with acclaimed affiliated artists and renowned Harvard scholars, and to honor the moments we would have been together if not for the COVID-19 pandemic.

Shaina Taub, Max Vernon, and More Join Lineup For Rattlestick's NEW SONGS NOW IN YOUR Photo Shaina Taub, Max Vernon, and More Join Lineup For Rattlestick's NEW SONGS NOW IN YOUR LIVING ROOM
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater has announced the line-up for New Songs Now in Your Living Room. This free unplugged concert series gives inventive songwriters the opportunity to test out new material in a low-key, fun environment.

VIDEO: The Lazours Perform a Jam Session For New York Theatre Workshop Photo VIDEO: The Lazours Perform a Jam Session For New York Theatre Workshop
by Stage Tube - Apr 27, 2020

As part of New York Theatre Workshop's virtual programming, The Lazours played original songs from their musicals and their recent E.P. freres in an Instagram Live session. 

Ramy Essam's Tahrir & Beyond Commemorates The Anniversary Of Egypt's January 25 Revol Photo Ramy Essam's Tahrir & Beyond Commemorates The Anniversary Of Egypt's January 25 Revolution
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2020

Join acclaimed Egyptian singer/songwriter/activist Ramy Essam with special guests The Lazours and Ganzeer at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY, on 1/25/20, for Beyond Tahir -- a multimedia commemoration of the anniversary of Egypt's spontaneous uprising for democracy in 2011.

Join Egyptian Singer/Songwriter/Activist Ramy Essam at National Sawdust in Brooklyn Photo Join Egyptian Singer/Songwriter/Activist Ramy Essam at National Sawdust in Brooklyn
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2020

Join acclaimed Egyptian singer/songwriter/activist Ramy Essam with special guests The Lazours and Ganzeer at National Sawdust in Brooklyn, NY, on 1/25/20, for Beyond Tahir -- a multimedia commemoration of the anniversary of Egypt's spontaneous uprising for democracy in 2011.

A.R.T. Presents TAHRIR IS NOW At OBERON And Joe's Pub In Response To Recent Egyptian  Photo A.R.T. Presents TAHRIR IS NOW At OBERON And Joe's Pub In Response To Recent Egyptian Political Protests
by BWW News Desk - Oct 16, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger, will present Tahrir Is Now, an evening of music from the musical We Live in Cairo and testimonies in response to both the Arab Spring and the current political situation in Egypt.

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of WE LIVE IN CAIRO at American Repertory Thea Photo Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of WE LIVE IN CAIRO at American Repertory Theater?
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2019

The American Repertory Theater's We live in Cairo is currently running at the Loeb Drama Center now through June 23.

BWW Review: WE LIVE IN CAIRO: You Say You Want a Revolution Photo BWW Review: WE LIVE IN CAIRO: You Say You Want a Revolution
by Nancy Grossman - May 25, 2019

Brothers Daniel and Patrick Lazour have found a creative home at the American Repertory Theater for the world premiere of their musical WE LIVE IN CAIRO. In collaboration with Director Taibi Magar and Choreographer Samar Haddad King, the Lazours have continued to develop the book, music, and lyrics in the supportive incubator of the A.R.T. following workshops at the Eugene O'Neill National Music Theatre Conference (2015) and the New York Theatre Workshop (2016 Richard Rodgers Award). Infused with their own cultural experiences, the knowledge gained from their research and travels, and the influence of generations of protest music, WE LIVE IN CAIRO is an amalgam of the personal and the political, combining 21st century technology with good old-fashioned songwriting and storytelling techniques.

Photo Flash: American Repertory Theatre's WE LIVE IN CAIRO Celebrates Opening Night Photo Photo Flash: American Repertory Theatre's WE LIVE IN CAIRO Celebrates Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2019

We Live in Cairo opening officially last night, Wednesday, May 22, at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA.

Photo Flash: WE LIVE IN CAIRO In Rehearsal At Loeb Drama Center Photo Photo Flash: WE LIVE IN CAIRO In Rehearsal At Loeb Drama Center
by BWW News Desk - May 10, 2019

We Live in Cairo begins previews on Tuesday, May 14 at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA. It opens Wednesday, May 22, and plays through June 23. Tickets on sale now: online at AmericanRepertoryTheater.org, by phone at 617.547.8300, and in person at the Loeb Drama Center Ticket Services Offices (64 Brattle Street, Cambridge).

Announcing Speakers Featured In WE LIVE TO IN CAIRO Post-Show Series Photo Announcing Speakers Featured In WE LIVE TO IN CAIRO Post-Show Series
by BWW News Desk - May 2, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, in collaboration with the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation and the Belfer Center's Middle East Initiative at Harvard Kennedy School, announces they will co-present a series of post-show discussions with leading artists, journalists, and scholars in conjunction with A.R.T.'s production of We Live in Cairo on topics inspired by the show. Written by brothers Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour, We Live in Cairo is inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets in 2011 to overthrow President Hosni Mubarak.

A.R.T. Hosts Art by Egyptian Artist Ganzeer to Accompany Run of WE LIVE IN CAIRO Photo A.R.T. Hosts Art by Egyptian Artist Ganzeer to Accompany Run of WE LIVE IN CAIRO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 26, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University unveils its show art for the new musical We Live in Cairo. The art is created by Ganzeer, a multifaceted visual artist and experimenter pivotal to the visual identity of the Egyptian Revolution.Written by brothers Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour, We Live in Cairo is inspired by the young Egyptians who took to the streets in 2011 to overthrow President Hosni Mubarak.

A.R.T. Extends New Musical WE LIVE IN CAIRO Photo A.R.T. Extends New Musical WE LIVE IN CAIRO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2019

Due to popular demand, the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T) has added an additional week of performances to the run of its world premiere production of We Live in Cairo written by brothers Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour. The production, currently in rehearsal under the direction of Obie Award winner Taibi Magar, will now close Sunday, June 23.

A.R.T. Announces Full Cast and Creative for WE LIVE IN CAIRO Photo A.R.T. Announces Full Cast and Creative for WE LIVE IN CAIRO
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2019

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T) at Harvard University, under the leadership of Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Producer Diane Borger, announces the cast and creative team for the world premiere of We Live in Cairo written by brothers Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour. Now in rehearsal under the direction of Obie Award winner Taibi Magar, We Live in Cairo begins previews Tuesday, May 14; opens Wednesday, May 22; and closes Sunday, June 16, 2019 at the Loeb Drama Center in Cambridge, MA.

Industry Interview: Michael Korie, Laurence O'Keefe, Diana Son & Rachel Routh on the  Photo Industry Interview: Michael Korie, Laurence O'Keefe, Diana Son & Rachel Routh on the Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows Program
by Robert Diamond - Dec 14, 2018

The Dramatists Guild of America is the originator of the Dramatists Guild Fellows program, with a mission is to enhance the sense of community among developing American dramatists by offering a year-long workshop designed to augment their training with practical experience and career information resources.

Photo Coverage: Kate Baldwin, Alan Cumming & More Honor Sheldon Harnick at the DGF Ga Photo Photo Coverage: Kate Baldwin, Alan Cumming & More Honor Sheldon Harnick at the DGF Gala
by Walter McBride - Nov 13, 2018

Last night, the Dramatists Guild Foundation (DGF) held its annual Dramatists GuildFoundation Gala at the Manhattan Center in NYC. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the event below!

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2018 DGF Gala, Featuring Kate Baldwin, Eliza Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2018 DGF Gala, Featuring Kate Baldwin, Elizabeth Stanley, and More
by Walter McBride - Nov 13, 2018

Last night, the Dramatists Guild Foundation (DGF) held its annual Dramatists Guild Foundation Gala at the Manhattan Center in NYC. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the red carpet below!

Daniel & Patrick Lazour Launch New Monthly Series LAZOUR LIGHT SHOW Photo Daniel & Patrick Lazour Launch New Monthly Series LAZOUR LIGHT SHOW
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2018

Ahead of the premiere of their new musical, We Live in Cairo at the American Repertory Theater this May, brothers, songwriters, and collaborators, Daniel and Patrick Lazour have announced a new monthly series at the Cornelia Street Cafe, Lazour Light Show.

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