Philip Seymour Hoffman News

 
Date Of Birth:
July 23, 1967 (52)
Birth Place:
Fairport, NY, USA
Bio:
Broadway: True West, Long Day's Journey Into Night. Off-Broadway: Jack Goes Boating, The Seagull, The Author's Voice and Imagining Brad, Shopping and F******, Defying Gravity, and The Striker. He has also directed and served as artistic director for several Off-Broadway shows including The Little ... (read more)
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Date of Birth: July 23, 1967 (52)

Birth Place: Fairport, NY, USA

Bio:
Broadway: True West, Long Day's Journey Into Night. Off-Broadway: Jack Goes Boating, The Seagull, The Author's Voice and Imagining Brad, Shopping and F******, Defying Gravity, and The Striker. He has also directed and served as artistic director for several Off-Broadway shows including The Little ... (read more)
Photo Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf's Premiere Production of YOU GOT OLDERPhoto Flash: First Look at Steppenwolf's Premiere Production of YOU GOT OLDER
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2018

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere production of the Obie Award-winning play You Got Older, written by Clare Barron and directed by Jonathan Berry. This bawdy, irreverent and touching play features four ensemble members Glenn Davis (Mac), Audrey Francis (Hannah), Francis Guinan (Dad) and Caroline Neff (Mae), along with Emjoy Gavino (Jenny), David Lind(Matthew) and Gabriel Ruiz (Cowboy). (more...)

Obie and Drama Desk Winner Deirdre O'Connell to Star in TERMINUSObie and Drama Desk Winner Deirdre O'Connell to Star in TERMINUS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2018

Monk Parrots announce casting for their New York premiere of Gabriel Jason Dean's (Princeton Hodder Fellow, Dramatist's Guild Fellowship, Broadway Blacklist) critically acclaimed play TERMINUS, directed by Lucie Tiberghien (The Other Thing, Don't Go Gentle, Soldier X, Hoodoo Love, The Pavilion). TERMINUS runs from February 17 - March 10, 2018 in a limited engagement at NEXT DOOR at NYTW, located at 83 East 4th Street between Bowery and 2nd Avenue in New York City. Previews begin February 17 for a February 20 opening. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 1/20/2018Now Playing Onstage in Charlotte - Week of 1/20/2018
by BWW - Jan 20, 2018

Upcoming Shows - Week of 1/20/2018 for Charlotte (more...)

Soho Rep. Announces Complete Casting And Creative Team For Aleshea Harris's IS GOD ISSoho Rep. Announces Complete Casting And Creative Team For Aleshea Harris's IS GOD IS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2018

Soho Rep. (Sarah Benson, Artistic Director; Cynthia Flowers, Executive Director) today announces the complete cast and creative team for the world premiere of Aleshea Harris's Relentless Award-winning Is God Is, directed by Taibi Magar (Ars Nova's Underground Railroad Game), February 6 - March 11, 2018. The play, with which Soho Rep. reopens its longtime Tribeca theater, dauntlessly cracks jokes as it eviscerates. Alfie Fuller and Dame-Jasmine Hughes play Anaia and Racine, twin sisters who undertake a murderous journey from the Dirty South to the California desert, seeking payback for a horrendous act. Is God Is treats both morality and genre as notions to be exploded, drawing on the ancient, the modern, the tragic, the Spaghetti Western, hip-hop and Afropunk in its subversion of theatrical constructs. (more...)

Sarah Burgess' KINGS Begins Previews at the Public Theater, 1/30Sarah Burgess' KINGS Begins Previews at the Public Theater, 1/30
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2018

The Public Theater (Artistic Director, Oskar Eustis; Executive Director, Patrick Willingham) will begin previews on Tuesday, January 30 for the World premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess and directed by Thomas Kail, part of The Public's Astor Anniversary Season at their landmark downtown home on Lafayette Street, celebrating 50 years of new work at 425 Lafayette Street and the 50th Anniversary of HAIR. KINGS will run through Sunday, March 25 with an official press opening on Tuesday, February 20. Continuing The Public's mission to make great theater accessible to all, The Public's First Performance Free for All continues this fall; free tickets to the first preview on Tuesday, January 30 will be available beginning January 23, via TodayTix mobile lottery. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Steppenwolf Theatre for the Chicago Premiere of YOU GOT OLDERPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Steppenwolf Theatre for the Chicago Premiere of YOU GOT OLDER
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere production of the Obie Award-winning play You Got Older, written by Clare Barron and directed by Jonathan Berry. This bawdy, irreverent and touching play features four ensemble members Glenn Davis (Mac), Audrey Francis (Hannah), Francis Guinan (Dad) and Caroline Neff (Mae), along with Emjoy Gavino (Jenny), David Lind(Matthew) and Gabriel Ruiz (Cowboy). (more...)

Sam Rockwell to Receive American Riviera Award at Santa Barbara International Film FestivalSam Rockwell to Receive American Riviera Award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2018

Sam Rockwell to Receive American Riviera Award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival (more...)

Mile Square Theatre Presents DRIVING MISS DAISYMile Square Theatre Presents DRIVING MISS DAISY
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2018

Mile Square Theatre, Hudson County's leading professional theatre, kicks off its 2018 season with Alfred Uhry's powerful masterpiece Driving Miss Daisy. Set in the South between the late 40's and early 70's, the play explores an unlikely friendship between an elderly white Southern Jewish woman, Daisy Werthan, and her African-American chauffer, Hoke Colburn. (more...)

YOU GOT OLDER, A Quirky Dark Comedy By Clare Barron Begins 1/25YOU GOT OLDER, A Quirky Dark Comedy By Clare Barron Begins 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 8, 2018

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere production of the Obie Award-winning play You Got Older, written by Clare Barron and directed by Jonathan Berry. This bawdy, irreverent and touching play features four ensemble members Glenn Davis (Mac), Audrey Francis (Hannah), Francis Guinan (Dad) and Caroline Neff (Mae), along with Emjoy Gavino (Jenny), David Lind (Matthew) and Gabriel Ruiz (Cowboy). (more...)

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Comes to Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the ArtsONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Comes to Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

The premiere play at the Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the Arts, One Man, Two Guvnors, tells the story of Frances Henshall, an out - of - work skiffle player who becomes separately employed by two gangsters - Roscoe Crabbe and Stanley Stubber s. Watch Frances juggle jobs and fall in love, but ultimately hope for just one bite to eat. WHEN: January 30, 2018 to March 4, 2018 (more...)

Obie & Drama Desk Winner Deirdre O'Connell to Star in TERMINUS at Next Door at NYTWObie & Drama Desk Winner Deirdre O'Connell to Star in TERMINUS at Next Door at NYTW
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2018

Monk Parrots announce casting for their New York premiere of Gabriel Jason Dean's (Princeton Hodder Fellow, Dramatist's Guild Fellowship, Broadway Blacklist) critically acclaimed play TERMINUS, directed by Lucie Tiberghien (The Other Thing, Don't Go Gentle, Soldier X, Hoodoo Love, The Pavilion). TERMINUS runs from February 17 - March 10, 2018 in a limited engagement at NEXT DOOR at NYTW, located at 83 East 4th Street between Bowery and 2nd Avenue in New York City. Previews begin February 17 for a February 20 opening. (more...)

American Playwriting Foundation Selects Gracie Gardner as Winner of 2017 Relentless AwardAmerican Playwriting Foundation Selects Gracie Gardner as Winner of 2017 Relentless Award
by BWW News Desk - Dec 26, 2017

The American Playwriting Foundation (David Bar Katz, Executive Director), established to make annual grants to new American plays, has selected Gracie Gardner for The 2017 Relentless Award, the largest annual cash prize in American theater awarded to a play. Established in honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman and his pursuit of truth in the theater, this year's Relentless Award Winner Pussy Sludge is about a young woman who is also an oil well. (more...)

Gillian Jacobs to Star in KINGS at The Public Theater; Cast Complete!Gillian Jacobs to Star in KINGS at The Public Theater; Cast Complete!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

The Public Theater has announced complete casting today for the world premiere of KINGS, written by Sarah Burgess. (more...)

Soho Rep. Reopens With Aleshea Harris' IS GOD ISSoho Rep. Reopens With Aleshea Harris' IS GOD IS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2017

Soho Rep. (Sarah Benson, Artistic Director; Cynthia Flowers, Executive Director) reopens its iconic downtown Manhattan theater with the world premiere of Aleshea Harris's Relentless Award-winning Is God Is, directed by Taibi Magar (Ars Nova's Underground Railroad Game), February 6 - March 11, 2018. (more...)

Apply for Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2018 Professional Training ProgramsApply for Williamstown Theatre Festival's 2018 Professional Training Programs
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2017

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced that applications are now being accepted for seasonal staff members and for the prestigious Professional Training Program for the 2018 Season (more...)

Zayas, Calderon And Deblinger Star In DIVINE HORSEMEN Beginning January 10Zayas, Calderon And Deblinger Star In DIVINE HORSEMEN Beginning January 10
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2017

Primitive Grace Theater Ensemble will present the World Premiere of DIVINE HORSEMEN written and directed by Obie Award winner and SAG Award nominee Paul Calderon (The Bad Lieutenant, Boardwalk Empire). Co-starring David Zayas (Dexter) and David Deblinger (Lucky Penny), previews begin January 10th at Access Theater. Opening is slated for Thursday, January 18th. (more...)

Meet the Full Company of THE PARISIAN WOMAN, Getting Political on Broadway TonightMeet the Full Company of THE PARISIAN WOMAN, Getting Political on Broadway Tonight
by Meet the Cast - Nov 30, 2017

The Parisian Woman, the electrifying new play by 'House of Cards' creator Beau Willimon, directed by Tony Award winner Pam MacKinnon (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Clybourne Park), starring Academy Award nominee Uma Thurman in her Broadway debut, opens on Broadway tonight, November 30, at Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street). Scroll down to learn more about the company, plus check out interviews with the cast below! (more...)

Obie-Winning YOU GOT OLDER to Make Chicago Debut at Steppenwolf This WinterObie-Winning YOU GOT OLDER to Make Chicago Debut at Steppenwolf This Winter
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the Chicago premiere production of the Obie Award-winning play You Got Older, written by Clare Barron and directed by Jonathan Berry. (more...)

HB Studio Presents MARICELA DE LA LUZ LIGHTS THE WORLDHB Studio Presents MARICELA DE LA LUZ LIGHTS THE WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Nov 18, 2017

HB Studio, one of New York's legendary institutions for theater training and practice located in Greenwich Village, will kick off the 2018 BENEFIT SERIES with a special presentation of Academy-award nominated Jos Rivera's whimsical play, MARICELA DE LA LUZ LIGHTS THE WORLD. (more...)

JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN Playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis Set for THEATER TALK Next WeekJESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN Playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis Set for THEATER TALK Next Week
by BWW News Desk - Nov 8, 2017

Stephen Adly Guirgis, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of the current Signature Theatre revival of Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train, is the next guest on THEATER TALK, hosted by Susan Haskins and guest co-host Jason Zinoman of The New York Times. (more...)

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