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SEA WALL/A LIFE's Tom Sturridge Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor Photo SEA WALL/A LIFE's Tom Sturridge Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play
by - Sep 17, 2021

Tom Sturridge has won the 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for SEA WALL/A LIFE.

DOUBT - A PARABLE Encore Performance Announced For Memphis Black Arts Alliance Photo DOUBT - A PARABLE Encore Performance Announced For Memphis Black Arts Alliance
by Stephi Wild - Mar 5, 2021

DOUBT, is a story of suspicion that surface at a Catholic school about a charismatic young priest and his interest in the school’s first and only African American student. Absent of proof, the school’s principal, Sister Aloysius, sets out to protect the innocent child, causing questions surrounding pride, faith, ambiguity, and moral conviction.

DIRT Comes to Holden Street Theatres Photo DIRT Comes to Holden Street Theatres
by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2021

Award-winning theatre maker Patrick Livesey (The Boy, George and Gone Girls) returns to Holden Street Theatres from 18 February to 21 March for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe with the world-premiere play, DI–ĮT, commissioned by and starring he and his partner, Wil King (ABC's Why Are You Like This*).¬†

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for John Patrick Shanley's WILD MOUNTAIN THYME Photo VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for John Patrick Shanley's WILD MOUNTAIN THYME
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2020

John Patrick Shanley's play 'Outside Mullingar' is coming to the big screen! Watch the trailer for 'Wild Mountain Thyme,' starring Jamie Dornan and Emily Blunt, below.

Wake Up With BWW 8/20: Colton Ryan and Nik Dodani Join DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film, and Mo Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/20: Colton Ryan and Nik Dodani Join DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2020

Today's top stories: Nik Dodani and Colton Ryan have joined the cast of the film adaptation of Dear Evan Hansen, and more!

LISTEN: Josh Gad Talks BOOK OF MORMON Memories, CENTRAL PARK, and More! Photo LISTEN: Josh Gad Talks BOOK OF MORMON Memories, CENTRAL PARK, and More!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 29, 2020

Josh Gad joined Zane Lowe for Apple Music's first episode of a new interview series, Songs For Life

Robert Galinsky to Host Screening of Celebrated Solo Show THE BENCH to Benefit City K Photo Robert Galinsky to Host Screening of Celebrated Solo Show THE BENCH to Benefit City Kids
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 13, 2019

Robert Galinsky's celebrated solo show The Bench, has received praise in both NYC and LA with extended sold out runs over the past three years. Last year STAGE Network filmed The Bench, directed by Tyler Milliron. On Saturday, December 21 Galinsky will host a benefit screening of his film to benefit City Kids. The event will be held at The East Village Playhouse (340 East 6th Street), doors will open at 6:30 and the screening will begin at 7 PM. There is a suggested donation of $20, RSVP is required by clicking here.

THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE Starring Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield Begins Productio Photo THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE Starring Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield Begins Production
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 7, 2019

 Fox Searchlight Pictures announced today that principal photography on THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE is underway in Charlotte, North Carolina. The film is written by Abe Sylvia (Dead to Me, DIRTY GIRL) and directed by Michael Showalter (THE BIG SICK; HELLO, MY NAME IS DORIS), and stars Jessica Chastain (MOLLY'S GAME, ZERO DARK THIRTY) and Andrew Garfield (HACKSAW RIDGE, SILENCE). The film is based on Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato's acclaimed 2000 documentary of the same name chronicling the dynamic ascent and subsequent demise and redemption of televangelists Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker as described by Tammy Faye herself.

10 Moments We Hope to See in the ALMOST FAMOUS Musical! Photo 10 Moments We Hope to See in the ALMOST FAMOUS Musical!
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 6, 2019

The Old Globe's world premiere musical Almost Famous, with book and lyrics by Academy Award winner and San Diego native Cameron Crowe, opened just last week on September 27.

Wake Up With BWW 8/20: Todrick Hall and Colleen Ballinger Join WAITRESS, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/20: Todrick Hall and Colleen Ballinger Join WAITRESS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 20, 2019

Today's top stories: Todrick Hall and Colleen Ballinger join Waitress, and more!

Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Shattered Globe Theatre Announces 2019-20 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 31, 2019

Shattered Globe Theatre announces its 2019-20 Season, featuring two Chicago premieres: BE HERE NOW by Deborah Zoe Laufer, directed by Producing Artistic Director Sandy Shinner* a?" a bittersweet comedy about searching for happiness; and SHEEPDOG by Kevin Artigue, directed by Wardell Julius Clark a?" a love story colliding with today's headlines; followed by WHEN THE RAIN STOPS FALLING by Andrew Bovell, directed by Elizabeth Margolius a?" a stunning mystery of love and loss that reverberates through four generations.

Meet the Cast of SEA WALL/A LIFE- Now in Previews! Photo Meet the Cast of SEA WALL/A LIFE- Now in Previews!
by Julie Musbach - Jul 26, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge come to the Hudson Theatre on Broadway July 26th through September 29th. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performances!

Andrew Garfield and Jessica Chastain to Star in THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE Photo Andrew Garfield and Jessica Chastain to Star in THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 10, 2019

Andrew Garfield and Jessica Chastain are set to star in Fox Searchlight's "The Eyes of Tammy Faye," according to Variety. "The Big Sick" director Michael Showalter will helm the film from a script by Abe Sylvia.

Andrew Garfield Will Star as James Rhodes in Musical Biopic INSTRUMENTAL Photo Andrew Garfield Will Star as James Rhodes in Musical Biopic INSTRUMENTAL
by Stephi Wild - May 9, 2019

Andrew Garfield is headed back to the big screen! According to The List, the actor will play real-life pianist James Rhodes in the musical biopic, Instrumental. The film is an adaptation of Rhodes' autobiography 'A Memoir Of Madness, Medication And Music.'

Andrew Garfield to Star in the James Marsh Drama INSTRUMENTAL Photo Andrew Garfield to Star in the James Marsh Drama INSTRUMENTAL
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 8, 2019

Andrew Garfield is set to star in the drama biopic Instrumental from Oscar-winner James Marsh, according to Deadline.

The STAGE Network Will Film THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY This Week At The Triad Photo The STAGE Network Will Film THE BENCH, A HOMELESS LOVE STORY This Week At The Triad
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2019

The Off-Broadway and West Coast hit, The Bench written by and starring Robert Galinsky, directed by Jay O. Sanders, has partnered with The STAGE Network for a live filming of the play taking place at The Triad on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 beginning at 12pm, tickets are FREE an available at EventBrite.com.

John Gould Rubin to Direct World Premiere at HERE Photo John Gould Rubin to Direct World Premiere at HERE
by Julie Musbach - Feb 4, 2019

The Private Theatre, in association with TEA Creative, is pleased to present the world premiere theatre event Rocco, Chelsea, Adriana, Sean, Claudia, Gianna, Alex, created by Vieve Radha Price and John Gould Rubin.

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge Star In SEA WALL / A LIFE; Previews Begin In Februa Photo Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge Star In SEA WALL / A LIFE; Previews Begin In February
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 24, 2019

The Public Theater will begin previews for the New York premiere of SEA WALL / A LIFE with a Joseph Papp Free Preview performance on Friday, February 1. Written by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne respectively, and directed by Carrie Cracknell, SEA WALL / A LIFE will run through Sunday, March 31 in The Public's Newman Theater with an official press opening on Thursday, February 14. SEA WALL / A LIFE features Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge in their Public Theater debuts.

MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS By Obie Winner Paul Calderon Premieres January 16 Photo MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS By Obie Winner Paul Calderon Premieres January 16
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2019

Primitive Grace Theater Ensemble will present the World Premiere of MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS written and directed by Obie Award winner and SAG Award nominee Paul Calderon (The Bad Lieutenant, Boardwalk Empire). Previews begin January 16th at The Bridge Theater. Opening is slated for Today, January 23rd.

MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS By Obie Winner Paul Calderon Premieres Today Photo MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS By Obie Winner Paul Calderon Premieres Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 16, 2019

Primitive Grace Theater Ensemble will present the World Premiere of MASTER OF THE CROSSROADS written and directed by Obie Award winner and SAG Award nominee Paul Calderon (The Bad Lieutenant, Boardwalk Empire). Previews begin January 16th at The Bridge Theater. Opening is slated for Today, January 23rd.

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