BWW Review: There's Something about Mary in THE CHILDREN'S HOURBWW Review: There's Something about Mary in THE CHILDREN'S HOUR
by Desiree Fantal - Sep 18, 2015

Mary Tilford is insane, Karen Wright and Martha Dobie had me feeling some sort of way, and I could sit though this play a dozen more times. Here is my love letter to Tampa Rep's production of 'The Children's Hour.' (more...)

Intiman Theatre Presents THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, Now thru 9/27Intiman Theatre Presents THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, Now thru 9/27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2015

Veteran local director Sheila Daniels (A Streetcar Named Desire, Crime and Punishment) returns to direct another American classic for Intiman Theatre: Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour, featuring rising local star Hannah Mootz (Tail of Wasps, Bo-Nita) as Martha Dobie, newcomers Tiffany Yvonne Cox (Crumbs from the Table of Joy) as Karen Wright and Jasmine Jean Sim (Dirty, Grand Hotel) as Mary Tilford; and renowned local actor Suzanne Bouchard (Dear Elizabeth, Richard III) as Amelia Tilford. (more...)

Intiman Theatre to Present THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, 9/9-27Intiman Theatre to Present THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, 9/9-27
by BWW News Desk - Sep 3, 2015

Veteran local director Sheila Daniels (A Streetcar Named Desire, Crime and Punishment) returns to direct another American classic for Intiman Theatre: Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour, featuring rising local star Hannah Mootz (Tail of Wasps, Bo-Nita) as Martha Dobie, newcomers Tiffany Yvonne Cox (Crumbs from the Table of Joy) as Karen Wright and Jasmine Jean Sim (Dirty, Grand Hotel) as Mary Tilford; and renowned local actor Suzanne Bouchard (Dear Elizabeth, Richard III) as Amelia Tilford. (more...)

THE CHILDREN'S HOUR Set to End West End Run May 7THE CHILDREN'S HOUR Set to End West End Run May 7
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2011

Ian Rickson's production of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour will complete its run at the Comedy Theatre on 7 May 2011 after two extensions to the West End run. (more...)

RIALTO CHATTER: Keira Knightley's CHILDREN'S HOUR in Talks for Broadway TransferRIALTO CHATTER: Keira Knightley's CHILDREN'S HOUR in Talks for Broadway Transfer
by Rialto Chatter - Feb 16, 2011

According to a report byBaz Bamigboye for Daily Mail, THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, starring Keira Knightly and Elizabeth Moss has brought in 1.8?million. With a successful run at the Comedy Theatre, now the show might be heading to the Great White Way by early next year. (more...)

Comedy Theatre Extends THE CHILDREN'S HOUR Through May 7Comedy Theatre Extends THE CHILDREN'S HOUR Through May 7
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2011

Ian Rickson's production of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour has now extended its run for a second and final time, with bookings being taken at the Comedy Theatre until 7 May 2011. (more...)

Keira Knightley & Elizabeth Moss Heading to Broadway in CHILDREN'S HOUR?Keira Knightley & Elizabeth Moss Heading to Broadway in CHILDREN'S HOUR?
by BWW News Desk - Feb 10, 2011

According to a report byBaz Bamigboye for Daily Mail, THE CHILDREN'S HOUR, starring Keira Knightly and Elizabeth Moss has brought in 1.8?million. With a successful run at the Comedy Theatre, now the show might be heading to the Great White Way by early next year. (more...)

Photo Flash: More from Knightley & Moss in THE CHILDREN'S HOURPhoto Flash: More from Knightley & Moss in THE CHILDREN'S HOUR
by BWW - Feb 9, 2011

When a troubled teenager starts to spin a web of deceit, all around her are soon caught up in it. Karen Wright (Keira Knightley) and Martha Dobie (Elisabeth Moss) have worked for years to establish their all-girls boarding school, and now, with the school flourishing and Karen on the verge of marriage, their lives and loves finally appear secure. However, when malicious student Mary runs away from the school and seeks to avoid being sent back, she draws on hearsay, gossip, and her own imagination, to concoct a story that threatens the school, the marriage, and their entire futures. (more...)

Photo Flash: Keira Knightley, Elizabeth Moss Lead THE CHILDREN'S HOURPhoto Flash: Keira Knightley, Elizabeth Moss Lead THE CHILDREN'S HOUR
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2011

When a troubled teenager starts to spin a web of deceit, all around her are soon caught up in it. Karen Wright (Keira Knightley) and Martha Dobie (Elisabeth Moss) have worked for years to establish their all-girls boarding school, and now, with the school flourishing and Karen on the verge of marriage, their lives and loves finally appear secure. However, when malicious student Mary runs away from the school and seeks to avoid being sent back, she draws on hearsay, gossip, and her own imagination, to concoct a story that threatens the school, the marriage, and their entire futures. (more...)

Photo Coverage: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR With Keira Knightley And Elisabeth MossPhoto Coverage: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR With Keira Knightley And Elisabeth Moss
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2011

Latest shots from rehearsal (more...)

Bookings Now Available for THE CHILDREN'S HOUR at Comedy TheatreBookings Now Available for THE CHILDREN'S HOUR at Comedy Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2011

Ian Rickson's production of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour is now taking bookings at the Comedy Theatre until 30 April (and not 2 April as previously announced). The Children's Hour first preview on 22 January and press night on 9 February 2011 remain as originally published. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Dec 17, 2010

When a schoolgirl's whisper spreads, it triggers a chain of events with extraordinary consequences. Karen Wright (Keira Knightley) and Martha Dobie (Elisabeth Moss) run a girls' boarding school in 1930s New England, where they become entangled in a devastating story of deceit, shame and courage. (more...)

Burstyn & Kane Join Knightley & Moss in CHILDREN'S HOURBurstyn & Kane Join Knightley & Moss in CHILDREN'S HOUR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2010

Ellen Burstyn and Carol Kane as well as Bryony Hannah and Tobias Menzies are to join the previously announced Keira Knightley and Elisabeth Moss in Ian Rickson's production of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour. The Children's Hour, produced by Sonia Friedman Productions & Scott Landis, will have its first preview at the Comedy Theatre on 22 January 2011 with press night on 9 February and is booking until 2 April 2011. (more...)