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CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Leads 65th Annual Outer Critics Circle Theatre Award Winners
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators for media covering New York theatre announced today its award winners for the 2014-15 season in 24 categories. Below, check out the full list of winners, lead by THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME, HAMILTON, THE KING AND I, and AN AMERICAN IN PARIS!

Twyla Tharp, CITY OF CONVERSATION, Israel Philharmonic and More Set for The Wallis Center's 2015-16 Season
by BWW News Desk - May 7, 2015

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts (The Wallis -- Tania Camargo, Managing Director; Patricia Wolff, Interim Artistic Director; James D'Asaro, Interim Producing Director) announce Artistic Advisors and programming for the 2015-2016 Season, opening October 1-3 with Twyla Tharp: a 50th Anniversary Celebration, a program of new work by Ms. Tharp, co-commissioned by The Wallis (in partnership with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, The Joyce Theatre, Ravina Festival Association & Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University and Texas International Theatrical Arts Society).

2015 Drama Desk Nominations Announced HAMILTON Leads the Pack; Followed by AN AMERICAN IN PARIS - All the Nominees!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

First Award Noms of the Year! 2014-15 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations Announced and SOMETHING ROTTEN! Leads the Pack!
by BWW Special Coverage - Apr 20, 2015

The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway announced the nominees this morning for the 2014-15 season. The first major Broadway/Off-Broadway award nominees of the New York theater season, the organization is celebrating its 64th season of bestowing awards of excellence in the field of theater. The Outer Critics Circle is an association with members affiliated with more than ninety newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, Internet, and theatre publications in America and abroad.

BWW Interviews: Chris Lemmon of JACK LEMMON RETURNS (Part One)
by Cary Ginell - Mar 25, 2015

After last Sunday's matinee performance of Jack Lemmon Returns, we met his son Chris Lemmon in the green room at the Rubicon Theatre Company to talk about the show, his father, and his memories of growing up with a legend. This is the first of a two-part article.

Tom Dugan's WIESENTHAL Closes Off-Broadway Today
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2015

Wiesenthal, the new play based on the life Simon Wiesenthal, will play its final New York performance tonight, February 22. The limited engagement at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row concludes prior to upcoming productions in Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Canada in 2015 - 2016.

WIESENTHAL Plays Final Performance Off-Broadway This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2015

Wiesenthal, the new play based on the life Simon Wiesenthal, will play its final New York performance this Sunday, February 22. The limited engagement at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row concludes prior to upcoming productions in Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Canada in 2015 - 2016.

Photo Flash: George Takei, Linda Lavin & Jessica Hecht Visit WIESENTHAL Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

George Takei (Broadway-bound Allegiance, Hikaru Sulu on TV's 'Star Trek'), Tony Award winner Linda Lavin (Broadway Bound, The Diary of Anne Frank, Hollywood Arms, TV's 'Alice') and her husband actor Steve Bakunas (Hollywood Arms, My Own Love Song), and Tony Award nominee Jessica Hecht (The Assembled Parties, The Last Night of Ballyhoo, TV's 'Friends'), are among those who have attended recent performances of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play now playing at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row through February 22. Following the performance, Hecht, Takei, Lavin and Bakunas all came backstage to visit with Wiesenthal's star and playwright, Tom Dugan.

WIESENTHAL Will Play Final Off-Broadway Performance on 2/22
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2015

Wiesenthal, the new play based on the life Simon Wiesenthal, will play its final New York performance on Sunday, February 22. The limited engagement at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row concludes prior to upcoming productions in Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas and Canada in 2015 - 2016.

Photo Flash: Jerry Stiller Visits WIESENTHAL Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jan 19, 2015

This weekend, the legendary JERRY STILLER (Hurlyburly, The Ritz, 'Seinfeld,' 'King of Queens') attended a matinee performance of Wiesnethal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan. Following the performance, Stiller and his daughter Amy visited with Dugan on stage. Check out photos from their visit below!

Photo Flash: Anne Frank's Cousin Attends WIESENTHAL Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2014

Anne Frank's cousin, Monica Smith, attended the December 14th performance of Wiesenthal. (Now 91 years old and residing in Manhattan, Smith escaped Amsterdam shortly before the Germans arrived.) Attending Sunday's matinee with her daughter Nicole Smith-Brody and granddaughter Sophie Smith-Brody, Smith participated in a special post-show discussion about 'The Anne Frank Connection.'

Photo Coverage: Danny Aiello Visits Backstage with Peter LeDonne
by Stephen Sorokoff - Dec 12, 2014

This week Danny Aiello will talk to Peter LeDonne about his book "I Only Know Who I Am When I Am Somebody Else". It's a memoir in which Danny details his life going from being an announcer of buses on the PA system to becoming an Oscar nominated actor.

WIESENTHAL to Honor Family of Anne Frank with 'Special Sundays' this Month
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2014

Wiesenthal, the new play about the legendary Simon Wiesenthal, will offer two special family matinees on December 7 and 14 at 3PM. These performances will be followed by discussion, 'The Anne Frank Connection,' about Anne Frank and the legacy of humanity and hope that she continues to inspire when teaching the history of the Holocaust to young people around the world. Tom Dugan, the playwright and actor who stars as Simon Wiesenthal will be joined by NYU Professor and Anne Frank Center Advisory Board member, Rolf Wolfswinkel for the discussion.

WIESENTHAL Offering 'Family 4-Pack' Holiday Tickets
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2014

This holiday season, the producers of Wiesenthal, the new hit play about Simon Wiesenthal, have made theatergoing affordable for the whole family with "Family 4-Pack" tickets. For performances Nov. 24 through Dec. 23,** ticket buyers can purchase a "Family 4-Pack" for $180.00 total ($45 each). The price includes facility fee. The $45 ticket price is available when purchasing a minimum of four tickets and a maximum of eight. To purchase a "Family 4-Pack," visit ?www.WiesenthalThePlay.com/holiday-offer.

Michael Feinstein and More Appear on ROW J on The Jewish Channel Today
by TV News Desk - Nov 18, 2014

The Jewish Channel will broadcast the third edition of its theater-oriented monthly TV show, 'Row J,' to begin airing on demand today, November 18. Row J' is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton.

Michael Feinstein and More to Appear on ROW J on The Jewish Channel, 11/18
by TV News Desk - Nov 14, 2014

The Jewish Channel will broadcast the third edition of its theater-oriented monthly TV show, 'Row J,' to begin airing on demand on Tuesday, November 18. Row J' is hosted by TJC correspondent Meredith Ganzman. The executive producer is Brian Scott Lipton.

Photo Flash: WIESENTHAL Hosts Kristallnacht Anniversary Remembrance with Tovah Feldshuh & Tom Dugan
by BWW News Desk - Nov 10, 2014

On Sunday, November 9, Wiesenthal, the new play about the legendary Simon Wiesenthal marked the 76th Anniversary of Kristallnacht with a special post-show candlelight remembrance. Immediately following the matinee, special guest Tovah Feldshuh (Golda's Balcony, Irena's Vow) joined Wiesenthal's playwright and star, Tom Dugan, in a conversation and candle lighting ceremony with audience members reflecting on the historic 'Night of Broken Glass."

Photo Flash: Inside WIESENTHAL's Opening Night Off-Broadway with Judith Light, Tony Kushner & More
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2014

Daryl Roth and Karyl Lynn Burns present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal plays at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). Go inside opening night below!

WAKE UP with BWW 11/5/14 - SHOW BOAT, WIESENTHAL, MADE IN DAGENHAM and More!
by Jessica Showers - Nov 5, 2014

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: The New York Philharmonic welcomes a whole crew of stars for SHOW BOAT, beginning tonight, and the new stage adaptation of MADE IN DAGENHAM opens in the West End!

Photo Flash: WIESENTHAL Opens Tonight Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2014

Daryl Roth (Kinky Boots, The Normal Heart) and Karyl Lynn Burns (The Best is Yet to Come) present the New York premiere of Wiesenthal, the award-winning play written by and starring Tom Dugan and directed by Jenny Sullivan. Wiesenthal is now playing at the Acorn Theatre at Theatre Row, (410 W. 42nd Street). Opening night is tonight, November 5. BroadwayWorld has a look at Dugan onstage below!

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