FESTEN with Bryggman, Hayden, MacGraw and Margulies Begins Previews March 23 and Opens April 9 at Music Box Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2006

Bill Kenwright and Marla Rubin announce that they will present the Almeida Theatre production of FESTEN, the hugely successful London play about a family with a dark secret, on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre (239 W. 45th St.), with performances beginning Thursday, March 23. Larry Bryggman, Michael Hayden, Ali MacGraw and Julianna Margulies have been cast in the Broadway production. Directed by Rufus Norris, in a dramatization by David Eldridge from the Danish 1998 film, FESTEN will have its official press opening on Sunday, April 9. (more...)

Thompson, Eisenberg, Rylance Lead The Cast Of OTHELLO
by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2009

Theatre for a New Audience and director, Arin Arbus, is set to present Othello. The show will feature John Douglas Thompson as Othello, Ned Eisenberg as Iago, and Juliet Rylance as Desdemona. Previews begin February 14 at 7 pm. The show opens February 22. (more...)

TFANA's OTHELLO Set to Make Return Run at Duke in April
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2009

The New York Timesi s reporting that Theatre for a New Audience and director, Arin Arbus' critically acclaimed production of Othello will return to the Duke on 42nd Street Theatre, April 15th through 24th. The show will again feature John Douglas Thompson as Othello, Ned Eisenberg as Iago, and Juliet Rylance as Desdemona. (more...)

OTHELLO Returns To NY Stage For 12 Performances 4/15-4/24
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2009

Theatre for a New Audience's acclaimed production of Othello directed by Arin Arbus in her Off-Broadway directing debut, returns to the stage with the entire cast intact for twelve performances only, April 15 through April 24, at The Duke on 42nd StreetSM, a New 42nd Street? project, 229 West 42nd Street. Othello is following Theatre for a New Audience's production of Hamlet, directed by David Esbjornson. Hamlet begins previews Tuesday, March 17, at 7:30pm, opening Thursday, March 26, at 6:30pm, and running through Sunday, April 12. (more...)

OTHELLO Returns To NY Stage For 12 Performances 4/15-4/24
by BWW News Desk - Apr 15, 2009

Theatre for a New Audience's acclaimed production of Othello directed by Arin Arbus in her Off-Broadway directing debut, returns to the stage with the entire cast intact for twelve performances only, April 15 through April 24, at The Duke on 42nd StreetSM, a New 42nd Street? project, 229 West 42nd Street. Othello is following Theatre for a New Audience's production of Hamlet, directed by David Esbjornson. Hamlet begins previews Tuesday, March 17, at 7:30pm, opening Thursday, March 26, at 6:30pm, and running through Sunday, April 12. (more...)

Shadow's How to Make Auditioning, Acting Course With Jennifer Rincon Begins 5/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2009

Shadow Theatre Company presents 'How to Make Auditioning, Acting,' a multi-week acting course taught by master acting teacher Jennifer Rincon. Every actor, even the stars on the big screen, needs training to fine-tune their craft and hone auditioning skills. (more...)

SSDC Union Renamed as Stage Directors and Choreographers Society
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2009

Variety reports that the legit director's union has a new name, with the Society of Stage Directors and Choreographers now rechristened the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society. It has also shortened the org's acronym from SSDC into SDC according to the trade paper. (more...)

Shadow's How to Make Auditioning, Acting Course With Jennifer Rincon Begins 5/23
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2009

Shadow Theatre Company presents 'How to Make Auditioning, Acting,' a multi-week acting course taught by master acting teacher Jennifer Rincon. Every actor, even the stars on the big screen, needs training to fine-tune their craft and hone auditioning skills. (more...)

Kevin Earley Stars in SEEING STARS at NYMF Oct 7 - 17
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson. (more...)

SEEING STARS To Make NYMF Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson in the 2009 NYMF. (more...)

SEEING STARS To Make NYMF Premiere, Opens 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson in the 2009 NYMF. (more...)

SEEING STARS To Make NYMF Premiere, Opens 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson in the 2009 NYMF. (more...)

Kevin Earley Stars in SEEING STARS at NYMF Oct 7 - 17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson. (more...)

SEEING STARS To Make NYMF Premiere, Opens 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson in the 2009 NYMF. (more...)

SEEING STARS To Make NYMF Premiere, Opens 10/7
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson in the 2009 NYMF. (more...)

Kevin Earley Stars in SEEING STARS at NYMF Oct 7 - 17
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2009

The New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMF) and Seeing Stars the Musical Inc. present the original musical SEEING STARS, Music by Don Breithaupt, Lyrics by Jeff Breithaupt, Book by Shelley McPherson and directed by Jenn Thompson. (more...)

A LIFE IN THE THEATRE Starring André De Shields Opens at Alliance Theatre, 10/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2009

A LIFE IN THE THEATRE starring Tony Award nominee André De Shields will open at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta on October 28th. David Mamet's dark comedy will run through November 15th. The cast also features Ariel Shafir. (more...)

A LIFE IN THE THEATRE Starring André De Shields Opens at Alliance Theatre, 10/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2009

A LIFE IN THE THEATRE starring Tony Award nominee André De Shields will open at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta on October 28th. David Mamet's dark comedy will run through November 15th. The cast also features Ariel Shafir. (more...)

Mamet's A LIFE IN THE THEATER Heads to Broadway, Fall 2010
by BWW News Desk - Feb 4, 2010

The New York Times has just announced that David Mamet's A Life in the Theater, will be the famed writer/director's next show to hit the stage on the Rialto. Producer Jeffrey Richards, who is also the producer behind Mamet's Race, currently playing the Ethel Barrymore Theatre and the recent revival of Mamet's Speed the Plow, confirmed that A Life in the Theater would hit Broadway in the fall of 2010. (more...)

Patrick Stewart to Return to Broadway in David Mamet's A LIFE IN THE THEATRE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2010

Acclaimed Tony Award nominated actor Sir Patrick Stewart will return to Broadway in David Mamet's 'A Life in the Theatre'. Stewart will portray the lead character of 'Robert', a role he previously played in the 2005 production at London's Apollo Theatre. 'A Life in the Theatre' will be directed by Neil Pepe. Additional cast will be announced at a later date. Rehearsals will begin on August 23, 2010. (more...)