Irish Rep Begins Season with O'Neill's The Hairy Ape
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2006

The Irish Repertory Theatre will begin its 19th season with a production of Eugene O'Neill's 1922 classic The Hairy Ape (more...)

Irish Rep Extends O'Neill's The Hairy Ape An Extra Week
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2006

The Irish Repertory Theatre has extended its production of Eugene O'Neill's 1922 classic The Hairy Ape (more...)

Pygmalion's Danes & Mays on NY1 News, 9/12
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2007

Interviews with Pygmalion stars Claire Danes and Jefferson Mays will be broadcast on NY1 News throughout the day on Wednesday, September 12. (more...)

'Pygmalion' with Danes, Mayes Begins Previews Tomorrow, 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2007

Roundabout Theatre Company's Pygmalion will begin previews this Friday, September 21 at 8PM. Pygmalion stars Claire Danes, Jefferson Mays, Boyd Gaines and Jay O. Sanders. This new Broadway production of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion is directed by David Grindley at the American Airlines Theatre. (more...)

Photo Coverage: 'Pygmalion' Opening Night & After Party
by Walter McBride - Oct 19, 2007

The Roundabout Theatre Company revival of Pygmalion officially opened on Thursday, October 18 at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street). This new Broadway production of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion is directed by David Grindley and stars Claire Danes in her Broadway debut as 'Eliza Doolittle' with Tony Award winner Jefferson Mays as 'Henry Higgins', Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines as 'Colonel Pickering' and Jay O. Sanders as 'Alfred Doolittle.' This is a limited engagement through Sunday, December 16. (more...)

'Pygmalion' Concludes Roundabout Run Dec.16
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2007

Roundabout Theatre Company's limited engagement of Pygmalion will play its final performance on Sunday, December 16 at 2PM. (more...)

Rapp's New Play At Vineyard Echoes Real Life.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2008

The phrase 'real life is stranger than fiction' gained extra meaning in recent days when the headlines about an alleged 'pregnancy pact' between teenage girls in a high school in Gloucester, Massachusetts hewed closely to the plot of Adam Rapp's new play THE METAL CHILDREN, being given a lab production now through Sunday, June 29 at the Tony Award-winning Vineyard Theatre (108 E. 15 St.) in New York. (more...)

Sheedy, Graynor, & More Announced For Public Theater's Summer Play Festival 7/7-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2009

The Summer Play Festival (SPF) announces casting for the eagerly anticipated 2009 Festival in New York City. Casts include stage and screen actress Ally Sheedy; Ari Graynor, recently seen in NICK AND NORAH'S INFINITE PLAYLST; Maulik Pancholy, regular on the Showtime hit WEEDS and NBC's 30 ROCK; Katherine Waterston, who broke out in THE BABYSITTERS; Aya Cash, recently seen in Manhattan Theater Club's FROM UP HERE; and Eddie Kay Thomas, from the AMERICAN PIE movie series. (more...)

Sheedy, Graynor, & More Announced For Public Theater's Summer Play Festival 7/7-8/2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2009

The Summer Play Festival (SPF) announces casting for the eagerly anticipated 2009 Festival in New York City. Casts include stage and screen actress Ally Sheedy; Ari Graynor, recently seen in NICK AND NORAH'S INFINITE PLAYLST; Maulik Pancholy, regular on the Showtime hit WEEDS and NBC's 30 ROCK; Katherine Waterston, who broke out in THE BABYSITTERS; Aya Cash, recently seen in Manhattan Theater Club's FROM UP HERE; and Eddie Kay Thomas, from the AMERICAN PIE movie series. (more...)

Belber, Laws, Reitz et al. Set for 'TheaterJam' at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, 3/28
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2010

In celebration of its 15th Anniversary season, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater will present theaterjam, a one-day festival featuring the work of many of the company's favorite playwrights, actors and directors. The event will take place at the Rattlestick Theatre (224 Waverly Place - off Seventh Avenue South between West 11th & Perry Streets) on Sunday, March 28th. Doors will open at 3:00pm. There is a $10 admission charge (cash only) for all day entry - and includes one free beer! There will even be a raffle drawing for amazing prizes. Patrons are free to come and go as they please and attend any - or all! - of the festival's many offerings. (more...)

Melissa Leo, Kevin Smith And Cast Of RED STATE To Appear At Radio City Music Hall
by Kassie Rivera - Mar 4, 2011

It was announced today that the cast of Red State will appear with Kevin Smith at Radio City Music Hall on Saturday, March 5, 2011 for the start of the national Red State Tour. Cast members appearing include Academy Award Winner Melissa Leo, John Goodman, Stephen Root, Kerry Bishé, Nicholas Braun, Michael Angarano, Jennifer Schwalbach, Ralph Garman, and Betty Aberlin. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Trailer for Ben Affleck's ARGO
by Movies News Desk - May 8, 2012

ARGO is coming to theaters on October 12th from Warner Bros. Pictures. The drama thriller is directed by and stars Ben Affleck. The cast also includes Alan Arkin, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Kerry Bishe, Kyle Chandler, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Tate Donovan and Victor Garber. (more...)

Tribeca Film Acquires THE FITZGERALD FAMILY CHRISTMAS; Premiere Set for TIFF, 9/9
by Movies News Desk - Sep 5, 2012

Tribeca Film has acquired writer/director/star Edward Burns' The Fitzgerald Family Christmas, a family drama that reunites Burns with cast members Connie Britton and Michael McGlone from Burns' award-winning debut film The Brothers McMullen. (more...)

Tribeca Film Premieres THE FITZGERALD FAMILY CHRISTMAS at TIFF Today, 9/9
by Movies News Desk - Sep 9, 2012

Tribeca Film has acquired writer/director/star Edward Burns' The Fitzgerald Family Christmas, a family drama that reunites Burns with cast members Connie Britton and Michael McGlone from Burns' award-winning debut film The Brothers McMullen. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Ben Affleck, Victor Garber and More at ARGO Premiere at TIFF
by Walter McBride - Sep 11, 2012

Argo is a political drama film based on Tony Mendez's account of the rescue of six U.S. diplomats from Tehran, Iran during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis. The film just premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, and you can check out photos from the big event below! (more...)

Cast of ARGO to be Honored at Hollywood Film Awards Gala Ceremony
by Movies News Desk - Oct 3, 2012

The 16th Annual Hollywood Film Awards, presented by the Los Angeles Times, is pleased to announce that the feature ARGO, directed by Ben Affleck, will receive the 'Hollywood Ensemble Acting Award.' (more...)

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 10/6/2012
by - Oct 6, 2012

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 10/6/2012. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: First Look - Trailer for Ben Affleck's ARGO
by BWW News Desk - Oct 12, 2012

ARGO is coming to theaters on October 12th from Warner Bros. Pictures. The drama thriller is directed by and stars Ben Affleck. The cast also includes Alan Arkin, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Kerry Bishe, Kyle Chandler, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Tate Donovan and Victor Garber. (more...)

Video Trailer: THE FITZGERALD FAMILY CHRISTMAS in Theaters 11/7/2012
by Movies News Desk - Oct 15, 2012

With The Fitzgerald Family Christmas, Burns returns to the working-class, Irish-American roots of The Brothers McMullen. Reuniting with McMullen co-stars Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights), and Mike McGlone, along with Noah Emmerich (Little Children, Beautiful Girls) and Kerry Bishe (Newlyweds, Red State), Burns seamlessly weaves an ensemble story of adult siblings dealing with the desire of their estranged father (Ed Lauter, The Artist, The Longest Yard) to return home for Christmas for the first time since he walked out on his family 20 years ago. Family rifts emerge, and like with any family, Christmas brings a mixed bag of complicated emotions and dynamics. Alliances form, old wounds are reopened or glossed over, and the possibility for a new hope and forgiveness emerges. (more...)

Video Trailer: THE FITZGERALD FAMILY CHRISTMAS in Theaters Today
by Movies News Desk - Nov 17, 2012

With The Fitzgerald Family Christmas, Burns returns to the working-class, Irish-American roots of The Brothers McMullen. Reuniting with McMullen co-stars Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights), and Mike McGlone, along with Noah Emmerich (Little Children, Beautiful Girls) and Kerry Bishe (Newlyweds, Red State), Burns seamlessly weaves an ensemble story of adult siblings dealing with the desire of their estranged father (Ed Lauter, The Artist, The Longest Yard) to return home for Christmas for the first time since he walked out on his family 20 years ago. Family rifts emerge, and like with any family, Christmas brings a mixed bag of complicated emotions and dynamics. Alliances form, old wounds are reopened or glossed over, and the possibility for a new hope and forgiveness emerges. (more...)