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Date Of Birth:
October 16, 1854
Date Of Death:
November 30, 1900 (46)
Birth Place:
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Date of Birth: October 16, 1854
Date of Death: November 30, 1900 (46)

Birth Place: Dublin, IRELAND
Hard Core Love (and Other Sundry Musings)
by "Broadway Bill" Schmalfeldt - May 27, 2003

See the new picture in Broadway Bill's photo album! (more...)

UK Roundup
by Jake Brunger - Nov 29, 2003

Harry Meets Sally on stage whilst Broadway sensation A Chorus Line makes a welcome return alongside Harriet Walters eating Dinner. (more...)

by Jena Tesse Fox - Sep 3, 2004

John Morogiello's delightful comedy follows ten absurdist variations on the titular theme. (more...)

New York Musical Theatre Festival - The Taster's Menu
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2004

It would almost be understandable if someone found the New York Musical Theatre Festival tough to negotiate - finding your way through almost eighty different shows and events and 296 performances would be tough for anyone! So - all of us NYMFettes here have decided to put together a 'taste-test' list, so you can break down the Festival into more bite-sized chunks. (more...)

The Origins of 'Dorian - The Musical'
by Timothy Kuryak - Oct 27, 2004

While 'Dorian - The Musical' made its LA debut in late-September, the show itself is nearly 10 years in the making... (more...)

Noel Coward's "After the Ball" Directed by Tony Walton Begins 12/7
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2004

AFTER THE BALL a musical by Noel Coward based on Oscar Wilde's 'Lady Windermere's Fan,' will make its American Premiere at the Irish Repertory Theatre (132 West 22nd St.) on Thursday, December 16 at 7:00 PM. Previews begin Tuesday, December 7 at 8:00 PM. (more...)

A Revealing Interview with Max Von Essen
by Timothy Kuryak - Nov 18, 2004

When you sit down with Max Von Essen, you don't feel as though you are meeting a stranger - in fact it's just the opposite, you feel as though you are already his friend. (more...)

Estelle Parsons to star in the world premiere of "Harold & Maude: The Musical" at Paper Mill Playhouse Jan. 5 - Feb. 13, 2005
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2004

Paper Mill Playhouse is proud to present the world premiere of 'Harold & Maude: The Musical,' starring Academy Award-winner Estelle Parsons, Eric Millegan, Donna English, Donna Lynne Champlin and Danny Burstein. (more...)

The Glass Menagerie with Jessica Lange Begins February 24
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2005

Bill Kenwright will bring two-time Academy Award-winning actress Jessica Lange back to Broadway in a new production of the Tennessee Williams' classic, THE GLASS MENAGERIE, for a limited engagement beginning previews Thursday, February 24, at 8pm at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47 Street). Opening night for THE GLASS MENAGERIE, which will feature Dallas Roberts, Sarah Paulson and Josh Lucas and which will be directed by David Leveaux, is Tuesday, March 15, at 6:45pm. (more...)

Cast Recording of "Illyria" out April 1
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2005

Prompted by the wildly enthusiastic response of audiences and theatre critics, The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is producing their cast recording of Illyria, a new musical adaptation of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night by Peter Mills and Cara Reichel. (more...)

Dallas Review: A Man of No Importance
by Joseph Melnicoff - Feb 20, 2005

A Man of No Importance: The Uptown Players Mount a Superior Production of a Well-Crafted Musical With Global Theme (more...)

MTC Announces Writers in Performance Series
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2005

- MANHATTAN THEATRE CLUB (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Director; Barry Grove, Executive Producer) has announced the lineup for the 35th anniversary season of its famed 'WRITERS IN PERFORMANCE' (WIP) literary series. Under the direction of Steve Lawson, WIP's eclectic five-event program will celebrate the best in drama, literature and song with tributes to Tennessee Williams, Kurt Weill, Cervantes' Don Quixote, George S. Kaufman and an appearance by opera great (and first-time author) Renee Fleming. (more...)

Shakespeare Theatre of NJ Subscriptions on Sale 3/11
by BWW News Desk - Feb 23, 2005

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey announced that subscriptions to its 2005 Main Stage and Outdoor Stage season will go on sale to the public starting Friday, March 11 . (more...)

UK News: All-male Importance of Being Earnest to open in Bristol
by West End News Desk - Mar 31, 2005

Bristol Old Vic presents an all male production of Oscar Wilde's fresh and funny comedy of manners. (more...)

by BWW News Desk - Mar 31, 2005

Roger Rees, Artistic Director of the Tony Award-winning Williamstown Theatre Festival (WTF), has announced details for the Festival's 2005 Season, running July 6 through August 28. (more...)

Ziemba, McKechnie, McCarthy, Nixon and Others Announced for Barrington Follies
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2005

Tony award winners Karen Ziemba and Donna McKechnie, Urinetown's Jeff McCarthy, City of Angels's Leslie Denniston, and Tony-nominated Lara Teeter will star in Barrington Stage Company's production of James Goldman's and Stephen Sondheim's masterpiece Follies. Broadway veteran Marni Nixon will also be featured. Artistic Director Julianne Boyd will direct and Lara Teeter will choreograph. Follies, presented in celebration of Sondheim's 75th birthday, will run from June 23 through July 16 at the Consolati Performing Arts Center, Sheffield, MA. (more...)

Oscar Wilde's Salome: the Reading Will Not Tour in California
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2005

The tour which was announced yesterday to star Pacino and Tomei has now been called off (more...)

Individual Tickets to NJ Shakespeare Theatre on Sale April 22
by BWW News Desk - Apr 12, 2005

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey announced that single tickets to its 2005 Main Stage and Outdoor Stage season will go on sale Friday, April 22 - the eve of the Bard's 441st birthday. (more...)

Primo Starring Antony Sher Opens July 11 at Music Box
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2005

Bill Kenwright and Thelma Holt will bring the acclaimed National Theatre of Great Britain production of PRIMO, starring Antony Sher as Italian chemist and Holocaust survivor Primo Levi, to Broadway this summer for 32 performances only beginning Friday, July 8 through Sunday, August 7. Opening night for PRIMO, which is based on Levi's memoir Survival in Auschwitz, as adapted for the stage by Antony Sher, and directed by Richard Wilson, is Monday, July 11 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45 Street). (more...)

Twelve Angry Men Announces National Tour and West End Production
by BWW News Desk - May 6, 2005

Roundabout Theatre Company's Artistic Director, Todd Haimes is proud to announce two forthcoming productions of the critically acclaimed Broadway premiere production of Reginald Rose's drama Twelve Angry Men directed by Scott Ellis currently at the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street) now through Sunday, May 15th, 2005. (more...)