Measure for Measure

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by Matt Smith - Jan 1, 2001
“We follow our Almeida Greeks with a double-header of late nineteenth-century masterpieces by two of the world's most important and influential playwrights. Written less than five years apart, these plays offer startlingly fresh reflections on our lives and our theatre - and how we can understand them.
by Meet the Cast - Jan 1, 2001
Two-time Tony Award-winner Mark Rylance stars in TWELFTH NIGHT and Richard III, two startlingly different performances in repertory, as the suddenly love struck noblewoman Olivia in Twelfth Night and as the ruthless and conniving title monarch in Richard III. The critically heralded all-male Shakespeare's Globe productions of Twelfth Night and Richard III, which delighted audiences and broke all box office records in London's West End earlier this year, opened on Sunday, November 10 at the Belasco Theatre. Scroll down to learn more about the cast!
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Paul Chahidi has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Play for his role as 'Maria' in TWELFTH NIGHT. Chahidi's theatre includes: previously at Shakespeare's Globe, Twelfth Night (Middle Temple Hall/Shakespeare's Globe), Macbeth, The Two Noble Kinsmen, The Comedy of Errors and Augustine's Oak.
by Jillian Gaier - Jan 1, 2001
La Jolla Playhouse is proud to host several local artists in residence in June, as part of its commitment to fostering artistic relationships and the development of new work.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Rehearsals begin today (Monday, January 4) for Theatre for a New Audience's production of William Shakespeare's Pericles directed by Trevor Nunn, featuring OBIE Award-winner Christian Camargo in the title role and leading a diverse company of 22 actors, Jeffrey Horowitz, Theatre for a New Audience Founding Artistic Director, announced.
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Tony Shalhoub won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play for ACT ONE. Tony Shalhoub was nominated for a Tony Award for Conversations with My Father in 1992 and another in 2013 for Golden Boy. He has also appeared on Broadway in The Odd Couple, The Heidi Chronicles, and Lend Me a Tenor. He won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for his performance in the television series Monk, and has appeared in many other series and films.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
by BWW Special Coverage - Jan 1, 2001
Jefferson Mays has won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical for his role as various members of the D'Ysquith Family in A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Jack Ellis, William Gaunt, Christopher Godwin, Adrian Schiller and Michael Thomas join Richard Armitage, Samantha Colley and Anna Madeley in Ya?l Farber's new production of Arthur Miller's The Crucible at The Old Vic, with previews from Saturday 21 June.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the full cast joining Tony Award Winner Rosemary Harris as 'Eleanor Swan' in the New York premiere of Tom Stoppard's Indian Ink, directed by Carey Perloff.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2001
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 1, 2000
Goodman Theatre Artistic Director Robert Falls presents the revival of the rarely-produced Measure for Measure-William Shakespeare's 'last comedy and his blackest-pitched' in which the 'unquenchable influence of sex in society is a central theme' (New York Times). This production marks Falls' first return to Shakespeare's work since his critically-acclaimed 2006 revival of King Lear, starring Stacy Keach in the title role. BroadwayWorld has a first look at highlights of the production below.