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First performed in 1966, A DELICATE BALANCE, by Edward Albee (Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?), is a densely worded drawing room dramedy.

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by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 9, 2022
Steppenwolf Theatre Company is opening its 47th season with the Chicago premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright James Ijames’ fantastical play The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington, in Steppenwolf’s Downstairs Theater, now through October 9, 2022. Get a first look at photos here!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 7, 2022
Theatre Artists Studio will present a very special production of Edward Albee's A DELICATE BALANCE.
by Rakaputra Paputungan - Sep 29, 2022
What did our critic think of SUDAMALA: DARI EPILOG CALONARANG at Gedung Arsip Nasional?
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022
ActorsNET of Bucks County, in residence at Morrisville’s Heritage Center Theatre, has set its October 2022 – June 2023 production schedule.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 27, 2022
The previously-postponed production of Hello, Dolly!, starring Imelda Staunton in the title role, is now set to take place in the summer of 2024.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022
Pacific Resident Theatre presents 'ALBEE / PINTER', opening September 24.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022
Rogue Machine presents the Southern CA premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's “A GREAT WILDERNESS”, opening September 24, 2022.
by Caroline Powell - Sep 22, 2022
Most theatre schedules follow the U.S. school schedule, which means that fresh theatre seasons are here! Whether you’re looking for a brand new show, or wanting to fall into the comfort of a classic, Atlanta theatre has something for everyone this autumn.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 21, 2022
THEATRE ARTISTS STUDIO presents a very special production of Edward Albee's A DELICATE BALANCE.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022
Madison, WI-based rising psychedelic-funk multi-instrumentalist Kainalu shares mellow, introspective groove, 'Inhibitions / Intuitions' out everywhere now, along with a lyric video, featuring vocalist MUNYA. The contemplative, experimental sophomore LP by Kainalu, Ginseng Hourglass.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2022
Grammy-nominated artist Mild Minds has unveiled a full 5-track EP, tying a common thread between new music from 2022 and previously released singles.  Released via ODESZA’s Foreign Family Collective on September 21st, 2022, the ‘IT WON’T DO’ EP signifies the end of one chapter for Mild Minds as he prepares a new era of music in the time ahead. 
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2021
The song is a collaboration with Dallas Green (City and Colour, Alexisonfire) and appears on Chastity's forthcoming album Suffer Summer, out on January 13th via Deathwish Inc. Preorder the upcoming album and watch the new music video now!
by Michael Major - Oct 27, 2021
Staying true to the track title, ‘HAUNTED’ is a soul-stirring soundscape that sees Mild Minds tap into his trademark blend of driving synths and captivating vocals. It follows a lauded string of recent singles ‘MACHINE’ and ‘NO SKIN’. Listen to the new single!
by Review Roundups - Oct 26, 2021
The National Tour of Come From Away has returned to the stage! The production returned at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis, TN earlier this month.
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 24, 2021
Broadwayworld had the pleasure of interviewing chocolatier, Chef Ursula XVII about her career and Disset Chocolate for out 'Chef Spotlight.'
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021
Custom Made Theatre has announced its 23rd season and first year of residency at the historic Phoenix Theatre, 414 Mason St (@ Geary) in the Union Square neighborhood. 
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2021
Memphis / Los Angeles psych-pop band Spaceface return today with a catchy and snappy disco duet in new single + video “Rain Passing Through” ft. Mikaela Davis. The single’s accompanying video — a collaboration between Ingalls, Erika Mugglin & Mac Hanson (yes, that Hanson) — sheds a psychedelic light on a love triangle.
by Nicole Rosky - May 9, 2022
The Pulitzer Prize Board today will present the 2022 award winners for Prizes in Journalism, Books, Drama and Music. Who will win this year? Tune in right here at 3pm to watch the announcement live!
by Team BWW - May 9, 2022
The Pulitzer Prize Board has just announced that Fat Ham has won the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Other finalists included: Selling Kabul, and Kristina Wong, Sweatshop Overlord.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022
Written and performed by real-life couple David Carl and Katie Hartman, David and Katie Get Re-Married is a real time sweet and sour wedding betwixt a star-crossed couple who has broken up and reunited more frequently than Spiderman has been rebooted. 
by Elliot Lanes - May 17, 2022
Today’s subject Schele Williams is currently living her Theatre Life as the director of the World Premiere TYA (Theatre for Young Audiences) production Show Way The Musical now running in the Family Theater at Kennedy Center through May 29th.
by Elliot Lanes - May 14, 2022
Hang on to your big hair and take a trip back to the 1960’s with the current US touring company of the Tony Award winning musical Hairspray playing through this Sunday at the National Theatre.
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2022
Season eight, episode four (which is also available on the Broadway Podcast Network: http://bpn.fm/TENS) stars Broadway Stage Manager and Author Richard Hester (Broadway's Summer, Jersey Boys, Gypsy, Sweet Smell of Success, Matters of the Heart, Annie Get Your Gun, Cabaret, The Old Neighborhood, Titanic, A Delicate Balance, The Red Shoes). The episode can be streamed here:
by Michael Major - May 11, 2022
Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba, Anthony Mackie, Martin Freeman, Nick Robinson, and Hillary Baack will star in a new film adaption of Bruce Norris' Claybourne Park. Tony-nominee Pam MacKinnon is also set to direct the new film. The play premiered on Broadway in 2012, winning the Tony Award for Best Play.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2022
Lindsay Duncan stars alongside Hilton McRae and Emily Bruni in the UK tour of August Strindberg's The Dance of Death, adapted by Academy Award-winning playwright Rebecca Lenkiewicz and directed by Arcola Theatre's Artistic Director Mehmet Ergen.
by Michael Major - Mar 25, 2022
Kevin Devine has released his highly anticipated cinematic album, Nothing's Real, So Nothing's Wrong out now via Triple Crown Records. Plus, hear the new music and more live this spring as Kevin Devine heads out on tour across the U.S. with support from Pronoun, Kississippi and Kayleigh Goldsworthy, beginning on April 6th in Baltimore, MD.
by Ella Outlaw - Mar 22, 2022
A Chorus Line at City Springs Theatre is a masterful revival of a well-loved classic. Featuring choreography by original cast member and Tony Award-Recipient Baayork Lee, the show feels overwhelmingly nostalgic, as if you had been transported back to 1975.
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 18, 2022
Continuing the 2022 season, City Theatre Austin has announced the full-production stage presentation of Edward Albee's award-winning play Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Described as “an extraordinarily brilliant play,” this riveting, revealing, biting, and almost shattering examination of marriage and family is one of the most successful plays in modern American theatre and all too rarely produced in Austin.  
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2022
Alt-rock-pop trio The Happy Fits arrives with their first release of 2022–a bright, upbeat jam, 'Changes,' that sees the band like everyone else, stumbling through life and learning as they go, alongside its magnetically playful video. The track is now streaming everywhere and the official video is out now.
by Hannah Wing - Mar 13, 2022
One cannot think about Fiddler on the Roof without the thought of tradition.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2022
​​​​​​Berkshire Theatre Group has announced casting for shows in BTG’s Late Summer 2022 Season. The full season will feature B.R.O.K.E.N code B.I.R.D switching, a world premiere play and an award recipient of the GRANTS FOR ARTS PROJECTS from the National Endowment for the Arts; Once, a Tony Award-winning musical; Songs For a New World, the first musical by a Tony Award winner; Dracula, a classic gothic tale of horrors; and Edward Albee's Seascape, a Pulitzer Prize-winning play. 
by Team BWW - Jun 8, 2022
In Broadway by Design, BroadwayWorld is shining a spotlight on the stellar designs of this Broadway season, show by show. Today, we continue the series with Adam Rigg, Montana Levi Blanco, Yi Zhao, and Palmer Hefferan, who acted as scenic, costume, lighting, and sound designers for Lincoln Center Theater's revival of The Skin of Our Teeth.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022
Rubicon Theatre Company, Ventura’s non-profit professional theatre company, will continue the company’s 2022-2023 Season with the World Premiere of LONESOME TRAVELER: GENERATIONS, conceived by George Grove and James O’Neil, with musical direction by Rick Dougherty and George Grove and direction by Rubicon Co-Founder James O’Neil.
by Kelly Rogers Flynt - Jun 25, 2022
Memories, secrets, and what is believed to be true are held in a delicate balance in the hands of The Bonesetter’s Daughter at Book-It Repertory Theatre. There are the stories we tell and the stories we hide. Can you really know who you are if you don’t know the past? The bonds of mothers and daughters will be tested when all is revealed. Book-It Repertory Theatre takes you on a journey through three generations to discover the truth of a family’s roots.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 2, 2022
Fourteen, the inspirational true story of growing up gay in central Queensland, has been transformed into a powerful must-see theatre production presented by shake & stir theatre co, Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) and Brisbane Festival.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 27, 2022
At a gathering last week of local dignitaries, RUBICON THEATRE, Ventura’s non-profit professional theatre company, shared progress and plans for a new community gathering space at the theatre.
by Michael Major - Jul 26, 2022
Grammy-nominated artist Mild Minds has unveiled his first single of 2022 “DEVOTION.' “DEVOTION” is Mild Minds triumphant return to releasing new music in 2022.  Following the release of his 2020 album MOOD, last year saw him release a string of singles “NO SKIN”, “MACHINE” and “HAUNTED” that further diversified the sound profile of his catalog.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022
Lincoln Center Theater has announced its upcoming production of Becky Nurse of Salem, a new play by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Rebecca Taichman. Becky Nurse of Salem will begin previews Thursday, October 27 and open on Thursday, November 21 at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 1, 2022
The Studio is has announced a diverse and exciting new slate of productions for our 2022-2023 Season. From a world premiere to an American Theater classic, from madcap but very pointed comedy to holiday music favorites to edgy, challenging drama, it's truly an abundance of riches for avid theater lovers.
by Michael Major - Jan 13, 2022
Today, the Canadian singer/songwriter Brandon Williams releases his Deathwish debut Suffer Summer and in celebration, the artist has unveiled another standout single from the album — 'When You Go Home I Withdrawal.'  The song is a collaboration with songwriter Stefan Babcock (PUP) and is one of the most towering tracks on the record. 
by Michael Major - Jan 11, 2022
New York-based songwriter and musician Kevin Devine announces today his brand-new, expansive, tenth full-length album, Nothing's Real, So Nothing's Wrong, alongside its captivating new single, 'Albatross.' Listen to the new single and pre-order the new album now!
by Jared Reynolds - Dec 15, 2021
Not every Christmas is a happy one- that’s just the reality of growing up- but that doesn’t mean that the holiday season can’t still be special. You must make the most of every moment you can because you never know when those moments will run out. This lesson rang loud and true on stage at the Brookfield Theater during their production of 'Dot,' by Colman Domingo.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022
Steppenwolf Theatre Company is opening its 47th season with the Chicago premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright James Ijames’ fantastical play The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington September 1 – October 9, 2022. Check out rehearsal photos here!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2022
Transport Group in partnership with National Asian American Theatre Company (NAATCO) has announced that Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance, directed by Transport Group Artistic Director Jack Cummings III, will begin performances Saturday, October 22 at the Connelly Theater, 220 East 4 Street. The opening is set for Sunday, November 6 at 3pm.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022
Everything’s Fine, a world premiere autobiographical one-man play written and performed by Academy Award-nominated writer, actor and director Douglas McGrath, and directed by two-time Tony Award and six-time Emmy Award winner John Lithgow, will open Thursday, October 13, 2022 for a limited engagement at the DR2 Theatre.
by Michael Major - Aug 17, 2022
Raised Buddhist in the Midwest, Kainalu's roots lay in his Japanese-Hawaiian heritage and inform both his writing and sound. Since 2017, the multi-instrumentalist has been blending psychedelic funk, synthy beats, and distorted vocals with vulnerable lyricism to immerse listeners in a kaleidoscopic, expansive daydream.
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 8, 2022
Invictus Theatre Founding Artistic Director Charles Askenaizer today announced full casting for the company’s season closing production of Edward Albee’s WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?. In this four-character drama that is often as wickedly funny as it is heartbreaking, two married couples battle with their spouses and each other over an alcohol-fueled night in a small, overstuffed living room. The tension the characters feel in these close quarters will be conveyed to the audience in Askenaizer’s storefront production in the 40-seat Reginald Vaughn Theatre at 1106 W. Thorndale, Chicago. 
by Stephi Wild - Apr 28, 2022
Donmar Warehouse Artistic Director Michael Longhurst and Executive Director Henny Finch today announce the full cast for the UK première of Lucas Hnath's A Doll's House, Part 2. Joining Noma Dumezweni as Nora are Patricia Allison (Emmy), Brían F. O'Byrne (Torvald), and June Watson (Anne Marie). James Macdonald's production, in a reconfigured Donmar in the round, opens on 16 June, with previews from 10 June, and runs until 6 August.
by Jackie Camborde - Apr 27, 2022
Catch this amazing production - A Delicate BAlance April 23-May 15, Santa Fe Playhouse. Tickets: https://ci.ovationtix.com/35812/production/1098941
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022
Yale Repertory Theatre has announced its 2022–23 season of four plays. The season will begin with Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, running October 6–29. James Bundy, who directed Albee’s A Delicate Balance at Yale Rep in 2010, will stage this new production of the explosively comedic and harrowingly profound masterpiece. 

A Delicate Balance Frequently Asked Questions

What other productions of A Delicate Balance have their been?
A Delicate Balance has had 4 productions including Broadway which opened in 1966, Broadway which opened in 1996, Broadway which opened in 1996 and Broadway which opened in 2014.

What Tony Awards has A Delicate Balance been nominated for?
Best Play , Best Costume Design for Jane Greenwood , Best Direction of a Play for Gerald Gutierrez, Best Revival of a Play for Lincoln Center TheaterBest Scenic Design for John Lee Beatty and Best Direction of a Play for Alan Schneider .

What Tony Awards has A Delicate Balance won?
Best Costume Design for Jane Greenwood and Best Direction of a Play for Gerald Gutierrez Best Revival of a Play for Lincoln Center Theater Best Scenic Design for John Lee Beatty Best Direction of a Play for Alan Schneider .

What other awards has A Delicate Balance been nominated for?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Edward Albee.

What other awards has A Delicate Balance won?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Edward Albee.

What productions of A Delicate Balance have their been?
A Delicate Balance has had 4 productions including Broadway which opened in 1966, Broadway which opened in 1996, Broadway which opened in 1996 and Broadway which opened in 2014.

What awards has A Delicate Balance been nominated for?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Edward Albee.

What awards has A Delicate Balance won?
The Pulitzer Prize for Drama (The Pulitzer Prize) for Edward Albee.

What productions of A Delicate Balance have there been?
A Delicate Balance has had 5 productions including Broadway which opened in 1966, Broadway which opened in 1996, Broadway which opened in 1996, Broadway which opened in 2014 and Off-Broadway which opened in 2022.