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Scott, Taylor, Smith & Foote Cast in Signature Plays
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2005

Lois Smith and Hallie Foote have been announced as the stars of A Trip to Bountiful and Sherie Rene Scott and Lili Taylor will headline Landscape of the Body; both plays will run as part of Signature Theatre Company's '05-'06 season (more...)

Lansbury to Toast Houseman Award-Winner LuPone
by BWW News Desk - Sep 5, 2006

Angela Lansbury will toast fellow Lovett Patti LuPone, who will be presented with the John Houseman Award (more...)

Review - The Little Foxes: A Little Family Business
by Ben Peltz - Sep 23, 2010

Perhaps it's a sign of economic hardship continuing to plague Off-Broadway that not one drop of V-8 Vegetable Juice Cocktail is poured over the leading lady's head, nor is even one slice of watermelon smacked onto an actor's skull in Ivo van Hove's deliciously stark and chilly interpretation of Lillian Hellman's classic 1939 melodrama, The Little Foxes.  The director whose proclivity for covering characters in chocolate sauce and ketchup must have done a number on the dry-cleaning budgets for New York Theatre Workshop's productions of Hedda Gabler and The Misanthrope, comes clean in this one, but don't be foolhardy enough to expect anything near a traditional mounting of this tale of greed and gender politics among the siblings of an aristocratic Southern family. (more...)

2009 Theatre Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2009

The 2009 Theatre Hall of Fame inductees have been revealed and include such icons as actors Jim Dale, John McMartin and Lynn Redgrave; producers Roger Berlind and Ted Mann; composers Stephen Schwartz and Andrew Lloyd Webber; and, posthumously, the late playwright/actor Charles Ludlum. The Annual Theatre Hall of Fame ceremony, now in its 39th year, will be held Jan. 25, 2010, in the Gershwin Theatre's North Rotunda. Terry Hodge Taylor is producing the event. (more...)

Photo Flash: Leapin' Lizards! ANNIE Begins Previews Tonight - Meet the Cast
by Meet the Cast - Oct 3, 2012

ANNIE, the new production of the Tony Award-winning musical, went into rehearsal today in New York City with its full company. The production begins previews October 3, 2012 and opens November 8, 2012 at the Palace Theatre (Broadway at 47th Street). Meet the full cast below! (more...)

Angela Lansbury to Make Bway Return in McNally's Deuce
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2006

Four-time Tony Award-winner Angela Lansbury will soon be making a highly anticipated return to Broadway (more...)

McDonald, Ivey, Etc. to Attend Acting Company Masquerade
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2006

Zoe Caldwell, Roseanne Cash, Megan Dodds, John Doyle, Tom Fontana, Dana Ivey, Thomas Kean, Audra McDonald, Phyllis Newman, Alan Rickman, Laila Robins, David Schramm, Marian Seldes and Francesca Zambello will ateend the Acting Company's October 23rd Masquerade, in which Angela Lansbury will present an award to Patti LuPone (more...)

Casting Complete for Signature's The Trip to Bountiful, Running Nov. 15-Jan. 8
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2005

A full cast has been announced for the Signature Theatre Company's production of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful, which will run from November 15th through January 8th, 2006 (more...)

BWW Morning Brief October 16th, 2017 - Galas, Benefits and Readings, Oh My!
by Danielle Ashley - Oct 16, 2017

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's big news: Galas, benefits, awards, readings and more! (more...)

WAKE UP with BWW 10/16/2015 - Angela Lansbury Turns 90 and More!
by Jessica Khan - Oct 16, 2015

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? This weekend's big news: Dame Angela Lansbury celebrates her 90th birthday, the cast of HAMILTON marks their album release, SHOW BOAT airs on PBS, THE BANDSTAND opens at Paper Mill and more! (more...)

Broadway AM Report, 10/14/2016 - THE CHERRY ORCHARD Opens and More!
by Jessica Khan - Oct 14, 2016

This weekend's big news: Broadway's THE CHERRY ORCHARD, starring Diane Lane, opens on Sunday! (more...)

'XOX Betsey Johnson' Debuts Tonight!
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2013

Betsey Johnson's new docu-series, “XOX Betsey Johnson,” airs tonight on the Style Network at 8 p.m. The show stars Johnson, 70, and her daughter Lulu, 38, and is a glimsp into Betsey and Lulu's classic mother-daughter relationship that at times is not all cartwheels and roses. (more...)

Broadway: The Golden Age: Exclusive Video From The Vault Featuring Angela Lansbury
by BWW News Desk - Mar 8, 2006

BroadwayWorld offers an exclusive never-before-seen video interview with Angela Lansbury that was cut from Broadway: The Golden Age (more...)

Angela Lansbury Interviewed on 'Downstage Center,' 6/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2006

Broadway legend Angela Lansbury will be interviews on XM Satellite Radio's 'Downstage Center' on June 9th, with the episode to repeat (more...)

Lansbury to Receive Booth Lifetime Achievement Award
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2007

Angela Lansbury, currently on Broadway in Terrence McNally's Deuce, will be honored with the Players Club's Edwin Booth Lifetime Achievement Award. (more...)

Lansbury Injures Knee at Hollywood Bowl Sondheim Concert
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2005

Angela Lansbury will face hospital time after injuring her knee last Friday at the Hollywood Bowl's 75th birthday concert for Stephen Sondheim (more...)

Lloyd Webber, Redgrave, McMartin, Schwartz, Dale and More Inducted to Theatre Hall of Fame, 1/25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2010

The 39th Annual Theatre Hall of Fame ceremony will take place January 25th at the Gershwin Theatre in the North Rotunda. The list of inductees include Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lynn Redgrave, John McMartin, Stephen Schwartz, Jim Dale and more. The evening will be hosted by Pia Lindstrom. (more...)

Guare, Dunlop, Hardy, Quinton, Libin et al. Slated to Present at 2009 Theatre Hall of Fame Ceremony
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2010

The list of presenters at the 2009 Theatre Hall of Fame ceremony includes such notables as directors Frank Dunlop, Joseph Hardy, and Michael Montel; actor Everett Quinton; playwright John Guare, and producers Paul Libin, David Stone, Marc Platt and Nick Scandalios. (more...)

Angela Lansbury to Return to the Stage March 10-12 in LA, Additional Dates Possible
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2006

Variety reports that Tony-winner Angela Lansbury will make a brief return to the stage in a limited, 3 day enagement of 'Oscar and the Pink Lady.' (more...)

Charnin and Burch Team Up for October Solo Show
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2005

Martin Charnin will direct and provide lyrics for Shelly Burch's solo show There's Always One More Song to Sing, which will run at Seattle's Crepe de Paris this fall (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Full Cast of ANNIE, Now in Rehearsal!
by Meet the Cast - Aug 16, 2012

ANNIE, the new production of the Tony Award-winning musical, went into rehearsal today in New York City with its full company. The production begins previews October 3, 2012 and opens November 8, 2012 at the Palace Theatre (Broadway at 47th Street). Meet the full cast below! (more...)

Angela Lansbury Considers a Return to the Stage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2006

Angela Lansbury, who recently appeared in a limited run of the staged reading Oscar and the Pink Lady in L.A., is now considering a full-fledged return to the theatre, according to the LA Daily News (more...)

From MAME to BLITHE SPIRIT- Revisit Angela Lansbury's Tony Award-Winning Roles!
by Sally Henry - Apr 22, 2015

In last week's Olivier Awards- translation, the British version of the Tony Awards, or for film fans, it's the British stage version of the Oscars- an acting legend won the first Olivier of her career, but she's certainly no awards novice. So in celebration of her newest award, take a look back at this acting legend's Tony Award-winning roles! (more...)

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