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Tallulah - 1983 - Off-Broadway

The life of Tallulah Bankhead.


Westside Arts Theatre

(New York, NY)
234 West 44th St.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 8, 2021
Returning to the stage in New York City this fall, six-time Tony- and Emmy-nominated actor Tovah Feldshuh will star in a tour-de-force theatrical show Becoming Dr. Ruth, presented Off-Broadway at Edmond J. Safra Hall at the Museum of Jewish Heritage - A Living Memorial to the Holocaust.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 6, 2020
She acts, she sings, she dances, she writes, she exercises, she crusades, and she loves. In all things, she gives her all. Tovah Feldshuh eats life. Find out how and why, here.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 18, 2021
They thought they only had enough stripping Jews for a single night... Instead, the candles kept burning on The Schlep Sisters Menorah Horah for another 15 years!
by Aaron Wallace - Oct 14, 2021
Actually, LOOPED is more specific than that. The movie in question is Die! Die! My Darling!, and by the time Act I opens, filming has already wrapped. We meet Ms. Bankhead as she barges into a post-production editing room with an F word so boisterous and stylish it could only leap from the lips of a diva. Film editor Danny Miller needs her to dub over a single line of garbled audio. He hopes to wrap that up in mere minutes. Tallulah’s Scotch-drenched dramatics have other plans. The play proceeds in pursuit of that single successfully uttered sentence over two acts...
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2020
Get a first look at Tony Award-winner Idina Menzel and pop star Camila Cabello in the latest film adaptation of Cinderella!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 9, 2020
Tonight, Olney Theatre Center begins a new phase of online programming with the premiere of Signal Boost a multi-pronged digital initiative that includes a series of short concerts: 'Music Mondays'; a podcast covering the history of Olney Theatre hosted by Melissa Gilbert, 'The Melissa Gilbert Learning Hour' and more.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 19, 2020
Today's top stories: Tina Fey is set to host 'One Night Only: The Best of Broadway,' which will air Thursday, Dec. 10 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC, New York City Center has announced a future Encores! production of INTO THE WOODS, and more!
by Nuria Pedret - May 7, 2021
La versión protagonizada por Camilla Cabello junto a Idina Menzel y Billy Porter originalmente se iba a presentar en los teatros en junio
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 6, 2021
The adaptation is described as a modern retelling of the classic story of Cinderella. It is directed and written by Kay Cannon. James Corden produces with Leo Pearlman.
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2021
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the return of live and in-person performances to its Mainstage with a production of Becoming Dr. Ruth, opening Friday, June 4, as part of the 30th anniversary summer season, Come Together.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2021
In celebration of Pride Month, Palm Beach Dramaworks' Contemporary Voices series will shine the spotlight on playwright Michael McKeever in June. This free, online series features live readings and discussions of plays by a cross-section of some of the finest American playwrights working in theatre today.
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2020
AMC Networks' streaming service Sundance Now features the Exclusive North American premiere of the sexy new psychological thriller PENANCE on Thursday, May 21, 2020. The three-part British miniseries stars Julie Graham (Queens of Mystery, The Bletchley Circle), Nico Mirallegro (My Mad Fat Diary, Upstairs Downstairs) Neil Morrissey (Line of Duty, Men Behaving Badly, Striking Out) and Tallulah Greieve (Cinderella). The lives of grieving mother Rosalie (Graham) and her daughter Maddie (Greive) are changed forever when they meet Jed (Mirallegro). Sundance Now is AMC Networks' premiere streaming service for engrossing true crime, heart-stopping dramas and fiercely intelligent thrillers from around the world.
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2021
Billy Porter has shared an all new photo on Twitter of himself as 'Fab G' in the upcoming film remake of Cinderella.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 9, 2021
Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the 2021 Mainstage production Becoming Dr. Ruth, marking the return to live theater at Bay Street in more than 15 months, is now running through June 27.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 8, 2020
TBS has announced Celebrity Show-Off, a unique talent competition series hosted by Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory), premiering on Tuesday, June 23 at 10:00pm ET/PT.
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2021
Watch the trailer featuring Camilla Cabello as Cinderella with Tony winner Idina Menzel as the Evil Stepmother, Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter as the Fairy Godmother, and Pierce Brosnan as the King.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 29, 2020
In an announcement released today, National Players, the educational touring troupe at Olney Theatre Center, has been awarded a 2020-21 Shakespeare in American Communities grant, a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest, worth $25,000.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2021
It's not long now until the Roundhouse opens its doors for live audiences for the much anticipated The Last Word Festival. The vibrant and eclectic programme now includes Radio 1 DJ, broadcaster, and best-selling author, Annie Macmanus, with a live recording of her critically-acclaimed podcast Changes.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2020
Writers' platform Untitled, has today launched the first full issue of their new online journal: Untitled: Voices, which features work written during or as a reaction to lockdown. Inside the first issue is writing from 39 underrepresented writers from around the world.
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 6, 2020
Ever wondered what stage managing some of the greats like Gwen Verdon, Tallulah Bankhead, Judy Garland, and Groucho Marx during the golden age of Broadway was like? Ever dreamed what sitting at a production table with famed director/choreographers like Bob Fosse and Tommy Tune brought?
by Team BWW - Jul 4, 2021
There is no better time than summer to relax by the pool and curl up with a great book, and you're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind. From theatre biographies to theatre fiction; theatre books for kids to theatre history; check out our collection of 30 new Broadway books for every theatre lover's summer reading!
by Irene Imboden - Jul 31, 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 28, 2021
Looped, the biting comedy by Matthew Lombardo, takes a much-rumored event and imagines what might have actually happened, knowing Bankhead's outrageous personality, searing wit and ability to deliver a one-liner that takes no prisoners.  Looped will bring audiences back to LIVE theatre in the Loft, August 5 – 22, 2021.
by Alan Henry - Jul 21, 2021
Based on a real event, which has been the subject of gossip for years in Hollywood, Looped takes place in the summer of 1965, when an inebriated Tallulah Bankhead, well-known for her husky voice, outrageous personality, and devastating wit, returns to the studio to redub — or loop — one line of dialogue for her last movie, Die! Die! My Darling! Bankhead’s outsized personality dominates the young, frustrated film editor who is knocked for a loop by the tempestuous stage and screen icon.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2021
Ten talented young finalists have made it through the heats and into the Roundhouse Poetry Slam Final. Watch this electric event and cast your vote for the audience winner!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 22, 2021
The upcoming 'Cinderella' movie musical starring Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, and Idina Menzel will be released this July and we've got the scoop on everything you need to know.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 18, 2021
Today's episode features: Mark Deklin- probably best known for his role as the scheming Senator Jack Bowman on ABC (and now Netflix)’s “Designated Survivor.”
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2021
This week's Theater Stories features the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre! Learn about the theatre's namesake, Gerald Schoenfeld; the theatre's best-known shows like The M-Fer With the Hat, the Glengarry Glen Ross revival, The Humans, Come From Away, and much more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2020
Paul Phillips, famed Broadway Actor and Stage Manager has passed away in Naples, Florida of natural causes at the age of 95. Paul Phillips was born on October 1, 1925 in Pleasantville, NY. Paul toured the country and worked summer stock for many years stage-managing such legendary performers as Charlton Heston, Groucho Marx, Ethel Waters, and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 27, 2020
This week's Theater Stories features the Nederlander Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show - Rent; recent shows to have been performed at the theatre, including War Paint, and Pretty Woman, plus much more!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020
Rocks (Netflix) star Bukky Bakray who was announced as a 2020 BAFTA Breakthrough talent, will star as the lead in British mental health drama Self-Charm from writer and director Ella Greenwood.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2021
With the majestic Arthur's Seat as a backdrop, performers respond to the surrounding landscape and each other: following a series of movement and live sound scores, to dance and rejoice in being together here, now.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 31, 2021
In a brand new music video, Camila Cabello performs Million to One from Amazon Prime's Cinderella. The film will be available to stream beginning Friday, September 3.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 31, 2021
Cinderella is a musically-driven bold new take on the traditional story you grew up with. Our heroine (Cabello) is an ambitious young woman whose dreams are bigger than the world will allow, but with the help of her Fab G (Billy Porter), she is able to persevere and make her dreams come true.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 31, 2020
Created by Felix Barrett and Dennis Kelly, the six-part limited series THE THIRD DAY debuts MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT).
by Irene Imboden - Aug 3, 2021
The Human Race Theatre Company continues its 35th year with a look at one of Hollywood’s most famous-and infamous--actresses, Tallulah Bankhead.
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2021
Watch the trailer for the brand new musical here, featuring Idina Menzel, Minnie Driver, Nicholas Galitzine, Billy Porter and Pierce Brosnan.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 26, 2021
She's going to the ball! Check out this new clip from the upcoming Cinderella movie musical starring Camila Cabello and Billy Porter below. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters in June of 2021. It will now be released on September 3rd on Amazon Prime Video.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Aug 26, 2021
Get a first look at Billy Porter as the Fab G for Camila Cabello's Cinderella in Amazon Prime's upcoming movie musical! In this new clip from the film that premieres September 3, Porter performs Shining Star by Earth, Wind & Fire. Check it out below! 
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2020
Sony's live-action film adaptation of Cinderella resumed production in the UK this week after suspending operations in March at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 12, 2021
Ahead of the premiere, BroadwayWorld had the chance to speak to Heder about how the film came to be, how she ended up casting actors from famed theater Deaf West, and how working on a bilingual set became part of her artistic routine.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 28, 2020
National Geographic released a first look trailer of the network's upcoming limited series BARKSKINS during the National Football League (NFL) Draft on Saturday, April 25 on ABC, ESPN and NFL Network.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 27, 2021
Actress Tovah Feldshuh will share her new memoir; Lilyville: Mother, Daughter, and Other Roles I've Played; in an online conversation with The National Arts Club on Monday, May 17 at 7:30 PM (ET). Lilyville is a heartwarming and hilarious exploration of a mother-daughter relationship.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2020
Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 more of our favorite theatre-themed memoirs to fill the void. With everything from Judi Dench to Tennessee Williams, Michael Crawford, Tim Rice, Anna Kendrick, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 23, 2021
At the opening night performance of Godspell on April 22, Artistic Director Joseph C. Walsh announced Garden Theatre’s upcoming 14th season. The 2021 - 2022 season will open with the classic musical Man of La Mancha, followed in October by Looped, a hilarious yet moving drama that peels back the layers of stage and screen diva Tallulah Bankhead. 
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 22, 2020
In a recent interview with Variety, Billy Porter opened up about his new role in the Cinderella film, for which production is temporarily suspended. Porter, who will play the Fairy Godmother, explained: 'We have all these sort of genders that we've put on things and it doesn't actually matter. It's not about sex. It's not about sexuality. It's not about gender. It's about magic. It's about being somebody's fairy godmother, father, person, whatever you want to call it. That's what it's about.'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 21, 2021
Written and directed by Siân Heder ('Tallulah,' 'Little America'), 'CODA' was presented in the U.S. Dramatic Competition category at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival and went on to be honored with an unprecedented four awards at the festival.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2020
Psychological thriller SANCTUARY (Apr 23) starring Josefin Asplund (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Vikings) in a dual role and Matthew Modine (Stranger Things) as a manipulative doctor (Trailer), Sundance Now is excited to announce its May slate, which includes two Exclusive Premieres.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Apr 13, 2020
BARKSKINS examines the mysterious massacre of settlers in the vast and unforgiving wilds of 1690s New France that threatens to throw the region into all-out war.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 11, 2020
Looking for something new to read while stuck inside, but still need your Broadway fix? We've rounded up 10 memoirs written by Broadway actors that are sure to fill the void. With everything from Patti LuPone, to Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Groban, Julie Andrews, and many more, this list will have something for everyone.