The Homecoming Revival

Opened: December 16, 2007
Closing: April 13, 2008

The Homecoming - 2007 - Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

A.C.T. celebrates Nobel Prize-winning playwright Harold Pinter's legacy with his most sexually provocative play. A long-absent son and his attractive wife, Ruth, return to his contentious childhood home in London's East End. In this grueling power struggle, father and sons vie for Ruth's attention and affection with outrageous consequences in a play that changed the face of 20th-century drama.

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Undermain Theatre Announces Its 40th Season by A.A. Cristi - Apr 6, 2023

Celebrating 40 years of light underground with a landmark anniversary season, Undermain Theatre will present its 40th season of cutting edge performance in September. Our season, from the fall of 2023 to the summer of 2024, will be a season of unlimited boundaries and will find us working both with long time collaborators as well as artists and voices new to the Undermain.

Review: DEVIL SONG is a Chocolate Box of Macabre Delicacies by Klara van Rooyen - Apr 2, 2023

The mood was set from the get-go when I watched DEVIL SONG on an autumnal evening with a yellowing moon. Compiled and directed by David Fick, this cabaret consists of different monologues and songs that create a funhouse of humanity's darker aspects. Needless to say, my inner goth was hooked from the start.

Photos: First Look At THE CHILDREN At Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds' by A.A. Cristi - Mar 14, 2023

See photos of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds’ much-anticipated upcoming production of The Children, alongside the previously announced Imogen Stubbs. 

Interview: Daniel Geddes Chats about Bringing CRUISE to the Homecoming Theatre by Jaime Uranovsky - Mar 13, 2023

CRUISE, written and originally performed by Jack Holden is a one-one play that tells the story of Michael Spencer, a young, gay man who is diagnosed with HIV in the 1980s and whose time left to live is limited.

ARC Music Festival Sets Initial Lineup For 2023 Edition Featuring Fatboy Slim, Adam Beyer, DJ Minx and More by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 8, 2023

ARC Music Festival, Chicago's flagship house and techno festival, has announced the initial artist lineup for its 2023 edition taking place September 1-3 at Union Park.

Ambassador Theatre Group Announces Exclusive Partnership With J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Live by Stephi Wild - Mar 7, 2023

Ambassador Theatre Group has announced an exclusive three-year partnership with the newly formed Bad Robot Live, the theatre division of J.J. Abrams's Bad Robot Productions.

Arden Theatre Company Continues Season With August Wilson's RADIO GOLF, March 23- April 16 by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2023

Arden Theatre Company is bringing audiences back into the world of August Wilson's ten-part series, The American Century Cycle. This time audiences will journey to Pittsburgh in the late 1990s for the final play of the cycle, August Wilson's Radio Golf. This bittersweet drama of assimilation and alienation in nineties America traces the forces of change on a neighborhood and its people caught between history and the twenty-first century. This is the fifth play in the cycle that the Arden has produced.  Kash Goins, who was an actor in the Arden's production of Two Trains Running, returns to direct. August Wilson's Radio Golf runs March 23-April 16.

Interview: Schoeman Smit talks about bringing DEVIL SONG to life at the Avalon Auditorium by Faeron Wheeler - Mar 2, 2023

Dal Segno Theatre is bringing what they're calling a devilish new cabaret to the stage this month. DEVIL SONG is set to premiere to Cape Town audiences at the Avalon Auditorium at the Homecoming Centre towards the end of March. Star of the show, Schoeman Smit chatted to us about bring DEVIL SONG to life.

Olivier Award Nominated CRUISE Heads To Cape Town by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2023

As part of the first international staging outside of the United Kingdom, the Olivier Award nominated play, Cruise, written and originally performed by Jack Holden, heads to Cape Town, South Africa to The Homecoming Centre (formerly The Fugard Theatre) from 12th - 30th April 2023.

Review Roundup: The World Premiere Of ELYRIA Opens At Atlantic Theater Company by A.A. Cristi - Feb 27, 2023

Atlantic Theater Company is presenting the world premiere production of Elyria, written by Deepa Purohit (Off-Broadway playwriting debut), and directed by Awoye Timpo (The Homecoming Queen). Read reviews for the production!

Photos: First Look at ELYRIA World Premiere at Atlantic Theater Company by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 23, 2023

Get a first look at photos of the world premiere of Elyria, written by Deepa Purohit, at Atlantic Theater Company!

Hugo Armstrong, Lovensky Jean-Baptiste, and More to Star in TWILIGHT: LOS ANGELES, 1992 at CTG by Blair Ingenthron - Feb 18, 2023

Originally performed solo by Smith, “Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992” has been reimagined for a cast of five performers. Thirty years after its world premiere, Center Theatre Group will celebrate the West Coast premiere of the revised production by giving away 1,000 tickets to Angelenos.

Interview: CORNELIA STREET Choreographer Hope Boykin Talks New York Influence, Dancers vs. Actors & More by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 14, 2023

Read BroadwayWorld's interview with Hope Boykin, who discusses her choreography for the world premiere of Atlantic Theater Company's Cornelia Street Off-Broadway!

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE Becomes Fastest Selling Play To Date in Any Ambassador Theatre Group Venue by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 1, 2023

Following unprecedented demand, tickets for all existing performances of Streetcar have now sold out for the run at the Phoenix Theatre from 20 March to 29 April 2023.

Cast Announced For THE CHILDREN Alongside Imogen Stubbs at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds by Stephi Wild - Jan 26, 2023

The cast has been announced for Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds' much-anticipated upcoming production of The Children, alongside the previously announced Imogen Stubbs.  Lucy Kirkwood's post-apocalyptic drama was hailed by The Guardian as one of the top three plays in their 'Best Theatre Shows of the 21st Century', following two retired nuclear scientists whose isolated life by the sea is disrupted by an old friend with a frightening request. 

Kelley Curran, Ben Horner, Elizabeth Stahlmann & More to Star in THE MISANTHROPE Reading at The Acting Company by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 24, 2023

The Acting Company has announced the cast for their reading of The Misanthrope. Molière's classic play is translated by Neil Bartlett and directed by The Acting Company's Producing Director Devin Brain.

Film Producer Edie Landau Dies at 95 by Stephi Wild - Jan 17, 2023

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Edie Landau, film producer, and mother of Broadway's Tina Landau, has died at 95 years old.

Wiltshire Creative Announces Casting For Alan Ayckbourn's HOW THE OTHER HALF LOVES by Stephi Wild - Jan 10, 2023

Wiltshire Creative has announced full casting for their production of Alan Ayckbourn's How the Other Half Loves. Gareth Machin directs Sam Alexander (William Featherstone), Sherry Baines (Fiona Foster), Philip Bretherton (Frank Foster), and Rebecca Cooper (Mary Featherstone), Haydn Oakley (Bob Phillips), and Joanna van Kampen (Teresa Phillips).

Cast Announced for World Premiere of ELYRIA at Atlantic Theater Company by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 9, 2023

Atlantic Theater Company has announced casting for the world premiere production of Elyria, written by Deepa Purohit (Off-Broadway playwriting debut), and directed by Awoye Timpo (The Homecoming Queen).

Arian Moayed, Okieriete Onaodowan, and More Join Jessica Chastain in A DOLL'S HOUSE; Complete Casting Announced! by Stephi Wild - Jan 3, 2023

Complete casting has been announced as rehearsals commence for Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain as ‘Nora Helmer’ in Lloyd’s radical new production of Henrik Ibsen’s landmark drama A Doll’s House in a new version by Amy Herzog.

Hit Musical ANG HULING EL BIMBO Returns in April 2023; Lead Cast Announced by Oliver Oliveros - Dec 27, 2022

Hit original Filipino musical 'Ang Huling El Bimbo,' which features songs popularized by Filipino rock band Eraserheads, will return to the Newport Performing Arts Theatre at Newport World Resorts in April 2023. Its original cast members Gab Pangilinan (Joy), Gian Magdangal (Hector), and Topper Fabregas (Young Anthony) have been announced to reprise their roles in the production.

Cast and Creative Team Announced for THE BIRTHDAY PARTY at City Lit Theater by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2022

City Lit will return from the holidays with THE BIRTHDAY PARTY, Harold Pinter’s first produced full-length play. Artistic Director Terry McCabe, who will direct this dark comedy, has announced the cast and creative team.

TICKET TO PARADISE Sets Peacock Streaming Debut by Michael Major - Dec 2, 2022

Ticket to Paradise is the latest addition to Peacock growing library of iconic films, including Nope, Mid-Century, The Silent Twins, Halloween Ends, Honk For Jesus, Save Your Soul, Minions: The Rise of Gru, Jurassic World Dominion, Vengeance, Brian and Charles and The Black Phone.

Photos: Leonard Maltin Emcees THE WALTONS Cast 50th Anniversary Reunion at The Hollywood Museum by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 20, 2022

Donelle Dadigan (Founder/President of the Hollywood Museum in the Historic Max Factor Bldg) brought the cast of TV’s most celebrated family, THE WALTONS, together at the Hollywood Museum for an afternoon of fun and photos with fans. Following a cast Q&A with emcee, Hollywood film and TV critic, Leonard Maltin, fans experienced The Waltons Exhibit, with full support and participation by Warner Brothers Archivists.

Jessica Hecht to Join Laura Linney in the World Premiere of SUMMER, 1976 by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2022

Tony Award & Emmy Award Nominee Jessica Hecht will join Tony Award & Academy Award nominee Laura Linney in Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Summer, 1976 written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Auburn and directed by Tony winner Daniel Sullivan.

Cast Announced For MADAME BOVARY at Jermyn Street Theatre by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2022

Jermyn Street Theatre has announced the full cast of The Massive Tragedy of Madame Bovary! by Peepolykus co-artistic director John Nicholson.

Review: INTO THE BREECHES! at North Coast Repertory Theatre by E.H. Reiter - Nov 1, 2022

Behind-the-scenes antics, a play within a play, and costumed comedy are well loved because they work, and INTO THE BREECHES! combines them in wartime for a fun night at the theatre.  INTO THE BREECHES! is playing at North Coast Repertory Theatre through November 13th. 

Anna-Jane Casey to Join Ian McKellen & John Bishop in the UK and Ireland Tour of MOTHER GOOSE by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

Anna-Jane Casey will be joining the UK and Ireland Tour of the pantomime MOTHER GOOSE as Cilla The Goose with Mairi Barclay, Becca Francis, Shailan Gohil and Laura Tyrer also confirmed to join the company

MCC Theater To Produce Workshop of New Musical HEARTS BEAT LOUD in February 2023 by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2022

MCC Theater will produce a four-week development workshop of a new musical, Hearts Beat Loud, to be presented on February 9 & 10, 2023. Hearts Beat Loud is based on the inspiring 2018 indie film set in Red Hook (starring Nick Offerman and Toni Collette).

European Premiere of STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT to Play La Cave Cafe Starting This Month by Blair Ingenthron - Oct 22, 2022

Rohm Literary and American Blues Theater will present the European premiere of a new play, STAND UP IF YOU'RE HERE TONIGHT, written and directed by John Kolvenbach (Olivier Nominee Love Song) and starring Jim Ortlieb (Broadway's The Farnsworth Invention by Aaron Sorkin) and featuring Julie Kalya.

Cast Announced For HENRY V at Shakespeare's Globe by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2022

Launching Shakespeare’s Globe’s Winter Season, Henry V opens in the candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse on 10 November, running until 4 February.

Comedian Loyiso Gola Brings POPULAR CULTURE to Cape Town This Month by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2022

Internationally celebrated and much-loved SA comedian, Loyiso Gola, is set to bring the laughs to The Mother City next week with his latest comedy show spectacular, Popular Culture.

Ian McKellen, John Bishop and Mel Giedroyc to Star in MOTHER GOOSE in the West End by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 3, 2022

Ambassador Theatre Group Productions has announced a UK and Ireland Tour of the pantomime MOTHER GOOSE, starring Ian McKellen as Mother Goose, John Bishop as Vic Goose and Mel Giedroyc as the Goose.

The Huntington to Reopen Newly Renovated Huntington Theatre With JOE TURNER'S COME AND GONE by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2022

The Huntington has announced the casting and creative team for the highly anticipated revival of August Wilson’s Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, directed by Lili-Anne Brown. Wilson’s masterpiece serves as the inaugural production of the newly renovated Huntington Theatre and runs from October 14 – November 13, 2022.

Pacific Resident Theatre Opens ALBEE / PINTER This Weekend by Stephi Wild - Sep 23, 2022

Pacific Resident Theatre presents 'ALBEE / PINTER', opening September 24.

Rehearsals Begin For HER PORTMANTEAU By Mfoniso Udofiam At George Street Playhouse, Beginning October 11 by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2022

George Street Playhouse will welcome back audiences to the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center and announces casting for the upcoming production of Her Portmanteau a new play by Mfoniso Udofia, directed by Laiona Michelle.

Intermountain Opera Bozeman Announces Casting For 2022-2023 Season  by Stephi Wild - Sep 9, 2022

Intermountain Opera Bozeman has announced its casting for their 2022-2023 season. This follows a landmark 2021-2022 season in which the London-based Opera Now magazine reviewed IOB as 'a small but thriving opera company that is not constrained by convention.'

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey to Present THE CARETAKER in September by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 3, 2022

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) continues its 60th anniversary season with one of Harold Pinter’s greatest works, The Caretaker, starting on September 21st. The Caretaker will be on the Main Stage September 21 – October 9. 

City Lit Theater Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring Two World Premieres by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 22, 2022

City Lit Theater announced its lineup for the 2022-23 season. The season will begin in October with the world premiere of THE MARK OF KANE, by Mark Pracht, and conclude in late spring with the world premiere of Kingsley Day and Philip LaZebnik’s musical AZTEC HUMAN SACRIFICE.

Casting Announced Joining Simon Russell Beale in JOHN GABRIEL BORKMAN at the Bridge Theatre by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2022

​​​​​​​Joining Simon Russell Beale in the title role, Clare Higgins as Gunhild Borkman and Lia Williams as Ella Rentheim, are Sebastian De Souza as Erhart Borkman, Daisy Ou as Frida Foldal, Laila Rouass as Fanny Wilton and Michael Simkins as Wilhelm Foldal who complete the cast for Henrik Ibsen's John Gabriel Borkman, in a new version by Lucinda Coxon at the Bridge Theatre.

Review: Sophie Joans is hilarious and captivating in ÎLE by Faeron Wheeler - Aug 17, 2022

I’d heard a lot about ÎLE after its highly successful run at the National Arts Festival earlier this year. It won a Gold Standard Bank Ovation Award and audiences had raved about it. So, it’s safe to say that my expectations were high, and the show did not disappoint.

Atlantic Theater Company Announces Cast For FIRST GEN MIXFEST by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company will present First Gen MixFest, a series of free readings co-produced by playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu and Sanaz Toossi, that will run at Atlantic's Linda Gross Theater from Monday, August 8th through Wednesday, August 17th, 2022. Casting information for the reading series is below.

Photo: New TICKET TO PARADISE Poster Revealed by Michael Major - Aug 3, 2022

Academy Award®  winners  George Clooney and Julia Roberts reunite on the big screen as exes who find themselves on a shared mission to stop their lovestruck daughter from making the same mistake they once made. Ticket to Paradise is a romantic comedy about the sweet surprise of second chances.  Check out the new picture poster now!

Jodie Steele, Annabel Giles, and More Complete the Cast of REHAB THE MUSICAL at The Playground Theatre by Stephi Wild - Aug 1, 2022

West End star Jodie Steele and well known TV presenter Annabel Giles are to join the cast of new  British musical, 'Rehab The Musical'.

Cast Announced For HER PORTMENTEAU At George Street Playhouse; Tickets For 2022/23 Season On Sale Now by A.A. Cristi - Jul 28, 2022

George Street Playhouse will welcome back audiences to the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center and has announce casting for the upcoming production of Her Portmanteau a new play by Mfoniso Udofia, directed by Laiona Michelle.  Performances begin October 11th, 2022 through October 30th.

Cast Announced for HER PORTMANTEAU at George Street Playhouse; Tickets on Sale Now for 2022/23 Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022

George Street Playhouse will welcome back audiences to the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center and proudly announces casting for the upcoming production of Her Portmanteau a new play by Mfoniso Udofia, directed by Laiona Michelle.  Performances begin October 11th, 2022 through October 30th.

Atlantic Theater Company to Present FIRST GEN MIXFEST Featuring Work by Ngozi Anyanwu, Roger Q. Mason & More by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company will present First Gen MixFest, a series of free readings co-produced by playwrights Ngozi Anyanwu and Sanaz Toossi, that will run at Atlantic’s Linda Gross Theater from Monday, August 8th through Wednesday, August 17th, 2022. 

World Premiere Musical CORNELIA STREET & Five World Premiere Plays Announced for Atlantic Theater Company 2022-2023 Season by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 21, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company has announced productions for its 2022-2023 season. Atlantic’s 2022-2023 season will include the world premiere musical Cornelia Street, with a book by Tony Award winner Simon Stephens, music and lyrics by Mark Eitzel, directed by Tony Award nominee Neil Pepe and more.

& JULIET, Starring Lorna Courtney, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands and More, Will Open on Broadway This October by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 7, 2022

Currently playing a long-awaited pre-Broadway engagement in Toronto, & Juliet will transfer directly to Broadway, with previews beginning October 28, 2022 ahead of a November 17, 2022 opening at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Tickets are available now!

New Fortune Theatre Returns With AS YOU LIKE IT Outdoors This Summer by Grace Cutler - Jul 3, 2022

To illuminate Shakespeare's most musical play, New Fortune has assembled a cast of talented actors, many of whom are also accomplished musicians and singers.


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Best Revival of a Play for Jeffrey Richards, Best Revival of a Play for Jerry Frankel, Best Revival of a Play for Jam Theatricals, Best Revival of a Play for Ergo Entertainment, Best Revival of a Play for Barbara Freitag, Best Revival of a Play for Buddy Freitag, Best Revival of a Play for Herbert Goldsmith Productions, Best Revival of a Play for Terry E. Schnuck, Best Revival of a Play for Harold Thau, Best Revival of a Play for Michael Filerman, Best Revival of a Play for Lynne Peyser, Best Revival of a Play for Ronald FrankelBest Revival of a Play for David Jaroslawicz and Best Revival of a Play for Love Bunny Entertainment.
The Homecoming has been nominated for several awards, including Outstanding Revival of a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards. The cast members have also received nominations for Outstanding Ensemble Performances at the Drama Desk Awards. Eve Best, Raul Esparza, James Frain, Michael McKean, Ian McShane, and Gareth Saxe were all recognized for their outstanding performances in the ensemble.
The Homecoming has won several awards, including Outstanding Revival of a Play at the Outer Critics Circle Awards. The cast of The Homecoming also received recognition at the Drama Desk Awards, with Eve Best, Raul Esparza, James Frain, Michael McKean, Ian McShane, and Gareth Saxe all winning the award for Outstanding Ensemble Performances.



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