The Revisionist Review Round-Up

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The Revisionist , written by and starring Jesse Eisenberg of “Social Network” fame, opened last night at the Cherry Lane Theatre. Vanessa Redgrave also stars. Reviews are mixed for Eisenberg’s second go for the Rattestick Playwrights Theater. Last season he wrote and starred in Asuncion, which also played at Cherry Lane Theatre. Vanessa Redgrave […]

The Revisionist, starring Jesse Eisenberg and Vanessa Redgrave, Opens at Cherry Lane Theatre

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Rattestick Playwright Theatre’s production of The Revisionist, written by and starring Jesse Eisenberg, opens today, February 28 at the Cherry Lane Theatre. Tony Award winner Vanessa Regrave also stars. The Revisionist tells the story of David (Jesse Eisenberg) traveling to Poland with a crippling case of writer’s block and a desire to be […]

Critics weigh in on ‘The Columnist’ starring John Lithgow

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Pulitzer and Tony Award winner David Auburn’s play, The Columnist, opened Wednesday night (April 25) at the Samuel J. Friedman Theater. The play, presented by the Manhattan Theater Club, stars John Lithgow as the real-life newspaperman Joseph Alsop. The play details the life of the journalist—a man who was adored, dreaded and solicited […]

Boyd Gaines and Margaret Colin join John Lithgow in ‘The Columnist’

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Two-time Drama Desk Award nominee Margaret Colin and four-time Tony Award winner Boyd Gaines have signed on for the world premiere of The Columnist. The two will join Tony and Emmy Award winner John Lithgow. In The Columnist, written by Tony and Pulitzer Prize winner David Auburn (Proof) and directed by Tony Award […]