Brooke Shield and Michael McKean join The Exonerated Oct. 2

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Michael McKean (Gore Vidal’s The Best Man) and Brooke Shields (The Addam’s Family) will joing the rotating cast of the 10th anniversary production of the award-winning play, The Exonerated, written by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, beginning October 2nd through October 7th at Culture Project where performances began September 15th for a limited seven-week engagement through November 4th. Directed by Bob Balaban (Gosford Park), the core non-rotating company of six includes JimBracchitta […]

Broadway to Dim Lights in Honor of Gore Vidal, Late Writer of The Best Man

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The Broadway community mourns the loss of celebrated writer Gore Vidal, who passed away July 31 at age 86. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in his memory on Friday, August 3rd, at exactly 8:00 p.m. for one minute. Charlotte St. Martin, Executive Director of The Broadway League, […]

Solid Reviews for ‘Gore Vidal’s The Best Man’

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The Best Man, which opened on Sunday, April 1, at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, is set in Philadelphia hotel during the 1960 presidential nominating conventions of an unnamed political party. It’s a drama about the backroom deal making and the collapse of America’s political discourse, centering on candidates William Russell played by John […]