Critics Love the Kooky Comedy: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Review Round-Up

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Hot off of its sold-out run at Lincoln Center, Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike opened on Broadway at the Golden Theatre Thursday night. The 17-week strictly limited engagement began performances on Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Directed by Nicholas Martin and featuring the entire original company, which includes Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce, Kristine Nielsen, Genevieve […]

Review Round-Up: Holland Taylor IS Ann Richards

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Ann, starring Holland Taylor opened Thursday night at Lincoln Center’s Vivian Beaumont Theater. Holland Taylor penned the play herself, based on the writings of Ann Richards, former Texas governor. Taylor also referenced interviews with Richards’s staff, friends and family, film record, new publications, anecdote and her own imagination. The play is Holland Taylor’s […]

Audra McDonald to Record Scottsboro Boys Song ‘Go Back Home’ for Her Upcoming Solo Album

Audra McDonald is currently working on her fifth studio album for Nonesuch Records. No release date or track list has been announced, but we do have a title and song. McDonald’s album will be called “Go Back Home” and will feature the John Kander and Fred Ebb song of the same name. The […]

Tony Winner Alan Cumming Returns to Broadway This Spring in Acclaimed One-Man Interpretation of MACBETH

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Direct from acclaimed, sold-out engagements at the National Theatre of Scotland and the Lincoln Center Festival, Tony and Olivier Award winner (“Cabaret”) and two-time Emmy nominee (“The Good Wife”) Alan Cumming returns to Broadway this spring in a one-man interpretation of one of Shakespeare’s darkest and most powerful tragedies, Macbeth. Produced by Ken Davenport, the National Theatre […]

Tickets On Sale For Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, starring Sigourney Weaver

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Tickets for the Broadway Premiere of Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, which comes on the heels of its sold-out run at Lincoln Center, are officially on sale to the general public via telecharge.com or by calling (212) 239-6200. The 17-week strictly limited Broadway engagement is set to begin performances on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Broadway’s Golden Theatre.  Directed by Nicholas Martin, […]

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, starring Sigourney Wearer and David Hyde Pierce, Headed to Broadway

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Hot off of its sold-out run at Lincoln Center, Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is headed to Broadway.  The 17-week strictly limited engagement is set to begin performances on Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at Broadway’s Golden Theatre.  Opening night is set for Thursday, March 14, 2013. Directed by Nicholas Martin, the Broadway production […]

Gold Stars for Golden Boy, starring Seth Numrich and Tony Shalhoub–Review Round-Up

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Golden Reviews across the board for the Lincoln Center Theatre presentation of the 75th Anniversary production of Golden Boy by Clifford Odets, directed by Bartlett Sher. The show opened on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre on Thursday, December 6, following November 8 previews.  Golden Boy is the story of Joe Bonaparte (to be played by Seth […]

Tony and Grammy Award Winner Audra McDonald will Host Live From Lincoln Center

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Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has announced that Audra McDonald has signed on as the official host of the landmark PBS series Live From Lincoln Center. The acclaimed singer/actress, winner of five Tony Awards and two Grammys, will host seven broadcasts from December 2012 through Spring 2013 including “The Richard Tucker Opera Gala” on Thursday, December 13 […]

LCT3 Announces Two New Productions for 2013

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LCT3, Lincoln Center Theater’s programming initiative devoted to producing the work of new artists and developing new audiences has announced two new productions  which will open in 2013:  Luck of the Irish, a new play by Kirsten Greenidge, to be directed by Rebecca Taichman and A Kid Like Jake by Daniel Pearle, to be directed by Evan Cabnet.  Luck of […]

Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce aim for stage

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Sigourney Weaver, David Hyde Pierce and Kristine Nielsen will star in the New York premiere of Christopher Durang’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. The new comedy will run at Lincoln Center Theater’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater beginning October 25, with an official opening scheduled for November 12. Nicholas Martin will direct. […]