Dates Announced for This Year’s Easter Bonnet Competition!

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The 27th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition, produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, will be held on Monday, April 22 (4:30 PM) and Tuesday, April 23 (2 PM) at the Minskoff Theatre, home to the long-running musical Disney’s The Lion King. The Easter Bonnet Competition celebrates six weeks of intensive fundraising efforts by Broadway, Off-Broadway and national touring […]

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 […]

MCC’S “Really Really,” starring Zosia Mamet, Extends by Popular Demand!

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The New York premiere production of Paul Downs Colaizzo’s Really Really, directed by David Cromer (the Obie Award and Lucille Lortel Award-winning director of hits Our Town, Adding Machine and Tribes) has extended its run at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.  The production, which marks Colaizzo’s New York playwriting debut, is now scheduled through March 24, 2013, instead of its previously […]

MTC’s THE MADRID, Starring Edie Falco Begins Previews Today, February 5

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Manhattan Theatre Club’s world premiere of The Madrid, the new play by Liz Flahive, directed by Leigh Silverman begins previews today, February 5 at 7 PM at MTC at New York City Center  in preparation for a Tuesday, February 26 opening night. The limited engagement has already been extended through Sunday, April 21. The Madrid stars Seth Clayton, Tony Award […]

MTC’s The Madrid, starring Edie Falco, extends – tickets now on sale through April 21

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Manhattan Theatre Club is pleased to announce a one week extension for The Madrid, the world premiere play by Liz Flahive (From Up Here, “Nurse Jackie”), directed by Leigh Silverman (In The Wake, Chinglish). Tickets for The Madrid are now on sale through Sunday, April 21 with previews beginning Tuesday, February 5 for a Tuesday, February 26 opening at MTC at […]

Austin Pendleton to Step in for an Injured Louis Zorich at CSC’s ‘Ivanov’

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Austin Pendleton will step into the role of Lebedev beginning today, Friday, October 26, in his production of Anton Chekhov’s Ivanov at Classic Stage Company. He will replace veteran actor Louis Zorich, who was forced to withdraw from the production after a foot injury.  Pendleton performed the role of Lebedev in a 1990 production at Yale Repertory.   […]

Signature Theatre’s THE PIANO LESSION Extends One Week

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Signature Theatre has announced a one-week extension for The Piano Lesson by August Wilson and directed by Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson. The production will play through Sunday, December 16 with an official opening date of November 18. Preview performances will begin on October 30 in The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing […]

David Henry Hwang’s Golden Child Begins Performances Off-Broadway

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The revival of David Henry Hwang’s Golden Child begins performances today, October 23, at off-Broadway’s Pershing Square Signature Center. The production stars Greg Watanabe and Jennifer Lim and is directed by Leigh Silverman. It officially opens on November 13 and will run through December 9. Golden Child stars Lesley Hu as Eng Eling, third wife; Jennifer […]

Chekhov’s Ivanov, Starring Ethan Hawke, Begins Performances

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Anton Chekhov’s Ivanov begins performances today, October 17, at off-Broadway’s Classic Stage Company. The Classic Stage Company’s new production has already been extended by two weeks to Dec. 9 at CSC’s home on East 13th Street. Ethan Hawke plays the title role, sometimes referred to as “the Russian Hamlet.” Austin Pendleton directs. “What’s the matter […]