Broadway’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Sets Closing Date

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Time to say goodbye to George and Martha. The 50th anniversary Broadway revival of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? will complete its (extended) limited engagement on March 3. At the time of closing, Virginia Woolf will have played 159 performances on Broadway. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? opened on October 13, at the Booth […]

Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Extends Through February 24, 2013

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Despite somewhat slow ticket sales, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? has extended its run through February 24, 2013. The production was originally scheduled to close January 27. Last week’s end the production had an average ticket price of just $48.44. Total average for all Broadway productions was $90.38 (plays had an average […]

Review Round-Up: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a Must See Production

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It’s been exactly 50 years since Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Edward Albee’s modern classic, first opened on Broadway. On October 13th a searing revival opened at the Booth Theatre. Directed by Pam MacKinnon, the Steppenwolf Theatre Company revival stars Tracy Letts as George, in his Broadway acting debut, and Amy Morton as […]

Edward Albee’s VIRGINIA WOOLF Begins Rehearsals Sep 4

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Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? will begin rehearsals today, September 4, 2012, in Chicago at the Steppenwolf Theatre Company, where this production originally began in December 2010. Previews will begin on September 27, 2012, at the Booth Theatre on Broadway with an official opening on Saturday, October 13, 2012, exactly 50 […]

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Starring Tracy Letts and Amy Morton, Will Play Broadway’s Booth Theatre

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The upcoming revival of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? has found a Broadway home in the Booth Theatre. The production, directed by Pam MacKinnon and starring Tony Award winner Tracy Letts and Tony Award nominee Amy Morton, will begin performances on September 27 and officially open on October 13, which happens […]

How Stuff Works goes behind the scenes of ‘Clybourne Park’

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For the first time ever, HowStuffWorks goes behind the scenes of Broadway. The expert in answering the questions of curious minds goes behind the scenes of the Tony Award nominated production in a podcast entitled “A Visit to Clybourne Park.” The podcast is part of the series Stuff You Missed in History Class, […]

Clybourne Park opes to rave reviews

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Clybourne Park, the Pulizter Prize-winning play by Bruce Norris, opened on Broadway Thursday night at the Walter Kerr Theatre. Pam MacKinnon directs the sharp comedy that spins the events of A Raison in the Sun to tell an unforgettable story about race and real estate in America. The reviews are in and this […]

Clybourne Park to host Instagram contest—Win Opening Night Tickets

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Clybourne Park, the 2011 Pulitzer Prize and London’s Oliver Award winner for Best Play, is celebrating their Broadway arrival with the “Heart of the Neighborhood” contest. Producer Jordan Roth has announced a unique way to win Opening Night tickets with Instagram. According to the website, Istagram is the “fast, beautiful and fun way […]

Clybourne Park sets a new date

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Jordan Roth, Jujamcyn Theaters President, has announced that Clybourne Park will have its Broadway opening at the Walter Kerr Theatre on Thursday, April 19 with preview performances on March 26.  The 16-week limited engagement will open a week later than originally planned. American Express cardholders can purchase tickets now. Lincoln Center Theatre members […]

April Openings for Claybourne Park and Peter and the Starcatcher

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It’s time to add another one to the list. Clybourne Park, the Pulizter Prize-winning play by Bruce Norris, is headed for Broadway following its Los Angeles run. The play is set to take residence at the Walter Kerr Theatre, former home to Lysistrata Jones. Official opening date will be April 12; the preview […]