The Office’s Jenna Fischer to Make Her Stage Debut in Neil LaBute’s Reasons to Be Happy

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Send to Kindle“The Office’s” Jenna Fischer will make her stage debut with a starring role in the off Broadway production of a new play, Reasons To Be Happy. Fischer has spent the last nine years on the Emmy Award winning series. Reasons To Be Happy is a companion piece to Neil LaBute’s critically acclaimed award-winning […]

Bill Pullman Will Join The Other Place on Broadway in February

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Bill Pullman (“1600 Penn;” The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?) will join the cast of The Other Place starting Tuesday, February 5 at Manhattan Theater Club’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Pullman will assume the role of Ian. Daniel Stern will play his final performance in the role on Sunday, February 3. Stern is leaving the production due to family […]

PETER AND THE STARRRR CATCHER Celebrates Talk Like a Pirate Day Sep 19

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The producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, the five-time Tony Award-winning play by Rick Elice, will celebrate the 10th annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day on Wednesday, September 19th, with a special “Stache Day” in honor of their own pirate, Black Stache. On the morning of September 19th, the first 100 fans […]

Critics are hooked: Peter and the Starcatcher Review Round-Up

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The imaginative new American play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up by Rick Elice, directed by Roger Rees and Alex Timbers, opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre April 15. Peter and the Starcatcher, based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, had its first run last March when it premiered […]

Cast reunites for Peter and the Starcatcher

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New play about the boy who wouldn’t grow up has announced its cast. Nancy Nagel Gibbs and Greg Schaffert, producers of Peter and the Starcatcher, a play by Tony Award-nominee Rick Elice, are thrilled to announce today that the cast of the acclaimed off-Broadway production will reunite for the show’s Broadway premiere. Christian […]

Chad Deity, Bloody Bloody top Lucile Lortel Awards

2011 Lucille Lortel Awards were held on May 1, 2011, 7pm. The 2011 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out to recipients in 14 categories and 3 special awards. This year’s ceremony benefit The Actors Fund. It was a star-studded Ceremony  held at NYU’s Skirball Center at 566 LaGuardia Place Samantha […]

2011 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations Announced

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2011 Lucille Lortel Awards will be held May 1, 2011, 7pm. The nominations are to be announced on April 1, 2011 and we’ve got them here first.       NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2011 LUCILLE LORTEL AWARDS Awards to be held May 1, 2011 Outstanding Play: In the Wake – Produced by The Public […]