Subscribe: NYT > Theater
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
broadway  david  gyllenhaal  jake gyllenhaal  life  love  new  plays  production  review  stars  theater  time time  time    “the   
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: NYT > Theater

NYT > Theater

Last Build Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:20:40 GMT

Copyright: Copyright 2016 The New York Times Company

Review: Jake Gyllenhaal Shines in a Joyous ‘Sunday in the Park With George’

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:53:03 GMT

Annaleigh Ashford and Jake Gyllenhaal in “Sunday in the Park With George,” at City Center.In this gala performance, Mr. Gyllenhaal plays the French painter Georges Seurat at work. It’s another musical night to remember at City Center.

Media Files:

Glenn Close Will Star, Again, in ‘Sunset Boulevard’ on Broadway

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:00:03 GMT

Glenn Close as Norma Desmond in “Sunset Boulevard.”Ms. Close is bringing the role back to Broadway for 16 weeks beginning in February at the Palace Theater.

Media Files:

Review: In ‘Public Enemy,’ a Noble Whistle-Blower Turns Fanatic

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:09:10 GMT

Jimonn Cole, foreground, in “Public Enemy,” David Harrower’s adaptation of Ibsen’s “An Enemy of the People.”Ibsen’s evergreen story still has much to offer in this 90-minute version by David Harrower, given a modern-dress production by the Pearl Theater.

Media Files:

Review: Rip Van Winkle Meets Creepy Gnomes in ‘Now Is the Time. Now Is the Best Time. Now Is the Best Time of Your Life.’

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:37:00 GMT

From left, Ry Szelong, Kaaron Briscoe and Morgan Lindsey Tachco in “Now Is the Time. Now Is the Best Time. Now Is the Best Time of Your Life.”An oddly endearing production at the Abrons Arts Center that traffics far more in scary bearded creatures than narrative intelligibility.

Media Files:

Public Theater Takes Its Under the Radar Festival to a Warship

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:35:37 GMT

A 600 Highwaymen production of “Employee of the Year.” The troupe will be performing “The Fever” at the Public Theater’s Under the Radar Festival in January.The 13th annual festival includes “Blueprint Specials,” a musical performed at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.

Media Files:

Review: In ‘The Harvest,’ a Crisis of Feeling for Young Evangelicals

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 01:55:01 GMT

Peter Mark Kendall and Leah Karpel in “The Harvest,” by Samuel D. Hunter, at Lincoln Center Theater.This new play by Samuel D. Hunter centers on a group of 20-somethings who are exploring their problems as they prepare for a mission to the Middle East.

Media Files:

Review: In ‘A Life,’ Lonely and Looking to the Stars for Answers

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:29:33 GMT

Brad Heberlee, left, and David Hyde Pierce in “A Life,” at Playwrights Horizons.David Hyde Pierce stars in this bleak new play by Adam Bock, which swerves suddenly from the mundane to the shocking.

Media Files:

Emma Rice Will Bow Out as Artistic Director of Shakespeare’s Globe

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:39:56 GMT

Emma RiceA statement from the theater’s board suggested that the use of technology in productions led to the decision about her departure, in 2018.

Media Files:

A Word With: Lorenzo Lamas Will Fly You to the Grand Canyon (After He’s Sung)

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:32:25 GMT

Lorenzo Lamas, 58, plays El Gallo in “The Fantasticks” at Theater Center.Mr. Lamas, now in “The Fantasticks,” talks about his life in and out of show business and what brought him back to the stage.

Media Files:

Review: In ‘Duat,’ the Here and Now and the Hereafter

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:00:14 GMT

Jomama Jones, center, in “Duat,” at the Connelly Theater.Eternity is downright cozy in Daniel Alexander Jones’s hearts-and-flowers-themed exploration of life and what lies beyond in this Soho Rep production.

Media Files:

Review: ‘Vietgone,’ a Refugee Tale With Laughs and Rap

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 02:00:01 GMT

Raymond Lee and Jennifer Ikeda in Qui Nguyen’s “Vietgone.”Qui Nguyen’s raucous comedy about Vietnamese refugees in America in 1975 smartly nails the dissonance of immigration.

Media Files:

BAM Unveils Its Winter/Spring Season

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:17:50 GMT

From left, Marie Mullen, Aisling O’Sullivan and Marty Rea in “The Beauty Queen of Leenane,” directed by Garry Hynes.Highlights include a production of the Tony-winning black comedy “The Beauty Queen of Leenane,” directed by Garry Hynes in her Brooklyn Academy of Music debut.

Media Files:

New Oxford Shakespeare Edition Credits Christopher Marlowe as a Co-author

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:46:47 GMT

A portrait of Christopher Marlowe, a Shakespeare colleague and rival.Marlowe is being listed on the three “Henry VI” plays, parts 1, 2 and 3, which have long been believed to be the work of more than one writer.

Media Files:

Review: In David Hare’s ‘Plenty,’ Time Takes the Edge Off a Femme Fatale

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:32:19 GMT

Rachel Weisz and Ken Barnett in David Hare’s “Plenty” at the Public Theater, in a revival by David Leveaux.Rachel Weisz plays Susan Traherne, the radioactively unhappy center of this play, revived by David Leveaux at the Public Theater 34 years after opening there.

Media Files:

Aleshea Harris Wins a Playwriting Prize for ‘Is God Is’

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:58:42 GMT

Aleshea HarrisMs. Harris won the Relentless Award, which is awarded annually to a playwright in honor of Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Media Files:

Lawsuit Filed Over ‘Golden Girls’ Puppet Parody

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:37:25 GMT

The cast of “That Golden Girls Show! A Puppet Parody,” whose creator is the subject of a lawsuit.A playwright claims that the current Off Broadway show was stolen when a creative partnership turned sour.

Media Files:

Jake Gyllenhaal on His Return to Broadway: Not So Fast

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 14:54:08 GMT

Ruth Wilson and Jake Gyllenhaal in the play “Constellations.”The film star’s return to Broadway in Lanford Wilson’s “Burn This” has been postponed.

Media Files:

‘Letter to a Man’

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:51:35 GMT

Scenes from the production based on the diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky, in which Mikhail Baryshnikov plays the early-20th-century ballet great who became schizophrenic.

Media Files:

Review: Baryshnikov Explores the Troubled Mind of a Dance Genius

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:53:09 GMT

In “Letter to a Man,” based on the diaries of Vaslav Nijinsky, Mikhail Baryshnikov plays the early-20th-century ballet great who became schizophrenic.

Review: ‘The Plough and the Stars,’ War and Folly in a Dublin Tenement

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:25:05 GMT

Ian-Lloyd Anderson, left, and Liam Heslin in “The Plough and the Stars.”Sean Holmes’s contemporary take on Sean O’Casey’s drama set during the 1916 Easter Rising offers no illusions of heroism.

Media Files:

Review: ‘The Front Page’ Is Diverting, but Don’t Stop the Presses

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:35:58 GMT

From left, John Goodman, John Slattery and Nathan Lane in the revival of “The Front Page,” the Hecht-MacArthur love letter to newspapering.Nathan Lane and a deep cast star in this revival of a 1928 stage classic about journalism, now at the Broadhurst Theater.

Media Files:

Economic View: I Paid $2,500 for a ‘Hamilton’ Ticket. I’m Happy About It.

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 14:10:15 GMT

High prices are a natural reflection of great demand and scant supply. In a free market, they are inevitable until demand subsides or supply expands.

Media Files:

Review: ‘Tick, Tick…Boom!’ Is Jonathan Larson’s Run-Up to ‘Rent’

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:00:21 GMT

From left, George Salazar, Ciara Renée and Nick Blaemire in “Tick, Tick…Boom!” by the Keen Company at the Acorn Theater.The musical, being revived by the Keen Company, finds some affection in this early work by Mr. Larson.

Media Files:

Review: When the Penguins Come Home to Roost

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:53:20 GMT

From left, Russell Morton, Toby Manley and Lucy Grattan in “Mr. Popper’s Penguins.”“Mr. Popper’s Penguins,” at the New Victory Theater, stars life-size puppets as the creatures that upend a sedate couple’s lives — and warm their hearts.

Media Files:

Theater Listings for Oct. 21-27

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 22:25:27 GMT

A scene from “The Humans,” with, from left, Cassie Beck, Arian Moayed, Reed Birney, Jayne Houdyshell, Lauren Klein and Sarah Steele.A critical guide to productions in New York City, including shows in previews.

Media Files:

‘Bandstand,’ From ‘Hamilton’ Choreographer, Heads to Broadway

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:00:01 GMT

Laura Osnes and Corey Cott, who will star in “Bandstand” when it goes to Broadway.Andy Blankenbuehler, who has won Tonys for choreography of “In the Heights” and “Hamilton,” will direct this production, slated for an April opening.

Media Files:

Therapy Becomes Theater in ‘Wilderness’

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:00:28 GMT

Teenagers at a camp run by Evoke Therapy Programs. A new documentary theater piece, “Wilderness,” at Abrons Arts Center, was inspired by such efforts.The new multimedia piece, at the Abrons Arts Center, was based on the producer Anne Hamburger’s experience with placing her son in wilderness therapy.

Media Files:

Review: In ‘Love, Love, Love,’ All You Need Is Selfishness.

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:00:02 GMT

From left, Richard Armitage, Amy Ryan, Ben Rosenfield and Zoe Kazan in “Love, Love, Love.”A pair of soul mates obliviously advance from the ages of 19 to 64 in Mike Bartlett’s play, set in London.

Media Files:

Review: New York Cabaret Convention Slips In Modern Flourishes

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 21:54:33 GMT

Kim David Smith at the New York Cabaret Convention.It represents the conservative uptown wing of a field whose downtown avant-garde is merging music with performance art, political satire and gender and genre bending.

Media Files: