"Bob Dylan: the Musical," or something more sophisticated? Picking his way through the legendary songwriter's back catalogue, Irish playwright Conor McPherson has come up with a portrait of…
The Geffen Playhouse has announced four additional plays for the eight-play 2014-15 season. The shows joining the lineup include the co-world premiere of the Geffen-commissioned "Switzerland," penned…
There's barely a writer alive who is the best possible director of his or her own work: An outside eye can spot the dramatic and structural flaws the writer cannot or will not see. "The Night Alive,"…
LONDON — Heading a slew of London casting news, Ciaran Hinds, now playing Big Daddy in Gotham's current production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," and Jim Norton, recently in the Rialto revival of…
The plain housekeeper is in love with the estate manager who is in love with the lady of the house who has let the estate go to rack and ruin.
New plays by dramatist and filmmaker Mike Leigh ("Vera Drake," "Secrets and Lies"), Conor McPherson ("The Seafarer," "The Weir") and John Hodge, new tuners from Tori Amos and Adam Cork and a slew of…
Don't die angry. Such is the lesson of playwright-provocateur Conor McPherson's "The Eclipse."
Conor McPherson's contemporary folk fable falls short of optimum hilarity.
It's a Conor McPherson Christmas at Chicago's Steppenwolf Theater, which is presenting not one but two of the Irish writer's yuletide tales of alcoholism and potential redemption.
Some of the major nominations for awards to be handed out June 15.
Irish playwright Conor McPherson's searing examination of two lonely men trying to cope in an unforgiving world, "Shining City" gets its first post-Broadway regional production in this sensitive…