Linda Lavin will reunite with playwright Nicky Silver, helmer Mark Brokaw and Off Broadway's Vineyard Theater to star in “Too Much Sun,” the new Silver play set to open at theater in May. In 2011…
Off Broadway's Vineyard Theater has booked David Hyde Pierce, currently up for a Tony for his perf in “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” to star in its upcoming production of “The Landing” as…
Tony nominee "Once" took home the top Drama Desk Award for new tuner Sunday, while Off Broadway outing "Tribes" scored for play. Revival kudos went to "Death of a Salesman" (for play) and "Follies"…
Kathleen K. Johnson, the producer of Nicky Silver's "The Lyons," has managed the rare feat of getting the play to Broadway with just a single commercial producer's name over the title: her own.
There are people who would walk over hot coals to see Linda Lavin tear into a meaty role.
Back around the turn of the millennium, it was not unusual for Broadway to go for months without a new play on its many boards. The rise of the nonprofits helped there, but the oft-raised fear was…
Urban do-gooders and their pet causes --- the saving of whales and rain forests and civil rights --- are Nicky Silver's pet peeves in his latest play, "The Altruists," a typical slice of the…
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