Estelle Parsons is the spitting, shouting -- but by no means cursing -- image of irascibility in "The Velocity of Autumn," a tender-hearted dramedy by playwright Eric Coble ("Bright Ideas") about the…
Playwrights Of New York
Lotus Entertainment and Sourian Prods. have come on board to develop Navy Seal actioner "Man of War," based on a script by playwright Joseph Sousa.
Donald Bevan, who wrote the play “Stalag 17″ and was one of only four people to draw caricatures for Sardi's restaurant in New York, died May 29 in Studio City, Calif. He was 93. Born Jan. 16, 1920…
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A new play by a Pulitzer winner and another by a fast-rising up-and-comer are among the brewing works tapped for development as part of the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill…
Ayad Akhtar's play “Disgraced,” which preemed at Chicago's American Theater Company before an Off Broadway run at Lincoln Center Theater, has snagged the 2013 Pulitzer Prize for drama. Play, which…
The Lark Play Development Center and Playwrights of New York have awarded the 2013-14 Playwrights of New York fellowship to Kimber Lee, who nabs one of the heftiest legit development awards out…
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Scribe Dominique Morisseau, whose play "Detroit '67" will get a run at the Public Theater next year, has scored the Playwrights of New York (PONY) Fellowship, nabbing a hefty prize that includes…
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M