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Gillian Anderson’s ‘Streetcar’ to be Broadcast Live Gillian Anderson’s ‘Streetcar’ to be Broadcast Live

The rendition of Tennessee Williams’ celebrated play A Streetcar Named Desire starring Gillian Anderson as iconic character Blanche Dubois will be broadcast live worldwide on September 16th. The play, also starring American actor Ben Foster as Stanley Kowalski, is the …

Neil Patrick Harris Spits On Woman During ‘Hedwig’ Performance, Audience Shocked

Neil Patrick Harris was so into his character during his performance in Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Thursday that he spat water on a woman in the audience. According to a source, the incident happened halfway through the performance. …

Angela Lansbury Shines On London Stage Angela Lansbury Shines On London Stage

In January it was announced that Dame Angela Lansbury would be reprising her role as Madame Arcati in Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit, on the same stage her mother performed on in 1918. In Blithe Spirit, Lansbury’s Madame Arcati, a medium, …

Danai Gurira’s Play Part Of Yale Rep Season Danai Gurira’s Play Part Of Yale Rep Season

While most people recognize Danai Gurira from her performance as Michonne on AMC’s hit drama The Walking Dead, Gurira is also known as a famous playwright. Before becoming a part of many Sunday night routines, Gurira won an OBIE Award, …

Rupert Grint Scared Away From Drugs by Shia LaBeouf Rupert Grint Scared Away From Drugs by Shia LaBeouf

One would think that filming 7 (officially 8) Harry Potter movies would make Rupert Grint, best known as Ron Weasley, a more open-minded individual, receptive to fantastical ideas and alternate realities. While that may be true, apparently Grint is not …

Joan Collins Gets Her Own One-Woman Show Joan Collins Gets Her Own One-Woman Show
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Joan Collins will be giving fans a chance to hear some never-before-told tales of her private life and see previously unseen film footage early next year, as she takes to the stage in London for a one-woman show. Collins rose …

Robert De Niro Stars in “The Family”, In Theaters Today Robert De Niro Stars in “The Family”, In Theaters Today

  If there’s anything Robert De Niro has a knack for, it’s bringing the Mafia world to life on the big screen. With memorable films like “Good Fellas” and “The God Father”, De Niro has an impeccable reputation of portraying …

Theatergoing Hero Threw Woman’s Cellphone When She Refused to Shut Up, Stop Googling Theatergoing Hero Threw Woman’s Cellphone When She Refused to Shut Up, Stop Googling
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Kevin Williamson is a theater critic and a writer for the National Review. This does not make him a hero. What does make him a hero is that he took action on an impulse that plenty of us have battled …

Google Talk Deals With ‘Theater In A Digital Age’ Google Talk Deals With ‘Theater In A Digital Age’

Rick Lombardo, Artistic Director for the San Jose Repertory Theatre, recently participated in an “At Google” talk, in which he discussed becoming an artist, and why theater arts “are going to continue to prosper” in the digital age. It’s an …

Iron Man Stunt Goes Wrong in Missouri Theater Iron Man Stunt Goes Wrong in Missouri Theater

Iron Man 3 kicked off the summer movie blockbuster season with a huge opening weekend. One theater in Missouri decided, as many theaters do, to provide a little extra entertainment to die-hard moviegoers who showed up for opening night. Unfortunately, …

Mike Daisey, Steve Jobs, and A Controversial Monologue Mike Daisey, Steve Jobs, and A Controversial Monologue

Mike Daisey is a respected writer, actor, and performer of the stage who has toured the world with his one-man-shows. So why is he embroiled in such a controversy regarding Apple and it’s founder, Steve Jobs? For statements he makes …

YouTube: Rob Reiner Presents ’8,’ Play About Marriage Equality YouTube: Rob Reiner Presents ’8,’ Play About Marriage Equality
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Google has previously shown their support for marriage equality with their lovely Valentine’s Day Google doodle. YouTube will now be broadcasting a stage production on equal rights. Rob Reiner, famous actor and director, took to the YouTube blog today to …