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Get a First Look at Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge in the Broadway Premiere of Orphans

Get a First Look at Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge in the Broadway Premiere of Orphans
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The Broadway premiere of Lyle Kessler's Orphans began performances on March 26 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, where it will play a limited engagement run through June 30. Set in a broken-down North Philadelphia row house, the play stars Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge as two orphaned brothers, Treat and Phillip, whose lives change forever when they kidnap Harold ...

No Dead End Ahead! How Lyle Kessler's Orphans Grew Into a Modern Fable & Found a Home on Broadway

No Dead End Ahead! How Lyle Kessler's Orphans Grew Into a Modern Fable & Found a Home on Broadway

Thirty years after its L.A. premiere, Lyle Kessler’s darkly humorous and unflinching drama Orphans is having its Broadway premiere with a top-notch cast led by Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge. Read on to find out how this fearless piece of theater built its reputation and impressed audiences around the world.


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Alec Baldwin & the Cast of Orphans Respond to Shia LaBeouf's Exit Drama & Twitter Outburst

Alec Baldwin & the Cast of Orphans Respond to Shia LaBeouf's Exit Drama & Twitter Outburst

Shia LaBeouf has been very candid about his firing from Orphans, and he even stopped by the Late Show with David Letterman to speak openly about his exit from the Broadway show. Though the creative folks behind the production would likely prefer to leave the exit drama well enough alone, the play's stars—Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom ...

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Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge, Begins Broadway Performances

Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster & Tom Sturridge, Begins Broadway Performances

The Broadway production of Orphans, starring Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge, begins performances March 26 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Directed by Daniel Sullivan, the production will officially open on April 18.

Written by Lyle Kessler, Orphans is the story of two orphaned brothers living in a decrepit North Philadelphia row house. Treat (Foster), the eldest, supports his ...

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Orphans' Alec Baldwin Responds to Shia LaBeouf's Latest Twitter Tirade; Compares Stage-Bound Movie Stars to 'Celebrity Chefs'

Orphans' Alec Baldwin Responds to Shia LaBeouf's Latest Twitter Tirade; Compares Stage-Bound Movie Stars to 'Celebrity Chefs'

Orphans star Alec Baldwin won two Emmys for playing 30 Rock's slick network executive Jack Donaghy, and it seems the character's affinity for backhanded compliments has rubbed off on the star...especially when it comes to his almost co-star Shia LaBeouf.

Vulture.com asked Baldwin his thoughts on LaBeouf's latest Twitter tirade, in which the actor wrote ...

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Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin and Ben Foster, Shifts Broadway Start Date

Orphans, Starring Alec Baldwin and Ben Foster, Shifts Broadway Start Date

After all its recasting drama, looks like the upcoming Broadway production of Orphans needs a bit more time to get things rolling. Starring Tony nominee Alec Baldwin, Ben Foster and Tom Sturridge, the play has rescheduled its first preview for March 26 at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre. Opening night will now take place on April 18, instead of April ...

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Ben Foster to Replace Shia LaBeouf in Broadway's Orphans

Ben Foster to Replace Shia LaBeouf in Broadway's Orphans

Well that was quick. Less than 24 hours after Shia LaBeouf exited the upcoming Broadway mounting of Orphans, actor Ben Foster has stepped in to take over the role of Treat.

Orphans will mark the Broadway debut for Foster, whose many film credits include The Punisher, The MessengerX-Men: The Last StandAlpha Dog3:10 to YumaRampart and ...

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Orphans Exit Drama! Shia LaBeouf Tweets Personal E-Mails from Alec Baldwin & More

Orphans Exit Drama! Shia LaBeouf Tweets Personal E-Mails from Alec Baldwin & More

You know how your mom told you never to put anything in an e-mail that you didn’t want the whole world to read? Shia LaBeouf has proved her right by publishing e-mails to and from his former Orphans co-stars Alec Baldwin and Tom Sturridge and director Daniel Sullivan. As previously reported, LaBeouf departed the forthcoming Broadway revival of Lyle ...

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Ben Foster to Star in Film Adaptation of Adam Rapp's Red Light Winter

Ben Foster to Star in Film Adaptation of Adam Rapp's Red Light Winter

Emmy winner Ben Foster will replace previously announced star Mark Ruffalo in the big screen adaption of writer/director Adam Rapp’s Red Light Winter, according to Variety. The movie, which aims to begin production in December or January, co-stars Kristen Dunst and Katherine Waterston. Tony winner Billy Crudup also dropped out of the film, though his replacement has not ...

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