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The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Tony Winner Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams, Set for Lifetime Screen Reboot

The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Tony Winner Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams, Set for Lifetime Screen Reboot

The Broadway journey may be over for the recent revival of The Trip to Bountiful, but the story of Carrie Watts will live on in a new Lifetime TV remake of Horton Foote’s celebrated play. Featuring Tony winner Cicely Tyson and Vanessa Williams reprising their roles from the Broadway production, the new small screen adaptation will begin filming November 4 ...

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Cuba Gooding Jr. Sets Exit Date for The Trip to Bountiful; Leon Addison Brown to Star as Ludie Watts

Cuba Gooding Jr. Sets Exit Date for The Trip to Bountiful; Leon Addison Brown to Star as Ludie Watts

The Broadway journey is over for Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr., who will depart the Broadway production of The Trip to Bountiful on August 27. The star, who plays the role of Ludie Watts in the Broadway revival, will exit the show early due to a change in schedule for an upcoming film. His understudy, Leon Addison Brown, will succeed Gooding ...

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Show Me the Portrait! Sardi’s Unveils a Tribute to The Trip to Bountiful Star Cuba Gooding Jr.

Show Me the Portrait! Sardi’s Unveils a Tribute to The Trip to Bountiful Star Cuba Gooding Jr.
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The Trip to Bountiful headliner Cuba Gooding Jr. was the guest of honor at Sardi’s on August 22, when the legendary New York restaurant unveiled a portrait of the Oscar winner and newly minted Broadway star. Gooding was joined by his co-stars Vanessa Williams, Adepero Oduye and Tom Wopat, who were on hand to cheer him on and toast his ...

Vanessa Williams on Keeping Sondheim in Her Rolodex & Looking Up to Cicely Tyson in The Trip to Bountiful

Vanessa Williams on Keeping Sondheim in Her Rolodex & Looking Up to Cicely Tyson in The Trip to Bountiful

Vanessa Williams is celebrating two important milestones this year: her 50th birthday and her 30th year in show business, a career that has earned her multiple Emmy, Grammy and Tony Award nominations. After starring in musicals Kiss of the Spider Woman, Into the Woods and Sondheim on Sondheim, Williams gets to show off her dramatic and comedic acting chops as ...

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Adepero Oduye to Succeed Her Steel Magnolias Co-Star Condola Rashad in The Trip to Bountiful

Adepero Oduye to Succeed Her Steel Magnolias Co-Star Condola Rashad in The Trip to Bountiful

Adepero Oduye will make her Broadway debut in the revival of Horton Foote’s The Trip to Bountiful beginning July 16, succeeding Tony nominee Condola Rashad as Thelma. Rashad played her final performance in the production on July 14 to star in the forthcoming Broadway revival of Romeo and Juliet opposite Orlando Bloom.

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The Journey Continues! The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Extends Through October

The Journey Continues! The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Extends Through October

The Trip to Bountiful, starring Tony winner Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams extended on Broadway through October 9. Directed by Michael Wilson, the Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s classic drama was originally scheduled to play through September 1 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. The production opened on April 23.

In addition to Tyson, Gooding and Williams, The ...

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Matthew Morrison, Megan Hilty & More Complete List of 2013 Tony Presenters; Mayor Bloomberg to Receive Special Award

Matthew Morrison, Megan Hilty & More Complete List of 2013 Tony Presenters; Mayor Bloomberg to Receive Special Award

Smash alum Megan Hilty, Glee star Matthew Morrison, five-time Tony winner Audra McDonald and more Broadway favorites have joined the roster of star-studded presenters at the 2013 Tony Awards ceremony. Additionally, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will appear on the telecast to receive a special Tony Award, according to The New York Post. Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the ...

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Tom Hanks, Scarlett Johansson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & More Celebs to Present at the 2013 Tony Awards

Tom Hanks, Scarlett Johansson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & More Celebs to Present at the 2013 Tony Awards

Hollywood's biggest stars are flocking to Radio City Music Hall! Tony-nominated Lucky Guy headliner Tom HanksCat on a Hot Tin Roof alum Scarlett JohanssonThe Trip to Bountiful star Cuba Gooding Jr.,and more celebs will take the stage to present at the 2013 Tony Awards on June 9. Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the ceremony will ...

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Angela Bassett, Tyler Perry & More Celebs Take The Trip to Bountiful on Broadway, Starring Cicely Tyson

Angela Bassett, Tyler Perry & More Celebs Take The Trip to Bountiful on Broadway, Starring Cicely Tyson
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Angela Bassett, Star Jones, Tyler Perry, Barbara Cook and more stars of stage and screen are making the journey to Broadway to see Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad in the Tony-nominated revival of The Trip to Bountiful! Directed by Michael Wilson, Horton Foote’s 1953 play tells the story of Carrie Watts (Tyson), an elderly woman ...

Squigs Travels to Texas with Cicely Tyson & the Stars of The Trip to Bountiful

Squigs Travels to Texas with Cicely Tyson & the Stars of The Trip to Bountiful

The Tony-nominated revival of The Trip to Bountiful is bringing a taste of southern charm to the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, starring Tony nominee Cicely Tyson as an elderly woman who longs to return to her Texas hometown one final time. Broadway.com resident artist Justin “Squigs” Robertson took the long journey home to Bountiful, then sketched a soulful portrait of ...

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The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & Vanessa Williams, Extends Broadway Run

The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & Vanessa Williams, Extends Broadway Run

Tony nominee Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams are extending their Trip to Bountiful through September 1. Directed by Michael Wilson, the Tony-nominated revival of Horton Foote’s 1953 drama was originally scheduled to play a limited engagement through July 7. The Trip to Bountiful opened on April 23 at Broadway’s Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Director Michael Wilson on Dinners With the Foote Family & Falling in Love With The Trip to Bountiful

Director Michael Wilson on Dinners With the Foote Family & Falling in Love With The Trip to Bountiful

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Over the past 16 years, director Michael Wilson has become one of the premiere interpreters of Horton Foote’s vast catalogue of plays depicting family life in Texas. Wilson collaborated with the esteemed playwright until his death in 2009, notably on the Broadway production of Dividing the Estate and the off-Broadway trilogy The Orphans’ Home Cycle, as well ...

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It's a Beautiful Opening Night Celebration for The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams

It's a Beautiful Opening Night Celebration for The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson & Vanessa Williams
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Horton Foote’s beloved 1953 drama The Trip to Bountiful is back on the Great White Way for the first time in 60 years, and on April 23, the company celebrated the play's official opening night. Directed by Michael Wilson and starring Oscar nominee Cicely Tyson, Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. and Tony nominees Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad, The Trip ...

Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Enjoy Their Trip to Bountiful with Cicely Tyson?

Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Enjoy Their Trip to Bountiful with Cicely Tyson?

Word of Mouth panelists Yiping, Ruth and Phyllis traveled to the Stephen Sondheim Theatre to witness the emotional performances of Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams in The Trip to Bountiful. Did they enjoy their journey?

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The Journey Begins! The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Opens on Broadway

The Journey Begins! The Trip to Bountiful, Starring Cicely Tyson, Opens on Broadway

The Trip to Bountiful is bringing a taste of small-town Texas to Broadway, starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams, Condola Rashad and Tom Wopat. Michael Wilson directs the first Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s drama in 60 years. The Trip to Bountiful opens officially on April 23 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Take a Sentimental Journey with a First Look at Cicely Tyson and the Cast of The Trip to Bountiful

Take a Sentimental Journey with a First Look at Cicely Tyson and the Cast of The Trip to Bountiful
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Horton Foote's beautiful family drama The Trip to Bountiful is back on Broadway in a star-studded production led by Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Condola Rashad. The play centers on Carrie Watts (Tyson), an elderly matriarch who wants nothing more than to journey from Houston to her hometown of Bountiful, Texas, one final time. We've got First ...

Show Us the Money! Tom Cruise Reunites with Jerry Maguire Co-Star Cuba Gooding Jr. at The Trip to Bountiful

Show Us the Money! Tom Cruise Reunites with Jerry Maguire Co-Star Cuba Gooding Jr. at The Trip to Bountiful
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Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. is making his professional stage debut in the touching new revival of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountifuland on April 16, the newly minted Broadway star was visited by a very special guest. We’ll give you one hint: He had you at hello! Gooding welcomed his old pal and former Jerry Maguire co-star ...

The Trip to Bountiful Star Cicely Tyson Talks Feuding With Her Mother, Making a Difference & Visiting Small-Town Texas

The Trip to Bountiful Star Cicely Tyson Talks Feuding With Her Mother, Making a Difference & Visiting Small-Town Texas

For the first time in 30 years, three-time Emmy winner and Broadway vet Cicely Tyson is back on the boards in The Trip to Bountiful as Carrie Watts, an elderly woman who will do anything to return to her beloved Texas hometown. On CBS News, the legendary actress traces playwright Horton Foote’s roots back to Wharton, Texas, and greets students ...

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A Long Journey Home: The Trip to Bountiful’s Emotional Ride From Texas to Teleplay to Broadway

A Long Journey Home: The Trip to Bountiful’s Emotional Ride From Texas to Teleplay to Broadway

Horton Foote’s touching 1953 drama The Trip to Bountiful has returned to the Broadway stage, starring Oscar nominee Cicely Tyson as an elderly woman who longs to return to her hometown of Bountiful, Texas. Below, we chart the emotional journey of Bountiful from Foote’s childhood memories to TV, Broadway, a lauded film and now back to the Great White Way ...

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The Trip to Bountiful Revival, Starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding, Jr. & Vanessa Williams, Begins Broadway Run

The Trip to Bountiful Revival, Starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding, Jr. & Vanessa Williams, Begins Broadway Run

Horton Foote’s acclaimed drama The Trip to Bountiful begins performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on March 30, starring Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams, Tom Wopat and Condola Rashad. Directed by Michael Wilson, The Trip to Bountiful opens officially on April 23.

The Trip to Bountiful tells the story of Carrie Watts (Tyson), an elderly woman who longs ...

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Katharine McPhee Gets Evicted, Billie Joe Armstrong Loves the Bard and More Lessons of the Week

Katharine McPhee Gets Evicted, Billie Joe Armstrong Loves the Bard and More Lessons of the Week

As we prepare to say adios to another week on the Great White Way, we're looking back at some of the headlines that really grabbed our attention this week. From Matt Lauria finding love at the airport  to Kristin Chenoweth loving the sound of her own voice, this week was full of zany teachable moments. Read on below to get ...

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It’s All in the Family with Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & the Cast of The Trip to Bountiful

It’s All in the Family with Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & the Cast of The Trip to Bountiful

Emmy winner Cicely Tyson, Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr.Vanessa Williams, Tom Wopat and Condola Rashad are gearing up to star in The Trip to Bountiful on March 30 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Meet the cast of Horton Foote’s moving drama!

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The Journey Begins! The Trip to Bountiful Stars Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & More Meet the Press

The Journey Begins! The Trip to Bountiful Stars Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & More Meet the Press
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Broadway.com took a trip to Sardi’s on March 11 to meet the talented new cast of Horton Foote’s 1953 play The Trip to Bountiful. Emmy winner Cicely Tyson, Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr., and Tony nominees Vanessa Williams, Condola Rashad and Tom Wopat star in the emotional drama, which is being revived on Broadway for the first time in ...

Tom Wopat and More Join Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & Vanessa Williams in The Trip To Bountiful

Tom Wopat and More Join Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. & Vanessa Williams in The Trip To Bountiful

Tom Wopat is heading to Bountiful! The two-time Tony-nominated actor and singer will team up with previously announced stars Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad in the upcoming Broadway revival of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful. Directed by Michael Wilson, the 14-week engagement begins performances March 31 at Broadway’s Stephen Sondheim Theatre. Opening night is ...

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Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & Condola Rashad Join Cicely Tyson in Broadway Revival of The Trip to Bountiful

Cuba Gooding Jr., Vanessa Williams & Condola Rashad Join Cicely Tyson in Broadway Revival of The Trip to Bountiful

Oscar winner Cuba Gooding, Jr. and Tony nominees Vanessa Williams and Condola Rashad will join previously announced star Cicely Tyson in the upcoming Broadway revival of Horton Foote's The Trip to Bountiful. Michael Wilson will direct the production, which begins a 14-week engagement at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on March 31, 2013. Opening night is scheduled for April 23. Additional ...

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