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Documentary on Larry Kramer to Coincide with Release of HBO Adaptation of The Normal Heart

Documentary on Larry Kramer to Coincide with Release of HBO Adaptation of The Normal Heart

Larry Kramer is set to be the subject of an HBO documentary that will coincide with the debut of the HBO adaptation of his play The Normal Heart. Directed by Jean Carlomusto, the documentary will be an intimate look at the life and work of the acclaimed playwright, novelist and essayist, spotlighting his work as an iconic LGBT rights activist ...

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Glee's Ryan Murphy on the Biggest Labor of Love of His Career

Glee's Ryan Murphy on the Biggest Labor of Love of His Career

So, what's the high point of Glee and American Horror Story co-creator Ryan Murphy's career? Was it making Lea Michele a household name? Restaging “Turkey Lurkey Time” with Sarah Jessica Parker? Convincing Jessica Lange and Sarah Paulson to rock out to “The Name Game”? Nope, nope and nope.

This spring, the starry HBO adaptation of Larry Kramer’s ...

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Jonathan Groff to Play Taylor Kitsch's Lover in The Normal Heart Film; Tony Winner Joe Mantello Joins Cast

Jonathan Groff to Play Taylor Kitsch's Lover in The Normal Heart Film; Tony Winner Joe Mantello Joins Cast

Broadway.com Audience Choice Award winner Jonathan Groff is the latest addition to director Ryan Murphy’s star-studded film adaptation of Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart, according to EW.com. Groff will play Craig, the HIV-positive lover of Bruce Niles, who will be played by the previously announced Taylor Kitsch. Tony winner Joe Mantello (who nabbed a Tony nomination ...

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Jim Parsons Congratulates Big Bang Mom Laurie Metcalf & Joe Mantello Backstage at The Other Place

Jim Parsons Congratulates Big Bang Mom Laurie Metcalf & Joe Mantello Backstage at The Other Place
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Laurie Metcalf is currently starring on Broadway as Juliana Smithton in The Other Place, but the Emmy winner and Tony nominee is well known for her roles as Jackie Harris on TV's Roseanne and, more recently, as Mary Cooper on The Big Bang Theory. Metcalf plays the devout Texan mother of Jim Parsons' Dr. Sheldon Cooper on the popular ...

Other Desert Cities’ Scribe Jon Robin Baitz Receives a Sardi’s Portrait

Other Desert Cities’ Scribe Jon Robin Baitz Receives a Sardi’s Portrait
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It’s been quite the year for Other Desert Cities playwright Jon Robin Baitz. The play marked his Broadway debut, he earned a Tony nomination, won a Drama League Award and on May 31, he received his very own portrait at Sardi’s. His show's stars Stockard Channing, Judith Light, Stacy Keach and Thomas Sadoski, as well as the ...

Sardi's Immortalizes Other Desert Cities Stars Stockard Channing, Rachel Griffiths and Stacy Keach

Sardi's Immortalizes Other Desert Cities Stars Stockard Channing, Rachel Griffiths and Stacy Keach
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Other Desert Cities stars Stockard Channing, Rachel Griffiths and Stacy Keach received yet another feather in their caps when they were honored with coveted caricatures at Sardi’s. On February 16, the performers, who form the tightknit Wyeth clan in the show, were joined by onstage family members Justin Kirk and Judith Light as well as playwright Jon Robin Baitz ...

A Showgirl, a Motherf**ker & More: Five Unforgettable Performances of 2011

A Showgirl, a Motherf**ker & More: Five Unforgettable Performances of 2011

Broadway attracts the best stage actors on earth, performing at the peak of their powers. In a year filled with great dramas and scintillating musicals, Broadway.com's editorial staff came to a consensus on five 2011 performances we won't forget.


Bobby Cannavale in The Motherf**ker With the Hat
He’s tall, dark, handsome and funny, which means ...

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Weeds Star Justin Kirk to Join the Family in Other Desert Cities

Weeds Star Justin Kirk to Join the Family in Other Desert Cities

Weeds star and theater vet Justin Kirk will assume the role of Trip Wyeth in the Broadway production of Jon Robin Baitz’s Other Desert Cities on January 10, 2012, replacing Thomas Sadoski, who will play his final performance on January 8. Directed by Joe Mantello, Other Desert Cities is currently running at the Booth Theatre.

Kirk joins a cast ...

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Other Desert Cities Film Adaptation in Development

Other Desert Cities Film Adaptation in Development

Jon Robin Baitz’s acclaimed new play Other Desert Cities may be headed for the big screen, according to Deadline.com. Producers Walter Parkes and Laurie MacDonald, the team behind the film adaptation of Sweeney Todd and stage production of Catch Me If You Can, acquired film rights to the play, which opened at Broadway's Booth Theatre on November ...

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Other Desert Cities Now Playing Open-Ended Run

Other Desert Cities Now Playing Open-Ended Run

Lincoln Center Theatre has indefinitely extended the Broadway run of Jon Robin Baitz's Other Desert Cities at the Booth Theatre. Directed by Joe Mantello, the production was originally scheduled to conclude its run on January 8.

Other Desert Cities centers on the Wyeth family, who have gathered for Christmas at the modernist Palm Springs home of the prominent parents ...

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