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Patti LuPone and Debra Winger star in the world premiere of David Mamet's new play.

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Squigs Goes Behind Bars With Patti LuPone and Debra Winger in The Anarchist

Squigs Goes Behind Bars With Patti LuPone and Debra Winger in The Anarchist

Two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone and three-time Oscar nominee Debra Winger star in the world premiere of David Mamet’s thought-provoking prison drama The Anarchist. Broadway.com resident artist Justin "Squigs" Robertson traveled behind bars to the Golden Theatre to take in the twists and turns of this two-hander. In the vivid portrait above, Squigs captures LuPone as the incarcerated anarchist ...

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Lights Out! Prison Drama The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Posts Closing Date

Lights Out! Prison Drama The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Posts Closing Date

David Mamet's new Broadway drama The Anarchist will play its final performance on December 16 at the Golden Theatre. Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, the production will have played 23 preview and 17 regular performances at the time of closing. 

Mamet directed the world premiere of his own work. Set in a women’s prison, the play follows a ...

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Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Find Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Explosive in The Anarchist?

Did Our Word of Mouth Panelists Find Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Explosive in The Anarchist?

Patti LuPone and Debra Winger star as an inmate and a parole liaison in the world premiere of David Mamet’s The Anarchist. See if Word of Mouth panelists Travis, Ruth and Elissa ruled in favor of the new drama.

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Another Opening, Another Show: Patti LuPone on Why the Opening Night of The Anarchist Is a 'Homecoming'

Another Opening, Another Show: Patti LuPone on Why the Opening Night of The Anarchist Is a 'Homecoming'

David Mamet’s prison drama The Anarchist opened at Broadway's Golden Theatre on December 2, and star Patti LuPone talked to Broadway.com about working with Debra Winger and why the piece is truly a homecoming for her.

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Jailbreak! Debra Winger and Patti LuPone Welcome Starry Guests to the Opening of The Anarchist

Jailbreak! Debra Winger and Patti LuPone Welcome Starry Guests to the Opening of The Anarchist
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David Mamet’s world premiere drama The Anarchist opened at Broadway’s Golden Theatre on December 2. The 70-minute play stars two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone and Oscar nominee Debra Winger, in her Broadway debut. Set inside a women’s penitentiary, The Anarchist is a fast and furious conversation between a former radical (LuPone) and her state parole advisor (Winger) to determine if ...

A Candid Chat with Debra Winger About Her Broadway Bow in The Anarchist and Why Her Hit Movies Are Like an Aquarium

A Candid Chat with Debra Winger About Her Broadway Bow in The Anarchist and Why Her Hit Movies Are Like an Aquarium

Debra Winger reigned as one of the biggest movie stars of the 1980s, but she has zero interest in rehashing her brilliant career. A decade ago, the three-time Oscar nominee lent her name to the documentary Searching for Debra Winger, which explored the role of women in the entertainment industry, but she insists that she never took a “break” from ...

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The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Opens on Broadway

The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Opens on Broadway

David Mamet’s world premiere production of The Anarchist opens at Broadway’s Golden Theatre on December 2. The two-hander stars Tony winner Patti LuPone and Oscar nominee Debra Winger. The limited engagement will run through February 17, 2013.

Directed by Mamet, The Anarchist is set in a women’s prison, and play follows a formerly radical inmate of 35 years (LuPone) who ...

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Go Behind Bars with Debra Winger and Patti LuPone in The Anarchist

Go Behind Bars with Debra Winger and Patti LuPone in The Anarchist
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David Mamet’s world premiere drama The Anarchist brings theatergoes to jail for an intense look at the criminal justice system. This captivating new play stars Patti LuPone as Cathy, a woman who has spent the last 35 years of her life in prison, and now seeks parole. Debra Winger plays Ann, her state parole liaison. Click below to see ...

David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Begins Broadway Run

David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Begins Broadway Run

David Mamet’s new play The Anarchist begins previews November 13 at Broadway's Golden Theatre. The two-women show stars Oscar nominee Debra Winger and Tony winner Patti LuPone. Opening night is set for December 2, with the limited run scheduled to play through February 17, 2013.

Mamet directs the world premiere of his own work. Set in a women’s prison, the ...

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Find Out What Patti LuPone Stole from the White House in Episode Two of Her New Reality Series

Find Out What Patti LuPone Stole from the White House in Episode Two of Her New Reality Series

What’s Patti LuPone’s nickname for Audra McDonald? Why does she hate Times Square? What did she steal from the White House? Patti answers all these questions and more in the second episode of Entrances, Exits, and Everything in Between, a new YouTube reality series filmed and edited by LuPone’s son Joshua Johnston. Episode two follows Patti as she preps ...

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Tickets are Now Available for The Anarchist, David Mamet's New Play Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger

Tickets are Now Available for The Anarchist, David Mamet's New Play Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger

Tickets are now available for the world premiere production of David Mamet's The Anarchist. Starring Oscar nominee Debra Winger and Patti LuPone, performances of the prison drama begin at the Golden Theatre on November 13, with an opening night set for December 2.

Set in a women’s prison, The Anarchist is a two-character play about an inmate with a ...

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The Anarchist's Patti LuPone Hits the High Seas in First Episode of Her New Reality Series

The Anarchist's Patti LuPone Hits the High Seas in First Episode of Her New Reality Series

Here's a new opportunity to enjoy the talents of Patti LuPone without worrying about your cell phone going off! The busy life of the two-time Tony winner is the subject of Entrances, Exits, and Everything in Between, a new YouTube reality series filmed and edited by LuPone’s son Joshua Johnston. The first episode tracks LuPone on her trip to Europe as ...

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Book ‘Em! Anarchist Stars Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Pal Around Before Prison

Book ‘Em! Anarchist Stars Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Pal Around Before Prison

Someone lock these two up! Two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone and Oscar nominee Debra Winger are gearing up for an explosive Broadway battle courtesy of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet. The duo will go head-to-head in Mamet’s world premiere play The Anarchist beginning November 13 at the Golden Theatre. LuPone will play Cathy, a reformed radical who, after spending the ...

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Patti LuPone & Debra Winger Bring Fans Behind Bars and Inside The Anarchist

Patti LuPone & Debra Winger Bring Fans Behind Bars and Inside The Anarchist

Stars Patti LuPone and Debra Winger took questions from (and made jokes with) the New York theater press about David Mamet's exciting new prison-set play The Anarchist. The show begins at the Golden Theatre on November 13.

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The Anarchist Stars Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Break Out of Jail and Meet the Press

The Anarchist Stars Patti LuPone and Debra Winger Break Out of Jail and Meet the Press
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A brand-new play by Pulitzer Prize winner David Mamet, the Broadway debut of Oscar nominee Debra Winger and Patti LuPone as a radical criminal are just three of the many reasons to get excited about the upcoming Broadway production of The Anarchist. Mamet's two-hander about a prisoner serving a life sentence and her parole advisor stars LuPone and Winger, respectively ...

Patti LuPone's Anarchist Character Loosely Based on Real-Life Political Activist Judith Clark

Patti LuPone's Anarchist Character Loosely Based on Real-Life Political Activist Judith Clark

In David Mamet’s new play The Anarchist, two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone heads behind bars to play an “inmate with a radical past” who is now seeking parole. Beyond that brief description, not many details have been revealed about the latest project from the notoriously hush-hush Mamet. In its Fall Entertainment Guide, Elle Magazine reports that LuPone’s character may be ...

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David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Will Now Play Golden Theatre

David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Will Now Play Golden Theatre

David Mamet's new play The Anarchist will now run at Broadway's Golden Theatre instead of the previously announced Lyceum Theatre. Directed by Mamet and starring Tony winner Patti LuPone and Oscar nominee Debra Winger, the play will begin performances November 13. Opening night is set for December 2. 

Set in a women’s prison, The Anarchist is a two-character ...

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David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Books Broadway's Lyceum Theatre

David Mamet's The Anarchist, Starring Patti LuPone and Debra Winger, Books Broadway's Lyceum Theatre

The world premiere of The Anarchist, a new play written and directed by David Mamet, will play Broadway's Lyceum Theatre this fall. As previously announced the play, which stars Tony winner Patti LuPone and Oscar nominee Debra Winger, begins performances November 13. Opening night is set for December 2. 

Set in a women’s prison, The Anarchist is a ...

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Debra Winger to Make Broadway Debut Opposite Patti LuPone in David Mamet’s The Anarchist

Debra Winger to Make Broadway Debut Opposite Patti LuPone in David Mamet’s The Anarchist

Film favorite Debra Winger will make her Broadway debut this November in David Mamet’s previously announced new play The Anarchist alongside two-time Tony winner Patti LuPone. LuPone was originally reported to star alongside Laure Metcalf, who withdrew from the production due to scheduling conflicts. Directed by Mamet, The Anarchist begins performances November 13 and will open December 2 at a ...

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