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Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize-winning black comedy arrives on Broadway.

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Share the Opening Night Excitement as Clybourne Park Arrives on Broadway

Share the Opening Night Excitement as Clybourne Park Arrives on Broadway

Bruce Norris' celebrated play Clybourne Park opened on the Great White Way on April 19, and the original off-Broadway company is elated to have arrived all together at Broadway's Walter Kerr Theatre. After Frank Wood, Christina Kirk, Annie Parisse, Jeremy Shamos, Crystal A. Dickinson, Damon Gupton and Brendan Griffin took their bows, the tightknit ensemble headed to Gotham Hall ...

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Open House! Clybourne Park Celebrates a Swanky Broadway Opening

Open House! Clybourne Park Celebrates a Swanky Broadway Opening
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Broadway welcomed Clybourne Park to the neighborhood on April 19, when the Pulitzer Prize-winning play officially opened at the Walter Kerr Theatre. The blisteringly funny play, which centers on two racially charged real estate transactions 50 years apart, premiered off-Broadway in 2010. The stars took their opening night Broadway bow together, cheered on by playwright Bruce Norris, director Pam MacKinnon ...

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Electrified by the Racially Charged Clybourne Park?

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Electrified by the Racially Charged Clybourne Park?

Bruce Norris’ Pulitzer-Prize winning play Clybourne Park has set up house at the Walter Kerr Theatre, and we sent Word of Mouth panelists John, Marlene and Tara Ann to take in this biting comedy. The play centers on one house, being sold at two different times, under two very different sets of circumstances. In 1959, a white family moves out ...

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Video Exclusive! The Cast & Creators of Clybourne Park Chat About Their ‘Truly Shocking’ Play

Video Exclusive! The Cast & Creators of Clybourne Park Chat About Their ‘Truly Shocking’ Play

Bruce Norris’ Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park is by turns hilarious and provocative, and no one knows that better that their edge-of-your-seat audiences. Norris, director Pam MacKinnon and the entire ensemble cast recently sat down to share their thoughts on this hot-button piece of theater, and touch on critical element of audience reaction to this blisteringly funny work. “It’s ...

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Christina Kirk on the ‘Whirlwind-Slash-Roller Coaster Ride’ of Clybourne Park

Christina Kirk on the ‘Whirlwind-Slash-Roller Coaster Ride’ of Clybourne Park

Age & Hometown: 41, New York City

Current Role: Doing double duty as 1950s housewife Bev and 21st-century real estate agent Kathy in the Broadway premiere of Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize-winning black comedy Clybourne Park.

Standing Center Stage: As with many actors, Kirk developed an early interest in theater, but it was more for the sense of freedom she felt than ...

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Welcome to the Neighborhood! Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play Clybourne Park Opens on Broadway

Welcome to the Neighborhood! Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play Clybourne Park Opens on Broadway

It’s open house at the Walter Kerr Theatre on April 19, when the Broadway premiere of Bruce Norris’ drama Clybourne Park officially opens on Broadway. Pam MacKinnon directs the Pulitzer Prize-winning play, which will run for a 16-week limited engagement.

A slew of stars are expected to attend the opening night performance including Bobby Cannavale, Jake Cannavale, Edie Falco ...

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Squigs Enters the Fray of Racially Charged Real Estate Play Clybourne Park

Squigs Enters the Fray of Racially Charged Real Estate Play Clybourne Park

Bruce Norris captures the ever-shifting racial tension as seen through the lens of real estate in his Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park, and Broadway.com resident artist Justin ‘Squigs’ Robertson set out to capture it in ink. Inspired by Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun, the tension-filled comedy centers on a pair of charged transactions involving one house ...

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Pay a Visit to Broadway’s Clybourne Park in a Video First Look

Pay a Visit to Broadway’s Clybourne Park in a Video First Look

Clybourne Park tells the story of a pair of racially charged real estate transactions involving one suburban Chicago house in 1959 and again in 2009. Original off-Broadway cast members Crystal A. Dickinson, Brendan Griffin, Damon Gupton, Christina Kirk, Annie Parisse, Jeremy Shamos and Frank Wood are reprising their roles on the Great White Way, and we’ve got an early ...

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Annie Parisse on How Clybourne Park's Long Journey to Broadway Created a Stage Family

Annie Parisse on How Clybourne Park's Long Journey to Broadway Created a Stage Family

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The Pulitzer Prize-winning play Clybourne Park is anything but cuddly: Bruce Norris’ acid comedy, inspired by A Raisin in the Sun, examines racism in America as filtered through the story of what happens in a suburban Chicago house in 1959 and 2009. In one of the happiest surprises of the season, the original 2010 off-Broadway cast has ...

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Exclusive Video: Take a Peek as Clybourne Park Gets Put Together on Broadway

Exclusive Video: Take a Peek as Clybourne Park Gets Put Together on Broadway

Real estate is the name of the game in Bruce Norris’ dark comedy Clybourne Park, and Broadway.com got a sneak peek at the space in question as the show’s sets were being loaded into the Walter Kerr Theatre. The Pulitzer-Prize winning play centers on a pair of racially charged transactions involving one house, first in 1959 and then ...

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