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Jessica Chastain stars in the Broadway revival of Ruth and Augustus Goetz's drama.

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Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Charmed by The Heiress’ Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens?

Were Our Word of Mouth Panelists Charmed by  The Heiress’ Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens?

For over a 60 years, audiences have been captivated by The Heiress’ story of love, money and deceit. Did Word of Mouth panelists Brian, Anna and Ruth fall under the charm of this revival's stars Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens?
 

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Celebrate an Enchanting Opening Night with Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens & the Cast of The Heiress

Celebrate an Enchanting Opening Night with Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens & the Cast of The Heiress

Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain, Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens and the star-studded cast of The Heiress had an opening night to remember on November 1! Re-live the elegant event at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

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It’s a Dazzling Opening Night for Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens & the Cast of The Heiress

It’s a Dazzling Opening Night for Jessica Chastain, Dan Stevens & the Cast of The Heiress
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Love was in the air on November 1, when Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain, Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens and the cast of The Heiress celebrated their official opening night. Directed by Moises Kaufman, The Heiress tells the bittersweet story of Catherine Sloper (Chastain), a plain-looking but wealthy woman who is smitten by her handsome suitor, Morris Townsend (Stevens)—but ...

Squigs Sketches the 19th-Century Charm of The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain & Dan Stevens

Squigs Sketches the 19th-Century Charm of The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain & Dan Stevens

Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain and Downton Abbey star Dan Stevens are currently charming Broadway audiences in Ruth and Augustus Goetz’s 19th-century drama The Heiress. Directed by Moises Kaufman and based on Henry James’ classic novel Washington Square, Chastain stars as Catherine Sloper, an exceedingly wealthy but plain-looking woman who falls in love with Morris Townsend (Stevens), a handsome ...

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The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens, Opens on Broadway

The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens, Opens on Broadway

The Broadway revival of Ruth and Augustus Goetz’s classic play The Heiress opens on November 1 at the Walter Kerr Theatre. Starring Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain and Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens, the Moises Kaufman-helmed production will play a limited engagement through February 10, 2013.

Set in 19th century New York City, the play is based on Henry ...

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The Heiress Star Dan Stevens on Romancing Jessica Chastain, a Downton Abbey Musical

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The Heiress Star Dan Stevens on Romancing Jessica Chastain, a Downton Abbey Musical

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Since moving into the palatial Yorkshire estate on TV’s Downton Abbey, British actor Dan Stevens has gained worldwide heartthrob status—even earning the nickname, “The Downton Dreamboat.” Stevens got his start in BBC adaptations of Sense and Sensibility and Dracula, and in West End mountings of Hay Fever (opposite Judi Dench) and Arcadia. Now, he’s arrived in the ...

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The Heiress' Jessica Chastain Admits She’s ‘Sick of Movie Stars’ on Broadway

The Heiress' Jessica Chastain Admits She’s ‘Sick of Movie Stars’ on Broadway

Jessica Chastain is in good company on Broadway this season. Not only is she taking the stage alongside Downton Abbey heartthrob Dan Stevens, but film and TV favorites Al Pacino, Katie Holmes, Henry Winkler, Alicia Silverstone and Paul Rudd are also within spitting distance of her theater. But Chastain, who earned an Academy Award nomination for her star turn in ...

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First Look at the Elegant World of The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens

First Look at the Elegant World of The Heiress, Starring Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens
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The Heiress is bringing a touch of 19th-century charm to the Walter Kerr Theatre, starring Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain and Dan Stevens of Downton Abbey. Directed by Moises Kaufman, the classic play by Ruth and Augustus Goetz tells the story of Catherine Sloper, a plain-looking but exceedingly wealthy young woman who falls in love with Morris Townsend, a handsome ...

The Heiress' Dan Stevens on Showing His 'Silly' Side in Vamps & Joining Alicia Silverstone in the Broadway Neighborhood

The Heiress' Dan Stevens on Showing His 'Silly' Side in Vamps & Joining Alicia Silverstone in the Broadway Neighborhood

No one has a knack for playing heartthrobs of yesteryear quite like Dan Stevens. The early 20th century-set drama Downton Abbey made him an international celebrity, and now, he’s making his Broadway debut as 19th-century swooner Morris Townsend in The Heiress. His next role, however, doesn’t quite fit in with his previous period pieces: Stevens is starring as ...

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For Love or Money: How The Heiress Charmed Audiences From Washington Square to Broadway

For Love or Money: How The Heiress Charmed Audiences From Washington Square to Broadway

The Heiress is bringing a taste of 19th-century New York charm to Broadway, starring Academy Award-nominee Jessica Chastain as Catherine Sloper and Downton Abbey’s Dan Stevens as her suitor, Morris Townsend. Read on below to chart the history of The Heiress from Henry James’ 1880 novella to the 2012 Broadway revival.


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