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The 39 Steps - Off-Broadway

A hilarious whodunit based on Alfred Hitchcock’s classic original film.

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Long-Running Comic Thriller The 39 Steps Sets Off-Broadway Closing Date

Long-Running Comic Thriller The 39 Steps Sets Off-Broadway Closing Date

The off-Broadway production of Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps has set a closing date of January 16, 2011. The show will have played 23 previews and 318 performances at New World Stages after a two-year Broadway run and a total of more than 1,100 performances in New York City.

Adapted from the 1935 Hitchcock film thriller by Patrick ...

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The 39 Steps Preps for Its Milestone 1,000th Performance

The 39 Steps Preps for Its Milestone 1,000th Performance

What may have started out as 39 steps has walked a lot further! On September 20, the fast-paced Alfred Hitchcock crime caper The 39 Steps celebrates its 1,000th NYC perfomance, which includes the current off-Broadway incarnation at New World Stages as well as the show's previous two-year Broadway run. Take a look at this charming promo shot as ...

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The 39 Steps' John Behlmann Takes on the Hilarious and Handsome Hannay

The 39 Steps' John Behlmann Takes on the Hilarious and Handsome Hannay

Age: 28

Hometown: Katy, Texas

Currently: Playing Richard Hannay, the dashing, mustachioed British adventurer falsely accused of murder in the suspenseful off-Broadway spoof The 39 Steps.

Learning the Ropes: Aside from an appearance in his high school's production of Romeo and Juliet, John Behlmann never really considered acting until entering college at Weslyan University. Even then he majored in ...

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A Backstage Walk Through the Crazy Antics of The 39 Steps

A Backstage Walk Through the Crazy Antics of The 39 Steps
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In off-Broadway's The 39 Steps, the hilarious crime caper lovingly spoofing the classic 1935 Alfred Hitchcock suspense film of the same name, four actors go into full-on chameleon mode as they play more than 100 characters (sometimes quickly transforming on stage with just the change of a hat!). The hard-working cast does backstage duty, as well, using shadow puppets ...

The Cast of The 39 Steps Laughs it Up at Off-Broadway Opening

The Cast of The 39 Steps Laughs it Up at Off-Broadway Opening
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After two years on Broadway (which wrapped in January), the hilarious Hitchcock spoof The 39 Steps has found a new home at off-Broadway's New World Stages, just a few more than 39 steps away from its last home at the Helen Hayes Theatre. On April 15 the four-member cast, who play dozens of characters, celebrated their new opening night ...

Off-Broadway Cast Set for Hitchcock Spoof The 39 Steps

Off-Broadway Cast Set for Hitchcock Spoof The 39 Steps

The cast of the off-Broadway production of Hitchcock spoof The 39 Steps is set. The show, which transferred from a lengthy Broadway run, will star John Behlmann as Richard Hannay, Cameron Folmar as Man #2, Jamie Jackson as Man #1 and Kate MacCluggage as Annabella Schmidt/Pamela/Margaret. The 39 Steps, adapted by Patrick Barlow and directed by Maria Aitken ...

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The 39 Steps Returns Off-Broadway

Date
Mar 25, 2010
Where
New World Stages - Stage One
Show
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Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps returns to the New York stage, beginning performances at off-Broadway's New World Stages.

The comedy thriller, adapted by Patrick Barlow from the classic novel and film and directed by Maria Aitken, opened at the American Airlines Theatre on January 15, 2008. The production moved to the Cort Theatre in April of 2008 and ...

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The 39 Steps Confirms Move to Off-Broadway's New World Stages

The 39 Steps Confirms Move to Off-Broadway's New World Stages

Hitchcock spoof The 39 Steps is on the move. The show, directed by Maria Aitken, played its final performance on Broadway on January 10, and it has now announced a transfer to off-Broadway’s New World Stages. Performances will begin there on March 25, 2010.

The move marks the fourth New York home for the comedy. The production originally began ...

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The 39 Steps Spends Thanksgiving with The Clintons

The 39 Steps Spends Thanksgiving with The Clintons
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The 39 Steps may be a West End transfer directed by a Brit, set in the Scottish countryside and starring an Irishman, but the long-running Hitchcock spoof had two truly all-American guests on November 28: former President of the United States Bill Clinton and reigning Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton! The couple dropped in on Helen Hayes Theatre for ...

The 39 Steps Eyes Off-Broadway Transfer

The 39 Steps Eyes Off-Broadway Transfer

It looks like the long-running stage adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps is headed off-Broadway. In a November 15 interview with The Washington Post, the show’s Tony-nominated director, Maria Aitken, confirmed the rumors that the comedy thriller will move from Broadway’s Helen Hayes Theatre to an unspecified off-Broadway venue, “where my producers optimistically think it will ...

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