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Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen star in Samuel Beckett's classic.

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Super Bowl Sirs! Godot & No Man's Land Stars Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Show Off Their Football Gear

Super Bowl Sirs! Godot & No Man's Land Stars Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Show Off Their Football Gear

Hey Broadway buffs, this is the only Super Bowl photo you actually need to see. Waiting For Godot and No Man's Land headliners Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen continued their streak of being the most adorable best friends on the Great White Way when they tweeted a photo of themselves decked out in football uniforms. Stewart, flaunting the Seattle Seahawks' ...

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No Man's Land & Waiting for Godot, Starring Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen, Extends & Changes Schedule

No Man's Land & Waiting for Godot, Starring Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen, Extends & Changes Schedule

The critically acclaimed hits No Man’s Land and Waiting for Godot currently running in repertory starring Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, have been extended through March 30 on Broadway. The limited engagement was slated to close March 2 at the Cort Theatre. Additionally, the final two weeks ending March 23 and March 30 have a modified schedule, with the number ...

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Godot & No Man’s Land Besties Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart on Envy, Star Trek Costumes & the ‘Gandalf Face’

Godot & No Man’s Land Besties Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart on Envy, Star Trek Costumes & the ‘Gandalf Face’

No Man’s Land and Waiting For Godot BFFs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart take a seat on the Broadway.com couch to chat about their first impressions of each other, wigs, swapping roles and whether the elusive Godot actually exists.

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The Wait Is Over! Star Ian McKellen Answers the Ultimate Godot Question

The Wait Is Over! Star Ian McKellen Answers the Ultimate Godot Question

Does Godot exist? That has been the question (among many questions) for audiences of Samuel Beckett’s masterpiece Waiting for Godot since it premiered in 1953. So… Does he? Ian McKellen, who plays Estragon in the play, knows. The actor confidently responded to the question when he visited Broadway.com’s Times Square studio with Godot and No Man’s Land co-star Patrick ...

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Ask the Sirs! Godot and No Man’s Land Stars Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Are Taking Your Questions

Ask the Sirs! Godot and No Man’s Land Stars Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen Are Taking Your Questions

Two best buddies will be the next celebs to take a seat on the big gray Ask a Star couch at Broadway.com studios! Can you guess who this dynamic duo is? We’ll give you a hint—one captained the starship Enterprise and one hid magical rings while rocking a flowing white beard. It’s Sir Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen ...

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Celebrate a Super-Sized Opening Night with No Man’s Land & Waiting For Godot Pals Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart

Celebrate a Super-Sized Opening Night with No Man’s Land & Waiting For Godot Pals Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart

Stage and screen buddies Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart are proving two heads are better than one (and two shows, too!) in Waiting For Godot and No Man’s Land—catch up with the stars on opening night!

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Lord of the Rings Lovefest! Liv Tyler & Orlando Bloom Cheer on Ian McKellen Backstage at Waiting For Godot

Lord of the Rings Lovefest! Liv Tyler & Orlando Bloom Cheer on Ian McKellen Backstage at Waiting For Godot

Gandalf the Grey was visited by two very special elves (well, one elf and one half-elf) at the Cort Theatre! Stage and screen fave Ian McKellen had a super-sized celebration on November 24, when Waiting For Godot and No Man’s Land, playing in repertory, both opened on Broadway. Tons of his Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit co-stars took ...

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Waiting for Godot & No Man's Land Star Ian McKellen Ready to Leave Broadway With a 'Bang'

Waiting for Godot & No Man's Land Star Ian McKellen Ready to Leave Broadway With a 'Bang'

Tony winner, Olivier winner and Oscar nominee Sir Ian McKellen is currently starring in Waiting for Godot and No Man’s Land in repertory at the Cort Theare and says that this may be his last appearance on the Great White Way. The legendary actor told Entertainment Weekly,  “I think this will be my last outing to Broadway, probably, so I ...

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Godot and No Man’s Land Star Billy Crudup on Arcadia, Almost Famous & His Most Challenging Roles

Godot and No Man’s Land Star Billy Crudup on Arcadia, Almost Famous & His Most Challenging Roles

Few young stage actors can resist the lure of Hollywood once they’ve gotten a breakout film role. Billy Crudup, on the other hand, has made theater a priority for almost two decades, seeking out complex character roles that require much more than movie star handsomeness. Between screen credits in Almost Famous, Big Fish, Watchmen, Too Big to Fail and many ...

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Meet Didi & Gogo! Get an Absurd First Look at Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen in Waiting For Godot

Meet Didi & Gogo! Get an Absurd First Look at Patrick Stewart & Ian McKellen in Waiting For Godot
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Best pals Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart are teaming up to star in Waiting For Godot on Broadway, and we’ve got a first look at the two stars in the iconic Samuel Beckett play. Directed by Sean Mathias, the duo performed Waiting For Godot in London in 2009, and are reuniting to bring the absurdist tragicomedy to the New York ...

Good Show! PBS Will Air British Comedy Series Vicious, Starring Ian McKellen & Derek Jacobi, in the U.S.

Good Show! PBS Will Air British Comedy Series Vicious, Starring Ian McKellen & Derek Jacobi, in the U.S.

Sir Ian McKellen is taking over the world. Evidence? He's starring on Broadway in Waiting For Godot and No Man's Land, and he'll be back on the silver screen as Gandalf in December with The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and again in May 2014 as Magneto in X-Men: Days of Future Past. He will also play a retired Sherlock ...

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Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman & More Go Back in Time in X-Men: Days of Future Past Trailer

Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman & More Go Back in Time in X-Men: Days of Future Past Trailer

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are currently starring on Broadway as the responsible Vladimir and absent-minded Estragon, respectively, in Waiting For Godot (they're also playing Hirst and Spooner in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land, which is playing in rep with Godot), but they are perhaps more well-known as Professor X and Magneto in the X-Men film franchise. In the brand ...

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No Man’s Land & Waiting For Godot, Starring Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart, Begin Broadway Performances

No Man’s Land & Waiting For Godot, Starring Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart, Begin Broadway Performances

No, you’re not seeing double—Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are starring in two Broadway shows at once! Performances for Waiting For Godot and No Man’s Land in repertory begin October 26 at the Cort Theatre. Directed by Sean Mathias, Godot, by Samuel Beckett, and No Man’s Land, by Harold Pinter, both feature the same cast and will be performed ...

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Double Take! Tickets On Sale for Waiting For Godot & No Man’s Land, Starring Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart

Double Take! Tickets On Sale for Waiting For Godot & No Man’s Land, Starring Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart

Tickets are now on sale for not one, but two beloved plays starring stage and screen buddies Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart: Waiting For Godot and No Man’s Land. Waiting For Godot begins performances October 26 at the Cort Theatre, which will be performed on an alternating schedule with No Man's Land. Directed by Sean Mathias, opening night is set ...

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Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Buddy Roles Should Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart Do Next?

Weekend Poll: Which Broadway Buddy Roles Should Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart Do Next?

Move over, Lane and Broderick—there’s a new pair of performing pals in town! Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart will hit the stage together this fall in Broadway revivals of Waiting for Godot and No Man’s Land, performed in repertory at the Cort Theatre beginning October 26. Well, the pair met the press this week, and we immediately got to thinking ...

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Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart & the Gents of Waiting For Godot & No Man’s Land Meet the Press

Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart & the Gents of Waiting For Godot & No Man’s Land Meet the Press
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What do you get when two best friends co-star in two beloved plays at the same time? Broadway revivals of Waiting for Godot and No Man’s Land, both starring Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in repertory at the Cort Theatre. The pals met the press on September 24 alongside their co-stars, Broadway mainstays Billy Crudup and Shuler Hensley. Helmed by ...

Ian McKellen to Play a Retired Sherlock Holmes in Bill Condon's Film A Slight Trick of the Mind

Ian McKellen to Play a Retired Sherlock Holmes in Bill Condon's Film A Slight Trick of the Mind

Elementary, my dear theater fans! Tony winner and Oscar nominee Ian McKellen will play a retired Sherlock Holmes in a new film from Dreamgirls and Breaking Dawn director Bill Condon. According to Deadline.com, A Slight Trick of the Mind will be set in 1947 and will follow Holmes living out his twilight years in a Sussex village with his ...

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Billy Crudup & Shuler Hensley to Join Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in Broadway Run of No Man's Land & Waiting for Godot

Billy Crudup & Shuler Hensley to Join Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in Broadway Run of No Man's Land & Waiting for Godot

Tony winners Billy Crudup and Shuler Hensley will join Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart for the Broadway repetoire mounting of No Man's Land and Waiting for Godot. Directed by Sean Mathias, the production begins performances October 26 at the Cort Theatre with opening night set for November 24. 

Crudup earned a Tony for The Coast of Utopia and received ...

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