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Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.


Theatre Reviews

Billy & Ray

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
Writer/director Billy Wilder works with novelist Raymond Chandler to adopt the shoddy little pulp novel "Double Indemnity" into a screenplay, in this new play at The Vineyard Theatre.


By Steve Weinstein | Oct 21
Operating on all cylinders, this Pulitzer-winning drama dives into the heart of the ambiguity we all feel toward Islams & the Moslems in our midst, whether we know it or not.

Fallen Angels

By J. Peter Bergman | Oct 21
Bravo to Kate Gulliver for choosing one of Noel Coward's funniest one-joke comedies to direct at the Ghent Playhouse, the story of two best friends who have an affair with the same man.


Theatre Features

Playwright Billy Porter Wants to Live

By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 14
Tony Award-winning actor Billy Porter opens up about his latest stint as playwright on the semi-autobiographical play "While I Yet Live."

Robert Patrick: One of Nation's Oldest Gay Playwrights on Being Part of Theater History

By Henrik Eger | Oct 10
Robert Patrick is the author of "Kennedy's Children" and "The Haunted Host," one of America's oldest gay plays, now celebrating its 50th anniversary. He opens up about his colorful past in this interview.

Interview with Martin Sherman Author of 'Bent'

By Michael Cox | Oct 8
Martin Sherman's Holocaust drama "Bent" is one of the most influential gay plays of the last half-century in the way that it brings gay characters and history into the mainstream. We speak to Sherman about "Bent" and about his life creating theatre.


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