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Legendary Playwright Edward Albee Dead At 88

The three-time Pulitzer Prize winner passed away at his home in Montauk, New York on Friday (16Sep16) after a brief illness, according to his assistant Jackob Holder. Albee wrote his first play,...

Glenn Close's Broadway Return Draws Mixed Reviews

Glenn Close has received mixed reviews for her first Broadway role in 20 years in a revival of Edward Albee drama A Delicate Balance, which has been branded both "blistering" and "blunt" by New York's...

Glenn Close Returning To Broadway In A Delicate Balance Revival

Actress Glenn Close is set to return to the Broadway stage for the first time in 20 years in a revival of Edward Albee's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama A Delicate Balance, alongside John Lithgow.Close and Lithgow...

Tracy Letts Delights Us Again On Broadway In 'Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf'

Edward Albee's derisive, acerbic and witty 1962 play 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?', now starring Tracy Letts and Amy Morton, has undergone a re-vamp and a re-debut at the Booth Theatre on Broadway, celebrating exactly...

Who’S Afraid Of Virginia Woolf: Tracy Letts’ Acting Prowess Confirmed

A new production of Edward Albee’s classic play ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf’ has opened at the Booth theatre in New York, starring Amy Morton, Tracy Letts, Madison Dirks and Carrie Coon.This current production opened...

Playwright Edward Albee Recovering From Heart Surgery

Playwright Edward Albee is recovering after undergoing open-heart surgery this summer (12).The Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? author was advised by doctors earlier this year (12) to add his name to a waiting list for...

Thespian Forsythe Dies At 88

Broadway, New York star HENDERSON FORSYTHE has died in Virginia. He was 88. The Tony Award-winning actor made his Broadway debut in THE CELLAR + THE WELL in 1950, and became a sensation as SHERIFF...

Playwright Albee To Share His Skills With Princeton Students

Playwright EDWARD ALBEE has signed on to teach at America's Princeton University as part of the Theatre Playwriting Fellowship programme. The Tony-award winning WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? writer will become a professor at the...

Light In The Piazza, Spamalot And Doubt Big Winners At Tony Awards

Musical THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA took home six awards at last night's (05JUN05) TONY AWARDS, which honoured the best Broadway stage shows in New York over the last year. A love story set...

Turner Has Knee Op For Dream Role

Movie star KATHLEEN TURNER has had her right knee replaced so she can perform her dream role on Broadway, New York, pain free. The BODY HEAT star admits she has been hankering to play...

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