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Wednesday, Sep 16, 2015

“Amazing Grace” Posts Closing Notice

“Amazing Grace” Posts Closing Notice

The new musical will say goodbye to Broadway on Oct. 25.

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015

Michael Shannon Joins 'Long Day’s Journey Into Night'

Michael Shannon Joins 'Long Day’s Journey Into Night'

The Oscar nominee will return to Broadway alongside Jessica Lange and Gabriel Byrne.

Thursday, Jul 16, 2015

Review: Josh Young, Chuck Cooper in 'Amazing Grace'

Review: Josh Young, Chuck Cooper in 'Amazing Grace'

A one-time police officer has written an earnest original musical about young Englishman John Newton, who came of age as Britain sat atop an empire of slavery.

Thursday, Apr 16, 2015

New Musical About Creation of “Amazing Grace” Will Sing on Broadway

New Musical About Creation of “Amazing Grace” Will Sing on Broadway

There’s a new musical coming to the Great White Way this summer about the true story behind the creation of one of America’s most popular songs.

Thursday, Jan 17, 2013

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

"Picnic": What the Critics Thought

New York critics lauded the performances of stage veterans Ellen Burstyn, Reed Birney and Mare Winningham, but wanted more “sizzle” between the two leads

Friday, Oct 5, 2012

“Grace” Review: That’s Paul Rudd in the Corner

“Grace” Review: That’s Paul Rudd in the Corner

Playwright Craig Wright asks provocative questions about God in "Grace," starring Rudd and Michael Shannon. Ultimately, his own feelings become transparent.

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