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Misery For David Mamet As The Anarchist Is Cut Short

By Hayley Avron | 5th December 2012

It’s a bad time for the playwright David Mamet right now. His new play, The Anarchist, starring Debra Winger and Patti LuPone will close on December 16, 2012, it has been announced. The play opened...

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Critic Pans David Mamet's The Anarchist: "Theatregoers Will Walk Out"

By Michael West | 3rd December 2012

David Mamet's new play The Anarchist opened at the Golden Theatre in New York City on Sunday (December 2, 2012), though the majority of critics panned the show that tells the story of two actresses...

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Patti Lupone And Mandy Patinkin Reunite After 30 Years

22nd November 2011

Patti Lupone and her former 'Evita' co-star Mandy Patinkin have reunited on Broadway for the first time in 30 years. The duo star in 'An Evening with Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin', touted as a...

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Patti Lupone Almost Gave Up Career Due To Slur

16th November 2011

Beloved singer/actress Patti Lupone almost ended her lengthy Broadway career this year (11) after a noted composer scolded the veteran for having a "lazy tongue".The Evita star was appearing in Stephen Sondheim's Lincoln Center production...

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Jennifer Lopez To Play Carmen Sandiego

4th November 2011

Jennifer Lopez is set to star in the film adaptation of computer game turned animated TV series 'Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego?'The 'American Idol' judge will produce and reportedly take on the lead...

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Jennifer Lopez Joins Parker Cast

8th August 2011

Jennifer Lopez is to star opposite Jason Statham in 'Parker'.The singer-and-actress and Nick Nolte join the previously announced British actor in the cast of Taylor Hackford's forthcoming thriller, which is based on Donald Westlake's novel...

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Tony Danza Shares Birthday With The Queen

21st April 2011

Tony Danza, the Italian-American actor, is celebrating his 60th birthday today, the same day that Queen Elizabeth Ii turns 85. The actor rose to fame playing the cab driver turned part time boxer 'Tony Banta'...

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Barbara Streisand In Talks For Gypsy Remake

6th January 2011

Barbara Streisand is in talks to star in a cinematic version of 1959 musical 'Gypsy'. The Hollywood legend has entered into discussions with Stephen Sondheim and Arthur Laurents to play the part of Mama Rose...

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Lupone To Lead Nervous Breakdown Musical

27th July 2010

New York theatre veteran PATTI LUPONE and BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL are to take Spanish director PEDRO ALMODOVAR's 1988 movie WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF A NERVOUS BREAKDOWN to Broadway.The film has been turned into a...

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Lupone Blames California State For 'Tax Mistake'

16th October 2009

Veteran Broadway star PATTI LUPONE has been left "greatly upset" by reports she has fallen behind on her tax payments, accusing California state officials of making a "mistake".The actress/singer recently had a $9,983 (£6,655) tax...

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62nd Tony Awards Nominees Announced

14th May 2008

The list of the nominees for the 62nd Tony Awards has been announced. They include Tom Stoppard for best play and playwright for "Rock and Roll".Laurence Fishburne, Rufus Sewell, Patrick Stewart and Mark Rylance are...

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Les Miserables Gears Up For Record

29th September 2006

Epic musical LES MISERABLES will make theatre history on 8 October (06) when it becomes the longest-running musical ever to play on either Broadway or the West End. The London production will celebrate its 21st...

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