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Dewey Moss’s provocative family drama centers on the aftermath of a senseless shooting. Yet the central debate of the play here isn’t about gun control. THE CRUSADE OF CONNOR STEPHENS eschews easy answers and ripped-from-the-headlines relevance in favor of a more challenging exploration of clashing ideologies. 436 more words

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BROADWAYWORLD: Hershey Felder Stars as Leonard Bernstein in MAESTRO This Fall at 59E59 Theaters

Hershey Felder will be starring as Leonard Bernstein in Maestro at 59E59 Theaters this fall  from August 31 to October 16!

Maestro spans the entire 20th Century combining Bernstein’s personal story, his original music and the music that inspired him.” 7 more words

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Written and directed by Alan Ayckbourn

In an era when words like “searing”, “innovative” and “immersive” leap from the pages of theatrical press releases, it’s encouraging to see that, in the right hands, a traditional, well-made, problem play can still move audiences and speak to present day social issues. 633 more words

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By Philip Ridley

Directed by David Mercatali

As building and loan president Peter Bailey memorably declares in It’s a Wonderful Life, “It’s deep in the race for a man to want his own roof and walls and fireplace”. 699 more words

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Brits off Broadway - Dillie Keane 

Wish I was in New York right now, but for those of you lucky enough to be, here is one not to miss @ 59E59… 32 more words

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By James Fritz

Directed by Thomas Martin

In James Fritz’s pained, somewhat unfocused exploration of marital malaise, the words “until death do you part” take on an ironic meaning. 518 more words

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New York Times: 59E59 Announces Season

59E59 has announced their summer season, which will include Hershey Felder as the famed teacher, conductor and composer Leonard Bernstein in “Maestro.” The show will run from August 31 through October 16. 14 more words

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