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Stop the Presses: Old, Tired 'The Front Page' Limps Back to Broadway

The Front Page—that tired, old farce from 1928 about the rowdy, tough talking days of cigar-chomping, ink-stained wretches yelling, “Stop the presses, I got a story that will break this town wide open!” before print journalism was decimated by the internet and (God forbid!) a plague called political correctness—is back on Broadway for its fifth hip replacement. 802 more words

Rex Reed

THEATRE REVIEW: The intelligent homosexual's guide to capitalism and socialism with a key to the Scriptures


WHERE: Hampstead Theatre

WHEN: 19/10, runs to 26/11

We missed the third act of this three-and-a-half hour epic after receiving some bad news in the second interval. 305 more words


Critics and Stars Collide at 'The Front Page' Broadway Opening

The crowd at the Oct. 20 performance of Broadway’s “The Front Page” included some faces you don’t see every day at a Broadway opening: Critics, hunched in aisle seats with their notebooks at the ready. 486 more words


Broadway Review: 'The Front Page' With John Slattery, Nathan Lane

Ah, those were the golden days of journalism, when big cities like Chicago were infested with cheesy tabloids, and cynical reporters crammed themselves into squalid press rooms to write (or fabricate) sensational news stories. 591 more words


Nathan Lane's The News In Scott Rudin's Star-Packed 'Front Page' Revival

There are a couple of ways to go in reviewing a new revival of The Front Page. One could bemoan the demise of hard copy and the glory days of tabloid journalism, not to mention of Broadway itself. 993 more words

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NEWS: Rufus Norris Announces National Theatre's 2017 Programme

At a press conference this morning, Artistic Director Rufus Norris confirmed details of the National Theatre’s 2017 programme. 

The 2017 season at the theatre will include four world premieres as well as two European premieres, that includes star studded casting including Imelda Staunton, Olivia Coleman, Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield. 519 more words

Movie Review - Mouse Hunt (1997)

~ Spoiler Free Movie Review: “Mouse Hunt” Directed by: Gore Verbinski ~

Summary: When their father passes away, Ernie (Nathan Lane) and Lars Smuntz (Lee Evans), inherit a dying string factory and a decrepit mansion. 255 more words