John Patrick Shanley’s new play, “Prodigal Son,” lavishes an inordinate amount of attention on a sensitive 15-year-old working-class kid bearing a striking resemblance to the playwright, who says as much in a program note. 556 more words
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Richard Linklater is one of the few American directors currently working who defies auteur theory. Refusing to make the same time and time again, Linklater’s extended filmography includes a romantic trilogy ( 586 more words
Robert Sean Leonard is among the actors who have signed on to the cast of “Prodigal Son,” the new play written and directed by John Patrick Shanley and set to have its world premiere early next year in an Off Broadway production from Manhattan Theater Club. 196 more words
One of my favourite films is Peter Weir’s Dead Poet’s Society, in which Robert Sean Leonard features as the tortured Neil Perry who discovers his love of theatre and gets the lead in a local production of… 289 more words
THE BARBICAN THEATRE
This stirring stage revival captures the essence of Harper Lee’s classic novel.
To Kill A Mockingbird has inspired countless readers with its potent mix of deadly bigotry and moral courage in a 1930s small Southern town, all seen through the eyes of a child. 591 more words