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Off Broadway Review: John Patrick Shanley's 'Prodigal Son'

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


Richard Linklater boldly experimented with Tape, to mixed results

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


TAPE (2001) USA

For a film that takes place all in real time, “tape” is very much about time. On the surface it  plays out like an old suspenseful episode of the Twilight Zone. 293 more words


Films 89 & 90 | Dead Poets Society & Legend

Dead Poets Society

Peter Weir’s film about the impact of an unorthodox and inspirational teacher at a strict, middle-class boarding school in the 1950’s.

Robin Williams is that teacher, Mr. 385 more words

Robert Sean Leonard to Star in John Patrick Shanley's New Play

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


Drawing: Robert Sean Leonard in To Kill a Mockingbird

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




 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