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Edward Albee

  1. theater review
    Theater Review: Three Tall Women, Three Great ActressesLaurie Metcalf and Alison Pill and Glenda Jackson, yeah.
  2. theater review
    Theater Review: Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo, AgainIs a serviceable revival of a familiar play worth staging?
  3. theater
    Edward Albee’s Final Wish Was for His Unfinished Work to Be Completely DestroyedThe late, great playwright died last September and made some striking requests in his will.
  4. hollywood signs
    Why Is the Edward Albee Estate Afraid of a Black Virginia Woolf?And should playwrights get a posthumous say in who performs their work?
  5. close reads
    Donald Glover, Atlanta, and Black Justin BieberAtlanta’s comedy of menace.
  6. obit
    Edward Albee Saw Life As a Cosmic JokeThe playwright literally couldn’t imagine being closeted, in any way.
  7. edward albee
    Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Edward Albee Dies at 88The cause of death has not been disclosed.
  8. profile
    How Edward Albee Was Still Redefining HimselfThe playwright used to get compared to his own merciless, apocalyptically bickering characters. Now 84, with a new production of Woolf set to open next week, he’s thawing — a little.
  9. profile
    How Edward Albee Was Still Redefining HimselfThe playwright used to get compared to his own merciless, apocalyptically bickering characters. Now 84, with a new production of Woolf set to open next week, he’s thawing — a little.
  10. theater
    The Cast of A Delicate Balance on Living Up to Edward AlbeeGetting it right is a challenge.
  11. stage dive
    Theater Review: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?It can’t shock the way it once did, but it sure does land its punches.
  12. stage dive
    The Stage Dive Weekend ReviewTribes, An Iliad, and more.
  13. stage dive
    Stage Dive: Get This Virginia Woolf to Broadway, Even If We Have to Build a Theater!The Steppenwolf production at the Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., is a bigger, badder version of the Albee classic, starring the brilliant Tracy Letts.
  14. Foodievents
    Chanterelle Shows Off Three Decades of Menu CoversFrom Robert Mapplethorpe’s to Allen Ginsberg’s, they’re all here.
  15. gossipmonger
    A-Rod Vexed by Thoughts of Madonna and JesusA duo that has otherwise soothed minds for centuries! Plus, someone had sex on Donald Trump’s boardroom table and got fired for it.
  16. Clarification
    A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints: De Santos vs. Santos’ Party HouseBoth are owned by rockers, but one is an Italian restaurant in the West Village and the other is a downtown dance den.
  17. neighborhood watch
    Staten Island Has a Turkey Overpopulation ProblemEdward Albee is being used to market a condo, a cat-beating sicko lurks the streets of Queens, and Staten Island turkeys are being given mandatory abortions. The city’s gone mad, in our daily boroughs report.
  18. apropos of nothing
    It’s Edward Albee Day! How Will You Celebrate?Perhaps a booze-soaked argument with your caustic spouse? Or a sex scandal?
  19. news reel
    Playwright Edward Albee Admits That He’s Knocked UpThe three-time Pulitzer winner proved to be especially coherent.
  20. the industry
    Tom Hanks Prepares to Grow That ‘Da Vinci’ Mullet AgainPlus industry news on Michael Mann, Robert De Niro, and Jamie Foxx.
  21. the industry
    George Clooney: LazyPlus: Industry news about J.J. Abrams and Nirvana!
  22. the industry
    Jack Black: ‘Man-Witch’!
  23. gossipmonger
    Who’s Afraid of the Wall of Sound?The judge in the Phil Spector case informed a law-school symposium that Spector better not lie under oath. Edward Albee once stole a typewriter. Tom Ford thinks he’s getting too old to care about sex. John Mayer hit on a bunch of girls at Stereo but left solo. Among the items in the gift bag at the Museum of Sex benefit last week: a vibrator and a Mandy Moore single. Burglars who broke into Michael Cox Witmer’s penthouse neglected to take any of his valuable paintings. Kid Rock left a party at Cannes because Pam Anderson was there. Jennifer Esposito may have dined and dashed. Taylor “MMMBop” Hanson mused on Paris Hilton. Drew Carey is an excellent tipper. Jennifer Tilly gets free biscuits at Popeye’s because of her star turn in Bride of Chucky. A story in L’Uomo Vogue claims that Tipper Gore and Bob Dole used the same plastic surgeon.
  24. news reel
    Theater People on ‘The Sopranos’: It’s Tony vs. the Tonys!