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Remembering Producer Liz McCann

Linda Winer: “She thrived on the gamble, what she relished as the “craziness” of her unlikely life and this “business of strange accidents.” – American Theatre
Tags: Art, People, Linda Winer, Liz McCann


Jeanine Tesori—Holding Center Stage

Video presentations and photography by Molly Sheridan Transcription by Julia Lu Having the opportunity to spend an hour talking with Jeanine Tesori is very hard to do these days. Having just finished working with Tazewell Thompson on Blue, an extremely timely opera about the aftermath of an African-American teenager being killed by the police which premieres next summer at Glimmerglass, she’s been on-call all week for Steven Spielberg’s new screen adaptation of Leonard Bernstein’s West Side Stor...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, London, Obama, China, New York City, Religion, Angels, Disney, America, Los Angeles, David, Pennsylvania, United States, Arkansas, Stephen Sondheim


Theater Talk: The Critics Chime in on Their Favorite Shows of the Season

This week THEATER TALK presentsthe Season's-End Critics panel - with Peter Marks of The Washington Post, Terry Teachout of THE WALL Street Journal, Elisabeth Vincentelli of The New York Times amp The New Yorker, and Linda Winer of Newsday - discussing the notable plays of Spring 2017 on Broadway. Then, Tony winner Joel Greyjoins co-hosts Michael Riedel of the New York Post and Susan Haskins to talk about his revealing memoir, 'Master of Ceremonies' Flatiron Books. The episode also features a sur...
Tags: New York Post, Theatre, New York Times, The Washington Post, Tony, Michael Musto, Newsday, Terry Teachout, Michael Riedel, Susan Haskins, Peter Marks, Linda Winer, Theater Talk, Elisabeth Vincentelli, Joel Greyjoins


Critics Rehash the Season, Joel Grey Stops by This Week's THEATER TALK

This week THEATER TALK presents Part Two of the Season's-End Critics panel - with Peter Marks of The Washington Post, Terry Teachout of THE WALL Street Journal, Elisabeth Vincentelli of The New York Times amp The New Yorker, and Linda Winer of Newsday - discussing the notable plays of Spring 2017 on Broadway. Then, Tony winner Joel Grey joins co-hosts Michael Riedel of the New York Post and Susan Haskins to talk about his revealing memoir, 'Master of Ceremonies' Flatiron Books. The episode also ...
Tags: New York Post, Theatre, New York Times, The Washington Post, Tony, Michael Musto, Newsday, Terry Teachout, Joel Grey, Michael Riedel, BWW News Desk, Susan Haskins, Peter Marks, Linda Winer, Elisabeth Vincentelli


Critics to Rehash the Season & Joel Grey to Stop by This Week's THEATER TALK

This week THEATER TALK presents Part Two of the Season's-End Critics panel - with Peter Marks of The Washington Post, Terry Teachout of THE WALL Street Journal, Elisabeth Vincentelli of The New York Times amp The New Yorker, and Linda Winer of Newsday - discussing the notable plays of Spring 2017 on Broadway. Then, Tony winner Joel Grey joins co-hosts Michael Riedel of the New York Post and Susan Haskins to talk about his revealing memoir, 'Master of Ceremonies' Flatiron Books. The episode also ...
Tags: New York Post, Theatre, New York Times, The Washington Post, Tony, Michael Musto, Newsday, Terry Teachout, Joel Grey, Michael Riedel, BWW News Desk, Susan Haskins, Peter Marks, Linda Winer, Elisabeth Vincentelli


Critics Marks, Teachout, Vincentelli and Winer Set for THEATER TALK's 'Season's-End' Episodes

Season's-End Critics, Part One - with Peter Marks of The Washington Post, Terry Teachout of the Wall Street Journal, Elisabeth Vincentelli of The New York Times amp The New Yorker, and Linda Winer of Newsday - features the venerable critics reviewing the past season and discussing theater coverage in the Digital Age. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, New York Times, The Washington Post, Newsday, Terry Teachout, Winer, BWW News Desk, Peter Marks, Linda Winer, Elisabeth Vincentelli, Teachout Vincentelli


Photo Flash: INDECENT's Paula Vogel Talks Career with Linda Winer for LPTW

On Monday, the League of Professional Theatre Women LPTW, a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting visibility and increasing opportunities for women in the professional theatre, welcomedTony Award nominated and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel, who received this year's Lifetime Achievement Obie Award and whose critically-acclaimed Indecent is nominated for a 2017 Tony Award for Best New Play.Vogeldiscussed her extensive body of work in theatre, film and TV, with Drama Cr...
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk, Paula Vogel, Linda Winer, League of Professional Theatre Women LPTW, Linda Winer BroadwayWorld


INDECENT Playwright Paula Vogel to Chat Career with Linda Winer for LPTW

On Monday, June 5 at 600 pm, the League of Professional Theatre Women LPTW, a not-for-profit organization committed to promoting visibility and increasing opportunities for women in the professional theatre, is presenting Tony Award nominated and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright PAULA VOGEL, whose critically-acclaimed Indecent is nominated for a 2017 Tony Award for Best New Play and she is Lifetime Achievement Obie Award this month. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, BWW News Desk, Paula Vogel, Linda Winer


Why Linda Winer Is Quitting Her Job As A Theatre Critic After 30 Years

"Winer’s beef, it should be clear, is not with her employers, about whom she had nothing but kind words in a brief interview today. She’s instead stepping down in protest over (or surrender to) the apparent collective indifference of readers to arts criticism, as a chill wind of click metrics has blown through the profession […]
Tags: Art, Theatre, Winer, Linda Winer, 04.25.17


Newsday Theatre Critic Linda Winer Resigns

According to a recent interview with American Theatre, longtime theatre reviewer for Newsday, Linda Winer, has resigned. She explains 'Newspapers have to go in a different direction, and I actually don't want to go in that direction. I hope I'm still going to be able to do reviewing, but I don't know. I'm not hopping to another job, for first time in my life. I don't have a plan. But I want to do more satisfying writing.' [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Theatre, Newsday, BWW News Desk, Newsday Theatre, Linda Winer