Jeff Lunden appears in the following:
Sunday, June 07, 2015
It's a quiet afternoon at the Tex-Mex restaurant in Brooklyn where playwright Robert Askins works the day shift twice a week. Even though his play, Hand to God, is on Broadway and he's got a Tony nomination, Askins says he enjoys interacting with the regulars, most of whom know about ...
Monday, May 11, 2015
Saturday, May 02, 2015
Director Bartlett Sher has been familiar with Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein's The King and I since he performed it in high school, but he didn't learn the actual history behind the musical until he started working on a critically lauded revival that recently received nine Tony nominations. ...
Tuesday, April 07, 2015
Saturday, April 04, 2015
Mothers in prison rarely get to see their children, let alone touch them or sing them a lullaby. But female inmates in New York City are getting a little help with the singing, thanks to Carnegie Hall. For the last few years, Carnegie has sponsored the Lullaby Project, which ...
Sunday, March 08, 2015
The last time Dame Helen Mirren and author Peter Morgan collaborated, it was for the movie The Queen, and she took home an Oscar. Now the two are working together again, this time on a play called The Audience. It's about the relationship between Queen Elizabeth II and her prime ...
Monday, February 16, 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Saturday, December 27, 2014
New York is saying goodbye to another historic building. Steinway Hall, the main showroom for Steinway & Sons pianos, will be moving to a new location, leaving its home of almost 90 years on 57th Street near Carnegie Hall. The first floor has been designated a landmark and will be ...
Monday, December 08, 2014
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II may have been one of the most successful writing teams in Broadway history — think of Oklahoma! and The Sound of Music, just to name a couple of their hits.
In 1947, they were at the top of their game. Rodgers told a radio ...
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
Sunday, October 05, 2014
Peter Brook is truly the grand old man of world theater. He became famous with his productions at the Royal Shakespeare Company in the early 1960s; wrote the seminal theater text The Empty Space; and started the International Centre for Theatre Research in Paris, where he developed such plays as ...