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Chicago Tribune
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebrationbased on Wilson's own unfilmed screenplay (Wilson died in 2005), further revise
'Inquiring Nuns' sets the stage for a Kartemquin celebration
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
based on Wilson's own unfilmed screenplay (Wilson died in 2005), further revised by another great American playwright, Tony Kushner. Washington's two previous feature film directing credits are "Antwone Fisher" (2002) and "The Great Debaters"... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Steppenwolf's 'Byhalia' explores race, class"La Havana Madrid," a play inspired by the 1960s Chicago nightclub, at 7:30 p.m
Theater events: Steppenwolf's 'Byhalia' explores race, class
Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
"La Havana Madrid," a play inspired by the 1960s Chicago nightclub, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 22; Calamity West's "Tony Kushner Considers Writing a Gay Fantasia Based on National Themes," about a young playwright struggling with characters... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
'Dream' Weekend“Broken Glass” by Arthur Miller, directed by Alan Blumenfeld; “Angels in Americ
'Dream' Weekend
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
“Broken Glass” by Arthur Miller, directed by Alan Blumenfeld; “Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches” by Tony Kushner, directed by Apollo Dukakis; “A Raisin in the Sun” by Lorraine Hansberry, directed by Saundra McClain; two... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 16changing economics, all the company's subsequent circus shows would be held in
July 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
changing economics, all the company's subsequent circus shows would be held in arenas. 1956: Playwright and screenwriter Tony Kushner is born in New York City. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1993 for his play "Angels in America: A... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 16, 2016Pinchas Zukerman is 68. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 68. Rock composer-musician
This day in history, July 16, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Pinchas Zukerman is 68. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 68. Rock composer-musician Stewart Copeland is 64. Playwright Tony Kushner is 60. Dancer Michael Flatley is 58. Actress Phoebe Cates is 53. Actor Paul Hipp is 53. Actor Daryl "Chill"... Read more
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New Kerala
Oscar Isaac in Steven Spielberg's film? - newkerala.com #91059Tony Kushner is adapting the script based on David Kertzer's novel of the same
Oscar Isaac in Steven Spielberg's film? - newkerala.com #91059
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Tony Kushner is adapting the script based on David Kertzer's novel of the same name. The novel tells the story of a young Jewish boy in Bologna, Italy in 1858 who, having been secretly baptised, is forcibly taken from his family to be raised as a... Read more
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dna
Oscar Isaac joins Mark Rylance in new Steven Spielberg dramawill start working on the true-life religious drama after he wraps the sci-fi t
Oscar Isaac joins Mark Rylance in new Steven Spielberg drama
dna / Posted 9 days ago
will start working on the true-life religious drama after he wraps the sci-fi thriller Ready Player One, reported Variety. Tony Kushner is adapting the script based on David Kertzer's novel. The true story centers on a 6-year-old Jewish boy in... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryPinchas Zukerman is 68. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 68. Rock composer-musician
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
Pinchas Zukerman is 68. Actor-singer Ruben Blades is 68. Rock composer-musician Stewart Copeland is 64. Playwright Tony Kushner is 60. Dancer Michael Flatley is 58. Actress Phoebe Cates is 53. Actor Paul Hipp is 53. Actor Daryl "Chill"... Read more
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/Film
A Oscar Isaac Steven Spielberg Collaboration is Coming in The Kidnapping of Edgardo MortaraIf I had to guess, Isaac will probably be playing another key figure in the chu
A Oscar Isaac Steven Spielberg Collaboration is Coming in The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara
/Film / Posted 10 days ago
If I had to guess, Isaac will probably be playing another key figure in the church, but we’ll have to wait to find out. Tony Kushner, who previously wrote Munich for Spielberg, is adapting the book. That previous collaboration between the two... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Oscar Isaac to Join Mark Rylance in New Steven Spielberg DramaSpielberg is putting together the true life religious drama to tackle after he
Oscar Isaac to Join Mark Rylance in New Steven Spielberg Drama
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Spielberg is putting together the true life religious drama to tackle after he wraps the sci-fi thriller Ready Player One. Tony Kushner, who worked on Spielberg’s Lincoln and Munich, wrote the script adapting the David Kertzer novel, which has been... Read more
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Variety
Oscar Isaac to Star in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara’in the religious drama. Spielberg would shoot “Edgardo” in the first quarter of
Oscar Isaac to Star in Steven Spielberg’s ‘Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara’
Variety / Posted 10 days ago
in the religious drama. Spielberg would shoot “Edgardo” in the first quarter of 2017 after he finishes “Ready Player One.” Tony Kushner is adapting the script based on David Kertzer’s novel. “Edgardo Mortara” tells the story of a young Jewish boy... Read more
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J Weekly
9 Jewish LGBTQ activists you should knowyou surveyed Americans about the most important works of art symbolizing the LG
9 Jewish LGBTQ activists you should know
J Weekly / Posted 26 days ago
you surveyed Americans about the most important works of art symbolizing the LGBTQ community’s struggles and triumphs, Tony Kushner’s play “Angels in America” would likely be near the top of the list. The epic two-part opus, which examines the... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Kushner’s ‘Angels in America’ still relevant in revivalchampioned strangers and people falling through the proverbial cracks in their
Kushner’s ‘Angels in America’ still relevant in revival
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
championed strangers and people falling through the proverbial cracks in their admonitions to Israelites. Not surprisingly, Tony Kushner seems to extrapolate this message to both Jews and non-Jews struggling to be accepted in his two-part... Read more
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Slate
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 YearsTwenty-five years ago this summer, Tony Kushner’s Angels in America premiered i
How Angels in America Became the Defining Work of American Art of the Past 25 Years
Slate / Posted 26 days ago
Twenty-five years ago this summer, Tony Kushner’s Angels in America premiered in the tiny Eureka Theatre in San Francisco’s Mission District. Within two years it had won the Pulitzer Prize and begun a New York run that would dominate the Tony Awards... Read more
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JTA
9 Jewish LGBTQ activists you should knowminister or called Reverend Drescher,” she told The New York Times. “Love is lo
9 Jewish LGBTQ activists you should know
JTA / Posted 28 days ago
minister or called Reverend Drescher,” she told The New York Times. “Love is love. I’m not a divisionist; I am a uniter.” Tony Kushner attending the “Mike Nichols: American Masters” world premiere at The Paley Center for Media in New York City,... Read more
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Variety
Oscar Race at the 2016 Halfway Mark: Diversity & ConfusionLiam Neeson, Paramount); “Fences” (Denzel Washington starring in and directing
Oscar Race at the 2016 Halfway Mark: Diversity & Confusion
Variety / Posted a month ago
Liam Neeson, Paramount); “Fences” (Denzel Washington starring in and directing the August Wilson adaptation, scripted by Tony Kushner; also Paramount); and “Hidden Figures” (director, Theodore Melfi; with Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson; Fox... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Game of Thrones,' Shark Week, Jimi HendrixLight, Matthew Broderick, Bernadette Peters, Billy Porter, Edie Falco, Joel Gre
'Game of Thrones,' Shark Week, Jimi Hendrix
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
Light, Matthew Broderick, Bernadette Peters, Billy Porter, Edie Falco, Joel Grey, Matthew Morrison, Michael Musto and Tony Kushner. A previous honoree, the cast of "Orange Is the New Black," can now be seen in the show's fourth season at... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Maurice Sendak: A Jewish Vilde Chayahtantrums from Wild Things – which he has signed “self portrait of Maurice Senda
Maurice Sendak: A Jewish Vilde Chayah
The Jewish Press / Posted 1 months ago
tantrums from Wild Things – which he has signed “self portrait of Maurice Sendak, Aug. 78.” Sendak teamed up with Tony Kushner, who had won the Pulitzer Prize for his dark drama Angels in America, to create a children’s fable that poses... Read more

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