Hudson Theatre (Broadway). Directed by Michael Mayer. Adam Driver is turning up the heat at the Hudson Theatre in Burn This, Lanford Wilson's drama of love and grief. The official database for Broadway theatre information Burn This … Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon!
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the 2019 Tony-nominated revival of Pulitzer Prize winner Lanford Wilson's Burn This will play its final performance today, July 14, at Broadway's Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street). Her mouth says no, but her eyes say yeah, okay, fine, I guess. We're working hard to be accurate. New York, NY 10036. Directed by Tony Award winner Michael Mayer, Burn This is currently in previews, and is set to open on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at Hudson Theatre.
Pale is violent, rude and ill-tempered; he carries a gun, rails against “fruits,” calls Anna “little girl” and rambles about himself nonstop.
The Sydney Theatre Company in Australia presented Burn This at the Wharf Theatre in 1990, starring Heather Mitchell and Richard Roxburgh. Set in downtown New York in the raw and gritty 1980s, the combustible drama explores the spiritual and emotional isolation of the dangerous, sexy, raw and demanding Pale and the modern dancer Anna, and their tempestuous relationship after the two iconoclasts are brought together in the wake of a life-changing personal tragedy. When a mysterious death brings together two unlikely strangers, their explosive connection sparks a chemistry too fiery to ignore.
Pale is violent, rude and ill-tempered; he carries a gun, rails against “fruits,” calls Anna “little girl” and rambles about himself nonstop. Pale is the kind of steamroller role that is irresistible to actors—a sexy beast whose brutish pride masks a deep well of pain—and Driver gives it everything he’s got.
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For the Broadway revival, Mr. Driver and Ms. Russell are joined by a couple of accomplished stage actors who are also Tony Award nominees in their own right. The BURN THIS Lottery (the “Lottery”) is sponsored by TodayTix, (“Sponsor”), having its principal place of business at 32 Avenue of the Americas, Floor 23, New York, NY 10013.
But he barges into their apartment anyhow, without warning, drunk and coked up, wild with half-coherent rage and guilt and grief. Directed by Tony winner Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening, Hedwig and the Angry Inch), Burn This is a smoldering story of love and raw attraction by one of the most vital playwrights of the modern era. (Uranowitz nails the laughs, which is what this sidekick is there for; it’s the 80s, but AIDS is never mentioned.) ), and co-starring Tony nominees David Furr and Brandon Uranowitz, BURN THIS is a smoldering story of love and raw attraction by one of the most vital playwrights of the modern era. Follow Adam Feldman on Twitter: @FeldmanAdamFollow Time Out Theater on Twitter: @TimeOutTheaterKeep up with the latest news and reviews on our Time Out Theater Facebook page, By: The play premiered Off-Broadway on February 19, 1987 at Theatre 890.
With Adam Driver, Keri Russell, Brandon Uranowitz, David Furr. Pale is violent, rude and ill-tempered; he carries a gun, rails against “fruits,” calls Anna “little girl” and rambles about himself nonstop. tickets for shows currently on sale. Set in downtown New York in the raw and gritty 1980s, the combustible drama explores the spiritual and emotional isolation of the dangerous, sexy, raw and demanding Pale and the modern dancer Anna, and their tempestuous relationship after the two iconoclasts are brought together in the wake of a life-changing personal tragedy. The oldest and first dedicated online New York theater guide, Read news on over 150 Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, Follow us for the latest theater newsTwitter Facebook. Broadway Rewind: THE GREAT COMET Cast Performs at Broadway in Bryant Park!
Burn This was commissioned by the Circle Repertory Company. During the interview, Russell tells Meyers that she still isn't used to being on stage every night. One intermission.
The last major New York production of the piece was staged by Signature Theatre in 2002, starring Edward Norton, earning a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for “Outstanding Revival” (and Mr. Norton winning an Obie Award for his performance). In theater, at least, you have the luxury of rehearsal, which you don’t always get on movies and in TV. But these are unusual times, so please check that events are still happening. Pale is irresistible to Anna, too, and that’s where the Broadway revival of Lanford Wilson’s 1987 quasi-romance Burn This bumps up against its own limitations.
Keri Russell was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' to talk about starring in 'Burn This.' Stars Academy Award Nominee and three-time Emmy Award Nominee Adam Driver (Pale), Golden Globe Award Winner and Emmy Award Nominee Keri Russell (Anna), Tony Award Nominee David Furr (Burton) and Tony Award Nominee Brandon Uranowitz (Larry) celebrated the special occasion on Monday, and we're taking you inside the big night below!
“I don’t want this,” she says of Pale, but the men in the play, and the playwright, know better. In her interview with Michael Strahan, Russell tells him how starring in 'Burn This' ' was too big of an adventure to pass up. Burn This (stylized as Burn/This for the 2019 revival) is a play by Lanford Wilson.