PRESS & REVIEWS
Nathan Lane on Humanizing a Complicated Villain in Angels in America
Wry Tony® winner Nathan Lane goes dark as the vindictive, closeted power broker Roy Cohn in the up-coming Broadway revival of Angels In America, the defining epic of the AIDS crisis. It opens March 25 and also stars Andrew Garfield.
ESTA Best Actor winner Andrew Garfield on ambition and learning how to live
Andrew Garfield found himself crying three times during the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards.
The most awkward moment came just before he won the Best Actor award for his performance as Prior Walter in Tony Kushner’s AIDS-era state-of-the-cosmos drama, Angels In America. “There was this wonderful actor who came on and sang ‘A Change is Gonna Come,'” says Garfield, 34.
Denise Gough: From feral brilliance in ‘People, Places & Things’ to a Broadway debut in ‘Angels in America’
At the start of Duncan Macmillan’s “People, Places & Things,” which concludes its triumphant run at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn on Sunday, Emma, an actress with a serious substance abuse problem, is flailing about in Chekhov’s “The Seagull.” She’s practically teetering as she delivers Nina’s famous speech, “I’m a seagull. No, that’s not right. I’m an actress.”
Tickets Now on Sale for Broadway Revival of Angels in America, Starring Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield
Tickets to the forthcoming Broadway revival of Tony Kushner’s two-part epic Angels In America, co-starring two-time Tony Award® winner Nathan Lane and Oscar® nominee Andrew Garfield, go on sale to the general public October 30 at 10 AM ET via Ticketmaster.com.
What Oskar Eustis Has Learned From 30 Years of Friendship With Tony Kushner
“Tony Kushner and I have now shared 30 years together. It’s half my life that Tony’s been my best friend. We talk about everything. We have to make a rule to not talk about Scott Rudin too much. But we talk about theater all the time and we talk about politics all the time. Tony is one of the great talkers of the Western world.”
Lee Pace Will Play Joe Pitt in Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield’s Angels in America
The Broadway-bound London production of Angels In America has found its new American Joe Pitt. Lee Pace, best known for The Hobbit, “Pushing Daisies,” and “Halt and Catch Fire” (which you should go watch), will play the closeted Mormon character, replacing Looking’s Russell Tovey, who played the role in at the National Theatre London. The production of the landmark Tony Kushner drama stars Nathan Lane and Andrew Garfield and is directed by Marianne Elliott.
★★★★★“The show’s a start-to-finish sensation. The performances and the plays absolutely fly.”
★★★★★“Marianne Elliott directs this courageous revival of Tony Kushner’s classic with immense rigor, underpinned by piercingly authentic performances. A true theatrical epic.”
★★★★★“A blistering production. The entire cast are superb.”