Dont Know Much about History: Everything You Need to Know about American History But Never Learned by Kenneth C. DavisWho really discovered America? What was the shot heard round the world? Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings: Did he or didnt he?
From the arrival of Columbus through the bizarre election of 2000 and beyond, Davis carries readers on a rollicking ride through more than 500 years of American history. In this updated edition of the classic anti-textbook, he debunks, recounts, and serves up the real story behind the myths and fallacies of American history.
Angels in America (2003) - Al Pacino monologue
Nathan Lane Dances With the Octopus
Directed by Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott War Horse , this new production of Angels in America opened to critical acclaim at the National Theatre last May, where it became the fastest-selling production in the theatre's history. Members of the original London cast, including Tony Award winner Nathan Lane and Academy Award nominee Andrew Garfield, reprise their performances for the limited, week Broadway engagement. Critics have begun filing their reviews for the Broadway production; read them below. Broadway News Charles Isherwood. The Daily Beast Tim Teeman. Deadline Greg Evans. Entertainment Weekly Allison Adato.
In Angels in America , the definitive musical-comedy star is playing the darkest character imaginable. Even seated at a restaurant table, preparing to explain a crisis he faced in his career eight years ago, he uses the full melodic range of his voice and places the emphasis just so. The dark cloud was that pesky word entertainer. And yet. Who gives a shit? The right temperament. Being a gay actor would be useful.
Part One: Millennium Approaches, which runs 3 hours and 30 minutes, including two minute intervals, premieres at 1 PM. Part Two: Perestroika, which runs 4 hours, including two minute intervals, premieres at 7 PM. The show returns to the National to open officially May 4 in the Lyttelton Theatre. Blocking belongs on the stage, not on websites. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.
Directed by Tony Award winner Marianne Elliott War Horse , this new production of Angels in America opened to critical acclaim at the National Theatre last May, where it became the fastest-selling production in the theatre's history, and to rave reviews on Broadway in March. Earning 11 Tony Award nominations, it set a record for most-nominated play, ultimately winning three including Best Revival. The production marks the first Broadway revival of Angels in America since its premiere at the Walter Kerr Theatre. Blocking belongs on the stage, not on websites. Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors. Please consider supporting us by whitelisting playbill.
Travel to the National Theatre. Don't have an account? Learn the benefits. America in the mids. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Find out about encore screenings near you. Photo by Jason Bell.