Previews begin for Norah Ephron's LUCKY GUY with direction by George C. Wolfe and starring Tom Hanks.
LUCKY GUY: Tom Hanks makes his Broadway debut as the late controversial tabloid columnist Mike McAlary, which dramatizes the story of McAlary's meteoric rise, fall and rise again, ending with his coverage of the Abner Louima case for which he won the Pulitzer Prize, shortly before his untimely death on Christmas Day, 1998.
Stephen Tyrone Williams is featured as Abner Louima.
LUCKY GUY will play a limited engagement at the Broadhurst Theatre with an opening night on April 1, 2013. Previews begin March 1.
Justin Liberman Photograhy
Principle photography wraps for Columbia graduate, Justin Liberman's TOBACCO BURN on location in South Windsor, CT.
TOBACCO BURN tells the story of a 1830's slave community that deals with the ramifications of a brutal killing.
Stephen Tyrone Williams stars as Marcus.
Signature Theatre's revival of Athol Fugard's MY CHILDREN! MY AFRICA! has been nominated for five AUDELCO Awards inclduing:
Best Costume Design - Karen Perry
Best Direction - Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Best Lead Actor - James A. Williams
Best Lead Actor - Stephen Tyrone Williams
Vivian Robinson AUDELCO recognizes excellence in black theatre. The 40th Anniversary awards ceremony happens Monday, November 19, 2012 7:00PM at the Peter Jay Sharp Theatre 2537 Broadway @ 95th Street NYC.
Atlantic Theater Company
The New York Premiere of Simon Stephen's HARPER REGAN begins performances; produced by Atlantic Theater Company with direction by Gaye Taylor Upchurch.One strange evening. Harper Regan (Mary B. McCann) decides to walk away from her husband, her daughter and her home. She tells no one where she's going or whether she's ever coming back. She tosses family, history and fate straight up in the air, and it looks like she might be one for good.
-Atlantic Theater Company
HARPER REGAN runs September 20 - October 28 at the Linda Gross Theatre on West 20th Street in NYC.
Stephen Tyrone Williams is featured as Tobias Rich.