RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

David Mamet

A collection of news and information related to David Mamet published by this site and its partners.

Top David Mamet Articles

Displaying items 61-72
  • Ulu Grosbard, noted stage and film director, dies at 83

     
    Ulu Grosbard, the stage and film director who helmed "The Subject was Roses" on Broadway and later as a movie, has died at 83....
  • Lynn Nottage, Donald Margulies set for Geffen's 2012-13 season

     
    The Geffen Playhouse's new season will feature works by Lynn Nottage, Donald Margulies and Joanna Murray-Smith. It will be the Geffen's first complete season since the death late last year of Gil Cates, the company's founder and producing director....
  • Q&A with 'Girls' creator Lena Dunham: The Ick Girl

     
    “Girls” is a half hour comedy about the messy friendships, ambitions and sexual misadventures of four twentysomething women in New York, written and directed by 25-year old Lena Dunham, who also stars as aspiring writer Hannah Horvath. There&#...
  • Meghan Daum: David Mamet's new herd

    Meghan Daum: David Mamet's new herd
    David Mamet, the acclaimed playwright known for characters that drop the F-bomb at every opportunity, has dropped the ultimate bomb on his fans and the creative community: He is no longer a "brain-dead liberal" but rather a "newly minted conservative."...
  • No boundaries for actress Kerry Washington

    No boundaries for actress Kerry Washington
    Two years ago, Kerry Washington found herself in the deep South with nothing to do. She had swung down to South Carolina to check out the presidential debates, only to learn her next film was in writers'-strike limbo. So the Bronx native decided to go...
  • Theater review: 'Danny and the Deep Blue Sea' at Crown City Theatre

     
    David C. Nichols reviews the Crown City Theatre revival of John Patrick Shanley's "Danny and the Deep Blue Sea."...
  • Monster Mash: Plug pulled on 'Funny Girl'; Getty Museum suit

     
    Producers in New York have pulled the plug on the revival of "Funny Girl" that was to open at the Ahmanson Theatre in early 2012 before transferring to Broadway in April. The J. Paul Getty Trust has failed to stop a lawsuit by the Armenian Orthodox Church...
  • Q&A: 'Bored to Death' creator Jonathan Ames

     
    Jonathan Ames, creator of HBO's "Bored to Death," sits down with Los Angeles Times' Television Critic Robert Lloyd for a Q&A....
  • 'Late: A Cowboy Song' at Piven: 'Late' shows depth of Ruhl and Noonan's collaboration

     
    THEATER REVIEW: "Late: A Cowboy Song" ★★★ Through Aug. 29 at Piven Theatre Workshop, 927 Noyes St., Evanston; Running time: 1 hour, 45 minutes; Tickets: $25 at 847-866-8049 or www.piventheatre.org Polly Noonan has acted in virtually everything Sarah...
  • Some theatrical wedding advice for Chelsea Clinton and Marc Mezvinsky

     
    Chelsea Clinton’s upcoming wedding in Rhinebeck, N.Y., is the social event of the summer. No, I’m not invited. (Guess Chells considers me “outer circle,” which probably makes sense since our paths only crossed once--at a Prada outlet outside New...
  • Monster Mash: More skepticism in Ansel Adams controversy; Andrew Lloyd Webber coming to Xbox

     
    -- More doubt: Experts express more skepticism in the Ansel Adams controversy. (Los Angeles Times) -- Music of the night: The songs of Andrew Lloyd Webber will be available on the Xbox via a karaoke-style application. (The Stage UK) --......
  • Tuesday's TV Highlights: ‘Jefferson’ at 8 p.m. on History.

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Aug. 22 - 28 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here ON THE NICKEL: The author of the Declaration of Independence and......