The Guthrie Theater today
announced it will welcome the return of Carlyle Brown & Company with Abe
Lincoln and Uncle Tom in the White House, a new
play which imagines a meeting between two icons in life and
literature - President Abraham Lincoln and Harriet Beecher Stowe's
fictional character Uncle Tom. Written and directed by Carlyle
Brown (Are You Now or Have You Ever Been...),
this original piece will play from March 21-April 6, 2014
in the Dowling Studio.
the heels of successful presentations of A Raisin in the Sun, Ma Rainey's Black
Bottom and The Amen Corner, the Guthrie Theater welcomes the return of the
acclaimed Penumbra Theatre Company with The Mountaintop - the recipient of
the 2010 Olivier Award for Best New Play - written by Katori Hall and
directed by Penumbra Founder and Co-Artistic Director
The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for its production of
Othello, William Shakespeare's tragic meditation on the power of love
and the destructiveness of jealousy and suspicion. Othello features the return of stage and screen actor Peter Macon in the
title role of Othello. Othello also features Guthrie favorites Tracey
Maloney and Stephen Yoakam as Desdemona and Iago
The Guthrie Theater today announced casting for Mark St. Germain's two-hander Freud's Last Session -- an astute comedy about an imagined meeting between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis that balances intellectual depth with humor and compassion.
Guthrie Theater Director Joe Dowling announced playwright Carson Kreitzer as the recipient of the Joe Dowling Annaghmakerrig Fellowship Award, given to an established theater professional who is associated with the Guthrie.
The Guthrie today
announced it will welcome acclaimed singer/songwriter Jonatha Brooke to the
Dowling Studio to present two performances of her one-woman show My Mother
Has Four Noses, directed by Jeremy Cohen, on Monday, December 16 and
Tuesday, December 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Guthrie will again host nationally acclaimed
humorist, actor and playwright Kevin
and his celebrated one-man show Tales from the Charred
Underbelly of the Yule Logon Monday, December 16 at 7:30 p.m.
The Guthrie Store, located on Level One of the Guthrie Theater, is the perfect place to do your holiday shopping this year. Stocked with an array of new merchandise, and offering extended shopping hours in November and December, the Guthrie Store is a convenient one-stop-shop, brimming with unique ideas for women, men, children, theater enthusiasts and more.
Tuesday, October 22 marks the first day of rehearsal for the Guthrie Theater's 2013 production of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, presented by U.S. Bank. The perennial holiday favorite, now in its 39th year at the Guthrie, features a script by British playwright Crispin Whittell andis directed by Joe Chvala.