Tag: Julie Taymor

He Said, He Said: “M. Butterfly” Takes Wing on Broadway

[featured image: Clive Owen and Jin Ha in M. Butterfly. Photos: Matthew Murphy.] Julie Taymor’s elegant revival of David Henry Hwang’s 1988 play M. Butterfly remains a nuanced, spare, evocative dreamwork. It tells the story of a diplomat’s illegal actions, a Chinese citizen’s pragmatic moves to survive, and it is, of course, a gender play that spoke to us in one

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event musings: why shakespeare? why now?

Drama Desk presents: Why Shakespeare? Why Now? Moderated by Carol Rocamore Panelists Julie Taymor, Daniel Sullivan, Scott Shepherd, Michael Pennington, John Glover Friday, April 4, 2014 at 11:45am Sardi’s Eugenia room, 234 West 44th Street “It’s like a cliff face, Lear.” (Michael Pennington on the role) “When they like you, they really like you. The warmth is overwhelming.” (Pennington on

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review: spider-man turn off the dark

Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark Music and Lyrics by Bono and The Edge Book by Julie Taylor, Glen Berger & Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Original direction by Julie Taylor [and after this the credits become too complex to unravel]  Featuring Matt Caplan, TV Carpio, Jennifer Damiano, Isabel Keating Foxwoods Theatre, 213 West 42st Street, New York production web site: http://spidermanonbroadway.marvel.com/

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