Posted on June 17, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Matilda the Musical is coming back — but on screen, not stage. This adaptation of Roald Dahl's tale of bookworm...

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Posted on June 16, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy Bloomsday! This year's celebration of the James Joyce novel Ulysses — which takes place every year on the only...

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Posted on June 7, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Now might not be the time that you'd expect to hear someone declare a Russian playwright to be the stage...

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Posted on June 2, 2022 at 4:11 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman is coming back to Broadway this fall. And it'll have a special look: an...

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Posted on May 31, 2022 at 12:04 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An unlikely opera premieres this weekend. It's based on the 1973 book Awakenings, a firsthand account of how neurologist Oliver...

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Posted on March 10, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mary Badham is back in To Kill A Mockingbird. This time, though, she's not playing Scout on screen — she's...

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Posted on February 11, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jane Austen fans in England this month have an opportunity to see an interesting adaptation of Persuasion. Literary Hub alerted...

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Posted on February 11, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Harper Lee’s estate has been ordered to pay $2.5 million in damages and fees in a yearslong battle over stage...

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Posted on July 27, 2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s updates from the world of literary adaptations include the usual and the unusual. The usual: Octavia E. Butler’s sci-fi...

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Posted on June 15, 2021 at 10:20 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

“To Kill a Mockingbird” will return to Broadway this fall. The New York Times reports that Jeff Bridges will again...

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