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Far From Heaven, Special Events

Special Events: Far From Heaven

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From talkbacks to artists forums to Pay-What-You-Can evenings, this September is full of special events around SpeakEasy’s production of Far From Heaven! Following the 7:30pm performance on Thursday, September 18th, SpeakEasy will host a post-show talkback with Broadway Lyricist Michael Korie, where we will discuss the process of bringing this show to life. In addition, SpeakEasy […]

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2014 IRNE Nominations

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The Independent Reviewers of New England have announced their nominations for the 2015 IRNE Awards, and SpeakEasy is proud to have earned 20 nominations for our productions and artists. The ceremony will be held April 13, at 7:30 pm (doors at 7 p.m.), at the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts, 539 Tremont Street, […]

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Far From Heaven Production Photos

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Click images below to view full size. Then right-click and “Save As” to download high-resolution versions. Credit all images to Craig Bailey/Perspective Photo.

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Capturing Heaven

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For the past 20 years, Scott Frankel and Michael Korie have established themselves as one of the most dynamic composer/lyricist teams in musical theatre. Artistic Associate Walt McGough spoke to both men about their process on “Far From Heaven.”

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Listen to the cast of Far From Heaven

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On Saturday, September 6, the cast of FAR FROM HEAVEN stopped by the WERS-88.9 FM studios to perform live on the show “Standing Room Only.” Hit Play below to listen to a portion of their performance.

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Michael Korie Talkback: Sept. 18

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MICHAEL KORIE is perhaps best known for his work on the acclaimed Broadway musical Grey Gardens, on which he collaborated with Scott Frankel (music), Doug Wright (book) and Michael Greif (director).  He also wrote the lyrics for the musical Happiness at Lincoln Center Theater (with composer Frankel, playwright John Weidman, director Susan Stroman), and to Doctor Zhivago (collaborators Michael Weller, Lucy […]

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SpeakEasy Stage Presents Far From Heaven

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Scott Edmiston to Direct Boston Premiere of the Acclaimed Off-Broadway Musical (BOSTON) – From September 12 – October 11, 2014, SpeakEasy Stage Company will proudly present the Boston Premiere of FAR FROM HEAVEN, a lush new musical based on Todd Haynes’ acclaimed 2002 film. Featuring a book by Tony Award-winner Richard Greenberg (Take Me Out) and […]

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