Frank Rizzo Named to Board of the American Theatre Critics Association
Connecticut Critics Circle Board of Director member has been elected to the executive committee of the American Theatre Critics Association. The American Theatre Critics Association (ATCA) is the only nationwide professional association of theatre critics in the United States. The ATCA membership consists of theatre critics and theater writers who write reviews and critiques of live theatre for print, broadcast, and digital media.
CT Critics Circle Award Winner to Open on Broadway
Meteor Shower, Steven Martin’s marital comedy about two couples who get together for an evening of stargazing and sparring, will open on Broadway this season. The show will star comedian Amy Schumer, who makes her Broadway debut, Laura Benanti, Keegan-Michael Key, and Alan Tudyk. The show won the Best Ensemble award last year from the CT Critics Circle.
Ayad Ahktar’s New Work to Open on Broadway
Playwright Ayad Ahktar, whose play The Invisible Hand won top honors last year from the CT Critics Circle, will have a new show open on Broadway this fall. Junk, a financial thriller, will open at Lincoln Center in November.