Tag Archives | Lisa Kron

Broadway musical Fun Home to open at Young Vic in June 2018

The Young Vic will host the UK premiere of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Fun Home, by Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron, from 18 June to 1 September 2018 (press night is 27 June). Fun Home, based on Alison Bechdel’s celebrated 2006 graphic novel, made its debut at The Public Theater, New York in October […]

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Tony Awards 2015 – victories for Kelli O’Hara and Fun Home

The big news at the Tony Awards on Sunday night in New York was that Broadway’s adored songbird Kelli O’Hara finally won one after a string of six nominations. The recognition came for her lead role as English schoolteacher Anna Leonowens making her way in 19th Century Siam in Lincoln Center Theater’s mounting of Rodgers and […]

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Fun Home – Circle in the Square Theatre, New York

Fun Home continues at Circle in the Square Theatre, New York. Star rating: 5 stars ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ Moving an acclaimed but definitely off-beat and small-scale Off-Broadway musical from the rather cozy environs of a well-funded not-for-profit organisation to the harshly competitive battleground of Broadway can be a precarious affair. It’s like repotting a beautifully fragile plant. […]

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