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Written by the prolific Theresa Rebeck, Seminar is a famous Broadway production that raised its curtains in 2011. Premiering in the John Gold Theatre situated in the alluring city of New York, the play is directed by Sam Gold. In addition to this, the music has been produced by the prominent sound designer John Gromada. The Broadway play revolves around five main characters based in New York City, who are trying to hold a ten-day seminar at the apartment of one of the seminar writers; Kate. The story begins when a professor named Leonard creates a team of four writers, Martin, Douglas, Izzy and Kate to help him create a script for the seminar. Each of the writers has their own troubles that add to the complications of the story. For instance, Martin cannot get himself to show his work to anyone else. Struggling financially Martin lacks self-confidence which is creating obstacles in his writing career.
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The next character Douglas is famous within the production due to his Harvard playwright uncle. Often being accused of dropping names into his writing, the writer already has an appalling repute. Even though Izzy is said to be an excellent writer, she is unable to produce her best work due to some recent relationship conflict. Lastly, Kate, who is still struggling to come up with something mildly close to being interesting, is seen continuously trying to prove herself as being a great writer. Together the four writers invest their valuable time and money into Leonard’s seminar and so begins a rollercoaster of emotions and hardships that come along their way. Tensions increase and clashes begin to transpire between the writers. Will they be able to complete their assignments within the due course of time or will their venture go down the drain? If you wish to find out what happens next, you can do so by getting your hands on Seminar tickets today.
In 2011, the cast of Seminar included Alan Rickman played the character of Leonard, the professor. Hamish Linklater played the part of Martin, Jerry O’Connell provided his acting skills for the role of Douglas, Hettienne Park acted as Izzy and lastly Kate’s role was performed by Lily Rabe. While in 2012, three cast members were changed which included Jeff Goldblum replacing Alan Rickman as Leonard, Justin Long replacing Hamish Linklater as Martin and Zeo Lister-Jones replacing Lily Rabe as Kate.
You will notice that the current cast of the play includes famous actors from the golden screen, making it a strong ensemble. Jeff Goldblum has acted in some of the biggest blockbusters such as the Jurassic Park, Adam Resurrected, Independence Day, Mr. Frost, The Lost World and Into the Night. He has also directed a short film named “Little Surprises” that has received such critical acclaim that he even received a nomination in the Academy Awards for it. The actor has also been nominated for Emmy Awards, Drama League Awards and Drama Desk Awards. He has been able to win several Drama Critics’ Awards and Outer Critics’ Circle Awards. The next cast member, Justin Long is also a prominent actor. Having worked in numerous hit feature films such as “Going the Distance”, “Drag Me to Hell”, “The Break Up”, “Live Free or Die Hard”, “Accepted”, the actor has received a great deal of recognition. He has also worked in television series such as The New Girl and Ed. Two other cast members, Zoe Lister-Jones and Jerry O’Connell are also famous television and film personalities with whom most people are familiar with. So if you wish to watch a star-studded Broadway production, all you need to do is purchase Seminar tickets.
The Broadway play is categorized as depicting drama and humor, and has received positive critic reviews since it premiered. The New York Times, USA Today and Hollywood Reporter have all mentioned the theatrical production as being enriching and witty. It has also been regarded as being immensely entertaining and depicting the true art of what theatre should be like. After its debut, the play was able to get nominated for the Best Play category by Drama League and Outer Critics Circle. So acquire your tickets today.