Cicely Tyson

Cuba Gooding Jr. Celebrates Final Performance with Tony’s Portrait

Cuba Gooding Jr. knows how to make a memorable exit. Following his final performance in Broadway’s The Trip to Bountiful, the Oscar-winning actor was honored with a portrait on the Broadway Wall of Fame at Tony’s di Napoli. The intricate portrait by Dan Mays depicts Gooding’s thoughtful role in the Tony-Award nominated play. Emcee/producer for the evening, Valerie Smaldone, introduced Gooding... Read More...

Cicley Tyson, a Film, Stage Icon, Back on Broadway in Foote Classic

After a 30-year absence, Cicley Tyson is returning to Broadway for a limited engagement in a new production of Horton Foote’s classic, The Trip to Bountiful, directed by Michael Wilson and produced by Nelle Nugent. Foote, who died in 2009, was a playwright and screenwriter. He’s best known for writing the 1962 film “To Kill a Mockingbird” with Gregory Peck and the 1983 film “Tender Mercies,” with Robert Duvall. He won the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1995 for his play The Young Man From Atlanta.... Read More...