Orphans is the 1983 seriocomedy about two brothers (or "Dead-End kids," as they're affectionately called) who bond with the gangster one of them has kidnapped, making for an unholy but kind of darkly charming dysfunctional family. Lyle Kessler's play seems to borrow tones from Pinter, Orton, Mamet, ... More >>
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They're having a wild old time backstage at one of the dramas on the Great White Way (but I don't envy the director). Let me explain. Shia LaBeouf was recently fired from the Broadway production of the play Orphans because of "creative differences" and was replaced by Ben Foster. Supposedly Shia ... More >>
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