Unsettling but Powerful, “1984” Has Strong Early Reactions on Broadway
Though George Orwell’s novel “1984” was originally published in 1949, and the version that just launched on Broadway began its life in London several years ago, the production appears uniquely suited for this year in politics in the western world. The production by Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan, which... Read more
George Orwell’s 1984 Set for Timely Broadway Debut
A dystopian novel penned in 1949, George Orwell’s 1984 is set to make its debut on Broadway this week. The work stars Tom Sturridge as protagonist Winston Smith and Olivia Wilde – in her first Broadway turn – as his forbidden lover. The story, for those who never read... Read more