November 29, 2015

  RSS Twitter Facebook Pinterest Tumblr

Playbill Digital

Jonathan Groff, Denis O'Hare and "The Normal Heart" Cast Talk About How Larry Kramer is "Scary and Amazing"

Jonathan Groff, Denis O'Hare, Taylor Kitsch ("Friday Night Lights"), Frank De Julio ("Smash," "Gossip Girl") and Sean Meehan ("Blue Bloods," "The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3") took to the red carpet at New York City's iconic Ziegfeld Theatre for the world premiere screening of "The Normal Heart." Based on Larry Kramer's's Tony-winning play — and with a screenplay by Kramer — the film is a personal, emotional and harrowing look at the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s. The cast members chatted with Playbill about the importance of the film, the heroism of Kramer and his contemporaries and the need to live an open and honest life. See highlights from the play's 2011 Broadway production.

Related Information
Multimedia Multimedia
Email Email


26 Nov 2015
From Wicked to Newsies, Lea Michele and More: Decades of Broadway Performances from Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (Video)

24 Nov 2015
"Gay Rights Movement's Midlife Crisis" Takes Center Stage in Dada Woof Papa Hot

21 Nov 2015
Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: November 21

20 Nov 2015
Andrew and Celia Keenan-Bolger, Alice Ripley and Original Matildas Join BroadwayCon

17 Nov 2015
"Frozen" Songwriters Pen New Tune for Two Characters from the Hit Film

All Related Articles

Playbill Club Featured Offer
Fiddler On The Roof

Featuring the Broadway classics “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Sunrise Sunset,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” Fiddler on the Roof will introduce a new generation to this uplifting celebration that raises its cup to joy! To love! To life!

Click here for details.