A list of productions of theatre play My Name is Rachel Corrie written by Alan Rickman and Katherine Viner which depicts life of Rachel Corrie based on her own writings.

United States of America Edit

  • Orpheum Theatre, Madison, Wisconsin March 7, 8, 14, 15, 2007[16]
  • The Kitchen & Roundhouse Theatre, Silver Spring, Maryland July 21, 2007 1 night production[27]
  • Mosaic Theatre Plantation, Florida, Aug 2007[33] - CANCELLED "because of protests (to the school, his board and himself) from Jewish groups and individuals". Later "In the interest of protecting the organization, I had to pull the plug" creator of the theatre Richard Jay Simon said.
  • Cyrano's Theatre Company Anchorage, Alaska August 22, 2007 – staged reading "Finally, in a one-night-only engagement, Cyranos Theatre hosted the first of their staged readings of the season with My Name Is Rachel Corrie. Suehyla El-Attar performed the reading."[34]
  • Synchronicity Performance Group, Atlanta, Georgia September 7 - October 7, 2007 actress Courtney Patterson[35] [36][37]
  • Countdown to Zero, Denver, Colorado Denver: September 28 - November 17, 2007[38], Lincoln, Nebraska: January 25, 2008 Omaha, Nebraska: January 26, 2008 Des Moines, IA: January 27, 2008 (2 shows) Albuquerque, New Mexico: February 16 & 17, 2008 Saturday, April 12 : Estherville, IA Sunday, April 13 : Lincoln, NE Monday, April 14 : AM - Lincoln High School, NE Monday, April 14 : PM - Omaha, NE Tuesday, April 15 : Cedar Falls, IA Thursday, April 17 : Columbia, MO Sunday, April 20 : Bridgeiew, IL Tuesday, April 22 : Fort Wayne, IN Thursday, April 24 : Goshen, IN Friday, April 25 : Tiffin, OH Sunday, April 27 : Columbus, OH Saturday, May 3 : Las Vegas, NV[39] [40] [41] [42] [43] [44] [45] [46] [47]
  • The Subversive Theatre Collective, Main Street Cabaret, Downtown Buffalo, New York March 7-29, 2008, produced in collaboration with the Buffalo United Artists' Theatre actress Katie White [52] nominated Artie Buffalo local theater award 2008 as outstanding actress in a play [53] [54] [55] [56] [57]
  • Theatre Yes, Edmonton, Alabama March 28 - April 12, 2008 [60] [61] [62], In 2008 Actress Lora Brovold [63] [64] nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role, Costume Designer Brian Bast [65] nominated for Outstanding Set Design, Director Heather Inglis nominated for Outstanding Director in Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards where the play nominated as Outstanding Independent Production.[66]
  • Ix Project Event Building, Charlottesville, Virginia May 7-9, 2009, director Sherri Smith produced by special arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company of Woodstock,Illinois and locally sponsored by The Charlottesville Center for Peace and Justice, The Ix Project, Lander Creative, Silver Cat Works, Al Dente Ristorante and The Virginia Organizing Project [67] [68]
  • Beyond the Proscenium Productions (BPP), 3 Penny Playhouse, Sacramento, California May 15 - 30, 2009 Director: Karen Nylund [69] [70] [71][72] [73] [74]
  • FireHouse Theater June 5 & 6 2009 [77]

Canada Edit

  • Sage Theatre [80], Canada November 15-24, 2007[81] [82] [83] [84] [85] Director Ian Prinsloo [86], In 2008, Adrienne Smook[87] nominated as Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Drama category and Ian Martens [88] nominated as Outstanding Lighting Design category in Betty Mitchell Awards [89][90] [91]
  • Neworld Theatre, Vancouver, Canada January 23 - February 9, 2008 [95] [94][92][85]
  • Theatre Panik, Toronto, Canada May 29 - June 22, 2008[96][94][85]

International Edit

  • Teatro La Plaza, Lima, Peru Ran until 31st October 2007; plans to tour until summer ‘08 [109] [110]
  • Nord Nederlands Toneel, Netherlands Production opened 11th October 2007 [111]
  • Fournos Theatre, Athens, Greece Production opened on 12th October 2007 [112]
  • Haifa, Israel, performed in Arabic by actress Lana Zreik [118] [119] [120]

References Edit

  1. Theater Addresses Tension Over Play by Jesse McKinley at The New York Times March 16, 2006
  2. Bulldozed by Naiveté critical of the play by Terry Teachout, The Wall Street Journal Saturday, October 21, 2006
  4. Notes From a Young Idealist in a World Gone Awry by Ben Brantley NY Times
  5. 'Rachel Corrie' in London: Requiem for an Idealist by Matt Wolf NY Times
  6. Rachel Corrie is not done talking Performance’s director Alan Rickman: "Censorship born out of fear.”
  7. My Name is Rachel Corrie (Off-Broadway) by
  8. Katharine Viner: Channeling Rachel Corrie - Broadway Tickets by 10.17.2006
  9. Headlines: My Name Is Rachel Corrie Announces 12/17 Closing Date by
  10. Fresh Face:Megan Dodds
  11. Headlines: London Headliner Megan Dodds to Reprise Role in Off-B'way Rachel Corrie by
  12. Headlines: Controversial Play Rachel Corrie to Land at the Minetta Lane in October by
  13. Photographs of the Play by
  14. The Second Life of Rachel Corrie by Jason Fitzgerald
  15. Theater Review: The Controversial My Name is Rachel Corrie Finally Opens in New York
  16. My Name is Rachel Corrie, Madison, WI The Daily Page The Guide by Isthmus_(newspaper)
  17. My Name is Rachel Corrie Production History Leo K. Theatre Seattle Repertory Theatre Official Site
  18. 'Rachel Corrie' Extends at New Rep by March 17, 2008
  19. New Rep to Present My Name Is Rachel Corrie and Pieces by Dan Bacalzo Boston Metro Jan 31, 2008
  20. Rachel Corrie Sparks Controversy by Sarah Wyatt
  21. CATF: ThinkTheater Contemporary American Theatre Festival Official Page
  22. Play Photographs CATF
  23. Musings on the Middle East 'My Name Is Rachel Corrie' Headlines W.Va. Theater Festival by Jane Horwitz at The Washington Post Page C05 Wednesday, June 27, 2007
  24. Contemporary American Theater Festival Launches its 17th Season of New American Plays at Shepherd University in Sherpherdstown, West Virginia by Grace Cavalieri at Montserrat Review
  25. Contemporary American Theater Festival Archive July 6 - 29, 2007 Festival Reviewed by Brad Hathaway at
  26. Review of "My Name is Rachel Corrie" by Mary Ann Fay associate professor of Middle East history at Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD at History News Network
  27. Personal Blog of The Actress Mindy Woodhead
  28. Disputed play appears at other Ashland theater by Polina Olsen at Jewish Review (Oregon & Southwest Washington)
  29. Art and Politics: Psychoanalyisis, Ideology, Theatre Book by Walter A. Davis, Professor Emeritus, Ohio State University Published by Pluto Press Distributed in the United States by the University of Michigan Press
  30. Nuwandart picks up 'My Name Is Rachel Corrie' by Robert Plain at Ashland Daily Tidings August 25, 2007
  31. Anatomy of a play postponed by Chris Honoré, Tidings correspondent, at Ashland Daily Tidings August 25, 2007
  32. His name is Peter Alzado Opinion/Editorial at Ashland Daily Tidings August 25, 2007
  33. Mosaic's creator started with a dream by Christine Dolen at The Miami Herald daily newspaper Fri, Nov. 21, 2008
  34. Actress Suehyla El-Attar's website August 22, 2007
  35. 'Let me fight my monsters' by Katherine Viner published at The Guardian daily newspaper Friday 8 April 2005
  36. My Name Is Rachel Corrie: In her own words Courtney Patterson portrays American activist by Curt Holman Published 09.12.07
  37. Bold Voices: My Name is Rachel Corrie Synchronicity Performance Group Official Site
  38. My Name is Rachel Corrie Countdown Theatre Official Blog
  39. My Name is Rachel Corrie 2008 Tours Countdown Theatre Official Blog
  40. Conversation starter 'Rachel Corrie' play-discussion opens political series by Lisa Bornstein, Published in Rocky Mountain News daily newspaper September 24, 2007
  41. My Name Is Rachel Corrie A dead reckoning in Gaza A Review by Juliet Wittman published in The Denver Westworld Magazine on October 02, 2007
  42. Brian Freeland of Countdown To Zero by Tasha King June 5, 2008
  43. Touring play ‘My Name is Rachel Corrie’ brings story of young activist in Israel/Palestine to Goshen Goshen College
  44. `My Name Is Rachel Corrie' Plays In Denver Colorado Progressive Jewish News
  45. Review: "My Name is Rachel Corrie" critic of the play by Bob Bows in The Denver Post daily newspaper 10.04.2007
  46. Actress embraces soul of the controversial Rachel Corrie by Ollie Reed Jr. in Alberque Tribune Friday, February 15, 2008
  47. “My Name is Rachel Corrie” Staged In Des Moines, Iowa by Michael Gillespie published in Washington Report on Middle East Affairs, April 2008, page 58
  48. 'My Name is Rachel Corrie' by Susan Stein at The Arcata Eye Newspaper Oct. 16, 2007
  49. My Name is Rachel Corrie Organic Theater Company Official Site
  50. A stage production by the Organic Underground Collective Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East Press Release
  51. Vıterbo Theatre Department To Present My Name Is Rachel Corrıe Jan. 31–Feb. 2 at Viterbo University News Releases
  52. On The Boards by ArtVoice Theatre Magazine
  53. Artie 2008 Awards by ArtVoice Magazine
  54. My Name is Rachel Corrie Subversive Theatre Collective Official Page
  55. Controversial Rachel Corrie, Comes to Main Street Cabaret by Colin Dabkowski News Arts Writer at The Buffalo News(primary newspaper of the Buffalo, New York) Preview In Gusto Magazine 3.7.2008
  56. "Corrie's Life Follows Script at United Artists" Three-and-a-Half Stars by Ted Hadley The Buffalo News(primary newspaper of the Buffalo, New York) Contributing Reviewer
  57. Subversive Theatre gets a place it can call its own by Colin Dabkowski News Arts Writer at The Buffalo News(primary newspaper of the Buffalo, New York) 09.05.2008
  58. Theır Voıces Wıll Be Heard: My Name Is Rachel Corrıe And Pıeces New Repertory Theatre Official Page
  59. New Rep Theatre to Present 'Lieutenant of Inishmore' Starting 10/29 by
  60. My Name is Rachel Corrie has something to say, and says it well by David Berry at Vue Weekly Magazine Issue 650, April 3, 2008
  61. Giving voice and action to values My Name Is Rachel Corrie Theatre Yes by Liz Nicholls for The Edmonton Journal daily newspaper in March 25, 2008, republished at of Canwest News Service
  62. Theatre Yes presents My Name is Rachel Corrie press release by Theatre Yes and Edmonton Small Press Association
  63. Inglis and Brovold wonder how much we can expect from ourselves by David Berry at Vue Weekly Magazine Issue 649 March 27, 2008
  64. actress Lora Brovold's photographs
  65. [1]
  66. 2007-2008 Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards
  67. Charlottesville Debut of “My Name is Rachel Corrie” May 7, 8 and 9 2009 Press Release Ix Project Theatre Official Site
  68. flyer
  69. 'Rachel Corrie' plays to conflicted emotions by Marcus Crowder at The Sacramento Bee daily newspaper Published Page 1D, Tuesday, May. 19, 2009
  70. Acclaimed controversial play opens for first time in California community theater, says theater company by Jenn Walker, published on May 17, 2009
  71. Beyond the Proscenium Productions (BPP) theatre's official site
  72. My Name is Rachel Corrie opens May 15th by Beyond the Proscenium (BPP) Sacramento Theatre Company Theatre News Blog
  75. Review: Theatre13's 'My Name is Rachel Corrie' by Mark Collins (Contact) Daily Camera newspaper [2] Thursday, September 18, 2008
  76. Theater review My Name Is Rachel Corrie Time Out Chicago Issue 186 : Sep 18–24, 2008
  77. Firehouse Theatre
  78. Letter on cancellation of “My Name is Rachel Corrie” in Toronto Published by the International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI) 4 January 2007
  79. Becoming Rachel Ottawa XPress Music Magazine
  80. Double-digit dramatists Sage celebrates 10 years of independent theatre by Jeff Kubik Published in Fast Forward Weekly(FFWD) Newspaper August 30, 2007, Calgary
  81. Plagues, Pearls and pedophiles Sage Theatre gears up for another powerful season by Kathleen Renne Published in Fast Forward Weekly(FFWD) Newspaper September 4, 2008
  82. Hot-button dramaSmall theatres bring controversial Rachel Corrie play to Canada by Martin Morrow, by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation November 14, 2007
  83. My Name is Rachel Corrie bestows honour upon her memory Saturday, November 17, 2007
  84. Controversial play to hit small theatres across Canada
  85. 85.0 85.1 85.2 85.3 Vancouver theatre to stage controversial play
  86. Rachel’s story Off-stage drama throws play into the international spotlight by Candice Vallantin Published in Fast Forward Weekly(FFWD) Newspaper November 15, 2007
  87. Hero or fool? Adrienne Smook delivers powerful performance in Sage’s My Name is Rachel Corrie by Melanie Little Published in Fast Forward Weekly(FFWD) Newspaper November 22, 2007
  88. Little tricks pay off Shining a light on Betty nominees Ian Martens and Cimmeron Meyer by Kathleen Renne Published in Fast Forward Weekly(FFWD) Newspaper August 14, 2008
  89. Betty Mitchell Awards 2008 nominees
  91. The Wars, Edwin Drood earn 8 Betty theatre nominations by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Wednesday, July 23, 2008
  92. 92.0 92.1 Rachel Corrie's parents say play 'humanizes' activist daughter by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Monday, December 10, 2007
  93. Teesri Duniya Theatre Productions
  94. 94.0 94.1 94.2 Martin Bragg to leave top post at Canadian Stage Company by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Wednesday, June 18, 2008
  95. Talking with Rachel Corrie's Mom and Dad by Marcus Youssef The Tyee independent daily online magazine Published February 11, 2008
  96. Controversy in Canadian Theatre. No, Seriously The Next Stage Magazine About Independent New Theatre January 24, 2008
  97. About Play Royal Court Theatre
  98. About Play Uppdated Royal Court Theatre
  99. My Name Is Rachel Corrie (Royal Court Theatre Upstairs) The British Theatre Guide Review by Philip Fisher 2005
  100. My Name is Rachel Corrie Review by
  101. My Name is Rachel Corrie (review) by George Contini at Project MUSE, Theatre Journal Volume 59, Number 1, March 2007, pp. 116-117 published by The Johns Hopkins University Press
  102. My Name Is Rachel Corrie @ Playhouse Theatre, London theatre reviews by musicOMH Music Magazine
  103. My Name Is Rachel Corrie (Playhouse) The British Theatre Guide Review by Louise Hill 2006
  104. My Name is Rachel Corrie Irish Premiere by Galway Arts Festival official site
  105. 2006 Edinburgh Fringe Opens This Weekend, 6 Aug by Terri Paddock at 4 August 2006
  106. My Name is Rachel Corrie Stage Lyn Gardner The Guardian 22 August 2006
  107. The Edinburgh Fringe 2006 Review by The British Theatre Guide
  108. My Name is Rachel Corrie Royal Court Theatre by On Stage Scotland, independent arts review site
  111. MIJN NAAM IS RACHEL CORRIE Nord Nederlands Toneel Theatre
  112. Fournos Theatre
  113. Mitt namn är Rachel Corrie - Göteborgs Stadsteater City of Göteborg Official Website
  114. Staging Photographs City of Göteborg Official Website
  115. Interview with Actress by STIM - the Swedish Performing Rights Society
  116. Production Detail - B Sharp: My Name is Rachel Corrie Belvoir St Theatre
  117. 08 April 2008 Programme Deutschlandfunk of Deutschlandradio
  118. Rachel Corrie play debuts in Israel· Work based on writings of US activist killed in Gaza Mixed audiences to see Palestinian interpretationby Rory McCarthy in Jerusalem The Guardian, Saturday 15 March 2008
  119. Opposing sides of the Middle East conflict by Debra Cash
  120. Rachel Corrie play opens in Haifa by Rachel Shabi in Haifa Al Jazeera News

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