Michael Friedman

The Public Forum's Shakespeare in America Event Highlighted the U.S.'s Complicated Relationship With the Bard
By Bethany Rickwald · Jul 1, 2014 · New York City

James Earl Jones, Alec Baldwin, Cynthia Nixon, and more celebrate the latest publication from The Library of America.

Love's Labour's Lost Cast Album, Featuring Patti Murin and Colin Donnell, Will Be Released in June
By David Gordon · May 1, 2014 · New York City

Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman's musical premiered last summer at Shakespeare in the Park.

The Civilians' The Great Immensity Opens at the Public Theater
By Editorial Staff · Apr 28, 2014 · New York City

Steve Cosson wrote and directed the new production.

Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play
By Zachary Stewart · Sep 15, 2013 · New York City
The Simpsons holds a place in the canon of high art in Anne Washburn's endlessly fascinating vision of a post-apocalyptic future.
Colin Donnell, Patti Murin, and More Toast Shakespeare in the Park and Love's Labour's Lost on Opening Night
By David Gordon · Aug 13, 2013 · New York City
The Public Theater's production of Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman's new musical runs through August 18 at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park.
Love's Labour's Lost
By Zachary Stewart · Aug 12, 2013 · New York City
Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman's new musical adaptation of the classic comedy is everything Shakespeare in the Park should be.
Watch Daniel Breaker, Rachel Dratch, and More Party Like Frat Boys in Love's Labour's Lost
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 6, 2013 · New York City
The cast of the Shakespeare in the Park production of Michael Friedman and Alex Timbers' new musical live the high life in this new video.
Take a First Look at Shakespeare in the Park's Love's Labour's Lost
By Bethany Rickwald · Aug 1, 2013 · New York City
The production stars Daniel Breaker, Patti Murin, Rachel Dratch, and more.
For Alex Timbers, Directing Theater is a Labo(u)r of Love
By David Gordon · Jul 17, 2013 · New York City
The busy wunderkind talks the Public's Shakespeare in the Park, German engineering, and why sleeping isn't a priority right now.