20.03.2012 [Irish Independent] - He states the following: "JohnWaters very rarely appears on RTE, even though he offers a very distinct and provocative voice on many issues. When is the last time you heard or saw Kevin Myers on anything? Or Catholic commentator Breda O'Brien?
22.03.2012 [PopMatters] - Robert Maier takes up this challenge in his recent memoir Low Budget Hell: Making Underground Movies with JohnWaters. Like Waters, Maier grew up in Baltimore and early on, he had an interest in the counter culture. He was in a band with his friends in
31.07.2012 JohnWaters performed a one man show – This Filthy World – at the Parker Playhouse this past Friday evening. Preceded by the full length showing of his film “Polyester,” John did a ninety minute monologue of his life, ...
22.03.2012 [Boston.com] - BACK TO BALTIMORE: Dean College opens its production of the Broadway musical “Hairspray,'' a campy homage to 1960s Baltimore based on the 1988 film by JohnWaters, at 6:30 pm Tuesday in the Campus Center's Main Stage Theatre, 99 Main St. in Franklin.
22.03.2012 [ensentidocontrario.com] - A lo largo de sus veintiséis ediciones el evento ha sido anfitrión de grandes artistas como Gus Van Sant, JohnWaters, Kenneth Anger, Gregg Araki, Epstein & Friedman, James Ivory, Claudia Cardinale, Eytan Fox, Derek Jarman y Christophe Honoré.
21.03.2012 [Orlando Sentinel] - Hairspray, with music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman and book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan, is based on the 1988 JohnWaters film of the same name, which features 1960's style dance music. The story takes place in 1962
21.03.2012 [The Independent Florida Alligator] - Gay actor and filmmaker JohnWaters drew crowds and laughter at the opening ceremony of Pride Awareness Month on Monday night. Sporting a patterned jacket and his trademark mustache, Waters shared anecdotes about his life with about 500 people in the
14.03.2012 [Crave Online] - Is Nature Calls the first scripted comedy you've gotten that's as wild as your sense of humor is? Yeah, it's pretty out there, huh? Well, I did JohnWaters' A Dirty Shame. JohnWaters is the apex for me. I'm still trying to get out there.
22.03.2012 [Artforum] - ... repetition of Warhol's giant flowers, others preferred the new pieces produced specifically for the show, such as Pacman, in which her name is eaten by the titular video game beastie, and JohnWaters Dorothy Malone's Collar, based on Waters's work.
15.03.2012 [Napa Valley Register] - The 15th annual Sonoma International Film Festival, April 11-15, will pay tribute to innovative filmmaker JohnWaters, hosting the American director, author, actor and photographer on April 14, at the Sonoma Veterans Memorial Building.
17.03.2012 [Tribeca Citizen] - This program includes memorable footage of Ray Charles, Nina Simone, Jane Monheit, Sarah Vaughan, Tony Bennett, Joe Williams and Anita O'Day.” JohnWaters (yes, that JohnWaters) is bringing his one-man show to City Winery.
15.03.2012 [Houston Press (blog)] - 15 2012 at 11:00 AM Warning: This article contains direct quotes from JohnWaters. Offense is imminent beyond this point. If there is a Hell, then the doorman has the same grin that JohnWaters had when he walked onto the stage.
28.02.2012 [Baltimore Sun (blog)] - From Renee Fleming to Claire Bloom and JohnWaters, from Wagner's "Ring" to a new symphony by Christopher Rouse and a lot of classic film scores, the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's 2012-2013 season promises a notably diverse and interesting diet.
02.03.2012 [LehighValleyLive.com] - By Dustin Schoof | The Express-Times View full sizeContributed PhotoFilmmaker JohnWaters will appear Thursday at the State Theatre in Easton. Filmmaker JohnWaters remembers the Lehigh Valley well. He filmed scenes for his first major studio film
08.03.2012 [Westword (blog)] - 8 2012 at 8:01 AM What's JohnWaters's favorite movie-watching snack? In anticipation of "An Evening With JohnWaters at the Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design this weekend, we asked the famed filmmaker several questions submitted by Westword
06.03.2012 [Westword (blog)] - My parents also raised me on JohnWaters films. A lot of them. Maybe this doesn't mean that my parents were weird so much as that they were, well, what I lovingly refer to as intellectual white trash. But when I popped a VHS of Cry Baby into the VCR at
01.03.2012 [STLtoday.com] - Photo by Jill Ritter Lindberg It's almost impossible to follow up a hit on the scale of "Hairspray," and JohnWaters knows it. But New Line Theatre could give his show "Cry-Baby" the second chance he's sure it deserves. "Hairspray," a huge mainstream
22.03.2012 [nwitimes.com] - Nick has also appeared on Broadway in JohnWaters' "Cry-Baby" at the Marquis Theater in New York. He also wrote the musical "Glory Days," which premiered at Arlington's Signature Theatre and opened on Broadway in May 2007 at Circle-in-the-Square
15.03.2012 [Caymanian Compass] - The Cayman Drama Society has started the 2012 season with a bang and its first major production is “Hairspray” – originally a JohnWaters film in the late 1980s and adapted for Broadway where it went on to win eight Tony awards, including Best Musical.
21.03.2012 [Reverb] - And it was a lightning storm compared to the playful but rushed tone of JohnWaters' RMCAD show a couple weeks back. Sure, Shatner's a born performer with decades of experience, but anything less than a tour-de-force would have negated the ticket price