Friday, July 18, 2014

Broadway Alums Rufus Sewell and Oliver Chris Will Get Closer in London by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Broadway alums Rufus Sewell and Oliver Chris, along with Oliver winner Nancy Carroll, will star in Closer at London’s Donmar Warehouse. According to the Daily Mail, Patrick Marber&rsqu…

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Tony Winner Elizabeth Ashley & Byron Jennings Join Broadway Revival of You Can't Take It With You by Ryan McPhee

Tony winner Elizabeth Ashley and Byron Jennings are set for the Broadway revival of Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman’s You Can’t Take It With You. The two join a cast that include…

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Spotlight On...Dillon Slagle by Michael Block

Name: Dillon SlagleHometown: Hood River, OregonEducation: B.A. Theatre Arts & Biological Anthropology University of OregonFavorite Credits: Too Many Lenas 3: Let Them Eat Cake! It always…

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Tony Nominee Mare Winningham, Peter Maloney, Whitney Bashor and Steven Boyer Receive Actors' Equity Foundation Awards by Ryan McPhee

Four stage favorites have taken home honors from the Actors’ Equity Foundation. Mare Winningham and Peter Maloney have received the 2014 Richard Seff Award for their performances in Ca…

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Thursday, May 1, 2014

Spotlight On...Sarah Lusche by Michael Block

Name: Sarah Lusche    Hometown: Auburn, AlabamaEducation: BA in Theatre and Political Science from Middlebury CollegeSelect Credits: Goose Girl (Mad&Merry Theatre Company)…

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Sunday, April 27, 2014

The "top girl" who isn't a feminist by Thomas Garvey

The talented cast of Top Girls.Sometimes it seems that feminism has a problem with its greatest playwright:She isn't exactly a "feminist."Thus there is much gnashing of teeth around the care…

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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Arcadia review Tom Stoppard's lofty drama given a flaming warmth by Lyn Gardner

Tobacco Factory, BristolAndrew Hilton's unaffected revival of the Tom Stoppard play brings out the human side to counterbalance its many dancing ideasTwenty-one years young, Tom Stoppard's d…

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Sunday, April 6, 2014

Arcadia, Tobacco Factory Theatres, Bristol by Mark Kidel

The popularity of Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia” owes a great deal to the play’s brilliant weave of themes and ideas, declined through characters from two different historical periods – …

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Saturday, April 5, 2014

Home; Kingston 14; Arcadia review by Susannah Clapp

Shed; Theatre Royal, both London; Tobacco Factory, BristolPoor lives make for rich drama at the Shed, while Goldie excels as a Jamaican gang leader at Stratford EastSome of the most striking…

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Thursday, April 3, 2014

Review: Arcadia (Tobacco Factory Theatres, Bristol)

Arcadia comes across with great clarity and top-rate performances in another winner for Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Arcadia, Tobacco Factory, Bristol by Jeremy Brien

Tobacco Factory, Bristol: Aside from the occasional sideways glance at the likes of Chekhov and Middleton, this is the first time that Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory has moved away from …

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Review: Arcadia, Tobacco Factory by Eleanor Turney

Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory usually does, well, Shakespeare, so to tackle Tom Stoppard’s contemporary play (first performed in 1993) as part of this year’s season is a bit…

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Friday, March 21, 2014

This week's new theatre by Mark Cook, Lyn Gardner

Transform | A Taste Of Honey | I Can't Sing | Arcadia | Worst Wedding Ever | EldoradoTransform, LeedsTransform is the Playhouse's ongoing investigation into the possibilities of theatre, and…

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

New play by Tom Stoppard will open in National Theatre next year | Maev Kennedy by Maev Kennedy

One of 10 world premieres in the theatre's season, it will be the last that Hytner directs as artistic directorSir Tom Stoppard, who worried last year that he'd forgotten the knack of playwr…

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

2014/2015 Mirvish Subscription Theatre Season by Mirvish Productions

2014/2015 Mirvish Subscription Theatre Season In the 2014-15 season, David Mirvish will present 16 shows in Toronto, consisting of seven shows in the Mainstage Subscription Series, three in…

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Ed Hyland and Dierdre Friel Will Look for Sex, Love and Healthcare in Under My Skin by Ryan McPhee

The upcoming off-Broadway premiere of Under My Skin has added two more Broadway alums to the mix. Ed Hyland and Dierdre Friel will join the cast as Poppa Sam and the Angel, respectively. …

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Monday, March 17, 2014

Theater News: Yale Repertory Theatre Announces Three World Premieres to Join Its 2014-15 Season

Bertolt Brecht's The Caucasian Chalk Circle and Tom Stoppard's Arcadia round out the season of premieres.

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The New Tony Nominations Rule: What If...? by JK

You've probably read about the new rule adopted by the Tony Awards Administration Committee regarding the number of nominees in the four major categories.  Simply, it states that if nin…

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Monday, March 3, 2014

Spotlight On...Katharine McLeod by Michael Block

Name: Katharine McLeodHometown: Vancouver, BCEducation: BA Theatre/Performance Studies from UC Berkeley, MFA in Acting from the University of WashingtonFavorite Credits: Arcadia (Hannah Jarv…

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Sunday, March 2, 2014

Sunday Feature: Profile of Paul Flicker - Artistic Producer, Segal Centre by The Charlebois Post

Insatiable thirst for theatreThe prime of Mr. Paul Flicker by Barbara Ford@PR_Queen_007We bypassed the administration offices where former Artistic Director, Bryna Wasserman, had a spra…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

BWW Interviews: Actress/Singer Susan Egan Talks About March 1 Concert at Arcadia High School by Don Grigware

Prolific Broadway singeractress Susan Egan will perform a benefit concert on March 1 at Arcadia High School. She talks about the concert and other career tidbits in our chat below.

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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Broadway Theater Review: Waiting for Godot and No Man's Land by Lauren Yarger

In a Year Marked by Classics 'in Rep,' Audiences Get a Chance to See Some Good Actors in Very Diverse PlaysBy Lauren YargerI really am not a fan of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot, so whe…

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Monday, January 20, 2014

Musicals we love: Sondheim's Follies by Lyn Gardner

Beginning our series of Guardian writers' favourite musicals, Lyn Gardner describes why she loves Stephen Sondheim's 1971 'pas de deux of regret'"Without music, life would be a mistake," sug…

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Friday, January 17, 2014

KCACTF2 Review: Alive by Wendy Rosenfield

Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival Region 2 Alive review by Megan Diehl, produced by Arcadia University, directed by Alisa Sickora Kleckner.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Peter Maloney Replaces John Aylward in Outside Mullingar, Starring Brian F. O'Byrne & Debra Messing by

Peter Maloney has joined the cast for Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Outside Mullingar, starring Tony winner Brian F. O'Byrne and Emmy winner Debra Messing. Mal…

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Thursday, December 12, 2013

STAGE TUBE: Inside OUTSIDE MULLINGAR's Broadway Photo Shoot! by Stage Tube

Lynne Meadow Artistic Director and Barry Grove Executive Producer will present Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming world premiere of Outside Mullingar, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize …

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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

The History Boys is Britain's favourite play, poll finds by Mark Brown

Top spot for Alan Bennett's play about schoolboys studying for Oxbridge entrance exams followed by Noises Off and HamletIt was hailed as "superb" and "life-enhancing" when it first opened at…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2013

FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Company of MTC's OUTSIDE MULLINGAR by Walter McBride

Lynne Meadow Artistic Director and Barry Grove Executive Producer will present Manhattan Theatre Club's upcoming world premiere of Outside Mullingar, the new play by Tony and Pulitzer Prize …

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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

The End of the World as We Know It by Maura Callahan

Post-Arcadia By Kate MacKinnon Through Dec. 21 at Jordan Faye Contemporary Artists and poets have mourned the destruction of nature since the Industrial Revolution, regurgitating the sa…

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Theatre News: Shakespeare At The Tobacco Factory announces casting for As You Like It and Arcadia.

Full casting has been announced for Shakespeare's At The Tobacco Factor forthcoming productions of As You Like It and Arcadia.

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

Theatre News: New Season Launch at the Tobacco Factory

Arcadia and As You Like It part of the new season announced at Bristol Tobacco Factory.

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