Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Frankie Boyle reprises his ugly attack on swimmer Rebecca Adlington by Matt Trueman

After the Scottish comedian mocks the Olympian's looks, David Walliams defends her as 'a beautiful woman, inside and out' Continue reading...

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A.R. Gurney's The Wayside Motor Inn Extends Off-Broadway by

The Wayside Motor Inn, starring Tony nominee Marc Kudisch, has extended its off-Broadway run. Originally set to run through September 21, the A.R. Gurney play will now play its final perform…

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Signature Extends THE WAYSIDE MOTOR INN, with Marc Kudisch & Rebecca Henderson, Through 9/28 by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatre has announced a one-week extension for THE WAYSIDE MOTOR INN by A.R. Gurney, directed by Lila Neugebauer. The production will now play through Sunday, September 28, 2014. T…

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Monday, July 21, 2014

Review: (Toronto / Dance) Red Light, Green Light by The Charlebois Post

Red Light… just Red Lightby Jason BookerRecall the children’s game, Red Light Green Light, where everyone creeps forward while IT has their back turned? DNA Theatre’s Hillar Liitoja do…

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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Spotlight On...Kate Foster by Michael Block

Name: Kate FosterHometown: the tri-state areaEducation: BFA, Boston University and Academmia dell'ArteFavorite Credits: I Run With You,  Anna/Kate's first song-cycle at Culture Project …

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Ligature Marks by Joe Feldman

Ligature Marks takes you on an unforgettable, emotional journey you cannot miss. At its surface, Ligature Marks is a beautifully crafted, dark comedy about the lives of two dysfunctional, se…

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

People You Should Know . . . Anne Bobby by Zack Calhoon

Anne Bobby's theatre credits include Tom Stoppard’s The Real Thing (with Jeremy Irons, directed by Mike Nichols), Hurlyburly (also directed By Nichols), George Furth’…

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Monday, July 14, 2014

Tickets Now On Sale for A.R. Gurney's The Wayside Motor Inn, Starring Marc Kudisch, Off-Broadway by

Tickets are now available to see Tony nominee Marc Kudisch and more in A.R. Gurney’s The Wayside Motor Inn off-Broadway. Directed by Lila Neugebauer, the show will run August 12 throug…

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Sunday, July 13, 2014

Feature: Travesti – an “important, surprising and seductive” show by Rachel Kevern

Rebecca Hill, Director of Travesti, tells me that she wishes that she had “had a light-bulb moment, but it was more of a dawning realisation that there are these stories that are no longer…

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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Capital Fringe 2014 Review: ‘The Goddess Diaries’ by Jessica Poole

(Best of the Capital Fringe) The Goddess Diaries, returning for its third year in Capital Fringe, started off with a bang!  Written by Carol Lee Campbell and Directed by Rebecca Wahls, this…

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Joe Iconis, Jenny Ashman & More Lead York's Developmental Reading of New Musical FALLING FOR MAKE BELIEVE Today by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company, and its acclaimed Developmental Reading Series, will present the New York premiere of the new musical, Falling for Make Believe, written by Mark Saltzman with music…

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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Review: (Toronto) A Bicycle Built For Two (Fringe) by The Charlebois Post

Is Funny, Sweet, Endearing Enough?by Beat RiceThe tandem bicycle. A perfect symbol for marriage. After all, it takes two to make it work. A Bicycle Built for Two is a light-hearted…

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Review: (Toronto) Return (Fringe) by The Charlebois Post

Fusingby joel fishbaneA performance piece that melds dance, movement, spoken word, and theatre, Return is an intriguing experience even if the last third falls a little flat. The show follow…

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Michael Moss, Elissa Klie & More to Lead THE TAMING OF THE SHREW at Baruch Performing Arts Center, 7/10-8/3 by BroadwayWorld

Baruch Performing Arts Center BPAC amp TGW Acting Studio present THE TAMING OF THE SHREW from July 10 - August 3, 2014, at the Rose Nagelberg Theatre amp directed by THOMAS G. WAITES. Assist…

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Tuesday, July 8, 2014

‘A Quick 5′ with Rebecca Ende by Elliot Lanes

Rebecca Ende has just completed a very ambitious season that featured something like 224 performances, 16 readings and 86 discussions, all at one theatre company. The company I speak of is …

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Monday, July 7, 2014

Marc Kudisch & More to Appear in A.R. Gurney’s The Wayside Motor Inn Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Tony nominee Marc Kudisch (9 to 5) is among the cast who will feature in Signature Theatre’s previously reported production of A.R. Gurney’s The Wayside Motor Inn. Directed by Li…

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Marc Kudisch, Rebecca Henderson, Lizbeth Mackay & More to Star in Signature Theatre's THE WAYSIDE MOTOR INN; Tickets On Sale 7/10 by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatre has announced casting for THE WAYSIDE MOTOR INN by A.R. Gurney, directed by Lila Neugebauer. Tickets go on sale July 10. All tickets for the initial run of the production a…

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Thursday, July 3, 2014

Review: (Toronto) Tachycardia (Fringe) by The Charlebois Post

An Attack of Mediocrity by Lisa McKeown@lisammckeownTachycardia,  written and directed by Rebecca Gismondi, is about connections: between lovers, and between mind and body. Two lov…

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

How we do it in Germany: We might have overcome the ‘classic drama-musical’ by Lisanne Wiegand

Do you remember when Rebecca – The Musical was to open on Broadway and then didn’t? If you remember that you probably also remember that it premiered in Vienna, Austria, in 2006, and has…

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Justin Matthew Sargent, Rebecca Faulkenberry and More Set for SWEET DREAMS Concert at 54 Below Tonight by BroadwayWorld

A concert version of Sweet Dreams, featuring the music of Air Supply, with music direction by Jonathan Ivie, and produced by Katherine Paige, Tony LePage, Justin Matthew Sargent, and Jonatha…

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Monday, June 30, 2014

CD Review: Aherns and Flaherty: Nice Fighting You (Live at 54 Below) by JK

Broadway has had famous composing teams throughout is long history - Rodgers and Hammerstein, Rodgers and Hart, Lerner and Loewe, Bock and Harnick, Kander and Ebb... For the last twenty-four…

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Friday, June 27, 2014

Spotlight On...Jaime Wright by Michael Block

photo courtesy of Tinker Coalescing- Queer PhotographyName: Jaime WrightHometown: Somers, NY- a small town in Northern Westchester County known as the "Cradle of the American Circus."  …

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Review: (Ottawa) Love + Hate (Fringe) by Estelle Rosen

PepTides Play It Upby Jim Murchisontwitter@JimMurchisonBass player Andrew Burns, drummer Alex Wickham, keyboardist Scott Irving, guitarist David Campbell with vocalists Claude Marquis, Olexa…

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Fuse Remembrance: Celebrating Rebecca Blunk 1953 – 2014 by Debra Cash

Rebecca's spirit will persist in every artist who remembers how much she believed in them, every organization that she urged to greater risk-taking and optimism for the future, and every fri…

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Review: (Ottawa) Love + Hate (Fringe) by Estelle Rosen

PepTides Play It Upby Jim MurchisonTwitter@JimMurchisonBass player Andrew Burns, drummer Alex Wickham, keyboardist Scott Irving, guitarist David Campbell with vocalists Claude Marquis, Olexa…

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Monday, June 23, 2014

Review: (Ottawa) Can't Argue With Pussy (Fringe) by Estelle Rosen

CAN'T ARGUE WITH PUSSY - WELL YA CAN'T!by Jim MurchisonTwitter@JimMurchisonIt was an odd time to see two stand up comediennes: 1:00 pm Sunday. But 10 brave souls went to see Can’t Arg…

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Seeing the Lights review an emotionally engaging and witty drama by Clare Brennan

Theatre by the Lake, KeswickBrendan Murray's tale of family reunion makes dramatic capital from the premise that blood ties are often a mixed blessingA small kitchen and a cluttered sitting-…

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Review: (Ottawa) Oceans Apart (Fringe) by Estelle Rosen

About Coming Homeby Jim Murchison@JimMurchisonPost Traumatic Stress Disorder is something that we are becoming increasingly conscious of. In my parent's day it was likely a sign of weakness …

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