Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Photo Flash: Nikki M. James and More in VOICES OF BROADWAY at Usdan Center by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award-winner Nikki M. James, currently in the new Les Miserables, joined three other Broadway performers - Benjamin Howes of Scandalous and Mary Poppins, Brian Gonzales of Aladdin and N…

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Sunday, July 13, 2014

Ellie Kemper on 'Sex Tape' and Her Own Memorable Firsts by Young Hollywood

Ellie Kemper on 'Sex Tape' and Her Own Memorable Firsts The lovely Ellie Kemper pays a visit to the YH Studio to tell us all about her hilariously scandalous comedy 'Sex Tape', co-starring C…

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Friday, July 11, 2014

Roman Polanski’s film: Venus in Fur by Jayne Blanchard

Never mess with a goddess. That’s the lesson of Venus in Fur, director Roman Polanski’s frisky and taut film adaptation of the 2010 play by David Ives that brought kink back to Broadway …

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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Ticket Offer: 50% Off Top Price Tickets to Cheek by Jowl’s Ubu Roi at Barbican Centre by Lucia Genziani

Cheek by Jowl present Ubu Roi Barbican Centre Until 22 June How hungry for power can King Ubu be? At a dinner party, the warm smiles and funny quips soon descend into profanity, debauchery a…

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Friday, June 6, 2014

Ooh La La! Tony Nominee Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley Will Star in Paper Mill’s Broadway-Bound Can-Can by Ryan McPhee

Can you do the Can-Can? Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley can! The two will star in the previously announced Broadway-bound production of Can-Can at Paper Mill Playhouse, as Pistache and Danie…

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Ooh La La! Tony Nominee Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley Will Star in Papermill’s Broadway-Bound Can-Can by Ryan McPhee

Can you do the Can-Can? Kate Baldwin and Jason Danieley can! The two will star in the previously announced Broadway-bound production of Can-Can at Paper Mill Playhouse, as Pistache and Danie…

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Monday, June 2, 2014

Looking Forward to Summer 2014 by JK

Cabaret - The best musical of the springI sound like a broken record, I guess, but I can't believe that the year is almost half over.  And I can't believe that a new season is starting!…

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Broadway "Take Aways" 2013-2014 by JK

Sitting with my mouth agape at the end of a show usually means I am stunned by what I see, and in the very best way.  Pippin, as a whole show, had me open-mouthed throughout.  …

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Friday, April 25, 2014

A SONG AT TWILIGHT Video Trailer by Westport Country Playhouse

A SONG AT TWILIGHT Video Trailer In his long career, Sir Hugo Latymer has achieved more than most writers even dream of-money, fame, and a reputation beyond reproach. But his carefully cons…

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Thursday, April 24, 2014

Edward Watts to Join the Cast of The Fantasticks Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Edward Watts (Scandalous, It's a Bird...Plane...It's Superman at Encores!) is joining the cast of The Fantasticks at off-Broadway’s Snapple Theater Center. He will take over fr…

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Dorian Gray, Riverside Studios by Fisun Güner

Adapted by Linnie Reedman and with music by Joe Evans, Oscar Wilde’s only novel – the more scandalous original version serialised in 1890, which Wilde himself later expurgated – finds …

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

In this dance-club 'Dorian,' it's hard to feel the consequences by Chris Jones

THEATER REVIEW: 'Dorian' by House Theatre of Chicago ★★ THEATER REVIEW: 'Dorian' by House Theatre of Chicago ★★ ... Tommy Rapley's "Dorian," a striking, laudably amb…

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Friday, April 11, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung & More Sing at BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Stephen Sorokoff

Last night, 54 Below celebrated some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway. The show featured some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Carolee Ca…

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Photo Coverage: Carolee Carmello Previews BROADWAY SHOWSTOPPERS at 54 Below by Walter McBride

On April 10, celebrate some of the most memorable show-stopping musical moments from Broadway at 54 Below.The show will feature some of Broadway's greatest stars, including Tony nominee Caro…

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

Theatre Review: ‘Savannah Bay’ by Theâtre de l’Atelier at the Kennedy Center’s 2014 International Theatre Festival by Elizabeth Bruce

Marguerite Duras’s play Savannah Bay follows a young woman desperate to discover the truth about her mother’s suicide the day after her birth. Writer Marguerite Duras, best kn…

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Filichia Features: Urinetown for Kidz by Peter Filichia

At the turn of the new century, few Broadway insiders would have believed it. Yes, this musical called URINETOWN had been produced way off-off-Broadway in the Fringe, and quite a few people …

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

THE AWAKENING • St. Louis Actors' Studio by Andrea

St. Louisan Kate Chopin's novel, "The Awakening", was published in 1899, and is notable for being recognized as one of the earliest literary works of feminism. The story, scandalous in its t…

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Review: Venus in Fur/Goodman Theatre by Brianhey

RECOMMENDED Playwright David Ives has made his reputation with smart translation-adaptations of classic French works, most recently his retooling of Moliere’s “The Misanthrope…

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Monday, March 17, 2014

Photo Flash: Culture Project's THE JUNKET Celebrates Opening with Mike Albo and More by BroadwayWorld

Culture Project examines contemporary American mores with two journalistic theater pieces in rep. Straight from Joe's Pub, The Real Americans, a compelling and uniquely galvanizing new work …

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Mike Albo On His Scandalous Junket and the Swag That Runs New York by Jonathan Mandell

“I wish I could transmute my middle aged gay pain into some zombie vampire Lena Dunham comedy superhero reboot movie but I can’t,” Mike Albo says in his one-man show “The…

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Friday, March 7, 2014

Frozen's Jonathan Groff on Not Being Able to 'Let It Go' and If He'll Sing on Looking by Broadway.com

We totally relate to Tony nominee and Frozen star Jonathan Groff’s recent post-Oscar revelation. “I'm in an afterglow moment of Frozen winning," he told The Hollywood Re…

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Frozen's Jonathan Groff on the Problem with 'Let It Go' and Kissing & Singing in Looking by Broadway.com

We totally relate to Tony nominee and Frozen star Jonathan Groff’s recent post-Oscar revelation. “I'm in an afterglow moment of Frozen winning," he told The Hollywood Re…

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Happy 450th birthday to William Shakespeare and Christopher Marlowe by Andrew Dickson

If Shakespeare, not Marlowe, had been fatally stabbed as a young man would we even remember him? As the 450th birthdays of both playwrights approach, Andrew Dickson makes…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Pre-Broadway Can-Can, Hunchback U.S. Debut & Ever After World Premiere on Tap for New Paper Mill Season by Broadway.com

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced a packed 2014-15 season. The lineup includes the Broadway-bound Can-Can, revivals of Elf and Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, the U.S. premiere of The …

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Culture Project to Stage Dan Hoyle THE REAL AMERICANS, Mike Albo's THE JUNKET, Begin. 3/13 by BroadwayWorld

Culture Project will examine contemporary American mores with two journalistic theater pieces in rep. Straight from Joe's Pub, The Real Americans, a compelling and uniquely galvanizing new w…

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Monday, February 24, 2014

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Stephen Ward, Directed by Richard Eyre, to Close in London's West End by Broadway.com

The world premiere of Stephen Ward, the latest musical from legendary composer Andrew Lloyd Webber, has set a closing date of March 29 in London’s West End. Directed by five-…

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Saturday, February 22, 2014

Dinner with Friends by Theasy.com

Dinner with Friends Laura Pels Theatre, Roundabout, Off Broadway Reviewed by Jason Rost BOTTOM LINE: This welcome revival of a Pulitzer-winning divorce comedy is presented with depth, but…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Weekend Poll Top Three: Scandal! Turns Out Broadway Fans Are Gladiators by Broadway.com

In honor of Presidents’ Day, which as predicted we spent binge-watching House of Cards, sleeping late and ordering Seamless (we’re so over the Great White Way being literally bla…

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Sunday, February 9, 2014

Fuse Book Review: Pussy Riot — The Price of Singing a Loud Song in the Savior’s Castle by Arts Fuse Editor

Most everyone has heard the faux-scandalous name. What has not been heard enough is that Pussy Riot are the purest and most potent expression of the punk-rock ethos ever.

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Faces of the Future: More Updates by JK

No sooner did I post an update about my featured Faces of the Future (HERE), than I got a bunch of emails and Tweets about four of them I missed.  My apologies to all concerned - especi…

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Saturday, January 18, 2014

On my radar: Juliet Stevenson's cultural highlights by Leah Harper

Juliet Stevenson, star of films, stage and TV series such as The Politician's Wife, on poetry, Iranian film and Mark TwainBorn in Essex, actress Juliet Stevenson, launched her stage career …

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