Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Review: Charlie and the Chocolate factory at by Simon Saltzman

The exceptionally talented Christian Borle plays Willie Wonka with exhilarating ferocity. .

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Review: The Little Foxes at by Elyse Sommer and Charles Wright

our review now covers a report on both Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon's performances.

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Review: Six Degrees Of Separation at by Elyse Sommer

John Guare's 1990 hit makes a stylish Broadway comeback. .

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Obsession, Barbican, London, review: Jude Law is muscular and brooding but is wooden by Paul Taylor, Paul Taylor

Law plays the handsome drifter Gino in a new stage adaptation of Visconti's sexually charged 1943 film 'Obsession' directed by Ivo van Hove

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The Chemical Brothers' Tom Rowlands to Compose Original Music for LIFE OF GALILEO by BroadwayWorld

BAFTA winner Joe Wright's production of Brecht's masterworkLife of Galileowill be accompanied by an original score composed by Tom Rowlands, founding member of the English electronic music d…

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London Transfer Announced for War-time Love Story YANK! by BroadwayWorld

YANK, the widely acclaimed musical production which recently received its UK premiere at Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester, is to transfer to London this summer.

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Theatre News: The Young Vic and Donmar Warehouse among winners of first Creative Green Awards

Green Party leader Caroline Lucas presented the awards which recognise commitment to sustainability

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Review Round-Ups: Were the critics obsessed with Jude Law in Ivo van Hove's Obsession?

Law stars in Toneelgroep Amsterdam's adaptation of Luchino Visconti's 1942 film

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Theatre News: The Chemical Brothers' Tom Rowlands to compose music for Life of Galileo

The production at the Young Vic will star Brendan Cowell

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Sarah & Duck’s Big Top Birthday review – sleepily surreal CBeebies knees-up by Brian Logan

Polka, London The dotty TV duo and their friend Scarf Lady become puppets in a touring stage show that should satisfy ardent fans aged three to sixSome swoon at the gentle dottiness of CBeeb…

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 6am (Broadway Time)

HAMILTON's Celebrated Education Program Makes History Today by BroadwayWorld

The innovative educational program that launched in 2016 at HAMILTON on Broadway, and has subsequently debuted in Chicago and San Francisco, will make history on April 26, 2017 when more tha…

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The Addams Family review at Festival Theatre, Edinburgh – ‘sizzling musical comedy’ by Thom Dibdin

Love, quite incongruously, is all around in the musical comedy version of The Addams Family, which sees Charles Addams’ famously morbid cartoon

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BWW Review: OBSESSION, Barbican by Marianka Swain

'Everybody wants passion,' says Ivo van Hove in the programme interview for his latest show, but in both tone and aesthetic, his take on this doomed romance is less red-hot fire of ardour, m…

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Coronation Street’s Hilda Ogden scarf, rollers and pinny up for auction by Giverny Masso

Coronation Street actor Jean Alexander’s personal possessions are going up for auction in her home town of Southport. Alexander, who played Hilda

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North Devon theatres to reopen under new management by Tim Bano

Two North Devon theatres that were shut suddenly in January are set to reopen after the local council entered into a 12-month

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Rules Off Off Broadway, New Stage Performance Space Reviewed by Keith Paul Medelis BOTTOM LINE: The black guy dies first. The white people complain. The native woman sits motionless in the…

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Theatre News: Evanna Lynch to star in Disco Pigs at Trafalgar Studios

The actress played Luna Lovegood in the Harry Potter film franchise

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Photos: Kara Tointon, Nina Conti and Daniel Portman attend opening night of Alice's Adventures Underground

Les Enfants Terribles' immersive experience based on the classic novel opened last night

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 5am (Broadway Time)

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Easter Bonnet Competition Breaks Records, Critics Review “Six Degrees of Separation,” and Theatre Community Mourns Loss of Martha Lavey. “Today on Broadway” i…

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Harry Potter actor to star in Disco Pigs revival by Tim Bano

Enda Walsh’s Disco Pigs is to be revived at London’s Trafalgar Studios in a 20th anniversary production later this year. Evanna Lynch,

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Sophie Willan review – tales of neglect and addiction told with good cheer by Brian Logan

Soho theatre, LondonFlashes of tenacious positivity illuminate a gleeful set that ranges over Willan’s troubled early years in care, from teenage delinquency to a run-in with SantaRebellio…

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The Pen and the Trigger Finger: Examining Gun Violence Onstage by Laura Collins-Hughes

Live performance is a most direct way to make the fear and heartbreak palpable.

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REVIEW: Nuclear War, Royal Court Jerwood Upstairs ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon While Nuclear War is at times confusing and disorienting, it is riveting throughout its 45 minutes, leaving you with words, sounds and sights that will continue to haunt. This…

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Obsession, Barbican review - Jude Law on serious form in Ivo van Hove's latest by Jenny Gilbert

Ivo van Hove's cultish staging of the Visconti film disappointsThere is a distinctive look, feel, even sound to a stage production directed by Ivo van Hove, which is becoming rather fam…

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Laura Osnes & Corey Cott Open on Broadway in the New Musical Bandstand by Andy Lefkowitz

The original musical Bandstand, directed and choreographed by Hamilton Tony winner Andy Blankenbuehler, opens on April 26 at the Broadway’s Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Tony nominee and …

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Akram Khan's 'Desh’ at Sadler’s Wells, London by Blouin Artinfo

Sadler’s Wells, London will be presenting Akram Khan Company’s “Desh” from May 31 through June 3, 2017.In his much-anticipated return, Akram Khan will be performing in “Desh,” hi…

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Cirque Du Soleil Brings Ovo To Royal Albert Hall in 2018 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo COMING JANUARY 2018 For more information Join Our Mailing List This post Cirque Du Soleil Brings Ovo To Royal Albert Hall in 2018 first appeared on British Theatre. Hurrah!

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HIS FINAL BOW – Edinburgh by Thom Dibdin

In Peter Arnott’s splendid account of the final hours of John Wilkes Booth, the actor who murdered President Lincoln, the two are shown so entangled and engorged that the performance of th…

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Competition: Win tickets to see The Magic of Motown on tour by The Stage

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town. Seen

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So I Joined A Cult by Joe Patti

Do you have a few moments so I can share some information about a cult I joined? No, wait, wait, before you run away. This is not that type of cult. In fact, this cult demands much less in t…

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Save 10% On Tickets For GANGSTA GRANNY At Garrick Theatre by BroadwayWorld

The theatrical adaptation of David Walliams' bestselling book, GANGSTA GRANNY, has its West End debut this summer. The smash-hit production, which was recently nominated for a UK Theatre Awa…

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BWW Review: ALICE'S ADVENTURES UNDERGROUND, The Vaults by Aliya Al-Hassan

Following the sell-out run in 2015 at The Vaults deep under Waterloo Station, Les Enfants Terribles' and ebp bring their Olivier award nominated Alice's Adventures Underground back to celebr…

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On the Couch with Brendan Irving by Arts Review

Who is Brendan Irving? An actor, singer and aerialist who grew up on the south coast, a proud Lululemon Athletica ambassador and founder of The Movement Academy Australia; a physical trainin…

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Review: Marry Me a Little (Porchlight Music Theatre) by Catey Sullivan

In Porchlight Music Theatre's 70-minutes two-hander romance of Stephen Sondheim out-takes, Austin Cook and Bethany Thomas deliver sonic wonders and emotional depth. The songs of Marry Me a L…

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BWW Morning Brief April 26th, 2017 - BANDSTAND Opens and More! by Jessica Khan

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news BANDSTAND, starring Laura Osnes and Corey Cott, opens tonight on Broadway

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Showtune Showdown! Thirteen Musicals Duke It Out for Tony Nominations in Historically Competitive Year by Paul Wontorek

Nobody does musicals like Broadway. Every Broadway season feels chock full of big-hearted, big-singing shows that all compete for that final trophy on Tony Awards night: the one engraved wit…

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Benjamin Grosvenor at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, California by Blouin Artinfo

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts presents a solo show by British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor on April 30, 2017.Benjamin Grosvenor is internationally recognized for his electrif…

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Mark Shenton: Who will win at the Tony Awards 2017? by Mark Shenton

Unlike in London, where theatre shows open at any time throughout the year, Broadway is tightly focused around one major annual event:

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Richard Jordan: The small festival that inspired a farmer to plan an ambitious laser show by Richard Jordan

Travel may broaden the mind, but so too can theatre. Wherever you travel and whatever you see, theatre gathers a community, bringing it

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Katie Jackson: What happens when the stage manager gets hit by a bus? by Katie Jackson

Ever heard of the ‘stage management bus’? This means that if a member of the stage management team is hit by a

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at midnight (Broadway Time)

'Hamilton' is associated with Obama, but it's a better musical with him out of office by Alyssa Rosenberg The Washington Post

One of the ways we deal with the lingering sense that pop culture is a guilty pleasure is to argue that it has a value beyond pleasure, that it can help us understand major political and cul…

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Nobody Can Swing Like Them! Meet the Full Cast of BANDSTAND, Opening Tonight on Broadway by Meet The Cast

The brand new musical Bandstand, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Andy Blankenbuehler Hamilton with music by Richard Oberacker and a book and lyrics by Robert Taylor and Richa…

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VIDEO: On This Day, April 26: Viola Davis and Denzel Washington Star in the First Broadway Revival of August Wilson's FENCES by Stage Tube

On this day in 2010, the first Broadway revival of August Wilson's, Fences, opened on Broadway starring Academy Award-winners, Denzel Washington and Viola Davis.

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Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. The Wiz at Spotlighters Theatre. “With its talented cast and Baltimore twist, this production is not to be missed!” – Barry Kramer. READ review. Synopsis:  Dorothy is…

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Blanc de Blanc to headline MAP 57 – St Kilda’s Winter Garden by Arts Review

Take one triangle of inner city seaside land, fill it with savvy small bars, luscious food stalls, an antique Spiegeltent full of stunning shows, carnival rides, quirky sideshows, sparkling …

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The Arts on the Stamps of the World — April 26 by Doug Briscoe

An Arts Fuse regular feature: the arts on stamps of the world.

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Little Black Bastard by Arts Review

A celebration of an artistic career spanning seven decades, honouring an elder, mentor to indigenous performers and advocate for the LGBTI community, La Mama presents Noel Tovey’s Li…

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How a 30-Year Friendship Gives Allison Janney and John Benjamin Hickey the Courage to Return to Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

What to expect from the award-winning actors as they team up in the Trip Cullman-directed revival of Six Degrees of Separation.

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Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom Musical Makes North American Debut by Adam Hetrick

The stage musical adaptation of the 1992 Australian dance film begins performances April 26 in Toronto.

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Schools of the Stars: Where Bandstand Cast and Creators Went to College by Sarah Jane Arnegger

Where the full cast and creative team of the Broadway musical Bandstand pursued their college studies.

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How the National Endowment for the Arts Shaped the Landmark Plays and Musicals You Love by Adam Hetrick

The NEA played a crucial role in bringing works like The Great Comet, Spring Awakening, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, and Nine to the stage.

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How Well Do You Know the Dollys of Hello, Dolly! After All? by Logan Culwell-Block

You might consider yourself a devoted fan, but do you know all of the ladies who have walked down the Harmonia Gardens staircase?

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IMPRESSIONS: Lyon Opera Ballet and Compagnie CNDC-Angers – Robert Swinston in New York performing works by Merce Cunningham by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Lyon Opera Ballet and Compagnie CNDC-Angers – Robert Swinston  in New York performing works by Merce Cunningham, "American audiences shouldn’t have to wait for compani…

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