Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 9am (Broadway Time)

VIDEO: Tiki Barber to Join the Cast of KINKY BOOTS! by Stage Tube

Former football player Tiki Barber went on GOOD MORNING AMERICA this morning to announce that he has joined the cast of KINKY BOOTS for a six-week run starting at the end of February

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VIDEO: Bryan Cranston Tells THE LATE SHOW How NETWORK Teaches Him About Feeling 'Mad as Hell' by Stage Tube

Bryan Cranston was a guest on last night's episode of 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.' During the interview, he told Colbert how current role as Howard Beale in the Broadway rendition o…

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R.I.P. Sidewalk? by Trav S.D.

Well, I sure am glad I got to perform in Jason Trachtenburg’s Me and Lee at Sidewalk late last month, for I just read in EV Grieve that it may no longer be long for this world. I have…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Review:Noura at curtainup.com/ by Elyse Sommer

The dysfunctional family drama is getting wuite a workout in Heather Raffo's new play

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Review: Network at curtainup.com/

a high tech production of Paddy Chayevsky's movie with Bryan Cranston now telling us to be mad as hell

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Feuding Fawlty Towers producers in dispute again over Only Fools and Horses live shows by Georgia Snow

A long-running feud between producers of two live shows inspired by Fawlty Towers has taken a fresh twist, after the rivals launched

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Snowflake review – Mike Bartlett's Christmas drama for a divided Britain by Michael Billington

Old Fire Station, OxfordA masterfully written generational clash lies at the heart of this timely story rich in insight, poignancy and optimism It is a quite a coup for this bustling arts ce…

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BWW's On This Day - December 11, 2018

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on December 11 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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LISTEN: Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases Demo For Washington's Death Song 'One Last Ride Reprise' From HAMILTON by BroadwayWorld

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter today to share a demo he had recorded during the early days of Hamilton.

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Broadway Licensing Releases HEAD OVER HEELS Rights for School and Youth Programs by BroadwayWorld

Theatrical rights licensor Broadway Licensing, along with the Broadway producers of Head Over Heels led by Christine Russell, Louise Gund, today announced the immediate availability of 2019 …

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PHOTOS: The Barn’s revival of Stiles & Drewe’s musical looks Just So brilliant by Press Releases

The Barn Theatre's much-anticipated, actor-musician revival of Stiles & Drewe's 1984 family musical Just So officially opened in Cirencester last night (10 December 2018). Check out our…

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‘I think any women’s story is an important story to tell’ – Adam Small on taking a leap and staging Anomaly by Featured Content

New play Anomaly shines a light on three women affected by an abuse scandal - not those that have been abused, but the daughters of the abuser. Director Adam Small told us why he felt this w…

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Review: A Wonder in My Soul at Baltimore Center Stage by Jayne Blanchard

“Laugh or cry; it’s up to you,” my mother used to say. At Baltimore Center Stage’s stirring production of acclaimed playwright Marcus Gardley’s play A Wonder In…

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REVIEW ROUND-UP: A Christmas Carol at the Old Vic by Emma Clarendon

Jack Thorne’s version of the classic festive story A Christmas Carol returns to the Old Vic Theatre with Stephen Tompkinson as Scrooge. Here’s what critics have made of it…

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How to fill out the perfect UCAS application for a drama course by Susan Elkin

As the deadline for UCAS applications approaches, Susan Elkin speaks to the tutors who will be receiving them to find out what

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Denis O'Hare, Kevin Doyle, and Olivia Williams Will Lead TARTUFFE At The National Theatre by BroadwayWorld

A ferocious new version of Moliere's comic masterpiece, Tartuffe, by John Donnelly, directed by Blanche McIntyre will open in February in the Lyttelton Theatre. Denis O'Hare makes his NT deb…

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IN SEARCH OF APPLAUSE Comes to the Old Red Lion Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Lorelei has spent the last two years of her life with Nigel. But something is missing So today Lorelei has written herself one of those 'lists'

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Daisy Wood-Davis, Jake Quickenden and Marcus Collins cast in Hair tour by Susie Browning

Daisy Wood-Davis, Jake Quickenden and Marcus Collins are to lead the cast for the 50th Anniversary production of Hair – the Musical. They

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Cinderella review at New Victoria Theatre, Woking – ‘Craig Revel Horwood’s star turn’ by Paul Vale

Strictly Come Dancing’s Craig Revel Horwood is very much the star attraction at this Qdos Entertainment production of Cinderella, the most beloved

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Photo Flash: Check Out All New Production Photos From THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME by BroadwayWorld

The Olivier and Tony Award -winning show The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time opens with a gala at the Piccadilly Theatre on Tuesday 11 December. The strictly limited season end…

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BWW Review: DIALEKTIKON, Park Theatre by Debbie Gilpin

Ex Nihilo Theatre Group bring the world premiere of Jacky Ivimy's Dialektikon to Park Theatre to close out the year in Park90, playing alongside Peter Pan in Park200. Directed by Adebayo Bol…

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Just So review at Barn Theatre, Cirencester – ‘Gentle but joyful revival’ by Dave Fargnoli

Capping off the Barn Theatre, Cirencester’s first season with an enthusiastic musical revival, Just So puts a warm, light-hearted spin on Rudyard

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Shane Richie joins the cast of Everybody’s Talking About Jamie by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Shane Richie will join the cast of the award-winning new musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie in the role of Hugo from January 2019. This post Shane Richie joins the…

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Favorite Theater of 2018: The Hudson Theatre by JK

We had the great fortune of visiting many different theaters in 2018. The one we enjoyed the most this year is Broadway's newest (and one of its oldest), The Hudson Theatre. From the outside…

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Beauty and the Beast review at Town Hall, Loughborough – ‘original, fresh and funny’ by Pat Ashworth

Loughborough Town Hall consistently sets the benchmark for traditional panto in the East Midlands. This is the fifth successive panto from Morgan

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Broadway Across America & DelKing Entertainment Announce Partnership at Showcenter Complex in Mexico by Broadway.com

DelKing Entertainment and Broadway Across America, part of the John Gore Organization, two leaders in live entertainment, have announced a partnership to begin programming productions at Sho…

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BWW Interview: Rachel Kavanaugh Talks A CHRISTMAS CAROL by Rona Kelly

Having recently worked on a number of musicals including the acclaimed Half a Sixpence, Rachel Kavanaugh returns to the RSC for a play which has some ghosts of the past and present. Sharing …

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‘Fresh & mostly effective production’: CARMEN – Royal Opera House ★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

Twisting Carmen on its head, the Royal Opera House’s revival of Barrie Kosky’s production brings modernity, a narrator, simplicity and vibrancy together to create a fresh and mostly effe…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Mars attacks! War of the Worlds restaged for 'fake news' era by Chris Wiegand

New show links HG Wells’s sci-fi novel and Orson Welles’s 1938 radio adaptation and explores climate of fear preceding the US presidential electionIt is one of the most famous radio broa…

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Aladdin review – all hail Clive Rowe's terrific Twankey by Chris Wiegand

Hackney Empire, LondonThis show has a dastardly villain in Jacob Peas Bogg and some spirited performances but there is nothing like its dameWriter-director Susie McKenna and composer Steve E…

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Shakespeare’s Globe’s Emilia announces West End transfer by Giverny Masso

Shakespeare’s Globe’s production of Emilia has announced a West End transfer. Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s play will run at the Vaudeville Theatre from

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Wake Up With BWW 12/11: RUBEN AND CLAY'S CHRISTMAS SHOW Opens, CLUELESS Opens, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories Ruben and Clay's Christmas Show opens, Clueless opens off-Broadway, and Christopher Fitzgerald returns to Waitress

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Review: Borders and Games, Arcola Theatre by Sebastian Calver

We live in a society very ignorant of the conflict in Syria and its harrowing reality, which is often paved over by the short and sickly-sweet blanket term: “the crisis in Syria”. Th…

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Peter Pan review at Park Theatre, London – ‘charming and entertaining’ by Rosemary Waugh

It’s easy to forget that JM Barrie’s Peter Pan was originally conceived as a work for the stage. However this year’s Park

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So-Fi Festival Debuts Tonight! by Trav S.D.

A couple of months ago I flipped both for St. Kilda, Jody Christopherson’s new solo work, and for Torn Page, the space where it was presented, which I’d heard about for ages but …

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 5am (Broadway Time)

Courtney Act Joins CLUB BRIEFS In The Leicester Square Spiegeltent by BroadwayWorld

The BRIEFS BOYS have announced that the stunningly talented and beautiful COURTNEY ACT will be joining them on stage with her glorious act this FRIDAY 14 DECEMBER at 10.15pm - a CLUB BRIEFS …

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Q & A: The Travels of Tony Shalhoub, From Paris to Austin by John Ortved

The “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” actor never tires of the City of Light, was fascinated by the Roman ruins in Lebanon and would happily spend the rest of his days in a certain Texas college t…

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Photo Flash: First Look at SNOW WHITE at the London Palladium by BroadwayWorld

Qdos Entertainment's production of Snow White at the London Palladium began on Saturday 8 December 2018 with Gala Night on Wednesday 12 December 2018. The five week strictly limited run con…

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Jack and the Beanstalk review at Newbury Corn Exchange – ‘well-crafted, fairytale pantomime’ by Hannah Greenstreet

This is Phil Willmott’s 11th year of writing and directing the pantomime at the Newbury Corn Exchange and he has clearly hit

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Review: Of Home and Each Other at Broadmead Shopping Centre by Lilith Wozniak

Someone else's shoes: Lilith Wozniak writes on the mechanics of empathy in an immersive audio experience in Bristol shopping quarter. The post Review: Of Home and Each Other at Broadmead Sho…

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RATTLED Comes to the Old Red Lion Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Missmanaged Theatre make their debut with Rattled, a vital new piece of writing exploring childhood trauma and postnatal mental health. This one-woman show puts childhood trauma under the m…

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EMILIA Will Transfer to the West End by BroadwayWorld

Following its sell-out run at Shakespeare's Globe, Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's exciting and entertaining new play Emilia, directed by Nicole Charles, bursts into the Vaudeville Theatre for a stri…

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Full Casting Announced For The 50th Anniversary Tour Of HAIR by BroadwayWorld

Full casting has been announced for the critically-acclaimed 50th anniversary production of Hair - The Musical. Leading the cast in this revolutionary, Grammy award-winning musical is Dancin…

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Selladoor launches panto company to bolster its expansion by Giverny Masso

Theatre company Selladoor Worldwide has announced further expansion, with the launch of a new pantomime producer. The theatre company – which earlier this

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Inaugural casting directors awards set for February 2019 by Matthew Hemley

A new awards ceremony honouring casting directors will hold its inaugural event in February next year. The Casting Awards, run by the

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Selladoor Worldwide And Immersion Theatre Launch New Pantomime Production Company PRIME PANTOMIMES by BroadwayWorld

Selladoor Worldwide and Immersion Theatre today announce an exciting new partnership launching a dedicated Pantomime Production Company, Prime Pantomimes. Both Selladoor Worldwide and Immers…

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The Green Room: What do you want for Christmas? by Jon Dryden Taylor

Meet our panel: We have given our panellists pen-names and used stock images but their biographies reflect their real career details…​​​​​​​ Eoghan

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Stage school principal and actor Verity Rae Martin: ‘Those who work the hardest succeed’ by John Byrne

How did you start off in theatre? I attended a dance school in Gravesend before joining the Brit School aged 14. What

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‘Has lost none of its power here’: NINE NIGHT – Trafalgar Studios by Ian Foster

We celebrate the fact that Nine Night is the first play by a black British female playwright to make it into the West End, as Natasha Gordon’s debut makes the move from the National’s sm…

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Actor Riz Meedin: ‘At the dress run for my first job, my bravado vanished, but I got through it’ by John Byrne

My first job was a 1989 production of Teechers by John Godber at the Technical and Vocational Education Initiative. That sounds like

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Fire Breaks Out at Broadway Theater by Marc Hershberg

Several hours ago, a small fire broke out in the lower lounge of the Broadway theater.

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FABULATION - Talkin' Broadway's Review by James Wilson

"Can I be honest with you?" These are the first words uttered by Undine Barnes Calles, a high-powered New York City publicist and the central character in Lynn Nottage's sweeping and satiric…

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Marie Windsor: A Sheep in Wolf’s Clothing by Trav S.D.

The biggest bombshell about B movie queen Marie Windsor (Emily Marie Bertelsen, 1919-2000), best known for playing smoldering noir dames and dance hall girls in westerns, was that she was a …

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First Trailer of Kenneth Branagh’s “All is True” Released by Blouin Artinfo

The first trailer of “All Is True,” Kenneth Branagh’s adaptation of Ben Elton’s drama about the later life of Shakespeare has been released. Branagh directs the film as well as plays…

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One-woman romantic comedy In Search Of Applause comes to Old Red Lion Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo One-woman romantic comedy In Search Of Applause starring Maroussia Vladi comes to the Old Red Lion Theatre in February 2019. This post One-woman romantic comedy In Search Of …

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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri & Bernadette Robinson for one-woman tour de force Songs for Nobodies by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Friday 11 January 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock heads to the West End's Ambassadors Theatre to talk to Bernadette Robinson about h…

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New York Magazine Deletes Derogatory Article on Priyanka Chopra by Blouin Artinfo

New York Magazine has recently published an article on the wedding of actor Priyanka Chopra with musician Nick Jonas in the Cut website, whose target readers are women. The author labelled t…

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DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE by Brian Scott Lipton

Cherise Boothe gives an excellent performance in this story of a woman breaking apart and trying to put it all back together again.

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Review: Doctor Faustus at Shakespeare’s Globe by Brendan Macdonald

Sinful pageantry: Paulette Randall's production of Marlowe's play brings out all its wicked humour. The post Review: Doctor Faustus at Shakespeare’s Globe appeared first on Exeunt Mag…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Artistic director Robert Softley Gale: Panto offers best chance to break down barriers for the disabled by Robert Softley Gale

Last year, 2.9 million people in the UK went to a pantomime. It’s one of the most important ways that the UK

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Production manager Heather Doole: Women in technical theatre need allies, here’s what to do by Heather Doole

I love working in technical theatre and I feel lucky to be part of this knowledgeable and supportive community. But I don’t

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0596: Our Love Never Dies for Phantom of the Opera by MusicalTalk

Nick recently shocked Tonia with news that he would be re-visiting Phantom of the Opera for the first time in over 15 years.  Listen to hear his thoughts, how it compares to Love Never Dies…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 1am (Broadway Time)

“Pink Elephants” at Tilsiter Lichtspiele Kino, Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Through their physical and emotional limits, the protagonists dance, cry and crawl their way to psychological metamorphosis in “Pink Elephants,” which runs at Berlin’s Tilsiter Lichtsp…

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Noura by Darryl Reilly

In 90 minutes, Ms. Raffo packs in a great deal. We learn about Iraq’s past and present, religious lore, marital conflicts, unrequited love and the hardships of immigrants. The stiff treatm…

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Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISÉRABLES, [...] The post LES MISÉRABLES WILL…

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Pantha Du Prince: Conference of Trees + Leifur James at Barbican Hall, London by Blouin Artinfo

In this extraordinaire audio-visual piece Pantha Du Prince (aka Hendrik Weber) lends musical voice to tree life which will be there for all to view at London’s Barbican Hall on January, 19…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at midnight (Broadway Time)

“The Hard Nut” at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House, New York by Blouin Artinfo

A BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group presentation, “The Hard Nut” based on E.T.A. Hoffmann’s original story will be on stage at New York’s BAM Howard Gilman Opera House from December 14…

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Christopher Fitzgerald Reprises His Tony-Nominated Turn in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Christopher Fitzgerald, Tony-nominated original cast member of Waitress, returns to the role of Ogie in the Broadway production on December 11. Fitzgerald replaces Alex Wyse, who played his …

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Tony Winner Avenue Q to End Off-Broadway Run at New World Stages in 2019 by Andy Lefkowitz

Everything in life is only for now. Avenue Q, winner of three 2004 Tony Awards including Best Musical, will conclude its off-Broadway transfer at New World Stages on April 28, 2019. This run…

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Katie Rose Clarke & Jesse JP Johnson Return to Wicked on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of Wicked alums head back into the hit musical at the Gershwin Theatre on December 11. Katie Rose Clarke steps into the role of Glinda, with Jesse JP Johnson taking on the role of Boq…

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Ruben Studdard & Clay Aiken Ring In the Holidays as Their Spectacular Reunion Show Opens on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

It's opening night for Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken! The American Idol alums open their new holiday concert run Ruben & Clay's First Annual Christmas Carol Family Fun …

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The Theatre is Lying, the inaugural Macfarlane Commissions by Arts Review

The first in a new biennial series of commissions exhibitions supported by The Macfarlane Fund, The Theatre is Lying features five ambitious new works from leading Australian and internation…

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Kinda Silly Use of Geofencing by Joe Patti

I have written before about the ethics of geofencing since there are all sorts of questions raised about where data collection stops and stalking starts. One of the uses I had suggested migh…

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Christopher Fitzgerald Returns to Waitress on Broadway December 11 by Ryan McPhee

The Tony nominee steps back into the role of Ogie as Stephanie Torns dons Jenna's apron once more.

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The Innocent Man, Netflix — devastating true-crime series for those unsated by Making a Murderer

Six-part documentary series, adapted from a John Grisham book, probes two Oklahoma cases whose ripples were far-reaching

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Splendid dancing at every level in the Royal Ballet’s Nutcracker

Emma Maguire was among the stars of Peter Wright’s production

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Why Norm Lewis Put Some Unconventional Tunes on His Norm Lewis Christmas Album by Ruthie Fierberg

Plus, watch an exclusive performance of “My Favorite Things” in this fireside chat with Playbill

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Clueless Musical, Starring Dove Cameron, Opens December 11 by Andrew Gans

The New Group world premiere began previews November 20.

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Katie Rose Clarke Returns to Broadway Cast of Wicked December 11 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical recently celebrated its 15th anniversary at the Gershwin Theatre.

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You May Not Realize It, But Mean Girls Redefines the Idea of Pop Music on Broadway by Logan Culwell-Block

Music director and arranger Mary-Mitchell Campbell fused theatrical storytelling with studio technology for a pop album that’s topping the Billboard charts.

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