Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 7pm (Broadway Time)

Review: Frankenstein (Lifeline Theatre) by Lauren Emily Whalen

Lifeline Theatre’s Frankenstein, a world premiere adapted by Robert Kauzlaric and directed by Paul S. Holmquist, boils down the war of human versus monster in a way that’s deceptively si…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

Irrational Theatre Presents Leoncavallo's PAGLIACCI by BroadwayWorld

Ruggero Leoncavallo's greatest opera. Based on a real life murder case. This thrilling and gritty opera boasts one of the greatest tenor arias of all time and a story to surpass any modern d…

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Aidan Turner, Amara Okereke, and Katy Rudd Among Winners Of Stage Debut Awards by BroadwayWorld

The Stage Debut Awards, in association with Access Entertainment, are thrilled to announce the 2018 winners, following the ceremony which took place at 8 Northumberland Avenue on Sunday 23 S…

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Jeanine Tesori Among First Female Composers Commissioned By The Met by Stephanie Wild

The Metropolitan Opera is preparing to kick off its 2018-2019 season tomorrow, September 24, under the leadership of new Music Director Yannick Nezet-Seguin. According to The New York Times,…

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VIDEO: Leonard Bernstein's Family Reflects on His Life 100 Years After His Birth by Stage Tube

100 years after the birth of the legendary Leonard Bernstein, and he is still one of the most influential composers of this century. CBS Sunday Morning did a feature on Bernstein, and even t…

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The Stage Debut Awards 2018: From pub theatres to the West End’s longest-running musical, this year’s winners revealed by Georgia Snow

The first black woman to play Cosette in the West End production of Les Miserables is among the winners of The Stage

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The Stage Debut Awards 2018: the winners in full by Giverny Masso

Best director Sponsored by Smith and Williamson Winner: Katy Rudd for The Almighty Sometimes at the Royal Exchange, Manchester Also nominated: Iwan

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Poldark star Aidan Turner wins Joe Allen Best West End Debut Award by Matthew Hemley

Aidan Turner has won the Joe Allen Best West End Debut Award at The Stage Debut Awards in association with Access Entertainment,

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

Photo Flash: ON YOUR FEET National Tour Celebrates One Year of Performances by BroadwayWorld

The First National Tour of ON YOUR FEET celebrated one year of performances on Saturday, September 22 at the SHN Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco.

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Keegan-Michael Key, Dick Cavett, Auli'i Cravalho, More Join Kevin Kline, Annette Bening in Reading of Billy Crystal's New Play by Stephanie Wild

Billy Crystal's new play 'Have a Nice Day' will hold a live reading at the Minetta Lane Theater next month, according to The New York Times.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 4pm (Broadway Time)

Off-Broadway Review: “A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur” at the Theatre at St. Clements by David Roberts

Tennessee Williams’ 1979 play “A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur” connects deeply with all (individuals, governments, nation-states) suffering the malaise of loss or lack of identity and…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

@GettinTheBand is closed, and TFP has ‘the feels’. by Fairyprincessdiaries

It has been a week since TFP took herself to see GETTIN THE BAND BACK TOGETHER...and her mind….was blown. The Reviewers were wrong. The show was funny. Not perfect, but that was part o…

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Metropolitan Opera to Present New Works by Jeanine Tesori and Missy Mazzoli by Ryan McPhee

The two are the first female composers to be commissioned by the Met since its founding in 1883.

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Kurt Vonnegut Library, PEN America and Butler U Present “Alabama Story” Reading in Indy by Kenneth Jones

The Kurt Vonnegut Museum and Library, PEN America and Butler University’s theater department are partnering to present a one-night-only staged reading of Kenneth Jones’ fact-inspired cen…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

“The True” at The Pershing Square Signature Center by Richard Seff

Once upon a time, circa 1977, there was a woman with a powerful voice and a caring mind who had intimate access to the long term mayor of Albany, New York. Her name was Dorothea “Polly” …

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Theatre Review: ‘Singin’ in the Rain’ by 2nd Star Productions at Bowie Playhouse by Laura Tayman

It is hard to come up with a more nostalgic, sentimental film from the lavish movie musical era than “Singin’ in the Rain.” With the genius dance moves of Gene Kelly, the c…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

Review: An Autumnal Patti Smith Remembers Summer in ‘Words and Music’ by Ben Brantley

In a piece she describes as “sort of a play,” the poet and singer journeys through her past, with a little help from her children.

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Intractable Woman: A Theatrical Memo on Anna Politkovskaya by Darryl Reilly

Exhibiting talent and charm but with relatively impassive vocal deliveries are the trio who portray Anna Politkovskaya and other characters such as soldiers, medical personnel and military o…

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‘There is a woozy melancholy at this production’s heart’: TWELTH NIGHT – Edinburgh ★★★★ by Thom Dibdin

Shifting emotions are filtered through autumnal sunlight in the Lyceum’s Twelfth Night, with as much defiant sadness on view as happy resolution.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at noon (Broadway Time)

VIDEO: BAT OUT OF HELL's Christina Bennington Performs at The Crazy Coqs' New Musical Theatre Showcase by Stage Tube

Christina Bennington, currently starring as Raven in Bat Out Of Hell, performed at Crazy Coqs' New Musical Theatre Showcase recently.

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INTERVIEW: Spotlight On… Pack of Lies’ Chris Larkin by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to Chris Larkin about starring in Pack of Lies at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 11am (Broadway Time)

This Week on Broadway for September 23, 2018: Passion @ Signature by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere discuss Passion @ Signature Theatre (VA), Pamela’s First Musical @ Two River Theater, Macbeth @ Folger Theatre, Irving Berlin&#…

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Review: ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ at the Museum of Jewish Heritage by Deb Miller

One of the most beloved musicals in Broadway history, Fiddler on the Roof has made a smashing comeback in New York with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene’s Off-Off-Broadway produ…

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Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Sep. 23 by Audition Roundup

Updated this week Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, September 23, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including whatwhenwhere and how to audition

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BWW TV: FINDING NEVERLAND Gets Ready to Fly Away on Tour; Go Inside Rehearsals! by Tv - On The Road

We're taking you inside the rehearsal room for a special sneak peek of the show before it arrives ina city near you

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The Charmed Life of Rezo Gabriadze: Tbilisi’s Hottest Ticket by (jdstokely)

By Dominick DeGaetano. Dominick DeGaetano takes us to Tbilisi, Georgia’s beloved marionette theatre, the Gabriadze, which was built and runs on the vision of single man, eighty-two-year-ol…

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‘This is a show that could run & run’: HEATHERS THE MUSICAL – West End ★★★★★ by Anne Cox

Black musical comedy Heathers The Musical has graduated with honours to the West End, opening at the Theatre Royal Haymarket to whoops of laughter and screams of delight from enthusiastic au…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Movie Musicals Night With Live Orchestra And West End Stars Comes to The Passenger Shed by BroadwayWorld

An evening of your favourite Musical Theatre songs from the big screen is coming to the South-West. You favourite songs from the glorious technicolor world of the Wizard of Oz through to las…

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‘One of the best productions at the Globe this year’: EYAM – Shakespeare’s Globe ★★★★ by Debbie Gilpin

Eyam is a celebration of the strength of human spirit in the face of seemingly impossible odds, highlighting the power and comfort of community – a stirring watch.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 9am (Broadway Time)

NEWS: Proud Haddock follows Square Rounds with Billy Bishop, Cast announced by Featured Content

Following its current acclaimed production of Square Rounds at the Finborough, Proud Haddock continues its season commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War with a major p…

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‘Truly an incredible spectacle to witness’: 42nd Street – Theatre Royal Drury Lane by Laura Kressly

The fact that 42nd Street first came out in 1933 doesn’t date this wonderful revival of the show. It provides some good old-fashioned singing, dancing and tapping. Lots and LOTS of tapping.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 8am (Broadway Time)

The Buzz on “Stan and Ollie” by Trav S.D.

For over a year and a half now now, my little backwater of the internet has been a-titter with the news that a new bio-pic about Laurel and Hardy was in the works starring John C. Reilly and…

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BWW's On This Day - September 23, 2018

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on September 23 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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FEATURED SHOW: Arabian Nights at Hoxton Hall, first ★★★★ reviews are in! by Featured Content

Iris Theatre has made its first family show foray outside Covent Garden in years and, judging by initial critical reactions to its adaptation of Arabian Nights and transformation of historic…

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Casting announced for Ear For Eye at the Royal Court by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Royal Court Theatre announces cast for Ear For Eye, written and directed by Debbie Tucker Green runing in the Jerwood Theatre Downstairs. This post Casting announced for …

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Opinion: Theatremaker on a Budget: Cut that spending! by Holly Bond

The last good bit of news I had was that my mum’s friend from work has a life size Idris Elba cut out. After scrolling forever through Amazon trying to find the ‘right Idris’ for a set…

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‘Meaningful debate, clever thought & persuasiveness’: THE SWORD OF ALEX – White Bear Theatre ★★★ by Rev Stan

Meaningful debate, clever thought and persuasiveness get overshadowed by ego manifested as sneering, sarcasm and physical violence.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 7am (Broadway Time)

‘There is an awareness in Rynne’s writing’: Hear Me Howl – Old Red Lion Theatre ★★★★ by Michael Davis

Written by Lydia Rynne and directed by Kay Michael, Hear Me Howl looks at Jess (Alice Pitt-Carter) a young professional whose life mirrors many women in Britain.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Cast Announced For London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s Camelot at the Palladium by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The London Musical Theatre Orchestra has announced casting for their concert version of Camelot at the London Palladium on 6 October 2018. Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot re…

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‘Hauntingly beautiful’: 4.48 PSYCHOSIS – New Diorama Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Now at last my prayer has been answered. Deafinitely Theatre currently brings a bilingual approach to 4.48 Psychosis – spoken English and British Sign Language — to the play, using an al…

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What do @sixthemusical's creators @marlowandmoss think of being labelled the British answer to #HamiltonLDN? Who's everyone's fave queen? WATCH Faves

Are you a diehard fan of the SIX queens yet? You'll love them even more after watching this fun-filled post-show Q&A that Faves founder Terri Paddock chaired with the cast (still in costume)…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 5am (Broadway Time)

‘The evening is full of invention’: ARABIAN NIGHTS – Hoxton Hall by Tom Bolton

It is in the telling of the tales, though, that Arabian Nights really comes alive. Iris Theatre uses a spectacular array of puppets, from a towering, glowing-eyed King Shahryar to birds, shi…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Steel review – sisters beaten by the system by Clare Brennan

Crucible Studio, SheffieldThin characterisation and half-formed scenes mar this play about women, race and Labour politics set in a northern cityChris Bush’s new play, directed by Rebecca …

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My Feminist Boner review – gloriously unsubtle by Luke Jennings

The Place, LondonSarah Blanc doesn’t pull her punches in her commentary on the beauty industry. Plus, ballet’s most famous star in a cinema near you…The performer and choreographer Sar…

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16 Broadway Shows That Closed Before Opening Night by Hannah Vine

All of these shows began previews on Broadway but never made it to opening night.

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Melbourne Fringe: Circus-Cision by Arts Review

Head First Acrobatics were scheduled to bring their award-winning show Elixir to Melbourne Fringe 2018. Due to an injury, instead we got Circus-Cision – a variety show of “Those tha…

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Melbourne Fringe: Matriarch by Arts Review

Written and performed by Sandy Greenwood, Matriarch aims to give some insight into Greenwood’s life, and important events affecting the three generations of Gumbaynggirr mothers before her…

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Melbourne Fringe – Claire Healy: (Get A) Real Job by Arts Review

A singer, songwriter, and musician, Claire Healy has had an eccentric employment history. How will she spin this into marketable skills when she feels that it’s time to (Get A) Real Job? I…

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Sunday, September 23, 2018 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Resident Acting Company in Reading of Shaw's DON JUAN IN HELL September 24 at Players Club by Byrne Harrison

This fall, The Resident Acting Company, a new troupe drawn from the performing ensemble of The Pearl Theatre Company, will present "The Language Series," a new readings series at The Players…

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Intractable Woman Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Stefano Massini's drama, presented by PlayCo, brings to life the story of assassinated journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

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Broadway’s Andy Mientus Shares an Exclusive Excerpt From His Debut Novel by Ruthie Fierberg

The Smash and Spring Awakening actor tells Playbill about writing The Backstagers.

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