Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 10am (Broadway Time)

The Sudden Dominance Of International Pop Music by Artsjournal2

Sometimes, as with 2012’s monster hit “Gangnam Style” and all of the K-pop since, “all it takes is one song to introduce a new culture to the mainstream, paving the way for other act…

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As Gen-Z And Millennials Drive Up Poetry Sales, London Now Has A Young People’s Poet Laureate by Artsjournal2

Theresa Lola, 24 years old and a former finance major who preferred poetry, is actually the city’s third youth poet laureate. She says, “Poetry was instrumental for me, to find my voice …

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When Your Career Becomes A Hashtag, What Happens Next? by Artsjournal2

In 2016, John Cho “became the unwitting beneficiary of #StarringJohnCho, a social movement that imagined Cho standing in for, say, Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible and Daniel Craig in Spe…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 9am (Broadway Time)

How Beetlejuice Star Alex Brightman Finds Humanity Within the Monster by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony nominee, currently starring in the title role in Beetlejuice, discusses bringing his character to life, bringing edge to Broadway, and balancing the show’s heart with its big laug…

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Director John Singleton Is In Intensive Care After A ‘Mild’ Stroke by Artsjournal2

The director is most known for the 1991 film Boyz N the Hood, but he’s also a producer and screenwriter whose films include 2 Fast 2 Furious, Shaft, and the documentary LA Burning: The Rio…

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The Man In Charge Of The Music Of The Ring by Artsjournal2

Philippe Jordan, 44, has 15 hours of Wagner’s Ring Cycle to get through – and try to shine through – at the Met. How does he do it? The man who has been in charge of Opéra National de…

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Mental Health Apps May Be Sharing Data, And Not Telling Their Customers by Artsjournal2

Basically: “Free apps marketed to people with depression or who want to quit smoking are hemorrhaging user data to third parties like Facebook and Google — but often don’t admit it in …

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It’s Past Time To Let Go Of Robinson Crusoe by Artsjournal2

The colonial fairytale doesn’t hold up at all in our contemporary world. Crusoe, to put it bluntly, was a slave trader – but somehow it became a children’s story: “Educationists agre…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 8am (Broadway Time)

REVIEW: Feast From The East, the Ink Festival on the Road, Headgate Theatre Colchester ✭✭✭ by Paul T Davies

By Paul T Davies Paul T Davies reviews Feast From The East, The Ink Festival On The Road on tour at the Headgate Theatre Colchester. This post REVIEW: Feast From The East, the Ink Festival o…

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Bay Area calendar: ‘Game of Thrones’ Viewing Party, concerts and more by Lisa Herendeen

Foad Satterfield — Things Known: Through June 9, Saint Mary’s College Museum of Art, 1928 Saint Mary’s Road, Moraga. Satterfield contemplates experience, nature and meditation expresse…

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Pop-Up Theatre Can Change Lives by Artsjournal2

When Fiona Shaw decided to perform excerpts from T.S. Eliot’s “The Wasteland” in (and near) an empty fountain in Central Park, she didn’t want it announced – and there was only a b…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Maxine Peake: ‘I’m sure people say: don’t hire that big red raving loony’ by Kate Kellaway

The actor on her new role as a woman undergoing IVF, the trouble with being outspoken and why she called her dog CastroMaxine Peake’s roles range from a transgender Hamlet to a sharp lawye…

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BWW Interview: Mike Bodie and Mari McGinlay Talk NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD LIVE! at Pleasance London by Gary Naylor

Mike Bodie and Mari McGinlay talk about the comedyhorror play, Night of the Living Dead LIVE and their roles in this movie homage.

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Nyla Levy: ‘I pieced together what I knew of girls who have gone to Syria’ by Holly Williams

The writer of Does My Bomb Look Big in This? talks about the joy of putting London Muslim girls on the stageNyla Levy was born in Tooting, south London. As an actor, she has appeared in ITV…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Nathan Lane, Kristine Nielsen & Julie White Are Bloody Brilliant in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus by Andy Lefkowitz

Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus opens at the Booth Theatre on April 21. George C. Wolfe directs the world premiere production, which began preview perform…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at 3am (Broadway Time)

The week in theatre: A German Life; Sweet Charity; Three Sisters – review by Susannah Clapp

Bridge; Donmar Warehouse; Almeida, LondonMaggie Smith makes a triumphant return to the stage as Joseph Goebbels’s former personal secretary, while Anne-Marie Duff hits the high notes “Le…

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Amélie the Musical review – a rocking realisation of the film by Clare Brennan

Watermill theatre, NewburyClever staging and warm performances make this adaptation of Jean-Pierre Jeunet’s film a visual treat Last week’s fire at Notre Dame prompted various reflectio…

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Night of 100 Solos review – Merce Cunningham lives on by Sara Veale

Barbican, LondonA star-packed tribute honours the choreographer’s ground-breaking approach to technique and staging The late Merce Cunningham, ever the innovator, once declared dance to be…

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Chicago's immersive 'Hamilton' exhibition puts visitors in the rooms where it happens by Chris Jones Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO • Can the creative minds at Hamilton Inc. pull off their biggest gamble yet?

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 at midnight (Broadway Time)

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The Beautiful Brain — a powerful podcast that investigates the devastating effects of a degenerative condition

This hard-hitting series features testimony from families, academics and patients

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Taylor Mac's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, Starring Nathan Lane, Opens on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The word premiere, directed by George C. Wolfe, opens at the Booth Theatre April 21.

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