Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 11pm (Broadway Time)

Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune by David Kaufman

Given references to "Prizzi’s Honor," "Looking for Mr. Goodbar, " Haagen-Dazs Vanilla Swiss Almond, and VCRs, the otherwise effective revival of "Frankie and Johnny"--now on Broadway at th…

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Theatre News: The Face Zone-Multimedia Performance Artist Trips the Imagination by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Photo courtesy of The Face Zone Capital Fringe Festival presents illustrator, author and composer Martin Graff, creator of surreal daydreams to trip the imagination in a 45-minute solo show …

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 8pm (Broadway Time)

Shrek The Musical is coming to Australia by Arts Review

Australia’s leading theatre producer John Frost has announced that the Broadway smash hit Shrek The Musical is coming to Australia. This lavish and fun multi-million dollar musical will op…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 7pm (Broadway Time)

Australian tour announced for Shrek the Musical by Matt Edwards

The Big Green Ogre is coming to Australia. Producers from GFO announced this morning that the Broadway smash Shrek the Musical will be coming to Australia in 2020. Based on the 2001 Dreamwor…

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Review: ‘[Veil Widow Conspiracy]’ at New York Theatre Workshop by Deb Miller

Following their two nominations from the prestigious Drama Desk Awards for last season’s Henry VI: Shakespeare’s Trilogy in Two Parts and a Special Award honoring Founding Artistic Produ…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

DRUMLine Live at the Bowl by Pauline Adamek

DRUMLine Live, most recently seen in Beyoncé’s acclaimed film Homecoming documenting her Coachella performances, bring their rhythms, beats, and energy – and choreographed routines – …

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VIDEO: Middle Church Choir Sings 'You Will Be Found' From DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Honor of Pride Month

Last year, in honor of Pride Month, the choir at Middle Church of New York performed the empowering song from Dear Evan Hansen, 'You Will Be Found.'

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Three Musketeers 1941 by Theater With A Twist

WIT (Women in Theatre) Festival, A.R.T New York Theatres Written by Megan Monaghan Rivas; Co-directed by Michole Biancosino and Andres William Smith. Cast includes: Essence

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Photo Flash: OKLAHOMA! Celebrates its 100th Performance on Broadway

On Friday night, the Tony Award winning revival of Oklahoma! celebrated its 100th Broadway performance! The cast and crew toasted the sweet event with a specially designed cake on stage.

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Thank You Very Much: how Elvis tribute acts inspired a dance show by Lyndsey Winship

Choreographer Claire Cunningham’s new piece, which premieres at Manchester international festival, pays tribute to tribute artists For one weekend every year, the small town of Porthcawl i…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

Third Eye Theatre Ensemble's Stitch plays for one more powerful night by Deanna Isaacs

In a tour de force, an a cappella trio of women capture the drudgery of factory sewing. Third Eye Theatre Ensemble is offering a labor of love this weekend with …

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Photo Flashback: Broadway Bares All! The Most Memorable Moments of Broadway's Sexiest Night

Bares in back! Broadway's fiercest talents join forces for one of Broadway's biggest nights- Broadway Bares: Take Off this Sunday, June 16, 2019. The evening is produced by and benefits Bro…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

Don’t Miss: Stephanie’s Child at Sony Hall by Matthew Wexler

Drag vocal trio Stephanie's Child makes a rare appearance at New York City's Sony Hall. The post Don’t Miss: Stephanie’s Child at Sony Hall appeared first on The BroadwayBlog.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

Mother’s Daughter is a compelling exploration of sexuality and power by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Playwright and director counter the story’s darkness with a strong sense of humour that runs throughout.

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BroadwayWorld Readers Pick The Top 2019 Tony Awards Fashion!

We asked, and you answered! With all of the excitement from this past weekend's Tony Awards, we asked BroadwayWorld readers to let us know which of this year's show-stopping red carpet look…

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Franco Zeffirelli, revered Italian director, dies aged 96 by Chris Wiegand

Italian equally celebrated as director of films, theatre and opera over 60-year career Franco Zeffirelli, one of Italy’s most revered artistic figures, has died at the age of 96. In a care…

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Ciao, Franco! Zeffirelli electrified audiences and threw crazy parties by John Hooper

The Zefferelli I knew was a conundrum and a consummate artist whose work sparkled with joy and invention Franco Zeffirelli dies aged 96 It was hard to tell who looked more astonished – Her…

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BWW TV: The Kid Critics Tune In for the 2019 Tony Awards!

We are continuing the series with Tai (12), Isabella (14), and Charles (11), who tuned in for the 73rd Annual Tony Awards last weekend. Curious about what they thought about the ceremony? F…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

Italian Director Franco Zeffirelli Dies at 96 by Mark Peikert

The director was responsible for movies such as Romeo and Juliet and several operas at the Metropolitan Opera House, including its most produced work ever: La Bohème.

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Franco Zeffirelli, 96 by Artsjournal

“Critics sometimes reproached Mr. Zeffirelli’s opera stagings for a flamboyant glamour more typical of Hollywood’s golden era, while Hollywood sometimes disparaged his films as too hig…

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Franco Zeffirelli: 'I had this feeling that I was special' by Jasper Rees

Recalling a two-day audience at the home of the great maestro, who has died aged 96 "I am amazed to be still alive. Two hours of medieval torment.” Franco Zeffirelli - who has died at the …

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at noon (Broadway Time)

Dame Judi Dench, Dan Stevens, and Isla Fisher Will Lead BLITHE SPIRIT Film Re-Imagining

BroadwayWorld has learned that Judi Dench, Dan Stevens and Isla Fisher will star in the upcoming film re-imagining of Blithe Spirit, based on Noel Coward's 1941 play.

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Off-Broadway Review: “Enter Laughing: The Musical” at York Theatre Company by David Roberts

After a successful run in 2008 of the musical “Enter Laughing” a revised version of the original “So Long 174th Street” which was a Broadway flop in 1976, The York Theatre Company ha…

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'Internal Geometry' by Natya Dance Theatre is hardly radical but has women telling the story by Lauren Warnecke

Perhaps I’ll start at the end. In the post-performance Q&A for “The Internal Geometry,” a world premiere by Natya Dance Theatre at Links Hall, artistic director Hema Rajagopalan sp…

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‘Jaded view of a Britain that has lost its way’: PLENTY – Chichester ★★★ by Anne Cox

Ultimately, all eyes are on Rachael Stirling in Plenty and she stylishly carries this story of disillusionment to its inevitable, if uncertain, conclusion.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 11am (Broadway Time)

Franco Zeffirelli, film and opera director 1923-2019

Anglophile Italian who brought panache-with-naturalism to stage and screen

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Classical Music Review: At BEMF, Benjamin Bagby and Sequentia Seduce with Charms and Riddles by Susan Miron

Thanks to BEMF for once again presenting Benjamin Bagby, who seems incapable of serving up anything but a wonderfully memorable experience. The post Classical Music Review: At BEMF, Benjamin…

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The Feingold Column: 28 Years Later, I Still Don’t “Miss Saigon” by Michael Feingold

I’m innocent. I had no idea till after it had happened that somebody with access to the now-moribund Village Voice website had decided to celebrate the 28th anniversary of my review of the…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Audra McDonald And Michael Shannon On 'Frankie And Johnny In The Clair De Lune'

NPR's Scott Simon asks Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon about starring in the Broadway revival of Terrence McNally's 1987 play Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune.

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Franco Zeffirelli, Creator Of Lavish Productions On Screen And Stage, Dies At 96 by Neda Ulaby

The Italian director staged sumptuously visualized operas, which often resembled Renaissance paintings brought to life. On film, he brought Shakespearean and biblical tales to the big screen.

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Franco Zeffirelli, Film and Stage Director Known For ROMEO AND JULIET, Dies at 96

Italian director Franco Zeffirelli was died at age 96, according to AP.

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‘Brings out the marvellously intoxicating flavour of the original’: WHILE THE SUN SHINES – Orange Tree Theatre by Aleks Sierz

Long-overdue revival of a wartime classic, Terence Rattigan’s While the Sun Shines offers an evening that is full of hilarity and insight.

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What to Expect From The Princess Bride Musical by Ruthie Fierberg

Composer-lyricist David Yazbek lets Playbill in on his early process.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 9am (Broadway Time)

Theatre Review: ‘Old Time Music Hall’ by The British Players by Michael Garvey

Hear ye, hear ye! Come one, come all and tip your glass in celebration of the Old Time Music Hall’s 55th Anniversary show. 55 years ago, the British Embassy Players, named as such because …

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Fred Kitchen: Cooked Up Comedy with Karno by Trav S.D.

Fred Kitchen (1872-1951) was the most legendary member of three generations of British music hall Kitchens. His father, Richard Henry “R.H.” KItchen (1830-1910) was on the boards for six…

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Look Back at Hedwig and the Angry Inch in Celebration of Neil Patrick Harris by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony Award–winning film and stage star celebrates his birthday June 15.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Jazz CD Review: Yoko Miwa Trio’s “Keep Talkin’ ” — Keep Listenin’ by Steve Feeney

Keep Talkin’ further solidifies Yoko Miwa's place on the list of pianists who can lift evolved spirits without resorting to stridency. The post Jazz CD Review: Yoko Miwa Trio’s “Keep …

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‘A highly recommended piece of viewing for all’: AFTERGLOW – Southwark Playhouse ★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

Afterglow is ‘The little play that could’. After its impressive Off-Broadway run of 14 months and 467 performances, it has made its way across the pond to the Southwark Playhouse, a thea…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 6am (Broadway Time)

WATCH: Art, power, manipulation – it’s all in the trailer for new play Reformation by Featured Content

"One look in her eyes tells us how she has been wronged" - The trailer for James Martin Charlton's new play Reformation gives a flesh-creeping taste of how model Eva is manipulated and misus…

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Review: Banquet of Hoshena, Westfield Shepherd’s Bush by Madeline Lee

Review: Banquet of Hoshena, Westfield Shepherd's Bush3.0starsBanquet of Hoshena is a truly memorable dining experience that links intricate food with sophisticated beverages. This is an abso…

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'There's a resonance with today – Peterloo is still with us' by Catherine Love

Composer Emily Howard, poet Michael Symmons Roberts and immersive theatre company ANU on MIF’s bicentennial Peterloo commemoration Look closely as you walk through the streets of Mancheste…

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The Secret Life of Bees review – sweet, buzzy musical is one to watch by Alexis Soloski

Linda Gross Theater at the Atlantic Theater Company, New York The latest from Spring Awakening’s Duncan Sheik is a lush and emotionally impactful production with a smart book from Pulitzer…

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‘Splendidly sharp & biting satire’: BREXIT – King’s Head Theatre by John Chapman

A revival of the play Brexit at the King’s Head Theatre, Islington is very much of the moment and stirs some classic sitcom memories.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 5am (Broadway Time)

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the premiere of Verity Bargate Award winner Citysong by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, next Saturday 22 June 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock is at Soho Theatre for the premiere of Citysong, transferred direct from Dublin's …

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 3am (Broadway Time)

On the Couch with Emma Dean by Arts Review

Who is Emma Dean? I am an imperfect, romantic, passionate, plant-powered, human-being who loves to write theatrical pop songs about love and the human spirit. When I’m not on stage perform…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Age of Stephen by Arts Review

In true Farnham fashion, Melbourne cabaret performer Stephen Valeri is at it again, taking his self-proclaimed ‘ultimate John Farnham Celebration’ show Age of Stephen to the stage for a …

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Wunderage by Arts Review

An astonishing spectacle told through breathtaking physical feats, heart-stirring live music and honest humour, Circus Oz and Company 2 will create a mesmerising world with the premiere of W…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Puttin’ On the Ritz by Arts Review

On the back of their successful 2017 Australian tour, the Company of Puttin’ On the Ritz have returned, drawing a full house at the Frankston Arts Centre on Saturday 8 June – that extra …

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Rehearsal Exercise: Turn Up the Volume by Kerry Hishon

Acting is supposed to be real, right? We talk with our students about bringing honesty and realness to the stage when they are performing. With that in mind, however, how often have you hear…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Can You Name These Broadway Before and After Titles? by Talaura Harms

How many of these mashup titles can you guess from plot clues?

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