Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Review: "The Engagement Party: at Hartford Stage by Mark G Auerbach

Westfield News Group Review: "The Engagement Party", Samuel Baum's thriller, has its world premiere at Hartford Stage. What starts as a joyous celebration turns quickly dark in this powerhou…

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BWW's On This Day - January 19, 2019

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on January 19 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Leaps and bounds: what I learned in 13 years as the Observer's dance critic by Luke Jennings

After filing his final dance review last month, Luke Jennings reflects on the transcendent highs and excruciating lows, and his hopes for the future of the art formThings have changed since …

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 7am (Broadway Time)

On Broadway, 'Network' Goes From Satire To Tragedy by Tom Vitale

The 1976 movie Network struck a nerve with its darkly comic predictions about celebrity news anchors and the rise of infotainment. Now, a stage adaptaion is one of the hottest tickets on Bro…

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 6am (Broadway Time)

On Edgar Allan Poe by Trav S.D.

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849) was one of the first literary authors I ever read on my own for enjoyment, and from quite a young age. The initial entry points were undoubtedly the poems “…

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Review: Brawn, The Space by Grace Patrick

Review: Brawn, The Space4.0Overall ScoreIt’s hard to do a ‘good’ show about masculinity. It’s very hard. All around us, masculinity and its impact on those surrounding it are experie…

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BWW Review: STRICTLY COME DANCING LIVE, Arena Birmingham by Jenny Ell

With the TV series having only finished in December, Strictly Come Dancing 2018 is still very much fresh in people's minds. Last nightsaw the opening of the arena tour in Birmingham, starrin…

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ACT I O'Leary Car Ride: Showtunes 2018 - YouTube by Colin O'leary

Just another car ride with my mother Instagram: col.eary and cols_creations

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 5am (Broadway Time)

BWW Review: TWELFTH NIGHT, Southwark Playhouse by Cindy Marcolina

Following Macbeth in 2016 and The Tempest in 2017, Southwark Playhouse presents Twelfth Night as part of their Shakespeare For Schools programme. The aim of their annual project is to bring …

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Lyle Tayo: Livened Many a Hal Roach Short by Trav S.D.

Here’s an intriguing figure who will be well known to fans of Our Gang, Laurel and Hardy and other Hal Roach comedies. Lyle (pronounced “Lily”) Shipman (1889-1982) was born…

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Dixie Dunbar: Stalwart of ’30s Musicals by Trav S.D.

Christina Elizabeth “Dixie” Dunbar (1919-1991) took dance classes in her native Montgomery, Alabama, and demonstrated a talent that encouraged her mother to take her to New York.…

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Saturday, January 19, 2019 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Yvonne Constant: “Aznavour As Is” by Darryl Reilly

“Emmenez Moi” was the stirring opening number performed by the French Ms. Constant as she majestically strode through Don’t Tell Mama’s cabaret room and onto the small stage. With he…

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Behind the Sheet at the Ensemble Studio Theatre, New York — a well-crafted portrait of a flawed man

Charly Evon Simpson’s new play is engaging, though its central character is one-dimensional

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Trio ConcertDance opens the Royal Opera House’s new Linbury Theatre

Alessandra Ferri was the star of a piece that launched this handsome new London venue

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