Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Annie Baker Contemplates the Vagaries of Storytelling in "The Antipodes" by Broadwayandme

Like most talented playwrights these days, Annie Baker has no doubt been asked to spend some time in a writers' room for one of the prestige TV shows. But on the basis of her new play The An…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Nathan Lane, Andrew Garfield & More in ANGELS IN AMERICA by BroadwayWorld

The cast of the National Theatre's 2017 revival of Tony Kushner's landmark workAngels in AmericaincludesStuart Angell,Mark Arnold, Arun Blair-Mangat, Susan Brown, Laura Caldow, Andrew Garfie…

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BWW's On This Day - April 29, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on April 29 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Photos: First look at the first part of Angels in America

Millennium Approaches is the first part of Tony Kushner's play, which is directed by Marianne Elliott at the National Theatre

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FLIGHTS OF FANCY – Soho Theatre by Laura Kressly

Taking a cabaret-style approach lends itself to the wonderfully disparate stories – Korean Culture camp as a child, hanging out in Seattle’s cafes, a layover in Korea, and internet datin…

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 6am (Broadway Time)

REVIEW: Romeo And Juliet, The Globe ✭✭✭✭ by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Kramer and the cast of Romeo and Juliet deserve praise for taking a well-trod story and giving it a fresh, interesting and exciting new slant. This post REVIEW: Romeo And Juli…

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Features: My Top 5 Showtunes: Peter Straker

The actor tells us the musical numbers he couldn't live without

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Review: Review: The Treatment (Almeida Theatre)

Martin Crimp's superbly dark play is revived by Lyndsey Turner

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 5am (Broadway Time)

BWW Review: NOT DEAD ENOUGH, King's Theatre, Edinburgh by Gregor Dickson

The stage adaptation of a second book from the Peter James detective thriller series DS Grace serves as a reminder that not all popular novels transfer seamlessly to the stage.

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BWW Review: CITY OF GLASS, Lyric Hammersmith by Aliya Al-Hassan

If City of Glass was a modern art installation, it would undoubtably be worth five stars. It is one of the most visually impressive productions I have ever seen on a London stage.

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BWW Review: DIVINE CHAOS OF STARRY THINGS, White Bear Theatre by Gary Naylor

Divine Chaos Of Starry Things is so concerned about the politics of revolution, colonialism and feminism that the stuff of drama is lost.

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Balancing Acts by Nicholas Hytner review – secrets of the National Theatre by Andrew Dickson

The NT’s former artistic director digs up absorbing material, and argues that high-minded can also be showbiz goldImpressive though his time running the National Theatre was, in one respec…

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Review: Twelfth Night, Blue Elephant Theatre by Dan Rubins

Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night is all over the place this year. The glorious production starring Tamsin Greig at the National Theatre closes in mid-May, only days before Emma Rice’s interpr…

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Maxine Peake: 'I'm a Corbyn supporter. We need a coup' by Simon Hattenstone

She used to be told she was too fat, too northern, too political. Decades into a stellar career, Maxine Peake is on fighting formMaxine Peake looks at me and rolls her eyes. “Last time we …

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From the rehearsal room: A peek at The Pulverised by Daniel Perks

The back of the set is a false dividing wall (as you would find in offices) that has exploded. That was the one metaphor – the idea that all of these things flood the space but that nothin…

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 3am (Broadway Time)

The Treatment, Almeida Theatre, review - exhilarating Crimp never more relevant by Aleks.sierz

Colourful and vivid revival of Martin Crimp’s 1993 tale of New YorkPlaywright Martin Crimp’s 1993 satirical epic, The Treatment, is a fabulous work, but it’s rarely revived. Although m…

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BWW Review: The Door Slams Back in Lucas Hnath's A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 by Michael Dale

When a classic play from the past is revived, there's always the temptation to point out its relevance to today, or at least to present it through a contemporary lens. In some ways, that's …

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Two Weddings, One Bride by Arts Review

Sumptuous costumes, gorgeous sets and joyful melodies that take you all the way to French Morocco, Opera Australia premieres Two Weddings, One Bride – an exciting new work by Robe…

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Review: ‘Three Sisters’ at Maly Drama Theatre at The Kennedy Center by David Friscic

Anton Chekhov’s classic play Three Sisters is being given a superb rendering by the Maly Drama Theatre (from St Petersburg, Russia) at the Kennedy Center’s Eisenhower Theater. Director L…

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Christian Thompson: Ritual Intimacy by Arts Review

The first major survey exhibition of the work of one of Australia’s leading and most intriguing contemporary artists, Monash University Museum of Art presents Christian Thompson: Ritual In…

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Theater News: World Premiere of Objects in the Mirror Begins Performances at Goodman Theatre

Daniel Kyri stars in the production, directed by Chuck Smith.

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Houdini Defies Death One More Time In Return To The Arsht by Bill Hirschman

(The following is an updated review from 2012  plus a feature story written about this same production’s original visit to the Arsht four years ago. Most of the cast is the same, but …

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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Bob Balaban Presents Gosford Park at Metrograph, New York by Blouin Artinfo

'Gosford Park', the 2001 British mystery film and nominated for the Academy Award for Best Picture, will be screened at Metrograph in New York on May 10, 2017.Produced by Bob …

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‘Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me’ at BAM, New York by Blouin Artinfo

'Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me', the prequel to Lynch's cult television series Twin Peaks, will be screened at BAM, New York on May 12, 2017.Written by David Lynch and Robert Engel…

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‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’ at UA Court Street Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The Guy Ritchie-directed Fantasy/Drama, 'King Arthur: Legend of the Sword' will be playing at UA Court Street Theatre in New York from May 11-18, 2017.The film centers on Arthur’s jou…

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Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 to be Performed at Lincoln Center, New York by Blouin Artinfo

'Ode to Joy: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9', will be performed at the Lincoln Center in New York from May 3 through May 9, 2017.Alan Gilbert will be conducting the symphonic celebration of br…

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The Realistic Joneses by Arts Review

A wry comedy about two suburban couples who have more in common than just their identical homes and the same last name, Red Stitch Theatre presents the Australian premiere of Will Eno’s T…

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@CalgaryOpera Take It Up @SchittsCreek by Fairyprincessdiaries

The Fairy Princess loves Canada, been there several times. She has relatives there, she skis (badly), she loves the film industry there – she enjoys the orca whales…and they have…

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Cate Blanchett WIll Star in Ivo van Hove's All About Eve by

Cate Blanchett has landed her next stage project. She will star as Margo Channing in a stage version of All About Eve directed by Tony winner Ivo van Hove, according to the New York Times. T…

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Take a Look Back at the Original Broadway Run of Falsettos on Their 25th Anniversary by Hannah Vine

The show celebrates 25 years after the original Broadway production opened on April 29, 1992.

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Spend a Two Show Day at Amélie Starring Phillipa Soo by Hannah Vine

Alyse Alan Louis shows us what it’s like to do a double-duty day at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

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See the Playbills of the Spring 2016–17 Broadway Season by Hannah Vine

Look at all the shows that opened on Broadway this season as it comes to a close.

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What’s Hot in London April 29–May 5 by Mark Shenton

Ivo van Hove opens Obsession with Jude Law, and sets his sights on a new stage adaptation of All About Eve.

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How Ella Fitzgerald Inspired a New Generation of Artists by Adam Hetrick

Jazz at Lincoln Center hosts three evenings of concerts in honor of the legend’s birthday.

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The Wire and True Detective Star Michael Potts Takes on Fake News in Broadway’s 1984 by Joe Gambino

The star of Broadway’s Jitney and Book of Mormon talks about the upcoming stage adaptation—and other standout moments of this 30-year career.

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FROM THE ARCHIVES: How Nick & Nora Became the Stuff of Broadway Legend by William Wolf

Arthur Laurents, Joanna Gleason, and Barry Bostwick talk martinis and musicals in this interview about the troubled Broadway musical that played 71 previews at the Marquis Theatre.

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