Friday, March 27, 2015 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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Theatre News: Exclusive: Further casting announced for Rocky Horror sequel

Former Neighbours star Mark Little is joining the cast of Shock Treatment at the King's Head Theatre

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Gossip: Ralph Fiennes to star in The Master Builder at Old Vic in 2016?

Ibsen's play will feature in Matthew Warchus's first season as artistic director of the theatre, according to the Daily Mail

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DOCTOR ZHIVAGO's Russian Romance Takes Over Broadway Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Des McAnuff, the highly anticipated new Broadway musical Doctor Zhivago begins performances tonight, March 27. The new musical that will officially ope…

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VIDEO: Carey Mulligan Talks Cooking Spaghetti on Stage in Broadway's SKYLIGHT by TV News Desk

Carey Mulligan stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk about cooking the classic dish, Spaghetti Bolognese from scratch on stage every night in her new Broadway play SKYLIGHT.

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FUN HOME Brings Graphic Memoir to Broadway This Evening by BroadwayWorld

Fun Home, the highly-anticipated, Award-winning American musical begins previews tonight, March 27. With music by four-time Tony Award nominee Jeanine Tesori, a book and lyrics by Tony Award…

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VIDEO: Alan Cumming Talks End of CABARET: 'It's Like the End of An Era for Me' by TV News Desk

Alan Cumming stopped by last night's TONIGHT SHOW to talk about starring in Broadway's CABARET, which ends its run this Sunday.

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Lea Salonga and the National Symphony Orchestra Join Forces for DO YOU HEAR THE PEOPLE SING Concerts This Weekend by Anna Bencivengo

The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will celebrate the musicals of Boublil amp Schonberg this weekend, March 27-28 with Do You Hear the People Sing, performed by a cast of talented vo…

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Justin Huertas' LIZARD BOY Premieres Tonight at Seattle Repertory Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Concluding Seattle Repertory Theatre's 2014-15 Leo K. season is the premiere of Seattle artist Justin Huertas' Lizard Boy, a modern love story set on the streets of Seattle. The show runs to…

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Denver Center's World Premiere of THE 12 Begins Tonight by BroadwayWorld

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts presents the world premiere of THE 12, a brand new rock musical with book and lyrics by Tony Award winner Robert Schenkkan and music and lyrics by N…

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Peter Sarsgaard Leads CSC's HAMLET, Beginning Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Classic Stage Company presents William Shakespeare's HAMLET, starring acclaimed actor Peter Sarsgaard as Hamlet, and directed by Austin Pendleton.

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Photo Flash: West End's SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE to Close, April 18 by BroadwayWorld

The critically-acclaimed stage adaptation, Shakespeare in Love is now entering its final weeks at the Noel Coward Theatre. The play will complete its limited season on Saturday 18 April 2015…

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Mark Rylance to Star in West End Transfer of FARINELLI AND THE KING by BroadwayWorld

Shakespeare's Globe and Sonia Friedman Productions are delighted to announce the West End transfer of Claire van Kampen's critically-acclaimed new play Farinelli and the King, directed by Jo…

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VIDEO: FINDING NEVERLAND's Kelsey Grammer Talks Playing Captain Hook on 'Late Night' by TV News Desk

Kelsey Grammer stopped by last night's LATE NIGHT to chat about his rough early Broadway career. The 'Frasier' star also discussed portraying the iconic 'Captain Hook' in the new Broadway mu…

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Photo Coverage: Broadway Tributes a Late, Great Stage Legend- Polly Bergen by Walter McBride

Show business' brightest stars memorialized one of their own yesterday, at A Tribute to Polly Bergen, at the American Airlines Theatre 227 W. 42nd Street. An Emmy Award-winning actress and s…

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WAKE UP with BWW 3/27/2015 - DOCTOR ZHIVAGO and FUN HOME Begin Previews! by Jessica Showers

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it This weekend's big news DOCTOR ZHIVAGO brings its Russi…

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This week’s new theatre by Mark Cook & Lyn Gardner

Gypsy | Last Dream (On Earth) | Private Lives | Dead Sheep | This Is How We Die | Blood Continue reading...

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This week’s new comedy by James Kettle

We Love Immigration | WitTank | The QI Elves - No Such Thing As A Podcast Continue reading...

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This week’s new dance by Judith Mackrell

A Streetcar Named Desire | Bridging The Void Continue reading...

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Meet the Cast of ‘Flyin’ West’ at Bowie Community Theatre: Part 7: Lolita Marie by Joel Markowitz

In Part 7 of a series of interviews with the cast and director of Flyin’ West at Bowie Community Theatre, meet Lolita Marie.   Please introduce yourself and tell our readers where th…

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Parting Gifts: 10 Songs You’ll Thank Me For by Kevin Jaeger

All good things must come to an end. I have had an absolute blast contributing to the NMT Green Room for the past few months. I’ve shared a few stories, expressed a few opinions, and tried…

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Sam Crane and Iestyn Davies to rejoin Mark Rylance in Farinelli transfer by Sharon Everitt

Full casting has been announced for the West End transfer of Farinelli and the King. Sam Crane and Iestyn Davies will reprise

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Research funding doubled for Royal Central School of Speech and Drama by Georgia Snow

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama will see the amount of research funding it receives almost double for the 2015/16

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Photos: 12 years of Nicholas Hytner's National Theatre in pictures

As the artistic director bows out, we look back through some of the productions under his tenure

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Features: Michael Coveney and Matt Trueman on Hytner's National - 'a golden era'

Our critics assess Nicholas Hytner's 12-year tenure as he marks his final day as artistic director of the National Theatre

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Review: The Three Lions (St James Theatre)

William Gaminara's Edinburgh hit play makes its London debut

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BWW's On This Day - March 27, 2015

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on March 27 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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GIGI's Vanessa Hudgens to Perform on Next Week's LIVE, 4/1 by TV News Desk

Kelly and guet co-host Mark Consuelos will sit down with VANESSA HUDGENS to talks about her new Broadway musical GIGI. Later in the show, the actress will perform for the 'LIVE' audience.

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'Swingingest' Las Vegas couple is 'Live' again at Royal George by Chris Jones

NEW YORK — Old-school bars are now a rarity around Times Square, squeezed out by chain hotels and video boards. But Jimmy's Corner, a boxing-themed dive bar on West 44th Street, has someho…

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Why Acting Matters by David Thomson review – what we all have in common with Brando by Anthony Quinn

From Olivier to Gielgud to Daniel-Day Lewis, Thomson explores the power of this elusive art form on film, on stage and in our everyday lives Continue reading...

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Community Supported Art-St. Louis returns with new group of artists

Seventy-five local artists competed for nine spots.

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Award-winning actor Lithgow has some stories to tell

John Lithgow brings his one-person show to the Touhill

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'Empire' tops St. Louis Shazam charts

St. Louis' most-Shazamed tracks, brought to you exclusively by Go! Magazine and STLtoday.com.

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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Radio City Spring Spectacular Is Finally Exactly That, Thanks to Harvey Weinstein by Roger Friedman

You want bang for your buck? We got it last night at the opening of Radio City’s Spring Spectacular starring Laura Benanti, Categories: Celebrity Featured Theater(Read more...)

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Review: The Jew of Malta (Swan Theatre, RSC)

Jasper Britton impresses in the Royal Shakespeare Company's latest production

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Theatre News: Full cast announced and tickets on sale for Farinelli and the King starring Mark Rylance

The West End transfer of Claire van Kampen's play opens at the Duke of York's Theatre in September

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THE JEW OF MALTA Swan, Stratford upon Avon by Libby Purves

THE BOUQUET! IT WAS POISONED! We are supposed to be thinking about the history of European antisemitism, tracking back to the 16th century when Christopher Marlowe wrote this play ,and the 1…

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Jason Alexander to take over from Larry David on Broadway by Ben Beaumont-Thomas

The Seinfeld actor, who for years acted out Larry David’s baffled alter ego George Costanza, will take over the lead in the David-penned Fish in the DarkIn long-running TV sitcom Seinfeld,…

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A Haggadah for Just About Every Taste

When it comes to this year’s Passover Haggadot, you can have it your way. From Canadian and trilingual to Open Orthodoxy, Jay Michaelson rounds up the most exciting new additions. Clic…

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 5am (Broadway Time)
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Princess Ida, Finborough Theatre by David Nice

All Savoyards, whether conservative or liberal towards productions, have been grievously practised upon. They told us to expect the first professional London grappling with Gilbert and Sulli…

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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Today Is World Theatre Day — How will you be celebrating? by New York Theater

World Theatre Day, created in 1961, is celebrated annually on March 27. How will you be celebrating? The author of the Message of World Theatre Day 2015 is the Polish director Krzysztof War…

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Les Misérables is about the suffering of the powerful, not the poor by Adam Brereton

Forget the merits of state-supplied childcare – Cameron Mackintosh’s rebooted Les Mis is a tale of evil cop versus con. No wonder the Liberal party are fans Continue reading...

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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'Curtains' reveals multi-talented Clifton High School troupe

CLIFTON — An unwelcomed, first-day-of-spring snowstorm upended Clifton High School's (CHS) March 20 opening-night performance of the two-act murder mystery comedy — "Curtain…

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Clifton resident appears in 'A Hairy Tale: A Rapunzel Story' at Studio Playhouse

Clifton resident, Russ Meyer plays Lou the UPS Guy in Studio Players' production of "A Hairy Tale: A Rapunzel Story" a delightful comedy for all ages. Performances are at 1:30 and …

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Mark Shenton: It’s a free market, but that doesn’t stop touts being parasites by Mark Shenton

Nature abhors a vacuum and the theatre abhors empty seats, since they’re lost forever the moment the curtain goes up. In live

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10 Ways to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Legislator by Sarah Marczynski

It’s Arts Advocacy Time in Tennessee, Y’all! Each March, Tennesseans for the Arts sponsors an Arts Advocacy Day at Capitol Hill in Nashville.  This day allows organizations from…

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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Sondheim's rare imagination provides respite from theatreland's jukebox musicals by Michael Henderson

The frozen tundra that is London's West End thaws whenever a Stephen Sondheim musical opens, says Michael Henderson

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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‘Finding Neverland’ faring well at box office, contrary to Broadway insiders’ suspicions by Michael Riedel

Broadway’s new Flo Ziegfeld — Harvey Weinstein — recently announced with much fanfare that his musical “Finding Neverland” hit $1 million last week at the box office. Naturally, Br…

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Next Minnesota Orchestra season features Beethoven, Sibelius

First full season following lockout is long on traditional repertory.

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Review: 'Taming of the Shrew'

Lively romp through Shakespeare's comedy almost bores with its innocent fun.

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Anthony Crivello and Vanessa Stewart Lead 'LOUIS AND KEELY', Beginning Tonight at Chicago's Royal George Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Continuing in a tradition of storytelling and music, Hershey Felder announces the star cast for the Chicago stage premiere of Academy Award winning director Taylor Hackford's LOUIS AND KEELY…

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Alliance Theatre Premieres Phillip DePoy's EDWARD FOOTE Tonight by BroadwayWorld

The Alliance Theatre is pleased to present the world premiere production, EDWARD FOOTE, by award-winning Atlanta playwright and author Phillip DePoy. EDWARD FOOTE, a Gothic murder mystery se…

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Betsy Wolfe and Adam Kantor Reprise Roles in THE LAST FIVE YEARS, Beginning Tonight at A.C.T. by BroadwayWorld

American Conservatory Theater A.C.T. is thrilled to present Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown's Parade, Honeymoon in Vegas, The Bridges of Madison County powerful and intimate m…

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LOOKING Star Raul Castillo and More Lead AROUND THE GLOBE CHAIN PLAY Reading Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Starting and ending in NYC, AROUND THE GLOBE CHAIN PLAY was written as it travels around the world making 18 stops with playwrights from across the globe. Each AROUND THE GLOBE CHAIN PLAY pl…

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Friday, March 27, 2015 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Meet the Cast of ‘August: Osage County’ at The Highwood Theatre Part 4: Eva Silverman by Joel Markowitz

In Part 4 of a series of interviews with the cast of August: Osage County at The Highwood Theatre, meet Eva Silverman. Joel: Please introduce yourself and tell our readers where they may h…

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Peter Sarsgaard-Led Hamlet Begins Performances Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

Peter Sarsgaard will begin performances as the titular sweet prince in Hamlet on March 27. Directed by Austin Pendleton, the production will play a limited engagement through May 10 at Class…

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Fun Home, Starring Michael Cerveris, Judy Kuhn & More, Starts Performances on Broadway by Broadway.com

The wait is over and last year's big off-Broadway hit has finally moved to the Great White Way! Fun Home, starring Michael Cerveris, Judy Kuhn and more will begin previews on March 27. …

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Tam Mutu & Kelli Barrett Bring Epic Romance to Broadway as Doctor Zhivago Begins Previews by Broadway.com

Tam Mutu and Kelli Barrett are aiming to win your hearts with epic romance Doctor Zhivago, which begins previews on March 27. The Des McAnuff-helmed production will officially open at the Gr…

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Review ~ ‘I, Don Quixote’ at WAMS by Onstagecritics

Nancy Sasso Janis ‘I, Don Quixote’ is a non-musical play written for television by Dale Wasserman for the Dupont Show in 1959 that has almost exactly the same plot and … Co…

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Theater News: Come Back, Little Sheba Arrives at Huntington Theatre

The classic Inge play starts its run at the Boston theater tonight.

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Video Flash: Flashback Friday: From "The Boy Is Mine" to "Cell Block Tango", Brandy Is a Badass Duet-er

The soon-to-be Broadway star does not take rejection well.

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CSC’s Hamlet, Starring Peter Sarsgaard, Begins Tonight Off-Broadway by Carey Purcell

The Classic Stage Company's production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet, starring Peter Sarsgaard, begins performances March 27 with an official opening scheduled for April 15.&nb…

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A Cellist Discovers Superpowers From His Bow in Premiere of Rock Musical Lizard Boy, Beginning Tonig by Michael Gioia

Seattle Repertory Theatre presents Lizard Boy, a world-premiere rock musical written and performed by Seattle native Justin Huertas, March 27-May 2 on the Leo K. Theatre Sta…

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Diva Talk: Kelli O’Hara On The King and I, The Real Anna, “Peter Pan Live” and Motherhood by Andrew Gans

News, views and reviews about the multi-talented women of the musical theatre and the concert/cabaret stage.

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Jesus’ Apostles Sing in the New Musical The 12, Beginning Tonight by Andrew Gans

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts is presenting the world premiere of the new rock musical The 12, which features book and lyrics by Tony Award winner Robert Schenkkan (All The Way) …

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Fun Home Musical Brings Life of Lesbian Cartoonist to Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The critically acclaimed musical adaptation of Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir Fun Home, which parallels her own coming of age as a lesbian and the suicide of her closeted gay father, ar…

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Playbill Vault’s Today In Theatre History: March 27 by David Gewirtzman and Anne Bradley and Robert Viagas

1924 Long before Madonna sang about Vogueing, there were the Vogues of 1924. This revue at the Shubert Theatre stars Fred Allen and Jimmy Savo. It will run for almost three months.

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Best in Show: Bernadette Peters and Kramer! by Andrew Gans

Playbill.com launches its newest feature, Best in Show — a spotlight on Broadway personalities and their animal companions — with three-time Tony Award winner Bernade…

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Lea Salonga, Terrence Mann and More Join National Symphony Orchestra for Do You Hear the People Sing by Andrew Gans

Do You Hear the People Sing, which celebrates the musicals of Boublil and Schönberg, will be presented 8 PM March 27 and 28 in the Concert Hall at the Kennedy Center for the Perform…

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Doctor Zhivago Brings Russian Romance to Broadway Tonight by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway premiere of the new musical Doctor Zhivago, starring Tam Mutu, Kelli Barrett, Tom Hewitt and Paul Nolan, begins performances March 27 at the Broadway Theatre.

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