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Monday, April 27, 2020

Amid pandemic, the Muny unveils plans for a delayed, shortened season of theater by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Both "Sweeney Todd" and "Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins" will be postponed until next summer.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Black Rep cancels 'Marie and Rosetta' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Show had previously been postponed.

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Friday, April 17, 2020

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis premieres three short plays online by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Check them out on the theater company's Facebook page.

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The Muny wants you to jam on its memorable jingle by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

And there's six musical genres to choose from.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

West End Players Guild cancels 'Bloomsday' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Company expects to start new season in the fall.

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Stages St. Louis cancels first 3 shows in 2020 season by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

"Always ... Patsy Cline," scheduled to begin Sept. 4, will proceed as planned.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

After 12 years, Insight Theatre Company closes by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Maggie Ryan, the troupe's founder and artistic director, cited financial difficulties as the reason.

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Friday, April 10, 2020

'Hamilton' postponed at the Fox Theatre by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Fox hopes to arrange new 2020 dates for the touring production. Ticket holders should keep their tickets until new dates are announced.

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

'Color Purple' performance at Stifel Theatre canceled by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Musical was to be presented Saturday at Stifel Theatre.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Max & Louie's 'Indecent' wins big at St. Louis Theater Circle Awards by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“Lovely Sunday," a Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis production of a lesser-known Williams play, won four, including outstanding director and ensemble in a comedy.

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Monday, April 6, 2020

Stray Dog Theatre postpones 'Annie' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Show had been scheduled to begin performances on Thursday.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

St. Louis Actors' Studio announces 2020-2021 season by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Offerings include 'Zoo Story,' 'Straight White Men,' 'Hand to God.'

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Thursday, April 2, 2020
Wednesday, April 1, 2020

'Cats' delayed due to pandemic by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stage musical had been scheduled for Fox Theatre next week.

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Friday, March 27, 2020

Sheldon Concert Hall cancels gala by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Event was to headline 'Hamilton' star Renée Elise Goldsberry.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Dance St. Louis postpones Diavolo concert by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Dance ensemble has been rescheduled for 2021.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Helping hands: Fundraising campaigns will benefit artists, restaurant workers in St. Louis by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

We're compiling a guide to keep readers updated about fundraisers, volunteer efforts and other activities addressing the situation in St. Louis.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020
Friday, March 13, 2020

New Jewish Theater announces 2020-21 season of shows directed by women by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Shows include "Crossing Delancey" and "They're Playing Our Song."

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Set to music of the Go-Go's, New Line's 'Head Over Heels' is a fun romp by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The latest offering from New Line Theatre, the show is set in the kingdom of Arcadia and features faux-Shakespearean dialogue.

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Recently reviewed St. Louis theater for March 6 by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Capsule reviews for professional theater on St. Louis stages.

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Rep's 2020-21 season will feature 'Moby Dick,' 'Little Shop of Horrors' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

An killer whale and killer plant figure prominently in the upcoming season, which also includes a recent play by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage.

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Recently reviewed St. Louis theater for Feb. 28 by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Capsule reviews for professional theater on St. Louis stages.

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Thursday, February 27, 2020

West End Players Guild's 'Roommate' raises interesting questions by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It’s not long before the only characters onstage in “The Roommate” seem to be edging toward “Thelma & Louise” territory.

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'The Band's Visit' at the Fox Theatre is more than welcome by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Low-key show at the Fox is hugely entertaining.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Black Rep's 'Spell #7' is timely and terrific by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Black Rep presents lesser-known Ntozake Shange play.

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Recently reviewed St. Louis theater for Feb. 21 by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Capsule reviews for professional theater on St. Louis stages.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis revives 'A Christmas Carol' as holiday tradition by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Artistic director Hana S. Sharif says the idea is to provide the St. Louis community with "a new tradition that will endure for years to come."

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