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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Review Roundup: LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL, Starring Audra McDonald, Opens in the West End by Review Roundups

Last night, Audra McDonald, the Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award-winning singer and actress, made her long-awaited West End debut as jazz legend Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar amp G…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984 by Review Roundups

Adapted and directed by Icke and Macmillan,1984officially arrives in New York this evening on the heels of four wildly successful U.K. runs. The strictly limited engagement began performance…

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Review Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High Line by Review Roundups

Seeing You, the new immersive experience from impresario Randy Weiner Sleep No More, Queen of the Night and avante garde choreographer Ryan Heffington Sia's 'Chandelier' music video, opened …

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Review Roundup: Meatloaf's BAT OUT OF HELL Opens on the West End by Review Roundups

Jim Steinman'sBat Out of Hell- The Musical is a romantic adventure about rebellious youth and passionate love, set against the backdrop of a post-cataclysmic city adrift from the mainland. S…

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Review Roundup: ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION World Premiere in Seattle by Review Roundups

This summer, two of the quirkiest and most endearing best friends in pop culture will make their musical theater debut at The 5th Avenue Theatre in the World Premiereproduction of Romy and M…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Review Roundup: New York City Opera's ANGELS IN AMERICA by Review Roundups

New York City Opera concludes the season with the eagerly anticipated New York premiere of Peter Eotvos's Angels in America, based on the play by Tony Kushner.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on JULIUS CAESAR's Reign at Shakespeare in the Park by Review Roundups

The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production ofJulius Caesar, directed byOskar Eustis, is in performances now and runs through Sunday, June 18. See the critics reaction below

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound ROMAN HOLIDAY! by Review Roundups

The pre-Broadway engagement of ROMAN HOLIDAY - TheCole PorterMusical, is premiering as part of SHN's 2017 Season this summer. NewcomerStephanie Stylesand Broadway favoriteDrew GehlingWaitres…

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Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE at La Jolla Playhouse by Review Roundups

Escape to Margaritaville includes brand new music, specifically written for the musical by Jimmy Buffett, along with many of his hit songs that are near-and-dear to fans' hearts. Take a look…

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Review Roundup: Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGING by Review Roundups

MCC Theater presents the American Premiere of the play The End of Longing, a new play written by and starring 'Friends' star Matthew Perry in his NYC playwriting and stage acting debuts. Joi…

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Review Roundup: ANNIE Returns to the West End - All the Reviews! by Review Roundups

Last night,Nikolai Foster's revival ofAnnieopened at the Piccadilly Theatre in London's West End. The production stars Miranda Hart as Miss Hannigan,Alex Bourneas Daddy Warbucks,Holly Dale S…

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Review Roundup: ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre by Review Roundups

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's 2017 season opens with the musical On the Town, directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie. With music by Leonard Bernstein and book and lyrics by Betty Comde…

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Friday, May 26, 2017

Review Roundup: Robert Schenkkan's BUILDING THE WALL Opens Off-Broadway by Review Roundups

BUILDING THE WALL, the new play by Pulitzer and Tony winner Robert Schenkkan All The Way, Hacksaw Ridge - Academy Award nominee The Kentucky Cycle, opened in its New York premiere on May 21s…

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Review Roundup: Jack Throne's WOYZECK Starring John Boyega Opens at the Old Vic - All the Reviews! by Review Roundups

The multi-award winningJack Thornebreathes new life intoWoyzeck, directed byJoe Murphy. One of the most influential plays ever written, Thorne creates for our time what Buchner intended for …

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound MONSOON WEDDING at Berkeley Rep by Review Roundups

As BroadwayWorld previously reported,Mira Nair's MONSOON WEDDING will be Broadway-bound following its run in San Francisco. Based on the iconic 2001 film, the stage musical had its world pre…

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Review Roundup: Encores! THE GOLDEN APPLE by Review Roundups

Closing out this season at Encores is The Golden Apple- the John Latouche and Jerome Moross' cult classic. The Golden Apple will star Mikaela Bennett Penelope, Ashley Brown Mrs. JuniperMadam…

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Friday, May 5, 2017

Review Roundup: Dianne Wiest in HAPPY DAYS at Theatre for a New Audience by Review Roundups

Theatre for a New Audience presents the Yale Repertory Theatre production of Samuel Beckett's masterpiece Happy Days. Two-time Academy Award-winner Dianne Wiest Hannah and Her Sisters, Bulle…

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Review Roundup: National Theatre's ANGELS IN AMERICA, starring Andrew Garfield, Nathan Lane & More by Review Roundups

The National Theatre's 2017 revival of Tony Kushner's landmark work Angels in Americajust opened in London, starringStuart Angell, Mark Arnold, Arun Blair-Mangat, Susan Brown, Laura Caldow, …

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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Review Roundup: DREAMGIRLS in the West End - NYT Weighs In by Review Roundups

The long-awaited UK premiere of Dreamgirls opened on Wednesday 14 December at the Savoy Theatre in London. The New York Times has just had the opportunity to weighin on the production, check…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Review Roundup: A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 Opens on Broadway Tonight- Updating Live! by Review Roundups

The Broadway premiere ofLucas Hnath's new play, A Doll's House, Part 2, opens tonight at Broadway'sJohn GoldenTheatre.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Review Roundup: Laura Osnes and Corey Cott Lead BANDSTAND to Broadway- Updating Live! by Review Roundups

The brand new musicalBandstand, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winnerAndy BlankenbuehlerHamilton with music byRichard Oberackerand a book and lyrics byRobert TaylorandRichard Obera…

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Review Roundup: Jude Law Returns to the Stage in OBSESSION by Review Roundups

Jude Lawreturnedto the stage last night in the world premiere of OBSESSION, a stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti's 1943 film. It's part ofIvo Van Hove'sToneelgroep AmsterdamBarbican reside…

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Review Roundup: John Guare's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION Opens on Broadway Tonight- Updating Live! by Review Roundups

John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation, starring seven-time Emmy Award winnerAllison Janney'Mom,' The Girl on the Train, Tony Award winnerJohn Benjamin HickeyThe Normal Heart, 'Manhattan' an…

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Monday, April 24, 2017

Review Roundup: Have You Heard? ANASTASIA Opens on Broadway Tonight!- Updating Live! by Review Roundups

From the Tony Award-winning creators of the Broadway musical RAGTIME, thedazzling new musical ANASTASIAtransports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1…

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Review Roundup: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Opens its Doors - Updating Live! by Review Roundups

The factory is open CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY officially takes on Broadway tonight.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Review Roundup: HELLO, DOLLY! Brings Bette Midler Back to Broadway - Updating Live! by Review Roundups

The new Broadway production of Michael StewartandJerry Herman's masterpieceHello, Dolly, starring legendary performerBette Midler, has quickly become the hottest ticket of the year. Directed…

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Review Roundup: Paula Vogel's INDECENT Opens on Broadway - Updating Live! by Review Roundups

Indecent, the newest work by Pulitzer Prize-winner Paula Vogel HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE, opens tonight, April 18, at the Cort Theatre 138 West 48th Street, between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. L…

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Review Roundup: There Will Be Sun! GROUNDHOG DAY Opens on Broadway! by Review Roundups

Groundhog Day, the Olivier Award-winning new musical featuring music and lyrics byTim Minchinand a book byDanny Rubin, and directed byMatthew Warchus, openstonight, Monday April 17, on Broad…

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Review Roundup: OSLO, Starring Jefferson Mays and Jennifer Ehle, Bows on Broadway Tonight! by Review Roundups

Lincoln Center Theater's smash hit production ofJ.T. Rogers' new playOslo, directed byBartlett Sher, re-opens tonightat the Vivian Beaumont Theater 150 West 65 Street, after a sold-out run l…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Review Roundup: Clash of the Cosmetics- WAR PAINT Opens on Broadway! Updating Live! by Review Roundups

War Paint, a new musical, opens tonight at the Nederlander Theatre. Two-time Tony Award-winning legendsPatti LuPoneandChristine Ebersolejoin forces to portray the trailblazing cosmetic icons…

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Review Roundup: THE GOAT, OR WHO IS SYLVIA? at the Theatre Royal Haymarket by Review Roundups

Damian Lewis and Sophie Okonedo return to the West End to star in the darkly comic masterpiece, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia which opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket on March…

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