Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Quizzes: Test your theatre knowledge: Oscar winning thespians

How well do you know your theatrical award-winners?

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 5am (Broadway Time)

Features: Confessions of a Box Office Manager: When drink orders go wrong

A customer gets riled up as bar staff get the all-important drinks order wrong

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Observer/Anthony Burgess runner-up: Shostakovich’s The Nose, Royal Opera by Giles Masters by Giles Masters

In this essay, one of two runners-up in the Observer/Anthony Burgess prize, Masters conveys the absurdity of this modernist piece of Russian theatre• The winning review: Susan Sheahan on E…

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Othello review – sheer force of feeling by Susannah Clapp

Tobacco Factory, BristolPowerful performances from fine young actors bring fresh power to this sensual, subtle reinventionRichard Twyman is not resident at the Tobacco Factory. Yet his marve…

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream review – a dark and muddy vision by Susannah Clapp

Young Vic, LondonIt’s all mire, ire and menace in Joe Hill-Gibbins’s heavy-going productionMud sticks. The most immediately striking feature of Joe Hill-Gibbins’s staging of A Midsumme…

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Fiddler on the Roof review – imaginative and otherworldly by Clare Brennan

Everyman, LiverpoolThe classic musical about village custom and community is the perfect choice to launch artistic director Gemma Bodinetz’s new repertory ensembleThe bare stage looks simp…

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Danza Contemporánea de Cuba review – hot and horny in Havana by Luke Jennings

Barbican, LondonSensuality, isolation and identity are explored in three stellar works by this joyous Cuban troupeThere can be few dance companies in the world as handsome and accomplished a…

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Twelfth Night review – on high gend by Susannah Clapp

Olivier, LondonTamsin Greig is a magnetic Malvolia in an extravagant production that gleefully refocuses Shakespeare’s comedyShe is a 21st-century puritan: her religion is herself; her bod…

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Review: ‘Motherhood Out Loud’ at Vagabond Players by William Powell

There’s no one like your mother, as an old song goes. Vagabond Players’ production of Motherhood Out Loud, wonderfully directed by Rikki Howie Lacewell, explores that theme and nearly ev…

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Tosca by Arts Review

Judging by the packed house on opening night, Opera Australia Artistic Director, Lyndon Terracini’s strategy of presenting revivals of the company’s most popular productions with interes…

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Music review: A program on literary themes at the SLSO by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Sir Andrew Davis makes a strong case for 'Belshazzar's Feast'

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Back from Spain, SLSO looks back on a successful tour by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Staff, musicians and audiences all found it a success

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Review: Carmen (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2017) by John Olson

For Lyric Opera's 2017 production of Geoges Bizet's Carmen, they have successfully adapted it to 1930s Spain. And to amp up the entertainment value, Lyric Opera has brought in Broadway showm…

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 1am (Broadway Time)

PIAF: Betroffenheit by Arts Review

Never before has a show disturbed, frightened and entranced me more than Betroffenheit. A contemporary exploration of addiction, depression and trauma, written and performed by Jonathon You…

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Sunday, February 26, 2017 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Film News: 2017 Academy Awards Are Set to Be Announced

Broadway favorites Lin-Manuel Miranda, Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, and many others are nominees.

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15 Moving Pictures from the Original West Side Story by Hannah Vine

The New York Public Library took promotional and rehearsal images from the original production and created short movies.

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La La Land Heads Into Academy Awards With 14 Nominations by Playbill Staff

The 89th Annual Academy Awards are held February 26 in Los Angeles.

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Letter from London: Out and About on the West End Theatre Scene by Ruth Leon

One viewer’s take on Reza’s Art, The Royal Shakespeare Company, and the stage adaptation of The Kite Runner.

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Why Accompanying Herself at Auditions Paid Off for The Great Comet’s Grace McLean by Michael Gioia

The star of Broadway’s Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 takes us through her audition repertoire.

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Stage preview: Pittsburgh welcomes wicked 'Beauty Queen of Leenane' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“The Beauty Queen of Leenane” launched playwright Martin McDonagh’s career as the Irish king of the deepest, darkest comedies to be seen on a stage and sent the Druid Theatre Company o…

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