Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh In on THE CHILDREN on Broadway by Review Roundups

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, the new play by Olivier Award winner Lucy Kirkwood Chimerica, directed by James MacDonald …

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The Past is Never Far: A Look at THE CHILDREN & Other Tales of Old History and Current Consequences by Alexa Criscitiello

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, the new play by Olivier Award winner Lucy Kirkwood Chimerica, directed by James MacDonald …

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Wonkybot Announces Season 2 of MAKING OF A MUSICAL Docuseries; New Trailer! by BroadwayWorld

Season two of MAKING OF A MUSICAL, a four-part documentary event series from the creators of the TARA TREMENDOUS musical, will debut in early 2018, it was announced today by Jonathan Chase, …

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Alan Cumming, The Civilians, Shaina Taub and More Coming Up This Month at Joe's Pub by BroadwayWorld

Joe's Pub at The Public has announced its nightly performances from December 13-24, 2017, including Justin Vivian Bond, Alan Cumming, The Civilians, Shaina Taub and more.

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Disney Theatrical Productions' Thomas Schumacher Elected Board Chairman at The Broadway League by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, President amp Producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as Chairman of the Board of The Broadway League today.

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MTC's THE PORTUGUESE KID Will Be Released by Broadway HD by BroadwayWorld

Performances may have already concluded for Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere production of The Portuguese Kid, but there will be more chances to see the cast in action. BroadwayWorld …

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Photo Flash: Michael Urie and More in Rehearsal for HAMLET at D.C.'s Shakespeare Theatre Company by BroadwayWorld

The Shakespeare Theatre Company STC presents Hamlet, directed by STC Artistic Director Michael Kahn and featuring acclaimed actor Michael Urie as the tortured Danish prince. Shakespeare's mo…

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Andre De Shields-Helmed AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Play NJPAC This Winter by BroadwayWorld

New Jersey Performing Arts Center NJPAC presents Ain't Misbehavin'. Experience the glory of the Harlem Renaissance in a musical production brimming with 'contagious energy' The New York Time…

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Glenn Close Will Moderate Town Hall Chat to Celebrate Release of Andrew Lloyd Webber's UNMASKED by BroadwayWorld

Written entirely in his own words, internationally acclaimed composer Andrew Lloyd Webber recounts his fascinating life and remarkable career in UNMASKED, Lloyd Webber's new autobiography wh…

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Five City Ballet Dancers Accuse Peter Martins of Abuse by BroadwayWorld

The New York Times reports that five City Ballet Dancers have accused Peter Martins of abuse - with one incident dating as far back as 1993, with no action having been taken at that time.

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Photo Flash: First Look at Charlie Stemp, Elaine Paige and More in DICK WHITTINGTON at the London Palladium by BroadwayWorld

Qdos Entertainment's production of Dick Whittington runs at the London Palladium for five weeks over the Festive season, until Sunday 14 January 2018. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the c…

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BWW Exclusive: Discovering Heather Headley by BroadwayWorld

Today, December 12, 2017, Broadway Dreams will honor Tony and Grammy Award-winner Heather Headley in celebration of 20 years since her Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion Ki…

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VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Tackles Roy Moore Controversy with SOUND OF MUSIC Tune in Latest Parody by BroadwayWorld

In his newest song parody, Randy Rainbow takes on the Roy Moore controversy with 'Sixteen Going on Seventeen' from THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Check it out below

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VIDEO: First Look - Josh Groban, Kelly Clarkson Perform 'PHANTOM's 'All I Ask of You' for CBS Holiday Special by BroadwayWorld

Josh Groban will headline the 19th annual A HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS WITH JOSH GROBAN, to be broadcast Tuesday, Dec. 19 800-900 PM, ETPT on the CBS Television Network. Check out a sneak peek

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Susan Stroman To Lead CRAZY FOR YOU Developmental Lab by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned that the Susan Stroman directed production of CRAZY FOR YOU will hold a developmental lab in New York City in January.

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BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE CHILDREN on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld TV

The Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children, opens tonight, Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre 261 Wes…

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M. BUTTERFLY Will Now Play Final Broadway Performance This Weekend by BroadwayWorld

The first Broadway revival of David Henry Hwang's Tony Award -winning play, M. BUTTERFLY will play its final performance on Sunday, December 17, 2017, after playing 19 previews and 61 regula…

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M. BUTTERFLY Will Now Play Final Broadway Performance Next Week by BroadwayWorld

The first Broadway revival of David Henry Hwang's Tony Award -winning play, M. BUTTERFLY will play its final performance on Sunday, December 17, 2017, after playing 19 previews and 61 regula…

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Go-Go's Musical HEAD OVER HEELS Will Come to Broadway in 2018-19 Following Run in San Francisco! by BroadwayWorld

Producers Rick Ferrari, Donovan Leitch, Christine Russell, Gwyneth Paltrow, Louise Gund, Hunter Arnold and Tom Kirdahy have just announced that Head Over Heels, the new musical featuring the…

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VIDEO: Listen to Joey Pero's 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' Single, Featuring Laura Osnes by BroadwayWorld

Actormusician Joey Pero just released his new single 'Happy Xmas War Is Over,' originally written and recorded by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The single features Broadway Leading Lady Laura Os…

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BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Dreams Big at Broadway Sessions! by Ben Cameron

A dream is a wish your heart makes. I dreamed a dream in time gone by. To dream the impossible dream . well anyway, you get it. Broadway loves to dream. And nobody facilitates those dreams q…

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BWW Review: JULIUS CAESAR, Barbican Theatre by Gary Naylor

A straight, gimmick-free production of Julius Caesar that may be as relevant today as at any time in the last 420 years.

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FROZEN Creators to Go Behind the Scenes at BroadwayCon 2018 by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayCon has announced today that Disney Theatrical's new Broadway musical Frozen has joined the BroadwayCon 2018 lineup.

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Richard Kind, Karen Ziemba and More Original Stars to Reunite for 54 SINGS CURTAINS This Winter by BroadwayWorld

Members of the original Broadway production of John Kander, Fred Ebb, Rupert Holmes, and Peter Stone's CURTAINS, which opened on Broadway in 2007, will reunite for a concert presentation of …

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West End Stars Set for FROM BAT TO BROADWAY at Leicester Square Theatre by BroadwayWorld

A host of West End Performers join forces for one night only on Sunday March 25th 2018 at Leicester Square Theatre for 'From Bat to Broadway - Harry Kit Lee amp Friends'.

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New Works by Stephen Adly Guirgis and More Slated for LAByrinth Theater Company's 2018 Barn Series by BroadwayWorld

LAByrinth Theater Company announces the selections for their Annual Barn Series, the award-winning company's free play reading series. Running January 22-28, 2018, this year's Barn Series fe…

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Terrance Mann and Douglas Sills Sign on for National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene's Gala Honoring Jerry Zaks by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominees Terrance Mann Pippin and Douglas Sills War Paint, The Scarlet Pimpernel will join some of Broadway's biggest and brightest names lighting the stage in the all-star gala …

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John Kander to Receive Signature Theatre's 2018 Stephen Sondheim Award in D.C. by BroadwayWorld

On March 19, 2018, Virginia's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre will honor legendary Broadway composer John Kander with the company's ninth Stephen Sondheim Award.

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Jim Dale Narrates New Rumpelstiltskin Audiobook Musical 'SPIN', Out This Winter by BroadwayWorld

HarperAudio, the audio imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, today announced that it will release Spin, The Audiobook Musical on January 9, 2018. Spin is a witty, musical re-imagining of Grim…

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BWW Interview: Jeanna de Waal Talks the Next Phase of Broadway Weekends & Offering Access to Theater, Community, Fun, & Confidence for All by Courtney Savoia

Broadway actress, Jeanna de Waal American Idiot, Kinky Boots is using her love for theater, community, and self-expression to give back with her phenomenal program, Broadway Weekends. Made…

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Photo Coverage: Maggie Gyllenhaal, Matthew Morrison & More Take Bows in Roundabout's DAMN YANKEES Benefit Concert! by Walter McBride

It was batter up at the Stephen Sondheim Theater last night Roundabout Theatre Company just presented its Damn Yankees Benefit Concert Reading, starring Whoopi Goldberg as 'Applegate,' Maggi…

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