Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Two surprising shows — 'Yeast Nation,' 'Luchadora!' — play on different stages

"Yeast Nation" and "Luchadora!" take us where we haven't been before.

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Saturday, June 2, 2018

Muny at 100: Younger and cooler, big theater approaches a big anniversary by Judith Newmark • St. Louis Post-Dispatch

New shows, new amenities and new equipment come to the open-air theater

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Hometown mezzo returns to Opera Theatre in a starring role by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Jennifer Johnson Cano now sings all over the world

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'Orfeo and Euridice' at Opera Theatre of St. Louis offers myth set to music and dance by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Big Muddy Dance Company collaborates with OTSL in this production

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'Romeo and Juliet' shines crystal-clear in Forest Park by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

For its 18th mainstage show, Shakespeare Festival St. Louis again stages the play that started it all in 2001

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Museum shows that great minds don't always think alike by Ann Cameron Siegal Special To The Washington Post

Forty-five years ago, while enjoying waffles for breakfast, track coach Bill Bowerman had an inspirational moment. Maybe putting a waffle-like pattern on the soles of running shoes would giv…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Putt-putt what? Artists design holes for a gallery-worthy mini-golf course by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Sheldon Golf Galleries is home to a new 9-hole miniature golf course you can play this summer.

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Magician's money disappeared in Branson, but now he's wowing millions worldwide by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Justin Flom, who specializes in sleight-of-hand illusions using ordinary objects, performs at the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza

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'The Book of Mormon' offers bad manners, big comedy by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Years after it won the Tony for Best Musical, it still has the power to shock

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Stages St. Louis sends a valentine to couples with 'I Do! I Do!' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The musical about a couple has been double-cast: Audience members will see different performers depending on which show they attend

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Fox runs ticket lottery for 'The Book of Mormon' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Some $25 tickets will be available before each performance

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Monday, May 28, 2018
Sunday, May 27, 2018

New Jewish season closes with an offbeat production by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Aaron Posner plays fast and loose with Chekhov in 'Life Sucks'

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'An American Soldier' at OTSL explores what it is to be an American by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It's the world premiere of the two-act version of Huang Ruo and David Henry Hwang's opera

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Storm damage forces early end to Schlafly's Art Outside festival in Maplewood by Denise Hollinshed St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Organizers said at least 80 percent of the tents had some damage and 50 percent suffered serious damage.

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

At 79, Ian McKellen says he has no plans to give up acting by Hilary Fox Associated Press

LONDON • Sir Ian McKellen says his role as King Lear in an upcoming London production may be his last major Shakespeare role, but he has no plans to retire, as long as his knees and memory…

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‘Hair’ will be NBC’s next live musical by Tracy Brown Los Angeles Times

This is the dawning of the age of Aquarius at NBC. The network announced Thursday that “Hair” would be its next live musical.

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Friday, May 25, 2018

'Book of Mormon' rising star believes in the show's message by Dave Osborn Naples (fla.) Daily News

Kevin Clay grew up watching a brand of humor that’s now part of his job.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Muny celebrates its centennial with a dazzling musical revue by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Many entertainers, from legends to children took a turn in the one-time-only production.

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

Actor and director Bobby Miller, a major talent on the St. Louis theater scene, dies at 68 by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A groundbreaking performer with Theatre Project company, he continued working through last month

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Rain, rain go away - Muny's big show gets rained out by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Big centennial show has to wait until Saturday night

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Opera Theatre of St. Louis adds 'Regina' to its repertoire by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Marc Blitzstein's opera is based on Lillian Hellman's play 'The Little Foxes'

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'Better magic': Muny will spend millions overhauling its stage, other infrastructure by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Capital campaign will support modernization of the stage, technical support and the theater's endowment

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Opera Theatre of St. Louis announces 2019 season by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

It includes 'Marriage of Figaro,' 'Rigoletto,' 'Coronation of Poppea' and world premiere 'Fire Shut Up in My Bones'

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