Thursday, July 20, 2017

How Andrew Garfield in London's 'Angels In America' Is Broadcasted to International Screens

THR outlines the ambitious process taken by National Theatre Live to bring live performances of the two-part epic to movie theaters worldwide.read more

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Olivia Wilde Says She's "Honored" Jennifer Lawrence Vomited During Broadway's '1984'

"As long as I have a play, Jennifer Lawrence has a place to puke."read more

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'The Marriage of Kim K': Theater Review

Kim Kardashian’s love life gets operatic treatment in the new British stage musical 'The Marriage of Kim K,' which is heading for London and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. read more

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Andrew Garfield Says Comments About Being Gay "Without Physical Act" Were Taken Out of Context

"My only longing is to serve and to keep the world spinning forward for the LGBTQ community in whatever way I'm meant to," the actor, currently starring in 'Angels in America,' added.read mo…

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Donald Trump Is the Subject of Tony Kushner's Next Play

"[The election] showed a majority of white evangelicals did not care about the behavior of a president that doesn’t seem that Christian. Donald Trump is the antithesis of everything Jesus …

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Monday, July 17, 2017

'Twilight Zone' Play Gets World Premiere in London in December (Exclusive)

Olivier-winning director Richard Jones helms the new show based on CBS' sci-fi classic.read more

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Tony-Winning 'Dear Evan Hansen' Recoups on Broadway

The musical starring Ben Platt continues to be a hot ticket after winning six Tony awards.read more

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

'Hamlet': Theater Review

Oscar Isaac returns to Shakespeare, starring as the anguished Danish prince in Sam Gold's radical 'Hamlet,' which also features Keegan-Michael Key.read more

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'Assassins': Theater Review

A top-flight cast of Broadway talents including Steven Pasquale, Victoria Clark, Steven Boyer and Alex Brightman performs in this limited-run concert staging of Stephen Sondheim's modern cla…

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Uzo Aduba to Star in 'Secret Life of Bees' Musical Workshop

Tony winner Sam Gold helms the production featuring a book by Pulitzer-winning playwright Lynn Nottage and music by Tony winner Duncan Sheik.read more

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Danny Boyle to Direct All-Star Lineup in South Africa Benefit 'The Children's Monologues'

Charlize Theron, Trevor Noah, Lena Dunham and James McAvoy are among those taking the stage Nov. 13 at Carnegie Hall in the one-night-only charity event. read more

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Uma Thurman to Make Broadway Debut in 'The Parisian Woman'

Set in Washington, D.C., in the wake of the 2016 election, the new play by 'House of Cards' creator Beau Willimon will be directed by Tony winner Pam MacKinnon. read more

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Monday, July 10, 2017

'Pipeline': Theater Review

A teacher at an inner-city school struggles with personal and professional problems in 'Pipeline,' a new drama by Dominique Morisseau, author of the acclaimed 'Skeleton Crew.' read more

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Donna Murphy in 'Hello, Dolly!': Theater Review by David Rooney

In a savvy stroke of alternate casting, two-time Tony winner Donna Murphy breathes her own distinctive brand of joy and generosity into the blockbuster Broadway revival.

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Thursday, July 6, 2017

Melissa Rauch, Zosia Mamet to Play Chelsea Clinton, Ivanka Trump in Satire Event

Entitled 'The Secret Lunches of Chelsea & Ivanka,' the one-night-only performance will benefit Planned Parenthood.read more

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Andrew Garfield Says He's "Gay Without the Physical Act"

The actor, who's appearing in a U.K. production of 'Angels in America,' has been criticized for the remark, made during a panel discussion.read more

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Behind 'The Willows': L.A.'s Buzzy New Immersive Theater Experience

"Really it’s about you as an audience member discovering your own narrative," says producer Justin Fix. read more

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

'Marvin's Room': Theater Review

Janeane Garofalo and Lili Taylor play estranged sisters reunited by a medical emergency in the Broadway debut of Scott McPherson's 1990 seriocomedy 'Marvin's Room,' also starring Celia Westo…

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'Letters From a Nut': Theater Review:

Jerry Seinfeld presents this comedy based on Ted L. Nancy's 'Letters From a Nut' books about one customer's ludicrous requests, premiering at the Geffen Playhouse. read more

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Mercedes Ruehl Joins 'Torch Song Trilogy' Revival

The Oscar and Tony winner will appear opposite Michael Urie in the off-Broadway staging of Harvey Fierstein's landmark play about a drag performer's search for love. read more

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

'Napoli, Brooklyn': Theater Review

Meghan Kennedy's drama 'Napoli, Brooklyn' concerns the lives of an Italian family struggling to deal with their abusive patriarch, played by Michael Rispoli. read more

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'Ink': Theater Review

Playwright James Graham and director Rupert Goold revisit the wild early days of Rupert Murdoch's reign on Fleet Street, as he and The Sun editor Larry Lamb reshaped British tabloid journali…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Launches 'Hamilton' L.A. Ticket Contest to Raise Money for Immigrants

Miranda also announced a Twitter challenge for fans to post videos of themselves singing 'Hamilton' songs.read more

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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Why Broadway's '1984' Audiences Are Fainting, Vomiting and Getting Arrested

Olivia Wilde, Tom Sturridge and Reed Birney star in the bold staging of George Orwell’s dystopian novel.read more

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Kevin Kline Play 'Present Laughter' to Be Recorded for On-Demand Viewing

Cobie Smulders and Kate Burton also star in the Tony-winning revival, which will be filmed by BroadwayHD.read more

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

'1984': Theater Review

Tom Sturridge and Olivia Wilde share forbidden love and rebellion in an oppressive climate of all-seeing government surveillance in this timely adaptation of George Orwell's dystopian nightm…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'Cats' to Close on Broadway, Launch National Tour

The feline-filled Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will play its final performance in December.read more

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Chloe Sevigny to Star in Off-Broadway Play 'Downtown Race Riot'

'Good for Otto,' starring Ed Harris, 'Peace for Mary Frances,' starring Lois Smith, and 'Jerry Springer — the Opera' are also part of the New Group's upcoming season.read more

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

'Fulfillment Center': Theater Review

Frederick Weller and Deirdre O'Connell appear in Abe Kogler's drama 'Fulfillment Center,' about the intersecting lives of four working-class people in New Mexico. read more

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Broadway and TV Stars Talk LGBTQ Issues at Trevor Project Event

John Oliver hosted the dinner, concert and auction in New York City. read more

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Protestor Who Stormed Stage During Anti-Trump 'Julius Caesar' Production Arrested

The conservative activist said on social media that she's not apologetic about interrupting the production.read more

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