Friday, February 23, 2018

“Denim Doves” presents something new at Sacred Fools by Blouin Artinfo

“Denim Doves” is currently on stage at Sacred Fools, Los Angeles.The play is written by Adrienne Dawes and lyrics are by Cyndi Williams. Original Music and Arrangements are by Ellen Wark…

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‘Dirty Computer’— Janelle Monáe is back with a bang by Blouin Artinfo

Janelle Monáe unveiled initial glimpses of her new album “Dirty Computer,” five years after her last album “Electric Lady.”“Has it been that long?” she says. “I don’t know. …

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Black Panther probes: Can Hollywood maintain black visibility on screen? by Blouin Artinfo

The success of Ryan Coogler’s blockbuster movie “Black Panther” has turned many heads by taking in a record-breaking $200-million-plus and setting a new bar for February’s biggest op…

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: Glenda Jackson, Renée Fleming by Mark Beech

Renée Fleming is starring in a revival of “Carousel.” Glenda Jackson is back on Broadway after 30 years, playing alongside Oscar-nominated Laurie Metcalf. These are two headlines of thi…

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Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: Jeremy Irons, Bon Iver, Toyah Willcox by Mark Beech

All of life is here, and most of it is on stage. This week’s London performing arts include all types of music: Cara Dillon’s folky meditations, John Otway’s punky rock, Bon Iver’s g…

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Peppa Pig: An animation created livelihood for hundreds by Blouin Artinfo

The producer of the animation TV show “Peppa Pig,” Phil Davies and Mark Baker co-creator, are overwhelmed by the response of the people. In 2000, they planned to create an animation show…

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Polish-British animation Loving Vincent nominated for Oscars 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

The fully painted feature film of Polish-British origin — “Loving Vincent” — landed Oscar nominations for 2018 in the animated feature categories. Written and directed by Dorota Kobi…

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‘Our Cartoon President’ — Stephen Colbert's Trump Satire Mesmerizes Everyone by Blouin Artinfo

The animated workplace comedy of Stephen Colbert “Our Cartoon President” seems to be a synthesis of “The Simpsons” and “The West Wing” with a hilarious gig.President Donald Trump…

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Would the stage version of ‘Fanny and Alexander’ satisfy Bergman? by Blouin Artinfo

On Ingmar Bergman’s centenary year, “Fanny and Alexander” has been reworked as a play to be staged at the Old Vic in London. Stephen Beresford, the writer, says, “It’s a bit d…

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Europe’s fearless political playwrights state ‘I wanted to channel the anger’ by Blouin Artinfo

Five political playwrights from Europe have turned terrorism into absurd comedy as they probe questions asking answers from their audiences.The five theater-makers, Daniel Boffey, Const…

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‘Dead and Breathing’ brings up anxious question of life or death by Blouin Artinfo

The play “Dead and Breathing” brings up the moral questions associated with a painful life and the wish to end it when a dying millionaire asks her nurse to kill her.The plot revolves ar…

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Olivia Williams speaks on Hollywood’s Gender Inequality by Blouin Artinfo

Olivia Williams, the star of both the silver screen and stage, talks about Hollywood inequality — her ‘Benny Hill’ experiences with Harvey Weinstein and how she avoided the ‘thankles…

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Monday, February 19, 2018

German actor Anna Brüggemann urges women to give up high heels for equality on Berlin Red Carpet by Blouin Artinfo

German actor Anna Brüggemann started #NobodysDoll Twitter campaign for female actors attending this year’s Berlin Film Festival to wear comfortable clothes instead of high heels or tight …

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Saturday, February 17, 2018

‘Isle of Dogs’ — Wes Anderson’s biting stop-motion by Blouin Artinfo

A dystopian Japanese Island harbors a pack of canines in Wes Anderson’s new animation detailing the rough edges treats the eye and the mind even for the ones devoid of ‘puppy-love.’Wes…

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Dev Patel to star in Armando Iannucci’s David Copperfield tale by Blouin Artinfo

“Slumdog Millionaire” star Dev Patel is all set to play the title role in “The Personal History of David Copperfield” directed by Armando Iannucci, who also directed “The Death of …

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Electronic pioneer Ryuichi Sakamoto regrets not reconnecting with Bowie by Blouin Artinfo

Ryuichi Sakamoto, the electro god of music, regrets not reconnecting with David Bowie as he ventures through his meditative mortality music.Electronic music pioneer Ryuichi Sakamoto, the for…

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“Ajijaak on Turtle Island” at La Mama, New York by Blouin Artinfo

“Ajijaak on Turtle Island” is currently on stage at La Mama, New York.The runtime of the show is 65 minutes and it is an IBEX Puppetry Production. The show is directed by Ty Defoe and He…

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‘’L'elisir d'amore’’ The Metropolitan Opera, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The Metropolitan Opera in New York is currently hosting the theatrical production of the comic opera two acts "L'elisir d'amore."This hilariously poignant musical is composed by leading comp…

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‘’Lucius’’ at The Town Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The Town Hall in New York will be hosting the live concert of the indie pop band from Brooklyn, "Lucius."This indie band has released two of their studio albums so far, ‘Wildewoman’ in 2…

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‘’Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles’’ at Theatre At Madison Square Garden, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York will be hosting the live concert of the Beatles tribute band and the theatrical production "Rain."This phenomenal Beatles tribute ensemble is…

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‘’The Lone Bellow’’ at The Town Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The Town Hall in New York will be hosting the live concert of the American musical ensemble from Brooklyn, "The Lone Bellow."The ensemble is consists of Zach Williams, Kanene Donehey Pipkin,…

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‘’Notting Hill’’ at Videology Bar & Cinema, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Videology Bar & Cinema in New York will be hosting the screening of the 1999 British romantic comedy film "Notting Hill."The film is directed by the South African theatre, television and…

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‘’Little Shop of Horrors’’ at Videology Bar & Cinema, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Videology Bar & Cinema in New York will be hosting the screening of the 1986 American rock musical horror comedy film "Little Shop of Horrors."The film is directed by the English-born Am…

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Ongoing Retrospective (Chapter 3): Zhana Ivanova at Kunsthalle Basel by Blouin Artinfo

The work by performance artist, Zhana Ivanova will be on view at Kunsthalle Basel.Performance Artist, Zhana Ivanova was born in Bulgaria in 1977. Her work focuses on the everyday reality of …

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Hugely Successful ‘Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical’ Extended until February 18 by Blouin Artinfo

Great news for all the Delhi people who thought they had missed out on “Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical.” The show is not yet over! Following the tremedous success of the play’s farewell ru…

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Netflix beat Disney in netting Ryan Murphy with unprecedented ‘mega deal’ by Blouin Artinfo

Ryan Murphy, the famous producer of popular television series “Glee,” “Nip/Tuck” and “American Crime Story,” is joining Netflix in an unprecedented deal of 216 million pounds, le…

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US Judge Dismisses Copyright Lawsuit against Taylor Swift by Blouin Artinfo

A California judge Michael Fitzgerald dismissed the allegation of song writer duo Sean Hall and Nathan Butler against singer Taylor Swift for stealing the lyrics to their 2000 song “P…

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Top New York Stage Shows This Week: Disney’s “Frozen” to Philip Glass by Mark Beech

New York is about to get a new blockbuster musical in “Frozen.” Concerts this week range from Noel Gallagher to Philip Glass. There are last chances to see “The Homecoming Queen” and…

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‘’The Silence of the Lambs’’ at Videology Bar & Cinema, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Videology Bar & Cinema in New York will be hosting the screening of the 1991 American horror-thriller film ’The Silence of the Lambs’ on March 09, 2018.The film is directed by the Am…

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Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Edinburgh Transfers by Mark Beech

London has a lot of bold plays opening that are transfers from Edinburgh. After “The Divide” with a short run at the Old Vic, we have “The B*easts” at the Bush Theatre and “Dust”…

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