Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Spotlight On...Judith Barcroft by Michael Block

Name:  Judith BarcroftHometown:  New York City (Born in Washington, DC)Education:  Northwestern University, B.S., Stephens College, A.A.Select Credits: 7 Broadway shows includ…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Theatre News: Open auditions announced for a young Tina Turner in Tina the Musical

Do you know someone who could be a young Tina Turner?

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Alec Baldwin May Bring Acclaimed Donald Trump Impression to Broadway by Paul Wontorek

Will Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump impression be huuuuge on Broadway? On a December 11 interview on The Howard Stern Show, the stage vet said he's mulling the opportunity to turn hi…

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Friday, November 10, 2017

BWW Interview: Betty Corwin on How She Pioneered Archival Recordings of Broadway Shows by Leigh Scheps

Broadway shows have been preserved for decades thanks to one pioneer with a passion. Betty Corwin was working in a hospital in 1969 when she came up with a brilliant idea to record them for …

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Boston Court Announces Extensive 2018 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will feature a reinterpretation of 'A Streetcar Named Desire,' a world premiere, and several contemporary music concerts.

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Off-Broadway's EMPANADA LOCA, Featuring Daphne Rubin-Vega, Recorded as Audioplay by BroadwayWorld

Broadway's acclaimed enfant terrible, two-time Tony Award nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega Rent, Anna in the Tropics, The Rocky Horror Show, A Streetcar Named Desire has preserved her acclaimed tou…

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Friday, October 6, 2017

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE – Touring ★★ by Thom Dibdin

Worthy but earthbound, Rapture Theatre’s touring production of Tennessee Williams' classic A Streetcar Named Desire never really convinces.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

Daphne Rubin-Vega to Present One-Night-Only EMPANADA LOCA in London by BroadwayWorld

Broadway's acclaimed enfant terrible, two-time Tony Award nominee Daphne Rubin-Vega Rent, Anna in the Tropics, The Rocky Horror Show, A Streetcar Named Desire will make her long-awaited Lond…

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

‘La Dame aux Camélias’ at Teatro alla Scala, Milan by Blouin Artinfo

American dancer and choreographer John Neumeier’s well-known narrative ballet, “La Dame aux Camélias” will be staged at Teatro alla Scala, Milan.The ballet is based on the novel by th…

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Alec Baldwin to Lead the Cast of NBC's Live A Few Good Men by Andy Lefkowitz

We can handle this truth! Stage-and-screen veteran Alec Baldwin is set to star as Colonel Nathan Jessep in NBC's live presentation of Aaron Sorkin's courtoom drama A Few Good Me…

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Sunday, June 4, 2017

National Ballet’s take on A Streetcar Named Desire inspired: review by Michael Crabb

Choreographer John Neumeier takes liberties with the source material that pay off as Sonia Rodriguez brings an acute sensitivity to the faded Southern belle Blanche DuBois.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Spotlight On...Rebecca Knowles by Michael Block

Name: Rebecca KnowlesHometown: Medfield, MA (currently Brooklyn, NY!)Education: BFA Point Park University, additional training at the Williamstown Theatre Festival and the American Theatre W…

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A Streetcar Named Desire ballet reroutes classic tale by Michael Crabb

National Ballet artistic director Karen Kain turns to choreographer John Neumeier to bring classic play to life through dance.

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Monday, April 24, 2017

That Face opens Third Space at Baltimore Center Stage (review) by Jayne Blanchard

No longer do we need to shudder to think what Blanche DuBois from A Streetcar Named Desire and Martha from Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf would be like as mothers. The Tennessee Williams a…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ at National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing by Blouin Artinfo

Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre presents a play, titled 'A Streetcar Named Desire', at the Multi-functional Theatre of National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing. The play will be staged…

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Office Favorites Steve Carell and Amy Ryan to Co-Star in New Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Steve Carell and Broadway vet Amy Ryan, who played sweethearts on TV’s The Office, have booked a film gig together, according to Entertainment Weekly. Ryan is set to star alongside Ca…

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The Office Favorites Steve Carell and Amy Ryan to Costar in New Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Steve Carell and Broadway vet Amy Ryan, who played sweethearts on TV’s The Office, have booked a film gig together, according to Entertainment Weekly. Ryan is set to star alongside Ca…

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Friday, March 3, 2017

Spotlight On...Christine Renee Miller by Michael Block

Name: Christine Renee MillerHometown: This is always a tough one for me. I left Carrollton, TX at age 15 then moved to L.A. where I lived for many years. But I've been in Brooklyn the longes…

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Ruth Wilson webchat – post your questions now by Guardian Staff

The star of The Affair and Hedda Gabler is joining us to answer your questions in a live webchat at 1pm on Tuesday 7 March 4.58pm GMT Since her Bafta-nominated breakthrough as Jane Eyre in 2…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Photo Coverage: THE PENITENT Takes Opening Night Bows at Atlantic Theater Company by Jennifer Broski

Atlantic Theater Companypresents the world premiere playThe Penitent, by Atlantic's Pulitzer Prize-winning co-founderDavid Mamet, directed by artistic directorNeil Pepe.The Penitent features…

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Friday, February 24, 2017

Sienna Miller & Jack O’Connell Head To ‘Cat On A Hot Tin Roof’ In London’s West End by Dianalodderhose

Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell are set to star in Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer classic Cat on a Hot Tin Roof in London's West End. The Young Vic production will be staged by Benedict Matth…

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Saturday, January 28, 2017

A Streetcar Named Desire review – Gillian Anderson haunts in vital staging by Alexis Soloski

St Ann’s Warehouse, BrooklynBenedict Andrews’ poignant new staging of Tennessee Williams’s play, imported from London, feels utterly contemporaryTennessee Williams’ play has travelle…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Odds & Ends: New Newsies Film Trailer, Audra McDonald’s Beauty and the Beast Amazing Look & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. See Jeremy Jordan & Kara Lindsay Seize the Day One for all and all for one! A new trailer is out for the filmed performa…

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Monday, January 9, 2017

Spotlight On...Stuart Fail by Michael Block

Name: Stuart FailHometown: McHenry, IL.Education: MFA in Writing for Theatre, Film and Television from UCLA.Favorite Credits: As a director: Orphans, Hurlyburly, A Life in the Theatre, The A…

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Friday, January 6, 2017

Tennessee Williams: the quiet revolutionary | Michael Billington by Michael Billington

As Tennessee Williams's A Streetcar Named Desire opens in the West End, we celebrate a writer with a strong social conscience who saw the human condition – especially his own – as faintl…

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Monday, January 2, 2017

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #9: Best Performances and Ensembles in Plays in Professional Theaters in DC/MD/VA by Dcmetrotheaterarts Staff

DCMetroTheaterArts’ Best of 2016 #9: Best Performances in Musicals in Professional Theaters in DC, MD, and VA Are: Gassan Abbas as in I Shall Not Hate at Mosaic Theater Company of DC. Li…

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Friday, December 23, 2016

Top 10 of 2016: US edition by Nicole Serratore

In 2016 I promised myself I would cut back on theater.  I saw 90 less shows in 2016 (180) than I did in 2015 (270).  <pats self on the back>Here are the 10 shows which made m…

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

2016 Top Ten: Wendy Caster by Wendy Caster

Due to some health challenges, I only saw 42 shows in 2016--my lowest total in decades. Yet it was still difficult to carve my best list down to 10 entries.I remain in awe of the breadt…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ at The National Ballet of Canada, Toronto by Nathan Richards

“A Streetcar Named Desire,” a ballet by John Neumeier will be staged by The National Ballet of Canada from June 3,2017 through June10, 2017, in Toronto.“A Streetcar Named Desire” is …

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

‘Fool for Love’ at Found 111, London by Amanda Avery

‘Fool for Love,’ a riveting play about love, loss and identity written by Sam Shepard and directed by Simon Evans will run through December 17, 2016, at Found 111, London.This Emily Dobb…

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

"Plenty" Isn't Nearly Enough by Broadway & Me

Casting, they say, is half the job of putting on a successful play. In the case of Plenty, the revival of the David Hare drama that is running at The Public Theater through Dec. 1, the misca…

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