Thursday, May 19, 2022

News: Ford’s Theatre Society Announces 2022-2023 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Washington, D.C.—Ford’s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced the Ford’s Theatre 2022-2023 season will include Horton Foote’s The Trip to Bountiful, directed by Michael …

SOURCE: at 10:49PM
Sunday, May 8, 2022

Estella Scrooge (A Christmas Carol with a Twist) Now Available for Licensing From Music Theatre International by Margaret Hall

The musical features a book by Tony winner John Caird, and a score by Tony nominee Paul Gordon.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:42PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

ESTELLA SCROOGE Is Now Available for Licensing through MTI

Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) has just announced that the musical Estella Scrooge (A Christmas Carol with a Twist) is now available for licensing.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:01PM
Monday, May 2, 2022

Playhouse on Park’s 2022-23 season includes Pulitzer Prize winner ‘Fences,’ Paula Vogel’s ‘Indecent’ and more by Christopher Arnott

Playhouse on Park's 2022-23 season will feature works by August Wilson, Paula Vogel and a new variation on "A Christmas Carol."

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 05:07PM
Thursday, April 21, 2022

Artistic Director Chris Coleman Announces DCPA Theatre Company’s 2022/2023 Season by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Next season is a celebration of voices both beloved and brand-new. We’ll see the long-awaited return of Shakespeare, an urgent and magnetic new play hot off the NYC circuit, a world premie…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:25PM
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis 2022-23 mainstage season opens with 'House of Joy' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Season's other shows include "Private Lives," "Putting It Together" and annual production of "A Christmas Carol."

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 09:42PM
Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Odds & Ends: Cecily Strong & More Tapped for Celebrity Autobiography's New York Return by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Celebrity Autobiography to Bow at The Triad Celebrity Autobiography, the international comedy show that bowed on Broadway in 2018, w…

SOURCE: at 04:42PM
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Photos: First Look at Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds & Octavia Spencer in New Movie Musical SPIRITED

“Spirited' is a modern musical rendition of Charles Dickens’ classic holiday story “A Christmas Carol' starring Ryan Reynolds, Will Ferrell and Octavia Spencer. The new film will feat…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:13PM
Thursday, February 24, 2022

Sherlock Holmes on Stage by Doug Reside, Curator, Billy Rose Theatre Division, New York Public Library For The Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

William Gillette as Sherlock Holmes. NYPL Digital Collections, Image ID: TH-50730 This month, A Sherlock Carol, a new play featuring Sherlock Holmes and the characters of A Christmas Caro…

SOURCE: The New York Public Library at 07:18PM

Broadway at The National to kick off 2022-23 season of hit shows by News Desk

Coming to DC's National Theatre: ‘Six,’ ‘The Tina Turner Musical,’ ‘A Christmas Carol,’ ‘Jagged Little Pill,’ ‘Aladdin,’ ‘Beetlejuice,’ plus ‘Chicago,’ ‘Cats,…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:12AM
Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Ali Ewoldt To Lead Signature Theatre's SHE LOVES ME

The production, directed by Signature’s Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (RENT, A Chorus Line) will feature Ali Ewoldt (Broadway’s Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera) as Amalia Bala…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:13PM
Sunday, January 23, 2022

‘A Quick 5’ with Pauline Griller-Mitchell, Director of Rockville Little Theatre’s ‘Bad Seed’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Rockville Little Theatre (RLT) will present the thriller, “Bad Seed” by Maxwell Anderson on January 28 – February 6, 2022 at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre in Rockville. L.W. Andruski…

SOURCE: at 03:58PM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022

You’re on! The understudies who saved Christmas as Omicron raged by Kate Wyver

As Covid hit casts, understudies suddenly found themselves needed everywhere – with little warning. We meet these unsung heroes, including a Beanstalk Jack who took on three other last-min…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:48AM
Thursday, January 13, 2022

25+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend January 14-17 - See Shoshana Bean and Christy Altomare in concert, Sondheim tribute, Alvin Ailey d by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Martin Luther King Day weekend, Friday, January 14…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, January 7, 2022

News: Ford Theatre’s Company of ‘A Christmas Carol’ Collects Over $22,000 for Theatre Washington’s Taking Care Fund by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Yearly fundraising drive has raised more than $‭900,000 for Washington-area charities since 2009. Washington, D.C. — Ford’s Theatre Society announced that audiences and the company of …

SOURCE: at 11:45AM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

20 Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend January 7-9 - See Lynn Nottage's Broadway comedy 'Clyde's,' 'Teenage Dick,' Ayodele Casel at The Jo by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, January 7 to Sunday, January 9, f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, January 5, 2022

St. Vincent Got a Major Phone Call from Paul McCartney by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James welcomes St. Vincent to Stage 56 and asks her about a massive year which included a remake of a Paul McCartney song that resulted in a dream phone call from the legend. And after she t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:46AM
Tuesday, January 4, 2022

‘How does he behave when not in service of Scrooge?’: John Dagleish on returning to the role of Cratchit by Featured Content

Olivier Award winner John Dagleish played Bob Cratchit, Scrooge's lowly clerk, in the Old Vic's renowned production of A Christmas Carol. We talked to him about returning to the role in Crat…

SOURCE: at 09:00AM
Monday, December 27, 2021

Goodman Theatre cancels the rest of ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Doug George

The Goodman Theatre has canceled the rest of the run of its holiday show “A Christmas Carol,” the theater announced late Monday.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 06:55PM

A CHRISTMAS CAROL, FROZEN JR., & More - Check Out This Week's Top Stage Mags

Each week, we'll be highlighting the top virtual show programs from BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag! Want to create a Stage Mag for you own show? To get started on your own program, visit https:…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:04AM
Sunday, December 26, 2021

Audio Review: ‘Holiday Affair’ presented by Sole Twin Audios by Dr. Mark Dreisonstok

  “Miracle on 34th Street,” “It’s a Wonderful Life,” and several versions of “A Christmas Carol” are some of the most popular Christmas films. For its Christmas audio offering…

SOURCE: at 11:56AM
Saturday, December 25, 2021

A Christmas Carol, Oy! Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa, Happy Ramadan by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Not only is this a puppet show but it is also an extended concert. This year’s vocalists are Valois Mickens, of West African, Celtic, and Native American origin,  and Katarina Vizina, a t…

SOURCE: at 03:20PM
Friday, December 24, 2021

‘Disturbing & darkly funny, with two bravura performances’: CRATCHIT – Park Theatre ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Alexander Knott’s atmospheric take on A Christmas Carol places Bob Cratchit centre stage as familiar events from Dickens’ story are related to the audience through his eyes.

SOURCE: at 05:00AM
Thursday, December 23, 2021

San Francisco A Christmas Carol, Starring Francois Battiste as Scrooge, Cancels Remainder of Run by Andrew Gans

The Los Angeles production of Jack Thorne's adaptation of the Dickens tale had previously canceled its final performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:00PM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

‘A Christmas Carol,’ S.F. Gay Men’s Chorus cancel shows amid growing omicron worry by Lily Janiak

Cal Performances, Berkeley Playhouse and Cutting Ball Theater have also announced cancellations.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:37PM

L.A.'s A Christmas Carol, Starring Bradley Whitford, Cancels Remainder of Run by Andrew Gans

The tour of Jack Thorne's adaptation of the Dickens tale, which recently earned five Tony Awards, launched in November.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:15AM

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis' Paul Aguirre Takes Over Our Instagram Today for A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Paul Aguirre is taking over our Instagram today, December 22, to take our followers behind the scenes of The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis' production of A Christmas Carol.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:53AM

Best Streaming Performances to Watch December 22-January 2 - See holiday spectacles such as 'The Nutcracker' and 'A Christmas Carol,' family shows and by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Behold, 12 days of Christmas picks, from Wednesday, December 22 to Sunda…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Center Theatre Group Cancels All Remaining Performances of A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Due to the uncertainty of the ability to continue with performances and out of concern for the well-being of the cast, crew and audiences the rest of the engagement of “A Christmas Carol…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:26PM

Mrs. Doubtfire's Analise Scarpaci on Her Musical Horoscope and Living Her Dream of Being on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Age: 22 Hometown: Staten Island, New York Current Role: Analise Scarpaci plays Lydia Hillard, the elsest of three children, to life on stage in Mrs. Doubtfire. Credits: Scarpaci made h…

SOURCE: at 02:24PM

Goodman cancels ‘A Christmas Carol’ through Dec. 24 due to COVID by Doug George

The holiday show “A Christmas Carol” has been suspended at the Goodman Theatre through Friday, according to an announcement Tuesday from the theater, after a COVID-19 exposure within the…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 01:30PM