Thursday, November 24, 2022

Watch Mean Girls' Erika Henningsen in an Exclusive Performance From Joy the Musical by Playbill

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen will head the cast of the world premiere of Joy the Musical, which will play New Jersey's George Street Playhouse December 7–30. Ahead of its premiere, He…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:12AM
Saturday, November 12, 2022

British-born ballet star unites Russian exiles in a dance of defiance by Vanessa Thorpe, Arts and Media Correspondent

Xander Parish, who fled St Petersburg in March, talks about his performance this weekend with Russian and Ukrainian artistes When the dancer Xander Parish made his return to the London stage…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:24PM
Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Derek Klena, Auli’i Cravalho & Nathan Gunn to Join Stephanie J. Block in Sunset Boulevard at the Kennedy Center by Caitlin Moynihan

More casting has been announced for the upcoming production of Sunset Boulevard at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. The  musical, based on Billy Wilder's Oscar-winning film, features …

SOURCE: at 11:18AM
Monday, October 24, 2022

Anthony Rapp, Elizabeth Stanley, Major Attaway & More to Perform At BROADWAY'S GOT GUTS Gala

Anthony Rapp ('Rent'), Elizabeth Stanley ('Jagged Little Pill'), Tony Yazbeck ('Flying Over Sunset'), Max Von Essen ('Anastasia'), Alexandra Silber ('Fiddler On The Roof'), Major Attaway ('A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:32PM
Friday, October 21, 2022

Christy Altomare, Adam J. Levy, and Anneliese van der Pol on Playbill: The Game Show by Playbill

The fall leg of Disney Princess: The Concert's U.S. tour launches October 20 in McAllen, Texas. Before hitting the road, co-stars Christy Altomare, Adam J. Levy, and Anneliese van der Pol, a…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:25AM
Friday, September 30, 2022

Check Out New Photos of the North American Tour of Anastasia by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The non-Equity tour is currently playing the Pablo Center in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:43PM

Photos: First Look at Veronica Stern, Willem Butler & More in ANASTASIA North American Tour

The Non-Equity North American tour of ANASTASIA is currently making its way across the country! Veronica Stern, one of BroadwayWorld's 'People to Watch in 2022,' leads the cast as Anya. The…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:09PM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Russian Dressing: A Review of Anastasia at Broadway in Chicago by Dennis Polkow

The real magic of this show are the songs by composer Stephen Flaherty and lyricist Lynn Ahrens. Terrence McNally (book), Flaherty and Ahrens are the same triptych that gave us “Ragtime,…

SOURCE: at 08:00AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Shop Our Fall Sale Items on BroadwayWorld's Theatre Shop - COME FROM AWAY, HADESTOWN, WICKED & More

Shop official merchandise from Come From Away, Anastasia, Hadestown, and more in the BroadwayWorld Theatre Shop. Shop our Fall sale for 15% off our most-loved items featuring our Come From A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:19PM
Monday, September 19, 2022

Moulin Rouge! The Musical Star Derek Klena on His Full Circle Moment with Aaron Tveit by Lindsey Sullivan

It's been a spectacular year for Derek Klena. He and wife Elycia just welcomed a baby boy, he stars in Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin, and he joined the cast of the Tony-winning Moulin…

SOURCE: at 08:37PM

Meant to Be! Broadway's Christy Altomare Marries Chris Crook by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway favorite and former Anastasia vlogger Christy Altomare has tied the knot with Chris Crook. According to People, the wedding took place on September 18 at the Lambertville Station in…

SOURCE: at 11:49AM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Shop Our Most Popular Merch on BroadwayWorld's Theatre Shop - ANASTASIA, COME FROM AWAY, FUNNY GIRL & More

Shop our most-loved items featuring our Come From Away Blue Leaf Pin, the Funny Girl Logo Magnet, the To Kill A Mockingbird Navy All Rise Tee, the Anastasia Custom Music Box and more!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:20PM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Moulin Rouge! Star Derek Klena and Wife Elycia Welcome Baby Boy by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Derek Klena, who plays Christian in Moulin Rouge! The Musical, and wife Elycia have welcomed their first child. Their son, Dax Arthur Klena, was born on September 8. Klena ann…

SOURCE: at 07:03PM
Friday, September 9, 2022

ANASTASIA Reschedules Previously Cancelled Japanese Production For 2023

The Japanese production of Anastasia, previously cancelled in 2020 due to COVID-19, has been rescheduled for September and October 2023.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:32AM
Tuesday, August 23, 2022

North American Tour of Anastasia Musical Welcomes New Cast Members August 23 by Andrew Gans

The non-Equity tour is currently playing Boston's Citizens Bank Opera House.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM
Friday, August 12, 2022

Plan Your Last-Chance Summer Getaway Around Must-See Theatre - 10 shows to see at lauded out-of-town venues in Hudson Valley, the Berkshires and beyon by Raven Snook

10 shows to see at lauded out-of-town venues in Hudson Valley, the Berkshires and beyond --- Don't believe the hype—summer is not over yet. There are still four weekends until Labor Day, w…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, August 6, 2022

This Post-Modern "Oresteia" is No Classic by Jan Simpson

Greek tragedies don’t get done a lot. Which is why I really try to see them when I can. So my theatergoing buddy Bill and I bought tickets for the new production of the Oresteia that is pl…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 10:03AM
Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Newcomer Veronica Stern to Lead the National Tour of Anastasia by Lindsey Sullivan

Veronica Stern is set to lead the national tour of Anastasia beginning on August 23 at the Citizens Bank Opera House in Boston, Massachusetts. Kyla Stone will perform during the first week …

SOURCE: at 01:07PM

North American Tour of Anastasia Musical to Welcome New Cast Members by Andrew Gans

The new additions to the company of the non-Equity tour will begin August 23 in Boston.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33PM

Veronica Stern, Willem Butler & More to Lead ANASTASIA North American Tour 2022-2023 Season

Casting has been announced for the next season of the North American tour of the Broadway production of ANASTASIA. This company will begin performances August 23, 2022, during the second we…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:23PM
Saturday, July 30, 2022

Oresteia (Almeida Theatre) by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

If you have ever seen a play by Aeschylus, you know how static and slow they are, made up entirely of monologues and choral odes with hardly any action. It was Sophocles and Euripides who ad…

SOURCE: at 07:38PM
Friday, July 29, 2022

Review: Robert Icke Does Justice to the Oresteia While Updating It to Modern Times

Icke's take on Aeschylus' three-play Greek tragedy, starring Anastasia Hille and Angus Wright, makes its North American premiere at the Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:37AM
Thursday, July 28, 2022

‘Oresteia’ Review: A Mother’s Grief, Underestimated by Laura Collins-Hughes

Anastasia Hille is riveting as Klytemnestra in Robert Icke’s production of “Oresteia” at the Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:42PM
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Akron Watson, Anastasia Barzee & More to Star in World Premiere of BD Wong & Wayne Barker's MR. HOLLAND'S OPUS

Akron Watson, Anastasia Barzee and more will star in Ogunquit Playhouse's World Premiere musical adaptation of Mr. Holland’s Opus (August 13–September 10), featuring book, lyrics, and di…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:11PM

Akron Watson, Anastasia Barzee, Veanne Cox to Star in Mr. Holland's Opus Musical

Written by BD Wong and Wayne Barker, the show will have its world premiere in Maine.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:54PM
Friday, July 1, 2022

13 Must-See Shows This July on Broadway and Beyond - Catch 'Into the Woods,' 'Kinky Boots,' 'The Butcher Boy' and more by Raven Snook

Catch Into the Woods, Kinky Boots, The Butcher Boy and more --- There are some cool shows to see during the dog days of summer. July brings multiple musicals: a Broadway transfer of the City…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Once on This Island’ at Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre by Ben Fisler

“Once on this Island” is a 1990 musical with music by Stephen Flaherty and book/lyrics by Lynn Ahrens—the writing team behind “Ragtime” and “Anastasia.” It is based on Rosa Guy…

SOURCE: at 12:57PM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

Odds & Ends: Kyla Stone to Lead Legally Blonde at The Muny by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Kyla Stone, Patti Murin & More Set for Legally Blonde at The Muny Omigod, you guys! In addition to the productions of Mary Poppi…

SOURCE: at 04:12PM
Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Jennifer Ehle and Anastasia Hille Join Park Avenue Armory's Hamlet and Oresteia

The two actors take over for Lia Williams, who has departed the shows due to injury.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 05:54PM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

The JRB Country Trio by Jason Robert Brown

JRB, Anastasia Talley and Cheeyang Ng in rehearsal for JRB's concert at 54 Below, May 2022.

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:33PM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Dom Juan review – Molière’s lothario gets lost in translation by Miriam Gillinson

The Vaults, LondonMarking the French playwright’s 400th anniversary, this chaotic bilingual comedy lacks clarity Tonight we’re listening to Dom Juan’s seductive escapades in English. T…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:33AM

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