Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Oklahoma! - Far More Than Just Okay by [email protected] (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThe true strength of a classical piece of theatre is its ability to be re-imagined without losing those elements which made it special in the first place. Case in p…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

For an All-Asian Into the Woods, Ann Harada Learns to Empathize With a Witch by Cleo Aukland

Harada will play the Witch in a one-night-only concert presented by the National Asian Artists’ Project and Prospect Theater Company.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Kyra Miller by Zack Calhoon

Kyra Miller is a native Brooklynite, an actress and singer who also writes her own work. She has performed her shows at Joe’s Pub (Chosen, Matt Ray on piano), the Cornelia St. Café, the B…

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Elton John to “American Son” by Mark Beech

As debate continues on the slogan “Make America Great Again” – with plenty of people on both sides of the debate saying the U.S. is already great and could be greater – a raft of new…

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Friday, October 12, 2018

Watch Highlights From Filmed The King and I, Starring Kelli O'Hara, Ken Watanabe, and Ruthie Ann Miles by Logan Culwell-Block

Filmed at the London Palladium, Bartlett Sher's Tony-winning production hits movie theatres beginning November 29.

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BWW TV: Clips of Kelli O'Hara, Ken Watanabe, Ruthie Ann Miles, and the Cast of THE KING AND I: FROM THE PALLADIUM by BroadwayWorld TV

Watch clips of Kelli O'Hara, Ken Watanabe, Ruthie Ann Miles, and the rest of the cast in the clips below, including classic songs Whistle A Happy Tune, Getting To Know You, Something Wonderf…

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Sideshow casts season opener "HeLa" by Kt Hawbaker

On Thursday, Sideshow Theatre Company, in partnership with the Greenhouse Theater Center, announced casting for the world premiere of J. Nicole Brooks’ “ HeLa,” directed by artistic di…

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Oklahoma! – More Than OK by Jk Clarke

      by JK Clarke   If you strip away the jaw dropping, “holy cow” moments from the new production of Oklahoma! at St. Ann’s Warehouse (now through November 11), w…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Elizabeth Ann Berg and Beans by Told By Elizabeth Ann Berg

“I started following Muddy Paws Rescue because of Patti Murin. I saw that she would post about them so I started following them. I thought they had great dogs and they started having an in…

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

New Group has Found a Star Way Too Popular for an Off-Broadway Musical to Lead their “Clueless” Stage Adaptation! 1) The New Group has Found a Star for it’s “Clueless” Musi…

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St. Ann’s Acid-Rock Take on ‘Oklahoma!’ Is Sexy, Suspenseful and Surprisingly Modern by David Cote

Backstage, they apparently call it 'Woke-lahoma!'

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Read Reviews for Off-Broadway’s Oklahoma! by Ryan McPhee

The Bard SummerScape production opened at St. Ann’s Warehouse October 7.

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‘OKLAHOMA!’ IN DUMBO IS A BOLD TAKE ON A PERFECT MUSICAL: REVIEW by James Feinberg

Some theatrical ideas are so ambitious it almost doesn’t matter whether they succeed or fail – the fun is in seeing them play out. In his audacious, stripped-down staging of Rodgers &…

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Learning About Mary Ann Yates with Dr. Elaine McGirr by Michael Lueger

By Michael Lueger. Why is Mary Ann Yates the greatest actress you've never heard of? Dr. Elaine McGirr introduces us to this eighteenth-century star and recounts her fascinating career.

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Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think of Reimagined OKLAHOMA! at St. Ann's Warehouse? by Review Roundups

St. Ann's Warehouse's reimagined production of Rodgers amp Hammerstein's Oklahoma, directed by Daniel Fish, is running now through November 11. Let's see what the critics are saying...

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Oklahoma! review at St Ann’s Warehouse, New York – ‘a startling reimagining of a classic musical’ by Nicole Serratore

In his startling, minimalist reimagining of Oklahoma!, director Daniel Fish foregrounds the carnality and violence that has always formed part of this

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Sunday, October 7, 2018

Oklahoma Review: Hip and Homey not Hokey, with Mixed Results by New York Theater

At the scaled-down, reimagined production of “Oklahoma!” at St. Ann’s Warehouse, they didn’t give us the program until after the musical was over – one of the signs that director D…

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Oklahoma! Opens at St. Ann's Warehouse October 7 by Olivia Clement

The production debuts Off-Broadway following a sold-out run at Bard College in 2015.

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Eagles, “Girl From the North Country” by Mark Beech

From The Eagles and Eric Clapton to the New York International Fringe Festival, there is plenty of choice among performing-arts shows in the Big Apple this week.New Yorkers can also catch pr…

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Cuba Gooding Jr. Makes a Razzle-Dazzle Broadway Return in Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

All he cares about is love...and returning to Broadway! Oscar winner and main-stem alum Cuba Gooding Jr. reprises his recent London turn as smooth-talking lawyer Billy Flynn in the award-win…

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Friday, October 5, 2018

First Look at Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris & the Cast of King Kong on Broadway by Eric King

King Kong begins performances October 5, and we have new production photos of stars Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris and a certain 2,000-pound, 20-story gorilla. Check ou…

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Rebecca Naomi Jones and Ali Stroker Take the Stage in Re-Imagined Oklahoma! at St. Ann's Warehouse by Hannah Vine

The Brooklyn theatre re-imagines Rodgers and Hammerstein’s 1943 classic in Bard SummerScape's acclaimed production.

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Exclusive! Hear Ben Levi Ross & Mallory Bechtel Read & Sing on Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel Audiobook by Andy Lefkowitz

We're counting down the days till the release of Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel—the new book adaptation of the Tony-winning best musical—arriving on bookshelves on October 9. As…

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Laurie Metcalf Will Play Hillary Clinton on Broadway in Lucas Hnath's Hillary and Clinton; John Lithgow to Co-Star as Bill by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony winner Laurie Metcalf will join two-time Tony winner John Lithgow on Broadway in 2019 to star in Hillary and Clinton, a new play by Tony nominee Lucas Hnath (A Doll’s Hou…

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Laurie Metcalf Will Play Hillary Clinton on Broadway in Lucas Hnath's Hillary & Clinton; John Lithgow to Co-Star as Bill by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony winner Laurie Metcalf will join two-time Tony winner John Lithgow on Broadway in 2019 to star in Hillary and Clinton, a new play by Tony nominee Lucas Hnath (A Doll’s Hou…

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Odds & Ends: Krysta Rodriguez & Andy Mientus Join Jay Armstrong Johnson's Hocus Pocus Halloween Bash & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Krysta Rodriguez & Andy Mientus Join Jay Armstrong Johnson's Hocus Pocus Halloween Bash Spring Awakening alums Kr…

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VIDEO: The Mathletes Celebrate MEAN GIRLS Day With Some Sick Rhymes by Stage Tube

Yo, yo, yo North Shore, it's time to turn up Your Mathletes are back to lay on some sick October 3rd rhymes for all the hunnies. Beats by Nikhil Saboo and Flow by Cheech Manohar.

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Waitress Tony Nominee Christopher Fitzgerald Returns to Syfy's Happy! as Series Regular by Andrew Gans

Screen icon Ann-Margaret will also be part of the second season of the comedy.

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Photo Flash: First Look at Menier Chocolate Factory's PACK OF LIES by BroadwayWorld

Menier Chocolate Factory presents a major revival of Hugh Whitemore's Pack of Lies. Hannah Chissick directs Jasper Britton as Stewart, Sia Dauda Sally, Alasdair Harvey Peter Kroger, Chris La…

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Fringe Festival, King Kong, Eric Clapton by Mark Beech

The New York International Fringe Festival is back. North America’s largest event of its kind is a highlight of performing arts in the Big Apple this week.Other shows include concerts by C…

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