Saturday, April 18, 2015

Made in Cleveland: 'Phantom's' Kaley Ann Voorhees on corsets, comics and acting cool in front of Matthew Broderick by Andrea Simakis

A little more than six months into her role as Christine Daaé in Broadway's "The Phantom of the Opera," Aurora's Kaley Ann Voorhees is making adjustments and thinking on her feet …

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This week’s new theatre by Lyn Gardner & Mark Cook

Everyman | The Rolling Stone | Gods Are Fallen And All Safety Gone | Justice And Mercy season | A Translation Of Shadows | Feed The BeastIn 2000, when Chiwetel Ejiofor was last at the Nation…

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Friday, April 17, 2015

Kristin Chenoweth, Matthew Morrison & More Will Take Part in 2015 Easter Bonnet Competition by

A whole crew of Broadway’s best will join forces for the 29th annual Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Easter Bonnet Competition. On the Twentieth Century headliner Kristin Chenoweth, …

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Justin Long, Estelle Parsons, Blair Underwood & More Tapped for Williamstown Theatre Festival by Imogen Lloyd Webber

After appearing in the pre-Broadway engagement of Living on Love last summer, Justin Long will return to the Williamstown Theatre Festival! The stage and screen star, along with Estelle Pars…

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Cry, Trojans! by

Cry, Trojans! Off Broadway, St. Ann's Warehouse, The Wooster Group Reviewed by Lee Kinney BOTTOM LINE: A breakneck mash-up of the Bard and Native American cinema both confounds and exhilara…

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Whistle a Happy Tune! The King and I, Starring Ken Watanabe & Kelli O'Hara, Opens Officially on Broadway by

Shall we dance? The Broadway revival of The King and I begins performances at Lincoln Center’s Vivian Beaumont Theatre on April 16. Bartlett Sher directs the classic Rodgers and Hammer…

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Callaway Sisters to Reprise Sibling Revelry at London Hippodrome in July by Mark Shenton

Ann Hampton Callaway and her sister Liz Callaway are to reprise their show Sibling Revelry, which was previously presented in London in 1998 as part of the inaugural Divas at the Donmar seas…

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Show Clips: THE KING AND I on Broadway Starring Ken Watanabe, Kelli O'Hara, Conrad Ricamore and More by

Lincoln Center Theater presents the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic THE KING AND I, starring Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe. THE KING AND I CAST & CREATIVE Anna: Kelli O'Hara The King …

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Monday, April 13, 2015

Initial Casting Announced for National Theatre Artistic Director Rufus Norris’ First Season by Ryan McPhee

The National Theatre has announced initial casting for select shows in its 2015 season. As previously announced, the lineup will include a reimagined take of Everyman starring Chiwetel Ejiof…

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Saturday, April 11, 2015

Spotlight On...Kersti Bryan by Michael Block

Name: Kersti BryanHometown: Golden, Colorado - Home to Coors Beer.Education: Hard knocks of NYC. Carnegie Mellon UniversitySelect Credits: Mostly Eastern European ladies who are weeping or a…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

NT Live: Man and Superman trailer by National Theatre

NT Live: Man and Superman trailer Man and Superman will be broadcast live to cinemas around the world on 14 May 2015. Find your nearest venue and book: …

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Julie Wilson, Tony Nominee and Cabaret Legend, Dead at 90 by Ryan McPhee

Julie Wilson, a Tony-nominated musical theater performer known for her celebrated career on the cabaret stage, died on Sunday, April 5, reports Deadline. Her death was confirmed by fellow lo…

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Julie Wilson Dies: Incomparable Voice Of Sondheim & Cole Porter Was 90 by Jeremy Gerard

Julie Wilson, a sultry, whiskey-voiced chanteuse who ruled the soigné cabaret rooms of Manhattan, from the top of the world at the St. Regis Hotel to the Oak Room of the Algonquin Hotel, di…

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Tony Nominee Julie Wilson Passes Away at 90 by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has just learned that stage, screen, and cabaret star Julie Wilson passed away yesterday, April 5, from complications from two recent stokes. She was 90 years old.Wilson's frie…

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Marin Mazzie, Becky Ann Baker & More Set for GTG/Project Shaw's MISALLIANCE Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Celebrating its 10th year, Gingold Theatrical Group's PROJECT SHAW, under the leadership of Founding Artistic Director David Staller, presents its 102nd production, Shaw's 1910 high-flying c…

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

BRIEFS: A Festival of Short LGBT Plays • That Uppity Theatre Company and Vital VOICE Magazine by Andrea

That Uppity Theatre Company and Vital VOICE team up once again for "Briefs", a festival of short LGBT plays that celebrates its fourth anniversary, founded by Uppity Theatre's Joan Lipkin, a…

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Mark Rylance, Natasha, Pierre & More Join Waitress in American Repertory Theater’s 2015-16 Season by

The 2015-16 season is now set for the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The lineup, in addition to the previously announced world premiere of Sara Bareilles and Jessie …

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Holland Taylor Plans to Reprise (and Film) Her Solo Play Ann by Michael Gioia

Holland Taylor, who was Tony-nominated for her portrayal of Governor Ann Richards in her solo play Ann, plans to play the part again — and have it filmed.

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"Fish in the Dark" is Light But Satisfying by Broadway & Me

By all accounts (and there have been many of them; click here to read one) Larry David didn’t intend to star in Fish in the Dark, the new farce that is playing at the Cort Theatre. But the…

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The King and I’s Ashley Park, Conrad Ricamora & Ruthie Ann Miles Bring Glam to Siam in Vogue by

The Broadway revival of The King and I has begun performances at the Vivian Beaumont Theatre, and three of its stars are certainly dressed for success. In the latest issue of Vogue, Siam stu…

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Sunday, March 29, 2015

Bayadère – the Ninth Life; Ann Maguire gala – review by Luke Jennings

Linbury Studio; Sadler’s Wells, LondonShobana Jeyasingh reclaims La Bayadère but the spell remains. And schoolteacher Ann Maguire is honoured by dancers including her daughter Continue re…

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Friday, March 27, 2015

People You Should Know . . . Daniel K. Isaac by Zack Calhoon

Daniel K. Isaac: NYC Theatre: The Church of Why Not (Theatre 167), Tala (Pacific Beat Collective; University Settlement, HERE Arts & Mabou Mines), Magic Kin…

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People You Should Know . . . Georgia Cohen by Zack Calhoon

Georgia Cohen is a born and bred New Yorker, with Australian parents from Melbourne, where most of her family now lives. Some of the roles she has played include:  Meg, Crimes of the He…

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Miller's 'All My Sons' probes ethics, consequences by Everett Evans

'All My Sons' probes ethics, consequences Since 2015 is the centenary of Arthur Miller, America's pre-eminent dramatist of ethical issues and social conscience, Alley Theatre artistic direc…

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Thursday, March 26, 2015

Ann Hamilton and SITI Company to Premiere THE THEATER IS A BLANK PAGE in Columbus Next Month by BroadwayWorld

Next month, the Wexner Center for the Arts will present the world premiere of the theater is a blank page, an immersive performance created by renowned visual artist Ann Hamilton and theater…

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PLAYBILLder Spotlight: NYC’s Beacon School Presents Caroline, or Change

New York City's Beacon School "offers an inquiry-based college preparatory program with technology and arts infused throughout the curriculum" and is a hotbed of young thea…

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Five Stage Actors Recall Memorable Preview Performances by Scott Heller

Veanne Cox, Ruthie Ann Miles, Jason Danieley, Judy Gold and Ciara Renee talk about early performances of shows they’ve acted in.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Gotta Dance: Boys and Girls of "On the Town" by

Behind the scenes with Matt Murphy's high fashion photo shoot with "On the Town"'s Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Clyde Alves, Eloise Kropp, Tanya Birl, Lori Ann Ferreri, Samantha Stur…

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Exclusive Photos! Spend a High-Fashion Evening In NYC with the Dazzling Dancers of On the Town by

Where do you go when you have just one night in New York City to dress up in dapper duds and paint the town red? On the Town hoofers Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Clyde Alves, El…

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Man to Man, Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff by Gary Raymond

There can be few modern plays as testing for a female actor as Manfred Karge’s Man to Man. When Tilda Swinton took it on at the Royal Court in 1987 and brought to the many roles of this on…

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Monday, March 23, 2015

TRIBES, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, ANN and More Set for ZACH Theatre's 2015-16 Season by BroadwayWorld

ZACH Theatre is pleased to announce the 2015-16 season with reinventions of contemporary musicals, boundary-breaking plays, and holiday entertainment for those naughty and nice.

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