Friday, October 20, 2017

Theater News: Duncan Macmillan's People, Places & Things, Starring Denise Gough, Extends at St. Ann's

Jeremy Herrin directs the drama, which comes to America following a West End engagement.

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People, Places & Things Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed production from London, now in previews at St. Ann’s Warehouse, adds two more weeks.

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Photo Flash: Broadway's Justin Guarini, Sally Ann Triplett, Teal Wicks and More Honor Park Avenue Armory's Pierre Audi by BroadwayWorld

Broadway stars Justin Guarini, Sally Ann Triplett, and Teal Wicks, as well as Grammy Award winning vocalist Shelley Thomas, paid tribute to the work of Park Avenue Armory Artistic Director, …

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Dana Ivey, Brad Oscar, Nicholas Barasch Board Happiest Millionaire Benefit by Robert Viagas

They’ll join Lesley Ann Warren and Joyce Bulifant in the December 3 NYC fundraiser for BC/EFA.

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Cabaret News: Lesley Ann Warren to Star in Concert of Disney Film The Happiest Millionaire

Warren will reprise a role she originated on-screen in 1967.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Nikki Blonsky Departs the Cast of Lisa Lampanelli's Stuffed by Lindsey Sullivan

Hairspray film favorite and Golden Globe nominee Nikki Blonsky has departed the cast of comedian Lisa Lampanelli's new play, Stuffed. Understudy Lauren Ann Brickman will perform in the r…

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Lesley Ann Warren and Joyce Bulifant Bring Happiest Millionaire to Life Onstage by Robert Viagas

The stars of the classic 1967 Disney film will reprise their roles in a December 3 benefit concert at Joe’s Pub.

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Lesley Ann Warren and Joyce Bulifant to Reprise Roles from THE HAPPIEST MILLIONAIRE to Benefit BC/EFA by BroadwayWorld

Joe's Pub at The Public Theater welcomes Lesley Ann Warren Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella, Drat The Cat, 110 in the Shade, Dream and Joyce Bulifant The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Airplane, …

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"Poltergeist" at Prince Charles Cinema, London by Blouin Artinfo

The 1982 supernatural horror film by Tobe Hooper “Poltergeist” will be screened at Prince Charles Cinema in London.The Freelings are an average family. Steven Freeling lives with his wif…

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She Was About to Quit Acting. Then She Got the Role of a Lifetime. by Holly Williams

Denise Gough brings her award-winning turn as an addict to St. Ann’s Warehouse, and will follow that up with “Angels in America” on Broadway.

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Theater Review: The Honeymooners -- Paper Mill Playhouse by Lauren Yarger

Michael Mastro, Laura Bell Bundy, Leslie Kritzer, and Michael McGrath Evan ZimmermanThe HoneymoonersBook by Dusty Kay and Bill Nuss, based on the CBS television seriesMusic by Stephen W…

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Go Inside Rehearsals For People, Places & Things Starring Denise Gough by Hannah Vine

The actor will return to her Olivier Award-winning role in Duncan Macmillan’s People, Places & Things at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

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Photo Flash: Look Inside the Rehearsal Room of People, Places & Things at St. Ann's Warehouse

Duncan Macmillan's play makes its American premiere under the direction of Jeremy Herrin and starring Denise Gough.

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"Property of the State" at Prince Charles Cinema, London by Blouin Artinfo

Based on real incidents in the 1990s that shocked Ireland, the biographical drama “Property of the State” will be screened at Prince Charles Cinema in London.The story unravels through t…

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Monday, October 9, 2017

"Our Time Will Come" at Metrograph, New York by Blouin Artinfo

“Our Time Will Come” is currently being screened at Metrograph, New York. The running time of the film is 130 minutes. The film is directed by Ann Hui. It features Wallace Huo, Zhou Xun,…

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Music/Book Interview: Ann Powers — On Love, Sex, and Popular Music by Blake Maddux

“As morality shifts,” NPR's Ann Powers writes, “music does, too, helping people navigate those boundaries.”

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Friday, October 6, 2017

A Clockwork Orange - Where It's All In The Eyes Of The Beholder by (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderOne of the more provocative dramas to hit the Off-Broadway stage in recent years is the U.K. import, A Clockwork Orange. A transfer of Anthony Burgess’ 1962 …

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Theater News: Nikki Blonsky to Sit Out of Two Performances of Lisa Lampanelli's Stuffed

Understudy Lauren Ann Brickman is set to step in.

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HAIRSPRAY's Nikki Blonsky Out Sick for Two Previews of STUFFED Off-Broadway by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that Nikki Blonsky will not be performing in the first preview of Lisa Lampanelli's Stuffed this evening, October 5, or tomorrow, October 6, due to illness. Her u…

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Understudy Lauren Ann Brickman Steps in for Nikki Blonsky in First Performance of Stuffed by Ryan McPhee

The Hairspray star will be out of the Off-Broadway show, written by and starring Lisa Lampanelli, October 5 and 6 as she recovers from illness.

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Amanda McBroom and Ann Hampton Callaway Team Up for Divalicious! October 5–8 by Robert Viagas

The two singing divas will perform standards and their own compositions in two California cities.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Puffs, or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The new story concerns Wayne Hopkins, an American boy whose parents die tragically and his Uncle Dave informs him that he is a wizard and must attend a special school in England. Wayne is so…

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New York City Dance Alliance Foundation honors Ann Reinking by Admin

NYU Skirball Center, New York, New York. October 1, 2017. She doesn’t even have to dance. All she has to do is walk across the stage for the audience to fall in love with her. That woman i…

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

If you can scream loudly, you might be perfect for Broadway’s ‘King Kong’ by Michael Riedel

WANTED: An actress who can scream like Fay Wray eight times a week. The creators of the “King Kong” musical are town this week looking for Ann Darrow, the beauty that’ll kill their bea…

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Monday, October 2, 2017

Ann Harada and More Featured in THE ENSEMBLIST Podcast's Fourth Season by BroadwayWorld

Mo Brady and Nikka Graff Lanzarone announce the launch of The Ensemblist's fourth season, 'Broadway at Every Stage.'

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Off-BroadwayReview: As You Like It by Lauren Yarger

Ellen Burstyn. Photo: Lenny StuckerAs You Like ItBy William ShakespeareOriginal Music by Stephen SchwartzDirected by John DoyleClassic Stage CompanyThrough Oct. 22By Lauren YargerWhat's It A…

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday - A Tale of Family, Childhood and Mortality by (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThe subtext to the question "when did you grow up" is "when did you stop being a child"? A question explored in Sarah Ruhl’s bittersweet drama For Peter Pan …

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1000 PLAYWRIGHT INTERVIEWS by Adam Szymkowicz

1000 Playwright Interviews The first interview I posted was on June 3, 2009.  It was Jimmy Comtois.  I decided I would start interviewing some of my playwright friends.  It w…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Amanda McBroom and Ann Hampton Callaway Team Up for Divalicious! by Robert Viagas

The two singing divas will perform standards and their own compositions in two California cities.

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See Ruthie Ann Miles, Claybourne Elder, and More in Reading of New Musical Emma by Hannah Vine

Meghan Brown and Sarah Taylor Ellis’ musical is based on the Jane Austen novel.

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Odds & Ends: Eva Noblezada Will Return to London for 2018 Concert & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Eva Noblezada to Return to London for One-Night Concert in 2018 Tony-nommed Miss Saigon star Eva Noblezada won't take m…

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