Monday, October 2, 2023

Sneak Peek of Annie! by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Holding onto hope when times are tough can take an awful lot of determination, and sometimes, an awful lot of determination comes in a surprisingly small package. Little Orphan Annie has rem…

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Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Laurie Bird Would Be 70 Today by Trav S.D.

Laurie Bird’s best known movie role is her smallest one. She plays Paul Simon’s girlfriend in Annie Hall (1977); at the time, she was Art Garfunkle’s girlfriend. It was her third and l…

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Friday, September 22, 2023

Prometheus Firebringer by Tony Marinelli

Somewhere there are rules for what theatre is supposed to do: it should entertain, it should instruct, it should provoke. To say that Annie Dorsen’s "Prometheus Firebringer" checks all the…

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Name That Show: 1970s Broadway Songs by JK

Hello, show tune lovers! Today's game is all about songs from Broadway musicals that opened in the 1970s. You've probably at least heard of all the shows included here, but how familiar are …

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Thursday, September 21, 2023

Infinite Life by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Ever since Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Annie Baker adapted 'Uncle Vanya" for a 2012 production at the Soho Rep, her plays like "The Flick," "John" and "The Antipodes" have becomes more…

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‘Annie’ North American Tour Announces Cast for 2023-2024 Season by Matthew Herzog

Crossroads Live announces casting for the 2023-24 North American Tour of Annie. The tour launches in Paducah, KY before a two-week engagement in Ft. Lauderdale, FL Tuesday, October 10th. For…

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New Casting Announced for Annie National Tour by Margaret Hall

The Tony-winning musical is directed by Jenn Thompson, who appeared as an orphan in the original Broadway production.

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Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Prometheus Firebringer: AI Questions Not So Easily Answered by David Finkle

★★★☆☆ Annie Dorsen reads a lecture on a current fire-hot topic along with imagined Aeschylus tragedy The post Prometheus Firebringer: AI Questions Not So Easily Answered appeared …

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:00PM

IMPRESSIONS: David Byrne’s Imelda Marcos Bio-Musical "Here Lies Love" with Choreography by Annie B. Parson's is Impressively Immersive by The Dance Enthusiast

  David Byrne’s Dance-Along "Here Lies Love"  An  Imelda Marcos Bio-Musical, Choreographed by Annie B. Parsons is Impressively Immersive  " There’s nary a moment in the dazzling Broa…

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Monday, September 18, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘Circle Mirror Transformation’ at Spotlighters Theatre by Anne Valentino

Pulitzer Prizing-winning dramatist Annie Baker’s “Circle Mirror Transformation,” like many of her plays, focuses as much on what is not said and the awkward silences as it does on the …

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Sunday, September 17, 2023

Annie Warbucks: The Flop Musical Sequel With A Hard-Knock History! by Broadway By Ghostlight

For the next show in the Broadway Breakdown series, I'm diving into the flop sequel to Annie (1977), Annie Warbucks which premiered Off-Broadway in 1993. The show was 10 years in the making …

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Friday, September 15, 2023

Atlantic Theater Company Cancels Weekend Performances of INFINITE LIFE Due To Covid-19

The Atlantic Theater Company has canceled this weekend's performances of Infinite Life, the world premiere play from Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker due to Covid. Performances from Septe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:25PM

Weekend Performances of Annie Baker's Infinite Life Canceled Due to Covid by Andrew Gans

The Pulitzer Prize winner's newest play was recently extended at Off-Broadway's Linda Gross Theater.

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Thursday, September 14, 2023

Annie Baker's Infinite Life Extends Off-Broadway at Atlantic Theater Company by Meg Masseron, Margaret Hall

Set in Northern California, the Pulitzer winner's newest play centers on five women holding a philosophical conversation, grappling with suffering and desire.

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Annie Baker's Infinite Life Will Transfer to London's National Theatre Following Its Atlantic Theater Company Run by Meg Masseron, Margaret Hall

Set in Northern California, the new play centers on five women holding a philosophical conversation as they grapple with suffering and desire.

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Photos: Gutenberg! The Musical!'s Josh Gad and Andrew Rannells Tip Their Hats to Iconic Broadway Duos by Talaura Harms

From Annie and Sandy to the Phantom and Christine, see the longtime friends recreate other famous Broadway pairs.

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Review: Here Lies Love by JK

Review of the Saturday, September 9, 2023 evening performance at the Broadway Theatre in New York City. Starring Arielle Jacobs, Jose Llana, Conrad Ricamora and Reanne Acasio. Concept, music…

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Another S.F. theater is ditching the hierarchical leadership model by Lily Janiak

Crowded Fire Theater’s West Coast premiere of “Edit Annie” already reflects its new leadership makeup.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 07:00AM
Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Exclusive: Watch THEATER CAMP Parody ANNIE In Deleted Musical Scene

Theater Camp is coming to digital retailers with all-new exclusive bonus features! BroadwayWorld has debuted an exclusive clip from a deleted scene in Theater Camp, in which the campers perf…

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Reviews: What Are Critics Saying About Infinite Life Off-Broadway? by Logan Culwell-Block, Margaret Hall

Set in Northern California, the new play from Pulitzer winner Annie Baker centers on five women holding a philosophical conversation as they grapple with suffering and desire.

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Infinite Life review – Annie Baker’s latest production is timely but uneven by Lauren Mechling

Linda Gross Theater, New York The Pulitzer-winning playwright’s latest follows a group of characters at a mysterious health retreat and is as audacious as it is unsteady For a certain segm…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:25AM
Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Review Roundup: INFINITE LIFE World Premiere Opens At Atlantic Theater Company

Atlantic Theater Company is presenting the world premiere production of Infinite Life, written by Pulitzer Prize winner Annie Baker (Body Awareness) and directed by Obie Award winner James M…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:19PM


Theatrely's Off-Broadway review of Infinite Life by Annie Baker at Atlantic Stage in New York City.

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‘Infinite Life’ Review: Is There a Cure for Pain and Desire? by Jesse Green

Illness is no metaphor, and neither is pleasure, in Annie Baker’s weird and great new play set at a fasting clinic.

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Human connections to help soothe the pain in ‘Infinite Life’ at Off-Broadway’s Atlantic Theater Company by Deb Miller

In the world premiere of Infinite Life – a co-production of Atlantic Theater Company and National Theatre, now playing a limited engagement at Off-Broadway’s Linda Gross Theater – Puli…

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Review: Annie Baker’s ‘Infinite Life’ Turns Chronic Pain Into Complex Pleasure by David Cote

The most satisfying new work since last season’s 'Downstate' has an obscenely gifted cast, led by Christina Kirk.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 09:30PM

Infinite Life **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward September 12, 2023: Annie Baker offers us another painful but beautiful slice of life in her play, Infinite Life at Atlantic Theater Company. As she did in such weird, w…

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Infinite Life by Jk Clarke

By Carol Rocamora . . .  “Who are the normal, happy people?” asks Sofi, a character in Annie Baker’s tantalizing new play Infinite Life that just opened at the Atlantic Theatre Compan…

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Infinite Life: Illness as Undeveloped Metaphor by Frank Scheck

★★★☆☆ Annie Baker's new play concerns six patients suffering from serious ailments who are undergoing treatment at an alternative medicine facility. The post Infinite Life: Illnes…

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Infinite Life: Annie Baker Sets Healing Sights on Pain by David Finkle

★★★☆☆ James MacDonald directs a fine cast, featuring Marylouise Burke and Kristine Nielsen The post Infinite Life: Annie Baker Sets Healing Sights on Pain appeared first on New Yor…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:25PM

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