Thursday, December 8, 2016

Review: Game Changer by Michael Block

By Michael BlockSometimes you can learn more about a person in the way they present themselves than through the content they share. The girls in Sarah DeLappe's ferocious The Wolves, present…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

I Interview Playwrights Part 896: Cat Crowley by Adam Szymkowicz

Cat Crowley Hometown: San Diego, CA Current Town: Brooklyn, NY Q:  Tell me about your upcoming reading with FGP. A:  For the better part of 2016 I've been working on my new pla…

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Michael Billington's top 10 theatre of 2016 by Michael Billington

Glenda Jackson ruled as Lear and Harry Potter left the West End spellbound but a three-hour drama in an empty cinema tops our critic’s pick of the year’s theatreMore on the best culture …

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He Trained the Original Sandy from Annie—and Made an Entire Career Out of It by Olivia Clement

Animal Trainer Bill Berloni chats process, canine mishaps, and the secrets behind his lengthy career on Broadway.

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Theatre Review: ‘Annie, Jr.’ at New Direction Community Theater by Regan Cashman

New Direction Community Theater presents the classic tale of orphan Annie and her rise from the slums of the Municipal Girls Orphanage, run by the horrible Ms. Hannigan to the life of luxury…

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Nile Koetting Performance 'Vol.0' at Yamamoto Gendai, Tokyo by Michiko Mitchell

A special performance "Vol. 0" by Nile Koetting will be held at Yamamoto Gendai on December 17, 2016 from 7:30pm onwards. This is the first time that the performance will be staged in Japan.…

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Susan Lucci Wants to Come Back to Broadway, but Only for the Right Part by BroadwayWorld

According to Page Six, Susan Lucci Annie Get Your Gun has been offered parts to return to the Great White Way, but 'It has to be the right part. I am not looking to play a soft little lamb. …

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Friday, December 2, 2016

BWW Interview: Anna-Jane Casey Talks ANNIE GET YOUR GUN by Marianka Swain

Anna-Jane Casey made her West End debut in Cats, and has since starred in Chicago, West Side Story, Sunday in the Park with George and Billy Elliot, among others. She's currently in rehearsa…

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The best theatre and dance shows this week by Lyn Gardner, Mark Cook and Judith Mackrell

Strictly Ballroom | Bollywood Jack | Sweet Charity | Peter Pan | Cinderella | Annie Get Your Gun | Saint Joan | Simon Callow | The Siege Of Christmas | Black Beauty | The Nutcracker | The Wo…

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Therese Plaehn by Zack Calhoon

Therese Plaehn’s acting credits include: Broadway: The Heidi Chronicles (dir. Pam MacKinnon); Off-Broadway: A (radically condensed and expanded) Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again,…

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No Man's Land! by Webmaster

No Man's Land Written and directed by Melissa Moschitto Presented by The Anthropologists at TheaterLab, NYC November 18-December 11, 2016 Given its focus on identity, race, and …

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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Peter Richards by Zack Calhoon

Peter Richards is a director, actor, and producer known for his wide array of interests, ranging from the classics through contemporary American plays to experimental and devised theatre. Ri…

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

EMMA MILLER is a New York-based director, producer, writer, and educator. She just completed the Casting Fellowship at Playwrights Horizons, before which she was their Artistic Intern. Emma…

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People You Should Know . . . Julia Greer by Zack Calhoon

JULIA GREER is a producer, actor, and writer.  She most recently produced the Off-Broadway premiere of The Power of Punctuation and was seen in Ryan and Alice in the Cincinnati Fringe F…

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Monday, November 28, 2016

MOANA, ZOOTOPIA Among Nominees for 44th Annual Annie Awards; Full List by Movies News Desk

The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced nominations today for its 44th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year's best in the field of animation. For a complete l…

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Review: An Old Perception by Michael Block

By Michael Block Primary Stages brings Horton Foote back to New York in a spirited revival of The Roads to Home. Comprised of three connected pieces, A Nightingale, The Dearest of Frien…

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Spotlight On...Kathleen O'Neill by Michael Block

Name:  Kathleen O'NeillHometown: Small town in WisconsinEducation: MFA from Boston University in DirectingSelect Credits: I seem to be doing a number of originating roles - Annie Jump C…

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I Interview Playwrights Part 893: Beth Hyland by Adam Szymkowicz

Beth Hyland Hometown:  Rochester, NYCurrent Town:  Chicago, ILQ:  Tell me about For Annie.A:  For Annie is about female friendship, survivor's guilt, small colleges, and …

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Sunday, November 20, 2016

Annie is a Bright Star! by Serena

Meet Broadway Wiz Bright Star, Annie from Harrisburg, PA. Annie is a big fan of Jeremy Stolle and she's also made friends online through her love of Phantom!

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Friday, November 18, 2016

BroadwayCon’s Kids on Broadway Panel Lines Up Stars of Fun Home, Tuck Everlasting, Annie, and More by Adam Hetrick

Broadway’s youngest stars are heading to BroadwayCon as part of a special panel exploring the lives and careers of child actors.

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Annie Potts Narrates National Chorale's Musical Premiere of GOODNIGHT MOON Tonight at Lincoln Center by BroadwayWorld

National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company, under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2016-2017 Season at Lincoln Center with Beethoven's Symphony…

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Review: Annie (Broadway in Chicago, 2016) by Scotty Zacher

"Annie" the musical is a lovely, glorious, filled-with-happiness evening. If the tour is coming to your city, be sure you don’t miss out on this feel-good, family-friendly production. High…

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Go Inside the Release Party for the Third Volume of Untold Stories of Broadway by Monica Simoes

Annie Golden, Lindsay Mendez, Julia Murney, Ted Chapin, and more celebrated the release of the third volume of historian and producer Jennifer Ashley Tepper’s Untold Stories of Broadway …

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Spotlight On...Zac Moon by Michael Block

Name: Zac MoonHometown: Richmond, VAEducation: BA University of North Carolina at Chapel HillSelect Credits: Women (the PIT), The Mysteries, Restoration Comedy (The Flea), Rubber Ducks and S…

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Saturday, November 12, 2016
Friday, November 11, 2016

Uncle Vanya by Arts Review

Adapted by Annie Baker from a literal translation by Margarita Shalina, Red Stitch Actors’ Theatre presents a colloquial version of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya in an Australian prem…

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Thursday, November 10, 2016

The Dancer of a Generation: A Celebration of 12 Killer Ann Reinking Videos

Watch Tony and Olivier Award winner Ann Reinking in Annie, Bye Bye Birdie, Chicago, Fosse, and A Chorus Line.

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New Female-Driven Company The Hearth Will Launch with For Annie by Olivia Clement

Beth Hyland’s play weaves Greek chorus, pop music, dance, and “a lot of glitter“ to explore grief, guilt, and sisterhood.

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Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Spotlight On...Jean Goto by Michael Block

Name: Jean GotoHometown: NYC baby!Education: NYU, Maggie Flanigan StudioSelect Credits: Give Us Bread, Half Moon Bay, "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt", "The Blacklist", "Ghost Source Zero"Why the…

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Spine: ‘Milk Like Sugar’ at Mosaic Theater Company by Robert Michael Oliver

America is but an expensive iPhone. If you’ve got that, and its Pink with a sexy ringtone, then you’re in, as in the “in” crowd. Now, all you need is a baby. Or so se…

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Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Theatre Review: Mosaic Theater Company’s ‘Milk Like Sugar’ at Atlas Performing Arts Center by Elle Marie Sullivan

Kirsten Greenidge’s play focuses on a 16-year old named Annie who has just entered a pregnancy pact with her two best friends. However, she slowly sees that maybe there is a way to break t…

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