Sunday, October 25, 2020

Your Key to “Around the World in 80 Days” by Trav S.D.

We are delighted to see that TCM is showing the original 1956 version of Around the World in 80 Days today at 2:15pm EST, so we thought we would use it as an occasion to provide some backgro…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Miguel Cervantes To Emcee Broadway In Chicago’s AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Broadway In Chicago is delighted to announce their new social media program, Around Broadway In [...]

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

‘A trolley, a bench, a couple of hatstands & some old battered suitcases’: Jenny Eastop on directing Around the World in 80 Days by Featured Content

As her acclaimed premiere of Claudio Macor's Different From the Others continues at the White Bear Theatre, director Jenny Eastop transfers her Mercurius revival of Jules Verne's Around the …

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Sunday, November 3, 2019

NEWS: Mercurius’ Around the World in 80 Days transfers to Drayton Arms by Featured Content

Hot on the heels of the critically acclaimed premiere of Claudio Macor's new play Different From the Others, director Jenny Eastop's production of Jules Verne's globe-trotting romp Around th…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

Casting Announced for World Premiere Musical Around the World in 80 Days by Adam Hetrick

Featuring a book by Claybourne Elder and a score by Rodney Bush, the family-friendly production will debut October 11 at Theatre Raleigh.

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

80 Days: A Real-World Adventure – Underbelly Southbank ★★★★ by Luca Molinari

Ready, steady...go! 80 Days, a real-world adventure is an immersive and different treasure hunt by Fire Hazard Games, based on Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days.

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Critic’s Pick: Review: A Rollicking Trek ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ by Alexis Soloski

Laura Eason’s adaptation of the Jules Verne novel is a reminder of how to make stage magic from simple elements.

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Around the World in 80 Days by Darryl Reilly

Laughter and oohs and ahs abound from an audience of all ages during this exuberant and wildly theatrical stage adaptation of Jules Verne’s classic adventure novel "Around the World in 80 …

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Around the World in 80 Days: Whirlwind Entertainment and Laughter for All by Michael Sommers

★★★★★ An inventive version of Jules Verne's classic visits the New Victory Theater The post Around the World in 80 Days: Whirlwind Entertainment and Laughter for All appeared first…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Around the World in 80 Days review at Leeds Playhouse – ‘an irreverent and unashamedly silly adaptation’ by John Murphy

Leeds Playhouse follows Amy Leach’s intense, sprawling production of Hamlet with Toby Hulse’s irreverent, pacy and unashamedly silly adaptation of Jules Verne’s

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Theatre Review: ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ by the National Players at Olney Theatre Center by Carolyn Kelemen

Just about the time you’re thinking there’s nothing new in the land of the lively arts, along comes something unexpected and wholly different. Celebrating its 70th touring season kick-of…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Review: ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ by the National Players by Jennifer Georgia

It seems particularly appropriate that the National Players should be mounting a production about an imperturbable, peripatetic gambler who takes every mishap in stride while journeying as f…

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Around the World in 80 Days review at Union Theatre, London – ‘energetic, but too much slapstick’ by Julia Rank

Tapping into the Victorian fascination with speed, time and travel, Jules Verne’s much-adapted novel Around the World in 80 Days tells the

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Around the World in 80 Days by Arts Review

Prepare for an epic adventure as Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days comes to life in a fun, farcical adaptation at Parramatta’s Riverside Theatres on 14 & 15 August 201…

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

#TheatreNews - @TheUnionTheatre announces casting for @80DaysMusical this August

It's time to take a trip this summer...AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS returns to London at the Union Theatre this August and casting has now been announced...

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

U.S. Premiere of Laura Eason's Around the World in 80 Days Part of New Victory's 2018–2019 Season by Olivia Clement

The U.K. adaptation is part of the Off-Broadway theatre's latest lineup.

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Michael Anderson, 98, Director Of 'Logan's Run' And 'The Dam Busters' by Artsjournal1

"His breakthrough was [the 1955 film] The Dam Busters, about the 1943 British raid against the Ruhr dams in Germany's industrial heartland. ... He was [subsequently] recruited to showman Mik…

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Some Insights To How The Oscars Are Being Reformed

Assessing this year’s crop of nominees, one can detect certain trends that indicate where the Oscars are heading and why. I offer three, all of them holding out the promise that the Academ…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Its full steam ahead for ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ at Globe Theatre by Blouin Artinfo

“Around the World in 80 Days” will be on stage at Globe Theatre, London. The play, written by Toby Hulse, is based on the book by Jules Verne and is directed by Ruth Smillie. The st…

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Review: ‘Around the World in 80 Days’ at The American Pops Orchestra by Kendall Mostafavi

Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days is a classic novel that has stood the test of time–one hundred and forty-five years, to be exact–and been adapted into multiple media …

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Christy Escobar by Zack Calhoon

Christy Escobar's theater credits include: Bad Jews (Longwarf-2nd Stage); The Great Gatsby (Virginia Stage Co); The Book Club Play, Around the World in 80 …

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS – Touring by Shanine Salmon

Although written with a young audience in mind, I‘ll go ahead and admit I was laughing from start to finish. The slapstick action and well-timed gags ensured laughs throughout.

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Remarkable Invisible review – an out-of-sorts family reunion by Clare Brennan

Theatre By the Lake, KeswickHigh-flying writer Laura Eason’s latest drama doesn’t quite hit the markBrooklyn-based Laura Eason is an acclaimed writer with notable hits to her credit, inc…

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Monday, August 28, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Shane O'Neill by Zack Calhoon

Shane O'Neill is a writer, performer, and video maker living in Brooklyn, NY. His writing and videos have been featured in The New York Times, The Huffington Post, Refinery29, and ArtNews Ne…

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Around the world in SE1: 80 days director recalls her multi-cultural influences growing up by Guest Bloggers

New Vic artistic director Theresa Heskins has attracted critical acclaim for the globe-trotting zeal of her hit production of Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days, currently at London's…

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

FEATURED SHOW: Around the World in 80 Days at Cadogan Hall, ★★★★★ reviews are in by Press Releases

Have you seen the raves reviews for our Featured Show, family-friendly adaptation of Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days? The New Vic Theatre production continues at London’s Cadogan…

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

In pictures (August 17): Around the World in 80 Days, Hunting of the Snark, York Theatre Royal, Scarborough, Edinburgh Festival Fringe and more by The Stage

The latest press night parties, new shows in rehearsal, events and awards from the theatrical world in pictures. This week’s highlights include opening nights

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

My plays diary: Sari, Around the World in 80 Days, The Wasp, Flood by Terri Paddock

My plays diary this week isn’t terribly varied. I’m spending most nights at the Tristan Bates Theatre, all in aid of one production: Preethi Nair‘s Sari: The Whole Five Ya…

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Photo Flash: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Opens at Cadogan Hall by BroadwayWorld

The New Vic Theatre's celebrated production of Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days adapted by Laura Eason and directed by Theresa Heskins arrives at London's Cadogan Hall, as part of a…

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Review: Review: Around the World in 80 Days (Cadogan Hall)

Laura Eason's hilarious slapstick adaptation is revived for a UK tour

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

BWW Review: AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, Cadogan Hall by Alistair Wilkinson

Jules Verne's 1873 adventure taleAround the World in 80 Daysfollows Phileas Fogg and his newly employed valet Passepartout as they attempt to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days on a 20,000 …

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