Monday, May 13, 2019

The Radical Act Of Writing by Artsjournal2

And then, the radical (as in, going to the root kind of radical) act of figuring out what’s OK to write about – and what’s a step too far. “To present ourselves as flawed is one thin…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

From London: Betrayal, Three Sisters, Top Girls Tops to Middling by David Finkle

Harold Pinter, Caryl Churchill receive smart revivals, Anton Chekhov not so much The post From London: Betrayal, Three Sisters, Top Girls Tops to Middling appeared first on New York Stage Re…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

“All About Eve”: Review by Howard Fishman by Blouin Artinfo

Gillian Anderson’s haunted, drawn face is the mesmerizing center of Ivo van Hove’s staging of “All About Eve,” a production currently blazing in London’s West End (at the Noel Cowa…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Odds & Ends: Mike Birbiglia to Host 2019 Lortel Awards & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Mike Birbiglia to Host 2019 Lortel Awards Mike Birbiglia, the acclaimed comedic monologuist who earned acclaim this season for …

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

‘A real gem from the Pinter collection’: BETRAYAL – West End ★★★★ by Debbie Gilpin

Betrayal is a real gem from the Pinter collection, benefiting from the minimalist design and slick direction of this production – Charlie Cox’s performance is a real highlight.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Casting announced for the Queens Theatre, Hornchurch revival of The Hired Man

The landmark revival of Howard Goodal's THE HIRED MAN, running at the Queens Theatre Hornchurch this month (before touring to Hull and Oldham) has announced a cast of fantastic StageFaves. T…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

NEWS: Tragic true tale Mary Blandy’s Gallows Tree comes to Brighton Fringe by Featured Content

Gripping one-woman show, Mary Blandy's Gallows Tree, brings its tale of love, betrayal and murder to the Brighton Fringe in May. The tale of a woman executed at Oxford Prison runs for three …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Tom Hiddleston Starrer “Betrayal” at Harold Pinter Theatre by Blouin Artinfo

“Betrayal,” directed by Jamie Lloyd, is currently on stage at Harold Pinter Theatre through June 8, 2019.“Betrayal,” will have eight extra performances in June. According to the webs…

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Do You Feel Anger? - The Dangers of Running with the Herd by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd Hollander Trying to see things from another's point of view can be an admirable trait. But when one sacrifices their own principles in the process, even if they believe it…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Laurie Metcalf talks playing Hillary Clinton on stage: 'I feel a responsibility' by David Canfield

In Lucas Hnath’s play Hillary and Clinton, audience members are challenged to see an iconic political pair anew. The script calls for actors to not do impersonations; the prologue warns th…

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Picture Perfect, Anonymous Content Team on “Ramses” TV Series by Blouin Artinfo

Patrick Wachsberger and Pascal Breton’s Picture Perfect Federation is teaming up with Anonymous Content to produce a premium TV show based on Christian Jacq’s best-selling “Ramses,” …

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Who won at the Olivier Awards 2019? Winners in Full

The winners of this year's Laurence Oliver Awards were announced at the Royal Albert Hall yesterday evening in a ceremony hosted by Jason Manford. Big-name celebrities in attendance included…

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Friday, April 5, 2019

REVIEW: King Lear by JK

Review of the Saturday, March 30, 2019 matinee at the Cort Theatre in New York City. Starring Glenda Jackson, Ruth Wilson, Jane Houdyshell, Elizabeth Marvel, Aisling O'Sullivan, Pedro Pascal…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Penelope Wilton by Editors

INTERVIEW: PENELOPE WILTON. As she stars in a revival of David Hare’s 1986 play The Bay at Nice at the Menier Chocolate Factory, the Downton Abbey actor discusses the highlights of her 50-…

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Text of the Day: Betrayal by Aleks Sierz

Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Your pop culture horoscope for April: Fosse/Verdon, Lizzo, and the Avengers by Mary Sollosi

Feeling energized, stargazers? That’s Aries season talking. Let your adventurous side take over this month, in the true spirit of the ram, and kick off the astrological new year with some …

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Monday, April 1, 2019

London Calling with Imogen Lloyd Webbber: Jason Donovan Returning to Joseph, Tom Hiddleston in Betrayal and More by

Imogen Lloyd Webber talks about Jason Donovan returning to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and gives a thumbs up to Frozen.

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

London Theater Reviews: A Pinter Marathon Saves the Best for Last by Matt Wolf

A revelatory new production of “Betrayal” starring Tom Hiddleston comes after a season of the playwright’s one-act plays.

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Friday, March 22, 2019

Jamie Lloyd's Production Of BETRAYAL Extends Its Run by BroadwayWorld

The Jamie Lloyd Company, the successful partnership between Artistic Director Jamie Lloyd and Ambassador Theatre Group, have announced that due to public demand their production of Harold Pi…

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Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston announces more performances by Robin Johnson

The magnificent Pinter At The Pinter line-up reaches a crushing crescendo with Betrayal, a masterpiece of a season finale. And, due to massive public demand for tickets, the show has extende…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

BETRAYAL Harold Pinter Theatre, WC1 by Libby Purves and Friends

POISONED LOVE   I sometimes wish Harold Pinter had written more plays  like this:  decadent, agonized, helplessly sensitive to the nuances of friendship and treachery.  More praise has a…

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The Temptations' Legendary Sound Takes Broadway as Ain't Too Proud Opens by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready! The new Broadway musical Ain't Too Proud—The Life and Times of the Temptations officially opens on March 21. The production began previews at the Imperial Theatre on February 28…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

REVIEW ROUND-UP: Betrayal at Harold Pinter Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Tom Hiddleston stars in Jamie Lloyd’s revival of Harold Pinter’s play Betrayal. Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

‘Staged with enormous intelligence & emotional energy’: BETRAYAL – West End by Aleks Sierz

Tom Hiddleston is back! And in excellent form in Jamie Lloyd’s revelatory revival of the 1978 Pinter classic Betrayal.

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Sunday, March 17, 2019

The extraordinary rise of drag brunch: a dining delight or a betrayal of queer history? by Edward Siddons

Five years ago, breakfasting while being serenaded by a Geri Halliwell impersonator was a novelty. Now, mainstream venues are serving up drag – and LGBT venues are sufferingIt is 1pm on an…

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Saturday, March 16, 2019

Spring Preview: Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada Are Going Through Hell for Love by Caitlin Moynihan

The phrase “star-crossed lovers” doesn’t even scratch the surface for the main players in Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown. Played by Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, Orpheus and Eurydice …

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Review: Betrayal at Harold Pinter Theatre by Ava Wong Davies

"Not a cosy play, this" - Ava Wong Davies writes on Pinter's study of adultery, staged with icy persuasiveness by Jamie Lloyd. The post Review: Betrayal at Harold Pinter Theatre appeared fir…

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The week in theatre: Betrayal; Waitress – review by Susannah Clapp

Harold Pinter; Adelphi, LondonTom Hiddleston leads a fine Pinter revival, while a housewife’s flights of fondant fancy fail to rise What a clever idea: to follow the triumph of Pinter at t…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Photo Flash: BETRAYAL Celebrates Opening Night by BroadwayWorld

The Jamie Lloyd Companyproduction of Harold Pinter'sBetrayalheld it's press night on 13 Marchat the Harold Pinter Theatre. The strictly limited season ends on 1 June. Directed by Jamie Lloyd…

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REVIEW: Betrayal, Harold Pinter Theatre ✭✭✭✭ by Paul T Davies

By Paul T Davies Paul T Davies reviews Harold Pinter's Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Cox and Zawe Ashton now playing at the Harold Pinter Theatre. This post REVIEW: Betrayal, Har…

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Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston at the Harold Pinter Theatre – review round-up by Fergus Morgan

If Jamie Lloyd’s Pinter at the Pinter season was the main course – dish after dish of one-act Harold Pinter plays in

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