Monday, September 26, 2022

Keen Company's Year of Magical Thinking Will Perform in Living Rooms and Community Spaces Across NYC by Logan Culwell-Block

Kathleen Chalfant will star in the Joan Didion play, not seen in New York since its 2007 Broadway premiere.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:55AM

TheFrontOffice Foundation Announces $25,000 Grant For Mid-Career Female-Identifying Theater Director by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: TheFrontOffice Foundation, the charitable arm of director/producer Wendy C. Goldberg’s TheFrontOffice entertainment company, announced today that it will award a $25,000+ mid-c…

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:00AM
Sunday, September 25, 2022

Lessons of John Howard Lawson by Trav S.D.

Many years ago I lucked into a treasure trove. One of my first jobs when I moved to New York was painting apartments for a real estate management company between tenants. Most of the propert…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 11:03AM

The Royal Ballet: Doncaster Dances review – glittering gala showcases dazzling array of talent by Lyndsey Winship

Cast, DoncasterA rare excursion to the north sees the Royal Ballet in full peacock mode with a collection of classical and contemporary works displaying the huge span of a true 21st-century …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:25AM

Choreographer Kate Prince: ‘Hip-hop is like a massive jar of honey’ by Sarah Crompton

The founder of ZooNation on how the company – about to celebrate its 20th anniversary – helped to bring hip-hop dance into the mainstream The choreographer, director and writer Kate Prin…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:07AM
Saturday, September 24, 2022

Our Town at Huntington University - Performances October 6, 2022 to October 8, 2022 - Cover

Huntington University Theatre Company. Huntington, IN. 1536393. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

SOURCE: Google at 10:03PM

A Year with Frog and Toad TYA at Wilson High School - PLAYBILLder

Wilson Theater Company. Wilson High School. West Lawn, PA. 1535808. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

SOURCE: Google at 05:43AM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Spooky Action Theater hires Gavin Witt as Richard Henrich retires by Dc Theater Arts Staff

A temporary transition consultant will step in for the company's departing artistic director.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 01:08PM

VIDEO: ALADDIN National Tour Gets Ready to Hit the Road

Agrabah is coming to a city near you! The North American tour of the Disney hit will launch in Schenectady, NY at Proctors, playing October 11-23, 2022. The company just met the press and we…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:59AM

Broadway Babe by Barry Gordin

By: Randie Levine Miller September 24, 2022. Broadway Babe, Randie Levine Miller, has unearthed some rare nostalgic gems including the Gypsy Rose Lee TV program, (yes, that Gypsy!) with Ea…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:45AM

‘I was hooked from the first number’: Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch – Touring ★★★★★ by Elaine Chapman

There’s nothing to dislike about Unfortunate: The Untold Story of Ursula the Sea Witch, I was hooked from the first number. As a company, they have set their sights on performing in the We…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

“The Chinese Lady” is witty and wincing as it puts questions of humanity on display by Lisa Kennedy

Audience members have grown used to the clever ways that theaters make requests to silence all devices, unwrap candies and otherwise zip it in a show’s prologue. But the Denver Center Thea…

SOURCE: Denver Post at 09:33AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

‘Into the Woods’ announces casting through Nov. 20 by Caitlin Hornik

Further casting has been revealed for the Broadway revival of “Into the Woods.” Upcoming changes to the company include the return of Brian d’Arcy James as the Baker, beginning Oct. 25…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:13PM

Cheek to Cheek, Irving Berlin in Hollywood **** by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons September 22, 2022: “Cheek to Cheek” was certainly a big hit for Irving Berlin. But it was only one of his dance songs. The “Piccolino,” the “Yam” and dan…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:00PM

VIDEO: Adrianna Hicks Performs 'A Darker Shade Of Blue' From SOME LIKE IT HOT

Watch Adrianna Hicks perform 'A Darker Shade Of Blue' from Broadway's highly anticipated new musical comedy, Some Like It Hot here! The company will be led by Tony Award winner Christian Bor…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:32PM

Exclusive Video: First Look At Sally Struthers, A.J. Holmes & More in YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN at La Mirada Theatre

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts & McCoy Rigby Entertainment are presenting the monstrously hilarious first show of their 2022-2023 season, the Southern California premiere of t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:29PM

Photos: Meet the Cast of the ALADDIN National Tour

Agrabah is coming to a city near you! The North American tour of the Disney hit will launch in Schenectady, NY at Proctors, playing October 11-23, 2022. The company just met the press and we…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:44PM

59E59 Theaters Announces 2022-23 Season Offerings

Innovative theater company Wakka Wakka collaborates with Nordland Visual Theatre for a production of The Immortal Jellyfish Girl.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:37PM

World Premiere Play Shared Sentences to Examine the Lives of Prisoners' Families

Houses on the Moon Theater Company presents Emily Joy Weiner's new drama.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:37PM

Slings and arrows by Amanda Finn

Never before has my Catholic upbringing been helpful in seeing theater. And yet, my mind couldn’t help but wander back to catechism class during Refracted Theatre Company’s inaugural pro…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:12PM

Photos: In Rehearsals for the National Tour of ALADDIN

Aladdin is about to take a magic carpet ride across the country! The North American tour of the Disney hit will launch in Schenectady, NY at Proctors, playing October 11-23, 2022. Check out …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:02PM

VIDEO: Jonathan Bailey Sings THE LAST FIVE YEARS, COMPANY & More

Olivier Award winner and Bridgerton star Jonathan Bailey will play Fiyero in Jon M. Chu's upcoming film adaption of Wicked. He joins the previously announced Ariana Grande as Glinda and Cynt…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:50AM

TodayTix Acquires Secret Cinema, Expands Into Film and Television Events by Logan Culwell-Block

The company produces immersive experiences built around such properties as Guardians of the Galaxy and Stranger Things.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33AM

How Seattle shaped Heidi Schreck, playwright of ‘What the Constitution Means to Me’ by Dusty Somers

Before her Broadway star turn and TV writing career, Heidi Schreck cut her teeth on and behind the stages of an adventurous Seattle fringe theater company.

SOURCE: www.seattletimes.com at 09:00AM

NEWS: Follow the trail of Kemp’s Jig, an Elizabethan tale of bruised egos & sore feet, from Norwich to London by Featured Content

In 1600 English Will Kemp triumphantly arrived in Norwich after Morris dancing the entire 125-mile journey from London. Now audiences can relive his one-man romp through the country lanes of…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Show Talks featuring Brodrick Ryans with Special Guest Nicholas Japaul Bernard: Choir Boy PART 2 by The 5th Avenue Theatre

Watch Part 1: https://youtu.be/9T8YkgG0p-8 Fellow theater artist and assistant company manager, Brodrick Ryans sits down with Nicholas Japaul Bernard. Transcript: https://www.5thavenue.org…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:24PM

Show Talks featuring Brodrick Ryans with Special Guest Nicholas Japaul Bernard: Choir Boy PART 1 by The 5th Avenue Theatre

Watch Part 2: https://youtu.be/6JBagsO5NSg Fellow theater artist and assistant company manager, Brodrick Ryans sits down with Nicholas Japaul Bernard. Transcript: https://www.5thavenue.org…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:19PM

Jonathan Bailey Will Play Fiyero in Wicked Film by Logan Culwell-Block

The Bridgerton star is also a stage vet who won an Olivier for his performance in Marianne Elliott's revival of Company in London's West End.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:19PM

Olivier Winner & Bridgerton Star Jonathan Bailey to Play Fiyero in Wicked Films by Caitlin Moynihan

The upcoming Wicked movie has found its Winkie prince. Olivier winner and Bridgerton star Jonathan Bailey will play Fiyero in the film adaptation. Director Jon M. Chu confirmed the news on T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:07PM

The Real Story Behind Long Wharf Theatre's Exit by Frank Rizzo

It was sometime in the late 1970s when I attended my first show at Long Wharf Theatre. I was new to New Haven and only knew of the theatre—then just a dozen years old—by its reputation f…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 01:26PM

See Everyone On the Line in Production Photos of STAGES St. Louis' A Chorus Line by Leah Putnam

The non-profit company brings the Tony-winning musical to life in Missouri.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:19PM

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