Sunday, July 3, 2022

‘Two spectacular performances’: Switch_MCR Double Bill – Manchester ★★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

Switch_MCR are a Manchester-based theatre company creating new and exciting accessible work. The company was founded by Royal Exchange Young Company members and is now one of the biggest ind…

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Compañia María Pagés: An Ode to Time review – flamenco’s grande dame flies by Lyndsey Winship

Sadler’s Wells, LondonPagés breathes new life into flamenco’s roots as she performs with the full spectrum of emotion in a thoughtful, history-spanning work Dancers have an interesting …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:48AM

Peter Brook: the great seeker of British theatre by Mark Lawson

The esteemed British director inspired each new generation of theatre creatives to be more daring and experimental Peter Brook, influential theatre visionary, dies aged 97 The two key Britis…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:48AM

Peter Brook, influential theatre visionary, dies aged 97 by Chris Wiegand Stage Editor

The director’s landmark achievements include a nine-hour Mahabharata, putting Shakespeare on trapezes and directing Olivier, Gielgud and Scofield at the RSC Mark Lawson on Peter Brook: the…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:18AM
Saturday, July 2, 2022

Broadway Bares 2022 - Finale by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

In a Broadway Bares 2022 finale that was “one-of-a-kind, no category,” Keirsten Nicole Hodgens, Andrea Macasaet, Brittney Mack and Courtney Mack of Broadway’s Six led the company in an…

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Theater Books for Summer Reading 2022 by Jan Simpson

Now that Covid has been around for more than two years and vaccines have made contracting the virus a little less scary, a new kind of normal is settling in. The Tony award ceremonies return…

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Friday, July 1, 2022

Broadway Bares 2022 - Happy Endings by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Mirror, mirror, on the wall: Who’s the fairest of them all? #BroadwayBares 2022 featured Tomás Matos and their magic mirror Brandon Stonestreet convincingly answering that question in a l…

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Review: Bay Area production of ‘Wives’ both soars and drowns in first draft energy by Lily Janiak

Jaclyn Backhaus' play, now in a West Coast premiere at Berkeley's Aurora Theatre Company, can be overly didactic at times, but a passionate yearning drives it.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 01:22PM

Disney's THE LION KING and the London Gay Men's Chorus Celebrate #PrideInLondon by Disney On Broadway

To celebrate #PrideInLondon, cast members from the London production of THE LION KING were reunited with the London Gay Men’s Chorus to create this very special recording of ‘Can You Fee…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:03PM

Mary Poppins to Fly Out of the West End in January by Caitlin Moynihan

Mary Poppins will play its final performance at London's Prince Edward Theatre on January 8, 2023. The Olivier-nominated revival first opened in October 2019 and is co-directed by Matthew …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM

‘Long Live the Theater’: Mariupol’s Drama Company to Perform Again by Megan Specia

Thirteen members of the Mariupol Drama Theater have reconvened in western Ukraine where they are rehearsing a new play about a Ukrainian dissident who died in a Russian prison camp in the 19…

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¡Comunidad, Cultura y Fiesta! 2022 by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Celebrate an evening of Hispanic and Latin American arts and culture at the Quixote Nuevo community celebration — ¡Comunidad, Cultura y Fiesta! Ending the 2022 DCPA Theatre Company season…

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Watch Mean Girls National Tour Cast Perform Remixed “I Am What I Am” by Andrew Gans

Company members of the hit Tina Fey musical celebrate Pride with a music video for their advocacy Instagram page @changeisfetch.

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The Sarasota Ballet in Sir Frederick Ashton's "Birthday Offering" by Joycetheater

The Sarasota Ballet returns to The Joyce Theater with a triple bill featuring two ballets by Sir Frederick Ashton and a world premiere by Jessica Lang. Under the Directorship of Iain Webb, T…

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The Sarasota Ballet in "Varii Capricci" | August 16-21, 2022 by Joycetheater

The Sarasota Ballet returns to The Joyce Theater with a triple bill featuring two ballets by Sir Frederick Ashton and a world premiere by Jessica Lang. Under the Directorship of Iain Webb, T…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:23AM

A Man of No Importance with Jim Parsons Comes to CSC by Sandi Durell

Jim Parsons will lead Classic Stage Company’s Off Broadway production of A Man of No Importance. The musical, which premiered at Lincoln Center in 2002, is based on a 1994 Albert Finney fi…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:13AM

Sydney Dance Company and the ABC collaborate on ABC brand campaign to mark 90 years of connecting Australians

The post Sydney Dance Company and the ABC collaborate on ABC brand campaign to mark 90 years of connecting Australians appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 05:41AM

13 Must-See Shows This July on Broadway and Beyond - Catch 'Into the Woods,' 'Kinky Boots,' 'The Butcher Boy' and more by Raven Snook

Catch Into the Woods, Kinky Boots, The Butcher Boy and more --- There are some cool shows to see during the dog days of summer. July brings multiple musicals: a Broadway transfer of the City…

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Sydney Dance Company and the ABC collaborate on ABC 90th Brand Campaign by Aussie Theatre

Sydney Dance Company is thrilled to announce a special collaboration with the ABC, as the national broadcaster today launches a

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The best theatre to stream this month: Dancing at Dusk, Maryland and more by Chris Wiegand

Our roundup of drama to watch at home includes international festivals, Gemma Arterton in The Duchess of Malfi and Christopher Plummer in The Tempest When Pina Bausch’s The Rite of Spring …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:33PM

Hugh Jackman, Myles Frost, Donna Murphy & More Guest Stars Announced for Broadway Barks by Caitlin Moynihan

Stars have been announced for this year's Broadway Barks. The annual event, which returns to Shubert Alley on July 9 for the first time in three years, is hosted by Bernadette Peters and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:03PM

ABT's Silent Disco with Tyler Maloney and DJ Remeice 🏳️‍🌈 by American Ballet Theatre

We had an amazing time celebrating #PRIDE last weekend at our final Silent Disco of the season! MC’d by ABT Dancer Tyler Maloney, the evening was filled with dancing, music by DJ Remeice, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:58PM

Broadway’s ‘The Minutes’ to require masks through end of run by Caitlin Hornik

“The Minutes” has announced a mandatory mask policy for the finals weeks of its Broadway run. Producers announced Thursday that the policy is being implemented at the request of the comp…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 04:19PM

Arena Stage, Wooster Group, New Victory, and Vital Theatre Company Are Hiring | Playbill

Playbill.com's Job Listings offer an extensive selection of available jobs within the theatre industry. From auditions to administrative roles, ...

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Post-pandemic, an opera company's emphasis on education could help raise money by Jeremy Reynolds / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Festival Opera, the smaller of the city’s two opera companies, isn’t putting on any full operas this year.

SOURCE: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette at 01:47PM

‘The Minutes’ Is Latest Broadway Production To Continue Audience Masking Beyond July 1 by Greg Evans

At the request of company members of Broadway’s The Minutes, producers announced today that audiences will be required to continue masking through the play’s final performance on Sunday,…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:07PM

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal Earns 2022 New York Emmy Nominations by Broadway.com

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, the weekly nationally-syndicated Broadway-focused TV show co-produced by Broadway.com’s parent company the John Gore Organization, has been honored wi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42PM

Aleshea Harris' What to Send Up When It Goes Down, More in Upcoming Lookingglass Theatre Company Season by Margaret Hall

The Chicago-based theatre company is celebrating its 35th anniversary.

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VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS National Tour Cast Members Celebrate Pride with Remixed “I Am What I Am”

Company members from the First National Tour of Mean Girls collaborated the entire month of June to create a music video for Pride month to post on their social justice and advocacy page, @…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:17AM

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 1-4 - See 'A Capitol Fourth, Julie Taymor's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' James Monroe Iglehar by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 1 to Monday July 4, for free…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Corsicana ****, Epiphany **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward June 29, 2022: At a recent Off-Broadway production, the gentleman behind me was complaining vociferously during intermission and occasionally during the show itself that…

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