Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Jerry Springer – The Opera review at Hope Mill, Manchester – ‘briskly entertaining revival’ by Chris Bartlett

It’s been almost three decades since The Jerry Springer Show first graced – or rather, disgraced – our TV screens and 16

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Review: The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre by Jessica Handscomb

Review: The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre3.0starsIt’s September 1940, and Reverend T. Lawrence Shannon (Clive Owen) has just arrived at the Costa Verde Hotel. A disgraced pries…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Night of the Iguana review – Clive Owen joins menagerie of lost souls by Michael Billington

Noël Coward theatre, LondonOwen is a disgraced priest, Anna Gunn a widowed hotel keeper in Tennessee William’s languorous hymn to human endurance ‘Nothing human disgusts me unless it’…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Rose McGowan: 'I miss performing. My career was stolen' by Ryan Gilbey

Her revelations about Harvey Weinstein sparked #MeToo. Now, as the disgraced mogul’s trial approaches, the actor is back with an Edinburgh show Sometimes Rose McGowan can say his name, and…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

‘Pretty brutal takedown of the world of 21st century PR’: CUTTINGS – Hope Theatre by Liz Dyer

Cuttings is a sharp, witty and hugely enjoyable play about an industry we all know exists, but somehow seem to forget every time we watch an emotional YouTube apology or read a remorseful st…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Stephen Aubrey by Zack Calhoon

Stephen Aubrey is a Brooklyn-based writer and dramaturg and a co-Artistic Director of The Assembly. With The Assembly, he has written or co-written THAT POOR DREAM, HOME/SICK, THE DARK HEAR…

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Saturday, June 1, 2019


By Bob Shuman The Plough and the Stars (1926), by Sean O’Casey, is an inflammatory play, which insulted the families of those who died in the 1916 Easter Rebellion and started a riot at th…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Disgraced Conductor Daniele Gatti Gets Second Big Post In Italy, At Abbado’s Orchestra Mozart by Artsjournal1

The 57-year-old Gatti, fired from Amsterdam’s Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra last year for sexual misconduct, has been named chief conductor of the Bologna-based chamber orchestra founded b…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Hulu Acquires U.S Rights to Harvey Weinstein Documentary “Untouchable” by Blouin Artinfo

Hulu has acquired exclusive US rights to director Ursula Macfarlane’s documentary “Untouchable” about disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein, reports The Hollywood Reporter.A Lightbo…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Ed Night review – woke joker with an easy swagger by Paul Fleckney

Soho theatre, LondonForthright and talented, Night doesn’t shirk the issues, from porn to social media, and he has the gags to boot Today’s twentysomethings get a fair amount of flak for…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER's Jack Falahee Will Lead BYHALIA, MISSISSIPPI at Kennedy Center by BroadwayWorld

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces Jack Falahee, star of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder, to play the role of Jim in the heartfelt comedy, Byhalia, Mississippi, p…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

John Malkovich on stage, from Steppenwolf to the West End – in pictures

As the actor – and frequent director – prepares to star as a disgraced movie mogul in David Mamet’s new play Bitter Wheat in London, take a look back at his theatre roles Continue read…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Harvey Fierstein to Star as Bella Abzug in His World Premiere Solo Play Bella Bella by Andy Lefkowitz

Four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein (Kinky Boots, Torch Song) will take on the role of a lifetime this fall, starring as attorney and politician Bella Abzug in his new solo play Bella Be…

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Review: ‘Disgraced’ at Greenbelt Arts Center by Bob Ashby

Your mother no doubt told you not to discuss religion or politics over dinner. In Ayad Akhtar’s Disgraced, now playing at the Greenbelt Arts Center, the exchanges among the characters duri…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Podcast: 'Keith Price's Curtain Call' Welcomes Dominique Morisseau, Karen Pittman by Keith Price's Curtain Call

I have the great fortune to talk to fabulous people all of the time, and Multi-Award Winning Playwright and Screenwriter,Dominique Morriseau, is no exception. This playwright has taken to th…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Harvey review – Steven Berkoff explores Weinstein's psyche by Arifa Akbar

Playground theatre, London This attempt to delve into the disgraced movie mogul’s mind finds rage, denial and hateThe theatre’s promotional blurb warns that Steven Berkoff will go “whe…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Women Have A Few Things To Say About Disgraced Dudes Rejoining Hollywood by Artsjournal2

Some things have changed, says actor Alyssa Milano. “I used to joke that whenever there was an animal on set there would be someone from the Humane Society [there] … but women ar…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

Blue Ridge **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward January 18, 2019: Few actresses can wring as many variations on self-indulgent despair as Marin Ireland. This Obie winner has created incisive portraits of a party-girl…

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood in New Video: Report by Blouin Artinfo

On Christmas Eve, Kevin Spacey took to social media to comment on the allegations made against him, in a bid to justify his position.According to Hollywood Reporter, Kevin Spacey has broken …

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Steven Berkoff: who will dare to stage my one-man Harvey Weinstein play? by Stuart Jeffries

He’s played baddies in everything from Bond to Beverly Hills Cop. Now he’s tackling the disgraced movie mogul in a self-penned play. The actor-playwright explains why theatre is dying ou…

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Show And Tell Present GARRY STARR PERFORMS EVERYTHING by BroadwayWorld

Expelled from the Royal Shakespeare Company due to 'artistic differences', disgraced actor Garry Starr is defying his critics by performing every genre of theatre imaginable, thus saving the…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Weinstein Accusers Speak Out in New Documentary “The Reckoning: Hollywood’s Worst Kept Secret” by Blouin Artinfo

Rolling Stone has reported that in the wake of the #MeToo movement and the Harvey Weinstein revelations, a new documentary film sheds some real light on this “issue of the moment.”The ar…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of MTC's THE NICETIES? by Review Roundups

Manhattan Theatre Club's New York premiere of The Niceties, written by Eleanor Burgess and directed by Kimberly Senior Disgraced, opened last night, October 25, at The Studio at Stage II - H…

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Aasif Mandvi's SAKINA'S RESTAURANT by Jennifer Broski

Sakina's Restaurant, the Obie Award-winning play written and performed by actor, writer, and former correspondent for 'The Daily Show' Aasif Mandvi Disgraced, just opened yesterday, October …

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Netflix Announces Launch Date for “1983” by Blouin Artinfo

Netflix’s first Polish original series “1983,” launches on November 30. The channel has already released teaser and first look image.According to Netflix, “1983” is a gripping and …

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Josh Radnor, Megan Hilty & James Monroe Iglehart Set for Little Shop of Horrors at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Don't feed the plants...but do see this show! The Kennedy Center has selected a pitch-perfect cast to lead its upcoming mounting of Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's Little Shop of Hor…

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Sunday, August 5, 2018

Review: ‘Dinner’ at 4615 Theatre Company by William Powell

Dinner is darkly hilarious, absurdist and at times psychologically frightening. The play, similar to Disgraced, is about a dinner party gone terribly wrong. Serving under the contemporary ha…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Erinn Holmes by Zack Calhoon

Erinn Holmes is a farm girl from Illinois.  Favorite roles include the Judge in Jericho (Attic Theater Company), Jory in Disgraced (Fulton Theater), and Lainie in Two Rooms (Crane …

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Sarah Palin feels disgraced by Sacha Cohen by Blouin Artinfo

Calling Sacha Baron Cohen a controversial figure would be such an understatement. No matter how much he is reprimanded and warned for his histrionics that mock the identities of people and c…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Sarah Millican defends Page 3 – and Stewart Lee goes for Charlie Brooker by Brian Logan

Our roundup of the week's comedy sees scrappy statements from Sarah Millican and Stewart Lee, while Peter Kay has mooted a possible return of Phoenix NightsThe week's comedy news divides nea…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

For Roseanne Barr and Bill Cosby, their names, unfortunately, were their shows by Chris Jones

In September 1989, the cover of TV Guide featured the stars of the two highest rated shows of the era. One was "The Cosby Show." The other was "Roseanne." Each regularly attracted some 30 mi…

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