Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Review: I Want That Hair, East Riding Theatre by Hannah Hobson

Review: I Want That Hair, East Riding Theatre4.0starsIn the primped world of I Want That Hair, the audience are brought behind the mirror and into the lives of Heidi (Pippa Fulton) and Bex (…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Imagining Madoff by Darryl Reilly

Employing his rumbling deep voice, his thinning hair slicked back and veering from snarling cheeriness to reflective introspection, Jeremiah Kissel swaggering in a power suit gleefully give…

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Ato Blankson-Wood to Join Daniel Craig in Benefit Performance of A Number by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Ato Blankson-Wood will go head to head with Daniel Craig in the highly anticipated one-night benefit performance of Caryl Churchill's award-winning drama A Number at New York …

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the UK Tour of HAIR by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals are under way for the critically-acclaimed 50th anniversary production of Hair - The Musical. Leading the cast in this revolutionary, Grammy award-winning musical is Dancing on Ic…

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Saturday, March 2, 2019

Drag365: #8- Witti Repartee by Michael Block

Name: Witti ReparteeWhere can we find you out and about?: I’m often seen at Rockbar (where as the “Queen Mum” I’ve starred in staged readings, judged competitions, co-hosted fundrais…

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Glenda Jackson: ‘I’m a big admirer of Theresa May’ by Emma Brockes

The former MP is set to play King Lear in New York – her second take on the role. She talks acting, ambition, and her admiration for the woman ‘slogging away’ at Brexit Glenda Jackson,…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Complexions Contemporary Ballet: Program A by Joel Benjamin

In “Star Dust,” a 2016 ballet tribute to David Bowie, Rhoden displayed his mordantly campy side in a series of scenes, each devoted to a famous Bowie number, beginning with Brandon Gray …

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#TBT: Playbill: The Who's Tommy: July 1993 by JK

Looking back on it, The Who's Tommy was pretty advanced thinking for Broadway in the early 90's, and not just because it had three actors playing the main character. A true rock opera that…

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

4 Things You Never Knew About Broadway’s Hair by Seth Rudetsky

Famous actors who auditioned, a history-making casting choice, and more stories in celebration of the revival’s tenth anniversary.

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BWW Review: ROCK OF AGES, New Wimbledon Theatre by Aliya Al-Hassan

Taking us back to a world of hideous stonewashed denim, huge hair and even bigger rock anthems, Rock of Agesis on a new national tour. The jukebox musical has been doing the rounds since it …

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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Actor and writer Lekhani Chirwa: ‘Black hair is political whether you think of it like that or not’ by Giverny Masso

Lekhani Chirwa’s first solo show Can I Touch Your Hair?, which is to run at this year’s Vault Festival in London, explores

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Joan Manuel Serrat — “Mediterraneo Da Capo” at Beacon Theatre, New York by Blouinartinfo

The Catalan singer-songwriter Joan Manuel Serrat revisits his album “Mediterraneo” in a concert at Beacon Theatre, New York, on February 28. The concert will feature his 10 iconic songs …

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Eight BAFTA Awards for Film4 Backed Films by Blouin Artinfo

Film4 backed films won eight BAFTA Awards, including seven for “The Favourite,” announces Channel 4.Olivia Colman bagged the award for Leading Actress, while co-star Rachel Weisz won the…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Great Performances by John Simon

What exactly is a great performance by an actor or actress on stage or screen? Or if not exactly, because it involves something words seem unable to express fully, at least approximately.It …

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Review: ‘Hair & Other Stories’ by Urban Bush Women at Dance Place by Lisa Traiger

Don’t think you’re going to sit back and observe if you show up at Urban Bush Women’s latest, Hair & Other Stories, which made its Washington, DC premiere this past weekend at Danc…

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9 to 5 The Musical review – slick and stylish Dolly Parton period piece by Michael Billington

Savoy theatre, LondonThis beloved revenge fantasy is as subtle as a sledgehammer but its advocacy of workplace equality makes it hard to dislikeYou can’t escape the presence of Dolly Parto…

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Berberian Sound Studio, Donmar Warehouse review – improves the original by Rachel Halliburton

This dark comedy raises disturbing questions about sound and intimacyTwo men called "Massimo" face the audience, one very tall, one very, well, minimo. The tall Massimo (Tom Espiner, picture…

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Michael James Scott Returns to Broadway's Aladdin as the Genie by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Michael James Scott, standout star of the Australian and London productions of Disney's Aladdin, steps into the hit Broadway production beginning on February 15. Scott repr…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

10 Videos of Mean Girls' New Gretchen Wieners, Krystina Alabado, Singing Her Face Off

Forget a hair full of secrets, this Gretchen Wieners got pipes!

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Westminster Dog Show by Barry Gordin

Wire Hair Fox Terrier, King, takes Best in Show February 12, 2019: King, a Wire Hair Fox Terrier, triumphed over last year’s Best in Show winner and crowd favorite Bean, a Sussex Span…

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REVIEW: Puffs by JK

Review of the Friday, February 1, 2019 performance at New World Stages Stage 5 in New York City. Featuring Madeleine Bundy, Jessie Cannizzaro, Anna Dart, Kullan Edberg, Alex Haynes, Reginald…

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Sean Pollock by Zack Calhoon

Sean Pollock is a multi-disciplinary writer, director, designer, and artist. Recent credits include: American Juggalo (Porterspace Residency/Vital Joint/The New Ohio) A Very...Scientology Pa…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Now *This* Is Subversive: Staging ‘Hair’ With A Cast Of Old Folks by Artsjournal1

“This joyful staging is the first by Theater 55, a new Twin Cities company that celebrates elders as artists. And it requires more than an average suspension of disbelief. The 26-membe…

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NBC Calls Off ‘Hair Live!’ by Artsjournal1

The real-time telecast of the classic counterculture musical had been scheduled for May 19. In a statement, NBC executives emphasized that “live musicals are a part of this networkR…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Staging ‘Hair’ With Actors Who Are Losing Theirs by Dominic P. Papatola

Theater 55, a Minnesota company that celebrates elders as artists, is making its debut presenting the musical with performers with wrinkles and dad bods.

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“The Abramović Method For Music” at Alte Oper, Frankfurt by Blouin Artinfo

Alte Oper, Frankfurt presents a show that reveals the uniqueness of the Abramović method and music from March 20-24, 2019.According to the website of Alte Oper, in these two sessions one ge…

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites We've been cheering for multi-talented star Ethan Slater since h…

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Top Theatre Stories: Tuesday, February 5, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about NBC's Hair, Tina—The Tina Turner Musical, and more.

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NBC Cancels “Hair Live!”; Seeking Titles with Wide Appeal by Drew Shade

Not too long ago, NBC announced that the musical “Hair Live!” would have life on the network and air May 19 with Broadway director Diane Paulus at the helm, reprising her positi…

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Today on Broadway: Tuesday, February 5, 2019 UPDATED by Matt Tamanini

Listen: NBC Pulls “Hair: Live,” “The Band’s Visit” to Close, “All My Sons” Casting Update, Recapping “Skittles Commercial: The Musical” …

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Wake Up With BWW 2/5: THE BAND'S VISIT Closing, NBC Pulls HAIR LIVE!, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Catch up on the latest Broadway new below

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