Tuesday, October 4, 2022

‘Great introduction to mystery drama’: THE FAMOUS FIVE: A NEW MUSICAL – Mold ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The Famous Five – A New Musical, a collaboration between Chichester Festival Theatre and Theatr Clwyd, brings a fresh vibe that sees writer Elinor Cook and director Tamara Harvey concentra…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Monday, October 3, 2022

Ian McKellen Will Star in Mother Goose in London's West End and on Tour by Andrew Gans

John Bishop and Mel Giedroyc will co-star in Jonathan Harvey's pantomime, launching in December.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM

‘If you can get it right it is magical’: Sir Ian McKellen to star in touring panto production of Mother Goose by Alex Green

Show has been written by ‘Coronation Street’’s Jonathan Harvey and is directed by Cal McCrystal

SOURCE: The Independent at 09:55AM
Thursday, September 29, 2022

Next Wave Festival Review: 300 el x 50 el x 30 el by New York Theater

Before the curtain rises at BAM’s Harvey Theater on this wordless, whimsical and haunting hour-long theater piece cryptically entitled “300 el x 50 el x 30 el,”  a huge screen proje…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 05:19PM

Review: 300 el x 50 el x 30 el at the BAM Harvey Theater by Lane Williamson

The BAM Next Wave Festival kicks off with a movement-theater piece from the Belgian company FC Bergman that exposes the hidden lives of a small village. Lane Williamson reviews. The post Re…

SOURCE: exeuntnyc.com at 11:42AM
Monday, September 26, 2022

54 Jones and Schmidt III by Automatic Episode Import

The conclusion of a three-part program featuring legendary writing partners Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt, known for such amazing shows as THE FANTASTICKS, I DO, I DO, and 110 IN THE SHADE. J…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:03AM
Saturday, September 24, 2022

Harvey Fierstein Wants Harry Styles to Star in KINKY BOOTS Movie Musical

According to an interview with the NY Post, Harvey Fierstein wants pop superstar Harry Styles to star as Charlie in a rumored movie version of his musical KINKY BOOTS. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:22PM

Test Your Broadway Knowledge With the Cast of Off-Broadway's Kinky Boots in Playbill: The Game Show by Playbill

Everybody say yeah! The cast of the Off-Broadway production of Kinky Boots steps behind the podium to prove how much they know about Broadway in a new episode of Playbill: The Game Show. Pl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:13AM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Cages review – hologram rock musical is a dreary dystopia by Ryan Gilbey

Riverside Studios, LondonAn overreliance on technology and a doomy score can’t replace old-fashioned chemistry in this emotionless offering Anhedonia is a condition that renders the suffer…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:25AM

The Wonderful World of Dissocia review – whimsical and brutal by Arifa Akbar

Theatre Royal Stratford East, London At first, Anthony Neilson’s play is a bewildering affair, but its sombre aftermath imparts understanding with crushing effect Anthony Neilson’s 2004 …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:25AM

Further casting announced for ‘Ohio State Murders’ on Broadway by Caitlin Hornik

Additional casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of “Ohio State Murders.” Joining the previously announced Audra McDonald as Suzanne Alexander will be Bryce Pinkham as Rob…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:24AM

ArtsBeat TV/Radio 9/23/22: Mahaiwe and The Bushnell by Mark G. Auerbach

NEW ArtsBeat TV/Radio from WCPC15 and 89.5fm/WSKB. Janis Martinson and Gabe Napoleon preview Fall ast the Mahaiwe, and Stephanie Fried and Alex Page Hatley talk Broadway at The Bushnell. (Me…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:18AM

The Go! List: 41 things we love about St. Louis right now by Go! Magazine

There’s a lot to love in St. Louis, but here are a few dozen people, places and things we’re celebrating right now.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 06:49AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Photos: THIS BEAUTIFUL FUTURE Opens Off-Broadway

Written by Rita Kalnejais and directed by Jack Serio, This Beautiful Future is a story of young love set during World War II. This Beautiful Future will now play Cherry Lane Theatre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:23AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

See Broadway Alums Mia Pinero, Ellen Harvey, and Alexandra Silber in World Premiere of Lend Me a Soprano by Leah Putnam

The comedy by Ken Ludwig, a twist on his Lend Me a Tenor, plays Houston, Texas' Alley Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:07PM

Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey to Lead Royal Shakespeare Company by Leah Putnam

The two collaborators will become the RSC's co-artistic directors next year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:07AM
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Royal Shakespeare Company Appoints Daniel Evans And Tamara Harvey As Co-Artistic Directors

The RSC has announced that Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey, will be the Co-Artistic Directors of the Royal Shakespeare Company taking up the post from June 2023. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:58PM

Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey are an inspired duo to lead the RSC by Michael Billington

An immense task awaits the Royal Shakespeare Company’s new artistic directors who must attract top talent, prioritise verse-speaking and combine classic repertory and contemporary drama It…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:55PM

The Royal Shakespeare Company announces Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey as new artistic directors by Tom Murray

The pair will take on the responsibilities from June 2023 following the resignation of Gregory Doran

SOURCE: The Independent at 07:49PM

Royal Shakespeare Company Names Two Directors for Top Job by Alex Marshall

In an usual move for a major British theater, Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey will jointly helm the major British theater troupe.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 07:07PM

Royal Shakespeare Company Sets Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey as Co-Artistic Directors by Naman Ramachandran

Daniel Evans and Tamara Harvey will be the co-artistic directors of the U.K.’s Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), the Bard-centric troupe based in Stratford-Upon-Avon, from June 2023. Gregor…

SOURCE: Variety at 07:01PM

‘Childhood holidays everyone wishes they had’: the Famous Five return in a musical by Arifa Akbar

Enid Blyton’s adventurers roam the stage in a new show that considers the climate crisis, gender identity and the impact of the pandemic on children Anyone who has grown up reading The Fam…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:43AM
Monday, September 19, 2022

53 Jones and Schmidt II by Automatic Episode Import

The second of a three-part program featuring legendary writing partners, lyricist and book writer, Tom Jones and composer, Harvey Schmidt, known for such amazing shows as THE FANTASTICKS, I …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:02AM
Sunday, September 18, 2022

Watch Funny Girl’s Lea Michele, Tovah Feldshuh, Ramin Karimloo, and Jared Grimes Meet the Press by Playbill

Lea Michele's tenure as Fanny Brice began September 6 (the same day Tovah Feldshuh took over the role of Mrs. Brice) in a career full-circle moment. Currently sidelined by COVID, Michele is …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:13PM
Friday, September 16, 2022

Watch an Exclusive Performance of 'Not My Father’s Son' From Off-Broadway's Kinky Boots by Playbill

Kinky Boots, the 2013 Tony winner for Best Musical, officially opened in its Off-Broadway debut August 25 at Stage 42. Watch the video above to see stars Callum Francis and Christian Dougla…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:13AM

14 Dance Performances to See in NYC This Fall - Catch NYCB and ABT, companies at New York City Center and BAM more by Juan Michael Porter Ii

Catch NYCB and ABT, international companies at New York City Center and BAM more Kick off fall with a rich and varied slate of dance performances, including the bigwigs New York City Ballet …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, September 12, 2022

52 Jones and Schmidt I by Automatic Episode Import

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of THE FANTASTICKS, the first of a three-part program featuring legendary writing partners, lyricist and librettist, Tom Jones, and composer, Harvey Sc…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 7, 2022

Cape Playhouse's The Fantasticks Begins September 7 by Andrew Gans

David Elliott directs the Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03AM
Tuesday, September 6, 2022

‘Funny Girl’: Lea Michele Gets Four Standing Ovations – By Intermission; Jonathan Groff, Ryan Murphy Among The Gleeful Crowd by Greg Evans

Four standing ovations before intermission. Sounds like Lea Michele’s first night as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl is going, well, gleefully. Among those standing: Former Spring Awakening cast…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:33PM
Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Andrew Levitt (AKA Nina West) Talks Hairspray, Harvey Fierstein, and Drag Queen Story Hour

Levitt is starring in the national tour of Hairspray, which has stops scheduled through 2023.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:42PM

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