Monday, February 27, 2017

Public Theatre Begins Previews of ‘Gently Down The Stream’ by Newsdesk

THE PUBLIC THEATER BEGINS PREVIEWS FOR WORLD PREMIERE OF GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM TUESDAY, MARCH 14 Written by Martin Sherman Directed by Sean Mathias Featuring Gabriel Ebert, Harvey Fierstein…

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Photo Flash: Harvey Fierstein and More in Rehearsal for GENTLY DOWN THE STREAM at The Public Theater by BroadwayWorld

The Public Theater will begin previews for the world premiere of Gently Down the Stream on Tuesday, March 14. Written by Martin Sherman and directed by Sean Mathias, the show has been extend…

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Assassins, Bubbly Black Girl & Really Rosie Set for Encores! Off-Center by Lindsey Sullivan

It's time to start planning that summer visit to New York City Center! This year's Encores! Off-Center has lined up Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Assassins, Kirsten Childs&…

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Jay Z Will Be Among Producers of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s In the Heights Film by Andrew Gans

The news was revealed at Harvey Weinstein’s pre-Oscars party.

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

'Finding Neverland': Theater Review

Billy Harrigan Tighe and Christine Dwyer star at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Harvey Weinstein's touring production of 'Finding Neverland,' the Broadway musical about playwright J.M. Ba…

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Monday, February 20, 2017

The Good Thing For Gays About Donald Trump by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoIf I were to literally stick to my title (above), this would be a very short column. In fact, it would be over already and I’d be off typing up an invoice. But le…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Remembering Harvey Lichtenstein, culture giant who built BAM

The past is very much with us, as this theatrical grab bag can attest:

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Welcome to Our Future! Timothy Ware Will Star as Lola in the Tony-Winning Kinky Boots Tour by Ryan Gilbert

Everybody say yeah! Timothy Ware has been cast as Simon/Lola for the third year of the national tour of Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper's Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots. Ware will be…

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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

The Show: Michael Urie in Torch Song, Lin-Manuel Miranda at the Oscars, Cynthia Erivo Slays & More by

This week, we talk about the revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song Trilogy, Lin-Manuel Miranda performing at the Oscars, Andrew Lloyd Webber's four Broadway shows and Cynthia Eriv…

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Review: Review: Skylight (Clwyd Theatr Cymru)

David Hare's play is revived in Cardiff by Tamara Harvey in a too temperate by half production

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Harvey Lichtenstein, Who Gave BAM a Second Life, Has Died at 87 by Robert Viagas

He oversaw the renovation of the Fort Greene landmark in the 1970s.

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9 Artists Honor the Man Who Put Brooklyn on the Map by John Rockwell

Philip Glass, Mark Morris, Laurie Anderson and others remember Harvey Lichtenstein, who revived the Brooklyn Academy of Music and died on Feb. 11.

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Torch Song Trilogy – 35th Anniversary Production by Sandi Durell

      “’Thirty-five years?’ I thought, ‘It’s time!’ I’m thrilled that Second Stage Theatre will be reviving Torch Song Trilogy next season,” said playwright Ha…

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Harvey Fierstein’s ‘Torch Song Trilogy’ Will Return Off Broadway by Joshua Barone

The play, which won two Tony awards in 1983, will star Michael Urie in a revival at Second Stage Theater.

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Theater News: Michael Urie to Star in New Revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song

The legendary drama will return to New York City.

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Michael Urie Will Star in Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Harvey Fierstein’s Tony-winning Torch Song Trilogy is returning to the New York stage. Michael Urie will headline Second Stage’s 35th-anniversary production this fall, playing Al…

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Harvey Fierstein’s Landmark ‘Torch Song’ Set For Fall Revival With Michael Urie by Jeremy Gerard

Second Stage Theatre will present a revival  of Harvey Fierstein's groundbreaking serio-comedy Torch Song Trilogy, renamed simply Torch Song and staged by by Moisés Kaufman, this fall at …

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Moises Kaufman Will Helm Revival of Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG with Michael Urie This Fall by BroadwayWorld

Second Stage Theatre has announced that it will present the 35th Anniversary Production of Harvey Fierstein's modern classic, TORCH SONG, directed by Moises Kaufman, this fall at Second Stag…

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Harvey Fierstein 'Torch Song' Revival to Star Michael Urie

Moises Kaufman will direct the off-Broadway staging of the Tony-winning play, which begins performances in more

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Michael Urie to Star in Revival of Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy by Olivia Clement

Moisés Kaufman will direct a newly edited version titled Torch Song, to debut in New York this fall.

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J. Harrison Ghee Will Strut from the Road to Starring in Broadway's Kinky Boots by Ryan McPhee

J. Harrison Ghee will make his Broadway debut this spring in Kinky Boots as he reprises his star turn as Lola from the Tony-winning musical’s national tour. Ghee will begin performance…

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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Harvey Lichtenstein, Who Led Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Rebirth, Dies at 87 by Robert Berkvist

Serving 32 years as its president and executive producer, Mr. Lichtenstein reorganized BAM, and gave it a renewed purpose as a center for the performing arts.

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Broadway Theater Review: Jitney TOP PICK by Lauren Yarger

Courtesy of Boneau Bryan BrownIt Took A While for This August Wilson Play to Make Its Broadway Debut, but it Was Worth the WaitBy Lauren YargerAll of Pulitzer-Prize winner August Wilson's Pi…

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Monday, February 6, 2017

Tony Nominee Reg Rogers & More Complete the Cast of Broadway's Present Laughter by Lindsey Sullivan

Reg Rogers and more have joined the starry lineup of the upcoming revival of Noël Coward’s Present Laughter. Performances will begin on March 10, 2017 at Broadway's …

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Video: David Hare: 'Subsidised theatre is simply a breeding ground for commercial theatre'

The playwright spoke to Theatr Clwyd artistic director Tamara Harvey about the upcoming production of Skylight

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Sunday, February 5, 2017

Theatre after Obama (or with Trump) by HowlRound

By Harvey Young. Harvey Young, chair of Northwestern University’s theatre department, looks at how American theatre has responded to a rise in conservativism to forecast not only what may …

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Tuesday, January 31, 2017

"The Beauty Queen of Leenane" - Devastatingly Brilliant by (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThere's a moment in Martin McDonagh's pitch-black comedy The Beauty Queen of Leenane where the entire audience gasps over a certain character's actions. It's a soun…

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Friday, January 27, 2017

STAGE TUBE: Ramin Karimloo Debuts Bluegrass Cover of "Hushabye Mountain" by Stage Tube

See a brand-new video of Broadway favorite, Ramin Karimloo, singing a bluegrass rendition of the timeless lullabye, 'Hushabye Mountain' during a pre-show soundcheck Accompanied by a country …

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‘Kinky Boots’ dances its way into Broadway Sacramento series

“Kinky Boots” steps onto the Community Center Theater stage Tuesday-Sunday, Jan. 31-Feb. 5 as part of California Musical Theatre’s Broadway Sacramento series. The Harvey Fierstein-Cynd…

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Steven Woolf gets lifetime award from arts council by Joe Holleman St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Arts award winners include Mike Isaacson and Harvey Lockhart

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Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. ‘Grey Gardens’ at Stillpointe Theatre. “…a fantastic cast and a truly unforgettable show…” – Raychel Harvey-Jones. READ review. Synopsis: Based on the…

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