Tuesday, July 18, 2017

‘Richard III’ at BAM Harvey Theater, Brooklyn by Blouin Artinfo

As part of the 2017 Next Wave Festival, Shakespeare’s well-known play entitled “Richard III,” directed by Thomas Ostermeier, will be staged at the BAM Harvey Theater, Brooklyn.Concludi…

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Monday, July 17, 2017

2017 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Lancer & Lace’ by Guest Author

What would have happened if Lee Harvey Oswald’s assassination had failed – but the danger wasn’t over? Lancer and Lace pulls on this historical thread and weaves an interesting yet …

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Lancer and Lace (Capital Fringe review) by Ben Demers

What would have happened if Lee Harvey Oswald’s assassination had failed – but the danger wasn’t over? Lancer and Lace pulls on this historical thread and weaves an interesting ye…

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Preview: ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ at the Laurel Mill Playhouse by Susan Brall

This weekend, Laurel Mill Playhouse (LMP) will be doing two tributes. The first is to the wonderful Carol Burnett Show that graced our TVs from 1967-1978. The show included those wonderful c…

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Review Roundup: Encores! Off-Center's ASSASSINS by Review Roundups

Encores Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins The trigger-happy squad assembled for Assassins, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of politica…

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

‘The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography’ at Music Box Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The documentary ‘The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman's Portrait Photography’ by Errol Morris will be screened at Music Box Theatre in New York from July 11 through July 20, 2017.Elsa Dorfman is an …

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Photo Flash: ASSASSINS Tries Out Another National Anthem to Launch Encores! Off-Center Season by BroadwayWorld

Encores Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins The trigger-happy squad assembled for Assassins, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of politica…

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BWW TV: ASSASSINS Takes Aim at Encores! Watch Highlights! by BroadwayWorld TV

Encores Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins The trigger-happy squad assembled forAssassins,Stephen SondheimandJohn Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political vi…

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‘Moonrise Kingdom’ at BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The 2012 American coming-of-age film ‘Moonrise Kingdom’ will be screened at BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building, New York as a part of the BAMcinématek series on July 15, 2017.The film is writ…

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Greg Pierce's World Premiere Play Cardinal Added to Second Stage's 2017-2018 Season by Andy Lefkowitz

Cardinal, a new play by Greg Pierce, will receive its world premiere production with off-Broadway's Second Stage. Kate Whoriskey will direct the work set to open in winter 2018 at the To…

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Casting announced for Outlaws To In-Laws at King’s Head Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Final casting has been announced for the world premiere of Outlaws to In-Laws, seven one-act plays by leading gay writers dedicated to the struggles and joys of gay men conne…

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Friday, July 7, 2017

Lancer and Lace asks the big Kennedy question, a Capital Fringe peek by Guest Writer

It was Emerson, who wrote: “If the whole of history is in one man, it is all to be explained from individual experience.” Well, if that one man was Lee Harvey Oswald, then it’s his lun…

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

BWW TV: They've Got the Right! Watch Highlights from Encores! ASSASSINS in Rehearsal by BroadwayWorld TV

Encores Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season withAssassins The trigger-happy squad assembled forAssassins,Stephen SondheimandJohn Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political vio…

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look At The New Cast Of MAMMA MIA! by BroadwayWorld

The new West End cast of MAMMA MIA, at London's Novello Theatre,includes Sara Poyzer as Donna, Georgina Castle as Sophie, Kate Graham as Tanya, Jacqueline Braun as Rosie, Richard Trinder as …

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Victoria Clark Replaces Julie White in Assassins at City Center Encores! Off-Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Victoria Clark will now play Sara Jane Moore in the starry City Center’s Encores! Off-Center production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Assassins. Clark takes …

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Mercedes Ruehl Will Join Michael Urie in Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony and Academy Award winner Mercedes Ruehl will star as Mrs. Beckoff in the upcoming off-Broadway revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song. As previously announced, the production…

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Theater News: Tony and Oscar Winner Mercedes Ruehl to Costar in Second Stage Revival of Torch Song

Michael Urie will lead the production in the role originated by Harvey Fierstein.

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Mercedes Ruehl Joins 'Torch Song Trilogy' Revival

The Oscar and Tony winner will appear opposite Michael Urie in the off-Broadway staging of Harvey Fierstein's landmark play about a drag performer's search for love. read more

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Mercedes Ruehl to Play 'Ma' in Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG at Second Stage by BroadwayWorld

Second Stage Theater has announced that Mercedes Ruehl, winner of the Tony Award, Academy Award, and Golden Globe Award, will star opposite the previously announced Michael Urie in the upcom…

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Mercedes Ruehl Joins Harvey Fierstein’s ‘Torch Song’ Revival by Jeremy Gerard

Tony and Oscar winner Mercedes Ruehl has signed on for Second Stage Theatre’s fall revival of Harvey Fierstein’s landmark dramedy Torch Song. Michael Urie will star as looking-f…

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Mercedes Ruehl to Join Michael Urie in Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song by Olivia Clement

The Tony, Oscar, and Golden Globe winner will star as Ma in the Second Stage revival this fall.

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‘El meravellós regne de Papa Alaev’ at Palau Balaña Multicines, Barcelona by Blouin Artinfo

“El meravellós regne de Papa Alaev” will be playing at Palau Balaña Multicines in Barcelona from July 6, 2017.At almost 80 years of age, Allo “Papa” Alaev rules his family of celeb…

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Monday, June 26, 2017

Manoel Felciano, Kevin Cahoon & More Will Star in Ken Ludwig's ROBIN HOOD at the Old Globe by BroadwayWorld

The Old Globe today announced the complete cast and creative team of an exciting Globe-commissioned world premiere comedy, Ken Ludwig's Robin Hood The two-time Olivier Award-winning playwrig…

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Look Back at The Stonewall Portraits, Capturing a Historic Milestone in LGBTQ History by Hannah Vine

Harvey Fierstein, Tony Kushner, Lea DeLaria, Chita Rivera, Joel Grey, and George Takei were among an array of activists and artists who made a historic visit to the civil rights landmark.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

‘Hampstead’ at Gate Picturehouse, London by Blouin Artinfo

Directed by acclaimed British film director Joel Hopkins, an unusual romantic drama film entitled “Hampstead” will be shown at the Gate Picturehouse, London from June 23 through June 29,…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Steven Pasquale, Julie White, Alex Brightman to Lead Assassins & More Encores! Off-Center Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

Steven Pasquale will play John Wilkes Booth, Julie White will portray Sara Jane Moore and Alex Brightman will play Giuseppe Zangara in the New York City Center Encores! Off-Center presentati…

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Hello, Dolly! Tony Winner Gavin Creel Shares His 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences Ever by Andrew Gans

Victoria Clark, Toni Collette, Alan Cumming, and Harvey Fierstein are among the actors whose performances most stand out in Creel’s mind.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

950 Playwright Interviews by Adam Szymkowicz

A Sean Abley Rob Ackerman Liz Duffy Adams Johnna Adams Tony Adams David Adjmi Keith Josef Adkins Niccolo Aeed Nastaran Ahmadi Derek Ahonen Kathleen Akerley W.M. Akers Ayad Akhtar Daniel Aki…

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‘Meatballs’ at BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building, New York by Blouin Artinfo

‘Meatballs’ will be screened at BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building in New York on July 12, 2017. The film is directed by Ivan Reitman and casts Bill Murray, Harvey Atkin and Kate Lynch. T…

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

How Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Became the Trilogy by Robin Reif

This 1982 interview offers a rare glimpse of Fierstein on the verge of stardom, as he gets personal about his successes, vulnerabilities, and more before he became a symbol of Broadway.

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