Monday, September 20, 2021

‘We didn’t want to do a Grease’: how Everybody’s Talking About Jamie became a film by Ryan Gilbey

How do you turn hit musicals like Everybody’s Talking About Jamie and Dear Evan Hansen into films? You axe songs, throw out plots and don’t worry about anyone’s favourite bit Choosing …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:24AM
Sunday, September 19, 2021

The week in theatre: Indecent; NW Trilogy; East Is East – review by Kate Kellaway

Menier Chocolate Factory; Kiln, London; Birmingham RepCultural identity unites a Jewish writer’s shockingly radical play, diverse tales from Kilburn and Ayub Khan Din’s 1996 classic It i…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:42AM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

REVIEW: Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory ✭✭✭✭✭ by Libby Purves

By Libby Purves Our theatreCat Libby Purves heads to the Menier Chocolate Facory as it re-opens to review Paula Vogel's Pulitzer-winning play Indecent. This post REVIEW: Indecent, Menier Cho…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 06:59AM

Indecent, Menier Chocolate Factory review - cabaret-style depiction of a rapidly changing world by Rachel Halliburton

An intriguing if flawed evening, boosted by ebullient ensemble work Indecent is a play wrapped inside a news story about stigma. Playwright Paula Vogel was at Cornell University when she s…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 06:54AM

INDECENT Menier, SE1 by Libby Purves and Friends

AN EPIC OF PASSION AND PERFORMANCE         Here is life, history,  theatrical passion, great migrations and  lyrical romance in the rain.  Here’s anger and humour and love and desp…

SOURCE: theatrecat.com at 05:22AM

‘Unmissable, breathtaking piece of theatre’: INDECENT – Menier Chocolate Factory ★★★★★ by Alun Hood

This may be a sweeping statement, but if you’re not profoundly affected by Indecent, Paula Vogel’s provocatively titled powder keg of a play, as staged here in Rebecca Taichman’s Tony …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:00AM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Indecent review – a brainy play staged with the panache of a musical by Mark Lawson

Menier Chocolate Factory, LondonSeven actors share 42 roles in Rebecca Taichman’s stunning production of Paula Vogel’s Tony award-winner about a controversial queer Yiddish play Contempo…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:03PM

Indecent proposal: the queer Yiddish play that led to an obscenity trial and a Broadway hit by David Jays

At university, director Rebecca Taichman and playwright Paula Vogel were both drawn to Sholem Asch’s 1907 sensation God of Vengeance. Their show about its controversy now hits London Books…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:18AM
Monday, September 13, 2021

Take a Look at the London Premiere of Indecent by Marc J. Franklin

Paula Vogel’s Tony-nominated play officially opens September 13.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:46PM
Tuesday, September 7, 2021

NEWS: Lizzy Connolly stars as Rebecca in the musical of Indecent Proposal by Featured Content

Lizzy Connolly has been announced to join Norman Bowman and Ako Mitchell in the world premiere musical adaptation of Indecent Proposal, which starts performances at London's Southwark Playho…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

London’s Menier Chocolate Factory Reopens September 3 With Indecent by Ryan McPhee

Alexandra Silber stars in the Paula Vogel play, which was in previews at the venue prior to the coronavirus shutdown.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Monday, July 19, 2021

An Indecent Proposal? No, more like an invitation to Terri Paddock’s post-show Q&A discussing the new musical at Southwark Playhouse by Terri Paddock

Following the 7.30pm performance on Thursday 4 November 2021, My Theatre Mates founder Terri Paddock will be talking to the cast and creatives at Southwark Playhouse about the 21st-century p…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM
Tuesday, July 6, 2021

NEWS: Indecent Proposal finally gets its MeToo musical makeover in October by Featured Content

Indecent Proposal, originally due to premiere in May 2020, has announced new dates at London's Southwark Playhouse, where it will now run from 22 October to 27 November 2021, with a press ni…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:30AM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

London’s Menier Chocolate Factory Sets Reopening Season, Including Return of Indecent by Ryan McPhee

Alexandra Silber stars in the Paula Vogel play, which was in previews at the venue prior to the coronavirus shutdown.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:22PM

Alexandra Silber-Led Indecent & More Announced for Menier Chocolate Factory's Reopening by Lindsey Sullivan

Live performances will resume at London's Menier Chocolate Factory in September with the reopening of the European premiere of Paula Vogel's Indecent. Starring Broadway's Alexandra Silber, t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM

UK Premiere of INDECENT, Starring Alexandra Silber & More, Will Re-Open Menier Chocolate Factory

Opening in the company's new smaller studio space, The Mixing Room, is the world première of Brian & Roger – A Highly Offensive Play inspired by their hit podcast Brian & Roger, w…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:05AM
Saturday, March 27, 2021

Katrina Lenk | "Something Good" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

Katrina Lenk | "Something Good" | R&H Goes Pop! (Official Music Video) Don’t miss a song! Subscribe today! http://bit.ly/RHGoesPopSubscribe The R&H GOES POP! series is now a full-length …

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:40PM
Friday, March 26, 2021

Updated, virtual ‘God of Vengeance’ colored through modern lens by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) The story of God of Vengeance (Got fun Nekome), the three-act drama in Yiddish by Sholem Asch, was famously recounted in 2017 wi…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 04:27PM
Thursday, February 11, 2021

To Life! Broadway's Alexandra Silber Ties the Knot with Alec Silver by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's Alexandra Silber has something to celebrate! The Broadway star married fellow artist Alec Silver in a wintry Central Park ceremony. Silber shared the news on Instagram.   …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM
Monday, December 14, 2020

Craig McLachlan found not guilty in indecent assault case by Peter J Snee

Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been found not guilty of allegations that he assaulted four women during a Melbourne stage

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 09:19PM
Friday, November 13, 2020

Tony Winner Katrina Lenk Joins Netflix's Ozark for Final Season by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Katrina Lenk has a new gig! The Broadway star will have a recurring role in the upcoming final season of Ozark on Netflix, according to Deadline. Lenk will play Clare Shaw, the C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:32PM
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Indecent, What the Constitution Means to Me, Elaine Stritch: At Liberty, More Take Center Stage in TDF's 'Grown Up Wendy Virtual Events' by Ryan McPhee

The November series, inspired by the TDF-run Wendy Wasserstein Project, will feature Rebecca Taichman, Paula Vogel, Thursday Williams, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:09AM
Thursday, September 24, 2020

Odds & Ends: Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band to Tour & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band to Tour Cambodian Rock Band, Lauren Yee's musical that extended twice at off-Broadway's Si…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:24PM
Thursday, September 3, 2020
Wednesday, August 19, 2020

A Viral Video Puts Spotlight On Tiny Community Dance Company In Lagos, Nigeria by Artsjournal

“In the beginning, people kept saying, ‘What are they doing?!’” Mr. Ajala said. “I had to convince them that ballet wasn’t a bad or indecent dance, but actually something that re…

SOURCE: ArtsJournal at 06:12PM
Saturday, August 1, 2020

Why "Sing Street" is Slightly Off-Key For Me by Broadwayandme

Sing Street, the new musical that opened last week at New York Theatre Workshop and which is the final big show of the fall season to open, arrived with high expectations. But that can hurt …

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 12:12PM
Thursday, July 9, 2020

Paula Vogel's BARD AT THE GATE Series Adds Christina Anderson's GOOD GOODS to Lineup

BARD AT THE GATE - a startup play series presented by Paula Vogel, the Pulitzer Prize-winning (HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE) and Tony-nominated (INDECENT) playwright - will add a fifth play to its…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:18PM
Monday, June 29, 2020

Top 5 Straight Plays… That Aren’t So Straight by Performerstuff

Top 5 Straight Plays… That Aren’t So Straight Written by Ciara Hannon June 29, 2020 Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Pride month is nearing its end! So, you should grab a good ol’ gay play to re…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 02:15PM
Friday, May 29, 2020

Paula Vogel to Produce New Startup Play Series BARD AT THE GATE Featuring Katrina Lenk and More

BARD AT THE GATE - a startup play series presented by Paula Vogel, the Pulitzer Prize-winning (HOW I LEARNED TO DRIVE) and Tony-nominated (INDECENT) playwright - will debut on Wednesday, Jun…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:54PM

BroadwayHD Will Celebrate the Best of Broadway With a Special Tony Award Playlist Featuring FALSETTOS, INDECENT & More

BroadwayHD, the premier streaming platform for live theater, is honoring Broadway's biggest night with an award-worthy lineup of programming. Starting June 1, Tony Award®-winning and nomina…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:54PM
Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Onstage or Onscreen, Paula Vogel’s ‘Indecent’ Captivates by Matthew Wexler

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel's "Indecent" offers a captivating look at a play ahead of its time and the consequences of its production. The post Onstage or Onscreen, Paula V…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 03:06PM

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