Thursday, November 16, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Blondie to “Network” Revival by Mark Beech

The London stage this week has music from Blondie to jazz and “Lucia di Lammermoor” opera; new shows such as “Network” and many classics.Our format is to list newly opening and one-t…

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Van Morrison to “Coriolanus” by Mark Beech

The London stage this week has music from jazz to Van Morrison and “Lucia di Lammermoor” opera; new shows such as “The Retreat” and many classics.Our format is to list newly opening …

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Blogs: Why aren't there more revivals of new British plays?

Sarah Crompton heralds the announcement of a revival of Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem and asks why we don't see more second productions of new British writing

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Top 17 Shows on London Stage This Week: Mother Courage to Psychic TV by Mark Beech

The London stage offers plenty to intrigue and entertain this week. Visitors and residents of the British capital can try challenging openings such as the new play “Heather” and classic …

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Watermill to revive Jerusalem in 2018 season by Georgia Snow

The Watermill Theatre is to stage the first major revival of Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem as part of its 2018 season. The play,

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Theatre News: Jez Butterworth's Jerusalem to receive first major revival at Watermill Theatre

Lisa Blair will direct the production at the Watermill Theatre next year

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NEWS: First major revival of Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem leads Watermill’s spring 2018 season by Press Releases

The Watermill Theatre’s Artistic Director, Paul Hart, announces his spring 2018 season which includes an award-winning new musical, the first major revival of a modern classic, a new Shake…

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

PEOPLE, PLACES & THINGS – Touring ★★★★★ by Kris Hallett

Emma is a role to stand shoulder to shoulder with Rooster from Jerusalem. It wouldn’t surprise me in years to come if female actors mention the role in conversations about dream roles in t…

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Mary Testa, Kyle Scatliffe and Margo Seibert Set For Reading of SACRIFICES: THE ANCIENT MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominee Mary Testa, Olivier Award nominee Kyle Scatliffe and Drama Desk Award nominee Margo Seibert are set for the reading of Sacrifices - The Ancient Musical, a new musical abou…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Top 16 Shows on London Stage This Week: Little Dragon to “Coriolanus” by Mark Beech

More mid-season openings are on this week’s list of the best London stage shows. “The Lady From the Sea” relocates Ibsen’s Norway to the Caribbean at Donmar Warehouse while “Coriol…

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Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Review: ‘Wrestling Jerusalem’ at Philadelphia Theatre Company by Tim Dunleavy

It’s been said that one of the problems with politics these days is that people talk but don’t listen. Opposing political sides state their positions, but too many speak just to their su…

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Monday, October 23, 2017

And Scene #30 - A Monologue…on Ticket Prices by Andscenepod, Michael Salerno

Welcome to this week’s episode of the And Scene Theater Podcast!  Mike is flying solo this week, as Meghan is rehearsing and putting up anew production that we’ll talk about next week.…

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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Albion; A Woman of No Importance; The Lady from the Sea review – gardeners question the times by Susannah Clapp

Almeida; Vaudeville; Donmar, all LondonMike Bartlett conjures a potent state of the nation address while Wilde and Ibsen’s wronged heroines still resonateRarely has so baggy a play burned …

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: “Prism,” Aida - and Gary Numan by Mark Beech

Gary Numan and Neil Diamond – two stars who have defied fashion to become musical legends – are among our bolder choices for London performing-arts shows to consider this week.For those …

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Top 15 Shows on London Stage This Week: Grizzly Bear, “Aida,” “Prism” and More by Mark Beech

Top 15 Shows on London Stage This Week: Grizzly Bear, “Aida,” “Prism” and More Those in town for Frieze (and London residents) are really spoiled for choice in the performing ar…

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Top 15 Shows on London Stage This Week: Tori Amos, Nick Cave, Sienna Miller and More by Mark Beech

The diverse characters of Tori Amos, Nick Cave, Aida and Alice in Wonderland head musical performances of note in London this week. The intriguing “Graeme of Thrones” is a new openi…

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Nabil Elouahabi: ‘Identity is important, but it can also be limiting’ by Ursula Kenny

The actor on his role in feted diplomacy drama Oslo, evading typecasting and his other life as a night-time driver for the NHSNabil Elouahabi, a British actor of Moroccan heritage, is curren…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Top 15 Shows on London Stage This Week: ‘Wings’ to ‘The Ferryman’ by Mark Beech

With a lot of promising new plays to hit the off West End, here are some shows to see over the coming week – starting with the openings, adding some last-chance-to-sees and a few not-to-be…

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Review: In ‘Wrestling Jerusalem,’ One Man Gives Voice to Many by Ken Jaworowski

In a movie adapted from his play, the writer and actor Aaron Davidman portrays more than a dozen people affected by the Mideast conflict.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Cast Complete for Mark Rylance-Led FARINELLI AND THE KING on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Producers Sonia Friedman, Shakespeare's Globe and Paula Marie Blackare have announcedcomplete casting for the critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, s…

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Aanisa Vylet in Monkey Baa’s production of ‘Where the Streets Had A Name’ by Blouin Artinfo

Aanisa Vylet will play the role of 13-year old Hayaat in the Monkey Baa production of the young adult novel “Where the Streets Had A Name” by Randa Abdel-Fattah.Apart from meeting with m…

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

‘The Innocents’ at Anteo Spazio Cinema, Milan by Blouin Artinfo

Anne Fontaine’s award-winning film “The Innocents” will be playing at Anteo Spazio Cinema in Milan.In the winter of 1945, in Poland, a young doctor named Mathilde Beaulieu works for th…

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Monday, July 31, 2017

THE FERRYMAN – West End by Matt Merritt

Jez Butterworth and Sam Mendes are names pretty much guaranteed to make any theatregoing regular pay attention, both are synonymous with high quality productions (Butterworth’s Jerusalem r…

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

‘The Death of Louis XIV’ at Institut français du Royaume-Uni, London by Blouin Artinfo

Directed by acclaimed Catalan director Albert Serra, “The Death of Louis XIV” is currently being screened at the Institut français du Royaume-Uni, London.Starring Jean-Pierre Léaud in …

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

The Ferryman: Everything and Nothing by Nicole Serratore

(Photo: Johan Persson)Can a play be both rich and slight?  Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman makes me believe so. Set in Armagh, Northern Ireland in 1981, it is inevitable that The Fe…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR • The Muny by Andrea

When Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s concept album was released in 1970, it was a big deal. Considered blasphemous by some, Superstar depicts the last week of Jesus of Nazareth’s life…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

'The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani)' at Cobble Hill Cinemas, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Cobble Hill Cinemas is currently screening the film "The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani)." "The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani)" portrays the story of an accident during a bar mitzvah c…

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Drag Queens Have Been Reading Up a Storm (And Not to Filth) by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoWhen you think of drag queens reading, you think of them tearing people a new one with bitchy observations and finger snapping. But there’s the other kind of read…

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Drag Queens Have Been Reading Up a Storm (And Not to Filth) by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoWhen you think of drag queens reading, you think of them tearing people a new one with bitchy observations and finger snapping. But there’s the other kind of read…

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Friday, May 12, 2017

THE FERRYMAN – Royal Court by Carole Woddis

Already sold out before it had even opened and announced to be transferring to the West End in June, the combination of Jez Butterworth (Jerusalem, Mojo amongst others) and director Sam Mend…

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Monday, May 8, 2017

It's Official! Tony & Oscar Winner Mark Rylance Will Return to Broadway in Farinelli and the King by Broadway.com

It's confirmed! The rumors were true and as we predicted, Mark Rylance is set to return to Broadway in Farinelli and the King, according to The New York Times. Penned by his w…

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