Friday, February 16, 2018

Kim Coates makes a remarkable return to the stage as Rooster Byron in Jerusalem by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Some references in Jez Butterworth's play about the state of England didn't register, but its magical realism fits well on the otherworldly set created inside Toronto’s Streetcar Crowsnest.

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Review: Play Jerusalem triumphs as pure theatre of the kind we rarely see by J. Kelly Nestruck

Kim Coates, the Saskatoon-born actor, takes on the challenging lead role after a 25-year absence from the stage – and quickly shows he hasn’t lost his live-performing chops.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Edinburgh Transfers by Mark Beech

London has a lot of bold plays opening that are transfers from Edinburgh. After “The Divide” with a short run at the Old Vic, we have “The B*easts” at the Bush Theatre and “Dust”…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

They’re turning a Toronto theatre into an English forest for the play Jerusalem by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

Sons of Anarchy's Kim Coates stars in Jerusalem, at Streetcar Crowsnest, as a countercultural folk hero who lives in a battered trailer in the forest.

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Friday, February 9, 2018

The Ferryman is Broadway Bound by Mark A. Robinson

The Ferryman, a new play by Jez Butterworth, is Broadway bound with an opening planned at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in October of 2018. The production will be helmed by Sam Mendes (Cabar…

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Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman Will Move to Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Ferryman, the latest play by Tony nominee Jez Butterworth, will transfer to Broadway in 2018. Performances will begin at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in October; specific date…

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: From Alan Ayckbourn to Lady Gaga and Toyah by Mark Beech

Catch them while you can. Alan Ayckbourn’s latest epic drama “The Divide” is at the Old Vic; Lady Gaga is at The O2; Cirque du Soleil’s “OVO” is near the end of its spectacular r…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Voices from a Changing Middle East by Bt

A Multi-Faith, Multi-Perspective Lens on the Palestinian-Israel conflict, with Mosaic Theater Company of DCTue, Feb 20, 7pmReception to followLogan Center, Performance Penthouse 915 E. 60th …

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‘Once the play starts, stand back’: Jerusalem hits Toronto by Brad Wheeler

Sons of Anarchy and Da Vinci’s Inquest stars discuss taking the stage for the provocative British play’s Canadian debut

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: From Rat Pack to Police Dog Hogan by Mark Beech

Some of the greats of history are being celebrated on the London stage this week. Philip Glass’s acclaimed opera about Mahatma Gandhi is one such new opening. Then there is William Shakeap…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Top Shows on London’s Stage This Week: Julius Caesar to Jeremy Irons and Jah Wobble by Mark Beech

Anyone tired of London is probably tired of life. Londoners keen on the performing arts certainly have plenty of strong new productions coming up to see.Nicholas Hytner gives William Shakesp…

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

A quick curtain call. Then bed: Child actors in adult theatre by Maddy Costa

How does it feel to act in a play you're too young to see? And how do you fit in your homework? Maddy Costa talks to child actors about late nights, tough auditions – and swearing on stage…

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

"The Ferryman (West End)" at Royal Court Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

Jez Butterworth’s “The Ferryman (West End)” will be on stage at Royal Court Theatre, London.Sonia Friedman Productions along with Neal Street Productions and Royal Court Theatre Produc…

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Top Shows on London's Stage This Week: Jeremy Irons to “The Birthday Party” by Mark Beech

Londoners wanting to see a classic play this week are spoiled for choice. Try Jeremy Irons and Lesley Manville in “Long Day’s Journey Into Night”; or Zoë Wanamaker, Toby Jones, Stephe…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Mary Stuart to Cirque du Soleil by Mark Beech

London stage shows this week include dance, from “Song of the Earth” ballet to Cirque du Soleil’s aerobatic-crazy “Ovo.” There are serious plays – like “The Birthday Party” o…

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

"Five Broken Cameras" at Babylon, Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Babylon is currently screening the 2011 war documentary, "Five Broken Cameras". The 94-minute documentary film co-directed by Palestinian Emad Burnat and Israeli Guy Davidi is a first-h…

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Saturday, January 6, 2018

Dethroning "Farinelli and the King" by Broadwayandme

Is Mark Rylance the greatest actor of our time? Over the course of a three-decade career, he's won three Tonys, two Oliviers and an Oscar. Last year, the Queen knighted him for his service t…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Birthday Party, Bananaman, Ballet, Berkoff by Mark Beech

London is hitting the ground running in 2018 with new shows for the New Year. As Christmas events and pantomimes clear away, must-see plays range from the serious – Pinter’s “The Birth…

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Andre Holland & Mark Rylance to Lead Othello at Shakespeare's Globe by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum André Holland will take on the title role in a new production of Shakespeare's Othello slated to play London's Shakespeare's Globe as part of the company'…

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Friday, December 29, 2017

Snapshot: ‘Jerusalem Stone’ by Ad van Denderen

The Dutch photographer started documenting daily life in Israel in 1993, the beginning of a project that has lasted almost 25 years

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Carols, Pantos, Christmas and More by Mark Beech

At this time of year, there is plenty to do in London apart from sampling performing arts of course- there’s London’s Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park, shopping, skating rinks and more.Sti…

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Monday, December 18, 2017

BWW TV: Mark Rylance & Company Celebrate Opening Night of FARINELLI AND THE KING by Tv - Opening Night Special

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of FARINELLI AND THE KING by Walter McBride

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Photo Coverage: Inside FARINELLI AND THE KING's Opening Night Cast Party by Walter McBride

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Photo Coverage: Inside FARINELLI AND THE KING's Opening Night Curtain Call by Walter McBride

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

Meet the Royal Company of FARINELLI AND THE KING, Opening Tonight on Broadway by Meet The Cast

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Adam Ant to Pantos Galore by Mark Beech

Pantomimes and Christmas shows galore are opening on the London stage this week. For seasonal ballet, there’s “The Nutcracker” at both the Coliseum and Royal Opera House. Adam Ant, the…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Marilyn Manson, Simon Rattle, Mother Courage by Mark Beech

Marilyn Manson, Simon Rattle, Mother Courage. They may seem strange bedfellows but they are all at the heart of London’s best performing arts this week.We are almost ready for Pantos too, …

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Mark Rylance-Led FARINELLI AND THE KING Begins Tonight on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

The critically acclaimed Shakespeare's Globe production of Farinelli and the King, starring three-time Tony Award-winner Twelfth Night, Jerusalem, Boeing-Boeing and Academy Award-winner Brid…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Top Shows on London Stage This Week: Gorillaz, “Sylvia” and More by Mark Beech

The London stage this week has music from Orbital to Gorillaz. There are new ballet productions such as “Sylvia” and a new musical, “Everybody’s Talking About Jamie.” Plus quite a …

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Nudity lands Israeli dancers in fresh conflict with culture minister by Peter Beaumont In Jerusalem

Jerusalem international festival is told government funds cannot be used to subsidise certain performances A conflict between Israel’s draconian culture minister and artists using nudity i…

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