Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Photos: First Look at Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar in KISS, ME KATE

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar star in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  Check out photos of the cast in action here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:24PM

See Stephanie J. Block 'Hate Men' in New Production Shots From London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM
Saturday, June 8, 2024

KISS ME KATE's Sarah Meahl Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Last night's opening night of Kiss Me, Kate at Studio 54 was too darn hot, and we got a sneak peek at all of the behind-the-scenes shenanigans thanks to cast me…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:42PM

They Open on Broadway! Kelli O'Hara, Will Chase & More Celebrate Opening Night of KISS ME, KATE! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: They open in Venice on Broadway! It was all wunderbar last night at Studio 54, as Kelli O'Hara, Will Chase, and the company of Roundabout's latest musical, Kiss…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:42PM
Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Is it Taylor Swift or Shakespeare? | Charlie Stemp & Georgina Onuorah by Official London Theatre

Charlie Stemp and Georgina Onuorah brush up their Shakespeare and guess if these are Taylor Swift lyrics or quotes from Shakespeare’s The Taming Of The Shrew 🎭 Charlie & Georgina are s…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:07AM

Stephanie J. Block Stars in London Kiss Me, Kate Revival Beginning June 4 by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Sunday, June 2, 2024

Summer in the West End: James Corden Returns, Stephanie J. Block Leads ‘Kiss Me, Kate,’ and ‘Mean Girls’ Crosses the Pond by Belaid S

In June, while New York gets swept up in Tony Awards fever, the London stage is as bustling as ever.

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 07:33AM
Friday, May 31, 2024

Video: Inside The Sitzprobe for the West End Revival of KISS ME, KATE

Go inside the sitzprobe for the upcoming West End revival of Cole Poter's KISS ME, KATE starring Olivier nominee Charlie Stemp (Crazy For Yoanu, Mary Poppins) and rising star Georgina Onuora…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:54PM

June on the London Stage: James Corden Returns, Stephanie J. Block Leads Kiss Me, Kate and Mean Girls Crosses the Pond by Matt Wolf

In June, New York may be in thrall to the Tonys, but life on the London stage continues apace. The month ahead promises a broad array of musicals, from a pocket-sized hit of the Edinburgh Fe…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM

Kiss Me, Kate Sitzprobe | London 2024 by Official London Theatre

To be or not to be…in love. That’s the question in the star-packed, sizzling new production of Cole Porter‘s legendary musical comedy Kiss Me, Kate. With backstage shenanigans, Shakes…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:35AM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Bartlett Sher Will Direct Upcoming LA LA LAND Musical Workshop

Director Bartlett Sher is currently in the UK working on his revival of 'Kiss Me, Kate.' In an interview with WhatsOnStage, Sher shared news about another project – the stage adaptation of…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:02PM
Friday, April 19, 2024

Jennifer Holliday, Norbert Leo Butz, Donna Murphy and More Will Perform Follies in Concert at Carnegie Hall by Darryn King

A huge, all-star cast will perform the Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical Follies for one night only at Carnegie Hall. The concert, part of Transport Group’s Anne L. Bernstein Concert …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Monday, April 15, 2024

Nicole Scherzinger wins Best Actress in a Musical for Sunset Boulevard | Olivier Awards 2024 by Official London Theatre

Nicole Scherzinger accepts the award for Best Actress in a Musical for Sunset Boulevard. The award for Best Actress in a Musical presented by Kiss Me, Kate co-stars Adrian Lester and Georgi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:09AM
Wednesday, April 10, 2024

See Who's Joining Stephanie J. Block in London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Saturday, April 6, 2024

Video: See Stephanie J. Block as Lilli Vanessi in a Photoshoot for KISS ME, KATE at Barbican Centre

In the video here, watch Stephanie J. Block strike a pose as Lilli Vanessi in a photoshoot for Barbican Theatre's Kiss Me Kate!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:02PM
Saturday, March 16, 2024

Video: Watch Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar in New KISS ME, KATE Trailer

Watch a trailer for Kiss Me Kate, starring Stephanie J. Block, Adrian Dunbar, and more, coming to the Barbican Centre in London this summer!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM
Friday, March 15, 2024

Kiss Me, Kate | 2024 London Trailer by Official London Theatre

Cole Porter’s hit musical starring the multi-award-winning Adrian Dunbar (Ridley, Line of Duty) and Broadway musical superstar and Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block (Into The Woods, 9 t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:46AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Charlie Stemp, Georgina Onuorah Join Upcoming London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Tony winner Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar will lead the cast of the West End revival, playing the Barbican.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Hannah Waddingham Will Return as Host of 2024 Olivier Awards by Darryn King

Three-time Olivier Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Hannah Waddingham will return as host of the 2024 Olivier Awards, emceeing the event for the second year in a row. This year's ceremony…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

Hannah Waddingham Will Return as Host for 2024 Olivier Awards by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

Waddingham is a three-time Olivier nominee for her work in Spamalot, A Little Night Music, and Kiss Me, Kate.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:42PM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Today on Broadway: Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

‘Stereophonic’ Confirms Broadway Plans, ‘SUFFS’ and ‘Lempicka’ Announce Casts, SJB to Lead London ‘Kiss Me, Kate’ “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, p…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Stephanie J. Block to Make West End Debut in Kiss Me, Kate Alongside Adrian Dunbar by Darryn King

Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block will make her West End debut in Kiss Me, Kate this summer, starring alongside Irish actor Adrian Dunbar. Block will play the roles of Lilli Vanessi / Kat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:02PM

Stephanie J. Block Will Star in Bartlett Sher-Directed West End Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony winner will share the stage with Line of Duty star Adrian Dunbar.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM

Adrian Dunbar to Star with Stephanie J. Block in KISS ME KATE in London

One of the all-time classic musical comedy farces, Kiss Me, Kate is making a long awaited return to the London stage this summer for a strictly limited 15-week season at the Barbican Theatre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:55AM
Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Want to Command the Stage? Hot Tips from Broadway and Las Vegas Actor Rick Faugno

Broadway and Las Vegas actor Rick Faugno (Jersey Boys; Kiss Me, Kate; Show Boat), gives you tips from his online musical theatre course with Interlochen Online, Musical Theatre: Movement Tec…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:53PM
Saturday, December 30, 2023

Video: Celebrate 75 Years of KISS ME, KATE

75 years ago on December 30, 1948, Kiss Me, Kate opened on Broadway. Check out some videos to celebrate the show!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:00AM
Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Michael Blakemore, Single-Season Double Tony Winner for Directing, Dies at 95 by Benedict Nightingale

Acclaimed in Britain, he had the unique distinction of winning awards for best musical and best play in 2000, for his Broadway revival of “Kiss Me, Kate” and “Copenhagen.”

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Director Michael Blakemore Dies at 95 by Margaret Hall

The multiple Tony winner was responsible for the 1999 revival of Kiss Me, Kate that modernized the classic for a new generation.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:36AM
Thursday, November 16, 2023

James T. Lane Will Return to Chicago in a New Role by Broadway.com

Chicago is about to welcome a new Mr. Cellophane. James T. Lane will return to the musical in the role of mild-mannered Amos Hart (a.k.a Mr. Cellophane) from November 21, taking over the rol…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards