Tuesday, March 30, 2021

‘Moving moments as well as violent ones’: ANGELA – Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh & Pitlochry Festival Theatre (Online review) by Aleks Sierz

Mark Ravenhill’s new play Angela is a fragmentary sonic autobiography, both tender and occasionally fraught.

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This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   March 30, 1898: The Ibsen classic Hedda Gabler premiered on Broadway. March 30, 2000: The 2000 Tony-winning…

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NEWS: The Lion King sets date for West End return by Press Releases

The West End staging of Disney’s The Lion King will reopen on 29 July 2021 at London’s Lyceum Theatre, its London home for more than two decades and where the production has been seen by…

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Friday, March 26, 2021

‘A touching & utterly personal piece of drama’: ANGELA – Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh & Pitlochry Festival Theatre (Online review) ★ by Thom Dibdin

A touching and utterly personal piece of drama, Angela by Mark Ravenhill is a fitting first offering in the Lyceum and Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s Sound Stage project in association with …

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Angela review – Mark Ravenhill's tale of dance and dementia by Arifa Akbar

Available onlineThe playwright takes us inside the mind of his late mother in a poignant audio play that dramatises her shifting sense of self Anyone who has observed dementia at close quart…

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Monday, March 22, 2021

The wait is over - Disney’s THE LION KING returns to London this Summer! by Disney On Broadway

As the sun rises and the city reawakens, watch in awe as giraffes strut, gazelles leap and birds swoop bringing the Serengeti, and the story of Simba, to life all around you… Welcoming a…

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The Sun Will Rise! The Lion King to Resume West End Performances This Summer by Lindsey Sullivan

London audiences will be welcomed back to Pride Rock this summer. The Lion King, which has played the West End's Lyceum Theatre for the last 21 years (until COVID-19 shutdowns), is set to re…

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Disney’s The Lion King roars back into London on 29 July by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Disney's The Lion King is to roar back into The Lion King at the Lyceum Theatre on 29 July 2021. This post Disney’s The Lion King roars back into London on 29 July first ap…

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Disney’s The Lion King to reopen in the West End from 29 July by Hira Desai

Disney's The Lion King is set to reopen at the Lyceum Theatre this summer and we can't contain our excitement! Find out more, here. The post Disney’s The Lion King to reopen in the West En…

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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 9 - 15 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 9 - 16 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  March 9, 2008: The first musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda, In the Heights, opened at the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where…

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Monday, February 22, 2021

NEWS: Pitlochry Festival Theatre & Royal Lyceum Theatre announce casts for next 3 Sound Stage productions by Press Releases

Pitlochry Festival Theatre and the Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh in association with Naked Productions have announced the casts for its three forthcoming Sound Stage plays.

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

NEWS: Cast is announced for the Sound Stage premiere of Mark Ravenhill’s first autobiographical play Angela by Press Releases

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh and Pitlochry Festival Theatre, in association with Naked Productions and BBC Radio 3, have announced the cast for Sound Stage’s first production: Angela…

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Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Lyceum Theatre Have You Seen? by Marc J. Franklin

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the venue.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

A Christmas Carol to Return to Broadway for the 2021 Holiday Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Jack Thorne's adaptation of A Christmas Carol will make a Broadway return in 2021. Directed by Matthew Warchus, the stage reimagining of Charles Dickens' classic story had been aiming to re…

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Saturday, October 10, 2020

VIDEO: On This Day, October 10- Nick Kroll and John Mulaney Bring OH, HELLO! to Broadway!

At long last, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney's wildly popular alter egos, Gil Faizon and George St. Geegland, have made their debuts on The Great White Way in their acclaimed masterpiece, Oh, H…

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Jack Thorne's Adaptation of A Christmas Carol Will Be Performed and Streamed from London's Old Vic by Caitlin Moynihan

Even Scrooge would admit this is good news! For the fourth year in a row, Jack Thorne's adaptation of A Christmas Carol will play at London's Old Vic Theatre. This year it's part of the Old…

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Friday, October 2, 2020

Terror at home by Terry Teachout

In today’s Wall Street Journal I review a webcast of the 2009 PBS “Great Performances” made-for-TV film of Rupert Goold’s modern-dress Macbeth, starring Patrick Stewart. Here’s an …

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Monday, August 10, 2020

The Day the Music Stopped: Stage Manager Matt DiCarlo on Missing the Sing Street Family by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

New Musical Sing Street Postpones Broadway Run by Broadway.com

The previously announced Sing Street is postponing its Broadway bow. The show is now aiming for an opening between winter 2021 and 2022 at a Shubert theater to be announced. The musical w…

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‘Sing Street’ delays Broadway opening to winter 2021-2022 by Caitlin Huston

“Sing Street” is delaying its Broadway opening to a date between winter 2021 and winter 2022, the producers announced Monday. The new musical, based on the 2016 film by John Carney, was …

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Broadway’s ‘Sing Street’ Musical From ‘Once’ Team Postpones Opening Until 2021-22 by Greg Evans

Sing Street, the sold-out Off Broadway musical that was set to begin performances at Broadway’s Lyceum Theatre just as the COVID-19 shutdown hit, is now targeting an opening sometime betwe…

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Sing Street Now Eyes 2021-2022 Broadway Bow by Ryan McPhee

The musical was to begin performances at the Lyceum Theatre March 26.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

9 Covers of [title of show]'s "Nine People's Favorite Thing" for B'way Anniversary!

On a July night (the 17th to be exact!) in 2008 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, Hunter Bell, Jeff Bowen, Susan Blackwell and Heidi Blickenstaff took their opening night [title of show] bow wit…

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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Bringing the stage to the airwaves: David Greig's romance for our times by Mark Fisher

The playwright and the director Elizabeth Newman on how they reimagined their new theatre production for radio in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak ‘We never ask the right question of t…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

‘A devastating moment for our industry’: Edinburgh’s Lyceum Theatre in hibernation by Thom Dibdin

Edinburgh's Lyceum Theatre has entered a period of "hibernation" as a building-based producing theatre, postponing all 2020 shows and entering into negotiations with all staff over redundanc…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Edinburgh's Royal Lyceum goes into 'hibernation' as Covid fallout hits stages by Lanre Bakare Arts and Culture Correspondent

£700,000 loss forces landmark theatre to cancel entire 2020 programme in hope of emerging renewed next spring – and staving off financial fate of other venues The Royal Lyceum theatre in …

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Monday, May 18, 2020

BWW Book Club: Read an Excerpt from UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY: The Lyceum Theatre

BroadwayWorld Book Club is officially off and running! Or should we say, reading! The first BroadwayWorld Book Club selection is Jennifer Ashley Tepper's The Untold Stories of Broadway Volum…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

West End's Lyceum Theatre Suffers Severe Flood

West End's Lyceum Theatre, home to The Lion King, has suffered a severe flood yesterday.

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

The Lion King's London home, the Lyceum Theatre, has been flooded

"This is the morning report." Last night (11 May 2020), the orchestra pit located in the basement of the Lyceum Theatre was flooded by about 12 feet (4 metres) in depth. The London Fire …

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

London Extends Cancellation of West End Performances Through June 28 by Lindsey Sullivan

As a result of the ongoing coronavirus crisis, West End theaters have extended cancellation of performances through June 28. The previous date had been April 26; the Ambassador Theatre Grou…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Sing Street: Grounded Benefit Performance Raises $310,924 by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway cast of the new musical Sing Street, which had been scheduled to open at the Lyceum Theatre on April 19, presented a virtual performance to benefit The Mayor's Fund to Advance N…

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre