Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Neil Triffett: Misery by Arts Review

From the creator of Netflix’s EMO the musical, Neil Triffett presents his first full-length solo show, Misery at Tasma Terrace as part of the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival u…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Intemperance review – sepia-toned tragicomedy offers only despair by Mark Fisher

New Vic, Newcastle-under-LymeIn this revival of Lizzie Nunnery’s debut about a family in the 19th-century Liverpool slums, misery is piled upon misery – for the audience and the characte…

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Theatre Company Goes Into Welsh Schools To Teach Students About Drug-Dealer Dangers by Artsjournal1

Long-distance drug-dealing gangs known as “county lines” have hit North Wales hard, with all the attendant violence and human misery. Theatr Clwyd, a professional company in the region, …

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Review: ‘Disgraced’ at Greenbelt Arts Center by Bob Ashby

Your mother no doubt told you not to discuss religion or politics over dinner. In Ayad Akhtar’s Disgraced, now playing at the Greenbelt Arts Center, the exchanges among the characters duri…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

“Les Troyens” at Opéra Bastille, Paris by Blouin Artinfo

Berlioz's most ambitious work, “Les Troyens” will be on stage in a new production at Paris’ Opera Bastille from January 22-February 12, 2019.The libretto of “Les Troyens,” was writ…

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

Trading Places + Jason Mcniff Live at Genesis Cinema, London by Blouin Artinfo

The film “Trading Places,” combined with Mcniff’s quiet and intimate vocals comes as the ideal Christmas treat for Londoners at the Genesis Cinema from December 21-January 24, 2019.Acc…

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Friday, December 21, 2018

“Monsieur” at MK2 Cinemas, Paris by Blouin Artinfo

This slice of life poignant film from India, “Monsieur” is being screened at Paris’ MK2 Cinemas through December 26, 2018.According to Variety the film is gently suggestive and mostly …

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Review: Hansel & Gretel at Royal Opera House by Rosemary Waugh

"Cook, stirring, until the misery has melted": Rosemary Waugh's review of the ROH's opera takes the form of a very festive recipe. The post Review: Hansel & Gretel at Royal Opera House …

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Friday, November 23, 2018

Jon Petrie Joins Channel 4 as Commissioning Editor by Blouin Artinfo

Fiona McDermott, Channel 4’s Head of Comedy, announced the appointment of Jon Petrie as Commissioning Editor of Comedy. He will join the channel early in 2019.Petrie joins Fiona McDermott …

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Friday, November 16, 2018

William Goldman Remembered By Hollywood: ‘Princess Bride’, ‘Butch Cassidy’ Writer Was “The Best Ever” by Greg Evans

Refresh for updates William Goldman, who won two Oscars for screenwriting (Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, All The President’s Men), massive respect for his smart storytelling (Mar…

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

BWW TV: Join the Stars on the Opening Night Red Carpet for KING KONG- Watch Live Now! by Tv - Red Carpets

The new musical King Kong opens on Broadway tonight, Thursday November 8, at the Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway.The cast is led by Christiani Pitts, A Bronx Tale as Ann Darrow, Eric William …

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BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for KING KONG- Watch Live at 6pm! by Tv - Red Carpets

The new musical King Kong opens on Broadway tonight, Thursday November 8, at the Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway.The cast is led by Christiani Pitts, A Bronx Tale as Ann Darrow, Eric William …

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“Mouchette” at Louxor - Palais du Cinéma, Paris by Blouin Artinfo

The 1967 French film “Mouchette” directed by Robert Bresson opens at Paris’ Louxor - Palais du Cinema on November 18, 2018.“Mouchette,” starring Nadine Nortier and Jean-Claude Guil…

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Sundowning review at Tristan Bates Theatre, London – ‘a poignant play about dementia’ by Grace Wood

Despite being only 80 minutes, Nessa Muthy’s new play Sundowning feels a lot longer. Repetitive and slow, it captures the misery of

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Monday, September 3, 2018

Nanouk Leopold’s “Cobain” at fsk — Kino am Oranienplatz by Blouinartinfo

“Cobain” is a 2018 Dutch drama film directed by Nanouk Leopold. The film stars Bas Keizer, Naomi Velissariou and Wim Opbrouck. The film had its world premiere at the Berlinale 2018 in th…

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Sunday, September 2, 2018

‘I’m such a political nerd, I think Antigone was inevitable’: Aequitas director Rachael Bellis on setting Sophocles in the 1980s by Featured Content

Aequitas Theatre Company follows its take on Brecht's Fear and Misery in the Third Reich with a new version of Sophocles' Antigone, opening this week at London's Bread and Roses Theatre. In …

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

“The Suicide” at Barbican Cinemas, London by Blouin Artinfo

As part of Barbican’s Afternoon Arts segment, Sergey Zhenovach’s adaptation of Nikolai Erdman’s Russian comedy play will be screened at the venue with English subtitles on September 13…

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Jeff Awards Present Intimacy Design Panel by Bt

The Jeff Awards committee presents a panel conversation on the art and challenges of intimacy design on Tuesday, August 17 at 7:30 pm at the Greenhouse Theater. The discussion will be led by…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

A Dead-Eyed Cynic’s View of the Edinburgh Fringe by Fergus Morgan

Another festival of failure is upon us: Fergus Morgan is here to get you in the mood for the Edinburgh Fringe with a healthy dose of misery. The post A Dead-Eyed Cynic’s View of the Ed…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Roger Bart and Ali Stroker Join Cast of “Annie” by Blouin Artinfo

The casting has been announced for Michael Arden’s upcoming Hollywood Bowl production of the musical “Annie,” which runs from July 27 through July 29, 2018.Web magazine TheaterMania ha…

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Sunday, July 15, 2018

2018 Capital Fringe Review: ‘Cold Rain’ by Em Skow

We’ve all heard of the sage advice, “be careful what you wish for.” But it should be doubly heeded when there’s magic involved. In writer and director Craig Houk’s Cold Rain, a spe…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Garrick, London by Lyn Gardner

Garrick, LondonNot exactly your usual West End fare (after the bloody splatterfest, you might be feeling a little too queasy to face dinner à deux), Martin McDonagh's play is a hugely enjoy…

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Abortion by John Simon

This little essay was composed before the wonderful news from Roman Catholic Ireland: a thunderous yes to legitimizing abortion. Now if only other Catholic countries would share the pluck of…

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Friday, June 22, 2018

“Annie” at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

This July, Hollywood Bowl celebrates one of the longest-running shows in Broadway history – “Annie.” The classic story of a young girl overcoming life’s adversities features a belove…

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

BWW Review: BEIRUT, Park Theatre by Alistair Wilkinson

In a world filled with destruction and misery, can love still prevail When the whole of society has ostracised you for a spur-of-the-moment decision, how do you find your new place to exist …

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Erik Lochtefeld & More Complete the Cast of Broadway's King Kong by Andy Lefkowitz

Final casting has been announced for the upcoming Broadway premiere of King Kong, the new musical slated to arrive at the Broadway Theatre this fall. King Kong will begin previews at the Bro…

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Erik Lochtefeld Joins Broadway's KING KONG; Additional Casting Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Producers Carmen Pavlovic Global Creatures and Roy Furman have announced additional casting for the new musical King Kong. Joining the previously announced Christiani Pitts, A Bronx Tale as …

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Laurie Metcalf Wins Second Consecutive Tony Award for Three Tall Women by Andy Lefkowitz

Laurie Metcalf has won her second Tony Award! The stage-and-screen star triumphed in the Featured Actress in a Play category for her turn in the Broadway-premiere production of Edward Albee&…

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Andrew Samonsky & More Stars Added to 2018 Williamstown Theatre Festival Season Lineup by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the 2018 summer season at the Berkshires' Williamstown Theatre Festival. The esteemed theater's talent-packed lineup of shows will run from …

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Friday, June 1, 2018

An Evening with Greg Laswell at Troubadour, Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

When it’s from Greg Laswell one would expect another album about heartbreak or as Laswell euphemizes it ‘heartache.’ But Laswell asserts that the worry is when each of us stares down a…

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