Thursday, September 22, 2022

U.K. Tour of Noises Off, Starring Felicity Kendal, Begins September 22 by Andrew Gans

Lindsay Posner directs the 40th anniversary production of Michael Frayn's award-winning farce.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19AM
Thursday, September 8, 2022

Noises Off: the farce masterclass that is truly revealing by Michael Billington

Michael Frayn’s comedy is not just extremely funny but also acknowledges the fragile artifice of order – in theatre and the world beyond All plays, wrote critic John Lahr, are dated. He …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:33AM
Monday, August 15, 2022

Cast Complete for U.K. Tour of Noises Off, Starring Felicity Kendal by Andrew Gans

Lindsay Posner will direct the 40th anniversary production of Michael Frayn's award-winning farce.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:37PM

Little Shop of Horrors' Rob McClure Test His Co-Stars’ Broadway Knowledge on Playbill: The Game Show by Playbill

Head down to Skid Row with the cast of Off-Broadway’s Little Shop of Horrors. Guest host Rob McClure tests the knowledge of co-stars Khalifa White and Aaron Arnell Harrington in categories…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:07AM
Thursday, July 7, 2022

I Interview Playwrights Part 1113: Isaac Byrne by Adam Szymkowicz

Isaac ByrneHometown:Oh, I grew up moving constantly. If you get count all the times I lived with extended family, I think I moved about 21 times by the time I was 18. I was born in Riverton …

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Race-casting jitters in ‘Playing Juliet and Casting Othello’ at Providence Players of Fairfax by Bob Ashby

The first portion of Caleen Sinnette Jennings’s play threatens to go full 'Noises Off' at any moment.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:47AM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

Rob McClure to Star as Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Rob McClure is heading to Skid Row. The 2022 Tony nominee will join the off-Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors as Seymour beginning on July 12. He will replace Skylar Astin, who will…

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Sunday, June 5, 2022

Noises Off review – unconvincing reboot of Frayn’s farce-within-a-farce by Mark Fisher

Pitlochry Festival theatreDespite the actors’ efforts and some wide-collared 1970s designs, Ben Occhipinti’s adaptation suffers from a lack of clarity The actors in Noises Off have to pl…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:06AM
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

‘POTUS’ Broadway Review: Julie White, Rachel Dratch, Julianne Hough & All-Star Cast Corral Chaos In New Political Farce by Greg Evans

Like some strange brew blend of VEEP, Noises Off and one of the late Charles Ludlam’s outrageously vulgar (and still sorely missed) Ridiculous Theatrical Company follies, Selina Fillinger…

SOURCE: Deadline at 05:00PM
Sunday, April 24, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Noises Off’ at the Newtowne Players by Lindsey Pommerenck

  The magic of live theatre is in its ability to create an impenetrable illusion of a story that allows the audience to suspend disbelief for a couple of hours. What could possibly best tha…

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Monday, April 18, 2022

Noises Off (Broadway, American Airlines Theatre, 2016) - Pinterest

... backstage chaos that takes place during a performance, and Act III follows the onstage performance in which everything goes wrong. Playbill.

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

Fauquier Community Theatre’s ‘Noises Off’ has spot-on comic timing by Guest Author

Never discount how world-class community theater can be when done correctly.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:06PM
Monday, March 21, 2022

‘A Quick 5’ with Jeff Walker, Director of ‘Noises Off’ at Fauquier Community Theatre by Susan Brall

Fauquier Community Theatre is presenting the wonderful British comedy, “Noises Off” written by Michael Frayn and directed by Jeff Walker. “Noises Off” is a Tony Award-winning play th…

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Monday, March 14, 2022

Noises Off Tour- Felicity Kendall stars in Michael Frayn’s classic pre West End by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Felicity Kendall stars in the Noises Off Tour celebrating the  40th anniversary of Michael Frayn's beloved comedy ahead of a West End season. This post Noises Off Tour- Feli…

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Felicity Kendal Will Star in U.K. Tour of Noises Off by Andrew Gans

Lindsay Posner will direct the 40th anniversary production of Michael Frayn's award-winning farce.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

JANE ANGER or The Lamentable Comedie of JANE ANGER, that Cunning Woman, and also of Willy Shakefpeare and his Peasant Companion, Francis, Yes and Also by Wendy Caster

As I watched the annoyingly written, directed, acted, and titled JANE ANGER,or The Lamentable Comedie JANE ANGER, that Cunning Woman, and also of Willy Shakefpeare and his Peasant Companion,…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 02:48AM
Thursday, July 29, 2021

‘Like watching a cross between Waiting For Godot and Noises Off’: THE TWO CHARACTER PLAY – Hampstead Theatre by Rev Stan

The Two Character Play at London’s Hampstead Theatre was at times interesting and enjoyable and at others frustrating and perplexing.

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Monday, March 29, 2021

From Wicked to Noises Off!: Celebrate Megan Hilty’s Career Highlights by Playbill Staff

The actor celebrates her birthday March 29.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Tuesday, March 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 23 - 29 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 23 - 29 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   March 23, 1995: The revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying! opened its 548 performance run at …

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

At This Theater: The American Airlines Theatre by JK

Like the Hudson and Lyric Theatres, the American Airlines Theatre is one of Broadway's "new-old" venues, with its auditorium revitalized to its former glory. For me, it is one of the most co…

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

#70 – Now Batting: Megan Hilty by Bpn Admin Cs

Every so often, we’re fortunate enough to welcome personal favorites from show business to The Batter’s Box. That’s very much the case this week, as Megan Hilty joins the show for one …

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Tuesday, January 12, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 January 10, 1947: Finian's Rainbow, the Lane/Harburg classic opened at the 46th Street Theatre, going on to w…

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Sunday, December 20, 2020

The week in theatre: The Comeback; Six by Susannah Clapp

Noël Coward; Lyric, London A brisk new backstage farce was overtaken by events, while Henry VIII’s splendid singing wives were silenced once more as London entered tier 3 All gone. And at…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24AM
Sunday, November 29, 2020

The Comeback: the farce with James Corden, Catherine Tate and Stephen Fry on board by Brian Logan

Comedy duo The Pin have livened up lockdown with their Zoom send-ups. Now their end-of-the-pier stage debut is being hailed as ‘the cure for theatre’. Is that why so many stars are linin…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:42AM
Thursday, November 19, 2020

CSC Announces Faith Prince as Final CLASSIC CONVERSATIONS Guest of 2020

Classic Stage Company today announced its final virtual Classic Conversation of 2020, with Tony-winning actress and singer Faith Prince (Broadway: A Catered Affair, Noises Off, Guys and Dol…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:37PM

Checking In With… Tony Nominee Megan Hilty, Star of Noises Off, Smash, Wicked, 9 to 5, More by Andrew Gans

The stage and screen star, who also enjoys a voiceover career, can be heard in the new animated series DreamWorks TrollsTopia.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, August 7, 2020

Broadway Games: The Play's the Thing: Actress Edition by JK

Many, if not most, of our favorite musical theater stars have also spent their fair share of time trodding the boards in straight plays, too. Take one of the greatest of all time, Angela Lan…

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Megan Hilty, Cheyenne Jackson & Norm Lewis Join Virtual Summer Concert Series by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway concert series, which first began in Provincetown at the Art House in 2011, is debuting as a weekly virtual series entitled the Seth Concer…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Mr. Broadway May 2020: Mrs. Doubtfire's Rob McClure by JK

Like the rest of you, we get out laughs where and when we can these days. One of the really good great guys of the Broadway community has been using his down time to cheer the rest of us up…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals by JK

Yesterday, we began our series about the "Best" of the last decade, from the 2010-2011 season, through the just ended 2019-2020 season. Today, Mike and I name what we considered to be the 10…

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