Saturday, May 21, 2022

My Fair Lady, London Coliseum review - tasteful revival powered by stirring performances by Mert Dilek

Bartlett Sher's Broadway production comes to London with aplomb First staged in 2018, Bartlett Sher’s Lincoln Center Theater production of My Fair Lady is London’s latest import from B…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 05:33AM
Friday, May 20, 2022

Which Broadway Costumes Do You Wish You Owned? - All the costumes we covet by Christina Trivigno & Joey Haws

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: The Broadway costumes that wow us and the ones we want to take home! Clothes may make the m…

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Wednesday, May 18, 2022

VIDEO: Watch Kristin Chenoweth in Hulu's KEEPER OF THE ASHES Murder Docu-Series Trailer

In the series, Emmy- and Tony Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth will open up about how a twist of fate prevented her from being present the night of the murder of three youn…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:25PM

See Kristin Chenoweth in The Keeper of the Ashes: The Oklahoma Girl Scout Murders Trailer by Raven Brunner

The documentary series will see the Tony winner open up about how she was supposed to attend the camp the night of the murders.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:06PM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

The week in theatre: Oklahoma!; Unchain Me; House of Ife by Susannah Clapp

Young Vic, London; Brighton festival; Bush, LondonRodgers and Hammerstein’s first musical is roughed up; dreamthinkspeak amble around Brighton; and a first for Amharic on the British stage…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:24AM

‘Likely to infuriate as many people as it enchants’: OKLAHOMA! – Young Vic Theatre ★★★ by Alun Hood

Daniel Fish’s sexed-up, pared-down version of Oklahoma! at the Young Vic Theatre (co-directed for London by Jordan Fein) is less a revival and more a full blown deconstruction of the origi…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM

OKLAHOMA Young Vic, SE1 by Libby Purves and Friends

A DARKER HAZE ON AMERICA’S  MEADOW Traditionally, audiences don’t go to Oklahoma to be unsettled . On the other hand you don’t go to the Young Vic to have your expectations cosily met…

SOURCE: theatrecat.com at 04:18AM
Sunday, May 8, 2022

The Week on Stage: from Oklahoma! to The Misfortune of the English by Culture Staff

The highs and lows of the week’s theatre

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Saturday, May 7, 2022

Oklahoma!, Young Vic review - a stunning, stripped-down version of the classic musical by Helen Hawkins

Rodgers and Hammerstein revival goes to the dark heart of the story No surreys, fringes or corny chap-slapping: the Rodgers and Hammerstein revival that has arrived at the Young Vic from New…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 01:18PM
Friday, May 6, 2022

Reviews: What Did Critics Have To Say About West End's Oklahoma! Revival? by Raven Brunner

The production is co-directed by Daniel Fish and Jordan Fein, and sees the return of Patrick Vaill and James Davis from the revival's Broadway run.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:48AM

Oklahoma! review – an invigorating take on Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic by Miriam Gillinson

Young Vic, LondonThis modern, sexy and unsettling show injects thrills into a familiar musical, making it feel newly minted How to rewrite Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical without…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:12AM

‘Something that disconcerts more than entertains’: OKLAHOMA! – Young Vic Theatre by Maryam Philpott

The Young Vic presents a rather sexy version of Oklahoma! that replaces twee interpretations of cowboy country with a throbbing desire that inflicts the inhabitants of this rural town, and b…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Daniel Fish on his dark new Oklahoma!: ‘We’re trying to deal with violence, injustice, and community’ by Sarah Crompton

The New York theatre director and actors Arthur Darvill, Anoushka Lucas and Patrick Vaill talk to Sarah Crompton about turning the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic into the most challenging v…

SOURCE: The Independent at 02:18AM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Check Out New Photos of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! at the Young Vic by Heather Gershonowitz

The revival plays the London venue through June 25.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33PM

Watch: Catching Up With the Cast of the National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Playbill

The first national tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! continues to travel around the country, beginning performances in Nashville, Tennessee, May 3. Playbill recently caught up wi…

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Monday, May 2, 2022

Watch: Catching Up With the Cast of the National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Roberto Araujo

The touring production of Daniel Fish's Tony-winning revival is currently playing Nashville.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54PM

Ella Fitzgerald | "My Romance" by Rodgers & Hart (Official Lyric Video) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"My Romance" From Rodgers & Hart's JUMBO Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Lorenz Hart Performed by Ella Fitzgerald Connect with RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN here: https://www.rodgersandhammerste…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Saturday, April 30, 2022

Theatres need more plus-sized black actors, says Broadway and West End star by Nadia Khomami Arts and Culture Correspondent

Marisha Wallace wants to inspire young girls and call out lack of diversity as she takes on role in Oklahoma! A professional career in theatre was not always on the cards for Marisha Wallace…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:18AM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

The Wedding | from RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Wedding" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Edie Adams and the CINDERELLA Ensemble Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDERELL…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

Your Majesties (A List of the Bare Necessities) | from RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Your Majesties (A List of the Bare Necessities)" (Royal Dressing Room Scene) From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Dorothy Stickney, Howard Lindsay, George Hall and Iggie Wol…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Ch. 16- GYPSY by Automatic Episode Import

Continuing the tradition of Show Boat and Oklahoma!, Gypsy furthered the parameters of a musical drama that went beyond the bounds of musical comedy. It is significant for its critical accla…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:02AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Oh what a gun-totin’ morning: raw Oklahoma! swaps folksiness for firearms by Emma John

Daniel Fish’s restaging of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic is no Kansas City cornbread caper. The director explains why he ratcheted up the racial tension and gun violence In the Oklah…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:54AM

Daniel Fish's Oklahoma! Begins Previews for U.K. Premiere on the West End April 26 by Leah Putnam

Broadway's James Davis and Patrick Vaill transfer with the Tony-winning production's transfer to the West End's Young Vic Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54AM
Monday, April 25, 2022

Check Out Character Portraits of the National Tour Company of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! by Talaura Harms

The touring production of Daniel Fish's Tony-winning revival launched in November starring Sasha Hutchings, Sean Grandillo, Sis, Gabrielle Hamilton, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:36PM
Friday, April 22, 2022

Ch. 11- OKLAHOMA by Automatic Episode Import

OKLAHOMA COMPOSER: Richard Rodgers LYRICIST: Oscar Hammerstein II BOOK: Oscar Hammerstein II SOURCE: Lynn Riggs play Green Grow The Lilacs (1930) DIRECTOR: Rouben Mamoulian CHOREOGRAPHER: A…

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

In My Own Little Corner (Reprise) | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"In My Own Little Corner (Reprise)" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Julie Andrews and Edie Adams Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

Stepsisters' Lament | From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Stepsisters' Lament" From RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA Performed by Alice Ghostley and Kaye Ballard Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Listen now to the CINDEREL…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM
Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Oscar Hammerstein Museum Planned for Broadway Titan's Former Pennsylvania Country Home by Logan Culwell-Block

Funds are currently being raised to establish a museum and theatre education center on the site where lyrics to Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music, and more were written.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM

Broadway Games: For Openers by JK

In honor of our brand new Greatest Musical Opening Numbers tournament, this week's game asks you to complete the lyrics from these musical openers. Good luck! Broadway Games: For Openers …

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Monday, April 18, 2022

Calhoun's Follies (Intro) | From RODGERS & HART'S BABES IN ARMS by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Calhoun's Follies (Intro)" From RODGERS & HART'S BABES IN ARMS Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Lorenz Hart Performed by Melissa Rain Anderson and Matthew Ballinger Listen now to the BAB…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM

The Lady Is a Tramp | From RODGERS & HART'S BABES IN ARMS by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"The Lady Is a Tramp" From RODGERS & HART'S BABES IN ARMS Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Lorenz Hart Performed by Erin Dilly Listen now to the BABES IN ARMS 1999 New York Cast Recording…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:00AM