Wednesday, December 15, 2021

At Studio Theatre, the plight of Afghan orphans comes alive in miniature dioramas by Celia Wren

Glasgow’s Vox Motus brings its innovative and emotional storytelling to D.C.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 10:24AM
Thursday, December 2, 2021

VIDEO: See 'It's A Hard Knock Life' from ANNIE LIVE on NBC!

ANNIE LIVE! is live now on NBC! Get a look inside the broadcast here as the cast of talented tots that make up the orphans open the show with their iconic number, 'It's A Hard Knock Life.'

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:15PM

Masks, Vax Cards and an Army of Orphans: Behind the Scenes of NBC’s ‘Annie Live!’ Dress Rehearsal by Gordon Cox

For audience members checking in at the final dress rehearsal of NBC’s “Annie Live!” on Dec. 1, there was an additional stop along the usual security gauntlet. Between the airport-styl…

SOURCE: Variety at 12:01PM
Monday, August 30, 2021

Bedknobs and Broomsticks review – Disney fantasy is a bumpy flight by Chris Wiegand

Marlowe theatre, CanterburyThis stage update adds new songs to the much-loved movie caper but despite deft illusions it lacks sparkle and eccentricity Well, hocus pocus and substitutiary loc…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:42PM
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: OBCR Annie (1977) by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: Annie OBCR (1977) At Christmas a few years ago, Jeff gave me a copy of Broadway in a Box: The Essential Broadway Musicals Collection. He has now given me the op…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:36AM
Friday, May 21, 2021

Sarah Jessica Parker to Join ANNIE Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley recently announced Stars in the House reunions of the casts of “Godspell,” “Annie,” and “Pageant'. It was today revealed that Sarah Jessica Pa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:31PM
Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Lindsey Ferrentino Will Write and Direct Film Version of Amy and the Orphans for Netflix by Andrew Gans

The play was seen at Roundabout Theatre Company's Laura Pels in 2018 with a cast including Jamie Brewer and Debra Monk.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:28PM

Lindsey Ferrentino Will Adapt Her Play AMY AND THE ORPHANS for Netflix

Jamie Brewer won the 2018 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for her work in 'Amy and the Orphans,' which follows estranged siblings Maggie and Jake, who are adults …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:14PM

Lindsey Ferrentino to Adapt & Direct Her Play Amy and the Orphans for Netflix by Lindsey Sullivan

Another theatrical work is getting the Netflix film treatment. Lindsey Ferrentino is set to adapt and direct a screen version of her play Amy and the Orphans, Variety reports. This will mark…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:18PM
Monday, December 14, 2020

VIDEO: Kristin Chenoweth & Ty Herndon Perform Holiday Duet 'Orphans of God' on TAMRON HALL

On the Monday, December 14 edition of “Tamron Hall,” Emmy and Tony Award-winning singer and actress Kristin Chenoweth and Grammy-nominated country music star Ty Herndon joined Tamron…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:33PM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth Joins Ty Herndon On Duet 'Orphans Of God'

Recording artist Ty Herndon today announced Friday, October 23 as the release date for his new single, Orphans of God, a duet with Emmy and Tony award-winning actress and singer Kristin Ch…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:48PM
Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Audition Monologues for Peter and the Starcatcher by Performerstuff

Audition Monologues for Peter and the Starcatcher Written by Amanda Grace October 7th, 2020 If you’re shooting for a role in Rick Elice’s adaptation of the 2004 novel by Ridley P…

SOURCE: performerstuff.com at 03:22PM
Friday, July 10, 2020

Review: A Legal Battle Over Adoption in ‘The Copper Children’ by Elisabeth Vincentelli

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s streaming series begins with a “historical fable” about Catholic orphans and their new families in 1904 Arizona.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 02:06PM
Thursday, April 23, 2020

Red Line Presents A Live-Streamed Reading Of GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES, Starring Rose Byrne and Ewen Leslie

Following the success of its world- first live streamed reading of the play Orphans, featuring Alec Baldwin, Aaron Glenane and Andrew Henry, two weeks ago, Red Line Productions will now pres…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:54AM
Monday, April 20, 2020

Six Queens, Annie Broadway Reunion & More Set for This Week's Stars in the House by Lindsey Sullivan

A royal roster of talent is set to appear in this week's episodes of Stars in the House, a daily online series from SiriusXM On Broadway personality Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer J…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:32PM
Friday, April 10, 2020

Red Line Productions Presents Live Streamed Reading of ORPHANS Featuring Alec Baldwin & More

By special arrangement with Concord Theatricals, Australian Theatre Company Red Line Productions will present a live streamed reading of Lyle Kessler's Orphans, featuring Emmy and Golden Gl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:03PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Alec Baldwin to Lead Orphans Reading Live Stream This Weekend

Baldwin will head the virtual cast of the Australia-based production.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:06AM
Friday, April 3, 2020

Revisiting Alec Baldwin and Orphans on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen star, celebrates his birthday April 3, will return to his role in the Lyle Kessler drama for a live reading April 11.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:14PM

Red Line Productions Will Stream ORPHANS, Starring Alec Baldwin

By special arrangement with Concord Theatricals, Red Line Productions will present a live streamed reading of Lyle Kessler's Orphans, featuring Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner Alec Baldwi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:25AM
Thursday, January 30, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Stephanie Fagan by Zack Calhoon

Stephanie Fagan is a Brooklyn based actor and writer. She is an Emerson College alumnus and holds an MFA from The Actors Studio Drama School, where she studied acting, playwriting, and scree…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 10:03PM
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Roundabout's 2020-2021 Off-Broadway Season to Include New Works by Sanaz Toosi, Lindsey Ferrentino & Anna Ziegler by Andy Lefkowitz

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a lineup of three new works set to appear during its 2020-2021 season at the Harold & Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre. The trio of off-Broadw…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM
Saturday, November 16, 2019

Andy And The Orphans: Funny, Poignant And Unsettling by Bill Hirschman

Resulting from Down syndrome as an adult, Andy’s simple, blunt and truthful verbal reactions to the complex statements and relationships swirling around him slice through the theater space…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 01:33PM
Friday, September 27, 2019

Saying Its Mosaic Façade Is ‘Irreplaceable’, Judge Blocks Sale And Demolition Of Philadelphia’s Painted Bride Art Center by Artsjournal1

A Philadelphia Orphans’ Court judge ruled that the sale — The Bride, the nonprofit that owns the center, had sold it for $4.5 million to a developer who planned to build condos on the si…

SOURCE: ArtsJournal at 01:33PM
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Kristine Nielsen, Aidan Quinn & More Set for The Young Man From Atlanta at Signature by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for the upcoming off-Broadway revival of Horton Foote's The Young Man From Atlanta. Michael Wilson will direct the previously announced production of Signature Theatre, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:18PM

Aidan Quinn, Kristine Nielsen Set For Off Broadway’s ‘The Young Man From Atlanta’ Revival by Greg Evans

Aidan Quinn (CBS’ Elementary) has been cast in a lead role of Signature Theatre’s upcoming Off Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s Pulitzer Prize-winning The Young Man From Atlanta. The…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:54PM
Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Mr. Broadway September 2019: The Men of Sea Wall/A Life by JK

A summer gives way to fall, we thought we'd celebrate the change of season with not one, but two Mr. Broadways September 2019! Both of these amazing actors have had terrific success on the b…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:18AM
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Seeing Our Stories Told: The Hero At The End of Your Story Is The Victim At The Start of Mine by Joe Patti

I saw a movie this weekend which embodied so much of what we talk about when we discuss empowering people to tell their stories and prominently displaying their stories. In documentary Liyan…

SOURCE: insidethearts.com at 12:03AM
Friday, July 26, 2019

Sea Wall/A Life, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal & Tom Sturridge, Begins Previews on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Sea Wall/A Life, a moving pair of monologues about grief, arrive at Broadway's Hudson Theatre on July 26. Carrie Cracknell repeats her work as director from a recent Public Theater productio…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:34AM
Monday, July 22, 2019

Review: ‘Annie’ by Prince William Little Theatre by Leandra Lynn

From toe-tapping numbers, to adorable orphans, there are few things as purely wonderful for the soul as a production of Annie, and Prince William Little Theatre delivers a production like no…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:47PM
Thursday, May 23, 2019

Mojada, Luis Alfaro's New Play Inspired by Medea, Sets Full Casting at Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Mojada, a new play by Luis Alfaro (Oedipus El Rey) based on Medea, set to appear at off-Broadway's Public Theater this summer. The previously announced New York premi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:54PM
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Theater News: There Goes the Neighborhood — Gold Dust Orphans to Lose their Fenway Home by Robert Israel

“I saw it coming three years ago, when there was a frenzy of development in the Fenway. Now the neighborhood looks like a corporate mall.” The post Theater News: There Goes the Neighborh…

SOURCE: The Arts Fuse at 08:48AM

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