Thursday, February 23, 2017

Funny Girl review – Sheridan Smith returns with passion, pain and steel by Catherine Love

Palace theatre, Manchester Smith is never less than astonishing as she kicks off a UK tour of the musical based on Fanny Brice’s rollercoaster vaudeville life“That’s where I live, on s…

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

"Sunset Boulevard" Shines Less Brightly by Broadway & Me

The day may come when attending a performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard will be like going to one for The Rocky Horror Show where audience members dress up like their favorit…

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Jonathan Weir, Isabelle McCalla & More Join Adam Jacobs in Aladdin National Tour; Full Cast Set by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting is set for the national tour of Disney's Aladdin! Jonathan Weir (The Lion King) and Isabelle McCalla (The Prom) will play Jafar and Jasmine opposite previously announced star Ada…

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Broadway Theater Review: Sunset Boulevard by Lauren Yarger

Glenn Close. Photo: Joan-Marcus.With One Look, It's As if She Never Said GoodbyeBy Lauren YargerGlenn Close reprises the role which won her a Tony n 1995 and brings down the house in retoole…

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Monday, February 20, 2017

Review: Review: Good Dog (Watford Palace Theatre)

Arinze Kene's play chronicles how one boy turns from responsible naivity to bitter disillusionment

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child wins eight prizes at WhatsOnStage awards by Mark Brown Arts Correspondent

Sold-out show wins best new play, best director and three acting prizes, while Billie Piper wins best actress for YermaHarry Potter and the Cursed Child, one of the biggest stage events of r…

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

Good Dog review at Watford Palace Theatre – ‘compellingly vital’ by Fergus Morgan

Inspired by a desire to understand the rage that fuelled riots across England in 2011, Arinze Kene’s Good Dog is an ambitious, sprawling

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Review: ‘Sunset Boulevard’ at The Palace Theatre by Richard Seff

The Palace Theatre is back in business with a big time headliner on the bill. It’s Glenn Close, returning to the role of Norma Desmond, direct from her recent great success in it at Lo…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Giving Face: Glenn Close’s Return to Broadway in ‘Sunset Boulevard’ by Matthew Wexler

by Samuel L. Leiter Talk about star power! No, I’m not referring to Glenn Close, the estimable star of Sunset Boulevard, now in glittery revival at the Palace Theatre. I mean Hillary Clint…

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How Alexandra Palace Theatre once enthralled London theatregoers by Nick Smurthwaite

It seemed like a good idea at the time. A people’s palace of entertainments needed a properly designated theatre where opera, ballet,

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Thursday, February 16, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: See Hillary Clinton and Steven Spielberg at Sunset Boulevard by Hannah Vine

Clinton and Spielberg visited with the cast backstage at the Palace Theatre February 15.

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STAGE TUBE: Get to Know the THE KING AND I National Tour with Performance Highlights! by Stage Tube

The National Tour of The King and I, which won a Tony Award for Best Revival in 2015, is playing at Cleveland's Palace Theatre, where it will remain through February 26. Laura Michelle Kelly…

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Theater News: Sunset Boulevard, Starring Glenn Close, Extends Broadway Run

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is playing at the Palace Theatre.

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‘Sunset Boulevard’ With Glenn Close Extended On Broadway by Patrick Hipes

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway musical Sunset Boulevard starring Glenn Close is extending its run an additional four weeks, producers Paul Blake and Mike Bosner said today. The revival’…

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She Is Big! Sunset Boulevard, Starring Glenn Close, Extends by Lindsey Sullivan

The revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard has extended its run. The Lonny Price-directed production, which stars Glenn Close, will now play through June 25 at the Palace…

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Jake Gyllenhaal-Led Sunday in the Park with George Gives the Hudson Theatre New Life by Ryan McPhee

When making a work of art, first of all you need a good foundation, otherwise it's risky from the start. Fortunately for the new Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George, they&…

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Friday, February 10, 2017

NY 1 OnStage to Celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber by BroadwayWorld

NY 1 On Stagewill celebrate legendary composerAndrew Lloyd Webberwith a half-hour special this weekend.Lloyd Webberjoins Rodgers and Hammerstein as the only composers in history to have four…

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Photos: Sunset Boulevard Opening Night by Suzy Evans

Check out photos of the cast and guests at the Palace Theatre and at the afterparty.

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Snaps for Opening Night: Sunset Boulevard’s Siobhan Dillon Gets Glam by Hannah Vine

Backstage at the Palace Theatre, Sunset Boulevard’s Betty Schaeffer—actor Siobhan Dillon—dolls up for her very first opening night celebration on Broadway.

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Ready for Their Close-Up! See the Glam Opening Night Shots from Broadway's Sunset Boulevard, Starring Glenn Close by Broadway.com

It's as if we never said goodbye! Sunset Boulevard opened at the Palace Theatre on February 9, and the red carpet was chock full of Broadway royalty. Take a look at the pics from th…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Celebrates 4 Shows on Broadway by Matthew Wexler

Moments before the curtain went up on the Broadway revival of Sunset Boulevard, starring Glenn Close, the stars of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s productions came together to celebrate the legendar…

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

‘Sunset Boulevard’ Review: Glenn Close Returns To Broadway by Jeremy Gerard

Glenn Close first played Norma Desmond in the U.S. debut of Sunset Boulevard when it opened in December 1993 at the Shubert Theatre in Century City before bringing the show to Broadway a yea…

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Sunset Boulevard starring Glenn Close – review at Palace Theatre, New York by Nicole Serratore

Those clamouring for Glenn Close’s musical return to Broadway won’t be disappointed. She gives a suitably grandiose performance as the reclusive screen

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Marks Four Musicals on Broadway with SUNSET BOULEVARD Opening by BroadwayWorld

Legendary composer Andrew Lloyd Webber will celebrate four hit musicals playing simultaneously on Broadway when Sunset Boulevard opens at the Palace Theatre 1564 7th Avenue tonight, February…

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And Action! Glenn Close & the Cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard Step into the Spotlight on Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

Everything's as if we never said good-bye! Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sunset Boulevard officially opens on February 9 at the Palace Theatre. The Lonny Price-helmed revival stars Glenn Clo…

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Look Back at the London and Broadway Productions of Sunset Boulevard by Hannah Vine

The latest Broadway production, starring Glenn Close as Norma Desmond, opens February 9 at the Palace Theatre.

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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Camera-Ready! Here's a First Look at Glenn Close & the Cast of Broadway's Sunset Boulevard by Broadway.com

The greatest star of all has returned to Broadway! Glenn Close is reprising her Tony-winning performance as Norma Desmond at the Palace Theatre. Get a first look at Sunset Boulevard with our…

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Photo Flash: Glenn Close Looks Divine as Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard

The new Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical plays the Palace Theatre.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Tix for Sunset Boulevard Revival, Starring Glenn Close, Now on Sale through June by Andrew Gans

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is currently in previews at the Palace Theatre.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

‘SUNSET BOULEVARD’ STORMS THE PALACE IN PREVIEWS by Philip Boroff

Broadway audiences can’t get enough of Glenn Close or Andrew Lloyd Webber. A new revival of Sunset Boulevard grossed an impressive $834,000 in its first five previews last week at the Pa…

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‘Hamilton’s $3M Week Is The New Normal And Glenn Close Looks Formidable As ‘Sunset Boulevard’ Warms Broadway’s Chilly Box Office by Jeremy Gerard

Every Broadway show but two – Goliath Hamilton and David Dear Evan Hansen – dipped or dived last week as the Street continued its mid-winter contraction. But the sunrise of Glen…

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