Monday, March 27, 2017

Video: First listen to new musical I Capture the Castle

Based on the novel by Dodie Smith, the musical opens at the Watford Palace Theatre in April

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

The Woman at the Center of Sunset Boulevard—and It’s Not Glenn Close by Kelly Wallace

Kristen Blodgette takes center stage on Broadway’s Palace Theatre and provides a whole new sound for this revival.

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Saturday, March 25, 2017

Spend a Two Show Day at Sunset Boulevard on Glenn Close’s Birthday by Hannah Vine

Sean Thompson shows us what it’s like to do a double-duty day at the Palace Theatre.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Photo Flash: Betty Buckley and Whoopi Goldberg Stop by SUNSET BOULEVARD by BroadwayWorld

Three-time Tony Award-winner Glenn Close stars in the Broadway return of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning Best Musical, Sunset Boulevard.Directed by Lonny Price, this production of S…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

New Trailer Released For The Wild Party by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Producers of Michael John LaChiusa’s The Wild Party have just realised this great new trailer of Drew McOnie’s stunning production now playing at The Other Palace…

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Grease review at Palace Theatre, Manchester – ‘quaintly old-fashioned’ by Roger Foss

When it premiered off-Broadway in 1972 Grease already reeked of nostalgia for the teen culture of 1950s America, when greased-up hair and

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

‘Harry Potter’ Stage Star Anthony Boyle Signs With UTA by Jeremy Gerard

  Dublin-born actor Anthony Boyle, currently playing Scorpius Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, the megahit at London’s Palace Theatre, has signed with UTA. The two-pa…

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Digital Lottery Announced for Sunset Boulevard Revival by Andrew Gans

Glenn Close stars in the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical at the Palace Theatre.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

'Beautiful' tour adds four weeks in Chicago by Morgan Greene

Four weeks have been added to the Chicago return of "Beautiful - The Carole King Musical," it was announced Monday. The jukebox musical charting the rise of King's career will now play the C…

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Andrew Lloyd Webber breaks record with four Broadway shows

Andrew Lloyd Webber has broken his share of records in the 47 years since "Jesus Christ Superstar" introduced him to the world. When "Sunset Boulevard" opened last month at the Palace Theatr…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Direct from a Record-Breaking West End Run THE COMMITMENTS Comes to Canterbury Next Month by BroadwayWorld

The critically-acclaimed musical, based on Roddy Doyle's 1986 book of the same name, stars Coronation Street legend Kevin Kennedy as Jimmy's Da. It also features many of the cast from the sh…

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Sheridan Smith triumphs in Funny Girl – review at Palace Theatre, Manchester by Mark Shenton

Michael Mayer’s first major revival of the 1964 Broadway musical Funny Girl, premiered at the 150-seater Menier Chocolate Factory in London in

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Sunday, February 26, 2017

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Broadway's Newest Stars, Michael Xavier & Siobhan Dillon, Talk Navigating SUNSET BOULEVARD by Richard Ridge

Two of Broadway's newest stars come straight from the West End, where they've been navigating the twisting, frenzied SUNSET BOULEVARD, which opened earlier this month at the Palace Theatre. …

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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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