Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Peter and the Starcatcher review – Peter Pan prequel never finds its wings by Lyn Gardner

Royal and Derngate, NorthamptonDirector Luke Sheppard throws everything he can at Rick Elice’s convoluted story, but it still can’t touch JM Barrie’s masterpiece A convoluted and anach…

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Carson Elrod & More Set for David Ives' The Liar Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

The cast is now set for Classic Stage Company’s production of David Ives’ The Liar. The comedy, adapted from Pierre Corneille’s Le Menteur, will begin performances off-Broa…

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Saturday, December 3, 2016

BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER, Royal and Derngate, 2 December 2016 by Verity Wilde

Making the European premiere of Peter and the Starcatcher the not-panto Christmas show in Northampton's Royal Theatre may well have been an inspired move by the powers-that-be at Royal and D…

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Peter and the Starcatcher review at Royal and Derngate Theatre, Northampton – ‘joyous’ by Lauren Mooney

After a lumbering first half, Peter and the Starcatcher rears into brilliant life. It’s great when it gets going – a beautiful

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Review: Review: Peter and the Starcatcher (Royal & Derngate)

Evelyn Hoskins stars in this prequel to the Peter Pan story that has finally made its way over from Broadway

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Friday, December 2, 2016

Photo Flash: First Look at the European Debut of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER by BroadwayWorld

Audiences will take an unforgettable journey through the Neverland they never knew this Christmas, as Northampton's Royal stage is transformed for the much-anticipated European Premiere of P…

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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Photos: Exclusive first look: Evelyn Hoskins and cast in Peter and the Starcatcher

Luke Sheppard's production opens at the Royal & Derngate in December

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Review: The Beauty Queen of Leenane

Center Theater Group mounts a reunion of the 1998 Tony-winning production.

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Monday, November 21, 2016

Broadway Theater Review: Falsettos by Lauren Yarger

Betsy Wolfe, Christian Borle, Anthony Rosenthal, Andrew Rannells, Tracie Thoms, Brandon Uranowitz and Stephanie J. Block. Photo: Joan MarcusFalsettosBy Music and Lyrics by William FinnBook b…

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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Amelie, Starring Phillipa Soo, Sets Broadway Dates & Theater by Broadway.com

She's found a new home! The musical adaptation of Amélie, starring Hamilton Tony nominee Phillipa Soo, will begin performances at the Walter Kerr Theatre on March 9, 2017. Opening…

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Peninsula Players announces 2017 summer season by Morgan Greene

Peninsula Players, Wisconsin's long-running resident summer theater, announced its 2017 season Monday.  Steven Peterson's "The Actuary" (June 13-July 2), a new play that travels back in ti…

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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Review: ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ at Georgetown Day School by Ravelle Brickman

If the idea of “sophisticated family entertainment” sounds like a contradiction in terms—an oxymoron if ever there were one—then Peter and the Starcatcher, which just opened for a qu…

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Monday, November 7, 2016

They're in the Band! Eric Petersen & More Start Performances in Broadway's School of Rock by Broadway.com

From November 7, comedic actor Eric Petersen and more will pledge allegiance to the band in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s latest Main Stem hit School of Rock—The Musical. Petersen is set…

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Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Review Roundup: ‘Falsettos’ by Mfoss

Falsettos, the 1992 musical about a makeshift modern family dealing with the AIDS crisis, opened on October 27 at the Walter Kerr Theater as part of Lincoln Center Theater’s 2016 to 2017 s…

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Friday, October 28, 2016

Theatre News: Casting confirmed for Peter and the Starcatcher European premiere

Evelyn Hoskins will star in Paul Taylor-Mills' production this Christmas

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NEWS: Cast announced for the European premiere of Peter & the Starcatcher by Press Releases

Casting - including Evelyn Hoskins and newcomer Michael Shea as Peter - has been announced for the much-anticipated European premiere of Peter and the Starcatcher, being staged by Northampto…

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Cast announced for European premiere of Peter and the Starcatcher by Matthew Hemley

Evelyn Hoskins is to lead the cast of Peter and the Starcatcher at the Royal and Derngate in Northampton. The show receives

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Michael Shea to Star in Royal & Derngate Production of PETER AND THE STARCATCHER by BroadwayWorld

Baz Bamigboye of the Daily Mail has reported thatMichael Shea, will play take on the title role, among several others,in a West End production ofPeter And The Starcatcher.

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Opening Night: ‘Falsettos’ on Broadway by Matthew Wexler

The much-anticipated revival of William Finn and James Lapine’s Falsettos opens tonight on Broadway with an all-star cast that includes Stephanie J. Block (Wicked), Christian Borle (…

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Tic, Tic…Borle! by Harry Haun

Borle at his bravest and best is Borle at his broadest—a daring high-wire act of comedy. He’d give Wile E. Coyote cause to pause. Just look at the two cartoony Tony win in a row he is co…

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Monday, October 17, 2016

Adam Chanler-Berat & More to Join Phillipa Soo in Broadway-Bound Amelie by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Broadway alum Adam Chanler-Berat (Peter and the Starcatcher) and more will join the previously announced Tony nominee Phillipa Soo in the musical adaptation of Amélie. The tuner is sc…

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Eric Petersen Will Replace Tony Nominee Alex Brightman in Broadway's School of Rock by Broadway.com

A new class has enrolled for the second year of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s latest Main Stem hit School of Rock—The Musical. From November 7, comedic actor Eric Petersen will assume th…

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Monday, October 10, 2016

Review: ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ at St. Mark’s Players by Amy Kotkin

When the cast of St. Mark‘s Players’ new production, Peter and the Starcatcher, charges out from behind deep red curtains for their opening scene, that is your cue. Stop right here and s…

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

This Broadway Season, Christian Borle Is Taking the Lead(s) by Alexis Soloski

Mr. Borle, who won Tonys for his parts in “Peter and the Starcatcher” and “Something Rotten!,” soon stars in a “Falsettos” revival and as Willy Wonka on Broadway.

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Director Michael Grandage Is Invited Into the 1% With ‘Frozen, the Musical’ by Patrick Pacheco

From 2002 to 2012, director Michael Grandage was the head of London’s Donmar Warehouse. The position he inherited from Sam Mendes was long on prestige, artistic achievement, and honors. Bu…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Michael Grandage to direct Frozen on Broadway by Associated Press

The award-winning British director is set to take the reins of the stage adaptation of the blockbuster Disney movie, set to land on New York stage in 2018Some changes are coming in the kingd…

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Disney Mum On New Director, Designer For Broadway ‘Frozen’ by Jeremy Gerard

Disney Theatrical Productions declined this morning to confirm a report that Tony winner Michael Grandage (Red, Frost/Nixon) has been handed the reins to its Broadway adaptation of the block…

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Kaufman Music Center's BOUND FOR BROADWAY Musicals Announced by BroadwayWorld

Kaufman Music Center's annual showcase of some of the best new musicals headed to New York theaters will include shows by Academy Award Winner and 'Let It Go' songwriter KRISTEN ANDERSON-LOP…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Spotlight On...Dana Watkins by Michael Block

Name: Dana WatkinsHometown: New York CityEducation: Lycee Francais de New York, Stuyvesant High School, SUNY Purchase acting conservarorySelect Credits: Hallmark Hall of Fame's “Christmas …

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Lesli Margherita Gets New Husband: John Sanders Begins Performances in Broadway's Matilda by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Lesli Margherita, AKA Mrs. Wormwood, has a new hubby! John Sanders will join the Broadway production of Matilda on September 13 as Mr. Wormwood. He replaces Rick Holmes in the tuner, which i…

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

Exclusive! Alex Timbers Talks Development of Moulin Rouge! Stage Adaptation by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously announced, freaked out over and constantly dreamcast in the Broadway.com offices, Moulin Rouge! is officially getting the Great White Way treatment! Based on Baz Luhrmann's…

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