Thursday, May 6, 2021

Opera on your phone; CSO (lite), live and in person by Deanna Isaacs

While Chicago opera plays on your phone, Symphony Center announces May opening. We'll have to wait until sometime this summer to get the video stream Lyric Opera…

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Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Suzanne Farrell honors Jacques d'Amboise | 1995 Kennedy Center Honors by The Kennedy Center

Jacques d'Amboise, who helped popularize ballet in America, passed away May 2, 2021. He received the Kennedy Center Honor in 1995, and here he is paid tribute by former dance partner Suzanne…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Odds & Ends: Eva Noblezada Joins Family Comedy Film Easter Sunday & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Eva Noblezada Lands Next Film Gig Hadestown Tony nominee and former vlogger Eva Noblezada has her next project lined up! De…

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Bryant Park Will Host 25 'Picnic Performances' This Summer from Carnegie Hall, Joe's Pub and More

The arts are coming back to Bryant Park! The beloved midtown space has just announced the 2021 return of Picnic Performances: twenty-five live and in-person music, dance, and theater even…

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Bryant Park Will Present 25 Live Performances This Summer by Andrew Gans

The socially distanced Picnic Performances series will kick off in June with the New York Philharmonic.

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Saturday, March 20, 2021

Arts on the Horizon - Millennium Stage (August 31, 2013) by The Kennedy Center

In The Young Spectaculars and The Front Yard Adventure, meet brother and sister Andrew and Emma. Energized by their super-powered imaginations, but stuck creating their own adventures near t…

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Working in the Theatre: Radial Park at Halletts Point Promo by American Theatre Wing

Watch the full episode: In a digital theatre world, it takes a lot of guts and preparation to bring back live performance. Radial Park at Halletts Point accepte…

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Working in the Theatre: Radial Park at Halletts Point by American Theatre Wing

In a digital theatre world, it takes a lot of guts and preparation to bring back live performance. Radial Park at Halletts Point accepted that challenge. With a parking lot and a dream, Jere…

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Get a Burst of Broadway Joy as a Slew of Stars Perform 'Seasons of Love' & 'Let The Sunshine In' by Lindsey Sullivan

A bevy of Broadway stars united for the inauguration festivities. Stars in the House hosts Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley as well as director Schele Williams created the special video, gathe…

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Picnic by William Inge (1953): Chosen by Committee Episode 31 by Phindie Podcasts

William Inge, his place in the American dramatic canon, and queer coding. The post Picnic by William Inge (1953): Chosen by Committee Episode 31 appeared first on phindie.

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Friday, November 13, 2020

Picnic at Hanging Rock

In a thrilling new production, New Theatre presents the Sydney premiere of Tom Wright’s acclaimed adaptation of Joan Lindsay’s novel, Picnic at Hanging Rock for a limited season from 17 …

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Parks, pubs and pitches: where to watch UK theatre in September by Chris Wiegand

Shakespeare at a cricket ground, a festival in a bombed-out church and park-bench drama – plus more socially distanced shows to enjoy this month August is over but there’s still time to …

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Celebrate Sebastian Stan With a Look Back at Picnic on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen star celebrates his birthday August 13.

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

UK’s Summer Theatres Work Through, Around, And With COVID Restrictions by Artsjournal1

A stage on the beach in Brighton with audience groups at picnic tables. A solo show in a Belfast shopping mall and another amid the Narnia sculptures in C.S. Lewis Square. And, of course, op…

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part II by JK

Earlier this week, we continued our Best of the Decade series with the first twelve Up and Comers of Broadway who came to our attention over the past ten seasons. Today, we give you the ot…

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Monday, July 20, 2020

Enter to Win a Virtual Dinner With Lin-Manuel and the Miranda Family

The 'HamilFan' series - part of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Raise Up fundraising campaign - is nearing its conclusion, but not without one more celebratory sweepstakes: Lin and the Miranda family …

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

When a Corporate Picnic Plus Shakespeare Is Anything but Routine by Caroline Koster

For a Cantor Fitzgerald lawyer, a summer ritual in Central Park is a reminder of how New York can heal the hurting.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kerry Washington Among Stars Set for When We All Vote & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Lin-Manuel Miranda & More Join The Roots & Michelle Obama's Virtual Festival What a roster! The Roots are taking th…

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Monday, June 1, 2020

Theatrefolk Featured Play – Free by Lindsay Price by Lindsay Price

Welcome to our Featured Play Spotlight. Free by Lindsay Price is a strong character-driven drama that will leave your audience thinking, complete with a variety of casting options. Two teen…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

All The World?s A Virtual Stage In SF Shakes? King Lear

by Rotimi Agbabiaka Summer?s approach typically heralds the arrival of the kind of theatre that allows audiences to enjoy live performance while soaking up the warmth of sunny days and the …

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

VIDEO: Debra Monk Talks Memories of PICNIC For Roundabout's Off-Script Series

As part of Roundabout's Off-Script series, Debra Monk is sharing a memory from working on Picnic in 1994!

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

Arthur O’Connell: From “Picnic” to “Poseidon” by Trav S.D.

I first became aware of Irish-American character actor Arthur O’Connell (1908-1981) at a young age; he was in the first movie I ever saw in a cinema, The Poseidon Adventure (1972). At this…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Broadway's Cassie Beck to Lead Tour of What the Constitution Means to Me by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veteran Cassie Beck will join the national tour of the Tony-nominated play What the Constitution Means to Me this spring. Beck will take over the role of Heidi from Maria Diz…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Look Back at Sebastian Stan, Mare Winningham, Ellen Burstyn, More in Picnic on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Roundabout Theatre Company revival opened January 13, 2013.

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Yael Stone on a year of growth: 'I don’t want to be anybody’s plaything again' by Brigid Delaney

In the past 18 months the actor has become a student, a mother and a more mindful public voice: ‘I’m actively trying to be more like me’ Sitting at a picnic table in the sun, Yael Ston…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Tony winner Phyllis Newman has died at 86 by Rachel Yang

Phyllis Newman, who won a Tony Award for Subways Are for Sleeping, has died at 86. Deadline first reported the news. Her son, Vogue theater critic Adam Green, confirmed his mother’s deat…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

3 Dramatic Ideas for the Movie Industry from a Broadway Producer.

Here’s something I never thought I’d say . . . thank God I don’t produce movies. Why sure, sure, the theater ain’t no producin’ picnic, but . . . well, let me just ask you this . .…

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Look Back at Sebastian Stan in Picnic on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen star celebrates his birthday August 13.

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Ice Cream, Heartbreak, and the World of Outdoor Theatre

by Lauren Spencer The band strikes up in an intentionally dissonant arrangement of the ?Star-Spangled Banner.? Audience members scurry to their picnic blankets, hastily reapply sunscreen, a…

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Donna Vivino Interview: "DNA" + "Waiting For Johnny Depp" by Adam Rothenberg

I first got to interview Broadway’s Donna Vivino back in 2014 when she was getting to release her debut album Beautiful Dreamer. It’s so exciting to catch up with her as we discuss the r…

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Summer Shorts 2019: 13th Annual Festival of New American Short Plays: Series B by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Neil LaBute’s “Appomattox” is the most substantial of the three plays and deals with a topic new to his work. Two long-time friends, Frank, black, and Joe, white, are having a picnic i…

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