Thursday, January 19, 2017

Picnic at Hanging Rock, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh by David Kettle

Terror of the brutal rawness of nature in Malthouse Theatre's masterful stage adaptationWe probably think we know the story. From Peter Weir’s cult 1975 film, or even from the origina…

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017

PICNIC AT HANGING ROCK – Edinburgh by Thom Dibdin

Picnic at Hanging Rock, presented at the Lyceum by the Australian companies Malthouse and Black Swan, is a well-crafted production that is never quite as frightening as it wants to be.

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Monday, January 16, 2017

Review: Review: Picnic at Hanging Rock (Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh)

Tom Wright adapts Joan Lindsay's classic novel about five performers solving the mystery of a group of missing girls

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Picnic at Hanging Rock review at Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh – ‘scrupulously presented’ by Thom Dibdin

Emotion, violence and meaning bubble up like magma in Malthouse Theatre’s scrupulously presented take on Joan Lindsay’s 1966 novel, Picnic at Hanging

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Sunday, January 15, 2017

Picnic at Hanging Rock review – a show with volcanic power by Mark Fisher

Royal Lyceum, EdinburghLutton’s production of the classic 1967 novel is a metaphor for the underlying contradictions of colonialismIt feels like an unresolved chord. Everything is on edge.…

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Friday, January 13, 2017

Work by URINETOWN Creators and More Slated for Goodspeed's 2017 Festival of New Musicals, Starting Today by BroadwayWorld

The 12th Annual Goodspeed Festival of New Musicals, produced by Goodspeed Musicals' Max Showalter Center for Education in Musical Theatre, kicks off its much-anticipated three-day festival o…

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Thursday, January 12, 2017

Photo Coverage: Mete the Company of Roundabout's IF I FORGET, With Kate Walsh & More! by Walter McBride

Roundabout Theatre Company will soon present Steven Levenson's The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin Dear Evan Hansen new play, If I Forget, directed by Daniel Sullivan. The cast inclu…

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Meet the cast of Transport Group’s Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba: William Inge in Repertory by Marc J. Franklin

The show, directed by artistic director Jack Cummings III, begins performances February 23.

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Company of Transport Group's PICNIC & COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA by Jennifer Broski

Transport Groupwill soon present Picnic and Come Back, Little ShebaWilliam Ingein Repertory, directed by Artistic DirectorJack CummingsIII, featuringTony nomineeJohn CarianiSomething Rotten …

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

John Cariani, Hannah Elless, Emily Skinner and More Tapped for Transport Group's William Inge Rep; Cast Set! by BroadwayWorld

Transport Group has announced the cast of Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba William Inge in Repertory, directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III.

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Theater News: Emily Skinner, John Cariani, and More to Star in Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba

Transport Group artistic director Jack Cummings III will helm the William Inge plays in repertory.

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Monday, January 2, 2017

New York Festival of Song: The Picnic Cantata/Dinner at Eight

Sat, February 18 @ CenterStage at RCC, presented by Reston Community Center

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Review: ‘Picnic’ at The Catholic University of America by Robert Michael Oliver

Picnic comes to Catholic. And by the time it’s over, lives are overturned, dreams are rekindled, and who knows what will happen next. William Inge, master playwright of the heartland, cap…

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Saturday, December 3, 2016

Theatre Review: ‘Picnic’ at Catholic University of America by Elle Marie Sullivan

Keep yourself warm in these chilly December evenings by seeing “Picnic” at Catholic University. This steamy American classic by William Inge is set one Labor Day weekend in a small town …

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Friday, November 18, 2016

Work by URINETOWN Creators and More Slated for Goodspeed's 2017 Festival of New Musicals by BroadwayWorld

The 12th Annual Goodspeed Festival of New Musicals, produced by Goodspeed Musicals' Max Showalter Center for Education in Musical Theatre, kicks off its much-anticipated three-day festival o…

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016

'THE CURE' at AccorHotels Arena, Paris by Paul Durand

AccorHotels Arena presents a concert by The Cure which will take place on November 15th in Paris. This is the first great tour of The Cure on the continent since 2008.During the last 7 years…

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

What Did You Expect? by Elizabeth Wollman

In Richard Nelson's Hungry, which ran at the Public last spring, the Gabriel family of Rhinebeck, New York, had just finished scattering the ashes of their brother / husband / ex-h…

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Transport Group Announces 2016-17 Season: PICNIC and COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA - William Inge in Repertory by BroadwayWorld

Drama Desk and OBIE-winning Transport Group will present Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba William Inge in Repertory, directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III, two plays in rotating …

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Tony Winner Reed Birney to Star in Man From Nebraska Off-Broadway After The Humans by Ryan McPhee

Reed Birney, who won his first Tony Award this year for his performance in The Humans, will star in the New York premiere of Tracy Letts' Man From Nebraska. The Second Stage Theatre…

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Saturday, August 27, 2016

Off-Broadway Review: A Day By the Sea by Lauren Yarger

Katie Firth, Jill Tanner, Kylie McVey, Polly McKie, Athan Sporek, Philip Goodwin, Julian Elfer, Curzon Dobell, and George Morfogen. Photo: Richard Termine.A Slow, Very Slow, Long Day by…

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Complete Casting Set for Revival of David Hare's Plenty, Starring Rachel Weisz, Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We now have complete casting for the first major New York revival of David Hare’s Plenty. Directed by David Leveaux and featuring the previously announced Rachel Weisz and Corey Stoll,…

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Monday, August 22, 2016

Kabinet K: the dance company letting children play with fire by Judith Mackrell

Staged amid sharp rocks and tin cans on a desolate wasteland, Raw asks its young performers to rip up parental rules, evoking the resilience of those who survive on the margins of societyThe…

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Thursday, August 18, 2016

Wallet-Free Weekend: LA’s No-Cost Culture Guide by Mandi Moss

THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 Theater The Latino Theater Company offers a glimpse of Evelina Fernández's "Mexican Trilogy: An American Story," 6 pm • Downtown • Info   …

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

WICKED, KINKY BOOTS, and SOMETHING ROTTEN to Perform at Grand Central Terminal Summer Sendoff by BroadwayWorld

Grand Central Terminal invites visitors and commuters to this three-day event featuring free, family-friendly entertainment in Vanderbilt Hall. Formerly known as Life's a Picnic, this year's…

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Sunday, August 14, 2016

Review: The Importance of Being Earnest, Lauderdale House by Lucy Streeten

Amidst a sea of hummus pots and picnic blankets, Shooting Stars theatre company picked their way across the lawn of Lauderdale House to perform Wilde’s perennial masterpiece, The Importanc…

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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Two Gentlemen of Verona review – Shakespeare on a gap-year adventure by Alfred Hickling

Grosvenor Park theatre, Chester Proteus and Valentine are demob-happy backpackers swapping sleepy Verona for metropolitan Milan in Alex Clifton’s spirited open-air productionIn Tom Stoppar…

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Monday, August 1, 2016

Spotlight On...Zach Stephens by Michael Block

Name: Zach Stephens
Hometown: Lehigh Valley, PA
Education: Marymount Manhattan
Favorite Credits: The Four Seasons by Charles Mee, Daniel MacIvor’s Never Swim Alone, Fernando Arrabal…

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Friday, July 29, 2016

Chicago’s American Theater Company Will Reimagine Picnic by Michael Gioia

The company’s 32nd season will include three pieces; one planned production has been pushed back to its 33rd season.

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Saturday, July 23, 2016

Review: ‘Don Giovanni’ Puts Winslow Hall Opera on the Map by Mark Beech

For years, English country house operas have been throwing up young pretenders for the crown long worn by Glyndebourne, and just possibly Garsington. To the likes of festivals at Bampton, th…

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Friday, June 17, 2016

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM • Shakespeare Festival St. Louis by Andrea

Royal nuptials, a romantic mis-match, an amateur theatre troupe, and a band of mischievous fairies in an enchanted wood. What could happen, right? You’ll find out in Shakespeare Festival S…

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Thursday, June 16, 2016

Reckless Romantics by Arts Review

Unlocking a convict history, beastly fairytales and the seductive Australian bush will be explored in Reckless Romantics – a new exhibition by Jo Darvall at Sagra Gallery from 18 June…

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