Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mr. Broadway June 2019: The Prom's Brooks Ashmankas by JK

Mr. Broadway June 2019 is that increasingly rare creature - a constantly working stage actor. He's constantly in regional theaters, and has done a few TV shows and a movie. And he's been a s…

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Theater review: Coward’s ‘Present Laughter’ opens at Pear Theatre by Joanne Engelhardt

Who doesn’t love a heady dose of Noel Coward — especially one of his frothy, sophisticated comedies about the foibles of love in all its guises? There is much to like, as well as much th…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Ready, Set, Tony! Get to Know the Fab Five Up for Leading Actor in a Musical Tony Award by Paul Wontorek

When the Tony Awards telecast begins on Sunday, June 9, 40 nervous and excited actors will take their seats at Radio City Music Hall, hoping to win Broadway’s biggest prize. Throughout the…

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Friday, May 24, 2019

NT Live's Fall Broadcast Slate to Launch With A Midsummer Night’s Dream Starring Game of Thrones’ Gwendoline Christie by Adam Hetrick

The lineup also includes the National Theatre premiere of Hansard, starring Lindsay Duncan, and Fleabag star Andrew Scott in Present Laughter at the Old Vic.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Matthew Warchus to introduce bisexual character to Noel Coward’s Present Laughter by Georgia Snow

Matthew Warchus is to gender swap several roles in his forthcoming production of Present Laughter, which will introduce a bisexual central character

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Nathan Lane, Sole Star above the Title at Last in “Gary—A Sequel to Titus Andronicus” at The Booth Theatre by Richard Seff

Nathan Lane is enjoying one of theatre’s longest running careers. He’s been brightening stages ever since 1975 when at 19 he made his off-Broadway debut, and 1982 when he first bounced o…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Ellen Harvey & John Lenartz to Join Kristolyn Lloyd in Little Women at Primary Stages by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veterans Ellen Harvey and John Lenartz have joined the cast of Kate Hamill's new theatrical version of Little Women, set to debut at off-Broadway's Cherry Lane Theatre next m…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

What Was the Worst Review Nathan Lane Ever Received? by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway vet shares what you need to know about his new play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus and shares a scathing review of his performance in Present Laughter.

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Book Now For PRESENT LAUGHTER, Starring Andrew Scott by BroadwayWorld

Matthew Warchuswill directAndrew Scottin Noel Coward's provocative comedy, Present Laughter, at London's Old Vic, opening on 25 June, with previews from 17 June.Book tickets here

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Production news round-up: Jason Donovan joins West End Joseph cast and Andrew Scott to star in Present Laughter by The Stage

This week, it was announced that Jason Donovan would be returning to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, this time to play

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Andrew Scott to Star in Present Laughter at London's Old Vic by Ryan McPhee

Matthew Warchus will direct the Noël Coward comedy.

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Andrew Scott to star in Noel Coward play at The Old Vic by Eleni Cashell

If you’re a fan of Sherlock actor, Andrew Scott, (and let’s face it, who isn’t!), then you’ll be delighted to hear he’s going to be returning to the West End stage in June.Andrew w…

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NEWS: Andrew Scott will star in Matthew Warchus’ production of Noel Coward’s Present Laughter at The Old Vic by Press Releases

The Old Vic today has announced that Matthew Warchus will direct Andrew Scott in Noёl Coward’s provocative comedy Present Laughter, opening on 25 June 2019, with previews from 17 June. …

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Andrew Scott Will Lead PRESENT LAUGHTER At The Old Vic by BroadwayWorld

The Old Vic today announces that Matthew Warchus will direct Andrew Scott in No l Coward's provocative comedy, Present Laughter, opening on 25 June, with previews from 17 June.

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Andrew Scott to star in Noёl Coward’s Present Laughter at Old Vic by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Matthew Warchus is to direct Andrew Scott in Noel Coward's Present Laughter at the Old Vic Theatre London in June 2019. This post Andrew Scott to star in Noёl Coward’s Pre…

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Andrew Scott to star in Present Laughter at the Old Vic by Georgia Snow

Andrew Scott will star in Noel Coward’s Present Laughter at the Old Vic, it has been announced. Scott will lead a cast

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Ferryman Welcomes Brian d’Arcy James, Holley Fain & a Company of New Stars by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented slate of stage veterans join the cast of Jez Butterworth's fiery new drama The Ferryman beginning on February 19. They replace the original company of principal stars, who pla…

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Great Performances by John Simon

What exactly is a great performance by an actor or actress on stage or screen? Or if not exactly, because it involves something words seem unable to express fully, at least approximately.It …

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Steve Allen To Star In Matthew Warchus-Helmed PRESENT LAUGHTER At The Old Vic by Alexa Criscitiello

The Daily Mail has reported that actor Steve Allen Sherlock will star in a production of Noel Coward's Present Laughter at The Old Vic Theatre this June.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Brian d’Arcy James, Shuler Hensley, Blair Brown & More Tapped for The Ferryman by Lindsey Sullivan

A slew of Broadway alums will be gathering around the Carney family table! Jez Butterworth's acclaimed play The Ferryman will welcome a number of new cast members to the company on Febru…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Kristine Nielsen to Join Nathan Lane & Andrea Martin in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus by Andy Lefkowitz

Kristine Nielsen will return to Broadway in 2019, rounding out the cast of Pulitzer finalist Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus. George C. Wolfe will dir…

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Kristine Nielsen joins cast of ‘Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus’ by Caitlin Huston

Kristine Nielsen will star alongside Nathan Lane and Andrea Martin in “Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus.” Nielson, a Tony Award nominee for “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Hillary and Clinton Completes Broadway Cast with Peter Francis James as Barack Obama & Zak Orth as Mark Penn by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming Broadway premiere of Lucas Hnath's Hillary and Clinton. Peter Francis James will portray Barack Obama alongside Zak Orth as Mark Penn, joining the pr…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Kelley Curran to Join the Cast of Public Theater's Mother of the Maid Starring Glenn Close by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's Public Theater has announced the addition of Kelley Curran to the cast of the New York premiere play Mother of the Maid written by Jane Anderson. Curran will join the comp…

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

Katrina Lenk, Tony Shalhoub and THE BAND'S VISIT Cast to Present Scenes by John Cariani Benefitting Wintergreen Arts Center by BroadwayWorld

Members of the original Broadway cast of the 10-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical, The Band's Visit-including Tony Award winners Katrina Lenk and Tony Shalhoub-will come together for a on…

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Full Cast Announced for Menier Chocolate Factory’s ‘Pack of Lies’ by Blouin Artinfo

The Menier Chocolate Factory has announced the full cast for its major revival of Hugh Whitemore’s “Pack of Lies.” Hugh Whitemore adapted Pack of Lies from his Act of Betrayal whi…

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Tickets Are Now on Sale for New Broadway Comedy The Nap by

Tickets are now on sale for The Nap, a new comedy about the world of snooker—the British version of pool—written by Olivier nominee Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors). The produ…

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Monday, July 16, 2018

REVIEW: Present Laughter, BroadwayHD ✭✭✭ by Paul T Davies

By Paul T Davies Paul T Davies reviews the recent Broadway production of Noel Coward’s Present Laughter starring Kevin Kline now streaming on BroadwayHD This post REVIEW: Present Laugh…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Transparent Standout Alexandra Billings & More to Lead New Broadway Comedy The Nap by Andy Lefkowitz

Alexandra Billings, a veteran of the Golden Globe-winning series Transparent, will appear on Broadway for the first time this fall in the American premiere of The Nap, a new comedy abou…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Christine Lahti to Star as Gloria Steinem in Off-Broadway's Gloria: A Life by Andy Lefkowitz

Emmy-winning actress Christine Lahti has been announced as the title star of Gloria: A Life, a new audience-interactive play about journalist and activist Gloria Steinem. The previously anno…

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Review Roundup: Richard III Goes to High School in TEENAGE DICK by Review Roundups

Ma-Yi Theater Company, in association with The Public Theater, present the world premiere play by Mike Lew, now playing through Sunday, July 29, 2018. TEENAGE DICK, which follows Ma-Yi's phe…

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