Saturday, January 19, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Danie Steel by Zack Calhoon

Danie Steel is excited to be making her debut with New Light Theater Project. Previous NYC Theater credits include: Marie (The Maid) in The Lesson, Rebecca Landel in A Real Boy. MFA graduate…

Linked From Visible Soul at 10:06AM
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Brandon Uranowitz, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Lisa Brescia, and More to Perform With Broadway Artists for World Peace by Ruthie Fierberg

The annual benefit concert features performances by singers from The Band’s Visit, King Kong, and many more this February.

Linked From Playbill at 04:57PM
Friday, January 11, 2019

Drury Lane casts Rebecca Hurd as Sophie in 'Mamma Mia!' by Kt Hawbaker

On Friday, Drury Lane Theatre announced casting for its production of “Mamma Mia!” The show will be directed by artistic director William Osetek and choreographed by Jane Lanier with mus…

Linked From Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:15PM

Jojo Ruf, Welders’ co-founder, named Managing Director of Theater J by Tim Treanor

Jojo Ruf, a co-founder of the Welders Playwriting Collective and the Coordinating Producer of DC’s Women’s Voices Festival in 2015, will take the reins as the new Managing Direct…

Linked From DC Theatre Scene at 09:36AM
Thursday, January 10, 2019

Orfeh and Derek Klena Will Join Rebecca Luker and Teal Wicks for Steven Jamail Concert at The Green Room 42 by Adam Hetrick

Luker, a three-time Tony nominee, will perform a song written for her by Jamail.

Linked From Playbill at 03:46PM
Saturday, January 5, 2019

Real Review: A Man and A Woman Eras Apart Merge Surreally in New York by New York Theater

“I am a man,” says a middle aged white woman, Dominique (Rebecca Gibel), at the beginning of “Real,” which you could call a ghost story.  “I am a man because it’s how you see me…

Linked From at 11:48PM

“Bird Box” Breaks Viewership Records, Announces Netflix by Blouin Artinfo

Netflix has claimed that its original movie "Bird Box," starring Sandra Bullock has been viewed by 45 million accounts in its first seven days on the streaming service, which sets a new reco…

Linked From at 06:19AM
Thursday, January 3, 2019

West End Production of SUMMER AND SMOKE Must Close 19 January by BroadwayWorld

Sonia Friedman Productions confirms the previously announced end-date of 19 January 2019 for the West End production of Summer and Smoke. Audiences have less than three weeks to catch Rebecc…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:10AM
Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Serenity at Cobble Hill Cinemas by Blouin Artinfo

From the creative mind of Academy Award nominee Steven Knight comes a daringly original and stylized thriller.Steven Knight’s fast paced sleek thriller “Serenity” will hit the screens …

Linked From at 04:34PM
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Former Model shared of her Underage relationship with Woody Allen by Blouin Artinfo

Former model and actor Christina Engelhardt has admitted to having a long-term relationship with actor and director Woody Allen in the 1970s. In an interview with Hollywood reporter she said…

Linked From at 03:58PM

Ah, That Simpler Time When Children Made Their Own Toys … by Artsjournal1

Rebecca Onion: “In mid-December, as I struggled to keep my own toy purchases under control, the idea of 19th-century children constructing their own playthings — probably by the fire…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 01:24PM
Monday, December 24, 2018

‘Blew me away’: SUMMER & SMOKE – West End ★★★★★ by Carole Woddis

Rebecca Frecknall’s production of Summer & Smoke with its chorus of pianos fits as snugly into the Duke of York’s as it must have done at the Almeida.

Linked From at 08:00AM
Friday, December 21, 2018

BWW Interview: Forbes Masson Talks SUMMER AND SMOKE by Rona Kelly

Music sits very much at the heart of director Rebecca Fracknell's vision of Summer and Smoke, the stage surrounded by pianos. Giving us an insight into how that world is created on stage, ac…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:49AM
Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Rebecca Luker, Katie Rose Clark, and Teal Wicks Will Perform Work of Steven Jamail at Green Room 42 by Adam Hetrick

The January 28 concert will also feature Janet Dacal, Raymond J. Lee, Autumn Hurlbert, and more.

Linked From Playbill at 02:10PM


EXCLUSIVE: Ben Sprecher raised and spent millions on a Broadway musical version of Rebecca  that never opened. For his next act, he wants to recreate an Old World family restaurant, update…

Linked From Broadway Journal at 01:42PM

Director Gregory Mosher Exits Broadway Revival of All My Sons Over Casting Dispute; Jack O'Brien Steps In by Andy Lefkowitz

Gregory Mosher has departed the upcoming Roundabout Theatre Company production of All My Sons over a disagreement with Rebecca Miller, daughter of the late scribe Arthur Miller, on casting. …

Linked From at 10:54AM

Director Quits Broadway ‘All My Sons’ Because He Wasn’t Allowed To Cast Two Black Actors by Artsjournal1

“Director Gregory Mosher said in an interview that his association with the Roundabout Theatre Company revival — which will star Annette Bening and Tracy Letts and begin performances…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 09:42AM
Sunday, December 16, 2018

If The World Is On Fire, Is It OK To Talk About Books? by Artsjournal2

Rebecca Makkai, author of The Great Believers, has some questions – and some answers. “No one I know is unaware that this is a particularly weird time to make art, rather than t…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 01:42PM
Friday, December 14, 2018

Kiss Me, Kate review – ferociously funny festive treat leaves a bitter taste by Catherine Love

Crucible, Sheffield Standout turns from strong female leads can’t tame the darkness at the heart of Cole Porter’s Shakespearean musicalKiss Me, Kate is a musical of many layers. The fict…

Linked From The Guardian at 11:18AM
Thursday, December 13, 2018

Star-Packed Premiere of To Kill a Mockingbird Opens on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The highly anticipated new stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird opens at Broadway's Shubert Theatre on December 13. The world premiere produc…

Linked From at 12:32AM
Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Daniel Fish's Immersive Oklahoma! Will Transfer to Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

On the heels of an acclaimed production at Brooklyn's St. Ann's Warehouse, the innovative new staging of Oklahoma! from director Daniel Fish will move to Broadway's Circle in the…

Linked From at 02:42PM

‘Patsy Ferran is phenomenal, it is a career-defining role’: SUMMER & SMOKE – West End by Nick Lambert

One of the toughest things for an actor to do is bring the audience with them when they have a life-changing epiphany which totally reverses their worldview; Patsy Ferran does this remarkabl…

Linked From at 09:15AM
Monday, December 10, 2018

Photo Coverage: New York Stage and Film Gala Honors Patricia Wettig, Ken Olin and Johanna Pfaelzer by BroadwayWorld

Just last night, New York Stage and Film held its annual Winter Gala, featuring performances and appearances by Tony Award nominee and Pulitzer Prize finalist Jon Robin Baitz, Tony Award nom…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:12PM

See the Stars of The Prom & More Attend the New York Stage & Film Gala by

The New York Stage and Film Company hosted theater, film and television greats at its winter gala honoring artists and industry creatives on December 9. Broadway stars in…

Linked From at 04:42PM

See the Stars of The Prom & More Attend the New York Stage & Screen Gala by

The New York Stage and Screen Company hosted theater, film and television greats at its winter gala honoring artists and industry creatives on December 9. Broadway stars …

Linked From at 02:36PM
Sunday, December 9, 2018

Broadway at the Cabaret: Tony Yazbeck, Matt Doyle, Rebecca Luker & Many More by BroadwayWorld

What good is sitting alone in your room this week If you don't already have plans to see a Broadway show, come out to see your favorite Broadway stars in a cabaret act instead. Highlight…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:01AM
Wednesday, December 5, 2018

School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play to Be Filmed by WNET-TV for 2019 Airing by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has announced that Jocelyn Bioh's School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play will be captured on film by WNET-TV in advance of its December 9 closing da…

Linked From at 12:04PM

Dick Whittington and His Cat review – fantastic panto is the rat's whiskers by Andrew Pulver

Oxford PlayhouseWith showers of sweets, a street-smart feline and plenty of gags for the grown-ups, this is a supremely comic productionYou don’t expect panto to tamper with the classic in…

Linked From The Guardian at 07:04AM
Friday, November 30, 2018

‘It’s an absolute gift to any actor’: Rebecca Lock plays Lilli in Sheffield Crucible’s Kiss Me, Kate by Olivia Mitchell

Fresh from starring as Ms Fleming in Heathers, Rebecca Lock is tackling the tough but exciting role of Lilli in the Sheffield Crucible’s production of Kiss Me, Kate. Rebecca chatted to us …

Linked From at 09:00AM

‘There’s not a weak link here’: SUMMER & SMOKE – West End by Ian Foster

Rebecca Frecknall’s production of Summer & Smoke has lost none of its charge, mainly through retaining the electric chemistry between its leads – an exceptional Patsy Ferran as Alma…

Linked From at 06:00AM
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Photo Flash: First Look at the New Cast of WITNESS FOR THE PRESECUTION by BroadwayWorld

Eleanor Lloyd Productions and Rebecca Stafford Productions today release the first images featuring the new cast of Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie, now in its second year in …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:55AM

All that Chat