Thursday, May 16, 2024

Tony Nominee Eddie Redmayne on Playing Cabaret's Emcee: 'It's Beyond Imagination' by Darryn King

Eddie Redmayne’s current workout regimen involves having a man beat the bejeezus out of him once a week. “In one way it’s emotional therapy,” he told The Broadway Show of his massag…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2024

The House Party review – teenage debauchery brings Strindberg to Saltburn by Chris Wiegand

Minerva theatre, ChichesterWrithing and retching while sandwiched between spectators, revellers navigate class, sex and power at Miss Julie’s 18th birthday celebration The Minerva’s last…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:24AM

Adelaide Repertory Theatre presents Moonlight and Magnolias by Aussie Theatre

Cast: Adam Schultz as David O Selznick  Scott Batters by as “Victor Fleming Terry Crowe as “Ben Hecht and Rebecca

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Monday, May 13, 2024

Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The lead of the show is film star Eddie Redmayne, who won the Olivier Award for his performance as the Emcee in the London production and is also Tony nominated for this show. Director Rebec…

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I Can Get It For You Wholesale, Starring Santino Fontana, to Release Off-Broadway Cast Recording by Hayley Levitt

Concord Theatrical Recordings will release a cast recording of Classic Stage Company's acclaimed off-Broadway revisal of I Can Get It For You Wholesale in early fall 2024. The production ra…

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Concord Theatricals Will Release Cast Recording of CSC's I Can Get It for You Wholesale by Andrew Gans

The star-studded company featured Santino Fontana, Judy Kuhn, Adam Chanler-Berat, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Julia Lester, Joy Woods, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM

Cas Recording Will Be Released For I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE Starring Santino Fontana

A cast recording will be released this fall for the Classic Stage Company’s acclaimed 2023 revisal of I Can Get It For You Wholesale, starring Tony Award® winner Santino Fontana, alongsid…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:36AM
Monday, May 6, 2024
Monday, April 29, 2024

Rebecca Aparicio Wins SDCF's 2024 Barbara Whitman Award by Molly Higgins

The award recognizes a female, trans, or non-binary director who has developed a clear and distinctive artistic voice and demonstrated unique vision in their theatrical work.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced by Lauren Yarger

Off-Broadway’s Dead Outlaw leads the musical pack with nine nominations. Stereophonic is the most nominated Broadway show, with seven. Nominees for the 2024 John Gassner Award for New…

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Eddie Redmayne, Gayle Rankin and More Toast Cabaret's Return to Broadway by Hayley Levitt

Cabaret is back on Broadway in the fifth mounting of John Kander, Fred Ebb and Joe Masteroff's classic musical since its 1966 premiere. This production—Rebecca Frecknall's Olivier Award-w…

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Monday, April 22, 2024

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel to Get London Concert Performance by Logan Culwell-Block

Jamie Muscato, Christine Allado, and Rebecca Caine will star in the one-night-only event at Royal Festival Hall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:02PM

Theater Interview: GSC’s Rebecca Bradshaw on “Water’s Rising: Festival of New Climate Action Plays” by Bill Marx

"We need hope in the possibility of change in order to survive what’s coming."

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The Broadway Review: ‘Cabaret’ a carnal, queer hotbed of thrills by Brittani Samuel

Director Rebecca Frecknall’s creepy interpretation of the legendary classic pulls you in with fantasy, then crushes you with reality.

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Sunday, April 21, 2024

A New CABARET For The Ages On Broadway — Review

Theatrely's Broadway review of Cabaret directed by Rebecca Frecknall and now in performance at the August Wilson Theatre (Kit Kat Club). The production stars Eddie Redmayne, Gayle Rankin, an…

SOURCE: Theatrely at 09:40PM

Banging Denmark review – misogynist podcaster meets feminist scholar by Rachael Healy

Finborough theatre, LondonChanneling the Gamergate saga and the world of the online pickup artist, Van Badham’s disturbingly timely play offers dark laughs and rewarding nuance Jake Newhou…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:02AM
Friday, April 19, 2024

Playwright Jocelyn Bioh to Be Recognized by the Dramatists Guild for Jaja's African Hair Braiding by Darryn King

The playwright Jocelyn Bioh, whose Jaja’s African Hair Braiding opened on Broadway in 2023, is to be honored by the Dramatists Guild at their annual ceremony on May 6 at Sony Hall. Bioh is…

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Monday, April 15, 2024

Las Borinqueñas by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Nelson Diaz-Marcano’s "Las Borinqueñas," the latest play in the Ensemble Studio Theatre/Alfred P. Sloan Foundation’s Science and Technology Project, has a fascinating, little known stor…

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This is a tight, strong, remarkable cast, and the staging, by Rebecca Aparicio, is directed as a dance of both struggle and joy for the senses.

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Thursday, April 11, 2024

The Girl on a Motorcycle by Melissa Anderson

A strikingly incompatible Marianne Faithfull and Alain Delon star in Jack Cardiff’s fascinating and bizarre biker film from 1968. Marianne Faithfull as Rebecca in The Girl on a Motorcycle…

SOURCE: 4columns at 08:00PM
Sunday, March 31, 2024

Bear Snores On review – characterful creatures learn the importance of home by Lyndsey Winship

Regent’s Park Open Air theatre, LondonFun songs and exciting immersive touches delight children and adults alike in a lively picture book adaptation from actor Cush Jumbo and Katy Sechiari…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:54AM
Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Rebecca Frecknall Is Bringing ‘Cabaret’ Back to Broadway by Douglas Greenwood

The British director Rebecca Frecknall’s immersive revival of the Kander and Ebb musical was a hit in London. This spring, she’s bringing it to Broadway.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:02AM
Tuesday, March 26, 2024

IMPRESSIONS: Triskelion Arts Split Bill #42 with Rebecca Margolick and Kashia Kancey by The Dance Enthusiast

"Rebecca Margolick’s Reservoir and Kashia Kancey’s I Believed It Too premiered in the latest iteration of the theater’s Split Bill Series, which brings together pairings of emerging NY…

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Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Photos: Bradley Cooper, Adam Driver, Kit Connor & More on the Red Carpet for AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE

The stars aligned on 50th Street last night as An Enemy of the People celebrated its opening night at the Circle in the Square Theatre. In attendence for the big night were Bradley Cooper, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24PM
Monday, March 18, 2024

Theatre Review: ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ at Compass Rose Theater by Sue Tilberry

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” now playing at Compass Rose Theater is a delightful and moving production. This 2005 Tony Award-winning musical (written by Rachel Sheinkin, …

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

F-U-N C-H-A-O-S by Jack Helbig

William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin’s 2005 musical about a swarm of blooming, buzzing tween-age lexophiles began life as a fully improvised play, C-R-E-P-U-S-C-U-L-E, created by Rebecca Feldm…

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Friday, March 8, 2024

Rebecca Ende Lichtenberg Back at Studio Theatre After Stint at Shakespeare Theatre by American Theatre Editors

Citing a personal decision involving her husband, who works at STC, Ende Lichtenberg has returned to her former job.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:32AM

Starter for Ten review – sparky musical loses points for focus by Arifa Akbar

Bristol Old VicAdaptation of David Nicholls’ novel about a student’s class-inflected coming of age scores for its songs but its energy becomes unhinged Long before the post-university ro…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:12AM

Julie review – Rebecca Frecknall’s sensational take on Strindberg by David Jays

ITA, AmsterdamThe British director of Cabaret and A Streetcar Named Desire makes a gripping debut with the acclaimed Dutch company Julie wobbles into the kitchen, hiding from her own 21st bi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:54AM
Thursday, March 7, 2024

Work It Out review – keep fit drama delivers great results by Chris Wiegand

Home, ManchesterIn Eve Steele’s affecting comedy, mental health is explored through Jennifer Jackson’s inspired movement direction Playwrights are naturally drawn to the brain and heart.…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:54AM
Wednesday, March 6, 2024

The Preacher's Wife, New Musical by Tituss Burgess starring Amber Riley, to Premiere in Atlanta by Darryn King

The Preacher’s Wife, a new musical with music and lyrics by actor, singer and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star Tituss Burgess, and starring Amber Riley (TV’s Glee, The Wiz Live!), is set t…

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards