Friday, May 24, 2019

I Tweeted As Susan Sontag by Artsjournal1

Starting in January 2018, Rebecca Brill started sending out short excerpts from Sontag’s published diaries on Twitter every day. And what happens when one does this? “You will start talk…

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Blueleaf Theatre Announce Line-Up For A New Leaf At The Old Red Theatre by BroadwayWorld

The line-up was announced today for Blueleaf Theatre's new writing event, A New Leaf, at The Old Red Lion Theatre. The event is a showcase of six exciting new scripts in development, directe…

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Rebecca Pow appointed culture minister in reshuffle by Georgia Snow

Rebecca Pow has been appointed culture minister, following a reshuffle that saw Michael Ellis leave the job for a position in the

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

REVIEW: Oklahoma! by JK

Review of the Sunday, May 19, 2019 matinee performance at the Circle in the Square Theatre in New York City. Starring Will Brill, Damon Daunno, James Davis, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Allie Stroke…

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Warner Bros. and DC Present “Batman: Hush” by Blouin Artinfo

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and DC present “Batman: Hush” — the next entry in the popular series of “DC Universe Movies.” The animated film rotates around a mysterious villain …

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The Crowd You're in With is trapped in 2007, both dramatically and politically by Dan Jakes

Why do people always turn into sneering jackasses during dinner parties in plays? A group of politically engaged Chicago north siders gets together for a casual …

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Steven Boyer, Sas Goldberg, Greg Hildreth & More to Lead Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow at MCC by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for Halley Feiffer's newest comedy, Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow, set to arrive off-Broadway this spring in a production with MCC Theater. Trip Cullman will dir…

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‘A succession of distinctive performances’: THREE SISTERS – Almeida Theatre by Tom Bolton

Rebecca Frecknall’s rich production of Three Sisters takes place in a bubble of unreality, both alluring and doomed to burst.

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Monday, May 20, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Megan Monaghan Rivas by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Louis Stein) Megan Monaghan Rivas is a dramaturg, director, and playwright based in Pittsburgh, PA. She has been honored by the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas (LM…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Ain't Too Proud by Billboard

The five men of the Temptations — well, the Broadway version of them — chat with Rebecca about their electrifying new show and the groundbreaking group that inspired it.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Odds & Ends: Patti LuPone to Appear at 2019 Obie Awards & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Patti LuPone & More to Appear at 2019 Obie Awards A starry lineup of talent has been announced to take part in the 64th Ann…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Broadway's Loverly My Fair Lady Revival to End Its Run; West End Production in the Works by Lindsey Sullivan

Bartlett Sher's sweeping revival of My Fair Lady will conclude its run on July 7. The production began previews on March 15, 2018 and officially opened on April 19, 2018. My Fair Lady will h…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Rachel Bloom by Barry Gordin

Rachel Bloom’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Lives On By: Iris Wiener May 14, 2019: There is no stopping Rachel Bloom, the co-creator, writer and star of Crazy Ex-Girlfriend; the energizer bu…

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

The week in theatre: Rosmersholm; Human Jam; Jude – review by Susannah Clapp

Duke of York’s; Camden People’s theatre; Hampstead, LondonHayley Atwell excels in a dazzling new Ibsen adaptation, while Thomas Hardy has a hand in dramas about HS2 and a Syrian cleaner …

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Oklahoma! by Billboard

What makes the new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! so groundbreaking? Actor Patrick Vaill (Jud Fry) and orchestrator/arranger/music supervisor Daniel Kluger join Rebecca …

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf Interview: "More About The Melody: Rodgers & Co" at Birdland Jazz by Adam Rothenberg

After our July 2018 interview about Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf’s More About The Melody, I am thrilled to sit back down with Mairi to discuss her next installment. This show will spotlight the mu…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

Kiss Me Kate by Billboard

Stars Will Chase, Kelli O'Hara and Corbin Bleu chat with host Rebecca Milzoff about their Tony-nominated musical comedy and its modern update currently on Broadway.

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Rosmersholm review – Atwell and Burke are breathtaking in Ibsen masterpiece by Michael Billington

Duke of York’s, LondonDuncan Macmillan’s deft but daring tweaks underline the majesty of this sexually charged study of faith and heartbreak This has been dubbed Ibsen’s darkest and mo…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Odds & Ends: Sing Street Musical Sets World Premiere at New York Theatre Workshop & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Sing Street Musical Sets World Premiere at New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway's New York Theatre Workshop has announced th…

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Rebecca Naomi Jones on Playing a 'Ballsy Dame' in the New Revival of Oklahoma! by Caitlin Moynihan

For Rebecca Naomi Jones, playing Laurey Williams in the 75th anniversary production of Oklahoma! is more than wearing plaid and singing some of the most well-known show tunes of all time. Da…

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Immersive Oklahoma! Extends Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

Now there are more chances to catch the innovative new Broadway staging of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! The cheered revival has received an extension at the Circle in the Square Th…

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Innovative Oklahoma! Revival Extends Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

Now there are more chances to catch the acclaimed new Broadway staging of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! The cheered revival has received an extension at the Circle in the Square The…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

'Be More Chill' on Broadway by Billboard

First it was a viral sensation off-Broadway; now, Joe Iconis' musical Be More Chill has hit its biggest stage yet. Stars Gerard Canonico, Stephanie Hsu and George Salazar reflect on their sh…

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Rebecca Naomi Jones stops by HQ to chat about starring as Laurey in the revival of Oklahoma! and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Tony Awards' Final Set of Rulings: Hadestown's Reeve Carney & Eva Noblezada Eligible as Leads & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on April 26 for the final time this season to confirm the eligibility status of 10 Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2019 To…

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Beth Leavel, Amber Gray, Rebecca Naomi Jones, and More Set For The Actors Fund's 2019 Gala by BroadwayWorld

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, announced today their lineup of performers to pay special tribute to this year's …

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Michael Urie Will Host 2019 Actors Fund Gala Honoring Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, More by Andrew Gans

Performers will include Amber Gray, Beth Leavel, Michael Potts, Damon Daunno, Rebecca Naomi Jones, and Sarah Stiles.

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Sarah Stiles, Beth Leavel, Amber Gray & More to Perform at 2019 Actors Fund Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of performers, presenters and guests have been announced to take part in the 2019 annual gala of The Actors Fund. The previously announced event, honoring Harvey Fierstein, J…

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REVIEW ROUND-UP: Three Sisters at the Almeida Theatre by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews for Rebecca Frecknall’s production of Three Sisters.

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

VIDEOS: Ben Platt Performs Songs from SING TO ME INSTEAD at YouTube Space NY by Marika O'Hara

Grammy, Tony, and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt stopped by the YouTube Space in NYC toperform songs from his debut album Sing To Me Instead and chat with Billboard journalist, Rebecca Milzoff.…

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