Monday, November 12, 2018

Julius Thomas III & Donald Webber Jr. to Lead Third National Tour of Hamilton; Lin-Manuel Miranda Will Launch Tour in Puerto Rico by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming third national touring production of the mega-hit musical Hamilton. The tour will begin with a previously announced Puerto Rico engagement starring …

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‘A brutal picture of what everyday life is like in solitary confinement’: GILDED BUTTERFLIES – Hope Theatre by Liz Dyer

Debates about the death penalty tend to focus, unsurprisingly, on the moral rights and wrongs of taking a life for a life. Less, perhaps, is known about the dehumanising conditions in which …

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Sunday, November 11, 2018

"I Only Do Work that Terrifies Me" by Marissa Wolf, Rebecca Novick

By Marissa Wolf, Rebecca Novick. Director, dramaturg, and founding AD of Crowded Fire, Rebcca Novick, speaks with Marissa Wolf, the new AD of Portland Center Stage—and former AD of Crowded…

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Friday, November 9, 2018

Charm City Ballet Presents ‘A Christmas Carol’ December 15-16 by News Desk

While it’s Nutcracker season for most dance companies across the region, Charm City Ballet presents something unique: its original full-length ballet, A Christmas Carol. Directors, founder…

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Release Date Set for Brigadoon Cast Album Featuring Kelli O'Hara & Patrick Wilson by Andy Lefkowitz

Ghostlight Records has announced a December 7 digital and physical-CD release date for the cast recording of New York City Center's acclaimed gala staging of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederic…

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Monday, November 5, 2018

Inner Voices 2018 by Wendy Caster

Every couple of years, the theatre company Premieres commissions three sung monologues. The writers are given no limitations in terms of content or theme. The latest three monologues, Inner …

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Breast Cancer Survivor Is One of the Honorees of Women Poets' prize by Blouin Artinfo

The first Women Poets’ Prize, launched by the Rebecca Swift Foundation, upholds empowerment of women by honouring a breast cancer survivor.Poet, and breast cancer survivor Claire Collison …

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Return Engagement of School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play Receives Extension Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has announced an extension for the return run of Jocelyn Bioh's School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play. Originally slated to conclude on November 25…

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‘Courage Everywhere’ at National Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“Courage Everywhere” will be on stage from November 15-18, 2018 at Dorfman Theatre of National Theatre, London. “The show is about rehearsed readings celebrating the fight for politica…

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Token Theatre Friends: Making ‘Oklahoma!’ Sexy With Rebecca Naomi Jones by American Theatre Editors

This week, the Friends discuss Daniel Fish's stripped-down revival of the R&H classic and review 'Lifespan of a Fact' on Broadway (starring Daniel Radcliffe).

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

The highly anticipated new stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird begins its Broadway run at the Shubert Theatre on November 1. The world premiere …

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Oklahoma! by Elizabeth Wollman

Daniel Fish's absolutely stunning Oklahoma, currently at St. Ann's Warehouse where I wish it could somehow live forever, never loses sight of America's gloried past even as it confronts its …

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Tell Me More | Episode 17: Rebecca Luker on Premiere’s Inner Voices 2018, “Scaffolding” by Matt Tamanini

Listen to the episode here: On this episode of BroadwayRadio’s “Tell Me More,” Matt Tamanini talks to three-time Tony nominee Rebecca Luker, who is currently one of the t…

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Photo Coverage: SCHOOL GIRLS Celebrates Opening Night by Jennifer Broski

MCC Theater's return of the critically acclaimed, sold out, extended, award-winning play School Girls or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn …

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Laura Benanti Makes a Loverly Broadway Return in My Fair Lady by Andy Lefkowitz

Laura Benanti takes on the central role of Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed staging of My Fair Lady beginning on October 23, replacing original cast m…

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Rebecca Luker Takes the Stage as Part of the Inner Voices Series of Solo Work by Hannah Vine

The series kicks off performances October 22 at the TBG Mainstage Theatre.

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Photo Flash: Check Out Rebecca Luker, Finn Douglas and Farah Alvin in INNER VOICES by BroadwayWorld

PREMIERESpresents INNER VOICES, the biennial series of solo works featuring new teams of playwrights and composers. Performances begin tonight at 800pm for a limited run through Saturday, No…

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Victoria Clark Directs Rebecca Luker in Jeff Blumenkrantz Musical Scaffolding by Andrew Gans

The new musical is part of the Inner Voices series of solo works, which begins October 22 at the TBG Mainstage Theatre.

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Friday, October 19, 2018

VIDEO: 'Meet Rebecca' in the New Theme Song for CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND by Stage Tube

Rachel Bloom shared the newest theme song for 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' on her YouTube page

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5 reasons to see Summer and Smoke

Rebecca Frecknall’s production of the Tennessee Williams play Summer and Smoke set the stage of the Almeida alight. The show is set to transfer to the Duke of York’s Theatre from 10 Nove…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Rebecca Ende Lichtenberg Named New Managing Director of D.C.'s Studio Theatre by Olivia Clement

Lichtenberg joins the theatre in its 40th season, beginning in December.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Oklahoma! - Far More Than Just Okay by [email protected] (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderThe true strength of a classical piece of theatre is its ability to be re-imagined without losing those elements which made it special in the first place. Case in p…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Rebecca Ende Lichtenberg named new Managing Director of Studio Theatre today by Lorraine Treanor

Studio Theatre’s Board of Trustees announced today that, after an extensive nationwide search for the position of its Managing Director, it has selected Rebecca Ende Lichtenberg, who has s…

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Studio Theatre Names Rebecca Ende Lichtenberg Managing Director by American Theatre Editors

She will work with artistic director David Muse to lead the D.C. theatre.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Kyra Miller by Zack Calhoon

Kyra Miller is a native Brooklynite, an actress and singer who also writes her own work. She has performed her shows at Joe’s Pub (Chosen, Matt Ray on piano), the Cornelia St. Café, the B…

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Her Naked Skin review at Salisbury Playhouse – ‘a timely revival’ by Lesley Bates

When Rebecca Lenkiewicz’s Her Naked Skin premiered in 2008, it was the first play by a living female playwright to be staged

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

'I am not a victim': Rebecca Humphries says Strictly's Seann Walsh 'controlling' by Nadeem Badshah

Actor says comedian aggressively dismissed suspicions about dance partner as she ends five-year relationship The actor Rebecca Humphries has issued a statement urging women not to stay with …

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Rebecca Naomi Jones and Ali Stroker Take the Stage in Re-Imagined Oklahoma! at St. Ann's Warehouse by Hannah Vine

The Brooklyn theatre re-imagines Rodgers and Hammerstein’s 1943 classic in Bard SummerScape's acclaimed production.

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