Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Rosaline by Arts Review

A dark tale of juicy revenge and teenage obsession, based on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, Award-winning Australian playwright Joanna Erskine’s Rosaline will premiere at the Kings Cros…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Spotlight On...Dani Franco by Michael Block

Name: Dani FrancoHometown: Raised in Colombia Born in VenezuelaEducation: Theater major degree In Casa del Teatro Nacional in Bogota/Colombia and acting for film and TV in New York conservat…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Douglas Hodge-Scored 101 Dalmatians Musical to Play Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

A brand-new musical adaptation of the classic novel 101 Dalmatians will debut as part of the upcoming season of Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in London. The new tuner, featuring an original…

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Douglas Hodge-Scored 101 Dalmations Musical to Play Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

A brand-new musical adaptation of the classic novel 101 Dalmations will debut as part of the upcoming season of Regent's Park Open Air Theatre in London. The new tuner, featuring an original…

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Romeo and Juliet, Queensland Ballet by Deborah Jones

Queensland Performing Arts Centre, Brisbane, August 28. When Queensland Ballet staged Kenneth MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet in 2014 the then-small company took a huge risk, although one mi…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Cal Shakes Will Present Bilingual ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by American Theatre Editors

The classics theatre will premiere a Spanish-influenced Shakespeare adaptation by Karen Zacarías.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

The Journey To '10,000 Balconies' by Hannah Allam

A Syrian playwright wanted to write a love story based on Romeo and Juliet. Set in Damascus. Performed in Arkansas. After a three-year ordeal, the production comes to stage this weekend.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Romeo and Juliet by Arts Review

Within the literary genre, William Shakespeare’s capacity for complexity of plot plus characterisation via dialogical detail is unsurpassed. The translation of a famed bardic play into bal…

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12 of the Best Ensemble Acting Scenes For All Boys by Performerstuff

12 of the Best Ensemble Acting Scenes For All Boys  Written by Tiffany Wilkie August 28, 2019 It’s competition season. You are probably looking for a powerful scene to feature your…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

David Benedict: How to avoid turning Romeo and Juliet into musical farce by David Benedict

Angela Lansbury, furiously lit up with self-belief, slaying the audience as she devoured Rose’s Turn in Gypsy; Elaine Stritch weaving seamlessly in

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet (Montague Company) review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘a superb cast’ by Anna Winter

Matthew Bourne’s new take on Shakespeare’s tale of doomed teenage love dispenses with the Montague/Capulet family feud and recasts its protagonists as

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Monday, August 26, 2019

On Point with Li Cunxin AO by Arts Review

Attending the talk given by this extraordinary man is an experience and privilege I will never forget. Against a backdrop prepared for the ballet, Romeo and Juliet, Li Cunxin AO delivered hi…

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Sunday, August 25, 2019

Rock ‘n’ roll Romeo and Juliet vibe in ‘Bat Out of Hell’ by Admin

New York City Center, New York, NY.August 7, 2019. Meat Loaf in a musical? I was quite confused but certainly intrigued. Bat Out of Hell has been in the works for many years and recently …

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West Side Story by Arts Review

An acknowledged musical theatre masterpiece, West Side Story, along with a short list of other musicals you could count on one hand, pushed the boundaries of the form. This reworking of the …

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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet review – the thrilling shock of the new by Sarah Crompton

Sadler’s Wells, LondonBourne and his superb dancers inject visceral new life into Shakespeare’s overworked tragedy You’ve got to hand it to Matthew Bourne, choreographer extraordinaire…

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Friday, August 16, 2019

In rehearsal: & Juliet by Eleni Cashell

Think you know everything about Romeo and Juliet? Think again, as the new musical &Juliet changes the tale to give Juliet a whole new story. Rather than picking up a dagger, in this stor…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Bat Out of Hell Star Andrew Polec on Meeting Meat Loaf, His Signature Hair & How a Bike Crash Changed Everything by Caitlin Moynihan

Andrew Polec just won't quit. After playing the role of Strat in Bat Out of Hell in the West End and on tour, he has officially brought the Jim Steinman-Meat Loaf musical to New York City…

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Romeo and Juliet review at Assembly George Square, Edinburgh – ‘messy and naff update’ by Tim Bano

Guy Masterson and Nick Hennegan have long form at the Fringe, separately and together. But here, with Masterson as producer and Hennegan

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A Cross-Curricular Comedy: Football Romeo by Lindsay Price

Both hilarious and touching, Football Romeo by Lindsay Price will appeal to those who love Shakespeare, those who fear Shakespeare, and those who’ve never heard of Shakespeare. The new dra…

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet is vividly danced at Sadler’s Wells

The emphasis is on youth in this production from Bourne’s New Adventures company

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Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘bang on the money’ by Neil Norman

Every generation has its Romeo and Juliet. Franco Zeffirelli and Baz Luhrmann on film, Rudolf Nureyev and Kenneth MacMillan in ballet. Now

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

Matthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet review – an epic snog and a touch of Grease by Lyndsey Winship

Sadler’s Wells, LondonYoung dancers, a reworked score and dynamic choreography bring blasts of rhythm, energy and feeling to the tale of star-cross’d lovers Kissing till your lips are re…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Review: ‘Bat Out of Hell: The Musical’ pummels the senses by Johnny Oleksinski

A radioactive “Romeo and Juliet,” set in a dystopian city whose teens are stuck in their current age forever.

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

ROMEO AND JULIET           Jimmy’s Farm, Wherstead Suffolk by Libby Purves and Friends

   ROCK ’N ROLL N’ ROMEO        Deep under the trees, beyond Jimmy’s meerkat and camel enclosures lies a 1960’s beach: shelter, deckchairs and lounging teens,  Mods and Rocker…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Heritage review – sectarian feuds poison Canada's prairies by Mark Fisher

Pitlochry festival theatreForbidden love blooms between Catholic and Protestant settlers in Nicola McCartney’s razor-sharp study of cultural identity Imagine Romeo and Juliet transplanted …

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Greta Gerwig & Oscar Isaac to Star in Three Sisters at New York Theatre Workshop by Andy Lefkowitz

Screen stars and theater alums Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac will return home to the New York stage this spring in a new mounting of Chekhov's Three Sisters. Tony winner Sam Gold will direct …

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Speaking with Hazen Cuyler Artistic Director Greenhouse Ensemble by Sandi Durell

  Theater Pizzazz’ Marcina Zaccaria spoke with Hazen Cuyler about Greenhouse Ensemble’s upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet to gather more information about the Artistic Director/Fo…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Fringe review: 33 1/3 Chorus Girls by Missy Frederick

In 33 1/3 Chorus Girls, seven comedic sketches are linked by the loose thread of “show business.” A klutzy stand-up comedienne tells academic jokes about Harry Potter, surrounded by heck…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Theatrefolk Featured Play – Drop Dead, Juliet! by Allison Williams by Lindsay Price

Welcome to our Featured Play Spotlight. More love, less death! Drop Dead, Juliet! by Allison Williams is an adaptation of the classic Romeo and Juliet story that goes well beyond your classi…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

Review: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Baltimore Shakespeare Factory by Max Garner

Not to be confused with the Baltimore Shakespeare Festival (1993-2011), the current “BSF” – Baltimore Shakespeare Factory – has another hit on its hands with their new production o…

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