Friday, August 12, 2022

Kent State, Céspedes join forces for exceptional ‘West Side Story’ at Porthouse by Alan Smason

By ROY BERKO In the fall of 1957, I had a mind-blowing experience. I saw the newly opened Broadway production of West Side Story. At the time, all I knew about the show was that it was bas…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 09:38PM
Monday, August 8, 2022

Acting Company's The Three Musketeers and Romeo and Juliet Announce Casting

The alternating productions will launch in New York City before touring to 16 states.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:48AM
Friday, August 5, 2022
Thursday, August 4, 2022

Mulligan Official Trailer | Short Film | [email protected] by Stratford Festival

Mother, Rose and Daughter, Margaret are about to play their last golf game of the season. Rose is determined to be at her daughter but when a mystical child caddy appears the duo's day gets …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM

PETER PAN, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, ROMEO AND JULIET & More to be Featured in BroadwayHD's Back-to-School Collection

Whether a Broadway freshman or seasoned senior, BroadwayHD viewers can get schooled in theatre classics like The Sound of Music and Romeo and Juliet, to more advanced theatre titles like The…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:01PM
Monday, August 1, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ presented by The Bard’s Wagon Players by Andrew White

The summer of 2022 has been a time to reconnect with live theatre, and especially live, community theatre. This year, The Bard’s Wagon Players returned to Reisterstown and Catonsville with…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:43PM
Monday, July 25, 2022

Romeo and Juliet review – a fierce and physical attraction by Mark Fisher

Grosvenor Park Open Air theatre, ChesterThe friskiness of title characters Samuel Awoyo and Joëlle Brabban is matched by the punchy assurance of their delivery Juliet is on her balcony in a…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:18AM
Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Take a Look at Romeo and Juliet at Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival by Michael Wiltbank

The production launches the Shakespeare Festival's 2022 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM
Friday, July 15, 2022

ROMEO AND JULIET | Christine Shevchenko and Calvin Royal III by American Ballet Theatre

Don't miss the final few performances of ABT's Summer Season! Experience ROMEO AND JULIET on stage at the Metropolitan Opera House through Saturday, July 16 💔 🎥: #ABTPrincipal Dancers…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:56PM

ROMEO AND JULIET | Cassandra Trenary and Herman Cornejo by American Ballet Theatre

Don't miss the final few performances of ABT's Summer Season! Experience ROMEO AND JULIET on stage at the Metropolitan Opera House through Saturday, July 16 💔 🎥: #ABTPrincipal Dancers…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:47PM
Friday, July 8, 2022

PAUL SCOFIELD: AN ACTOR FOR ALL SEASONS by Ron Fassler

Paul Scofield as Sir Thomas More in the film of “A Man for All Seasons” (1966).The title of Garry O’Connor’s 2002 biography Paul Scofield: An Actor for All Seasons seemed an appropr…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 09:23AM
Friday, July 1, 2022

ROMEO AND TYBALT | ABT's Summer Season ⚔️ by American Ballet Theatre

Romeo and Tybalt return to the Metropolitan Opera House for the final week of #ABTMet22 ⚔️ Don’t miss ROMEO AND JULIET this July 11 – 16, choreographed by Kenneth MacMillan. Get y…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:01PM
Wednesday, June 29, 2022

VIDEO: James Corden Teaches Ex-Footballers Shakespeare on THE LATE LATE SHOW

James Corden headed to London's iconic Shakespeare's Globe to direct a production of the Bard's 'Romeo and Juliet' featuring Ex-England football stars Neil 'Razor' Ruddock, Paul Merson, Carl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:58AM

James Corden Directs Ex-England Football Stars At Shakespeare's Globe - #LateLateLondon by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James heads to London's iconic Shakespeare's Globe to direct a production of the Bard's "Romeo and Juliet" with Ex-England football stars: Neil "Razor" Ruddock, Paul Merson, Carlton Palmer, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:35AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Shakespeare in Love’ at Keegan Theatre by Charlotte Selton

With four centuries passed, it seems likely there will be new versions of “Romeo And Juliet” for at least several centuries more. One example, “Shakespeare in Love,” imagines a Willi…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 07:51PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II & Corey Hawkins to Star in Suzan Lori-Parks' Topdog/Underdog on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Suzan Lori-Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog is returning to Broadway this fall for a 20th anniversary production. Tony winner Kenny Leon will direct the play, which will featu…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:33PM
Friday, June 10, 2022

Starcrossed review – gay romance riff on Romeo and Juliet is a giddy delight by Miriam Gillinson

Wilton’s Musical Hall, LondonRachel Garnet’s reframing ditches Shakespeare’s lovers for a smitten Tybalt and Mercutio. Can this winning couple alter their fate? Romeo is in a terrible …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:18AM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

On the Couch with Shiv Palekar

The post On the Couch with Shiv Palekar appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 06:59AM

Tony! (The Tony Blair Rock Opera) review – Harry Hill puts the party into politics by Ryan Gilbey

Park theatre, LondonCo-written by Hill and Steve Brown, this is a messy jamboree-bag of songs and silliness that pokes enjoyable fun at the messianic ex-PM Harry Hill and Steve Brown’s X F…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24AM

Heidi Schreck Leads What the Constitution Means to Me Benefit Reading June 9 by Leah Putnam

The reading benefits National Network of Abortion Funds.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:14AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Sets World Premiere of Pat Benatar Jukebox Musical Invincible by Raven Brunner

The musical is a reimagining of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:07PM

Odds & Ends: Billy Porter & Luke Evans to Play Husbands in Film Our Son by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Billy Porter & Luke Evans to Star in Our Son Film Billy Porter and Luke Evans will play husbands in the upcoming drama Our Son, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:24PM
Friday, May 27, 2022

12 Outdoor Shows & Performance Festivals in NYC This Summer, Most Are Free! - How to get tickets to Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of by Raven Snook

How to get tickets to The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of Harlem and other alfresco performances Outdoor theatre has long been a rite of summer in New York Cit…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Romeo and…Bernadette? Why Not; What’s In a Name? by Philip

There are many reasons for taking a date to a community theater production of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” Maybe you are both studying English Lit or are enrolled in acting classe…

SOURCE: sceneonstage.com at 07:49PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Queen’s A Night at the Opera inspires Japanese take on Romeo and Juliet by Chris Wiegand

A Night at the Kabuki, which shifts the star-crossed lovers to 12th-century Japan, will visit London on an international tour A Night at the Opera, the classic rock album by Queen, has inspi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:48AM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Wayne McGregor-Margaret Atwood ballet ‘MADDADDAM’ will finally gets its world premiere in National Ballet of Canada’s new season by Debra Yeo - Toronto Star

Hope Muir’s first full season as artistic director also includes works by Alonzo King and David Dawson, and the return of “The Nutcracker,” “Cinderella,” “Frame by Frame” and …

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 05:00AM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in May - Catch 'Romeo & Bernadette,' 'Fat Ham' at The Public, 'soft' at MCC Theater and more by Raven Snook

Catch Romeo & Bernadette, Fat Ham at The Public, soft at MCC Theater and more --- Broadway's spring season may have wrapped but many of Off-Broadway's most exciting theatre companies con…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Ch. 15- WEST SIDE STORY by Automatic Episode Import

WEST SIDE STORY COMPOSER: Leonard Bernstein LYRICIST: Stephen Sondheim BOOK: Arthur Laurents SOURCE: William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet (1595) DIRECTOR: Jerome Robbins CHOREOGRAP…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:01AM
Friday, April 15, 2022

‘What makes this a really good show is its ability to connect with its audience without taking itself too seriously’: &JULIET – West End by Louise Penn

My first visit to this flashy jukebox musical inspired by Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet was in December 2019, so it was great fun to revisit recently.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival Announces Casting for 2022 Summer Season by Margaret Hall

The three-show season will consist of Romeo and Juliet, Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play, and Where We Belong.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM
Tuesday, March 15, 2022

American Shakespeare Center breathes new life into ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Gwyneth Sholar

A spirited show that moves us to root for the young lovers like never before.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:11PM

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