Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Shaw’s Saint Joan updated by Cogency

Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw, a new version with additional scenes by Chelsea Marcantel. Bud Martin directs at Delaware Theater Company, Wilmington Delaware through February 24, 2019. &…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Anne-Marie Duff to Star in Sweet Charity at Donmar Warehouse by Andy Lefkowitz

London's Donmar Warehouse has announced a new staging of the classic musical Sweet Charity headlined by West End star Anne-Marie Duff. Artistic Director Josie Rourke will helm the produc…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Our Lady of Kibeho review – startling story of a heavenly 'visitation' by Michael Billington

Royal and Derngate, NorthamptonKatori Hall’s astonishing drama, based on the alleged visions of three schoolgirls, explores the power of faith and miracles as Rwanda’s genocide loomsKato…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Mandi Masden & McKinley Belcher III to Lead New York Premiere The Light at MCC Theater's New Venue by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has announced McKinley Belcher III and Mandi Masden as stars of The Light, a two-hander by Loy A. Webb (His Shadow) set to make its New York premiere in 2019. …

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Michael Stuhlbarg Sets New York Stage Return in Socrates at the Public by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Michael Stuhlbarg will head back to the New York stage in 2019, taking on the title role in Tim Blake Nelson's world premiere play Socrates at off-Broadway's P…

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Mother of the Maid: Glenn Close, Grace Van Patten Hot as Mom and Saint Joan by David Finkle

★★★ Jane Anderson's follows a mother whose difficult child turns out to be a saint in the making The post Mother of the Maid: Glenn Close, Grace Van Patten Hot as Mom and Saint Joan a…

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Sunday, September 30, 2018

Uncle Romeo Vanya Juliet by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Previous experiments from this adventurous theater group helmed by artistic director Eric Tucker include two versions of Twelfth Night performed in repertory, Hamlet and Saint Joan performed…

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Monday, September 17, 2018

Tony Carlin to take over role of Louis in ‘Bernhardt/Hamlet’ by Caitlin Huston

Understudy Tony Carlin will take over the role of Louis in “Bernhardt/Hamlet,” replacing Paxton Whitehead who has left the production for health reasons. Carlin, whose recent Bro…

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Tony Carlin Takes Over for Paxton Whitehead in Broadway's Bernhardt/Hamlet by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veteran Tony Carlin has stepped in for the role of Louis in Theresa Rebeck's world premiere play Bernhardt/Hamlet. Carlin, who was originally understudying the role, replaces To…

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Tickets Are Now on Sale for New Broadway Comedy The Nap by

Tickets are now on sale for The Nap, a new comedy about the world of snooker—the British version of pool—written by Olivier nominee Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors). The produ…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Transparent Standout Alexandra Billings & More to Lead New Broadway Comedy The Nap by Andy Lefkowitz

Alexandra Billings, a veteran of the Golden Globe-winning series Transparent, will appear on Broadway for the first time this fall in the American premiere of The Nap, a new comedy abou…

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

“Antony & Cleopatra” at the Olivier Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

William Shakespeare’s “Antony & Cleopatra” will be on stage at Olivier Theatre, London.  “Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (“Twe…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 2nd - HEAD OVER HEELS Tops Social Chart Two Weeks In A Row! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 13.07, Summer 3.79, Once On this Island 3.30, My Fair Lady 2.89 and The Band's Visit 2.83. The top growing current Broadway pla…

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Sunday, July 1, 2018

“Antony & Cleopatra” at National Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“Antony & Cleopatra” will be on stage at National Theatre, London. It is written by William Shakespeare. Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Saint Joan by Arts Review

Sydney Theatre Company brings to life one of history’s greatest heroines, Joan of Arc, in the fast paced and riveting political drama, Saint Joan at the Roslyn Packer Theatre until 30 J…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Dual Tony Triumph, Three Tall Women Breaks House Record for Third Time by

The week preceding the 72nd Annual Tony Awards was a strong one at the Broadway box office, as theatergoers caught up with the nominated productions in advance of Broadway's biggest nigh…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Three Tall Women Star Glenda Jackson Wins First Tony Award: 'What a Thrill' by Andy Lefkowitz

Glenda Jackson has won her first Tony Award. The iconic star triumphed in the Leading Actress in a Play category for her turn in the Broadway-premiere production of Edward Albee's Pulitz…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Frozen Remains Ahead of Competitors in Advance of Tony Night by

We're less than a week away from the 2018 Tony Awards, and the most celebrated shows of the Broadway season are seeing increases at the box office. That includes Disney's newest hit,…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

‘Billions’ Star Condola Rashad Talks Saints, Trolls And Being Joan Of Arc – Tony Awards Watch by Greg Evans

A few hours after Condola Rashad goes to the stake for the final time in Broadway’s Saint Joan, the Billions actress gets an altogether different toast at Radio City Music Hall: She…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Observe the Joan of Arc Feast Day with These Six Scenes from MTC's Revival of Saint Joan

Watch performances from the Broadway revival of Saint Joan.

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MTC's SAINT JOAN Enters Final Two Weeks by BroadwayWorld

Manhattan Theatre Club's new Broadway production of Saint Joan written by Nobel Prize in Literature and Academy Award winner Bernard Shaw and directed by Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan is…

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Females Dominate as Mean Girls & Three Tall Women Break House Records by

Two female-centric productions made history during this past holiday week on Broadway. The Tony-nommed and Audience Choice Award-winning new musical Mean Girls crushed…

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Dria Brown plays Joan of Arc. How being a woman of color affects Bedlam’s Saint Joan by Sarah Scafidi

Bedlam Theatre Company of New York City once again returns to DC, bringing their acclaimed, stripped-down production of George Bernard Shaw’s Saint Joan at Folger Theatre.  Audiences migh…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Review of ‘Saint Joan’ by Elyse Trevers

Who was Saint Joan? Subject of many books, movies and plays, The Maid, as she was sometimes called, has been a fascinating historical figure. Defying her gender and station, she was able to…

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Theatre Review: ‘Saint Joan’ by Bedlam Theater Company at Folger Theatre by Elle Marie Sullivan

George Bernard Shaw’s “Saint Joan” is about the young farm girl Joan who became a military hero in 15th century France. She claimed to receive visions for Saint Catherine, Sain…

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

In the Moment: ‘Saint Joan’ by Bedlam Theater Company at Folger Theatre by David Siegel

Bedlam’s take on George Bernard Shaw’s Saint Joan will resonate with many Blue State denizens with its updated, coolness factors and fine acting. Under Eric Tucker’s direction, Bedlam …

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Saturday, May 19, 2018

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony! Day 8- Condola Rashad Hits the 2017 Tony Red Carpet! by Alexa Criscitiello

On Day 8, we celebrate Best Leading Actress in a Play nominee, Condola Rashad, who is being recognized for her work in the religious drama, Saint Joan.

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Review: ‘Saint Joan’ by Bedlam Theater Company by Sophia Howes

Long before he wrote about her, George Bernard Shaw referred to Saint Joan as one of those “half-witted geniuses, enjoying the worship accorded by all races to certain forms of insanity.…

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Review: Saint Joan, a funky, spunky, stripped-down Shaw by Alexander C. Kafka

Brevity is not the soul of Saint Joan’s wit. Even at three and a half hours’ running time, however, the George Bernard Shaw classic never flags in Bedlam’s funky, spunky, stripped down…

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The small-cast ‘Saint Joan’ at Folger Theatre is a mighty big deal. by Peter Marks

Bedlam’s theater Eric Tucker stages Shaw’s famous play with wit and deftness.

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Review: ‘Me and My Girl’ Underwhelms at Encores! by Christopher Caggiano

By Christopher Caggiano, Contributing Writer, May 16, 2018 In the 1980s, the landscape for Broadway musicals was bleak. As the decade wore on, American musicals were fewer and fewer in numbe…

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