Thursday, May 3, 2018

Jayne Mansfield - Hollywood Starlet, Polyglot Intellectual, Or Practicing Satanist? (Or All Three?) by Artsjournal1

"Some of the best known lurid 'facts' about Jayne Mansfield, the American film star of the '50s and '60s, are based on rumour. So the directors of a new documentary about her short and scand…

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Kathie Lee Gifford to Write and Star in Feature Film Love Me to Death by Ryan McPhee

The Today Show host will also collaborate on songs for the movie, having previously written the book and lyrics for Broadway's Scandalous.

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Monday, April 30, 2018

One Playwright Takes On the Voices of William Inge and Tennessee Williams in New Memory Play by Ruthie Fierberg

Philip Dawkin takes audiences into the scandalous rendezvous between two of American theatre’s legendary writers.

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Riverdale's Camila Mendes Spills on Jughead Kiss & The New Romantic With Brett Dier by Young Hollywood

Riverdale's Camila Mendes Spills on Jughead Kiss & The New Romantic With Brett DierYoung Hollywood is hanging out with TV stars Camila Mendes ("Riverdale") and Brett Dier ("Jane the Virgin")…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

MY FAIR LADY,?HAMILTON, and More?Featured in New Season of THE HISTORY OF THE?WORLD IN?100 PERFORMANCES by BroadwayWorld

A new season of The History of the World in 100 Performances with Adam Gopnik begins on Monday, April 30, with a look at the 1956 original Broadway premiere of My Fair Lady. The season conti…

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The New Season of The History of the World in 100 Performances with Adam Gopnik to Feature MY FAIR LADY and HAMILTON by TV News Desk

A new season ofThe History of the Worldin 100 Performanceswith Adam Gopnikbegins onMonday, April 30, with a look at the 1956 original Broadway premiere ofMy Fair Lady.The season continues wi…

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

The Country Wife review at Southwark Playhouse, London – ‘an awful lot of fun’ by Rosemary Waugh

From 1753 up until 1924, William Wycherly’s The Country Wife was deemed too scandalous to be performed, though by today’s standards, this

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Sunday, March 25, 2018

Review: ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ by the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music by Natalie Barsoum

W.A. Mozart’s opera, Le nozze di Figaro, came to life last night in the Hartke Theatre. Based on Beaumarchais’s scandalous and once-banned play, it depicts intrigue, class conflict, and …

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Friday, March 23, 2018

The Importance of Being Earnest by Arts Review

A trivial comedy for serious people, Artefact Theatre Co. presents Oscar Wilde’s exquisitely scandalous satire on Victorian manners, The Importance of Being Earnest at the Irene Mitchel…

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

Devil With the Blue Dress: play about Monica Lewinsky opens in London by Zahra Dalilah

A new drama revisits the scandalous relationship between Bill Clinton and his former intern, as seen by five women in the White HouseThe relationship between Bill Clinton and Monica Lewinsky…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Candy Buckley by Zack Calhoon

Candy Buckley-Broadway: Cabaret, After the Fall, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Cabaret, Scandalous, Ring Round the Moon. Off- Broadway: The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters, Valhalla, Shockheaded P…

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Arena Stage announces its next season, starting with Broadway hopeful Dave by Tim Treanor

A fantasy about a high school teacher who becomes a Presidential double and then the de facto President when the real President suffers from a scandalous illness will open a season for Arena…

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Friday, February 23, 2018

“Denim Doves” presents something new at Sacred Fools by Blouin Artinfo

“Denim Doves” is currently on stage at Sacred Fools, Los Angeles.The play is written by Adrienne Dawes and lyrics are by Cyndi Williams. Original Music and Arrangements are by Ellen Wark…

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Hot Hoofers! Meet the Sexy Dancers That Keep Chicago Dazzling by

The Tony-winning revival of Chicago has been playing on Broadway for 21 years now. Its scandalous story, thrilling leading lady roles and that jazzy Kander and Ebb score keep its razzle…

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Hindle Wakes by Wendy Caster

Sex. It's a tricky thing, is sex.Throughout history, including now, cultures have sought to tame sex's complexity via rigid rules, assumptions, and limitations (particularly for women), with…

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Riverdale's Skeet Ulrich Talks FP Jones & Alice Cooper's Relationship by Young Hollywood

Riverdale's Skeet Ulrich Talks FP Jones & Alice Cooper's RelationshipStar Skeet Ulrich joins us for this week's installment of Riverdale Rapid Fire Recap where we're breaking down the juicie…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

A Scandal is Revealed in MAD AS HELL at Jermyn Street Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Documenting the scandalous relationship between Peter Finch and Eletha Barrett in Hollywood, Cassie McFarlane's Mad As Hell will continue Jermyn Street Theatre's Spring Scandal Season. A bat…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

PICT goes Wilde with three-part program at The Frick by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

This weekend, there will be two scandalous Victorian shows at The Frick Pittsburgh: the “Undressed” exhibition organized by London’s Victoria & Albert Museum, and “Wilde at the F…

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Coronation of Poppea by Arts Review

Celebrating 450 years since the birth of Monteverdi, Pinchgut Opera presents one of the greatest operas of all time, Coronation of Poppea, at Sydney’s City Recital Hall from 30 Novemb…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Review: ‘M. Butterfly’ never takes flight by Charles Isherwood

That silk kimono hides a scandalous secret in “M. Butterfly,” David Henry Hwang’s 1988 Tony Award-winning drama about the romance between a French diplomat and the Chinese opera singer…

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First Look at Clive Owen & Jin Ha in Julie Taymor's Vibrant M. Butterfly Staging Is Here

David Henry Hwang's Tony-winning plat M. Butterfly is back on Broadway with Tony winner Julie Taymor at its helm. The thrilling production stars Clive Owen and Jin Ha as a married F…

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Melbourne Fringe – Creatures of the Night Cabaret by Arts Review

Creatures of the Night Cabaret started out in November 2016 as a one night only covers show by La Trobe University Student Theatre. While it shows its student origins, there’s no doubting …

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look - Shakespeare Gets a Country Twist in DESPERATE MEASURES at York Theatre Company by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company production of Desperate Measures, the knee-slappin' new musical with a nod to Shakespeare's Measure for Measure, with book and lyrics by Peter Kellogg Anna Karenina …

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Monday, August 21, 2017

Austrian filmmaker Dieter Berner’s biopic ‘Egon Schiele’ now in theaters by Blouin Artinfo

Austrian filmmaker Dieter Berner highlights one of the darkest and most scandalous painters of his time with his biopic of Egon Schiele that was released in theaters on Wednesday, August 16,…

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Emma Degerstedt, Conor Ryan, Lauren Molina and More to Lead DESPERATE MEASURES at York Theatre Company; Cast, Creatives Set! by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, in association with Cecilia Lin and Hu Guo, has announced the cast and creat…

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Friday, August 11, 2017

‘The Sinner’ at Revue Cinema, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

The 1951 controversial German film “The Sinner” (Die Sünderin) directed by Willi Forst will be screened at Revue Cinema, Toronto.The main cast of the movie were Hildegard Knef, Gus…

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Clive Owen and Julie Taymor Team Up for a Dazzlingly Re-Envisioned M. Butterfly by Broadwaydirect

A star-crossed love story and a drama of international espionage: David Henry Hwang’s M. Butterfly tells the incredible tale of a French diplomat’s scandalous twenty-year affair with a m…

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'From the Land of the Moon' at Laemmle Playhouse 7, Pasadena by Blouin Artinfo

"From the Land of the Moon", a 2016 French film directed by Nicole Garcia and starring award-winning French actress Marion Cotillard, will be screened at Laemmle Playhouse 7, …

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Brutal! Vulgar! Dirty! Mae West and the gay comedy that shocked 1920s America by Polly Stenham

Mae West ended up in court for writing The Drag – a play about a closeted gay socialite that ended up banned. Polly Stenham, who’s directing a revival, celebrates the star who took a lim…

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony-Nominee Carolee Carmello by Behind The Curtain

You might not know this man but you sure will know this woman, the effervescent Carolee Carmello. Carolee swings by to discussFALSETTOS, PARADE, LESTAT, THE ADDAMS FAMILY, SCANDALOUS, TUCK E…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

‘Don Giovanni’ at San Francisco Opera, San Francisco by Blouin Artinfo

“Don Giovanni”, the renowned opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, is currently being staged at the San Francisco Opera, San Francisco and will run through June 30, 2017.Accompanied by the m…

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