Friday, October 22, 2021

Transverse Orientation review – beauty and disgust from Dimitris Papaioannou by Lyndsey Winship

Sadler’s Wells, LondonFake babies waving to the audience, an imposing puppet bull and an optical illusion of entwined limbs combine in a cocktail of contradictions Is there anywhere else y…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:54AM

NEWS: Meet the first-ever completely new cast of Queens in West End SIX by Press Releases

A brand-new cast has been announced for blockbuster SIX The Musical now running at the West End's Vaudeville Theatre. The fresh faces for the six wives of Henry VII take over in Toby Marlow …

SOURCE: at 06:30AM
Thursday, October 21, 2021

Odds & Ends: Women of the Movement, Starring Tony Winner Adrienne Warren, Gets Premiere Date by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Women of the Movement Arrives on ABC in January Women of the Movement, ABC's upcoming series starring Tina Tony winner Adr…

SOURCE: at 04:54PM

The casting couch with Todd Mckenney and Nancy Hayes by Aussie Theatre

After performing side-by-side in two sold-out seasons of Richard Alfieri’s SIX DANCE LESSONS IN SIX WEEKS, these two multi-talented performers

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 01:12AM

Tony Winner Ari'el Statchel Departs The Visitor at the Public Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

The Band's Visit Tony winner Ari’el Stachel will no longer appear in the previously announced new musical The Visitor at The Public Theater. In a social media announcement posted on Octobe…

SOURCE: at 12:32AM

The Phantom of the Opera's John Riddle on Getting Sappy as the Show Readies for Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

John Riddle was six months into his stint as Raoul, Vicomte de Chagny in The Phantom of the Opera when Broadway shut down. Now, 18 months later, he's getting ready to return to the stage whe…

SOURCE: at 12:32AM
Wednesday, October 20, 2021

‘Joy matters’: UK theatre festival tackles hard-hitting issues with a sense of fun by Chris Wiegand

HighTide’s Inventing the Future weekender will feature six new scripts that playfully consider serious subjects, says artistic director Suba Das A sense of joy and playfulness is vital for…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:54PM

A New Audio Miniseries Amplifies The Lives Of Essential Workers And Their Families by Jeryl Brunner

Isolated Incidents, a six-part miniseries from the Broadway Podcast Network, highlights the universal struggles that we felt in 2020.

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:20AM

MET Opera productions to premiere across Australian cinemas by Gabi Bergman

From October 30, opera fans will be able to enjoy the return of the Metropolitan Opera, with six new productions

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 12:39AM
Tuesday, October 19, 2021

New York City Center’s 2021 Fall for Dance Festival: Programs 1 and 2 by Joel Benjamin

The final work on Program 1 was its finest.  A.I.M. By Kyle Abraham presented its director’s “Our Indigo: If We Were a Love Song,” a deeply moving paean to the darker meanings of love…

SOURCE: at 12:23PM

STC launches Act 1 of 2022 season by Aussie Theatre

Sydney Theatre Company Artistic Director Kip Williams last night unveiled Act 1, six shows to kick off STC’s 2022 season

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 07:45AM

All hail the new Six Queens! by Kitty Underwood

Amy Di Bartolomeo, Amanda Lindgren, Claudia Kariuki, Dionne Ward-Anderson, Tsemaye Bob-Egbe and Meesha Turner are the new Queens at the Vaudeville Theatre. The post All hail the new Six Quee…

SOURCE: at 05:29AM
Monday, October 18, 2021

In the News: Guggenheim's Works & Process Fall Slate, a Bookish Wedding With Lin-Manuel Miranda, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Producers Isaac Robert Hurwitz and Seth A. Goldstein launch Hugo Six, a new multimedia production company.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:15PM

Producers Isaac Robert Hurwitz, Seth A. Goldstein Form Broadway Transmedia Company Hugo Six (EXCLUSIVE) by Brent Lang

Producers Isaac Robert Hurwitz and Seth A. Goldstein are teaming up to launch Hugo Six, a transmedia production company that will focus on Broadway content and talent. Co-founded by Hurwitz …

SOURCE: Variety at 11:46AM

For Black Boys Who Have Considered Suicide When the Hue Gets Too Heavy review by Arifa Akbar

New Diorama theatre, LondonRyan Calais Cameron’s exploration of race and masculinity is timely and has potent moments but this production feels underdeveloped British dramatist Ryan Calais…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:48AM
Sunday, October 17, 2021

‘A Quick 5’ with Danielle Guy, director of Dominion Stage’s production of ‘Five Women Wearing the Same Dress’ by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Danielle Guy is directing Dominion Stage’s production of “Five Women Wearing the Same Dress,” a comedy by Alan Ball (HBO’s “Six Feet Under” and “True Blood”), which opens Nov…

SOURCE: at 04:03PM
Friday, October 15, 2021

In the News: Six Celebrates Vinyl Release With TikTok Live Stream, Experience Odd Man Out in Darkness at The Flea by Talaura Harms

Plus, Lincoln Center Moments, a performance series for adults with dementia, returns this fall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:58PM
Wednesday, October 13, 2021

SIX vlog their last performances at the West End's Lyric Theatre! by Official London Theatre

The wonderful West End Queens vlog their last performances of Six at the Lyric Theatre. Natalie Paris gives us an insight into her childhood and what goes on in the wings? Watch to find out.…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:00PM

RED CARPET INTERVIEWS – Chicken & Biscuits, and SIX by Automatic Episode Import

This episode feature interviews from SIX and Chicken & Biscuits Opening Nights. Follow @BwayPodNetwo

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Call Redialed: NEW Ryan Bauer-Walsh Interview: The Rainbow Lullaby, First LGBTQIA+ Lullaby album, Ali Forney Center, Banana Duck (gender neutral cloth by Adam Rothenberg

I have been a fan of Ryan Bauer-Walsh ever since we met back in 2012. Prior to the global pandemic, I got to see Ryan in Seven Angel’s Theatre 2019 production of my all time favorite music…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 08:54PM

Know a Theatre: Six Points Theater of St. Paul, Minn. by American Theatre Editors

Formerly the Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company, this Twin Cities mainstay is dedicated to new work rooted in Jewish culture.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:51PM

The Wilma presents New Saloon’s Minor Character by Brad Rothbart

The Wilma returns to live, in-person performance with Minor Character, a play presenting six translations of Chekhov’s Uncle Vanya at the same time. Brad Rothbart reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 05:28PM

Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch return to NYC’s legendary Bemelmans Bar at The Carlyle by Deb Miller

Beginning this month, Jim Caruso (the recipient of six MAC Awards and nine BroadwayWorld Awards for his nightclub and virtual performances) and Billy Stritch (who recently toured with Tony B…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:59PM

Beanie Feldstein, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Sharon D. Clarke and Other Broadway Artists on Theater’s Comeback by Rebecca Rubin

After a devastating industry-wide shutdown, Broadway has finally reopened with performances of beloved shows like “Hamilton,” “Wicked” and new plays and musicals such as “Six,” …

SOURCE: Variety at 04:26PM

Six, Chicken & Biscuits, Is This A Room. Theater Boosters. Darren Criss, Pal Joey to hustle on Broadway at last. #Stageworthy This Week by New York Theater

“Booster” has taken on a new meaning in the age of COVID, which Broadway has embraced in its own way. Some 250 people have been hired (so far) to serve as safety team members in Broadway…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 10:59AM
Sunday, October 10, 2021

Six: The Musical by Joseph Pisano

More concert than musical, the 80-minute show's libretto adds little to its cast album, with the lyrics of each queen's autobiographical song also pruning their individual histories to a poi…

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This Week on Broadway for October 10, 2021: Tony Yazbeck by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere speak with Tony Yazbeck. Reviews include SIX, Beyond Babel @ The Gym at Judson, Laura Benanti @ 54 Below, Repertorio Español’s La Bre…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Saturday, October 9, 2021

Six by Richard Seff

Here we have it, an early offering after the Pandemic drought, a new musical playing eight performances a week in a Broadway theatre. That in itself  is big news since the theatre district …

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Going Back to "Pass Over"—and live theater by Broadwayandme

  I went to see a show this week.  There was a time when that wouldn’t have been a remarkable statement. I routinely saw 150 shows a year and shared my thoughts about many of them here.…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 10:36AM

Hit Your Mark, Die Beautiful Review. What’s so bad about Off Off Broadway. by New York Theater

 “Hit Your Mark, Die Beautiful” lured me in because it was being promoted as a “Waiting for Guffman” for Off Off Broadway, which I took to mean a comic but affectionate look at how …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 10:26AM
Friday, October 8, 2021

Six The Musical by Elyse Trevers

To many,“Six the Musical” was the show that was mere hours away from opening night when Broadway shut down in March 2020. A smash hit in London’s West End, the show had already created…

SOURCE: at 06:47PM

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