Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Trinity Rep Executive Director Tom Parrish to Step Down by Veronica Maldonado

He leaves the company after six years, triggering a nationwide search for his successor.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:46PM

Six the Musical’s return: Disabled theatregoers are still not being heard by Naomi Westerman

After it was announced that Six the Musical would not return to the Arts Theatre but the Vaudeville, Disabled fans were left devastated due to its lack of accessibility. Outreach Officer, Na…

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 10:03AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Long Live the King! (Lear, that is…and Cordelia too) by Philip

In calendar year 2014 I saw four different productions of Shakespeare’s “King Lear.” In all of them, and six or eight others over the years, Lear and his daughter Cordelia [spoiler ale…

SOURCE: sceneonstage.com at 04:20PM

Opera in the Outfield®: Rossini’s Cinderella | August 28, 2021 @ Nationals Park by The Kennedy Center

https://www.kennedy-center.org/wno/home/education/opera-in-the-outfield/ Celebrate the twelfth season of free opera broadcasts by joining Washington National Opera at Nationals Park for Ros…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12PM
Thursday, July 22, 2021

SIX Encore!|Stars in the House, 7/29/21 @ 8 PM ET by Stars In The House

ABOUT US: In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and theaters across the world closing their curtains indefinitely, SiriusXM host Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer James Wesley creat…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:08PM

Stars in the House Welcomes Six's Abby Mueller, Brittney Mack, and Samantha Pauly July 22 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:34PM

Adrienne Warren to Return to Her Tony-Nominated Title Role When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Bows Again by Lindsey Sullivan

When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical returns to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on October 8, so will its original leading lady Adrienne Warren! The triple threat, who is nominated for a Tony Award …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Steppenwolf Theatre names two new artistic directors by Chris Jones

Glenn Davis, 40, and Audrey Francis, 42, will succeed Anna D. Shapiro, who announced her departure in May, effective at the end of August, and after six years in the high-visibility and inev…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 10:55AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

VIDEO: See Audra McDonald, Jennifer Hudson, Tituss Burgess & More in a New RESPECT Featurette!

McDonald is the recipient of a record-breaking six Tony Awards; Hudson won an Academy Award for her portrayal of Effie White in Dreamgirls; and Burgess is known for Broadway roles in The Lit…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:49PM

Exclusive! Watch Kristin Chenoweth in New Clip from Schmigadoon! by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to take a trip to Schmigadoon! The new musical TV series, which stars Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key leading a cast that includes stage favorites Aaron Tveit, Kristin Chenoweth, A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Everyman Theatre’s all-live 2021/22 season kicks off in August by News Desk

Six-play lineup includes family hits, award-winning Broadway plays, updated American classics, and world premieres.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:12AM
Monday, July 19, 2021

Head of Classic Stage Company to Depart in 2022 by Laura Zornosa

The Tony Award-winning director John Doyle will leave after six years at the theater — but not before directing two musicals.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 11:12AM

54 – SIX The Musical: Carrie-Anne Ingrouille, Choreographer by Automatic Episode Import

In this episode in our SIX the Musical series, we are chatting with the choreographer of SIX, Carrie

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 01:01AM
Friday, July 16, 2021

Schmigadoon! Review. Sweet and stuck musical TV series parodying Broadway musicals by New York Theater

Being stuck is not necessarily a bad thing inside the world of “Schmigadoon!”, the star-studded musical series parodying Golden Age musicals, the first two episodes of which launched on …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:49PM

Photos: New Shots of the Queens of the SIX UK Tour!

The multi award-winning musical phenomenon SIX, written by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss, in on tour in the UK and we have your first look!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:47PM

Schmigadoon!, Starring Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key, Premieres on Apple TV+ July 16 by Talaura Harms

The cast of the six-episode musical comedy parody also includes Alan Cumming, Ann Harada, Ariana DeBose, Jane Krakowski, and Aaron Tveit.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:00AM

Experience: I was stabbed while playing Hamlet by Conor Madden

The audience thought it was part of the play and gave us a round of applause. I remember thinking I was about to die When I was cast in a travelling production of Hamlet in 2011, I was very …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:48AM

Six the musical announces move to Vaudeville Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Representatives of the monarchy have proclaimed that the Queens from Six the musical will move to the Vaudeville Theatre. This post Six the musical announces move to Vaudevil…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 05:27AM
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Remy Bumppo and Teatro Vista name new artistic directors by Kerry Reid

Marti Lyons takes over at Remy Bumppo, while Lorena Diaz and Wendy Mateo share the top job at Teatro Vista. There's been a lot of changeover in top leadership at…

SOURCE: www.chicagoreader.com at 04:30PM

West End Production of Six Will Move Theatres by Dan Meyer

The Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss musical is currently running at London's Lyric Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:00AM

London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 14 June by Hira Desai

Six to transfer to the Vaudeville Theatre from 29 September and & Juliet returns to the West End from 24 September! Find out more in our Theatreland news roundup. The post London Theatre…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:28AM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Cecily Strong and Cinco Paul Share Their Musical Theatre Obsessions Ahead of SCHMIGADOON Premiere by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview HERE: https://bway.world/CecilyCincoSchmigadoon Richard Ridge chats with series creator Cinco Paul and star/producer, Cecily Strong about Schmigadoon! What happens…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:42PM

NEWS: Round House Theatre Announces 2021-2022 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

44th Season Includes American Premiere Of Hit West End Dramedy, Launch Of Major New Play Festival With Two World Premieres, D.C. Premiere Of New Jocelyn Bioh Play, Gala With Broadway Lead…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:18PM

I’VE BEEN CAST AS BITCHY THEATRE CRITIC MR SNARL – IT’S A ROLE I COULDN’T TURN DOWN by Robert Shuman

(Michael Billington’s article appeared in the Guardian, 7/13; Photograph: Marilyn Kingwill.) Starring in a Zoom production of the play Masks and Faces tested my acting skills – not to me…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 02:55PM

Word Up! Live: Opera by The Old Globe

Collaborate in real time with this Mad Libs-inspired opera Word Up! Live this Friday, July 16 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on our outdoor plaza.  Join us for the music, a fun family-friendl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:17PM

I’ve been cast as a bitchy theatre critic – it’s a role I couldn’t turn down | Michael Billington by Michael Billington

Starring in a Zoom production of the play Masks and Faces tested my acting skills – not to mention my singing About six weeks ago a small bombshell landed in my inbox. Headed “A Job Offe…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:03AM
Monday, July 12, 2021

VIDEO: SIX's Natalie Pilkington Accepts Boyfriend's Proposal On Stage!

After a performance of the Six UK tour, the theatre was treated to an extra special on-stage surprise... Natalie Pilkington, a swing in the production who was playing Anne Boleyn at the per…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:53PM

The Queens Behind the Queens: A Look at Six's Pop Influences by Marc J. Franklin

Ahead of the show's return to Broadway, meet the artists that inspired Lucy Moss and Toby Marlow's score.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:44PM

VIDEO: Sing Along to a Musical Sneak Peek From SCHMIGADOON!

The six-episode season, co-created by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio, and directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, also stars Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth, Aaron Tveit, Dove Cameron, Ariana DeBose, Fred …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:35PM

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Pushes Up Broadway Return Date; Tickets Now on Sale by Caitlin Moynihan

Grab your time-turner because Jack Thorne and John Tiffany's Tony-winning Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has moved up its Broadway return. Originally announced to resume performances at…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Sunday, July 11, 2021

Twelfth Night review – love’s a costume change away in backstage-set version by Mark Fisher

Bard in the Botanics, GlasgowShakespeare’s play on the unreliability of appearances works well in the wings of a theatre, but this 90-minute streamlining perhaps cuts too much You can see …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:42PM

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