Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Children's Music Star Laurie Berkner Plays Solo At The Bushnell by Christopher Arnott

Laurie Berkner’s latest appearance in Connecticut will be a different experience for the children’s music star’s fans, who are used to seeing her being chased around the stage and play…

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Britain's Abandoned Brass Instruments Are Changing Children's Lives In Uganda by Artsjournal1

The not-for-profit Brass for Africa "has delivered 800 brass instruments to both Uganda and Liberia and reaches over 1000 children weekly. ... The children involved include those living in e…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Ben Schnickel by Zack Calhoon

Ben Schnickel - We Are a Masterpiece is Ben’s fifth production with Retro, having previously appeared in The Butter and Egg Man, An Appeal to the Woman of the House, When You Comin’…

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The Magic of Lauren Ridloff, What Good Came from the End of Dawson's Creek & More Lessons from Children of a Lesser God's Joshua Jackson on Show P by Broadway.com

Though he may be well-known for making hearts flutter during his time on Dawson's Creek, Joshua Jackson has grown so much since the days of Pacey Witter puppy love. T…

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Johanna Day & More to Join Lois Smith in World Premiere Peace for Mary Frances by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony nominee Johanna Day (Sweat) is among the newly announced stars of The New Group's world premiere play Peace for Mary Frances by Lily Thorne. Lila Neugebauer directs the wor…

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, March 28: Happy Birthday, Reba McEntire! by Alexa Criscitiello

Ms. McEntire, the third in a family of four children, grew up on a cattle ranch in the small, rural town of Chockie, Oklahoma. Her father expected all the children to work on the ranch and M…

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Sunday, March 25, 2018

The week in theatre: Macbeth; The Great Wave; The Plough and the Stars; Agnes Colander – review by Kate Kellaway

Royal Shakespeare theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon; Dorfman, National Theatre; Lyric Hammersmith, London; Theatre Royal, BathTragedy meets levity in the RSC’s Scottish play. Plus, a captivatin…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Tim Crouch's BEGINNERS Comes to The Unicorn Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Three families trapped in a waterlogged holiday cottage in Cornwall over summer. The children are bored. The adults are down the pub. It's like this every year.

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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Breaking: Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano Will Lead Broadway Revival of TRUE WEST; Opens January 2019 by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announceda new Broadway production of Sam Shepard's Tony amp Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama TRUE WEST, directed by James Macdonald The Children, starring …

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Ethan Hawke to star in ‘True West’ on Broadway next season by Caitlin Huston

Roundabout Theatre Company will bring “True West” to Broadway next season, starring Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano. The Sam Shepard play will be directed by James Macdonald, who most recently…

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Ethan Hawke, Paul Dano To Head Sam Shepard’s ‘True West’ On Broadway by Greg Evans

Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano will square off in a new Broadway production of Sam Shepard’s True West, the Roundabout Theatre Company announced today. They’ll be directed by James M…

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Amanda Holden to support redevelopment of Polka Theatre as new patron by Matthew Hemley

Amanda Holden has been named a new patron of Polka Theatre. She has been brought on board specifically to support the children’s

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH: Now Voyager by Peter Filichia

Many men get off while fantasizing about little women, but in Don Nguyen’s HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH,...Continue Reading The post HELLO, FROM THE CHILDREN OF PLANET EARTH: N…

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This Week on Broadway for March 11, 2018: Deborah Grace Winer, The Classic American Songbook at Feinstein’s/54 Below by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Deborah Grace Winer about her series The Classic American Songbook at Feinstein’s/54 Below. Reviews include A Playwrig…

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Saturday, March 10, 2018

‘Peter Pan, Jr.’ Flies at the Kentlands Arts Barn (A KAT-2nd Stage Production) by Nicole Hertvik

KAT-2nd Stage is back at the Kentlands Arts Barn with their latest family offering: Peter Pan, Jr. Peter Pan tells the story of the flying boy who never wants to grow up, the magical world h…

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Review: Sperm and Space Collide in Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth

In Don Nguyen's new play, an aerospace engineer decides to help his lesbian friends conceive a child.

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Review: In Search of Intelligent Life and a Willing Sperm Donor by Alexis Soloski

Don Nguyen’s “Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth” asks what it takes to sustain human life, in space and on earth.

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Don Nguyen’s Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Playwrights Realm celebrates the world-premiere opening at The Duke on 42nd Street March 7.

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

For de Blasio, Crash That Killed 2 Children Strikes Close to Home by J. David Goodman

The absence of charges in the deaths of the children inflamed tensions between traffic advocates and the police, with the mayor in the middle.

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Monday, March 5, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 5th - Carousel & Three Tall Women Top Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Frozen 10.70, Spongebob 3.30, The Band's Visit 2.82, Once On this Island 2.66 and Hello, Dolly 1.46. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Friday, March 2, 2018

The Broadway.com Show: John Legend & Sara Bareilles Talk Superstar, Farinelli's Mark Rylance & More by Broadway.com

This week, we hang with John Legend and the stars of Jesus Christ Superstar, catch up with Farinelli and the King's Mark Rylance, chat with the Children of a Lesser God cast and more.

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Podcast: Anywhere but Home — far from comfortable listening

A new six-part series commissioned by Save the Children features the stories of the displaced and dispossessed

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Monday, February 26, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 26th - Frozen and Angels in America Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Frozen 10.70, Spongebob 3.30, The Band's Visit 2.82, Once On this Island 2.66 and Hello, Dolly 1.46. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Saturday, February 24, 2018

Don Nguyen’s Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from The Playwrights Realm kicks off at The Duke on 42nd Street.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The Children of ‘Angels’ by American Theatre Editors

A generation of playwrights reflects on a play that still sets the bar high for their work.

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Full Casting Announced for Tim Crouch's BEGINNERS by BroadwayWorld

Three families trapped in a waterlogged holiday cottage in Cornwall over summer. The children are bored. The adults are down the pub. It's like this every year. Tim Crouch directs his new p…

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

He Brought Her Heart Back In A Box - The Many Shades of Racial History by Noreply@blogger.com (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderShadows of the past run long and deep, and breaking free to find your own way is not as easy as it may seem. A point Adrienne Kennedy makes clear in her absolutely …

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Ian McKellen’s King Lear Transfers To Duke Of York’s Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Chichester Festival's acclaimed production of King Lear starring Sir Ian McKellen, directed by Jonathan Munby will transfer to the Duke Of York's Theatre from 11 July to …

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hello, Dolly! Star Bernadette Peters Is Back Where She Belongs by Broadway.com

It's just two weeks into Broadway legend Bernadette Peters' Great White Way return in Hello, Dolly! and audiences are flocking to the Shubert Theatre to experience the Tony winner…

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Review: Breaking Up Is Hard To Do In The Flea’s ‘FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL’ by Justin Sharon

By Justin Sharon, Contributing Writer, February 5, 2018 Just in time for Valentine’s Day comes the world premiere of FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL FILL, a play about the wreckage — b…

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: Enter Shikari, Opera, Uma Thurman and More by Mark Beech

A very wide ranging choice is on offer for the performing arts in New York this week. If you like your music hardcore and punky, Enter Shikari leads a lively Williamsburg concert. If you are…

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