Thursday, May 28, 2015

Steppenwolf Announces New Developments in First Look Summer Series by Olivia Clement

Steppenwolf Theatre has announced the line-up of playwrights slated for its 10th annual First Look program, a series of readings that develop new plays for future production at Steppenwo…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Drama and mystery are at the heart of ‘The Other Place’

Dover Little Theatre will present “The Other Place” by Sharr White this June.

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Monday, May 25, 2015

Best Shakespeare productions: what's your favourite Macbeth?

Rupert Goold's staging, with Patrick Stewart and Kate Fleetwood, is one of Michael Billington's top picks. Which versions of the play have you enjoyed the most? Read more from the seriesIt u…

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Friday, May 15, 2015


About the playwright: Chase Ramsey is currently the casting director and artistic fellow at The Cutting Ball Theater in San Francisco. Founder of Warboy Theatre Projects, Connections Theatre…

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Monday, April 13, 2015

Linda Kelsey is a quicksilver powerhouse in 'The Other Place'

“The Other Place” is the right vehicle for powerhouse actor Linda Kelsey.

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Linda Kelsey gets a 'Place' to call her own

Actor Linda Kelsey saw “The Other Place” in New York and immediately knew she had to play that role in the Twin Cities.

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Friday, April 3, 2015

Alley 2015-16 season includes three premieres by Everett Evans

The transatlantic comedy hit "One Man, Two Guvnors," the sci-fi thriller "The Nether" and the medical drama "The Other Place" will make their Houston premieres in the Alley Theatre's 2015-16…

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Cast sought for ‘The Other Place’ at the Dover Little Theatre

The Dover Little Theatre, 69 Elliott St., will be holding auditions for “The Other Place,” on Monday, April 12 and Tuesday, April 13 at 7 p.m.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Third Annual St. Louis Theater Circle Awards by Andrea

Another celebration of St. Louis theatre has come and gone, and with a nearly sold out house at COCA, a great time was had by all. And honestly, it's always nice for me to have the opportuni…

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Sunday, March 8, 2015

Review: Potential in the Planted Seeds by Michael Block

We strive as humans to create something and have it grow into something extraordinary. Whether it be an artistic endeavor or the development of land, tending to our work helps define who we …

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Sunday, March 1, 2015

THE OTHER PLACE: 89% – SWEET by Lemonmeter

SWEET Solid stagecraft, tautly quirky writing and crackerjack acting distinguish this compelling Los Angeles premiere of playwright Sharr White’s celebrated 2013 study of a neurologist who…

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Friday, February 27, 2015

Review: The Other Place

Dementia and an angry neurologist take the stage at Profiles Theatre.

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Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Aisle View: The Other Place and a Modern/Classic Bloodbath by Steven Suskin

The nether realm, as constructed in Jennifer Haley's eighty-minute drama The Nether at MCC, is a demon world of evil and imagination.

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Monday, February 23, 2015

Review: The Other Place/Profiles Theatre by Alex Huntsberger

RECOMMENDED Sharr White’s “The Other Place” begins as something like a memoir. Julianna, a successful scientist turned big pharma pitch woman (played with equal measures of…

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Friday, February 20, 2015

When the mind has moved on to “The Other Place” by Hedy Weiss

Unquestionably it is a trend. Just as AIDS became the defining disease inspiring playwrights in the final two decades of the 20th century, dementia (most particularly the "early onset" form)…

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REVIEW: 'The Other Place' at Profiles Theatre by Chris Jones

If you are familiar with Lisa Genova's "Still Alice" — a play and now a movie starring the Oscar-nominated Julianne Moore, as well as a book — then you'll have encountered a woman who ha…

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Friday, February 13, 2015

Theater News: The Other Place Set for Its Run at Profiles Theater

Sharr White's play begins performances at the Main Stage tonight.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015

Theatre News: RSC plans to reopen The Other Place in 2016

The new venue will 'embody the spirit of the original', said director Erica Whyman

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News: RSC to reopen the Other Place in 2016 by Georgia Snow

The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Other Place theatre will reopen in 2016, to coincide with the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. The company has also announced a five-year…

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Monday, February 2, 2015

Theatre Review: Sick and tired, but not tired of the sick and Sharr White’s The Other Place is proof by Robert Cushman

The problem with plays about illness is that there’s no one to blame

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Friday, January 30, 2015

Third Annual St. Louis Theater Circle Award Nominations by Andrea

Woo-hoo, the nominations are out! Here's the full list of this year's St. Louis Theater Circle Awards nominees. The third annual ceremony will be on Monday, March 23rd at COCA at 7pm with a …

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Friday, January 23, 2015

Solid cast in psychological mystery The Other Place: review by Carly Maga - Special To The Star

Tamsin Kelsey brings bite to Sharr White's protagonist Juliana, ably supported by Jim Mezon, Haley McGee and Joe Cobden.

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

STAGE TUBE: Meet the Men of Signature Theatre's DINER - Opening Tonight! by Stage Tube

Virginia's Signature Theatre presents the world premiere of Diner, the musical adaptation of the landmark film with a book by the movie's Academy Award-winning screenwriter and director Barr…

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Signature Theatre Announces Cast for Sheryl Crow's DINER Musical; Whitney Bashor, Bryan Fenkart & More Set to Star! by BroadwayWorld

Virginia's Signature Theatre just announced the full cast for the world premiere of Diner, the musical adaptation of the landmark film with a book by the movie's Academy Award-winning screen…

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Friday, October 17, 2014


It is my pleasure to introduce a fellow theater-blogger, Krloz Ruben!  He had the good fortune to catch a preview of one of Broadway's hottest tickets, It's Only a Play.  Here's wh…

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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage Special- 6 of Theatre's Hottest Costume Designers Talk Tends, Fashion & More by Richard Ridge

On the special panel, filmed at Eric Winterling Costumes Inc., who has been making costumes for shows on Broadway and beyond for more than 20 years. Featured on the panel are Jess Goldstein,…

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Peter Whelan by Michael Coveney

Playwright best known for The Herbal Bed and his RSC collaborations with the director Bill AlexanderThe playwright Peter Whelan, who has died aged 82, lived a full life before turning to the…

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Feature: Erica Whyman – new stories to tell by Kate Wyver

When Erica Whyman started as Deputy Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company in 2013, she was excited by the brief set her by Director Gregory Doran. He wanted her to commission ne…

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Monday, June 23, 2014

Midsummer Mischief review RSC's radical billing is witty and inventive by Michael Billington

The Other Place, Stratford-on-AvonFour new plays by women that invite the current generation to rediscover the radical past are uneven but invigoratingI can't think of a finer tribute to Buz…

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Midsummer Mischief , The Other Place, Courtyard, Stratford-upon-Avon by Natasha Tripney

The Other Place, Courtyard, Stratford-upon-Avon: To mark the 40th anniversary of The Other Place, the RSC is staging a festival of new writing by women designed to chime with the Roaring Gir…

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Sunday, June 22, 2014

Midsummer Mischief, The Other Place at the Courtyard Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, review by Dominic Cavendish

A disappointing quartet of feminist plays at the RSC is saved by one 'cluster bomb of subversion'

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