Thursday, January 18, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: “Meteor Shower” to “The Children” by Mark Beech

Sleigh Bells – yes, it might seem a little late, since Christmas is long past. But this is the name of a band that could still be the next big thing. Judge for yourself. Sleigh Bells are p…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hello, Dolly! Star Bette Midler Packs Houses in Farewell Week by

Bette Midler wrapped up her Tony-winning, record-breaking run in the hit revival of Hello, Dolly! this weekend and audiences didn't miss the chance to catch her celebrated performance on…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Odds & Ends: Lin-Manuel Miranda Wins Monte Cristo Award & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Lin-Manuel Miranda Wins Monte Cristo Award Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda has a new reason to celebrate! The Tony winn…

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Exclusive Video! Go Backstage at Broadway's The Parisian Woman with Uma Thurman & More by Lindsey Sullivan

House of Cards creator Beau Willimon's The Parisian Woman is a political drama set in Washington, D.C., where powerful friends are the only kind worth having. Peppered with dark humor, t…

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Top Stage Shows in New York: The Killers; More “Hamilton” Tickets Released by Mark Beech

The latest batch of “Hamilton” tickets is about to be released for Broadway performances from August through to January next year. Given the show’s huge success, one can wonder why the…

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VIDEO: Uma Thurman Talks Broadway Debut in THE PARISIAN WOMAN on 'LIVE' by BroadwayWorld

Uma Thurman stopped by today's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN to discuss her Broadway debut in THE PARISIAN WOMAN. 'What' so fun about it is it's set in this exact moment, so it's almost real time…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Broadway Theater Review: The Parisian Woman with Uma Thurman by Lauren Yarger

The Parisian WomanBy Beau WillimonDirected by Pam MacKinnonHudson TheatreThrough March 11By Lauren YargerBlackmail, political ambition, sexual scandals and Trump jokes combine to make more t…

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Bound for Broadway: 11 Debuts We Can't Wait to See in 2018 by Eric King

Last year brought us the debuts of current Broadway darlings Hailey Kilgore (Once on This Island), Ethan Slater (Spongebob Squarepants), and Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon), plus …

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Friday, January 5, 2018

Get Tickets to 19 Broadway Shows at a 2-For-1 Rate During Broadway Week by BroadwayWorld

NYC amp Company, New York City's official destination marketing organization, announced NYC Broadway Week tickets are on sale to the public today beginning at 1030am EST. The popular biannua…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Top Stage Shows to See in New York: Under the Radar, “Spamilton” by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance. “Junk” and “The Wolves” are coming to the end of their runs in the next few days. So is “Spamilton” – though of course its inspiration “Hamilton” l…

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Spielberg, Muse, Uma Thurman: Performing Arts Preview 2018 – Film, Music, Stage by Mark Beech

The year 2018 is already shaping up to be a great one for the performing arts. There is a lot of offer - from historical movies about U.S. politics, the Gettys and wartime Britain; to musica…

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Chicago Celebrates Best Grossing Week in 21-Year History by

The week just leading up to the new year was a lucrative one for Broadway. As tourists poured into town, new productions as well a jazzy old favorite set records on the Great White…

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Actor Josh Lucas Reveals His Onstage Goal for Broadway’s The Parisian Woman by Ruthie Fierberg

Every time the actor appears opposite Uma Thurman at the Hudson Theatre, he aims to do this.

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VIDEO: Josh Lucas Talks Broadway's THE PARISIAN WOMAN on LIVE by BroadwayWorld

Josh Lucas stops by this week's LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN to talk about his Broadway comedy THE PARISIAN WOMAN, co-starring Uma Thurman

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Top Stage Shows to See in New York: Radio City, Scrooge, Carols, Handel and Nutcrackers by Mark Beech

New York is getting all festive with a run of Christmas-themed shows. There are musicals and dance revues galore. Scrooge joins Radio City, Carols and much more on the seasonal calendar.Here…

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Monday, December 18, 2017

'Parisian Woman' with Uma Thurman: Lifeless, trashy look at power brokers in the age of Trump by Toby Zinman

Cashing in on anti-Trump sentiment with cheap jokes, The Parisian Woman, by Beau Willimon, is toothless as political satire. As a drama about behind-the-scenes shenanigans in Washington, it …

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Blair Brown On Uma Thurman, Queen Lear – And The Mystery Of ‘Molly Dodd’ by Jeremy Gerard

Blair Brown plays a D.C. doyenne of the right and designated head of the Fed in Beau Willimon’s Broadway play The Parisian Woman. This makes her the foil for Uma Thurman’s ambiti…

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Top Stage Shows to See in New York: LCD Soundsystem to Lucy Kirkwood by Mark Beech

New York is getting ready for a run of Christmas shows. But before we launch into full festive mood, here is a rundown of the top performing-arts events around the Big Apple for the next sev…

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The Broadway Channel & PIX11 Partner for Monthly Series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal by

The Broadway Channel, part of The John Gore Organization family of companies, is in partnership with PIX11 to present Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, a monthly series of specials about …

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Phillipa Soo on Staying ‘Woke’ in The Parisian Woman, Which Hamilton Visitor Made Her Fangirl & More by

In the span of only a few theatrical seasons, Phillipa Soo has played a lovestruck Russian countess, a relentlessly optimistic French do-gooder and a historical power player. Now, the twenty…

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Review: ‘The Parisian Woman’ at Hudson Theater by Richard Seff

Drawing room comedy is back for the moment, thanks to Beau Willimon’s The Parisian Woman. Genuine high wattage star Uma Thurman is riding in this vehicle which deals with the powerful …

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

The Parisian Woman by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Inspired by Henri Becque’s notorious 1885 "La Parisienne," credited as the first Naturalistic French play, Willimon has taken its plot, characters and themes of sex, adultery, betrayal and…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

THE PARISIAN WOMAN – Bland: 4 yawns starring Uma Thurman by Oscar E Moore

You might be interested in the fact that ultra-cool socialite Chloe (Uma Thurman) one half of a Washington D.C. power couple – the other half being her successful well connected tax attorn…

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The Parisian Woman - starring Uma Thurman: Hearts get broken – D.C. style by Oscar E. Moore

Pretending to be a pot-boiler this is a very slow cooker. Quel dommage! They drink a lot. And lie a lot.

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

This Week on Broadway for December 10, 2017: Eva Noblezada by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Eva Noblezada. We review Once On This Island, SpongeBob SquarePants, Where Has Tommy Flowers Gone? by Terrence McNally, The …

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Friday, December 8, 2017
Thursday, December 7, 2017

“The Parisian Woman” in D.C. (via B’way) and another tomorrow for “Annie” in NJ by Philip

I couldn’t find an English translation of Henry Becque’s 19th-Century farce La Parisienne, upon which Beau Willimon based “The Parisian Woman,” but it’s a safe assumption that the …

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Politics and Bedfellows: ‘The Parisian Woman’ by Matthew Wexler

Academy Award nominee Uma Thurman stars in 'The Parisian Woman,' a new play written by Academy Award and Emmy Award nominee Beau Willimon ('House of Cards') and directed by Tony Award-winner…

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Top Stage Shows to See in New York: Taylor Swift to Uma Thurman by Mark Beech

Taylor Swift sings, Uma Thurman is on stage. There are in just two of the best shows around New York for the next seven days – one-time events, theatrical openings, others at the end of th…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Review: Uma Thurman debuts in Beau Willimon’s The Parisian Woman set in DC by Jonathan Mandell

Uma Thurman and Josh Lucas neither kill a dog nor bed an FBI agent in The Parisian Woman, a tame, tidy, talky and only superficially timely play about a D.C. power couple engaged in politica…

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