Monday, March 20, 2017

946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips by Elizabeth Wollman

Kneehigh's stage adaptation of the 2006 children's novel The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips by Michael Morpurgo is so bubbly, energetic, and wacky that a few times during the perfo…

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The Moors by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Although the play demonstrates a surface knowledge of the genre and the period, it wants to have it both ways: it takes place in 1840 in a desolate mansion on the Yorkshire Moors but the cha…

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Sunday, March 19, 2017

The Present, Starring Cate Blanchett, Ends Broadway Run March 19 by Andrew Gans

The limited engagement, which marks the Oscar winner's Broadway debut, plays the Barrymore.

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Saturday, March 18, 2017

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS – West End by Daniel Perks

One of Wheeldon’s finest moments that captures the romantic essence of its Parisian roots and brings it into the present day. Experience a cast and creative team working its peak in a fitt…

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Review: Familiar Divide by Michael Block

By Michael Block Blood is thick. Family is forever. Cliches are real. And they're the center of Arthur Miller's The Price. Receiving a starry revival at Roundabout Theatre Company, this…

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'Next To Normal' At TheaterWorks,' 'Eurydice' At CT Rep by Christopher Arnott

Sarah Ruhl's feminist reworking of the ancient Greek myth "Eurydice" is set in the present day and gives its heroine a firmer hand in deciding her own fate — something she's been denied fo…

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

3 Things We Loved (And 2 Things We Hated) About Season 1 Of "This Is Us"

Can’t wait for Season 2 of This Is Randall. LOVE: Playing with the timeline helps viewers relate to stories better. The closing moments of a TV show's pilo…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Joan of Arc: Get Into the Fire, It's Probably Better than this Musical by Nicole Serratore

Joan of Arc: Into the Fire (Photo: Tammy Shell)When your show involves two virgin checks on your leading lady, you may want to rethink everything you did to get yourself there. E-v-e-r-y-t-h…

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Photo Coverage: THE PRESENT's Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh Unveil Portraits at Sardi's! by Walter McBride

CateBlanchettand Richard Roxburgh just got their own present from Sardi's yesterday. The Australian actors, currently starring in THE PRESENT on Broadway, just unveiled their very own carica…

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The Present Headliners Cate Blanchett & Richard Roxburgh Pretty Up Sardi's Wall by

Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh, the gorgeous headliners of The Present, received a time-honored Broadway tribute on March 14: Sardi's caricatures! Check out the pics and then r…

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Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh to Chat THE PRESENT on THEATER TALK This Week by BroadwayWorld

This week, THEATER TALK welcomes actors Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh, now appearing on Broadway in the acclaimed Sydney Theatre Company production of The Present - an adaptation by An…

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Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh’s Sardi’s Caricatures Unveiled by Hannah Vine

The stars of The Present on Broadway joined the walls of Sardi’s March 14.

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Thursday, March 9, 2017

Two Time Oscar Winner, Emmy Winner Sally Field Goes for the “T” in EGOT with “Glass Menagerie” by Roger Friedman

Just as Cate Blanchett is getting ready to leave Broadway and her outstanding performance in “The Present,” Sally Field arrives tonight. I Categories: Featured Theater(Read mo…

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Limehouse, Donmar Warehouse by Aleks.sierz

Docudrama about the 1981 Labour Party split is a treat – for politics buffsPolitics is a serious business, but it’s also a spectator sport. Think of the duels in Prime Minister’s Quest…

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Review: The Alliance’s moving “Temple Bombing” shows the present is shaped by a cruel past by Andrew Alexander and Jim Farmer

ArtsATL critics Andrew Alexander and Jim Farmer recently saw the Alliance Theatre’s riveting world premiere drama The Temple Bombing. They share their thoughts on the production, running t…

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Kevin Kline Teaches Stephen Colbert How to Take a Broadway Bow by Ruthie Fierberg

The Present Laughter star talked about his Broadway return on The Late Show.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

VIDEO: Cate Blanchett Says THE PRESENT Is Both Hilarious and Tragic by TV News Desk

Cate Blanchett stopped by THE LATE SHOW Friday night to discuss making her Broadway debut in THE PRESENT.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

Eamon Farren Takes Instagram Backstage for a Funfilled Two-Show-Day at Broadway's The Present

Eamon Farren gives an all access look backstage at the Broadway transfer of The Present.

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Friday, March 3, 2017

Review: Nibbled By an Alien by Michael Block

By Michael BlockSo much happens in Ken Urban’s Nibbler. So much! So much so that you start to wonder what else Urban is going to throw at you. Presented by The Amoralists in association wi…

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Theatre Review: ‘The Gospel at Colonus’ by WSC Avant Bard at Gunston Arts Center by Chris Williams

The time is the present, the place a ‘sacred site’. Part religious rite, part parable, part Gospel musical and part Greek tragedy, “The Gospel at Colonus” is a rich tapestry, and…

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Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Review: Bringing the Past to the Present to Change the Future by Michael Block

By Michael Block When it comes to LGBT history, there seems to be some important stories and events that haven't quite impacted LGBT Millennials. They’re lost in time. The tragic mass…

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Interview: Max Vernon on Queer History, Activism, and “The View UpStairs” by Auriane Desombre

When Wes buys what is probably the most disheveled building in New Orleans, he plans to use it as the launching point for his soon-to-be fashion empire. That is, until he learns about the b…

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Queer Highlights From Last Night's Most Shocking Oscars Ever by Justin Moran

Michael MustoOscarsMichael MustoYesterday, I got an email from a colleague, critic Brendan Lemon, who said, “I’m starting to think that Moonlight could pull off an upset tonight. As a fr…

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Sunday, February 26, 2017

Photo Coverage: Kevin Kline and the PRESENT LAUGHTER Cast Get Ready for Broadway! by Walter McBride

Present Laughter will play Broadway's St. James Theatre 246 West 44th Street this spring for a strictly limited 16-week engagement. Directed by Tony Award nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel, per…

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Review: Voices of the Past for the Present by Michael Block

By Michael BlockAmerican Bard Theater Company brings three one acts from the past and presents them in the present for an evening of relevance. Uniting the works of Susan Glaspell and Marita…

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Interview: Director Jose Zayas on ‘En el nombe de Salomé’ and Why Theatre Needs More Latinx Stories by Jose Solis

It’s strange to realize a play that for the most part takes place in 19th century Dominican Republic, feels eerily appropriate for our times, and yet that’s precisely what happens in En …

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‘Billy Elliot - The Musical’ at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, Stockholm by Blouin Artinfo

The award-winning musical show entitled “Billy Elliot - everyone's right to dream and be the one they want to be,” with music by Elton John, is being staged at Kulturhuset Stadsteatern, …

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Everybody by Jk Clarke

        by Brian Scott Lipton   Is there anything to really be learned from a 15th century Dutch morality play, possibly adapted from a Buddhist fable, and updated t…

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Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with The Present Award Winner Susan Prior

Susan Prior talks about her complex and passionate The Present character, where she keeps her AACTA, and the American TV series she wants to join.

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'Peter Campus: Video ergo sum' at Galerie Jeu de Paume, Paris by Blouin Artinfo

Galerie Jeu de Paume is exhibiting works by video artist Peter Campus through an exhibition titled “Video ergo sum” through May 28, 2017.American artist Peter Campus (born in 1937 in New…

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Monday, February 20, 2017

(Not My) President Day in NYC by Trav S.D.

There’s only one way to spend Presidents Day in the age of Drumpf — that’s by rejecting the present office holder utterly and vociferously, and refusing to include him in a…

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