Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Orfeh & Andy Karl on Finding Harmony & Their Upcoming Concert at Sony Hall by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway power couple Orfeh and Andy Karl have been making music together for many years, and they are headed back to the New York City stage this fall. The couple previously starred toget…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:49PM

The Cost of Living at The Samuel J. Friedman Theater by Victoria Dammer

Cost of Living opens the audience's eyes to show we all have disabilities in some form or another, and we should strive to be less judgemental of those in need.

SOURCE: thefrontrowcenter.com at 02:18PM

To be or not to be cancelled: how directors deal with Shakespeare’s problematic side by David Jays

Misogynist gags? Ancient puns? Unethical bed tricks? Theatre-makers discuss how they tackle the Bard’s trickier works Earlier this year, I spoke to the actor Natasha Magigi, a regular at S…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:43AM
Monday, October 3, 2022

New York City Center Fall for Dance 2022: Program 4 by Joel Benjamin

"Men of Kyiv," choreographed to high-spirited traditional folk music by Pavlo Virsky, pitted two groups of men—one wearing blue T-shirts, the other yellow, the colors of the Ukrainian nati…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 12:57PM

Singin' In The Rain | It really rains! by Mirvish Productions

Singin' In The Rain brings the classic movie musical to the stage, and it doesn't skimp on the magic. It actually rains on stage during the iconic title number. Stars Sam Lips, Charlotte Goo…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:33AM

Scottish Dance Theatre: Ray review – joyful post-Covid communion by Lyndsey Winship

The Place, LondonThe lights stay up and the audience is very much included in this warm, understated meditation on community restored I’m welcomed in with a warm hello and the offer of a c…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:13AM
Sunday, October 2, 2022

Alan Cumming Follows His Passion in "Burn" by Jan Simpson

The very limited six-day run of Burn, Alan Cumming’s solo performance piece at The Joyce Theater, ends this weekend but there is so much joy in it that I can't resist celebrating it.  Cu…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 12:55AM
Saturday, October 1, 2022

James Baldwin—Live on Stage in His Own Words - Why three different companies have turned his historic conversations into theatre by Raven Snook

Why three different companies have turned his historic conversations into theatre --- The spirit of legendary author and activist James Baldwin has long haunted New York City stages, whether…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Review: A Messy Divorce Plays Out in Public in Medea at the Metropolitan Opera

Sondra Radvanovsky bewitches the audience in the title role.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:33AM

‘A brilliant ensemble piece’: EUREKA DAY – Old Vic Theatre ★★★★★ by Rev Stan

There is a scene in Eureka Day at the Old Vic during which the audience is roaring with laughter, but it isn’t anything to do with the actors who are on stage or what they are saying. And …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM

We're Ready To Blow Up on TikTok by The Late Late Show With James Corden

Charli D'Amelio is on the show with 11 billion TikTok likes and it inspires James and @IanKarmel to spitball some ways they could blow up on the platform - and one of our audience members mi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:48AM
Tuesday, September 27, 2022

"Hold On" perf. by Charlotte Maltby | 2022 American Theatre Wing Gala by American Theatre Wing

Charlotte Maltby honors Marsha Norman and Lucy Simon with a performance of "Hold On" from The Secret Garden at the American Theatre Wing's 2022 Gala at Cipriani's. ---About American Theatre…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:33PM
Monday, September 26, 2022

Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction 2022 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Enthusiastic, energized theater fans filled New York City’s famed Theater District on Sunday, September 25, 2022, for the 36th annual Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction. With the sense o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:13PM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Clutch review – drama about driving lessons is a joyful ride by Miriam Gillinson

Bush theatre, LondonWill Jackson’s endearing two-hander pairs a nervous learner driver with an overbearing instructor Driving instructor extraordinaire Max has just three rules. No drinkin…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:25AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Jagged Little Pill | North American Tour Preview by Broadwaysf

JAGGED LITTLE PILL is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco from October 11–November 6, 2022. Some Shows You See. This Show You Feel. Joy, love, heartache, strength, wisdom,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:58PM

The Prince review – playful romp through Shakespearean roles by Kate Wyver

Southwark Playhouse, LondonYouTube philosopher Abigail Thorn moves offline and on to the stage with an ambitious exploration of identities and the performance of gender Using the intelligent…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:13AM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The Theater at War by Maya Phillips

In shows like “The Burnt City,” the chaos of war meets the curated artifice of performance, our critic writes. But “Oresteia” took a different view, and the audience was better for i…

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:13AM

Landless Theatre’s compact ‘Camelot’ comes with big voices by Dana Roberts

A well-rounded cast of 10 talented actors delights the audience and honors most of the beloved characters and well-known songs.

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 09:30AM

In 'Cost of Living,' I Finally See My Reality on Broadway - As a theatre lover with CP, I've been waiting decades for characters—and actors—who lo by Ronni Krasnow

As a longtime theatre lover with cerebral palsy, I've been waiting decades for characters—and actors—who look like me I saw my first Broadway show, Annie, when I was 10 years old. The ex…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, September 18, 2022

Dawn French Is a Huge Twat review – mini-masterpieces of self-mockery by Brian Logan

New theatre, OxfordFrench heaps detail upon self-abasing detail as she shares hugely engaging stories from her 40-year career It’s called semantic satiation, when you say a word so many ti…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:07PM

Family Album review – Alan Ayckbourn’s funny, moving new play about the lives of women by Clare Brennan

Stephen Joseph theatre, ScarboroughDirecting a masterly production, the playwright follows three generations of women in one home, from 1952 to 2022 Alan Ayckbourn’s 87th play makes master…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:43AM

‘Simply beautiful’: THE COLOR PURPLE – Touring ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

From great American novel to star-casted film to Tony Award-nominated Broadway musical, Alison Walker’s The Color Purple has seen many formats over the years. A hard-hitting musical at the…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Friday, September 16, 2022

14 Dance Performances to See in NYC This Fall - Catch NYCB and ABT, companies at New York City Center and BAM more by Juan Michael Porter Ii

Catch NYCB and ABT, international companies at New York City Center and BAM more Kick off fall with a rich and varied slate of dance performances, including the bigwigs New York City Ballet …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

KPOP Star Luna on Bringing the Chart-Topping Phenomenon to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

When she was still a teen Luna made her debut as part of the group f(x), a second generation K-pop band that performed together from 2009 through 2019 and is known for songs like "4 Walls,"…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:49PM

Working in the Theatre: Pressing On: Girl From the North Country by American Theatre Wing

In an unprecedented show of resilience, Girl From the North Country, the musical by Connor McPherson and Bob Dylan, opened on Broadway three times between 2020 and 2022. While the company m…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:07PM

Watching THE TWO-CHARACTER PLAY (OUT-CRY) by Tennessee Williams by Kathryn Osenlund

This play-within-a-play about a play takes place on the Bluver Theatre’s tiny stage, brightly lit, although called dim by the characters. The audience,  up close… The post Watching THE…

SOURCE: phindie.com at 07:41AM
Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Jagged Little Pill in San Francisco by Broadwaysf

JAGGED LITTLE PILL is coming to the Golden Gate Theatre in San Francisco from October 11–November 6, 2022. Some Shows You See. This Show You Feel. Joy, love, heartache, strength, wisdom,…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:11PM

‘The audience want to connect with her’: portraying the Queen after her death by Emine Saner

The Kiln theatre’s Handbagged, about the monarch’s meetings with Margaret Thatcher, has opened in a week of mourning. Its stars reflect on the play’s humour and their tears in rehearsa…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:13AM

Adrien Brody Has a Fan in Louis Tomlinson by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James welcomes his guests Adrien Brody and Louis Tomlinson, who is a big fan of Adrien's, specifically his show Peaky Blinders. Louis just wrapped a massive world tour, where his fans would …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:35AM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Krystal Butler - Millennium Stage (September 15, 2022) by The Kennedy Center

Subscribe to The Kennedy Center! http://bit.ly/2gNFrtb Live Tonight on Millennium Stage: Krystal Butler and dancers will share excerpts from the evening-length show, BreAkThRougH. This proj…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:49PM
Monday, September 12, 2022

Ariana DeBose to Star in Wish, The Little Mermaid Gets Release Date & More News from D23 Expo by Caitlin Moynihan

The biennial D23 Expo—known for being the biggest weekend for Disney fans—took place from September 9 through September 11, and the company announced an abundance of new projects and pr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:49PM

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