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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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Save on Tickets to See MTC's THE CHILDREN on Broadway through 2/4 by Contests - Broadway

Direct from an acclaimed run in London, the powerful Royal Court Theatre production ofLucy Kirkwood's astonishing new play is making its American debut at MTC with the heralded original cast.

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Monday, January 29, 2018

The Children by Arts Review

An incisive drama about the responsibility each generation faces in leaving a better world for those that follow, Melbourne Theatre Company presents the Australian premiere of Lucy Kirkwoo…

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Broadway Grosses: Audiences Dance Over to Broadway's Once On This Island by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway audiences ventured to the island this past week! Once On This Island landed a spot in the top five by capacity, filling the Circle in the Square Theatre by 101.33%, similarly to reg…

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Full Casting Announced for RUTHLESS! THE MUSICAL; Tickets Now On Sale by BroadwayWorld

Jason Gardiner, Lara Denning, Kim Maresca, Harriet Thorpe and Tracie Bennett join the company of Joel Paley and Marvin Laird's award-winning all female character camp killer cult classic Rut…

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Top Stage Shows in New York: Fleetwood Mac to “The Homecoming Queen” by Mark Beech

Fleetwood Mac, John Legend, Lorde, Harry Styles and Keith Urban form a starry lineup for a charity show. It is just one of the big performing-arts events in New York this week.Elsewhere, rec…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Second 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Once On This Island's Hailey Kilgore Eligible as Leading Actress & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met today for the second time to confirm the eligibility status of ten Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2018 Tony Awards…

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Review: Warmly Dancing And Battling Across The Snowy Wilderness by Michael Block

By Ed MalinBlessed Unrest presents another delightfully whimsical story and dance piece, Matt Opatrny’s adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Snow Queen”.  Artistic Direc…

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Second 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Once On This Island's Hailey Kilgore Eligible as Lead Actress & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met today for the second time to confirm the eligibility status of ten Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2018 Tony Awards…

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Think of the Children: Making the Funding Case for TYA by American Theatre Editors

Youth theatres often receive less funding than adult theatres, but some have become adept at making a multi-pronged case for support.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

World Premiere of Hello, From the Children of Planet Earth Finds its Cast Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Don Nguyen’s new play will begin performances in February at The Duke on 42nd Street.

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Stars Sara Bareilles & Jason Mraz Serve Up New House Record by Broadway.com

Determined audiences made their way to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre this past week for a first look at the adorable pairing of Waitress' songwriter Sara Bareilles appearing opposite Gramm…

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Catch Manhattan Theatre Club's THE CHILDREN in its Final Two Weeks on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Royal Court Theatre's production of The Children begins the final two weeks of its run at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre 261 West 47th Str…

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Saturday, January 20, 2018

Theatre Review: ‘Seussical, Jr.’ at Aldersgate Church Community Theater by Mark Beachy

One thing I’ve noticed over the years in reviewing the children’s shows at Aldersgate Church Community Theater is their ability to consistently improve upon their production valu…

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Theatre Review: “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” at Children’s Theatre of Annapolis by Jeanie Casison

The beloved Broadway musical “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” is delighting new audiences at the Children’s Theatre of Annapolis. Brilliantly capturing the ‘tale as old as time,’ …

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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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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Theatre News: Polka Theatre receives £2.5 million Arts Council funding for redevelopment project

The children's theatre in Wimbledon opened in 1979

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Broadway Showbiz Radio: ” The Children”. by Corine Cohen

Podcast review: “The Children.” I loved this play. The actors were outstanding. The play was well written and it is a must see. Corine Cohen  

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Lucy Kirkwood’s The Children, Now on Broadway, Wins Best Play at U.K. Writers’ Guild Awards by Adam Hetrick

The arresting drama is currently running at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre with the original London cast.

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Interview: Lucy Kirkwood on the Inspiration for Her Riveting Play ‘The Children’ by Navida Stein

Playwright Lucy Kirkwood’s vivid, thought-provoking West End hit The Children has also made a big impact in New York. Now playing on Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club with the original Br…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

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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Justin Audibert to replace Purni Morell at Unicorn Theatre by Georgia Snow

Justin Audibert has been appointed artistic director of the Unicorn Theatre in London. He will take over the leadership of the children’s

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Watch Three Scenes From the Acclaimed New Nuclear Disaster Drama The Children

Get a glimpse of the hot new play about three former nuclear engineers faced with an impossible decision after a recent disaster.

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On Broadway: What did an American theatrical anglophile make of Lucy Kirkwood’s The Children? by Laura Kressly

American dramaphiles tend to view Britain as a hotbed of hyper-verbal and hyper-intellectual plays, especially in comparison to our home-bred musicals that often lack the same resonant depth.

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Why Manhattan Theatre Club’s The Children May Be the Most Unpredictable Play on Broadway by Olivia Clement

After nuclear catastrophe, Lucky Kirkwood’s Broadway debut play pushes audiences to ponder tough questions.

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