Monday, June 1, 2020

Pretty Woman actress Aimie Atkinson raises £10,421 for Save the Children with 24hr concert

Ending their epic 24hr fundraiser performance with the fitting "We Are The Champions" by Queen, Aimie Atkinson (Pretty Woman) and Tom Gribby certainly are champions in helping a good cause…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Aimie Atkinson to perform 24-hour musical marathon on Insta-live for Save the Children

Former SIX star Aimie Atkinson alongside producer Tom Gribby will be holding a 24-hour musical-a-thon on Instagram (as well as on Facebook & Youtube) this weekend for charity. Atkinso…

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Awww! Watch the West End Cast of Matilda Sing 'When I Grow Up' by Lindsey Sullivan

Tim Minchin's Matilda score never fails to provide the feels. In the wake of the coronavirus crisis, the children of the Royal Shakespeare Company production, which has a home in the West En…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Broadway Teaches Kids launches virtual summer camp by Admin

Broadway Teaches Kids (BTK), the children’s performing arts virtual camp, is co-founded by mom and finance executive Suzanne Murphy and Tony Award-nominated, world renowned producer/direct…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

WATCH: Broadway’s Kyle Harris Read an Excerpt From Katarina Ballerina by Roberto Araujo

The children's book was co-written by New York City Ballet dancer Tiler Peck and Harris.

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Infinity Theatre cancels its season by Lorraine Treanor

The New York-based Infinity Theatre Company, which performs its summer season in Annapolis, has announced the cancellation of its 2020 season. The company, which has been the performing in t…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Rebecca Naomi Jones!

Today's episode features Rebecca Naomi Jones- best known for her performances in the Broadway rock musicals Passing Strange, American Idiot, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch.Jones was born in N…

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Video Flashback: 'When The Children Are Asleep' From Goodspeed Musicals' CAROUSEL

Goodspeed has shared footage from its 2012 production of Carousel, featuring the song 'When The Children Are Asleep'!

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

VIDEO: John Tartaglia Voices Chester Raccoon in THE KISSING HAND Video Series

John Tartaglia voiced Chester Raccoon is a new video series based on the children's book, The Kissing Hand.

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Monday, April 6, 2020

Almanac: Marcel Pagnol on human life by Terry Teachout

“Such is the life of man. A few joys, quickly obliterated by unforgettable sorrows. “There is no need to tell the children so.” Marcel Pagnol, In My Mother’s Castle (courtesy of Bru…

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Book Review: Death By Shakespeare: Snakebits, Stabbings and Broken Hearts. (Also the Plague) by New York Theater

“Plague shaped Shakespeare’s life,” Kathryn Harkup writes in her new book. Death By Shakespeare: Snakebites, Stabbings and Broken Hearts (Bloomsbury Sigma, 368 pages, May 2020 publicat…

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Call Answered: Kate Drummond: From Elementary School Teacher to Actress + "Utopia Falls" & "Ghostwriter" by Adam Rothenberg

From elementary school teacher to actress, Kate Drummond’s story inspired me. Taking a career leap, like Kate did, later in life is something I can relate to. Like Kate, I recently left my…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Call Answered: Jeff Teräväinen: "Utopia Falls" on Hulu by Adam Rothenberg

Jeff Teräväinen’s story strikes a chord with me. I love when someone makes transitions later in life, like I have recently done. Jeff, who always wanted to be an actor, started out in th…

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Monday, March 16, 2020

“The Children:” An Important and Timely Work by Jane Baldwin

Lucy Kirkwood’s drama, now appearing at Boston’s SpeakEasy Stage, deals with climate change. Its three characters, now elderly, were formerly nuclear scientists. Shortly before…

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Reawaken this spring with these family-friendly events in St. Louis by Valerie Schremp Hahn | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

In addition to this season’s spring celebrations and festivals, the rooftop of City Museum reopens on March 13, the children’s garden at the Missouri Botanical Garden reopens March 18, a…

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Theatre Review: ‘The Children’s Hour’ at College of Southern Maryland by Lindsey Pommerenck

Theatre, as is the case with all art, possesses a truly divine capacity to examine complex topics through a gentler lens.  It allows viewers to consider more serious ideas that they may oth…

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Conductor And Composer Anton Coppola, 102 by Artsjournal1

“[He] appeared in the children’s chorus for the 1926 American premiere of Puccini’s uncompleted Turandot, conducted his own ending to the work some nine decades later, and in between h…

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Sunday, March 8, 2020

The Children’s Museum Of Manhattan Wants To Alter A Landmarked Church by Artsjournal2

The neighborhood response is not going well for the museum. “Preservationists and community members called the proposed changes ‘cultural vandalism.’ ‘Why buy a church if you don’t…

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

1984's Robert Icke Will Bring George Orwell's ANIMAL FARM to the Stage

Robert Icke who recently adapted and directed 1984 for Broadway, will direct The Children's Theatre Partnership's (CTP) upcoming production of George Orwell's classic satirical fable, Anima…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

“I Am Now Ready To Make My Broadway Debut.” by Angela Tricarico

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Submarine kangaroos and space pirate birthday parties by Justin C. Staley

An afternoon with Poems While You Wait It's balmy in the Children's Garden of the Garfield Park Conservatory, a welcome respite from the blustery chill of winter…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Shakespeare Theatre mock trial gives a speedy – and witty – hearing in The Trial of Peter Pan by Tim Treanor

Peter Pan, having swept the Darling children up into the sky with fairy dust, brought them to Neverland, a venue full of pirates and mermaids. There, along with the lost boys, they did battl…

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

‘The Children’ in Berkeley: Eco-thriller in a post-meltdown world by Randy McMullen

Lucy Kirkwood's "The Children" -- playing at Berkeley's Aurora Theatre -- takes place after a Fukushima-like disaster.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

Theatre Review: ‘The Hobbit’ at Children’s Theatre of Annapolis by Laura Tayman

Heading into the Children’s Theatre of Annapolis (CTA) play “The Hobbit,” I wondered how young children could possibly portray and deliver the complexities of the characters of J.R.R. …

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Call Answered: Charlene Oliver: "I've Never Been To Me" by Adam Rothenberg

Charlene Oliver is best known for her world-renowned mega-hit “I’ve Never Been To Me.” I first came to know Charlene and “I’ve Never Been To Me” in 1994 when I saw the filmThe Ad…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Medea *** by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons February 12, 2020: In Medea, a tragedy written by Euripides in the 5th century B.C.E., the eponymous princess from Colchis marries Jason, a Greek, who leaves her fo…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

‘A wonderful whirlwind of a show’: THE THREE MUSKETEERS – Touring ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

The Three Musketeers has a somewhat pantomime feel to it, full of energy and is great for all, we really enjoyed hearing the children in the audience laughing along.

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Especially the Dancers by Mo Brady

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

The Children, a superb & troubling play by Cogency

The Children by Lucy Kirkwood. Directed by Abigail Adams, through February 9, 2020, at People’s Light, Malvern, PA   The Children is a beautifully written play that’s receiving stunning…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

The children’s cast is announced for the West End production of The Prince of Egypt

We’ve heard a lot about the grown-ups appearing in the London production of The Prince of Egypt at the Dominion Theatre, based on the celebrated DreamWorks Animation film, but now it’s t…

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