Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Names, Titles and Some Usage Notes by John Simon

It is perhaps unsurprising that there should be fashions in first names, perhaps influenced by movie stars or more arcane sources. What is certain is that the fashion for Ryan is besieging u…

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Theater News: The Children's Monologues to Make U.S. Premiere at Carnegie Hall

Director Danny Boyle will present the work in a one-night-only benefit performance.

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Danny Boyle Assembles a Starry Cast for ‘The Children’s Monologues’ by Joshua Barone

Charlize Theron, James McAvoy and Ewan McGregor are among the participants in the production, which will be performed Nov. 13 at Carnegie Hall.

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Audra McDonald, Daveed Diggs, Charlize Theron & More Set to Present The Children's Monologues by Lindsey Sullivan

Talk about a superbly starry roster! The African-based creative arts charity Dramatic Need will collaborate with Carnegie Hall to present the U.S. premiere of The Children’s Monologues…

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Audra McDonald, Daveed Diggs, Javier Munoz, Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, Lena Dunham and More to Take Part in Danny Boyle's THE CHILDREN'S MONOLOGUE by BroadwayWorld

The African-based creative arts charity Dramatic Need today announced that it will collaborate with Carnegie Hall to present the U.S. premiere of The Children's Monologues in a one-night-onl…

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Danny Boyle to Direct All-Star Lineup in South Africa Benefit 'The Children's Monologues'

Charlize Theron, Trevor Noah, Lena Dunham and James McAvoy are among those taking the stage Nov. 13 at Carnegie Hall in the one-night-only charity event. read more

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Sunday, July 9, 2017

Memory and Memorial: Come from Away and Villa by Nicole Serratore

Photo: Play Co.Guillermo Calderón's play Villa is about three women asked to resolve the impossible--how should they treat the remains of General Pinochet's demolished Villa Grimaldi, …

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Monday, July 3, 2017

Wind in the Willows, London Palladium — plenty of rev, not much nuance

Musical reworking of the children’s classic goes big on spectacle but works best in small moments

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Double Double Act review – a magnetic mix of mayhem, slime and wild dancing by Miriam Gillinson

Unicorn, LondonThis show hosted by grownups and kids is strange, messy and unsettling – and my 10-year-old companion finds plenty of thrills amid the wisecracking chaosImagine the children…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Think About the Children: When Theatres Cross the Line by American Theatre Editors

Shows for young audiences can sometimes be controversial for reasons that surprise even the most thoughtful theatremakers.

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Watch Out For That Lava Flow! by Leah Richards

The Floor is Lava Written by Alex Riad Directed by Jessica O'Hara Baker Presented by The Farm Theater at Flamboyán Theater, NYC June 15-July 8, 2017 The Floor is Lava, t…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

New Exhibit "Let’s Dance!" Opens At The Children’s Museum of Manhattan July 1st by The Dance Enthusiast

The new exhibit, "Let’s Dance!" at The Children’s Museum of Manhattan ( CMOM) opens on July 1st ! Families  will encounter dance in a fresh immersive way. From ballet to Bollywood, fro…

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