Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Photos: See Alex Brightman, Elizabeth Teeter & More in New BEETLEJUICE Images

Beetlejuice on Broadway stars Alex Brightman, alongside Kerry Butler, David Josefsberg, Obie Award Winner Adam Dannheisser, Leslie Rodriguez Kritzer, Kelvin Moon Loh, Danny Rutigliano, and D…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:45PM
Thursday, August 4, 2022

Mulligan Official Trailer | Short Film | [email protected] by Stratford Festival

Mother, Rose and Daughter, Margaret are about to play their last golf game of the season. Rose is determined to be at her daughter but when a mystical child caddy appears the duo's day gets …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM
Monday, August 1, 2022

National Theatre’s The Crucible Revival Completes Casting by Raven Brunner

See who’s joining Brendan Cowell and Erin Doherty in the London production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:37PM
Tuesday, July 19, 2022

National Theatre Live to Broadcast The Seagull Starring Emilia Clarke by Leah Putnam

Productions of Othello, starring West End favorite Giles Terera, and The Crucible, starring The Crown's Erin Doherty, have also been announced.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:07AM
Sunday, July 3, 2022

The week in theatre: Rock/ Paper/ Scissors; The Fellowship by Susannah Clapp

Crucible/Lyceum/Studio theatre, Sheffield; Hampstead theatre, LondonTiming is everything in Chris Bush’s theatre-hopping trio of Sheffield plays; the same goes for Roy Williams’s ill-sta…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:18AM
Friday, June 24, 2022

3 Theaters, 3 Plays, One Cast, All at Once by Holly Williams

The Crucible Theater in Sheffield, England, is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a mind-boggling logistical challenge that also honors a declining industry in the city.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 12:42PM
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Brendan Cowell and Erin Doherty Will Star in The Crucible at London's National by Andrew Gans

The National has also announced additional details for upcoming productions of The Boy With Two Hearts, Hex, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:33AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

National Theatre to stage The Crucible with Erin Doherty and Brendan Cowell by Chris Wiegand

Revival of Arthur Miller’s allegory is part of a new season featuring The Boy With Two Hearts and a 40-week tour of Neil Gaiman’s The Ocean at the End of the Lane The National Theatre in…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:24AM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Studio Theatre’s ‘John Proctor Is the Villain’ rethinks ‘The Crucible’ by Geoffrey Himes

Kimberly Belflower's play imagines contemporary high school students considering Arthur Miller's 'The Crucible' through the lens of the #MeToo movement.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 12:54PM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

High marks for Studio Theatre’s ‘John Proctor Is a Villain’ by Celia Wren

A knockout cast anchors Kimberly Belflower’s inspired play, which speaks to Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” and #MeToo

SOURCE: Washington Post at 02:54PM

Theatre Review: ‘John Proctor is the Villain’ at Studio Theatre by Charlotte Selton

Move over Arthur Miller, there’s a fresh playwright in town with a steaming hot take on “witch hunts.” Unlike the witches in Miller’s staple of American canon, “The Crucible,” th…

SOURCE: at 10:56AM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Leaked Supreme Court opinion on Roe v. Wade shows we still live in John Proctor’s America by Lily Janiak

The Texas law deputizing ordinary citizens as bounty hunters of those who aid and abet abortions recalls the witch hunt in "The Crucible."

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 04:50PM
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Watch: Beetlejuice Reopens on Broadway by Playbill

Broadway's Beetlejuice, which originally played the Winter Garden Theatre, reopened April 8 at the Marquis Theatre. Reprising the role of the titular poltergeist is Tony nominee Alex Brightm…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:06PM
Monday, April 18, 2022

Watch the Opening Number From Beetlejuice on Broadway - "The Whole Being Dead Thing" by Playbill

Take a trip to the Netherworld with Broadway's Beetlejuice, which re-opened April 8 at the Marquis Theatre. Reprising the role of the titular poltergeist, Tony nominee Alex Brightman returns…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:42AM
Friday, March 4, 2022

Macbeth review – a wicked thriller this way comes by Catherine Love

Leeds PlayhouseWith striking design and compelling leads, Amy Leach directs a triumphant version of Shakespeare’s tale of murderous deeds The first time we meet the Macbeths in Amy Leach…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:54AM
Wednesday, March 2, 2022

The Unamerican by Darryl Reilly

So rages legendary Right Wing Hollywood gossip columnist Hedda Hopper in playwright Claude Solnik’s well-observed historical fantasia about the 1950’s anti-Communist Blacklist, "The Unam…

SOURCE: at 10:29AM
Sunday, February 20, 2022

Anna Karenina review – overthought and underdone by Clare Brennan

Crucible, SheffieldThough well acted, this revival of Helen Edmundson’s 1992 adaptation doesn’t feel ready for the big stage “All ideas are good,” according to the great theatre tea…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:54AM
Friday, February 11, 2022


(Nick Ahad’s article appeared in the Guardian, 2/11. Photo: Through the wringer … Adelle Leoncé (Anna) in Anna Karenina at the Crucible, Sheffield. Photograph: Marc Brenner.) Crucible,…

SOURCE: at 04:30PM
Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Long Day’s Journey Into Night **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward February 8, 2022: Transposing classic plays into modern eras has been an accepted theatrical technique for quite a while now. Moving these timeless works into a contempo…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 08:19AM
Friday, February 4, 2022

I Interview Playwrights Part 1109: Talene Monahon by Adam Szymkowicz

Talene MonahonHometown:  Belmont, MA.Current Town:  Brooklyn, NY.Q:  Tell me about Jane Anger:A:  I call it a Jacobean feminist revenge farce. I wrote it early on in the pandemic when ev…

Friday, January 7, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in January - A dozen of promising productions, including six musicals by Raven Snook

A dozen of promising productions, including a solo show featuring Cecily Strong, new musicals from Taylor Mac and Duncan Sheik, and spouses starring in Long Day's Journey Into Night --- Thri…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, November 9, 2021

‘Bit bonkers’: actors to perform in three plays in three Sheffield theatres at once by Harriet Sherwood Arts and Culture Correspondent

Trilogy to mark the 50th anniversary of the Crucible will have performers sprinting between stages Actors will simultaneously perform three plays in three theatres as part of an “ambitious…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:18AM
Wednesday, October 13, 2021

West End Transfer of Life of Pi Announces Full Cast & New Dates by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting and new dates are here for the West End mounting of Life of Pi, a new stage adaptation of Yann Martel's best-selling 2001 fantasy adventure novel. The previously announced p…

SOURCE: at 12:32PM
Sunday, October 3, 2021

Typical Girls review – prison punks are too polite by Clare Brennan

Crucible Theatre, SheffieldClean Break theatre company and the Crucible join forces in Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s worthwhile if underpowered play featuring the music of the Slits Typical Girls…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:36AM
Friday, August 27, 2021

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in September - From old favorites to brand-new offerings, here are a dozen promising productions by Raven Snook

From old favorites to brand-new offerings, here are a dozen promising productions beyond Broadway Broadway's been getting a lot of the fanfare as theatre in NYC slowly resumes. But Off-Broa…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, July 11, 2021

Talent review – Victoria Wood’s first play comes home by Clare Brennan

Crucible, SheffieldWood’s trademarks are all in place in her talent-show debut drama, first performed at the Crucible in 1978, though it feels somewhat dated now The talents that made the …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:36AM
Sunday, July 4, 2021

Talent review – Victoria Wood drama tackles the squalid side of celebrity by Mark Fisher

Crucible, SheffieldWood’s 1978 play about a young woman’s quest to win a local talent show handles weighty issues, including sexual exploitation, breezily It is a world of mirror balls …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:54PM
Sunday, June 27, 2021

Review: Beyond These Walls, Sheffield Crucible Studio by Cj Simon

Review: Beyond These Walls, Sheffield Crucible Studio3.0Overall ScoreIs it Tennessee Williams if there isn’t any jazz? Director Laurie Sansom certainly doesn’t think so. Sansom does a fa…

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 01:54PM
Monday, June 14, 2021

Starry Principal Casting Announced for The Muny's Upcoming Season by Caitlin Moynihan

The popular St. Louis theater The Muny has announced the principal casting for its upcoming season, and a slew of Broadway favorites will be taking the stage under the stars this summer. As …

SOURCE: at 12:06PM
Friday, May 21, 2021

Saoirse Ronan and James McArdle to Star in Macbeth at London's Almeida Theatre by Beth Stevens

Four-time Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan is set to make her U.K stage debut opposite James McArdle in Macbeth at London’s Almeida Theatre. The company announced its new season of shows, which…

SOURCE: at 01:54PM

Saoirse Ronan Will Make Her UK Stage Debut in Almeida Theatre's THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH

Saoirse Ronan will make her UK stage debut in The Tragedy of Macbeth, playing at the Almeida Theatre in London this Fall. Four-time Academy Award-nominated Ronan makes her UK stage debut as …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:06AM

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