Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Save Up To 21% On Tickets For THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM by BroadwayWorld

THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM is a beautifully compelling family drama by Florian Zeller. Starring Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins, on stage together for the first time, this major new play from …

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

The Dallas Opera Presents “The Flying Dutchman” in Dallas, US by Blouin Artinfo

The Dallas Opera presents “The Flying Dutchman” at its Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House in Dallas, US, October 12 - 20, 2018.Richard Wagner’s “The Flying Dutchman” gloriously e…

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Monday, August 13, 2018

Jessie Cave: Sunrise review – a twisted indie romcom in standup form by Brian Logan

The Stand, EdinburghThe comic’s tangled personal life is the subject of bracingly raw scrutiny in this dazzling display of soul-searching comedyThere’s intimate standup comedy, and then …

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

Daughter review – laughter and horror in magnetic study of toxic masculinity by Kate Wyver

Canada Hub @ King’s Hall, EdinburghAdam Lazarus gives an uncomfortable performance in a piece confronting attitudes towards women and parenthoodIf I should have a daughter, I don’t know …

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For the UK Premiere of THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM by BroadwayWorld

Multi award-winning star of screen and stage Jonathan Pryce will star as 'Andre', and three-time Olivier award-winning Dame Eileen Atkins will star as 'Madeleine' in The Height of the Storm,…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Hello, Dolly!, A Bronx Tale, The Boys in the Band & More by Eric King

In August, New York theater audiences will say "So long, dearie!" to a beloved revival, plays old and new, star turns from TV faves and more. Here are the performances&nb…

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

William C. de Mille: Not Just Cecil’s Brother by Trav S.D.

I’ve had occasion to refer to this chap a few times on Travalanche so now I devote an entire post to playwright/screenwriter/director/ producer William C. de Mille (1878-1955). Today t…

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Straight White Men by Elizabeth Wollman

It's weird to say this about a play that premiered only four years ago (at the Public), but the revival (and first Broadway production) of Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men feels outd…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Hollywood Bowl Park and Ride: Chatsworth Line at Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

It’s one of the favorite and most visited amphitheaters of the United States. The iconic Hollywood Bowl will now be having a brand new Park and Ride facility on the Chatsworth Line. The bo…

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Welcome to Belmont Avenue! Kimber Sprawl Joins A Bronx Tale on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage alum Kimber Sprawl joins the company of Broadway's A Bronx Tale on July 17. The young star takes on the role of Jane, replacing Christiani Pitts, who played her final performance o…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

New Coal Mine Theatre season includes Toronto debut of Tony-winning play The Father by Debra Yeo - Toronto Star

The 2018-19 bill also includes sci-fi thriller The Nether, black puppet comedy Hand to God and a new holiday improv show, The Wonder Pageant.

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Monday, July 2, 2018

RSC’s Six-Hour Roman Epic “Imperium” Has Soaring Speeches, Bloodshed: 5-Star Review by Mark Beech

The lengthy “Imperium” at London’s Gielgud Theatre can be summed up in a few short sentences: It’s in two parts, with three one-act plays in each. It fully justifies its total r…

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Saturday, June 30, 2018

“The Flying Dutchman” at The Dallas Opera, US by Blouin Artinfo

“The Flying Dutchman” will be on stage at The Dallas Opera, US.“Through the mist, a ghostly ship appears, with a black mast and blazing red sails — it is The Flying Dutchman. Cursed …

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

A Bronx Tale Musical Sets Broadway Closing Date by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway musical A Bronx Tale will play its final performance at the Longacre Theatre on August 5, 2018. The new musical began Broadway previews on November 3, 2016 and of…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

The bad dads of the West End by Carly-Ann Clements

From all of us at Official London Theatre, we just want to wish all the father figures out there a very happy Dad Day! Father, grandad, uncle, older brother… whoever you’re celebrating t…

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Anna Madeley, Amanda Drew, And Lucy Cohu Join The Cast Of THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM by BroadwayWorld

Multi award-winning star of screen and stage Jonathan Pryce will star as 'Andrei', and three-time Olivier award-winning Dame Eileen Atkins will star as 'Madeleine' in The Height of the Storm…

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Anthony Hopkins to Star in Film Adaptation of The Father by Olivia Clement

The Oscar winner has signed on for the movie version of Florian Zeller's acclaimed Broadway play.

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Anthony Hopkins Signs On For Film Adaptation of THE FATHER by Alexa Criscitiello

It has been reported that Academy Award-winning actor, Anthony Hopkins has signed on to lead a film adaptation of the Tony Award-nominated drama, The Father.

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Sunday, May 13, 2018

The week in theatre: The Whale; Nightfall; An Ideal Husband – review by Susannah Clapp

Ustinov Studio, Bath; The Bridge; Vaudeville, LondonA morbidly obese man is trapped with his regrets and his furious daughter in the Ustinov’s superb revival of Samuel D Hunter’s The Wha…

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Georg Friedrich Händel’s “Semele” at Komische Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Georg Friedrich Handel’s “Semele” will be on stage at Komische Oper Berlin.“Nicole Chevalier, the winner of the Faust Award who last turned the heads of men and women during her sens…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

“(B)old: Festival” at Southbank Centre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“(B)old: Festival” will be on at Southbank Centre, London.Ever heard of festivals by and old people? Here’s one for you! “(B)old is a new festival profiling artists aged 65 years and…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Fay Holderness: Fred MacMurray’s Aunt on Stage and Screen by Trav S.D.

Screen comedienne Fay Holderness (nee MacMurray, 1881-1963) came into the world on April 16. Her brother, musician Frederick MacMurray, Sr. was the father of movie and tv star Fred MacMurray…

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

Rod Steiger: Just the Weird Parts by Trav S.D.

A tribute today to the great character actor Rod Steiger (1925-2002). One of the most famous proponents and exponents of the so-called Method, there is a wonderful surprise in the late actor…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Reared review – secrets and surprises in skittish family comedy by Lyn Gardner

Theatre 503, LondonJohn Fitzpatrick’s play about a family with a wonky moral compass swings between all-out farce and truth-telling dramaIt is possible to really enjoy a play without ever …

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

How John Krasinski Became The Next Great Voice In Horror

Emily Blunt in A Quiet Place. Jonny Cournoyer / Paramount Pictures When John Krasinski set out to cowrite and direct A Quiet Place, he knew he was in desperate need of a crash course …

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Theatre News: Pauline McLynn to star in Mother Courage and Her Children

The Father Ted actress will take on the lead in Red Ladder's production

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

‘’An Autumn Afternoon’’ at Prince Charles Cinema, London by Blouin Artinfo

Prince Charles Cinema in London will be hosting the screening of the 1962 Japanese drama film "An Autumn Afternoon."The film is directed by the Japanese film director and screenwriter Yasuji…

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Friday, March 16, 2018

BWW Review: FREUD THE MUSICAL, The Vaults by Cindy Marcolina

The father of modern psychology comes back from the grave in a flurry of cross-dressing madness. Natasha Sutton Williams writes an exhilarating musical filled to the brim of phallic jokes an…

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

BWW Interview: Adrian Lester Talks TRAUMA by Marianka Swain

Adrian Lester stars opposite John Simm in new psychological thrillerTrauma, as - respectively - a top surgeon and the father of a boy who dies after an unsuccessful operation, and who holds …

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Friday, March 9, 2018

All the winners from the Manchester Theatre Awards by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Mark Ludmon takes a look at all the winners from the Manchester Theatre Awards 2018 Oldham Coliseum’s staging of Florian Zeller’s drama The Father has won the title of bes…

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Friday, February 23, 2018

Y Tad review at Pontio, Bangor – ‘an exceptional performance’ by Jafar Iqbal

In this Welsh language translation of Florian Zeller’s award-winning play, La Pere – in English, The Father – the Paris setting has

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