Tuesday, November 19, 2019

“Welcome to My Underworld:” Collective Creation Compellingly Articulates the Need for Empathy by Natasha Lomonossoff

Dramaturged and directed by native Kingston and award-winning playwright Judith Thompson, the collective creation Welcome to My Underworld consists of nine character pieces based on the perf…

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Admiring Audrey II from the Inside by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady Eric Wright and Jonathan Groff in Little Shop o…

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Review: Nosedive, Barbican by Joana Brito

Review: Nosedive, Barbican5.0starsEverything is vibrant and exciting about this show. It is a journey shared between the audience and the performers, a collaborative hope that everything wil…

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Halftime = Intermission: NFL Releases Translation Guide for Theatre Fans Forced to Watch Football by Broadway Beat

by Erika Hakmiller. @ErikaFromMaine. NEW YORK, NY - The National Football League released today a new, official translation guide for theatre lovers who are put in situations where they may …

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Glimpse the Glamour of the Broadway-Bound New Musical Diana by Lindsey Sullivan

Hear ye, hear ye! Here's a first look at the cast of the Broadway-bound Diana, the new musical based on the real-life story of Diana, Princess of Wales. The show will star two-time Tony winn…

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Heidi Blickenstaff, Kara Lindsay, Gavin Lee, and More Set For Disney on Broadway Concert Series at Walt Disney World

According to News13, Disney World has revealed some of the performers set to appear in the Disney on Broadway concert series during Epcot International Festival of the Arts in January.

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Watch Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ryan McCartan, and More Preview Their Upcoming 54/Below Concerts by Dan Meyer

The performers will all bring their musical talent through the month of November.

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Big Apple Circus - Thrills and Fun for All! by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd Hollander The most important element of any circus is the ability to instill feelings of joy and amazement in its audience. Something Big Apple Circus, now beginning its 4…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme Announces One-Week Extension on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

It's a hit! Freestyle Love Supreme, created by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anthony Veneziale and Tommy Kail, has announced a one-week extension to its Broadway run. Originally set to play its final …

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Big Apple Circus by Wendy Caster

Tired of the news? Depressed by the weird meanness of humans? Maybe you need a mini-vacation. Maybe you need to bask in the weird wonder of humans. Jayson Dominguez and the Wheel of DeathP…

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Streaming Has Changed The Ways We Listen To Music by Artsjournal

At the moment, at least, people seem to prefer podcasts and music that make them feel as if they’re alone in the room with the performers. And that in turn has an appreciable effect on the…

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"An Evening With..." Eartha Kitt at The Green Room 42 by Angela Tricarico

by Anna Althiede In the immortal words of Eartha Kitt, “The price we pay for being true to ourselves is worth it.”  Though perhaps best commercially known as the voice behind the enduri…

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Macbeth by Wendy Caster

The production of Macbeth at the Classic Stage Company (CSC), directed and designed by John Doyle, is a streamlined affair. It runs 1:40 without an intermission; it has a cast of only nine …

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

MANSION – The Experience by Arts Review

Earlier this year, Bass Fam Creative brought us Matador – a beautiful exploration of love and lust through dance, circus, and burlesque. Despite Melbourne slipping out of summer then, the …

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme Shifts Broadway Schedule; Adds Four Wednesday Performances by Andy Lefkowitz

Freestyle Love Supreme, the improv sensation created by Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Anthony Veneziale, has added four 7:00pm Wednesday performances on November 13, November 20, Decem…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

Stephanie J. Block to Play Cabaret Engagement at Café Carlyle in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Stephanie J. Block, the beloved Broadway star who took home her first Tony Award this spring, is among the slate of performers scheduled to play cabaret engagements at New York City's Café …

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Little Baby Jesus review – Arinzé Kene's thrilling teens triumph by Miriam Gillinson

Orange Tree theatre, LondonStandup, storytelling and poetry combine in this brilliant show about an inner-city trio on the verge of adulthood Here is a play that will be racing through you, …

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation by Wendy Caster

Once upon a time, Broadway was full of larger-than-life stars (often women) easily identified by their distinctive voices and mannerisms. Gwen Verdon. Carol Channing. Ethel Merman. Elaine St…

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Fierce festival review – a daring whirl of theatrical thrills by Gareth Llŷr Evans

Various venues, BirminghamAided by hula hoops, raw chicken and animatronic dogs, the performers in this six-day series of shows embarked on a quest for emotional connections Communion, empat…

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

The Decline and Fall of the Entire World as Seen Through the Eyes of Cole Porter by Wendy Caster

I bought my first Ben Bagley record, Irving Berlin Revisited, for 69 cents at a flea market in New Jersey a million years ago. Albums those days cost around four dollars, so it was quite a …

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Q&A with Nancy Zamit from Groan Ups at The Vaudeville

It only just premiered last month and Mischief Theatre's latest comedy Groan Ups is raking in outstanding reviews from both audiences and critics alike. This bundle of joy and comedic gold …

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Secret Life of Bees, Much Ado About Nothing Lead 2019 AUDELCO’s VIV Award Nominations by Dan Meyer

Danielle Brooks and LaChanze are among the performers nominated for a VIV Award.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

From Hello, Dolly! to Wicked, See the Ensemblist Celebrate Broadway’s Double Swings by Marc J. Franklin

Continuing with its series spotlighting Broadway’s unsung heroes, the popular platform paid to tribute to the performers who swung in two musical in one season.

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From Mean Girls to Wicked, See the Ensemblist Celebrate Broadway’s Double Swings by Marc J. Franklin

Continuing with its series spotlighting Broadway’s unsung heroes, the popular platform paid to tribute to the performers who swung in two musical in one season.

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IMPRESSIONS: Dance Heginbotham's "Herz Schmerz" at Baryshnikov Arts Center by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Dance Heginbotham's "Herz Schmerz" at Baryshnikov Arts Center, "More significantly, the performers in this piece gently squeeze their own flesh as if assessing their physica…

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Out of Order review – putting the boot into a world ruled by clowns by Kate Wyver

Southbank Centre, LondonOur era of buffoonish leadership is brilliantly skewered in Forced Entertainment’s mimed maelstrom of aggression Sweaty, sad and stupidly funny, Forced Entertainmen…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Girl from the North Country makes strikingly moving theatre out of Bob Dylan songs by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

Hard-luck characters’ stories aren’t fully fleshed out but between the songs, the performers and show creator Conor McPherson, what emerges is powerfully melancholy anyhow, writes Karen …

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Ms. Broadway October 2019: Broadway's Jennifer Ashley Tepper by JK

The only thing surprising about this month's Ms. Broadway is that we've waited so long to celebrate her. She lives the life most of us hardcore theater fans dream of. And she has earned it.…

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Freestyle Love Supreme hits Broadway with its infectious blend of wit and rhymes by Jessica Derschowitz

It’s either a relief, cause for concern, or maybe a little bit of both — but when you get to Freestyle Love Supreme, the unique and delightful show blending hip-hop and improv, you’ll …

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Luke Bayer & Millie O’Connell head the cast of Soho Cinders at Charing Cross Theatre

Audiences have already seen Luke Bayer as the alternate Jamie in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie and Millie O’Connell has enjoyed an Olivier Award-nominated reign as Anne Boleyn in the h…

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Freestyle Love Supreme Officially Opens on Broadway by Broadway.com

Freestyle Love Supreme, the high-energy show that blends hip-hop, improvisational theater, music and vocal stylings, officially opens at Broadway's Booth Theatre on October 2. Thomas Kail di…

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