Monday, July 17, 2017

Broadway Grosses: J.T. Rogers' Tony Winner Oslo Soars in Its Final Week on Broadway by Broadway.com

J.T. Rogers' acclaimed new play Oslo went out on top in the last week of its limited engagement at Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theatre. The 2017 Tony winner for Best Pl…

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG – Touring by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

Make sure you get to your seat early so you don’t miss the pre-show shenanigans but more importantly you have time to read the hilarious programme. Never have I laughed so much before a sh…

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Dear Evan Hansen Reports Highest Gross Ever for Broadway Venue Under 1000 Seats by Broadway.com

Broadway's 2017 Tony-winning Best Musical reached a new pair of milestones in the past week. Dear Evan Hansen, packing in crowds at the Music Box Theatre since its Broadway debut in…

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Charlie Russell Brings Instagram Along for a Two-Show Day At The Play That Goes Wrong

Charlie Russell brought Instagram along for Broadway Barks and a two-show day at The Play That Goes Wrong.

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Save on Tickets to See THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG on Broadway by Contests - Broadway

Winner of the Olivier Award for BEST NEW COMEDY, THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG is a classic murder mystery chock-full of mishaps and more madcap mania than a Monty Python marathon Welcome to open…

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The Theater People Podcast Chats with BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes and THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG's Henry Lewis and Jonathan Sayer by Theater People Podcast

On Monday, July 10, the Theater People podcast welcomes two-time Tony nominee Laura Osnes and Henry Lewis and Jonathan Sayer of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG. For the first part of the episode, h…

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Friday, July 7, 2017

Photo Coverage: GROUNDHOG DAY, WICKED & More Help Kick Off the Summer at Broadway in Bryant Park! by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

The series kicked off just yesterday, hosted by the cast of The Play That Goes Wrong and featuring performances from the casts of Stomp, The Phantom of the Opera, Groundhog Day and Wicked. B…

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What It Was Like to Bring The Play That Goes Wrong from a U.K. Pub to Broadway by Adam Hetrick

Cast member Charlie Russell is the July 7 guest on the podcast series hosted by actor Leah Walsh.

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Broadway Grosses: The Great Comet Dazzles in Josh Groban's Final Week by Lindsey Sullivan

Josh Groban's Broadway debut was remarkably luminous. He garnered the title of Broadway.com's Star of the Year, geeked out with us on Show People with Paul Wontorek, earned a Tony no…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

THROWAWAY TONYS by John Simon

Some Tonys are sound and meritorious, such as the 2017 ones for Kevin Kline Rachel Bay Jones, “Jitney,” Nigel Hook (set designer for “The Play That Goes Wrong”), Santo Loquasto, Gavi…

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Five Burning Questions with The Play That Goes Wrong Olivier Winner Henry Shields

Olivier Award winner Henry Shields, who co-wrote and stars in The Play That Goes Wrong, talks comedy icons, playing the straight man, and the Broadway memory that will stay with hime a lifet…

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Monday, June 26, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Pack the Cort Theatre as Indecent Sees Box Office Surge by Broadway.com

Not long after winning a pair of 2017 Tony Awards, audiences were disappointed to hear that Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman's beautiful collaboration Indecent would close on June 2…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Leading producer announced as new SOLT president by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced that leading producer Kenny Wax has been appointed as its new president. Kenny brings extensive experience to SOLT having pr…

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NEWS: Kenny Wax appointed new President of Society of London Theatre by Press Releases

Society of London Theatre (SOLT) has announced that Kenny Wax has been appointed as its new President. Kenny brings extensive experience to SOLT having produced plays, musicals and family th…

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‘The Comedy About A Bank Robbery’ at Criterion Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“The Comedy About A Bank Robbery” is currently being staged through April 1, 2018 at Criterion Theatre, London.The run time of the show is 2 hours and 20 minutes including an interval. …

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Broadway Grosses: You Deserve It! Swinging Tonys Perf Leads Bandstand to Best Week Yet by Broadway.com

Broadway's biggest night—the Tony Awards—showcased a slew of new musicals that debuted in the 2016-2017 season. One of those fresh works was the lively Bandstand, which in ad…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Making It Happen: Four Questions with The Play That Goes Wrong Stage Manager Matthew DiCarlo

Broadway stage manager Matthew DiCarlo talks being the "new guy" in The Play That Goes Wrong, advice for aspiring PSMs, and a typical day at the theatre.

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Competition: Win tickets to see La Strada at the Other Palace by The Stage

From the Olivier Award-winning producer of West End hits Top Hat, The Play That Goes Wrong and Hetty Feather. Federico Fellini’s Oscar-winning

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Tony Award Winners: Best Score Goes To ‘Dear Eva Hansen’ – Live by Jeremy Gerard

Refresh For Updates Gavin Creel of Hello, Dolly! has won Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical. Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical Gavin Cree…

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THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG's Nigel Hook Wins 2017 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Play by BroadwayWorld

Nigel Hook has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design of a Play for THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Report From New York: What Goes “Wrong” Is So Write… Rite…Right. Right? Right. by Bill Hirschman

Granted, a farce documenting the doomed efforts of a hapless British theater troupe already has been brilliantly explored in Noises Off. But there is hilarity yet to mine as evidenced by The…

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Tony Nominee Nigel Hook Shares 12 Secrets About The Play That Goes Wrong Set

Hear from Tony-nominated designer Nigel Hook all about The Play That Goes Wrong's incredible, transforming set.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Everybody Says Yeah for Kinky Boots' New Star Brendon Urie by Broadway.com

Audiences at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre have been swooning for Panic! at the Disco frontman Brendon Urie, who's been packing houses since joining the long-running musical K…

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Theatre News: The Play That Goes Wrong among Brit winners at this year's Drama Desk Awards

The awards recognise outstanding achievement in New York theatre

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Spotlight On...Rebecca Knowles by Michael Block

Name: Rebecca KnowlesHometown: Medfield, MA (currently Brooklyn, NY!)Education: BFA Point Park University, additional training at the Williamstown Theatre Festival and the American Theatre W…

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Groundhog Day Leaps Ahead at Box Office on Memorial Day Weekend by Broadway.com

The new musical Groundhog Day, which was recently honored with seven Tony Award nominations, has even more to celebrate following the past week on Broadway. The musical featuring a book by D…

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

BWW Review: THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, Exeter Northcott Theatre by Nicky Sweetland

From humble beginnings in a pub in Islington, when a group of LAMDA graduates first conceived Mischief Theatre, the company has gone from strength to strength and following an award winning …

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Monday, May 15, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Present Laughter & More Plays Boom at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony-nominated revival of Noël Coward's classic comedy Present Laughter shot up $100,066 this week, grossing a total of $853,434. The Kevin Kline-led side-splitter is up for thr…

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Non-Stop Hilarity that “Goes Wrong” by Cogency

The Play That Goes Wrong. Written by Henry Lewis, directed by Mark Ball. Lyceum Theatre, New York. May 2017.   You don’t have to travel across the pond to see this superb presentation…

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Jonathan Sayer & Henry Lewis Talk Co-Creating & Starring in The Play That Goes Wrong, First Impressions at LAMDA, & Their Epic Olivier Nig

The Play That Goes Wrong creators and stars Jonathan Sayer & Henry Lewis talk first impressions, Olivier night secrets, and backstage rituals and hijinks.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time for another round: the rebirth of pub theatre by Matt Trueman

Boozy function rooms were once theatre’s radical heart. Rising costs and the changing face of the fringe threatened all that – but pubs around Britain are pulling in audiences with their…

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