Monday, September 16, 2019

American Moor by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Cobb is titanic in this piece bringing his resonant voice and impressive physical presence to bear on the most famous classic role for a Black actor in the canon as well as his thoughts abou…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

What Are TBA Staff Up To?

by Theatre Bay Area  When they're not managing programs, editing web content, or coordinating with members, our Theatre Bay Area staff can often be found pursuing various creative and prof…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Jersey Boys’ Michael Longoria to Release Album of Movie Love Songs by Dan Meyer

Like They Do in the Movies will drop October 11 featuring songs from Pretty Woman, Grease, Titanic, and more.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

VIDEO: In Rehearsal with 42nd Street Moon's TITANIC

San Francisco's 42nd Street Moon presents TITANIC, showcasing 70 of the Bay Area's best singers and musicians.

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Call Answered: Michael McAssey: "PIANO BAR LIVE!" at The Duplex by Adam Rothenberg

There are very few piano bars left in NYC, which is why I’m so excited by this new venture that Scott Barbarino has come up with, PIANO BAR LIVE! at The Duplex, that will feature MAC Award…

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

Moulin Rouge! The Musical by Darryl Reilly

As the romantic, tubercular and charismatic Satine, the magnetic Ms. Olivo delivers a ferocious, sensual and grandiose performance that’s one of the most memorable recently seen on Broadwa…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Titanic the Musical cancels Russia and Saudi Arabia tour dates due to funding delays by Georgia Snow

The international tour of Titanic the Musical has pulled dates in Russia and Saudi Arabia, with cast and crew reportedly given their

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Harmonia Brings Broadway to China With KING KONG, TITANIC and More

Broadway producers have been expanding their interest in China as a potential marketplace for productions, according to Deadline.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Harmonia Bridges Broadway And China With Productions Of ‘King Kong,’ ‘Titanic’ And More by Dade Hayes

EXCLUSIVE: Just as Hollywood studios did a generation ago, Broadway producers are now actively investigating the potential of China as a newly maturing marketplace with vast revenue potentia…

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Beth Malone to Star in Unsinkable Molly Brown with Off-Broadway's Transport Group by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Beth Malone has signed on to headline a revival of Richard Morris and Meredith Willson's musical The Unsinkable Molly Brown as part of the 2019-2020 season of off-Broadway's Tra…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Dorothy Gibson: Movie Star on The Titanic; Fascist Sympathizer by Trav S.D.

The career of Dorothy Gibson (Dorothy Winifred Brown, 1889-1946), is full of hair raising twists and turns, and not just the one that took place on April 15, 1912. A Hoboken native, she sang…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

“All About Eve”: Review by Howard Fishman by Blouin Artinfo

Gillian Anderson’s haunted, drawn face is the mesmerizing center of Ivo van Hove’s staging of “All About Eve,” a production currently blazing in London’s West End (at the Noel Cowa…

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Using Chickens, Kate Winslet, And Theatre To Help Fight Climate Change by Artsjournal1

Australian theatre artist David Finnigan’s first piece on the subject was, perhaps imprudently, titled Kill Climate Deniers. (It was about an attack by, er, highly motivated environmental …

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Half God of Rainfall, Kiln Theatre review - titanic war of the gods by Aleks.sierz

Poetic two-hander combines epic myth, family relationships and gender politics If British theatre often seems to lack ambition, the same cannot be said of The Half God of Rainfall, a galaxy-…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Fulton Theatre Season to Include Kinky Boots, Fun Home, Evita, Titanic, and More by Adam Hetrick

The Lancaster, Pennsylvania, theatre has announced its 2019–2020 season.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

‘Truly benefits from its straightforwardness’: ALL MY SONS – The Old Vic by Ian Foster

Some titanic acting performances from Sally Field, Bill Pullman and Colin Morgan in this superb All My Sons at the Old Vic Theatre.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Trav S.D.’s Guide to Films About the Titanic by Trav S.D.

Like the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, the sinking of the Titanic was a tragedy that unspooled over two calendar days (the same two, in fact, April 14 and 15). The ship struck the berg l…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

“Ben-Hur” Returns to Theaters for 60th Anniversary by Blouin Artinfo

For its 60th anniversary, one of Hollywood’s greatest epics, “Ben-Hur” is back in theaters. The film celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. “Previously filmed by MGM in 1925, tha…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Bobby Smith, Natascia Diaz, Nicki Elledge, and More in Signature Theatre's GRAND HOTEL by BroadwayWorld

Signature Theatre's Grand Hotel, the Musical directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer Broadway's Gigi, Follies, and Signature's Titanic and choreographed by Kelly Crand…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Glenda Jackson holds court as Broadway's King Lear: EW review by Allison Adato

“Is there a British equivalent for ‘machismo’?” asks the American.“No. None at all,” replies his English friend, who then reconsiders: “Maybe Glenda Jackson.” There are any n…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Performance Report: ‘Titanic, the Musical’ at The Highwood Theatre by Kristin Franco

The sinking of the Titanic has transfixed our culture for over 100 years now, which you can see in its frequent re-tellings and interpretations within popular culture. Perhaps the most well-…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Bessie Buchanan: Harlem and Human Rights by Trav S.D.

Bessie Allison Buchanan (1902-1980) had two remarkable careers. Since one of them was in show business we celebrate her here. Her born name was Bessie Allison, though her circumstances in li…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Further Casting Set for London Premiere of The Light in the Piazza Starring Renée Fleming & Dove Cameron by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the highly anticipated London-debut production of Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas' six-time Tony-winning musical The Light in the Piazza. The new s…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Aspirations Come Up Against Economic Hardship In 'Sounds Like Titanic' by Martha Anne Toll

In Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman's debut, she doesn't shrink from the systemic issues of an unfair economic system, but her personal story, with its unexpected twists, makes this memoir memora…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Bookfilter’s February Pick of the Month by Michael Giltz

Every month, BookFilter selects the best new theater book, exclusively for Broadway Direct readers. Sounds Like Titanic: A Memoir By Jessica Chiccehitto Hindman $25.95, W.W. Norton Jessica C…

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Friday, February 8, 2019

The Opéra-Bastille, The House That Gets No Respect by Artsjournal1

When it opened (not quite finished) in Paris in 1989, this joke made the rounds: “What is the difference between the Bastille Opera and the Titanic? The Titanic had an orchestra.”…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Titanic the musical European Tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo   The award-winning, critically acclaimed production of Titanic the musical recently seen at London’s Charing Cross Theatre and on tour around the UK will tour Eur…

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Titanic Musical to Dock in Several European Cities in Summer 2019 Tour by Dan Meyer

The Southwark production of Maury Yeston and Peter Stone's musical will play Moscow, Munich, and more.

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TITANIC Will Embark on European Tour by BroadwayWorld

Following the first ever UK amp Ireland tour of Titanic The Musical in 2018, the production will return in 2019 for a European tour. After opening at the New Victoria Theatre, Woking on 11 J…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Kate Winslet to Executive Produce ‘Mare of Easttown’ by Blouin Artinfo

Academy Award winner Kate Winslet — who also produced Steve Jobs, HBO’s Mildred Pierce, etc — is slated to executive produce and lead upcoming mystery Mare of Easttown from creator Bra…

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

#TBT by JK

As I mourn the loss of Head Over Heels this week, I am reminded of a very similar (and short-lived) show. Music Theatre International describes that show this way: "an anachronisti…

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