Saturday, August 1, 2020

TWELFTH NIGHT Red Rose Chain by Libby Purves and Friends

A SINGING, SEASIDE,  STRIKING DEFIANCE OF THE NEW SEPARATION   Theatrecat remains dark,  as it has been since December when chemotherapy began and then ran seamlessly, in March, into loc…

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Monday, July 27, 2020

Live performances of Othello and Twelfth Night at American Shakespeare Center have begun. by Lorraine Treanor

While a survey done by Shugoll Research shows that Washingtonians are chary about returning to theater while the coronavirus rages, one company is prepared to put live actors on the stage wi…

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Thursday, July 16, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 3 by JK

All this week, we've been celebrating some truly amazing performances from the past ten Broadway seasons. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reason.…

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

First live performances in the area start July 25 at ASC. Here’s how they’re making it happen. by Lorraine Treanor

American Shakespeare Center joins only a few companies in the country to have obtained permission from authorities for live performances this summer. ASC will perform Othello and Twelfth Nig…

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Thursday, July 9, 2020
Thursday, July 2, 2020

‘Hearing others cheering, clapping & laughing transports you into a new realm’: TWELFTH NIGHT – The Maltings Theatre (Online review) by Shanine Salmon

Shakespeare. Theatre. Press Nights. These are all concepts we are familiar with, but in this unprecedented time of COVID-19 lockdown, for a moment we were unsure how theatre would survive.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

WATCH: Livestream No Exit Theatre Collective's Abridged, Pride-Inspired TWELFTH NIGHT Tonight at 7 p.m. ET on BroadwayWorld

No Exit Theatre Collective (NETC) presents William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night in our live-streamed Fortnightly Reading Series: Pride Edition! Twelfth Night will be performed June 22 at 7 …

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Sunday, June 7, 2020

Composer Shaina Taub Pulled Off Her Stoop And Arrested By NYPD by Artsjournal2

Taub, a composer who has written music for the Public’s Twelfth Night and As You Like It, was cheering on a peaceful protest on her street, from her own stoop, when she and her husband wer…

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Watch Ruby Rose, Will Roland, Taylor Trensch, and More in Twelfth Night Reading Tonight

Maitreyi Ramakrishnan and Brandon Thomas Lee also headline the reading of the Shakespeare comedy.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals by JK

Yesterday, we began our series about the "Best" of the last decade, from the 2010-2011 season, through the just ended 2019-2020 season. Today, Mike and I name what we considered to be the 10…

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: "You'll Never Walk Alone" From The 1994 CAROUSEL Revival

May 7th marks Tony Award winning director Nicholas Hytner's birthday! Hytner directed the original Miss Saigon in 1991, the star-studded 1998 LCT revival of Twelfth Night with Helen Hunt &am…

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

‘Riotous fun from start to finish’: TWELFTH NIGHT – National Theatre ★★★★ by Emma Clarendon

This joyous and lively production, starring Tamsin Greig, is one of the best versions of Shakespeare’s comedy I've ever seen.

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Sunday, April 26, 2020

Theatre Review: National Theatre at Home: ‘Twelfth Night’ by April Forrer

I’ve seen “Twelfth Night” so many times I’ve lost count, but this is my first experience watching this play streaming on the computer. Produced by UK’s National Theatre, I very muc…

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Thursday, April 23, 2020

Watch NT Live’s TWELFTH NIGHT now! by Gabi Bergman

A ship is wrecked on the rocks: Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to

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NEWS: National Theatre At Home screens two versions of Frankenstein plus Antony & Cleopatra by Press Releases

After the popularity of its lockdown streamings of One Man, Two Guvnors, Jane Eyre, Treasure Island and tonight's Twelfth Night to coincide with Shakespeare's Birthday (23 April 2020), the N…

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The National Theatre production of TWELFTH NIGHT to stream tomorrow by Gabi Bergman

Make a date with Shakespeare’s whirlwind comedy of mistaken identity, featuring Tamsin Greig as a transformed Malvolia. A ship is wrecked on the

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Shakespeare Theatre Company hosts ‘Twelfth Night’ viewing party by News Desk

Shakespeare Theatre Company invites audiences to celebrate William Shakespeare’s birthday by attending a viewing party of the National Theatre of London’s 2017 production of Twelfth Nig…

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A Cast Album I Love: ‘Twelfth Night’ by Laura Collins-Hughes

We continue our cast album series with more recommendations for wonderful musicals to listen to at home

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Tamsin Greig on Twelfth Night: 'The self-judgment of women is awful' by Interview By Chris Wiegand

As the National Theatre streams its acclaimed staging of Shakespeare’s comedy, its star recalls playing Malvolia and eliciting help from the audience What was your reaction when asked to p…

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Twelfth Night, RSC/Stratford-upon-Avon online review - inventive but underfelt by Matt Wolf

Kara Tointon leads a concept-heavy, Victorian-era Shakespeare update Twelfth Night is rarely long-absent from the British stage and nor is it in our current climate of streaming aplenty. Th…

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

VIDEO: Sara Holdren Hosts Lecture on Adapting and Directing Shakespeare For Two River Theater's SHAKESPEARE SUNDAYS

Sara Holdren (director of Two River's Twelfth Night and of The Comedy of Errors and Macbeth for the Two River A Little Shakespeare program) shares a 45-minute lecture (the fun kind!), follow…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Review: Twelfth Night, RSC (via MarqueeTV) by Nina Cave

Review: Twelfth Night, RSC (via MarqueeTV)3.0starsOur play is set in 1890s England amongst the rural countryside full of beautiful statues, glasshouses and fountains.  In this 2017 RSC prod…

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Adrian Edmondson: 'Hamlet saved me from being expelled' by Adrian Edmondson

As the RSC’s Twelfth Night is streamed online, the actor recalls putting on Malvolio’s yellow stockings and how pub theatre led him into comedy Hottest front-room seats: theatre and dan…

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

’An entertaining performance from a magnetic performer’: I, MALVOLIO – TOURING (Online Review) by Laura Kressly

I, Malvolio is Tim Crouch’s retelling of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night through the eyes of the blighted and picked-upon puritan, Malvolio. It’s the fourth time Crouch has written such an…

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Monday, March 30, 2020

RSC organises ‘watch along’ for streaming Twelfth Night by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon The Royal Shakespeare Company  (RSC) is to invite people to a live “watch along” of its 2017 production of Twelfth Night when it premieres on streaming service Marquee TV…

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Friday, March 27, 2020

NEWS: RSC & Marquee TV announce online ’watch along’ of Twelfth Night to mark World Theatre Day by Press Releases

To mark World Theatre Day (Friday 27 March 2020), the Royal Shakespeare Company is inviting people to join a live ‘watch along’ from their living rooms on 11 April of a recording of thei…

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RSC and Marquee TV Will Host A Watch-Along of TWELFTH NIGHT For World Theatre Day

To mark World Theatre Day (Friday 27 March), the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) is inviting people to join a live 'watch along' from their living rooms on Saturday 11 April of a recording o…

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

‘A roaring success’: The Show Must Go Online’s Shakespeare series makes an impressive start by Debbie Gilpin

Last week saw the first production of The Show Must Go Online, a series devised by Rob Myles (who Mind the Blog regulars will recognise from Merely Theatre’s Twelfth Night and his insight …

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

American Shakespeare Center Announces 2020 New Contemporaries Winner by American Theatre Editors

L M Feldman's 'Thrive,' which is in dialgoue with Shakespeare's 'Twelfth Night,' will tour with the ASC's production of that classic.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Six-Part Cycle Steel, by Three-Time Tony Winner Mark Rylance, in Development from Guthrie Theater & A.R.T. by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Mark Rylance will bring to life the Age of Steel between the Civil War and World War I with a newly-in-development play series titled Steel. The six-part play, co-writ…

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

The Upstart Crow review – a sitcom ripe for a theatrical remake by Holly Williams

Gielgud, LondonDavid Mitchell makes a rollicking stage debut as the Bard in this bawdy adaptation of Ben Elton’s BBC series Of all the sitcoms to be turned into a stage show, Upstart Crow …

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