Thursday, August 10, 2017

Seth Numrich, Star of AMC’s Turn and War Horse, on Making the Leap from Broadway to London, and TV by Adam Hetrick

Created by Leah Walsh, the podcast shares the personal stores of artists navigating the waters between art and commerce.

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

How War Horse Inspired the Elephant Puppets of the New Circus 1903 by Ruthie Fierberg

Designers of the new Las Vegas extravaganza at the Paris Hotel found their muse on Broadway.

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time': Theater Review

Winner of five Tony Awards, this innovatiive adaptation of the bestselling novel 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,' staged by 'War Horse' director Marianne Elliott, doesn't…

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Friday, August 4, 2017

War Horse Star Jeremy Irvine Joins Cast of Mamma Mia! Sequel by Andrew Gans

Irvine and Harlots’ Alexa Davies are the latest additions to the cast of the movie musical.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Jeremy Irvine and Alexa Davies Join Cast of MAMMA MIA Sequel by BroadwayWorld

Deadline is reporting that further casting has been announced for the upcoming MAMMA MIAsequelfilm. Jeremy Irvine 'War Horse' will play young Sam while Alexa Davies 'Harlots' will take on th…

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Gyre & Gimble Return with THE HARTLEPOOL MONKEY by BroadwayWorld

The puppeteers who brought War Horse to life and who co-designed the Lorax for the Old Vic production introduce Napoleon, the anarchic chimpanzee who is put on trial on suspicion of being a …

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Rehearsals begin for War Horse UK Tour 2017-19 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Rehearsals began this week for the War Horse UK Tour. The National Theatre's critically acclaimed production opens on the 15 September 2017 at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbu…

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the Touring Company of WAR HORSE by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals began this week for the 34-strong cast of a major tour UK tour of the National Theatre's internationally acclaimed production of War Horse, which begins performances on 15 Septemb…

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

I Interview Playwrights Part 966: Holly Hepp-Galván by Adam Szymkowicz

Holly Hepp-Galván Hometown: Glen Cove, NY Current Town: New York, NY Q:  What are you working on now? A:  I’m thrilled to have several projects going on at once! I’ve just…

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

BWW Interview: Bronagh Gallagher Talks GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY by Marianka Swain

Actress and musician Bronagh Gallagher's work ranges fromThe Commitments, Pulp Fiction and Stars Wars on screen to War Horse on stage, as well as touring and recording albums with her band. …

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

'A series of lucky accidents' – Michael Morpurgo on the birth of a war horse by Michael Morpurgo

From primary school teacher to author of a stage hit, the author is now subject of a V&A exhibition celebrating his workTwo sides, 45 minutes. Get on with it. Detention if you don’t fi…

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Spotlight On...Jessica Tyler Wright by Michael Block

Name: Jessica Tyler WrightHometown: Green Bay, WI (And I'm a SERIOUS Packers fan, going so far as being a season ticket holder AND an owner/shareholder.)Education: BFA in Musical Theatre and…

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Theater Books for Summer Reading 2017 by Broadwayandme

Happy Fifth of July. The Independence Day fireworks may be over but we've still got nine more weeks of summer to celebrate until Labor Day. For me that means time to sit on our terrace …

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Photo Coverage: Angela Lansbury & Cast Take Bows in Acting Company's THE CHALK GARDEN by Jessica Fallon Gordon

Just last night, the Acting Company held a one-night-only benefit reading of British drama The Chalk Garden by Enid Bagnold, starring Angela Lansbury. Completing the cast were Tedra Millan P…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

New Production Company Formed by Marianne Elliott and Chris Harper by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo A new production company called Elliott and Harper Productions has been formed by Marianne Elliott, the Olivier and Tony Award-winning director of the National Theatre’s hu…

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Theatre News: Cast and dates announced for UK tour of War Horse

Joey is coming to a theatre near you

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Casting announced for War Horse tour by Georgia Snow

Casting has been announced for the forthcoming UK tour of War Horse. The play, which closed in the West End in March

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Thomas Dennis, Bob Fox, and More Announced for UK Tour of WAR HORSE by BroadwayWorld

The National Theatre's today 17 May 2017 announced the 34 strong cast for its acclaimed production of War Horse which begins a major tour of the UK on 15 September 2017.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Bush Theatre Announces Casting for HIR Starring Arthur Darvill by BroadwayWorld

Casting is announced today for the UK premiere of Hir, written by Taylor Mac 24-Decade History of Popular Music and directed by Nadia Fall Disgraced. Arthur Darvill Doctor Who, Broadchurch, …

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Is Angels in America, Starring Nathan Lane & Andrew Garfield, Bound for Broadway? by

The new London revival of Tony Kushner’s early-'90s two-parter Angels in America could be headed to Broadway, according to the New York Post.  The production, currently playi…

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Review: ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Is Bright, Brassy and All Bette by Ben Brantley

In this rose-colored revival of the 1964 war horse “Hello, Dolly!,” Bette Midler provides a dazzling lesson in star power

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Full Cast Set for Rebecca Hall-Led New York Premiere Animal at the Atlantic Theater Company by

Casting is complete for Clare Lizzimore’s play Animal at the Atlantic Theater Company. As previously announced, Golden Globe Award nominee Rebecca Hall (Broadway’s Machinal)…

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The Highly Theatrical Hijinks of "Vanity Fair," "The Play That Goes Wrong" and "946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips" by Broadway & Me

Sometimes you want a little sizzle with your theatrical steak. Or at least I do.  Which is why I'm such a fan of shows that take an imaginative approach to their storytelling, using all…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Here’s your chance to see life-size puppet elephants by Barbara Hoffman

At last, an elephant act even PETA would applaud: Meet Queenie and her son, Karanga, the puppet pachyderms of “Circus 1903,” now playing the Theater at Madison Square Garden. Not since …

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls! Step Right Up, Some Circuses are Coming to Town by Lauren Yarger

"Peanut" with Ringmaster Willy Whipsnade (David Williamson) and a friend.The Circus is coming to town.Circus 1903, produced by the team that brought us The Illusionists, brings an old-f…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Matt Doyle Broadway Scrapbook: Sweeney Todd, Spring Awakening, Mormon & War Horse

Matt Doyle shares fantastic photos and stories from his time leading Sweeney Todd, Spring Awakening, The Book of Mormon, & more.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

From War Horse to Wolf Hall: the secret alchemy of stage lighting by Andrew Dickson

How a play is lit changes not only how it looks but how we feel about it. Top designers Paule Constable and Mark Henderson discuss mysteries of the craftIn the darkness of the Lyric theatre …

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Sarah Mae Vink by Zack Calhoon

Sarah Mae Vink started her career in Holland, where she received her Bachelor’s in acting at The Toneelacademie in Maastricht. After graduating, she played numerous roles in both thea…

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Review: Instead of a ‘War Horse,’ This Time a Lost Cat Opens a Child’s Eyes by Laura Collins-Hughes

In “946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips,” Emma Rice directs a fanciful adaptation of another novel by Michael Morpurgo, the author of “War Horse.”

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

New York Premiere of 946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips Begins at St. Ann’s by Olivia Clement

The Kneehigh production kicks off March 16, adapted by Emma Rice and War Horse author Michael Morpurgo.

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

A Look at the OMG-Worthy Puppetry of Circus 1903

The award-winning puppeteers behind War Horse take on turn of the century circus acts.

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