Friday, May 13, 2016

Photo Coverage: Estelle Parsons & Cast of Off-Broadway's OUT OF THE MOUTHS OF BABES Meets the Press by Walter McBride

OUT OF THE MOUTHS OF BABES -- a new comedy by Israel Horovitz MY OLD LADY, with a cast starring Oscar winner and 5-time Tony nominee ESTELLE PARSONS, two-time Tony winner JUDITH IVEY, along …

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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Travels With My Aunt review – calypsos and cannabis in Graham Greene musical by Michael Billington

Minerva, ChichesterPatricia Hodge is superb as a madcap aunt, whisking her buttoned-up nephew on a world tour, in a perfectly pleasant show that lacks the novel’s ambiguitiesGraham Greene…

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Want to See Something Wonderful? The King and I's Marin Mazzie & Daniel Dae Kim Get to Know the Press by Lindsey Sullivan

A new King of Siam and Broadway queen shall dance in the stunning Lincoln Center revival of The King and I beginning on May 3. Lost alum Daniel Dae Kim will make his Great White Way debut in…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Oscar Winner Estelle Parsons & Tony Winner Judith Ivey Will Lead Out of the Mouths of Babes Off-Broadway by

Oscar winner and five-time Tony nominee Estelle Parsons, two-time Tony winner Judith Ivey and more will star in the world premiere of Out of the Mouths of Babes. Directed by Barnet Kellman, …

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The King and I Will Welcome Tony Nominee & Cancer Survivor Marin Mazzie Back to Broadway by Ryan McPhee

A Broadway veteran will whistle a happy tune for her return to the stage. Tony nominee Marin Mazzie will step into The King and I on Broadway, replacing Tony winner Kelli O’Hara as Ann…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Djuki Mala review – playful Yolngu dance numbers from cheeky YouTube stars by Brigid Delaney

Magic Mirrors Spiegeltent, Sydney festivalArnhem Land troupe formerly known as the Chooky Dancers turn tradition on its head with thrilling interpretations of Michael Jackson, Gene Kelly and…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Chita Rivera to Open Cafe Carlyle's Winter Season by BroadwayWorld

Cafe Carlyle will welcome Broadway legend Chita Rivera for a two-week engagement, January 12-23. An accomplished and versatile actresssingerdancer, Chita Rivera has won two Tony Awards as Be…

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Monday, September 28, 2015

Tony Nominee Marin Mazzie Undergoes Treatment for Ovarian Cancer; Husband Jason Danieley Shares Their Journey by Ryan McPhee

Three-time Tony nominee Marin Mazzie has been battling ovarian cancer. Her husband, fellow Broadway star Jason Danieley, revealed the news and shared their journey from her diagnosis through…

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Monday, September 7, 2015

Sit Down with Chita Rivera by Lauren Yarger

Screen Actors Guild Foundation Invite You and A Guestto a Career Conversations Q&A withCHITA RIVERAFriday, September 11th1 PMCheck-in at 12:15 PMThe New School –&nb…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2015

STATION ATHENS WORKSHOP leading to the STATION ATHENS GROUP by Yolanda Markopoulou

After completing my studies in Boston University Communications School in Film in 2003 I came back to Greece.   I started working in theatre in 2005 as an assistant director for Michael Ca…

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Friday, July 24, 2015

50 Songs for 50 Years of Kander and Ebb by Andrew Kendall

In May 1965 the first Kander and Ebb musical premiered on Broadway. Flora the Red Menace, despite a lovely score, was not too long for the Great White Way. It scored a Tony for Liza Minnelli…

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Monday, May 25, 2015

First You Dream: The Music of Kander and Ebb

Fri, June 8 through Sun, July 1 @ John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, presented by John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts -- Come hear the music play in First You Dream: …

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'Zorba!" review: John Turturro can't sing but charms

'Zorba!" review: John Turturro can't sing but charms Joe Dziemianowicz 'Zorba!" jumps between tragedy and comedy, but not always smoothly.

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Thursday, May 14, 2015

Broadway by the Year: The Broadway Musicals of 1966 – 1990 by Darryl Reilly

This post is by Darryl Reilly “Life Is,” from the 1968 Kander and Ebb musical "Zorba" as grandly performed by it’s original Tony-nominated cast member, Lorraine Serabian, was the show …

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Monday, May 11, 2015

Photo Coverage: John Turturro, Zoe Wanamaker & More Take Closing Night Bows in Encores! ZORBA! by Walter McBride

New YorkCity Center's Encores just wrapped up the final production of the 2015 season,Zorba,directed byWalter BobbieChicago and choreographed byJosh RhodesRodgers amp Hammerstein's Cinderell…

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Closing Night Photos: Zorba! by Sandi Durell

            Photos:  Magda Katz   TheaterPizzazz’ Magda Katz was on the scene shooting curtain calls and closing night of Zorba! at Encores! New Yor…

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

This Week on Broadway for May 10, 2015: Betty Buckley by James Marino

James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Matt Tamanini talk with Betty Buckley. Michael reviews Zorba! at City Center, Fiasco Theater’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona, and Red Bull Theater&#…

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Saturday, May 9, 2015

Photo Flash: Saturday Intermission Pics 5/09- AMERICAN IN PARIS, ZORBA, SOMETHING ROTTEN!, and More! by BroadwayWorld

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup

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Zorba! by Darryl Reilly

This post is by Darryl Reilly Instrumental to its success is the thrilling direction of Walter Bobbie. Combining sensitive performances with an inspired sense of stagecraft, Mr. Bobbie crea…

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"Zorba!" Lacks the Zest It Needs to Succeed by Broadway & Me

Like so many Americans in the ‘60s, Broadway show makers were swept up in the free-spirit mania of the times and created shows with eccentric characters who thumbed their noses at the esta…

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Friday, May 8, 2015

THIS WEEK IN PICTURES: May 2-8 by BroadwayWorld

Catch up on the week's biggest stories from Broadway and beyond in BroadwayWorld's 'This Week in Pictures,' featuring coverage of press events, rehearsals, opening nights, and more. Highligh…

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'Zorba!' review: Sweet, but oddly cast with John Turturro

"Anything I know how to do, I do perfect! Anything I don't know how to do, I do very good!," brags the libidinous old Greek philosopher at the center of "Zorba!"

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FLASH FRIDAY: John Kander Takes Over New York, New York - THE VISIT, ZORBA!, CHICAGO, CABARET, New Musicals & More by Pat Cerasaro

Today we are celebrating the many recent, current and upcoming productions on Broadway and beyond featuring the music of John Kander.

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Encores! Does Zorba! by Sandi Durell

            Review By Brian Scott Lipton   “Life is what you do when you’re waiting to die” sings “The Leader” (a bewigged Marin Mazzie, in... Th…

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See Ken Fallin’s Stunning Portrait of the City Center Encores! Zorba, Starring John Turturro

Acclaimed illustrator Ken Fallin's drawings of the greatest stars and scenes of the theatrical world are a recurring part of

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Video Flash: Flashback Friday: Start Spreading the News! Kander and Ebb Have 3 Shows in New York This Weekend

You can see Chicago, The Visit, and Zorba! all within two days in the City That Never Sleeps.

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

Review Roundup: Encores! ZORBA! Opens at the City Center by Review Roundups

Zorba, directed byWalter BobbieChicago and choreographed byJosh RhodesRodgers amp Hammerstein's Cinderella with musical direction byRob Berman,is the final production of New YorkCity Center'…

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'Zorba!': Theater Review by David Rooney

John Turturro, Zoe Wanamaker and Santino Fontana head the cast of this rarely staged musical by the deluxe team of John Kander, Fred Ebb and Joseph more

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John Turturro Channels Anthony Quinn In Out-Of-Sync ‘Zorba!’ – Review by Jeremy Gerard

It’s probably not the best moment in time for a show that soft-peddles an “honor” killing. And yet here is Zorba! — that manic-depressive musical that proved as in…

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Review: ‘Zorba!’ Starring John Turturro by Ben Brantley

The Kander and Ebb musical, part of the Encores! series at New York City Center, also stars Zoë Wanamaker.

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Video Clips of ZORBA!, Starring John Turturro, Santino Fontana & Marin Mazzie by

See video clips of John Turturro, Santino Fontana and Marin Mazzie in the Encores! production of ZORBA!, playing May 6 through 10 at New York City Center. Adam Chanler-Berat, Robert Cucciol…

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