Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Wild, Hampstead Theatre online review - timelier than anticipated by Matt Wolf

Mike Bartlett's 2016 play chimes with our topsy-turvy times “The whole world is just tilting at the moment,” we’re told near the end of Wild, the Mike Bartlett play from summer 2016 …

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Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone by JK

Next up in our Musical of the Month series is the hysterical, whimsical parody musical from 2006, The Drowsy Chaperone. Finding more than a few similarities between myself and the lead male …

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Hamlet review – the Wooster Group resurrect Richard Burton's Dane by Kate Wyver

Available onlineJohn Gielgud’s 1964 production of Shakespeare’s play haunts this meta-spectacle that questions the nature of performance In these times when “too, too solid flesh” is…

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Birmingham Royal Ballet to stream performances and classes from dancers’ living rooms by Georgia Snow

Birmingham Royal Ballet has announced plans to stage an adapted version of The Dying Swan, performed during isolation, as part of the

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Chicago Children’s Theatre Announces CAMP FEVER-Virtual Spring Theatre Adventure Camp by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

During this remarkable moment in time when children aren’t in school, Chicago Children’s Theatre continues [...]

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Milwaukee’s Renaissance Theaterworks Will Stream Performance of ACTUALLY by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Out of  concern for the health and safety of our community, Renaissance Theaterworks made the difficult decision to [...]

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About Face Theatre Postpones WONKA BALL Benefit Gala by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

About Face Theatre today announced the postponement of its annual benefit gala and its planned production [...]

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Milwaukee Rep Announces Our Home To Your Home by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

While the stages remain dark during the COVID-19 global pandemic, Milwaukee Rep is rallying its creative resources [...]

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Production Resource Group Helps Make Protective Gear For Healthcare Professionals

Faced with the magnitude of the global health crisis linked to the spread of COVID-19, Production Resource Group, LLC (PRG) is putting its skills to work to make a difference in the fight ag…

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PBS Executive Chloe Aaron Has Passed Away

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that Chloe Aaron, a top PBS executive, has passed away at age 81 due to cancer and related complications, according to the New York Times.

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VIDEO: Lincoln Center at Home Launches #ConcertsForKids With Music From the Sole!

Lincoln Center at Home launched #ConcertsForKids yesterday, with Music From the Sole!

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Whatever the Weather review – a rainbow of a show by Chris Wiegand

Available onlineThe two figures in an alpine weather house come out to play in this delightfully sweet production for three- to seven-year-olds In the late 19th century, a comic opera was de…

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As Stages Go Dark, Companies Stumble by Laura Cappelle

Several French theater companies, closed in the coronavirus outbreak, have rushed to put content online. Much of it is underwhelming.

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 5am (Broadway Time)

World Premiere Of THE PARENT TRAP Musical, IDENTICAL, Is Postponed Until 2021

The upcoming production of new British musical 'Identical' has been postponed for one year.

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Wake Up With BWW 4/2: Rest in Peace Adam Schlesinger, and More

Today's top stories: Broadway mourns the passing of Adam Schlesinger

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Andrew Lloyd Webber to stream his musicals weekly on Youtube by Gabi Bergman

Andrew Lloyd Webber and his team have launched “The Shows Must Go On” on Youtube, a channel dedicated to streaming

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From stage to sofa: A rundown of digital theatre available for families by The Family Stage

In this article, we’ll be rounding up everything that’s available for families to live-stream to their living room.

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Broadway star Nick Cordero is in intensive care with pneumonia after a potential misdiagnosis by Annie Lord, Annie Lord

'He isn't allowed to eat or drink, he is very weak and having a hard time breathing'

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Local Artists funded by HOTA’s Rage Against the V(irus) Artist Fund by Arts Review

Home of the Arts (HOTA) has revealed the first recipients of its Rage Against the V(irus) Artist Fund who will receive up to $1000 cash toward nominated projects. Announced last month, the f…

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Montaigne to represent Australia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021 by Arts Review

After the unprecedented cancellation of the Eurovision Song Contest this year, SBS has announced that art-pop singer-songwriter Montaigne will still get her shot at Eurovision glory, when th…

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Local artists funded by HOTA’S Rage by Peter J Snee

HOTA – Home of the Arts has today revealed the first recipients of its Rage Against the V(irus) Artist Fund

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What poetry to read in a crisis?

Join a discussion with poetry powerhouse Allie Esiri at 12pm and 5pm UK time on Thursday April 2

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More on Shuttered NYC Institutions: A Brief Reprieve for Met’s Endangered Staff; A “Frick Breuer” Update by Artsjournal1

Faced with mounting pushback against its plan to consider cutbacks beginning Apr. 5, the Met has now postponed any such changes until May 2. The Frick’s plans, including a temporary move t…

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Ask by Artsjournal1

I’ve also been watching with great interest the number of arts organizations making content available online, providing virtual experiences to help us get through this. At the same time, I…

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Adelaide Cabaret Fringe Festival to take a breather in 2020 by Arts Review

Adelaide’s annual Cabaret Fringe Festival has been cancelled for 2020 due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic response. Now in its 12th year, the Cabaret Fringe features the best of hom…

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Netflix or Amazon? Fashion TV goes head to head

Streaming leaders are competing for the ultimate in ‘quarantine TV’ with rival series

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Gallerists eye the future with caution

Autumn diary looks alarmingly full; online legal issues exposed; artists rally to support South African hospital

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