Friday, June 18, 2021 at 11pm (Broadway Time)
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Get Down: A New Way to Rise. Professionalizing Urban Dances, From Street to Stage. by Melissa Farah Salvi

With Get Down, Belgium now has its first management agency dedicated to street dancers. That is essential for the future survival of an art form every bit as authentic and culturally relevan…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 11:54PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 10pm (Broadway Time)
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SandSong, Bangarra Dance Theatre by Deborah Jones

Drama Theatre, Sydney Opera House, June 11. Warning: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are advised that the following article contains the name of someone who has passed. The f…

SOURCE: deborahjones.me at 10:25PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 8pm (Broadway Time)
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Nida Manzoor created an all-female Muslim punk band for ‘We Are Lady Parts’ by KCRW

Writer Nida Manzoor wanted “We Are Lady Parts,” her series about an all-female Muslim punk band, to be funny. But as a Muslim woman writing about very underrepresented characters, she al…

SOURCE: KCRW at 08:32PM

Actor’s Express’ 34th season spotlights writers Hnath, Morisseau, Nottage, O’Neill by Kathy Janich

Everyone into the theater! Actor’s Express begins its 34th season in August... The post Actor’s Express’ 34th season spotlights writers Hnath, Morisseau, Nottage, O’Neill appeared fi…

SOURCE: ArtsATL at 08:32PM

Looking to the future: RBC and Masterpiece’s new programme for emerging artists

In a triple partnership, the arts and antiques fair is offering educational support to recent art graduates

SOURCE: The Financial Times Subscription at 08:29PM

Open-air theatre offers kinship with the ancients

Outdoor shows include Adventures with the Painted People in Pitlochry and The Comedy of Errors in St Albans

SOURCE: The Financial Times Subscription at 08:29PM

Pacific Theatres Files for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy by Ethan Shanfeld

Pacific Theatres Exhibition Corporation, which includes ArcLight Cinemas, announced they are filing for bankruptcy under Chapter 7 in order to liquidate their assets for the benefit of credi…

SOURCE: Variety at 08:28PM

‘Girls5eva’ Cast on the Show’s Catchy Earworms, Tough Music Video Choreography and Season 2 Ideas by Danielle Turchiano

Grammy-winner Sara Bareilles is honest about the “so many” experiences in the music industry where someone may be really having a moment and then they disappear from the zeitgeist. That,…

SOURCE: Variety at 08:28PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 7pm (Broadway Time)
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Beth Malone, Jason Robert Brown, George Salazar, Joe Iconis, and More Head to Feinstein's/54 Below Next Week

Next week, Feinstein's/54 Below will head into summer presenting some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:52PM

ABT Kids Daily | Create Your Own Harmonica by American Ballet Theatre

Join ABT Intern Ananya as she adds another instrument to the ensemble! Learn how to make your own harmonica from everyday objects around the house! ________________ For more activities, v…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:24PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 6pm (Broadway Time)
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‘Liminality’ Is Theater of the Mind That Explores the In-Between by Maya Phillips

A new virtual reality experience in Williamsburg marries wondrous production values with banal narratives.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:32PM

Go Behind the Scenes of the ABT Studio Company Spring Festival 🎬 by American Ballet Theatre

With this inspiring new documentary, ABT Studio Company dancer Cy Doherty takes us inside the creation of the Spring Festival! Go behind the scenes with the talented dancers and team that pu…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:02PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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Review: Trestle, Jack Studio Theatre by Asia C

Review: Trestle, Jack Studio Theatre4.0Overall ScoreAs I sit down for Jack Studios’ Trestle, which follows the unfurling relationship between two retired people, I am immediately aware tha…

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 04:42PM

Meet the Next on Stage Season 3 Winners! by BroadwayWorld

Get the latest news for Next on Stage HERE: https://bway.world/307PX1P Host Richard Ridge sits down with our season 3 winners Jackson and Mia! They talk about the competition, the advice th…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:18PM

In the Weeds of ‘In the Heights’

A conversation about bringing musicals to the big screen, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s artistic choices and the critical blowback to the film’s casting.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 04:03PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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Kyle Dean Massey Drops Out Of Broadway’s ‘Company’ by Greg Evans

Kyle Dean Massey has announced that he will not return to the Broadway revival of Company when it resumes performances post-shutdown this December. In a since-expired Instagram story, Massey…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:51PM

Jim Caruso’s Cast Party Returns to Birdland Jazz Club by Matthew Wexler

Helmed by Jim Caruso, Broadway's legendary open mic night returns to Birdland Jazz Club beginning July 5 in the heart of Times Square. The post Jim Caruso’s Cast Party Returns to Birdland …

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 03:42PM

Raya review – drama about lost youth is a missed opportunity by Miriam Gillinson

Hampstead theatre, LondonDeborah Bruce’s play about the awkward reunion of two fortysomething ex-lovers contains some individually striking observations but too much contrivance Alex (Clai…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:18PM

‘Mamma Mia!’ Musical Returns to London’s West End – Global Bulletin by Naman Ramachandran

THEATER Smash hit musical “Mamma Mia!” will return to London’s West End at the Novello Theatre from Aug. 25. The beleaguered U.K. theater sector is operating at a vastly reduced capaci…

SOURCE: Variety at 03:10PM

Theatre Review: ‘Scenes From 73* Years’ by Medina Theater Collective, Baltimore Theatre Project by Liz Ruth-Brinegar

“Scenes From 73* Years” was written by Hannah Khalil and produced by the Baltimore Theatre Project in partnership with Medina Theater Collective. Co-directed by Najla Said and Rohina Mal…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 03:01PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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Broadway Game: True/False: The Andrew Lloyd Webber Edition by JK

Andrew Lloyd Webber sure is making headlines these days! Not only is he opening a new show, Cinderella, but he took on the U.K. government as well. Before it was all over, we thought we migh…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:48PM

Commemorate Juneteenth With 5 Top Shows, Past and Present, Streaming Now

From Anna Deavere Smith to Jomama Jones, these are some of our critics' highly recommended shows that you can watch at home now.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 02:42PM

AAPAC Releases Expanded Diversity Report for New York City’s 2018-19 Theatre Season by Michael Eddy

The Visibility Report: Racial Representation on New York City Stages finds inequity in arts funding between largest theatre companies and theatres of color. Gains in diversity came from non-…

SOURCE: Stage Directions at 02:36PM

The Playbill Weekend Streaming Guide: What to Watch June 18-20 by Talaura Harms

Broadway Bares, John Owen-Jones in concert, and more online offerings this weekend.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:27PM

André De Shields Isn’t Done With ‘King Lear’ (or ‘Hadestown’) by Nancy Coleman

The actor is performing the coveted role for a second time, and is already aiming for a third. But first: He’s returning to Broadway in September.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 02:18PM

Livestreaming a Conversation: Unrehearsed Futures

By . Unrehearsed Futures: Theatre, no longer the bastard child? livestreams on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 24 June 2021 at 7 a.m.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 02:10PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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5 Wonderful Clips of Broadway Vet Mike Wartella Ahead Of Feinstein's 54 Below Return This July!

>Broadway's wonderful Mike Wartella is returning to Broadway's Supper Club, Feinstein's 54 Below the Monday after 4th of July, Monday July 5th at 9:45pm.

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 01:55PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber to open Cinderella with social distancing. by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Andrew Lloyd Webber confirmed his new musical Cinderella will preview at the Gillian Lynne Theatre next week with social distancing. This post Andrew Lloyd Webber to open Cin…

SOURCE: britishtheatre.com at 01:34PM

Su Teatro and Control Group deliver local history with vision and verve in these two plays by Lisa Kennedy, The Know

Productions "The War of the Flowers" and "After the Flood" from Su Teatro and Control Group deliver local history with vision and verve.

SOURCE: Denver Post at 01:24PM

Just Too Good to Be True! Casting Announced for Jersey Boys' West End Return by Lindsey Sullivan

Oh what a night July 28 will be for this cast! The West End return of Jersey Boys is set to star fresh talents Ben Joyce as Frankie Valli, Adam Bailey as Bob Gaudio, Benjamin Yates as Tommy …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM

Tabby Lamb: “One day I want to be an Artistic Director” by A Younger Theatre

In our latest video interview, we chat to theatremaker, Tabby Lamb about Carly Rae Jepson, their latest project, Darling and put the world to rights on there being more creative roles held b…

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 01:24PM

Watch the Video for 'Shame Shame,' Debut Pop-Dance Track From The Neon Coven's Brandon Alberto by Talaura Harms

Alberto premiered the first single from his upcoming EP live at Playbill Pride's Glimmer of Light concert June 17.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:18PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at noon (Broadway Time)
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LISTEN: Jennifer Hudson Releases 'Here I Am (Singing My Way Home)' From RESPECT!

Hear the new Carole King-cowritten track from the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:56PM

New York Theater Remains Overwhelmingly White, Marginalized Communities “Vastly Underfunded”, Study Finds by Greg Evans

A new study analyzing racial equity in arts funding in New York City finds that public and private contributions to the 18 largest and predominantly white non-profit theater companies garner…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:48PM

WATCH: Our Next on Stage Winners, Jackson and Mia, Chat with Richard Ridge!

Our Next on Stage Season 3 winners, Jackson and Mia, got to chat with Richard Ridge about the competition, the advice from the judges, and more.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:46PM

Behind the scenes at Heathers The Musical by Hira Desai

Christina Bennington who plays Veronica Sawyer takes us on a behind-the-scenes tour ahead of the opening of Heathers The Musical this month. The post Behind the scenes at Heathers The Music…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 12:25PM

Allen René Louis and Michael McElroy on Broadway Inspirational Voices' Past, Present, Future by Talaura Harms

Ahead of a Juneteenth concert, the incoming and outgoing artistic directors discuss joy out of struggle and a time of transition for the choir.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM

Hunter Foster, Taylor Trensch, Sarah Stiles, Fred Grandy & More Announced for Theatre Aspen's SOLO FLIGHTS FESTIVAL

Ahead of the start of the 38th Season, Theatre Aspen announced today that after a successful first flight, the organization will present its second annual one-person show festival, Solo …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:18PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber Will Not Participate in Boris Johnson's 'Pilot Scheme' to Open CINDERELLA

Earlier this week, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that the full re-opening of West End theatres has been delayed to July 19, but added that he planned to work with Webber on a p…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:14PM

The Philadelphia Film Festival presents SpringFest 2021 at the Bourse by Stephen Silver

Movie theaters are back, and with them film festivals. The recent PFF SpringFest screened seven films including ‘Summer of Soul,’ ‘The Meaning of Hitler,’ and ‘Swan Song.’ Stephe…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:11PM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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The Money Live: Could you agree how to spend a pot of cash with a group of strangers? by Terri Paddock

I have become obsessed with where the money goes in The Money. If you suddenly received a few hundred pounds, how would you spend it? The post The Money Live: Could you agree how to spend a …

SOURCE: Terri Paddock at 11:51AM

AAPAC's New Theatre Diversity Study Underscores Prominence of White Leadership on NYC Stages by Ryan McPhee

The coalition's latest Visibility Report tracks representation in the 2018–2019 Broadway and Off-Broadway season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:16AM

Happy Days review – Lisa Dwan swings from laughter to gothic gravity by Arifa Akbar

Riverside Studios, LondonTrevor Nunn’s production of Samuel Beckett’s classic play is stronger on music-hall comedy than bleakness When Peggy Ashcroft played Winnie at the National Theat…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:06AM

Y’MAM: Young Man’s Angry Movements review – one-man show gets a grip on toxic masculinity by Mark Fisher

Liverpool EverymanMajid Mehdizadeh (AKA Luke Jerdy from Hollyoaks) explores modern-day manhood and the contagion of everyday violence Male violence is like a virus. That is how it comes acro…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:06AM

Kandi Burruss Joins ‘Thoughts Of A Colored Man’ Broadway Producing Team by Greg Evans

Kandi Burruss, the Grammy-winning singer/songwriter and The Chi actress, has joined the producing team for the upcoming Broadway debut of Keenan Scott II’s Thoughts of a Colored Man starri…

SOURCE: Deadline at 11:04AM

Go Inside Playbill’s Pride Concert, Glimmer of Light, With These Showstopping Photos by Playbill Staff

The event, featuring the Neon Coven, Dorinda Medley, Drag Race alum Jan, and more, was celebrated at Radial Park June 17.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:01AM

June 18, 2021: What TheaterMakers Are Talking About This Week by Reilly Hickey

June 18, 2021: What TheaterMakers Are Talking About This Week   Here’s what TheaterMakers were talking about this week . . .   1 – Katori Hall’s “Hot Wing King” Wins Pulitzer Pri…

SOURCE: The Producer's Perspective at 11:00AM

‘Beautifully memorialised’: ODE TO JOYCE – Jermyn Street Theatre (Online review) by John Chapman

Ode To Joyce is an enjoyable 75 minute celebration of the wit and wisdom of a self-effacing performer who did much to pave the way for a later generation of women to seize the comic nettle.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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Little Rock’s Robinson Performance Hall Announces the 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

Celebrity Attractions has announced a lineup of five national Broadway tours coming in the Celebrity Attractions’ 2021-2022 Broadway Season to Robinson Performance Hall (Little Rock, AR)…

SOURCE: tourstoyou.org at 10:54AM

Ars Nova Announces Its 2021-22 Season

Heather Christian's Oratorio for Living Things, directed by Lee Sunday Evans, will return as a part of the new season.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:42AM

Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Neil Patrick Harris and Lena Hall Reunite on Stars in the House June 18 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:38AM

Tools To Help De-Jargon Your Messaging by Ceci Dadisman

Note: There are no affiliate links included in this post.  In my war against jargon, I’ve come across a couple of tools that can help simplify our messaging quickly and easily. Neither ar…

SOURCE: artshacker.com at 10:26AM

“Ram” Turns 50 by Trav S.D.

Having done a couple of posts on Paul McCartney, and over two dozen on the Beatles, I am planning a new one that will take into account his work of the last three decades, which I haven’t …

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 10:12AM

Cast Complete for London Return of Jersey Boys by Andrew Gans

The original Broadway creative team reunites at the newly renovated Trafalgar Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:04AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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London Mamma Mia! Reveals Cast for August Return by Andrew Gans

Performances will resume August 25 at the Novello Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:59AM

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra honors Opera Theatre partnership with ‘Operatic Encore’ by Eric Meyer | Special To The Post-Dispatch

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra is offering an "Operatic Encore" concert of popular instrumental music from well-known operas at Powell Hall.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 09:54AM

OTSL gave St. Louis singers a start in high school. Now they're onstage in festival season. by Molly Farrar | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Three singers from the Opera Theatre of St. Louis Artist-in-Training program appear this summer's festival season.

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 09:54AM

Watch the West End Cast of Hairspray Perform 'You Can't Stop the Beat' on BBC's The One Show by Talaura Harms

The musical returns to the West End June 21, with Michael Ball and Lizzie Bea as Edna and Tracy Turnblad.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:47AM

Counting Together Launches Database to Track Field’s Inclusivity by Amelia Merrill

The database will provide industry-wide statistics on race, gender, and disability in the American theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 09:46AM

GRACE NOTES: Friday, June 18, 2021 by Susan Grace

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SOURCE: gracenotesstage.com at 09:45AM

Patti LuPone, Regina King, Ewan McGregor, More to Receive Hollywood Walk of Fame Stars by Dan Meyer

Over 35 stars from theatre, television, film, and music are among the famed walkway's Class of 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:39AM

Fans with AstraZeneca vaccine won’t get into ‘Springsteen on Broadway’ by Joshua Rhett Miller

"Springsteen on Broadway" has a lengthy Q&A page detailing the vaccination protocols in place — including a mandate that all guests must be fully vaccinated with an FDA-approved shot t…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 09:29AM

With ‘In the Heights,’ Jimmy Smits Sings a Little but Gave It a Lot by Kyle Buchanan

He doesn’t have a musical theater background, so he worked hard to make one line — “Good morning, Usnavi” — ring out. Now that’s how he’s being greeted.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:18AM

Control of New York’s Stages Remains in White Hands, a Study Finds by Michael Paulson

The Asian American Performers Action Coalition is hoping for a season of change when theaters reopen.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:18AM

Juneteenth 2021: A New Federal Holiday, and a Day of Theater and Music by New York Theater

President Joe Biden signed into a law yesterday a bill establishing Juneteenth as a federal holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, and the online celebrations dur…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:15AM

Min Jung Kim resigns as CEO of New Britain Museum of American Art by Susan Dunne

Min Jung Kim has resigned as CEO of the New Britain Museum of American Art.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 09:12AM

Theatres must employ people of colour at every level of production by Asia C

Though she’s overjoyed at the return of in-person theatre, Asia Choudhury is still desperate to see further change both on and off stage. Here, she talks about the need for more people of …

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 09:06AM

‘One of the most absorbing & significant plays every written’: HAPPY DAYS – Riverside Studios by Tom Bolton

Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days is, as Lisa Dwan observes, often described as ‘the female Hamlet’. Dwan has played every other female Beckett lead but even she was intimidated by a role pr…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 09:00AM

Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It Documentary Released June 18 by Andrew Gans

The film features interviews with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Whoopi Goldberg, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:00AM

What’s Happening June 18-24: Shakespeare in the Park, Father’s Day Native Art Market and more by Vonnai Phair

Summer is right around the corner, and the Puget Sound area is slowly waking up from a pandemic-fueled slumber. To assist you in finding something to spice up your days, here are some virtua…

SOURCE: www.seattletimes.com at 09:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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Tell Us In 10: Georgia Lennon & Michael Pickering from Lady Chatterley’s Lover by Hira Desai

We're talking to Georgia Lennon and Michael Pickering who will be starring in the new musical adaptation of D.H. Lawrence’s infamous literary classic, Lady Chatterley’s Lover, The post T…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 08:47AM

Seth Sikes Is At It Again! by Sandi Durell

Seth Sikes has released his latest music video, The Trolley Song. Sikes, a longtime interpreter of the songs of the great Judy Garland, performs this signature Garland song from her classic…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:15AM

Celebrate Rodgers and Hammerstein With The Theatre Channel's Episode 7 by Bethany Rickwald

The offering is a collaboration with Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Today on Broadway: Friday, June 18, 2021, Lee Sunday Evans on “June Rites !!” by Matt Tamanini

“American Utopia” Changes Venue, The Boss Limits Acceptable Vaccines, Matt Interviews Waterwell’s Lee Sunday Evans “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hi…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

The Ballet Star and the Russian Magnate: A Feud Roils the Dance World by Javier C. Hernández

Natalia Osipova and the impresario Vladimir Kekhman, formerly known as Russia’s “Banana King,” once worked closely together.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 07:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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Helen Mirren Confronted a Wild Black Bear | The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Helen Mirren talks about confronting a black bear that was trying to sneak onto her porch, what's holding her back from becoming an EGOT winner and the time The Who's Keith Moon banged on he…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:56AM

Helen Mirren Begged Vin Diesel to Let Her Join the Fast and Furious Cast | The Tonight Show by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Helen Mirren discusses her epic driving scene in the Fast and Furious film F9, shares how she ended up starring in three of the films and reveals who her character is named after. The Tonig…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:56AM

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: It's Pavarotti - the musical! Legendary opera star gets stage show

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: A rehearsed run-through for a new musical, inspired by the Italian opera star's life and with remastered recordings of his voice, is being planned for later this summer.

SOURCE: Daily Mail at 06:56AM

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Kenneth Branagh makes Browning Version a class act 

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: The play is set to run at Riverside Studios in Hammersmith for three weeks from August 5.

SOURCE: Daily Mail at 06:56AM

Rita Moreno talks new doc, 'Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It,' upcoming 90th birthday by Usa Today, Entertain This!

Rita Moreno chats with USA TODAY's Patrick Ryan about the new documentary on her life and career, plus her upcoming 90th birthday party.      

SOURCE: USA Today at 06:56AM

In Our Own Words: Gabrielle Gambino, dancer and choreographer and teacher by Gillian Anne Renault

Gabrielle Gambino is a member of Zoetic Dance Ensemble and a freelance... The post In Our Own Words: Gabrielle Gambino, dancer and choreographer and teacher appeared first on ARTS ATL.

SOURCE: ArtsATL at 06:55AM

Virtual Theater: DEAR ELIZABETH (Kevin Kline & Meryl Streep) by Nia Liat

Premiering virtually today Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 8pm ET, and playing for an extremely limited time, is Sarah Ruhl’s Dear Elizabeth starring Kevin Kline & Meryl Streep. Presented b…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 06:54AM

Extras: 12 OF THE MOST HILARIOUS TITLE TRANSLATIONS by Aveline Macquoid

12 OF THE MOST HILARIOUS TITLE TRANSLATIONS “Lost in translation” is a common expression. It means that the intent of an original phrase, sentence, piece of writing, etc. was not transla…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 06:54AM

Broadway Reopening: DAVID BYRNE’S AMERICAN UTOPIA (September 17 at the St. James Theatre) by Tony Frankel

RETURNING TO UTOPIA Talking Heads superstar David Byrne has acquired a home for his acclaimed rock spectacle American Utopia — Broadway’s St. James Theatre, beginning Friday, September 1…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 06:54AM

Virtual Theater: Cris Franco’s 57 CHEVY (San Diego REP) by Tony Frankel

HOW BROWN WAS MY VALLEY? Following the successful streamed productions of A Weekend with Pablo Picasso and JQA, San Diego REP is offering a filmed version of Cris Franco’s play 57 Chevy, d…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 06:54AM

Happy Days, Riverside Studios review – memory, madness and melancholy by David Nice

Lisa Dwan’s infinite variety guides us through Beckett’s timeless masterpiece Just when you thought you couldn’t take any more one- or two-handers, online or in the theatre, along come…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 06:54AM

‘The Birthday Cake’ Review: Baked Hoods by Jeannette Catsoulis

This mob drama folds family secrets and fading power into a story of operatic vengeance.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:53AM

‘Rita Moreno’ Documentary Review: An Icon’s Growing Pains by Beatrice Loayza

This paean to the trailblazing Puerto Rican actress is also a case study in the highs and lows of showbiz for a woman of color.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 06:53AM

Rita Moreno Has Time Only for the Truth by Michael Schulman

The actress, now eighty-nine, spent decades being typecast and belittled. In a new documentary, she tries to recover her story.

SOURCE: The New Yorker Subscription at 06:53AM

Rita Moreno clarifies her defense of Lin-Manuel Miranda and ‘In the Heights’ by Christopher Rosen

One day after Rita Moreno defended “In the Heights” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda against criticism that the new musical adaptation failed to accurately represent the Afro-Latino community …

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 06:52AM

Disney Must Work Hard to Maintain Early Streaming Progress in Asia-Pacific, Says Study by Patrick Frater

From a standing start 19 months ago, Disney’s video streaming operations in Asia-Pacific have already amassed 36.9 million subscribers. Boosted by launches in more Asian territories this y…

SOURCE: Variety at 06:51AM

ArtsBeat TV/Radio 6/18/21: Cape Cod Theatre History by Mark G. Auerbach

NEW ArtsBeat TV/Radio 8AM Friday on WCPC15 and 89.5fm/WSKB. Janis Martinson and Gabe Napoleon preview the return of live events at The Mahaiwe and Westfield native Sue Mellen talks about her…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:47AM

Review: Barrington Stage Sings Gershwin by Mark G. Auerbach

My Pioneer Valley Radio review: "Who Could Ask for Anything More: The Songs of George Gershwin" at Barrington Stage Company. segment starts at:1:54

SOURCE: pioneervalleyradio.com at 06:47AM

On the Couch with Jane Clifton

The post On the Couch with Jane Clifton appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 06:18AM

London Theatre News Today: Friday 18 June by Hira Desai

Full cast announced for Jersey Boys musical opening at the new multi-million pound reinstated Trafalgar Theatre on 10 August 2021, The post London Theatre News Today: Friday 18 June appeared…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 06:09AM

‘Sonic screwdrivers at the ready’: DOCTOR WHO – TIME FRACTURE by Ian Foster

It’s the end of the universe – so of course Doctor Who – Time Fracture is utterly chaotic. It is also rather good fun.

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 06:00AM

The poetry of Rhonda Ward: A powerful protest and vivid witness to suffering, iniquity and humanity by Rhonda Ward

Rhonda M. Ward is a Connecticut poet whose work reflects on the nuances of everyday life, including women's issue and racial inequality.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 5am (Broadway Time)
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New #BackOnStage prize to be won! by Megan

Post before 31 August 2021 to feature on our wall & be automatically entered to win £200 in Theatre Tokens & a two-night stay at The Resident Covent Garden. The post New #BackOnStag…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:57AM

Savage beauty shines in the sharp satire of White Pearl

The post Savage beauty shines in the sharp satire of White Pearl appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 05:48AM

NEWS: The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company will stage a new production of Terence Rattigan’s The Browning Version by Press Releases

The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company has announced a brand new production of Terence Rattigan’s play The Browning Version. The production will play at London’s Riverside Studios from 5-29…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 05:29AM

Full cast announced for Mamma Mia!’s return to the West End this Summer by Hira Desai

The global smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! will return to London’s West End at the Novello Theatre on 25 August 2021.  Now in its 23rd year in London, producer Judy Craymer is delighted t…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:14AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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Let’s make some music on Make Music Day 2021!

The post Let’s make some music on Make Music Day 2021! appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 04:58AM

The Last Abbot of Reading review – Tudor history goes back where it came from by Mark Lawson

Reading Abbey RuinsBeth Flintoff’s atmospheric Reformation drama casts Henry VIII as a Boris-like bully, and is staged amid the ruins of his Catholic frenemy’s abbey With so many people …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:32AM

Artwork honouring First Nations community to overlook Sydney Harbour

The post Artwork honouring First Nations community to overlook Sydney Harbour appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 04:29AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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The limits of advocacy: arts sector told to stop worrying and be happy

The post The limits of advocacy: arts sector told to stop worrying and be happy appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 03:25AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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Darwin Festival launches 2021 program by Aussie Theatre

Darwin Festival 2021 is bringing big ideas and unique perspectives to stages and venues across Darwin from 5-22 August. The

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 02:51AM

Darwin Festival launches full 2021 program

The post Darwin Festival launches full 2021 program appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 02:33AM
Friday, June 18, 2021 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Lincoln Center Celebrates Pride by Matthew Wexler

Lincoln Center celebrates Pride Month with the plaza lit up with colorful lights. (Photo: Chris Lee) Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts celebrates Pride this… The post Lincoln Center C…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 12:24AM

Theatre in the Time of Protest: “Glass Menagerie” at the Théâtre de l’Odéon by Lara Cox

History, as they say, has a habit of repeating itself. When French theatre-makers seized hold of and occupied the Théâtre de l’Odéon in Paris for two and half months between March and M…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 12:10AM

Checking In With… Jose Llana, Star of The King and I, Here Lies Love, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee by Andrew Gans

Llana will be part of the ninth annual Night of a Thousand Judys to raise money for the Ali Forney Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM

West End Revival of Constellations, Featuring 4 Casts, Begins June 18 With Ivanno Jeremiah and Sheila Atim by Andrew Gans

The Donmar Warehouse production of Nick Payne's two-hander, directed by Michael Longhurst, plays the Vaudeville Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
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