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Friday, July 9, 2021

Theater: RICHARD III ( Shakespeare by the Sea in San Pedro, L.A.) by Eve Meadows

RICHARD III AT SHAKESPEARE BY THE SEA Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more! Shakespeare by the Sea’s stunning 24th season continues with Shakespeare’s bold and patriotic Ri…

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Theater: STAND UP IF YOU’RE HERE TONIGHT (Vs. Theatre Company & Circle X Theatre Co. in Los Angeles) by Eve Meadows

“You’ve tried everything. Yoga. Acupuncture. Therapy. You floated in salt water in the pitch- black dark. You juiced, you cleansed, you journaled, you cut, you volunteered. You got a mat…

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Monday, June 28, 2021

TV: ANNIE LIVE! (Nationwide Search for Title Role) by Eve Meadows

NBC’S ANNIE LIVE! DEC. 2 LIVE MUSICAL EXTRAVAGANZA CONTINUES NATIONWIDE SEARCH FOR TITLE ROLE While the search continues for the role of Annie, her Daddy Warbucks has been found and it’s…

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Thursday, June 24, 2021

Virtual Dance: GREENER GRASS (Hubbard Street Dance Chicago) by Eve Meadows

THE GRASS IS ALWAYS GREENER Beginning tomorrow, June 24, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago’s (HSDC) Season 43: A Virtual Homecoming will conclude with the world premiere of Greener Grass, a …

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Friday, April 2, 2021

NY Theater: BLINDNESS (Donmar Warehouse at the Daryl Roth) by Eve Meadows

A LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL Blindness, the Donmar Warehouse production of José Saramago’s dystopian novel written by Simon Stephens (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-T…

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Thursday, March 18, 2021

Book: A WONDERFUL GUY: CONVERSATIONS WITH THE GREAT MEN OF MUSICAL THEATER (Edited by Eddie Shapiro) by Eve Meadows

A Wonderful Guy: Conversations with the Great Men of Musical Theater, Eddie Shapiro’s follow up to his wildly popular Nothing Like a Dame, will be released on Thursday, April 1, 2021 and…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 10:49PM
Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Theater Preview: BROADWAY BACKWARDS (Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS) by Eve Meadows

Broadway Backwards Makes Virtual Premiere on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 Broadway Backwards will take a hopeful, musical look toward life post-pandemic in its first virtual edition set to strea…

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Friday, December 18, 2020

New York Theater: UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL 2021 (Public) by Eve Meadows

17th ANNUAL UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL WITH FREE VIRTUAL PERFORMANCES JANUARY 6-17, 2021 AND PRE-FESTIVAL PROGRAMMING BEGINNING DECEMBER 21 This popular and highly-anticipated festival of The…

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Friday, November 27, 2020

Theater: ELEANOR’S VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS WISH – THE MUSICAL (Broadway & Beyond Theatricals in Chicago) by Eve Meadows

EXTRA! EXTRA! SANTA CAUGHT ON TAPE WITH RAG DOLL! If your little ones are aching for some color and Christmas and you’re looking for a critical and commercial success from Chicago to enter…

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Theater Preview: AMERICA ADJACENT (Skylight Theatre Company Streams the World Premiere Production) by Eve Meadows

AMERICA ADJACENT STREAMS FROM SKYLIGHT THEATRE Reservation are FREE but required During this week’s Skylight Live time slot on Thursday, August 20th at 3pm PST, the company will stream the…

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Theater and Art Preview: ARTISTS-IN-PRESIDENTS: FIRESIDE CHATS (UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance / CAP UCLA) by Eve Meadows

CHATS FOR CHANGE UCLA’s Center for the Art of Performance (CAP UCLA) presents Artists-In-Presidents: Fireside Chats for 2020. This project is one of this season’s micro-commissions and a…

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Theater Preview: A KILLER PARTY: A MURDER MYSTERY MUSICAL (Streaming) by Eve Meadows

YOU’RE KILLING ME… WITH THE BEST OF BROADWAY, THAT IS The world premiere of the new digital musical A Killer Party: A Murder Mystery Musical — a send-up of the murder mystery genre …

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Theater Feature: THE HOMEBOUND PROJECT (Fifth Edition) by Eve Meadows

DON’T MISS HOMEBOUND’S FINAL INSTALLMENT Since May 6, 2020, an amazing array of talent and celebrities have participated with The Homebound Project, new online theater benefiting hungry…

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Theater Preview: THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR (Diversionary Theatre in San Diego) by Eve Meadows

THIS BOY WILL STREAM ON AIR Beginning July 6, 2020,  San Diego’s Diversionary Theatre will be streaming the archival recording of their original hit production, The Boy Who Danced on Air,…

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Theater Preview: INTERSECTIONALITY AND JUSTICE: A DISCUSSION (Diversionary Theatre in San Diego) by Eve Meadows

INTERSECTIONALITY AND JUSTICE: A DISCUSSION Diversionary Theatre will be hosting an online panel discussion on Intersectionality & Justice, which takes place on Thursday ,June 25, 2020 a…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 09:22PM
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Theater Review: BOMBSHELL IN CONCERT (streaming) by Eve Meadows

IT’S DA BOMB! The best set of new Broadway-style songs I’ve heard in years. Marc Shaiman and Scott Witman deserve a standing ovation for creating the spectacular score, the songs of whic…

SOURCE: stageandcinema.com at 05:46PM
Friday, May 15, 2020

Theater Preview: MARSHSTREAM (The Marsh San Francisco) by Eve Meadows

STREAMING IN THE MARSH As the Bay Area’s shelter-in-place continues, The Marsh San Francisco offers a variety of programming at 7:30pm nightly on MarshStream, its popular broadcast platfor…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Theater Preview: RAGTIME (Chance Theater) by Eve Meadows

CHANCE THEATER’S RAGTIME EXTENDS TO AUGUST 11 The critically-acclaimed intimate reimagining of the epic musical will be adding ten performances over the course of a two-week extension. Cha…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Theater Feature: DEATH OF A SALESMAN (Ruskin Theatre Group in Santa Monica) by Eve Meadows

MORE LIFE FOR DEATH Rob Morrow’s completely compelling interpretation of Willie Loman in Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman has made the show so popular that an extension has been annou…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Theater Preview: HEDDA GABLER (Los Angeles Theatre Works at UCLA) by Eve Meadows

A JEALOUS WIFE WITH BAD GUN CONTROL You can’t keep a bad/mad woman down. Not to be confused with A Doll’s House, where Henrik Ibsen offers an almost feminist defense of a vastly underes…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 09:12PM
Thursday, December 6, 2018

CD Review: HEAD OVER HEELS (Original Broadway Cast Recording on Masterworks Broadway) by Eve Meadows

GO-GO GET THIS ALBUM Head Over Heels is an exhilarating and seemingly improbable musical mash-up of Sir Philip Sidney’s sixteenth-century work The Countess of Pembroke’s Arcadia (libre…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 10:24PM
Saturday, August 4, 2018

Theater Preview: WAITRESS (National Tour at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre) by Eve Meadows

SWEET AS PIE, FLAKY AS CRUST, OR BOTH? If the heat in the kitchen is getting you down, you may want to head on over to Hollywood, where the Broadway hit Waitress arrived last night for a lim…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 03:40PM
Monday, May 12, 2014

Los Angeles Theater Review: FAT PIG (Hudson) by Eve Meadows

A PIG WITH WINGS Variety critic Daniel Kimmel identified a thread running through Neil LaBute’s work: “He is a misanthrope who assumes that only callous people who use and abuse othe…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 01:59PM
Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Los Angeles Theater Review: TO QUIET THE QUIET (Elephant Stages in Hollywood) by Eve Meadows

THE ACTORS SHINE IN A CLOUDY PLAY Playwright Christy Hall comments about her play To Quiet the Quiet, “I am most interested in the complexities of the human condition,” and in her work …

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 10:38PM
Monday, June 4, 2012

Los Angeles Theater Review: WHERE THE GREAT ONES RUN (Rogue Machine) by Eve Meadows

RUN The Rogue Machine is one of the best theatre companies in Los Angeles, producing some of the finest productions anywhere. Sadly, their latest effort Where the Great Ones Run wandered off…

SOURCE: Stage and Cinema at 10:00PM
Monday, August 29, 2011

Off Broadway Theater Review/Commentary: TEMPORAL POWERS (The Mint Theatre Company) by Eve Meadows

A PLAYWRIGHT REBORN For some uncanny reason, sometimes you walk into a theatre filled with anticipation. Perhaps this occurred at the Mint Theatre because they were excavating a buried theat…

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Friday, August 26, 2011

NYC Fringe Review: CIVILIAN (Bleecker Street Theatre) by Eve Meadows

THEATER OF GOOD INTENTIONS No matter how worthy Civilian is, with its interviews of veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, one cannot call this play effective theatre. There have been…

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Thursday, August 25, 2011

Off-Broadway Theater Review: FREUD’S LAST SESSION (Marjorie S. Deane Little Theater) by Eve Meadows

A MEETING OF THE MINDS Mark St. Germain based his play Freud’s Last Session on a book by Armand M. Nicholi, Jr. entitled The Question of God: C.S. Lewis and Sigmund Freud Debate God, Love,…

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