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Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Ian McKellen Says ‘My Recovery Will Be Complete and Speedy’ After Falling Off Stage: ‘I Am Looking Forward to Returning to Work’ by Michaela Zee

Ian McKellen has thanked fans and the medical professionals who offered support following his fall during Monday evening’s performance of “Player Kings” at the Noël Coward theatre in …

SOURCE: Variety at 03:25PM
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Judi Dench Criticizes Trigger Warnings in Theater: ‘If You’re That Sensitive, Don’t Go’ by Michaela Zee

Judi Dench is skeptical about the need for trigger warnings in theater. In an interview with Radio Times magazine, Dench was asked about her opinion on content advisories before watching a s…

SOURCE: Variety at 01:58AM
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Sarah Paulson Calls Out Actor Who Emailed Her Six Pages of Notes After Watching Her: It Was ‘Outrageous’ and ‘I Hope I See You Never’ by Michaela Zee

Sarah Paulson will never forget the actor who sent her six pages of unsolicited notes after watching her in a play. Paulson recently appeared on the “Smartless” podcast, where she and ho…

SOURCE: Variety at 01:12AM
Monday, December 4, 2023

Alicia Keys’ ‘Hell’s Kitchen’ Musical to Open on Broadway in Spring 2024 by Michaela Zee

Alicia Keys’ musical “Hell’s Kitchen” is heading to Broadway in the spring. The musical, which features music and lyrics by Keys and a book by Kristoffer Diaz, made its world premier…

SOURCE: Variety at 11:38PM
Saturday, August 12, 2023

Tom Jones, Lyricist and Librettist of Long-Running ‘The Fantasticks,’ Dies at 95 by Michaela Zee

Tom Jones, who wrote the book and lyrics for the longest-running musical “The Fantasticks,” died Friday at his home in Sharon, Conn. He was 95. Jones’ son Michael told The New York Tim…

SOURCE: Variety at 07:49PM
Thursday, August 3, 2023

‘The Notebook’ Musical to Open on Broadway in Spring 2024 by Michaela Zee

The musical adaptation of Nicholas Sparks’ “The Notebook” is officially heading to Broadway. Preview performances will begin Feb. 6, 2024, at New York’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, wi…

SOURCE: Variety at 09:00AM

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