Thursday, May 30, 2024

Theatre News: Ford’s Theatre Society Announces 2024-2025 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Ford’s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault announced that the Ford’s Theatre 2024-2025 season will feature actor Scott Bakula (TV/Film: Quantum Leap, Star Trek: En…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:30PM
Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Highlights from A CHRISTMAS CAROL on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol, is currently in previews on Broadway this holiday season, following critically acclaimed runs at The Old Vic, Lond…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:32PM
Monday, March 25, 2024

Dead Outlaw Trailer: New Off-Broadway Musical From Creators of The Band's Visit by TheaterMania

Directed by Tony Award winner David Cromer (The Band’s Visit, Prayer for the French Republic), Dead Outlaw was conceived by Tony Award winner David Yazbek (The Band’s Visit, Dirty Rotten…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:36PM
Monday, March 4, 2024

The Glass Menagerie, Noises Off, A Christmas Carol, More in Alley Theatre's 2024-25 Season by Molly Higgins

The Houston company's 78th season includes 11 productions.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18AM
Friday, January 12, 2024

Theatre News: Ford’s Theatre Charity Drive Donations for ‘A Christmas Carol’ Surpass $1 Million in Total  by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Ford’s yearly fundraising drive has raised more than $1,000,000 for Washington-area charities since 2009, with 2023 donations on behalf of Hope and a Home. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ford’s Th…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:07PM
Wednesday, January 10, 2024

New Musical Dead Outlaw, from The Band's Visit's Tony-Winning Team, Has its Cast by Darryn King

The complete cast is set for Dead Outlaw, a world-premiere musical from the Tony Award-winning creative team behind The Band’s Visit. Previews begin on February 28, with an official open…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:06PM
Friday, December 29, 2023

Theatre News: Ford’s Theatre Charity Drive Donations for ‘A Christmas Carol’ Surpass $1 Million in Total by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

Ford’s yearly fundraising drive has raised more than $1,000,000 for Washington-area charities since 2009, with 2023 donations on behalf of Hope and a Home. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Ford’s Th…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 05:37PM
Friday, December 22, 2023

A Merry Little Christmas Carol 2023 by Westport Country Playhouse

In honor of the passing Paxton Whitehead (Ebenezer Scrooge), this re-release includes an introduction by incoming Playhouse Artistic Director Mark Shanahan, highlighting Paxton and his caree…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:48PM

A Christmas Carol by Sandra Mardenfeld

The redemption tale of Ebenezer Scrooge, and how he discards his miserly ways after a few spectral visitations has enchanted audiences since Charles Dickens published the novella in 1843. Ju…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 12:02PM

Dance Review: ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Charm City Ballet at the Peggy and Yale Gordon Center for Performing Arts by Timoth David Copney

The Charm City Ballet is a relative newcomer on the dance scene around these parts, but don’t let their short history mislead you into thinking that their steps are tentative or unpolished…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 10:30AM
Wednesday, December 20, 2023

A Christmas Carol at the Merchant’s House Museum by Sandi Durell

Theater Review By Marcina Zaccaria . . . Summoners Ensemble creates an emotional journey with their presentation of A Christmas Carol at the Merchant’s House. Walking up the stairs, throug…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:32PM
Monday, December 18, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) by Katie Barnett

Nothing says Christmas like a live performance of “A Christmas Carol” and Maryland Ensemble Theatre (MET) has been bringing the show to the stage for the last 20 years. Originally adapte…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 06:51PM

Charles Dickens on the power of theater in the digital age. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

I asked Charles Dickens yesterday why  “A Christmas Carol” has been adapted for the stage more often, and on more stages, than any other novella in history. “I believe it is because …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 12:48PM

As ACT bids adieu to ‘A Christmas Carol,’ costumes, sets and props get a last hurrah by Lily Janiak

One Christmas ghost will haunt the rafters of American Conservatory Theater’s Toni Rembe Theater no more.

SOURCE: San Francisco Chronicle at 11:04AM

A Colorado tradition continues with ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Eric Fitzgerald

Denver Center Theatre Company production never fails to impress and inspire The post A Colorado tradition continues with ‘A Christmas Carol’ appeared first on OnStage Colorado.

SOURCE: OnStage Colorado at 10:50AM

Long-running Connecticut Christmas shows hit new heights as audiences return in droves following post-pandemic slowdown by Christopher Arnott

Audiences are back as two long-running holiday traditions, "A Christmas Carol" at Hartford Stage and "Christmas on the Rocks" at TheaterWorks have sold out their runs.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 09:36AM

Neil Gaiman Begins Dramatic Readings of A Christmas Carol as Charles Dickens December 18 by Margaret Hall

The beloved writer will read Charles Dickens' original performance text in character as the esteemed author.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM
Sunday, December 17, 2023

May All Your Lucre Be Filthy: On Jonny Porkpie’s Filthy Lucre by Trav S.D.

As it happens today (December 17) is International Day to End Violence to Sex Workers. I mention this more to marvel at the synchronicity than to imply that Filthy Lucre, Jonny Porkpie’s b…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 02:12PM
Saturday, December 16, 2023

“A Christmas Carol” Celebrates Scrooge’s Great Generosity–at ACT by Bdhorwitz

Dickens’ Magical World Is Touching & Terrific! by Barry David Horwitz A Christmas Carol is everyone’s favorite holiday tradition. Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas story of trans…

SOURCE: Theatrius at 05:00PM
Friday, December 15, 2023

A Christmas Carol | Lookbook | Jessica Thebus | On Stage Through December 31 | Goodman Theatre by Goodman Theatre

These are a few of her favorite things. Director Jessica Thebus relives her top 3 moments from her productions of A CHRISTMAS CAROL. On stage through December 31 only, visit GoodmanTheatre.o…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:45AM

Theater Talk: With a dozen Christmas shows on stages right now, there's something good for ...

A sweep-you-off-your-feet musical spectacle. For details, visit here: https://www.shawfest.com/playbill/brigadoon/. and. A CHRISTMAS CAROL November 5 ...

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Thursday, December 14, 2023

Hope Mill Theatre to Present New Production of Alan Menken's A Christmas Carol Musical by Andrew Gans

Joseph Houston and William Whelton will co-direct the Menken-Lynn Ahrens-Mike Ockrent musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:03AM
Monday, December 11, 2023

The Past, A Present Yet To Come by Steven Morris

Brandon Scott, Keri Safran and Rob Welsh (Photo by Elizabeth Schmidt) Reviewed by G. Bruce Smith The Ebell of Los Angeles Through Dec. 14 RECOMMENDED With productions of A Christmas Carol …

SOURCE: stageraw.com at 05:53PM

Theatre Review: ‘A Dickens’ Christmas Carol’ at Spotlighters Theatre by Ilana Jael

The spotlight is on Charles Dickens’ immortal and  inimitable words when it comes to the Spotlighters Theatre’s captivating adaptation of “A Christmas Carol.” Finding myself not onl…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:54PM
Sunday, December 10, 2023

A CHRISTMAS CAROL: IN CONCERT           Touring  by Libby Purves and Friends

DICKENS IN RIOTOUS RHYME AND BAGPIPES – ON TOUR      Wouldn’t be right to get through December without Dickens, would it?   But I have seen the magnificent Old Vic adaptation by Jack…

SOURCE: theatrecat.com at 09:43AM

Theater review ‘A Christmas Carol’ makes a grand return to Hartford Stage with a terrific new Scrooge by Christopher Arnott

Allen Gilmore shines as Ebenezer Scrooge as "A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas" returns to Hartford Stage with a bang.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Saturday, December 9, 2023

Theatre Review: ‘A Christmas Carol’ at The Little Theatre of Alexandria by Fosse Thornton

Spookiness is not a quality generally associated with Christmas. When one thinks of December, images of holly and mistletoe come to mind more readily than creaking floorboards and gusts of c…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 01:18PM
Thursday, December 7, 2023

A Christmas Carol 2023 | Trailer | On Stage Through December 31 | Goodman Theatre by Goodman Theatre

Join us for A CHRISTMAS CAROL and unwrap "a sensory feast of yuletide splendor." (Broadway World). On stage now through December 31, you don't want to miss Chicago's "quintessential Christma…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:19AM

Tomorrow: A Burlesque Christmas Carol by Trav S.D.

On the off chance that you thought things were getting too treacly ’round here, here’s news of a show that really puts the “X” back in “X-mas”. Burlesque jack-of-all-trades Jonny…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 09:02AM

New City Players’ A Blast From The Past in A Christmas Carol: A Live Radio Play by Bill Hirschman

By Britin Haller Is there any literary character portrayed more than Ebenezer Scrooge? There are, but not many. The miserly grinch has been interpreted over many decades in myriad incarnatio…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 12:32AM

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