Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Dan Stevens to Lead Martin McDonagh's Hangmen on Broadway; Tracie Bennett & More Will Co-Star by Andy Lefkowitz

Dan Stevens is headed back to the Great White Way. The star of stage and screen will take on the lead role of the brooding Mooney in the Broadway premiere of Martin McDonagh's Olivier-winni…

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

Call Answered: Courtney Hope: "The Bold & The Beautiful" "The Price Is Right" by Adam Rothenberg

Courtney Hope! Come on down! You’re the next interview on Call Me Adam! I’m beyond excited to interview actress and model Courtney Hope who is known for being one of the models on The Pr…

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Isabella Rossellini, Mary Bacon and Robert Creighton to Lead Industry Presentation of UP AND DOWN

Executive Producer, Jeremy Handelman / Off The Leash Productions, LLC with Times Sq Productions, LLC will present an invite-only, industry presentation of Stephen Lloyd Helper's Up and Down,…

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

October letters: “Invading” Killjoy’s Kastle?

Readers respond about Killjoy's Kastle, living alone, '30 Americans' at the Barnes, 'Biofeedback' in the Fringe, RBG at NMAJH, a tribute to Helmutt Gottschild, the Bucks County Book Festival…

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Off-Broadway's Our Dear Dead Drug Lord Extends a Second Time by Caitlin Moynihan

The world premiere of Alexis Scheer's comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord has extended again. Recently announced to play an additional week through October 27, the production will now conclude it…

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Monday, August 26, 2019

Raul Esparza, Krysta Rodriguez & More Set for New York Premiere of Theresa Rebeck's Seared by Lindsey Sullivan

Order up! Casting has been announced for the New York premiere of Seared by Pulitzer Prize finalist and two-time Emmy Award nominee Theresa Rebeck. Four-time Tony nominee Raúl Esparza will …

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Initial Casting Set for Second Stage & WP Theater's World Premiere Comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord by Andy Lefkowitz

The first round of casting has been announced for Alexis Scheer's new comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord, slated to make its world premiere at off-Broadway's McGinn/Cazale Theater this fall. Wh…

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Tony Nominee Lia Williams on Starring in London's The Night of the Iguana Opposite Anna Gunn and Clive Owen and Being in Her Prime by Matt Wolf

Lia Williams needs no introduction as a supreme actress, whether on Broadway in Skylight [for which she was nominated for a 1997 Tony Award] or Arcadia or across a range of work closer to ho…

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Kokandy Productions’ ‘Head Over Heels’: A Rough Road to Arcadia But Worth the Journey by Matthew Wexler

The cast of Kokandy Productions’ Chicago premiere of ‘Head Over Heels.’ (Photo: Michael Brosilow) by Lauren Emily Whalen There’s a moment in the first act… The post Kokandy Product…

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt to Make World Premiere in London's West End by Andy Lefkowitz

Acclaimed dramatist Tom Stoppard will debut his latest work in London next year. Titled Leopoldstadt, the world premiere play will begin previews on January 25, 2020 and open on February 12 …

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Animated series “Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous” to debut on Netflix in 2020 by Blouin Artinfo

Animated series “Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous” — which is executive produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Colin Trevorrow, Scott Kreamer and Lane Lueras — will debut globa…

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Mary Bacon Joins Kate Hamill's New Theatrical Version of Little Women by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veteran Mary Bacon has taken over the roles of Marmie/Aunt March in Kate Hamill's new stage adaptation of Little Women at the Cherry Lane Theatre. Bacon replaces original cas…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

“Orpheus in der Unterwelt” at Volksoper Wien, Vienna by Blouin Artinfo

The operetta by Jacques Offenbach, “Orpheus in der Unterwelt,” will be on stage at Volksoper Wien beginning June 2 through October 14, 2019.Volksoper Wien’s website mentions, “The wa…

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘Arcadia’ at Lumina Studio Theatre by Peter Orvetti

Tom Stoppard’s 1993 play “Arcadia” is a complex work of ideas, and Lumina Studio Theatre’s student ensemble set itself an ambitious task in taking it on for a just-ended weekend run …

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The Hard-Working Little Publisher Keeping Local History Books Alive by Artsjournal1

“Arcadia’s business turns the traditional publishing model on its head. Big New York publishers are looking for the next blockbuster to sell 2 million copies across the English-speaking …

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Arcadia on BBC Four is an evocative lament for rural Britain

Scored by members of Portishead and Goldfrapp, the film doesn’t trace a simplistic journey from innocence to corruption

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Broadway Valentines by JK

Move over, Romeo and Juliet! Love is in the air on Broadway this season! There's a little something for everyone - Cupid's arrow is a liberal one. Straight, gay, bi - every couple has their …

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Alyssa May Gold by Zack Calhoon

Alyssa May Gold is the founder/President of Pocket Universe. Her other work as a producer includes theatre: Hitler’s Tasters (New Light Theater Project), The Congr…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

2018 Theater Trends and Traditions by JK

2018 Broadway Trends and TraditionsOver the past year it seems that, fueled by and shared on social media, there are some great (and positive) new-ish trendy traditions.First up, some positi…

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Wednesday, December 19, 2018

John Partridge And Charlie Stemp Will Lead The UK Tour Of ROUGH CROSSING by BroadwayWorld

Bill Kenwright presents the long-awaited return of Rough Crossing written by Academy, Tony and Olivier award-winning writer Tom Stoppard Shakespeare in Love, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Best of 2018 JKTS Awards: More Fun, Fun, Fun! by JK

THE 2018 JKTS AWARDS(Slightly) Naughty Fun(11 Awards)After taking a couple of seasons off, we are super excited to re-start our annual tradition! Up first, our awards for the media and techn…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

CD Review: Head Over Heels by JK

As a teen in the mid-80s, MTV actually showed music videos, and recording artists became even bigger stars. I enjoyed The Go-Go's hits, especially "Our Lips Are Sealed." And I enjoyed Belind…

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels Will End Its Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

Head Over Heels, the lively new musical featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's, will conclude its run at Broadway's Hudson Theatre on January 6, 2019. Michael Mayer directs, Kimbe…

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Trivia and Meaning: A Review of Arcadia at Promethean Theatre Ensemble by Irene Hsiao

Promethean Theatre Ensemble's production of Tom Stoppard's ode to balancing reason and ardor is as welcome as ever.

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Jessie Cave: “Sunrise” at SOHO Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

Soho Theatre in association with Curtis Brown presents Jessie Cave: “Sunrise” from November 12, 2018 through December 1, 2018 at SOHO Theatre, London.As per the SOHO Theatre website, 'Th…

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Ticket Giveaway: Head Over Heels by New York Theater

Win two tickets to see “Head Over Heels” for free. I liked this show, which mashes up 18 songs by the 1980s all-female L.A. punk band The Go-Go’s with a loose adaptation of Ar…

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Promethean casts season opener, 'Arcadia' by Kt Hawbaker

On Tuesday, Promethean Theatre Ensemble announced casting for Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia,” the company’s season opener. Directed by Ted Hoerl, the show will feature several of the compa…

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Friday, September 28, 2018

Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels to Release Original Cast Recording by Andy Lefkowitz

Big news, Go-Go's fans! The new Broadway musical Head Over Heels, featuring the hit tunes of that beloved music group, will offer up an original cast album from Sony Masterworks Broadway…

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Friday, August 31, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Dylan Guy Davis by Zack Calhoon

Dylan Guy Davis is a Senior Musical Theatre Major at The University of Alabama and is making his Off Broadway debut. Some of his favorite credits include: The Producers, Company, Arcadi…

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Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Head Over Heels by Barry Gordin

5 Reasons Not to Hate Head Over Heels By: Iris Wiener August 14, 2018:  At first glance it is hard to find any reason to enjoy Head Over Heels. As a whole, it is a train wreck of a piece …

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

BWW Exclusive: An Ode in Praise of HEAD OVER HEELS, the Most Radically Queer Show in Broadway History by Christian Lewis

I'd like to propose something worthy of 16th century Arcadia an Ode in Praise of HEAD OVER HEELS. For those who don't know, last month a new musical, HEAD OVER HEELS, opened on Broadway. The…

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