Monday, November 30, 2020

2020 Tony Awards predictions: What will win Best Play Revival? by Jeffrey Kare

Let’s take a closer look at the three nominees for Best Play Revival: “Betrayal,” “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune” and “A Solider’s Play.” Our exclusive odds give th…

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Monday, October 26, 2020

‘I kinda thought, huh, this is a modern classic?’ – BETRAYAL – Theatre Royal Bath by Ian Foster

An hour plus of a straight white man justifying his affair or a modern classic? I go in for more Betrayal at the Theatre Royal Bath.

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Betrayal review – a piercing revival by Georgina Brown

Theatre Royal, BathPinter’s modern classic gains currency in pandemic Britain When Peter Hall directed Harold Pinter’s 1978 Betrayal, charting adultery among London’s literati, he note…

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Betrayal review: Pinter's love triangle offers fresh pleasures and shorter pauses by Mark Lawson

Theatre Royal BathStaged in a Covid-safe auditorium, this rattling revival of Harold Pinter’s mind-stretching drama is enjoyably brisk Harold Pinter came to regret his frequent speech dire…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The Climb — fine chemistry in a tale of friendship and betrayal

Two men stumble towards middle age in Michael Angelo Covino’s likeable and stylish comedy

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Check Out Photos of Betrayal at London’s Theatre Royal Bath by Marc J. Franklin

The Harold Pinter classic opens October 21 as part of the theatre company’s “Welcome Back” season.

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Check Out Photos of Betrayal at U.K.’s Theatre Royal Bath by Marc J. Franklin

The Harold Pinter classic opens October 21 as part of the theatre company’s “Welcome Back” season.

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Jagged Little Pill, Moulin Rouge! & Slave Play Top 2020 Tony Nominations by Broadway.com

Nominations have arrived for the 2020 Tony Awards! Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominees live on October 15. As previously announced, the Broadway League and the America…

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Top 5 shockers in Tonys nominations: Aaron Tveit alone in category, no musicals in score race, … by Sam Eckmann

The nominations for the 2020 Tony Awards announced on October 15 honor the best of the shortened Broadway season. Plenty of theatre artists had much to celebrate as James Monroe Iglehart ree…

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Check Out the Complete List of 2020 Tony Award Nominations by Broadway.com

Nominations have arrived for the 2020 Tony Awards! Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart announced the nominees live on October 15. As previously announced, the Broadway League and the America…

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Drumroll Please! The 2020 74th Annual Tony Nominations Are Here!

The 74th Annual Tony Award Nominations are here! Have your favorites in the world of Broadway's plays and musicals been honored for 2020? Let's have a look! Best Play Grand Horizons The I…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Tony nominations wish list: ‘The Sound Inside,’ ‘Betrayal,’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ … by David Buchanan

Every Tony Awards nominations morning features thrilling surprises and shocking omissions, and even in a year with an unfortunately thinner slate of shows due to COVID-19, theatre fans will …

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Theatre Royal Bath's 'Welcome Back' Season Launches October 14 With Harold Pinter's Betrayal by Andrew Gans

The fall season will continue with Michael Frayn's Copenhagen.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

New Musical Desert Rose, From Black 47 Rocker Larry Kirwan, Aims for Broadway by Broadway.com

Larry Kirwan, the lead singer of the rock band Black 47, is taking his talents to the theatrical stage. He is writing the book, music and lyrics for Desert Rose, a new rock musical romance …

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Haydn Gwynne, Nancy Carroll, Philip Arditti, More Set for Theatre Royal Bath's 'Welcome Back' Season by Andrew Gans

The fall season will include Harold Pinter's Betrayal and Michael Frayn's Copenhagen.

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Friday, September 4, 2020

Theatre Royal Bath to Stage Copenhagen, Betrayal, and Oleanna This Season by Dan Meyer

The U.K. venue reopens this fall with three socially distant productions.

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NEWS: Theatre Royal Bath will reopen in autumn 2020 with classic plays by Pinter, Frayn & Mamet by Press Releases

Theatre Royal Bath will reopen its main house in autumn 2020 with the Welcome Back Season of plays, beginning with Harold Pinter’s Betrayal directed by Jonathan Church from 14 October to 3…

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Speeches for Characters Coming Out of their Shells by Performerstuff

Speeches for Characters Coming Out of their Shells Written by Amanda Grace August 12, 2020 A wise ogre once said that people are like onions, and these characters are full of layers. Fr…

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

CT Poets’ Corner: In poetry, Laura Altshul plumbs profound mysteries

Laura Altshul, a retired Connecticut teacher, explores themes of kindness, loss, family, heritage, racism, friendship, and betrayal in her poetry.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

The Most Meaningful Shows of 2019 For Me by Broadwayandme

For those of us who write about culture, the holiday season includes making Top 10 lists. But this year, I’ve decided against trying to anoint the best shows I’ve seen or even tallying u…

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Lynn + Lucy delivers striking images and potent drama

Fyzal Boulifa’s first film tells a story of friendship and betrayal in an Essex town

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Saturday, June 27, 2020

The 2020 (Might Have Been) Tony Awards Nominees Announcement! by JK

Before we tell you about who made the final ballot, we'd like to thank each and every one of you for taking the time over the past few weeks to nominate the best of the best from the 2019-20…

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Friday, June 5, 2020

Andrew Alexander out at Second City by Kerry Reid

In the wake of backlash on institutional racism, the longtime owner announces his departure. In response to worldwide protests over the killing of George Floyd a…

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Jagged Little Pill's Lauren Patten Wants to Star in a Queer The Last Five Years by Caitlin Moynihan

Before the COVID-19 pandemic caused Broadway to close its doors, Lauren Patten was earning nightly standing ovations belting out the show-stopping Alanis Morissette song "You Oughta Know" as…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Outer Critics Circle Sets Plans for 70th Annual Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

We now know what is going to happen with this year's Outer Critics Circle Awards. The OCCs, which honor Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway, is scrapping competition. In lieu of tradition…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

‘It reminds us of the necessity of patience, resilience & love – a message we all need at this time’: JANE EYRE – National Theatre (Online by Violet Mackintosh

I wonder how the defiantly independent Jane Eyre would have coped with the prospect of self-isolation, a reality which had 62,000 people tuning in to watch her journey of romance, betrayal a…

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Monday, March 9, 2020

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘La Bayadère’ by Camille Bacon-Smith

The Pennsylvania Ballet presents ‘La Bayadère,’ a classic tale of love and jealousy, betrayal and remorse set in a colonizers’ vision of an India that never was. Camille Bacon-Smith r…

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Why Are we Still Naming Buildings And Programs After Donors? by Artsjournal

The dilemma these groups face is contractual, in two ways. First, there is the contract with the donor, which, if broken, may seem a betrayal to some, and a sign of institutional inconstancy…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Washington National Opera stages a vocally stirring, visually arresting ‘Samson and Delilah’ at The Kennedy Center by Bob Ashby

Tales of wars, slaughters, betrayals, competing tribes and religions, and a few dominant women make the Book of Judges one of the more colorful segments of the Hebrew Bible. Camille Saint-Sa…

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American Buffalo's Sam Rockwell, Laurence Fishburne & Darren Criss Preview Their 'Timeless' Play by Diep Tran

The stars of the Broadway revival of American Buffalo met the press on February 26 at the Atlantic Theatre Company, to talk about their new version of David Mamet's play, about three men w…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Betrayal Of Education: America’s College Adjunct Crisis by Artsjournal

According to the UC Berkeley Labor Center, 25 percent of part-time faculty nationally rely on public assistance programs. In 1969, 78 percent of instructional staff at US institutions of hig…

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