Friday, December 13, 2019

Club 2B review – get down with Zeus and Lady Godiva by Arifa Akbar

Belgrade theatre, CoventryCharacters including The Great Gatsby’s Daisy round on a Greek god in this bewildering Christmas show The setting is a cabaret-style jazz club with saxophonist, d…

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Peter & the Wolf by Joel Benjamin

Ensemble Signal, Marjorie Folkman, Daniel Pettrow and Kristen Foote in a scene from “Peter & the Wolf,” costumes by Isaac Mizrahi, choreography by John Heginbotham (Photo credit: Dan…

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Call Redialed: NEW Sven Ratzke Interview: "Where Are We Now" at La Mama by Adam Rothenberg

It’s been three years since I last spoke with Sven Ratzke. Last time around we spoke about his David Bowie inspired show Starman. Now, Sven is back in NYC with a brand-new David Bowie them…

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

See Tony Shalhoub & Krysta Rodriguez Under the Big Top at the Broadway for All Gala by Michael Appler

Tony Shalhoub and Krysta Rodriguez gathered with industry leaders and performers under New York's most famous circus tent on December 9, to celebrate the second annual Cabaret at the Big A…

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Dolly Diamond’s Christmas Party by Arts Review

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and to make it even better, Dolly Diamond returns to The Butterfly Club with her fun and festive Christmas Party from 16 December 2019. Australia…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

See Tony Shalhoub & Krysta Rodriguez Under the Big Top at the Big Apple Circus Gala by Michael Appler

Tony Shalhoub and Krysta Rodriguez gathered with industry leaders and performers under New York's most famous circus tent on December 9, to celebrate the second annual Cabaret at the Big A…

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London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 11 December by Kitty Underwood

Some new pics of Peter Andre in Thriller Live, a whole host of stars announced for The Barricade Boys' Christmas Cabaret and some Pretty good casting. The post London Theatre News Today: Wed…

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Go Inside Broadway For All's 2nd Annual Cabaret at the Circus Gala by Nathan Skethway

The December 9 benefit was held under the tent at the Big Apple Circus at Lincoln Center.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The Bearded Ladies present ‘All I Want for Christmas Is a Dead Chanteuse’ by Brad Rothbart

If we’re having Christmas in July, why not Bastille Day in December? The Bearded Ladies sang of revolution in a holiday-ish cabaret at World Café Live. Brad Rothbart reviews.

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Photo Flash: Tony Shalhoub, Krysta Rodriguez and More at Big Apple Circus Cabaret Benefiting Broadway For All

Over 200 people braved the rain on Monday night and gathered under the tent at the Big Apple Circus at Lincoln Center where the 2nd Annual Cabaret at the Circus gala was held benefitting 'Br…

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StageCoach Theatre Company’s ‘Santa’s Funky Hawaiian Christmas Cabaret’ a clever, enjoyable twist on holiday favorites by Mark Ludder

Mele Kalikimaka all y’all! This lively original musical collaboration between Director Joey Olson and Producer Jerri Wiseman captured the entire audience from the moment we all got “Leie…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Friends with Benefits announce Melbourne dates by Peter J Snee

Melbourne’s favourite cabaret wineo, Tash York and her very good Friends take you through a night of stories, songs and stripping – without being too emotionally involved. After huge suc…

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Courtney Act returns to Australia with brand-new show by Peter J Snee

Dive into a cool, refreshing ocean of fluid sexuality and gender with famed drag artist and cultural provocateur Courtney Act, as she explores and pours her creative juices into her latest p…

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

Spice up your holidays with ‘Paige Turner: Jingle All the Way!’ at The Green Room 42 by Deb Miller

It’s a holly jolly raunchy campy Christmas in Paige Turner: Jingle All the Way!, back at The Green Room 42 for a second year of holiday fun. Created and performed by the New York drag sens…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

These off-kilter holiday shows aren’t your average Christmas spectacles by Barbara Hoffman

Tired of the same old carols, nutcrackers and Grinches? If so, these off-kilter Christmas shows may be just the ticket. “A Very Meow Meow Holiday Show” Imagine a Christmas spectacular go…

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‘Think stand-up comedy meets cabaret meets theatre’: Amanda Broomell brings Mandy Picks a Husband to the Canal Cafe by Kirsty Herrington

Mandy Picks a Husband, an autobiographical show written by and starring Amanda Broomell, continues at London’s Canal Cafe Theatre until 8 December 2019.

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‘A Motown Christmas’ at the Signature Theatre brings soulful cheer by William Powell

The scene was a cozy cabaret at Signature Theatre. The enthralled patrons sat at small, circular, red tables and swayed to “Give Love on Christmas Day” performed by The Motown Three, whi…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Howard McGillin & More to Join Charles Busch in His New Comedy The Confession of Lily Dare by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for The Confession of Lily Dare, a new comedy by Tony-nominated playwright Charles' Busch, set to play off-Broadway's Cherry Lane Theatre in 2020. Carl Andress will direc…

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Happy Hour on the Fringe: John Jarboe by Jarod Hughes

On this episode of Happy Hour on the Fringe we talked with John Jarboe, creator of the long-running monthly Get Pegged Cabaret series and founder of the Bearded Ladies Cabaret, about the Get…

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The Skivvies, alt-cabaret duo, undress to impress for 'I Touch My Elf' holiday show by Daniel Durchholz | Special To The Post-Dispatch

Alt-cabaret act known for stripping to undies combines pop songs with holiday tunes for "I Touch My Elf"

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A Bright Room Called Day Extends Again at the Public Theater; Bill Heck to Join the Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

The new off-Broadway production of Tony Kushner's A Bright Room Called Day has received a second extension at the Public Theater. The play will now run through December 22. Bill Heck (Phot…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Svetlana Zakharova review – Bolshoi ballerina cuts chic shapes as Chanel by Lyndsey Winship

Coliseum, LondonA stylish riff on Coco Chanel’s place in ballet history and a regal mocking of Handel make a double bill where style outshines insight The indomitable Boshoi ballerina Svet…

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Myriam Phiro Sings Edith Piaf by New York Theater

French is Myriam Phiro’s first language, and Edith Piaf her first love. But it wasn’t until she moved to New York from her hometown in a rural area of Quebec a decade ago that Phiro star…

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This Monday We’ll Be Crushing The Christmas Crazy by Trav S.D.

Well, now! I didn’t plan it this way but the year 2019 has been perfectly framed for me by Necromancers of the Public Domain. I started the year by performing at Theater of the Apes wonder…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Eleanor's Very Merry Christmas Wish moves Denise McGowan Tracy from Petterino's to the North Pole by Catey Sullivan

The longtime cabaret producer turns her own children's book about a lonely rag doll into a new holiday musical. Some artists hone their craft at college or conse…

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Front Porch reveals 10th season at cabaret tribute to Leon Zionts by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“A Man of No Importance” in May and “Grand Hotel” in August are the musical theater company’s 2020 shows.

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Director and performer Ursula Martinez: ‘I feel a bit like a football player who’s become a manager’ by Nick Awde

Known for writing and performing her own cabaret shows, Ursula Martinez talks to Nick Awde about directing a series of provocative new

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Monday, December 2, 2019

CABARET, ALICE IN WONDERLAND and More Announced in BroadwayHD December Lineup

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, is warming up the winter weather with a hot new lineup of titles this month. On December 5, BroadwayHD starts the month with the …

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BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Scott Wittman!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to Tony-winning lyricist and director Scott Wittman about Frank Sinatra's 1966 live album, 'Sinatra at the Sands.' They also discuss Bette Midler, Patti …

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Cabaret artist Leah Shelton: ‘It’s about how you should behave sexually as a man or a woman’ by Nick Awde

Alternative cabaret is going through a purple patch Down Under. Nick Awde meets one of Australia’s foremost practitioners to find out about

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#CyberMonday for Theater Lovers 2019: Discounts on Broadway and Off-Broadway Tickets; Cabaret; Play Scripts by New York Theater

Cyber Monday deals in New York theater tickets and more. (Come back as more deals are announced during the day) Ticket Liquidator: HUGE CYBER MONDAY SALE! Get 10% Off All Orders With Code CY…

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