Friday, June 26, 2020

Nixon in Agony review – Berkoff gets inside disgraced president's head by Arifa Akbar

Available onlineRichard Nixon’s downfall may be resonant with our age, but in Adam Donen’s experimental sound dramatisation the psychological noise drowns out the story Hottest front-roo…

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Wednesday, June 3, 2020

MCC Live Streams Aziza Barnes’ Pues Nada June 3 by Olivia Clement

Whitney White directs a cast that includes Orange Is the New Black's Samira Wiley, Disgraced's Karen Pittman, and more.

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Will French Bookselling Also Change Due To Covid-19? by Artsjournal2

French publishing, and its associated literary prizes like the (now somewhat disgraced) Goncourt, has long crowded the fall with a flood of titles (which has, in normal years, made the sprin…

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Sincerely Louis CK review – #MeToo casualty returns with not-quite apology by Brian Logan

Available onlineThe comedian’s first standup special since he was disgraced in 2017 is heavy on self-pity and won’t appease those outraged by his behaviour Hottest front-room seats: the …

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

10 of The Best Classic Play Adaptations for High School by Performerstuff

10 of The Best Classic Play Adaptations for High School Written by Elizabeth Thornton February 17th, 2020 So, we all know how great classical plays can be. From the Greeks to Shakespea…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Coogan and Winterbottom on ‘Greed’: ‘We owe Philip Green a debt’

The actor and director’s business satire takes aim at the disgraced retail mogul. They talk about celebrity, hypocrisy and showbiz moralising

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Manhattan Theatre Club's BELLA BELLA Begins Final Two Weeks of Performances

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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Thursday, October 24, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Andrew Kindig by Zack Calhoon

Andrew Kindig can’t decide which hat he likes the best. An actor, director, carpenter, painter, teacher, and comedian (in addition to father of two great kids and husband to his amazingly …

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Opening Night of MTC's BELLA BELLA

Manhattan Theatre Club's World premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Harvey Fierstein in BELLA BELLA!

Manhattan Theatre Club's World premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (D…

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Review Roundup: Harvey Fierstein in BELLA BELLA - What Did the Critics Think?

MTC has officially opened Bella Bella, written and performed by four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed by Kimberly Senior (Disgrace…

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Monday, October 14, 2019

The Ice Cream Boys review – an ambitious slice of South African history by Michael Billington

Jermyn Street theatre, LondonThis vigorously performed play confronts the country’s past issues with a battle between the disgraced ex-president, Jacob Zuma, and one of his fiercest critic…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Timothy Douglas Will Direct Frankenstein at Classic Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Veteran director Timothy Douglas has signed on to helm Classic Stage Company's upcoming revival of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. The previously announced production, featuring a new adaptati…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Photo Flash: First Look at Harvey Fierstein in BELLA BELLA

Get a first look at Manhattan Theatre Club's World premiere of Bella Bella, written and performed by Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein (Casa Valentina, Torch Song, Hairspray) and directed …

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Jerry Springer – The Opera review at Hope Mill, Manchester – ‘briskly entertaining revival’ by Chris Bartlett

It’s been almost three decades since The Jerry Springer Show first graced – or rather, disgraced – our TV screens and 16

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Review: The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre by Jessica Handscomb

Review: The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre3.0starsIt’s September 1940, and Reverend T. Lawrence Shannon (Clive Owen) has just arrived at the Costa Verde Hotel. A disgraced pries…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Night of the Iguana review – Clive Owen joins menagerie of lost souls by Michael Billington

Noël Coward theatre, LondonOwen is a disgraced priest, Anna Gunn a widowed hotel keeper in Tennessee William’s languorous hymn to human endurance ‘Nothing human disgusts me unless it’…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Rose McGowan: 'I miss performing. My career was stolen' by Ryan Gilbey

Her revelations about Harvey Weinstein sparked #MeToo. Now, as the disgraced mogul’s trial approaches, the actor is back with an Edinburgh show Sometimes Rose McGowan can say his name, and…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

‘Pretty brutal takedown of the world of 21st century PR’: CUTTINGS – Hope Theatre by Liz Dyer

Cuttings is a sharp, witty and hugely enjoyable play about an industry we all know exists, but somehow seem to forget every time we watch an emotional YouTube apology or read a remorseful st…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Stephen Aubrey by Zack Calhoon

Stephen Aubrey is a Brooklyn-based writer and dramaturg and a co-Artistic Director of The Assembly. With The Assembly, he has written or co-written THAT POOR DREAM, HOME/SICK, THE DARK HEAR…

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

SEAN O’CASEY:  ‘THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS’ AT IRISH REPERTORY THEATRE (REVIEW FROM NEW YORK) by Robert Shuman

By Bob Shuman The Plough and the Stars (1926), by Sean O’Casey, is an inflammatory play, which insulted the families of those who died in the 1916 Easter Rebellion and started a riot at th…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Disgraced Conductor Daniele Gatti Gets Second Big Post In Italy, At Abbado’s Orchestra Mozart by Artsjournal1

The 57-year-old Gatti, fired from Amsterdam’s Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra last year for sexual misconduct, has been named chief conductor of the Bologna-based chamber orchestra founded b…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Hulu Acquires U.S Rights to Harvey Weinstein Documentary “Untouchable” by Blouin Artinfo

Hulu has acquired exclusive US rights to director Ursula Macfarlane’s documentary “Untouchable” about disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein, reports The Hollywood Reporter.A Lightbo…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Ed Night review – woke joker with an easy swagger by Paul Fleckney

Soho theatre, LondonForthright and talented, Night doesn’t shirk the issues, from porn to social media, and he has the gags to boot Today’s twentysomethings get a fair amount of flak for…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER's Jack Falahee Will Lead BYHALIA, MISSISSIPPI at Kennedy Center by BroadwayWorld

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announces Jack Falahee, star of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder, to play the role of Jim in the heartfelt comedy, Byhalia, Mississippi, p…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

John Malkovich on stage, from Steppenwolf to the West End – in pictures

As the actor – and frequent director – prepares to star as a disgraced movie mogul in David Mamet’s new play Bitter Wheat in London, take a look back at his theatre roles Continue read…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Harvey Fierstein to Star as Bella Abzug in His World Premiere Solo Play Bella Bella by Andy Lefkowitz

Four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein (Kinky Boots, Torch Song) will take on the role of a lifetime this fall, starring as attorney and politician Bella Abzug in his new solo play Bella Be…

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Review: ‘Disgraced’ at Greenbelt Arts Center by Bob Ashby

Your mother no doubt told you not to discuss religion or politics over dinner. In Ayad Akhtar’s Disgraced, now playing at the Greenbelt Arts Center, the exchanges among the characters duri…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Podcast: 'Keith Price's Curtain Call' Welcomes Dominique Morisseau, Karen Pittman by Keith Price's Curtain Call

I have the great fortune to talk to fabulous people all of the time, and Multi-Award Winning Playwright and Screenwriter,Dominique Morriseau, is no exception. This playwright has taken to th…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Harvey review – Steven Berkoff explores Weinstein's psyche by Arifa Akbar

Playground theatre, London This attempt to delve into the disgraced movie mogul’s mind finds rage, denial and hateThe theatre’s promotional blurb warns that Steven Berkoff will go “whe…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Women Have A Few Things To Say About Disgraced Dudes Rejoining Hollywood by Artsjournal2

Some things have changed, says actor Alyssa Milano. “I used to joke that whenever there was an animal on set there would be someone from the Humane Society [there] … but women ar…

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