Saturday, October 23, 2021

Clifford Odets in Staten Island by Darryl Reilly

An idealistic down on his luck Filipino American father home schools his two children. To teach them about The Great Depression and the present U.S. economy, he has them study the plays of C…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 12:12PM
Monday, July 12, 2021

19 Charles Strouse by Automatic Episode Import

Charles Strouse, legendary composer of ANNIE, APPLAUSE, GOLDEN BOY, and BYE BYE BIRDIE, recounts his

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 2 - 8  🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 2, 1966: The thriller Wait Until Dark began its 373 performance run at the Barrymore Theatre starring Le…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:42AM
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Danny Burstein Wins Drama League Award; Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance & More Triumph by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Tony nominee and Moulin Rouge! standout Danny Burstein was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award on June 18. Burstein's triumph was announced along…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:32PM
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Misty Copeland and Joseph Phillips Launch SWANS FOR RELIEF Initiative to Help Unemployed Ballet Dancers

American Ballet Theatre Principal Dancer Misty Copeland and former colleague, 'Ballet's Golden Boy' Joseph Phillips, have joined forces with The Entertainment Industry Foundation, with seed …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:54PM
Thursday, April 16, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Frozen Star Noah J. Ricketts Performs Dream Roles from Aida, Golden Boy and Hadestown for His Broadway Bucket List

Frozen star Noah J. Ricketts wows as he sings through three dream roles off his Broadway Bucket List.

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 11:43AM
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Ja’Net DuBois, songwriter and star of ‘Good Times,’ has died by The Associated Press

DuBois' career started in theater, where she appeared in Broadway productions of "Golden Boy" and "A Raisin in the Sun," according to a biography on her website. A performance in "The Hot l …

SOURCE: San Jose Mercury News at 08:03PM
Thursday, January 30, 2020

MUSICAL OF THE MONTH: Applause: The Creatives by JK

In this final installment of January's Musical of the Month series, we take a look back at the creative team behind Applause.  The writing and design teams are chock full of Broadway royal…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:03PM
Wednesday, January 29, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Kathleen Simmonds by Zack Calhoon

Kathleen Simmonds is an Australian actress, filmmaker and reformed corporate lawyer based in New York. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts from the Actors Studio Drama School and is a Lifetime …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 09:54PM
Monday, July 15, 2019

Moulin Rouge! Standout Danny Burstein, Beetlejuice's Kerry Butler & More to Appear on This Week's Broadway.com #LiveAtFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

‘The underlying message is a sermon of love & respect’: Darragh Cowley on playing the golden boy in Bare: A Pop Opera

In the first of our two-part interview, Bare: A Pop Opera star Darragh Cowley discusses playing ‘the golden boy’ and why 2019 is the right time to revive Damon Intrabartolo and Jon Hartm…

SOURCE: Stage Faves at 07:00AM
Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jonathan Cake to Star in Shakespeare in the Park's Coriolanus by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the Public Theater's upcoming Shakespeare in the Park production of the dark tragedy Coriolanus. The previously announced production, directed by Tony winner Daniel Sull…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM
Thursday, April 11, 2019

Is Alexis Michalik the new Florian Zeller? How did a prison visit inspire his new play Intra Muros? by Featured Content

The multi-Moliere Award-winning writer Alexis Michalik has been hailed as the golden boy of French theatre. He's now making major inroads into the UK, his mother's homeland, with back-to-bac…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 04:30AM
Wednesday, April 10, 2019

No Regrets: Taking 500 L.G.B.T Teenagers to ‘The Prom’ on Broadway by Ben Widdicombe

And “Killing Eve” celebrates Season 2 with intimate cocktails on Central Park West.

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VIDEO: Uma Thurman, NETWORK's Tony Goldwyn Star in the Trailer for Netflix's CHAMBERS by Stage Tube

A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor's sudden death, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:18AM

Guest Blog: Tabitha Mortiboy On THE AMBER TRAP by BroadwayWorld

I started writing The Amber Trap over two years ago while I was living in Brighton in a little flat by the sea. I knew that I wanted to write a story which uncovered some of the labyrinthine…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:39AM

OneTwoThreeOneTwo review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘tame deconstruction of flamenco’ by Rachel Elderkin

This is not a flamenco piece. On that point, Albert Quesada and Zoltan Vakulya are very clear. But flamenco is present in

SOURCE: The Stage Registration at 07:18AM

Fanny Davenport: An American Bernhardt by Trav S.D.

19th century stage actress Fanny or Fannie Davenport (Fanny Lily Gypsey Davenport, 1850-1898) was born of an April 10. Born in London, she was the daughter of actors Edward Loomis Davenport …

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 07:10AM
Monday, April 8, 2019

Intra Muros review – prison play takes liberties with a serious subject by Michael Billington

Park theatre, LondonAn English version of a play by golden boy of French theatre Alexis Michalik is too cavalier in its depiction of prison life Alexis Michalik is the man of the moment. His…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:00AM
Friday, March 22, 2019

Edmond de Bergerac review – France's hectic answer to Shakespeare in Love by Michael Billington

Birmingham RepThis slapstick look at the classic play about Cyrano the long-nosed poet has been given a witty, kaleidoscopic staging It is not hard to see why Alexis Michalik’s play has cl…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:59AM
Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Alexis Michalik: golden boy of French theatre with a nose for a hit by Laura Cappelle

The actor turned playwright is taking his work to the UK for the first time. He talks about his Shakespeare in Love-style comedy riffing on Cyrano de Bergerac Alexis Michalik has much in com…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:26AM
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Iconic Set Designer Tony Walton by Behind The Curtain

The one and only Tony Walton, one of Broadway's most innovating and influential set designers, invites Rob and Kevin into his apartment to look back on his career which includes the Oscar, t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:09PM
Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Danny Burstein & Christian Dante White Join My Fair Lady on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Talented Broadway alums Danny Burstein and Christian Dante step into the acclaimed Broadway revival of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady on January 8. They take over the roles of Alfred …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:18AM
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Paula Wayne, Golden-Voiced Broadway Star of Golden Boy, Dead at 84 by Paul Wontorek

Paula Wayne, the golden-voiced leading lady of Broadway’s Golden Boy, died on November 9 at her South Florida home. She was 84 and had battled pancreatic cancer in recent years. Raise…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:36PM
Monday, November 5, 2018

“Seven Samurai” tops BBC’s 100-strong list for best foreign-language films by Blouin Artinfo

BBC’s top 100 film list for foreign films is out and topping the list is Akira Kurosawa’s “Seven Samurai.”A recent critics’ poll conducted by BBC voted Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 film…

SOURCE: www.blouinartinfo.com at 10:29AM
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Get Him to the Church on Time! Danny Burstein to Step into My Fair Lady as Alfred P. Doolittle by Lindsey Sullivan

Won't it be loverly to have Danny Burstein back on Broadway? The six-time Tony nominee will step into the role of Alfred P. Doolittle in My Fair Lady beginning on January 8; he will play…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:04PM
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Livestreaming Pride Voices: New Plays from Taiwan with Li-Ying Chien and Pao-Chang Tsai at the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center in New York City—Tuesd by [email protected] (thea)

By HowlRound TV. The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presents thePride Voices: New Plays from Taiwan with Li-Ying Chien and Pao-Chang Tsai livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-prod…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:30AM
Sunday, June 10, 2018

The Band's Visit's Tony Shalhoub Wins First Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Hats off to Tony Shalhoub, who has won his first Tony Award! The stage-and-screen star triumphed in the Leading Actor in a Musical category for his turn as Tewfiq in The Band’s Visit. …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:32PM
Monday, April 30, 2018

John Stride obituary by Michael Coveney

Founder member of the Old Vic company who lit up the London stage in the 1960s and 70s and starred in the TV series The Main ChanceJohn Stride, who has died aged 81, was a golden boy of the …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:54PM
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Avicii’s Sexy Dance Revolution Plays Out After Death by Mark Beech

Avicii’s seismic effect on the world of music is still being assessed, some days after his tragically early death at the age of 28. With his music shooting back up the charts, tributes hav…

SOURCE: www.blouinartinfo.com at 11:05AM

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