Tuesday, May 21, 2019

I Interview Playwrights Part 1036: Mora V. Harris by Adam Szymkowicz

Mora V. HarrisHometown: Pittsburgh, PA for the first nine years, Durham, NC after that. Current Town: Pittsburgh, PA Q:  What are you working on now?A:  I have a play in development called…

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IMPRESSIONS: New York City Ballet’s 2019 Spring Season — Week Three by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: New York City Ballet’s 2019 Spring Season — Week Three, "Balanchine created Diamonds for Suzanne Farrell, who - after many years of absence from the company - returned t…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 21- Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG TRILOGY Wins The 1983 Tony Award for Best Play by Alexa Criscitiello

In 1983, a three-act groundbreaking work, Torch Song Trilogy, was one of the big winners on Tony night, picking up awards for Best Play and Best Leading Actor in a play for it's author and l…

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Full West End Cast Announced for David Mamet's Bitter Wheat Starring John Malkovich by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Bitter Wheat, a new play written and directed by David Mamet, set to make its world premiere in London this spring. The previously reported production is slated to be…

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Complete Cast Announced for London Staging of David Mamet’s Bitter Wheat, Starring John Malkovich by Adam Hetrick

The Harvey Weinstein–inspired drama will begin previews June 7 at the Garrick Theatre.

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‘Beautifully compelling’: ORPHEUS DESCENDING – Menier Chocolate Factory by Ian Foster

Tennessee Williams’s Orpheus Descending may not be his greatest play but Tamara Harvey’s production for the Menier Chocolate Factory proves most affecting in the end.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Harvey Fierstein Sing 'Poor Unfortunate Souls' at Hollywood Bowl's THE LITTLE MERMAID Concert by Stage Tube

Disney's The Little Mermaid is playing for two nights only at the Hollywood Bowl, on Friday, May 17th and Saturday, May 18th. Check out the video of Harvey Fierstein singing Poor Unfortunate…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Andrew Lippa Interview: "The Man In The Ceiling", "Unbreakable", and "John & Jen" by Adam Rothenberg

Four years after our first interview together, I’m thrilled to be able to catch up with Emmy winner and Tony/Grammy nominee Andrew Lippa to discuss the release of his recent cast recording…

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Lea Michele and Harvey Fierstein Head Cast of Hollywood Bowl’s Immersive The Little Mermaid by Andrew Gans

The Little Mermaid—An Immersive Live-to-Film Concert Experience also features Ken Page, Peter Gallagher, and more.

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25 Days of Tonys: Torch Song’s Harvey Fierstein and Richie Jackson by Ruthie Fierberg

Why producer Jackson needed to bring Torch Song back to Broadway—and why Fierstein let him.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Weinstein Company (As In Harvey) Files For Bankruptcy Liquidation by Artsjournal1

“In a bankruptcy filing on Tuesday, lawyers for the studio … said it was burning through what little cash it had left. … The Weinstein Company has been negotiating for more than a year…

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BWW Review: ORPHEUS DESCENDING, Menier Chocolate Factory by Cindy Marcolina

Theatr Clwyd's latest co-production with the Menier Chocolate Factory takes on Tennessee Williams' Orpheus Descending. Last seen in London at the Donmar Warehouse in 2000 starring Helen Mirr…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

A Harvard Dean Is Working On Harvey Weinstein’s Defense. Students Protested. Harvard Removes Dean by Artsjournal

Conor Friedersdorf writes that Harvard’s actions go against the principle that everyone deserves a defense. “Educational institutions ought to teach young adults this justice-enhancing l…

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The Magic Flute review at Theatre Royal, Glasgow – ‘a sparkling steampunk staging’ by Thom Dibdin

Music hall informs the tone of Scottish Opera’s 2012 production of The Magic Flute. Thomas Allen’s production, using Kit Hesketh-Harvey’s English translation,

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🍸 Little Women by Theater With A Twist

Primary Stages at Cherry Lane Theater, 38 Commerce St. Cast includes: Kate Hamill, Paola Sanchez Abreu, Michael Crane, Ellen Harvey, John Lenartz, Kristolyn Lloyd, Nate

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Hadestown Leads Winners of 2019 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Winners are here for the 69th annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on, off- and off-off-Broadway in the 2018-2019 season. Leading the slate of winners is Hadestown…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think of AMOUR at Charing Cross? by Review Roundups

Amour runs at Charing Cross Theatre from Thursday 2 May - Saturday 20 July. Gary Tushaw plays Dusoleil and Anna O'Byrne plays Isabelle. Alasdair Harvey plays the Prosecutor, Isabelle's contr…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

REVIEW: Boom Bang-A-Bang, Above The Stag ✭✭✭✭✭ by Julian Eaves

By Julian Eaves Julian Eaves reviews Jonathan Harvey's comedy Boom Bang-A-Bang now playing at Above The Stag Theatre in Vauxhall. This post REVIEW: Boom Bang-A-Bang, Above The Stag ✭✭✭…

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Boom Bang-a-Bang review at Above the Stag, London – ‘spirited revival of Jonathan Harvey’s play’ by Paul Vale

Jonathan Harvey’s plays have frequently graced the stage at Above the Stag. The new venue opened with a production of his play

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WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Harvey Fierstein and Richie Jackson by BroadwayWorld TV

The Tony Awards are like Christmas in June for theatre lovers, and that makes this year's nominees the reason for the season. This year's Tony nominees transported us with the magic of theat…

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

The Band's Visit Wins Daytime Emmy Award for Today Show Performance by Andy Lefkowitz

The Band's Visit is still racking up awards. The original cast of the Tony-winning hit won a Daytime Emmy Award on May 3 for their live musical presentation on NBC's Today. The performance,…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

“All About Eve”: Review by Howard Fishman by Blouin Artinfo

Gillian Anderson’s haunted, drawn face is the mesmerizing center of Ivo van Hove’s staging of “All About Eve,” a production currently blazing in London’s West End (at the Noel Cowa…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Ellen Harvey & John Lenartz to Join Kristolyn Lloyd in Little Women at Primary Stages by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veterans Ellen Harvey and John Lenartz have joined the cast of Kate Hamill's new theatrical version of Little Women, set to debut at off-Broadway's Cherry Lane Theatre next m…

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Who’ll Play The Polonium? New Opera Coming About Death Of Alexander Litvinenko by Artsjournal1

The Life & Death of Alexander Litvinenko, a work about the poisoning of the former FSB agent and dissident Russian emigré in London in 2008, with music by Anthony Bolton and text by Kit…

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Go Inside the Star-Studded Portrait Booth at The Actors Fund Gala Honoring Harvey Fierstein, John Gore, Matthew D. Loeb and Rita Moreno by Broadway.com

The Actors Fund Gala was held on April 29 at the New York Marriott Marquis and toasted some of the biggest names in the theater industry. Hosted by Michael Urie, the annual event presented t…

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Photos: 2019 Actor’s Fund Gala by Jk Clarke

        The 2019 Actor’s Fund Gala took place Monday evening at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square, honoring The Actors Fund will celebrate Tony Award-winning playwright and actor Ha…

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Photo Coverage: Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, and More Honored at the 2019 Actors Fund Gala by Walter McBride

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, held their Annual Gala on Monday, April 29, 2019.

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, More Honored at 2019 Actors Fund Gala April 29 by Andrew Gans

The gala for the national human services organization will be held at the New York Marriott Marquis.

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Sunday, April 28, 2019

Harvey Weinstein’s Trial Is Postponed Until September by Artsjournal2

Media were removed from the courtroom for a while during Friday’s proceedings as well. Why? “Prosecutors want to call additional women with similar allegations to help establish a patter…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Beth Leavel, Amber Gray, Rebecca Naomi Jones, and More Set For The Actors Fund's 2019 Gala by BroadwayWorld

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, announced today their lineup of performers to pay special tribute to this year's …

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Michael Urie Will Host 2019 Actors Fund Gala Honoring Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, More by Andrew Gans

Performers will include Amber Gray, Beth Leavel, Michael Potts, Damon Daunno, Rebecca Naomi Jones, and Sarah Stiles.

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