Monday, June 24, 2024

Kathleen Marshall to Direct My Best Friend's Wedding Musical World Premiere by Darryn King

Three-time Tony Award winner Kathleen Marshall will direct the world premiere of the My Best Friend's Wedding musical. The new musical adaptation of the Julia Roberts-led 1997 romantic come…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM
Sunday, June 23, 2024

The week in theatre: Much Ado About Nothing; Kiss Me, Kate – review by Susannah Clapp

Shakespeare’s Globe; Barbican, London The possibility of pleasure is everywhere in Sean Holmes’s summer crowd-pleaser, while Adrian Dunbar tackles his first musical role in Cole Porter�…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:18AM
Thursday, June 20, 2024

Kiss Me, Kate, Barbican review - an entertaining, high-octane Cole Porter revival by Helen Hawkins

'Brush Up Your Shakespeare' brings the house down in a strongly cast lineup Lincoln Center’s Bartlett Sher is back in town to direct the Barbican’s latest summer blockbuster, Cole Porter…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 04:54AM
Wednesday, June 19, 2024

The cast of Kiss, Me Kate perform Too Darn Hot by Official London Theatre

Watch the incredible cast of Kiss Me, Kate perform Too Darn Hot! With backstage shenanigans, Shakespearean sonnets and singing gangsters – not to mention a romance that’s just too darn …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:50AM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Kiss Me, Kate review – glorious music, falderol frivolity and Adrian Dunbar by David Jays

Barbican, London Cole Porter’s musical variation on The Taming of the Shrew gets an exhilarating revival, even if the Line of Duty star’s singing is less than sensational Cole…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:32PM

Kiss Me, Kate review: A supremely silly evening of summer escapism by Tim Bano

‘Line of Duty’ star Adrian Dunbar teams up with Broadway legend Stephanie J Block for another perfectly pitched Cole Porter revival at the Barbican

SOURCE: The Independent at 05:12PM

Charlie Stemp and Georgina Onuorah test how in sync they are | Kiss Me, Kate by Official London Theatre

Cole Porter’s hit musical starring the multi-award-winning Adrian Dunbar (Ridley, Line of Duty) and Broadway musical superstar and Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block (Into The Woods, 9 t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:26PM

Video: The Cast of KISS ME, KATE in London Perform 'Too Darn Hot'

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar are currently starring in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  In this all new video, watch a clip from 'Too Da…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:06AM

Stephanie J. Block Stars in London Kiss Me, Kate Revival, Opening June 18 by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36AM
Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Photos: First Look at Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar in KISS, ME KATE

Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar star in Kiss Me, Kate at London's Barbican Centre, running through 14 September.  Check out photos of the cast in action here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:24PM

See Stephanie J. Block 'Hate Men' in New Production Shots From London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM
Saturday, June 8, 2024

KISS ME KATE's Sarah Meahl Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Last night's opening night of Kiss Me, Kate at Studio 54 was too darn hot, and we got a sneak peek at all of the behind-the-scenes shenanigans thanks to cast me…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:42PM

They Open on Broadway! Kelli O'Hara, Will Chase & More Celebrate Opening Night of KISS ME, KATE! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: They open in Venice on Broadway! It was all wunderbar last night at Studio 54, as Kelli O'Hara, Will Chase, and the company of Roundabout's latest musical, Kiss…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:42PM
Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Is it Taylor Swift or Shakespeare? | Charlie Stemp & Georgina Onuorah by Official London Theatre

Charlie Stemp and Georgina Onuorah brush up their Shakespeare and guess if these are Taylor Swift lyrics or quotes from Shakespeare’s The Taming Of The Shrew 🎭 Charlie & Georgina are s…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:07AM

Stephanie J. Block Stars in London Kiss Me, Kate Revival Beginning June 4 by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Sunday, June 2, 2024

Summer in the West End: James Corden Returns, Stephanie J. Block Leads ‘Kiss Me, Kate,’ and ‘Mean Girls’ Crosses the Pond by Belaid S

In June, while New York gets swept up in Tony Awards fever, the London stage is as bustling as ever.

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 07:33AM
Friday, May 31, 2024

Video: Inside The Sitzprobe for the West End Revival of KISS ME, KATE

Go inside the sitzprobe for the upcoming West End revival of Cole Poter's KISS ME, KATE starring Olivier nominee Charlie Stemp (Crazy For Yoanu, Mary Poppins) and rising star Georgina Onuora…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:54PM

June on the London Stage: James Corden Returns, Stephanie J. Block Leads Kiss Me, Kate and Mean Girls Crosses the Pond by Matt Wolf

In June, New York may be in thrall to the Tonys, but life on the London stage continues apace. The month ahead promises a broad array of musicals, from a pocket-sized hit of the Edinburgh Fe…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM

Kiss Me, Kate Sitzprobe | London 2024 by Official London Theatre

To be or not to be…in love. That’s the question in the star-packed, sizzling new production of Cole Porter‘s legendary musical comedy Kiss Me, Kate. With backstage shenanigans, Shakes…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:35AM
Friday, May 17, 2024

Bartlett Sher Will Direct Upcoming LA LA LAND Musical Workshop

Director Bartlett Sher is currently in the UK working on his revival of 'Kiss Me, Kate.' In an interview with WhatsOnStage, Sher shared news about another project – the stage adaptation of…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:02PM
Friday, April 19, 2024

Jennifer Holliday, Norbert Leo Butz, Donna Murphy and More Will Perform Follies in Concert at Carnegie Hall by Darryn King

A huge, all-star cast will perform the Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical Follies for one night only at Carnegie Hall. The concert, part of Transport Group’s Anne L. Bernstein Concert …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Monday, April 15, 2024

Nicole Scherzinger wins Best Actress in a Musical for Sunset Boulevard | Olivier Awards 2024 by Official London Theatre

Nicole Scherzinger accepts the award for Best Actress in a Musical for Sunset Boulevard. The award for Best Actress in a Musical presented by Kiss Me, Kate co-stars Adrian Lester and Georgi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:09AM
Wednesday, April 10, 2024

See Who's Joining Stephanie J. Block in London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Bartlett Sher is directing the new revival of the Cole Porter musical at the Barbican Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Saturday, April 6, 2024

Video: See Stephanie J. Block as Lilli Vanessi in a Photoshoot for KISS ME, KATE at Barbican Centre

In the video here, watch Stephanie J. Block strike a pose as Lilli Vanessi in a photoshoot for Barbican Theatre's Kiss Me Kate!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:02PM
Saturday, March 16, 2024

Video: Watch Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar in New KISS ME, KATE Trailer

Watch a trailer for Kiss Me Kate, starring Stephanie J. Block, Adrian Dunbar, and more, coming to the Barbican Centre in London this summer!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM
Friday, March 15, 2024

Kiss Me, Kate | 2024 London Trailer by Official London Theatre

Cole Porter’s hit musical starring the multi-award-winning Adrian Dunbar (Ridley, Line of Duty) and Broadway musical superstar and Tony Award winner Stephanie J. Block (Into The Woods, 9 t…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:46AM
Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Charlie Stemp, Georgina Onuorah Join Upcoming London Kiss Me, Kate by Logan Culwell-Block

Tony winner Stephanie J. Block and Adrian Dunbar will lead the cast of the West End revival, playing the Barbican.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Hannah Waddingham Will Return as Host of 2024 Olivier Awards by Darryn King

Three-time Olivier Award nominee and Emmy Award winner Hannah Waddingham will return as host of the 2024 Olivier Awards, emceeing the event for the second year in a row. This year's ceremony…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

Hannah Waddingham Will Return as Host for 2024 Olivier Awards by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

Waddingham is a three-time Olivier nominee for her work in Spamalot, A Little Night Music, and Kiss Me, Kate.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:42PM
Thursday, January 18, 2024

Today on Broadway: Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

‘Stereophonic’ Confirms Broadway Plans, ‘SUFFS’ and ‘Lempicka’ Announce Casts, SJB to Lead London ‘Kiss Me, Kate’ “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, p…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

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