Thursday, June 30, 2022

Mukha Mugam Returns to the Stage with “The View From Above,” A Macbeth-Inspired Political Satire by Praveen Sudevan

For most of the last two years, Bengaluru-based actor and playwright Spatica Ramanujam was feeling restricted due to the inability to mount a new play. This feeling, of course, was near-univ…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 12:55PM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

What's It Like Being Nonbinary on Broadway? - Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry by Jen Gushue

Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry --- When I set out to write about nonbinary and gender-nonconforming theatre performers, I wasn't sure where…

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Broadway Recession: Daniel Craig’s “Macbeth” Had a Tough Week, “Paradise” Lost, “Loop” Not So Strange by Roger Friedman

Last week was tough on Broadway, even for big stars. “Macbeth” starring Daniel Craig only filled 83% of the Longacre Theater in

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Friday, June 17, 2022

Macbeth at The Walking Shadow Players - Performances June 3, 2022 to July 2, 2022

Three Penny Theatre. The Walking Shadow Players. Sacramento, CA. 1494586. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

Macbeth at Cue Zero Theatre Company - Performances June 17, 2022 to June 19, 2022

Derry Opera House. Cue Zero Theatre Company. Derry, NH. 1494783. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

THE SCOTTISH PLAY by Ron Fassler

On this day twenty-two years ago, a new production of Shakespeare’s Macbeth opened at the Music Box Theatre. Directed by former director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Terry Hands, it w…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 03:27PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Will Return to Broadway This Fall with Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Corey Hawkins

SUZAN-LORI PARKS’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, TOPDOG/UNDERDOG, will return to Broadway this Fall in a 20th Anniversary Production, directed by Tony Award-winner KENNY LEON and star…

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Suzan-Lori Parks’ TOPDOG/UNDERDOG Returns to Broadway Starring Yahya Abdul-Mateen II & Corey Hawkins by Broadway Black

Suzan-Lori Parks Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece, TOPDOG/UNDERDOG, will return to Broadway this Fall in a 20th Anniversary Production, directed by Tony Award-winner Kenny Leon and starrin…

SOURCE: BroadwayBlack at 04:20PM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Deirdre O'Connell Wins First Tony Award for Dana H.: 'Make Weird Art' by Lindsey Sullivan

Deirdre O’Connell earned her first the Tony Award for her performance in Dana H.; she won in the category of Best Leading Actress in a Play. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards c…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Deirdre O'Connell Wins First Tony Award for Dana H. by Lindsey Sullivan

Deirdre O’Connell earned her first the Tony Award for her performance in Dana H.; she won in the category of Best Leading Actress in a Play. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards c…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33PM

Tony Award Winners 2022: Live Updates - Who's taking home prizes by Raven Snook

A constantly updated list of winners --- Time to celebrate Broadway's return season! Produced by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, the 75th annual Tony Awards take place at …

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Tony Award Winners 2022: 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'Company' Dominate - Who took home prizes by Raven Snook

Who took home prizes --- The Lehman Trilogy and Company were the big winners at the 75th annual Tony Awards, which took place at Radio City Music Hall. The Lehman Trilogy won five prizes, in…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, June 11, 2022

Macbeth by Automatic Episode Import

The highly-anticipated production of MACBETH on Broadway, starring DANIEL CRAIG in his return to Broadway as Macbeth and RUTH NEGGA’s Broadway debut as Lady Macbeth, opened on Broadway a…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 11:02PM
Friday, June 10, 2022

AND THE WINNER IS… by Ron Fassler

Jaquel Spivey, John-Michael Lyles and James Jackson, Jr. at the first Broadway preview curtain call for “A Strange Loop” (Photo: Jeenah Moon for The New York Times).I’ve been handicap…

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Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Drama Desk Award Winners 2022: Spreading the Love Around - 'Clyde's,' 'Company' and 'SIX' win four awards each by Raven Snook

Clyde's, Company and SIX win four awards each --- Talk about spreading the love! No one production dominated the 2022 Drama Desk Awards, which honor shows on Broadway and beyond in NYC. The …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Ruth Negga Thinks Lady Macbeth Is Misunderstood by Salamishah Tillet

The actress, nominated for a Tony Award for her magnetic performance in “Macbeth,” is drawn to female characters who challenge the status quo.

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Thursday, June 2, 2022

Macbeth by Elyse Trevers

by Joan Marcus There’s something to be said for star power filling theater seats. Despite some tepid reviews for the latest version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, the Longacre Theatre was fil…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 02:16PM
Friday, May 27, 2022

12 Outdoor Shows & Performance Festivals in NYC This Summer, Most Are Free! - How to get tickets to Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of by Raven Snook

How to get tickets to The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of Harlem and other alfresco performances Outdoor theatre has long been a rite of summer in New York Cit…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Memorial Day Weekend May 27-30 - See 'Keeping Company with Sondheim,' National Memorial Day Concert, an Al by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Memorial Day weekend, Friday, May 27 to Monday, Ma…

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Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Schools don’t need to bin Shakespeare – but it’s time for us to teach him differently | Nadeine Asbali by Nadeine Asbali

Decolonising the curriculum doesn’t mean losing traditional texts, but studying the power imbalances my pupils already experience Apparently Shakespeare is the latest victim of the culture…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:33PM
Friday, May 20, 2022

Which Broadway Costumes Do You Wish You Owned? - All the costumes we covet by Christina Trivigno & Joey Haws

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: The Broadway costumes that wow us and the ones we want to take home! Clothes may make the m…

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Thursday, May 19, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 20-22 - Shakespeare in the Park's 'Merry Wives, MCC Theater's 'Miscast, Red Bull Theater's 'Ma by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 20 to Sunday, May 22, for fre…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Macbeth by Barry Gordin

Five Reasons Why We Have Questions About Macbeth By: Iris Wiener May 22, 2022: Sam Gold certainly takes a unique spin on Shakespeare, though sometimes his forays into originality demons…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:05AM
Saturday, May 14, 2022

Celebrating Even Making it to Awards Season by Jan Simpson

It may seem strange for a theater lover—and hip-hop know-nothing—like me to be quoting the rapper Drake but his self-congratulatory lyrics “Started from the bottom, now we're here” s…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 02:36PM

Macbeth **, Mr. Saturday Night **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward Mary 16, 2022: You know you’re in trouble at a production of Macbeth when the three witches look like they’re about to start a cooking class at a suburban shopping m…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:57AM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Broadway Guide: What to Know About Tickets, Shows and Covid Protocols by Laura Collins-Hughes

From new shows like “Macbeth” and “A Strange Loop” to long-running Tony Award winners, a rundown of everything you need to know.

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Don’t despair Daniel Craig: ‘Macbeth’ is cursed by the Tony Awards by Susan King

A post-James Bond Daniel Craig and Oscar-nominee Ruth Negga currently are shaking things up on Broadway in the latest revival of “Macbeth,” Shakespeare’s tragedy of mayhem, power, murd…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 11:00AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 05/07/22 by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Red carpet roundup! T…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:24AM

Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM