Thursday, September 12, 2019

Why Songwriter Adam Gwon Jumped at the Chance to Musicalize Macbeth Set In a ’70s Fast Food Joint by Mark Peikert

Based on the cult classic Scotland, PA, Gwon’s adaptation hits Roundabout Off-Broadway starring Ryan McCarten and Taylor Iman Jones.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

‘Charming, witty & high-energy’: MACBETH THE MUSICAL – White Bear Theatre by Shanine Salmon

Hands up if you’ve seen MacBeth. Now keep your hands up if it was a musical version. Now keep them up if it was a musical performed by (what I assume for legal reasons aren’t actually) m…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

What Are TBA Staff Up To?

by Theatre Bay Area  When they're not managing programs, editing web content, or coordinating with members, our Theatre Bay Area staff can often be found pursuing various creative and prof…

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

‘It’s very easy to see all sorts of contemporary parallels’: Director Paul Miller on Macbeth at Chichester Festival Theatre by Anne Cox

Chichester Festival Theatre’s production of Shakespeare’s famous tragedy Macbeth, led by John Simm and Dervla Kirwan as the corrupted couple, marks a homecoming for director Paul Miller.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

Review: Macbeth, Temple Church by Blue Huseyin

Review: Macbeth, Temple Church 3.0stars The decision to stage Macbeth in a church is deliberate and powerful. The stage rises up in a long aisle between the facing pews. The audience are tra…

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Friday, August 30, 2019

‘A show not to be missed’: MACBETH – Temple Church ★★★★ by Luca Molinari

Performed on a vast traverse stage running directly through the middle of the stunning church venue, Antic Disposition’s new production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy Macbeth transform…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Macbeth by Lara Altunian

The post Macbeth appeared first on STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

‘Delightfully dark & inspired’: MACBETH – Temple Church ★★★★ by Kirsty Herrington

There have been numerous performances of Macbeth over the years, but what sets this production apart from more recent plays, as well as the beautiful venue, is the innovative ideas from the …

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Macbeth review at Temple Church, London – ‘elegant and controlled’ by Julia Rank

While the medieval Temple Church is associated with Magna Carta and filled with effigies of Knights Templar, it is the domestic elements

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Monday, August 26, 2019

‘Chilling & atmospheric’: MACBETH – Temple Church ★★★★ by Fairy Powered Productions

This chilling and atmospheric production of Macbeth from Antic Disposition proves that with a stellar cast, inspired design and an intuitive understanding of Shakespeare’s text, you don’…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Macbeth review at C South, Edinburgh – ‘an extraordinary physical performance’ by Natasha Tripney

Korean company Cho-in Theatre has condensed Macbeth to an intense hour of solo theatre performed by a female and male actor, Lee

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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Something Wicked This Way Comes: New City’s Macbeth by Bill Hirschman

By Bill Hirschman The ominous omens in New City Players’ energetic and passionate Macbeth actually portend promising things for South Florida theater. The rarely spoken of deficiency in of…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Today on Broadway: Friday, August 16, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Casting Announced for “The Inheritance,” “Once on this Island” Tour, CSC’s “Macbeth,” Broadway Week Details Announced! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday…

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Jay Armstrong Johnson, Taylor Iman Jones & More Prepare for the World Premiere Musical Scotland, PA by Caitlin Moynihan

The cult 2001 film Scotland, PA is getting the musical treatment and the cast and creative team got together on August 14 to celebrate ahead of their October 23 opening night. With an origin…

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Mary Beth Peil & More to Join Corey Stoll & Nadia Bowers in Macbeth at Classic Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Classic Stage Company's upcoming revival of Shakespeare's iconic tragedy Macbeth. The previously announced production, directed by CSC Artistic Director John Doyle, i…

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Mary Beth Peil and More Complete Cast of CSC's MACBETH

Classic Stage Company announces the full cast of the company's upcoming staging of William Shakespeare's Macbeth, directed by John Doyle.

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Mary Beth Peil and More Join Cast of CSC's Macbeth Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Tony nominee joins the previously announced Corey Stoll and Nadia Bowers in the John Doyle-helmed staging.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Real-Life Husband & Wife Corey Stoll & Nadia Bowers to Co-Star in Macbeth at Classic Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's Classic Stage has announced theater veterans Corey Stoll and Nadia Bowers as headliners of the company's upcoming staging of Shakespeare's Macbeth. Stoll and Bowers, who are m…

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Corey Stoll and Nadia Bowers to Star in CSC’s Macbeth by Olivia Clement

The real-life couple will play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth in the John Doyle-helmed production Off-Broadway.

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Friday, August 2, 2019


By Bob Shuman Historians, looking back at contemporary American theatre, will have to evaluate whether our stages were reflections of society or partisan distortions. Were our artists “liv…

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Drunk Shakespeare stumbles into Chicago by Kerry Reid

Macbeth> gets a boozy but hilarious makeover in this exhilarating show. The moral implications of Drunk Shakespeare, in which a performer gets deliberately p…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

DRIVING MISS DAISY, MACBETH, and More Coming to BroadwayHD in August

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, has announced its roster of shows coming in August.

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Monday, July 29, 2019

James McAvoy to Headline New West End Staging of Cyrano de Bergerac by Andy Lefkowitz

James McAvoy is returning to the West End in a plum role. The Golden Globe- and Olivier-nominated actor will portray the title character in a new mounting of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Berge…

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James McAvoy to Headline New West End Staging of Cyrano de Bergerac by Andy Lefkowitz

James McAvoy is returning to the West End in a plum role. The Golden Globe- and Olivier-nominated actor will portray the title character in a new mounting of Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Berge…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

How LadyM, begun as a look at Macbeth’s witches, became a menstruation comedy by Julian Oquendo

Rachel Hynes is excited. She is a few hours away from the Friday night performance of LadyM, a devised production based on interviews with D.C. women on their experiences with menstruation. …

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The Rest Will Be Familiar to You from Cinema review – flesh-and-blood take on the Oedipus curse

Avignon festivalMartin Crimp’s version of Euripides’ Phoenician Women is sly and violent, while its sphinx’s riddles read like exam questions from hell He might recently have been haun…

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Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoots Macbeth by Sandra Mardenfeld

Sometimes the plot in Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoots Macbeth by Tom Stoppard, first produced in 1979, runs too close to home. But some background first:In Dogg's Hamlet, practically everyone speaks…

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Dogg’s Hamlet, Cahoot’s Macbeth by Darryl Reilly

Dedicated to “creating socially and politically acute theatre for the 21st century” the PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project) for their 33rd season offers this exuberant revival of Tom Stopp…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth by Wendy Caster

Tom Stoppard's Dogg's Hamlet, Cahoot's Macbeth plays with language and slapstick, presents fascinating mini-versions of two of Shakespeare's masterpieces, vividly depicts the importance of …

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Review: ‘Macbeth’ in SF gets stunning update, with mixed results by Sam Hurwitt, Correspondent

African-American Shakespeare Company presents Migdalia Cruz's adaptation of classic 'Macbeth,' set in a homeless camp.

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