Thursday, September 29, 2022

Manon, Queensland Ballet, QPAC, September 29, 2022 by Deborah

Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon premiered in 1974, not quite a decade after his Romeo and Juliet, and in some ways is the earlier ballet’s dark twin. Each has as its heart young lovers in a…

SOURCE: deborahjones.me at 01:14AM
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Two River Theater Company and NAATCO to Stage Hansol Jung's Translation of Romeo and Juliet in 2023 by Leah Putnam

Play On Shakespeare has announced its upcoming 2022-2023 season of podcasts and fully-staged productions.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:07AM
Monday, September 26, 2022

ROMEO AND JULIET (OJ Productions): 2022 Fringe review by Kathryn Osenlund

It’s a tragedy that more audiences will not have a chance to enjoy the production. The post ROMEO AND JULIET (OJ Productions): 2022 Fringe review appeared first on phindie.

SOURCE: phindie.com at 12:24PM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Love and Death in Paris, With an Assist From Star-Crossed Verona by Roslyn Sulcas

Benjamin Millepied’s L.A. Dance Project presents a “Romeo and Juliet” with same-sex lovers. And at Paris Opera Ballet, Alan Lucien Oyen goes Bauschian.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 04:26PM

Watch Kaitlyn Dever Plot to Split Up Romeo and Juliet in the Trailer for Hulu's Teen Rom-Com Rosaline by Talaura Harms

The film, premiering on the streamer in October, also stars Minnie Driver as Nurse.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:19PM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Mama, just killed a samurai! How Japan used Queen to liven up Romeo and Juliet by Arifa Akbar

How do you give the star-cross’d lovers a lift? Drop them in 12th-century Japan and add a classic Queen album. As it opens in Britain, A Night at the Kabuki sends shivers down our writer…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:37PM
Friday, September 2, 2022

Meg Writes A Reference Letter | Official Trailer | [email protected] by Stratford Festival

Meg needs a reference letter for a program she's applying to. Meg's boss agrees to give her one but asks Meg to write it herself and then she'll sign off on it. Oh, and lets Meg know the tal…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:49AM
Friday, August 26, 2022

When You Walk Over My Grave review – metatheatrical musings on mortality by Mark Fisher

Church Hill theatre, EdinburghSergio Blanco’s bad-taste drama uses deadpan humour and a tapestry of cultural allusions to probe our fixation with death In Mary Shelley’s novel, Victor Fr…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:12PM

Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2022 Edition - A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays by Raven Snook

A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays --- Broadway marks its one-year anniversary of reopening with an exciting and diverse slate of fall productions. There are starry play revivals (Sam…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, August 12, 2022

Kent State, Céspedes join forces for exceptional ‘West Side Story’ at Porthouse by Alan Smason

By ROY BERKO In the fall of 1957, I had a mind-blowing experience. I saw the newly opened Broadway production of West Side Story. At the time, all I knew about the show was that it was bas…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 09:38PM
Monday, August 8, 2022

Acting Company's The Three Musketeers and Romeo and Juliet Announce Casting

The alternating productions will launch in New York City before touring to 16 states.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:48AM
Friday, August 5, 2022
Thursday, August 4, 2022

Mulligan Official Trailer | Short Film | [email protected] by Stratford Festival

Mother, Rose and Daughter, Margaret are about to play their last golf game of the season. Rose is determined to be at her daughter but when a mystical child caddy appears the duo's day gets …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM

PETER PAN, THE SOUND OF MUSIC, ROMEO AND JULIET & More to be Featured in BroadwayHD's Back-to-School Collection

Whether a Broadway freshman or seasoned senior, BroadwayHD viewers can get schooled in theatre classics like The Sound of Music and Romeo and Juliet, to more advanced theatre titles like The…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:01PM
Monday, August 1, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ presented by The Bard’s Wagon Players by Andrew White

The summer of 2022 has been a time to reconnect with live theatre, and especially live, community theatre. This year, The Bard’s Wagon Players returned to Reisterstown and Catonsville with…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 09:43PM
Monday, July 25, 2022

Romeo and Juliet review – a fierce and physical attraction by Mark Fisher

Grosvenor Park Open Air theatre, ChesterThe friskiness of title characters Samuel Awoyo and Joëlle Brabban is matched by the punchy assurance of their delivery Juliet is on her balcony in a…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:18AM
Wednesday, July 20, 2022

Take a Look at Romeo and Juliet at Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival by Michael Wiltbank

The production launches the Shakespeare Festival's 2022 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM
Friday, July 15, 2022

ROMEO AND JULIET | Christine Shevchenko and Calvin Royal III by American Ballet Theatre

Don't miss the final few performances of ABT's Summer Season! Experience ROMEO AND JULIET on stage at the Metropolitan Opera House through Saturday, July 16 💔 🎥: #ABTPrincipal Dancers…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:56PM

ROMEO AND JULIET | Cassandra Trenary and Herman Cornejo by American Ballet Theatre

Don't miss the final few performances of ABT's Summer Season! Experience ROMEO AND JULIET on stage at the Metropolitan Opera House through Saturday, July 16 💔 🎥: #ABTPrincipal Dancers…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:47PM
Friday, July 8, 2022

PAUL SCOFIELD: AN ACTOR FOR ALL SEASONS by Ron Fassler

Paul Scofield as Sir Thomas More in the film of “A Man for All Seasons” (1966).The title of Garry O’Connor’s 2002 biography Paul Scofield: An Actor for All Seasons seemed an appropr…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 09:23AM
Friday, July 1, 2022

ROMEO AND TYBALT | ABT's Summer Season ⚔️ by American Ballet Theatre

Romeo and Tybalt return to the Metropolitan Opera House for the final week of #ABTMet22 ⚔️ Don’t miss ROMEO AND JULIET this July 11 – 16, choreographed by Kenneth MacMillan. Get y…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:01PM
Wednesday, June 29, 2022

VIDEO: James Corden Teaches Ex-Footballers Shakespeare on THE LATE LATE SHOW

James Corden headed to London's iconic Shakespeare's Globe to direct a production of the Bard's 'Romeo and Juliet' featuring Ex-England football stars Neil 'Razor' Ruddock, Paul Merson, Carl…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:58AM

James Corden Directs Ex-England Football Stars At Shakespeare's Globe - #LateLateLondon by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James heads to London's iconic Shakespeare's Globe to direct a production of the Bard's "Romeo and Juliet" with Ex-England football stars: Neil "Razor" Ruddock, Paul Merson, Carlton Palmer, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:35AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘Shakespeare in Love’ at Keegan Theatre by Charlotte Selton

With four centuries passed, it seems likely there will be new versions of “Romeo And Juliet” for at least several centuries more. One example, “Shakespeare in Love,” imagines a Willi…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 07:51PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II & Corey Hawkins to Star in Suzan Lori-Parks' Topdog/Underdog on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Suzan Lori-Parks' Pulitzer Prize-winning Topdog/Underdog is returning to Broadway this fall for a 20th anniversary production. Tony winner Kenny Leon will direct the play, which will featu…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:33PM
Friday, June 10, 2022

Starcrossed review – gay romance riff on Romeo and Juliet is a giddy delight by Miriam Gillinson

Wilton’s Musical Hall, LondonRachel Garnet’s reframing ditches Shakespeare’s lovers for a smitten Tybalt and Mercutio. Can this winning couple alter their fate? Romeo is in a terrible …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:18AM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

On the Couch with Shiv Palekar

The post On the Couch with Shiv Palekar appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 06:59AM

Tony! (The Tony Blair Rock Opera) review – Harry Hill puts the party into politics by Ryan Gilbey

Park theatre, LondonCo-written by Hill and Steve Brown, this is a messy jamboree-bag of songs and silliness that pokes enjoyable fun at the messianic ex-PM Harry Hill and Steve Brown’s X F…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24AM

Heidi Schreck Leads What the Constitution Means to Me Benefit Reading June 9 by Leah Putnam

The reading benefits National Network of Abortion Funds.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:14AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts Sets World Premiere of Pat Benatar Jukebox Musical Invincible by Raven Brunner

The musical is a reimagining of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:07PM

Odds & Ends: Billy Porter & Luke Evans to Play Husbands in Film Our Son by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Billy Porter & Luke Evans to Star in Our Son Film Billy Porter and Luke Evans will play husbands in the upcoming drama Our Son, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:24PM

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