Monday, January 30, 2023

What can Australians expect from the new musical &Juliet? by James Kennedy

Australian audiences can expect a fresh and exciting take on the classic story of Romeo and Juliet when &Juliet the

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 03:00PM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

All the (open) world’s a stage: how the video game Fallout became a backdrop for live Shakespeare shows by Alysia Judge

Free to roam through the post-apocalyptic game, one intrepid group has taken to performing the Bard. They have found an intent new audience, as well as the odd mutant scorpion One crisp spri…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:06AM
Friday, January 20, 2023

REVIEW: & Juliet by JK

Review of the Sunday evening performance on January 15, 2023 at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre in New York City. Starring Lorna Courtney, Paulo Szot, Betsy Wolfe, Stark Sands, Matt Raffy, Mela…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:06AM

15 Dance Performances to See This Winter in NYC - Catch New York City Ballet, thrilling companies at the Joyce and more by Susan Reiter

Catch New York City Ballet, thrilling companies at the Joyce and more --- Kick off 2023 with world-class dance performances from across the globe, whether you love classical ballet or more e…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Review: Romeo and Juliet Leap to 1960s Hong Kong by Gia Kourlas

Septime Webre’s rendition of the tragic tale for Hong Kong Ballet this weekend at New York City Center had a striking look, but its dancing lacked vulnerability.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 01:33PM
Thursday, January 12, 2023

Ayrton Bora and NandoBeam S6 Tell a ‘West Side Story’ by Michael Eddy

Staged for the first time at the Cagliari Lyric Theatre in Sardinia, Arthur Laurents’ two-act stage musical West Side Story, with music by Leonard Bernstein and loosely based on William Sh…

SOURCE: PLSN at 02:07PM
Tuesday, January 3, 2023

‘ROMEO AND JULIET’ ACTORS SUE PARAMOUNT FOR CHILD ABUSE IN 1968 FILM by Robert Shuman

(Benjamin Lee’s article appeared in the Guardian, 1/1/23; via the Drudge Report; Photo: Franco Zeffirelli directing Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting in Romeo and Juliet. Photograph: REX S…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 05:37PM

ROMEO & JULIET Stars Sue Paramount For Child Abuse Over Nude Scene

Olivia Hussey and Leonard Whiting, who starred in the 1968 film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, are suing Paramount for child abuse over the film's bedroom scene, in which they claim to have…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:01PM
Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Four Romeos and four Juliets at The Australian Ballet, October and December 2022 by Deborah

The return of John Cranko’s Romeo and Juliet to The Australian Ballet after nearly 20 years is a reminder of how few narrative ballets surpass it for range and complexity. Cranko’s ver…

SOURCE: deborahjones.me at 10:50PM
Friday, December 9, 2022

The Cast of A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET play Red Flags | Part Two | Two River Theater by Two River Theater

The cast of A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET send their characters on blind dates... will they find a match or misery? A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET is onstage Dec 2 – 11 /…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:06PM
Thursday, December 8, 2022

Bell Shakespeare presents The Neilson Nutshell by Aussie Theatre

Bell Shakespeare has today announced further cast members for its upcoming production of Romeo and Juliet, the first full production to be presented

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 07:13AM
Wednesday, December 7, 2022

The reprise of Rome & Jewels marks 30 years for Puremovement by Eileen B. Fisher

The award-winning take on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet from Rennie Harris returns to Philly this weekend. Eileen B. Fisher previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 04:55PM
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Ruination review – you’ll laugh and cry at this ‘Christmas show’ Medea by Lyndsey Winship

Linbury theatre, Royal Opera House, LondonBen Duke brings fresh life to the classics again with deft movement between tragedy and comedy Is entering the afterlife like being stuck in a telep…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:06AM
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The Cast of A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET Play RED FLAGS | Part One | Two River Theater by Two River Theater

The cast of A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET send their characters on blind dates... will they find a match or misery? A LITTLE SHAKESPEARE: ROMEO AND JULIET is onstage Dec 2 – 11 /…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:08PM

Does Broadway Need Another ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Musical? Pat Benatar Says Yes by Adam Nagourney

After competing ideas and a cease-and-desist order, “Invincible — The Musical” arrives onstage. Just don’t call it a jukebox musical.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 01:06PM
Tuesday, November 29, 2022

This “& Juliet” Is No Tale of Woe by Philip

You need not be closely familiar with William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” or with his personal life to enjoy “& Juliet.” References to both are deployed liberally througho…

SOURCE: sceneonstage.com at 06:23PM
Sunday, November 27, 2022

Broadway’s ‘& Juliet’ pops with a cheeky supply of snap and crackle by Peter Marks

"& Juliet" is a new Broadway musical, with Max Martin's songs and a cheeky rewrite of "Romeo and Juliet."

SOURCE: Washington Post at 03:12PM
Saturday, November 26, 2022

& Juliet by Elyse Trevers

At the end of Shakespeare’s classic play, “Romeo and Juliet,” Juliet awakens to realize that Romeo is dead. Heartbroken, she commits suicide. What if she didn’t kill herself? What if…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 04:58PM

Succumbing to the Charms of "& Juliet" by Jan Simpson

  & Juliet, the exuberant new musical that mashes up Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet with the songbook of the pop hitmaker Max Martin wasn’t made for me. It was made for the tween g…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 04:06PM

Khamary Rose, Kay Sibal, More Star in Premiere of Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo's Invincible Musical Beginning November 26 by Andrew Gans

The reimagining of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet plays California's Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Friday, November 25, 2022

Shakespeare meets post-modern pop and genderful empowerment in ‘& Juliet’ at Broadway’s Sondheim Theatre by Deb Miller

In a goofy high-energy mash-up of then and now, following in the footsteps of Something Rotten and Six, Shakespeare’s classic tragedy Romeo and Juliet has been re-envisioned as a coming-of…

SOURCE: dctheaterarts.org at 01:22AM
Sunday, November 20, 2022

& Juliet by Jk Clarke

By Carole Di Tosti . . .  Life is about second chances. So believes Juliet Capulet, the once tragic female protagonist of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, who steps out of 14th cen…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:27PM
Friday, November 18, 2022

Patricia Ruanne obituary by Jane Pritchard

Ballerina who played a Juliet of ‘genuine power’ opposite Nureyev’s Romeo in his 1977 production for London Festival BalletThe dancer Patricia Ruanne, who has died aged 77, was one of …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:18AM
Thursday, November 17, 2022

& Juliet Broadway Review. Britney Shakespears? by New York Theater

The Bard takes a back seat to the Backstreet Boys and Britney Spears in “& Juliet,”  a jukebox musical that is being billed as a sequel to Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” i…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 07:31PM
Wednesday, November 16, 2022

#3.11 Cool, Cool, Considerate Queers by Automatic Episode Import

Hosts Meghan and Harrow discuss a new round of queer theatre including the Breaking the Binary Theatre Festival readings of TRANS WORLD by Ty Defoe, Hide and Hide by Roger Q. Mason, and Over…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:01AM

Watch: Learn the Choreography From Broadway's & Juliet by Playbill

& Juliet, featuring the songs of Max Martin, began previews at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre October 28, with opening night set for November 17. “The catalog of Max Martin is absolutely th…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:03AM
Monday, November 7, 2022

The cast and creatives of ‘& Juliet’ on bringing representation of the world to Broadway by Caitlin Hornik

Romeo and Juliet may be the most iconic lovers out there, but their story is one of warring families, vengeance and tragedy. A far cry from Elizabethan times, Broadway’s new musical “&am…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:42AM
Thursday, November 3, 2022

London's Icarus Theatre Cancels Planned Nazi-Themed Romeo and Juliet by Logan Culwell-Block

The production would have recast Shakespeare's Capulets and Montagues as a Jewish family and a group of Nazis.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:42AM
Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Paulo Szot On Bringing Opera and Katy Perry Together in New Musical & Juliet by Caitlin Moynihan

The Shakespearean tragedy Romeo and Juliet gets a pop music twist in the new Broadway musical & Juliet, which imagines what would happen next if Juliet hadn’t ended it all over Ro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:36PM

Getting to Know You: I WANNA F*CK LIKE ROMEO AND JULIET’s Greg Cuellar

Andrew Rincón’s new play is currently running at 59E59 Theatres . 

SOURCE: Theatrely at 08:55AM
Monday, October 31, 2022

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 10/29/22 - Paulo Szot, Katy Sullivan and more by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for The Broadway Show, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wonto…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06AM

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