Monday, June 20, 2022

Shakespeare Downtown’s free open-air staging of ‘Saint Joan’ at NYC’s historic Castle Clinton by Deb Miller

Inspired by the canonization of Joan of Arc in 1920, almost five centuries after her martyrdom in 1431, Irish playwright and activist George Bernard Shaw created his fictionalized historical…

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Friday, May 27, 2022

Ep.110-Theater Is For Everyone-Shakespeare Downtown by Automatic Episode Import

The Sun, The Moon, A New York Castle And "Saint Joan" Ep.110 – Shakespeare Downtown's Billie Andersson And Geoffrey Horne Discuss The Very Detailed Rehearsal And Production Process Of Thei…

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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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Friday, April 8, 2022

Elizabeth Marvel Joins New Color Purple Film by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of landing a Lucille Lortel Award nomination for her performance as Mary Tyrone in Long Day's Journey Into Night, Elizabeth Marvel has joined the cast of The Color Purple. Variety …

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The Lehman Trilogy Announces Cast for Los Angeles Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

The previously announced Los Angeles run of The Lehman Trilogy has found its cast. The production, directed by Sam Mendes, will play a limited engagement at Center Theatre Group's Ahmanson T…

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Monday, November 29, 2021

Geoffrey Johnson, Acclaimed Broadway Casting Director, Dead at 91 by Caitlin Moynihan

Geoffrey Johnson, the acclaimed casting director of over 90 Broadway productions including Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Les Misérables, Dreamgirls, Miss Saigon and more, died on November…

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Monday, November 15, 2021

Review: Oakland Theater Project’s ‘Saint Joan’ says the saints are still with us by Lily Janiak

Playwright Lisa Ramirez makes forcefully clear that for Generation Z, too much all the time is a permanent condition.

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Friday, August 27, 2021

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in September - From old favorites to brand-new offerings, here are a dozen promising productions by Raven Snook

From old favorites to brand-new offerings, here are a dozen promising productions beyond Broadway Broadway's been getting a lot of the fanfare as theatre in NYC slowly resumes. But Off-Broa…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

#MTCEducation: Dramatic Conflict by Manhattan Theatre Club

Help your students learn how to identify and create internal and external conflicts that will make their original scenes and plays more interesting. This workshop features performance clips …

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Acclaimed Bedlam Theater To Mash Up Shakespeare For Irreverent New Media Series by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Bedlam, the small, critically acclaimed Off Broadway theater company known for its clever, spare and unconventional stagings of classics like The Crucible and Saint Joan, is devel…

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Tonight on the Livestream: Tony Award Nominee and star of Hadestown, Patrick Page.

How many actors do you know who can go from The Lion King to Saint Joan? From Beauty and the Beast to Julius Caesar? I know one. And he’s on my livestream tonight! I’ve been a fan of Pat…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Tony Nominee Condola Rashad Releases Music Video from Debut EP Space Daughter by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been two years since four-time Tony nominee Condola Rashad has appeared on a Broadway stage, most recently headlining a revival of Saint Joan. Now, audiences know how she's been spend…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Anne-Marie Duff to Headline World Premiere Drama The House of Shades at London's Almeida Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Anne-Marie Duff has been cast in the lead role of Constance in Beth Steel's forthcoming world premiere drama The House of Shades. Blanche McIntyre will direct the Londo…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Stephen Sondheim’s in good ‘Company’ with Marianne Elliott by Michael Riedel

Stephen Sondheim has been a fan of director Marianne Elliott’s ever since he saw her production of “Saint Joan” in London at the National Theatre in 2007. Sondheim knows a great direct…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 04:00PM
Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Bedlam Returns to Cambridge’s Nora Theatre Company with “The Crucible” by Jane Baldwin

Bedlam Theatre, a New York City Company, was founded in 2012 by the actress Andrus Nichols and the actor/director Eric Tucker. Their first show, George Bernard Shaw’s Saint Joan, was perfo…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Matthew Saldivar to Join Off-Broadway Comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Matthew Saldivar has signed on to appear in the recently announced extended run of Alexis Scheer's new comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord. Saldivar will begin in the production on…

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

On the Town With Orpheus and LBJ! 5 Must-Do Events for the Week of September 2 to 8 by Kathy Henderson

A president, a magician, a theater legend and a fan favorite kick off the fall season on NYC stages this week. Here are our top five events for the week of September 2 through 8. MONDAY, …

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Lenne Klingaman, Michael Countryman Set for Will Eno's The Underlying Chris at Second Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting has been announced for Second Stage's upcoming world premiere staging of Will Eno's The Underlying Chris. The previously announced off-Broadway production, directed by Tony…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Shaw’s Saint Joan updated by Cogency

Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw, a new version with additional scenes by Chelsea Marcantel. Bud Martin directs at Delaware Theater Company, Wilmington Delaware through February 24, 2019. &…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Anne-Marie Duff to Star in Sweet Charity at Donmar Warehouse by Andy Lefkowitz

London's Donmar Warehouse has announced a new staging of the classic musical Sweet Charity headlined by West End star Anne-Marie Duff. Artistic Director Josie Rourke will helm the produc…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Our Lady of Kibeho review – startling story of a heavenly 'visitation' by Michael Billington

Royal and Derngate, NorthamptonKatori Hall’s astonishing drama, based on the alleged visions of three schoolgirls, explores the power of faith and miracles as Rwanda’s genocide loomsKato…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:04AM
Friday, November 30, 2018

Mandi Masden & McKinley Belcher III to Lead New York Premiere The Light at MCC Theater's New Venue by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has announced McKinley Belcher III and Mandi Masden as stars of The Light, a two-hander by Loy A. Webb (His Shadow) set to make its New York premiere in 2019. …

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Michael Stuhlbarg Sets New York Stage Return in Socrates at the Public by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Michael Stuhlbarg will head back to the New York stage in 2019, taking on the title role in Tim Blake Nelson's world premiere play Socrates at off-Broadway's P…

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Mother of the Maid: Glenn Close, Grace Van Patten Hot as Mom and Saint Joan by David Finkle

★★★ Jane Anderson's follows a mother whose difficult child turns out to be a saint in the making The post Mother of the Maid: Glenn Close, Grace Van Patten Hot as Mom and Saint Joan a…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:50PM
Sunday, September 30, 2018

Uncle Romeo Vanya Juliet by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Previous experiments from this adventurous theater group helmed by artistic director Eric Tucker include two versions of Twelfth Night performed in repertory, Hamlet and Saint Joan performed…

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Monday, September 17, 2018

Tony Carlin to take over role of Louis in ‘Bernhardt/Hamlet’ by Caitlin Huston

Understudy Tony Carlin will take over the role of Louis in “Bernhardt/Hamlet,” replacing Paxton Whitehead who has left the production for health reasons. Carlin, whose recent Bro…

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Tony Carlin Takes Over for Paxton Whitehead in Broadway's Bernhardt/Hamlet by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veteran Tony Carlin has stepped in for the role of Louis in Theresa Rebeck's world premiere play Bernhardt/Hamlet. Carlin, who was originally understudying the role, replaces To…

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Tickets Are Now on Sale for New Broadway Comedy The Nap by

Tickets are now on sale for The Nap, a new comedy about the world of snooker—the British version of pool—written by Olivier nominee Richard Bean (One Man, Two Guvnors). The produ…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Transparent Standout Alexandra Billings & More to Lead New Broadway Comedy The Nap by Andy Lefkowitz

Alexandra Billings, a veteran of the Golden Globe-winning series Transparent, will appear on Broadway for the first time this fall in the American premiere of The Nap, a new comedy abou…

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Wednesday, July 4, 2018

“Antony & Cleopatra” at the Olivier Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

William Shakespeare’s “Antony & Cleopatra” will be on stage at Olivier Theatre, London.  “Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous fated couple. Simon Godwin (“Twe…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 2nd - HEAD OVER HEELS Tops Social Chart Two Weeks In A Row! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 13.07, Summer 3.79, Once On this Island 3.30, My Fair Lady 2.89 and The Band's Visit 2.83. The top growing current Broadway pla…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:18PM

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