Monday, March 8, 2021

NEWS: New dates & casting for C-o-n-t-a-c-t’s Salford & Manchester shows by Press Releases

Aria Entertainment and WEF Productions have announced that the critically-acclaimed outdoor production of C-o-n-t-a-c-t will run for six weeks from 18 May to 29 June 2021.

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Sunday, March 7, 2021

Samuel West: 'On screen I mostly play evil members of the establishment or Victorian perverts' by Susannah Clapp

The actor on his pandemic poetry jukebox, life lessons of the Moomins, the pros and cons of Twitter, and how to reboot regional theatre Samuel West, 54, one of the best verse speakers of his…

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Saturday, March 6, 2021

Jericho by Joel Benjamin

"Jericho" has a great deal going for it.  It is directed by Marsha Mason and features Jill Eikenberry.  These two formidable theater artists’ participation promises quality which is evid…

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Cuddle Magic - Millennium Stage (August 12, 2013) by The Kennedy Center

This group of six multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriters plays experimental folk music. Subscribe to The Kennedy Center!

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Friday, March 5, 2021

VIDEO: Dress Like a Leading Lady on The Dressing Room with Jamie Glickman!

In this latest episode, Jamie shares six Leading Lady-inspired looks that you can pull together from your very own closet!

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London Theatre News Today: Friday 5 March by Hira Desai

We've got some exciting news in today's roundup including new reopening dates for Six & tickets for Cinderella now on sale! Find out all the latest here. The post London Theatre News Tod…

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NEWS: Date set in May for the return of the West End production of hit musical Six by Press Releases

Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss’ West End musical phenomenon Six will reopen at London’s Lyric Theatre on 21 May 2021, booking until 22 August. With social distancing at indoor venues expected…

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

A Tour Of Plays In Storefront Windows by Artsjournal

Presented as a “walking tour with theatrical displays,” and running Feb. 19-21, the performance was not a traditional narrative play, but rather a collection of six short individual vign…

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Six Announces New Return Date for West End Production by Lindsey Sullivan

The West End production of Six has once again set new dates for its return to the stage. The musical will perform at London's Lyric Theatre beginning on May 21, according to the show's offi…

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The 5 Phases Of Broadway’s Return (and what to watch for).

There are a lot of things that are unknown about our future. Here is what I do know . . . Broadway will not open with 24-hour notice. It’s not like one day you’re going to be walking aro…

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Back to Court: Six Plans (Another) West End Reopening by Ryan McPhee

The London musical continues to be a symbol of resilience during the coronavirus pandemic.

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‘Six’ seemed bound for Broadway glory. Then a pandemic shut it down on opening night. by Peter Marks

The story of one show’s highs — and a devastating low — is also a story of resilience.

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Six Musical set to be amongst first to reopen in May 2021!

Six the Musical have just confirmed that they will be opening almost as soon as Government guidance allows. The show which was having a socially distanced limited season at London’s Lyric …

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SIX Reopens at West End's Lyric Theatre on 21 May 2021

SIX is set to return to the West End, reopening at the Lyric Theatre on Friday 21 May, 2021.

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Six the musical reopens at the Lyric Theatre London in May 2021 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo West End musical phenomenon Six the musical has announced it will reopen at the Lyric Theatre, London on 21 May 2021. This post Six the musical reopens at the Lyric Theatre L…

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Experience Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic Live on Stage at QPAC this school holidays! by Peter J Snee

The internationally acclaimed theatrical masterpiece Alice in Wonderland is coming to QPAC for six performances only April 7 and 8

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

‘The contemporary lens really sharpens the focus’: THE REGINA MONOLOGUES – Maltings Theatre (Online review) by Ian Foster

Before Six, there was The Regina Monologues! Maltings Theatre’s streaming debut offers an interesting set of monologues.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Bus Stop March 2, 1955: The new William Inge play, Bus Stop, opens at the Music Box, and stars Kim Stanley and Ela…

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Wow: A Catch Up with Lauren Byrne by Elizabeth Wheless

We are in the UK this week chatting to one of my favourite humans on that side of the world Lauren Byrne! Lauren was most recently in the UK Tour of SIX: The Musical and will be gracing West…

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'There will be orgasms in the aisles!' Cush Jumbo meets Anne-Marie Duff by Chris Wiegand

The actors have been friends since they starred together at the National. They talk about their showbiz debuts, the dangers of getting wrapped up in roles – and the thrills to come when th…

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Monday, March 1, 2021

Tony Awards Voting Starts Now. And It’s Going to Be Weird. by Michael Paulson

No shows are playing, and no one knows when they will come back. Here are answers to six questions about a process even more idiosyncratic than usual.

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‘A must-watch to get your musical theatre fix’: WEST END MUSICAL DRIVE-IN – Stream.Theatre (Online review) ★★★★ by Kirsty Herrington

The second in the West End Musical Drive-In series has launched online and is a must-watch for any fans of the hit musical Six! The show sees 11 past and present Six cast members reunite for…

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Sunday, February 28, 2021

Redemption Room review – fear is the winner in scary celebrity gameshow by Arifa Akbar

Available online Disgraced stars must plead for the audience’s forgiveness – or suffer a nasty fate – in a show that prizes horror over interaction, yet delivers a satisfying adrenalin…

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Saturday, February 27, 2021

Playing Richard by Katerina Eremina

Though theatrical season 2020/2021 isn’t the most eventful, it has brought to the stage number of remarkable stagings, with several interpretations of a classic Shakespeare play to become …

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Josh Groban Releases 'Harmony Deluxe' Today

The record features six additional renditions of timeless classics, including “Nature Boy” (written by eden ahbez and performed by Nat King Cole, a GRAMMY Hall of Fame recipient); “…

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Thursday, February 25, 2021

SIX Star Samantha Pauly Stops By BREAK A BAT Podcast

Samantha Pauly is trading in her crown for a bat in Episode 72, as the BREAK A BAT podcast welcomes welcome one of the big hitters from SIX the Musical to The Batter's Box!

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An Unspoken Upside, And Possible Downside, to Online Theater by New York Theater

After watching last night’s streaming of six short plays by the students of Labyrinth’s summer workshop as part of the theater company’s Barn Series 2021, I was struck by what these sh…

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SIX's Samantha Pauly Joins BREAK A BAT Podcast

Samantha Pauly is trading in her crown for a bat in Episode 72, as the BREAK A BAT podcast welcomes one of the big hitters from SIX the Musical to The Batter's Box! Pauly cemented herself …

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Yale gets four Kline paintings, two Rothkos in donation by Susan Dunne

Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven received a gift of six artworks by famed abstract expressionists Mark Rothko and Franz Kline.

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Michigan State University Theatre Department Launches First-Ever Actor Warm-Up Podcast

In conjunction with Digital Learning Day on February 25, the Michigan State University Department of Theatre MFA Acting cohort will launch a six-season podcast, entitled “The Moment Before…

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Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre