Friday, July 1, 2022

Broadway Bares 2022 - Myth Behavior by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

The Broadway Bares 2022 audience was welcomed to Club Aphrodisiac in a Greek mythology-themed number inspired by Broadway Bares: Myth Behavior. Lead goddess Marie Rose Baramo was as captivat…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:07PM

The White Card, Soho Theatre review - expelling the audience from its comfort zone by Gary Naylor

Claudia Rankine's 2018 play insists on raising difficult questions  Art and race intersect to provocative effect We’re in New York City, in an upscale loft apartment, with that absence of…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 05:18AM
Wednesday, June 29, 2022

VIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number

The Broadway Bares: XXX opening number set the stage with the anthem: 'community, unity and nudity.' With Broadway's Bonnie Milligan and Jason Tam as lead vocalists in bedazzled red outfits,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:56PM

ETERNITYLAND, a new large-scale immersive theatre experience, in the heart of Sydney’s CBD by Aussie Theatre

ETERNITYLAND, a multi-room, pop up destination, invites the audience into a fantastical world where the lines between spectator and participant

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 03:50AM
Tuesday, June 28, 2022

‘Wicked’ Songwriter Stephen Schwartz on Why the Movie Must Be a Two-Parter: Nothing Can Follow ‘Defying Gravity’ by Chris Willman

According to Stephen Schwartz, nothing can follow “Defying Gravity.” And for the “Wicked” songwriter, that’s one key reason why the movie version of his blockbuster Broadway musica…

SOURCE: Variety at 04:00PM

Always More to Learn at 'Into the Woods' - With the musical's summer Broadway engagement, a longtime fan takes stock of the show's life lessons by Daniel Guss

With the musical's summer Broadway engagement, a longtime fan takes stock of the show's life lessons --- Watching Into the Woods at City Center Encores! this past spring was the first time I…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, June 27, 2022

Broadway Bares 2022 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Broadway Bares: XXX raised $1,893,715 with two standing-room-only performances at the Hammerstein Ballroom. The 30th anniversary celebration produced by and benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48PM

CONSTANT STANISLAVSKI (135) by Robert Shuman

The words and wisdom of Constantin Stanislavski: ​I was ready to turn myself inside out​, to give [the audience] everything I had; yet inside of me I had never felt so empty.  The effor…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 02:21PM

FROM DOWN UNDER: Six in Melbourne by Simon Parris

Given its fringe origins, Six is an ideal fit for Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre, flooding the relatively intimate space with throbbing music and rock stadium lighting. The heady combination o…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

Whofunit: Why We Love Murder Mysteries on Stage - TDF is on the case! by Tyler Riley & Melissa Meli

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: What makes murder mysteries so compelling on stage? TDF's Tyler Riley and Melissa Meli, coh…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, June 26, 2022

Trajal Harrell: Porca Miseria review – a work of profound emotion by Sarah Crompton

Internationaal Theater AmsterdamThe American dance-maker brings the audience to tears with a highly textured ritual of remembrance for a dying person You always remember the moment when a ch…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:54AM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

Mamma Mia! | West End LIVE 2022 by Official London Theatre

Mamma Mia! are turning the audience into dancing queens with their performance at West End LIVE. Get tickets: https://officiallondontheatre.com/show/mamma-mia-148257/?month=06%2F22&utm_sour…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:42AM
Friday, June 24, 2022

On Broadway, One Show Decides to Keep Masks. No, It’s Not ‘Phantom.’ by Michael Paulson

“American Buffalo,” at Circle in the Square, is sticking with masking till it closes, July 10, citing the “proximity of the audience to the actors” and “the staging in the round.”

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:42PM

Broadway’s ‘American Buffalo’ Will Require Audience Masking Until July 10 Closing by Greg Evans

The Broadway revival of American Buffalo, performed at the in-the-round Circle in the Square Theatre, will continue to require audience masking through July 10, the production’s closing da…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:56PM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

ABT's Silent Disco with James Whiteside and Captain Kitty 🪩 by American Ballet Theatre

We had the BEST time at ABT’s Silent Disco last weekend with JbDubs (aka #ABTPrincipal Dancer James Whiteside) and Captain Kitty! Check out this video to relive the fabulous evening!🕺…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:30PM

Travis Jay review – a loose, likable set about fathers and sons by Brian Logan

Soho theatre, LondonThe comedian’s troubled relationship with his ‘alpha dad’ is under scrutiny in this enjoyable show of (mostly) new material There’s a choice joke, midway through…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:12PM

See Highlights from the Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth Concert by Broadway.com

Created by The Broadway League in 2019, the Black to Broadway initiative is an industry-wide celebration of the Black community on stage, in the audience, behind the scenes and as leaders in…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:18AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Joyful Noise! See Highlights from Black to Broadway’s Juneteenth Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Black to Broadway’s Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth concert took place in Duffy Square on June 19, and Broadway.com was on the scene to capture musical numbers and exciting highlights from…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:18PM

Jen Brister: ‘After 10 minutes, two-thirds of the audience had left!’ by Interview By Liam Pape

The standup on the upsides of touring, her worst gig and finding reasons to be optimistic What’s an important lesson you’ve learned from being a standup?Don’t worry about what anyone e…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:37PM

A dazzling ‘Diamond Series’ gem of NYC cabaret with ‘Brian Stokes Mitchell: Songs and Stories’ at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Deb Miller

For his debut engagement in this week’s first-class Diamond Series at Feinstein’s/54 Below, where he had performed three previous concerts, two-time Tony Award-winning Broadway veteran, …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 04:35PM

King James review – basketball fans bond over LeBron fever by Chris Wiegand

Mark Taper Forum, Los AngelesRajiv Joseph’s play conveys the elation and heartbreak of sporting obsession, seen through the eyes of two friends The king in this new American play is basket…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:29AM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Betty Who Is Connecting People w/ Old Flames by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James welcomes Betty Who to the Stage 56 Sipsmith bar and asks her about hosting her upcoming show "The One That Got Away." And James asks her about the inspiration behind her new single "Bl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:35AM
Monday, June 20, 2022

The audience picks who dunit in British Players’ ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’ by Matré Grant

If you love Broadway musicals, murder mysteries, or choose-your-own-adventure stories, this is the show for you!

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:18PM

Theatre Review: ‘Nollywood Dreams’ at Round House Theatre by Peter Orvetti

Currently at Round House Theatre in Bethesda, “Nollywood Dreams” is a delightful, feel-good telling of the familiar young-girl-makes-it-big-in-the-movies story set in a world that may be…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 12:24PM
Saturday, June 18, 2022

That Is Not Who I Am review – all is not what it seems in tricksy thriller about truth and power by Kate Wyver

Royal Court, LondonOne play reveals another in a tangled web that pits the Home Office against two Guardian blind-daters Lift up the cover of the playtext for That Is Not Who I Am by Dave Da…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:18PM
Friday, June 17, 2022

A Juicy Interview with Pulitzer-winning 'Fat Ham' Playwright James Ijames - How his preoccupation with legacy, inheritance and language inspired this by Juan Michael Porter Ii

How his preoccupation with legacy, inheritance and language inspired this acclaimed play --- Timing is everything in comedy, so it's fitting that James Ijames' blazingly funny and profound F…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

One Romantic Night in The Mystery Machine by The Late Late Show With James Corden

Former President Bill Clinton is on the show tonight, but first...the news! Today's hearing from the Jan 6th Committee was postponed because of overworked staff and the biggest 4-day work we…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:23AM
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

People You Should Know . . . Nazlah Black by Zack Calhoon

Nazlah Black (they/them) is a physical theatre artist and intimacy professional whose most recent directing and devising credits include #Beavers (The Anthropologists, NYC) and Olive Struts …

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 05:37PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

A Star is Born! See New Photos of Emma Pittman, Jennifer Holliday & Lana Gordon in Chicago by Caitlin Moynihan

The audience loves her, and she loves them back! The Search for Roxie winner Emma Pittman made her Broadway debut as Roxie Hart in Broadway's Chicago on June 6. Now we're giving you a snea…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:37AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Let It Burn! Watch Tony Winner Joaquina Kalukango & the Cast of Paradise Square Perform at the 2022 Tony Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

Before winning a Tony Award, Joaquina Kalukango gave viewers a taste of her show-stopping performance of "Let It Burn" witj the cast of Paradise Square. The performance brought the audie…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

‘A costly mistake’: Andrew Lloyd Webber booed as Cinderella closes in West End by Chris Wiegand

Composer penned a letter read out at the final performance, praising ‘superb’ team but prompting criticism from some audience members A letter from Andrew Lloyd Webber, read on stage at …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:07PM