Saturday, July 23, 2022

A Holographic Circus: Baryshnikov Art Center’s ‘The Cherry Orchard’ by Alan Smason

By EDWARD RUBIN I seem to remember reading, in all of the hoopla surrounding the Baryshnikov Art Center’s Production of Chekov’s The Cherry Orchard, somebody saying “Unlike anything th…

SOURCE: TheatreCriticsm.com at 06:34AM
Thursday, June 30, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 1-4 - See 'A Capitol Fourth, Julie Taymor's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' James Monroe Iglehar by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 1 to Monday July 4, for free…

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

The Orchard by Jk Clarke

By JK Clarke . . .  Let’s go back to the beginning and remind ourselves that Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard is fundamentally about social change. Almost cataclysmic social change in…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 04:58AM
Sunday, June 26, 2022

The Orchard by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Such an event is the high-tech adaptation at the Baryshnikov Arts Center calling itself "The Orchard," conceived and directed by Igor Golyak, described as based on "The Cherry Orchard" by An…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 05:44PM
Saturday, June 25, 2022

The Orchard **** by Barry Gordin

By: Bernard Carragher June 24, 2022: "The Orchard," based on Anton Chekov's 1903 play "The Cherry Orchard" is at the Baryshnikov Arts Center on 37th Street and acted by the Arlekin Playe…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:41AM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Working In This Cutting Edge Fifth Dimension Of Theater Jessica Hecht Discovered Unexpected Magic by Jeryl Brunner

This Breaking Bad actress stars with Mikhail Baryshnikov in 'the Orchard.' The play is an adaptation of The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov.

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:49PM

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 24-26 - See 'Trevor the Musical,' 'Mrs. Warren's Profession,' 'Miss You Like Hell' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 24 to Sunday, June 26, for f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

The Orchard *** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward June 21, 2022: The prospect of the great ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov and Jessica Hecht, one of our most versatile and expressive actresses, in a new adaptation of …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 07:41AM
Saturday, June 18, 2022

The Orchard by Elyse Trevers

Classics remain classics because they speak to us-no matter when they were written or where they are set. In a newly-imagined version of Chekhov’s “The Cherry Orchard,” a family remain…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 10:39AM
Friday, June 17, 2022

Reviews: What Are Critics Saying About The Orchard Off-Broadway? by Raven Brunner, Andrew Gans

The in-person and virtual show is an adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03PM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

Review: Chekhov's The Orchard, the Violence of Progress, and the Illusion of Choice

See The Cherry Orchard like you've never seen it before.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:33PM

History and futurism clash in the Off-Broadway debut of ‘The Orchard’ at the Baryshnikov Arts Center by Deb Miller

An anachronistic reimagining of Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard, the last work by the esteemed Russian playwright, written in 1903, is now making its Off-Broadway debut in a limited eng…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:20PM

The Orchard Review. Chekhov on stage and online featuring Baryshnikov, the Ukraine war, ASL and a pet robot. by New York Theater

The moments in “The Orchard” that suggest the current Russian invasion of Ukraine would surely get the most attention in a more conventionally focused adaptation of “The Cherry Orchard…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:20PM

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 17-20 - See Michael Urie in 'Jane Anger,' 'The Chinese Lady,' 'Gong Lum’s Legacy' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 17 to Monday, June 20, for f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 9, 2022

A reenacted dialogue between Black activist writers James Baldwin and Nikki Giovanni on race and responsibility in Off-Broadway’s ‘Lessons in Surv by Deb Miller

During the pandemic closure of theaters in 2020, the grassroots theater collective The Commissary was formed. Its members gathered remotely each Wednesday on their digital devices to read pl…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 08:00PM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

The Tony Awards and More to Watch Online This Weekend June 10-12 - See the Tony Awards, Mikhail Baryshnikov in 'The Orchard,' Pulitzer finalist 'Circl by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 10 to Sunday, June 12, for f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in June - Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a new Will Arbery play, three new musicals and more by Raven Snook

Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a premiere by Pulitzer finalist Will Arbery, three new musicals and more --- School may be out for the summer, but Off Broadway is still in session. Our…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, May 23, 2022

Mikhail Baryshnikov to Appear Off-Broadway in The Orchard by Sandi Durell

By Melissa Griegel . . . Director Igor Golyak, founder and artistic director of the Arlekin Players Theatre, is bringing a unique piece of theater to Off-Broadway. The Orchard is based on Th…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 02:15PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 13-15 - See 'Anything Goes' with Sutton Foster, Jason Robert Brown and Judy Kuhn concerts, and by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15, for fre…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

The Wilma Theater presents Dmitry Krymov’s adaption of Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard by Jillian Ashley Blair Ivey

The Wilma gives Chekhov’s classic a chaotic, colorful modern update—complete with a sentient train station departure sign. Jill Ivey reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 03:49PM
Monday, April 18, 2022

Review: A Pretentiously Deconstructed Cherry Orchard at the Wilma Theatre in Philadelphia

Dmitry Krymov stages a new production that feels much like the ransacking of the Cherry Orchard itself.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:03AM
Sunday, April 17, 2022

A Russian director’s ‘Cherry Orchard’ shakes a theater to its roots by Peter Marks

A Russian director conjures Ukraine in a wildly imaginative version of "The Cherry Orchard."

SOURCE: Washington Post at 02:36PM
Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Jessica Hecht and Mikhail Baryshnikov to Star In THE ORCHARD At Baryshnikov Arts Center

Baryshnikov Arts Center will present a new adaptation of Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard, starring Jessica Hecht and featuring ballet legend Mikhail Baryshnikov.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:58PM
Thursday, January 13, 2022

Full Cast Set for Broadway's Birthday Candles, Starring Debra Messing by Caitlin Moynihan

The full cast has been set for the Roundabout Theatre Company production of Noah Haidle's Birthday Candles. Debra Messing is headlining the play, which will begin performances on March 18 an…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:06PM
Tuesday, December 28, 2021

See To Kill a Mockingbird's Celia Keenan-Bolger Reminisce About Spelling Bee, Peter and the Starcatcher & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Celia Keenan-Bolger has six Broadway credits, four Tony nominations, three Drama Desk Awards and one Tony Award to her name. Her road to becoming a Broadway mainstay began in 2005 with The …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:36PM
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Vaudevilles post-show video and photos: Seeing the surprisingly funny side of Anton Chekhov by Terri Paddock

Anton Chekhov is, of course, best known for his "big five" classic plays: Ivanov, The Seagull, Uncle Vanya, Three Sisters and The Cherry Orchard. None of which, though the author himself lab…

SOURCE: Terri Paddock at 07:25PM
Friday, October 15, 2021

The Cherry Orchard, Windsor Theatre Royal, review - Tolstoy meets Mrs Two Soups by Ismene Brown

****THE CHERRY ORCHARD, WINDSOR McKellen's scene-stealing comic act is worth the ticket Ian McKellen's scene-stealing is not the only reason to see Chekhov's comedy The cherry orchard in Ant…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 08:18PM
Thursday, October 14, 2021

The Cherry Orchard review – Ian McKellen is brilliantly poignant in resonant adaptation by Mark Lawson

Theatre Royal WindsorArtfully combining clumsiness with precision, McKellen’s Firs is the highlight of a production marked by arresting gestures and modern parallels Having recently playe…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:24AM
Monday, October 11, 2021

Ripe for revival: classic views of The Cherry Orchard – in pictures

As a new production opens at Theatre Royal Windsor, look back at some of the most memorable stagings of Anton Chekhov’s final play Continue reading...

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:36AM
Thursday, July 8, 2021

Avignon festival returns with dazzling tales of eco-terror and cosmic disaster by Andrew Todd

Isabelle Huppert stars in a stripped back Cherry Orchard and Von Trier’s Dogville gets a magical reimagining at the theatre spectacular The Avignon festival, returning from a pandemic inte…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:32PM
Monday, June 7, 2021

chekhovOS /an experimental game Review: The Cherry Orchard as a Virtual Video Game (but not really) by New York Theater

The day before I was scheduled to view “chekhovOS” (OS as in operating system) — featuring  a literally game cast including Mikhail Baryshnikov as Anton Chekhov,  as well as his da…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:55AM

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