Friday, April 22, 2022

Laura Benanti, Robert Sean Leonard & More Join THE GILDED AGE Season Two

Laura Benanti and Robert Sean Leonard have joined the second season of The Gilded Age as recurring characters. Newly-confirmed guest stars include Dakin Mathews (Waitress), Christopher Denha…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:41PM
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Amy Lennox and Fra Fee to Star in London's Cabaret by Caitlin Moynihan

Willkommen! Olivier nominee Amy Lennox will star as Sally Bowles and Broadway's Fra Fee will play The Emcee in the West End's Cabaret beginning on March 21 at the Playhouse Theatre. They are…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:37AM
Thursday, February 24, 2022

They have agents, do auditions and can still steal a scene after filling their nappies – meet the baby actors by Amelia Tait

Rafael, star of The Ferryman, has been paying taxes since the age of one, while Adiya received glowing reviews for her portrayal of Lyra in The Book of Dust. Say coochy-coo to the babies tre…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:12AM
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Broadway's Jelani Alladin & Fra Fee Join Beauty and the Beast Prequel Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway's Jelani Alladin and Fra Fee are heading off to a little town in a kingdom far, far away. The actors have joined the cast of the upcoming Beauty and the Beast prequel series on Disn…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022

The Ferryman Star Fra Fee Joins Gaston Musical Series on Disney Plus

Fee joins Luke Evans and Josh Gad in the Disney Plus musical prequel.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 04:33PM
Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Brainchild Stageworkx presents Ryk Lewis’ The Ongoing Plight of the Ferryman by Christina Anthony

Enjoy the season and get into the spirit of Halloween with this family-friendly original musical from Philly artist Ryk Lewis. Christina Anthony previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 01:41PM
Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Amy Adams to Star in The Glass Menagerie in London by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams will make her West End debut in a revival of Tennessee Williams' memory play The Glass Menagerie, according to The Guardian. Adams will play St. Louis matr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:54AM
Friday, March 5, 2021

Call Answered: Gregory Gropper: Singer, Songwriter, Marilyn Maye, Ben Vereen, University of Michigan by Adam Rothenberg

Gregory Gropper is about to graduate from the University of Michigan. With dreams of being a singer, Gregory is on his way to a successful career! Having studied under the legendary Marilyn …

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 10:32AM
Friday, October 16, 2020

Watch an Exclusive Clip From Tony Winner Jez Butterworth’s Brittania by Ruthie Fierberg

Get a sneak peek at Episode 3 of the Epix series’ second season, from the writer of The Ferryman and Jerusalem.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:58PM
Tuesday, October 6, 2020

The Ferryman's Paddy Considine to Star in HBO's Game of Thrones Prequel

Considine will play King Viserys Targaryen.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 02:03PM
Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Musical of the Month: Floyd Collins: The Cast by JK

Last week, we introduced August's Musical of the Month, Floyd Collins an off-Broadway show that was a critical success and musical fan's dream, but had a short run in the mid-90s. You can s…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 05:12PM
Thursday, June 11, 2020

Sam Mendes calls on Amazon and Netflix to rescue theatre industry after streaming services make millions during lockdown

James Bond director Sam Mendes (Spectre, Skyfall), who is perhaps best known in the West End for directing the hit plays The Ferryman and The Lehman Trilogy, has pointed the finger at s…

SOURCE: London Theatre Direct at 12:10PM
Thursday, May 21, 2020

British Theatre 'On The Brink Of Ruin' Without Government Help, Warns Producer Sonia Friedman

Writing in the Telegraph today, leading producer Sonia Friedman - responsible for numerous West End and international hit shows, including Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, The Ferryman,…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:36AM
Friday, May 15, 2020

VIDEO: Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW Releases New Episode Featuring Bella May Mordus and Mark Aguirre

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) continues its run with the release of a new episode today. The episode features special guests: Bella May Mordus (…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:18PM
Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Checking in With… Tony Winner Shuler Hensley, Star of Oklahoma!, The Ferryman, Young Frankenstein, and Upcoming The Music Man by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with Broadway favorites during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:00AM
Monday, March 30, 2020

THE FERRYMAN to Have Post-Broadway Premiere at San Francisco Playhouse

Broadway's The Ferryman is among the plays the 2020-2021 Mainstage Season at San Francisco Playhouse.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24PM
Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Lungs Starring Claire Foy and Matt Smith at BAM by Broadway Direct

Temperatures rising. Ice caps melting. Overpopulation. War. Do you really want to bring a child into this world? Claire Foy and Matt Smith reunite in this hilarious and bracing look at love …

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 12:43AM
Monday, March 9, 2020

The Ferryman’s Fra Fee to Star in New Irish Musical Breakfast on Pluto by Olivia Clement

The new work by Bob Kelly, Duke Special, and Des Kennedy will play four cities, culminating in a run at London’s Donmar Warehouse.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:21AM
Thursday, February 13, 2020

Beverley Knight and Fra Free Join Cast of CINDERELLA Film

More casting has been announced for the upcoming live-action Cinderella movie musical! The new additions include Olivier nominee Beverley Knight in an unknown role and The Ferryman's Fra Fre…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:26AM
Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Olivier Nominee Beverley Knight & The Ferryman's Fra Fee Added to Star-Packed Cinderella Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage stars Beverley Knight and Fra Fee have joined the company of the highly anticipated Cinderella movie musical remake. The previously announced film will arrive in cinemas on February 5…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:03PM

The Ferryman's Fra Fee and Olivier Nominee Beverley Knight Added to Cinderella Movie by Dan Meyer

The two stage alums are the latest in a recent string of casting for the film starring Camila Cabello, Idina Menzel, and Billy Porter.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:46PM
Thursday, January 30, 2020

Emmy Winner Joe Pantoliano Sets Stage Return in New Off-Broadway Drama Drift by Andy Lefkowitz

Emmy-winning Sopranos star Joe Pantoliano has signed on to headline William Francis Hoffman's world premiere play Drift. Bobby Moresco, an Oscar-winning screenwriter of Crash, will direct th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54PM
Monday, January 27, 2020

"There Is Nothing Better Than Being In An Ensemble Like This." by Angela Tricarico

by Angela Tricarico As veterans of the stage, s…

SOURCE: www.theensemblist.com at 11:33PM
Monday, January 6, 2020

Michelle Williams, Brian Cox, Elton John & More Broadway Alums Win 2020 Golden Globe Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of stage stars were honored for their work on-screen at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 2020 Golden Globe Awards on January 5. Ricky Gervais hosted the event from The Beverl…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:03AM
Friday, December 20, 2019

The Friday 5 Quiz: EXCEPTional Broadway 2019 by JK

A lot of things happened in 2019. It has been a crazy year pretty much any way you look at it, including the theater scene. This week's Friday 5 is about shows that opened on Broadway or we…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54AM
Monday, December 16, 2019

Hear a New Recording of a Once Song and More on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday, and this week Paige is giving listeners the inside scoop…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:03PM
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Odds & Ends: Danielle Brooks Among Actors' Equity Foundation Award Winners & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Danielle Brooks Among Actors' Equity Foundation Award Winners Actors' Equity Foundation has named three stage stars as recipi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM
Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Dan Stevens to Lead Martin McDonagh's Hangmen on Broadway; Tracie Bennett & More Will Co-Star by Andy Lefkowitz

Dan Stevens is headed back to the Great White Way. The star of stage and screen will take on the lead role of the brooding Mooney in the Broadway premiere of Martin McDonagh's Olivier-winni…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM

Dan Stevens among cast announced for Martin McDonagh's Hangmen Broadway run by Maureen Lee Lenker

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen has roped up its Broadway cast. The Olivier-winning play is coming to the Great White Way this spring, and it’s got a cast full of British heavyweights, includ…

SOURCE: Entertainment Weekly at 10:00AM
Sunday, October 27, 2019

Critics and the (Un)criticized by John Simon

One person’s critic is another person’s crackpot. That they are not united in their opinions is ascribable to the Latin saying: quot homines, tot sententiae. I myself prefer being consid…

SOURCE: John Simon at 12:48PM
Friday, October 18, 2019

Dearbhla Molloy & Ciarán Hinds Join West End Premiere of Conor McPherson's Uncle Vanya by Andy Lefkowitz

Further casting is here for the upcoming fresh West End staging of Chekhov's Uncle Vanya, featuring a new adaptation by Conor McPherson. The previously announced production, directed by Ian …

SOURCE: Theatre.com at 10:46AM