Friday, December 3, 2021

Watch: The Cast of Broadway's New Company Shares Their Stephen Sondheim Stories by Logan Culwell-Block

A new series from the current revival spotlights the performers' anecdotes with the late and legendary composer-lyricist.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:08AM
Saturday, November 27, 2021

The Lehman Trilogy - A complex tale made breathtakingly clear by Judd Hollander

Reviewed by Judd Hollander Told in what can best be described as a continual stream of consciousness, the Broadway play The Lehman Trilogy recounts the rise and fall of what would become a g…

SOURCE: Stage Buzz at 08:03PM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Only on NYPhil+: Debussy’s Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp by New York Philharmonic

An unusual combination of instruments can create a sublime sound, especially when the performers are Philharmonic Principal Viola Cynthia Phelps, Flute / Piccolo Mindy Kaufman, and Principal…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12PM
Wednesday, November 10, 2021

The Choir of Man review – testosterone on tap by Ryan Gilbey

Arts theatre, LondonThis lads-together jukebox show is well sung and should go down well with office outings, but the synthetic bonhomie has a strangely cultish feel Welcome to The Jungle, t…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:24AM
Monday, November 1, 2021

Freestyle Love Supreme coming to The Old Globe by The Old Globe

Before Hamilton, before In the Heights, there was Freestyle Love Supreme. Now—direct from Broadway—the original hip-hop musical improv phenomenon from Thomas Kail, Lin-Manuel Miranda, an…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:38PM
Thursday, October 28, 2021

Walter Russell III & Christian Wilson to Share the Role of Little Michael in MJ, the Michael Jackson Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

MJ The Musical has found the performers who will play Little Michael Jackson. Walter Russell III and Christian Wilson will make their Broadway debuts alternating in the role of Little Michae…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:24PM
Monday, October 25, 2021

Chicken & Biscuits' Ebony Marshall-Oliver & Alana Raquel Bowers on Why Their Broadway Debuts Feel 'Like Coming Home' by Lindsey Sullivan

The family dramedy Chicken & Biscuits marks the Broadway debuts of both Ebony Marshall-Oliver and Alana Raquel Bowers. The performers met Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:03PM
Tuesday, October 19, 2021

I Interview Playwrights Part 1104: Andy Boyd by Adam Szymkowicz

Andy Boyd Hometown:  Phoenix, ArizonaCurrent Town:  Brooklyn, New YorkQ:  Tell me about Occupy Prescott. A:  Occupy Prescott play begins in the fall of 2011, when a libertarian rancher, …

SOURCE: ADAM SZYMKOWICZ at 01:29PM
Monday, October 18, 2021

Odds & Ends: Beanie Feldstein, Michaela Jaé Rodriguez & More Set for Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies) by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Beanie Feldstein & More Cast in Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies) Stage and screen stars Beanie Feldstein and Mi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:06PM

Odds & Ends: Michaela Jaé Rodriguez, Beanie Feldstein & More Set for Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies) by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Michaela Jaé Rodriguez & More Cast in Girls Can’t Shoot (& Other Lies) Stage and screen stars Michaela Jaé Rodr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM
Sunday, October 17, 2021

Candoco Dance Company review – it all just works, beautifully by Sanjoy Roy

Sadler’s Wells, LondonFascinating in its form, enigmatic in its meaning, this double bill is full of delights As a company of variously abled and disabled dancers, Candoco generally presen…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:54PM
Friday, October 8, 2021

@Home review – Didy Veldman explores where the heart is by Sanjoy Roy

Gulbenkian theatre, CanterburyActions speak louder than words as a talented cast take a guided tour of our most intimate relations Didy Veldman’s @Home grew around the idea of being “at…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:03PM
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Go Inside To Kill a Mockingbird's Powerful Reopening with Jeff Daniels & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Aaron Sorkin's stage adaptation of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird resumed performances at the Shubert Theatre on October 5, and what an evening it was. Sorkin addressed the audience pri…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:32AM
Saturday, October 2, 2021

Independent Artist Spotlight: Ani/MalayaWorks’ Nanay by Maria Dragone

Like water flows from a source, the performers of Nanay eb and flow through a ritualistic piece of movement research, revealing strong roots of womanhood and their own migrations as Filipinx…

SOURCE: fringearts.com at 10:17AM
Friday, September 24, 2021

Hangin' on 45th Street with the Cast of FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: https://bway.world/FLSInterview Broadway is about to feel the love again- the freestyle love, that is. Starting October 7, Freestyle Love Supreme, the beloved…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:12PM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

Luminosa review – an intimate night of close-up circus cabaret by Lyndsey Winship

Jacksons Lane, LondonA 10-strong troupe featuring trapeze artists and foot jugglers delivers a warm, sometimes silly and gloriously unglamorous show Tonight was supposed to be the grand reop…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:36PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Peaceophobia review – how to build a car and a community by Catherine Love

Oastler Market Car Park, BradfordBradford-based performers use their passion for modified motors to explore the challenges faced by Muslim men in Britain today There’s a striking moment in…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:03PM
Friday, September 10, 2021

Broadway Buskers Continue in Times Square by Sandi Durell

On behalf of the Times Square Alliance, Broadway Buskers continue the Alliance’s concert series celebrating the performers and singer-songwriters of the theater community at the Plazas …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:05AM
Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Broadway in a Box CD Review: A Chorus Line (OBCR - 1975) by JK

Broadway in a Box CD Review: A Chorus Line (OBCR - 1975) At Christmas a few years ago, Jeff gave me a copy of Broadway in a Box: The Essential Broadway Musicals Collection. He has now giv…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:18AM
Saturday, September 4, 2021

B&Me's Annual Labor Day Salute This Year Goes to Theater's Frontline Workers: Ushers by Broadwayandme

What a difference a year makes.                   Or doesn’t.  During the spring and summer evenings of 2020 we New Yorkers stood at our windows or out on the sidewalks to appla…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 10:24AM
Friday, September 3, 2021

Watch Camila Cabello, Billy Porter & Idina Menzel Join James Corden for Cinderella Crosswalk Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

It's time to head to the ball and celebrate the brand new movie musical Cinderella, which is now available to watch on Amazon Prime. The Camila Cabello-led adaptation of the classic tale als…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:42PM
Wednesday, September 1, 2021

Step Inside the First Day of Rehearsal with Aladdin Stars Michael Maliakel, Shoba Narayan & More by Lindsey Sullivan

The cast of Aladdin is getting ready to head back to Agrabah! The Broadway company began rehearsals this week for the show's reopening later this month. As previously announced, Aladdin will…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:54PM
Sunday, August 22, 2021

Curtain Up review – audience livens up poignant grab bag of short plays by Gareth Llŷr Evans

Theatr Clywd, MoldLetting the audience choose props and costumes adds both absurd and affecting possibilities to this selection of 15 new short plays Directed by Theatr Clwyd’s artistic di…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:42PM
Sunday, August 15, 2021

VIDEO: Sara Bareilles, Idina Menzel, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Perform Billy Joel's 'New York State of Mind'

The performers were shot and recorded in all 5 Boroughs in locations such as Birdland, the Brooklyn Museum, Columbia University, La Casita de Chema, Maimonides Park, NYU, Open Jar Studios, R…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:05AM
Sunday, August 8, 2021

Park Bench review – innovative show starts online and ends on stage by Kate Wyver

Park theatre, LondonTori-Allen Martin’s two-hander opens with the audience watching at home – then the second half is performed in person The concept is the strongest part of Tori Allen-…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:54PM
Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Watch These Dancers Take Manhattan with This Jubilant 'Moses Supposes' from Singin' in the Rain by Lindsey Sullivan

Five, six, seven, eight! American Dance Machine for the 21st Century has released its latest video, “Moses Supposes” from the movie Singin’ In The Rain, performed by eight terrific tap…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:32AM
Sunday, August 1, 2021

The Comedy of Errors review – a descent into farce by Clare Brennan

Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Garden theatre, Stratford-upon-AvonPhillip Breen’s RSC romp lacks a feel for Shakespeare’s text and fails its female characters – but this new open-air venue …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:36AM

The Revel Puck Circus review – down-to-earth acrobatics lack dramatic edge by Lyndsey Winship

Leyton Jubilee Park, LondonThis young circus outfit are evidently skilled, but need to work out how to give their show an arc The good stuff first: a young touring circus pitching their tent…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:36AM
Saturday, July 17, 2021

The Wake of Dorcas Kelly by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Early in the play, songs are sung by various members of the cast including the anachronistic “The House of the Rising Sun,” (sung twice) set in New Orleans in the twentieth century. The …

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 05:25PM
Thursday, July 1, 2021

Christy Altomare, Ethan Slater & More to Perform Live in Times Square as Part of Broadway Buskers by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway Buskers, the Times Square Alliance’s concert series celebrating the performers and singer-songwriters of the theater community, will return to the plazas of Times Square in antici…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54PM

Christy Altomare, Ethan Slater, Ryan Scott Oliver & More Announced for Broadway Buskers Concert Series

Broadway Buskers, Times Square Alliance’s concert series celebrating the performers and singer-songwriters of the theater community, will return to the Plazas of Times Square in antic…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:32PM

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