Monday, February 24, 2020

Six-Part Cycle Steel, by Three-Time Tony Winner Mark Rylance, in Development from Guthrie Theater & A.R.T. by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Mark Rylance will bring to life the Age of Steel between the Civil War and World War I with a newly-in-development play series titled Steel. The six-part play, co-writ…

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

The Upstart Crow review – a sitcom ripe for a theatrical remake by Holly Williams

Gielgud, LondonDavid Mitchell makes a rollicking stage debut as the Bard in this bawdy adaptation of Ben Elton’s BBC series Of all the sitcoms to be turned into a stage show, Upstart Crow …

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Kathleen Simmonds by Zack Calhoon

Kathleen Simmonds is an Australian actress, filmmaker and reformed corporate lawyer based in New York. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts from the Actors Studio Drama School and is a Lifetime …

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Twelfth Night, Greenwich Theatre Studio by Nina Cave

Twelfth Night, Greenwich Theatre Studio 1.0stars It is a crowded auditorium buzzing with noise and expectation. The small space is intimate, however, the seats aren’t in any way tiered and…

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

NEWS: Shakespeare’s Globe announces its summer season 2020 by Press Releases

Shakespeare’s Globe’s summer season 2020 will include Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, Much Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Night and Antony & Cleopatra.

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Two River Theater presents Shakespeare’s ‘Twelfth Night’ by Cameron Kelsall

Two River Theater’s production of ‘Twelfth Night’ is visually appealing but tonally unbalanced. Cameron Kelsall reviews.

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Sunday, January 19, 2020

‘Asks some refreshing questions’: TWELFTH NIGHT – Brockley Jack Studio Theatre by Liz Dyer

As a slightly weary Twelfth Night veteran, personally I enjoyed this more sombre adaptation of the play, which remains accessible to newcomers while offering a fresh perspective to those who…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Charming ‘Leading Ladies’ pleases at Vienna Theatre Company by Darby Dejarnette

Leading Ladies is a charming little farce written by Ken Ludwig. Directed by Eleanore Tapscott, this production at Vienna Theatre Company is sure to be a popular, audience-pleasing productio…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The Australian Shakespeare Company presents Twelfth Night Under the Stars this summer by Peter J Snee

Join Viola, Duke Orsino and Countess Olivia in their ever-complicated love triangle on stage under the stars this summer in

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Blues hockey legend Bernie Federko crowned Rex of Soulard Mardi Gras by Valerie Schremp Hahn St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Monday was Twelfth Night, the official start of the Mardi Gras Season. The Grand Parade on Feb. 22 will have a Blues theme.

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Monday, January 6, 2020
Saturday, December 21, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Sam Helfrich by Zack Calhoon

Sam Helfrich’s credits include Chasing Rainbows: The Road to Oz, Benny & Joon, Half Time, The Outsider, Annie, New Voices (Paper Mill Playhouse); In The Closet (Theatre Row); Twelfth N…

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Friday, December 13, 2019
Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Midsommer Flight's Twelfth Night offers hijinks and insight by Kerry Reid

The beautiful Lincoln Park Conservatory setting is just one reason to see this returning production. William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night is only nominally a holi…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

Tony Winner René Auberjonois, Known for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Dies at 79 by Caitlin Moynihan

Stage and screen star René Auberjonois, who earned a Tony Award for his featured turn in 1970's Coco, passed away on December 8, according to The New York Times. The cause was metastatic lu…

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019

High School Production of TARZAN Canceled Due to Racism Concerns

Alexander Hamilton High School has canceled auditions for Tarzan, amid racism concerns. It will now stage the Shakespeare in the Park musical adaptation of 'Twelfth Night,' in its place. 

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Saturday, November 30, 2019

Review: The accent is on the hilarious at the Denver Center’s “Twelfth Night” by Lisa Kennedy, The Know

Tom Hagerman of Denver-based band DeVotchKa composed the original music for the show.

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Friday, November 29, 2019

Conference Call: Ty Autry and James Cougar Canfield: "The Christmas Carol: A Queer Fantasia" at Access Theater by Adam Rothenberg

The holiday season is in full swing! I’m fa-la-la-la-laing with glee about the world premiere of The Christmas Carol: A Queer Fantasia, an updated production of the Charles Dickens’ Chri…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Joey McIntyre Will Star in Twelfth Night at Two River Theater by Andrew Gans

Former New York Magazine critic Sara Holdren will direct the production, which features original songs by The Lobbyists.

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Mark Rylance to Star in World Premiere Semmelweiss at Bristol Old Vic by Andy Lefkowitz

Three-time Tony-winning actor Mark Rylance will head the cast of the world premiere play Semmelweiss next year at the Bristol Old Vic, according to The Stage. Tom Morris will direct the new…

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Joseph Bricker by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Michael Wolfe) Joseph Bricker is a Los Angeles-based actor/writer. Originally from the midwest, he grew up cornfed, so he got big and strong. Just kidding. He's wiry and from the …

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Friday, November 8, 2019
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Tuesday, October 29, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Laura Benanti Host Broadway Stands Up For Freedom Gala

Last night, Tony Award-winning actress Laura Benanti hosted and performed at the 17th annual BROADWAY STANDS UP FOR FREEDOM concert. She was joined by Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara (Kiss…

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Friday, October 18, 2019
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

One That Got Away: The History Boys by JK

The good news is that the entire original cast of The History Boys was in the wonderful film version of this Olivier and Tony Award-winning play by Alan Bennett. The bad news is that I miss…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Spotlight On...Dani Franco by Michael Block

Name: Dani FrancoHometown: Raised in Colombia Born in VenezuelaEducation: Theater major degree In Casa del Teatro Nacional in Bogota/Colombia and acting for film and TV in New York conservat…

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