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John Kander and Greg Pierce present their dark new musical at Vineyard…
02.23 / 02:31
theatermania.com
Tony Award-winner Reed Birney stars in the New York premiere of 'Man From Nebraska,' a 2003 play by Tracy Letts, author of 'August: Osage County.' read…
02.23 / 02:02
hollywoodreporter.com
The visuals are gorgeous in 3-D Theatricals' production of the infrequently produced "Once on This Island." Costuming, lighting, choreography - everything that appeals to the eye gets a lavish treatment in this lively, charming show.Unfortunately, at least on opening night, too many of the voices sounded off-pitch and the lyrics were too often…
02.23 / 00:56
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The lineup includes works by Thomas Bradshaw, Dominique Morisseau, Sarah DeLappe, Jordan Harrison, and Young Jean…
02.22 / 23:51
americantheatre.org
The season will include comedies, dramas, and a…
02.22 / 23:51
americantheatre.org
WILKES-BARRE — A celebrated stage comedy aims to show Northeastern Pennsylvania that failing at adultery can be funny. The Walnut Street Theater Company of Philadelphia will perform Neil Simon’s ‘Last of the Red Hot Lovers’ at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 at the F.M. Kirby Center. The Tony Award-winning story follows middle-aged, mild mannered Barney Cashman…
02.22 / 23:06
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The man can sing! Jake Gyllenhaal is set to take on the iconic role of George in the new Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George that will play at the The post Jake Gyllenhaal shows off his voice in rehearsals for new Broadway job (Video) appeared first on Th…
02.22 / 23:03
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The Broadway adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada will see a couple of important people at its helm. First, behind the writer’s desk, will be Paul Rudnick, whose resume includes Jeffrey and I Hate Hamlet. The post Elton John composing music for ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ Broadway musical appeared first on TheC…
02.22 / 23:03
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Sebastian and Kathryn are reuniting at their old stomping grounds in New York City for Cruel Intentions: The Musical this February. The run for the Big Apple premiere will take The post Look for ‘Cruel Intentions’ musical set in New York! appeared first on…
02.22 / 23:03
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The popular Broadway musical Hamilton, which usually garners nothing but praise, is actually receiving some backlash for its alleged hiring practice of “non-white” actors; such practices are illegal in New York The post Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’ could vilolate law for seeking ‘non-white’ actors appeared first on TheCelebrity…
02.22 / 23:03
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Halley Feiffer's dramatic comedy A Funny Thing Happened... will make its West Coast…
02.22 / 23:03
theatermania.com
The revival of Stephen Sondheim's musical opens tomorrow, February…
02.22 / 23:03
theatermania.com
By Ryan Leeds Near the end of playwright Cándido Tirado’s well-crafted play Fish Men, one of his characters looks offstage, reflecting on the events that have just occurred. “People are stories,” says Ninety-Two. (Ed Setrakian) “You see them walking down the street, but you’d never know what events have affected their lives.” Indeed, every person […]…
02.22 / 22:49
thebroadwayblog.com
How veterans who leave the theatre of war are finding expression in another kind of…
02.22 / 22:40
americantheatre.org
In 'Queens for a Year,' the playwright dramatized the culture of silence around military sexual assault via five generations of warrior…
02.22 / 22:40
americantheatre.org
War may feel like an abstraction to many of us, but the theatre can give its realities flesh and…
02.22 / 22:40
americantheatre.org
Psychological trauma is the subject of most plays about service members. Does this represent most veterans’ reality, or does it further complicate their r…
02.22 / 22:40
americantheatre.org
From the Vietnam War to Iraq, the two playwrights have each written play trilogies about war's effect on its…
02.22 / 22:40
americantheatre.org
Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Rachel Bloom’s Not Just Crazy; She’s Most Likely To Murder We’re not sure what’s up with Rachel Bloom and adjectives, but the Crazy Ex-Girlfriend mastermind is set to star in the forthcoming film Most Likely to Murder. According to Deadline, Bloom will star alongside The Mindy Project’s Adam Pally in the dark comedy, which centers on Billy (Pally), a former high school popular kid who returns to…
02.22 / 22:37
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Sometimes a little video comes along that manages to cheer you on a dreary Wednesday, inspire you to be better and give you all the good feels. Meet Sheila Rozann, an 88-year-old ballet teacher for ... Continue reading → The post This 88-Year-Old Ballet Teacher Has Life Lessons For Us All appeared first on Dance Teacher…
02.22 / 22:37
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