Thursday, August 24, 2017

Theatre

Specters of the Stage Enchant in ‘Ghost Light’

The glorious ghosts who walk the halls of the Claire Tow Theater at Lincoln Center have greasepaint in their ectoplasm, and they do hope you’ll like what they do. These wandering souls are doomed...

Petition Asks Theaters Not to Invite Chicago Critic to Shows Due to Racist Reviews

On Tuesday a Change.org petition created by the Chicago Theater Accountability Coalition called on theaters to stop inviting longtime Chicago Sun-Times theater critic Hedy Weiss to productions because “she is not willing to work...

John Cooper Will Re-Interprete Dostoevsky’s Notes From Underground Onstage

Dostoyevsky!   He’s good stuff.  He makes you think.  I do a lot of thinking . . . . but in London 2017  . . . thinking is out of fashion.`        John Cooper takes Dostoyevsky’s  `Underground...

Theater Communications Group National Conference to Take Place in St. Louis in 2018

“St. Louis has a vital and complex local subculture that emerges each from its historic repute as a gateway of Western enlargement and its cutting-edge position as a center of the new civil rights...

The First Shots Of Agatha Christie “Murder in the Orient Express” were published

On the Web, the first shots of the adaptation of the detective Agatha Christie "Murder in the Orient Express" were published. The main role, detective Hercule Poirot, in the film will play Kenneth Brana....

Anastasia: An Animated Favorite Makes Its Official Broadway Debut

Anastasia celebrates her Broadway homecoming tonight at the Broadhurst Theatrewhere the stage adaptation of the 1997 animated film makes its official debut. Christy Altomare leads the cast in the title role, opposite Derek Klena as...

Jake Gyllenhaal- and Annaleigh Ashford-Led Sunday Revival to obtain cast Album

The Jake Gyllenhaal- and Annaleigh Ashford-led Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Sunday inside the Park With George can be preserved on a forged recording and launched later this summer with the...

Public Theater Announces Free Public Works Musical Adaptation of As You Like It

The Public Theater will kick off the 2017-18 season in September with a free Public Works musical adaptation of As You Like It, adapted by Shaina Taub and Laurie Woolery, with music and lyrics...

Broadway Cares and Saks Fifth Avenue Host Broadway Performers at Easter Parade

Saks Fifth Avenue and Broadway Cares / Equity Fights Aids hosted a selection of musical performances from a multitude of Broadway shows outside the retailer's flagship location yesterday as part of the Saks Fifth...

Lincoln Center’s Oslo Comes to Broadway Under the Direction of Bartlett Sher

Lincoln Center Theater's production of J.T. Rogers' Oslo officially opens tonight at the Vivian Beaumont Theater. Tony winner Bartlett Sher (Fiddler on the Roof) directs the production, which began performances March 23. Described as a darkly...

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