"I would argue that the key to diversity should be addressed at the very top: commercial theatre. It has a responsibility to showcase BAME performers in leading roles in order to show the merits of, and then to offer, diverse casting in mainstream productions."
Maryann Plunkett, who played Barbara Apple in Richard Nelson’s quartet “The Apple Family Plays,” at the Public Theatre, and is now appearing as Mary Gabriel in “The Gabriels,” also at the Public, first heard about Nelson’s idea for a...Show More Summary
Any reason is a good reason to visit Laemmle’s NoHo 7 Theatre in North Hollywood. Whatever film is playing, you
Reese Witherspoon is all smiles as she arrives at the premiere of the new film Sing on Saturday (December 3) at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. The 40-year-old actress was joined on the red carpet by her family – including lookalike daughter Ava Phillippe, 17, husband Jim Toth, and sons Deacon, 13, and Tennessee, [...]
Marvel just dropped the first full trailer for 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2' and it looks amazing! 'Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 2' arrives in theatres on May 5, 2017. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
Most people know George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion through its musical adaptation My Fair Lady. Fortunately, thanks to Shawn Douglass’ elegant direction and two phenomenal leads in Nick Sandys and Kelsey Bernnan, not to mention excellent...Show More Summary
A flop so bad it gave us a great reaction .@OU_MBBall pic.twitter.com/27W2qWqdnZ — Wisconsin Basketball (@BadgerMBB) December 3, 2016 Flops can work at times for a basketball player. Other times, though they’re so egregiously theatrical that you can’t help but grimace at the attempt. Show More Summary
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Dec. 2, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Karl Denson's Tiny Universe at Neighborhood Theatre • OTC Improv at Fort Mill Community...Show More Summary
"We tell stories. As directors, we stand beside speakers with narratives other than our own and ask them to tell us what they see so we can build a telling of that narrative with sufficient doors and windows for an audience of wild multiplicity to all walk inside a shared moment of human condition. Samuel […]
by Christopher Frizzelle Diana Huey plays Ariel in the 5th Avenue Theatre's production. She's phenomenal. Mark Kitaoka Moment I died of happiness. When Prince Eric gets tossed off a ship in act one and falls into the ocean. The easy way to stage this would be for him to be tossed off the ship and then to cut to Ariel tending to him on the beach. Show More Summary
In Sophocles' Electra at Court Theatre, Director Seret Scott makes all of the over-the-top grandeur and affectation work. The talented cast goes huge, creating a beautiful exploration into the monstrous depths of the human soul. Highly Recommended! (read Catey Sullivan's entire review....)
When I first heard The 5th Avenue Theatre was mounting a production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid, I prepared myself to write a somewhat cynical and sarcastic review lamenting the Disneyfication of musical theater. However, after watching The Little Mermaid’s opening night preview, I am reluctantly unable to do much more than just praise the [...]Show More Summary
Almost a year and a half after its summer 2015 open in Broadway's Richard Rodgers Theatre, Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton remains a ticket so hot that the next batch of open seats is for a block of shows in November of 2017. For many, to love Hamilton is to admire it ... More »
It’s not the new Harry Potter movie you might have wanted, but it’s pretty darn close, and now it’s coming pretty darn closer than the famed east end theatre district of London. You may have read – or more likely devoured – the book version of the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Part I and […]
Steep Theatre has announced the cast of the first professional U.S. production of Mike Bartlett's "Earthquakes in London." Bartlett's epic time-spanning play, set as environmental apocalypse draws near, will feature company members Lucy Carapetyan, Patricia Donegan, Alex Gillmor, Nick Horst, Cindy...
The two-part play will premiere in a customized Lyric Theatre in spring 2018.
Hundreds of Hamilfans gathered at the Richard Rodgers Theatre Thursday lunchtime
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is inching closer to world domination. Sonia Friedman and Colin Callender, producers of the London stage play, have confirmed they are in advanced talks with the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) to take...Show More Summary
This one goes out to all the sweet, camp kids of the world who put on living room theatre productions for their parents. Alfie is one such kid, and if he doesn't leave you smiling from ear to ear, well, you're officially a vegetable person. Show More Summary