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Review Roundup: HELLO (Again), DOLLY! with Donna MurphyReview Roundup: HELLO (Again), DOLLY! with Donna Murphy
Posted: Jul. 10, 2017


Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984
Posted: Jun. 22, 2017


Review Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High LineReview Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High Line
Posted: Jun. 22, 2017


Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on Roundabout Theatre's MARVIN'S ROOM- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on Roundabout Theatre's MARVIN'S ROOM
Posted: Jun. 29, 2017


Review Roundup: Sam Gold Brings HAMLET to The Public TheaterReview Roundup: Sam Gold Brings HAMLET to The Public Theater
Posted: Jul. 13, 2017


Review Roundup: Encores! Off-Center's ASSASSINSReview Roundup: Encores! Off-Center's ASSASSINS
Posted: Jul. 13, 2017


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Review Roundup: Jude Law Returns to the Stage in OBSESSIONReview Roundup: Jude Law Returns to the Stage in OBSESSION
Posted: Apr. 26, 2017


Review Roundup: There Will Be Sun! GROUNDHOG DAY- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: There Will Be Sun! GROUNDHOG DAY- All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 17, 2017


Review Roundup: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Opens its Doors - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Opens its Doors - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 23, 2017


Review Roundup: HELLO, DOLLY! Brings Bette Midler Back to Broadway - All the Reviews!Reviews: HELLO, DOLLY! Brings Bette Back to Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 20, 2017


Review Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the ReviewsReview Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway
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Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Lands on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Lands on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Mar. 12, 2017


Review Roundup: Sam Gold Brings HAMLET to The Public TheaterReview Roundup: Sam Gold Brings HAMLET to The Public Theater
July 13, 2017

The Public Theater presents Hamlet as part of its downtown summer season, featuring Golden Globe Award winner Oscar Isaac as the tormented Danish Prince. Directed by Tony Award winner Sam Gold, the production held its opening night tonight and the critics were in attendance.

Review Roundup: Encores! Off-Center's ASSASSINSReview Roundup: Encores! Off-Center's ASSASSINS
July 13, 2017

Encores! Off-Center kicks off the 2017 season with Assassins! The trigger-happy squad assembled for Assassins, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's carnival ride through the history of political violence, will star Steven Boyer(John Hinckley Jr.), Alex Brightman(Giuseppe Zangara), Victoria Clark(Sara Jane Moore), John Ellison Conlee (Charles Guiteau), Clifton Duncan (The Balladeer), Shuler Hensley (Leon Czolgosz), Ethan Lipton(The Proprietor), Erin Markey (Lynette 'Squeaky' Fromme), Steven Pasquale (John Wilkes Booth), Cory Michael Smith (Lee Harvey Oswald), and Danny Wolohan(Samuel Byck). Assassins will be directed by Anne Kauffman, with music direction by Chris Fenwick and choreography by Lorin Latarro.

Review Roundup: PIPELINE at Lincoln Center TheaterReview Roundup: PIPELINE at Lincoln Center Theater
July 11, 2017

Tasha Lawrence, Morocco Omari, Karen Pittman, Namir Smallwood, Jaime Lincoln Smith, and Heather Velazquez are featured in Lincoln Center Theater's production of Pipeline, a new play by Dominique Morisseau, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, which opened just last night, July 10, at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater (150 West 65 Street).

Review Roundup: HELLO (Again), DOLLY! with Donna MurphyReview Roundup: HELLO (Again), DOLLY! with Donna Murphy
July 10, 2017

Fresh off of the show's four Tony wins, Hello, Dolly! just welcomed two-time Tony Award-winner and one of Broadway's most treasured stars, Donna Murphy, stepping into the role of Dolly Gallagher Levi for Tuesday evening performances (Ms. Murphy will also take over the role during Ms. Midler's vacations.)

Review Roundup: Almeida Theatre's INKReview Roundup: Almeida Theatre's INK
July 6, 2017

Fleet Street. 1969. The Sun rises. James Graham's ruthless, red-topped new play Ink leads with the birth of this country's most influential newspaper - when a young and rebellious Rupert Murdoch asked the impossible and launched its first editor's quest, against all odds, to give the people what they want.

Review Roundup: THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS in the West EndReview Roundup: THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS in the West End
June 30, 2017

The new West End musical The Wind in the Willows features Rufus Hound as the amazing MR Toad, Simon Lipkin as Ratty, Craig Mather as Mole, Neil McDermott as Chief Weasel, with Denise Welch as Mrs Otter and Gary Wilmotas Badger. The show is currently playing at the London Palladium.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on Roundabout Theatre's MARVIN'S ROOM- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Critics Weigh in on Roundabout Theatre's MARVIN'S ROOM- All the Reviews!
June 29, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the Broadway premiere of Marvin's Room byScott McPhersondirected by Obie Award winnerAnne Kauffman, opening officially tonight, June 29, 2017.

Review Roundup: LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL, Starring Audra McDonald, Opens in the West EndReview Roundup: LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR & GRILL, Starring Audra McDonald, Opens in the West End
June 28, 2017

Last night, Audra McDonald, the Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award-winning singer and actress, made her long-awaited West End debut as jazz legend Billie Holiday in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill. Let's see what the critics had to say!

Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984
June 22, 2017

Adapted and directed by Icke and Macmillan,1984officially arrives in New York this evening on the heels of four wildly successful U.K. runs. The strictly limited engagement began performances on May 18, 2017, and tonight is opening night on Broadway at thenew Hudson Theatre.

Review Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High LineReview Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High Line
June 22, 2017

Seeing You, the new immersive experience from impresario Randy Weiner (Sleep No More, Queen of the Night) and avante garde choreographer Ryan Heffington (Sia's 'Chandelier' music video), opened last night, June 21, 2017, Off-Broadway at a former meat market under The High Line at 450 West 14th Street in the Meatpacking District of New York City.Let's see what the critics had to say...

Review Roundup: Jim Steinman's BAT OUT OF HELL Opens on the West EndReview Roundup: Jim Steinman's BAT OUT OF HELL Opens on the West End
June 20, 2017

Jim Steinman'sBat Out of Hell- The Musical is a romantic adventure about rebellious youth and passionate love, set against the backdrop of a post-cataclysmic city adrift from the mainland. Strat, the forever young leader of The Lost, has fallen for Raven, daughter of Falco, the tyrannical, ruler of Obsidian. The show made its world premiere tonight at the London Coliseum and the critics are weighing in.

Review Roundup: ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION World Premiere in SeattleReview Roundup: ROMY AND MICHELE'S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION World Premiere in Seattle
June 20, 2017

This summer, two of the quirkiest and most endearing best friends in pop culture will make their musical theater debut at The 5th Avenue Theatre in the World Premiereproduction of Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, running June 8-July 2, 2017.Based on the 1997 cult hit film, Romy and Michele will star Cortney Wolfson, who previously starred in Kinky Boots on Broadway, as Romy and Stephanie Renee Wall, who starred as Elsa in Disney's Frozen Live, as Michele alongside a sensational cast of locally and nationally acclaimed actors.BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the duo in costume below!

Review Roundup: New York City Opera's ANGELS IN AMERICAReview Roundup: New York City Opera's ANGELS IN AMERICA
June 14, 2017

New York City Opera concludes the season with the eagerly anticipated New York premiere of Peter Eotvos's Angels in America, based on the play by Tony Kushner.

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on JULIUS CAESAR's Reign at Shakespeare in the ParkReview Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on JULIUS CAESAR's Reign at Shakespeare in the Park
June 13, 2017

The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production ofJulius Caesar, directed byOskar Eustis, is in performances now and runs through Sunday, June 18. See the critics reaction below!


Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE at La Jolla PlayhouseReview Roundup: Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE at La Jolla Playhouse
June 8, 2017

Escape to Margaritaville includes brand new music, specifically written for the musical by Jimmy Buffett, along with many of his hit songs that are near-and-dear to fans' hearts. Take a look at photos from the show below!

Review Roundup: Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGINGReview Roundup: Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGING
June 6, 2017

MCC Theater presents the American Premiere of the play The End of Longing, a new play written by and starring 'Friends' star Matthew Perry in his NYC playwriting and stage acting debuts. Joining Perry is'Once Upon a Time' and 'House' star Jennifer Morrison alongside stage and television regulars Quincy Dunn-Baker and Sue Jean Kim.

Review Roundup: ANNIE Returns to the West End - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: ANNIE Returns to the West End - All the Reviews!
June 6, 2017

Last night,Nikolai Foster's revival ofAnnieopened at the Piccadilly Theatre in London's West End. The production stars Miranda Hart as Miss Hannigan,Alex Bourneas Daddy Warbucks,Holly Dale SpencerasGrace Farrell,Jonny Finesas Rooster andDjalenga Scottas Lily.

Review Roundup: ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air TheatreReview Roundup: ON THE TOWN at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
June 1, 2017

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's 2017 season opens with the musical On the Town, directed and choreographed by Drew McOnie. With music by Leonard Bernstein and book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, including the hit song 'New York, New York', On the Town will be the biggest dance musical ever staged at the Open Air Theatre.

Review Roundup: Robert Schenkkan's BUILDING THE WALL Opens Off-BroadwayReview Roundup: Robert Schenkkan's BUILDING THE WALL Opens Off-Broadway
May 26, 2017

BUILDING THE WALL, the new play by Pulitzer and Tony winner Robert Schenkkan (All The Way, Hacksaw Ridge - Academy Award nominee The Kentucky Cycle), opened in its New York premiere on May 21st at New World Stages for a limited engagement through July 9, 2017. Let's see what the critics had to say...



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