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Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD
Posted: Feb. 9, 2017


Review Roundup: Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!
Posted: Feb. 23, 2017


Review Roundup: SIGNIFICANT OTHER Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SIGNIFICANT OTHER Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!
Posted: Mar. 2, 2017


Review Roundup: Critics Attend the Tale of SWEENEY TODD at Barrow Street TheatreReview Roundup: Critics Attend the Tale of SWEENEY TODD at Barrow Street Theatre
Posted: Mar. 1, 2017


Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!
Posted: Feb. 9, 2017


Review Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia RacetteReview Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia Racette
Posted: Feb. 24, 2017


LAST 365 DAYS

Review Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway - All the ReviewsReview Roundup: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Opens on Broadway
Posted: Dec. 4, 2016


Review Roundup: OH, HELLO Opens on BroadwayReview Roundup: OH, HELLO Opens on Broadway
Posted: Oct. 10, 2016


Review Roundup: NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on BroadwayReview Roundup: GREAT COMET OF 1812 Opens on Broadway
Posted: Nov. 14, 2016


Review Roundup: TUCK EVERLASTING Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: TUCK EVERLASTING Opens on Broadway!
Posted: Apr. 26, 2016


Review Roundup: CATS Returns to Broadway- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: CATS Returns to Broadway- All the Reviews!
Posted: Jul. 31, 2016


Review Roundup: WAITRESS Opens on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: WAITRESS on Broadway - All the Reviews!
Posted: Apr. 25, 2016


Review Roundup: FALSETTOS Opens on BroadwayReviews: FALSETTOS Opens on Broadway
Posted: Oct. 27, 2016


Review Roundup: World Premiere of SOUSATZKA in Toronto - All The Reviews!Review Roundup: World Premiere of SOUSATZKA in Toronto - All The Reviews!
March 24, 2017

The reportedly Broadway-bound, world premiere engagement of SOUSATZKA, with book byCraig Lucas, music byDavid Shire, and lyrics byRichard Maltby, Jr., based on the original novel 'MadameSousatzka' by Bernice Rubens, opened last night in Toronto!Directed byAdrian Nobleand choreographed byGraciela Daniele, the production starsVictoria Clark,Montego Glover,Judy KayeandJordan Barrow.

Review Roundup: The Heat is On! The First Broadway Revival of MISS SAIGON- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: The Heat is On! The First Broadway Revival of MISS SAIGON- All the Reviews!
March 23, 2017

Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schonberg's legendary musicalMiss Saigonopens tonight, March 23rd, at The Broadway Theatre (1681 Broadway), where the original production ofMiss Saigonopened on April 11, 1991.Miss Saigonwill play a limited engagement through January 13, 2018, before launching a North American tour. See all the reviews as they roll in!

Review Roundup: David Byrne's JOAN OF ARC: INTO THE FIRE Opens at the Public TheaterReview Roundup: David Byrne's JOAN OF ARC: INTO THE FIRE Opens at the Public Theater
March 15, 2017

The Public Theater's world premiere ofJoan of Arc: Into the Fire, with book, music, and lyrics byDavid Byrne, choreography bySteven Hoggett, and directed byAlex Timbers, officially opens tonight andBroadwayWorld has all the reviews as they roll in!

Review Roundup: Arthur Miller's THE PRICE Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Arthur Miller's THE PRICE Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!
March 16, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company welcomesMark Ruffalo,Tony Shalhoub,Jessica HechtandDanny DeVitoin a new Broadway production ofArthur Miller'sThe Price, directed bySteppenwolf TheatreCompany co-founder,Terry Kinney, opening officially tonightat the American Airlines Theatre (227 West 42nd Street)

Review Roundup: BAT OUT OF HELL Opens at Manchester Opera HouseReview Roundup: BAT OUT OF HELL Opens at Manchester Opera House
March 15, 2017

Jim Steinman's Bat 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. Bat Out of Hell runs in Manchester until 8 April, with a world premiere at the London Coliseum from 5 June to 22 July.

Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Lands on Broadway - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Lands on Broadway - All the Reviews!
March 12, 2017

COME FROM AWAY opens tonight on Broadway, officially sharing the tale of a remarkable little town in Newfoundland with theatre goers.

Review Roundup: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Starring Imelda Staunton and Conleth HillReview Roundup: WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? Starring Imelda Staunton and Conleth Hill
March 10, 2017

Imelda StauntonandConleth Hillstar in a new production of multi Tony and Pulitzer prize-winning playwrightEdward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? directed byJames MacDonald.

Review Roundup: THE GLASS MENAGERIE, with Sally Field & Joe Mantello- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: THE GLASS MENAGERIE, with Sally Field & Joe Mantello- All the Reviews!
March 9, 2017

The revival of The Glass Menagerie opens tonight, March 9, at the Belasco Theatre, starring two-time Academy Award winner Sally Field and two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello, joined by Finn Wittrock and Madison Ferris in the revival of Tennessee Williams' iconic play. Tony winner Sam Gold directs.

Review Roundup: SIGNIFICANT OTHER Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SIGNIFICANT OTHER Opens on Broadway- All the Reviews!
March 2, 2017

Significant Other, the new American play by playwrightJoshua Harmon(Bad Jews) and directed byTrip Cullman(Yen, Six Degrees of Separation), officially opens tonight, March 2, at The Booth Theatre (222 West 45th St.).

Review Roundup: Critics Attend the Tale of SWEENEY TODD at Barrow Street TheatreReview Roundup: Critics Attend the Tale of SWEENEY TODD at Barrow Street Theatre
March 1, 2017

The Tooting Arts Club production ofSweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street welcomes the stars of the original London incarnation of the production,Jeremy Secomb(asSweeney Todd), Siobhan McCarthy (as Mrs. Lovett),Duncan Smith(as Judge Turpin) andJoseph Taylor(as Tobias), reprising their performances for New York audiences.

Review Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia RacetteReview Roundup: LA Opera's SALOME, Starring Patricia Racette
February 24, 2017

Placido Domingo andLA Opera presents Richard Strauss'sSalome,conducted by Music Director James Conlon. A revival of the production originally staged by Sir Peter Hall during the company's inaugural season,Salomestars soprano Patricia Racette in the title role, her fifth leading role in Los Angeles. Performances run February 18 through March 19.

Review Roundup: Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Jake Gyllenhaal and Annaleigh Ashford in SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH GEORGE- All the Reviews!
February 23, 2017

Academy Award nominee Jake Gyllenhaal (in his Broadway musical debut) and Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford lead the all-star cast of an extremely limited engagement of Stephen Sondheim and George Lapine's, 'Sunday in the Park with George'.

Review Roundup: Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's THE GIRLS at Phoenix TheatreReview Roundup: Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's THE GIRLS at Phoenix Theatre
February 22, 2017

THE GIRLS, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth, Calendar Girls, opened last night, Tuesday 21 February, at the Phoenix Theatre in London's West End, where it had previewed from 28 January 2017.

Review Roundup: THE WILD PARTY at the Other Palace - Updated!Review Roundup: THE WILD PARTY at the Other Palace - Updated!
February 21, 2017

Set against a backdrop of Manhattan decadence and 1920's excess, The Wild Party tells the story of Queenie and Burrs, a Vaudeville showgirl and a Vaudeville clown whose relationship is marked by vicious behaviour and recklessness. In an attempt to salvage their toxic union, they decide to throw a party to end all parties.

Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!Review Roundup: BIG RIVER Opens the 2017 Season at Encores!
February 9, 2017

First up in Encores! 2017 season is Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the Tony Award-winning musical based onMark Twain's classic American novel. Big River will starNicholas Barasch,Patrice Covington,Andrew Cristi,Wayne Duvall,Mike Evariste,Charlie Franklin,Annie Golden, Katherine A. Guy,Megan Masako Haley,Adrianna Hicks,Zachary Infante,Gizel Jimenez,Andrew Kruep,John-Michael Lyles,Cass Morgan,Tom Nelis,David Pittu,Tom Alan Robbins,Horace V. Rogers,Kyle Scatliffe,Christopher Sieber, andLauren Worsham.

Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Glenn Close Returns to SUNSET BOULEVARD- All the Reviews!
February 9, 2017

Acclaimed actressGlenn Closehas headed back to Broadway to play the iconic role of faded Hollywood star Norma Desmond inAndrew Lloyd Webber's musicalSunset Boulevard, which won her a Tony in 1995.

Review Roundup: Charlotte Maltby as 'Maria' in New SOUND OF MUSIC TourReview Roundup: Charlotte Maltby as 'Maria' in New SOUND OF MUSIC Tour
January 30, 2017

The lavish new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, directed by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, featuresCharlotte Maltbyas the new Maria Rainer, who began her national tour debut on January 3.

Review Roundup: August Wilson's JITNEY- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: August Wilson's JITNEY- All the Reviews!
January 19, 2017

The long-awaited Broadway debut ofAugust Wilson'sJitney, directed by Tony Award winnerRuben Santiago-Hudson(The Piano Lesson, Seven Guitars, Gem of the Ocean), opens tonight at MTC'sSamuel J. FriedmanTheatre (261 West 47th Street).

Review Roundup: Harold Prince's CANDIDE at NYC Opera- Updated!Review Roundup: Harold Prince's CANDIDE at NYC Opera- Updated!
January 11, 2017

Leonard Bernstein's Candide, directed by legend Broadway visionary Harold Prince was presented by the New York City Opera, opening January 6th and running through January 14th.

Review Roundup: Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh-Led THE PRESENT- All the Reviews!Review Roundup: Cate Blanchett and Richard Roxburgh-Led THE PRESENT- All the Reviews!
January 8, 2017

Andrew Upton's new adaptation of Anton Chekhov's first play, Platonov, The Presentopens tonightat the Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th Street) for a limited engagement through Sunday, March 19, 2017. THE PRESENT features the Sydney Theatre Company cast of 13, each making their Broadway debut, including Cate Blanchett (Anna) and Richard Roxburgh (Mikhail).



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