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Alexandra Silber, Frances Ruffelle & More Set for NELL GWYNN Reading Photo Alexandra Silber, Frances Ruffelle & More Set for NELL GWYNN Reading
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 13, 2019

The Acting Company (Founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley; Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) announced casting today for the next reading in the 23rd John McDonald Salon Reading Series, Jessica Swale's Olivier Award-winning, music-filled comedy Nell Gwynn. The reading will take place on Monday, June 24 at 7 PM at the Mainstage Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 W. 42nd Street, New York, NY). Tickets are available now online at www.theactingcompany.org.

Summer Theatre Of New Canaan Presents THE LIGHT PRINCESS Photo Summer Theatre Of New Canaan Presents THE LIGHT PRINCESS
by Stephi Wild - Jun 12, 2019

The Summer Theatre of New Canaan, recognized by theatre reviewers as one of Connecticut's premier professional summer theatres, opens its first production of the summer season, The Light Princess, in its new downtown New Canaan theatre location on Saturday, June 22nd at 3pm. A New York Times Critics' pick family and children's show, the Light Princess is a whimsical musical tale of a Princess who is cursed to have no gravity. The King and Queen must find the Princess' gravity before her 16th birthday. Based on the short story by George MacDonald, The Light Princess is written for younger audiences, but is also a joy for adults. Children will love the music, characters and seeing the light princess float over the stage!

C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage Photo C.S. LEWIS ONSTAGE: THE MOST RELUCTANT CONVERT Comes to The Broad Stage
by Stephi Wild - Jun 7, 2019

Following its acclaimed 2018 national tour, C.S. Lewis Onstage: The Most Reluctant Convert starring Max McLean as C.S. Lewis has eleven performances at The Broad Stage Thursday, July 11 to Sunday, July 21 (press opening is Friday, July 12). The play is presented in Santa Monica by Fellowship for Performing Arts, the producers of The Screwtape Letters and The Great Divorce.

Peter Francis James, Cara Ricketts And More Will Star In The Acting Company's Reading Photo Peter Francis James, Cara Ricketts And More Will Star In The Acting Company's Reading Of WAIT UNTIL DARK
by Stephi Wild - May 10, 2019

The Acting Company (Founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley; Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) announced casting today for the second reading in the 23rd John McDonald Salon Reading Series, Frederick Knott's classic thriller Wait Until Dark. The reading will take place on Monday, May 20 at 7 PM at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 W. 42nd Street, New York, NY). Tickets are available now online at www.theactingcompany.org.

Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents THE LIGHT PRINCESS Photo Maryland Ensemble Theatre Presents THE LIGHT PRINCESS
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 17, 2019

Maryland Ensemble Theatre's (MET) family theatre, The Fun Company is proud to present The Light Princess. In this adaptation of George MacDonald's classic, a mischievous and spirited troupe of performers tell the tale of a little girl who just happens to be a princess, who was put under a magic spell that left her weightless. The efforts of the baffled royal family to 'bring her back down to earth' are at times humorous and never quite successful until a wandering prince happens by. Could he be the one to break the spell of the evil Princess Makemnoit who has devilish plans to drain the lake, which is the only thing that brings the princess joy?

Dana Ivey, Michael Hayden And More Join Acting Company's Reading Of WATCH ON THE RHIN Photo Dana Ivey, Michael Hayden And More Join Acting Company's Reading Of WATCH ON THE RHINE
by Julie Musbach - Feb 20, 2019

The Acting Company announced today initial casting for the first reading in the 23rd John McDonald Salon Reading Series, Lillian Hellman's acclaimed drama Watch on the Rhine.

World Premiere Of THE ANTISCIANS, Opens August 3rd At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Photo World Premiere Of THE ANTISCIANS, Opens August 3rd At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2018

Inspired by the George MacDonald fairy tale, The Day Boy And The Night Girl. A warlock named Watho, seized by the madness of grief, raises two girls in isolation. When the girls meet for the first time, they're challenged by their differences and strengthened by their decisions to overcome them. Told through an enchanting fusion of spoken word, dance and physical storytelling, The Antiscians is a mesmerizing rendering of grief, desire and the strengths of our diversity.

EDINBURGH 2018: BWW Q&A- The Antiscians Photo EDINBURGH 2018: BWW Q&A- The Antiscians
by Natalie O'Donoghue - Jul 30, 2018

BWW catches up with Ryan Napier and Courtney Oliphant to chat about bringing The Antiscians to the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

World Premiere Of THE ANTISCIANS, Opens August 3rd At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Photo World Premiere Of THE ANTISCIANS, Opens August 3rd At The Edinburgh Festival Fringe
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2018

Inspired by the George MacDonald fairy tale, The Day Boy And The Night Girl. A warlock named Watho, seized by the madness of grief, raises two girls in isolation. When the girls meet for the first time, they're challenged by their differences and strengthened by their decisions to overcome them. Told through an enchanting fusion of spoken word, dance and physical storytelling, The Antiscians is a mesmerizing rendering of grief, desire and the strengths of our diversity.

Trevor Dion Nicholas Set For Tori Amos's THE LIGHT PRINCESS IN CONCERT Photo Trevor Dion Nicholas Set For Tori Amos's THE LIGHT PRINCESS IN CONCERT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2018

Club 11 London & Alex Parker Theatre Company in partnership announce that joining Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser in The Light Princess in Concert is TREVOR DION NICHOLAS [Genie in Aladdin - West End] who will be playing the part of KING DARIUS on  Sunday 1st July 2018 at Cadogan Hall.

Further Casting Announced For THE LIGHT PRINCESS In Concert At Cadogan Hall Photo Further Casting Announced For THE LIGHT PRINCESS In Concert At Cadogan Hall
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2018

Club 11 London & Alex Parker Theatre Company in partnership are excited to announce further casting for The Light Princess in Concert, featuring already announced Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser, at Cadogan Hall at 630pm, Sunday 1st July 2018, directed by Paul Foster and musical direction under Alex Parker.

Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser to Perform THE LIGHT PRINCESS in Concert Photo Rosalie Craig and Hadley Fraser to Perform THE LIGHT PRINCESS in Concert
by Stephi Wild - Feb 16, 2018

Club 11 London and Alex Parker Theatre Company today announce The Light Princess from Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson will receive its first ever concert performance this summer. Rosalie Craig reprises her role of Althea, for which she won the Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Musical Performance,and Hadley Fraser will play Digby with further casting to be announced. Directed by Paul Foster, the concert takes place at Cadogan Hall on Sunday 1st July 2018.

Jumping Jack Theater Partners with Pittsburgh Cultural Trust for Multi-Sensory THE LIGHT PRINCESS
by BWW News Desk - May 5, 2017

Jumping Jack Theater Artistic Director Stephen Santa and Executive Director Rebecca Covert announced today the creative team and cast for a multi-sensory stage adaptation of George MacDonald's Scottish fairy tale, The Light Princess, directed by Santa.

Arden Children's Theatre's THE LIGHT PRINCESS Opens in Previews Next Week
by Julie Musbach - Mar 27, 2017

Arden Theatre Company presents the world premiere of THE LIGHT PRINCESS, adapted from the story by George MacDonald, with book and lyrics by Tony Lawton and original music by Alex Bechtel. Steve Pacek directs. It runs from April 5 - May 28, 2017 on the Arden's F. Otto Haas stage at 40 N. 2nd Street in Philadelphia.

GYPSY, 'FROG & TOAD' and More Set for Arden Theatre Company's 2016-17 Season
by Tyler Peterson - Mar 10, 2016

Arden Theatre Company announces their 2016/2017 Season, and continues their mission to present great stories by great storytellers.

Mary Poppins bis Hamilton - Neue Cast Recordings in 2015
by Iris Moebius - Jan 11, 2016

Wir haben hier einen √úberblick uber Neuerscheinungen aus dem letzten Jahr zusammengestellt. Bei den Broadway - und West End CDs haben wir uns auf diejenigen beschrankt, die in Deutschland uber amazon oder iTunes verfugbar sind, was leider nicht immer der Fall ist (auch wenn fast alle neuen Produktionen auf CD verewigt werden).

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Debuts at #2 on Billboard Broadway Chart
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 23, 2015

The next chapter in Tori Amos' trailblazing career, THE LIGHT PRINCESS musical cast recording was released October 9 on Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics.

Tori Amos Wants to Bring THE LIGHT PRINCESS to Broadway
by Jessica Khan - Oct 12, 2015

The cast recording of Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's musical THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which originally premiered in 2013 at the National Theatre in London, was released last week. But Amos has even bigger plans for the show.

FIRST LISTEN: 'Darkest Hour' from THE LIGHT PRINCESS Cast Album, Out Today
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 9, 2015

Below, get a first listen to Tori Amos' performance of 'Darkest Hour' from the Original Cast Recording of THE LIGHT PRINCESS, a musical by Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson.

Tori Amos' THE LIGHT PRINCESS Cast Recording Released Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2015

The Mercury Classics/Universal Music Classics cast recording of Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson's THE LIGHT PRINCESS, which premiered in 2013 at the National Theatre in London, is available today, October 9, 2015.

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