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Abbey Theatre Announces Winter Season Photo Abbey Theatre Announces Winter Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

Directors of the Abbey Theatre, Graham McLaren and Neil Murray, today announced two productions set to delight audiences this winter. The first, a major new Abbey Theatre production, from the Irish canon, of Drama at Inish; followed by Collapsing Horse's A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, a magical show for all the family.

Photo Flash: First Look at Young Vic's BLOOD WEDDING Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Young Vic's BLOOD WEDDING
by Stephi Wild - Sep 24, 2019

From the extraordinary creative vision of acclaimed director Ya√ęl Farber (Les Blancs, Mies Julie, The Crucible) comes this evocative and mythic production of Federico Garc√≠a Lorca's most famous tragedy, in a new adaptation by the multi award-winning Irish playwright Marina Carr.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For BLOOD WEDDING at the Young Vic Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For BLOOD WEDDING at the Young Vic
by Stephi Wild - Aug 29, 2019

From the extraordinary creative vision of acclaimed director Ya√ęl Farber (Les Blancs, Mies Julie, The Crucible) comes this evocative and mythic production of Federico Garc√≠a Lorca's most famous tragedy, in a new adaptation by the multi award-winning Irish playwright Marina Carr.

Dublin Theatre Festival 2019 Announces Its Programme Photo Dublin Theatre Festival 2019 Announces Its Programme
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2019

This year's Dublin Theatre Festival programme reflects with many contemporary topics - but also reaches beyond, to a poetic enquiry about the times we live in. Over three weeks performances include 10 World Premieres, reimagined classic texts, inspiring international projects from Australia, Belgium Estonia, Portugal, Sweden, the UK and the USA, and an expanded season of Theatre for Children.

Young Vic Announces Full Cast For BLOOD WEDDING Photo Young Vic Announces Full Cast For BLOOD WEDDING
by Stephi Wild - Jun 25, 2019

Young Vic Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah today announces the complete cast for Blood Wedding. Multiple award-winning director Yael Farber (Les Blancs, Mies Julie, The Crucible) brings Federico Garcia Lorca's famous tragedy to the Young Vic this September in a new version by Marina Carr.

Cush Jumbo Plays Hamlet & More In Young Vic's 2020 Programme Photo Cush Jumbo Plays Hamlet & More In Young Vic's 2020 Programme
by Marianka Swain - May 29, 2019

Young Vic Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah has announced the Programme for 2020.

HOW TO KEEP AN ALIEN Comes to Corrib Theatre Photo HOW TO KEEP AN ALIEN Comes to Corrib Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

Corrib Theatre presents Sonya Kelly's How to Keep an Alien, directed by Gemma Whelan, a comedy-filled play about two women falling in love and battling the international red tape that's working to keep them apart. The production features Sara Hennessy as Sonya Kelly, with Amy Katrina Bryan on stage as herself, the stage manager. How to Keep an Alien runs for four weeks, April 12 through May 5, at New Expressive Works, 810 SE Belmont St., in Portland, Oregon.

Prime Cut Productions Announce Further Details For REMOVED Photo Prime Cut Productions Announce Further Details For REMOVED
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2019

Prime Cut Productions has announced further details for Removed, a brand new play inspired by interviews with young people growing up in care in Northern Ireland, created in collaboration with playwright Fionnuala Kennedy and Voice Of Young People In Care (VOYPIC), and in association with Young at Art. Removed will receive its world premiere at Belfast Children's Festival on Saturday 9 March and run from 07 to 16 March 2019 at the Brian Friel Theatre.

Cleveland Play House Brings Adventure And Arrows With Ken Ludwig's Sherwood Photo Cleveland Play House Brings Adventure And Arrows With Ken Ludwig's Sherwood
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 16, 2019

Cleveland Play House (CPH) is raising the swashbuckling stakes on the Robin Hood folklore with an exciting adventure that conjures up joy, romance and merriment. Ken Ludwig's Sherwood: The Adventures of Robin Hood, is a lightning speed tale full of playful characters that will take over the Allen Theatre at Playhouse Square from February 2nd through February 24th, 2019.  

BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE ROUNDUP in Columbia, SC 11/30 - A CHARLIE BROWN CHRIST Photo BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE ROUNDUP in Columbia, SC 11/30 - A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS and More!
by Patrick Michael Kelly - Nov 30, 2018

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas on Midlands stages!

BY THE BOG OF CATS Comes to UofSC Lab Theatre Dec. 1-4 Photo BY THE BOG OF CATS Comes to UofSC Lab Theatre Dec. 1-4
by Julie Musbach - Nov 26, 2018

The University of SC Department of Theatre and Dance will present the haunting drama By the Bog of Cats, by leading Irish playwright Marina Carr, December 1-4 at the Lab Theatre.  

Elliott-Directed DEATH OF A SALESMAN, Elba and Kwei-Armah's TREE, & More Lead Young V Photo Elliott-Directed DEATH OF A SALESMAN, Elba and Kwei-Armah's TREE, & More Lead Young Vic 2019 Season
by Julie Musbach - Oct 30, 2018

Artistic Director Kwame Kwei-Armah today announces the Young Vic's 2019 season

Trap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rd Photo Trap Door's NAKED Extends Thru Nov 3rd
by Julie Musbach - Oct 11, 2018

A young woman in despair returns to Rome with little more than her suitcase - and a dark secret. Vulnerable and with a past, she encounters several men who push her to edge. Luigi Pirandello and his 'Naked' heroine open up the debate about gender power dynamics amidst the powerful social and cultural mores with which the characters must contend.

The Everyman Celebrates Autumn Season Launch Photo The Everyman Celebrates Autumn Season Launch
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2018

After an unexpectedly long hot summer, the Everyman prepares to welcome fresh and crisp autumn evenings, perfect for a night at theatre!

Decadent Theatre Company Presents THE MAI By Marina Carr Photo Decadent Theatre Company Presents THE MAI By Marina Carr
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2018

The Mai is an epic tale of three generations of a family inspired by love but shattered by inescapable reality. It is both wildly funny and humorously tragic.

Trap Door Announces NAKED Photo Trap Door Announces NAKED
by Julie Musbach - Aug 16, 2018

The Trap Door Theatre presents Naked written by Luigi Pirandello, translated by Nina Da Vinci Nichols, directed by Kay Martinovich.

Dublin Theatre Festival Announces 2018 Lineup Photo Dublin Theatre Festival Announces 2018 Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2018

This year's Dublin Theatre Festival features a seductive selection of new work, including World and European Premieres, fresh versions of classic plays and adventurous international productions created by both renowned artists and emerging voices.

ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK's Dale Soules Joins Irish Rep's WOMAN AND SCARECROW Photo ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK's Dale Soules Joins Irish Rep's WOMAN AND SCARECROW
by Julie Musbach - Apr 24, 2018

Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director and Ciaran O'Reilly, Producing Director) announced today that Dale Soules ('Orange is the New Black,' Hands on a Hardbody) will join the cast of the New York premiere of WOMAN AND SCARECROW by Marina Carr (The Mai, By the Bog of Cats).

Irish Rep Announces New York Premiere of WOMAN AND SCARECROW Photo Irish Rep Announces New York Premiere of WOMAN AND SCARECROW
by Julie Musbach - Mar 29, 2018

Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director and Ciaran O'Reilly, Producing Director) is proud to present the New York premiere of WOMAN AND SCARECROW by Marina Carr(The Mai, By the Bog of Cats). Directed by Ciaran O'Reilly (The Seafarer), WOMAN AND SCARECROW begins performances on May 9, 2018 at Irish Rep Theatre (132 West 22nd Street) on the W. Scott McLucas Studio Stage, with an opening night set for May 20, and will run through June 24, 2018.

Cast Announced for the Goodman's HAVING OUR SAY: THE DELANY SISTERS' FIRST 100 YEARS Photo Cast Announced for the Goodman's HAVING OUR SAY: THE DELANY SISTERS' FIRST 100 YEARS
by Julie Musbach - Mar 12, 2018

"Life is short, and it's up to you to make it sweet." - Sadie Delany (1889 -1999). Goodman Theatre revives Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years, Emily Mann's "warming theatrical event" (Variety)that celebrates the lives of "two strong, vibrant women dispensing joy and wisdom" (Chicago Tribune). Goodman Theatre Resident Director Chuck Smith's production features Ella Joyce and Marie Thomas as the Delany centenarians, Bessie (1891 - 1995) and Sadie (1889 -1999), respectively, as they trace their lives in a heartfelt reflection of their family history and triumphs over prejudices in times of social unrest.

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