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MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO Returns to The Barbican Theatre This Autumn Photo MY NEIGHBOUR TOTORO Returns to The Barbican Theatre This Autumn
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2023

The record-breaking production of Studio Ghibli's My Neighbour Totoro will return to the Barbican Theatre for a strictly limited run in Autumn 2023.

BroadwayWorld's Olivier Awards 2023 Predictions Photo BroadwayWorld's Olivier Awards 2023 Predictions
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Mar 27, 2023

The biggest night in theatre, the Olivier Awards, is nearly upon us. BroadwayWorld UK's editor Aliya Al-Hassan and reviewers Kerrie Nicholson and Cheryl Markosky discuss the main nominations: who should win, who will win and who missed out!

The Segal Center, NYU Skirball & Improbable Present OFFICE HOURS: Phelim McDermott Photo The Segal Center, NYU Skirball & Improbable Present OFFICE HOURS: Phelim McDermott
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2023

Join in for a live, virtual conversation on directing and collaboration with Phelim McDermott, the Co-Artistic Director & Co-Founder of Improbable (UK), and Frank Hentschker, Director of CUNY's Segal Center. In advance of McDermott's upcoming New York Premiere of Tao of Glass at NYU Skirball, they will discuss his work and career, Improbable's work with Open Space Technology, and McDermott's long-term collaborations with Philip Glass.   

Review: AKHNATEN, London Coliseum Photo Review: AKHNATEN, London Coliseum
by Franco Milazzo - Mar 19, 2023

Who’s up for a three-hour long opera about the relatively unknown pharaoh Akhnaten? With the singing in Egyptian, Hebrew and Akkadian? With no surtitles? Based on the music of minimalist composer Phillip Glass? And with an entire troupe of jugglers? Us, that's who.

Segal Theatre Announces Spring 2023 Line Up Photo Segal Theatre Announces Spring 2023 Line Up
by Blair Ingenthron - Mar 19, 2023

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center will host live events and Segal Talks, comprised of conversations, readings, workshops, screenings, and book talks with and by New York and global theatre artists this March through June. After two and a half years of hibernation, The Graduate Center CUNY has finally reopened for public events

Video: Watch Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & More in THE HOURS Preview Ahead of its Pr Photo Video: Watch Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & More in THE HOURS Preview Ahead of its Premiere on PBS
by Michael Major - Mar 17, 2023

Ren√©e Fleming makes her return to the Met in this new opera by from Pulitzer Prize‚Äďwinning composer Kevin Puts, adapted from Michael Cunningham‚Äôs novel, inspired by Virginia Woolf‚Äôs ‚ÄúMrs. Dalloway.‚ÄĚ The opera also stars Tony winner Kelli O‚ÄôHara and opera star Joyce DiDonato. Christine Baranski hosts the special. Watch a first look video now!

Photos: First Look at AKHNATEN at the London Coliseum Photo Photos: First Look at AKHNATEN at the London Coliseum
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2023

This spring, the Phelim McDermott production of Philip Glass's Akhnaten returns to the London Coliseum for its second English National Opera (ENO) revival since its premiere in 2016. Check out photos here!

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, GAZILLION BUBBLE SHOW & More Will Take Part in Off Broadway Photo THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG, GAZILLION BUBBLE SHOW & More Will Take Part in Off Broadway Alliance's 20at20
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 7, 2023

The Off Broadway Alliance will again sponsor 20at20, the bi-annual celebration of Off Broadway and a full line-up has just been revealed. Check out the full list of participating shows!

The 2023 Olivier Award Nominations Are Announced Photo The 2023 Olivier Award Nominations Are Announced
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Feb 28, 2023

The biggest night in theatre, the Olivier Awards, celebrates the brightest and best of London's world-leading theatre industry with a starry ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 2 April. Check out a full list of nominations!

The Metropolitan Opera Announces 2023‚Ä"24 Season Featuring Four Met Premieres & More Photo The Metropolitan Opera Announces 2023‚Ä"24 Season Featuring Four Met Premieres & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 22, 2023

The Metropolitan Opera has announced a 2023‚Äď24 season with the most new works in the company‚Äôs modern history. See show details, performances dates, and how to purchase tickets!

TAO OF GLASS Makes New York City Premiere Next Month Photo TAO OF GLASS Makes New York City Premiere Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Feb 13, 2023

NYU Skirball¬†will present the NYC premiere¬†of¬†Tao of Glass, a semi-autobiographical play written and performed by¬†Phelim McDermott with music by¬†Philip Glass, running March 30 ‚Äď April 8, 2023 at NYU Skirball.¬†Tao of Glass¬†is co-presented with the U.K.'s Improbable theatre company and the Manchester International Festival.¬†

AKHNATEN Returns to the ENO With Anthony Roth Costanzo in the Title Role Photo AKHNATEN Returns to the ENO With Anthony Roth Costanzo in the Title Role
by Stephi Wild - Feb 7, 2023

This spring, the Phelim McDermott production of Philip Glass's Akhnaten returns to the London Coliseum for its second English National Opera (ENO) revival since its premiere in 2016.

THE HOURS With Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & More to Air on PBS Photo THE HOURS With Kelli O'Hara, Renée Fleming & More to Air on PBS
by Michael Major - Feb 1, 2023

The Metropolitan Opera's recent production of The Hours, starring Renée Fleming, Kelli O'Hara, and Joyce DiDonato, will air on PBS. Phelim McDermott directs with Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducting. Christine Baranski will host the special.

2022 Year in Review: Franco Milazzo's Best of 2022 Photo 2022 Year in Review: Franco Milazzo's Best of 2022
by Franco Milazzo - Dec 28, 2022

If 2020 was the year theatre ground to a halt and 2021 was when it nervously found its legs again (only to fall over occasionally), then 2022 was when it blasted back to some kind of normal with many pandemic-delayed shows finally seeing the inside of a venue.

BBC Opera on 3 Streams Met Opera's THE HOURS Starring Renée Fleming, Kelli O'Hara &  Photo BBC Opera on 3 Streams Met Opera's THE HOURS Starring Renée Fleming, Kelli O'Hara & Joyce DiDonato - Listen Now!
by Blair Ingenthron - Dec 11, 2022

BBC Opera on 3 will stream the opening night performance of Kevin Puts's THE HOURS starring Renée Fleming, Kelli O'Hara & Joyce DiDonato at The Metropolitan Opera for 29 days beginning yesterday, December 10th.

National Theatre and Met Opera Come to the Ridgefield Playhouse This Month Photo National Theatre and Met Opera Come to the Ridgefield Playhouse This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2022

Get ready for back-to-back nights of great opera and theater on the big screen! The Met Opera and National Theatre of London's seasons continue to be broadcast at The Ridgefield Playhouse as part of the FirstLight Home Care Classical Series.

Warner Theatre to Screen The Metropolitan Opera's THE HOURS Starring Renée Fleming,  Photo Warner Theatre to Screen The Metropolitan Opera's THE HOURS Starring Renée Fleming, Kelli O'Hara & Joyce DiDonato
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 5, 2022

The Met: Live in HD, the Metropolitan Opera's award-winning series of live high-definition cinema simulcasts, presents Kevin Puts's The Hours, Saturday, December 10 at 12:55 pm ET. ÔĽŅThe Hours will be presented in the Warner Theatre's Nancy Marine Studio Theatre.

Greenbrier Valley Theatre Presents the Met Opera's THE HOURS This Month Photo Greenbrier Valley Theatre Presents the Met Opera's THE HOURS This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 5, 2022

Soprano ReneŐĀe Fleming makes her highly anticipated return to the Met in the world-premiere production of Pulitzer Prize‚Äďwinning composer Kevin Puts‚Äôs¬†The Hours, adapted from Michael Cunningham‚Äôs acclaimed novel.

National Theatre And Met Opera Come To The Ridgefield Playhouse This Month Photo National Theatre And Met Opera Come To The Ridgefield Playhouse This Month
by Stephi Wild - Dec 2, 2022

Great opera and theater continue to be broadcast on their big screen, with HD screenings of dynamic performances from The Met Opera and National Theatre of London. Coming up next from The MET Opera Encore in HD on Sunday, December 18, 2022 at 12:30pm is the world-premiere production of Pulitzer Prize‚Äďwinning composer Kevin Puts's The Hours, adapted from Michael Cunningham's acclaimed novel.

Video: Watch a Clip of Kelli O'Hara in THE HOURS at The Metropolitan Opera Photo Video: Watch a Clip of Kelli O'Hara in THE HOURS at The Metropolitan Opera
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

Watch a clip of Kelli O'Hara performing 'Heaven? Somebody else’s heaven?' in The Metropolitan Opera's world-premiere staging of Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Kevin Puts's The Hours.

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