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Carnival! - 2002 - Off-Broadway Tickets, News, Info & More

Based on the novela The Love of Seven Dolls by Paul Gallico and the film adaptation by Helen Deutsch

Closing:February 10, 2002

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131 West 55th St. (between 6th and 7th Avenues)
New York,NY10019

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by Michael Major - Oct 7, 2022
Twennies is Dragonette’s first full-length release since 2016’s Royal Blues, and fans have already had a taste of the new collection with the infectious power-pop anthem 'New Suit,' describe as a “mash-up of retro and contemporary sounds and imagery,” and the title-track dancefloor single “Twennies.” 
by Stephi Wild - Oct 31, 2022
Still waters run deep. Gabriel Fauré was a quiet man, and there’s no anger or fury in his haunting Requiem — just some of the loveliest choral music ever written. But it can’t conceal a world of heartfelt emotion. It’ll make a perfect contrast to Berlioz’s colourful and vivid Roman Carnival Overture, and Chen Qigang’s modern masterpiece: a profoundly poetic meeting of Eastern and Western musical traditions.
by Nancy Grossman - Oct 28, 2022
If you have yet to reach your fright limit for the Halloween season, you still have two chances to experience chills of the dramatic variety at THT Rep at the BrickBox Theater in Worcester. Reprising the production she created for small, socially-distanced audiences of 20 in the early days of the pandemic, Artistic Director Livy Scanlon is performing THE EDGAR ALLAN POE DOUBLEHEADER in front of 290 stadium-style seats.
by Review Roundups - Oct 27, 2022
Internationally renowned actor and writer Gabriel Byrne returns to Broadway in his acclaimed solo show, Walking with Ghosts, adapted from his best-selling memoir of the same name.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2022
The museum will celebrate its newest exhibitions, “Didier William: Nou Kite Tout Sa Dèyè,” Leah Gordon's “Kanaval,” and Chire “VantaBlack” Regans “To What Lengths” on Thursday, Dec. 1 with a Miami Art Week reception.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2022
Still waters run deep. Gabriel Fauré was a quiet man, and there’s no anger or fury in his haunting Requiem — just some of the loveliest choral music ever written. But it can’t conceal a world of heartfelt emotion. It’ll make a perfect contrast to Berlioz’s colourful and vivid Roman Carnival Overture, and Chen Qigang’s modern masterpiece: a profoundly poetic meeting of Eastern and Western musical traditions.
by Michael Major - Oct 25, 2022
ShipRocked 2023 is sold out and producers ASK4 Entertainment have announced lineup additions for the cruise which features nearly 80 performances over 6 days. ShipRocked 2023 sails on Carnival Magic from Port Canaveral, Florida, with stops at Half Moon Cay in The Bahamas, Grand Turk in Turks & Caicos Islands, and Dominican Republic’s Amber Cove.
by Stephen Mosher - Oct 23, 2022
Don't miss the chance to see something original, and something wonderful that's playing. IT: A MUSICAL PARODY is where the action is at this Halloween season.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2022
Musicus Society announces the tenth anniversary season of Musicus Fest, which features eleven concerts over four weekends from 5 to 26 November 2022, throughout the city of Hong Kong. A meeting point for artists from across the world, Musicus Fest brings musicians from Hong Kong, Italy, Germany, Canada, France, and Poland together for an international celebration of cross-cultural musicianship.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 18, 2022
Launching Shakespeare’s Globe’s Winter Season, Henry V opens in the candlelit Sam Wanamaker Playhouse on 10 November, running until 4 February.
by Michael Major - Oct 14, 2022
Global hitmaker Alesso calls on Dutch duo Sick Individuals for the club anthem, “We Go Out.” Listen now via 10:22PM / Astralwerks. Boasting big builds, pulsing beats, and exhilarating breakdowns, the floorfiller –became an instant fan favorite when Alesso added it to his setlist at the Tomorrowland and Creamfields festivals. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022
The Village, A Disco Musical! is extending its hit engagement at Dixon Place after its first week of sell-out performances. Originally scheduled to run through Saturday, October 15, the production will add performances on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22 at 7:30 PM.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 14, 2022
The Kitchen will present Sharmi Basu’s #HOWDOIFINDYOU?, the culmination of the multimedia performance artist, curator, composer, and arts organizer’s participation in the The Kitchen’s 2021 Research Residency, and the first public event stemming from the residency (October 27 at 7pm at The Kitchen’s temporary “home away from home” at Westbeth.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2022
OpenStage Theatre & Company will present the first show of its fabulous 50th Essential Season, Cabaret, Book by Joe Masteroff, Based on the play by John Van Druten and stories by Christopher Isherwood, Music by John Kander, Lyrics by Fred Ebb, and Directed by Kenny Moten.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2022
Master of satire, David Sedaris, returns to Popejoy Hall November 11, 2022 at 7:30 pm to read both new and unpublished works. An Evening with David Sedaris features his iconic self-deprecating humor, as well as stories of his family, friends, jobs, addictions, and education. With sardonic wit and experiences that go beyond relatable, Sedaris promises an evening of laughter from the wonderful highs and humbling lows.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2022
FRIGID New York will present the 14th Annual The Fire This Time Festival at The Kraine Theater (85 E 4th St, New York, NY 10003), January 16-29, 2023. 
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2022
Corteo, the most enchanting arena production from Cirque du Soleil is back in North America and heading to Boston, MA, set to charm audiences.  This unique production, directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca, first premiered in Montreal under the Big Top in April 2005. Since its creation, the show has amazed over 10 million spectators, in 20 countries, on 4 continents. Corteo will be presented at the Agganis Arena for 7 shows only from June 8 – 11, 2023.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2022
Delhi Collage of Art (DCA) bounces back in the post pandemic era with its 18th chapter of Collage Annual Carnival. Exhibition of over 300 artworks created by 105 participants will be on display at Galleries 1 to 4 & foyer Lalit Kala Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, Ferozshah Road, New Delhi from November 6th to 12th, 2022 from 11am to 7pm.
by Michael Major - Nov 4, 2022
Critically-acclaimed singer-songwriter and global pop icon P!NK releases her new single, “Never Gonna Not Dance Again.' Produced by GRAMMY-winning hitmakers Max Martin and Shellback, who also co-wrote the song with P!NK, the vibrant pop single is a euphoric and joyful ode to dancing through the hard times. Plus, check out tour dates!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2022
The Jackson Gallery will be transformed into a carnival of color to warm the winter months. Artists Fran Bull and Robert Black collaborate under the name Frobertan. Fran, an artist and writer, and Robert, architect and artist, share a vision for expressing the message of peace, harmony and creativity.
by Michael Major - Nov 3, 2022
The series is inspired by Frederick Forsyth’s seminal thriller The Day of The Jackal and the award-winning 1973 film adaptation from Universal Pictures. The new series is a reimagining of the novel and film. The series will be written & showrun by Ronan Bennett (Top Boy, Public Enemies) and Brian Kirk (Game of Thrones, Luther) is set to direct.
by Michael Major - Nov 3, 2022
As Heather Trost put together her new album Desert Flowers, she imagined herself sitting out on the mesa amidst the arid climate and sand. Even with such little water to survive, wildflowers bloom. This vision is an embellishment of Trost’s Albuquerque surroundings, an intersection of rural splendor and emptiness.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 29, 2022
Check out first look photos from The New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich production of Rock ‘n’ Roll panto Goldilocks and the Three Bears, which will run from Thursday 24 November 2022 – Saturday 28 January 2023 and will be livestreamed simultaneously from Thursday 15 December 2022 – Monday 2 January 2023.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 29, 2022
In celebration of the birthday of Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, the Shirley Chisholm Cultural Institute (SCCI) is launching the first round of the William R. Howard Scholarship on November 30, 2022. The scholarship in the amount of $500 each will be awarded to two young adults between the ages of 18 to 24 in the areas of art, culture, and/or academics. 
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Nov 25, 2022
Adapted by Neil Bartlett, starring Golden Globe winner Emma Corrin and directed by Tony and Olivier winner Michael Grandage, the early-awaited stage version of Orlando is about to start previews. BroadwayWorld caught up with Neil ahead of opening night on 5 December to talk about the writing process, gender identity and the magic of language.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022
Chance Theater, Anaheim's official resident theater company, has announced its 2023 Season, which includes four musicals, three plays, and five staged readings of new shows.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 2, 2022
Cirque du Soleil returns to the Chicagoland area after a four-year absence with its joyous Corteo, to be presented at the NOW Arena (5333 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates) for five performances only, from Thursday, June 1, 2023 to Sunday, June 4, 2023.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2022
Repertory Dance Theatre's RING AROUND THE ROSE welcomes the artists from SAMBA FOGO back to the stage on December 10, 2022. These talented musicians and dancers will share the culture and art of Brazil and invite the audience to be part of the carnival!  
by Stephi Wild - Nov 18, 2022
The Philharmonia Orchestra have announced the appointment of two new trustees, Charlotte Hogg and Johanne Hudson-Lett. The new trustees join the Board for an initial three-year term. 
by Michael Major - Nov 18, 2022
Her first studio album since 2019’s Hurts 2B Human, TRUSTFALL marks an exciting return to music from the celebrated artist. P!NK shared the first single off the album earlier this month with the release of “Never Gonna Not Dance Again,” a vibrant pop single produced by Max Martin and Shellback, who also co-wrote the song with P!NK.
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2022
New York Festival of Song (NYFOS), led by Artistic Director Steven Blier, presents its annual holiday show, A Goyishe Christmas to You! on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 7:00pm at Merkin Hall's Upper Lobby at the Kaufman Music Center.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 16, 2022
Through the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami (MOCA)’s continued efforts to include diverse voices and perspectives, the museum is offering a robust series of educational and public programming throughout the month of December.
by Michael Major - Nov 16, 2022
Highlights include an exclusive Los Angeles appearance on December 3 at Academy for an all-night-long session—a unique play as Nicole is known for her long sets where people are enchanted and transported to another world—as well as stops in Toronto, Guadalajara, Mexico at Dreamfields, Montreal, Miami, Chicago, and Tampa.  
by Michael Major - Nov 15, 2022
Brandi Carlile is nominated for seven awards at the 65th GRAMMY Awards: Album of the Year (In These Silent Days), Record of the Year (“You And Me On The Rock” feat. Lucius), Best Americana Album (In These Silent Days), Best Americana Performance (“You And Me On The Rock” feat. Lucius), and more.
by Michael Major - Nov 14, 2022
P!NK has announced new 2023 summer stadium tour dates! The upcoming trek will include Brandi Carlile, Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, and GROUPLOVE + KidCutUp. P!NK recently released her new single, 'Never Gonna Not Dance Again.' Later this month, P!NK will perform “Never Gonna Not Dance Again” on the 2022 American Music Awards.
by Blair Ingenthron - Nov 13, 2022
The Rivertones will present a special tribute to Bob Marley, Ub40 & Eddy Grant at The Drama Factory on Sunday, November 27th at 4pm.
by Michael Major - Nov 11, 2022
Collaborating with the world’s biggest DJs including Martin Garrix, Basement Jaxx, Kaskade, Galantis, and more, Dragonette’s musical diversity knows no bounds, and as a songwriter her credits include Keith Urban, Cyndi Lauper, Pretty Sister, and Carly Rae Jepsen, among others.
by Stephi Wild - Nov 10, 2022
Trailblazing cross-disciplinary performance company Clod Ensemble present a celebration of Charles Mingus' 1963 masterpiece, The Black Saint and The Sinner Lady. This kaleidoscopic dance film unlocks a new way of listening to the wildly sensual, rhythmically explosive album.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 1, 2022
The Actors’ Gang has extended its fortieth anniversary production of Ubu the King through December 3.  Ubu is a revival of the obscenely funny, deeply offensive, and utterly deranged play that started it all for this now storied theatre company.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 8, 2022
The Genesis Foundation has announced the launch of a free training and mentoring programme for global majority applicants who are from socially and economically challenging backgrounds who want to pursue a career in theatre as a designer. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2022
For spring 2023 Works & Process will present a robust series at the Guggenheim Museum, Lincoln Center, and The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Programs provide audiences with unprecedented access to creative process blending artist discussions and performance highlights.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 8, 2022
Berkshire Theatre Group has announced the 2023 winter and spring season at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield. There is something for everyone in this lineup of national performing acts, local and regional bands and family programming as part of the 10x10 Upstart Arts Festival featuring middle and high school students from Berkshire County.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2022
The New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich has announced that they will be livestreaming this year's Rock 'n' Roll pantomime Goldilocks and the Three Bears from Thursday 15 December 2022 – Monday 2 January 2023.
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 7, 2022
Off-Brand Opera returns this fall with a fresh take on Carousel, the beloved Rodgers & Hammerstein classic. Carousel will be presented with a fresh take on the classic work, featuring performers from a variety of artistic backgrounds in restaurant Bella Ciao's intimate basement cabaret space.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2022
The Almeida Theatre has announced initial casting and two new Almeida Young Company productions. Learn more about the lineup here!
by Molly Richardson - Dec 5, 2022
Goldilocks and the Three Bears is one of the lesser known titles in the pantomime collection, but it has seemed to find a recent resurgence; and the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich and Director Peter Rowe are known to enjoy dusting off the less-obvious names and giving it a rock’n’roll twist.
by Stephi Wild - Dec 1, 2022
Lolita Chakrabarti's dazzling Olivier Award winning stage adaption of Yann Martel's best-selling novel Life of Pi, which is currently running at Wyndham's Theatre in the West End and stars an extraordinary life-size puppeteered Bengal Tiger, begins its first ever tour of the UK and Ireland at the Sheffield's Lyceum theatre in August 2023, where it will run from 29 August to 16 September 2023.
by TV Scoop - Dec 1, 2022
Get all the scoop on FAMILY GUY, airing on FOX on Sunday, December 4, 2022! Peter and Chris finish last in a “Generation Gap” game at a carnival, forcing them to try to reconnect. Meanwhile, Brian starts to date a carny, whom he can’t break up with even after witnessing some of her crude habits. Watch a new video clip from a recent episode now!
by TV Scoop - Dec 1, 2022
Get all the scoop on HELL'S KITCHEN, airing on FOX on Thursday, December 8, 2022! The competition get fierce when the final ten chefs compete for a grand advantage at HK Carne-Val! One chef FROM each team will go head-to-head in different carnival games to gain a major advantage in the challenge. Watch a preview video of the season now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022
The Den Theatre will present comedian Ashley Gavin for four stand-up performances on February 24 & 25, 2023 on The Heath Mainstage.

Carnival! Frequently Asked Questions

What is the order of songs in Carnival! and what's the order?
Direct from Vienna
A Very Nice Man
I've Got to Find a Reason
Sword, Rose and Cape
Yes, My Heart
Everybody Likes You
Les Freres Alonzo
Magic, Magic
Tanz Mit Mir
Carnival Ballet
Golden Delicious Fish
Theme from Carnival
Yum, Ticky, Ticky, Tum, Tum
The Rich
Beautiful Candy
Her Face
Grand Imperial Cirque de Paree
I Hate Him
Always, Always You
She's My Love
Before the Wind Blows Out
Hi Lili, Hi Lo

What productions of Carnival! have there been?
Carnival! has had 12 productions including Broadway which opened in 1961, Broadway which opened in 1961, US Tour which opened in 1961, West End which opened in 1962, US Tour which opened in 1962, Off-Broadway which opened in 1968, Regional (US) which opened in 1986, Off-Broadway which opened in 1993, Off-Broadway which opened in 2002, Milburn, NJ (Regional) which opened in 2006, Washington, DC (Regional) which opened in 2007 and East Haddam, CT (Regional) which opened in 2010.