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Carnival! - 1993 - London Fringe

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


Barbican Centre

(London, )
(Barbican/Moorgate) Silk Street
by Robert Diamond - Sep 9, 2021
ELIZABETH IRELAND McCANN, the iconoclastic Broadway producer who won nine Tony Awards during a 60-year career in theater, died after a bout with cancer on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021 at Calvary Hospital in the Bronx, according to her longtime associate and friend, Kristen Luciani.  She was 90 years old. 
by Stephi Wild - Sep 5, 2021
Pontine Theatre announces that Portsmouth legend, actor, singer, writer, director, and producer Scott Weintraub will open their 44th season with the debut of an all-new one-man cabaret, Scott Weintraub: Return to Portsmouth. 
by Marina Kennedy - Sep 5, 2021
Good news for our readers! The annual Feast of San Gennaro will return this September. New Yorker's will be more excited than ever to bring back this annual tradition for the 94th year. 
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 30, 2021
'Halston' cast member returns to her musical roots with new album produced by Paul Rolnick.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2021
A cast of Cosplayer Performers both old and new come together to showcase their amazing talents and cosplays for your entertainment in music, comedy, and parody in the place where their series all began, Don't Tell Mama's NYC on 46th Street
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021
Davenport's Piano Bar & Cabaret, 1383 North Milwaukee  Ave., celebrates its 23rd Anniversary as Chicago's premier location for enjoying music in an intimate setting with the return of Broadway actress and multi-award-winning cabaret performer Karen Mason with Vaccinatin' Rhythm, Thursday, Nov. 4 - 6 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 7 at 7 p.m.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 30, 2021
Zoetic Stage and the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County present the South Florida premiere of FRANKENSTEIN, Nick Dear's theatrical adaptation of one of the great horror stories of all time.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2021
KAREN MASON – the acclaimed Broadway star and concert artist – has announced the release of her new album Let the Music Play, which will be released Friday, November 12 in all digital formats and on CD from Zevely Records
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2021
The first set of acts for 11th Big Burns Supper have been announced as festival organisers promise a return ‘as close to normal as possible’ for the 2022 festival which runs from 14th – 30th January across Dumfries.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 25, 2021
It seems that while creating Le Nozze di Figaro (English title is The Marriage of Figaro) Mozart and his famous librettist Da Ponte derived formula of a perfect comic opera. You can observe dashingly twisted intrigue with dramatically evolving action, incredibly charming characters, and constant change of clothes... 
by Cindy Marcolina - Sep 24, 2021
There is something unexplainable and idiosyncratically intimate about Aria Entertainment’s The Last 5 Years. In a journey begun at Southwark Playhouse right before the pandemic hit our stages, Jonathan O’Boyle’s production of Jason Robert Brown’s beloved musical has redefined the piece itself to the point where now there probably isn’t a purest way to make the show.
by Michael Major - Sep 21, 2021
The series stars Stephen Lang as Hawkeye, Sasha Lane as Ash, and features performances by Tracie Thoms, Jess Barbagallo, Michelle Hurd, Bobby Moreno, Joe Morton, and Lea DeLari.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2021
Ray Stevens fans rejoice! The 'King of Comedy Music' is returning to his roots with the upcoming release of Ain't Nothin' Funny Anymore.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 2, 2021
How very! Heathers cast members Jodie Steele (Heather Chandler, West End) and Liam Doyle (Kurt Kelly, UK tour) took over our Instagram on September 1 to share behind-the-scenes looks at both productions. Between performances, they also went live to chat all things Heathers!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2021
The Season, originally scheduled to take place in April 2020, is curated by the Centre for the Less Good Idea founder, William Kentridge and animateur, Phala Ookeditse Phala. The festival of new works will take place over 5 days at Arts on Main in downtown Johannesburg. 
by Ron Bierman - Sep 15, 2021
Classical music is supposed to be serious, difficult to understand, intimidating, right? Who are all these people laughing at what the conductor says, ordering bottles of wine, jumping up to applaud, even, gasp, clapping between movements. Was I amongst Philistines? Had I trustingly followed Waze to the wrong concert? Wait, let me see the program again. No, Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Dvorak, that sounds right. OMG! It’s gone too far. Now they’re exploding fireworks louder than cannons above the orchestra and from ships in the bay right next to the audience. And the audience is actually on its feet cheering!
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 15, 2021
David Sefton, Director of Culture and Creative Projects at Gulbenkian Arts Centre said, “I'm proud and excited to bring you my first year's programme at the Gulbenkian. There are lots of changes and lots to get excited about.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021
Following the release of his newest books The Best of Me and A Carnival of Snackery, David Sedaris, author of the previous bestsellers Calypso, Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and a regular National Public Radio contributor, will be appearing for one night only at The Bushnell.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 11, 2021
The London Horror Festival was spawned in 2011 with the aim of championing the genre on stage, and in 2021 it returns with more in-the-flesh frights and continues to demonstrate that horror has well and truly proven its worth with theatre audiences.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 10, 2021
Sedaristas are expected to fill the house; this annual reading and signing celebrates the October 2021 publication of A Carnival of Snackery, Diaries 2003-2020.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 10, 2021
This partnership with Gary Grossman's Skylight Theatre Company and Jon Lawrence Rivera's Playwrights' Arena realizes a simpatico focus on nurturing and developing playwrights and their new works.
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 1, 2021
Jodie Steele will be taking over for their matinee show and Liam Doyle will share some behind-the-scenes at the tour for the evening show! The two stars will be going live together on our account to hand over takeover duties between shows.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2021
Houston-based, award-winning, singer/songwriter Kristine Mills has announced the upcoming release shows for her brand new album “Looking Back. Moving Forward.” set to drop Friday, Nov. 12. “Looking Back. Moving Forward.” is a reflection on Kristine's several-decades' long career and will be celebrated with three official release shows.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021
Palm Beach Symphony's late board president Dale Archer McNulty was integral in transforming the non-profit into one of the area's top cultural institutions and positioning it to become one of the nation's leading orchestras. The Symphony will recall and celebrate his contributions this season with its family series of concerts, the opening concert of the season and the major social event of its season.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2021
This Halloween Eve, Into The Dark—the Bay Area production company spawned from the creative, twisted minds of Peaches Christ, David Flower Productions, and Non Plus Ultra—will present the first-ever Terror Ball.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2021
How far away can you get from your secrets? It is 1956 in Memphis, TN. People were still reeling from the tragic murder of a 14-year-old young man by the name of Emmett Till just a year earlier in neighboring Mississippi.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 6, 2021
Excited for FUNNY GIRL's return to Broadway? We've got casting news today about Ramin Karimloo, Jane Lynch and Jared Grimes joining the cast for the first Broadway revival of FUNNY GIRL.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 6, 2021
Curated by Greta Mendez MBE, new cross-genre festival A Time To Breathe (26th – 31st October) will span Batuke, contemporary dance, Calypso, choreo-poem, Lover's Rock and more.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 21, 2021
Organisers of The Big Burns Supper have revealed the full programme for the 2022 festival with a hugely expanded range of events and shows returning, in-person following last year’s shift online due to the pandemic.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2021
South Florida Symphony Orchestra (SFSO) has been named a Partner in the Arts for The Parker, the newly renovated iconic theater in Fort Lauderdale, which is an affiliated venue of the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2021
Announced today, UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK is a celebration of creativity taking place across the UK in 2022, designed to reach millions and bring people together. It features free large-scale events, installations and globally accessible digital experiences in the UK’s most ambitious showcase of creative collaboration. 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2021
Iconic Australian puppetry company, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre wil celebrate its amazing 40-year history of puppetry with an epic birthday party, Puppets in the Park, a free community celebration from 2pm to 8.30pm on Saturday November 6 at its home in Pioneer Park opposite the Fremantle train station.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 17, 2021
In our new series, 'Where Are They Now?' we're taking a look back at some of our favorite original Broadway casts, and catching up with their careers! Next up, the original cast of Rent!
by Stephi Wild - Oct 14, 2021
Following previous successes as a sell-out concert at Crazy Coqs in Piccadilly and an online streamed concert performance at Cadogan Hall, Gatsby: The Musical is set to show at Southwark Playhouse this December.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 14, 2021
Anchorage Concert Association, the state's largest arts and entertainment presenter, has announced 13 more shows for its 2021/2022 season line-up.
by Michael Major - Oct 12, 2021
Enhyphen has announced their debut studio album 'Dimension: Dilemma'. The album is the K-Pop group's first major release single their recent mini-album, 'Border: Carnival'. Plus, watch the music video for the album's lead single 'Tamed-Dashed'.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021
Four new shows have just been announced at Playhouse Square. Events include: An Evening with Anne Lamott, An Evening with Fran Lebowitz, An Evening with David Sedaris, and An Evening with Neil Gaiman.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2021
Whether it's his sardonic wit or famously reedy voice, bestselling author David Sedaris is one of the most observant writers of the human condition.  With essays in The New Yorker, bestselling books like Calypso, tours and readings on NPR, Sedaris is one of the most recognizable humorists in America today.  He returns to The Soraya for one night to read from his latest book, The Best of Me, a collection of 42 previously published stories and essays.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 27, 2021
Bookending over 120 independent films from around the world with many premieres among them, will be the Opening Night selection of John Carlucci and Brandon Laganke's crowd favorite Drunk Bus, and the Closing Night screening of Erin Granat & Machete Bang Bang's acclaimed LGBTQ film, Moon Manor.
by Stage Tube - Aug 27, 2021
Peter Holsberg, Director of Instrumental Music at Talent Unlimited High School in New York City, shares a wealth of tips for anyone looking for ways to practice more effectively.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 26, 2021
A new era begins. The entire Downton cast is back for #DowntonAbbey: A New Era, with Hugh Dancy, Laura Haddock, Nathalie Baye and Dominic West joining.
by Stage Tube - Aug 25, 2021
The Rodgers & Hammerstein classic premiered in 1945 and was most recently revived on Broadway in 2018.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2021
The Orchestra Now, the visionary orchestra and master’s degree program founded by Bard College president, conductor, educator, and music historian Leon Botstein, returns to the stage for its seventh season on September 11.
by Theresa Bertram - Aug 20, 2021
After 19 months of Covid Hell, theatre in Central Arkansas is opening back up, and it is EXTRAORDINARY! The Grand Re-opening of the Argenta Community Theatre and the choosing of Pippin as the season opener was just what we needed to get us back to our favorite 'corner in the sky.'
by Stephi Wild - Aug 19, 2021
Houston Grand Opera (HGO) is now offering single tickets to the 2021–22 season at After an all-virtual 2020–21 season through HGO Digital, the company will launch its triumphant return to live performance at The Wortham Theater Center on October 22, 2021.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 19, 2021
National Alliance for Musical Theatre has announced this year’s directors and music directors for the 33rd Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which will be held on Thursday, October 21 and Friday, October 22, 2021.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 18, 2021
Earlier this summer, Livingston shared new EP An Unlikely Origin Story and made his live performance debut, supporting Fitz and the Tantrums on select dates.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 18, 2021
It is part of Food Network's biggest Halloween lineup yet -- featuring over 36 hours of Halloween-themed programming.  
by Ricky Pope - Aug 17, 2021
Penny Fuller may have had the quote of the evening when she and Anita Gillette unveiled the new version of their show SIN TWISTERS. She was quoting the great Barbara Cook, who said 'I wish someone had told me I was working in The Golden Age. I would have paid attention.' That is a mouthful. Anita Gillette (Carnival, All-American, Mr. President, They're Playing Our Song, Chapter Two) and Penny Fuller (Applause, Rex, A New Brain, The Dinner Party, Anastasia) brought a bit of The Golden Age to the stage of Feinstein's 54 Below. And the audience paid attention. In fact, the audience was spellbound.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 17, 2021
WVXU-FM presents An Evening with David Sedaris, author of the previous bestsellers Calypso, Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and regular National Public Radio contributor.