Chapeau

Based on The Italian Straw Hat by Eugene Labiche

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John Golden Theatre

(New York, NY)
252 West 45th St.
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by TV News Desk - Sep 9, 2019
Next week, Portland, Maine trio Weakened Friends will head to Europe for a number of dates alongside We Were Promised Jetpacks. Not long after that, they'll pack up the van once again for a lengthy US jaunt with Blis. Which is all to say, there's a good chance that Weakened Friends are coming to a town near you this fall. 
by Guest Blogger: Tim McArthur - Sep 26, 2013
Relaxing has always been a difficult state of mind for me but over the years, as I approach a certain age - my close friends will tell you I have been 30 for ever and even they don't really know how old I am - I am increasingly throwing caution to the wind and appreciating holiday/vacation time
by Nancy Grossman - Sep 2, 2019
Gloucester Stage Company is the first theater in the country to produce THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT following its SRO limited run on Broadway. Based on the 2012 essay/book co-written by John D'Agata and Jim Fingal, the play explores the conflict between an unorthodox author (D'Agata) and the young fact-checker (Fingal) assigned by his magazine editor to vet a groundbreaking piece about a teen's suicide in Las Vegas. GSC mounts its production with local luminary and Academy Award nominee Lindsay Crouse, New York and Off-Broadway actor Mickey Solis, and recent Harvard University graduate Derek Speedy, making his Gloucester debut, under the direction of the estimable Sam Weisman.
by Robert Sokol - Sep 14, 2017
Delicious dancing, gorgeous design, and great Gershwin songs are a joy but can't mask the musical theatre shortcomings of another film-to-stage transfer in AN AMERICAN IN PARIS.
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2011
Connecticut Repertory Theatre (CRT) will present Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play Our Town, tonight through October 16 in the Nafe Katter Theatre, Storrs.
by Marcel Konrath - Oct 22, 2012
Am vergangenen Freitag feierte das Erfolgsmusical Tabaluga von und mit Peter Maffay in Hamburg Premiere und hat schon allein während der drei Tage in der Hansestadt mehr als 40.000 Zuschauer begeistert! Ein fulminanter Tourneestart unter der Regie von Rufus Beck, der auch wieder den weisen Magier gibt und dem noch 16 weitere Stationen und rund 50 Konzerte quer durch Deutschland folgen.
by Jose German Martinez Paneque - Oct 15, 2017
El pr ximo 20 de octubre tendr lugar en el Gran Teatro Bankia Pr ncipe P o la segunda y ltima funci n del espect culo BROADWAY BABY de Solange Freyre.
by Anna Bencivengo - Oct 1, 2014
Pamela Bob, from the cast of the Tony Award-winning 'Best Musical' A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder, will perform a solo show at 54 Below on Monday, October 6 featuring the songs of Ellen Mandel and Michael Lydon. Directed by DJ Salisbury, the theatrical evening, entitled Hat, Hat Chapeau will tell the story of three women through jazzy ballads, lyrical settings of modern poetry, and bluesy funk. Pamela will also go on in the role of Sibela in A Gentleman's Guide for the full week leading up to her performance at 54 Below.
by Roy Berko - Oct 1, 2012
THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT, the play that dare not speak its name, has a lot to say. In spite of the almost immediate negative reaction of some people to the title, the production makes for a very compelling evening of theatre. Congrats to Dobama for not steering away from the script because of the title and the realistic language.
by TV News Desk - Nov 28, 2018
 Oakland, CA rock quartet SWMRS today announced they will release their highly anticipated sophomore album Berkeley's On Fire on February 15, 2019 via Fueled By Ramen. The album is available for pre-order starting today HERE. Limited edition merch bundles are available exclusively via swmrs.com/store.
by Cindy Marcolina - Nov 18, 2016
After a successful world tour that saw over 75 artists with over 150 acts touch the hearts of more than twenty-five cities in both hemispheres, La Soiree comes back home where they started off their adventure eight years ago. The show graces the atmospheric setting of the Spiegeltent at Christmas in Leicester Square, and act after act the show is jaw-dropping. From a powerhouse singer to a trapeze artist, from a hola-hooping sensation to vaudeville slapstick comedians, you can rest assured you won't be disappointed.
by Nino Prattico - Nov 12, 2013
Grande debutto ieri al Teatro Brancaccino di Roma: la Capitale accoglie con applausi entusiastici e scroscianti RePlay - the musical, lo spettacolo 'off-Broadway' scritto da Mauro Simone e Fabio Ingrosso con musiche di Fabio Ingrosso e Riccardo Scire, candidato - tra l'altro - ai Premi BroadwayWorld Italia 2013 (qui la notizia). Applausi ben meritati, aggiungerei, di un pubblico che ha affrontato i primi freddi romani pur di assistere a questa delizia. L'idea di base e di per se interessante: quattro personaggi, due storie che trascendono tempo, spazio e dimensioni. Da un lato abbiamo la perfetta love story tra due ragazzi newyorkesi, Dave e Amy. Dall'altro abbiamo l'amore 'travagliato' tra Nico, un insicuro doppiatore italiano, e Giulia, la sua psicoterapeuta. I due piani scorrono in parallelo, sfiorandosi appena in un epilogo dolceamaro che ribaltera le carte in tavola (non svelero altro, se volete sapere come va a finire andate a vederlo!).
by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2018
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille). The play is performed by La Troupe du Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK's Gang) and directed by Pierre Leloup. La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille) is a single act comedy, performed for the first time in Paris (Theatre du Palais Royal) in February 1855. The play was written by Eugene Labiche and Marc Michel, both fine observers of the French society of the 19th century. What happens in this pearl ? The action takes place in a very bourgeois and conservative society, greatly unreceptive to poetry and any kind of eccentricity. Thereson Marcasse, the outgoing pearl, the free and generous marseillaise, shatters this incredibly narrow world. The pearl is a bomb of excessiveness in a world of moderation.
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2017
Breakout Australian band Tora's latest track, “Too Much,” debuts today—listen here. The band will release their debut album Take A Rest on June 9—pre-order here
by Andrea Domanico - May 24, 2018
L'accademia professionale MTS - Musical! The School porta in scena lo spettacolo di fine anno 'Hair', il musical rock della controcultura hippie degli anni Sessanta. Per l'occasione abbiamo intervistato Simone Nardini, direttore dell'accademia e regista del musical.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 29, 2016
As part of the thirtieth anniversary of the Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Jean-Christophe MAILLOT asked Ji?i Kylian to create a special evening with the dancers he loves so much.
by BWW News Desk - Mar 27, 2017
Stages Theatre Company (STC) presents Stone Soup, directed by Melanie Salmon-Peterson. This original musical adaptation based on the classic folktale, is written by Jeannine Coulombe, with music composed by Broadway's Michael Gruber.
by Andrea Domanico - Mar 17, 2019
Dopo un debutto romano di successo e un rovinoso incidente di percorso (il furto delle attrezzature tecniche durante la tournee) e arrivato a Milano la versione italiana dell'off-broadway MURDER BALLAD firmato da Julia Jordan e Juliana Nash. E per fortuna! Perche si tratta di una delle proposte di genere piu interessanti di questa stagione teatrale.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2017
Breakout Australian band Tora's debut album, Take A Rest, is out now—stream on Spotify and Apple Music and purchase on iTunes.
by TV News Desk - Jun 6, 2018
Following the release of the critically acclaimed Lavender, Half Waif has shared a remix of album stand out 'Back in Brooklyn' by renowned Italian composer Gigi Masin (of Gaussian Curve). 
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2017
Breakout Australian band Tora's new track, “Empyrean,” premieres today via Baeble—listen here. Of the track, Baeble says, “When I first heard indie-electronic band Tora's newest song, I immediately felt like I was living on a different planet.
by BWW News Desk - Jun 1, 2018
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille). The play is performed by La Troupe du Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK's Gang) and directed by Pierre Leloup. La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille) is a single act comedy, performed for the first time in Paris (Theatre du Palais Royal) in February 1855. The play was written by Eugene Labiche and Marc Michel, both fine observers of the French society of the 19th century. What happens in this pearl ? The action takes place in a very bourgeois and conservative society, greatly unreceptive to poetry and any kind of eccentricity. Thereson Marcasse, the outgoing pearl, the free and generous marseillaise, shatters this incredibly narrow world. The pearl is a bomb of excessiveness in a world of moderation.
by Marcel Konrath - Jun 1, 2012
Es ist ein schöner sonniger Tag in Berlin. Ich bin mit Daniela Ziegler in einem kleinen Café in Charlottenburg verabredet. Sie kommt mit dem Fahrrad - ganz schön sportlich. Daniela Ziegler ist charmant, sieht blendend aus und plaudert mit mir offen und herzlich über ihre lange Karriere. Sie ist eine Frau mit vielen Facetten und hat eine lange, erfolgreiche Vita an TV, Film und Theaterprojekten vorzuweisen, ist Schauspielerin und Musicaldarstellerin mit Leidenschaft. Wir konzentrieren uns im Gespräch 'nur' auf ihre Musicalrollen und reden beinahe zwei Stunden. Es gibt viel zu erzählen, verkörperte die Ziegler doch so illustre und unterschiedliche Charaktere wie Eva Peron, Velma Kelly, Norma Desmond und ab September die Erzherzogin Sophie in 'Elisabeth', Harry Kupfers Jubiläumsinszenierung zum 20. Geburtstag des Musicals. Daniela Ziegler spricht über ihre Rollen, Glücksmomente im Theater, Pannen auf der Bühne und warum sie keine Auditions mehr macht.
by Valeria Venturelli - Jul 5, 2017
Per il quinto anno consecutivo, la Bernstein School of Musical Theatre scalda l'estate bolognese portando in scena cinque musical nell'ambito del Summer Musical Festival. Dopo gli appuntamenti in due dei teatri piu importanti della citta ("All Shook Up" al Teatro Il Celebrazioni e "Crazy For You" al Teatro Duse), il 29 giugno il Festival ha abbracciato uno scenario diverso ed originale: un tendone da circo. Il 29 giugno debuttano infatti due spettacoli di produzione BSMT, "Assassins" e "Bernarda Alba", nel tendone del MagdaClan Circo montato nel Parco di Villa Angeletti, in quella zona della citta con una pessima reputazione piu comunemente nota come Bolognina che, almeno per quattro sere, e stata piu Broadway e meno Bronx.
by Stephen Hanks - Jul 25, 2014
The current Stephen Sondheim tribute show, Our Time, starring KT Sullivan and Jeff Harnar at the Laurie Beechman (which I attended on July 9 and 16; there are two more Wednesday performances at 6pm on August 6, 13), is a charming, classy, and entertaining affair. But it also includes enough flaws in execution that prevent it from being truly great. For one thing, it doesn't really feel like a duo show. It's more like two solo performances within one show, where the performers fit in a couple of numbers together to justify the concept. A critique of the Sullivan/Harnar Sondheim set provides an interesting opportunity to analyze the anatomy of a duo show and the choices that can make it work—or not.
by Andrea Domanico - Jul 11, 2018
Il 9 giugno un'ondata hippie ha travolto il Teatro Nazionale di Milano al grido di 'Pace, amore e liberta'. Una platea piena ed entusiasta per HAIR, lo spettacolo di fine anno dell'accademia professionale MTS - Musical! the school.
by Valeria Venturelli - Jul 1, 2016
Sabato 25 giugno ha debuttato al Multisala Pio X di Padova NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS - A HORROR MUSICAL, prodotto dalla Dreaming Academy, l'accademia di musical padovana. Lo spettacolo, messo in piedi da Alessio Guerra (direttore artistico dell'accademia) e Vittorio Attene (regista) con la collaborazione dei ragazzi e dei professori della Dreaming, riprende naturalmente la storia e le canzoni del famoso film d'animazione di Tim Burton.
by Stephi Wild - Jan 8, 2019
Good morning BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Choir Boy officially opens, and more!
by Peggy Sue Dunigan - Jan 29, 2019
n the midst of a polar vortex this winter, MN Opera sends an early valentine filled with warmth to the Twin Cities in their production The Italian Straw Hat at the Ordway Center's Orchestra Hall. This comic Italian opera set in 1950's Paris plays similar to a French farce while sung in Italian and accompanied with English subtitles. Composed and written by Nino Rota and his wife Ernesta, the composer earned accolades for his film scores written for Federico Fellini, and "The Godfather," both the first and second versions. In this opera, Rota's mid-century comedy, a groom's horse eats an expensive straw hat on the morning of his wedding day while his father in law's patent leather shoes fit too tight. Sound extraordinary? Yes, all is wondrous mayhem as this Parisian wedding spins out of control and delightful events happen on stage throughout this enchanting opera.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jan 2, 2019
Un'esperienza molto innovativa quella della compagnia I Bugiardini che al Parioli Theatre Club ha presentato R.E.D. IL MUSICAL DI NATALE, uno spettacolo completamente improvvisato.
by Gil Kaan - Jan 17, 2019
The couple behind (and front and center of) THE EMPTY NESTERS, JW Walker and Pamela Gaye Walker certainly validate the adage 'A couple that works together, stays together.' With a working and personal relationship spanning decades, JW and Pam take time from their respective day jobs, (he producing at Disney/Pixar Studios, she running their production company Ghost Ranch Productions) to bring THE EMPTY NESTERS to the Zephyr Theatre (beginning January 17, 2019) a play they both have a heartfelt connection to. These two multi-taskers were gracious enough to carve out some time to answer my queries.
by BWW News Desk - Jan 14, 2019
Oakland, CA rock quartet SWMRS have released “Trashbag Baby”, the third song off their forthcoming sophomore album Berkeley's On Fire. The track, which sees SWMRS co-frontmen Cole and Max Becker share lead vocal duties, is available to stream and download now HERE.
by Perry Tannenbaum - Feb 7, 2019
The BNS production of JITNEY was quite a treat in late 2017, but this season's August Wilson offering, TWO TRAINS RUNNING, is even richer and more refined.
by TV News Desk - Feb 15, 2019
Oakland, CA rock quartet SWMRS have released their anxiously awaited sophomore album Berkeley's On Fire. The album is available HERE starting today via Fueled By Ramen. Limited edition merch bundles are available exclusively at the SWMRS online store HERE.
by Michael L. Quintos - Feb 10, 2014
Truly one of the most elegant, though underrated musicals of the new century, THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA---now on stage in a lovely new production at South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa through February 23---follows the uneasy journey that a loving, though over-protective mother must embark on when her daughter discovers the wonderfully vulnerable world of adult love. Filled with a gorgeously sweeping score by Adam Guettel and an insanely talented cast, this Italian journey surely ranks as one of the best, most attractive musicals SCR has mounted in recent years.
by TV News Desk - Dec 6, 2013
Food Network launches exciting new programming in January as Sunny Anderson, Katie Lee, Jeff Mauro, Marcela Valladolid and Geoffrey Zakarian come together in The Kitchen premiering Saturday January 4th at 11am to talk about all things food and entertaining.
by Maria Chiara Parmiani - Dec 5, 2018
Negli Stati Uniti musical originali come The Book of Mormon, parodia estremamente dissacrante di certi movimenti religiosi, vincono Tony Awards come se piovessero. È possibile in Italia essere irriverenti e allo stesso tempo rispettosi del Credo piu diffuso nel nostro paese?
by Michael Pereira - Dec 13, 2017
Last night, I saw the completely charming production of 'La Famille Addams' at Th tre Le Palace. This musical written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice with words and music by Andrew Lippa is based on popular American cartoon strip 'The Addams Family' which later became a television series with a huge cult following. I fondly recall watching this series when I was a boy. Mr. Charles Addams' characters have also appeared in two Hollywood feature films. I would say it would be hard to find someone who hasn't heard of this kooky family.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017
Arguably the most unusual amid a host of highly specialized theater occupations on the Las Vegas Strip is the job of nude dresser. Most people think I am joking when I tell them I spent 20 years dressing nudes.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 2, 2019
Post-hardcore rockers Acres have shared the atmospheric new track 'Lullaby', which is another preview of what's to come from their striking full-length debut Lonely World out August 9th via A Wolf At Your Door Records.
by Andrea Domanico - Apr 9, 2018
Un debutto milanese decisamente positivo per NON MI HAI PIU' DETTO TI AMO con un cast quasi interamente 'prestato' dal teatro musicale. 1 ora e 45 minuti che passano veloci e spensierati per uno spettacolo leggero e diretto proprio come il tema che vuole trattare: la famiglia dei nostri giorni, a colpi di smartphone e 'whatsappini'.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 6, 2017
Arguably the most unusual amid a host of highly specialized theater occupations on the Las Vegas Strip is the job of nude dresser. Most people think I am joking when I tell them I spent 20 years dressing nudes.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019
Cork, Ireland-based Talos (a.k.a. Eoin French) has just released the cinematic new video for '2AM', taken from his second album Far Out Dust, released earlier this year on BMG. Directed by Niall O'Brien, French describes the song and video as a 'document of hedonism. It occurs in the dead of night across a peak of bliss, with bodies drenched in shadow and sweat, moving slowly together.' Watch the video for '2AM' HERE via The 405.
by Review Roundups - Apr 29, 2015
The legendary 'Hello Dolly', Jerry Herman's iconic Tony winning musical, is now playing with Broadway's Andrea McArdle at The Media Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016
As part of the thirtieth anniversary of the Ballets de Monte-Carlo, Jean-Christophe MAILLOT asked Ji?i Kylian to create a special evening with the dancers he loves so much.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2018
Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK) presents La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille). The play is performed by La Troupe du Theatre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK's Gang) and directed by Pierre Leloup. La perle de la Canebiere (The Pearl of Marseille) is a single act comedy, performed for the first time in Paris (Theatre du Palais Royal) in February 1855. The play was written by Eugene Labiche and Marc Michel, both fine observers of the French society of the 19th century. What happens in this pearl ? The action takes place in a very bourgeois and conservative society, greatly unreceptive to poetry and any kind of eccentricity. Thereson Marcasse, the outgoing pearl, the free and generous marseillaise, shatters this incredibly narrow world. The pearl is a bomb of excessiveness in a world of moderation.