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Matador - 1991 - West End


Sondheim Theatre (formally Queen's Theatre)

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(Piccadilly Circus) Shaftesbury Avenue
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 4, 2020
On Saturday, September 19 Perfume Genius (Mike Hadreas) will appear live from The Palace Theater in downtown Los Angeles. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 30, 2020
RED BULL THEATER today announced that OTHELLO 2020, a multi-program initiative providing an engaging and educational experience for all who are interested in Shakespeare's Othello and the world in which we live today, will kick off with a RemarkaBULL Podversation: 'I HATE THE MOOR': Exploring Iago with Tony and Drama Desk nominee Patrick Page.
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 2, 2020
The Central Works Script Club - a monthly book club -  for plays! In episode #4, the Script Club offers a hit from Central Works 2017 season, Strange Ladies, written by Susan Sobeloff, which was produced to mark the 100th anniversary of the imprisonment of the a?oeSilent Sentinela?? Suffragettes. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 17, 2020
Immediately is the indispensable book companion to Perfume Genius’ Set My Heart on Fire Immediately, Mike Hadreas' critically-lauded album released in May on Matador Records, which was called a “three-dimensional, dust-blown world that is cinematic in its grandeur and intimate in its inspection of the human form” by Pitchfork Music.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 10, 2020
TBS has ordered a full season of Go-Big Show, an hour-long extreme talent competition starring celebrity judges Snoop Dogg, Rosario Dawson, Jennifer Nettles and “The American Nightmare” Cody.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020
American Ballet Theatre's newly released children's book B Is for Ballet: A Dance Alphabet will leap from its pages to screens across the world with a special digital version of ABTKids, Saturday, October 24 at 11:00am.
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 29, 2020
Fall brings a flurry of activity to The Dallas Opera's TDO Network, which continues to develop new shows and curate existing programs to engage and entertain music lovers all over the world.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 21, 2020
Julien Baker will release her third studio album, Little Oblivions, on February 26 via Matador Records.
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2020
Central Works second audio play presentation The Human Ounce by Nicole Parizeau posts on November 26. The Human Ounce by Nicole Parizeau opened Central Worksa?? 30th season and was the first offering from the Central Works Script Club.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 30, 2020
The Thirteenth Doctor will kick-off 2021 with an action-packed episode entitled 'Revolution of the Daleks,' set to air on BBC AMERICA on New Year's Day - Friday, January 1st at 8pm ET/PT.
by Stage Tube - Nov 23, 2020
Today, Perfume Genius (Mike Hadreas) releases his music video for “Some Dream,” which is taken from his critically acclaimed album Set My Heart On Fire Immediately.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 23, 2020
One of the most iconic characters in the Whoniverse is returning for the upcoming holiday special of Doctor Who, as John Barrowman MBE puts on his famous coat once more and reprises his role as Captain Jack Harkness. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 16, 2020
Celebrating the trailblazing spirit that has propelled American Ballet Theatre for eight decades, ABT has announced a program that exemplifies innovation and inclusion. ABT Today: The Future Starts Now will feature the Company’s world-class dancers in four World Premiere performances on Monday, November 23 at 7 P.M. EST on ABT’s YouTube Channel.
by Stage Tube - May 25, 2021
Based on the novel by Pedro Lemebel, MY TENDER MATADOR was directed by Rodrigo Sepúlveda and co-written by Rodrigo Sepúlveda and Juan Elias Tovar. MY TENDER MATADOR was produced by Lucas Engel, Gregorio Gonzalez, and Florencia Larrea.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 25, 2021
From her auspicious beginnings in bands Uzi, Live Skull, and Dangerous Birds to her wider recognition in Come, Zedek established herself as a singular voice accruing accolades from critics and contemporaries including J. Mascis, Kurt Cobain, and Bob Mould. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021
Today, Red Bull Theater announced a very special benefit reading of  Ben Jonson’s classic comedy, Volpone, or The Fox directed by Jesse Berger, Red Bull’s Founder and Artistic Director. First produced by Red Bull Theater in 2012, this new version will feature emendations & elaborations by director Berger and playwright Jeffrey Hatcher.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021
Pressed on 180 gram heavyweight vinyl, this is the first time Cherish The Light Years has ever been available on color vinyl. This special edition also includes the unreleased track “Believe In My Blood” and includes a new cover photo from the original cover shoot by Sebastian Mlynarski (pictured above).
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 18, 2021
This one-of-a-kind series offers ordinary people the chance to do something extraordinary – travel from Earth into space where they’ll live aboard the International Space Station (ISS) for eight days.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 17, 2021
It was recorded in Los Angeles, where Perfume Genius settled in 2017 with longtime partner and musical collaborator Alan Wyffels. The album explores and subverts concepts of masculinity and traditional roles, and introduces decidedly American musical influences. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2021
After a 15-month shutdown due to the COVID-19 epidemic, proprietors Steve Baruch, Richard Frankel, and Tom Viertel have announced that “Broadway’s Supper Club” Feinstein’s/54 Below will reopen its iconic red door for live performances on June 17, 2021. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2021
Today, Red Bull Theater announced that Kate Burton will join the cast of the first public presentation of a new dramatization of Ben Jonson’s Sejanus, His Fall, adapted and directed by Nathan Winkelstein, Red Bull’s Associate Artistic Director. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 8, 2021
The performance, filmed in Nashville, featured the album tracks “Faith Healer,” “Heatwave” and “Hardline.” “Baker’s third-full length album vaults her into a whole new league,” said Variety, “and proves more than ever that she is a rare artist indeed.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 22, 2021
Celebrating its 10th year, the Libera Awards offers an opportunity for musicians to honor their peers’ hard work and the kind of vision that has pushed independent music forward every year — and especially in this most unprecedented of years.
by Alan Henry - Jun 4, 2021
In his first work for American Ballet Theatre, Rudd has choreographed Touché for Principal Dancer Calvin Royal III and corps de ballet member João Menegussi. The work is set to Que Te Mate el Desierto, an original score by Woodkid from the motion picture Desierto, and Giuseppe Tornatore Suite by Ennio Morricone, recorded by Yo-Yo Ma from the motion picture Malèna. Touché, created and filmed in Silver Bay, New York, explores themes of male love. Sarah Lozoff served as intimacy director.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 24, 2021
St. Louis Shakespeare Festival's King Lear André De Shields spent Juneteenth, Father's Day and the summer solstice with Mayor Tishaura O. Jones at St. Louis City Hall on June 21.
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021
Released in 2006, ‘Still Searching’ was the follow up to ‘Let It Enfold You’ and featured the beloved songs “Calling All Cars”, “Can’t Be Saved” and “The Priest and the Matador”. The album entered the Billboard 200 at #15 and has sold over 400,000 copies worldwide.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 28, 2021
De Shields is making his highly anticipated Feinstein's/54 Below solo debut with BLACK BY POPULAR DEMAND, a stylish new show that showcases the wit, elegance, and charm that the master entertainer has become known for.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2021
The 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre is the latest accolade for Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields, fresh from his critically-acclaimed turn as King Lear at St. Louis Shakespeare Festival.
by TV News Desk - Jul 14, 2021
Originally released on 21st April 1997 to a hail of critical and commercial acclaim, In It For The Money saw Supergrass reach #2 in Album Charts, passing platinum status in the UK and selling over a million copies worldwide.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 29, 2021
After a sold out tour in 2019 across four Australian capital cities and four amazing venues: The Melba Spiegeltent, Sydney Opera House, The Tivoli Brisbane and Adelaide Festival Centre, MATADOR returns to Adelaide in a new version especially created for the 2021 Fringe Festival - MATADOR sabor de amor.
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2021
After a sold out tour in 2019 across four Australian capital cities and four amazing venues: The Melba Spiegeltent, Sydney Opera House, The Tivoli Brisbane and Adelaide Festival Centre, MATADOR returns to Adelaide in a new version especially created for the 2021 Fringe Festival – MATADOR sabor de amor. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 14, 2021
2020 saw the release of Set My Heart On Fire Immediately, Perfume Genius’ most celebrated album to date which topped many end of year lists and cemented him as one of his generations most innovative and essential artists.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 13, 2021
Julien Baker has shared a new taste of her forthcoming album Little Oblivions by way of a new single “Hardline” which she releases today. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2021
Love is in the air this month as BroadwayHD adds a line-up of new show-stopping theater performances, concert films and documentaries. Starting on February 1st, BroadwayHD viewers can stream this delightful 1958 musical film Gigi, winner of 9 Academy Awards.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 4, 2021
Today legendary musician and multi-disciplinary artist Kim Gordon releases the new video for “Hungry Baby,” directed by Clara Balzary and starring Coco Gordon-Moore, produced by Ways & Means. “Hungry Baby” is on Kim’s solo debut album, No Home Record, which was released last Fall on Matador Records to critical acclaim.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 3, 2021
Today, Julien Baker has shared another single from her forthcoming album Little Oblivions by way of a new single, “Favor”.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 24, 2021
The track follows up Baker’s previously released singles, “Hardline,” “Faith Healer” and “Favor” which features boygenius collaborators Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 20, 2021
Watch as Ridge chats with Broadway favorite Patrick Page, who will is currently appearing in Shakespeare Theatre Company's All the Devils Are Here: How Shakespeare Invented the Villain (streaming now).
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 17, 2021
The show is taking place via STAGED, streaming pioneers Audiotree’s acclaimed virtual concert series.  The fully-produced streaming concert will be broadcast from Nashville’s Analog (at Hutton Hotel), marking the first show from Nashville in the series.   
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 1, 2021
CaltechLive! presents the film adaptation of Herbert Siguenza's solo show A Weekend with Pablo Picasso for on-demand viewing beginning March 6 through March 21. Written and performed by Siguenza, the one-man show on which this film is based has played to sold-out crowds across the nation. It was produced by San Diego Repertory Theatre.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 4, 2020
This holiday season, American Ballet Theatre will premiere a special presentation of The Nutcracker with a filmed performance of the Grand Pas de Deux for Clara and The Prince on Friday, December 4 at 6pm ET on American Ballet Theatre’s YouTube Channel, IGTV, and on the Segerstrom Center for the Arts website, Facebook, and Instagram.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 10, 2020
Julien Baker will release her third studio album, Little Oblivions, on February 26 via Matador Records. 
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2021
De Shields will be joined by vocalists Kimberly Marable, Lori Tishfield, and Freida Williams, with Music Director Sean Mayes on piano and Rudy Bird on percussion.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 28, 2020
Chamber Dance Project, Washington's premier contemporary ballet company, presents New Works 2020 (& beyond). Chamber Dance Project reaches beyond the stage-and the expected-to present virtual performance events that showcase our artists with exciting new dimensions of innovation and intimacy.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2020
Perfume Genius (Mike Hadreas) performed the ballad and album opener, “Whole Life” from his recent release, Set My Heart On Fire Immediately, on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 19, 2020
San Diego Repertory Theatre (San Diego REP) announced today the details of a film adaptation of Herbert Siguenza's solo show A Weekend with Pablo Picasso.
by TV News Desk - Aug 10, 2021
Hand selected by Baker herself, it features contributions from singer-songwriter Half Waif, celebrated electronic composer Helios, Australian folktonica songwriter Gordi and slowcore / shoegaze pioneer Jesu.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2021
After a sold out tour in 2019 across four Australian capital cities and four amazing venues: The Melba Spiegeltent, Sydney Opera House, The Tivoli Brisbane and Adelaide Festival Centre, MATADOR Returns To Melbourne in the resplendent Her Majesty’s Theatre for a strictly limited season from 29th April 2021 after recent sold-out return seasons in Brisbane & Adelaide.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 7, 2021
Julien Baker released Little Oblivions in February to world-wide critical acclaim. The album officially landed Baker her highest career chart position coming in the top 40 on the Billboard 200.
by Josh Stent - Apr 30, 2021
Matador is playing as part of Midsumma Festival 2021 and is on at Her Majesty’s Theatre until 2nd May.