Thursday, July 10, 2008
ATW NewsClips - Late Day Links - All
Atlanta Journal-Constitution ATLArts Blog
Direct line for 'High School Musical' refunds
Miami Herald Drama Queen Blog
Lorca's lament opens a festival
Heads up if you happen to be a fan of Hispanic theater, flamenco, Federico Garcia Lorca, attractive performers or all of the aforementioned.
Chad Jones' Theater Dogs Blog
New Amy Freed play added to Berkeley Rep season
Review: `A Chorus Line’
On second thought, maybe `Chorus Line’ is past its prime
Cleveland Plain Dealer OnStage Blog
Sneak a peek at one of the first two shows that will open Great Lakes Theater Festival's new home in the Hanna Theatre in September
Chicago Tribune Theater Loop Blog
Let the show go on: Smoke, race, truth and all
Most theater is a depiction, or an imagination, of events in the past. The musical â€œJersey Boysâ€ (left), for example, is set mostly in the 1960s and 1970s. The musical â€œRagtimeâ€ is set between 1900 and 1917. In Chicago this...
Time Out Chicago Blog
Where there’s no smoke, there’s ire
After Tribune theater critic Chris Jones reported on Monday that Broadway in Chicago’s production of Jersey Boys had been forced to go smoke-free after a patron
New York Observer
Paradise Lost Will Be Found on Broadway
"Passing Strange" Leaving Broadway For The Big Screen
Although Broadway's "Passing Strange" will play its final performance next Sunday, it will be made into a movie directed by Spike Lee.
New York Daily News Cultural Tourist Blog
A century ago Public Art tended to be didactic. The phrase generally referred to statues that reminded the public of historical events. New York, for example, is filled with statues of imposing generals atop their horses, often commemorating Civil War victories ...
The weird, wonderful creations of the Upright Citizens Brigade, the offbeat comedy troupe, blend the seemingly sophomoric with the fiercely intelligent.
'Passing Strange' brings down curtain July 20
''Passing Strange,'' the critically acclaimed tale of a young man's journey through sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, will close July 20 on Broadway, its producers announced Thursday, one day after director Spike Lee said he would make a film version of the musical.
* [title of show] Stars, Gypsy Recording Session and Grossman Tribute Featured on Playbill Radio
* Brown and Uhry's Parade Marches Into L.A. July 10-27
* Richard Dresser's A View of the Harbor Premieres at WV's Contemporary Fest
* Acting Company and Guthrie Will Present Co-Productions of Henry V and The Spy
* PHOTO CALL: Angels Musical Takes Wing
* Passing Strange to Close on Broadway July 20
* PHOTO CALL: Spring Awakening Help Operation Backpack
* ASK PLAYBILL.COM: Ushers
* New York State Theater Will Be Re-Named for David H. Koch
* Hollis Resnik Will Be Two Edies in Chicago Grey Gardens
* Toronto Film Festival to Feature Ralph Fiennes
* Janie Dee to Star in UK Revival of Alan Ayckbourn's Woman in Mind
* New York State Theater To Be Renamed for Philanthropist David Koch
* Freed, Lindo, Moses, Ruhl, Zimmerman, et al. Set for Berkeley Rep Season
* Passing Strange to Close July 20; Lee to Film July 19 Shows
* Passing Strange Sets 7/20 Closing Date
Review: King Lear in New Jersey
A nytheatre voices cyber-interview with....Larry Kunofsky and Jacob Kreuger
On What To Do When You Hate All Your Friends
Review: Hana Ichimomme
Book Review: The Oxford Companion to the American Musical
The Playgoer Blog
NYC "Indie Theatre" Gets Organized
theater notes Blog
Your faithful blogger is back is town, with a baroque case of laryngitis incubated on the long-haul flight and an even more spectacular dose of jetlag.
The Times UK
The Frontline, Shakespeare's Globe, London
Matthew Dunster’s superbly orchestrated production and an all-electric cast bring to life Camden's sleazy sub-world