Friday, July 11, 2008
ATW NewsClips - Mid-West, Southwest and Mountain Print
Show called 'Boom' shouldn't be so hard to hear; 'Rag' falls apart
Will 'Monty' bare it all in Lincolnshire?
All 'Phantom,' hold the chandelier
For you, this'll ring a bell
Chicago Tribune Theater Loop Blog
Compagnie Transe Express high above Navy Pier
"Maudits Sonnants" by Compagnie Transe Express will take place 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday (procession begins at dusk) above Navy Pier. (Free; contact www.chicagoshakes.com/express for more information.) A human carillon of eight bell ringers and three acrobats is hoisted aloft...
With Coward at his zaniest, you won't want to control this 'Fever'
Muntu Dance Theatre bows to king of the jungle
Navy Pier hosts show on 'musical chandelier'
'Mamma Mia!' stage musical coming back
'Melville Boys' funny, but feels contrived
Finding the funny
Acting all-stars talk about the serious business of being funny.
St. Paul Pioneer Press
Popular playwright: Don't put Gogol in the same world as Google
Jeffrey Hatcher has had his eye on "The Government Inspector" since he performed in Nikolai Gogol's comedy of errors in college.
Wicked bewitches East Lansing, extends visit at Wharton Center
Dog Story Theater announces 2008-09 season
Dallas Morning News
Living Opera's 'H.M.S. Pinafore' makes a jolly noise, if a little too chirpy
Dallas Morning News Over the Top Blog
Up close with Betty Buckley
It's raining frogs and toads on the walls of DCT thanks to young patients at Children's Medical Center
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Play based on water's effects diluted little by spoken word
REVIEW: Lorca Simons' father, Johnny, has long been inspired by Lake Worth. So for Lorca, who learned so much of what she knows about the stage from her dad, to write a show about water seems only natural.
What's coming up: Performing arts
Opening this week: Ain't Misbehavin', Modern Dance Festival at the Modern, Gutenberg! The Musical!
'House/Garden' at Theater Three
Plays don’t get more complicated than House and Garden, two works that British writer Alan Ayckbourn created to be performed concurrently in adjacent theater spaces.
Year of premieres at Main Street
Houston premieres of the Tony-winning Light in the Piazza and Wendy Wasserstein's Third, along with a rare revival of Clifford Odets' Awake and Sing!, highlight Main Street Theater's 2008-09 season.
It's so easy to fall in love with "Buddy"
Review: Colorado Shakespeare Festival's 'Love's Labour's Lost'
CSF finds new meanings by transporting Shakespeare to pre-war Rhode Island.