Latest News for: Shakespeare musical


REV Theater presents 'Honky Tonkin’ – A Country Music Show' at the Emlen Physick Estate

Atlantic City 26 Jul 2021
Critics have praised the company for its imaginative interpretations of classic theater and music, from Shakespeare to Vaudeville. ... Hay trained at the London Academy of Music & Art (LAMDA) and has worked at the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Williamstown Theatre Festival, Off Broadway and regionally.

Teddy Roosevelt reprisal, snippets from Shakespeare part of SH Theater Series lineup

The Herald Palladium 25 Jul 2021
An Emmy-award winning television producer, a regional touring Shakespeare acting company, and a nationally known Theodore Roosevelt impersonator who performed for President George W ... 12 with “Shakespeare 101. Select Scenes from William Shakespeare.” ... Dream” as well as live music.

Beyer's Byways: On the road again to Cedar City

Daily Press Victorville 25 Jul 2021
Best of all, it is home to one of the largest Shakespeare festivals in the U.S ... There are eight different plays performed on various evenings during the festival, usually with four being Shakespeare’s, one from one of his contemporaries, and more modern dramas, with a musical thrown in for those patrons who like to sing along with the actors.

School’s out! Enjoy the freedom without breaking the bank

The Observer 25 Jul 2021
At the time of writing, adult-plus-child ticket deals included Billionaire Boy at the Garrick Theatre from £19.50 and the musical The Phantom of the Opera at Her Majesty’s Theatre from £30. Elsewhere, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon, for example, offers ...

American Shakespeare Center Premieres Anchuli Felicia King’s New Play beginning in October

News & Record 24 Jul 2021
COURTESY OF THE AMERICAN SHAKESPEARE CENTER. STAUNTON, VA – American Shakespeare Center will stage the world premiere of “Keene,” a new play by Anchuli Felicia King, Oct ... ASC’s ensemble company comprises the remainder of the cast, and in keeping with Shakespearean practice, the company will perform thematic music before every show.

Lackawanna County awards $153,500 in arts and culture grants

The Scranton Times-Tribune 23 Jul 2021
17 concert titled, "Music of Consolation," a collaboration between Presbybop Quintet and Lyric Consort ...NEPA Youth Shelter, $10,000, to create and produce two public performances of a musical project with teen clients based on a Shakespeare play in partnership with REV Theatre Company.

Greensboro theater company to revive 'A Christmas Carol'

News & Record 22 Jul 2021
The Shakespeare Festival — NCShakes for short — presented a "A Christmas Carol" annually for 36 years ... Now the artistic director of Glow Lyric Theatre in Greenville, SC, Elser will co-direct the production with Mark Armstrong, who performed and music directed "A Christmas Carol" for 17 years with the Shakespeare Festival.

'All Shook Up' to rock the Music Pier

Atlantic City 22 Jul 2021
This mad-cap musical comedy based on Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night,” playing July 30 & 31 at 7.30 p.m., overflows with rock ‘n roll, gospel, romance and mistaken identities ... The Ocean City Theatre Company’s Junior Company is an auditioned group of high school musical theatre students from New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York.

What's Happening? 6 fun things to do in the Fayetteville area this weekend

Fayetteville Observer 22 Jul 2021
Downtown Summer Nights concert series will bring live music to downtown FayettevilleSummer Market ... Musicians will provide live musical performances and there will be activities available such as cornhole, Connect 4 and ladder ball for groups ... at Sunday at Festival Park and will feature live art, music performances, vendors and free food.

Comedy icon, musical star, action hero: Keegan-Michael Key can do it all

Finger Lakes Times 22 Jul 2021
Key has acted on Broadway, performed Shakespeare at New York's Public Theater and tackled TV and film genres ranging from musicals to action-adventure ... Now that Key's latest project, the musical comedy "Schmigadoon!," is out on AppleTV+, it's a good time to catch up with some other roles that show off his impressive versatility.

Live music, pickleball and more

Hickory Record 22 Jul 2021
Rated PG plays in churches and at music venues in the Morganton, Lake James and Asheville communities ... In "Something Rotten," the opening show of Hickory Community Theatre’s 73rd season, two brothers set out to write the world’s first musical in a hilarious mash-up of 16th-century Shakespeare and 21st-century Broadway.

Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival returns with ‘The Pirates of Penzance’ and ‘Ragtime’

St George News 21 Jul 2021
Ragtime,” with book by Terrence McNally and music and lyrics by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens, is a sprawling flawed-but-epic adaptation of E.L ... The Utah Shakespeare Festival is still in a transition of sorts, requiring (but not over-supervising) masks, using music tracks in place of a live orchestra and struggling occasionally in the tech area.

Lead cast members announced for 'Something Rotten'

The Morganton News Herald 21 Jul 2021
Special to The News Herald. In "Something Rotten," the opening show of the Hickory Community Theatre’s 73rd season, two brothers set out to write the world’s first musical in a hilarious mash-up of 16th-century Shakespeare and 21st-century Broadway ... Nuhfer is currently a student at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York ... 27, 28, Sept ... .

Shakespeare meets Freddie Mercury in 'A Midsummer Night's Queen'

Lohud 21 Jul 2021
Where to find outdoor performances of Shakespeare's classic plays this summer including one which adds some music from Queen ... .

Arts on the Green kicks off July 24 with blues/jazz diva Lynne Jordan

Daily Herald 21 Jul 2021
Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Raue Center for the Arts presents a new outdoor summer series of music and Shakespeare, "Arts on the Green" at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Crystal Lake ... .