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What's It Like to Star in a Cult Musical?
By RAVEN SNOOK
Thursday, July 26, 2018  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Jul 26, 2018  •   Musicals  •    0 comments Share This
Stephanie Hsu on why her role in Be More Chill is so groundbreaking --- Stephanie Hsu realized something was happening when she started getting tagged in fan art of her Be More Chill character: theatre-obsessed teenager Christine Canigula. She was surprised that young people from all over the world had discovered an obscure musical that only ran for...
What Does It Take to Be a Momix Dancer?
By SUSAN REITER
Wednesday, July 25, 2018  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Wed Jul 25, 2018  •   Dance  •    0 comments Share This
Two veteran company members on working for visionary choreographer Moses Pendleton --- The mesmerizing and fantastical visuals conjured by Momix come directly from founder Moses Pendleton's expansive imagination. Aided by artful lighting and projections, the company of "dancer-illusionists" transforms into eye-popping flora and fauna, evoking a Southwestern...
Big, Blonde and Beautiful in Her Broadway Debut
By RAVEN SNOOK
Tuesday, July 24, 2018  •   Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Tue Jul 24, 2018  •   Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
How Bonnie Milligan is breaking body stereotypes in Head Over Heels --- From the very first reading of the Go-Go's musical Head Over Heels in 2014, Bonnie Milligan knew she was perfect for the part of Pamela, a hilariously narcissistic Elizabethan princess. That's probably because the show's original book writer, Avenue Q Tony winner Jeff Whitty,...
Which Broadway Choreographer Is Making His NYC Directorial Debut?
By LAUREN PHOENIX KAY
Monday, July 23, 2018  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 23, 2018  •   Choreography  •    0 comments Share This
How Joshua Bergasse is putting his own stamp on Smokey Joe's Cafe --- At a recent matinee of the Off-Broadway revival of Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller, iconic numbers such as "On Broadway" and "Hound Dog" inspired audience members to sing and dance in their seats. During "Stand By Me," an entire throng jumped up, all clapping...
How Did James Baldwin Define Himself?
By JUAN MICHAEL PORTER II
Friday, July 20, 2018  •   Playwriting  •    0 comments Share This
Fri Jul 20, 2018  •   Playwriting  •    0 comments Share This
Jewelle Gomez's new play examines the writer's dueling identities --- What do you do when what's oppressing you also nurtures and sustains you? In Waiting for Giovanni, playwright Jewelle Gomez examines James Baldwin's complicated relationship with the burgeoning civil rights movement while penning his 1956 novel Giovanni's Room. Though now considered...
Resurrecting Old New York in 'This Ain't No Disco'
By MICHAEL MARTIN
Thursday, July 19, 2018  •   Design  •    0 comments Share This
Thu Jul 19, 2018  •   Design  •    0 comments Share This
How set designer Jason Sherwood put Studio 54, The Mudd Club and Andy Warhol's Factory all on one stage --- How do you conjure three legendary hot spots from New York's past in an intimate Off-Broadway venue? That's the formidable challenge 28-year-old scenic designer Jason Sherwood faced with This Ain't No Disco at Atlantic Theater Company. A world-premiere...
Making Magic on Stage -- Literally
By REGINA ROBBINS
Wednesday, July 18, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
Wed Jul 18, 2018  •   Off-Broadway  •    0 comments Share This
You won't believe your eyes at these magic shows --- At TDF, we're always touting the magic of theatre. But what about the magic of magic? If you truly want your mind blown the next time you buy tickets, consider one of these five live spectacles, which offer tricks, illusions, feats of mentalism and other enchanted acts. You don't even need a crystal...
Destruction and Rebirth in Coney Island
By MARTHA WADE STEKETEE
Tuesday, July 17, 2018  •   Playwriting  •    0 comments Share This
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How Superstorm Sandy changed the trajectory of Fire in Dreamland --- Playwright Rinne Groff is obsessed with the obsessed, whether it's an inventor's struggle to perfect an early version of television (The Ruby Sunrise), an author's fixation on the story of Anne Frank (Compulsion) or an aspiring filmmaker's quest to make a movie about a historic catastrophe...
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