Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Matt Tamanini discuss I’ll Say She Is, The Taming of the Shrew, Hamilton fundraiser for Hillary Clinton, NYP and Deadline no longer review theater, Himself and Nora, Phoenix Rising: Girls and the Secrets We Keep, and NT Live: One Man, Two Guv’nors.
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PF: I’ll Say She Is (Marx Brothers Musical) @ Connelly Theater, 220 East 4th Street, through July 3, 2016
ANOTHER CRITIC SILENCED (FOR NOW) AS JEREMY GERARD EXITS DEADLINE.COM by Philip Boroff
Jeremy Gerard, a prolific and widely read arts reporter and critic, was laid off by Deadline.com two years and two months after the news outlet hired him to oversee its expansion of New York media and theater coverage.
I’m told that the NYPost has defenestrated @EVincentelli, a thoughtful independent-minded and terrifically smart critic. More terrible news.
— Jeremy Gerard (@jbgerard) June 23, 2016
PF: Himself and Nora @ Minetta Lane Theatre, 18 Minetta Lane
PF: The Telling Company’s production of Phoenix Rising: Girls and the Secrets We Keep @ The Lion Theatre, 410 West 42nd Street
Television & Film:
Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s “Romeo and Juliet”
July 7th at 7:30pm local time
Downton Abbey’s Lily James and Game of Thrones’ Richard Madden.
Branagh and Rob Ashford direct
NT Live “The Audience”
July 19th at 7:00pm local time
Hairspray Live w/Kristin Chenoweth- Velma Von Tussle
Harvey Fierstein, Martin Short, Jennifer Hudson, Derek Hough, and introducing Maddie Baillio
A Few Good Men Live directed by Scott Ellis
aiming for February 2017
Shuffle Along closing notice
Music from “Shuffle Along, or The Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed” provided by the production.
06 You’re Lucky To Me
02 I’m Just Simply Full Of Jazz
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