Tag Archives: Theater

Alanis Morissette Has Written a Musical Based on ‘Jagged Little Pill’

Source: New York Times » Music

The new musical, with music and lyrics by Ms. Morissette and a book by Diablo Cody, is to be directed by Diane Paulus at the American Repertory Theater.

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‘Transparent,’ the Musical: Coming Soon?

Source: New York Times » Music

Faith Soloway, a writer for the Amazon series who is the sister of its creator, will present the show “Should ‘Transparent’ Become a Musical?” at Joe’s Pub.

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Ivo van Hove and Pina Bausch Highlight BAM’s Next Wave Festival

Source: New York Times » Music

The festival, which features 31 programs from Sept. 14 through Dec. 16, will be the penultimate one overseen by its founding director, Joseph V. Melillo.

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A Cutting-Edge Impresario Leaves BAM: What Was His Best Work?

Source: New York Times » Music

Joseph V. Melillo, who helped shape the Brooklyn Academy of Music aesthetic as its executive producer, will step down in 2018. A look back at his tenure.

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Review: ‘The Dreyfus Affair’ and the Sound of Anxiety

Source: New York Times » Music

This production is a hybrid of concert and theater, a combination that has become the signature of the Ensemble for the Romantic Century.

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Taylor Mac Will Take His ‘24-Decade’ Show to West Coast and Beyond

Source: New York Times » Music

Mr. Mac’s “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music” will be performed in San Francisco and Los Angeles, with abridged versions staged elsewhere.

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A Red State’s Arts Blues

Source: New York Times » Music

South Dakota, which voted decisively for Donald J. Trump, is also a prime recipient of grants from the arts agencies the president wants to eliminate.

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A ‘Carousel’ Revival Promises Stars, Onstage and Off

Source: New York Times » Music

The cast includes Jessie Mueller, Joshua Henry and Renée Fleming, while New York City Ballet’s Justin Peck will choreograph.

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How Steve Earle Got Back Into Downtown Theater

Source: New York Times » Music

The Grammy-winning musician thought he was just writing the score for “Samara.” Then the playwright Richard Maxwell asked him to take a role, too.

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Travel Ban Threatens a Lincoln Center Festival Play

Source: New York Times » Music

The center is seeking visas for several artists with Syrian passports for Mohammad al-Attar’s “While I Was Waiting.”

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