Category: Acting
Why This Playwright-Performer Is Breaking the Silence About Eating Disorders
By ALLISON CONSIDINE
Tuesday, July 23, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
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Domenica Feraud makes her Off-Broadway debut with the drama Rinse, Repeat --- Actors often feel vulnerable when baring their bodies onstage. But for writer-performer Domenica Feraud, being fully exposed in her debut play Rinse, Repeat, currently at Off-Broadway's Pershing Square Signature Center, has been particularly hard since the show was inspired...
Rita Rudner Returns to Her Musical Theatre Roots
By SANDY MACDONALD
Monday, July 22, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
Mon Jul 22, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
Why the beloved stand-up comic co-wrote herself a starring role in the Off-Broadway tuner Two's a Crowd --- Over the past four decades, Rita Rudner has held her own in the upper echelons of comedy, mostly by being herself: a very funny but thoroughly nice person with a quirky perspective on life. But the sexagenarian didn't start out wanting to be...
How Do You Tell the Stories of Missing and Murdered Women?
By JONATHAN MANDELL
Thursday, July 18, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
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Playwright Isaac Gomez and Mexican screen star Kate del Castillo give voice to victims of violence in 'the way she spoke' --- "There is no better place to kill a girl than in Juárez," says Kate del Castillo in the way she spoke, currently running at Audible's Minetta Lane Theatre. The well-known Mexican actress is making her English-speaking...
Reimagining 'Medea' Through a Latinx Lens
By JOSE SOLÍS
Wednesday, July 17, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
Wed Jul 17, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
Sabina Zúñiga Varela on starring in Mojada at The Public Theater --- When people ask Sabina Zúñiga Varela, "What are you?," she never says Hispanic. She despises that the term recalls the violent legacy of the Spanish conquistadors. Instead the actress responds, "I'm New Mexican," which she feels better encompasses her...
Why Mitchell Jarvis Will 'Rock' Till He Drops
By CAREY PURCELL
Tuesday, July 16, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
Tue Jul 16, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
The actor on reprising his role as Lonny in Rock of Ages --- Mitchell Jarvis credits Shakespeare with inspiring him to revisit his best-known stage role, Lonny, the cheeky narrator of Rock of Ages for the show's 10th anniversary run at New World Stages. While there's seemingly more of Bon Jovi than the Bard in the jukebox musical comedy, which uses...
Performing in 'Frozen' While Writing Family Musicals on the Side
By RAVEN SNOOK
Friday, June 28, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
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How Kevin Del Aguila penned Dog Man: The Musical backstage on Broadway --- Kevin Del Aguila spends almost all his waking hours making kids happy through theatre. Eight shows a week he plays Oaken, the adorably goofy owner of a trading post and sauna in Disney's Frozen on Broadway. But when he's not performing, he's busy turning beloved children's...
Using 21st-Century Technology to Tell a 12th-Century Story
By JEN GUSHUE
Wednesday, June 26, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
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Grace McLean on her unconventional new musical about the groundbreaking Hildegard von Bingen --- Writer-performer Grace McLean has made a career out of appearing in period pieces. In Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812, she played the ingénue's godmother, Marya D., a grand dame of 19th-century Russia. In Alice By Heart, a 1940s London-set...
Why David Cale's New Musical Memoir Is His Most Personal Work Yet
By JANICE C. SIMPSON
Friday, June 21, 2019  •   Acting  •    0 comments Share This
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The Obie-winning solo artist digs into his traumatic past for We're Only Alive for a Short Amount of Time --- Ever since his auspicious 1986 New York debut The Redthroats, about an unhappy gay kid growing up in a working-class English town, writer-performer David Cale has mined his life for his solo shows. But only a few close friends knew his full...
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