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  1. The Metropolitan Opera's 2014-2015 Live in HD SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... 15, 2014, was cancelled. World renowned stars, Zeljko Lucic and Anna Netrebko portray the fatal couple in Verdi's "Macbeth." This run will mark Netrebko's debut in the challenging role of Lady Macbeth. The supporting roles of Banco and MacDuff will ...


  2. Offspring star makes TV comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    ... name by the time The Kettering Incident is on TV next year. Debicki has three films due to land in coming months - Macbeth with Michael Fassbender, The Man From UNCLE with Henry Cavill and Everest with Jake Gyllenhaal and Sam Worthington. And next ...


  3. Festivals: Glimmerglass offers ideas on a shoestringRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... "Florencia in the Amazon." Owens will sing Wagner's "Flying Dutchman" at WNO in the spring of 2015 and Verdi's "Macbeth" at Glimmerglass in the summer (both for the first time). And this in spite of the fact that Glimmerglass, with a budget of $7 ...


  4. Kelsey Grammer Welcomes 6th Child, Baby Boy GabrielRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... role of Georges, in the recent revival of LA CAGE AUX FOLLES. The 59-year-old has previously appeared on Broadway in Macbeth and Othello. Grammer's musical credits include the title role in Sweeney Todd at LA's Reprise Series and Henry Higgins in ...


  5. MacbethRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | DVD Times

    DVD Video Review: A live recording of the Globe Theatre's 2013 production of Shakespeare's Macbeth, directed by Eve Best, starring Joseph Millson and Samantha Spiro.


  6. Warner Theatre Sets 2014-15 MetOpera Live in HD Season: Macbeth, Carmen, la Donna Del Lago & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 |

    ... will be streaming live from the Metropolitan Opera, and 1 encore performance. October 11, 2014 at 1 pm - Verdi's MACBETH Star soprano Anna Netrebko delivers her searing portrayal of Lady Macbeth, the mad and murderous mate of Zeljko Lui's doomed ...


  7. 'Venus in Fur' review: a sexual power struggle, directed by Roman Polanski and starring...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | The Oregonian

    ... for optimism, mostly because Polanski knows how to work with actors and has adapted quality plays into movies, from "Macbeth" to "Death and the Maiden" to "Carnage." So what did Polanski do with "Venus in Fur," ruin it or raise it to a new level? ...


  8. Roman Polanski's 'Macbeth,' musical 'Guys and Dolls' Among Venice's Classics PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Hollywood Reporter

    Joseph L. Mankiewicz 's 1955 classic Guys and Dolls , Stolen Kisses from Franois Truffaut, and Roman Polanski 's The Tragedy of Macbeth will be among the 21 prominent historical films restored by the Venice Film Festival for the second edition of the Venice Classic section.


  9. Review Roundup: Richard III at Trafalgar TransformedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 |

    ... aim is to change the demographic of the theatre audience and last year he wooed young newcomers to his production of Macbeth through a canny combination of recruiting a star better known for his movie work ( James McAvoy ), a bold, in-yer-face ...


  10. Richard III, Trafalgar Studios, review: Martin Freeman gives highly intelligent performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Independent

    ... aim is to change the demographic of the theatre audience and last year he wooed young newcomers to his production of Macbeth through a canny combination of recruiting a star better known for his movie work ( James McAvoy ), a bold, in-yer-face ...


  11. More theatre reviews and previewsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Financial Times

    ... Jamie Lloyd continues to produce exciting work with his Trafalgar Transformed seasons (recent productions include Macbeth with James McAvoy and The Hothouse with Simon Russell Beale). The latest is a staging of Richard III , with the intriguing ...


  12. 'It's a full-body experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Newsday

    ... head then I've ever been before in any role." Armitage's previous stage work includes Hamlet at Birmingham Rep and Macbeth and The Duchess of Malfi for the RSC. Malfi, his last major play, was 12 years ago. Since then he has made his name on TV in ...


  13. Kelsey Grammer Planning Stage Return in Harvey Weinstein MusicalRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 |

    ... in Partners, which will air in August. Grammer's past Broadway credits include La Cage Aux Folles (2010), Macbeth (2000), Othello (1982), and Macbeth (1981). His Off Broadway credits include Sunday in the Park with George (1983), Quartermaine's ...


  14. Stage Views: "Chicago Fire" and Becket Star Yuri Sardarov On Kenneth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Playbill

    ... What production are you most excited to see? I'm currently struggling to find sensibly priced tickets to Branagh's Macbeth. I just can't get over the fact that this is his New York debut. Get out of here! He's Kenneth Branagh . The closest living ...


  15. Top 10 performances in Roman Polanski filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... was tougher than I thought it would be: I wanted room for Jon Finch and Francesca Annis's fresh, committed work in "Macbeth," for John Huston in "Chinatown" and Donald Pleasence in "Cul-de-sac," even for Polanski himself in "The Tenant." And coming ...


  16. Classic Review: MacbethRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 |

    ... This Classic Review however will look at another director's vision, Roman Polanski, with his 1971 version of Macbeth which will soon be available by the Criterion Collection on DVD and Blu-Ray. The play and film begin after Macbeth successfully ...


  17. New audiobook recasts - Hamlet' as a thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 |

    ... the world's largest seller of downloadable audiobooks, has followed the success of their recent novelization of Macbeth with a new thriller about the moody prince of Elsinore. Hamlet: Prince of Denmark , co-written by Shakespeare expert and novelist ...


  18. Branagh/Ashford 'Macbeth': Full of sound and spectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | USA Today

    Branagh/Ashford 'Macbeth': Full of sound and spectacle A 'Macbeth' full of sound and spectacle, via Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford.


  19. Kevin Spacey scolds audience for ringing cell phoneRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Express India

    ... doing something up here," before finishing off the sentence with an expletive. James McAvoy halted a performance of 'Macbeth' in London's West End last year when he spotted an audience member filming the show without permission. Jennifer Aniston ...


  20. Stars Call Out Audiences for Bad BehaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | ABC News

    ... When Scottish actor James McAvoy saw a member of the audience recording him with a mobile phone while he was playing Macbeth in London's West End last year, he stopped the performance to shout at the man to stop, according to the Telegraph . The ...