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For the first time in its 17-year history, the Singapore Heritage Festival has gone online, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

T:>WORKS – OR THE fabled arts company once known as TheatreWorks – is launching the second edition of its Festival Of Women: N.O.W. completely online. From July 15 to August 2, N.O.W will...

[NETHER WHITACRE, England] Last Tuesday, Morgan Philpott and Neal Foster of the Birmingham Stage Company were in the middle of rehearsing the latest "Horrible Histories" show: a highly successful...

[BENGALURU] Britain's Cineworld Group said on Friday it abandoned its US$1.65 billion deal to buy Cineplex, citing what it termed the Canadian company's breaches in the merger agreement between...

One of the biggest champions of young playwrights, Checkpoint Theatre had to drop two major shows from its 2020 season because of the coronavirus.

[NEW YORK] New York's beloved Broadway theatres will not reopen until at least early September, its trade association announced on Tuesday.

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If you’re looking to do some gourmet cooking at home, it’s a lot easier to get ingredients delivered straight to your house now that high end food suppliers like Classic Fine Foods have moved into...

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Hollywood has Bombshell and closer to home, there’s Nina Wu, the critically-acclaimed #metoo drama by Myanmar-born, Taiwan-based filmmaker Midi Z (The Road to Mandalay). First screened at last...

OBITUARY

MARGO Lion, a theatre producer who was largely responsible for bringing Jelly's Last Jam and Hairspray to Broadway and played a major role in other important shows, including Angels In America,...

[OREGON] Just a few years ago, intimacy direction was such a new practice in the theatre that hiring someone to choreograph sex scenes was almost unheard of. Then along came #MeToo, and awareness...