Let’s Talk About TheatreThere is perhaps no other art form which so perfectly captures the imagination as that of live theatre. From the traditional Shakespearean plays in London to the more modern and visceral productions of New York, theatre continues to thrive as an art form with a distinct voice and meaning. Whether you’re new to this genre or simply want to learn more about it, our guides will help you understand everything there is to know about theatre.
Broadway and its Many Theatres
Today, there are more than 40 Broadway theatres in New York City. But the road wasn’t always smooth for this beloved stretch of real estate. The early 20th century was a rough time for Broadway theatre: In 1903, the final performance was…454
Shakespeare and the Globe Theatre
The Globe Theatre is the most famous of Shakespeare’s many performance spaces. When we think of Shakespeare, we picture him delivering soliloquies in front of a packed house, with the thatched roof of the Globe looming above. But Shakespeare…425
What are the Best Theatres in England?
There are so many different types of theatres in England. Some focus on music and spoken word performances, while others cater specifically to comedy or dance shows. There are also smaller venues that host amateur productions as well as larger…460
What are the Best Theatres in New York?
There are so many amazing places to see a show in New York, but with so many different options it can be hard to choose which theater is right for you. Luckily, there are some great options no matter your interests or price point. Whether you…411
What is a Typical Theatre Goer?
What exactly is a “typical” theatregoer? Is there such a thing? In the wide spectrum of people who attend live performances, are there any commonalities among them? In order to help answer these questions and provide insight into the world…431
Romeo and Juliet has Been a Theatre Blockbuster
Romeo and Juliet was first performed at the Curran Theatre in San Francisco, California on June 30th, 1895. It was directed by Charles Clark and starred Louise Lewis as Juliet, Edwin Milton as Romeo, and Nicolassa Penna as The Nurse. It was part…423
The Best Musicals in Theatre
Whether you’re a lover of all things music-related, or just want to see some fantastic performances, the best musicals in theatre have something for everyone. These productions will have your toes tapping, fingers snapping and spirits soaring…421
The Most Popular Plays in Modern Theatre
Modern theatre is a dynamic and constantly evolving art form. It is a space where playwrights can take established conventions, interrogate them and reinvent them in bold new ways. Modern theatre frequently experiments with different theatrical…408
The Most Popular Theatre Plays in History
The history of theatre has been filled with great plays and performances that have had a lasting impact on culture. These plays continue to be performed today because they are just as relevant now as they were hundreds of years ago. Whether…447
What’s the Difference between Opera and Theatre?
Opera and theatre are both very different performance art forms. While both have set performances in front of a live audience, there are many differences between the two. Similarities, however, do exist between the two art forms. An opera is an…393
Handel's Top 10 Musical Masterpieces
From Sacred to Serene: Uncovering the Brilliance of Handel's Top 10 Musical MasterpiecesStep into the enchanting world of classical music as we delve into the genius of George Frideric Handel. With a…
The Most Visited Natural Attraction in America is The Grand Canyon
The natural wonders of the United States are something you cannot find anywhere else in the world. From the stunning peaks of Alaska to the red-rock canyons of Utah and everything in between,…