Theatre

John Newton headed to Broadway?

Theater
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 2/06/14, 03:59 pm

Amazing perseverance! Variety reported Tuesday that a new musical, Amazing Grace, will have its world premiere this October, presented by Broadway in Chicago at the Bank of America Theatre in the Windy City. Variety said the musical “has all the earmarks of a show with New York in its sights.”

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Gerry Goodstein

The Great Divorce

Theater
by Stephanie Perrault
Posted 1/10/14, 01:00 am

It takes a good deal of cunning to “steal past watchful dragons,” but Max McLean’s stage production of The Great Divorce rises to the challenge, raising questions of eternal significance with disarming ease, showcasing McLean’s commitment to creating culture from a Christian worldview.

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Hymns on Broadway

Theater | <em>Trip to Bountiful</em> is a poetic cultural counterweight
by Emily Belz
Posted 7/26/13, 01:00 am

NEW YORK—I haven’t seen Kinky Boots, the hottest show on Broadway, but I would guess that its Broadway neighbor Trip to Bountiful is its opposite in style and substance. 

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