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  1. Oyster River students to perform a Into the WoodsaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Oyster River High School Drama Department will wrap up the school year with one of the most lively and challenging productions to grace the stage this year - “Into the Woods.” Based upon the work of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim, “Into the Woods” explores the childhood stories of “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Jack and the Beanstalk," “Rapunzel," and “Cinderella” through the struggle of the baker and his wife trying to break an evil spell cast by a witch. It was most recently adapted for the big screen by Disney in 2014 and starred Meryl Streep.


  2. Great AZ Puppet Theater Announces Upcoming ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... puppets and scenery appear from an antique trunk as the story unfolds. Enchanting! June 14-July 2 "JACK AND THE BEANSTALK": A funny retelling of the traditional tale about a brave little boy, a wicked (but not-so-bright) giant and, of course, an ...


  3. Gary: Tank Commander to star in Glasgow pantoRead the original story

    Monday May 22 | Evening Times

    He will take to the stage at this year's SEC Armadillo pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk. The actor will play Gary Trot, brother of Jack.


  4. Former Hollyoaks star Andy Moss to star in Sleeping Beauty at the Central Theatre, ChathamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Kent Online

    ... Joe, who played Dennis Savage in Hollyoaks, was a hit with audiences in last year's production of Jack and the Beanstalk, when he appeared as Simple Simon. TV and stage star Claire Sweeney will play the role of the wicked Carabosse, as announced in ...


  5. Jack and the Beanstalk and the French FriesRead the original story

    Friday May 19 | Publishers' Weekly

    Teague uses the classic beanstalk story to lobby for vegetables-except beans, which he admits can be awful. Jack's mother tosses his seeds out the window but rejoices in the endless crop of beans the magic vine produces: "They ate bean salad and bean soup, pickled beans and refried beans... breaded beans, bean sprouts, and bean dip."


  6. Late night's Colbert, Meyers, Noah decode Trump's special counsel dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | USA Today

    ... "the president is awake and angry," Noah wondered if we're being governed by the giant from Jack and the Beanstalk. "Fee fie foe thumb, I smell the counsel of a special one!" "Donald Trump and his associates are facing multiple FBI investigations ...


  7. A current affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Stratford Herald

    ... is not suitable for under 12s. The classic tales of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk fracture and intertwine as a baker and his wife set off to lift a witch's curse. The musical returns to the darker, Grimm ...


  8. McLeod Theater announces Summer Playhouse seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Daily Egyptian

    ... featuring fairy tale characters such as Rapunzel, Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack from "Jack and the Beanstalk." The show runs June 16 through 18 and 23 through 25, according to a press release from the McLeod Theater. "Sister Act," ...


  9. Beauty and the Beast will be heading to the Theatre RoyalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... rch - which is set to air in early 2018. Fellow Benidorm actor Tony Maudsley was in last year's panto Jack and The Beanstalk , with The Chuckle Brothers, playing Dame Trot.


  10. Salisbury Playhouse Announces Autumn/Winter 2017-18 LineupRead the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Christmas by the same writing duo. Salisbury Playhouse 's pantomime in the main house this year is Jack and the Beanstalk from writer Andrew Pollard and director Ryan McBryde, the creative team behind recent panto hits Cinderella and Aladdin. At the ...


  11. Fiasco Theater takes the audience 'Into the Woods' at Winspear Opera HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Dallas Morning News

    ... the wow factor of seeing fantasy celebrities glittering in ornate costumes: Cinderella! Rapunzel! Jack and the Beanstalk! The cast from Into the Woods (from left): Evan Harrington as the Baker, Eleasha Gamble as the Baker's Wife, Darick Pead as ...


  12. Former Brookside actress Claire Sweeney will play baddie in Sleeping...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Kent Online

    ... return to Chatham this year to play Chester. He was a hit with audiences in last year's production of Jack and the Beanstalk when he appeared as Simple Simon. The son of comedian Joe Pasquale, Joe is no stranger to Medway he grew up in Higham and ...


  13. New Zealand Woman Gives Birth to 16-Pound Son - ReallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 10 | She Knows

    ... Bates, a 19th-century Canadian giantess with a giant husband. (Like, medical definition giant, not Jack and the Beanstalk giant.) That record of 23 pounds, 9 ounces has stood for 138 years. And we really, really, really hope it continues to stand, ...


  14. Theatre By The Sea to Host Ultimate Celebration of Female EmpowermentRead the original story

    Thursday May 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Theatre By The Sea continues its popular Friday morning Children's Festival in 2017. Shows include Jack and the Beanstalk (July 7), Li Liu (July 14), Seussical Jr. (July 28), Rapunzel (August 4), and Keith Michael Johnson's Bubbleology (August 11). ...


  15. Real-Life Couple Star in the Last Five Years at The Epstein TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Graham remembered: "We met whilst starring in panto! I was the Prince and Helen was the Princess in Jack and the Beanstalk in Plymouth in 2005! Fate brought us together as both of us were brought in at the last minute to perform in the panto. We got ...


  16. CCT 2017-2018 Mainstage Season AnnouncedRead the original story

    Monday May 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Slayers of Giants, INC" Feb 15 - Mar 11, 2018 - Regional Premiere - You know the English fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk - imagine the story happening today with a comedic twist. Jack is the popular kid in Chewsville who enlists the assistance of ...


  17. Theatre By The Sea Announces Spectacular 2017 SeasonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... AND THE BEAST July 19 - August 12 THE PRODUCERS August 16 - September 10 2017 Children's Festival JACK AND THE BEANSTALK July 7 LI LIU July 14 SEUSSICAL JR. July 28 RAPUNZEL August 4 Keith Michael Johns on 's BUBBLEOLOGY August 11 Theatre By The ...


  18. Columbus Childrena s Theatre to offer one-acts, short works next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... of Giants, Inc,” the Midwestern premiere of Charles Way's contemporary one-act update of the Jack and the Beanstalk tale to a modern boy enlisting a nerdy neighbor to help save his home from foreclosure • March 29-April 22: ...


  19. Disney unveils release dates for Star Wars Episode IX, Indiana Jones 5Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 26 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... bring us something totally touching and original. Also, " Gigantic ", which retells the story of "Jack and the Beanstalk" has been pushed back from November 21, 2018 to November 25, 2020 . A Wrinkle In Time is expected on March 9, 2018, whilst Magic ...


  20. Roy Staniforth dead aged 89Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 26 | Daily Mail

    ... Crusoe in Robinson Crusoe, Widow Twanky in Aladdin, Sarah the Cook in Dick Whittingham, Dame Trott in Jack and the Beanstalk and Baroness in Cindarella. 'In general he used traditional Dame names but one year he created a character called Penelope ...