Review: The Bastard of Istanbul @ Zorlu PSM Drama Sahnesi

I can't think of a better way of reconnecting with the city after a few days of roadtripping among the nature of the Eagen region than by...

Zululuzu, Portuguese Theatre’s Turkish Debut

                They spoke to me of people, and of humanity. But I've never seen people, or humanity. I've seen various people, astonishingly dissimilar, Each separated from the next...

Let the Child be Named Peace: E-refugee.com Review

You have no home. You have no address. You are a refugee. With those words we enter a dystopian universe, a black comedy in which the owner...

Review: Benedict Cumberbatch’s ‘Hamlet’ @ Salon IKSV

This season, Salon IKSV is offering something completely new to theater lovers with its Oyun Salonu program. I assume that most of you have...

Review: Romeo & Giulietta Changing the World with their Love

Timeless masterpieces transcend their own genre and become a source of inspiration for artists across all mediums. Istanbul is currently witness to one of the...

Cemal Reşit Rey Concert Hall: The 2014 Season’s End

And so continues my quest to cover all the performance halls in Istanbul, in the name of art and music. And the next venue...

The Zorlu Center PSM: An Overview of the 2014-2015 Season

I am an avid follower of the stage performance scene in Istanbul, which has just kicked off what looks to be an impressive year. While...

Beauty and the Beast: A Fairy Tale Comes Alive

The Zorlu Center PSM kicked October off with a performance series that justly made the news, hit the papers, turned heads, and made art...

Backstage with the Cast and Crew of Beauty and the Beast

Not only was I able to talk to producers Dan Hinde and Seth Wenig while backstage at Beauty and the Beast, but I also caught up...

Backstage with the Producers of Beauty and the Beast

The Zorlu Center PSM has done it again. Building on last season's Cats and Notre Dame de Paris, they have kicked off the 2014-2015 season...

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