Monday, February 20, 2017 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

Hillary Clinton’s in the House by Michael Paulson

Tweetstorms arise when she takes her seat in the theater, and everyone wants a selfie.

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People You Should Know . . . Hollis James by Zack Calhoon

HOLLIS JAMES (Playwright) was born and raised in Queens, NY. After a five-year stint at a four-year college, Hollis worked a series of dead-end jobs, including child entertainer and janitor …

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Anna Deavere Smith wins George Polk Award in Journalism

Anna Deavere Smith, better known as a playwright and performer than as a journalist, was recognized by the 68th annual George Polk Awards in Journalism, it was announced Monday by Long Islan…

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Five Story Higlights From The Past Week 02.19.17 by Douglas McLennan

Last Week: Have performing arts centers led us to a dead end?… The new World Trade Center in New York demonstrates much of what is wrong with building today’s cities… The h…

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Hell in a Handbag Announces “Lady X – A Musical” April 21 – June 11 at Mary’s Attic by Michael J. Roberts

Hold the presses! Hell in a Handbag Productions announced today it will open its 15th season with the world [...]

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Greenhouse Theater Center’s SQUEEZE MY CANS continues to March 12, 2017 by Michael J. Roberts

Due to popular demand, Greenhouse Theater Center is pleased to present the return of Cathy Schenkelberg’s hit one-woman show SQUEEZE [...]

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Broadway In Chicago Announces Debut of HAMILTON’s Education Program by Michael J. Roberts

The innovative educational program that launched last year at HAMILTON on Broadway, in partnership with [...]

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

Review: Review: The Wild Party (The Other Palace)

Drew McOnie directs the first production at Paul Taylor-Mills' The Other Palace

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NEWSIES THE BROADWAY MUSICAL on Film is Not To Be Missed by Charles Shubow

Baltimore's five year-old Henry McCrea attended dressed for the show.

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“Lusting After Pipino’s Wife” by Laura Ann Tull

Theatre 68 presents director Sam Henry Kass’ Lusting After Pipino’s Wife. Four people’s lives intersect in New York during the 80’s. The musical score and wardrobe refle…

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La Traviata at Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin is hosting the Giuseppe Verdi opera, titled 'La Traviata', being staged on select dates through April 30, 2017.La Traviata was Giuseppe Verdi's only opera to b…

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'Opera Lounge: Amerika' at Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin will host 'Opera Lounge: Amerika' on April 6, 2017.Freshers on the art scene and members of the Deutsche Oper Ensemble put together an intimate revue featuring musical m…

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Giacomo Puccini's 'The Swallow' at Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin presents 'The Swallow'. The opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini set to an Italian libretto by Giuseppe Adami, will be staged from April 29 through May 6, 20…

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BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway Sessions Puts the Spotlight on Whole Artist Management by Ben Cameron

The Broadway community is nothing if not a family. I was honored recently to welcome my family, my WAMFAM to Broadway Sessions. WAM Whole Artist Management. Spearheaded by Rich Martino and M…

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The Wild Party review at the Other Palace, London – ‘sizzling and sensational’ by Mark Shenton

The Other Palace, formerly London’s St James Theatre, is holding a wild, wild party to mark its relaunch. Under the ownership of

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This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 2/20/2017

This Week's New Classified Listings on for 2202017.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 4pm (Broadway Time)

Tannhäuser and the Singers' Contest at Wartburg, Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin presents Tannhäuser and the Singers' Contest at Wartburg, which will run through March 18, 2017.Tannhäuser longs to return from the realm of Venus to his terrestrial e…

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Photo Flash: Laura Osnes, Tony Yazbeck, and More Dance the Night Away in Crazy for You

Manhattan Concert Productions returned the 1992 musical to the New York stage on the 25th anniversary of opening night.

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John and Waleed demonstrates multiculturalism in action by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

Musicians John Millard and Waleed Abdulhamid perform original compositions in a conversation about culture in Canada.

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VIDEO: Watch Emma Watson Perform 'Belle' in Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! by Movies News Desk

BWW has a first look at Emma Watson performing the film's opening number 'Belle' Check it out below.

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BWW Flashback: Take a Look Back at Oscar-Nominee Viola Davis' Tony-Winning Stage Career by Matt Tamanini

Last night two-time Tony Award-winner Viola Davis made history as the first African-American to win an Emmy in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series category. She was recognized for…

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BWW Classifieds: Apply for Your Dream Job at The Public Theater, Playwrights Horizons, and More! by Daniella Parcell

Whether in New York, L.A., or anywhere around the globe, BroadwayWorld is your connection to the theatre's best jobs, and best of all, is is completely FREE for job posters and job seekers

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Summer Theater Rental Availability with Pride Films and Plays by Bt

The Broadway, an 85 seat house in Pride Arts Center, is opening from May 29 to June 18. 85 seats. Email for more information.

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Newsies Giveaway – win exciting, rare items! by Serena

We’re giving away a signed Newsies poster and newspapers from the Broadway show! Click for details on how to enter.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

Opera Lafayette’s production of ‘Léonore, ou L’amour conjugal’ should have filled more seats by Robert Battey

The smart, efficient production brought the brief opéra comique fully to life with vivid playing and singing.

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Spend a Two Show Day with Annie Dow at the Cherry Lane Theatre by Hannah Vine

Get a backstage look at a day in Tanya Saracho’s behind-the-scenes comedy Fade.

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BWW Women in Theater: Close's Performance a Triumph as March Women's Theater Events Gear Up by Lauren Yarger

Women in theater are making headlines and we're gearing up for lots of news as we head into Women's History month in March and International Women's Day on Wednesday, March 8 to celebrate th…

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

There is More Than Just Hamilton on Broadway by Rino16

Okay so you are in New York City, and you are filling up your itinerary, or you are trying to decide what to do. Broadway should always be on your list, even if you say you do not like theat…

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RAIN: A TRIBUTE TO THE BEATLES to Celebrate 'Sgt. Pepper' Album at the London Palladium by BroadwayWorld

Join RAIN A Tribute to the Beatles as they Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the release of The Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album The Celebration Begins on the 2nd of October for s…

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Rehearsing Dead Man Walking: Week 3, focus on Sister Helen’s Journey by Lorraine Treanor

How will Director Francesca Zambello accompany her singer’s journey on the dark and lonely path of playing the nun who befriended a convicted killer and witnessed his execution?  This i…

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Photo Coverage: Juan Pablo Di Pace Previews ACT ONE at Feinstein's/54 Below by Walter McBride

Juan Pablo Di Pace, breakout star of Netflix's 1 showFuller House, makes his sizzling solo debut at Feinstein's54 Below on February 21-22.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

BWW TV: Chita Rivera Talks Prolific Career & More on TODAY by BroadwayWorld TV

This morning, the TODAY Show's Al Roker sat down with Broadway icon Chita Rivera for his Living Legends series. The interview took place at the famed Birdland nightclub in New York City, one…

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Presidential Performances by American Theatre Editors

This President’s Day we salute those who've served in Oval Office with current and past theatrical productions they inspired.

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COME FROM AWAY Cast Recording Track List Announced; Pre-Order Today! by BroadwayWorld

In a heartbeat, 38 planes and 6,579 passengers were forced to land in Gander, Newfoundland, doubling the population of one small town on the edge of the world. On September 11, 2001 the worl…

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BWW Contest: Enter To Win A Copy Of the Dear Evan Hansen Broadway Cast Recording by Bww Contests

We're giving away three copies of the DEAR EVAN HANSEN Original Broadway Cast Recording Enter the contest today for your chance to take one home

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Photo Coverage: Mandy Gonzalez Previews RAISE THE ROOF at Feinstein's/54 Below by Walter McBride

Mandy Gonzalez, on the heels of starring in the Tony Award-winning hit musicalHamiltonas Angelica Schuyler, returns to Feinstein's54 Below on March 12 with an unforgettable solo concert.

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Theater News: Samantha Massell to Appear in Reading of We Have Apples Musical

Waitress choreographer Lorin Latarro will direct.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at noon (Broadway Time)

What's Playing on Broadway: February 20-26 , 2017 by BroadwayWorld

Below, BroadwayWorld brings you this weekly listing of Broadway shows and their show times for the week of February 20-26, 2017.

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The Kennedy Center presents ‘An Evening with Ledisi’ by Blouin Artinfo

“An Evening with Ledisi” will be performed at The Kennedy Center, Washington DC, on February 24 and 25, 2017.Led by conductor Darin Atwater, American R&B and jazz artist Ledisi will …

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Photo Flash: First Look - Hasbro Reveals New BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Toy Line by Movies News Desk

At this weekend's Toy Fair held in New York City, Hasbro revealed its 2017 product line of toys inspired by Walt Disney's highly anticipated live-action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.

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Theatre News: Noma Dumezweni: 'The role of Hermione is out of my comfort zone'

The Harry Potter and the Cursed Child actress spoke to WhatsOnStage as she picked up her Best Supporting Actress Award

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‘Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812’ at The Schubert Organization by Blouin Artinfo

“Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812” is being performed at The Schubert Organization through September 3, 2017.Inspired by a 70-page piece from Tolstoy’s War and Peace, “T…

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National Theatre Commissions Tonic Initiatives to Support Gender Equality in Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Tonic has been commissioned by NT Director Rufus Norris and Executive Director Lisa Burger to support the NT in achieving its aspirations around equality and diversity.

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside MCP's 25th Anniversary Concert of CRAZY FOR YOU! by Walter McBride

Just last night, Manhattan Concert Productions MCP presented the 25th Anniversary concert performance of Gershwin's Tony Award-winning musical comedyCrazy for You, atDavid GeffenHall, Lincol…

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‘Cagney’ at Westside Theatre by Blouin Artinfo

“Cagney” the musical is being performed at Westside Theatre, New York, through May 28, 2017.Based on the book by Peter Colley and directed by Bill Castellino, Cagney is a dramatic musica…

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Anna Deavere Smith Receives George Polk Award for Journalistic Work in NOTES FROM THE FIELD and More by BroadwayWorld

Long Island University LIU has announced the winners of the 68th annual George Polk Awards in Journalism, continuing the University's longstanding tradition of honoring and celebrating the i…

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Theatre Three presents ‘Respect: A Musical Journey of Women’ by Blouin Artinfo

“Respect: A Musical Journey of Women” will be performed at Theatre Three, New York, from February 25 through March 25, 2017.Written by Dorothy Marcic, “Respect: A Musical Journey of Wo…

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Supposition Is No Support As NEA Is Threatened by Howard Sherman

Let’s start with the positive, though I’m afraid that won’t last long. In her New York Times article, “Might Ivanka Trump Speak Up If Her Father Guts The Arts?,” Robin Pogrebin mak…

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See Me Now, Young Vic, London, review: The piece is open to the charge that it ends up as a therapy session for the performers by Paul Taylor, Paul Taylor

Real-life sex workers take to the stage, in a production about prostitution, directed by Mimi Poskitt, with song and dance

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Casting Announced for New U.K. Tour of Jane Eyre by Mark Shenton

The co-production between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic Theatre will star Nadia Clifford and Tim Delap.

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HAMILTON Education Program to Welcome Windy City Public Schools This Week by BroadwayWorld

The innovative educational program that launched last year at Hamilton on Broadway, in partnership with The Rockefeller Foundation, will debut in Chicago on February 22 when 1,900 students a…

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BWW Profile: LA LA LAND's Oscar-Nominated Stage and Screen Star, Emma Stone by Jeffrey Walker

Emma Stone's star is on the rise. The 27-year old actress has been a sought after leading lady for several years. Her Oscar nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role…

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Exclusive Podcast & Video: Joel B. New Welcomes Kate Lumpkin to Sing a New Take on Cinderella, 'Bibidi' by Something New

In Episode 2 of Something New's fifth season, award-winning songwriter Joel B. New sat down with Kate Lumpkin, a lifestylist, casting director, and professional fairy godmother. Kate studied…

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BEAU BRUMMELL – AN ELEGANT MADNESS – Jermyn Street Theatre by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

We first meet Brummell sitting in his tin bath being attended to by Austin, his faithful valet (note the t is pronounced). He is preparing to dress in anticipation of being reunited with his…

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 11am (Broadway Time)

Riot Grrrls’ Trojan Women: in defeat, transcendence by John Bavoso

History, they say, is written by the victors, which may be one reason why Euripides’s The Trojan Women is such a striking piece. By focusing on the women of Troy in the time between the fa…

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The Very Last Days of the First Colored Circus (review) by Debbie Minter Jackson

It’s a rare and unusual  treat to dip into parts of history that have been cast aside, forgotten and ignored. There was a time when the circus coming to town was the most exciting thing a…

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Tense Wedding Day of Playwright’s Parents Inspires New Comedy “Divinity Place” by Kenneth Jones

The scandal of marrying out of your faith — Catholic girl loves Protestant boy! — is at the heart of a new charm-bomb comedy called Divinity Place, one of the recently added titles to th…

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The Good Thing For Gays About Donald Trump by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoIf I were to literally stick to my title (above), this would be a very short column. In fact, it would be over already and I’d be off typing up an invoice. But le…

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Loyle Carner in London: old-school rap with new-school openness

Samples and sturdy beats met heartfelt lyrics as the promising newcomer played Shepherd’s Bush Empire

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Let’s talk about sex work: See Me Now at the Young Vic

Members of the oldest profession share their stories in a brave and illuminating show

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Repertory theatre returns to Manchester for the first time in 50 years by Georgia Snow

Rep will return to Manchester for the first time in more than half a century, as part of a growing trend for

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Theatre Review: ‘The Taming of the Shrew’ at Synetic Theater by Norah Dick

A play that can grate on modern sensibilities, Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” has been mounted in a few ways to appeal to contemporary audiences, but Synetic Theatre…

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BWW Interview: Actress Judith Light Talks GOD LOOKED AWAY and Working with Al Pacino by Don Grigware

Actress Judith Light certainly needs no introduction. A familiar face to television audiences, she co-starred in the soap One Life to Live winning two Daytime Emmy Awards and in prime time w…

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Features: The best of #WOSAwards on social media

Find out what the stars had to say about this year's WhatsOnStage Awards

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Stegosaurus review at Etcetera Theatre, London – ‘a mordant monologue’ by Julia Rank

According Ersi Niaoti’s one-woman play Stegosaurus, one of the many myths perpetuated by Hollywood is how easy it is to be bulimic.

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FIRST LOOK: The Wild Party at The Other Palace by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff We are pleased to bring you these great first look production images from The Wild Party starring Frances Ruffelle, John Owen Jones, Victoria Hamilton-Barritt and Simon Th…

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WITT ‘N CAMP – Vaults by Daniel Perks

Hip H’Opera is now a thing thanks to the team from Witt ‘N Camp. These two staccato, shrill, singing divas appear in masquerade masks and constantly compete for centre stage.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Presidents, and #NotMyPresident, on Stage by New York Theater

Below is a photo essay of a century’s worth of stage depictions of American presidents. One thing seems certain about the most uncertain presidency in U.S. history — Donald Trum…

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Stiles and Drewe musical Honk! to have 20th anniversary revival by Tim Bano

A new production of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe’s musical Honk! is to run at the Union Theatre in London, marking the

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James Corden's TV show could learn from Simon Amstell by Brian Logan

Corden’s US TV debut is a success, but the mutual back-slappery of such chatshows is almost unwatchable – all the more so when the hosts are comediansDid you ever watch Simon Amstell on …

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Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Welcomes Author and Actor Ron Fassler by Behind The Curtain

Imagine taking the proceeds from your paper route, training into NYC by yourself, and, for only 2, seeing the original1776, COMPANY, FOLLIES, PIPPIN, and 196 other shows. And, at your tender…

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See Me Now review at Young Vic, London – ‘candid and moving’ by Natasha Tripney

See Me Now is genuinely eye-opening theatre. It puts the stories of real-life sex workers up on stage and invites the audience

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Music Interview/Review: Former Genesis Guitarist Steve Hackett Crosses Musical Borders by Arts Fuse Editor

"My ancestors fled pogroms in Poland and today we have a crisis to rival what went on in the 1940s."

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The Arts on the Stamps of the World — February 20 by Doug Briscoe

An Arts Fuse regular feature: the arts on stamps of the world.

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Adam Scott-Rowley packs an almighty punch with his one man show This is Not Culturally Significant. Twelve characters struggling with the every day, are pieced together in this brutal, beaut…

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 9am (Broadway Time)

BWW Morning Brief February 20th, 2017 - All-Female 1776, 'ARTURO UI' and More on President's Day! by Jessica Khan

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news Carolee Carmello leads an all-female 1776 at 54 Below, and Christian Borle stars in a reading of 'ARTURO UI' at Woodshed.

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BWW TV: Go K-ra-zy for Them! Watch Highlights of Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes & More in CRAZY FOR YOU by BroadwayWorld TV

Just last night,Manhattan Concert Productions MCP presented the 25th Anniversary concert performance of Gershwin's Tony Award-winning musical comedy Crazy for You,at David Geffen Hall, Linco…

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GRACE NOTES: Monday, February 20, 2017 by Susan Grace

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Chita Rivera and Tommy Tune Will Tour Together by Andrew Gans

The Broadway icons will be Two for the Road this fall.

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Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson by New York Theater

In honor of Presidents Day, I resurrect my review of “Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson,” which opened on Broadway on October 13, 2010 and closed three months later, on January 2, 20…

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‘The Comedy About A Bank Robbery’ at Criterion Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“The Comedy About A Bank Robbery,” a hilarious new show will run through October 29, 2017, at Criterion Theatre, London.The play comes from the team of Mischief Theatre behind the award-…

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Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- featuring Andrew Rannells by Little Known Facts W/ Ilana Levine

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, …

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‘Death Takes A Holiday’ at Charing Cross Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

The acclaimed musical with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and a book by Peter Stone and Thomas Meehan, “Death Takes A Holiday” will run through March 4, 2017, at Charing Cross Theatre,…

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Susan Calman review – Radio 4 favourite's sparky set is far from cosy by Brian Logan

The Stables, Milton Keynes The standup reveals she’s taken up boxing on her Calman Before the Storm tour, and the show swipes energetically at a formidable array of targets“No one says, …

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‘Then She Fell’ at The Kingsland Ward, Brooklyn by Blouin Artinfo

“Then She Fell” by Third Rail Projects is playing at Kingsland Ward in New York through April 30, 2017.This Bessie Award-winning theatre hit is a multi-sensory, fully immersive experienc…

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Concert Review: Boston Modern Orchestra Project’s “Glass Works” by Jonathan Blumhofer

It was a treat to experience Philip Glass’s orchestral music live and in-person.

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Ruby Lewis pays tribute to the Golden Age of Hollywood in Paramour by Joy

Paramour brings the magic of Cirque du Soleil to Broadway with astonishing acrobatics and a visually stunning show. Its leading lady, Ruby Lewis sparkles in her Broadway debut.

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THAT’S JEWISH ENTERTAINMENT – Upstairs at The Gatehouse by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

This lovely revue show takes its audience on a journey spanning over a hundred years. From the mass migration of Jews in the 19th Century, from the shtetl or Eastern Europe.

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Careers Clinic: Should I take a non-acting theatre job? by John Byrne

I’m a very committed graduate actor for whom my first year in the business has been successful from an artistic point of

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Stephen Sondheim Theater presents ‘Beautiful - The Carole King Musical’ by Blouin Artinfo

“Beautiful - The Carole King Musical” is being performed at Stephen Sondheim Theater in New York through September 3, 2017.“Beautiful” tells the true story of Carole King’s inspiri…

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‘School of Rock’ at Winter Garden Theatre by Blouin Artinfo

Winter Garden Theatre, New York, presents the musical “School of Rock” through November 19, 2017.Based on the Jack Black starring hit film, “School of Rock” is Andrew Lloyd Webber’…

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Chita Rivera Talks WEST SIDE STORY; Announces Tour with Tommy Tune by BroadwayWorld

This morning, the TODAY show'sAl Rokersat down with Broadway iconChita Riverafor his Living Legends series.

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St. Ann’s Warehouse presents ‘The Tempest’ by Blouin Artinfo

Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” is being performed at St. Ann’s Warehouse, New York, through February 19, 2017.The Tempest is the finale in an all-female trilogy of Shakespeare’s plays…

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Eva Yerbabuena: Apariencias review at Sadler’s Wells – ‘uncompromising intensity’ by Neil Norman

Eva Yerbabuena is the living embodiment of the phrase “dynamite comes in small packages”. Her compact, formidable form contains enough explosive energy

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She's the Name on Everybody's Lips! Charlotte d'Amboise Begins Performances in Broadway's Chicago by

She started with a bang! Charlotte d'Amboise returns to Broadway's Chicago on February 20. The two-time Tony nominee replaces Spice Girl Mel B, who played her last performance on Feb…

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'Billy Budd' at Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin presents “Billy Budd,” based on the novella by Hermann Melville, author of “Moby-Dick.” It will run from May 24 through June 2, 2017 in Berlin.Benjamin Britten's…

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'Babykonzert: Durch die Lüfte' at Deutsche Oper Berlin by Blouin Artinfo

Deutsche Oper Berlin presents “Babykonzert: Durch die Lüfte,” which will run through February 19, 2017 in Berlin.The opera invites tots up to two years of age to the Tischlerei to witne…

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Cinderella review at Grand Theatre, Leeds – ‘feel-good factor’ by George Hall

The last of three works making up Opera North’s fairytale season, Cinderella – or La Cenerentola, given that the company perform Rossini’s

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Moans and ghostly whispers — The Crimson Bird at the Barbican

The BBCSO dispatched Nicola LeFanu’s new work with flair, abetted by Rachel Nicholls’ voluptuous voice

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Tonight: A Black Lives Matter Burlesque Fundraiser by Trav S.D.

Filed under: African American Interest, British Music Hall, BROOKLYN, Contemporary Variety, PLUGS, SOCIAL EVENTS Tagged: benefit, Black History Through Our Eyes, Black Lives Matter, BROOKLYN…

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Massenet’s Werther at the Met: well sung, well acted, odd production

Vittorio Grigolo led an international cast in Richard Eyre’s distracting modern staging

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Two Man Show: our feminist quest to smash the patriarchy by Abbi Greenland and Helen Goalen

Theatre duo RashDash want to talk about masculinity but words keep failing them so they’re doing it with the help of a sequinned rock goddessWe are a feminist, female theatre company and w…

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Theatre News: Amber Riley: 'It's horrible in America right now, but I hope people will wake up'

The Dreamgirls actress picked up the award for Best Actress in a Musical at the WhatsOnStage Awards

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Review: Review: A Clockwork Orange (Park Theatre)

Physical theatre company Action To The Word present their all-male version of Anthony Burgess' novel

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Review: Review: See Me Now (Young Vic Theatre)

A entirely riveting evening spent in the company of sex workers

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SUMMER NIGHTS IN SPACE – Vaults by Caroline Hanks-Farmer

This eclectic mix of science fiction, rock music and theatre combine beautifully to create an enjoyable, albeit totally bizarre show in Summer Nights In Space.

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 7am (Broadway Time)

New Nigerians review at Arcola Theatre, London – ‘deft political satire’ by Dave Fargnoli

Suffused with warmth, hopefulness and humour, the New Nigerians is no ordinary political satire. Part of the Arcola Theatre’s Revolution season, the

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child sweeps the WhatsOnStage awards with eight wins by Clarisse Loughrey, Clarisse Loughrey

The two-part play scooped up the likes of Best New Play, Best Actor in a Play, Best Supporting Actor in a Play, and Best Supporting Actor in a Play

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Review: ‘The Trojan Women’ at Taffety Punk Theatre Company by Kendall Mostafavi

The feminist movement has been on the rise for decades, but with our current political and social climate, saturated with patriarchal overreach into women’s lives (and even their bodies), …

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Dreamgirls’ Amber Riley: ‘I’m giving young black girls permission to be in musicals’ by Giverny Masso

Dreamgirls star Amber Riley has spoken of the importance of her leading role in the West End in inspiring young black girls

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£200k grant accelerates Theatre Royal Wakefield creative hub plans by Georgia Snow

Plans for a new creative hub at the Theatre Royal Wakefield have taken a step forward after the council granted the project

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Katie Brayben, Tyrone Huntley, Oliver Savile, Sabrina Aloueche and Many More Set for?WEST END LIVE LOUNGE by BroadwayWorld

OnSunday 19th March, LampM Productions will presentWest End Live Lounge- an evening of music from a host of West End talent. Taking place at the Union Theatre, this will mark the company's f…

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Poll: When was the last time you went to Samuel French’s theatre bookshop? by The Stage

Last week, theatre publishing and licensing company Samuel French announced it will shut the doors of its London shop after 187 years

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Theatre News: New repertory theatre to open in Manchester

The new theatre will have a main space and a studio space and open in May 2017

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Review: Review: Good Dog (Watford Palace Theatre)

Arinze Kene's play chronicles how one boy turns from responsible naivity to bitter disillusionment

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Photos: Photos: Winners of the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

Billie Piper, Amber Riley and Jamie Parker were among the big winners of the night

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OLIVER! – Edinburgh by Thom Dibdin

A pair of very fine interpretations, backed by a company intent on performing at the peak of their abilities, mark out an Oliver! which aims high but suffers from the constraints of its own …

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BWW's On This Day - February 20, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on February 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Ailey stuns and moves Atlanta audience by Admin

Saturday, February 18, 2017. The Fox Theatre, Atlanta, GA. It’s February, or Black History Month in the U.S., and it’s time for my annual pilgrimage to The Fox Theatre for Alvin Ailey Am…

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Community Spirit and a Great Show at the WhatsOnStage Awards by Debbie Gilpin

Awards season is in full swing now, so this weekend was the turn of the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards. Held at the Prince of Wales Theatre, it prides itself on being the only event where w…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's New Musical THE GIRLS by BroadwayWorld

Gary Barlow and Tim Firth's new British musical, THE GIRLS, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth, Calendar Girls, will open in London's West End at the P…

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MEI Theatrical in Association with Polka Theatre Present SARAH & DUCK'S BIG TOP BIRTHDAY by BroadwayWorld

The enchanting world of CBeebies' hit animated series Sarah ampDuck will be brought to life on stage for the first time this Spring. Featuring a host of wonderful characters from the BAFTA A…

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NEWS: Union presents 20th anniversary revival of Stiles & Drewe’s Honk! by Press Releases

This Easter, Stiles & Drewe's HONK! the musical returns to London in a brand-new, actor-musician, 20th anniversary production, which will run at the Union Theatre from 29 March 2017.

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Theatre News: Billie Piper: 'Helena Bonham Carter or Emma Stone would be great for Doctor Who'

The actress won Best Actor in a Play at this year's WhatsOnStage Awards

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Royal Court Theatre Announces New Play BODIES, Tickets Sales for B and VICTORY CONDITION, and Extra Shows for NUCLEAR WAR by BroadwayWorld

Vivienne Franzmann returns to the Royal Court Theatre with BODIES, directed by Jude Christian premiering in the Jerwood Theatre Upstairs, Wednesday 05 July 2017 - Saturday 12 August 2017.

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SCENES FROM AN URBAN GOTHIC – Vaults by Laura Kressly

No words, no set, one man and one chair. Using soundscape, lighting and actor James Cross’ elastic limbs, Theatre Imaginers have created an innovative physical performance of a man’s dis…

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Today on Broadway: Monday, February 20, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Stars Set for Roundabout’s Spring Gala, Kristine Nielsen Soldiers through “Present Laughter” Rehearsals, and “Newsies” on the Big Screen Report! “…

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Nadia Clifford, Tim Delap, and More Announced for UK Tour of JANE EYRE by BroadwayWorld

Casting for Sally Cookson's energetic and imaginative new adaptation of Charlotte Bronte's masterpiece, Jane Eyre was announced today 20 February 2017, with Nadia Clifford taking the central…

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Review: ‘Luther Re-Lives’ at the Publick Playhouse by Ramona Harper

The velvet voice and beautiful love ballads of one of the greatest R &B crooners of all time, Luther Vandross, lives on through the magnetic stage presence of William “Smooth” Wardla…

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Brits Off Broadway Invites The Original Theatre Company for a Month-long Residency by BroadwayWorld

The Original Theatre Company is delighted to announce that, following a hugely successful second National tour, its production of Torben Betts's critically acclaimed INVINCIBLE will perform …

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HONK! THE MUSICAL Returns to London this Easter by BroadwayWorld

This Easter, Honk the musical returns to London in a brand-new, actor-musician egg-stravaganza, filled with puppetry, magic and illusions. And water guns

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MADE IN INDIA – Edinburgh by Thom Dibdin

Combining thought-provoking intelligence and the genuinely moving, Made In India at the Traverse is a very fine production.

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Why video is getting a bigger part in theatre by Catherine Love

Video technology has been influencing theatre for decades, but never has it been easier or cheaper to incorporate into productions. Today, video

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The Green Room: How has your training at drama school helped you? by Thomas Hescott

Meet our panel: We have given our panellists pen-names and used stock images but their biographies reflect their real career details… Sally

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INTERVIEW: Frances Ruffelle Talks The Wild Party and New Musicals by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo We had a brief moment during rehearsals for The Wild Party to talk to British Musical Theatre star Frances Ruffelle about new musicals, The Wild Party and her attraction to n…

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THE SOUTH AFREAKINS – Vaults by Shanine Salmon

If the material in Robyn Paterson’s one-woman play feels quaint, then her performance is anything but. It’s an impressive act of virtuosity and memory that flits between each half of a p…

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Photo Flash: Amber Riley, Billie Piper & More At WhatsOnStage Awards by Marianka Swain

Last night, winners were announcedat London's Prince of Wales Theatre for the 17th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards, celebrating the best of the UK's theatre over the past year, as voted for by th…

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Why Are Women Still Shortchanged In Theatre? by Gary Naylor

Has theatre come to terms with 21st century women Or are female characters too frequently there to help the men drive the plot from curtain to curtain

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Advocacy Tips And Resources That Will Come In Handy In The Coming Weeks by Sarah Marczynski

If your newsfeed wasn’t already full of politics, I bet on January 19, it got real full, real fast. On the 19th, The Hill, then others, published an article detailing the Trump admini…

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The conversation flows uninterrupted for 100 minutes in Wallace Shawn’spolished production.

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Plan your week’s theatre: top tickets by Lyn Gardner

Dolphins are taught to speak in a clever satire, Theatre 503 presents works by prisoners and Madame Bovary is relocated to a plumbing company – in a play with no actorsSinners Club, at the…

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Review: ‘The Matchmaker’ at People’s Light by Deb Miller

An effervescent all-star ensemble of fourteen actors and two musicians under the ebullient direction of Abigail Adams bring to life the eccentric characters, madcap situations, and old-fashi…

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The Age of Bones (Jaman Belulang) by Arts Review

A stunning Indonesian-Australian co-production set deep beneath the sea from award-winning playwright Sandra Thibodeaux, The Age of Bones (Jaman Belulang) will be presented at La Mama Court…

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Episode 502 - Kate Lumpkin (Professional Fairy Godmother) by Joel B. New

JBN hangs out with Kate Lumpkin, a fabulous casting director and professional fairy godmother. Song premiere: "Bibbidi" with music and lyrics by Joel B. New. Performed by Miss Lumpkin featur…

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Natasha Tripney: Is theatre’s fad for blind luck more than just a stunt? by Natasha Tripney

A spin of the wheel. A toss of a coin. The striking of a match. Chance is part of what makes the

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Sean Brosnan: ‘Acting is easiest when you’re on stage for the whole show’ by Giverny Masso

After training in stage management at RADA, Sean Brosnan pursued a career in acting that has lasted more than 50 years and

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Mark Shenton’s week: Not all shows get the West End transfers they deserve by Mark Shenton

Much is made these days of our isolated social bubbles. So I wasn’t surprised to be contacted, independently, by two prominent London

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Review: ‘God of Carnage’ at Compass Rose Theater by Danielle Angeline

Compass Rose Theater does it again with another smart and dramatic production. God of Carnage is remarkable, this time with Director Steven Carpenter at the helm. Lucinda Merry-Browne is the…

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Melbourne White Night: 86-year-old swing dances with his partner – video by Guardian Staff

Kenneth Weeks, 86, and Lyne Luxford, 70, were captured hoofing it off Collins Street in Melbourne, at 2am on a Sunday morning as the city celebrated White Night. Melbourne’s fifth White Ni…

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On the Couch with Gavin Webber by Arts Review

Who is Gavin Webber? I’m a choreographer and one of Australia’s oldest dancers. I’m about to go to Melbourne with a show called Cockfight and I’ll turn 50 on the last day! I feel pre…

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Theatrefolk Production: Alice by Lindsay Price by Lindsay Price

Alice by Lindsay Price is brought to life by director Juliet Cottrell and the Drama Workshop in New Zealand. It was no ordinary production. The theatre had been destroyed by fire 4 weeks pri…

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Monday, February 20, 2017 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Interviews: From 1776 to Boy Meets World, William Daniels Looks Back on His Career in New Memoir

There I Go Again: How I Came to Be Mr. Feeny, John Adams, Dr. Craig, KITT, and Many Others will be released on March 1.

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Media roundtable aims to improve quality of LGBTIQ images and storylines in Australia by Arts Review

Author and journalist Benjamin Law (The Family Law), and comedian Jordan Raskopoulos (Axis of Awesome) will join leading international LGBTIQ media advocates in Sydney next week for a ground…

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Tarragon Theatre shaking things up with music-focused season by J. Kelly Nestruck

Offerings include an opera, a “theatrical mixtape” and a rocking take on Shakespeare

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Carolee Carmello Is John Adams in All-Female 1776 Concert Feb. 20 by Andrew Gans

The evening, featuring Mary Testa, Arielle Jacobs, and Andréa Burns, is held at Feinstein’s/54 Below.

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Look Back at Past Productions of Sunday in the Park with George by Hannah Vine

The show will reopen on Broadway at the Hudson Theatre February 23.

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Why a Musical About the Sex-Crazed Mystic Rasputin Plays a Church in Brooklyn by Michael C. Gioia

St. John’s Lutheran Church becomes home to the Russian mystical faith healer in a racy, immersive staging of Dave Malloy’s new musical.

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Is choreographer Mark Morris taking a lyrical turn? by Sarah L. Kaufman / The Washington Post

In the 37 years since he founded his dance company, Mark Morris has been a dancer, a choreographer and even a conductor, on occasion. Now he is taking on a new role, for the Mark Morris Danc…

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