Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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23 recommended shows to see this week

"Birdland" ✭✭✭✭ Playwright Simon Stephens' "Birdland," the fabulous new show at Steep Theatre, is a totally gripping examination of what it's like to be a rock star. Can those who a…

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Jon Rua & More Complete the Cast of the Muny's Annie by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the Muny's upcoming centennial-season production of Annie! Tony nominee John Tartaglia will direct the new staging, with choreography by Jessica Hartman and …

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Broadway Records Reveals Cover and Track List for The “2018 Tony Award® Season” Album

The second annual Tony Award® Season compilation album will be released on CD and digitally at most major music retailers on June 8, 2018.

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See Who's Joining Jennifer Simard and Christopher Sieber in Muny Annie by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin at the St. Louis venue July 18.

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Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Launches Digital Ticket Lottery by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway musical about the disco icon plays the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

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The Sun's on its Way Out at the Muny with the Complete Cast and Creative of ANNIE by BroadwayWorld

The Muny announced today its full cast, design and production teams for the theatre's centennial season production of Annie, July 18 -25.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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WATCH NOW! Zooming in on the Tony Nominees: Renee Fleming by BroadwayWorld TV

Watch below as Renee tells us all about want this nomination means to her, how she's preparing for the Tonys, and so much more

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VIDEO: First Look at Ogunquit's Off-Broadway Bound SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE by BroadwayWorld

Smokey Joe's Cafe is grooving across the stage, get a first look at the production below The show is currently playing at The Ogunquit Playhouse Bradford Kenney, Executive Artistic Director …

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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Idina Menzel and the Cast of SKINTIGHT by BroadwayWorld

Idina Menzelwill soon star as 'Jodi Isaac' inRoundabout Theatre Company's world-premiere production ofSkintight byJoshua Harmon. The company is currently hard at work in rehearsal, check out…

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Photo Flash: SCHOOL OF ROCK Celebrates Red Nose Day Plus Special Contest! by BroadwayWorld

In celebration of Red Nose Day last night, the cast of School of Rock the Musical ended their show with a very special closing number to help raise money and awareness to end child poverty.

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Photo Flash: Desmond Napoles Visits the Cast of KINKY BOOTS by BroadwayWorld

Young drag star and verified master of all tradesDesmond Napoles AKA Desmond is Amazing recently paid a visit to Kinky Boots on Broadway where he struck a pose with the cast. Check out the p…

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What Female Empowerment Means to the Cast of Broadway's Come From Away by Playbill Staff

Jenn Colella, Sharon Wheatley, and more on the importance of telling women's stories on Broadway today, more than ever.

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Theater Review: “The Last Act” — Underdone by Bill Marx

Joshua Sobol isn't interested in exploring dramatic possibilities but making sure his equation about the inevitable mechanics of violence work out.

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Jazz CD Review: “The Genius of Eddie Jefferson” — Performed by Allan Harris by Steve Provizer

Singer Allan Harris clearly loves Eddie Jefferson's music and performs it with sincerity and chops.

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Theater Review: “Madame Defarge” — Epic Lite by David Greenham

Director Ellie Heyman and her talented cast have their hands full with this new work because it is, in some ways, a tale of two musicals

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Odds & Ends: Santino & Jessica Fontana to Lead Promises, Promises Concert & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Santino & Jessica Fontana to Lead Promises, Promises Concert A foursome of stage favorites has been announced to lead a…

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Backstage at Carousel with Lindsay Mendez, Episode 1: Welcome! by Broadway.com

Carousel's Lindsay Mendez takes us backstage at the Imperial Theatre and more with her new Broadway.com vlog.

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Marc Masterson returns as artistic leader of City Theatre by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Between his most recent theater jobs, Marc Masterson spent some time exploring South America and logging 6,000 United States miles in a vintage Airstream trailer. He is finally ready to sett…

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Check Out Rehearsals for Skintight Starring Idina Menzel by Hannah Vine

The new play from Significant Other playwright Joshua Harmon begins previews Off-Broadway May 31.

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Life is a Dream, Sadler's Wells, London, review: Rambert's first evening-length work for decades is understated by Zoë Anderson, Zoë Anderson

Kim Brandstrup's new adaptation of Pedro Calderón de la Barca 17th century play is a dance narrative in a hall of mirrors

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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Memorial Service for Jan Maxwell to Be Held June 4; Jayne Houdyshell, Mary Beth Peil, and More to Attend by BroadwayWorld

A memorial service for beloved five-time Tony Award-nominated actress Jan Maxwell will be held on Monday, June 4 at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

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Playwrights Foundation Announces 2018 Bay Area Playwrights Festival Lineup by American Theatre Editors

The festival will feature readings of plays by Jon Bernson, Dustinn Chinn, Kristiana Rae Colón, Patricia Cotter, T.D. Mitchell, and Madhuri Shekar.

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Digital Lottery Announced for Summer: The Donna Summer Musical by Mark A. Robinson

Summer is just around the corner, and Summer: The Donna Summer Musical is about to provide some summer sizzle for ticket-buyers. The Broadway musical, playing at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, h…

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Inside Rehearsals for the World Premiere of Stephen Trask and Peter Yanowitz Musical This Ain’t No Disco by Hannah Vine

Hamilton's Samantha Marie Ware, Beautiful's Chilina Kennedy, and American Psycho's Theo Stockman star in the Atlantic Theater Company production.

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Memorial Service for Broadway's Jan Maxwell to Be Held at Samuel J. Friedman Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

A memorial service for beloved five-time Tony Award-nominated actress Jan Maxwell will be held on June 4 from 3:00-5:00pm at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Maxwell …

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Manhattan Theatre Club to Hold Memorial for Jan Maxwell by Ryan McPhee

The five-time Tony nominee died at the age of 61 earlier this year.

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An Interview with Jessica Pimentel of ‘Orange is the New Black’ and ‘Surfer Girl’ by Jose Solis

Leslye Headland’s Surfer Girl, about a young woman who “disappears in order to survive” is back in New York in a production by Animus Theatre Company. The one woman show is given a twi…

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SHOWBIZ CHICAGO: Interview with “DIRTY DANCING’S” KELSEY WALSH by Michael J. Roberts

Chicago native Kelsey Walsh discusses touring the country in the hit musical Dirty Dancing:-The Classic [...]

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Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion at Navy Pier Opens for Business by Michael J. Roberts

Navy Pier, Chicago’s iconic, year-round lakefront destination, will debut its newly renovated Fifth Third Bank Family [...]

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Nordstrom Will Sponsor the Tony Awards Red Carpet for the Fourth Consecutive Year

Nordstrom will return in 2018 as the official Red Carpet sponsor for Broadway’s biggest night. Fans can watch at TonyAwards.com beginning at 5:30pm ET on June 10.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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Token Theatre Friends: We Could’ve ‘Dance Nation’-ed All Night! by American Theatre Editors

This week, it's "My Fair Lady" ($97+) verses "Dance Nation" ($59+). Plus an interview with Eva Noblezada.

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Review: In ‘Ding Dong It’s the Ocean,’ Seas Rise and a Party Crashes by Alexis Soloski

The play, created by Rady & Bloom, follows a celebration that goes nowhere, with nothing going according to plan.

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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Atlantic's THIS AIN'T NO DISCO by BroadwayWorld

This Ain't No Disco is now in rehearsal prepping for their runJune 29 - August 12, 2018at Atlantic Theater Company's Linda Gross Theater. Get a first look at the company below

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Digital Lottery Begins Tomorrow for SUMMER: THE DONNA SUMMER MUSICAL by BroadwayWorld

Summer The Donna Summer Musical has announced that a limited number of 40 same day tickets will be available via a digital lottery for select performances starting May 25th.

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The York Theatre Co to Award Susan Stroman the 2018 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company will honor Five-time Tony Award-winning musical theatre directorchoreographer Susan Stroman Crazy for You with the 2018 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievem…

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BWW TV: #SupportingCast- THE BAND'S VISIT Dialect Coaches, Mouna R'Miki and Zohar Tirosh-Polk by BroadwayWorld TV

Status quo seeks the spotlight. Status Go shares the stage. As the Official Accounting Services Partner of the Tony Awards, Grant Thornton wants you to join us in recognizing the individuals…

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Susan Stroman Will Receive 2018 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Lifetime Achievement in Musical Theatre by Andrew Gans

The York Theatre Company will honor the five-time Tony winner at a gala in November.

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License to Chill! Jimmy Buffett's Escape to Margaritaville Will Embark on a National Tour by Ryan Gilbert

Can't you feel it circling, honey? Can't you feel it swimming around? The new musical Escape to Margaritaville, featuring both original songs and your most-loved Jimmy Buffett classi…

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Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 8: Finale! by Broadway.com

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen ends her vlog with a Yanny vs. Laurel debate, an epic listening party and more.

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Parks & Recreation's Paul Schneider to Make Broadway Debut in Straight White Men by Andy Lefkowitz

Paul Schneider has been announced as the final cast member of Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men, making its Broadway premiere this summer. Anna D. Shapiro directs the production, sched…

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Review of ‘Transparent Falsehood: An American Travesty’ by Mark Dundas Wood

It seems sometimes that every other entertainer working these days has a Trump impersonation at the ready, though many seem to miss the mark by a mile. I’ve never been especially enthused …

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Announcing the Six Playwrights Selected for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By 2018 LTC Carnaval Selection Committee. It is with great excitement that we introduce these six new Latinx plays into our field, by both emerging and established voices in the American the…

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Half Time Play by Play: Donna McKechnie Reveals Secrets About Her "Turkey Lurkey Time" & A Chorus Line Tony Awards Performances

Half Time star Donna McKechnie looks back on two of the most epic Tony Awards performances of all time: Promises, Promises and A Chorus Line.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at noon (Broadway Time)
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Off-Broadway Review: "Peace for Mary Frances" at the New Group by Joseph Verlezza

The competent cast including such distinguished veteran actors as Johanna Day, J. Smith-Cameron, and Lois Smith attempt to dig deep into their characters, but it seems impossible to bring an…

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Off-Broadway Review: "The Beast in the Jungle" at the Vineyard Theatre by Joseph Verlezza

This is a production that pushes boundaries of traditional musical theater relying on the melodic score by John Kander, sometimes reminiscent of his earlier work and always pleasing to the e…

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Photo Coverage: Backstage with the Cast of THE DOCTOR'S DILEMMA; Lenny Wolpe, Lisa O'Hare, and More by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Gingold Theatrical Group continues the 13thseason of Project Shawon with The Doctor's Dilemma, one of Shaw's most beloved plays. BroadwayWorld takes you backstage with the all-star cast feat…

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Paul Schneider Rounds Out Broadway’s ‘Straight White Men’ Cast; Joins Josh Charles, Armie Hammer by Greg Evans

Paul Schneider (Parks and Recreation, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford) will round out the Broadway cast of Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men, joining, among othe…

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Waitress Star Katharine McPhee Proves Just How Much She Remembers From Smash by Ryan McPhee

Do you remember Karen Cartwright's audition song for Bombshell? Kat does.

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VIDEO: Watch Darren Criss & Gaten Matarazzo's Full Rap Battle on DROP THE MIC by TV News Desk

The cuteness is undeniable whenAMERICAN CRIMEStory'sDarren Crissfaces Stranger Things starGaten Matarazzoin a stinging rap battle.

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BWW Poll: Which Disney Musical Would You Like to See at the Hollywood Bowl Next? by BroadwayWorld

With the concert quickly approaching, we want to know... What Disney musical would you like to see at the Hollywood Bowl next

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Photo Coverage: Inside the #EduHAM Matinee Q&A Panel Discussion with Sasha Hollinger, Joanna Jones, and More by Walter McBride

EduHam is a series of HAMILTON Wednesday matinees made available to New York City schools with a high concentration of students from low-income families for the ticket price of only 10. Chec…

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Paul Schneider Completes Cast of Josh Charles and Armie Hammer Led STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by BroadwayWorld

Second Stage Theater Carole Rothman, Artistic Director Casey Reitz, Executive Director has announced that Paul Schneider Parks amp Recreation will complete casting for the upcoming Broadway …

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Life Is a Dream review – Rambert dance into the twilight zone by Sanjoy Roy

Sadler’s Wells, LondonKim Brandstrup’s mysterious take on Calderón’s 17th-century play is set in an illusory world of doppelgangers, alter egos and unstable duetsBilled by Rambert as …

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Review of ‘Saint Joan’ by Elyse Trevers

Who was Saint Joan? Subject of many books, movies and plays, The Maid, as she was sometimes called, has been a fascinating historical figure. Defying her gender and station, she was able to…

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Join Be More Chill Composer Joe Iconis for a Master Class at Two River Theatre by Olivia Clement

The New Jersey theatre will host a special Q&A with Iconis June 4.

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Once On This Island's Alex Newell to Host 2018 Stars in the Alley; Katharine McPhee, Melissa Benoist Set to Perform by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway League has announced that Once On This Island standout Alex Newell will host the annual free outdoor concert Stars in the Alley. Additionally, Dear Evan Hansen's Alex Boniel…

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Parks and Recreation's Paul Schneider Joins Straight White Men on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The actor joins previously announced Armie Hammer, Tom Skerritt, Kate Bornstein, and more in Young Jean Lee's play at 2ST.

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How ‘Cursed Child’ Puts Parenting at the Center of the Potterverse by Pamela Paul, Maria Russo and Michael Paulson

Two children’s literature experts consider what works in the Broadway play — for kids, sure, but for grown-ups too.

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Critic’s Notebook: Who is Neville Longbottom, and Why Should I Care? A Potter Newbie on That Broadway Show by Elisabeth Vincentelli

The stagecraft is impressive, but if you’re not familiar with J.K. Rowling’s world of wizards, “Cursed Child” can be a mystifying slog.

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Review of ‘Judas’ by Mark Dundas Wood

Robert Patrick’s Judas comes to us from 1973, the same year in which his most famous drama, Kennedy’s Children, was first produced. Judas is a sort of modern-dress passion play—it trac…

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The Beast in the Jungle

The Beast in the Jungle Off Broadway, Vineyard Theatre Reviewed by Lexi Orphanos BOTTOM LINE: With striking direction and choreography by Susan Stroman, The Beast in the Jungle gives artis…

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An epic case of theatre FOMO by Stephanie Ressort

As an avid theatre-goer who has been forced to scale back her theatre-going, I’m suffering from serious theatre FOMO. I’ve been lucky enough to see some shows on their press nights, but …

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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The Old Vic production of Sylvia announces its main cast members

Casting has just been announced for the new musical entitled Sylvia, which is set to open at The Old Vic Theatre in September. The musical is directed and choreographed by Kate Prince and…

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How playwright Bob Bartlett’s personal story became part of Swimming with Whales by Keith Loria

D.C. Playwright Bob Bartlett has always been curious about the ways humans respond to injured or distressed animals, and that theme seems to find its way into his writing again and again. In…

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Life Is a Dream review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘fragments of brilliance’ by Neil Norman

Milton’s line: “No light, but rather darkness visible” is as good a description of Kim Brandstrup’s new work as any. The first

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Dr. Jill Biden To Appear in Video Introduction to BANDSTAND in Theatres by BroadwayWorld

Fathom Events amp Sing Out Louise Productions are pleased to announce that military families advocate and Second Lady of the United States 2009-2017 Dr. Jill Biden, who introduced the Broadw…

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Santino Fontana, John Cariani, Donna Lynne Champlin, More Set for Promises, Promises in Concert by Andrew Gans

Jack Cummings III will direct the evening for the Transport Group.

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Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Presented by SeatGeek: May 24, 2018 by Bww Special

Looking to buy last minute tickets to a Broadway show Don't know what to see Trying to find a theater

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Alex Newell to Host Stars in the Alley; Taylor Louderman, Melissa Benoist, and More to Perform! by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway League is proud to announce that Alex Newell, currently starring as Asaka in Once On This Island, will host this year's STARS IN THE ALLEY free outdoor concert.

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John Cariani, Donna Lynne Champlin, Jessica Fontanta, & Santino Fontana Lead Transport Group's PROMISES, PROMISES by BroadwayWorld

Transport Group has announced initial casting forPromises, Promisesits second musical in this season's Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series.The concert starsJohn Cariani,Donna Lynne Champlin,Jes…

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Witness Uganda Will Make West Coast Premiere at the Wallis by Adam Hetrick

The documentary musical by Matt Gould and Griffin Matthews has been revised since its Off-Broadway run.

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See Come From Away Celebrate 500 Performances on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The show began performances February 18, 2017, and officially opened March 12 at Broadway’s Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre.

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SHAKESPEARE'S MAD WOMEN Comes to Theatre N16 by BroadwayWorld

Lady Garden Theatre Company announce the London premiere of their debut production, 'Shakespeare's Mad Women'.

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Once On This Island’s Alex Newell Will Host Stars in the Alley Concert by Andrew Gans

The annual June concert will also feature Katharine McPhee, Joshua Henry, and more.

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Genesis Lynea and Beverley Knight to Star in World Premiere of New Musical Sylvia at London's Old Vic by Andrew Gans

Co-creator Kate Prince also directs and choreographs.

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2018 Tony Award Honoree John Leguizamo Tapped for The Night Clerk Film by Ruthie Fierberg

The Emmy winner joins Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, and Tye Sheridan in the upcoming movie.

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Hull Truck Theatre unveils plans to improve its diversity and working conditions by Simon Fearn

Hull Truck Theatre Company has committed to new diversity targets and introduced schemes to help young people from deprived areas break into

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3 Things Broadway Can Learn From The Royal Wedding.

Admit it. You watched some of that wedding, didn’t you? Maybe you didn’t get your butt up at 5 AM to watch it live (although I’d bet money that a lot of you did), but you …

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INTERVIEW: Tim McArthur performs in & directs Into the Woods at the Cockpit Theatre by Liz Dyer

Stephen Sondheim’s Into The Woods gets a 21st-century makeover this week at the Cockpit Theatre, as All Star Productions join forces with Trilby Productions to revive Tim McArthur’s adap…

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THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS to Celebrate Fleet Week with Special Performance on the Intrepid by BroadwayWorld

THIS ONE'S FOR THE GIRLS is set to celebrate Fleet Week 2018 with a special medley from the musical smash this Sunday, May 27th at noon on the Intrepid. Admission is free.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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NEWS: Beverley Knight, John Dagleish & Carly Bawden are cast in Suffragette musical Sylvia at The Old Vic by Press Releases

The cast of SYLVIA at The Old Vic, which has its world premiere at The Old Vic on 11 September 2018 (previews from 3 September) will include Delroy Atkinson, Carly Bawden, Verity Blyth, John…

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Gerard Alessandrini's Spamilton, which spoofs smash-hit musical Hamilton, transfers to London's West End 

Hamilton, Spamilton! Gerard Alessandrini's spoof musical (Shall we say spoofical?), Spamilton: An American Parody, is set to take the West End by storm when it premieres at the Menier Ch…

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Mindj Panther and Telling Stories of Resistance, Not Victimhood by Stokely@howlround.com (jdstokely)

By Mihaela Drăgan. Mihaela Drăgan interviews Sandra and Simonida Selimovic of Mindj Panther about their show Roma Armee , and the activist work they are doing in Austria to fight against R…

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Rambert: Life is a Dream, Sadler’s Wells, London — ravishing but frustrating

Choreographer Kim Brandstrup’s piece is brilliant in every respect — except narrative coherence

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Britten Sinfonia, Barbican, London — Adès savours every phrase

The composer-conductor and orchestra reach the midpoint of their Beethoven cycle

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Review: ‘The Beast in the Jungle’ by Matthew Wexler

Susan Stroman directs and choreographs a new dance play based on a novella by Henry James.

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Creation (Pictures for Dorian) review – woozy walk on the Wilde side by Lyn Gardner

Attenborough Centre, BrightonInviting guest performers of all ages to serve as art objects, Gob Squad’s show is a meditation on beauty and decay Beauty, creativity and decay are neatly ent…

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Cuba Gooding Jr webchat – post your questions now

The Oscar-winning star, now strutting the West End stage in Chicago, will be here to take your questions from 1pm BST on Tuesday 29 May. Leave your messages in the comment section below 2.50…

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Elena Gremina obituary by Sasha Dugdale

Playwright and founder of a Moscow theatre that challenged the Russian governmentThe Russian playwright and screenwriter Elena Gremina, who has died aged 61 of heart failure, was one of the …

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Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of THE BEAST IN THE JUNGLE? by Review Roundups

The world premiere of The Beast in the Jungle officially opened last night, May 24 at Vineyard Theater - 108 East 15th Street, NYC. Let's see what the critics are saying...

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VIDEO: Jane Lynch Talks Red Nose Day & HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT on TODAY by TV News Desk

The crowd on the TODAY plaza is all decked out in red noses to mark the Red Nose Day Special Thursday night on NBC. And so is Jane Lynch, who shares details about the show as well as about a…

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BWW Review: THE STRING QUARTET'S GUIDE TO SEX AND ANXIETY, Theatre Royal Brighton by Fiona Scott

The Mental Health Foundation reports that there were 8.2 million cases of anxiety in the UK in 2013. All of us may feel stressed at some point in our lives, but it can be an unwanted and ove…

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Photo Flash: First Look at TRANSLATIONS at the National Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Owen, the prodigal son, returns to rural Donegal from Dublin. With him are two British army officers. Their ambition is to create a map of the area, replacing the Gaelic names with English. …

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Contactless payment device created for street performers by Georgia Snow

Street performers could soon benefit from being able to accept contactless payments, thanks to new technology developed in London. The device, Tiptap,

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Savvy Theatre to be company in residence at Croydon’s refurbished Fairfield Halls by Giverny Masso

South London arts centre Fairfield Halls has announced local organisation Savvy Theatre as its company in residence for the next 10 years.

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Carolee Carmello Will Star in Gypsy at Sacramento’s Music Circus by Ryan McPhee

Initial casting is set for the 2018 summer season, which also includes Singin’ in the Rain (featuring Kara Lindsay) and Newsies.

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Film Review: “Beast” — Dark Forest of the Heart by Peg Aloi

Writer-director Michael Pearce’s debut feature is self-assured and finely-wrought. Beast written and directed by Michael Pearce. Screening at Kendall Square Cinema, Coolidge Corner The…

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‘Perfect for warm summer nights of escapism’: SUMMER HOLIDAY: THE MUSICAL – Touring ★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

Summer Holiday: The Musical is lighthearted fun, perfect for those who want to reminisce about the 60s as well as those experiencing the story with fresh eyes.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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What the Cast of Boys in the Band Has Learned From the Pivotal Play by Ruthie Fierberg

Matt Bomer, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Robin de Jesús, Brian Hutchison, Tuc Watkins, Charlie Carver, and Michael Benjamin Washington share secrets behind the play’s design, …

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Bump **** by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons May 24, 2018:  Founded in 1934 by industrialist Alfred P. Sloan Jr., the eponymous Foundation, according to its website, is a “not-for-profit grantmaking institution…

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Breakout Stars Ushering in a New Golden Age on Broadway: Summer, The Donna Summer Musical Star Storm Lever

Check out this stylized photoshoot and Q&A with Summer, The Donna Summer Musical star Storm Lever.

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Read Reviews for the World Premiere of Beast in the Jungle by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the new John Kander and David Thompson dance play, directed by Susan Stroman at the Vineyard Theatre.

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Sienna Miller, Mark Ruffalo, Greta Gerwig at Opening Night of Peace for Mary Frances by Hannah Vine

The Lila Neugebauer-directed Off-Broadway production opened May 23 at The Pershing Square Signature Center.

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Casting announced for #OVSylvia at @oldvictheatre this September includes @Beverleyknight

Beverley Knight and a host of fabulous StageFaves have been confirmed for the new musical SYLVIA which will play at London's Old Vic Theatre this September 2018. See the full casting below...

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Susan Brown on Angels in America by Victoria Myers

2018 Tony Award nominee Susan Brown is a self-described “chameleon” who plays Ethel Rosenberg, Hannah Pitt, and others in the Broadway revival of "Angels in America." We speak with Susan…

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BWW Review: Phylicia Rashad Directs Crackling Revival of Stephen Adly Guirgis' OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET by Michael Dale

There's an empty casket on display and a pants-less mourner screaming. 'What kinda fuckin' world is this' when the lights suddenly go up on Stephen Adly Guirgis' wild New York escapade, Our …

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Carolee Carmello, Kara Lindsay, Ken Page and More Announced For 2018 Broadway At Music Circus Season in Sacramento by BroadwayWorld

After auditioning performers in New York City, Los Angeles and Sacramento, Broadway Sacramento has confirmed casting for the six shows in the 68th Broadway At Music Circus season. The casts …

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Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of PEACE FOR MARY FRANCES by Jennifer Broski

The New Group celebrated Opening Night of Lily Thorne's Peace for Mary Frances last night, with Heather Burns, Johanna Day, Natalie Gold, Mia Katigbak, Paul Lazar, Brian Miskell, Melle Power…

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BWW Live Will Chat with COME FROM AWAY's Chad Kimball Today at 5:30 by BroadwayWorld

On Thursday, May 24, 530pm EST BroadwayWorld's Steve Schonberg is getting up close and personal with star of Come From Away, Chad Kimball Don't forget to tune in to our official Facebook pag…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the Opening Night Cast Celebration for THE BEAST IN THE JUNGLE by Walter McBride

The world premiere of The Beast in the Jungle officially opened last night off-Broadway. BroadwayWorld attended opening night and you can check out photos from the cast's opening night party…

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Photo Flash: See Betty Buckley As Gran'ma in Season 3 of AMC's PREACHER by TV News Desk

AMC's outrageous drama 'Preacher' returns for 10 episodes on Sunday, June 24 at 1000 PM ETPT. The sinister cast of characters includes Jesse, Cassidy, Tulip, Gran'ma, Allfather, God Dog, and…

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Full Casting Announced for SYLVIA at the Old Vic by BroadwayWorld

The Old Vic today announces the cast of SYLVIA, which will have its world premiere at The Old Vic on 11 September, with previews from 3 September. The cast includes Delroy Atkinson, Carly Ba…

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Read Reviews for Peace for Mary Frances Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the world premiere of Lily Thorne's play, directed by Lila Neugebauer.

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GRACE NOTES: Thursday, May 24, 2018 by Susan Grace

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Review on Cititour.com: Peace for Mary Frances by Brian Scott Lipton

“Have you ever seen a worse family than this?”, the rather sensible Rosie (Natalie Gold) asks a visiting social worker at the beginning of Act II of “Peace for Mary Frances,” Lily Th…

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Review on Cititour.com: The Beast in the Jungle by Brian Scott Lipton

This highly ambitious and extremely moving “dance play” is now mesmerizing audiences at the Vineyard Theatre.

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Jagged Little Pill Explores Mental Health by Admin

The sounds of an angry beat drive the protestations of a scorned lover, reminding her ex, “I’m here to remind you of the mess you left when you went away. It’s not fair to deny me of t…

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Lead character in Knights of the Rose rock musical has been cast

Knights of the Rose, the upcoming electrically charged rock musical of Shakespearean proportions, has just announced further casting. This unique production, which fuses modern rock hits fro…

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INTERVIEW: Spotlight On… Circolombia’s director Felicity Simpson by Emma Clarendon

Love London Love Culture’s Emma Clarendon spoke to director Felicity Simpson about Circolombia, playing at the Underbelly Festival from the 24 May 2018.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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VIDEO: Carol Burnett Talks Her Iconic Variety Show & Netflix Series on TODAY by TV News Desk

As our TODAY Living Legends series continues, Al Roker catches up with Carol Burnett at her old stomping grounds, the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York. At age 85, the actress is as busy as ev…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of THE BEAST IN THE JUNGLE by Walter McBride

The world premiere of The Beast in the Jungle officially opened last night off-Broadway. BroadwayWorld attended opening night and you can check out photos of the cast's opening night bows be…

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BWW's On This Day - May 24, 2018

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on May 24 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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BWW Review: WITH A LITTLE BIT OF LERNER, Royal Festival Hall by Nicole Ackman

With A Little Bit of Lerner combined an outstanding group of performers with the BBC Concert Orchestra to present an exciting variety of many of Lerner's well-known and lesser-known songs at…

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Photo Flash: First Look at TRIOPERAS at the Peacock Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Pamela Tan-Nicholson's explosive new production, TriOperas, opens at the Peacock Theatre in under three weeks, and the sensational cast have been taking every 'opera-tunity' to rehearse, for…

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The Best Of The West End Comes to The Royal Albert Hall by BroadwayWorld

Seventh Sense presents a stunning collection of some of the greatest stars of musical theatre celebrating the very best of the West End with classic songs

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Creighton Hale: Not the Goat Man by Trav S.D.

Screen actor Creighton Hale (1882-1965) was born on this day. Born Patrick Fitzgerald in County Cork, Ireland he moved to America early in the 20th century with a touring theatrical troupe. …

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Review: Sex with Robots and Other Devices, King’s Head Theatre by Hilary Webb

Humans having sex with robots has been a constant theme in science fiction for a long time, but now that The post Review: Sex with Robots and Other Devices, King’s Head Theatre appeared fi…

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Review: A Sockful of Custard, The Pleasance Theatre Trust by Gabriel Wilding

An explosion of silliness in a world that has become too cynical, A Sockful of Custard is a celebration of The post Review: A Sockful of Custard, The Pleasance Theatre Trust appeared first o…

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Review: RashDash’s Three Sisters at The Yard Theatre by Hannah Greenstreet

I'm ready to work: Hannah Greenstreet responds to a frenzied, feminist reimagining of Chekhov with a letter to its creators, RashDash. The post Review: RashDash’s Three Sisters at The …

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‘It’s a really fine performance from Anita Dobson’: 3WOMEN – Trafalgar Studios ★★★ by Johnny Fox

Walking into Trafalgar Studios and seeing such a realistically dated four-star hotel suite, I thought, ‘oh, good, Katy Brand is going to satirise everything about sixties’ drawing room c…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Femmetopia Festival by Exeunt Staff

As Karen Finley's new show 'Unicorn Gratitude Mystery' comes to Femmetopia, she talks to the queer festival's co-curator about American politics, princesses, and activist art. The post Femm…

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Campaign group calls on Equity to ‘step up’ to improve working-class representation by Giverny Masso

Equity is being urged to “take a step up” and do more to improve working-class representation in theatre. Tom Stocks of campaign

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Casting announced for @mkecproductions 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at @draytonarmssw5

Casting has been announced for the revival of THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE which will play at the Drayton Arms Theatre May-June 2018...

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Save Up to $40 on Tickets to See GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER by Contests - Broadway

Save up to 40 on tickets on GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER, the new musical comedy for anyone who dreams of a second shot at their first love.

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE BEAST IN THE JUNGLE Takes its Opening Night Bows by Walter McBride

The world premiere of The Beast in the Jungle officially opened last night off-Broadway. BroadwayWorld attended opening night and you can check out photos of the cast's opening night bows be…

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Unpolished Theatre in Association with Eastlake Productions Present FLESH AND BONE by BroadwayWorld

Fresh from sold out runs at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017 and Adelaide Fringe, Unpolished Theatre now bring multi award-winning play Flesh and Bone to Soho Theatre this summer. This fast-pa…

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Keith Jack, Mica Paris, and Jorgie Porter to Star in FAME - THE MUSICAL 30th Anniversary Tour by BroadwayWorld

Selladoor Productions announce today that Keith Jack, Mica Paris and Jorgie Porter will star in the stunning new UK Tour of Fame - The Musical opening at Manchester's Palace Theatre on 20 Ju…

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DAISY PULLS IT OFF Returns to the West End by BroadwayWorld

Fresh from a sell-out run at the Ivy Theatre, the first graduating year of Guildford School of Acting's BA Actor-Musician programme are to bring their unique production of Daisy Pulls it Off…

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‘A witty & succinct glimpse into what could be our future’: SEX WITH ROBOTS & OTHER DEVICES – King’s Head Theatre ★★★★★ by Anne Cox

Sex With Robots and Other Devices gives us a glimpse into what could be our future, wittily and succinctly exploring whether or not we should be okay with it.

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GALA Hispanic Theatre Recognizes Latino Contributions to the Arts in Annual Paso Nuevo Benefit by Nicole Hertvik

On the heels of its impressive 9-award win at last week’s Helen Hayes Awards, GALA Hispanic Theatre hosted its annual Night of the Stars gala this week at the Organization of American Stat…

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Stage preview: 'Building the Wall,' a play of the here and now, is here and now by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“Building the Wall” opened in New York a year ago this week, six months after Donald Trump was elected. The work of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan (”The Kentucky Cy…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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Amanda Abbington and Mark Gatiss join campaign to fight ‘scrapheap challenge’ for older actresses by Georgia Snow

Actors including Amanda Abbington, Ricky Gervais, Frances Barber and Mark Gatiss have lent their support to a new campaign demanding more and

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Live-streaming play to bring together actors performing in London and Gaza by Georgia Snow

A play exploring life in London and Gaza is to be performed simultaneously in each location, using live streaming and projection to

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Training course to help emerging deaf talent secure mainstream theatre work by Giverny Masso

Deafinitely Theatre has announced a new training course to equip emerging deaf artists for a career in mainstream theatre. The year-long programme,

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Mozart’s ‘Idomeneo’ to be Performed by Lyric Opera of Chicago by Blouin Artinfo

Mozart’s opera “Idomeneo” will be performed in a new production by Lyric Opera of Chicago. Opening on October 13, the production does its best to encompass all the grandeur of the orig…

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GLAAD Report: 50% of Hollywood Studio Releases Should Feature LGBTQ Characters by 2024 by Blouin Artinfo

LGBTQ advocacy group GLAAD ( Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) has reported a significant drop in LGBTQ characters in major Hollywood studio movies released in 2017. The group h…

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Fyodor Dostoevsky’s ‘The Idiot’ at Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow by Blouin Artinfo

Based on the novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky, the Bolshoi in Moscow is soon to present “The Idiot” in opera format. Adapted by Alexander Medvedev, the opera is to be presented in four acts on…

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Three Sisters, The Yard, London, review: RashDash's take on Chekhov is riotously fun by Holly Williams, Holly Williams

Less a neat modern rewrite than a smashing up, a sending up, and a seeing what else might emerge. With songs.

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‘Les Contes D’Hoffmann’ by De Nationale Opera, Amsterdam by Blouin Artinfo

From June 3, the Dutch National Opera will open its curtains for its production of Jacques Offenbach’s “Les contes d’Hoffmann.” The enchanting opera will be staged over three hours a…

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Brief 5/24: Outer Critics Circle Awards Ceremony, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories The Outer Critics Circle Awards ceremony will be held tonight at Sardi's, and more

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‘Cleverly written & colourful’: CIRCUSY CATERPILLAR – Underbelly Festival by Katharine Kavanagh

The wonderful circus-theatre production of Circusy Caterpillar is cleverly written and colourful, with a vibrant soundtrack of rock, pop and disco songs that keep the room alive alongside th…

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NEWS: Camelot, Girlfriends & A Christmas Carol all feature in London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s new season by Press Releases

London Musical Theatre Orchestra’s 2018 season features three musicals in concert: Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot at the London Palladium; Girlfriends, composed by Howard Goodall and starrin…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 5am (Broadway Time)
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Today on Broadway: Thursday, May 24, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Pretty Woman” Finds a New Star, Are the Tony Awards Just Crass Commercialism, and Jason Tam Joins “Be More Chill” “Today on Broadway” is a daily,…

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The Dallas Opera to perform ‘Carmen’ by Blouin Artinfo

The Dallas Opera will present a compelling production of “Carmen” later this year. The story of seduction surrounding the gypsy woman Carmen has captivated audiences since the 19th centu…

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As sports betting becomes legalized, the Tony Awards could be next by Caitlin Huston

Betting on the Tony Awards could become more mainstream after a recent ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court. On May 14, the Supreme Court declared the Professional and Amateur Sports Protectio…

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Opinion: Small musicals punch above their weight by Janice C. Simpson

Even before it got to Broadway, people were predicting that “The Band’s Visit” would win the Tony Award for Best Musical. And, indeed it is this year’s front-runner, …

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Fact or fiction? New musical #LibertyRidesForth! is galloping into the @WaterlooEast in October

Full of toe-tapping tunes, delicious comedy and a mischievous drag queen that literally jumps off the page, David Kent’s show arrives in London via the Edinburgh and Brighton Fringes…

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‘An intense two-hander with believable characters’: SCHISM – Park Theatre by Shanine Salmon

I really enjoyed Schism, for the socio-political and psychological issues it raises. I also loved the depiction of how an unlikely relationship develops and how the couple destroys their rel…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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‘Le Nozze Di Figaro’ at Oper Koln, Germany by Blouin Artinfo

“Le Nozze Di Figaro” is being staged at Oper Koln in Germany through June 3, 2018.“Le Nozze Di Figaro” is a commedia per musica in four acts with the libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte and…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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Nicholas Hytner shortlisted for Theatre Book Prize 2018 by Matthew Hemley

Works by Nicholas Hytner and Michael Coveney have made the shortlist for this year’s Theatre Book Prize. Hytner is nominated for Balancing

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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Richard Jordan: Broadway advertising walks a fine line between showmanship and cynicism by Richard Jordan

Theatres have long sought to entice prospective audiences through their doors by emblazoning their marquees and accompanying signage with rapturous quotes from

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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Diego Maradona series about 'Hand of God' era in works at Amazon by Blouin Artinfo

Amazon Drama series grabbing Diego Maradona’s ‘Hand of God’ gets a go-ahead as the streaming service vows for shedding defining lights on the legend.Amazon streaming service claims to …

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Official Photographs of the Royal Wedding Released by Blouin Artinfo

The official photographs of the royal wedding of Duke and Duchess of Sussex taken by photographer Alexi Lubomirski have been released by Kensington Palace.Prince Harry and Meghan Markel’s …

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All the Nominees for Best Choreography for the 2018 Tony Awards by Hannah Vine

See all the choreographers who received nominations for their work on Broadway this season.

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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Is Stephen Sondheim the Shakespeare of musical theatre? | Michael Ball by Michael Ball

His work is challenging, exhilarating and powerful to watch and to perform. Michael Ball, who has done plenty of both, pays tribute to a musical heroThe first time I encountered Stephen Sond…

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Fake Ticket Ring Scalping Broadway, Sports, and Concert Tickets Busted in the Bronx by BroadwayWorld

According to ABC 7, a fraudulent ticketing ring operating out of two locations in the Bronx has been busted in a seven month co-investigationby the NYPD and the Manhattan District Attorney's…

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Photos: THE CHER SHOW Prepares to Ship Out for Its Chicago Premiere! by BroadwayWorld

THE CHER SHOW, the new musical based on the life and six-decade career of the iconic singer and actress, will have its pre-Broadway world premiere in Chicago with previews beginning on June …

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Chazz Palminteri Takes the Stage in His Broadway Musical A Bronx Tale by Andy Lefkowitz

Chazz Palminteri joins the cast of the celebrated musical A Bronx Tale—based on his play and subsequent film—in the role of Sonny beginning May 24. In an unprecedented casting mo…

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Chazz Palminteri Joins Cast of Broadway’s A Bronx Tale May 24 by Ryan McPhee

The Oscar nominee returns to his autobiographical story—this time, in the musical.

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25 DAYS OF TONYS: Where Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Ayad Akhtar Finds His Stories by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2018 Tony nominee for Junk shares where he discovers ideas for his plays, what he hopes audiences gleaned from his work, and more.

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Look Back at Angela Lansbury in the Original Broadway Production of Mame by Hannah Vine

The production opened May 24, 1966, at the Winter Garden Theatre.

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Theatre Firsts: What Is Denise Gough’s First Thought Every Night When She Begins Angels in America? by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2018 Tony nominee and Drama Desk nominee reveals the story behind her first audition, her first paid gig, her first Broadway stage door experience, and more.

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What Did Jonathan Groff Whisper to Krysta Rodriguez Onstage at the 2007 Tony Awards? by Olivia Clement

Krysta Rodriguez chats career highlights, favorite songs, and more, on the latest episode of The Tyler Mount Vlog.

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When a Role Hits Incredibly Close to Home - How J. Smith-Cameron drew on personal experience for her part in 'Peace for Mary Frances'

How J. Smith-Cameron drew on personal experience for her part in Peace for Mary Frances---In the New Group's intense world-premiere drama Peace for Mary Frances, Obie winner J. Smith-Ca…

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