Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at noon (Broadway Time)

Kathleen Turner Will Announce Nominees for 2024 Drama Desk Awards by Andrew Gans

The 68th Annual Drama Desk Awards will be held June 10 at the Skirball Center.

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Broadway Bares Reveals Theme for June Return to Hammerstein Ballroom by Andrew Gans

The revealing, annual burlesque event raises money for Broadway Cares.

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Broadway Bares: Hit the Strip, this year’s edition of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ annual striptease spectacular, will make its debut in June! Learn more about the annual event!

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 11am (Broadway Time)

Video: Go Behind the Scenes at Broadway's Kit Kat Club with Eddie Redmayne, Gayle Rankin, and Bebe Neuwirth by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

The three actors, plus club, set, and costume designer Tom Scutt discussed the Cabaret revival on CBS Sunday Morning April 21.

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See Who's Starring in The Enormous Crocodile at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre by Molly Higgins

Based on Roald Dahl's children's novel, the musical begins performances May 17.

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Wicked Becomes 10th Longest-Running Production in West End History April 24 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at London's Apollo Victoria Theatre.

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Melissa Errico, Nicholas Barasch, Danielle Ferland, More to Perform at Irish Rep's 2024 Gala by Molly Higgins

The event will feature songs from musicals the Off-Broadway company has produced in its 35-year history.

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Gingold Theatrical Group to Present 1-Night-Only Heartbreak House Benefit Performance by Molly Higgins

Steven Skybell, Dakin Matthews, and more will be featured in the benefit, which is part of GTG's Project Shaw series.

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Caleb Eberhardt (‘An Enemy of the People’) on playing the ‘very controlled, very methodical, very cunning’ Hovstad [Exclusive Video Interview] by David Buchanan

“She’s really good at honoring the original language and the original story while also sewing in the needs of today’s audience,” reflects Caleb Eberhardt on what is so unique about P…

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Talkin' Broadway on Broadway Review: "Mary Jane" 4/24/24 by Howard Miller

Don't cry for Mary Jane. Not in front of her, anyway. She hasn't the time for your pity or to feel sorry for herself, as she single-mindedly pours everything she's got into the care of her c…

SOURCE: TalkinBroadway at 11:26AM

Calling All Broadway Fans! Get Ready for the 2024 Audience Choice Awards by

At the close of every Broadway season, fans across the globe bestow the most democratic theater award of the year. The Audience Choice Award is the only major theatrical prize a…

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Sufjan Stevens Dance-Musical Illinoise Begins Its Broadway Run by Hayley Levitt

Illinoise, the dance-centric musical adaptation of Sufjan Stevens' album Illinois, opens April 24 at the St. James Theatre, the night of its very first Broadway performance. Directed and c…

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The Great Gatsby, Starring Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada, Sets Release Date for Original Broadway Cast Recording by Hayley Levitt

The Great Gatsby, now running at the Broadway Theatre, will release an Original Broadway Cast Recording this summer with Sony Masterworks. Featuring music and lyrics by Tony Award nominees …

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Kathleen Turner Will Announce Nominations For the 68th Drama Desk Awards Next Week

Stage and screen's Kathleen Turner will announce the nominations for the 68th Annual Drama Desk Awards next week. The announcement will be made live on NBC’S New York Live on Monday…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:12AM

Video: Go Inside Rehearsals With Sarah Brightman and Cast of Australian Sunset Boulevard Revival by Andrew Gans

Performances of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical, based on the Billy Wilder film, begin in May.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:02AM
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Theatrical Mustang: Islands of Brilliance, Spaces of Belonging by American Theatre Editors

Woodzick talks to the nonprofit leaders about meeting each other through theatre, founding an inclusive organization, and empowering autistic and neurodivergent individuals.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:53AM

Andrew Lloyd Webber Appointed Knight Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Garter by King Charles

Andrew Lloyd Webber has been appointed Knight Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Garter by King Charles.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM

Theater review: A strangely sweet and remarkably gentle ‘All My Sons’ at Hartford Stage by Christopher Arnott

Melia Bensussen stages a subtle production of Arthur Miller's often shouty "All My Sons" at Hartford Stage through May 5.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 10:36AM

Oh, Mary! Will Transfer to Broadway's Lyceum by Logan Culwell-Block

Cole Escola, who penned the campy comedy, also stars as Mary Todd Lincoln opposite Conrad Ricamora as Abraham Lincoln.

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See Who's Starring in Edinburgh Fringe Favorite Kathy and Stella Solve a Murder in London's West End by Margaret Hall

The musical centers on best friends who attempt to solve the murder of their favorite author via their true crime podcast.

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Olivier-Winning My Neighbour Totoro Will Return to the West End in 2025 by Margaret Hall

The stage adaptation of the beloved Studio Ghibli film previously took home six Olivier Awards.

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The Great Gatsby Is Getting a Broadway Cast Recording by Margaret Hall

Jeremy Jordan and Eva Noblezada lead the cast of the book-to-stage adaptation.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM

Marla Mindelle Musical The Big Gay Jamboree Sets Off-Broadway Premiere by Logan Culwell-Block

The Titaníque co-writer and star will lead the cast as a woman trapped in a Golden Age Off-Broadway musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM

Brooke Shields Wants to Be President of Actor's Equity Association by Meg Masseron

Shields' candidacy has been announced on the heels of current president Kate Shindle's decision to opt out of re-election this year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM

Cole Escola's Hit Comedy Oh, Mary! Will Transfer to Broadway This Summer by Hayley Levitt

Oh, Mary!, Cole Escola's hit downtown farce about First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln, will move to Broadway this summer for a limited engagement. Following its twice-extended world premiere at th…

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Cole Escola’s ‘Oh, Mary!’ Will Move to Broadway This Summer by Caitlin Huston

Oh, Mary!, the Off-Broadway comedy hit about Mary Todd Lincoln, is transferring to Broadway for a 12-week engagement this summer.  The show, written by and starring Cole Escola as Mary, wil…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 10:16AM

Meet the creative team of The Welkin by Atlantic Theater

American Premiere Play THE WELKIN by Lucy Kirkwood directed by Sarah Benson May 16 – June 30, 2024 Linda Gross Theater Rural England, 1759. As the country awaits the return of Halley…

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OH, MARY! Will Transfer to Broadway This Summer

Following its sold out, twice extended world premiere run at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, the comedy Oh, Mary! will transfer to Broadway this summer!

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Broadway Grosses w/e 4/21/2024 by Ken Davenport

The top 10 grossing shows from the week ending in... The post Broadway Grosses w/e 4/21/2024 first appeared on Ken Davenport.

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Cole Escola’s new comedy ‘Oh, Mary!’ to open on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The comedy is currently making its world premiere at Off-Broadway's Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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Cole Escola’s Play ‘Oh, Mary!’ to Open on Broadway After Sold-Out Off Broadway Run by Rebecca Rubin

Mary Todd Lincoln had grand ambitions of being a cabaret star, at least according to playwright Cole Escola. Now, the former first lady is getting her due on the grandest stage of all. “Oh…

SOURCE: Variety at 10:00AM

Dua Lipa Among Stars Reading Int’l Booker Prize Hopefuls in Shorts From Sharon Horgan’s Merman by Georg Szalai

Short films featuring the likes of Dua Lipa and Tobias Menzies (The Crown, Game of Thrones, Manhunt) reading extracts from the six books on the 2024 shortlist for the International Booker P…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 10:00AM

Mary Todd Lincoln Comedy ‘Oh, Mary!’ Sets Broadway Transfer For Summer by Greg Evans

The sold-out, twice-extended Off Broadway comedy Oh, Mary! will transfer to Broadway this summer, producers announced today. Written by and starring Cole Escola and directed by Sam Pinkleton…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 9am (Broadway Time)

‘Oh, Mary!,’ a Surprise Downtown Hit, Will Play Broadway This Summer by Michael Paulson

Cole Escola’s madcap comedy about the former first lady Mary Todd Lincoln will begin performances in June.

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(Clare Brennan’s article appeared in the Guardian, 4/2/2024; Photo: Pete Stonier.) New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme A first-rate cast delight in controlled chaos of the highest order in Conra…

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Lee Mead Will Join Cast of West End Return of Sister Act Musical by Andrew Gans

Several current stars have also extended their runs in the musical at the Dominion Theatre.

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‘So Far From Ukraine’: A Princely Dancer Finds a Home in Miami by Marina Harss

Stanislav Olshanskyi has had to battle homesickness and adjust to Miami City Ballet’s style: quick, light, constantly in motion. He’s also the prince in “Swan Lake.”

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THE GREAT GATSBY Will Release Original Broadway Cast Recording This Summer

The new Broadway musical The Great Gatsby will release its Original Broadway Cast Recording this summer! Learn more about how to preorder the album here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:42AM

Up on the Marquee: ILLINOISE

Illinoise moves to Broadway direct from two critically acclaimed sold-out productions at the Park Avenue Armory and Chicago Shakespeare Theater. Check out photos of the new Broadway marquee!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:32AM

‘Barbie’ Producer LuckyChap To Make New York Stage Debut With New Work By ‘Titaníque’ Co-Writer & Star Marla Mindelle by Greg Evans

LuckyChap, the producing team Margot Robbie, Tom Ackerley and Josey McNamara behind Barbie and Saltburn will team with multiple-Tony-winning Broadway producing veterans Sue Wagner and John J…

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‘Titanique’s’ Marla Mindelle Will Bring ‘Big Gay Jamboree’ Off-Broadway This Fall by Caitlin Huston

Marla Mindelle, who starred in and co-created the Off-Broadway hit Titanique, is debuting her new musical The Big Gay Jamboree Off-Broadway this fall.  The show is co-written by Mindelle an…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 09:30AM

Nataki Garrett, Chay Yew Among Recipients of 2024 Doris Duke Foundation Artist Awards by Logan Culwell-Block

The honor awards an unrestricted cash prize of $525,000 and up to $25,000 in retirement funds.

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Story Pirates Sets Sail on a National Adventure, Amplifying Kids' Creativity Across the U.S. by Inspired Staff

From under-resourced classrooms to the national stage, Story Pirates' The Amazing Adventure tour brings laughter and learning to cities nationwide.

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Video: Inside Rehearsal For SUNSET BOULEVARD in Australia, Starring Sarah Brightman

An all new rehearsal video has been released for Opera Australia and GWB Entertainment's production of Sunset Boulevard, starring Sarah Brightman! Check out the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:02AM

Broadway’s ‘Great Gatsby’ musical to receive original cast recording by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical is currently in previews at the Broadway Theatre.

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Tubi Partners With Sports Streaming Platform DAZN by Caitlin Huston

Tubi, Fox’s free, ad-supported streamer, has partnered with British streaming service DAZN to add new channels featuring live and recorded women’s football, or soccer, as its known in th…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 09:00AM
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Kate Bergstrom Named St. Louis Rep’s Next Artistic Director by American Theatre Editors

An experienced director and indpendent producer, she has helmed successful shows at the Rep in recent years.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 08:48AM

Uncle Vanya, Starring Steve Carell and Alison Pill, Opens On Broadway April 24 by Talaura Harms

Lincoln Center Theater presents the new translation by Tony nominee Heidi Schreck.

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Robert Penn Warren and “All the King’s Men” by Trav S.D.

The 20th century produced so many great Southern chroniclers of crackerdom (William Faulkner, Thomas Wolfe, Tennessee Williams, Harper Lee and childhood friend Truman Capote, James Agee, Kat…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 08:32AM

Erica Ezold Named Quintessence Theatre Executive Director by American Theatre Editors

The former People's Light managing director succeeded Grace Grillet in the position last week.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 08:26AM

Episodes 10 and 11: Inside the full creation process for ‘Harmony’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Librettist Bruce Sussman, director Warren Carlyle, designers Beowulf Boritt, Linda Cho, Ricky Lurie, Peggy Eisenhauer and Dan Moses Schrier — plus members of the company — break down the…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 08:10AM

Disney Bets $60B Its Parks Will Power the Future by Caitlin Huston

On a visit to Anaheim in April, a crowd of parkgoers wearing Loki horns and Ratatouille chef hats cheered as a robotic Spider-Man swung through the air and slid upside down to the ground at …

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 08:05AM

Dance Top 5: May 2024 by Sharon Hoyer

May dance highlights include Chicago stalwarts Hubbard Street, Cerqua Rivera, Chicago Repertory Ballet, Lucky Plush, and Winifred Haun & Dancers and the Chicago Movement Collective.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, April 24, 2024 by Matt Tamanini

Reviews for ‘Mary Jane’ on Broadway, Outer Critics Circle Nominations, Brooke Shields Running for AEA President “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting…

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Steve Carell, Anika Noni Rose, Alfred Molina, and More in Uncle Vanya on Broadway by TheaterMania

The Lincoln Center Theater production of Anton Chekhov’s UNCLE VANYA, with a new version by Heidi Schreck and directed by Lila Neugebauer is currently in previews and will open Wednesday, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:42AM

My Neighbour Totoro transfers to the Gillian Lynne Theatre by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Following its critically acclaimed UK Premiere My Neighbour Totoro is to transfer to London's Gillian Lynne Theatre in 2025. This post My Neighbour Totoro transfers to the Gi…

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Baby, He Loves You review – the patriarchal power beneath the perfect wedding by Mark Fisher

Stage@TheDock, HullJodie and Mike are getting married with all the familiar trimmings – wayward stag night, last-night jitters, irritating in-laws – but Maureen Lennon calls out the hidd…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:06AM

Play It Again: Man of La Mancha's "Dulcinea" by JK

 Play It Again: Man of La Mancha's "Dulcinea" For this new series, Jeff has invited me to choose some classic Broadway show tunes and compare versions of these songs from several different…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 6am (Broadway Time)

A Mysterious New Creation from Australia’s Leaders of Immersive Theatre

The post A Mysterious New Creation from Australia’s Leaders of Immersive Theatre appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Pulp is Sexy, Steamy Play With Music About Lesbians In The 50s by Bill Hirschman

Pulp at Island City Stage is a a fulfilling production takes place in 1956. Certainly, it was a time when “people of a certain ilk” mostly kept themselves in the closet for fear of serio…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 06:32AM

Photos: Inside the 3rd Annual BROADWAY CELEBRATES EARTH DAY Concert

The Broadway Green Alliance and Times Square Alliance hosted the return of the Broadway Celebrates Earth Day Concert on Saturday, April 20th from 11am - 3pm ET in the heart of Times…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:27AM

2024 Melbourne International Comedy Festival has come to a close by Aussie Theatre

Over the last 26 days more than 800 performers have taken part in the biggest dedicated comedy festival in the

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Pitbull and T-Pain partnering for Party After Dark tour coming to Hartford by Christopher Arnott

Pitbull and T-Pain's just-announced Party After Dark tour will play Hartford's Xfinity Theatre on Sept. 13.

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 06:00AM
Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 5am (Broadway Time)

& Juliet

The post & Juliet appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Photos: Rachel McAdams and the Cast of MARY JANE Celebrate Opening Night

Mary Jane, led by Rachel McAdams, written by Pulitzer Prize finalist Amy Herzog, officially opened on Broadway last night, April 23. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos of …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:18AM

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of MARY JANE

Mary Jane, led by Rachel McAdams, written by Pulitzer Prize finalist Amy Herzog, officially opened on Broadway last night, April 23. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos fro…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:18AM

Photos: MARY JANE Celebrates Opening Night at After Party

Mary Jane, led by Rachel McAdams, opened on Broadway last night, April 23. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the opening night after party here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:18AM

Photos: Former Cast Member Elle Fanning Visits APPROPRIATE Cast

Former cast member Elle Fanning recently stopped by Appropriate to visit with the cast! Fanning left the show last month, and the role of River was taken over by Ella Beatty. Check out photo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:18AM

‘Orlando’ Review: A Virginia Woolf Fantasy That Plays With Gender by Elisabeth Vincentelli

In this revival of Sarah Ruhl’s adaptation of the Woolf novel, now starring Taylor Mac, the flashes of comedy can’t make up for the loss of poetry.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 3am (Broadway Time)

America’s Sexiest Couple Reunites at the Delray Beach Playhouse – FLORIDA by Jk Clarke

Theater Review By Myra Chanin . . . . America’s Sexiest Couple, currently being presented by Boca Stage, might just as easily be entitled “America’s Formerly Sexiest Couple.” It has …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:21AM

The Rise of the Hoverboard in Pop Culture

The post The Rise of the Hoverboard in Pop Culture appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Grenfell by Jk Clarke

Theater Review by Carol Rocamora . . . . Nine actors enter the performance space of St Ann’s Warehouse. Surrounded by the audience on all sides, it is stark and empty save for a dozen boxe…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 02:28AM

Getting All Eyes And Minds On Accessibility by Joe Patti

Yesterday, the Western Arts Federation (WESTAF) sponsored a webinar on accessibility lead by Betty Siegel, Director Office of Accessibility and VSA at The Kennedy Center. Siegel was absolute…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at 1am (Broadway Time)

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW welcomes Gretel Killeen by Aussie Theatre

After triumphant seasons in 2023, and due to phenomenal demand, the 50th Anniversary world tour has continued its global celebrations

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Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Festival Celebrated at Creative Australia’s Inagural Asia Pacific Arts Awards by Aussie Theatre

Adelaide Festival Centre’s OzAsia Festival, Australia’s leading contemporary arts festival engaging with Asia, has been awarded a Creative Australia Asia

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Opera Australia returns to Melbourne with gripping 5-star thriller Tosca by Aussie Theatre

The Australian premiere of Opera North’s five-star production of Puccini’s operatic masterpiece Tosca by Opera Australia will become the first

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Illinoise Begins Its Broadway Run and Celebrates the Last Opening Night of the Season by Hayley Levitt

Illinoise, the dance-centric musical adaptation of Sufjan Stevens' album Illinois, opens April 24 at the St. James Theatre, the night of its very first Broadway performance. Directed and c…

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Sufjan Stevens Dance Musical Illinoise Begins—and Opens—On Broadway April 24 by Margaret Hall

Directed and choreographed by Justin Peck, the show previously played an Off-Broadway premiere at Park Avenue Armory.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Ife Olujobi's Jordans Opens World Premiere Run at The Public April 24 by Logan Culwell-Block

Whitney White is directing the Off-Broadway production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Creative Australia delivers matched funding boost for creative projects

The post Creative Australia delivers matched funding boost for creative projects appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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The Broadway Review: ‘Mary Jane’ — a heart-shattering drama that puts care at its core by Brittani Samuel

Amy Herzog’s play about a mother and her ill son is an expertly-crafted exploration of allegiance and love.

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards