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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Kathleen Chalfant Will Star in Benefit Stream of The Year of Magical Thinking by Andrew Gans

Jonathan Silverstein directs Joan Didion's solo show for Off-Broadway's Keen Company.

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Cast Set for All-Female Reading of Lauren Gunderson's The Revolutionists by Andrew Gans

Charles Pasternak directs the virtual reading for California's Coachella Valley Repertory.

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Broadway Producer and General Manager Gary Gunas Dies at 73 by Andrew Gans

Mr. Gunas was also featured in the Playbill series Old Show Queens with his husband, playwright and record producer Bill Rosenfield.

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Andréa Burns Stars in Theresa Rebeck's Bad Dates Beginning February 23 by Andrew Gans

Peter Flynn directs the production, launching George Street Playhouse's streaming season.

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Checking In With… Ain't Too Proud Star Nik Walker by Andrew Gans

"I hope that we continue to educate ourselves and our potential audiences about the system in which we have been living for the past 400 years."

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Monday, February 22, 2021

Watch Company of Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Perform Powerful 'The Gatherers' by Andrew Gans

Tina Tony nominee Daniel J. Watts penned the spoken word poem.

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Shane Richie Will Star in Streaming Version of Scaramouche Jones by Andrew Gans

Ian Talbot will direct Justin Butcher's solo show.

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Tootsie's Lilli Cooper and Santino Fontana Reunite for Virtual Reading of The Belle's Stratagem February 22 by Andrew Gans

Gaye Taylor Upchurch directs the Hannah Cowley comedy for Red Bull Theater.

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Free Broadway's Future Songbook Concert, Spotlighting New Musical You Wish!, Streams February 22 by Andrew Gans

The musical features a book and score by Kyle Segar and David Kornfeld.

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Sunday, February 21, 2021

Eleanor Reissa, Allen Lewis Rickman, Avi Hoffman, Star in Megillah Cycle Beginning February 21 by Andrew Gans

Mike Burstyn, who penned the adaptation, also directs.

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Saturday, February 20, 2021

Stars in the House Welcomes Jessie Mueller February 20 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Friday, February 19, 2021

Developmental Reading of New Musical Fortunate Sons, From A Star Is Born Oscar Winner Paul Williams, Streams February 19–20 by Andrew Gans

Set during the Vietnam War, the musical features a book by Eric R. Cohen and Marc Madnick.

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Checking In With… Memphis Tony Nominee Montego Glover by Andrew Gans

"The change has been a long time coming, and I believe the time to strike for the better is now as we consider how we reopen Broadway houses."

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Stars in the House Welcomes Andréa Burns February 19 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Provides $2.45 Million in Food Grants by Andrew Gans

The record-breaking sum was distributed to 131 programs around the country.

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Watch Tony-Winning Snowpiercer Stars Lena Hall and Daveed Diggs Talk Hamilton, Auditions, and More by Andrew Gans

The theatre favorites currently co-star in the second season of the TNT series.

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Thursday, February 18, 2021

Christiani Pitts, Drew Gehling, Rachel York, More Will Star in Virtual Production of Amour by Andrew Gans

Michel Legrand and Didier van Cauwelaert's musical will stream for three performances in April.

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MCC's Miscast21 Will Stream for Free in May by Andrew Gans

The annual fundraiser features stage and screen stars performing songs from roles in which they would never traditionally be cast.

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Emma Kingston, Marisha Wallace, More Will Star in Virtual Production of BKLYN The Musical by Andrew Gans

Dean Johnson will direct the filmed production for Lambert Jackson Productions.

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

2021 Drama League Awards Will Be Streamed in May by Andrew Gans

The Drama League will also present DirectorFest 2021 with Cristina Angeles, Signe V. Harriday, Taylor Haven Holt, Cait Robinson, and Emma Rosa Went.

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New Dates Set for Streaming Version of The Last 5 Years, Starring Nasia Thomas and Nicholas Edwards by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Jason Michael Webb will direct the production of the Jason Robert Brown musical.

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Cast Set for Virtual Premiere of Strange Courtesies, About South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission by Andrew Gans

San Jose Stage company, in collaboration with the African-American Shakespeare Company, will present L. Peter Callender's drama.

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Stars in the House Celebrates Grammy Winner Melissa Manchester February 17 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Jessica Hecht, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Melanie Moore Join The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop by Andrew Gans

Director Igor Golyak’s latest work fuses film, theatre, and video game technology.

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Cast Set for Sheffield's Virtual Production of The Band Plays On by Andrew Gans

Robert Hastie and Anthony Lau will direct the Chris Bush play.

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Stars in the House Goes Behind the Scenes With Black Theatre United February 16 by Andrew Gans

Carin Ford and Lisa Dawn Cave guest host Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series.

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Whoopi Goldberg Departs London Cast of Sister Act as Production Postponed Until 2022 by Andrew Gans

Goldberg and Jamie Wilson will produce the limited run at the Eventim Apollo.

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Monday, February 15, 2021

Checking In With… Ain't Too Proud Star James Harkness by Andrew Gans

"The arts community should be just that—a full community just as colorful as the works that can and will be envisioned."

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All that Chat

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