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Thursday, March 23, 2023

Liz Callaway Sets Concert Dates in New York, California, North Carolina, More by Andrew Gans

Several of the performances will feature Callaway's sister, Ann Hampton Callaway.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Wednesday, March 22, 2023

Santino Fontana and Judy Kuhn Will Star in Classic Stage Company's I Can Get It for You Wholesale Revival by Andrew Gans

The 2023-2024 CSC season Off-Broadway will also include Alice Childress’ Wine in the Wilderness, directed by LaChanze, and Fiasco's Pericles.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:28PM

'Take That Look Off Your Face': Marti Webb-Led Tell Me on a Sunday Will Be Rebroadcast on BBC by Andrew Gans

The song cycle about an English woman in America subsequently became the first act of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Song & Dance.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:09PM

Kimber Elayne Sprawl, Jelani Remy, Antoine L. Smith, More Set for Broadway for Self Help Africa Concert by Andrew Gans

The eighth annual benefit concert will be held in April at the Cutting Room.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:33PM

Cast Complete for Rubicon's World Premiere Dark of the Moon Musical by Andrew Gans

James O'Neil will direct with choreography by Tony winner Christopher Gattelli.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:08PM

Original Nine Star Karen Akers Will Return to Birdland With About Time by Andrew Gans

Expect songs by Craig Carnelia, Maury Yeston, Edith Piaf, and Stephen Sondheim.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:20AM

See Who's Joining Jamie Bogyo and Michael Ball in London Revival of Aspects of Love by Andrew Gans

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical begins performances in May at the Lyric.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:20AM

The Producers' Cory English Stars in London's Back to the Future Musical Beginning March 22 by Andrew Gans

The Olivier-winning, Broadway-bound musical continues at the Adelphi Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Karen Ziemba, Leanne Antonio, Alex Mandell, More Will Star Paper Mill's Murder on the Orient Express by Andrew Gans

Casey Hushion will direct Ken Ludwig's adaptation of the Agatha Christie classic at the New Jersey theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:53PM

J. Antonio Rodriguez Will Succeed Chibueze Ihuoma in Hadestown National Tour by Andrew Gans

The tour of the Tony-winning musical is currently playing Rhode Island's Providence Performing Arts Center through March 26.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM
Monday, March 20, 2023

Photos: See Disney's Aladdin Celebrate 9 Years on Broadway by Andrew Gans

Since opening at the New Amsterdam Theatre March 20, 2014, Aladdin and Jasmine have flown over 100 miles on the magic carpet.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:52PM

Hadestown Will Open in London's West End in 2024 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical previously played London in 2018, when it had its pre-Broadway tryout at the National Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:14PM

Mamma Mia! Star Karen Mason Returns to Birdland March 20 by Andrew Gans

The Broadway favorite is celebrating the work of John Kander and Fred Ebb.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00PM

Watch Lillias White, Anaïs Mitchell, and Cast of Broadway's Hadestown Celebrate 1,000th Performance by Andrew Gans

At curtain call on March 19, the cast and its composer sang a song of spring together.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:28PM

Cast Album of Broadway's Parade, Starring Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond, Sets Release Date by Andrew Gans

Check out the complete track listing for the Jason Robert Brown-Alfred Uhry musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM

Mike Faist and Lucas Hedges Will Star in London World Premiere of Brokeback Mountain by Andrew Gans

Jonathan Butterell will direct Ashley Robinson's adaptation of the intense gay love story.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:38AM

Memorial for Ann Reinking Held March 20 at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre by Andrew Gans

The afternoon event, open to the public, is scheduled to feature James Naughton, Bebe Neuwirth, Ben Vereen, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM

West End Transfer of Streetcar, Starring Normal People's Paul Mescal, Begins March 20 by Andrew Gans

The Olivier-nominated production, also featuring Anjana Vasan, plays London's Phoenix Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Sunday, March 19, 2023

Disney's Hercules Ends Paper Mill Playhouse Run March 19 by Andrew Gans

Directed by Obie winner Lear deBessonet, the cast is led by Bradley Gibson, James Monroe Iglehart, Shuler Hensley, and Isabelle McCalla.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Friday, March 17, 2023

Watch Bonnie Milligan Soar With West Side Story's 'Maria' at 2023 Broadway Backwards by Andrew Gans

The record-breaking evening benefited Broadway Cares and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:02PM

See Who's Starring in Updated Version of Kander and Ebb Revue And the World Goes ꞌRound by Andrew Gans

The three-way co-production between ArtsCentic, Everyman Theatre, and Olney Theatre Center will launch at Maryland's Olney in April.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:52PM

Symphony Space Will Present Sing-Along Fiddler on the Roof by Andrew Gans

The Oscar-nominated 1971 film stars Chaim Topol, who passed away earlier this month.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:41AM

From 1776 to Bad Cinderella, This May Be Carolee Carmello's Championship Season by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony nominee talks to Playbill about playing two different roles this season, and why her favorite will always be Parade.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:19AM

The Full Monty Will Take It Off Across the U.K. This Fall by Andrew Gans

The tour of Simon Beaufoy’s award-winning play will launch in September at the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:44AM

Jinkx Monsoon and Kristin Chenoweth Go Queen to Queen in March 17 Post-Show Event at Broadway's Chicago by Andrew Gans

The record-breaking, Tony-winning revival continues at the Ambassador.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Thursday, March 16, 2023

Danny Burstein Will Host Songs From Cabaret Concert, Featuring Adrianna Hicks, Carolee Carmello, Heath Saunders, More by Andrew Gans

Excerpts from the Tony-winning 1966 Broadway musical will be part of Symphony Space's 2023 spring gala.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:46PM

Here They Are, World! Judy McLane and Talia Suskauer to Star in Goodspeed Gypsy; Cast Complete by Andrew Gans

Jenn Thompson will direct the classic musical with choreography by Patricia Wilcox.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:00PM

Stars in the House Celebrates 3rd Anniversary With Live Performance at Drama Book Shop March 16 by Andrew Gans

The evening, which will also be live streamed, features Rupert Holmes, Brenda Braxton, Anika Larsen, and hosts Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:58PM

Broadway's Moulin Rouge! The Musical Will Offer Special Sing-Along Performance This Summer by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:58PM

Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera Will Offer Charity Performance Prior to Final Curtain by Andrew Gans

The evening will benefit four organizations that seek to build, support, and foster future diverse audiences and artists.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:52PM

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