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Friday, June 14, 2019

Watch Broadway’s Jackie Burns and Jon Robert Hall Sing ‘You’re the One That I Want’ by Dan Meyer

The former Wicked star just finished playing Rizzo in a limited run of the ’70s musical at the Pittsburgh CLO.

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The Cast of The Prom and Daya Set to Perform at TrevorLIVE New York by Dan Meyer

Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, Jonathan Tucker, Miss J Alexander, Geena Rocero, and Debi Mazar will also make appearances at the June 17 event.

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Joe Iconis Joins the Be More Chill Cast at Playbill’s Sing For Hope Pride Piano by Dan Meyer

Will Roland, Gerard Canonico, and Troy Iwata performed three numbers, accompanied by the show's composer.

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Complete Casting Announced for Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Appropriate at Donmar Warehouse by Dan Meyer

The Ola Ince-helmed play, starring Monica Dolan, will begin performances August 16.

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Lincoln Center White Light Festival Announces Multicultural Line-Up of Performances by Dan Meyer

The 10th edition of the multicultural artistic showcase begins October 19 and includes DruidShakespeare: Richard III, and works by Wynton Marsalis, Vivaldi, and Wagner.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Stage Managers Honored With 2019 Del Hughes Lifetime Achievement Awards by Dan Meyer

Rich Costabile, Barbara Donner, Mary K. Klinger, and Janet Friedman will be celebrated by the Stage Managers' Association for their work September 23.

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Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces More Panels and Stars for 2019 Summer Season by Dan Meyer

The annual event will welcome Katrina Lenk and Richard Chamberlain, plus mark the 60th anniversary of A Raisin in the Sun.

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Daniel Radcliffe Joins Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Interactive Special by Dan Meyer

The Broadway veteran and film star returns to TV in 2020 with the Netflix series.

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World Premiere of Tim Realbuto's Yes, Starring Nolan Gould, Set for June 22 by Dan Meyer

The film adaptation of the Off-Broadway play will play Grauman's Chinese Theatre during the Dances with Films festival in Los Angeles.

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Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka Relive 'Take Me or Leave Me' Duet by Dan Meyer

The couple stopped by The View to discuss bringing back Wigstock, its accompanying documentary, and new book Life Is a Party.

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Billy Porter Is Going to Wear a Dress Whether You Like it or Not by Dan Meyer

The Broadway and TV star stopped by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert to discuss being political with fashion, and Season 2 of Pose.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Nominees Announced for 11th Annual Jimmy Awards, Celebrating Excellence in High School Musical Theatre by Dan Meyer

The National High School Musical Theatre Awards will be hosted by Ben Platt June 24.

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James Corden Shares His Favorite Musical Number on Premiere of RuPaul by Dan Meyer

The 2019 Tony Awards host was one of the first guests on the RuPaul’s Drag Race star’s new talk show.

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RuPaul's Drag Race Fan Favorites Jinx Monsoon and Ginger Minj Join Xanadu Tour by Dan Meyer

The cult favorite musical based on the Olivia Newton-John film will start performances Fall 2019.

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Moulin Rouge! Announces $29 Digital Lottery and Stage-Side Table Seating by Dan Meyer

Tickets for the Can Can! Table Seating will go on sale June 13.

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Watch the Cast of Come From Away Perform Outside The Stonewall Inn at Playbill's Sing for Hope Piano by Dan Meyer

Several company members surrounded the Playbill Pride piano as part of our new summer series.

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Francisco Mendoza Wins Dartmouth’s Neukom Award for Playwriting by Dan Meyer

The writer’s Machine Learning will receive readings at VoxFest and Northern Stage.

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Rock of Ages Returns to Its Roots in Immersive Los Angeles Staging by Dan Meyer

The production will re-create the fictitious Bourbon Room this fall at the club where the musical made its world premiere.

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Read Reviews for A Midsummer’s Night Dream, Starring Game of Thrones’ Gwendoline Christie by Dan Meyer

The London production opened at Bridge Theatre June 11.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Sutton Foster Talks Season 6 of Younger and Upcoming Broadway Revival of The Music Man by Dan Meyer

The two-time Tony winner dropped by Good Morning America to talk about her current projects.

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Broadway Bares 2019 Stars Strip Down for Swimsuit Season Before Take Off by Dan Meyer

This year’s crop of Bares performers currently on Broadway took a moment to pose for the camera before the June 16 event.

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More Tony Highlights: Audra McDonald and Laura Linney Throw Down, Kristin Chenoweth Practices Her Losing Face by Dan Meyer

The gloves came off and tears were shed in James Corden's two biggest gags, also featuring Ben Platt, Andrew Rannells, and Rachel Brosnahan.

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Billy Porter Sings 'Everything's Coming Up Roses' at the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

The Kinky Boots Tony winner and Pose star participated in a karaoke rendition of the Gypsy classic during a commercial break.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Playbill's Complete Coverage of the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

Catch up on everything from the the red carpet, Radio City Music Hall, the parties, and more.

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Watch James Corden's Be More Chill Parody, Featuring Hosts of Tony Awards Past by Dan Meyer

The June 9 emcee gave audiences a sneak peek into his insecurities about headlining Broadway's biggest night.

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Read the Reviews for the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

The ceremony, which saw eight awards go to Hadestown, was hosted by James Corden.

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Watch All the Musical Performances From the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

Hadestown, Oklahoma!, and more dazzled audiences at Radio City Music Hall and viewers across the country.

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8 Memorable Moments From the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

A look at some of the highlights from the 73rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall.

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Watch James Corden and the Casts of 7 Broadway Musicals Open the 2019 Tony Awards by Dan Meyer

The ceremony's opening number highlighted the excitement of live theatre.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Revisit Performances From the 2019 Tony Nominated Musicals by Dan Meyer

Catch up on talk show appearances and music videos from the seven shows nominated for Best Musical and Best Revival of a Musical before the Tony Awards June 9.

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Revisit Performances From the 2019 Tony–Nominated Musicals by Dan Meyer

Catch up on talk show appearances and music videos from the seven shows nominated for Best Musical and Best Revival of a Musical before the Tony Awards June 9.

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