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Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Three-Time Olivier Winner Katherine Kingsley Joins West End Noises Off by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The 40th anniversary revival of the Michael Frayn comedy is playing London's Phoenix Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:40AM
Thursday, February 2, 2023

Watch: Andrew Burnap, Phillipa Soo, Jordan Donica, and Bartlett Sher Talk the Legacy of Camelot by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Get a first look at the cast of Lincoln Center Theater's upcoming Broadway revival in costume as they prepare to star in the Lerner and Loewe musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:59PM
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Ragtime Original Broadway Cast Will Reunite for Entertainment Community Fund Concert in March by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Tony winner Kelli O'Hara will step in for the late Marin Mazzie for the much-anticipated concert of the Ahrens and Flaherty score.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Friday, January 27, 2023

Eddie Izzard to Give 1-Night-Only Benefit Performance of Great Expectations at The Morgan Library & Museum by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The special event will celebrate the birthdays of both Izzard and Great Expectations writer Charles Dickens.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:39AM
Thursday, January 26, 2023

To Kill a Mockingbird Sets West End Closing by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Matthew Modine currently leads the cast as Atticus Finch at the Gielgud Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:31AM
Friday, January 20, 2023

When You're Good to Mama: Get a 1st Look at Jinkx Monsoon, James T. Lane, and More in Chicago by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The two-time RuPaul's Drag Race winner made her Broadway debut in the long-running Kander and Ebb revival January 16.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:09PM

Broadway Chicago Star Jinkx Monsoon's Origin Story Is… Well, Chicago by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The two-time RuPaul's Drag Race winner stopped by Late Night With Seth Meyers to explain how her Broadway debut fits into her story of becoming a drag queen.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:55PM
Thursday, January 19, 2023

Get a 1st Listen to 'Better' and 'Anagram' From Kimberly Akimbo's Upcoming Broadway Cast Album by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Victoria Clark and Justin Cooley head the cast of the new musical from David Lindsay-Abaire and Jeanine Tesori.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:17PM

Reviews: Critics Weigh in on London Debut of Allegiance by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

George Takei and Telly Leung star in the U.K. premiere of the 2015 Broadway musical at Charing Cross Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:59PM
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Christian Thompson, More to Join Wicked National Tour by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The Ain't Too Proud and Devil Wears Prada star will be the U.S. tour's new Fiyero beginning in February.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:21AM
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

West End Cabaret, Starring Eddie Redmayne, Will Release a Cast Album by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Redmayne and co-star Jessie Buckley both won 2022 Olivier Awards for their performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:36PM
Friday, December 16, 2022

Take a Look at New Photos of The Lion King's National Tour by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The Disney musical's North American tour is in its 21st year on the road, with dates currently scheduled through October 2023.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:36AM
Thursday, December 15, 2022

No, A New Sondheim Musical Is Not Coming to Broadway in 2023—As of Now by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Playbill has confirmed that recent social posts announcing a Broadway bow for Sondheim and David Ives' Square One are fake.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Sammi Cannold-Directed Evita Headed for American Repertory Theatre by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The production follows a 2019 concert staging helmed by Cannold at New York City Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Thursday, December 1, 2022

Photos: Ann Harada, Christine Dwyer, Shuler Hensley, More Celebrate Opening Night at A Sherlock Carol by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

The holiday mystery from playwright Mark Shanahan again plays a limited engagement at New World Stages.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:36PM
Tuesday, November 29, 2022

All-Star West End Sondheim Tribute Concert to Air on BBC Next Month by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Bernadette Peters, Michael Ball, Judi Dench, and Clive Rowe are among the performers honoring the late Broadway legend.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:42AM

Bradley Dean, Sean Allan Krill, Bryce Pinkham, More Join Chess Benefit Concert by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Darren Criss, Lena Hall, Ramin Karimloo, and Solea Pfeiffer will lead the December concert benefiting the Entertainment Community Fund.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM

Reviews: What Did Critics Think of Best of Enemies in London's West End? by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Zachary Quinto makes his West End debut opposite David Harewood in the James Graham play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:32AM
Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Get a 1st Look at Broadway Rising Documentary Tracking Broadway's Return From the Shutdown by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Six and Mrs. Doubtfire producer Kevin McCollum tracks audience enthusiasm to return to Broadway in this exclusive clip.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Thursday, November 10, 2022

Get a 1st Listen to Victoria Clark Singing 'I Am Longing' From Upcoming Album of Maury Yeston's December Songs by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Kimberly Akimbo star Clark is backed by a 37-piece orchestra conducted by Ted Sperling and scored by Larry Hochman.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Sunday, April 24, 2022

Dominique Morisseau’s Confederates Finishes Off-Broadway Run April 24 by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Directed by Stori Ayers, the Signature production plays The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM
Friday, April 1, 2022

Read the Reviews for Rafe Spall in To Kill a Mockingbird in London's West End by Logan Culwell-Block, Andrew Gans

Bartlett Sher again directs the Aaron Sorkin-penned play, which opened March 31.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM

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