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Friday, June 24, 2022

Broadway Alum Elizabeth Ward Land to Release Album of Linda Ronstadt Songs by Logan Culwell-Block

Soon to be seen in Off-Broadway's The Bedwetter, Land's Still Within the Sound of My Voice releases next month.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:54AM

Celebrate NYC Pride With Playbill's Pride in Times Square by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:35AM

Playbill's Pride in Times Square, Featuring Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More, Begins June by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Trevor: The Musical Acquired by Music Theatre International for Licensing by Logan Culwell-Block

A filmed performance from the work's Off-Broadway premiere debuts on Disney+ June 24.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:07PM

Beanie Feldstein Destined to Become Real-Life 'Sadie, Sadie Married Lady' by Logan Culwell-Block

The Funny Girl star is newly engaged to producer Bonnie Chance Roberts.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:42PM

Ariana DeBose, Ramin Karimloo, More Join Lineup for Broadway Bares: XXX by Logan Culwell-Block

The 30th anniversary benefit burlesque performance will also feature the Queens of Broadway's SIX: The Musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:33PM

NYC Debut of Notre Dame de Paris Adds 2nd Week of Performances by Logan Culwell-Block

See who will star in the international musical favorite's first-ever NYC performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM

Ogunquit Playhouse Adds Beautiful: The Carole King Musical to 2022 Season by Logan Culwell-Block

The jukebox biomusical replaces the previously announced Clue, which has moved to the Maine theatre's 2023 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:54AM

John Rubinstein, Bob Gunton, Carolyn McCormick to Star in The Soap Myth at Southampton Cultural Center by Logan Culwell-Block

The Long Island production will be directed by Lucille Lortel winner Harris Ulin.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

Brian Watkins' Epiphany Opens Off-Broadway at Lincoln Center Theater June 23 by Logan Culwell-Block

Marylouise Burke, Jonathan Hadary, Omar Metwally, and Colby Minifie star in the play following a group of old friends reuniting to revive an old tradition.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Hangar Theatre Reveals Casting for Cabaret by Logan Culwell-Block

Trevor McQueen and Candice Hatakeyama lead the cast of the Kander and Ebb musical at the theatre in Ithaca, New York.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

Gloria Estefan Reveals Why She Turned Down Starring in the Evita Movie by Logan Culwell-Block

The three-time Grammy winner was offered the role when Oliver Stone was slated to direct the Andrew Lloyd Webber-Tim Rice musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:48AM

Kate Reinders to Host 2022 Jimmy Awards by Logan Culwell-Block

Set for Broadway's Minskoff Theatre June 27, the Jimmys recognize the best in high school musical theatre performers nationwide.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Randy Rainbow to Release Once Upon a Mattress–Themed Parody Single for Pride by Logan Culwell-Block

The YouTube sensation's "Gay!" is inspired by "Shy" from the Mary Rodgers musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:54PM

Paradise Square, MJ The Musical, Funny Girl, More Take 2022 Chita Rivera Awards; See the Full List of Winners by Logan Culwell-Block

Charlotte d'Amboise and Bianca Marroquín hosted the June 20 ceremony at NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:54PM

Broadway Makes Face Masks Optional Beginning in July by Logan Culwell-Block

The move follows the lifting of the Main Stem's vaccine requirement for audience members earlier this year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:42PM
Monday, June 20, 2022

Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More Join Pride in Times Square Lineup by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

Flying Over Sunset to Be Licensed by Music Theatre International by Logan Culwell-Block

Inspired by a true story, the work about three Hollywood legends sharing an LSD trip features a book by James Lapine and a score by Tom Kitt and Michael Korie.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06PM

Alice Childress' Trouble in Mind Licensing Rights Acquired by Concord Theatricals by Logan Culwell-Block

The move marks the first time the 1955 work, which enjoyed a Tony-nominated Broadway revival last year, has been represented by a theatrical licensor.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM

Get a 1st Listen to a Track From It Happened in Key West Live Cast Recording by Logan Culwell-Block

The West End album releases June 17 with performances from Wicked alum Wade McCollum and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

See a Host of Broadway Favorites at the Cadillac Corner of The 75th Annual Tony Awards Silver Carpet by Logan Culwell-Block

Sutton Foster, Ariana DeBose, Patti LuPone, and more stopped by Tony Awards automotive sponsor Cadillac for a special photo op.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:42PM

World Premiere of Unmarried Man to Play The Pit by Logan Culwell-Block

The quirky send-up of reality dating shows features an all-female and Non-binary–identifying creative team and crew.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM

See Who's Joining Taylor Iman Jones and Beth Leavel in World Premiere of The Devil Wears Prada Musical by Logan Culwell-Block

Javier Muñoz, Tiffany Mann, and more have joined the musical's pre-Broadway run in Chicago.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:06AM

See Standby Max Clayton Make His Debut in Broadway's The Music Man by Logan Culwell-Block

Clayton is filling in for Hugh Jackman, who is out with COVID through June 21.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Suzan-Lori Parks' Pulitzer-Winning Topdog/Underdog Sets 20th Anniversary Broadway Return by Logan Culwell-Block

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Corey Hawkins will star in the Kenny Leon-directed revival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:37PM

Sarah Silverman Musical The Bedwetter Gets 2nd Off-Broadway Extension by Logan Culwell-Block

Jessica Vosk and Elizabeth Ward Land will join the company for the production's final week.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:12PM

Ruthie Ann Miles in The Light in the Piazza, Donna Murphy in Dear World, and Oliver! Set for 2023 Encores! Season by Logan Culwell-Block

Drama Desk winner Mary-Mitchell Campbell will be the series' new music director.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33PM

Best Play Tony Winner The Lehman Trilogy Joins Concord Theatricals Library for Stock and Amateur Licensing by Logan Culwell-Block

Written by Stefano Massini and adapted by Ben Power, the work will be part of Concord's Samuel French imprint.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM

See the German Cast of Hamilton Perform 'Alexander Hamilton' by Logan Culwell-Block

The Lin-Manuel Miranda musical comes to Hamburg later this year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:33AM

2022 Drama Desk Awards Stream Free Via Broadway on Demand June 14 by Logan Culwell-Block

The ceremony honoring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway will include performances from Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors, Harmony, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

The Best Quotes From the 75th Annual Tony Awards Press Room by Logan Culwell-Block

See what this year's Tony winners had to say about their historic wins, artistic inspirations, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM