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Sunday, June 20, 2021

From Songs for a New World to Prince of Broadway: Look Through the Shows of Jason Robert Brown by Playbill Staff

The Tony-winning composer celebrates his birthday June 20.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, June 18, 2021

Go Inside Playbill’s Pride Concert, Glimmer of Light, With These Showstopping Photos by Playbill Staff

The event, featuring the Neon Coven, Dorinda Medley, Drag Race alum Jan, and more, was celebrated at Radial Park June 17.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:01AM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Lin-Manuel Miranda Issues Statement Following Criticism of Afro-Latinx Representation in In the Heights Movie by Playbill Staff

“In trying to paint a mosaic of this community, we fell short.”

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:04AM
Monday, June 14, 2021

Video Auditions Roundup: The Lion King on Broadway, The Prom and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Tours, More Seeking Performers by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with self-tape audition opportunities for shows across the country.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:12PM
Saturday, June 12, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: June 12 by Playbill Staff

Kirsten Childs' Bella: An American Tale opens at Playwright Horizons in 2017.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 10, 2021

In the News: Jeremy Jordan, Ariana DeBose, Lilli Cooper, and Taylor Louderman Lend Voice to New Write Out Loud EP, More by Playbill Staff

Plus: 25 Black Juilliard alums come together to address racism at the prestigious drama school.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:04PM
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Anthony Rapp, Ariana DeBose, Jenn Colella, and Telly Leung Perform at Macy’s Pride Concert by Playbill Staff

The June 8 event was exclusive to Macy’s Platinum Star Rewards members.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Monday, June 7, 2021

39 Plays That Brought the LGBTQIA+ Experience to the Stage by Playbill Staff

Celebrate Playbill Pride with a look at some of the plays that amplified LGBTQIA+ stories on stage.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Sunday, June 6, 2021

Look Back at the Career Highlights of LGBTQIA+ Trailblazer Harvey Fierstein by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award winner celebrates his birthday June 6.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 3, 2021

38 Musicals That Brought LGBTQIA+ Experiences to the Stage by Playbill Staff

Celebrate Playbill Pride with a look at some of the musicals that amplified LGBTQIA+ stories on stage.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:30AM
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Celebrate Betsy Wolfe’s Birthday With a Look at Her Stage Career by Playbill Staff

The actor celebrates her birthday June 1.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:27AM
Monday, May 24, 2021

Video Auditions Roundup: Hadestown and The Band's Visit Tours, Berkeley Rep 2021–2022 Season, More Seeking Performers by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with self-tape audition opportunities for shows across the country.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:11AM
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Celebrate Judy Kuhn With a Look Back at Her Stage Highlights by Playbill Staff

The four-time Tony nominee celebrates her birthday May 20.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:30AM

From Mermaid to Phantom: Celebrating the Stage Roles of Sierra Boggess by Playbill Staff

The actor celebrates her birthday May 20.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:00AM
Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Check Out Photos of Carrie Manolakos and Max Sangerman in Lights on the Radio Tower by Playbill Staff

The new musical, written by Emily Goodson and Kevin James Thornton, begins streaming May 18.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:28PM
Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Look Back at the Original Production of Carrie on Broadway by Playbill Staff

The infamous musical, based on the Stephen King novel, opened at the Virginia Theatre May 12, 1988.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:21AM
Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Video Auditions Roundup: Ain't Too Proud National Tour, The Bedwetter Off-Broadway, 42nd Street, More Seeking Performers by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with self-tape audition opportunities for shows across the country.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:35PM
Sunday, May 2, 2021

Celebrate 37 Years of Sunday in the Park With George With Mandy Patinkin and Bernadette Peters by Playbill Staff

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical opened at the Booth Theatre May 2, 1984.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, April 29, 2021

The Playbill Pledge Offers Fans the Chance to Make a Public Promise to the Performing Arts by Playbill Staff

Show the world that the show must—and will—go on.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:00AM
Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Look Back at Judy Kuhn, David Carroll, and More in Chess on Broadway by Playbill Staff

The original production opened on Broadway at the Imperial Theatre April 28, 1988.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:30AM
Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Celebrate August Wilson With a Look Back at His Work On Broadway by Playbill Staff

The Pulitzer Prize winner, known for his 10 play series The Pittsburgh Cycle, was born April 27, 1945.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Sunday, April 25, 2021

Go Behind-the-Scenes of Legally Blonde With Bill Berloni's Tails From The Stage April 25 by Playbill Staff

The Playbill Experience features original Broadway cast members Laura Bell Bundy, Orfeh, and Andy Karl.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Saturday, April 24, 2021

Journey to the Past: Revisit Anastasia on Broadway With These 34 Photos by Playbill Staff

The musical, starring Christy Altomare as Anya, opened on Broadway April 24, 2017.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Kate Lumpkin Brings a Practice of Vulnerability to Broadway WELLness by Playbill Staff

Grab a slice of pizza and sense of humor for this upcoming Playbill Experience.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, April 15, 2021

Betty Buckley to Offer New Virtual Song/Monologue Master Classes This Spring by Playbill Staff

The Tony-winning actor is offering another round of classes for both new students and alumni of her previous workshops.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:29PM

Video Auditions Roundup: BIPOC-Led Sweeney Todd, Mamma Mia!, Atlantic Theater Company, More Seeking Performers by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with self-tape audition opportunities for shows across the country.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:21PM
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Thursday, April 8, 2021

Join the ‘Film Crew’ or Be an Armchair Detective in Terror in Tinseltown April 15 by Playbill Staff

It’s lights, camera, murder (!) in this noir-themed virtual theatrical experience.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:19PM
Monday, April 5, 2021

Tony Recipient Bill Berloni Shares What to Expect From His Tails From The Stage by Playbill Staff

Spoiler alert: there will be dogs in this Playbill Experience event.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:03PM

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