Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 11pm (Broadway Time)

How To Give It: three fundraisers art and fashion fans will love

Paintings, photography – and dinner in Azzedine Alaïa’s kitchen are all going up for grabs

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DANCE NEWS: Danspace Project Announces Return of Samita Sinha’s "Breathing Room" Vocal Series by The Dance Enthusiast

Danspace Project Announces Return of Samita Sinha’s "Breathing Room" Vocal Series

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 10pm (Broadway Time)

Interactive Online Theater – “Life on Earth” by Qi Zhu

Charles Mee’s Heaven on Earth conveys the message that our civilization, too, has come to an end; and life goes on. Encompassing bits of text, skit-like sections, songs, dances, a projecte…

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World premiere heading to Theatre Works by Peter J Snee

Wanna laugh-cry at the absurdity of the world we live in? Me too! During these strange pandemic times, we aim

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 9pm (Broadway Time)

ANNIE WARBUCKS in Rehearsal [Showbiz Today] 1993 by Broadway Television Archive

Join host Bill Tush from CNN's Showbiz Today for a look at ANNIE WARBUCKS in rehearsal at NYC's Variety Arts Theatre, complete with interviews with Martin Charnin (lyricist, director), Kathr…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 8pm (Broadway Time)

Trump, Trump Trump Along The Broadway: Part 1 by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter Part 1 January 20, 2021: Ever since the presidential election of 2016, the media have been unable to resist the temptation to satirically eviscerate the winner, …

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Bette Midler Sings ‘Goodbye Donnie’ in Comic Farewell-Trump Video by Jem Aswad

As anyone who follows her on Twitter knows, Bette Midler is no fan of now-former President Trump. And as anyone who’s seen any of the dozens of political satire videos created by Meidas To…

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Bonnie Fuller Assumes Full Ownership of Hollywood Life by Variety Staff

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) announced today that after a decade of partnership and co-ownership of Hollywood Life, founder Bonnie Fuller, President and Editor-in-Chief of Hollywood Life, …

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 7pm (Broadway Time)

Only For Now: Trump, Trauma And Healing From The Last 4 Years by Admin

(Photo: AP) The irreverent puppet/human hybrid musical Avenue Q explored how we navigate early adulthood in contemporary times. This loving satire concluded with the song, “For Now”, rem…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

Odds & Ends: Nick Cordero's Final Public Performance Released and More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Nick Cordero's Final Performance of 'Dear Hate' Released Broadway Records has released Nick Cordero's last public performan…

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Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: January 23, 2021 by

Hear from Mrs. Doubtfire star Rob McClure, Moulin Rouge! Tony nominee Karen Olivo and Sing Street & Moulin Rouge! choreographer Sonya Tayeh. Plus, get to know Wicked's Shoba Narayan.

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America yearns for an era of good feeling. The inaugural ceremony launched one. by Peter Marks

Lady Gaga, Garth Brooks, J.Lo and a young poet all supply breakout supporting moments.

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DAY 3 RECAP of The TheaterMakers Challenge: Vivek Tiwary, Ryan Scott Oliver and more!

We interrupted our challenge for a couple of hours today to watch a new President take the oath. And well, let’s just say everyone was in a preeeeeetty good mood when we kicked off Day #3.…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

TheaterMania Live with Melissa Errico by TheaterMania

Melissa Errico discusses her latest and upcoming projects.

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In the News: Watch Nick Cordero's Final Public Performance, Amanda Gorman's Hamilton Reference(s) at the Inauguration, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Jazz and Broadway stars will come together to save Birdland Jazz Club in a virtual benefit concert.

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Les Miserables the concert announces cancellation of shows by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Cameron Mackintosh has advised that performances of Les Miserables The Concert have been cancelled. This post Les Miserables the concert announces cancellation of shows first…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 4pm (Broadway Time)

DCPAMemories - First Date by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Members of the cast of DCPA Cabaret's production of First Date (Adriane Leigh Robinson – Casey, Seth Dhonau – Aaron, Aaron Vega – Man 2, Lauren Shealy – Woman 1) reminisce about the…

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‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ bumps ‘Mank’ out of the top 3 in Best Picture Oscar odds by Kaitlin Thomas

If you haven’t been paying attention to “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’s” Best Picture Oscar prospects, now is the time to start. The film, which is based on the play of the same name b…

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Watch Lady Gaga Sing the National Anthem at Joe Biden’s Inauguration by Jem Aswad

Lady Gaga delivered a rendition of the national anthem at Joe Biden’s inauguration that was both respectful, and very Lady Gaga. Dressed in a tight black long-sleeved shirt embellished a g…

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Joe Biden Changed His Mind About Same-Sex Marriage After Meeting This Hollywood Executive by Kate Aurthur

In the spring of 2012, the gay rights organization the Human Rights Campaign asked Michael Lombardo, then the president of HBO, to host an event for Vice President Joe Biden. Not a fundraise…

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DCPAMemories - Macbeth by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

By special request, here's a look back at the DCPA's 2017 reimagining of William Shakespeare's classic tale of power, murder and ambition - Macbeth. With an all-male cast, thumping techno be…

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Excitement of discovery drives ‘Ada and the Engine’ at Silver Spring Stage by Charles Green

Silver Spring Stage’s streaming production of Ada and the Engine is an exciting mixture of history, science, and poetry. Written by Lauren Gunderson, it tells the story of Ada Byron, a mat…

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Social Roundup: Theater Fans Turn Bernie Sanders' Inauguration Look Into a Broadway Meme

Theater fans have turned Senator Bernie Sanders' appearance at President Joe Biden's inauguration into a meme today, juxtaposing him into iconic pictures and posters of Broadway shows. Sena…

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Milwaukee Rep Awards $60,000 in Freelance Artist Relief by Amelia Merrill

The Rep Rising Relief Campaign launched to help both the Rep and regional artists during COVID-19.

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LET’S PLAY ‘BEAT THE BARD’ (29) by Robert Shuman

  Can you beat the Bard? Questions by Joyce E. Henry, Ph.D.  All rights reserved.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

Video Blog: What I've Learned- Acting in the Age of COVID

Listen in as current Atlantic student Emma Green addresses her classmates. And while these are undoubtedly trying times, Emma shares how she has gotten through the past few semesters and wha…

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New album releases by Broadway’s Nicolas King, Rebecca Luker and Sally Wilfert by Deb Miller

Theater-goers and music-lovers who are missing the voices of their favorite Broadway stars can enjoy two new album releases from PS Classics (founded in 2000, and recipient of nine Grammy Aw…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

NAMM’s Believe in Music Week is here and you can still register for free! by Kathy Eddy

NAMM’s Believe in Music Week is here! Register today so you don’t miss the Pro Production Sessions presented by PLSN and FOH magazines as part of the Entertainment Technology Track on Ja…

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“A country that is bruised, but whole”: Amanda Gorman reads her Inauguration poem, The Hill We Climb by New York Theater

  Below, watch 22-year-old National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman read aloud her poem  “The Hill We Climb” at the Inauguration of  President Joseph Biden and Vice President Kamala…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

NEWS: Come From Away: The Concert is cancelled as ATG suspends performances at its UK venues until April 2021 by Press Releases

A specially staged concert version of award-winning hit musical Come From Away, due to play at London’s Phoenix Theatre from 10-27 February 2021, has been cancelled following the Ambassado…

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Ditch the “Is this theater?” debate, by Jordan Friend and Gregory Keng Strasser by Guest Author

Gregory Keng Strasser (producing director): Hey, Jordan. Jordan Friend (artistic director): Hey, Greg. I guess we have to pretend like we don’t talk to each other every day. Greg: So. 4615…

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Frozen the musical delays London opening due to COVID-19 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Disney Theatrical has announced that they are delaying the London opening of the much anticipated Frozen the musical at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane as a result of uncertaint…

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Theater to Stream: Jerry Herman’s Tunes; Marisa Tomei, Twice by Elisabeth Vincentelli

The Pasadena Playhouse has a new tribute to Herman, the composer of “Hello, Dolly!,” and Tomei turns up in “Beirut” and “Three Hotels.”

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Thrifting from home by Taryn Allen

Support local secondhand shoppers without stepping foot outside. Whether you're decorating your lockdown living space, buying unique clothes only your COVID bub…

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President Joe Biden’s Inaugural Address video and transcript: Democracy has prevailed by New York Theater

“We must end this uncivil war that pits red against blue, rural versus urban, conservative versus liberal. We can do this if we open our souls instead of hardening our hearts,” Joseph R.…

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Review: Derek DelGaudio Elicits Wonderment and Deep Thought in New In & Of Itself Film

The conceptual magician's hit off-Broadway show is now available to a wider audience in a new filmed version on Hulu.

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Shakespeare Repertory Struggling to Decide Which Play Will Draw Most Obvious Political Parallels by Broadway Beat

by Ben Kaye. @TheBenKaye. PITTSBURGH - In a press statement released this afternoon, Shakespeare Repertory Company Artistic Director Paul...

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A New Age of Criticism by James Palmarini

An interview with cultural critic Jose Solís The post A New Age of Criticism appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at noon (Broadway Time)

How to Continue Helping Arts Workers During an Unprecedented Era of Theatre by Dan Meyer

Industry members need your support as theatres remain dark.

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Backstage Video | Bass Hall Virtual Backstage Tour & Unique Ghost Light by Michael Eddy

In this backstage video from Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, TX, Technical Director Charles McCormick takes us on a virtual backstage tour of many of the technical areas in Bass Hall. T…

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Managing Director Shayna Schlosberg to Leave Catastrophic Theatre by Amelia Merrill

HOUSTON: Shayna Schlosberg, the managing director of the Catastrophic Theatre, will leave her post this spring to join the leadership team of Women of Color in the Arts (WOCA). Schlosberg, …

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Come From Away the concert cancelled by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Producers of the concert version of Come From Away have announced the cancellation of the production due to restrictions with COVID-19. This post Come From Away the concert c…

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Lectrosonics: SMWB and SMDWB Wideband Transmitters in the 941 MHz Frequency Band by Michael Eddy

Lectrosonics introduces two new transmitters as the latest generation in the award-winning Digital Hybrid Wireless® SM Series product line: the SMWB/E07-941 (single AA battery) and SMDWB/E0…

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Creative Conners: How to Program a Trainee with Spikemark Using a Click PLC and Modbus TCP by Michael Eddy

Automation specialist, Creative Conners recently introduced Trainee, the first stage automation learning kit to introduce the core principles of moving scenery. To aid in learning how to wor…

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Archive — a familiar tale of robotics gone awry

Human consciousness is stored and restored in Gavin Rothery’s sci-fi film

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Quo Vadis, Aida? — prelude to a massacre

Jasmila Zbanic’s wrenching film depicts the events leading up to the slaughter in Srebrenica

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The White Tiger — a high-energy story of poverty and wealth

Ramin Bahrani directs a faithful screen adaptation of Aravind Adiga’s bestseller

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76 Days — how Wuhan handled the first Coronavirus outbreak

Documentary cameras were on hand in four hospitals to record those momentous weeks

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Baby Done — a comedy of pregnancy

New Zealand comic Rose Matafeo stars in this slight but sharp film

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 11am (Broadway Time)

London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 20 January by Hira Desai

Check out all the latest in today's theatre news including updates from Come From Away and Les Misérables - The Staged Concert. The post London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 20 January app…

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James Corden Celebrates ‘One Day More’ of Trump With ‘Les Misérables’ Spoof by Ellise Shafer

James Corden celebrated Trump’s last day in office with a parody of “Les Misérables” number “One Day More,” featuring a slew of Broadway stars. In the video, which aired during Tu…

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See Moulin Rouge!'s Karen Olivo, Mrs. Doubtfire's Rob McClure & More on Broadway Profiles by

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by, this installment will …

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2021 SETC Virtual Convention | Announce Design Keynote Speakers by Michael Eddy

The Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) will be holding its 2021 convention as a 100% virtual event from March 3 – 7, 2021. Convention program details, including the full line of virtua…

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Tamara Tunie, N’Kenge, Terence Archie, More to Star in Black Butterfly Virtual Reading by Andrew Gans

Jerry Foley will direct Mary McCallum and N’Kenge's new work to benefit Amas Musical Theatre.

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City Theatrical, Inc: QolorFLEX Quad Chip Tape by Michael Eddy

Available in RGB + Amber, Indigo, or Warm White, QolorFLEX® Quad Chip LED Tape is an interior-grade LED Tape with a high output brightness and the ability to create a wide spectrum of color…

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Spot The Difference: Come From Away by Hira Desai

In our second West End spot the difference series we've got the smash-hit musical Come From Away. Hit play to a star-studded performance & get spotting! The post Spot The Difference: Com…

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African Caribbean MixFest: Meet the Writers Panel by Atlantic Theater

MEET THE WRITERS Recorded Tuesday, January 19 | 6 PM ET African Caribbean MixFest kicked off with a group panel discussion moderated by Alisha Espinosa. Learn more about the festival writer…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Latino Theater Co. Extends Management Contract at L.A. Theatre Center by American Theatre Editors

After an extension with the city of Los Angeles, the organization will now manage the venue through 2056.

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Old Globe’s 2021 Powers New Voices Festival Moves Online by American Theatre Editors

The free festival, running Jan. 21-24, will be presented virtually for the first time.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Proposed FY 2022 Budget Includes Tax Credits to Recover and Restart Theatre Productions by Ryan McPhee

The plan includes $25 million in tax credits for live theatre in New York City.

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Last week, the new virtual production of the centenary of THE DYBBUK, the most famous Jewish work in the world, surpassed 6,000 visits and that number is increasing rapidly. Presented by the…

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Court Theatre Revises 2020-21 Season by American Theatre Editors

The theatre has postponed its production of August Wilson's 'Two Trains Running' and will offer Windy City premiere of 'Theatre for One.'

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Take It From A Times Theater Critic: The Trump-To-Shakespeare Analogies Really Don’t Work by Artsjournal1

Jesse Green: “I admit that I do it too. … But even these comparisons are reductive — in both directions. Shakespeare’s characters are much richer and more readable than someone as un…

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Patricia Clarkson, John Slattery, Bradley Whitford to Star in Three Days of Rain Reading

The original cast of Richard Greenberg's play will reunite with director Evan Yionoulis.

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YPT to present virtual readings of plays in progress by two young playwrights by News Desk

Young Playwrights’ Theater’s (YPT) new script development program, Young Playwrights in Progress (YPIP), will present the work of two talented young playwrights through virtual play read…

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Watch Cynthia Erivo, Phylicia Rashad, Renée Fleming, More in Kennedy Center Inauguration Day Concerts by Andrew Gans

The curated selection of previous performances celebrates the inauguration of President Joseph Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris.

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‘Promising play which packs an emotional punch’: STAR MAN (Online review) by Kirsty Herrington

Following a staged reading last year at London’s Old Red Lion Theatre, new play Star Man has made its livestream debut to raise vital funds for LGBTQ+ youth homelessness charity akt.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 9am (Broadway Time)

Maya Phillips: ‘I Absolutely Believe in Criticism’ by American Theatre Editors

The New York Times' newest critic at large thinks about culture both broadly and personally, and strives to deliver dialogue, not a verdict.

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James Corden, Patti LuPone, More Sing Farewell to Trump Presidency in Les Misérables Parody by Dan Meyer

Patti LuPone isn't an anti-masker; she just plays one on late night.

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TCM to Air a Day of "Joe" Movies, Including Pal Joey, to Celebrate Biden Inauguration

Other classics airing include The Story of G.I. Joe and Mighty Joe Young.

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GRACE NOTES: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 by Susan Grace

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VIDEO: Jason Segel Talks About His Vampire Musical on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT

Jason Segel tells Stephen about director Judd Apatow's first reaction upon hearing Jason's now legendary vampire-themed musical for the first time. Catch Jason Segel in his new film, 'Our Fr…

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Signature Theatre announces cast and dates for ‘Simply Sondheim’ review by News Desk

Signature Theatre announces the full cast and streaming dates for Simply Sondheim, the first production in the Signature Features 2021 Season. Starring 12 singers and an orchestra of 16,…

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Thoughts on a Very Important Inauguration Day by Trav S.D.

My first witness to the transfer of Presidential power was the real-time sight of Richard Nixon getting onto a helicopter, having resigned his office in disgrace. Though I was too young to e…

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(Chris Wiegand’s article appeared in the Guardian 1/19/; Photo: Going on … Gena Rowlands in Opening Night. Photograph: Alamy.) One of many tantalising theatre shows cancelled last year b…

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VIDEO: Jessica Vosk Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Friday at 1pm!

Tune in Friday, January 22 (1pm), as he chats with Broadway beltress Jessica Vosk, who will soon join Seth Rudetsky for two very special concerts on Sunday, January 24 (8pm) and Monday, Ja…

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Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, January 20- with The Chaos Twins and More!

Today (January 20) in live streaming: an Inauguration Day special with the Chaos Twins and more!

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Full West End casting announced for Frozen The Musical

Full casting for the West End transfer of Frozen has now been announced. Originally meant to open in April at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in London, the stage musical adaptation of the hit …

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Audrey Appleby Dances with Tragedy by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons January 20, 2020: We are living in tragic times. But singer/songwriter Audrey Appleby is adding an optimistic note, or rather many notes, to this troubled moment wi…

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Broadway Bye-Byes: Watch Bette Midler, Randy Rainbow, James Corden, Patti LuPone in 3 new parody videos by New York Theater

Randy Rainbow, to the tune of “Seasons of Love” from Rent, and Bette Midler, to the title song of “Hello, Dolly” sing their gleeful goodbyes to the worst president in American histor…

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Founders Of Belarus Free Theatre Get Death Threats From Lukashenko Government by Artsjournal1

“We will definitely find you … and we will hang you side by side.” So said a column in Sovietska Belarus, the more-or-less official newspaper of the post-Communist dictatorship. The ta…

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BWW Exclusive: Watch Nick Cordero's Last Public Performance, 'Dear Hate'- The Single Is Available Now!

Just yesterday, Americans paused to remember the 400,000 lives lost to COVID-19 in a special ceremony at our nation's capital. One of those lives was beloved Broadway veteran Nick Cordero. …

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‘Getting up close & personal is often what the style demands’: AVALANCHE / WALK OF SHAME (Online review) by John Chapman

Two short plays about a difficult subject, Bloom Theatre’s Avalanche and Glass Half Full’s Walk Of Shame.

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ComedySportz has been an online winner with its improv shows — and vows to stay ‘digital first’ by Chris Jones

Even after the pandemic has passed and Chicago comedy theaters are back to doing live shows, the popular ComedySportz chain wants to keeps its successful e-shows running.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 20, 2021 by Ashley Steves

Actors’ Equity Association Condemns Trump, Benanti Wraps Up Her Benania Run, Corden and Guests Perform “One Day More” Parody “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, …

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Studio Theatre goes all-digital, sets streaming dates through July by News Desk

Given the ongoing pandemic and challenges to safely presenting live performances, Studio Theatre has taken its five-play season entirely digital. Productions will be filmed in Studio’s int…

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VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo, Phylicia Rashad, and More Perform With the National Symphony Orchestra For an Inauguration Concert

Cynthia Erivo, Phylicia Rashad, and more joined the National Symphony Orchestra for a concert dedicated to the Presidential Inauguration, presented by the Kennedy Center.

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Broadway Who's Who: Dick Van Dyke by JK

With the new year, we are trying new things. Since Broadway remains "on pause," we are going to pause our traditional Mr. and Ms. Broadway and Standing @ Zero columns. In place of those, we'…

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Snapshot: FDR’s 1933 inauguration by Terry Teachout

Sound footage of the presidential inauguration of Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1933: (This is the latest in a series of arts- and history-related videos that appear in this space each Monday, W…

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Almanac: Ralph Ellison on power by Terry Teachout

“Power doesn’t have to show off. Power is confident, self-assuring, self-starting and self-stopping, self-warming and self-justifying. When you have it, you know it.” Ralph Ellison, I…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 6am (Broadway Time)

VIDEO: Bette Midler Sings 'Goodbye, Donnie!' to Send Trump off on Inauguration Day

Bette Midler has a message for Donald Trump, who leaves office today when president-elect Joe Biden is inaugurated. Midler sings 'Goodbye, Donnie!' to the tune of 'Hello, Dolly!' in an all n…

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Gov. Cuomo proposes tax credits for theatrical productions in New York by Caitlin Huston

Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed new tax credits Tuesday to help restart theatrical productions in New York.  As part of the budget for the upcoming fiscal year, Cuomo proposed up to $25 million …

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 5am (Broadway Time)

New and Upcoming Releases For the Week of January 18 - ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI..., Jason Robert Brown Songbook, and More!

Need something new to read, watch, or listen to? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases! This week's list includes the film soundtrack for One Night in Miami..., volume two …

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Wake Up With BWW 1/20: James Corden, Patti LuPone & More Sing Trump-Themed 'One Day More' and More!

Today's top stories: James Corden is joined by Patti LuPone and more in Trump-themed 'One Day More', Laura Benanti returns as Melania Trump one final time, and more!

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Sydney unveils new COVID-safe, pop-up outdoor performance venue by Peter J Snee

The NSW Government and City of Sydney have unveiled a new COVID-safe, pop-up outdoor performance venue and concert series. Sunset

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Arts and events workers urged to access-rise for post-covid market by Peter J Snee

Workers in the arts, culture and events sectors are being urged to get ‘access-orised’ for a post-COVID marketplace where the

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Thornton Wilder's Our Town is America's answer to Shakespeare by Howard Sherman

The Pulitzer-winning drama, set in the small town of Grover’s Corners, has a beating heart that will resonate through the years It is frequently called the quintessential American play, bu…

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Nydia Simone and Blactina by Nydia Simone, Viviana Vargas

By Nydia Simone, Viviana Vargas. In this episode of Building Our Own Tables Podcast, host Viviana Vargas discusses amplifying Afrolatinx and Caribbean stories with an emphasis on women throu…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Going Corporate by Joe Patti

Drew McManus came out with a really strong entry in his Shop Talk podcast today. He talks about transitioning from a non-profit arts career to a commercial career with guests Marc van Bree a…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at midnight (Broadway Time)

Burn This

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Why have there been no great women artists?

Art historian Linda Nochlin asked this question 50 years ago in a radical essay whose impact is still felt today

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Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre Have You Seen? by Marc J. Franklin

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play the venue.

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DAY IN THE LIFE OF DANCE: Savannah Spratt and David Glista of the Limón Dance Company Journal "from the Bubble" for The Dance Enthusiast by The Dance Enthusiast

Just before the Christmas holidays, I asked our friends at the Limón Dance Company if any of their dancers would be interested in writing about the unique experience of rehearsing and pe…

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Join TDF for a Conversation with Marsha Mason and Jack O'Brien - Enjoy a charmingly candid chat with the longtime collaborators

Enjoy a charmingly candid chat with the longtime collaborators---Oscar-nominated actress Marsha Mason and Tony-winning director Jack O'Brien have known each other for a long time. So long, i…

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All that Chat

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Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre