Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 10pm (Broadway Time)

Latest Shuttered Venue Grant FAQ Provides Increased Detail by Joe Patti

While I am sure a lot of performing arts venues have been closely paying attention to news about Shuttered Venue Operators Grant (SVOG) program designed to help arts organizations impacted b…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 9pm (Broadway Time)

HAIRSPRAY THE MUSICAL returns to Melbourne by Sean McLoughlin

Hairspray the Musical returns exclusively to Melbourne – April 14 – 17 (2021) The National Theatre, St Kilda.  Big, bold, and

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FANGIRLS to release Cast Recording on April 16th by Gabi Bergman

It was announced this week that Yve Blake’s hilarious and sell-out musical FANGIRLS will be releasing a studio cast recording.

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What are your options for safe dance flooring at home? by Admin

Creating an appropriate and safe dance floor at home can present a number of challenges. Your first consideration is where to locate your home studio. If it is in a dedicated spot, you have …

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 8pm (Broadway Time)
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7pm (Broadway Time)

Community Workshops: Together, We Move! by Center Theatre Group

'Together, We Move!' is an intergenerational art-making project that can be experienced many times, with various creative outcomes! At a time when many members of our families and communiti…

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Online magazine capturing impact of COVID-19 on local artists by Sean McLoughlin

Capturing the imagination, mood and impact on local artists during the extended lockdown period, Exhibiting Culture Online is an online

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

Word Up! S3, E5: Barbie Therapy with Jenn Harris and James Vasquez by The Old Globe

If you saw our Hurricane Diane production last year, you'll recognize our guests! Hilarious actress Jen Harris will be joined by director James Vasquez to discuss 'Barbie therapy' and depres…

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Sarah Flint x ABT Sacchetto Ballet Flat | Proceeds Support the ABT Women's Movement by American Ballet Theatre

We are excited to announce the launch of the Sarah Flint x ABT Sacchetto Ballet Flat! Debuting as part of Flint’s Spring/Summer 2021 collection: Le Ballet, 100% of the net proceeds of the …

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Voting Begins in Earnest for Last Year’s Tony Awards, Which Will Be Handed Out Sometime in the Future by Roger Friedman

Yes, we are still talking about the 2020 Tony Awards. For the 2019-2020 season that ended abruptly a year ago. Yes, the

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Theater Quiz for February 2021 by New York Theater

How well were you paying attention to the theater news and reviews in February? Answer these ten questions to find out. Loading… Never miss another answer: Enter your email address to subs…

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GLP: Streamer Duo LED Light Kit by Michael Eddy

Building on the success of the Streamer, GLP’s new LED light for video conferencing, live streaming, and home office work, the company has announced a new packaging variant for those wanti…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

Original Cast of “Assassins” to Reunite on March 8 by Matthew Wexler

Creators Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman, director Jerry Zaks, and the original Off-Broadway cast will reunite on March 8 to discuss this landmark musical. The post Original Cast of “Ass…

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Broadway Stage Management Symposium Announces Recipients for Inaugural Charlie Blackwell Symposium Scholarships for BIPOC Stage Managers by Michael Eddy

The Broadway Stage Management Symposium (BSMS) is proud to announce the five stage managers that have been chosen to receive the first ever Charlie Blackwell Symposium Scholarships for BIPOC…

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THE BAD YEARS, SUPERYOU & More Selected for THEatre ACCELERATOR: New Reality Edition

THEatre ACCELERATOR has launched its New Reality Edition. This is an immersive musical theatre intensive development accelerator harnessing augmented and virtual reality technologies to adva…

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National Opera Shines Spotlight on Young Talent by Sean McLoughlin

Canberra, Australia: National Opera, Australia’s newest opera company, is set to open its inaugural 2021 season with La Clemenza di

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Survey: When Theatre-Goers Will Be Ready To Return To Theatres by Artsjournal

With the disclaimer that this wave of the research reflects current expectations about the pandemic, based on anxieties about vaccine distribution and the spread of COVID variants, and that …

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Speaker Series: Women in Theatrical Design | UMass Amherst Theater by Michael Eddy

Jane Shaw, Jane Cox, and Mimi Lien on Theater Design Today In a series of Zoom conversations that will be free and open to a national audience, UMass Theater presents three brilliant practit…

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Review: Dad’s truly original “Black Nerd” delivers best when it trusts its serious side by Jim Farmer

Jon Carr left his job as artistic director at Dad’s Garage’s Theatre... The post Review: Dad’s truly original “Black Nerd” delivers best when it trusts its serious side appeared fi…

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Chadwick Boseman's widow, HFPA's apology, Don Cheadle and buzzworthy Golden Globe moments by USA Today

USA TODAY's Ralphie Aversa recaps some of the buzzworthy moments from the 78th Golden Globes, which took place in New York and Los Angeles.      

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Sister Signs Lynn Nottage and Tony Gerber’s Market Road to First-Look Deal by Matt Donnelly

Sister, the upstart studio from Elisabeth Murdoch, Jane Featherstone and Stacey Snider, has signed esteemed production company Market Road Films to a first-look film and TV deal. Comprised o…

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In the News: Cynthia Erivo to Star in Roar Series, New Award for Female and Non-Binary Directors, More by Talaura Harms

Plus, the participating musicals for Theatre Accelerator's New Reality Edition development program have been chosen.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 4pm (Broadway Time)

A Lovely Tribute! These Megafans Celebrated the 25th Anniversary of “Rent” by Being Born in the 90s by Broadway Beat

by HaleyJane Rose. @haleyisfamous. Wow! Rent, the Pulitzer Prize winning rock-musical just reached its 25th anniversary milestone. Megafa...

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TONIGHT AT THE LONDON COLISEUM Starring Ramin Karimloo, Sharon D. Clarke, Carrie Fletcher & More to Stream This Month

This March, Broadway On Demand will present a very special solo concert series featuring the biggest names on the West End, filmed from the historic London Coliseum Theatre, “Tonight at …

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Ben Platt, Allison Janney in Talks to Join THE PEOPLE WE HATE AT THE WEDDING

According to Deadline, the comedy focuses on a dysfunctional family that can’t seem to get along and get it together reluctantly reunites for a family wedding. As their many skeletons are…

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(Mary Leland’s article appeared in the Irish Times, 3/1; Photo: Gare St Lazare’s adaptation of Samuel Beckett’s How It Is. Photograph: Clare Keogh. ) Theatre scene that thrived before …

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What Does My Phone See? by Joe Patti

I visited a new exhibition presented by my local art museum this weekend. While I was wandering the galleries, I overheard a small group talking about their interpretation of the meaning of …

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NYTW Gala Celebrating the 25th Anniversary Of RENT Premieres Tonight with Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Idina Menzel, and More!

New York Theatre Workshop's 2021 Annual Gala, celebrating the Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Rent, premieres tonight, Tuesday March 2, 2021 at 8PM EST and will remain avail…

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Ben Platt, Allison Janney Tapped for The People We Hate at the Wedding Comedy by Dan Meyer

The movie adaptation of Grant Ginder’s novel will also star Schitt's Creek Emmy winner Annie Murphy.

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In a virtual Purim spiel, a Yiddish revival and a surprising antidote to Zoom culture by Irene Katz Connelly

MEGILLAH CYCLE, which premiered last week on YouTube, represents a new frontier for a text with a storied non-virtual history. The play is adapted from the work of Itzik Manger, a poet born …

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

SDCF Establishes the Barbara Whitman Award for Female, Trans or Non-Binary Early-Career Directors

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation announced today the creation of the Barbara Whitman Award, an unrestricted cash prize of $10,000 that will be presented annually to a female, tr…

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Odds & Ends: Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman & More to Star in New Series from the Creators of GLOW by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Cynthia Erivo & Nicole Kidman Set for Apple Series Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman, Merritt Wever and Alison Brie have bee…

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May Adrales Named Next Artistic Director of the Lark by American Theatre Editors

An acclaimed director known for nurturing new work, she returns to a company that helped shape her, and that she in turn helped to shape.

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Rachel Brosnahan, Phillipa Soo, Tony Goldwyn & More to Take Part in Actors Training Center Spring Gala THE SHOW GOES ON

Actors Training Center has announced dates, performers and more of its annual fundraiser, The Show Goes On, with streaming beginning Sunday, April 25 at 4 p.m. CDT via the Swell Fundrais…

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Anatomy of a Scene: Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers Breaks Down ‘Chandelier’ by Dan Meyer

How Sia's pop anthem became one of the most crucial moments in a hit-filled musical.

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A Toast to ‘Chandelier’: Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers Breaks Down the Crucial Act 2 Scene by Dan Meyer

How a pop anthem became one of the most crucial moments in a hit-filled musical.

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Top Level Navigation: To Click Or Not To Click by Drew McManus

When it comes to designing your website navigation menu, you’ll eventually need to make one critical choice in the form of deciding whether to make the top-level navigation menu items clic…

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#AndréaBurns #Broadway Interview Excerpt #Shorts by Call Me Adam

Broadway's Andréa Burns is "Baring It All with Call Me Adam" about "Bad Dates," "In The Heights," "On Your Feet!," working with Gloria Estefan, Lin-Manuel Miranda & so much more! Listen/Su…

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‘Tenet’ to Open in New York City Theaters on Friday by Antonio Ferme

Nearly six months after “Tenet” was released in the United States, Warner Bros. announced that the Christopher Nolan sci-fi spectacle will open in five New York City movie theater locati…

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Theaters hit the one-year anniversary of shutdown. How are artists keeping afloat? by Charles McNulty

Daniel Fish, Culture Clash, Dael Orlandersmith, Richard Maxwell, Annie Dorsen and Lars Jan reveal much loss — but also see a way forward.

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World-renowned flamenco artist Israel Galván by Joycetheater

While theatres remain closed, world-renowned flamenco artist Israel Galván has turned his attention from the structure of formal presentation to the more spontaneous music and dance culture…

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Column: Require proof of a COVID vaccine to get into a show in Chicago? It’s a very tricky issue by Chris Jones

Are vaccine passports for audience members the quickest way back for the performing arts in Chicago?

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Mister Kelly's is back in the limelight by Kerry Reid

The crown jewel of Chicago nightclubs lives on at the Newberry Library and in an upcoming documentary. Back when nightclubs were smoke-filled rooms, where people…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

Michel Modell wants name removed from Baltimore’s Lyric, severing family’s relationship with theater by Christina Tkacik

The Modells want their name off the city’s Lyric, marking a potential bitter breakup for the Mount Royal Avenue performing arts center and the family that brought the Cleveland Browns to B…

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Julius Caesar: Patrick Page as Dictator Facing Ides of March by Roma Torre

★★★★☆ Timely radio version resonates in today's fractured politics The post Julius Caesar: Patrick Page as Dictator Facing Ides of March appeared first on New York Stage Review.

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The Joyce Theater Announces Spring 2021 Digital Season

The Joyce Theater  Foundation announced today the New York City dance organization’s programming for its Spring 2021 digital season. The full slate of online programming will bring audi…

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Seth Rudetsky Recounts Harrowing Anecdotes from Brian Stokes Mitchell and Santino Fontana by Seth Rudetsky

This week, Seth continues to celebrate his birthday with Broadway stories and more.

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“Poor Players”: The Most Entertaining Way to Do the Least Entertaining Part of Theater by Jeremy M. Barker

Edward Einhorn has gamified independent theater producing, in a fun but remarkable educational exercise is demystifying just what it takes to make a play

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Concert News: BSO Honors Marin Alsop’s Historic 14 Years as Music Director by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

BSO Encore Series on WBJC Radio, Multi-Week Festival, and Free Gala Broadcast with Renée Fleming Highlights of Celebratory Plans BALTIMORE (March 2, 2021) – The Baltimore Symphony Orchest…

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VIDEO: See Tony Winners Alan Cumming & Catherine Zeta-Jones in a Trailer for PRODIGAL SON

PRODIGAL SON returns to FOX this April, with Catherine Zeta-Jones and Alan Cumming.

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Theatrical Viewing Adds Tangible Benefits to Awards Hopefuls by Tim Gray

Hollywood has always adapted to world changes, and Oscar campaigning this year has effectively adjusted to COVID. But one part of the awards season is missed more than the others: seeing a c…

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2021 Tony Awards slugfest: What will win Best Musical? [WATCH] by Sam Eckmann

The date for the 2020 Tony Awards ceremony (or wait, is it the 2021 Tony Awards now?), remains shrouded in mystery. Voting is already underway however. With the announcement that Tony voters…

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The Joyce Theater Announces Its First Full Digital Season by Peter Libbey

Several performances this spring, including a new work by Ayodele Casel, will be recorded onstage at this dance dedicated theater.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

Fitzrovia’s Passyunk Avenue restaurant takes South Philly flavor abroad by Emily Savidge

After New Jersey native JP Teti realized he couldn’t get a cheesesteak in London, he dreamed up a restaurant that takes an authentic South Philly vibe abroad. Emily Savidge stops in.

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For Many Golden Globe Winners, the London Stage Came First by Matt Wolf

At Sunday’s ceremony, a whole host of British winners and nominees got their training in the theater before they made it to the screen.

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Now You See It: A Magician’s Memoir Promises Truth and Other Lies by Errol Morris

In “Amoralman,” the sleight-of-hand artist Derek DelGaudio turns to philosophy in an attempt to understand the nature of reality and deception.

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Glimmerglass Plans Outdoor 2021 Season With New, Open-Air Stage on Festival Lawn by Ryan McPhee

The summer lineup includes the world premiere of Sandra Seaton’s The Passion of Mary Cardwell Dawson, starring Denyce Graves.

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New Instagram AR Filter Launched in Honor of THE SOUND OF MUSIC Film Anniversary

Today The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization launched a brand-new Instagram AR Filter in honor of the anniversary of the 1965 film The Sound of Music. The filter, which places users i…

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The Wilma presents the HotHouse Company’s ‘Expired’ and ‘Lagniappe Project’ by Brad Rothbart

The Wilma Theater shows off its versatility with ‘Expired’ and ‘The Lagniappe Project,’ the latest in its HotHouse Shorts series. Brad Rothbart reviews.

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A First Look at Fionn Whitehead, Alfred Enoch, and More in The Picture of Dorian Gray by Marc J. Franklin

The digital production is set to premiere March 16.

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Matt Davis Joins the Clearwing Systems Integration Team by Michael Eddy

Clearwing Systems Integration is pleased to announce the hiring of Matt Davis. He joins the Clearwing team with extensive experience in touring and theatrical production, most recently the n…

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Jessica Alexander Will Star in THE LITTLE MERMAID Live Action Film

'The Little Mermaid' also stars Halle Bailey as Ariel, Melissa McCarthy as her evil aunt Ursula, Javier Bardem as her father King Triton, Daveed Diggs as Sebastian, and Jonah Hauer-Ki…

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Reviewing The First Play Written By An Artificial Intelligence Bot by Artsjournal1

“The biggest revelation, though, is that while a computer’s imagination touches, somewhat randomly, on themes of love, loneliness, clowning and performance, it is most often obsessing ab…

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Dear Evan Hansen wins Mastercard Best New Musical | Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard by Official London Theatre

Dear Evan Hansen wins Mastercard Best New Musical at Olivier Awards 2020 with Mastercard, collected by Sam Tutty. #OlivierAwards​ #LondonTheatre Official London Theatre is the number one …

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at noon (Broadway Time)

Rider University Launches New BFA in Acting for Film, and Theatre

Rider University’s Westminster College of the Arts offers rigorous professional training within a small, comprehensive university through its Westminster Choir College and School of Fine &…

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A Celebration of the Life and Work of Sholem Asch

An international celebration of Yiddish writer Sholem Asch’s life and work, including theater, films, music, photographs, sketches, satire, art, and family stories. Now in its 3rd year, AS…

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#WICKED4WHITNEY by Michael Korte

Whitney Houston mashed with Wicked The Musical = WICKED4WHITNEY Watch other mashups in the series: Beyonce & Hamilton: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vt3tsdUGZmU Drake & Dreamgirls: htt…

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Where Are They Now? The Golden Globes Winners’ Statues After Zoom Ceremony by Clayton Davis

Sacha Baron Cohen, Lee Isaac Chung, Chloé Zhao and many others virtually won Golden Globes on a night filled with technical hiccups and awkward Zoom moments. One of the notable things missi…

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Measured in Love! Watch Idina Menzel & More Discuss Rent's 25th Anniversary by Lindsey Sullivan

Jonathan Larson's masterpiece Rent premiered 25 years ago, and the original cast is celebrating the anniversary. The show still resonates after all of these years and served as a launchpa…

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Jeremy Jordan Discusses His 'Well-Rounded' Career on Broadway Profiles by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal includes a chat with Broadway favorite Jeremy Jordan. He plays twins in Hallmark's Mix Up in the Mediterranean, which will air on …

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How To Reopen Theatres Safely? Artists Turn To Global Network by Artsjournal

The protocols these countries have developed the past year to permit some live performances depend greatly on the magnitude of the pandemic and the efforts by government to contain it. South…

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Cynthia Erivo, Nicole Kidman to Star in New Anthology Series ROAR

Apple has ordered eight episodes of 'Roar,' described as a series of darkly comic feminist fables.

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“Why Don’t We Have More Diversity?” asks Theatre School with $100 Application Fee by Broadway Beat

by Caroline Hawthorne. @caroline_e_hawthorne (Instagram). @carolthecomic (Twitter). LONG MEADOW, Ma. - Representatives of the Mount Morto...

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Jake Gyllenhaal Has Always Been a Theater Kid by Gordon Cox

Jake Gyllenhaal is nominated for three Tony Awards, one as an actor in the play “Sea Wall/A Life” and two as a producer (with his company Nine Stories) of “Sea Wall/A Life” and “Sl…

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8 Broadway Sings Tunes From Sands, Alabado, Deslorieux, Fankhauser & More Ahead of PARTY!

The fabulous concert Series Broadway Sings will be holding an interactive, virtual concert event titled Remember Broadway? on March 12th at 7pm which is an expanded presentation of their new…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Angela Bassett & More Will Present at the CRITICS CHOICE AWARDS

The winners will be revealed LIVE on The CW on Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 7-10pm ET/PT, with acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs returning to host for his third consecutiv…

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Jéhan Òsanyìn: What’s True Beyond Definition by American Theatre Editors

Leading with laughter and love, they remain uncompromising about making room for their whole, uncontainable self.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 11am (Broadway Time)

Eric McCormack, Will Swenson and More to Star in a Virtual Benefit Reading of WIL

A virtual reading of “Wil,” a new feature project written by Dan Rosen (writer of “The Last Supper” and writer/director of “Dead Man’s Curve,” both Sundance Festival films), …

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BGT standup sensation Nabil Abdulrashid: 'There's so many people to annoy!' by Brian Logan

His routines about race, identity and a black Winston Churchill clocked 3,000 complaints. As he looks forward to touring again, the standup explains why he won’t be toning things down Wat…

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San Diego Rep Announces Black Voices Play Reading Series by Amelia Merrill

The series will feature four new plays to be streamed live online.

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If a Theatre Company Does It, Is It Theatre? by American Theatre Editors

Beyond Zoom readings, companies are finding new forms and collaborators, and reaching audiences far beyond any they could serve in person.

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New York State Council on the Arts Awards $40M in Funding to 1,225 Arts Organizations

The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) just announced that 1,225 arts and cultural organizations across New York State will receive $40 million in grant funding.

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Bring It On, Starring Love Island's Amber Davies & Olympic Gymnast Louis Smith, Sets London Run by Lindsey Sullivan

Bring It On The Musical is back on track to head to London. The show is set to play Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall from December 8 through January 22, 2022. The run had originall…

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The winners of the 2021 Richard Rodgers Awards for Musical Theater were announced today by the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Each musical received a Studio Production Award.

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Bring It On: The Musical Tour Sets New London Dates by Andrew Gans

Amber Davies and Louis Smith will head the cast.

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Andra Day (‘The United States vs. Billie Holiday’): ‘I could not find myself’ after playing the legendary singer [Complete Interview Transcrip by Kevin Jacobsen

Andra Day took on her first big role in a film with “The United States vs. Billie Holiday.” Her transformative performance just brought her a Golden Globe Award win as a dramatic actress…

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Honoring 101 Black Stage Managers by Michael Eddy

During this pause in our working lives, The Stage Manager’s Association has focused its energies on creating initiatives to better serve the entire Theater community. The Stage Manager’s…

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BBC Three, Home to ‘Fleabag’ and ‘Normal People,’ to Return as Broadcast Channel in January 2022 by Manori Ravindran

BBC Three, the U.K. public broadcaster’s youth-skewing brand and the home of shows like “Fleabag” and “Normal People,” is returning as a broadcast channel. The BBC on Tuesday confi…

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Disney Spotlights Ad Tech in Bid to Court Madison Avenue by Brian Steinberg

The company that usually talks to advertisers about properties like “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Get Up!”  and Goofy spent some time last week chatting with them about technologies that wil…

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Return To The Stage Survey Webinar | Signs of Hope: Has the Performing Arts Workforce Recovery Begun? by Michael Eddy

On Tuesday, March 2 at 3:00 p.m. EST, join the principal researchers behind the Return To The Stage survey for a free webinar covering an update and conversation about the latest results fro…

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What you think you want for your show. But you don’t.

In the hundreds of times I have asked TheaterMakers what they want . . . what they truly want . . . what the answer to their theater-making prayers would be . . . can you guess what the answ…

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‘A dense & intense piece of work’: Late Night Staring at High Res Pixels – Finborough Theatre (Online review) by John Chapman

Late Night Staring At High Res Pixels is a dense and intense piece of work which examines the interplay of relationships but leaves the audience to come to its own conclusions about the moti…

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Watch for New Dates! MAC Open Mic by Cabaret Hotspot!

MAC Open Mic – New Date to be announced soon! Join your fellow MAC members for a celebration of song from our living rooms! Hosted by a friendly MAC Board member. Please contact: jennielit…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 10am (Broadway Time)

Read the Results of the Industry Survey: Return to the Stage by Kathy Eddy

Standing By! Performing Arts Workers Cautiously Optimistic about 2021 What does 2021 hold for us? Return to the Stage conducted its second wave of research in the first two weeks of January;…

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Meryl Streep to Play Legendary Broadway Diva in Upcoming Michael Cristofer Film

The movie, titled Places, Please, will shoot this summer.

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Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake and More to Be Part of Online Streaming Festival

Four of Bourne's ballets will stream via New York City Center.

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Hot Clip of the Day: Dreamy Award-Winning Anyone Directed & Choreographed by James Kinney is A Marvel

We have loudly shouted on rooftops how marvelous we think James Kinney's choreo is and here he is again with a thrilling award winning dance short.

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MEGILLAH CYCLE, by Itzik Manger (Megile-lider)

A new dramatization of Itzik Manger’s famous MEGILLAH CYCLE, directed by and featuring Mike Burstyn with Shane Baker, Eli Batalion and Jamie Elman of "YidLife Crisis," Avi Hoffman, Daniel …

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Reconstructing The Carpenters by Trav S.D.

I’ll cop to being a fickle, fairweather fan of The Carpenters. I was about four or five when their hits started, and about 11 when they stopped. Their years of smash success coincided almo…

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Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, March 2- with a RENT Reunion and More!

Today (March 2) in live streaming: a Rent reunion, and more!

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The Actors Fund, National Black Theatre, Manhattan Theatre Club, More Receive NYSCA Grants by Dan Meyer

Also among the grants is funding for a new work by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at Off-Broadway's Signature Theatre Company.

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VIDEO: Matt Mucha and Taylor Okey Eat Like Sharks and Jets on SECOND ACT SNACKS

Something's coming and it's definitely something good! This week, Mooch and Taylor split up to find a dish that best represents Tony and Maria's backgrounds.

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Anishinaabe theatre artist Herbie Barnes named artistic director of Young People’s Theatre by Ann Marie Elpa - Staff Reporter

“I have always found my place in children’s theatre,” says Barnes who has an extensive 30-year-career as an actor, director, playwright and educator

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 9am (Broadway Time)

3 New Musicals Named Winners of 2021 Richard Rodgers Awards by Andrew Gans

Creators include Chelsea Marcantel, Michael Mahler, Alan Schmuckler, Heather Christian, EllaRose Chary, and Brandon James Gwinn.

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See Arts Workers Reunite at New York City Center to Advocate for Artist Relief by Playbill Staff

The event, hosted by We Light Candles and Be an #Arts Hero, was part of the Arts Workers Unite: 100 Days of Art and Activism initiative.

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GRACE NOTES: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 by Susan Grace

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VIDEO: Idina Menzel Talks RENT's 25th Anniversary and its Legacy on CBS THIS MORNING

Rent is celebrating its 25th anniversary this month! CBS This Morning chatted with Idina Menzel, one of the musical's original stars whose career kicked off thanks to Rent.

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Stratford Festival Will Open This Summer, But With A Short Season Held In Tents by Artsjournal1

In a regular year, it’s North America’s largest summer theatre festival, but with the pandemic only barely starting to subside, Stratford is planning to present just a dozen or so perfor…

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Mischief's GOES WRONG Series, MONTY PYTHON'S NOT THE MESSIAH,and More Come to BroadwayHD in March

BroadwayHD has announce its upcoming lineup for March!  On March 1, madness ensues when fan favorite The Goes Wrong Show season 1, based on the BBC The Play That Goes Wrong specials and th…

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VIDEO: Jimmy Fallon & John Legend Perform BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Parody 'March Again'

'Beauty and the Beast' is a 1991 Disney animated musical with music by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman.

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This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Bus Stop March 2, 1955: The new William Inge play, Bus Stop, opens at the Music Box, and stars Kim Stanley and Ela…

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BWW Review: Patrick Page Leads a Sumptuous Ensemble in [email protected]'s Radio Drama JULIUS CAESAR

Even if Americans weren't recently subjected to the horror of violent deaths and the attempted murder of elected officials inside the U.S. Capitol Building, the issue of representatives desi…

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What to Expect From Tonight's Virtual Rent Gala at New York Theatre Workshop

Artistic director Jim Nicola gives us a preview of the event, which will stream through March 6.

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VIDEO: Watch Ben Rimalower and Daniel Nolen's NEXT YEAR, SOME YEAR, Episode 24- Live at 12pm!

For followers of the their podcast and previous livestream ('Tuesday, Thursday, April, August') as well as newbies, this will be fun and fast-paced program of fan favorite segments like 'All…

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Get a First Listen to Caitlin Kinnunen on ANXIETY AND THE ARTIST Podcast

Caitlin Kinnunen will be this week’s guest on ANXIETY AND THE ARTIST podcast. Kinnunen sits down with podcast host Allison Sheff (Smokey Joe’s Café) to talk about her early expe…

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‘Not simply a journey through history’: The Road to Prominence / Break Free – Thespie (Online review) by Louise Penn

Thespie has launched its newest concerts in celebration of Black musicians and composers, and of LGBTQIA+ performers. These are now available on demand, and their proceeds go to Black Lives …

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Yvonne Brewster: 'I wasn't going to faff around the edges of the fringe' by Tosin Thompson

The co-founder of Talawa, Britain’s longest-running black theatre company, is a woman of many firsts, celebrated in a new book “Fantastic! Because all of us lickkle, and all of us tallaw…

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Westfield News ArtsBeat 3/02/21 by Mark G. Auerbach

Westfield News ArtsBeat. Barrington Stage's 10x10 New Play Festival, Berkshire Theatre Group's spring concerts; Goodspeed on Demand and arts news for WMass and No.CT.

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ArtsBeat on Pioneer Valley Radio 3/02/21 by Mark G. Auerbach

New ArtsBeat on Pioneer Valley Radio’s Brad Shepard Today. News from Goodspeed, Berkshire Theatre Group, and Holyoke Civic Symphony, plus Barrington Stage’s 10x10 New Play Festival. Segm…

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VIDEO: Laura Benanti Kicks Off Women's History Month on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm ET) with guest host Laura Benanti, who will kick off Women's History Month!

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Filling Our Containers: Denise Yvette Serna Devises a Show About Chicago Life In Lockdown for Strawdog Theatre by Sharon Hoyer

Denise Yvette Serna discusses how she and the Strawdog ensemble devised a theater/film hybrid that interprets the stories of Chicagoans living and moving through a frenetic and claustrophobi…

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March letters: He was there…

Readers respond about 'True Believer,' Karen 30 years later, 'Molly Sweeney," essential workers, chronic illness and the Covid vaccine, saving American democracy, 'The Defender,' Gregg White…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, March 2, 2021 + Interview with Kyle Taylor Parker by Ashley Steves

The Cort Is Ready For Renovations, Reeve Carney To Star In Jeff Buckley Biopic, A Look Through Jonathan Larson’s Notes Plus, Ashley talks with Broadway’s Kyle Taylor Parker about his lat…

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Luke Thompson: My Turning Point | Theatre Artists Fund by Official London Theatre

Bridgerton's Luke Thompson shares his turning point story. On March 16 2020 Theatres were first into lockdown & will be the last to reopen. Thousands cannot do the jobs they have trained to …

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Twyla Tharp biography

Since graduating from Barnard College in 1963, Ms. Tharp has choreographed more than one hundred sixty works: one hundred twenty-nine dances, twelve television specials, six Hollywood movies…

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‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ Oscar interviews: Watch our in-depth chats with Colman Domingo, Glynn Turman and more by Sam Eckmann

“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” premiered in limited theatrical release on November 20, 2020 before streaming on Netflix December 18, 2020. It is an adaptation of the celebrated play of the…

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Hans Zimmer Live announces UK Tour dates in March 2022 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer returns for a major new arena tour Hans Zimmer Live in Europe from February 2022. This post Hans Zimmer Live…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Awesome Female Playwrights in the Public Domain by Alexandra Appleton

To celebrate Women’s History Month, we are turning the clock back and shining the spotlight on some awesome female playwrights from bygone eras. Enjoy!

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LGBTQ Film Festival returning in June, both in-person and online by Christopher Arnott

The 34th Connecticut LGBTQ Film Festival will take place June 4-13, lasting a day longer than usual and holding screenings both online and in-person.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 5am (Broadway Time)

Wake Up With BWW 3/2: Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean Perform in NY PopsUp, and More!

Today's top stories: Check out video and photos from the latest NY PopsUp featuring Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and more, plus rehearsals begin for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, and a ne…

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Meet our Young Mentors by Young Vic

Our innovative Young Mentors programme pairs leaders from any industry with a Young Mentor between the ages of 18 and 25. Over the course of five one-to-one sessions, the Young Mentors will …

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Line-up announced for the 21st Annual WhatsOnStage Awards

The WhatsOnStage Awards were recently announced to be still going ahead this year, which will be streamed 14 March 2021. The event will be different this year and will take the time to celeb…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 4am (Broadway Time)

How to approach artists you want to work with by Admin

So you took a masterclass with a choreographer you adore, or saw a show you were stunned by, or you came across an artist on your Instagram explore page who blows you away (you’ll know wha…

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RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE 3/9/21 @7PM EST by Jamie Damaso

Rhode Island College Tuesday, March 9, 2021 @ 7pm EST JOIN US… if you dare! VIRTUAL MURDER MYSTERY: A Night to Dismember Zoom in to a killer event that’s to die for… Old-fashioned fun,…

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The Case for a New Federal Theater Project by Variety

Nataki Garrett, the artistic director of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, on getting the theater industry the support it deserves during the pandemic.  Learn more about your ad choices. Vis…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 3am (Broadway Time)

NEWS: Andrew Lloyd Webber prepares to open his West End musicals in summer 2021 by Press Releases

Andrew Lloyd Webber has begun rehearsing his brand new musical Cinderella, stating he hopes the move will give other producers “confidence to follow suit by getting major musicals back ope…

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'There will be orgasms in the aisles!' Cush Jumbo meets Anne-Marie Duff by Chris Wiegand

The actors have been friends since they starred together at the National. They talk about their showbiz debuts, the dangers of getting wrapped up in roles – and the thrills to come when th…

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Sarah Plays a Werewolf: a biting drama about theatre and teenage terror by Chris Wiegand

Katharina Wyss’s film features a phenomenal debut from Leone Balthasar as an adolescent who uses theatre to both escape – and express – her demons Sarah Plays a Werewolf is a film abou…

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Broadway Songs from Women of Color by Broadway Direct

March is Women’s History Month, a month dedicated to highlighting the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. We’re kicking it off with this amazing playlis…

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Sharing the Load by Meropi Peponides, Yury Urnov

By Meropi Peponides, Yury Urnov. In a conversation that took place in November 2020, Meropi Peponides and Yury Urnov discuss stepping into shared leadership roles, adapting during the pandem…

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March 2: Glory palaces of cinema that became theatres — and vice versa — that I long to visit again (or for the first time) by Mark Shenton

... Read More The post March 2: Glory palaces of cinema that became theatres — and vice versa — that I long to visit again (or for the first time) first appeared on Shenton Stage.

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Daphne Rubin-Vega and Tracie Thoms Talk 25 Years of RENT by Ayanna Prescod For Broadway Direct

13,148,730 minutes: How do you measure 25 years of impact? When Jonathan Larson’s groundbreaking production Rent held its first performance at the New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) on Janua…

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Video Roundup: Broadway League Celebrates Black History Month by Broadway Direct

Throughout the month of February, the Broadway League has been posting videos celebrating and highlighting personal stories about the contributions of Black creators, pioneers, artists, and …

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Disney Dad Trivia 4-Expert Level! by Framily Travel

This one has some really hard questions for the TRUE DisNerd. Georgia really holds her own, and Lindsay wears a full blown costume in an attempt to up her game. Will it give her the edge she…

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“Ya Know, I Went Out For This,” says King Kong Puppet Watching “Godzilla vs. Kong” by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. HOBOKEN, NJ - The King Kong puppet - last seen on stage as the titular star of the 2018-2019 Broadway...

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OPINION: With Reduced Capacities, My Shower Should Be Considered an Off-Broadway Theater by Broadway Beat

by Haley Emerson. @haleyemerson_. NEW YORK, New York — Not everyone knows that the only real difference between Broadway, Off-Broadway,...

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Viva la Vie Bohème! Rent Celebrates 25 Years at New York Theatre Workshop's Virtual Gala March 2 by Dan Meyer

Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Jesse L. Martin, and many more are set to appear.

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THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Francesca Harper on Dancing the Unapologetic Body Into the Future by The Dance Enthusiast

In THE DANCE ENTHUSIAST ASKS: Francesca Harper on Dancing the Unapologetic Body Into the Future:  "That’s what the Unapologetic Body is —  my feminism, my strength, my power, knowing …

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BREAKING: “Diana” Netflix Release Delayed So They Can Add Oprah Interview Number by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - Netflix’s filmed performance of the Broadway bio-musical Diana has reportedly been delayed,...

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All that Chat

Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre