Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 10pm (Broadway Time)
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Gent's Guide Tour Says Goodbye to Broadway Counterpart with Heartfelt Video | Playbill

The national touring company of A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder said goodbye to the Broadway company of the Tony-winning musical with a ...

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“…Black people, are just living works of art, in our culture and being.” by Joe Patti

For years now I have been following and writing on the Culture Track survey.   At one time the survey was being conducted every three years or so in order to measure changing trends and at…

SOURCE: insidethearts.com at 10:37PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 9pm (Broadway Time)
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11 Off-Broadway Shows Featuring 2022 Tony Nominees | Playbill

See which currently running and upcoming shows give a chance to see work by some of Broadway's 2022 standouts.

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Folger Theatre to present ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ at the National Building Museum by News Desk

Shakespeare’s magical comedy will be staged in an enchanting playhouse to be built inside the museum's Great Hall.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:23PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 8pm (Broadway Time)
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‘SHAKE IT AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS’: THE CONFOUNDING WORLD OF JAMES THIERRÉE by Robert Shuman

(Chris Wiegand’s article appeared in the Guardian, 5/25; Photo:  The instrument of the human body … James Thierrée in Room. Credit: Richard Haughton.) The circus star turns singer in …

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 08:48PM

Official trailer for STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Westport Country Playhouse

The official trailer for STRAIGHT WHITE MEN by Young Jean Lee at Westport Country Playhouse! Running now through June 5, 2022. Get your tickets » https://www.westportplayhouse.org/straightw…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:12PM

Special Episode: Alexandra Silber on Having Chutzpah, the Legend of Charles Entertainment Cheese by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt Tamanini is in conversation with one of his favorite performers, favorite interview guests, and favorite humans, Alexandra Silber. Having shared two previous conve…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 08:00PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 6pm (Broadway Time)
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There’s $50 million available for WA arts and culture groups. Here’s how to apply by Grace Gorenflo

Inspire Washington is touring to provide cultural organizations with information on resources as they work to recover from pandemic closures.

SOURCE: www.seattletimes.com at 06:44PM

2022 Tony Award Honorees: Asian American Performers Action Coalition by TDF

Julienne Kim and Pun Bandhu of Asian American Performers Action Coalition -- winner of the 2022 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre -- speak to the importance of accessibilty for all a…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:37PM

Dead Show Walking: Broadway’s “Paradise Square” Scored 10 Tony Nominations But No One Is Going to See It by Roger Friedman

No one knows why “Paradise Square” received 10 Tony nominations. No one except Tony nominators who were clearly not in touch with

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 06:33PM

Broadway: “Company” Box Office Jumps by $100K After Star Patti Lupone Curses Out Audience Member by Roger Friedman

Give Patti Lupone her Tony Award — and a raise. Before May 11th, the box office at the much praised revival of

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 06:33PM

Creative Backstage Creates Old School Rig for Arizona Bike Week with Chauvet Professional by Debi Moen

Although he’s kept up with the latest in lighting technology, John Garberson readily admits that at heart, he really likes old school looks with their big ACL specials, deep colors and dim…

SOURCE: PLSN at 06:12PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 5pm (Broadway Time)
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‘Mother Courage’ Review: Selling Her Wares Amid the Havoc of War by Maya Phillips

Irondale Ensemble’s adaptation of Brecht’s antiwar epic captures some of its spirit but lacks any real philosophical or political heft.

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New York City Opera’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ opens the season of free Picnic Performances in Bryant Park this Friday by Deb Miller

Bryant Park has announced that the 2022 season of its popular free-of-charge Picnic Performances, presented by Bank of America, will kick off this Friday, May 27, starting at 7 pm, with New …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:37PM

Oscar Isaac | The Public Theater Gala on the Green by The Public Theater

Oscar Isaac performing at The Public Theater's 'Gala on the Green' on May 24th.

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Renée Elise Goldsberry | The Public Theater Gala on the Green by The Public Theater

Renée Elise Goldsberry performing at The Public Theater's 'Gala on the Green' on May 24th.

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Kelli O'Hara | The Public Theater Gala on the Green by The Public Theater

Kelli O'Hara performing at The Public Theater's 'Gala on the Green' on May 24th.

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Carolee Carmello Will Be Mrs. Lovett in Opera Saratoga's Sweeney Todd by Andrew Gans

Stephen Nachamie will direct and choreograph the Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:12PM

‘I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings’ Review: A Life Too Simplified by Laura Collins-Hughes

This New York City Children’s Theater adaptation of Maya Angelou’s celebrated memoir faces the challenge of faithfully telling a story that encompasses a great deal of pain.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:07PM

A.J. Shively (‘Paradise Square’) isn’t a dancer by trade, but he’s hoofed his way to his 1st Tony nomination [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“It still really hasn’t sunk in. It’s wild,” exclaims A.J. Shively of his first ever Tony nomination. The performer was recognized for his work in the new musical “Paradise Square.…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 05:00PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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Broadway Grosses: Audiences Head to the Underworld to See André De Shields Before His Hadestown Departure by Lindsey Sullivan

With awards season in full swing, spring offerings like The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Six and Funny Girl continue to pack houses. Nevertheless, the long-running, Tony-winning musical Hadestown…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM

Douglas Carter Beane, Tony-Nominated Writer of ‘The Little Dog Laughed,’ Signs With Verve (EXCLUSIVE) by Brent Lang

Douglas Carter Beane, the Tony Award-nominated playwright behind “The Nance” and “The Little Dog Laughed,” has signed with Verve for representation in all areas. Beane is one of the …

SOURCE: Variety at 04:41PM

Ode To The Stage Technician by Joe Patti

There is a saying among those who work in the technical side of live theatre and events that if someone notices what is going on, you are doing your job wrong.  The idea is that for the mos…

SOURCE: insidethearts.com at 04:33PM

Broadway Backwards Raises Record-Breaking $758,582 for Broadway Cares | Playbill

Find out which songs were performed by such Broadway favorites as Matt Doyle, Bernadette Peters, Joaquina Kalukango, and more.

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Preserving the memory of Australia's performing arts heritage - ArtsHub

Did you know Australia's oldest surviving printed document is a theatre playbill? These and other treasures are now showing in a new exhibition at the ...

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A Case for the Existence of God Extended a 3rd Time Off-Broadway | Playbill

The Samuel D. Hunter two-hander play stars Kyle Beltran and Will Brill. By Leah Putnam. May 25, 2022.

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Greer Cabaret Theater getting a makeover - YouTube

OBSESSED!: A Lesson on How Not to Hit a High Note. Playbill. Playbill. •. 225K views 10 years ago · OBSESSED!: Sierra Boggess in 16 Bars. Playbill.

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Top cryptocurrency prices 5/25: Binance Chain Coin (BNB), Bitcoin, MATIC gain amid crypto ...

Broadway Exchange NFT Marketplace Launches Featuring Broadway Cares, May We All, Girl from the North Country, More – Playbill.com ...

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Dear Gaten Matarazzo: 'Stranger Things' Star to Join the Broadway Cast of 'Dear Evan ... - Enstarz

playbill · #strangerthings' Gaten Matarazzo will join the cast of @dearevanhansen on Broadway this July Click the link in bio for more details.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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Who’s left out of the casino? by Tonia Hill and The Triibe

Cabrini-Green’s displaced residents aren’t being included in Chicago’s casino plans. The post Who’s left out of the casino? appeared first on Chicago Reader.

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 03:53PM

Tripwire Harlot to Publish ‘Sledgehammer Series’ of BIPOC Plays by American Theatre Editors

The new 4-volume series will include collected works by Phillip Howze, Hansol Jung, Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas, and Christina Anderson.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:48PM

Broadway Exchange NFT Marketplace Launches Broadway Cares, May We All, Girl from the ...

Displaying advertisements online to our visitors. Please consider supporting us. Whitelist playbill.com with your ad blocker. Thanks! Source.

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Let's Celebrate at Retter Entertainment - Performances May 29, 2022 - Cover - PLAYBILLder

Ripley Grier Studios. 1491503. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission. Share this Production. Share URL. Quantcast ...

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CATS: a Chat With Lauren Louis by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

CATS is Lauren’s first national tour! She worked for Disneyland as a principal vocalist & dance swing while getting her Musical Theatre BFA from CSU Fullerton.

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:15PM

Broadway Season Hit Hard By Covid: $845M 2021-22 Total Off 54% From Pre-Pandemic $1.8B High by Greg Evans

Broadway’s 2021-22 season – 10 weeks shorter than usual, plagued by Covid and the cancelations it caused, not to mention the tourists who didn’t show up – took a beating at the box o…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:13PM

Night of a Thousand Judys Pride Concert – Joe’s Pub by Sandi Durell

Tony nominee Sally Mayes (She Loves Me), Bistro winner Nicolas King (Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center), Shereen Pimentel (Broadway’s West Side Story), and Bistro winner Amy Jo Jackson…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 03:05PM

Bringing ‘A Monster Calls’ from the page to the stage by Geoffrey Himes

Director Sally Cookson talks about her theatrical adaptation of the acclaimed novel "A Monster Calls," now at the Kennedy Center.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 03:03PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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Liev Schreiber Says He Owes His Career to New York’s Public Theater by Wilson Chapman

Gala on the Green, the Public Theater’s annual benefit held Tuesday night steps from the Delacorte Theater in New York’s Central Park, is the best spot in town for a breezy evening spent…

SOURCE: Variety at 02:58PM

11 Off-Broadway Shows Featuring 2022 Tony Nominees by Leah Putnam

See which currently running and upcoming shows give a chance to see work by some of Broadway’s 2022 standouts.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:48PM

See L Morgan Lee, Emma Pittman, Katrina Lenk & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Before The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Fadal, this episode will air in New York …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:37PM

Review: A Big Baritone Sound at Play in an Intimate Setting by Oussama Zahr

Justin Austin’s program in the Board of Officers Room at the Armory included three cycles of Langston Hughes poems.

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Review: Trisha Brown’s Mischief, Mystery and Delicate Aberrations by Siobhan Burke

In a delayed celebration of its 50th anniversary, the Brown company presented two dazzling works she made with Robert Rauschenberg.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 02:21PM

Watch Arielle Jacobs in an Exclusive Performance From Off-Broadway’s Between the Lines by Playbill

The new musical Between the Lines will begin performances at Off-Broadway's Tony Kiser Theater June 14. Ahead of its premiere, Kate Anderson and Elyssa Samsel, who wrote the score, shared wi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:12PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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Hats off to the hats by Isa Giallorenzo

At the end of April, The Curio and the Chicago Fashion Coalition joined forces to promote a networking event for the local fashion crowd at Chop Shop in Wicker Park. The turnout was truly im…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 01:49PM

A Case for the Existence of God Extended a 3rd Time Off-Broadway by Leah Putnam

The Samuel D. Hunter two-hander play stars Kyle Beltran and Will Brill.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:37PM

Broadway's Aladdin Cancels May 25 Performance by Andrew Gans

The hit Disney musical plays the New Amsterdam Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:37PM

RICHARD III TAKES OVER CENTRAL PARK NEXT MONTH by Sandi Durell

RICHARD III, Directed by Robert O’Hara, begins June 17 at The Delacorte Theater in Central ParkTony Award nominee Robert O’Hara (Slave Play, The Public’s Barbecue) brings his sharp…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 01:35PM

The Making of Marie Doro by Trav S.D.

Stage and screen beauty Marie Doro (Marie Katherine Stewart, 1882-1956) was born 140 years ago this day! Born in Duncannon, Pennsylvania, Doro grew up mostly in Kansas City, where she made h…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 01:18PM

William Muldoon: The Solid Man by Trav S.D.

A few words on Irish-American strongman, trainer and professional wrestler William Muldoon (1845-1933). Born on a farm in rural Alleghany County, New York, Muldoon was renowned for his skill…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 01:18PM

Diner dialogues by Kelly Kleiman

This is an impeccable production of a play whose weaknesses outweigh its considerable strengths. It’s the 1960s episode of August Wilson’s Pittsburgh Cycle, tracing a century of life in …

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 01:06PM

Patricia McGregor Named New Artistic Director of New York Theatre Workshop by Leah Putnam

McGregor steps into the role following the 34-year tenure of James C. Nicola.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:03PM

Lincoln Center Theater Adds Aya Ogawa's The Nosebleed to LCT3 Off-Broadway Season by Logan Culwell-Block

The autobiographical piece explores Ogawa's relationship with their late father.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:03PM

Backstage COVID Protocols (And How They Have Changed)

Much publicity was given to the Broadway League’s decision to cease requiring vaccinations to enter a Broadway theater, but less attention was given to the behind-the-scenes changes that w…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:00PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at noon (Broadway Time)
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Cruise control by Dmitry Samarov

Margaret Knapp directs the world premiere of Martha Hansen’s first play (presented by Light and Sound Productions) about five women on an Alaskan cruise—each hoping to sight something ot…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:57PM

Robert Ainsley Is Named Glimmerglass Festival Director by Matt Stevens

Robert Ainsley, a champion of new American opera, takes the reins from Francesca Zambello. He said the festival would continue to showcase work that tells “everyone’s story.”

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Tyrant times by Dmitry Samarov

Steve Scott directs a storefront production of Shakespeare’s wallow into the nature of unadorned power-lust and demagoguery. With a minimal set—a couple benches, steps with a recess to i…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:46PM

April 2023

Celebrate the grand opening of the Rouse Theatre with the sensational, Tony Award-winning musical that bursts with artistic passion.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 12:45PM

March 2023

Celebrate the grand opening of the Rouse Theatre with the sensational, Tony Award-winning musical that bursts with artistic passion.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 12:45PM

Don Mike Mendoza on LA TI DO’s next decade by Darby Dejarnette

The co-founder and executive artistic director talks about the DC-based company's expansion to other cities and its niche of intimate art and top-tier talent.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:43PM

1776 Is Coming Back to Broadway. Here's a First Look at the Cast

The pre-Broadway run is now in previews at American Repertory Theater.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

Predictions: Which Actors in Plays Are Going to Win a Tony in 2022?

Our critics predict the winners of the 2022 Tony Awards.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

Have a First Look at Broadway-Bound The Karate Kid – The Musical

The musical begins previews tonight at STAGES St. Louis.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

Stranger Things Star Gaten Matarazzo to Join Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway This Summer

Find out who Matarazzo will play in the musical when he makes his Broadway return.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

The Weekly Roundup, May 25-June 1 by Kyle V. Hiller

Thank You, Places extends its run into the summer, the Young People's Art Mart highlights younger creatives, World Café Live launches Puerta Abierta, and more. Kyle V. Hiller rounds up.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:38PM

Heidi Schreck Will Lead “What the Constitution Means To Me” Reunion Benefit Reading by Billy McEntee

The original Broadway cast of "What the Constitution Means To Me" will reunite for reading to benefit the National Network of Abortion Funds. The post Heidi Schreck Will Lead “What the Con…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 12:37PM

The Unanswered Questions: Opening the Gate by New York Philharmonic

The New York Philharmonic and John Jay College of Criminal Justice co-present The Unanswered Questions: Opening the Gate, a discussion exploring how artists from marginalized groups, includi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:33PM

Review: Who Killed My Father at St. Ann’s Warehouse by Lane Williamson

Édouard Louis adapts and stars in an adaptation of his memoir about his difficult relationship with his father and the ways the French government has failed. Lane Williamson reviews. The p…

SOURCE: exeuntnyc.com at 12:29PM

Stranger Things Star Gaten Matarazzo to Join Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway; New Cast Announced by Caitlin Moynihan

Stranger Things star Gaten Matarazzo will return to Broadway as Jared Kleinman in Dear Evan Hansen this summer! He will join the company on July 19, replacing current cast member Jared Golds…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:25PM

Watch a Sneak Peek of PBS' Keeping Company With Sondheim, Exploring Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company by Andrew Gans

The Great Performances broadcast features interviews with Tony winners Patti LuPone, Katrina Lenk, Marianne Elliott, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and the late Sondheim.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM

Watch Javier Muñoz Sing 'Gimme Chicas' From Gay Pride & Prejudice Podcast by Andrew Gans

The Spotify Original, also featuring the voices of Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Rosie O'Donnell, and more, launches May 25.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM

The Academy of Natural Sciences presents A River Feeds Back by Aja Beech

Annea Lockwood and Liz Phillips bring the Schuylkill riverbanks to The Academy of Natural Sciences. Aja Beech previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:19PM

New York Theater Workshop Names Patricia McGregor as Artistic Director by Michael Paulson

The freelance director will succeed James Nicola, who has led the Off Broadway nonprofit since 1988.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 12:18PM

Chicago doesn’t need more curfews and criminalization by Asha Ransby-Sporn

Instead, we need to address the root cause of violence: inequality. The post <strong>Chicago doesn’t need more curfews and criminalization</strong> appeared first on Chicago Re…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 12:15PM

Reopening for the past and future with the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History by Wendy Rosenfield

The NMAJH reopens with a new name and a new outlook on the past and future of American Jewish history. Wendy Rosenfield previews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:13PM

Carbonells Reschedule a Week for Jan McArt Celebration by Bill Hirschman

BREAKING NEWS: The 45th annual Carbonell Awards gala has been moved a week to Nov. 7 so as not to conflict with a Celebration of Life scheduled to honor the late South Florida theater legend…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 12:12PM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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INFiLED to Spotlight Virtual Production, Rental/Staging, and System Integration during InfoComm by Michael Eddy

INFiLED, a global leader in LED displays, will spotlight its products in three zones at the upcoming InfoComm tradeshow in Las Vegas on June 8-10, 2022. INFILED’s booth space #N2323, will …

SOURCE: PLSN at 11:59AM

Patricia McGregor Named Artistic Director of NY Theatre Workshop by American Theatre Editors

A director with bicoastal credits and extensive experience developing new work, she will succeed NYTW's longtime leader Jim Nicola.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:59AM

Sing It From The Rooftops: pop-up performances in the West End by Kitty Underwood

In the countdown to West End LIVE, we've fun surprises planned celebrating live theatre, and iconic locations around the West End. The post Sing It From The Rooftops: pop-up performances in …

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 11:55AM

"Thank You, Five!" Sidney DuPont of Paradise Square Shares 5 Things He's Thankful For

Showcasing his phenomenal triple threat talent, in this his second Broadway show, Sidney DuPont has earned a 2022 Tony Award nomination for his portrayal of Washington Henry in Broadway's Pa…

SOURCE: BroadwayBox at 11:23AM

Jews, God, and History (Not Necessarily in That Order) by Joel Benjamin

Takiff is a skilled performer who never loses the audience no matter how angry or sardonic he gets.  He is helped by the mood setting lighting of Elizabeth M. Stewart and the sound and vide…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 11:14AM

Reviews: What Did London Critics Think of Legally Blonde at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre? by Leah Putnam

SIX alum Courtney Bowman stars as Elle Woods in the outdoor production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:12AM

Watch Arielle Jacobs in an Exclusive Performance From Off-Broadway’s Between the Lines by Roberto Araujo

Based on the Jodi Picoult-Samantha van Leer novel, the new musical begins previews June 14.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:12AM

‘A perfectly balanced & in sync production’: DIRTY DANCING IN CONCERT –Touring ★★★★ by Elaine Chapman

Marking the 35th anniversary of the popular iconic film Dirty Dancing written by Eleanor Bergstein which starred Jennifer Grey and the late Patrick Swayze, Dirty Dancing The Movie in Concert…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM

In a Former Mafia Stronghold, Art Remembers, and Warns by James Imam

A public art campaign in Palermo, Sicily, is reminding residents of the city’s grim Mafia years, and is encouraging them to resist creeping organized crime influence.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 11:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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Mr. Saturday Night by Elyse Trevers

Mr. Saturday Night I’m a staunch Billy Crystal fan, and judging from the audience’s reaction at the Nederlander Theatre the other night, I’m not alone. I love Crystal’s quick wit, ea…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 10:51AM

SAB Alumni Cocktail Party To Celebrate 50 Years Of Suki Schorer, June 3 by Broadwayworld.com

The School Of American Ballet invites alumni near and far to celebrate Suki Schorer's 50th Anniversary at SAB! Since joining the permanent faculty in 1972, Suki has touched the lives of coun…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:41AM

Alex Brightman Sidelined From Broadway Beetlejuice After COVID-19 Diagnosis by Raven Brunner

The Tony nominee shared the news via Twitter.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:36AM

Legally Blonde review: A seriously fabulous revival of the bubbly hit musical by Nicole Vassell

This production of the film-turned-musical favourite thinks outside the box and is so much better for it, writes Nicole Vassell

SOURCE: The Independent at 10:33AM

The incredible journey by Kerry Reid

Six years ago, Brian Quijada and Teatro Vista teamed up to present Quijada’s solo show, Where Did We Sit on the Bus?, an endearing and poignant portrait of growing up in the Chicago suburb…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 10:30AM

Broadway by the Year: From the Ziegfeld Follies to Moulin Rouge! by Sandi Durell

By Melissa Griegel . . . Celebrating its 21st anniversary season of Broadway by the Year®, Scott Siegel put together a great compilation for the Town Hall show on May 23rd. With the revival…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:30AM

Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo to Serve as Honorary Chair of Alvin Ailey Spirit Gala by Margaret Hall

The benefit will honor Robert Battle's decade of service as Artistic Director.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:03AM

Broadway Backwards Raises Record-Breaking $758,582 for Broadway Cares by Margaret Hall

Find out which songs were performed by such Broadway favorites as Matt Doyle, Bernadette Peters, Joaquina Kalukango, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:03AM

Stranger Things Star Gaten Matarazzo Will Return to Broadway in Dear Evan Hansen by Andrew Gans

Ann Sanders, Noah Kieserman, and Ciara Alyse Harris will also join the cast at the Music Box Theatre in July.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:03AM

Celtic Illusion to Play Off-Broadway's New World Stages by Margaret Hall

The show combines Irish dance with stage magic and illusions.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:03AM

Flashpoints, free speech, and the law by Deanna Isaacs

Last week, amid the usual tsunami of grim news about inflation, mass shootings, pandemic, and war, came word that the New York Court of Appeals is considering whether the Bronx Zoo is violat…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 10:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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3 Sondheim Revivals, D.C. Premiere of Which Way to the Stage, More in Signature Theatre's ...

Playbill Logo May 23, 2022. toggle search form. WIN FREE TICKETS · News · Tonys · BROADWAY COVID POLICIES · Vault · SHOWS.

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GRACE NOTES: Wednesday, May 25, 2022 by Susan Grace

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Violence in America: Theater’s Response by New York Theater

An 18-year-old yesterday shot and killed at least 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, a mass shooting that occurred just ten days after another 18-year-o…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:35AM

Written in the Body review – subtle meditation on the sense of touch by Lyndsey Winship

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts, BrightonChoreographer Charlotte Spencer probes our experience of the world via our bodies, skin and hands It was a post-lockdown cliche to say we w…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:18AM

Legally Blonde review – joyously camp revamp is in the pink by Arifa Akbar

Regent’s Park Open Air theatre, LondonAn overhaul of the original’s gender politics, plenty of Gen-Z touchpoints and a big dollop of kitsch make this musical an irresistible cocktail He…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:18AM

Everyone & Cruise Ship Love by NPR

Comedian Ashley Ray and Emma discover love on the open sea, find out who really likes shrimp and ask "What would Jesus do?"

SOURCE: National Public Radio at 09:12AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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‘Stranger Things’ Star Gaten Matarazzo Sets Broadway Return In ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Stranger Things actor Gaten Matarazzo will return to Broadway this summer in the Tony-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen. Beginning July 19, Matarazzo will play the role of Jared Kl…

SOURCE: Deadline at 08:31AM

We hate it here – Fire your Senators, it’s time. by Fairyprincessdiaries

The Fairy Princess just put her almost ten year old on the bus. To school. An elementary school. She did not want to, because even though she is located in a “Blue” state, far away from …

SOURCE: fairyprincessdiaries.com at 08:25AM

Dance Top 5: June 2022 by Sharon Hoyer

Chicago dance heats up in June with high-energy rhythms and big, splashy productions.

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM

The Most Interesting Person in the Room: A Review of “Richard III” at Promethean Theatre by Mary Wisniewski

A portrait of a fifteenth-century serial killer that you can both hate and secretly cheer for.

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM

Cook County Uncovered: the Board of Review by Kelly Garcia

A look at Cook County’s property tax appeals board The post Cook County Uncovered: the Board of Review appeared first on Chicago Reader.

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 08:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Today on Broadway: Wednesday, May 25, 2022 by Matt Tamanini

Rira Moreno Is Doing What Now? Off-Broadway Alliance Awards, “Lempicka” Releases “Woman Is” Single “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

The Big One-Oh! Online Edition at Katherine L. Albiani Middle School Theatre Company

playbill vip · The Big One-Oh! Online Edition - May 22 - June 05, 2021 · Acknowledgements.

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Plaza Suite - Playbill, Tony award winners, Film producer - Pinterest

Apr 19, 2022 - This Pin was discovered by Trudy Dooner. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest.

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WAAPA dancers rise to new artistic heights by Aussie Theatre

Rise, WAAPA’s mid-year dance season, offers audiences a perfect mix of ballet and contemporary dance performed by the stars of

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 07:15AM

Julianne Hough is making moves — and a Broadway debut in ‘POTUS’ by Chuck Arnold

Before Julianne Hough even made her Broadway debut in the new political farce “POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass Are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive,” the 33-year-old dancer, ac…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 07:10AM

Teechers Leavers 22 review – John Godber’s rowdy comedy graduates with honours by Mark Fisher

Hull Truck theatreUpdated for the era of remote learning, Godber’s 1987 work is still joyously energetic and bitter about systemic inequalities The most topical joke of the night is about …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:06AM

Legally Blonde, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre review - a joyous Gen-Z musical makeover by Marianka Swain

Lucy Moss puts the 'camp' into campus with her riotous, inclusive revival The 2001 Reese Witherspoon-starring film Legally Blonde, upon which Heather Hatch, Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benja…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 07:06AM

False equivalence by Ben Joravsky

So there I am at my kitchen table, drinking my morning coffee and reading the latest column in the New York Times by Tom Friedman, who I disagree with more often than not. I read pretty much…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 07:00AM

Makaya McCraven doubly decodes Blue Note classics with Deciphering the Message live shows by Hannah Edgar

Drummer Makaya McCraven has always been a bit of a rabble-rouser. He mixes audio from his live gigs with studio overdubs in intricately layered tracks that feel like jazz approached with a D…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 07:00AM

Hugh Amano develops Bon Vivant at Sterling Bay by Mike Sula

Nobody gets rich writing cookbooks, but I’ve always assumed that Hugh Amano wrote his way off the dole. Amano is best known as the opening sous chef at Fat Rice who, after leaving the rest…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 07:00AM

’It’s the first-rate performances that really bring this show to life’: LIFT – Southwark Playhouse ★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

Overall, Lift is a well-paced show which lacks real depth and cohesion but is carried exceptionally well by the eight person cast. As a cult favourite, it's worth catching just for the power…

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 07:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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‘Shake it and see what happens’: the confounding world of James Thierrée by Chris Wiegand

The circus star turns singer in his new show, Room, which is designed to embrace chaos. He talks about the mystery of theatre and his movie missions In James Thierrée’s beguiling stage sh…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:03AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 5am (Broadway Time)
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West End LIVE 2022 shows announced by Kitty Underwood

West End LIVE 2022 announces just some of the incredible shows and performers that will bring a weekend of free musical theatre to Trafalgar Square The post West End LIVE 2022 shows announce…

SOURCE: officiallondontheatre.com at 05:53AM

Gen Z feminism is the hero in ‘John Proctor Is the Villain’ by John Stoltenberg

The quality of the writing and the caliber of the performances at Studio are enthralling, but here's what impressed me most. By JOHN STOLTENBERG

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:22AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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3 Sondheim Revivals, D.C. Premiere of Which Way to the Stage, More in Signature Theatre's ...

Playbill Logo May 24, 2022. toggle search form. WIN FREE TICKETS · News · Tonys · BROADWAY COVID POLICIES · Vault · SHOWS.

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FEATURED SHOW: Christian Holder shines a spotlight on the human spirit in Love & Destruction at The Playground Theatre by Press Releases

After his success with the play Ida Rubinstein – The Final Act, director Christian Holder has been asked back to stage Love & Destruction at The Playground Theatre (25 to 29 May 2022).

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 04:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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Bliss, Finborough Theatre review - bleak but tender by Laura De Lisle

Fraser Grace adapts a Russian story of love and survival in a world turned upside-down When Bliss, a new play adapted from an Andrei Platonov short story by Fraser Grace, made its debut in R…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 03:48AM

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: is the shorter, one-part play better? by Sian Cain

A three-and-a-half-hour version of the show has opened in Australia and the US. While a lot has been cut, there are also new tricks – and tweaks to a crucial relationship Get our weekend …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:48AM

Ricky Gervais Netflix special condemned by LGBTQ groups for ‘anti-trans rants masquerading as jokes’ by Sian Cain

Comedian criticised for ‘dangerous’ special, in which he says he supports trans rights while joking about the genitalia of trans women and HIV Ricky Gervais’ new Netflix special SuperN…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:48AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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Glow Winter Arts Festival returns to light up Stonnington this June

The post Glow Winter Arts Festival returns to light up Stonnington this June appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 02:24AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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Prized scholarships to help young artists develop creative talents

The post Prized scholarships to help young artists develop creative talents appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 01:30AM

MARY POPPINS company in full flight ahead of opening night by Sean McLoughlin

Following a triumphant run of preview performances, the Australian company of MARY POPPINS are perfectly poised to fly into opening

SOURCE: AussieTheatre.com at 01:16AM

June 15, 2022: Ted Nash “Coltrane Meets Hartman” @ Chelsea Table & Stage by David Sabella

CHELSEA TABLE + STAGE PRESENTS GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING MUSICIAN AND COMPOSER TED NASH WITH AN ALL-STAR QUARTET “COLTRANE MEETS HARTMAN” PAYING TRIBUTE TO THE LEGENDARY PAIRING OF JOHN CO…

SOURCE: www.cabarethotspot.com at 01:00AM

Start With One Thing by Lindsay Price

There is a lot of talk about what teachers should be doing to create inclusive classrooms for LGBTQ+ students. But the amount of information and resources available can be overwhelming. Wher…

SOURCE: Theatrefolk at 01:00AM
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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On the Couch with Kirby Burgess

The post On the Couch with Kirby Burgess appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

SOURCE: artsreview.com.au at 12:31AM

Want a Chance to Win Free Broadway Tickets? - Bring your A game to our Tony Awards predictions game

Bring your A game to our Tony Awards predictions game --- The 2022 Tony Awards promise a lot of head-to-head action—there are multiple categories where costars are going up against each ot…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Memorial Day Weekend May 27-30 - See 'Keeping Company with Sondheim,' National Memorial Day Concert, an Al by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Memorial Day weekend, Friday, May 27 to Monday, Ma…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM