Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 11pm (Broadway Time)

Supporting local music writers to tell Australian stories to the world

The post Supporting local music writers to tell Australian stories to the world appeared first on Australian Arts Review.

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Review Roundup: THE HARDER THEY COME at The Public Theater

The world premiere musical The Harder They Come, an adaptation of the classic Jamaican film, is now playing through Sunday, April 2 at The Public Theater. Read the reviews!

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 10pm (Broadway Time)

Talkin' Broadway Off-Broadway - "The Harder They Come" - 3/15/23 by Howard Miller

The Harder They Come, playwright Suzan-Lori Parks' adaptation of the reggae-infused 1972 Jamaican film of the same title, is rocking the Public Theater these days with its top-notch cast, an…

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Review: The Harder They Come at the Public Theater by Juliet Hindell

Suzan-Lori Parks updates a beloved Jamaican film for a new musical adaptation. Juliet Hindell reviews. The post Review: The Harder They Come at the Public Theater appeared first on Exeunt M…

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Review: In ‘The Harder They Come,’ Innocence Lost to a Reggae Beat by Jesse Green

A stage adaptation of the 1972 movie about a Jamaican singer turned outlaw hero sounds great but falls hard at the Public Theater.

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The Harder They Come Review. Suzan-Lori Parks Adapts Jimmy Cliff’s Reggae Movie by New York Theater

“The Harder They Come” is a largely faithful stage adaptation of the 1972 movie starring Jimmy Cliff that is said to have introduced the world to reggae music; its fidelity to the origin…

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The Harder They Come Review: Suzan-Lori Parks’s Jukebox Adaptation Falls Hard by Dan Rubins

The Harder They Come deserves a weirder, more surprising stage adaptation. The post <em>The Harder They Come</em> Review: Suzan-Lori Parks’s Jukebox Adaptation Falls Hard appea…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 9pm (Broadway Time)

Top 5 Shows of the Week by Lynne Menefee

Week of February 26, 2023 1. “Beauty and the Beast” at Synetic Theater “…an outstanding cast, notably Zana Gankhuyag in the role of the Beast.” – Nancy Blum READ review. Synopsi…

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The Harder They Come: Crime Pays, Up to a Point by Sandy MacDonald

★★★☆☆ Suzan-Lori Parks musicalizes the 1972 film with a skilled cast and crew but sugarcoats the original's gritty realism The post The Harder They Come: Crime Pays, Up to a Point …

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The Harder They Come: The Easier This Musical Pops by David Finkle

★★★★☆ Suzan-Lori Parks rounds up songs from Jimmy Cliff, others for a fun, tough time The post The Harder They Come: The Easier This Musical Pops appeared first on New York Stage R…

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Antone’s Nightclub in Austin, TX Relies on Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Pros to Capture Live Music Performances by Frank Hammel

Blackmagic Design noted that the Austin, TX-based blues club, Antone’s Nightclub, relies on four Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K Pros to capture artist performances, which are live streamed to…


Tony-Winner Daisy Eagan To Bring Live Podcast Tour To NYC and More In April

She has penned op-eds for publications including HuffPost and, and had a column for USA Today Network's The Journal News.

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Purdue Offering Online ‘Prequalified Structures for the Stage’ Course by Frank Hammel

For theater lovers, there is a kind of magic to watching a play come to life on stage. Good stage productions transport audience members into the story, making them momentarily forget their …


Top 5 Shows of the Week by Lynne Menefee

Week of February 19, 2023 1. “Into the Woods” at Kennedy Center “The casting was absolutely perfect, and the small ensemble helped keep the action tight and brisk…strongly recommend …

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The York Theatre Company To Present FUNNY GIRL Star Julie Benko In Spring Benefit Concert JULIE SINGS JULE

The York Theatre Company will present a special one-night-only benefit concert evening starring special guest and member of the York Theatre family, Julie Benko, appearing weekly as the alte…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 8pm (Broadway Time)

Tony Shalhoub, Cynthia Nixon, And More To Lead Reading of Philip Roth's THE PLOT AGAINST AMERICA, March 19

Some of the country's finest actors including Tony Award-winner Tony Shalhoub and Cynthia Nixon, with Sam Waterston and more will deliver a March 19 dramatic reading of The Plot Against Amer…

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The Inalienable Right To Be Untalented by Joe Patti

Busy into the evening tonight so I thought these brief thoughts from New Yorker film critic Pauline Kael, shared by Isaac Butler might be a good subject to ponder. The no-talent has as much …

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Theatre Review: ‘A Nice Indian Boy’ at Olney Theatre Center by Charlotte Selton

  Reluctantly, Naveen Gavaskar’s parents have reconciled themselves to their son’s sexuality, watching “Milk” for research purposes as they wait to meet his Hindu, Marathi-speaking …

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Listen: Lisa Howard Opens Up About Her Broadway Career On WHY I'LL NEVER MAKE IT Podcast

With Women's History Month in full swing, Lisa Howard (It Shoulda Been You, 9 to 5) joins Why I'll Never Make It and host Patrick Oliver Jones to talk about her first show on Broadway, The 2…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 7pm (Broadway Time)

New trailer for live-action THE LITTLE MERMAID released! by Gabi Bergman

The new live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid has been a highly anticipated project for fans of the original animated

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Lynn Seymour, Acclaimed Ballerina and a Dramatic Force, Dies at 83 by Alastair Macaulay

Considered one of the greats of her era, she partnered with Nureyev, Baryshnikov and others, bringing a passionate style to roles in dance, both ballet and modern.

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Review: Off Broadway Sways to Reggae Beat in ‘The Harder They Come’  by David Cote

Suzan-Lori Parks reshapes the 1972 Jimmy Cliff movie into a jukebox musical, but its outlaw charge has gone missing.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 6pm (Broadway Time)

Photo: Hillary & Chelsea Clinton Visit SOME LIKE IT HOT on Broadway!

Check out a photo of Hillary and Chelsea Clinton visiting Some Like It Hot on Broadway!

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Merrily We Roll Along Announces Broadway Theater, Start Date and Further Casting by Ruthie Fierberg

The Maria Friedman-helmed production of Merrily We Roll Along, which recently played off-Broadway’s New York Theatre Workshop, has announced a start date, theater and additional casting fo…

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‘Merrily We Roll Along’ announces Broadway theater, start date and further casting by Ruthie Fierberg

The Maria Friedman-helmed production of “Merrily We Roll Along,” which recently played Off-Broadway’s New York Theatre Workshop, has announced a start date, theater and additional cast…

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Robina Beard talks TALES OF KABBARLI by Gabi Bergman

Tales of Kabbarli follows legendary figure Daisy Bates, a journalist and anthropologist who lived with Aboriginal tribes for over 30

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Photos: The Company of LIFE OF PI Meets the Press!

See photos of the company of Life of Pi meeting the press!

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Photos & Video: First Look at Donna Murphy, Brooks Ashmanskas & More in DEAR WORLD at Encores!

Get a first look at photos and video of Dear World at New York City Center Encores!

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Applications Now Open for Actionplay 2023 Free Audition Workshops by Margaret Hall

Actionplay is a NYC-based neurodiverse theatre company.

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Watch Highlights From City Center Encores! Dear World, Starring Donna Murphy by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

Check out the trailer for the limited engagement also starring Brooks Ashmanskas, Andréa Burns, Christopher Fitzgerald, Ann Harada, Stanley Wayne Mathis, and more.

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"Somebody Will" from Shucked: A New Musical Comedy performed by Andrew Durand by Shucked Broadway

Corn you believe this?! We’ve got another sneak peak at music from Shucked: Andrew Durand singing “Somebody Will”! Shucked is now in performances at the Nederlander Theatre (208 West …

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 5pm (Broadway Time)

How to Defend Yourself Hits the Mats With Production Photos by Leah Putnam

The Off-Broadway play at NYTW follows college students trying to navigate consent and learn self-defense.

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Video: Randy Rainbow Takes a Jolly Holiday with George Santos

'This might be the gayest thing to happen for George Santos since he won the Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical...' Randy Rainbow tweeted about his latest video. Watch the full…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:55PM

Video: Jennifer Holliday Performs 'And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going' From DREAMGIRLS on TAMRON HALL

Jennifer Holliday, the Tony and Grammy Award-winning original star of Dreamgirls, appeared on Tamron Hall for a special performance of “And I’m Telling You I’m Not Going.' Holliday wo…

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First Wicked movie to hit theatres sooner than expected by Tamima S

Get ready to be swept away to the magical land of Oz with the highly anticipated release of the first

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News: GALA Hispanic Theatre presents ‘LA VALENTÍA’ (‘Valor’): A Spooky Spectacular by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

GALA’s 47th season continues with the U.S. premiere of La valentía (Valor: A Spooky Spectacular), a modern comedy written by acclaimed Spanish playwright Alfredo Sanzol and directed by Pu…

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PETER PAN GOES WRONG to Launch Lottery and Rush Ticket Policy

Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong has announced the show’s Lottery and Rush Ticket policy. See how to purchase tickets!

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How to Get the Cheapest Tickets to Broadway's Peter Pan Goes Wrong by Margaret Hall, Logan Culwell-Block

Digital lottery and rush policies have been announced for the follow-up to The Play That Goes Wrong, which begins previews March 17 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre.

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Seth Rudetsky & James Wesley to Host STARS IN THE HOUSE 3rd Anniversary Show at the Drama Book Shop

Stars in the House will celebrate its 3rd anniversary on Thursday March 16th at 7:30 PM ET with a special show from the Drama Book Shop celebrating theater books!

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 4pm (Broadway Time)

Broadway Backwards 2023 raises record-breaking $765,069 by Caitlin Hornik

The 2023 iteration of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ annual “Broadway Backwards” event raised $765,069 setting a new record. The total tops the previous $758,582, which was set in …

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Thank you to our Dance Teachers by Bob Fosse's Dancin' Broadway

In honor of our opening night on Broadway, we’re shouting out the mentors and teachers who helped get us to this moment. #DancinBway Bob Fosse’s DANCIN’ is F…

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Anthropologists Theatre to Have Actual Anthropologist in Residence by American Theatre Editors

The investigative theatre troupe will work with anthropologist Dr. Haile Eshe Cole to create a play about doulas and Black motherhood.

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Curtis Stewart Grew Up Watching the American Composers Orchestra, Now He's Leading It by Raven Snook

When the Grammy-nominated violinist was tapped to be the new artistic director of the American Composers Orchestra (ACO), it was a dream he didn't even knew he had.

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Norm Lewis, Melissa Manchester, Billy Stritch & Dionne Warwick To Join The New York Pops for 40th Birthday Gala

Emmy, Grammy, SAG, and Tony Award nominee Norm Lewis, and Grammy Award winners Melissa Manchester, Billy Stritch and Dionne Warwick will now join The New York Pops, led by Music Direc…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:39PM

The lies of others by Kerry Reid

I’m just going to get the obvious adjective out of the way right now: Rajiv Joseph’s Describe the Night, now in its local premiere at Steppenwolf under Austin Pendleton’s direction, is…

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Photos: First Look at Ben Platt, Micaela Diamond & More in PARADE on Broadway

The new Broadway production of Parade starring Tony Award winner Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond, directed by two-time Tony nominee Michael Arden, opens tomorrow on Broadway at the Bernard B. …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:21PM

Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley to join cast of ‘Once Upon a One More Time’ by Caitlin Hornik

Two-time Tony Award nominees Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley will join the cast of the upcoming Broadway musical “Once Upon a One More Time.” Simard will play the role of Stepmother whil…

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Video: Watch Art Transform the Lives of Kids with Disabilities in EVERYBODY DANCE Documentary

March is Disabilities Awareness Month and Broadway is celebrating with the release of EVERYBODY DANCE- a documentary that dives into the transformative world of art as it empowers and embold…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:11PM

MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG to Begin Performances on Broadway in September

The first ever Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s Merrily We Roll Along will begin performances on Tuesday, September 19 at the Hudson Theatre for a strictly limited, …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:09PM

Encores! DEAR WORLD Highlights | New York City Center by New York City Center

Encores! _Dear World_ runs Mar 15 – 19, 2023 only at New York City Center. Tickets from $35. Buy tickets: With its premiere in 196…

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Playwrights Lee Osorio, Sandra Seaton, Malcolm Tariq, Steve Yockey Get Readings in Southern Writers Fest by Kenneth Jones

New scripts that explore Southern identity will be presented in staged readings in the 2023 Southern Writers Festival of New Plays at Alabama Shakespeare Festival March 17-18 in Montgomery, …

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 3pm (Broadway Time)

Merrily We Roll Along Revival Finds Its Broadway Theatre, Sets Dates by Logan Culwell-Block

Find out when Lindsay Mendez, Jonathan Groff, and Daniel Radcliffe will bring the Sondheim musical back to the Main Stem for its first-ever revival—and when you can get tickets.

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Two-Time Tony Nominees Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley Join Cast of Once Upon a One More Time by Leah Putnam

Featuring the music of Grammy winner Britney Spears, the production will arrive on Broadway this May.

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Photos: See Jenn Colella, Corbin Bleu, Lea Salonga & Many More at BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2023

See photos from Broadway Backwards 2023, as performers came together in celebration of LGBTQ+ stories and musical theater.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:52PM

Sing a song by Sheri Flanders

Black Ensemble Theater has cornered the Chicago market on excellent musical tributes to prominent Black musicians, and their latest show Reasons: A Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire (EWF) is…

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‘Merrily We Roll Along’ With Daniel Radcliffe, Jonathan Groff & Lindsay Mendez Sets Broadway Preview Date by Greg Evans

The upcoming Broadway revival of the Stephen Sondheim musical Merrily We Roll Along starring Daniel Radcliffe, Jonathan Groff and Lindsay Mendez will play its first performance at the Hudson…

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Jennifer Simard & Adam Godley To Join ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME on Broadway

Additional cast has been announced for the Broadway premiere of Once Upon A One More Time, the new musical comedy that flips the script on famous fairytales, powered by the music of Grammy…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:41PM

Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley to Join Cast of Once Upon a One More Time by Caitlin Hornik

Two-time Tony Award nominees Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley will join the cast of the upcoming Broadway musical Once Upon a One More Time. Simard will play the role of Stepmother while Godl…

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Missing girls by Katie Powers

In the world premiere of MIA: Where Have All the Young Girls Gone?, writer and director Mary Bonnett uses interviews and research to illuminate the crisis of missing young women in the Unite…

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Ruth Negga, Alana Raquel Bowers, More to Star in Series of Irish Rep Readings by Leah Putnam

Presented with Dublin's Fishamble theatre company, their joint 2022-2023 Transatlantic Commissions Program completes its inaugural year with internationally-presented readings.

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MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Finds Broadway Theatre and Announces More Casting

The musical will again star Daniel Radcliffe, Lindsay Mendez, and Jonathan Groff. 

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GLP Helps DJ BoBo Celebrate 30 Years with Evolut30n Tour by Frank Hammel

DJ BoBo is a phenomenon. After 30 years on stage and 15 studio albums behind him – many of them gold and platinum – the Swiss artist is still selling out major venues. In 2023 there will…

Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 2pm (Broadway Time)

CHAUVET Professional and 4Wall Help Rene Garcia and Chris Fernandez Design Accent Premios Los Nuestro Red Carpet Event by Frank Hammel

There is no shortage of glitz at the red-carpet festivities that precede the Premios Los Nuestro Awards. Year after year, many of Latin Music’s biggest stars dazzle the assembled crowd, as…


Photos: See at Reneé Rapp, Sis & More at DYLAN MULVANEY'S DAY 365 LIVE! - Now Available On Demand

Check out photos from Dylan Mulvaney’s Day 365 Live! at New York City’s iconic Rainbow Room!

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Video: Stars Walk the Red Carpet at A DOLL'S HOUSE Opening Night

The best of Broadway gathered last week at the Hudson Theatre to celebrate the first opening of Spring- A Doll's House, starring Academy Award winner Jessica Chastain. BroadwayWorld was ther…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:43PM

Watch Corbin Bleu's 'Mein Herr,' Lea Salonga's 'Love Who You Love' at 2023 Broadway Backwards Concert by Andrew Gans

The evening benefited Broadway Cares and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.

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‘A Quick 5’ with Carrie Compere, Actor, as Sister Rosetta Tharpe in ‘Shout Sister Shout!’ at Ford’s Theatre by Susan Brall

Ford’s Theatre will be presenting the East Coast premiere of “SHOUT SISTER SHOUT!” by Cheryl L. West and directed by Kenneth L. Roberson opening this week and playing at the historic t…

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Annaleigh Ashford to Talk SWEENEY TODD on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Tomorrow

Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford will sit down with Seth Meyers tomorrow on Late Night to discuss starring as Mrs. Lovett in the Broadway revival of Sweeney Todd. Sweeney Todd also includes Jos…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:37PM

Jennifer Simard and Adam Godley Join ONCE UPON A ONE MORE TIME on Broadway

Previews begin May 13 at the Marquis Theatre ahead of a June 22 opening night. 

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‘Once Upon A One More Time’: Tony Nominees Jennifer Simard & Adam Godley Join Broadway’s Britney Spears Musical by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Tony Award nominees Jennifer Simard (Company) and Adam Godley (The Lehman Trilogy) have joined the cast of Broadway’s upcoming Britney Spears musical Once Upon A One More Time. …

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 1pm (Broadway Time)

Why the Mask in Phantom Of the Opera’s Logo Looks Different Than It Does On Stage by Meg Masseron

Plus, other things that almost made it into Broadway's longest-running show (like real doves).

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The three faces of Joan by Irene Hsiao

Joan of Arc: history or apocrypha, saint or schizophrenic, myth or martyr? We’re all mad here, suggests Trap Door Theatre’s vivacious U.S. premiere production of Matei Vişniec’s Joan …

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Family Tree review – study of the mother of modern medicine falls between poetry and play by Mark Fisher

Belgrade theatre, CoventryMojisola Adebayo’s play connects Henrietta Lacks, whose cells were used in decades of vital scientific research, with the Black Lives Matter movement ‘I am a fa…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:56PM

Track List Revealed for KPOP Original Broadway Cast Album

The Original Broadway Cast Recording of KPOP is coming soon! Check out the full track list for the upcoming release.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:51PM

Dance party, comedy extravaganza by Cristalle Bowen

WTF is Black Joy, anyway? Rob Wilson aims to get into specifics with his Second City directorial debut, Dance Like There Are Black People Watching: A Black Excellence Revue. Second City has …

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Caesars Palace New Year’s Eve Party Celebrates with PIXERA by Frank Hammel

BC Video Services supported the New Year’s Eve party at Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas by using PIXERA media server technology. Caesars Palace is famous for offering its cu…



(Michael Bulley’s letter appeared in the Guardian, 3/14; Photo: the Guardian.) We ruin, waste and trivialise human life by ignoring that, writes Michael Bulley Charlotte Higgins is right …

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Rorschach Theatre announces free staged readings of three new plays by News Desk

As part of the company's 'Magic in Rough Spaces' new play lab series, the readings will be held April 1-2 at Atlas Arts Center.

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Baby blues by Amanda Finn

When I read Molly Smith Metzler’s now award-winning Cry It Out in 2018, I knew it was something special. I am still not a parent myself nor (at that point) were any of my closest friends. …

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Get To Know Bad Cinderella Leading Lady Linedy Genao on The Broadway Show by

Linedy Genao is living a true Cinderella story! The Bad Cinderella star landed on Broadway with just high school musical theater experience and is now playing the title role in the Broadway…

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Street songs by Kerry Reid

In what was seen at the time as quite the upset, Avenue Q took home the Tony Award for best musical in 2004, beating out the Wicked machine and the critically acclaimed Caroline, or Change. …

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Review: ‘Describe the Night’ at Steppenwolf Theatre is a long night exploring the origins of Putin’s Russia by Chris Jones

Rajiv Joseph’s play is a lot like watching 50 separate plays and then trying to put them in the right order in your head.

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Claypaky Lighting Fixtures Elevate Stage Productions for NTPA Collegiate Pursuits Troupe by Frank Hammel

Jacob Kaplan has learned a valuable life lesson early in his burgeoning lighting design career: It never hurts to ask. A high school senior at Fusion Academy Plano, Texas, Kaplan is also the…


Video: Corbin Bleu Performs 'Mein Herr' at BROADWAY BACKWARDS 2023

Watch Corbin Bleu perform 'Mein Herr' at Broadway Backwards 2023!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:14PM

Judy McLane & Talia Suskauer To Lead Goodspeed's GYPSY

Casting has been announced for Goodspeed Musical's upcoming production of Gypsy, which begins performances April 28th in East Haddam, Connecticut. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:05PM

Elation KL Panel™ Hits the Mark on PDC European Darts Tour by Frank Hammel

The sport of darts has been enjoying increasing popularity in recent years with fans packing large-capacity arenas for competitions and many more tuning in at home. German company Audio Werf…


Nominees React To Their Nominations | Olivier Awards 2023 with Mastercard #Shorts by Official London Theatre

How would you react if you found out you had been nominated for an Olivier Award? You can find out who will win on Sunday 2 April! #WestEnd #London #theatre Official London Theatre is t…

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Sistas Star Brian Jordan Jr. Will Direct and Choreograph The Wiz at Atlanta's True Colors Theatre Company by Logan Culwell-Block

The production will be the final major regional production before another staging of the "super soul" musical embarks on a Broadway-bound national tour.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at noon (Broadway Time)

Justin Guarini and Roger Bart Will Announce Nominees for 89th Annual Drama League Awards by Andrew Gans

Nominations for the 2023 awards, celebrating Broadway and Off-Broadway, will be revealed in April.

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Snowhite by Steven Morris

The post Snowhite appeared first on STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH.

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Justin Guarini & Roger Bart to Announce 2023 Drama League Award Nominees in April

Television and stage star Justin Guarini and Tony Award Winner Roger Bart will host the 2023 Drama League Awards Nominations Announcement on Tuesday, April 25, 2023. See where to watch t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:32PM

‘Whitney’ by Gay Men’s Chorus sparkled with harmony, fashion, and honesty by Malcolm Lewis Barnes

The musical tribute to Whitney Houston included poignant personal stories of how her spirit touched young LGBTQ lives.

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Photos: The Company of BOB FOSSE'S DANCIN' Meets the Press!

See photos of the company of DANCIN' meeting the press!

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Cast Set for World Premiere of Glory Ride Musical by Andrew Gans

Previews will begin at London's Charing Cross Theatre in April.

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Inventing the “Flay” (Film/Play) with Campo Santo by Star Finch, Joan Osato, Sean San José

By Star Finch, Joan Osato, Sean San José. When Campo Santo decided to film their production of Star Finch’s Side Effects early in the COVID-19 pandemic, they were embarking on a creative…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 12:13PM

Broadway Bodies: An Interview with Ryan Donovan by Trevor Boffone

Productions of Broadway musicals have body issues. Full stop. From casting norms for Broadway choruses to the use of fat suits in Hairspray and Jennifer Holliday’s well-documented struggle…

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Comic James Acaster on his plunge into experimental music: ‘I don’t know what I’m doing – but I see that as a strength’ by Rachel Aroesti

Could the celebrated standup knock out an album of his own tunes? Yes, he says, with the aid of a dusty old drum kit, 40 musicians – and a novelty animal costume It started off, as many gr…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:09PM

Justin Guarini and Roger Bart Will Announce 2023 Drama League Award Nominations 

The reveal will take place April 25 at NYPL for the Performing Arts. 

SOURCE: Theatrely at 12:08PM

The BSR Weekly Arts and Culture Roundup, March 16-22, 2023 by Kyle V. Hiller

Kyle V. Hiller rounds up the week, with events from Opera Philadelphia, Ritz Theatre Company, Uptown!, Asian Arts Initiative, and more.

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BSR Classical Music Interludes, March 2023, part 2 by Gail Obenreder

Gail Obenreder previews more of the classical music offerings in and around the city in March.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 12:01PM

‘Feels depressingly timely’: RUSH – Chickenshed Theatre by Liz Dyer

In a week when the UK government doubled down on its harmful and divisive rhetoric with regard to refugees and immigrants, Chickenshed’s new spring show Rush feels depressingly timely. At …

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Vail Dance Festival’s Season to Feature New Work by 10 Choreographers by Roslyn Sulcas

A group of eclectic performers will gather to perform new and old dances. Adji Cissoko, a member of Alonzo King’s Lines Ballet, will be the artist in residence.

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Salt Lake City’s Broadway at the Eccles Announces the 2023-2024 Season by Matthew Herzog

‘Six’ (Boleyn Tour). Photo by Joan Marcus. Broadway at the Eccles has announced 2023-2024 season, bringing the best of Broadway to Salt Lake City. “The 23/24 Season is bigger than ever…

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Catalina Museum for Art & History – New Exhibitions by Pauline Adamek

Hula has been a part of Indigenous Hawaiian culture for hundreds of years. Hula was a way of passing along knowledge from generation to generation. Over the past two centuries, hula has tran…

SOURCE: Arts Beat LA at 12:00PM
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 11am (Broadway Time)

Andrew Lloyd Webber Teases THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA May Return to Broadway

Andrew Lloyd Webber has teased that The Phantom of the Opera may not be leaving Broadway for good when it takes its final bow next month.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:57AM

The Philadelphia Ballet presents Dancing with Gershwin by Camille Bacon-Smith

Camille Bacon-Smith previews the upcoming triple bill from Philadelphia Ballet, featuring three ballets from the late choreographer George Balanchine.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 11:54AM

Passion at the piano with Kairy Koshoeva by Linda Holt

Linda Holt profiles Kairy Koshoeva, an award-winning pianist who hails from Kyrgyzstan, as she prepares for a recital this week in Philadelphia.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 11:47AM

Rosine 2.0 In Practice: a love letter to Philly’s organizers by Olivia J. B. Baxter

Rosine 2.0 is a community-driven art project that invites grassroots organizers to explore and engage in collective practices of harm reduction and healing in Philadelphia. Olivia J. B. Baxt…

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 11:40AM

Cliff Cardinal is a master of emotional manipulation in ‘The Land Acknowledgement, or As You Like It’ by Aisling Murphy - Staff Reporter

But with the Mirvish title change, the show no longer dupes audiences into thinking they’re getting Shakespeare, which was part of the fun.

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 11:35AM

Hey Denver, get ready for a brand new show from Dixie Longate! by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Dixie Longate returns to the Denver Center with an all new show, CHERRY BOMBS & BOTTLE ROCKETS! One night only.

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:23AM

Full of Wonder with Mica Rose by Yura Sapi, Mica Rose

By Yura Sapi, Mica Rose. Theatremaker Mica Rose joins Yura Sapi this week and shares about co-creating Asian American Theatre Artists of Boston.

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Hear from Jessica Chastain, Hiran Abeysekera and More on The Broadway Show by

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

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Brian d’Arcy James (‘Into the Woods’) hoping to break decades-old Tonys curse by Sam Eckmann

You wish to have the curse reversed? You’ll need to win a Tony first! Brian d’Arcy James gave an impressive performance as the Baker in the recent revival of Stephen Sondheim and James L…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 10am (Broadway Time)

U.K.'s Immersive Great Gatsby Announces New Dates for NYC Transfer by Leah Putnam

The production will transform the Park Central Hotel's 16,000 square foot ballroom into the The Gatsby Mansion.

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Bringing Japan and its traditions to Signature’s ‘Pacific Overtures’ by Celia Wren

The creative team for Sondheim’s infrequently produced show includes experts on Japanese swordplay, Kabuki and taiko drumming.

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10 Seconds to Plot: What Exactly is WHITE GIRL IN DANGER About? 

Michael R. Jackson, James Jackson Jr., and more explain the plot of the Tony winner’s latest musical. 

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March 15, 2023: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler

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‘Optimism is her legacy’: Holly Twyford on directing ‘Gloria: A Life’ at Theater J by Ravelle Brickman

‘The personal is the political’ in this closeup on Gloria Steinem, who championed the cause of women’s rights at a time when most people thought they had none.   

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Christiane Noll, More to Sing A Little Bit of Lerner and Loewe Via Jazz at Lincoln Center by Logan Culwell-Block

The concert of songs from the My Fairy Lady and Camelot writing team will also stream live from Dizzy's Club.

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Gary Wilmot Will Star in Title Role of London Palladium The Wizard of Oz by Andrew Gans

The summer staging features additional songs by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice.

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Reviews: Here's What Critics Think of London's Immersive Guys and Dolls by Margaret Hall

Nicholas Hytner directs Daniel Mays, Andrew Richardson, Celinde Schoenmaker, and Marisha Wallace in the immersive production at The Bridge Theatre.

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ArtsBeat on Pioneer Valley Radio 3/14/23 by Mark G. Auerbach

NEW ArtsBeat on Pioneer Valley Radio. Goodspeed New Music Festival, Varla Jean Merman at TheaterWorks, and arts news for WMass and No.CT. segment begins at: 3:43

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Law & Order: Lady Macbeth edition by Alex Miller

Local Theater’s ‘Undone: The Lady M Project’ imagines a queen on trial

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The amazing story of Toni Stone at Aurora Fox by Eric Fitzgerald

The trailblazing baseball player is celebrated in an excellent production featuring Kenya Mahogany Fashaw

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[Broadway Grosses w/ 3/12/2023] Springtime on Broadway by Ken Davenport

The top 10 grossing shows from the week ending in... The post [Broadway Grosses w/ 3/12/2023] Springtime on Broadway first appeared on Ken Davenport.

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Hear Taylor Iman Jones and Daniel Yearwood Sing Seussical's 'Alone in the Universe' by Logan Culwell-Block

The SIX and Hamilton stars are among the performers on Broadway Records' iTheatrics Junior Theater Festival 20th Anniversary EP, releasing March 15.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 9am (Broadway Time)

GRACE NOTES: Wednesday, March 17, 2023 by Susan Grace

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Behind the scenes with ‘The Understudy’ by Karen Mason

Breckenridge Backstage Theatre serves up the funny with a Kafka twist

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It's So Good. So Good. So Good. | THE NEIL DIAMOND MUSICAL: A BEAUTIFUL NOISE by A Beautiful Noise Musical

The story of the legendary Neil Diamond comes to life on stage in a gripping and uplifting new musical. On Broadway beginning November 2. Tickets now on sale! Learn more about #ABeautifulNo…

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Sly Stone Turns 80 by Trav S.D.

More crazy news: Sylvester Stewart a.k.a. Sly Stone (b.1943) turns 80 years old today. It seems a good reason to shine a spotlight on him for that reason, as does the less happy benchmark th…

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March 13, 2013: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler

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Mary McCarty leading the charge with “Who’s That Woman?” (1971). That’s Alexis Smith in red on the left and Dorothy Collins and Yvonne De Carlo on the right.March 15, 2023: Theatre …

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Katie Thompson, Santino Fontana, Jason Gotay to Join Industry-Only Reading of New Musical Split by Meg Masseron

The work features a book by Michele Lowe and music and lyrics by Zoe Sarnak.

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What Do Critics Think of Coast Starlight at Lincoln Center Theatre? by Meg Masseron, Talaura Harms

The new Keith Bunin play is set aboard a train headed to Seattle from Los Angeles.

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Seattle playwright’s new work examines legacy of CHOP by Dusty Somers

Playwright and UW assistant professor Nikki Yeboah's "11th & Pine," based on interviews with community members, has a public reading scheduled for March 17-19.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 8am (Broadway Time)

Farm Hall review – riveting wartime thriller shows secret mission to bug German nuclear scientists by Arifa Akbar

Jermyn Street theatre, LondonAs the race to produce the first atomic bomb nears its terrible conclusion in 1945, six members of Germany’s nuclear weapons programme are detained at a statel…

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Theatrely's Off-Broadway reviews of The Coast Starlight by Keith Bunin at Lincoln Center Theater and How to Defend Yourself by Liliana Padilla at New York Theatre Workshop.

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With charm and heart, ‘Prince & Prince’ flips a fairytale formula at GALA by Ajani Jones

The delightfully whimsical GALita production for young audiences follows a prince in search of his own prince charming.

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‘When it fully works, it’s wonderful’: GUYS & DOLLS – Bridge Theatre ★★★★ by Alun Hood

For any theatre enthusiast who has been living under a rock, Nicholas Hytner’s new production of Guys & Dolls at the Bridge Theatre is unique because it is immersive, in the manner of …

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Disruptive Director: Yuval Sharon Comes Home to Shape “Proximity,” a Trio of New Operas at Lyric by Dennis Polkow

Sharon is likely the hottest American director in opera right now. The world premiere of “Proximity: A trio of new American operas” is being dubbed Sharon’s “Lyric Opera main-stage d…

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By Way of Party: A Preview of SPRUNG at Sleeping Village by Sharon Hoyer

This Saturday, Sleeping Village will become a petri dish for the femme and queer-led performance extravaganza the Fly Honey Show. In the lab will be three mad geniuses of party chemistry.

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The Unsinkable Marilyn Maye by Melissa Errico

Nearing 95, the inimitable singer is about to make her Carnegie Hall solo debut. In an eight-decade career, it’s a crowning moment — and just another gig.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 7am (Broadway Time)

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, March 15, 2023 by Matt Tamanini

‘Good Night Oscar’ Announces Complete Cast, ‘How to Defend Yourself’ and ‘Coast Starlight’ Reviews, Lea Salonga Closes Broadway Backwards *Apologies for the audio issues— Ashle…

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Guys and Dolls, Bridge Theatre review - exuberant new production of the 1950 masterpiece by Helen Hawkins

Nicholas Hytner and a crack cast deliver a fresh take on the classic musical It now seems an inevitability that Marisha Wallace will be a frontrunner at next year's theatre awards, not just…

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Continuing the Legacy: Balanchine Répétiteur Colleen Neary returns for Philadelphia Ballet’s Dancing With Gershwin by Debra Danese

Philadelphia Ballet continues to honor its Balanchine roots with the spring production of Dancing With Gershwin. The post Continuing the Legacy: Balanchine Répétiteur Colleen Neary returns…

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Guys and Dolls review: You’ll struggle to find a classier revival by Isobel Lewis

Nicholas Hytner’s immersive production sends audiences into the seedy, neon-lit underbelly of Depression-era New York

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Here’s what video games can learn from S.F. theater — and vice versa by Lily Janiak

How can video games improve story and character? With Bay Area playwrights and stage actors.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 6am (Broadway Time)

Gloriously impassioned, ‘Blue’ at Kennedy Center centers Black lives by Gregory Ford

“What I’ve really not seen and not experienced is African American family life when it’s OK. When there’s prosperity, when there’s abundance.” — Jeanine Tesori, composer of Blu…

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The Roy Family of Performing Albinos by Trav S.D.

Now, here is a remarkable family with a persistent gene for albinism which they put to good pecuniary use. The husband billed himself as Rob Roy, after the Scottish hero, though he later adm…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 06:43AM

Broadway Jeopardy! - Game 3 by JK

Broadway Jeopardy!  It's game time again, Broadway fans! This. Is. Jeopardy!: one Jeopardy round, one Double Jeopardy round, and Final Jeopardy, plus one (not so hidden) Daily Double. Good…

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GUYS AND DOLLS Bridge, SE1 by Libby Purves and Friends

HYTNER ROLLS ANOTHER WINNING DICE     Daniel Mays has played a lot of tough-guy roles but has by nature a rather innocent and worried-looking face.  It is this quality that Nick Hytner sp…

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Wake Up With BWW 3/15: GOOD NIGHT, OSCAR Casting, WICKED Movie Date Change, and More!

Top stories: Full casting for Good Night, Oscar; the first #WickedMovie will be released earlier than expected, and more!

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Broadway in Louisville Announces the 2023-2024 Season by Matthew Herzog

Jennafer Newberry as Glinda and Lissa deGuzman as Elphaba in the National Tour of WICKED. Photo by Joan Marcus. Broadway in Louisville (Louisville, KY) has announce the 2023/2024 season load…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 5am (Broadway Time)

Micaela Diamond, From Broadway’s ‘Parade,’ Sings Her Favorite Joni Mitchell Song by Nancy Coleman

The actor, who learned to love music at her local temple, has developed a different relationship to her Judaism onstage.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 4am (Broadway Time)

Ruby Wax : I’m Not As Well As I Thought I Was tour by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Ruby Wax returns to the stage after four years for her rawest, darkest and funniest stage show yet. Book tickets now. This post Ruby Wax : I’m Not As Well As I Thought I Wa…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 3am (Broadway Time)

Review: A Mobile Audience for a Moving ‘Guys and Dolls’ by Matt Wolf

Nicholas Hytner’s heartbreaking ambulatory staging, at the Bridge Theater in London, finds new depths in the classic Broadway musical.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 2am (Broadway Time)

Come From Away – Adelaide by Aussie Theatre

Aussie Theatre has 3 x double passes to giveaway to Come From Away – Adelaide  Tuesday 28th March  at 7:30pm

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Creative leaders Naomi Velaphi and Tam Nguyen to complete Asia TOPA leadership team by Aussie Theatre

Arts Centre Melbourne today announced Naomi Velaphi and Tam Nguyen have been appointed Executive Producer and Creative Associate respectively of

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Sydney Comedy Festival 2023 lineup by Aussie Theatre

Sydney Comedy Festival is thrilled to announce its biggest program since pre-COVID, serving a line up of the very best

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at 1am (Broadway Time)

Rivertown’s ‘Play That Goes Wrong’ Is Righteous Comedy by Alan Smason

By ALAN SMASON, WYES-TV Theatre Critic (“Steppin’ Out“) For the second time in less than six months, The Play That Goes Wrong, the hit West End and Broadway award-winning comedy is on …

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2023 Stage Raw Awards Finalists by Steven Morris

These honors recognize how individual artists and productions were affectionately remembered by individuals belonging to our team of generationally, ethnically and gender-diverse writers. T…

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Reggae Musical The Harder They Come Opens at The Public Theater Off-Broadway March 15 by Logan Culwell-Block

Pulitzer winner Suzan-Lori Parks pens the musical adaptation of the classic Jamaican film.

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U.K. Premiere of Marjorie Prime Opens at London's Menier Chocolate Factory March 15 by Leah Putnam

The Jordan Harrison play explores the limits of what technology can replace in the face of age.

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Donna Murphy Stars in Jerry Herman's Dear World at New York City Center Encores! Beginning March 15 by Logan Culwell-Block

The two-time Tony winner shares the stage with Brooks Ashmanskas, Andréa Burns, Ben Fankhauser, Christopher Fitzgerald, Ann Harada, and more.

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A Strange Loop Creator Michael R. Jackson's White Girl in Danger Begins Previews Off-Broadway by Margaret Hall

The co-production between Vineyard and Second Stage is directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz with choreography by Raja Feather Kelly.

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Lunch Bunch Starring The Gilded Age's Louisa Jacobson Begins Off-Broadway March 15 by Leah Putnam

Sarah Einspanier's workplace comedy is based on a real lunch-sharing group of public defenders.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at midnight (Broadway Time)

The Angel From ANGELS IN AMERICA Crashed Through My Ceiling and I I I I Got Some Awesome Selfies! by Broadway Beat

by Corey Pajka. @corey_does_thingsnyc. Greetings, Broadway Beaters, The Great Article begins! I couldn’t help but have that thought as...

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Groundbreaking Revival of Golden Age Musical Doesn't Change a Thing; Just as Bad as the Original by Broadway Beat

by Solomon Duane. @solomonduane. NEW YORK, NY — Following a series of successful Golden Age reimaginings, director Robert Conway has made...

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards