Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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Brad Oscar, Karen Morrow, and Jamie DeRoy Join Broadway Spelling Bee Fundraiser Tomorrow by Broadwayworld.com

The event will feature Jerry Mitchell, Charles Busch, Mary Testa, Brad Oscar, Penny Fuller, Lawrence Leritz, Karen Morrow, Cheryl Clark, Candy Brown, Jamie deRoy, Ted Chapin and more!

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George H. Adams: King of Stilts by Trav S.D.

George H. Adams (1853-1935) was widely regarded as America’s 2nd greatest pantomime clown after George Fox. (A little known fact — the panto tradition we associate with the U.S. was a th…

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at noon (Broadway Time)
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VIDEO: Watch MCC Theater's MISCAST21- Live at 8pm!

Tonight's the night! Miscast is one of the most anticipated and exciting theater events in New York each year. This spring, the biggest stars of stage and screen will once again take to the …

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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From Hamlet to Hullabaloo: what to see as theatres and comedy clubs reopen by Arifa Akbar (theatre), Brian Logan (comedy), Lyndsey Winship (dance)

As stage shows return, we pick the best post-lockdown offerings – featuring Egyptian gods, rebelling vicars, dancing youths ... and Ian McKellen playing the Dane at 82 More events to enjoy…

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Simon Bird: Debrief review – winningly silly standup spins jokes in the air by Brian Logan

All4The Inbetweeners star plays on his first TV special’s lack of audience by claiming high sophistication – while deftly pricking the bubble with pretend banter Simon Bird always intend…

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Bad Jews Review. The Unmarvelous Mr. Maisel? by New York Theater

Play-PerView has done a mitzvah for those of us who missed this savage comedy about bickering college-age cousins when it was first produced Off-Broadway; “Bad Jews” was the first New Yo…

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VIDEO: Watch Sara Bareilles, Renee Elise Goldsberry, Ashley Park, and More in 'Famous 5eva' from GIRLS5EVA

They're gonna be famous 5eva, 'cause 4eva's 2 short! Watch the members of Girls5eva (Sara Bareilles, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Busy Philipps, Ashley Park, and Erika Henningsen) in their brand…

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PHOTO: First Look at Billy Porter as 'Fab G' in the Upcoming CINDERELLA Film

Billy Porter has shared an all new photo on Twitter of himself as 'Fab G' in the upcoming film remake of Cinderella.

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VIDEO: Watch Tim Minchin Put His Own Spin on Billie Eilish's 'Bad Guy'

Tim Minchin took on the Billie Eilish song 'Bad Guy' as part of triple j’s 2021 Requestival last week.

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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Celia Keenan-Bolger and Laura Benanti Discuss Women, Power, and Pressure on Latest Sunday Pancakes by Dan Meyer

A recent mini-episode also looked at readjusting to life post-pandemic.

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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Broadway’s Post-Quarantine 2021-22 Season by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 16, 2021: With COVID infections dropping and vaccinations reaching higher levels, the New York theater is poised to reopen after a year and a half of lockdown. Both G…

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See You in September: 6 reasons why I need more time before “normal” by Victoria Cairl

I have recently been informed that the world is about to return to “normal”. I write this to plea for additional time to take care of lots… Continue reading on Medium »

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Virtual Theatrical Event: COMMUNION (A.C.T. in San Francisco) by Jim Allen

American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) is stretching the theatrical landscape with the world premiere production of Obie Award–winning Bay Area playwright Christopher Chen’s virtual p…

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Theater Review: THE STORY OF MY LIFE (Chance Theater) by Tony Frankel

A STORY WELL TOLD BY CHANCE THEATER The Story of My Life is a warm, intimate and sweet two-character musical about Alvin Kelby and his childhood friend, Thomas Weaver. A flop in its New York…

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Book Review: BROADWAY GOES TO WAR: AMERICAN THEATER DURING WORLD WAR II (Robert L. McLaughlin & Sally E. Perry) by Vaughan Edwards

THIS MEANS WAR, ER, ENTERTAINMENT “War, war, war! This war talk’s spoiling all the fun at every party this Spring! I get so bored I could scream!” That of course is Scarlett O’Hara t…

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Body language and the return of the ballet

Watching dancers is a reminder of the wonders of movement after the restrictions of lockdown

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Lorien Kite’s fantasy dinner party — Billie Holiday and all that jazz

The FT’s deputy Life & Arts editor travels back to 1939 New York for a night of rich conversation and strong cocktails

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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The Sorrows of Satan review – Faustian fun from a stately home by Clare Brennan

Available onlineBased on a fin-de-siecle novel loved by Oscar Wilde, this satanic stage musical has snappy songs and a devilish wit This light, witty, devilishly well delivered “play with …

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‘Fun & engaging’: DINOSAURS & ALL THAT RUBBISH – Roustabout Theatre (Online review) by The Family Stage

Just like Michael Foreman’s classic book Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish, this makes for a piece of work with enduring appeal, rather than a stop-gap solution to not being able to go to the…

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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‘Stage Door with…’, our final series with Sky VIP by Megan

'Stage Door with...', Official London Theatre's final series with SkyVIP featuring episodes with Amélie The Musical, Back To The Future & more! The post ‘Stage Door with…’, our fi…

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We challenged The Showstoppers' to write a song on #BackOnStage by Official London Theatre

What better way to celebrate theatres being #BackOnStage than to challenge Olivier-Award winning musical Showstopper! to do what they do best, and put together a song all about reopening! O…

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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That was the week that was…. by Mark Shenton

... Read More The post That was the week that was…. first appeared on Shenton Stage.

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Sunday, May 16, 2021 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Billy Porter, Kelli O'Hara, Robin de Jesús, More Are Part of Free Virtual Miscast21 May 16 by Andrew Gans

The annual fundraiser features stage and screen stars performing songs from roles in which they wouldn't traditionally be cast.

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