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Friday, March 27, 2020

Watch Bernadette Peters Sing 'Broadway Baby' From City Center Encores! Special Event, A Bed and a Chair by Andrew Gans

The videos are part of the famed Manhattan venue's new series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

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WATCH: Colleen Ballinger (A.K.A.Miranda Sings) Joins Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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John Douglas Thompson Will Star in Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's Summer Staging of The Tempest by Andrew Gans

The annual free Shakespeare on the Common production is scheduled to begin July 22.

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WATCH: Andréa Burns and Mandy Gonzalez Join Stars in the House Live Stream Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Watch Lilli Cooper, Bonnie Milligan, Colton Ryan, More in New Music Video for Drew Gasparini's 'When I Go' by Andrew Gans

The song is the first single from Gasparini's upcoming album, We Aren’t Kids Anymore.

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Jason Robert Brown Will Judge 'A Song for Our Time' Songwriting Competition, Searching for Anthem in Response to Coronavirus Pandemic by Andrew Gans

The winning song will be recorded by West End stars and a virtual choir, with proceeds benefiting Acting for Others.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

WATCH: Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Eric McCormack Join Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Watch Patti LuPone Sing From City Center Encores! Summer Stars Production of Gypsy by Andrew Gans

The videos are part of the famed Manhattan venue's new series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

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Tony Winner Billy Porter Joins Stars in the House Live Stream for The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mark Blum, Obie-Winning Star of Stage and Screen, Dies at 69 by Andrew Gans

His Broadway career spanned nearly 40 years.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Watch Melissa Errico Sing Title Song From City Center Encores! Production of Do I Hear a Waltz? by Andrew Gans

The video is part of the famed Manhattan venue's new series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

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WATCH: Colin Donnell and Patti Murin Join Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Tina Fey and Jeff Richmond Join Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley for Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, benefiting The Actors Fund, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jagged Little Pill Star Derek Klena's 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

Performances by Laurie Metcalf, Mark Rylance, Christian Borle, Joshua Henry, and more top Klena's list.

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Olivier Awards TV Special Will Celebrate Past 10 Years With Performances From Hamilton, Dreamgirls and More by Andrew Gans

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the 2020 Olivier Awards ceremony, scheduled for April 5 at Royal Albert Hall, had previously been canceled.

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Provincetown Theater Postpones Production of Mae West’s The Drag by Andrew Gans

The upcoming season will now launch with the world premiere of Sarah Schulman’s The Lady Hamlet.

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Telly Leung, Diane Phelan, Ann Harada, More Lead #RacismIsAVirus Campaign by Andrew Gans

The social media campaign hopes to combat the rising xenophobia against Asians and Asian-Americans amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Colin Donnell, Betsy Wolfe Sing 'Opening Doors' From City Center Encores! Production of Merrily We Roll by Andrew Gans

The video is part of the famed Manhattan venue's new series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Take a 3rd (?!) Tour of Patti LuPone's Basement by Andrew Gans

Continuing the series we never knew we needed, the two-time Tony winner takes us into her basement a third night in a row.

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WATCH: Raúl Esparza and Annette Bening Join Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Jeremy Jordan Joins Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Actors’ Equity Launches Emergency Curtain Up Fund by Andrew Gans

Equity has issued a grant to The Actors Fund to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

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Broadway Producers Offer $1 Million Challenge Match for Broadway Cares' COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund by Andrew Gans

The initiative provides support for The Actors Fund's Friedman Health Center and other emergency assistance programs.

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Watch Sutton Foster Sing the Title Song From City Center Encores! Production of Anyone Can Whistle by Andrew Gans

The video is part of a new series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala productions.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

WATCH: Betty Buckley, Audra McDonald, Brian Stokes Mitchell Join Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily benefit series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Watch Laura Benanti, Sierra Boggess, and Ramin Karimloo on Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily series, benefiting the Actors Fund, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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After Broadway Bow, David Byrne's American Utopia Will Hit Bookshelves This Fall by Andrew Gans

The tome will feature the words and lyrics from Byrne's recording and subsequent theatrical concert, with artwork by Maira Kalman.

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Take a Tour of Patti LuPone's Basement by Andrew Gans

May all our self-quarantine bunkers be so...eclectic.

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

WATCH: Tony Winner Jason Alexander and Company Cast Members Join Stars in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

The daily series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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New York City Center Will Post Highlights From Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala Productions by Andrew Gans

The famed New York venue launches the series March 22, celebrating Stephen Sondheim's 90th birthday with Donna Murphy's "Could I Leave You?"

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Into the Woods Stars Joanna Gleason and Chip Zien, More Sondheim Favorites Join Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

Len Cariou and Liz Callaway also stop by the daily series, created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley, to benefit The Actors Fund in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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