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Friday, February 15, 2019

David Cromer, Marilu Henner, Alexander Gemignani, More Join Lineup for Nassim by Andrew Gans

The play by Nassim Soleimanpour invites a new actor to perform the play each night (without seeing the script).

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Daniel’s Husband’s Ryan Spahn Set for Industry Reading of Starcrossed by Andrew Gans

Rachel Garnet's new work tells a queer love story concerning two well-known Shakespeare characters.

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Isabelle Fuhrman Will Star in Title Role of All-Female Macbeth Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin in May at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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Alice by Heart’s Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Will Succeed Adrienne Warren as Tina Turner in London’s Tina by Andrew Gans

The production at the Aldwych Theatre will also welcome several new cast members in the coming months.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Cast Set for New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players’ Double Bill of Rarities, Ages Ago and Mr. Jericho by Andrew Gans

Performances are scheduled for March 1–3 at the Marjorie S. Dean Little Theatre.

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Kara Lindsay Will Return to Broadway Cast of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical by Andrew Gans

The long-running musical continues at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Watch Norm Lewis and Jessie Mueller in Kennedy Center The Music Man by Andrew Gans

The Broadway Center Stage production also featured Rosie O'Donnell, John Cariani, Veanne Cox, and more.

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Tony Winner Victoria Clark Will Discuss Career With John Doyle and Ted Sperling by Andrew Gans

The actor and director will also perform selections from her career.

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Tony Nominee Mark Jacoby Will Star in World Premiere of Vilna Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

Ira Fuchs’ play will begin performances in March at Theatre at St. Clement's.

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2019 Chichester Festival Will Feature Hugh Bonneville, Clare Burt, Hadley Fraser, Sheila Hancock, Josie Lawrence by Andrew Gans

Artistic Director Daniel Evans’ season will include productions of Shadowlands, Oklahoma!, 8 Hotels and Plenty.

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The Clockmaker's Daughter Cast Recording Featuring Ramin Karimloo, Fra Fee, and More, Is Out Now by Andrew Gans

Michael Webborn and Daniel Finn’s musical fairy tale is available for download.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Michael McCormick and Gizel Jiménez to Join Broadway Cast of Wicked by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, More Will Be Honored at 2019 Actors Fund Gala by Andrew Gans

The gala for the national human services organization will be held April 29 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

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LaChanze, Mary Testa, and Betsy Wolfe Will Perform at Transport Group Gala by Andrew Gans

The annual A Toast to the Artist gala will honor Michael Starobin and Carmel Dean.

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Shakespeare Theatre Company Season Will Include Works by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, James Baldwin, Lauren Gunderson by Andrew Gans

A new musical by Emma Rice will also be part of incoming Artistic Director Simon Godwin’s 2019–2020 season at the Washington, D.C., venue.

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Maggie Smith Will Return to London Stage in Christopher Hampton’s A German Life by Andrew Gans

Jonathan Kent will direct the solo play based on the life of Brunhilde Pomsel.

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Kinky Boots Star Andy Kelso’s 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

The actor recalls performances in Hamilton, Doubt, Ghost Quartet, and more.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Veronica Dunne Returns to Broadway Cast of Chicago February 12 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Ambassador Theatre.

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Kristin Chenoweth Will Chat With Bryan Fuller at Los Angeles' Paley Center by Andrew Gans

The evening with the Pushing Daisies artists is set for February 27.

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Melissa Errico, Constantine Maroulis, Ali Ewoldt, More Cast in Long Island Into the Woods: In Concert by Andrew Gans

The Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical will play the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts.

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Michael Hsu Rosen, Allie Trimm, Kathy Voytko, More Will Sing Work of Alex Ratner in Free NYC Concert by Andrew Gans

Jenny Leon will direct the evening for the Broadway's Future Songbook Series.

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Free Reading of Jason Odell Williams’ Church & State Will Be Presented at UCLA by Andrew Gans

The February 14 reading is one of several to commemorate the anniversary of the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

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The Color Purple’s Carla R. Stewart Will Star in Off-Broadway’s If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka by Andrew Gans

Tori Sampson’s play will be directed by Obie winner Leah C. Gardiner at Playwrights Horizons.

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Anthony Warlow and Gina Riley Will Star in Stephen Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd in June by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical will play limited runs in Sydney and Melbourne.

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Pomme Koch Is The Band's Visit’s New Itzik, Starting February 12 by Andrew Gans

Koch succeeds Brandon Uranowitz in the role created by John Cariani.

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Hats Off, Here They Come: Follies Returns to London’s National February 12 by Andrew Gans

The Stephen Sondheim-James Goldman musical will officially open February 22.

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Josh Groban Concert, Featuring Idina Menzel, Arrives in Movie Theatres February 12 by Andrew Gans

The concert, which was filmed at Madison Square Garden, also features Jennifer Nettles.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Lifetime's American Princess, With Tony Nominee Rory O’Malley, Sets Premiere Date by Andrew Gans

The series featuring The Book of Mormon and Hamilton star will debut this June; O’Malley has also recently become full-time podcast host for the Geffen.

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Cynthia Erivo, Heidi Blickenstaff, More Will Pay Tribute to Audra McDonald at 10th Stephen Sondheim Award Gala by Andrew Gans

The Broadway-bound McDonald will be celebrated at Signature Theatre’s benefit March 4.

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Josh Groban Sets Itinerary for Summer Bridges Tour by Andrew Gans

The Tony nominee will be joined by Jennifer Nettles and Chris Botti in select cities.

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Abingdon Presents Estelle Parsons in The Prompter February 11 by Andrew Gans

The evening is held at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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