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“Rocktopia,” created by the Broadway actor and Trans-Siberian Orchestra member Rob Evan, will mix classical and rock songs at the Broadway Theater.
For every performance of Bruce Springsteen’s solo Broadway show, 26 tickets will be available for $75 each.
They will receive $50,000 each for the award, which is given to rising American playwrights.
The musical starring Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole will have its final show on Dec. 30 after 30 performances.
The writer of “In a Word” and “The Hatmaker’s Wife” will win $25,000 from the National Arts Club.
High school composers can submit their musical theater songs for a chance to spend a weekend in workshops in New York.
“John Lithgow: Stories by Heart,” a meditation on storytelling and family, will begin Broadway previews in December.
The Tony-nominated Ms. Rashad will star in ‘Saint Joan,’ Bernard Shaw’s classic play.
Also awarded for lifetime achievement were El Anatsui, Rafael Moneo and Youssou N’Dour.
After taking a year off, the New York International Fringe Festival will come back next October as it continues to look for a permanent home.
The play is transferring from London and so will the star Tom Hollander.
The post-World War II swing musical will close after 166 performances.
Ms. Kennedy’s “He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box” will be part of a Theater for a New Audience season that also includes two Shakespeare productions.
The theater company will present world premieres by Aleshea Harris and Jackie Sibblies Drury.
Mr. Patinkin, a Tony winner, will return to Broadway in a role that was previously played by Josh Groban.
La MaMa has announced its 56th season, which includes a visit from Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot, and a Tennessee Williams production.
The theater company hopes to discover whether audiences are similarly affected at live plays versus cinema screenings.
The Kilroys published a fourth annual list of new plays by women deemed to be worthy of production.
The National Yiddish Theater Folksbiene, a downtown cultural mainstay, will bring together an array of arts groups for a two-day festival.
Ms. Lauper, who wrote the score for “Kinky Boots” and contributed to “SpongeBob” for Broadway, will take on the adaptation of the 1988 film.
The workshop will be on May 22 at the Vineyard Theater in New York, and will be open to the first 30 people who sign up.
Ms. Field was nominated for a Tony for her performance as Amanda Wingfield in the play, but reviews were mixed and ticket sales were underwhelming.
Jaqueline Goldfinger has been awarded $10,000 for her play “Bottle Fly.”
The play, based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, will land next April 22.
“Warhol Capote,” based on exchanges between the two artists in the 1970s, will come to the American Repertory Theater in September.
The Big Umbrella Festival, arriving in April 2018, hopes to make theater a safe space for children on the autism spectrum.
The work that won the National Book Award will be staged in a multimedia production in April 2018.
Lynn Nottage will write the book for a musical adaptation of “The Secret Life of Bees,” and Lisa Kron and Josh Radnor also have projects.
The former Broadway musical is to be the first production at the new museum.
Ms. Garofalo will star alongside Lili Taylor and Celia Weston in Scott McPherson’s play.
“Cursed Child” earned 11 nominations, including best new play; “Groundhog Day” received eight nominations.