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Thursday, April 2, 2015

BROADWAY SESSIONS Brings Open Mic Mania to the Beechman Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Tonight, April 2nd, Broadway Sessions offer an All Open Mic night complete with special guest performances.

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Signature Theatre's SIMPLY SONDHEIM World Premiere Begins Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Virginia's Signature Theatre presents Simply Sondheim, the world premiere special event celebrating Stephen Sondheim and Signature Theatre's special partnership over the last 25 years.

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Tony Winner Karen Olivo Performs in Concert at George Street Playhouse Tonight by BroadwayWorld

George Street Playhouse is proud to announce that Karen Olivo, winner of the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Anita in the 2009 Broadway revival of West…

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Steppenwolf's THE HERD Begins Tonight in Chicago by BroadwayWorld

Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the U.S. premiere production of The Herd, a deftly comic play by Rory Kinnear. Directed by ensemble member and Tony Award-winning director Frank Galati, …

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

New York Stars of MURDER FOR TWO Set for the Geffen; SWITZERLAND, Starring Laura Linney, Extends Again by BroadwayWorld

Joanna Murray-Smith's Switzerland -- already extended one week -- will extend yet another eight performances by popular demand with a final closing date of April 26, 2015. A world premiere …

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Tavis Smiley, Kenny Leon Adapting Maya Angelou Memoir for the Stage by BroadwayWorld

According to the Associated Press, Tavis Smiley is teaming with Kenny Leon to adapt his memoir MY JOURNEY WITH MAYA into a stage play.

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Chita Rivera, Christian Borle, Brad Oscar and More Set for 2015 Broadway Teachers Workshop This July by BroadwayWorld

The 2015 Broadway Teachers Workshop -- 3 days, 4 shows, 8 workshops and master classes -- will kick off in July, featuring special Broadway guests Chita Rivera, Christian Borle, Brad Oscar, …

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Oscar Winner Patricia Arquette to Publish Memoir by BroadwayWorld

Patricia Arquette, Academy Award, Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning actress, is writing a memoir about her unconventional family, being a single mother at the age of 20, and her experience…

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AIR SUPPLY's Graham Russell to Premiere Stage Musical DEVIL AND THE DEEP This June by BroadwayWorld

Currently celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Air Supply, his multi-decade hit making duo with Russell Hitchcock, Graham Russell now ventures into exciting new creativ…

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Photo Flash: First Look at ALL MY SONS, Directed by Theresa Rebeck at Alley Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Alley Theatre presents Arthur Miller's All My Sons. Playwright Theresa Rebeck directs the Alley Theatre Resident Company in this riveting American drama, officially opening tonight, April 1,…

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Jennifer Apple, Robert Ariza, Jane Bruce, Victoria Cook and More to Star in Goodspeed's THE THEORY OF RELATIVITY This May by BroadwayWorld

Goodspeed Musicals continues its commitment to innovative, original new works with the engaging musical The Theory of Relativity. Populating the world of The Theory of Relativity is a fresh-…

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Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Phylicia Rashad, Bryan Terrell Clark, Shanesia Davis and More for IMMEDIATE FAMILY at the Taper by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals are underway for the Center Theatre GroupMark Taper Forum production of Paul Oakley Stovall's biting new comedy 'Immediate Family,' directed by Phylicia Rashad. Previews begin Apr…

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Fashion Designer Carmen Marc Valvo to Costume Stars of 'OUR GUY, CY' at 54 Below This Spring by BroadwayWorld

Fashion designer Carmen Marc Valvo with stylist Matt Carmouche will collaborate with director Will Nunziata on Our Guy, Cy The Songs of Cy Coleman.

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Jay Leno & Friends Set for No Limits for Deaf Children Benefit at Geffen Playhouse, 5/23 by BroadwayWorld

In partnership with No Limits for Deaf Children, Geffen Playhouse will host a one-night-only Spotlight Entertainment fundraising performance of Jay Leno amp Friends on Saturday, May 23 at 80…

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Photo Flash: She's Back! First Look at Chita Rivera in THE VISIT on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

The Visit, the final musical ever by legendary Tony Award-winning duo John Kander and Fred Ebb, began performances at the Lyceum Theatre 149 West 45th Street on March 26 at 800pm. The Visit …

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London Fire Causes Many West End Productions to Cancel Performances Tonight by BroadwayWorld

According to the Stage, due to an underground fire in central London, a slew of West End shows will cancel performances tonight. Productions forced to cancel include Beautiful, Charlie and t…

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Casts of BEAUTIFUL, HERE LIES LOVE & More to Perform at 2015 Olivier Awards! by BroadwayWorld

The Olivier Awards with MasterCard - the most prestigious event in the UK's theatrical calendar - has revealed further details of the 2015 ceremony to be held on Sunday 12 April at the Royal…

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Public Theater's GROUNDED, Starring Anne Hathaway, Sets New Opening Night by BroadwayWorld

The Public Theater will begin previews for George Brant's GROUNDED on Tuesday, April 7. Directed by two-time Tony Award winner Julie Taymor and featuring Academy Award winner Anne Hathaway, …

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Photo Flash: First Look at Carey Mulligan & Bill Nighy in SKYLIGHT on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Mulligan and Bill Night reprise their critically acclaimed West End performances in the hit London production of David Hare's Skylight at the John Golden Theatre 252 West 45th Street, direct…

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Williamstown Theatre Festival to Release 60th Anniversary Coffee Table Book by BroadwayWorld

The Williamstown Theatre Festival announces the publication of MANY STAGES, a coffee table book on the Festival's 60 years.

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Lindsay Mendez, Gideon Glick & More to Lead Roundabout's World Premiere of SIGNIFICANT OTHER by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company has announced that the upcoming world premiere, Off-Broadway production of Joshua Harmon's Significant Other, directed by Trip Cullman, will feature Barbara Barrie…

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Kenny Leon to Direct Play Reading Benefiting NYC After-School Theater Programs by BroadwayWorld

Opening Act, an innovative nonprofit that provides free after-school theater programming to New York City's most under-served public high schools, today announced that Tony Award-winning dir…

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Paramount Hotel Will Bring Back the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop This Spring! by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Awards once again host the Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop at the the Paramount Hotel 235 W 46th St, the official hotel partner of the Tony Awards. The Tony Awards Pop-Up Shop will be unve…

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Broadway Dims Lights in Memory of Tony Winner Gene Saks This Evening by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway community mourns the loss of acclaimed director and performer Gene Saks, who passed away on Saturday at age 93. The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in h…

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AIRLINE HIGHWAY Brings NOLA to Broadway Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Manhattan Theatre Club's presentation of Steppenwolf Theatre Company's production of Airline Highway, the new play by Pulitzer Prize finalist Lisa D'Amour Detroit, directed by two-time Tony …

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39 STEPS Revival Begins Previews Off-Broadway Tonight by BroadwayWorld

The two-time Tony Award winning hilarious hit comedy 39 Steps begins previews tonight, April Fool's Day, April 1st, 2015, with an opening night set for Monday, April 13th at the Union Square…

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'World's Most Beloved Opera Singer' Makes Broadway Debut in LIVING ON LOVE, Beginning Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Four time Grammy Award winner Renee Fleming makes her Broadway debut alongside Tony Award nominee Douglas Sills, two-time Emmy Award nominee Anna Chlumsky, Jerry O'Connell, Blake Hammond and…

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Olympia Dukakis, Bill Irwin & Carey Perloff Set for 'Why Theater Matters' Panel at 92Y Tonight by BroadwayWorld

A panel of theater's great advocates and innovators-Carey Perloff, artistic director of San Francisco's legendary American Conservatory Theater, whose new book is Beautiful Chaos the multipl…

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Hilary Mantel Signs Books at Broadway's WOLF HALL: PARTS 1 & 2 This Month by BroadwayWorld

Dame Hilary Mantel, the double Man Booker Prize winner for her acclaimed novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, as well as the author of the Broadway production Wolf Hall Parts 1 amp 2, i…

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Photo Flash: Anita Gillette Performs SO, AS I WAS SAYING at Birdland by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was thrilled to welcome back Broadway and tv actress Anita Gillette, who debuted a new concert entitled 'So, As I Was Saying.' The one-night-only even…

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BULLETS OVER BROADWAY to Launch National Tour at Playhouse Square; 2015-16 Broadway Series Announced! by BroadwayWorld

The GE Chandelier won't be the only glittering jewel in town for long when Playhouse Square welcomes Cameron Mackintosh's spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF T…

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