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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Original Cast of REEFER MADNESS to Reunite in Concert at 54 Below Next Month by BroadwayWorld

On April 19th amp 20th, the cult classic musical Reefer Madness, with book and lyrics by Kevin Murphy and book and music by Dan Studney, will be presented in concert at 54 Below for 3 perfor…

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Uzo Aduba, Reed Birney & More Set for BU's Reception Honoring Stewart F. Lane & Bonnie Comley by BroadwayWorld

Boston University College of Fine Arts will bring together alumni and friends in the New York area and members of the Broadway community for a reception celebrating the newly established Ste…

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Ryan Silverman, Tony DeSare & More to Join New York Pops for LET'S BE FRANK Next Month by BroadwayWorld

On April 10, 2015 at 800PM, The New York Pops will close its 32nd subscription season at Carnegie Hall's Stern AuditoriumPerelman Stage, with four of today's finest entertainers - Tony DeSar…

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ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY Update - Peter Gallagher Back Out of the Show Until Friday Due to Illness by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway production of On the Twentieth Century will now open on Sunday, March 15, as a result of Peter Gallagher missing a…

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A.R.T. Brings in Record-Breaking $1M at BOUNDLESS Gala by BroadwayWorld

The Board of Trustees of the American Repertory Theater A.R.T. just announced that the theater's annual gala Boundless, which was held at the Boston Park Plaza Castle on Monday, March 2, wit…

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Photo Flash: Broadway Gathers for Six Degrees of Stockard Channing! by BroadwayWorld

Just last night, the Lodge at the McKittrick Hotel, hosted a party celebrating one of Broadway's favorite stars- Stockard Channing Six Degrees of Stockard Channing was attended by all sorts…

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30th Annual Doing Art Together Benefit to Honor Tony Danza, 3/30 by BroadwayWorld

The 30th Annual Doing Art Together Benefit - emceed by Emmy award winning NBC 4 NY traffic reporter Lauren Scala - will take place in New York City on March 30th at the Mandarin Oriental. Th…

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Dramatists Guild Fund Launches #WriteChange Scholarship by BroadwayWorld

The Dramatists Guild Fund will award ten writers with scholarships to attend the Dramatists Guild National Conference this July 16-19 in La Jolla, CA.

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Photo Flash: Jeremy Jordan, Krysta Rodriguez, Cast of THE LAST SHIP & More Play 54 Below This Week by BroadwayWorld

54 Below welcomed a slew of all-star guests this week, including the company of The Last Ship Company with Sting, Jeremy Jordan, Andy Mientus and Krysta Rodriguez in THIS WILL BE OUR YEAR, a…

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Kate Mulgrew, America Ferrerra & More Set for Lily Awards Foundation's Play Reading Series by BroadwayWorld

The Lilly Awards Foundation has announced complete casting for the Inaugural 3Plays from The Kilroys' List A Reading Series featuring new works by female playwrights Larissa FastHorse, Meg M…

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IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU Introduces Another Hilarious Winner in Wedding Inspired Broadway Giveaway! by BroadwayWorld

For the last two weeks, BroadwayWorld has been introducing you to the winners of It Shoulda Been You's incredible wedding inspired Broadway giveaway. This hilarious new musical, directed by …

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John Lahr, Kika Markham & More Make Shortlist for 2015 Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography by BroadwayWorld

The shortlist is announced today for the eighth annual Sheridan Morley Prize for Theatre Biography - the nominees are Tennessee Williams Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh by John Lahr, Our Time of…

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David Geffen Donates $100 Million to Lincoln Center; Avery Fisher Hall Will Get New Name in 2015-16 Season by BroadwayWorld

Music and media executive and philanthropist David Geffen has given a 100 million gift to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts to lead the complete transformation of its largest concert ha…

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Cicely Tyson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Orange Is The New Black & More to Be Honored at GRACIES AWARDS by BroadwayWorld

Over the past 40 years, the Alliance for Women In Media Foundation AWMF has annually honored exemplary women and men in the media and entertainment industry individuals who are pioneers in t…

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Jenn Colella, Erin Davie & More Set for York's 100 MUSICALS IN MUFTI Benefit Concert; John Tartaglia to Host! by BroadwayWorld

The York Theatre Company, dedicated to the development of new musicals and preserving musical gems from the past, will present an unforgettable one-night only benefit, The 100 Musicals in Mu…

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New Work by Tracy Letts, Chicago Premiere of THE FLICK & More Set for Steppenwolf's 2015-16 Season by BroadwayWorld

Steppenwolf Theatre Company Artistic Director Martha Lavey announced today the 201516 Subscription Season, which marks the company's 40th anniversary.

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Judith Light, Thomas Schumacher & More to Serve as Judges for Tony Awards' First Theatre Education Award by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University CMU today announced the panel of esteemed judges for the inaugural 'Excellence in Theatre Education Award.'

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NEVERMORE to Conclude Off-Broadway Run Later This Month by BroadwayWorld

NEVERMORE - The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe, a unique theatrical experience illuminating the haunting life story of iconic writer Edgar Allan Poe, will play its fi…

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Broadway Green Alliance Forms New Contest for College Students by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway Green Alliance BGA has launched a new contest to honor and reward College Green Captains for creating greener productions on college campuses. Winners will have brought innovat…

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Photo Flash: There's a New Carole in Town- First Look at Chilina Kennedy in BEAUTIFUL! by BroadwayWorld

Award-winning Canadian actress Chilina Kennedy, who made her Broadway debut as 'Mary Magdalene' in Jesus Christ Superstar, has nabbed the title role in Beautiful-The Carole King Musical, the…

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Alex Sharp Will Host Shubert Foundation's First High School Theatre Festival by BroadwayWorld

The first annual Shubert Foundation High School Theatre Festival for New York City Public Schools will take place on Monday, March 9 at Broadway's Imperial Theatre 249 West 45th Street at 70…

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Hunter Parrish, Lance Bass & More to Guest in Amazon Original Series HAND OF GOD by BroadwayWorld

Amazon today announced Erykah Badu Black Dynamite, Lance Bass Hell amp Back, Hunter Parrish The Good Wife, Jon Tenney Scandal and Jacob Vargas Sons of Anarchy will guest star in the highly-a…

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Photo Flash: First Look at The Wick's MAN OF LA MANCHA Starring George Dvorsky by BroadwayWorld

The Wick presents MAN OF LA MANCHA February 26 - March 28, 2015, starring George Dvorsky with Robert Anthony Jones and Alix Paige. Check out a first look below

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Apollo Theater to Celebrate 100th Birthday of Blues Legend Billie Holiday by BroadwayWorld

The Apollo Theater will celebrate the 100th birthday of blues legend Billie Holiday with a series of special events.

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Mirvish Announces 2015-16 Season - MATILDA, GENTLEMEN'S GUIDE, Bonus Shows and More! by BroadwayWorld

In the 2015-16 season, David Mirvish will present 14 shows in Toronto, consisting of seven shows in the Mainstage Subscription Series, three in the Off-Mirvish Subscription Series and four s…

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Michael Arden, Patrick Page, Ciara Renee and More Return in THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME, Beginning Tonight at Paper Mill by BroadwayWorld

Paper Mill Playhouse presents The Hunchback of Notre Dame which first played to rave reviews in La Jolla. Inspired by the classic Victor Hugo novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame has a book by…

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Joe Pantoliano to Appear in GREAT KILLS at Theater for the New City, 3/26-4/12 by BroadwayWorld

'Great Kills' by Tom Diriwachter is a darkly comic tale of a get-rich-quick scheme in Staten Island that goes awry. Theater for the New City TNC will present the play's debut run March 26 to…

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Harlem Stage to Premiere Stew's NOTES OF A NATIVE SONG This June by BroadwayWorld

Harlem Stage is pleased to present the world premiere of Notes of a Native Song, a new work by Tony and Obie award-winning playwright, singer-songwriter Stew Passing Strange, co-composed wit…

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Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson's INVISIBLE LIFE Musical to Premiere at the Apollo This Summer by BroadwayWorld

Nick Ashford and Valerie Simpson's new musical INVISIBLE LIFE is coming to the Apollo Theater this summer. Presented by Proteus E2 Productions, the show will begin Thursday, June 25 for a li…

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Signature in the Schools to Celebrate 20th Anniversary with VENI, VIDI, VICI World Premiere This Month by BroadwayWorld

Signature in the Schools, Signature Theatre's flagship education program, presents the world premiere production of Veni, Vidi, Vici, written by writerdirector and Signature Theatre's Reside…

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Cirque du Soleil Looking for Broadway Home? by BroadwayWorld

According to the New York Post, Cirque du Soleil is looking for a permanent home in New York City and could be the Lyric Theatre's next resident company, after Broadway's ON THE TOWN closes.

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