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Sunday, January 20, 2019

Isaac Mizrahi Kicks of Tour of New Show, ‘I&ME’ by Cleo Aukland

Isaac Mizrahi kicks off a national tour of 'I&ME' — a cabaret revue including stories, songs and even a very comical, audience participation re-gift segment.

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Friday, January 18, 2019

5 Not-to-Miss Shows During NYC Broadway Week by Cleo Aukland

NYC Broadway Week returns with 2-for-1 tickets from January 21 through February 11. Here are some of our top picks.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Too Many Cooks Spoil the Melting Pot: ‘Paradise Square’ by Cleo Aukland

‘Paradise Square’ (Photo: Kevin Berne/Berkeley Repertory Theatre) By Jim Gladstone During the mid-19th century, the Manhattan neighborhood of Five Points offered an optimistic gl…

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Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The 2019 Broadway Winter Preview by Cleo Aukland

What’s on the calendar for Broadway openings this January through March.

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

8 Ways to Spend A Theatre-Themed New Year's Eve in NYC by Cleo Aukland

From concerts starring Aaron Tveit and Renée Fleming, to chic masquerade balls—kick off the New Year with some of the best entertainment New York City has to offer.

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Sunday, December 23, 2018

Track All of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Ongoing and Upcoming Projects in Theatre, Film, and Television by Cleo Aukland

Can't keep tabs on all the In The Heights-Hamilton-Mary Poppins Returns star’s projects? We made a list for you.

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Friday, December 21, 2018

One-on-One As Far As My Fingertips Take Me to Play Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company by Cleo Aukland

The Tania El Khoury performance piece will be performed by Basel Zaraa every 15 minutes beginning January 16.

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

New York City Ballet's Tiler Peck and More to Dance at NYC Dance Alliance Foundation Benefit by Cleo Aukland

The DESTINY RISING performance at The Joyce Theater will benefit the Foundation's College Scholarship Program.

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Feinstein's/54 Below Will Hold Rusty Magee Tribute Show by Cleo Aukland

The works of the late composer, lyricist, and comedian will be celebrated January 20, 2019.

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Royal Scottish National Orchestra Appoints Alistair Mackie as Chief Executive by Cleo Aukland

Mackie joins the Orchestra from London's Philharmonia Orchestra, and will begin his position in April 2019.

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Friday, December 14, 2018

Star-Studded Holiday Cabarets Around the Country by Cleo Aukland

From The Skivvies and Ana Gasteyer to Kristin Chenoweth and Norm Lewis, some of your favorite performers want to celebrate the holidays with audiences.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Industry Roundup: Recent Hires at Queens Theatre, Victory Gardens, and More in the Theatre Community by Cleo Aukland

See who has recently joined the team at high-profile artistic institutions in the U.S. and U.K.

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Saturday, December 8, 2018

18 New York City Holiday-Themed Shows for the Whole Family by Cleo Aukland

Check out this guide for theatre the entire family will enjoy during the 2018 holiday season.

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Guggenheim's 2019 Works & Process Series to Feature Be More Chill, Jeanine Tesori's Blue, More by Cleo Aukland

The spring lineup will showcase up-and-coming plays, musicals, operas, dance pieces, and more.

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What Did Critics Think of Fiddler on the Roof at London's Menier Chocolate Factory? by Cleo Aukland

Starring Andy Nyman and four-time Tony nominee Judy Kuhn, the production opened December 5.

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Enter for a Chance to See Mary Poppins Returns Starring Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda by Cleo Aukland

The exclusive screening will take place December 17 in NYC, two days ahead of the national release.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Join Playbill Travel for Its First American Cruise by Cleo Aukland

Bound for the historic Pacific Northwest, Playbill Travel will bring guests along for Broadway in the Great Northwest in 2020.

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New Hires at Signature Theatre, Serino Coyne, and More in the Theatre Industry by Cleo Aukland

See who has recently joined the team at high-profile artistic institutions across the United States.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

When We Were Kings Musical Based on Muhammad Ali Documentary in the Works by Cleo Aukland

The musical, featuring a book by Shelley Marcus, will be produced by David Sonenberg.

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Industry Roundup: New Hires in the Theatre Community by Cleo Aukland

See who has recently joined the team at high-profile artistic institutions across the United States.

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21 Ways to Spend Thanksgiving Week in NYC by Cleo Aukland

From schedule changes for Broadway shows to holiday cabarets and themed Thanksgiving dinners, fill your proverbial plate with theatre November 21–25.

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Monday, November 19, 2018

Maximize Your Thanksgiving Holiday With These Off-Broadway Friday Matinees by Cleo Aukland

Here's a roundup of Off-Broadway shows offering November 23 afternoon performances.

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Playbill’s Guide to the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade by Cleo Aukland

Tips to find the best spot on the parade route, the full lineup listing, and more.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Kwofe Coleman Announced as The Muny's Managing Director by Cleo Aukland

The Muny is the largest outdoor venue for musical theatre and will celebrate its 101st season in 2019.

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Lee Sunday Evans Named New Artistic Director at Waterwell by Cleo Aukland

The Obie Award-winning director will succeed co-founding artistic director Tom Ridgely.

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

The Band's Visit Partners With Inside Broadway for Creating the Magic Program by Cleo Aukland

The special opportunity educates students about the inner workings of the Great White Way.

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Jason Alexander to Direct The Last Five Years at Syracuse Stage by Cleo Aukland

Jason Robert Brown's two-hander will play May 29-June 16, 2019.

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Saturday, November 3, 2018

Bryan Cranston, Kerry Ellis, James Monroe Iglehart, More Honor Armed Forces in New Music Video by Cleo Aukland

Proceeds from the original song "The Hero" will benefit the U.K.-based Help for Heroes.

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Hamilton's Anthony Ramos Joins Liam Neeson Action Film Honest Thief by Cleo Aukland

Fresh off his role in A Star Is Born, Ramos will play a crooked FBI agent in the new movie.

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Adam Driver and Michael Shannon to Star in True West Reading for Arts in the Armed Forces by Cleo Aukland

The November event celebrates the tenth anniversary of the organization, founded by Driver.

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Friday, October 26, 2018

First Look at Elaine May, Michael Cera, Lucas Hedges, in The Waverly Gallery by Cleo Aukland

The 2001 play by Kenneth Lonergan premiered on Broadway October 25.

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