All stories by Dan Meyer on BroadwayStars

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Catch Previews of Little Miss Perfect, House Rules, and More New Musicals From New York Theatre Barn by Dan Meyer

Ty Defoe, Lauren Gunderson, Joriah Kwame, and more are set to perform in February.

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Leslie Odom Jr. Builds on the Foundation Laid by Hamilton in One Night in Miami... by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner talks about writing a song for Regina King’s new film, the state of theatre, and how Smash changed his career trajectory.

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Andréa Burns and Maulik Pancholy Tapped for George Street Playhouse 2021 Virtual Season by Dan Meyer

The Broadway alums will star in two solo comedies.

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Monday, January 25, 2021

Romeo and Juliet, Starring Jessie Buckley and Josh O’Connor, Gets Broadcast Date by Dan Meyer

The London National Theatre made-for-TV-movie will debut on PBS this spring.

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Friday, January 22, 2021

How the Geffen Playhouse is Bringing India—and Bollywood—to Our Kitchens by Dan Meyer

Bollywood Kitchen creator Sri Rao chats with Playbill.

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Join Audra McDonald and Will Swenson for a Valentine's Chocolate Tasting by Dan Meyer

The virtual, interactive event is presented by Playbill and Läderach.

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Lillias White, S. Epatha Merkerson, More Will Reunite for Billy Porter's While I Yet Live by Dan Meyer

The virtual reading welcomes the entire original Off-Broadway cast.

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Read Reviews for Derek DelGaudio’s In & Of Itself by Dan Meyer

The filmed version of the solo show is now streaming on Hulu.

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Cinderella Movie, Starring Camila Cabello, Billy Porter, and Idina Menzel, Delayed to Summer by Dan Meyer

The cast also includes James Corden, John Mulaney, Fra Fee, Minnie Driver, Pierce Brosnan, and Maddie Baillio.

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Bullets on Broadway Returns for Interactive Encore January 22 by Dan Meyer

It’s lights, camera, murder (!) in this digital theatrical experience.

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Surprise Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman With Sweet Video Message by Dan Meyer

The inauguration ceremony’s breakout star referenced Hamilton in her poem.

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West End Star John Owen-Jones Misses Live Theatre Like the Rest of Us by Dan Meyer

The Les Misérables alum discusses working on The Theatre Channel.

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See Lighting Foundation Raises Over $140,000 for Immigrant Theatre Workers by Dan Meyer

The campaign continues to seek support during the shutdown.

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Hang Out With Joe Iconis and the Cast of Be More Chill January 21 by Dan Meyer

A virtual stage door experience for theatre fans of all ages.

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

How to Continue Helping Arts Workers During an Unprecedented Era of Theatre by Dan Meyer

Industry members need your support as theatres remain dark.

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James Corden, Patti LuPone, More Sing Farewell to Trump Presidency in Les Misérables Parody by Dan Meyer

Patti LuPone isn't an anti-masker; she just plays one on late night.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The Black Seed Project Awards Grants to Nearly 100 Theatre Companies by Dan Meyer

Black National Theatre, Negro Ensemble Company, and AUDELCO are just a few of the recipients.

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Catch a New Glimpse of the Broadway-Aimed Musical Paradise Square by Dan Meyer

The musical is set in Manhattan’s Five Points neighborhood during the Civil War.

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Laura Benanti Sings From Beauty and the Beast in Her Melania Swan Song by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner performed a parody of “Belle” in the middle of Times Square.

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Watch Tribute to Nick Cordero, Featuring the Late Tony Nominee in Unseen Workshop Footage by Dan Meyer

The video features clips from Eyes of the World: From D-Day to VE Day, co-starring Kate Rockwell.

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Monday, January 18, 2021

Look Back at The Mountaintop on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The play by Katori Hall follows Martin Luther King, Jr. over a single night in the Memphis motel.

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BAM Co-Presents a Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. January 18 by Dan Meyer

The virtual event streams at 11 AM ET.

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Interactive Bollywood Kitchen Begins January 15 at Geffen Stayhouse by Dan Meyer

Filmmaker and cookbook author Sri Rao leads audiences on a virtual culinary journey.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Anaïs Mitchell, Aleshea Harris, and Over 100 More Theatre Writers Call on Biden-Harris Administration for Arts Support by Dan Meyer

Playwrights, composers, lyricists, and librettists have joined a letter campaign advocating for the creation of a Department of the Arts and substantial COVID-19 relief for artists.

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The Devil Wears Prada Musical Pushes Chicago World Premiere to 2022 by Dan Meyer

The stage adaptation will star Beth Leavel and Taylor Iman Jones.

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Slave Play, The Inheritance, Jagged Little Pill, Playbill-Presented Pride Plays Score 2021 Artios Awards Nominations by Dan Meyer

The honors celebrate casting directors in theatre, film, and television.

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Watch Hamilton's Side-by-Side Comparison of ‘Satisfied’ and ‘Helpless’ by Dan Meyer

Rewind (rewind, rewind) with Renée Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo, and more.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Nathan Lane Joins Theatre-Stacked Cast of The Gilded Age by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner will also appear in Hulu's Only Murders in the Building.

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Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical Viral Sensation Continues With #AnyoneCanCreate Streaming Panel by Dan Meyer

Broadway for All leads a conversation with the show's creative team January 14.

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Write Out Loud Songwriting Competition, Origin of Viral 'Little Miss Perfect,' Announces 2021 Contest by Dan Meyer

The program, co-founded by Tony nominee Taylor Louderman, seeks emerging musical theatre writers.

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All that Chat

Oct 06: Slave Play
Feb 01: The Minutes