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Thursday, April 22, 2021

George Gershwin–Inspired Movie Musical Fascinating Rhythm Announced by Dan Meyer

Once and Sing Street creator John Carney will direct and co-write the film with two Oscar-winning megaproducers attached.

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The Theatre Channel Will Return With Layton Williams, Kerry Ellis, More West End Stars by Dan Meyer

Also, Antonio Banderas goes behind-the-scenes of his Spanish-language A Chorus Line in the latest episode.

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Carmen Cusack, Alice Ripley, More Join Raúl Esparza in The Waves in Quarantine by Dan Meyer

Berkeley Rep’s digital production will celebrate a virtual opening night April 29.

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The Whale Is 'Ready to Make a Splash' in Final Clue Package for Broadway’s Masked Singer by Dan Meyer

The Broadway Cares benefit premieres April 26.

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Elliott Gould Joins Kathleen Chalfant in We Have to Hurry Live Stream Performance by Dan Meyer

The virtual production of Dorothy Lyman’s play will begin May 1.

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Upcoming The Music Man Star Hugh Jackman Releases Statement on Abuse Allegations Against Producer Scott Rudin by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner broke his silence days after co-star Sutton Foster commented on the industry reckoning.

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Jordan Fisher and Dove Cameron Will Star in Movie Adaptation of Field Notes on Love by Dan Meyer

Broadway alum Lauren Graham and author Jennifer E. Smith will co-write the film.

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Watch Rory O’Malley Host a Discussion With Pediatric Care Physicians in Centerstage With Healthcare Heroes by Dan Meyer

The health and wellness series marks a partnership between Playbill and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Nolan Williams Jr. Explores the Intersection of African American Food Traditions and Theatre in Grace by Dan Meyer

The musical will get its world premiere at the Ford’s Theatre in spring 2022.

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NAATCO's Streaming Presentation of Our Town Will Star Amy Hill, Midori Francis Iwama, More by Dan Meyer

The virtual benefit features an all-Asian American cast.

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Star-Studded Red Bucket Match-Up Raises Nearly $2 Million for Broadway Cares by Dan Meyer

Tony nominee Aaron Tveit and Emmy winner Eric McCormack scored the highest totals.

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Off-Broadway Run of Blindness Adds Performances by Dan Meyer

The socially distant audio-visual production is currently running at the Daryl Roth Theatre.

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Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical, Hamilton on Disney+, More Earn 2021 Webby Award Nominations by Dan Meyer

The honors celebrate excellence on the internet.

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Monday, April 19, 2021

The ShowBiz Quiz Will Return April 22 With Derek Klena and Diana DeGarmo by Dan Meyer

Join this virtual, interactive Broadway trivia night—with prizes—from Playbill Experiences.

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John Cameron Mitchell Tapped for Limited Series About Joe Exotic by Dan Meyer

The Tony recipient will star opposite the previously announced Kate McKinnon.

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Upcoming The Music Man Star Sutton Foster on Producer Scott Rudin 'Stepping Back' by Dan Meyer

“I feel like the only positive outcome is the one that happened,” said the Tony winner in an Instagram video.

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Friday, April 16, 2021

Let Lin-Manuel Miranda Take You on a Tour of the ‘Greatest City in the World’ by Dan Meyer

The Hamilton and In The Heights creator visits a number of historic sites using Google Arts and Culture.

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Kathleen Chalfant Will Star in Live Stream Production of We Have to Hurry by Dan Meyer

Patricia Vanstone will direct the Dorothy Lyman play.

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Rachel Bay Jones Joins Season 2 of Why Women Kill by Dan Meyer

Will the Tony winner get the chance to sing in the anthology series? Her character suggests so.

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Meet The Potato: ‘I’m Here to Mash the Competition’ by Dan Meyer

Broadway’s Masked Singer reveals another clue package ahead of the April 26 premiere.

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Disney’s Frozen Sets New Dates for West End Opening by Dan Meyer

Check out Samantha Barks, Stephanie McKeon and more in costume.

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Sutton Foster-Led Younger Begins 7th and Final Season April 15 by Dan Meyer

The series returns on Paramount+ with Hilary Duff, Nico Tortorella, and Debi Mazar.

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Jordan E. Cooper, Donnetta Lavinia Grays, and Sylvia Khoury Win 2021 Whiting Awards by Dan Meyer

The playwrights scored for their recent work in drama.

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Outdoor, In-Person Immersive Theatre Project The Seven Deadly Sins Is Coming to NYC by Dan Meyer

Bess Wohl, Moisés Kaufman, Ming Peiffer, and more will write new short plays for the production.

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Hugh Jackman and Laura Dern to Star in Movie Adaptation of Florian Zeller's The Son by Dan Meyer

Zeller and Christopher Hampton will adapt their successor to The Father, the film adaptation of which is currently Oscar-nominated.

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Come From Away Sets Reopening Date in London’s West End by Dan Meyer

The Olivier-winning musical will return to the Phoenix Theatre.

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Watch Abby Mueller Host a COVID-19 Discussion With Physicians in Centerstage With Healthcare Heroes by Dan Meyer

The health and wellness series marks a partnership between Playbill and Weill Cornell Medicine.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Edinburgh Fringe Festival Will Return With Outdoor Performances This Summer by Dan Meyer

The theatre showcase has spawned fan-favorites like Six, Fleabag, and The Shark Is Broken.

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Monday, April 12, 2021

Watch Anthony Ramos, Uzo Aduba, John Benjamin Hickey, More in In Treatment Teaser by Dan Meyer

The HBO show returns with a new cast May 23.

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The T. Fellowship Renamed in Honor of Harold Prince by Dan Meyer

The program for emerging theatrical producers is managed by Columbia University School of the Arts.

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The Father, Emerald Fennell, More Win BAFTA Awards by Dan Meyer

Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller shared the award for Best Adapted Screenplay.

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All that Chat

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Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre