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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day With These Shows by Dan Meyer

Stephanie J. Block in The Pirate Queen, Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, and Christian Borle in Peter and the Starcatcher are just a few reasons to shout “Argh!” on Sept…

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Watch Highlights From Chicago Premiere of Bernhardt/Hamlet by Dan Meyer

The Goodman Theatre production of Theresa Rebeck’s play began September 14, starring Terri McMahon.

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Tony Winners Betty Buckley and Donna McKechnie, More Set for Season 2 of The Fabulous Invalid Podcast by Dan Meyer

The Broadway podcast launches its new slate September 19.

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Jagged Little Pill Collaborators Diane Paulus and Diablo Cody, Disney's Thomas Schumacher, More Set for Business of Broadway Breakfast by Dan Meyer

The annual event celebrates the theatre industry, coinciding with the unveiling of Variety's Broadway Players to Watch list.

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Watch Tony Winner Billy Porter Make the Grandest of Entrances on Late Night TV by Dan Meyer

The Pose Emmy nominee dropped by The Late Late Show with James Corden to celebrate his 50th birthday.

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7 Reasons to Celebrate the Broadway Premiere of Linda Vista by Dan Meyer

Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts’ new play begins previews at the Helen Hayes Theatre September 19.

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Hand to God Robert Askins Selected for New Playwriting Residency Alley at Ucross by Dan Meyer

The program selected the Tony nominee and four others to participate in a development workshop.

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Watch Tony Nominee Taylor Louderman Sing ‘Little Miss Perfect’ by Dan Meyer

The Mean Girls star performs the song by Joriah Kwamé, a winner of Louderman’s Write Out Loud contest.

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Blythe Danner, Annie Golden, and Alessandro Nivola to Attend Film Screenings at Metrograph by Dan Meyer

Disobedience, I’ll See You in Your Dreams, and Hair will all play between September 16 and September 21 at the New York City cinema.

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MCC Theater Announces New Musical Development Initiative From the Platt Family by Dan Meyer

The Gary Platt Musical Initiative is expected to support the Off-Broadway company for the next five seasons.

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Read Reviews for the West End Premiere of the Musical Big by Dan Meyer

The stage adaptation of the ‘80s film officially opened at the Dominion Theatre September 17.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Broadway to Dim the Lights for Late Stage Manager Arthur Gaffin by Dan Meyer

Mr. Gaffin, who worked on such shows as Cabaret and 1984, died earlier this month.

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Broadway’s Jelani Remy, Rachel Potter, Carrie St. Louis, and More to Celebrate Andrew Lippa by Dan Meyer

The stars join the previously announced Kate Baldwin, Lesli Margherita, and others celebrating the Tony-nominated lyricist and composer.

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Tom Hiddleston and Stephen Colbert Compete in a Hamlet Soliloquy Face-Off by Dan Meyer

The Broadway star dropped by The Late Show to talk about Betrayal and Loki, and to show off his Shakespeare skills.

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What Did Critics Think of Wives at Playwrights Horizons? by Dan Meyer

The Jaclyn Backhaus play puts the spotlight on women overshadowed by famous men in the history books.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Rachel Bloom Reveals Pregnancy After Winning Her First Emmy by Dan Meyer

The Crazy Ex-Girlfriend star won the Emmy for Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics.

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Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Makes Donation in Honor of Late Broadway Stage Manager Arthur Gaffin by Dan Meyer

The longtime production stage manager worked on over two dozen productions, including revivals of Nine, Cabaret, and the Broadway debut of 1984.

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Disney+ Picks Up Ballet Docuseries On Pointe by Dan Meyer

The show will follow students at School of American Ballet as they prepare for NYC’s annual production of The Nutcracker.

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Jordin Sparks On Her Delicious Research to Star in Waitress on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The Broadway alum and Season 6 American Idol winner steps into the role of Jenna September 16.

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Broadway Veteran Aaron Lazar Replaces Steven Pasquale in Fox Series Filthy Rich by Dan Meyer

The Dear Evan Hansen and A Little Night Music alum will star opposite Kim Cattrall.

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Go in the Rehearsal Room With the Cast of Chasing Rainbows at Paper Mill Playhouse by Dan Meyer

See Ruby Rakos portray Judy Garland in the upcoming musical, plus Olivier winner Lesli Margherita and Tony nominee Max Von Essen talk about bringing her story to life on stage.

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Tony Winners Alan Cumming, Ali Stroker, Ari’el Stachel, and More Slated for Gimlet’s Fall Season by Dan Meyer

Broadway and TV stars including Noah Galvin, Carrie Coon, Samira Wiley, Matthew Rhys, and Lucas Hedges join Gimlet Media's new and returning podcasts.

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

What Do Critics Think of Netflix's Adaptation of American Son, Starring Kerry Washington? by Dan Meyer

The original Broadway cast, which also included Steven Pasquale and Jeremy Jordan, returns to star in the movie.

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Denver’s John Moore Receives Lucy Jordan Award From Actors’ Equity Association by Dan Meyer

The Mile High City resident is the founder of Denver Actors Fund, which has raised over $375,000 in aid for members of the theatre community.

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Cast Members Pick the 3 Ingredients That Make Off-Broadway's Seared Perfectly Seasoned by Dan Meyer

Tony nominee Raúl Esparza, Krysta Rodriguez, and more on what makes the upcoming Theresa Rebeck play so delicious.

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See Tony Winner Lea Salonga Rehearse for Sweeney Todd in Manila by Dan Meyer

The Broadway favorite will take on the role of Mrs. Lovett in the Philippines staging.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Cast Set for Bandstand National Tour by Dan Meyer

The first tour of the Broadway musical will begin with a preview run in Oklahoma City before launching in College Station, Texas.

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SPACE on Ryder Farm Opens Applications for 2020 Residencies by Dan Meyer

Applications are due November 6 to be considered for a residency at the farming homestead in upstate New York.

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Watch the Grammy-Winning Performers of ‘A Whole New World’ Reunite at Aladdin on Broadway by Dan Meyer

Peabo Bryson and Regina Belle took to the stage following a performance of the musical to sing the Disney standard.

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