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Sunday, October 13, 2019

What It Takes to Perform in 4 Broadway Shows in a Single Season by Emily Selleck

Current Mean Girls swing Maria Briggs worked more Broadway shows than any other performer. Here’s how she did it.

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Community-Building Art Project Habitat: Home to Offer 2 New York City Performances by Emily Selleck

The events will reflect on what "home" means and weave themes of identity, immigration, and climate change.

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Make Them Hear You Concert Will Showcase 3 Musicals by Artists of Color From BMI Workshop by Emily Selleck

The one-night-only performance will take place October 28.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

How New Musical The Wrong Man Made It to New York With Help From the Hamilton Team by Emily Selleck

Ross Golan’s new show celebrated its world premiere Off-Broadway October 7.

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Read Reviews for Will Arbery's Heroes of the Fourth Turning by Emily Selleck

The world premiere, directed by Danya Taymor, opened October 7 at Playwrights Horizons.

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Watch Cast Members From Broadway's Saturday Night Fever Reunite in Times Square by Emily Selleck

The flash mob performance, featuring Orfeh, Andy Karl, Paige Price, Bryan Batt, and more, celebrated the musical’s 20th anniversary.

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Whether Downtown or on Broadway, Slave Play Writer Jeremy O. Harris Is Excited to Be ‘Making Plays for My Friends’ by Emily Selleck

The new play, helmed by Robert O'Hara, officially opened on Broadway October 6.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Read the Reviews for London Premiere of Austen-Inspired The Watsons by Emily Selleck

The Laura Wade play, based on an unfinished Jane Austen novel, Menier Chocolate Factory September 30.

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In the Heights and Hamilton Star Anthomy Ramos to Discuss Debut Album in Conversation With 92Y by Emily Selleck

Ramos will sit down at the Upper East Side venue to chat The Good & the Bad.

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Debbie Allen to Present 10th Annual Hot Chocolate Nutcracker Starring Raven-Symoné and More by Emily Selleck

The Emmy Award-winning choreographer will stage the Los Angeles-area holiday spectacular.

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Industry Roundup: LA Philharmonic Names New CEO, Plus New Hires at Signature Theatre and More by Emily Selleck

See who has recently joined the teams at major U.S. arts institutions.

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Industry Roundup: LA Philharmonic Names New CEO, Plus New Hires at The Shubert Organization and More by Emily Selleck

See who has recently joined the teams at major U.S. arts institutions.

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Watch Girl From the North Country Stars Sing Bob Dylan's 'Make You Feel My Love' by Emily Selleck

Rachel John and Jeannette Bayardelle preview the song, which will appear in the Broadway-bound musical.

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Tony Winner Laura Benanti to Perform in Concert at the Axelrod by Emily Selleck

The New Jersey native will make her Shore debut October 19.

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Monday, September 30, 2019

Off-Broadway Musical R.R.R.E.D. Releases Cast Album by Emily Selleck

Katie Thompson's musical comedy had its off-Broadway bow at the DR2 Theatre in 2018.

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What Do Critics Think of the Almost Famous World Premiere? by Emily Selleck

The new musical about a teen rock writer in the 1970s opened at San Diego's Old Globe Theatre September 27.

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Primary Stages to Honor Theresa Rebeck at 2019 Gala by Emily Selleck

Tony winners Rachel Chavkin, Katie Finneran, Julie White, and more will pay tribute to the playwright at the October event.

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What Did Critics Think of Two Ladies in London, Starring Zoë Wanamaker and Zrinka Cvitešić? by Emily Selleck

Nancy Harris' tale of two presidential wives had its world premiere September 25.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Inside Opening Night of The Height of the Storm on Broadway With Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins by Emily Selleck

The Florian Zeller play opened at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theater September 24.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Industry Roundup: Playwrights Horizons Theater School Names New Director, Plus New Hires at Long Wharf Theatre and More by Emily Selleck

See who has recently joined the team at major U.S. theatre institutions.

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Tony Winner Blythe Danner Joins Season 3 of American Gods by Emily Selleck

The stage veteran is set for a four-episode arc on the Starz drama.

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Read the Reviews for Ethan Coen's A Play Is a Poem by Emily Selleck

The Oscar-winning screenwriter's play has its world premiere at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Nicolas Dromard Returns to Jersey Boys Off-Broadway by Emily Selleck

The Tommy DeVito actor closed the original Broadway production in 2017.

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Jonathan Groff, Miriam Shor, More to Perform at Drama League Gala Honoring Sutton Foster by Emily Selleck

The 36th annual event will take place October 28.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Brooklyn Reefer Madness Screening to Feature Ethan Slater, Original Star Christian Campbell, More by Emily Selleck

The 2005 cult favorite will be celebrated at Brooklyn's House of Yes.

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Watch Disney’s Broadway Stars Perform a Medley From The Lion King, Aladdin and Frozen by Emily Selleck

Caissie Levy, Michael James Scott, and more sang “Circle of Life,” “Friend Like Me,” and “Let It Go” live on Good Morning America.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Merz Trio to Present Intimate 1-Night-Only Event at The Sheen Center by Emily Selleck

The string and piano ensemble will offer a program paired with a wine tasting.

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Simon Woods Steps Down as CEO of Los Angeles Philharmonic by Emily Selleck

The announcement comes ahead of the company's October season launch.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Watch Disney on Broadway Characters Get a Modern Makeover From Fashion Design Students by Emily Selleck

Patti Murin, Arielle Jacobs, and Adrienne Walker see their roles with a couture twist.

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Michael Urie Will Reunite With Ugly Betty Co-Star Becki Newton in CBS Pilot Fun by Emily Selleck

The comedy hails from 2 Broke Girls creator Michael Patrick King.

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