All stories by Julia Chambers on BroadwayStars

Monday, January 15, 2024

Chicago Actor Jeff Gorti Lost His Eye to Cancer. Now, He Is Using His Story to Inspire Others by Julia Chambers

The performer on beating childhood cancer and his chance connection with a little boy who is just like him.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:04AM
Friday, December 22, 2023

31 Days of Holiday Cheer Exclusive: Norm Lewis Performs ‘The Christmas Song’ by Julia Chambers

The Broadway star stopped by Playbill Studios to sing the perennial classic, previewing his upcoming holiday concert with The New York Pops at Carnegie Hall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:36AM
Thursday, December 14, 2023

Jes Tom Wants to Make People Feel Less Lonely at Their Off-Broadway Comedy Show by Julia Chambers

The trans non-binary comedian on how they never thought they'd be an actor: "I didn't think I fit into that world."

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03PM
Monday, December 11, 2023

31 Days of Holiday Cheer Exclusive: Nick Fradiani Performs Neil Diamond’s ‘Cherry Cherry Christmas’ by Julia Chambers

The American Idol winner and lead of A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical stopped by Playbill Studios to wish you a merry, cherry, holly holy, rock and rolly Christmas.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:02PM
Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Deck the Halls With Playbill's 2023 Holiday Gift Guide by Julia Chambers

Make the Broadway fan in your life happy with these theatre-themed gifts.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:06AM
Monday, November 27, 2023

All the World's a Stage, According to Scene Partners' Dianne Wiest and Josh Hamilton by Julia Chambers

In the new Off-Broadway play at Vineyard Theatre, these experienced actors play fledgling artists trying to make it big.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54PM
Tuesday, November 21, 2023

From Stage to Sip: How the Broadway Cocktail Was Born by Julia Chambers

Behind Sweet Hospitality Group, which introduced the souvenir cup and the show-themed cocktails to Broadway. Plus, show-inspired drink recipes you can enjoy at home!

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Tuesday, November 14, 2023

On the Red Carpet: The Company of Harmony Talks about Bringing the World's Original Boy Band Back to Life by Julia Chambers

The new musical's creatives express the pressure and responsibility that comes with telling the true story of the Comedian Harmonists.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:42PM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Playbill Celebrates Broadway's November Birthdays! by Julia Chambers

From the infamous lord of the underworld to the famous painter in the park, Playbill is raising a glass to all the November Broadway birthdays.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:12PM
Wednesday, October 25, 2023

All the Women Who Have Played Glinda and Elphaba in Wicked on Broadway by Julia Chambers

The show will celebrate its 20th anniversary October 30, proving there is still no place like Oz.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:55AM
Thursday, October 19, 2023

'I Love a Boyband': The Cast of Broadway's Harmony on Why The Show Is a Must-See by Julia Chambers

The cast and creator of the show believe Harmony is a true story that needs to be heard.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM
Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Gilmore Girls Power Couple Richard and Emily Gilmore Lunched on Broadway Before They Dined on Screen by Julia Chambers

Twenty-four years before becoming husband and wife on Gilmore Girls, Edward Herrmann and Kelly Bishop both won awards at the 1976 Tonys.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:07PM
Monday, October 9, 2023

Ali Stroker, Bianca Marroquin, More Will Be Part of #LightUpMBC Live Stream by Julia Chambers

Raising awareness and funds for metastatic breast cancer research, the event will be live streamed to 220 countries.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM

LaDonna Burns, Jane Bruce, Katie Thompson, More Set for New York Theatre Barn's New Works Series by Julia Chambers

The evening will include excerpts from new musicals LIGHTHOUSE and Absolute Zero.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:03PM
Monday, October 2, 2023

Red Bull Theater and Repertorio Español to Present Don Quixote in English and Spanish by Julia Chambers

Tonight, the theatres will produce a reading of the play, which will be available for streaming all week.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:37PM

Molière in the Park Presents OneLove OneTheatre Gala October 2 in Brooklyn by Julia Chambers

The event honors Samira Wiley and Jérémie Robert.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:19AM
Thursday, September 28, 2023

On the Red Carpet: Leslie Odom, Jr Sums Up Purlie Victorious With 'It's As Good As It Gets' by Julia Chambers

The revival of the Ossie Davis play opened on Broadway September 27. Hannah Waddingham, Samuel L. Jackson, and more were in attendance.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:43PM
Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Molière in the Park Gala Will Honor Samira Wiley and Jérémie Robert by Julia Chambers

The evening will feature Deirdre O'Connell, Murray Hill, Marc delaCruz, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:03AM
Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn-Inspired Nutcracker Will Have Its World Premiere in New York City by Julia Chambers

SUGAR HILL: The Ellington/Strayhorn Nutcracker will then play Chicago after its debut at New York City Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:07PM
Monday, September 18, 2023

Video: Broadway's Harmony Celebrates the Start of Rosh Hashanah by Julia Chambers

Go inside the celebration with photos and video including a blessing from the Rabbi Jill Hausman of The Actors' Temple.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:05PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards