All stories by Maya Salam on BroadwayStars

Saturday, May 25, 2024

In New TikTok Trend, Parents Dance Like It’s the ’80s and Bring Down the House by Maya Salam

Videos of parents demonstrating their moves have been a surprise hit on a site where youth rules — perhaps because the trend isn’t played for laughs.

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Friday, December 15, 2023

Ice Spice, Brian Jordan Alvarez and More Breakout Stars of 2023 by Maya Salam

These eight performers and artists broke away from the pack this year, delighting us and making us think.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2023

Andre Braugher’s Career, From Homicide' to ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ by Maya Salam and Elena Bergeron

The versatile actor was most known for vastly different portrayals of TV cops, but also shone in roles across film and stage.

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Friday, July 28, 2023

Despite Acquittal, Kevin Spacey Faces Uphill Battle for Hollywood Roles by Alex Marshall and Maya Salam

The actor, who was cleared of sexual assault charges in Britain this week, has parts in two small upcoming films. Yet his tarnished public perception makes starry roles unlikely.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2023

In ‘Public Obscenities,’ Tashnuva Anan Makes Her New York Debut by Maya Salam

Tashnuva Anan Shishir, who became her country’s first transgender news anchor in 2021, is performing in “Public Obscenities” at Soho Rep.

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Friday, December 16, 2022

The Breakout Stars of 2022 by Maya Salam

Here are the actors, pop stars, dancers and artists who broke away from the pack this year, delighting us and making us think.

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

The Breakout Stars of 2021 by Maya Salam

In a year that offered glimmers of hope across the world of arts, these performers and creators rose to the occasion.

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Monday, September 27, 2021

The Best and Worst Moments of the Tony Awards by Jesse Green, Stella Bugbee, Maya Salam, Sarah Bahr and Nancy Coleman

Despite an evening split between streaming and TV, the message on Sunday night was clear: Broadway is back.

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Wednesday, December 23, 2020

The Breakout Stars of 2020 by Maya Salam

Here are the 12 stars and trends that managed to thrive and shine in an impossible year.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

New Livestreams: A Rock the Vote Concert and a Juneteenth Reading by Maya Salam

Appointment viewing is back. Find out what online events to look for in coming days, and when to tune in.

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Discussions About Black Lives, and Pride Online: New Livestreams to Watch by Maya Salam

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

The Obamas, Lady Gaga and Beyoncé: New Livestreaming Events by Maya Salam

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

A Global Film Festival and Concerts for All: New Livestreams to Watch by Maya Salam

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Friday, May 15, 2020

A Star-StuddVirtual Graduation: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

Prince and the Revolution: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Padma Lakshmi, Connie Britton, Gabrielle Union: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Neil Gaiman Reads 'Coraline': Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Monday, May 11, 2020

Frieze 2020, From Home: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Friday, May 8, 2020

Broadway Does Mother's Day: Livestreaming This Weekend by Maya Salam

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Frances McDormand and Oscar Isaac: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations: Livestreaming Today by Maya Salam

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Monday’s Livestreaming Events: A Met Gala Celebration and a Nora Ephron Play by Maya Salam

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Friday, May 1, 2020

This Weekend’s Livestreaming Events: Oprah Joins 200 Stars for a 24-Hour Benefit by Maya Salam

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Thursday’s Livestreaming Events: Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Frankenstein,’ and Remembering Amy Winehouse by Maya Salam

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Wednesday’s Livestreaming Events: A Virtual Apple Family Play, Offset and Tones and I by Maya Salam

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Tuesday’s Livestreaming Events: ‘Melrose Place’ Reunion and Story Time With Tom Hardy by Maya Salam

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Friday, April 17, 2020

This Weekend’s Live-Streaming Events: Lady Gaga’s Star-Studded Special and More by Maya Salam

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Thursday’s Live-Streaming Events: A Second City Special and a Theatrical Premiere by Maya Salam

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Today’s Live-Streaming Events: Zachary Quinto and Leslie Odom Jr. by Maya Salam

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Today’s Live-Streaming Events: ‘Fleabag’ Onstage and a Virtual Nature Walk by Maya Salam

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

The Biggest Breakout Stars of 2019 by Maya Salam

Music, movies, television, theater, art and dance: Here’s who broke away from the pack this year.

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All that Chat

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