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Friday, January 17, 2020

A Look at The Legend of Georgia McBride at Milwaukee Repertory Theater by Nathan Skethway

The play from Inheritance playwright Matthew Lopez began performances January 14.

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A Look Inside Rehearsals for Lauren Yee’s Cambodian Rock Band at Signature Theatre by Nathan Skethway

Yee’s intimate rock epic, which begins previews in February, is directed by Chay Yew.

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Check Out Photos From Kathleen Turner’s Finding My Voice at the Green Room 42 by Nathan Skethway

The Tony and Oscar nominee brought her solo show, featuring “On the Street Where You Live,” “I'd Rather Be Sailing,” and more, to the venue January 10.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

A First Look at Sting in the National Tour of The Last Ship by Nathan Skethway

The production kicks off in Los Angeles at the Ahmanson Theatre.

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Go Inside the Unveiling of Damon Daunno’s Portrait at Sardi’s by Nathan Skethway

The Tony-nominated star of Oklahoma! joined the New York restaurant’s famed wall of caricatures January 15.

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Go Inside the Broadway Opening of My Name is Lucy Barton by Nathan Skethway

The Manhattan Theatre Club production, starring Laura Linney, opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre January 15.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Check Out New Production Photos From Timon of Athens at Theatre for a New Audience by Nathan Skethway

The Simon Godwin–helmed staging sees Shakespeare’s titular Timon re-gendered as female.

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Go Inside the Press Day for MCC Theater’s All the Natalie Portmans by Nathan Skethway

The Off-Broadway world premiere by C.A. Johnson begins performances February 6.

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Watch Clips of David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood in A Soldier's Play on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize–winning crime drama, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon, opens on Broadway January 21.

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Go Inside the 2019 Steinberg Playwright Awards Honoring Jackie Sibblies Drury and Lauren Yee by Nathan Skethway

The Fairview and Cambodian Rock Band playwrights are the recipients of the 2019 award, which comes with a $50,000 cash prize.

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Monday, January 13, 2020

First Look at Huntington Theatre Company's We All Fall Down by Nathan Skethway

The new play from Lila Rose Kaplan began performances January 10 at the Boston company.

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A First Look at David Alan Grier and Blair Underwood in A Soldier's Play on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize–winning crime drama, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon, opens on Broadway January 21.

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Check Out Carolyn Braver, Adam Chanler-Berat, and More in Exclusive Production Photos From Off-Broadway's How to Load a Musket by Nathan Skethway

Talene Monahon’s docu-drama, woven from verbatim conversations with historical reenactors, began performances January 11 at 59E59.

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

How Well Do You Know This Season's Upcoming Shows on Broadway? by Nathan Skethway

See if you can guess this season's upcoming shows by the theatres they'll inhabit.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Go Inside Rehearsals for Alliance Theatre's Maybe Happy Ending, Directed by Tony Nominee Michael Arden by Nathan Skethway

The new musical begins performances January 21 at the Atlanta venue.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Check Out Production Photos From the Return Engagement of Coming Clean in London by Nathan Skethway

Kevin Elyot’s 1982 play about the breakdown of a gay couple’s relationship returns to Trafalgar Studios after a successful run at King’s Head Theatre.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Inside the First Rehearsal for The Unsinkable Molly Brown Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Tony winner Kathleen Marshall directs and choreographs the Meredith Willson musical.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

First Look at Hampstead Theatre's The Tyler Sisters by Nathan Skethway

The Alexandra Wood world premiere began performances December 13 at the London theatre.

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The Ensemblist Announces This Year's Ones to Watch List by Nathan Skethway

The popular platform honors four ensemble members, nominated by their peers.

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Everything Changes: Examining the Legacy of Broadway’s Waitress With 7 Jennas by Nathan Skethway

Before the musical closes January 5, former and current Jennas—Tony winner Jessie Mueller, Betsy Wolfe, Nicolette Robinson, Shoshana Bean, Stephanie Torns, Jordin Sparks, and Katherine McP…

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Celebrate 75 Years of On the Town With a Look Back at the Original Broadway Production by Nathan Skethway

The musical opened on Broadway on December 28, 1944.

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Friday, December 27, 2019

1 Decade Later: Remembering Every Show That Opened on Broadway in 2009 by Nathan Skethway

As 2019 draws to a close, we take a look back at the plays and musicals that arrived on the Great White Way 10 years ago.

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Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Spend a 2-Show Day With A Christmas Carol's Brandon Gill by Nathan Skethway

Gill plays Fred in the new adaptation of the Dickens classic, currently running at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

See Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare Celebrate the Holidays With the New York Pops at A Frank and Ella Christmas by Nathan Skethway

The concert featured arrangements of classic holiday tunes made popular by Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

A First Look at Paddington Gets in a Jam Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The company behind The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show brings the show to Union Square's DR2 Theatre.

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Inside Broadway Dreams’ Merry & Bright With Ryann Redmond, Jai'len Josey, Quentin Earl Darrington, and More by Nathan Skethway

The holiday celebration was held in the Tennessee home where the series Nashville was filmed.

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Saunders Siblings to Take Over Feinstein's/54 Below in Family Dinner: Holiday Edition December 23 by Nathan Skethway

The siblings have individually appeared on Broadway and beyond in The Great Comet, Aladdin, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert!, and more.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Get a Sneak Peek at the Public's Upcoming Under the Radar Festival 2020 by Nathan Skethway

The 16th annual festival of cutting-edge work begins January 8.

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Inside the Premiere of Netflix's John Mulaney and the Sack Lunch Bunch by Nathan Skethway

The variety special, which features Jake Gyllenhaal and Tony winners André De Shields and Annaleigh Ashford, will drop December 24.

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Check Out Taylor Swift, Jason Derulo, Jennifer Hudson, and More at the Cats Movie Premiere by Nathan Skethway

James Corden, Idris Elba, Judi Dench, and more star in the musical, in theaters December 20.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

See Lesli Margherita, Ann Harada, Josh Lamon, and More in First Look at Off-Broadway's Emojiland by Nathan Skethway

The musical, also featuring Lucas Steele, Max Crumm, Jacob Dickey, Tanisha Moore, and more, will begin January 9, 2020.

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