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Monday, October 14, 2019

Can You Name These Past Roles Played by The Rose Tattoo Star Marissa Tomei? by Nathan Skethway

The Academy Award winner stars in the Tennessee Williams revival from Roundabout Theatre Company, which opens on Broadway October 15.

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A First Look at The Decline and Fall of the Entire World as Seen Through the Eyes of Cole Porter at York Theatre Company by Nathan Skethway

The York Theatre Company’s Musicals in Mufti production begins Off-Broadway October 12.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Can You Guess the Missing Lyrics From Little Shop of Horrors? by Nathan Skethway

An Off-Broadway revival of the Howard Ashman and Alan Menken musical, starring Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard, Christian Borle, opens October 17.

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Friday, October 11, 2019

See the Cast of Broadway's Betrayal Celebrate the Late Harold Pinter's 86th Birthday by Nathan Skethway

The Harold Pinter play, directed by Jamie Lloyd, currently runs at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

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Celebrate the 64th Anniversary of the Oklahoma! Movie With a Look Behind the Scenes by Nathan Skethway

The cinematic adaptation of the Rogers and Hammerstein musical premiered October 11, 1955.

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Go Inside The Lightning Thief Cast's Performance at the Empire State Building by Nathan Skethway

The production, recently seen in a national tour, will open its Broadway engagement at the Longacre Theatre October 16.

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A Look at San Francisco Opera's The Marriage of Figaro by Nathan Skethway

The new production of the classic Mozart opera, reset in a recently post-revolutionary America, opens October 11.

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

See New Production Photos From When It Happens to You Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The theatrical memoir by bestselling author Tawni O'Dell, which began performances October 4, looks at the aftermath of sexual assault for a family.

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A Look at Tracy Letts' Linda Vista on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The new comedy opens October 10 at Second Stage's Helen Hayes Theatre.

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Go Inside the 2019 Henry Hewes Design Awards by Nathan Skethway

The annual awards recognize artistry on the Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway stages.

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

First Look at Sylvia Khoury's Power Strip Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Tyne Rafaeli directs the Syrian refugee-focused play at LCT3, which began performances October 5.

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A Look at Mischief Theatre's Groan Ups in the West End by Nathan Skethway

The comedy from the Olivier Award-winning creators of The Play That Goes Wrong marks the beginning of the company's year-long residency at the Vaudeville Theatre.

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Sunday, October 6, 2019

Check Out Production Photos From The Big One-Oh at Atlantic Theater Company by Nathan Skethway

Written by Dean Pitchford, Doug Besterman, and Timothy Allen McDonald, the new musical is currently running at Off-Broadway's Atlantic Theater Company.

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Friday, October 4, 2019

First Look at Harvey Fierstein in Bella Bella Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The Tony winner stars as Bella Abzug in the new monologue play at MTC.

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See Exclusive Character Portraits of Alice Ripley and More in North Shore Music Theatre's Sunset Boulevard by Nathan Skethway

The production, starring the Tony Award winner, began performances at North Shore Music Theatre September 24.

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Go Inside the World Premiere of Almost Famous by Nathan Skethway

Colin Donnell and Solea Pfeiffer co-star in the new musical based on the Cameron Crowe film, which opened September 27 at the Old Globe.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Go Inside George Mason University’s 14th ARTS by George! Benefit With Audra McDonald by Nathan Skethway

The event, held in conjunction by the Center for the Arts and Geroge Mason University, benefited student scholarships.

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Go Inside Opening Night of The New Englanders Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Kara Young, Teagle F. Bougere, and Patrick Breen star in the world premiere from Manhattan Theatre Club.

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See The Crown Stars Claire Foy and Matt Smith in Rehearsals for Lungs in London by Nathan Skethway

Matthew Warchus directs the new play by Duncan Macmillan, which begins performances October 14 at the Old Vic.

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Wednesday, October 2, 2019

A First Look at Joshua Henry in The Wrong Man Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The world premiere from MCC, directed by Thomas Kail, is now in previews.

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Watch Highlights From the Canadian Premiere of Broadway-Bound Girl From the North Country by Nathan Skethway

The Canadian production of the musical, which features the songs of Bob Dylan, began performances in Toronto September 28.

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Check Out Brand New Photos From First National Tour of The Spongebob Musical by Nathan Skethway

The traveling production of the aquatic Nickelodeon musical, which opened on Broadway in 2017, launched in September in Schenectady, New York.

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Go Inside Season 3 Premiere of Alex Wyse and Wesley Taylor's Indoor Boys by Nathan Skethway

Krysta Rodriguez, Lesli Margherita, Isaac Cole Powell, and more attended the September 30 premiere of the award-winning web series' third season.

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Explore the World of Artist Mikel Glass' New Immersive Theatrical Experience Found at the Cell Theatre by Nathan Skethway

The collaboration with Glass, which features special performances by Sister Sylvester, marks the cell theatre's first immersive production.

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New Photos Released of Ruby Rakos as Young Judy Garland in Chasing Rainbows by Nathan Skethway

Max von Essen and Lesli Margherita co-star in the musical chronicling Judy Garland’s career as a Hollywood child star, incorporating some of her most beloved songs.

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Monday, September 30, 2019

See Judy Kuhn, Liz Callaway, and More Celebrate Fiddler on the Roof Lyricist Sheldon Harnick at American Songbook Association Gala by Nathan Skethway

The Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning Fiddler on the Roof lyricist is the recipient of the American Songbook Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

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A First Look at David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori’s Soft Power Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The musical-within-a-play began previews September 24 at the Public Theater with a cast including Conrad Ricamora and Francis Jue.

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Celebrate Fran Drescher's Birthday With a Look Back at Her Broadway Debut in Rogers and Hammerstein's Cinderella by Nathan Skethway

Drescher, who celebrates her birthday September 30, starred as the stepmother of singer Carly Rae Jepson's Cinderella in the 2013 Broadway revival.

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Celebrate Fran Drescher's Birthday With a Look Back at Her Broadway Debut in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella by Nathan Skethway

Drescher, who celebrates her birthday September 30, starred as the stepmother of singer Carly Rae Jepson's Cinderella in the 2013 Broadway revival.

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Sunday, September 29, 2019

Celebrate 64 Years of Arthur Miller's A View From the Bridge With a Look Back at Ivo van Hove's 2015 Broadway Revival by Nathan Skethway

Mark Strong starred in van Hove's production of the Miller play, which originally premiered on Broadway September 29, 1955.

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Check Out These Exclusive Portraits of 2019 Broadway Flea Market Guests Jordin Sparks, Eva Noblezada, Gavin Creel, and More by Nathan Skethway

The annual Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS event raised $870,167 September 22.

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