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Thursday, April 19, 2018

Hadestown to Play London's National Prior to Broadway by Olivia Clement

Anaïs Mitchell’s acclaimed folk opera, directed by Rachel Chavkin, will transfer to Broadway for a 2019 opening.

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Read Reviews for The Seafarer, Starring Matthew Broderick by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of Irish Rep's revival of the Conor McPherson play.

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Why Will Davis Is Drawn to Making ‘Impossible’ Theatre by Olivia Clement

The director talks about the new play Bobbie Clearly and how he staged the daring documentary-style work.

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Stephen McKinley Henderson, Roslyn Ruff, and More to Judge 10th August Wilson Monologue Competition by Olivia Clement

High school students from around the country will compete for the top prizes on May 7.

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The Stone Witch to Close Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new play, starring Dan Lauria as a famous children's book author, will play through April 29 at The Westside Theatre.

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Chuck Cooper, Austin Pendleton, and Jeremy Pope to Lead Cast of Choir Boy on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Moonlight Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney’s play will arrive on Broadway in December.

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Jeremy Pope, Chuck Cooper, and Austin Pendleton to Lead Cast of Choir Boy on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Moonlight Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney’s play will arrive on Broadway in December.

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Ace Young and Diana DeGarmo to Star in New Musical Hit Her With the Skates by Olivia Clement

The American Idol finalists and real-life couple will headline the show's Off-Broadway premiere this fall.

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Romola Garai to Direct New Horror Film Starring Imelda Staunton by Olivia Clement

The Golden Globe-nominated stage and screen actor will make her feature directorial debut with the movie.

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Light Shining in Buckinghamshire Begins at New York Theatre Workshop by Olivia Clement

Great Comet director Rachel Chavkin directs Caryl Churchill’s 1976 play at the Off-Broadway theatre.

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The Seafarer, Starring Matthew Broderick, Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Irish Rep production has been extended through May 24.

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Seth Rudetsky to Join Disaster! in Chicago for Post-Show Talkback by Olivia Clement

The musical comedy is now in performances in a new production from Chicago Theatre Workshop.

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Melissa Errico to Star in Irish Rep's On a Clear Day You Can See Forever by Olivia Clement

Tony nominee Stephen Bogardus and John Cudia will also star in the Charlotte Moore-helmed staging this summer.

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O’Neill Theater Center to Present 8 New Plays This Summer by Olivia Clement

Among the new works are Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play and Celine Song’s Endlings.

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Pulitzer Winner Martyna Majok, Come From Away’s Irene Sankoff and David Hein to Participate in Staging Our Stories by Olivia Clement

The free panel discussion, in celebration of Immigrant Heritage Week, will be held April 20 at the Dramatists Guild of America.

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Twelfth Night Musical, Danai Gurira Play, and More Tapped for Young Vic Season by Olivia Clement

Kwame Kwei-Armah's Twelfth Night musical adaptation, co-created with Shaina Taub, will kick off his inaugural season at the London theatre.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Michael Arden Opens Up Auditions for Annie at the Hollywood Bowl by Olivia Clement

The Tony-nominated director has called on young performers to record themselves singing “Tomorrow” for a shot at the title role.

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The Playwrights Realm's INK’D Festival of New Plays Kicks Off April 16 by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre presents four new works by Isabella D’Esposito, Sarah B. Mantell, Christina Quintana, and Celine Song.

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Atlantic Theater Company Commissions 6 New Plays by Olivia Clement

Ngozi Anyanwu, Clare Barron, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child playwright Jack Thorne, and Lucas Hnath are among the playwrights.

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World Premiere of Nilo Cruz's Exquisita Agonía Announces Its Cast Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Luz Nicolas and German Jamarillo will lead the Repertorio Español production.

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Kristen Bush to Lead Cast of MTC's Dan Cody’s Yacht Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new play by Anthony Giardina, with direction by Tony winner Doug Hughes, finds its cast.

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Still Alice, Starring Sharon Small, to Tour the U.K. by Olivia Clement

Christine Mary Dunford’s adaptation of Lisa Genova’s best-selling novel will go on tour beginning this fall.

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Read Reviews for Lynn Nottage’s Mlima’s Tale at the Public by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the new play about elephant trapped inside the clandestine ivory market.

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Watch Highlights From New Musical One Thousand Nights and One Day by Olivia Clement

The production officially opens Off-Broadway April 15.

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Mr. Robot's Grace Gummer and More Join Off-Broadway Premiere of Tracy Letts’ Mary Page Marlowe by Olivia Clement

Further casting has been announced for the Second Stage production.

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Pipeline Theatre Company to Premiere Jazz Concert-Party-Play Playing Hot by Olivia Clement

The hybrid theatre show by Kevin Armento will premiere in spring 2019.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Make Debut in DuckTales Episode by Olivia Clement

The Hamilton creator will voice Gizmoduck in an upcoming episode of the Emmy-nominated series.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda DuckTales Episode Sets Date by Olivia Clement

The Hamilton creator will voice Gizmoduck in an upcoming episode of the Emmy-nominated series.

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Dominique Morisseau’s Paradise Blue Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Signature Theatre production will now continue through June 10.

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29 New York Schools to Compete in Roger Rees Awards in May by Olivia Clement

The winners of the talent showcase will go on to participate in the 2018 Jimmy Awards in June.

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5 New Shows That Will Make You Believe in the Future of Theatre by Olivia Clement

The graduating members of WP Theater's Lab open up about their work and what they’re most excited for in theatre today.

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