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Friday, February 23, 2018

World Premiere of Brietwisch Farm to Play Town Stages by Olivia Clement

Jeremy J. Kamps’ new play examines modern-day politics and is inspired by Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard.

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Sold-Out Hangmen Extends Off-Broadway Again by Olivia Clement

Martin McDonagh’s acclaimed dark comedy will now play through March 25 at Atlantic Theater Company.

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New York Premiere of Babette’s Feast to Play Open-Ended Run Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Michelle Hurst will lead the cast of the new stage adaptation at the Theatre at Saint Clement’s.

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Who Is Chris Evans Playing on Broadway? by Olivia Clement

The Lobby Hero star dishes on his newest role and what to expect from the upcoming production.

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Sci-Fi Drama Spaceman Cancels Off-Broadway Run Due to Actor Injury by Olivia Clement

Leegrid Stevens’ solo drama will close after just one performance after Erin Treadway sustained injuries to both arms.

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Read Reviews for Jerry Springer—The Opera Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Will Swenson and Terrence Mann star in the New Group production at the Signature Center.

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Thursday, February 22, 2018

The League of Professional Theatre Women to Honor Phylicia Rashad and More at 2018 Awards by Olivia Clement

Director Adrienne Campbell-Colt and drama critic Linda Winer are also among the honorees.

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Aleshea Harris’ Acclaimed Is God Is Extends Again by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from Soho Rep will play an additional three weeks.

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World Premiere of Folk Wandering Musical Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Jaclyn Backhaus and Andrew Neisler collaborated with nine composers on the new show debuting at A.R.T/New York Theatres.

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An Ordinary Muslim Extends at NYTW by Olivia Clement

The world-premiere production will play an additional two weeks Off-Broadway.

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Brandon Victor Dixon to Star as Judas In NBC’s Live Jesus Christ Superstar by Olivia Clement

The Hamilton alum, along with Tony Nominees Ben Daniels and Norm Lewis join Sara Bareilles, John Legend, and Alice Cooper.

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Hamilton's Brandon Victor Dixon to Star as Judas In NBC’s Live Jesus Christ Superstar by Olivia Clement

Also joining the broadcast are Tony Nominees Ben Daniels and Norm Lewis, KPOP star Jason Tam, and M. Butterfly's Jin Ha.

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Broadway Wall Street Drama Junk Wins Kennedy Prize by Olivia Clement

Ayad Akhtar’s play is the recipient of the 2018 Edward M. Kennedy Prize for Drama Inspired by American History.

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Afterglow to Celebrate One Year Off-Broadway as Performances Extend Through Summer by Olivia Clement

S. Asher Gelman’s hit play will continue through July 1.

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Read Reviews for Edward Albee’s At Home at the Zoo, Starring Katie Finneran and Robert Sean Leonard by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the Signature Theatre production Off-Broadway.

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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Santino Fontana to Step Into Hello, Dolly! on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Tony Award nominee will temporarily replace Gavin Creel in role of Cornelius Hackl beginning March 13.

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Moonlight and Jitney Star André Holland to Direct New York Premiere of Dutch Masters by Olivia Clement

The new play by Greg Keller will premiere Off-Broadway this April.

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Sarah McLellan Joins Ensemble Studio Theatre as Executive Director by Olivia Clement

Current Executive Director Paul Slee will depart EST after a decade.

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Taylor Mac’s Hir, Heisenberg, and More Tapped for Shakespeare & Company Season by Olivia Clement

The Berkshires theatre festival will run May–October.

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Harry Potter Playwright Jack Thorne to Pen Script for Live-Action Pinocchio by Olivia Clement

The adaptation of the 1940 Disney classic will be directed by Paul King.

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Read Reviews for Kings Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of Sarah Burgess’ new D.C.-set political play, directed by Hamilton Tony winner Thomas Kail.

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Read Reviews for Aleshea Harris’ Relentless Award-Winning Is God Is by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the world-premiere production, now playing Soho Rep.

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Watch Mykal Kilgore Nail the ‘Doing the Most’ Vocal Challenge by Olivia Clement

Playbill puts the Broadway belter’s vocal chops to the test.

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Cruel Intentions Extends for Third and Final Time and Welcomes New Cast Members by Olivia Clement

The hit Off-Broadway show has doubled its originally scheduled engagement, and is now set to head on tour beginning this fall.

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Extended Good for Otto Begins Performances by Olivia Clement

Tony-winning playwright David Rabe looks at life inside a rural Connecticut mental health center in his newest play.

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Kings, With Gillian Jacobs and Eisa Davis, Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The two actors go head to head in Sarah Burgess’ new D.C.-set political play, also starring Aya Cash and Zach Grenier.

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Saturday, February 17, 2018

The Artistic Duo Increasing the Number of Women in Theatre by Olivia Clement

Co-founders of The Hearth Julia Greer and Emma Miller put their money where their mouths are in this TimesUp era.

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Check Out Heidi Blickenstaff in New Teaser for Disney’s Freaky Friday TV Musical by Olivia Clement

The small screen presentation of the musical adaptation, featuring a score by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, will premiere this summer.

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Steppenwolf Welcomes Two New Ensemble Members by Olivia Clement

Celeste M. Cooper and Cliff Chamberlain have joined the Chicago theatre company.

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Layla Khosh, Dawn McGee, and More to Star in Dido of Idaho by Olivia Clement

Playwright and actor Abby Rosebrock will also perform in the world premiere of her play at Ensemble Studio Theatre.

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