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Friday, February 15, 2019

What How I Learned to Drive, Three Tall Women, Avenue Q, and “Daddy” All Have In Common by Olivia Clement

Artistic directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern use this theatre to create groundbreaking work by veterans and newcomers alike.

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Tori Sampson’s If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world-premiere production kicks off February 15 in Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theatre.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Kiss Me, Kate Begins on Broadway February 14 by Olivia Clement

The Roundabout revival begins previews at Studio 54 with Kelli O’Hara and Will Chase leading the cast.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Jeremy O. Harris’ "Daddy", With Alan Cumming and Ronald Peet, Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Vineyard Theatre and New Group co-production, directed by Danya Taymor, kicks off February 13.

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Reworking Broadway’s Kiss Me, Kate for 2019 Audiences by Olivia Clement

Star Kelli O’Hara and writer Amanda Green talk about the feminist update to the current revival of the Cole Porter musical.

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Why a Nuns' Retreat Was the Perfect Setting for Jessica Dickey’s 'Wacky, Jagged-Edged' New Play by Olivia Clement

Dickey’s play The Convent, directed by Daniel Talbott, continues its world-premiere run Off-Broadway.

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Sea Wall/A Life, With Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, Opens at The Public Theater by Olivia Clement

The double bill of solo plays by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne officially opens at the Off-Broadway theatre February 12.

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Bekah Brunstetter's The Cake Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The MTC production, directed by Lynne Meadow and starring Debra Jo Rupp, begins performances February 12.

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Kristiana Rae Colón's Good Friday Begins at The Flea by Olivia Clement

The new play addresses #metoo feminism at the intersection of gun and sexual violence.

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Loy A. Webb’s The Light Opens Off-Broadway February 10 by Olivia Clement

The MCC Theater production, directed by Logan Vaughn, inaugurates the company's new midtown space.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Madeleine George's Hurricane Diane Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Tony nominee Leigh Silverman directs the new play, starring Becca Blackwell and co-presented by WP Theater and NYTW.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Benjamin Walker Joins Annette Bening and Tracy Letts in All My Sons Broadway Revival by Olivia Clement

Francesca Carpanini, Hampton Fluker, Nehal Joshi, and Chinasa Ogbuagu are also tapped for the spring production.

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Athol Fugard’s Boesman and Lena Begins Off-Broadway February 5 by Olivia Clement

Yaël Farber directs the Signature revival, starring Zainab Jah and Sahr Ngaujah.

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Fairview to Return Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Soho Rep.’s acclaimed production of Jackie Sibblies Drury’s fourth-wall-shattering new play will return this summer.

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Eddie Redmayne, Alex Sharp, and More Tapped for Aaron Sorkin's Chicago 7 Film by Olivia Clement

The Trial of the Chicago 7 will also feature Sacha Baron Cohen, Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Jonathan Majors.

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Second Issue of Caffe Cino Features Essays, Interviews, and Unpublished Plays by Olivia Clement

The literary theatre magazine, edited by Steve McMahon and Daniel Talbott, features new plays by Jessica Dickey, Philip Dawkins, Lucy Thurber, and more.

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Watch Highlights From Merrily We Roll Along Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Fiasco Theatre brings the Stephen Sondheim and George Furth musical to Roundabout Theatre Company.

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Will Arbery’s Plano to Return for Limited Off-Broadway Run by Olivia Clement

The hit Clubbed Thumb production, seen last summer, will play the Connelly Theatre in the spring.

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Lynn Nottage's By the Way, Meet Vera Stark Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Jessica Frances Dukes stars as Vera in the Signature Theatre revival, now in previews.

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Hayley Atwell and Tom Burke to Star in Rosmersholm in the West End by Olivia Clement

Ibsen's play is adapted by 1984 playwright Duncan Macmillan in a new production from director Ian Rickson and producer Sonia Friedman.

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Sea Wall/A Life, With Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, Begins at The Public Theater by Olivia Clement

The double bill of solo plays begins February 1 at the Off-Broadway theatre.

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Listen to Excerpt From Audible’s Production of Melinda Lopez’s Mala by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed solo show ran in Boston in 2016 and will be released on Audible in February.

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NYTW Adds Thaddeus Phillips' 17 Border Crossings to 2019 Season by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will now present Martyna Majok's Sanctuary City, previously scheduled for the spring, next season.

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New Musical Superhero Begins at Second Stage Theater Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Kyle McArthur, Kate Baldwin, and Bryce Pinkham lead the cast of the John Logan and Tom Kitt musical.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

59E59 Theaters Adds NYC Premiere of Michael McKeever’s Play After by Olivia Clement

The new work from the playwright and director behind Daniel’s Husband will begin performances March 12.

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Eddie and Dave Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from playwright-in-residence Amy Staats will continue an extra week at Atlantic’s Stage 2.

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Check Out the Lineup for The Playwrights Realm's Brand-New Festival of Plays by Olivia Clement

In place of a second full production, the Off-Broadway theatre will present a free, month-long festival of bold works in progress.

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Jay Mazyck and Brenda Pressley to Lead Cast of Surely Goodness and Mercy Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Keen Company will bring Chisa Hutchinson's play Off-Broadway beginning February 26.

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Six Musical, Martyna Majok's Cost of Living, and More Tapped for Citadel Theatre's 2019–2020 Season by Olivia Clement

The Canadian theatre unveils its upcoming lineup, featuring new works, a Pulitzer Prize winner, musicals, and more.

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2-for-1 Tickets Now on Sale for Gloria, Merrily We Roll Along, and The Cake as Part of 2019 Off-Broadway Week by Olivia Clement

Superhero, The Dance of Death, Avenue Q, and Alice by Heart are also among the shows participating in the twice-yearly initiative.

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Sean O'Casey's The Shadow of a Gunman Begins at Irish Rep by Olivia Clement

The first play in the company's O'Casey Cycle begins performances January 30.

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