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Friday, September 22, 2017

Matthew Broderick to Present Outstanding Musical Prize at IT Awards by Olivia Clement

The awards will be presented September 25 in Manhattan.

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Sold-Out Immersive KPOP Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The “high-octane” production takes theatregoers on a tour of a K-pop music factory.

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M. Butterfly Offers $25 Student Tickets to Preview Performance by Olivia Clement

100 orchestra seats will be available at the discounted price for a newly added matinee.

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Liza Jessie Peterson’s New Solo Show Shines Light on Mass Incarceration Crisis by Olivia Clement

The performance artist and activist draws on her own experiences of working in prisons for The Peculiar Patriot.

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Shakespeare in Love Tops Most-Produced Plays of 2017–2018 by Olivia Clement

See which plays and playwrights made the list and who was named the most-produced playwright of the season.

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Immersive The Dead, 1904 to Return Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The adaptation of James Joyce’s short story will return to the same historic Upper East Side townhouse for a limited run.

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Atlantic Theater Company Names Amy Staats Tow Playwright-in-Residence by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway company also announces the lineup of its Amplified Reading Series as well as two new commissions.

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Conquest of the Universe or When Queens Collide to Celebrate 50th Anniversary at La MaMa by Olivia Clement

Charles Ludlam’s 1967 piece marked the birth of The Ridiculous Theatrical Company.

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Lucy DeVito and Max Crumm to Star in Hot Mess Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The two will star as soul mates in the romantic comedy this fall.

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Carousel’s Amar Ramasar to Star in New Dance Film Meta by Olivia Clement

The New York City Ballet principal dancer is tapped for the fantasy drama, now in development.

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Why Jason Alexander Gave Up Dramatic Roles for Comedy by Olivia Clement

The Tony-winning actor and Seinfeld star returns to his roots with The Portuguese Kid.

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Playwrights Realm Announces Four New Writing Fellows by Olivia Clement

Christina Quintana, Isabella D’Esposito, Sarah B. Mantell, and Celine Song make up the theatre’s all-female group.

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Get a Sneak Peek at Ari’el Stachel’s Jazz Number from Broadway’s The Band's Visit by Olivia Clement

The actor plays the charming, Chet Baker-obsessed Haled in the new musical, opening on Broadway this fall.

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Watch a Sneak Peek of Ari’el Stachel’s Jazz Number From The Band's Visit by Olivia Clement

The actor plays the charming, Chet Baker-obsessed Haled in the new musical, opening on Broadway this fall.

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On The Couch With Broadway Vet Tony Yazbeck by Olivia Clement

Prince of Broadway’s tap-dancing star joins Tyler Mount on the latest episode of the vlog.

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Ciara Renée, George Salazar, Adam Chanler-Berat, Will Roland, and More Tapped for 29th Annual NAMT by Olivia Clement

The festival of new musicals has announced initial casting and its lineup of directors.

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Skylar Astin, Krysta Rodriguez, and More to Star in Theresa Rebeck’s What We’re Up Against Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Adrienne Campbell-Holt is set to direct Rebeck’s dark comedy of gender politics this fall.

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Susan Soon He Stanton’s Today Is My Birthday to Debut Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Page 73 will present the world premiere, directed by Kip Fagan, at the New Ohio.

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What Do Critics Think of Charm Off-Broadway? by Olivia Clement

Philip Dawkins’ play at MCC Theater brings to life the true story of trans icon and LGBTQ trailblazer Miss Gloria Allen.

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Primary Stages Kicks Off New Off-Broadway Season With Discord by Olivia Clement

The new play from Scott Carter, executive producer of HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, begins September 19.

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Monica Bill Barnes & Company’s One Night Only Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world-premiere production kicks off WP Theater’s 40th anniversary season.

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The Portuguese Kid, with Jason Alexander and Sherie Rene Scott, Begins Performances by Olivia Clement

John Patrick Shanley’s romantic comedy debuts Off-Broadway in a production from Manhattan Theatre Club.

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Encore Run of Tiny Beautiful Things Begins Off-Broadway September 19 by Olivia Clement

Nia Vardalos returns to the Public Theater stage for the hit play’s return engagement.

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Monday, September 18, 2017

The Broadway Cast Welcomes the Men of Waitress by Olivia Clement

Will Swenson, Christopher Fitzgerald, and Matt DeAngelis join us in the studio for Playbill’s podcast.

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Take a Sneak Peek at the Testosterone-Filled A Clockwork Orange by Olivia Clement

The high-intensity, all-male stage adaptation has arrived Off-Broadway and it’s not for the faint of heart.

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2-for-1 Tickets Now Available to 36 Off-Broadway Shows by Olivia Clement

Get discount tickets to A Clockwork Orange, Torch Song, Spamilton, and more as part of NYC & Company’s biannual Off-Broadway Week.

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How Well Do These Rushers Know the Songs of Dear Evan Hansen, Hamilton, and More? by Olivia Clement

We tested fans waiting in line for tickets at some of Broadway’s biggest shows.

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What Do Critics Think of In the Blood Off-Broadway? by Olivia Clement

The second of Suzan-Lori Parks’ extended Red Letter Plays has officially opened at the Signature Theatre.

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Watch Hamilton’s Christopher Jackson Perform at the Emmys by Olivia Clement

The Emmy winner and Tony nominee paid tribute to the stars and creatives who recently passed with a Stevie Wonder song.

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

Elevator Repair Service’s Measure for Measure Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed experimental theatre company returns to the Public Theater with its newest show: a unique spin on the Bard’s comedy.

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