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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of 'Sweet Gwen Suite' From the Fall for Dance Festival by Playbill

As part of the first program of the Fall for Dance Festival, The Verdon Fosse Legacy reconstructs a series of trios that were originally created for the late Tony Award winner Gwen Verdon, f…

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Paradise Square: Watch the Music Video for 'I'd Be a Soldier,' From the Broadway-Bound Musical by Playbill

Paradise Square has released a preview video of a song from the upcoming Broadway-bound musical. "I'd Be a Soldier" is one of several new numbers written for the musical since its 2019 Berke…

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Friday, October 1, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of The Broadway Set Miniatures Exhibit at The New York Public Library by Playbill

The iconic sets of Company, Follies, Evita, The Phantom of the Opera, A Little Night Music, and Sweeney Todd can currently be seen in miniature form, re-created with LEGO bricks by creator H…

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Back On Stage Together: Caroline Bowman and Austin Colby in the North American Tour of Frozen by Playbill

As theatre returns to stages around the world, actors and spouses Caroline Bowman and Austin Colby share with Playbill what it was like to deal with putting their performing lives on pause …

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Watch DCappella in a Sneak Peek of Their New 'Disney’s Broadway Is Back Medley' Music Video by Playbill

DCappella returned to NYC and the theatre district upon the reopening of Broadway for a new music video, "Disney’s Broadway Is Back Medley." Watch the video above as they stopped by the Pl…

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Max von Essen Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘I Could’ve Danced All Night’ in His Elevator Pitch by Playbill

It's not unfamiliar to those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below—the ride from the green room on the 10th floor down to the basement, where the stage is located, can take awhile. H…

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Monday, September 27, 2021

Watch Highlights from the Winners Circle at the 74th Annual Tony Awards Press Room by Playbill

The acceptance speeches may have been limited, but there was plenty more to say in the 74th annual Tony Awards press room. Check out Adrienne Warren, Danny Burstein, David Alan Grier, Mary-L…

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Friday, September 24, 2021

Tony Nominees Myra Lucretia Taylor, Celia Rose Gooding, More Share 'Twas the Night Before the Tonys by Playbill

Following the tradition of Clement Clarke Moore's "Twas the Night Before Christmas," Playbill presents "Twas the Night Before the Tonys." Check out Tony Award nominees Myra Lucretia Taylor, …

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Sunday, September 19, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek at Celebrando the Hispanic Heritage Month at Feinstein's/54 Below by Playbill

Performing arts couple, composer Jaime Lozano and singer Florencia Cuenca stopped by the Playbill Studio to give us an exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming show Celebrando the Hispanic Herit…

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Thursday, September 16, 2021

Latin and Hispanic Theatre Artists Call for Representation in the PSA Despiértate by Playbill

Despiértate, a new PSA from written by Eric Ulloa shines the light on the woeful percentages in which Latin and Hispanic theatre artists are employed on and offstage. Watch the video above,…

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Subscribe to Playbill's YouTube channel for original series, interviews, exclusive live performances, tutorials, and much more featuring Broadway's brightest stars and all your theatre favo…

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Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Broadway's Amy Spanger Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘Creep’ in Elevator Pitch by Playbill

It's not unfamiliar to those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below: The ride from the green room on the 10th floor down to the basement, where the stage is located, can take awhile. Ho…

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Back on Broadway: Watch as Hamilton, Wicked, The Lion King, More Welcome Back Audiences by Playbill

While Broadway has welcomed audiences since June, September 14 was a milestone day for some major hits. No less than four shows reopened—Wicked, Hamilton, Chicago, and The Lion King—and …

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Monday, September 13, 2021

Watch an Exclusive Performance of Barlow & Bear's The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Concept Album by Playbill

Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear's The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical concept album drops September 10 on all major streaming and downloading music services. Watch the video above for an exclusi…

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Friday, September 10, 2021

Watch New Stars of Chicago on Broadway Meet the Press by Playbill

Chicago will resume performances at the Ambassador Theatre September 14 with a new set of stars including Bianca Marroquín as Velma Kelly, Ana Villafañe as Roxie Hart, Lillias White as Mat…

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Friday, September 3, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek From Music of Broadway for Cello and Piano Album by Playbill

Music of Broadway for Cello and Piano, the debut album by cellist Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf featuring all-new instrumental arrangements of classic and contemporary songs from Broadway composers, …

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Thursday, September 2, 2021

Broadway's Brynn Williams Sings ‘(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman’ in Her Elevator Pitch by Playbill

Those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below know the ride from the 10th floor green room to the basement stage can take awhile. How to make good use of that time? Playbill invited Broa…

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Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Waitress Star Sara Bareilles Shares What it's Like to Return to the Diner by Playbill

Grammy winner and Tony and Emmy nominee Sara Bareilles steps back into the role of Jenna in her musical Waitress, which will return to Broadway amid theatres’ post-pandemic reopening. Perf…

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Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Watch Broadway’s Jay Armstrong Johnson Reveal His Dream Role in Elevator Pitch by Playbill

It's not unfamiliar to those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below—the ride from the green room on the 10th floor down to the basement, where the stage is located, can take awhile. Ho…

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Friday, August 20, 2021

EXCLUSIVE - Behind the Scenes of Tiler Peck's Finale of Center Stage by Playbill

A look behind the scenes at the unedited final sequence. The video is a part of her series #MondayMovieMoves, recreating some of the most cherished and beloved films in cinematic history.

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Watch a Sneak Peek of Speakeasy Magick at The McKittrick Hotel by Playbill

Speakeasy Magick is back at The McKittrick Hotel, home to Sleep No More. The experience features a combination of up-close-and-personal prestidigitation and parlor magic, hosted by Todd Robb…

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Monday, August 16, 2021

Watch Tiler Peck Recreate the Finale of Center Stage by Playbill

With the shutdown of Broadway and all theatres, including where New York City Ballet performs at Lincoln Center, dancers have taken to social media to reach fans and continue to create. New …

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Monday, August 9, 2021

Watch Sara Bareilles and the Cast of Broadway's Waitress Joyfully Rehearse 'Opening Up' by Playbill

Tony and Emmy nominee Sara Bareilles steps into the central role of her musical Waitress beginning September 2 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Watch the Grammy winner and the cast of the upc…

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A Look Inside Rehearsal for the U.K. and Ireland Tour of Beauty and the Beast by Playbill

The U.K. and Ireland tour of Beauty and the Beast is set to begin performances at the Bristol Hippodrome August 25 ahead of an official opening September 29. The Disney musical, directed and…

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Sunday, August 8, 2021

Get an Up Close Look at the Exhibit Showstoppers! Spectacular Costumes from Stage & Screen by Playbill

Costumes from Broadway's Six, Moulin Rouge!, The Lion King, and more are now on display in Times Square as part of a new exhibition Showstoppers! Spectacular Costumes from Stage & Screen, no…

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Saturday, August 7, 2021

Watch The Stars of Schmigadoon! on Their Favorite Musical Moments, Broadway Trivia, And More by Playbill

The stars of Schmigadoon! shared with Playbill their favorite musical theatre references in the series and we put their musical theatre knowledge to the test with a round of trivia. Watch th…

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Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Watch Broadway’s Maria-Christina Oliveras in the Return of Elevator Pitch by Playbill

It's not unfamiliar to those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below: The ride from the green room on the 10th floor down to the basement, where the stage is located, can take awhile. Pla…

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WATCH: Learn Choreography From Speakeasy: Times Square by Playbill

Performances are underway for Speakeasy: Times Square at Bond 45 in the Edison Hotel in New York City’s theatre district. The immersive supper club experience continues through this month …

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Monday, August 2, 2021

Watch Director Sammi Cannold in a Behind-the-Scenes Look From The Show Must Go On by Playbill

Ahead of the The Show Must Go On premiere on August 9 at Broadway's Majestic Theatre, Sammi Cannold shared with Playbill what it was like to make this documentary during the pandemic. Watch …

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Friday, July 30, 2021

Meet the Cast of the North American Tour of Hairspray, Launching November 2021. by Playbill

Can you hear the bells? A new North American tour of Hairspray will launch in Fall 2021. The cast will be lead by Andrew Levitt (aka Nina West) as Edna Turnblad, Niki Metcalf as Tracy Turnbl…

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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Watch: Behind the Music of Girls5Eva by Playbill

Girls5Eva follows a girl group 20 years after its heyday as the stars try to recapture the magic. Tony nominee Jeff Richmond serves as executive producer and composer for the new Peacock ser…

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre