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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Ira Bernstein, Renowned Broadway Executive, Dies at 94 by Playbill Staff

Mr. Bernstein's decades-long theatre career includes roles in casting, management, and producing.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54PM
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Take a Look Back at Chita Rivera's Legendary Career by Playbill Staff

The late performer was a Kennedy Center honoree, a Lifetime Achievement Tony recipient, and a received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:42PM
Monday, January 22, 2024
Thursday, January 18, 2024

How to Dance in Ohio Launches Partnership with Autistic Theatremakers Alliance; Announces Talkback Series by Playbill Staff

The coming-of-age musical follows the challenges faced by a group of autistic young adults at an Ohio counseling center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:06PM
Friday, December 29, 2023

Big 10: Where the Broadway Creative Teams of the 2022–23 Season Went to College by Playbill Staff

Find out which colleges and universities had the most alumni working in the field of directing, design, playwriting, and composing.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:06PM
Thursday, December 21, 2023
Monday, December 4, 2023

About That Viral Job Post on Playbill by Playbill Staff

The jokes made us laugh, but it also made us realize that we need to update our terms and conditions.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:59PM
Friday, December 1, 2023

Stream Playbill's Remember the Ribbon Concert, With Shoshana Bean, Julie Halston, Victor Garber, Willam, and More by Playbill Staff

The NYC concert was filmed live last month at Sony Hall in commemoration of World AIDS Day.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:02AM
Monday, November 27, 2023

Enter to Win a Waitress Poster Signed by Sara Bareilles by Playbill Staff

Filmed live on Broadway, the stage film hits movie theatres beginning December 7 from Bleecker Street and Fathom Events.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Monday, November 20, 2023
Thursday, November 9, 2023

Video: What House is Bernadette Peters In? The Leads of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Sort Broadway Divas by Playbill Staff

Erik Christopher Peterson and Joel Meyers answer questions about the show while putting together a 2,600-piece Lego set.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:06PM
Wednesday, October 25, 2023

Tales By the Ghostlight: The Showgirl Who Haunts the New Amsterdam Theatre by Playbill Staff

Sweeney Todd's John Rapson shares the allegedly true story of Olive Thomas, one of Broadway's most notorious ghost.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:33PM
Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Video: Watch Ephraim Sykes, Aisha Jackson, and More Perform In Pal Joey at New York City Center by Playbill Staff

The cast wowed with their renditions of "The Lady Is a Tramp" and “Falling In Love With Love."

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:19PM
Friday, October 6, 2023

Our Favorite Broadway Flea Market Finds by Playbill Staff

Playbill staffers share photos of their swag hauls from this year's Broadway Cares event.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:55AM
Friday, September 29, 2023

MCC Theater Cancels Mary Gets Hers Due to NYC Storm; Broadway Shows to Perform by Playbill Staff

Despite the rainstorms leading to flooding in New York City, many shows are still going on.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:13PM

Video: Watch Priscilla Lopez, Eden Espinosa Sing the Songs of the Off-Broadway Musical The Gardens of Anuncia by Playbill Staff

The new musical from Michael John LaChiusa is inspired by the life story of choreographer Graciela Daniele.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:55PM
Thursday, September 28, 2023

Video: Watch Eva Noblezada and Jeremy Jordan Perform the Songs of The Great Gatsby by Playbill Staff

The show's Daisy and Jay Gatsby gave us a teaser of what the songs sound like in this new musical adaptation at Paper Mill Playhouse.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:25PM
Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Video: See Cast of Harmony Perform Songs From the Show by Playbill Staff

Chip Zien, Sierra Boggess, Julie Benko, and the Comedian Harmonists star in the new Barry Manilow and Bruce Sussman musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:07PM
Thursday, September 21, 2023

Adam Pascal Joins Death Note: The Musical Panel at 2023 New York Comic Con by Playbill Staff

The Japanese manga-inspired Frank Wildhorn musical will be up for discussion at one of several panels Playbill is bringing to the annual fan event.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07PM
Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Video: See Back to the Future, Spamalot, and More Perform at Playbill's Curtain Up Broadway Festival by Playbill Staff

The three-day celebration of Broadway took place September 8–11.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:43PM
Thursday, September 7, 2023

How Broadway Is Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month by Playbill Staff

The ¡Viva! Broadway concert at Playbill's Curtain Up Broadway Festival will celebrate the influence of Latin and Hispanic artists in theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:33AM
Tuesday, August 29, 2023

Meet the Finalists of Playbill and Prudential's Stages on Broadway Contest by Playbill Staff

Selected from hundreds of submissions, these young Broadway hopefuls will perform at a Times Square concert for a chance to win $10,000.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:07PM
Sunday, August 27, 2023

Video: See Why Public—The Musical Is a Sold-Out Hit by Playbill Staff

This new musical sold out its run and got glowing reviews at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:07AM
Friday, August 25, 2023

The Queerest Shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe by Playbill Staff

The Playbill staff picks the most memorable shows created by, for, and about the LGBTQIA+ community.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:07PM
Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Fancy a Walk on the Wild Side? Check Out These NSFW Edinburgh Fringe Shows by Playbill Staff

Leave the kids at home and explore the Fringe Festival's adult-only selections.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:49PM

Fancy a Walk on the Wild Side? Check Out These NSFW Edinburgh Fringe Shows by Playbill Staff

Leave the kids at home and check out some of the adults-only shows the Fringe has to offer.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:43PM
Tuesday, August 22, 2023

Video: Out of the Blue, an A Cappella Group, Performs a Frozen Medley by Playbill Staff

This popular group is back at Edinburgh Festival Fringe for the 19th year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:25PM
Tuesday, July 25, 2023

Tips for Successful Auditions From the Broadway Star Judges of Playbill and Prudential's Stages on Broadway Contest by Playbill Staff

Kevin Cahoon, Cole Thompson, Alli Mauzey, Alyssa Fox, and Adrianna Hicks are part of the all-star judges panel looking for the next Broadway star.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:49PM
Monday, July 24, 2023

Video: See Adam Pascal Direct the Cast of Rent at From Stage to Screen by Playbill Staff

The Rent star is directing the musical on Long Island July 28–30.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:07PM
Thursday, July 20, 2023

James Sampliner Named Music Director for Playbill and Prudential's Stages on Broadway Contest by Playbill Staff

Four winners and a guest will get the chance to be flown to NYC to perform at a Times Square concert in September.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:55AM
Tuesday, July 11, 2023

Meet the Broadway Star Judges of Playbill and Prudential's Stages on Broadway Contest by Playbill Staff

Two lucky winners will get to make their NYC debut at a Times Square concert.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:04AM

All that Chat

2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards