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Friday, May 27, 2022

12 Outdoor Shows & Performance Festivals in NYC This Summer, Most Are Free! - How to get tickets to Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of by Raven Snook

How to get tickets to The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of Harlem and other alfresco performances Outdoor theatre has long been a rite of summer in New York Cit…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Memorial Day Weekend May 27-30 - See 'Keeping Company with Sondheim,' National Memorial Day Concert, an Al by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Memorial Day weekend, Friday, May 27 to Monday, Ma…

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Friday, May 20, 2022

All Broadway Theatres to Require Masks Through June 30, Proof of Vaccination Varies - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protoco by Raven Snook

Although New York City lifted its mask and vaccine mandates on March 7, 2022, the Broadway League has its own COVID-19 safety protocols. On Friday, May 20, the organization announced that: M…

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Thursday, May 19, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 20-22 - Shakespeare in the Park's 'Merry Wives, MCC Theater's 'Miscast, Red Bull Theater's 'Ma by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 20 to Sunday, May 22, for fre…

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Monday, May 16, 2022

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 13-15 - See 'Anything Goes' with Sutton Foster, Jason Robert Brown and Judy Kuhn concerts, and by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15, for fre…

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Monday, May 9, 2022

Tony Award Nominations 2022: Updating Live - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- This morning at 9 a.m. ET, Tina Tony winner Adrienne Warren and three-time Tony nominee Joshua Henry will announce the 2022 Ton…

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Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

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Friday, May 6, 2022

Johanna Day Embraces Discomfort in 'How I Learned to Drive' - The two-time Tony nominee on returning to Paula Vogel's landmark play after 25 years by Raven Snook

The two-time Tony nominee on returning to Paula Vogel's landmark play after 25 years --- You've probably heard that Mary-Louise Parker and David Morse are reprising the roles they originate…

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Thursday, May 5, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 6-8 - See a special Mother's Day concert, Andrea McArdle celebrating 'Annie,' Broadway's 'Alle by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Mother's Day weekend, Friday, May 6 to Sunday, May…

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The 2022 Tony Awards Have Set a Date and Host! - The ceremony will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 by Raven Snook

A date and a host for the 2022 Tony Awards have been announced! The 75th annual ceremony will take place at NYC's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12 and newly minted West Side Story Os…

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The 2022 Tony Awards Have Set a Date and a Host! - The ceremony will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 by Raven Snook

A date and a host for the 2022 Tony Awards have been announced! The 75th annual ceremony will take place at NYC's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12 and newly minted West Side Story Os…

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in May - Catch 'Romeo & Bernadette,' 'Fat Ham' at The Public, 'soft' at MCC Theater and more by Raven Snook

Catch Romeo & Bernadette, Fat Ham at The Public, soft at MCC Theater and more --- Broadway's spring season may have wrapped but many of Off-Broadway's most exciting theatre companies con…

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Friday, April 29, 2022

Saving Bits of Broadway and the Environment While Sending Students to Shows - Jennifer Wheeler Kahn on her journey from stage manager to Scenery Bags by Raven Snook

Jennifer Wheeler Kahn on her journey from stage manager to Scenery Bags CEO --- Few theatre-related businesses can claim 2020 as their best year, but that turned out to be the case for Scene…

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Thursday, April 28, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 29-May 1 - See live concerts by Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, for fr…

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 22-24 - See Step Afrika!'s 'Stono,' 'Sondheim Unplugged,' a live concert by John O'Hurley an by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 22 to Sunday, April 24, for…

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Friday, April 15, 2022

All Broadway Theatres to Require Masks Through May 31, Proof of Vaccination Varies - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protocol by Raven Snook

Although New York City lifted its mask and vaccine mandates on March 7, 2022, the Broadway League has its own COVID-19 safety protocols. On Friday, April 15, the organization announced that:…

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Thursday, April 14, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 15-17 - See 'Trouble in Mind,' New York Theatre Artists for Ukraine, Alvin Ailey and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 15 to Sunday, April 17, for…

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Friday, April 8, 2022

How Do You Conjure 90 Years in 90 Minutes? - Playwright Noah Haidle and director Vivienne Benesch on 'Birthday Candles' starring Debra Messing by Raven Snook

Playwright Noah Haidle and director Vivienne Benesch on Birthday Candles starring Debra Messing --- The last time Roundabout Theatre Company produced one of Noah Haidle's plays, it was a for…

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Wednesday, April 6, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 8-10 - See Marilyn Maye in concert, 'The Folks at Home,' 'Tiger Style' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 8 to Sunday, April 10, for …

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Thursday, March 31, 2022

16 Shows to See Off Broadway in April - Catch James McAvoy as Cyrano de Bergerac, Sarah Silverman's autobiographical musical and more by Raven Snook

Catch James McAvoy as Cyrano, Sarah Silverman's new musical and more --- Fifteen shows are opening on Broadway this month but even more are bowing Off Broadway. Our curated list features 16 …

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Wednesday, March 30, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 1-3 - See Christine Lahti in a new Jon Robin Baitz play, 'The Last Five Years,' Bonnie Milli by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 1 to Sunday, April 3, for f…

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15 Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 1-3 - See Christine Lahti in a new Jon Robin Baitz play, 'The Last Five Years,' Bonnie Millig by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 1 to Sunday, April 3, for f…

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend March 25-27 - See a starry Ukraine benefit, Liz Callaway and Lauren Patten in concert, 'Man Cave' by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, March 25 to Sunday, March 27, for…

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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend March 18-20 - See Tom Hiddleston in 'The Play What I Wrote' and 'Step Into...The Movies' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, March 18 to Sunday, March 20, for…

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Friday, March 11, 2022

16 Shows to See Off Broadway in March - Catch new musicals and revivals as well as compelling new plays by Raven Snook

Catch new musicals and revivals as well as compelling new plays --- In addition to seven new musicals, March's Off-Broadway calendar features revivals of two undersung musicals and seven new…

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Wednesday, March 9, 2022

The 2022 Tony Awards Have Set a Date! - The ceremony will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 by Raven Snook

A date for the 2022 Tony Awards has been announced! The 75th annual ceremony will take place at NYC's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12. Like last year, it's being split into two part…

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15 Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend March 11-13 - See Alvin Ailey, Lee Roy Reams and Will Roland in concert, monologuist Mike Daisey a by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, March 11 to Sunday, March 13, for…

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Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Robert Cuccioli's Long Delayed Journey to Eugene O'Neill - The Tony nominee finally takes the stage in 'A Touch of the Poet' at Irish Rep by Raven Snook

The Tony nominee finally takes the stage in A Touch of the Poet at Irish Rep --- Theatre actors don't usually get the benefit of watching their own performances. But because of the pandemic,…

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Monday, March 7, 2022

All Broadway Theatres Continue to Require Proof of Full Vaccination and Masks - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protocols for by Raven Snook

Despite New York City lifting its mask and vaccine mandates on March 7, 2022, the Broadway League is continuing its COVID-19 safety protocols for all 41 Broadway houses through at least Apri…

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Friday, March 4, 2022

13 New Musicals to See Off Broadway This Spring - You just may catch a future Broadway hit by Raven Snook

You just may catch a future Broadway hit --- Looking at our play-heavy Broadway spring preview, you may be wondering, where are all the new musicals? Only a handful are opening on the Main S…

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