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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

TDF Conversations: Chicken & Biscuits by TDF

Join us as Cleo King and Ebony Marshall-Oliver dish about starring in the delicious new Broadway comedy Chicken & Biscuits. Tune in Friday, October 15 at 1 p.m. (EDT) as we bring these hilar…

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Wednesday, September 22, 2021

TDF Reacts: Real-time coverage of the 74th annual Tony Awards by TDF

Watch along as we dish on the Tony Awards. Join us for trivia and games (BINGO, anyone?!). We'll be distributing prizes while sharing laughs and getting our theatre nerd on. Wanna get star…

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Monday, September 20, 2021

Curtain Up! Live From Duffy Square by TDF

September 19, 2021: Right next to the TKTS booth, we went live at the Curtain Up! finale in Duffy Square! Watch performances of shows currently on or returning to Broadway: Ain’t Too Pro…

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Friday, September 17, 2021

Brian Stokes Mitchell Talks TKTS by TDF

The TKTS booth reopened September 14, 2021, after 18 months.

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Thursday, August 26, 2021

TDF Conversations: Staging Sex Scenes by TDF

Let's talk about sex, baby—sex on stage that is! Intimacy directors Cristina "Cha" Ramos and Brooke M. Haney chat about what they do and how they became involved in this relatively new pro…

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Thursday, August 19, 2021

“Be a Catalyst for Change" by TDF

Sharing best practices and lessons learned, Lisa Carling, Director of TDF Accessibility Programs, spoke on the "“Disability, Diversity and Inclusion: Broadway Master Class” panel as part…

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Friday, August 13, 2021

A 'Pass Over' Conversation by TDF

Opening a show is always intense, but as the first play on Broadway in almost 18 months, Pass Over faces some unique challenges. But stars Jon Michael Hill, Namir Smallwood and Gabriel Ebert…

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Shape Light and TDF, Ritual Theatre Making, Part 2 by TDF

Shape Light creates a participant-centered experience with: meditations, live music, ritual, theatre and performance explorations. Teaching Artist: Noelle Ghoussaini Learn more about TDF a…

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Creating Intentional Classrooms: Trans and Non-Binary Inclusion by TDF

Vocabulary and discussion 101 for making intentional spaces for trans students and people in classrooms and public spaces. Teaching Artists: Maybe Burke and Michael Leibenluft Learn more a…

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Shape Light and TDF, Ritual Theatre Making, Part 3 by TDF

Shape Light creates a participant-centered experience with: meditations, live music, ritual, theatre and performance explorations. Teaching Artist: Noelle Ghoussaini Learn more about TDF a…

SOURCE: YouTube at 08:06PM
Friday, July 30, 2021

TDF Conversations: Hybrid Theatre by TDF

NYC theatre-makers Daniella Topol, Erez Ziv and Cameron Cueva Clarke discuss why they're steaming in-person shows to at-home audiences. Moderated by TDF's Andrew Block. --- You can find mo…

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Friday, July 23, 2021

TDF Top 5 Weekend Roundup by TDF

Here's Tyler with what to watch this weekend! Visit stages.tdf.org for links and details.

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

TDF Conversations: Theatre Critics of Color by TDF

July 7, 2021: TDF's Tyler Riley moderates a conversation with cultural critics and activists Jose Solís, Alicia Ramírez and Juan Michael Porter II about their careers and their work to div…

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Friday, July 9, 2021

TDF Top 5 Weekend Roundup by TDF

Here's TDF's Tyler Riley with what to watch this weekend! Visit stages.tdf.org for links and details.

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:54PM
Wednesday, July 7, 2021

TDF Conversations: David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori by TDF

June 23, 2021: Watch this intimate chat between good pals and Soft Power creators David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori. Hear them talk about Soft Power's journey, the rash of violence agains…

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Friday, June 25, 2021

Adapting Arts Ed with Stephen by TDF

A beginners guide to adapting theatre exercises to a virtual space.

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Thursday, June 24, 2021
Monday, June 21, 2021

Part 1: How to produce theatrical work via ZOOM by TDF

TDF Education Workshop featuring teaching artist Jenna Woods

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Coaching a Shakespearean Monologue by TDF

TDF Education presents Coach Raphael Peacock for a close read on how to prepare a Shakespearean monologue, with special attention paid to actors of color working on The Bard.

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Part 2: How to produce theatrical work via ZOOM by TDF

TDF Education Workshop featuring teaching artist Jenna Woods

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Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Lisa Cohen Talks Arts Education by TDF

Lisa Cohen, a retired teacher, shares her passion for arts education. Help us bring students back to Broadway! Please visit give.tdf.org.

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Young Playwrights Final Presentations by TDF

This past school year, TDF hosted a group of student playwrights from NYC-area schools under the guidance of playwright, director and teaching artist Noelle Ghoussaini. These young dramatist…

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

TDF Giving Day 2021 by TDF

June 3 is TDF Giving Day. What a long, strange 15 months it's been. But with widespread vaccinations and Broadway set to reopen this fall, there are reasons to feel hopeful. There is final…

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

TDF Conversations: Titanique by TDF

You jump, I jump, right? Marla Mindelle and Constantine Rousouli, the creators of a hilarious new Titanic parody—based on the songs of Céline Dion, of course—joined us for a chat Wed, A…

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Wendy Wasserstein Project Virtual Celebration 2021 by TDF

In 1998, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein and TDF wanted to see if theatre was still relevant to young people. We took eight high school students to see six shows in one s…

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Wednesday, May 5, 2021

TDF Conversations: Rock of Ages by TDF

For Mitchell Jarvis and Adam Dannheisser, Rock of Ages wasn't just a gig, it was a way of life. Both actors started with the hair-metal jukebox musical when it first banged its head Off Broa…

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TDF Conversations: Aubrey Lynch II and Desmond Richardson by TDF

Aubrey Lynch II and Desmond Richardson have known each other for decades. They studied and danced together at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and also appeared on Broadway, where Lynch pe…

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Monday, May 3, 2021

TDF Education: Teacher Appreciation by TDF

We are grateful for the educators who have supported students during a challenging year by helping them express themselves through theatre. Visit bit.tdf.org/edu to support TDF's Education P…

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Friday, April 9, 2021

TDF Conversations: Ain't Too Proud by TDF

March 3, 2021: Jawan M. Jackson and Taylor Symone Jackson talk candidly about Broadway and their beloved musical. Although Melvin Franklin of The Temptations and Motown icon Mary Wilson di…

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TDF Conversations: LaChanze and Audra McDonald by TDF

March 31, 2021: Broadway's biggest icons (and longtime buddies!) discuss cofounding Black Theatre United amidst a pandemic, their extraordinary careers and the power of young people to creat…

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

TDF Education: A Night with Nina Simone by TDF

We are proud to share this showcase from students who participated in our Introduction to Theatre residency at The Denzel Washington School for the Art!

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