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Friday, February 3, 2023

Reviews: What Did Critics Think of the Off-Broadway Revival of Endgame at Irish Rep? by Talaura Harms

Bill Irwin and John Douglas Thompson star in the post-apocalyptic play from Samuel Beckett.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:03PM

Lin-Manuel Miranda Is Just Trying to Keep Up With John Kander in New York, New York by Talaura Harms

The Hamilton scribe talks about how the new Kander and Ebb musical, on which he's contributed lyrics, is a love letter to New York.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:12AM
Thursday, February 2, 2023

John Douglas Thompson and Bill Irwin Open Beckett's Endgame Off-Broadway February 2 by Talaura Harms

See photos from Irish Rep's revival of the end-of-the-world tragicomedy.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM

Get a 1st Look at Katie Holmes in The Wanderers Off-Broadway at Roundabout by Talaura Harms

Barry Edelstein directs Anna Ziegler's play about two marriages.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Larissa FastHorse Is Broadway's First Native American Female Playwright (That We Know Of) by Talaura Harms

The playwright takes on "performative wokeness" in The Thanksgiving Play, making its Broadway premiere this season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Cast Revealed for Winnie the Pooh London Run and U.K.-Ireland Tour by Talaura Harms

Jake Bazel will lead the London production beginning in March, while Benjamin Durham will take on the tour.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:54PM
Monday, January 23, 2023

Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director of Off-Broadway's Primary Stages, Has Died by Talaura Harms

Leynse led the Off-Broadway company for more than two decades.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:24PM
Friday, January 20, 2023

Meet the Understudies Who Keep The Piano Lesson Playing by Talaura Harms

"Understudying ain't for the weak of heart, man."

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:54PM
Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Todrick Hall Can Name That (Show)Tune in 4 Notes by Talaura Harms

The performer recently won $135K for Broadway Cares on Fox's Celebrity Name That Tune.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM

How Samuel D. Hunter’s Own Battle With Self-Loathing Inspired The Whale by Talaura Harms

He addresses the critics of his play-turned-film and explain why it's not a cynical work.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM
Tuesday, January 17, 2023

So You Want to Take a Show to Edinburgh Festival Fringe by Talaura Harms

Anyone can perform a show at the world's largest arts festival. Here's how you do it.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM
Sunday, January 15, 2023

Broadway Revival of Suzan-Lori Parks' Topdog/Underdog Closes January 15 by Talaura Harms

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II and Corey Hawkins star in the Pulitzer-winning two-hander.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM

Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool Finishes Broadway Engagement January 15 by Talaura Harms

The comedian's show about death and mortality played Lincoln Center's Vivian Beaumont Theater.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32AM
Thursday, January 12, 2023

Playwright Jasmine Lee-Jones is a Gen-Z Shakespeare by Talaura Harms

Her play Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner uses internet slang and memes to critique cultural appropriation and cancel culture.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:42PM
Wednesday, January 11, 2023

See Katie Holmes and the Cast of Off-Broadway's The Wanderers Meet the Press by Talaura Harms

Roundabout Theatre Company will present the New York premiere play by Anna Ziegler.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Monday, January 9, 2023

The Theatre-Lover's Guide to What's Streaming in January by Talaura Harms

It's all mysteries and musicals for the start of the new year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Sunday, January 8, 2023

Almost Famous Ends Broadway Run January 8 by Talaura Harms

Based on the 2000 film, the musical features a book by filmmaker Cameron Crowe and music by Tom Kitt.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM

Into the Woods Broadway Revival Ends Extended Run January 8 by Talaura Harms

The Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical is led by Joaquina Kalukango, Stephanie J. Block, and Sebastian Arcelus.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM

Reimagined Broadway Revival of 1776 Completes Broadway Run January 8 by Talaura Harms

Kristolyn Lloyd leads an all-female, transgender, and non-binary cast in the Roundabout Theatre Company and American Repertory Theater co-production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Broadway, Watch Out for Bonnie Milligan by Talaura Harms

The Kimberly Akimbo actor is doing something radical with plus-size characters. She’s making them human.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Sebastian Arcelus Is Back in Broadway's Into the Woods January 3 by Talaura Harms

Arcelus and spouse Stephanie J. Block will lead the all-star company in the revival's final week of performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36AM
Saturday, December 31, 2022

Julia May Jonas' Your Own Personal Exegesis Completes Off-Broadway Run December 31 by Talaura Harms

Lincoln Center Theater/LCT3 present the world premiere, under the direction of Annie Tippe.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM
Friday, December 30, 2022

Glass Onion's Detective Benoit Blanc Is a Theatre Queen by Talaura Harms

We un-peel the layers of Stephen Sondheim and Angela Lansbury's final screen appearances in the hit Netflix film starring Daniel Craig.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:24PM
Wednesday, December 28, 2022

Emma Thompson Says She's "Burning on All Cylinders" as Matilda's Headmistress by Talaura Harms

Miss Trunchbull gives the Oscar-winning actor a chance to turn in a truly theatrical performance for film.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32PM
Friday, December 23, 2022

Bah Humbug! Where to Stream A Christmas Carol This Weekend by Talaura Harms

This holiday season, stream two new Scrooge-themed musicals, an extended Muppet Christmas Carol, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:54PM
Thursday, December 22, 2022

Jelani Remy Might Be Nervous for His Cabaret, But There's Always Eggnog by Talaura Harms

The Broadway vet preps for the final concert in the Bloomingdale's Studio 59 Best Holiday Ever cabaret series.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM

Did You Know That Audrey II in Little Shop of Horrors Is a Female Man-Eating Plant? by Talaura Harms

The puppet designers of the original 1982 production of the horror-musical and the Off-Broadway revival compare and contrast notes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12PM

Check Out Photos From the New Cuban Musical Alma by Talaura Harms

The dance show is expected to arrive in New York in Spring 2023.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:06AM
Monday, December 19, 2022

See Norm Lewis, Eugene Lee, More in the North American Tour of A Soldier's Play by Talaura Harms

The touring production of the 2020 Best Revival Tony winner is currently at the Kennedy Center through January 8, 2023.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Jay Armstrong Johnson Loves an Eclectic Cabaret by Talaura Harms

The Broadway vet is next in the lineup for Bloomingdale's holiday cabaret series at the store's Studio 59.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM

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