Thursday, July 2, 2020

Exclusive: Flip Through the Playbill Program for the Filmed Hamilton Performance by Logan Culwell-Block

Get ready for the July 3 Disney+ premiere with the program from the week the Tony- and Pulitzer-winning hit was filmed on Broadway.

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Check Out The Public Theater's 2020–2022 Emerging Writers Group by Olivia Clement

Selected from over 500 applicants, the 10 playwrights will be in residence at the Off-Broadway theatre for two years.

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Karen Mason, Sharon McNight Among Teaching Artists for Singnasium by Andrew Gans

The education collaborative welcomes artists and singers of all levels.

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Olivier Winner Lesley Manville Will Play Princess Margaret in Final Season of The Crown by Dan Meyer

The stage and screen star will star opposite Imedla Stauton.

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BEST OF THE DECADE: Favorite Scenic Designs by JK

Earlier this week, we named (what we thought, anyway) the Best of the Decade's projection design. That technical element is the newest in theatrical design. This week, we name our favorites …

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Mean Girls Launches Summer Book Club Series With Angie Thomas' The Hate U Give by Dan Meyer

Tina Fey, Krystina Alabado, Chad Burris, Sabrina Carpenter, and more will sit down with the author in a virtual discussion.

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Checking In With… 4-Time Oscar Nominee Marsha Mason, Star of The Goodbye Girl, Chapter Two, The Night of the Iguana, More by Andrew Gans

"I wake up in the morning and say a prayer of gratitude that real change is happening in this country."

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Mandy Patinkin Shares the Story Behind Hearing Sunday in the Park With George's ‘Finishing the Hat’ for the 1st Time by Ruthie Fierberg

During a Zoom panel for the 92Y, the Homeland star and Tony winner recalls a night with Stephen Sondheim.

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Which Moment in Hamilton Is Lin-Manuel Miranda Most Excited for Audiences to Experience on Disney+? by Felicia Fitzpatrick

Creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda and director Thomas Kail reflect on Hamilton's journey to the small screen.

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Bathurst Winter Festival Illuminations: Turn by Arts Review

Bathurst Regional Art Gallery and ESEM Projects are delighted to present a new animation work by local art and design duo WBYK (Sonny Day and Biddy Maroney) as part of the 2020 Bathurst Wint…

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Sydney Opera House: Let’s Go On With The Show by Arts Review

An evening of musical theatre in support of the Australian performing arts industry, the Sydney Opera House presents Let’s Go On With The Show – a vibrant showcase of live performance, i…

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The kids are alright: young adult post-disaster novels can teach us about trauma and survival by Arts Review

COVID-19 is changing the way we live. Panic buying, goods shortages, lockdown – these are new experiences for most of us. But it’s standard fare for the protagonists of young adult (YA) …

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Black Swan launches Unsung Heroes – A Digital Festival of Western Australian Stories by Arts Review

In response to COVID19 and the social distancing restrictions on mass gatherings, Black Swan State Theatre Company is launching its new digital platform, Black Swan Home Theatre – a compan…

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What 28 Dance Artists & Companies Have Been Getting Up To Lately by The Dance Enthusiast

What 28 Dance Artists & Companies Have Been Getting Up To Lately

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Lorraine Hansberry's Les Blancs Begins Streaming July 2 by Dan Meyer

The 2016 London staging stars Danny Sapani, Gary Beadle, and Tunji Kasim.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Arsht Lays Off Staff, Cuts Salaries And Slices Upcoming Season Budget In Half by Bill Hirschman

The Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami, one of the most high profile performing arts venues in the state, is cutting its coming fiscal year’s $42 million budget in half and just laid off, furl…

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The women of Broadway are celebrated in this delightfully illustrated book for kids.

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Cynthia Erivo and Shoshana Bean Sing on Newly Released Single From Saturday Night Seder by Logan Culwell-Block

The streaming Seder aired on YouTube in April to benefit the CDC Foundation's Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund.

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Lynn Nottage, Jeanine Tesori, Eboni Booth Are Part of Atlantic's Summer Virtual Lineup by Olivia Clement

Held every Friday, the Live With Atlantic series is free and takes place over Zoom.

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Emmy- and Grammy–Winning Music Director John McDaniel Continues Sunday Tea With John McD Series by Ruthie Fierberg

Tune in the first Sunday of each month for tea and tunes.

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Lynne and Land Foundation Presents Grants to 4 U.K. Arts Organizations in Memory of Gillian Lynne by Ryan McPhee

The choreographer of The Phantom of the Opera and Cats died July 1, 2018.

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Watch Marissa Jaret Winokur, Nicole Sullivan, Matt Steele, More in the Trailer for Divos! by Dan Meyer

The comedy follows a theatre kid and a jock as they vie for the same role in the school musical.

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Julianne Moore and Kaitlyn Dever to Star in MCC Benefit Reading of Good as New by Ryan McPhee

Proceeds from the virtual performance, presented by MCC Theater, will go toward the Off-Broadway company, The Artist Co-op, and The Okra Project.

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Watch Austin Scott and Alexa Cepeda Sing 'My Favorite Things' on R&H Goes Live! by Dan Meyer

The Hamilton alum and NYC-based musician perform a familiar tune from The Sound of Music.

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Oscar Winner Mahershala Ali to Star as Jack Johnson in Dominique Morisseau-Penned New Series by Olivia Clement

The legendary boxer's life will be brought to the screen in HBO's new limited series, Unruly.

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Tony Nominee Nick Cordero Continues to Battle COVID-19 by Playbill Staff

The Broadway star is still fighting hard 90 days into his hospital stay, with support from his wife Amanda Kloots.

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Philadelphia's Wilma Theater Re-Configures Space to Allow for Audience Distancing by Olivia Clement

The Wilma Globe model is inspired by Shakespeare's Globe theatre.

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Watch Billy Porter, Annaleigh Ashford, and Matthew Morrison Reunite With Jerry Mitchell Live by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony-winning director-choreographer will answer your questions on The Broadway Q&A.

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Broadway's Take Me Out Postpones to Spring 2021 by Dan Meyer

The Second Stage production will star Jesse Williams, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Patrick J. Adams.

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