Saturday, October 16, 2021

Lackawanna Blues by Richard Seff

Ruben Santiago-Hudson is an extraordinary actor, and he is using his gifts to our advantage in this one-man play at the Samuel J Friedman Theatre on Broadway. Ably supported by music compose…

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Celebrate Angela Lansbury's Birthday With This Original Song by Alan Menken and Tim Rice by Bethany Rickwald

Plus, watch the legendary songwriters discuss how Lansbury inspired the tune and donate to The Actors Fund.

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Naima Mora Stars in The Amazing Adventures of a Woman in Need Off-Broadway October 16 by Dan Meyer

The America’s Next Top Model winner co-wrote the play with director Marishka S. Phillips.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM

Ain’t Too Proud—The Life and Times of the Temptations Reopens on Broadway October 16 by Andrew Gans

John Legend recently joined the producing team for the hit musical at the Imperial Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, October 15, 2021

Check Out New Photos of the Broadway Return of David Byrne's American Utopia by Andrew Gans

The Tony Awarded production officially opens October 17 at the St. James Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:51PM

In the News: Six Celebrates Vinyl Release With TikTok Live Stream, Experience Odd Man Out in Darkness at The Flea by Talaura Harms

Plus, Lincoln Center Moments, a performance series for adults with dementia, returns this fall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:58PM

Lackawanna Blues by Darryl Reilly

Employing his majestic vocal and physical talents, Santiago-Hudson supremely differentiates each of his brief characterizations with specificity and pathos. There’s also a poignant dynami…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 04:43PM

See LaChanze, Chuck Cooper, More Cast Members of Broadway’s Trouble in Mind Meet the Press by Dan Meyer

Alice Childress’ play begins previews October 29 at Roundabout’s American Airlines Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:18PM

A Marvel Podcast Is Rachel Chavkin's Latest Larger-Than-Life Stage by Hayley Levitt

The Tony-winning Hadestown director dives into audio storytelling with Marvel's Wastelanders: Hawkeye.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:18PM

Broadway's Ain't Too Proud Announces Rush Policy and Digital Lottery by Andrew Gans

The Tony-nominated musical returns to Broadway October 16 with a gala performance at the Imperial Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:26PM

Watch Highlights From Hadestown's National Tour, Opening October 15 at the Kennedy Center by Andrew Gans

The traveling production of the Tony-winning musical stars Nicholas Barasch, Morgan Siobhan Green, Levi Kreis, Kimberly Marable, and Kevyn Morrow.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36PM

The Fever: Wallace Shawn Wags His Finger, Again by Elysa Gardner

★★★☆☆ Lili Taylor plays Shawn's tortured traveler in a revival of the Obie Award-winning play The post The Fever: Wallace Shawn Wags His Finger, Again appeared first on New York St…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 11:00AM

Inside Playbill's First-Ever NY ComicCon Offering, The Big Broadway Nerd Panel by Logan Culwell-Block

Find out what James Monroe Iglehart, Anthony Rapp, Justice Moore, and Nik Walker had to say about the intersection of Broadway and nerd culture.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:51AM

Martyna Majok’s Sanctuary City Will Stream After Off-Broadway Run by Dan Meyer

The play was filmed at the Lucille Lortel Theatre this fall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:37AM

Check Out Photos of Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, officially opened at the John Golden Theatre October 13.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:25AM

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo's Invincible Musical Will Have Los Angeles Showcase by Andrew Gans

Scott Schwartz will direct the November performances.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:23AM

Broadway's "The Lehman Trilogy" opened last night - Even after three hours, could it use a "megamix" to get the crowd on its feet by Fred Landau

 Wondering if Broadway's "The Lehman Trilogy" even at three hours could use a megamix to get the crowd on its feet and clapping in rhythm, so they get online even while they leave the thea…

SOURCE: Music and Comedy at 09:38AM

New U.K. Tour of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical Will Launch in February 2022 by Andrew Gans

Curve Artistic Director Nikolai Foster will direct the upcoming tour of the Tony-nominated musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:27AM

Schitt’s Creek Star Noah Reid Will Make Broadway Debut in The Minutes by Dan Meyer

Playwright Tracy Letts, Jessie Mueller, Blair Brown, and more will reprise their work when the play returns.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:59AM

ShentonSTAGE Daily for FRIDAY OCTOBER 15 by Mark Shenton

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Friday diary: Chekhov in Windsor, Philip Glass at ENO, and playing catch-up by Mark Shenton

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WATCH: TDF's 'Chicken & Biscuits' Conversation - Cleo King and Ebony Marshall-Oliver dish about starring in this delicious new comedy

Communal laughter is healing, so it's no wonder that after 18 months of isolation, audiences are craving that experience more than ever. That's why Cleo King and Ebony Marshall-Oliver feel b…

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Mask Hacks for Theatregoers with Glasses or Hearing Aids - Glasses fogging up? Hearing aids getting tangled in your mask? We have solutions!

Glasses fogging up? Hearing aids getting tangled in your mask? We have solutions!---Returning to in-person performances has been thrilling, and theatres are enforcing rules to keep audiences…

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Pride & Prejudice* (*Sort of) Musical Begins Previews October 15 in the West End by Andrew Gans

Five actors play all the characters in the production at the Criterion Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM

The Play That Goes Wrong Reopens Off-Broadway October 15 by Andrew Gans

Performances resume at New World Stages.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, October 14, 2021

Read the Reviews for The Lehman Trilogy on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The family saga from Stefano Massini opened October 14 at the Nederlander Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:33PM

Review: The Lehman Trilogy at the Nederlander Theatre by Cameron Kelsall

"There is a value to...approach[ing] unfettered capitalism with a critical eye," writes our critic, but Stefano Massini's play (as adapted by Ben Power) doesn't keep its gaze trained where i…

SOURCE: exeuntnyc.com at 09:30PM

The Lehman Trilogy: Astonishing Sam Mendes Production Finally Reaches Broadway by Steven Suskin

★★★★★ Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley, and Adrian Lester altogether triumphant as the Brothers Lehman The post The Lehman Trilogy: Astonishing Sam Mendes Production Finally Reache…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:20PM

The Lehman Trilogy: Sam Mendes’ landmark production makes a triumphant Broadway debut. by Frank Scheck

★★★★★ Adam Godley, Simon Russell Beale and Adrian Lester deliver stupendous performances in this brilliantly staged, decades-spanning theatrical saga. The post The Lehman Trilogy:…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:19PM

In the News: Davon Williams Named Broadway Black Executive Director, Cast Complete for Taylor Mac's The Hang, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: John Leguizamo's Kiss My Aztec! musical is planning a development work session in early 2022.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:02PM

New Musical The Visitor, on Day of Scheduled 1st Preview, Delays Off-Broadway Start by Ryan McPhee

The Public Theater production now intends to begin October 16.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:51PM

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