Thursday, April 22, 2021

Martin Scorsese & Sing Street's John Carney Ready Gershwin-Inspired Movie Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Hollywood heavyweights Martin Scorsese and Irwin Winkler are set to produce a new movie musical inspired by composer George Gershwin, according to Variety. Fascinating Rhythm, named for the…

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Odds & Ends: Tracy Letts, LisaGay Hamilton & More Join HBO Series About the Los Angeles Lakers by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Tracy Letts & More Tapped for Los Angeles Lakers-Centered Series Some Broadway alums have been tapped for a new HBO ser…

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Watch Christine Baranski Talk About Missing Theater and Reuniting with Cynthia Nixon for The Gilded Age by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Tony winner Christine Baranski appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers to talk about an auction of theater treasures for The Actors Fund. "I've been doing TV for all of these year…

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Raúl Esparza, Alice Ripley, Carmen Cusack & More Star in The Waves in Quarantine by Caitlin Moynihan

A star-studded cast has been announced for The Waves in Quarantine, a new musical film project featuring six short films inspired by Virginia Woolf’s The Waves. Conceived by Raúl Esparza…

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Alinta Chidzey & Des Flanagan to Lead Moulin Rouge! in Australia by Lindsey Sullivan

Raise your glass! As previously reported, Moulin Rouge! is heading to Melbourne, Australia's Regent Theatre beginning on August 13. Alinta Chidzey will star as Satine opposite Des Flanaga…

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Odds & Ends: In the Heights Movie Soundtrack Gets Release Date & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. In the Heights Soundtrack Release Plans June is the month that just keeps on giving for In the Heights fans! In addition to…

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Broadway Couple Patti Murin and Colin Donnell to Star in Hallmark's To Catch a Spy by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway couple Patti Murin and Colin Donnell will star in a new Hallmark mystery movie this year, according to Entertainment Tonight. To Catch a Spy will premiere on June 20 on Hallmark Mov…

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Watch Laura Benanti, Ruthie Ann Miles & More Preview Into the Woods at Encores! by Lindsey Sullivan

They want to go to the festival! As previously reported, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods will be part of a future Encores! season. Encores! Artistic Director Lear deBess…

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Antoine Fuqua to Direct and Produce Film Adaptation of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Caitlin Moynihan

Antoine Fuqua, known for directing movies Training Day and Magnificent Seven, is bringing a fresh adaptation of Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof to the big screen, according toVar…

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Hear from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jane Krakowski & More on Broadway Profiles by Lindsey Sullivan

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the newest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by, this installment will …

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: BC/EFA Raises Big Bucks with Starry Red Bucket Match-Up Campaign & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Aaron Tveit & More Raise $1,919,254 for BC/EFA Red Bucket Match-Up The first Red Bucket Match-Up, an online fundraising…

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Legendary Songwriter Jim Steinman, Famous for Bat Out of Hell and More, Dies at 73 by Caitlin Moynihan

Legendary songwriter Jim Steinman, a master at creating hit power ballads, died on April 20, according to Variety. The Grammy winner, famous for writing and producing Meat Loaf's 1977 debut…

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Anthony Powell, Oscar and Tony-Winning Costume Designer, Dead at 85 by Caitlin Moynihan

Anthony Powell, an Oscar and Tony-winning costume designer known for creating the now-iconic look of Broadway's Norma Desmond and Hollywood'sIndiana Jones, died on April 18. He was 85. The …

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Broadway's Andrew Rannells and Daniel Breaker Join Cast of Girls5eva by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominees Andrew Rannells and Daniel Breaker have joined the cast of the musical comedy series Girls5eva. They join a lineup that includes Renée Elise Goldsberry, Sara Bareilles, Ashle…

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Immersive Theatrical Version of The Great Gatsby to Play New York City by Caitlin Moynihan

An immersive theatrical experience of The Great Gatsby will make its North American debut in New York City this fall. The show is created and directed by Alexander Wright. The New York venue…

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Monday, April 19, 2021

Odds & Ends: Idina Menzel, Cheyenne Jackson & More Announced for Miscast21 by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Idina Menzel & More Added to Miscast21 More performers have been tapped for Miscast21. Idina Menzel, Cheyenne Jackson…

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Sutton Foster on the Final Season of Younger, Her Broadway Return & More by

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal includes a catch-up between Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek and Sutton Foster. The two-time Tony winner can now be seen o…

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Watch Tony Winner Beth Leavel Belt Out the Boozy New Tune 'Classy Time' by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Beth Leavel is getting a little tipsy and singing along with her Tony Award thanks to the new song "Classy Time." Written by Danny Feldman, the number takes viewers through a day…

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John Cameron Mitchell to Star Opposite Kate McKinnon in Joe Exotic Limited Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Hey, all you cool cats and kittens! Tony winner John Cameron Mitchell is set to star as Joe Exotic in an upcoming limited series, according to Variety. Based on the Wondery Podcast of the sa…

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Tony-Nominated Musical Jagged Little Pill to Premiere in Australia This Year by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony-nominated musical Jagged Little Pill, which features the songs of Alanis Morissette, will premiere in Australia later this year at the Theatre Royal in Sydney. Morissette announced …

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Sunday, April 18, 2021

Celebrate 50 Years of Follies on Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. On this we…

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Friday, April 16, 2021

Odds & Ends: Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald & More Set for Lincoln Center Theater's Virtual Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Patti LuPone as Reno Sweeney in the Lincoln Center Theater production of Anything Goes (Photo: Brigitte Lacombe) Tales f…

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In the Heights Will Open the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival by Caitlin Moynihan

It's almost time for the lights to go up on In the Heights, the highly-anticipated movie adaptation of the Tony-winning musical of the same name by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hu…

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Broadway-Bound Shout Sister Shout, a Bio-Musical of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Announces Creative Team by Caitlin Moynihan

A new bio-musical about the life of the  “Godmother of Rock ’n’ Roll” Sister Rosetta Tharpe is Broadway-bound! Shout Sister Shout will feature a book by Cheryl L. West with directi…

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Tina, Slave Play & A Soldier's Play Casting Directors Among 2021 Artios Award Winners by Caitlin Moynihan

A talented group of Broadway casting directors were recognized for their work at the Casting Society of America's 36th Annual Artios Awards on April 15. This marked the organization's first …

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Ain’t No Mo’ Creator & Star Jordan E. Cooper & More Win 2021 Whiting Awards for Drama by Lindsey Sullivan

Three talented scribes have earned the 2021 Whiting Award for Drama. Jordan E. Cooper, Donnetta Lavinia Grays and Sylvia Khoury will each receive a $50,000 prize. Jordan E. Cooper (Photo: …

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Odds & Ends: RuPaul's Drag Race Star Alyssa Edwards to Sashay to the West End by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Alyssa Edwards to Bring Alyssa, Memoirs of a Queen! to London Sashay all the way across the pond! RuPaul's Drag Race star A…

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Let the Sun Shine On! Here's a First Look at Samantha Barks & the West End Cast of Frozen by Lindsey Sullivan

Though London audiences have to wait until August 27 to experience Frozen in the West End, this cast can't hold it back anymore. A stunning first look at stars Samantha Barks, Stephanie McKe…

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Hugh Jackman & Laura Dern to Star in Follow-Up Film to Florian Zeller’s Oscar-Nominated The Father by Lindsey Sullivan

Two towering talents are teaming up! Deadline reports that The Music Man-bound star Hugh Jackman and Oscar winner Laura Dern are set to star in writer/director Florian Zeller's The Son, a fo…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Larry Owens, Bebe Neuwirth & More Set for Special Filmed Presentation of the 2021 Lucille Lortel Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

The Off-Broadway League and the Lucille Lortel Theatre will present the 2021 Lucille Lortel Awards as a celebration of all the people who create off-Broadway excellence. A pre-taped special …

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New Works from Bess Wohl, Moisés Kaufman & More to Comprise Live Theatrical Experience The Seven Deadly Sins by Lindsey Sullivan

An exciting outdoor theatrical experience is heading to New York's Meatpacking District this summer. Presented by Tectonic Theater Project in association with Madison Wells Live, The Seven D…

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All that Chat

Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre