Thursday, October 18, 2018

Flip Through the Opening Night Playbill for Lifespan of a Fact on Broadway by Hannah Vine

The new play, directed by Leigh Silverman, opens October 18 at Studio 54.

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The Lifespan of a Fact Opens on Broadway October 18 by Olivia Clement

Daniel Radcliffe, Cherry Jones, and Bobby Cannavale star in the Leigh Silverman-helmed production at Studio 54.

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Christine Lahti Is Gloria Steinem in Off-Broadway’s Gloria: A Life, Opening October 18 by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Diane Paulus directs Emily Mann’s new play.

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Watch The Color Purple Cast and Crew Speak Out for World Spirit Day October 18 by Mark Peikert

In honor of the annual day against bullying, Adrianna Hicks and company share their stories.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

How Did Critics Respond to Glenn Close in Off-Broadway's Mother of the Maid? by Mark Peikert

The new play about Joan of Arc's family officially opened October 17 at the Public Theatre.

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Read Reviews of Marianne Elliott's Reimagined Revival of Sondheim's Company in the West End by Mark Peikert

From making Bobby into Rosalie Craig's Bobbie to adjusting dated lyrics, what did critics think of the new take on the classic?

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Elsie Fisher Tapped to Star in Shaggs Film Musical by Olivia Clement

The Eighth Grade breakout actor will star in the movie version of Joy Gregory, Gunnar Madsen, and John Lang's musical about the cult favorite band.

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Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie Star in Mary Queen of Scots by Hannah Vine

The film, directed by Donmar Warehouse's Artistic Director Josie Rourke and written by Beau Willimon, is set to premiere December 7.

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First Look at Porgy and Bess at the English National Opera by David Gewirtzman

Eric Greene and Nicole Cabell star in the London staging.

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Check Out Exit 82’s Twilight Zone-Inspired Little Shop of Horrors by Olivia Clement

The Toms River theatre company puts a unique spin on the well-known musical.

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Smokey Joe’s Café Revival Will Close Off-Broadway, Cast Album and Tour in the Works by Ryan McPhee

The new production of the Broadway hit opened earlier this summer at Stage 42.

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Watch Ana Gasteyer Present Seth Rudetsky With Sandy Fund Award at Best in Shows by Andrew Gans

The evening to benefit the Humane Society of New York took place October 15.

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Nico Mulhy and Michael Mayer Make Marnie Sing at the Met by Elena Park

The gripping new opera arrives at the Metropolitan Opera for its U.S. premiere on October 19.

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2nd Annual A Dickens of a Holiday Will Be Offered December 16 by Andrew Gans

The free event is presented by San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater and Macy's Union Square.

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What the Constitution Means to Me Extends Again at New York Theatre Workshop by Olivia Clement

Heidi Schreck's critically acclaimed play will now continue through November 4 at the Off-Broadway theatre.

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Denée Benton and Carvens Lissaint Will Join Broadway Cast of Hamilton by Andrew Gans

All remaining tickets for the October 31 performance of the Tony-winning musical will be sold for $10.

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First Look at the National Tour of Anastasia Starring Lila Coogan by Hannah Vine

The Broadway adaptation of the 1997 animated film began its national tour October 9 in Schenectady, New York.

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Bubble Boy Musical to Debut in NYC by Olivia Clement

Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio's musical coming-of-age tale will play a limited run at the Hudson Guild Theatre.

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Andrea Marcovicci Will Celebrate 70th Birthday With Final Solo Concerts at Feinstein's/54 Below by Andrew Gans

The cabaret favorite will offer Crossing Time November 17.

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Get a First Listen to 2 Tracks from The Other Josh Cohen Album, Featuring Chita Rivera, Lindsay Mendez, More by Logan Culwell-Block

Rivera, Kelli O'Hara, and Jimmi Simpson join a roster of Broadway favorites making special appearances on the upcoming album.

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Exclusive Look at Chicago Star Bianca Marroquín Performing at The Green Room 42 by Hannah Vine

Her new concert Solo Pido (All I Ask) was presented October 10.

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Tony Winner Christine Ebersole Will Perform at White Plains Performing Arts Center Gala by Andrew Gans

The November evening will celebrate the regional theatre's 15th anniversary.

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Go Inside Rehearsals With The Prom for 'Tonight Belongs to You' by Playbill Staff

Playbill goes into the rehearsal studio with the cast of the upcoming Broadway musical.

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Educational Theatre Foundation’s JumpStart Program to Partner With Children's Theatre of Cincinnati by Ryan McPhee

The two organizations will join forces to expand the education initiative in the city that piloted it.

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Watch Adam Kantor Perform 'Answer Me' at Best in Shows by Olivia Clement

The Band's Visit actor performs his number from the Tony-winning musical—to a Pomeranian.

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Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young Give a Special Presentation of New Musical Hit Her With the Skates by Hannah Vine

The American Idol finalists and real-life couple performed numbers from the show at Bowlmor Times Square October 16.

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Mother of the Maid, Starring Glenn Close, Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Public Theater celebrates the official opening of Jane Anderson’s play about Joan of Arc, directed by Matthew Penn.

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Read From His New Book by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hamilton creator talks bringing his Broadway hit to London and Puerto Rico and performs a passage from G’morning G’night—now on shelves.

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Matthew Broderick Previews His ‘New’ Sully-Inspired Musical, Hudson, We Have a Problem by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner offered a taste of the (fake) musical on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

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Apologia, Starring Stockard Channing and Hugh Dancy, Celebrates Opening Night Off-Broadway by Hannah Vine

The Roundabout Theatre Company production officially opened October 16 in the Laura Pels Theater.

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How Well Do You Know the 4-Legged Characters of Broadway? by Logan Culwell-Block

From Annie’s Sandy to Into the Woods’ Milky White, are you up to speed about Broadway’s furry friends? Take our quiz to find out!

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