Saturday, April 13, 2024

Join Broadway's The Who's Tommy for a 2-Show Day as Lily Kren Takes Over Playbill's Instagram April 13 by Logan Culwell-Block

Kren is currently making her Broadway debut in the ensemble of the new revival at the Nederlander Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker-Led Plaza Suite Completes West End Run April 13 by Talaura Harms

The limited engagement moved to London following a sold-out Broadway run.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Joe DiPietro's F***ing Men Returns to London April 13 by Meg Masseron

The play inspired by Arthur Schnitzler's La Ronde had a sold-out run last year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Lia Romeo's Still Starring Jayne Atkinson and Tim Daly Begins New York Premiere April 13 by Meg Masseron, Molly Higgins

Adrienne Campbell-Holt directs the limited Off-Broadway engagement.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Grenfell: In The Words of Survivors Begins Performances at St. Ann's Warehouse April 13 by Margaret Hall

The play centers on a community who protected and cared for one another before, during, and after a devastating fire that killed 72.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM

Agatha Christie's The Hollow Begins Performances Off-Broadway April 13 by Margaret Hall

The play is a comedic twist on the classic whodunnit murder mystery formula, taking place just outside London.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18AM
Friday, April 12, 2024

Feel Good Friday: Leana Rae Concepcion and Amber Ardolino Play Music Trivia With Trackstar* by Talaura Harms

The TikTok music trivia game show had a hard time stumping these Broadway players.

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:24PM

The Look Book: The Stars Stayed Gold at The Outsiders Opening Night by Meg Masseron

The evening offered shimmering tones and an outfit designed by Angelina Jolie.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM

On the Red Carpet: Which Rumblers Would Win a Broadway Madness Bracket... Greasers, Von Trapps, or Jellicle Cats? by Margaret Hall

Go inside opening night of The Outsiders with curtain call photos, interviews, and red carpet guests including Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah, Author S.E. Hinton.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM

Josh Gad to Direct Chris Farley Biopic by Talaura Harms

Emmy winner Paul Walter Hauser will play the late Saturday Night Live actor.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

Caissie Levy Will Be John Riddle's Special Guest for Blue Lady Concert by Andrew Gans

Nick Laughlin will direct the evening at The Sultan Room.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:32PM

How Michael Greif Directed 3 Broadway Musicals in a Single Season by Andrew Gans

For the 2023–24 season, he's overseen The Notebook, Hell's Kitchen, and Days of Wine and Roses.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:06PM

Betty Buckley, Darren Criss, Alice Ripley, Nicholas Rodriguez, More Set for Provincetown Concert Series by Andrew Gans

Grammy and Emmy winner John McDaniel produces the summer series.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:02PM

Video: Daniel Radcliffe Performs 'Franklin Shepard, Inc.' From Merrily We Roll Along by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

The hit revival, also co-starring Jonathan Groff and Lindsay Mendez, continues on Broadway at the Hudson Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:02PM

Ronnie Larsen's The Actors to Play Off-Broadway at Theatre Row by Meg Masseron

The comedy serves as Larsen's first family-friendly play after a prolific career writing X-rated queer comedies.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:48PM

Revised Unsinkable Molly Brown Musical Released for Licensing by Logan Culwell-Block

Music Theatre International is ready to let theatre companies tackle Dick Scanlan's updated version of the Meredith Willson musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:12PM

Jack Tucker: Comedy Standup Hour to Return Off-Broadway by Margaret Hall

The piece, which previously enjoyed sold-out runs at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, London's Soho Theatre, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, and more, will return to Soho Playhous…

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:42PM

Tony Kushner Named 2024 Winner of PEN/Mike Nichols Writing for Performance Award by Margaret Hall

The honor recognizes a writer whose transformative work enlightens and inspires audiences in the tradition of comedian and filmmaker Mike Nichols.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM

See Who's Joining Ruthie Ann Miles, Anika Larsen, Jelani Remy for Broadway Celebrates Earth Day Times Square Concert by Andrew Gans

The free concert is presented by The Broadway Green Alliance and Times Square Alliance.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:48AM

London Rodgers and Hammerstein Anniversary Concert to Release Live Album by Logan Culwell-Block

Audra McDonald, Julian Ovenden, Marisha Wallace, and Patrick Wilson are among the 2023 concert's starry line-up celebrating the Oklahoma! and South Pacific creators.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:48AM

Video: Watch Alicia Keys, Maleah Joi Moon Perform 'Kaleidoscope' in New Hell's Kitchen Music Video by Molly Higgins

Alicia Keys' musical love letter to New York City officially opens April 20 at the Shubert Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

Olivier-Nominated Musical The Little Big Things to Stream via National Theatre at Home by Logan Culwell-Block

Based on the best-selling memoir by Henry Fraser, the musical features a score by Nick Butcher.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

See Who's Starring in London Premiere of Marie Curie Musical by Andrew Gans

The English-language premiere of the South Korean hit will play the Charing Cross Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

Photos: Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors Celebrates Newest Cast Members, Jinkx Monsoon and James Carpinello by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

The Little Shop company was joined by special guests Jackie Cox, Plane Jane, and more for the celebration.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:14AM

The Apple Boys To Receive Industry Presentation by Margaret Hall

The four-person comedy is set in turn-of-the-century Coney Island

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM

Photos: Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors Celebrates Jinkx Monsoon and James Carpinello's 1st Performance by Molly Higgins, Logan Culwell-Block

The Little Shop company was joined by special guests Jackie Cox, Plane Jane, and more for the celebration.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM

Rob Madge to Give Their Regards to Broadway in London's West End by Margaret Hall

For one night only, Madge will present a brand new show about their experience postponing the Broadway run of My Son's A Queer, But What Can You Do?.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM

Roundabout Sets 2024–25 Season Opening Nights by Talaura Harms

The season will feature two Broadway premieres, a Broadway musical revival, and two world premieres Off-Broadway.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM

Off-Broadway Premiere of Abe Koogler's Staff Meal Begins Performances April 12 by Margaret Hall

Set in a restaurant on the brink of collapse, the piece plays Playwrights Horizons.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12AM

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' The Comeuppance Opens U.K. Premiere at London's Almeida April 12 by Logan Culwell-Block

The work made its world premiere Off-Broadway at Signature Theatre in 2023.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:12AM
Thursday, April 11, 2024

Reviews: What Do Critics Think of The Outsiders on Broadway? by Molly Higgins, Meg Masseron

The stage musical adaptation of S.E. Hinton's novel and Francis Ford Coppola's film officially opened April 11.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:18PM

All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards