Thursday, April 25, 2019

Tony Winner Victoria Clark Is a Lady in the Dark April 25–27 at New York City Center by Andrew Gans

The MasterVoices production is directed and conducted by Tony winner Ted Sperling.

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It’s Showtime: New Broadway Musical Beetlejuice Opens April 25 by Ryan McPhee

Alex Timbers directs the stage adaptation of the Tim Burton film.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Read Reviews for Rupert Murdoch Drama Ink on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new James Graham play, directed by Rupert Goold, officially opens at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre April 24.

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Inside Anaïs Mitchell’s Hadestown Script for Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

The book writer of the smash musical reveals the first six pages of notes in her script—with secrets about the show’s stunning opening number.

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A Look Back at Anastasia on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The musical, now touring North America, opened on Broadway April 24, 2017.

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Go Inside Opening Night of Link Link Circus With Isabella Rossellini (and Her Dog Pan) by Marc J. Franklin

The monologue play about the link between humans and animals opened at the Frederick Loewe Theatre at Hunter College April 22.

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Red Bull Theater to Honor Condola Rashad, Daniel Sullivan, and American Theatre Wing by Dan Meyer

The 11th annual Running of the Bulls Gala celebrates achievement in classical theatre.

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A Look Back at the Many Jennas of Broadway's Waitress, From Jessie Mueller to Shoshana Bean by Nathan Skethway

The Sara Bareilles musical celebrates three years on Broadway April 24.

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Renata Friedman and Sarah Nina Hayon to Star in World Premiere of No One is Forgotten by Olivia Clement

The world premiere, written and directed by Winter Miller, will be seen Off-Broadway this summer.

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Ali Stroker, Jelani Remy, Taylor Louderman, More to Compete in Benefit Spelling Bee by Logan Culwell-Block

The Broadway Bee will feature stage favorites competing while raising funds to bring performing opportunities to NYC students.

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Alice at the Palace, Starring Meryl Streep and Debbie Allen, Heading to BroadwayHD by Adam Hetrick

Titles also include The Glass Menagerie, starring Katharine Hepburn and Sam Waterston.

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Leslie Jordan to Host Actors Fund’s Tony Awards Viewing Party in Los Angeles by Adam Hetrick

This year’s event will honor Lily Tomlin with the Julie Harris Award for Artistic Achievement.

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The Who’s Tommy, Starring Casey Cott, Begins Performances at The Kennedy Center by Dan Meyer

The Washington, D.C., production also stars Mandy Gonzalez, Christian Borle, and Wesley Taylor.

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See Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Celebrate 1 Year on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The eighth chapter of J.K. Rowling’s saga opened at the Lyric Theatre April 22, 2018.

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Jersey Boys Tony Winner John Lloyd Young to Perform Jukebox Hero in Studio City by Adam Hetrick

Young will appear at Upstairs at Vitello’s in May.

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Tony Winner Kelli O’Hara to Perform in Kansas City by Adam Hetrick

The Kiss Me, Kate star will perform at Helzeberg Hall in October.

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Dreamgirls Tony Winner Jennifer Holliday to Perform in Westhampton Beach by Adam Hetrick

Holliday will appear in concert during Memorial Day Weekend.

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Women on Broadway Launches Spotlight Series to Push for Gender Parity in Theatre by Ruthie Fierberg

The annual Women’s Day on Broadway branches out with two May panels focused on parenthood and journalism in theatre.

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See the Cast of The Phantom of the Opera Celebrate 13,000 Performances on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The beloved Andrew Lloyd Webber classic is the longest-running show on Broadway.

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The Great Comet’s Nick Choksi Set for New Play Evil Eye, Coming to Audible by Ruthie Fierberg

Listen to an exclusive clip from the audio play by Madhuri Shekar, available for pre-order now.

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Zoe Lister-Jones Teams Up With Leigh Silverman for Musical Stage Adaptation of Band Aid by Olivia Clement

MCC will present the new musical as part of its upcoming PlayLabs, alongside David Zheng's play Ching Chong Maka Hiya.

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Dave Malloy and Rachel Chavkin’s Moby-Dick Musical, Six, More Set for American Repertory Theater’s 2019–2020 Season by Ryan McPhee

Malloy and Chavkin return to the Massachusetts venue after presenting the pre-Broadway engagement of Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812.

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Watch: How Renée Fleming's Voice Became the Soundscape for Norma Jeane Baker of Troy by Dan Meyer

The world premiere, also starring Ben Whishaw, opened April 9 at The Shed and is scheduled to run through May 19.

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Patina Miller, Gaten Matarazzo, Shanice Williams Will Star in Hollywood Bowl’s Into the Woods by Andrew Gans

The Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical, featuring a voice cameo by Whoopi Goldberg, will be presented July 26–28.

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How Many Seconds Is Santino Fontana’s Fastest Quick Change in Tootsie? by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch the company of Broadway’s Tootsie share behind-the-scenes secrets with Playbill live from the red carpet.

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Go Inside Rehearsal of Frankie and Johnny In The Clair de Lune With Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon by Marc J. Franklin

The revival of the Terrence McNally play, directed by Arin Arbus, will begin performances at the Broadhurst Theatre May 4.

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Broadway-Bound Tea at Five, Starring Faye Dunaway, Extends Boston Run and Sets Creative Team by Ryan McPhee

Dunaway will star as Katharine Hepburn in the reworked adaptation of Matthew Lombardo’s monologue play.

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Broadway's Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Releases Brand New Production Photos by Nathan Skethway

The production photos feature the new cast of the hit Broadway play, who joined the production in March.

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Mark Medoff, Tony-Winning Children of a Lesser God Playwright, Dies at 79 by Adam Hetrick

He also received an Academy Award nomination for the film’s 1986 screen adaptation.

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La Jolla Playhouse Will Present Reading of New Kyle Jarrow-Mark Mothersbaugh Musical Slam by Andrew Gans

The new musical features skate choreography by Tony Hawk.

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Shows by Shakina Nayfack, Amanda Green, More to Receive Readings at Williamstown Theatre Festival by Ryan McPhee

Additionally, Tony nominee Jamey Sheridan will join Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Priscilla Lopez, Thomas Sadoski, and more in Bess Wohl’s Grand Horizons.

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