Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Choir Boy Begins on Broadway December 12 by Olivia Clement

The Oscar-winning Moonlight writer makes his Broadway debut with his acclaimed play.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Playing to the Gods, About Shakespeare Player Sarah Bernhardt, to Get Feature Film Treatment by Olivia Clement

Grey Gardens director Michael Sucsy will helm the movie adaptation of Peter Rader's book.

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Alvin Epstein, a Frequent Interpreter of Samuel Beckett, Dies at 93 by Ryan McPhee

Mr. Epstein appeared in the original Broadway production of Waiting for Godot, as well as numerous productions of Endgame.

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Phantom’s Ali Ewoldt to Star in World Premiere of Anne of Green Gables: Part I by Olivia Clement

Royal Family Productions is behind the world premiere, adapted by Chris Henry with choreography by Lorna Ventura.

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See Alex Newell, Daphne Rubin-Vega, and More at the South Pacific 70th Anniversary Celebration by Marc J. Franklin

The gala concert, held at New York City's St. Regis December 10, was a benefit for the Broadway Dreams organization.

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Watch Scenes From Off-Broadway’s Clueless Musical, Starring Dove Cameron by Andrew Gans

The New Group production officially opens December 11.

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See Alec Baldwin, Rachel Dratch, and More at Celebrity Autobiography by Marc J. Franklin

The stars came out to participate in the December 10 performance of the long-running comedy series.

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14th Season of Project Shaw Announced by Andrew Gans

The new season will kick off with Misalliance, featuring Maryann Plunkett, Jay O. Sanders, Jennifer Lim, and David Garrison.

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Reimagined Oklahoma! Will Transfer to Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Bard SummerScape's acclaimed production heads to the Circle in the Square Theatre following an acclaimed run at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

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Carnegie Hall Presents a Fresh Look at Early Music by Stephen Raskauskas

By exploring historical instruments and techniques to play them, pioneers of the early music revival have opened up new worlds of sound. A new series of concerts kicks off at Weill Recital H…

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Actually, We're F**ked to Debut at Cherry Lane by Olivia Clement

The world premiere by Matt Williams will begin performances at the Off-Broadway theatre in February 2019.

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Inside the Opening Night of Slave Play Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The world-premiere play by Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara, opened at New York Theatre Workshop December 9.

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Chilina Kennedy Will Return to Broadway’s Beautiful by Ryan McPhee

The long-running Carole King heads back to the musical as it celebrates five years on Broadway.

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Stage and Screen Star Richard Kline Will Join Waitress National Tour by Andrew Gans

Recently seen in the new musical The Sting, Kline is best known for his work on Three’s Company.

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Musical Adaptation of The Invention of Hugo Cabret in the Works by Ryan McPhee

Author Brian Selznick is at work on the libretto for the musical, which is eyeing a 2021 London premiere.

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Emilia to Transfer to West End by Olivia Clement

Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s play will transfer to the Vaudeville Theatre following a sold-out run at Shakespeare's Globe.

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Read Reviews for the Off-Broadway Revival of Lynn Nottage's Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine by Playbill Staff

The Signature Theatre staging, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, continues its extended run through January 13, 2019.

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Full Cast Announced for Jackie Sibblies Drury’s Marys Seacole at LCT3 by Ruthie Fierberg

Find out who will be joining Quincy Tyler Bernstine in the new play directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz.

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A Look at Clueless, The Musical Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The world premiere musical adaptation of the 1995 film is set to open December 11 with the New Group.

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Cast Complete for 50th Anniversary Touring Production of Hair by Andrew Gans

The U.K. tour opens March 21, 2019, at the New Wimbledon Theatre.

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What Changed for Network’s Bryan Cranston Between the London Production and Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony-winning actor shares the epiphany he had playing Howard Beale in Ivo van Hove’s production.

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Go Inside Opening Night of Lynn Nottage's Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

Signature Theatre celebrates the revival, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz.

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Daniel ’Rudy’ Ruettiger to Bring Autobiographical Solo Show to Broadway for One Night by Olivia Clement

Dream Big: Rudy Ruettiger Live on Broadway will play the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

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Read Reviews for Noura at Playwrights Horizons by Playbill Staff

Heather Raffo’s new drama, directed by Joanna Settle, opened in the mainstage theatre December 10.

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Exclusive: Watch Laura Osnes Sing ’Christmas, Will You Stay?’ With the Boston Pops by Andrew Gans

The Tony nominee performs the Michael Mott holiday tune.

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See Who's Joining Tony Winner Denis O'Hare in National Theatre’s Tartuffe by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin at the London venue February 9, 2019.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Releases Another Cut Song From Hamilton by Ruthie Fierberg

This time the creator shares the lyrics and a demo for “George Washington’s Death,” cut from the Broadway smash.

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Football Great Tiki Barber Will Join Broadway Cast of Kinky Boots by Andrew Gans

The former New York Giants star will step into the role of Don.

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Carol Burnett to Receive Golden Globes' Inaugural TV Special Achievement Award by Ryan McPhee

The special honor will also be named after the stage and screen comedy icon.

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Christopher Fitzgerald Returns to Waitress on Broadway December 11 by Ryan McPhee

The Tony nominee steps back into the role of Ogie as Stephanie Torns dons Jenna's apron once more.

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