Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Read Reviews for Lucy Kirkwood’s The Children on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed new British play, set in the wake of a nuclear disaster, makes its American debut.

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Tony Nominee Raúl Esparza Plans An Evening of Song & Spirit in NYC by Robert Viagas

The four-time Tony nominee will sing and discuss his spiritual life.

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Second Season of The Good Fight, With Christine Baranski and Audra McDonald, Sets Premiere Date by Andrew Gans

Bernadette Peters will also return for an episode.

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From Joyful to Eerie: Watch Highlights from The Children on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Lucy Kirkwood’s play makes its American debut following an acclaimed world premiere in London.

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Watch Joshua Turchin’s Touching Song From the Los Angeles TrevorLIVE Concert by Robert Viagas

The young star sang a number from the score of Trevor The Musical at the event honoring Kristin Chenoweth and Tom Ford.

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Inside the Opening Night of Cruel Intentions: The Musical by Hannah Vine

The show, a musical adaptation of the cult ‘90s film, officially opened December 11 at (le) Poisson Rouge.

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Watch This Moving Dual-Language Version of Lion King’s ‘Can You Feel the Love Tonight’ by Ruthie Fierberg

The acoustic rendition features Broadway’s Nala and Mexico City’s Simba.

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Ernie Harburg and Deena Rosenberg Will Celebrate the Music and Politics of Yip Harburg by Robert Viagas

The Wizard of Oz lyricist’s son and daughter-in-law will join cabaret singer Harvey Granat at the 92nd Street Y in NYC December 14.

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See Frozen’s Caissie Levy, The Skivvies, and More Preview Their Holiday Concert Shows by Marc J. Franklin

A look at the upcoming cabaret acts to catch at Feinstein’s/54 Below this holiday season.

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Glenn Close Will Host Town Hall Conversation With Andrew Lloyd Webber by Andrew Gans

The Tony winners will discuss Lloyd Webber’s forthcoming autobiography, Unmasked.

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How Johnny Carson’s Former Band Leader Wound Up With the Philharmonic by Lucy Kraus

Doc Severinsen joins the New York Philharmonic for their annual Holiday Brass concert of carols and winter-themed tunes.

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Bette Midler Adds One Final Hello, Dolly! Performance to Benefit the Actors Fund; Tickets Now on Sale by Ryan McPhee

The Tony winner takes her final bow at the Shubert Theatre January 14, 2018.

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Take a Look at Olivier Winner Elaine Paige in The London Palladium’s Dick Whittington by Hannah Vine

The pantomime began performances at the London venue December 9.

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Julie Taymor M. Butterfly Revival, Starring Clive Owen, Moves Up Broadway Closing Date by Adam Hetrick

The revival of David Henry Hwang’s Tony-winning play will close this week.

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Go-Go’s Musical Head Over Heels, Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow, Will Play San Francisco Before Broadway Bow by Ryan McPhee

Tony winner Michael Mayer will direct the new musical, featuring music by the all-female rock band.

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Tony Winner John Kander Will Receive Signature’s Stephen Sondheim Award by Andrew Gans

The legendary composer will be honored in March 2018.

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Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Sets Dates for Off-Broadway Winter Premieres by Olivia Clement

New solo works by Dael Orlandersmith and Mashuq Mushtaq Deen will debut in repertory Off-Broadway in January.

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Noah Galvin on His Musical Influences and Singing the Dear Evan Hansen Score by Andrew Gans

Galvin and original Evan Hansen Ben Platt share at least one musical influence.

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BroadwayHD Films The Portuguese Kid Starring Jason Alexander and Sherie Rene Scott by Adam Hetrick

The fiery romantic comedy is the latest from award-winning Moonstruck and Doubt writer John Patrick Shanley.

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Temptations Musical Ain’t Too Proud Will Play Pre-Broadway Engagement at the Kennedy Center by Andrew Gans

The production recently made its world premiere at Berkeley Repertory Theatre.

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Tony Winner Billy Crudup Explains What to Expect From His New Off-Broadway Play by Ruthie Fierberg

The actor tells Jimmy Fallon about his one-man play Harry Clarke and the crazy experience he shared with Cate Blanchett.

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Read the Reviews for Cruel Intentions: The Musical by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the concert musical at (le) Poisson Rouge Off-Broadway.

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Corey Cott, Ana Villafañe, and Solea Pfeiffer Set for West Side Story in Concert by Andrew Gans

Three performances of the Leonard Bernstein classic will be presented at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in February 2018.

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See Matthew Morrison, Whoopi Goldberg, Adrienne Warren, and More in Damn Yankees by Hannah Vine

A look at Roundabout’s star-studded benefit concert at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Powerhouse Mezzo-Soprano Susan Graham On Returning to The Merry Widow by Christopher Browner

As the opera favorite prepares for the Metropolitan Opera production, resuming December 14, she talks about what keeps her coming back to the role after 15 years.

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Powerhouse Mezzo_Soprano Susan Graham On Returning to The Merry Widow by Christopher Browner

As the opera favorite prepares for the Metropolitan Opera production, resuming December 14, she talks about what keeps her coming back to the role after 15 years.

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Lucy Kirkwood’s The Children Opens on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed Royal Court show makes its American debut in a production from Manhattan Theatre Club.

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5 Standout Broadway Cast Albums of 2017 by Adam Hetrick

These astonishing recordings capture a new era in Broadway musicals.

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Watch Dear Evan Hansen Fans From Around the World Sing ‘You Will Be Found’ by Olivia Clement

From Japan to Norway, fans of the Tony-winning musical have lent their voices to re-create an international rendition of the song.

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New York City Ballet Appoints Interim Artistic Management Team Following Allegations Against Peter Martins by Ruthie Fierberg

After allegations of sexual harassment against Ballet Master Peter Martins, the Company finds new leadership.

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Bernadette Peters Explains Why She Decided to Play Dolly! by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony recipient will succeed Bette Midler in the title role of Hello, Dolly! in January 2018.

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