Thursday, September 19, 2019

United Solo, World’s Largest Solo Theatre Festival, Opens in NYC September 19 by Olivia Clement

The festival, now celebrating its 10th anniversary, runs through November 24.

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Bianca Marroquin, Samantha Massell, Luis Salgado, More Set for September 29 Hispanic Heritage Month Concert by Andrew Gans

Ana Villafañe hosts the El Conjunto series at the W Living Room Times Square.

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The Hip Hop Nutcracker Will Return to the Road This Holiday Season by Adam Hetrick

Lortel Award-winning KPOP choreographer Jennifer Weber helms the production that blends Tchaikovsky’s original work with rap and hip hop.

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Dep Kirkland’s MsTRIAL, About Consent and the Law, to Premiere Off-Broadway by Playbill Staff

The play, first seen in 2002, will premiere Off-Broadway this fall.

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Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for Beetlejuice, Waitress, Dear Evan Hansen, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Ann Kittredge Celebrates Ahrens and Flaherty September 24 by Mark Peikert

The cabaret artist talks about dedicating an entire evening to the songwriting duo at Feinstein's/54 Below.

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Celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day With These Shows by Dan Meyer

Stephanie J. Block in The Pirate Queen, Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, and Christian Borle in Peter and the Starcatcher are just a few reasons to shout “Argh!” on Sept…

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Broadway Green Alliance to Host E-Waste Drive in Times Square by Noah Mutterperl

Broadway industry members and patrons are encouraged to donate electronic waste at the September 25 event.

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Brooklyn Reefer Madness Screening to Feature Ethan Slater, Original Star Christian Campbell, More by Emily Selleck

The 2005 cult favorite will be celebrated at Brooklyn's House of Yes.

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New York City Ballet Kicks Off the Season With Homegrown World Premieres by Terry Trucco

Choreographers Lauren Lovette and Edwaard Liang talk about the new works they've created for the company.

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Broadway Oklahoma! Adds Special Performance Benefiting The Actors Fund by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony-winning revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical continues at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

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Watch the Trailer for New Dance Documentary Cunningham by Noah Mutterperl

The film highlights the career of choreographer Merce Cunningham.

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Casting Announced for World-Premiere Musical Broadbend, Arkansas Off-Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The musical traces the experience of an African-American family over three generations.

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Watch Highlights From Chicago Premiere of Bernhardt/Hamlet by Dan Meyer

The Goodman Theatre production of Theresa Rebeck’s play began September 14, starring Terri McMahon.

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Rent Plays Queens' Secret Theatre Beginning September 19 by Andrew Gans

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Jonathan Larson musical continues through October 6 in Long Island City.

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Sea Wall/A Life to Be Released on Audible by Olivia Clement

The monologue plays, starring Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, will be recorded and made available on the audio platform.

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The Cast of Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Loved Disco Long Before Joining the Tour by Noah Mutterperl

Cast and creatives of the Summer North American tour share their most-loved Donna songs, favorite moments in the show, and more.

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Moulin Rouge! Musical to Launch National Tour in 2020 by Ryan McPhee

The stage adaptation of the 2001 film made its Broadway premiere this summer.

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Tony Winners Betty Buckley and Donna McKechnie, More Set for Season 2 of The Fabulous Invalid Podcast by Dan Meyer

The Broadway podcast launches its new slate September 19.

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A Doll’s House, Part 2 and Curious Incident Top American Theatre’s List of Most-Produced Plays by Olivia Clement

Lauren Yee is featured twice on the annual list from the national theatre publication.

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To Kill a Mockingbird Executive Producers Sue Wagner and John Johnson Launch Production Company by Adam Hetrick

Upcoming projects include the musical adaptation of Almost Famous.

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Date Set for 2020 Tony Awards by Ryan McPhee

The 74th annual ceremony will take place at Radio City Music Hall.

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Jagged Little Pill Collaborators Diane Paulus and Diablo Cody, Disney's Thomas Schumacher, More Set for Business of Broadway Breakfast by Dan Meyer

The annual event celebrates the theatre industry, coinciding with the unveiling of Variety's Broadway Players to Watch list.

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Cast Complete for National Tour of A Bronx Tale by Andrew Gans

The production, featuring American Idol winner Nick Fradiani, kicks off in October.

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Watch Disney’s Broadway Stars Perform a Medley From The Lion King, Aladdin and Frozen by Emily Selleck

Caissie Levy, Michael James Scott, and more sang “Circle of Life,” “Friend Like Me,” and “Let It Go” live on Good Morning America.

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Katsura Sunshine’s Rakugo Begins Performances Off-Broadway September 19 by Playbill Staff

The show brings the 400-year-old Japanese traditional art of comic storytelling to New World Stages.

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Novenas for a Lost Hospital Opens at Rattlestick September 19 by Olivia Clement

The traveling production, which pays homage to St. Vincent's Hospital, is written by Cusi Cram and directed by Daniella Topol.

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Watch Tony Winner Billy Porter Make the Grandest of Entrances on Late Night TV by Dan Meyer

The Pose Emmy nominee dropped by The Late Late Show with James Corden to celebrate his 50th birthday.

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Broadway’s The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical Sets Rush and Lottery Ticket Policies by Andrew Gans

Previews begin September 20 at the Longacre Theatre.

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WATCH: Kristin Chenoweth Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her New Album For the Girls by Roberto Araujo

The Emmy and Tony winner will also spotlight her favorite female singers in her new Broadway solo show of the same name.

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7 Reasons to Celebrate the Broadway Premiere of Linda Vista by Dan Meyer

Pulitzer Prize winner Tracy Letts’ new play begins previews at the Helen Hayes Theatre September 19.

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