Friday, January 17, 2020

Check Out the Short Film Credit the Librettist, Featuring Tony Kushner, Jeanine Tesori, and More by Dan Meyer

A public discussion focused on the upsurge of story emphasis in the new American opera.

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Seth Rudetsky is Obsessed! With Head Over Heels’ Bonnie Milligan by Dan Meyer

The pair hang out (and belt) in the return of the video series.

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A Look at Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Amas Musical Theatre production of Mark Saltzman’s musical began performances at A.R.T./New York Theatres January 14.

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Inside the First Rehearsal of the World Premiere of The Headlands at LCT3 by Marc J. Franklin

The new play by Obie-winning writer Christopher Chen, directed by Knud Adams, will begin performances at the Claire Tow Theater February 8.

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Mona Mansour and Scott Illingworth Launch New Theatre Company by Olivia Clement

The NYC-based Society will see members generate new material through rigorous research, improvisation, and discussion.

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A Look at The Legend of Georgia McBride at Milwaukee Repertory Theater by Nathan Skethway

The play from Inheritance playwright Matthew Lopez began performances January 14.

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Immersive Sideways the Experience to Open Off-Broadway by Dan Meyer

The California wine country dramedy will take over the Theatre at St. Clements.

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Watch Jason Gotay in a Music Video From Between the Lines by Dan Meyer

The Off-Broadway musical based on Jodi Picoult’s novel begins April 21 at the Tony Kiser Theatre.

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Broadway Green Alliance Sets Date for Winter E-Waste Drive in Times Square by Dan Meyer

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

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The Legacy of Andrew Lloyd Webber: An Interactive Timeline by Dan Meyer

The composer of The Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Evita, and many others has had a lot to celebrate throughout his career. Do you know all of the high notes?

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Watch Snippets of the New Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Inside the Paper Mill Playhouse Rehearsal Room by Roberto Araujo

Watch Rema Webb, Nicholas Edwards, Mamie Parris and more, sing highlights from this world premiere.

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Tracy Letts’ The Minutes Finds Its Broadway Creative Team by Olivia Clement

Jessie Mueller, Letts, Armie Hammer, and more will star in the upcoming production at the Cort Theatre.

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League of Professional Theatre Women Will Remember 8 League Members at January 27 Memorial by Andrew Gans

Betty Corwin, founder of Theater on Film and Tape Archive at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, is one of the eight league members who passed away in 2019.

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Check Out Production Photos of Second Stage’s Grand Horizons on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Broadway engagement of Bess Wohl’s play, directed Leigh Silverman, will open at the Hayes Theater January 23.

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A Look Inside Rehearsals for Lauren Yee’s Cambodian Rock Band at Signature Theatre by Nathan Skethway

Yee’s intimate rock epic, which begins previews in February, is directed by Chay Yew.

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How Does the Cast of The Inheritance Make It Through 3 Two-Show Days a Week? by Dan Meyer

Tony Goldwyn, Kyle Soller, and Andrew Burnap visited The Today Show January 17.

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Cast Set for Limited Off-Broadway Run of Cy Coleman Musical Seesaw by Andrew Gans

J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company presents the Equity-approved showcase at Theatre Row.

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Watch James McAvoy as Cyrano de Bergerac in NT Live Trailer by Dan Meyer

The London production will be broadcast live in cinemas February 20.

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Off-Broadway Premiere of Lucas Hnath’s Dana H. Sets New Dates by Playbill Staff

The Vineyard Theatre production is directed by Les Waters.

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Watch Rachel Bay Jones, Brandon Victor Dixon, and More in Rehearsal for Kennedy Center's Next to Normal by Roberto Araujo

Hear the pair sing from the score, plus interviews with the full cast and original director Michael Greif.

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A Sneak Peek at World Premiere of The Haystack in London by Marc J. Franklin

Al Blyth’s new thriller will begin performances at the Hampstead Theatre January 31.

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Will Van Dyke and Chris Dwan of Stereo Dawn Release New Single ‘Bad Idea’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch the official music video inside the recording studio with the Broadway alums.

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Check Out Photos From Kathleen Turner’s Finding My Voice at the Green Room 42 by Nathan Skethway

The Tony and Oscar nominee brought her solo show, featuring “On the Street Where You Live,” “I'd Rather Be Sailing,” and more, to the venue January 10.

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What Do Critics Think of the New Les Misérables in London? by Dan Meyer

The revamped production opened at the newly renamed Stephen Sondheim Theatre January 16.

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Inside Rehearsal for Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber at Paper Mill Playhouse by Marc J. Franklin

The world premiere, starring Rema Webb, Mamie Parris, and more, will begin performances in New Jersey January 30.

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What the Constitution Means to Me Extends in Los Angeles by Dan Meyer

Maria Dizzia stars in the Heidi Schreck play at Center Theatre Group's Mark Taper Forum.

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Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman to Reunite for European Premiere of Indecent at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory by Olivia Clement

The 2020 spring season lineup also includes Alan Bennett’s Habeas Corpus, directed by Patrick Marber.

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Come From Away Scribes David Hein and Irene Sankoff Reveal the Story Behind Their First Collaboration, My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding by David Hein and Irene Sankoff

Ahead of taking the stage in the 10-year anniversary benefit concert of MMLJW, the Tony Award nominees share how their partnership began, the impact of their first musical, and more.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

A First Look at Sting in the National Tour of The Last Ship by Nathan Skethway

The production kicks off in Los Angeles at the Ahmanson Theatre.

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Broadway Dreams’ Third Annual New Zealand Showcase Bows January 18 by Ruthie Fierberg

The organization aims to cull the next generation of theatrical talent across the world.

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