Saturday, February 16, 2019

7 Games, Puzzles, and Activities for the Perfect Broadway Game Night by Adam Hetrick

Stock up on theatre-themed entertainment, or use this list as inspiration to find the perfect gift for theatre-lovers.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek of the One-Night-Only The Scarlet Pimpernel Concert by Nathan Skethway

The Manhattan Concert Productions presentation features Tony Yazbeck, Lauren Osnes, and more.

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Upcoming Equity Auditions for Newsies, Mean Girls, Anastasia, Mamma Mia, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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A First Look at Alec Baldwin, Andrea Martin, Matt Bomer, and Molly Shannon on Will & Grace by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen stars are set to appear in the upcoming February episodes of the NBC sitcom.

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David Cromer, Marilu Henner, Alexander Gemignani, More Join Lineup for Nassim by Andrew Gans

The play by Nassim Soleimanpour invites a new actor to perform the play each night (without seeing the script).

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John Rando and More to Direct in Goodspeed Musicals' 2019 Season by Adam Hetrick

Goodspeed will produce a mix of classics and world premieres, including The Music Man and Passing Through.

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Broadway Alum Kate Reinders and More Join Disney’s High School Musical: The Musical by Ryan McPhee

The meta series will follow a high school production of High School Musical, the stage adaptation of the 2006 Disney Channel movie.

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Top Theatre Stories: Friday, February 15, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Documentary Now!, Alice By Heart, and more.

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Daniel’s Husband’s Ryan Spahn Set for Industry Reading of Starcrossed by Andrew Gans

Rachel Garnet's new work tells a queer love story concerning two well-known Shakespeare characters.

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Megan Hilty to Headline Goodman Theatre’s Starstruck Gala by Adam Hetrick

The Smash and Wicked star will perform Broadway hits and standards at the Fairmont Chicago.

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Read Reviews for London's The American Clock by Ryan McPhee

Rachel Chavkin directs the Old Vic production of Arthur Miller's drama.

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First Look: Documentary Now! Spoofs Company Documentary With John Mulaney, Renée Elise Goldsberry, and More by Nathan Skethway

The episode parodies D.A. Pennebaker's Original Cast Album: Company, which portrayed the infamous recording session for the original Company cast album.

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A Sneak Peek at Manhattan Concert Production’s The Scarlet Pimpernel by Marc J. Franklin

The one-night-only concert, starring Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, and more, is set to play Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall February 18.

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Go Inside the Opening of Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole in Los Angeles by Nathan Skethway

The biographical play, featuring Psych star Dulé Hill, opened February 13 at the Geffen Playhouse.

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A First Look at Marys Seacole Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The LCT3 production of Jackie Sibblies Drury’s new play began performances at Lincoln Center Theater February 9.

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New Musical Alice By Heart Extends Off-Broadway Engagement Again by Ryan McPhee

Previews began January 30 at MCC Theater’s new performance space.

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Go Inside the Opening Night of Sea Wall/A Life Off-Broadway With Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge by Nathan Skethway

The double bill of solo plays by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne opened at the Public Theater on February 14.

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Go Inside the Opening Night of Sea Wall/A Life Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The double bill of solo plays by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne, starring Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, opened at the Public Theater on February 14.

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7 Broadway Shows That Used Masquerades to Flip the Script by Doug Reside

Be More Chill’s famous Halloween scene isn’t the first time a major production used a night of disguise to push the story.

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What How I Learned to Drive, Three Tall Women, Avenue Q, and “Daddy” All Have In Common by Olivia Clement

Artistic directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern use this theatre to create groundbreaking work by veterans and newcomers alike.

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Michael James Scott Returns to Broadway's Aladdin as New Genie February 15 by Ryan McPhee

Scott grants wishes once more after playing the Genie on tour and in Australia.

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Watch New Music Video for London Cast Recording of Heathers by Adam Hetrick

The London production of Heathers the Musical premieres the new music video ahead of a cast album release.

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Isabelle Fuhrman Will Star in Title Role of All-Female Macbeth Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin in May at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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What Did Critics Think of Off-Broadway's Sea Wall/A Life, Starring Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal? by Ryan McPhee

The Public Theater double bill from Simon Stephens and Nick Payne opened February 12.

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Watch Bradley Cooper Demonstrate the Vocal Exercise He Did to Become A Star Is Born’s Jackson Maine by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony and Oscar nominee (and recent Grammy winner) breaks down the making of his Oscar-nominated film.

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Hamish Linklater and Vanessa Kai to Join Halley Feiffer in Her The Pain of My Belligerence Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Trip Cullman directs the world premiere at Playwrights Horizons, beginning March 29.

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Track-by-Track Breakdown: Kirsten Childs on the Wild Ride of Bella: An American Tale by Kirsten Childs

Childs, who also wrote The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, shares stories behind each song on the new cast album for her Off-Broadway musical.

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How John Mulaney Wrote Sondheim-Esque Songs for His Upcoming Documentary Now! Episode by Ruthie Fierberg

The comedian and Broadway alum shares his theatre beginnings—and proves it by singing from Les Misérables.

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Alice by Heart’s Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Will Succeed Adrienne Warren as Tina Turner in London’s Tina by Andrew Gans

The production at the Aldwych Theatre will also welcome several new cast members in the coming months.

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Roundabout’s Off-Broadway Season to Feature Two World Premieres and Original Musical by Adam Hetrick

The 2019–2020 season will premiere works by Hilary Bettis, Jiréh Breon Holder, and Daniel Zaitchik.

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Roundabout’s Off-Broadway Season to Feature Two World Premieres and First Original Musical in Over a Decade by Adam Hetrick

The 2019–2020 season will premiere works by Hilary Bettis, Jiréh Breon Holder, and Daniel Zaitchik.

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