Monday, November 11, 2019

Check Out Exclusive Photos From Rehearsals for MsTRIAL Off-Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The new play by Dep Kirkland, about sexual assault in the legal field, begins performances November 14 at New World Stages.

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Broadway Horoscope: The Bio-Musical Edition by Felicia Fitzpatrick

Which bio-musical are you, according to your astrological sign?

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Albert Poland Takes Readers Through Decades of Vibrant Theatrical History With Memoir Stages by Mark Peikert

The general manager for shows including Little Shop of Horrors, The Grapes of Wrath, and The Boy From Oz looks back on his storied career.

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Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for The Bridges of Madison County, Sondheim on Sondheim, The King's Speech, and More by Playbill Staff

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

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How Linda Lavin Scored the Lead in The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth gets the deets on the Harriet stars, spills the beans behind a old Broadway feud, and shares what to expect from the upcoming Actors Fund benefit.

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Watch Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ryan McCartan, and More Preview Their Upcoming 54/Below Concerts by Dan Meyer

The performers will all bring their musical talent through the month of November.

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Why This Director Visited Argentina Before Mounting Her Daring New Evita at City Center by Ruthie Fierberg

Sammi Cannold discloses the discoveries from her recent trip to Eva Perón’s home country and how they impact the storytelling in her Encores! production.

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Songwriters Angela Sclafani and Benjamin Velez Will Be Honored With 2019 Fred Ebb Award by Noah Mutterperl

Kate Baldwin will present the award at the Fred Ebb Foundation's ceremony December 2.

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Joel Grey Will Host 2019 Theater Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony by Andrew Gans

Hadestown Tony winner André De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Ann Reinking, and more will be honored November 18.

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Listen to an Exclusive Clip From Maddie Corman’s Accidentally Brave on Audible by Mark Peikert

Corman's solo show, seen Off-Broadway earlier this year, is now available for download.

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A First Look at Zizi Strallen and Charlie Stemp in the London Revival of Mary Poppins by Nathan Skethway

The Disney-Cameron Mackintosh musical plays the Prince Edward Theatre.

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What Do Critics Think of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series? by Dan Meyer

The Disney+ series debuts as the streaming service launches November 12.

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The Drama League Unveils Lineup for 2020 DirectorFest by Olivia Clement

The festival will showcase the work of NJ Agwuna, Chika Ike, Rebecca Marzalek-Kelly, Lindsey Hope Pearlman, Ben Randle, Hannah Ryan, and Christian Bakalov.

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Marc Shaiman Will Write New Music for Plaza Suite Revival Starring Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker by Dan Meyer

The Tony-winning composer joins the creative team for the 2020 Broadway production.

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Read Reviews for Metropolitan Opera Premiere of Philip Glass' Akhnaten by Ryan McPhee

Anthony Roth Costanzo sings the title role in the Phelim McDermott production.

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See Andy Garcia, Joely Fisher, and Danny Pino in Geffen Playhouse's Key Largo by Nathan Skethway

The new adaptation began performances November 6 at the Los Angeles venue.

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U.K. Industry Roundup: The Guardian Gets a New Critic, Appointments at Kiln Theatre and More by Emily Selleck

See who has recently joined the team at arts institutions and publications across the pond.

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Laurel Griggs, Broadway Performer, Dies at Age 13 by Dan Meyer

The young actor appeared in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Once, as well as Saturday Night Live and more on the small screen.

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Read Reviews for Kristin Chenoweth: For the Girls on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The Tony and Emmy winner is playing a limited engagement at the Nederlander Theatre to celebrate her new solo album.

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Original Rent Star Anthony Rapp Is Engaged by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway actor and co-founder of BroadwayCon proposed to his longtime partner.

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Tony Award–Winning Hadestown Recoups on Broadway by Dan Meyer

The Anaïs Mitchell musical recouped its initial investment after playing six months at the Walter Kerr Theatre.

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Slava’s Snowshow Returns to Broadway November 11 by Andrew Gans

The Olivier Award-winning production begins performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Can You Name These Choreographers By Their Work? by Nathan Skethway

Test your knowledge of theatrical choreography with this quiz.

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Off-Broadway’s Little Shop of Horrors Proves Less Is More by Logan Culwell-Block

In this exclusive interview, Howard Ashman’s family shares why the intimate production is the show at its best.

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Why It Can Be Harder Today for Ensemblists to Rack Up Broadway Credits by Mo Brady

The changing demands for Broadway dancers means the special skills portion of a résumé becomes a focal point.

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Fires in the Mirror, Starring Michael Benjamin Washington, Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The landmark Anna Deavere Smith play, written in response to the 1991 Crown Heights riots, is revived at Signature.

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Ben Vereen, Patrick Wilson, David Yazbek, More Celebrate André De Shields at Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala by Andrew Gans

The York Theatre Company honors the Hadestown Tony winner at its November 11 gala.

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Karen Akers, Ken Jennings, Walter Willison, More Are Part of Grand Hotel Reunion Concert November 11 by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Judy Kaye is one of the special guests for the evening, dedicated to the memory of Liliane Montevecchi.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Caroline Bowman and Caroline Innerbichler Premiere New Duet in Frozen Tour by Andrew Gans

The Disney production kicks off November 10 in Schenectady, New York.

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Why Roundabout Theatre Company Develops New Playwrights—Not Just New Plays by Olivia Clement

From Dear Evan Hansen’s Steven Levenson to Usual Girls’ Ming Peiffer, Roundabout Underground aims to launch the careers of writers who will refresh the theatre canon.

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World Premiere of Broadbend, Arkansas Opens Off-Broadway November 10. by Marc J. Franklin

The production, tracing the experience of an African-American family over three generations is presented by the Transport Group and Public Theater.

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