Thursday, May 26, 2016

Their Recent History: See How 2016’s Tony Nominees For Best Revival of a Musical Were Re-Invented by Mark Ezovski

Look back at how the four productions introduced themselves to the press and the Broadway community.

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What Was Your First Job in the Business? by Ruthie Fierberg

From designing their high school productions to painting flats for their mentors, the 2016 Tony-nominated designers for lighting, scenic and costume design reveal where they got their start.

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The Breakout Season and the Evolution of Diversity on the Great “White” Way by Marcus Scott

A dozen actors and creatives—including Kenny Leon, Alex Lacamoire, Audra McDonald, Sophie Okonedo, Ruthie Ann Miles and more—weigh in on the season that challenged the status quo and rai…

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Friend Art Opens Tonight by Olivia Clement

The Second Stage world premiere stars Constantine Maroulis.

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Original Mame Cast Gathers for 50th Anniversary Reunion Today by Robert Viagas

Tony-winning actress Angela Lansbury leads a salute to the Jerry Herman musical.

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Read Reviews for Cirque du Soleil’s First Broadway Musical Paramour by Playbill Staff

The Canadian cirque troupe renowned for its exotic and artful shows officially enters the Broadway game with its first musical, Paramour. Here’s what critics are saying.

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See Tituss Burgess and Marissa Jaret Winokur Workshop Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along by Hannah Vine

Michael Arden concluded a week of research and development for the new production of Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along at The Wallis.

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Off-Broadway Hit Dear Evan Hansen Announces Broadway Transfer by Robert Viagas

The musical will bow in November.

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Abbey Theatre’s Acclaimed Quietly to Play Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Irish Repertory Theatre is teaming up with The Public Theater to present the U.S. premiere of the award-winning production.

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Encores! Casts Its Runaways by Olivia Clement

Lazarus star Sophia Anne Caruso is among the diverse cast of Runaways, Elizabeth Swados' musical about child runaways.

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Get a First Look at West Side Story Starring Matt Doyle

Alex Sanchez will reproduce the original Jerome Robbins choreography for Paper Mill Playhouse\u2019s production of West Side Story. Belinda Allyn and Matt Doyle will play the iconic star-cro…

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Photos! Go Inside Rehearsals for Paper Mill’s West Side Story by Monica Simoes

Take a first look at Matt Doyle, Belinda Allyn and the cast in rehearsal for Paper Mill’s West Side Story.

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Merrily Workshop Featured Tituss Burgess, Steve Kazee and Marissa Jaret Winokur by Andrew Gans

Michael Arden directed the Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical.

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Thespis Theater Festival Sets Dates and Prizes by Olivia Clement

The three-month-long festival and competition will kick off July 11.

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See Shohreh Aghdashloo Take On White Rabbit Red Rabbit by Monica Simoes

Playing Monday nights, the rotating cast performs a play sealed inside an envelope.

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Terry Kinney to Helm Arthur Miller’s The Price On Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Roundabout Theatre Company staging will begin in February 2017.

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Photos! Theatre World Awards 2016 Winners by Hannah Vine

The 72nd annual ceremony was held May 23 at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

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Jake Gyllenhaal's Sunday in the Park with George Sells Out by Andrew Gans

The stage and screen star will portray the artist Georges Seurat in a concert version of the Sondheim musical.

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Their Recent History: A Video Overview of 2016’s Best Original Score Tony Nominees by Mark Ezovski

Look back at some recent videos from the new musicals nominated for Best Original Score.

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Whoopi Goldberg Visits The Woodsman by Monica Simoes

Whoopi Goldberg took a trip to see The Woodsman and greeted the cast onstage after the performance.

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Audra McDonald, Will Swenson and Andrea Martin Join Martha’s Vineyard Season by Olivia Clement

The Broadway favorites join a star-studded line-up featuring Patti LuPone, Kristin Chenoweth, Vanessa Williams, Megan Hilty and more.

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Watch Steve Martin and Carmen Cusack Discuss Bright Star by Andrew Gans

The creator and star of the new musical appeared on TV's CBS This Morning.

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Broadway Actors Set for Muny Young Frankenstein by Andrew Gans

Performances begin in July.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Sardi's Caricature Unveiled!

On May 24, Hamilton and In the Heights creator Lin-Manuel Miranda was honored at Sardi\u2019s Restaurant with his very own caricature portrait. Miranda\u2019s success makes it a no-brainer f…

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Ian McKellen-Anthony Hopkins The Dresser Sets TV Broadcast Date by Andrew Gans

The Ronald Harwood drama will make its premiere May 30 on Starz.

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Disney Considering a Live-Action Remake of The Little Mermaid by Robert Viagas

The animated film musical was adapted to the Broadway stage in 2008.

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Exclusive: Michelle Obama Talks Arts Legacy and Power of Hamilton by Adam Hetrick

In this exclusive Q&A, First Lady Michelle Obama speaks about the arts legacy she wants to leave behind, the importance of art in schools and the cultural impact of Hamilton.

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Broadway Actress Wins 10th Season of The Voice by Andrew Gans

Alisan Porter was seen in the revival of A Chorus Line.

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Judy Kuhn and Emily Skeggs Return to Broadway Fun Home Today

The two return to the roles for which they were Tony-nominated.

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Tickets for Barbra Streisand's Summer Tour On Sale Today by Andrew Gans

In an online video, the award-winning artist also discusses some of the cities she will be visiting.

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