Saturday, January 20, 2018

Interviews: Three Actors Chart the Life of One Character in Quiara Alegría Hudes's Elliot Trilogy

Peter Mendoza, Sean Carvajal, and Peter Pasco explore the fallout of war in three plays running concurrently in Los Angeles.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Theater News: Kellie Overbey and K.K. Moggie to Star in Chicago Shakespeare Theater's Mary Stuart

Jenn Thompson directs the production, in which Moggie takes on the title role.

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Final Bow: Final Bow: Laura Benanti Steps Out of Steve Martin's Meteor Shower

The Tony winner contemplates her costars and being one of the worst dinner guests on Broadway.

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Theater News: Come From Away and More Win Artios Awards

Casting directors were honored on January 18.

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Theater News: Danny Strong to Author Book for Frank Sinatra Musical

The new musical is planned to open in 2020.

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Theater News: Tammy Blanchard to Join Broadway's Iceman Cometh With Denzel Washington

George C. Wolfe directs Eugene O'Neill's drama.

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Theater News: Stephanie Umoh, Vivian Reed to Star in York Theatre Company's Hallelujah, Baby!

The concert performance is part of the winter 2018 Musicals in Mufti series celebrating the work of Jule Styne.

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Video Flash: Lin-Manuel Miranda Drops Music Video for "I Wrote My Way Out" from Hamilton Mixtape

Nas, Dave East, and Aloe Blacc join Miranda for this latest addition to the Hamilton archives.

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Theater News: New York Theatre Workshop Announces Dates for Final Two Productions of Season

Caryl Churchill's Light Shining in Buckinghamshire and Marcus Gardley's The House That Will Not Stand will open in May and July, respectively.

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Theater News: Beth Malone, Betsy Wolfe, and More to Honor Dick Scanlan at Transport Group Gala

The Thoroughly Modern Millie and Everyday Rapture scribe will receive the Transporting American Theatre Award.

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Theater News: Billy Crudup to Star in Audible Release of Harry Clarke

The upcoming audio production follows the play's extended run at the Vineyard Theatre in 2017.

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Theater News: TACT Announces Three Wise Guys Will Be Its Final Production

The company's 25th-anniversary season will be its last.

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Theater News: Ruthie Ann Miles to Reprise Her Tony-Winning Role in The King and I

Miles joins Kelli O'Hara and Ken Watanabe in the musical's West End transfer.

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Video Flash: Flashback Friday: Chicago's Kandi Burruss Was "Just Kickin' It" in the '90s

See if you remember this Xscape music video, featuring Broadway's latest countess of the clink.

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Review: Until the Flood

Dael Orlandersmith surveys Ferguson, Missouri, in the aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting in her latest solo show.

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Photo Flash: First Look at The Thing With the Feathers at the Barrow Group

Zachary Booth, DeAnna Lenhart, Robert Manning Jr., and Alexa Shae Niziak star.

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Film News: Ice Cube to Play Fagin in New Film Remake of Oliver!

Hamilton's Thomas Kail will direct.

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Theater News: Music Theatre International Licenses Updated Version of Aladdin Jr.

This 60-minute adaptation of the original Broadway production is designed for middle-school students.

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Theater News: Soho Rep Announces Is God Is Casting

The new play is written by Aleshea Harris.

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Theater News: Lesli Margherita, Bryan Terrell Clark, and More to Perform at Broadway Belts for PFF!

The eighth-annual event, hosted by Julie Halston, will benefit the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.

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Theater News: World Premiere of The Homecoming Queen Releases New Photos

Ngozi Anyanwu's play follows a Nigerian novelist who returns home to care for her ailing father.

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Theater News: Enda Walsh's Disco Pigs, Starring Evanna Lynch, Extends

John Haidar directs the drama at Irish Rep.

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Obituaries: John Barton, Founder of Royal Shakespeare Company, Dies at 89

Barton was the host of the popular series Playing Shakespeare.

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Theater News: Casting for A.R. Gurney's Later Life Is Announced

Jonathan Silverstein will direct the production off-Broadway for the Keen Company.

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Theater News: Cruel Intentions: The Musical Gets Second Extension

The show is a stage adaptation of Roger Kumble's 1999 cult hit film.

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Theater News: Go-Go's Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, and More Announced for Curran's 2018 Season

A brand-new collaboration between Tony winners David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori also joins the lineup.

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Theater News: Broadway Backwards Sets Date for 2018

The Al Hirshfield will once again host the annual fundraiser.

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Review: The Undertaking

The Civilians explore one of life's biggest questions: death.

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Theater News: Wicked to Welcome a Pair of Beloved Broadway Vets to Company

Isabel Keating and Martin Moran will join the production at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Theater News: Sara Bareilles to Host February Edition of Waitress Karaoke

Bareilles currently stars in her musical at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Theater News: Talkback for Adrienne Kennedy's He Brought Her Heart Back in a Box Is Announced

The world premiere play is directed by Evan Yionoulis at Theatre for a New Audience.

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