Friday, May 20, 2022

First Look at High School Musical Series Season 3, Plus Release Date

Disney has greenlit season four ahead of season three's summer release.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 05:24PM

The Broadway League Extends Mask Policy Through June

Audiences will stay masked in all 41 Broadway theaters.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:54AM

Review: A Dark New Hamlet at the Metropolitan Opera

Brett Dean and Matthew Jocelyn's new English language adaptation makes its North American debut.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:54AM

Let the Right One In, Clyde's, English, and More Set for Berkeley Rep Season

A host of West Coast premieres will take the stage in San Francisco.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:54AM

Pasadena Playhouse Makes Stephen Sondheim the Centerpiece of Its 2022-23 Season

Sunday in the Park With George, A Little Night Music, and Into the Woods will all take the stage next season.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:54AM

Interview: Historian Margaret Hall Discusses Her New Book About Paul Gemignani

Hall talks about the whirlwind two years she spent writing about the life of the legendary musical director.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 03:12AM
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Review: Belfast Girls Unveils Secrets and Lies on the Long Journey to Australia

Jaki McCarrick's immigration drama makes its off-Broadway debut.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:06PM

Primary Stages Announces Two New Plays for 2022 Season

New works by Clarence Coo and Jiehae Park will run at 59E59 Theaters.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:36PM

Mr. Saturday Night Sets Broadway Cast Album Release Date

The recording will feature 2022 Tony nominated stars Billy Crystal and Shoshana Bean.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Frank Wildhorn Musical Your Lie in April Celebrates Tokyo World Premiere

The new piece is adapted from a popular work by manga artist Naoshi Arakawa.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Plays by Quiara Alegría Hudes and Samuel D. Hunter in Signature Theatre's 2022-23 Season

The off-Broadway theater will also present new work by Sarah Ruhl and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Meet the Tony Nominees: Funny Girl Star Jared Grimes Pays Tribute to His Tap Ancestors

Find out why it's important for Grimes to honor the likes of John W. Bubbles, Bill "Bojangles" Robinson, and more, through his performance.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:24AM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Review: Exception to the Rule Confirms an Exceptional New Talent

Dave Harris's intriguing world-premiere play at Roundabout Underground follows his incendiary Tambo & Bones earlier this year.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:12PM

The 24 Hour Musicals to Take Place in Los Angeles

The mad dash to write and stage four short musicals in less than a day will take place at Hollywood's Bourbon Room.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:06AM

Watch: Tony Nominated Michael Jackson Musical Team Talks Their Thriller of a Show

Myles Frost, Lynn Nottage, Christopher Wheeldon, and more tell us about putting this production together.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:06AM

Neil Diamond Musical Sets Dates and Theater for Broadway Run This Fall

The musical will premiere in Boston in June, with Will Swenson starring.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:37AM

Chicago's Court Theatre to Receive 2022 Regional Theatre Tony Award

The theater is currently in its 67th season.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:37AM

Deaf Actor James Caverly to Star as Harold Hill in The Music Man at Olney Theatre Center

Television audiences know Caverly from his memorable turn in Only Murders in the Building.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:37AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Review: Golden Shield Tells of Chinese Communists and their American Capitalist Accomplices

Anchuli Felicia King's play makes its American debut.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:18PM

Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond to Lead Parade at New York City Center

Jason Robert Brown and Alfred Uhry's musical will be directed by Michael Arden.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:04AM

Tom Jones Revises The Fantasticks for a LGBTQIA+ Production

Flint Repertory Theatre will put two men at the center of the coming-of-age love story.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:04AM

Six, The Lehman Trilogy, Kimberly Akimbo Win 2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards

The complete list of recipients also includes Patti LuPone, LaChanze, and Simon Russell Beale.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:03AM

The Music Man to Begin Offering $76 Standing Room Only Tickets

The Tony nominated revival stars Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 06:24AM

Meet the Tony Nominees: For Colored Girls Star Kenita R. Miller is Nine Months Pregnant on Broadway

Miller earns her first Tony nomination for her searing performance in Ntozake Shange's seminal work, which she performs while carrying her first baby.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:33AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Six and Kimberly Akimbo Lead the 2022 Drama Desk Nominations

The Awards consider outstanding productions on and off-Broadway.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 03:42PM

Watch: From Dinosaurs to Fun Slides: Designing The Skin of Our Teeth on Broadway

Three of the production's Tony nominated designers share the secrets of this massive production at Lincoln Center Theater.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

Barry Manilow's Harmony to Record Cast Album

Chip Zien and Sierra Boggess were along the cast of the recent off-Broadway musical.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

A Strange Loop Sets Release Date for Broadway Cast Album

Tony nominee Jaquel Spivey leads the cast of Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer Prize-winning musical.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

Lessons in Survival: 1971 Announces World-Premiere Casting

The play dramatizes an interview between poet Nikki Giovanni and novelist James Baldwin.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Anthony Edwards Temporarily Joins Girl From the North Country Opposite Wife Mare Winningham

Edwards takes on the role of Dr. Walker through the weekend.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12PM
Friday, May 13, 2022

The Lillys Announce Their 2022 Award Winners

The founders of the Costume Industry Coalition receive special recognition for their work during the pandemic.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:24AM