Monday, April 19, 2021

Phantom Music Box Prop and Reopening Tickets to Be Auctioned for the Actors Fund

Now's your chance to own "Lot 665" — but it'll cost you.

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John Cameron Mitchell to Play Joe Exotic in New TV Series Opposite Kate McKinnon

McKinnon will play Joe's enemy, Carole Baskin.

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Idina Menzel, Kelly Marie Tran Join MCC Theater's 2021 Miscast Lineup

The free virtual show will also feature Patrick Wilson, Kelli O'Hara, LaChanze, and more.

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Sunday, April 18, 2021
Friday, April 16, 2021

New York Theatre Workshop Artistic Director James Nicola to Step Down in 2022

Nicola has run the theater since 1988.

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New Stephen Sondheim Encyclopedia Released

The book is written by the former editor of the Sondheim Review.

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Daphne Rubin-Vega, Jimmy Smits to Star in Nilo Cruz's Two Sisters and a Piano

The virtual production will reunite the stars of Cruz's Anna in the Tropics.

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Adam Schlesinger Tribute Concert to Take Place in May

The Tony-nominated Fountains of Wayne songwriter died in April 2020 of Covid-19.

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In the Heights: Read the First Social Media Reactions to the New Movie-Musical

The film will premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in June.

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West End Cast Album of Mel Brooks's Young Frankenstein to Be Released in May

The album was recorded live, with a cast led by Hadley Fraser.

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Michael K. Lee and Ramin Karimloo to Lead Jesus Christ Superstar in Japan

Celinde Schoenmaker and Telly Leung are also featured in the cast.

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Producers Cast Reunites, Lorax Streams, Lin-Manuel Talks Up the Vaccine, and More

Find out what's streaming this weekend and in the coming week.

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2021 Lucille Lortel Awards Will Pay Tribute to the Best of Off-Broadway

In lieu of actual awards, the various artisans who make off-Broadway great will be celebrated.

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Calling for Greater Integrity in the Theater, Karen Olivo Announces Departure From Moulin Rouge!

Olivo will not return to the production post-shutdown.

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Reopening Theaters: A Rolling List of Venues That Are Planning a Return to Live Performance

Here's where you could see live (!!) shows as early as this summer.

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Lincoln Center Theater to Stream Marco Ramirez's The Royale, Directed by Rachel Chavkin

The full archival video of the 2016 production will be seen for free.

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Outdoor Seven Deadly Sins Play Cycle Coming to Meatpacking District This Summer

The production will feature seven 10-minute plays by different authors.

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Interview: Mel Brooks and Susan Stroman Look Back on 20 Years of The Producers

Take a walk down memory lane with the writer and director of a musical that has now become legend.

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Perfect Crime Becomes First NYC Production to Reopen With Actors' Equity Approval

The murder mystery will restart its run by celebrating its 34th anniversary.

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Everybody's Talking About Jamie to Have American Premiere in Los Angeles

The hit West End musical will finally come Stateside.

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Christopher Lloyd to Play King Lear This Summer in Massachusetts

Lloyd will take on the role at Shakespeare & Company.

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Amanda Green Elected First Female President of the Dramatists Guild

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Christine Toy Johnson, and Kristoffer Diaz have also been elected to leadership positions.

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Interview: Artistic Director Matt Shakman on How the Geffen Became a Hub for Interactive Performance

Shakman runs the Geffen Playhouse and it's new virtual offshoot, Geffen Stayhouse.

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Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, and Producers Cast to Reunite on Stars in the House

The event will mark the musical's 20th anniversary.

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Monday, April 12, 2021

Godot, With Ethan Hawke, John Leguizamo, Wallace Shawn, and Tariq Trotter, Set for May

The New Group production of Waiting for Godot will be directed by Scott Elliott.

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Period Piece Is Here to Put an End to Period Stigma

Thirty-six actors and playwrights are teaming up for a great cause.

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New Marilyn Maye Concert, Marking Her 93rd Birthday, to Stream in May

Maye's May show will feature hits from the Great American Songbook.

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Joseph Siravo, Original Piazza Cast Member and Tony Soprano's Dad, Dies at 64

Siravo played 2,000 performances in the national tour of Jersey Boys.

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Watch Amber Iman's NY PopsUp Concert at the Broadway Theatre

The Broadway vet takes the stage for a surprise matinee.

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Friday, April 9, 2021

Watch Scenes From New Korean Production of Wicked

The musical is double-cast with two sets of principal actors, and we've got scenes from both.

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre