Friday, January 15, 2021

Flashback Friday: Betty White and Carol Channing Sing "Bosom Buddies"

Celebrate White's 99th birthday this weekend with this delightful video.

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Bridgerton Musical Created by TikTok User Abigail Barlow

Let's face it, this was sort of inevitable – but the results are pretty great.

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Emma Thompson to Play Miss Trunchbull in Matilda Musical Movie

Thompson has joined the cast of the upcoming Netflix film.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Exclusive: Watch Denis O'Hare in a Clip From This Week's Episode of American Gods

O'Hare guest stars in the series, opposite lead Ian McShane.

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The York Theatre Company is Unsinkable — But After a Water Main Break, It Needs Help

The off-Broadway theater is being forced to temporarily vacate its home in order to rebuild.

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Watch: Hamilton Creates a Side-by-Side Video Comparing "Satisfied" and "Helpless"

Check out the continuity in these two sequences.

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Victoria Clark, Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison Set for Light in the Piazza Virtual Reunion

Lincoln Center Theater will present the event later this month.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Adam Guettel's Myths and Hymns Begins Streaming; Find Out What Else Is Coming Up

Renée Fleming, Joshua Henry, Kelli O'Hara, and more take part in the first installment of the four-part series.

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Debbie Allen and Dick Van Dyke Among This Year's Kennedy Center Honorees

Check out the full list of honorees here.

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Kurt Weill Foundation Establishes Award Named for Rebecca Luker

The award will be part of the Foundation's annual Lotte Lenya Competition.

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Quiz: Do You Know the Original Title of These Legendary Shows?

Not every show lands on its final title the first time around!

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Beth Leavel Salutes Rescue Dog Major Biden in New Song by Drowsy Chaperone Composer

The tune is penned by Lisa Lambert and Adam Overett.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Hugh Jackman, Chris Rock to Take Part in New York Arts Revival Pop-Up Performance Series

This new series will include performances around the state.

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Carrie Coon Stars in Rajiv Joseph's Red Folder, Streaming Later This Month

The new play is presented by Steppenwolf online.

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Donna Murphy Joins Gossip Girl Reboot Cast on HBO Max

Murphy joins a cast that also includes Laura Benanti.

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1984 TV Series in the Works, From Creators of 2017 Broadway Production

Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan will adapt their in-your-face production for the small screen.

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Nick Jonas to Play Frankie Valli in Streaming Jersey Boys?

A new screen version of the Tony-winning musical is reportedly in the works.

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Dominique Morisseau's Acclaimed Skeleton Crew to Run on Broadway in 2022

The 2016 drama will be directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson.

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Josh Groban to Present Live-Streamed Valentine's Day Concert

Groban's show will take place on February 14 at 8pm ET.

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The Songs of Jerry Herman Come to the Stage in a Monthlong Tribute Guided by Andy Einhorn

The Pasadena Playhouse has recorded a revue of the Broadway legend's work.

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Fauci Suggests a Return to Live Performance by This Fall, Pending Covid Vaccine Rollout

The country must achieve a level of 85 percent herd immunity before a full return can take place.

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The Broadway Connection to Jeopardy!'s Alex Trebek Tribute Video

If you thought the song sounded familiar, you were probably right.

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Friday, January 8, 2021

Derek DelGaudio's Acclaimed In & Of Itself Comes to Hulu Later This Month

The filmed off-Broadway production is directed by Frank Oz.

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Elton John, James Graham, and Jake Shears's Tammy Faye Bakker Musical Sets Sights on 2021 Run

The production is hoping for a London engagement later this year.

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

Mean Girls Announces That It Will Close on Broadway

The musical, based on the 2004 comedy, will not reopen at the August Wilson Theatre.

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Reflections on Lazarus and Working With David Bowie From Star Michael Esper

The filmed version of Bowie's stage musical streams this weekend to mark his birthday and the fifth anniversary of his death.

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David Bowie's Lazarus Set to Stream This Weekend; Find Out What Else to Watch

Plus, the Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival is now officially underway.

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Monty Python's Spamalot Movie Acquired by Paramount

The Knights who say "Ni!" will head back to the big screen.

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