Wednesday, June 5, 2024

‘Stereophonic’ receives second extension by Michael Abourizk

The 13-time Tony Award-nominated play by David Adjmi opened on April 19.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Josh Groban to host 2024 Jimmy Awards by Michael Abourizk

The 15th annual National High School Musical Theatre Awards will take place at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre on June 24.

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Watch 2024 Tony Award nominee Nikki M. James perform from ‘Suffs’ by Michael Abourizk

Click below to watch the actor sing at the Broadway League’s Spring Road Conference.

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Box office takes a dip as Tony Awards ceremony approaches by Michael Abourizk

For the week ending June 2, the 35 currently running productions grossed $33,662,845.

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‘The Hills of California’ sets Broadway bow by Michael Abourizk

The new play by Tony Award-winning playwright Jez Butterworth will open at the Broadhurst Theatre in the fall.

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Julianne Hough and Utkarsh Ambudkar will host ‘The Tony Awards: Act One’ by Michael Abourizk

The 77th annual Tony Awards will take place at Lincoln Center on June 16.

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In their words: What made the 2023-2024 Broadway season’s shows belong in this year? by Ruthie Fierberg

Actors, directors, choreographers and playwrights reflect on why their productions needed to be on the Main Stem right now.

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5 minutes with a Tony nominee: Manhattan Theatre Club’s Lynne Meadow and Chris Jennings by Ruthie Fierberg

All three of the plays produced by Manhattan Theatre club this Broadway season are nominated for a Best Play Tony Award.

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Monday, June 3, 2024

‘Slave Play’ documentary will debut at Tribeca Film Festival by Michael Abourizk

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris directs the film which chronicles a workshop of his Tony Award-nominated drama.

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‘The Outsiders’: anatomy of a rumble by Jeryl Brunner

Tony Award-nominated director Danya Taymor, choreographers Rick and Jeff Kuperman, sound designer Cody Spencer and more describe what it took to create the breathtaking brawl in the new Broa…

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5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘Doubt’’s Quincy Tyler Bernstine by Ruthie Fierberg

The veteran performer earns her first Tony Award nomination for her performance in the Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

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Sunday, June 2, 2024

5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘Suffs’’ Leigh Silverman by Ruthie Fierberg

With her second Broadway musical, the director scores a second Tony Award nod.

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Saturday, June 1, 2024

5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘Water for Elephants’’ David Bengali, Bradley King and David Israel Reynoso by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony Award-nominated projection designer, lighting designer and costume designer take Broadway News inside the machinations of their collaboration.

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Friday, May 31, 2024

‘Fetching Water’ will offer industry reading by Michael Abourizk

The cast will feature Tony Award nominee Rory O’Malley.

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Broadway’s star power: a beacon of hope in the post-pandemic era by Jeremy Kraus

According to Situation Interactive’s Jeremy Kraus, the collective star power in the 2024-2025 Broadway season could very well serve as the catalyst for the resurgence the industry needs.

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Thursday, May 30, 2024

5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘Back to the Future’’s Roger Bart by Ruthie Fierberg

The longtime performer reflects on his comedy career, Doc Brown and the new musical.

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‘Appropriate’ gets final extension on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Award-nominated play will run for an additional week.

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Suzy Delvalle and Jamie Bennett named interim leaders of Americans for the Arts by Michael Abourizk

Delvalle and Bennett will serve as temporary co-chief executive officers.

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Watch Tony Award nominees Lila Neugebauer and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins discuss their ‘Appropriate’ collaboration by Michael Abourizk

Click below to see the latest from the American Theatre Wing’s “Working in the Theatre” series.

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Interpreting the details behind the 2024 Tony Award nominees for Best Costume Design of a Musical by Ruthie Fierberg

The artists behind “Hell’s Kitchen,” “Water for Elephants,” “The Great Gatsby,” “Suffs” and “Cabaret” dissect the stories told through clothing.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2024

5 minutes with a Tony nominee: ‘The Outsiders’’ Jonathan Clay, Zach Chance, Justine Levine and Adam Rapp by Ruthie Fierberg

Listen to this discussion between all four writers about the creation of the new musical based on the bestselling novel by S.E. Hinton.

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LaChanze launches new production company by Michael Abourizk

The three-time Tony Award winner will serve as the company’s producer and managing director.

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Michael Urie announced for revival of ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ by Michael Abourizk

Urie will reprise his turn from the New York City Center production.

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‘Gypsy,’ starring Audra McDonald, will reopen Broadway’s Majestic Theatre by Michael Abourizk

Hear McDonald sing from the score in a video preview from the revival, set to open in December.

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Second Stage cancels May 29 matinée of ‘Mother Play’ by Michael Abourizk

The new play by Paula Vogel is currently running at the Hayes Theater.

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Breaking down the designs of the 2024 Tony Award nominees for Best Costume Design of a Play by Ruthie Fierberg

The artists behind “An Enemy of the People,” “Appropriate,” “Jaja’s African Hair Braiding,” “Purlie Victorious” and “Stereophonic” reveal storytelling details in the co…

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5 minutes with a Tony honoree: Dramatists Guild Foundation by Ruthie Fierberg

Shortly after their Tony Honor for Excellence was announced, Broadway News talked with Andrew Lippa and Rachel Routh of the foundation.

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