Friday, July 1, 2022

A Strange Loop's Rainbow Squad (Vicki Whooper, Erin Gioia Albrecht, and Cherie B. Tay) and Their Big, Queer Weekend by Talaura Harms

From the mainstage at Playbill's Pride Festival in Times Square to their own onstage parade, the Tony-winning musical's all-queer stage management team came out from behind-the-scenes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:37PM
Thursday, June 30, 2022

Hugh Jackman, Myles Frost, Donna Murphy & More Guest Stars Announced for Broadway Barks by Caitlin Moynihan

Stars have been announced for this year's Broadway Barks. The annual event, which returns to Shubert Alley on July 9 for the first time in three years, is hosted by Bernadette Peters and …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:03PM

Broadway Stars Riding the First-Ever Playbill Pride Float in the NYC Pride Parade by Playbill

For the first time this year, Playbill joined the NYC Pride March with an official Playbill Pride float, capping off Playbill's Pride in Times Square, which gathered stage and screen stars, …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:42PM

Iconic LGBTQ Moments in Theatre You Should Know Takes a Look at Trans Representation on Broadway by Playbill

For this year's Pride month, Playbill has teamed up with actor and writer Eric Ulloa (On Your Feet!) for Iconic LGBTQ Moments in Theatre You Should Know, a series hosted by five LGBTQ+ Broad…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:36PM

From Rent to A Strange Loop: Reflecting on Queer Representation on the Broadway Stage by Raven Brunner

Members of the theatre community reflect on embodying iconic queer characters.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:03AM

Photos: Go Inside Day 2 of Playbill's Weekend-Long Pride in Times Square Celebration

Playbill - The event included appearances from Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Photos: Go Inside Day 2 of Playbill's Weekend-Long Pride in Times Square Celebration by Logan Culwell-Block

The event included appearances from Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:18PM

‘A Strange Loop,’ ‘MJ’ still flying high at the box office post-Tony Awards by Caitlin Hornik

“A Strange Loop” and “MJ” continue to break records at the box office following the Tony Awards. For the week ending June 26, the 27 Broadway productions grossed $30,789,627 and play…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 08:06AM
Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Crowds Flock to See Tony Winner Myles Frost in MJ by Caitlin Moynihan

Fresh Tony winner Myles Frost is starting something, and audiences are flocking to the Neil Simon Theatre to see it. MJ celebrated multiple sold-out performances this week and packed in a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:06PM

Broadway Box Office Holds Steady At $31M; ‘A Strange Loop’, ‘MJ’ Set House Records by Greg Evans

Broadway box office held steady last week, with total grosses of $30,789,627 showing a 4% increase over the previous week even with two fewer shows on the boards. Of particular note, A Stran…

SOURCE: Deadline at 02:15PM

Photos: Go Inside Day 1 of Playbill's Weekend-Long Pride in Times Square Celebration by Logan Culwell-Block

The event included appearances from Hedwig and the Angry Inch's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:03PM

Watch Tony-Winning A Strange Loop Perform 'Intermission Song' on The Tonight Show by Caitlin Moynihan

Audiences across the country got a taste of the Tony-winning A Strange Loop when it recently performed on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. Stars Jaquel Spivey, L Morgan Lee, John-An…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:37PM

Watch Jaquel Spivey and the Cast of Broadway's A Strange Loop Perform 'Intermission Song' by Logan Culwell-Block

The cast of the 2022 Tony-winning Best Musical brought their opening number to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

VIDEO: A STRANGE LOOP Performs 'Intermission Song' on THE TONIGHT SHOW

The cast of A Strange Loop appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, to perform 'Intermission Song' - check out the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:35AM

Ep212 – Charlie Rosen: A Strange Loop… of orchestrating by Automatic Episode Import

Tony and Grammy award-winning Charlie Rosen takes us through his journey as a musician and now an orchestrator. Born in a family of talented musicians, it's no surprise that Charlie grew up …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 03:00AM
Monday, June 27, 2022

LISTEN: Michael R. Jackson Talks A STRANGE LOOP and More on LITTLE KNOWN FACTS

Little Known Facts is a weekly podcast hosted by stage and film actress Ilana Levine. Today's episode features Michael R. Jackson! Michael R. Jackson  wrote the book, music and lyrics for …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:42AM
Sunday, June 26, 2022

Broadway Stars March With First-Ever Playbill Pride Float in NYC Pride Parade June 26 by Logan Culwell-Block

Cast members from A Strange Loop, Moulin Rouge!, SIX: The Musical, and more will be on hand for a Broadway-themed Pride celebration.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Friday, June 24, 2022

A STRANGE LOOP Cast to Perform on THE TONIGHT SHOW Monday

The cast of A Strange Loop will perform on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Monday. A Strange Loop recently took home two Tony Awards, including Best Book for Michael R. Jackson and Bes…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:41PM

Celebrate NYC Pride With Playbill's Pride in Times Square by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:35AM

Playbill's Pride in Times Square, Featuring Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More, Begins June by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Tony Awards, COVID-19 impact Broadway box office by Caitlin Hornik

The impact of the Tony Awards and COVID-19 were felt at Broadway’s box office last week. For the week ending June 19, Broadway grossed $29,523,307, down about 6% from the previous week. Th…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 03:46PM

What's It Like Being Nonbinary on Broadway? - Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry by Jen Gushue

Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry --- When I set out to write about nonbinary and gender-nonconforming theatre performers, I wasn't sure where…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Run to See Tony-Winning A Strange Loop by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been one week since the 75th Tony Awards and audiences are packing in to see the recently-honored productions! A Strange Loop, which took home the Tony for Best Musical on June 12, tops…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM

Fat Ham by Elyse Trevers

What? Another show about a moody, overweight, young Black man with family issues? Like “A Strange Loop,” “Fat Ham” hasan endearing young main character. But “Fat Ham” delivers mu…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 12:57PM

TONY AWARDS BOOST ‘STRANGE LOOP,’ ‘MJ’ SALES by Philip Boroff

Nearly 20 years in the making, A Strange Loop is having a moment. In the seven days ending on Sunday, Michael R. Jackson’s newly minted Tony Award-winning best musical had its highest-gros…

SOURCE: Broadway Journal at 12:42AM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

‘MJ’, ‘A Strange Loop’ & ‘Six’ Among Big Post-Tony Box Office Winners by Greg Evans

MJ and A Strange Loop saw Tony Award glory translate into box office surges in the week after the June 12 ceremony, with MJ leaping by $216,921 over the previous week’s take to a huge $1,6…

SOURCE: Deadline at 08:03PM
Monday, June 20, 2022

Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More Join Pride in Times Square Lineup by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Friday, June 17, 2022

Odds & Ends: The Jennifer Hudson Show to Premiere on September 12 by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Jennifer Hudson's Daytime Talk Show Sets Start Fresh from earning an EGOT with the Best Musical Tony win for A Strange Loop, Jenni…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM

Ted DeLong Named Interim Managing Director of Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning Best Musical A Strange Loop played a pre-Broadway engagement at the D.C. venue in 2021.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03PM

"Death or Jail": Vanessa Bayer Gets Real About Cruise Ships by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James welcomes Vanessa Bayer to the show for her first time and congratulates RuPaul on his recent Tony win for "A Strange Loop" who, as it turns out, didn't get to celebrate as much as you …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:35AM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

VIDEO: Busy Philipps Tells the Story of How Sara Bareilles Stopped Her From Taking Her Daughter to See A STRANGE LOOP

Busy Philipps appeared on Late Night With Seth Meyers last night, where she talked about moving to New York City, what her kids think about her acting career and how Sara Bareilles made her…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:28AM