Thursday, September 12, 2019

Review Roundup: What Do Critics Think of AMERICAN SON on Netflix?

Christopher Demos-Brown's popular stage play 'American Son' has been adapted into a Netflix film. It premiered this week at Toronto International Film Festival. 

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What Do Critics Think of Netflix's Adaptation of American Son, Starring Kerry Washington? by Dan Meyer

The original Broadway cast, which also included Steven Pasquale and Jeremy Jordan, returns to star in the movie.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Florida Studio Theatre Sets Season of New Works by American Theatre Editors

The lineup will include the musical 'Bright Star' and 'American Son' by Florida writer Christopher Demos-Brown.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

American Son Film Sets November Debut Date on Netflix by Andy Lefkowitz

Netflix has scheduled a November 1 release for the upcoming screen adaptation of Christopher Demos-Brown's star-packed Broadway-debut play American Son. In advance of the Netflix release, …

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Netflix Sets Premiere Date for Film Adaptation of American Son, Starring Kerry Washington by Dan Meyer

The movie reunites Washington with onstage co-stars Jeremy Jordan, Steven Pasquale and Eugene Lee.

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Kerry Washington takes her Broadway role to Netflix in first American Son photos by Nick Romano

For those who couldn’t make the trip to New York City to see Kerry Washington on Broadway in American Son, Netflix dropped a first look at its upcoming adaptation of the acclaimed play. W…

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AMERICAN SON to be Released on Netflix Following Premiere at Toronto International Film Festival

AMERICAN SON will debut on November 1 on Netflix, following its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Will Return to Supergirl by Dan Meyer

The Tony nominee returns to the small screen after appearing on Broadway in American Son and Waitress.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Jeremy Jordan to Play 1970s Record Exec Neil Bogart in Musical Biopic Spinning Gold by Andy Lefkowitz

Jeremy Jordan has landed a high-profile screen role. The Tony-nominated stage favorite will portray '70s record executive Neil Bogart—the legendary founder of Casablanca Records—in Spin…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Go Inside the Star-Studded 20th Annual Audience Choice Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

The 20th Annual Audience Choice Awards took place on May 30, and all your faves were in attendance! Voted by you, the Broadway fans, winners received their trophies and celebra…

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Closing Time! Last Chance to See Network, Jeremy Jordan in Waitress, Kiss Me, Kate & More by Eric King

New York theater is preparing to say goodbye to three Broadway offerings, two musical stars, a new show from Dave Malloy and a slew of off Broadway offerings. Here are all the star turns …

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jonathan Cake to Star in Shakespeare in the Park's Coriolanus by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the Public Theater's upcoming Shakespeare in the Park production of the dark tragedy Coriolanus. The previously announced production, directed by Tony winner Daniel Sull…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

We’ve Already Got Broadway Shows Performed Live On TV. Soon We’ll Have Musicals Produced Directly For TV by Artsjournal1

Netflix has already done small-screen versions of Springsteen on Broadway and American Son, and they’re now working on feature versions of Broadway’s (recent) The Boys in the Band and (c…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Be More Chill Leads Audience Choice Award Winners; Pretty Woman, Mockingbird Also Take Top Prizes by

Each year since 2000, has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Audience Choice Awards. The 2019 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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‘Be More Chill’, ‘Pretty Woman’ Top Broadway’s Audience Choice Awards by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Audiences don’t alway see eye to eye with Tony voters, as we see again in this year’s Audience Choice Awards from Presented exclusively to Deadline for today’s…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Ain't Too Proud's Ephraim Sykes Among Winners of 2019 Helen Hayes Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented group of stars and creatives were named winners of 2019 Helen Hayes Awards at a ceremony held in Washington, D.C. on May 13. Now in its 35th year, the Hayes Awards recognize outs…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Sarah Stiles, Beth Leavel, Amber Gray & More to Perform at 2019 Actors Fund Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of performers, presenters and guests have been announced to take part in the 2019 annual gala of The Actors Fund. The previously announced event, honoring Harvey Fierstein, J…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan Extend Run in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Shoshana Bean and Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan, the mega-talented new stars of Waitress, have added three weeks to their run in the hit musical at the Brooks-Atkinson Theatre. Originally annou…

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Waitress Stars Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan on Returning to a Broadway Musical by Leigh Scheps

Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan return to the Broadway musical  together in Waitress. Jordan, who plays love interest Dr. Pomatter, was last seen on Broadway this past fall in the new drama…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Jeremy Jordan & Ashley Spencer Welcome Baby Girl Clara Eloise by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations are in order! Waitress star Jeremy Jordan and his wife, Broadway alum Ashley Spencer, welcomed their first child, daughter Clara Eloise, on April 21. The couple was married …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Ryan Murphy producing film adaptation of The Boys in the Band for Netflix by Tim Stack

Ryan Murphy has once again pulled from the Broadway world for his latest Netflix announcement. The uber producer announce on Instagram that he will be bringing last summer’s highly success…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Waitress' Shoshana Bean & Jeremy Jordan Serve Up a New Broadway Pairing as Sweet as Pie by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway favorites Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan recently stepped into the long-running hit musical Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre. The new duo takes on the lead roles of Jenna …

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Joins Shoshana Bean in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Strong-voiced Tony nominee Jeremy Jordan dons the stethoscope of Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress beginning on April 8. Jordan succeeds Joey McIntyre, who played his final performanc…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan Are Ready to Clock In to Waitress on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Order up! Shoshana Bean and Jeremy Jordan are getting ready to start their shift together in Waitress on Broadway. Bean returned to Broadway for the first time in 15 years when she began per…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Sets Broadway Musical Return in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Jeremy Jordan is getting ready to sing out again on Broadway. The strong-voiced Tony nominee will don the stethoscope of Dr. Pomatter in the hit musical Waitress at the Brooks Atkinson Theat…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Will Return to London With Fall Concerts by Adam Hetrick

The Tony-nominated star of Newsies and this season’s American Son will play a three-concert engagement at Cadogan Hall.

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

To Kill A Mockingbird **** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg February 3, 2019: Black Lives Matter carries its torch in this year’s Oscar nominations with nods to Black Klansman, If Beale Street Could Talk, and Gr…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Alex Newell, Mandy Gonzalez, Jeremy Jordan to Sing Out at Carnegie Hall with New York Pops by Andy Lefkowitz

A power-voiced group of Broadway stars have signed on to lend their voices to the 2019-2020 season of The New York Pops. All concerts will take place in the Stern Auditorium on the Perelman …

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Broadway Feels Slight Winter Chill As Box Office Dips To $30M; ‘American Son’, ‘Waverly Gallery’ Take Final Bows by Greg Evans

Broadway box office survived the New York chill last week, with receipts dropping a small 5% despite the loss of two productions and some widely spread, if undramatic, downturns. Total recei…

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Grosses Analysis: American Son Plays to Sell-Out Crowds in Final Week on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The Waverly Gallery also ended its run during the week ending January 27.

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