Thursday, June 18, 2020

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know by Performerstuff

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know Written by Tiffany Wilkie June 17, 2020 Performer Stuff celebrates queer men and women of color who have brought their stories to the fore…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals by JK

Yesterday, we began our series about the "Best" of the last decade, from the 2010-2011 season, through the just ended 2019-2020 season. Today, Mike and I name what we considered to be the 10…

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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Margo Lion, Tony-Winning Lead Producer of Hairspray, Dies at 75 by

Margo Lion, a prolific producer who helped shepherd more than two dozen works to Broadway and off-Broadway, passed away on January 24, according to The New York Times. Her son, Matthew Neme…

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Margo Lion, Tony-Winning Lead Producer of Hairspray, Has Died by

Margo Lion, a prolific producer who helped shepherd more than two dozen works to the Broadway and off-Broadway stage, passed away on January 24. Harvey Fierstein, original star of Hairspray…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Ron Leibman Dies: Actor In ‘Norma Rae’ And ‘Angels In America’ Was 82 by Bruce Haring

Ron Leibman, who won a Tony Award for his role as Roy Cohn in 1993’s Angels In America: Millennium Approaches, and co-starred with Sally Field in the 1979 Oscar-winner Norma Rae, has died …

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

ANGELS IN AMERICA: PART ONE: MILLENNIUM APPROACHES • The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis by Andrea

It’s been over 25 years since Tony Kushner’s Angels in America opened on Broadway, but the Rep’s season opening production of this two-part epic is confirmation of its enduring potency…

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of Angels in America: Millennium Approaches by Nathan Skethway

The first part of Tony Kushner's epic Angels in America premiered on Broadway May 4, 1993.

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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The Most Shows at One Theater (Part 1) by JK

I'm pretty sure that if you take the time to read theater blogs, you love going to the theater. And you probably keep track of which shows you've seen. Maybe you keep all of your tickets, or…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

The Friday 5: Gay Characters That Influence by JK

In honor of the last days of Pride Month, I offer 5 Gay and Lesbian characters from plays and musicals that have had a huge impact on my life.  There are many more than five, of course,…

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Sunday, April 1, 2018

This Week on Broadway for April 1, 2018: Andrew Keenan-Bolger by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Andrew Keenan-Bolger about Kris Kringle The Musical. Reviews include Angels in America: Millennium Approaches and Perestroi…

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

#MyBroadwayThing by JK

<<<<< DON'T FORGET TO VOTE FOR THE GOLD, SILVER & BRONZE IN THE BROADWAY OLYMPICS: TEAM ONCE ON THIS ISLAND!!So, if you are reading this, you no doubt have more than a pas…

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Looking Ahead to 2018, Part II: The New Shows by JK

Yesterday, I talked about the shows I was looking forward to that are already established. Today, I'll go over the new shows I'm definitely getting to. And I'll end with a short list of not …

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