Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Ruth Negga to Play Hamlet at St. Ann’s Warehouse by American Theatre Editors

The Brooklyn theatre will also present new works from Thomas Ostermeier and Daniel Kitson, and remount Good Chance Theatre's 'The Jungle.'

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Benj Pasek, Michael Benjamin Washington, Antoinette Nwandu Join 2019-2020 Tony Awards Nominating Committee by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee has announced the nominating committee for the 2019-2020 Broadway season. New members include Tony-winning songwriter Benj Pasek (Dear Evan Hansen), …

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Ruth Negga to Star in Hamlet as Part of St. Ann’s Warehouse’s 40th Anniversary Season by Olivia Clement

The Brooklyn theatre will also welcome the return of the critically acclaimed The Jungle.

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Dropping Gumballs on Luke Wilson, Directed by Theresa Rebeck, Opens Off-Broadway by Adam Hetrick

Ann Harada, Dean Nolen, and David Wohl star in the new Rob Ackerman play that opens June 18.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

More than a third believe theatres should not have cancelled Ann Widdecombe show – poll by Georgia Snow

More than a third of voters in an online poll conducted by The Stage do not believe theatres were right to cancel

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Watch This Exclusive Clip From the New Musical Film Starring Ann Harada, Justin Matthew Sargent, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

From the writer of Daddy Long Legs comes the new musical No One Called Ahead.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Kaley Ann Voorhees, Susan Blackwell & More Join Starry Into the Woods Concert at Town Hall by Andy Lefkowitz

More casting has been announced for the highly anticipated benefit concert of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony-winning musical Into the Woods. The previously announced event, presen…

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Susan Blackwell, Kaley Ann Voorhees and More Join Cast of INTO THE WOODS at Town Hall

An all-star cast of Broadway favorites is set to lead a one-night only concert of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods in New York City.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Becky Ann Baker Tapped for New Amazon Series The Hunt by Olivia Clement

The Emmy nominee joins Al Pacino, Clockwork Orange's Jonno Davies, and others in the show about a misfit band of Nazi hunters.

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Theatre defends hosting Ann Widdecombe show amid ‘free speech’ row by Matthew Hemley

A theatre in Lancashire has defended its decision to allow a one-woman Ann Widdecombe show to go ahead, despite protests prompted by

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Call Answered: Keri Kelsey: Career Retrospective + Open Mic at the Gardenia by Adam Rothenberg

Variety is the spice of life and Keri Kelsey has done it all: traveled with the circus, rode a tiger bareback, assisted a juggler, worked as an on-the-spot radio news reporter and a literary…

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Taylor Mac's Tony-Nominated Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus to Conclude Broadway Run Early by Andy Lefkowitz

Taylor Mac's Tony-nominated Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus is ending its run at the Booth Theatre earlier than planned. Originally announced to play through August 4,…

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Women at the Helm: Veteran Designers by Elysa Gardner For Broadway Direct

Veteran designers Ann Roth, Jennifer Tipton, and Christine Jones can claim more than 130 years of Broadway success combined, not to mention a vast array of other theater credits and work in …

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Sally Ann Triplett, Susie Blake, Daniel Boys, Jim Dale Featured on Something’s Afoot Recording by Andrew Gans

JAY Records will release the new album in November.

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Poll: Were theatres right to cancel Ann Widdecombe’s show at their venues following her comments about gay therapy? by Giverny Masso

Last week, Selladoor cancelled a show starring Ann Widdecombe after the politician claimed science might one day “produce an answer” to being

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How'd We Do? 2019 Tony Predictions by Wendy Caster

Well, two of us did okay: Liz and Sandra each had 17 correct predictions. I had decided to be iconoclastic, which was a bad idea: 11 correct predictions. THE WINNERS Liz Sandra …

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Daniel Fish's Innovative Oklahoma! Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Director Daniel Fish's reimagined take on Oklahoma! was named winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical at the 73rd annual Tonys ceremony on June 9 at Radio City Musical …

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Friday, June 7, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Nikki E. Walker by Zack Calhoon

Nikki E. Walker- NYC credits: Dead & Breathing (Veronika, National Black Theatre). Regional: Our Town (Mrs Gibbs, Virginia Stage Company), Crumbs from the Table of Joy (Lily Ann, Martha…

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Remembering Marin: A Tribute to Special Tony Honoree Marin Mazzie from Her Friends by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been nine months since three-time Tony nominee Marin Mazzie passed away from ovarian cancer. The American Theatre Wing and Broadway League honored the star with a posthumous Special…

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Remembering Marin: A Tribute to Special Tony Honoree Marin Mazzie from Her Friends by

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Donna Murphy, Becky Ann Baker and more share about the late Marin Mazzie in a video tribute in honor of her Special Tony Award.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019


(Taffy Bodesser-Akner’s article appeared in The New York Times, 5/30; photos by Brenda Ann Kenneally; via Pam Green.) THE TONY-WINNING ACTRESS TAKES US INSIDE HER DRESSING ROOM AND SHARES …

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

‘Oklahoma!’ Director Daniel Fish On Finding Answers In The Dark – Tony Watch Q&A by Greg Evans

New Yorkers started hearing the buzz about Oklahoma! last year, as yet another production from the acclaimed St. Ann’s Warehouse in Dumbo, Brooklyn, began making its presence known. The Se…

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One-woman show featuring Ann Widdecombe pulled by theatre after gay therapy comments by Matthew Hemley

Theatre company Selladoor has cancelled a planned show starring Ann Widdicombe after the politician claimed science might one day “produce an answer”

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Odds & Ends: Beetlejuice & Kiss Me, Kate! Set Cast Album Release Dates & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Beetlejuice & Kiss Me, Kate! Set Cast Album Release Dates The Tony Awards might not be till this Sunday, b…

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It's a Theatre Thing Special Ep - "Fosse/Verdon" Recap: Part 6" by Christopher Peterson

This week, Tracy and Erin discuss episode 6 of Fosse/Verdon. In this episode, we find that Nicole is growing up, Gwen is determined to get Chicago on Broadway and Bob has a heart attack. T…

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It's a Theatre Thing Special Ep - "Fosse/Verdon" Recap Part 5! by Christopher Peterson

Tracy and Erin recap episode 5 of Fosse/Verdon. They discuss how Gwen has evolved and her reasons behind wanting to do Chicago. They also explore Ann Reinking's relationships with both Bob…

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Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

‘I Didn’t Feel That There Was Any Casting Couch”: Ann Reinking Talks About Her Relationship With Bob Fosse by Artsjournal1

“I never thought he was abusive that way at all. I think everybody he was with was completely willing to be with him. I never perceived him as using a part as being manipulative. And I’l…

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Celia Keenan-Bolger, Ruthie Ann Miles and More to Present at Theatre World Awards by BroadwayWorld

The Theatre World Awards will celebrate the 2019 Theatre World Award Honorees, the 7th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatre Honoree Nathan Lane, and the 11th Annual D…

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Keeley Hawes, Ann Dowd Join Cast of Netflix's REBECCA by TV News Desk

BAFTA nominee Keeley Hawes Bodyguard, Misbehaviour, Emmy Award Winner Ann Dowd The Handmaid's Tale, Hereditary,Sam Riley Free Fire, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and Ben Crompton Game of T…

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