Friday, February 15, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Christopher Massimine by Zack Calhoon

CHRISTOPHER MASSIMINE is the Chief Executive Officer of NYTF and is responsible for her brand transformation over the last 6 years. Since his arrival to NYTF, seasonal attendance has mo…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Broadway Valentines by JK

Move over, Romeo and Juliet! Love is in the air on Broadway this season! There's a little something for everyone - Cupid's arrow is a liberal one. Straight, gay, bi - every couple has their …

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Veronica Dunne Makes a Jazzy Return to Chicago on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Veronica Dunne reprises her celebrated turn as Roxie Hart in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago beginning on February 12. Dunne replaces Charlotte d'Amboise, who exited the product…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Photo Flash: First Look at RUTHERFORD AND SON by BroadwayWorld

Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, Robert Hastie, presents Caroline Steinbeis' major revival of Githa Sowerby's Rutherford and Son. Steinbeis directs Esh Alladi Richard, Laura Elphinst…

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Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway to Perform at Sony Hall by Adam Hetrick

Broadway With the Callaways will feature songs from Funny Girl, Cats, West Side Story, Wicked, and more.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

How Disney Has Made Diversity a Priority for 25 Years on Broadway by Felicia Fitzpatrick

James Monroe Iglehart, Mandy Gonzalez, Capathia Jenkins, Ann Sanders, and Aisha Jackson consider their impact on the Disney legacy.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Original Cast Members Ruthie Ann Miles, Kathleen Chalfant, and More Will Reunite for Encore Presentation of The Courtroom by Adam Hetrick

Waterwell’s latest work uses courtroom transcripts from deportation hearings for its text.

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Tony Yazbeck to Star in Marc Blitzstein's Folk Opera The Cradle Will Rock at Classic Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Tony Yazbeck has signed on to headline the upcoming new off-Broadway staging of Marc Blitzstein's folk opera The Cradle Will Rock. The previously announced production of Cla…

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Final Casting Set for Broadway Revival of All My Sons by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the highly anticipated new staging of Arthur Miller's All My Sons, arriving at Broadway's American Airlines Theatre on April 4. Jack O'Brien will direct&n…

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Benjamin Walker, Francesca Carpanini, Michael Hayden, Jenni Barber & More Join ALL MY SONS on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company has just announcedthe company and design team for the new Broadway production of Arthur Miller's All My Sons starring Golden Globe winner and Academy, Tony amp Emm…

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Channel 4 to Air “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” for Christmas 2019 by Blouin Artinfo

The much-loved “The Tiger Who Came to Tea” by Judith Kerr will get a special animation adaptation from the makers of “We’re Going on a Bear Hunt” and “The Snowman and The Snowdog…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Kings Knights, Maidens and More! A Review of All Things CAMELOT by BroadwayWorld

On Monday, March 4 at 630pm the medieval court of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table will come to life on the stage of the Vivian Beaumont Theater when Lin-Manuel Miranda stars a…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Putting Together the Puzzle Pieces of Peggy Ann Garner by Trav S.D.

The peak of Peggy Ann Garner’s career was in 1945 when at age 12 she gave memorable performances in A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (one of the saddest movies ever) and Junior Miss (a light-h…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Veronica Dunne to Reprise Her Turn as Roxie Hart in Chicago on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Veronica Dunne is putting her jazz shoes back on. The stage-and-screen star will step back into the Broadway revival of Chicago as Roxie Hart for a six-week limited run from February 12 thro…

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Lead Star-Studded Camelot Benefit for Lincoln Center Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed group of stars have been selected to lead a one-night concert production of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's musical Camelot. Bartlett Sher will direct the even…

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Breaking: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Solea Pfeiffer, Jordan Donica, Ruthie Ann Miles & More Will Lead CAMELOT Benefit Concert by BroadwayWorld

On Monday, March 4 at 630pm the medieval court of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table will come to life on the stage of the Vivian Beaumont Theater when Lin-Manuel Miranda stars a…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ruthie Ann Miles, and More to Perform in One-Night Only Camelot by Ruthie Fierberg

The cast for the Lincoln Center Theater benefit also includes Jenn Colella, Ethan Slater, and Jordan Donica.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Carolee Carmello, Telly Leung, and More to Play California’s Orinda Theatre by Adam Hetrick

Upcoming concerts also include Ann Hampton Callaway, Liz Callaway, and Brett Barrett.

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Five Burning Questions with The Phantom of the Opera Leading Lady Kaley Ann Voorhees

Phantom of the Opera star Kaley Ann Voorhees talks about the sisterhood of Christines, great advice from Hal Prince, and Drag Race.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Jessica O'Hara-Baker by Zack Calhoon

Jessica O'Hara-Baker is an actor and director with a love for new works. Recent credits include Anna Ziegler's The Wanderers (The Lark); Callan Stout’s you do not look (Columbia MFA S…

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Keats Is Dead; Long Live Poetry On Instagram by Artsjournal2

There’s been a dramatic shift in the demographics of who’s buying poetry, and giving poets including Rupi Kaur, Carol Ann Duffy, Helen Dunmore and other women six-figure incomes …

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

BWW Review: DANGEROUS LENSES, VAULT Festival by Cindy Marcolina

A man and his daughter move into Ann's block of flats, except that he says there's no little girl with him. The woman, addicted to watching people's lives through her window, grows an obsess…

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Friday, January 25, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘Jerusalem’ at Fells Point Corner Theatre by Lynne Menefee

Jez Butterworth’s 2009 play “Jerusalem” is currently running at FPCT. It is an ambitious production by this small, but mighty, local theater. Kudos go to the director, Ann Tu…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Wickedest Woman by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Six actors, three men and three women, in a company of seven, play many roles in this fluid production designed by Anna Driftmier that uses several different doorways,  on-stage props and f…

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The Courtroom. A deportation trial turned into theater, Ruthie Ann Miles presiding by New York Theater

Elizabeth Keathley moved to the United State from the Philippines, married an American, and three years later registered to vote, even though she was not yet a citizen. As a result, the gove…

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Ryoko Yonekura Sets Jazzy Return to Chicago on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Ryoko Yonekura, the multi-talented original star of the Japanese-language production of Chicago, will return to the Broadway revival as Roxie Hart on July 1. Yonekura will play a limited 16-…

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Jessica Bashline by Zack Calhoon

Jessica Bashline (Playwright) is the Artistic Director of Strange Sun Theater. A director and actor by trade, Jessica teaches acting at NYU. WICKEDEST WOMAN has been through 3 years of …

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Photo Flash: First Look at Kaley Ann Voorhees & More in THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Ahead of 31st Anniversary! by BroadwayWorld

Producers Cameron Mackintosh and The Really Useful Group have announced that Broadway's blockbuster phenomenon, Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, directed by Harold Prince, wil…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For RUTHERFORD AND SON at at Sheffield Theatres by BroadwayWorld

Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, Robert Hastie, today announces the full casting for Caroline Steinbeis' major revival of Githa Sowerby's Rutherford and Son. Steinbeis directs Esh Al…

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

This Week on Broadway for January 20, 2019: Choir Boy by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox, James Marino,Michael Portantiere, and Jan Simpson discuss Choir Boy, Blue Ridge @ Atlantic Theater Company, George / Martha @ Peoples Improv Theater, The Romantic Century p…

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