Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Get a Sneak Peek at the Costumes for London’s The Prince of Egypt by Nathan Skethway

Costume designer Ann Hould-Ward shares sketches for just a few of the 380 costumes she has created for the upcoming West End production.

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Ann Harada, Judy McLane, Jonah Platt, More Set for Reading of New Musical Solana by Andrew Gans

Josh Rhodes directs and choreographs the Michael Heitzman and Ilene Reid musical.

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Photo Flash: Get a Look at Costume Sketches From THE PRINCE OF EGYPT

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT has released the first costume sketches by the Tony Award®-winning Broadway designer Ann Hould-Ward. The new stage musical, with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wi…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

Johnny Depp Is Producing an Unauthorized Michael Jackson Musical Told from the Perspective of His Glove by Andy Lefkowitz

Yet another Michael Jackson musical will take the stage next year. Page Six reported over the holiday weekend that Oscar nominee Johnny Depp is producing an unauthorized tuner about the l…

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Sunday, December 1, 2019

Thomas Ostermeier’s Magnificent Adaptation of “History of Violence” at St Ann’s Warehouse by Jeremy M. Barker

When the Gilets Jaunes (“Yellow Vest”) protests broke out just a little over a year ago, the leaderless, populist movement was somewhat baffling – as with so much of French social life…

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

Rhys Ifans to Star as Atticus Finch in West End Transfer of To Kill a Mockingbird by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen actor Rhys Ifans will headline the upcoming London staging of Broadway's hit play To Kill a Mockingbird. Ifans will portray Atticus Finch in the previously announced produ…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

VIDEO: Watch Liz and Ann Hampton Callaway Give 'Lullaby of Broadway' a HAMILTON Twist!

The Tony Award-nominated Callaway Sisters are back by popular demand at Feinstein's/54 Below with their new show Broadway the Calla-way!  Serving up a feast this Thanksgiving week (through…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Photo Coverage: BROADWAY THE CALLA-WAY With Liz Callaway & Ann Hampton Callaway At Feinstein's/54 Below

Want to see a show where every note and word and performer is genius?  Want to see a show that makes you leap out of your seat many times during the performance?   It's playing at Feins…

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Max Crumm, Jacob Dickey & More Round Out the Cast of Emojiland by Andy Lefkowitz

We're all smiles! Max Crumm and Jacob Dickey are among the newly announced batch of stars set to appear in the upcoming off-Broadway transfer of Emojiland. The previously announced tune…

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Max Crumm Included in the Final Round of Casting for Emojiland: The Musical

Lesli Margherita, Ann Harada, Lucas Steele, and more fill out the off-Broadway cast.

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Max Crumm, Jacob Dickey, Tanisha Moore, More Complete Cast of Off-Broadway Musical Emojiland by Andrew Gans

The musical, also featuring Lesli Margherita, Ann Harada, Lucas Steele, and Josh Lamon, will begin January 9, 2020.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

New Musical From [title of show] Creators to Premiere at Bucks County Playhouse by Logan Culwell-Block

Other World features a book by Hunter Bell and music and lyrics by Jeff Bowen and Ann McNamee.

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Monday, November 18, 2019

Great Comet Star Lucas Steele Sets Stage Return in Off-Broadway Musical Emojiland by Andy Lefkowitz

Lucas Steele is headed back to the stage. The Tony-nominated standout of Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 will take on the role of Skull in Emojiland, a new musical scheduled to p…

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History of Violence Opens at St. Ann's Warehouse Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Schaubühne Berlin's adaptation of Édouard Louis’ acclaimed autobiographical novel opens November 18.

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The Great Comet’s Lucas Steele Joins Cast of Off-Broadway Musical Emojiland by Andrew Gans

The musical, which will also feature Lesli Margherita, Ann Harada, and Josh Lamon, was a Grand Jury Selection at the 2018 New York Musical Festival.

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André De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Ann Reinking, More Inducted Into Theater Hall of Fame November 18 by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Joel Grey hosts the annual ceremony at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Friday, November 15, 2019
Thursday, November 14, 2019

Holland Taylor to Reprise Ann at Pasadena Playhouse by Dan Meyer

Performances begin May 27, 2020, at the California venue.

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Holland Taylor Will Star in L.A. Premiere of ANN at Pasadena Playhouse

Pasadena Playhouse Producing Artistic Director Danny Feldman announces the Los Angeles premiere of Ann - written by and starring Holland Taylor and directed by Benjamin Endsley Klein from Ma…

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Celebrate CHICAGO's 23rd Anniversary With Some Of The Show's Standout Moments!

The name on everybody's lips is gonna be ... Chicago! The legendary revival of Kander and Ebb's iconic musical is celebrating 23 years of all that jazz on Broadway today! To celebrate, we're…

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Ann Harada & More to Join Lesli Margherita & Josh Lamon in Emojiland Musical Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting is here for the off-Broadway transfer of the new musical Emojiland. The previously announced tuner, which played a cheered 2018 run at the New York Musical Festival, will…

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Ann Harada, George Abud, and More Join The Cast Of EMOJILAND The Musical

Additional casting has been announced for Emojiland, including George Abud (The Band's Visit) as Nerd Face, Emojiland Co-Writer Laura Schein as Smiling Face with Smiling Eyes (aka a?oeSmizea…

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Ann Harada, Natalie Weiss, More Join Cast of Off-Broadway Musical Emojiland by Andrew Gans

The musical, which will also feature Lesli Margherita and Josh Lamon, was a Grand Jury Selection at the 2018 New York Musical Festival.

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Growing Up With Tony-Winning Costume Designer Ann Roth for an Aunt, Amy Roth Makes a Name for Herself in the ‘Family Business’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Ann and Amy Roth share the secrets to successful costume design, plus a close-up look at Amy's design for Ed Norton’s Motherless Brooklyn.

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Joel Grey Will Host 2019 Theater Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony by Andrew Gans

Hadestown Tony winner André De Shields, Donna McKechnie, Ann Reinking, and more will be honored November 18.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Pioneering classical harpist joins Albany Symphony at Albany Civil Rights Institute by Artsjournal1

“[Ann Hobson] Pilot played with the Boston Symphony Orchestra for four decades before retiring from the orchestra in 2009. She is one of four African-American musicians who broke the color…

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Saturday, November 9, 2019

The Hope Hypothesis by Wendy Caster

In the excellent Voyage Theater Company production of The Hope Hypothesis, running through November 15 at the Sheen Center, playwright-director Cat Miller deftly shows how easily innocence c…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

A hectic, music-packed Tina - The Tina Turner Musical brings electricity to Broadway, not subtlety by Leah Greenblatt

“Can’t we slow down the groove just a little bit,” a young, gasping Tina Turner (Adrienne Warren) begs her hard-driving soon-to-be-husband early on in Tina – The Tina Tuner Musical. …

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I Interview Playwrights Part 1067: Christopher Daftsios by Adam Szymkowicz

Chris Daftsios Hometown: Born in St. Paul, MN, raised in Ann Arbor, Mi. Current Town: Living in New York City. Q:  Tell me about Lily. A:  Lily is the story of aging, alcoholic cou…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Photo Coverage: Brian Stokes Mitchell, Ryan McCartan, Melissa Errico, and Ann Hampton Callaway & Liz Callaway Preview Upcoming Shows At Feinstein'

Earlier today, Feinstein's/54 Below welcomed multi-platinum-selling recording artist, composer, lyricist, pianist, actress and Tony Award©-nominee Ann Hampton Callaway and Tony Award-nomi…

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Conference Call: "Over Here!" at The Triad: Will Nunziata, Blake Allen, Debbie Gravitte, Jessica Hendy, and Haley Swindal by Adam Rothenberg

I love shows that celebrate the people who help keep us safe from the Army to the Navy to everything in between. One show that has not been revived since it’s Broadway run is Over Here! an…

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