Wednesday, April 17, 2024

William Grant Still and the Harlem Renaissance by Wendy Caster

The Orchestra Now (TON) regularly presents concerts keyed into exhibitions at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The most recent, William Grant Still and the Harlem Renaissance, focuses on Stil…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 05:12PM
Monday, April 15, 2024

Ambassador Theatre Group rebrands as ATG Entertainment by Michael Abourizk

The theater-owning group also serves as a producer on “The Wiz,” “Cabaret” and “Appropriate.”

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 07:24PM

Photos: APPROPRIATE Cast Takes Re-Opening Night Bows at the Belasco Theatre

The Broadway production of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ APPROPRIATE  reopened at its new home at the Belasco Theater. Check out photos from inside the curtain call here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM
Saturday, April 13, 2024

Teeth by Tony Marinelli

Sarah Benson’s direction is spot-on, but we find ourselves wishing the closing scene was more than just a plethora of bloody penises. This is where the creatives needed to say, “Okay, th…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 11:54PM
Friday, April 12, 2024

Corey Stoll to Talk APPROPRIATE on THE VIEW Next Week

Corey Stoll is coming back to your TV screens next week! Following an appearance on Late Night with Seth Meyers this week, the Broadway actor will also appear on The View next Friday, April …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:36PM
Thursday, April 11, 2024

A new version of UNCLE VANYA by Lincoln Center Theater

Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA returns to the stage in a new version by Heidi Schreck (What the Constitution Means to Me) and directed by Lila Neugebauer (Appropriate, The Waverly Gallery, The Wolves…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:12PM

Appropriate, Now Featuring Ella Beatty, Reopens on Broadway at the Belasco Theatre by Broadway.com

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' ensemble play Appropriate opened on Broadway—for the second time this season—at the Belasco Theatre on April 10. The family drama stars Sarah Paulson, Ella Beatt…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:12PM

See New Production Shots From Appropriate—Now Featuring Ella Beatty by Molly Higgins, Margaret Hall

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' comedic drama is playing a 13-week limited engagement at the Belasco following an earlier run at the Hayes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Wednesday, April 10, 2024

Photos: See All-New Photos of APPROPRIATE On Broadway, Reopening Tonight

The Broadway production of Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ APPROPRIATE reopened at the Belasco Theater tonight, Wednesday, April 10. Check out new photos of the production below!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:36PM

Natalie Gold (‘Appropriate’) on growing comfortable enough to ‘eviscerate’ Sarah Paulson every night [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“I think all great dramas are based in dysfunctional families,” confesses Natalie Gold. “Maybe there’s a part of us that are relieved that we get to watch it instead of that being ou…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 10:30AM
Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Video: Corey Stoll Talks Transfer of APPROPRIATE on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

On Monday, Corey Stoll joined Late Night with Seth Meyers to discuss his role in the play Appropriate and how moving into a bigger space has affected the show and the audience. Following its…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:48AM

A SPRINKLING OF SUGAR by Ron Fassler

Robert Morse as Jerry/Daphne and Tony Roberts as Joe/Josephine in “Sugar” (1972). Photo by Martha Swope.April 9, 2024: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler. Fifty-two years ago …

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 06:55AM
Sunday, April 7, 2024

This Week on Broadway for April 7, 2024: Tuesdays with Morrie @ Sea Dog Theater by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about the passing of Christopher Durang. Reviews include Tuesdays with Morrie @ Sea Dog Theater, The Who’s Tommy, Teeth @ Playwri…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, April 5, 2024

Michael Esper (‘Appropriate’) on the ‘perfect storm’ of performing in an ‘insane highwire act of a play’ [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“It’s just a kind of perfect storm,” reveals Michael Esper of the new play “Appropriate.” Not only does the family drama provide the actor with juicy material to play, but it has p…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 03:00PM
Thursday, April 4, 2024
Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Behind the scenes at the UNCLE VANYA photoshoot by Lincoln Center Theater

Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA returns to the stage in a new version by Heidi Schreck (What the Constitution Means to Me) and directed by Lila Neugebauer (Appropriate, The Waverly Gallery, The Wolves…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:32PM

What would the characters of UNCLE VANYA order at the coffee shop? by Lincoln Center Theater

Order Up! ☕ It’s not a day in New York without a cup o’joe, but what would Chekhov’s characters order at their local coffee shop? Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA returns to the stage in a new…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:32PM

Steve Carell, Alison Pill and All-Star Cast Begin Performances of Broadway's Uncle Vanya by Darryn King

The Lincoln Center Theater production of Uncle Vanya, starring Steve Carell in his Broadway debut, three-time Tony nominee Alfred Molina, William Jackson Harper, Tony nominee Alison Pill a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:54AM
Monday, April 1, 2024

The Romantic Edmund Rostand by Trav S.D.

There’s something highly appropriate about Edmond Rostand (1868-1918), having been born of an April Fool’s Day, given the holiday’s history in his native country and Rostand’s reviva…

SOURCE: Trav S.D. at 12:42PM
Saturday, March 30, 2024

Video: Sarah Paulson Talks APPROPRIATE on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JIMMY FALLON

Watch Sarah Paulson discuss starring in Appropriate on Broadway, Beyonce, and play a game of Face It Challenge with Jimmy Fallon on THE TONIGHT SHOW in the videos here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:06PM
Thursday, March 28, 2024

Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster on Sweeney Todd, Dressing Room Jams and Being Scared of Sondheim by Darryn King

On February 9, Tony-winning performers Aaron Tveit and Sutton Foster took over the roles of Sweeney Todd and Mrs. Lovett at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre in the revival of Sweeney Todd: The Demo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:00PM

Photos: Annette Bening Visits Daughter Ella Beatty at APPROPRIATE

Ella Beatty is making her Broadway debut as “River” in Appropriate, taking over for Elle Fanning. Beatty officially began performances earlier this week. Stopping by to show her support …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:39AM
Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Photos: Sarah Paulson-Led Appropriate Takes 1st Curtain Call at the Belasco, Marking Ella Beatty's Broadway debut by Margaret Hall

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' comedic drama is playing a 13-week limited engagement at the Belasco following an earlier run at the Hayes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM

Photos: Ella Beatty Takes First Bows in APPROPRIATE on Broadway

Ella Beatty is making her Broadway debut as “River” in Appropriate, and officially began performances last night, March 25. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos of her f…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:42AM
Monday, March 25, 2024

Fraught Family Drama Appropriate, Starring Sarah Paulson, Opens at the Belasco Theatre by Darryn King

Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' ensemble play Appropriate begins performances at the Belasco Theatre on March 25 following an initial Broadway run at Second Stage's Hayes Theater, which ended on Ma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24AM

Broadway's Appropriate Extension Begins March 25 by Margaret Hall

The Second Stage production will play a 13-week limited engagement at the Belasco following an earlier run at the Hayes.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Friday, March 22, 2024

2024 Tony Awards predictions slugfest: How many nominations will hit play ‘Appropriate’ earn? [WATCH] by David Buchanan

“It is a pretty great crop of plays this year, several that have become big commercial hits,” declares Sam Eckmann about the many dramas and revivals in contention for nominations at the…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 03:00PM

APPROPRIATE On Broadway Announces General Rush And Digital Lottery

The Broadway production of APPROPRIATE by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins and directed by Lila Neugebauer, has announced the general rush and digital lottery policy for the show's  final extension a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM
Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Sarah Paulson takes Broadway for a shocking spin in ‘Appropriate’ by Sara Stewart

When Sarah Paulson makes an entrance, in character, a spell is cast. The energy around her crackles. What’s she going to say or do? She is a master of the calm seethe and the faux-polite u…

SOURCE: The New York Post at 07:00AM

Play It Again: South Pacific's "I'm In Love With a Wonderful Guy" by JK

PLAY IT AGAIN: “I’m In Love With a Wonderful Guy”  For this new series, Jeff has invited me to choose some classic Broadway show tunes and compare versions of these songs from several…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 06:42AM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards