Saturday, July 13, 2024

BLACKOUT! by Ron Fassler

July 13, 2024: Theatre Yesterday and Today Forty-seven years ago tonight, on July 13, 1977 at exactly 9:29 p.m., New York City suffered an electrical blackout that lasted into afternoon the…

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Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Tina Benko, Becky Ann Baker and More Join David Ives' Pamela Palmer at Williamstown Theatre Festival by Darryn King

Pamela Palmer, a new play written by David Ives premiering, as previously reported, at Williamstown Theatre Festival, has announced its cast. The play will star Tina Benko, who recently …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

‘Appropriate’ and ‘Beautiful Noise’ finish strong while most Broadway shows tumble at the box office by Michael Abourizk

For the week ending June 30, the 30 currently running productions grossed $34,783,390.

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Broadway Box Office: ‘Appropriate’ Ends Run On High by Caitlin Huston

Broadway grosses came down from their Tony Awards highs last week, though Merrily We Roll Along and Appropriate kept powering through the ends of their runs.  Appropriate, starring newly mi…

SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter at 02:50PM
Sunday, June 30, 2024

Appropriate Ends Broadway Run June 30 by Margaret Hall

The Second Stage Theater production won the Tony for Best Revival of a Play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Saturday, June 29, 2024

It Ain't Nothin' But A Good Time to Be a Kid in ROCK OF AGES; Samuel French Tries Out High School by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Earlier this month, Samuel French tried out the new 'High School version' of the hit Broadway musical Rock of Ages in a live workshop presentation performed by…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:36PM
Thursday, June 27, 2024

Second Stage Becomes First Broadway Nonprofit in Decades to Name New Leader by Michael Paulson

The organization, which won this year’s best play revival Tony Award for “Appropriate,” has chosen Evan Cabnet as its next artistic director.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 11:42AM
Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Second Stage Theater Anniversary Season by Sandi Durell

After winning the 2024 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play for Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ Appropriate, Second Stage Theater (Bennett Leak, Interim Artistic Director; Lisa Lawer Post, Exe…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 02:50PM
Friday, June 21, 2024

The Friday 5: 5 Tony Awards Highs...and Lows by JK

5 Things the Tony Awards Got Right...and Wrong High #1: The Lifetime Achievement Awards Speeches Both George C. Wolfe and Jack O'Brien gave thoughtful, insightful and humorous speeches. …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:32AM
Thursday, June 20, 2024

2024 Tony Nominees for Best Director of a Play & Musical by BroadwayWorld

What would Broadway be without the guidance of its directors- the people behind the scenes who guide the performances of the actors onstage and lend their artistic vision to the productions …

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:54PM

Talking Tonys: Corey Stoll by BroadwayWorld

Did you know that Corey Stoll made his Broadway debut over 20 years ago in Henry IV? Now, two decades and three broadway shows later, he is a Tony nominee for the first time for his performa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:54PM

Broadway-Bound Purple Rain Sets Dates for 2025 Minneapolis World Premiere by Hayley Levitt

Purple Rain, the Broadway-bound musical based on Prince's 1984 film, has announced additional creative team members as well as dates for its Minneapolis world premiere. Performances are now…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:54PM

Go Inside the Carlyle Party Following the 2024 Tony Awards on The Broadway Show! by Broadway.com

The Broadway Show is the only nationally syndicated weekly theater television series. The program features Broadway’s biggest stars, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes access both …

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48AM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Revel with Broadway's Best at the Carlyle Hotel's Tony Awards After Party by Broadway.com

As the curtain came down on the 77th Annual Tony Awards, the 2023-24 Broadway season drew to an official close. And that means one thing for the stars of the stage. Time to party! Look insid…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:12PM

Jane Cox’s Tony Award-winning Lighting Design uses ETC to Illuminate the Darkness of ‘Appropriate’ by Michael Eddy

One of Broadway’s most talked-about plays this season is 'Appropriate', garnering eight Tony nominations and three wins, including Best Revival of a Play. The show is a portrait of a famil…

SOURCE: PLSN at 05:01PM

Tony Awards Viewership Falls for Second Year in a Row by Darryn King

Early viewership figures for the 77th Tony Awards on June 16 are down compared to previous years. The CBS telecast drew 3.51 million viewers—including out-of-home viewers—according to Ni…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42PM
Monday, June 17, 2024

How'd We Do? Tony Predictions 2024 by Wendy Caster

  Seers, we ain’t. (Categories are in the order the awards were given.) Here’s how we did:   Sandra Liz Wendy TOTALS (out of 26) …

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 05:36PM

2024 Tony Award Winners by Barry Gordin

The Outsiders Wins Tony for Best Musical & Stereophonic is Best Play. June 17, 2024: The 77th Annual Tony Awards recognizing Broadway shows from the 2023-2024 season were held at Lincol…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 01:50PM

See the Newly Minted Tony Award Winners Show Off Their Trophies by Broadway.com

The 77th Annual Tony Awards crowned its victors on June 16 at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center. Take a look below at some of Broadway's newest Tony Award winners as they take the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM

Video: Tony Winner Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Wants to Inspire Theatre Kids at Home by Margaret Hall

Jacobs-Jenkins' play Appropriate, which continues its run at the Belasco, won the Tony for Best Revival of a Play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:54AM

Video: Winning a Tony Award Left Sarah Paulson Speechless by Margaret Hall

Paulson won her first Tony for Appropriate on Broadway.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:54AM

Video: Sarah Paulson Accepts Tony Award For APPROPRIATE

Sarah Paulson won the 2024 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play for APPROPRIATE. Watch he acceptance speech in the video here.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:12AM

‘The Outsiders’ Wins Tony Award for Best Musical, ‘Stereophonic’ Best Play by Michael Paulson

Stephen Sondheim’s “Merrily We Role Along,” long considered a flop, was named best musical revival, and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’s “Appropriate” won best play revival.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 12:32AM
Sunday, June 16, 2024

Video: The APPROPRIATE Team Accepts the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play

Appropriate has won the 2024 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. Watch the acceptance speech!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:48PM

Sarah Paulson Wins Her First Tony for Best Actress in a Play by Julia Jacobs

In the searing family drama “Appropriate,” Paulson plays an elder sister intent on protecting her father’s legacy.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 11:36PM

Sarah Paulson Wins 2024 Tony Award for Lead Actress in a Play by Diep Tran

She was recognized for her work in Appropriate on Broadway.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32PM

Sarah Paulson On Winning Her First Tony Award & How Theaters “Bear Witness to Relentless Interrogation Of Human Experience” by Lynette Rice

Emmy, SAG and Golden Globe winner Sarah Paulson is now the proud new owner of a Tony, too. The actress best known for her work in the American Horror Story franchise took home the gold Sunda…

SOURCE: Deadline at 11:02PM

APPROPRIATE's Sarah Paulson Wins Tony Award For Best Performance By An Actress In A Leading Role In A Play

Paulson beat out fellow nominees Amy Ryan For Doubt: A Parable, Betsy Aidem For Prayer for the French Republic, Jessica Lange for Mother Play, and Rachel McAdams For Mary Jane.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 10:41PM

Appropriate Wins Best Revival of a Play at 2024 Tony Awards by Andrew Gans

Lila Neugebauer directed the Branden Jacobs-Jenkins play, which continues its run at the Belasco.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06PM

APPROPRIATE Wins Tony For Best Revival Of A Play

The absolutely brilliant play written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins beat out fellow nominees Purlie Victorious: A Non-Confederate Romp Through the Cotton Patch and An Enemy of the People.

SOURCE: Theatrely at 09:50PM

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