Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Broadway reopens after pandemic shutdown with three blockbusters: ‘The Lion King’, ‘Hamilton’, ‘Wicked’ by Mark Kennedy

Eighteen months after the global pandemic shuttered live theater in March 2020, Broadway takes a step forward Tuesday when “The Lion King,” “Hamilton” and “Wicked” open with new …

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 07:57PM

Broadway reopens with big shows including ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Wicked’ by Julia Marsh, Sam Raskin

Theaters will reopen at 100 percent capacity Tuesday evening for marquee Broadway shows like "Hamilton," "Wicked," "The Lion King," and "Chicago," Mayor Bill de Blasio said.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 12:56PM
Friday, September 10, 2021

Broadway Buskers Continue in Times Square by Sandi Durell

On behalf of the Times Square Alliance, Broadway Buskers continue the Alliance’s concert series celebrating the performers and singer-songwriters of the theater community at the Plazas …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:05AM
Thursday, September 9, 2021

Broadway Reopens With ‘Pass Over,’ An Absurdist Examination of Racism by Matthew Wexler

Antoinette Chinonye Nwandu's "Pass Over" reopens Broadway with a visceral and poignant examination of heartbreak, hope and joy. The post Broadway Reopens With ‘Pass Over,’ An Absurdist…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 08:06PM
Saturday, August 28, 2021

BROADWAY THEATERS ATTACK VIRUS: ‘THIS IS ABSOLUTELY DOABLE’ by Robert Shuman

(Mark Kennedy’s article appeared in the News-Herald, 8/28; Photo: FILE – Theater’s line 45th Street in New York on May 13, 2020. As Broadway reopens this fall, proof of full vaccinatio…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 05:01PM
Friday, August 13, 2021

Amber Gray, Kimberly Marable, Cody Renard Richard and More Share Which Broadway Show Was Their First by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interviews here: https://bway.world/ShowMustGoOnRedCarpet Broadway is on its way back, and everything's as if we never said goodbye. Earlier this week, stars showed up at the…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:42PM
Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Broadway reopens tonight with ‘Pass Over’ at the August Wilson Theatre by Deb Miller

Broadway is back! Live preview performances of Pass Over, produced by Lincoln Center Theater, Matt Ross, Jujamcyn Theatres, and others, begin tonight for a limited nine-week engagement that …

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:29PM

Playing It Safe: Broadway Reopens With Rigorous COVID Protocols by Gordon Cox

In a Manhattan studio late last month, rehearsal was in progress. Two actors ran through a playful chase sequence. A fight choreographer, seated at the head of the room with the director, th…

SOURCE: Variety at 12:45PM
Friday, July 23, 2021

A benefit concert from Disney on Broadway reopens the New Amsterdam Theatre by Deb Miller

Last night, Broadway’s historic New Amsterdam Theatre – built in 1902–03, and located at 214 West 42nd Street, in the center of Midtown Manhattan and the NYC Theater District – reope…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:15AM
Friday, July 2, 2021

Actors’ Equity Issues New COVID Safety Protocols as Broadway Reopens, Including Mask and Testing Lifts if Vaccinated by Ryan McPhee

The new guidances are an evolution of the union’s previously released guidelines for “fully vaccinated” productions.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:48AM
Saturday, June 26, 2021

Springsteen on Broadway Reopens June 26 at the St. James Theatre by Andrew Gans

The theatrical concert, starring the Tony-honored and Grammy-winning Bruce Springsteen, is the first Broadway production since the coronavirus pandemic began.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, June 25, 2021

Off Broadway The Play Review. An Indictment of Off Broadway. by New York Theater

As Off Broadway reopens, “Off Broadway,” a play by Torrey Townsend, is streaming free online through Sunday to warn people away from Off Broadway.  It’s hard to conclude otherwise,…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 06:29PM
Sunday, June 6, 2021

Glimpse. Off Broadway Reopens in Prospect Park by New York Theater

Performers from India and Iran, Colombia and Cuba, Beirut and Johannesburg told tales, played music and danced on Saturday afternoon in Prospect Park,  in a grassy sun-baked field called t…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 02:48PM
Friday, June 4, 2021

Worlds Fair Inn Review. Off-Broadway reopens! by New York Theater

I was grateful to be one of the 24 people inside the below-ground Axis Theater during the new play “Worlds Fair Inn.” There were 16 members of the audience (masked and socially distanced…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 01:00PM
Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Broadway Is Reopening. But Not Until September. by Michael Paulson

Even as New York City begins to reopen this summer, Broadway will not resume performances until Sept. 14. Here’s why.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 12:24PM

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Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54