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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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Sea Wall/A Life, With Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, Opens at The Public Theater by Olivia Clement

The double bill of solo plays by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne officially opens at the Off-Broadway theatre February 12.

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Photo Flash: Broadway In Chicago's James M. Nederlander Theatre Lights Up Marquee by BroadwayWorld

Yesterday, February 8, Broadway In Chicago's newly named JAMES M. NEDERLANDER THEATRE lit its marquee for the first time. The theatre, located at 24 W. Randolph, honors the late James M. Ned…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

A Monster of a Milestone! King Kong's Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

King Kong celebrated a milestone at the Broadway Theatre on February 6: 100 performances! Stars Eric William Morris, vlogger Christiani Pitts and Erik Lochtefeld as well as director/cho…

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King Kong Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The Australian mega-musical opened November 8 at the Broadway Theatre.

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

King Kong to Be Staged at Hard Rock Entertainment Resort in Japan by Andy Lefkowitz

The massively exciting new musical King Kong, currently thrilling crowds at the Broadway Theatre, will soon set up shop in Hokkaido, Japan, reports Forbes. The monster production will b…

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Maxine Elliott: The Beauty as Builder by Trav S.D.

Theatre is ephemeral. We often think of architecture as it’s opposite, the most enduing form of human expression, but here is a reminder that it, too, is temporary at best. I’d l…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Studio 54 Documentary to Air on A&E February 11 by Adam Hetrick

The documentary explores the history of the legendary disco nightclub, now a Broadway theatre.

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Top New York Stage This Week: Philip Glass’s Cool School, Chill Pills by Mark Beech

This week in New York performing arts, the composer Philip Glass brings Laurie Anderson and Bernard Sumner of the band New Order to Carnegie Hall, while Sharon Van Etten plays the Beacon The…

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Friday, February 1, 2019

Playwrights Realm Launches New Play Festival by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Broadway theatre will present readings of new works by MJ Kaufman, Nia Witherspoon, Michael Yates Crowley, and Asiimwe Deborah Kawe.

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Sea Wall/A Life, With Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal, Begins at The Public Theater by Olivia Clement

The double bill of solo plays begins February 1 at the Off-Broadway theatre.

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

NYTW Adds Thaddeus Phillips' 17 Border Crossings to 2019 Season by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will now present Martyna Majok's Sanctuary City, previously scheduled for the spring, next season.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Check Out the Lineup for The Playwrights Realm's Brand-New Festival of Plays by Olivia Clement

In place of a second full production, the Off-Broadway theatre will present a free, month-long festival of bold works in progress.

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Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part VI: The Americas by JK

With today's entry, we conclude our world tour with the final 10 musicals which all hail from the Western Hemisphere. This batch of classics covers hits, misses, masters of musical theater, …

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Backstage at King Kong with Christiani Pitts, Episode 3: Making Music by

King Kong star Christiani Pitts offers up a lot of music and an awesome tour backstage at the Broadway Theatre.

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Friday, January 18, 2019

VIDEO: Donald Webber Jr Performs Anthem From New Musical BORN FOR THIS by Stage Tube

The Broadway-bound production of BeBe Winans' new autobiographical musical BORN FOR THIS, releases its first-ever music video of the title song, starring Donald Webber, Jr., who is set to de…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Billy Porter Will Star In His New Play Remember To Live At Primary Stages by Drew Shade

The Off-Broadway theatre company, Primary Stages, announced their 35th Anniversary season. Launching the lineup includes a new play by Tony Award-winning & Golden Globe-nominated actor B…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Primary Stages Taps Billy Porter, Charles Busch, and Jiehae Park for 35th Anniversary Slate by Adam Hetrick

The Off-Broadway theatre has announced the three plays that will make up its 2019–2020 season.

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When Broadway Captured The Popular Imagination by Artsjournal

When exactly did Broadway theatre become a popular phenomenon? When it embraced other media that spilled into the public consciousness. – Commentary

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Read Reviews for Blue Ridge at Atlantic Theater Company by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre celebrated the world-premiere opening of Abby Rosebrock's new play January 7.

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Monday, January 7, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, January 7 - Yul Brynner Returns To His Broadway Throne in THE KING AND I by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 1985 legendary actorYul Brynnerreturns to Broadway for the final time in a revival ofThe King and Istarring Mary Beth Peilat the Broadway Theatre.

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King Kong Star Christiani Pitts Is's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Newcomer Christiani Pitts, who is currently thrilling audiences as Ann Darrow in King Kong, will lead's latest vlog, Queen of New York, beginning on January 10. The vlog wil…

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Friday, December 28, 2018

The Friday 5: 5 Top Breakthrough Performances of 2018 by JK

Our last Friday 5 of 2018 celebrates the 5 Breakthrough Performances by an Actor and the 5 Breakout Performances by an Actress from the last 365 days! These are those performances that we fe…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Further cast announcements for All About Eve by Eleni Cashell

The limited run for All About Eve has revealed more cast details, having previously announced Gillian Anderson (X-Files, The Fall, A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia! Here W…

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Tickets for KING KONG Now On Sale Through September 1, 2019 by BroadwayWorld

Tickets for King Kong are now on sale through September 1, 2019. The new Broadway musical is playing at the Broadway Theatre 1681 Broadway where it opened on Thursday, November 8 previews be…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Daphne Rubin-Vega to Host Rent: Live Viewing Party From NYTW by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre, home of the original Off-Broadway production of Rent, will host a watch party on January 27, 2019.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Aladdin review at Broadway Theatre, Catford – ‘marvellous fun’ by Jn Benjamin

Wayne Rollins’ Abanazar is a deliciously evil panto villain. In his quest for world domination, he learns of a wish-granting genie that

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Best of 2018: JKTS Awards: Broadway Tech by JK

NOTE: We made the decision that 2018 was dark and ugly enough, so this year (at least) we will only celebrate the positive. We will try to be snark-free, and there will be no "worst of." It …

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Actually, We're F**ked to Debut at Cherry Lane by Olivia Clement

The world premiere by Matt Williams will begin performances at the Off-Broadway theatre in February 2019.

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

“Miss Saigon” at The JFK Center for the Performing Arts, Washington by Blouin Artinfo

A tragedy of passion and beauty, ”Miss Saigon,” will be on stage in a new production at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts from December 12,2018 through January 13, 2019.…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

VIDEO:?Everything Went Right When Situation Project Visited THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG by Stage Tube

What happens when middle school students are invited to take over a Broadway theatre Situation Project wanted to find out.

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