Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Tori Sampson, Heather Christian, Aleshea Harris, More Are Recipients of Playwrights Horizons Commissions by Olivia Clement

Ten playwrights were awarded commissions from the Off-Broadway theatre behind a number of Pulitzer Prize-winning works.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of Broadway-Bound WEST SIDE STORY in Rehearsals!

Something great is coming! Rehearsals are currently underway for this season's Broadway revival of the classic musical West Side Story, directed by Tony winner Ivo van Hove. The new produc…

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Monday, November 25, 2019

Read Reviews for María Irene Fornés' Fefu and Her Friends Off-Broadway by Emily Selleck

Theatre for a New Audience's production of the 1977 play opened November 24.

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Judy Gold to Perform 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother as Part of Primary Stages Fall Lineup by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will present a month-long festival of solo performances, readings, and special events at the Cherry Lane.

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Saturday, November 9, 2019

Director Ivo Van Hove Previews Major Changes in Upcoming West Side Story Revival by Mark Peikert

The musical begins previews at the Broadway Theatre December 10.

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

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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Thursday, October 24, 2019

American Buffalo Revival Taps Darren Criss, Sets Broadway Theatre by Ryan McPhee

Laurence Fishburne and Sam Rockwell will star in the David Mamet play, heading to the Circle in the Square Theatre upon Oklahoma!'s closing.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

On Broadway by Barry Gordin

"On Broadway" directed by Oren Jacoby makes World Premiere at Hamptons International Film Festival October 13, 2019:  An all-star cast tells the inside story of Broadway theatre, and how…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Netflix Goes Around Theatre Chains, Rents Broadway Theatre For Scorsese Movie Run by Artsjournal

Stymied by the big theater chains, the streamer has booked Broadway’s Belasco Theatre for its November 1 opening of Martin Scorsese’s epic “The Irishman” for one of several New York …

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Monday, September 30, 2019

Daylight Savings Brings Chaos To The 11 O'Clock Number by Broadway Beat

by Ryan Kristopik. @ryankristopik. NEW YORK, New York —  With Daylight Savings on the horizon and all clocks looking to “fall behind” by an hour this weekend, performers and theatergo…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Off-Broadway Review: “runboyrun” and “In Old Age” at New York Theatre Workshop by David Roberts

As a result of playwright Mfoniso Udofia’s profound interest in the African Diaspora, perhaps no fictional couple in the recent history of Off-Broadway theatre have had their histories mor…

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Torch Song review – pioneering gay drama still packs a punch by Michael Billington

Turbine, LondonMatthew Needham stars with tremulous assurance as the witty, sharp-tongued drag queen of Harvey Fierstein’s 70s drama Theatre seems one of our crazy nation’s few growth in…

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Friday, August 30, 2019

What Is It Like to Own a Broadway Theatre? by Ruthie Fierberg

In Martin Markinson’s new memoir Come On Along and Listen to My Life in Theatre, the owner of the Little Theatre turned Helen Hayes spills details of his 40-year theatre career.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Photo Coverage: WEST SIDE STORY Marquee Goes Live on Broadway

Something great is coming! The classic Leonard Bernstein musical West Side Story is making its return to Broadway this winter directed by Ivo van Hove. We've got a first look at the mar…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Ensemble Studio Theatre Sets Season of New Plays by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Off Broadway theatre will produce works by Catya McMullen and Brittany K. Allen.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

King Kong Celebrates 300 Performances on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

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

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

See Christiani Pitts & the Cast of King Kong Celebrate 300 Performances on Broadway by Broadway.com

King Kong celebrated 300 Broadway performances on July 31. Stars Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris and Erik Lochtefeld bowed with the amazing puppeteering team behind the larger-than-li…

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WATCH: Broadway 101—What Is a Broadway Theatre? by Roberto Araujo

Join guest host Jelani Remy and learn what makes a theatre a Broadway house.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Dallas Summer Musicals – Vice President of Development by Artsjournal

Dallas Summer Musicals, the preeminent nonprofit presenter of Broadway theatre in North Texas, seeks a dynamic Vice President of Development to lead its fund raising program.

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Tickets Are Now on Sale for Ivo van Hove's New Broadway Staging of West Side Story by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of West Side Story from Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove and internationally acclaimed choreographer Anne Teresa De Kee…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Ivo van Hove's West Side Story to Star Isaac Powell, Shereen Pimentel, Amar Ramasar & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of West Side Story from Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove and internationally acclaimed choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker…

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Ready To Rumble: West Side Story Broadway Cast Announced by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

It is no secret that audiences are looking forward to West Side Story in the coming year, whether its Steven Spielberg’s forthcoming big-screen version or the upcoming Broadway revival sch…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

King Kong Will End Its Broadway Reign by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical King Kong has scheduled a closing date of August 18 at the Broadway Theatre. The show began previews on October 5, 2018 and officially opened on November 8. By closing, King…

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Breaking: KING KONG Will Close on Broadway This Summer

The award-winning new musical King Kong will play its final Broadway performance on August 18, 2019 following 324 performances and 29 previews at the Broadway Theatre.

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‘King Kong’ to close on Aug. 18 by Caitlin Huston

“King Kong” will play its final performance on Aug. 18. The musical, produced by Carmen Pavlovic and Roy Furman, will have played 324 performances and 29 previews at the time of closing.…

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King Kong Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The musical, featuring a 20-foot-high, 2,000-pound, puppeteer-operated gorilla as its star, opened at the Broadway Theatre in November last year.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

VIDEO: Get to Know the Voice Behind KING KONG

The company of King Kong is bringing the show's larger-than-life puppet to the stage eight times a week at the Broadway Theatre, including Jon Hoche, who voices the gorilla live each night f…

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Public Theater to Present ‘For Colored Girls’ and ‘Soft Power’ by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Broadway theatre will present the new David Henry Hwang/Jeanine Tesori musical and a world premiere by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah.

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Sunday, June 2, 2019

Jackie Sibblies Drury’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning Fairview Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Theatre for a New Audience presents an encore run of the acclaimed Soho Rep. production at the Polonsky Shakespeare Center.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

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