Wednesday, March 15, 2023

Street songs by Kerry Reid

In what was seen at the time as quite the upset, Avenue Q took home the Tony Award for best musical in 2004, beating out the Wicked machine and the critically acclaimed Caroline, or Change. …

SOURCE: at 01:18PM
Monday, February 6, 2023

Into the Woods Wins Best Musical Theater Album, Plus More Broadway Grammy Wins by Ruthie Fierberg

The 65th annual Grammy Awards, hosted by comedian Trevor Noah, took place in Los Angeles on Feb. 5. Tony Award winners and former Tony hosts James Corden and Billy Crystal served as presente…

SOURCE: at 09:50AM
Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Tony Winner Anika Noni Rose Ties the Knot with Jason Dirden by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Anika Noni Rose and Broadway alum Jason Dirden are married. Rose shared the news on Instagram on January 17.         View this post on Instagram       …

SOURCE: at 02:46PM
Thursday, December 15, 2022

Kevin S. McAllister Will Direct Regina Taylor's Crowns at Baltimore Center Stage by Logan Culwell-Block

Broadway Caroline, or Change and Come From Away star McAllister is artistic director of ArtsCentric, which is co-producing the revival.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:18AM
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

Actor Quentin Oliver Lee Passes Away at 34 by Margaret Hall

Mr. Lee was an accomplished stage performer, appearing most recently on Broadway in the 2021 revival of Caroline, Or Change.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:32PM
Friday, December 2, 2022

Quentin Oliver Lee, a Former Touring Phantom and Broadway Vet, Dies at 34

Lee appeared on Broadway in Caroline, or Change and Prince of Broadway.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 09:18AM
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Broadway earns strong showing among 2023 Grammy nominees by Caitlin Hornik

The Grammy Awards announced the full list of nominees for the 2023 Grammy Awards on Nov. 15. Six Broadway cast recordings are up for Best Musical Theater Album. “Caroline, Or Change,” …

SOURCE: Broadway News at 05:25PM

Into the Woods, MJ, Six, A Strange Loop & More Earn Grammy Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Nominations for the 65th annual Grammy Awards have been announced. Caroline, Or Change, Into the Woods, MJ, Mr. Saturday Night, Six and A Strange Loop are in the running for Best Musical The…

SOURCE: at 03:32PM
Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend November 11-13 - See Andrea McArdle in concert, Michael Urie in a new play, a Mint Theater production by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Get an Exclusive Look Behind the Scenes at I Put a Spell on You at Sony Hall by Playbill

I Put a Spell On You, the annual Hocus Pocus-themed Halloween extravaganza created by and starring Jay Armstrong Johnson, returned live to New York City’s Sony Hall October 23 and is now a…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:03AM
Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Death of a Salesman by Joseph Pisano

To be clear, the casting isn't colorblind; it's just casting, with director Miranda Cromwell delicately drawing out a different set of lived experiences from Miller's almost untouched words.…

SOURCE: at 06:46PM
Monday, October 17, 2022

Hear from Wendell Pierce, Sharon D Clarke & the Cast of Death of a Salesman on Opening Night by Caitlin Moynihan

The new revival of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman reunites its stars Wendell Pierce as Willy Loman and Sharon D Clarke as Linda Loman. The production, directed by Miranda Cromw…

SOURCE: at 05:25PM
Thursday, October 6, 2022

Get a 1st Listen to Lightning Thief Writer Rob Rokicki's New Monstersongs Track 'Silver Bullet' by Logan Culwell-Block

Rokicki collaborated with director Jenn Thompson and Caroline, or Change star Samantha Williams on the new music video, releasing October 7.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:33AM
Tuesday, October 4, 2022

How a Black British Director Is Reinventing an American Classic - Miranda Cromwell on the impact of centering a Black family in 'Death of a Salesman' by Janice C. Simpson

Miranda Cromwell on the impact of centering a Black family in Death of a Salesman on Broadway --- Miranda Cromwell admits she didn't think much of Death of a Salesman when she first read Art…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

‘Death of a Salesman’ gets first Black Linda Loman, and she’s a dynamo by Peter Marks

The British actress Sharon D Clarke, a Tony nominee last season for “Caroline, or Change,” is opposite Wendell Pierce as Willy in Arthur Miller’s classic drama.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 06:33AM
Tuesday, September 20, 2022

Singer and Broadway Alum Marva Hicks Passes Away at 66 by Margaret Hall

Ms. Hicks, who appeared on the Main Stem in Caroline, Or Change, The Lion King, and Motown, collaborated with Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, and Chaka Khan.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:37AM
Monday, September 19, 2022

Broadway Vet Marva Hicks, of Caroline, or Change and More, Has Died

Hicks appeared on Broadway in The Lion King, Caroline, or Change, and other musicals.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 01:18PM
Saturday, September 3, 2022

A Labor Day Salute to Stage Managers by Jan Simpson

Monday is Labor Day, which means that it’s time for my annual tribute to some of the people whose labor makes the theater we all love work. I’ve been doing this for 15 years now and I ca…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 02:43PM
Friday, August 26, 2022

Your Broadway Fall Preview! 2022 Edition - A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays by Raven Snook

A guide to 17 upcoming musicals and plays --- Broadway marks its one-year anniversary of reopening with an exciting and diverse slate of fall productions. There are starry play revivals (Sam…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, June 17, 2022

BWW Interview: Tamika Lawrence Looks Back on the Impact of BLACK NO MORE and More

Tamika Lawrence has had a year for the record books. In addition to starring alongside Sharon D Clarke in the three-time Tony nominated revival of Caroline, Or Change, she earned her very ow…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:36PM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 17-20 - See Michael Urie in 'Jane Anger,' 'The Chinese Lady,' 'Gong Lum’s Legacy' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 17 to Monday, June 20, for f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Cast Recordings of the 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Paul Art Smith For Broadway Direct

With Broadway’s biggest night, the Tony Awards, complete, the 2021-2022 season has officially come to an end. Take a look back at this year’s winners and nominees through the many cast r…

SOURCE: Broadway Direct at 10:09AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Joaquina Kalukango Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Joaquina Kalukango has won the 2022 Tony Award as Best Leading Actress in a Musical for her performance in Paradise Square. Kalukango triumphed at the 75th Annual Tonys ceremony at Radi…

SOURCE: at 11:33PM

Company Wins Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Company was named winner of the 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical at the 75th annual Tonys ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Musical Hall. It was up against Caroline, Or Cha…

SOURCE: at 10:33PM

Tony Award Winners 2022: Live Updates - Who's taking home prizes by Raven Snook

A constantly updated list of winners --- Time to celebrate Broadway's return season! Produced by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, the 75th annual Tony Awards take place at …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

Tony Award Winners 2022: 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'Company' Dominate - Who took home prizes by Raven Snook

Who took home prizes --- The Lehman Trilogy and Company were the big winners at the 75th annual Tony Awards, which took place at Radio City Music Hall. The Lehman Trilogy won five prizes, in…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, June 10, 2022

AND THE WINNER IS… by Ron Fassler

Jaquel Spivey, John-Michael Lyles and James Jackson, Jr. at the first Broadway preview curtain call for “A Strange Loop” (Photo: Jeenah Moon for The New York Times).I’ve been handicap…

SOURCE: at 12:00PM

Photos: DEATH OF A SALESMAN Celebrates Sharon D. Clarke's Tony Nomination

The producers of the upcoming Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman hosted a reception for Sharon D. Clarke on her 2022 Tony Award nomination for Caroline, Or Change at the Redeye Grill.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:24AM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Drama Desk Award Winners 2022: Spreading the Love Around - 'Clyde's,' 'Company' and 'SIX' win four awards each by Raven Snook

Clyde's, Company and SIX win four awards each --- Talk about spreading the love! No one production dominated the 2022 Drama Desk Awards, which honor shows on Broadway and beyond in NYC. The …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

2022 Tony Nominee Sharon D Clarke Says Caroline, or Change Is the 'Gift That Keeps on Giving' by Andrew Gans

The Olivier winner will return to Broadway in the fall in a revival of Death of a Salesman.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM

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