Tuesday, February 23, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 by JK

 This Week in  Broadway History: February 23 - March 2 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭     February 23: Sunday in the Park with George (2017) & The Pajama Game (2006) February 23, 2006…

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Friday, February 19, 2021

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Broadway Games: Which Happened First? We made it through another week! Here's a new game to get your Broadway brain going! How To Play: Put each list in the order in which they occurred. …

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

To Life! Broadway's Alexandra Silber Ties the Knot with Alec Silver by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's Alexandra Silber has something to celebrate! The Broadway star married fellow artist Alec Silver in a wintry Central Park ceremony. Silber shared the news on Instagram.   …

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 2 - 8  🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 2, 1966: The thriller Wait Until Dark began its 373 performance run at the Barrymore Theatre starring Le…

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Friday, January 29, 2021

We Love Jessica Vosk by Bpn Admin Cs

From Wall Street to Wicked. Broadway star Jessica Vosk has one of the craziest stories out there, showing the world that it's never too late to follow your dream. Wicked, Fiddler on the Roof…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Thornton Wilder's Our Town is America's answer to Shakespeare by Howard Sherman

The Pulitzer-winning drama, set in the small town of Grover’s Corners, has a beating heart that will resonate through the years It is frequently called the quintessential American play, bu…

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

VIDEO: The Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Performs 'God Bless America' in Yiddish in Honor of Inauguration Day

On the eve of the highly-anticipated Presidential Inauguration of President-Elect Joseph R. Biden and Madam Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris, the cast of the critically-acclaimed off-Broad…

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This Week in Broadway History: January 17 - 25 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: January 17 - 25 (Starting next week, weeks will run Tuesday - Monday for this column.) 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 January 17, 2008: David Mamet's politica…

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Wake Up With BWW 1/11: Wayne Brady's Seth Concert Re-Airs Today, and More!

Today's top stories: Wayne Brady's concert with Seth Rudetsky re-airs today at 3pm, watch Randy Rainbow's latest parody of Fiddler on the Roof, and more!

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Friday, January 8, 2021

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Channels His Inner Tevye with Latest Parody- 'Sedition!'

In the words of Randy Rainbow, 'How does a desperate, lame duck President and his boot-licking minions with no hope or evidence try to overturn an election they've clearly lost multiple tim…

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Sunday, December 13, 2020

On This Day in New York Theater: December 13 in the 1940’s by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter (No. 19 in the series) December 13, 2020: December 13, 2020: December 13 may have provided only four openings in the 1940s, but all of them are worth revisiting…

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Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish's Winning Red Bucket Follies Spectacular

Tonight, the fabulous fundraising daily web series Stars in the House is doing a Red Bucket Follies episode at special time 5pm benefitting Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS. Let's look ba…

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Friday, November 6, 2020

Timeless ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ will be performed ‘hundreds of years from now’ by Daniel Neman | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A documentary to be shown at the St. Louis Jewish Film Festival explores the impact "Fiddler on the Roof" had on the world.

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

PBS to Air Making of Fiddler on the Roof Documentary Later This Month

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles was released in cinemas in 2019.

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Stage Stars Jennifer Simard & Jessica Vosk Launch True Crime Podcast Killing It On Broadway with Guest Kristin Chenoweth by Broadway.com

True crime podcasts are all the rage, and now stage faves Jennifer Simard and Jessica Vosk are getting in the game with Killing It On Broadway, a new series featuring stars discussing infamo…

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Sheldon Harnick: Working From Home for 55 Years by Joanne Kaufman

The lyricist of “Fiddler on the Roof” and many other shows has always worked at home, in the Beresford apartment he shares with his wife, Margery.

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

2020 Olivier Awards Videos and List of Winners: Dear Evan Hansen, Fiddler on the Roof by New York Theater

“Dear Evan Hansen,”  “Fiddler on the Roof” and “Death of a Salesman” were among the plays and musical familiar to American audiences whose recent British productions won 2020 Ol…

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2020 Olivier Award Winners: Dear Evan Hansen, Leopoldstadt & Emilia Earn Top Trophies by Broadway.com

A celebrated group of productions and stars were honored for their work on the London stage at the 2020 Olivier Awards, which took place on October 25. Hosted by Jason Manford, the ceremony …

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Cast by JK

We started off this month's Musical of the Month, Hairspray with a look back at the origins and facts behind the original Broadway production. This week, we take a closer look at that cas…

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Stars in the House Welcomes Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof's Joel Grey, Samantha Hahn, Steven Skybell, More October 6 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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VIDEO: Watch a Yiddish FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with a FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in Yiddish Cast Reunion with Joel Grey, Samantha Hahn, Steven Skybell, and Rachel Zatcoff.

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Playbill's Weekly Streaming Guide: What to Watch October 5–9 by Ryan McPhee

The Yiddish cast of Fiddler on the Roof reunites, Juilliard and Carnegie Hall hold virtual galas, and more.

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

2020 Olivier Awards to Take Place on October 25; Next Awards Show Will Be in 2022 by Caitlin Moynihan

Save the date! The rescheduled 2020 Olivier Awards are officially taking place on Sunday, October 25 at 3:00PM ET. Hosted by the previously announced Jason Manford, the ceremony will be broa…

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Broadway Games: Word Search: The 2019-2020 Season by JK

Who doesn't love a word search? How about one that is all about Broadway? It's the best of both worlds this week, readers! True, it covers this crazy past season, but still... Standard rules…

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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

New Book Will Give An Inside Look at FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH

A new book will be released giving an inside look at the Off-Broadway production of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

New Book Will Tell Behind-the-Scenes Creation Story of the Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof

The book is written by cast member Samantha Hahn.

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VIDEO: On This Day, September 22- FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Opens On Broadway

On this day in 1964, the groundbreaking musical Fiddler on the Roof opened at Broadway's Imperial Theatre.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

VIDEO: Samantha Massell, Ben Fankauser and Alex Wyse Celebrate Rosh Hashanah in Song

Veteran Broadway performers Samantha Massell (Fiddler on the Roof, The Flamingo Kid), Ben Fankhauser (Newsies, Beautiful), and Alex Wyse (Waitress, Spring Awakening) perform Avinu Malkeinu t…

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WATCH: Andrea Martin, Harvey Fierstein, John Cariani, More From the 2004 Revival of Fiddler on the Roof Reunite for Special 'Sabbath Prayer' by Logan Culwell-Block

The cast virtually reunited for a performance marking the beginning of Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish new year.

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