Saturday, August 19, 2017

A "Hamlet" Without a Semblance of Majesty by Broadwayandme

Hamlet is hands down the world's most famous play. People who have never been inside a theater quote its lines "To be, or not to be" and "To thine own self be true." And parodies and homages…

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Theater News: 10 Young Fun Home Actors Join BroadwayCon 2018 Lineup

Sydney Lucas, Oscar Williams, Zell Steele Morrow, and more will also participate in a panel at the Broadway-themed conference.

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Sydney Lucas and More Join 'A Kids' Eye-View of Fun Home' Panel at BroadwayCon by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayCon's star-studded lineup continues to grow, including ten of the young actors who starred in Fun Home.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

FUN HOME is Now Available for Licensing Through Samuel French by Stephanie Wild

Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori's musical Fun Home is now available for licensing through Samuel French Inc., one of the world's leading publishing and licensing companies of plays and musicals.

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Tony-Winning Fun Home Now Available for Licensing by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2016 Tony winner for Best Musical is now available to license through Samuel French.

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Joel Perez & More to Star in Luis Alfaro’s Oedipus El Rey at the Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Fun Home and Sweet Charity alum Joel Perez is among the cast of Luis Alfaro’s new play Oedipus El Rey. The previously announced work, directed by Chay Yew, will begin performances…

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Ten Months After Fun Home's Broadway Closing, Michael Cerveris Is Just Starting to Shake Bruce Bechdel by

Michael Cerveris is one of the most celebrated theater actors of the past 20 years, known for deeply felt, often dark performances that have earned him a total of six Tony Award nominations …

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Two Broadway Kates Will Be Honored by Sarah Siddons Society of Chicago by Andrew Gans

Hello, Dolly!'s Kate Baldwin and Fun Home's Kate Shindle will receive the Actor of the Year Award.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Odds & Ends: Beth Malone Wins Our Hearts in Unsinkable Molly Brown Footage, Stephanie d'Abruzzo Set for Jerry's Girls & More by

Tony Nominee Beth Malone Wins Our Hearts in Unsinkable Molly Brown Footage Beth Malone's moving performance as cartoonist Alison Bechdel in the Tony-winning musical Fun Home moved a…

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Production news round-up: Fun Home to premiere in UK and Maureen Lipman will direct late husband’s play by Giverny Masso

Production news this week includes the UK premiere of Jeanine Tesori’s Fun Home as part of the Young Vic’s new season, and

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Musicals That Want More by C. Jefferson Thom

Fun Home 5th Avenue Theare, Seattle Through July 30th When it comes to Broadway-caliber theatre productions, cities like Seattle get what New York is willing to give them. Very often t…

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Michael Cerveris Performs at Freddy's Bar Doggy Fashion Show After-Party by BroadwayWorld

Longtime dog loverowner and two-time Tony Award-winning actor Michael Cerveris Fun Home, Assassins will perform with his band at the After-Party for Freddy's Bar 4th Annual Doggy Fashion Sho…

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Tony-Winning Fun Home Will Receive U.K. Premiere in 2018 by Ryan McPhee

The Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron musical is among the new titles announced for the Young Vic's upcoming season.

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Fun Home to have UK premiere as part of Young Vic’s new season by Giverny Masso

Five Tony award-winning musical Fun Home will have its UK premiere as part of the Young Vic’s new season. The London theatre

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NEWS: Tony-winning musical Fun Home gets UK premiere at Young Vic in 2018 by Press Releases

Five-time Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Fun Home, based on the celebrated 2006 graphic novel by Alison Bechdel, will get its much-anticipated UK premiere at the Young Vic in the new ye…

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Broadway's Fun Home gets UK premiere at Young Vic in June 2018

Let the fun begin! FUN HOME is coming to the UK with its five Tony Awards in tow. It'll premiere at the Young Vic next summer, helmed by its original American director Sam Gold but with a ne…

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Theatre News: Fun Home dates confirmed for new Young Vic season

The new season will also include a new play by the founders of Good Chance Theatre

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Michael Cerveris to Perform at Freddy's Bar Doggy Fashion Show After-Party by BroadwayWorld

Longtime dog loverownerand two-time Tony Award-winning actor Michael Cerveris Fun Home, Assassins will perform with his band at the After-Party for Freddy's Bar 4th Annual Doggy Fashion Show…

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Friday, June 30, 2017

Lisa Kron Responds to FUN HOME Costume Controversy with Open Letter by Alexa Criscitiello

Tony Award-winning Fun Home book writer, Lisa Kron, has responded to some recent unrest among fans of the popular musical.

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Fun Home on tour, with controversy by Cogency

Fun Home. Music by Jeanine Tesori, lyrics by Lisa Kron. National tour, Spring and Summer 2017.   Fun Home doesn’t attempt to be a fun experience. The musical is a serious play involvi…

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Monday, June 26, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Patrick Vermillion by Zack Calhoon

Patrick Vermillion is an NYC playwright and comedian. His plays have been seen at Ensemble Studio Theater, the Soho Playhouse, The Secret Theater, and the LSU New Works Reading Series. He is…

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Broadway Pride Anthems by Lindsey Sullivan

Yasssss! We're still shaking the glitter out of our hair after Pride weekend, dreamcasting our fave LGBTQ-centric films as musicals and saaanging through our favorite Broadway pride anth…

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Look Back at the Broadway Cast of Fun Home Marching in NYC Pride by Hannah Vine

Fun Home celebrated LGBTQ Pride by walking alongside members of PFLAG in the 2016 New York City Pride March.

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Boys, Brokeback, Burning & More! Five LGBTQ Stories That Should Make the Leap from Hollywood to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

From La Cage aux Folles to Rent to Fun Home, Broadway has always been a place for game-changing works that celebrate love in all of its forms. Nevertheless, the Great White Way could al…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Playbill Mixtape: LGBTQ Pride Edition by Ruthie Fierberg

Celebrate LGBTQ Pride with iconic songs from Rent, Fun Home, La Cage aux Folles, and more.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

'Fun Home' Honors A Daughter's Coming-Of-Age Story by Christopher Arnott

"Fun Home" is where the heart is. The national tour of "Fun Home" is a large, rich production of a musical known for its small, tender moments. It concerns a young woman coming of age and co…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Victory Gardens sets 'Fun Home' cast by Morgan Greene

Danni Smith will star as Alison in Victory Gardens Theater's production of "Fun Home," the company announced Thursday. The cast also includes Preetish Chakraborty, Leo Gonzalez, Sage Elliott…

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'Fun Home' Broadway Musical Arrives At The Bushnell by Christopher Arnott

"Fun Home" is the consummate "alternative" comic that became a maverick Broadway musical. The national tour of the show comes to The Bushnell June 20 through 25. The original format for "Fun…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Review: ‘Fun Home’ at the Forrest Theatre by Deb Miller

Winner of five Tony Awards in 2015 – including the first-ever Best Musical honors given to a show written entirely by a team of women – Fun Home, with book and lyrics by Lisa Kro…

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