Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Inside the Broadway Community Project: What Does a Prop Master and Set Decorator Do? by Ryan McPhee

Faye Armon-Troncoso brings detail to the worlds of such Broadway shows as In the Heights, Fun Home, War Horse, and Of Mice and Men.

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

Beth Leavel, Lillias White & Judy Kuhn Join Virtual Concert Series by Lindsey Sullivan

As previously reported, Seth Rudetsky’s Broadway concert series, which first began in Provincetown at the Art House in 2011, is now a weekly virtual series entitled the Seth Concert Series…

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Celebrate Alison Bechdel With a Look Back at Fun Home on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The cartoonist, whose autobiographical graphic novel became the Tony Award-winning musical, celebrates her birthday September 10.

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Friday, August 21, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in A Suspense Novelist's Trail of Deceptions Series Based on Viral The New Yorker Interview by Caitlin Moynihan

Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal has been tapped to star in A Suspense Novelist's Trail of Deceptions, a new series based on the viral 2019 New Yorker article on Dan Mallory, author of suspense…

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Sara Bareilles, Brittney Johnson, Daphne Rubin-Vega, L Morgan Lee, and More Join Playbill’s Women in Theatre: A Centennial Celebration by Ruthie Fierberg

The August 26 special marking Women’s Equality Day and honoring 100 years of women in theatre will feature songs from Waitress, Fun Home, and Wicked, as well as Broadway-bound musicals Gun…

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part II by JK

Earlier this week, we continued our Best of the Decade series with the first twelve Up and Comers of Broadway who came to our attention over the past ten seasons. Today, we give you the ot…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part I by JK

Over the past ten seasons, theater fans were blessed with some amazing performances, design marvels and directorial wonders from from lifelong favorites. But the decade also brought us the b…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

How Josh Lamon Inspired Sydney Lucas and Eli Tokash to Start a Broadway Podcast by Caitlin Moynihan

While most kids spend their middle school years playing after-school sports and navigating their hobbies and interests, Sydney Lucas and Eli Tokash were already living out their dreams by ap…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 2 by JK

As we said yesterday, over the past ten seasons, we have been witnesses to some truly amazing performances. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reaso…

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Tell Me More | Episode 49: Beth Malone on Lessons of ‘Fun Home’ Stage Door, Judy Garland by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt speaks with the “Fun Home” Tony nominee Beth Malone. On Tuesday, July 14 at 8 p.m. ET, Beth will join Lena Hall, Adam Pascal, Nathan Lee Graham, Alice Ripley, …

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

5 Questions with Lauren Patten of Jagged Little Pill by Broadway Direct

You may know Lauren Patten from her role as Medium Alison in the Tony-Award winning musical, Fun Home. More recently, she has been in the role of Jo in Jagged Little Pill, the musical inspir…

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Lauren Patten Talks JAGGED LITTLE PILL, FUN HOME, Pride, and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! On July 1, he chatted with Jagged Little Pill star Lauren Patten!

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Top 5 Straight Plays… That Aren’t So Straight by Performerstuff

Top 5 Straight Plays… That Aren’t So Straight Written by Ciara Hannon June 29, 2020 Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Pride month is nearing its end! So, you should grab a good ol’ gay play to re…

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Broadway Top 40 Countdown: # 10 - 1 by JK

Well, this is it! Over the past few weeks we've been counting down our 40 favorite songs from new Broadway musicals from the past decade! In case you missed it: #40-31 HERE, #30-21 HERE, and…

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Broadway Top 40 Countdown: #20 - 11 by JK

As Casey Kasem used to say, "On with the countdown!" This week our list of the 40 best new songs from the past decade of Broadway shows continues with numbers 20-11. In case you missed any o…

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Fun Home Actors From Off-Broadway, Broadway, West End, and National Touring Productions Reunite for Virtual Fundraising Event June 10 by Andrew Gans

The Q&A session with the stars of the Tony-winning musical benefits The Actors Fund.

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

VIDEO: Public Theater Artists Perform 'Ring of Keys' From FUN HOME

Artists from the Public Theater have created a video performing 'Ring of Keys' from Fun Home in honor of pride month!

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Monday, June 8, 2020

Tony-Winning Fun Home Director Sam Gold Wants to Answer Your Questions by Logan Culwell-Block

Submit your question for Gold, and you might get to ask it live on Playbill and The Growing Studio's The Broadway Q&A.

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Saturday, June 6, 2020

Fun Home Actors From Off-Broadway, Broadway, West End, and National Touring Productions Will Reunite for Virtual Fundraising Event by Andrew Gans

The Q&A session with the stars of the Tony-winning musical will benefit The Actors Fund.

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FUN HOME Broadway, Tour, and West End Cast Members Will Take Part in a Q&A For The Actors Fund

Actors from the Public Theater, Broadway, National Tour and West End productions of FUN HOME will reunite for a live, online Q&A to benefit The Actors Fund.

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Best Showtunes Evah by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Cross-posted from Train My Ear.Some years ago Adam Feldman at Time Out New York asked me to contribute some entries for a grand list of "Best Broadway Songs of All Time." I had nothing to d…

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Ms. Broadway May 2020: Jagged Little Pill's Lauren Patten by JK

She literally stops the show nightly with her blistering take on "You Oughta Know" in the hit musical Jagged Little Pill. And being in quarantine hasn't stopped her, either. If you did cat…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Audition Song Suggestions for Fun Home the Musical – by Character by Performerstuff

Audition Song Suggestions for Fun Home the Musical – by Character Written by Leryn Turlington May 19, 2020 “Say something”? Sing Something! Your musical theatre audition for the…

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Living Room Concerts: FUN HOME Star Beth Malone Sings 'Ring Of Keys'

For today's performance we've got Fun Home's Beth Malone performing a number she was planning to sing at Broadway Backwards. Watch the Tony Award nominee swap Allisons in Fun Home as she sin…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

TheaterWorks announces a 2020-21 season that’s prepared to change with the times by Christopher Arnott

TheaterWorks Hartford's 2020-21 season will include two postponed shows from the current season ("Fun Home" and "The Who & the What"), plus "The Sound Inside," "Zoey's Perfect Wedding" a…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Off-Broadway Shows by JK

In the midst of all the craziness, I completely lost track of the end of the 2019-2020 season! Did it even really end? Anyway, for the sake of argument, let's say it ended as scheduled. Norm…

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VIDEO: Sydney Lucas Sings 'Ring of Keys' for EPIC Players Inclusion Company's EPIC SINGS FOR AUTISM

EPIC Players Inclusion Company has released their fourth virtual performance, Ring of Keys from the Broadway production of Fun Home. The video features a duet between Tony Nominated Sydney …

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Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Actors’ Equity President Kate Shindle is acting as an advocate for the theater community by Deb Miller

Known for her acting on stage and screen in such notable productions as Jekyll & Hyde, Cabaret, and Legally Blonde on Broadway, the national tour of Fun Home, and the 2004 movie thriller…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Fire Up Your Laptop: A Curated Guide to Theater Now Online by Elisabeth Vincentelli

Watch as the virtual curtains rise, from “Acquanetta” to the Wooster Group, with stops at Shakespeare and “Fun Home.”

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Checking in With… 4-Time Tony Nominee Judy Kuhn, Star of Les Misérables, Chess, Fun Home, More by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with Broadway favorites during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Tickets Onsale For Victory Gardens' Streaming Production of FUN HOME

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Victory Gardens will stream their production of Fun Home for two weeks in May! Tickets are now onsale, and details have been revealed on how to watch th…

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