Monday, July 19, 2021

20 Jones and Schmidt by Automatic Episode Import

Lyricist and bookwriter Tom Jones and composer Harvey Schmidt discuss their musical theatre collabor

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:01AM
Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Word Up! Live: Opera by The Old Globe

Collaborate in real time with this Mad Libs-inspired opera Word Up! Live this Friday, July 16 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on our outdoor plaza.  Join us for the music, a fun family-friendl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:17PM
Friday, July 2, 2021

Odds & Ends: Jasmine & Ron Cephas Jones to Announce Primetime Emmy Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Primetime Emmy Nominations Coming July 13 After making history as the first father-daughter duo to both bring home Emmy Awa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:03AM
Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Kit Harington to Headline Henry V & More Set for Reopening London's Donmar Warehouse by Lindsey Sullivan

London's Donmar Warehouse has set its reopening season. After completing a major renovation, the theater will reopen in September with Inua Ellams’ audience-led poetry event Search Party.…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:24PM
Monday, June 28, 2021

An Opera Based on the Trial of Harvey Weinstein Could Come to New York

Learn more about the opera, how it will be staged, and where it premieres, here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:36AM
Thursday, June 24, 2021

Playbill's The Progress of Pride by Playbill

The Progress of Pride Spectacular is Playbill’s 2021 Virtual Spectacular that reflects upon and celebrates the history of Pride, while acknowledging the continued fight for Education, Equa…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:03PM

1100 Playwright Interviews by Adam Szymkowicz

1100 Playwright Interviews ASean AbleyRob AckermanE.E. Adams Johnna AdamsLiz Duffy Adams Tony AdamsDavid AdjmiKeith Josef AdkinsNiccolo AeedNastaran AhmadiDerek AhonenKathleen Akerl…

SOURCE: ADAM SZYMKOWICZ at 08:05AM
Sunday, June 20, 2021

A 90th anniversary benefit for the Library of the Performing Arts’ Billy Rose Theatre Division by Deb Miller

Last week, it was announcement that multiple Tony Award-winning actor and playwright Harvey Fierstein, the son of a librarian, donated $2.5 million to The New York Public Library for the Per…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:40PM
Thursday, June 17, 2021

Peppermint, Harvey Fierstein Among Broadway Bares: Twerk from Home Special Guests by Talaura Harms

J. Harrison Ghee, Jay Armstrong Johnson, Robyn Hurder, and Jelany Remy are also set to appear in the virtual fundraiser June 20.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:10AM

Harvey Fierstein, Peppermint, Jelani Remy, and More Announced as Guests For this Weekend's BROADWAY BARES: TWERK FROM HOME

In Broadway Bares: Twerk from Home, Peppermint joins the cast to perform “Strip,” a new song by Frank Boccia, and Armstrong reveals more than his home exercise regime in a sweaty opening…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:36AM
Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New York Public Library for the Performing Arts by Michael Eddy

The gift will establish the Harvey Fierstein Theatre Lab for students and teachers The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts announced today that it will establish the Harvey Fiers…

SOURCE: Stage Directions at 05:47PM

KinkyBoots by Mirvish Productions

Kinky Boots is a musical with music and lyrics by Cyndi Lauper and book by Harvey Fierstein. Based on the 2005 British film Kinky Boots, written by Geoff Deane and Tim Firth and mostly inspi…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:12PM

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

Equity and the League Announce Touring Safety Protocols, Harvey Donates $2.5 Million to NYPL, Atlantic Announces 2021-22 Season “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, pod…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New York Public Library for the Performing Arts by Logan Culwell-Block

The gift will establish the Harvey Fierstein Theatre Lab for high school and college students and teachers.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:25PM

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to New 'Theatre Lab' at the New York Public Library

This new lab will be a dedicated educational space where students and the general public will be able to attend programs about the library's photographs, scripts, recordings, set models, cos…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:26AM

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million to The New York Public Library for New Theatre Lab

The Harvey Fierstein Theatre Lab will be a part of the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:24AM

Harvey Fierstein Donates $2.5 Million for Public Library Theater Lab by Jennifer Schuessler

The gift from the writer and performer will help create an educational hub at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:36AM
Sunday, June 13, 2021

Review: Hushaby Mountain, Hope Mill theatre/Stream.Theatre by Amy Evans

Review: Hushaby Mountain, Hope Mill theatre/Stream.Theatre 4.0Overall Score The initial artwork for Johnathan Harvey’s Hushaby Mountain hints at the Angels in America aesthetic and the con…

SOURCE: A Younger Theatre at 02:12AM
Tuesday, June 8, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 10, 1982: Transferring from off-Broadway, Torch Song Trilogy  opened at The Little Theatre (renamed The Hele…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 09:12AM
Monday, June 7, 2021

Greatspeed: La Cage aux Folles by Goodspeed Musicals

We had the best of times in this episode of Greatspeed! Actors Jamison Stern (Albin) and James Lloyd Reynolds (Georges) join us to take a look back at Goodspeed's glittering 2015 production …

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:18PM
Sunday, June 6, 2021

Look Back at the Career Highlights of LGBTQIA+ Trailblazer Harvey Fierstein by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award winner celebrates his birthday June 6.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Tuesday, June 1, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 1, 1971: Good grief! You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, a smash hit off-Broadway, opened at the Golden Theatre, w…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:12AM
Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Alia Jones-Harvey on her producing journey and opening up Broadway to POC by Erin Kahn

Alia Jones-Harvey never wanted to be a Broadway producer. In fact, she didn’t even know it was on the table. After realizing she wasn’t cut out to be a mechanical engineer, she went to b…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 07:26PM

Embracing Serendipity, These Seniors Clowned Their Way Through The Pandemic

by Rotimi Agbabiaka The perils of the pandemic have challenged many to develop coping mechanisms for dealing with the stress. Some have taken up bread baking and home gardening while othe…

SOURCE: Theatre Bay Area at 02:45PM
Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Merry TubaChristmas - Millennium Stage (December 13, 2012) by The Kennedy Center

This year marks the 39th anniversary of this holiday tradition founded by Harvey Phillips in which tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players from around D.C. play traditional Christmas music. …

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:03PM
Saturday, May 22, 2021

Broadway Barks Across America 2021 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Broadway Barks will once again stream as a star-studded animal adoption event, hosted by co-founder Bernadette Peters. The evening will feature adoptable animals from shelters and presented …

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:18PM

Robbie McCauley, Groundbreaking Playwright and Performer Dies at 79 by The Theatre Times

Robbie McCauley, a ground-breaking playwright and performer has died.  She received an OBIE Award and a Bessie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Performance for her play, Sally’s Rape.…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 12:16AM
Thursday, May 20, 2021

Front Row Productions Fellowship for Emerging Theatremakers Now Accepting Applications by Dan Meyer

Led by Stephen Byrd, Alia Jones-Harvey, and Columbia University, the program welcomes Jordan Roth, Eva Price, and more as mentors.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:09PM
Wednesday, May 19, 2021

More Stars Announced for Broadway Barks Across America Airing on Broadway.com by Caitlin Moynihan

Mark your calendars for this star-studded event! More stage and screen favorites will appear on the previously announced Broadway Barks Across America taking place on May 23 at 7PM ET. Produ…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:36AM
Tuesday, May 18, 2021

The Sprezzaturameron Review: #MeToo Apologies, Reframed by New York Theater

This half-hour piece, billed as “a video docudrama,” manages to work in several of the infamous apologies from the #MeToo era. “The Sprezzaturameron,” available for free on the Barys…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 01:05PM
Monday, May 17, 2021

The Poet's Tree S2, E15 with Javon Johnson by The Old Globe

The Poet’s Tree season finale is this Tuesday, May 18 at 5:30 p.m.! Come join your host Gill Sotu, and your guest, Javon Johnson, poet, author and assistant professor and director of Afric…

SOURCE: YouTube at 05:13PM

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