Tuesday, April 23, 2019

VIDEO: Todrick Hall Will Lead Regional Premiere of KINKY BOOTS at LA's 3-D Theatricals by Stage Tube

3-D Theatricals will present the West Coast regional premiere of Kinky Boots, starring Broadway, YouTube and RuPaul's Drag Race sensation, Todrick Hall as Lola, a part he first played in the…

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Lee Majors and “The Six Million Dollar Man” by Trav S.D.

Props today for TV star Lee Majors (Harvey Lee Yeary, b. 1939). Orphaned as a baby in Detroit, raised by relatives in Kentucky, college football star Majors suffered injuries that forced him…

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Broadway's a Real Drag by JK

With Santino Fontana opening tonight in Tootsie, once again, Broadway has one of its favorite things - an actor in drag. This season's Torch Song is also a potential nominee this season, i…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Harvey Sabinson, Veteran Publicist and Former Broadway League Executive Director, Passes Away at 94 by Adam Hetrick

A Tony Honoree for Lifetime Achievement, Sabinson worked on the original Broadway productions of Hello, Dolly!, Gypsy, and Guys and Dolls.

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Press Agent And Broadway Executive Harvey Sabinson Dies by BroadwayWorld

Harvey Sabinson, one of Broadway's legendary press agents, and former long-time executive director of The Broadway League, died on April 18, 2019 of natural causes at his residence in Saraso…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Frances Barber Will Star in New Pet Shop Boys Musical Musik by Andrew Gans

The solo show, with a book by Jonathan Harvey, will feature four new songs from the pop duo.

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‘Expect a challenging story busting with passion, humour & poetry’: Catrin Aaron stars in Orpheus Descending by Emma Clarendon

Actress Catrin Aaron chatted to Emma Clarendon about starring in Tamara Harvey’s production of Orpheus Descending at Theatre Clwyd before playing at the Menier Chocolate Factory.

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NEWS: Frances Barber will star in the premiere of Pet Shop Boys & Jonathan Harvey’s new cabaret musical Musik at Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Something special is coming: The Pet Shop Boys and Jonathan Harvey are collaborating once more, this time on the world premiere of cabaret show MUSIK at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Frin…

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NEWS: Pet Shop Boys & Jonathan Harvey reunite for world premiere of new cabaret musical at Edinburgh Fringe by Press Releases

Writer Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe are to present the world premiere of a new cabaret show at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe.

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Pet Shop Boys and Jonathan Harvey create new cabaret musical for Edinburgh Fringe by Georgia Snow

Pet Shop Boys have created a new cabaret musical that will premiere at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe, starring Frances Barber. Written

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Pet Shop Boys announce new musical for Edinburgh Fringe by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Jonathan Harvey and Pet Shop Boys are to premiere Musik, a new cabaret show starring Frances Barber at the Edinburgh Fringe featuring four new Pet Shop Boys songs. This post …

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Conference Call: Amanda McBroom & John Bucchino: "Sweet Dreams and Roses" Concert by Adam Rothenberg

What an honor it is to interview singer/songwriters Amanda McBroom & John Bucchino. Amanda’s most famous hit song is the international classic “The Rose,” which has been recorded o…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Tony Awards' Third Set of Rulings: Harvey Fierstein Eligible for Torch Song Revisions & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on April 11 for the third time this season to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2019 …

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Playwrights Kenneth Lonergan, Harvey Fierstein & Mart Crowley OK’d For Tony Award Eligibility by Greg Evans

Playwrights Kenneth Lonergan, Harvey Fierstein and Mart Crowley – each of whom had older works produced on Broadway this season – will be eligible for Tony Awards, the Tony administratio…

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Bobby Conte Thornton, Ellen Harvey, Samantha Massell, More Set for Free Broadway's Future Concert by Andrew Gans

The evening will celebrate the songs of composer-lyricist Madeline Myers.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

A Sneak Peek at the American Premiere of All Our Children Off-Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Tony winner John Glover, is set to open at the Sheen Center for Thought and Culture April 14.

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'Pinocchio' by House Theatre has moments of greatness and the best puppet in town by Chris Jones

Best puppet of the season? “King Kong” on Broadway. Height: 20 feet. Weight: 2,000 pounds. Style: Animatronic ape. Puppeteers: 14. Microprocessors: 16. Designer: Sonny Tilders. Cost: Goo…

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VIDEO: Uma Thurman, NETWORK's Tony Goldwyn Star in the Trailer for Netflix's CHAMBERS by Stage Tube

A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor's sudden death, …

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No Regrets: Taking 500 L.G.B.T Teenagers to ‘The Prom’ on Broadway by Ben Widdicombe

And “Killing Eve” celebrates Season 2 with intimate cocktails on Central Park West.

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Abracadabra: London show puts magic props under the spotlight by Mark Brown Arts Correspondent

Tommy Cooper’s fez and Paul Daniels’ saw-in-half box part of display at Wellcome Collection Tommy Cooper’s fez, a gorilla mask used by Derren Brown and a wooden box and saw that Paul …

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Ethan Hawke’s Blazing Year: The Actor Talks Broadway’s ‘True West,’ His Ambitious New Showtime Series And The Night Paul Dano Kicked Him – T by Greg Evans

Few match-ups of this Broadway season seemed more right from the get-go than the Roundabout Theatre Company’s True West, director James Macdonald’s staging of Sam Shepard’s 1980 play s…

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Fanny Davenport: An American Bernhardt by Trav S.D.

19th century stage actress Fanny or Fannie Davenport (Fanny Lily Gypsey Davenport, 1850-1898) was born of an April 10. Born in London, she was the daughter of actors Edward Loomis Davenport …

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Guest Blog: Tabitha Mortiboy On THE AMBER TRAP by BroadwayWorld

I started writing The Amber Trap over two years ago while I was living in Brighton in a little flat by the sea. I knew that I wanted to write a story which uncovered some of the labyrinthine…

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OneTwoThreeOneTwo review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘tame deconstruction of flamenco’ by Rachel Elderkin

This is not a flamenco piece. On that point, Albert Quesada and Zoltan Vakulya are very clear. But flamenco is present in

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

16 Fosse/Verdon Secrets From Lin-Manuel Miranda, Michelle Williams, Sam Rockwell, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

The cast, writers, and producers of the FX series spill the on-set tidbits, big breakthroughs, and more from creating the groundbreaking new limited series.

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RSC panel debate: Gender-swapping The Taming of the Shrew in the age of #MeToo by Terri Paddock

When: 25th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Where: The Other Place Studio, 22 Southern Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BH Two days after Shakespeare’s birthday (23 April…

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ALL ABOUT EVE Album to Be Released April 12 by BroadwayWorld

On April 12 Invada Records in conjunction with Lakeshore Records will release All About Eve-Original Soundtrack, composed by double Mercury Music Prize-winner PJ Harvey. The 12-track album c…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Drama Desk Awards by Barry Gordin

Drama Desk winner Michael Urie will host the 64th Annual Drama Desk Awards April 8, 2019: The 64th Annual Drama Desk Award will be presented Sunday, June 2 at The Town Hall in New York C…

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Danielle Brooks to Star in Shakespeare in the Park's Much Ado About Nothing by Andy Lefkowitz

Danielle Brooks will spend this summer in Central Park. The Tony-nominated stage-and-screen star will take on the role of Beatrice in Tony winner Kenny Leon's new staging of Much Ado About N…

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Tony-Winning Best Musical Kinky Boots Ends Broadway Run April 7 by Andrew Gans

The hit musical by Harvey Fierstein and Cyndi Lauper opened in April 2013 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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