Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Kenneth Lonergan and Lila Neugebauer on Their Creative Kinship with The Waverly Gallery by Lindsey Sullivan

The fall theater scene is kicking into high gear with an exciting crop of plays, revivals and new musicals hitting the stage. The 2018 Fall Preview highlights the stars and show…

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

The buzziest shows on Broadway this season by Michael Riedel

Time to raise the curtain on the shows headed to Broadway this season. Here are some notable titles: Get tickets now Kenneth Lonergan’s plays age well. Last season’s revival of “Lobby …

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

More Life! Angels in America Wins Tony for Best Revival of a Play by Caitlin Moynihan

Angels in America has won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play! It beat out fellow nominees Lobby Hero, Three Tall Women, The Iceman Cometh and Travesties. The producers and the c…

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Teary Nathan Lane Wins Third Tony Award for Angels in America: "This Award Is a Lovely Vote of Confidence That I've Been on the Right Path" by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway legend Nathan Lane has won his third Tony Award! His searing performance as Roy Cohn in Angels in America earned him the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role i…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Harry Potter, Spongebob, Admissions, Desperate Measures Win Top Drama Desk Categories by Lauren Yarger

Photo: Matthew Murray2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS Outstanding Play**Admissions, by Joshua Harmon, Lincoln Center TheaterMary Jane, by Amy Herzog, New York Theatre WorkshopMiles…

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

25 DAYS OF TONYS: Watch the Hilarious Chemistry Between Lobby Hero’s Michael Cera and Brian Tyree Henry by Ruthie Fierberg

When these two Tony nominees are together, they can’t help but goof around.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Broadway Box Office Steady With Prior Week, Remains 14% Ahead Of 2016-17 by Dade Hayes

With Broadway in the final days of its statistically extended 2017-2018 year (53 weeks instead of 52, long story), grosses held steady for the week ending May 20, according to figures from t…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mean Girls Leads Audience Choice Award Winners; Ethan Slater, Hailey Kilgore Also Take Top Prizes by

Each year since 2000, has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Audience Choice Awards. The 2018 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

World Premieres by Dear Evan Hansen & Next to Normal Creators Set for Second Stage; Initial Casting Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of world premiere productions and the revival of a Pulitzer finalist have been announced as part of the 40th anniversary season at Second Stage Theater. Current Hello, Dolly! pla…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

The Full List of Nominations for Tony awards 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

The celebrated Theater ceremony in New York, Tony Awards 2018 has shortlisted “Angels in America” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” in the running prizes. The nominations for t…

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Friday, May 4, 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Annual Tony Nomination Post - 2018 Version by Linda

Oops. Looks like I haven't posted in this blog since the last Tony nominations. It's been difficult keeping this up since I write for other places, but I'm a sucker for tradition, so I'm goi…

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Tony Awards Nominations Live Stream – Watch by Dade Hayes

So exactly how many Tony nominations will Harry Potter and the Cursed Child receive? How deep will the nominations go into the large featured casts of Angels in America or The Band’s V…

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Review: The Mobile Unit’s ‘Henry V’ Entertains and Inspires a New Generation by Megan Wrappe

By Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, April 30, 2018 The Public Theater’s production of Henry V, as directed by Robert O’Hara, truly opened my eyes to the amazing world that Shakes…

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The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Broadway Debuts That Deserve 2018 Tony Awards Recognition by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway biggest night day is upon us! As previously reported, Waitress star Katharine McPhee will reunite with her fellow Smash vet, Tony winner Leslie Odom Jr., to reveal the 201…

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Thursday, April 26, 2018

Carousel, Spongebob Lead Drama Desk Award Nominations by Lauren Yarger

Jessie-Mueller and Joshua-Henry. Photo: Julieta Cervantes2018 Drama Desk Award Nominations Outstanding PlayAdmissions, by Joshua Harmon, Lincoln Center TheaterMary Jane, by Amy Herzog, …

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2017 - 2018: The Broadway Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of The Iceman Cometh, the eligibility of the 2017 - 2018 Broadway season comes to a close.  By most accounts, this has been a lackluster season.  There have be…

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Monday, April 23, 2018


Chris Evans stopped by Good Morning America to discuss upcoming Marvel film Avengers Infinity War, performing in Lobby Hero on Broadway, and more Check out the clip below

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

MTC Announces Initial Casting for Choir Boy by Mark A. Robinson

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced initial casting for the upcoming Broadway production of Choir Boy. Written by Academy Award-winner Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight) and directed by Trip…

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Jeremy Pope, Chuck Cooper, Austin Pendleton to Lead MTC's CHOIR BOY by BroadwayWorld

Initial casting has just been announced for the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Aw…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses: My Fair Lady Plays to Sold-Out Crowds in Loverly Broadway Return by

The beloved Lerner & Loewe musical My Fair Lady is back on Broadway in a sumptuous Lincoln Center Theater production starring stage-and-screen star Lauren Ambrose. The highly antici…

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Lobby Hero by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Ethical integrity versus moral turpitude is the theme of Kenneth Lonergan’s "Lobby Hero" now having its Broadway debut at The Second Stage’s newly renovated home, The Helen Hayes Theater…

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

A Totally Winning Revival of "Lobby Hero" by Broadwayandme

Few things make me happier than seeing my husband K enjoy a good laugh while he's watching a show. And so that alone would be reason enough for me to cheer the revival (and Broadway debut) o…

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Third 2018 Tonys Eligibility Rulings: Frozen Stars Will Compete in Leading Category; 1984 Is Now Eligible & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met today for the third time to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2018 Tony Award…

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Review: ‘Mean Girls’ Makes Fetch Happen by Jil Picariello

By Jil Picariello, Theater Editor, April 12, 2018 If you don’t know what “fetch” means, perhaps this isn’t the show for you. But for those of us who think the 2004 film, writ…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

‘The Waverly Gallery’ coming to Broadway next season starring Elaine May by Caitlin Huston

Scott Rudin is bringing Kenneth Lonergan’s play “The Waverly Gallery” to Broadway next season. The revival will star Elaine May, Lucas Hedges and Michael Cera, in his third…

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Elaine May, Michael Cera & Lucas Hedges to Lead Kenneth Longeran's The Waverly Gallery on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Waverly Gallery, a Pulitzer-nominated play by Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan (Lobby Hero), will appear on Broadway for the first time this fall. Oscar nominee Elaine May will co-star…

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

“Lobby Hero” at the Helen Hayes Theatre by Richard Seff

I’ve often found it difficult to feel much empathy for characters who have little or no redeeming features. The exception that might well prove that rule is the current revival of Kenn…

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Pack the Golden Theatre to See Praised Three Tall Women by

Edward Albee's Pulitzer-winning play Three Tall Women has been stirring Broadway audiences since making its long overdue main-stem premiere last month. Headlined by stage greats Glenda J…

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Broadway Theater Review: Lobby Hero by Lauren Yarger

Lobby HeroBy Kenneth LonerganDirected by Trip CullmanSecond StageBy Lauren YargerTensions of race and sexual harassment surface in Lobby Hero, Second Stage's inaugural production at its Broa…

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