Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Revisit the 2011 Revival of Terrence McNally’s Master Class on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Tyne Daly, opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre July 7, 2011.

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Monday, July 6, 2020

Black Theatre United's Inaugural Event Features Audra McDonald & NAACP Legal Defense Fund President Sherrilyn Ifill by Lindsey Sullivan

Black Theatre United, a coalition that intends to elevate causes or overturn policies that target Black people in any community, will have its inaugural event, called Activating Black Artis…

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Black Theatre United's Inaugural Event Features Audra McDonald & the NAACP's Sherrilyn Ifill by Lindsey Sullivan

Black Theatre United, a coalition that intends to elevate causes or overturn policies that target Black people in any community, will have its inaugural event, called Activating Black Artis…

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Monday, June 15, 2020

Cynthia Erivo: The American Theatre Wing Master Class by Matthew Wexler

Tony Award winner Cynthia Erivo launches The American Theatre Wing's Master Class series with insights about her journey to success. The post Cynthia Erivo: The American Theatre Wing Master …

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Odds & Ends: Billy Porter Salutes Class of 2020, David Henry Hwang Offers Master Class & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Billy Porter Salutes the Class of 2020: 'I'm So Proud of You All' The category is: graduation! Though the COVID-19 crisis h…

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John Benjamin Hickey, André De Shields & More Remember Terrence McNally in Virtual Discussion by Lindsey Sullivan

A virtual discussion about the life and legacy of the Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally is scheduled to take place on June 17 at 8PM ET on Ovee. Moderator Lucy Merkjee of the T…

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David Henry Hwang to Host Workshop and Q&A for American Theatre Wing's Master Class Series

As part of the ongoing American Theatre Wing's Master Class Series, David Henry Hwang will host a playwriting workshop and Q&A discussion, moderated by the Wing's President & CEO He…

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Friday, June 12, 2020

Broadway Games: The Plays of August Wilson by JK

The late August Wilson wrote The Pittsburgh Cycle, a 10 play series depicting the African-American experience over the 20th Century. Those ten plays earned Wilson two Pulitzer Prizes, five N…

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Monday, June 1, 2020

THIS WEEK ON THE LIVESTREAM: John Cariani, Robyn Goodman & Anna Louizos, Bart Sher and more!

Last week, we gave our livestream a bit of an upgrade . . . I added a ring light, brought my podcast mic back into the game, and pulled off the biggest surprise we’ve seen on the livestr…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Tonight on the Livestream: Lisa Kron with Special Guests Mat & Savanna Shaw

Big thanks to Lynn Ahrens for joining me last night. I’m still thinking about the moment when Lynn pranked me . . . LIVE, and in front of everyone! If you’re not sure what I’m talk…

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Saturday, May 23, 2020

VIDEO: Rachel Chavkin Gives a Master Class on Directing For NYTW

New York Theatre Workshop hosted a master class, HOW I THINK ABOUT DIRECTING TEXT, with Tony Award-winning director and NYTW Usual Suspect Rachel Chavkin.

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Friday, May 22, 2020

Cynthia Erivo Joins The American Theatre Wing's Master Class Series on May 26

The first live session of the American Theatre Wing's Master Class Series - featuring a conversation with Tony, Grammy and Emmy Award-winning actress Cynthia Erivo, moderated by the Wing's P…

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Teach AP Master Class as Guest Lecturer for College Board Series

As part of College Board's AP Master Class series, Lin-Manuel Miranda will be guest lecturing AP US History this Friday (5/1) at 12:00pm ET.

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Laura Michelle Kelly Will Hold A Live Master Class To Support Emergency Relief Fund

Laura Michelle Kelly is supporting Broadway Bound Kids' emergency COVID relief fund with an online master class.

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Monday, April 20, 2020

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, April 20- with Rob McClure, Celia Keenan-Bolger and More!

Today (April 20) in live streaming: Mrs. Doubtfire visits Stars in the House, Celia Keenan-Bolger teaches a master class and so much more!

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Learn How to Do Your Makeup Moulin Rouge! Style by Ruthie Fierberg

MAC and The Blonds bring their chic expertise to this exclusive video makeup master class.

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Saturday, March 28, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Nehal Joshi Read From Terrence McNally's MASTER CLASS

Earlier this week, BroadwayWorld was saddened to report that Terrence McNally passed away. In honor of the playwright, Arena Stage released a video of Nehal Joshi reading the final monologue…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

'Fresh Air' Remembers Broadway Playwright Terrence McNally by Terry Gross

McNally, who died March 24 due to complications related to COVID-19, won Tony awards for Love! Valour! Compassion!, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Ragtime and Master Class. Originally broadcast J…

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Frankie, Johnny and Terrence: Audra McDonald on McNally's classic romance by As Told To Chris Wiegand

The revered US playwright, who died earlier this week, is remembered as a kind, wickedly funny friend by the actor who starred in three of his plays There is a musicality to all three of the…

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Multiple Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally dies due to coronavirus complications at 81 by Mark Kennedy

The American playwright, known for plays like “Master Class” and musicals such as “Ragtime,” was a lung cancer survivor who lived with chronic inflammatory lung disease.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Honored Playwright Terrence McNally Dies Of Coronavirus At Age 81 by Jeff Lunden

McNally had suffered from lung cancer and pulmonary problems. He won his first Tony Award for Kiss of the Spider Woman. He also won Tonys for Love! Valor! Compassion!, Master Class and Ragti…

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Terrence McNally by Barry Gordin

Theater Community Mourns the Death of Celebrated  Playwright Terrence McNally By: Ellis Nassour March 25, 2020: Beloved playwright Terrence McNally, a four-time Tony Award-winner, w…

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He would have written the greatest play about this.

Yesterday, the COVID-19 crisis got very personal for every one of us in the theater industry, as it claimed the life of one of our greatest playwrights and greatest gentlemen, Terrence McNal…

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Remembering the Musicals of Terrence McNally by Mark Robinson

On March 24, 2020, we were forced to say goodbye to prolific playwright Terrence McNally. He died at age 81 from complications brought about by the coronavirus. The author of such acclai…

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Tug Rice Pays Tribute to the Career and Characters of Late Broadway Great Terrence McNally by Broadway.com

The theater world was stunned by the death of playwright Terrence McNally, who left a remarkable canon of plays and musicals over his six-decade career as a playwright and librettist. Broadw…

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Terrence McNally, Four Time Tony Winning Playwright, Author of “Master Class,” Has Died at Age 81 from Coronavirus by Roger Friedman

This is really tragic: Terrence McNally is dead at age 81. Four time Tony winner, Pulitzer Prize nominee, recipient of a 2019

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(Richard Natale’s and Brent Lang’s article appeared in Variety, 3/24.) Terrence McNally, the playwright behind “Master Class” and “Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune,” has d…

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