Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed in Music Video for Mean Girls' ‘I’d Rather Be Me’ by Cleo Aukland

The new video celebrates inclusion and confidence against bullying while while showcasing Jeff Richmond and Nell Benjamin's score.

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Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play — Review by Jazmine Harper-Davis

“Equal parts hilarious and heartbreaking!” We all know those high school girls who were a part of the “it” crowd. They had the looks, the confidence, the boy, and the seeming…

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Photo Coverage: SCHOOL GIRLS Celebrates Opening Night by Jennifer Broski

MCC Theater's return of the critically acclaimed, sold out, extended, award-winning play School Girls or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn …

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LOGOS: The Prom by JK

The Longacre Theatre is certainly colorful these days.Let me say from the outset that I am really looking forward to seeing The Prom in a few weeks. It is topical. It is new and origina…

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BWW Review: MCC Encores Jocelyn Bioh's Colorism Drama SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY by Michael Dale

As the grand finale of their fourteen year residency at Christopher Street's Lucille Lortel Theatre, before moving to their brand new Hell's Kitchen digs, Manhattan Class Company brings in a…

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Monday, October 22, 2018

School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play: Jubilantly Funny High School Days by Steven Suskin

★★★★ Jocelyn Bioh’s Uproarious Comedy Returns to MCC The post School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play: Jubilantly Funny High School Days appeared first on New York Stage Revi…

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‘School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play’ Is a Pecking-Order Teen Comedy With a Punch by David Cote

MCC Theater brings back Jocelyn Bioh’s 'School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play,' a cutting comedy with an emotional wallop centered around six school girls in Ghana preparing for a …

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Best Broadway Halloween Costumes of 2018 by Lindsey Sullivan

It's October 22, which means fans have just about a week to prep their Halloween costumes. Need some inspiration? Want to put a Broadway spin on your ensemble for the big night? We asked…

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Which Broadway Musical Characters Make the Best Halloween Costumes? by Eric King

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we're challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic to …

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School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play Makes Its Return Off-Broadway by Hannah Vine

MCC Theater remounts Jocelyn Bioh’s acclaimed comedy at the Lucille Lortel.

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Top New York Stage This Week: Daniel Radcliffe, Justin Timberlake, Fringe Festival by Mark Beech

Daniel Radcliffe stars in “The Lifespan of a Fact,” which has just opened. It is one of the highlights of performing arts in New York this week. Justin Timberlake is at Madison Square Ga…

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Broadway and the beast: King Kong takes to the New York stage by Jake Nevins

In an ambitious new production, a 20ft beast is transported to Broadway and the team behind it talks about how they updated the classic storyFor better or worse, while strolling through Manh…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Grosses Analysis: With School Back in Session, Teens Reign Supreme at Broadway Box Office by Ryan McPhee

Dear Evan Hansen and Mean Girls continue to prove themselves chart toppers in the fall season.

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Mean Girls' Ashley Park, Bob the Drag Queen, Dear Evan Hansen's Michael Park Join Netflix's Tales of the City by Logan Culwell-Block

The stage alums join previously announced returning stars from the original series, including Laura Linney and Olympia Dukakis.

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Mean Girls' Ashley Park & Dear Evan Hansen's Michael Park Join Netflix's Tales of the City by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Ashley Park and Emmy winner Michael Park, stars of Broadway's Mean Girls and Dear Evan Hansen, respectively, have both been cast in a sweet new screen project. The tale…

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School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play Returns Off-Broadway October 16 by Olivia Clement

MCC Theater remounts Jocelyn Bioh’s acclaimed comedy at the Lucille Lortel, marking the final production at the downtown theatre.

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Monday, October 15, 2018

ON BROADWAY: Mean Girls is ‘fresh & funny with a strong moral heart’ ★★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

It lives up to the hype. It truly lives up to the hype. Mean Girls follows Cady Heron, who moves from the wilds of Africa to the wilds of suburban America, where instead of facing lions, mal…

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How Mean Girls and a Dirth of Roles Inspired Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls by Felicia Fitzpatrick

The playwright doesn’t want to write “poverty porn”—she wants to make you laugh with her MCC Theater return.

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How Mean Girls and a Dearth of Roles Inspired Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls by Felicia Fitzpatrick

The playwright doesn’t want to write “poverty porn”—she wants to make you laugh with her MCC Theater return.

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Elton John to “American Son” by Mark Beech

As debate continues on the slogan “Make America Great Again” – with plenty of people on both sides of the debate saying the U.S. is already great and could be greater – a raft of new…

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Eagles, “Girl From the North Country” by Mark Beech

From The Eagles and Eric Clapton to the New York International Fringe Festival, there is plenty of choice among performing-arts shows in the Big Apple this week.New Yorkers can also catch pr…

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Friday, October 5, 2018

The Friday 5: Broadway Flea Market Thoughts by JK

Last Sunday, Mike, our mutual friend and I made our annual trek to the big city for The Broadway Flea Market and Grand Auction. We, along with several thousand of other theater-loving fans s…

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

They Made Fetch Happen! See the Mean Girls Cast Celebrate October 3rd by Caitlin Moynihan

Gretchen Wieners must be happy because fetch has officially happened. On October 3rd, the cast and creative team of Broadway's new hit Mean Girls celebrated Mean Girls Day in the gr…

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Photo Coverage: Mean Girls Makes Fetch Happen On October 3rd! by Monroe George

Before last night's special fan performance for lucky lottery winners, New York City Commissioner of Media and Entertainment Julie Menin honored the cast and creative team of Broadway's new …

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Oh My God, Love Your Street Sign! Where’d You Get It? See Broadway's New W. Fetch Street by Hannah Vine

The New York State Assembly also officially declared October 3 “Mean Girls Day” with a proclamation at the August Wilson Theatre.

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Ticketmaster Launches FlexPay Option to Pay for Theatre Tickets Over Time by BroadwayWorld

Don't have the cash on hand to purchase tickets to your favorite Broadway show New options are available through Ticketmaster, which just launched a FlexPay service withKlarna. FlexPay allow…

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VIDEO: The Mathletes Celebrate MEAN GIRLS Day With Some Sick Rhymes by Stage Tube

Yo, yo, yo North Shore, it's time to turn up Your Mathletes are back to lay on some sick October 3rd rhymes for all the hunnies. Beats by Nikhil Saboo and Flow by Cheech Manohar.

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The Broadway.com Show: Meet the Fetch Ensemble of Mean Girls by Broadway.com

Get to know the fetch ensemble of Mean Girls with this exclusive photo shoot.

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BWW Album Review: From Hollywood Boulevard To The Beverly Wilshire, There Is Something About PRETTY WOMAN Cast Recording by Tori Hartshorn

Get ready for movie night on Broadway The latest flick to get the Broadway treatment is the 1990 hit rom-com PRETTY WOMAN. The musical is shaping up to be popular at the box office, seems to…

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The Mean Girls Ensemble Throws a Revenge Party for the Ages by Caitlin Moynihan

Are you ready for a revenge party like no other? Ever since Mean Girls opened on April 8, audiences have been flocking to the August Wilson Theatre to see the Tina Fey movie brought to life …

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