Monday, December 11, 2017

Alec Baldwin May Bring Acclaimed Donald Trump Impression to Broadway by Paul Wontorek

Will Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump impression be huuuuge on Broadway? On a December 11 interview on The Howard Stern Show, the stage vet said he's mulling the opportunity to turn hi…

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Lindsay Lohan Wants to Star in MEAN GIRLS Movie Sequel by TV News Desk

With fans of MEAN GIRLS eagerly awaiting the Broadway premiere of the musical stage adaptation this Spring, Lindsay Lohan, star of the 2004 original film tells Eonline that she'd like to sta…

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And Scene #37 - Review Roundup! by Andscenepod, Michael Salerno

Welcome to this week’s episode of the And Scene Theater Podcast! This week in Act 1, we discuss Broadway addressing sexual harassment and assault, legal action taken against casting agent…

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Broadway Teachers Workshop Will Go Behind the Scenes of Mean Girls, My Fair Lady, and Once on This Island by Adam Hetrick

Registration is now open for the 18th Broadway Teachers Workshop, which returns to New York City this July.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Fetch Fête! Mean Girls Mastermind Tina Fey Honored at New York Stage & Film Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

With Mean Girls heading to the Great White Way in March 2018, nine-time Emmy winner Tina Fey will officially make her Broadway debut as the show's scribe. It's only natural that the …

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Photo Flash: Tina Fey Honored at New York Stage and Film Gala

Fey's Mean Girls begins performances at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre March 12.

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Ruthie Ann Miles, George Salazar And More Added To ASTEP Benefit Line Up by BroadwayWorld

Artists Striving to End Poverty's Ninth Annual New York City Christmas A Concert to Benefit ASTEP, taking place on Monday, December 11 at 700 PM at Joe's Pub at The Public in New York City. …

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See the Cast of Mean Girls Come Out to Celebrate Tina Fey at the New York Stage and Film Gala by Hannah Vine

New York Stage and Film’s winter gala, honoring Fey and Don Katz, was held on December 5.

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

MEAN GIRLS' Tina Fey and Audible's Don Katz Honored at New York Stage and Film's 2017 Winter Gala Tonight by BroadwayWorld

As previously announced, New York Stage and Film's Winter Gala will honor Tina Fey and Founder amp CEO of Audible, Inc., Don Katz. The Winter Gala, a fundraising event to support New York St…

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Saturday, December 2, 2017

"School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play" Scores High Grades Across the Board by Broadwayandme

The actress Jocelyn Bioh was a total delight in such shows as An Octoroon, Men on Boats and Everybody, bringing an extra zip to every line she spoke. So I figured a play Bioh wrote might be …

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Friday, December 1, 2017

Culturalist Challenge! Which Cast Album Should Have Gotten a Grammy Nom That Didn't? by Lindsey Sullivan

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 t…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Mean Girls or David Mamet? - quiz by Chris Wiegand

As Lindsay Lohan prepares to make her West End debut in Speed-the-Plow, can you guess if these lines come from Mean Girls or David Mamet's plays?“I’m wearing a spinal halo.” Mean Girls…

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Review: Smashing Performances In ‘School Girls’, ‘Actually’ & ‘Jesus Hopped The A Train’ by Jeremy Gerard

Three timely plays given superb productions offer stark contrasts to the Broadway blockbusters you probably can’t get into anyway, as well as some of the best performances on view anyw…

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Derek Klena, Lindsay Mendez & Elizabeth Stanley To Perform In ASTEP Benefit At Joe's Pub by BroadwayWorld

Artists Striving to End Poverty's Ninth Annual New York City Christmas A Concert to Benefit ASTEP, taking place on Monday, December 11 at 700 PM at Joe's Pub at The Public in New York City. …

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Monday, November 27, 2017

SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY Extends Again at MCC Theater by BroadwayWorld

MCC Theater has announced that the World Premiere of School Girls or, the African Mean Girls Play, written by 2017-18 Tow Playwright-in-Residence Jocelyn Bioh, and directed by Tony Award win…

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School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play Receives Second Extension Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Jocelyn Bioh's world premiere play School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play has been extended through December 31 at off-Broadway's Lucille Lortel Theatre. Tony winner Rebecca T…

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Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play Extends Off-Broadway Again by Olivia Clement

The New York Times Critic’s Pick will now play through the end of the year.

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Sunday, November 26, 2017
Saturday, November 25, 2017

BWW Review: Jocelyn Bioh's SCHOOL GIRLS; OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY Addresses Issues of Beauty and Skin Tone by Michael Dale

Though the teenage girls at the center of Jocelyn Bioh's endearing and poignant SCHOOL GIRLS OR, THE AFRICAN MEAN GIRLS PLAY all have wonderful qualities that should be appreciated and nurtu…

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘Mean Girls’ at The National Theatre by Kristin Franco

To many of a certain generation, the film “Mean Girls” was not just a movie, but a cultural phenomenon. The endlessly quotable lines, the iconic performances, and the honest repr…

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DC Theater Friday: ‘Mean Girls’ is an apex predator by Nelson Pressley

A hip ‘Twelfth Night’ takes off at the Shakespeare Theatre Company.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

There’s one big thing missing from the ‘Mean Girls’ musical by Michael Riedel

Tina Fey celebrated the opening of “Mean Girls” in Washington, DC, Sunday night with an upbeat but politics-free party at the Atrium at Old Ebbitt Grill. Fey and her producers, “Saturd…

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The “Mean Girls” Musical Is As Fun As It Sounds

Cady (Erika Henningsen), Gretchen (Ashley Park), Regina (Taylor Louderman), Karen (Kate Rockwell), and Janis (Barrett Wilbert Weed) in Mean Girls. Joan Marcus If you wait long enough,…

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Photo Flash: HAMILTON Cast Stops by Jocelyn Bioh's 'SCHOOL GIRLS' Off-Broadway by BroadwayWorld

The cast of Jocelyn Bioh's new play School Girls or, the African Mean Girls Play got a treat when cast members from Hamilton spent their night off at the Lucille Lortel Theatre, catching the…

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Today on Broadway: Tuesday, November 21, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Weigh in on “Mean Girls” and “The Minutes” Out-of-Town Tryouts, “Sweeney Todd” Extends, and Lin-Manuel Miranda Goes Podcasting! “Tod…

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Monday, November 20, 2017

Review: Broadway-Bound ‘Mean Girls’ at the National Theatre by Nicole Hertvik

It’s fun, it’s pink, it’s very Tina Fey. The pre-Broadway world premiere of Mean Girls officially opened at the National Theatre last night. Judging from the excitement in the theater,…

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Review: Broadway-Bound ‘Mean Girls’ at the National Theatre by Nicole Hertvik

It’s fun, it’s pink, it’s very Tina Fey. The pre-Broadway world premiere of Mean Girls officially opened at the National Theatre last night. Judging from the excitement in the theater …

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How School Girls; or, The African Mean Girls Play Actor Mirirai Sithole Is Empowering Artists to Defy Expectations by Adam Hetrick

Her new initiative AYE DEFY asks what it means to be an Artist-as-Citizen.

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Tina Fey’s Mean Girls world premiere (review) by Jeffrey Walker

Welcome to the jungle! No not the Serengeti plains where both wildebeest and ostrich have reason to fear the predatory lion. This is Chicago’s fictional North Shore High School where the c…

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So Fetch! Take a First Look at Broadway-Bound Musical Mean Girls by Broadway.com

The world premiere pre-Broadway engagement of Mean Girls is playing the National Theatre in Washington, D.C. through December 3. Here's a first look at the stage adaptation of Tina Fey&#…

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