Thursday, June 20, 2024

'The Outsiders' wins Tony Award for Best Musical - The Oklahoma 100

(Image courtesy of 5. “The Outsiders,” based on the bestselling novel by S.E. Hinton, won Best Musical at the 77th Annual Tony Awards ...

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Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Sis Thee Doll Takes Over Playbill's Instagram June 19 by Logan Culwell-Block

See the Oklahoma! star visit Broadway Celebrates Juneteenth and Cats: "The Jellicle Ball" in celebration of Juneteenth and Pride.

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Monday, June 17, 2024


The Outsiders  may have had the inside track at the Tony Awards after all. In awarding Best Musical to the $22 million adaptation of the S.E. Hinton novel and Francis Ford Coppola movie abo…

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The Outsiders Wins Best Musical at the Tony Awards by Darryn King

The Outsiders won the Tony Award for Best Musical at the 77th Annual Tony Awards. The production won a total of four awards throughout the evening, with Danya Taymor winning for Best Direct…

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Sunday, June 16, 2024

Angelina Jolie and Debra Martin Chase Win Best Musical Tony for ‘The Outsiders’ by Christy Pina

Angelina Jolie and Debra Martin Chase took home the Tony Award for best musical for The Outsiders. The show takes place in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 2967, when Ponyboy Curtis, his best friend, Joh…

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Telling 'A Tale of Two Cities' with Aaron Lazar by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Aaron Lazar was last seen on Broadway in the role of Enjolras in the recent revival of Les Misérables. His other Broadway credits include Light in the Piazza, …

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Monday, June 10, 2024
Saturday, June 8, 2024

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY Celebrates Opening Night by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Gerard Alessandrini's Forbidden Broadway, one of NYC's best-loved and highly anticipated productions, is back this season after a five-year absence. Spoofs incl…

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Thursday, June 6, 2024


Physical media collectors can now get their hands on My Favorite Things, the 80th-anniversary concert celebrating the partnership of renowned composer and lyricist Richard Rodgers and Oscar …

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Monday, June 3, 2024

My Favorite Things: The Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th Anniversary Concert (Full Album Audio) by Rodgers & Hammerstein

My Favorite Things: The Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th Anniversary Concert features a star-studded cast including Joanna Ampil, Michael Ball, Maria Friedman, Daniel Dae Kim, Audra McDonald, Juli…

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Friday, May 31, 2024

Video: Inside The Sitzprobe for the West End Revival of KISS ME, KATE

Go inside the sitzprobe for the upcoming West End revival of Cole Poter's KISS ME, KATE starring Olivier nominee Charlie Stemp (Crazy For Yoanu, Mary Poppins) and rising star Georgina Onuora…

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The best theatre to stream this month: David Suchet’s Poirot secrets, Oklahoma! and more by Chris Wiegand

This month’s roundup includes the versatile actor’s 75th birthday show, Succession’s Harriet Walter playing Lorca’s matriarch and supreme showman Hugh Jackman in the classic musical …

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"Climb Ev'ry Mountain" ft. Audra McDonald | Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th Anniversary Concert by Rodgers & Hammerstein

"Climb Ev'ry Mountain" Music by Richard Rodgers Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Performed by Audra McDonald My Favorite Things: The Rodgers & Hammerstein 80th Anniversary Concert features a …

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London Rodgers and Hammerstein Anniversary Concert Airs on PBS, Releases Cast Album May 31 by Logan Culwell-Block

Audra McDonald, Julian Ovenden, Marisha Wallace, and Patrick Wilson are among the 2023 concert's starry line-up celebrating the Oklahoma! and South Pacific creators.

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Wednesday, May 29, 2024

The Outsiders Is Going on the Road in 2025 by Margaret Hall

The musical will launch its North American tour from Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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The Outsiders Is Set to Rumble Across North America in Fall 2025 by Darryn King

The Outsiders, the Tony-nominated musical based on the novel by S.E. Hinton and the 1983 film, will embark on a national tour. The tour will kick off in Tulsa—where the story is set—at t…

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THE OUTSIDERS Will Launch National Tour in 2025

Tony-nominated Best Musical The Outsiders, the new musical based on the seminal novel by S.E. Hinton and Francis Ford Coppola’s landmark motion picture, will officially open a North Am…

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Friday, May 24, 2024

The Ousiders | 2024 Tony Award Nominee by The Tony Awards

In Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1967, the hardened hearts and aching souls of Ponyboy Curtis, Johnny Cade and their chosen family of "outsiders" are in a fight for survival and a quest for purpose in a …

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Emily Comisar Named Exec Artistic Director of Oklahoma City Rep by American Theatre Editors

The company's current managing director will merge that role with that of artistic director, which Kelly Kerwin will leave in June.

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Thursday, May 23, 2024

Video: Watch Patrick Wilson Sing 'Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' from Rodgers & Hammerstein Concert

In December of 2023, Broadway luminaries gathered together to celebrate the historic partnership and songs of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, 80 years after the premiere of their f…

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Watch Patrick Wilson Sing Oklahoma! Classic From Upcoming PBS Special by Andrew Gans, Logan Culwell-Block

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s 80th Anniversary premieres on PBS later this month.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Steven Pasquale to Star in Kennedy Center Production of Nine by Darryn King

Steven Pasquale will star in the Kennedy Center’s upcoming production of the Maury Yeston–Arthur Kopit musical Nine. Directed by three-time Tony winner Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton), t…

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Oklahoma! in concert – Full cast announced by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Full casting is announced for Rodgers and Hammerstein's Oklahoma! in concert at Theatre Royal Drury Lane. This post Oklahoma! in concert – Full cast announced first appeare…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Christina Bianco, More Saddle Up for London Oklahoma! Concerts by Logan Culwell-Block

Phil Dunster and Zizi Strallen are leading the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic as it returns to its first London home, Theatre Royal Drury Lane.

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Thursday, May 16, 2024

REVIEW: The Outsiders by JK

Review of the Saturday, May 11, 2024 matinee performance at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in New York City. Starring Brody Grant, Sky Lakota-Lynch, Joshua Boone, Brent Comer, Dan Berry, Emma…

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Thursday, May 9, 2024

Young Adult Fiction Pioneer S.E. Hinton on Fifty Years of The Outsiders by Darryn King

One afternoon in Tulsa, Oklahoma in the 1960s, a 15-year-old student at Will Rogers High School named Susan Hinton—her close friends called her Suzie—witnessed a friend being attacked by…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Oklahoma City Rep Artistic Director Kelly Kerwin to Step Down by American Theatre Editors

After serving for 3 years as the successor of founder Donald Jordan, she'll leave the company to be closer to her family in New York.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2024

School Superintendent Removed After Trans Student Denied a Role in OKLAHOMA!

Tyson Bennett is out as his position of Superintendent following a transgender student being denied a role in the school production of Oklahoma!.

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Tuesday, April 23, 2024

Five Reasons Why The Outsiders is as Innovative as it is Golden by Barry Gordin

By: Iris Wiener April 24, 2024: The new musical adaptation of S.E. Hinton’s classic novel The Outsiders and Francis Ford Coppola’s 1983 film of the same name is a quiet, though gut-…

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Monday, April 22, 2024

The Outsiders: A New Musical by Joseph Pisano

The cast of "The Outsiders: A New Musica"l bring their own substantial charisma to the stage, but it's been dramaturgically constrained by Adam Rapp and Justin Levine's book, which sacrifice…

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Friday, April 19, 2024

OKLAHOMA! Star Damon Daunno Releases Debut Single 'Time Machine'

Tony-nominated actor Damon Daunno has just dropped his first single. While Daunno may be a “new artist” when it comes to releasing his own music, he is hardly a novice. With a compellin…

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