Saturday, November 28, 2020

Giving Thanks: Playwright Dominique Morisseau Receives Arthur Miller Foundation Legacy Award by Caitlin Moynihan recently presented the Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, the annual event that shines a spotlight on the importance of arts education in the public school system. Hosted by Broad…

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Monday, November 16, 2020

Almanac: Rebecca West on human understanding by Terry Teachout

“The trouble about man is twofold. He cannot learn truths which are too complicated; he forgets truths which are too simple.” Rebecca West, The Meaning of Treason Continue reading Alman…

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Friday, November 13, 2020

Review: El Perro del Hortelano (The Dog in the Manger) from GALA Hispanic Theatre by Susan Galbraith

February 8, 2020 I sat in GALA’s historic entertainment “palace” to review Nilo Cruz’ Exquisita Agonia. It was the last time (pre-Covid) I enjoyed live theater. Nine months later, Ma…

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Thursday, November 12, 2020
Monday, November 9, 2020

Jacqueline Jossa, Matt Jay-Willis & More Join Brian Conley in the West End's A Christmas Carol by Lindsey Sullivan

London audiences will be having a merry little Christmas with this cast. As previously reported, Alan Menken, Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent's A Christmas Carol is coming back to the stage. Ol…

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

Frozen Co-Stars Jonathan Groff & Kristen Bell to Lead New Movie Musical Molly and the Moon by Caitlin Moynihan

Frozen co-stars Jonathan Groff and Kristen Bell are set to headline Molly and the Moon, according to Deadline. The movie musical is written by How I Met Your Mother creators Carter Bays an…

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Review: Unquiet Slumbers: The Haunting of Emily Bronte, Brighton Fringe by Liam Offord

Review: Unquiet Slumbers: The Haunting of Emily Bronte, Brighton Fringe4.0Overall ScoreReader Rating 0 VotesUnquiet Slumbers: The Haunting of Emily Bronte does not leave too much to the imag…

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Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Take a Look These New Re-Imagined Broadway Marquees With The Ensemblist by Marc J. Franklin

Photographer Rebecca J. Michelson and graphic designer Tiffany Holt continue their series giving theatre classics a contemporary twist.

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

VIDEO: Lily James Talks MAMMA MIA 3 Rumors

Lily James shares how she lost her voice before finding out she scored her role in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, addresses rumors about a third Mamma Mia! film and sets up what her film Rebec…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

TDF's Grown Up Wendy Virtual Events to Feature Kathleen Marshall, Leigh Silverman, Rebecca Taichman and More

TDF is hosting a series of fundraisers which invite donors to experience what thousands of students have experienced while participating in TDF's Wendy Wasserstein Project.* Named the Grown …

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Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Members & More Set for Arthur Miller Foundation Virtual Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Rise up! The annual Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, celebrating the power of public school arts education, are going virtual. Presented by, this year’s third annual gala cel…

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Indecent, What the Constitution Means to Me, Elaine Stritch: At Liberty, More Take Center Stage in TDF's 'Grown Up Wendy Virtual Events' by Ryan McPhee

The November series, inspired by the TDF-run Wendy Wasserstein Project, will feature Rebecca Taichman, Paula Vogel, Thursday Williams, and more.

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Rebecca Luker Releases New Single, 'The Enchanted Train,' on PS Classics by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony nominee is joined by Matthew Scott on the Jerome Kern and P.G. Wodehouse tune.

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Rebecca Luker and Matthew Scott Release Duet of 'The Enchanted Train'

PS CLASSICS has released a new single today, Friday, October 16: a duet of Rebecca Luker and Matthew Scott singing Jerome Kern and PG Wodehouse's delightful 'The Enchanted Train.' The chart …

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2 Broadway Stars Grapple With COVID And ALS: 'We're Adapting To A New Reality' by Terry Gross

Married Broadway stars Danny Burstein and Rebecca Luker both contracted COVID in the spring. Burstein was hospitalized. Luker's case was less severe, but it came soon after she was diagnosed…

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Rebecca Naomi Jones, Lauren Patten, Seth Rudetsky and More to Take Part in Only Make Believe Virtual Gala

Only Make Believe has announced that their 21st Annual Virtual Gala will be held on Monday, October 26th, 2020 at 7pm. The event, presented in part by The Walt Disney Company and produced by…

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Join Rebecca Luker and Danny Burstein for a Livestream Letter-Writing Rally to Support Those Living With ALS

Join Rebecca Luker and Danny Burnstein, in a special livestream letter-writing rally mobilizing the theater community to support those living with ALS at 6 pm Eastern on Monday, October 19.

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Rebecca Luker and Danny Burstein Will Host Live Stream for ALS Support by Dan Meyer

Luker revealed her diagnosis with the degenerative illness in February 2020.

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Rebecca — a lush Netflix remake of Hitchcock’s classic

Lily James and Armie Hammer star in this expensive-looking film from Ben Wheatley

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Stark Sands, John Gallagher Jr. and More From AMERICAN IDIOT Team Up with Swing Left for Final Letter Writing Party

Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer, co-creators of the award winning Broadway hit American Idiot, are partnering with Swing Left to host its final letter-writing party of 2020 for nation…

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"Not Relevant Anymore": Dramaturg Finds Zero Shakespearean References to "Tony Hawk's Pro Skater" by Broadway Beat

by Rebecca Wild. JERSEY CITY, NJ - Berry Lane Community College professor and self-proclaimed “cool, hip dramaturg” Elissa Campbell has m...

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Sunday, October 11, 2020

‘A thoroughly sobering piece of work’: NO MASKS (Online review) by John Chapman

Back in April, part of Theatre Royal Stratford East’s response to the pandemic was to create a new type of project. They put out a call to key workers in the local community to share their…

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Friday, October 9, 2020

VIDEO: Armie Hammer Talks About His Broadway Show 'The Minutes'

James Corden connects with Armie Hammer who recalls the experience of his Broadway show, 'The Minutes,' shutting down due to COVID-19. And James asks Armie about his choice to go with a moha…

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Monday, October 5, 2020

Rebecca Luker Shares Video Seeking Help in Fight for ALS Treatment by Andrew Gans

The Tony-nominated actor speaks openly in a new Instagram video, asking fans and friends to email their congressmen to speed the approval of a new drug to help neurodegenerative diseases.

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Sunday, October 4, 2020

VIDEO: Rebecca Luker Urges People to Email Their Congressmen Regarding ALS Drugs

Rebecca Luker has made a video, posted to Kelli O'Hara's Instagram account, providing an update on her condition. Luker was diagnosed with ALS in November 2019.

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Checking In With… Rebecca Naomi Jones, Star of Oklahoma!, Significant Other, American Idiot, More by Andrew Gans

Jones can be heard on the new album (I Am) Nobody’s Lunch, part of The Michael Friedman Collection from Ghostlight Records.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Kamala Harris fronts art sale for Biden campaign

Plus: $80m Botticelli at Sotheby’s; lawsuits in Marlborough Gallery feud; Rebecca Wei joins Lévy Gorvy

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Finish the Fight and Making the Virtual Visceral by Rebecca Salzhauer

By Rebecca Salzhauer. Rebecca Salzhauer writes about Finish the Fight, a piece of online theatre that reminds viewers how theatre is a communion, a two-sided contract between storyteller and…

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Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Ciara Renee, Ali Ewoldt, Matt Doyle, and More to Perform in Virtual Concert 'Music From Broadway Afar'

Singer Rebecca Winckworth and her team are presenting the next concert a?oeMusic From Broadway Afara?? on September 13th at 8pm UK time or 3pm EDT. The show will feature over 20 stars from B…

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