Friday, January 12, 2018

Ann McDonough Replaces Dana Ivey in Joshua Harmon’s Admissions by Olivia Clement

Rehearsals are now underway for the Lincoln Center Theater production of the new play by the Significant Other playwright.

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Ann McDonough Joins Cast of Joshua Harmon's New Play Admissions by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Ann McDonough has joined the company of Admissions, a new play by Joshua Harmon (Significant Other) slated to debut at Lincoln Center Theater's off-Broadway venue, the Mitz…

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

2017 Wrap-Up: Picks the Best Performances of the Year by

Making a list of just five of our favorite performances of 2017 is a tough task with such a wide array of talent on the Great White Way this year. But these unforgettable turns burned bright…

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Joshua Harmon's New Play Skintight, Starring Idina Menzel by

Tickets are on sale for Skintight, a new play by Joshua Harmon (Significant Other), set to make its world premiere at off-Broadway's Laura Pels Theatre in 2018. Daniel Aukin will direct …

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Jessica Hecht, Dana Ivey, and More Tapped for Joshua Harmon’s Admissions by Olivia Clement

The new work by the Significant Other playwright will be seen at Lincoln Center Theater’s Mitzi E. Newhouse in 2018.

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Monday, November 13, 2017

Joy and Terror: A Review of Significant Other at About Face Theatre and Theater Wit by Danielle Levsky

A bittersweet new play from Joshua Harmon ("Bad Jews") about being single and staying strong.

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'Significant Other' a funny comedy about a gay man left, and left again, at the altar by Chris Jones

“Your wedding,” observes the central character in the Broadway comedy “Significant Other,” “is my funeral.” You may know the feeling: Your best friend ties the knot with someone …

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Christopher Fitzgerald, Rebecca Naomi Jones & More Lead I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE Reading by BroadwayWorld

Just last month, industry-only staged reading of the 1962 musical I Can Get It For You Wholesale, based on the best-selling Jerome Weidman novel on Tuesday, June 6th. The musical has a score…

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Lindsay Mendez Is Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel; John Douglas Thompson Also Joins Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

This ought to be a real nice clambake! Talented Broadway veteran Lindsay Mendez has been cast in the role of Carrie Pipperidge and Tony nominee John Douglas Thompson will take on the role of…

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

"My Brother My Brother and Me" at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago by Blouin Artinfo

“My Brother My Brother and Me” will be staged at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago.The McElroy brothers are popular. The brothers, Justin, Travis, and Griffin are known for their advice show …

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Monday, September 11, 2017

BWW Interview: Broadway's Lindsay Mendez on Her Return to Feinstein's/54 Below and How Her Students Have Inspired Her Artistic Journey by Courtney Savoia

Broadway's Lindsay Mendez Wicked, Godspell, Grease, Significant Other is returning to Feinstein's54 Below this September with a brand new solo show that will explore the Golden Age of Broadw…

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Lincoln Center’s 2018 Slate Will Feature New Plays by Joshua Harmon and Martyna Majok by Adam Hetrick

Harmon made his Broadway playwriting debut earlier this year with Significant Other, while Majok’s Cost of Living bowed Off-Broadway to acclaim.

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Joshua Harmon's New Play Admissions & Martyna Majok's Queens Set for Lincoln Center Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Admissions, a new play by Joshua Harmon, will debut at Lincoln Center Theater's Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater in 2018. LCT has also announced Martyna Majok's new work Queens, s…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

About Face & Theater Wit Announce Casting for Midwest Premiere of SIGNIFICANT OTHER Nov 2 – Dec 10 @ Theater Wit by Michael J. Roberts

About Face Theatre and Theater Wit are pleased to announce full casting for the Midwest premiere of the [...]

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Theater Wit announces season casting by Morgan Greene

Theater Wit announced complete casting for its 2017-18 season Wednesday. As previously announced, Alex Weisman, soon to make his Broadway debut in “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” wi…

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

'Significant Other,' 'Bull in a China Shop' in About Face's 2017-18 season by Morgan Greene

About Face Theatre will present three Chicago premieres in its 2017-18 season, including Joshua Harmon's "Significant Other," which played its last performance on Broadway in April.   Co-p…

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Custody by Joel Benjamin

Shannon and Brendan are first seen in her simply decorated apartment in 1994 on her 41st birthday just before Brendan’s departure for Phoenix to join his significant other Ted (who doesn…

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Monday, June 26, 2017

Gavin Creel, Lindsay Mendez & More Set for Broadway Stands Up for Freedom Concert by

Hello, Dolly! Tony winner Gavin Creel, Significant Other Audience Choice Award winner Lindsay Mendez and more stars will take part in the American Civil Liberties Union's an…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Odds & Ends: Significant Other's Lindsay Mendez & Rebecca Naomi Jones to Workshop Musical from Hedwig Team & More by

Lindsay Mendez & Rebecca Naomi Jones Set for Pre-NYC Musical This Ain't No Disco Lindsay Mendez and Rebecca Naomi Jones, who recently appeared on Broadway together in Significant Oth…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Katrina Lenk, Will Pullen, Barbara Barrie and Anthony Chisholm Honored by Actors' Equity Foundation by BroadwayWorld

Today, the Actors' Equity Foundation honored Katrina Lenk for her work in The Band's Visit and Indecent as well as Will Pullen from Sweat with the 2017 Clarence Derwent Award. In addition, t…

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Christopher Fitzgerald, Santino Fontana, Lindsay Mendez & More Will Take Part in I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE Reading by BroadwayWorld

There will be an industry-only staged reading of the 1962 musical I Can Get It For You Wholesale, based on the best-selling Jerome Weidman novel on Tuesday, June 6th. The musical has a score…

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Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Spotlight On...Blake Zolfo by Michael Block

Name: Blake ZolfoHometown: Crown Point, INEducation: Crown Point High School; Boston Conservatory of Music - BFA Musical Theatre (class of '15)Select Credits: Kid Victory (Off-Broadway, Vine…

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Modern Love: Modern Love Podcast: Gideon Glick Reads ‘Just Don’t Call Me Mom’ by The New York Times

The Broadway actor (“Significant Other,” “Spring Awakening”) reads David Beach’s essay about a Mother’s Day gift of Mylar balloons that causes a major freakout.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tony Winner Idina Menzel Heads Off-Broadway in Joshua Harmon's Skintight Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Idina Menzel is set to return to the New York stage in Roundabout Theatre Company's previously announced production of Skintight. Written by Significant Other scribe Jos…

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Breaking: Idina Menzel Will Return to the New York Stage in Joshua Harmon's SKINTIGHT by BroadwayWorld

Roundabout Theatre Company Todd Haimes, Artistic DirectorCEO has just announced that Tony Award winner Idina Menzel as Jodi Isaac in the world-premiere production of SKINTIGHT, by Roundabout…

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Idina Menzel Will Return to the Stage in the World Premiere of Skintight by Olivia Clement

The Tony winner will head Off-Broadway in the newest play by Significant Other playwright Joshua Harmon.

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

Happy Days by Joel Benjamin

At the end of this "Happy Days," it’s difficult not to be heartbroken by Ms. Wiest’s Winnie, particularly when she gets a rare glance at her significant other, Willie, who manages to cra…

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Monday, May 8, 2017

2017 Outer Critics Circle Awards: Come From Away & More Win Top Prizes by Andy Lefkowitz

The new Broadway musical Come From Away and the revival of Hello, Dolly! have each won five 2017 Outer Critics Circle Awards, the organization announced today. The new off-Broadway…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Watch Lindsay Mendez's Luscious Performance of 'Lazy Afternoon' from The Golden Apple by Lindsey Sullivan

As much as we loved Lindsay Mendez's powerful performance in Significant Other, we are so glad we get to take in those pitch-perfect pipes of hers in the forthcoming City Center Encores!…

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Annual Tony Nomination Post - Angry Edition by Linda

Every year I look forward to the Tony nomination announcements and writing this blog post. It got off to a rough start this morning when the live stream didn't work on any of the websites I …

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Sunday, April 30, 2017

Who Will Be Nominated? An Insider Look at the Tony Award Races for Actors in Plays by

Ready for some more Tony handicapping? After yesterday's look at the main show and creative categories, today we dive into the four races for actors in plays. Read on for our picks of th…

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