Friday, April 23, 2021

Ryan Murphy's Halston, Starring Ewan McGregor, Krysta Rodriguez & More, Sets Netflix Release Date by Caitlin Moynihan

Halston, the Ryan Murphy-produced series that stars Ewan McGregor as the famed fashion designer, will arrive on Netflix on May 14. As previously announced, Broadway's Krysta Rodriguez plays…

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY, Race and Sexuality in American Theatre

Last week, Jeremy O. Harris joined  Tony-nominated cast members of Slave Play, Chalia La Tour and Ato Blankson-Wood, in a talk hosted by the Human Rights Campaign for a celebration o…

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Friday, April 16, 2021

New York Theatre Workshop to Bid Adieu to Artistic Director James C. Nicola by Matthew Wexler

New York Theatre Workshop artistic director James C. Nicola has announced his departure in June 2022. The theater has helped bring to life 'RENT,' 'Hadestown,' 'Slave Play' and countless oth…

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New York Theatre Workshop Artistic Director James C. Nicola Announces Departure; Legacy Includes ‘Rent’, ‘Slave Play’, ‘Hadestown’ by Greg Evans

James C. Nicola, whose tenure as artistic director of Off Broadway’s New York Theatre Workshop included the development of such prominent stage works as Rent, Once,  Hadestown, What the C…

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New York Theatre Workshop Artistic Director James C. Nicola to Step Down in 2022 by Logan Culwell-Block

Nicola's 34-year career with the Off-Broadway company has seen the development of such works as Rent, Once, Hadestown, and Slave Play.

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TINA, SLAVE PLAY, and More Take Home 2021 Artios Awards

The 2021 Artios Awards were announced yesterday, honoring casting directors on stage and screen. Among the winners in the theatrical categories were Tina, Slave Play, and A Soldier's Play.

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Tina, Slave Play, Pride Plays, More Win Casting Society of America's 2021 Artios Awards by Andrew Gans

Yvette Nicole Brown hosted the April 15 virtual ceremony.

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Thursday, April 15, 2021

Tina, Slave Play & A Soldier's Play Casting Directors Among 2021 Artios Award Winners by Caitlin Moynihan

A talented group of Broadway casting directors were recognized for their work at the Casting Society of America's 36th Annual Artios Awards on April 15. This marked the organization's first …

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

New Williamstown Theatre Festival Season to Feature Live Shows Outdoors by Lindsey Sullivan

After last year's Williamstown Theatre Festival season was put on Audible due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 season will welcome back live audiences. Shows will play outdoors with social…

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Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Podcast Exclusive: Claire Warden Talks Her Work on SLAVE PLAY & More on THE THEATRE PODCAST WITH ALAN SEALES

In this episode, they talk about: How to become an intimacy director / choreographer yourself; an intimacy coordinator vs. an intimacy director; how intimacy direction rides on the waves of…

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Student Blog: Level Forward's Producer Julia Dunetz on THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT Stage Adaptation

You may not know her yet, but you have certainly heard of some of the projects she has been involved in. As a Producer at Level Forward, Dunetz has worked in great shows such as Slave Play. …

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Checking In With… 2020 Slave Play Tony Nominee Chalia La Tour by Andrew Gans

"The issues raised in the last year are not new, and there are already generations of BIPOC leaders ready to bring the type of work that has the fullness of humanity included."

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Monday, March 8, 2021

Explore Clint Ramos’s Tony-Nominated Slave Play Set and The Rose Tattoo Costumes by Dan Meyer

How reflections, outsiders, and legacy play a role in the double Tony nominee's scenic and costume design.

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Broadway Profiles: SLAVE PLAY Scribe Jeremy O. Harris Shares What's Next by

SLAVE PLAY scribe Jeremy O. Harris shares his reaction to the buzzy play's record-breaking Tony noms and details his forthcoming projects.

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The Queen’s Gambit to become a stage musical by Adrian Horton

The rights to the novel which inspired Netflix’s most watched limited series were acquired by a New York production company It’s not quite checkmate on The Queen’s Gambit. The wildly p…

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Jeremy O. Harris Reacts to Slave Play's Record-Breaking Tony Noms & Shares What's Next by Lindsey Sullivan

Scribe Jeremy O. Harris' Broadway debut work Slave Play received a record-breaking 12 Tony nominations. With Tony voting currently underway, the playwright shared what it was like for his pr…

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Level Forward acquires theatrical stage rights to ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ by Caitlin Huston

Level Forward, the production company that backed “Slave Play” and “Jagged Little Pill,” has acquired the theatrical stage rights to Walter Tevis’ novel “The Queen’s Gambit,”…

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Friday, March 5, 2021

Andrea Martin, Sullivan Jones, Kate Rockwell & More Join New Amazon Comedy Harlem by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's Andrea Martin, Kate Rockwell and Sullivan Jones are set to recur in the new Amazon series Harlem. The comedy also features Empire's Robert Ri’chard, Blue Bloods' Juani Fe…

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S2/Ep3: Robert O’Hara & Ato Blankson-Wood by Elizabeth Wheless

On this week’s episode of My First Show's mini-season, Eva is joined by the director of SLAVE PLAY, Robert O’Hara, and one of its stars, Ato Blankson-Wood. Both artists are Tony-nominate…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal: March 7, 2021 by

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of BROADWAY PROFILES Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by, this installment will air …

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Catch Up With Slave Play Scribe Jeremy O. Harris & More on Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal by Lindsey Sullivan

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by, this installment will …

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Jake Gyllenhaal Has Always Been a Theater Kid by Gordon Cox

Jake Gyllenhaal is nominated for three Tony Awards, one as an actor in the play “Sea Wall/A Life” and two as a producer (with his company Nine Stories) of “Sea Wall/A Life” and “Sl…

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Wake Up With BWW 3/2: Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean Perform in NY PopsUp, and More!

Today's top stories: Check out video and photos from the latest NY PopsUp featuring Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and more, plus rehearsals begin for Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella, and a ne…

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Monday, March 1, 2021

VIDEO: SLAVE PLAY Script Revisited in Jeremy O. Harris' 'Notes on Style'

A new video has been released from Slave Play, and its playwright, Jeremy O. Harris, called 'Notes on Style.'

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Interview: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer on Being BFFs and Starring in Slave Play

The Tony nominees describe what it was like to appear in two difficult roles, loosely modeled on themselves.

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

SLAVE PLAY Star Joaquina Kalukango Talks ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From January 17, 2021. Richard Ridge chats with 2020 Tony nominee (for Slave Play) Joaquina Kalukango, who stars in Regina King and Kemp Powers' One Night in Miami. Want more Backstage Liv…

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Monday, February 22, 2021

New Cultural Learning Program Will Feature Filmed Excerpts From Broadway Slave Play, Jagged Little Pill by Logan Culwell-Block

Arts Action Sessions will pair filmed scenes with guided discussions and creative exercises to explore the real-world implications of the Tony-nominated works.

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Celia Rose Gooding, Lauren Patten, Joaquina Kalukango & More Launch 'Arts Action Sessions' with Level Forward

Slave Play performers 2020 Tony Award nominee Joaquina Kalukango and Jakeem Dante Powell, and Jagged Little Pill performers including and Tony Award nominees Lauren Patten, Celia R…

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Monday, February 15, 2021

Black History Month: Ato Blankson-Wood Honors Colman Domingo by Caitlin Moynihan

In honor of Black History Month, is once again inviting Broadway artists to celebrate the Black theatermakers who inspire them. Stars are taking this chance to honor their fri…

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Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Black History Month: Jeremy O. Harris on Honors Playwright Adrienne Kennedy by Caitlin Moynihan

In honor of Black History Month, is once again inviting Broadway artists to celebrate the Black theatermakers who inspire them. Stars are taking this chance to honor their fri…

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

It’s Their Time: 4 Breakthrough Theatremakers on Creating a Post-Pandemic Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The producer of Slave Play. A star of Six. The Pulitzer-winning composer of A Strange Loop. A site-specific visionary. Theatre may be on pause, but their careers are decidedly not.

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All that Chat

Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre