Monday, September 14, 2020

Spotlight On...Justin McDevitt by Michael Block

Name: Justin McDevitt   Hometown: Boston, MA   Education: New York University Gallatin School of Individualized Study, B.A. 2013   Favorite Credits: The extent of my performance career w…

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Thursday, September 10, 2020

5 Best Shows Eligible for the 2020 Tony Awards by Performerstuff

5 Best Shows Eligible for the 2020 Tony Awards Written by: CK Anderson September 10, 2020 As the old adage says, “The show must go on,” and that includes the Tony Awards. Here are f…

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Column: Looking ahead to fall’s weirdo 2020 Tony Awards, and what they must achieve by Chris Jones

Some early favorites for this year's Tony Awards include "Moulin Rouge" and "Slave Play." But importantly, the virtual ceremony must be about more than competition.

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Friday, August 21, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in A Suspense Novelist's Trail of Deceptions Series Based on Viral The New Yorker Interview by Caitlin Moynihan

Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal has been tapped to star in A Suspense Novelist's Trail of Deceptions, a new series based on the viral 2019 New Yorker article on Dan Mallory, author of suspense…

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

The Most Meaningful Shows of 2019 For Me by Broadwayandme

For those of us who write about culture, the holiday season includes making Top 10 lists. But this year, I’ve decided against trying to anoint the best shows I’ve seen or even tallying u…

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Joyfully Celebrating 13 Years of B&Me by Broadwayandme

© maksum iliasin | Dreamstime.com Time flies. And this year it’s whizzing by so quickly that I almost forgot to take some time out to celebrate the 13th anniversary of Broadway & Me…

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Friday, July 17, 2020

One Of Off-Broadway’s Top Theatres Announces A Season With Artists But Without Plays by Artsjournal1

“In place of what most theatergoers have come to regard as a ‘season,’ the New York Theatre Workshop — the birthplace of Rent [and Slave Play], among other landmarks — is offering …

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Monday, July 6, 2020

The 2020 (Might Have Been) Tony Awards - The Winners! by JK

None of us expected the 2019-2020 season to end up the way it did, of course. But as they say, the show must go on. With that in mind, we wanted to celebrate what we did have instead of wall…

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre Condenses Season, Featuring Choir Boy, Good Night, and Good Luck & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced that its previously scheduled 2020-2021 season is getting a reset in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. It will still include Tarell Alvin McCraney…

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know by Performerstuff

25 Queer Playwrights of Color You Should Know Written by Tiffany Wilkie June 17, 2020 Performer Stuff celebrates queer men and women of color who have brought their stories to the fore…

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

The Inheritance, A Strange Loop & More Win 2020 Drama Desk Awards by Broadway.com

Winners have been announced for the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2019-2020 season. The awards ceremony was held virt…

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The Inheritance, Moulin Rouge! & More Win 2020 Drama Desk Awards by Broadway.com

Winners have been announced for the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off- and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2019-2020 season. The awards ceremony was held virt…

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Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Michael James Scott, Asmeret Ghebremichael, Daniel J. Watts and Ato Blankson-Wood Discuss a Global 'Awakening' to Racism by Caitlin Moynihan

With global protests calling for justice and racial equality occurring on a daily basis, Black Broadway artists are using their voices to promote change. In an effort to keep the conversatio…

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Michael James Scott to Guest Host Roundtable Discussion with Black Theater Artists on #LiveatFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Michael James Scott will join the team of Broadway.com's popular daily live news show #LiveatFive on Tuesday, June 9 at 5PM ET. The Aladdin star will host a roundtable discussion with not…

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Friday, June 5, 2020

TODAY’S THEATRE TALK by Sandi Durell

    “‘Slave Play’ Team Pledges $10K To National Bailout Fund, Challenges Broadway Community” by Deadline’s Greg Evans – “The creative team and producers of Jeremy O. Harris…

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

Today on Broadway: Friday, June 5, 2020 by Ashley Steves

“Slave Play” Donates $10,000 to National Bailout Fund, More Responses From Black Actors About Racism in Theatre, and the Broadway Advocacy Coalition Launches a New Anti-Racism Forum “T…

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‘Slave Play’ Team Pledges $10G To National Bailout Fund, Challenges Broadway Community by Greg Evans

The creative team and producers of Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play have donated $10,000 to the National Bailout Fund in support of Black Lives Matter, and have challenged others in the theate…

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SLAVE PLAY Creative Team and Producers Donate $10,000 to National Bailout Fund

The creative team and producers of Slave Play have released a statement, standing in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. They have also donated $10,000 to the National Bailout Fund, …

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Offstage: Opening Night Offers Performances and More from the 2019-2020 Broadway Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Though the 2020 Tony Awards have been postponed, the month of June is still filled with salutes to the theater. The New York Times has announced Offstage: Opening Night, a live event celeb…

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris and the Bushwick Starr Announce Pet Project Grant by American Theatre Editors

A total of $76,000 from licensing fees and publishing royalties of 'Slave Play' will be randomly awarded to 152 writers.

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Friday, May 8, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris Live Tweets SLAVE PLAY-Inspired Episode of THE GOOD FIGHT

Slave Play Playwright Jeremy O. Harris took to twitter on Thursday evening to live tweet the newest episode of The Good Fight on CBS All Access. The episode was inspired by his Slave Play, a…

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What Did Jeremy O. Harris Think of The Good Fight's Slave Play-Inspired Episode? by Ryan McPhee

The playwright and his buzzy Broadway show sparked a plot point on the CBS All Access series this week.

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Friday, May 1, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal, David Alan Grier, Jonathan Groff Among New York’s Drama League Award Nominees – Complete List by Greg Evans

The Inheritance, Sea Wall/A Life, Slave Play and Girl From The North Country are among the Broadway nominees of this year’s Drama League Awards, along with a significant shows of Off Broad…

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Slave Play Will Have West Coast Premiere at Mark Taper Forum

Jeremy O. Harris's dark comedy will be directed by Robert O'Hara.

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VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY as Part of Center Theatre Group's ART GOES ON Series

Center Theatre Group has released a new episode of Art Goes On, featuring Jeremy O. Harris!

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Center Theatre Group to Present Regional Premiere of ‘Slave Play’ by American Theatre Editors

The play is the first to be announced for the Los Angeles company's 2020-21 season at the Mark Taper Forum.

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SLAVE PLAY Announced as Part of Center Theatre Group's 2020 – 2021 Season at the Mark Taper Forum

Jeremy O. Harris' 'Slave Play' will be a part of Center Theatre Group's 2020 - 2021 season at the Mark Taper Forum. Two-time NAACP and Obie Award winner and the recipient of Center Theatre G…

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Slave Play Will Make Its West Coast Debut at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group by Dan Meyer

Robert O'Hara will again direct the Jeremy O. Harris play.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Soft Power, The Wrong Man & More Earn 2020 Drama Desk Award Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Nominations have been announced for the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2019-2020 season. As previously reported, detai…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

A Look Back at the Rehearsal Rooms for Hadestown, Slave Play, Endlings, and More by Olivia Clement

Off-Broadway's Tony-winning New York Theatre Workshop offers a look into its rehearsal photo archives.

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