Thursday, June 22, 2017

TCG Publishes Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer-Winning Play SWEAT by BroadwayWorld

Theatre Communications Group TCG has announced the publication of Sweat by Lynn Nottage.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Final Bow: Final Bow: Sweat's Will Pullen Closes the Door on His Broadway Debut

Pullen reflects on a time of fake tattoos, fake beer, and real #TeamSweat love.

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Broadway Grosses: You Deserve It! Swinging Tonys Perf Leads Bandstand to Best Week Yet by

Broadway's biggest night—the Tony Awards—showcased a slew of new musicals that debuted in the 2016-2017 season. One of those fresh works was the lively Bandstand, which in ad…

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Theater Talk: Lynn Nottage & Kate Whoriskey Talk SWEAT with Tony-Nominated Cast by Theater Talk

This week Theater Talk focuses onon 'Sweat,' Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-winningTONY-nominated play about the lives of factory workers in Reading, Pennsylvania as their lives are devastate…

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Tony Fallout. Bard Targeted. The Boss on Broadway? Week in NY and San Francisco Theater by New York Theater

Tony Epilogue Within days of the Tony Awards (List of winners. Best moments) and the triumph of Dear Evan Hansen, three plays announced they were closing in June. Two of them – Indecent an…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pulitzer Prize Winner Tweets: Bad Reviews from the NY Times Doom Female-Written Plays by John Bonazzo

Vogel tweeted that lukewarm reviews from Ben Brantley doomed her play Indecent and Lynn Nottage's Sweat, which are both closing June 25.

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A Video Journey of Two-Time Pulitzer Winner Lynn Nottage's Path to Broadway with Sweat

Check out videos of all of Lynn Nottage's acclaimed plays, including her Broadway premiere, Sweat.

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Acclaimed Tony Winner ‘Indecent’ Will Close June 25 by Jeremy Gerard

Paula Vogel’s drama Indecent, which won two Tony Awards on Sunday, announced this morning that it will close following the matinée on June 25 at the Cort Theatre after 79 performances…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Broadway’s first Tony victims get the ax by Michael Riedel

The fallout from Sunday’s Tony Awards was swift and brutal. Two shows that went home empty-handed, “Sweat” and “Six Degrees of Separation,” posted closing notices on Tuesday. Criti…

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Lynn Nottage’s ‘Sweat’ to Close on Broadway by Joshua Barone

The Pulitzer Prize-winning play, which was nominated for three Tony Awards but won none of them, will close on June 25.

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‘Sweat’: Pulitzer Winner, Shut Out At Tonys, Sets Closing Date by Denise Petski

Sweat, the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Lynn Nottage that was shut out at the Tony Awards, will close out its Broadway run on Sunday, June 25. The production began previews began March 4 a…

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Theater News: Broadway's Sweat Announces Closing Date

The Pulitzer Prize-winning play will end its run at Studio 54.

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'Six Degrees,' 'Sweat' Become Broadway Season's First Post-Tonys Casualties

Having failed to translate any of their respective nominations into wins Sunday night, both productions will fold this month after under-performing at the box office. read more

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning SWEAT To Play Final Broadway Performance, 6/25 by BroadwayWorld

It has just been reported that Sweat, the Pulitzer Prize-winning play byLynn Nottage, directed byKate Whoriskey, will close onSunday, June 25.

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Broadway’s Sweat Announces Closing by Olivia Clement

The Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Lynn Nottage will play its final performance June 25.

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Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play Sweat Announces Broadway Closing Date by Andy Lefkowitz

Sweat, the 2017 winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, will play its final Broadway performance at Studio 54 on June 25. By closing, Lynn Nottage’s drama will have played 24 previews …

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Katrina Lenk & Will Pullen Win Clarence Derwent Awards; Barbara Barrie & Anthony Chisholm Honored with Richard Seff Awards by

Actors' Equity Foundation has announced Katrina Lenk and Will Pullen as winners of the 2017 Clarence Derwent Awards, given to the most promising female and male performers on the New Yor…

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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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SWEAT Cast Set for Q&A at Strand Book Store Next Week by BroadwayWorld

Join the cast of SWEAT in Strand Book Store's Rare Book Room, as Felicia Fitzpatrick sits down with cast members Khris Davis, Hunter Hoffman, and Reza Salazar to discuss the hit show on Mond…

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Waitress' Sara Bareilles Serves Up House Record in Final Week by

Tony-nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles went out on top in her last eight-performance week playing the lead role of Jenna in her Broadway musical Waitress. The Grammy nominee appeare…

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Tony Awards 2017: the winners in full by Georgia Snow

Best play A Doll’s House, Part 2 by Lucas Hnath Indecent by Paula Vogel Oslo by JT Rogers – WINNER Sweat by

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

J.T. Rogers' Oslo Wins the 2017 Tony Award for Best Play by Andy Lefkowitz

J.T. Rogers' Broadway-debut play Oslo has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Play. The win was announced at the Tonys ceremony on June 11 at Radio City Music Hall. The other…

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Cynthia Nixon Takes Home Her Second Tony Award for The Little Foxes by Lindsey Sullivan

Cynthia Nixon has won her second Tony Award! She takes home the prize in the Best Featured Actress in a Play category for her performance in The Little Foxes. Nixon's win was announced a…

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

The Political Is Personal This Tony Season: THE GREAT COMET and SWEAT by Marianka Swain

In this febrile climate, do we want societal critique from our theatre or pure escapism As I experienced when I recently swapped BroadwayWorld UK Editor duties for a New York trip, both thea…

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BWW Exclusive: The Scarce History of Tony-Nominated Female Writers by the Numbers by Daniella Parcell

This year's Tony Award nominations feature a rarity a Best Play category comprised of as many women as men. Surrounding Paul Vogel's INDECENT and Lynn Nottage's SWEAT, however, is a profusio…

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Tony Talk Podcast Episode 11: Final Predictions by Broadwayandme

After enduring 40 days of awards lunches, newspaper ads, TV appearances, magazine interviews and all kinds of social media interactions, the Broadway community (fans included) will finally g…

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Friday, June 9, 2017

'Sweat' by Theater Talk

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We're Back! Catch Presents At the Tonys with Imogen Lloyd Webber on CBS by

It's that time of year! Following last year's Emmy-nominated special, has once again teamed up with CBS to produce a pre-Tony Awards TV event. Presents At t…

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Show Showdown's Tony Picks by Elizabeth Wollman

We're cutting it a little close on the Tony forecast this year, but can you blame us? We've all been super busy reading the news, watching hearings, and calling our representatives all the t…

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Will Tony Day Be Johanna Day's Big Day? by Richard Ridge

After making her Broadway debut in 2000's Proof, Johanna Day earned her first Tony nomination for her performance as Claire. Now sixteen years later, she's back in her second Tony-nominated …

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The Broadwaysted Podcast Doesn't SWEAT the Small Stuff with Tony-Nominee Johanna Day by Broadwaysted

We're so excited to kick off our Tony week by getting Broadwaysted with Johanna Day, the Tony-nominated star of SWEAT We're all pouring out...water pace yourselves for Tony week, kids while …

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