Friday, May 20, 2022

‘A Strange Loop’, ‘The Lehman Trilogy’ Take Top Drama League Honors by Greg Evans

New York’s Drama League named A Strange Loop as the season’s outstanding musical, with The Lehman Trilogy taking the honor for outstanding play. Among revivals, Take Me Out took the priz…

SOURCE: Deadline at 02:53PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Special honorees announced for NYC’s 2022 Theatre World Awards by Deb Miller

It was announced today by the Theatre World Awards and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation that four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein will receive the 9th Annual John Willis Award for Lifet…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:37PM

Michael Oberholtzer and Harvey Fierstein Will Be Honored at the 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony

It was announced today by The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors and The Dorothy Loudon Foundation, that Michael Oberholtzer (Take Me Out) will receive the 13th Annual Dorothy Loudon A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:33AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

The Lehman Trilogy, Six and Kimberly Akimbo Top 2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Winners for the 71st annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on off and off-off-Broadway in the 2021-2022 season, have been announced. Leading the pack is The Lehma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM

2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced by Lauren Yarger

SIX: Abby Mueller (Jane Seymour), Samantha Pauly (Katherine Howard), Adrianna Hicks (Catherine of Aragon), Andrea Macasaet (Anne Boleyn), Brittney Mack (Anna of Cleves) and Anna Uzele (Cathe…

SOURCE: reflectionsinthelight.blogspot.com at 10:53AM

Outer Critics Circle Award Winners by Sandi Durell

Productions With Multiple Wins: The Lehman Trilogy-6; Kimberly Akimbo-4; Company-3; How I Learned to Drive-3 (special Achievement Awards); SIX-3; Take Me Out-2 The Outer Critics Circle (OC…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:17AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Broadway's Take Me Out Sets Post-Show Talkback With Gay Baseball Star Billy Bean and Sports Journalists Howard Bryant and Kat O'Brien by Logan Culwell-Block

The panel discussion will explore the real-world connections to the Richard Greenberg revival, which follows a baseball star as he navigates coming out of the closet.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:24PM

TAKE ME OUT To Host Post-Show Talk Back With Cast Members, Billy Bean, and Sports Journalists

The Tony-nominated Best Revival, TAKE ME OUT, will host a special post-show talkback on Tuesday, May 17 featuring members of the cast; Billy Bean, one of only two Major League Basebal…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:01PM

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, May 14, 2022

Jesse Williams Talks ‘Take Me Out’ Nude Leak: “Theater Is A Sacred Space” by Matthewgrobar

Jesse Williams has spoken out regarding the leak of a nude scene from his Broadway revival of Take Me Out, saying that he’s “not down” about it. “Our job is to go out there every nig…

SOURCE: Deadline at 07:33PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Wake Up With BWW 5/12: Patti LuPone Responds to Non-Mask-Wearer, TAKE ME OUT Installs Infrared Camera, and More

Today's top stories include new footage from The Music Man and Encores! Into The Woods!  Second Stage and Actors' Equity have responded to the illegal taking and posting of photos during Je…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:11AM

Vote Now! Nominations Announced for the 2022 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards; Six, Patti LuPone & Beanie Feldstein Top Nominees by Broadway.com

After a week of voting, the fan-chosen nominees for the 2022 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards are here. Leading the way is the Six with 15 nominations, including several nominations for …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12AM
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Broadway theatre installs infrared system to detect smartphones after nude Jesse Williams footage leaked by Inga Parkel

Nude scenes from ‘Take Me Out’ were shared across social media

SOURCE: The Independent at 03:18PM

TAKE ME OUT Theater Installs New Camera to Monitor Audience Members After Illegal Nude Photos Were Taken of Jesse Williams

It has been reported that the Hayes Theater, where Take Me Out is currently running, has installed a new infrared camera to more closely monitor audience members after video of a nude scene …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:20PM

Jesse Williams Talks Taking On Toxic Masculinity in Take Me Out - Playbill.com | これだけニュース

Jesse Williams Talks Taking On Toxic Masculinity in Take Me Out - Playbill.com. Playbill - 2022-03-08 17:00 JST. Jesse Williams Talks Taking On ...

SOURCE: Google at 01:06PM

Broadway’s ‘Take Me Out’ Theater To Install Infrared System To Detect Smartphone Scofflaws by Greg Evans

Following the leak on social media of cell phone video and photos of a naked Jesse Williams, star of Broadway’s Take Me Out, the venue will install an infrared camera system facing the aud…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:41PM

Second Stage Pledges to Add Staff After Footage of Take Me Out Leaks Online by Logan Culwell-Block

The bootleg video captured moments from a scene featuring the cast fully naked.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:18AM

Leaked Video of Jesse Williams’s Staged Nude Scene Denounced by Union by Michael Paulson

Despite an attempt to ban smartphones in the theater, a video of the actor’s nude scene in the Broadway production of “Take Me Out” circulated widely online.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 07:54AM

Second Stage and Actors' Equity Speak Out About Illegal Nude Photos Taken of Jesse Williams in TAKE ME OUT

Second Stage and Actors' Equity are speaking out after photos were illegally taken of Jesse Williams' nude scene in the Broadway play Take Me Out.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:36AM

Jesse Williams Will Star in TV Adaptation of Take Me Out - Playbill.com | これだけニュース

Jesse Williams Will Star in TV Adaptation of Take Me Out - Playbill.com. Playbill - 2021-08-09 16:00 JST. Jesse Williams Will Star in TV ...

SOURCE: Google at 05:24AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Watch Take Me Out's Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Jesse Williams Take the Broadway BFF Test by Raven Brunner

The 2022 Tony nominees appeared on the May 9 broadcast of Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

Patrick J. Adams Overcame Stage Fright to Bare It All On Broadway in ‘Take Me Out’ by Harry Haun

The former 'Suits' star put his fear (and his clothes) aside to make his Broadway debut.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 03:32PM

Recording Jesse Williams’ nude scene in Take Me Out is a huge violation by Nicole Vassell

Sharing footage of Jesse Williams’ nude Broadway debut is a serious breach of theatre trust, writes Nicole Vassell

SOURCE: The Independent at 12:06PM

VIDEO: Jesse Williams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Play the 'Broadway BFF Test' on WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE

Jesse Williams and Jesse Tyler Ferguson sat down with Andy Cohen on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live last night to discuss their current Broadway run in Take Me Out. The pair was also joined…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:34AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Naked video of ‘Take Me Out’ star Jesse Williams leaked after Tony nomination by Erin Keller

Nothing is left to the imagination in new pictures and videos of Jesse Williams in "Take Me Out."

SOURCE: The New York Post at 09:03PM

Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, May 6, 2022

Sharon D Clarke, Myles Frost, Jaquel Spivey & More Win 2022 Theatre World Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

Winners of the the 76th Annual Theatre World Awards have been announced. The awards will be given out at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre on June 6 at 7PM. Theater journalist Pete…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:33PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Tonys Administration Committee Announces Final Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on May 5 to confirm the eligibility status of 15 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the third and final time the committee…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Saturday, April 30, 2022

VIDEO: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Talks TAKE ME OUT, BROADWAY RISING, and More on THE TONIGHT SHOW

Award-winning actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to discuss his starring role in Broadway's revival of TAKE ME OUT and more. Ferguson also shares de…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:37PM