Friday, July 31, 2020

The Inheritance, Pose & More Win GLAAD Media Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

The media advocacy organization GLAAD has announced the winners of the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The virtual ceremony, which featured appearances from Ben Platt, Kandi Burruss, Kaitlyn…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

THE INHERITANCE Wins Outstanding Broadway Production at 2020 GLAAD Media Awards

Matthew Lopez's The Inheritance has won the Outstanding Broadway Production award at the 31st annual GLAAD Media Awards. GLAAD announced the news via twitter.

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The Inheritance Wins Outstanding Broadway Production at 2020 GLAAD Media Awards by Dan Meyer

Playwright Matthew Lopez accepted the award virtually on July 30.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita Welcome Their First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita are parents. Beckett Mercer Ferguson-Mikita was born on July 7, according to People. "The new parents are overjoyed and excited for this new journey …

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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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Friday, June 19, 2020

Wake Up With BWW 6/19: DRAMA LEAGUE AWARDS Announced, and More!

Today's top stories: the winners of the Drama League Awards have been announced, including Danny Burstein, Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance, Little Shop of Horrors, A Soldier's Play, and more!

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

Danny Burstein Wins Drama League Award; Moulin Rouge!, The Inheritance & More Triumph by Lindsey Sullivan

Six-time Tony nominee and Moulin Rouge! standout Danny Burstein was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award on June 18. Burstein's triumph was announced along…

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Drama League announces 2020 winners by Caitlin Huston

Danny Burstein was awarded the Drama League’s Distinguished Performance Award for his role in “Moulin Rouge!” Burstein was among the winners announced Thursday for the Drama League awa…

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Drama League Award Winners: Danny Burstein and Moulin Rouge, The Inheritance, A Soldier’s Play by New York Theater

In what may well be the last New York theater award of 2020, the 86th annual Drama League Awards have been announced, chosen by the organization’s nationwide membership, from the usual lon…

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‘Moulin Rouge!’, ‘The Inheritance’, Danny Burstein Among Top Drama League Award Winners by Greg Evans

Broadway’s Moulin Rouge! The Musical and The Inheritance were named outstanding musical and play of the 2019-20 theater season by New York’s Drama League, the organization announced toda…

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Danny Burstein, MOULIN ROUGE!, THE INHERITANCE and More Win 2020 Drama League Awards

The Drama League has revealed the recipients of the 2020 Drama League Awards, chosen by the organization's nationwide membership of artists, industry professionals, and audience members.

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

‘A Strange Loop,’ ‘The Inheritance,’ ‘Moulin Rouge!’ Top Drama Desk Awards by American Theatre Editors

The 65th annual ceremony celebrating the 2019-20 theatre season was presented online.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

TINA among winners announced for 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards

Winners for this year's Drama Desk Awards 2020 have been announced with a number of original UK shows winning big during the virtually-held ceremony. Matthew Lopez's epic two-parter, The …

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

‘A Strange Loop,’ ‘The Inheritance’ win Drama Desk Awards by Caitlin Huston

Pulitzer Prize-winner “A Strange Loop” won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, with “The Inheritance” taking home the prize for Outstanding Play in the digital ceremony Sat…

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‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘The Inheritance’ Lead Drama Desk Award Winners by Matthew Wexler

"A Strange Loop" and "The Inheritance" took top honors at the 65th annual Drama Desk Awards. The post ‘A Strange Loop’ and ‘The Inheritance’ Lead Drama Desk Award Winners appeared f…

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Saturday, June 13, 2020

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

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

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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2020 Drama Desk Award Winners: A Strange Loop, The Inheritance, A Soldier’s Play, Little Shop of Horrors by New York Theater

    “A Strange Loop” and “The Inheritance” were the  big winners in the 65th annual Drama Desk Awards, which honors achievement in the truncated 2019-2020 season  by professional…

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A Strange Loop, The Inheritance, Moulin Rouge! Win Big at 2020 Drama Desk Awards by Dan Meyer

The Pulitzer Prize winner from Michael R. Jackson took home five trophies, including Best Musical.

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Friday, May 29, 2020

2020 Drama Desk Award Predictions by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 29, 2020: Normally at this time of year, I would be making Tony and Drama Desk Award predictions. But the Tonys have been indefinitely postponed due to the Coronav…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Larry Kramer: a titan of gay rights and literature whose prophecies live on by Matthew Lopez

The award-winning writer of The Inheritance pays tribute to the life and works of the acclaimed author and activist who died at the age of 84 Larry Kramer, groundbreaking author and Aids ac…

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Watch The Sentinels, a new 9/11 play by Matthew Lopez by New York Theater

  Katrina Lenk, Jane Alexander and Denée Benton portray 9/11 widows in this half hour play by Matthew Lopez, a radical departure in running time from his Broadway debut play The Inheritanc…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Katrina Lenk, Jane Alexander & More Set for Reading of Matthew Lopez's The Sentinels by Lindsey Sullivan

MCC Theater will present the one-act play The Sentinels, written by The Inheritance scribe Matthew Lopez, as part of their new Live Labs: One Acts on May 20 at 5:30PM ET. The reading will be…

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Friday, May 15, 2020

Some Like It Hot Musical to Hit Broadway in the Fall of 2021; Cancels Chicago Run by Lindsey Sullivan

The new musical based on the 1959 comedy classic Some Like It Hot will not receive its previously announced world premiere at Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre is the spring. Instead, the p…

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‘Some Like It Hot’ Broadway Musical Sets Fall 2021 World Premiere; Chicago Engagement Canceled by Greg Evans

Some Like It Hot, a planned stage musical based on the great 1959 Billy Wilder comedy, has set its sights on a Fall 2021 Broadway opening, producers announced today. The staging would mark t…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Catch The Inheritance's Jonathan Burke, Harry Potter's Nathan Salstone, and More on Pete(HER)Pan Broadcast by Olivia Clement

The production, which features actors performing from their self-isolation locations, is from Musicals From Home.

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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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Friday, April 10, 2020

Matthew Lopez to Join THEMFEST Today for a Q&A

Matthew Lopez (The Inheritance) will join Themfest today, Friday, April 10 (National Youth HIV/Aids Awareness Day) at 4pm ET for a Q&A on them.'s Instagram Live!

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Pulitzer Prizes postponed, but not for long, so what will win for drama: ‘The Inheritance,’ ‘A Strange Loop’ …? by Sam Eckmann

The Pulitzer Prizes join a slew of other awards bodies that have now postponed their kudos thanks to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Thankfully, this highly esteemed group isn’t going to…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Tony Winner John Benjamin Hickey Shares His Coronavirus Experience & The Future of Plaza Suite by Lindsey Sullivan

In addition to binge-watching Babylon Berlin ("I'm obsessed. I am actually starting to irritate my friends."), John Benjamin Hickey has been spending his time at home recovering. The Tony wi…

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The Inheritance star and Plaza Suite director John Benjamin Hickey checks in with Paul Wontorek from home.

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