Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Out100: Billy Porter Named Performance of the Year; Mj Rodriguez, Cynthia Nixon, Brendon Urie & More Honored by Andy Lefkowitz

Out Magazine has announced the lineup of influencers listed among its 2018 Out100. A slew of theater-related honorees fill out the slate, including Kinky Boots Tony winner Billy Porter, name…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Broadway Newcomer ‘Boys In The Band’ Was A Revival, Tony Committee Decides by Greg Evans

Joe Mantello’s recent Broadway staging of Mart Crowley’s The Boys in the Band will be eligible for a 2019 Tony Award – no surprise there – but theater trivia buffs …

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Tonys Administration Committee Announces First Set of Rulings in 2018-2019 Season: Boys in the Band Is Deemed a Revival & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on October 18 for the first time this season to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing&#…

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‘The Boys in the Band’ to be considered a revival for Tony Awards by Caitlin Huston

“The Boys in the Band” will be considered a revival of a play for this year’s Tony Awards. The Tony Awards Administration Committee met Thursday for the first time this season and disc…

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Tony Awards Determine Eligibility for First Shows of the 2018–2019 Season by Ryan McPhee

Among the productions discussed were Pretty Woman and The Boys in the Band.

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Mean Girls, The Boys in the Band, Harry Potter Nominated for Artios Casting Awards by Adam Hetrick

The awards, recognizing the achievements of casting agents working in film, television, and theatre, will be presented in New York and Los Angeles January 31.

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Monday, September 3, 2018

Looking Forward to Fall: September - November 2018 by JK

Today's Labor Day, the unofficial end of summer. Instead of being sad that the summer season is over, I'm choosing to be optimistic about the coming fall. But first, let's have quick review …

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Recent Broadway Alum Matt Bomer, Minnie Driver, Adam Rippon to Guest Star on Will & Grace by Mark Peikert

Bomer made his Broadway debut this year in The Boys in the Band.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

Broadway Box Office Wilts A Bit To $36M: ‘Harry Potter’, ‘Pretty Woman’, ‘Hello, Dolly!’ Withstand Summer Heat by Greg Evans

Broadway box office wilted a tad in the summer NYC heat, slipping to $35,465,012 for Week 12 of the season. That’s a 5% drop from the previous week. Some of the slip during the week en…

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Monday, August 13, 2018

'The Boys in the Band' & 'Pretty Woman' Break Broadway Records by Lee Seymour

Two very different shows made excellent impressions on their target audiences.

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‘Pretty Woman’ & ‘Boys In The Band’ Break House Records As Broadway Box Office Hits $37M by Greg Evans

Pretty Woman: The Musical and The Boys in the Band broke house records last week as Broadway’s box office held steady into the summer’s dog days. Total b.o. for the 31 shows c…

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Broadway Grosses: The Boys in the Band Wraps Up Main-Stem Run with Record-Breaking Week by Broadway.com

The star-packed Broadway-premiere production of The Boys in the Band concluded its hit run this weekend on a new high. The celebrated 50th-anniversary mounting of Mart Crowley's landmark…

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INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 8/13; PRETTY WOMAN and THE BOYS IN THE BAND Break Records by Bww Special

Welcome to this week's edition of BroadwayWorld's exclusive WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS Read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, for the …

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 13th - The Boys In The Band Closes As Broadway's Top Growing Play! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereGettin' The Band Back Together10.47,Pretty Woman8.18,Head Over Heels4.07,My Fair Lady1.39 andSummer1.39.The top growing current Broadway plays w…

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Sunday, August 12, 2018

VIDEO: Watch the Cast of THE BOYS IN THE BAND Take its Final Broadway Bow by Stage Tube

The Boys in The Band took its final Broadway bow yesterday, August 11, 2018. The limited engagement began previews on April 30th at Broadway's Booth Theater 222 West 45th Street and official…

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Saturday, August 11, 2018

The Boys in the Band, With Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer, Andrew Rannells, and More, Ends Broadway Run August 11 by Ryan McPhee

The limited engagement marked the Broadway premiere of Mart Crowley’s groundbreaking 1968 play.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Summer Stage, ELO, Last-Chance “Clear Day” by Mark Beech

The Center Park’s Summer Stage’s free shows; comedy by Mike Birbiglia; Jeff Lynne’s ELO; serious plays such as the latest by Tracy Letts, “Mary Page Marlowe.” These are just some o…

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

REVIEW: The Boys in the Band by JK

Review of the matinee performance on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Booth Theatre in New York City. Starring Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Matt Bomer, Andrew Rannells, Charlie Carver, Robin …

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Monday, August 6, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 6th - Gettin' The Band and Boys In The Band Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Gettin' The Band Back Together 11.66, Head Over Heels 10.81, Summer 3.04, My Fair Lady 2.78 and Beautiful 2.12.The top growing current Broadway…

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Friday, August 3, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Shakira, “Mary Page Marlowe” by Mark Beech

Music by Rod Stewart, Shakira and The Breeders; comedy by Mike Birbiglia; serious plays such as the latest by Tracy Letts, “Mary Page Marlowe.” These are just some of the highlights of p…

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

‘The Boys in the Band’ and a Generational Divide by Stuart Emmrich, Wesley Morris, Matthew Schneier and Zachary Woolfe

Four gay men who recently attended the Broadway revival of this 50-year-old play — three seeing it for the first time — debate its significance and relevance.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Hello, Dolly!, A Bronx Tale, The Boys in the Band & More by Eric King

In August, New York theater audiences will say "So long, dearie!" to a beloved revival, plays old and new, star turns from TV faves and more. Here are the performances&nb…

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Welcome to the Theater! The Broadway Debuts of The Boys in the Band by JK

How could I leave these guys out? Their hit revival closes on Sunday, August 11, 2018.Congratulations on a great Broadway debut, a great, profitable run!The Boys in the BandOpening Night: Th…

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

VIDEO: Zachary Quinto Talks THE BOYS IN THE BAND Audience Heckling and Leonard Nimoy On TONIGHT SHOW by Stage Tube

Zachary Quinto talks about rolling with intense heckling during his Broadway show, The Boys in the Band, and paying tribute to Leonard Nimoy by hosting a reboot of the classic series In Sear…

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The Boys in the Band’s Zachary Quinto Recounts Surprise Audience Interactions During Performances by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway star recounts moments when audience members just couldn’t keep quiet.

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Monday, July 30, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 30th - Head Over Heels and The Boys In The Band Top Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 8.54, Gettin' The Band Back Together 2.05, The Band's Visit 1.04, Carousel 0.81 and Mean Girls 0.70. The top growing current Br…

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Friday, July 27, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Jukebox Musicals, Peculiar Patriots by Mark Beech

New jukebox musicals are opening in New York to strong initial reviews. “Head Over Heels” showcases the music of The Go-Go’s and Belinda Carlisle, while “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” prese…

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Playwright Mart Crowley: ‘Showbusiness is about luck – God knows, we’ve all had flops’ by Mark Shenton

After Mart Crowley found success with his groundbreaking 1968 play The Boys in the Band, about the lives of gay men in

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Straight White Men review – Armie Hammer skewers male privilege in dark comedy by Alexis Soloski

Hayes Theater, New YorkA subversive look at masculinity boasts canny, self-aware performances and a shrewd dissection of gender rolesAt the end of the pre-show announcement for the Broadway …

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - July 23rd - Gettin' The Band Together Tops Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Gettin' The Band Back Together 10.82, Head Over Heels 6.78, Summer 1.79, My Fair Lady 1.59 and Beautiful 1.51.The top growing current Broadway …

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Summer TV Standouts Billy Porter and Mj Rodriguez on Staying True to Yourself and the Power of Pose by Paul Wontorek

While TV mastermind Ryan Murphy made his Broadway producing debut with The Boys in the Band and the just-closed Angels in America revival took audiences back to the tragic heart of the AIDS …

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