Friday, May 24, 2019

Tony Predictions: 2019 by Wendy Caster

Best MusicalAin’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations Beetlejuice Hadestown The PromTootsie Liz Wollman: Hadestown. Seriously, can we please celebrate a creative team …

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Tony-Nominated Boy In The Band Robin de Jesús Talks About That Starry Cast, Ryan Murphy’s Netflix Plans & Whoopi Goldberg’s Revelatory Advice by Greg Evans

This summer, The Boys In The Band will add a new chapter to its long life, this time as a Netflix movie. Back will be the camping, the fighting and laughing and crying, a portrait of friends…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

We’ve Already Got Broadway Shows Performed Live On TV. Soon We’ll Have Musicals Produced Directly For TV by Artsjournal1

Netflix has already done small-screen versions of Springsteen on Broadway and American Son, and they’re now working on feature versions of Broadway’s (recent) The Boys in the Band and (c…

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Sunday, May 19, 2019

All About ALL ABOUT EVE in London by Broadway Select

Emory would not be pleased. As Michael tells us in THE BOYS IN THE BAND, his friend Emory can “recite...Continue Reading The post All About ALL ABOUT EVE in London appeared first on Broadw…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Hadestown Leads Winners of 2019 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Winners are here for the 69th annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on, off- and off-off-Broadway in the 2018-2019 season. Leading the slate of winners is Hadestown…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Windy City Playhouse announces 2019-20 season, including 'Boys in the Band' by Doug George

Windy City Playhouse on Wednesday announced its 2019-2020 season, including Mart Crowley’s just-on-Broadway play, “The Boys in the Band” in the winter of 2020. The three-play season un…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

THE PROM, THE BOYS IN THE BAND and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's May Stage-to-Screen Report by Kaitlin Milligan

This past month was filled with exciting stage-to-screen news In casting news, The In the Heights film rounded out its cast and Mike Faist joined the West Side Story film. The plays Outside …

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

The Boys in the Band Tony Nominee Robin De Jesús on Crying Like Donna Murphy, Finding His Pride & More by Caitlin Moynihan

One year ago in 2018, Robin De Jesús was in the first week of previews for The Boys in the Band on Broadway. Now, he's a newly-minted three-time Tony nominee for his work as the unforgettab…

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019 #LiveatFive with Robin De Jesús by

Robin De Jesús stops by HQ to chat about his new Tony nomination, The Boys in the Band and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A Look at the 2019 Tony Award Nominees for Best Revival of a Play by Adam Hetrick

This year’s nominees include All My Sons, The Boys in the Band, Burn This, Torch Song, and The Waverly Gallery

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Tony Awards 2019: See the full list of nominees by Jessica Derschowitz

We’re now one step closer to Broadway’s biggest night. Nominations have been announced for the 73rd annual Tony Awards, honoring the best plays, musicals, and performances of the 2018-20…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

‘The Boys in the Band’: Can Ryan Murphy’s movie announcement give the show a Tony Awards bump? by Jeffrey Kare

Emmy-winning television mastermind Ryan Murphy recently announced that he is set to turn one of this year’s potential Tony contenders, “The Boys in the Band,” into a movie for Netflix.…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Caitlin Kinnunen to Sing from The Prom at 2019 GLAAD Media Awards; Logo Will Broadcast by Andy Lefkowitz

GLAAD is making rainbow dreams come true. Caitlin Kinnunen, standout star of Broadway's The Prom, has signed on to offer up a special performance of the musical's moving song "Unruly Heart" …

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Bringing Back Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band by Mark Peikert

The 83-year-old playwright made his Broadway debut earlier this season with a 50-year-old play—and might earn a Tony nomination, too.

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Oklahoma! & Tootsie Top 2019 Drama Desk Award Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations have been announced for the 64th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off- and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2018-2019 season. Winners will be announced at …

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2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Hadestown, Tootsie & Oklahoma! Lead 2019 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations are here for the 69th annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on, off- and off-off-Broadway in the 2018-2019 season. Leading the slate of nominees is Hades…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

GMHC Will Honor Andrew Rannells With 2019 Howard Ashman Award by Adam Hetrick

The Boys in the Band and Girls star will be honored for his contributions to the LGBTQ community during the organization’s April 29 cabaret fundraiser.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Today on Broadway: Thursday, April 18, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Review “Hadestown,” Drama League Reveals All of Their Nominees, “The Boys in the Band” to Come to Netflix [display_podcast] “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday…

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Ryan Murphy to Bring The Boys in the Band to Netflix by Mark A. Robinson

Matt Crowley’s play The Boys in the Band, one of the first cutting-edge American dramas about homosexuality that premiered Off-Broadway in 1968, will be adapted into a film for Netflix. Ry…

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Broadway Cast to Return for THE BOYS IN THE BAND on Netflix by TV News Desk

Ryan Murphy took to Instagram to announce that he is bringing The Boys in the Band to Netflix.

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Ryan Murphy will adapt ‘The Boys in the Band’ for Netflix by Caitlin Huston

Ryan Murphy will bring a film adaptation of “The Boys in the Band” to Netflix, the television producer announced Wednesday. The film will be an adaptation of the Mart Crowley play, of wh…

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Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto & Broadway ‘Boys In The Band’ Cast To Reunite For Netflix Adaptation; Joe Mantello To Direct, Ryan Murphy Will Pro by Greg Evans

Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, Matt Bomer and the entire Broadway cast of last year’s The Boys in the Band will reunite, along with director Joe Mantello, for a Netflix film…

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Ryan Murphy producing film adaptation of The Boys in the Band for Netflix by Tim Stack

Ryan Murphy has once again pulled from the Broadway world for his latest Netflix announcement. The uber producer announce on Instagram that he will be bringing last summer’s highly success…

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The Boys in the Band Being Made into a Netflix Movie with Full Broadway Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

Netflix has announced a new film adaptation of Mart Crowley's groundbreaking comic drama The Boys in the Band, with the complete cast of the 2018 Broadway production repeating their work on…

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The Boys in the Band to Be Adapted for Netflix With All-Star Broadway Cast by Ryan McPhee

The 2018 revival, directed by Joe Mantello, starred Matt Bomer, Jim Parsons, Zachary Quinto, Andrew Rannells, and more.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Ryan Murphy to Adapt The Prom for Netflix by Morgan Steward

The Prom is heading to Netflix! Ryan Murphy, producer of this season’s The Boys in the Band, announced on Tuesday that he plans to adapt the musical for the online streaming service as par…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Zachary Quinto, Jill Paice & Christopher Fitzgerald to Appear in Off-Broadway's Nassim by Andy Lefkowitz

Barrow Street Theatricals has announced a starry lineup of rotating guest actors for the American premiere of Nassim by celebrated Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour (White Rabbit Red Ra…

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Ben Platt & Charlie Carver Warm Our Hearts in New 'Ease My Mind' Music Video by Andy Lefkowitz

We're counting down the days until the March 29 release of Ben Platt's debut album Sing to Me Instead. In advance of the album's premiere, the Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner h…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Lilli Cooper, Gavin Creel, Donna McKechnie & More Set for 2019 Broadway Backwards by Andy Lefkowitz

What a lineup! A talent-packed slate of stars have been assembled to offer gender-bending takes on their favorite tunes at the 14th edition of Broadway Backwards. Hosted by Tony nominee Jenn…

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