Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with The Play That Goes Wrong Standout Akron Watson

Get to know Akron Watson as he talks The Play That Goes Wrong, his memorable Color Purple audition with John Doyle, an onstage wardrobe malfunction, and his dream Sondheim role.

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Today on Broadway: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “The Play That Goes Wrong” to Close up Shop, “Some Like it Hot” Heading for Broadway, and Erich Bergen to Make Broadway Debut… Wait, Really? “Toda…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Broadway’s ‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ to Close in August by Michael Paulson

The British farce, which will have its final performance at the Lyceum Theater on Aug. 26, will then go on to tour.

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The Play That Goes Wrong to Close on Broadway & Launch National Tour by Andy Lefkowitz

The celebrated Broadway farce The Play That Goes Wrong, which has the distinction of being the longest-running play currently on the Great White Way, will end its run at the Lyceum Thea…

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The Play That Goes Wrong Announces Final Broadway Performance; Will Launch National Tour by Andy Lefkowitz

The celebrated Broadway farce The Play That Goes Wrong, which has the distinction of being the longest-running play currently on the Great White Way, will end its run at the Lyceum Thea…

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The Hijinks Are Over! THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to End Run on August 26 by BroadwayWorld

The producers of Broadway's longest running comedy,The Play That Goes Wrong, announced today that the Tony Award-winning production will close on Sunday, August 26, 2018 prior to the launch …

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‘The Play That Goes Wrong’ will end its run on August 26 by Caitlin Huston

“The Play That Goes Wrong” will close on August 26 after playing 585 regular performances and 27 preview performances. After closing, the play will launch a national tour beginni…

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The Play That Goes Wrong Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The play about a play marked J.J. Abrams' Broadway debut as a producer.

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Theatrical charity, “Acting for Others” Announces Christopher Biggins’ Return as a Judge by Blouin Artinfo

Theatrical charity, “Acting for Others” recently announced Christopher Biggins’ return to the tents as a judge for the fourth annual right royal West End Bake Off taking place in May, …

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Christopher Biggins To Return As Head Judge For West End Bake Off by BroadwayWorld

Theatrical charity Acting for Others today announce Christopher Biggins to return to the tents as a judge for the fourth annual right royal West End Bake Off taking place on Saturday 19th Ma…

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Clifton Duncan Joins Cast Of CARMEN JONES At CSC by BroadwayWorld

Classic Stage Company announced today that Clifton Duncan, most recently seen on Broadway in The Play That Goes Wrong, will play the role of Joe in the company's new production of the musica…

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The Play That Goes Wrong Alum Clifton Duncan to Join Anika Noni Rose in Carmen Jones by Andy Lefkowitz

Clifton Duncan, a multi-talented star recently seen on Broadway in The Play That Goes Wrong, will co-star in the upcoming new production of Carmen Jones, a 1943 musical featuring book and ly…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

VIDEO: J.J. Abrams and Stephen Colbert Take THE LATE SHOW Audience to See THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG by Stage Tube

On a recent episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, J.J. Abrams appeared as a guest. When Abrams wouldn't share spoilers about any of his upcoming projects, he offered compensation by…

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Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Ruthie Henshall And Wendi Peters Announced As Initial Judges For The Fourth Annual Right Royal West End Bake Off by BroadwayWorld

Theatrical charity Acting for Others today announce the initial judges and participants for the fourth annual right royal West End Bake Off taking place on Saturday 19th May, the same day Hi…

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Summer: the Donna Summer Musical Works Hard for the Money, Surpasses One Million Dollars by Broadway.com

Broadway served up a crowd-pleasing new bio-show when Summer: the Donna Summer Musical celebrated a glittering opening night at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre last week. The new tuner following t…

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Monday, April 23, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Flock to New Revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel by Broadway.com

The sweeping new production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's iconic musical Carousel is clearly leaving an impression on theatergoers. The talent-packed revival, starring Tony winner …

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses: My Fair Lady Plays to Sold-Out Crowds in Loverly Broadway Return by Broadway.com

The beloved Lerner & Loewe musical My Fair Lady is back on Broadway in a sumptuous Lincoln Center Theater production starring stage-and-screen star Lauren Ambrose. The highly antici…

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Saint Joan, School of Rock, and The Play That Goes Wrong Awarded Education and Engagement Grants by Olivia Clement

The grants have made possible three initiatives that provide opportunities for young people to engage with Broadway.

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Pack the Golden Theatre to See Praised Three Tall Women by Broadway.com

Edward Albee's Pulitzer-winning play Three Tall Women has been stirring Broadway audiences since making its long overdue main-stem premiere last month. Headlined by stage greats Glenda J…

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

SAINT JOAN, SCHOOL OF ROCK, PLAY THAT GOES WRONG to Receive NYC Education and Engagement Grants by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway League has awarded the New York Education and Engagement Grants to the Broadway productions of Manhattan Theatre Club's Saint Joan, School of Rock The Musical and The Play That …

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Theater News: School of Rock and More Receive Broadway League Education Grants

Saint Joan and The Play That Goes Wrong also received grants.

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The Play That Goes Wrong Star Alex Mandell Takes On Seven Questions About His Puppy-Like Character, His Comedy Idols, & Onstage Mishaps

Alex Mandell talks about preparing for The Play That Goes Wrong, onstage mishaps, backstage nudity, & his comedy idols.

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

NEWS: New cast begins in The Play That Goes Wrong as West End run extends by Press Releases

As a new cast of ‘some of the world’s unluckiest actors’ joins the cast of Olivier Award-winning The Play That Goes Wrong, a new booking has opened at the Duchess Theatre with tickets …

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Monday, April 2, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Disney Dominates at the Box Office as Frozen, The Lion King & Aladdin Soar by Lindsey Sullivan

Let it go? More like rake it in! Disney nabbed three out of the top five grossing spots this past week with The Lion King taking in $3,092,152, Frozen garnering $2,246,998 and Aladdin earnin…

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Theatre News: Mischief Movie Night to embark on UK tour

The improvised show from the creators of The Play That Goes Wrong opens in Oxford in June

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NEWS: Post West End & Olivier nomination, Mischief Movie Night launches UK tour by Press Releases

Mischief Theatre, the multi award-winning company behind the global smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, has announced a UK tour of Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on s…

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A bunch of amateurs? Playwrights' astonishing am-dram experiences by Matt Trueman

David Eldridge, Simon Stephens and Alecky Blythe have all been moved by watching non-professional productions of their plays. They explain the appealDavid Eldridge’s romcom Beginning has j…

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Mischief Theatre To Tour Mischief Movie Night Starring The Original Cast Of THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG by BroadwayWorld

Mischief Theatre, the multi award-winning company behind the global smash hit comedy The Play That Goes Wrong, today announces a UK tour of Mischief Movie Night, the improvised movie live on…

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

REHEARSAL PHOTOS: Behind the scenes of new knockabout comedy Cream Tea & Incest by Featured Content

Got your tickets yet for Cream Tea and Incest? This spoof Edwardian comedy - billed as "The Play That Goes Wrong meets Jeeves and Wooster meets Diary of a Nobody… with a little bit of Amer…

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Ignites the Box Office & Plays to Sold-Out Crowds by Broadway.com

The long-awaited New York transfer of the two-part epic Harry Potter and the Cursed Child arrived on Broadway on March 16, fulfilling the wishes of Potterheads and theater fans alike. In the…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

London Odds & Ends: The Play That Goes Wrong to Welcome New West End Stars & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of London stories you may have missed this week. The Play That Goes Wrong to Welcome New West End Stars A new cast of some of the world’s unlucki…

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