Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Company, Thoughts of a Colored Man and More Earn GLAAD Media Award Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Three Broadway productions were honored by the media advocacy organization GLAAD on January 19 with nominations for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The Outstanding Broadway Production ca…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN, COMPANY & More Nominated for 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced the nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. RuPaul's …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:43PM
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

‘Girl From the North Country’ Latest Broadway Show to Go on Hiatus as COVID Wreaks Havoc by Rebecca Rubin

“Girl From the North Country,” a Broadway musical featuring Bob Dylan songs, will close on Jan. 23, but the show’s producers hope to open again in the spring. It’s the latest show, f…

SOURCE: Variety at 05:51PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

I Stand Corrected About Standing Ovations - After 18 months of no in-person theatre, I'm happy to leap to my feet these days by Linda Buchwald

After 18 months of no in-person theatre, I'm happy to leap to my feet these days --- When I saw Company last month, I jumped up to applaud before the cast even started to bow. My companion t…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Saturday, December 25, 2021

‘THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN’ AND ‘WAITRESS’ GO DARK ON BROADWAY AMID OMICRON by Robert Shuman

(Jesse O’Neill’s article appeared in the New York Post, 12/24;  via Drudge Report; Photo: “Thoughts of a Colored Man” will not resume after its performing shows last week.John Nacio…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 06:37PM
Friday, December 24, 2021

COVID Claims Broadway’s ‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ by Matthew Wexler

Despite efforts to keep the show open including the playwright stepping in, 'Thoughts of a Colored Man' concludes its Broadway run due to COVID. The post COVID Claims Broadway’s ‘Thought…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 12:03PM
Thursday, December 23, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man Ends Its Broadway Run

Keenan Scott II's play had its final performance on Wednesday, December 23.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:03PM

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man Closes on Broadway by Talaura Harms

Due to the current COVID-19 surge, the play has ended its run with no plans to return.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24PM

Thoughts of a Colored Man Played Last Broadway Performance on December 22 by Broadway.com

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man has ended its Broadway run early. The new play began previews at the John Golden Theatre on October 1 and opened on October 13. This marked the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:18PM

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Ends Broadway Run

The Keenan Scott II play, directed by Steven H. Broadnax III has tried its hardest to safely navigate the current health crisis, even putting the playwright on stage with script this pas…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:41PM

Two More Broadway Shows Close as Omicron Takes a Toll on Theater by Michael Paulson

“Thoughts of a Colored Man” and “Waitress” became the latest productions to end their runs because of coronavirus cases among their cast or crew.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:33PM

‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ closes on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

“Thoughts of a Colored Man” has ended its Broadway run, producers announced Thursday.  The new play, written by Keenan Scott II, played its final performances Wednesday night. It opened…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 09:31PM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

See Thoughts of a Colored Man Playwright Keenan Scott II Step Center Stage in His Own Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Thoughts of a Colored Man marks Keenan Scott II's Broadway debut as playwright, but on December 21, the scribe took a bow in the production as a performer. With three actors out and only two…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:36PM

Thoughts of A Colored Man Playwright Steps In To Save The Show by Broadway Black

Last night at Broadway’s new hit play, Thoughts of a Colored Man, playwright Keenan Scott II made the exceedingly rare move of going on in one of the roles, after a cast member tested p…

SOURCE: BroadwayBlack at 11:31AM

Thoughts of a Colored Man Playwright Keenan Scott II Steps Onstage to Prevent Cancellation

Scott's last-minute decision led to a history-making night on Broadway.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:36AM

When Thoughts of a Colored Man Almost Canceled Broadway Performance, Playwright Keenan Scott II Saved the Day by Ryan McPhee

The playwright and two understudies helped complete the seven-person cast as productions face breakthrough COVID cases.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:51AM

Playwright Keenan Scott II’s Last-Minute Performance in ‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ by Matthew Wexler

Playwright Keenan Scott II performed in his own Broadway play due to COVID cases and unrelated illnesses impacting the cast. The post Playwright Keenan Scott II’s Last-Minute Performance …

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 09:48AM

Playwright Steps Into THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN and Saves Performance From Being Cancelled

Last night at Broadway's new hit play, Thoughts of a Colored Man, playwright Keenan Scott II made the rare move of going on in one of the roles, after a cast member tested positive for COVID…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:11AM

How TDF Is Helping Veterans Get Back to Broadway - Why our Veterans Theatregoing Program participants value the power of the performing arts more than by Elyse Orecchio

After the isolation of the pandemic, participants in our Veterans Theatregoing Program value the power of the performing arts more than ever Not only has Iraq war veteran Rob Timmins been a…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 21, 2021 + Sondheim Reviews by Ashley Steves

“A Strange Loop” Finally Comes To Broadway, New “Thoughts of a Colored Man” More COVID-Related Cancellations Plus, Matt, Ashley, and Grace sit down to talk all things Sondheim with r…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Monday, December 20, 2021

Christian Thompson, Kadeem Ali Harris & Reynaldo Piniella Join Thoughts of a Colored Man by Lindsey Sullivan

Christian Thompson, Kadeem Ali Harris and Reynaldo Piniella will join Broadway's Thoughts of a Colored Man beginning on January 4, 2022. Da’Vinchi, Dyllón Burnside and Luke James will de…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM

‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ announces new Broadway cast members by Broadway News

Kadeem Ali Harris, Reynaldo Piniella and Christian Thompson will join the cast of “Thoughts of a Colored Man” on Jan. 4, 2022, producers announced Monday. The three additions to the cast…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 11:49AM

Broadway’s Thoughts of a Colored Man to Welcome New Cast Members in 2022 by Ryan McPhee

Kadeem Ali Harris, Reynaldo Piniella, and Christian Thompson will join the company at the Golden Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:08AM

Kadeem Ali Harris, Reynaldo Piniella and Christian Thompson Join the Cast of THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN

When Thoughts of a Colored Man opened on Oct. 13, 2021, it made history as the first Broadway show to be written, directed by, starring and lead produced by Black men.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:42AM
Thursday, December 9, 2021

Tonys Administration Committee Announces First Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Broadway.com

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on December 8 to confirm the eligibility status of 12 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the first time the committee met to…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM
Friday, December 3, 2021

25+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend December 3-5 - See 'The Normal Heart,' 'It's a Wonderful Life,' 'War Horse,' Stephen Sondheim and by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Decemb…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN to be Filmed by The Theatre by New York Public Library

Tomorrow, Thursday, December 2, the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive of New York Public Library will film Keenan Scott II’s hit Broadway play Thoughts of a Colored Man at the Golden Thea…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:30PM

‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ to be filmed by Theatre on Film and Tape Archive by Caitlin Huston

The Dec. 2 performance of “Thoughts of a Colored Man” will be filmed by the New York Public Library’s Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, the production announced Wednesday.  The play, …

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 04:30PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Producer Cody Lassen Believes Korean Musicals Can Go Global

Just last week, Seoul welcomed theatre makers and investors for the first annual K-Musical Market- a new event that showcased Korean musicals to a larger audience. Broadway producer Cody La…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:26AM
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Photos & Video: Mayor-Elect Eric Adams & More Attend THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN

Mayor-Elect Eric Adams attended last night’s performance of Thoughts of a Colored Man, his first Broadway play in his new position. After the show, which was attended by Mary J. Blige, B…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:34PM

New York City Mayor-Elect Eric Adams Attends Thoughts of a Colored Man by Billy McEntee

This visit marks Adams' first visit to a Broadway play in his new position.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:09PM

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