Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song to open The Turbine Theatre at Battersea Power Station by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Paul Taylor-Mills announces that the Tony Award-winning Torch Song by Harvey Fierstein will open The Turbine Theatre, an exciting new venue at Battersea Power Station. This p…

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Monday, July 8, 2019

Drew McOnie to Direct Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song at New London Venue by Caitlin Moynihan

King Kong director and choreographer Drew McOnie is set to direct Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song at new London venue, The Turbine Theatre. Recently seen on Broadway during the 2018-19 season,…

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King Kong's Drew McOnie to Direct Torch Song Revival at London’s New Turbine Theatre by Dan Meyer

The new venue, set to open in August, is spearheaded by Artistic Director Paul Taylor-Mills.

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Paul Taylor-Mills powers new Turbine Theatre with Torch Song revival by Robin Johnson

There's a new theatre entering the London theatre scene. Driven by producer Paul Taylor-Mills, the Turbine Theatre will launch next month with Torch Song. The post Paul Taylor-Mills powers n…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Torch Song’s Mercedes Ruehl Stars in Safe Space at Bay Street Theater by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Jack O’Brien directs the play, which begins performances June 25.

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Sunday, June 23, 2019

“You’ll Be Swell, You’ll Be Great” by Mo Brady

by Eric Ulloa “So, Mr. Goldstone is married to Uncle Jocko?” My fellow farm boy, older and wiser by five years, turned to me laughing and said, “Gays can’t get married. They’re par…

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Monday, June 10, 2019

The Boys in the Band Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play by Eric King

The Broadway-premiere mounting of Mart Crowley's iconic work The Boys in the Band has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. The Joe Mantello-helmed staging was honored at th…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

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

Give a round of applause for this year’s Tony winners! On Sunday night, the American Theater Wing bestowed the 73rd annual Tony Awards on the best of the 2018-2019 Broadway season, which b…

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Friday, June 7, 2019
Monday, June 3, 2019

Raúl Esparza to Star in Reading of New Musical Galileo with Powerhouse Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Vassar & New York Stage and Film has announced a star-packed reading of the new musical Galileo, based on the life of the renowned scientist. Four-time Tony nominee Raúl Esparza (Compa…

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On with the show: Campaigning for a Tony once the curtain has dropped by Stuart Miller

Campaigning for a Tony Award already involves a nonstop schedule of events, photo opportunities and jostling to best position each show on television broadcasts, in articles and at galas. Th…

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The Prom, The Ferryman & More Win 2019 Drama Desk Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Winners 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. The awards ceremony was held on J…

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Friday, May 31, 2019
Thursday, May 30, 2019

Why the 2019 Tonys Will Be an Emotional Full-Circle Moment for Torch Song Producer Richie Jackson by Paul Wontorek

One fateful day in 1982, early in the original triumphant three-year run of Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy, Carol Jackson of Bellmore, Long Island came into the city to catch a perf…

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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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Monday, May 20, 2019

VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 21- Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG TRILOGY Wins The 1983 Tony Award for Best Play by Alexa Criscitiello

In 1983, a three-act groundbreaking work, Torch Song Trilogy, was one of the big winners on Tony night, picking up awards for Best Play and Best Leading Actor in a play for it's author and l…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

25 Days of Tonys: Torch Song’s Harvey Fierstein and Richie Jackson by Ruthie Fierberg

Why producer Jackson needed to bring Torch Song back to Broadway—and why Fierstein let him.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Lavender Short, Reuniting Torch Song’s Michael Urie and Michael Hsu Rosen, Is Available on Vimeo by Andrew Gans

Ken Barnett also stars in the film by Matthew Puccini.

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Jack DiFalco by Barry Gordin

The Ferryman/Torch Song: Young Actor on the Rise, Jack DiFalco By: Ellis Nassour May 15, 2019: Jez Butterworth’s The Ferryman is one of the most acclaimed plays of this or any seaso…

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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
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Torch Song’s Michael Urie Will Be Honored by Human Rights Campaign by Andrew Gans

The stage and screen star will receive the HRC Visibility Award.

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How Do This Year's Tony-Nominated Revivals Stack Up Against Their Previous Productions? by Logan Culwell-Block

Find out how this season's Oklahoma!, Kiss Me, Kate, All My Sons, Torch Song, and more compare to the Broadway stagings they follow.

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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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Friday, April 26, 2019

Beth Leavel, Amber Gray, Rebecca Naomi Jones, and More Set For The Actors Fund's 2019 Gala by BroadwayWorld

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, announced today their lineup of performers to pay special tribute to this year's …

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

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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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Broadway and Off-Broadway News: 69th Annual Theater Awards – Outer Critics Circle Announce 2018-2019 Season Nominees by David Roberts

Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators covering New York theater for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway, announced toda…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

OCC Nominations by Barry Gordin

Hadestown, with 12,heads the list of Outer Critics Circle nominees for 2018 – 2019 season.  April 23, 2019:   Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators cover…

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Breaking: HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE & More Earn 2019 Outer Critics Circle Nominations! by BroadwayWorld

The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadway, welcomes 'Tootsie' starJuli…

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