Sunday, July 15, 2018

Review: Dangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex & My Mother at Capital Fringe by John Bavoso

At this point, theatrical works about gay men and their over-the-top, overbearing mothers practically comprise an entire genre unto themselves—think Torch Song Trilogy and Mothers and Sons…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Log Cabin **, Skintight ** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward July 2, 2018:  You can trace the rising trajectory of the gay community in America through recent revivals of landmark plays presented on New York Stages. From vicious se…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Up on the Marquee: The 2018-19 Broadway Season Begins! by BroadwayWorld

The Tonys have come and gone, which means that the 2018-2019 Broadway season has already begun Sixteen shows are scheduled to open before the end of the year, including The Boys in the Band …

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

LGBT Plays during June Pride NYC by New York Theater

To judge only from Broadway, New York theater is experiencing a Renaissance of old gay plays, with starry revivals of three landmark dramas that are now period pieces: The Boys in the Band f…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Host Michael Urie and More Celebrate the Best of NYC Theater at the 2018 Drama Desk Awards by

Another day, another fancy fête during awards season! The 63rd annual Drama Desk Awards took place at Town Hall on June 3. Hosted by Torch Song-bound star Michael Urie, the ceremony ho…

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

SpongeBob SquarePants & More Win 2018 Drama Desk Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Winners have been announced for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards! The ceremony honoring the best in Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway was held on June 3 at Town Hall. The event wa…

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63rd Annual Drama Desk Award Winners Are Announced by

Winners are currently being announced for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards! The ceremony celebrating the best in Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway is being held at Town Hall in an…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of MTC'S DAN CODY'S YACHT; Opens June 6 by BroadwayWorld TV

Dan Cody's Yacht is now in previews ahead of a Wednesday, June 6 opening night at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I 131 West 55th Street. The cast of Dan Cody's Yacht features Kristen Bu…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Michael Urie by Barry Gordin

By: Iris Wiener May 24, 2018:  Who better to host an award show celebrating the best in theatre than an actor who personifies it? Over the past year, two-time Drama Desk Award winner Mi…

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Andy Karl & Orfeh to Host 2018 Chita Rivera Awards; Performance Lineup Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-nominated Broadway couple Andy Karl (Groundhog Day) and Orfeh (Pretty Woman) have been announced as co-hosts of the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards, taking place at NYU's Skirball Center o…

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Three Sisters review – RashDash's gloriously playful take on Chekhov by Lyn Gardner

Royal Exchange Studio, ManchesterThis brilliantly witty show asks who the classics are for – and what Chekhov’s play means for young women todayA woman in a wedding-cake dress twirls, a …

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Monday, April 30, 2018

Review: Legends Take to the Stage by Michael Block

By Michael Blockphoto by Michael BlockWhen you can bring two icons together in one room, it's bound to be a remarkable evening you won't forget. Legends of drag Sherry Vine and Joey Arias un…

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Skylar Astin, Betsy Wolfe & Michael Urie to Lead How to Succeed... at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Skylar Astin will rise to the top of the business ladder this spring. The stage-and-screen star has been announced to take on the central role of J. Pierrepont Finch in the Kennedy…

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Breaking: TORCH SONG, KPOP & More Earn Off Broadway Alliance Awards Nominations! by BroadwayWorld

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, has announced the nominees for the 8th Annual Off…

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Desperate Measures, Torch Song & More Shows Nominated for Off-Broadway Alliance Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The Off-Broadway Alliance, an organization of off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents and marketing professionals, has announced nominees for the 8th Annua…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Full Casting Announced for Anthony Giardina's World Premiere Play Dan Cody's Yacht by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Dan Cody's Yacht, a new play by Anthony Giardina scheduled to make its world premiere with Manhattan Theatre Club at off-Broadway venue, New York City Center…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Theater News: Full Casting Announced for Broadway Transfer of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song

Ward Horton, Roxanna Hope Radja, and more will reprise their roles with Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl.

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Entire Second Stage Cast to Return for Broadway Run of TORCH SONG by BroadwayWorld

Torch Song announced today complete casting for the upcoming Broadway production. Joining Mr. Urie and Tony Award and Academy Award winner Mercedes Ruehlwill be the entire cast from the crit…

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Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, Starring Michael Urie, Completes Broadway Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for the upcoming main-stem transfer of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, starring Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl. The work will play its original Broadway h…

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Full Off-Broadway Company to Join Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl in Broadway’s Torch Song by Ryan McPhee

The Second Stage revival, which premiered Off-Broadway last year, begins October 9 at the Hayes Theater.

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Thursday, April 5, 2018

The 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards by Barry Gordin

The 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards will be hosted by Michael Urie at The Town Hall. Drama Desk Award winner Michael Urie, who won his award for Buyer and Seller and starred in Torch Song Tr…

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Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Odds & Ends: The 2018 Chita Rivera Awards Will Honor John Kander & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Chita Rivera Awards to Honor John Kander & Harold Prince The 2018 Chita Rivera Awards ceremony will pay tribute to…

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‘Torch Song’, ‘Jerry Springer The Opera’ Among Off Broadway’s Lortel Awards Nominees – Complete List by Greg Evans

The name Jerry Springer isn’t one you’d likely connect with Off Broadway’s prestigious Lucille Lortel Awards, but there he is, or the opera named after him anyway, with 4 n…

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Michael Urie & Torch Song Earn 2018 Lortel Nominations; Billy Crudup, Ashley Park & More Honored by Andy Lefkowitz

The Off-Broadway League has announced nominations in 19 categories for the 33rd Annual Lucille Lortel Awards, honoring outstanding achievement off-Broadway. Notable nominees include Second S…

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Michael Urie Set To Host NYC’s 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards by Greg Evans

Michael Urie, TV’s former Ugly Betty actor heading to Broadway next season in Torch Song, will host the 63rd annual Drama Desk Awards ceremony in June, his third consecutive time as em…

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Tickets Are Now On Sale for Broadway Revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, Starring Michael Urie & Mercedes Ruehl by

Tickets are now on sale for the first Broadway revival of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, starring Michael Urie and Mercedes Ruehl. The work will play its original Broadway home, the Haye…

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HARVEY FIERSTEIN'S TORCH SONG Tickets Are On Sale Today by BroadwayWorld

Single tickets go on sale to the general public today at 1000 AM for Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, the critically adored production that had a sold-out Off-Broadway run, which is coming to…

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Monday, February 26, 2018

David Richards Launches New Theatrical Management Agency RCI Theatricals by BroadwayWorld

David Richards is proud to announce the launch of RCI Theatricals, a theatrical general management company. Commencing operations Monday, February 26, RCI Theatricals will supply general man…

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