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Monday, August 14, 2023

Insecure Theatre Kid Assumed “Dramaturge” Was Some Kind of Insult to Be Honest by Broadway Beat

by Luke Maynus. @luke.maynus (Instagram). TOPEKA, Kan. - It is no secret that within public high schools, theatre kids historically rank...

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Tuesday, August 1, 2023

College Friend Who Spent Semester in NEWSIES Comes Back with Accent by Broadway Beat

by Leo Morgenstern. @morgensternmlb. STANFORD, CA. – Following his critically acclaimed, four-night run in the spring semester production...

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Ambitious SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Pit Orchestra Hires Mayonnaise Player by Broadway Beat

by Matt Keeley. @reallymattkeeley. GLENCOE, IL - As a tribute to the beloved Nickelodeon animated series, an ambitious regional...

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“I'm On That Alpha Grindset” says Man Who Puts on Fun Costumes, Sings Little Ditties & Does Jigs by Broadway Beat

by Reilly Wilmit. @reilly.wilmit. NEW YORK, NY -“I’m on that alpha grindset,” proclaimed 29-year-old Chad Cody, a local musical theatre...

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How Sweet! Social Outcast Finally Embraced by Being Asked to Leave by Broadway Beat

by Emily Drossell. @emily_drossell. LONDON - After a long time on the outs, local glamour cat Grizabella has finally been welcomed back...

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Acting Teacher Doubts You’ll Make It After You Mispronounced 500-Year Old Word You’ve Never Heard by Broadway Beat

by Elanna White. @ewelannawhite. NEW YORK, NY - Tensions were high this morning at a conservatory in New York City during sonnet study,...

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BREAKING: Ben Platt to Be in CHICAGO; Not the Show, He Just Really Wants to See The Bean by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. @StevenVerdile (Twitter). @StevenVerdileCreative (Instagram). After an acclaimed, Tony-nominated performance in...

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So Supportive! These Family Members Always Asks “How Long Is It?” When Invited to Your Show by Broadway Beat

by Paige Oberholtzer. @vegetablebugz. SCOTTSDALE, AZ. - Community College student Emily Hollister announced to her family today that she...

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Tuesday, July 25, 2023

GROUNDBREAKING: Theater Producing Feminist Masterpiece Seeks 8M 2F Cast by Broadway Beat

by Rebecca Ballinger. @ reberkk. BOSTON. - Optic Theatre is in the process of casting the most anticipated show of their upcoming season:...

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Tuesday, July 18, 2023

REVIEW: Woman Next to Me Delivers Stellar Performance as Lady Who Realized The Oven's Still On by Broadway Beat

by Madeleine Perham. @madeleineperham. PELHAM, NH. - Sure, King Lear is great and sheds light on the weight of being a fairy king or...

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Friday, July 14, 2023

BREAKING: AEA Just Started Loudly Whistling, Won’t Make Eye Contact by Broadway Beat

by Jennifer Haining. @itsraininghaining. NEW YORK, NY – It's official: SAG-AFTRA members will be joining WGA in the historical strike for...

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Tuesday, July 11, 2023

OPINION: It's Very Normal That I Collect Playbills and Also Toenails by Broadway Beat

by Kevin Burke. @ke7inburke. NEW YORK, NY - It’s a sad day in America when a member of the theatre community gets chastised for their...

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Wednesday, July 5, 2023

Uh, Ok? NBC’s PETER PAN LIVE! to Become a Weekly Thing by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - NBC announced this morning that their 2014 live TV musical Peter Pan Live! is set to become,...

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Shakespeare in the Park to Feature Groundbreaking New Puppetry- Nevermind, It’s a Raccoon by Broadway Beat

by Sarah Lasko. @saraheleora. NEW YORK, NY - Following in the footsteps of shows like Life of Pi and War Horse, Shakespeare in the Park’s...

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Conscientious Bootlegger Retroactively Puts Black Dress Over TAKE ME OUT Nudity by Broadway Beat

by Luke Maynus. @luke.maynus. Following the recent news of India’s film censors digitally imposing a CGI black dress over Florence Pugh’s...

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BREAKING: You Didn't Get a Callback Because Your Resume Was Stapled to Your Headshot Weird by Broadway Beat

by Emily Claypoole. @playdohpoole. NEW YORK, NY – Reports from an NYC casting office tragically indicate that you didn’t get a callback...

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I Ate the Goat from WICKED and I Did It Because I Hate Him by Broadway Beat

by James La Bella. NEW YORK, NY - There has been no casting announcement about the goat from Wicked because I ate him...

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Wednesday, June 21, 2023

Inspiring! This BFA Holder Was Taught to Soft Focus So Well, Canvassers Don’t Even Bother by Broadway Beat

by Elanna White. @Ewelannawhite. UNION SQUARE, Manhattan - It was a beautiful Saturday afternoon in July. Union Square was bustling and...

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Wednesday, June 14, 2023

It Took Three Hours for Me to Learn the Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window Says “Live, Laugh, Love" by Broadway Beat

by Mike Abrams. @TheWrongCatDied. NEW YORK, NY - Multiple audience members have reported leaving the James Earl Jones Theatre confused...

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“HAMILTON Ticket Free,” “Lea Michele Scandal,” “Sondheim Sex Dungeon” & Phrases That Help Our SEO by Broadway Beat

by Steven Verdile. @StevenVerdileCreative. NEW YORK, NY - Whether you’re a tourist looking for your first Broadway experience, or a hot...

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Fuck It: Let’s Rank the Keenan-Bolgers by Broadway Beat

by Katie Toledo. @kxtietoledo. You know ‘em, you love ‘em - but which one's number one? Between Celia and Andrew, the Keenan-Bolgers have...

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Method Actor Cast as Audrey II Sentenced to Life Without Parole by Broadway Beat

by Alan Seales. @theatre_podcast. BOISE, ID. — The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute alumni Cameron Holland, cast as the voice of...

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Out of Work SAG Actress Now Available for Regional Productions of MAMMA MIA! by Broadway Beat

by Jonathan Hogue. @jthogue2. NEW YORK, NY - Ripley-Grier Studios was buzzing with excitement Friday morning as hundreds of out-of-work...

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Yay! Female Character in Play Doesn’t Become a Bitch Until Act Two by Broadway Beat

by Catherine Weingarten. @sarahkaneissexy. COLUMBUS, OH - Local Playwright Steve Van Van was heralded as a feminist playwriting hero as...

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Receiving Diploma During Graduation the Most Amount of Stage Time BFA Has Gotten in All Four Years by Broadway Beat

by Luke Maynus. @ luke.maynus. PORTLAND, OR - The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree has cemented itself as a popular way for many...

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Tuesday, June 13, 2023

Quiz: Is It Alright If I Use This Chair? by Broadway Beat

by Rebecca Ballinger. @reberkk. Hey, Bway Babies! In-person auditions are back and we see you cuties hitting the streets lookin’ for a...

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Tuesday, June 6, 2023

Local Woman Claims to be Anti-Capitalist Despite Clearly Dating Daddy Warbucks by Broadway Beat

by Katie Toledo. @kxtietoledo. NEW YORK, NY – Local woman and avid infograph-reposter Claire Dern was spotted outside Nobu holding hands...

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Thursday, June 1, 2023

Overworked Drama Teacher Exhausted from Being Students’ Biggest Supporter AND Biggest Bully by Broadway Beat

by J.R. Gudeon. @j.r.__gudeon. ROANOKE, VA – Westmoore High School drama teacher Sylvia Adler reported today that due to her department’s...

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Sabotage? Costumer Provides Pants Without Pockets to Jack Kelly Actor, Eliminating Acting Choices by Broadway Beat

by Hallie Quinn. @halliequinn_. BRANSON, MO - Hell was raised on Tuesday morning at the historic Woodpecker Community Theater, where...

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OPINION: At $12.99, a Haircut from Sweeney Todd is Worth the Risk by Broadway Beat

by Alex O'Connor. LONDON – Are you tired of paying an arm and a leg for a haircut? Check out The Demon Barber of Fleet Street. He charges...

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK Adds Medley of People in Your Apartment Hallway Being Loud and Weird by Broadway Beat

by Sarah Lasko. @saraheleora. NEW YORK, NY. - In a surprising move for a show already open to the public, the producers of current...

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater