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Monday, January 17, 2022

Watch Karen Mason Preview Birthday Bash! With a Performance of Carole King's 'You've Got a Friend' by Playbill

Karen Mason returns to Feinstein's/54 Below January 19 at 7 PM with an encore presentation of her sold-out show Birthday Bash! Best known for her roles in shows like Jerome Robbins’ Broa…

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Watch: Winnie the Pooh Searches for a Smackerel of Honey in (Off-Broadway's) Hundred Acre Wood by Playbill

Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation, which celebrates its 100th Off-Broadway performance on January 15 at New York City's Theatre Row, will be moving the Hundred Acre Wood to C…

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Monday, December 27, 2021

A Look Back at 2021 in Video by Playbill

As 2021 comes to an end, Playbill remembers some of the creative and inspiring moments the year leaves behind. We look back at the reopening of Broadway, the return of both Playbill Studio …

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Sunday, December 26, 2021

Watch Shereen Pimentel in Final Episode of Playbill’s Holiday Concert Series by Playbill

For the final episode of Playbill's Holiday Concert Series in 2021, Broadway alum Shereen Pimentel (West Side Story) stops by the Playbill Studio to share a medley of two holiday favorites, …

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Friday, December 17, 2021

Watch Ain’t Too Proud’s Jawan M. Jackson in a New Episode of Playbill’s Holiday Concert Series by Playbill

Ain’t Too Proud star Jawan M. Jackson stopped by the Playbill Studio to sing his version of Irving Berlin's “White Christmas,” joined by Aaron Marcellus, in a new episode of Playbill…

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Thursday, December 9, 2021

Watch Todd Almond in a New Episode of Playbill's Holiday Concert Series by Playbill

Singer-songwriter and Girl From the North Country star Todd Almond stops by the Playbill Studio to sing from his debut holiday album, A Pony for Christmas, in a new episode of Playbill's Hol…

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Steven Spielberg, Rachel Zegler, David Alvarez, More Share How They Prepared for West Side Story by Playbill

"I didn't bring Broadway to Hollywood to tell the story. I brought myself to Broadway," shares Steven Spielberg in a conversation with Playbill about the new film adaptation of West Side Sto…

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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Go Inside Rehearsals of The Prom in México City by Playbill

The first Spanish-language production of The Prom is currently playing in México City. Susana Zabaleta joins Playbill in an exclusive interview and shares how Mexican audiences have receive…

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Friday, December 3, 2021

Watch Broadway's Morgan James in 1st Installment of Playbill's Holiday Concert Series by Playbill

To celebrate the holiday season, the Playbill Studio is hosting the Holiday Concert Series, with a new episode released every Friday in December. In this first installment, Broadway's Morga…

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Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Remember the Ribbon: A Tribute to World AIDS Day by Playbill

To commemorate World AIDS Day and to honor those affected by HIV and AIDS, Playbill™ is honored to present Remember the Ribbon: A Tribute to World AIDS Day, thanks to our premier sponsor, …

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Monday, November 29, 2021

Watch: Faith Salie Shares How Her Solo Play Approval Junkie Went From Page to the Stage by Playbill

Developed in collaboration with and directed by Amanda Watkins, Faith Salie’s Approval Junkie, now playing Off-Broadway's Minetta Lane Theatre, is a personal story of a lifetime spent look…

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Sunday, November 28, 2021

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sara Bareilles, More Members of the Broadway Community Celebrate Sondheim by Playbill

Broadway luminaries gathered with hundreds of members of the community and casts of Broadway shows on the iconid red steps in the Manhattan Theatre District's Duffy Square November 28 at noo…

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Thursday, November 25, 2021

Watch Waitress Star Nik Dodani Bake Up a Special Thanksgiving Pie by Playbill

Nik Dodani’s Thanksgiving will be a bit unusual this year, but given his current role, there will at least be plenty of pie. The actor-writer-comedian is currently making his Broadway deb…

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Friday, November 19, 2021

Watch The Julie and Jackie Show with Fairycakes’ Julie Halston and Jackie Hoffman by Playbill

Before Fairycakes departs the Greenwich House Theatre on November 21, Tony Award winner Julie Halston and Emmy nominee Jackie Hoffman stop by the Playbill Studio and share their views on top…

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Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Andrew Garfield, More Talk Tick, Tick...Boom! on the Red Carpet by Playbill

“The musical theatre he saw was not what he wanted to make,” said director Lin-Manuel Miranda of tick, tick...BOOM! creator Jonathan Larson’s attitude to the industry. So, the late com…

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Go Inside the Broadway Return of Company With Stephen Sondheim, Katrina Lenk, Patti LuPone, and More by Playbill

After halting due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Marianne Elliott’s gender-swapped version of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s Company resumed previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre Nov…

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Monday, November 15, 2021

Tick, Tick…Boom! Stars Andrew Garfield, Alexandra Shipp, and Robin de Jesús on Working on the Film by Playbill

Tony winner Andrew Garfield, Alexandra Shipp, and Tony nominee Robin de Jesús share with Playbill what it was like like to work on the movie adaptation of Jonathan Larson’s tick, tick...B…

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Thursday, November 11, 2021

Watch Tony Award Winner Twyla Tharp in Rehearsals for Twyla Now at New York City Center by Playbill

Tony winner Twyla Tharp will celebrate her 80th birthday at City Center November 17–21 with Twyla Now, a program of signature works and two world premieres. Watch Tony Award nominee Robert…

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Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Learn the Choreography From Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors by Playbill

Little Shop of Horrors choreographer Ellenore Scott recently stopped by the Playbill Studio alongside cast member Joy Woods to teach a section of choreography from Alan Menken and Howard Ash…

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Monday, November 8, 2021

Watch Bianca Marroquín Sing Kiss of the Spider Woman's 'Where You Are' From of Green Room 42 Concert by Playbill

Ahead of her November 10 return to The Green Room 42 with her show Where You Are, Bianca Marroquín—currently starring in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago—stopped by the Playbill Stud…

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Friday, November 5, 2021

Watch an Exclusive Sneak Peek at Jessica Vosk in Rehearsal for Her Solo Carnegie Hall Concert by Playbill

Jessica Vosk, whose Broadway credits include Wicked, Finding Neverland, The Bridges of Madison County, and Fiddler on the Roof, will make her Carnegie Hall solo concert debut November 8 at 8…

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Friday, October 29, 2021

Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at I Put a Spell on You: The Sanderson Variant by Playbill

I Put a Spell on You: The Sanderson Variant, the annual Hocus Pocus-themed Halloween extravaganza created by and starring Jay Armstrong Johnson, premiered October 28. Watch the video above f…

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Thursday, October 28, 2021

Watch Highlights From the Broadway Revival of Caroline or Change by Playbill

After being rescheduled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Broadway revival of Caroline, or Change officially opens at Studio 54 October 27 after starting previews October 8. The Roundabout T…

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Thursday, October 21, 2021

Watch Lillias White’s Dynamic Rendition of Disney Classic 'When You Wish Upon a Star' by Playbill

Tony and Emmy winner Lillias White, back on Broadway in the Tony-winning revival of Chicago, released first solo studio album, Get Yourself Some Happy!, July 23 via Old Mill Road Recording. …

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Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Watch an Exclusive Performance of 'Journey to the Past' From the North American Tour of Anastasia by Playbill

The North American tour of Anastasia will launch at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury, Connecticut, October 19. Before taking the Broadway musical around the country, Kyla Stone, who stars in …

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of 'Sweet Gwen Suite' From the Fall for Dance Festival by Playbill

As part of the first program of the Fall for Dance Festival, The Verdon Fosse Legacy reconstructs a series of trios that were originally created for the late Tony Award winner Gwen Verdon, f…

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Paradise Square: Watch the Music Video for 'I'd Be a Soldier,' From the Broadway-Bound Musical by Playbill

Paradise Square has released a preview video of a song from the upcoming Broadway-bound musical. "I'd Be a Soldier" is one of several new numbers written for the musical since its 2019 Berke…

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Friday, October 1, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of The Broadway Set Miniatures Exhibit at The New York Public Library by Playbill

The iconic sets of Company, Follies, Evita, The Phantom of the Opera, A Little Night Music, and Sweeney Todd can currently be seen in miniature form, re-created with LEGO bricks by creator H…

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Back On Stage Together: Caroline Bowman and Austin Colby in the North American Tour of Frozen by Playbill

As theatre returns to stages around the world, actors and spouses Caroline Bowman and Austin Colby share with Playbill what it was like to deal with putting their performing lives on pause …

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Watch DCappella in a Sneak Peek of Their New 'Disney’s Broadway Is Back Medley' Music Video by Playbill

DCappella returned to NYC and the theatre district upon the reopening of Broadway for a new music video, "Disney’s Broadway Is Back Medley." Watch the video above as they stopped by the Pl…

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Max von Essen Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘I Could’ve Danced All Night’ in His Elevator Pitch by Playbill

It's not unfamiliar to those who have performed at Feinstein's/54 Below—the ride from the green room on the 10th floor down to the basement, where the stage is located, can take awhile. H…

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre