Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 11pm (Broadway Time)
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Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 2 – Necessity, The Mother of Invention by David Sabella

Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse, Part 2 Necessity, the Mother of Invention by David Sabella In my last installment of Notes from the Apocalypse, I bemoaned the fact that there is presently…

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Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 3 – Optimizing U. by David Sabella

Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 3 – Optimizing U. by David Sabella In part one and two of “Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse” I discussed the “Why’s” and “How’s” of…

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Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 4 – E Tu YouTube? by David Sabella

Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse, Part 4 – E Tu YouTube? by David Sabella So, you’ve set up your studio to be able to collaborate online. You have all the proper hardware, your Internet…

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VIDEO: Idina Menzel Sings 'Easy To Be Hard' In Today's #EncoresArchives!

New York City Center is presenting the #EncoresArchives series! The most recent video features Mark Evans performing the title song from I Married An Angel, from encores production in 2019…

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Massive $10 million+ fund to help artists, actors, writers across US by Jane Henderson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Relief fund will help a wide range of creative workers, says a coalition of arts groups.

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NSW Artists sought for Sydney Metro Art by Arts Review

Artists across New South Wales are being called upon to submit expressions of interest to design new public artworks that will greet passengers when the 10 stations on the T3 Bankstown Line …

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ToB: Thursday, April 9, 2020 & Beth Leavel by Matt Tamanini

“Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Broadway Closes through June 7 & Beth Leavel Discusses “Pride and Preju…

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Watch Celestial Emu Live in Concert now by Peter J Snee

Whilst they are unable to bring you music live from the concert hall at the moment, The Metropolitan Orchestra want

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 10pm (Broadway Time)
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Arts funding package falls short by Arts Review

In response to the federal arts funding package announced earlier today, Shadow Minister for the Arts, Tony Burke MP has said the Morrison Government clearly does not understand the scale of…

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While You Worry About Business Slowing Down, Prepare For A Sudden Ramp Up by Joe Patti

The Conversation site had an article about the impact of Covid-19 on entertainment venues and events last month. (h/t to Artsjournal.com) Authors Chris Gibbs and Louis-Etienne Dubois urge ev…

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Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 1 – If not You, Who? by David Sabella

Quarter-Notes from the Apocalypse: Part 1 – If Not You, Who? By David Sabella For weeks I have stared at this page, writing, and rewriting, as the news of the COVID-19 pandemic hurtled at …

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Gators, Tramp Productions online review – the glittering dark by Aleks.sierz

Gloriously surreal monologue about everyday anxieties in extraordinary circumstances She’s an ordinary young woman, and she really doesn’t know what to think. After all, things are way o…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 9pm (Broadway Time)
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Australia Council welcomes support package for the arts by Arts Review

The Australia Council for the Arts has welcomed the Australian Government’s commitment of $27 million in targeted funding to support regional arts, First Nations arts and music charity Sup…

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Melissa Ashley: The Bee and the Orange Tree by Arts Review

It’s 1699, and the salons of Paris are bursting with the creative energy of fierce, independent-minded women. But outside those doors, the patriarchal forces of Louis XIV and the Catholic …

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LISTEN: Hear 'Bossed Up' A Cut Song From MEAN GIRLS!

Get a first listen to Mean Girls' original Act Two opener, 'Bossed Up'

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Fred And Ginger Cheered Us Up During The Depression. Might They Do It Again? by Bob Mondello

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers gave Americans a much-needed on-screen escape in the 1930s. You can find their dance numbers online, but critic Bob Mondello recommends you watch their films i…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 8pm (Broadway Time)
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Recapping Smash 2.12: The Hit List Team Gets Literal at Bombshell's Opening Night by Mark Peikert

Plus Eileen is disappointed by a man, Julia acts unprofessionally at a work function, and Ivy gets compliments!

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VIDEO: Pass The Time with Disney FROZEN 2 Drawing Lessons

Pass the time leaning how to draw your favorite friends from Arendelle! Become a Disney artist using YouTube tutorials from real-life Disney animators!

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Celebrate Passover With THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Virtual Listening Party

Ghostlight Records will host a special online a?oeListening Partya?? to celebrate Passover tomorrow a?" Thursday, April 9 at 4:00 PM Eastern a?" for THE PRINCE OF EGYPT Original Cast Recordi…

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Melbourne’s iconic Spire lit as a beacon of hope for Victoria during COVID-19 crisis by Gabi Bergman

Arts Centre Melbourne’s iconic Spire is illuminated in yellow, a colour of hope and health, in a show of solidarity

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 7pm (Broadway Time)
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The Cast of TV's Young Sheldon Joins Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley benefits The Actors Fund.

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Apropos of Woody Allen’s New Autobiography by Trav S.D.

There’s a book review below, but first a necessary diatribe. I know there will be more than a few who object to the publishing or reading of a book by this author, much less the posting of…

Linked From Trav S.D. at 07:24PM

VIDEO: Find Your Inner Bad Girl With LOVE IN HATE NATION Activities From Two River Theatre

Two River Theatre has some fun for Joe Iconis fans as it launches at-home activities based on his musical Love in Hate Nation, an original rock romance set in a 1960s Juvie Hall, which had i…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 07:18PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 6pm (Broadway Time)
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VIDEO: Stephanie J. Block Sings 'Something Beautiful' in #54BelowatHome Clip

Following a postponement of programming due to the COVID-19 developments, Feinstein's/54 Below is opening its vaults and launching a series of streamed performances to provide theater fans e…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:45PM

Broadway Extends Shutdown As Awards Season Goes Digital by Lee Seymour

The industry is in an excruciating status - but some organizations are transmuting their usual accolades into emergency relief.

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NOT REQUIRED READING by Matt Windman

Richard Crawford has written a long-winded, superficial biography that s heavy on plot summaries and very light on juicy details.

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Center for an Urban Future Study Finds NYC's Small Arts Groups Facing Unprecedented Financial Challenges

A new report published today by the Center for an Urban Future finds that small and mid-sized arts organizations across New York City are facing unprecedented financial challenges, with many…

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Support Act welcomes Federal Government funding for COVID-19 response by Peter J Snee

The Board, management and staff of Support Act have today welcomed the $10 million funding package announced by the Deputy

Linked From AussieTheatre at 06:30PM

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Kristin Chenoweth And More Join NY1 ON STAGE AT HOME Two-Part Special, Hosted By Frank DiLella

This weekend, NY1's On Stage will step off the stage and into the homes of some of Broadway's most beloved stars to hear their personal messages of hope and inspiration during a two-part spe…

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Broadway producers plan for uncertain reopening date by Caitlin Huston

Though Broadway theaters face extended closures, many producers believe their shows will return.  The Broadway League announced Wednesday that theaters would remain closed through June 7, a…

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An Anthem for NYC! Hear Jenifer Lewis Sing a New Rendition of Marc Shaiman and Robert I. Rubinsky's 'God Save the City' by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-winning songwriter Marc Shaiman has released a new video for the song 'God Save the City' as an anthem for the ongoing COVID-19 crisis that has shuttered Broadway through June 7. With …

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Starry Lips Together, Teeth Apart Reading a Hit for Broadway.com and BC/EFA COVID-19 Fund by Broadway.com

More than 50,000 theater fans around the world celebrated the genius of late playwright Terrence McNally by tuning in for the starry Broadway.com livestream reading of his 1991 play Lips Tog…

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The University As Intellectual Factory (We’ve Been Warned) by Artsjournal

The transformation of the university into a capital-intensive, bureaucratically organised enterprise was not simply an effect of academic specialisation. More than a century earlier, Adam Sm…

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Broadway’s Obie Awards Go Virtual by Artsjournal

The annual celebration of stage work was originally scheduled to be held at Terminal 5 in Manhattan on May 18. Instead it will be postponed until a later, as yet unannounced, date. In an int…

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#BWWPrompts: What Is the Name of Your Opening Number for 'Quarantine: The Musical'?

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.

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WITH EARLY CURTAIN, BROADWAY HAS LOWEST BOX OFFICE TALLY IN FOUR YEARS by Philip Boroff

Is the Broadway season over? If so, statistically, 2019-20 was both disastrous and illustrative of the industry’s resilience. The season that was to end in late May is effectively kaput, t…

Linked From Broadway Journal at 06:02PM

Watch Shakespeare in the Park’s MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING now! by Gabi Bergman

The iconic Shakespeare comedy is available for streaming right from your home! Directed by Tony Award winner Kenny Leon (American

Linked From AussieTheatre at 06:00PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 5pm (Broadway Time)
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From Cats to Company: My musical influences by Bob Bullen

I guess this period of self-isolation has inspired me to self-reflect. I thought it would be a kick to outline shows that have influenced me throughout my 40 years on this earth, organized b…

Linked From Chicago Theatre Addict at 05:48PM

04/12 @ 7:00 pm Liberace’s Easter Special by Sue Matsuki

You DO NOT want to miss David Maiocco’s Liberace’s Easter Special Sunday, April 12 @ 7:00 pm on Facebook Live His last video “At Home with Liberace” was such a huge hit, he’s decid…

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Broadway Shutdown Extended by Barry Gordin

BROADWAY THEATRES EXTEND SUSPENSION THROUGH JUNE 7, 2020 April 8, 2020: In accordance with guidelines from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and under the continued directio…

Linked From theaterlife at 05:24PM

QuaranToons: Frozen's Anna is Building Her Own Company by Broadway.com

Broadway.com illustrator Tug Rice has been thinking up what our favorite Broadway characters are doing while theaters are closed and they're at home social distancing. Do you want to buil…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive: Home Edition with Anthony Boyle by Broadway.com

We check in with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Tony nominee and The Plot Against America star Anthony Boyle.

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Odds & Ends: PBS Is Streaming Great Performances Plays for Free & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. PBS' Thirteen Offering Access to Great Performances Here's another item to add to your quarantine watch list. The PBS chan…

Linked From Broadway.com at 05:12PM

Watch This Mesmerizing Music Video from Soft Power; the Original Cast Album Will Be Released Next Week by Lindsey Sullivan

David Henry Hwang and Jeanine Tesori's score to the musical Soft Power will be preserved with an original cast recording by Ghostlight Records. The album will be released in digital and str…

Linked From Broadway.com at 05:12PM

An Anthem for NYC! Hear Jenifer Lewis Sing a New Rendition of Marc Shaiman's 'God Save the City' by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-winning songwriter Marc Shaiman has released a new video for the song 'God Save the City' as an anthem for the ongoing COVID-19 crisis that has shuttered Broadway through June 7. Origi…

Linked From Broadway.com at 05:12PM

Tony Nominee Anthony Boyle on The Plot Against America and Life 'Post-Potter' by Caitlin Moynihan

Anthony Boyle is now a vegan much to his own surprise. The Tony-nominated and Olivier-winning Harry Potter and the Cursed Child actor has hunkered down with his family in Belfast, Ireland w…

Linked From Broadway.com at 05:12PM

Broadway theatre closure extended to 7 June 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Broadway's theatres will remain closed until 7 June 2020.  The statement made today by the Broadway League extends the closure of Broadway shows which came into effect on 12…

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Sad: Pictures Of The Demolition Of The Old LACMA by Artsjournal

The work that began Monday focused on the museum’s 1965 Leo S. Bing Center, a 600-seat theater designed by architect William L. Pereira that has been used for film screenings, musical perf…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 05:06PM

Montreal’s Franglais Rap: Multi-Culti Creativity Or Threat To The Survival Of French In North America? by Artsjournal1

“To their legions of fans, the groups give voice to the bilingual vernacular of a multicultural city, marinated by its past French and British rulers, the forces of globalization and succe…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 05:06PM

Rehearsals Move Online – To Practice And For Community by Artsjournal

“Physical distancing is the antithesis of what a community chorus is all about. We rehearse for four months before our performances twice a year. The community we form as we breathe, learn…

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When We See Familiar Art Again We Will Have Changed by Artsjournal

Peter Schjeldahl: Online “virtual tours” add insult to injury, in my view, as strictly spectacular, amorphous disembodiments of aesthetic experience. Inaccessible, the works conjure in t…

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When The Music Stops – Your Life On The Road Scrambles To A Halt by Artsjournal

Lara Downes: “Two weeks of dates cancelled, and then before we knew it, two months. Every single concert, opera, festival, club date–our calendars were wiped clean. When it happened, som…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 05:06PM

VIDEO: Watch the New Music Video for Marc Shaiman's 'God Save The City' From DEMENTOS

Marc Shaiman has released a new music video for his song a?oeGod Save The Citya?? from the 1970's musical Dementos. It was originally written as an ode to the homeless and marginalized and l…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:06PM

Broadway and Television Producer Thomas Miller Passes Away at 79

BroadwayWorld is saddened to report that stage and screen producer Thomas L. Miller has passed away from complications from heart disease. He was 79 years old.

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Sunny Showtunes: We're Livin' It Up Inside With HADESTOWN

Go on and live it up inside today with Persephone and the gang from Hadestown!

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VIDEO: West End Stars Sing 'Always Look on the Bright Side of Life' for Acting For Others

Martyn Ellis & Adam Price have produced a video of West End stars singing Always Look on the Bright Side of Life to raise money for Acting For Others!

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Wayne Brady, Michael Urie & More Featured on Latest Edition of THE 24 HOUR PLAYS: VIRAL MONOLOGUES

A fourth evening of The 24 Hour Plays: Viral Monologues streamed last night and is available now on IGTV @24hourplays and at https://24hourplays.com/viral-monologues/. 22 actors were paired …

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The Actors Fund Offers Financial Wellness Program

The Actors Center is offering the Financial Wellness Program. Each single-session meeting will provide an overview of available federal and NY-based financial assistance and relief; discuss…

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VIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed Sing 'Maybe This Time' From Signature Theatre's CABARET

Signature Theatre is taking us through their past productions! Today they posted a clip of Barrett Wilbert Weed singing Maybe This Time fro their production of Cabaret.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:00PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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Provincetown Theater Launches Free Virtual Programming Series, Including Productions of The Laramie Project, August: Osage County by Andrew Gans

Artistic Director David Drake's programming also includes a series of live-streamed conversations with civic leaders and concerned citizens.

Linked From Playbill at 04:43PM

Sarah Kane Through a Russian Prism by John Freedman

Of all the unexpected things I think I might be able to imagine, one I could never have imagined for a minute was Alexander Zeldovich’s production of Sarah Kane’s 4.48 Psychosis at the S…

Linked From thetheatretimes.com at 04:39PM

Video Roundup April 8: Elaine Paige Offers a Musical Theatre Challenge, Celia Keenan-Bolger Reads City of Girls, More by Dan Meyer

Stage favorites are making the most of social distancing in light of the COVID-19 crisis.

Linked From Playbill at 04:34PM

Video Roundup April 9: Elaine Paige Offers a Musical Theatre Challenge, Celia Keenan-Bolger Reads City of Girls, More by Dan Meyer

Stage favorites are making the most of social distancing in light of the COVID-19 crisis.

Linked From Playbill at 04:34PM

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty Dissect Their Ragtime Score by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty

A deep dive into the untold stories of lyrical inspirations, creations of musical themes, cut sequences, and the genius of Terrence McNally behind the show’s Tony Award–winning songs.

Linked From Playbill at 04:25PM

Virtual SXSW Film Review: ‘Drunk Bus’ PLUS a Special Free Event by Kurt Gardner

One of the many casualties of this year’s canceled SXSW Festival is Drunk Bus, the feature debut from directors John Carlucci and Brandon LaGanke. It’s a ruefully funny film that deserve…

Linked From Arts Beat LA at 04:24PM

Broadway Shutdown Will Continue Until June 7th, “Diana” Musical Producer Vows “We Shall Return,” Famed Eatery Tweets “Oy” by Roger Friedman

The Broadway shutdown will continue past April 12th until June 7th. That’s the same day the Tony Awards would have been presented.

Linked From ShowBiz 411 at 04:12PM

ALIVE! THE ZOMBIE MUSICAL IN CONCERT Starring Amanda Jane Cooper, Zach Adkins & More Will Be Available For Streaming

ALIVE! The Zombie Musical in Concert will be available to stream on Thursday, April 9th, for 24 hours. The musical was recorded at Pershing Square Signature Theatre and features a cast of Br…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:03PM

VIDEO: Sierra Boggess and Ramin Karimloo Sing 'Once Upon Another Time' From LOVE NEVER DIES

While we are all at home, Sierra Boggess and Ramin Karimloo are lifting our spirits with beautiful music! 

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VIDEO: Jason Robert Brown Performs His Rendition of Passover Song 'Dayenu'

Tonight, April 8 marks the first night of Passover! In 2016, Jason Robert Brown performed the Passover song Dayenu at his SubCulture residency concert.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:03PM

Santino Fontana to Narrate HUNGER GAMES Prequel Audiobook

Scholastic announced today that Tony Award-winning actor Santino Fontana will narrate the audio book edition of The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, the much-anticipated new novel in the wo…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:03PM

VIDEO: Lauren Patten Sings 'Let It Be' for Geffen Stayhouse

Geffen Playhouse presents Geffen Stayhouse! They will be be sharing exclusive, original content every Wednesday from some of their Geffen alums and favorite theater artists.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:03PM

Theatre by Any Other Name by American Theatre Editors

Beyond simply streaming filmed stage productions, artists are getting creative in connecting with audiences and each other in a quarantined world.

Linked From American Theatre at 04:02PM

Broadway Dark Until June 7 Due to COVID-19 by David Sheward

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to ravage the New York theater world as well as all aspects of American and world society. All 41 Broadway theaters are officially closed until June 7. On Mar…

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VIDEO: Christian Dante White Sings 'The Music That Makes Me Dance/I Got Lost In His Arms' in #54BelowatHome Clip

Following a postponement of programming due to the COVID-19 developments, Feinstein's/54 Below is opening its vaults and launching a series of streamed performances to provide theater fans e…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:00PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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Nickelodeon Greenlights Musical Sibling Comedy Pilot

Nickelodeon has announced a new live-action musical comedy, Erin and Aaron, according to Deadline.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:52PM

Celebrate #SociallyDistancedShakespeare With These 9 Reinventions of the Bard by Marc J. Franklin

Ahead of its upcoming production of Hamlet, the Young Vic Theatre gives theatre audiences a laugh with timely reinventions of Shakespeare’s classics.

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Livestreaming Writing from Shock: Writing During a Pandemic by Crystal Skillman

By Crystal Skillman. Playwright Crystal Skillman presents Writing from Shock: Writing During a Pandemic livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at ho…

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Broadway Licensing Launches New Plays to Be Performed by Video Conferencing by Olivia Clement

The collection, for students and adults, can be performed on Zoom, as well as Facebook Live and other virtual spaces.

Linked From Playbill at 03:41PM

Broadway Theaters Extend Suspension Through June 7 by Matthew Wexler

Broadway shows in New York City will extend the current suspension of all performances through June 7, 2020. The post Broadway Theaters Extend Suspension Through June 7 appeared first on…

Linked From The Broadway Blog at 03:32PM

American Theatre Wing Launches COVID-19 Response Effort by Matthew Wexler

The American Theatre Wing has outlined the first phase of its National COVID-19 Response Effort. The post American Theatre Wing Launches COVID-19 Response Effort appeared first on The Broa…

Linked From The Broadway Blog at 03:32PM

VIDEO: Laura Benanti and Donna Murphy Perform 'Ohio' From WONDERFUL TOWN in #EncoresArchives Clip

New York City Center is presenting the #EncoresArchives series! They will be posting daily highlights from their musical theater vault from Encores!, Encores! Off-Center, and Gala producti…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:23PM

Ailey All Access Continues to Virtually Connect with Fans Around the Globe

The Ailey organization continues to carry out founder Alvin Ailey's belief that 'dance came from the people and that it should always be delivered back to the people' during this challenging…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:16PM

Top College Theatre Programs You Might Not Know, but Should; Part 4, the Western US Schools by Performerstuff

Top College Theatre Programs You Might Not Know, but Should; Part 4, the Western US Schools Written by Michelle J. Evans April 8, 2020 This spring has definitely thrown us some major cu…

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Broadway extends its shutdown for nearly two more months as anxieties rise about its future by Peter Marks

Some shows with box-office jitters will have a harder time coming back, experts say.

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SOFT POWER Original Cast Recording to be Released; The Public Theater to Host Virtual Listening Party

GHOSTLIGHT RECORDS has announced that Soft Power - Original Cast Recording will be available on digital and streaming formats on Friday, April 17.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:11PM

How Theatre Award Ceremonies Are Handling the Coronavirus Shutdown by Ryan McPhee

From the Tonys to the Obies, here's what's happening with the spring awards season.

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JOE'S PUB LIVE! Continues With Alan Cumming, AJOYO, THIS ALIEN NATION and More

While Joe's Pub, a program of The Public Theater, remains closed to the public through May 31, 2020, it will continue to bring art and levity into homes across the world with JOE'S PUB LIVE!…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:04PM

Fenway Park’s Organist Is Playing The Games Even Though Baseball Has Been Canceled by Artsjournal

Normally, Josh Kantor is in a perch at Boston’s venerable baseball park, churning out tunes as the home team’s official organist. In late March, with the season put on pause due to coron…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 03:03PM

Archaeologists Open Egyptian Mummy’s Coffin And Discover 3,000-Year-Old Paintings Inside by Artsjournal1

At the Perth Museum and Art Gallery in Scotland, conservators working to preserve the remains of an ancient priestess or noblewoman named Ta-Kr-Hb opened her sarcophagus and found two painti…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 03:03PM

Listening Party: Revisit the Broadway Cast Recording of Waitress by Marc J. Franklin

Jagged Little Pill's Celia Rose Gooding recommends a shift at the diner with Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson's hit musical.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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Tony Winner Santino Fontana Will Narrate Audio Edition of The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes, Hunger Games Prequel by Andrew Gans

Suzanne Collins' new book is set 64 years before the events of The Hunger Games.

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Lincoln Center Unveils New Website for LINCOLN CENTER AT HOME

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts has launched a new website for its one-stop portal to all digital offerings from across its iconic campus, Lincoln Center at Home (#LincolnCenterAtHome…

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American Ballet Theatre Cancels 2020 Season

American Ballet Theatre announced today the cancellation of its 2020 season at the Metropolitan Opera House. The season, marking the Company's 80th Anniversary, was scheduled for May 11-July…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:46PM

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for HOW TO BUILD A GIRL, Starring Beanie Feldstein, Emma Thompson, & More!

IFC Films has released the trailer for How to Build a Girl, starring Beanie Feldstein. Based on the best-selling novel by Caitlin Moran, How to Build a Girl is a sassy, sexy, and a profoundl…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:46PM

Governor Cuomo Expresses Doubt Over Broadway Timeline

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo however remains skeptical the shows will go on as projected. He said at today's briefing when asked about the possibility of other NYC businesses following the…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:39PM

Stephen Schwartz and John Bucchino to Join Andy Einhorn for 92 Y Livestream

While the 92Y stage may be dark, award-winning songwriters and long-time friends Stephen Schwartz and John Bucchino join music director and conductor Andy Einhorn online for a livestre…

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VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo Announces Today's AFI Movie Club Pick THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA

Cynthia Erivo announces today's AFI Movie Club selection: THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA.

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People’s Light joins the digital life of American theater with Jeanne Sakata’s ‘Hold These Truths’ by Cameron Kelsall

As many theater companies throughout the country begin offering streaming content to offset closures, People’s Light releases a filmed version of Jeanne Sakata’s ‘Hold These Truths,’…

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Watch Donna Murphy and Laura Benanti Sing 'Ohio' From City Center Encores! Wonderful Town by Andrew Gans

The third week of videos, part of the venue's series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, spotlights musicals set in New York.

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VIDEO: Cast of A MUSICAL ABOUT STAR WARS Releases New Virtual Sing Along

While Broadway and Off-Broadway is on hiatus, the cast and crew of the off-Broadway musical A Musical About Star Wars got together to sing a virtual version of the show's anthem, a?oeBe Th…

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Watch Mark Setlock Read Becky Mode's Fully Committed on Plays in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

Plays in the House is a spinoff of Stars in the House, the daily benefit series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley to benefit The Actors Fund.

Linked From Playbill at 02:15PM

Julianne Brienza announces “with agony” this year’s Fringe Festival is off by Guest Author

  By Julianne Brienza Founding Director, Captial Fringe  When planning began for the fifteenth annual Fringe Festival, no one could have imagined a pandemic with such fast, global restrict…

Linked From DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:10PM

Jeanine Tesori and David Henry Hwang's Soft Power to Release Cast Album in April by Logan Culwell-Block

The recording will feature the cast of The Public Theater's Off-Broadway premiere, led by Conrad Ricamora, Francis Jue, and Alyse Alan Louis.

Linked From Playbill at 02:10PM

Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW to Spotlight Student Performers Whose Shows Were Cancelled

Broadway's kid actors are still connecting (virtually of course) and its The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin that showcases it quite well.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:05PM

New York Theater Awards 2020: What, when, how and whether. by New York Theater

The schedule for most theater awards is still uncertain, as it is for theater as a whole, given that the fight against the coronavirus has resulted in the closing of New York theaters in Ma…

Linked From newyorktheater.me at 02:03PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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Another Landmark Postmodern Dance Piece You Can Perform At Home by Artsjournal1

Last week it was one by Yvonne Rainer. This week it’s Trisha Brown’s 1971 Roof Piece, in which “dancers scattered themselves across the roofs of SoHo and played a dance version of the …

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Say Goodbye To The Cleveland Plain Dealer As Owners Dismantle It by Artsjournal

“The paper’s remaining staffers are now faced with a devastating decision: they can either leave and let the state’s largest paper, (and the country’s first News Guild), die, ceding …

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Jason Robert Brown Offers His Rendition of ‘Dayenu’ for Passover by Ruthie Fierberg

Ahead of the night of the first Passover seder, the Tony-winning composer lyricist shares his remix of the holiday tune.

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IAMA Theatre Company Releases Clip of FOUND: A NEW MUSICAL Featuring Jonah Platt and More

IAMA Theatre Company via @TheatreWithoutTheater has released a video clip from its West Coast premiere of Found: A New Musical, which was forced to close mid-run due to the current public h…

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American Ballet Theatre Cancels 2020 Season at Metropolitan Opera Due to COVID-19 Health Crisis by Dan Meyer

Productions on the slate included Romeo and Juliet, Jane Eyre, and The Sleeping Beauty.

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Livestreaming Directors + Playwrights - Lauren talks with Evren Odcikin by Lauren Gunderson

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson presents a conversation Directors + Playwrights - Lauren talks with Evren Odcikin livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced H…

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What shows have extended their booking periods?

Theatres may currently be closed to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, but that doesn’t mean all our favourite shows aren’t on our minds whilst we’re staying at home. Thankfully, man…

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Playbill Viewing: Wesley Taylor and Mitchell Jarvis' 2013 Streaming Series It Could Be Worse by Andrew Gans

Relive the delicious behind-the-scenes comedy as struggling actor Jacob encounters a theatrical diva played to a fare thee well by Alison Fraser.

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In a world shut in by COVID-19, 3 DMV theaters find innovative uses for Zoom by Daniella Ignacio

Zoom is currently a common mode of communication for the world affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Schools and colleges use it for online classes; companies are using it for meetings; friends…

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How I got hooked on theatre: Eric Schaeffer by Guest Writer

I grew up in a small town in the middle of Amish Country in Pennsylvania. There wasn’t much to do other than ride your bike, go to the pool or count cows.  So we had a first grade teacher…

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Livestreaming Theatre Journalist + Playwright - Lauren talks with Diep Tran by Lauren Gunderson

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson presents a conversation Theatre Journalist + Playwright - Lauren talks with Diep Tran livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produc…

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VIDEO: Actor Handcuffed by LAPD While Making Self-Tape of August Wilson Monologue

When LA-based actor Tyree Freely began creating his self-tape for Leah Daniels-Butler Casting's Quarantine Monologues project, he didn't realize that it would a conclude with a visit from t…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:16PM

Artist Relief Coalition Launches Emergency Fund for Artists Affected by the Health Crisis

A coalition of national arts grantmakers, consisting of Academy of American Poets, Artadia, Creative Capital, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, MAP Fund, National YoungArts Foundation, and U…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:16PM

Gov. Cuomo advises others not to rely on Broadway reopening date by Caitlin Huston

In a press conference Wednesday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said other live entertainment venues should not use Broadway’s current reopening date as guidance. “I wouldn’t use what Broadway thin…

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Breaking the stereotypical Latino storyline by Ariel Parrella-Aureli

A new bilingual podcast puts a microphone to the local Latinx community. Everyone has a podcast. Even your dog has a podcast.…

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Livestreaming Dramaturgs + Playwrights - Lauren and Martine Greene-Rogers talk by Lauren Gunderson

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson presents a conversation Dramaturgs + Playwrights - Lauren and Martine Greene-Rogers talk livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-pro…

Linked From HowlRound at 01:14PM

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo Skeptical Of Broadway’s June 7 Return: “I Wouldn’t Use What Broadway Thinks As A Barometer Of Anything” by Greg Evans

UPDATED with video New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo expressed skepticism about Broadway’s just-announced June 7 reopening date. “I wouldn’t use what Broadway thinks as a barometer of anythin…

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BWW Flashback: Get Ready for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Weekend with Just Judases

Below, we're counting down to the Jesus-filled weekend with a look back at notable Judases, from Broadway to London and everywhere in between! Which version of 'Heaven on Their Minds' is you…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:01PM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at noon (Broadway Time)
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Watch Ryan McCartan Sing 'This Nearly Was Mine'' on R&H Goes Live! by Dan Meyer

The YouTube series offers live stream performances and Q&As with a variety of Broadway favorites.

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Seattle Is Boarded Up. Seattle’s Artists Are Painting Murals On The Boards by Artsjournal

Plywood started going up about two weeks ago after vandals began smashing windows of closed businesses. That led to more plywood from store owners who feared they might be next. Things were …

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‘Tiger King’, The Most Watched TV Show In The U.S., Is An Ethical And Moral Dumpster Fire by Artsjournal1

“[The series is] the latest and most acute iteration of a Netflix trend toward extreme storytelling; the more unfathomable and ethically dubious, the better. The point is virality — cont…

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Hope Mill Theatre celebrate Rodgers and Hammerstein in online concert by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Manchester's Hope Mill Theatre will celebrate Rodgers and Hammerstein with West End stars in Some Enchanted Evening an online concert on 26 April This post Hope Mill Theatre …

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The Daily Distraction: Liz Callaway Finds a 'Beautiful City' While Driving Through New York by Ryan McPhee

The Tony nominee serenades and soothes in her "AutoTunes" videos.

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The Show Must Go Online: “It came about as a response to loss” by Lindsey Huebner

When man of many talents, Rob Myles first came up with the idea for Shakespeare-inspired online platform, The Show Must Go Online, he never envisaged it would become so popular. Here, he tal…

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Juliette Binoche lives la vie online in the twisty Who You Think I Am

The actress plays a literature professor crafting her own fictions in a thriller of infatuation and intrigue

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anne Hathaway Among Special Guests on SESAME STREET: ELMO'S PLAYDATE Special

WarnerMedia announced it will air the half-hour special, SESAME STREET: ELMO'S PLAYDATE, simultaneously across HBO, HBO Latino, TBS, TNT, truTV, Cartoon Network and Boomerang on TUESDAY, A…

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Michael Caine brings added strangeness to fantasy Four Kids and It

Children from two broken families discover a mythical creature voiced by the veteran actor

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System Crasher — a nine-year-old wreaks havoc in small-town Germany

The propulsive portrait of a child in the grip of a troubled psyche

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Crip Camp uncovers a retreat for disabled teenagers with a potent legacy

New Netflix documentary revisits the American teens who summered together in 1971

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The Servant is a snapshot of 1960s subversion starring Dirk Bogarde

Joseph Losey and Harold Pinter burrow deep into the nature of power in this dazzling classic

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Livestreaming Musical Theatre w/ Lauren, Kait Kerrigan + Brian Lowdermilk by Lauren Gunderson

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson presents a conversation Musical Theatre w/ Lauren, Kait Kerrigan + Brian Lowdermilk livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produ…

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Giacometti in your home: personal, evocative and revelatory

Online project unveils lost works and traces the lineage between the great sculptor and Rodin

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Online Fringe Theatre Festival launched to stream shows by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A rich variety of fringe shows are being streamed online as part of an Online Fringe Theatre Festival set up to help artists during the theatre shutdown. This post Online Frin…

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BROADWAY TO REMAIN CLOSED THROUGH JUNE 7, APPARENTLY ENDING 2019-2020 SEASON IMMEDIATELY by Robert Shuman

(Greg Evans’s article appeared on Deadline, 4/8; via the Drudge Report.) Broadway will remain closed through June 7, a two-month extension of the current coronavirus shutdown that would…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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Pulitzer Prize Board Postpones 2020 Announcement Date by Olivia Clement

The announcement for the annual prizes, including the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, was originally scheduled for April.

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04/09 @ 6:00 pm Zoe Lewis by Sue Matsuki

Zoe Lewis on Facebook Live Thursdays @ 6:00 pm EST This is turning out to be a big success because, as it turns out, we all need music and some fun right now! Please tune in and join the par…

Linked From www.cabarethotspot.com at 11:55AM

Broadway Shutdown to Continue Through June 7 by Laurenyarger

A notice from the Broadway League: In accordance with guidelines from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and under the continued direction of Governor Andrew Cuomo, Broadway shows in New Y…

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04/11 @ noon APSS presents The Ritz Brothers by Sue Matsuki

THE AMERICAN POPULAR SONG SOCIETY and WILL FRIEDWALD’S CLIP JOINT present “AN AFTERNOON WITH THE RITZ BROTHERS.” via ZOOM special guests: JANNA RITZ TANINBAUM (youngest daughter of HA…

Linked From www.cabarethotspot.com at 11:49AM

Amsterdam Embraces A New Model For Its Post-COVID Life by Artsjournal

“When suddenly we have to care about climate, health, and jobs and housing and care and communities, is there a framework around that can help us with all of that? Yes there is, and it is …

Linked From ArtsJournal at 11:48AM

Australia’s Arts Funder Slashes Grants, Leaving Companies In Shock by Artsjournal1

The Australia Council for the Arts’ four-year funding program for 2021-24 has reduced the number of organizations included by a quarter, from 128 to 95, and has cut the planned grants for …

Linked From ArtsJournal at 11:48AM

NEA Announces Plans for $75 Million in Relief to Arts Orgs by American Theatre Editors

Nonprofit institutions, which will get most of $75 million, can apply for up to $50,000, while local and state arts agencies can apply for larger sums.

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Beetlejuice Officially Closes at the Winter Garden Theatre After Broadway Extends Shutdown by Dan Meyer

The musical, starring Alex Brightman, was initially slated to take its final bow June 6.

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Williamstown Theatre Festival Partners With Audible for 2020 Season by American Theatre Editors

Forced to cancel the summer season, the festival will work with Audible to provide the season digitally.

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New and Upcoming Book and Music Releases For the Week of April 6 - HAMILTON Book, CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND Album, and More!

Need something new to read or watch? Check out this week's list of new and upcoming releases!

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Coalition of Arts Funders Launches Emergency Artist Relief Fund

A coalition of national arts grantmakers, consisting of Academy of American Poets, Artadia, Creative Capital, Foundation for Contemporary Arts, MAP Fund, National YoungArts Foundation, and U…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:36AM

With Closure Official BEETLEJUICE Considering Future Production Plans; Tour

With this morning's news about Broadway remaining closed through June 7th, it makes it official that BEETLEJUICE on Broadway has played its final performance at the Winter Garden Theatre.

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The Shutdown Continues: All Performances of Broadway Shows Now Suspended Through June 7 by Broadway.com

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the Broadway League has announced a further delay to the reopening of shows on the Great White Way. Initially set to be shut down through April 12, all Br…

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The 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Ceremony to Take Place Online May 31 by Broadway.com

The Drama Desk ceremony is going digital. The organization announced today they will adopt a revised season end date of March 11 and move forward with the release of nominations on April 21…

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Beetlejuice Will Not Return to Broadway Due to Extended Shutdown by Broadway.com

The Tony-nominated smash Beetlejuice played its final performance on March 11 at the Winter Garden Theatre. The new musical had originally been slated to end its run on June 6, but the show…

Linked From Broadway.com at 11:36AM

04/15 @ 6:30 pm Lorna Luft Encore Show by Sue Matsuki

Lorna Luft’s 2018 54 Below Show April 15th @ 6:30 pm on YouTube Live With Lorna’s special guests: David Sabella, Ernie Sabella, Ruth Williamson, and Haley Swindal Tantleff. This is a on…

Linked From www.cabarethotspot.com at 11:36AM

BROADWAY LEAGUE EXTENDS SHUTDOWN THROUGH JUNE 7 by Philip Boroff

The Broadway League extended its shutdown through June 7, the original date of the Tony Awards, guaranteeing that Broadway will be closed at least three months due to the coronavirus pandemi…

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Scoop Update: Broadway Suspended Through June 7

This morning, Charlotte St. Martin, Broadway League president, released a statement regarding the current closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The College Showcase Must Go On (Virtually!) - Part 17

We've been compiling videos from college seniors all around the country for our new daily showcase series. Although their performances were cancelled, the show must go on-- virtually!

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Let it Be – Lopez Family Singers in quarantine – Watch this! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Meet the Lopez Family Singers and listen to this amazing rendition of lennon and McCartney's Let It Be. Watch this video! This post Let it Be – Lopez Family Singers in quar…

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Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, April 8- with Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee and More!

Broadway might be dark this month, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway today, April 8, 2020.

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‘Beetlejuice’ will not reopen at Winter Garden Theatre, but considers other options by Caitlin Huston

“Beetlejuice,” which was scheduled to end its run at the Winter Garden Theatre on June 6, will not be returning to the theater due to extended closures on Broadway. Broadway theaters wil…

Linked From broadwaynews.com at 11:24AM

What’s the future of live theater beyond COVID-19?: A point-counterpoint between Audrey Cefaly and Elliott Bales by Guest Author

What follows is an extraordinary conversation. It started as a Facebook post by award-winning playwright Audrey Cefaly. It was joined by her dear friend, acclaimed actor Elliott Bales, who d…

Linked From DC Metro Theater Arts at 11:20AM

Broadway Will Remain Closed at Least Until June, and Probably Longer by Michael Paulson

The 41 Broadway theaters have been closed since March 12, and industry leaders are aware that large gatherings may be among the last forms of activity to resume when the pandemic eases.

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Hot Clip of the Day: Dreamgirls, Angela Lansbury and Donna McKechnie Tribute Michael Bennett

It is the extraordinary Michael Bennett's birthday today. The seven time Tony Award winner would have been 77 years old.Our Hot Clip is from a special tribute featuring The Dreamgirls and th…

Linked From BroadwayBox at 11:11AM

5 Predictions for the Post Coronavirus World . . . and Broadway.

As a few cities around the world start to see some “leveling” of the curve (if not necessarily flattening) and as NYC approaches its apex, it’s time to start looking ahead. While we ar…

Linked From The Producer's Perspective at 11:10AM

DCMTA Spring 2020 Staff Favorites: Outstanding Performances in a Professional Production by Dc Metro Theater Arts Staff

Normally we who cover theater for DC Metro Theater Arts collect our favorites as the year draws to a close, but this has not been a normal year. In mid-March the 2020 season was interrupted …

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Broadway theaters extend closure through June 7 by Caitlin Huston

Broadway theaters have extended their shutdown through June 7, the Broadway League announced Wednesday. The new date was set in accordance with guidelines from the Center for Disease Control…

Linked From broadwaynews.com at 11:03AM

Broadway To Remain Closed Through June 7, Effectively Ending 2019-2020 Season Immediately by Greg Evans

Broadway will remain closed through June 7, a two-month extension of the current coronavirus shutdown that would seem to retroactively end the 2019-2020 Broadway season with the March 12 shu…

Linked From Deadline at 11:03AM

Beetlejuice Has Ended Its Run at the Winter Garden Theatre

The musical was scheduled to close June 6.

Linked From TheaterMania at 11:03AM

Broadway Theaters Extend Suspension Through June 7

The suspension began March 12.

Linked From TheaterMania at 11:03AM

2020 Drama Desk Awards to Go Ahead as Planned

Nominations will be announced April 21.

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Broadway Theatres Extend Shutdown as Coronavirus Outbreak Looms Over New York City by Ryan McPhee

Shows were initially slated to close through April 12; they’re now hoping to resume in June.

Linked From Playbill at 11:02AM
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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VIDEO: MRS. DOUBTFIRE's Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese & Brad Oscar Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Thursday at 12pm!

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in tomorrow, April 9 (12pm), as he chats with stars of Mrs. Doubtfire- Rob…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:58AM

Bob Avian: Part 2 by Barry Gordin

Bob Avian: Dancing Man, A Life in Theater as Choreographer/Director; Tales of Collaborating with Michael Bennett in New Autobiography By: Ellis Nassour April 8, 2020: Dancing Man: A …

Linked From theaterlife at 10:56AM

PRE-SHUTDOWN SETLIST #2: TRUMPET OF THE SWAN in SEATTLE 3/7/20 by Jason Robert Brown

I have a friend who lives in Beijing, and by the time of the TADA! gala, he and his family had already been in lockdown for over a month. I remember not being able to imagine what that was l…

Linked From Jason Robert Brown at 10:51AM

Watch a Powerful Concert Performance of the New Musical Passing Through by Ruthie Fierberg

Based on the story of the man who walked from Pennsylvania to California collecting stories of America and hope, the musical premiered at Goodspeed in 2019.

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Coronavirus: DCMS committee launches inquiry into impact of pandemic on culture sector by Georgia Snow

A parliamentary inquiry has been launched into the impact of Covid-19 on the culture sector, with the industry being called upon to

Linked From The Stage Registration at 10:44AM

ACT of Connecticut Unveils 2020–2021 Season by Olivia Clement

The theatre will kick off its new season in the fall with Freaky Friday.

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Pulitzer Prizes Postponed, Will Be Livestreamed In May by Artsjournal1

The announcement of this year’s awards had been scheduled for April 20, but, as administrator Dana Canedy said in a statement, “The Pulitzer board includes many high-level journalists wh…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 10:42AM

Kennedy Center Rescinds Furlough Of National Symphony Musicians by Artsjournal1

“The deal [with the musicians’ union] includes immediate pay cuts until early September, a wage freeze and a delayed pay increase and extends the current contract for a year, to 2024, ac…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 10:42AM

Williamstown Theatre Festival Finds Alternative To Canceling This Summer’s Season by Artsjournal1

“In a bold attempt to salvage its shows, the festival … has decided to develop, rehearse, and record all seven of its planned productions and release them in audio form on Audible … [w…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 10:42AM

Coronavirus: UK’s orchestras in ‘critical condition’, industry body warns by Giverny Masso

Orchestras for major opera and ballet companies have been put in a “critical position” due to the Covid-19 pandemic and need more

Linked From The Stage Registration at 10:40AM

VIDEO: Ryan McCartan Joins Laura Osnes for R&H Goes Live- Watch at 1pm!

Today The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization will present the third video in their new YouTube series, R&H Goes Live!, a spinoff of their existing R&H Goes Pop! video series. The…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:32AM

VIDEO: Watch a YOUNG SHELDON Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE with Seth Rudetsky- Live at 8pm!

Stars in The House continues tonight (8pm) for a TV Reunion of Young Sheldon!

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VIDEO: Watch FULLY COMMITTED on STARS IN THE HOUSE with Seth Rudetsky- Live at 2pm!

Stars in The House continues today (2pm) with Plays in the House: Fully Committed and tonight (8pm) for a TV Reunion of Young Sheldon!

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VIDEO: MRS. DOUBFIRE's Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese & Brad Oscar Visit Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Thursday at 12pm!

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in tomorrow, April 9 (12pm), as he chats with stars of Mrs. Doubtfire- Rob…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:32AM

VIDEO: EVERYBODY DANCE NOW! A Look Back at 'You Can't Stop the Beat' From HAIRSPRAY!

In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:32AM

PLAY OF THE DAY! Today's Play: ALL MY SONS by Arthur Miller

During this time when productions all over the world have been put on pause, we are coming together to celebrate plays that have left their mark on theater history. This week we will be focu…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:28AM

Stage version of Night of the Living Dead to stream online by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon A stage version of classic horror film Night of the Living Dead is to be available to watch online as part of a series released by theatre company Imitating the Dog. This post…

Linked From britishtheatre.com at 10:28AM

'I'll miss the camaraderie': readers on the Edinburgh festival cancellation by Chris Wiegand and Guardian Readers

We asked you to share your thoughts and experiences about this summer’s festival being cancelled because of the coronavirus. Here’s what some of you said Coronavirus and culture – a l…

Linked From The Guardian at 10:18AM

Mushy: Lyrically Speaking review – smart musical about Educating Yorkshire star by Arifa Akbar

Available onlineThis touching show about the schoolboy and reality TV stand-out Musharaf Asghar is compellingly performed Hottest front-room seats: the best theatre and dance to watch onlin…

Linked From The Guardian at 10:18AM

The 2020 Capital Fringe has been canceled by Tim Treanor

The 15th annual Capital Fringe Festival, scheduled for this July, has been canceled. Capital Fringe Founding Director Julianne Brienza announced the cancellation in an e-mail to Fringe suppo…

Linked From DC Theatre Scene at 10:12AM

Olney Theatre Center announces ambitious 2020–2021 season by News Desk

During a recent live-streamed event, Olney Theatre Center Artistic Director Jason Loewith unveiled a lineup of 17 plays, concerts, and presentations coming in 2020–2021 as part of the comp…

Linked From DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:11AM

Pitlochry theatre commissions leading writers for digital works by Mark Ludmon

By Mark Ludmon Pitlochry Festival Theatre in Scotland has commissioned a series of digital works by playwrights, poets and performers after announcing the postponement of its summer season. …

Linked From britishtheatre.com at 10:02AM

$10 million fund to help artists affected by COVID-19 pandemic by Marylynne Pitz / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

U.S. artists who are facing financial hardship due to COVID-19 pandemic can apply for unrestricted $5,000 relief grants from a new fund.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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New Coalition Launches $10 Million Fund for Emergency Artist Relief by American Theatre Editors

Artist Relief will distribute unrestricted, individual $5,000 relief grants to artists across the country.

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Coalition of Arts Funders Launches $10 Million Emergency Artist Relief Fund by Andrew Gans

The fund will provide unrestricted $5,000 relief grants to assist artists facing financial emergencies due to COVID-19.

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GRACE NOTES: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 by Susan Grace

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A is for Audra McDonald: A YouTube compilation of her Broadway career by New York Theater

Audra McDonald has won six Tony Awards performing in a dozen plays and musicals on Broadway. Below are videos organized roughly in chronological order that — not always perfectly, but some…

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Leopoldstadt and To Kill A Mockingbird to reschedule London runs by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Producers of Tom Stoppard's Leopoldstadt and Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Harpern Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird are to reschedule their London seasons. This post Leopoldstadt a…

Linked From britishtheatre.com at 09:48AM

New York Philharmonic Players Fired For Sexual Misconduct Reinstated by Artsjournal1

“The Philharmonic dismissed the players — its principal oboist, Liang Wang, and associate principal trumpet, Matthew Muckey — in September 2018. Both men denied wrongdoing, and the pla…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 09:36AM

London’s West End Theatres To Remain Closed At Least Through May 31 by Artsjournal1

“London’s theatres first shuttered their doors on March 16 in the wake of the escalating coronavirus pandemic. The mass closures, in an effort to curb the spread of the virus, mirrored t…

Linked From ArtsJournal at 09:36AM

Max & Louie's 'Indecent' wins big at St. Louis Theater Circle Awards by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“Lovely Sunday," a Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis production of a lesser-known Williams play, won four, including outstanding director and ensemble in a comedy.

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Opera Theatre of St. Louis cancels 2020 season by Sarah Bryan Miller St. Louis Post-Dispatch

None of the year-round staff will be laid off

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THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Seoul Extends Suspension of Performances Through April 22

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, two cast members of the production of The Phantom of the Opera at Blue Square in Yongsan-gu, Seoul tested positive for COVID-19. According to The Korea …

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VIDEO: Maumee High School Orchestra Performs "Mr. Blue Sky" Virtually

The Maumee Orchestra spent the last week preparing and performing Mr. Blue Sky (ELO).

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VIDEO: Bruce Vilanch, Andrea Martin and Marc Shaiman Perform a Scene From HAIRSPRAY on Billy Masters LIVE

Billy Masters had three special guests on his April 7th episode of Billy Masters Live!

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:24AM

The Cast of BARRY Reunites to Share Audition Stories, Talk About the Filming Process and More on STARS IN THE HOUSE

The Actors Fund has teamed with SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer James Wesley, to produce a daily mini-online show, entitled Stars in The House, featuring st…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:24AM

Broadway Catch Up: April 8 - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Cast Performs 'Thank U' and More!

While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's videos, from stars including …

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2020 Drama Desk Awards Remain on Schedule, Ceremony Moved Online by Ryan McPhee

The revised eligibility window includes Broadway and Off-Broadway shows that opened through March 11.

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VIDEO: Hailey Kilgore Sings 'Home' From THE WIZ

Hailey Kilgore recently went live on Instagram where she chatted with fans and performed.

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Catch Your Next Show at Home by Raenosa Onwumelu

How to stream popular plays and musicals The post Catch Your Next Show at Home appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

Linked From Dramatics Magazine at 09:17AM

New York Drama Desk Awards To Announce Winners Online For A Season Shortened By COVID-19 by Greg Evans

New York’s 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will announce winners online this year, skipping the yearly gathering of theater artists and critics for the bestowal of awards. Only Broadway, Off…

Linked From Deadline at 09:16AM

Watch Heather Headley and Brian Stokes Mitchell Sing 'Fireworks' From City Center Encores! Do Re Mi by Andrew Gans

The third week of videos, part of the venue's series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, spotlights musicals set in New York.

Linked From Playbill at 09:16AM

Alec Baldwin to Lead Orphans Reading Live Stream This Weekend

Baldwin will head the virtual cast of the Australia-based production.

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Drama Desk Awards to move online by Caitlin Huston

The 65th annual Drama Desk Awards will move online this spring. The awards show, which honors Off-Broadway, Off-Off-Broadway and Broadway productions, will release nominations on April 21 an…

Linked From broadwaynews.com at 09:03AM

‘A superb choice to lift a nation’s spirits’: ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS – National Theatre (Online review) by Maryam Philpott

The first show in the National Theatre at Home programme was the 2011 smash-hit One Man, Two Guvnors, one of the great success stories of the Nicholas Hytner era, a cheeky farce written by R…

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Cut From Her Own Cloth: The Most Spectacular Designs of Miss Izumi Inaba by Hayley Osborn

"The design process is like breaking down elements. What's exciting in theater is you get to do it on real people and see it in real time."

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“Edinburgh, resplendent in festival attire, is a sight well worth seeing!” – 72 years ago in The Stage by The Stage

As the Edinburgh International Festival and Fringe is cancelled for the first time, we look back on our coverage of the second

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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Singer-Songwriter John Prine Dead Of COVID At 73 by Artsjournal1

“A onetime Army mechanic and mail carrier who wrote songs rooted in the experiences of lower-middle-class life, Mr. Prine rose to prominence almost by accident. He was at a Chicago folk cl…

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Erich Bergen: The man behind Rosie O'Donnell's night of the stars by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Jersey Boy and “Madam Secretary” actor called a few friends, and the online show delivered stars from Morgan Freeman to Barry Manilow.

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VIDEO: Lincoln Center Rebroadcasts The Chamber Music Society in 'I Can't Believe It's Schoenberg'

As part of its #LincolnCenterAtHome series, Lincoln Center has posted a re-broadcast of The Chamber Music Society in a?oeI Can't Believe It's Schoenberg.'

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VIDEO: Barrett Wilbert Weed, Wesley Taylor, and More in New Kander & Ebb Themed SIGNATURE STRONG LIVE! Video

In this new Signature Strong Live! video, Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner chats with some of the stars who appeared in many of Signature's critically acclaimed Kander & Ebb …

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Submit an Inspirational Slogan To Be Displayed on the Mirvish Theatres' Marquees

Mirvish Productions is using the digital marquees on the Princess of Wales and Ed Mirvish theatres to communicate inspirational and instructive slogans during these difficult times.

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65th Annual Drama Desk Awards Will Be Announced Online, May 31

In light of the current uncertainty around the return date of New York theater, the Drama Desk organization announced today that the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards will adopt a revised season…

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VIDEO: John Tartaglia Voices Chester Raccoon in THE KISSING HAND Video Series

John Tartaglia voiced Chester Raccoon is a new video series based on the children's book, The Kissing Hand.

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NEWS: 9 to 5 announces end of West End run as theatres extend closure period by Press Releases

Following Thriller and Waitress, 9 to 5 The Musical is the latest West End show to announce that it will not return once theatres do eventually reopen.

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Coping with Edinburgh Fringe Festival cancellations – your views, April 9 by The Stage

As a local resident and Edinburgh International Festival and fringe lover, I must say the decision to cancel the festivals has come

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Stage version of 'Fleabag' comes to Amazon as part of charity effort by Sandra Gonzalez/cnn

Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Amazon are making a theater production of “Fleabag” available for streaming to benefit COVID-19 relief.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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One That Got Away: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by JK

I think about how lucky Mike and I are, so far, every day. And we both think about all of our friends and fellow theater fans and hope that each of you is coping as best you can and staying …

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Acting for Others: Tune in for Fleabag, Hear the West End Sing, All the Web’s a Stage & other online fundraisers by Press Releases

Theatrical charity Acting for Others has announced the formation of a separate Covid-19 Fund which will be available to its 14 member charities.

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Editor’s View: When will theatres reopen? by Alistair Smith

We cannot be sure when theatres will open their doors again, but there are early signs if you read the tea leaves.

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As Shelter In Place Extends, Theatre Companies Strategize for An Uncertain Future

by Rotimi Agbabiaka   With last week?s extension of California?s shelter in place order to May 3, a definite end to the ban against group gatherings remains elusive. As Bay Area theatre c…

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Play-PerView Will Present Livestreamed Reading of IRONBOUND, Featuring the Original Cast

Play-PerView will present a one-time-only livestreamed reading of Ironbound By Pulitzer Prize winner Martyna Majok The show is directed by Tyne Rafaeli.

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VIDEO: Elaine Paige Challenges the Cast of SHOWSTOPPER! to Compose a Song in 24 Hours

West End and Broadway star Elaine Paige today launches the 24-Hour Song Challenge by challenging The Showstoppers to compose her a musical theatre song in just 24 hours.

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Clap for carers: doctors and nurses on stage – in pictures | Tristram Kenton by Tristram Kenton

The nation has been pausing on Thursday evenings to applaud our NHS heroes – here’s a roundup of medical dramas snapped by our theatre photographer Continue reading...

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Snapshot: Elaine May and Mike Nichols by Terry Teachout

“Nichols and May: Take Two,” an American Masters documentary about Elaine May and Mike Nichols originally telecast on PBS in 1996: (This is the latest in a series of arts- and history-…

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Almanac: Ray Bradbury on immortality by Terry Teachout

“Everyone must leave something behind when he dies, my grandfather said. A child or a book or a painting or a house or a wall built or a pair of shoes made. Or a garden planted. Something …

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Celebrate Fred Ebb With These 16 Broadway Shows by Playbill Staff

The late Chicago and Cabaret lyricist was born April 8, 1928.

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Celebrity Self-Tape: Caroline, or Change Star N’Kenge Auditions for Her Dream Role in Ragtime by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch the soprano’s rendition of “Your Daddy’s Son” from the Ahrens and Flaherty score.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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Personality Quiz: Which musical theatre character are you? by Kitty Underwood

There are so many inspiring characters out there in musical theatre. From real-life figures like Jamie and Tina who wouldn’t let anything stand in their way to fictional friendships like G…

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Coronavirus: Stage Management Association creates buddy scheme to connect isolated theatre workers by Georgia Snow

The Stage Management Association has launched a buddy scheme for stage managers in isolation, to bring together people who are unable to

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Coronavirus: Hope Mill Theatre to stream free Rodgers and Hammerstein concert online by Giverny Masso

Manchester’s Hope Mill Theatre is to stream an online concert celebrating the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein. When theatres across the UK

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Wake Up With BWW 4/8: BOOK OF MORMON Tour Closes, and More

Today's top stories: the second national tour of The Book of Mormon closes early, and more.

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Dear West End Producer: ‘Will drama schools lower their fees as teaching moves online during the Covid-19 lockdown?’ by @westendproducer

@westendproducer will drama schools lower their fees during times of online learning? my friend pays around £15’000 a year for normal training

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Careers Clinic: How do I improve my self-tapes quickly? by John Byrne

As an actor who has mainly worked in theatre and live shows, I have only been asked for the occasional self-tape over

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Tune in: Chichester streams Flowers for Mrs Harris musical free online for one month

We kept hoping for a London transfer for Flowers for Mrs Harris... But, particularly during lockdown, this is probably even better. If you missed your chance to see this award-winning musica…

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Learn How to Do Your Makeup Moulin Rouge! Style by Ruthie Fierberg

MAC and The Blonds bring their chic expertise to this exclusive video makeup master class.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 5am (Broadway Time)
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‘The key to the show’s success is its simplicity’: The Polar Bears Go Up – Unicorn Theatre (Online review) by The Family Stage

The Polar Bears Go Up sees the Polar Bears off on an adventure to rescue a balloon, utilising multiple inventive methods of transport to climb higher and higher until, eventually, they end u…

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Obituary: David Collings – Doctor Who actor and stalwart of the National and RSC by Michael Quinn

David Collings came to acting without any formal training having begun his working life as a font designer. He went on to

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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Pip Williams: The Dictionary of Lost Words by Arts Review

In 1901, the word bondmaid was discovered missing from the Oxford English Dictionary. This is the story of the girl who stole it. Motherless and irrepressibly curious, Esme spends her child…

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Public Policy Has Broader Influence On Attendance Than You May Realize by Joe Patti

I had mentioned before that Colleen Dilenschneider was making weekly posts on an ongoing cycle of surveying about how Covid-19 is impacting intention to visit cultural organizations. The pos…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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Olivier awards greatest moments - in pictures by David Levene

The Guardian photographer David Levene takes a look back at London’s biggest stage night of the year. The 2020 awards ceremony, due to be held on April 5 at the Royal Albert Hall, is no lo…

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Wonderland, Hampstead Theatre online review - a major play about the miners by Matt Wolf

Beth Steel award-winner makes for muscular, eerily apposite fare The talk is of an “economy in ruin [with] unemployment through the roof”: a précis of Britain in lockdown? In fact, thi…

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‘I hope we see a pivot towards hope’ – What does the Covid-19 lockdown mean for new writing? by Lyn Gardner

Lyn Gardner speaks to writers, artistic directors and literary managers about what companies and individual writers are doing during the coronavirus crisis,

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Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of The Addams Family on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical comedy opened at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre April 8, 2010.

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 2am (Broadway Time)
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MSO presents Thursday Night (in) with the Symphony: Messiah by Arts Review

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra continues its Thursday Night (in) with the Symphony series this week with a special Easter treat: Sir Andrew Davis’ Grammy-nominated arrangement of Handel…

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A new lending library is giving unwanted video art another life by Arts Review

Video artists, filmmakers and dabblers in the craft are being called on to contribute their discarded works to a new art project, Video Art Video Shop. Melbourne artist Jessie Scott describe…

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David Benedict: Let’s hope the crisis leads to more medical drama (on stage at least) by David Benedict

The nearest we get to live theatre right now is Clap for Our Carers, the countrywide applause for the ceaseless, selfless work

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Taking A Pause in Response to a COVID-19 World by Kaja Dunn

By KAJA DUNN. Kaja Dunn reflects on how quickly the world turned upside down with COVID-19 and offers a simple idea before rushing into to creating new work: take a breath and allow for a mo…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre goes digital with free online programming by Arts Review

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CPAC) will soon connect with the public in the digital realm, introducing an ongoing series of free online programming designed to engage artists, educators an…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Art Finds a Way: Creating Theatre from a Social Distance

by Nicole Gluckstern On March 12, during the brief liminal period between the moment theatres across the Bay Area closed down indefinitely due to COVID-19 concerns, and the official shelter…

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Adelaide Fringe launches new online pilot platform by Arts Review

Artists from all genres are being encouraged to register video content as a Fringe event in a new online pilot platform called Adelaide FringeVIEW. The technology has been developed to provi…

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Richard Russell: the XL Recordings boss who would rather make music

The record label founder has a glittering CV and Adele on his roster but is going back into the studio to make his ‘rave album’

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15 Performances with Stage Stars to Watch Today, April 8 - See Bonnie Milligan, Iain Armitage, Linda Lavin plus multiple full-length shows

With in-person theatre out of commission for the foreseeable future, many Broadway performers are sharing their talents online. Below are performances and interviews with stage stars that yo…

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Broadway Shows Suspended Through June 7 - The ongoing impact of COVID-19 on NYC's theatre scene

Today the Broadway League officially announced that all Broadway shows are suspended through June 7 (the original date of the canceled Tony Awards, to make matters even sadder). While many o…

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NEW RELIEF FOR ARTISTS!!! Moira Brennan of the MAP Fund on the Coalition of Arts Funders Launching ARTIST RELIEF an Emergency Relief Fund for Artists by The Dance Enthusiast

In Moira Brennan of the MAP Fund on the Coalition of Arts Funders Launching ARTIST RELIEF an Emergency Relief Fund for Artists Affected by COVID-19 "We’re launching with 10 million dollars…

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Colin Connor of Limón Dance Company: “The Season That Will Be” by The Dance Enthusiast

In Colin Connor of Limón Dance Company: The Season That Will Be, "Though his plans for this season lie in tatters, Colin Connor,  the outgoing artistic director of the Limón Dance Comp…

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Announcing HireArtists.org, A New Marketplace Built to Support Artists in Response to Unprecedented Economic Crisis in the Cultural Sector by The Dance Enthusiast

In Announcing HireArtists.org, A New Marketplace Built to Support Artists in Response to Unprecedented Economic Crisis in the Cultural Sector: "For artists, many of whom have watched up to t…

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