Friday, February 26, 2021 at 11pm (Broadway Time)
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“Forgotten Silver” by Peter Jackson by Pauline Adamek

Forgotten Silver is quite an elaborate ‘mocumentary’ – how did it all come about? Peter Jackson — “It was kind of a joke, really.  It was one of those fun type of movies to mak…

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West Virginia State University 3-9-21 by Jamie Damaso

West Virginia State Tuesday, March 9, 2021 @7pm EST JOIN US… if you dare! VIRTUAL MURDER MYSTERY: LETHAL LASAGNA Zoom in to a killer event that’s to die for… Old-fashioned fun, with a …

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 8pm (Broadway Time)
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Watch André De Shields As Frederick Douglass by New York Theater

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress,” André De Shields thunders as Frederick Douglass, the great 19th century Black orator, writer, social reformer and statesman, in the 45 m…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 7pm (Broadway Time)
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AMC Chief Adam Aron Gets $3.75 Million Bonus by Brent Lang

AMC Entertainment CEO Adam Aron received a $3.75 million bonus at a time when many of the company’s employees have been laid off and several of its theaters are closed due to COVID-19, acc…

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Livestreaming a Conversation: Pitching in the Pandemic

By . Producer Hub presents the conversation Pitching in the Pandemic livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 4 March 2021 a…

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Livestreaming a Conversation: Leonora Carrington and the Theatre

By . Double Edge Theatre presents a conversation between DE Artistic Director Stacy Klein and renowned Surrealist scholar Dr. Susan L.

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Bridgerton: A Musical Ensemble by The Ensemblist

by Marcia Vidal Nolte …

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 6pm (Broadway Time)
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Viola Davis Opens Up About Her Role in “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” | Offstage by New York Times Events

Explore how theater becomes film with Viola Davis, her “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” colleagues and the creative team behind the feel-good musical “The Prom.”

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Bryan Cranston stars in twisty crime series Your Honor on Sky Atlantic

The plot tightens python-like as a bird’s-eye view of a tragedy turns into a cover-up

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Recording Andra Day as Billie Holiday Was an Exercise in ‘Surround’ Sound by Jazz Tangcay

Capturing the right musical ambiance for Billie Holiday in “The United States vs. Billie Holiday” was the product of a year-and-a-half of research and planning, even before shooting bega…

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Meet the Songwriters (Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez) Behind the ‘Wandavision’ Hit ‘Agatha All Along’ by Sarah Bahr

The Disney songwriting power couple behind “Frozen” and “Coco” wrote the very spoiler-y “WandaVision” theme that has permanently lodged itself in people’s brains.

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Amazon Moves From Film Industry’s Margins to the Mainstream by Nicole Sperling

With several films competing for Golden Globes on Sunday and a number of high-priced movies coming this year, the streaming service has altered its reputation in Hollywood.

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RONALD PICKUP: A THEATRICAL GREAT FROM A GOLDEN GENERATION by Robert Shuman

(Michael Billington’s article appeared in the Guardian, 2/26; Photo: Self-deprecating … Ronald Pickup in 1972. Photograph: Evening Standard/Getty Images.) The actor, who has died aged …

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Lincoln Center to Launch Sweeping Outdoor Initiatives This Spring by Matthew Wexler

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts today announced Restart Stages, a sweeping initiative that will create 10 outdoor performance and rehearsal spaces. The post Lincoln Center to Launch S…

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Santino Fontana Talks CINDERELLA, Career Highlights, and More on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From February 19, 2021. Richard Ridge chats with Tony winner Santino Fontana! Want more Backstage Live episodes? Visit http://bway.world/BackstageLive

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Anna Deavere Smith Talks FLORA & ULYSSES on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From February 18, 2021. Richard Ridge chats with stage and screen star Anna Deavere Smith, who is currently appearing in Flora & Ulysses, streaming now on Disney+! Want more Backstage Live…

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Laura Bell Bundy Talks About Her New Single AMERICAN GIRL on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From February 24, 2021. Richard Ridge he chats with star of stage and screen Laura Bell Bundy, who just released her self-directed music video for her newest single "American Girl" Feat. Sh…

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Cleveland Public Theatre Names 2020-21 Premiere Fellows by Amelia Merrill

Ananias J Dixon, Nina Domingue, Siaara Freeman, and Toby Vera Bercovici have been named Premiere Fellows.

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Andréa Burns stars in ‘Bad Dates’ streaming from George St. Playhouse by Alan Smason

When the worldwide theatre community shut down last March, Andréa Burns was riding high. She was getting ready to fly out to San Diego to be one one a group of actors who would be mounting …

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 5pm (Broadway Time)
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‘First Love’ Review: Stop and Smell the Corpses by Laura Collins-Hughes

Bill Camp stars in JoAnne Akalaitis’s creepy, funny streaming production of this Samuel Beckett short story.

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Fountain board member Rabbi Anne Brener shares wisdom on CNN’s ‘We Remember’ by Fountaintheatre

We are so proud of Rabbi Anne Brener, author of “Mourning and Mitzvah” and a beloved member of our Fountain Theatre board of directors. She was the special guest on CNN’s “We Remembe…

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Scenes from the Vault: 'Crowndation; I Will Not Lie to David' (Introduced by Angelica Chéri) by Center Theatre Group

Enjoy a free snippet of "Crowndation: I Will Not Lie to David," streaming on our Digital Stage through March 22, 2021 with an exclusive introduction from the playwright, Angelica Chéri. In …

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25 10-Minute Musicals From Sound Bites Festival Now Available for Licensing by Music Theatre International by Logan Culwell-Block

Recently published by Theatre Now New York, the collection of short musicals is available for both streaming and in-person performances.

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In the News: West Side Story's Rachel Zegler Cast in Shazam! Sequel, Dominic Monaghan Joins Plymouth Point, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Keep an eye out for Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean in a NY PopsUp concert this weekend.

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 4pm (Broadway Time)
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Boston Court Pasadena Announces ‘Making Scripts Happen’ Initiative by Amelia Merrill

The initiative includes a new five-person Playwrights' Group.

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Odds & Ends: Beetlejuice Heading to Brazil in 2022 & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. It's Showtime! Beetlejuice Heads to Brazil Touché Entretenimento will bring the Tony-nominated musical Beetlejuice to Braz…

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Catherine T. Morris: The Lunch Room Episode 29 by American Repertory Theater

Originally Aired February 23, 2021 Catherine T. Morris talks about Boston Art & Music Soul (BAMS) Fest, the organization she founded to break down racial and social barriers to arts, music, …

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6 Decades of Theatre Through the Eyes of Emmy-Winning Musical Director John McDaniel by Playbill Staff

The Broadway and The Rosie O'Donnell Show veteran turns 60 February 26.

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2021 SETC Virtual Convention | One Week Away, Still Time to Register by Michael Eddy

The Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) 72nd annual convention—and first virtual convention—is just five days away! SETC will be holding its 2021 convention as a 100% virtual event fr…

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PMJ Pop-Up: Evolution Of The "Friends" Theme (I''ll Be There For You) ft. The Rembrandts by Postmodernjukebox

Evolution Of The "Friends" Theme (I''ll Be There For You) ft. The Rembrandts. Tix to the PMJ at Home Virtual Concert on March 20: http://linktr.ee/pmjsessions Download & Stream: https://pmjl…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 3pm (Broadway Time)
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How to Tune in To Dreamgirls on Clubhouse by Felicia Fitzpatrick

Broadway alums Alex Newell, Marisha Wallace, Jelani Remy, and more are set for the Clubhouse production.

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‘Bad Dates,’ ‘Blessed’ and ‘A Very Pandemic Purim’ wrap up the weekend by Kyle V. Hiller

George Street Playhouse presents BAD DATES, a one-woman comedy about a single mom in search of cute shoes, the perfect dress and a romantic table for two at a great restaurant. Written by Th…

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Opera Philadelphia presents Courtney Bryan’s ‘Blessed’ by Cameron Kelsall

Courtney Bryan’s ‘Blessed,’ the second of four digital commissions from Opera Philadelphia, is a stirring exploration of Christian theology and present-day activism. Cameron Kelsall re…

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Seth Rudetsky Recounts a Birthday-Filled Week on Stars in the House by Seth Rudetsky

This week's birthdays include William Finn, Andréa Burns, and Seth himself.

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McCarter Theatre Center presents ‘The Manic Monologues’ by Brad Rothbart

‘The Manic Monologues,’ an interdisciplinary streaming theatrical experience from McCarter and other partners, enlists actors to tell true stories gathered from people living with mental…

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MY FAIR LADY Debuts on 4K Ultra HD May 25

Adapted from the Broadway stage hit, the film stars Rex Harrison as Professor Higgins, a role that earned him the Oscar® for Best Actor in a Leading Role, and Audrey Hepburn as the unforge…

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Jan and Don McArt Recall Their Past In Radio Interview by Bill Hirschman

Radio producer-host Caroline Breder-Watts recorded interviews with theater professionals over the years. Among them was this conversation likely recorded in around 2011 between the actress-i…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 2pm (Broadway Time)
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VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE

A quarter century ago, Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking musical, RENT, opened at New York Theatre Workshop. From its humble beginnings at NYTW, this rock musical went on to shape a generatio…

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Original Off-Broadway Cast of Assassins Will Join Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman for Free Virtual Event by Andrew Gans

The 30th anniversary reunion is part of the Studio Tenn Talks: Conversations with Patrick Cassidy series.

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Nathan Lane Teases a Potential Sequel to THE BIRDCAGE

Lane starred in director Mike Nichols' 'The Birdcage' opposite Robin Williams. Though both Nichols and Williams have since passed, Lane believes there's merit to a sequel idea that originat…

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Renée Elise Goldsberry, FLETCHER and Madison Reyes to Take Part in International Women's Day Benefit Concert

Live Nation Women announced a collaboration with Girls With Impact to produce the first-ever virtual concert event for International Women's Day. The benefit concert will deliver a unique li…

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'Art in Bloom' goes virtual with bouquet of behind-the-scenes programming by Micah Barnes | St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Less fragrant this year, the St. Louis Art Museum's celebration of flowers and art runs March 3-31.

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Meet some 'Extraordinary Black Missourians,' from fur traders to pitchers to opera singers by Jane Henderson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Updated for the 200th anniversary of Missouri's statehood, book includes people well-known to St. Louisans — Nelly, Tina, Maya, Lou and more.

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 1pm (Broadway Time)
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The Timeless Tedium of TravelTalks by Trav S.D.

Frequent TCM viewers will undoubtedly be familiar with the Technicolor short subjects entitled TravelTalks, which the network employs in much the same way as these little films were original…

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Impressions of Marilyn Michaels by Trav S.D.

If there were a vaudeville today, Marilyn Michaels (Marilyn Sternberg, b. 1943) would be a star of it. It’s an odd thing: back in the day, many or most of the show biz impressionists were …

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Stars in the House Celebrates Jerome Robbins' Broadway February 26 With Jason Alexander, Scott Wise, More by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, and ASSASSINS Original Cast Members to Reunite for STUDIO TENN TALKS

Patrick Cassidy, Artistic Director of Studio Tenn Theatre Company in Franklin, TN, has organized a star-studded 30-year reunion of the original cast and creative team of Stephen Sondheim and…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:31PM

VIDEO: Cast Members From THE LION KING, FROZEN, & ALADDIN on Broadway Celebrate Black History Month on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

The featured performers are Brandon A. McCall, TyNia Brandon, L. Steven Taylor, Mason Reeves, Nteliseng Nkhela, and Olivia Donalson. 'They Live in You' comes from the stage adaptation of '…

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15 College Scholarships for Theatre and Arts Students by Dan Meyer

Attention college theatre kids! This round-up will help you get your degree without breaking the bank.

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The 27 Best Theater Tweets from Theater Stars and Fans This Week

We're rounding up 27 tweets from the week of 2/22/2021 to 2/26/2021 from Broadway stars and theater fans!

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at noon (Broadway Time)
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25+ Stage Performances to Watch by Raven Snook

New Jersey's George Street Playhouse presents a new digital production of Theresa Rebeck's one-woman comedy BAD DATES, about a single mom recounting all the duds she's endured on her quest f…

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A Modern Major General Knowledge of Information Vegetable, Animal, and Mineral Quiz by Talaura Harms

Simply put: Can you answer these musical theatre questions about trees, dogs, and rocks?

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Nicolas King's ACT ONE Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Jane Monheit, and Norm Lewis Out Today on CD

CLUB44 RECORDS is launching their relationship with acclaimed vocalist Nicolas King with the release of his new collection Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings, which is available on…

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Livestreaming a Conversation: Design (in a Time of Reckoning) Meeting | HowlRound by Michael Eddy

HowlRound is hosting, Design (in a Time of Reckoning) Meeting that will be livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Friday, February …

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Paolo Montalbán Looks Back on CINDERELLA, Talks Importance of Diversity, and More on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From February 12, 2021. Richard Ridge chats with favorite of stage and screen, Paolo Montalbán, who will charm you all over again in the 1997 adaptation of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderel…

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The Sorcerer's Apprentice Streams Beginning February 26 by Dan Meyer

The musical stars Nicola Blackman, Dawn Hope, and David Thaxton.

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Watch the Emotional Return of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in Australia by Dan Meyer

The Melbourne production reopened February 25 following the COVID-19 shutdown.

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Broadway Games: Which Leading Lady...? by JK

 Broadway Games: Which Leading Lady...? A. Laura Benanti      B. Victoria Clark     C. Patti LuPone D. Audra McDonald     E. Jessie Mueller      F. Donna Murphy     G. …

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Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man to Play Broadway’s Golden Theatre by Lindsey Sullivan

There's a new marquee on Broadway! Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, will bow at the Golden Theatre. Casting and dates will be announced late…

Linked From Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Odds & Ends: Glenn Close, Billy Porter, Nathan Lane, Bette Midler & More Set for amFAR Virtual Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Glenn Close & Dr. Anthony Fauci to Receive amfAR’s Award of Courage March 4 will mark amfAR’s first virtual gala, …

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Omigod You Guys! Laura Bell Bundy Opens Up About Her New Album, Her Dream of a Broadway Return & More by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, airing in New York City on February 28 at 6PM ET on WPIX, includes a chat with Legally Blonde Tony nominee Laura Bell Bundy. Bundy…

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Oscar-Winning Film Spirited Away to Be Adapted for the Stage by Tony Winner John Caird by Caitlin Moynihan

Hayao Miyazaki’s 2001 Oscar-winning Japanese animated film Spirited Away is getting the stage treatment. Tony and Olivier-winning director John Caird is set to write and direct the product…

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Black History Month: Blair Underwood Honors His Teacher Marie Maniego by Caitlin Moynihan

In honor of Black History Month, Broadway.com is once again inviting Broadway artists to celebrate the Black theatermakers who inspire them. Stars are taking this chance to honor their fri…

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Review: Scored in Silence, Chisato Minamimura by Nick Ferris

Review: Scored in Silence, Chisato Minamimura 4.0Overall Score If you’re enjoying our content, then please consider becoming a patreon with every penny going towards keeping paying AYT goi…

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Review: Recognition, 45North by Nick Ferris

Review: Recognition, 45North4.0Overall ScoreIf you’re enjoying our content, then please consider becoming a patreon with every penny going towards keeping paying AYT going and paying our v…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 11am (Broadway Time)
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Disney+ Announces True Crime Spinoff “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series: The Murder?” by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. LOS ANGELES - Disney+ has announced a spinoff of their popular original series High School Musical: The Musi...

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Glenn Close and Dr. Anthony Fauci to be Honored at amfAR Virtual Gala - Bette Midler, Billy Porter & More to Take Part

On Thursday, March 4, 2021,  at 8 p.m. EST amfAR will be livestreaming its first ever virtual fundraising gala, A Gala for Our Time. amfAR will be honoring Dr. Anthony S. Fauci and Glenn Cl…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:39AM

Parity Productions Renames Database to Reflect Gender-Inclusive Mission by Amelia Merrill

The rebranding comes with a honing of the org's mission statement to serve 'women, trans, and gender-expansive' theatre artists.

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Albuquerque’s Popejoy Hall Announces 2021-2022 Broadway Season by Matthew Herzog

Popejoy Hall (Albuquerque, NM) has announced the 2021-2022 season featuring the long-awaited Broadway national tour of Hamilton, now scheduled for 24 performances over three weeks, beginnin…

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Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Jessica Vosk & Scott Hoying, Wayne Brady, and More!

To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking fo…

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Netflix to Invest $100 Million to Improve Diversity in TV Shows, Films by Angelique Jackson

Netflix unveiled its first comprehensive study of diversity and inclusion in its film and series programming, from Dr. Stacy Smith and the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative research team. M…

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Live Nation CEO Says U.S. Music Festivals Could Reopen by ‘Mid-Summer’ by Jem Aswad

Live Nation has taken a timeline provided by the British government as an all-clear for the summer festival season, selling some 170,000 tickets this week to three major U.K. summer festival…

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The Playbill Weekend Streaming Guide: What to Watch February 26-28 by Talaura Harms

An Ali Stroker concert, André De Shields' solo Frederick Douglass show, and more online offerings this weekend.

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‘Expect the unexpected’: Grimm Tales for Fragile Times & Broken People – Creation Theatre (Online review) by John Chapman

Calling their collection Grimm Tales For Fragile Times And Broken People, Creation have woven together five of the Grimm brothers’ stories which have resonances with the current lockdown s…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 10am (Broadway Time)
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How Hashtag Booked's Danielle Pinnock and LaNisa Renee Frederick Are Using Comedy as Activism by Felicia Fitzpatrick

The co-creators of the comedy sketch Instagram series dive into their own experiences to share "a raw slice of the #actorslife."

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Thoughts of a Colored Man Headed to Broadway at the Golden Theatre by Broadway Direct

On Thursday, Thoughts of a Colored Man has announced it will play at the Golden Theatre. The new play by Keenan Scott II, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, has not yet announced official d…

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REVIEW ROUNDUP: THE FATHER, Starring Anthony Hopkins & Olivia Colman

Academy Award winners Olivia Colman and Anthony Hopkins lead the adaptation, which is now out in select theaters and will be available to stream on demand March 26th. 

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BWW Interview: Leroy Church Explains Inspiration Behind Star-Studded DREAMGIRLS on Clubhouse

The hit musical ​Dreamgirls ​will be live streamed in four unique performances on the Clubhouse app on ​Saturday, February 27 (3pm and 7pm EST) ​and on ​Sunday, February 28 (1pm an…

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Broadway-Bound ‘Thoughts Of A Colored Man’ Lands Venue, Becoming First New Play To Take Residence Since Shutdown by Greg Evans

Keenan Scott II’s play Thoughts of a Colored Man has officially landed a venue – the Golden Theatre – becoming the first new, non-revival show to take up Broadway residence since the i…

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Chesray Dolpha Named New Artistic Director of Broadway Advocacy Coalition by Andrew Gans

Additionally, Zhailon Levingston has been promoted to director of industry initiatives for the arts-based advocacy organization.

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Gavin Creel, Shoshana Bean, and More Set For This Weekend's NY PopsUp Performance

NY PopsUp has announced the lineup for its next performance, taking place this Saturday, February 27. This weekend's performance will feature a 'musical collaboration' between Gavin Creel, S…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:21AM

Anna Deveare Smith & Verbatim Theatre by Kevan Dunkelberg

As we come to the end of Black History Month and celebrate the diverse artists who have helped shape the theatre, we take you on a quick journey through verbatim theatre and explore the powe…

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Josh Groban Releases 'Harmony Deluxe' Today

The record features six additional renditions of timeless classics, including “Nature Boy” (written by eden ahbez and performed by Nat King Cole, a GRAMMY Hall of Fame recipient); “…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:16AM

First annual ‘LGBTQ Short Play Festival’ from Triangle Rainbow Productions by Deb Miller

In partnership with Van Dirk Fisher (Founding Artistic Director of the Riant Theatre/Strawberry One-Act Festival), Triangle Rainbow Productions Executive Director Anthony Fusco is presenting…

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Adam Pascal, Anthony Rapp & More Reflect on 25 Years of RENT and the Loss of Jonathan Larson

A quarter century ago, Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking musical, RENT, opened at New York Theatre Workshop. From its humble beginnings at NYTW, this rock musical went on to shape a generatio…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:04AM

Review: Anthony Hopkins Plays a Patriarch in Decline in The Father

Florian Zeller brings his breakthrough stage play to the screen in an adaptation co-starring Olivia Colman.

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Interview: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer on Being BFFs and Starring in Slave Play

The Tony nominees describe what it was like to appear in two difficult roles, loosely modeled on themselves.

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10 Student Blogs to Check Out This Week - February 22-26, 2021

Read the latest from student bloggers Jaclyn, Drew, Madison, Rachel, and more!

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Alexei Ratmansky: From Hibernation to Bubble Bernstein by Marina Harss

One of the busiest choreographers in ballet is back in the studio, thanks to bubble protocols. “For what I do, and for the language I use, the stage is needed,” Ratmansky said.

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Soulpepper will take audiences ‘Around the World in 80 Plays,’ letting theatre lovers experience new lands and cultures without ever leaving their by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic,carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Featuring plays and related content from countries like Nigeria and Argentina — and from the Cree, Saulteaux and Métis nations in Canada — Soulpepper hopes to broaden artistic horizons.…

Linked From Toronto Star at 10:00AM
Friday, February 26, 2021 at 9am (Broadway Time)
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Thoughts of a Colored Man Lands Broadway Theatre by Dan Meyer

Steve H. Broadnax III will direct the play by Keenan Scott II.

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GRACE NOTES: Friday, February 26, 2021 by Susan Grace

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What Did Critics Think of the Film Adaptation of The Father, Starring Anthony Hopkins and Olivia Colman? by Ryan McPhee

The new movie is based on the Florian Zeller drama that played Broadway in 2016.

Linked From Playbill at 09:47AM

Taking Agency Over Their Careers, These Beloved Improvisers Formed Their Own Non-Profit Comedy Theater And School by Jeryl Brunner

In the era of Covid-19, The Squirrel Comedy Theatre is a thrilling new force for sketch and improv comedy.

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Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, February 26- with Alex Timbers, André De Shields, and More!

Today (February 26) in live streaming: a Jerome Robbins Broadway reunion on Stars in the House, Alex Timbers on Backstage Live, and more!

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:37AM

Applications now open for new performance venues in Tysons by David Siegel

In a unique public-private partnership, a new world-class performing arts destination is nearing completion in the Tysons-Mclean area of Fairfax County. It is Capital One Center, scheduled t…

Linked From DC Metro Theater Arts at 09:36AM

Say 'Hey!' to Your Favorite Theater Stars on Stage Door - Book Your Shoutouts and Online Classes Today!

Want to connect with your favorite theater stars on Stage Door? Check out the stars of Broadway, the West End, National Tours, viral stars, and more that are available to book for video shou…

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Lincoln Center Will Transform Into Outdoor Performing Arts Venue This Spring

The organization will launch the Restart Stages initiative.

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Thoughts of a Colored Man Sets Broadway Home for When Performances Resume

The new play is written by Keenan Scott II.

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VIDEO: TikTok Users Learn Imagine Dragons Wrote Demos For SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK

TikTok users have been circulating information from 2013 that Imagine Dragons wrote demo tracks for the musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:21AM

VIDEO: Regina King Calls the ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI Characters 'Historical Avengers'

The new film 'One Night In Miami' is about an imagined night out on the town shared by Muhammad Ali, Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:13AM

Jessica Hecht, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Melanie Moore Are Part of The Cherry Orchard: A New Media Workshop, Beginning February 26 by Andrew Gans

Director Igor Golyak’s latest work fuses film, theatre, and video game technology.

Linked From Playbill at 09:11AM

Annette O'Toole & Michael McKean Star in Play-PerView Reading of The Typists February 26 by Talaura Harms

Austin Pendleton directs the 1963 play by Tony nominee Murray Schisgal.

Linked From Playbill at 09:09AM

Theater: ANOTHER DAY’S BEGUN – EXLORING THORNTON WILDER’S “OUR TOWN” (Pasadena Playhouse) by Lamont Williams

A celebration of Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize winning play and Howard Sherman’s new book On March 11, 2021 at 6:30pm PT, Pasadena Playhouse presents the live streaming of Another Day…

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Summer opera festivals buoyed by timetable for reopening

Easing of restrictions on May 17 means that Glyndebourne and others can go ahead as planned — though on a smaller scale

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BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Ruby Barker longs to track down the parents who put her up for adoption as a baby 

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Bridgerton star Ruby Barker would one day love to write to the parents, who put her up for adoption as a baby, to let them know she 'turned out alright'.

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BAZ BAMIGBGOYE: Why Jack O'Connell is going rogue with the SAS 

BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Jack O'Connell will star in a mammoth new BBC series about the fearless fighters who were the founding members of the Special Air Service, better known as the SAS.

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ArtsATL announces four key writers as its first editors-at-large by ArtsATL Staff

ArtsATL is pleased to announce that four of its primary and long-term... The post <em>ArtsATL</em> announces four key writers as its first editors-at-large appeared first on ARTS…

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Updated: ArtsATL’s COVID-19 resource page for information, grants and funding sources by Susan Parker

Note: This page will be updated as information comes in. Please check... The post Updated: <em>ArtsATL’s </em>COVID-19 resource page for information, grants and funding sources…

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Disney TV Execs and Producers Talk Building a More Inclusive Talent Pool by Mónica Marie Zorrilla

Disney Television Studios mounted a panel Thursday at the TCA press tour entitled “Inclusion is Not A Spectator Sport” — a panel on which five of the participants were white and two we…

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Despite Huge Drop in Revenue, Live Nation 2020 Earnings Report Shows Optimism for Concerts’ Return by Jem Aswad

In its earnings reports for the last quarter and full year of 2020, the year of the pandemic, Live Nation shows remarkable optimism for the projected return of live entertainment. Despite a …

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'Sometimes it can feel heavy': Andra Day on being a Black woman, playing Billie Holiday by USA Today

USA TODAY's Anika Reed chats with Andra Day, the star of "The United States vs. Billie Holiday," about her portrayal of the iconic singer.      

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California Lost 175,000 ‘Creative Economy’ Jobs, Study Finds by Colin Moynihan

“There is no economic recovery in our area unless a working creative engine is driving it,” said Representative Karen Bass of California.

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VIDEO: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Melbourne Cast Takes First Bows Upon Reopening

The Melbourne production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child reopened officially yesterday, February 25, 2021. The production had previously closed on March 16 due to the health crisis, and…

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REVIEW ROUND-UP: Typical at Soho Theatre On Demand by Emma Clarendon

Having first performed in 2019 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe before transferring to Soho Theatre for a sell-out run, Ryan Calais Cameron’s play Typical has now been released digitally f…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 8am (Broadway Time)
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From the Director’s Chair by Cory Wilkerson

Five Outstanding Black Directors The post From the Director’s Chair appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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ArtsBeat TV/Radio: 2/26/21: The Capitol Steps Tribute Show by Mark G. Auerbach

ArtsBeat TV/Radio 2/26/21. A salute to The Capitol Steps, the musical political satire group. Relive their laughs with Elaina Newport, Bari Biern, Janet Gordon Davidson, Evan Casey, and Mike…

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BROADWAY’S DARK YEAR by Robert Shuman

(Judith Miller’s article appeared in City Journal, 2/22.) Live theater has been devastated by the pandemic, and its return remains uncertain. No industry in New York City has been hit as h…

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Actors' Equity Association Asks New York City's 'Open Culture' To Prioritize Arts Workers

Actors' Equity Association, the national labor union representing more than 51,000 professional actors and stage managers in live theatre, has submitted testimony on New York City's Open Cul…

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Broadway Advocacy Coalition Announces New Additions To Leadership

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition has announced Chesray Dolpha will join the organization as the new Artistic Director. Dolpha has worked with some of NYC's top arts education institutions inc…

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Stage Actors In Paris Offer ‘Poetic Consultations’ By Phone by Artsjournal1

“‘I am calling you for a poetic consultation,’ said a warm voice on the telephone. ‘It all starts with a very simple question: How are you?’ Since March, almost 15,000 people aroun…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 7am (Broadway Time)
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Today on Broadway: Friday, February 26, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

“Thoughts of a Colored Man” Confirmed for the Golden, Lincoln Center Launches “Restart Stages,” NYC Arts Sector Hit Hardest by COVID, Stars Love “Agatha All Along” Any and all fe…

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Ronald Pickup: a theatrical great from a golden generation by Michael Billington

The actor, who has died aged 80, had a thriving screen career but was also a terrific stage star and an essential member of Laurence Olivier’s National Theatre company Ronald Pickup, who h…

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CBC Arts and Obsidian Theatre asked ‘What is the future of Blackness?’ Black theatre students who are the future have some thoughts by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic,carly Maga - Theatre Critic

In a project sponsored by York and Brock universities, 21 students shared their responses to the plays in ‘21 Black Futures.’ In songs, poems, American Sign Language videos and more, the…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 6am (Broadway Time)
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Queen and Adam Lambert UK Tour 2022 – On sale now! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Queen and Adam Lambert are to tour the UK in 2022. Concerts are now on sale nationwide. Book Tickets Now! This post Queen and Adam Lambert UK Tour 2022 – On sale now! first…

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‘Creatively it is a show that is firing on all cylinders’: THE SORCERER’S APPRENTICE – Southwark Playhouse (Online review) by Ian Foster

The Sorcerer’s Apprentice brushes up well as a classy and confident new British musical.

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 4am (Broadway Time)
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The Magical Music Of Harry Potter Live – Book Now! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Magical Music of Harry Potter is headed to the UK bringing the magical film scores to life this December. Tickets on sale now. This post The Magical Music Of Harry Potter…

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Review: Typical, SoHo Theatre by Nina Cave

Review: Typical, SoHo Theatre 5.0Overall Score If you’re enjoying our content, then please consider becoming a patreon with every penny going towards keeping AYT going and paying our very …

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Review: HOTLINE, Tron Theatre by Shirley Both

Review: HOTLINE, Tron Theatre 4.0Overall Score If you’re enjoying our content, then please consider becoming a patreon with every penny going towards keeping AYT going and paying our very …

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Review: Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure, Les Enfants Terribles by Ryan Van Champion

Review: Sherlock Holmes: An Online Adventure, Les Enfants Terribles5.0Overall ScoreIf you’re enjoying our content, then please consider becoming a patreon with every penny going towards ke…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 3am (Broadway Time)
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Drawing Inspiration in a Pandemic — Breath Has Always Been Central to Theatre by Daniel Johnston

Wrapped in COVID-Safe vigilance, Australian theatre has cautiously begun to welcome back guests. The Sydney Festival withstood border closures and local outbreaks to offer a wide variety o…

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February 26: ShenTens: My Top Ten Favourite West End Leading Ladies by Mark Shenton

... Read More The post February 26: ShenTens: My Top Ten Favourite West End Leading Ladies first appeared on Shenton Stage.

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at 1am (Broadway Time)
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Call Answered: Nadia Vaeh: Singer, Songwriter, Spellbinding, Circus, Suicide Prevention by Adam Rothenberg

Nadia Vaeh is a singer/songwriter who has been through hell and back. Nadia started performing at a very young age (including the Atlanta Circus), but after her mother’s suicide, Nadia’s…

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Friday, February 26, 2021 at midnight (Broadway Time)
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Radial Park Returns With Immersive Theatrical Experiences by Matthew Wexler

Start your engines — the cinemersive drive-in experience Radial Park at Halletts Point Play will return this Spring with the iconic film, 'The Blues Brothers.' The post Radial Park Ret…

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Tune-In Reminder: Upon These Shoulders Debuts February 27 by Dan Meyer

The streaming concert explores Black artistry past, present, and future.

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Join TDF for a Conversation with Two 'Ain't Too Proud' Stars - Jawan M. Jackson and Taylor Symone Jackson talk candidly about Broadway and their belov

Jawan M. Jackson and Taylor Symone Jackson talk candidly about Broadway and their beloved musical---Although Melvin Franklin of The Temptations and Motown icon Mary Wilson didn't date in rea…

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35+ Stage Performances to Watch This Weekend February 26-28 - See André De Shields, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Lillias White, Ali Stroker and more

With in-person theatre out of commission for the foreseeable future, many companies and performers from Broadway and beyond are showcasing their work online. Below are performances you can w…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre