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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Ali Ewoldt, Adam Heller, Jenny Powers, Robert Petkoff, More Star in Muny 1776 by Andrew Gans

The limited engagement begins June 27 at the St. Louis venue.

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Zachary Sayle, Jessica Vosk, More to Star in World Premiere of Becoming Nancy Musical by Andrew Gans

Jerry Mitchell will direct and choreograph the production at Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre.

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Cast Set for Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Production of Grand Hotel by Andrew Gans

Performances begin July 10 under the direction of Brett Smock.

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Ain’t Too Proud Star Derrick Baskin’s 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

The 2019 Tony nominee recalls performances by Norm Lewis, Chuck Cooper, Victoria Clark, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and more.

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Cast Set for Mamma Mia! The Party at London’s O2 by Andrew Gans

The immersive production will begin in August.

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New Tom Stoppard Play Leopoldstadt Will Make World Premiere in 2020 by Andrew Gans

The production will begin performances at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre in January 2020.

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Bette Midler Will Perform at New York Pride Event at the Javits Center by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner will be accompanied by Tony-winning composer-lyricist Marc Shaiman.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Dave Chappelle Extends Broadway Debut Engagement by Andrew Gans

Dave Chappelle Live on Broadway will play the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.

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Cast Set for Once at Cape Playhouse, Directed by Hunter Foster by Andrew Gans

The limited engagement will be presented July 10–20 at the Massachusetts venue.

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Complete Cast Announced for Argyle Theatre’s Legally Blonde The Musical by Andrew Gans

Performances begin July 11 in Long Island.

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Broadway’s Tony-Winning Oklahoma! Revival to Offer Special Actors Fund Performance by Andrew Gans

The acclaimed production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic plays Circle in the Square.

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Alan Cumming and Ed Asner Join Rosario Dawson Series Briarpatch by Andrew Gans

The upcoming USA series from Sam Esmail is based on the novel by Ross Thomas.

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Torch Song’s Mercedes Ruehl Stars in Safe Space at Bay Street Theater by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Jack O’Brien directs the play, which begins performances June 25.

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Watch New York City Gay Men’s Chorus’ Music Video for Ann Hampton Callaway’s ‘What If Truth Is All We Have’ by Andrew Gans

Quiet No More: A Choral Celebration of Stonewall50 will be presented June 27 at Carnegie Hall.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

New York City Opera Announces 75th Anniversary Season by Andrew Gans

Juan Duran’s O Arame: A Galacian Opera and Manuel de Falla’s El Amor Brujo will be part of the 2019–2020 season.

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Billy Porter, Dave Chappelle, Kathie Lee Gifford, More Will Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame by Andrew Gans

Vanessa Williams announced the new honorees with Hollywood Chamber of Commerce President Rana Ghadban.

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Watch Scenes From New York City Opera's Stonewall, Beginning Performances June 21 by Andrew Gans

The video also includes interviews with librettist Mark Campbell, composer Iain Bell, and conductor Carolyn Kuan.

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Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s Alice by Heart Will Release Cast Album by Andrew Gans

The Off-Broadway musical's album is now available for pre-order.

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PBS' Great Performances Will Film Shakespeare in the Park's Much Ado About Nothing, Starring Danielle Brooks, Chuck Cooper by Andrew Gans

Kenny Leon directs the staging at the Public Theater’s Delacorte in Central Park.

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Girl From the North Country Will Return to West End for Limited Run by Andrew Gans

The Conor McPherson-Bob Dylan musical will play London a few months before another production premieres on Broadway.

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Tony Winner Joel Grey Releases New Photo Book The Flower Whisperer by Andrew Gans

An exhibit of the Fiddler on the Roof director’s work is now open at SoHo’s Staley-Wise Gallery.

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Two-Time Tony Winner John Cullum Will Make Solo Concert Debut in September by Andrew Gans

The 89-year-old Broadway veteran will offer An Accidental Star at Feinstein’s/54 Below.

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Mykal Kilgore Is the Witch in Barrington's Into the Woods, Starting June 19 by Andrew Gans

Joe Calarco directs the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical.

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Tamyra Gray, Rebecca Spencer Join Cast of Hollywood Bowl Into the Woods by Andrew Gans

Patina Miller, Sutton Foster, Skylar Astin, Hailey Kilgore, Sierra Boggess, and more will be part of the July performances.

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Cast Set for Australian Premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Beautiful Game by Andrew Gans

Performances will begin in September under the direction of Karen Jemison.

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Newly Restored Boulevard Theatre Will Open With Dave Malloy’s Ghost Quartet by Andrew Gans

The London venue will open in October.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Telly Leung, Randy Graff, Adam Kantor, Michael McElroy Among Coaches for 11th Annual Jimmy Awards by Andrew Gans

Judges for the June 24 ceremony have also been announced.

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7 Actors Play 25 Roles in New Off-Broadway Musical With a Song in My Fists by Andrew Gans

The new show is a parody of the movie musical romps of the 1930s.

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Girl From the North Country Star Luba Mason Will Debut New Cabaret Act With Billy Stritch by Andrew Gans

The actor and recording artist will play The Green Room in July.

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