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Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Check Out Matt Doyle, Lena Hall, Andrew Call, More in New Little Shop of Horrors Photos by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The hit revival of the Alan Menken and Howard Ashman musical continues at Off-Broadway's Westside Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM
Tuesday, November 22, 2022

Photos: Joel Grey, Ari'el Stachel, Sidney DuPont, More Celebrate Opening Night at Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Cabaret Tony and Oscar winner Grey is back at the helm of the Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick musical.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:18PM
Monday, November 21, 2022

Get a 1st Look at Radio City Rockettes in 2022 Christmas Spectacular by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The annual holiday extravaganza continues through January 2, 2023, at Radio City Music Hall.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM
Thursday, November 17, 2022
Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Photos: Get a 1st Look at Signature's Victorian Nursery-Set Into the Woods by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The D.C.-area production of the Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine musical is directed by Matthew Gardiner.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:32PM
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Photos: Go Inside Rehearsals for U.K. Premiere of Disney's Newsies by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The Alan Menken, Jack Feldman, and Harvey Fierstein musical will play London’s Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:54PM
Friday, November 11, 2022

Photos: Get a 1st Look Inside the Museum of Broadway by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

A portion of ticket sales for the Manhattan museum, highlighting more than 500 productions, will benefit Broadway Cares.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Go Inside Opening Night of World Premiere of Pulitzer Prize Winner Quiara Alegría Hudes’ My Broken Language by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Samora la Perdida, Zabryna Guevara, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Yani Marin, and Marilyn Torres star for Off-Broadway's Signature Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:06PM
Friday, November 4, 2022

Check Out Production Photos of New U.S. Tour of Les Misérables by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The national tour of the long-running Broadway musical is currently playing Philadelphia's Academy of Music on the Kimmel Cultural Campus.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:06PM
Thursday, November 3, 2022

Check Out New Photos of Andrew Rannells, Katie Brayben, More in Elton John's Tammy Faye Musical by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The new musical is currently making its world premiere at London's Almeida Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:36PM
Wednesday, November 2, 2022

Check Out Photos London's Revival of Tim Rice and Stuart Brayson’s From Here to Eternity by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Brett Smock directs the new production at the Charing Cross Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 02:54PM
Thursday, October 27, 2022

Check Out New Photos From Disney's Frozen Tour, Starring Caroline Bowman and Lauren Nicole Chapman by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The hit musical is currently playing the Tulsa Performing Arts Center.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Check Out New Photos of Broadway's Tony-Winning The Lion King by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The hit Disney musical, which plays the Minskoff Theatre, will celebrate 25 years on Broadway next month.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:03PM

Photos: Final West End Performance of Olivier-Winning Dear Evan Hansen by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The award-winning production took its last bow at the Noël Coward Theatre October 22.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:03PM

Check Out Photos From The Rocky Horror Skivvies Show at Joe's Pub by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Musical duo Nick Cearley and Lauren Molina were joined by a host of Broadway favorites.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:03PM
Thursday, October 20, 2022

Get a 1st Look at New Group's Evanston Salt Costs Climbing, Starring Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Ken Leung, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Danya Taymor will direct Will Arbery's drama as the season opener for the Off-Broadway company.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:55PM

Photos: Huntington Theatre Dedicates Its August Wilson Lobby by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The ceremony at the newly renovated Boston theatre was held October 19 prior to the opening of its production of Wilson's Joe Turner's Come and Gone.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:19PM
Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Check Out Photos From Family Equality’s A Night of Heroes, Featuring Nina West, Cheyenne Jackson, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The evening, co-hosted by Alec Mapa and Melissa Peterman, raised more than $400,000 for Family Equality’s work on behalf of LGBTQ+ families.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:19PM
Monday, October 17, 2022

Check Out Production Photos From 25th Anniversary Tour of Chicago by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The non-Equity tour, which launched earlier this month in Utica, New York, currently plays Pensacola's Saenger Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:43PM
Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Check Out Rehearsal Photos From Elton John's Tammy Faye Musical, Starring Katie Brayben, Andrew Rannells, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The new musical will begin previews October 14 at London's Almeida Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:43PM
Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Photos: Look Back at 6-Time Tony Recipient Angela Lansbury on Stage by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

View production photos and Playbill covers from the decades-long career of the stage and screen star, including her work in Sweeney Todd, Gypsy, Mame, A Little Night Music, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:13PM
Friday, October 7, 2022

Check Out New Photos From West End's Olivier-Winning Life of Pi by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Lolita Chakrabarti’s stage adaptation of Yann Martel’s book continues at the Wyndham's Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:33PM
Friday, September 30, 2022

Check Out New Photos of the North American Tour of Anastasia by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The non-Equity tour is currently playing the Pablo Center in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:43PM
Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Check Out Photos of Steven Skybell, Debbie Gravitte, and More in Lyric Opera of Chicago's Fiddler on the Roof by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Skybell, who will also be seen in the November return of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish, reprises his award-winning work as Tevye—in English.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM

Check Out Production Photos From The Crucible at London's National by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Lyndsey Turner directs the revival of the Arthur Miller classic.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:55PM
Monday, September 19, 2022

Check Out Photos From the Return of Broadway in the Boros, Featuring Book of Mormon, Beetlejuice, Little Shop, More by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The outdoor concert series will continue with events in Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:55AM
Thursday, September 15, 2022

Exclusive: Check Out Production Photos of Megan Reinking, Hunter Foster, and Cast of The Griswolds' Broadway Vacation by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

David Rossmer and Steve Rosen's Broadway-aimed musical began its world-premiere engagement September 13 at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:07PM
Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Suddenly Audrey!: Check Out New Photos of Tony Winner Lena Hall in Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The Hedwig and the Angry Inch Tony winner co-stars with Rob McClure at the Westside Theatre.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:55PM

See Photos From Unveiling of Broadway's James Earl Jones Theatre by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Also, watch the Tony-winning veteran actor's reaction as he sees the refurbishment of the theatre for the first time.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33AM
Friday, September 9, 2022

Check Out New Production Photos From World Premiere of The Notebook Musical by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

The Ingrid Michaelson-Bekah Brunstetter musical is currently in previews at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:37PM

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