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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Red Bull Theater to Honor Condola Rashad, Daniel Sullivan, and American Theatre Wing by Dan Meyer

The 11th annual Running of the Bulls Gala celebrates achievement in classical theatre.

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The Who’s Tommy, Starring Casey Cott, Begins Performances at The Kennedy Center by Dan Meyer

The Washington, D.C., production also stars Mandy Gonzalez, Christian Borle, and Wesley Taylor.

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Watch: How Renée Fleming's Voice Became the Soundscape for Norma Jeane Baker of Troy by Dan Meyer

The world premiere, also starring Ben Whishaw, opened April 9 at The Shed and is scheduled to run through May 19.

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Read Reviews for London's All My Sons, Starring Sally Field and Bill Pullman by Dan Meyer

The Arthur Miller classic opened in the West End April 23.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Derek Klena Sings ‘Younger Than Springtime’ in Latest R&H Goes Pop Release by Dan Meyer

The Anastasia star is the latest to participate in the popular mash-up musical series.

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Industry Roundup: New Hires at Boston Conservatory, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, and More by Dan Meyer

See who has recently joined the team at major theatre and entertainment institutions.

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Watch the New Trailer for The Hustle, Starring Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson by Dan Meyer

The Les Misérables Oscar winner and West End alum team up for the female-driven adaptation of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Deirdre O’Connell Will Play Lucas Hnath’s Mom in His New Play by Dan Meyer

The latest work from the Hillary and Clinton and A Doll’s House, Part 2 playwright makes its world premiere at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group.

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National Disability Theatre to Partner With La Jolla Playhouse and Goodman Theatre for New Works by Dan Meyer

Christopher Shinn and Gregg Mozgala have been selected to workshop new plays.

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Tina Fey Is Auctioning Off T-Shirts From Saturday Night Live, Mean Girls, and 30 Rock by Dan Meyer

The auction, which supports Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, lasts through April 22 with winners scoring VIP house seats to Mean Girls along with a signed Playbill.

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IAMA’s The One Day Plays Will Include Patrick J. Adams, Troian Bellisario, Baron Vaughn, More by Dan Meyer

IAMA company members and friends will create five new plays in 23 hours for the April 28 performance at the Greenway Court Theatre April 28.

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National Jewish Theater Foundation to Honor Jerry Bock With Concert Reading of Rothschild & Sons by Dan Meyer

The late Broadway composer will posthumously receive the organization's Lifetime Achievement Award May 2.

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Documentary About A Raisin in the Sun Playwright Lorraine Hansberry Wins Peabody Award by Dan Meyer

The PBS American Masters film explores the life and legacy of the first African-American female playwright to have a show on Broadway.

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Laurie Metcalf Visits Colbert to Talk Puzzles, Playing Hillary Clinton, and Sneezing on Stage by Dan Meyer

The Tony and Emmy winner currently stars opposite John Lithgow in Broadway's Hillary and Clinton.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Watch the Trailer for Broadway's Beetlejuice Musical, Featuring Shrimp Monsters, Levitating Dancers, and Shrunken Heads by Dan Meyer

The musical, now in previews at the Winter Garden Theatre, is based on Tim Burton's beloved 1988 dark comedy and includes several nods to the movie.

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Broadway's Beetlejuice to Launch Digital Lottery by Dan Meyer

The musical adaptation of the Tim Burton cult classic began previews March 28 at the Winter Garden Theatre.

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Drama League's In Conversation Series to Welcome Taylor Mac and Judith Light by Dan Meyer

The playwright of Broadway's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus and the Tony-winning actor will reflect on their careers in theatre.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Watch an Animated Christine Baranski Judge Easter Bonnets on Disney Junior's Fancy Nancy by Dan Meyer

The two-time Tony winner "appears" as Mrs. Devine on the animated children’s program.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Cast Set for Serenbe Playhouse's Vaudeville-Inspired Ragtime by Dan Meyer

The musical will be staged under tent reminiscent of the those from early 20th-century Atlantic City.

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Watch Uma Thurman and Network's Tony Goldwyn in Spooky Trailer for The Chambers by Dan Meyer

The Netflix horror series about a heart transplant recipient and the family of the organ donor will debut April 26.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Laura Benanti Joins Michael Keaton and Stanley Tucci in 9/11 Lawyer Biopic by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner, currently onstage as Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady through July, will portray the widow of a firefighter who died in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks.

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Julie Klausner, Brenda Braxton, More to Take Over the Beauty Salon in Steel Magnolias Reading by Dan Meyer

The two will be joined by Dear Evan Hansen star Lisa Brescia, Sandy Duncan, Nancy Opel, and Carrie St. Louis for the May event.

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

The Actors Fund’s New Rehab Resource for Artists and More by Dan Meyer

With a new short-term rehab center, The Fund offers recovery services to performing arts professionals and New Jersey neighbors.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

North Shore High Fashion: A Closer Look at the Mean Girls Costumes on Broadway by Dan Meyer

When Mean Girls opened in April 2018, designer Gregg Barnes created fresh character-specific looks for Cady, Janis, and the rest.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Where to See Hello, Dolly! Tony Winner Gavin Creel in Concert by Dan Meyer

The Broadway star has performances scheduled in both New York City and Los Angeles County.

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12 Olivier-Winning Shows that Never Made it to Broadway by Dan Meyer

Not every musical and play that wins London's top theatre award makes it across the Atlantic. Do you know these shows?

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Sounds Bites 6.0 Musical Festival Winners Announced by Dan Meyer

The ten-minute musical competition featured ten musicals that were judged in directing, acting, musical, and production categories.

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Adam Driver Pulls Detective Duty, Zombie Carol Kane Craves Chardonnay in The Dead Don’t Die Trailer by Dan Meyer

Driver (currently starring in Burn This on Broadway) and stage vet Kane appear in zombie attack thriller.

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Read Reviews for the World Premiere of Iain Bell's Jack The Ripper: The Women of Whitechapel by Dan Meyer

The English National Opera production plays at the London Coliseum through April 12.

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Regional Roundup: Long Wharf's New Leadership, World Premieres at Asolo, and Off-Broadway Hits Come to Pittsburgh by Dan Meyer

Four theatres have recently announced world premieres as part of their 2019–2020 season.

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Christie Brinkley on Her Return to Broadway's Chicago by Dan Meyer

The model and actor spoke on The Today Show about her history with the long-running musical before reprising her performance as Roxie.

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