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Monday, July 15, 2019

Waitress' Alison Luff and Pulitzer Prize Winner Suzan-Lori Parks Set for Broadway Buskers by Dan Meyer

The free concert series takes place on summer Tuesdays in Times Square.

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Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal Beckon Fans to Broadway With New Song by Dan Meyer

The jokey number comes ahead of Sea Wall/A Life beginning previews at the Hudson Theatre July 26.

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Lea Michele to Star in ABC Movie Same Time, Next Christmas by Dan Meyer

The Glee and Spring Awakening veteran will spread holiday cheer on the small screen.

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Cast Set for West End Transfer of Touching the Void by Dan Meyer

The production will begin at the Duke of York’s Theatre November 9.

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See Who’s Joining Zoë Wanamaker and Zrinka Cvitešić in London's Two Ladies by Dan Meyer

The play begins previews at the Bridge Theatre September 14.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Cast Set for 2019 Summer Shorts at 59E59 by Dan Meyer

The short play festival returns this summer.

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Industry Roundup: New Hires at World Trade Center’s Perelman, Public Theater, Trinity Rep, More by Dan Meyer

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

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Behind the Scenes of Aladdin in Crosswalk the Musical by Dan Meyer

Will Smith, Mena Massoud, and Naomi Scott all participated in a medley of songs from the recent live-action remake.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Win a Pair of Tickets to See Be More Chill on Broadway by Dan Meyer

Playbill ClubSEATS is giving away two tickets to see the musical before it closes August 11.

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Watch Highlights From the Musical Because of Winn Dixie by Dan Meyer

The production runs at Connecticut's Goodspeed through September 1.

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Works Selected for ‘Best Of’ Showcase at 10th Annual United Solo Theatre Festival by Dan Meyer

The pieces will be presented at Theatre Row September 19–November 24.

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Matthew Morrison, Angelica Ross, More Rock '80s Looks in American Horror Story: 1984 Teaser by Dan Meyer

The newest installation of the Ryan Murphy anthology series will also include Emma Roberts, Gus Kenworthy, Billie Lourd, and Leslie Grossman.

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When the Movies Hit the Stage: 9 Straight Play Adaptations of Films by Dan Meyer

Writers don't only musicalize your favorite films—some of them come to the stage without songs and dances, including these shows.

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Charly Evon Simpson and Abe Koogler Named Dramatist Guild’s 2019 Lanford Wilson Award Recipients by Dan Meyer

Past honorees have included Isaac Gomez, R. Eric Thomas, and Pulitzer Prize winner Martyna Majok.

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Broadway-Bound Zawe Ashton's For All the Women... to Receive World Premiere in London by Dan Meyer

The Betrayal star's new work will run this fall in a Hackney Showroom presentation.

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Margot White and Mark Lotito to Star in Debra Whitfield’s Tech Support by Dan Meyer

The Off-Broadway premiere, also directed by Whitfield, begins performances August 29.

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Watch Bonnie Milligan, Bryonha Marie Parham, and More in Promenade by Dan Meyer

The presentation of Maria Irene Fornes’ musical runs July 10–11 as part of Encores! Off-Center series at New York City Center.

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New York Stage and Film Reveals Mentors for 2019–2020 Filmmakers’ Workshop by Dan Meyer

Obie-winning playwright Rajiv Joseph is among the artists who will participate in panels to support screenwriters.

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Read Reviews for National Theatre's Peer Gynt, Starring James McArdle by Dan Meyer

The Edinburgh Theatre Festival co-production runs in London through October 8.

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Listen to Beyoncé’s New Song ‘Spirit’ From The Lion King Soundtrack by Dan Meyer

The song will also appear on the companion album The Lion King: The Gift, out July 19.

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Rave Theatre Festival Set to Debut New Works in NYC This August by Dan Meyer

The two-week event, founded by producer Ken Davenport, aims to give burgeoning artists a platform to stage their shows in New York City.

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A Gay Scientist Couple Will Save the World in Kragtar: An American Monster Musical by Dan Meyer

Michael Campayno, Emily Koch, and more will perform in a concert presentation of the show at Feinstein’s/54 Below.

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Bernadette Peters Praises Canadian Audiences and Plays 'Truth or Tail' by Dan Meyer

The Hello, Dolly! star stopped by Live with Kelly and Ryan to talk about recent concerts and the SPCA of Westchester.

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Playwrights Marcus Gardley and Lauren Yee Among 2019 Doris Duke Artists by Dan Meyer

A total of $1.65 million was awarded this year to six individuals for their outstanding contribution to theatre.

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Monday, July 8, 2019

Be More Chill Co-Producer Ben Holtzman Named Newest T. Fellow by Dan Meyer

The fellowship, founded by Harold Prince, is a one-year program aimed to develop producers’ creative skills and talent.

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King Kong's Drew McOnie to Direct Torch Song Revival at London’s New Turbine Theatre by Dan Meyer

The new venue, set to open in August, is spearheaded by Artistic Director Paul Taylor-Mills.

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Boy George Sings ‘Send in the Clowns’ on The Voice Australia by Dan Meyer

The singer performed with winner Diana Rouvas during the show's finale.

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Isaac Gomez’s The Way She Spoke Begins Previews July 8 by Dan Meyer

Kate del Castillo stars in the solo show, presented by Audible at Minetta Lane Theatre.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

How to Simultaneously Get Premium Broadway Seats and Donate to a Good Cause by Dan Meyer

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS’ Care-Tix program offers audiences great seats and the chance to help others.

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Promenade’s Cast on the Most Absurd Characters They’ve Ever Played by Dan Meyer

Encores! Off-Center’s production of María Irene Fornés’ absurdist musical plays July 10–11 at New York City Center.

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Watch Rehearsal Footage From the Cast of Encores! Off-Center’s Promenade by Dan Meyer

The musical, by María Irene Fornés and Al Carmines, runs July 10-11 at New York City Center.

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