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Friday, October 30, 2020

Odds & Ends: Tony Winner Ari'el Stachel Joins Olivia Wilde’s Starry Don’t Worry Darling Film & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Ari'el Stachel Joins Harry Styles, Chris Pine, Florence Pugh & More Ari'el Stachel, who wowed audiences on Broadway in …

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Working Its Way Back to London! Jersey Boys Will Return to the West End in April by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony and Olivier-winning musical Jersey Boys is set to return to London’s West End, opening at the new Trafalgar Theatre (formerly known as Trafalgar Studios). Performances are schedul…

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Get The Prom Movie Celebration Started with First Single 'Tonight Belongs to You' by Lindsey Sullivan

The starry film adaptation of the Tony-nominated Broadway musical The Prom is arriving on Netflix on December 11, and fans now have an anthem to get them pumped up for the movie's release. T…

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Listen to Carrie Hope Fletcher Belt Out a Song from Andrew Lloyd Webber's New Cinderella Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

The first single from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella has arrived! As previously reported, the show will now begin performances at London's Gillian Lynne Theatre on March 19, 2021 due to th…

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

Ain't Too Proud Stars Reunite for Powerful 'I'm Losing You' Music Video by Lindsey Sullivan

Ain't Too Proud's Classic Five stars—James Harkness as Paul Williams, Nik Walker as Otis Williams, Matt Manuel as David Ruffin, Jawan M. Jackson as Melvin Franklin and Jelani Remy as Eddie…

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020

MCC Theater Announces Updates on Jocelyn Bioh's Nollywood Dreams & More by Lindsey Sullivan

MCC Theater is offering some exciting plans for upcoming programming and productions through 2021. The off-Broadway theater company plans to produce in-person stagings of its previously canc…

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Monday, October 26, 2020

Tony-Winning Set Designer and Beloved Mentor Ming Cho Lee Dies at 90 by Lindsey Sullivan

Ming Cho Lee, who designed numerous Broadway sets, took home a special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in 2013 and instructed many aspiring designers, has died at the age of 90. Accordi…

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Glenn Close Offers an Update on the Upcoming Sunset Boulevard Movie Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Three-time Tony winner and seven-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close has revealed an update regarding the previously announced Sunset Boulevard film. Close, who garnered her third Tony Award for …

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Everybody's Talking About Jamie to Resume West End Performances in November by Lindsey Sullivan

The Olivier-nominated musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie will celebrate its third birthday in the West End by resuming performances at the Apollo Theatre on November 28. "To keep them …

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Watch Dolly Parton, Christine Baranski, Jenifer Lewis & More Make Merry in Christmas on the Square by Lindsey Sullivan

The merry trailer for Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square, which is slated to premiere on Netflix on November 22, has arrived. Directed by Debbie Allen, the musical holiday special stars …

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Odds & Ends: André Holland, Blair Underwood & More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Three Final Productions Announced for Williamstown Season These performers will be rehearsing from home. As previously rep…

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Slave Play Tony Nominee James Cusati-Moyer Tapped for Shonda Rhimes Series by Lindsey Sullivan

James Cusati-Moyer, who was Tony-nominated for his performance in Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play, has landed a recurring role on Shonda Rhimes’ Netflix series Inventing Anna. According to …

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Antonio Banderas to Direct & Star in Company in Spain by Lindsey Sullivan

Banderas, bubi! Tony nominee Antonio Banderas will take on Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company. According to El País, he will star as Bobby in a Spanish-language production that he …

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Time to Dance! See Meryl Streep, James Corden & More in the Sparkly Trailer for The Prom by Lindsey Sullivan

The starry film adaptation of the Tony-nominated Broadway musical The Prom is arriving on Netflix on December 11, and the trailer is here! As previously reported, the movie stars Meryl Str…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Hear from American Utopia's Masterful Musicians : 'David Byrne Was Really Open to Everyone Having Input' by Lindsey Sullivan

The October episode of the monthly series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal includes a interview with company members of David Byrne's American Utopia, which is now streaming on HBO as a…

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Audra McDonald & Steven Pasquale Tapped for COVID-Centric Drama Series The Second Wave by Lindsey Sullivan

The new drama series The Second Wave is joining shows like Love in the Time of Corona, Coastal Elites and Social Distance in addressing the coronavirus pandemic. According to Deadline, this …

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Watch Gavin Creel Get Witchy at Jay Armstrong Johnson’s Annual Halloween Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Jay Armstrong Johnson’s annual show I Put a Spell on You, a spoof of and tribute to the movie Hocus Pocus, will get the virtual treatment as a Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS benefit on…

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Sharon D. Clarke & More Performers Announced for the 2020 Olivier Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Details regarding the 2020 Olivier Awards have arrived! As previously reported, they are taking place on October 25 at 6:20PM ET. Hosted by the previously announced Jason Manford, the cere…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Members & More Set for Arthur Miller Foundation Virtual Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Rise up! The annual Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, celebrating the power of public school arts education, are going virtual. Presented by, this year’s third annual gala cel…

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Monday, October 19, 2020

Diane Warren and Susan Stroman Team Up for New Musical The Right Girl at Barrington Stage Company by Lindsey Sullivan

The new musical The Right Girl will be presented at Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on November 1, when a filmed presentation of its first performance will premiere bef…

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

Watch Heidi Schreck Discuss the Film of What the Constitution Means to Me: 'It Relates to What's Going On' by Lindsey Sullivan

The October episode of the series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, which is airing throughout the country this month, includes an interview with Heidi Schreck, whose show What the Cons…

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Saturday, October 17, 2020

Doreen Montalvo of In the Heights, Mrs. Doubtfire & More, Dies at 56 by Lindsey Sullivan

Doreen Montalvo, who was last seen on Broadway in Mrs. Doubtfire, has passed away at the age of 56. According to The Hollywood Reporter, her manager Steve Maihack confirmed that she passed a…

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Tony Nominee Anthony Chisholm, Acclaimed for August Wilson Plays, Dies at 77 by Lindsey Sullivan

Anthony Chisholm, who received a 2007 Tony Award nomination for his performance in August Wilson's Radio Golf and had a longtime collaboration with the prolific playwright, died on October 1…

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Friday, October 16, 2020

Broadway's Alexandra Socha & Etai Benson Tie the Knot by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway couple Alexandra Socha and Etai Benson were married this month in Central Park. They both posted about the ceremony (which included six people in attendance due to the ongoing COVID…

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Elaine Paige Joins the Cast of Pantoland at The Palladium in December by Lindsey Sullivan

Stage legend Elaine Paige will be stepping into the spotlight this holiday season. She will join the cast of Pantoland at The Palladium as Queen Rat for the three-week holiday run beginning …

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Thursday, October 15, 2020

Odds & Ends: Les Misérables - The Staged Concert Extends West End Run & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Les Misérables - The Staged Concert Extended by Two Weeks Due to public demand, a two-week extension has been announced f…

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Watch James Monroe Iglehart Announce the 2020 Tony Nominees Right Here by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway's biggest night morning is here! As previously reported, Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart is announcing the 2020 Tony Award nominations on October 15. Want to cheer on your favor…

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New Comedy The Comeback to Play the West End This Holiday Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Good news for London audiences! A brand new comedy entitled The Comeback will play the Noel Coward Theatre this December. Directed by Emily Burns, this is a debut play written by and sta…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Les Misérables' Tony-Winning Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer Dies at 95 by Lindsey Sullivan

Herbert Kretzmer, who won a 1987 Tony Award for penning the lyrics to the musical Les Misérables, has died at the age of 95. The New York Times reports that his agent Marc Berlin confirmed …

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Bernadette Peters & Elaine Paige to Host Virtual Adoption Event West End Woofs by Lindsey Sullivan

Two theater royals are teaming up for a great cause! Bernadette Peters, who co-founded the starry annual adoption event Broadway Barks, is now helping to launch the first ever U.K. installme…

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Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Get a Sneak Peek at Future Demons, Ryan Scott Oliver's Collection of Haunting Songs by Lindsey Sullivan

Halloween is fast-approaching, and while the coronavirus pandemic may prevent costumed revelers from gathering, Ryan Scott Oliver has just the thing to celebrate this time of year: Future De…

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