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Friday, May 20, 2022

How Moulin Rouge! The Musical's Tech Rehearsal Inspired Director Alex Timbers' Broadway Bird by Lindsey Sullivan

Before Alex Timbers was a Tony-winning director, he was a New York City kid who loved his pet birds. "I think if you're a New Yorker, birds are a huge part of your life—whether you choose …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Odds & Ends: Shoshana Bean, Samantha Pauly & More Set for Broadway Sings Taylor Swift by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Taylor Swift (Photo: Steven Ferdman/Getty Images) Broadway Stars to Put Their Spin on Taylor Swift The Broadway Sings concert ser…

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Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans & Justin Mortelliti Welcome First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans and his husband, fellow artist Justin Mortelliti, have welcomed their first child. Larsen Jean Evans-Mortelliti was born in Arizona on May 13.        …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

See Skylar Astin Head Somewhere That's Green in New Little Shop of Horrors Pics by Lindsey Sullivan

Skylar Astin has officially arrived on Skid Row. He began performances as Seymour in the off-Broadway production of Little Shop of Horrors on May 17, and now there are photos of him in the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Watch Company Tony Nominee Matt Doyle Revisit Roles in Spring Awakening, The Book of Mormon & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Matt Doyle is playing Jamie in the Tony-nominated revival of Company, and his take on the role in the Marianne Elliott-helmed production has garnered an Outer Critics Circle Award as well as…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Road to the Tonys! See Sutton Foster, Julianne Hough & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:37PM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

The Lehman Trilogy, Six and Kimberly Akimbo Top 2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Winners for the 71st annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on off and off-off-Broadway in the 2021-2022 season, have been announced. Leading the pack is The Lehma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls by Lindsey Sullivan

After earning seven Tony nominations, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has extended its run at the Booth Theatre through June 5. Camille A. Brown garner…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Tony-Nominated Girl From the North Country Extends Broadway Run by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of receiving seven Tony Award nominations, Girl From the North Country has extended its run at the Belasco Theatre through June 19. The show, which features the music of Bob Dylan,…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:33PM

Watch Jaquel Spivey & the Cast of A Strange Loop Perform 'Inner White Girl' by Lindsey Sullivan

A Strange Loop is having an exciting week. In addition to garnering 11 Tony nominations and releasing five tracks from the cast recording, which will be released on June 10, stars Jaquel S…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:18AM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

Big Screen Adaptation of Clybourne Park to Star Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning play Clybourne Park is getting a star-studded film adaptation. Deadline reports it will be directed by Pam MacKinnon, who was Tony-nominated for…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12AM

Celebrate Awards Season with Michael R. Jackson, Matt Doyle, Camille A. Brown & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Odds & Ends: Ariana DeBose Joins Westworld Season Four in Recurring Role by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Ariana DeBose Set for HBO's Westworld After winning an Oscar for her performance in West Side Story  and revealing that she will h…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:36PM

Girl From the North Country Will Launch North American Tour Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

Girl From the North Country, which received seven Tony Award nominations on May 9, will hit the road in a national touring production beginning in the fall of 2023. The tour will begin at He…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM

Find Out Six Queen Samantha Pauly's Gravity-Defying, Gender-Bending Dream Roles and More by Lindsey Sullivan

Name: Samantha Pauly Hometown: "I grew up in Iowa. Six is my first Broadway show, so having grown up in the Midwest and not really doing a lot of theater when I was younger—this is still…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Thoughts of a Colored Man & Company Win GLAAD Media Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Thoughts of a Colored Man and Company tied for Outstanding Broadway Production at the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The New York ceremony was hosted by celebrity Peloton instructor Cody Ri…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:48AM
Friday, May 6, 2022

Odds & Ends: See Footage of Heather Headley & More in Into the Woods at Encores! by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Here's Your Ticket Inside Into the Woods at Encores! The starry Encores! staging of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the W…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

Feinstein's/54 Below, Asian American Performers Action Coalition & More Receive Tony Honors for Excellence by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that they will present the 2022 Tony Honors for Excellence in the Theatre to the Asian American Performers Action Coalition, Broadway F…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

Watch Alan Menken and the Stars of Little Shop of Horrors Perform a Tiny Desk Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Little Shop of Horrors, which plays off-Broadway at the Westside Theatre, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. To mark the occasion, NPR released a Tiny Desk concert of the cast. Conrad Ri…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42PM

Betsy Wolfe, Paulo Szot & More Announced for & Juliet's Toronto Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting has been announced for the North American premiere production of & Juliet, which will play at the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto from June 22 through August 14. With a book…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:42PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Odds & Ends: London's Old Vic Cancels 4000 Miles, Starring Eileen Atkins & Timothée Chalamet by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. London Production of Pulitzer Prize Finalist 4000 Miles Canceled Following postponements, London's Old Vic has announced the cancell…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM

Tonys Administration Committee Announces Final Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on May 5 to confirm the eligibility status of 15 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the third and final time the committee…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM

Bat Out of Hell Will Return to London Next Year; Vegas Residency Set by Lindsey Sullivan

The musical Bat Out of Hell, featuring Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf’s greatest hits, will return to London in 2023. The show, which is currently touring the U.K. and Ireland, will play a lim…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33AM
Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Odds & Ends: Adrienne Warren, Jessica Vosk & More Set for Carnegie Hall Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Jessica Vosk (Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Breast Cancer Research Foundation) Carnegie Hall to Present Concert for U…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Take It From the Top! Watch Myles Frost & the Cast of MJ The Musical Perform 'Beat It' by Lindsey Sullivan

Get into the groove of the new show MJ The Musical with a sneak peek of the opening number, "Beat It." Star Myles Frost, who plays Michael Jackson, shows off his moves with the cast, co…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:37PM

See Katrina Lenk & the Cast of Company Perform the Title Song by Lindsey Sullivan

Phone rings, door chimes! The Broadway cast of the revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company, which is playing at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, performed the title number on T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:33PM

Celebrate Awards Season with The Broadway Show's Red Carpet Roundup & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Theater awards season is in full swing! The cut-off date for Tony eligibility is May 4, which means all of the new spring offerings are officially open. Tony nominations come out on May 9, a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:33PM

Plaza Suite, Starring Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker, Extends on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Plaza Suite is delaying its checkout from the Hudson Theatre. The Broadway revival of Neil Simon's 1968 comedy has extended once more, this time through July 10. The production stars real-l…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM

Oscar Winner Ariana DeBose to Host the 75th Tony Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of her Oscar win for her performance as Anita in West Side Story, Ariana DeBose is set to host Broadway's biggest night. As previously reported, the 75th Tony Awards will take p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls to Close on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf will play its final performance at the Booth Theatre on May 22. Directed …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM