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Friday, October 18, 2019

Sex Education’s Aimee Lou Wood, Ciarán Hinds, and More Join West End Uncle Vanya by Olivia Clement

See who's joining the previously announced Toby Jones and Richard Armitage in the Conor McPherson adaptation of Chekhov’s play.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Christine Evangelista to Star in MsTRIAL Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new play by Dep Kirkland, about sexual assault in the legal field, will premiere at New World Stages.

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See Who’s Starring in the Lileana Blain-Cruz-Helmed Revival of Fefu and Her Friends by Olivia Clement

The Obie winner directs the María Irene Fornés play, in which the audience will be split up into groups, at TFANA.

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Red Bull Theater Unveils 2019–2020 Season by Olivia Clement

The lineup includes Jeffrey Hatcher's The Alchemist and readings of new plays by Anchuli Felicia King, Kate Hamill, and more.

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Actors’ Equity Members Vote to Approve New Broadway Contract by Olivia Clement

Changes include annual compensation increases and improvements for stage managers and swings.

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Little Shop of Horrors Opens Off-Broadway October 17 by Olivia Clement

Jonathan Groff and Tammy Blanchard star in the Michael Mayer-helmed production at the Westside Theatre.

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Adam Rapp’s The Sound Inside Opens on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Mary-Louise Parker and Will Hochman star in the new play, directed by David Cromer.

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

HERE Will Be Transformed for The Black History Museum…According to the United States of America by Olivia Clement

Created and directed by Zoey Martinson, the immersive show will transform the arts center into a theatrical museum.

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Bright and Brave: A New Musical to Premiere at Dixon Place by Olivia Clement

The new musical by Peter Charney, Jack Saleeby, and Noah Silva is inspired by Morris B. Kaplan’s Sodom on the Thames.

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Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’s Luke Kirby to Star in Christopher Shinn’s Judgment Day Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Shinn’s new adaptation of Ödön von Horváth’s 1937 play will premiere at the Park Avenue Armory this winter.

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Zawe Ashton's For All The Women Who Thought They Were Mad Extends by Olivia Clement

The Soho Rep. production, which began on Monday, will play an additional week.

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London’s The Play That Goes Wrong to Welcome New Cast by Olivia Clement

The Olivier Award-winning production in the West End continues at the Duchess Theatre.

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Mrs. Doubtfire Musical Set Broadway Cast and Dates by Olivia Clement

Following its world premiere in Seattle, the new musical comedy will transfer to the Sondheim Theatre.

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Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new production opens at The Triad October 16.

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

New York Stage and Film Unveils Fall Reading Series Lineup by Olivia Clement

The programming will showcase new plays by Jessica Huang, Majkin Holmquist, and Keelay Gipson.

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Check Out The Civilians' 2019–2020 R&D Group by Olivia Clement

Grace McLean, Whitney Mosery, Crystal Skillman, and Jason Tseng are among the new members who will create work derived from creative inquiry.

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New York Premiere of Lucas Hnath's The Thin Place Finds Its Cast by Olivia Clement

Emily Cass McDonnell and Randy Danson will lead the cast of the Playwrights Horizons production.

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Page 73's Next Production Will be Zara Howard's Stew by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from the playwright-focused theatre company will play a limited run in 2020.

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Page 73's Next Production Will be Zora Howard's Stew by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from the playwright-focused theatre company will play a limited run in 2020.

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Alexis Scheer’s Our Dear Dead Drug Lord Extends Again Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The critically acclaimed world premiere, directed by Whitney White, will play through November.

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Off-Broadway Revival of The Young Man From Atlanta, Starring Kristine Nielsen and Aidan Quinn, Extended by Olivia Clement

The Signature Theatre's production of Horton Foote's Pulitzer Prize–winning play will get an extra week.

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Grease! TV Spinoff in the Works by Olivia Clement

Grease: Rydell High is set to premiere on HBO Max.

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See Who's Joining James McAvoy in London Cyrano de Bergerac by Olivia Clement

The new adaptation from Jamie Lloyd's theatre company will begin performances in November.

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Jason Alexander to Host Dramatists Guild Foundation Gala by Olivia Clement

The evening will honor Once On This Island songwriters Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty.

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BAM’s 2019 Next Wave Festival Kicks Off October 15 by Olivia Clement

The annual festival, featuring theatre, dance, and film, is the first under new Artistic Director David Binder's leadership.

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Matt Williams’ New Psychological Drama Fear Premieres Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Veronica Mars' Enrico Colantoni, Obi Abili, and Alexander Garfin star in the world premiere at the Lucille Lortel.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

Zawe Ashton's For All The Women Who Thought They Were Mad Begins at Soho Rep. by Olivia Clement

The Betrayal star makes her U.S. playwriting debut at the acclaimed downtown theatre.

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Friday, October 11, 2019

The Lark’s Playwrights’ Week to Showcase New Works by Ren Dara Santiago, Shayan Lotfi, and More by Olivia Clement

The annual festival of new plays will run November 4–8.

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MCC to Showcase New Musical Goddess, Plus New Plays by C.A. Johnson, Ana Nogueira, and More by Olivia Clement

The new works will be presented at MCC's theatre as part of the company's PlayLab and SongLab reading series.

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Irish Rep Adds Dion Boucicault's London Assurance to 2019–2020 Lineup by Olivia Clement

Charlotte Moore will direct the early play from the 19th-century Irish playwright, known for his melodramas.

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Will Arbery’s Heroes of the Fourth Turning Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The critically acclaimed world premiere will play an additional two weeks.

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