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Thursday, February 20, 2020

The Inheritance Sets Closing Dates on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The two-part epic from Matthew Lopez will play its final performance in March.

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Robert Cuccioli to Star in Irish Rep's A Touch of the Poet by Olivia Clement

Belle Aykroyd, Kate Forbes, and more will be part of the Off-Broadway revival in the spring.

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Fault Line Theatre to Celebrate 10th Anniversary Season With World Premiere of Twenty Twenty: A Play by Olivia Clement

The new play by Alix Sobler will premiere at the Paradise Factory in the fall.

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MCC Extends World Premiere of C.A. Johnson's All the Natalie Portmans by Olivia Clement

The new play, now in previews, will play an additional two weeks.

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Check Out New Production Photos for World Premiere of Hilary Bettis' 72 Miles to Go... Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Tyler Alvarez and Jacqueline Guillén star as siblings in the new play from the writer of Alligator and television’s The Americans.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Grand Horizons’ Maulik Pancholy to Sign Copies of His Book Post-Show by Olivia Clement

Second Stage will hold a book signing for The Best at It, the story of a gay Indian American boy coming into his own.

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Kayla Martine’s Indoor Person Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The world premiere, which stars Olivia Hartshorn, is part of Normal Ave’s 2019–2020 season.

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Hamilton Alum Nik Walker and Motown’s Matt Manuel to Join Ain't Too Proud on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The actors will replace original Temptations actors Derrick Baskin and Ephraim Sykes.

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Tickets to a Broadway Preview of Diana to Benefit The Actors Fund by Olivia Clement

Sales from a large block of seats on March 16 will benefit the national human services organization.

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Russian Doll’s Charlie Barnett to Star in New Musical The Mountain Digby by Olivia Clement

Described as a “macabre and gruesome” new comedy, the show will open in Los Angeles in March.

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The True Story of Arthur Miller Directing Death of a Salesman in China Inspires New Play From Target Margin Theater by Olivia Clement

Performed in English and Mandarin by an all-female cast, Salesman之死 will run March 29–April 18 in The Doxsee in Brooklyn.

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Celine Song’s Endlings Begins at New York Theatre Workshop by Olivia Clement

Directed by Sammi Cannold, the new play about Korean female sea divers arrives Off-Broadway following a hit world premiere.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Ben Folds, Sarah Norris, and Emma Sandall Team Up for Stage Adaptation of Sheila Heti’s Motherhood by Olivia Clement

Titled This Wrestling Place, the play will be adapted and directed by Norris, and workshopped with her company New Light Theater Project.

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How This British Acting Student Carved out a Multi-Faceted Theatre Career in New York City by Olivia Clement

An alum of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, HanJie Chow balances acting with photography, a behind-the-scenes gig at New York Theatre Workshop, and more.

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How This British Actor Carved out a Multi-Faceted Theatre Career in New York City by Olivia Clement

An alum of the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, HanJie Chow balances acting with photography, a behind-the-scenes gig at New York Theatre Workshop, and more.

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Grosses Analysis: American Utopia Finishes on a High Note, Sets New House Record by Olivia Clement

The David Byrne show, which closed February 16, will return to Broadway in the fall.

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Philadelphia's Wilma Theater to Welcome 3 New Co-Artistic Directors by Olivia Clement

James Ijames, Yury Urnov, and Morgan Green will join founding artistic director Blanka Zizka in co-running the theatre.

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Taylor Iman Jones Joins Emojiland Off-Broadway February 18 by Olivia Clement

The Head Over Heels and Groundhog Day star, also cast in the upcoming premiere of The Devil Wears Prada musical, will temporarily step in for Lesli Margherita.

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Arena Stage Unveils World Premieres From Craig Lucas and Theresa Rebeck, a Lynn Nottage Revival, and More by Olivia Clement

Check out the complete 2020–2021 season, which kicks off with the previously announced American Prophet musical.

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Tony Winner Gabriel Ebert, Ian Bedford, Steven Rattazzi, and Graham Rowat Complete Cast of Benefit Performance of Arsenic & Old Lace by Olivia Clement

Keen Company will bring back Joseph Kesselring's comedy, which opened on Broadway in 1941, for one night only.

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Off-Broadway Premiere of Blues for an Alabama Sky Opens at Theatre Row by Olivia Clement

Keen Company brings Pearl Cleage’s play to the New York stage for the first time since its premiere 25 years ago.

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Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen’s Coal Country Begins at The Public Theater by Olivia Clement

Detailing the Upper Big Branch mine explosion, and featuring music by Steve Earle, the new play with music premieres Off-Broadway.

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U.S. Premiere of Alice Birch's Anatomy of a Suicide Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize-winning play, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, opens at Atlantic Theater February 18.

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Monday, February 17, 2020

59E59 Theaters Unveils 2020 Brits Off Broadway Lineup by Olivia Clement

5 companies from the U.K. will make their U.S. debuts in the annual spring festival showcasing work from across the pond.

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With 2 New Play Premieres, a Hit Off-Broadway Run, a TV Writing Gig, and More, Charly Evon Simpson is a Playwright On the Rise by Olivia Clement

On the heels of a wildly successful 2019, Simpson debuts her play Jump Off-Broadway.

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Tumacho, With Phillipa Soo, John Ellison Conlee, Chinaza Uche, and More, Returns Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Leigh Silverman-helmed production from Clubbed Thumb kicks off performances February 17 in the Connelly Theater.

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A Sign of the Times, Starring Javier Muñoz, Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Hamilton and In the Heights star returns Off-Broadway in the new monologue play by Stephen Lloyd Helper.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

The Rollicking, Scandalous Real Life of Irish Theatre’s Lady G by Olivia Clement

Off-Broadway’s Lady G: Plays and Whisperings of Lady Gregory unearths the fascinating story of the turn-of-the-20th century ”rockstar” and leader of Irish theatre.

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David Byrne's American Utopia Ends on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The hit theatrical concert plays its final performance at the Hudson Theatre February 16.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Johanna Day, Alyssa May Gold, and Chris Myers Join How I Learned to Drive on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Paula Vogel's landmark play, to be seen on Broadway for the first time, will star Mary-Louise Parker and David Morse.

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Babak Tafti, Marjan Neshat, and More Tapped for Off-Broadway Premiere of Selling Kabul by Olivia Clement

Tyne Rafaeli directs the intimate thriller exploring the toll of American imperialism from a family’s apartment in Afghanistan.

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