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Friday, August 23, 2019

Jaclyn Backhaus’ Wives Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Men on Boats playwright pushes past patriarchal clichés in her time-hopping new comedy at Playwrights Horizons.

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Make Believe Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Bess Wohl's play, about the mysteries of childhood and the things that haunt us forever, will play an extra week.

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Jaymes Jorsling's Jazz Play (A)loft Modulation to Premiere Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Inspired by true events from the 1950s and ’60s, the play features a live jazz band that will improvise nightly.

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Stephen Karam and PJ Paparelli's Columbinus to Play Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The play, about the Columbine school shooting, is part of The Drama Club NYC's upcoming season.

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Michael Benjamin Washington to Perform Landmark Anna Deavere Smith Play Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Boys in the Band actor will star in the Signature Theatre production of Fires in the Mirror, directed by Saheem Ali.

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tracy Letts at Work on Remake of British Hit TV Series Mum by Olivia Clement

Producer Scott Rudin is developing the American adaptation.

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Bedlam’s The Crucible Finds Its Cast by Olivia Clement

Eric Tucker will direct the Arthur Miller drama Off-Broadway this fall.

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2019 Henry Hewes Design Award Honorees Announced by Olivia Clement

The annual awards recognize artistry on the Broadway, Off-Broadway, and Off-Off-Broadway stages.

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Read Reviews for Robert Icke’s The Doctor in London by Olivia Clement

The adaptation of Arthur Schnitzler’s Professor Bernhardi plays the Almeida Theatre.

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Lois Robbins' L.O.V.E.R. Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

In her new play, the writer and actor gets candid about life, love, and sex.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Full Cast Unveiled for Ross Golan Musical The Wrong Man by Olivia Clement

American Idol finalist Anoop Desai, Kyle Robinson, Debbie Christine Tjong, and more join the world premiere Off-Broadway.

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World Premiere of Barbara Hammond’s Terra Firma Finds Its Off-Broadway Cast by Olivia Clement

The production will be the first from the new NYC-based company The COOP, founded by Andrus Nichols.

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Rock of Ages, The Play That Goes Wrong, and More to Take Part in 20at20 by Olivia Clement

The initiative, which returns in September, offers $20 tickets to select Off-Broadway shows, 20 minutes prior to curtain.

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Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, and Tony Yazbeck to Lead Cast of New Broadway Musical Flying Over Sunset by Olivia Clement

The James Lapine, Tom Kitt, and Michael Korie musical is inspired by three well-known artists who, in the 1950s, experimented with LSD.

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Primary Stages Adds Clarence Coo's On That Day in Amsterdam to 2019–2020 Season by Olivia Clement

The new play replaces Billy Porter's previously scheduled solo show, Untitled Sex Project.

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Broadway's Lightning Thief Finds Its Cast by Olivia Clement

The new musical adaptation, seen Off-Broadway and around the country, arrives on Broadway this fall.

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Micaela Diamond, Nellie McKay, Joey Slotnick, and More Tapped for World Premiere of Ethan Coen’s A Play Is a Poem by Olivia Clement

The evening of one-acts, which begins performances in L.A. next month, will be seen Off-Broadway in 2020.

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play Airs on PBS by Olivia Clement

WNET Thirteen also broadcasts Martín Zimmerman's On the Exhale August 16.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Netflix Sets To All the Boys I've Loved Before Sequel Release Date by Olivia Clement

Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, Jordan Fisher, and Holland Taylor star in the upcoming adaptation of Jenny Han's book.

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The Office! A Musical Parody Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The show, which celebrates its one-year anniversary in the fall, continues its hit run.

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Mary Beth Peil and More Join Cast of CSC's Macbeth Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Tony nominee joins the previously announced Corey Stoll and Nadia Bowers in the John Doyle-helmed staging.

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The New Harmony Project Now Accepting Applications for 2020 Conference by Olivia Clement

Writers can apply for two different types of residencies at the annual spring conference in Indiana.

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Bess Wohl’s Make Believe Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new play, about the mysteries of childhood and the things that haunt us forever, opens at Second Stage August 15.

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Frankie Alvarez, Ngozi Anyanwu, Sarah Snook, and More Part of Immigrant MixFest at the Atlantic by Olivia Clement

The festival of free, new play readings kicks off August 14 and continues through August 20 Off-Broadway.

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La MaMa's 2019–2020 Season to Celebrate Centennial of Founder Ellen Stewart by Olivia Clement

The lineup features works by Philip Glass, Estelle Parsons, Evan Yionoulis, Anne Bogart, Charlotte Brathwaite, Liz Swados, Andrei Serban, and more.

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Tom Morello Will Perform Solo Show at Off-Broadway's Minetta Lane by Olivia Clement

The Rage Against the Machine guitarist and social justice activist will share his personal story in a limited engagement from Audible.

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Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen to Welcome Christiane Noll, Jessica Phillips, and More by Olivia Clement

Stars from the national tour will join the Broadway company this fall.

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Oklahoma!, Harry Potter, Dear Evan Hansen, More to Take Part in 2019 NYC Broadway Week by Olivia Clement

NYC & Company’s biannual two-for-one ticketing program will return for its ninth year in September.

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Colman Domingo Joins Teyonah Parris in Jordan Peele's Candyman Reboot by Olivia Clement

Angels in America's Nathan Stewart-Jarrett is also part of the film's cast, now in production in Chicago.

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Betrayal, With Zawe Ashton, Charlie Cox, and Tom Hiddleston, Begins on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Harold Pinter play, directed by Jamie Lloyd, begins previews in the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre August 14.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Samuel French Unveils Lineup for 44th Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival by Olivia Clement

Lauren Yee is this year's honorary playwright.

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