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Friday, December 14, 2018

Irish Rep to Kick Off 2019 With Sean O’Casey Retrospective by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway company will stage three plays by the celebrated Irish playwright.

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Actor, Director, and Artistic Leader Charles Weldon Dies at Age 78 by Olivia Clement

A member of The Negro Ensemble Company since 1970, he was the company's artistic director from 2005.

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Ronnie Marmo's Lenny Bruce Solo Show Extends Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Joe Mantegna directs I’m Not a Comedian…I’m Lenny Bruce at the Cutting Room.

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at 'Too Darn Hot' From Broadway's Kiss Me, Kate by Olivia Clement

Check out a dance number from the upcoming revival from Roundabout Theatre Company.

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Rock and Roll Man: The Alan Freed Story Musical Will Debut at Pittsfield's Colonial Theatre by Olivia Clement

The story of the DJ who coined "rock and roll" is brought to life in a new production from Berkshire Theatre Group.

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Harrison David Rivers Named Winner of the 2018 Relentless Award by Olivia Clement

The playwright, who will receive the $45,000 cash prize, won for his play the bandaged place.

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas' Recent Alien Abductions to Play Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

PlayCo brings the play to NYC following a hit run at the 2017 Humana Festival.

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Lynn Nottage's By the Way, Meet Vera Stark Finds Its Cast at NYC's Signature Theatre by Olivia Clement

Jessica Frances Dukes will star in the title role in the upcoming Off-Broadway revival.

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Chris Noth, Justice Smith, and Odessa Young to Join Isabelle Huppert in The Mother by Olivia Clement

The American premiere from The Father playwright Florian Zeller will open at Atlantic Theater Company in March 2019.

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Pretty Woman: The Musical to Play in Germany by Olivia Clement

The Broadway musical will play its first international production in September 2019.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Hansol Jung, Hilary Bettis, Jaclyn Backhaus, and More Are Newest Members of The Kilroys by Olivia Clement

The new members will continue the fight for gender parity in the American Theatre.

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Playwrights Patricia Ione Lloyd, Bess Wohl, Anna Ziegler, and More Address Trump in New Plays by Olivia Clement

A one-night-only event will bring together eight new short plays at Joe's Pub January 14.

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Playwrights Bess Wohl, Anna Ziegler, and More Address Trump in New Plays by Olivia Clement

A one-night-only event will bring together eight new short plays at Joe's Pub January 14.

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Join Craig Lucas, Dael Orlandersmith, and More at the Drama Book Shop December 12 by Olivia Clement

Rajiv Joseph and Halley Feiffer will also be part of the playwrights roundtable and script signing event.

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Nassim Opens Off-Broadway December 12 by Olivia Clement

The new play by the White Rabbit, Red Rabbit playwright debuts in the U.S. at New York City Center Stage II.

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Read Reviews for the Ruben & Clay’s First Annual Christmas Show by Olivia Clement

See what critics think of the family-friendly variety show, now playing on Broadway.

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World Premiere of Blue Ridge, Starring Marin Ireland, Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new play by Abby Rosebrock, directed by Taibi Magar, begins performances at Atlantic Theater Company.

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Pocket Universe's Juliet + Romeo Finds Its Off-Broadway Cast by Olivia Clement

Shakespeare’s classic is set in the imagination of a modern teen as she reads Romeo & Juliet for the first time.

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Tarell Alvin McCraney’s Choir Boy Begins on Broadway December 12 by Olivia Clement

The Oscar-winning Moonlight writer makes his Broadway debut with his acclaimed play.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Playing to the Gods, About Shakespeare Player Sarah Bernhardt, to Get Feature Film Treatment by Olivia Clement

Grey Gardens director Michael Sucsy will helm the movie adaptation of Peter Rader's book.

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Phantom’s Ali Ewoldt to Star in World Premiere of Anne of Green Gables: Part I by Olivia Clement

Royal Family Productions is behind the world premiere, adapted by Chris Henry with choreography by Lorna Ventura.

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Actually, We're F**ked to Debut at Cherry Lane by Olivia Clement

The world premiere by Matt Williams will begin performances at the Off-Broadway theatre in February 2019.

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Emilia to Transfer to West End by Olivia Clement

Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s play will transfer to the Vaudeville Theatre following a sold-out run at Shakespeare's Globe.

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Daniel ’Rudy’ Ruettiger to Bring Autobiographical Solo Show to Broadway for One Night by Olivia Clement

Dream Big: Rudy Ruettiger Live on Broadway will play the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Exclusive: World Premiere of The American Tradition Finds Its Cast by Olivia Clement

Sydney Cole Alexander will lead the cast of Ray Yamanouchi's New Light New Voices Award-winning play.

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Heather Raffo's Noura Opens at Playwrights Horizons December 10 by Olivia Clement

Raffo also stars in the New York premiere, directed by Joanna Settle.

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Johanna Day to Lead World Premiere of Joan Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Tony nominee will star in the new play by Emmy-nominated writer Stephen Belber, directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt.

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Catherine McCormack to Join The Ferryman on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Olivier Award nominee will step into the role of Mary Carney that she first played in London.

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Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine Opens December 10 by Olivia Clement

Signature Theatre revives two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage's 2004 satirical tale, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz.

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

How Unconventional Designer Deirdre Brennan Turns a Manhattan Townhouse Into 1904 Dublin Year After Year by Olivia Clement

The interior designer for the immersive The Dead, 1904, transports New York theatregoers to Ireland, circa 1900.

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Slave Play Opens Off-Broadway December 9 by Olivia Clement

The world premiere from Jeremy O. Harris, directed by Robert O'Hara, celebrates its official opening at New York Theatre Workshop.

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