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Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Watch: Behind the Music of Girls5Eva by Playbill

Girls5Eva follows a girl group 20 years after its heyday as the stars try to recapture the magic. Tony nominee Jeff Richmond serves as executive producer and composer for the new Peacock ser…

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Thursday, July 1, 2021
Monday, June 28, 2021

Watch: Go Behind the Scenes of Blindness at Off-Broadway's Daryl Roth Theatre by Playbill

Check out Blindness associate director Markus Potter and U.S. associate sound designer Chris Cronin above as they share with Playbill the challenges of bringing this production to life. The …

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Thursday, June 24, 2021

Playbill's The Progress of Pride by Playbill

The Progress of Pride Spectacular is Playbill’s 2021 Virtual Spectacular that reflects upon and celebrates the history of Pride, while acknowledging the continued fight for Education, Equa…

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Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Playbill's Glimmer of Light by Playbill

Catch Glimmer of Light, Playbill's first-ever live concert event, online for free beginning June 24. The event, which took place June 17 at Radial Park in Halletts Point, Queens in celebrati…

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Saturday, June 19, 2021

WATCH: Learn the Choreography From In the Heights Movie by Playbill

Noah Catala plays Graffiti Pete in the recently released In the Heights film. For Catala, working on the movie was a like being at home. Not only is he a native New Yorker but his mother and…

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Watch: Rita Moreno Talks About Her Documentary Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It by Playbill

"Candid and open is the only way I would know how to do this," says EGOT winner Rita Moreno about her upcoming documentary, Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It. Watch the full …

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Anthony Ramos, More on Which Lyric Best Embodies the Heart of In The Heights by Playbill

For Lin-Manuel Miranda, the co-creator of In the Heights, the lyric that best sums up the heart of the musical is “Ay, mama, what do you do when your dreams come true?” An appropriate re…

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Thursday, June 10, 2021

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda and the In the Heights Film Stars Play Bodega Price Is Right by Playbill

"One dollar, two dollars, one fifty, one sixty-nine. I got it," sings Usnavi in the opening number of Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights, as he welcomes customers into his bodega in Washing…

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Thursday, June 3, 2021

Watch Anthony Ramos, Daphne Rubin-Vega, More Go Behind-the-Scenes of the In the Heights Movie by Playbill

Take the A train north even further than Harlem and you’ll find a gem in Manhattan: Washington Heights, where the stage-to-screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegria Hudes…

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Thursday, May 27, 2021

"I am Here" by Adam Gwon Broadway Performers Salute AAPI Heritage Month by Playbill

To celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 32 Asian American Broadway & off-Broadway performers, including George Takei (Allegiance), Ann Harada (Avenue Q, Cinderella), Te…

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Roman Banks and Andrew Barth Feldman Find Out What They’d Be Transformed Into in Beast’s Castle by Playbill

The second season of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series premieres on Disney+ May 14. As previously announced, the sophomore season sees the students of East High taking on Disney's…

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Shoba Narayan Defines Her Own Artistry Through Broadway and Bharatanatyam by Playbill

Shoba Narayan is a trailblazer. She’s made history not once but twice in four years. Her Broadway Principal debut in 2017 as Natasha in Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 was not on…

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Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Monday, May 10, 2021

Watch: How the Geffen Stayhouse Built a Suite of Successful Theatre Online by Playbill

At the beginning of the pandemic, the Geffen Playhouse reached out to their alumni to create short-form content to release weekly. The content varied from Helder Guimarães exhibiting a clos…

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Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Watch Tiler Peck, Shoba Narayan, Tony Yazbeck and More Celebrate International Dance Day by Playbill

April 29 marks International Dance Day. To celebrate, Playbill and Open Jar Studios joined forces with eleven dancers, including many Broadway stars, to create a video with original choreogr…

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Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Watch Amber Iman's Broadway Pop-Up Concert for Fellow Performers by Playbill

Broadway performer and activist Amber Iman became the first woman—and first Black woman—to perform on Broadway since the pandemic shutdown with a pop-up concert April 10, the second in N…

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Thursday, April 8, 2021
Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Healthcare Heroes: Women's Health Hosted by Broadway's LaChanze - April 7 at 6 PM ET by Playbill

In this live interview series Centerstage with Healthcare Heroes will pair Broadway favorites with physicians in order to explore the intersection of health, wellness, and theatre. This mon…

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Monday, April 5, 2021

Inside the 1st In-Person Broadway Performance Since the Coronavirus Pandemic Shutdown by Playbill

Tony winners Savion Glover and Nathan Lane entertained frontline workers from The Actors Fund and Broadway Cares during the special NY PopsUp event. For its first performance since March 11…

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Monday, March 29, 2021

Playbill Pre-Show Red Carpet for Amour by Playbill

The life of a Parisian street vendor is "tough on the back, the brush, and the feet." Check out Tony nominees Derrick Baskin and Adam Pascal, along with Rachel York, Christiani Pitts, Drew G…

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Monday, March 22, 2021

Anjou: The Musical Horror Tale - Official Trailer by Playbill

Anjou: The Musical Horror Tale, a modern Mexican opera, will have its English-language premiere January 29 at 8 PM ET on Playbill.

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Sunday, March 14, 2021

A Year Later: Where We Started and Where We're Going by Playbill

On the anniversary of the Broadway shutdown, members of the Broadway community share where they were a year ago and where they think we are headed as we look into the future. The video feat…

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Friday, March 12, 2021

Open Jar Studios Premieres New Documentary The Show Must Go On by Playbill

The film follows the efforts of a resilient Broadway community, the Broadway Relief Project, who transformed itself into an essential business, producing over fifty thousand desperately need…

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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Playbill Travel Presents: A Visit to Ireland & the UK (CIE Tours) by Playbill

Join Us To Hear About Award Winning Vacations in Ireland and the UK Our event will be hosted by Megan Allen from CIE Tours. CIE is a niche specialized tour operator selling choice destinatio…

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

SuperYou - Playbill Pre-Show Red Carpet by Playbill

SuperYou, the new musical that last year pivoted from its traditional opening to a drive-in concert in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, is now heading online. A filmed version of the dr…

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Thursday, January 28, 2021
Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Playbill Travel Presents: Luxury Train Travel in the US and Canada by Playbill

This is a re-broadcast of a previously live video, "Luxury Train Travel in the Canadian Rockies and Southwest U.S." presented by Tim Palmer of Rocky Mountaineer. Our Travel Advisors will be…

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Thursday, January 21, 2021

Playbill Travel: Meet Our Travel Partner Rocky Mountaineer by Playbill

Rocky Mountaineer offers unique vacation packages on four rail routes through Western Canada and the American Southwest. Their world-renowned, luxury train travels by daylight and is the bes…

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Thursday, December 31, 2020

A Look Back at 2020 in Video by Playbill

As 2020 comes to an end, we invite you to look back at some of our favorite on-camera moments: from interviews and in-studio performances to Playbill's original series and virtual concerts. …

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