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Thursday, July 21, 2022

Playbill Goes Fringe: Meet the Correspondents Who Will Cover the Good, the Bad, and the Weird at Edinburgh Fringe by Playbill Staff

Immerse yourself in theatre this August with Playbill writers Leah Putnam and Margaret Hall as they attend the international arts festival.

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Sunday, July 3, 2022

13 Videos Celebrating Tony Winner Betty Buckley by Playbill Staff

Playbill commemorates Buckley's birthday July 3 with this look back at memorable performances and defining vocals.

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Celebrate Audra McDonald's Birthday With These 13 Videos by Playbill Staff

Watch just a few of the highlights from the career of the history-making six-time Tony winner.

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

Schedule of Upcoming and Current Free Live Stream Broadcasts by Playbill Staff

Your guide to where and when to watch captures of live plays and musicals.

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Friday, June 17, 2022

Schedule of Upcoming and Announced Broadway Shows by Playbill Staff

See what’s coming soon, what’s premiering out of town, and what’s in development.

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Sunday, June 12, 2022

The 2022 Tony Awards Live Blog by Playbill Staff

Watch Broadway's biggest night along with commentary from Playbill's resident theatre experts, reports from backstage, and more.

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Monday, June 6, 2022

BroadwayCon Announces Summer 2022 Lineup by Playbill Staff

A Strange Loop, SIX, and Beetlejuice are among the spotlighted shows.

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Friday, June 3, 2022

Watch: Broadway Meets Dungeons & Dragons in Broadway Hit Points by Playbill Staff

Theatre references and song performances abound in this home-brewed DnD campaign.

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Monday, May 9, 2022

Here's How the 2022 Tony Award Nominees Reacted to Receiving Nominations by Playbill Staff

Find out how this year's nominees found out about getting a Tony nod!

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Friday, April 29, 2022

Enjoy Playbill Magazine's Falsettos-Themed Word Search by Playbill Staff

The puzzle originally published in the April edition of Playbill's subscription magazine.

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Monday, March 28, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 28 by Playbill Staff

In 1985, Neil Simon's Biloxi Blues opens on Broadway starring Matthew Broderick.

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Sunday, March 27, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 27 by Playbill Staff

In 2008, Patti LuPone stars in a Broadway revival of Gypsy.

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Saturday, March 26, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 26 by Playbill Staff

In 1964, Funny Girl, starring Barbra Streisand, opens on Broadway.

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Friday, March 25, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 25 by Playbill Staff

In 2018, the Broadway revival of Tony Kushner's Angels in America opens.

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Celebrating Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Birthday in 15 Images by Playbill Staff

Andrew Lloyd Webber, the composer behind such beloved musicals as Phantom of the Opera and Cats, celebrates his birthday March 22.

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Looking Back: 20 Shows Stephen Sondheim Brought to Broadway by Playbill Staff

In honor of what would have been Sondheim's 92nd birthday, Playbill is looking back at the Tony, Oscar, Grammy, and Pulitzer Prize winner's vast body of work.

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Sunday, March 20, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 20 by Playbill Staff

In 2014, Disney's Aladdin opens on Broadway.

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Saturday, March 19, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 19 by Playbill Staff

In 1998, Alan Cumming and Natasha Richardson star in a Broadway revival of Cabaret.

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Thursday, March 17, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 17 by Playbill Staff

In 2005, Monty Python's Spamalot opens on Broadway.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 16 by Playbill Staff

In 1969, the original Broadway production of 1776 opens.

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Tuesday, March 15, 2022

Grosses: Broadway Takes in $22.4 Million by Playbill Staff

Check attendance and gross figures for the industry as a whole, as provided by The Broadway League.

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Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 15 by Playbill Staff

In 1970, Purlie opens on Broadway starring Melba Moore and Cleavon Little.

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Sunday, March 13, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 13 by Playbill Staff

In 1947, Brigadoon premieres on Broadway.

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Saturday, March 12, 2022

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 12 by Playbill Staff

In 2020, Broadway shuts down due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Friday, March 11, 2022

Get a First Look at New Spring Playbill Covers by Playbill Staff

Check out some of the Playbill covers to hit theatres, on Broadway and off, in the coming weeks.

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Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 11 by Playbill Staff

In 1959, Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun opens on Broadway.

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Upcoming Cast Recordings by Playbill Staff

The show tunes you need from the shows you love!

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Monday, January 3, 2022

Latest COVID Cancellations From Broadway and Beyond, Including Skeleton Crew, Mrs. Doubtfire, The Music Man, More by Playbill Staff

Breakthrough cases continue to disrupt several Broadway shows' schedules, as well as Off-Broadway and Classic Arts offerings around town.

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From Wicked to Aladdin: Look Back at Telly Leung's Theatre Highlights by Playbill Staff

The actor celebrates his birthday January 3.

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Saturday, January 1, 2022

40 Songs of Hope to Start Your New Year by Playbill Staff

Begin your 2022 with a boost from Broadway and beyond.

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Thursday, December 30, 2021

Latest COVID Cancellations From Broadway and Beyond, Including Clyde's, Come From Away, Moulin Rouge!, More by Playbill Staff

Breakthrough cases continue to disrupt several Broadway shows' schedules, as well as Off-Broadway and Classic Arts offerings around town.

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