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Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Here Are the Members of the Broadway Community Who Have Tested Positive for COVID-19 by Playbill Staff

Broadway alums Aaron Tveit, Matt Doyle, and Chad Kimball are among those to have shared their symptoms, health statuses, and pleas for social distancing.

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Red, Starring Alfred Molina and Eddie Redmayne, Splashed Onto Broadway in 2010 by Playbill Staff

The Donmar Warehouse production of John Logan's play, about abstract-impressionist painter Mark Rothko, opened on Broadway April 1, 2010.

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

From Melchior to Seymour: Celebrate Jonathan Groff on His Birthday by Playbill Staff

The actor, known for his performances in Spring Awakening and Hamilton, celebrates his birthday March 26.

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Playbill Viewing: Terrence McNally Documentary Every Act of Life by Playbill Staff

Audra McDonald, Angela Lansbury, Nathan Lane, John Kander, and Chita Rivera are featured in the film about the Tony Award–winning playwright.

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Check Out the Top 16 Design Finalists for Beetlejuice’s Playbill Cover Competition by Playbill Staff

Take a look at some of the standout fan art from the competition to grace the show's May Playbill cover.

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Turn of the Screw, A Strange Loop, Nashville Rep, Apollo Theater's Amateur Night, More Shift to Video Auditions by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these calls for shows across the country.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Ruthie Ann Miles Is Expecting a Baby by Playbill Staff

The Tony winner shared the good news on Twitter.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Angela Lansbury, Samuel L. Jackson, Alicia Keys, More Featured in Miracle on 42nd Street Documentary by Playbill Staff

The film is a 2020 NY Emmy Awards nominee in the Documentary category.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Join Playbill March 20 for a Movie Night With Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella Starring Lesley Ann Warren by Playbill Staff

Stream the movie on YouTube beginning at 8 PM Eastern and follow along for trivia, giveaways, and more.

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A Lyrical Pick-Me-Up: Words of Advice from the Great White Way by Playbill Staff

If social distancing has you down, turn to these hopeful quotes from Broadway musicals old and new.

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Look Back at Broadway's Kiss Me, Kate, Starring Kelli O'Hara and Will Chase by Playbill Staff

The Roundabout Theatre Company revival opened March 14, 2019, at Studio 54.

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53 Creative Playbill Collections and Displays by Playbill Staff

We asked, you answered: A look at some of your creative (and huge!) Playbill collections on social media.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Emerson Colonial Theatre, Asolo Rep, National Theatre, More Are Hiring by Playbill Staff

Check out these administrative positions listed on Playbill’s online resource for job seekers.

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Broadway Will Go Dark Amid Coronavirus Concerns by Playbill Staff

The closure is effective at 5 PM tonight, and will last through April 12.

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Broadway Goes Dark Amid Coronavirus Concerns by Playbill Staff

The closure is effective at 5 PM tonight, and will last through April 12.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Read Reviews for the World Premiere of Hilary Bettis' 72 Miles to Go... by Playbill Staff

The new play, which examines the border crisis from the perspective of a single family, opened at Roundabout Off-Broadway March 10.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Read Reviews for the Off-Broadway Premiere of Unknown Soldier by Playbill Staff

Trip Cullman directs Michael Friedman and Daniel Goldstein's musical at Playwrights Horizons.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

A Strange Loop, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Lion King, and More Are Auditioning in NYC by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country hosting auditions in the Big Apple.

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Watch Highlights From the Off-Broadway World Premiere of 72 Miles to Go... by Playbill Staff

Roundabout Theatre Company's presentation of the play by Hilary Bettis opens March 10.

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Read Reviews for Girl From the North Country on Broadway by Playbill Staff

See what critics think of the Conor McPherson-Bob Dylan musical, now playing at the Belasco on Broadway.

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Frozen, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Mean Girls, and More Are Auditioning in NYC by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country hosting auditions in the Big Apple.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Read Reviews for Coal Country Off-Broadway by Playbill Staff

Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen's docu-play, with music by Steve Earle, looks at the aftermath of the 2010 Upper Big Branch mine explosion.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Old Show Queens Bid Farewell With the Season 2 Finale by Playbill Staff

In the final episode of the season, Gary Gunas and Billy Rosenfield reminisce about the blockbuster original production of Godspell and more.

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Betsy Wolfe Expecting Daughter in the Spring by Playbill Staff

The Waitress star and her husband, horn player Adam Krauthamer, announced the news via Instagram.

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Read Reviews for Katori Hall's The Hot Wing King by Playbill Staff

The world-premiere comedy, directed by Steve H. Broadnax III, opened March 1 at the Signature Theatre.

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

As Frozen’s New Elsa and Anna, Ciara Renée and McKenzie Kurtz Bring Fresh Magic to Broadway by Playbill Staff

With a brand new duet added to the musical, the duo forms their own sisterly bond.

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Company Revival Announces Lottery and Rush Policies by Playbill Staff

The production, starring Tony winners Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone, begins March 2.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Listen to Laura Linney in New My Name Is Lucy Barton Audiobook by Playbill Staff

The audiobook version is currently available from Penguin Random House Audio, as performances continue on Broadway.

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Hadestown, Aladdin, and More Are Auditioning in NYC by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country hosting auditions in the Big Apple.

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Read Reviews for the World Premiere of The Headlands by Playbill Staff

The new play from Obie winner Christopher Chen, directed by Knud Adams, plays Lincoln Center Theater’s Claire Tow Theater.

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Broadway Theatres to Dim Marquee Lights in Memory of Zoe Caldwell by Playbill Staff

The four-time Tony Award winner died at 86 on February 16.

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