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Friday, July 1, 2022

13 Must-See Shows This July on Broadway and Beyond - Catch 'Into the Woods,' 'Kinky Boots,' 'The Butcher Boy' and more by Raven Snook

Catch Into the Woods, Kinky Boots, The Butcher Boy and more --- There are some cool shows to see during the dog days of summer. July brings multiple musicals: a Broadway transfer of the City…

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 1-4 - See 'A Capitol Fourth, Julie Taymor's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' James Monroe Iglehar by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 1 to Monday July 4, for free…

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 24-26 - See 'Trevor the Musical,' 'Mrs. Warren's Profession,' 'Miss You Like Hell' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 24 to Sunday, June 26, for f…

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Broadway COVID Rules: Masks Encouraged, No Vaccination Checks - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protocols for NYC performance by Raven Snook

On June 21, 2022, The Broadway League issued updated COVID-19 safety protocols for all 41 Broadway houses: As of July 1, Masks Are Optional at Broadway Theatres Audiences of all ages are req…

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Friday, June 17, 2022

10 Summer Theatre Festivals to Try in NYC - Catch new plays by diverse artists, queer celebrations and avant-garde experiments at low ticket prices by Raven Snook

After a two-year hiatus due to you-know-what, many of NYC's most exciting summer theatre festivals are set to return. Admittedly, we lost a few along the way: RIP New York Musical Festival a…

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 17-20 - See Michael Urie in 'Jane Anger,' 'The Chinese Lady,' 'Gong Lum’s Legacy' and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 17 to Monday, June 20, for f…

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Sunday, June 12, 2022

Tony Award Winners 2022: Live Updates - Who's taking home prizes by Raven Snook

A constantly updated list of winners --- Time to celebrate Broadway's return season! Produced by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, the 75th annual Tony Awards take place at …

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Tony Award Winners 2022: 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'Company' Dominate - Who took home prizes by Raven Snook

Who took home prizes --- The Lehman Trilogy and Company were the big winners at the 75th annual Tony Awards, which took place at Radio City Music Hall. The Lehman Trilogy won five prizes, in…

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Friday, June 10, 2022

Why David Paymer Loves Billy Crystal Like a Brother - The veteran character actor on returning to Broadway in 'Mr. Saturday Night' by Raven Snook

The veteran character actor on returning to Broadway in Mr. Saturday Night --- The first time Billy Crystal used his iconic Mr. Saturday Night catchphrase "See what I did there?" on David Pa…

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Wednesday, June 8, 2022

The Tony Awards and More to Watch Online This Weekend June 10-12 - See the Tony Awards, Mikhail Baryshnikov in 'The Orchard,' Pulitzer finalist 'Circl by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 10 to Sunday, June 12, for f…

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Drama Desk Award Winners 2022: Spreading the Love Around - 'Clyde's,' 'Company' and 'SIX' win four awards each by Raven Snook

Clyde's, Company and SIX win four awards each --- Talk about spreading the love! No one production dominated the 2022 Drama Desk Awards, which honor shows on Broadway and beyond in NYC. The …

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Friday, June 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in June - Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a new Will Arbery play, three new musicals and more by Raven Snook

Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a premiere by Pulitzer finalist Will Arbery, three new musicals and more --- School may be out for the summer, but Off Broadway is still in session. Our…

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

15 Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend June 3-5 - See Joe Papp documentary, a new play by Matthew López, concerts by Reeve Carney and Eva by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, June 3 to Sunday, June 5, for fre…

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Friday, May 27, 2022

12 Outdoor Shows & Performance Festivals in NYC This Summer, Most Are Free! - How to get tickets to Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of by Raven Snook

How to get tickets to The Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, Classical Theatre of Harlem and other alfresco performances Outdoor theatre has long been a rite of summer in New York Cit…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Memorial Day Weekend May 27-30 - See 'Keeping Company with Sondheim,' National Memorial Day Concert, an Al by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Memorial Day weekend, Friday, May 27 to Monday, Ma…

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Friday, May 20, 2022

All Broadway Theatres to Require Masks Through June 30, Proof of Vaccination Varies - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protoco by Raven Snook

Although New York City lifted its mask and vaccine mandates on March 7, 2022, the Broadway League has its own COVID-19 safety protocols. On Friday, May 20, the organization announced that: M…

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Thursday, May 19, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 20-22 - Shakespeare in the Park's 'Merry Wives, MCC Theater's 'Miscast, Red Bull Theater's 'Ma by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 20 to Sunday, May 22, for fre…

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Monday, May 16, 2022

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 13-15 - See 'Anything Goes' with Sutton Foster, Jason Robert Brown and Judy Kuhn concerts, and by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15, for fre…

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Monday, May 9, 2022

Tony Award Nominations 2022: Updating Live - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- This morning at 9 a.m. ET, Tina Tony winner Adrienne Warren and three-time Tony nominee Joshua Henry will announce the 2022 Ton…

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Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

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Friday, May 6, 2022

Johanna Day Embraces Discomfort in 'How I Learned to Drive' - The two-time Tony nominee on returning to Paula Vogel's landmark play after 25 years by Raven Snook

The two-time Tony nominee on returning to Paula Vogel's landmark play after 25 years --- You've probably heard that Mary-Louise Parker and David Morse are reprising the roles they originate…

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Thursday, May 5, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 6-8 - See a special Mother's Day concert, Andrea McArdle celebrating 'Annie,' Broadway's 'Alle by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Mother's Day weekend, Friday, May 6 to Sunday, May…

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Wednesday, May 4, 2022

The 2022 Tony Awards Have Set a Date and Host! - The ceremony will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 by Raven Snook

A date and a host for the 2022 Tony Awards have been announced! The 75th annual ceremony will take place at NYC's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12 and newly minted West Side Story Os…

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The 2022 Tony Awards Have Set a Date and a Host! - The ceremony will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 12 by Raven Snook

A date and a host for the 2022 Tony Awards have been announced! The 75th annual ceremony will take place at NYC's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12 and newly minted West Side Story Os…

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in May - Catch 'Romeo & Bernadette,' 'Fat Ham' at The Public, 'soft' at MCC Theater and more by Raven Snook

Catch Romeo & Bernadette, Fat Ham at The Public, soft at MCC Theater and more --- Broadway's spring season may have wrapped but many of Off-Broadway's most exciting theatre companies con…

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Friday, April 29, 2022

Saving Bits of Broadway and the Environment While Sending Students to Shows - Jennifer Wheeler Kahn on her journey from stage manager to Scenery Bags by Raven Snook

Jennifer Wheeler Kahn on her journey from stage manager to Scenery Bags CEO --- Few theatre-related businesses can claim 2020 as their best year, but that turned out to be the case for Scene…

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Thursday, April 28, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 29-May 1 - See live concerts by Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, for fr…

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 22-24 - See Step Afrika!'s 'Stono,' 'Sondheim Unplugged,' a live concert by John O'Hurley an by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 22 to Sunday, April 24, for…

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Friday, April 15, 2022

All Broadway Theatres to Require Masks Through May 31, Proof of Vaccination Varies - This article is updated regularly with the latest safety protocol by Raven Snook

Although New York City lifted its mask and vaccine mandates on March 7, 2022, the Broadway League has its own COVID-19 safety protocols. On Friday, April 15, the organization announced that:…

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Thursday, April 14, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 15-17 - See 'Trouble in Mind,' New York Theatre Artists for Ukraine, Alvin Ailey and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 15 to Sunday, April 17, for…

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