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Monday, May 3, 2021

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

A conversation with artistic director Matt Shakman and playwright and performer Jared Mezzocchi.

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Thursday, April 29, 2021

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

The music video is a tribute to dance and the return of live entertainment.

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Monday, April 12, 2021

Alexander Boyce and Adam Rubin on Bringing (a Form of) Live Theatre to the Streets of Brooklyn by Roberto Araujo

The multi-sensory Bizarre Brooklyn, an experiment in street theatre, is performed every Saturday.

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Friday, March 12, 2021

Watch A Year Later: Where We Started and Where We're Going, a Conversation with Members of the Broadway Community by Roberto Araujo

Sammi Cannold, Shereen Pimentel, Jelani Remy, and more reflect on the past year.

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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Watch: Hearts to Half by Justin 'Squigs' Robertson, Acknowledges a Year of the Broadway Shutdown by Roberto Araujo

With music by Arri Lawton Simon, the video is presented by the Broadway Podcast Network.

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

The short documentary will stream on March 13 at 8PM on Playbill to commemorate one year since the Broadway shutdown.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Watch a Preview of Broadway's Chip Zien in Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist by Roberto Araujo

The Into the Woods star will appear on the NBC series February 2.

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

Five Fast Facts to Know About Anjou: The Musical Horror Tale by Roberto Araujo

It's a modern Mexican opera with a score rewritten by ear, and you can watch the English-language premiere on Playbill.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Watch: Alex Newell Shares What to Expect From Season 2 of Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist by Roberto Araujo

The second season of the NBC series starring Jane Levy premiered January 5.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Watch a Sneak Peek of As the Curtain Rises Ahead of Their Live Event by Roberto Araujo

The Broadway-themed soap opera will broadcast a live event on January 14.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Watch: Skylar Astin Shares How an episode of Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Comes Together by Roberto Araujo

Season 2 of the NBC show starring Jane Levy stars as Zoey, premiered January 5.

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Thursday, December 31, 2020

A Look Back at 2020 in Video by Roberto Araujo

Some of our favorite on-camera moments in an unprecedented year.

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Thursday, December 17, 2020

Watch Ramin Karimloo in a Sneak Peek of Broadway-Themed Soap Opera As the Curtain Rises by Roberto Araujo

The new podcast chronicles the behind-the-scenes drama of Avvatar, the Musical.

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Thursday, December 10, 2020

Watch Lesli Margherita in a Sneak Peek of Broadway-Themed Soap Opera As the Curtain Rises by Roberto Araujo

The new podcast chronicles the behind-the-scenes drama of Avvatar, the Musical.

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Watch Michael Urie in a Sneak Peek of Broadway-Themed Soap Opera As the Curtain Rises by Roberto Araujo

The new podcast chronicles the behind-the-scenes drama of Avvatar, the Musical.

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Watch Lillias White, James Monroe Iglehart, and Andrew Barth Feldman in a Sneak Peek of Broadway-Themed Soap Opera As the Curtain Rises by Roberto Araujo

The new podcast chronicles the behind-the-scenes drama of Avvatar, the Musical.

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Watch George Salazar, Lesli Margherita, and Alex Brightman in a Sneak Peek at the Broadway-Themed Digital Soap Opera As the Curtain Rises by Roberto Araujo

The new podcast chronicles the behind-the-scenes drama of Avvatar, the Musical.

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Monday, November 2, 2020

WATCH: A Look Behind the Scenes of I Put a Spell on You by Roberto Araujo

Find out how Jay Armstrong Johnson's Hocus Pocus-themed show came together following COVID-19 protocols.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Makeup Tutorial: Learn How to Create Hocus Pocus-Themed Makeup for Halloween by Roberto Araujo

Watch Jay Armstrong Johnson transform into Winifred along with her two sisters.

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Thursday, October 8, 2020

Exclusive: Watch Moulin Rouge's The Lady Ms Show What It Takes to Command the Stage in a New Documentary Series by Roberto Araujo

Go behind-the-scenes with the sexy quartet—Nini, Arabia, Baby Doll, and La Chocolat, the engine of the smash hit Broadway musical—only on Playbill.

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Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Lights Up on Washington Heights: An In the Heights Glossary by Roberto Araujo

A reference guide to the lyrics of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical.

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Sunday, August 30, 2020

WATCH: Casting Directors Tara Rubin and Benton Whitley Give Audition Advice by Roberto Araujo

What does it take to give the best audition? They both share their insights with Playbill.

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Watch the Broadway and North American Tour Cast of Newsies Dance This Incredible Reimagining of ‘Seize the Day’ in Cities Across the U.S. by Roberto Araujo

The video features cast members showcasing Christopher Gattelli's Tony Award-winning choreography in this socially-distant tribute to The Actors Fund.

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Monday, June 15, 2020
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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

WATCH: Broadway’s Kyle Harris Read an Excerpt From Katarina Ballerina by Roberto Araujo

The children's book was co-written by New York City Ballet dancer Tiler Peck and Harris.

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Monday, May 11, 2020
Friday, May 8, 2020

Hadestown’s André De Shields, Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney, and More Share What They Miss Most and What They Look Forward To by Roberto Araujo

The cast and creatives of Broadway’s Hadestown reflect on the favorite moments they can’t wait to relive when “spring will come again.”

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All that Chat

2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Sep 14, 2021: BROADWAY REOPENS
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre