Sunday, May 22, 2022

Put On Your Crown! Listen to Six Tunes on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is celebrating the Tony-nominated Six b…

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Friday, May 20, 2022

2022 Drama League Award Winners Announced; Sutton Foster Earns Distinguished Performance Award by Caitlin Moynihan

The Drama League announced the winners of the 2022 Drama League Awards on May 20. The in-person ceremony took place at the Ziegfield Ballroom and was hosted by Frank DiLella. Patti LuPone, …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:12PM

Get a First Look at Mansa Ra's ...what the end will be Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Mansa Ra's new work ...what the end will be is now playing at off-Broadway's Laura Pels Theatre, and Broadway.com has a first look at the production, which is scheduled to open on June 2. I…

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Broadway Mask Policy Extended to June 30 by Broadway.com

The Broadway League has announced that the owners and operators of all 41 Broadway theaters in New York City will extend the current mask requirement for audiences through at least June 30. …

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Kimberly Akimbo to Play Broadway's Booth Theatre This Fall by Caitlin Moynihan

David Lindsay-Abaire and Jeanine Tesori's award-winning Kimberly Akimbo has found its Broadway home! The new musical is set to play at the Booth Theatre this fall. As previously announced…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe to Bow at West End's Gillian Lynne Theatre This Summer by Caitlin Moynihan

London audiences are going to Narnia! A new stage production of C.S. Lewis’ classic The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe will play the West End this summer. The play, which has been tour…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM

How Moulin Rouge! The Musical's Tech Rehearsal Inspired Director Alex Timbers' Broadway Bird by Lindsey Sullivan

Before Alex Timbers was a Tony-winning director, he was a New York City kid who loved his pet birds. "I think if you're a New Yorker, birds are a huge part of your life—whether you choose …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM
Thursday, May 19, 2022

Tony Nominee Michael R. Jackson on How A Strange Loop Is 'Emotionally Autobiographical' by Caitlin Moynihan

Michael R. Jackson is already a Pulitzer Prize, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circe Award winner, and now he's nominated for a Tony Award for creating A Strange Loop, which is the most-nominate…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:18PM

Odds & Ends: Shoshana Bean, Samantha Pauly & More Set for Broadway Sings Taylor Swift by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Taylor Swift (Photo: Steven Ferdman/Getty Images) Broadway Stars to Put Their Spin on Taylor Swift The Broadway Sings concert ser…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:03PM

Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans & Justin Mortelliti Welcome First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Mrs. Doubtfire's Mark Evans and his husband, fellow artist Justin Mortelliti, have welcomed their first child. Larsen Jean Evans-Mortelliti was born in Arizona on May 13.        …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54PM
Wednesday, May 18, 2022

See Skylar Astin Head Somewhere That's Green in New Little Shop of Horrors Pics by Lindsey Sullivan

Skylar Astin has officially arrived on Skid Row. He began performances as Seymour in the off-Broadway production of Little Shop of Horrors on May 17, and now there are photos of him in the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Mr. Saturday Night, Starring Billy Crystal, to Release Cast Recording in June by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony-nominated Mr. Saturday Night, starring Billy Crystal, will release an original Broadway cast recording on June 10. The record wil be available on all streaming platofrms and is bei…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Watch Company Tony Nominee Matt Doyle Revisit Roles in Spring Awakening, The Book of Mormon & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Matt Doyle is playing Jamie in the Tony-nominated revival of Company, and his take on the role in the Marianne Elliott-helmed production has garnered an Outer Critics Circle Award as well as…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

Watch the Hadestown National Tour Cast Perform 'Way Down Hadestown' by Caitlin Moynihan

California audiences can go way down and see Hadestown as the national touring production plays the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles through May 29. The cast visited The Late Late Show with …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:12PM

A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical Sets Broadway Dates and Theater by Caitlin Moynihan

The new musical A Beautiful Noise, The Neil Diamond Musical will play at Broadway's Broadhurst Theatre this winter. Performances will begin on November 2 ahead of a December 4 opening nig…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:37PM

Road to the Tonys! See Sutton Foster, Julianne Hough & More on The Broadway Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal has your front seat! Before The Broadway Show airs nationwide this weekend, we're offering a first look at the episode…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:37PM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Odds & Ends: Filmed Girl From the North Country to Be Released by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Filmed Girl From the North Country to Be Released The Tony-nominated musical Girl From the North Country, written and directed by C…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

Paradise Square & The Music Man Lead Chita Rivera Award Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Kick up your heels! Nominations have been announced for the 2022 Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance. This year's awards recognize the productions that opened during the 2019-20…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

Schitt's Creek Star Noah Reid on Making His Big Broadway Debut in The Minutes by Caitlin Moynihan

Name: Noah Reid Hometown: Toronto Credits: Playing Mr. Peel in Tracy Letts' Tony-nominated The Minutes marks Reid's Broadway debut. He is best known for playing Patrick Brewer in the E…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:33PM

Six Stars, Michael R. Jackson, Shoshana Bean & More Support Family Equality’s Night by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway favorites stepped out and up for LGBTQ+ families on May 16 for Family Equality’s Night at the Pier in New York City. The organization’s gala has raised over $940,000, and the e…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM

Ben Platt & Micaela Diamond to Star in Parade at New York City Center by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Ben Platt and Micaela Diamond will star in a Parade at New York City Center in the fall. Michael Arden will direct the production, which will serve as New York City Center's An…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM

The Lehman Trilogy, Six and Kimberly Akimbo Top 2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Winners for the 71st annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best theater on off and off-off-Broadway in the 2021-2022 season, have been announced. Leading the pack is The Lehma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Six and Kimberly Akimbo Lead 2022 Drama Desk Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Nominations have been announced for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2021-22 season. George Takei announced the nomi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls by Lindsey Sullivan

After earning seven Tony nominations, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has extended its run at the Booth Theatre through June 5. Camille A. Brown garner…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM
Sunday, May 15, 2022

Guess the Word on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is showcasing show tunes that feature ma…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:12AM
Friday, May 13, 2022

Tony-Nominated Revival of for colored girls Extends Performances Through June 5 by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway audiences have more time to catch the Tony-nominated revival of Ntozake Shange’s for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf. The production, which a…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:48PM

Tony-Nominated Girl From the North Country Extends Broadway Run by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off of receiving seven Tony Award nominations, Girl From the North Country has extended its run at the Belasco Theatre through June 19. The show, which features the music of Bob Dylan,…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:33PM

A Case for the Existence of God & Kimberly Akimbo Win New York Drama Critics' Circle Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

The New York Drama Critics' Circle met on May 12 to determine the winners of the 2021-22 season. This marks the return of the awards, which did not meet during the 2020-21 season due to th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:18AM

Watch Jaquel Spivey & the Cast of A Strange Loop Perform 'Inner White Girl' by Lindsey Sullivan

A Strange Loop is having an exciting week. In addition to garnering 11 Tony nominations and releasing five tracks from the cast recording, which will be released on June 10, stars Jaquel S…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:18AM

Mrs. Doubtfire to Close on Broadway, Tour U.S. in 2023 by Caitlin Moynihan

Mrs. Doubtfire, which opened on December 5 at the Sondheim Theatre, has announced its final performance date. The new musical comedy based on the 1993 hit movie of the same name will close …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:12AM