Friday, September 25, 2020

WATCH: Livestream No Exit Theatre Collective's Abridged MACBETH Live Tonight at 7 p.m.

Tonight, at 7 p.m. ET, the No Exit Theatre Collective (NETC) will present William Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' directed by NETC's co-artistic director Ben Natan as part of their live-streamed For…

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VIDEO: On This Day, September 25- EVITA Celebrates Opening Night on Broadway

On this day in 1979, the original Broadway production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA had its opening night, with an original cast that included Patti LuPone stars as Eva Peron and Mandy Pati…

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Tonya Pinkins, Kaliswa Brewster and More Star in Molière in the Park's THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES

Molière in the Park will present a live stream of two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Richard Wilbur's translation of Molière's biting satire THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES, directed by Molière in the P…

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Rachel Dratch, Miguel Cervantes, Douglas Lyons, Lilli Cooper and More Featured in TheaterWorksUSA Virtual Benefit

Rachel Dratch joins Lynn Ahrens, Colman Domingo, Douglas Lyons, Daphne Rubin-Vega, stage manager Ruth E. Kramer, and more for TheaterWorksUSA's fall benefit, Connecting the Dots, streamed ex…

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Redhouse Annual Fundraiser AIN'T IT GRAND to Feature Sutton Foster, Nikki Renee Daniels and More

Join Redhouse Arts Center for their free virtual celebration as Redhouse raises the curtain on its annual fall fundraiser, Ain't it Grand, on October 8th at 8pm. This year will be like no o…

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BWW Prompts: Which Broadway Costumes Are Your Favorite?

Today we asked our readers for their favorite Broadway costumes!

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AFI FEST 2020 Announces Tribute to Rita Moreno, Sofia Coppola

The American Film Institute (AFI) today announced that AFI FEST 2020 presented by Audi will present four Tributes at this yeara??s festival.

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Andrew Rannells, Jeff Daniels to Appear on THE LATE LATE SHOW Next Week

Andrew Rannells and Jeff Daniels will appear on 'The Late Late Show With James Corden' next week.

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QUIZ: Which Broadway Daughter Are You?

September 25 marks National Daughter Day! Take our latest quiz to determine which Broadway daughter you are!

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BWW Blog: Schmackary's - The Cookies of Broadway ft. Zachary “Schmackary” Schmahl

If you're a fan of Broadway, you've probably heard of the famous 'Cookies of Broadway,' created by a bakery known as Schmackary's.

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Hugh Jackman to Host MPTF's REEL STORIES, REAL LIVES Event

On Tuesday, October 20, MPTF (Motion Picture & Television Fund) will host its ninth annual “Reel Stories, Real Lives” event hosted by longtime advocate and supporter Hugh Jackman. 

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Laura Benanti, Annaleigh Ashford, Nikki M. James, Danny Burstein & More Join DANCING FOR DEMOCRACY

MONDAYS For BIDEN, a group conceived by Broadway's Jeffrey 'Shecky' Schecter, has announced their virtual fundraising event 'DANCING For DEMOCRACY' on Monday October 5th at 9:00pm EST. The …

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Photo Flash: COME FROM AWAY Opens to Socially-Distanced Audience in Sweden

Come From Away opened in Sweden last night, playing to a socially-distanced crowd of 50! The cast features Kajsa Reingardt, Karin Oscarsson, Lisa Hu Yu, Karolin Lina Funke, Caroline Harryss…

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Virtual Premiere of New Musical A KNIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Features Broadway Kids From FROZEN, A BRONX TALE & More

KOTA Productions will present the U.S. Premiere of A Knight at the Museum streaming on September 26th and 27th. Written by British Composer Marc Folan and Playwright Adam Boden, this new mu…

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VIDEO: Watch Rachel Potter Sing 'Like' From the New Musical CHAINING ZERO

Chaining Zero's popular 'Chaining Zero Sessions' continues this week with another release from the new musical performed by top Broadway, West End and Nashville talent. This week the team ha…

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Julie Tomaino Joins WHAT'S YOUR BACKUP PLAN? Podcast

Vancouver director/choreographer Julie Tomaino is featured as the guest on What's Your Backup Plan?'s latest episode. In her interview, she chats about working as a Radio City Rockette, tran…

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Gerald Caesar Will Join DEAR EVAN HANSEN Film

'Tina: The Tina Turner Musical' star Gerald Caesar has joined the cast of the upcoming 'Dear Evan Hansen' film! 

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Debbie Allen, Allison Wright and More Announced to The Actors Fund's Board of Trustees

The Actors Fund announced today the election of four new members to its Board of Trustees: Debbie Allen, Nancy S. MacMillan, Elizabeth Reiko Kubota Whitney and Allison Wright.

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Actors' Equity Lauds Senators Durbin and Cortez Masto for Introducing the Worker Health Coverage Protection Act

Actors' Equity Association has commended Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), for their introduction of the Worker Health Coverage Protection Act, which will offer …

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VIDEO: Jeff Daniels Talks About His Grandkids on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN

Jeff Daniels talks about his grandchildren and the song he wrote for them.

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New York City Council Considers Legislation Expanding Outdoor Performances

The New York City Council held an online hearing this week concerning proposed legislation aiming to create further opportunities for performances and similar cultural events in open spaces.

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Glenn Close, Laura Linney, Patti LuPone and More Set For ANGELS IN AMERICA Benefit Performance

An all-star livestream benefit performance of scenes from Angels in America will be presented in support of amfARa??s Fund to Fight COVID-19.

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This week the judges will review the top 5 performers and provide feedback for them to use in their next performances which will be voted on by the public next week.

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Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Laura Benanti, Mariah Rose Faith, Christina Bianco & More!

To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking fo…

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FAME TV Series Cast Will Reunite On STARS IN THE HOUSE

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that the cast of the hit TV series 'Fame' will join them LIVE on Saturday, September 26 at 8 PM ET for 'Stars in the House.'

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VIDEO: Watch a 25TH ANNUAL PUTNUM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Reunion on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) with a 25th ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Original Broadway Cast Reunion with Derrick Baskin, Deborah S. Craig, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Dan Fogle…

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Review Roundup: THE BOYS IN THE BAND on Netflix

The Boys in the Band is coming! On September 30, Netflix will release a new film adaptation of the play by Matt Crowley. 

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Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 25- with SPELLING BEE Reunion, Next On Stage: Dance Edition, and More!

Today (September 25) in live streaming: Meet the Next On Stage: Dance Edition Top 5, Spelling Bee reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

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VIDEO: Alicia Vikander Talks About Her Role in THE GLORIAS on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

Alicia Vikander talks about meeting Gloria Steinem, her novel solution to having dinner parties during the pandemic and getting her drivera??s license.

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VIDEO: Watch FAME THE MUSICAL with The Shows Must Go On- Live at 2pm!

THE SHOWS MUST GO ON is officially back this week with the FAME THE MUSICAL - 30TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR as part of new season: 'THE GREATS ON TOUR'. There will be a new show every week includin…

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Original Cast Members of NEWSIES Will Reunite on E-TICKET TO BROADWAY Podcast

“E-Ticket to Broadway” will present a special Newsies edition on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 8:00pm EST.

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