Monday, March 8, 2021

In the News: Renée Elise Goldsberry and Javier Muñoz Reunite for Eureka!, Critics Choice Awards Honor Chadwick Boseman, More by Andrew Gans

Plus, Broadway & Beyond: Access for Stage Managers of Color will host its second event later this month.

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Watch Telly Leung and Paul Gemignani Read From The Untold Stories of Broadway, Volume 4 by Bethany Rickwald

The pair read one another's stories from Jennifer Ashley Tepper latest book.

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Watch Anita Gillette and Don Scardino Read From The Untold Stories of Broadway, Volume 4 by Bethany Rickwald

The pair read one another's stories from Jennifer Ashley Tepper latest book.

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Explore Clint Ramos’s Tony-Nominated Slave Play Set and The Rose Tattoo Costumes by Dan Meyer

How reflections, outsiders, and legacy play a role in the double Tony nominee's scenic and costume design.

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Italian Verisomo the Focus of the Metropolitan Opera's Latest Streaming Lineup by Ryan McPhee

Catch free performances of Tosca, Manon Lescaut, and more.

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Watch Idina Menzel and Chaka Khan Join Forces on 'I'm Every Woman' by Andrew Gans

The duet rendition of the 1978 hit celebrates International Women's Day.

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Celebrating Women’s History Month With 60 Inspiring Women by Felicia Fitzpatrick

We asked, you answered: Who are the women in theatre who inspire you?

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The Queen’s Gambit Is Getting a Musical Adaptation by Dan Meyer

Level Forward will adapt Walter Tevis’ novel, which recently became a popular Netflix limited series.

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Broadway Women’s Fund Releases 2nd Annual Women to Watch List by Dan Meyer

The advisory board—including Alia Jones-Harvey and Chita Rivera—name women emerging in the industry.

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Hairspray and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert U.K. Tours Get New Dates by Dan Meyer

The musicals begin performances with help from a loan through the Cultural Recovery Fund.

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Playbill's Weekly Streaming Guide: What to Watch March 8-12 by Talaura Harms

Assassins and The Lion King reunions, a Liza Minnelli birthday celebration, and more online offerings this week.

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Hadestown Tony Winner André De Shields to Play King Lear for St. Louis Shakespeare Festival by Andrew Gans

Carl Cofield will direct an all-BIPOC company as part of the outdoor season this summer.

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Watch New Seth Sikes Video Home, Directed by David Cromer and Benefiting Broadway Cares by Andrew Gans

The love letter to Broadway features a Charles Strouse-Susan Birkenhead tune and choreography by Eamon Foley.

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Listen to May Miller From Classical Theatre of Harlem's ICONS Series by Felicia Fitzpatrick

In honor of Women's History Month, five audio plays highlighting Black women from the Harlem Renaissance will release on Playbill.

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Original Off-Broadway Cast of Assassins Join Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman for Free Virtual Event March 8 by Andrew Gans

The 30th anniversary reunion is part of the Studio Tenn Talks: Conversations with Patrick Cassidy series.

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Sunday, March 7, 2021

A Look at The Ensemblist’s Tribute to Broadway a Year Into the Pandemic by Marc J. Franklin

In honor of the artists navigating the pandemic, the popular platform reunited over 90 performers to the theatre district in its portrait series with Michaelah Reynolds.

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Celebrate Bryan Cranston With a Look at His Performances on Broadway by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award-winning stage and screen star celebrates his birthday March 7.

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Saturday, March 6, 2021

'Suddenly Seymour': Stars in the House Welcomes Jeremy Jordan, Lee Wilkof, Hunter Foster, and Gideon Glick March 6 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Women's History Month Quiz: The Playwrights by Talaura Harms

Take this quiz to see how much you know about women playwrights who made history with their words.

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Friday, March 5, 2021

In the News: Edie Falco Will Star as Hillary Clinton in American Crime Story, Mandy Patinkin Heads to The Good Fight, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Broadway Podcast Network launches its own app for theatre-related podcast listening.

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Check Out London-Based Theatre Photographer Johan Persson's 16 Favorite Production Shots by Marc J. Franklin

Persson reflects on some of his favorite theatre photos including Follies, Macbeth, and more.

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Concert Honoring Late Rebecca Luker Will Feature Kelli O'Hara, Norm Lewis, Judy Kuhn, More by Andrew Gans

Becca, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell and Joseph Thalken, will benefit ALS research.

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The Playbill Weekend Streaming Guide: What to Watch March 5-7 by Talaura Harms

A virtual tour of London's West End, a drive-in production of the new rock musical SuperYou, and more online offerings this weekend.

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Stars in the House Celebrates Birdland March 5 With Julie Halston, Jim Caruso, Natalie Douglas, More by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Filmed Presentation of Gutenberg! The Musical! Will Stream by Dan Meyer

The performance stars Bobby Conte Thornton and Alex Prakken.

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Matthew Bourne's New Adventures Festival Launches March 5 With Stream of Swan Lake by Andrew Gans

City Center presents the virtual festival, also featuring The Car Man, Cinderella, and Romeo and Juliet.

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Musical Adaptation of The Time Traveler’s Wife Sets Sights on U.K. Bow by Dan Meyer

The musical will feature music and lyrics by Joss Stone and The Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart.

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Watch American Dance Machine for the 21st Century Recreate 'Cool' From West Side Story on the Streets of NYC by Talaura Harms

The dance video is directed by Tony nominee Joshua Bergasse and features the original Jerome Robbins choreography.

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As London Theatres Approach Reopening, Everybody's Talking About Jamie Will Return to the West End in May by Andrew Gans

The cast will be headed by Noah Thomas as Jamie New and Shane Richie as Hugo/Loco Chanelle.

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Track-by-Track Breakdown: Sally Wilfert on Collaborating With Her Late Friend Rebecca Luker by Sally Wilfert

The album of their 2019 concert All the Girls gets a physical release March 5 from PS Classics.

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Track-by-Track Breakdown: Sally Wilfert on Collaborating With Her Late Friend Rebecca Luker by Logan Culwell-Block

A live recording of their 2019 concert All the Girls gets a physical release March 5 from PS Classics.

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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