Sunday, April 5, 2020

Playbill Viewing: An 80th Birthday Celebration for Terrence McNally at 92nd Street Y by Mark Peikert

A host of famous faces came together in 2018 to pay homage to the Tony-winning playwright and librettist in a laughter-filled evening you can now watch.

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

Recapping Smash 2.08: Coffee and Croissants, Anyone? by Mark Peikert

Julia apologizes, Eileen is imperious, Jimmy scowls, and more on this episode of Smash!

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Recapping Smash 2.07: Coffee and Croissants, Anyone? by Mark Peikert

Julia apologizes, Eileen is imperious, Jimmy scowls, and more on this episode of Smash!

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Alley Theatre Moves Chisa Hutchinson's Amerikin and Sarah Ruhl's Dead Man's Cell Phone to 2020–2021 Season by Ryan McPhee

The two titles were slated to play the Houston venue this spring prior to the coronvirus pandemic.

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Drag Race’s Jan Sport on Impersonating Bernadette Peters, Feeling Her Frozen Fantasy, More by Ryan McPhee

The New York City-based drag queen channeled the Tony winner in this season’s “Snatch Game” challenge.

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Watch Shonn Wiley and Irina Dvorovenko in City Center Encores! On Your Toes by Andrew Gans

The second week of videos, part of the venue's series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, spotlights the work of Rodgers and Hart.

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Watch Charles Busch, Faith Prince, Andrea Martin, More Read The Tale of the Allergist's Wife on Plays in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

Plays in the House is a spinoff of Stars in the House, the daily benefit series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley to benefit The Actors Fund.

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The Cast of Mrs. Doubtfire Sings the Musical's 'As Long as There Is Love' From Their Homes by Ryan McPhee

While they can't perform on Broadway at the moment, they have an inspirational message for theatre lovers.

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Listening Party: Revisit Aida with Heather Headley, Adam Pascal, and More by Marc J. Franklin

Six star Abby Meuller recommends listening to the Broadway cast recording of the Elton John and Tim Rice pop opera.

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The Daily Distraction: Remembering Laurie Beechman and Her Magical Belting Arms by Ryan McPhee

The Broadway powerhouse was born on this day in 1953.

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Mirvish Extends Suspension of Performances in All Toronto Theatre, Affecting Hamilton, Come From Away, More by Andrew Gans

Mirvish Productions operates four theatres in downtown Toronto: the Royal Alexandra, the Princess of Wales, the Ed Mirvish, and the CAA.

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A Look Back at The Tank's 2019–2020 Season by Olivia Clement

Photos from a season that was cut short, and testimonials from the artists who now call the theatre home.

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Billy Porter, Stark Sands, and More Opened in Kinky Boots on Broadway in 2013 by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony Award–winning musical opened at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre April 4, 2013.

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Three Tall Women's Alison Pill Finds Her 6 Degrees of Broadway Separation by Roberto Araujo

How did she connect her role in the Tony-nominated Best Revival to her Broadway debut in The Lieutenant of Inishmore?

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Watch Judy Blazer and Steven Sutcliffe Sing 'Thou Swell' From City Center Encores! A Connecticut Yankee by Andrew Gans

The second week of videos, part of the venue's series featuring highlights from New York City Center's Encores!, spotlights the work of Rodgers and Hart.

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Recapping Smash 2.07: 'Ce n'est pas ma faute!' by Mark Peikert

There's a miscommunication and an inappropriately public confrontation in this episode of Smash!

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Watch Randy Rainbow on Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley benefits The Actors Fund.

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Come From Away Broadway and Touring Casts Say Thank You to Medical Professionals in New Video by Andrew Gans

Working with Columbia University Irving Medical Center students, the casts raise their voices in song for healthcare workers everywhere.

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Recording of Off-Broadway's Anything Can Happen in the Theater: The Musical World of Maury Yeston Released April 3 by Andrew Gans

The Off-Broadway revue celebrating the composer of Nine and Titanic played the York Theatre Company.

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Revisiting Alec Baldwin and Orphans on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen star, celebrates his birthday April 3, will return to his role in the Lyle Kessler drama for a live reading April 11.

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Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Collaborates With Deaf West Theatre for a Special Episode by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch a first glimpse as Deaf West Spring Awakening alum Sandra Mae Frank guest stars in the April 5 episode, along with an ensemble of Deaf performers in the NBC musical series.

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Check Out the Winners of the 2020 Taylor Louderman-Led Write Out Loud Songwriting Competition by Olivia Clement

Emerging musical theatre writers Ethan Carlson, Alexander Sage Oyen, and Matt Copley will all receive studio recordings of their songs.

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11 Patti LuPone Videos Getting Us Through #StayatHome by Andrew Gans

Watch just a few of the non-basement-set highlights from the over 40-year career of the two-time Tony winner and two-time Olivier winner.

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Andy Karl and Orfeh Pay a Digital Visit to Stars in the House Live Stream by Andrew Gans

The daily series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley benefits The Actors Fund.

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Clubbed Thumb Reflects on 25 Years of Funny, Strange, and Provocative New Plays by Olivia Clement

A look through 25 years of Summerworks, the series that launched What the Constitution Means to Me, Tumacho, and more.

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Listening Party: Revisit 110 in the Shade and The Prom by Marc J. Franklin

Indoor Boys co-creator Alex Wyse recommends listening to the Broadway cast recordings of the two Tony-nominated musicals.

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The Daily Distraction: Kentucky's Krissalyn Love Delivers a World Full of Love in The Wiz by Ryan McPhee

Sick of staying at home? Let this "Home" cheer you up.

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Check Out Condola 'Dola' Rashad in Her New Music Video for 'Blue' by Olivia Clement

The song is the first track on her solo debut EP, SPACE DAUGHTER, which the Tony nominee conceived, produced, and co-directed.

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First Look at Reed Birney in Apple TV+'s Home Before Dark by Mark Peikert

All 10 episodes of the new drama, starring Jim Sturgess and Brooklynn Prince, are available.

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2020 Broadway Brackets Championship: Les Misérables or Wicked? by Felicia Fitzpatrick

Which musical will be crowned the champion? Vote now!

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Listen to Bonnie Milligan Sing Drew Gasparini’s ‘On The Edge’ by Dan Meyer

The track comes off the musical theatre composer’s upcoming album, We Aren’t Kids Anymore.

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