Thursday, February 20, 2020

Read Reviews for the West Side Story Revival on Broadway by Dan Meyer

Ivo van Hove’s re-imagining of the beloved musical stars Shireen Pimentel and Isaac Powell.

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The Inheritance Sets Closing Dates on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The two-part epic from Matthew Lopez will play its final performance in March.

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Robert Cuccioli to Star in Irish Rep's A Touch of the Poet by Olivia Clement

Belle Aykroyd, Kate Forbes, and more will be part of the Off-Broadway revival in the spring.

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See Jessie Mueller, Armie Hammer, Tracy Letts, and More Meet the Press for The Minutes on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

Letts' play begins previews February 25 at the Cort Theatre.

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The Kennedy Center, SoHo Rep, Roundabout Theatre Company, More Are Hiring by Playbill Staff

Check out these administrative positions listed on Playbill’s online resource for job seekers.

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What Do Critics Think of Mack and Mabel at New York City Center? by Dan Meyer

The Encores! production stars Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha.

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Fault Line Theatre to Celebrate 10th Anniversary Season With World Premiere of Twenty Twenty: A Play by Olivia Clement

The new play by Alix Sobler will premiere at the Paradise Factory in the fall.

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Isaac Powell and Shereen Pimentel on Making a West Side Story ‘For the 21st Century’ by Dan Meyer

The cast dropped by The Today Show ahead of the musical’s February 20 opening night at the Broadway Theatre.

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Liz Callaway and Karen Ziemba Will Be Part of An Evening With Sheldon Harnick and Friends by Andrew Gans

The York Theatre Company event will celebrate the co-creator of She Loves Me, Fiddler on the Roof, and more.

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MCC Extends World Premiere of C.A. Johnson's All the Natalie Portmans by Olivia Clement

The new play, now in previews, will play an additional two weeks.

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Broadway Will Dim Its Lights for Tony-Winning Producer Margo Lion by Andrew Gans

The producer of Hairspray, Angels in America, and more died January 24 at age 75.

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Watch Highlights From City Center’s Mack & Mabel by Roberto Araujo

The Jerry Herman-Michael Stewart musical stars Douglas Sills and Alexandra Socha in the respective title roles.

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Go Inside the Off-Broadway Opening of Anatomy of a Suicide by Nathan Skethway

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize–winning play, directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz, opened at Atlantic Theater February 18.

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Read Reviews for Caryl Churchill’s A Number at the Bridge Theatre in London by Playbill Staff

Roger Allam and Colin Morgan star in the Polly Findlay-helmed revival.

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Actors' Equity Releases Statement Regarding West Side Story by Playbill Staff

The current revival has come under fire for the casting of Amar Ramasar.

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What It Means for Jordan Fisher to Play Evan Hansen on Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

The Rent, Hamilton, and To All the Boys star takes on his “most artistically stimulating” role yet.

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The Theater Project, South Street Dance, University of New Haven, and More are Hiring by Dan Meyer

Playbill offers an extensive selection of available jobs within the theatre industry, serving as the online source for careers in theatre.

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Watch Trailer for Repeat Attenders Documentary, About Musical Theatre Superfans by Playbill Staff

Mark Dooley’s film is currently making its Australian premiere.

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Janet McTeer to Star Opposite David Oyelowo in Showtime’s The President is Missing by Dan Meyer

The Tony winner will play the president’s chief of staff in the upcoming series.

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Look Back at Highlights From The Bridges of Madison County by Playbill Staff

The Jason Robert Brown-Marsha Norman musical, starring Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale, opened on Broadway February 20, 2014.

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Netflix Director of Original Series Carolina Garcia Joins Educational Theatre Association Board by Logan Culwell-Block

Garcia has developed such streaming series as Fuller House, Stranger Things, and The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

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Ryan Murphy’s Netflix Series Hollywood, Starring Patti LuPone, Darren Criss, Jeremy Pope, Sets May Premiere Date by Andrew Gans

Set in Hollywood’s Golden Age, the limited series also features Dylan McDermott, Holland Taylor, Joe Mantello, and more.

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Check Out New Production Photos for World Premiere of Hilary Bettis' 72 Miles to Go... Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Tyler Alvarez and Jacqueline Guillén star as siblings in the new play from the writer of Alligator and television’s The Americans.

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In the Heights, Kate Hamill’s Dracula, More Set for Kansas City Rep by Dan Meyer

The 2020–2021 season also includes the Off-Broadway award winner The Royale.

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Joffrey Ballet’s 2020–2021 Season Will Feature World Premiere of Of Mice and Men Ballet by Andrew Gans

The adaptation of the classic John Steinbeck novel will be presented on a program with George Balanchine’s Serenade.

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Once Tony Winner Steve Kazee and Step Up’s Jenna Dewan Are Engaged by Ruthie Fierberg

The couple is also expecting a child.

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Check Out These Character Portraits From The Prince of Egypt Musical by Dan Meyer

The show is now in previews at the Dominion Theatre in London.

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Tony Nominee Gideon Glick Finds His Six Degrees of Broadway Separation by Roberto Araujo

The challenge: to connect his current role in Little Show of Horrors to his Broadway debut.

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Ivo van Hove's Broadway Revival of West Side Story Opens February 20 by Dan Meyer

Shereen Pimentel stars as Maria opposite Isaac Cole Powell as Tony in the revamped production.

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Back to the Future Musical Zooms Into Manchester Opera House by Dan Meyer

The stage adaptation of the 1985 film stars Olly Dobson and Roger Bart.

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Cyrano de Bergerac, Starring James McAvoy, in Theatres February 20 by Dan Meyer

The NT Live screening is co-presented by Fathom Events and BY Entertainment.

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