Thursday, June 27, 2019

Vanessa Carlton Begins Performances in Beautiful June 27 by Marc J. Franklin

The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter makes her Broadway debut as Carole King.

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Grammy Nominee Vanessa Carlton Makes Broadway Debut in Beautiful June 27 by Ryan McPhee

The "A Thousand Miles" singer-songwriter plays Carole King in the bio-musical.

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Ali Ewoldt, Adam Heller, Jenny Powers, Robert Petkoff, More Star in Muny 1776 by Andrew Gans

The limited engagement begins June 27 at the St. Louis venue.

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We're Only Alive for a Short Amount of Time Opens Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

David Cale's autobiographical musical memoir opens at The Public Theater following its world premiere in Chicago.

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Michael R. Jackson’s Musical Adaptation of Horror Film Teeth Among National Alliance Musical Theatre Festival Lineup by Ryan McPhee

See the lineup of titles slated to take the stage in the 31st annual festival this October.

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2019 Ice Factory Festival Kicks Off With Outside of Eden June 26 by Olivia Clement

The Obie-winning summer festival returns to the New Ohio Theatre, with a slate of shows directed entirely by women.

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Check Out Europe at London's Donmar Warehouse by Nathan Skethway

The David Greig play marks the inaugural production by Donmar's new artistic director, Michael Longhurst.

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See The Ensemblist's Tribute to the Female Ensemble of Pretty Woman by Marc J. Franklin

The popular platform celebrated the women of the Broadway musical with a glam photoshoot with photographer Kai Ravelson.

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Watch Ian McKellen Play Mind Games With Helen Mirren and Russell Tovey in The Good Liar by Dan Meyer

The film’s trailer was released ahead of its November 15 release.

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Zachary Sayle, Jessica Vosk, More to Star in World Premiere of Becoming Nancy Musical by Andrew Gans

Jerry Mitchell will direct and choreograph the production at Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre.

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Frozen Star Caissie Levy Will Play Summer Concert Dates in Indiana by Adam Hetrick

Known for her roles in Wicked and Hair, Levy also originated the role of Elsa in Disney’s stage adaptation of the 2013 blockbuster movie.

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Shoshana Bean, George Salazar, and More to Perform 'Seasons of Love' on ABC's Pride Special by Olivia Clement

The one-hour special will feature a live performance from Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Who Do Tony Award–Winning Directors Like Rachel Chavkin, Casey Nicholaw, and More Depend Upon Most? by Barry Singer

Seven people at the helm of current Broadway shows share why their associate directors are indispensable.

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Shoshana Bean and Todrick Hall to Host Pride Edition of Waitress Cast Album Karaoke by Ryan McPhee

The post-show series offers fans the chance to sing songs from Sara Bareilles’ Tony-nominated score on a Broadway stage.

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Look Inside the 2019 New York Musical Festival's Preview by Nathan Skethway

The annual showcase of new works from around the globe will kick off July 8, with performances in various locations around New York City.

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Hear New Version of “Back in Time” From the Upcoming Back to the Future Musical by Ryan McPhee

The stage adaptation of the ’80s comedy will play the U.K. in 2020.

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Cast Set for Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival Production of Grand Hotel by Andrew Gans

Performances begin July 10 under the direction of Brett Smock.

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Win Tickets to See Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon in Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune by Dan Meyer

Here’s how to win a pair of tickets to see these acting powerhouses on stage in New York City—plus a free steakhouse dinner.

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Mean Girls' Krystina Alabado and More to Sing Avril Lavigne at Feinstein's/54 Below by Ryan McPhee

A host of stage alums will celebrate the punk-pop star in July.

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Encores! Off-Center Season Starts With Working June 26 by Dan Meyer

Helen Hunt, Christopher Jackson, and Javier Muñoz star in the 1978 musical based on Studs Terkel's book of interviews with American workers.

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Ain’t Too Proud Star Derrick Baskin’s 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

The 2019 Tony nominee recalls performances by Norm Lewis, Chuck Cooper, Victoria Clark, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and more.

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Making Theatre in D.C. in the Age of Trump by Olivia Clement

A conversation with Maria Manuela Goyanes of Woolly Mammoth and Studio Theatre's David Muse about what makes theatre political.

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Dave Malloy's Ghost Quartet Will Play Australia by Olivia Clement

The acclaimed chamber musical will debut in Melbourne in a production from Antipodes Theatre Company.

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A Look Inside The Investigation With Annette Bening, Kevin Kline, and More by Marc J. Franklin

Robert Schenkkan’s dramatic interpretation of the Mueller report was presented by Law Works June 24.

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Cast Set for Mamma Mia! The Party at London’s O2 by Andrew Gans

The immersive production will begin in August.

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Watch The Cher Show Celebrate Pride at Playbill’s Sing for Hope Piano by Dan Meyer

Cast members from the show sang “All I Ever Need Is You” and “The Way of Love.”

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Read Reviews of Old Vic’s Present Laughter, Starring Fleabag's Andrew Scott by Dan Meyer

The revival of Noël Coward’s comedy also stars Game of Thrones’ Indira Varma.

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New Tom Stoppard Play Leopoldstadt Will Make World Premiere in 2020 by Andrew Gans

The production will begin performances at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre in January 2020.

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Bette Midler Will Perform at New York Pride Event at the Javits Center by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner will be accompanied by Tony-winning composer-lyricist Marc Shaiman.

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Inside the 10th Anniversary Celebration of Rock of Ages by Nathan Skethway

The musical, now beginning its return engagement Off-Broadway at New World Stages, welcomed celebrities, friends, and cast members old and new to celebrate the show's 10th anniversary.

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Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Halley Feiffer's re-imagining of Chekhov’s Three Sisters debuts in New York in a production from MCC and Williamstown Theater Festival.

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