Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Glee and Hedwig Alum Darren Criss Marries Mia Swier by Adam Hetrick

The longtime couple were married in New Orleans February 16.

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Ryann Redmond Joins Broadway’s Frozen as Olaf; Noah J. Ricketts and Joe Carroll Also Among New Principals by Ryan McPhee

The Disney musical continues to play Broadway’s St. James Theatre.

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Ainsley Melham and Mike Longo Join Broadway's Aladdin February 19 by Ryan McPhee

The two played appeared in the Disney musical in Australia and on tour, respectively.

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Broadway’s The Ferryman Welcomes New Company, Including Brian d’Arcy James, Emily Bergl, Shuler Hensley by Andrew Gans

The new cast members begin performances February 19 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

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World Premiere of Diana Musical, About Late Princess Diana, Begins Previews February 19 by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Christopher Ashley directs the new musical at La Jolla Playhouse.

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Merrily We Roll Along Opens Off-Broadway February 19 by Olivia Clement

Fiasco Theater brings its signature style to an all-new production of the Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical.

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Lynn Nottage's By the Way, Meet Vera Stark Opens Off-Broadway February 19 by Olivia Clement

Kamilah Forbes directs the Signature Theatre revival, which stars Jessica Frances Dukes in the title role.

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Lights Out Extends a Second Time at the Geffen Playhouse by Mark Peikert

The play with music stars Dulé Hill and Daniel J. Watts.

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Matthew Broderick Stops by At Home With Amy Sedaris by Mark Peikert

The Tony winner appears as the author of The Glass Teenagerie on an upcoming episode Season 2 of Season 2 the truTV series.

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Understanding the Music Behind Broadway’s Choir Boy by Ruthie Fierberg

Jeremy Pope, Caleb Eberhardt, and the cast of the Tarell Alvin McCraney play recall the church songs that impacted their lives.

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Rachel Tucker, Helen Hobson, More Star in Come From Away in London, Opening February 18 by Andrew Gans

The musical began previews in the West End January 30 following a Dublin engagement.

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Broadway’s Wicked Welcomes a New Wizard February 18 by Andrew Gans

The international hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.

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One-Night-Only The Scarlet Pimpernel Concert, With Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, and More, Presented February 18 by Andrew Gans

Gabriel Barre directs the Manhattan Concert Productions presentation.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

The Irish Troubles and The IRA: An Historical Guide to Broadway’s The Ferryman by Ruthie Fierberg

Want to learn more about the political climate surrounding the Carney family? Here are the basics.

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Bette Midler Will Perform on the Academy Awards by Mark Peikert

The Tony winner will sing from Mary Poppins Returns on the February 24 ceremony.

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Watch: First Look at Twilight Bowl in Chicago by Nathan Skethway

The new play by Rebecca Gilman opened February 8 at the Goodman Theatre.

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Telly Leung Plays Final Performance in Broadway’s Aladdin February 17 by Andrew Gans

The actor joined the hit Disney musical in the title role in June 2017.

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Saturday, February 16, 2019

7 Games, Puzzles, and Activities for the Perfect Broadway Game Night by Adam Hetrick

Stock up on theatre-themed entertainment, or use this list as inspiration to find the perfect gift for theatre-lovers.

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Friday, February 15, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek of the One-Night-Only The Scarlet Pimpernel Concert by Nathan Skethway

The Manhattan Concert Productions presentation features Tony Yazbeck, Lauren Osnes, and more.

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Upcoming Equity Auditions for Newsies, Mean Girls, Anastasia, Mamma Mia, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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A First Look at Alec Baldwin, Andrea Martin, Matt Bomer, and Molly Shannon on Will & Grace by Marc J. Franklin

The stage and screen stars are set to appear in the upcoming February episodes of the NBC sitcom.

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David Cromer, Marilu Henner, Alexander Gemignani, More Join Lineup for Nassim by Andrew Gans

The play by Nassim Soleimanpour invites a new actor to perform the play each night (without seeing the script).

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John Rando and More to Direct in Goodspeed Musicals' 2019 Season by Adam Hetrick

Goodspeed will produce a mix of classics and world premieres, including The Music Man and Passing Through.

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Broadway Alum Kate Reinders and More Join Disney’s High School Musical: The Musical by Ryan McPhee

The meta series will follow a high school production of High School Musical, the stage adaptation of the 2006 Disney Channel movie.

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Top Theatre Stories: Friday, February 15, 2019 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Documentary Now!, Alice By Heart, and more.

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Daniel’s Husband’s Ryan Spahn Set for Industry Reading of Starcrossed by Andrew Gans

Rachel Garnet's new work tells a queer love story concerning two well-known Shakespeare characters.

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Megan Hilty to Headline Goodman Theatre’s Starstruck Gala by Adam Hetrick

The Smash and Wicked star will perform Broadway hits and standards at the Fairmont Chicago.

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Read Reviews for London's The American Clock by Ryan McPhee

Rachel Chavkin directs the Old Vic production of Arthur Miller's drama.

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First Look: Documentary Now! Spoofs Company Documentary With John Mulaney, Renée Elise Goldsberry, and More by Nathan Skethway

The episode parodies D.A. Pennebaker's Original Cast Album: Company, which portrayed the infamous recording session for the original Company cast album.

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A Sneak Peek at Manhattan Concert Production’s The Scarlet Pimpernel by Marc J. Franklin

The one-night-only concert, starring Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, and more, is set to play Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall February 18.

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