Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Rebecca Luker Courage Award to Honor Members of the ALS Community

The newly inaugurated award is named for Luker, who lost a battle with ALS late last year.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:42PM

Liza With a "Z" to Air on Thirteen in New York Area This August

The 1972 film is directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:03PM

Marin Ireland to Lead Virtual Reading of David Adjmi's Marie Antoinette

Ireland and members of the 2013 Soho Rep cast will reunite under the direction of Rebecca Taichman.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:18AM

James Monroe Iglehart and Courtney Reed Lead Cast of New Audio Musical

Falling in Love with Mr. Dellamort will be released in three episodes this Friday.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:18AM

Wicked Tour Will Star Talia Suskauer and Allison Bailey as Elphaba and Glinda

The pair return to roles they were playing when theaters shut down in 2020.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:18AM
Monday, July 26, 2021

Adam Pascal Will Perform Career Retrospective in Adam Pascal...So Far

The Rent alum's intimate show will stream on Stellar next month.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Watch the West End Lion King Cast Sing "Circle of Life" Together on First Day of Rehearsals

An emotional moment for the musical, which is due to return to London shortly.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12AM

Chichester South Pacific, Starring Julian Ovenden and Gina Beck, Will Stream Internationally

Daniel Evans's production will be available in August and September in the United States.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12AM

Interview: In a Rare Solo Stage Appearance, Harriet Harris Takes on Eleanor Roosevelt

Harris stars in Mark St. Germain's Eleanor at Barrington Stage Company.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12AM

Ed Asner and Jamie Farr to Perform Reading of Two Jews, Talking

Performances will be held at Flat Rock Playhouse over Labor Day weekend.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:12AM
Friday, July 23, 2021

Diana: The Musical Announces September Release of Original Cast Recording

Take a listen to the first track, "The World Fell in Love."

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 03:12PM

First Date, Starring Diana DeGarmo and Ace Young, Begins Streaming Today

The married American Idol alums lead the musical's virtual production.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask to Bring Origin of Love Concert to Town Hall

The pair will celebrate Hedwig and the Angry Inch this winter.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

New Amsterdam Theatre Reopens With Disney on Broadway Concert

The benefit, starring Ashley Brown, Michael James Scott, Kissy Simmons, and Josh Strickland, runs through July 25.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

A.R.T. Releases Archival Footage of Great Comet Pre-Broadway

Watch the 2015 cast of Dave Malloy's electropop opera perform the song "Letters" in the round.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:12PM

Schmigadoon! Previews a Musical Clip From Its Latest Episode

Episode three of the musical comedy series hits Apple TV+ today.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:48AM
Thursday, July 22, 2021

Exclusive: Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan to Lead Bonnie and Clyde Concert in London

Jordan and Osnes will return to roles they originated on Broadway a decade ago.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 03:12PM

Steppenwolf Names Audrey Francis and Glenn Davis as New Co-Artistic Directors

This will be the first time the theater has had two artistic leaders, as well as the first time an artist of color has led the ensemble.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Jim Henson's Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas Joins New Victory's 2021-22 Season

The holiday classic gets a stage adaptation from Timothy Allen McDonald, Christopher Gattelli, and Paul Williams.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM

Radio City Christmas Spectacular Will Return to In-Person Performances in November

Last year marked the first time in the show's eight-decade history that performances were canceled.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:06AM

Christy Altomare, Derek Klena, Jenn Colella Set for Songs for a New World Concert

Ciara Renée, Kyle Taylor Parker, Bonnie Milligan, and Shereen Pimentel will also star.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 09:24AM

Adrienne Warren Will Return to Tina on Broadway for a Limited Engagement

Warren earned a Tony nomination for her performance as Tina Turner.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:48AM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Performances of Merry Wives Canceled After Production Member Tests Positive for Covid-19

The outdoor, free Shakespeare in the Park production was running at the Delacorte Theater.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 06:36PM

Exclusive: Lena Hall Gets Ready for Her First NYC Concert Gigs Since the Pandemic

The Tony winner will take the stage at City Winery this September.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 02:54PM

Bette Midler, Joni Mitchell, and More Join Ranks of Kennedy Center Honorees

The 44th class of celebrated artists will be honored in a ceremony on December 5.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:03PM

Rick McKay's Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age to Premiere on PBS in August

The film is a sequel to McKay's Broadway: The Golden Age, which debuted in 2004.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:48AM

Come From Away Concert Will Commemorate 9/11 at the Lincoln Memorial

The free outdoor performance will honor the 20th anniversary.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:12AM

Equity Opens Membership to Any Actor or Stage Manager Who's Been Paid for Work in the USA

Actors' Equity Association has announced a major policy change that will make it easier for artists to join the union.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 09:36AM
Tuesday, July 20, 2021

A Disney Q&A With Ashley Brown, Michael James Scott, Kissy Simmons, and Josh Strickland

The stars of the new Live at the New Am concert tell us about their Disney faves.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:36AM

Lilli Cooper and Norbert Leo Butz Featured on New Ethan Slater-Nick Blaemire Concept Album

Slater and Blaemire's musical is called Edge of the World.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:03AM

Jordan Fisher to Guest-Star on High School Musical: The Musical: The Series

Watch a sneak peek of Fisher's episode, airing on Friday, July 23.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:03AM

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