Friday, June 24, 2022


The cast of A Strange Loop will perform on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Monday. A Strange Loop recently took home two Tony Awards, including Best Book for Michael R. Jackson and Bes…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:41PM

Celebrate NYC Pride With Playbill's Pride in Times Square by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:35AM

Playbill's Pride in Times Square, Featuring Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More, Begins June by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:07AM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Tony Awards, COVID-19 impact Broadway box office by Caitlin Hornik

The impact of the Tony Awards and COVID-19 were felt at Broadway’s box office last week. For the week ending June 19, Broadway grossed $29,523,307, down about 6% from the previous week. Th…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 03:46PM

What's It Like Being Nonbinary on Broadway? - Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry by Jen Gushue

Five gender-nonconforming performers on their experiences in the theatre industry --- When I set out to write about nonbinary and gender-nonconforming theatre performers, I wasn't sure where…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Run to See Tony-Winning A Strange Loop by Caitlin Moynihan

It's been one week since the 75th Tony Awards and audiences are packing in to see the recently-honored productions! A Strange Loop, which took home the Tony for Best Musical on June 12, tops…

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Fat Ham by Elyse Trevers

What? Another show about a moody, overweight, young Black man with family issues? Like “A Strange Loop,” “Fat Ham” hasan endearing young main character. But “Fat Ham” delivers mu…

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Nearly 20 years in the making, A Strange Loop is having a moment. In the seven days ending on Sunday, Michael R. Jackson’s newly minted Tony Award-winning best musical had its highest-gros…

SOURCE: Broadway Journal at 12:42AM
Tuesday, June 21, 2022

‘MJ’, ‘A Strange Loop’ & ‘Six’ Among Big Post-Tony Box Office Winners by Greg Evans

MJ and A Strange Loop saw Tony Award glory translate into box office surges in the week after the June 12 ceremony, with MJ leaping by $216,921 over the previous week’s take to a huge $1,6…

SOURCE: Deadline at 08:03PM
Monday, June 20, 2022

Sing-Along Concerts for Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Head Over Heels, The Prom, Taboo, and More Join Pride in Times Square Lineup by Logan Culwell-Block

The weekend-long event will feature appearances from Hedwig's Stephen Trask, the cast of A Strange Loop, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:12AM
Friday, June 17, 2022

Odds & Ends: The Jennifer Hudson Show to Premiere on September 12 by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Jennifer Hudson's Daytime Talk Show Sets Start Fresh from earning an EGOT with the Best Musical Tony win for A Strange Loop, Jenni…

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Ted DeLong Named Interim Managing Director of Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning Best Musical A Strange Loop played a pre-Broadway engagement at the D.C. venue in 2021.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:03PM

"Death or Jail": Vanessa Bayer Gets Real About Cruise Ships by The Late Late Show With James Corden

James welcomes Vanessa Bayer to the show for her first time and congratulates RuPaul on his recent Tony win for "A Strange Loop" who, as it turns out, didn't get to celebrate as much as you …

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:35AM
Thursday, June 16, 2022

VIDEO: Busy Philipps Tells the Story of How Sara Bareilles Stopped Her From Taking Her Daughter to See A STRANGE LOOP

Busy Philipps appeared on Late Night With Seth Meyers last night, where she talked about moving to New York City, what her kids think about her acting career and how Sara Bareilles made her…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:28AM
Wednesday, June 15, 2022

VIDEO: 2022 Best Musical A STRANGE LOOP Celebrates Tonys Triumph At Curtain Call

Broadway's 2022 Best Musical, Michael R. Jackson's A Strange Loop, made its first return to the stage tonight following its Tony Awards triumph. At their first curtain call back, star Jaquel…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:27AM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Pre-Tony Broadway Box Office Up 7% To $32M; ‘Strange Loop’ Fills 98% Of Seats by Greg Evans

Though it’s too soon to say how Sunday’s Tony Awards will impact box office for the night’s winners and losers, figures for the week leading up to the ceremony show big gains for the m…

SOURCE: Deadline at 03:12PM
Monday, June 13, 2022

2022 Tony Award Winners: A Strange Loop, The Lehman Trilogy, Company, Take Me Out ...

Playbill's complete round-up of the latest Broadway rush, lottery, standing-room-only (SRO), and student ticket policies.

SOURCE: Google at 08:37PM

A STRANGE LOOP, COMPANY &THE LEHMAN TRILOGY Among Winners of 75th Annual TONY AWARDS by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Masterfully hosted by West Side Story Oscar winner Ariana DeBose, the 75th Annual Tony Awards [...]

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Usher, Usher! Watch the Cast of Tony-Winning A Strange Loop Perform at the 75th Tony Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

A Strange Loop triumphed at the 75th Tony Awards with wins for Best Musical and Best Book for Pulitzer Prize-winning scribe Michael R. Jackson. Tony nominees Jaquel Spivey, L Morgan Lee and …

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75th Tony Awards Telecast, Hosted by Ariana DeBose, Sees Ratings Increase by Lindsey Sullivan

The 75th Tony Awards drew a crowd far beyond the walls of Radio City Music Hall on June 12. Variety reports the show’s first-ever live coast-to-coast telecast drew 3.86 million viewers for…

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Unforgettable! Relive These Five Memorable Moments from the 75th Tony Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony Awards' return to Radio City Musical Hall was a night of powerful speeches, standing ovations for amazing performances and more. Here are five illustrations of the most memorable…

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Jennifer Hudson reaches EGOT status after winning Tony Award by Samantha Chery

Jennifer Hudson became the 17th entertainer ever to reach EGOT status after her Tony win for co-producing "A Strange Loop."

SOURCE: Washington Post at 01:54PM

Inside the Tonys — From Andrew Garfield Sightings to ‘A Strange Loop’s’ Interrupted Speech, What You Didn’t See on TV by Rebecca Rubin

On Sunday night, the Tony Awards returned to Radio City Music Hall, where relaxed mask mandates made it easier than ever (OK, easier than last year’s ceremony) to spot the stars mixing and…

SOURCE: Variety at 01:14PM

[HD] York's Unsung with Michael R. Jackson by York Theatre Company

UNSUNG is a series created by The York Theatre Company's Associate Artistic Director Gerry McIntyre. Join Gerry as he engages Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Michael R. Jackson (…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:11PM

Jennifer Hudson joins EGOT winners after Tony victory by Chris Wiegand

The musician, actor and producer joins an elite group of US entertainers after winning an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and now a Tony award The performer and producer Jennifer Hudson has joined …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 01:07PM

‘A Strange Loop’ wins big with Tony for best musical Myles Frost, Phylicia Rashad and Joaquina Kalukango take home prizes for ‘MJ,’ ‘Skeleto by Soraya Nadia McDonald, Soraya Nadia McDonald

With every performance of Paradise Square, star Joaquina Kalukango has brought down the house with a teary, snot-nosed, full-throated rendition of “Let it Burn.” Sunday night, America wi…

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Tony Awards 2022: Memorable Moments. #Stageworthy News this week by New York Theater

There were delightful surprises and predictable disappointments during the 75th Tony Awards, honoring the first full season since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down theaters in March 2020 and…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 10:18AM

Tony Awards by Barry Gordin

A Strange Loop wins Best Musical as the Tony Awards return to Radio City Music Hall. June 12, 2022:  The Tony Awards  returned to Radio City Music Hall for a live celebration of the …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:10AM

GLAAD Praises Inclusive Broadway Season And Tony Awards by Greg Evans

GLAAD, the leading LGBTQ media watchdog group, praised Broadway and last night’s Tony Awards for telling “stories about the lives of LGBTQ people…” “With A Strange Loop, Michael R.…

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:20AM

‘A Strange Loop’ Takes a Victory Lap That Was Years in the Making by American Theatre Editors

When he put 'Broadway' in a song lyric, Michael R. Jackson was unwittingly naming the destination, and the destiny, for his unapologetically Black and queer musical, which won the Best Music…

SOURCE: American Theatre at 08:57AM

Photos: Check Out All New Photos From Tony-Winning Musical A STRANGE LOOP

All new production photos have been released from A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson's Tony-Award- and Pulitzer-Prize winning musical, now playing at the Lyceum Theater (149 W 45th St).

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:27AM

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