Friday, September 6, 2019

Tracy Letts and the Cast of Linda Vista Prepare to Bring the Play to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Tracy Letts, recently seen on Broadway in Arthur Miller's All My Sons, has a new play coming to the Great White Way. Linda Vista, directed by Dexter Bullard, tells the story of …

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Elizabeth A. Bell by Zack Calhoon

Elizabeth A. Bell is a San Francisco-born, New York-based actor-singer-VO artist. Most recently seen in productions of The Fool’s Lear (Goneril), and J Stephen Brantley’s The Emilies. O…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Full Casting Announced for Marisa Tomei-Led Revival of The Rose Tattoo by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' Tony-winning 1951 play The Rose Tattoo. Trip Cullman will direct the previously announced production, set to beg…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ethan Slater, Lena Hall, Eric William Morris to Lead Reefer Madness Workshop & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Ethan Slater, Lena Hall, Eric William Morris to Lead Reefer Madness WorkshopReefer Madness is inching its way back to the New Yo…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Aladdin Has a Shining, Shimmering, Splendid Week at the Box Office by

It's summer, and though Arabian nights are hotter than hot, audiences seem to be keeping cool at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Disney blockbuster Aladdin grabbed one of the top five spots, gro…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

Annette Bening–Led All My Sons Plays Final Broadway Performance June 30 by Playbill Staff

The Roundabout Theatre Company revival also stars Tracy Letts and Benjamin Walker.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Last 2 Weeks To See Roundabout's ALL MY SONS, KISS ME, KATE And SOMETHING CLEAN

Roundabout Theatre Company will conclude its critically acclaimed spring productions on Sunday, June 30: Arthur Miller's All My Sons, directed by Jack O'Brien, Kiss Me, Kate, directed by Sc…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Annette Bening, Kenny Leon & More Join Actors Fund's Board of Trustees by

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization with a mission of fostering stability and resiliency and providing a safety net for performing arts and entertainment professionals …

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Thursday, June 13, 2019
Monday, June 10, 2019

American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards 2019 at Radio City Music Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will be held on June 9, 2019, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The function will be broadcast live by CBS with Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White C…

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How'd We Do? 2019 Tony Predictions by Wendy Caster

Well, two of us did okay: Liz and Sandra each had 17 correct predictions. I had decided to be iconoclastic, which was a bad idea: 11 correct predictions. THE WINNERS Liz Sandra …

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Bertie Carvel Wins First Tony Award for Performance as Rupert Murdoch in Ink by Andy Lefkowitz

Bertie Carvel has won the 2019 Tony Award as Best Featured Actor in a Play for his portrayal of media mogul Rupert Murdoch in James Graham's new play Ink. The multi-talented Carvel was hon…

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Elaine May, Iconic Star of The Waverly Gallery, Wins First Tony Award by Caitlin Moynihan

Elaine May, the 87-year-old stage-and-screen legend, just received her first Tony Award for her moving performance as Gladys in the Broadway premiere of Kenneth Lonergan's The Waverly Galler…

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The Boys in the Band Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play by Eric King

The Broadway-premiere mounting of Mart Crowley's iconic work The Boys in the Band has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. The Joe Mantello-helmed staging was honored at th…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Tony Awards 2019: See the full list of winners by Jessica Derschowitz

Give a round of applause for this year’s Tony winners! On Sunday night, the American Theater Wing bestowed the 73rd annual Tony Awards on the best of the 2018-2019 Broadway season, which b…

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Saturday, June 8, 2019


(Matt Wolf’s article appeared in The New York Times, 5/30; via Pam Green.) LONDON — This city’s season-long love affair with Arthur Miller reaches an intriguing if emotionally muted co…

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Friday, June 7, 2019

Jeff and Mike's 2019 Tony Awards Picks by JK

It's finally here! The weekend we all look forward to. Am I right, theater fans? Seems like just yesterday that The Band's Visit took home 10 awards. Yet here we are again! It's 2019 Tony A…

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

75th Theatre World Awards by Sandra Mardenfeld

Nathan Lane The 75th Theatre World Awards celebrated the debut of promising Broadway and Off-Broadway actors on June 3 in a sweet ceremony full of touching stories, even though it ran more t…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Why Director Jack O’Brien Says All My Sons Could Be Arthur Miller’s 'Best Play' by Playbill Staff

Inside the Tony-nominated revival of the drama from the author of Death of a Salesman and The Crucible.

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Here are our predictions for who will win at the Tony Awards by Jessica Derschowitz

This year’s Tony nominees tell a tale of two (New York) cities: the huge, commercial productions commonly mounted these days on Broadway marquees (like Tootsie and Beetlejuice), and the in…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Sunday, June 2, 2019
Saturday, June 1, 2019

Ready, Set, Tony! All About the 2019 Tony Award Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Play by Kathy Henderson

When the Tony Awards telecast begins on Sunday, June 9, 40 nervous and excited actors will take their seats at Radio City Music Hall, hoping to win Broadway’s biggest prize. Throughout the…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Top London Stage This Week: Mumford & Sons to “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by Mark Beech

London’s music festivals are kicking into gear for the summer. This week’s line-up of stars includes Nas, Bon Iver and Mumford & Sons.Also new for June, the Bridge Theatre follows it…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Audra McDonald and Michael Shannon breathe fresh air into Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune: EW review by Leah Greenblatt

The first thing you learn in Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune: Even Audra McDonald’s orgasms are musical. The classically trained soprano and six-time Tony Award winner enters the …

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Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Annette Bening Talks All My Sons, Parenting, and Finding the Right Character by Dan Meyer

The Tony-nominated performer spoke with CBS Sunday Morning about her Broadway outing as a mother grappling with the fact that her son is M.I.A.

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

25 Days of Tonys: What Was the First Line All My Sons’ Annette Bening Ever Said On a Stage? by Ruthie Fierberg

The two-time Tony nominee shares her first theatrical experience and what make this most recent one so special.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Tony Predictions: 2019 by Wendy Caster

Best MusicalAin’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations Beetlejuice Hadestown The PromTootsie Liz Wollman: Hadestown. Seriously, can we please celebrate a creative team …

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