Thursday, January 21, 2021

Wake Up With BWW 1/21: Inauguration Festivities Featured Lin-Manuel Miranda, Betty Buckley, Laura Benanti, and Many More!

Today's top stories: videos from last night's inauguration festivities, which included Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lady Gaga, Laura Benanti, Keala Settle, Betty Buckley, Ruthie Ann Miles, Jessi…

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Rachel Zegler, Ruthie Ann Miles, & Jo Lampert Join Reading Of NEWTON'S CRADLE: A GHOST STORY

The Saunders Collective presents a virtual closed reading of the new musical Newton's Cradle: A Ghost Story, written by Heath Saunders and Kim Saunders.

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VIDEO Special: Broadway Celebrates the Legacy of the Late, Great Ann Reinking

Just last month, Broadway lost one of its brightest stars in Ann Reinking, who sadly passed away at the age of 71. Ann, or Annie and she was called by those closest to her, leaves behind a…

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Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, January 19- with an Ann Reinking Tribute and More!

Today (January 19) in live streaming: an Ann Reinking tribute, Game Night on Stars in the House, and more!

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Sunday, January 17, 2021

Edna Wallace (Hopper): The Eternal Flapper by Trav S.D.

Applause this morning for American stage star Edna Wallace Hopper (Edna Margaret Augusta Wallace, 1872-1959). The San Francisco native started out in vaudeville and with stock companies, ori…

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Thursday, 1/28 @ 2:00 pm EST/7:00 pm UK Harold Sanditen’s Open Mic Party by Cabaret Hotspot!

Harold Sanditen’s Open Mic Party – Live on Zoom (End the) January Blues Party! Thursday, January 28th @ 2:0o pm EST / 7:00 pm UK Time STARRING: Carly Ozard, Bounder & Cad, Barb Jungr…

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Sunday, 1/31 @ 7:00 pm Ann Hampton Callaway in “Cinematic Serenade” by Cabaret Hotspot!

ANN HAMPTON CALLAWAY’S “CINEMATIC SERENADE” Sunday January 31 @ 7:00 PM ET Information and tickets:  (A Zoom link for the show wi…

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Thursday, January 14, 2021
Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Ann Harada, George Salazar, Gabi Campo and More to Take Part in AN EVENING OF HOPE Virtual Cabaret Fundraiser

'An Evening of Hope: Offerings for the Future of Theatre'', a one night virtual cabaret and fundraiser for The Actors' Fund, will stream live on Broadway on Demand on Thursday January 21st, …

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Mark O'Rowe's The Approach to Stream Live From Dublin by Andrew Gans

St. Ann’s Warehouse, Landmark Productions, and Project Arts Centre present the virtual production.

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This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 January 10, 1947: Finian's Rainbow, the Lane/Harburg classic opened at the 46th Street Theatre, going on to w…

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Friday, January 8, 2021

Fearless Nadia: Indian Action Star of the ’30s by Trav S.D.

A few words today about a cool figure from Indian cinema today, my first post out of over 6,000 to visit that topic. It concerns Indian film star Fearless Nadia (Mary Ann Evans, 1908-1996). …

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

BroadwayHD Kicks-Off 2021 by Barry Gordin

Dazzling and diverse new titles debuting in January include the comedy hit,  Peter Pan Goes Wrong from Mischief Theater, Sam Harris’ Ham and Rogers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella. …

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

In the News: Watch RANGE's 6-Minute Six Tribute, Lena Hall and Michael C. Hall to Salute David Bowie, More by Talaura Harms

Plus: Michael Urie, Ann Harada, and more have been tapped for the new play Smithtown.

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Michael Urie, Ann Harada to Star in Virtual Production of New Play Smithtown

The show will be presented this February.

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The Homebound Project Will Return With Dylan Baker, Becky Ann Baker, Cristin Milioti, Babak Tafti, More by Andrew Gans

Expect new works by Lucy Thurber, David Lindsay-Abaire, Catya McMullen, Bekah Brunstetter, Colette Robert, Julissa Contreras, and other playwrights.

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Michael Urie, Ann Harada, Colby Lewis and Constance Shulman Star in Virtual Production of New Play SMITHTOWN

The Studios of Key West will present a virtual production of the powerful and timely new play SMITHTOWN, written by Drew Larimore and directed by Stephen Kitsakos, Studios of Key West Artist…

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

‘Atmospheric & absorbing short drama’: THAT DINNER OF ’67 – BBC Radio 4 by Maryam Philpott

With director Stanley Kramer’s making of the groundbreaking film Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner as its subject matter, Tracy-Ann Oberman and David Spicer’s new radio drama has a compelli…

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Friday, January 1, 2021

Theater 2020: Only the Best by JK

In an effort to start the new year with nothing but positivity, we decided to think about all the great theater and theater-related things we appreciated in the year just past. These are in …

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Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Dawn Wells, Mary Ann on ‘Gilligan’s Island,’ Dies at 82 by Anita Gates

Her character on the hit 1960s sitcom radiated all-American wholesomeness and a youthful charm. After her TV career cooled down, she focused on theater acting.

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It's Game Night on Stars in the House With Rosie O'Donnell, Ann Harada, Kevin Chamberlin, More December 30 by Andrew Gans

Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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VIDEO: It's Game Night on Stars in the House- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues tonight (8pm) for a game night/ Seussical reunion with Rosie O'Donnell, Janine LaManna, Kevin Chamberlin, Ann Harada and more!

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Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Stageworthy - Best of Stage 2020

We know. It's been a year. And a devastating year for live performing arts. None which need reminding.  Still, there were some shining moments before the world shut down. I managed to see 3…

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Saturday, December 26, 2020

10 Spots of Theatrical Joy in a Dire Year by Broadwayandme

This is the time of year when people like me create lists that tout the best things we’ve experienced in the areas of interest we followed over the last 12 months. But it’s hard to put t…

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Friday, December 25, 2020

Remembering Two Great Talents: Ann Reinking and Rebecca Luker by Barry Gordin

From Associated Press and other sources. Compiled and notated by Ellis Nassour December 24, 2020: This is a year which could not have been sadder: more than 335,000 deaths from COVID-19.…

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Wednesday, December 23, 2020

Ann Reinking, Vaudevillian From the Heavens by American Theatre Editors

Though she seemed more than mere mortal, her life was defined by human connection.

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Watch Lea Salonga, LaChanze & More Offer a Beautiful Rendition of 'The Human Heart' by Lindsey Sullivan

Six Broadway stars—Andréa Burns, Mandy Gonzalez, Hailey Kilgore, LaChanze, Ruthie Ann Miles and Lea Salonga—joined forces for a gorgeous performance of "The Human Heart" from Lynn Ahren…

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VIDEO: Andréa Burns, Mandy Gonzalez, Hailey Kilgore, LaChanze, Ruthie Ann Miles and Lea Salonga Sing 'The Human Heart'

The Actors Fund today announced the release of “The Human Heart” video to raise funds for their programs and services. The video features Andréa Burns, Mandy Gonzalez, Hailey Kilgore, …

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Monday, December 21, 2020

Ann Dowd Will Star in a Virtual Reading of A Doll’s House, Part 2 by Dan Meyer

The Emmy winner will be joined by her family to perform the Lucas Hnath play.

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Sunday, December 20, 2020

Ann Reinking obituary by Michael Coveney

Broadway dance star who was one of the greatest exponents of Bob Fosse’s choreographyBroadway show girls call it a layback: balancing on one foot, the other leg shoots up through 180 degre…

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