Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part VI: The Americas by JK

With today's entry, we conclude our world tour with the final 10 musicals which all hail from the Western Hemisphere. This batch of classics covers hits, misses, masters of musical theater, …

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Netflix Premiere, Audiences Flock to See American Son by Broadway.com

Christopher Demos-Brown's acclaimed Broadway-debut play, American Son, concluded its run at the Booth Theatre this weekend to strong box office receipts and SRO crowds. In its final week…

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Sunday, January 27, 2019

AMERICAN SON Concludes Limited Broadway Run Today! by BroadwayWorld

American Son, which opened at the Booth Theatre on November 4, will take its final bow today, January 27, following 96 performances and 33 previews. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, fol…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Kerry Washington-Led American Son to Be Filmed for Netflix by Andy Lefkowitz

Christopher Demos-Brown's star-packed Broadway-debut play American Son may be concluding its limited engagement on January 27, but audiences worldwide will soon have the chance to see th…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Paul Emile to Join Ethan Slater in Significant Other Reading at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming staged reading of Joshua Harmon's Significant Other, taking place at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Paul Emile, an alum of Harmon's S…

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Paul-Emile Cendron to Join Ethan Slater in Significant Other Reading at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming staged reading of Joshua Harmon's Significant Other, taking place at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Paul-Emile Cendron, an alum of Harmon…

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Friday, January 4, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Title Songs: 1983 - 1987 by JK

Last year, we began a series of the Best Title Songs From Broadway Shows. Over the next few weeks, we'll finish that up. This week, it's all about the mid-80's. There were so many wonderful …

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“American Son” at Booth Theatre, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Playwright Christopher Demos-Brown’s sensational Broadway debut “American Son” runs through January 27, 2019 at New York’s Booth Theatre.Demos-Brown has made a notable name for himse…

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

Ethan Slater, Isaac Powell & More Set for Reading of Significant Other at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed cast of stars have signed on for a staged reading of Joshua Harmon's acclaimed Broadway play Significant Other at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Daniella Cagg…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

American Son **1/2 by Barry Gordin

TEACHABLE MOMENTS: AMERICAN SON By: Samuel L. Leiter December 6, 2018:  “I don’t get it,” my plus one said as several rows of spectators rose before us in a standing ovation for Ame…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Kristine Nielsen to Join Nathan Lane & Andrea Martin in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus by Andy Lefkowitz

Kristine Nielsen will return to Broadway in 2019, rounding out the cast of Pulitzer finalist Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus. George C. Wolfe will dir…

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

“American Son” at the Booth Theatre by Richard Seff

Christopher Demos-Brown, the author of this new play, was unknown to me, although his more than a dozen earlier works for the stage have been recognized by the Laurents/Hatcher Award and mul…

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Monday, November 5, 2018

See American Son's Steven Pasquale, Kerry Washington & More Step Inside the Broadway.com Portrait Booth by Lindsey Sullivan

Christoper Demos-Brown's American Son officially bowed on Broadway on November 4. Scandal star Kerry Washington and stage and screen fave Steven Pasquale play parents looking for their m…

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American Son Stars Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale and More Celebrate Opening Night on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Christopher Demos-Brown's American Son opened at the Booth Theatre on November 4. The new drama stars Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee. Directed by Kenny L…

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American Son starring Kerry Washington review at Booth Theatre, New York – ‘gripping and impassioned’ by Mark Shenton

The timing could not be more apt for a Broadway theatre to offer a play that puts race at its centre. This

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Photo Coverage: Inside The Opening Night Party For AMERICAN SON by Walter McBride

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opened officially last night, November 4, 2018. BroadwayWorld was there, and you can check o…

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of AMERICAN SON Takes Opening Night Bows by Walter McBride

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, openedofficially last night, November 4, 2018. BroadwayWorld was there, and you can check ou…

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Sunday, November 4, 2018

Kerry Washington Raises Broadway’s ‘American Son’: Review by Greg Evans

Kerry Washington carries the weight of a nation on her back in American Son, and I’m tempted to say this fine actress makes it look easy. But that would be glib and wrong: Easy is nowh…

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Review: ‘American Son’ takes a piercing look at our country by Charles Isherwood

“Everything’s coming apart,” cries Kendra, a distraught mother who’s awaiting news of her missing boy, in “American Son,” an arrestingly topical drama by Christopher Demos-Brown …

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Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think of AMERICAN SON? - Updating Live! by Review Roundups

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opens officially tonight, November 4, 2018.

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BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for AMERICAN SON- Watch Live at 5:45pm! by Tv - Red Carpets

American Son,playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opens officially tonight, November 4, 2018.

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Kerry Washington Brings a New Drama to Broadway with the Opening of American Son by Andy Lefkowitz

The star-packed Broadway premiere of American Son, a new work written by Christopher Demos-Brown, opens at the Booth Theatre on November 4. Tony winner Kenny Leon directs the production, whi…

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Rank the Top 10 Shondaland Stars Who Should Come to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we're challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic to …

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Top New York Stage This Week: Cher Musical, Elton John, Ferryman by Mark Beech

New York has another musical biography in town. “The Cher Show” is starting previews. Three actresses portray the star in a sequined spectacular that follows jukebox tributes to the like…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part II: France, Spain and Portugal by JK

Today we continue our world tour by crossing the English Channel into France. There, we'll get passport stamps for 12 musicals that cover everything from the Atlantic coast to the Riviera, t…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

A First Look at American Son on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale, is set to open at the Booth Theatre November 4.

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

Ntozake Shange, Trailblazing Playwright of For Colored Girls..., Dies at 70 by Andy Lefkowitz

Ntozake Shange, a celebrated poet and playwright who made her mark on Broadway with the Tony-nominated For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf, died on October…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Ferryman” Opens to Raves; Cher Musical on Way by Mark Beech

“The Ferryman” has just opened on Broadway to rave reviews. The Jez Butterworth play is the biggest highlight of New York’s performing-arts scene this week. It won unanimous five-star …

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Daniel Radcliffe, Justin Timberlake, Fringe Festival by Mark Beech

Daniel Radcliffe stars in “The Lifespan of a Fact,” which has just opened. It is one of the highlights of performing arts in New York this week. Justin Timberlake is at Madison Square Ga…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Throwback Thursday: Once on This Island's Broadway Premiere by Hannah Vine

The original production opened October 18, 1990, at the Booth Theatre.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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