Thursday, March 4, 2021

At This Performance: Jordan Dobson and Mia Pinero in West Side Story by JK

At This Performance: Jordan Dobson & Mia Pinero in West Side Story The last time I was in a Broadway theater, literally, was January 26, 2020. Ironically, it was the Broadway Theatre…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

NY Reopening? New Guidelines Begin to Pave the Way by American Theatre Editors

The governor's plans allow the return of limited-capacity indoor performances starting in April, including one at a Broadway theatre.

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Friday, February 26, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man Lands Broadway Theatre by Dan Meyer

Steve H. Broadnax III will direct the play by Keenan Scott II.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

John Cort: From Box Houses to Broadway by Trav S.D.

People name places after particular human beings so that they will be remembered. And then what happens? We forget them anyway. Broadway theatre lovers have no doubt been in the Cort Theatre…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

Broadway Advocacy Coalition Offers Open Dialogue With Industry Leaders by Natalyn

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) will hold their “What Now” forum on Monday, February 15th at 6 pm EST. The forum will discuss what’s next in the continued fight for equality and …

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Broadway Advocacy Coalition Announces Panelists for “What Now” Forum by Broadway Direct

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) announces the roster of panelists for Part I of its next #BwayforBLM Forum What Now will include Jeanine Tesori, Rachel Chavkin, Kate Shindle, Warren Ad…

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Kate Shindle, Jeanine Tesori, Brandon Michael Nase and More Announced as Panelists for #BwayforBLM Forum WHAT NOW

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition has announced the roster of panelists for Part I of its next #BwayforBLM Forum What Now will include Jeanine Tesori, Rachel Chavkin, Kate Shindle, Warren Ada…

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Friday, January 29, 2021

What does Auditioning in 2021 Look Like? by The Ensemblist

by Mason Derreck Lewis …

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 3 - 9 by JK

With everything still pretty much on hold theater-wise, we thought the new year might be a great time to do a content overhaul here on JKTS. When things get going (hopefully soon!), we will,…

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Saturday, December 19, 2020
Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Meet Daniel Hunalp – Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dance Instructor by Performerstuff

Meet Daniel Hunalp – Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dance Instructor Written by: Mark Pawsey December 15, 2020 Performer Stuff Academy Tap Dancer, Daniel Hunalp, will guide, inspire and…

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Saturday, December 5, 2020

Months After Inequity Reckoning, Flea Theater Discontinues The Bats and Other Resident Artist Groups by Ryan McPhee

In June, the Off-Off-Broadway theatre said it would commit to paying its artists for future programming. Now, it’s unclear what that programming might be.

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Celebrate the Original Broadway Production of The Color Purple by Marc J. Franklin

The musical opened at the Broadway Theatre December 1, 2005.

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Friday, November 20, 2020

Virtual Production of Atlantic Theater Company's She Persisted, The Musical Now Available for Streaming by Logan Culwell-Block

Based on Chelsea Clinton's best-selling book, this family musical was part of the Off-Broadway theatre company's Atlantic for Kids series earlier this year.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Signature's 2021–2022 Season Will Feature Premieres From Dominique Morisseau, Annie Baker, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, More by Andrew Gans

Also on the schedule for the Off-Broadway theatre company: works by Anna Deavere Smith and Samuel D. Hunter.

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Monday, October 26, 2020

After 46 Years and 217 Productions, Westchester Broadway Theatre Has Closed

The dinner theater shut down in March after all live performances were canceled.

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Famed NYC-Area Westchester Broadway Theatre Closes Doors Permanently by Logan Culwell-Block

Over 46 years of operation, the dinner theatre saw performances from Carolee Carmello, Will Swenson, Faith Prince, Robert Cuccioli, and more.

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Celebrate More Than 40 Years of Broadway's Evita by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, starring Patti LuPone and Mandy Patinkin, opened at the Broadway Theatre September 25, 1979.

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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Becca Blackwell, Shayok Misha Chowdhury, Jillian Walker, More Hired to Create New Works at SoHo Rep by Dan Meyer

The Off-Broadway theatre also announced plans for the 2021-2022 season and the appointment of Amber Tamblyn to its board.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

BWW Prompts: Which Broadway Theater Would You Want A Personal Tour Of?

Today we asked our readers to reveal which Broadway theatre they'd want a personal tour of!

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

2020 Tony Awards eligibility criteria has been announced by Sean McLoughlin

With the coronavirus pandemic putting New York’s Broadway theatre district into the deep freeze, the 2019-2020 award season has had

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Friday, August 28, 2020

Aaron Roman Weiner Named New Artistic Director of LAByrinth Theater Company by Andrew Gans

The Off-Broadway theatre company has also released a new PSA, titled A Brief History of White Supremacy.

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Some Must See Shows for the Spring Season by Broadwayandme

The best preview for the spring 2020 theater season I’ve seen was the one that my friend and fellow theater junkie Howard Sherman posted on his Facebook page a couple of weeks ago: I c…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Chief Of Leading Off-Broadway Theatre Will Resign To Make Way For BIPOC Leadership by Artsjournal1

“William Carden, who has been the artistic director of Off-Broadway’s Ensemble Studio Theatre since 2007, will step down from his position. A member of EST since 1978, Carden will contin…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Broadway Theatre Have You Seen? by Marc J. Franklin

Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the venue.

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Thursday, July 2, 2020

Check Out The Public Theater's 2020–2022 Emerging Writers Group by Olivia Clement

Selected from over 500 applicants, the 10 playwrights will be in residence at the Off-Broadway theatre for two years.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020

The Flea Announces Production Pause to 'Reflect on Misalignment of Values'

Off Broadway theatre company The Flea has just announced that it will pause production activity to 'to transform [their] institutional culture and producing model.'

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Resident Artists at The Flea Speak Out About Racism and Culture of Intimidation and Fear by Olivia Clement

In a statement, leadership of the Off-Off-Broadway theatre company has accepted full responsibility and pledged to transform the institution.

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Monday, June 15, 2020

BroadwayWorld Seeks NYC Based Broadway Theatre Critic With Unique & Diverse Voice

BroadwayWorld is seeking a New York theatre critic with unique and diverse voices to join our team. The writer would head up a weekly column covering current trends, news, and events in the …

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Friday, June 5, 2020

How Have Off-Broadway Theatre Companies Responded to Black Lives Matter? by Olivia Clement

A list of the official responses from Off-Broadway organizations, as well as the actionable next steps they've outlined.

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