Friday, January 21, 2022

What Broadway's Front-of-House Staffers Want Audiences to Know - Theatre's frontline workers on what it's like navigating the pandemic by Raven Snook

Theatre's frontline workers on what it's like navigating the pandemic Over the 2021 holidays, as the omicron surge wreaked havoc in theatres on Broadway and beyond, understudies and swings w…

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Thursday, January 13, 2022

New Broadway Theatre to be Constructed in NYC's Theatre District

Big Dreamer Productions has announced it has joined forces with film producer, Blue Heron Films to create The Immersive Arts Fund. The joint $150 million fund will result in the creation o…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:45PM
Monday, January 10, 2022

Save the Date! A Guide to Upcoming Broadway Shows by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway is officially back and there are many exciting productions making their way to the stage in the coming months. Here's the need-to-know information on this year's Broadway-bound pla…

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Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Irish Rep Announces In-Person and Digital Programming for 2022 by Dan Meyer

The Off-Broadway theatre company will present A Touch of the Poet, Made By God, and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:32AM
Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Claybourne Elder Reunites With Mystery Man Who Paid For His Broadway Tickets 15 Years Ago

Claybourne Elder, who is currently starring in Company on Broadway, took to Instagram to share a story of kind-heartedness he experienced in a Broadway theatre when he was a member of the au…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:39AM
Friday, December 31, 2021

Ep181 – 2021 End of Year Wrap-Up with Ayanna Prescod by Automatic Episode Import

We've successfully completed yet another year around the sun (sorry flat Earthers, the truth hurts), this time with only about 4 months of Broadway theatre to talk about, and we're already s…

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Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Sad! This Dancer Didn’t Post About Her Class at BDC and Now She’s Been Exiled by Broadway Beat

by Emily Jones. @ejonesy__. NEW YORK, NY – Aspiring Broadway theatre actor Annie Shepherd has been exiled from the theatrical community...

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Thursday, December 9, 2021

New Stage Version of The Little Prince to Bow on Broadway Next Year by Caitlin Moynihan

Get ready for a new high-flying adventure! The Little Prince, a new stage show based on the 1942 book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, will bow on Broadway next year. The new stage production, …

SOURCE: at 11:24AM

‘The Little Prince’ to play the Broadway Theatre this spring by Caitlin Huston

A stage production of “The Little Prince” will play the Broadway Theatre this spring. The production, which features dance, acrobatics and video, has previously played Paris, Sydney and …

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‘The Little Prince’ Musical Sets Spring 2022 Broadway Opening by Greg Evans

Following sold-out runs in Paris, Sydney, and Dubai, a stage musical adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince will arrive on Broadway this spring, with performances set …

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:46AM

The Little Prince Stage Adaptation Heads to Broadway by Andrew Gans

The production will open at the Broadway Theatre in spring 2022 following productions in Paris, Sydney, and Dubai.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

A Chorus Line review – a thrilling combination of sharp moves and snappy tunes by Chris Wiegand

Curve, LeicesterA gifted company has the chops to do the 1975 New York musical proud, saluting an imperilled industry with an irresistible revival ‘I’m a dancer: a dancer dances,” says…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 08:06PM
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

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

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

SOURCE: Playbill at 06:00AM
Friday, November 26, 2021

Stephen Sondheim: master craftsman who reinvented the musical dies aged 91 by Chris Wiegand

Scoring his first big hit with West Side Story at 27, the US composer and lyricist raised the art form’s status with moving and funny masterpieces including Follies and Company Stephen Son…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:06PM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

‘Commendably, it never descends into cliché’: STRAIGHT WHITE MEN – Southwark Playhouse ★★★ by Alun Hood

A long-standing darling of the avant-garde downtown Off-Broadway theatre scene where she has her own company, Young Jean Lee is known for creating plays that are punchy, free-form and advent…

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Saturday, October 9, 2021

Six by Richard Seff

Here we have it, an early offering after the Pandemic drought, a new musical playing eight performances a week in a Broadway theatre. That in itself  is big news since the theatre district …

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Friday, October 8, 2021

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend October 8-11 - See the Rita Moreno doc, Justin Guarini and Bonnie Milligan in live concerts and mo by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this holiday weekend, Friday…

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Thursday, September 30, 2021

New York Innovative Theatre Awards Honor Indie Stage Heroes by Veronica Maldonado

This year's awards celebrate folks who have helped keep Off-Off-Broadway theatre afloat through the pandemic lockdown.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:25AM
Wednesday, September 29, 2021

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend October 1-3 - See the star-studded Kennedy Center at 50 concert, 'Diana: The Musical' and more by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Octobe…

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Saturday, September 25, 2021

Photos: American Theatre Wing Gifts Theatre Sketches to 2021 Tony Nominees

To help commemorate 2021 Tony Award nominees and celebrate their ongoing contributions to our community, American Theatre Wing presented nominees with a limited-edition gift set of 41 unique…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24PM
Friday, September 24, 2021

Student Blogs This Week - Watching COME FROM AWAY, the International Student Experience, Seeing SIX, and More!

Our student bloggers write about how they're coping with the current global health crisis, give insight on their school's performing arts programs, share their opinions on the latest theater…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:49PM
Thursday, September 23, 2021

The Tony Awards and More to Watch Online This Weekend September 24-26 - See the 2020 Tonys and the 'Broadway's Back!' concert, a new play by Kate Hami by Raven Snook

In-person theatre is back in NYC, both on Broadway and beyond. But there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, Septem…

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Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Cast Set for What to Send Up When It Goes Down at Playwrights Horizons by Dan Meyer

Aleshea Harris’ work begins September 24 at the Off-Broadway theatre after a run at BAM earlier this year.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:27PM
Monday, August 23, 2021

Stars from West End Stage Read “Broadway Baby,” Celebrating London Theatre Kids Week by Alexander Fatouros

Lionizing the vitalness of theatre and creativity, a star-studded virtual reading of a new illustrated children’s book, Broadway Baby is underway. Written by legendary UK West End and Broa…

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Friday, August 13, 2021

The Tony Awards Return by Barry Gordin

74th Tony Awards Return Live at The Winter Garden Theatre August 11, 2021: The American Theatre Wing’s 74th Annual Tony Awards, presented by The Broadway League and The American Theatre…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:25AM
Thursday, August 12, 2021

2020 Tony Awards by Sandi Durell

The American Theatre Wing’s 74th Annual Tony Awards-presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing-will be held on the evening of Sunday, September 26, 2021 at the Winter G…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:10AM
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Tony Awards to take place at the Winter Garden Theatre by Caitlin Huston

The 2019-2020 Tony Awards will be held at the Winter Garden Theatre this September in front of an audience. The Tony Awards will also host a viewing party, including live entertainment and h…

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Beanie Feldstein To Star As Fanny Brice In First Broadway Revival Of ‘Funny Girl’ by Patrick Hipes

Booksmart star Beanie Feldstein has been set to star as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl, which will serve as the first Broadway revival of the iconic musical that premiered in 1964 with Barbra Str…

SOURCE: Deadline at 01:07PM
Monday, August 9, 2021

Ivo van Hove's West Side Story Revival Will Not Return to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The latest revival of West Side Story, directed by Tony winner Ivo van Hove and choreographed by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, will not reopen on Broadway. The production began previews on…

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Ivo van Hove's Revival of West Side Story Will Not Reopen on Broadway by Andrew Gans

The production, produced by Scott Rudin, opened at the Broadway Theatre in February 2020.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:47PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Look Back at the All-Black 1976 Revival of Guys and Dolls On Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, featuring Motown musical arrangements, opened at the Broadway Theatre July 21, 1976.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM

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