Sunday, September 8, 2019

Torch Song review – pioneering gay drama still packs a punch by Michael Billington

Turbine, LondonMatthew Needham stars with tremulous assurance as the witty, sharp-tongued drag queen of Harvey Fierstein’s 70s drama Theatre seems one of our crazy nation’s few growth in…

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Friday, August 30, 2019

What Is It Like to Own a Broadway Theatre? by Ruthie Fierberg

In Martin Markinson’s new memoir Come On Along and Listen to My Life in Theatre, the owner of the Little Theatre turned Helen Hayes spills details of his 40-year theatre career.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Photo Coverage: WEST SIDE STORY Marquee Goes Live on Broadway

Something great is coming! The classic Leonard Bernstein musical West Side Story is making its return to Broadway this winter directed by Ivo van Hove. We've got a first look at the mar…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Ensemble Studio Theatre Sets Season of New Plays by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Off Broadway theatre will produce works by Catya McMullen and Brittany K. Allen.

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

King Kong Celebrates 300 Performances on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The mega-musical opened November 8 at the Broadway Theatre.

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Wednesday, July 31, 2019

See Christiani Pitts & the Cast of King Kong Celebrate 300 Performances on Broadway by Broadway.com

King Kong celebrated 300 Broadway performances on July 31. Stars Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris and Erik Lochtefeld bowed with the amazing puppeteering team behind the larger-than-li…

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WATCH: Broadway 101—What Is a Broadway Theatre? by Roberto Araujo

Join guest host Jelani Remy and learn what makes a theatre a Broadway house.

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Dallas Summer Musicals – Vice President of Development by Artsjournal

Dallas Summer Musicals, the preeminent nonprofit presenter of Broadway theatre in North Texas, seeks a dynamic Vice President of Development to lead its fund raising program.

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Tickets Are Now on Sale for Ivo van Hove's New Broadway Staging of West Side Story by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of West Side Story from Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove and internationally acclaimed choreographer Anne Teresa De Kee…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Ivo van Hove's West Side Story to Star Isaac Powell, Shereen Pimentel, Amar Ramasar & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of West Side Story from Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove and internationally acclaimed choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker…

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Ready To Rumble: West Side Story Broadway Cast Announced by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

It is no secret that audiences are looking forward to West Side Story in the coming year, whether its Steven Spielberg’s forthcoming big-screen version or the upcoming Broadway revival sch…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

King Kong Will End Its Broadway Reign by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical King Kong has scheduled a closing date of August 18 at the Broadway Theatre. The show began previews on October 5, 2018 and officially opened on November 8. By closing, King…

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Breaking: KING KONG Will Close on Broadway This Summer

The award-winning new musical King Kong will play its final Broadway performance on August 18, 2019 following 324 performances and 29 previews at the Broadway Theatre.

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‘King Kong’ to close on Aug. 18 by Caitlin Huston

“King Kong” will play its final performance on Aug. 18. The musical, produced by Carmen Pavlovic and Roy Furman, will have played 324 performances and 29 previews at the time of closing.…

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King Kong Musical Sets Closing Date on Broadway by Adam Hetrick

The musical, featuring a 20-foot-high, 2,000-pound, puppeteer-operated gorilla as its star, opened at the Broadway Theatre in November last year.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

VIDEO: Get to Know the Voice Behind KING KONG

The company of King Kong is bringing the show's larger-than-life puppet to the stage eight times a week at the Broadway Theatre, including Jon Hoche, who voices the gorilla live each night f…

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Public Theater to Present ‘For Colored Girls’ and ‘Soft Power’ by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Broadway theatre will present the new David Henry Hwang/Jeanine Tesori musical and a world premiere by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah.

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Sunday, June 2, 2019

Jackie Sibblies Drury’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning Fairview Begins Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

Theatre for a New Audience presents an encore run of the acclaimed Soho Rep. production at the Polonsky Shakespeare Center.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Atlantic Season to Include Sarah Silverman Musical and New Guirgis Play by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Broadway theatre will present a new musical based on Silverman's memoir, along with world premieres from Stephen Adly Guirgis and Jack Thorne.

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Diana Oh, Jesse Eisenberg, Halley Feiffer, Samuel D. Hunter, and More to Return to Rattlestick for Alumni Jam by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre's summer programming also includes another season of New Songs Now, TheaterJam, Pride Plays, and more.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Irish Rep's Summer Season to Feature Songs and Letters of Noël Coward Plus Elaine Murphy's Little Gem by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre announces its July–August programming.

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Warner Chappell Music Signs Worldwide Publishing Deal With Tony-Nominated Eddie Perfect by BroadwayWorld

Warner Chappell Music WCM today announced that it has signed a worldwide publishing agreement with Australian multi-hyphenate Eddie Perfect. The songwriter's work recently made its Broadway …

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Clubbed Thumb: The East Village theatre company giving writers a launchpad to Broadway by Nicole Serratore

The Off-Off-Broadway theatre has provided a testing ground for a string of plays that have hit the Great White Way. Artistic director

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Kate Hamill and Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm Adapting Dracula and Frankenstein at CSC by Olivia Clement

The two Gothic dramas will run in repertory at the Off-Broadway theatre in 2020.

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Playwrights Realm to Make Rehearsals More Parent/Child-Friendly by American Theatre Editors

The Off-Broadway theatre has launched its Radical Parent-Inclusion Project, which will include free childcare for its artists and shorter work days for parents.

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Selladoor’s revamped Peterborough New Theatre appoints Richie Ross as director by Georgia Snow

Selladoor Worldwide has appointed Richie Ross to lead the former Broadway Theatre in Peterborough when it relaunches later this year. Selladoor, which

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Meet The Artists Radically Transforming Broadway Theatre by Artsjournal

“In recent years, the dam between uptown and downtown has started to spring a leak or two—and this season, the floodgates have opened. A rush of new productions written and directed by a…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Playwrights Realm Unveils 2019–2020 Season by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will also pilot the Radical Parent-Inclusion Project through its production of Anna Moench’s The Mothers.

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Vineyard's 2019–2020 Season to Feature New Works by Tina Satter and Antoinette Nwandu by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will kick off its programming with Satter's Is This a Room, followed by the world premiere of Tuvalu Or, The Saddest Song.

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