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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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Call Answered: Randy Sharp: Axis Theatre Company's Founder/Artistic Director + "Last Man Club" by Adam Rothenberg

After featuring Emily Kratter on “Call Me Adam,” I have gotten to know a bit more about Off-Broadway’s Axis Theatre Company. Now, in their 20th Anniversary Season, it is a real honor t…

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Ryan Seacrest Goes Behind-the-Scenes With Broadway’s King Kong by Ruthie Fierberg

Watch the host voice Kong—and then ride the giant puppet from the Broadway Theatre.

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Saturday, May 11, 2019

Fun Facts About All 41 Broadway Theatres by BroadwayWorld

What makes a Broadway theatre Technicallyany venue with 500 seats or more, located along Broadway in New York City's Theatre District is a Broadway theatre, and the art that is produced in t…

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Go Inside the 2019 Vineyard Theatre Gala Honoring Colman Domingo by Marc J. Franklin

The Off-Broadway theatre company's annual gala celebrated the Tony nominee at the Edison Ballroom May 4

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Which Off-Broadway Theatre Company Has Completed 33 of 38 Shakespeare Plays? by Olivia Clement

Theatre For a New Audience (TFANA) is on a mission to produce the next generation of groundbreaking theatremakers.

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Be More Chill, What the Constitution Means to Me, and More Among 2019 Off-Broadway Alliance Awards by Olivia Clement

The winners of the awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit Off-Broadway theatre, will be announced May 22.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: King Kong Inches In with Best Numbers of 2019 by

The team behind King Kong has reason to boast, as a slew of audience members filled the Broadway Theatre this past week to experience the one-of-a-kind musical. Thanks to the holiday weeken…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

#TBT: The 1957 OBCR of West Side Story by JK

With the recent announcement of casting the Sharks and Jets for the film re-make of West Side Story, I was inspired to revisit the original Broadway cast recording. I especially love the re-…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

17 Border Crossings Opens at NYTW April 15 by Olivia Clement

Thaddeus Phillips returns to the Off-Broadway theatre with a solo play about the lines and barriers that divide the world.

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KING KONG Releases Tickets Through January 12 by BroadwayWorld

A new block of tickets has been released for Broadway's King Kong. Now on sale through January 12, 2020, King Kong is playing at the Broadway Theatre where it opened on Thursday, November 8 …

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Look Back at Eartha Kitt in Shinbone Alley on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, a musical adaptation of Don Marquis’ Archy and Mehitabel stories, opened at the Broadway Theatre April 13, 1957.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Tina—The Tina Turner Musical Sets Broadway Theatre and Dates by Ryan McPhee

Adrienne Warren will reprise her Olivier-nominated performance as the music icon this fall.

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Thaddeus Phillips’ 17 Border Crossings Begins at NYTW by Olivia Clement

Phillips returns to the Off-Broadway theatre with a solo play about the lines and barriers that divide the world.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Go Inside Soho Rep’s 2019 Spring Fête by Marc J. Franklin

The Off-Broadway theatre company celebrated its annual gala, hosted by Fairview’s MaYaa Boateng, at Tribeca Rooftop April 8.

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Irish Rep to Honor Bill Clinton at 30th Anniversary Gala by Olivia Clement

The Off-Broadway theatre will honor the former president for his work on the historic Good Friday Agreement.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Happy Tenth Birthday to Travalanche As You Know It! by Trav S.D.

Huzzah and Many Happy Returns of the Day! Today marks the 10th anniversary of my Stars of Vaudeville series, which is effectively the 10th anniversary of Travalanche. I had actually launched…

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