Saturday, August 1, 2020

The Most Meaningful Shows of 2019 For Me by Broadwayandme

For those of us who write about culture, the holiday season includes making Top 10 lists. But this year, I’ve decided against trying to anoint the best shows I’ve seen or even tallying u…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Hollywood Emmy Nominee Jeremy Pope to Play Sammy Davis Jr. in Scandalous! by Lindsey Sullivan

Fresh off earning his first Emmy nomination for his performance as screenwriter Archie Coleman in Netflix's Hollywood, two-time Tony nominee Jeremy Pope is teaming up with Hollywood and P…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

73rd Annual Tony Awards, Billy Porter, Hugh Jackman Among 2020 Primetime Emmy Nominees by Lindsey Sullivan

Nominations for the 2020 Primetime Emmy Awards were revealed on July 28 by host Leslie Jones and presenters Laverne Cox, Josh Gad and Tatiana Maslany. The list includes some of Broadway's b…

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre Condenses Season, Featuring Choir Boy, Good Night, and Good Luck & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Steppenwolf Theatre Company has announced that its previously scheduled 2020-2021 season is getting a reset in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. It will still include Tarell Alvin McCraney…

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Steppenwolf Moves Forward With Plans for Condensed Season, Including Choir Boy and Stage Adaptation of Good Night, and Good Luck by Ryan McPhee

The Chicago theatre company has virtual and in-person programming lined up for the coming months.

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Monday, June 22, 2020

CHOIR BOY Tony Winner Jason Michael Webb Performs Free Online Concert This Friday

Broadway composer, lyricist, producer, and Tony Award-winning musical director/arranger Jason Michael Webb is the very special guest on this edition of Lied Live Online, a weekly online conc…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Musical of the Month: Curtains: The Creative Team by JK

March's Musical of the Month, Curtains had a top-notch creative team. Each one has an impressive resume of credits and awards. For some, this show marked another step on their continuing cr…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Celebrating Black History Month: Hailey Kilgore Honors 'Epitome of a Legend,' Camille A. Brown by Michael Appler

In honor of Black History Month, asked actors, directors and playwrights to tell us about black theater-makers who inspired them. Stars jumped at the chance to honor those who…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Celebrating Black History Month: Camille A. Brown Honors Three Monumental Black Female Choreographers by Michael Appler

In honor of Black History Month, asked actors, directors and playwrights to tell us about black theater-makers who inspired them. Stars jumped at the chance to honor those who…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

WNET's All Arts to Broadcast Tarell Alvin McCraney Interview of Peter Brook

ALL ARTS will premiere House Seats: In Conversation with Peter Brook, an interview of the legendary artist by the Tony Award-nominated playwright (Choir Boy) and Academy Award-winning screen…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Written in the Stars! Disney Will Launch a New North American Tour of Elton John & Tim Rice’s Aida in 2021 by Ryan Gilbert

Disney Theatrical Productions announced that a new North American tour of Elton John and Tim Rice’s beloved Broadway musical Aida will launch in early 2021. The new tour will premiere at N…

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Monday, January 13, 2020
Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Five Broadway productions nominated for GLAAD Media Awards by Caitlin Huston

GLAAD has nominated five Broadway productions as part of its 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards.  This year’s Broadway nominees, chosen from productions that opened during 2019, are: “Choir…

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Rocketman, Euphoria, Lil Naz X, more land GLAAD Media Award nominations by Nick Romano

Instead of talking about all the room for improvement in pop culture (once again), let’s take a moment to celebrate the strides made in 2019 with LGBTQ representation. On Wednesday, GLAAD …

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Tarell Alvin McCraney’s David Makes Man Series Renewed by Dan Meyer

The OWN series from the Moonlight and Choir Boy writer will return after a critically lauded first season.

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Sunday, December 15, 2019

Look Back at Every Show that Opened on Broadway in 2019 by Marc J. Franklin

From Choir Boy to Jagged Little Pill, how many did you see during the past calendar year?

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Tracy Letts, Jessie Mueller, Armie Hammer & More to Star in The Minutes on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning writer and actor Tracy Letts will lead the cast of his Pulitzer-finalist play The Minutes on Broadway next year. Letts will be joined by Tony winner Jessie Mueller and Golden …

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Friday, September 27, 2019

BWW TV: J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Judy Kuhn, Rebecca Luker & More Get Ready to Cut Loose for Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE!

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway …

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Photo Coverage: Meet the Star-Studded Cast of The Kennedy Center's FOOTLOOSE

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will soon presents the Broadway Center Stage production of Footloose. The cast is led by J. Quinton Johnson (Choir Boy, Hamilton, Broadway …

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Broadway Star Jeremy Pope Will Lead Ryan Murphy's HOLLYWOOD

Deadline reports that 'Choir Boy' and 'Ain't Too Proud' star and Tony nominee Jeremy Pope will star opposite Darren Criss on Netflix's 'Hollywood,' from executive producer Ryan Murphy.

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Platt, Porgy and a Rich Inheritance! 5 Must-Do Events for the Week of September 23 to 29 by Kathy Henderson

From buzzy new plays and the Met Opera’s glittering opening night to a Netflix-and-chill date with Ben Platt, there’s plenty to see and do this week. Get the scoop below on five must-do …

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Theater Review: “Choir Boy” — Musical Grace by Robert Israel

Few of the numbers in Choir Boy fails to astonish. The post Theater Review: “Choir Boy” — Musical Grace appeared first on The Arts Fuse.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Tony Nominee Justin Vivian Bond to Host 2019 Bessie Awards by Adam Hetrick

The ceremony will feature performances by Tony Award-nominated Once On This Island and Choir Boy choreographer Camille A. Brown & Dancers.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

J. Quinton Johnson, Isabelle McCalla, Michael Park & Rebecca Luker to Lead Footloose at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

The Kennedy Center has announced principal casting for its upcoming staging of the beloved 1998 musical Footloose. The previously announced production, directed by original Broadway helmer …

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Friday, August 30, 2019

12 of the Best Ensemble Acting Scenes For All Boys by Performerstuff

12 of the Best Ensemble Acting Scenes For All Boys  Written by Tiffany Wilkie August 28, 2019 It’s competition season. You are probably looking for a powerful scene to feature your…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Douglas Sills & Alexandra Socha to Lead Mack & Mabel, Brian Stokes Mitchell & Kate Baldwin Set for Love Life at Encores! by Andy Lefkowitz

City Center Encores! has announced initial casting for the first two shows of its previously announced 2020 season. Tony nominee Douglas Sills will co-star alongside Alexandra Socha in Mack …

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Monday, August 19, 2019

History-Making Black Female Creative Team Announced for Broadway-Bound Musical Soul Train by Caitlin Moynihan

In honor of the landmark TV show's 50th anniversary, Soul Train is aiming to bow on the Broadway in 2021 and is making history as the first production to have African-American female artists…

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Creative Team Announced For Broadway-Bound SOUL TRAIN; Broadway Premiere Planned For 2021

Tony Award-nominated Producer Matthew Weaver (Rock of Ages) and Jeffrey Tick (former owner of Broadway's Helen Hayes Theater), alongside new general producing partner Richard Gay (5Pack Ente…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Kyle Soller, John Benjamin Hickey, Lois Smith & More to Appear in The Inheritance on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting has been announced for the highly anticipated Broadway transfer of Matthew Lopez's Olivier-winning two-part epic The Inheritance. The previously announced production, directed by Ton…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Michael Genet to Join Broadway's The Prom as Mr. Hawkins; Michael Potts Departs by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated musical The Prom will welcome Broadway veteran Michael Genet to the company in the role of Mr. Hawkins beginning on June 28. He'll replace original cast member Michael …

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Monday, June 17, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Susanna Wolk by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Arif Silverman) Susanna Wolk is a New York based director whose work has been seen at 54 Below, New York Fringe Festival, Access Theatre, Dixon Place, the PIT, The Flea, Theatre Ro…

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