Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Watch Tony Winner Ali Stroker Talk About Her Book The Chance to Fly and More by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with Ali Stroker, who made history with her 2019 Tony win for her performance in Oklahoma! Stroker joined Emmy-winning anchor T…

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Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  May 4, 2008: Boeing Boeing landed at the Longacre Theatre for 279 performances with an all-star cast including Mark R…

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Sunday, May 2, 2021

Look Back at The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical comedy opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre May 2, 2005.

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Tuesday, April 27, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 27, 1986: Hey, big spender! The Bob Fosse directed revival of Sweet Charity starring Debbie Allen opened at…

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Monday, April 19, 2021

Something So Sublime! 6 Fun Home "Changing My Major" Covers

Six years ago on April 19, 2015, the Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori musical Fun Home, directed by Sam Gold, officially opened at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre.

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Celebrate the 6th Anniversary of Fun Home on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, adapted from Alison Bechdel’s autobiographical graphic novel, opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre April 19, 2015.

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

Review: Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill by Frank

Audra McDonald in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill (©Evgenia Eliseeva) Audra McDonald doesn’t look or sound anything like Billie Holiday. So it’s a credit to the five-time Ton…

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Broadway Who's Who: Paul Tazewell by JK

Chances are you've seen his work, even if you don't recognize Paul Tazewell's name. With a Broadway career that began with 1996's Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk and continues through …

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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 2 - 8 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 Bus Stop March 2, 1955: The new William Inge play, Bus Stop, opens at the Music Box, and stars Kim Stanley and Ela…

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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Douglas Turner Ward, Co-Founder of the Celebrated Negro Ensemble Company, Dies at 90 by Caitlin Moynihan

Douglas Turner Ward, an acclaimed leader in Black theater and co-founder of the Negro Ensemble Company, died on February 20 in his Manhattan home, according toThe New York Times. He was 90.…

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Thursday, December 3, 2020

We Dance: Celebrating the 2017 Revival of Once On This Island on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony Award-winning production opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre December 3, 2017.

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Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Ms. Broadway November 2020: Girl From the North Country's Luba Mason by JK

Due to some technical issues throughout November, we're going to do a little catch up this week. Thank you, 2020. I first saw Luba Mason, current star of Girl From the North Country, in Th…

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Saturday, November 7, 2020

Take a Look Back at the 2011 Broadway Revival of Godspell by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Hunter Parrish, Lindsay Mendez, and more, opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre November 7, 2011.

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Monday, October 12, 2020

American Buffalo Stage Manager Samantha Watson on Darren Criss' Shutdown Day Serenade & More by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Saturday, August 29, 2020

Call Redialed: NEW Telly Leung Interview: Broadway Actor, GLEE, Bristol Riverside Theatre's Summer Fest 2020 by Adam Rothenberg

I always love interviewing Telly Leung, so I was thrilled he was available for this new interview during Broadway’s shutdown. I have enjoyed seeing Telly on Broadway, TV, and in concert. …

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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Circle in the Square 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, June 25, 2020

American Buffalo Revival Announces New Dates for Spring 2021 by Broadway.com

The new Broadway staging of David Mamet's three-hander American Buffalo will begin previews on March 22, 2021 and officially open on April 14, exactly one year after its previously scheduled…

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American Buffalo to Open on Broadway in April 2021 by Broadway Direct

The coronavirus pandemic has shaken up the Broadway industry this year. The producers of American Buffalo have announced that this production, written by David Mamet and directed by Neil Pep…

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Breaking: AMERICAN BUFFALO Will Now Open in Spring 2021

American Buffalo, written by David Mamet and directed by Neil Pepe, will officially open at the Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W 50th Street) on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, exactly one yea…

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‘American Buffalo,’ ‘The Minutes’ move Broadway dates to spring 2021 by Caitlin Huston

“American Buffalo” and “The Minutes” have rescheduled their Broadway dates to spring 2021. The two plays, lead produced by Jeffrey Richards, were originally intended to open on Broad…

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Tracy Letts' The Minutes and David Mamet's American Buffalo Plan to Open on Broadway in Spring 2021 by Andrew Gans

The Minutes will return to the Cort Theatre, and American Buffalo will play Circle in the Square.

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Revisit Productions That Have Called Broadway's Circle in the Square Home by Playbill Staff

While audiences wait for Broadway to reopen, check out some of the shows that have been seen in the round there.

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My Circle in the Square by Darryl Reilly

“Romeo and Juliet” at this unique theater was the first Broadway show I saw. Rex Harrison, George C. Scott and Brian Bedford were also memorable there. The post My Circle in the Squar…

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Sunday, April 19, 2020

Celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Fun Home on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, adapted from Alison Bechdel’s autobiographical graphic novel, opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre April 19, 2015.

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Look Back at Audra McDonald in Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill by Marc J. Franklin

The play with music, based on the events surrounding one of Billie Holliday’s last performances, opened at the Circle in the Square Theatre April 13, 2014.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

More Covid-19 Theater Updates by Laurenyarger

MORE BREAKING CORONAVIRUS-RELATED NEWS:😷The 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony originally scheduled for Monday evening, June 1, 2020 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Circle in the Square …

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76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony Will Be Moved to the Fall by Andy Lefkowitz

New York theater's rising stars will wait longer than usual to be toasted by this year's Theatre World Awards. The 76th Annual ceremony toasting outstanding Broadway and off-Broadway debuts …

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The Theatre World Awards Ceremony Has Been Postponed

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors, Dale Badway, President, has announced, today, the 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony originally scheduled for Monday evening, June 1, 2020…

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Up on the Marquee: AMERICAN BUFFALO Returns to Broadway

Rehearsals are underway for the Broadway revival of David Mamet's American Buffalo, which begins previews on March 24, 2020 with an official opening on April 14, 2020 at the Circle in the Sq…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Ryan O'Connor by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Ryan Carpender) Ryan O’Connor is a self-described bon vivant, working successfully in various mediums in entertainment without ever really committing to any one particular vocat…

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American Buffalo's Sam Rockwell, Laurence Fishburne & Darren Criss Preview Their 'Timeless' Play by Diep Tran

The stars of the Broadway revival of American Buffalo met the press on February 26 at the Atlantic Theatre Company, to talk about their new version of David Mamet's play, about three men w…

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