Friday, September 13, 2019

Report From New York: You’ve Never Seen Oklahoma! Like This by Bill Hirschman

Sitting in Circle In The Square’s deep-thrust proscenium-less theater, it’s inescapable that director Daniel Fish and his team have gone way, way out of their way to let you know that th…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Absurdist Comedy Bewilderness to Receive Reading at Circle in the Square by Emily Selleck

The play by Zack Fine follows the life of Henry David Thoreau on his journey to writing Walden.

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Photo Flash: Alicia Silverstone Stops By OKLAHOMA! On Broadway!

Alicia Silverstone joined the 'farmers and the cowman' at the Tony Award winning revival of 'Oklahoma!' at Circle in the Square and became friends with the cast backstage after the show.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Photo Flash: MODERN FAMILY Star Sarah Hyland Visits OKLAHOMA!

Modern Family's Sarah Hyland and fiancée Wells Adams caught the Tony Award winning revival of 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! at Circle in the Square!

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The Circle in the Square's THE CIRCLE SERIES Will Present Elizabeth Canavan's LADIES IN WAITING

The Circle in the Square's Monday night Circle Series resumes September 9 with Ladies In Waiting. The staged reading series, which is open to the public, benefits Circle in the Square Thea…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Garrett Clayton and Charlie Thurston to Lead Lavender Men Reading at Circle in the Square by Ryan McPhee

The Roger Q. Mason play, pondering the queerness of Abraham Lincoln, is the latest title in the Circle Series.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Re-Imagined Take on The Philadelphia Story to Receive Reading at Circle in the Square by Emily Selleck

The 1939 play was written specifically for Katharine Hepburn, who later reprised her work on screen.

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Oklahoma! Star Rebecca Naomi Jones Reveals Her Killer Björk Impression & More on Side By Side by Lindsey Sullivan

Rebecca Naomi Jones in Oklahoma! (Photo by Little Fang)Known for electric performances in Passing Strange, American Idiot, Hedwig and the Angry Inch and Murder Ballad, Rebecca Naomi Jones …

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Oklahoma! Cast Guarantees a Beautiful Mornin' with a Watch of This Performance on Today by

Daniel Fish's reinvented take on Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! is stirring audiences every night at the Circle in the Square Theatre on Broadway. The cast of the innovative productio…

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Circle In The Square To Host Monday Night New Play Reading Series

Circle in the Square Theatre School and Pigasus Institute along with Rachel Shuey, producer, have announced The Circle Series, a weekly reading series beginning on August 5th and taking plac…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Photo Flash: Shirley Jones Visits OKLAHOMA!

Legendary actress Shirley Jones made the scene at the Tony Awards this year by introducing the production number from “Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!”. Check out photos of her ba…

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300 Shows: Favorite Original Musicals (Part 1) by JK

One of the greatest pleasure of my life is seeing a brand new Broadway musical. Over the 300 unique shows I've seen over the years, nearly two-thirds of them were original productions of mus…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

The Economic Impact of Touring Broadway 2016-17

“Broadway is the longest street in America.” If you’ve never heard that quote before, attributed to our living legend Paul Libin, who recently retired as an EVP and resident “guru…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Photo Flash: Vanessa Hudgens Pays a Visit to OKLAHOMA!

Vanessa Hudgens joined the crowd at the Circle in the Square catching the Tony Award winning revival of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!" on Tuesday night.  After catching the show, s…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Photo Flash: The Legendary Shirley MacLaine Stops in at OKLAHOMA!

Shirley MacLaine caught the Tony Award winning “Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!” at the Circle in the Square over the weekend and congratulated the cast backstage after the show. 

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Broadway’s Tony-Winning Oklahoma! Revival to Offer Special Actors Fund Performance by Andrew Gans

The acclaimed production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic plays Circle in the Square.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

Oklahoma! Standout Patrick Vaill on His 'Sketchy and Fantastic' Early Dance Career, Celine Dion Smooches & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Patrick Vaill in Oklahoma! (Photo by Little Fang)The Tony-winning revival of Oklahoma! has Broadway audiences buzzing for many reasons: director Daniel Fish's experimental spin on the Rodger…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Photo Flash: Ben Vereen And Josh Radnor Stop By OKLAHOMA!

Last night brought out the legendary Ben Vereen and Josh Radnor who joined the sold out crowd at the Tony Award winning revival of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!" at Circle in the Sq…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

300 Shows: Guilty Pleasures and the Worst Shows by JK

Ah, reminiscing... So, over the first 300 Broadway shows, I've enjoyed many a show that others dislike. You know the ones I'm talking about - shows that are "too popular," "too silly," or a …

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Photo Flash: George Takei Visits OKLAHOMA!

Actor and activist George Takei, in town for Stonewall 50 celebration, took in a piece of America at the Tony Award winning revival of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!" at Circle in th…

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Daniel Fish's Innovative Oklahoma! Wins 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Director Daniel Fish's reimagined take on Oklahoma! was named winner of the 2019 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical at the 73rd annual Tonys ceremony on June 9 at Radio City Musical …

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

Terese Hayden, Who Aided The Careers Of Untold Thousands Of Actors, Dead At 98 by Artsjournal1

In addition to a five-decade career an an actor, director, producer, and teacher (among her students at Circle in the Square were Kevin Bacon, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Lady Gaga), she crea…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Three Laureys! Rebecca Naomi Jones, Shirley Jones & Christine Andreas Unite over the Iconic Oklahoma! Role by

Three actresses who have all inhabited the role of Laurey in Oklahoma! gathered on June 5 for a panel celebrating the show's legacy. Rebecca Naomi Jones, who currently stars in Daniel Fish'…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

People Will Say We’re In Love from Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! by Broadway Direct

Damon Daunno and Rebecca Naomi Jones perform "People Will Say We're In Love" from Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! “How is it that the coolest new show on Broadway is a 1943 musical?…

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Friday, May 24, 2019

300 Broadway Shows! (...and Counting!) by JK

Well, it took just short of thirty-six years, bit I finally reached a big milestone in my Broadway theater-going career! As of last Sunday, I have seen 300 different Broadway productions. Th…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

REVIEW: Oklahoma! by JK

Review of the Sunday, May 19, 2019 matinee performance at the Circle in the Square Theatre in New York City. Starring Will Brill, Damon Daunno, James Davis, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Allie Stroke…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Memorial Service to Be Held in Memory of General Manager Alan Wasser; Marquee Lights to Be Dimmed by

A memorial service will be held today, May 20 at 2:30PM for Alan Wasser, the highly respected, veteran Broadway general manager, who died on April 14 in New York, due to complications from …

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Director Daniel Fish & Set Designer Laura Jellinek on Bringing Oklahoma! to the Circle in the Square Theatre by

Director Daniel Fish and set designer Laura Jellinek discuss the Tony-nominated revival of Oklahoma!.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Tony-Nominated Revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Will Launch a North American Tour in 2020 by Ryan Gilbert

The reimagined and eight-time Tony-nominated revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! will launch a North American tour at the Civic Center Music Hall in Oklahoma City, OK, in the fa…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Oklahoma! Tony Nominee Ali Stroker on Her Can-Do Attitude, Dolly Parton Inspiration & More on Show People with Paul Wontorek by

Ali Stroker has garnered a Tony nomination for her turn as Ado Annie in Daniel Fish's revival of Oklahoma! She made a historic debut in the Deaf West revival of Spring Awakening in 2015 a…

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Friday, May 3, 2019

Photo Flash: Oh What a Beautiful Evening! Kristin Chenoweth and Jesse Tyler Ferguson Visit OKLAHOMA! by BroadwayWorld

Oklahoma native Kristin Chenowith took to the plains to see the hit Tony Award nominated Rodgers amp Hammerstein's Oklahoma at Circle in the Square.After the show she joined fellow attendee …

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