Thursday, June 23, 2022

L.A.'s Center Theatre Group Announces A Transparent Musical, Cecily Strong & More for Upcoming Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group has announced the upcoming season for the Ahmanson Theatre and Mark Taper Forum. It will open with Jane Wagner’s The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:48PM
Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Tony Nom Kara Young Plays Classical Theatre of Harlem by Sandi Durell

Kara Young, a 2022 Tony nominee for her performance in Clyde’s, will play Viola in the Classical Theatre of Harlem’s free production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night July 5-29 at …

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:51AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

The Lehman Trilogy Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Play by Lindsey Sullivan

The Lehman Trilogy has been named winner of the 2022 Tony Award for Best Play. The show triumphed at the 75th Annual Tonys ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall beating out fello…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:33PM

Phylicia Rashad Wins Second Tony Award for Skeleton Crew by Lindsey Sullivan

Phylicia Rashad earned her second Tony Award for her performance in Dominique Morisseau's Skeleton Crew. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Mus…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:24PM

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wins Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Jesse Tyler Ferguson earned the Tony Award for his performance in Take Me Out. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall. He beat out fello…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:18PM
Friday, June 10, 2022

AND THE WINNER IS… by Ron Fassler

Jaquel Spivey, John-Michael Lyles and James Jackson, Jr. at the first Broadway preview curtain call for “A Strange Loop” (Photo: Jeenah Moon for The New York Times).I’ve been handicap…

SOURCE: ronfassler.medium.com at 12:00PM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Broadway’s ‘Company,’ ‘Clyde’s’ among Drama Desk winners by Caitlin Hornik

“Company,” “Kimberly Akimbo” and “Clyde’s” are among the 2022 Drama Desk Award winners. The Broadway-bound “Kimberly Akimbo” won Outstanding Musical. The show is expected t…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 04:44PM

DRAMA DESK ANNOUNCES WINNERS Clyde’s, Company, Six Take Most Awards by Sandi Durell

This year’s Drama Desk Awards will take place at Sardi’s Restaurant (234 W 44th Street) on June 14th from 3:00 – 6:00pm. The full list of winners is available at the website www…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 02:14PM
Tuesday, June 7, 2022

The records that could be broken at the 2022 Tony Awards by Ruthie Fierberg

This year’s Tony nominations have already made history. On May 9, 2022, Lynn Nottage became the first playwright ever nominated for Best Play and Best Book of a Musical in the same season …

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:20AM
Friday, June 3, 2022

Second Stage Theater Set to Host Fair Chance Job Fair by Raven Brunner

The theatre company's social justice initiatives were launched alongside the production of Lynn Nottage's play Clyde’s.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:07PM
Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Tony Nominee Kenita R. Miller and Justin Hicks Welcome First Child by Beth Stevens

Kenita R. Miller, 2022 Tony nominee for her performance in for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf, and husband Justin Hicks have welcomed their first child. N…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Sunday, May 22, 2022

News: Studio Theatre Announces Its 2022-23 Season by News Desk (organization-Submitted Press Release)

  Largest Main Series subscription season in Studio history—six productions Production of DC-inspired play Good Bones, a new play commissioned by Studio and written by 2022 Pulitzer Prize…

SOURCE: mdtheatreguide.com at 11:55PM
Friday, May 6, 2022

Sharon D Clarke, Myles Frost, Jaquel Spivey & More Win 2022 Theatre World Awards by Caitlin Moynihan

Winners of the the 76th Annual Theatre World Awards have been announced. The awards will be given out at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre on June 6 at 7PM. Theater journalist Pete…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:33PM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

Ron Cephas Jones (‘Clyde’s’) on playing the enlightened Montrellous: ‘It’s about choosing light’ [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“It was about choosing light and also about having faith and working through fear,” says Ron Cephas Jones of his recent role in “Clyde’s” on Broadway. The Lynn Nottage play cast th…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 01:30PM
Saturday, April 23, 2022

Kara Young (‘Clyde’s’) on ‘the power of Lynn Nottage’s pen’ to shine a light on system oppression [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“These are the people who are really hoping and trying their best not to fail, but everything is failing them,” says Kara Young on the characters of “Clyde’s.” Young made her Broad…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 01:00PM
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Bonnie & Clyde review – outlaws robbed by a generic rootin’-tootin’ musical by Ryan Gilbey

Arts theatre, LondonThis tale about the partners in crime is unsure of the point it’s trying to make but the cast hurl themselves in with winning enthusiasm A note for anyone unfamiliar wi…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 09:42AM
Friday, April 1, 2022

How Tattoos Invite Audiences to Look Closer by Cal Derreberry

Clyde’s, Company, and other Broadway shows are employing “tattoo designers” to create custom ink for characters.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:33AM
Friday, March 18, 2022

Tonys Administration Committee Announces Second Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on March 18 to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the second time the committee met …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:03PM

2022 Tony Awards eligibility rulings (round 2): ‘Company,’ ‘Mrs. Doubtfire,’ ‘The Music Man’ … by Sam Eckmann

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time during the 2021-2022 Broadway season to discuss eligibility of seven productions for upcoming 75th Annual Tony Awards on June…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 07:00PM

Tony Awards Administration Committee determines eligibility for 7 productions by Caitlin Huston

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the second time this season to determine the eligibility of seven productions. The productions discussed Friday were: “Clyde’s,” “Mrs…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 04:55PM
Monday, February 21, 2022

MISCAST22 – April 4 by Sandi Durell

MCC Theatre announces MISCAST22 returns LIVE and IN-PERSON Monday, April 4, 2022 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City and so far, the lineup is what dreams are made of! Here are the…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:05AM
Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Lynn Nottage Talks Opera, ‘MJ’ and How Lockdown Changed Her by Gordon Cox

Lynn Nottage has had a hat-trick of shows on New York stages this season: the new opera “Intimate Apparel,” the Michael Jackson musical “MJ” and the play “Clyde’s.” How does sh…

SOURCE: Variety at 12:28PM
Thursday, February 3, 2022

‘MJ The Musical’ reviews: Myles Frost ‘mesmerizing’ as Michael Jackson, but musical is ‘surface-skimming’ by David Buchanan

Two weeks after the closing of her play “Clyde’s,” Lynn Nottage has opened a new jukebox musical about a star who needs no introduction. Penned by the two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner, …

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 09:00AM
Monday, January 31, 2022

CLYDE’S Yields a Mixed Bag of Flavors by J. Mardrice Henderson

Read what Critic Cohort J. Mardrice Henderson has to say about Lynn Nottage's play CLYDE's.. The post CLYDE’S Yields a Mixed Bag of Flavors appeared first on Covering Theater from the Belt…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 01:38PM
Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Broadway theater capacity rises as ticket prices tumble by Caitlin Huston

Broadway grossed just $16.5 million last week, the second lowest on record this season, as the industry reported totals from a slim number of running productions.  There were 21 running pro…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 12:36PM
Friday, January 21, 2022

A Broadway show about life after incarceration finds its most avid audience in a New York City prison by Peter Marks

Lynn Nottage’s “Clyde’s” gets a showing at Rikers Island, and prisoners have plenty of feedback.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 09:12AM
Monday, January 17, 2022

After ‘Clyde’s,’ Lynn Nottage Just Has Two Shows Onstage. ‘Whew!’ by Laura Collins-Hughes

With one play closed, Nottage can focus on “MJ” on Broadway and “Intimate Apparel” at Lincoln Center Theater. And maybe even catch her breath.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:42PM
Sunday, January 16, 2022

Thank you, Clyde's by Second Stage Theater

Congratulations to the cast, crew, and staff of Clyde’s, you are the perfect harmony of ingredients. Thank you to our audiences, donors, and supporters who joined us in person at the Hayes…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:33AM
Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Clyde’s Simulcast. Broadway Goes Digital! by New York Theater

Immediately after I watched the first-ever “simulcast” of a Broadway play   — the exact same live performance of Lynn Nottage’s “Clyde’s” on my computer screen that the audi…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 01:14PM
Monday, December 27, 2021

What Three Broadway Shows Tell Us About Racial Progress by Salamishah Tillet

The female protagonists in “Trouble in Mind,” “Caroline, or Change” and “Clyde’s” show the richness that comes from having a multitude of Black voices onstage.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:33AM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Making Her Broadway Debut In ‘Clyde’s,’ Kara Young Is A Force On Stage And Screen by Jeryl Brunner

Kara Young stars with Uzo Aduba, Ron Cephas Jones, Edmund Donovan and Reza Salazar in Lynn Nottage's feast of a play.

SOURCE: Forbes at 09:23PM