Saturday, October 1, 2022

Watch the Cast of Into the Woods Meet the Press by Playbill

The current cast of the Broadway revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Into the Woods met the press at the St. James Theatre to share their experiences in the production. Watch th…

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Friday, September 30, 2022

54 Below to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Gerome Ragni and Galt MacDermot's Dude by Leah Putnam

The concert will feature original cast members of the duo's follow-up to Hair.

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Thursday, September 29, 2022

John Behlmann, Alex Newell, Taylor Trensch & More Stars Set for Broadway-Aimed Musical Comedy Shucked by Caitlin Moynihan

Several stage favorites are set to lead the company of the new Broadway-aimed musical comedy Shucked. The world premiere musical will play Utah's Pioneer Theatre Company from October 28 thr…

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The Lizabeth Scott Centennial by Trav S.D.

Hollywood actress Lizabeth Scott (Emma Matzo, 1922-2015) was born 100 years ago today. In the 1940s there was inexplicable vogue in pop culture for mannish women with deep voices, thick eye …

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Saturday, September 24, 2022

Test Your Broadway Knowledge With the Cast of Off-Broadway's Kinky Boots in Playbill: The Game Show by Playbill

Everybody say yeah! The cast of the Off-Broadway production of Kinky Boots steps behind the podium to prove how much they know about Broadway in a new episode of Playbill: The Game Show. Pl…

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Highlights from Goodspeed's 42nd Street by Goodspeed Musicals

42nd Street at Goodspeed Musicals Sept 16 - Nov 6, 2022 The Goosdpeed, East Haddam, CT Learn more: 42nd Street—the big, bright tap dancing ext…

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Watch: Into the Woods’ Montego Glover Shares Her 5 Dressing Room Essentials by Playbill

Tony nominee Montego Glover, who shares the role of The Witch in the Broadway revival of Into the Woods with Tony winner Patina Miller, recently stopped by the Playbill Studio to share her f…

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Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 23-25 - See the opera 'Intimate Apparel,' a text conversation between Stoppard and Beckett, by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

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Sunday, September 18, 2022

Watch Funny Girl’s Lea Michele, Tovah Feldshuh, Ramin Karimloo, and Jared Grimes Meet the Press by Playbill

Lea Michele's tenure as Fanny Brice began September 6 (the same day Tovah Feldshuh took over the role of Mrs. Brice) in a career full-circle moment. Currently sidelined by COVID, Michele is …

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

Death of a Salesman, Starring Wendell Pierce and Sharon D Clarke, Begins Broadway Run by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway revival of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman begins its limited engagement at the Hudson Theatre on September 17 and open on October 9. The production, co-directed by Mir…

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Friday, September 16, 2022

Watch an Exclusive Performance of 'Not My Father’s Son' From Off-Broadway's Kinky Boots by Playbill

Kinky Boots, the 2013 Tony winner for Best Musical, officially opened in its Off-Broadway debut August 25 at Stage 42. Watch the video above to see stars Callum Francis and Christian Dougla…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The Skivvies and Chris Hlinka - Hair by Lauren Molina

Chris Hlinka joins The Skivvies (Lauren Molina and Nick Cearley) to perform a medley all about his glorious hair. Songs include: Hair (Hair), Hair (Lady Gaga), I’m Gonna Wash That Man Rig…

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Watch Lena Hall in an Exclusive Performance of 'Somewhere That's Green' From Little Shop of Horrors by Playbill

Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors welcomed Tony winner Lena Hall into the role of Audrey September 6 at the Westside Theatre. Hall's Broadway credits include Kinky Boots, Tarzan, Dracula…

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Monday, September 12, 2022

#41 – Tony-winning producer Carl Moellenberg by Automatic Episode Import

Carl Moellenberg has produced more than 70 shows worldwide and won 13 Tony awards. Just a few of his Broadway credits includes Spring Awakening, Hair, Death of a Salesman, Pippin, All the Wa…

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Thursday, September 8, 2022

Theater Updates On and Off Broadway by Sandi Durell

Sentenced To A Life Without Music * Jefferson Mays-A Christmas Carol * Auditioning for Eternity * Monstress * Washington Square * Jaja’s African Hair Braiding * Bluey’s Big Play * The 1/…

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, September 8, 2022 by Matt Tamanini

“Into the Woods” Extends Again, MTC to Bring “Jaja’s African Hair Braiding” to Broadway, Jefferson Mays’ One-Man “Christmas Carol” Coming to Broadway “Today on Broadway” …

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Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend September 9-11 - See Kate Baldwin, André De Shields, a new sci-fi musical and more by Raven Snook

In-person shows have been back for over a year now, but sometimes we want to get our theatre fix at home. Thankfully, there are still wonderful stage performances to watch online. Our carefu…

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Wednesday, September 7, 2022

World Premiere of Jocelyn Bioh's Jaja's African Hair Braiding to Play Broadway in 2023 by Caitlin Moynihan

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced the first Broadway production of its 2023-2024 season. The world premiere of Jocelyn Bioh's Jaja’s African Hair Braiding will bow at the Samuel J. F…

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Jocelyn Bioh’s new play ‘Jaja’s African Hair Braiding’ sets Broadway run with Manhattan Theatre Club by Caitlin Hornik

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced the first production in its 2023-2024 Broadway season. The world premiere of “Jaja’s African Hair Braiding,” written by Jocelyn Bioh, will open at …

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Jocelyn Bioh’s ‘Jaja’s African Hair Braiding’ To Make 2023 World Premiere On Broadway by Greg Evans

Jaja’s African Hair Braiding, a new play written by Jocelyn Bioh and directed by Whitney White, will make its Broadway debut in a world premiere production by the Manhattan Theatre Club ne…

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Jocelyn Bioh's Jaja's African Hair Braiding Sets Broadway World Premiere With MTC

Manhattan Theatre Club will open its 2023-24 Broadway season with Bioh's new play.

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Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Josh Groban & Annaleigh Ashford to Star in Sweeney Todd on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony nominee Josh Groban and Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford will return to Broadway next year in Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street…

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Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Hair (1979) by Musicalsplaining

This week we discuss Miloš Forman's 1979 film adaptation of the iconic Broadway show. Angie considers if Amadeus is a musical actually, and Kaveh gets hung up on hairlines. See Privacy Pol…

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Friday, August 26, 2022

Shirtless Sterling K. Brown Distracted From Regina Hall's Wardrobe Malfunction by The Late Late Show With James Corden

Regina Hall and Sterling K. Brown are here, and Sterling is looking especially good in a salmon-colored suit and his soon-to-be-cornrowed hair. Regina Hall had a very fun summer partying and…

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Thursday, August 25, 2022

Deaf West Theatre Oedipus at the Getty Villa with Russell Harvard, Alexandria Wailes and Akia Takara by Deaf West

In the world of Oedipus, cultures and languages collide into a memorable yet haunting production. Russell Harvard, Alexandria Wailes, and Akia Takara, three of the company members in our pro…

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Watch Into the Woods Star Patina Miller Find Her Six Degrees of Broadway Separation by Playbill

We challenged Tony winner Patina Miller to find the connection between her current role as The Witch in the acclaimed revival of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods and her …

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Friday, August 19, 2022

Why Jewish Representation on Stage Makes Me Kvell - With anti-Semitism on the rise, authentic portrayals of Jewish life are more important than ever by Linda Buchwald

With anti-Semitism on the rise, authentic portrayals of Jewish life are more important than ever At age 12 on my first trip to New York City, I saw my first Broadway show: the musical Titani…

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Thursday, August 18, 2022

VIDEO: Hannah Shankman Shares Her Artistic Journey from First Broadway Show to Touring the US in THE BAND'S VISIT

In the latest episode of Survival Jobs, Hannah Shankman shares how not getting into a musical theatre collegiate program led to her booking the revival of HAIR on Broadway, the joy of bringi…

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Deaf West Theatre's Oedipus at the Getty Villa by Deaf West

Deaf West's Oedipus at the Getty Villa is a unique and innovative retelling of the classic Greek tragedy. Artistic Director DJ Kurs and Director Jenny Koons talk about the multimodal and com…

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Made Glorious Summer: Lining Up for Shakespeare in the Park Tickets - Why waiting outdoors for hours for free tickets is always on my family's calenda by Elyse Orecchio

Why waiting outdoors for hours for free tickets is always on my family's calendar --- At 6 a.m. on a recent July morning by Central Park's Delacorte Theater, a woman smiled as my family took…

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