Monday, March 8, 2021

Broadway Women’s Fund Releases 2nd Annual Women to Watch List by Dan Meyer

The advisory board—including Alia Jones-Harvey and Chita Rivera—name women emerging in the industry.

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Sunday, March 7, 2021

Mandy Harvey - Millennium Stage (July 25, 2013) by The Kennedy Center

The jazz vocalist, who, despite her loss of hearing, has performed live all over the U.S., gives a concert in celebration of the 23rd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act and N…

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

WEBINAR: So You Want to Be a Producer? | The Network by American Theatre Wing

Do you have a passion for creating, but don't know the steps to get started? This Network meeting will delve into the many pathways to becoming a PRODUCER. Join us for an in-depth conversati…

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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Odds & Ends: Karen Olivo, Laura Benanti and More Announced for Women's Day on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Guests and Panels Announced for Fourth Annual Women's Day on Broadway Disney on Broadway has announced a starry lineup for …

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Tuba Christmas - Millennium Stage (December 16, 2015) by The Kennedy Center

2015 marks the 42nd anniversary of MERRY TUBACHRISTMAS!, founded by Harvey Phillips, in which hundreds of tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players from around Washington, D.C. play traditiona…

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Karen Olivo, Laura Benanti, Alia Jones-Harvey, More Set for Virtual Women's Day on Broadway by Andrew Gans

Disney on Broadway's fourth annual event is themed "Reflecting Courageously, Transforming Collectively."

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Monday, February 22, 2021

WAM Theatre Announces 2021 Season by American Theatre Editors

The season will consist of two play readings and a fall mainstage production from playwright Kim Senklip Harvey.

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Monopoly Place Names Are Just As Redlined As Real Life Cities by Artsjournal2

To wit: Cyril and Ruth Harvey, “who played a key role in popularizing the game, lived on Pennsylvania Avenue (a pricey $320 green property on the board); their friends, the Joneses, lived …

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

‘One of the most well crafted & thoughtful of the 1990s’: BEAUTIFUL THING (Online review) by John Chapman

As I settled to watch Jonathan Harvey’s Beautiful Thing yesterday, I wondered whether it might also fall into the category of an historical artefact that had had its day; as it was, I was …

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Saturday, January 23, 2021

JUDI DENCH: ‘IN MY MIND’S EYE I’M SIX fOOT AND WILLOWY’ by Robert Shuman

 (Xan Brooks’s article appeared in the Guardian, 1/22; Photo: The Guardain; via Pam Green.) At 86 and in lockdown, the actor finds herself in the rare position of not working. Instead, sh…

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Friday, January 22, 2021

Judi Dench: 'In my mind's eye I'm six foot and willowy and about 39' by Xan Brooks

At 86 and in lockdown, the actor finds herself in the rare position of not working. Instead, she talks about theatrical ghosts, her friendship with Harvey Weinstein and definitely not being …

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Fionn Whitehead Will Star in Streaming Version of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Andrew Gans

Tamara Harvey will direct the U.K. production, featuring a contemporary adaptation by Henry Filloux-Bennett.

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Sunday, January 17, 2021

Music Producer and Songwriter Phil Spector Dies at 80

Record producer, musician, and songwriter Harvey Phillip Spector, known as Phil Spector, has died at age 80.

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Emma Thompson Will Play Mrs. Trunchbull in Movie “Matilda,” Even Though Men Have Always Played the Role on Stage by Roger Friedman

Harvey Fierstein, stand down. Emma Thompson has been cast as evil Mrs. Trunchbull, the deliciously malicious central antagonist in the movie version

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Front Row Productions Fellowship established at Columbia University to support emerging producers and increasing diversity by Deb Miller

Multiple Tony Award nominees and Olivier Award winners Stephen Byrd and Alia Jones-Harvey’s announced today that Front Row Productions – founded by Byrd to bring major works with diverse…

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Alia Jones-Harvey and Stephen Byrd Partner With Columbia University for Front Row Productions Fellowship by Dan Meyer

The program is designed to develop up-and-coming theatre producers.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 3 - 9 by JK

With everything still pretty much on hold theater-wise, we thought the new year might be a great time to do a content overhaul here on JKTS. When things get going (hopefully soon!), we will,…

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Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Rosalind Knight obituary by Michael Coveney

Veteran stage and screen actor who found new audiences with her roles in TV’s Gimme Gimme Gimme and Friday Night DinnerIn a career stretching over seven decades, the distinctive, cut-glass…

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Wednesday, December 16, 2020

VIDEO: Watch KINKY BOOTS With The Shows Must Go On- Friday at 2pm!

The Shows Must Go On is back this week with the smash hit musical, Kinky Boots! Starring Matt Henry and Killian Donnelly and written by the incredible duo of Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstei…

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Sunday, December 13, 2020

Oleanna review – brutal and brilliant revival of pre-#MeToo masterpiece by Arifa Akbar

Theatre Royal BathRosie Sheehy and Jonathan Slinger are captivating in David Mamet’s 1992 two-hander about a university student and professor in a battle of power, privilege and consent A…

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Friday, December 11, 2020

Come From Away to Return to the West End with Concert Version in February by Lindsey Sullivan

There will be a warm welcome back to the rock! The hit musical Come From Away is set for a West End return early next year with a staged concert version performed for a limited run at London…

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Saturday, December 5, 2020

Cyril Ring: From “The Cocoanuts” to Oblivion by Trav S.D.

Fans of the Marx Brothers’ The Cocoanuts (1929) may be astonished to learn that the homely, rather unimpressive actor who plays the schemer Harvey Yates was anybody, anybody at all. But he…

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Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Glenn Close Joins Broadway Legends Holiday Ornament Collection Benefitting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

'With One Look' you'll fall in love with Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' latest addition to its Broadway Legends ornament series, the three-time Tony Award-winning Glenn Close. Close joi…

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Monday, November 23, 2020

A Weinstein Accuser, A Miramax Bidder, A Top Broadway Director And Hollywood’s Premier Songwriter Created The First #MeToo Musical – And Then Covi by Greg Evans

Despite what you may have read, The Right Girl is not a musical about Harvey Weinstein. Then again, having been created by one of the first women to speak out against the rapist, it’s not …

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Review: What a Carve Up!, Online by Alice Flynn

Review: What a Carve Up!, Online5.0Overall ScoreReader Rating 0 VotesThey say that money is the root of all evil. Henry Filloux-Bennett and Tamara Harvey’s stage adaptation of Jonathan Coe…

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Single from 80 Year-Old Composer with Dementia, Paul Harvey, Earns £1M Donation to Alzheimer's Society and Music for Dementia

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, 80-year-old composer Paul Harvey got the surprise of his life when he got a shoutout from his musical idol, Stephen Sondheim. Harvey, who has battled w…

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Sunday, November 8, 2020

This Week on Broadway for November 8, 2020: Harvey Evans by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk with Harvey Evans. After the interview with Harvey, Peter reviews True Love Will Find You In The End, Michael memorializes Kathryn …

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Saturday, November 7, 2020

PODCAST: 110 IN THE SHADE gets the Spotlight on THE BROADWAY GINGER PODCAST Episode 7

There are few better moments for theatre people than discovering our favorite songwriting team has written more than just that one hit show we love (looking at you, Lin-Manuel Miranda). In M…

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Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Composer With Dementia Surprised by Stephen Sondheim After Song Goes Viral

Paul Harvey received a congratulatory video from his idol.

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Stephen Sondheim Surprises 80-Year-Old Composer Living With Dementia After Improvised Piece Goes Viral by Logan Culwell-Block

The piece of music, written by retired music teacher Paul Harvey, was recorded by BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and released as a single.

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Monday, November 2, 2020

‘Entertaining & polished fictional thriller’: WHAT A CARVE UP! (Online review) by Liz Dyer

Tamara Harvey’s digital production of What a Carve Up! skilfully builds the suspense, while also systematically taking apart those in power who enjoy all the benefits of their position, wh…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 12, 2020: BROADWAY SHUTDOWN
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre