Tuesday, June 8, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 8 - 14 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 10, 1982: Transferring from off-Broadway, Torch Song Trilogy  opened at The Little Theatre (renamed The Hele…

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Monday, June 7, 2021

Greatspeed: La Cage aux Folles by Goodspeed Musicals

We had the best of times in this episode of Greatspeed! Actors Jamison Stern (Albin) and James Lloyd Reynolds (Georges) join us to take a look back at Goodspeed's glittering 2015 production …

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Sunday, June 6, 2021

Look Back at the Career Highlights of LGBTQIA+ Trailblazer Harvey Fierstein by Playbill Staff

The Tony Award winner celebrates his birthday June 6.

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: June 1 - 7 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   June 1, 1971: Good grief! You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, a smash hit off-Broadway, opened at the Golden Theatre, w…

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Alia Jones-Harvey on her producing journey and opening up Broadway to POC by Erin Kahn

Alia Jones-Harvey never wanted to be a Broadway producer. In fact, she didn’t even know it was on the table. After realizing she wasn’t cut out to be a mechanical engineer, she went to b…

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Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Merry TubaChristmas - Millennium Stage (December 13, 2012) by The Kennedy Center

This year marks the 39th anniversary of this holiday tradition founded by Harvey Phillips in which tuba, sousaphone, and euphonium players from around D.C. play traditional Christmas music. …

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Saturday, May 22, 2021

Broadway Barks Across America 2021 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Broadway Barks will once again stream as a star-studded animal adoption event, hosted by co-founder Bernadette Peters. The evening will feature adoptable animals from shelters and presented …

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Robbie McCauley, Groundbreaking Playwright and Performer Dies at 79 by The Theatre Times

Robbie McCauley, a ground-breaking playwright and performer has died.  She received an OBIE Award and a Bessie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Performance for her play, Sally’s Rape.…

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Thursday, May 20, 2021

Front Row Productions Fellowship for Emerging Theatremakers Now Accepting Applications by Dan Meyer

Led by Stephen Byrd, Alia Jones-Harvey, and Columbia University, the program welcomes Jordan Roth, Eva Price, and more as mentors.

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021

More Stars Announced for Broadway Barks Across America Airing on Broadway.com by Caitlin Moynihan

Mark your calendars for this star-studded event! More stage and screen favorites will appear on the previously announced Broadway Barks Across America taking place on May 23 at 7PM ET. Produ…

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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

The Sprezzaturameron Review: #MeToo Apologies, Reframed by New York Theater

This half-hour piece, billed as “a video docudrama,” manages to work in several of the infamous apologies from the #MeToo era. “The Sprezzaturameron,” available for free on the Barys…

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Monday, May 17, 2021

The Poet's Tree S2, E15 with Javon Johnson by The Old Globe

The Poet’s Tree season finale is this Tuesday, May 18 at 5:30 p.m.! Come join your host Gill Sotu, and your guest, Javon Johnson, poet, author and assistant professor and director of Afric…

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Monday, April 26, 2021

‘It’s full of joy’: Matthew Harvey invites you to watch the digital production of his song cycle Now Or Never by Emma Clarendon

Matthew Harvey chats about his new song cycle Now Or Never, streaming on demand through the Barn Theatre.

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Saturday, April 24, 2021

Digital revivals of ‘A Letter to Harvey Milk’ and ‘Don’t Stay Safe’ streaming this weekend by Deb Miller

The award-winning Off-Broadway musical A Letter to Harvey Milk, based on the eponymous short story by Lesléa Newman and adapted for the musical stage by Jerry James, Laura I. Kramer, Ellen …

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Thursday, April 22, 2021

A Letter to Harvey Milk Review: Gun violence, bigotry, lesbians, the Holocaust, and Borscht Belt gags by New York Theater

Is this the right time for a work of theater that explores the aftereffect of gun violence and bigotry and a flawed criminal justice system? Sure.  How about one that compares Jewish histo…

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Off-Broadway Cast of A Letter to Harvey Milk Musical Reunites for Benefit Stream April 22 by Andrew Gans

Directed by Evan Pappas, the stream benefits The Actors Fund and HIAS.

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

A Letter To Harvey Milk by Elyse Trevers

In the 1970’s, Harvey Milk, a gay charismatic politican, was assassinated for being openly homosexual. Using him as a pivotal character, Jerry James, Laura I. Kramer, Ellen M. Schwartz, an…

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Antoine Fuqua to Direct and Produce Film Adaptation of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Caitlin Moynihan

Antoine Fuqua, known for directing movies Training Day and Magnificent Seven, is bringing a fresh adaptation of Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof to the big screen, according toVar…

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Antoine Fuqua Will Direct New Film Adaptation of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Andrew Gans

Fuqua will produce the movie with Broadway producers Stephen C. Byrd and Alia Jones-Harvey.

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Antoine Fuqua To Direct ‘Cat On A Hot Tin Roof’ Film With Black Cast by Greg Evans

Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, Magnificent Seven) will direct and produce a film adaptation of the Tennessee Williams’ play Cat on a Hot Tin Roof based on the 2008 Broadway production featur…

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Cat On a Hot Tin Roof Movie Remake in the Works From Director Antoine Fuqua

The new film of the Tennessee Williams classic will be produced by Stephen C. Byrd and Alia Jones-Harvey.

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 20, 2010: Pop-punk came to Broadway when Green Day's American Idiot opened its 422 performance run at the St…

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Saturday, April 17, 2021

Afghanistan National Institute of Music - Millennium Stage (February 7, 2013) by The Kennedy Center

In cooperation with the Ministry of Education of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, students from ANIM play selections of traditional Afghan and Indian music as well as William Harvey's Th…

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Friday, April 16, 2021

Creative Youth Studio S2 E8: Inclusivity by The Old Globe

Your hosts Katrina Heil, Jada Jackson, Imahni King, and Emily Talerman will dive into inclusivity with student and actor Hope-Elizabeth Dagdagan and actor and musician Bryan Barbarin! Hope-…

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Come From Away to Return to the West End in July by Caitlin Moynihan

London audiences will be welcomed back to the rock this summer! The Olivier-winning musical Come From Away has announced it will return to the West End's Phoenix Theatre beginning July 22. A…

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Friday, April 9, 2021

Call Answered: ChrisLee: Singer, Songwriter, Boyz II Men, Pop Music, Yogi, Record Producer by Adam Rothenberg

ChrisLee is a singer, songwriter, and yogi. What makes Chris stand out in this industry is being equal parts music & well-being. It’s these two factors that play a major role in Chris…

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Tuesday, April 6, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 6 - 12 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: March 30 - April 5 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭   April 6, 2017: Titans of the cosmetics world faced off in the musical War Paint at the Nederlander Theatre …

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Sunday, April 4, 2021

McClellan: A life in three acts — teacher, children’s theater director and grandma by Bill McClellan St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Four kids, a house full of high-schoolers, a teaching job and a marriage might have been enough for most people. But Nancy Harvey also founded Art for Children’s Theater.

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

Now or Never Song Cycle Streams April 1 by Andrew Gans

The new song cycle marks the first collaboration between the U.K.'s Barn Theatre and composer Matthew Harvey.

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Sunday, March 28, 2021

The week in theatre: Angela; The Band Plays On; Hear Me Out reviews – shopping and ducking by Susannah Clapp

Pitlochry Festival theatre; Crucible Sheffield; podcast; all available onlineMark Ravenhill tenderly explores his mother’s life; monologues and music from Sheffield; and actors talk about …

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Friday, March 26, 2021

THEATER-FILM-MUSIC TALK by Sandi Durell

Features: Jessica Sherr-Bette Davis Ain’t for Sissies; Broadway Profiles-Janet McTeer, Matthew Broderick; Working Theatre Mark Pleasent Commission Fund Recipients; Jannelle Lawrence; 4th W…

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