Monday, June 24, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Beetlejuice Has Highest-Grossing Week Yet by Broadway.com

The June 9 Tony Awards telecast did a great service to the acclaimed Tony-nominated musical Beetlejuice, which has seen a steady rise at the box office since its delightful televised perform…

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Sunday, June 23, 2019

HILLARY AND CLINTON Plays its Final Broadway Performance Today

As previously reported, the Broadway production of Hillary and Clinton, a new play by Tony Award nominee Lucas Hnath, plays its final performance today, Sunday, June 23.

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Hillary and Clinton Closes on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The new Lucas Hnath play, starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, ends its engagement at the John Golden Theatre.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Monday, June 17, 2019

Hillary and Clinton, Starring Laurie Metcalf & John Lithgow, Moves Up Broadway Closing Date by Andy Lefkowitz

Lucas Hnath's new play Hillary and Clinton will conclude its Broadway run earlier than expected. Originally scheduled to play a limited engagement through July 21, the play will now close on…

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‘Hillary and Clinton’ to End Broadway Run Early by Michael Paulson

Lucas Hnath’s play about a familiar-sounding power couple will wrap up on June 23.

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HILLARY AND CLINTON to End Broadway Term on June 23

The Broadway production of Hillary and Clinton, a new play by Tony Award nomineeLucas Hnath, will play its final performance on Sunday, June 23. Hillary and Clinton began previews on Mar…

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Broadway’s ‘Hillary And Clinton’ Starring Laurie Metcalf Announces Closing by Greg Evans

Hillary And Clinton, Lucas Hnath’s Broadway play starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, will plays its final performance on Sunday, June 23, producer Scott Rudin announced today. The cr…

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‘Hillary and Clinton’ to close on June 23 by Caitlin Huston

“Hillary and Clinton” will play its final performance on June 23, about one month ahead of its original closing date. The play, starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, opened at Golden…

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Broadway's Hillary and Clinton to Close Early by Olivia Clement

The new Lucas Hnath play starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow will end its engagement at the John Golden Theatre.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards 2019 at Radio City Music Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will be held on June 9, 2019, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The function will be broadcast live by CBS with Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White C…

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Elaine May, Iconic Star of The Waverly Gallery, Wins First Tony Award by Caitlin Moynihan

Elaine May, the 87-year-old stage-and-screen legend, just received her first Tony Award for her moving performance as Gladys in the Broadway premiere of Kenneth Lonergan's The Waverly Galler…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Tony Awards 2019: See the full list of winners by Jessica Derschowitz

Give a round of applause for this year’s Tony winners! On Sunday night, the American Theater Wing bestowed the 73rd annual Tony Awards on the best of the 2018-2019 Broadway season, which b…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Watch Laurie Metcalf and Nathan Lane Do a Dramatic Reading of a Playbill by Dan Meyer

The Hillary and Clinton and Gary stars performed the less thrilling (but still crucial) parts of our publication on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Here are our predictions for who will win at the Tony Awards by Jessica Derschowitz

This year’s Tony nominees tell a tale of two (New York) cities: the huge, commercial productions commonly mounted these days on Broadway marquees (like Tootsie and Beetlejuice), and the in…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Tony Predictions: 2019 by Wendy Caster

Best MusicalAin’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations Beetlejuice Hadestown The PromTootsie Liz Wollman: Hadestown. Seriously, can we please celebrate a creative team …

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

VIDEO: John Lithgow Says HILLARY AND CLINTON is a Very Personal Play by Stage Tube

On Wednesday night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers,'John Lithgow was a guest on the show to talkabout his Broadway show,'Hillary and Clinton,' and his film 'The Tomorrow Man.'

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WATCH: John Lithgow Said No to a Hit Broadway Show, But Then Met His Wife by Dan Meyer

The two-time Tony winner dropped by Late Night With Seth Meyers to talk about Hillary and Clinton and his new movie, The Tomorrow Man.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Hillary and Clinton by Carey

“That felt good,” this critic thought after attending a performance of Hillary and Clinton, Lucas Hnath’s topical new play in performances at the Golden Theatre. Almost three years …

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VIDEO: John Lithgow Has Grown to Love Wearing Short Shorts Thanks to HILLARY AND CLINTON by Stage Tube

On Monday night, John Lithgow was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' to talk about his Broadway show, Hillary and Clinton, and todiscusshis dramatic film The Tomorrow Man. D…

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25 Days of Tonys: What Would Be the Title of Laurie Metcalf’s Bio-Play? by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hillary and Clinton star reveals who she wants to write a show about her life.

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John Lithgow Laughs About 'Horrifying' Experience on the The Great British Bake Off by Dan Meyer

The actor visited The Tonight Show to discuss Hillary and Clinton but ended up sharing his disastrous attempt to make a Swiss roll on the hit U.K. competition.

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Monday, May 20, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 20th - HADESTOWN & FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Stay On Top! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown 6.62, Ain't Too Proud 6.47, Oklahoma 4.50, Tootsie The Musical 4.20 and Beetlejuice 2.69. The top growing current Broadway plays were…

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Q&A: Laurie Metcalf on her Broadway portrayal of Hillary Clinton by Chris Jones Chicago Tribune

CHICAGO — Laurie Metcalf, known for her work on the TV sitcoms “Roseanne” and “The Connors,” has become a Broadway mainstay. She is the current star of Lucas Hnath’s dark comedy …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Laurie Metcalf Talks Hillary Clinton: Yours, Mine & Ours – Tony Awards Watch Q&A by Greg Evans

Laurie Metcalf’s Hillary Clinton might or might not be your Hillary Clinton. It certainly isn’t the historical Hillary Clinton, as playwright Lucas Hnath so intriguingly writes in the ea…

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

Laurie Metcalf talks about playing Hillary on Broadway, and Steppenwolf: 'It had to keep growing or end' by Chris Jones

Laurie Metcalf was known to Chicago theater lovers for years before she became a Broadway mainstay. The Steppenwolf ensemble member — also known for her work on the TV sitcoms "Roseanne" a…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

‘Hillary and Clinton’ playwright Lucas Hnath meticulously masters the messiness of life by Charles McNulty

With an assist from actors Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow, the new work is yet another way to hear the singular voice of this leading American playwright.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Broadway Grosses: What the Constitution Means to Me Celebrates Milestone Week by Broadway.com

Heidi Schreck's Tony-nominated play What the Constitution Means to Me is approaching hit status. The acclaimed Broadway-premiere work surpassed the $500,000 mark for the first time this pas…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 13th - HADESTOWN & FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown 13.58, Tootsie The Musical 12.53, Ain't Too Proud 12.14, Oklahoma 8.66 and Beetlejuice 8.06. The top growing current Broadway plays w…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Hillary and Clinton on Broadway - starring Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow - the art of the almost deal behind closed doors by Oscar E. Moore

There isn’t much meat on the bones here but what meat there is, it is fun to chew on and completely digestible in this most original theatrical exercise.

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