Saturday, October 19, 2019

Audra McDonald, Heather Headley, Hailey Kilgore & Tituss Burgess to Join Jennifer Hudson in Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect by Andy Lefkowitz

Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald is among a slew of theater stars who have signed on to appear in the highly anticipated Aretha Franklin biopic Respect. The previously announced film, dir…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Audra McDonald, Hailey Kilgore & Tituss Burgess to Join Jennifer Hudson in Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect by Andy Lefkowitz

Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald (Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune) is among a slew of theater stars who have signed on to appear in the highly anticipated Aretha Franklin biopic R…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Bryce Pinkham, Gordon Clapp & Frank Wood Join Cast of The Great Society on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Further casting is set for The Great Society, the sequel to Robert Schenkkan's Tony-winning play All the Way, set to arrive on Broadway this fall. The recently announced production, directed…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Hughie & Krapp’s Last Tape by Steven Morris

The post Hughie & Krapp’s Last Tape appeared first on STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH.

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Forest Whitaker to Star in David E. Talbert’s Holiday Family Musical “Jingle Jangle” by Blouin Artinfo

Academy Award and Golden Globe winner Forest Whitaker will star in “Jingle Jangle,” the David E. Talbert directed holiday musical for Netflix.“Jingle Jangle” is about a cobblestone w…

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Thursday, September 27, 2018

Tony Goldwyn & Frank Wood to Join Bryan Cranston & Tatiana Maslany in Network on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Scandal star Tony Goldwyn and Tony Award winner Frank Wood are among the newly announced complete cast of Network, the highly anticipated stage adaptation of Paddy Chayevsky's iconic fil…

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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

The Geffen Playhouse Announces 2018/2019 Season; HUGHIE, ANTIGONE, A CHRISTMAS CAROL and More! by BroadwayWorld

The Geffen Playhouse today announced the nine productions that will make up its 20182019 season, the first from new Artistic Director Matt Shakman. The season will focus on world premiere pl…

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Sunday, August 27, 2017

A Century of Semon: It’s Time to Put Larry Back on Top by Trav S.D.

Today marks the 100 year anniversary of the release of Chumps and Chances, the first comedy short starring Larry Semon. Semon had been directing and otherwise contributing to comedies for at…

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Check Out a First Look at Two Costume Designs for FROZEN's Princess Anna! by BroadwayWorld

As fans eagerly await the arrival of Disney's stage adaptation to their hit animated film, check out a first look at Tony Award winning designer Christopher Oram's WOLF HALL, HUGHIE new cost…

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Amber Tamblyn to Star in Gina Gionfriddo’s Can You Forgive Her? at the Vineyard Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Amber Tamblyn will make her off-Broadway debut alongside Tony winner Frank Wood in Gina Gionfriddo’s Can You Forgive Her? at the Vineyard Theatre. As previously announced, the pro…

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Friday, December 16, 2016

Al Pacino & Judith Light to Lead God Looked Away at the Pasadena Playhouse by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Next stop New York? Tony winners Al Pacino and Judith Light will headline God Looked Away at the Pasadena Playhouse. The previously reported project, directed by Robert Allan Ackerman, is sc…

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Rick Foucheux, Veteran DC Actor, Talks About Giving Back for Quotidian Theatre’s ‘HUGHIE’ Benefit Performance on October 30th at 7 PM by Guest Author

It’s an act of love and giving back. Rick Foucheux, veteran actor and esteemed member of the DC theater community, is taking to the Quotidian Theatre Company stage in Bethesda to repri…

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

How'd We Do? Show Showdown Tony Predictions Wrap-Up 2016 by Wendy Caster

Our correct predictions are highlighted. Wendy Sandra Cameron Liz Best play: The Humans The Humans The Humans The Humans King Charles III Best musica…

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Tony Winner Michael Grandage Tapped to Direct Guys and Dolls Film Remake by Ryan McPhee

Stage and screen director Michael Grandage will bring the oldest established permanent floating crap game in New York to Hollywood. The Tony winner has been tapped to helm 20th Century Fox&r…

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

10 Tips on Breaking into Broadway from Casting Director James Calleri by Dei Lewison

Casting director James Calleri has been around the Broadway block and then some. It’s a little unusual for someone on the casting side of the table to rattle off their resumé (that…

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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

On the Red Carpet:Forest Whitaker and Performers4Peace Benefit by Sandi Durell

  Academy Award, Golden Globe Award & BAFTA winner and UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace & Reconciliation, Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland, The Butler, Bird, Broadway’…

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Annual Tony (Or Hamiltony) Nomination Post by Linda

A lot has changed since I started this blog in 2006, but one constant is my annual Tony nomination post. I do this partly for myself, to organize my thoughts after the initial excitement/ang…

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Friday, April 29, 2016

2016 Drama Desk Nomnations by Lauren Yarger

Matthew Morrison and Vanessa Williams announced the nominations. Photo: Barry GordinOutstanding  PlayThe  Christians, PlaywrightsHorizonsThe  Humans, RoundaboutJohn, Signature…

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Stars from HAMILTON, COLOR PURPLE Join Performers4Peace Benefit; Forest Whitaker to Host! by BroadwayWorld

Untitled Theatricals announced today that Academy Award, Golden Globe Award amp BAFTA winner and UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace amp Reconciliation, Forest Whitaker Broadway's Hughie will hos…

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Monday, April 18, 2016

Forest Whitaker to Host Performers4Peace Concert by Sandi Durell

  Academy Award, Golden Globe Award & BAFTA winner and UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace & Reconciliation, Forest Whitaker (The Last King of Scotland, The Butler, Bird, Broadway’…

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Forest Whitaker to Host PERFORMERS4PEACE Concert at 42West; Lesli Margherita, Constantine Maroulis & More to Appear! by BroadwayWorld

Untitled Theatricals announced today that Academy Award, Golden Globe Award amp BAFTA winner and UNESCO Special Envoy for Peace amp Reconciliation, Forest Whitaker The Last King of Scotland,…

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Friday, April 8, 2016

Tony Committee Rules on Awards Eligibility for SHE LOVES ME, NOISES OFF, and More by Courtney Kochuba

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the third time this season to determine award eligibility for 11 Broadway productions including School of Rock—The Musical, The Color Purpl…

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Thursday, April 7, 2016

Tony Eligibility Rulings: School of Rock, The Color Purple & More by Broadway.com

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the third time this season to determine the eligibility of 11 Broadway productions for the 2016 Tony Awards. The Tony Awards Administra…

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Friday, April 1, 2016

Is Gloom Doomed On Broadway? How About Intermissions? Gerard & Roth by Jeremy Gerard

EXCLUSIVE: Deadline's Jeremy Gerard and Jujamcyn Theatres majority owner and president Jordan Roth talk about the state of the industry, the only stipulation being no holds barred. GERARD: M…

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Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Tony Winner Frank Wood, Phyllis Somerville & More Set for Signature Plays Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The cast is now set for Signature Theatre’s Signature Plays, a presentation of Edward Albee’s The Sandbox, María Irene Fornés’ Drowning and Adrienne Kennedy&r…

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Monday, March 28, 2016

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Bakes Up Piping Hot Numbers for First Preview Performances by Ryan McPhee

The new musical Waitress began Broadway performances on March 25, and its numbers are already good enough to eat. The tuner, written by Sara Bareilles and starring Jessie Mueller, played to …

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INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 3/28

Welcome to this week's edition of our new WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS - read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, for the week ending …

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Sunday, March 27, 2016

BWW Flashback: Eugene O'Neill's HUGHIE Concludes Broadway Run Today by Marissa Sblendorio

The highly anticipated Broadway revival of Eugene O'Neill's HUGHIE starring Academy Award winner, Golden Globe Award winner amp BAFTA winner Forest Whitaker The Last King of Scotland, The Bu…

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Forest Whitaker's Broadway Hughie Closes Today by Robert Viagas

The revival of Eugene O'Neill's drama played 55 performances.

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Monday, March 21, 2016

Broadway Grosses: The Crucible Plays a 'Goody' Week of Previews; Spring Break Delivers Box Office Bump by Ryan McPhee

Arthur Miller's The Crucible played its third full week of preview performances to nearly full houses, reaching a capacity of 99.60% for the week ending March 20. The Ivo van H…

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Broadway Producer Debbie Bisno Hangs Shingle With Non-Profit McCarter Theatre by Jeremy Gerard

EXCLUSIVE: Broadway producer Debbie Bisno, whose credits include the current Forest Whitaker-led revival of Eugene O’Neill’s Hughie, will add the title of Resident Producer at th…

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