Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Chase Mishkin Dies: Broadway’s ‘Dame Edna’, ‘Memphis’ Producer Was 85 by Greg Evans

Chase Mishkin, the Broadway producer whose roster of productions scored two Tony Awards (for Dame Edna: The Royal Tour and Memphis), died July 24 at her home in Manhattan. She was 85. Her de…

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Tony-Winning Producer Chase Mishkin Dies at 85 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Memphis and Dame Edna producer began her theatrical career late in life following the death of her husband.

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Monday, August 1, 2022

Darius Barnes, Broadway Dancer & Choreographer, Dies at 34 by Caitlin Moynihan

Darius Barnes, a Broadway dancer and choreographer with six credits to his name who was set to serve as associate choreographer on Kimberly Akimbo, has died according to various social media…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12PM
Wednesday, July 27, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 29-31 - See a benefit for NYC Gay Men's Chorus, 'The Sound of Music,' New Ohio Theatre's Ice by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 29 to Sunday, July 31, for f…

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Thursday, July 21, 2022

The Kay Starr Centennial by Trav S.D.

Born 100 years ago on this day, Native-American singer Kay Starr (Catherine Starks, 1922-2016). Starr was part Iroquois and had some other other Native American blood as well. Born on an Okl…

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10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 22-24 - See 'The Sound of Music,' the National Theatre's 'Jane Eyre, 'Kate Baldwin and Aaron by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 24, for f…

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15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 22-24 - See 'The Sound of Music,' the National Theatre's 'Jane Eyre, 'Kate Baldwin and Aaron by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 22 to Sunday, July 24, for f…

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Thursday, July 14, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 15-17 - See Oscar Isaac and Willem Dafoe in 'The Suppliants Project,' a vintage Peter Brook i by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 15 to Sunday, July 17, for f…

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Thursday, July 7, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 8-10 - See a concert by 'The Prom' stars Caitlin Kinnunen and Isabelle McCalla, The Fire This by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 8 to Sunday, July 10, for fr…

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Sunday, July 3, 2022

Theatre Review: ‘The Hot Wing King’ at Studio Theatre by Charlotte Selton

It’s time for the annual Memphis Hot Wings Festival, and this year a team of queer Black men—“New Wing Order”—is going to win it all. But as friends and family reunite to prep hund…

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend July 1-4 - See 'A Capitol Fourth, Julie Taymor's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream,' James Monroe Iglehar by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, July 1 to Monday July 4, for free…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, June 18, 2022

MEMPHIS at Merrillville High Sch - Performances March 15, 2019 to March 24, 2019 - Cover

Reinhart Auditorium. Merrillville High Sch. Merrillville, IN. 795554. Copyright © 2022 Playbill Online Inc. All marks used by permission.

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart by Barry Gordin

James Monroe Iglehart Shares His New Cabaret Show Ahead of a Performance at NJPAC By: Iris Wiener April 21,2022: Due to his remarkable, distinct talent, James Monroe Iglehart steals every…

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Monday, April 4, 2022

Katie Webber to Play Rhonda in Broadway's Tina: The Tina Turner Musical by Caitlin Moynihan

Katie Webber will join the cast of Broadway's Tina: The Tina Turner Musical as Rhonda beginning April 12. Webber is taking over the role from original cast member Jessica Rush, who will p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Monday, March 21, 2022

Photos: Billy Porter-Helmed THE LIFE Concludes Performances at Encores!

Just last night, New York City Center Encores! wrapped up The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter. The production starred Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hoppe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:42PM

Memphis Jookin' at McCarter (Trailer) by McCarter Theatre Center

Don't miss Memphis Jookin': The Show, featuring Lil Buck, at McCarter on Wednesday, March 23 at 7:30PM! Renowned dance artist Lil Buck conceives, choreographs, and performs in a new touring…

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Friday, March 18, 2022

Encores! The Life: The Oldest Professsion - Ledisi | New York City Center by New York City Center

Here's a little taste of Ledisi's showstopping rendition of "The Oldest Profession." For more, you'll just have to come see the show! The Life runs Mar 16 - 20 ONLY at New York City Center. …

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Thursday, March 17, 2022

Review Roundup: THE LIFE at City Center Encores!

The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter, began performances at City Center Encores! last night, March 16 and will run through March 20, 2022. The production stars Jelani Alladin a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:36PM

Photos: First Look at Encores! THE LIFE, Directed by Billy Porter

The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter, is now in performances at City Center Encores!. The production stars Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:56AM
Wednesday, March 16, 2022

Video: First Look at THE LIFE Directed by Billy Porter at City Center Encores!

The production includes Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis, Grammy nominee Mykal Kilgore as Young JoJo, Grammy Award winner Ledisi as Sonja, Erika Olso…

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Encores! The Life - Highlights | New York City Center by New York City Center

Get a glimpse of The Life, running Mar 16 - 20 ONLY at New York City Center. Get your tickets now: https://bit.ly/3pUlFfM -- Nominated for 12 Tony Awards (including Best Musical) The Life …

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Monday, March 14, 2022

VIDEO: Sneak Peek of Encores! THE LIFE in Rehearsals

The Life, directed and adapted by Billy Porter, is getting ready to begin performances at City Center Encores! this week. The production stars Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:56PM

Full Cast Announced For THE LIFE Directed by Billy Porter at City Center Encores!

The production includes Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Queen, Antwayn Hopper as Memphis, Grammy nominee Mykal Kilgore as Young JoJo, Grammy Award winner Ledisi as Sonja, Erika Olso…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:50AM
Thursday, March 10, 2022

Encores! The Life - Inside Rehearsals "A Piece of the Action" by New York City Center

Ken Robinson (Fleetwood) sings "A Piece of the Action" in rehearsal for Encores! The Life. The Life runs Mar 16 - 20 only at New York City Center. Get tickets today: https://bit.ly/3pUlFfM …

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Encores! The Life - Inside Rehearsals "Check It Out" by New York City Center

Get a first look at the ensemble of Encores! The Life, performing the opening number "Check It Out" in rehearsal! The Life runs Mar 16 - 20 only at New York City Center. Get your tickets no…

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Watch a Sneak Peek of the Billy Porter-Helmed The Life by Playbill

The New York City Center Encores! 2022 season continues March 16-20 with The Life directed by Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter. The cast features Jelani Alladin as Lou, Alexandra Grey as Qu…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:42PM
Monday, March 7, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart on Bringing His Flair to Chicago & The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel by Lindsey Sullivan

All he cares about is love! James Monroe Iglehart has wowed Broadway audiences in shows like Memphis, Hamilton, Freestyle Love Supreme and as Genie in his Tony-winning turn in Aladdin. Emmy-…

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022

James Monroe Iglehart Feels Like James Bond in His Billy Flynn CHICAGO Costume by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: https://bway.world/JamesMonroeIglehartBL Broadway is back and BroadwayWorld is bringing you all of the interviews you crave with your favorite Broadway stars!…

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Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Tony Winner James Monroe Iglehart to Play Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner James Monroe Iglehart will play Billy Flynn in Chicago on Broadway beginning January 17. Chicago resumed performances at the Ambassador Theatre on September 14 and recently …

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Saturday, December 11, 2021

Princess Diana Bio-Musical Announces Final Broadway Performance Date by Caitlin Moynihan

Diana, a new musical about the life of Princess Diana, will end its Broadway this month. The musical will play its final performance on December 19, just one month after it opened at Longac…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:33AM
Friday, December 3, 2021

Watch Broadway's Morgan James in 1st Installment of Playbill's Holiday Concert Series by Playbill

To celebrate the holiday season, the Playbill Studio is hosting the Holiday Concert Series, with a new episode released every Friday in December. In this first installment, Broadway's Morga…

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