Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Oklahoma’s Gabrielle Hamilton Among 2019 Bessie Award Winners by Dan Meyer

The NY Dance and Performance Awards ceremony was held October 14.

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Photo Flash: Lucy Hale Visits OKLAHOMA!

Lucy Hale recently stopped by Oklahoma! on Broadway and posed with some cast members backstage after the show.

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OKLAHOMA! Dancer Gabrielle Hamilton Named 'Outstanding Performer' At The Bessie Awards

Oklahoma dancer, Gabrielle Hamilton wins a Bessie Award for Outstanding Performer!

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Friday, October 11, 2019

See Oklahoma! Star Rebecca Naomi Jones Receive Her Sardi's Caricature by Lindsey Sullivan

Oklahoma! star and Björk-impressionist-extraordinaire Rebecca Naomi Jones experienced a milestone on October 10. Having won theater fans throughout her career for electric performances in P…

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VIDEO: OKLAHOMA's Ali Stroker Tells Us What To Do When They Say No

Oklahoma!'s Tony-winning star Ali Stroker is talking about overcoming struggle and moving past obstacles like people saying 'you can't.' Check out the video to see her motivational speech…

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Go Inside Rebecca Naomi Jones’ Sardi’s Portrait Unveiling by Marc J. Franklin

The Oklahoma! star joined the New York restaurant’s famed wall of caricatures October 10.

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Celebrate the 64th Anniversary of the Oklahoma! Movie With a Look Behind the Scenes by Nathan Skethway

The cinematic adaptation of the Rogers and Hammerstein musical premiered October 11, 1955.

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Photo Flash: Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada Go Way Down to OKLAHOMA!

Hadestown's Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada recently went 'way down' to visit Oklahoma!

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Photo Flash: Darren Criss and Lena Hall Stop By OKLAHOMA! On Broadway

Darren Criss and Lena Hall check out the Broadway revival of Oklahoma!

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LaChanze & Andrea Martin to Join Campbell Scott in A Christmas Carol on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning actresses LaChanze and Andrea Martin will return to Broadway this holiday season, taking on the roles of the Ghost of Christmas Present and the Ghost of Christmas Past, respect…

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Friday, October 4, 2019

Everything Going His Way: My Dad’s ‘Oklahoma!’ Accessibility Journey by American Theatre Editors

Taking my father, a Parkinson's patient and stroke survivor, to the current Broadway revival was a challenge, but well worth it.

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Photo Flash: Tim Robbins Stops By OKLAHOMA! On Broadway

Tim Robbins visited Oklahoma!, not the state, but the Tony Award winning Broadway revival and stopped backstage after the show at the Circle in the Square Theater. 

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Classic Stage Company to Honor Anika Noni Rose & Ted Chapin at Fall Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

Off-Broadway's Classic Stage has announced Tony winners Anika Noni Rose and Ted Chapin as honorees of the company's 2019 gala. CSC Artistic Director John Doyle will direct the event, to be h…

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Janie Dee & More Cast in Menier Chocolate Factory's Revival of The Boy Friend by Andy Lefkowitz

London's Menier Chocolate Factory has announced initial casting for its upcoming production of Sandy Wilson's delightful 1953 tuner The Boy Friend. Matthew White will direct the previously a…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Waitress Star Mark Evans & Broadway's Justin Mortelliti Tie the Knot by Andy Lefkowitz

Congratulations are in order! Mark Evans, currently starring as Dr. Pomatter in Waitress, and his longtime love, Broadway actor Justin Mortelliti, were married on September 30 at Gilbertsvi…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - September 30th - BEETLEJUICE and SLAVE PLAY Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Beetlejuice (5.16%), Freestyle Love Supreme (1.71%), Hadestown (1.31%), Ain't Too Proud (1.25%) and Oklahoma! (1.22%). The top growing current …

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Skylight’s OKLAHOMA! Takes Musical Storytelling To Extraordinary Heights by Matthew Perta

Brittani Moore (Laurey Williams) and Lucas Pastrana(Curly McLain). Photos by: Mark Frohna This fall, a [...] The post Skylight’s OKLAHOMA! Takes Musical Storytelling To Extraordinary Heigh…

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Ali Stroker Talks OKLAHOMA! in the New Series ABLE

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive video of Oklahoma! star Ali Stroker talking about what its like to play Ado Annie in a wheelchair in ABLE: a series!

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

From Cornbread to Cowboy Boots, Go Backstage at Oklahoma! with These Exclusive Photos by Broadway.com

You just cain't say no to peeking through behind-the-scenes photos at a Broadway show! If you want to know what goes on backstage before and during a performance of the Tony-winning revival…

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Fosse/Verdon, Pose, Hadestown, and Oklahoma! Nominated for Casting Society’s Artios Awards by Adam Hetrick

The 35th annual awards, which recognize the work of casting directors in film, television and theatre, will be presented in ceremonies in London, New York, and Los Angeles this January.

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Nicolas Dromard Returns to Jersey Boys as Tommy DeVito by Andy Lefkowitz

Nicolas Dromard, a multi-talented former star of Jersey Boys, reprises his turn as Tommy DeVito in the off-Broadway production at New World Stages beginning on September 23. He replaces Core…

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Review: The Lists We Live by in Daniel Fish’s ‘White Noise’ by Ben Brantley

This distillation of Don DeLillo’s 1985 novel, by the director who deconstructed “Oklahoma!,” catalogs the clutter of the American mind.

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Friday, September 20, 2019

Tony Winner Ali Stroker on Why She Doesn't Always Need to Be the Disability Advocate in the Room by Olivia Clement

The Oklahoma! star opens up about her career and experiences in ABLE: A Series, out now.

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20 Questions in 2 Minutes with Oklahoma! Star James Davis

Watch Oklahoma! star James Davis take 20 questions about Will Parker, the Tony-winning revival, his passion for travel, and life backstage.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Odds & Ends: Tony-Winning Oklahoma! to Hold Benefit Performance for Actors Fund & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Tony-Winning Oklahoma! to Hold Benefit Performance for Actors Fund The cast of the Tony-winning revival of Oklahoma! is givi…

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OKLAHOMA! Adds Performance Benefitting The Actors Fund

The Actors Fund announced that Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma is holding a special ninth performance this Sunday, September 22, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. to benefit The Actors Fund at the Cir…

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From Oklahoma! via Cats to Falsettos: My Stagey Week by Philip Dehany

It’s been another crazy busy Stagey week. I moved flats, travelled to Chichester, Kilworth, and Dartford, saw five shows, two cabarets, interviewed nine people and had a very early start o…

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Broadway Oklahoma! Adds Special Performance Benefiting The Actors Fund by Logan Culwell-Block

The Tony-winning revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical continues at the Circle in the Square Theatre.

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Monday, September 16, 2019

From Central Europe to the Wild West: Interview with Bence Mezei by Seth Boyce

In a previous interview, FringeArts talked to Kelly Copper of Nature Theater of Oklahoma about Pursuit of Happiness, a work of dance-theater created in collaboration with the Slovenian dance…

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Saturday, September 14, 2019

Review: ‘Helen on Wheels’ at Best Medicine Rep by Bob Ashby

The central character in Best Medicine Rep’s (BMR) DC-area premiere of Cricket Daniel’s Helen on Wheels, Helen Wheeler (Liz Weber), is a 74-year old Oklahoma widow full of vim, vigor, an…

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Friday, September 13, 2019

'Skintight' is a taut examination of our obsession with youth and beauty by Maureen Lee Lenker

Skintight, now making its West Coast premiere at Los Angeles’ Geffen Playhouse, is an acerbic, neurotic, heart-achingly funny meditation on family, love, and beauty – and how we quantify…

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