Friday, September 18, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020

Donations From Project Sing Out! Lead to $30,000 in Grants to School Theatre Programs in Need by Logan Culwell-Block

The streamed concert event from executive producer and Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore took place in July.

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Monday, September 14, 2020

The Best Audition Suggestions for Seussical the Musical – by Character by Performerstuff

The Best Audition Suggestions for Seussical the Musical – by Character  Written by Tiffany Wilkie August 20, 2020 “Oh, the Thinks You Can Think” when you let Performer Stuff’s…

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Friday, September 11, 2020

Checking In With… Kenita R. Miller, Star of Once On This Island, Come From Away, Bella: An American Tall Tale, More by Andrew Gans

"Oppression doesn't care if you're on Broadway or in a movie. This is a movement in history where we all have the opportunity to evolve as human beings."

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Free TheaterMania Jigsaw Puzzle: Once On This Island Edition

See how long it takes for you to put this puzzle back together.

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Educational Theatre Foundation's Project Sing Out! Wins Gold Hermes Creative Award by Logan Culwell-Block

The streamed event from executive producer and Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore raised funds for arts education.

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part II by JK

Earlier this week, we continued our Best of the Decade series with the first twelve Up and Comers of Broadway who came to our attention over the past ten seasons. Today, we give you the ot…

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Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Rodrick Covington's Core Rhythm Fitness is Hosting a Virtual Fundraiser to Benefit the Black Lives Matter Movement

Rodrick Covington, whose most recent Broadway credit was Papa Ge in the Tony Award Winning Revival of Once On This Island, will be hosting, with his company Core Rhythm Fitness, a powerful V…

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Live-Action Mulan Film Will Arrive on Disney+ September 4 by Lindsey Sullivan

After a big screen premiere date for the Mulan live-action film was continuously delayed due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, the action-packed movie will now be offered in audiences' home…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part I by JK

Over the past ten seasons, theater fans were blessed with some amazing performances, design marvels and directorial wonders from from lifelong favorites. But the decade also brought us the b…

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

BWW Prompts: Who Should Star in the Once on This Island Adaptation?

We asked our readers who they would dream cast in the upcoming Once on This Island adaptation.

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Friday, July 31, 2020

Today on Broadway: Friday, July 31, 2020 by Ashley Steves

A “Once On This Island” Film Adaptation Is In The Works At Disney+, Webber and Mackintosh Clarify “Phantom” Closing Comments “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday…

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ONCE ON THIS ISLAND movie musical set to be produced for Disney+ by Sean McLoughlin

Building off the success of the movie musical adaptation of Hamilton, reports have confirmed another musical is being adapted for

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Wake Up With BWW 7/31: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Adaptation Coming to Disney+, and More!

Today's top stories: an adaptation of Once On This Island is headed to Disney+, The Phantom of the Opera will not close permanently in the West End, and more!

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Disney+ Film Adaptation of Once On This Island in the Works by Lindsey Sullivan

Once On This Island is being adapted into a movie for Disney+. Playwright Jocelyn Bioh, perhaps best known for School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play, is set to pen the script for the…

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Disney+ to Adapt Once On This Island Musical Film Written by Jocelyn Bioh by Broadway Direct

Disney+ is adapting a film version of Once On This Island, originally written by Lynn Ahrens and composed by Stephen Flaherty, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Playwright Jocelyn Bioh,…

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Breaking: Jocelyn Bioh Will Adapt ONCE ON THIS ISLAND for Release on Disney+

Oh gods, oh gods! According to the Hollywood Reporter, Disney+ is developing a feature adaptation of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Once On This Island, with a screenplay by playwright …

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Disney+ Developing Film Adaptation of Once On This Island by Nile Andah

Fresh off of the release of Hamilton, Disney+ is sticking with musicals and bringing an adaptation of Once On This Island to its platform! Jocelyn Bioh will pen the script and Wanuri Kahiu w…

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Film Adaptation of Once On This Island in the Works at Disney+ by Ryan McPhee

Jocelyn Bioh is attached to adapt the Ahrens and Flaherty musical for the screen.

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Disney Plus Developing Once On This Island Musical Film Written by Jocelyn Bioh

The musical is penned by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty.

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Friday, July 24, 2020

Watch LaChanze, Jelani Alladin, George Salazr, More Sing 'We Tell the Story' in the Project Sing Out! Finale by Logan Culwell-Block

Executive produced and featuring appearances by Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore, Project Sing Out! benefited the Educational Theatre Foundation.

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Monday, July 13, 2020

Whoopi Goldberg, Lea Salonga, George Salazar, Colman Domingo, More Join Project Sing Out! Lineup by Logan Culwell-Block

The event, benefiting the Educational Theatre Foundation, is executive produced by Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore and will stream exclusively on Playbill July 20.

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Whoopi Goldberg, Lea Salonga, George Salazar, Colman Domingo, Robin Roberts, More Join Project Sing Out! Lineup by Logan Culwell-Block

The event, benefiting the Educational Theatre Foundation, is executive produced by Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore and will stream exclusively on Playbill July 20.

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Thursday, July 9, 2020

VIDEO: The Original Cast and Creatives of ALTAR BOYZ Join Ken Davenport on The Producer's Perspective

Tony Award-winning producer, Ken Davenport (Once On This Island) launches his new season of The Producer's Perspective Podcast today

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Merle Dandridge Talks About Growing With Greenleaf, Why Her Co-Stars Didn't Recognize Her in Once On This Island, and Her Tina Turner Moment in Dreamc by Mark Peikert

The stage and screen star joined Playbill's Stream Stealers June 30 to discuss the fifth and final season of the OWN series, as well as HBO Max's upcoming The Flight Attendant.

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Friday, June 26, 2020

Broadway Games: Six Degrees of Broadway Separation by JK

Can you figure out how these shows connect to each other in order? Are they connected by an actor? A director? The theater they played in? Or something else altogether? Remember, you are fig…

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

Ms. Broadway June 2020: LaChanze and Celia Rose Gooding by JK

This is a first for us - a mother/daughter pair - being honored as Ms. Broadway. But, given that they both won the first ever Antonyo Award for Best Actor in a Musical off-Broadway (LaChanze…

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Chita Rivera, Don Cheadle, Vanessa Williams, Audra McDonald, More Join Online Benefit Concert Project Sing Out by Logan Culwell-Block

The event, benefiting the Educational Theatre Foundation, is executive produced by Once On This Island Tony nominee Hailey Kilgore and will stream exclusively on Playbill.

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Celia Rose Gooding, Alex Newell and Christian Dante White Join Michael James Scott for Special Pride Roundtable by Caitlin Moynihan

As previously announced, Aladdin star Michael James Scott has joined the team of Broadway.com's popular daily live news show #LiveatFive to host a weekly roundtable discussion with theater s…

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Monday, June 8, 2020

Watch Alex Newell's Powerful Rendition of Hairspray Anthem 'I Know Where I've Been' by Andrew Gans

The star of Glee and Broadway's Once On This Island offers a message of hope with the Marc Shaiman-Scott Wittman tune.

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