Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Watch Hamilton Stars Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Belt Out ’Wide Open Plains’ From Gun & Powder by Andrew Gans

Slave Play's Robert O’Hara directs the world premiere of the new musical at Virginia’s Signature Theatre.

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

A ‘Slave Play’ Post-Mortem By The Cast And Creative Team by Artsjournal1

Producer Greg Nobile: “Just north of 30 percent of our audience were what we call ‘new to file,’ which means they were actually first-time ticket buyers, which is an incredible number.…

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Sony Pictures Acquires Foreign Distribution Rights to ZOLA, Written by Jeremy O. Harris

Deadline reports that Sony Pictures bought the foreign distribution rights to 'Zola,' the Twitter-originated film directed by Janicza Bravo and written by Bravo and 'Slave Play' playwright J…

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Odds & Ends: Inheritance & Slave Play Scribes to Be Honored by Human Rights Campaign & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Inheritance & Slave Play Scribes to Be Honored by Human Rights Campaign The Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest L…

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Was Broadway Ready for ‘Slave Play’? by Elizabeth A. Harris and Reggie Ugwu

The show about race, sex and trauma didn’t earn back its costs, but did demonstrate that audiences would turn out to see, and argue about, risky material.

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Broadway Playwrights Jeremy O. Harris & Matthew Lopez To Receive HRC’s LGBTQ Equality Award by Greg Evans

Broadway playwrights Jeremy O. Harris (Slave Play) and Matthew Lopez (The Inheritance) will be honored by the Human Rights Campaign with each receiving this year’s HRC Equality Award. HRC,…

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Slave Play's Jeremy O. Harris and The Inheritance's Matthew Lopez to Be Honored at Human Rights Campaign Gala by Ryan McPhee

The two playwrights will receive the HRC Equality Award at the February event.

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Photo Flash: Emmy Raver-Lampman, Solea Pfeiffer, and More in Rehearsal For GUN & POWDER at Signature Theatre

Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Angelica Chér…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Broadway Grosses w/e 01/19/2020: Oh, Not A Beautiful Mornin’

Last week grosses dipped slightly by 3% to $30M. The holiday weekend did not bring the typical attendance boost, which actually dropped by 4%. Two productions played their final performances…

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

‘A Soldier’s Play’ Broadway Review: Stars David Alan Grier & Blair Underwood Earn Stripes In Charles Fuller’s Potent 1981 Masterpiece by Greg Evans

Nearly 40 years after its celebrated Off Broadway debut and subsequent hit movie adaptation, Charles Fuller’s Pulitzer Prize-winning A Soldier’s Play, opening tonight on Broadway at the …

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Broadway Box Office Keeps Warm At $30M; ‘Oklahoma!’, ‘Slave Play’ Leave On High Notes by Greg Evans

Broadway settled into its new winter clothes last week, with recent arrivals My Name Is Lucy Barton, Grand Horizons and A Soldier’s Play padding the roster as Oklahoma! and Slave Play join…

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Grosses Analysis: Oklahoma! and Slave Play End Broadway Runs With a Bang by Ryan McPhee

The two buzzy productions earned their highest grosses in their final weeks.

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The Hot-Button Issue In ‘Slave Play’ That People Aren’t Talking About by Artsjournal1

“I am also interested in consent, by far the least attended to aspect of the play, which we encounter in the especially difficult junction between sexuality and trauma. At this strained in…

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Video: SLAVE PLAY Director Robert O'Hara Addresses The Closing Night Crowd

Jeremy O. Harris's Slave Play, directed by Robert O'Hara, concluded its Broadway run at the John Golden Theatre yesterday. The show played 29 previews and 121 regular performances. Check …

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VIDEO: Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing 'Freedom' From GUN & POWDER

Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman are set to star as the Clarke sisters, Mary and Martha, in Signature Theatre's world premiere production of Gun & Powder with book and lyrics by Ang…

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Watch Hamilton Stars Solea Pfeiffer and Emmy Raver-Lampman Sing ’Freedom’ From New Musical Gun & Powder by Andrew Gans

Slave Play's Robert O’Hara will direct the upcoming world premiere at Virginia’s Signature Theatre.

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Final Bow: How Slave Play Taught Joaquina Kalukango to Get out of Her Own Head

The star of Jeremy O. Harris's Broadway drama learns how to not let people's responses get in the way of storytelling.

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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play Wraps Up Broadway Run January 19 by Olivia Clement

The critically acclaimed play, directed by Robert O'Hara, concludes its extended, limited engagement at the Golden Theatre.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

‘Slave Play’ becomes part of NYPL’s Theatre on Film and Tape Archive by Broadway Select

Wednesday night’s performance of “Slave Play” will be filmed by the New York Public Library’s Theatre on Film and Tape...Continue Reading The post ‘Slave Play’ becomes part of NY…

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Oklahoma! and Slave Play Are Among Our Top 5 Shows to See This Week

This is your last chance to see two of the biggest Broadway shows of last year.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

‘Slave Play’ becomes part of NYPL’s Theatre on Film and Tape Archive by Caitlin Huston

Wednesday night’s performance of “Slave Play” will be filmed by the New York Public Library’s Theatre on Film and Tape Archive. Every year, the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive films…

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Slave Play to Be Recorded by Lincoln Center Tonight

The recording of Jeremy O. Harris's play will be added to the New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive.

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Slave Play To Be Preserved on Film by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Jeremy O. Harris’s Slave Play has certainly proven to be one of the most talked-about plays of the 2019-2020 Broadway season. Heralded by critics and named on the top-ten lists of 2019 by …

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SLAVE PLAY Will Be Recorded Tonight By Lincoln Center for the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive

Slave Play, written by Jeremy O. Harris and directed by Robert O'Hara, will be recorded tonight for the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, part of the New York Public Library for the Perform…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 15th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL & AMERICAN UTOPIA Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (2.11%), Ain't Too Proud (1.47%), Hadestown (1.23%), Beetlejuice (1.19%) and Frozen (1.12%). The top growing current Broadwa…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Winners of Red Bull Theater's SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Will be Performed Along with Jeremy O Harris & Theresa Rebeck

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director | Jim Bredeson, Managing Director) today announced that submissions are now open for their 10th annual festival of 10-minute plays of height…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Slave Play’s Jeremy O. Harris to Curate a Performance Series for NYC’s High Line by Olivia Clement

The 2020 Out of Line series will feature multidisciplinary performances inspired by the popular elevated pathway in Manhattan.

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Joaquina Kalukango on Why She Needs to Go on Vacation After Slave Play by Michael Appler

Joaquina Kalukango currently stars as Kaneisha in Slave Play on Broadway, Jeremy O. Harris’ exploration of race and trauma. Slave Play’s intricate discussions about the lingering prese…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Joaquina Kalukango of Slave Play by Broadway.com

Joaquina Kalukango stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about Slave Play and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The Inheritance, Slave Play, Jagged Little Pill & More Shows Nab GLAAD Media Award Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Five main-stem works were honored by the media advocacy organization GLAAD on January 8 with nominations for the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The shows fill out the Outstanding Broadway P…

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2019-2020 BROADWAY SEASON
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