Monday, January 27, 2020

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

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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A Story to Tell: Go Behind the Scenes with These Exclusive Backstage Photos at The Inheritance by Michael Appler

The Inheritance has a cast of 13 men, each engaged in telling Matthew Lopez's cross-generational study of gay life, community and the legacy of AIDS in America. For the actors who take on…

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Broadway Grosses: Innovative West Side Story Revival Draws Full Houses in Previews by

The fresh Broadway revival of West Side Story is nearing hit status, and it hasn't even reached opening night. The exciting new take on the classic musical from director Ivo van Hove has p…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 27thth - AMERICAN UTOPIA & JAGGED LITTLE PILL Top Growth For 3rd Consecutive Week

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (1.90%), Hadestown (1.19%), Beetlejuice (1.11%), Oklahoma! (0.85%) and Ain't Too Proud (0.82%). The top growing cu…

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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

Broadway Baby! Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Justin Mikita Are Expecting Their First Child by Michael Appler

Tony nominee Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Broadway producer Justin Mikita are expecting their first child. Ferguson, who will appear on Broadway this season in a revival of Take Me Out, announc…

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Broadway Grosses: As Winter Sets In, Tina—The Tina Turner Musical Is Still a Hot Commodity by

The music of Tina Turner has been pulsing through the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre since Tina—The Tina Turner Musical began performances back in October. The bio-musical about the Queen of Rock '…

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Monday, January 20, 2020

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 20thth - AMERICAN UTOPIA & JAGGED LITTLE PILL Top Growth For 2nd Consecutive Week

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (1.70%), Ain't Too Proud (1.20%), Beetlejuice (1.10%), Oklahoma! (1.01%) and Frozen (0.93%). The top growing curre…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Jordan Barbour on the 'Great Fraternity' He Has Found in Broadway's The Inheritance by

Jordan Barbour, Darryl Gene Daughtry Jr., Kyle Soller, Arturo Luís Soria and Kyle Harris in The Inheritance (Photo: Matthew Murphy) In The Inheritance, newcomer Jordan Barbour is tasked w…

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How Does the Cast of The Inheritance Make It Through 3 Two-Show Days a Week? by Dan Meyer

Tony Goldwyn, Kyle Soller, and Andrew Burnap visited The Today Show January 17.

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VIDEO: Tony Goldwyn, Kyle Soller, Andrew Burnap Talk THE INHERITANCE on TODAY

On Friday morning, actors Tony Goldwyn, Kyle Soller and Andrew Burnap joined the 3rd hour of TODAY to discuss their critically acclaimed Broadway show, a?oeThe Inheritance,a?? which follows …

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Jordan Barbour stops by HQ to chat about The Inheritance and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

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

Broadway Grosses: Smash-Hit Freestyle Love Supreme Goes Out on a High Note by

The company of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Freestyle Love Supreme concluded its run in good spirits. The newly anointed Broadway hit packed the Booth Theatre to 101.60% capacity in its final week,…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Watch Jimmy Fallon Tell Matthew Lopez and Kyle Soller About Crying During The Inheritance by Michael Appler

Jimmy Fallon attended the opening day of the The Inheritance on Broadway, and Matthew Lopez found him in tears after the curtain fell, the playwright said on The Tonight Show. Lopez appe…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Which Version Of Equal Are We Talking About? by Artsjournal

One goal, “equality of resources,” might be achieved by dividing the inheritance evenly, but it has the downside of failing to recognize important differences among the parties involved.…

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What Happened When Broadway’s Matthew Lopez Sat Down With Hollywood’s Lena Waithe by Ruthie Fierberg

The Olivier-winning The Inheritance playwright and the Emmy-winning Master of None writer talked about diversity, representation, and making progress in entertainment.

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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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Five Broadway productions nominated for GLAAD Media Awards by Caitlin Huston

GLAAD has nominated five Broadway productions as part of its 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards.  This year’s Broadway nominees, chosen from productions that opened during 2019, are: “Choir…

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Rocketman, Euphoria, Lil Naz X, more land GLAAD Media Award nominations by Nick Romano

Instead of talking about all the room for improvement in pop culture (once again), let’s take a moment to celebrate the strides made in 2019 with LGBTQ representation. On Wednesday, GLAAD …

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GLAAD Media Awards Nominate Slave Play, The Inheritance, Jagged Little Pill, More by Dan Meyer

The Outstanding Broadway Production category returned to the awards celebrating LGBTQ+ representation after a six-year hiatus.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

The Inheritance **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons January 6, 2019: Somewhere in Matthew Lopez’s 7-hour epic, The Inheritance, there’s a fairly good two or two-and-a-half-hour play. Not a great play, or a terrib…

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Broadway Grosses: Beetlejuice Breaks Winter Garden Box Office Record for Third Time by

Say it three times, indeed. The Tony-nominated musical Beetlejuice broke the Winter Garden Theatre's box office for the third time this week, grossing $1,435,799.00 in seven performances. De…

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VIDEO: Tony Goldwyn Takes His First Bow In THE INHERITANCE

Tony Goldwyn officially joined the company of Matthew Lopez' The Inheritance on January 5 for a four month limited engagement, and we're getting a look inside the star's first bow in the cri…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 6th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL Tops Musical Growth Following New Year's Performance!

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (7.23%), West Side Story (6.04%), Beetlejuice (3.97%), The Lightning Thief (2.28%) and Hadestown (2.04%). The top …

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Sunday, January 5, 2020

Tony Goldwyn Joins THE INHERITANCE on Broadway Tonight, January 5

Tony Goldwyn joins the company of Matthew Lopez' The Inheritance beginning tonight, January 5, for a four month limited engagement!

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Tony Goldwyn Begins Broadway Run in The Inheritance by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony Goldwyn returns to Broadway on January 5, stepping into the role of Henry Wilcox in Matthew Lopez's two-part drama The Inheritance. Goldwyn assumes the role for a four-month limited run…

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Tony Goldwyn Temporarily Takes Over for John Benjamin Hickey in Broadway's The Inheritance by Dan Meyer

The Scandal star portrays Henry Wilcox while Hickey works on Plaza Suite.

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

🍸 The Inheritance (Closing June 7th, 2020) by Theater With A Twist

The Inheritance (Parts 1 and 2) at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre Credits: Written by Matthew Lopez; Directed by Stephen Daldry Cast: Andrew Burnap, Jordan Barbour,

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