Monday, August 26, 2019

Odds & Ends: Viola Davis to Play Michelle Obama in Showtime Series & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Viola Davis Tapped to Play Michelle Obama in First Ladies Series According to Deadline, two-time Tony winner, Oscar winner and E…

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Mike Birbiglia to Launch Tour of The New One in D.C. by Olivia Clement

The Broadway play’s first stop will be the National Theatre in the fall.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

When The Audience is the Ensemble by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady I’m one of those theatergoers that runs away screaming at the idea of “audience participation.” I avo…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

National Theatre Announces 2019-2020 Broadway Season by News Desk

The National Theatre’s 2019-2020 “Broadway at the National” season continues its history as the nation’s oldest touring theatre with a lineup of a dozen shows. Notably, eight product…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Hadestown Tops Outer Critics Award Winners by Laurenyarger

Amber Gray and the Broadway cast of Hadestown credit Matthew Murphy Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Awards Winners are in bold with * OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY *The Ferryman Ink Networ…

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Friday, May 10, 2019

The Scenic Designer Behind Be More Chill, The New One, and More Says His Broadway Designs All Have 1 Thing in Common by Mark Peikert

Tony Award winner Beowulf Boritt, who has built a Broadway swimming pool and supercomputer, says the his work always lies in simplicity.

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Monday, May 6, 2019

BWW TV: Off-Broadway Shines Bright at the 2019 Lortel Awards! by Tv - Red Carpets

The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out last night to recipients in 19 categories, with one special award and three honorary awards also besto…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards! by Jennifer Broski

The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out last night to recipients in 19 categories, with one special award and three honorary awards also besto…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Odds & Ends: Mike Birbiglia to Host 2019 Lortel Awards & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Mike Birbiglia to Host 2019 Lortel Awards Mike Birbiglia, the acclaimed comedic monologuist who earned acclaim this season for …

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Drama Desk Nominations Are In by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK NOMINATIONS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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2018 - 2019: The Season That Was... by JK

With today's opening of Beetlejuice, the Broadway 2018 - 2019 is in the record books. Actually, the season doesn't officially end until May 26th, but unofficially, the Tony Awards cut off is…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Outer Critics Nominations Announced by Laurenyarger

Outer Critics Circle 2018-2019 Award Nominations OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY PLAY The Ferryman Ink Network To Kill a Mockingbird What the Constitution Means to Me OUTSTANDING NEW BROADWAY MUS…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Jamie deRoy & friends by Barry Gordin

Show at Birdland benefits The Actors Fund April 16, 2019:  Hostess/producer Jamie DeRoy brought her multi-MAC Award-winning Variety Show, Jamie deRoy & friends, back to Birdland on M…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Center Theatre Group's 2019–2020 Season Includes Sting in The Last Ship and John Leguizamo’s Latin History for Morons by Adam Hetrick

The theatre’s new lineup will also feature the Tony-winning revival of Once On This Island, Mike Birbiglia's The New One, and the L.A. return of The Book of Mormon.

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THE LAST SHIP, THE NEW ONE, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and More Lead CTGLA Season by BroadwayWorld

Artistic Director Michael Ritchie announced Center Theatre Group's 53rd season at the Ahmanson Theatre featuring seven shows from all across the theatrical spectrum with three exciting music…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Call Me Vicky Q&A video: Celebrating transgender progress & working-class voices onstage by Featured Content

It was a great big family affair for my post-show Q&A at Call Me Vicky at the Pleasance Theatre this past weekend. The new one-act comedy-drama marks the playwriting debut for sisters St…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Broadway Feels Slight Winter Chill As Box Office Dips To $30M; ‘American Son’, ‘Waverly Gallery’ Take Final Bows by Greg Evans

Broadway box office survived the New York chill last week, with receipts dropping a small 5% despite the loss of two productions and some widely spread, if undramatic, downturns. Total recei…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Tony Awards' Second Set of Rulings in 2018-2019 Season: Prom Standouts Eligible as Leads & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on January 24 for the second time this season to confirm the eligibility status of 10 Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing'…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Waitress Breaks a Million with New Duo Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel by Broadway.com

Grosses are rising at the hit Broadway musical Waitress, which surpassed one million dollars in its second week featuring new stars Sara Bareilles and Gavin Creel. In the third engagement ap…

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Monday, January 21, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 21st - THE PROM and THE NEW ONE Top Growth For 2nd Consecutive Week by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.55, The Cher Show 1.42, King Kong 1.04, My Fair Lady 1.03 and Pretty Woman 1.03.The top growing current Broadway plays were The New …

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

His Last Laugh- Mike Birgiglia's THE NEW ONE Plays Final Performance Today by BroadwayWorld

Mike Birbiglia will have the last laugh The Broadway engagement of The New One, directed by Seth Barrish, plays its final performance today, January 20, following 81 performances and 18 prev…

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Mike Birbiglia: The New One Closes on Broadway January 20 by Olivia Clement

The comedian and filmmaker wraps up his limited engagement at the Cort Theatre.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

See Ira Glass and Mike Birbiglia Celebrate the Winners of The New One’s Understudy Contest by Marc J. Franklin

The winners of Birbiglia’s challenge took the stage at the Cort Theatre to perform their monologues.

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel Serve Up a Box Office Boost at Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

It was an exciting week for fans of the beloved Broadway musical Waitress. The show's Tony-nominated composer, Sara Bareilles, returned to the stage in the central role of Jenna, joined …

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Monday, January 7, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 7th - THE PROM and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.29, The Cher Show 1.66, Head Over Heels 1.28, Once On this Island 1.04 and King Kong 0.92.The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Mike Birbiglia, Anthony Rapp & More Among Speakers Set for BroadwayCon Industry Day by Broadway.com

An A-list group of Broadway industry leaders have been announced to take part in the 2019 edition of Industry Day at BroadwayCon. The event will be held at the New York Hilton Midtown on Jan…

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

Experience Comedian Mike Birbiglia's Hilarious, Heartwarming Solo Show The New One by Broadway.com

Comedian Mike Birbiglia makes his Broadway debut talking about all of the reasons he shouldn't become a parent—and what happened when he decided to anyway.

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Friday, December 21, 2018

The New One's Mike Birbiglia Snacks on Pizza, Talks His Fave Broadway Brains & More by Broadway.com

The New One star Mike Birbiglia shares stories about the first laugh he ever got, the craziest thing he's seen in his comedy travels, and which Broadway brain he'd like to eat.

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