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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The New One’s Mike Birbiglia on Touring Insanity, Eating Broadway Stars & More on Side by Side by Susan Blackwell by Lindsey Sullivan

Mike Birbiglia in The New One (Photo by Joan Marcus) Comedian Mike Birbiglia is making his Broadway debut in The New One, his latest solo show playing at the Cort Theatre through January 2…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Is Okay With People Falling Asleep at THE NEW ONE by Stage Tube

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers.' During the interview, hetalks about his college days with Nick Kroll and why he's okay with people fallin…

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Broadway Grosses: The Ferryman Shows No Signs of Stopping as Box Office Surpasses One Million by Broadway.com

Jez Butterworth's sprawling drama The Ferryman is the talk of the town. Under the direction of Sam Mendes, the 30-plus-member cast at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre is stirring audiences …

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Monday, December 3, 2018

How Mike Birbiglia Lived Out His Recurring Nightmare On A Broadway Stage by Artsjournal1

“My recurring nightmare was me, onstage, in this 1,100-seat theater, with no people in it. I’ve had it ever since we even talked about doing the show [The New One] on Broadway. S…

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Broadway Grosses: Pretty Woman Still Going Strong at Start of Holiday Season by Broadway.com

The acclaimed musical adaptation of the smash 1990 film Pretty Woman might have opened at the kickoff of the fall season, but despite a slew of additional new musical productions having debu…

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Top Theatre Stories: November 30, 2018 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about Be More Chill, Cats movie, and The New One in today's news.

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VIDEO: THE NEW ONE's Mike Birbiglia Announces Contest to be His Understudy by Stage Tube

Last night, Mike Birbiglia was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' During his interview, Birbiglia announceda contest to become his understudy for his Broadway show, 'The Ne…

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Mike Birbiglia Wants YOU to Be His Broadway Understudy by Ruthie Fierberg

The famed comedian is holding online auditions for his cover in his current show, The New One.

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Four Celebrated Shows Excel in a Record-Breaking Week by Broadway.com

Thanksgiving week saw a slew of productions setting new records on Broadway. Perhaps the most notable came from the Tony-winning two-part play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, setting a fr…

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Sunday, November 25, 2018

THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues by Peter Filichia

A “new one” is usually considered something good, even great — and certainly better than a second-hand item. In the...Continue Reading The post THE NEW ONE: Parental Issues appeare…

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

'The New One' Follows Comedian Mike Birbiglia's Journey To Parenthood

Comedian Mike Birbiglia was staunchly opposed to having a kid. Then he and his wife had one. He talks with NPR's Ari Shapiro about his new Broadway show, The New One, about what happened nex…

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