Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Drama Desk Award Winners 2022: Spreading the Love Around - 'Clyde's,' 'Company' and 'SIX' win four awards each by Raven Snook

Clyde's, Company and SIX win four awards each --- Talk about spreading the love! No one production dominated the 2022 Drama Desk Awards, which honor shows on Broadway and beyond in NYC. The …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, June 2, 2022

…what the end will be by Jk Clarke

By Brian Scott Lipton . . .  What does it mean to be a gay black male in America today? It’s a question that’s been pondered on many New York stages this past season, in shows ranging f…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 11:30PM
Friday, May 20, 2022

Watch Matt Doyle Pay Tribute to Stephen Sondheim as Company Receives GLAAD Media Award by Andrew Gans, Michael Wiltbank

Company and Thoughts of a Colored Man were named winners of this year's GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Broadway Production.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:54AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Thoughts of a Colored Man & Company Win GLAAD Media Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Thoughts of a Colored Man and Company tied for Outstanding Broadway Production at the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The New York ceremony was hosted by celebrity Peloton instructor Cody Ri…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:48AM
Saturday, May 7, 2022

COMPANY, THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN and More Honored at 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards NYC

GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer media advocacy organization, announced recipients for 16 of this year's 30 categories for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Medi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:08AM
Friday, May 6, 2022

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Receives Outstanding Broadway Production Award At GLAAD Media Awards

Tonight, the Broadway play Thoughts of a Colored Man, written by Keenan Scott II, was honored with the Outstanding Broadway Production Award at the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The ceremo…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:44PM

Broadway's Thoughts of a Colored Man and Company Named Winners at 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards by Andrew Gans

Wilson Cruz and Judith Light were also among the honorees.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33PM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Kandi Burruss to Join Producing Team of THE PIANO LESSON on Broadway

Kandi Burruss, the Grammy Award-winning singer / songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, star of “the Real Housewives of Atlanta” on BRAVO, and producer of Thoughts of a Colored Man, alongs…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:29PM

Kandi Burruss & Todd Tucker Join ‘The Piano Lesson’ Broadway Producing Team by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE Real Housewives of Atlanta star Kandi Burruss and husband/executive producer Todd Tucker have joined the producing team of Broadway’s upcoming The Piano Lesson revival starring S…

SOURCE: Deadline at 02:00PM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Lehman Trilogy, Kimberly Akimbo, Harmony Lead Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations by Lauren Yarger

  The Lehman Trilogy, Harmony and Kimberly Akimbo lead nominations for the The Outer Critics Circle Awards honoring the 2021-2022 Broadway and Off-Broadway season. The Lehman Trilogy, …

SOURCE: reflectionsinthelight.blogspot.com at 02:32PM
Friday, April 15, 2022

What's It Like Designing Costumes for Three Shows at Once? - Three-time Tony nominee Toni-Leslie James on her very busy return season by Ayanna Prescod

Three-time Tony nominee Toni-Leslie James on her very busy return season --- Toni-Leslie James didn't just make it as a costume designer. The self-taught Broadway vet and Yale School of Dram…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, March 3, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend March 4-6 - See An Evening with Lerner and Loewe, West Side Story, last weekend for FRIGID Festiva by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, March 4 to Sunday, March 6, for f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, February 25, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend February 25-27 - See Billy Porter, George Salazar and Joe Iconis in concert, FRIGID Festival and m by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, February 25 to Sunday, February 2…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, February 18, 2022

25+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend February 18-21 - See dances by Alvin Ailey and Mark Morris, a Sondheim tribute concert, 'The Blues by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Presidents' Day weekend, Friday, February 18 to Mo…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Friday, February 11, 2022

Exciting & Inexpensive Theatre: 10 Shows to See Off-Off Broadway in February - See Michael Urie in a new comedy, eclectic offerings at the FRIGID by Andrew Block

See Michael Urie in a new comedy, eclectic offerings at the FRIGID Festival, The Wooster Group and more --- Now that the omicron disruption has subsided, Off-Off Broadway is back and busier …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, February 10, 2022

#1 We Are Not New to the Theatre by Bpn Admin As

Hear from producer Brian Moreland and Broadway ad exec Aaliytha Stevens about how they have crafted careers on Broadway, and what the future of Broadway holds. Brian Moreland was the …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 08:19AM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Company, Thoughts of a Colored Man and More Earn GLAAD Media Award Nominations by Lindsey Sullivan

Three Broadway productions were honored by the media advocacy organization GLAAD on January 19 with nominations for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. The Outstanding Broadway Production ca…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:24PM

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN, COMPANY & More Nominated for 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD, the world's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) media advocacy organization, today announced the nominees for the 33rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards. RuPaul's …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:43PM
Wednesday, January 12, 2022

‘Girl From the North Country’ Latest Broadway Show to Go on Hiatus as COVID Wreaks Havoc by Rebecca Rubin

“Girl From the North Country,” a Broadway musical featuring Bob Dylan songs, will close on Jan. 23, but the show’s producers hope to open again in the spring. It’s the latest show, f…

SOURCE: Variety at 05:51PM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

I Stand Corrected About Standing Ovations - After 18 months of no in-person theatre, I'm happy to leap to my feet these days by Linda Buchwald

After 18 months of no in-person theatre, I'm happy to leap to my feet these days --- When I saw Company last month, I jumped up to applaud before the cast even started to bow. My companion t…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, December 25, 2021

‘THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN’ AND ‘WAITRESS’ GO DARK ON BROADWAY AMID OMICRON by Robert Shuman

(Jesse O’Neill’s article appeared in the New York Post, 12/24;  via Drudge Report; Photo: “Thoughts of a Colored Man” will not resume after its performing shows last week.John Nacio…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 06:37PM
Friday, December 24, 2021

COVID Claims Broadway’s ‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ by Matthew Wexler

Despite efforts to keep the show open including the playwright stepping in, 'Thoughts of a Colored Man' concludes its Broadway run due to COVID. The post COVID Claims Broadway’s ‘Thought…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 12:03PM
Thursday, December 23, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man Ends Its Broadway Run

Keenan Scott II's play had its final performance on Wednesday, December 23.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:03PM

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man Closes on Broadway by Talaura Harms

Due to the current COVID-19 surge, the play has ended its run with no plans to return.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:24PM

Thoughts of a Colored Man Played Last Broadway Performance on December 22 by Broadway.com

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man has ended its Broadway run early. The new play began previews at the John Golden Theatre on October 1 and opened on October 13. This marked the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:18PM

THOUGHTS OF A COLORED MAN Ends Broadway Run

The Keenan Scott II play, directed by Steven H. Broadnax III has tried its hardest to safely navigate the current health crisis, even putting the playwright on stage with script this pas…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:41PM

Two More Broadway Shows Close as Omicron Takes a Toll on Theater by Michael Paulson

“Thoughts of a Colored Man” and “Waitress” became the latest productions to end their runs because of coronavirus cases among their cast or crew.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:33PM

‘Thoughts of a Colored Man’ closes on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

“Thoughts of a Colored Man” has ended its Broadway run, producers announced Thursday.  The new play, written by Keenan Scott II, played its final performances Wednesday night. It opened…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 09:31PM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

See Thoughts of a Colored Man Playwright Keenan Scott II Step Center Stage in His Own Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Thoughts of a Colored Man marks Keenan Scott II's Broadway debut as playwright, but on December 21, the scribe took a bow in the production as a performer. With three actors out and only two…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:36PM

Thoughts of A Colored Man Playwright Steps In To Save The Show by Broadway Black

Last night at Broadway’s new hit play, Thoughts of a Colored Man, playwright Keenan Scott II made the exceedingly rare move of going on in one of the roles, after a cast member tested p…

SOURCE: BroadwayBlack at 11:31AM

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