Friday, January 17, 2020

The Friday 5: 5 Broadway "Rain" Songs by JK

I was rifling through some things the other day, and came across a flyer for Ghost: The Musical and saw this picture. It reminded me of that show's song "Rain" and how much I enjoyed Caissie…

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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 Broadway.com

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

Aaron Sorkin and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Original Cast Members Will Appear in Conversation at Town Hall

Aaron Sorkin joins original cast members of the current Broadway production TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD to take an unflinching look at today's criminal justice system with member of the Exonerated…

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As a Gender Non-Conforming Actor, Nina Grollman Sheds a Whole New Light on To Kill a Mockingbird’s Gender Non-Conforming Lead by Ruthie Fierberg

Grollman discusses her fresh perspective on Scout Finch, since taking over the role on Broadway.

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Friday, January 10, 2020

Aaron Sorkin and To Kill a Mockingbird Original Cast Members to Join Soledad O’Brien and More in Conversation by Ruthie Fierberg

Tony winner Celia Keenan-Bolger, Gbenga Akinnagbe, NYC Public Advocate Jumaane Williams, and more will discuss creating change in the criminal justice system.

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Broadway Mobilizes to Save Animals in the Australian Wildfires by Ruthie Fierberg

To Kill a Mockingbird cast member Rebecca Watson and the show’s wardrobe team are sewing to save lives.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

LisaGay Hamilton Pop & Locked in Krush Groove, Now She's Playing Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway by Michael Appler

LisaGay Hamilton and Nina Grollman in "To Kill a Mockingbird." (Photo: Julieta Cervantes) LisaGay Hamilton may be playing Calpurnia in the record-breaking To Kill a Mockingbird on Broad…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with LisaGay Hamilton of To Kill a Mockingbird by Broadway.com

LisaGay Hamilton stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about To Kill a Mockingbird and more with Beth Stevens.

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Monday, January 6, 2020

This Week's #LiveatFive Guests Include Tam Mutu of Moulin Rouge!, LisaGay Hamilton of Mockingbird & More! by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, where our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take question…

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To Kill a Mockingbird's Kyle Scatliffe: Mr. Broadway January 2020 by JK

Mr. Broadway January 2020 To Kill a Mockingbird's Kyle Scatliffe Broadway's newest Tom Robinson (Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird) is the first Mr. Broadway of 2020! Congratulations and …

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Friday, January 3, 2020

To Kill a Mockingbird's Nina Grollman on Playing Both Scout and Her Pop Alter Ego Softee by Lindsey Sullivan

Nina Grollman in To Kill a Mockingbird (Photo by Julieta Cervantes) Nina Grollman has come a long way from her second grade production of The Magic School Bus in Fargo, North Dakota. She g…

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Monday, December 30, 2019

2019 in Review: The 5 Best Shows by JK

As the year comes to a close, we take one last look at the shows we saw in 2019. It was very difficult to narrow it down to just five. Each of these gave me such joy, and all for different r…

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Broadway Shockers 2019: To Kill a Mockingbird Producers Go After Community Theaters

Small theaters are caught in the crossfire of a rights war.

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Friday, December 20, 2019

“Beetlejuice” Has Been A Hit – What Its Surprise Closing Says About Today’s Broadway by Artsjournal

Broadway’s supply and demand for theatres is a far cry from the mid 1980s, when commercial theatre in New York in general seemed like it might be on the ropes. Hamilton, Moulin Rouge!, The…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

2019 in Review: The Best of Broadway (and Off) in Performance by JK

2019 is rapidly coming to a close (which may not be such a bad thing these days) and today we are going to celebrate some of our favorite performances over the past twelve months. We came up…

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

First Look: New Cast of To Kill a Mockingbird by Broadway Direct

Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-Winning American classic To Kill a Mockingbird comes to Broadway in a new adaptation by Aaron Sorkin, Directed by Bartlett Sher. Inspired by Lee’s own childho…

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To Kill a Mockingbird to Play Free Performance for Public School Students at Madison Square Garden by Andy Lefkowitz

The hit Broadway play To Kill a Mockingbird is headed to Madison Square Garden. Aaron Sorkin's stage adaptation of Harper Lee's novel will perform at the world-famous arena for one night on …

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To Kill a Mockingbird to Play Madison Square Garden by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

To Kill a Mockingbird, the hit Broadway play adapted by Aaron Sorkin from Harper Lee’s perennial classic of the same name, is about to achieve a first. The Broadway production, directed by…

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To Kill a Mockingbird to Perform at Madison Square Garden

The Broadway play will be presented for free to New York City public school students.

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Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird to Play Madison Square Garden for One Night Only by Ruthie Fierberg

The full company of the Broadway production will hit the arena stage in front of 18,000 students.

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‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ to play Madison Square Garden by Caitlin Huston

The Broadway production of “To Kill a Mockingbird” will perform the play at Madison Square Garden for 18,000 New York City public school students. The performance will take place on Feb.…

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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Will Hold Free Performance For Students at Madison Square Garden

New York City students will get to attend a free performance of To Kill A Mockingbird in 2020, staged at Madison Square Garden!

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Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Check Out Photos of the New Cast of To Kill A Mockingbird on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The stage adaptation of Harper Lee’s beloved novel continues at the Shubert Theatre with Ed Harris as Atticus Finch.

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Monday, December 16, 2019

Taylor Trensch Has Found His Inner Child in Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird by Diep Tran

Taylor Trensch in "To Kill a Mockingbird." (Photo: Julieta Cervantes) Taylor Trensch may be known for starring in Dear Evan Hansen and Hello, Dolly!, but he actually prefers plays. “I h…

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Photo Flash: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Welcomes Ed Harris, Taylor Trensch, Kyle Scatliffe And More!

The record-breaking production Broadway production of Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird welcomes a slew of new cast members in its second year on Broadway!

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Take a Look at Ed Harris and the New Stars of Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird with These Fresh Photos by Diep Tran

On November 5, the new cast of Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird took their first bow together. Now, the show has released a first look at the team of actors currently bringing Harper Lee…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Taylor Trensch of To Kill a Mockingbird by Broadway.com

Taylor Trensch stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about To Kill a Mockingbird and more with Caitlin Moynihan. 

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