Thursday, October 17, 2019

Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for To Kill a Mockingbird, Tootsie, A Christmas Carol, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country.

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tony Winner Michael McGrath was Supposed to Rap with Santino Fontana in Tootsie by Broadway.com

Tony winner Michael McGrath is right at home in a musical comedy. This time he's playing exasperated agent Stan Fields in Tootsie on Broadway. Eight times a week, McGrath can be found bring…

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Michael McGrath of Tootsie by Broadway.com

Michael McGrath stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about Tootsie and more with Beth Stevens.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Cassidy Freeman

Today's conversation is with Sarah Stiles- currently one of the stars in the critically acclaimed EPIX Original Series GET SHORTY. She was nominated for a Tony for her role as 'Sandy' in the…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Sarah Stiles

Today's conversation is with Sarah Stiles- currently one of the stars in the critically acclaimed EPIX Original Series GET SHORTY. She was nominated for a Tony for her role as 'Sandy' in the…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Signature Theatre Announces Casting And Creative Team For A CHORUS LINE

Signature Theatre announced today the full cast and creative team for A Chorus Line with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and book by James Kirkwood Jr. & Nicholas Dant…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

20 Questions in 2 Minutes with Tootsie Tony Nominee Sarah Stiles

Tootsie star Sarah Stiles invites us into her dressing room for a 20-question race against the clock.

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Tootsie Star Julie Halston’s 5 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

The four-time Drama Desk Award nominee recalls working with Bernadette Peters in Gypsy, director Scott Ellis on You Can't Take It With You, and more.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Tony Award Winner Santino Fontana and Wife Jessica Welcome Their First Child by Ruthie Fierberg

The star of Broadway’s Tootsie is now a dad.

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

HADESTOWN, TOOTSIE & More Nominated for Casting Society of America's 2019 Artios Awards

Casting Society of America (CSA) today announced the television and theatre nominees for the 35th Artios Awards, which honor the contribution of Casting Directors to film, television and the…

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Theatre Jobs: What Does a Broadway Music Director Do? by Ruthie Fierberg

Having worked with David Yazbek on Tootsie and The Band’s Visit, Andrea Grody reveals the unknown impact music directors have on the finished scores of the musicals we love.

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Friday, September 20, 2019

Netflix Will Adapt Jason Robert Brown's 13 Into a Family Film

According to Deadline, Netflix will turn Jason Robert Brown's 2008 musical 13 into a movie, featuring new songs by Brown, an adapted script by Robert Horn (Tootsie) and direction by Tamra Da…

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Jason Robert Brown's 13 Being Made into a Movie Musical for Netflix by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2008 Broadway musical 13, penned by Tony-winning theater makers Jason Robert Brown (The Bridges of Madison County) and Robert Horn (Tootsie), is being adapted into a film for Netflix, ac…

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Monday, September 16, 2019

Playing the Stage Manager by Angela Tricarico

by Alessia Salimbene James Moye (second from left) as Carl …

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Friday, September 13, 2019

WATCH: Tootsie’s Lilli Cooper Answers Our Questions and Sings ‘There Was John’ From the Broadway Musical in Her ‘Elevator Pitch’ by Roberto Araujo

The Tony nominee answers as many questions as she can in her (long) elevator ride from the green room to the stage at Feinstein's/54 Below—plus an exclusive performance.

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Forbidden Broadway Sets Casting for Off-Broadway Return by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting is here for the eagerly anticipated return of Forbidden Broadway, Gerard Alessandrini's award-winning musical spoof of all things theater. The previously announced all-new e…

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See Tootsie Celebrate Its Cast Recording at Barnes & Noble by Marc J. Franklin

Tony winner David Yazbek and the cast of the musical gave an in-store performance and signing September 10.

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Photo Coverage: TOOTSIE Celebrates Cast Album Release at Barnes and Noble

Tootsie cast members celebrated the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Tootsie Stars Santino Fontana, Sarah Stiles, and Lilli Cooper to Perform at Barnes and Noble by Adam Hetrick

Composer-lyricist David Yazbek will join the in-store performance and signing of the show’s original Broadway cast recording at the Upper West Side location.

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

John Arthur Greene Takes Your Questions & Gives Followers a Look Behind the Scenes at Broadway's Tootsie

John Arthur Greene brings you along for his two-show day at Tootsie.

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Saturday, August 31, 2019

WATCH: Tony Winners Santino Fontana, Jason Robert Brown, More Speak Live From the Broadway Teachers Workshop by Logan Culwell-Block

How a Tony-winning Broadway leading lady helped develop the look of Fontana's Tootsie character, Brown's advice for overcoming writer's block, and more.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

TOOTSIE Will Celebrate Cast Recording Release at Barnes and Noble in September

Tootsie cast members will celebrate the release of their cast recording with a live performance and a CD signing at Barnes and Noble on September 10.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

by John Simon

MUSICALS ENDANGEREDWhat Is happening to America's greatest contribution to the theater, musical comedy? Why so many jukebox musicals? Why so many paltry shows?  Why haven't you even tried…

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MUSICALS ENDANGERED by John Simon

MUSICALS ENDANGEREDWhat Is happening to America's greatest contribution to the theater, musical comedy? Why so many jukebox musicals? Why so many paltry shows?  Why haven't you even tried…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

How Did the Stars of Hercules, Tootsie, and More Spend Their Summers? by Marc J. Franklin

Noah Galvin, Lilli Cooper, Jelani Alladin, and Stephanie Styles show us how Broadway enjoys the beautiful weather in New York City.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

12 Absolutely Essential Videos of Tootsie Tony Nominee Lilli Cooper Singing the House Down

Bow down to the talent of Tootsie Tony nominee Lilli Cooper.

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Forbidden Broadway Sets Off-Broadway Return with Spoofs of Dear Evan Hansen, Hadestown & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Forbidden Broadway, Gerard Alessandrini's award-winning musical spoof of all things theater, is returning to New York after a five-year absence. The all-new edition, titled Forbidden Broadwa…

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

New FORBIDDEN BROADWAY To Take Aim At TOOTSIE, FROZEN, THE CHER SHOW And More!

A new installment of the musical theatre parody staple, Forbidden Broadway, is on the way!

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‘Forbidden Broadway’ is back to skewer Cher, Bette Midler, ‘Tootsie’ by Michael Riedel

Brace yourself, theater people: Gerard Alessandrini, the merry skewer-er of all that you do, is coming back with “Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation.” A New York institution since 1…

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