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Oct 21, 2019

Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo, and More Reunite for Benefit Concert of Brooklyn: The Musical
The October 21 performance benefits the Covenant House Foundation.

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Oct 21, 2019

Is This A Room Opens at The Vineyard Off-Broadway
Conceived and directed by Tina Satter, the psychological thriller is adapted from the transcript of the FBI interrogation of Reality Winner.

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Oct 21, 2019

Liza Birkenmeier's Doctor Ride's American Beach House Begins Off-Broadway
Katie Brook directs the world premiere, an intimate snapshot of 1980s queer anti-heroines, presented by Ars Nova.

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Oct 21, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: October 21


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Oct 20, 2019

Weekly Schedule of Current Broadway Shows
Here is a rundown of current Broadway shows and their weekly show times.

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Oct 20, 2019

Upcoming Cast Recordings
The showtunes you need from the shows you love!

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Oct 20, 2019

Schedule of Upcoming Off-Broadway Shows
Due to the expansive nature of Off-Broadway, this list is not comprehensive.

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Oct 20, 2019

Read Reviews for David Byrne's American Utopia on Broadway
The theatrical concert reunites the Oscar- and Grammy-winning musician with Here Lies Love's Alex Timbers and Annie-B Parson.

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Oct 20, 2019

David Byrne's American Utopia Opens at Broadway's Hudson Theatre October 20
The theatrical concert reunites the Oscar- and Grammy-winning musician with Here Lies Love's Alex Timbers and Annie-B Parson.

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Oct 20, 2019

Indiana Is About to Be the New Launchpad for Broadway
With the founding of Discovering Broadway, producers have a new option for developing Broadway-bound shows—with zero cost and a fresh perspective.

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Oct 20, 2019

16 Spooky Shows That Played Broadway
We asked, you answered: Playbill readers share their favorite Broadway shows full of magic and mayhem.

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Oct 20, 2019

Christine Allado, Jac Yarrow, Jérôme Pradon Star in Rodgers Hammerstein's Cinderella in London October 20
The staging reflects the 2013 Broadway version of the musical, which features a new book and additional songs.

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Oct 20, 2019

David Byrne: American Utopia Opens at Broadway's Hudson Theatre October 20
The theatrical concert reunites the Oscar- and Grammy-winning musician with Here Lies Love's Alex Timbers and Annie-B Parson.

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Oct 20, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: October 20


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Oct 19, 2019

22 Broadway-Inspired Costumes for You To Make This Halloween
Cheap and simple ideas for theatre fans—whether you're going solo or as a group.

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Oct 19, 2019

44 Photos for 44 Years of A Chorus Line
The original Broadway production of the Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical opened at the Shubert Theatre October 19.

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Oct 19, 2019

Can You Guess These Musicals With Only 3-Word Plot Synopses?
Name the title of the show using one simple sentence clue.

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Oct 19, 2019

Richard Nelson's The Michaels Begins at The Public October 19
The world premiere, part of Nelson's Rhinebeck Panorama, begins previews Off-Broadway.

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Oct 19, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: October 19


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Oct 19, 2019

Megan Hilty and Jessie Mueller Are Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn in Patsy & Loretta October 19
The Lifetime television movie follows the friendship of the two country singers.

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Oct 18, 2019

New York Pops Will Honor Frozen Duo Kristen and Bobby Lopez at 2020 Gala
A host of Broadway and Disney favorites will toast the Oscar-winning pair at Carnegie Hall.

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Oct 18, 2019

Norm Lewis, Sierra Boggess, More to Perform at Manhattan Theatre Club Benefit
The Little Mermaid and Phantom of the Opera duo will reunite at the November 11 event.

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Oct 18, 2019

Audra McDonald, Heather Headley, and More Join Jennifer Hudson in Aretha Franklin Biopic
Broadway alums Saycon Sengbloh, Tituss Burgess, and Hailey Kilgore are also among the newly announced cast of the Liesl Tommy-helmed project.

Playbill News
Oct 18, 2019

Audra McDonald, Forest Whitaker, and More Join Jennifer Hudson in Aretha Franklin Biopic
Broadway alums Saycon Sengbloh, Tituss Burgess, and Hailey Kilgore are also among the newly announced cast of the Liesl Tommy-helmed project.

Playbill News
Oct 18, 2019

Celebrate the Cast of Frozen With Stars Caissie Levy and Patti Murin
The duo and their cast mates will take the Feinstein's/54 Below stage December 1 for an evening of songs and stories.

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Oct 18, 2019

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Renewed for Season 2 Ahead of Disney Debut
The show follows fictional East High students putting on a production of High School Musical.

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Oct 18, 2019

Meet the Playwright Debuting 2 Plays in 1 Season—and Going to Med School at the Same Time
Sylvia Khoury is a soon-to-be doctor and the playwright of LCT3's new play Power Strip and the upcoming Selling Kabul at Playwrights Horizons.

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Oct 18, 2019

Krystal Joy Brown to Join Broadway's Hamilton
The stage veteran returns to the Great White Way to play Eliza.

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Oct 18, 2019

Final Casting Announced for NAMT's 2019 Festival of New Musicals
Julia Murney, Jenn Colella, and more will appear in the weekend-long event at New World Stages.

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Oct 18, 2019

ABT Revisits Clark Tippet's Contemporary Classic Some Assembly Required
The pas de deux by the late dancer-choreographer begins its fall season run October 18.

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Oct 18, 2019

Wicked's Emily Koch Will Play Feinstein's/54 Below
She'll be joined by Jake Boyd, Liana Hunt, and more.

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Oct 18, 2019

Looking for Regional Jobs? Once on This Island, Diana, The Music Man, and More Are Casting
Find your next Equity job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Oct 18, 2019

Stephanie J. Block, Brian D'Arcy James, More Set for Return of The Courtroom
A re-enactment of deportation proceedings in the U.S. will highlight an immigrant's story after she accidentally got registered to vote.

Playbill News
Oct 18, 2019

Watch Signature Theatre's A Chorus Line Cast Rehearse Denis Jones' New Choreography
Matthew Gardiner directs the production of the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical.

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Oct 18, 2019

Watch Beth Leavel Perform ‘Everything's Coming Up Roses' at Best In Shows Benefit
The Tony Award-winning Drowsy Chaperone star shared the stage with an adoptable bulldog at the recent Humane Society concert fundraiser.

Playbill News
Oct 18, 2019

Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of Once On This Island
The Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty musical, starring LaChanze, opened at the Booth Theatre October 18, 1990.

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Oct 18, 2019

Schedule of Upcoming Live Theatre Broadcasts in Movie Theatres and on Television


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Oct 18, 2019

Check Out Ciarán Hinds, Judith Roddy, Fra Fee, and More in National Theatre's Translations
The Ian Rickson-helmed production returned to the London venue October 15.

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Oct 18, 2019

In Celebration of Ntozake Shange, Revisit For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf
The acclaimed writer, known for her Obie Award-winning choreopoem, was born October 18, 1948.

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Oct 18, 2019

Jason Danieley Opens Up About His Last New York Performance With Marin Mazzie and the New Enduring Album
As the live album Broadway & Beyond drops October 18, Danieley talks 22 years of love and performing together in this exclusive interview.

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Oct 18, 2019

What Did Critics Think of Forbidden Broadway: The Next Generation?
The parody cabaret returns with a new set of musical targets, including Hadestown, Judy, and Fosse/Verdon.

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Oct 18, 2019

Tony Winner Idina Menzel Releases Christmas: A Season of Love October 18
The Wicked star will offer several holiday concerts following the release of her latest solo recording.

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Oct 18, 2019

Sex Education's Aimee Lou Wood, Ciarán Hinds, and More Join West End Uncle Vanya
See who's joining the previously announced Toby Jones and Richard Armitage in the Conor McPherson adaptation of Chekhov's play.

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Oct 18, 2019

Corey Cott to Perform Benefit Concert for Concordia Conservatory
The Newsies and Bandstand leading man will play the Sommer Center for Worship & the Performing Arts, in Bronxville, New York.

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Oct 18, 2019

How Broadway's The Sound Inside Got Made and Why Audiences Should See It
Insider secrets from opening night at Studio 54 with Mary-Louise Parker, Will Hochman, Adam Rapp, and David Cromer.

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Oct 18, 2019

Moulin Rouge! The Musical Will Open in London in 2021
The musical based on the hit film opened on Broadway in July.

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Oct 18, 2019

See Mary-Louise Parker, Will Hochman, Adam Rapp, and More Hit the Red Carpet as The Sound Inside Opens on Broadway
The new production, directed by Tony winner David Cromer, opened October 17 at Studio 54.

Playbill News
Oct 18, 2019

Behind the Making of the New Dance Movie Highstrung Free Dance
Get a backstage pass to the new movie.

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Oct 18, 2019

National Tour of A Bronx Tale Launches October 18
The production, featuring American Idol winner Nick Fradiani, kicks off in Elmira, New York.

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Oct 18, 2019

Off-Broadway Horror Musical All Hallows Eve Begins October 18
Little Shop of Horrors' Martin P. Robinson, who wrote the book and lyrics and designed the puppets, directs.

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Oct 18, 2019

Rent Tony Nominee Adam Pascal Is Harold Hill in The Music Man Beginning October 18
The Meredith Willson musical continues through October 27 in Thousand Oaks, California.

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Oct 18, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: October 18


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Oct 18, 2019

Sid & Judy, About Judy Garland and Sid Luft, Debuts on Showtime October 18
Jon Hamm and Jennifer Jason Leigh narrate the new documentary.

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Read Reviews for Little Shop of Horrors, Starring Jonathan Groff and Tammy Blanchard
Tony Award winner Christian Borle and Kingsley Leggs also star in the Off-Broadway revival that opened October 17 at the West Side Theatre.

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Read Reviews for The Sound Inside, Starring Mary-Louise Parker
Playwright Adam Rapp makes his Broadway debut with the psychological thriller that co-stars Will Hochman.

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Oct 17, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night of Little Shop of Horrors Off-Broadway
The production, starring Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard, and Christian Borle, opened at the Westside Theatre October 17.

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Christine Evangelista to Star in MsTRIAL Off-Broadway
The new play by Dep Kirkland, about sexual assault in the legal field, will premiere at New World Stages.

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Oct 17, 2019

Serino Coyne Promotes Matt Upshaw to Chief Executive Officer
Current CEO Angelo Desimini is headed to Disney Theatrical Group's leadership team

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Oct 17, 2019

See Joel Grey and the Cast of Off-Broadway's Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish Celebrate Cast Album Release
The Barnes & Noble event celebrated the success of the musical's cast recording.

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Oct 17, 2019

Upcoming N.Y.C. Auditions for To Kill a Mockingbird, Tootsie, A Christmas Carol, and More
Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country.

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Oct 17, 2019

The Lightning Thief Composer Rob Rokicki Tells a New Perspective in Upcoming Monstersongs Concert
The songwriter talks about flipping the script on monster stories ahead of his Feinstein's/54 Below performance October 29.

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Oct 17, 2019

Dee Roscioli, Phoenix Best, More Set for The Circus in Winter
The Circle Series will stage its first reading of a musical October 21.

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Oct 17, 2019

La MaMa's 2019 Gala to Celebrate Centennial of Founder Ellen Stewart
The gala will also honor composer Philip Glass, preservationist Dr. Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel, and press agent Sam Rudy.

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Red Bull Theater Unveils 2019-2020 Season
The lineup includes Jeffrey Hatcher's The Alchemist and readings of new plays by Anchuli Felicia King, Kate Hamill, and more.

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Oct 17, 2019

Secrets From Broadway's The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical
The company of the show based on the best-selling Rick Riordan novel shares backstage scoop, audience reactions, audition advice, and more.

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Oct 17, 2019

Gavin Creel, James Monroe Iglehart, More Join Disney on Broadway 25th Anniversary Celebration
Proceeds from the concert will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Oct 17, 2019

See Who's Starring in the Lileana Blain-Cruz-Helmed Revival of Fefu and Her Friends
The Obie winner directs the María Irene Fornés play, in which the audience will be split up into groups, at TFANA.

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Get a First Listen to ‘The Next Forever' From the Premiere Recording of the Late Michael Friedman's The Great Immensity
The track is part of a long-term project, which will see the release of premiere recordings of nine musicals penned by the late composer.

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Oct 17, 2019

92Y Will Present Conversation With Hamilton Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr.
Budd Mishkin will lead the discussion.

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Oct 17, 2019

On Site Opera to Bring Amahl and the Night Visitors to an NYC Soup Kitchen
The reimagining of Gian Carlo Menotti's one-act opera will play at Holy Apostles Soup Kitchen December 4-8.

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Oct 17, 2019

TV Adaptation of SpongeBob SquarePants Musical Will Air on Nickelodeon
Much of the original Broadway cast, including Tony nominees Ethan Slater and Gavin Lee, will reprise their performances for the small screen.

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Oct 17, 2019

Upcoming Hamilton Performance to Lotto Off $10 Tickets For Every Seat
The second year of the #HAM4HAM fan performance is a Halloween treat for Hamilton enthusiasts.

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Oct 17, 2019

Tanya Barfield Named New Co-Director of Juilliard's Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwrights Program
Barfield replaces Marsha Norman, who will step down at the end of the 2019-2020 academic year following a 25-year tenure.

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Oct 17, 2019

Tenor Sax Veteran Joe Lovano Brings His Universal Jazz Ensemble to the Appel Room
The band features six instrumentalists, including Judi Silvano on vocals, performing October 18-19.

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Oct 17, 2019

Watch the Official Trailer for Netflix's American Son, Starring Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, and Jeremy Jordan
The cinematic adaptation of Christopher Demos-Brown's play will stream November 1.

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Oct 17, 2019

Take a Look at Megan Hilty as the Singing K.C. in Disney Junior's T.O.T.S.
The Tony nominee sings the 'No Thank You Bite' song in the new episode.

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Oct 17, 2019

See Daryl Lisa Fazio in Her Play Safety Net in Atlanta
The Theatrical Outfit production, also featuring Carolyn Cook and Rhyn McLemore Saver, began performances October 16.

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Oct 17, 2019

Karen Olivo, Sergio Trujillo, Ariana DeBose, More to Join R.Evolución Latina's 2019 Dance-A-Thon
A host of Broadway stars will take part in the November 10 fundraiser.

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Oct 17, 2019

Cast Set for National Tour of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's A Christmas Story Musical
Based on the holiday film, the musical will kick off a limited traveling engagement in November.

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Oct 17, 2019

Cast Set for Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol, Featuring Score by Grammy Winner Parton
Charles Dickens' Christmas ghost story is reset in the Great Smoky Mountains in the new stage musical.

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Oct 17, 2019

Actors' Equity Members Vote to Approve New Broadway Contract
Changes include annual compensation increases and improvements for stage managers and swings.

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Oct 17, 2019

How Well Do You Know the Life and Works of Arthur Miller?
In honor of the Tony- and Pulitzer-winning playwright's October 17 birthday, test your knowledge of his career.

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Oct 17, 2019

Off-Broadway Transfer of Imagining Madoff Begins October 17
Greed, faith, and willful ignorance are examined in Deb Margolin's drama about Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff, first seen at 59E59.

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Oct 17, 2019

See Photos of Gary Busey in Off-Broadway Musical Only Human
The Oscar nominee stars in the new show, opening October 21 at Theatre at St. Clements.

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Oct 17, 2019

See Superhero's Jake Levy in New Anastasia National Tour Photos
Levy joins costars Lila Coogan and Jason Michael Evans as the touring musical lands in Los Angeles this month.

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Oct 17, 2019

Watch Broadway Alums Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver in Marriage Story Trailer
The Tony winner and Tony nominee star in Noah Baumbach's film, debuting on Netflix December 6.

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Oct 17, 2019

Watch an Exclusive Clip From New Movie Cyrano, My Love
The French film, about the story behind the 19th-century play Cyrano de Bergerac, premieres October 18.

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Oct 17, 2019

Where Are They Now: The Original Broadway Cast of Brooklyn The Musical
Before they reunite October 21 to benefit Covenant House, find out where the cast of the longtime favorite are now.

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Oct 17, 2019

Shakina Nayfack Sings ‘Your Shoes' From Transparent Musicale Finale
The two-hour special is now available to stream on Amazon Prime.

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Oct 17, 2019

See How Playbill Magazines Get Made
A Fox 5 NY segment goes into the the printing process of the publication, distributed to theatres across the nation.

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Oct 17, 2019

Lillias White, Jaime Cepero, More Set for First Annual Broadway Scares Event
Chris Fink and Gerry McIntyre are collaborating on the October 31 event, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Playbill News
Oct 17, 2019

Off-Broadway Rush and Inexpensive Ticket Policies
To make tickets more affordable, many Off-Broadway shows have implemented rush, lottery, and inexpensive ticket policies.

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Oct 17, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night of The Lightning Thief on Broadway
The production, recently seen in a national tour, opened at the Longacre Theatre October 16.

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Oct 17, 2019

Current and Upcoming National Tours
A look at the touring musicals and plays that may soon be coming to a city near you!

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Oct 17, 2019

Broadway Rush, Lottery, and Standing Room Only Policies
Playbill's complete round-up of the latest Broadway rush, lottery, standing-room-only (SRO), and student ticket policies.

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Oct 17, 2019

Adam Rapp's The Sound Inside Opens on Broadway
Mary-Louise Parker and Will Hochman star in the new play, directed by David Cromer.

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Oct 17, 2019

Justin Sayre's Ravenswood Manor, a Camp-Horror Soap Opera, Begins October 17
The production, which also features rotating guest stars, plays Los Angeles' Celebration Theatre.

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Oct 17, 2019

Listen to Leslie Odom Jr.'s New Single ‘Standards' Before It Officially Drops October 18
Hear the Tony winner in an exclusive first listen from his upcoming solo album Mr.

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Oct 17, 2019

Little Shop of Horrors Opens Off-Broadway October 17
Jonathan Groff and Tammy Blanchard star in the Michael Mayer-helmed production at the Westside Theatre.

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Oct 17, 2019

Kate Shindle, Heidi Blickenstaff, L. Steven Taylor Star in Medusa Musical
The developmental work sessions are directed and choreographed by Chloe Treat.

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