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Feb 16, 2019

7 Games, Puzzles, and Activities for the Perfect Broadway Game Night
Stock up on theatre-themed entertainment, or use this list as inspiration to find the perfect gift for theatre-lovers.

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Feb 16, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 16


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Feb 15, 2019

Watch a Sneak Peek of the One-Night-Only The Scarlet Pimpernel Concert
The Manhattan Concert Productions presentation features Tony Yazbeck, Lauren Osnes, and more.

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Feb 15, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for Newsies, Mean Girls, Anastasia, Mamma Mia!, and More
Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Feb 15, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for Newsies, Mean Girls, Anastasia, Mamma Mia, and More
Find your next job with this selection of upcoming auditions for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Feb 15, 2019

John Rando and More to Direct in Goodspeed Musicals' 2019 Season
Goodspeed will produce a mix of classics and world premieres, including The Music Man and Passing Through.

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Feb 15, 2019

A First Look at Alec Baldwin, Andrea Martin, Matt Bomer, and Molly Shannon on Will & Grace
The stage and screen stars are set to appear in the upcoming February episodes of the NBC sitcom.

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Feb 15, 2019

David Cromer, Marilu Henner, Alexander Gemignani, More Join Lineup for Nassim
The play by Nassim Soleimanpour invites a new actor to perform the play each night (without seeing the script).

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Feb 15, 2019

Daniel's Husband's Ryan Spahn Set for Industry Reading of Starcrossed
Rachel Garnet's new work tells a queer love story concerning two well-known Shakespeare characters.

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Feb 15, 2019

Broadway Alum Kate Reinders and More Join Disney's High School Musical: The Musical
The meta series will follow a high school production of High School Musical, the stage adaptation of the 2006 Disney Channel movie.

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Feb 15, 2019

Megan Hilty to Headline Goodman Theatre's Starstruck Gala
The Smash and Wicked star will perform Broadway hits and standards at the Fairmont Chicago.

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Feb 15, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Friday, February 15, 2019
The latest about Documentary Now!, Alice By Heart, and more.

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Feb 15, 2019

Read Reviews for London's The American Clock
Rachel Chavkin directs the Old Vic production of Arthur Miller's drama.

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Feb 15, 2019

First Look: Documentary Now! Spoofs Company Documentary With John Mulaney, Renée Elise Goldsberry, and More
The episode parodies D.A. Pennebaker's Original Cast Album: Company, which portrayed the infamous recording session for the original Company cast album.

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Feb 15, 2019

Go Inside the Opening of Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole in Los Angeles
The biographical play, featuring Psych star Dulé Hill, opened February 13 at the Geffen Playhouse.

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Feb 15, 2019

A Sneak Peek at Manhattan Concert Production's The Scarlet Pimpernel
The one-night-only concert, starring Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, and more, is set to play Lincoln Center's David Geffen Hall February 18.

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Feb 15, 2019

A First Look at Marys Seacole Off-Broadway
The LCT3 production of Jackie Sibblies Drury's new play began performances at Lincoln Center Theater February 9.

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Feb 15, 2019

New Musical Alice By Heart Extends Off-Broadway Engagement Again
New photos also released for the show, which began previews January 30 at MCC Theater's new performance space.

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Feb 15, 2019

Michael James Scott Returns to Broadway's Aladdin as New Genie February 15
Scott grants wishes once more after playing the Genie on tour and in Australia.

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Feb 15, 2019

7 Broadway Shows That Used Masquerades to Flip the Script
Be More Chill's famous Halloween scene isn't the first time a major production used a night of disguise to push the story.

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Feb 15, 2019

Go Inside the Opening Night of Sea Wall/A Life Off-Broadway With Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge
The double bill of solo plays by Simon Stephens and Nick Payne opened at the Public Theater on February 14.

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Feb 15, 2019

From Frost/Nixon to Hamilton, How Well Do You Know Political Musicals and Plays?
In honor of Presidents' Day, we want to know how well you know the plays and musicals that have tackled the American political system.

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Feb 15, 2019

What How I Learned to Drive, Three Tall Women, Avenue Q, and "Daddy" All Have In Common
Artistic directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern use this theatre to create groundbreaking work by veterans and newcomers alike.

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Feb 15, 2019

What's Currently Playing on Broadway
The theatregoers' resource for reviews, discount tickets, and all the need-to-know information about the shows on Broadway right now.

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Feb 15, 2019

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Kirsten Childs on the Wild Ride of Bella: An American Tale
Childs, who also wrote The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, shares stories behind each song on the new cast album for her Off-Broadway musical.

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Feb 15, 2019

What Did Critics Think of Off-Broadway's Sea Wall/A Life, Starring Tom Sturridge and Jake Gyllenhaal?
The Public Theater double bill from Simon Stephens and Nick Payne opened February 12.

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Feb 15, 2019

Watch New Music Video for London Cast Recording of Heathers
The London production of Heathers the Musical premieres the new music video ahead of a cast album release.

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Feb 15, 2019

Watch Bradley Cooper Demonstrate the Vocal Exercise He Did to Become A Star Is Born's Jackson Maine
The Tony and Oscar nominee (and recent Grammy winner) breaks down the making of his Oscar-nominated film.

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Feb 15, 2019

Hamish Linklater and Vanessa Kai to Join Halley Feiffer in Her The Pain of My Belligerence Off-Broadway
Trip Cullman directs the world premiere at Playwrights Horizons, beginning March 29.

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Feb 15, 2019

Isabelle Fuhrman Will Star in Title Role of All-Female Macbeth Off-Broadway
Performances will begin in May at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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Feb 15, 2019

Roundabout's Off-Broadway Season to Feature Two World Premieres and Original Musical
The 2019-2020 season will premiere works by Hilary Bettis, Jiréh Breon Holder, and Daniel Zaitchik.

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Feb 15, 2019

Roundabout's Off-Broadway Season to Feature Two World Premieres and First Original Musical in Over a Decade
The 2019-2020 season will premiere works by Hilary Bettis, Jiréh Breon Holder, and Daniel Zaitchik.

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Feb 15, 2019

How John Mulaney Wrote Sondheim-Esque Songs for His Upcoming Documentary Now! Episode
The comedian and Broadway alum shares his theatre beginnings—and proves it by singing from Les Misérables.

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Feb 15, 2019

Alice by Heart's Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Will Succeed Adrienne Warren as Tina Turner in London's Tina
The production at the Aldwych Theatre will also welcome several new cast members in the coming months.

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Feb 15, 2019

Roundabout's Off-Broadway Season to Feature Two World Premieres and First Musical in Over a Decade
The 2019-2020 season will premiere works by Hilary Bettis, Jiréh Breon Holder, and Daniel Zaitchik.

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Feb 15, 2019

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Feb 15, 2019

Tori Sampson's If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka Begins Off-Broadway
The world-premiere production kicks off February 15 in Playwrights Horizons' Mainstage Theatre.

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Feb 14, 2019

A Look at The Chinese Lady at Milwaukee Repertory Theater
The Lloyd Suh play began performances February 13.

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Feb 14, 2019

20 Famous Broadway Love Triangles
From The Phantom of the Opera to Hamilton, audiences can count on a love triangle to kick off drama and inspire showtune staples.

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Feb 14, 2019

Cast Set for New York Gilbert & Sullivan Players' Double Bill of Rarities, Ages Ago and Mr. Jericho
Performances are scheduled for March 1-3 at the Marjorie S. Dean Little Theatre.

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Feb 14, 2019

Berkshire Theatre Group Plans Edward Albee's The Goat and Thornton Wilder's The Skin of Our Teeth for Summer Slate
The 2019 season also includes the previously announced world-premiere musical Rock and Roll Man: The Alan Freed Story.

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Feb 14, 2019

Jillian Walker and Ty Defoe Among Musical Theatre Factory's Inaugural MTF Makers Cohort
Three individual artists and three two-person teams will take part in the 18-month initiative from Musical Theatre Factory, aimed to foster new work.

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Feb 14, 2019

Kara Lindsay Will Return to Broadway Cast of Beautiful—The Carole King Musical
The long-running musical continues at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre.

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Feb 14, 2019

Stars of The Cher Show, Frozen, and More Will Perform at TDF Gala
Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, and Micaela Diamond will headline the evening honoring Bob Mackie, Graciela Daniele, and Reginald ("Reggie") Van Lee.

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Feb 14, 2019

See the Cast and Creative Team of Do You Feel Anger? Meet the Press
Mara Nelson-Greenberg's dark comedy is set to begin performances at the Vineyard March 13.

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Feb 14, 2019

New York Public Library Marks 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Riots With Expansive Exhibition
Launching February 14, Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50 documents the LGBTQ civil rights movement through archival photographs, written works, films, talkbacks, and more.

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Feb 14, 2019

Off-Broadway's Superhero Musical Extends at Second Stage Theater
Kate Baldwin and Bryce Pinkham star in the world premiere from Tom Kitt and John Logan.

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Feb 14, 2019

Educational Theatre Foundation Announces Grants to Aid California Schools Impacted by Wildfires
High school and middle school theatre programs can apply for one of ten $1,000 grants, funded by Music Theatre International.

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Feb 14, 2019

Tony Winner Victoria Clark Will Discuss Career With John Doyle and Ted Sperling
The actor and director will also perform selections from her career.

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Feb 14, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Thursday, February 14, 2019
The latest about Moulin Rouge!, Michael Jackson musical, and more.

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Feb 14, 2019

The Mother, Starring Isabelle Huppert and Chris Noth, Extends Ahead of Off-Broadway Run
The U.S. premiere of Florian Zeller's play is set to begin previews February 20 at the Atlantic Theater Company.

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Feb 14, 2019

Watch Andy Mientus Sing 'Valentine's Day' From The Jonathan Larson Project
Get a sneak peek of the upcoming album with the new video, featuring Mientus and the cast of the soldout Feinstein's/54 Below concert.

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Feb 14, 2019

Watch Norm Lewis and Jessie Mueller in Kennedy Center The Music Man
The Broadway Center Stage production also featured Rosie O'Donnell, John Cariani, Veanne Cox, and more.

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Feb 14, 2019

Watch the Cast of The Other Josh Cohen Read Valentines to Broadway
Cast members Steve Rosen, David Rossmer, and Cathryn Wake compose valentines for The Phantom of the Opera, Dear Evan Hansen, and more.

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Feb 14, 2019

Violinist Renaud Capuçon Will Perform New York Premiere of Matthias Pintscher's mar'eh
The musician makes his New York Philharmonic subscription debut along with Pintscher, who will conduct February 21-23.

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Feb 14, 2019

British Artist Shantell Martin Brings Her Visual Flair to the New York City Ballet
The artist's work is on view at the David H. Koch Theater February 16-24, as well as a remaining Art Series performance on March 2.

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Feb 14, 2019

Sherie Rene Scott and Norbert Leo Butz to Reunite in Concert
The original Last Five Years stars will play a spring concert engagement at Feinstein's/54 Below.

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Feb 14, 2019

Michael Jackson Musical Don't Stop ‘Til You Get Enough Cancels Chicago Premiere, Will Open on Broadway in 2020
Christopher Wheeldon directs and choreographs the musical, featuring the songs of and inspired by the life of the pop icon.

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Feb 14, 2019

American Theatre Wing Awards 5 Rising Musical Theatre Writers With 2019 Jonathan Larson Grants
In addition to the grants, honorees also receive support through residencies, concerts, and more.

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Feb 14, 2019

Tony Nominee Mark Jacoby Will Star in World Premiere of Vilna Off-Broadway
Ira Fuchs' play will begin performances in March at Theatre at St. Clement's.

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Feb 14, 2019

Three Chicago Theatres Earn Major Grants From Rick Bayless Family Foundation
Restauranteur and PBS host Rick Bayless created the grants, which bolster the bottom lines of promising Chicago theatre companies.

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Feb 14, 2019

Tony Awards Reveal 2019 Calendar of Events
The 73rd annual ceremony will take place June 9 at Radio City Music Hall.

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Feb 14, 2019

2019 Chichester Festival Will Feature Hugh Bonneville, Clare Burt, Hadley Fraser, Sheila Hancock, Josie Lawrence
Artistic Director Daniel Evans' season will include productions of Shadowlands, Oklahoma!, 8 Hotels and Plenty.

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Feb 14, 2019

A First Look at Berberian Sound Studio at London's Donmar Warehouse
Joel Horwood and Tom Scutt's adaptation of the 2012 horror film by Peter Strickland is set to open February 14.

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Feb 14, 2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Killing Eve Releases Season 2 Trailer
Before Waller-Bridge comes to Off-Broadway in solo show Fleabag, catch a glimpse of the upcoming season of her other hit series, starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer.

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Feb 14, 2019

Playbill Mixtape: Valentine's Day Refresh Edition
With new songs from musicals like The Prom and the new recording of Songs for a New World, tune in to these Broadway love songs.

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Feb 14, 2019

The Clockmaker's Daughter Cast Recording Featuring Ramin Karimloo, Fra Fee, and More, Is Out Now
Michael Webborn and Daniel Finn's musical fairy tale is available for download.

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Feb 14, 2019

See the 2019 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Winner Visit Pretty Woman
King, the wire fox terrier, celebrated with a walk-on role at the Nederlander Theatre February 13.

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Feb 14, 2019

See the Cast of Torch Song, Patrick Page, and More at Second Stage's All-Star Bowling Fundraiser
Second Stage Theater's 32nd annual All-Star Bowling Classic took place February 11.

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Feb 14, 2019

See The Prom Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway
The new musical from Chad Beguelin, Bob Martin, and Matthew Sklar began performances October 23 at the Longacre Theatre.

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Feb 14, 2019

Audible to Release Recording of London's True West, Starring Kit Harrington and Johnny Flynn
Sam Shepard's classic is also currently on Broadway with Ethan Hawke and Paul Dano.

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Feb 14, 2019

Can You Name the 34 Actors Who Originated These Title Roles on Broadway?
Test your Broadway knowledge.

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Feb 14, 2019

How Danai Gurira's Broadway Play Led Her to Found Love Our Girls
Watch the Eclipsed playwright and star of The Walking Dead and Black Panther explain how she helps close the gender disparity gap.

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Feb 14, 2019

Watch a Special Rendition of Dear Evan Hansen's ‘Only Us' From Ben Levi Ross and Taylor Trensch
The Tony-winning Best Musical released the touching new video, starring the real-life couple of Evans Hansen.

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Feb 14, 2019

Watch Jennifer Hudson's Impromptu Performance of ‘The Impossible Dream' on The Voice UK
The Oscar-winning Broadway alum will give you chills with ehr take on the Man of La Mancha anthem.

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Feb 14, 2019

The 1 Thing Cher Told Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, and Micaela Diamond About Playing Her in The Cher Show
Watch the three actors discuss their Broadway journey on CBS This Morning.

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Feb 14, 2019

Celebrate Valentine's Day With a Steamy Teaser From Broadway-Bound Moulin Rouge! Musical
The stage adaptation of the Baz Luhrmann film opens in New York in the summer.

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Feb 14, 2019

Darren Criss and Rachel Bloom Voice Batman/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Animated Film
Warner Bros., DC Entertainment, and Nickelodeon teamed up for the movie based on the crossover comic book series that was released in 2015.

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Feb 14, 2019

34 Musical Theatre Couples You Love
We asked, you answered: Our social media followers shared their favorite musical theatre couples .

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Feb 14, 2019

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Feb 14, 2019

Kiss Me, Kate Begins on Broadway February 14
The Roundabout revival begins previews at Studio 54 with Kelli O'Hara and Will Chase leading the cast.

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Feb 13, 2019

Rebecca Luker, Rebecca Naomi Jones, Gideon Glick, More Join Show of Titles Concert Lineup
Adam Kantor will direct the Broadway stars in an evening of title songs at Feinstein's/54 Below.

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Feb 13, 2019

Axis Company to Present World Premiere of Strangers in the World, About Puritans and Murder
Artistic Director Randy Sharp writes and helms the inaugural production in the Off-Broadway company's 20th anniversary season.

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Feb 13, 2019

A Look Inside Opening Night of The Dance of Death and Mies Julie Off-Broadway
Classic Stage Company's productions of the August Strindberg works play in rep, directed by Victoria Clark and Shariffa Ali, respectively.

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Feb 13, 2019

First Look at Tiny Beautiful Things at the Old Globe Theatre
The West Coast premiere of Nia Vardalos' play is set to run through March 17.

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Feb 13, 2019

Top Theatre Stories: Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The latest about Frozen 2, Be More Chill and more.

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Feb 13, 2019

San Diego's Craig Noel Award Winners Announced
The Old Globe's A Thousand Splendid Suns and Lamb's Players Theatre's production of Once were the night's big winners.

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Feb 13, 2019

The Mad Ones Will Present World Debut of Mrs. Murray's Menagerie Off-Broadway
The production, helmed by The Waverly Gallery director Lila Neugebauer, will premiere at Ars Nova at Greenwich House in March.

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Feb 13, 2019

Michael McCormick and Gizel Jiménez to Join Broadway Cast of Wicked
The international hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Feb 13, 2019

Harvey Fierstein, Rita Moreno, More Will Be Honored at 2019 Actors Fund Gala
The gala for the national human services organization will be held April 29 at the New York Marriott Marquis.

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Feb 13, 2019

From Ballet to Broadway With Tony Winner Christopher Wheeldon
The former New York City Ballet dancer choreographed Broadway's An American In Paris in 2015.

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Feb 13, 2019

A First Look at Arthur Miller's The American Clock in London
Tony nominee Rachel Chavkin directs the seldom-produced Arthur Miller play, opening February 13 at the Old Vic Theatre.

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Feb 13, 2019

Audible to Present Musical Comedy Is Anyone Alive Out There? Off-Broadway
The piece from Noel Carey and Julia Mattison will play for four nights only at the Minetta Lane Theatre.

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Feb 13, 2019

TEDxBroadway 2019 Is Seeking Emerging Talent for Thought-Provoking Talks
The annual event brings new and leading voices to share ideas with theatre insiders and fans.

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Feb 13, 2019

LaChanze, Mary Testa, and Betsy Wolfe Will Perform at Transport Group Gala
The annual A Toast to the Artist gala will honor Michael Starobin and Carmel Dean.

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Feb 13, 2019

Go Inside Call Me Madam's Closing Night Celebration
The Encores! presentation concluded its run at New York City Center February 10.

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Feb 13, 2019

Shakespeare Theatre Company Season Will Include Works by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, James Baldwin, Lauren Gunderson
A new musical by Emma Rice will also be part of incoming Artistic Director Simon Godwin's 2019-2020 season at the Washington, D.C., venue.

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Feb 13, 2019

Watch Ben Platt's Official Music Video ‘Ease My Mind'
The Dear Evan Hansen star releases the video for the second track on his debut solo album, Sing To Me Instead.

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Feb 13, 2019

What Did Critics Think of Off-Broadway's Freestyle Love Supreme?
The improvised hip-hop show, conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, and Anthony Veneziale, runs at Ars Nova's Greenwich House Theater.

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Feb 13, 2019

Watch Sting in Toronto Production of His The Last Ship
The musical, which earned a Tony nomination for Sting's score, will run through March 24.

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