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Jul 23, 2019

Look Back at Michelle Williams in Cabaret on Broadway
The actress, who was also recently seen as Gwen Verdon in FX's limited series Fosse/Verdon, celebrates her birthday July 23.

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Jul 23, 2019

One Man Walked Across the United States—Now His Story Is a Musical
With Goodspeed Musicals' Passing Through, writers Eric Ulloa and Brett Ryback offer this story of human kindness in America.

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Jul 23, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 23


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Jul 23, 2019

Alison Luff Joins Broadway Cast of Waitress July 23
The Wicked and Escape to Margaritaville alum plays Jenna in the Sara Bareilles musical, which ends its Broadway run in January 2020.

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Jul 23, 2019

Broadway Bounty Hunter Opens Off-Broadway
The new Joe Iconis musical, featuring a book written with Lance Rubin and Jason SweetTooth Williams, celebrates its New York premiere.

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Jul 22, 2019

From Beauty and the Beast to A Bronx Tale: Celebrating Alan Menken on Broadway
The Tony and Academy Award winner, whose Hercules will be seen onstage later this summer, celebrates his birthday July 22.

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Jul 22, 2019

NYC Dance Alliance Celebrates 25th Anniversary With $355,000 in Scholarships
The organization's National College Scholarship Audition, held July 1, was attended by 225 young dancers from across the United States and Canada.

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Jul 22, 2019

Inside Opening Night of I Spy a Spy Off-Broadway
The new musical comedy, directed Bill Castellino, opened at the Theatre at St. Clement's July 18.

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Jul 22, 2019

Janine DiVita to Star in The Bridges of Madison County at Theatre Raleigh
Patrick Oliver Jones will co-star in the Jason Robert Brown-Marsha Norman musical.

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Jul 22, 2019

Grosses Analysis: Beetlejuice Surpasses Million Dollar Mark at Broadway Box Office
The new musical had its highest-grossing week since performances began at the Winter Garden Theatre in March.

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Jul 22, 2019

Catch Daveed Diggs, Lena Hall, and More in Snowpiercer Trailer
The two Tony winners are among the ensemble cast of the upcoming TBS series.

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Jul 22, 2019

Ali Stroker, Alex Brightman, and Shaina Taub Will Take Part in NYU Tisch/CAP21 Reunion Concert
The September 16 concert at The Green Room 42 will reunite members from the NYU Tisch/CAP21 class of 2009.

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Jul 22, 2019

West End Actors Unite to Cheer Up Bullied Child Who Loves Musicals
The London casts of Six, Wicked, and more sent messages to a young boy after his teacher sent out a plea via Twitter.

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Jul 22, 2019

Stars From Frozen, Aladdin, The Lion King Set for July 25 Broadway in Bryant Park
The free lunchtime concert series is presented Thursdays in the New York City park.

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Jul 22, 2019

Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman Set for Road Show Talkback at New York City Center
Encores! Off-Center will present the musical July 24-27.

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Jul 22, 2019

Anna Deavere Smith, Clint Ramos, and More to Join American Theatre Wing's Advisory Committee
PBS arts advisor Jane Chu will also join the committee.

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Jul 22, 2019

Louise Pitre and Jayne Lewis Will Star in Toronto Premiere of Piaf/Dietrich, A Legendary Affair
The play with music is based on the real-life relationship between the two iconic performers.

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Jul 22, 2019

Once On This Island's Alex Newell, Scandal's Joe Morton, and More Tapped for Rebel Verses at The Vineyard
Developing Artists' two-week festival will showcase the original work of performers ages 13-19.

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Jul 22, 2019

Roundabout Theatre Company, Long Wharf Theatre, The Araca Group, and More Are Hiring
Playbill offers an extensive selection of available jobs within the theatre industry, serving as the online source for careers in theatre.

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Jul 22, 2019

Spencer Liff, Robbie Fairchild, and More at Broadway Dreams' LA Summer Intensive
The organization continued its summer tour in Beverly Hills July 7-13.

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Jul 22, 2019

Tony Winner Brian Stokes Mitchell Sets Holiday Engagement at Feinstein's/54 Below
The November concerts coincide with the forthcoming release of the Ragtime and Shuffle Along star's new album, Plays With Music.

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Jul 22, 2019

Watch a Bevy of Beetlejuices Perform 'That Beautiful Sound' on Broadway
Alex Brightman and Sophia Anne Caruso star in a new music video of the Act 2 showstopper.

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Jul 22, 2019

36th Annual Drama League Benefit Gala Will Honor Two-Time Tony Winner Sutton Foster
The musical tribute will be held in October at The Plaza.

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Jul 22, 2019

Bobby Cannavale, Laverne Cox, and More Join Kate Beckinsale in New Movie Jolt
The action comedy casts Beckinsale as a woman on a revenge-fueled rampage.

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Jul 22, 2019

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

Playbill News
Jul 22, 2019

From the Archives: When Nathan Lane Resurrected Stephen Sondheim's The Frogs
Does art matter? That's the question posed and answered in the 2004 production, directed by Susan Stroman.

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Jul 22, 2019

Hugh Southern, Former Executive Director of TDF and TKTS Booth Co-Conceiver, Dies at 87
Mr. Southern had also served as acting chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts and general manager of the Metropolitan Opera.

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Jul 22, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night of #DateMe: An OkCupid Experiment Off-Broadway
Robyn Lynne Norris' immersive musical opened at the Westside Theatre July 21.

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Jul 22, 2019

Bryce Pinkham, Claybourne Elder, Eric Rosen, More Set for Broadway Daddies Concert
The evening at Feinstein's/54 Below will benefit About Face Youth Theatre

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Jul 22, 2019

Schedule of Upcoming London Shows
What's announced and what's in previews in the West End.

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Jul 22, 2019

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

Playbill News
Jul 22, 2019

Read Reviews for Because of Winn Dixie, the New Musical by Duncan Sheik and Nell Benjamin
The production, directed by Tony winner John Rando, continues through September 5 at The Goodspeed in Connecticut.

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Jul 22, 2019

Jam Out With Highlights From Off-Broadway's Rock of Ages
The big-haired rock 'n' roll '80s musical runs through October 6 at New World Stages.

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Jul 22, 2019

Tony Nominee Ashley Park Sings 'Do-Re-Mi' for R&H Goes Pop
The classic from The Sound of Music gets a 2019 update with a new pop sound.

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Jul 22, 2019

Tony Nominee Lauren Ridloff Cast as Marvel Cinematic Universe's First Deaf Superhero
The actor will star in The Eternals alongside Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Salma Hayek, Kumail Nanjiani, and fellow Tony nominee Brian Tyree Henry.

Playbill News
Jul 22, 2019

Watch Tony Nominee Nick Cordero Sing 'Running' From Mary and Max
The musical will have its European premiere in November 2019.

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Jul 22, 2019

Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard, Christian Borle to Headline Little Shop of Horrors Revival
The Alan Menken and Howard Ashman musical will return to Off-Broadway.

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Jul 22, 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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Jul 22, 2019

Britney Spears Musical Once Upon a One More Time Delays Chicago Run
The pre-Broadway run has been moved to spring 2020.

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Jul 22, 2019

30 Rock and Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson's Jeff Hiller Will Debut Grief Bacon at Joe's Pub
The August 20 show kicks off Hiller's four-show residency at Joe's Pub.

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Jul 22, 2019

Gordon Clapp, Bryce Pinkham, Frank Wood Join Broadway's The Great Society
Robert Schenkkan's second Lyndon B. Johnson play will play a limited engagement beginning in September.

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Jul 22, 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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Jul 22, 2019

6 Times Orpheus and Eurydice Took the Stage Before Hadestown
Script pages, set photos, and more New York Public Library records from previous stagings of the Greek myth.

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Jul 22, 2019

Christy Altomare, Nathan Gunn, and More Star in Concert Version of South Pacific
The July 22 concert is held in the Aspen Music Festival and School's Benedict Music Tent.

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Jul 22, 2019

Jacqueline Novak: Get On Your Knees Opens Off-Broadway
Russian Doll star Natasha Lyonne is behind the New York City premiere of the comedian's newest show, now playing at the Cherry Lane.

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Jul 22, 2019

Jillian Mueller and Rent's Brennin Hunt Take Over Lead Roles in Broadway's Pretty Woman July 22
The musical adaptation continues at the Nederlander Theatre.

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Jul 22, 2019

Jordan Ahnquist, Lindsay Ryan, Steven Hauck, Bill Kux Are Part of July 22 Reading of The Stepmother
The reading of Githa Sowerby's 1924 play is part of the Project Shaw series.

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Jul 22, 2019

London's Wicked Welcomes New Glinda, Elphaba, Fiyero, and More July 22
The hit musical continues at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in the West End.

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Jul 22, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 22


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Jul 21, 2019

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

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Jul 21, 2019

Last Chance: Schedule of Upcoming Broadway and Off-Broadway Show Closings
What shows are about to close in New York City?

Playbill News
Jul 21, 2019

Where Are They Now?: The Original Broadway Cast of Rock of Ages
Which Newsies star got his start in the original company? Which SpongeBob SquarePants lead was a Rock of Ages ensemblist?

Playbill News
Jul 21, 2019

Look Back at Lillias White's Tony-Winning Performance in The Life on Broadway
The performer celebrates her birthday July 21.

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Jul 21, 2019

Look Back at the 1976 Revival of Guys and Dolls On Broadway
The production opened July 21, 1976, at the Broadway Theatre.

Playbill News
Jul 21, 2019

Change A Letter, Ruin a Musical
Guess the new "ruined" titles of shows using the Playbill clues.

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Jul 21, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 21


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Jul 21, 2019

The Secret Life of Bees Ends World-Premiere Run Off-Broadway
The new musical from Lynn Nottage, Duncan Sheik, and Susan Birkenhead wraps up performances at Atlantic Theater July 21.

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Jul 20, 2019

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

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Jul 20, 2019

What's It Like to Be a Teenager on Broadway?
The high school stars of Dear Evan Hansen, What the Constitution Means to Me, and Beetlejuice reveal how they balance school and stage, self-care and professional prep.

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Jul 20, 2019

Stars on the Moon: 9 Shows to Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing
From Spaceman Off-Broadway in 2019 to the Andy Warhol-produced Man on the Moon in the ‘60s, these cosmos-set shows are out of this world.

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Jul 20, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 20


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Jul 20, 2019

Can You Guess These Musicals From Their Synopses?
Test your theatre knowledge by naming these musicals from their one-sentence plot descriptions.

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Jul 20, 2019

Broadway Horoscopes: Mamma Mia! Edition
In honor of the anniversaries of Mamma Mia! and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, which musical number are you according to your astrological sign?

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Jul 19, 2019

Exclusive Look Inside Rehearsals for A Chorus Line at Cape Playhouse
The Pulitzer Prize-winning musical is set to begin performances in Massachusetts July 24.

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Jul 19, 2019

The Secret to Tony Winner and Emmy Nominee Steven Levenson's Success? Agility.
The Dear Evan Hansen and Fosse/Verdon writer reveals the work behind his scripts.

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Jul 19, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night for MCC Theater's Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow
Halley Feiffer's re-imagining of Chekhov's Three Sisters opened at MCC Theater July 18.

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Jul 19, 2019

A First Look at the Public Theater's Coriolanus at Shakespeare in the Park
The production, starring Jonathan Cake, began performances at the Delacorte Theater July 16.

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Jul 19, 2019

Broadway's Steven Levenson Is a New Kind of Quadruple Threat
A Tony winner for Dear Evan Hansen and now an Emmy nominee for his Fosse/Verdon, the writer reveals the secret to his success across plays, musicals, television, and film.

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Jul 19, 2019

Documentary Now's Emmy-Nominated Co-op Original Cast Album Out July 26
Alex Brightman, Richard Kind, Renee Elise Goldsberry, and more will be heard on the album.

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Jul 19, 2019

Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Extends Off-Broadway
Halley Feiffer's re-imagining of Chekhov's Three Sisters opened at MCC Theater July 18.

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Jul 19, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal May Interact With You During Sea Wall/A Life
The Broadway and Hollywood star will appear in the double-header of monologue plays with Tom Sturridge.

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Jul 19, 2019

See the Casts of Waitress, Beetlejuice, and More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park July 18
The casts of Broadway's Come From Away and the new Off-Broadway remount of Jersey Boys were also featured.

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Jul 19, 2019

Watch Mean Girls and Macy's Team Up for an Afternoon of Songs and Styles
Using Macy's My Stylist service, three of the stars of the hit Broadway musical got dressed to the nines to perform at the iconic Herald Square store.

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Jul 19, 2019

Paterson Joseph to Star in A Christmas Carol at London's Old Vic
The Peep Show and Green Wing star heads to the stage this fall.

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Jul 19, 2019

See Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ruth Wilson, and More in His Dark Materials Trailer
The HBO series is adapted from the Philip Pullman trilogy.

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Jul 19, 2019

John Leguizamo Recently Performed Latin History for Morons on Rikers Island
The Tony Award recipient is currently touring the country with the show.

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Jul 19, 2019

Looking for Regional Jobs? The Little Mermaid, A Christmas Carol, Shrek The Musical, and More Are Casting
Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Jul 19, 2019

Layton Williams and EastEnders' Shane Richie to Star in Everybody's Talking About Jamie U.K. Tour
The traveling production of the Olivier-nominated musical will kick off in February 2020.

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Jul 19, 2019

Celebrate Broadway's Two on the Aisle With 5 Covers of 'If You Hadn't, But You Did'
The revue, starring Bert Lahr and Dolores Gray, opened July 19, 1951, giving the world the show-stopping patter song.

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Jul 19, 2019

Full Cast Set for West End's Les Misérables Concert Starring Michael Ball, Carrie Hope Fletcher, and Alfie Boe
Performances will begin August 10 at the Gielgud Theatre.

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Jul 19, 2019

Go Inside Opening Night of the way she spoke Off-Broadway
Isaac Gomez's monologue play, starring Kate del Castillo, opened at the Minetta Lane Theatre July 18.

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Jul 19, 2019

Go Inside Orfeh's Sardi's Portrait Unveiling
The Tony nominee, currently starring in Pretty Woman on Broadway, joined the famed wall of caricatures at the New York restaurant May 21.

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Jul 19, 2019

10th Anniversary Disenchanted! Album to Feature Performances From Becky Gulsvig, J. Elaine Marcos, More
The studio album features a reunion of actors from the work's Off-Broadway, workshop, and out-of-town productions.

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Jul 19, 2019

Read Reviews for Off-Broadway's Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow
Halley Feiffer's play opened July 18 at MCC Theater.

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Jul 19, 2019

What Did Critics Think of Isaac Gomez's The Way She Spoke Off-Broadway?
The new solo show starring Kate Del Castillo premiered July 18 in a presentation from Audible.

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Jul 19, 2019

Winners Announced for 2019 American Alliance for Theatre & Education Awards
The annual honor recognizes exceptional work in theatre with and for young audiences.

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Jul 19, 2019

Toby Stephens and Claire Skinner Will Star in London Revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg
Simon Evans will direct the production this fall at Trafalgar Studios.

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Jul 19, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Will Return to Supergirl
The Tony nominee returns to the small screen after appearing on Broadway in American Son and Waitress.

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Jul 19, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 19


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Jul 18, 2019

Kelli O'Hara-Led The King and I, West End's Kinky Boots, More Heading to PBS' Great Performances
The two join the previously announced filming of the Public Theater's Much Ado About Nothing starring Danielle Brooks.

Playbill News
Jul 18, 2019

Watch the First Trailer for the Cats Movie
Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Idris Elba, and more will appear in the film adaptation of the musical phenomenon.

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Jul 18, 2019

Teal Wicks, Bonnie Milligan, More Join NYMF's Intersecting Chords Concert
The event celebrates female, trans, and non-binary songwriters in musical theatre.

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Jul 18, 2019

Upcoming NYC Auditions for Hamilton, Wicked, Chicago, and More
Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Jul 18, 2019

Teal Wicks, Bonnie Milligan, More Join NYMF's Inspecting Chords Concert
The event celebrates female, trans, and non-binary songwriters in musical theatre.

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Jul 18, 2019

Check Out Footage and Photos of Annie Golden in Off-Broadway's Broadway Bounty Hunter
The new Joe Iconis musical began performances at the Greenwich House Theatre July 9.

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Jul 18, 2019

A First Look at Jacqueline Novak: Get On Your Knees Off-Broadway
The new comedy, helmed by Wet Hot American Summer's John Early, is set to open at the Cherry Lane Theatre July 22.

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Jul 18, 2019

Be More Chill's Stephanie Hsu Shares the Broadway Debut Quilt
The quilt celebrates the debuts of performers and technicians during the 2018-2019 season.

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Jul 18, 2019

Broadway's Moulin Rouge! Musical Will Release a Cast Recording in the Fall
Aaron Tveit, Karen Olivo, and Danny Burstein star in the stage adaptation of Baz Luhrmann's 2001 movie.

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Jul 18, 2019

Tony Nominee Sally Mayes Will Play I Love Lucy's Vivian Vance in Sidekicked at Cape May Stage
Kim Powers' new comedy will play the New Jersey venue in August.

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Jul 18, 2019

Watch This Mashup of The Lion King's ‘Spirit' and ‘Circle of Life'
The creators of #HAM4BEY mix Beyoncé's newest solo with the Lion King staple.

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