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Jan 18, 2020

How My Fair Lady's Shereen Ahmed and Adam Grupper Went From Broadway Understudies to Leading Players
On the North American tour of the acclaimed LCT revival, Ahmed and Grupper bring a new My Fair Lady to the masses.

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Jan 18, 2020

Look Back at Brian Stokes Mitchell and Audra McDonald in Ragtime
The original production opened on Broadway January 18, 1998.

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Jan 18, 2020

A Look Back at Three-Time Tony Winner Mark Rylance on Broadway
The prolific actor, who celebrates his 60th birthday January 18, was most recently seen on Broadway in Farinelli and the King.

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Jan 18, 2020

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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Jan 18, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: January 18


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Jan 18, 2020

Romantics Anonymous Begins January 18 in the U.K. Ahead of U.S. Bows
The musical starring Carly Bawden and Marc Antolin plays the Bristol Old Vic Theatre.

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Jan 17, 2020

Seth Rudetsky is Obsessed! With Head Over Heels' Bonnie Milligan
The pair hang out (and belt) in the return of the video series.

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Jan 17, 2020

Check Out the Short Film Credit the Librettist, Featuring Tony Kushner, Jeanine Tesori, and More
A public discussion focused on the upsurge of story emphasis in the new American opera.

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Jan 17, 2020

A Look at Romeo & Bernadette: A Musical Tale of Verona and Brooklyn Off-Broadway
The Amas Musical Theatre production of Mark Saltzman's musical began performances at A.R.T./New York Theatres January 14.

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Jan 17, 2020

A Look at The Legend of Georgia McBride at Milwaukee Repertory Theater
The play from Inheritance playwright Matthew Lopez began performances January 14.

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Jan 17, 2020

Broadway Green Alliance Sets Date for Winter E-Waste Drive in Times Square
Broadway industry members and patrons are encouraged to donate electronic waste at the event.

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Jan 17, 2020

Inside the First Rehearsal of the World Premiere of The Headlands at LCT3
The new play by Obie-winning writer Christopher Chen, directed by Knud Adams, will begin performances at the Claire Tow Theater February 8.

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Jan 17, 2020

Mona Mansour and Scott Illingworth Launch New Theatre Company
The NYC-based Society will see members generate new material through rigorous research, improvisation, and discussion.

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Jan 17, 2020

Immersive Sideways the Experience to Open Off-Broadway
The California wine country dramedy will take over the Theatre at St. Clements.

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Jan 17, 2020

The Legacy of Andrew Lloyd Webber: An Interactive Timeline
The composer of The Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Evita, and many others has had a lot to celebrate throughout his career. Do you know all of the high notes?

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Jan 17, 2020

Watch Jason Gotay in a Music Video From Between the Lines
The Off-Broadway musical based on Jodi Picoult's novel begins April 21 at the Tony Kiser Theatre.

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Jan 17, 2020

Tracy Letts' The Minutes Finds Its Broadway Creative Team
Jessie Mueller, Letts, Armie Hammer, and more will star in the upcoming production at the Cort Theatre.

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Jan 17, 2020

Watch Snippets of the New Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Inside the Paper Mill Playhouse Rehearsal Room
Watch Rema Webb, Nicholas Edwards, Mamie Parris and more, sing highlights from this world premiere.

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Jan 17, 2020

League of Professional Theatre Women Will Remember 8 League Members at January 27 Memorial
Betty Corwin, founder of Theater on Film and Tape Archive at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, is one of the eight league members who passed away in 2019.

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Jan 17, 2020

Off-Broadway Premiere of Lucas Hnath's Dana H. Sets New Dates
The Vineyard Theatre production is directed by Les Waters.

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Jan 17, 2020

How Does the Cast of The Inheritance Make It Through 3 Two-Show Days a Week?
Tony Goldwyn, Kyle Soller, and Andrew Burnap visited The Today Show January 17.

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Jan 17, 2020

Cast Set for Limited Off-Broadway Run of Cy Coleman Musical Seesaw
J2 Spotlight Musical Theater Company presents the Equity-approved showcase at Theatre Row.

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Jan 17, 2020

Check Out Production Photos of Second Stage's Grand Horizons on Broadway
The Broadway engagement of Bess Wohl's play, directed Leigh Silverman, will open at the Hayes Theater January 23.

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Jan 17, 2020

A Look Inside Rehearsals for Lauren Yee's Cambodian Rock Band at Signature Theatre
Yee's intimate rock epic, which begins previews in February, is directed by Chay Yew.

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Jan 17, 2020

Watch James McAvoy as Cyrano de Bergerac in NT Live Trailer
The London production will be broadcast live in cinemas February 20.

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Jan 17, 2020

Watch Rachel Bay Jones, Brandon Victor Dixon, and More in Rehearsal for Kennedy Center's Next to Normal
Hear the pair sing from the score, plus interviews with the full cast and original director Michael Greif.

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Jan 17, 2020

What Do Critics Think of the New Les Misérables in London?
The revamped production opened at the newly renamed Stephen Sondheim Theatre January 16.

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Jan 17, 2020

What the Constitution Means to Me Extends in Los Angeles
Maria Dizzia stars in the Heidi Schreck play at Center Theatre Group's Mark Taper Forum.

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Jan 17, 2020

Will Van Dyke and Chris Dwan of Stereo Dawn Release New Single ‘Bad Idea'
Watch the official music video inside the recording studio with the Broadway alums.

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Jan 17, 2020

Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman to Reunite for European Premiere of Indecent at London's Menier Chocolate Factory
The 2020 spring season lineup also includes Alan Bennett's Habeas Corpus, directed by Patrick Marber.

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Jan 17, 2020

A Sneak Peek at World Premiere of The Haystack in London
Al Blyth's new thriller will begin performances at the Hampstead Theatre January 31.

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Jan 17, 2020

Annie's Lilla Crawford and Dear Evan Hansen's Jared Goldsmith Will Star in Readings of We Are Still Tornadoes
Joel Kirk will direct the January 28 readings.

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Jan 17, 2020

Check Out Photos From Kathleen Turner's Finding My Voice at the Green Room 42
The Tony and Oscar nominee brought her solo show, featuring "On the Street Where You Live," "I'd Rather Be Sailing," and more, to the venue January 10.

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Jan 17, 2020

Inside Rehearsal for Unmasked: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber at Paper Mill Playhouse
The world premiere, starring Rema Webb, Mamie Parris, and more, will begin performances in New Jersey January 30.

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Jan 17, 2020

Come From Away Scribes David Hein and Irene Sankoff Reveal the Story Behind Their First Collaboration, My Mother's Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding
Ahead of taking the stage in the 10-year anniversary benefit concert of MMLJW, the Tony Award nominees share how their partnership began, the impact of their first musical, and more.

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Jan 17, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: January 17


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Jan 16, 2020

Broadway Dreams' Third Annual New Zealand Showcase Bows January 18
The organization aims to cull the next generation of theatrical talent across the world.

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Jan 16, 2020

A First Look at Sting in the National Tour of The Last Ship
The production kicks off in Los Angeles at the Ahmanson Theatre.

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Jan 16, 2020

Inside Rehearsal for the Kennedy Center's Next to Normal
Starring Tony winner Rachel Bay Jones, performances will begin January 29.

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Jan 16, 2020

La Jolla Playhouse Finalizes Upcoming Season With World Premieres From Kimber Lee and Paul Rudnick
The productions join a previously announced slate that includes Lempicka and What the Constitution Means to Me.

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Jan 16, 2020

Paul Alexander Nolan, Amber Iman, and More Join 9th Annual Artists for World Peace on Broadway
Led by original The Band's Visit star Sharone Sayegh, the concert event is set for February.

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Jan 16, 2020

Stephanie J. Block to Star in Sarah Silverman's The Bedwetter Musical Off-Broadway
The musical adaptation of the comedian's best-selling memoir will have its world premiere in the spring.

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Jan 16, 2020

Peter Friedman Will Join Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell for Concert Version of Ragtime
The evening, benefiting The Actors Fund, is dedicated to original Ragtime star Marin Mazzie.

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Jan 16, 2020

Isabel Leonard to Make Role Debut as Carmen at Houston Grand Opera
The company's 2020-2021 season will also include The Sound of Music and Breaking the Waves.

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Jan 16, 2020

How to Find Inexpensive Tickets for the Met Opera, Lincoln Center Theater, New York City Ballet, and More Events at Lincoln Center
15 ways to get seats for $40 or less to opera, dance, theatre, music, and more.

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Jan 16, 2020

Full Cast Set for Broadway's Plaza Suite Revival With Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick
The John Benjamin Hickey-directed revival of Neil Simon's comedy begins March 13.

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Jan 16, 2020

Applications Now Open for 3rd Annual Musical Theater Songwriting Challenge
The program from the National Endowment for the Arts and the American Theatre Wing pairs high school songwriters with Broadway mentors.

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Jan 16, 2020

Erika Henningsen, Jeremy Kushnier, and More Join the Cast of Broadway's Flying Over Sunset
The Lincoln Center Theater production will star Carmen Cusack, Harry Hadden-Paton, and Tony Yazbek.

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Jan 16, 2020

Dates Set for 2020 Lucille Lortel Awards; Tim Sanford to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award
The Playwrights Horizons outgoing artistic director will be among the evening's special honorees, along with Anna Deavere Smith.

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Jan 16, 2020

A First Look at the U.K. Tour of God of Carnage
The tour of the 2018 Theatre Royal Bath production, starring Downton Abbey's Elizabeth McGovern, will open January 21.

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Jan 16, 2020

Go Inside the Unveiling of Damon Daunno's Portrait at Sardi's
The Tony-nominated star of Oklahoma! joined the New York restaurant's famed wall of caricatures January 15.

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Jan 16, 2020

Look Back at the Career Highlights of Lin-Manuel Miranda
The Tony, Pulitzer, Grammy, and Emmy Hamilton creator and star celebrates his birthday January 16.

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Jan 16, 2020

Michael Wartella and Christy Altomare Will Join Joey McIntyre in New Musical The Wanderer
Performances will begin in May at Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey.

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Jan 16, 2020

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

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Jan 16, 2020

Watch Ramin Karimloo and Samantha Barks Belt Out Chess Tunes in Rehearsal for Japan Production
Watch portions of "Nobody's Side," "Anthem," "Pity the Child," and more.

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Jan 16, 2020

Ryan Murphy Will Be Honored at 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York
The awards ceremony will be held in March at the Hilton Midtown.

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Jan 16, 2020

Louis Armstrong Musical A Wonderful World to Have World Premiere in Miami
Juson Williams will star as the jazz legend in the Christopher Renshaw-helmed project.

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Jan 16, 2020

Jonah Platt, Karla Mosley, More Set for Found at IAMA
Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel will helm the musical's West Coast premiere.

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Jan 16, 2020

How Did Tina Star Daniel J. Watts Cope After His Dream Show Closed?
The Broadway star chats with CBS New York ahead of his Joe's Pub concert The Jam: Only Child.

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Jan 16, 2020

Go Inside the Broadway Opening of My Name is Lucy Barton
The Manhattan Theatre Club production, starring Laura Linney, opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre January 15.

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Jan 16, 2020

Brooke Shields and Walter Bobbie Will Star in Benefit Readings of The Man Who Came to Dinner
Marsha Mason will direct the George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart comedy.

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Jan 16, 2020

Cambodian Rock Band Extends at Off-Broadway's Signature
Lauren Yee's intimate rock epic, which begins previews in February, is directed by Chay Yew.

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Jan 16, 2020

Dracula, Adapted by Kate Hamill, Begins at Classic Stage Company Off-Broadway
The adaptation of Bram Stoker's original is one of two in CSC's Gothic repertory presentation, paired with Frankenstein.

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Jan 16, 2020

From Anything Goes to Hello, Dolly!: Look Back at Ethel Merman on the Stage
Flip through photos of the legendary performer's career highlights.

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Jan 16, 2020

Take a Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of Hello, Dolly!
See photos from the Broadway run of Hello, Dolly!

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Jan 16, 2020

The New Group's Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice Musical Begins Off-Broadway
Based on the 1969 movie, the story follows two couples whose outlook on life are changed by the sexual revolution.

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Jan 16, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: January 16


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Jan 16, 2020

Darling Grenadine Begins at Roundabout Underground
The Daniel Zaitchik musical, a bittersweet Manhattan-set love story, begins January 16.

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Jan 16, 2020

Les Misérables Opens at Newly Restored and Renamed Sondheim Theatre January 16
The international hit musical was recently seen in a concert version at London's Gielgud.

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Jan 16, 2020

Argyle Theatre Production of The Little Mermaid Begins January 16
The Disney musical will continue through February 23 at the Long Island venue.

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Jan 15, 2020

Barrington Season Will Include New Joshua Bergasse Dance Musical A Crossing, Reed Birney in Chester Bailey, More
The 2020 Mainstage season at the Massachusetts venue will kickoff in June with the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic South Pacific.

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Jan 15, 2020

Read Reviews for My Name Is Lucy Barton on Broadway, Starring Laura Linney
The Manhattan Theatre Club production opens January 15.

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Jan 15, 2020

What to Expect from MCC Theater's New Play All The Natalie Portmans
The Off-Broadway world premiere by C.A. Johnson begins performances February 6.

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Jan 15, 2020

Check Out New Production Photos From Timon of Athens at Theatre for a New Audience
The Simon Godwin-helmed staging sees Shakespeare's titular Timon re-gendered as female.

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Jan 15, 2020

Go Inside the Press Day for MCC Theater's All the Natalie Portmans
The Off-Broadway world premiere by C.A. Johnson begins performances February 6.

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Jan 15, 2020

Immigration Drama The Courtroom Set to Return to NYC This Winter
The new performances follow a sold-out run in NYC at multiple venues last year, featuring a rotating cast of Tony winners and nominees.

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Jan 15, 2020

Inside Rehearsal for the U.K. Tour of A Monster Calls
Sally Cookson's adaption of Patrick Ness' novel will launch at the Chichester Festival Theatre February 6.

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Jan 15, 2020

Gustavo Dudamel's Extends Contract as Los Angeles Philharmonic Music and Artistic Director
The conductor has worked with the L.A. Phil since 2009.

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Jan 15, 2020

Lyricist Daniel Messé and Co-Librettists Mike Lew and Rehana Lew Mirza Win Kleban Prize
The honorees will be honored at a private ceremony in February.

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Jan 15, 2020

National Endowment for the Arts Grants $27.3 Million in First Round of 2020 Funding
Grants will go toward theatre companies and arts organizations in all 50 states as well as Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico.

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Jan 15, 2020

New José Rivera Play Lovesong (Imperfect) to Premiere Off-Broadway
The Obie-winning playwright will debut his newest work at Theater at the 14th Street Y.

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Jan 15, 2020

Barrington Season Will Include New Joshua Bergasse Dance Musical Crossing, Reed Birney in Chester Bailey, More
The 2020 Mainstage season at the Massachusetts venue will kickoff in June with the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic South Pacific.

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Jan 15, 2020

An Exclusive Look at Daniel J. Watts in The Jam at Under the Radar
The Tina: The Tina Turner Musical star performs his evening of music, dance, spoken word, and storytelling at Joe's Pub through January 20.

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Jan 15, 2020

BAM Adds Riz Ahmed, Baby Reindeer, and Wesley Morris-Jenna Wortham Event to Spring Lineup
The Yours Theirs Ours programming, which also features the previously announced Lungs with Claire Foy and Matt Smith, will kick off in March.

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Jan 15, 2020

Taylor Louderman-Led Write Out Loud Songwriting Competition Now Accepting Entries for 2020 Contest
The contest will award three emerging musical theatre writers with a studio recording of their song.

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Jan 15, 2020

See The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Visit Erika Jayne at Chicago
The Bravo stars visited the singer and reality personality at Broadway's Ambassador Theatre January 14.

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Jan 15, 2020

André Holland and Phylicia Rashad to Reunite for Toni Morrison Tribute at 92Y
They will read selections from The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations.

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Jan 15, 2020

Encompass New Opera Theatre Will Honor Estelle Parsons and Maury Yeston With Musical Tribute
Laurie Metcalf, Brian d'Arcy James, and more will be part of the celebration at The National Arts Club.

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Jan 15, 2020

Composer Daniel Messé and Co-Librettists Mike Lew and Rehana Lew Mirza Win Kleban Prize
The honorees will be honored at a private ceremony in February.

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Jan 15, 2020

Ciara Renée and McKenzie Kurtz Will Be Frozen's New Elsa and Anna on Broadway
Ryan McCartan will also join the cast of the hit Disney musical at the St. James Theatre.

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Jan 15, 2020

Aladdin's John August Will Pen Animated Movie Musical About The Wizard of Oz's Toto
The film is based on Michael Morpurgo and Emma Chichester's Toto: The Dog-Gone Amazing Story of the Wizard of Oz

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Jan 15, 2020

Frozen Duo Caissie Levy and Patti Murin, The Book of Mormon's Andrew Rannells and Nikki M. James, More to Salute Kristen and Bobby Lopez at New York Pops Gala
Steven Reineke will conduct the April event at Carnegie Hall.

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Jan 15, 2020

In the Heights' Corey Hawkins Tapped for HBO Max's Americanah
The actor joins fellow Tony nominees Danai Gurira and Lupita Nyong'o in the limited series.

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Jan 15, 2020

She Persisted Musical to be Licensed Worldwide by Music Theatre International
The stage adaptation of Chelsea Clinton's best-seller will have its New York debut at Atlantic Theater Company in February.

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Jan 15, 2020

West End Stars of The Kite Runner to Join U.K. Tour
Based on Khaled Hosseini's best-selling novel, the stage adaptation from Matthew Spangler and Giles Croft heads on tour in February.

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Jan 15, 2020

Paradise Lost, With Alison Fraser, Lou Liberatore, and More, Begins Off-Broadway
Tom Dulack adapts John Milton's 17th-century story for the stage in this New York premiere from Fellowship for Performing Arts.

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Jan 15, 2020

Celebrate Andrea Martin's Birthday With a Look Back at Her Broadway Career
The two-time Tony winner celebrates her birthday January 15.

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Jan 15, 2020

Forbidden Broadway Creator Gerard Alessandrini's 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences
Alessandrini, who has been writing parodies of Broadway shows and stars for decades, reveals the performances he has enjoyed most.

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Jan 15, 2020

My Name is Lucy Barton Opens on Broadway
The Manhattan Theatre Club production, starring Laura Linney, opens at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre January 15.

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Jan 15, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: January 15


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