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Sep 23, 2018

Broadway's Andy Mientus Shares an Exclusive Excerpt From His Debut Novel
The Smash and Spring Awakening actor tells Playbill about writing The Backstagers.

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Sep 23, 2018

Intractable Woman Opens Off-Broadway
Stefano Massini's drama, presented by PlayCo, brings to life the story of assassinated journalist Anna Politkovskaya.

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Sep 23, 2018

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: September 23


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Sep 22, 2018

Get Up Close With the Props of Dear Evan Hansen
We head backstage at the Music Box Theatre for a special behind-the-scenes look at the Tony-winning show.

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Sep 22, 2018

Check Out the Costume Sketches From the Original Broadway Production of Fiddler on the Roof
The production opened at the Imperial Theatre September 22, 1964.

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Sep 22, 2018

Look Back at Marc Kudisch Onstage
The three-time Tony nominee celebrates his birthday September 22.

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Sep 22, 2018

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: September 22


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Sep 22, 2018

How Taylor Iman Jones Brings the Beat to Broadway in Head Over Heels
The actor, starring as Mopsa in the Go-Go's musical, shares how her experience creating a new musical, training for Broadway, and making the theatre more inclusive.

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Sep 22, 2018

How Working With Artists on the Autism Spectrum Is an Asset in the Theatre
The cast and creative team of the critically acclaimed Agnes open up about inclusivity and acting with Autism Spectrum Disorder—and why they chose to speak anonymously.

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Sep 21, 2018

Duet For a Chance to See Frozen on Broadway
Submit your best rendition of "What Do You Know About Love" to be in the running to win round-trip airfares and tickets for 2.

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Sep 21, 2018

Liz Callaway, Nikki Renée Daniels, Clayborne Elder Will Be Closer Than Ever at Abingdon Tribute to Donna Murphy
The October 22 event, hosted by Randy Rainbow, will be held at the Edison Ballroom.

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Sep 21, 2018

New Victory Theater to Stage World Premiere of Where the Wild Things Are
Maurice Sendak's renowned children's book will be adapted into a play.

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Sep 21, 2018

First Look at Dancing With the Stars Champ Mark Ballas in Broadway's Kinky Boots
The Tony-winning musical continues at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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Sep 21, 2018

Arthur Mitchell, Revolutionary Dancer and Founder of Dance Theatre of Harlem, Dies at 84
He broke ground as New York City Ballet's first African-American principal dancer, creating the role of Puck in Balanchine's A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Playbill News
Sep 21, 2018

Playwrights Horizons Will Use GalaPro App to Increase Accessibility
Already in use in many Broadway shows, GalaPro brings captions to patrons through a low-light smartphone app.

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Sep 21, 2018

New York Showtune Sing-a-long Bar Marie's Crisis to Cross the Pond for London Pop-Up
The famed NYC landmark is set to take over British gay pub The City of Quebec October 30-November 3.

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Sep 21, 2018

Immersive The Dead, 1904 to Return Off-Broadway for Third Consecutive Year
The show will return to The American Irish Historical Society's historic townhouse, once again restored to period decoration.

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Sep 21, 2018

Get a Backstage Look at the Cast of Broadway's Torch Song
Harvey Fierstein's play will begin performances on Broadway October 9 at the Hayes Theatre.

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Sep 21, 2018

See Edie Falco in The True Off-Broadway
The New Group's world-premiere production of Sharr White's play opened September 20.

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Sep 21, 2018

Mandy Gonzalez, Ana Villafañe, Enrique Segura, More Set for Free Viva Broadway Celebration
The concert, which is open to the public, will be held September 25 in Duffy Square.

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Sep 21, 2018

New York Philharmonic Opens its Season With Bespoke New Works
The orchestra has commissioned contemporary pieces written for a specific time and place.

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Sep 21, 2018

National Tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Launches September 21
Noah Weisberg stars as Willy Wonka in the tour that kicks off in Buffalo, New York.

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Sep 21, 2018

Complete Casting Announced for Kennedy Center Little Shop of Horrors Starring Josh Radnor, Megan Hilty, and James Monroe Igleheart
The October performances are part of the Broadway Center Stage series.

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Sep 21, 2018

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


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Sep 21, 2018

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Jim Vallance Walks Readers Through the Pretty Woman Score
Written with Bryan Adams, the score to Pretty Woman is a showcase for some amazing Broadway voices (Samantha Barks and Orfeh, anyone?).

Playbill News
Sep 21, 2018

Upcoming Auditions for Macbeth, Aladdin, Les Misérables, Dames at Sea, and More
Here's a selection of upcoming auditions in New York City and around the country.

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Sep 21, 2018

Watch Alex Newell Belt ‘Mama Will Provide' at Once On This Island Cast Recording Session
Newell stars as Asaka in the Tony Award-winning Broadway revival that plays Circle in the Square.

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Sep 21, 2018

Tina—The Tina Turner Musical Will Open in Germany in 2019; Broadway Plans Also Underway
The London production has also extended its booking period through July 2019.

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Sep 21, 2018

See the Cast and Creatives of the Come From Away Tour Meet the Press
Andrew Samonsky, Megan McGinnis, Christine Toy Johnson, and more star in the tour, which kicks off in October in Seattle.

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Sep 21, 2018

Broadway's Lin-Manuel Miranda, Denzel Washington, and More Named to 100 Most Powerful People in Entertainment List
Find out where the Hamilton creator ranks on The Hollywood Reporter's annual list.

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Sep 21, 2018

All About Eve, With Gillian Anderson and Lily James, Sets West End Dates
Ivo van Hove directs his stage adaptation of the classic film.

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Sep 21, 2018

Inside the Opening Night of The True, Starring Edie Falco, Off-Broadway
The New Group celebrated the world premiere of Sharr White's new drama at the Signature Center September 20.

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Sep 21, 2018

Read Reviews for The True, Starring Edie Falco, Off-Broadway
See what critics think of Sharr White's new play, which opened September 20 in a production from The New Group.

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Sep 21, 2018

List of Top 10 Most-Produced Plays of 2018-2019 Revealed
Female playwrights, composers, and lyricists dominated this year's list—which was also its most diverse.

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Sep 21, 2018

Check Out the Official Opening of the Birdland Theater
The 100-seat performance space celebrated its official opening September 20.

Playbill News
Sep 21, 2018

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Jim Vallance Walks Readers Through the Pretty Woman Score.
Written with Bryan Adams, the score to Pretty Woman is a showcase for some amazing Broadway voices (Smantha Barks and Orfeh, anyone?), as well as a showcase for the songwriting partners.

Playbill News
Sep 21, 2018

Anastasia Director Darko Tresnjak Makes His Metropolitan Opera Debut
The Tony-winning director talks helming the Met's 2018-2019 season opener, Samson et Dalila.

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Sep 21, 2018

9 Broadway Shows Where the Actors Were Also Their Own Orchestra
From Pump Boys and Dinettes to The Band's Visit, these are the shows that took instruments out of the orchestra pit and put them into the hands of the cast.

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Sep 21, 2018

Israeli Pop Star Shiri Maimon Makes Broadway Debut in Chicago
The singer joins the company of the long-running, Tony-winning revival September 21.

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Sep 21, 2018

Rare Off-Broadway Revival of Romulus Linney's Holy Ghosts Begins September 21
The Theatre East production is directed by Judson Jones.

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Sep 21, 2018

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: September 21


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Sep 21, 2018

Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Eileen Atkins, and Joan Plowright Star in Tea With the Dames
The film is released in the U.S. September 21 from IFC Films.

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Sep 20, 2018

Rockers on Broadway, Honoring Michael Cerveris, Will Offer The Who's Tommy Reunion
The concert will pay tribute to the 25th anniversary of the 1993 Broadway musical on November 12.

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Sep 20, 2018

Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof Extends to November 18
The production from the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene announced its third extension plus a special performance.

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Sep 20, 2018

Annette Bening and Tracy Letts to Star in Broadway Revival of All My Sons
Roundabout Theatre Company will bring Arthur Miller's play back to Broadway in the spring.

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Sep 20, 2018

Bebe Neuwirth, Denée Benton, Nathan Lee Graham, Betsy Wolfe Set for Living for Today: And All That Jazz
The music of Kander and Ebb will be celebrated at the 11th annual benefit concert October 1 at Joe's Pub.

Playbill News
Sep 20, 2018

Glenn Close-Led Mother of the Maid Extends Again at The Public
The Tony winner and Oscar nominee will lead the cast as Isabelle Arc—Joan of Arc's mother—in Jane Anderson's play.

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Sep 20, 2018

Original Miss Saigon Star Willy Falk Will Make Solo Cabaret Debut
Mostly Love will be presented in New York, London, and Honolulu.

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Sep 20, 2018

Watch Tonya Pinkins Premiere Max Vernon Song ‘Home at Last'
The Tony Award winner performs from Vernon's new musical The Tattooed Lady in this video premiere.

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Sep 20, 2018

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

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Sep 20, 2018

Take a Look at The Seagull Lakeside at Serenbe Playhouse
Serenbe Playhouse presents the site-specific production of the Chekhov drama through September 30.

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Sep 20, 2018

Agnes De Mille's Unearthed Letters to Inspire 5 New Dance Commissions
The 60th anniversary gala for the Stage Directors and Choreographers union celebrates the choreographer and honors Victoria Traube with the Abbott Award.

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Sep 20, 2018

Film Musical Hey, Beautiful! Will Launch MT Shorts With Screening and Concert
The event marks the launch of MT Shorts, a creative platform that brings together musical theatre and short film.

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Sep 20, 2018

First Look at In the Heights at Milwaukee Repertory Theater
The production is scheduled to run September 18-October 28 in the Quadracci Powerhouse.

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Sep 20, 2018

New Maestro Jaap van Zweden Has Arrived at the New York Philharmonic
As the new season kicks off, get to know the man behind the music.

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Sep 20, 2018

Mean Girls, The Boys in the Band, Harry Potter Nominated for Artios Casting Awards
The awards, recognizing the achievements of casting agents working in film, television, and theatre, will be presented in New York and Los Angeles January 31.

Playbill News
Sep 20, 2018

London's Almeida Theatre Unveils 2018-2019 Season
The lineup includes a new Anne Washburn play, Simon Russell Beale in The Tragedy of Richard the Second, and a new version of Three Sisters.

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Sep 20, 2018

See Aasif Mandvi Meet the Press Ahead of the Return of Sakina's Restaurant
The former Daily Show correspondent will return to the stage in a limited run of his Obie-winning play at the Minetta Lane.

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Sep 20, 2018

See Kristine Nielsen and Annette O'Toole in A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur
The Tennessee Williams tragicomedy about four women in Depression-era St. Louis began performances September 14.

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Sep 20, 2018

WATCH: Angela Lansbury Reflects on Her Legendary Career
The 92-year-old actor talks about her start at MGM, her friendship with Elizabeth Taylor, who cameo in Mary Poppins Returns and more

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Sep 20, 2018

Watch Milwaukee Repertory Theater's In the Heights
Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes' Tony-winning musical continues through October 18.

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Sep 20, 2018

Watch the Official Trailer for If Beale Street Could Talk
The cast of the new movie from Moonlight writer-director includes Broadway's Colman Domingo, Brian Tyree Henry, and more.

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Sep 20, 2018

New Musical Pop Punk High Begins Limited Run September 20
Felicia Lobo directs the musical comedy by Anderson Cook and Ben Lapidus.

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Sep 20, 2018

London Revival of Chicago Will Welcome New Velma Kelly
The international hit musical continues at the Phoenix Theatre.

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Sep 20, 2018

Hear an Exclusive Track From The Bengsons' Hundred Days Cast Album
Listen to "Vows" from the upcoming cast recording, available September 21.

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Sep 20, 2018

Watch Highlights From The Nap on Broadway
Richard Bean's newest comedy is now in previews in a production from Manhattan Theatre Club.

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Sep 20, 2018

Two-Time Tony Winner Judy Kaye Joins Cast of Broadway's Anastasia
The musical continues on Broadway at the Broadhurst Theatre.

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Sep 20, 2018

The Music of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Album Will Released November 2
The CD and digital release will include four suites of music composed by two-time Grammy winner Imogen Heap for the Tony- and Olivier Award-winning play.

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Sep 20, 2018

Take a Look at Peter and the Starcatcher at the Argyle Theatre
The production is scheduled to run through October 21 at the Long Island venue.

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Sep 20, 2018

Hear Previews of Sondheim's New Gender-Switched Company Lyrics From the Upcoming London Revival
See the cast perform highlights from newly revised versions of "Someone Is Waiting" and "You Could Drive a Person Crazy" with the full orchestra.

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Sep 20, 2018

Go Inside Waitress' 1000th Performance Celebration
The Tony Award-nominated musical by Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson commemorated the occasion with a special post-show performance September 19.

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Sep 20, 2018

Brooklyn's TKTS Booth Shutters
The downtown Brooklyn location in MetroTech Center has closed up shop

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Sep 20, 2018

Lin-Manuel Miranda Honors First Anniversary of Hurricane Maria in #HamilDrop Series
The Hamilton creator offers "A Forgotten Spot (Olvidado)."

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Sep 20, 2018

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

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Sep 20, 2018

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: September 20


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Sep 20, 2018

Exclusive Sneak Peek at Bob's Burgers Musical Episode Starring Daveed Diggs, Andrew Rannells, and More
Get a glimpse at the animated characters voiced by Broadway's Diggs, Rannells, Josh Gad, and Rory O'Malley.

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Sep 20, 2018

The True, Starring Edie Falco, Opens Off-Broadway September 20
The New Group celebrates the world premiere of Sharr White's new drama at the Signature Center Off-Broadway.

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Sep 20, 2018

The Lifespan of a Fact Begins Previews on Broadway September 20
Bobby Cannavale, Cherry Jones, and Daniel Radcliffe star in the world-premiere production at Studio 54.

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Sep 19, 2018

Bruce Norris' Downstate Premieres at Steppenwolf September 20
Tony winner Pam MacKinnon directs the new play from Pulitzer-winning Clybourne Park writer Bruce Norris.

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Sep 19, 2018

Casting Announced for Luis Valdez' Valley of the Heart at Center Theatre Group
The new play, presented in association with Teatro Campesino, begins October 30 at the Mark Taper Forum.

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Sep 19, 2018

Aaron Lazar Will Offer Broadway to Hollywood in San Francisco
The upcoming star of Dear Evan Hansen will play Feinstein's at the Nikko December 17.

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Sep 19, 2018

Darius de Haas, Erin Dilly, Jenn Gambatese, and Matthew Scott Set for Feeling Wicked: The Magical Side of the American Songbook
The November 3 concert will feature songs ranging from Stephen Schwartz and Disney to Harold Arlen and Lerner and Loewe.

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Sep 19, 2018

Long-Vacant Times Square Broadway Theatre Will Become New Retail Space
The transformation into a multi-floor retail space will preserve historical elements from the nearly century-old theatre.

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Sep 19, 2018

Watch Highlights From The Heart of Rock & Roll at the Old Globe Starring Matt Doyle
Inspired by the music of Huey Lewis and the News, the new musical continues in San Diego.

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Sep 19, 2018

Edwin Lee Gibson-Led Turn Me Loose Extends at Arena Stage
Gretchen Law's acclaimed drama about Dick Gregory will continue an additional week at the D.C. theatre.

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Sep 19, 2018

How to Buy Cheap Classical Music Tickets in NYC
Your guide to affordable classical music concerts.

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Sep 19, 2018

Nick Rashad Burroughs Will Perform James Brown Live at Apollo Music Café
The Kinky Boots and Something Rotten! actor will offer an encore performance October 6.

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Sep 19, 2018

Stage and Screen Actor Peter Donat Dies at Age 90
The Canadian-American actor made his Broadway debut in the 1957 production of Norman Ginsbury's play The First Gentleman.

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Sep 19, 2018

Take a Look at Tina Arena in Evita at the Sydney Opera House
The 40th anniversary tour of the original Harold Prince staging began performances September 13.

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Sep 19, 2018

Michael Esper, Jeanine Serralles, and Jeff Biehl to Star in Mia Chung's Catch As Catch Can
The upcoming world premiere from Page 73 will begin performances in the New Ohio Theatre October 22.

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Sep 19, 2018

Jenn Colella, Martha Plimpton, Javier Muñoz, and Mandy Gonzalez Will Join Amanda Green at Birdland
Amanda Green AF*, the monthly concert series featuring the Tony-nominated lyricist-composer, kicks off September 23.

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Sep 19, 2018

Jersey Boys' Erich Bergen Will Perform at Sony Hall
The Madam Secretary star will perform his solo concert September 30.

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Sep 19, 2018

Leenya Rideout's Wild Abandon Begins at Irish Rep
The new solo play with music begins performances September 19 in the downstairs theatre.

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Sep 19, 2018

The Lifespan of a Fact Announces Rush Ticket Policy
The Broadway premiere, starring Bobby Cannavale, Cherry Jones, and Daniel Radcliffe, begins previews September 20.

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Sep 19, 2018

What Did Critics Think of Harold Prince's Evita Revival in Australia?
Tina Arena stars in the 40th anniversary staging that recreates the original, Tony-winning Broadway production.

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Sep 19, 2018

Sean Holmes Joins Shakespeare's Globe as Associate Artistic Director
Holmes is the former artistic director and join chief executive of London's Lyric Hammersmith.

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Sep 19, 2018

Keegan-Michael Key, Darrell Hammond, Dick Cavett Join Audible Recording of Billy Crystal and Quinton Peeples Play
Have a Nice Day will be presented at the Minetta Lane in October.

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Sep 19, 2018

Michelle Visage Will Join Cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie
The RuPaul's Drag Race judge will make her West End debut as Miss Hedge in the hit London musical.

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Sep 19, 2018

First Look at Susan Hill's The Woman in Black at Cleveland Play House
The show began performances September 15 at the Allen Theatre, kicking off the North American tour of the production.

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Sep 19, 2018

Hear an Exclusive Girl From the North Country Track
Colton Ryan and Caitlin Houlahan perform "I Want You" from Bob Dylan and Conor McPherson's new musical, now playing at The Public Theater.

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