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Mar 07, 2021

A Look at The Ensemblist's Tribute to Broadway a Year Into the Pandemic
In honor of the artists navigating the pandemic, the popular platform reunited over 90 performers to the theatre district in its portrait series with Michaelah Reynolds.

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Mar 07, 2021

From Fosca to Dolly: Celebrating Donna Murphy on the New York Stage
The two-time Tony Award winner celebrates her birthday March 7.

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Mar 07, 2021

Celebrate Bryan Cranston With a Look at His Performances on Broadway
The Tony Award-winning stage and screen star celebrates his birthday March 7.

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Mar 07, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 7
Happy birthday, Donna Murphy!

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Mar 06, 2021

'Suddenly Seymour': Stars in the House Welcomes Jeremy Jordan, Lee Wilkof, Hunter Foster, and Gideon Glick March 6
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Mar 06, 2021

29 Singers Who Brought Their Concerts to Broadway
From Patti LaBelle to Patti LuPone, look back at some of the performers who brought their musicianship to the Main Stem.

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Mar 06, 2021

Look Back at the Stage Musicals of Stephen Schwartz
The acclaimed composer and lyricist celebrates his birthday March 6.

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Mar 06, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 6
Happy birthday to Godspell, Pippin, and Wicked composer Stephen Schwartz.

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Mar 06, 2021

Women's History Month Quiz: The Playwrights
Take this quiz to see how much you know about women playwrights who made history with their words.

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Mar 05, 2021

In the News: Edie Falco Will Star as Hillary Clinton in American Crime Story, Mandy Patinkin Heads to The Good Fight, More
Plus: Broadway Podcast Network launches its own app for theatre-related podcast listening.

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Mar 05, 2021

Check Out London-Based Theatre Photographer Johan Persson's 16 Favorite Production Shots
Persson reflects on some of his favorite theatre photos including Follies, Macbeth, and more.

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Mar 05, 2021

Concert Honoring Late Rebecca Luker Will Feature Kelli O'Hara, Norm Lewis, Judy Kuhn, More
Becca, with music direction by Mary-Mitchell Campbell and Joseph Thalken, will benefit ALS research.

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Mar 05, 2021

The Playbill Weekend Streaming Guide: What to Watch March 5-7
A virtual tour of London's West End, a drive-in production of the new rock musical SuperYou, and more online offerings this weekend.

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Mar 05, 2021

Upcoming Cast Recordings
The show tunes you need from the shows you love!

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Mar 05, 2021

Track-by-Track Breakdown: Sally Wilfert on Collaborating With Her Late Friend Rebecca Luker
A live recording of their 2019 concert All the Girls gets a physical release March 5 from PS Classics.

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Mar 05, 2021

Watch American Dance Machine for the 21st Century Recreate 'Cool' From West Side Story on the Streets of NYC
The dance video is directed by Tony nominee Joshua Bergasse and features the original Jerome Robbins choreography.

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Mar 05, 2021

Stars in the House Celebrates Birdland March 5 With Julie Halston, Jim Caruso, Natalie Douglas, More
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Mar 05, 2021

Filmed Presentation of Gutenberg! The Musical! Will Stream
The performance stars Bobby Conte Thornton and Alex Prakken.

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Mar 05, 2021

Matthew Bourne's New Adventures Festival Launches March 5 With Stream of Swan Lake
City Center presents the virtual festival, also featuring The Car Man, Cinderella, and Romeo and Juliet.

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Mar 05, 2021

Musical Adaptation of The Time Traveler's Wife Sets Sights on U.K. Bow
The musical will feature music and lyrics by Joss Stone and The Eurythmics' Dave Stewart.

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Mar 05, 2021

FX's Pose to End With Season 3, Premiering in May
The Ryan Murphy series features a predominantly trans principal cast, and earned Billy Porter a historic Emmy win.

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Mar 05, 2021

As London Theatres Approach Reopening, Everybody's Talking About Jamie Will Return to the West End in May
The cast will be headed by Noah Thomas as Jamie New and Shane Richie as Hugo/Loco Chanelle.

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Mar 05, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 5
Girl From the North Country becomes the final Broadway show to open before theatres are closed in 2020.

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Mar 05, 2021

SuperYou Musical, Presented Drive-In-Style, Streams March 5
Playbill hosts a special virtual red carpet for the new work by Lourds Lane.

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Mar 04, 2021

Celebrate Tony-Winning Composer Jeanine Tesori With This Video Tribute
Samantha Williams, Kara Lindsay, NaTasha Yvette Williams, and more appear in the half-hour salute from music director Max Grossman.

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Mar 04, 2021

Ann Reinking Scholarship Established to Aid Early Career Dancers
Off The Lane will offer an annual grant to a young dancer moving to New York City.

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Mar 04, 2021

In the News: A Contact Reunion, Lena Hall and Derek Klena in Bringing You Broadway Benefit, More
Plus: New York Theatre Barn hosts a Women in Theatre roundtable with Melissa Errico, Ann Harada, L Morgan Lee, and more.

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Mar 04, 2021

Saycon Sengbloh to Go Back in Time for ABC's The Wonder Years Reboot
The Tony nominee will appear in the Lee Daniels pilot, directed by original series star Fred Savage.

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Mar 04, 2021

Revisit the Emotional Part 1 Finale of The Inheritance
Eric meets the ghosts of Walter's caretaker past.

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Mar 04, 2021

Stars in the House Celebrates Duke Ellington March 4 With Mercedes Ellington, Judith Jamison, Ty Stephens, More
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Mar 04, 2021

Jill Eikenberry Stars in Jericho, Directed by Marsha Mason, Streaming March 4
The Jack Canfora family drama is the inaugural production for New Normal Rep.

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Mar 04, 2021

Back to Court: Six Plans (Another) West End Reopening
The London musical continues to be a symbol of resilience during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Mar 04, 2021

52 of the Most Iconic Playbill Covers in Broadway History
From A Chorus Line to West Side Story, see the Playbills that have made their mark on the Main Stem.

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Mar 04, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 4
In 1993, Martin Short and Bernadette Peters star in the musical The Goodbye Girl.

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Mar 04, 2021

Revisit Lincoln Center Theater's King Lear Starring Christopher Plummer
The production of the Shakespearean drama opened at the Vivian Beaumont Theater March 4, 2004.

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Mar 04, 2021

Scranton Scratch Night Hosts Emerging Writer Showcase March 4
The virtual evening is produced by Pinkhouse Productions and Scranton Shakespeare Festival.

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Mar 03, 2021

In the News: Larry Powell Awarded Playwriting Commission, Donmar Reimagines Assembly for Digital Production
Plus: New Federal Theatre will present readings of Pearl Cleage and Cassandra Medley plays for Women's History Month.

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Mar 03, 2021

Check Out Derrick Baskin, Adam Pascal, Christiani Pitts, More in Amour First Look Trailer
A digital revival of the musical streams April 2-4.

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Mar 03, 2021

Check Out These February Best Sellers From the Playbill Store
A Playbill gaiter, a Once On This Island vinyl, a Ratatouille Playbill, and more.

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Mar 03, 2021

Select Broadway Venues to Welcome Back Audiences for Special Events Beginning in April
The step toward reopening, as part of the NY PopsUp initiative, also includes programming at flexible performance spaces like St. Ann's Warehouse and The Apollo.

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Mar 03, 2021

Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo Will Join Tom Hanks, Luke Evans, More in Disney's Live-Action Pinocchio
Robert Zemeckis will direct from a script he penned with Chris Weitz.

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Mar 03, 2021

Opera Dissection Podcast Aria Code to Return for 18-Episode 3rd Season
Rhiannon Giddens hosts the series from WQXR and The Metropolitan Opera.

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Mar 03, 2021

Can You Finish the Missing Lyrics to Once On This Island?
Test your theatre knowledge of the Tony-nominated score.

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Mar 03, 2021

Ashley Park, Nikki M. James, Anaïs Mitchell, More Tapped for Amplify 2021 Concert
Kate Baldwin will direct the streaming benefit for Maestra Music.

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Mar 03, 2021

Stars in the House Celebrates Floyd Collins March 3 With Adam Guettel, Tina Landau, Jason Danieley, More
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Mar 03, 2021

'Midnight, Not a Sound From the Stages': Kerry Ellis Records an Apt New Version of Cats Anthem 'Memory'
Jon Monie penned new lyrics to the Andrew Lloyd Webber hit to raise awareness about the struggling theatre industry.

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Mar 03, 2021

May Adrales Named The Lark's New Artistic Director
The news comes less than a week after John Clinton Eisner announced his retirement.

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Mar 03, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 3
In 2005, Norbert Leo Butz, John Lithgow, and Sherie Rene Scott star in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels on Broadway.

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Mar 03, 2021

Karen Olivo, Laura Benanti, Alia Jones-Harvey, More Set for Virtual Women's Day on Broadway
Disney on Broadway's fourth annual event is themed "Reflecting Courageously, Transforming Collectively."

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Mar 03, 2021

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Walter Kerr Theatre Have You Seen?
Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the venue.

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Mar 03, 2021

Look Back at John Lithgow, Sherie Rene Scott, and Norbert Leo Butz in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
The musical, directed by Jack O'Brien and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell, opened at the Imperial Theatre March 3, 2005.

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Mar 03, 2021

Checking In With… Ain't Too Proud Star Matt Manuel
"I believe that this is such an opportunity to grow and reflect on ourselves. Growth is never comfortable."

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Mar 02, 2021

In the News: Cynthia Erivo to Star in Roar Series, New Award for Female and Non-Binary Directors, More
Plus, the participating musicals for Theatre Accelerator's New Reality Edition development program have been chosen.

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Mar 02, 2021

Ben Platt, Allison Janney Tapped for The People We Hate at the Wedding Comedy
The movie adaptation of Grant Ginder's novel will also star Schitt's Creek Emmy winner Annie Murphy.

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Mar 02, 2021

A Toast to ‘Chandelier': Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers Breaks Down the Crucial Act 2 Scene
How a pop anthem became one of the most crucial moments in a hit-filled musical.

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Mar 02, 2021

A First Look at Fionn Whitehead, Alfred Enoch, and More in The Picture of Dorian Gray
The digital production is set to premiere March 16.

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Mar 02, 2021

Glimmerglass Plans Outdoor 2021 Season With New, Open-Air Stage on Festival Lawn
The summer lineup includes the world premiere of Sandra Seaton's The Passion of Mary Cardwell Dawson, starring Denyce Graves.

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Mar 02, 2021

Seth Rudetsky Recounts Harrowing Anecdotes from Brian Stokes Mitchell and Santino Fontana
This week, Seth continues to celebrate his birthday with Broadway stories and more.

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Mar 02, 2021

Schedule of Upcoming and Current Free Live Stream Broadcasts
Your guide to where and when to watch captures of live plays and musicals.

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Mar 02, 2021

Bring It On: The Musical Tour Sets New London Dates
Amber Davies and Louis Smith will head the cast.

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Mar 02, 2021

3 New Musicals Named Winners of 2021 Richard Rodgers Awards
Creators include Chelsea Marcantel, Michael Mahler, Alan Schmuckler, Heather Christian, EllaRose Chary, and Brandon James Gwinn.

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Mar 02, 2021

See Arts Workers Reunite at New York City Center to Advocate for Artist Relief
The event, hosted by We Light Candles and Be an #Arts Hero, was part of the Arts Workers Unite: 100 Days of Art and Activism initiative.

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Mar 02, 2021

The Actors Fund, National Black Theatre, Manhattan Theatre Club, More Receive NYSCA Grants
Also among the grants is funding for a new work by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins at Off-Broadway's Signature Theatre Company.

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Mar 02, 2021

Viva la Vie Bohème! Rent Celebrates 25 Years at New York Theatre Workshop's Virtual Gala March 2
Idina Menzel, Anthony Rapp, Adam Pascal, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Wilson Jermaine Heredia, Jesse L. Martin, and many more are set to appear.

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Mar 02, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 2
Smokey Joe's Cafe, the musical revue saluting the songs of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, opens on this date in 1995.

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Mar 01, 2021

In the News: Nick Jonas Parodies Les Misérables on SNL, Genius: Aretha's Premiere Rollout, More
Plus: Two breakout directors launch a new series focusing on theatre's Comeback.

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Mar 01, 2021

March 2021 Streaming Guide: For Colored Girls, Raya and the Last Dragon, Genius: Aretha, More
See what's coming to Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Netflix, and more this month.

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Mar 01, 2021

Kelli O'Hara, Steven Pasquale, More Will Join Jason Robert Brown for The Bridges of Madison County Reunion Event
The Jesse Walker Show will welcome cast and creative team members from the 2014 musical.

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Mar 01, 2021

Patti Murin, Christy Altomare, More to Lead Online Spring Break Broadway Student Summit
The three-day virtual event will connect theatre students worldwide with Broadway professionals for online workshops and more.

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Mar 01, 2021

Matthew Bourne's New Adventures Festival Will Launch With Stream of Swan Lake
City Center presents the virtual festival, also featuring The Car Man, Cinderella, and Romeo and Juliet.

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Mar 01, 2021

Playbill's Weekly Streaming Guide: What to Watch March 1-5
NYTW's Rent Celebration, an '80s mall murder mystery, and more online offerings this week.

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Mar 01, 2021

Listen to Selections From the 5 Plays Tony-Nominated for Best Original Score
In a Tony Awards first, a play will win the category at the 74th annual ceremony.

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Mar 01, 2021

Interactive Virtual Theatre Experiences in March 2021: London West End Tour, Jennifer Tepper's Broadway History, More
A full roster of digital events presented by Social Selects this month.

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Mar 01, 2021

Broadway's Cort Theatre to Receive Major Renovation and Expansion
The addition will add accessible bathrooms and a rehearsal space to one of Broadway's more intimate theatres.

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Mar 01, 2021

Celebrate More Than 40 Years of Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd on Broadway
The Tony-winning musical, starring Angela Lansbury and Len Cariou, opened at the Uris Theatre March 1, 1979.

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Mar 01, 2021

Metropolitan Opera Salutes Beverly Sills, Leontyne Price, Renée Fleming, More in Women's History Month Streams
The company kicks off the month with a week of performances featuring trailblazing women of opera.

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Mar 01, 2021

New Developments on Jeff Buckley Biopic, Starring Hadestown's Reeve Carney
Orian Williams will direct Everybody Here Wants You for Culmination.

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Mar 01, 2021

Watch Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean Sing ‘Love Shack' in Live Pop-Up Performance
The stars took part in one of the first NY PopUps events, as part of the state's arts revitalization program.

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Mar 01, 2021

To Days of Inspiration: Explore the Evolution of Rent Through Jonathan Larson's Own Notes
Ahead of New York Theatre Workshop's Rent-themed gala, Jennifer Ashley Tepper guides readers through archives documenting the late composer's process.

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Mar 01, 2021

To Days of Inspiration: Explore to Evolution of Rent Through Jonathan Larson's Own Notes
Ahead of New York Theatre Workshop's Rent-themed gala, Jennifer Ashley Tepper guides readers through archives documenting the late composer's process.

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Mar 01, 2021

There's Still Time to Catch Whoopi Goldberg, André De Shields, Tituss Burgess, More in Upon These Shoulders
The Black Theatre Coalition streaming concert explores the past, present, and future of Black artistry.

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Mar 01, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: March 1
In 1979, Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Sweeney Todd opens on Broadway.

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Mar 01, 2021

Celebrate Tony Winner Lindsay Mendez With a Look at Her Theatre Highlights
The Carousel and Wicked celebrates her birthday March 1.

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Mar 01, 2021

Chadwick Boseman Wins Posthumous Golden Globe Award for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
The late actor made his final film appearance in the Netflix adaptation of the August Wilson play.

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Feb 28, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 28
Today's birthdays include Zero Mostel, Tommy Tune, and Bernadette Peters.

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Feb 28, 2021

From Dot to Dolly: Revisiting the Stage Work of Bernadette Peters
The Tony-winning actor celebrates her birthday February 28.

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Feb 27, 2021

Look Back at Elizabeth Taylor on Broadway
The Academy Award-winning movie star and icon was born February 27, 1932.

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Feb 27, 2021

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 27
In 2003, Richard Greenberg's Take Me Out opens on Broadway.

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Feb 27, 2021

Carly Hughes and Michael Urie Star in Chicken and Biscuits February 27
The Douglas Lyons comedy gets the digital treatment from 59E59 Theaters.

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Feb 27, 2021

Checking In With… Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Tony Nominee Daniel J. Watts
To celebrate Black History Month, the cast of Tina reunited virtually to record Watts' new poem, "The Gatherers."

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Feb 27, 2021

21 Imaginative Broadway Shows That Have Been Keeping Us Inspired
From The Wiz to Hadestown, feed your creativity with these innovative productions that have played the Great White Way.

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Feb 27, 2021

Stars in the House Celebrates Seth Rudetsky's Birthday February 27
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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Feb 27, 2021

Virtual Premiere of Strange Courtesies, About South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission, Begins February 27
San Jose Stage company, in collaboration with the African-American Shakespeare Company, presents L. Peter Callender's drama.

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Feb 27, 2021

Whoopi Goldberg, André De Shields, Tituss Burgess, More Star in Upon These Shoulders February 27
The Black Theatre Coalition streaming concert explores the past, present, and future of Black artistry.

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Feb 26, 2021

25 10-Minute Musicals From Sound Bites Festival Now Available for Licensing by Music Theatre International
Recently published by Theatre Now New York, the collection of short musicals is available for both streaming and in-person performances.

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Feb 26, 2021

In the News: West Side Story's Rachel Zegler Cast in Shazam! Sequel, Dominic Monaghan Joins Plymouth Point, More
Plus: Keep an eye out for Gavin Creel and Shoshana Bean in a NY PopsUp concert this weekend.

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Feb 26, 2021

6 Decades of Theatre Through the Eyes of Emmy-Winning Musical Director John McDaniel
The Broadway and The Rosie O'Donnell Show veteran turns 60 February 26.

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Feb 26, 2021

How to Tune in To Dreamgirls on Clubhouse
Broadway alums Alex Newell, Marisha Wallace, Jelani Remy, and more are set for the Clubhouse production.

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Feb 26, 2021

Seth Rudetsky Recounts a Birthday-Filled Week on Stars in the House
This week's birthdays include William Finn, Andréa Burns, and Seth himself.

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Feb 26, 2021

Stars in the House Celebrates Jerome Robbins' Broadway February 26 With Jason Alexander, Scott Wise, More
Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's daily series benefits The Actors Fund.

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