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Feb 21, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 21


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Feb 20, 2019

A Look at Opening Night of By The Way, Meet Vera Stark Off-Broadway
The Signature Theatre revival of Lynn Nottage's play, directed by Kamilah Forbes, opened February 19.

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Feb 20, 2019

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

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Feb 20, 2019

See the Cast of Off-Broadway's Lolita, My Love Meet the Press
The production, which is part of York Theatre Company's Musicals in Mufti series, will begin performances February 23.

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Feb 20, 2019

An Exclusive Look Behind the Scenes at The Scarlet Pimpernel
Manhattan Concert Productions' one-night-only staging starred Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis, and more.

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Feb 20, 2019

David Hyde Pierce to Host Mr. Abbott Awards Gala
James Lapine will present a special Mr. Abbott Award to Victoria Traube during the Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation's March 25 gala.

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Feb 20, 2019

Dana Ivey, Michael Hayden, and More to Star in Lillian Hellman's Watch on the Rhine
The play will be the first reading in the 23rd John McDonald Salon Reading Series from The Acting Company.

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Feb 20, 2019

A Look at the Latest Production Photos of To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway
The Aaron Sorkin stage adaptation, starring Jeff Daniels, opened on Broadway December 13 at the Shubert Theatre.

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Feb 20, 2019

Jeremy Jordan Lines Up Concert Dates in Florida, New Orleans, and Toronto
The Newsies and Bonnie and Clyde star will also play Carnegie Hall this fall.

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Feb 20, 2019

Nikki M. James, Mark Evans, Ann Harada, More Set for I Married an Angel at Encores!
The New York City Center production runs March 20-24.

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Feb 20, 2019

What Changes Does Betty Buckley Make for Her Dolly Levi?
This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Sean Hayes and Sarah Silverman see Seth's new show, stories from Hello, Dolly! on the road, and Jason Danieley's new undertaking.

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Feb 20, 2019

Stage Directions: Fiasco Theater's Noah Brody On Finding the Experimental, Avant-Garde in Sondheim's Work
Why he thinks of Merrily We Roll Along as a series of one-acts, plus the production Fiasco Theater will take on next.

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Feb 20, 2019

See the Cast of Broadway's Oklahoma! Meet the Press
The acclaimed revival, led by Rebecca Naomi Jones and Damon Daunno, will play Circle in the Square.

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Feb 20, 2019

Look Back at Highlights From The Bridges of Madison County
The Jason Robert Brown-Marsha Norman musical, starring Kelli O'Hara and Steven Pasquale, opened on Broadway February 20, 2014.

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Feb 20, 2019

10 10-Minute Musicals Will Take the Stage at 6th Annual Sounds Bites Festival
The Theatre Now New York-operated showcase will take place April 2 at Kaufman Music Center.

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Feb 20, 2019

6 Reasons to Buy Group Sale Tickets
Group sales isn't just for school trips—you just need nine theatreloving friends to make your next night out Broadway centric.

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Feb 20, 2019

Biblical Rock Musical Only Human Sets Fall Off-Broadway Dates
Rocker Mike Squillante's new musical will premiere October 17 at Theatre at St. Clement's.

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Feb 20, 2019

Broadway Bounty Hunter, Starring Annie Golden, to Arrive Off-Broadway This Summer
The Joe Iconis musical, seen at Barrington Stage Company in 2016, is set to make its New York debut.

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Feb 20, 2019

Claybourne Elder, Hannah Elless, and Bryce Pinkham Will Star in Paper Mill's Benny & Joon Musical
Colin Hanlon, Paolo Montalban, Natalie Toro, and more are also part of the cast.

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Feb 20, 2019

First Look at The Play That Goes Wrong, Now Going Wrong Off-Broadway
The hit London and Broadway comedy began previews February 11 at New World Stages.

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Feb 20, 2019

Eva Noblezada Will Bring Ballad of a Broadway Twenty-Something to The Green Room 42
The Tony nominee and star of Broadway's upcoming Hadestown will make her New York City concert return.

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Feb 20, 2019

Linda and Laura Benanti to Perform The Story Goes On at Wolftrap
The concerts will take place March 9 at the Barns.

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Feb 20, 2019

Go Inside the Opening Night of Merrily We Roll Along Off-Broadway
Fiasco Theatre's streamlined and revised revival of the musical by Stephen Sondheim and George Furth officially opened at Roundabout's Laura Pels Theatre February 19.

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Feb 20, 2019

Porgy and Bess, an Anna Netrebko Puccini Triple Bill, More Set for Metropolitan Opera's 2019-2020 Season
The new lineup includes the Met premieres of two operas written nearly three centuries apart: Handel's Agrippina and Philip Glass' Akhnaten.

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Feb 20, 2019

Dear Evan Hansen Will Hold Open Call in Chicago for Leading Roles for Broadway, National Tour, and Toronto Productions
Are you the next star of the Tony-winning musical?

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Feb 20, 2019

A Sneak Peek at Chick Flick the Musical Off-Broadway
The new musical from Suzy Conn will begin performances at the Westside Theatre February 21.

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Feb 20, 2019

Tony Nominee Jennifer Damiano and Kathryn Gallagher to Bring Hindsight to Feinstein's/54 Below
The stars of Next to Normal and Jagged Little Pill will appear together in March.

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Feb 20, 2019

Tony Winner Lindsay Mendez and Ryan Scott Oliver's Actor Therapy Begins Enrollment for Summer Intensives
The two programs are focused on building the tools needed for actors to be successful on stage—one for college students and one for new arrivals to New York City.

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Feb 20, 2019

West End Play All Our Children to Debut Off-Broadway This Spring
Tony winner John Glover will be a part of the American premiere at the Sheen Center for Thought & Culture.

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Feb 20, 2019

Emily Skinner, Jenn Gambatese, and Matthew Scott Set for Feeling Wicked at Feinstein's/54 Below
From Wicked to "Witchcraft," the concert evening explores the magical side of the American Songbook.

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Feb 20, 2019

Isabelle Huppert-Led The Mother Begins Off-Broadway
French playwright Florian Zeller, who penned The Father, returns to the U.S. with a play about a woman grasping for stability.

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Feb 20, 2019

Look Back at Tony Winner Jessie Mueller Onstage
Mueller will return to Broadway this season as Julie Jordan in Carousel.

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Feb 20, 2019

Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan Mix Rodgers and Hammerstein With Jason Robert Brown in ‘The Next 10 Minutes Ago' Music Video
The latest entry from the R&H Goes Pop! series combines tunes from Cinderella and The Last Five Years.

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Feb 20, 2019

Read Reviews for the Signature Revival of By the Way, Meet Vera Stark
Kamilah Forbes directs the newest production from Pulitzer Prize-winning resident playwright Lynn Nottage.

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Feb 20, 2019

Eva Noblezada Will Bring Ballad of a Broadway Twenty-Something to Green Room 42
The Tony nominee and star of Broadway's upcoming Hadestown will make her New York City concert return.

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Feb 20, 2019

Adam Pascal, Kerry Ellis, Judy Kuhn, More Set for The Best of… Rock Musicals London Benefit Concerts
The two concerts, set for May 12, will benefit the Charlie Waller Memorial Trust.

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Feb 20, 2019

What Caused Jake Gyllenhaal to Run Offstage During His Public Theater Monologue Play?
The stage and screen star revealed how much he cares about his audiences while on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon .

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Feb 20, 2019

What Did Critics Think of the World Premiere of Anne Washburn's Shipwreck?
The play opened at London's Almeida Theatre February 19.

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Feb 20, 2019

See Cyndi Lauper Visit The Cher Show on Broadway
The legendary pop star and Kinky Boots songwriter dropped by to visit the cast of the hit musical on February 15.

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Feb 20, 2019

See Ryann Redmond, Joe Carroll, and Noah J. Ricketts Join Principal Cast of Broadway's Frozen
The Disney musical, playing at the St. James Theatre, welcomed the performers to the company February 19.

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Feb 20, 2019

Network, Starring Bryan Cranston, Extends Broadway Engagement Into June
The Ivo van Hove-directed play, based on the 1976 film, continues to play the Belasco Theatre

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Feb 20, 2019

20 Playwrights Who Perform in Their Own Work
Daring writer-performers to put on your radar—and whose work you can catch this 2019 season!

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Feb 20, 2019

Off-Broadway Return of The Play That Goes Wrong Opens February 20 at New World Stages
The hit London and Broadway comedy began previews February 11.

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Feb 20, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 20


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Feb 19, 2019

What Did Critics Think of Fiasco's Merrily We Roll Along Off-Broadway?
The streamlined and revised revival officially opened at Roundabout's Laura Pels Theatre February 19.

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Feb 19, 2019

Robert Cuccioli and More Tapped for The White Devil Off-Broadway
Louisa Proske's new production will begin performances in March in a re-configured Lucille Lortel Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

Go Inside Rehearsals for Suzan-Lori Parks' White Noise Off-Broadway
The new play will begin performances March 5 at the Public Theater, directed by Artistic Director Oskar Eustis.

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Feb 19, 2019

Azudi Onyejekwe Joins Off-Broadway Musical Sincerely, Oscar
Onyejekwe will star alongside creator Doreen Taylor in the new musical celebrating the life and legacy of lyricist Oscar Hammerstein II.

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Feb 19, 2019

Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates Oscar Peterson
All-star pianists gather to pay musical tribute to the legendary musician February 22-23.

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Feb 19, 2019

Grosses Analysis: Be More Chill Plays to Sold-Out Crowds, Breaking House Record During First Week on Broadway
The Broadway revival of Kiss Me, Kate also reached full capacity during its first week.

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Feb 19, 2019

Look Back at Baker Street on Broadway
The Sherlock Holmes-themed musical opened on Broadway on February 16, 1965.

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Feb 19, 2019

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

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Feb 19, 2019

Dance-Theatre Work Boys in Trouble Will Return to San Francisco
The work from transgender contemporary dance choreographer Sean Dorsey returns in March.

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Feb 19, 2019

A Look Inside Manhattan Concert Productions' The Scarlet Pimpernel
The one-night-only concert, starring Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, Norm Lewis, and more, played Lincoln Center's David Geffen Hall February 18.

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Feb 19, 2019

A Look at Follies' Return to London's National Theatre
The return engagement of the acclaimed production will officially open February 22.

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Feb 19, 2019

Cast Set for World Premiere of New Opera Stonewall
Iain Bell and Mark Campbell's work will begin performances at New York City Opera in June.

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Feb 19, 2019

Los Angeles Philharmonic to Present Sunday in the Park With George in 2020
Gustavo Dudamel will conduct the fully staged presentation in honor of Stephen Sondheim's 90th birthday.

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Feb 19, 2019

Jeff Daniels Almost Quit Acting Long Before To Kill A Mockingbird
The Tony-nominated actor says writer Aaron Sorkin turned him around.

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Feb 19, 2019

Redhouse Arts Center to Present Rent, Fences, Fun Home, and More
The theatre unveils its inaugural season under the leadership of new Artistic Director Hunter Foster.

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Feb 19, 2019

Patti Murin Will Join Ariana Debose, Santino Fontana, and More for Broadway Belts for PFF!
The February 25 benefit concert raises money to fight pulmonary fibrosis.

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Feb 19, 2019

Austin Scott Is Broadway's New Hamilton Star
Scott takes on the title role after appearing in the blockbuster musical's national tour.

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Feb 19, 2019

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

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Feb 19, 2019

Read Reviews for Lights Out at the Geffen With Dulé Hill
See new production images from the Nat King Cole bio play with music, which opened February 13 in Los Angeles.

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Feb 19, 2019

To All the Boys I've Loved Before Writer Sofia Alvarez Will Premiere Nylon Off-Broadway
Sheila Vand will star in the modern day take on Ibsen's A Doll's House.

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Feb 19, 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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Feb 19, 2019

Adam Pascal Returns to Broadway's Pretty Woman: The Musical February 19
The Tony nominee once again steps into the role of Edward Lewis for a limited run.

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Feb 19, 2019

Casting Announced for Musicals in Mufti Staging of Lolita, My Love
The York Theatre Company's Mufti season celebrates lyricist and librettist Alan Jay Lerner.

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Feb 19, 2019

Network's Tatiana Maslany Describes Her Backstage Shenanigan That Led to an Onstage Mishap
The Broadway star had to quickly change her blocking in the drama starring Bryan Cranston.

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Feb 19, 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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Feb 19, 2019

Re-Imagined Oklahoma! Revival Announces Complete Broadway Cast
The acclaimed revival will begin previews at the Circle in the Square March 19.

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Feb 19, 2019

Julie, Madly, Deeply, a Musical Ode to Julie Andrews, Plus Handbagged and More Slated for Brits Off Broadway
The annual festival of works from the U.K. will kick off in April.

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Feb 19, 2019

I'm Not a Comedian…I'm Lenny Bruce Will Play an 8-Week Engagement at The Box
Joe Mantegna directs the play that stars Ronnie Marmo.

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Feb 19, 2019

Read Reviews for Dolly Parton's 9 to 5 in London
The musical opened February 17 at the Savoy Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

Rob Houchen and More Join Renée Fleming and Dove Cameron for London's The Light in the Piazza
The Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas musical will play Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall in the summer.

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Feb 19, 2019

Alice Ripley Will Play the Witch in Long Island Into the Woods: In Concert
She joins Melissa Errico, Constantine Maroulis, Ali Ewoldt, and more in the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical.

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Feb 19, 2019

What Did London Critics Think of West End's Come From Away?
The musical officially opened February 18 at the Phoenix Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

Watch Broadway's Beautiful Perform a Carole King Medley on The View
Star Chilina Kennedy leads the cast of the hit bio-musical in songs like "Natural Woman" and "I Feel the Earth Move."

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Feb 19, 2019

See Who's Joining Anne-Marie Duff and Arthur Darvill in Josie Rourke's Sweet Charity
The London staging will mark Rourke's final production as Donmar Warehouse's artistic director.

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Feb 19, 2019

Shane Richie to Star in U.K. Tour of The Entertainer
Sean O'Connor directs the adaptation of the John Osborne play that will launch in August at the Curve Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

The Prince of Egypt Musical Will Get Private London Reading
New material has been written for the latest reading of the Stephen Schwartz-Philip LaZebnik show.

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Feb 19, 2019

Glee and Hedwig Alum Darren Criss Marries Mia Swier
The longtime couple were married in New Orleans February 16.

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Feb 19, 2019

Broadway's The Ferryman Welcomes New Company, Including Brian d'Arcy James, Emily Bergl, Shuler Hensley
The new cast members begin performances February 19 at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

Ainsley Melham and Mike Longo Join Broadway's Aladdin February 19
The two played appeared in the Disney musical in Australia and on tour, respectively.

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Feb 19, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 19


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Feb 19, 2019

Lynn Nottage's By the Way, Meet Vera Stark Opens Off-Broadway February 19
Kamilah Forbes directs the Signature Theatre revival, which stars Jessica Frances Dukes in the title role.

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Feb 19, 2019

Merrily We Roll Along Opens Off-Broadway February 19
Fiasco Theater brings its signature style to an all-new production of the Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical.

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Feb 19, 2019

Ryann Redmond Joins Broadway's Frozen as Olaf; Noah J. Ricketts and Joe Carroll Also Among New Principals
The Disney musical continues to play Broadway's St. James Theatre.

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Feb 19, 2019

World Premiere of Diana Musical, About Late Princess Diana, Begins Previews February 19
Tony winner Christopher Ashley directs the new musical at La Jolla Playhouse.

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Feb 18, 2019

Matthew Broderick Stops by At Home With Amy Sedaris
The Tony winner appears as the author of The Glass Teenagerie on an upcoming episode Season 2 of Season 2 the truTV series.

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Feb 18, 2019

Lights Out Extends a Second Time at the Geffen Playhouse
The play with music stars Dulé Hill and Daniel J. Watts.

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Feb 18, 2019

Understanding the Music Behind Broadway's Choir Boy
Jeremy Pope, Caleb Eberhardt, and the cast of the Tarell Alvin McCraney play recall the church songs that impacted their lives.

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Feb 18, 2019

Look Back at Audrey Hepburn in Ondine on Broadway
The show opened at the 46th Street Theatre on February 18,1954.

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Feb 18, 2019

Rachel Tucker, Helen Hobson, More Star in Come From Away in London, Opening February 18
The musical began previews in the West End January 30 following a Dublin engagement.

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Feb 18, 2019

One-Night-Only The Scarlet Pimpernel Concert, With Tony Yazbeck, Laura Osnes, and More, Presented February 18
Gabriel Barre directs the Manhattan Concert Productions presentation.

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Feb 18, 2019

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: February 18


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Feb 18, 2019

Broadway's Wicked Welcomes a New Wizard February 18
The international hit musical continues at the Gershwin Theatre.

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Feb 17, 2019

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

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Feb 17, 2019

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

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Feb 17, 2019

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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Feb 17, 2019

The Irish Troubles and The IRA: An Historical Guide to Broadway's The Ferryman
Want to learn more about the political climate surrounding the Carney family? Here are the basics.

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