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American Airlines Theatre (New York, NY)
229 W. 42nd St.

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In October 1995, the first production of The 24 Hour Plays took place in Manhattan's Lower East Side. Inspired by Scott McCloud's 24 hour comics (comic books composed in a single day), creator Tina Fallon really only intended the project as a one-time-only event.



Twelve years and three hundred plays later, The 24 Hour Plays have been produced in New York, London, Los Angeles, Chicago, and Greece. This success has led to the recent collaboration with organizations like The Old Vic and Urban Arts Partnerships, to produce celebrity shows that benefit a variety of worthy causes.



BWW's On This Day - October 22, 2016
by - Oct 22, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on October 22 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

Theresa Rebeck Penning BLEAK HOUSE-Inspired Drama FORTUNE for Bravo?
by TV News Desk - Jul 11, 2013

Deadline.com reports that Bravo is developing a drama called FORTUNE, based on Charles Dickens' 19th century novel Bleak House. (more...)

Broadway Alums Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy Welcome Baby Son Cyrus
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2012

According to People, Broadway alums Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy welcomed their first child, a baby boy named Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy, on December 17. (more...)