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Joseph Papp Public Theater [Newman Theater] (New York, NY)
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STAGE TUBE: The Actor's Audience Interview Stars of A.N.O.N Productions' HAMLETSTAGE TUBE: The Actor's Audience Interview Stars of A.N.O.N Productions' HAMLET
by Stage Tube - Nov 2, 2016

Is equality a state of mind or state of affairs? Can gender ever be freed from the masculine/feminine paradigm? The patriarchal state may seem a thing of the past but what if the struggle for power and survival make it our future. Inspired by the 'He For She' Campaign, a first of its kind, which acknowledges the need for men in the women's movement, A.N.O.N. Productions is proud to present a return of their successful 2015 take on Hamlet, set in the near future. Check out a new interview with the stars of the production below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: SWEET Celebrates Opening Night at National Black TheatreSTAGE TUBE: SWEET Celebrates Opening Night at National Black Theatre
by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2016

Maechi Aharanwa, Tre Davis and Renika Williams star in Harrison David Rivers' play 'Sweet,' the first theatrical production of the 48th season of Dr. Barbara Ann Teer's National Black Theatre's (NBT). Directed by Raelle Myrick-Hodges in her New York City directorial debut, the world premiere opened on October 22 and runs through November 20. Check out interviews and footage from opening night in the video below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Kara Lindsay, Nicolas Dromard and More in NCT's MARY POPPINSSTAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Kara Lindsay, Nicolas Dromard and More in NCT's MARY POPPINS
by Stage Tube - Jul 28, 2016

North Carolina Theatre announces the summer production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins. Leading the cast in her North Carolina Theatre debut is Broadway sensation Kara Lindsay as everyone's favorite nanny, 'Mary Poppins' alongside Nicolas Dromard. NC native Eric Woodall is set to direct with choreography by Ryan Kasprzak. NC Theatre's production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins will play July 26-31, 2016 at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Raleigh.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

VIDEO: Tour The Fascinating Artifacts of The British Library's 'Shakespeare In Ten Acts'VIDEO: Tour The Fascinating Artifacts of The British Library's 'Shakespeare In Ten Acts'
by Michael Dale - Jul 22, 2016

The library's gallery show inspires viewers to imagine how audiences reacted to the first stage appearance by a female actor and the first British performance of Othello by a black actor. (more...)

BWW TV: Sneak Peek at UK Tour of NIGHT MUST FALLBWW TV: Sneak Peek at UK Tour of NIGHT MUST FALL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 6, 2016

The Original Theatre Company and Salisbury Playhouse in association with Eastbourne Theatres will present the national tour of Emlyn Williams's psychological thriller, NIGHT MUST FALL, directed by Luke Sheppard and starring Gwen Taylor as Mrs Bramson, Daragh O'Malley as Inspector Belsize, Niamh McGrady as Olivia and Will Featherstone as Dan.  The tour will begin at Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne on 19 August, with a National press night on Wednesday 7 September at Salisbury Playhouse.  BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at the teaser video below! (more...)

VIDEO: LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES' Liev Schreiber Auditions For HAMLET As Ray DonovanVIDEO: LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES' Liev Schreiber Auditions For HAMLET As Ray Donovan
by Michael Dale - Jun 30, 2016

Liev Schreiber has played Shakespeare's Prince of Denmark on stage, but is his character from the hit Showtime series 'Ray Donovan' up to the task? (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Jason Kravits Plays His Last Performance in OFF THE TOP June 6thSTAGE TUBE: Jason Kravits Plays His Last Performance in OFF THE TOP June 6th
by Stage Tube - Jun 1, 2016

Don't miss Jason Kravits (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt) and special guest star Alexander Gemignani, in Jason's improvisational nightclub act, OFF The TOP. This is the final performance, before Kravits departs to tread the boards this summer at the Muny and the La Jolla Playhouse. The final show plays June 6th at 7pm at The Duplex. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: David Tennant, Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tim Minchin, and More Dissect HAMLET's Most Iconic LineSTAGE TUBE: David Tennant, Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tim Minchin, and More Dissect HAMLET's Most Iconic Line
by Stage Tube - Apr 24, 2016

David Tennant, who just hosted the two-hour TV special Shakespeare Live! At The RSC, was joined by a 'line of Hamlets,' including Paapa Essiedu, Tim Minchin, Benedict Cumberbatch, Harriet Walter, Rory Kinnear, Ian McKellen, and Judi Dench to debate how to perfectly deliver one of the most iconic lines in Shakespeare: 'To be, or not to be.' Watch the full skit below! (more...)

VIDEO:  Shotgun Players' HAMLET Roulette Has Actors Trading Roles Every NightVIDEO: Shotgun Players' HAMLET Roulette Has Actors Trading Roles Every Night
by Michael Dale - Apr 22, 2016

Each member of the seven member ensemble memorizes every role and finds out five minutes before showtime how the performance is cast. (more...)

BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge, featuring the Great David Tennant!BWW TV Exclusive: Backstage with Richard Ridge, featuring the Great David Tennant!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Apr 10, 2016

He's played everything from Hamlet to Doctor Who; from Barty Crouch Jr. to Zebediah Kilgrave. Now he's taking on one of Shakespeare's greatest characters, and he's doing it right here in New York City, David Tennant is currently making his US stage debut in BAM's sold out run of Richard II, as a part of the King & Country: Shakespeare's Great Cycle Of Kings series. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Young Vic's Short Film THE ROOF Pays Tribute to Director Peter BrookSTAGE TUBE: Young Vic's Short Film THE ROOF Pays Tribute to Director Peter Brook
by Stage Tube - Apr 2, 2016

Young Vic has released a short film honoring legendary director Peter Brook with a star-studded cast, including Ian McKellen, Natalie Dormer, Jude Law, David Lan, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith, Rory Kinnear, Marcello Magni, Sinead Matthews, Hugh Skinner, Noma Dumezweni, and Peter Brook himself. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Jude Law Stars in Michael Grandage-Helmed GENIUSVIDEO: First Look - Jude Law Stars in Michael Grandage-Helmed GENIUS
by Movies News Desk - Mar 18, 2016

Jude Law stars in GENIUS, based on A. Scott Berg's National Book Award-winning biography, Max Perkins: Editor of Genius. Directed by Tony Award-winning director Michael Grandage (REDS), the film hits theaters June 10th. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Back in Siam! Ken Watanabe Returns to THE KING AND ISTAGE TUBE: Back in Siam! Ken Watanabe Returns to THE KING AND I
by Stage Tube - Mar 18, 2016

The King is back! Tony nominee Ken Watanabe just returned to The King and I, where he will play the King of Siam through April 17. Below, check out a video of his first curtain call back in action! (more...)

VIDEO: Maxine Linehan Unveils Music Video for U2's 'One'; BC/EFA Benefit Concert Set for BirdlandVIDEO: Maxine Linehan Unveils Music Video for U2's 'One'; BC/EFA Benefit Concert Set for Birdland
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2016

Critically acclaimed vocalist Maxine Linehan announced today that she will release a single of U2's hit 'One' on Monday, March 14 on iTunes. All profits from the sale of the single will be donated to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS in the spirit of giving that U2 laid out when they first released the benefit single to raise money for AIDS research. (more...)

VIDEO: Alan Cumming Premieres Sneak Peek at 'Hoover Dam: The Musical' on LATE NIGHTVIDEO: Alan Cumming Premieres Sneak Peek at 'Hoover Dam: The Musical' on LATE NIGHT
by TV News Desk - Feb 4, 2016

On last night's LATE NIGHT, guest Alan Cumming premiered a sneak peek of his new upcoming Broadway musical HOOVER DAM: THE MUSICAL. (more...)

VIDEO: Legendary Director Trevor Nunn Takes On The Challenges of Shakespeare's PERICLESVIDEO: Legendary Director Trevor Nunn Takes On The Challenges of Shakespeare's PERICLES
by Michael Dale - Dec 15, 2015

After the devastatingly tragic KING LEAR, Shakespeare wrote PERICLES in the style of story theatre. (more...)

VIDEO: Rachel Dratch Talks New Stage Comedy RIPCORD on 'Today'VIDEO: Rachel Dratch Talks New Stage Comedy RIPCORD on 'Today'
by TV News Desk - Nov 30, 2015

Funny lady Rachel Dratch dropped by NBC's TODAY to talk about her new stage comedy RIPCORD, directed by David Hyde Pierce. (more...)

BWW TV: Hoon Lee Takes the Throne in Broadway's THE KING AND I; Watch Highlights!BWW TV: Hoon Lee Takes the Throne in Broadway's THE KING AND I; Watch Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 27, 2015

On Tuesday, September 29, immediately upon completion of filming his starring role on the fourth season of the Cinemax series 'Banshee,' Hoon Lee joined Tony winner Kelli O'Hara and the company, assuming the role of The King, which was originated for this production by Tony Award nominee Ken Watanabe. Lee replaced Jose Llana. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of Lee in the role below! (more...)

VIDEO: First Look- Watch Brand New SHERLOCK Special Trailer; Title and Premiere Date ReleasedVIDEO: First Look- Watch Brand New SHERLOCK Special Trailer; Title and Premiere Date Released
by Stage Tube - Oct 25, 2015

The very first trailer for the previously reported SHERLOCK special has just been released! PBS has also revealed the title, SHERLOCK: THE ABOMINABLE BRIDE, and will make its US premiere Friday, Jan 1, 2016, 9pm ET on MASTERPIECE on PBS. Check out the trailer below! (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Holland Taylor & More in MTC's RIPCORDBWW TV: Watch Highlights of Holland Taylor & More in MTC's RIPCORD
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2015

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of Ripcord, the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire, directed by Tony and Emmy Award winner David Hyde Pierce, opens tonight, October 20 at MTC at New York City Center - Stage I (131 West 55th Street). Check out a first look below! (more...)