"Appropriate," the 2014 Obie Award winner for Best New American Play, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, fromAugust 15 through September 2. The story of family secrets is written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, and directed by David Kennedy, Playhouse associate artistic director.VIDEO: Liza Minnelli Joins Michael Feinstein for a Birthday Tune! August 22, 2017
On August 20, the casts of Broadway's Aladdin and Miss Saigon came together to swap songs, sing show tunes, and raise money for a friend in need. The show entitled Show/Swap was presented by Telly Leung and Billy Bustamante, and featured hits from Miss Saigon, Aladdin, Les Miserables, Little Shop of Horrors, The Little Mermaid, and more.VIDEO: Match Finds a Keeper with Mini-Musical Promo! August 16, 2017
This afternoon, Groundhog Day composer, Tim Minchin entered thedebate surrounding marriage equality in Australia with his owntwist on the Peter Allen classic,'I Still Call Australia Home'.LISTEN: Pink Releases New Single 'What About Us' August 10, 2017
Ghostlight Records celebrates the premiere cast recording of the musical Kurt Vonnegut's God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater - based on the recent production by the New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center musical theater series - with a special new "Making of the Cast Album" video featuring exclusive footage from the recording session and stage production, in addition to commentary from the cast and creative team.VIDEO: First Look! NEWSIES Makes Headlines at The Muny! August 7, 2017
Based on Disney's 1992 cult classic film, Newsies tells the rousing tale of the great Newsboy Strike of 1899. Jack Kelly, a charismatic and resilient newspaper boy, leads a bunch of New York City rag-tag orphans in a clash against the mighty publishing titan, Joe Pulitzer. With a score by Alan Menken, and hits that include 'Santa Fe,' 'Seize the Day,' and 'King of New York,' this Muny premiere promises to make headlines.How Legends Are Made: An In-Depth Look at the Triumphs (and Flops) of Hal Prince August 22, 2017
Dreams came true for a little boy name Luke, who when approached by Idina Menzel at her concert in Grand Prairie, Texas, got to sing his own rendition of her Frozen anthem, not just once...but twice!VIDEO: Mario Cantone Says Goodbye to The Mooch! August 1, 2017
Signature Theatre will present A Little Night Music, directed by Signature Theatre Artistic Director Eric Schaeffer (Broadway's Follies, Gigi). Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's Tony Award-winning musical, set in 1900 Sweden, revolves around a tangled web of love affairs. A Little Night Music will run from August 15 - October 8 in Signature Theatre's intimate MAX Theatre. Check out a new trailer for the show below!VIDEO: FROZEN Broadway with Anna, Elsa, Olaf and More! Go Inside Rehearsal! July 31, 2017
Next up at Encores! Off-Center isKirsten Childs' delightful, provocative, and poignant 2000 musical,The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, running July 26-27. Following a young African-American dancer, Viveca, from West Coast suburbia to Broadway, all the while navigating the politics of race and gender in an attempt to uncover her own identity,The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skinis directed by Robert O'Hara with choreography byByron Easleyand music direction byAnnastasia Victory.