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THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL


From the Sondheim Theatre on Broadway, Ms. Hughes, founder and chairperson of Radio One, discusses the emotional and unforgettable show and interviews the all-star cast that includes Cicely Tyson, Cuba Gooding Jr. and Vanessa Williams.

Social Roundup: The Theatre Community Mourns the Loss of Cicely Tyson Photo Social Roundup: The Theatre Community Mourns the Loss of Cicely Tyson
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - January 29, 2021

Read what theatre stars from across social media are saying about the passing of Cicely Tyson....
Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in Photo Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in 2014
by Stage Tube - April 25, 2020

Center Theatre Group is curating a collection of scenes from some of their most beloved productions for your viewing pleasure....
WE HAVE TO HURRY Starring JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin to Air This Weekend Photo WE HAVE TO HURRY Starring JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin to Air This Weekend
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 07, 2021

This weekend, Emmy  and  Golden Globe nominated actress JoBeth Williams and Award winning Broadway, film and television actor Harris Yulin star in the the digital presentation of the new play  We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand for two performances only....
Keke Palmer Will Host NICK NEWS: KIDS PICK THE PRESIDENT Photo Keke Palmer Will Host NICK NEWS: KIDS PICK THE PRESIDENT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - October 20, 2020

Nickelodeon is letting kids' voices be heard this election season with the return of its bellwether 'Kids' Vote' poll and a brand-new Nick News: Kids Pick the President special hosted by entertainment powerhouse Keke Palmer....
Blair Underwood, Regina Taylor, Al Roker and Guy Davis Join Crossroads' Tribute to Ci Photo Blair Underwood, Regina Taylor, Al Roker and Guy Davis Join Crossroads' Tribute to Cicely Tyson
by Stephi Wild - April 27, 2021

TONY® Award-winning actress Anika Noni Rose will be joined by stars of stage, and screen to salute the artistry, excellence and advocacy of trailblazer and acting icon Cicely Tyson at Crossroads Theatre Company’s second annual fundraising gala A Night with Crossroads to be held on Thursday, May 20, ...
Keke Palmer to Host the 2020 VMAS Photo Keke Palmer to Host the 2020 VMAS
by Kaitlin Milligan - August 06, 2020

Entertainment powerhouse Keke Palmer to host the 2020 a?oeVMAsa?? airing LIVE on Sunday, August 30th at 8pm ET/PT. ...
Westport Country Playhouse And WSHU Public Radio Partner For Audio Play Photo Westport Country Playhouse And WSHU Public Radio Partner For Audio Play
by A.A. Cristi - May 18, 2021

Westport Country Playhouse Radio Theater, a free-of-charge broadcast series, in partnership with WSHU Public Radio, will present the new, audio play, “The Return,” on Saturday, May 29, at noon, followed by a rebroadcast on Sunday, May 30, at 4 p.m. ...
Broadway Veteran Actor Arthur French Has Died at Age 89 Photo Broadway Veteran Actor Arthur French Has Died at Age 89
by Stephi Wild - August 06, 2021

French's many Broadway credits include The Trip To Bountiful, Dividing The Estate, Mule Bone, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, Design For Living, You Can’t Take It With You, Death Of A Salesman, The Iceman Cometh, The River Niger, Ain’t Supposed To Die A Natural Death, and All God’s Chillun Got Wings....
GRACE AND GRIT - DANCE IN THE TIME OF COVID Drive-In Film Event For Arts Advocacy Com Photo GRACE AND GRIT - DANCE IN THE TIME OF COVID Drive-In Film Event For Arts Advocacy Comes to Santa Monica
by Stephi Wild - September 15, 2020

Westside Ballet of Santa Monica announces Grace and Grit to be presented at the Santa Monica College Bundy Campus, East Parking Lot, on Saturday & Sunday October 9th & 10th, at 7:30 & 10pm as a Drive-In Movie venture in conjunction with Santa Monica College's Public Policy Institute Annual Arts Foru...
Ford's Theatre Announces Changes to 2020-2021 Theatre Season Photo Ford's Theatre Announces Changes to 2020-2021 Theatre Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - September 15, 2020

Forda??s Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced updates to the Forda??s Theatre 2020-2021 season, following a revaluation amid the national reckoning for racial justice and the impacts of COVID-19 on live performances....
Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER Photo Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 26, 2020

Cicely Tyson will reprise her role as Ophelia Harkness, the mother of Annalise Keating (Viola Davis), for the final  season of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder. According to Deadline, Anne-Marie Johnson is also set to recur in the second half of the sixth and final season....
VIDEO: Eartha Kitt Hit Becomes A Timely Parody With Jim Brosseau and Halcyone Hurst's Photo VIDEO: Eartha Kitt Hit Becomes A Timely Parody With Jim Brosseau and Halcyone Hurst's 'Sanitizer Baby'
by Stage Tube - March 17, 2020

Writer-composer Jim Brosseau and veteran actor Halcyone Hurst have collaborated on a song to help lend levity to our virus-obsessed times. Brosseau rewrote the lyrics to Eartha Kitt's iconic a?oeSanta Baby,a?? the 1953 holiday hit written by Joan Javits and Philip Springer....
Marvel Stars That Have Taken Bows on Broadway Photo Marvel Stars That Have Taken Bows on Broadway
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - June 12, 2021

Which Marvel stars have been nominated for Tony awards? Which Marvel stars have produced shows on Broadway? What are some of their upcoming Broadway projects! Read on to find out!...
Tonya Pinkins, Ezra Knight, Pat Bowie & Others Perform in New Works for Black Motherh Photo Tonya Pinkins, Ezra Knight, Pat Bowie & Others Perform in New Works for Black Motherhood and Parenting New Play Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2021

In April 2021, Parent Artist Advocacy League and Blackboard Plays announced the 1st Annual Black Motherhood and Parenting New Play Festival, the four works that comprise the lineup, and the partner theatres with whom they are producing the plays: Bishop Arts Theater Center, Detroit Public Theater, O...
 Conejo Players Theatre Presents THE MOUNTAINTOP Photo Conejo Players Theatre Presents THE MOUNTAINTOP
by Stephi Wild - March 01, 2021

 Conejo Players Theatre presents The Mountaintop, written by Katori Hall. This stage play series will stream live via Conejo Players Theatre beginning Friday, March 12, 2021 at 8pm and conclude with a matinee show on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at 2pm. ...
THE INHERITANCE's Lois Smith Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress Photo THE INHERITANCE's Lois Smith Wins 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
by - September 26, 2021

Lois Smith has won the 2020 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play for THE INHERITANCE. ...
THE FABULOUS INVALID Podcast Season Three Launches With Vanessa Williams Photo THE FABULOUS INVALID Podcast Season Three Launches With Vanessa Williams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - November 18, 2020

Broadway’s podcast, The Fabulous Invalid, has launched Season Three today with eleven-time Grammy Award nominated recording artist and Tony Award nominated star of stage and screen, Vanessa Williams....
Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in Photo Video Flashback: Cicely Tyson in a Clip From THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL at the Ahmanson in 2014
by Stage Tube - April 25, 2020

Center Theatre Group is curating a collection of scenes from some of their most beloved productions for your viewing pleasure....
Playhouse Square to Offer Streaming Concert Series: LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE – WOMEN O Photo Playhouse Square to Offer Streaming Concert Series: LIVE FROM THE WEST SIDE – WOMEN OF BROADWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - October 05, 2020

Playhouse Square announced today that it is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a three-part streaming concert series, Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring Patti LuPone on October 24, Laura Benanti on November 14, and Vanessa Williams on December 5....
Theatre Under the Stars Offers Livestream Concert Series Featuring Patti LuPone, Laur Photo Theatre Under the Stars Offers Livestream Concert Series Featuring Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti, and Vanessa Williams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - September 29, 2020

Theatre Under The Stars announced today that it is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a three-part virtual concert series, Live from the West Side: Women of Broadway featuring two-time Tony Award®-winner Patti LuPone, Tony Award winner Laura Benanti, and criticall...
Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER Photo Cicely Tyson to Return for Last Season of HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER
by Kaitlin Milligan - March 26, 2020

Cicely Tyson will reprise her role as Ophelia Harkness, the mother of Annalise Keating (Viola Davis), for the final  season of ABC's How to Get Away With Murder. According to Deadline, Anne-Marie Johnson is also set to recur in the second half of the sixth and final season....
BWW News: Sheldon Epps Joins Ford's Theatre Society as Senior Artistic Advisor Photo BWW News: Sheldon Epps Joins Ford's Theatre Society as Senior Artistic Advisor
by Chloe Rabinowitz - August 18, 2020

Ford's Theatre Director Paul R. Tetreault today announced that Sheldon Epps will join the theatre's leadership team as Senior Artistic Advisor. Epps steps into the new role as the theatre reevaluates its 2020-2021 season amid the national reckoning for racial justice and the impacts of COVID-19 on l...
Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater Photo Cast Announced for 11th ANNUAL SHORT NEW PLAY FESTIVAL Presented by Red Bull Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - July 08, 2021

Red Bull Theater today announced the selections for The 2021 Short New Play Festival, their eleventh annual festival of 10-minute plays of heightened language and classic themes, featuring a World Premiere from José Rivera, alongside six brand new plays that have been selected from hundreds of open...
JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin Star In Heartwarming New Play WE HAVE TO HURRY Photo JoBeth Williams and Harris Yulin Star In Heartwarming New Play WE HAVE TO HURRY
by A.A. Cristi - June 24, 2021

Oscar, Emmy  and  Golden Globe nominated actress JoBeth Williams and Award winning Broadway, film and television actor Harris Yulin are set to star in the next monthly digital presentation of the new play  We Have To Hurry, streaming live via Broadway on Demand. ...
Fellowship for Performing Arts Presents THE GREAT DIVORCE Featuring Joel Rainwater, J Photo Fellowship for Performing Arts Presents THE GREAT DIVORCE Featuring Joel Rainwater, Jonathan Hadley and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - October 30, 2020

Fellowship for Performing Arts will bring the New York and national tour cast of THE GREAT DIVORCE online in a virtual presentation featuring Joel Rainwater (The Lion King), Jonathan Hadley (Jersey Boys), Carol Halstead (Gore Vidal's The Best Man) and Tom Souhrada (Mary Poppins, Kinky Boots)....