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[Broadway, 2018]
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SEVEN THINGS I'VE LEARNED: AN EVENING WITH IRA GLASS Comes to Seattle's Benaroya Hall Photo SEVEN THINGS I'VE LEARNED: AN EVENING WITH IRA GLASS Comes to Seattle's Benaroya Hall in May
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2023

With more than six years since his last sold-out Seattle appearance, the star of This American Life returns with a new iteration of his Seven Things show, sharing new lessons from his life and career in storytelling. Using audio clips, music, and video, he shares his creative inspirations, the things that drive his passion, and how his many failures and successes have informed his decisions.

The Den Presents GET ON YOUR KNEES Next Month Photo The Den Presents GET ON YOUR KNEES Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Jan 18, 2023

The Den Theatre will welcome back Jacqueline Novak: Get on Your Knees, the most high-brow show about blow jobs you'll ever see! Novak's critically acclaimed, Off-Broadway hit will play two performances February 1 & 2, 2023 at 7 pm on The Heath Mainstage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave.

Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of Mike Birbiglia: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet for Opening Night of Mike Birbiglia: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL
by Bruce Glikas - Nov 15, 2022

Check out photos from the red carpet on opening night for Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool.

Review Roundup: MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN AND THE POOL Opens on Broadway! Photo Review Roundup: MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN AND THE POOL Opens on Broadway!
by Review Roundups - Nov 13, 2022

Critics are weighing in on Mike Birbiglia's acclaimed new solo play The Old Man and The Pool, directed by Seth Barish, which opened on Broadway Sunday, November 13, 2022, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center.

Photos: First Look at MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL on Broadway Photo Photos: First Look at MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL on Broadway
by Show Highlights - Nov 10, 2022

Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool, the acclaimed new solo play, opens this weekend on Sunday, November 13, and is now playing through Sunday, January 15, 2023, at the Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center. Get a first look at photos here!

MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL Broadway Engagement Extended Through January Photo MIKE BIRBIGLIA: THE OLD MAN & THE POOL Broadway Engagement Extended Through January 2023
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 1, 2022

Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool will extend its Broadway engagement due to popular demand.

David Sedaris Returns To Popejoy Hall This November Photo David Sedaris Returns To Popejoy Hall This November
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 11, 2022

Master of satire, David Sedaris, returns to Popejoy Hall November 11, 2022 at 7:30 pm to read both new and unpublished works. An Evening with David Sedaris features his iconic self-deprecating humor, as well as stories of his family, friends, jobs, addictions, and education. With sardonic wit and experiences that go beyond relatable, Sedaris promises an evening of laughter from the wonderful highs and humbling lows.

Berkeley Repertory Theatre's The Ground Floor to Celebrate 10th Anniversary With Upco Photo Berkeley Repertory Theatre's The Ground Floor to Celebrate 10th Anniversary With Upcoming Residency Lab
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 4, 2022

Berkeley Repertory Theatre’s Artistic Director Johanna Pfaelzer and Director of the Ground Floor Madeleine Oldham announced the Residency Lab participants and the return to full capacity of the Residency Lab portion of The Ground Floor: Berkeley Rep’s Center for the Creation and Development of New Work.

Annaleigh Ashford, Amber Ruffin & More to Guest on BIG MOUTH Season Six Photo Annaleigh Ashford, Amber Ruffin & More to Guest on BIG MOUTH Season Six
by Michael Major - Oct 3, 2022

Full guest star line-up includes Adam Levine, Annaleigh Ashford, Amber Ruffin, Brian Tyree Henry, Chris O’Dowd (as Flanny O'Lympic from Human Resources), Cole Escola, Ed Helms,  Ira Glass, Jeff Goldblum, Matt Rogers, Peter Capaldi, Steve-O, and Tyler The Creator. Watch the new video trailer for the upcoming season now!

Mike Birbiglia's THE OLD MAN & THE POOL To Open On Broadway, November 13 Photo Mike Birbiglia's THE OLD MAN & THE POOL To Open On Broadway, November 13
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2022

The new solo play Mike Birbiglia: The Old Man & the Pool will open on Broadway this fall at the esteemed Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center.

Ira Glass Videos

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Is Okay With People Falling Asleep at THE NEW ONE Videoplay
VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Is Okay With People Falling Asleep at THE NEW ONE

by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2018

Mike Birbiglia was a guest on last night's episode of 'Late Night with Seth Meyers.' During the interview, he talks about his college days with Nick Kroll and why he's okay with people falling asleep at his Broadway show.

VIDEO: THE NEW ONE's Mike Birbiglia Announces Contest to be His Understudy Videoplay
VIDEO: THE NEW ONE's Mike Birbiglia Announces Contest to be His Understudy

by Stage Tube - Nov 30, 2018

Last night, Mike Birbiglia was a guest on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.' During his interview, Birbiglia announced a contest to become his understudy for his Broadway show, 'The New One.'

BWW TV: THE NEW ONE Is the New Show on Broadway! Inside Opening Night with Mike Birbi Videoplay
BWW TV: THE NEW ONE Is the New Show on Broadway! Inside Opening Night with Mike Birbiglia & More!

by TV - Opening Night Special - Nov 12, 2018

The Broadway engagement of Mike Birbiglia's The New One, directed by Seth Barrish, officially opened last night, November 11 at the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th Street). BroadwayWorld was there, and we're taking you to the after party below!

VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Discusses Living in Brooklyn and His New Broadway Show on JIMMY Videoplay
VIDEO: Mike Birbiglia Discusses Living in Brooklyn and His New Broadway Show on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE!

by Stage Tube - Oct 19, 2018

Last night, Mike Birbiglia was a guest on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' during the show's week in Brooklyn. Birbiglia, who is about to star on Broadway in 'The New One,' talks to Jimmy about living in Brooklyn and taking his show to Broadway. Birbliglia also brings up how Jimmy crying at the end of his show! He goes on to talk about the trials and tribulations of trying to conceive a baby, and then he even introduces his urologists to the audience! Watch the interview below!

VIDEO: Netflix Unveils the Trailer For Upcoming Film COME SUNDAY Starring Chiwetel Ej Videoplay
VIDEO: Netflix Unveils the Trailer For Upcoming Film COME SUNDAY Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor

by Macon Prickett - Mar 21, 2018

From director Joshua Marston, Come Sunday stars Academy Award-nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor, Lakeith Stanfield, Jason Segel, Condola Rashad, and Martin Sheen. It's the moving story of Bishop Carlton Pearson's personal journey from leading a religious congregation to being labeled a heretic.

STAGE TUBE: Garen Scribner, Ryan Steele, and Yehuda Hyman Celebrate Acceptance in Moondrunk Music Video
by Stage Tube - Feb 7, 2017

Choreographer Lorin Latarro is celebrating acceptance with the help of Garen Scribner, Ryan Steele, and Yehuda Hyman. Entitled For those before, watch below as the trio dances to Moondrunk's 'Sold My Soul,' about a man who looks back on his life without love because of the limitations of the church's beliefs. 

VIDEO: OH HELLO's Nick Kroll and John Mulaney Talk Road to Broadway
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 11, 2016

Comedians and costars Nick Kroll and John Mulaney sat down with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric to discuss their new Broadway play OH HELLO and their longstanding friendship since college.  

VIDEO: Tatiana Maslany & Mike Birbiglia Visit LATE LATE SHOW
by - Jul 27, 2016

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, James asked 'Orphan Black' star Tatiana Maslany how she plays so many characters in her show.

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek at THREE ACTS, TWO DANCERS, ONE RADIO HOST at Olympia Theater
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2014

'Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host' will perform at 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Olympia Theater at Gusman Center, 174 E. Flagler St., Miami. For tickets and more information, visit mdclivearts.org or 305-237-3010

STAGE TUBE: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lindsay Mendez and Anthony Ramos in 'What the Heck I Gotta Do' from 21 CHUMP STREET
by Stage Tube - Jun 24, 2014

On June 7, Lin-Manuel Miranda's new mini-musical, 21 Chump Street, was featured at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's THIS AMERICAN LIFE as part of the 2014 'RadioLoveFest'. As a part of the event, nearly 50 actors, singers, dancers, musicians and comedians joined Ira Glass onstage at the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Opera House...to try some things they'd never tried before. The result? Journalism turned into opera, into plays, into a Broadway musical. Below, check out 'What the Heck I Gotta Do' as performed by Lindsay Mendez, Anthony Ramos, Alex Boniello, Gerard Canonico, and Antwaun Holley. Click here to download music from the mini-musical now!