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WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME to Open WAM Theatre's 2023 Season Photo WHAT THE CONSTITUTION MEANS TO ME to Open WAM Theatre's 2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

WAM Theatre's 2023 Season will open with the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-nominated play What the Constitution Means to Me by Heidi Schreck (Grand Concourse, There Are No More Big Secrets, The Consultant), directed by WAM’s Co-Founder and Producing Artistic Director Kristen van Ginhoven, and co-produced by Berkshire Theatre Group.

DES MOINES Starring Michael Shannon & More Announces New Preview & Opening Dates Photo DES MOINES Starring Michael Shannon & More Announces New Preview & Opening Dates
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

Theatre for a New Audience has announced new preview, press, and opening dates for¬†Denis Johnson‚Äôs¬†Des Moines. Due to the detection of Covid within the¬†Des Moines¬†company, performances November 29 ‚Äď December 3 have been canceled, with the production now beginning December 4.

SANCOCHO To Have Off-Broadway Premiere This Spring at WP Theater Photo SANCOCHO To Have Off-Broadway Premiere This Spring at WP Theater
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

Sancocho, a new play by Christin Eve Cato (The Good Cop, DUAF 2022) directed by Rebecca Martinez (Miss You Like Hell; Theatre for One: Here We Are) will have its Off-Broadway premiere at WP Theater in Spring 2023.

Nathan Tysen, Jason Howland, Kait Kerrigan & Marc Bruni Join THE GREAT GATSBY Musical Photo Nathan Tysen, Jason Howland, Kait Kerrigan & Marc Bruni Join THE GREAT GATSBY Musical Creative Team
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2022

The creative team adapting F. Scott Fitzgerald’s landmark novel The Great Gatsby into a Broadway-bound stage musical has been announced. It will feature music & lyrics by Tony Award nominees Nathan Tysen & Jason Howland, and a book by Jonathan Larson Grant winner Kait Kerrigan, helmed by award-winning director Marc Bruni.

Photos: Go Inside Vineyard Theatre's Emerging Artists Celebration Photo Photos: Go Inside Vineyard Theatre's Emerging Artists Celebration
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2022

See photos of Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern presenting T. Adamson the 2022-23 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award. Adamson was presented with the award at The Vineyard's Emerging Artists Celebration on Tuesday, November 15. 

La Jolla Playhouse Announces 2023/24 Season Featuring Five World Premieres Photo La Jolla Playhouse Announces 2023/24 Season Featuring Five World Premieres
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 30, 2022

 La Jolla Playhouse has announced the first five productions of its 2023/2024 season, including the world-premiere musical The Untitled Unauthorized Hunter S. Thompson Musical, music and lyrics by Joe Iconis, book by Joe Iconis and Gregory S. Moss, directed by Tony Award winner Christopher Ashley.

Preview Performances of DES MOINES at Theatre for a New Audience Rescheduled to Due C Photo Preview Performances of DES MOINES at Theatre for a New Audience Rescheduled to Due Covid
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 28, 2022

Due to Covid cases within the company, Theatre for a New Audience is canceling five preview performances of the Off-Broadway premiere of iconic American writer Denis Johnson's Des Moines, directed by Arin Arbus and featuring Johanna Day, Arliss Howard, Hari Nef, Michael Shannon, and Heather Alicia Simms.

Words From The Wings: Sushma Saha of 1776 Shares Backstage Must-Haves, and More! Photo Words From The Wings: Sushma Saha of 1776 Shares Backstage Must-Haves, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

BroadwayWorld is bringing you Words From the Wings, a new series of interviews that take fans behind the scenes of some of their favorite Broadway stars' backstage routines! Today we're chatting with Sushma Saha of 1776, who told us all about their backstage must-haves, favorite moments and more!

Ben Platt and Noah Galvin Announce Engagement Photo Ben Platt and Noah Galvin Announce Engagement
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 25, 2022

Ben Platt and Noah Galvin have announced their engagement! Platt and Galvin became a couple after Platt stepped down as 'Evan Hansen' in Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway and Galvin took over the role. The pair shared the news of their engagement on Instagram.

Photos: First Look at DOWNSTATE at Playwrights Horizons - Now Extended! Photo Photos: First Look at DOWNSTATE at Playwrights Horizons - Now Extended!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 22, 2022

See photos of the New York premiere of Bruce Norris’s provocative, critically lauded play Downstate, directed by Pam MacKinnon, now extended at Playwrights Horizons to December 22.

Playwrights Horizons Videos

VIDEO: First Look At TAMBO & BONES At The Kirk Douglas Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look At TAMBO & BONES At The Kirk Douglas Theatre

by Alan Henry - May 17, 2022

The World premiere production of Dave Harris' new work, 'Tambo & Bones,' is now on stage in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group's Kirk Douglas Theatre and continues through May 29. A co-production with Playwrights Horizons, this explosive new work from one of the country's fastest rising playwrights will be directed by Taylor Reynolds.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Highlights from A STRANGE LOOP on Broadway

by Show Highlights - Apr 26, 2022

Watch video highlights from the Broadway production of A Strange Loop, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical at the Lyceum Theater. See the first video clip footage from Broadway!

VIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel Videoplay
VIDEO: Works & Process Presents A STRANGE LOOP Panel

by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 11, 2022

Works & Process at the Guggenheim presented a panel with the creative team of A Strange Loop. The panel featured: Stephen Brackett, director; Michael R. Jackson, book, music and lyrics; Raja Feather Kelly, choreographer; Peter Marks, moderator, staff writer for the 'Washington Post'; and Rona Siddiqui, music director & music supervisor.

Photos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Videoplay
Photos & Video: Go Inside A STRANGE LOOP at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 15, 2021

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company is now presenting A STRANGE LOOP, Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer-Prize winning musical. Directed by Stephen Brackett, choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, music directed by Rona Siddiqui, and produced in association with Playwrights Horizons and Page 73 Productions, A STRANGE LOOP will run through January 9, 2022.

Track Debut: Margo Seibert Sings 'I Give Away Children' From UNKNOWN SOLDIER Videoplay
Track Debut: Margo Seibert Sings 'I Give Away Children' From UNKNOWN SOLDIER

by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 2021

Unknown Soldier: Original Cast Recording¬†‚Äď one of the final scores from the beloved late Obie Award-winning songwriter¬†Michael Friedman¬†‚Äď will be released in digital and streaming formats on¬†Friday, September 24, the date that would have been Friedman‚Äôs 46th¬†birthday.¬†

VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara Performs 'You'll Never Walk Alone' at New York's 9/11 Memorial Ce Videoplay
VIDEO: Kelli O'Hara Performs 'You'll Never Walk Alone' at New York's 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

by Stage Tube - Sep 12, 2021

Broadway's Kelli O'Hara performed a rendition of 'You'll Never Walk Alone' at New York's 9/11 memorial service yesterday. The traditional ceremony took place at ground zero twenty years after the tragic terrorist attack.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for ZOLA, Co-Written by Janicza Bravo & Jeremy O. Harris Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for ZOLA, Co-Written by Janicza Bravo & Jeremy O. Harris

by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2021

'The Band's Visit' star Ari'el Stachel stars in the film, which is based on a viral Twitter thread by A'Ziah 'Zola' King.

VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Recruits Seth Meyers to Tweet at Rihanna About the Federal Th Videoplay
VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Recruits Seth Meyers to Tweet at Rihanna About the Federal Theatre Project

by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris talks about Slave Play’s 12 Tony nominations, the future of theater after the coronavirus pandemic and asks a special favor of Seth.

VIDEO: See Jeremy O. Harris in a New Episode of GUCCIFEST OUVERTURE Videoplay
VIDEO: See Jeremy O. Harris in a New Episode of GUCCIFEST OUVERTURE

by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Our world becomes a stage in the fourth episode as Silvia arrives for an audition in a theatre together with her friend and fellow performer, played by actor and playwright Jeremy O. Harris, who offers encouragement. 

VIDEO: Jocelyn Bioh and Eboni Booth Chat as Part of Manhattan Theatre Club's Artists  Videoplay
VIDEO: Jocelyn Bioh and Eboni Booth Chat as Part of Manhattan Theatre Club's Artists in Conversation Series

by Stage Tube - Sep 26, 2020

Manhattan Theatre Club has released a new video in its Artists in Conversation series, featuring artists talking to one another via a virtual platform.