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Bio:
Born in Manhattan and raised in the midwest, Alex Haynes possesses a unique blend of New York flavor and Kansas charm. After graduating from the University of Kansas, Alex cut his teeth as an actor and improvisor in Kansas City at The Coterie Theatre and Comedy City. Since his return to New York, he ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born in Manhattan and raised in the midwest, Alex Haynes possesses a unique blend of New York flavor and Kansas charm. After graduating from the University of Kansas, Alex cut his teeth as an actor and improvisor in Kansas City at The Coterie Theatre and Comedy City. Since his return to New York, he ... (read complete bio)
THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Autism Charity Event Available Through Sunday Photo THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE Autism Charity Event Available Through Sunday
by Stephi Wild - Jul 31, 2020

To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of Thomas the Tank Engine's first feature film, Rainbow Sun Productions has gathered over 40 talented performers from stage and screen to create an exclusive unique digital event, all benefiting The Autistic Self Advocacy Network, a nonprofit organization run by and for autistic people. 

Alice Fearn, Jonah Platt, and More Set For THOMAS AND THE MAGIC RAILROAD 20TH ANNIVER Photo Alice Fearn, Jonah Platt, and More Set For THOMAS AND THE MAGIC RAILROAD 20TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2020

Thomas and the Magic Railroad: 20th Anniversary Celebration is a special video presentation commemorating the 20th anniversary of Thomas the Tank Engine's first feature film, with special appearances and performances from stars of television, film, and theater. 

The Creative Team Behind Puffs Announces THE KAPOW-I GOGO HOLIDAY SPECIAL 2: THE CARO Photo The Creative Team Behind Puffs Announces THE KAPOW-I GOGO HOLIDAY SPECIAL 2: THE CAROL OF THE CLONES
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 18, 2019

The creative minds behind the long-running international hit comedy Puffs, Or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic are proud to unveil a special seasonal geektastic extravaganza: The Kapow-i GoGo Holiday Special 2: The Carol of the Clones. Coming to The Peoples Improv Theater (The PIT) on December 9th and 10th, 2019.

PUFFS Enters Final Week of Performances Off-Broadway Photo PUFFS Enters Final Week of Performances Off-Broadway
by Julie Musbach - Aug 8, 2019

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running hit comedy, will head into the final week of performances for its triumphant record-breaking Off-Broadway run at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street), set to conclude on Sunday, August 18. PUFFS - which marked its 750th show Off Broadway earlier this year - continues to be a sensation with dozens of productions, licensed in partnership with Samuel French, throughout the country and across the globe; and with major international productions to be announced later this year.

PUFFS Will Play Final Magical Performance This Summer Photo PUFFS Will Play Final Magical Performance This Summer
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 20, 2019

BroadwayWorld has just learned that PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running hit comedy, will play its final performance at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) on August 18, 2019.

PUFFS Now On Sale Through March 15th, Plus Return to Australia Photo PUFFS Now On Sale Through March 15th, Plus Return to Australia
by Julie Musbach - May 1, 2019

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running hit comedy, will continue its record-breaking run at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street) with a new block of tickets now on sale through March 15, 2020.

Photo Coverage: HARRY POTTER Alum Chris Rankin Visits PUFFS! Photo Photo Coverage: HARRY POTTER Alum Chris Rankin Visits PUFFS!
by Monroe George - Mar 12, 2019

PUFFS - which just celebrated its 750th show off Broadway, is currently enjoying a record-breaking run at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street). From its origins at the Peoples Improv Theater in 2015 to its official Off-Broadway opening at the Elektra Theater in 2016, and now entertaining over 100,000 audience members worldwide, PUFFS continues its remarkable journey. Just last night, Chris Rankin, who played Percy in the Potter films, stopped by to check out the show. We've got photos of Rankin with the cast backstage below!

PUFFS Releases New Book PUFFS: THE ESSENTIAL COMPANION In Honor of 750th Show Off-Bro Photo PUFFS Releases New Book PUFFS: THE ESSENTIAL COMPANION In Honor of 750th Show Off-Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2019

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running hit comedy, will celebrate its landmark 750th performance Off Broadway with the announcement that Del Rey Books will publish PUFFS: The Essential Companion, the official behind-the-scenes companion to the show. This illustrated guide includes a full script of the play annotated with insights from creator Matt Cox, and a wealth of material including interviews with cast and crew, production photos and designs, deleted and alternate scenes, and much more. The book, featuring extra material written by Jason Fry, will be published on November 5.

PUFFS's Jessie Cannizzaro Will Take Over Instagram Tomorrow! Photo PUFFS's Jessie Cannizzaro Will Take Over Instagram Tomorrow!
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Nov 30, 2018

Go behind the scenes of Off-Broadway's Puffs with Jessie Cannizzaro, as she takes over the BroadwayWorld Instagram tomorrow, December 1st! Follow along as Cannizzaro takes you behind the scenes of her two-show day as Sally! Be sure to tune in!

BWW Contest: Win Two Tickets To PUFFS At New World Stages! Photo BWW Contest: Win Two Tickets To PUFFS At New World Stages!
by Jeffrey Vizcaino - Nov 26, 2018

BroadwayWorld is giving you a chance to win two of tickets to PUFFS! The winner will receive two tickets to a performance of their choosing! The contest will run from November 26th until 11:59PM on December 2nd. Enter your chance to win TODAY!

PUFFS Will Offer Digital Download, Script And Performance Rights Photo PUFFS Will Offer Digital Download, Script And Performance Rights
by BWW News Desk - Nov 22, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running comedy, has announced that the play be available for licensing and the script will be available for purchase on Friday, November 22, the same day that fans can download PUFFS: Filmed Live Off Broadway on iTunes, Amazon and other digital platforms.

PUFFS Will Offer Digital Download, Script And Performance Rights Photo PUFFS Will Offer Digital Download, Script And Performance Rights
by Stephi Wild - Nov 7, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running comedy, has announced that the play be available for licensing and the script will be available for purchase on Friday, November 22, the same day that fans can download PUFFS: Filmed Live Off Broadway on iTunes, Amazon and other digital platforms.

PUFFS Celebrates Two Years, Tickets On Sale Through SEPTEMBER 2019 Photo PUFFS Celebrates Two Years, Tickets On Sale Through SEPTEMBER 2019
by Julie Musbach - Sep 27, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, New York's long-running comedy, will celebrate its landmark Two Years Anniversary as an Off Broadway hit this Saturday by putting a new block of tickets on sale through September 29, 2019.

PUFFS Welcomes New Cast Members; Anna Dart, Alex Haynes, and More Photo PUFFS Welcomes New Cast Members; Anna Dart, Alex Haynes, and More
by Julie Musbach - Aug 16, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic has announced that new cast members will join the company of the show's record breaking run at New World Stages. Original cast members Langston Belton, Julie Ann Earls, A.J. Ditty, and Eleanor Phillips, who have been with the show since the first public performance at the People Improv Theater, and James Fouhey, who joined Puffs when it transferred Off Broadway, are leaving the show.

PUFFS Will Celebrate 500 Performances July 21 Photo PUFFS Will Celebrate 500 Performances July 21
by Julie Musbach - Jul 20, 2018

PUFFS or: Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic & Magic, the hit comedy currently running New World Stages, will celebrate its landmark 500th Peformance Off Broadway this Saturday, July 21.

Alice Barrett Mitchell Joins Cast of FOR MAMMA at Theater for the New City Photo Alice Barrett Mitchell Joins Cast of FOR MAMMA at Theater for the New City
by BWW News Desk - Nov 13, 2017

Alice Barrett Mitchell has been cast as Pia in For Mamma, a new stage play that explores the plight of a biracial gay man's struggle to keep his mother alive while dealing with government red tape and a caseworker's prejudice. The piece is being presented as part of a Scratch Night at Theater for the New City (Crystal Field, Artistic Director).

Frank J. Avella's New Play FOR MAMMA to Tackle Racism, Homophobia and More in Reading Photo Frank J. Avella's New Play FOR MAMMA to Tackle Racism, Homophobia and More in Reading at TNC
by BWW News Desk - Nov 3, 2017

For Mamma, a new stage work that explores the plight of a biracial gay man's struggle to keep his mother alive while dealing with government red tape and a caseworker's prejudice is being presented as part of a Scratch Night at Theater for the New City.

CHALK (A SILENT COMEDY) Begins Today at The Kraine Theater Photo CHALK (A SILENT COMEDY) Begins Today at The Kraine Theater
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2017

'If everything you drew became real, where would your imagination take you?' A playful and poignant homage to classic silent-film era comedians, Chalk invites audiences into a hand-drawn world where imagination is made real and anything can happen. Charlie Chaplin meets Harold and the Purple Crayon in this family-friendly physical comedy guaranteed to 'Draw You In.'

CHALK (A SILENT COMEDY) to Play The Kraine Theater This Fall Photo CHALK (A SILENT COMEDY) to Play The Kraine Theater This Fall
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2017

'If everything you drew became real, where would your imagination take you?' A playful and poignant homage to classic silent-film era comedians, Chalk invites audiences into a hand-drawn world where imagination is made real and anything can happen. Charlie Chaplin meets Harold and the Purple Crayon in this family-friendly physical comedy guaranteed to 'Draw You In.'

Hip-Hop Musical LOCKED UP B*TCHES Comes to the PIT
by BWW News Desk - Jan 28, 2017

LOCKED UP B*TCHES is a hilarious, raunchy, interactive and immersive hip-hop musical, based on everyone's favorite streaming series about a women's prison. Reimagined in an animal shelter and performed underground, it takes the tension of serving time and adds music, animals, and butt jokes.

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