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HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 13, 2021

This morning, Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones announced the 2021 Primetime Emmy Nominations, which included 12 nominations for the Disney Plus recording of Hamilton in addition to nomination for Broadway veterans like Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Julie Andrews, the Lopezes and so many more.

Hollywood Critics Association Announces Full List of Nominations for Inaugural TV Awa Photo Hollywood Critics Association Announces Full List of Nominations for Inaugural TV Awards
by TV News Desk - Jul 8, 2021

Nominees include Leslie Odom Jr., Renée Elise Goldsberry, Bryan Cranston, Colton Domingo, and more.

Virtual Theatre This Week: June 21-27, 2021- with Kate Reinders, Amanda Kloots, and M Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 21-27, 2021- with Kate Reinders, Amanda Kloots, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 21, 2021

This week (June 21-28) in live streaming: Kate Reinders, Amanda Kloots and Jennifer Nettles visit Backstage Live, Fredi Walker-Browne shares Ten Minute Tidbits, a Kerry Butler masterclass, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, and so much more!

Lena Hall, Bobby Conte Thornton, Michael Cassady & More to Star in FOUR CHORDS AND A  Photo Lena Hall, Bobby Conte Thornton, Michael Cassady & More to Star in FOUR CHORDS AND A GUN Presented by Play-PerView
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 14, 2021

On Saturday, June 26th at 7:30pm EST (on demand through June 30), Play-PerView will stream a LIVE performance of Four Chords and A Gun by John Ross Bowie (“The Big Bang Theory,” “Speechless”).

Lena Hall, Blair Brown, Ben Feldman and More to Star in Livestreamed Works by Zakiyya Photo Lena Hall, Blair Brown, Ben Feldman and More to Star in Livestreamed Works by Zakiyyah Alexander, Mando Alvarado & Others
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 7, 2021

On Saturday, May 22nd at 7:00pm EST, Play-PerView will live stream AYA or Dear Lover by Fernanda Coppel (King Liz, “How To Get Away With Murder”).  Directed by Estefania Fadul, this production will feature Raul Castillo (“Looking,” “Atypical”), Tina Huang (“Rizzoli & Isles,” “Arrow”), and Roxana Ortega (“The Casagrandes,” “American Vandal”). 

ACE Eddie Award Winners Announced Photo ACE Eddie Award Winners Announced
by Stephi Wild - Apr 17, 2021

The 71st Annual ACE Eddie Awards presented by American Cinema Editors (ACE) today announced winners LIVE during a virtual awards ceremony recognizing outstanding editing in 14 categories of film, television and documentaries.

Leslie Odom Jr., Catherine O'Hara & More Will Present at the ACE Eddies Photo Leslie Odom Jr., Catherine O'Hara & More Will Present at the ACE Eddies
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 31, 2021

Additionally, American Cinema Editors (ACE) announced that the ensemble cast of NBC's hit musical comedy 'Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist,' including Jane Levy, Mary Steenburgen, Skylar Astin, Alex Newell and John Clarence Stewart, will host the awards.

THE CROWN, BORAT, PROMISING YOUNG WOMEN, and More Take Home Writers Guild Awards; Ful Photo THE CROWN, BORAT, PROMISING YOUNG WOMEN, and More Take Home Writers Guild Awards; Full List!
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2021

Last night, the Writers Guild Awards were held, airing for just 90 minutes in two ceremonies held in New York and Los Angeles.

TED LASSO Wins Best Comedy Series at the Critics Choice Awards Photo TED LASSO Wins Best Comedy Series at the Critics Choice Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 8, 2021

This marks “Ted Lasso” star and executive producer Jason Sudeikis’ first Critics Choice Award nomination and win, on the heels of winning Best Actor in a Comedy Series at the Golden Globe Awards.  

Morgan Freeman Pays Tribute to Cicely Tyson at the AFI Awards Photo Morgan Freeman Pays Tribute to Cicely Tyson at the AFI Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 26, 2021

Filmmakers and actors participating in the AFI AWARDS 2020 21-day celebration included Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Uzo Aduba, Riz Ahmed, Gillian Anderson, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Anna Boden, Lee Isaac Chung, Emma Corrin, and Colman Domingo.

Apple's Global Hit Comedy TED LASSO Lands Early Season Three Renewal Photo Apple's Global Hit Comedy TED LASSO Lands Early Season Three Renewal
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 28, 2020

Following its breakout first season and early second season renewal, Apple TV+ has renewed 'Ted Lasso' for a third season.

VIDEO: Brendan Hunt Talks TED LASSO on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS Photo VIDEO: Brendan Hunt Talks TED LASSO on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2020

Brendan Hunt reminisces about discovering his love of soccer in Europe and pleasing soccer fans with inside jokes on Ted Lasso.

VIDEO: Coach TED LASSO Gets Advice From Legendary Football Manager José Mourinho Photo VIDEO: Coach TED LASSO Gets Advice From Legendary Football Manager José Mourinho
by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2020

During the UEFA Champions League final, which took place last night, (Sunday, August 23), Coach Ted Lasso, Jason Sudeikis’ titular character in Apple TV’s critically acclaimed, global hit original comedy series of the same name, “Ted Lasso,” called legendary football Manager José Mourinho seeking advice as he starts his new role leading the (fictional) Premier League club AFC Richmond. Mourinho, known widely as “The Special One,” reluctantly took a few minutes out of his evening to give Lasso, a Division II college football coach who has never coached a soccer game in his life, a few pointers which he graciously accepted (and desperately needed).

BWW TV: Apple TV+ Shares a Sneak Peek of This Week's TED LASSO Photo BWW TV: Apple TV+ Shares a Sneak Peek of This Week's TED LASSO
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 19, 2020

Apple TV+ has shared a sneak peek clip from episode 104 of Ted Lasso, entitled “For the Children” premiering Friday, August 21.

VIDEO: Jason Sudeikis Stars in the Trailer for TED LASSO on Apple TV Photo VIDEO: Jason Sudeikis Stars in the Trailer for TED LASSO on Apple TV
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 14, 2020

Apple today released the official trailer for “Ted Lasso,” a new original comedy series from Jason Sudeikis and Bill Lawrence, that will premiere globally with the first three episodes on Apple TV+ on Friday, August 14.

First Look: Jason Sudeikis Stars in Apple's TED LASSO Photo First Look: Jason Sudeikis Stars in Apple's TED LASSO
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 29, 2020

Apple today unveiled a first look at 'Ted Lasso,' a new original comedy series from Jason Sudeikis and Bill Lawrence, that will premiere globally on Apple TV+, alongside a slate of acclaimed and award-winning original series and films, on Friday, August 14.

Cast Announced For THE ART COUPLE At Kirk Douglas Theatre Photo Cast Announced For THE ART COUPLE At Kirk Douglas Theatre
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 6, 2020

Casting is set for Sacred Fools Theater Company's production of a?oeThe Art Couple,a?? which will be performed at the Kirk Douglas Theatre as part of Center Theatre Group's fourth annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre. Written by Brendan Hunt and directed by Lauren Van Kurin,

Center Theatre Group Presents Block Party 2020: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 28, 2020

Center Theatre Group's fourth annual Block Party highlights some of the remarkable work being done on other stages throughout Los Angeles by fully producing two previously staged productions.

Sacred Fools Presents The World Premiere Of GIFTED Photo Sacred Fools Presents The World Premiere Of GIFTED
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 14, 2020

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is kicking off the new year with the World Premiere of Gifted by Bob DeRosa, directed by Rebecca Larsen. Opening Friday, January 24 and running through February 29 in the Broadwater Black Box, the show will run Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, with Sunday performances on January 26, February 2 and 16 at 4pm and one performance on Monday, February 17 at 8pm. 

Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020 Photo Center Theatre Group Announces Productions For Block Party 2020
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 5, 2019

Center Theatre Group has selected two local productions for the fourth annual Block Party: Celebrating Los Angeles Theatre at the Kirk Douglas Theatre from March 18 through April 19, 2020. Block Party 2020 will remount Sacred Fools Theater Company's a?oeThe Art Couplea?? and IAMA Theatre Company's a?oeCanyon.a?? The visiting companies will receive the full support of Center Theatre Group and its staff in order to fund, stage and market each production. 

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