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Brittain Ashford will make her Broadway debut in The Great Comet in the role she originated at Ars Nova and received a Lucille Lortel nomination for during its run at Kazino. She's also appeared in Dave Malloy's Ghost Quartet (Bushwick Starr, The Heath, Curran: Under Construction, A.R.T.) and fronts ... (read complete bio)
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Brittain Ashford will make her Broadway debut in The Great Comet in the role she originated at Ars Nova and received a Lucille Lortel nomination for during its run at Kazino. She's also appeared in Dave Malloy's Ghost Quartet (Bushwick Starr, The Heath, Curran: Under Construction, A.R.T.) and fronts ... (read complete bio)
VIDEO: The A.R.T. Cast of GREAT COMET Performs 'Letters' in New Archival Footage Photo VIDEO: The A.R.T. Cast of GREAT COMET Performs 'Letters' in New Archival Footage
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 23, 2021

American Repertory Theatre has released never-before-seen archival footage of the monumental musical, Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812, from the show's pre-Broadway run!

Satellite Collective's 2021 Fellows Cohort Featured In Online Exhibition Of Worldwide Photo Satellite Collective's 2021 Fellows Cohort Featured In Online Exhibition Of Worldwide Game Of TELEPHONE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

Satellite Collective's Spring 2021 Fellows cohort represents a full circle of collaboration, as the selected artists were hand-picked from their participation in Satellite's worldwide game of Telephone 2 in 2020.

Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, May 11- Josh Groban, Jessie Mueller, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Tuesday, May 11- Josh Groban, Jessie Mueller, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 11, 2021

Today (May 11) in live streaming: Broadway for Every Breath, Next Year, Some Year is back, the Vineyard Theatre's Spring Gala Series, and more!

Shoba Narayan Joins Forces With Broadway Stars For BROADWAY FOR EVERY BREATH Virtual  Photo Shoba Narayan Joins Forces With Broadway Stars For BROADWAY FOR EVERY BREATH Virtual Benefit Concert For India
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

Shoba Narayan (Hamilton)  is joining forces with fellow Broadway stars in Broadway for Every Breath, a virtual concert. The special will stream on LoopedLive on May 11 2021 at 8pm PM EST as a benefit for Give India, a nonprofit providing support of oxygen tanks and other critical needs to fight India's Covid Crisis.

16 Tweets From This Week for Anyone Who is Missing Theater Right Now Photo 16 Tweets From This Week for Anyone Who is Missing Theater Right Now
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Feb 19, 2021

We're rounding up 16 tweets from the week of 2/15/2021 to 2/19/2021 from Broadway stars and theater fans!

Ars Nova Raises Over $400K During 24 Hour Telethon Photo Ars Nova Raises Over $400K During 24 Hour Telethon
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 7, 2020

This weekend, Ars Nova raised over $400,000 during the The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 200 artists.

Tina Fey, John Early, The Bengsons, and Bowen Yang Complete Ars Nova 24 Hour Livestre Photo Tina Fey, John Early, The Bengsons, and Bowen Yang Complete Ars Nova 24 Hour Livestream Telethon Lineup
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 150 artists celebrating Ars Nova’s past and present, while raising funds to support the company’s artistic programs throughout the unconventional 2020-2021 season.

Phillipa Soo, Billy Eichner, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ashley Park and More Join 100+ Art Photo Phillipa Soo, Billy Eichner, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Ashley Park and More Join 100+ Artists for THE ARS NOVA FOREVER TELETHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24-hour livestream featuring more than 100 artists celebrating Ars Nova's past and present, while raising funds to support the company's artistic programs throughout the unconventional 2020-2021 season.

Loading Dock Theatre Presents $#!THOLE COUNTRY CLAPBACK Written and Performed by Pasc Photo Loading Dock Theatre Presents $#!THOLE COUNTRY CLAPBACK Written and Performed by Pascale Armand
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

Loading Dock Theatre will be presenting $#!thole Country Clapback written and performed by Pascale Armand (Tony nominee for her role in Danai Gurira's Eclipsed). Premiering live online on 10/24 this bold & dynamic one woman show explores the story of Pascale's family's immigration and her relationship with both of the countries she has called home.

Loading Dock Theatre Announces 2020 Forklift Season Photo Loading Dock Theatre Announces 2020 Forklift Season
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 8, 2020

Loading Dock TheatreDevelopm a?" the multi-Drama Desk Award-nominated Brooklyn theater company that produces emotional, character-driven plays with an experimental edge a?" has announced two new projects for its fourth annual Forklift New Play ent season. The company will be adapting to the ever-changing theatrical landscape by creating a completely socially distant backyard play, Cory and Smina??s Love Conquers the Earth by Billy McEntee, and producing Forklifta??s first-ever digital show, $#!thole Country Clapback by Pascale Armand (Tony nominee for her role in Danai Guriraa??s Eclipsed). Both productions will benefit complimentary thematic nonprofits,

Broadway Rewind: NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Blazes Through Bryant Pa Photo Broadway Rewind: NATASHA, PIERRE AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 Blazes Through Bryant Park in 2013!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2020

Today we flashback to 2013, when Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 first performed on the Bryant Park stage. Dave Malloy's musical played off Broadway before opening in 2016 at the Imperial Theatre, where it played for 336 performances.

Social Roundup: Broadway Stars React to Supreme Court Anti-Discrimination Ruling for  Photo Social Roundup: Broadway Stars React to Supreme Court Anti-Discrimination Ruling for LGBTQ+ Community
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Jun 15, 2020

The Supreme Court ruled workers cannot be fired for being gay or transgender on Monday, according to CNBC News.

Phillipa Soo, Denée Benton, Betty Gilpin, Amber Gray & More Join THE ARS NOVA FOREVE Photo Phillipa Soo, Denée Benton, Betty Gilpin, Amber Gray & More Join THE ARS NOVA FOREVER TELETHON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 29, 2020

Ars Nova has announced additional details for The Ars Nova Forever Telethon, a 24 hour livestream featuring over 100 artists celebrating Ars Nova's past and present while raising funds to propel the organization into its future. The online event will begin at 6pm EDT on June 12 and run non-stop until 6pm EDT on June 13.

Dreamcast of the Week: The Tarzan Dreamcast Cast List Has Been Posted! Photo Dreamcast of the Week: The Tarzan Dreamcast Cast List Has Been Posted!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - May 15, 2020

We asked our readers to pick who they'd cast in Tarzan! The cast list has been posted-- see who got dreamcast!

WATCH: Brittain Ashford on Tonight's #54BelowAtHome Show at 6:30pm! Photo WATCH: Brittain Ashford on Tonight's #54BelowAtHome Show at 6:30pm!
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Apr 4, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below continues their #54BelowAtHome series tonight with Brittain Ashford's solo show!

BWW Feature: Streaming and Archived Entertainment Schedule Continues to Grow Photo BWW Feature: Streaming and Archived Entertainment Schedule Continues to Grow
by Stephen Mosher - Apr 1, 2020

As a greater number of online sources of entertainment are planned and released, Sue Matsuki at Cabaret Hotspot has been working with Broadway World Cabaret to compile scheduling information for the upcoming days. Like Nancy Drew and a Hardy Boy, Sue and I share lists, links and emails, hoping to bring readers the most comprehensive intel. It is with no small amount of gratitude to Sue that I can bring you this schedule of up and coming events for your watching enjoyment. Thanks Sue!

BWW Feature: 54 Below At Home To Provide Entertainment During Confinement -  #54BELOW Photo BWW Feature: 54 Below At Home To Provide Entertainment During Confinement - #54BELOWATHOME
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 24, 2020

Feinstein's/54 Below opens their vault and brings forth treasures to share with their public during the time of quarantine. #54BELOWATHOME

Feinstein's/54 Below Launches #54BelowatHome Series Featuring Joe Iconis, George Sala Photo Feinstein's/54 Below Launches #54BelowatHome Series Featuring Joe Iconis, George Salazar & More!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 24, 2020

Following a postponement of programming due to the COVID-19 developments, Feinstein's/54 Below will open its vaults and launch a series of streamed performances to provide theater fans everywhere with artistic content from their favorite artists.

VIDEO: Dave Malloy Releases Full Production of GHOST QUARTET at the McKittrick Photo VIDEO: Dave Malloy Releases Full Production of GHOST QUARTET at the McKittrick
by Stage Tube - Mar 16, 2020

Dave Malloy took to Twitter to release the full production of Ghost Quartet from 2015 at the McKittrick Hotel.

BWW Review: Feinstein's/54 Below Recalls All Our Childhoods With 54 CELEBRATES THE MU Photo BWW Review: Feinstein's/54 Below Recalls All Our Childhoods With 54 CELEBRATES THE MUPPETS!
by Bobby Patrick - Mar 13, 2020

Heigh-Ho, My Merry Rainbow Tribe! Bobby Patrick your RAINBOW Reviewer here. Putting the silent T in cabareT to bring you all the T...

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