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Broadway: The Play that Goes Wrong. Off-Broadway highlights include Yang Sun in The Good Person of Szechwan (Public Theatre/La Mama), James Coburn in Kung-Fu (Signature Theatre), The Balladeer in Assassins (City Center Encores! Off-Center). Regional highlights include New York Stage & Film, Yale ... (read more)
 

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Broadway: The Play that Goes Wrong. Off-Broadway highlights include Yang Sun in The Good Person of Szechwan (Public Theatre/La Mama), James Coburn in Kung-Fu (Signature Theatre), The Balladeer in Assassins (City Center Encores! Off-Center). Regional highlights include New York Stage & Film, Yale ... (read more)
BWW Review: SONGWRITER TRIBUTES Glow Affectionately at 92nd Street Y BWW Review: SONGWRITER TRIBUTES Glow Affectionately at 92nd Street Y
by Rob Lester - Jan 26, 2020

Two prolific writers who put the a?oeGreata?? in a?oeThe Great American Songbooka?? were celebrated and explored in the same week at Manhattan's 92nd Street Y. In different presentations, there were embraces of the legacies of lyricist E.Y. (a?oeYipa??) Harburg and composer/lyricist Cole Porter. (more...)

Kathleen Chalfant, Robert Cuccioli and More to Take Part in Red Bull Theater's Revelation Readings Kathleen Chalfant, Robert Cuccioli and More to Take Part in Red Bull Theater's Revelation Readings
by BWW News Desk - Jan 7, 2020

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director | Jim Bredeson, Managing Director) today announced the cast for the next offering of their season of REVELATION READINGS, the OBIE Award-winning series: Thomas Middleton's Women Beware Women, adapted by Jesse Berger, directed by José Zayas, featuring Juliana Canfield, Kathleen Chalfant, Robert Cuccioli, Zachary Fine, Sam Lilja, Matthew Rauch, Julia McDermott, Diana Oh, Luis Quintero, Laila Robins, Derek Smith, and John Douglas Thompson. This one-night-only event will take place on Monday January 27th at 7:30pm at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street, between Bleecker and Hudson Streets). (more...)

Photo Flash: Sierra Boggess, Gavin Lee and More at The Benefit Concert of MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Flash: Sierra Boggess, Gavin Lee and More at The Benefit Concert of MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2019

On Monday, December 16th The Actors Fund held a benefit concert of Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. The concert starred Gavin Lee as 'Mr. Magoo/Ebenezer Scrooge', Sierra Boggess as 'Belle', Clifton Duncan as 'Bob Crachit', Ali Ewoldt as 'Mrs. Crachit', Kyle Selig as 'Young Ebenezer,' Matthew Scott as 'Fred', Byron Jennings as 'Jacob Marley', Don Darryl Rivera as 'the Ghost of Christmas Past', Edward Hibbert as 'the Ghost of Christmas Present', Ian Fitzgerald Gallagher as 'the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come', Klea Blackhurst as 'the Charwoman', Jennifer Cody as 'the Laundress', Jeff Blumenkrantz as 'the Undertaker', Stephen DeRosa as 'The Old Man,' and Jeff Hiller as 'The Director'. (more...)

Wake Up With BWW 12/20: CATS Film Hits Theatres Today, and More! Wake Up With BWW 12/20: CATS Film Hits Theatres Today, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 20, 2019

Today's top stories: The CATS film officially hits theatres today, and more! (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefit Concert BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Gavin Lee, Sierra Boggess & More in MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefit Concert
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 19, 2019

Earlier this week, The Actors Fund in association with Universal Theatrical Group and Margaret Styne presented a one-night only concert of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. The evening was directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award® and Emmy Award®-winner John McDaniel wrote new orchestrations for the score and served at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra. (more...)

LYRICS & LYRICISTS at 92Y Opens Season Celebrating Yip Harburg LYRICS & LYRICISTS at 92Y Opens Season Celebrating Yip Harburg
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Lyrics & Lyricists opens its new season with a salute to Yip Harburg, who appeared on the 92nd Street Y stage for L&L's first show in December 1970. Harburg was a master lyricist, poet, and book writer who worked with more than 40 composers in writing over 600 songs, including such classics as 'April in Paris,' 'Old Devil Moon,' 'Lydia, the Tattooed Lady,' 'Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?,' 'Paper Moon,' and, of course, 'Over the Rainbow.' Mikaela Bennett, Clifton Duncan, Desi Oakley, Megan Sikora and Nick Spangler bring Harburg's story to life-from his Lower East Side childhood to being blacklisted by HUAC. Matt Kunkel's direction, with musical direction by Paul Masse and a script by Jon Marans, weaves together Harburg's comedic and political sides. (more...)

MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefits the Actors' Fund Tonight; Additional Casting Announced! MR. MAGOO'S CHRISTMAS CAROL Benefits the Actors' Fund Tonight; Additional Casting Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 16, 2019

Additional casting has been announced for the one-night only concert presentation of the holiday classic Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol on Monday, December 16 at 7:30 pm at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College (524 W. 59th St.). The evening will be directed by Carl Andress with choreography by Nathan Peck, based on original choreography by Marcos Santana. Grammy Award and Emmy Award-winner John McDaniel has written new orchestrations for the score and will serve at the evening's music director, conducting a 28 piece on stage orchestra. (more...)

Red Bull Theater Continues the Revelation Readings with LOVE LIES A-BLEEDING Red Bull Theater Continues the Revelation Readings with LOVE LIES A-BLEEDING
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2019

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director | Jim Bredeson, Managing Director) today announced the cast for the next of the 2019-'20 season of REVELATION READINGS, its OBIE Award-winning series: Beaumont & Fletcher's Love Lies A-Bleeding, directed by Carl Cofield and featuring Zach Appelman, Susan Heyward, Ezra Knight, Dela Meskienyar, Howard Overshown, Bhavesh Patel, Amelia Pedlow, Cara Ricketts and more to be announced. This one-night-only event will take place on Monday December 16th at 7:30pm at the Lucille Lortel Theatre (121 Christopher Street, between Bleecker and Hudson Streets). (more...)

Red Bull Theater Has Announced the Cast for First of 2019-'20 Season of Revelation Readings: James Shirley's THE TRAITOR Red Bull Theater Has Announced the Cast for First of 2019-'20 Season of Revelation Readings: James Shirley's THE TRAITOR
by BWW News Desk - Nov 6, 2019

Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Artistic Director | Jim Bredeson, Managing Director) today announced the cast for the first of the 2019-'20 season of REVELATION READINGS, its OBIE Award-winning series: James Shirley's The Traitor, directed by Nathan Winkelstein, will star Oge Agulue, Keith Hamilton Cobb, Christian Coulson, Sarah Herrman, Hubert Point-Du Jour, Daniel Jose Molina, Max Gordon Moore, Nneka Okafor, Antoinette Robinson, Socorro Santiago, and more to be announced. (more...)

Red Bull Theater Announces 2019-20 Season, Including The World Premiere Of THE ALCHEMIST Red Bull Theater Announces 2019-20 Season, Including The World Premiere Of THE ALCHEMIST
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2019

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Classic Stage Company To Honor Anika Noni Rose And Ted Chapin At Annual Gala Classic Stage Company To Honor Anika Noni Rose And Ted Chapin At Annual Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2019

Classic Stage Company's 2019 gala will honor Anika Noni Rose, whose singular performance in CSC's recent production of Carmen Jones propelled it to widespread acclaim, and Ted Chapin, visionary President of the Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization. (more...)

Margo Seibert, Andrew R. Butler, and More Join Powerhouse Season Margo Seibert, Andrew R. Butler, and More Join Powerhouse Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2019

Vassar & New York Stage and Film have announced the next wave of casting for the highly anticipated 35th Powerhouse Season in Poughkeepsie, NY, which continues through Sunday, July 28. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Erich Bergen, Noah Galvin, Isabelle Fuhrman, and More Star in THE 24 HOUR MUSICALS Photo Coverage: Erich Bergen, Noah Galvin, Isabelle Fuhrman, and More Star in THE 24 HOUR MUSICALS
by Monroe George - Jun 18, 2019

Favorites of stage and screen took to the Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center last night to help The 24 Hour Plays mark its 24th anniversary with an intimate production of The 24 Hour Musicals. Erich Bergen, Jessica Hecht, Alex Moffat, Bonnie Milligan and Anthony Rapp were just a few of the exceptional group of artists who joined forces to write, compose, direct and perform four original musicals within 24 hours. (more...)

Jelani Alladin, Hailey Kilgore in THE NOTEBOOK; Additional Casting Announced for Vassar Powerhouse Season Jelani Alladin, Hailey Kilgore in THE NOTEBOOK; Additional Casting Announced for Vassar Powerhouse Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

Vassar & New York Stage and Film have announced the next wave of casting for the highly anticipated 35th Powerhouse Season in Poughkeepsie, NY, which starts next Thursday, June 20 and runs through Sunday, July 28. (more...)

Alexandra Silber, Frances Ruffelle & More Set for NELL GWYNN Reading Alexandra Silber, Frances Ruffelle & More Set for NELL GWYNN Reading
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2019

The Acting Company (Founded by John Houseman and Margot Harley; Ian Belknap, Artistic Director; Elisa Spencer-Kaplan, Executive Director) announced casting today for the next reading in the 23rd John McDonald Salon Reading Series, Jessica Swale's Olivier Award-winning, music-filled comedy Nell Gwynn. The reading will take place on Monday, June 24 at 7 PM at the Mainstage Theater at Playwrights Horizons (416 W. 42nd Street, New York, NY). Tickets are available now online at www.theactingcompany.org. (more...)

Nikki M. James, Aya Cash & More Join Cast of 24 HOUR MUSICALS Nikki M. James, Aya Cash & More Join Cast of 24 HOUR MUSICALS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2019

The 24 Hour Plays has just announced more participants that will help them mark their anniversary with an intimate production of The 24 Hour Musicals on Monday, June 17th at 8 PM on the Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center. (more...)

Review Roundup: DIAL M FOR MURDER At Bucks County Playhouse; What Did The Critics Think? Review Roundup: DIAL M FOR MURDER At Bucks County Playhouse; What Did The Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - May 22, 2019

Would you survive if murder called? Betrayal, passion and greed are potent motivations for a perfect crime in Dial 'M' for Murder, a spine-tingling thriller, which was famously filmed by Alfred Hitchcock featuring his muse, Grace Kelly, and Ray Milland. (more...)

BWW Review: DIAL M FOR MURDER at Bucks County Playhouse - A Play To Die For BWW Review: DIAL M FOR MURDER at Bucks County Playhouse - A Play To Die For
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2019

It only feels appropriate that the Bucks County Playhouse's 80th Anniversary Season would kick off with a play as historic and celebrated as the theater itself. Dial M For Murder, the play by Frederick Knott, made most famous by Alfred Hitchcock's 1954 film adaption, was brought to life last night on the Bucks County stage in a breathlessly exciting mix of intrigue and adrenaline. (more...)

Leslie Kritzer, Bonnie Milligan, Anthony Rapp, and More Among Cast of 24 HOUR MUSICALS Leslie Kritzer, Bonnie Milligan, Anthony Rapp, and More Among Cast of 24 HOUR MUSICALS
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2019

Today, The 24 Hour Plays announced the first round of participants that will help them mark their anniversary with an intimate production of The 24 Hour Musicals on Monday, June 17th at 8 PM on the Irene Diamond Stage at the Pershing Square Signature Center. (more...)

DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Bucks County Playhouse DIAL M FOR MURDER Comes to Bucks County Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2019

Would you survive if murder called? Betrayal, passion and greed are potent motivations for a perfect crime in Dial 'M' for Murder, a spine-tingling thriller, which was famously filmed by Alfred Hitchcock featuring his muse, Grace Kelly, and Ray Milland. (more...)

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