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Photos: PASS OVER, the First Broadway Play to Return, Celebrates First Preview! Photo Photos: PASS OVER, the First Broadway Play to Return, Celebrates First Preview!
by Jennifer Broski - Aug 5, 2021

Pass Over, the first Broadway show to begin performances since the start of the pandemic, took its first bow at the August Wilson Theatre just last night, heralding Broadway's return after a year and a half away. BroadwayWorld was there for the special night and you can check out photos below!

PASS OVER To Celebrate First Performance on Broadway with A Post-Show Block Party Photo PASS OVER To Celebrate First Performance on Broadway with A Post-Show Block Party
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2021

PASS OVER announced today it will hold a block party on West 52nd Street in celebration of its first preview, and the first performance of a play on Broadway since March 2020, on Wednesday August 4 outside of the August Wilson Theatre (245 W 52nd Street, New York, NY).

BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Lileana Blain-Cruz Photo BWW Interview: Theatre Life with Lileana Blain-Cruz
by Elliot Lanes - Apr 13, 2021

Today’s subject Lileana Blain-Cruz is currently living her theatre life as the director of Signature Theatre’s latest Signature Features streaming offering entitled Daniel J.Watts’ The Jam: Only Child. The show recounts Watts’ life as the only child of a single mother. From the fierce growing pains of boyhood innocence to the awkwardness of teenage years to a proud Black man, Daniel digs through his memory’s attic in a powerful and playful story of metamorphosis. The production is available for streaming through May seventh on Marquee TV.

BWW Review: DANIEL J WATTS' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD at Signature Theatre Photo BWW Review: DANIEL J WATTS' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD at Signature Theatre
by Russell Smouse - Mar 17, 2021

Signature Theatre’s second production in their Signature Features 2021 season, Daniel J Watts THE JAM: ONLY CHILD is written and performed by 2020 Tony Award Nominee Daniel J Watts and is the fifth installment of Watts’ The Jam series. The series namesake comes from his great grandmother’s method of creating jam, whereupon what she could not use for herself, she would share with other people. It is available to stream in HD on Marquee TV from March 16 through May 7.

Signature Theatre Announces Streaming Dates for Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD Photo Signature Theatre Announces Streaming Dates for Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2021

Signature Theatre has announced the full cast and streaming dates for Daniel J. Watts’ The Jam: Only Child, the second production in the Signature Features 2021 Season. Written and performed by Daniel J. Watts and featuring DJ Duggz, The Jam: Only Child is the fifth in Watts’ The Jam series.

Signature Theatre Announces 2021 Five-Show Season, Featuring Norm Lewis, Solea Pfeiff Photo Signature Theatre Announces 2021 Five-Show Season, Featuring Norm Lewis, Solea Pfeiffer, Daniel J. Watts and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2020

Signature Theatre has announced the full lineup for Signature Theatre’s 2021 Signature Features season, five fully-staged plays and musicals, made exclusively for the screen and professionally filmed in HD on set (multiple safety protocols were employed to ensure artists’ and crew’s safety).

Krystal Joy Brown & Claim Our Space Now Call on Theatre Community for RALLY FOR FREED Photo Krystal Joy Brown & Claim Our Space Now Call on Theatre Community for RALLY FOR FREEDOM
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 26, 2020

Claim Our Space Now, Hamilton's Krystal Joy Brown, along with fellow officials, leaders, and activists have come together to urge the Broadway & theatrical community at large to peacefully protest the erasure of Black lives and Black Trans Lives in our communities. In alliance with Broadway for Racial Justice, Claim Our Space Now is fighting for respect and action for Tony McDade, Riah Milton, Dominique Fells, Nina Pop, and the countless other lives that have been stolen with little to no recourse. All of our voices are valuable in this urgent fight to save ALL Black lives. 

Love Is In The Air At NJPAC's Valentine's Day Shows! Photo Love Is In The Air At NJPAC's Valentine's Day Shows!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 30, 2020

See full details for NJPAC's slate of Valentine's Day Shows below!  

Kentucky Performing Arts Presents Raphael Saadiq's Jimmy Lee Tour Photo Kentucky Performing Arts Presents Raphael Saadiq's Jimmy Lee Tour
by Stephi Wild - Jan 7, 2020

Raphael Saadiq's Jimmy Lee Tour with Jamila Woods and DJ Duggz comes to Old Forester's Paristown Hall, Monday, February 17, 2020 at 8 p.m., doors open at 7 p.m.

Daniel J. Watts Returns to Joe's Pub with THE JAM: ONLY CHILD Photo Daniel J. Watts Returns to Joe's Pub with THE JAM: ONLY CHILD
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 2, 2020

Daniel J. Watts (TINA - The Tina Turner Muiscal, Amazon's 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,' and TBS' 'The Last O.G.') and WattsWords Productions present Daniel J. Watts' The Jam: Only Child, an evening of music, dance, spoken word, and storytelling as part of The Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival. He will be performing the show on Monday, January 6th, Friday, January 10th, Sunday, January 12th, and Monday, January 20th at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater (425 Lafayette Street).

Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM: ONLY CHILD To Los Angeles Photo Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM: ONLY CHILD To Los Angeles
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 26, 2019

Daniel J. Watts, currently starring as Sammy Davis, Jr. opposite Dule Hill in the Geffen Playhouse's record-breaking box office smash Lights Out: Nat King Cole, is bringing his solo show The Jam: Only Child to Los Angeles on Monday, March 11th at The Federal in North Hollywood (5303 Lankershim Boulevard). Doors open at 6:30pm, the show begins at 8:30pm. All advance general admission tickets are $20. Tickets are $25 day of and can be purchased at http://thefederalnoho.com/tickets/9231155/daniel-j-watts-the-jam-only-child/.

Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD Returns to Joe's Pub Photo Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: ONLY CHILD Returns to Joe's Pub
by Rebecca Russo - Nov 1, 2018

Daniel J. Watts (Hamilton, TBS' "The Last O.G.," Signature Theatre's The Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World) and WattsWords Productions present Daniel J. Watts' The Jam: Only Child, an evening of music, dance, spoken word, and storytelling on Monday, December 3rd at Joe's Pub at the Public Theater (425 Lafayette Street).  Doors open at 6pm, the show begins at 7pm. 

Photo Flash: Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM to SubCulture Photo Photo Flash: Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM to SubCulture
by Julie Musbach - Oct 19, 2018

Daniel J. Watts recently presented Daniel J. Watts' The Jam: Only Child, an evening of music, dance, spoken word, and storytelling at new NoHo staple SubCulture

Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM: ONLY CHILD To SubCulture On Monday, October 15th Photo Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM: ONLY CHILD To SubCulture On Monday, October 15th
by Julie Musbach - Sep 18, 2018

Daniel J. Watts (Hamilton, TBS' 'The Last O.G.,' Signature Theatre's The Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World) and WattsWords Productions present Daniel J. Watts' The Jam: Only Child, an evening of music, dance, spoken word, and storytelling on Monday, October 15th at new NoHo staple SubCulture (45 Bleecker Street).  Doors open at 7pm, the show begins at 8pm. 

Photo Flash: Daniel J. Watts Stars in THE JAM Photo Photo Flash: Daniel J. Watts Stars in THE JAM
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 21, 2018

Daniel J. Watts (Hamilton, TBS' upcoming 'The Last O.G.,' Signature Theatre's The Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World) and WattsWords Productions presented Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: Only Child, an evening of music, dance and spoken word, on Monday, February 19 at Joe's Pub at The Public at New York's famed Public Theater (425 Lafayette Street).  Watts was joined by DJ Duggz, aka Preston Dugger III (Motown the Musical, Memphis), the pair performed for a sold out house. 

Daniel J. Watts to Make Joe's at the Public Debut Photo Daniel J. Watts to Make Joe's at the Public Debut
by Julie Musbach - Jan 9, 2018

Daniel J. Watts (Hamilton, TBS' upcoming The Last O.G., Signature Theatre's The Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World) and WattsWords Productions present Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: Only Child, an evening of music, dance and spoken word, onMonday, February 19 at Joe's Pub at The Public at New York's famed Public Theater (425 Lafayette Street). Doors open at 9pm, the show begins at9.30pm. For more information, click here.

Photo Flash: HAMILTON's Daniel J. Watts Brings THE JAM: ONLY CHILD to Webster Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2017

Featuring DJ Duggz (aka Preston Dugger III), this edition of THE JAM explored the life of an only child working to connect with the world. BroadwayWorld has photos from the event below!

HAMILTON's Daniel J. Watts to Bring Evening of Music, Dance and Spoken Word to Webster Hall
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2017

Hamilton's Daniel J. Watts (TBS' upcoming 'The Last O.G.' starring Tracy Morgan, Signature Theatre's The Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World) and WattsWords Productions present Daniel J. Watts' THE JAM: Only Child, an evening of music, dance and spoken word, on Sunday, July 30 at The Studio in New York's famed Webster Hall (125 East 11th Street).

HAMILTON Stars to Host OFF THE KUFF: WAKE New Year's Eve Party in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 31, 2016

Ephraim Sykes (Hamilton, NBC's "Hairspray Live"), nationally acclaimed motivational speaker Shaun Derik, and Broadway's Sasha Hutchings (Hamilton, Sweet Charity) will host Off The Kuff: WAKE, the most exciting New Year's Eve party in New York City.

HAMILTON Stars to Host OFF THE KUFF: WAKE New Year's Eve Party in NYC
by BWW News Desk - Dec 29, 2016

Ephraim Sykes (Hamilton, NBC's "Hairspray Live"), nationally acclaimed motivational speaker Shaun Derik, and Broadway's Sasha Hutchings (Hamilton, Sweet Charity) will host Off The Kuff: WAKE, the most exciting New Year's Eve party in New York City.

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