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Bio:
Jan Maxwell was nominated for two Tony Awards® in 2010 for The Royal Family and for Lend Me A Tenor. She received the Drama Desk Award for Best Actress for The Royal Family. Other Broadway: Coram Boy (Tony, Drama Desk noms), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Drama Desk Award, Tony nom.), Sixteen Wounded ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jan Maxwell was nominated for two Tony Awards® in 2010 for The Royal Family and for Lend Me A Tenor. She received the Drama Desk Award for Best Actress for The Royal Family. Other Broadway: Coram Boy (Tony, Drama Desk noms), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (Drama Desk Award, Tony nom.), Sixteen Wounded ... (read complete bio)
Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 3- with Cheyenne Jackson, Beth Leavel and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, August 3- with Cheyenne Jackson, Beth Leavel and More!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020

Today (August 3) in live streaming: Cheyenne Jackson sings with Seth Rudetsky, The Muny is back with Summer Variety Hour, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, July 13- with Lupita Nyong'o, Phylicia Rashad & More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, July 13- with Lupita Nyong'o, Phylicia Rashad & More!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2020

Today (July 13) in live streaming: Richard II continues, Audra McDonald sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

Broadway Rewind: Watch Bernadette Peters & More in the 2011 Revival of FOLLIES Photo Broadway Rewind: Watch Bernadette Peters & More in the 2011 Revival of FOLLIES
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 11, 2020

Today we flashback to 2011, when the second Broadway revival of Follies arrived at the  Marquis Theatre, where it played for 152 performances.

Neil LaBute's BILLY AND BILLIE Starring Adam Brody, Jan Maxwell and More Will be Avai Photo Neil LaBute's BILLY AND BILLIE Starring Adam Brody, Jan Maxwell and More Will be Available to Stream
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2020

St. Louis Actors' Studio will release two episodes per week for the next five weeks of Neil LaBute's direcTV show 'Billy and Billie' beginning July 6 via St. Louis Actors' Studio Twitter - @stlas1.

Broadway Rewind: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Shows Off All the Way to Broadway Photo Broadway Rewind: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Shows Off All the Way to Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 17, 2020

BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge says, 'This episode of Broadway Rewind features a heart, a hustler and a hoofer.' We give you a sneak peek at the Broadway musical 'The Drowsy Chaperone', which welcomed back to Broadway, Tony Award winner Sutton Foster and introduced us all to Bob Martin as Man in Chair. We also met the cast of Mark St. Germain's play, 'The God Committee', but the episode starts at the opening night of Roundabout's production of Joe Orton's comedy 'Entertaining Mr. Sloane' which featured a stellar cast including Chris Carmack, Alex Baldwin and the late great Jan Maxwell, whom Richard Ridge says, 'was one of the greatest actresses of her generation'.

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Tony Nominee Michae Photo BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Tony Nominee Michael Arden!
by Ben Rimalower - Mar 16, 2020

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to actor and director Michael Arden about Joni Mitchell's 1971 album 'Blue.' They also discuss Audra McDonald, Ricky Ian Gordon, 'Follies,' Alexandra Silber, Indigo Girls, Sara McLachlan, Shawn Colvin, 'The Phantom of the Opera,' Gillian Lynne, Ben Folds, Maggie Rogers, 'Lestat,' Robyn, and Jan Maxwell. Michael talks about discovering Joni and how her storytelling abilities influenced his own artistic career. Michael has appeared on Broadway in shows such as 'Big River and 'Bare, A Pop Opera.' He also directed the hit revivals of 'Spring Awakening' and 'Once On This Island.'

Review Roundup: Atlantic Theatre Company's ANATOMY OF A SUICIDE - What Did the Critic Photo Review Roundup: Atlantic Theatre Company's ANATOMY OF A SUICIDE - What Did the Critics Think?
by BWW News Desk - Feb 19, 2020

Anatomy of a Suicide began performances on February 1 and opened on Tuesday, February 18 at Atlantic Theater Company's Linda Gross Theater (336 West 20th Street). The production is a limited engagement through March 15, 2020.

10 Years of Broadway Superlatives - Celebrating The Standouts of the Decade! Photo 10 Years of Broadway Superlatives - Celebrating The Standouts of the Decade!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 27, 2019

As the decade comes to a close on Broadway, we're doling out some good, old-fashioned superlatives to acknowledge some of the best and brightest theatre people, show elements, and productions that have made this decade one of the best in Broadway history.

Photo Coverage: Remembering Tony Award-Winner Richard Easton Photo Photo Coverage: Remembering Tony Award-Winner Richard Easton
by Walter McBride - Dec 26, 2019

Take a look back on Richard Easton's life and career with a collection of vintage photos from our archives. 

Stephen Sondheim's FOLLIES Greenlit For Film Adaptation Photo Stephen Sondheim's FOLLIES Greenlit For Film Adaptation
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 14, 2019

A film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's Follies has just been greenlit for production by BBC Films and Heyday Films.

Cady Huffman Kicks Off Astoria Performing Arts Center 2019-20 Season Photo Cady Huffman Kicks Off Astoria Performing Arts Center 2019-20 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 21, 2019

After a celebratory 18th season full of awards, nominations and tons of critical-acclaim for the main-stage productions of Queen and Caroline, or Change, Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC) kicks off their 2019-20 season with Tony award-winner actress Cady Huffman in the New York premiere of Marguerite, a new solo musical with book and lyrics by Anton Dudley, music by Michael Cooper and direction by APAC Artistic Director Dev Bondarin.

Looking Back at MOULIN ROUGE!'s Danny Burstein and His Spectacular Spectacular Career Photo Looking Back at MOULIN ROUGE!'s Danny Burstein and His Spectacular Spectacular Career
by Julie Musbach - Jul 25, 2019

Moulin Rouge is getting ready to officially can-can the night away on Broadway and as usual, we can't-can't get enough of star Danny Burstein. We're taking a dive into his career looking back at all the things he's brought to the Broadway stage!

Previews Begin Tonight For PTP/NYC At Atlantic Stage 2 Photo Previews Begin Tonight For PTP/NYC At Atlantic Stage 2
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2019

PTPNYC (Potomac Theatre Project), in association with Middlebury College, presents its 33rd repertory season, its 13th consecutive in New York City. Previews begin tonight for a July 16 opening, running through August 4 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2, located at 330 West 16th Street.

Potomac Theatre Project in Association with Middlebury College Presents its 33rd Repe Photo Potomac Theatre Project in Association with Middlebury College Presents its 33rd Repertory Season
by Sarah Hookey - Jun 13, 2019

PTP/NYC (Potomac Theatre Project), in association with Middlebury College, presents its 33rd repertory season, its 13th consecutive in New York City, running July 9 - August 4, 2019 in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Atlantic Stage 2, located at 330 West 16th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues.

Photo Flashback: 2019 Tony Nominee Janet McTeer Photo Photo Flashback: 2019 Tony Nominee Janet McTeer
by Walter McBride - Jun 5, 2019

Janet McTeer is a 2019 Tony nominee for her role in Bernhardt/Hamlet. Check out these flashback photos of McTeer at various events in the past!

Did You Know... Our Favorite Fun Facts About the 2019 Tony Nominees! Photo Did You Know... Our Favorite Fun Facts About the 2019 Tony Nominees!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

Over the course of each Broadway season, unexpected and unique storylines inevitably pop up. This morning, with the announcement of the 2019 Tony Award nominations, a number of new narratives have come to life.

VIDEO: On This Day, February 11- Remembering Jan Maxwell Photo VIDEO: On This Day, February 11- Remembering Jan Maxwell
by BWW News Desk - Feb 11, 2019

Jan Maxwell, a five-time Tony Award nominee and two-time Drama Desk Award winner, was last seen on stage in City of Conversation at Lincoln Center, for which she wBas nominated for 2015 Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Awards and Scenes From an Execution in the Potomac Theatre Project revival at Atlantic Theater's Stage II.

Photo Coverage: BroadwayWorld Remembers Those We've Lost in 2018 Photo Photo Coverage: BroadwayWorld Remembers Those We've Lost in 2018
by Walter McBride - Dec 31, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we are reflecting on those we have lost in the Broadway and theatre communities throughout the year.

Exclusive Photo Coverage: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Decks the Halls for Carols For A C Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Cast Decks the Halls for Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 24, 2018

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of Once on This Island as they record their track, 'Deck the Halls/Carol of the Bells.'

Exclusive Photo Coverage: CHICAGO Cast Gets Jazzy for Carols For A Cure! Photo Exclusive Photo Coverage: CHICAGO Cast Gets Jazzy for Carols For A Cure!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Dec 24, 2018

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of Chicago as they record their track, 'Christmas Eve on a Dance Floor.'

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