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Second Stage Theater Announces New Board of Directors Trustees Photo Second Stage Theater Announces New Board of Directors Trustees
by BWW News Desk - Oct 5, 2020

Second Stage Theater has announced new Board of Trustees members Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Mia Campbell, Dre Taylor Lindsay, Alice Pacthod and John Sorkin. They join the board as the company celebrates its 42nd season, returning to stages in the spring of 2021.

VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren, LaChanze and Celia Rose Gooding Perform NEXT TO NORMAL  Photo VIDEO: Watch Adrienne Warren, LaChanze and Celia Rose Gooding Perform NEXT TO NORMAL at Second Stage's Virtual Benefit Celebration
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2020

On Monday, September 21st, Second Stage Theater's Virtual Benefit Celebration honored Trustee Angela Sun and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Tom Kitt for their extraordinary work, commitment to Second Stage and remarkable impact on American theater.

Second Stage Theater Announces the Appointment of Khady Kamara as Executive Director Photo Second Stage Theater Announces the Appointment of Khady Kamara as Executive Director
by BWW News Desk - Aug 31, 2020

Second Stage Theater has announced that Khady Kamara, who is currently serving as Managing Director of Arena Stage in Washington, has been named Executive Director at Second Stage Theater.

Second Stage Will Bring Lynn Nottage Play to Broadway in 2021, Plus Rajiv Joseph's LE Photo Second Stage Will Bring Lynn Nottage Play to Broadway in 2021, Plus Rajiv Joseph's LETTERS OF SURESH Off-Broadway
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020

Second Stage Theater has confirmed two plays for its Broadway home, The Hayes Theater, as well as one play for its off-Broadway home, The Tony Kiser Theater, for its upcoming 42nd Season in 2021. An additional off-Broadway production will be announced in the coming months.

Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Theatre Lab Fellows Photo Sundance Institute Announces 2020 Theatre Lab Fellows
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2020

Eight genre- and format-spanning pieces are among the works being developed by a diverse array of theatremakers at the 2020 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab, reimagined and expressed digitally this year on Sundance Co//ab.

BWW TV: Karen Olivo, Daniel Breaker and More Call for Passage of the HALT Solitary Co Photo BWW TV: Karen Olivo, Daniel Breaker and More Call for Passage of the HALT Solitary Confinement Act
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 20, 2020

Today, actors and activists with roles in some of Broadway's biggest hits launched a video in which they read the devastating words of people in solitary confinement in New York's prisons. While Broadway is shuttered and as people are struggling with home confinement, New Yorkers are getting just a glimpse of the horrors of solitary confinement.

MCC Theater Reschedules MISCAST Gala; Cancels ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS, Postpones NOL Photo MCC Theater Reschedules MISCAST Gala; Cancels ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS, Postpones NOLLYWOOD DREAMS
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2020

MCC Theater has released the following statement regarding the cancellations and postponements of their shows: 

Photo Coverage: MCC Theater Celebrates Opening Night of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Photo Photo Coverage: MCC Theater Celebrates Opening Night of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS
by Katherine Lee - Feb 25, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans just celebrated opening night at the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space (511 West 52nd Street). Take a look at photos from the big night below!

Review Roundup: MCC's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS - What Did the Critics Think? Photo Review Roundup: MCC's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS - What Did the Critics Think?
by Review Roundups - Feb 25, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans officially opened at the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space on Monday, February 24th. Tickets are available at www.mcctheater.org.

Wake Up With BWW 2/24: 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/24: 10th Annual BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2020

Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Today's top stories: Bernadette Peters, Sierra Boggess, Orfeh, and more will perform at Broadway Belts for PFF! tonight, and more!

Photo Flash: Montego Glover, Joshua Boone and More in ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Photo Photo Flash: Montego Glover, Joshua Boone and More in ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans is currently in performances at the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space (511 West 52nd Street) with official opening night set for Monday, February 24th. 

MCC Theater's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Has Been Extended Photo MCC Theater's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Has Been Extended
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2020

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) has announced the extension of the New York premiere of All the Natalie Portmans by C.A Johnson (MCC Theater's 2019/20 Tow Playwright in Residence) with direction by Kate Whoriskey. Previously scheduled for a limited run through March 15, All the Natalie Portmans will now play through Sunday, March 29 at the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space (511 West 52nd Street).

Wake Up With BWW 2/6: Jeremy Jordan Joins LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Chad Burris Joins M Photo Wake Up With BWW 2/6: Jeremy Jordan Joins LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Chad Burris Joins MEAN GIRLS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 6, 2020

Today's top stories: Jeremy Jordan joins Little Shop of Horrors, Chad Burris joins Mean Girls, and more!

Wake Up With BWW 1/20: Alexandra Billings Joins WICKED, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/20: Alexandra Billings Joins WICKED, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Jan 20, 2020

Today's top stories: Alexandra Billings joins Wicked, and more!

BWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains! Photo BWW TV: What Is ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans- a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined)- is now in rehearsals. The cast features Joshua Boone, Montego Glover, Elise Kibler, Renika Williams and Kara Young. All The Natalie Portmans begins performances on Thursday, February 6th, 2020 in the Susan & Ronald Frankel Theater at The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space ,511 West 52nd Street with official opening night set for Monday, February 24th. What's the show all about?

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Photo Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS
by Walter McBride - Jan 16, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans is a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined). The cast will feature Joshua Boone (Network-Broadway), Montego Glover ( Tony Award nominee, Drama Desk winner Memphis, Hamilton), Elise Kibler (Mies Julie, Indian Summer), Renika Williams (The Climb) and Kara Young (Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven).

Freeze Frame: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Photo Freeze Frame: Meet the Cast of ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS
by Walter McBride - Jan 15, 2020

All The Natalie Portmans is a fantastical new coming-of-age comedy written by C.A. Johnson (MCC debut) and directed by Kate Whoriskey (Sweat, Ruined). The cast will feature Joshua Boone (Network-Broadway), Montego Glover ( Tony Award nominee, Drama Desk winner Memphis, Hamilton), Elise Kibler (Mies Julie, Indian Summer), Renika Williams (The Climb) and Kara Young (Halfway Bitches Go Straight to Heaven).

Joshua Boone, Montego Glover and More Announced in Casting of MCC Theater's ALL THE N Photo Joshua Boone, Montego Glover and More Announced in Casting of MCC Theater's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS
by BWW News Desk - Jan 6, 2020

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) announced today the complete casting for the New York premiere of All the Natalie Portmans by C.A Johnson (MCC Theater's 2019/20 Tow Playwright in Residence) with direction by Kate Whoriskey.

MEDEA/BRITNEY Returns For Premiere At HERE Photo MEDEA/BRITNEY Returns For Premiere At HERE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 30, 2019

BWW Interview: James Clements Discusses MEDEA/BRITNEY Photo BWW Interview: James Clements Discusses MEDEA/BRITNEY
by Julie Musbach - Oct 11, 2019

James Clements is an artist of many talents, fearlessly tackling the issues through art. His latest piece, developed with Sophia Frank, is MEDEA/BRITNEY. We took a moment to speak with Clements about the upcoming show, see what he had to say about how it's all coming together!

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