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Six New York City Theaters Join Together to Celebrate the Life of Judith Champion Photo Six New York City Theaters Join Together to Celebrate the Life of Judith Champion
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

Manhattan Theatre Club, Atlantic Theater Company, Lincoln Center Theater, The Public Theater, Second Stage Theater, and Signature Theatre mourn the passing of Judith Champion on July 28, 2022 after a long battle with breast cancer.

WISH YOU WERE HERE Announces Second Extension at Playwrights Horizons Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE Announces Second Extension at Playwrights Horizons
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Playwrights Horizons today announced an additional one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to June 5.

Playwrights Horizons Extends Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE Photo Playwrights Horizons Extends Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Playwrights Horizons today announced a one-week extension of Sanaz Toossi’s Wish You Were Here, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, to May 29. Wish You Were Here chronicles 13 years of everyday life through the Iranian Revolution and Iran-Iraq War, as best friends forever become friends long lost, scattered and searching for home.

Atlantic Theater Company Announces the Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program a Photo Atlantic Theater Company Announces the Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program and Inaugural Writers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

Atlantic Theater Company has announced its inaugural Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program writers Matthew Capodicasa, Gloria Majule and Alex Riad. 

Lin-Manuel Miranda and More Take Home 2022 Audio Publishers Association Audie Awards Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda and More Take Home 2022 Audio Publishers Association Audie Awards
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 4, 2022

Tonight, the Audio Publishers Association announced the winners of the 2022 Audie Awards, the premier awards program recognizing distinction in audiobooks and spoken-word entertainment.

Playwrights Horizons to Present Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE Photo Playwrights Horizons to Present Sanaz Toossi's WISH YOU WERE HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2022

Playwrights Horizons will¬†present¬†Sanaz Toossi‚Äôs¬†Wish You Were Here, directed by¬†Gaye Taylor Upchurch, April 13‚ÄďMay 22 in the¬†Peter Jay Sharp Theater. Wish You Were Here¬†chronicles 13 years of everyday life through the Iranian Revolution and Iran-Iraq War, as best friends forever become friends long lost, scattered and searching for home.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Cynthia Erivo & More Among Audie Awards Finalists
by Michael Major - Feb 3, 2022

The Audio Publishers Association (APA) have announced finalists for the 2022 Audie Awards. Finalists include Cynthia Erivo for Best Female Narrator and Lin-Manuel Miranda for Best Male Narrator. Leslie Odom Jr., Annie Golden, Telly Leung, and Jason Tam are also featured on audiobooks that made the list. Check out the full list of nominations now!

Atlantic Theater Company Announces Launch Commissions From Nikki Massoud & Max Yu Photo Atlantic Theater Company Announces Launch Commissions From Nikki Massoud & Max Yu
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2021

Atlantic Theater Company has announced its 2021-2022 Launch Commission writers Nikki Massoud and Max Yu. Launch commissions are offered to early career playwrights in support of writing a new play and facilitating relationships in the theater industry.

BWW Review: WISH YOU WERE HERE at Williamstown Theatre Festival On Audible Theater Photo BWW Review: WISH YOU WERE HERE at Williamstown Theatre Festival On Audible Theater
by Marc Savitt - Apr 1, 2021

WISH YOU WERE HERE presents a reality which, on the surface, might seem rather different than our own, but below is far more similar.¬† In the final scenes / moments, it also pointed out, to me, how relatively ‚Äúgood‚ÄĚ Americans have it.¬† Then again, like all works of art, what it says to you will vary for all who experience it.

WISH YOU WERE HERE Featuring Nikki Massoud, Marjan Neshat and More Available Tomorrow Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE Featuring Nikki Massoud, Marjan Neshat and More Available Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 31, 2021

The Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater world premiere presentation of Wish You Were Here is available worldwide tomorrow, April 1 at 3am ET within the Audible Plus catalog. Wish You Were Here is part of the 2020 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season produced on Audible.

WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on  Photo WISH YOU WERE HERE, ASK ARIZONA, BILLIE WAS A BLACK WOMAN and More to be Released on Audible April 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 26, 2021

Audible has announced the content they will be releasing in April 2021! Scripted titles include a celebration of legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday with Billie Was a Black Woman written and hosted by Rebecca Carroll; the comedy Hit Job starring Keke Palmer and Pete Davidson and more.

Nazanin Nour, Artemis Pebdani and More to Star in Audible & Williamstown Theatre Fest Photo Nazanin Nour, Artemis Pebdani and More to Star in Audible & Williamstown Theatre Festival's WISH YOU WERE HERE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 26, 2021

Today, Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater announced casting as rehearsals and recording sessions commence for Wish You Were Here, part of the unprecedented collaboration to bring Williamstown Theatre Festival’s season to Audible. Additionally, release dates for the final three productions in the season have been announced.

Trinity Rep Launches New Digital Programming for Winter and Spring Photo Trinity Rep Launches New Digital Programming for Winter and Spring
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 22, 2021

Trinity Rep is expanding its free digital programming offerings with new play workshops and an expanded America Too program that examines our community’s response to the events of the past year through discussion and performance.

VIDEO: Watch Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Featuring Laura Benanti, Alex Boniel Photo VIDEO: Watch Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Featuring Laura Benanti, Alex Boniello, James Harkness and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 30, 2020

Broadway for Biden's all-star virtual fundraiser In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation is now available to watch on the NowThis YouTube page and Broadway for Biden's Facebook through Wednesday, November 4. The concert originally streamed on Wednesday, October 21.

Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Streams Tonight; Nathan Lane and Billy Porter Joi Photo Broadway for Biden's IN OUR AMERICA Streams Tonight; Nathan Lane and Billy Porter Join Lineup
by Stephi Wild - Oct 21, 2020

Broadway for Biden’s all-star virtual fundraiser In Our America: A Concert for the Soul of the Nation streams tonight, Wednesday, October 21 at 8:00pm EST. 

Williamstown Theatre Festival to Present its Season in Audio Format on Audible Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival to Present its Season in Audio Format on Audible
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 7, 2020

Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible announced today that the 2020 Williamstown Theatre Festival summer season will be produced on Audible, the world's largest producer and provider of original spoken-word entertainment and audiobooks.

Williamstown Theatre Festival Has Announced Sanaz Toossi as the 2020 L. Arnold Weissb Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival Has Announced Sanaz Toossi as the 2020 L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award Recipient
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 5, 2020

Williamstown Theatre Festival (Mandy Greenfield, Artistic Director) has announced that Sanaz Toossi is the 2020 L. Arnold Weissberger New Play Award recipient for her play English. Sanaz receives the $10,000 award as well as the $10,000 Jay Harris Commission to write a new play.

The Workshop Theater to Present Industry Reading Of PULP VERITE By Crystal Skillman Photo The Workshop Theater to Present Industry Reading Of PULP VERITE By Crystal Skillman
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 24, 2020

Pulp Vérité, a new play by playwright Crystal Skillman will receive a 29-hour reading with the award-winning The Workshop Theater. The presentation will culminate in two readings on March 6th at 3 and 7 PM, at the A.R.T/NY studios (520 8th Avenue), in the Bruce Mitchell Room. The reading is free, and reservations can be made at www.workshoptheater.org.

Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces 2020 Season, Including Audra McDonald & Bobby Photo Williamstown Theatre Festival Announces 2020 Season, Including Audra McDonald & Bobby Cannavale-Led STREETCAR & More!
by Stephi Wild - Feb 11, 2020

BroadwayWorld reported yesterday that a production of A Streetcar Named Desire is headed to Williamstown Theatre Festival this summer, starring Audra McDonald and Bobby Cannavale. Now, Artistic Director Mandy Greenfield has announced the complete 2020 summer season for Williamstown Theatre Festival, which includes four world premiere plays, a world premiere musical, and more.

The COOP's TERRA FIRMA Opens Tomorrow Off-Broadway Photo The COOP's TERRA FIRMA Opens Tomorrow Off-Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Oct 9, 2019

The COOP and Baruch Performing Arts Center are please to present the world premiere of Barbara Hammond's TERRA FIRMA, which officially opens on Thursday, October 10 at Baruch Performing Arts Center (55 Lexington Avenue).

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