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HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo HAMILTON, Cynthia Erivo, Bernadette Peters & More Earn 2021 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 13, 2021

This morning, Hamilton star Jasmine Cephas Jones and Ron Cephas Jones announced the 2021 Primetime Emmy Nominations, which included 12 nominations for the Disney Plus recording of Hamilton in addition to nomination for Broadway veterans like Billy Porter, Cynthia Erivo, Julie Andrews, the Lopezes and so many more.

Uzo Aduba, Ron Cephas Jones, Reza Salazar, and Kara Young Will Star in CLYDE'S on Bro Photo Uzo Aduba, Ron Cephas Jones, Reza Salazar, and Kara Young Will Star in CLYDE'S on Broadway
by Stephi Wild - Jul 12, 2021

Single tickets for CLYDE’S are on sale today, July 12th. Learn more about the production and how to purchase tickets here!

Student Blog: Best Summer Podcast Recommendations Photo Student Blog: Best Summer Podcast Recommendations
by Student Blogger: Breanna Ebisch - Jul 1, 2021

The possibility of entertainment is endless, but in case you are looking for podcasts to listen to during the warm months, I have plenty of amazing recommendations for you! From everything to true crime to romance stories, these podcasts are some of my favorites and are guaranteed to become some of your best listens this summer.

VIDEO: Billy Porter & Uzo Aduba Have an 'Actors on Actors' Conversation! Photo VIDEO: Billy Porter & Uzo Aduba Have an 'Actors on Actors' Conversation!
by Stage Tube - Jun 17, 2021

Porter discusses the first time he saw a representation of a Black queer man on stage in 'Angels in America.'

Final Eight Episodes Of HBO's IN TREATMENT Season 4 To Premiere Early On HBO Max Photo Final Eight Episodes Of HBO's IN TREATMENT Season 4 To Premiere Early On HBO Max
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 4, 2021

IN TREATMENT also stars Anthony Ramos (“In the Heights”) as Eladio, who works as a home health aide for a wealthy family’s adult son.

Kristin Chenoweth, Jeffrey Donovan Join NATIONAL CHAMPIONS Film, Based on Adam Mervis Photo Kristin Chenoweth, Jeffrey Donovan Join NATIONAL CHAMPIONS Film, Based on Adam Mervis' Play
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 19, 2021

The film explores the big business of college sports when a star quarterback ignites a player’s strike 72 hours before the biggest game of the year to fight for fair compensation, equality, and respect for the athletes who put their bodies and health on the line for their schools.

ATX TV Fest Announces Closing Night Event HBO Partnership & Additional Programming Photo ATX TV Fest Announces Closing Night Event HBO Partnership & Additional Programming
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 13, 2021

A Closing Night World Premiere Screening and Conversation featuring HBO’s forthcoming limited series from Mike White (“Enlightened”), “The White Lotus” will take place on Saturday, June 19 at 7pm CT. 

Amber Tamblyn, Cynthia Erivo, Questlove, Uzo Aduba and More to Take Part in Soho Rep. Photo Amber Tamblyn, Cynthia Erivo, Questlove, Uzo Aduba and More to Take Part in Soho Rep. 2021 Spring Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 28, 2021

Soho Rep. today announced details of its 2021 Spring Gala. The event, hosted by Soho Rep. Board Member Amber Tamblyn on zoom Monday, May 24, at 7 pm, recognizes the resilience and accomplishments of Soho Rep.’s artistic community through an unprecedentedly challenging year and the vital work of the Vilcek Foundation.

VIDEO: See Anthony Ramos & Uzo Aduba in the Trailer for IN TREATMENT Photo VIDEO: See Anthony Ramos & Uzo Aduba in the Trailer for IN TREATMENT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 12, 2021

The reimagining of the series is set in present-day Los Angeles and brings a diverse trio of patients in session with Brooke to help navigate a variety of modern concerns.

The Creative Coalition Awards $220,000 in Grants to Filmmakers Photo The Creative Coalition Awards $220,000 in Grants to Filmmakers
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 11, 2021

Jenrette will share the story of a young Black girl who goes on a journey to combat obesity and free herself from her family’s “big boned” label. Kessler will explore obesity in comedy and speak to some of today’s biggest comedians about the weight of being overweight.

Morgan Freeman Pays Tribute to Cicely Tyson at the AFI Awards Photo Morgan Freeman Pays Tribute to Cicely Tyson at the AFI Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 26, 2021

Filmmakers and actors participating in the AFI AWARDS 2020 21-day celebration included Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Uzo Aduba, Riz Ahmed, Gillian Anderson, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Anna Boden, Lee Isaac Chung, Emma Corrin, and Colman Domingo.

LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Peter Gallagher, Kathryn Gallagher & More Join MY FIRST Photo LaChanze, Celia Rose Gooding, Peter Gallagher, Kathryn Gallagher & More Join MY FIRST SHOW 'Dynamic Duos' Episodes
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 17, 2021

Eva Price (Oklahoma!, Jagged Little Pill) has announced a month’s worth of Dynamic Duo episodes on her podcast “My First Show'. In addition to the shows highlighting two guests with a fun relationship, the Dynamic Duos episodes also feature a unique twist, all the guests are either Tony winners or Tony nominees! 

VIDEO: AFI Awards Honor MRS. AMERICA, Uzo Aduba Photo VIDEO: AFI Awards Honor MRS. AMERICA, Uzo Aduba
by Stage Tube - Feb 15, 2021

Aduba accepts the AFI AWARDS honor on behalf of the creative ensemble and introduces the show to the AFI Movie Club audience. 

Celebrating Black History Month: Encores! Eases On Down the Road with THE WIZ in 2009 Photo Celebrating Black History Month: Encores! Eases On Down the Road with THE WIZ in 2009
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 14, 2021

Today we're celebrating Black History Month by taking a closer look at the 2009 Encores! production of The Wiz, which starred James Monroe Iglehart, Joshua Henry, LaChanze, Ashanti and more. Watch as we take you inside rehearsals with the cast!

HBO Drama Series IN TREATMENT, Starring Uzo Aduba, Returns This May Photo HBO Drama Series IN TREATMENT, Starring Uzo Aduba, Returns This May
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 10, 2021

The Emmy®-winning drama series IN TREATMENT returns for its fourth season this May on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max. Emmy® winner Uzo Aduba (“Mrs. America,” “Orange is the New Black”) will play the lead role of the therapist at the center of the season, as the observant, empathetic Dr. Brooke Taylor.

Helen Mirren, Uzo Aduba & More Added to Cast of SOLOS Photo Helen Mirren, Uzo Aduba & More Added to Cast of SOLOS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 1, 2021

Tony winner Helen Mirren will star alongside Uzo Aduba ('Godspell' on Broadway), Academy Award-winners Morgan Freeman and Anne Hathaway, Anthony Mackie, Constance Wu, Nicole Beharie, and Constance Wu in 'Solos,' a new series set to premiere on Amazon Prime Video.

Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo & More Nominated for Critics Choice Awards Photo Daveed Diggs, Cynthia Erivo & More Nominated for Critics Choice Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 18, 2021

 The Critics Choice Association (CCA) announced today the series nominees for the 26th annual Critics Choice Awards.  The winners will be revealed LIVE on The CW on Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 7-10pm ET/PT, with acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs returning to host for his third consecutive time.

Theater Stories: The OKLAHOMA! Revival, FUN HOME, AMERICAN BUFFALO & More About the C Photo Theater Stories: The OKLAHOMA! Revival, FUN HOME, AMERICAN BUFFALO & More About the Circle in the Square Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2021

This week's Theater Stories features The Circle in the Square Theatre! Learn about the Circle in the Square Theatre School, the 2019 Tony-winning revival of Oklahoma!, the show that was most recently set to be performed in the theatre, American Buffalo, and much more!

Analise Scarpaci Joins Host Ruby Locknar On THE TALKBACK Photo Analise Scarpaci Joins Host Ruby Locknar On THE TALKBACK
by Alexa Criscitiello - Dec 4, 2020

The Talkback is a series of in-depth conversations with some of the biggest and hottest names on Broadway, as well as a few folks in the casting and management industries.

VIDEO: On This Day, November 7- GODSPELL Returns to Broadway! Photo VIDEO: On This Day, November 7- GODSPELL Returns to Broadway!
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 7, 2020

Today we celebrate the first Broadway revival of Stephen Schwartz's Godspell, which opened on this day in 2011.

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