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MCC Theater To Present SongLab of SPACE DOGS, a New Musical by Van Hughes & Nick Blae Photo MCC Theater To Present SongLab of SPACE DOGS, a New Musical by Van Hughes & Nick Blaemire
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2021

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Co-Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) announced today that Space Dogs, a new musical by Van Hughes (Burn All Night) and Nick Blaemire (Glory Days), will receive a SongLab presentation next month.

TINA, SLAVE PLAY, and More Take Home 2021 Artios Awards Photo TINA, SLAVE PLAY, and More Take Home 2021 Artios Awards
by Stephi Wild - Apr 16, 2021

The 2021 Artios Awards were announced yesterday, honoring casting directors on stage and screen. Among the winners in the theatrical categories were Tina, Slave Play, and A Soldier's Play.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, January 28- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara and  Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, January 28- with Matthew Morrison, Kelli O'Hara and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 28, 2021

Today (January 28) in live streaming: LCT looks back at The Light in the Piazza, Jack Plotnick and friends take over Stars in the House, and more!

MCC Theater Will Re-Air Reading of BEIRUT, Starring Marisa Tomei and Oscar Isaac Photo MCC Theater Will Re-Air Reading of BEIRUT, Starring Marisa Tomei and Oscar Isaac
by Stephi Wild - Jan 19, 2021

MCC Theater will re-air the benefit reading of Alan Bowne's Beirut that took place this past April. Beirut stars Academy Award winner Marisa Tomei, reprising her role from the 1987 MCC production, and Golden Globe winner Oscar Isaac, alongside MCC founding member Patrick Breen.

JAGGED LITTLE PILL, SLAVE PLAY, MOULIN ROUGE! & More Nominated for 2021 Artios Awards Photo JAGGED LITTLE PILL, SLAVE PLAY, MOULIN ROUGE! & More Nominated for 2021 Artios Awards
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 14, 2021

This year's Artios Awards have honored Broadway plays and musicals like 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'Moulin Rouge!', 'The Inheritance,' 'Slave Play,' 'Tina: The Tina Turner Musical' with nominations. 

MCC Theater Announces Planned Programming Through 2021 Photo MCC Theater Announces Planned Programming Through 2021
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 28, 2020

MCC Theater announced today its plans for upcoming programming and productions through 2021, with a slate of work meant to be performed both virtually and in-person, when it’s possible to do so safely.

MCC Theater Announces MCC ON DEMAND - A Streaming Service for MCC's Virtual Content Photo MCC Theater Announces MCC ON DEMAND - A Streaming Service for MCC's Virtual Content
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 26, 2020

MCC Theater announced today its new streaming platform MCC On Demand, launching October 28. MCC On Demand will be a one-stop streaming platform for on demand access to MCC's virtual content. Subscribers will be able to login and have immediate access to content available in their subscription.

Laura Bell Bundy, Kerry Butler, Harvey Fierstein and More From HAIRSPRAY Complete Cas Photo Laura Bell Bundy, Kerry Butler, Harvey Fierstein and More From HAIRSPRAY Complete Casting for MCC Theater's MISCAST20
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2020

MCC Theater announced today that members of the original Broadway cast of Hairspray will reunite for Miscast20. The gala will take place Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel, and will be available to watch through Thursday, September 17.

Rob McClure, Joshua Henry, Phillipa Soo and More Announced for MCC Theater's MISCAST2 Photo Rob McClure, Joshua Henry, Phillipa Soo and More Announced for MCC Theater's MISCAST20
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2020

MCC Theater announced today that their annual gala, Miscast20, will take place on MCC Theater's YouTube Channel on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 8PM ET.

MCC Theater Announces Postponement of MISCAST Gala Photo MCC Theater Announces Postponement of MISCAST Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 11, 2020

Miscast20 has been postponed. The gala, which was due to air via MCC Theater's YouTube Channel June 20, 8 PM, will be broadcast at a later date to be determined.

MCC Theater to Kick Off Virtual Programming With Benefit Play Reading of BEIRUT Starr Photo MCC Theater to Kick Off Virtual Programming With Benefit Play Reading of BEIRUT Starring Marisa Tomei and Oscar Isaac
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 22, 2020

MCC Theater announced today the creation of MCC VIRTUAL EVENTS, the new online arm of MCC Theater programming during this period of compulsorily social distancing, and beyond.

MCC Cancels Remainder Of 2019/2020 Season; Launches 'Be Our Light Campaign Photo MCC Cancels Remainder Of 2019/2020 Season; Launches 'Be Our Light Campaign
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 3, 2020

MCC Theater announced today the cancellation of the remainder of their 2019/2020 Season and the creation of two challenge grants to help during this difficult time, as the company works to plan for the future.

Atlantic Theater Company Announces Casting For Ethan Coen's A PLAY IS A POEM Photo Atlantic Theater Company Announces Casting For Ethan Coen's A PLAY IS A POEM
by Stephi Wild - Mar 12, 2020

Atlantic Theater Company has announced initial casting for the world premiere production of A Play is a Poem, a collection of one-acts by Academy Award winner Ethan Coen (Almost an Evening; The Ballad of Buster Scruggs), directed by Neil Pepe (Atlantic Artistic Director, Broadway's American Buffalo) and produced in association with Center Theatre Group. The production has also announced a new first preview date. A Play is a Poem will now begin previews Thursday, May 14th and will open Monday, June 1st for a limited engagement through Sunday, June 21st Off-Broadway at Atlantic Stage 2 (330 West 16th Street).

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!

MCC Theater's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Has Been Extended Photo MCC Theater's ALL THE NATALIE PORTMANS Has Been Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - 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).

Charlie Hudson, III, Nana Mensah and More to Star in MCC Theater's NOLLYWOOD DREAMS;  Photo Charlie Hudson, III, Nana Mensah and More to Star in MCC Theater's NOLLYWOOD DREAMS; Tickets On Sale Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 13, 2020

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) announced today the complete casting for the World Premiere of Nollywood Dreams by Jocelyn Bioh (MCC Theater's Burnt Umber Playwright-In-Residence) with direction by Saheem Ali.

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!

Ben Platt, Aaron Tveit, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Katrina Lenk and More Join 20th Annu Photo Ben Platt, Aaron Tveit, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Katrina Lenk and More Join 20th Annual MISCAST Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 5, 2020

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, and Will Cantler, Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) has announced the all-star lineup of performers set for the 20th Annual Miscast Gala.

Photo Coverage: Go Inside Casting Society of America's  35th Annual Artios Awards! Photo Photo Coverage: Go Inside Casting Society of America's 35th Annual Artios Awards!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 31, 2020

As BroadwayWorld reported last night, Casting Society of America honored excellence in casting across feature films, television and theatre at the 35th Annual Artios Awards held on Thursday, January 30 at ceremonies in New York, Los Angeles, and London. The New York ceremony was hosted by Michelle Buteau at Stage 48, Ron Funches hosted in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton, and Jason Isaacs hosted in London at the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square.

Breaking: HADESTOWN, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More Earn Casting Society of America's A Photo Breaking: HADESTOWN, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD & More Earn Casting Society of America's Artios Awards
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 31, 2020

Casting Society of America honored excellence in casting across feature films, television and theatre at the 35th Annual Artios Awards held on Thursday, January 30 at ceremonies in New York, Los Angeles, and London. The New York ceremony was hosted by Michelle Buteau at Stage 48, Ron Funches hosted in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton, and Jason Isaacs hosted in London at the Four Seasons Hotel at Ten Trinity Square.

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