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VIDEO: Emily Skinner and Alice Ripley Sing 'You Learn to Live Without' From IF/THEN VideoVIDEO: Emily Skinner and Alice Ripley Sing 'You Learn to Live Without' From IF/THEN
by Stage Tube - Oct 4, 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.

VIDEO: Heidi Blickenstaff Performs 'I Need Them to See Me' by Tom Kitt VideoVIDEO: Heidi Blickenstaff Performs 'I Need Them to See Me' by Tom Kitt
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 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.

VIDEO: Lauren Patten and a Global Chorus Perform 'Light' From NEXT TO NORMAL VideoVIDEO: Lauren Patten and a Global Chorus Perform 'Light' From NEXT TO NORMAL
by Stage Tube - Sep 23, 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.

VIDEO: Watch Jane Alexander and James Cromwell in the Opening Scene From GRAND HORIZO VideoVIDEO: Watch Jane Alexander and James Cromwell in the Opening Scene From GRAND HORIZONS
by Stage Tube - May 17, 2020

Second Stage Theater has released footage of Jane Alexander and James Cromwell in the opening scene of Bess Wohl's Grand Horizons, which opened at the Hayes Theater on January 23, 2020 and played through March 1. 

BWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What is TAKE ME OUT All About? The Broadway-Bound Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 11, 2020

The Second Stage Theater production of Richard Greenberg's Take Me Out is in rehearsals and will begin previews April 2, 2020 and officially open on April 23, 2020 at Second Stage's Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street). The cast just met the press and BroadwayWorld was on hand for the big day!

BWW TV: Watch Janelle McDermoth Give a Sneak Peek of WE'RE GONNA DIE at Second Stage! VideoBWW TV: Watch Janelle McDermoth Give a Sneak Peek of WE'RE GONNA DIE at Second Stage!
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 25, 2020

Second Stage Theater will soon present WE'RE GONNA DIE, a show performed by Janelle McDermoth (A Bronx Tale), will be part of the company's current 41st season. WE'RE GONNA DIE is written by Young Jean Lee (Straight White Men) and directed & choreographed by Raja Feather Kelly, featuring original music by Young Jean Lee and Tim Simmonds, additional music by John-Michael Lyles, and lyrics by Young Jean Lee. Music supervision and arrangements are by Remy Kurs with orchestrations by Cian McCarthy.

BWW TV: Tracy Letts and Company Explain What Broadway-Bound LINDA VISTA Is All About! VideoBWW TV: Tracy Letts and Company Explain What Broadway-Bound LINDA VISTA Is All About!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 9, 2019

Second Stage Theater will soon present the Broadway production of Tracy Letts's Linda Vista. Directed by Dexter Bullard, the production will feature Ian Barford (Wheeler), Sally Murphy (Margaret), Caroline Neff (Anita), Chantal Thuy (Minnie), Jim True-Frost (Paul), Cora Vander Broek (Jules) and Troy West (Michael).

#TBT: NEXT TO NORMAL Opens Off-Broadway! Video#TBT: NEXT TO NORMAL Opens Off-Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 18, 2019

It's definitely not just another day because this week, the Tony Award-winning musical Next to Normal celebrates the tenth anniversary of opening at Broadway's Booth Theatre! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's Off-Broadway opening at Second Stage Theater with Alice Ripley, Brian D'Arcy James, Aaron Tveit, Jenn Damiano, and more! Check out all the footage below to see why Next to Normal is perfect for you!

VIDEO: Watch Kate Baldwin Perform New Tom Kitt Song from SUPERHERO! VideoVIDEO: Watch Kate Baldwin Perform New Tom Kitt Song from SUPERHERO!
by Paul Smith - Feb 5, 2019

Second Stage Theater has released a sneak peek music video of 'What's Happening to My Boy?' from the World Premiere musical, Superhero. The song is performed by cast member Tony nominee Kate Baldwin, accompanied by composer/lyricist Tom Kitt on the piano. Watch below!

BWW TV: Kate Baldwin, Bryce Pinkham & More Save the Day with a Sneak Peek of Tom Kitt VideoBWW TV: Kate Baldwin, Bryce Pinkham & More Save the Day with a Sneak Peek of Tom Kitt & John Logan's SUPERHERO
by TV - Press Previews - Jan 18, 2019

Second Stage Theater presents an upcoming World Premiere musical, Superhero. The show will begin previews January 31, 2019 at the Tony KiserT heater (305 West 43rd Street) and will officially open on February 28, 2019.

VIDEO: Get a First Listen of New Musical SUPERHERO VideoVIDEO: Get a First Listen of New Musical SUPERHERO
by Stage Tube - Jan 8, 2019

Second Stage Theater has released a sneak peek music video of "I'll Save the Girl," from the upcoming World Premiere musical, SUPERHERO. The song is performed by cast member KYLE McARTHUR, accompanied by composer/lyricist TOM KITT on the piano. Watch below!

VIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS VideoVIDEO: Ben Platt Sings 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS
by Alan Henry - Oct 2, 2018

Ben Platt took to Twitter to share a video of him performing 'She Used To Be Mine' from WAITRESS, and to express his sadness for not being able to see Nicolette Robison take on the role of Jenna. See the video below!

BWW TV: Join the Revolution and Meet the Cast of Second Stage's DAYS OF RAGE! VideoBWW TV: Join the Revolution and Meet the Cast of Second Stage's DAYS OF RAGE!
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 29, 2018

Continuing its 40th Anniversary Season, Second Stage Theater will present the world premiere of Steven Levenson's play, Days of Rage, directed by Trip Cullman. The company will feature Mike Faist (Dear Evan Hansen), Tavi Gevinson (This Is Our Youth), J. Alphonse Nicholson (Paradise Blue), Lauren Patten, and Odessa Young (Assassination Nation).

Second Stage Theater Postpones Start Of Previews For STRAIGHT WHITE MEN VideoSecond Stage Theater Postpones Start Of Previews For STRAIGHT WHITE MEN
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2018

Second Stage Theater has postponed the start of previews of Young Jean Lee's STRAIGHT WHITE MEN, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, to accommodate additional rehearsal time for new cast member Denis Arndt.  Mr. Arndt joined the company earlier this week. 

BWW TV: Armie Hammer, Josh Charles & More Explain What STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Is All Abou VideoBWW TV: Armie Hammer, Josh Charles & More Explain What STRAIGHT WHITE MEN Is All About!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 15, 2018

Second Stage Theater presents Straight White Men, beginning previews at the Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) on Friday, June 29, 2018 and officially opening on Monday, July 23, 2018. Young Jean Lee's dark comedy, directed by Anna D. Shapiro, will star Armie Hammer, Tom Skerritt, Josh Charles, Kate Bornstein and Ty Defo.

BWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All  VideoBWW TV: Tatiana Maslany & Company Explain What Tracy Letts' MARY PAGE MARLOWE Is All About!
by TV - Press Previews - Jun 15, 2018

Second Stage Theater will soon present the New York Premiere of Tracy Letts' acclaimed play, Mary Page Marlowe, directed by Lila Neugebauer. David Aaron Baker and Nick Dillenburg will complete the cast featuring Blair Brown, Kayli Carter, Audrey Corsa, Marcia DeBonis, Ryan Foust, Tess Frazer, Emma Geer, Grace Gummer, Mia Sinclair Jenness, Brian Kerwin, Tatiana Maslany, Kellie Overbey, Susan Pourfar, Maria Elena Ramirez, Elliot Villar, and Gary Wilmes.

BWW TV: Second Stage Friends and Family Gather to Christen the New Hayes Theater! VideoBWW TV: Second Stage Friends and Family Gather to Christen the New Hayes Theater!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 11, 2018

This morning, Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:00am, Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director; Casey Reitz, Executive Director) hosted the official lighting ceremony for its new Broadway home, The Hayes Theater (240 West 44th street). Designed by David Rockwell of Rockwell Group, this landmarked, newly renovated venue has become, under Second Stage's ownership, the first Broadway theater dedicated exclusively to living American Playwrights.

VIDEO: Watch Anna Deavere Smith Get Political in HBO's New Trailer for NOTES FROM THE VideoVIDEO: Watch Anna Deavere Smith Get Political in HBO's New Trailer for NOTES FROM THE FIELD
by Stage Tube - Feb 1, 2018

A full production of Anna Deavere Smith's 'Notes from the Field' opened in late 2016 at the American Repertory Theater in Cambridge, Mass., and immediately transferred to off-Broadway, opening at Second Stage Theater in New York. In this unique one-woman show, Smith dramatized the accounts of students, parents, TEACHERS and administrators affected by American's school-to-prison pipeline, which pushes underprivileged, minority youth out of the classroom and into incarceration.

BWW TV: Michael Urie & Company Pose for TORCH SONG Photo Shoot! VideoBWW TV: Michael Urie & Company Pose for TORCH SONG Photo Shoot!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 14, 2017

Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, Artistic Director, Casey Reitz, Executive Director) has announced complete casting for its upcoming production of Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG, directed by Moises Kaufman.

BWW TV: What Is A PARALLELOGRAM All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 3, 2017

Second Stage Theater will present the New York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award and Olivier Award winner Bruce Norris' play, A Parallelogram, directed by current Tony nominee Michael Greif. The cast includes Juan Castano, Tony nominee Anita Gillette (Chapter Two), Celia Keenan-Bolger (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), and Stephen Kunken (Enron).

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