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Ethel Barrymore Theatre (Broadway)

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(New York, NY)
243 West 47th St.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 7, 2022
According to Page Six, Tommy Mottola is set to take the life of Johnny Cash to the Broadway stage. Mottola is the co-owner of Casablanca Records with Universal Music Group. He was the head of Sony Music Entertainment for nearly 15 years. Mottola has represented many recognizable faces including Mariah Carey, Gloria Estefan, Shakira and Jennifer Lopez.
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2022
Due to popular demand, Westside Ballet alumnus and former Mikhailovsky Ballet First Artist Adrian Blake Mitchelland his partner Slovakian Andrea Laššáková (former Mikhailovsky Soloist) - are now performing not only only on Saturday eve, May 7th - but now additionally also will appear on Sunday, May 8th at 2pm, when the preprofessional company performs at the world-class Broad Stage in Santa Monica, an encore of the 'New Horizons'' Spring Performance.
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022
Cape May Stage has announced its 34th season as Cape May's premier professional theater. 
by Stephi Wild - May 26, 2022
The Young Vic today announces the complete cast and creative team for the world premiere of Chasing Hares, a new play by award-winning playwright Sonali Bhattacharyya (Two Billion Beats) and directed by Milli Bhatia (seven methods of killing kylie jenner). The play, set between the UK and West Bengal, considers the power of storytelling in the struggle for a fairer world.
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2022
Hendersonville Theatre is ready to celebrate the 4th of July with their production of Red, White and Tuna. This comedic spoof of life in rural America runs on Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons from June 17 to July 3.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 24, 2022
MCC Theater announced today an extension for the digital broadcast of Miscast22. Originally scheduled to conclude streaming tomorrow, May 25, the broadcast will now be available via Broadway Unlocked through Saturday May 28, 2022 at 11:59pm ET.  
by - May 24, 2022
Today's top stories include legendary actress and five-time Tony Award winner Angela Lansbury who will receive the 2022 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre. Plus, Chibueze Ihuoma will take over the role of Orpheus in Hadestown on tour beginning June 14.
by Michael Major - May 23, 2022
Hugh Jackman opened up about how he feels returning to Broadway, the show's Tony nominations and Sutton Foster's recent Drama League award win. He also addressed recent rumors that Justin Timberlake would be replacing him. The segment concluded with a short performance from the Music Man's Barbershop Quartet.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 21, 2022
Two friends, Ben and George are forced to share a room. They begin to form a fast friendship with an underlying unspoken romance that uplifts them both. So, they decide to get an apartment together. When Ben begins asserting his dominance in the household, George withdraws. Ben starts bringing around new friends making George a little jealous and a little crazy. Will these two reconcile their differences and have a beautiful romance? or Will George kill Ben? Find out in the newest dark comedy from fringe veteran Lorne Stevenson. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2022
Two River Theater has announced an exciting theatrical season, featuring world premiere work as well as plays with some of American theater’s most lauded talents.
by Michael Major - May 18, 2022
3x GRAMMY® Award-winning, RIAA multi-platinum certified artist Lizzo Releases 'About Damn Time' (Purple Disco Machine Remix) today. New single “About Damn Time” heralds Lizzo’s highly-anticipated upcoming album SPECIAL. Lizzo recently launched her revolutionary new shapewear brand, YITTY. Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by A.A. Cristi - May 12, 2022
The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the names of the mediamakers selected for the new Humanities Sustainability Fellowship, a year-long program providing 20 U.S.-based under-resourced nonfiction mediamakers whose work and livelihood have been grossly affected by the pandemic with direct, unrestricted stipends to supplement their income.
by Marissa Tomeo - May 11, 2022
Horslips, the founding fathers of Celtic Rock, are delighted to announce that, while rumors of their demise as a performing entity have sadly not been exaggerated, they are releasing, in July 2022, through the good auspices of Madfish Music, “More Than You Can Chew” – a stunning 35-disc box set overflowing with music, film and printed matter encapsulating their entire career. 
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022
A new play about the decades-long, tempestuous friendship between Dorothy Parker and Robert Benchley will receive an industry reading on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.
by Michael Major - Mar 5, 2022
What to streamThis March, Broadway fans will be treated with several new albums, concerts, and television shows to binge. From Steven Spielberg's acclaimed film adaption of West Side Story to new episodes of Central Park, check out what's coming to streaming services this month!
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 3, 2022
Introduce children to the wondrous magic of opera! Central City Opera’s Education and Community Engagement program will present Frida Kahlo and the Bravest Girl in the World, an inspiring new opera featuring local singers. After premiering at the Denver Art Museum in November 2021, three more performances will take place around the metro area this spring as part of Central City Opera’s annual Family Series aimed at young children and their families.
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 3, 2022
Next month, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Stephen Mosher - Mar 23, 2022
If all the world loves a clown, then the people have twice as much fun for these clowns who also make spectacular music, every Monday night of the year... and then some.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 18, 2022
In honor of Women’s History Month, the 7th Annual W.H.A.M. Festival of Manhattan will present Baggage From BaghDAD, a new solo play about the power of family and perseverance amid a harrowing past.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 16, 2022
Algonquin Arts Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for its spring production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella. The musical will run at Algonquin Arts Theatre from Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 10.
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022
“The Real Housewives of New Jersey” season 12 stars Housewives Teresa Giudice, Melissa Gorga, Margaret Josephs, Dolores Catania, Jackie Goldschneider, and Jennifer Aydin. The ladies are joined by new friend Traci Johnson.
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 12, 2022
Next week, FEINSTEIN’S/54 BELOW, Broadway’s Supper Club & Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 11, 2022
The University of South Carolina Dept. of Theatre and Dance will present Kenneth Lonergan's hard-hitting drama This is Our Youth March 24-27, 2022 at the Lab Theatre. 
by Michael Major - Jun 9, 2022
Returning this season are Dr. Jacqueline Walters, Dr. Simone Whitmore, Dr. Heavenly Kimes, Dr. Contessa Metcalfe, Quad Webb, Toya Bush Harris, and Anila Sajja. Miss Quad Webb returns this season as part of the main cast. New friend, Audra Frimpong joins the ladies as a real estate attorney and is engaged to Dr. Martin Curry.
by Aaron Wallace - Jun 8, 2022
On the cusp of her AFI Lifetime Achievement Award, we talk with Julie Andrews for an update on The Princess Diaries 3, her next installment in her series of memoirs, the potential of her returning to the Broadway stage and the upcoming Minions movie.
by - Jun 7, 2022
Today's top stories include all of the reviews for the Broadway-bound production of 1776, now playing at A.R.T.! Casting has been announced for the off-Broadway production of Kinky Boots, which will star Callum Francis, Christian Douglas, and Danielle Hope. Plus, student tickets are available today for the Tony Awards, and more!
by Michael Major - Jun 6, 2022
More About Teddy and The Rough Riders (the album): Up until the sessions for Teddy and the Rough Riders in 2019, the band—Jack Quiggins (vocals, guitar), Ryan Jennings (vocals, bass), Nic Swafford (drums), and Luke Schneider (pedal steel)—had mostly recorded at home.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 6, 2022
Amid Twitter buzz that the Tony Awards, airing this Sunday, June 12, will not be highlighting the swings and understudies of Broadway, Tony Awards host Ariana DeBose and Actors' Equity Association president Kate Shindle have taken to Twitter to address and dispel the rumors.
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022
'I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy,' was just one of Dorothy Parker's famous quotes. 
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 3, 2022
Castle Craig Players has announced the cast for its summer production of 'CLUE: On Stage', the brand-new stage adaptation of 1985 cult classic motion picture, which will run July 29 - August 13 at the group's intimate cabaret venue in Meriden.
by Stephen Mosher - Jun 3, 2022
With her new Stephen Sondheim tribute show, Donna McKechnie is thrilling audiences and honoring a dear friend.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2022
With just a phone and walking shoes, New Yorkers can now enjoy a brand new, interactive, theatrical experience called The Grid Hack, through the end of this summer. Starting at Cadman Park Plaza in Brooklyn, NY, players will be led through a series of puzzles and challenges as they try to track down the city's most notorious hacker.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 20, 2022
Playful People Productions has announced performances of its original play, Fractured Fairytales, created by kids during the pandemic as a radio show, and now brought to life on the stage.
by ETTORE FARRATTINI - Jun 16, 2022
PRESENTAZIONE DELLA NUOVA STAGIONE 2022/23 del TEATRO BRANCACCIO Graditi ritorni, nuove produzioni e altri spettacoli ancora da annunciare per la nuova stagione di un teatro che non ha nulla da invidiare ai cugini del West End.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022
When Churchyards Yawn, a fast-paced, witty, and deeply felt 'divine comedy,' is the story of all the dead Hamlet characters' travails in Purgatory. The reading is free and takes place on July 16, 2022, at the Desert View High School black box theatre.
by Michael Major - Jun 10, 2022
3x GRAMMY® Award-winning, RIAA multi-platinum certified superstar Lizzo is dropping another infectious song with the brand-new “Grrrls,” available now via DSPs and streaming services. The track follows the newly RIAA Gold certified hit single “About Damn Time.” Plus, check out upcoming tour dates!
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 5, 2022
Musical archaeologist and record label Delmore Recording Society is honored to announce an all-new collection, Shuckin' Sugar, from legendary blues and folk singer Karen Dalton. Available April 23rd on vinyl as a Record Store Day exclusive, followed by a wide release in CD and digital formats on May 6th, Shuckin' Sugar is a riveting 12-track live set recorded in 1963-1964, featuring the earliest known duets of Dalton (with then-husband, guitarist, and songwriter Richard Tucker) and seven never-before-heard solo performances. The collection is accompanied by an 8-page (LP)/24-page (CD) booklet featuring a treasure trove of newly discovered unseen and rare photos, as well as newspaper clippings, artwork by Dalton, and a heartfelt 6,000-word essay by veteran UK journalist and author Kris Needs.
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2022
Philadelphia Theatre Company has announced the second winner of the revived Terrence McNally Award. In 2021, the theatre awarded the first of the newly reinstituted award to Donja R. Love. This year the recipient is Montgomery County Stephanie Kyung Sun Walters (she/her) for the final part of her Koreatown Trilogy, Acetone Wishes and Plexiglass Dreams.  
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2022
The 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards featured a tribute to Stephen Sondheim, a win for Barlow and Bear's 'Unofficial Bridgerton Musical,' Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett for their 'Love For Sale' Cole Porter duets album, Olivia Rodrigo, and more. Check out the full list of winners now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022
Roundabout Theatre Company has announced production plans for its 2022-2023 theatrical season, including the Off-Broadway plays for The Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre and full programming Off-Broadway for the Black Box Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 21, 2022
Rumors by Neil Simon enters is final weeks, running Friday, April 8, 2022 - Sunday May 1, 2022 at Lamlighters Community Theatre. Directed by O.P. Hadlock.
by Michael Rabice - Apr 20, 2022
Romance, Russian espionage and a bad case of amnesia in short order sum up the plot of the latest Broadway tour to land in Buffalo as ANASTASIA took to the stage at Shea's last night. Inspired by the animated 1997 musical film of the same name and endless other films and books, the story of a Russian countess somehow surviving assassination continues to entice.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2022
Osceola Arts has announced its season of plays and musicals for the 2022-2023 Theatre Season. This season’s lineup will feature familiar titles and celebrate shows that were not only beloved on stage but also cherished on the silver screen!
by Michael Major - Apr 18, 2022
Doja Cat, the voice of the Taco Bell people, was one of the first to confirm the news last night, live from one of the biggest music stages on earth, when she literally dropped the mic with the HOT news of the Mexican Pizza’s return. Watch Doja Cat announce the menu item's return during her Coachella performance now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 15, 2022
American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) Artistic Director Pam MacKinnon and Executive Director Jennifer Bielstein announced today the productions that will make up the company’s 2022/23 season.
by Michael Major - Apr 15, 2022
Lizzo will celebrate the release of the new single by pulling double duty on Saturday Night Live tomorrow, April 16, hosting the show and serving as musical guest. The 'Good As Hell' singer released 'Rumors,' featuring Grammy-winner Cardi B, in August of 2021. Watch Lizzo announce the new album and watch the new 'About Damn Time' music video now!
by Stephi Wild - Apr 14, 2022
Five Accomplished Alumni & Guest Artists travel far and wide for Westside Ballet's Special Performance celebrating 'New Horizons' on Mother's Day Weekend. Three after fleeing from Russia.
by Olivia Murray - Apr 10, 2022
Read our critic's take as they write about how Tina Fey's well-known teen comedy fares in a new medium, made modern and on stage.
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2022
The True, an intimate portrait of the bounds of love, loyalty and  female power in the male-dominated world of 1977 patronage politics, will open on Tuesday  April 5, 2022, at Capital Repertory Theatre (251 North Pearl Street) with previews starting on  Friday, April 1 and running through Sunday, April 24.  
by Michael Major - Apr 1, 2022
Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe's tragic death spawned conspiracies and rumors for decades, often overshadowing her talent and shrewdness. By piecing together her final weeks, days and hours through previously unheard recordings of those who knew her best, this feature illuminates more of her glamorous, complicated life.