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The Stranger - 1945 - Broadway


Playhouse Theatre

(New York, NY)
137 W. 48th St.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 4, 2020
Sonia Friedman Productions today announced that Ian Rickson's production of Conor McPherson's new adaptation of Uncle Vanya has been filmed on stage at the Harold Pinter Theatre in partnership with Angelica Films.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2020
Responding to the extreme precarity the artistic community is experiencing amidst a dire lack of government intervention, Soho Rep. Project Number One creates jobs to support artists in this moment and will be part of building a new path forward.
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2020
Uncle Vanya, Ian Rickson's highly acclaimed production of Conor McPherson's new adaptation starring Toby Jones and Richard Armitage, comes to cinemas across the UK, Ireland and internationally from 27 October 2020.
by Stephen Mosher - Sep 16, 2020
Jaime Lozano and the women with whom he works have brought the world a CD worth listening to... and worth sharing with others.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 28, 2020
As those lines were read by the “stranger” during the first Zoom rehearsal for The War of the Worlds, director Matt Ripa, M.F.A. 2008, looked into his computer screen at his student actors. “You could see the hint of familiarity come across their faces,” he recalls. “It hit home.”
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 30, 2020
The best gift isn’t under the Christmas tree, it’s on HBO Max! Celebrate Christmas Day with Wonder Woman 1984, starring Gal Gadot, when it flies onto the platform the same day it hits theaters around the country.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 6, 2021
From its origins in the aftermath of 9/11 to the present context of the global pandemic, River To River has long highlighted the fundamental role that creativity in all its forms plays in processes of recovery, resilience and renewal.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 12, 2021
Circle X Theatre Co. in association with Trial and Error Productions and thanks to a generous grant from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is pleased to present two free Zoom readings of LOUIS SLOTIN SONATA by Paul Mullin, directed by John Langs.
by Alexa Criscitiello - May 11, 2021
American Blues Theater, under the continued leadership of Artistic Director Gwendolyn Whiteside, presents a live, online reading of There's A Clown in My Bubble, written and performed by Ensemble Member Philip Earl Johnson on May 14 at 7pm Central, as part of “The Room” series. Ensemble Member Ian Paul Custer will perform Piano Man, celebrating 50 years of the music of Billy Joel, on Friday, May 21 at 7pm Central as part of “The Garage” series.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 5, 2021
Matthew Bourne's intriguing twists on ballet classics: Swan Lake, The Car Man, Cinderella, and Romeo and Juliet will be available on demand in rotation from Friday, March 5 to Sunday, April 4-a new title premiering every Friday.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 4, 2021
DeNicola shares, “‘SHOWTIME’ is only a small glimpse into the new world of music I have been creating with my new team since the beginning of quarantine. This song's inspiration originated from the love my producer and I have for the sound selection and nostalgic qualities found within the soundtrack to Netflix's Original Series, Stranger Things.'
by Stephi Wild - Mar 30, 2021
The Hong Kong Repertory Theatre announces on 29th March the 2021–22 theatre season.
by Jade Kops - Mar 2, 2021
Ruth Park’s PLAYING BEATIE BOW is given an up-to-the-minute makeover with Kate Mulvany’s hilarious and heartwarming adaptation of the popular novel that featured in school reading lists for many years. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Mar 2, 2021
'The phenomenal multiplatform debut of SUPERMAN & LOIS, which delivered for us in a big way on both a linear and streaming basis, is a testament to the creativity, hard work and dedication of the talented people who worked tirelessly in front of and behind the camera, especially in this challenging environment,' said Pedowitz.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 15, 2021
In honor of Women's History Month, Westport Country Playhouse will host a virtual storytelling of original works written by female members of the community about women who changed history, on Tuesday, March 30, at 7 p.m. 
by Maria Nockin - Mar 14, 2021
On the weekend of  March 13 and 14, San Francisco Opera streamed its 2018 production of Richard Wagner’s Die Walküre to opera lovers around the world. Director Francesca Zambello moved the story to a modern time in which Wotan was a captain of industry and Hunding was a hunter with a house full of trophies, one of which was his fair-tressed wife.
by Stephi Wild - Mar 12, 2021
Theatre producer PW Productions are developing a new stage production of The Invisible Man, created by the Bafta Award-winning Derren Brown and written by the award-winning Barney Norris. The plan is to premiere the new production in the Autumn of 2022 with theatre and booking details to be announced soon.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021
New York City Center President & CEO Arlene Shuler today announced Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures Festival, a month-long digital festival featuring four of the most beloved New Adventures productions filmed live at Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2020
At an online media announcement - pre-taped in front of Meridian Hall with physically distanced protocols in place - streamed June 8 on the Dora Awards YouTube channel, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 243 nominations for the 41st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 26, 2021
Desert in, created by Darrah and collaborators, is a groundbreaking, eight-part operatic mini-series full of colorful and mysterious characters who populate a supernatural story of love, loss and the price of memories we struggle to keep.
by Amber Kusching - Jun 24, 2021
An interview with the director and cast of Theatre Exile and Theatre in the X’s production of Antoinette Nwandu’s Pass Over.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 21, 2021
Find out what's coming to HBO Max in July! It’s time to get your squad together to watch the Tunes play the Goons in “Space Jam: A New Legacy.” In the film, basketball champion and global icon LeBron James goes on an epic adventure alongside the timeless Tune Bugs Bunny and the Tune Squad in this animated/live-action event.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 19, 2020
While filming the national anthem for Portland State University's virtual commencement ceremonies on the South Park Blocks in downtown Portland, a stranger asked if they could sing with PSU graduate Madisen Hallberg.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 18, 2020
The little OPERA theatre of ny (LOTNY) streams highlights of its productions of Owen Wingrave, Piramo e Tisbe, L'Amant Anonyme, Slow Dusk & Markheim, available to view for free.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2020
USA Today bestselling author Magda Alexander brings you a tale of heartbreak and love, loss and redemption in this Hollywood meets small town summer romance with If Tomorrow Ever Comes, due out for release on June 30, 2020.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 8, 2021
After their escape from the Upside Down, fans will be able to explore and interact with Stranger Things' most iconic locations, grabbing a USS Butterscotch sundae at Scoops Ahoy, before trying to knock off MADMAX's high score at the Palace Arcade - all the while avoiding encounters with the Demogorgons in the Upside Down.
by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2020
While PSU graduate Madisen Hallberg was filming the national anthem for Portland State University's virtual commencement ceremonies on the South Park Blocks in downtown Portland, a stranger asked if they could sing with her. Now Onry has announced a documentary and EP, Livin' in the Light, which he is directing, raising funds for its completion through GoFundMe. 
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 29, 2020
Audio drama podcast Playing on Air has announced its August 2020 mini-season, featuring four favorite short plays. After a successful spring season, Playing on Air brings back four audio gems.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 28, 2021
Breaking Glass Pictures will release A Wake, a riveting family drama from Director Scott Boswell (The Stranger in Us) centered around secrets, lies, and true love.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jul 22, 2021
The Obie Award-winning HERE has announced programming for its upcoming 2021/22 Season.
by Glenda Pearce - Jul 16, 2020
How many times as a child were you warned about strangers? The opening night of 'Love from a Stranger' at Howick Little Theatre reminds us that we need to be very mindful about what we wish for, and to be very careful of a tall, brooding, handsome stranger who brings a romantic passionate whirlwind.
by Krista Garver - Jul 15, 2021
ANALOG AND VINYL is the lighthearted, uncomplicated musical we need right now.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 8, 2021
Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU) announced today that The Roku Channel will become the exclusive place to stream more than 75 premium shows and documentaries that Quibi created in conjunction with Hollywood's leading studios and production companies.
by Stage Tube - Jan 25, 2021
HBO Max debuted the official trailer and key art today for the new Max Original, IT’S A SIN. All five episodes of the limited series debut THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 18 on HBO Max.
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. 
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 13, 2021
8x GRAMMY Award nominees Death Cab for Cutie have announced today’s release of The Georgia E.P. to all DSP’s.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 18, 2021
RED BULL THEATER today announced that its offerings will continue on Monday, March 1st at 7:30 PM with a RemarkaBULL Podversation with one of the classical theater’s power couples: Tony nominee Robert Cuccioli and Laila Robins will join host Nathan Winkelstein, for a conversation focused on Shakespeare’s power couple, Antony and Cleopatra.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 18, 2021
Based on a collection of short stories from Ken Liu about Uploaded Intelligence, or, human consciousness uploaded to the 'Cloud,' Pantheon focuses on Maddie (Katie Chang), a bullied teen who receives mysterious help from someone online.
by Student Blogger: Caiti Ho - Feb 15, 2021
I think we can all agree that we have probably watched more series in the past year than we have in our lifetimes. Well, I have at least. Since the one-year anniversary of being home is approaching I thought I would look back on all the shows I have discovered and rediscovered during these troublesome times.
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 13, 2021
Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, February 13-14, 2020.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 1, 2021
Fresh off its success at Sundance to rave reviews, MetFilm Sales has announced a series of distribution deals for MISHA AND THE WOLVES throughout the world.
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2020
Gravitas Ventures, a Red Arrow Studios Company, has acquired North American rights to Drew Harwood’s feature film directorial debut THE ONE YOU FEED.
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 7, 2020
AMC announced today the cast for its upcoming series Pantheon, a first-ever animated primetime drama.
by Alexa Criscitiello - Aug 7, 2020
AMC announced today the cast for its upcoming series Pantheon, a first-ever animated primetime drama.
by Gil Kaan - Aug 4, 2021
The Muse Collective will stream the world premiere of Peter Gray’s THE KARENS beginning August 13, 2021. Muse Collective’s founder and artistic director Michael Alvarez directs the cast of Morgan Danielle Day, Felicia Santiago and LaurenSage Browning. Got the chance to chat with Peter on his KARENS and his creatively productive relationship with Michael and his Muse Collective.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 3, 2020
ArtsEd has announced new appointments to its staff. In September, the School of Acting will welcome Steven Kavuma as Foundation Acting Course Leader and Gabrielle Nimo as Head of Movement.
by Stephen Mosher - Aug 18, 2020
Ruby Locknar has quickly become one of the most prolific creators of content in the cabaret community, and that's not something that is changing any time soon.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2020
Billy Joel Band's Liberty DeVitto and Richie Cannata, and THE GIG ECONOMY's Keif Roberts are Tom Needham's special guests this Thursday on WUSB's SOUNDS OF FILM.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 10, 2020
First Coast Opera and A Classic Theatre Will Perform PENELOPE ANN'S REVENGE: A READING on Sunday, August 30, at 3:00pm in the sanctuary of Ancient City Baptist Church in Saint Augustine.
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Apr 15, 2021
Said Kasabian, “I’ve been so impressed with Tara’s vision for Freeform, so the chance to be a part of it was incredibly exciting. There is an energy to the network of risk-taking and enthusiasm that is palpable and invigorating. I am so grateful to my longtime mentor, Sharon Klein, for this opportunity and to Tara for inviting me to join her on this ride.”