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Jul 10, 2020

Over 50 Artists, Including Jeremy Jordan, Laura Osnes, and Janet Dacal, Join Forces for Frank Wildhorn's 'Finding Wonderland'
The video aims to raise support for The World Health Organization's COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.

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Jul 10, 2020

Joel Grey, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Leigh Silverman, More to Direct in Two River Rising Reading Series
Among those slated to perform are Phillipa Soo, Bebe Neuwirth, and Blair Brown.

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Jul 10, 2020

14 Movie Adaptations of Broadway Musicals to Stream Free Right Now
Depending on your streaming service subscriptions, you could be watching anything from Cabaret to Hello Again in mere moments.

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Jul 10, 2020

Andrew Lippa Wants to Answer Your Questions
The Wild Party and Addams Family composer will join Playbill live July 13 on The Broadway Q&A.

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Jul 10, 2020

Boston Conservatory at Berklee and Montclair State University Talk College Theatre Auditions
Faculty from the two college theatre programs answered your questions live.

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Jul 10, 2020

Can You Name the Past 10 Best Score Tony Winners From Their Writers?
Test your musical knowledge with this quiz!

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Jul 10, 2020

Apple TV 's Little Voice From Waitress Duo Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson Premieres July 10
The show follows the lives of young musicians hoping to make it big in NYC.

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Jul 10, 2020

Boston Conservatory at Berklee and Montclair State University Join Playbill Live to Talk College Theatre Auditions
Faculty from the two college theatre programs will be taking your questions live at 1 PM ET.

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Jul 10, 2020

Flip Through the 5 Digital Playbills for the Full 2020 Pride Plays Festival Presentations
Four plays and a one-night-only concert were streamed on Playbill: Boys in the Band sequel The Men From the Boys, Brave Smiles...Another Lesbian Tragedy, one in two, Masculinity Max, and the Pride Spectacular.

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Jul 10, 2020

Rob McClure Passes the Baton to Kalena Bovell to Lead a Ragtime Reunion, Including Audra McDonald and Brian Stokes Mitchell
The latest episode of #ConductorCam honors the Black Lives Matter movement.

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Jul 10, 2020

2020 Pride Plays Festival and Pride Spectacular Raises Over $100,000 for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
The four primetime plays and the Pride Spectacular concert aired throughout June in celebration of Pride month.

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Jul 10, 2020

Brian Stokes Mitchell, Patrick Vaill, More Set for Dear New York Special, Airing July 11
Robert Klein hosts the 30-minute program, which will raise funds for New Yorkers affected by the pandemic.

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Jul 10, 2020

Carousel, Starring Kelli O'Hara, Nathan Gunn, and Jessie Mueller, Streams July 10
Lincoln Center's Broadway Fridays series, featuring past theatrical broadcasts, launched June 19 with Act One.

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Jul 10, 2020

Concord Theatricals Acquires My Name is Lucy Barton Licensing Rights
Laura Linney starred in Elizabeth Strout and Rona Munro's solo play on Broadway earlier this year.

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Jul 10, 2020

The Playbill Weekend Streaming Guide: Bernadette Peters, Gideon Glick, Tristan und Isolde
Watch Peters' 2009 concert July 10, benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, on Playbill.

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Jul 10, 2020

Checking In With… Nathan Lee Graham, Star of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Zoolander, The Wild Party, More
"The truth may be painful at times, but it will set you free. And anything that sets you free cannot be negative."

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Jul 10, 2020

New Network Aims to Unite BIPOC Musicians in the Theatre Industry
Creating in Color will serve as a database for BIPOC performers, composers, music directors, arrangers, and more.

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Jul 10, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 10
Jerry Herman is born, Dominique Morisseau's Pipeline premieres Off-Broadway, and more.

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Jul 10, 2020

Donny Osmond-Led Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Streams Again July 10
The Shows Must Go On! series concludes its first season with a rebroadcast of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical.

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Jul 10, 2020

Join Bernadette Peters and Michael Urie for Bernadette Peters: A Special Concert Watch Party July 10
The concert, filmed in 2009 at Broadway's Minskoff Theatre, streams on Playbill to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Jul 10, 2020

Look Back at Kerry Butler and Cheyenne Jackson in Xanadu on Broadway
The musical opened July 10, 2007, at the Helen Hayes Theatre.

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Jul 10, 2020

Celebrate Jerry Herman With a Look Back at His Broadway Shows
The Tony Award-winning composer and lyricist, known for Hello, Dolly!, La Cage Aux Folles, and more, was born July 10, 1931.

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Jul 09, 2020

Stars in the House Welcomes Oscar Nominee Rosie Perez
The live stream benefits The Actors Fund.

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Jul 09, 2020

Tony Nominee and Oscar Winner Lupita Nyong'o Joins André Holland, Phylicia Rashad, More in Richard II Radio Play
The Public's four-night radio play broadcast begins July 13.

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Jul 09, 2020

Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center Unveils Long-Term Social Impact Initiatives to Support Anti-Racism
Efforts include Arts Across America, #BlackCultureMatters, and The Cartography Project.

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Jul 09, 2020

Watch the Quarantine-Themed 'Together in One Place' Music Video, Starring Leanne Borghesi
The light-hearted, showtune-style number pays homage to both performers and audiences missing the stage.

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Jul 09, 2020

Why Audiences of Broadway's Original Funny Girl Saw Different Versions of the Show
This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares a hilarious Stars in the House mockumentary, plus behind-the-scenes stories from Funny Girl, A Chorus Line, Dreamgirls, and more.

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Jul 09, 2020

As Theatres Look at Raising the Curtain Once More, Actors' Equity Shares Resources for Best Practices
The union has released guidelines, safety sheets, and more for organizations looking to resume performances.

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Jul 09, 2020

BIPOC Artists Unveil Demands for the White American Theatre
The 31-page document of measures follows the publishing of a powerful letter in June that was signed by 300 theatremakers.

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Jul 09, 2020

Meet Garlia Cornelia Jones, Who Has Been Curating Spaces for Black Theatre Makers for Almost 20 Years
The founder and artistic director of Blackboard Plays, and Harlem9 producer, looks towards the future.

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Jul 09, 2020

Get a First Listen to Melissa Errico Singing 'You Must Believe in Spring'
The Tony nominee will release two singles, both recorded during quarantine, July 10.

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Jul 09, 2020

New Network Aims to Unite BIOPIC Musicians in the Theatre Industry
Creating in Color will serve as a database for BIPOC performers, composers, music directors, arrangers, and more.

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Jul 09, 2020

Watch Broadway Alums Jelani Remy, Brittney Johnson, More Sing 'Here In Iceland' From The Valley
The new musical comes from Jamie Maletz, Eric Fegan, and Will Nunziata.

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Jul 09, 2020

Watch Lilli Cooper, Emma Hunton, Jonah Platt, and Ciara Renée Sing Kerrigan and Lowdermilk's 'Holding On'
The Broadway stars are joined by a virtual choir and orchestra of 77 in the video fundraiser for the New York Civil Liberties Union.

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Jul 09, 2020

Watch London's SIX Queens Perform 'Haus of Holbein' in Isolation
The digital performance is part of the new, social distancing-approved version of London's West End LIVE series.

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Jul 09, 2020

Watch a Sneak Preview of Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes on You, Streaming on Disney July 10
The conversation, hosted by Robin Roberts, features Lin-Manuel Miranda, Thomas Kail, Leslie Odom Jr., and more.

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Jul 09, 2020

She Loves Me, In the Heights Documentary, The King and I, Much Ado About Nothing, More Will Air on PBS This Summer
The broadcasts are part of Great Performances' Broadway at Home series.

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Jul 09, 2020

The Greater Good Commission Is Looking for Works From Black/Afro-Latinx Playwrights
The initiative hails from playwright Darrel Alejandro Holnes.

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Jul 09, 2020

Over 75 Artists, Including Andre´ De Shields, Jessie Mueller, and Keegan-Michael Key, Join Forces for Blues Anthem 'Sweet Home Chicago'
The video, featuring Chicago natives and stars who got their starts in the Windy City, benefits the Arts for Illinois Relief Fund.

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Jul 09, 2020

Peppermint, Beanie Feldstein, Dolly Parton, More Set for Rescheduled, Virtual GLAAD Media Awards
The July 30 celebration will also welcome the return of the Outstanding Broadway Production category.

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Jul 09, 2020

Aladdin Star Telly Leung Performs on Theatre Raleigh's Living Room LIVE! July 9
The evening also features a conversation between the Broadway actor and Producing Artistic Director Lauren Kennedy Brady.

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Jul 09, 2020

Black Theatre United's Inaugural Event, Audra McDonald and Sherrilyn Ifill in Conversation, Streams July 9
The six-time Tony winner will sit down virtually with the President of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund.

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Jul 09, 2020

BBC Arts Culture In Quarantine Will Present Film Adaptation of Amit Lahav's Institute
The project is based on the Gecko Theatre piece.

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Jul 09, 2020

Paula Vogel's Bard at the Gate Will Present the World Premiere of Christina Anderson's Good Goods
The series focuses on spotlighting works not seen by a wide audience.

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Jul 09, 2020

My Best Friend's Wedding Musical Pushed to 2021
The show, starring Alexandra Burke, was slated to premiere this September.

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Jul 09, 2020

Hugh Jackman, Audra McDonald, Lin-Manuel Miranda, More Will Be Part of Virtual Broadway Barks Across America
The 22nd installment of Broadway Barks, the pet adoption event founded by Bernadette Peters and the late Mary Tyler Moore, will be held online.

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Jul 09, 2020

Marisha Wallace, Tyrone Huntley, More Reunite for a Color Purple Music Video
Cast members from the 2017 concert perform the title song to raise donations for the British Theatre Academy's training programs,

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Jul 09, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 9
Today's birthdays include Brandon Uranowitz, Quentin Earl Darrington, and Brian Dennehy.

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Jul 09, 2020

11 Biographical Dance Documentaries to Stream
Looking to deepen your terpsichorean knowledge? Start with these looks at exemplars of the medium, from Broadway razzle dazzle to modern dance.

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Jul 09, 2020

Celebrate Quentin Earl Darrington With A Look Back at His Career on Broadway
The actor celebrates his birthday July 9.

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Jul 09, 2020

Broadway Checklist: How Many of These Shows at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre Have You Seen?
Look back at the 10 most recent productions to play over 100 performances at the beloved theatre.

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Jul 09, 2020

Revisit Nora Ephron's Lucky Guy on Broadway in Honor of Tom Hanks
The Oscar winner celebrates his birthday July 9.

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Jul 09, 2020

The Deep Blue Sea, Starring Olivier Nominee Helen McCrory, Begins Streaming July 9
The 2016 London revival of Terrence Rattigan's play was filmed at the National Theatre.

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Jul 08, 2020

Stars in the House Welcomes Bernadette Peters and Tom Viola July 8
The live stream benefits The Actors Fund.

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Jul 08, 2020

Lena Horne Limited TV Series in the Works
The Showtime series will be penned and executive-produced by Horne's granddaughter, Jenny Lumet.

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Jul 08, 2020

Carol Channing's Final Solo Albums to Get Digital Release
Released in 2009 and 2011, For Heaven's Sake and True to the Red, White & Blue are headed for streaming platforms.

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Jul 08, 2020

2020 Obie Awards Set New Date
The virtual event, featuring Cynthia Erivo, Heidi Schreck, and more, will take place on YouTube.

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Jul 08, 2020

Musical Film No One Called Ahead, Featuring Justin Matthew Sargent, Ann Harada, Storm Lever, More, Will Stream on Playbill
With a book and score by Paul Gordon, the musical film premieres as part of the Playbill Playback series.

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Jul 08, 2020

Submit Your Questions for College Theatre Auditions With Rider University and Montclair State University
Faculty from the two college theatre programs will join Playbill live July 10.

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Jul 08, 2020

Upcoming Cast Recordings
The show tunes you need from the shows you love!

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Jul 08, 2020

Watch Ballet Dancers From Around the World Perform Swan Lake… From Their Tubs
Corey Baker choreographs the isolation-friendly version of the piece, featuring 27 artists.

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Jul 08, 2020

Watch Raúl Esparza, Katie Finneran, Janet McTeer, More Honor Theresa Rebeck's Plays
The video celebrates the release of Theresa Rebeck: Complete Plays Volume 5 this month.

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Jul 08, 2020

Watch The Prince of Egypt Fans Join Forces for Uplifting Version of 'When You Believe'
The Oscar-winning song is featured in the screen-to-stage musical adaptation, currently on hiatus due to the ongoing pandemic.

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Jul 08, 2020

Celebrate the 11 O'Clock Number With These 25 Showstopping Songs
From classics like Gypsy to contemporary works like Hadestown, revisit these musical numbers in honor of Broadway.

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Jul 08, 2020

Denis Jones Joins Playbill Live to Talk Holiday Inn, Honeymoon in Vegas, More on The Broadway Q&A
The Tony-nominated choreographer will answer your questions during the July 8 live stream.

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Jul 08, 2020

Check Out the Finalists for Samuel French's 2020 Off Off Broadway Short Play Festival
Dominique Morisseau is the honorary playwright for the 45th annual festival, which had been scheduled to take place at The Vineyard.

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Jul 08, 2020

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Musical Pushed to 2021
The new take on the fairy tale, starring Carrie Hope Fletcher, was initially scheduled to begin in London in September 2020.

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Jul 08, 2020

L Morgan Lee, Marc DelaCruz, Raymond J. Lee Perform Virtually in New York Theatre Barn Showcase July 8
The stage favorites perform musical excerpts From Francois and the Rebels and American Morning.

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Jul 08, 2020

Miriam Margolyes, Amit Shah, More Will Star in Virtual Production of Watching Rosie
Michael Fentiman will direct the short play for the U.K.'s Original Theatre Company.

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Jul 08, 2020

Watch the Trailer for Tonya Pinkins' Thriller Red Pill
In addition to directing, writing, and producing, the Tony winner stars in the election-era movie.

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Jul 08, 2020

What Do Critics Think of the New Series P-Valley, Based on Katori Hall's Play?
The Starz series follows the lives of those working in a small-town Mississippi strip club and its guests.

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Jul 08, 2020

Tony Winner Dan Fogler on Why Wendy Wasserstein Was Responsible for Bringing Spelling Bee to Broadway
The Spelling Bee and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them star joined Playbill's Stream Stealers to talk about his film and TV career and new graphic novel.

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Jul 08, 2020

The Public Premieres The Line, Docu-Play About the Pandemic, July 8
The new play, conceived by Jessica Blank and Erik Jensen, is based on first-person stories of New York City's first responders during the COVID-19 crisis.

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Jul 08, 2020

Look Back at Christine Ebersole and Richard Burton in Camelot on Broadway
The production, directed by Frank Dunlop with choreography by Buddy Schwab, opened at the New York State Theatre July 8, 1980.

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Jul 08, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 8
In 1980, Richard Burton and Christine Ebersole star in a revival of Camelot.

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Jul 07, 2020

Watch Ben and Amy Stiller Pay Tribute to Parents Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara on Stars in the House
The live stream benefits The Actors Fund.

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Jul 07, 2020

Orphan Black Emmy Winner Tatiana Maslany Joined Stream Stealers to Talk About Her Righteous New Role on HBO Max's Perry Mason
The Network and Mary Page Marlowe alum can currently be seen as Sister Alice on the neo noir reboot of the beloved character, starring Matthew Rhys.

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Jul 07, 2020

Announcing Playbill's Search for a Star Contest
Think you're the next musical theatre star? Send us your audition.

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Jul 07, 2020

#ArtsHero Grassroots Campaign Aims to Secure Government Arts Funding by August 1
The Instagram account serves as a resource hub to support unemployed workers in the entertainment industry.

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Jul 07, 2020

3 Wild Stories From Behind-the-Scenes With Barbra Streisand, Josh Groban, and Celine Dion
Record producer and Broadway composer David Foster shares tales from working with these powerhouses.

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Jul 07, 2020

Audra McDonald, Michael Feinstein, More on Deck for Upcoming Live With Carnegie Hall Programs
The digital series offers original content in the wake of the music venue's continued shutdown.

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Jul 07, 2020

Anaïs Mitchell to Offer Insider's Look at Hadestown With New Book
Working on a Song: The Lyrics of Hadestown will be released in October.

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Jul 07, 2020

Cast of Off-Broadway's The Importance of Being Earnest to Reunite for Virtual Reading
The NY Classical Theatre production of Oscar Wilde's comedy was originally staged in 2019.

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Jul 07, 2020

Check Out Photos of Matthew Rhys, Tatiana Maslany, John Lithgow, and More in Perry Mason
The HBO Max series, adapted from the Earle Stanley Gardner stories, premiered June 21.

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Jul 07, 2020

Listen to The Edge of Night by Kirsten Childs From Playwrights Horizons' Soundstage Podcast Series
The radio musical grapples with segregation in the 1950's South.

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Jul 07, 2020

Judith Light, Charly Evon Simpson, Diana Oh, Lena Dunham, More Are Part of The Homebound Project
The fourth edition of the online theatre initiative, benefiting No Kid Hungry, will stream July 15-19.

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Jul 07, 2020

John Mulaney to Create More Sack Lunch Bunch Specials for Comedy Central
The Broadway alum and Emmy-winning writer returns with the musical children's variety show.

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Jul 07, 2020

Orphan Black Emmy Winner Tatiana Maslany Joins Stream Stealers to Talk About Her Righteous New Role on HBO Max's Perry Mason
The Network and Mary Page Marlowe alum can currently be seen as Sister Alice on the neo noir reboot of the beloved character, starring Matthew Rhys.

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Jul 07, 2020

Schedule of Upcoming and Announced Broadway Shows
See what's coming soon, what's premiering out of town, and what's in development.

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Jul 07, 2020

Check Out These 'The Show Must Go On!' Masks and More, Benefiting Acting for Others and Fleabag Support Fund
The design features an amalgam of iconic branding from 16 West End productions.

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Jul 07, 2020

Checking In With… Tony Winner André De Shields, Star of Hadestown, The Full Monty, Ain't Misbehavin', More
"Do not squander this miracle moment of silence."

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Jul 07, 2020

The Kilroys Release Its Annual List, Bringing Canceled and Postponed Productions to the Fore
Highlighting works by women, trans, and non-binary writers, The List 2020 has arrived.

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Jul 07, 2020

What Do Critics Think of the Apple TV Musical Series Little Voice?
The series hails from Waitress creative duo Sara Bareilles and Jessie Nelson.

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Jul 07, 2020

18 Must-Watch Documentaries for Broadway Musical Fans
These essential documentaries capture some of the most fascinating and legendary entertainers, writers, and musicals in Broadway history.

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Jul 07, 2020

Revisit the 2011 Revival of Terrence McNally's Master Class on Broadway
The production, starring Tyne Daly, opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre July 7, 2011.

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Jul 07, 2020

Playbill Vault's Today in Theatre History: July 7
South Pacific Tony winner Paulo Szot celebrates his birthday.

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Jul 06, 2020

Seth Rudetsky Throws a Birthday Party for Husband James Wesley on Stars in the House
The live stream benefiting The Actors Fund will feature surprise guests.

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Jul 06, 2020

Playbill Streaming Guide: What to Watch July 6-10
From tales from Tatiana Maslany to tunes from Bernadette Peters, here's what you can catch online.

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Jul 06, 2020

With Actors' Equity Approval, 2 Massachusetts Theatres Will Begin Performances in August
Berkshire Theatre Group will stage Godspell outdoors, and Barrington Stage Company will present Harry Clarke.

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Jul 06, 2020

L Morgan Lee, Jacob Dickey, Marc DelaCruz, Raymond J. Lee, Brynn Williams, More Set for July New York Theatre Barn Showcases
The Off-Broadway company continues to host weekly free live streams of musical excerpts.

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