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Today’s top stories include reading the musical adaptation of The Great Gatsby starring Alysha Umphress, Jay Armstrong Johnson and more!
The cast of the upcoming musical Heathers has been announced and will be recorded in London’s West End this month for a future release. The cast will include Ailsa Davidson, Simon Gordon, Maddison Firth and more!
Additionally, the Pasadena Theater will be celebrating Sondheim for six months during the 2022-23 season.
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Pasadena Playhouse announces 2022/2023 season featuring six-month Sondheim festivities
Pasadena Theatre Productions Artistic Director Danny Feldman has announced the 2022/2023 season, which includes a six-month celebration of Stephen Sondheim’s work and influence . The Sondheim Celebration at the California State Theater will begin in January 2023 and extend through June. . (more…)
Jenn Colella, Gavin Creel, Marilyn Maye and More to Perform at Eugene O’Neill Theater Center’s 58th Summer
The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced its 2022 summer season, with some of its much-loved in-person public events on hold for the 2020 and 2021 virtual and hybrid seasons. (more…)
Ailsa Davidson, Simon Gordon, Maddison Firth and more to lead Heathers THE MUSICAL cast at The Other Palace
The cast has announced that they will be recording the highly anticipated Heathers the Musical, a project in collaboration with Steam Motion and Sound. . (more…)
Alysha Umphress, Jay Armstrong Johnson and More to Star in New Musical Arrangement of The Great Gatsby
29 hours of private reading The new musical adaptation of The Great Gatsby, written by Tony Award-nominated songwriting duo Nathan Tysen and Jason Howland (Paradise Square), written and written by Kait Kerrigan (Mad Men) Bruni (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) directed by Mark will take place tomorrow, Friday, May 20th in New York City. . (more…)
Premiere of Quiara Alegría Hudes, Sarah Ruhl and more announced for 2022-2023 season at Signature Theatre
Signature Theatre has announced its 2022-2023 season – starring resident playwrights Quiara Alegría Hudes, Samuel D. Hunter, Sarah Ruhl and Branden Jacobs-Jenkins – and the inauguration of Launchpad, a new residency supporting early career playwrights, expanding The single mission of the organization has produced numerous works by each resident writer… (more…)
Berkeley Repertory Announces World Premiere of Ariel Stachel’s PUBG for 2022-2023 Season
Today, Berkeley Repertory Theatre announced new repertoire for the upcoming 2022/23 season. The six-part subscription series features an array of high-achieving artists, including Lynn Nottage, Emma Rice, Ari’el Stachel, Jack Thorne, Sanaz Toossi, and more. (more…)
HYPROV by Colin Mochrie and Asad Mecci: IMPROV Under Hypnosis Debuts This Summer in New York
HYPROV: Improv under Hypnosis, a talented international hit from improv comedy legend Colin Mochrie (“Who the hell is this?”) and hypnotist master Asad Mecci, will premiere this summer in New York City. . (more…)
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The Drama League Awards will be announced today, check out the full list of nominees here!
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