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2017 Lucille Lortel Award Nominations Announced

April = Announcements. Award announcements, that is. The 32nd annual Lucille Lortel Awards, celebrating outstanding achievement in Off-Broadway theatre, will be presented May 7th, 2017 at NYU’s Skirball Center at 7:00 PM. Taran Killam, best known for his work in SNL, will host this year’s ceremony. Leading this year’s nominations are Hadestown, which premiered this past summer at New York Theatre

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Broadway In Chicago Announces 2017-18 Season

The windy city, which receives its annual dose of Broadway each season through Broadway In Chicago, has announced it’s 2017-18 lineup. From Chicago premieres to returns from musical theater classics, the 2017-18 season for Broadway In Chicago is set to dazzle with new hits direct from Broadway audiences across the country are dying to see. Broadway In Chicago takes place

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Sara Bareilles Steps Into Waitress On Broadway

Grammy and Tony Award nominee Sara Bareilles makes her Broadway debut tonight in the role of Jenna in Waitress, for which she is also the composer-lyricist. Bareilles steps into the role of Jenna following in the footsteps of Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller, who originated the role on Broadway. Bareilles appears in the production for a limited 10-weeks only through June 11th, 2017. As

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Allenberry Playhouse Will Reopen In Summer 2017

Despite shuttering in late 2015 amid a change in management and looming renovations to it’s entire campus, the curtain will once again rise at Allenberry Playhouse beginning this summer. Following an entire dark season in 2016, Allenberry Resort Inn has announced the Allenberry Playhouse will return to operation this summer in July 2017. The resort announced they had reached an agreement with Keystone

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Once On This Island Will Return To Broadway

While Broadway has been introduced to a new island this season, at the northeast tip of North America, a more familiar island will join Newfoundland next season with a revival of Aherns and Flaherty’s Once On This Island now officially announced. Producers have announced the show will begin previews November 9th before officially opening December 3rd, 2017 at a theater to

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Writing Team Now Secured For Beetlejuice Musical

Warner Brothers, who is currently represented on Broadway with Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, has secured their writing team for their next theatrical endeavor, an adaptation of Beetlejuice as a stage musical. Beetlejuice will feature a score by Eddie Perfect and a book by Scott Brown and Anthony King. This new team joins the previously announced Alex Timbers (Pictured Right) who

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First Look: Titanic At Wagner College

Wagner College Theatre’s Titanic set sail last week kicking off the nationally recognized college theatre department’s 2017 spring season. Directed by Drew Scott Harris with musical staging by Carissa Bellando, Titanic soars to a new life in this vibrant, breathtaking production scaled back through a revolutionary vision and concept that allows you to solely focus on the storytelling and chaos unfolding

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Sunday In The Park With George Opens On Broadway

The New York City Center production of Sunday In The Park With George, which transferred to Broadway this spring following critical acclaim, officially opens tonight. Sunday In The Park With George officially opens tonight following a preview period which began at February 11th at Broadway’s newest and oldest house, The Hudson Theatre (Pictured Right). The production which began as a benefit

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