Highlights

2022 Hewes Design Awards Announced

The Henry Hewes Design Awards Committee has announced that it has chosen six artists to be honored in the areas of scenic design, costume design, lighting design, sound design, media design, and puppetry. The honorees will be acknowledged at the Henry Hewes Design Awards at the 58th annual event on Mon Oct 24 in a livestream awards ceremony. The 2021-22 honorees are Adam Rigg (The Skin of Our Teeth, Lincoln Center Theater), Scenic Design; Dede Ayite:... Read More

 
Horton Foote Prize Announces Christina Anderson as 2022 Winner

Mari Marchbanks (Founder and Executive Director) has announced that the 2022 Horton Foote Prize has been awarded to Christina Anderson for her play "the ripple, the wave that carried me home." Ms Anderson will be honored at a private celebration on Mon Oct 24 at New York’s Lotos Club. She will be presented with $50,000 and a limited edition of Keith Carter’s iconic photograph of Horton Foote.  Pulitzer Prize winning playwrights... Read More

 
Primary Stages Announces 38th Anniversary Gala will Honor Charles Busch & Carl Andress

Primary Stages (Andrew Leynse, Artistic Dir; Shane D. Hudson, Exec Dir; Casey Childs, Founder) has announced that their 38th Anniversary Gala will honor long-time collaborators Charles Busch and Carl Andress with the 2022 Einhorn Mentorship Award. The event will take place on Tues Nov 15 at 6:00 PM at Sony Hall (235 W 46th St). The Einhorn Mentorship Award is awarded each year to someone in the... Read More

 
Roundabout Theatre Company Announces The Pirates of Penzance - Benefit Concert Reading

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) has announced a special Benefit Concert Reading of "The Pirates of Penzance," the musical adapted by Rupert Holmes, with music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W.S. Gilbert and direction by Scott Ellis at 7:30 PM on Mon Oct 17 at the American Airlines. The performance will star David Hyde Pierce as “Major General,”  Ramin Karimloo as “Pirate King,” Lilli Cooper as “Ruth,&rdquo... Read More

 
Submissions open for Amas Musical Theatre's 5th Annual Eric H. Weinberger Award for Emerging Lyricists

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Prod) has announced the fifth year of The Eric H. Weinberger Award for Emerging Librettists, a juried cash and production grant to be given annually to support the early work and career of a deserving musical theatre librettist. The Award commemorates the life and work of playwright/librettist Eric H. Weinberger (1950-2017.) The winner will receive $2,000 to help pay cost-of-living expenses. The winning musical will receive development... Read More

 
The Actors Studio to hold Benefit Screening of Dog Day Afternoon with Pacino

This season, The Actors Studio celebrates 75 years as an influential membership association for professional actors, theatre directors and playwrights. In celebration of the milestone, The Actors Studio will host a 75th Anniversary benefit screening of the film "Dog Day Afternoon," followed by a live interview with the film’s star and The Actors Studio co-president Al Pacino. The Gala event will take place Thurs Oct 27 at 7:00 PM, at the United ... Read More

 
Curtain Up! Broadway Festival Returns in Times Square

Playbill, The Broadway League, the Times Square Alliance, and Prudential Financial have announced details and talent for Curtain Up Broadway Festival, a three-day outdoor experience in Times Square. Over fifteen unique events will take place on stages in Duffy Square (7th Ave & 46th St.) and on Broadway between 45th and 48th Streets. All interactive events and performances are live, free, and open to the public. The Curtain Up Broadway Festival will kick off... Read More

 
The York to Honor Leslie Uggams and Ted Chapin at "30th Annual Oscar Hammerstein Award" Gala

The York Theatre Company (James Morgan, Prod Artistic Dir; Evans Haile, Exec Dir) will honor musical theater icon Leslie Uggams with the 2022 Oscar Hammerstein Award for Outstanding Achievement in Musical Theater and Ted Chapin with The York Theatre Company Founders’ Award at the 30th Oscar Hammerstein Award Gala, to be held on Mon Nov 14 at The Edison Rooftop (223 West 46th St). The celebratory evening will begin with a cocktail reception at 6:00 PM nd a seated dinner at 7:00 PM,... Read More

 
2022 TDF/Irene Sharaff Awardees Announced

TDF, the not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts, has announced that costume designer Fred Voelpel  and scenic designer Eugene Lee are among the2022 TDF/Irene Sharaff Award recipients. Although Mr. Voelpel passed away in June, he will be honored posthumously with the TDF/Irene Sharaff Lifetime Achievement Award for costume design while Mr Lee will receive The Robert L. B. Tobin Award for Sustained Excellence in Theatrical... Read More

 
The Drama League's 2022 Fall Gala set for Mon Oct 17

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Artistic Dir; Bevin Ross, Exec Dir) has announced their 2022 Fall Gala, “Embrace The Season: A Drama League Celebration.” The Gala, presented with a spirit of uplifting and amplifying the New York theater community as it returns to a post-pandemic vitality, will be held on Mon Oct 17 at 6:00 PM at City Winery (25 11th Ave). The gala will feature a array of exclusive, sneak peek cast performances from new musicals of the coming Broadwa... Read More

 
Black Theatre United Announces Inaugural Gala & Performers

Black Theatre United (BTU) has announced that their inaugural gala, A Night to Remember, will take place on Mon Oc 3 at The Rooftop at Pier 17. Supported by Business for Good (BFG), the evening will begin with a concert featuring performances by Black Broadway and theater talent. Doors to the concert open at 5:30 PM. The opening act, R&B duo Lion Babe, will perform at 6:15 PM and the concert will begin at 7:00 PM. Theconcert will include performance... Read More

 
Finalists of The Clive Barnes Awards Announced

The Clive & Valerie Barnes Foundation, under the leadership of Holly Jones and Lloyd Mayor has announced the date for the 12th Annual Clive Barnes Awards. Hosted by New York 1's Frank DiLella, the presentation of the awards recognizing excellence in theater and dance will take place on Sun Sept 18th at 3:00 PM at the Westbeth Studio (55 Bethune Street,, 11th fl.) The finalists for this year's Theater Artist Award are Justin Cooley, "Kimberly Akimbo"; Jasai Chase-Owens, "Sanctuary... Read More

 
Shubert Org Announces Unveiling of the James Earl Jones Theatre

The Shubert Organization, Inc has announced that on Mon Sept 12, the Cort Theatre (138 West 48th St) will be officially renamed the James Earl Jones Theatre in honor of the iconic multi-award-winning American actor. Following a $47 million restoration and expansion of the building, a formal dedication ceremony will take place on 48th Street to celebrate the theatre’s completion. The official dedication ceremony will be open to invited guests and members of the press. I... Read More

 
Billy Porter to Host Tectonic's Benefit Cabaret

Billy Porter is set to host Tectonic Theater Project’s (Moisés Kaufman, Artistic Director; Matt Joslyn, Executive Director) annual benefit cabaret, A Tectonic Cabaret, Mon Oct 3 with a cocktail hour at 6:30 PM and performances at 7:30 PM at Chelsea Factory (547 W 26th St). Directed by Timothy Koch, an all-star cast, lead by Joaquina Kalukango and Michael Urie with additional names to be announced, will take to the stage to perform a variety of popular musical... Read More

 
Broadway by the Year: A One Night Only History of Broadway Song and Dance

The Town Hall will present Broadway By The Year: A One Night Only History of Broadway Song and Dance on Mon Sept 19 at 8:00 PM. Created for The Town Hall, as well as written, directed, and hosted by Scott Siegel, the evening concludes Broadway By The Year’s 21st season at The Town Hall (123 W 43rd St). Broadway by the Year concerts open time capsules to some of the Great White Way's most memorable seasons and songs. This concert will celebrate the unique contribution... Read More

 
Renee Elise Goldsberry will headline Westport Country Playhouse Gala

Renée Elise Goldsberry will headline Westport Country Playhouse’s 2022 Gala, “Back to the Playhouse!,” on Sat Sept 17 at the Playhouse (25 Powers Ct, West Port CT.) The evening will feature Goldsberry’s high-energy concert of Broadway, pop, and soul, backed by a seven-piece band, along with a pre-show cocktail party, live auction, and an after-party with a DJ and dancing—all while providing generous philanthropic support to the Playhouse. Robin de... Read More

 
Black Theatre United Announces Digital Unconscious Bias Training Program

The Founding Members of Black Theatre United (BTU) have announced they have engaged Christina Alexander of Alexander Consulting Group to create a digital Unconscious Bias and Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, Accessibility & Belonging (EDIAB) training program for use by the entire theatrical industry.  This digital training resource fulfills a core principle and joint commitment of the historic New Deal For Broadway, a first of its kind document developed by BTU in collaboration with key... Read More

 
The Alliance Theatre Announces New Stage Management Fellow

The Alliance Theatre has announced that Kacie Pimentel has been chosen as the National Vision, Inc. BIPOC Stage Management Fellow for the 2022/23 Season. A graduate of the University of Houston, Pimentel will relocate to Atlanta and begin her fellowship in August. As the National Vision, Inc. BIPOC Stage Management Fellow, Pimentel will work as a contributing member of the stage management department at the Alliance Theatre. She will work as the stage manager or assistant stage... Read More

 
Roundabout Announces 2022-23 Directing Fellow and Directors Group

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) has announced the newest addition to the artistic team: Directing Fellow Mack Brown. Brown is the fifth Roundabout Directing Fellow. This season they will assist on multiple Roundabout productions, and work with the theatre's artistic team as a script reader and on developing two projects of their choosing. Roundabout has also announced the 2022-23 Leon Levy Foundation Roundabout Directors Group, launched in 2019 to provide career... Read More

 
Abington Theatre Company Gala will Honor David Zippel

Abingdon Theatre Company (Chad Austin, Artistic Dir) has announced they will honor David Zippel with the first annual Legacy Award for Mr. Zippel’s contributions to the theatre community as the company celebrates its 30th anniversary season at a Benefit Gala to be held on Mon Oct 24th, 2022 at Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th Street). The evening will also honor ATC Board President DMW Greer for his commitment to the company in celebration of the anniversary. The evening will... Read More

 
Susan Booth Announced as Artistic Dir of Goodman Theatre

Goodman Theatre’s Board of Trustees have announced Susan Booth as the next Artistic Director of Chicago’s largest not-for-profit theater company—marking the 8th creative leader in the company’s 97 years, and its first woman. Booth departs Atlanta’s Alliance Theatre Company where she served 21 years as Jennings Hertz Artistic Director. Booth succeeds current Artistic Director Robert Falls, who previously announced his departure after 35 years of service;... Read More

 
Alan Paul Named Artistic Director of Barrington Stage Company

The Board of Trustees of Barrington Stage Company (BSC) have announced that Alan Paul as the company’s new Artistic Director. Paul, who is currently the Associate Artistic Director of the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington, DC, will succeed Julianne Boyd, BSC co-founder and Artistic Director, who is retiring at the end of the 2022 season after leading the company for 27 years. Paul’s programming for BSC will start with the 2023 season. Press contact: Jim Byk/Th... Read More

 
Sanaz Toossi, Jeanine Tesori, Alice Childress and More To Receive Dramatists Guild Awards

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced further recipients for their 2022 Awards. The Awards for both 2021 and 2022 recipients will be presented at Joe’s Pub on Mon July 25. The Horton Foote Award, sponsored by the Richenthal Foundation, is presented to a dramatist whose work seeks to plumb the ineffable nature of being human. The recipient of this year’s award is Sanaz Toossi (English). The Frederick Loewe Award, given by the Frederick Loewe Foundation and presented... Read More

 
2st Promotes Laura DiLorenzo to Chief Marketing Officer

Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President and Artistic Dir; Khady Kamara, Executive Dir) has announced that Laura DiLorenzo, who was serving as the organization’s Director of Marketing & Communications, has been promoted to Chief Marketing Officer. DiLorenzo has been the Director of Marketing & Communications at Second Stage Theater for 12 years during which time she stewarded the organization’s marketing and communications strategy through the acquisition of ... Read More

 
2022 Old Globe Gala Set for Sept 24

The Old Globe in San Diego CA will hold its annual gala on Sat Sept 24 under the stars at the Globe’s Copley Plaza and Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. The theme for the 2022 Globe Gala is Drama Resides Here. Reprising their roles as Co-Chairs are Globe Board members Jennifer Greenfield and Sheryl White, and Darlene Marcos Shiley is the Honorary Gala Chair. The evening will benefit The Old Globe’s nationally recognized arts engagement and artistic programs. The black-tie event... Read More

 
2022 Theater Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

The Theater Hall of Fame has announced their 2022 Inductees. They are actor Christine Ebersole, director Frank Galati, actor/writer Bill Irwin, sound designer Abe Jacob, playwright Lynn Nottagem, playwright Susan-Lori Parks, actor Mandy Patinkin & playwright Ntozake Shange.   Founded in 1971 at the Gershwin Theatre by James M Nederlander, Earl Blackwell and Gerard Oestreicher, the American Theater Hall of Fame annually honors... Read More

 
New York Theatre Workshop Announces 2022/23 2050 Artistic Fellows

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) (James C. Nicola, Artistic Director  and Managing Director Jeremy Blocker) has  announced  the playwrights and directors selected for the 2022/23 Season 2050 Artistic Fellowship. The 2022/23 Artistic Fellows are Miranda Cornell, Thaddeus McCants, Aileen Wen McGroddy, Attilio Rigotti, Andrew Rodriguez and Minghao Tu. NYTW Usual Suspect and former 2050 Directing Fellow Miranda Haymon will serve as advisor to the 2022/23 Fellows, working... Read More

 
NAMT Announces Lineup For 34th Annual Festival of New Musicals

National Alliance for Musical Theatre (Betsy King Militello, Executive Dir) has announced the lineup of new musicals for their 34th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, which returns in person and takes place on Thurs Oct 20 and Fri Oct 21 at New World Stages  (340 West 50th St). Registration for industry members is free and now open at www.namt.org/festival. The public can also receive passes to the Festival through a donation to NAMT. NAMT attracts theatre producers from around the worl... Read More

 
The Town Hall's "BROADWAY BY THE YEAR: Almost On Broadway" Announces Casting.

The Town Hall will present Broadway By The Year: Almost on Broadway on Mon June 27 at 8:00 PM. Created, written, hosted and directed by Scott Siegel for The Town Hall, the evening will continue Broadway By The Year’s 21st season at The Town Hall (123 W 43rd St). This latest concert will highlight songs that leapt to fame from shows that never actually made it to Broadway. Off-Broadway shows that will be celebrated with songs from their shows include... Read More

 
Signature Theatre Announces Timothy J McClimon as Its New Executive Director

Signature Theatre has announced Timothy J McClimon, currently the organization’s Interim Executive Director, to the permanent role of Executive Director, in which he will continue to serve alongside Artistic Director Paige Evans, beginning July 1. The decision from the Signature Theatre Board of Trustees’ Board ED Search Task Force, led by Nina Matis following a national search from Arts Consulting Group, arrives six months after McClimon stepped into the temporary position, ... Read More

 
Off Broadway Alliance Awards Announce 2022 Winners & Host

The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization of Off-Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals have announced the winners of the 11th Annual Off-Broadway Alliance Awards, honoring commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off Broadway during the 2021-2022 season. In each of the five categories, the winners are: "Harmony," Best New Musical; "Sanctuary City," Best New Play; "Assassins," Best Revival; "Oratorio for... Read More

 
Molly Smith to Retire from Arena Stage in 2023

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced that Artistic Director Molly Smith has decided to retire in July of 2023. The Arena Stage Board of Trustees will conduct a nationwide search to appoint a new Artistic Director to build on the pioneering legacy of Smith and Arena’s Founder Zelda Fichandler. For 25 years and under her leadership, Arena Stage has produced more than 200 productions, championing the work of countless emerging and established ... Read More

 
Transport Group presents "Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration"

Transport Group has announced that Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration will be the next installment in its Anne L Bernstein Concert Series on Mon June 27 at 8:00 PM in Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Center (129 West 67 St.) The concert features a cast of Broadway stars backed by a 24-piece orchestra performing the original orchestrations of selections from "Oklahoma!," "Carousel," "South Pacific," "The King and I," "The Sound of Music," and "Cinderella,"... Read More

 
Second Stage Theater To Host Fair Chance Job Fair

On Mon June 6th, Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President and Artistic Director; Khady Kamara, Executive Director) will host the Fair Chance Job Fair. Fair Chance Hiring (FCH) means that employers refrain from including questions about conviction history in the application process before a job offer is made. This job fair will focus on citizens impacted by the justice system and will connect them with job opportunities and other career resources such as resume writing and interview... Read More

 
Broadway Advocacy Coalition Announces Broadway Vs 2022

Inspired by the cultural phenomenon Verzuz, the Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) has announced the second year of its fundraising event BROADWAY VS. Celebrating the careers of Tony Award nominees Norm Lewis and Joshua Henry, BAC will honor the legacies of these Broadway stars while raising funds to support BAC’s initiatives to support and empower artist activists. Hosted by Amber Iman, BROADWAY VS will be livestreamed from New World Stages on Mon June 20 at 7:30PM. To register to... Read More

 
Patricia McGregor Will Be The Next Artistic Director Of New York Theatre Workshop

New York Theatre Workshop has announced that Patricia McGregor will succeed James C Nicola as Artistic Director, following a yearlong search led by ALJP Consulting and a dedicated search committee of artists, staff and Trustees. McGregor will assume the role beginning this summer. In an effort to give the incoming Artistic Director time and space to curate their first season and immerse themselves in the community, NYTW productions have already been set through Spring 2023.... Read More

 
Joshua Henry to lead "Brave New World: The Musical" Industry Reading

Aaron Grant Theatrical has anounced that Joshua Henry will head the cast of "Brave New World: The Musical" for an invitation-only industry reading on May 23rd in Manhattan. Joining Henry will be Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes, Mary Testa and Mike Wartella. Also featured in the cast will be Corey Brunish, Emma Degerstedt, Gabriel Sidney Brown, Gary Cooper, Tim Fraser, Sofia Khwaja, Kate Marilly, Ashley E. Matthews, Cal Mitchell, Anthony Sagaria, Deanne ... Read More

 
2022 Outer Critics Circle Award Winners; Ceremony Will Be Held May 26

The Outer Critics Circle (OCC), the official organization of writers on New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers and national publications, has announced the winners of the 71st Annual Outer Critics Circle Awards, honoring the 2021-2022 Broadway and Off-Broadway season. The Broadway play "The Lehman Trilogy" leads the pack with six wins, including Outstanding New Broadway Play, followed by "Kimberly Akimbo" which earned four awards including Outstanding New Off-Broadway Musical. The... Read More

 
2022 Tony Nomination Guide

2022 Tony Award Nominees Quick-Reference Guide A STRANGE LOOP – Best Musical, Best Book & Original Score (Michael R. Jackson), Direction (Stephen Brackett), Leading Actor (Jaquel Spivey), Featured Actor (John-Andrew Morrison), Featured Actress (L Morgan Lee), Scenic Design (Arnulfo Maldonado), Lighting Design (Jen Schriever), Sound Design (Drew Levy), Orchestrations (Charlie Rosen) AMERICAN BUFFALO - Best Revival, Leading Actor (Sam Rockwell), Direction (Neil Pepe), Scenic... Read More

 
Amas Musical Theatre to Present reading of "I Wanna Be Evil: The Eartha Kitt Story"

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer) and The Amas Song Salon will present “I Wanna Be Evil: The Eartha Kitt Story” starring Jenelle Randall, with Darrell Philip, written by Jenelle Lynn Randall. Directed by Yvans Jourdin with music direction by Darnell White, this one night only event will be held on Mon June 13 at 7:00 PM at Theater 555 (555 West 42nd St). Tickets may be purchased online atwww.amasmusical.org or by calling 212-563-2565. Orson Welles... Read More

 
Jeremy O Harris Chosen as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize

The 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize  has chosen Jeremy O Harris, the Yale alum and Tony-nominated author of "Slave Play," as the presiding playwright for its 15th anniversary year. As his first order of business, Harris is assembling an international group of readers to help evaluate submissions as part of a larger effort to infuse the process with a more global point-of-view. Now celebrating its fifteenth year of awarding an emerging playwright, the Yale Drama Series Prize is a playwriting... Read More

 
The Theatre World Awards Announces 2022 Winners & Ceremony

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors, Dale Badway, President, has announced the 2022 Honorees for the Theatre World Award for an Outstanding Debut Performance in a Broadway or Off-Broadway Production. The 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony returns to a live in-person presentation on Mon evening, June 6 beginning at 7:00 PM at Circle in the Square Theatre (1633 Broadway). 2022 Honorees for the 13th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater, and the 9th Annual John... Read More

 
The Actors Fund changes their name to Entertainment Community Fund

The Actors Fund, the 140-year-old national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, announced at its Annual Gala that, effective immediately, they have changed their name to Entertainment Community Fund, in order to better reflect the broad scope of industry professionals they help. Fund Chairman Brian Stokes Mitchell made the announcement at the Fund’s Annual Gala which raised a record-breaking $1.7 million for the longstanding organization. The... Read More

 
Page 73 gala to honor Broadway producer Barbara Whitman

Page 73, the organization that develops and produces the work of early- career playwrights who have yet to receive a professional production in New York City, announces the 2022 Page 73 Spring Benefit. The event this year honors producer Barbara Whitman. Hosts James Jackson, Jr. and John-Andrew Morrison—both from the world premiere production of Michael R Jackson’s "A Strange Loop" produced by Page 73 and Playwrights Horizons, and continuing in the Broadway production—retur... Read More

 
Michelle Farabaugh appointed VP at Boneau/Bryan-Brown

Michelle Farabaugh has been appointed to the position of Vice President, Account Services at Boneau/Bryan-Brown. Since 2012 Michelle has worked on dozens of musicals and plays on and off-Broadway at BBB. Michelle is a graduate of Villanova University and a full member of ATPAM. Press contact: Boneau/Bryan-Brown (212/575-3030)... Read More

 
Fiasco Theater Announces BJ Evans as Managing Producer

Fiasco Theater has announced that BJ Evans has been hired as Managing Producer, a new full-time position leading the day-to-day execution of the company’s artistic productions and training programs. BJ most recently served as Senior Producer for Performing Arts at BRIC in Brooklyn, curating and programming BRIC's theater, dance, and interdisciplinary programs. She is also a producer and dramaturg, and holds a masters degree focused on theater as community practice. Press contact:... Read More

 
"You'll be Swell!, You'll Be Great!" Exhibition Open

You’ll Be Swell! You’ll Be Great! The Fine Art of Performance is the new exhibition from Helicline Fine Art through August 31, 2022. Three dozen works of art depicting theatre, film, dance, music and circus, will be available on the Helicline site, artsy.net and 1stDibs.com. In person viewings can be arranged by appointment at our midtown Manhattan gallery. Featured works include paintings, costume and set design drawings, ... Read More

 
MTC announces Spring Gala on May 23

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its annual Spring Gala on Mon May 23 at Cipriani 42nd St (110 East 42nd St) honoring Bobbie Olsen, a former member of Manhattan Theatre Club’s Board of Directors. The Gala will feature performances by the casts of many of the most acclaimed musicals on Broadway including Company, Girl From the North Country, MJ, Mrs. Doubtfire, Paradise Square, Six, Tina and more. All performances are subject to change. The Music Director of the evening will be Jason... Read More

 
The Public Theater's Gala on the Green Announced

The Public Theater (Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director; Patrick Willingham, Executive Dir; Arielle Tepper, Board Chair) has announced that The Public’s Annual Gala, GALA ON THE GREEN, will take place on Tues May 24 at The Delacorte Theater, kicking off the 60th Anniversary season of Free Shakespeare in the Park. The summer gala will feature performances by Renée Elise Goldsberry, Oscar Isaac, Norm Lewis, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and more, as well as special appearances by... Read More

 
Director NJ Agwuna to Receive 2022 Barbara Whitman Award

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation (SDCF), the not-for-profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC) has announced the recipient and four finalists for the 2022 Barbara Whitman Award. NJ Agwuna has been chosen to receive the 2022 award.  Established by theatrical producer Barbara Whitman in 2021, the award recognizes a female, trans, or non-binary early-career director who has demonstrated a unique vision in their work with an... Read More

 
The Acting Company announces 50th Anniversary Gala Monday, June 13

The Acting Company’s Artistic Director Kent Gash and Managing Director Erik Schroeder have announced a celebration of the company’s half century of impact across America with a 50th Anniversary Gala to take place on Mon June 13 at Capitale (130 Bowery). The evening will include a special 50th anniversary performance with notable alumni including Duane Boutté, Jimonn Cole, Keith David, Stephen DeRosa, Harriet Harris, Ezra Knight, JD Mollison, Mary Lou Rosato, Roslyn... Read More

 
The 75th Annual Tony Awards Nominations Shifts Announcement Date to Monday, May 9, 2022

Tony Award Productions has announced that they are shifting the date for the Tony Award Nominations announcement to Mon May 9.  Eligibility for shows opening in the 2021-2022 season has been extended to Wed, May 4.  The Nominations Announcement will take place on the Tony Awards official You Tube page, at 9:00 AM ET / 6:00 AM PT.   The Meet the Nominees event will now take place on Thursday, May 12. Press contact: Shawn Purdy/Slate PR (212/993-5841)... Read More

 
Jill Rafson Appointed Producing Artistic Director of Classic Stage Company

Classic Stage Company announced that Jill Rafson will succeed John Doyle as Producing Artistic Director of the company. Rafson will assume the role beginning June 21, 2022.  Ms Rafson has been with Roundabout Theatre Company since 2005, most recently serving as the company’s Associate Artistic Director as well as Artistic Producer for the Roundabout Underground program in support of emerging playwrights.  She has been a dramaturg for the O’Neill’s National... Read More

 
Vineyard Theatre Announces 2022 Gala Honoring Council Member Carlina Rivera & Celebrating the music of Laura Nyro

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern and Managing Director Suzanne Appel have announced their annual gala which will honor Council Member Carlina Rivera and celebrate the music of Laura Nyro. The gala is scheduled to take place on Mon May 16 beginning with dinner at Boucherie (225 Park Avenue S) with a concert to follow at the Daryl Roth Theatre (101 E 15th Street). The Vineyard's Gala event will include cocktails, dinner, an auction and a concert... Read More

 
The Drama Desk Awards Announces Date of Nominations and Eligibility Cutoff

  The 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards will be back this year, celebrating New York theater, it was announced today by David Barbour and Charles Wright, co-Drama Desk Presidents. The Drama Desk Awards are the only major New York City theater honors for which productions on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off Broadway compete against each other in the same categories. The year’s cutoff for Drama Desk Award... Read More

 
Glenn Close, Joel Grey and More Announced for Irish Rep's 2022 Gala

Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Dir, Ciarán O'Reilly, Producing Dir) has announced performers and presenters for A Celebration of the Musicals of Harold Prince, this season’s annual Gala benefit production. The evening will take place at The Town Hall (123 W 43rd St) on Mon June 13 at 7:00 PM and will honor Loretta Brennan Glucksman with Irish Repertory Theatre’s Visionary Leadership Award in recognition of her philanthropic support of Irish... Read More

 
The Chita Rivera Awards to be held 6/20

The 4th annual Chita Rivera Awards will take place on Mon June 20 at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place) it was announced by Joe Lanteri, Founder and Executive Director of the New York City Dance Alliance Foundation, Inc. Lanteri produces in conjunction with Patricia Watt. This year’s cut off for Chita Rivera Awards consideration is Sunday, May 1, and the nominations will be announced on May 17. Carrying the namesake of one of the great... Read More

 
Prospect Theater Company to hold Spring 2022 Gala

Prospect Theater Company (Cara Reichel, Producing Artistic Dir; Melissa Huber, Managing Dirr) has announced that the return of their annual Spring Gala will honor four members of the Prospect and musical theater community with the first annual Muse Awards: Lia Chang, Naima Kradjian, Leonard Majzlin, and Kenita Miller. Co-hosted by Anika Larsen and Jose Llana, the Spring Gala will be held on Sun May 1st at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th St). The evening includes... Read More

 
The Civilians To Honor Mia Katigbak & Les Waters at 20th Anniversary Gala Concert on May 23

The Civilians (Steve Cosson, Artistic Dir; Margaret Moll, Managing Dir) will honor actor-manager and co-founder of NAATCO Mia Katigbak and Obie Award-winning director and arts leader Les Waters at The Civilians 20th Anniversary Gala Concert. The event, which takes place on Mon May 23 at 6:30 PM at City Winery (25 11th Ave), will celebrate two decades of creative investigation into the richness and complexity of life.The gala concert will feature inspiring stories and songs from The... Read More

 
Broadway Backwards Returns In Person on Monday, May 23

Broadway Backwards, a celebration of LGBTQ+ stories told through the great songs of musical theater, returns to the New Amsterdam (214 West 42nd St) on Mon May 23, 2022. A star-studded evening filled with triumph and joy, the evening salutes love in all forms through the vitality of live theater. Tickets to Broadway Backwards, which is produced by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and benefits Broadway Cares and New York City’s LGBT Community Center, go on... Read More

 
Classic Stage Company Announces ASSASSINS Benefit Concert - Monday May 9

Classic Stage Company (John Doyle, Artistic Director) has announced a one-night-only concert performance of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Assassins on benefit CSC. Featuring the complete cast of CSC’s hit 2021 production, the performance of will take place on Mon May 9 at 7:00 PM at The Stephen Sondheim (124 West 43rd St). A journey through the dark side of the American dream, "Assassins" explores the lives of nine men and women who either killed (or trie... Read More

 
The New York Pops 39th Birthday Gala For The First Time In Forever: The Songs Of Kristen And Bobby Lopez

Samantha Barks, Josh Gad, Maggie Lakis, Rob McClure and Andrew Rannells will join The New York Pops, led by Music Director and Conductor Steven Reineke, for its 39th Birthday Gala, For the First Time In Forever: The Songs of Kristen and Bobby Lopez, honoring songwriting duo Kristen and Bobby Lopez on Mon April 25 at 7:00 PM in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall, presented by The New York Pops. They join previously announced guest artists including Jennifer... Read More

 
Keen Co to present benefit reading of Moss Hart's LIGHT UP THE SKY

Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein has announced the first cast members for the Gala Benefit Reading of the beloved Broadway comedy "Light Up the Sky" by Moss Hart, directed by Mr. Silverstein and featuring an all-star cast.  The one night only event will take place Mon April 25 at 7:00 PM at Theatre 3 at Theatre Row (410 West 42nd St). Leading the cast will be Arnie Burton, Jasminn Johnson, Lauren Molina, Reg Rogers, Ari'el Stachel... Read More

 
Stuttering Association for the Young Gala hosted by SNL's Heidi Gardner

SAY: The Stuttering Association for the Young will host its 20th Annual Benefit Gala, live and in person, on Mon May 9. The evening will begin at 6:00 PM at Tribeca 360˚, and will feature a performance and dinner. Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann are the Honorary Chairs and SNL’s Heidi Gardner will host the Benefit Gala, honoring SAY’s 2022 Budd Mayer Advocacy Award recipient BBDO. Recent recipients of honors from the organization include Thomas Kail, Joe Moglia, Kelli... Read More

 
2022 Lucille Lortel Awards Dates & Honorees

The Lucille Lortel Awards, the honor presented exclusively to recognize Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway, have confirmed their return to a live in-person celebration on Sun May 1 at 7:00 PM at NYU Skirball (566 LaGuardia Place.)  It was also announced that Deirdre O'Connell will be presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award and David Henry Hwang will be inducted onto the famed Playwrights’ Sidewalk in front of the Lucille... Read More

 
2022 Drama League Awards Set for Fri May 20

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shank, Artistic Dir; Bevin Ross, Executive Dir) will welcome André De Shields and Denée Benton as hosts of the 2022 Drama League Awards nominations event on Mon April 25 at 11:00 AM at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (40 Lincoln Center Plaza).  The nomination announcement event will also be livestreamed by BroadwayWorld. The 88th Annual... Read More

 
Atlantic Theater Company Announces 2022 Gala: Let's Party!

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Dir; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Dir) will present their 2022 Gala, Let’s Party!, on Mon May 9 at Loeb Boathouse at Central Park (Park Drive North, East 72nd St). This year, Atlantic is celebrating the first season back on their stages following the 18-month shutdown due to the global pandemic. Featured performers for the evening will include LaChanze, Victoria Clark, Justin... Read More

 
Broadway Bares Returns Live on June 26

Broadway Bares, the modern-day burlesque spectacular, returns live and in the flesh for a 30th anniversary celebration on Sun June 26 at Hammerstein Ballroom (311 West 34th St).Two shows at 9:30 pm and midnight will feature full-out production numbers with more than 150 tantalizing dancers and beloved Broadway stars. This year's theme and special guests will be announced later this spring. This year’s return to an in-person show will be directed by Laya Barak, who... Read More

 
Andrew Stein's "Disruption" to Have Industry Reading on 3/31

"Disruption", a new play written by Andrew Stein and directed by Hersh Ellis will have an industry reading on Thurs March 31 at 4:00 PM at Open Jar Studios (1601 B'way, 11th Fl.) With every aspect of human life documented with data and disrupted by technology, will computers soon be able to tell us what will make us truly happy? And should we listen? One tech gazillionaire thinks so and is using his friends to prove it. The reading features Heidi Blickenstaff, David Wilson Barnes, Tina... Read More

 
"Jar of Fat" by Seayoung Yim Wins 15th Annual Yale Drama Series Prize

The 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize will be awarded to Seayoung Yim for her play "Jar of Fat." The 2022 award recipient was chosen by 2008 winner Neil Wechsler, 2009 winner Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig, 2010 winner Virginia Grise, 2017 winner Jacqueline Goldfinger, 2018 winner Leah Nanako Winkler and 2021 winner Rachel Lynett. As the 2022 Prize winner, Yim receives the David Charles Horn Prize of $10,000, as well as publication of the winning play by Yale University Press and a staged reading. In ... Read More

 
Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center to Honor George C White at 21st Monte Cristo Award Gala

The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center has announced that their founder George C White will be presented with the 21st Monte Cristo Award by former Monte Cristo recipient Michael Douglas on Mon Apr 11, 2022 at Gotham Hall (1356 B'way.) The gala evening will feature performances and remarks by Norm Lewis, Heidi Blickenstaff, Joshua Henry, Tom Kitt, Stephanie D’Abruzzo, Tyler Bunch, Scott Richards, Paulette Haupt, Ellie Ellsworth and others. Also expected attendees... Read More

 
Broadway Stars Unite for 12th Annual "Broadway Belts for PFF' Event

Actress and comedienne Julie Halston will emcee the 12th annual Broadway Belts for PFF!, an evening of entertainment featuring some of Broadway's hottest stars. This year's hybrid event will take place live at New York City's Edison Ballroom and virtually on Fri April 29. The event is the single largest fundraiser for the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF). The evening will features a cocktail reception, cuisine, and performances by... Read More

 
“MILLENNIALS ARE KILLING MUSICALS” to Receive Reading & Public Concert

"Millennials Are Killing Musicals," a new musical written by Nico Juber, which will receive an industry reading on Thurs Mar 31 at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM at Open Jar Studios (1601 B'way), and will be presented in a public concert on Monday, April 4th at 9:30pm at Feinstein’s/54 Below (254 West 54th Street). Featuring direction by Ciara Renée, and a cast including Klea Blackhurst, Alex Boniello, Nicholas Edwards, Lauren Marcus, Olivia Puckett, Marissa Rosen, Nora... Read More

 
Camilla Tassi Named 2022 Burry Fredrik Design Fellow

The Burry Fredrik Foundation has announced projection designer Camilla Tassi as the recipient of the 2022 Burry Fredrik Design Fellowship and its $25,000 award. The Burry Fredrik Design Fellowship was established in 2017 to help launch the careers of graduates from David Geffen School of Drama’s Design Departments. Each year, the Design Program faculty selects one graduating scenic, costume, lighting, projection, or sound designer as the Burry Fredrik... Read More

 
2022 Yale Drama Series Announces Inaugural Short List for Drama Series Prize

The 2022 Yale Drama Series Prize has announced the eight plays chosen for its first-ever Short List. The eight plays selected, listed in alphabetical order, are Jordan Ramirez Puckett’s "A Driving Beat," Lilly Camp’s "All Eight," Matthew Paul Olmos’ "a home what howls (or the house that was ravine)," Seayoung Yim’s "Jar of Fat", Candrice Jones’ "A Medusa Thread," Libby Heily’s "Midnight Showing," Aaron Coleman’s "Tell Me... Read More

 
Atlantic Announces the Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program and Inaugural Writers

Atlantic Theater Company (Neil Pepe, Artistic Director; Jeffory Lawson, Managing Director) has announced its inaugural Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program writers Matthew Capodicasa, Gloria Majule and Alex Riad. The Judith Champion Launch Commissioning Program offers early career playwrights, support of writing a new play and facilitating relationships in the theater industry. The generous gift from Judith Champion allows for the expansion of Atlantic's Launch Commission. All of... Read More

 
75th Tony Awards Set for June 12 at Radio City

The 75th Annual Tony Awards will return to the Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 12th, in a four-hour television and streaming event that will be broadcast live coast to coast for the first time. The celebration will commence at 7:00 – 8:00 PM, ET/4:00 – 5:00 PM, PT with exclusive content streaming only on Paramount+, followed by the presentation of the Tony Awards from 8:00-11:00 PM, LIVE ET/5:00 – 8:00 PM, LIVE PT on the CBS Television Network.  Th... Read More

 
David Henry Hwang and Adam Gwon Join The Dramatists Guild Council

The Dramatists Guild of America has announced that it will add Adam Gwon and David Henry Hwang to its Council. The Guild is governed by a board of directors (Council) elected from its membership. These writers, in various stages of their theatrical careers, meet monthly to decide policy for the Guild. The Dramatists Guild Council is led by four officers, who are elected from within the Council ranks. The current slate of officers is comprised of Amanda Green (President), Branden... Read More

 
The Actors Fund Announces 2022 Gala Honoring Bob Bakish & Robert E Wankel

The Actors Fund has announced the Spring return of The Actors Fund Gala on Mon May 9 with a simultaneous live broadcast at events in New York City and Los Angeles and a national private stream for people to watch around the country. The Actors Fund also announced that Paramount President and CEO Bob Bakish and The Shubert Organization Chairman and CEO Robert E Wankel will receive this year’s Medal of Honor, an annual award that recognizes individuals who have had a profound... Read More

 
Rattlestick Announces Benefit Reading of McNally's "Unusual Acts of Devotion"

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater will present a star-studded reading of playwright Terrence McNally’s "Unusual Acts of Devotion,"  presented in partnership with Tom Kirdahy Productions. The Benefit will be held at the Daryl Roth Theatre (101 E 15th St) on Mon March 14 followed by a cocktail party where guests can mingle with Rattlestick artists over drinks and dessert at The Players (16 Gramercy Park S). Proceeds from this event will go towards Rattestick's Artistic Home... Read More

 
American Repertory Theater Announces Kelvin Dinkins, Jr, as New Executive Director

Harvard University Provost Alan Garber and American Repertory Theater Chair Andy Ory has announced the appointment of Kelvin Dinkins, Jr., as the A.R.T.’s next Executive Director. Dinkins is a recognized leader in American theater and a pioneering voice advocating for transformational culture change in theater leadership, management, and the industry at large. He is currently the General Manager of Yale Repertory Theatre and Assistant Dean and Acting Chair of Theater Management ... Read More

 
Philip J Smith Memorial Celebration Set for Mar 22 at the Music Box

The Shubert Organization (Robert E Wankel, Chairman & CEO) has announced plans for a memorial celebration of its former Chairman, Philip J. Smith on Tues Mar 22 at 1:00 PM at the Music Box (239 West 45th St.) Mr Smith passed away on Jan 15, 2021 at the age of 89. The celebration will be open to the public and all Covid protocols will be observed. Philip J Smith’s rise through the ranks of The Shubert Organization began in 1957 when he became box office treasurer at the... Read More

 
17 Annual American Theater Hall of Fame Fellowship Luncheon Set for 6/17

On Fri June 17 at 12:00 Noon the 17th Annual American Theater Hall of Fame Fellowship Luncheon will be presented in the Eugenia Room at Sardi's (234 W 44th St.)  The luncheon will salute the 60+years career of Broadway theater executive/producer Paul Libin. The 2022 Emerging Theater Artist Grants will be presented by Estelle Parsons. Dana Ivey will be Mistress of Ceremonies. For more information, please visit theaterhalloffame.org. Contact: Terry Hodge... Read More

 
MCC Theater Announces MISCAST22 Honoring Christine Baranski

MCC Theater (Bob LuPone, Bernie Telsey, Will Cantler, Co-Artistic Directors; Blake West, Executive Director) has announced that Miscast22 will take place in-person, returning to the Hammerstein Ballroom on Monday April 4, 2022. The evening will honor Christine Baranski, MCC Board Chair Susan Raanan, and MCC Youth Company Alum Alexander Lambie. This spring, the biggest stars of stage and screen will take to the stage performing songs from roles in which they would not... Read More

 
WP THEATER Announces The 2022 Pipeline Festival

WP Theater, under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty and Managing Director Michael Sag, has announced the 2022 lineup for The Pipeline Festival, the fourth biennial showcase of the artists in its celebrated WP Lab residency for playwrights, directors, and producers. Returning live and in-person from Mar 24 – May 14 at WP Theater (2162 Broadway, at 76th St), with one production to be streamed, the festival is the culmination of the renowned two-year WP... Read More

 
BAC'S Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program Announces Scholars

The Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) and Broadway stage manager Cody Renard Richard have announced the 10 recipients of The Cody Renard Richard Scholarship Program, dedicated to honoring, uplifting and supporting the next generation of Black, Asian, Latinx, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) theatre-makers working behind the scenes. The recipients include Tauheedah Abdullah (Carnegie Mellon University), Maaz Ahmed (Marquette University), Graham Callahan (Kent State University),... Read More

 
The Shubert Organization Acquires GalaPro App

The Shubert Organization has announced that it has acquired the GalaPro App, the software that allows for real-time translations and captioning in theaters. After incubating GalaPro in 2016, The Shubert Organization implemented an organization wide rollout of the software in all of its theatres. Shubert’s first investment in GalaPro was in 2018, before acquiring the GalaPro App in November 2021. The GalaPro App makes the world of entertainment accessible and inclusive to... Read More

 
Rosie's Theater Kids presents Passing It On Gala 2022

Founder Rosie O’Donnell and Artistic and Executive Director Lori Klinger have announced that Rosie’s Theater Kids will return to the stage to honor CBS President and CEO George Cheeks and Broadway producers Cathy and Elliott Masie at this year’s Passing It On Gala, an evening of performances celebrating mentorship. The gala, hosted by BD Wong, will take place Mon April 25 beginning at 7:00 PM with a performance and honoree presentation at The Kaye Playhouse at... Read More

 
The Huntington Announces First Female Artistic Director

Chairman David Epstein and President Sharon Malt, on behalf of The Huntington’s Board of Trustees and Advisors have announced the appointment of stage director, producer, and community builder Loretta Greco as The Huntington’s next Norma Jean Calderwood Artistic Director. She will be the first woman in the role and the fourth artistic leader in The Huntington’s 40-year history. She will begin immediately on a consultant basis and join the company full time starting... Read More

 
Keen Company announces the 2022 Playwrights Lab

Keen Company Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein has announced his plans for Keen’s Playwrights Lab, including the playwrights for the 2022 Lab, readings from the 2021 participants, as well as a roundtable discussion with the ’21 playwrights on the process of developing new work. The 2022 Lab Playwrights participants will be Kristoffer Diaz (The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity), Sarah Schulman (Carson McCullers), and Anna Ziegler (Boy). Each year, the Keen Playwrights... Read More

 
The Barrow Group to Open New $4M Performing Arts Center

Having spent more than a year offering its artist development and training programming over Zoom during the pandemic, The Barrow Group (Lee Brock, Seth Barrish Co-Artistic Dirs; Robert Yu Serrell, Executive Dir) has announced that it will open a new performing arts center at 520 8th Avenue in April of 2022. Aiming to play a role in revitalizing the hard-hit cultural scene in New York City, The Barrow Group’s new 13,155 sq ft home currently plans a dynamic 60-seat theater, 5... Read More

 
Chita Rivera and Danny Burstein to be Honored by Encompass New Opera Theatre

Encompass New Opera Theatre (Nancy Rhodes, Artistic Dir), The Board of Trustees and The Encompass Honorary Gala Chairs, Sheldon Harnick and Maury Yeston will pay tribute to theatrical luminaries, Chita Rivera and Danny Burstein with a star-studded musical salute.  The evening – hosted by Midge Woolsey of Thirteen/WNET and WQXR Radio - will feature recollections and tributes by well-known... Read More

 
MTC Announces Judith Champion Playwriting Fellowship and Inaugural Recipient Zora Howard

Manhattan Theatre Club (Lynne Meadow, Artistic Dir; Barry Grove, Executive Prod) has announced the creation of the Judith Champion Playwriting Fellowship, which will be awarded by MTC annually. Fully supported by MTC Patron Judith Champion, the Fellowship will provide artistic and financial resources to one playwright each season to write and develop a new commissioned play while in residence at MTC. Fellowship recipients will also participate in the life of the institution in a manner... Read More

 
2022 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize Finalists Announced

The Susan Smith Blackburn Prize has announced 10 Finalists for its prestigious playwriting award, the oldest and largest prize awarded to women+ playwrights - now in its 44th year. Chosen from a group of over 160 plays submitted from around the world, the 2022 Finalists are: Chiara Atik (US) "Poor Clare"; Daniella De Jesús (US) "Get Your Pink Hands Off Me Sucka and Give Me Back (FKA Columbus Play)"; Sarah Hanly (Ireland) "Purple Snowflakes and... Read More

 
New York Theatre Workshop to Honor James C Nicola

New York Theatre Workshop will honor their Artistic Director James C Nicola on Mon April 11 at with gala at Capitale (130 Bowery.) The evening will include dinner and performances starting at 6:00 PM written by Victor I Cazeres with direction by Kevin Cahoon and musical direction by Charlie Alterman. Performers and presenters will include Anthony Rapp (RENT, “Star Trek: Discovery”), Daphne Rubin-Vega (RENT, In the Heights), Wilson Jermaine Heredia (RENT, La Cage aux Folles),... Read More

 
Irish Rep's 2022 Gala Set for 6/13

Irish Repertory Theatre (Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director, and Ciarán O'Reilly, Producing Director) has announced its 2022 Gala concert, A Tribute to Our Pal: The Musicals of Harold Prince, which will take place at The Town Hall (123 W 43rd St) on Mon June 13 at 7:00 PM. The evening will honor Loretta Brennan Glucksman with Irish Repertory Theatre’s Visionary Leadership Award in recognition of her philanthropic support... Read More

 
César Alvarez & Isabella Dawis win 2022 Kleban Prizes

The Kleban Foundation celebrates the 32nd anniversary of the annual Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre with the announcement of the 2022 prizewinners. The Kleban Prize for the most promising musical theatre lyricist has been awarded to César Alvarez (they/them). The Kleban Prize for the most promising musical theatre librettist has been awarded to Isabella Dawis.The 32nd anniversary annual Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre will be presented in a virtual ceremony streaming... Read More

 
Roundabout Now Accepting Applications: Directing Fellowship and Directors Grou

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) is now accepting applications for two of the institution’s signature Artists-in-Residence programs: the Roundabout Directing Fellowship and the Leon Levy Foundation Roundabout Directors Group. The deadline for applications is Thurs March 10. Applicants may apply for one or both programs. For more information and to submit an application, please visit roundabouttheatre.org/about/artists-in-residence-program. An online... Read More

 
Black Theatre Coalition Announces Inaugural Producing Fellows

Co-founders T. Oliver Reid, Warren Adams, and Reginald “Reggie” Van Lee, along with Executive Director Olivia Jones and Program Director Lico Whitfield, announced today the members of their inaugural cohort of Producing Fellows as part of the Black Theatre Coalition Fellowship Program. The Black Theatre Coalition Fellowship in Producing is a one-year fellowship that provides each fellow with job placement in a Broadway Producing office and a $50,000 annual salary. ... Read More

 
Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center to Honor George C White at Monte Cristo Award Gala

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced that it will present the 21st Monte Cristo Award to its Founder George C White.  Mr White's career includes not only his 37 years as President of the O’Neill and Chairman of its Board of Trustees, but also numerous activities and accomplishments in theater throughout the world. A gala evening in celebration of White’s legacy will be held at the Gotham Hall (1356... Read More