Highlights

Reunion Concert of "Ragtime" set for March 27 at the Minskoff

The Entertainment Community Fund has announced that the one-night-only benefit reunion concert of "Ragtime,"  originally scheduled for 2020, will take place on Mon Mar 27 at the Minskoff (200 West 45th St). The event will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the show’s Broadway opening and will star original cast members including Audra McDonald (“Sarah”), Brian Stokes Mitchell (“Coalhouse Walker, Jr.”) and Peter... Read More

 
Vineyard Theatre Announces 40th Anniversary Gala Artists

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern and Managing Director Suzanne Appel have announced initial performers and speakers for Vineyard Theatre’s 40th Anniversary gala on Mon Feb 13. The gala will honor actor Billy Crudup with celebratory toasts to Ken Greiner, Chair, Vineyard Board of Directors and Marcia Pendelton, President and Founder of Walk Tall Girl Productions beginning at 6:00 PM at The Edison Ballroom (240 West 47th St). Scheduled to appear... Read More

 
Broadway Bares Set for Sunday, June 18

Broadway Bares will once again kick off Pride week in New York City with two performances featuring more than 150 of the city’s most delectable dancers on Sun June 18 at the Hammerstein Ballroom.  Tickets to Broadway Bares, which is produced by and benefits Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, are available at broadwaycares.org.  Shows at 9:30 pm and midnight will feature stunning, modern-day burlesque production numbers with choreography and... Read More

 
17th Annual Goodspeed Festival of New Musicals Announced for March

Goodspeed Musicals will present its 17th Annual Goodspeed Festival of New Musicals, a three-day festival of brand-new works with insider events, seminars, cabarets and staged readings. The Festival kicks off on Fri Mar 17 at The Goodspeed with a staged reading of "Double Helix" with Book, Music and Lyrics by Madeline Myers. In the mid-20th century, the race to find the structure of DNA grips the scientific community. One brilliant young researcher, Rosalind... Read More

 
Amas Musical Theatre to Honor Sheryl Lee Ralph at 54th Annual Gala Benefit Concert

Amas Musical Theatre (Donna Trinkoff, Artistic Producer) will celebrate its 54th Anniversary at its annual Gala Benefit Concert on Mon May 15 at Theatre 555 (555 West 42nd St) with a post-concert reception at Penthouse 45 (432 West 45th St). The gala evening will begin at 6:00 PM with a champagne toast. At 7:00 PM the show begins with a performance by teenagers from The Rosetta LeNoire Musical Theatre Academy followed by a concert performance of "Oh! Henry! The Music of Henry Krieger",... Read More

 
Audra McDonald to be Honred at Theater Hall of Fame Luncheon

On Fri May 12 at 12:00 Noon, the Theater Hall of Fame Inc will present the 18th Annual Theater Hall of Fame Emerging Theater Artist Grants Luncheon at Sardi's (234 W 44th St.) The 2023 Honoree will be Audra McDonald and Susan Stroman is Mistress of Ceremonies. Contact:Terry Hodge Taylor (917/472-7906)...  Read More

 
Len Cariou Leads Cast in One Night Only Staged Reading of "Zaglada"

Theatre at St. Clement’s will present a one night only staged reading of "Zaglada," a new play by Richard Vetere, directed by Dan Wackerman at Theatre at St. Clement’s (423 W 46th St) on Mon Jan 23 at 7:00 PM. Admission is free. "Zagłada" is about a 90-year-old Polish man living in Maspeth, Queens, who is exposed by an African-American journalist as having been a Kapo in Buchenwald. The man shoots at the journalist, is arrested for firing an illegal firearm, and is held a... Read More

 
Barry Grove, Manhattan Theatre Club's Executive Producer, to Step Down at End of 2022-2023 Season

Barry Grove will step down as the Executive Producer of Manhattan Theatre Club at the conclusion of the 2022-2023 season. Under Lynne Meadow and Grove’s leadership, MTC has produced nearly 450 American and World Premieres. MTC’s first ten seasons took place off-off-Broadway in a three-story Bohemian social hall on East 73rd St. In the 1983-84 season, Grove and Meadow moved the company Off-B'way to New York City Center, creating a 300-seat theatre and, a year later, adding a... Read More

 
A new memoir from producer Julian Schlossberg to be releases Jan 31

Try Not to Hold It Against Me: A Producer’s Life, a new memoir about stage and screen producer Julian Schlossberg will be published by Beaufort Books and released January 31, 2023. With a foreword by Elaine May, Schlossberg’s memoir tells the story of a boy from the Bronx who makes it to Broadway and beyond. Schlossberg takes readers through the trials and triumphs of work and play in his roles as a Broadway, Off-Broadway, film and TV producer; a radio and TV host; and documentarian... Read More

 
2023 Kleban Prizes to be presented to Ryan Scott Oliver & Ethan Lipton

The Kleban Foundation has announced the recipients of the 33rd annual Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre. The 2023 Kleban Prize for the most promising musical theatre lyricist has been awarded to Ryan Scott Oliver. The 2023 Kleban Prize for the most promising musical theatre librettist has been awarded to Ethan Lipton. The Kleban Foundation will present the prizes on Mon Feb 6 at 5:00 PM in a private ceremony (by invitation only) hosted by ASCAP and BMI at BMI’s New York City headquarters... Read More

 
Casting announced for Jan 23 presentation of "Rutka," a new indie-rock musical

Casting has been announced for a concert performance of the new musical RUTKA. Selections from the show’s indie rock score will be presented on Mon Jan 23 at 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM at the Bruno Walter Auditorium at the New York Public Library for Performing Arts at Lincoln Center (40 Lincoln Center Plaza). Ticket inquiries may be made at RutkaRSVP@KGMTheatrical.com.  The cast for the presentation will include Judy Kaye, Julie Benko,  Andrew Barth... Read More

 
INFERNAL:THE MUSICAL To Have Private Industry Readings on January 26 & 27 -

The Infernal Company, LLC will present two private industry readings (by invitation only) of "Infernal: The Musical" with book and lyrics by Misha Mullany, music by Ms Mullany and Brent Morden, and music direction and arrangements by Mr Morden. Directed by Alex Sanchez, the readings will be held on Thurs January 26 and Fri January 27. For inquiries, please email martin@pstheatricals.com.  "Infernal" is a rock musical based on "Dante's Inferno" that explores consequences, ... Read More

 
Grill & Chowder Win the Inaugural Relentless Musical Award

The American Playwriting Foundation (David Bar Katz, Founding Artistic Director) and Building for the Arts (David J Roberts, President) have announced that Shayok Misha Chowdhury and Laura Grill Jaye, professionally known as Grill and Chowder, have won the Relentless Musical Award for their new musical "How the White Girl Got Her Spots and Other 90s Trivia."  As the creators of the winning submission, Grill and Chowder will receive $65,000 as well as opportunities to have How the White... Read More

 
Broadway Advocacy Coalition Announces Class of Fellows for 2023

Broadway Advocacy Coalition (BAC) has announced the 2023 fellows selected to participate in the third annual BAC Artivism Fellowship, created to support artist-activists using their tools to have an impact on the world around them.The selected fellows are Camille Thomas (she/her) and UGBA (pronoun inclusive). This year’s fellowship will support BAC’s partner The Alliance for Quality Education (AQE) in advancing their advocacy efforts on the Judge Judith Kaye’s ... Read More

 
76th Annual Tony Awards Set for June 11

CBS will present “The 76th Annual Tony Awards,” which will broadcast live on Sun June 11  on the CBS Television Network, and streaming live and on demand on Paramount+. The Tony Awards eligibility cut-off date for the 2022-2023 season is Thurs April 27 for all Broadway productions which meet all eligibility requirements. Nominations for the 2023 Tony Awards will be announced on Tues May 2. For the first time, the Tony Awards will be presented at the historic United Palace... Read More

 
MCC Theater Announces MISCAST23 Honoring Vanessa Williams

MCC Theater (Bernie Telsey and Will Cantler, Co-Artistic Dirs; Blake West, Executive Dir) has announced that Miscast23 will take place at the Hammerstein Ballroom on Mon Apr 3. The evening will honor Vanessa Williams and MCC Youth Company alumna Lianny Toval. At Miscast the biggest stars of stage and screen will take to the stage performing songs from roles in which they would not traditionally be cast. All tickets will be available for purchase at www.mcctheater.org/miscast.... Read More

 
HERE, IndieSpace, New Ohio, and Rattlestick Form Rehearsal Co-Op

HERE, IndieSpace, New Ohio and Rattlestick have formed the West Village Rehearsal Co-Op located at 60-74 Gansevoort Street partnership with Community Board #2 (CB2), Aurora Capital Associates, and William Gottlieb Real Estate. The space will be home to a diverse membership of theater artists and companies, and will leave a lasting imprint on the neighborhood’s arts scene. With their 99-year lease, West Village Rehearsal Co-op ensures that the location is secured for cultural... Read More

 
The Public's Under the Radar Festival Begins Performances

The Public Theater (Oskar Eustis, Artistic Dir; Patrick Willingham, Exec Dir) began performances for the 18th annual UNDER THE RADAR FESTIVAL (UTR) on Wed January 4. The festival returns to in-person performances after three years at The Public Theater’s flagship building at Astor Place and five partner venues: Brooklyn Academy of Music, Chelsea Factory, La MaMa, the New York Public Library, and NYU Skirball Center. Curated by UTR Festival Director Mark Russell, the 19-day festival will... Read More

 
The Drama League Awards 2023 Dates Announced

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Artistic Dir; Bevin Ross, Executive Director) has announced The 89th Annual Drama League Awards, the annual luncheon ceremony and its pre-event industry reception, will be presented at The Ziegfeld Ballroom (141 W 54th St, NYC) on Fri May 19, 2023 at 12:00 PM. Nominations for the 2022-23 Broadway and Off-Broadway season will be announced on Tues Apr 25 at 11:00 AM at a location to be announced shortly. Broadway and Off-Broadway productions will... Read More

 
Ars Nova Announces 2023 Residencies Welcoming 13 New Artists and Groups to its Resident Artist Community

Ars Nova, under the leadership of Founding Artistic Director Jason Eagan and Producing Executive Director Renee Blinkwolt, has announced 13 new artists and groups selected for 2023 residencies. Designed to foreground Ars Nova’s values through the creation of more equitable and power-sharing curatorial practices, the Vision Residency was launched in 2020 with the goal of expanding Ars Nova’s artistic vision by inviting artist-curators to program our stages and digital platform with... Read More

 
Roundabout Theatre Company Announces 2023 Gala

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) has announced their 2023 Gala will honor Amy Sherman-Palladino, Daniel Palladino, Scott Ellis, and Black Theatre United on Mon March 6 at the Ziegfeld Ballroom (141 W 54th St). Two-time Tony Award winner Sutton Foster will perform a unique concert created exclusively for the special occasion. The evening will celebrate Mr Palladino and Mrs Sherman-Palladino with the Ovation Award for Excellence in Philanthropy, given to those who ... Read More

 
Out of the Box Theatrics Announces RED EYES Reading

Out of the Box Theatrics and Jennifer Campos Productions will present a staged reading of "Red Eyes" by Michael León on Mon Dec 12, available for in person or livestream viewing. For Carlos, sexual desires come with terrifying results -- the visions of a haunting Red-Eyed figure. After a surprising blowout at the grocery store prompts his fiance to put their wedding on hold, Carlos unwillingly seeks help for his volatile outburst. As he takes a journey backward, Carlos... Read More

 
Red Bull Theater to Present Benefit Performance of Your Own Thing

Red Bull Theater will present a benefit performance of the 1968 Rock Musical "Your Own Thing" at 7:30 PM on Mon Dec  12th at Peter Norton Symphony Space (2537 B'way.) The first New York presentation in decades will feature Eddie Cooper, Lilli Cooper, Santino Fontana, Lesli Margherita, Simon Pearl, Michael Pilato, Jennifer Sánchez, and Vaden Thurgood. A storm shipwrecks an up-and-coming music duo, twins Viola and Sebastian. The pair... Read More

 
A.R.T. Announces 2023 Gala To Honor Harvard University President Lawrence S. Bacow & Adele Fleet Bacow

American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard University, led by Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director Diane Paulus and Executive Director Kelvin Dinkins, Jr have announced its 2023 Gala will honor departing Harvard University President Lawrence S. Bacow  and Adele Fleet Bacow for their impact on the arts at Harvard and beyond. The Harvard campus location of the May 8 event will be announced at a future date. The A.R.T.’s 2023 Gala will be chaired by Linda... Read More

 
A.R.T./NY appoints Talia Corren Co-Executive Director

The Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York (A.R.T./NY) has announced Talia Corren’s appointment to the role of Co-Executive Director. Corren joins forces with Co-Executive Director Risa Shoup at the dawn of a new era for the service organization, as it adopts a model of shared executive leadership to envision and realize A.R.T./NY’s second half-century of impact. Corren’s appointment follows a 7-month, nationwide search run collaboratively by A.R.T./NY’s staff, ... Read More

 
Lawrence Zucker, Executive Director of The Town Hall for 44 years, to Step Down

After 44 years of leading The Town Hall as its Executive Director, Lawrence Zucker will be stepping down from his leadership role at the end of the calendar year. Zucker first came to Town Hall in 1978, to join Marvin Leffler, President, of The Town Hall Foundation, the non-profit corporation that has run Town Hall since 1973. Together they renovated and revitalized the storied, 1500-seat venue in the heart of Times Square. Zucker will be succeeded as Interim Executive Director by Ted... Read More

 
Transport Group to Present "IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE" Benefit

Transport Group has announced casting for its one-night-only performance of the Frank Capra holiday classic, "It’s a Wonderful Life,"  directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III, which takes place Mon Dec 12, at 8:00 PM, at The Sheen Center for Thought and Culture (18 Bleecker St.)  Joining Donna Lynne Champlin, who stars as George Bailey, are Barbara Andres as Mr. Gower; Sherry D Boone as Mary Hatch; Marc Kudisch as Nick the Bartender; Michael Mastro as... Read More

 
Cast and Creative Team Announced for Entertainment Community Fund's CHESS Benefit Concert

Producers Tom Hulce and Ira Pittelman, and the Entertainment Community Fund, formerly The Actors Fund, announced today the complete cast and creative team for the one-night-only benefit concert of the legendary musical "Chess" on Mon Dec 12 at 7:30 pm ET at the Broadhurst. Joining the cast are Bradley Dean as “Ivan Molokov,” Tony  Sean Allan Krill as “Walter de Courcey,” and  Bryce Pinkham as “The Arbiter” with Kate Bailey, Joe... Read More

 
Black Theatre United Announces New Executive Committee

Black Theatre United (BTU) has announced its new Executive Leadership Committee which includes President LaChanze, Vice President Michael McElroy, Secretary Lisa Dawn Cave, Treasurer Norm Lewis and Compliance Officer Tamara Tunie. BTU kicks off the theatre season fulfilling two major pledges from the New Deal for Broadway, created in partnership with various Broadway theater owners, producers, creatives, and unions to honor Black theatre artists. On Sept 13 the Shubert Organization... Read More

 
The Theatre World Awards "77th Annual Awards Ceremony" Set for Monday, June 5, 2023

The Theatre World Awards Board of Directors, Dale Badway, President, has announced, today, the 77th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony will take place on Mon June 5, 2023 beginning at 7:00 PM. The 2023 Honorees for the Theatre World Award for an Outstanding Debut Performance in a Broadway or Off-Broadway Production, the 14th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater, the landmark 10th Annual John Willis Award, and theatre venue, will be announced in the spring of 2023. Hosted... Read More

 
Theatre Communications Group 2023 Gala to Honor Samuel L Jackson & Latanya Richardson Jackson

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, has announced that the 2023 TCG Gala: Our Stories will be held on Mon Jan 9, 2023, at The Edison Ballroom (240 W 47th St). The Gala will honor Samuel L. Jackson and LaTanya Richardson Jackson and will include festive performances, inspiring speakers, and a celebratory dinner with theater leaders and enthusiasts. Co-Chairs are the Broadway producer Brian Anthony Moreland and theatre publicist and past honoree Rick... Read More

 
Red Bull Theater to Present Benefit Performance of YOUR OWN THING

Red Bull Theater has announced that Lesli Margherita, Simon Pearl, Michael Pilato, and Vaden Thurgood have been added to the cast of their one-night-only benefit performance of the hit 1968 rock musical "Your Own Thing" on Mon Dec 12 at 7:30 PM at the Peter Jay Sharp at Symphony Space. Previously announced cast members Eddie Cooper, Lilli Cooper , Jennifer Sánchez & Santino Fontana. The performance will also feature special appearances... Read More

 
NAMT Now Accepting Submissions for 35th Annual Festival of New Musicals

National Alliance for Musical Theatre (Betsy King Militello, Executive Dir) is now accepting submissions for the 35th Annual FESTIVAL OF NEW MUSICALS, to be held on Thurs Oct 26 and Fri Oct 27, 2023. Again, this year, writers can submit their musical without a professional endorsement. Additionally, there is no application fee for submissions made by Tues Dec 20, 2022. The late deadline is Tues Jan 10, 2023. The application can be found at namt.org/festapp. Each year, the Festival... Read More

 
Industry reading of "Memoirs of a Forgotten Man" will feature John Cariani

DW Gregory’s political thriller "Memoirs of a Forgotten Man" will receive an industry reading on Thurs Dec 1 at 2:30 PM. Directed by James Glossman, the reading takes place at the Mary Rodgers Room at the Dramatists Guild (1501 B'way, Suite 710). The reading is free and open to the public. Reservations, which are recommended, can be made by emailing memoirsofaforgottenman@gmail.com. Long before fake news was a trending topic, it was called propaganda. And in Stalin’s... Read More

 
ATCA announces Brittani Samuel as Inaugural Edward Medina Prize winner

The American Theatre Critics Association (ATCA) has named critic and journalist Brittani Samuel to receive the inaugural Edward Medina Prize for Excellence in Cultural Criticism.  ATCA created this new award to recognize theater critics and journalists in the United States from under-represented groups who write about theater and its role in highlighting people from various cultures, backgrounds and experiences. The prize also is intended to encourage increased readership of cultural... Read More

 
New York Stage and Film Names Liz Carlson Interim Artistic Director

New York Stage and Film has announced that Artistic Director Chris Burney will be leaving at the end of his contract in December 2022 to pursue new, professional opportunities in education and commercial theatre. Liz Carlson, who has been part of NYSAF for more than 15 years, most recently serving as Artistic Producer, will become the Interim Artistic Director effective immediately and work alongside Burney until his departure. Carlson will program the 2023 Summer Season and work with the... Read More

 
Terrence McNally Foundation Announces Launch

Broadway producer Tom Kirdahy has announced today the creation of the Terrence McNally Foundation, continuing the playwright’s legacy of mentorship and activism. The Terrence McNally Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization committed to supporting bold new voices in the American theatre by providing financial and institutional support to early-career playwrights. In addition, the Foundation is committed to supporting LGBTQ causes, as McNally did throughout his life.  As... Read More

 
Manhattan Theatre Club Announces Winter Benefit 2023

Manhattan Theatre Club will present its Winter Benefit on Mon Jan 23 at the Ziegfeld Ballroom (141 W 54th St). The festive evening will feature a cocktail reception, an elegant dinner, and an exclusive, one-night-only performance by actress and singer Kelli O'Hara, accompanied by Dan Lipton. The Winter Benefit begins with cocktails at 7:00 PM, followed by dinner and the performance. All proceeds from this annual event will support MTC in developing and presenting new work. In ... Read More

 
Lortel Awards Change Eligibility Rules

The Off-Broadway League and the Lucille Lortel Theatre have announced a change in eligibility rules for the Lucille Lortel Awards. While membership in the Off-Broadway League, seating capacity and union contracts prohibit some productions from being eligible, the Lortel Awards Administration Committee in collaboration with the Off-Broadway League Board of Directors has lowered the minimum seating capacity requirement of Lortel Award- eligible shows from 100 to 76. Off-Broadway... Read More

 
WP Theater Announces 2022-2024 "Pipeline" Artists

WP THEATER (Producing Artistic Director Lisa McNulty, Managing Director Michael Sag) is thrilled to announce the fifteen artists selected for the 2022-2024 WP Lab. The two-year residency begins now, and culminates with the biennial WP Pipeline Festival in 2024. The artistic heart of WP Theater, the two-year Lab residency provides rising stars in the industry with a vital professional network, entrepreneurial and leadership training, rehearsal space, and mos... Read More

 
Gingold Theatrical Group announces A SCINTILLATING SHAW PARTY

Gingold Theatrical Group (David Staller, Founding Artistic Director) will continue GTG’s 17th Season with their annual special evenings of community events that embrace human rights and free speech with A Scintillating Shaw Party. The vent will feature a chat with the experts about all things George Bernard Shaw on Mon Nov 7th at 7:00 PM at Theatre Row (410 W 42nd St). All of GTG’s programs, inspired by the works of Mr Shaw, are designed to provoke peaceful... Read More

 
SHANGHAI SONATAS, private industry reading of a new musical to take place Oct 28

Memor NYC, Inc. will present a development reading of SHANGHAI SONATAS, a new musical with music by Sean (Xiang) Gao, lyrics by Joyce Hill Stoner and book by Alan Goodson. Chongren Fan will direct the by-invitation only development reading on Frid Oct 28 at 3:00 PM at Theater 555 (555 W 42nd St.) For those who cannot attend October 28, limited space may be available at a presentation on Thurs Oct 27 at 4:00 PM.)Theatre professionals can direct inquiries... Read More

 
The Shubert Organization Announces Applications Open for its 2023 Artistic Circle

As part of its ongoing commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), The Shubert Organization has established the Artistic Circle, an initiative to bring more BIPOC producers into the commercial American theatre landscape. In 2022, the first year of the program, Shubert supported five producers who have developed an impressive range of work. Victoria Detres, Lawryn LaCroix, Bryan Joseph Lee, Sammy Lopez, and Danny Marin are the foundation of a community that will continue to grow as new... Read More

 
The 14th Annual Jimmy Awards Return June 26, 2023 at Broadway’s Minskoff Theatre

The Broadway League Foundation has announced that the 14th annual Jimmy Awards will take place on Mon June 26, 2023 at 7:30 PM at the Minskoff (200 West 45th St.) The ceremony highlights the best of high school musical theatre talent and features nominees from over 40 regions around the U.S.  The Jimmy Awards is a national talent showcase celebrating outstanding student achievement and recognizes the importance of theatre arts education in schools. The evening... Read More

 
Vineyard Paula Vogel Playwriting Award will be presented to T Adamson

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern have announced that T. Adamson is the recipient of the 2022-23 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award. Adamson will be presented with the award at The Vineyard's Emerging Artists Celebration on Tues Nov 15 at 6:00 PM. Judy Kuhn is set to host the event at her Tribeca loft. Following the award presentation, and continuing the tradition of a conversation with the previous year’s recipient, Ryan J. Haddad will sit dow... Read More

 
Classic Stage Company Announces Performers and Presenters for 2022 Annual Gala

Classic Stage Company (Jill Rafson, Producing Artistic Dir) has announced that their 2022 Annual Gala will honor recently-departed Artistic Director John Doyle. The Gala will take place on Mon Oct 24 at 6pm at Capitale (130 Bowery). Performers and presenters will include Adam Chanler-Berat, Eddie Cooper, Alma Cuervo, Manoel Felciano, Ann Harada, Bianca Horn, Ann Hould-Ward, Greg Jarrett, Austin Ku, Judy Kuhn, Kelvin Moon Loh, Kara Mikula, Jim Parsons, Soara-Joye Ross, Thom Sesma, Ryan... Read More

 
Willaimstown Theatre Festival 2022 Gala set for November 17

Williamstown Theatre Festival (Jenny Gersten, Interim Artistic Dir) has announced that the 2022 WTF Gala in New York City will be held at City Winery (25 Eleventh Avenue at Hudson River) on Mon Nov 7. The evening will mark the return of the Late-Night Cabaret, a beloved tradition at the Festival. The Gala will feature special appearances by Alex Edelman, Christopher Fitzgerald, James Naughton, Steven Pasquale, and Phillipa Soo with others to be announced shortly. Kris Kukul will serve as... Read More

 
TRY IT LIKE THIS Benefit for SDCF set for Oct 17

Stage Directors and Choreographers Foundation, the not-for-profit foundation of Stage Directors and Choreographers Society (SDC), has announced the line-up of artists for Try It Like This: Directors and Choreographers Take the Stage, an evening of performances on Mon Oct 17 at 54 Below. The one-night-only fundraiser will turn the spotlight on directors and choreographers. Try It Like This will feature some of the theatre’s finest directors and choreographers performing together... Read More

 
The Drama League Opens Applications for the 2023-24 Directors Project

The Drama League (Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, Artistic Dir; Bevin Ross, Executive Dir) has opened the 2023-2024 applications for its acclaimed umbrella of service programs, collectively called The Directors Project. These programs, which for the last four decades have provided unparalleled industry-leading production opportunities, career development, and professional growth, give early and mid-career directors paid fellowships, residencies to develop new works, and assistantships a... Read More

 
Ensemble Studio Theatre Announces Casting for Marathon of One-Act Plays

Ensemble Studio Theatre has announced complete casting today for the 38th Marathon of One-Act Plays, which will be fully comprised of work from artists who identify as Black, Indigenous & People of Color (BIPOC). This year's selection of eleven plays was curated by Co-Artistic Directors Mike Lew and Colette Robert. Ten plays will be presented across two different series from Sunday October 16 through Sunday November 13 at EST (545 West 52nd St). An eleventh play, "Yan... Read More

 
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