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This Week on Broadway for July 19, 2020: Summer Reading

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about recommendations for Summer Reading. Also, Peter attends a live performance in NYC! Michael talks about a new musical film, “ODE TO PASSION” and “FIFTH OF JULY”. Michael and Peter also discuss the new documentary, “Kaye Ballard: The Show Goes On!” This read more


Today on Broadway: Friday, July 17, 2020

“Six” Cancels U.K. Drive-In Tour; West End’s “Frozen,” Los Angeles’ “Hamilton,” and More Announce New Dates; Disney+ To Stream Howard Ashman Documentary “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated:Ashley Steves [email protected] | @NoThisIsAshleyJames read more


Special Episode: Jordan Schildcrout on Broadway’s Long-Running Plays

Covering 100 years of theatre history, In the Long Run: A Cultural History of Broadway’s Hit Plays traces the long-running Broadway play as a distinct cultural phenomenon that rises and falls from 1918 to 2018. The book presents in-depth analysis of 15 plays that ran over 1,000 performances, examining what read more


Today on Broadway: Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Obies Announce Winners, Davenport to Develop Jukebox Shows, Eleven Elphabas Sing “Defying Gravity” 1) Obie Awards Announce 2020 Winners 2) Theatrical News Primary Wave Music Publishing hires Ken Davenport for theatrical development Musical Adaptation of “The Lost Boys” Could Hit Stage in 2021 https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Musical-Version-of-Cult-Classic-Film-THE-LOST-BOYS-Could-Hit-the-Stage-in-2021-20200714 Old Vic Declines Acquisition Offer from read more


Tell Me More | Episode 49: Beth Malone on Lessons of ‘Fun Home’ Stage Door, Judy Garland

On today’s episode, Matt speaks with the “Fun Home” Tony nominee Beth Malone. On Tuesday, July 14 at 8 p.m. ET, Beth will join Lena Hall, Adam Pascal, Nathan Lee Graham, Alice Ripley, Jessica Vosk, Ann Harada, Eva Noblezada, George Salazar, Ann Hampton Callaway, and more for the eighth annual read more


Today on Broadway: Monday, July 13, 2020

Broadway League Approves 15-Second COVID Test, Tonya Pinkins Essay on Performative Activism, Matt Reviews Play-PerView’s “The Few” “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated:  Ashley Steves [email protected] | @NoThisIsAshleyJames Marino [email protected] | @JamesMarinoMatt read more