October 21, 2014

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PLAYBILL POLL: In What Role Would You Like to See Ariana Grande Return to Broadway?

After Gloria Estefan revealed Ariana Grande was among her picks to portray her in On Your Feet, Playbill.com wondered: What role would you like to see Grande play on Broadway?

"The Art of the Possible": Directors Who Changed the Game for Broadway Musicals

Playbill correspondent Ben Rimalower offers a collection of some of the most influential and accomplished directors on Broadway.

THE DVD SHELF: "The Normal Heart" Finally Comes to the Screen, Revisiting the "Wonder Years" and Some of Steven Spielberg's Best

This month's column looks at the Emmy Award-winning HBO version of Larry Kramer's "The Normal Heart," the first-ever complete release of the well-remembered sitcom "The Wonder Years" and more.

Playbill's New Advice Column Shares the Secret to Becoming the Next Mindy Kaling or Idina Menzel

Playbill.com's "Hey, Johnny!" theatrical advice column is back this week with responses for two of our readers on how to stand out from the crowd.

The Belle of Off-Broadway: Joely Richardson on Her Family's Legacy, Emily Dickinson and the Importance of the Bumblebee

Joely Richardson, starring in The Belle of Amherst at the Westside Theatre, shares the challenges of starring in a one-woman show and how Emily Dickinson has influenced her e-mails.

STAGE VIEWS: Bedbugs!!! Star Brian Charles Rooney On Gentleman's Guide, Aaron Lazar, Chess and More

Playbill.com's series features actors commenting on their recent theatregoing experiences, what productions they're looking forward to and more.

Broadway's Christmas Week Performance Schedule

Most Broadway shows have an irregular performance schedule during Christmas week (Dec. 22-Dec. 28).

How August Wilson Made Kinky Boots Star Billy Porter a Playwright

With his debut as a playwright, the Tony Award and Grammy Award-winning star of Kinky Boots presents a new look at black life in Pittsburgh in the Primary Stages production of While I Yet Live. This inspiration came from playwright August Wilson.


Stage Managers For Spring Touring Season

ArtsPower National Touring Theatre

Female Singers

The Manhattan Dolls

IT Manager

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey

Admissions Coordinator

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts



Meryl Streep Plays Off-Key Diva in New Film Co-Starring Hugh Grant

THE SCREENING ROOM: Happy Birthday, Aaron Tveit; Performances from Wicked, Les Miz, Next to Normal and More (Video)

Diane Paulus to Lead NYC Staged Reading of Witness Uganda Musical with Adam Kantor and Amber Iman

Listen to "It's The Hard Knock Life" From the "Annie" Remake, Starring Quvenzhane Wallis (Audio)

Shia LaBeouf Speaks Out on Orphans, Stalking Alec Baldwin and "Uncalculated Behavior" at Cabaret

Wicked Frozen, a Mash-Up by People Who Have Never Seen Wicked or "Frozen," Will Have NYC Run

PHOTO ARCHIVE: "Live in Living Color!" Celebrating Birthday Boy Aaron Tveit

MTC's World Premiere of Lost Lake, With Tracie Thoms and John Hawkes, Begins Today

"Fugly!," Fictional Version of John Leguizamo's Ghetto Klown, Sets Release Date

Works by Lucy Alibar, Elise Thoron
, Frank London and 600 Highwaymen Among 2014 Sundance Institute Theatre Lab

CUE & A: London's Miss Saigon Star Jon Jon Briones on Sammy Davis Jr., "Field of Dreams" and Two Decades as The Engineer

Jersey Boys National Tour Welcomes New Bob Gaudio and Nick Massi Tonight

Robert Cuccioli, Melissa O'Neil and Jesse Manocherian Will Star in Benefit Performance of Song of Solomon Musical

Andy Karl, Mark Linn‐Baker, Michael McGrath, Mary Louise Wilson Board On the Twentieth Century Revival

School and Amateur Licensing Rights for Mary Poppins Now Available

Broadway Vet Will Join Phantom; Norm Lewis Extends Run Again

PHOTO CALL: Adam Chanler-Berat, Kyle Beltran, Rebecca Naomi Jones Enter The Fortress of Solitude at the Public

ONSTAGE & BACKSTAGE: I Share Secrets From "Seth's Broadway Diary"!

What's the Best Choice for a Performing Arts Education? College or Conservatory?

Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Will Bring The Visitor Musical to Broadway

High School Cancels Student Production of Almost, Maine; John Cariani Responds

Matthew Morrison Ties the Knot in Intimate Island Ceremony

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