Daphne Rubin-Vega Returns to the Stage and Chita Rivera Makes Her Encore

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PREVIEWS

May 14: Jersey Boys’ Matt Bogart and The Bridges of Madison County star Whitney Bashor star as celebrated writer James Joyce and his muse Nora Barnacle in Jonathan Brielle’s new musical, Himself and Nora at the Minetta Lane Theatre.


OPENING

May 15: Rent star Daphne Rubin-Vega returns to the New York stage in the Signature Theatre production of Daphne’s Dive, by Quiara Alegría Hudes helmed by Hamilton director Thomas Kail .

May 17: Rupert Everett stars as Oscar Wilde in the U.S. premiere of the Neil Armfield-helmed production of David Hare’s The Judas Kiss. The acclaimed staging plays a limited engagement at BAM.


SPECIAL EVENTS

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May 18: Broadway legend Chita Rivera kicks off her encore engagement at the Café Carlyle. The two-time Tony winner returns to the intimate nightclub following her sold-out April run.

May 21: Bryan Cranston reprises his Tony-winning role as President Lyndon B. Johnson in the HBO film presentation of All the Way.

May 22: Join Billy Eichner, Seth Rudetsky, Adam Kantor, Nikki M. James and Lena Hall in a sing-a-long celebrating the music of Rent as part of New York Magazine’s Vulture Festival.

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