Multimedia: Broadway Legend André De Shields Celebrates 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre

The 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre is the latest accolade for Tony, Grammy and Emmy winning Hadestown star André De Shields, fresh from his critically-acclaimed turn as King Lear at St. Louis Shakespeare Festival. On July 11, Tom D’Angora and Michael D’Angora, co-directors and co-producers of The Theatre World Awards virtual benefit gala, held an intimate viewing party in a screening room at … Continue reading Multimedia: Broadway Legend André De Shields Celebrates 2021 John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre

Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater https://wp.me/p8ilTC-a8i Continue reading Jul. 11: André De Shields and Patti LuPone to Receive John Willis Awards for Lifetime Achievement in The Theatre at Special Theatre World Gala Virtual Award Benefit; Audra McDonald will Receive the Dorothy Loudon SPECIAL Award for Excellence in the Theater

Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9gB The cast also includes Betty Buckley, Mercedes Ruehl, Lewis Black, Richard Kind, Isaac Mizrahi, Lesli Margherita, Debra Messing, Andrea McArdle, Gerry McIntyre, Brad Oscar, Ethan Slater, Martha Plimpton, Randy Rainbow, Soara-Joye Ross, Christy Altomare, Colleen Ballinger, Victoria Clark, Julie Halston,Jackie Hoffman, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Christine Pedi, Jelani Remy, Jackie Sanders, Michael West, and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Continue reading Video: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Telly Leung, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Lauren Molina, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre

Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre https://wp.me/p8ilTC-9fv Continue reading Apr. 18: Beth Leavel, Alexandra Billings, Sarah Stiles, Ana Gasteyer and More Join THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) Benefit for The York Theatre

Apr. 18: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company https://wp.me/p8ilTC-97I The cast also includes Betty Buckley, Mercedes Ruehl, Lewis Black, Richard Kind, Isaac Mizrahi, Lesli Margherita, Debra Messing, Andrea McArdle, Brad Oscar, Ethan Slater, Martha Plimpton, Randy Rainbow, Soara-Joye Ross, Christy Altomare, Colleen Ballinger, Kevin Smith Kirkwood, Christine Pedi, Jelani Remy, Jackie Sanders, Michael West, and Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Continue reading Apr. 18: André De Shields, Patti LuPone, Audra McDonald, Jose Llana, Chita Rivera,Telly Leung, Lillias White, Kelvin Moon Loh, Jane Krakowski, Matthew Broderick, Donna Murphy, Giancarlo Esposito and More to Star in THE MUSICAL OF MUSICALS (THE MUSICAL!) to Benefit The York Theatre Company

Apr. 15: Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Judy Kuhn, André De Shields, George Takei, Ann Harada, Whit K. Lee, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Raúl Esparza, Audra McDonald, Adam Chanler-Berat,  Denis O’Hare, Jerry Zaks, Joe Mantello, John Doyle and More to Take Part in CSC’s TELL THE STORY  

Apr. 15: Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Judy Kuhn, André De Shields, George Takei, Ann Harada, Whit K. Lee, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Raúl Esparza, Audra McDonald, Adam Chanler-Berat,  Denis O’Hare, Jerry Zaks, Joe Mantello, John Doyle and More to Take Part in CSC’s TELL THE STORY https://wp.me/p8ilTC-8UK  The full cast of the upcoming CSC production: Adam Chanler-Berat, Eddie Cooper, Tavi Gevinson, Brad Giovanine, Andy Grotelueschen, Bianca Horn, Judy Kuhn, Whit K. Lee, Rob Morrison, Steven Pasquale, Ethan Slater, Will Swenson, Wesley Taylor, Brandon Uranowitz, and Katrina Yaukey; Patrick Cassidy, Victor Garber, Greg Germann, Annie Golden, Lyn Greene, Jonathan Hadary, Eddie Korbich, Terrence Mann, Debra Monk, William Parry, and Lee Wilkoff from the 1990-91 world premiere at Playwrights Horizons; Becky Ann Baker, Mario Cantone, Michael Cerveris, Mary Catherine Garrison, Alexander Gemignani, Ken Krugman, Marc Kudisch, Anne L. Nathan, Denis O’Hare, Chris Peluso, and Sally Wilfert from Roundabout’s five-time Tony-winning Broadway production, staged at Studio 54 in 2004; Tony-winning directors Jerry Zaks and Joe Mantello, who will share memories from helming the Off-Broadway premiere and 2004 Broadway productions, respectively, as well as director John Doyle and music director Greg Jarrett of the upcoming CSC revival; and Friends and alumni of CSC and previous John Doyle productions, including Quincy Tyler Bernstine, André De Shields, Raúl Esparza, Ann Harada, Audra McDonald, Mary Beth Peil, George Takei, and Tony Yazbeck. Continue reading Apr. 15: Stephen Sondheim, John Weidman, Steven Pasquale, Judy Kuhn, André De Shields, George Takei, Ann Harada, Whit K. Lee, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Raúl Esparza, Audra McDonald, Adam Chanler-Berat,  Denis O’Hare, Jerry Zaks, Joe Mantello, John Doyle and More to Take Part in CSC’s TELL THE STORY  

Danny Skinner, Lilli Cooper and Ethan Slater in The SpongeBob Musical Photograph: Joan Marcus

Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee, Lilli Cooper and Danny Skinner Set for Broadway’s SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS at the Palace Theatre This Fall

Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee, Lilli Cooper and Danny Skinner Set for Broadway’s SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS at the Palace Theatre This Fall Continue reading Ethan Slater, Gavin Lee, Lilli Cooper and Danny Skinner Set for Broadway’s SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS at the Palace Theatre This Fall