Stephen Schwartz Presents Lyricists Jason Ma and Daniel Mertzlufft with 2021 ASCAP Foundation Harold Adamson Lyric Awards for Musical Theatre During ASCAP Foundation Honors 2021 Virtual Event

Musical Theatre Legend Stephen Schwartz presented lyricists Jason Ma and Daniel Mertzlufft with 2021 ASCAP Foundation Harold Adamson Lyric Awards for Musical Theatre during the ASCAP Foundation Honors 2021 virtual event, which streamed on The ASCAP Foundation YouTube channel on December 14. The ASCAP Foundation Harold Adamson Lyric Awards are presented annually to aspiring lyricists who participate in an ASCAP or ASCAP Foundation workshop in the musical theater, pop and/or country and … Continue reading Stephen Schwartz Presents Lyricists Jason Ma and Daniel Mertzlufft with 2021 ASCAP Foundation Harold Adamson Lyric Awards for Musical Theatre During ASCAP Foundation Honors 2021 Virtual Event

Nov. 15: Leslie Uggams, Alan Menken, Bob Crowley, Anna Deavere Smith, Victor Garber and Gerald Freedman Will Be Inducted Into the Theater Hall of Fame; Joel Grey to Host Ceremony

Joel Grey will host the 50th annual Theater Hall of Fame for Lifetime Achievement in the American Theater induction ceremony honoring the new cohort — actor-playwright Anna Deavere Smith, composer Alan Menkin, set designer Bob Crowley, actor Leslie Uggams, director Gerald Freedman (1927-2020), and actor Victor Garber – on Monday, November 15 at 7:30pm at The Gershwin in New York. The previously reported 2021 inductee Lynn … Continue reading Nov. 15: Leslie Uggams, Alan Menken, Bob Crowley, Anna Deavere Smith, Victor Garber and Gerald Freedman Will Be Inducted Into the Theater Hall of Fame; Joel Grey to Host Ceremony

Dramatists Guild of America Joins Dramatists Guild Foundation and the Lillys to Announce Their Annual Awards

Dramatists Guild of America Joins Dramatists Guild Foundation and the Lillys to Announce Their Annual Awards https://wp.me/p8ilTC-6X2 Presenters will include Lynn Nottage, Stephen Schwartz, Hallie Foote, Chisa Hutchinson, Sarah Ruhl, Kirsten Childs, Heidi Schreck, and more.

This year’s Dramatists Guild awards go to Michael R Jackson, recipient of the Hull-Warriner Award and the Frederick Loewe Award for his musical A Strange Loop; Kia Corthron, recipient of the Flora Roberts Award; Lydia Diamond, recipient of the Horton Foote Playwriting Award; and Madhuri Shekar, recipient of the Lanford Wilson Award.

The Dramatists Guild Foundation’s awards go to Khiyon Hursey, recipient of the Stephen Schwartz Award; and Erika Dickerson-Despenza, Julia Meinwald, and Benjamin Velez, co-recipients of the Thom Thomas Award. Continue reading Dramatists Guild of America Joins Dramatists Guild Foundation and the Lillys to Announce Their Annual Awards

Andrea Burns. Photo by Lia Chang

Andréa Burns, Mateo Ferro, David Garrison, Helen Hunt, Christopher Jackson, Javier Muñoz, and Tracie Thoms Set for Encores! WORKING: A MUSICAL, June 26-29

Andréa Burns, Mateo Ferro, David Garrison, Helen Hunt, Christopher Jackson, Javier Muñoz, and Tracie Thoms Set for Encores! WORKING: A MUSICAL, June 26-29 Continue reading Andréa Burns, Mateo Ferro, David Garrison, Helen Hunt, Christopher Jackson, Javier Muñoz, and Tracie Thoms Set for Encores! WORKING: A MUSICAL, June 26-29

Lori Tan Chinn, Garth Kravits, André De Shields and Lia Chang. Photo by Dan Marshall

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at CSC

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at CSC Continue reading André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at CSC

Quincy Tyler Bernstine as Celia, Hannah Cabell as Rosalind and André De Shields as Touchstone in AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater. Copyright Lenny Stucker

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Set for Stephen Schwartz’s Jazz Era AS YOU LIKE IT at CSC

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Set for Stephen Schwartz’s Jazz Era AS YOU LIKE IT at CSC, September 13 – October 22 Continue reading André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Kyle Scatliffe, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Set for Stephen Schwartz’s Jazz Era AS YOU LIKE IT at CSC

Ellen Burstyn and André De Shields Photo by Lia Chang

Final Weekend to See André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Kyle Scatliffe and More in AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater

Final Weekend to See André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Kyle Scatliffe and More in AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater Continue reading Final Weekend to See André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine, Kyle Scatliffe and More in AS YOU LIKE IT at Bay Street Theater

Ellen Burstyn and André De Shields Photo by Lia Chang

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at Bay Street Theater

André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at Bay Street Theater Continue reading André De Shields, Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, Quincy Tyler Bernstine and More Celebrate AS YOU LIKE IT Opening Night at Bay Street Theater