August 29, 2015

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Sisterhood On Set and No Make Up: "Orange is the New Black" Stars On the Perks of Playing In Prison
29 Aug 2015
"Orange is the New Black" took the entertainment world by storm as its first season introduced a new audience to binge-watching on Netflix. The hit series features a number of accomplished stage actors in its story of a women's prison. Playbill.com caught up with a few of them as they shared stories from filming behind the bars.

Fall Broadway Preview: Prepare for One of Broadway's Most Diverse Seasons Yet
29 Aug 2015
The fall 2015 Broadway season offers a wealth of re-envisioned productions of plays and musicals as well as new stage adaptations of famous films. 



"It's a Relief and an Honor": One of the Real-Life Inmates On Parole Opens Up at Whorl Inside a Loop Premiere
28 Aug 2015 -- Jeffrey Rivera is a bundle of nerves, excitement and pride as he waits by the red carpet for the opening night of Whorl Inside a Loop at Second Stage Theatre. On parole from Woodbourne Correctional Facility in Woodstock, NY, this is not only a play, this is his story.

In Case You Missed It: Bruce Willis Snubs Woody Allen for Broadway
28 Aug 2015 -- Movie stars were causing all sorts of fuss in the theatre world this week, in all sorts of ways, some of them quite unexpected.

Tony-Winning Drama Teacher Recalls Star Students and Reveals Secret of Their Broadway Success (28 Aug 2015)

What's Hot in London: August 27: Cumberbatch's Mother Loves His Hamlet.... But What About the Critics? (28 Aug 2015)

"You're Definitely Not a Valjean," Said the Agent of World-Famous Les Miz Actor and Broadway's Next Star (28 Aug 2015)

Almost 20 Years Since Rent Opened, Anthony Rapp Reflects as It Takes the Stage in Scotland (27 Aug 2015)

Blood, Salad and Sleeping Tyrones! Spend a Mischievous Two-Show Day at Hand to God With Sarah Stiles (27 Aug 2015)

Throwback! Alex Wyse, Returning to Broadway in Spring Awakening, Took Us On a Hilarious Two-Show Day at Bare (27 Aug 2015)

Exclusive! Brian Stokes Mitchell on Shuffle Along, Audra, and What He's Singing Next (27 Aug 2015)

The Boys Are Back! See the Newsies Reunite in Special One-Night-Only Event (27 Aug 2015)

A Woman "Bigger Than the Life She is Given to Live" — The Inspiration Behind Caroline, Or Change (27 Aug 2015)

How Continuing Education Can Help You Become a Better Actor–or Just a Better Audience Member (27 Aug 2015)

Yes, There Is a College Campus in Times Square (26 Aug 2015)

Their Favorite Things: Once and Daddy Long Legs Star Paul Alexander Nolan Shares His Theatregoing Experiences (26 Aug 2015)

Marquee Makeover! Color Purple, Spring Awakening, Fiddler, Dames at Sea, School of Rock and More Get Set For Broadway! (25 Aug 2015)

A Field Trip to Civilization: The Importance of School Theatre Visits (25 Aug 2015)

Broadway's Big 10: Top Colleges Currently Represented on Currently Running Shows (25 Aug 2015)

Innovative College Productions That Thought Outside the Theatrical Box (25 Aug 2015)

Broadway Grosses: Aug. 17-23 (24 Aug 2015)

See Even More Fun Pics and Goofy Outtakes From Our Special Shoot With Over 15 Young Broadway Stars! (24 Aug 2015)

Learn How Broadway's Youngest Stars Juggle Classes and Homework While Starring Onstage (24 Aug 2015)

School Survival Tips From the Pros! Actors from Hamilton, Matilda, Mormon and More Share Their Advice (24 Aug 2015)

Broadway's Best Like You've Never Seen! Stars of the Stage Share Pics and Memories of Their Favorite High School Performances (23 Aug 2015)

How the Kids Who Work on Broadway Balance School with Stardom (23 Aug 2015)

Playbill Poll: Who Should Star as Hedwig When Angry Inch Opens in the West End? (23 Aug 2015)

Bombshell's Bringing Her Back! But Is Marilyn Monroe Meant for the Stage? (23 Aug 2015)

Despite Playing a Grandmother, Marlo Thomas Is "On Track" to Tell Clever Little Lies Off-Broadway (23 Aug 2015)

How Performing Arts Students Get an Edge on College With "Early Decision"/"Early Action" (23 Aug 2015)

Reed Birney Shares Why He'd Pick Off-Broadway Over Broadway (If It's a Part He "Wants to Play") (22 Aug 2015)

A Conversation Between Two Cancer Patients, and How Krysta Rodriguez Is More Open Than Ever Before (22 Aug 2015)

In Case You Missed It: Jessie Mueller's Earning Raves (Again), and Hedwig's Putting Her Wig Back on the Shelf (21 Aug 2015)

With the Big Reunion Coming Up, We Remember When Kara Lindsay Took Readers Backstage at Newsies! (21 Aug 2015)

What's Hot in London: Aug. 20: The Play's The Thing — Cumberbatch's Hamlet Finally Opens (20 Aug 2015)

Updated! Even More Hilarious and Heart-Warming Candid, Rare Pics From the Cast of Broadway's Newsies (20 Aug 2015)

What Not to Miss at Fringe: Learn More About Five of the Festival's Hottest Shows! (20 Aug 2015)

Three Hours, Two Intermissions and One Long-Time Collaboration: Annie Baker and Sam Gold Reunite On The Flick and John (20 Aug 2015)

Despite a Flash Flood Warning, Broadway Slept Outside for Homeless Youth — Here's What Happened (19 Aug 2015)

Why the the Stars of Showbiz Want to "Get Their Hands Dirty" and Volunteer With Broadway Serves (19 Aug 2015)

Their Favorite Things: Follies Star and Award-Winning Comic Rita Rudner Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences (19 Aug 2015)

It's #TurpinTime at Landless! Patrick M. Doneghy Shares Some Rockin' Backstage Portraits at Prog Metal Sweeney Todd (18 Aug 2015)

From the Greek Isles to D'Ysquith Manor; See Jordan Bondurant Play a Two-Show Day in Mamma Mia! While Rehearsing for Gent's Guide! (18 Aug 2015)

How a Trip to Prison Led Sherie Rene Scott to the Whorl Inside a Loop Now Off-Broadway (18 Aug 2015)

The Entire Cast of Broadway's Falsettos! Where Are They Now? (18 Aug 2015)

Broadway Grosses: Aug. 10-16 (17 Aug 2015)

Go "HAM," Or Go Home! I Rushed Hamilton For a Week, and Here's What Happened (17 Aug 2015)

Onstage & Backstage: How Did Neil Patrick Harris Pre-Screen David Burtka Before They Began Dating? (17 Aug 2015)

Actress, Newly Elected Equity President and Former Miss America Kate Shindle On Still Trying to "Cobble Together a Living" (17 Aug 2015)

Playbill Poll: Our Readers Name the Shows They Can't Wait to See This Season (16 Aug 2015)

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