September 02, 2015

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Broadway Actors Will Populate Diane Paulus-Directed Invisible Thread Musical at Second Stage
02 Sep 2015
Second Stage has announced complete casting as well as performance dates for its production of Invisible Thread, the Diane Paulus-helmed new musical soon debuting Off-Broadway.

"I Couldn't Have Orchestrated This If I Tried," Says Abby Mueller on Playing the Beautiful Role Her Sister Created
02 Sep 2015
Abby Mueller is about to take the stage as Carole King in the national tour of Beautiful, but her sister Jessie Mueller won the Tony Award for that role last year. How did they score the same part, and does she feel that the pressure is on?



Last Chance: What's Closing This Week
02 Sep 2015 -- Here's Playbill.com's weekly "Last Chance" reminder to catch Broadway, Off-Broadway and world-premiere productions before they take a final bow.

Get a First Look at Bryan Cranston's Stunning Transformation into LBJ For TV's "All the Way"
02 Sep 2015 -- People magazine has posted the first photo of Bryan Cranston in costume and makeup as President Lyndon Johnson in the HBO movie adaptation of Robert Shenkkan's 2014 Tony Award winning play, All the Way.

La Jolla's WoW Festival Adds New Works to Line-Up (02 Sep 2015)

Broadway Bids Tearful Farewell to Kyle Jean-Baptiste (Video) (02 Sep 2015)

Josh Gad Will Play Famous Film Critic in New Movie (02 Sep 2015)

It's Ryan Silverman for the Defense Once Again on Broadway, Starting Tonight (02 Sep 2015)

Kelli O'Hara Taking 3 Performances Off from The King and I  This Week (02 Sep 2015)

New App Sets Shakespeare to Rap (02 Sep 2015)

Whose Mother Would Bette Midler Like to Play? (02 Sep 2015)

James Brolin Comments on Possible Barbra Streisand Gypsy Film (02 Sep 2015)

Just Released! Watch New Trailer from "Breath-Taking" Macbeth Film, Starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard (02 Sep 2015)

Cast Members From All 14 Years Expected for Mamma Mia! Finale; Film Sequel in the Works (02 Sep 2015)

Bryan Batt to Bring Solo Cabaret to London's Vaults (02 Sep 2015)

She Wants To Do What Before She Dies? Marlee Matlin Puts It In Writing For Playbill (02 Sep 2015)

Their Favorite Things: Titanic and Trip of Love Star David Elder Shares His Theatregoing Experiences (02 Sep 2015)

Justin Guarini and Rose Hemingway Star in Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical, Beginning in Dallas (02 Sep 2015)

Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: September 2 (02 Sep 2015)

Kids From Multiple Broadway Shows Gather Today to Perform and Record Charlie Brown Musical Live (02 Sep 2015)

The Illusionists Wow "America's Got Talent" Tonight En Route to Broadway (02 Sep 2015)

Pics! First Look At Christopher Tierney As Johnny Castle in the National Tour of Dirty Dancing (01 Sep 2015)

Photo Call: Meet the National Tour Cast of Beautiful — The Carole King Musical (01 Sep 2015)

Hamilton Joins Les Misérables in Dimming Marquee Lights in Honor of Kyle Jean-Baptiste (01 Sep 2015)

Spider-Man and "Glee" Writer Bringing "Brides of Dracula" Series to Primetime (01 Sep 2015)

Winners Named in Dames at Sea "Tap-Stravaganza" – See Who Will Dance at Opening Night! (Video) (01 Sep 2015)

"We Love Jesus, But We Drink A Little!" – Hear First Clips of Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical (01 Sep 2015)

New Musical Daddy Long Legs Announces Open-Ended Run Before First Preview (01 Sep 2015)

The SpongeBob Musical Announces NYC Audition Dates! (01 Sep 2015)

Patti LuPone Will Return to "Penny Dreadful" in New Role and As Series Regular (01 Sep 2015)

Pippin Will Open at Japan's Tokyo Theatre Orb (01 Sep 2015)

Off-Off-Broadway Company Plans Richard III with All Differently Abled Actors (01 Sep 2015)

Zachary Levi Replaces Josh Radnor in Upcoming Broadway Revival of She Loves Me (01 Sep 2015)

Opera, Circus and Burlesque Blend for Adults-Only Cinderella Off-Broadway (01 Sep 2015)

Photo Call: A First Look at Laugh It Up, Stare It Down (01 Sep 2015)

Big Apple Circus Will Bring "The Grand Tour" to Lincoln Center (01 Sep 2015)

"Bessie," Starring Queen Latifah, Now Available On Blu-ray (01 Sep 2015)

Schedule of Upcoming Broadway Shows (01 Sep 2015)

Photo Special: "I Have Found!" Celebrating Carolee Carmello on the Musical Stage (01 Sep 2015)

Is This the Next Gavroche? Adorable 3-Year-Old Belts "Do You Hear the People Sing?" from Les Miz (01 Sep 2015)

Fansies Rejoice! Watch Andrew Keenan-Bolger Sing Brand-New Song from Newsies Tour (Video) (01 Sep 2015)

ASL Secret Hidden in Poster for Broadway's Spring Awakening Revival (01 Sep 2015)

"Sound of Music" Star Will Help Launch New Season of "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" (01 Sep 2015)

Ars Nova and Play Co. Team Up for New Rock Theatre Event with Indie Group Sky-Pony (01 Sep 2015)

Memorial Scholarship Fund Set Up for Joshua Park, Broadway's Tom Sawyer, Who Died at 38 (01 Sep 2015)

Fun Home's Sydney Lucas Joins Starry Hollywood Arms Reading With Tyne Daly (01 Sep 2015)

Casting Announced for Broadway-Bound Waterfall Musical at 5th Avenue Theatre (01 Sep 2015)

Who Shot Kennedy? A New Investigative Play Names Possible Assassins (01 Sep 2015)

Matilda Reaches a Broadway Milestone (01 Sep 2015)

Cleveland's Playhouse Square Will Dim Its Lights in Memory of Kyle Jean-Baptiste (01 Sep 2015)

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