February 08, 2016

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Sater-Bacharach's Some Lovers Live-Streamed Tonight – Will Swenson, Jenni Barber Star
08 Feb 2016
Will Swenson, Jenni Barber, Jessica Phillips and Andrew Mueller star in a free concert presentation of songs from Some Lovers, the new musical from Tony Award winner Steven Sater and Grammy Award winner Burt Bacharach Feb. 8 at Lincoln Center.

How Has Life Changed Since President Obama's Election? Smart People Sound Off
08 Feb 2016
Second Stage Theatre's Smart People gives voice to four fictional Harvard intellectuals who find themselves in heated discussions of race, gender and sexual politics on the eve of the 2008 presidential election: Obama v. McCain. As the 2016 election approaches, the cast reflects on how life has changed since President Obama took office.

Who Would Donna Lynne Champlin's Dream Dinner Guests Be? The "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" Comedienne Puts It In Writing
08 Feb 2016 -- If you haven't yet seen Drama Desk winner Donna Lynne Champlin in the hilarious hit TV series "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," then now's the time to tune in. The stage and screen star writes down her fears, hopes and dreams; and reveals her fantasy dinner-party guest list.

Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: February 8
08 Feb 2016 -- 1907 Ray Middleton is born in Chicago, Illinois today. In 1946 he will star opposite Ethel Merman in Annie Get Your Gun, and in 1965 be featured in Man of La Mancha.

Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth, Darren Criss Sing Sappy Songs at Carnegie Hall (08 Feb 2016)

Oscar Winner Forest Whitaker Tackles Eugene O'Neill's Hughie on Broadway, Starting Tonight (08 Feb 2016)

New Play About Maurice Chevalier Debuts Tonight (08 Feb 2016)

Original Avenue Q Star Gets Inappropriate for Broadway Barks Tonight (08 Feb 2016)

Lady Gaga and Marlee Matlin Will Perform National Anthem at Super Bowl (07 Feb 2016)

Lena Hall Fronts School of Rock Prodigies in Latest Ham4Ham (Video) (07 Feb 2016)

See Lesli Margherita in Villain: DeBlanks Tonight (07 Feb 2016)

In the Era of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Why College Performers Are Becoming Songwriters, Too (07 Feb 2016)

From Morning Yoga to Stage Door Selfies, Spend a Two-Show Day With The Color Purple's Kyle Scatliffe (07 Feb 2016)

Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: February 7 (07 Feb 2016)

Playbill Vault's Today In Theatre History: February 6 (06 Feb 2016)

"A Roundabout Road to Broadway," Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, Broadcast Tonight (06 Feb 2016)

Fish in the Dark Star Hosts "Saturday Night Live" Tonight (06 Feb 2016)

2666, Robert Falls' Epic Five-Hour Play, Begins Tonight (06 Feb 2016)

Video Week in Review: Aaron Tveit Sings Wicked, Carol Channing, Sean Hayes and More! (06 Feb 2016)

Why Swados' Runaways Was The Perfect Way to Lean In and Is the Perfect Way for Tesori to Bow Out (06 Feb 2016)

Mel Brooks Is Back in the Saddle Again Tonight (06 Feb 2016)

Broadway Makeover! See New Marquees For Waitress, Shuffle Along, Bright Star and More (06 Feb 2016)

LCT3's Her Requiem Begins Tonight (06 Feb 2016)

We The Kings Cover Hamilton "Story of Tonight" (Video) (05 Feb 2016)

The Disaster! Diaries: The Making of a New Broadway Musical (Part 2) (05 Feb 2016)

2016 MAC Awards Will Honor Amanda McBroom and Jamie deRoy (05 Feb 2016)

Ben Vereen Joins Cast of Fox's "Rocky Horror" Remake (05 Feb 2016)

Tony Kushner Talks About Hollywood and the Presidential Race Tonight (Video) (05 Feb 2016)

The Disaster! Diaries: The Making of a New Broadway Musical (Part 1) (05 Feb 2016)

Channing Tatum and Joseph Gordon-Levitt Planning Original Film Musical (05 Feb 2016)

Kelli O'Hara to Offer Free Master Class (05 Feb 2016)

Full Cast Announced for New Michael John LaChiusa Musical Rain (05 Feb 2016)

Playwrights Horizons Announces Casting for Anne Washburn Premiere (05 Feb 2016)

The Wiz Live! Wins Two NAACP Image Awards (05 Feb 2016)

Check Out Daveed Diggs, Anthony Ramos, Raúl Esparza, Andy Karl and Steve Rosen On This Week's "Law & Order" (05 Feb 2016)

Dick Van Dyke Joins Josh Gad, Neil Patrick Harris, Ne-Yo for ABC's "Disneyland 60" (05 Feb 2016)

Wanted: Your Happiest Theatre Memory for Kelli O'Hara's "Theatre In Our Schools" Campaign (05 Feb 2016)

In Case You Missed It: This Week Proves the Crossover Between Hollywood and Broadway Is Closer Than Ever (05 Feb 2016)

Randy Harrison and Andrea Goss Look Perfectly Marvelous in Sizzling New Pics From the Cabaret Tour (05 Feb 2016)

Lisa Lampanelli Play Fat Girls, Interrupted Gets Westport Reading with Lisa Howard (05 Feb 2016)

Skylar Astin and Santino Fontana Will Star in God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater for Off-Center Season (05 Feb 2016)

Super Bowl Prep! Football Terms Explained for Theatre People (05 Feb 2016)

Judy Kaye, Karen Mason, Len Cariou, Gregg Edelman Celebrate the Opening of Broadway and the Bard (05 Feb 2016)

Broadway's Hand to God Begins London Run Tonight with All-British Company (05 Feb 2016)

Grease: Live DVD Now On Pre-Sale (05 Feb 2016)

Pics! Christopher Fitzgerald and Jeremy Shamos Headline Special Reunion Concert of Gutenberg! The Musical! (05 Feb 2016)

Update: Italian Actor Declared Brain Dead After Onstage Accident (05 Feb 2016)

The Verdict: Did Critics Applaud Another Word for Beauty, About Prison Beauty Contest? (05 Feb 2016)

"Josh Groban: Stages Live" Arrives on CD/DVD (05 Feb 2016)

Tony Shalhoub Will Join Aaron Tveit and Nikki M. James in New CBS Series (05 Feb 2016)

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