The Fringe First Award winner takes the stage as the iconic artist in her show Black is the Color of My Voice, returning to the festival.
The stage and screen star talks to us about her time playing the "ferociously loving" Rosie Brice.
"I want audiences to walk into a theatre completely open to stories that they may have never heard."
The Broadway veteran is currently starring as The Wizard in the hit musical Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre.
Haynie, who plays Olaf in the national tour of the Disney musical, will return to 54 Below for an evening entitled Into the Unknown.
As the Tony winner prepares to sail the Mediterranean with Playbill, find out how he's getting ready for the trip.
The Tony-nominated actress the artistic director of Classical Theatre of Harlem talk about the company's afrofuturistic production of Twelfth Night.
The two-time Tony nominee plays Big Mama in the Off-Broadway revival of the classic Tennessee Williams drama.
Stroker plays Lady Anne in the current Free Shakespeare in the Park production with Washington, who last played Anne on the Delacorte stage, as Queen Margaret.
The Indian American actor chats about why representation really matters.
The Black Mirror actor talks about playing the grieving Shakespearean prince at Off-Broadway’s Park Avenue Armory.
Burroughs plays Ike Turner in the Tony-nominated musical, which concludes its run in August at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre.
The actor discusses succeeding Tony winner André De Shields as Hermes in the Tony-winning musical Hadestown.
"I'm excited for the future and especially the younger generation of people who are really the ones pushing for change."
With a last-minute COVID diagnosis for Abby Mueller, Maedke stepped in to perform at Broadway's biggest night.
"I hope to prove to aspiring young Black, Afro-Latina artists that they can take up space and shine in all parts of this industry."
The 2022 Tony nominee plays Billy Crystal’s daughter in Mr. Saturday Night with no cape or 11 o’clock number.
The Off-Broadway musical will complete its run at Playhouse 46 June 13.
"The rewards of performing live are the reason I love theatre as an art form more than any other: being with the audience, hearing the laughs, the silence of awe, the love for our singing, our playing, our harmonizing…"
The Olivier winner will return to Broadway in the fall in a revival of Death of a Salesman.
The play’s author and star spoke to Playbill about her response to the Supreme Court’s potential abortion ruling.
We talk to the five-time Tony winner and debut playwright who brought Broadway’s newest comedy to the stage.
The Hello, Dolly! and Impeachment star tells us how playing Fanny Brice feels like homecoming.
Levy, on Broadway earlier this season in the Tony-nominated revival of Caroline, or Change, can currently be seen Off-Broadway in the new musical The Bedwetter.
The Broadway favorite also recalls the night the late Stephen Sondheim attended his hit revival at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre.
Her Pulitzer Prize-winning play How I Learned to Drive makes its Main Stem debut this season, with its 1997 Off-Broadway leads and director.
After a surprise career in musical theatre, the actor returns to Broadway in an American classic play.
"Be safe, cautious, and respectful, but don’t deprive yourself of the joy of live theatre. Theatre is therapy. Your healing is on Broadway."
After a hit television series and now a Broadway debut, the performer talks about the work that motivates him.
McClure is currently nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical.
Thornton Wilder’s The Skin of Our Teeth, now running at Lincoln Center Theater, follows The Antrobus family as they hold on to the will to live in the wake of catastrophe.
The ensemble cast of Michael R. Jackson’s meta musical share their experiences in the new Broadway musical.
"This piece validates all the colors and experiences of who we are … and by doing so, lets us know we are worthy of exploration…worthy of being seen…because we matter."
"It’s time for more of us to be in the room where it happens—where decisions are made and policies are created."
The actor takes on the Shakespeare classic after originating Hadestown’s Persephone.
And the chance Parisian encounters that got her there.
Doyle shares his favorite memory of Stephen Sondheim, how he tackles the tongue-twisting "Getting Married Today" each night, and more.
Baroud plays Clifford Bradshaw in the hit revival, recently the winner of seven Olivier Awards, including Best Musical Revival.
The writer talks about magic on stage and finding meaning in family.
The Tony and Oscar winning Emcee chats about his most meaningful role and status as "legend."
Heredia is currently starring in the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal at Westport Country Playhouse.
These award-winning stars are old friends onstage and off.
Stampley plays Reverend Samuel Jacob Lewis in the new musical at Broadway's Ethel Barrymore Theatre.
Learn more about upcoming event, which will feature performances by Kristin Chenoweth, Norm Lewis, Phylicia Rashad, and more.
Original cast member Smith created the role of Hannah in the hit musical, which recently celebrated its fifth anniversary on Broadway.
Following the 2021 passing of the theatrical giant, a host of Broadway favorites reflected on the impact the legendary composer-lyricist had on their artistry.
The performer hopes the play sparks new conversations about a challenging subject.
The Broadway favorite, who returns to Joe's Pub March 18, shares her three favorite Stephen Sondheim memories and several upcoming projects.
Learn how the organization is supporting women in 2022, including the new docu-series Here’s To The Ladies Who.
Laiona Michelle, writer and star of the show, talks about Simone and how she inspired her own original song "Angry Black Woman."
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