Rauf, who was held in a basement for 105 days in 2021, is a cofounder of Human First Coalition.
Mason's play, reimagining Abe Lincoln through a queer person of color’s storytelling lens, can be seen at Los Angeles' Skylight through September 4.
Rivers Cuomo shared with fans via Discord that the concerts were canceled due to "low ticket sales" and "high expenses."
Bleu also talks about returning to the High School Musical franchise and how the series honors the OG fans.
Check out the cafés, food trucks, and restaurants that Edinburgh Fringe writers Leah Putnam and Margaret Hall have been frequenting between shows!
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.
Playbill Goes Fringe is halfway through this year’s coverage of the world’s largest arts festival.
The Tony-winning performer chats about her return to Broadway and the lessons the Stephen Sondheim-James Lapine musical teaches.
The composer was joined by Samy Nour Younes Figaredo, Geena Quintos, and Terran Scott for the series, which is presented by City National Bank.
A photo journal of the actors who have played high school student Evan Hansen, the role created by Tony winner Ben Platt, full-time at the Music Box Theatre.
"I want audiences to walk into a theatre completely open to stories that they may have never heard."
The television veteran and star of POTUS talks being shot out of a cannon, the importance of comedy, and vomit rehearsals.
From playing bedridden grandpas to finding your people, the team from the Disney+ show talk about what brought the drama to their childhood summers.
The Stranger Things star talks about taking over the role of Jared Kleinman in Dear Evan Hansen.
The Stephen Sondheim-George Furth musical revival ends its Broadway run July 31.
The Glee and Once on This Island alum chats about the world premiere, now playing at South Orange Performing Arts Center.
The two-time Tony nominee stars alongside Neil Patrick Harris in Darren Star and Jeffrey Richman’s Netflix show comedy.
Fill in the blanks of these show tunes with the missing vegetable lyrics.
These shows’ success at the festival have catapulted them to stages and screens around the world.
The Broadway veteran is currently starring as The Wizard in the hit musical Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre.
The show's two stars dive into the layers of the new Off-Broadway fantasy musical.
The Broadway Applause Series Salutes The Lion King.
The Company actor's City of Strangers ticket initiative has sent over 1,300 people to Broadway.
The Blacklist star opens up about his Broadway debut.
Haynie, who plays Olaf in the national tour of the Disney musical, will return to 54 Below for an evening entitled Into the Unknown.
Check out the art prints The Boys actor makes as opening night gifts.
As the Tony winner prepares to sail the Mediterranean with Playbill, find out how he's getting ready for the trip.
The two-time Tony nominee plays Big Mama in the Off-Broadway revival of the classic Tennessee Williams drama.
The Mighty Real: A Fabulous Sylvester Musical cowriter and star took to the stage at The Big Broadway Disco.
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.
NPR's Kenny Malone, composer Kit Goldstein Grant, and actor Sebastian Treviño tell the origin story of the audio musical about the sonic avenger, Micro-Face.
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.
Playbill commemorates Buckley's birthday July 3 with this look back at memorable performances and defining vocals.
From the mainstage at Playbill's Pride Festival in Times Square to their own onstage parade, the Tony-winning musical's all-queer stage management team came out from behind-the-scenes.
Four barrier-breaking theatremakers chat about identity, expectations, and their place in the industry.
Take a look at photos from the celebratory weekend taken by the cast member backstage, from the wings, and on stage.
Members of the theatre community reflect on embodying iconic queer characters.
The actor discusses succeeding Tony winner André De Shields as Hermes in the Tony-winning musical Hadestown.
Conceived by Brennan Srisirikul, the event featured performances by Aisha Jackson, Jelani Remy, Ethan Mathias, and more.
Use this checklist before heading to the theatre so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the show.
Broadway stars Frankie Grande, J. Harrison Ghee, Antwayn Hopper, and more marched with Playbill, Jeep, and the Times Square Alliance at the 2022 NYC Pride March.
From the letters of Oscar Hammerstein II to a Grease tell-all, these upcoming releases are filled with sizzling stories from the Broadway stage.
"I'm excited for the future and especially the younger generation of people who are really the ones pushing for change."
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