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<i>“Love is love is love is love is love”</i>: The 70th Annual Tony Awards celebrates a diverse year in theatre with a historic presentation

“Love is love is love is love is love”: The 70th Annual Tony Awards celebrates a diverse year in theatre with a historic presentation

Written by Brooke Robinson with reporting and photography by Samantha Stephens and Nicole Nadler The 70th Annual Tony Awards showed us that the most powerful response to fear and violence… Read more »

<i>Tuck Everlasting</i> star Andrew Keenan-Bolger discusses the journey of bringing the beloved novel to Broadway

Tuck Everlasting star Andrew Keenan-Bolger discusses the journey of bringing the beloved novel to Broadway

It appears that Andrew Keenan-Bolger has found the secret to eternal youth. As Jesse Tuck in Tuck Everlasting, Keenan-Bolger plays a 17-year-old who, along with his family, is frozen in time…. Read more »

Maggie Keenan-Bolger and Rachel Sullivan on How Honest Accomplice Devises to Go Where Traditional Theatre Won’t

Maggie Keenan-Bolger and Rachel Sullivan on How Honest Accomplice Devises to Go Where Traditional Theatre Won’t

by Celeste Montaño Few people would accuse theatre of excluding gay artists. Broadway alone has set the tone by featuring prominent gay characters in its shows for decades. But how do… Read more »

<i>Disaster!</i> star Jennifer Simard on how she has grown with her character Sister Mary Downy, what drives her success, and how she would survive a real disaster situation

Disaster! star Jennifer Simard on how she has grown with her character Sister Mary Downy, what drives her success, and how she would survive a real disaster situation

As Sister Mary Downy, it is Jennifer Simard’s job to turn to the most recognizable comedians in theatre and tell them they’re ‘going to Hell’ with a straight face. Simard,… Read more »

Lauren Patten on stepping into <i>Fun Home</i> full-time, her history with <i>Spring Awakening</i>, and leading the <i>Bowl Dykes</i> at Broadway Bowling

Lauren Patten on stepping into Fun Home full-time, her history with Spring Awakening, and leading the Bowl Dykes at Broadway Bowling

by Angela Tricarico Lauren Patten is one of three actresses to play Alison Bechdel in the Tony Award winning musical Fun Home. As Medium Alison, Patten plays Bechdel in her… Read more »

Rebecca Luker on stepping into <i>Fun Home</i> and how theatre can change the world

Rebecca Luker on stepping into Fun Home and how theatre can change the world

Since making her Broadway debut as Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera in 1988, Rebecca Luker has continued to play some of the most memorable roles in musical… Read more »