April 25, 2014

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Billy Crystal in 700 Sundays.
Billy Crystal in 700 Sundays.
Credit: Carol Rosegg
  From Forever Tango to 700 Sundays, A Look at the 2013-14 Season: Special Engagements
With the 2013-14 Broadway season coming to a close this month (April 24 was the cut-off date for eligibility for the 68th Annual Tony Awards), Playbill.com offers a four-part look at the current season. Here are this season's special engagements.

Oscar Winners Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Fran Drescher Announce Drama Desk Nominees April 25
Oscar Winners Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Fran Drescher Announce Drama Desk Nominees April 25 Academy Award winners Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez and two-time Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Fran Drescher announce the nominations for the 59th Annual Drama Desk Awards April 25 at 11 AM at 54 Below.



"Life is a Cabaret, New Chum!" Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams Become Fast Friends in Broadway's Cabaret

"Life is a Cabaret, New Chum!" Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams Become Fast Friends in Broadway's CabaretTony winner Alan Cumming and Broadway newcomer Michelle Williams chum it up backstage at Studio 54.

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: Hedwig and the Angry Inch — Neil in Heels

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: Hedwig and the Angry Inch — Neil in HeelsMeet the first-nighters at the Broadway opening of Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Broadway's Leading Ladies Go Commercial, Part 2: Betty Buckley, Bernadette Peters, Megan Mullally and More in Ads from 1980s

Broadway's Leading Ladies Go Commercial, Part 2: Betty Buckley, Bernadette Peters, Megan Mullally and More in Ads from 1980s Sit in front of a television set long enough, and you'll probably see a familiar Broadway face or two — and not just on your regularly scheduled programs, but in the commercials, too.

THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Nicholas Nickleby, A New Musical Star Luba Mason Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences

THEIR FAVORITE THINGS: Nicholas Nickleby, A New Musical Star Luba Mason Shares Her Theatregoing Experiences Members of the theatre community share the Broadway performances that most affected them as part of the audience.

Brush Up Your Shakespeare: Ten Broadway Musicals Inspired By The Bard's Plays

Brush Up Your Shakespeare: Ten Broadway Musicals Inspired By The Bard's Plays The gangsters in Cole Porter's Kiss Me, Kate implore the audience to "Brush up your Shakespeare."

PLAYBILL.COM'S BRIEF ENCOUNTER With Leigh Silverman, Who Will "Let It Sing" With Violet on Broadway

PLAYBILL.COM'S BRIEF ENCOUNTER With Leigh Silverman, Who Will "Let It Sing" With Violet on Broadway Playbill.com chats with Leigh Silverman, who is directing the Broadway premiere of the award-winning musical Violet.

DIVA TALK: Catching Up With Tony Nominee and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Star Jessie Mueller

DIVA TALK: Catching Up With Tony Nominee and Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Star Jessie Mueller News, views and reviews about the multi-talented women of the musical theatre and the concert/cabaret stage.


Palm Beach Dramaworks 14-15 Season - NYC EPA (Rev)

Palm Beach Dramaworks

New Play And Musical Submission

The Muse Collective

In Your Arms - Equity Female Principal Dancers (Rev)

New York Stage and Film

ADV: Advanced Shakespeare Scene Study At The Pearl Theatre

The PearlTtheatre Company



The Verdict: Live Updating Reviews of Cabaret With Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams

The Verdict: Live Updating Reviews of Cabaret With Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams

Booking It! Producer Ken Davenport on Getting Your Show Off the Ground

Booking It! Producer Ken Davenport on Getting Your Show Off the Ground

PHOTO SPECIAL: Celebrating Two-Time Tony Winner Al Pacino

PHOTO SPECIAL: Celebrating Two-Time Tony Winner Al Pacino

Lyric Opera's The Sound of Music, Starring Billy Zane, Jenn Gambatese and Edward Hibbert, Begins Chicago Run April 25

Lyric Opera's The Sound of Music, Starring Billy Zane, Jenn Gambatese and Edward Hibbert, Begins Chicago Run April 25

George Street's Our Town, Starring Tony Winner Boyd Gaines, Opens April 25

George Street's Our Town, Starring Tony Winner Boyd Gaines, Opens April 25

Tony Administration Committee Convenes for Final Meeting of the Season April 25

Tony Administration Committee Convenes for Final Meeting of the Season April 25

Broadway Return of Cabaret Extends Into 2015

Broadway Return of Cabaret Extends Into 2015

From Hedwig to Lady Day to Violet... A Revival or Not a Revival: The Eternal Tony Question

From Hedwig to Lady Day to Violet... A Revival or Not a Revival: The Eternal Tony Question

PHOTO CALL: Alan Cumming, Lesli Margherita, Christian Campbell, Jenna Leigh Green and Constantine Maroulis Offer Reefer Madness Concert

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: Casa Valentina — Harvey's Girls

PLAYBILL ON OPENING NIGHT: Casa Valentina — Harvey's Girls

World Premiere of 17 Orchard Point, Starring Tony Award Winner Michele Pawk, Begins Performances April 25

World Premiere of 17 Orchard Point, Starring Tony Award Winner Michele Pawk, Begins Performances April 25

THE SCREENING ROOM: Liza Minnelli, Audra McDonald and More Sing "Maybe This Time"

James Earl Jones Will Return to Broadway in You Can't Take It With You Revival

James Earl Jones Will Return to Broadway in You Can't Take It With You Revival

Gretchen Egolf Stars as Candida at the Pittsburgh Public, Opening April 25; Ted Pappas Directs

Gretchen Egolf Stars as Candida at the Pittsburgh Public, Opening April 25; Ted Pappas Directs

Smokey Joe's Café, Featuring Tony Winner Levi Kreis, Begins Performances April 25 at Arena Stage

Smokey Joe's Café, Featuring Tony Winner Levi Kreis, Begins Performances April 25 at Arena Stage

Brian Stokes Mitchell and John Glover Join Cast of Much Ado About Nothing for Shakespeare in the Park

Brian Stokes Mitchell and John Glover Join Cast of Much Ado About Nothing for Shakespeare in the Park

PHOTO CALL: Roslyn Kind It's Been A While at 54 Below

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