Broadway News & Features - August 2020

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A look at all the Broadway shows eligible for 2020 Tony Awards
The show must go online, and the 74th annual Tony Awards are taking place virtually this fall. While The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing have not announced an official date for the... Read more
The 74th Annual Tony Awards to offer a digital ceremony this fall
The 74th Annual Tony Awards ceremony, which was previously scheduled for June 7, 2020 at Radio City Music Hall, but was postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, will now offer a digital ceremony this... Read more
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'Diana: The Musical' to be filmed for Netflix ahead of 2021 Broadway opening
The producers of Diana: A New Musical announced on Tuesday that a filmed version of the stage production will premiere on Netflix before the musical opens on Broadway in 2021. The production, which... Read more
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The Tony Awards committee explores options for 2019-2020 season ceremony
The Tony Awards administration committee is exploring various options to honor the shortened 2019-2020 Broadway season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The ceremony was originally scheduled to... Read more
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Sing Street postpones Broadway opening to 2021-2022 season
The producers of Sing Street announced on Monday that the musical will postpone its opening to the 2021-2022 season, with a target opening date for winter 2021/22. Based on the 2016 movie about a... Read more
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BroadwayHD announces four new theatrical titles to stream in August
August marks nearly five months without live theater, but BroadwayHD is breaking up the quarantine monotony and debuting new titles throughout the month. The theatrical streaming platform, which was... Read more