Works by Women

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Category Archives: Broadway

Women in Theater News

A look at the latest theater news.

March 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Equality Is The Hot Button Issue

On the same week that our country celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 Equal Pay Act and two women swept the director prizes at the Tony Awards (only the … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women Stage the World

Tonight, you’ve got an opportunity to have a lot of fun and support women theater artists. The League of Professional Theatre Women presents Women Stage the World – an equality … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Women Take Center Stage at the Tony Awards

Women got their due at last night’s Tony Awards. For only the second time in history, two women directors took home the top prizes in their categories. And Cyndi Lauper … Continue reading

June 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

News from around the Web

What a week for women and theater. On Sunday night, the Tony Awards recognized the top plays and musicals on Broadway. Two of the four big prizes — Best Musical … Continue reading

June 15, 2012 · 1 Comment

Interview: Gerrianne Raphael

Gerrianne Raphael has honed her stagecraft since she was a child six decades ago.  She appeared in Threepenny Opera opposite Lotte Lenya and Beatrice Arthur, starred in Man of La … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · 3 Comments

Turning 30: League of Professional Theatre Women

The League of Professional Theatre Women will kick off its 30th Anniversary season on Wednesday, September 28th in the heart of Times Square.  The event — Turning 30: Celebrating Our … Continue reading

September 27, 2011 · Leave a comment

Great Article about Female African-American Playwrights on Broadway This Fall

Two days ago, this New York Times article about the three plays by African-American women that will grace Broadway this fall appeared.  The playwrights are Katori Hall, whose Olivier Award-winning … Continue reading

September 17, 2011 · Leave a comment

Theater Hall of Fame Inducts Churchill and Lavin

On Monday, January 24th, the Theater Hall of Fame will induct eight new members — Michael Blakemore, Joseph Chaikin, Caryl Churchill, Brian Dennehy, Paul Gemignani, James Lapine, Linda Lavin, and … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

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