Today is two months since Broadway's last performance. New York's state of emergency is extended to June 7th. For now.
This past week's watchlist and development summary below the cut:
Streaming Theater-Related Content I Watched
- More on Stars In The House.
- The other Frankenstein.
- Theatre Raleigh's Show and Tell-a-thon fundraiser, featuring performances from and interviews with their Daddy Long Legs team.
- Paul Gordon's Emma on Streaming Musicals.
- Roundabout's She Loves Me, on BroadwayHD. (yes, I've seen it before. it's comfort food)
- National Theatre at Home's Antony and Cleopatra.
- Andrew Lloyd Webber's By Jeeves.
- Michael R. Jackson won a Pulitzer for his musical A Strange Loop.
- Shetler Studios, a beloved staple of audition, rehearsal, and blackbox performance space for the Off- and Off-Off-Broadway theater makers and community for the past thirty years, has shuttered permanently.
- Long Island City's Secret Theatre, a popular venue for Off-Off-Broadway performances for the last decade, is also permanently closed.
- Minneapolis's Guthrie will remain closed through the rest of 2020, with a planned reopening next year.