MILLBURN, NJ — Paper Mill Playhouse has added a new weekly special live-streaming event, Babbling by the Brook, hosted by Mark S. Hoebee, to the line-up of weekly online events. 

Every Wednesday evening beginning May 20 at 7 p.m. Tune in on the Paper Mill Playhouse Facebook page (

Join Paper Mill Playhouse and Mark S. Hoebee each week for lighthearted, entertaining conversations with a star-studded roster of performers, writers, directors and other theatrical denizens. Gain insight into upcoming productions, delve into the creative process, and catch up with veteran actors! The series launches May 20 with guest Rob McClure from Honeymoon in Vegas and Mrs. Doubtfire on Broadway.

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Upcoming Scheduled special guests include:

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27, 2020 AT 7 p.m.
Notes on Clue with Casey Hushion and Sandy Rustin

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2020 AT 7 p.m.
Catch up with Donna English and Elena Shaddow

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 10, 2020 AT 7 p.m.
Dreamgirls Reunion with Angela Robinson, LaTonya Holmes and Sharon Wilkins

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2020 AT 7 p.m.
Catch up with JoAnn M. Hunter

Paper Mill Playhouse offers its audience an opportunity to enhance their theater experience with behind-the-scenes views of mainstage productions. Have you ever wanted to sneak a peek behind the curtain? Or wondered what the director was thinking, or how the cast prepares for a show? Join us for one of many revealing insider’s experiences. Visit the Paper Mill Playhouse website at for dates for our Director's Viewpoint Series, Conversation Club Series, Q&As with the cast, and more.

Paper Mill Playhouse offers people with disabilities the opportunity to see live theater with dignity and independence through a myriad of award-winning access programs and services, including audio description and sensory seminars for the blind, Braille and large-print programs, American Sign Language interpretation for the deaf, open-captioning for those with hearing loss, and assistive listening devices. In addition, Paper Mill Playhouse provides autism-friendly performances of both mainstage and children’s shows throughout the season. The Sound of Music will feature an autism-friendly performance on Thursday, Dec. 30, at 1:30 p.m.

Paper Mill Playhouse needs your support more than ever. Donate now at: