Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway, Starring Zach Braff & Marin Mazzie, Will Close on the Great White Way by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Don't speak! Bullets Over Broadway, which stars Zach Braff and Marin Mazzie, will shutter on the Great White Way on August 24. The world premiere of the musical adaptation of Woody …

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Liza Colon-Zayas on the Hilarity and Heartbreak in Between Riverside and Crazy by Broadway.com

Between Riverside and Crazy's Liza Colon-Zayas on the hope, humor and New York City realness in Stephen Adly Guirgis' new play.

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Daae Days: Backstage at The Phantom of the Opera with Sierra Boggess, Episode 4: Club Christine, Part 1 by Broadway.com

In this week's episode Sierra Boggess takes us into the exclusive Club Christine. In part one of two, Sierra gabs with nine of the Phantom's past and present Christines. Co…

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Odds & Ends: Spend Friday Nights With Kristin Chenoweth, Weird Al Yankovic Could Write for Broadway & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Spend Your Fall Friday Nights With Kristin Chenoweth Well now we know what we'll be doing on Friday nights this fall!…

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Party Like a Rock Legend with the Cast of Piece of My Heart on Opening Night by Broadway.com

Party like a rock legend with the cast of the new musical Piece of My Heart, which tells the story of songwriting great Bert Berns, as they celebrate opening at the Pershing Square Signature…

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Moving Too Fast? Hardly! The Last 5 Years Film, Starring Jeremy Jordan & Anna Kendrick, to Debut at Toronto Film Festival by Ryan McPhee

See, we’re smiling at this news! The film adaptation of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last 5 Years, starring Broadway fave Jeremy Jordan and movie musical darling Anna Kendrick, will …

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Seize the Day! Choreographer Christopher Gattelli & the Cast of Newsies Lead a Broadway-Style Workout by Ryan McPhee

Ready for your new favorite workout? Disney has launched “Get Up and Go,” a new initiative to promote a healthier lifestyle in kids through dance. It may be geared toward childre…

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Kevin Bishop Will Star in Becky Mode's Fully Committed at London's Menier Chocolate Factory by Imogen Lloyd Webber

How far would you go to get a table at the smartest restaurant in town? In its tenth anniversary year, London’s Chocolate Factory celebrates by creating a brand new production of the s…

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Hey Baby! Samuel Pergande & Jillian Mueller Will Star in the National Tour of Dirty Dancing by Broadway.com

You're going to love them! Samuel Pergande and Jillian Mueller have been cast as Johnny Castle and Frances “Baby” Houseman, respectively, in the North American tour of Dirty …

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Watch Bullets' Zach Braff Discuss His Musical Theater-Themed Bar Mitzvah, Complete with Dancing Cats Centerpieces! by Ryan McPhee

It’s no secret that Bullets Over Broadway star Zach Braff is, and has always been, a musical theater geek. And we love him for it. From his brave confession at the 2007 Tony Awards to …

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Legendary Director Garry Marshall Will Helm Mike Bencivenga's Billy & Ray Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Renowned director/writer/producer Garry Marshall (Pretty Woman, Beaches) will direct the New York debut of Mike Bencivenga's Billy & Ray off-Broadway. Kicking off the 32nd season of …

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Tony Winner Priscilla Lopez Begins Performances as Pippin's Flying Granny by Broadway.com

Priscilla Lopez takes over from Annie Potts as Berthe in Pippin at Broadway’s Music Box Theatre on July 22. The Tony winner will play a limited engagement through August 27. Lo…

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Blow, Winds! Shakespeare in the Park’s King Lear, Starring John Lithgow & Annette Bening, Begins Performances by Broadway.com

The Public Theater’s 2014 Shakespeare in the Park season continues with a starry production of King Lear, beginning previews on July 22. Tony winner and Oscar nominee John Lithgow star…

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Monday, July 21, 2014

Photos! Tony Winner Patti LuPone Previews Her Solo Show The Lady with the Torch at 54 Below by Broadway.com

Tony-winning Broadway favorite Patti LuPone is bringing her critically acclaimed solo show The Lady with the Torch to 54 Below from July 21 through August 2. Click for previews from her prev…

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Broadway Studs Unite! Hedwig’s Andrew Rannells & Newsies Star Corey Cott Hang Out on The Intern Set by Lindsay Champion

Tony nominee Andrew Rannells is gearing up to star in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and Corey Cott is about to conclude his run in Newsies—so why are these super-busy stars hanging out to…

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Photos! Step Inside the World of Off-Broadway’s Between Riverside and Crazy by Broadway.com

Previews for the Atlantic Theater Company world premiere of Between Riverside and Crazy have officially begun, and we’ve got a first look at Stephen McKinley Henderson, Liza Colon-Zaya…

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An Open Letter to the Cast of Mad Men: Please Come to Our Birthday Party at Marie's Crisis by Lindsay Champion

Dear Jon Hamm and the Cast of Mad Men, We were planning to invite the guys from Glee to our next piano bar party, but Lea Michele and Darren Criss can deal—we're offic…

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Broadway Grosses: Tony-Winning Tuners, Hot Tickets & Departing Shows See Summer Box Office Bumps by Ryan McPhee

The Tony-winning A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder exceeded capacity for the fourth consecutive week as it continues to inch toward joining the millionaire’s club (coming in…

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Mr. Hollywood! Aaron Tveit Is on a Quest to Find Love in Upcoming Romantic Comedy Stereotypically You by Ryan McPhee

Your favorite Broadway bachelor is indeed heading into the New York dating scene. (Sort of.)  As Aaron Tveit revealed on his recent episode of Show People with Paul Wontorek, he wi…

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Gregg Barnes Reveals the Magic Behind Aladdin's Eye-Popping Costumes by Broadway.com

Costume designer Gregg Barnes takes us backstage at Disney's Aladdin to share the wide-ranging inspiration and obsessive attention to detail in the new hit musical.

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Photos! The Competition Heats Up at Pageant: The Musical with Beauty Queens & Side Show Stars by Broadway.com

The stars of Pageant: The Musical welcomed 2014 Miss Teen United States winner Abby DePhillips, 2014 Miss New Jersey Teen USA contestant Isabelle Varga and the cast of the Kennedy Center pro…

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Odds & Ends: Neil Patrick Harris Will Go From Hedwig to Freak Show, Bernadette Peters Heads to Bravo & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Neil Patrick Harris Will Go From Hedwig to Freak Show Ask and you shall receive! According to Variety, Hedwig and th…

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Dragtastic Tuner Pageant: The Musical Extends Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Pageant: The Musical has extended off-Broadway at the Davenport Theatre. Initially set to shutter on September 1, the production will now play through September 21. Directed by Matt Lenz, Pa…

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More Patti for Broadway's Hottest Nightclub! Patti LuPone Signs Multi-Year Deal with 54 Below by Ryan McPhee

Who needs Les Mouches when you've got 54 Below? Tony winner and Broadway legend Patti LuPone has signed a multi-year deal with 54 Below. LuPone will play two two-week engagements at the …

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James Earl Jones, Rosie O’Donnell & Brian May Feel the Earth Move at Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by Broadway.com

Tony winner Jessie Mueller, Jake Epstein, Jarrod Spector and the cast of Beautiful had a few special guests in the audience on the weekend of July 19: Tony winner James Earl Jones,…

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Life is a Cabaret for Michelle Williams as She Extends Her Run as Sally Bowles on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Don't tell Mama! Three-time Oscar nominee Michelle Williams has extended her run as Sally Bowles opposite Tony winner Alan Cumming as the Emcee in Cabaret, until November 9. The Rou…

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Mario Cantone Dances the Night Away with the Off-Broadway Cast of Here Lies Love by Lindsay Champion

Stage and screen funny guy Mario Cantone got into the groove on July 18! He spent the evening at Here Lies Love, the off-Broadway disco-dancing musical about the life of Filipina First …

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Weekend Poll Top Three: We're Swooning Already! Fans Want Aaron Tveit to Give Out Roses on The Bachelor by Ryan McPhee

Get ready because The Bachelor is on the hunt for its newest contestants! While we here at Broadway.com are probably going to pass on applying, we do have some sexy Broadway studs in mind wh…

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More Details Revealed About Broadway-Aimed First Wives Club Stage Adaptation by Imogen Lloyd Webber

More information is coming to light about the previously reported stage adaptation of the First Wives Club, which is eyeing Broadway in fall 2015 following a run in Chicago. Linda Bloodworth…

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Shakespeare's Bloodiest Play Gets a Puppet Makeover: Tickets Now on Sale for Puppet Titus Andronicus by Ryan McPhee

The box office is now open for Puppet Shakespeare Players’ production of Puppet Titus Andronicus off-Broadway. The comedic take on Shakespeare’s most gruesome tale will begin per…

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Maggots Beware! Craige Els to Join London Cast of Matilda as Miss Trunchbull by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Craige Els is preparing to throw that hammer in London’s Matilda! He will start performances as Miss Trunchbull from September. Matilda Shapland and Violet Tucker will also join Tasha …

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