Wednesday, July 30, 2014

BWW TV: Lena Hall, Constantine Maroulis, Billy Magnussen, and More Rock BROADWAY THE HARDWAY! by BroadwayWorld TV

42West just hosted BROADWAY THE HARDWAY last night, July 28. Alongside Tony winner Lena Hall's The Deafening, BROADWAY THE HARDWAY featured Tony nominee Billy Magnussen's Reserved For Rondee…

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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Photo Coverage: Constanine Maroulis, Billy Magnussen & More Rock Out for BROADWAY THE HARDWAY - Part Two by Walter McBride

42West just hosted BROADWAY THE HARDWAY last night, July 28. Alongside Tony winner Lena Hall's The Deafening, BROADWAY THE HARDWAY featured Tony nominee Billy Magnussen's Reserved For Rondee…

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Photo Coverage: Constanine Maroulis, Billy Magnussen & More Rock Out for BROADWAY THE HARDWAY - Part One by Walter McBride

42West just hosted BROADWAY THE HARDWAY last night, July 28, featuring HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH's Lena Hall and more. Alongside Tony winner Hall's The Deafening, BROADWAY THE HARDWAY featur…

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Photo Flash: Hedwig's Lena Hall, Sex With Strangers' Billy Magnussen, and Rock of Ages' Constantine Maroulis Rock 42nd Street in Broadway

The Deafening and Reserved for Rondee headlined a night of rock and roll, Broadway-style.

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Review: Night of the Living Twerkers by Michael Block

Zombies will never die. They seem to have a cult following that inspires artists to use them as inspiration. In the latest attempt to capitalize on the zombie fad, Zombie Strippers follows a…

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Monday, July 28, 2014

Broadway Grosses: Of Mice and Men Joins the Millionaire's Club in Final Week; Beautiful Continues to Soar by Ryan McPhee

The star-studded revival of Of Mice and Men played its final performance on July 27, but not before joining the Millionaire's Club. The production, which announced its recoupment last mo…

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This week's event is set to feature the casts of ROCK OF AGES, ONCE, HEATHERS, A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER, and iLuminate. Check back later for a complete list of scheduled perfor…

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Weekend Poll Top Three: There’s No Place Like Home! Fans Want the Original Witches & Princess Back on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Who says you can have too much of a good thing? We have Constantine Maroulis reprising his Tony-nominated performance as Drew in Rock of Ages next month and Tony winner Andrea Martin swingin…

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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Matt Doyle, Margo Seibert, and More Join The Skivvies at 54 Below Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Tonight at 11pm, 'musically thrilling' undie-rock, comedy-pop duo THE SKIVVIES returns to 54 Below, this time joined by guest stars including Matt Doyle The Book of Mormon, Margo Seibert, R…

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Friday, July 25, 2014

Weekend Poll: Which Original Broadway Star Should Reprise His or Her Role? by Lindsay Champion

The editorial team did some serious air-guitaring to celebrate the news that American Idol alum Constantine Maroulis is returning to play Drew, a role he originated (and nabbed …

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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Photo Coverage: Take Me Out to the Broadway Ball Game! Broadway Show League Takes Over Central Park by Jennifer Broski

The Broadway Show League is back at it this summer in Central Park, bringing some of Broadway's biggest stars to the softball field. BroadwayWorld brings you photos from some of today's game…

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Taking his cue from LeBron James, actor Constantine Maroulis announces he's 'coming home' to 'Rock of Ages' by Andrea Simakis

Constantine Maroulis, the shaggy-haired charmer who has made Broadway hay since he was the sixth-place finalist on the fourth season of "Idol," offers an inspired send-up of the Re…

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Theater News: Tony Nominee Constantine Maroulis Returns to Rock of Ages

American Idol finalist Maroulis originated the role of Drew in the Broadway musical.

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Here He Goes Again! Constantine Maroulis Is Coming Back to Broadway’s Rock of Ages by Ryan McPhee

Raise your lighters, because the original Drew is coming back to The Bourbon Room! Constantine Maroulis will return to the cast of Rock of Ages beginning August 4. The Tony nominee…

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He's Coming Home! Constantine Maroulis Will Return to His Tony-Nominated Role in ROCK OF AGES on August 4 by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominee and 'American Idol' finalist Constantine Maroulis returns to the smash hit musical ROCK OF AGES as Drew on Monday, August 4, 2014 for a limited 12-week engagement through …

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Monday, July 21, 2014

The Numbers Game, July 21-July 27, 2014 by David Lefkowitz

One aspect of commercial Broadway theater not really covered by previews, reviews, puff pieces and essays is the numbers game – that is, where a show might be in terms of box-office grosse…

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Exclusive! Step Inside the Starry Season Two Launch Party of Wesley Taylor & Mitchell Jarvis’ Web Series It Could Be Worse by

What do you get when you combine the forces of two Rock of Ages alums and set them loose with a camera? It Could Be Worse, starring Wesley Taylor and Mitchell Jarvis! The second season …

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Spotlight On...Ryan Farnsworth by Michael Block

Name: Ryan FarnsworthHometown: Dunsmuir, CAEducation: BFA in Musical Theatre, Honors in Acting, Honors in Musical Theatre, UC IrvineSelect Credits: Candide (Candide), Godspell (Jesus), Greas…

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Saturday, July 12, 2014

Interviews: With a Second Season and Hulu Distribution on the Horizon, It Could Be Worse for Wesley Taylor and Mitchell Jarvis

The Rock of Ages stars return to the small screen with the latest episodes of their popular series.

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Friday, July 11, 2014

How to Market a Show: On The Town by JK

These days for a new Broadway show to be heard above the din of Times Square, the buzz and squawking of social media, and the one-upsmanship (for the good and bad) of critical notices and pu…

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Review: Rock Of Ages (Tour-Bristol Hippodrome)

Rock Of Ages is a delight if you're into 1980's rock.

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Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Gentleman's Guide, If/Then, Wicked, Les Miz & More Set for Broadway in Bryant Park by Ryan McPhee

It’s summertime in New York, which means it’s time to brave the heat on your lunch break and head to Bryant Park! 106.7 LITE FM’s annual Broadway in Bryant Park series kick…

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Thursday, July 3, 2014

Stay, Kid! If/Then’s James Snyder Will Stick Around as a Video Blogger by Ryan McPhee

Everyone’s waiting on you, kid! By popular demand (and by the power of the Twitterverse,) If/Then star James Snyder’s vlog, Hey Kid: Backstage at If/Then with J…

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Rock of Ages' Carrie St. Louis Proves She's Got Real '80s Street Cred

Carrie St. Louis, the new star of Broadway's Rock of Ages, shares her ultimate '80s picks with BroadwayBox.

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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Trashy Outfits Need Love Too by Mark Peikert

Meet the wardrobe wizard at Broadway’s Rock of Ages — “I like to refer to Rock of Ages as the big little show,” says wardrobe supervisor Wendall Goings. As he puts it…

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Thursday, June 26, 2014

Carrie St. Louis on Her Transformation From Opera Singer to Belting ‘80s Babe in Rock of Ages by Lindsay Champion

Age: 24 Hometown: Palm Desert, CA Current Role: A Broadway debut as small-town girl Sherrie Christian, who takes a midnight train to Los Angeles to pursue her dreams of becoming an act…

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Capital Fringe 2014 Preview: ‘Martin, Love, Sex & Rhythm’ by Alvaro Maldonado by Guest Author

Martin, Love, Sex & Rhythm is a sexy rock/pop musical comprised of an all-male cast that confronts contemporary gay issues against the backdrop of current and classic Top 40 songs. The p…

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Monday, June 23, 2014

Oh, What a (So-So) Weekend! Jersey Boys Movie Not a Chart Topper by Paul Wontorek

Clint Eastwood’s big-screen adaptation of the Broadway smash Jersey Boys brought in $13.5 million in its first weekend in multiplexes, landing in 4th place at the box office. Those num…

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Jeremy Jordan to Make New York City Solo Debut at 54 Below With Breaking Character by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Jeremy Jordan will make his New York City solo concert debut at 54 Below this fall with his show Breaking Character. The Tony nominee will play the Times Square hotspot October 27 through No…

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