Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The New Tony Nominations Rule: What If...? by JK

You've probably read about the new rule adopted by the Tony Awards Administration Committee regarding the number of nominees in the four major categories.  Simply, it states that if nin…

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Thursday, February 13, 2014

Casting Complete for Broadway Premiere of Violet, Starring Sutton Foster, Joshua Henry & Colin Donnell by Ryan Gilbert

Complete casting has been announced for the forthcoming Broadway premiere of Violet, starring two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster, Tony nominee Joshua Henry and Colin Donnell. Directed by Lei…

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Monday, October 28, 2013

Child Wrangler by American Theatre Wing

Child Wrangler Child Wrangler Felicia Velasco is the guardian for a show's young cast members while they're at the theatre for performances and rehearsals. As a combined authority f…

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Monday, October 7, 2013

REVIEW: Big Fish by JK

Review of the Saturday, October 5 evening preview at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York City.  Starring Norbert Leo Butz, Kate Baldwin, Bobby Steggert, with Krystal Joy Brown, Zachary U…

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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Primary Stages' HARBOR by Jennifer Broski

Primary Stages, in association with Ted Snowdon, launches their 29th season with the New York premiere of Harbor at Primary Stages at 59E59 Theaters. The official opening night was yesterday…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Primary Stages' HARBOR Begins Performances Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Primary Stages launches their 29th season with the New York premiere of Harbor by Tony-nominated writer Chad Beguelin Elf, The Wedding Singer. Directed by Tony-nominated director Mark Lamos …

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Friday, July 12, 2013

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of Primary Stages' HARBOR! by Walter McBride

Primary Stages launches their 29th season with the New York premiere of Harbor by Tony-nominated writer Chad Beguelin Elf, The Wedding Singer. Directed by Tony-nominated director Mark LamosS…

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Thursday, July 11, 2013

FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Cast of Primary Stages' HARBOR - Erin Cummings, Randy Harrison and More! by Walter McBride

Primary Stages launches their 29th season with the New York premiere of Harbor by Tony-nominated writer Chad Beguelin Elf, The Wedding Singer. Directed by Tony-nominated director Mark Lamos …

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Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Erin Cummings, Randy Harrison and More Join Primary Stages' HARBOR; Full Cast Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Primary Stages launches their 29th season with the New York premiere of Harbor by Tony-nominated writer Chad Beguelin Elf, The Wedding Singer. Directed by Tony-nominated director Mark Lamos …

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Theater News: Randy Harrison, Paul Anthony Stewart, and More Cast in Primary Stages' Harbor by Bethany Rickwald

Erin Cummings (Made In Jersey), Randy Harrison (Wicked), Alexis Molnar (Harbor at Westport Country Playhouse), and Paul Anthony Stewart (The People in the Picture) are set to star in Primary…

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Time for a Tap Dance! Alexander Gemignani Moves to Chicago as Smooth Lawyer Billy Flynn by Ryan Gilbert

The long-running, Tony Award-winning revival of Chicago welcomes Broadway favorite Alexander Gemignani to the razzling and dazzling company beginning June 18 at the Ambassador Theatre. Ge…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Hotcha! Alexander Gemignani and Paul C. Vogt Join the Razzle Dazzle World of Chicago by Ryan Gilbert

Broadway favorites Paul C. Vogt and Alexander Gemignani are both set to join the cast of Broadway's Chicago this summer. Vogt will assume the role of "Mister Cellophane" Amos H…

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Saturday, May 4, 2013

10 Years Ago Today: The Look of Love by JK

Here's the next in a series of blogs featuring the musicals that opened 30, 20 and 10 years ago. Others in the series can be found under the "Back in Time" tab at the top of the page. (Scrol…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Broadway Besties and Former Wicked Sisters Brynn O'Malley & Nicole Parker Wreak Havoc at Madame Tussauds by Broadway.com

Brynn O’Malley and Nicole Parker met about five years when they played sisters Nessarose and Elphaba in the blockbuster musical Wicked. Since then, Parker has appeared in Broadway&rsqu…

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Monday, January 28, 2013

Theater News: Broadway's Jenni Barber, Andrèa Burns, and Cady Huffman to Join Nathan Lane in The Nance by Bethany Rickwald

Jenni Barber (The Performers), Andrèa Burns (In the Heights), and Cady Huffman (The Producers) are set to join Jonny Orsini (An Early History of Fire), Lewis J. Stadlen (The People in the P…

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Thursday, January 24, 2013

Theater News: Zachary Booth, David Conrad, Will Rogers, and More Cast in Signature Theatre's The Mound Builders by Bethany Rickwald

Zachary Booth (FX's Damages), David Conrad (CBS' Ghost Whisperer), Will Rogers (Golden Age), Janie Brookshire (Mint's Mary Broome), Lisa Joyce (La Bête), Rachel Resheff (The People in the P…

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Zachary Booth, David Conrad & More Complete Casting for Signature Theatre’s The Mound Builders by Lindsay Champion

Casting is complete for the Signature Theatre Company revival of Lanford Wilson’s drama The Mound Builders. Directed by Jo Bonney, the production will star Zachary Booth, David Conrad,…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Marin Ireland, Chip Zien & More Join Bobby Cannavale in The Big Knife Revival; Complete Cast Announced by Marc Snetiker

Complete casting has been announced for Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Clifford Odets’ The Big Knife, starring two-time Tony nominee Bobby Cannavale. Tony winner Do…

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Monday, December 10, 2012

Drama League News! by Richard@nycwebstore.com (press Release)

NORM LEWIS AND BRAD OSCAR JOIN KRISTIN CHENOWETH AT THE 28TH ANNUAL DRAMA LEAGUE GALA ON FEBRUARY 6TH AT THE PIERRE HOTEL   LIVE ON-LINE AUCTION CONTINUES THROUGH FEBRUARY 5 AT 5PM …

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Monday, October 15, 2012

STAGE TUBE: James Earl Jones and Angela Lansbury Talk Australia's DRIVING MISS DAISY by Stage Tube

Five-time Tony Award and three-time Academy Award nominee Angela Lansbury, two-time Tony Award winner and Academy Award winner James Earl Jones, and just announced Four-time Tony Award winne…

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Monday, August 20, 2012

CASTING: Chaplin: The Musical by JK

It is only mid-August, and this week will see the SECOND new musical of the season begin previews.  I'm talking about Chaplin, the increasingly buzz-worthy show about film icon and come…

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Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Broadway Boys: Mr. August 2012: Andy Blankenbuehler by JK

Mr. August 2012Andy BlankenbuehlerWHY HE'S MR. BROADWAY: Perhaps the better question is why hasn't he been "Mr. Broadway" before now?  After all, he's been on a steady rise up through t…

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Thursday, August 9, 2012

GAMES: SOLUTION: Six Degrees of Separation by JK

BE SURE TO VOTE IN THIS MONTH'S THEATRE POLL TO YOUR LEFT!SHARE YOUR FAVORITE BROADWAY MOMENT: TWEET #BwayMomentCOMING TOMORROW: "HOT/HOTTER" 2012-13 SEASON: BRING IT ON EDITION!ST…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Broadway Ladies: Ms. August 2012: Donna Murphy by JK

Ms. Broadway August 2012Donna MurphyWHY SHE'S MS. BROADWAY: I know that usually the beginning of the month I name a MR Broadway, but it seems more appropriate to start this month with an act…

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Monday, July 30, 2012

Weekend Poll Top Three: Fans Are Excited to See Donna Murphy Cast Her Spell in Into the Woods by Broadway.com

Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Tony-winning musical Into the Woods is back in New York at Central Park's Delacorte Theater with an all-star cast. Broadway.com asked readers wh…

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Monday, April 30, 2012

Nicole Parker to Star as Elphaba in Wicked National Tour by Broadway.com

Nicole Parker is going to return to defy gravity on tour. Parker, who will play Elphaba, and Broadway vet P.J. Benjamin, who will play the Wizard, will join the cast of the first national to…

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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

The People in the Picture – Original Broadway Cast Recording by Brad Hathaway

Before the Tony race starts up in earnest for this year, lets take a look at one show from last year’s race that nearly got away. The People In The Picture was a klezmer-infused music…

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Thursday, April 12, 2012

Julia Murney and Paul Anthony Stewart Join David Hyde Pierce in John Kander’s The Landing by Broadway.com

Julia Murney (Wicked) and Paul Anthony Stewart (The People in the Picture) will join previously announced star David Hyde Pierce in The Landing, a new musical by John Kander and Greg Pierce.…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Donna Murphy Joins Amy Adams & More in Shakespeare in the Park's Into the Woods by Broadway.com

Two-time Tony winner Donna Murphy will star as The Witch in the upcoming Shakespeare in the Park production of Stephen Sondheim’s fairy tale musical Into the Woods, according to t…

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Monday, April 2, 2012

TheatreScene Contests and Polls: Results & More by JK

I thought I'd take this opportunity to do a little spring cleaning.  I'll share an email, the answers to the last several contests, and last month's poll results.First, let me answer th…

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Wednesday, March 7, 2012

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 3/7- Donna Murphy by Stage Tube

Happy Birthday, Donna Murphy Murphy has won two Tony Awards for Best Actress in a Musical for her roles in Passion as Fosca and in The King and I as Anna Leonowens. She received three more T…

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