Thursday, July 24, 2014

STAGE TUBE: On This Day 7/24- Kristin Chenoweth by Stage Tube

Happy Birthday Kristin Chenoweth On Broadway, Chenoweth has appeared in Steel Pier, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Epic Proportions, Funny Girl, Wicked, The Apple Tree, and Promises, Prom…

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Julie D'Moure, Justin Anthony Long and More Join Tim Realbuto in ALONE (WITH PLENTY OF HELP) at 54 Below Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Tim Realbuto's 54 Below show will feature JULIE D'MOURE Hair, JUSTIN ANTHONY LONG 'City of Dreams', ANNA LOUISE MORSE Spring Awakening, and NICHOLAS YENSON Ghostlight, along with special gue…

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WICKED Reunion! Megan Hilty, Eden Espinosa & Shoshana Bean by Pat Cerasaro

A trifecta of terrifically talented triple-threats famous for their headlining roles in Oz-themed mega-hit WICKED convened this week to share a special photo - Eden Espinosa and Shoshana Bea…

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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Spotlight On...Glen North by Michael Block

Name: Glen NorthHometown: Fairfax, VAEducation: James Madison UniversitySelect Credits: Kyle McLaughlin in Showgirls the Musical Off-Broadway, Link in Hairspray and Laurie in Little Women th…

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West End Alum & The Voice Star Liam Tamne & More Join London's The Phantom of the Opera by

Some new faces are about to brave the Opera Populaire. The Voice U.K.’s Liam Tamne will join the cast of The Phantom of the Opera beginning September 1 at Her Majesty’s Theatre. …

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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

BUYER AND CELLAR: 100% – SWEET by Lemonmeter

SWEET Wicked without being unnecessarily cruel, Buyer and Cellar takes jabs at the cult of celebrity while reminding us why we’re so fascinated by it in the first place. Streisand’s ecce…

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VIDEO: Look Out Idina & Kristin! YouTubers Present All-Male Medley of WICKED Songs by Stage Tube

Below, check out YouTube stars Peter Hollens and Nick Pitera in a male-only medley of songs from the Broadway musical WICKED

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WICKED Trifecta! Eden Espinosa & Shoshanna Bean With Idina Menzel At IF/THEN by Pat Cerasaro

A trifecta of terrifically talented triple-threats famous for their headlining role in Oz-themed mega-hit WICKED convened backstage at the new Broadway musical IFTHEN this weekend - Eden Esp…

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Monday, July 21, 2014

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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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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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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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Spotlight On...Tim Realbuto by Michael Block

Name: Tim RealbutoHometown: Brooklyn, New YorkEducation: B.F.A. in Acting from Five Towns CollegeSelect Credits: "The Emperor's Club"; "Law and Order: Criminal Intent"; "The Sopranos"; Finia…

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Saturday, July 19, 2014

Take Ten with Karma Camp by Sandy Bass

Sidebar Goto:  Summer Hummer: Ménage à Trois 1. What was the fir…

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Friday, July 18, 2014

All Hail Macbeth! by Carol Rocamora

“By the pricking of my thumbs,/Something wicked this way comes.” A veritable army of Macbeths have been marching through New York these past few years, culminating in the spectacular one…

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

The White Snake - coming to The Old Globe 2015 by The Old Globe

The White Snake - coming to The Old Globe 2015 The White Snake Written and Directed by Mary Zimmerman Saturday, March 21 - Sunday, April 26 Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage Old Globe Theat…

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Ten Best Opening Numbers from Aughts’ Musicals by Andrew Kendall

Openings are always important. You’ve got the audience in the seat, now how to make them excited about staying there? It seems like every other week someone will mention that contempor…

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Broadway Alums Josh Grisetti & Alli Mauzey Will Star in New York Premiere of Red Eye of Love Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Broadway alums Josh Grisetti and Alli Mauzey will lead the cast of the new musical Red Eye of Love off-Broadway. Grisetti will star as Wilmer and Mauzey will play Selma. Joining th…

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National Tour of ‘Wicked’ to Welcome New Glinda and Boq by Broadway's Best Shows

The company of the first North American tour of Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman’s Wicked will welcome Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda and Etai BenShlomo as Boq beginning July 29 in …

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Thoughts on Fringe 2014 by Kyle

A little warm-up circle before our last rehearsal.The second and less crazy rehearsal of that day.I'm as proud of The Last Temptation of Paula Deen this year as I am of The Miss Julie Dream …

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Just Try and Tear Her Down! Tony-Winning Hedwig, Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Recoups on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Tony-winning revival of Hedwig and the Angry Inch, which stars Tony winner Neil Patrick Harris, has recouped its initial capitalization. John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask's roc…

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Alli Mauzey, Josh Grisetti & Kevin Pariseau to Lead Amas Musical Theatre's RED EYE OF LOVE; Ted Sperling to Direct by BroadwayWorld

Amas Musical Theatre in association with North Haven Arts and Enrichment has announced that Broadway's Josh Grisetti Broadway Bound, Enter Laughing, Alli Mauzey Wicked, Cry-Baby, and Kevin P…

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BWW TV: Chatting with the Company of PAGEANT on Opening Night! by BroadwayWorld TV

After a sold-out benefit run for BCEFA this February, PAGEANT - THE MUSICAL returns in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Davenport Theatre 354 West 45th Street. The show officially op…

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Spotlight On...Sariah by Michael Block

Name: SariahHometown: Boston, MassachusettsEducation: I attended Carnegie Mellon University's Pre-College program and I graduated from Marymount Manhattan College.Select Credits: I have rele…

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Photo Coverage: Beauty Queens Take Opening Night Bows in PAGEANT- THE MUSICAL! by Jennifer Broski

After a sold-out benefit run for BCEFA this February, PAGEANT - THE MUSICAL returns in a limited Off-Broadway engagement at The Davenport Theatre 354 West 45th Street. The show officially op…

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Production News: Kerry Ellis set for Wicked return by Matthew Hemley

Kerry Ellis is to reprise the role of Elphaba in the West End production of Wicked from August. The performer was the first British Elphaba in the London production, when she replaced Idina …

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The Numbers Game, July 14-July 20, 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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Monday, July 14, 2014

Chandra Lee Schwartz and Etai BenShlomo to Join WICKED National Tour in Salt Lake City, July 29 by BroadwayWorld

The company of the first North American tour of WICKED will be welcoming Chandra Lee Schwartz as Glinda and Etai BenShlomo on Tuesday, July 29 in Salt Lake City, UT.

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Broadway Grosses: Two New Tuners Continue to Make Box Office Splash Following 2014 Tony Awards by Ryan McPhee

It's been just over one month since we got all glammed up for the 2014 Tony Awards, and two musicals that took home significant wins that night are continuing to make their presence know…

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Aaron Tveit & Kevin McHale Headed to Hyannis Port for Big Screen Kennedys Comedy by

Broadway favorite Aaron Tveit just landed his latest film lead in the upcoming comedy They Might Be Kennedys, opposite Glee star Kevin McHale. The duo will play 1980s slackers who try to esc…

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Back in Green: Elphie Alum Kerry Ellis Will Defy Gravity Once More in West End’s Wicked by Ryan McPhee

West End star and Audience Choice Award winner Kerry Ellis will rock the green once more as Elphaba in the West End production of Wicked. Ellis, who has played the role on …

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Kerry Ellis to Return to West End's WICKED; Willemijn Verkaik Will Play Final Performance this Saturday by BroadwayWorld

WICKED, the award-winning musical that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz, is proud to welcome back the original British Elphaba, Kerry Ellis, who will recreate her celeb…

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