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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Could Taylor Swift And Jennifer Hudson Have Dueling CATS Oscar Songs? by Alan Henry

The Blast reports that Taylor Swift and Jennifer Hudson may release competing new songs for the upcoming CATS film.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

MAGIC MIKE Musical Cancels Boston Engagement Following Creative Team Exit by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned that the scheduled Boston run of the Magic Mike musical has been cancelled following the exit of the original creative team. The production had originally announced…

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DEAR EVAN HANSEN Toronto To Close Early On July 21st by Alan Henry

The Toronto production of DEAR EVAN HANSEN, which has recently extended into the fall, will now close early, on July 21st. The production will have played for 20 weeks, including preview per…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD to Play Toronto in 2020 by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned Sonia Friedman, Colin Callender and Harry Potter Theatrical Productions with Canadian producer David Mirvish will bring the record-breaking, multiple-award-winning …

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Monday, May 20, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 20th - HADESTOWN & FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Stay On Top! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown 6.62, Ain't Too Proud 6.47, Oklahoma 4.50, Tootsie The Musical 4.20 and Beetlejuice 2.69. The top growing current Broadway plays were…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 13th - HADESTOWN & FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown 13.58, Tootsie The Musical 12.53, Ain't Too Proud 12.14, Oklahoma 8.66 and Beetlejuice 8.06. The top growing current Broadway plays w…

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Exclusive Photos: Get A First Look At THE FLAMINGO KID at Hartford Stage by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has a first look at The Flamingo Kid at Hartford Stage Check out exclusive photos from the production below

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Exclusive: Mary Kate Morrissey Will Hit The Road in MEAN GIRLS by Alan Henry

Following a performance at the 2019 Stars in the Alley, BroadwayWorld can officially report that Mary Kate Morrisey will be playing Janis on the first national tour of Mean Girls.

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Monday, May 6, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 6th - HADESTOWN & FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown 13.58, Tootsie The Musical 12.53, Ain't Too Proud 12.14, Oklahoma 8.66 and Beetlejuice 8.06. The top growing current Broadway plays w…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 29th - TOOTSIE and BURN THIS Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereTootsie The Musical30.88,Hadestown16.82,Beetlejuice11.32,Oklahoma6.33 andAin't Too Proud3.97. The top growing current Broadway plays wereBurn Th…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Taylor Swift Talks About 'CATS School' in New Interview by Alan Henry

In an interview, Taylor Swift - who will play Bombalurina in the upcoming cinematic adaptation of the hit Broadway musicals CATS, shared a new detail about what went on during the shooting o…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 22nd - BEETLEJUICE and HILLARY & CLINTON Top Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Beetlejuice 28.59, Hadestown 18.56, Oklahoma 7.58, Tootsie The Musical 6.32 and The Cher Show 6.07. The top growing current Broadway plays were…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

VIDEO: Ben Platt Releases New Video for 'Older' by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has a first look ata brand new video for Ben Platt's song 'Older' below

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Monday, April 15, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 15th - OKLAHOMA and HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 16.10, Hadestown 8.86, Tootsie The Musical 5.39, Ain't Too Proud 4.06 and BeetleJuice 3.53. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 8th - OKLAHOMA Tops Growth Following Opening Night! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 33.30, Tootsie The Musical 7.87, Hadestown 6.74, Ain't Too Proud 5.79 and BeetleJuice 4.71. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Breaking Video: Jennifer Hudson Sings 'Memory' From The CATS Film by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has just learned that at a special CinemaCon event today, Jennifer Hudson performed 'Memory' - Grizabella's soaring second act ballad which convinces the Jellicles to select he…

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BWW Exclusive Interview: Louise Pitre Talks MARIE, DANCING STILL at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre and More by Alan Henry

Peck and Louise Pitre play Marie - young and adult, respectively. We sat down with Pitre to talk about creating the role of Adult Marie in the 5th Avenue Theatre production during early prev…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 1st - AIN'T TOO PROUD & HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, March 25, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 25th - AIN'T TOO PROUD & HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, March 18, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 18th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and THE FERRYMAN Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Hugh Jackman Will Return To Broadway In THE MUSIC MAN by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has learned that Hugh Jackman will return to Broadway, starring as Harold Hill in a revival of The Music Man Jackman posted a photo alluding to the upcoming revival on his Inst…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 11th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Michael Urie Led TORCH SONG Tour Postponed Due To Scheduling Issues by Alan Henry

The acclaimed production of Harvey Fierstein's Torch Songwas set to embarkon a national tour launching fall 2019 at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group at the Ahmanson Theatre. The national to…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - March 4th - AIN'T TOO PROUD and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 18th - BE MORE CHILL Tops Broadway Growth In Its First Week! by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 11th by Alan Henry

With most ticket sales, purchasing decisions, and fan experiences happening online, a Broadway show's digital presence is more important than ever. In this feature, each week I'll analyze ou…

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Monday, February 4, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - February 4th - THE PROM and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals wereThe Prom1.63,The Cher Show1.10,My Fair Lady0.97,Book of Mormon0.92 andPretty Woman0.88.The top growing current Broadway plays wereNetwork3.32,To…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Rialto Chatter: Could London's SIX the Musical Be Headed to Broadway? by Alan Henry

Could the LondonWest End hit SIX the musical be headed to Broadway

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Exclusive: The Muny Then And Now - Inside The 101st Season Renovations At America's Largest Outdoor Musical Theatre by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive, interactive, inside look at renovations at The Muny as the venue gears up for it's 101st season of bringing St. Louis audiences first-class Broadway productio…

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Breaking: JAGGED LITTLE PILL Will Come To Broadway This Fall by Alan Henry

BroadwayWorld has confirmed that the Diane Paulus directed musical, Jagged Little Pill, will come to Broadway this fall following an out of town tryout at Cambridge's American Repertory Thea…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 28th - THE PROM and NETWORK Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were The Prom 2.03, Frozen 1.56, Pretty Woman 1.23, My Fair Lady 1 and The Cher Show0.87.The top growing current Broadway plays were Network 5.51, T…

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