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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

STAGE TUBE: Flashback to the Caribbean with the Original ONCE ON THIS ISLAND by BroadwayWorld

In celebration of the news, we're flashing back to the original production with a medley performed at the 1991 Tony Awards, followed by 'Waiting for Life', performed by original Ti Moune, La…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Chats HAMILTON & Modern Politics Before Musical Lands in Chicago by BroadwayWorld

In an interview ahead of HAMILTON's Chicago debuton September 27, its creator Lin-Manuel Miranda spoke with Time Out Chicago about how in this high-stakes election season, the show's 200-yea…

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VIDEO: Barbra Streisand & Melissa McCarthy Record 'Anything You Can Do' from 'Encore' by BroadwayWorld

Below, watch as Barbra Streisand and funny lady Melissa McCarthy record 'Anything You Can Do' from the iconic musical ANNIE GET YOUR GUN.

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Allie Trimm, Brandon Espinoza and Logan Jones Sign on for MADAME MATHIEU'S SOIREE by BroadwayWorld

Cabaret patroness Madame Mathieu has selected Broadway's Allie Trimm 13 The Musical, Bye Bye Birdie, Brandon Espinoza Tuck Everlasting, Gypsy and Logan Jones The Spongebob Musical as guests …

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Angela Robinson and Kenita Miller Set for BROADWAY DOWNLOAD This Week by BroadwayWorld

Angela Robinson and Kenita Miller will appear onTrent Armand Kendall's BROADWAY DOWNLOADradio show tomorrow, August 31.

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Photo Flash: Artwork Released for New Musical Film, LA LA LAND by BroadwayWorld

Written and directed by Academy Award nominee Damien Chazelle, LA LA LAND tells the story of Mia Emma Stone, an aspiring actress, and Sebastian Ryan Gosling, a dedicated jazz musician, who a…

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Adam Langdon Tapped for THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME National Tour by BroadwayWorld

The National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, the Tony Award-winning new play by Simon Stephens, adapted from Mark Haddon's best-selling novel, has ju…

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Modern Fable SIMON DAWES BECOMES A PLANET to Make World Premiere at Access Theater This Fall by BroadwayWorld

The world premiere of award-winning playwright Alex Moggridge's unique amp compelling new play with music Simon Dawes Becomes a Planet will get a limited engagement at Access Theater 380 Bro…

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Nicholas Christopher, Kerstin Anderson Set for Podcast Recording of Ryan Scott Oliver's DARLING Concert by BroadwayWorld

On September 19, Hamilton's Nicholas Christopher will play Peter in a complete concert presentation of Darling, Ryan Scott Oliver's dark deconstruction of Peter Pan.

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HELLO, DOLLY!'s Bette Midler Set for Conversation with Carole Bayer Sager at the 92Y by BroadwayWorld

Carole Bayer Sager will host a conversationwith HELLO, DOLLY's Bette Midler, presented by the 92Y at Kaufmann Concert Hall Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 7 p.…

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Shakespeare's Globe to Fly to Hollywood for the Los Angeles Philharmonic's SHAKESPEARE AT THE BOWL by BroadwayWorld

The full cast and program have been announced for Hollywood Bowl's 'Shakespeare at the Bowl' concert. This evening in a combination of scenes from Shakespeare and some of the music inspired …

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VIDEO: GREAT COMET's Brittain Ashford Unveils New Prairie Empire Music Video 'Circles' by BroadwayWorld

Brittain Ashford Sonya in the upcoming NATASHA, PIERRE, AND THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 has just released a new music video for the song 'Circles' from her band Prairie Empire's new record, THE…

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Love Cast Albums? Join the BroadwayWorld Team as a CD Critic! by BroadwayWorld

Is your cast album collection your most prized possession If so, we need youBroadwayWorld is expanding our team of CDcritics, who cover cast albums, solo releases, concert recordings, DVDs a…

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ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Directed by Michael Arden, Sailing to Broadway by BroadwayWorld

Producer Ken Davenport announced today he is bringing a new production of the Olivier Award-winning, Tony-Nominated musical, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, to Broadway.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's IN THE HEIGHTS Extends Again in London; Welcomes New Stars by BroadwayWorld

Olivier and Tony Award-winning Broadway musical IN THE HEIGHTS by Lin-Manuel Miranda the creator of HAMILTON - has extended its London run at the King's Cross Theatre for the third time and …

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The Votes Are In! Actors' Equity Association Votes to Endorse Hillary Clinton by BroadwayWorld

In an historic decision, the National Council of Actors' Equity Association Equity, the labor union representing professional stage actors and stage managers, voted during its August meeting…

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Further Dates Announced for Elaine Paige's UK Tour, STRIPPED BACK by BroadwayWorld

One of the real greats of British musical theatre, Elaine Paige, has extended her upcoming tour of the UK, according to her official website. Paige has performed in some of the West End and …

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VIDEO: Watch Leslie Odom Jr. & Phil Collins Perform at 2016 U.S. Open by BroadwayWorld

HAMILTON star and Tony Award winner Leslie Odom, Jr. returned to his native Queens, NY to perform a special duet with cultural legend Phil Collins during last night's Opening Night Ceremony …

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Journey to the Past with New Artwork for ANASTASIA on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Producers Stage Entertainment USA, Bill Taylor Sister Act, Rocky and Tom Kirdahy It's Only A Play, The Visit today unveil the artwork for the new musical, ANASTASIA, which will begin preview…

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Pamela Adlon to Direct COLLECTED SHORTS By Theresa Rebeck by BroadwayWorld

Animus Theatre Company is pleased to announce that Pamela Adlon will make her stage directingdebut with their 2015-2016 MainStage Production, Collected Shorts by Theresa Rebeck The Bar Plays…

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SINGIN' IN THE RAIN on Broadway, Starring Derek Hough, Delayed Indefinitely by BroadwayWorld

Earlier this year it was announced thatEmmy winner Derek Hough would soon be dancing through the rain-soaked streets of Broadway in an upcoming production of SINGIN' IN THE RAIN.Now the show…

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Don Scardino Returns to the Stage in DON SCARDINO: NOTHING TO HIDE WITH JOHN MILLER At Feinstein's/54 Below This Fall by BroadwayWorld

Feinstein's54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, will host the premiere of Don Scardino Nothing to Hide with John Miller on November 12th, 2016.

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Breaking News: Justin Guarini, Margo Seibert, James Snyder, Telly Leung & More Will Lead IN TRANSIT on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Producer Janet B. Rosen announced today that Broadway's first a cappella musical In Transit will star David Abeles Once, 2016 'America's Got Talent' contestant Moya Angela Ghost The Musical,…

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Today, August 30, Time Life will release rare treasures from the Golden Age of TV with THE Carol Burnett SHOW THE LOST EPISODES ULTIMATE COLLETION - never before available at retail.

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MY FAIR LADY, Directed by Julie Andrews, Begins Tonight in Sydney by BroadwayWorld

Australia's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, stars British performer Alex Jennings, as Professor Higgins and the young Australian star, Anna O'Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle. The producti…

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THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION Launches UK Tour Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Following its hugely successful launch last year Bill Kenwright's new production of The Shawshank Redemption embarks on a national tour for 2016 from tonight30th August at Theatre Royal Wind…

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Kerry Ellis, Preeya Kalidas, Ramin Karimloo and More Take Part in Tonight's GODSPELL Gala for British Theatre Academy by BroadwayWorld

Olivier Award winner George Maguire Sunny Afternoon and Rocky Horror star Dominic Andersen recently signed onto thestarry line-up for the sold-out concert production of Godspell at St. Paul'…

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Monday, August 29, 2016

Laura Osnes, Caissie Levy, & More Will Raise Their Voices For the Children of Honduras by BroadwayWorld

OnOctober 1, Broadway's brightest stars will perform to benefit the Amigos de Jesus home for impoverished children in Honduras.

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Brady Center Announces Ticket Raffle for Benefit Concert of THE LAST FIVE YEARS by BroadwayWorld

The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence has just announced a ticket raffle for the upcoming benefit concert of Jason Robert Brown's THE LAST FIVE YEARS starring Tony Award-winner, Cynthia E…

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Owner of Ellen's Stardust Diner Responds to Unfair Treatment Allegations by BroadwayWorld

Ken Sturm, owner of Ellen's Stardust Diner, has released a statement in response to this week's allegations of unfair treatment of workers.

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Charles Busch to Return to Provincetown Next Week by BroadwayWorld

Producer Rick Murray's Crown amp Anchor Broadway Series continues its 2016 season at the Paramount Cabaret with legendary performer Charles Busch returning to Provincetown for one performanc…

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