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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Julie Halston and Patrick Kerr to Lead Wild Root's THE BEAST IN MY PANTS Industry Readings, 4/17 by BroadwayWorld

The Wild Root Company, a New York City-based production endeavor committed to the development of new work from emerging playwrights and screenwriters, will present two industry readings of r…

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Megan Hilty Set to Headline Alliance Theatre's A TONY EVENING on 5/10 by BroadwayWorld

Atlanta's nationally acclaimed Alliance Theatre will host its 6th annual A Tony Evening at the W Hotel - Midtown on May 10, 2014. The star-studded party of the year benefits the Alliance Th…

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Elaine Stritch Almost Played a Nun in John Turturro's Movie FADING GIGOLO by BroadwayWorld

In an interview with Vanity Fair, director John Turturro talked about a shocking and hilarious idea he had for Broadway and film star Elaine Stritch in his movie FADING GIGOLO.

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MOTOWN's Ryan Shaw to Play The Cutting Room with Brandon Dixon and Morgan James, 4/21 by BroadwayWorld

THE CUTTING ROOM will once again host RYAN SHAW, the two time Grammy nominee and star of MOTOWN The Musical Stevie Wonder on Broadway, on Monday evening, April 21 at 830pm doors are at 8. Mo…

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VIDEO: Lea Michele Sings Acoustic 'Cannonball' in the Studio by BroadwayWorld

Glee star and Broadway vet Lea Michele released her debut solo studio album 'Louder' on February 28, 2014, from Columbia Records. The album was preceeded by the release of the album's lead s…

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Stephen Lee Anderson, Nick Blaemire, Kim Yu Blanck & More Set for CHASING THE SONG at La Jolla Playhouse; Full Cast Announced! by BroadwayWorld

La Jolla Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for its Page To Stage workshop production of Chasing the Song, a jubilant new musical by the team behind the Tony Award-winning musica…

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Fran Drescher Launches Benefit Contest Featuring NYC Trip & Backstage Tour of Broadway's CINDERELLA by BroadwayWorld

Two-time Emmy and Golden Globe nominee and now Cinderella's stepmother Madame, Fran Drescher has announced a once-in-a-lifetime fundraiser experience to benefit her nonprofit foundation, the…

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Breaking News: Broadway Vet Barrett Foa to Begin Performances 5/27 in BUYER & CELLAR! by BroadwayWorld

'NCIS Los Angeles' star and Broadway veteran Barrett Foa Mamma Mia, Avenue Q, ...Spelling Bee will begin performances as Alex More in the smash hit comedy Buyer amp Cellar on Tuesday, May 27…

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BWW Invite: Attend SAG Foundation Career Conversations with CINDERELLA's Fran Drescher on 4/18 by BroadwayWorld

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadway World have partnered for an inaugural filmed Conversations QampA series to recognize and celebrate the vibrant theatre community in New York City …

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German Cast Recording of NEXT TO NORMAL Set for May 30 Release by BroadwayWorld

The German Cast Recording of next to normal' captures the exiting atmosphere and the incredible live energy of the german premiere production performed by a stellar cast directed by Titus Ho…

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ROCKY's Cast Album Tracklist Announced; Release Set for 5/27 by BroadwayWorld

Universal Music Enterprises, Stage Entertainment USA, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Sylvester Stallone announced today the forthcoming release of the new original Broadway cast recording of ROCKY,…

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THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN Wins 2014 Telly Award by BroadwayWorld

The Telly Awards announced the 2014 Award winners yesterday, naming the television spot for the new dark comedy THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN produced by AKA NYC the recipient of the 2014 Telly Awa…

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Photo Flash: Inside Release Party for Billy Porter's New Album, BILLY'S BACK ON BROADWAY by BroadwayWorld

On April 15, 2014, Porter releases his debut on Concord Records, Billy's Back on Broadway. Take a look below to see pictures from Porter's release party last night at Bar Nana.

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Photo Flash: Queen of England Makes Angela Lansbury a Dame by BroadwayWorld

Earlier today, stage and screen legend Angela Lansbury was just honored by the Queen, as she officially became a dame earlier today at Windsor Castle.Lansbury said 'It is a very proud day fo…

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Kathleen Chalfant, Teal Wicks & More Set for THE LIGHTNING THIEF Benefit Concert on 4/21 by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Kathleen Chalfant Angels in America, Wit, 'House of Cards', Teal Wicks Jekyll and Hyde, Wicked, Stephen DeRosa HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire', Josh G…

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Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Hall & More Will Bring HEDWIG to GOOD MORNING AMERICA for Two Days this Week by BroadwayWorld

HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH, currently in previews at the Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street, will be featured tomorrow and Thursday, April 17 on 'Good Morning America.'

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ROCK OF AGES Producer Matthew Weaver Planning Broadway Stage Adaptation of Variety Show SOUL TRAIN by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award Nominated Producer Matthew Weaver Rock of Ages of MediaWeaver Entertainment - a movie, TV and stage production company - has acquired the theatrical stage rights to the trailblazi…

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New Theater App SCRIPTOPIA to Lauch 5/1 by BroadwayWorld

SCRIPTOPIA - a new software application that will usher play development and theater collaboration into the 21st century - is being launched May 1st, according to its founder, stage director…

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Constantine Maroulis, Telly Leung and More Complete Cast of REEFER MADNESS IN CONCERT at New World Stages, 4/19 by BroadwayWorld

Constantine Maroulis Jekyll amp Hyde, Rock of Ages, Telly Leung Glee, Godspell, Harry S. Murphy Reefer Madness, Allison Scagliotti 'Warehouse 13,' Jasper in Deadland, Kevin Carolan Newsies, …

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Tony Winner and KINKY BOOTS Star Billy Porter Releases BILLY'S BACK ON BROADWAY Solo Album Today by BroadwayWorld

It's been almost a decade since the Pittsburgh-born Billy Porter released a solo album, and since then much has changed for the award-winning artist, who grew up singing in the Pentecostal c…

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FUERZA BRUTA WAYRA Beings Performances Tonight at Daryl Roth Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Fuerza Bruta Wayra is an electrifying and innovative spectacle that has been performed around the world. The New York City performance will premiere at the Daryl Roth theatre tonight, April …

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Lance Horne Celebrates FIRST THINGS LAST CD at Rockwood in LA with Ricki Lake & More Tonight by BroadwayWorld

LANCE HORNE - the Emmy Award winning composer, musician, vocalist and producer - will headline a special concert evening at Rockwood Table amp Stage in Los Angeles tonight, April 15 at 800 P…

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Kathy Lee Gifford Joins NextStop Theatre's INTO THE WOODS as the Giant's Wife, 5/1 by BroadwayWorld

NextStop Theatre Company's new production of Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods, running May 1-June 1, 2014, makes a major announcement for the season-closing production. Directed by NextStop…

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Annette Bening to Join John Lithgow in KING LEAR at Shakespeare in the Park? by BroadwayWorld

Showbiz411 writes that Annette Bening is allegedly in talks for the role of 'Goneril' opposite John Lithgow in KING LEAR at Shakespeare in the Park in New York City this summer.

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After Pulitzer Win, THE FLICK to Return to New York City at Barrow Street Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Just after today's news that Annie Baker's THE FLICK is being honored with the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, The New York Times reports that the drama will return to New York City at the Ba…

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TCG to Publish 100 MONOLOGUES by Eric Bogosian, May 2014; Website Features Monologues Performed by NYC Actors by BroadwayWorld

Next month TCG Publications will release 100 Monologues, a collection of all of award-winning writer-actor Eric Bogosian's monologues from the series of acclaimed solo shows he wrote and sta…

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Meet the Composers of MURDEROUS MUSICAL MONDAYS- Spotlight on Pace New Musicals Writers' Room by BroadwayWorld

The cast and creative team of the hit Off-Broadway musical Murder for Two are teaming up with some of New York's brightest up and coming composers and BroadwayWorld.com on select Monday nigh…

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Alexa Ray Joel Collapses at Cafe Carlyle During Sold-Out Show by BroadwayWorld

Alexa Ray Joel, daughter of legendary artist Billy Joel, collapsed while performing at her her sold-out closing-night show at New York's Cafe Carlyle on Saturday night

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What's Playing on Broadway: April 14-20, 2014 by BroadwayWorld

All information is subject to change without notice. Check with the box office or ticketing company for the most-up-to-date information. To find out more about rush, lottery and standing roo…

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Joe Iconis Set for MURDER FOR TWO's Murderous Musical Mondays Concert Series, 5/5 by BroadwayWorld

Award-winning composer and lyricist Joe Iconis will take the stage on Monday, May 5, 2014 at New World Stages as part of MURDER FOR TWO's newly launched concert series Murderous Musical Mond…

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Over 100 NYC Students Set for Circle in the Square's Teens on Broadway, 5/12 by BroadwayWorld

Teens On Broadway is an initiative of Circle in the Square Theatre School to celebrate, encourage and build the performing arts community in New York City public high schools.

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