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Thursday, October 18, 2018

So Far Away: Manila to Get BEAUTIFUL in June 2019! by BroadwayWorld

Atlantis Theatrical Entertainment Group will be staging the Tony, Grammy, and Olivier Award-winning musical BEAUTIFUL THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL in Manila in 2019 as part of its 20th Anniversar…

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Muny Will Stage KINKY BOOTS, MATILDA, CINDERELLA, and More This Summer! by BroadwayWorld

After an astonishingly epic centennial season which welcomed more than 400,000 theatregoers, The Muny announced today its dazzling, seven-show line-up for its 101st season.

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Chita Rivera And Kelli O'Hara Join All-Star Recording of THE OTHER JOSH COHEN by BroadwayWorld

Three-time Tony Award winner Chita Rivera, Tony Award winner Kelli O'Hara, and Emmy-nominated 'Westworld' star Jimmi Simpson have joined the lineup of special guest stars on Yellow Sound Lab…

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Photo Flash: Check Out The Red Carpet Action As COMPANY Opens In The West End! by BroadwayWorld

I'll drink to that Marianne Elliott's highly anticipated production of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company opened in the West End tonight. It was a celeb-packed evening as stars line…

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Will A RuPaul Ru-sical Sissy That Walk To the Stage? by BroadwayWorld

According to RuPaul's right hand woman, Michelle Visage - who will soon be making her West End debut in the musical Everyone's Talking About Jamie- a musical based on the life of the legenda…

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Kevin Clifton Joins the Cast of ROCK OF AGES by BroadwayWorld

Kevin Clifton will join the cast of the award-winning smash-hit musical ROCK OF AGES in the role of Stacee Jaxx.

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Photo Flash: First Look at the First National Tour of DEAR EVAN HANSEN by BroadwayWorld

The first national tour ofDear Evan Hansenhas officially hit the road. Check outBen Levi Ross,Jessica Phillipsand the whole tour family in action below

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VIDEO: James Corden Sings 'Waving Through A Window' On DEAR EVAN HANSEN Book Tour by BroadwayWorld

Yesterday James Corden stopped by The Grove Barnes and Noble location in Los Angeles to sing 'Waving Through A Window' with Pasek and Paul. The event featured Benj Pasek, Justin Paul, and no…

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Joshua Bassett to Lead HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL Series by BroadwayWorld

Joshua Bassett has been cast in the lead role of the highly anticipated 'High School Musical The Musical,' a series for Disney's upcoming direct-to-consumer streaming service, which is set t…

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Breaking: SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE Will Play Final Off-Broadway Performance Next Month by BroadwayWorld

Producers Steven Baruch, Marc Routh, Richard Frankel and Tom Viertel announced today that Smokey Joe's Cafe The Songs of Leiber amp Stoller, the all-new incarnation of the record breaking Br…

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HAMILTON Offers $10 Performance Oct. 31st, Denee Benton and Carvens Lissaint Join Cast by BroadwayWorld

OnWednesday, October 31at the Richard Rodgers Theatre on Broadway, all available tickets for the800pmperformance ofHAMILTONwill be sold for 10.

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Stephanie Gibson Will Bring ELECTRIC BOOGALOO To Feinstein's/54 Below Next Month! by BroadwayWorld

After her sold out Feinsteins54 Below debut in 2017, Broadway Favorite Stephanie Gibson will return to the iconic venue on November 8 930PM with an all new act

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Photo Flash: Get A First Look At ANASTASIA On Tour by BroadwayWorld

The National Tour of Anastasia had its official opening night in Schenectady, New York last week Get a first look at the production in the photos below

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SUMMER Cast Album to Be Released on Vinyl by BroadwayWorld

The SUMMER The Donna Summer Musical - Original Cast Recording Album will be available as a limited edition, double album vinyl record from Republic Records beginning Friday, October 26 at Ba…

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Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On ANASTASIA on Tour by BroadwayWorld

The National Tour of Anastasia had its official opening night in Schenectady, New York last week The production stars Lila Coogan as Anya, Stephen Brower as Dmitry, Jason Michael Evans as Gl…

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BWW Blog: Getting to Know the Players of THE WINNING SIDE- James Wallert by BroadwayWorld

Epic Theatre Ensemble is currently presenting the world premiere of The Winning Side, the acclaimed new play by James Wallert, by popular demand. The Winning Side initially began previews on…

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Review Roundup: COME FROM AWAY Opens In Seattle by BroadwayWorld

The National Tour of Come From Away officially opened this week in Seattle Let's see what the critics had to say

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THE MOORS Brings Migration Issues To The Bard's Black Characters by BroadwayWorld

'The Moors', a thought-provoking new play from Two Gents Productions, created in association with Tara Arts, will premiere on 7 November 2018 at Tara Theatre, London. The play promises to be…

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Refresh Cabaret Gets Full Concert Staging And London Showing by BroadwayWorld

It's no secret that RyCa Creative's 'REFRESH' cabaret has been making it's mark since it's launch in 2017.

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Photo: Idina Menzel Poses With Ariana Grande at A VERY WICKED HALLOWEEN by BroadwayWorld

Last night, Wicked celebrated its 15th anniversary with 'A Very Wicked Halloween.' Idina Menzel took to Instagram to post a photo with Ariana Grande, of whom she says she's a 'huge fan.'

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Photo Flash: The Full Company of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Australia Heads Into Rehearsals by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals for the Australian premiere production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have begun in Melbourne, with the first images of the full company released.

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Breaking: Recording Artist Cody Simpon Will Make Broadway Debut in ANASTASIA This November! by BroadwayWorld

The producers of ANASTASIA have just announced that Cody Simpson will join the Broadway company as leading man Dmitry beginning November 29, 2018. Original company member Zach Adkins will pl…

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Get Him To The Church On Time! Danny Burstein to Join the Cast of MY FAIR LADY by BroadwayWorld

Blimey It has been announced that six-time Tony Award nomineeDanny Bursteinwill assume the role of Alfred P. Doolittle in its award-winning production ofLerner amp Loewe's MY FAIR LADY, dire…

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Idris Elba In Final Talks To Join the Upcoming CATS Film by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported in July, Academy Award-winner Jennifer Hudson will lead Tom Hooper's upcoming film adaptation of CATs as 'Grizabella', alongside Ian McKellen, James Corden, and Tay…

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BWW Live Chats with Melissa Errico- Watch the Full COnversation! by BroadwayWorld

On Tuesday, October 16th, 530pm EST BroadwayWorld's Steve Schonberg is getting up close and personal with Tony Award-nominated singer, actress, and writer, Melissa Errico, at Sardi's Don't f…

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Kristin Chenoweth Will Not Be Part of AMERICAN GODS Season 2 by BroadwayWorld

Kristin Chenoweth will not appear in season 2 of American Gods, says TVLine.

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Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel & More Gear Up for A VERY WICKED HALLOWEEN! by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, to celebrate Wicked's 15th Anniversary on Broadway this October, NBC will throw a Halloween party for the ages with 'A Very Wicked Halloween Celebrating…

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Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 10/14/18 by BroadwayWorld

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 10142018.

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Photo Flash: Lauren Yee and Jaclyn Backhaus Receive 2018 Horton Foote Prize by BroadwayWorld

Yesterday, October 15th at The Lotos Club 5 East 66th Street, New York City,the 2018 recipients of the biennial Horton Foote Prize, were celebrated for excellence in American theater. The 20…

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Constantine Maroulis & James Valenti Join ROCKTOPIA Tour by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award Nominee and 'American Idol' finalist Constantine Maroulis Rock of Ages, Jekyll amp Hyde and acclaimed Metropolitan Opera tenor James Valenti Tosca, Madame Butterfly, Romeo and Jul…

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Declan Bennett and Arthur Darvill to Appear at St Pancras Old Church by BroadwayWorld

Declan Bennett and the new musical collective from Arthur Darvill and Ines De Clercq team up for a one off double headline show at London's St Pancras Old Church.

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