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Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Thank Goodness! Celebrate the Return of Wicked's National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

Oh, what a celebration we'll have today! As previously announced, Wicked became the first national tour to resume performances when it bowed at the Music Hall at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas …

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Get a First Look at the World Premiere of An Officer and a Gentleman; Cast Set for National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

Attention! The new musical An Officer and a Gentleman, based on the Oscar-winning film and original screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart, will have its world premiere in Las Vegas at The Smith …

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Odds & Ends: Mel Brooks to Release Memoir All About Me! & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Mel Brooks to Release Memoir All About Me! in November If you've got it, flaunt it! Tony-winning The Producers mastermind …

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Viral TikTok Sensation The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical to Release Concept Album by Caitlin Moynihan

Even Lady Whistledown would be excited about this news! The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical, which went viral on TikTok, is set to release a concept album on September 10. Inspired by the firs…

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Watch the First Teaser Trailer for Filmed Production of Broadway's Come From Away by Caitlin Moynihan

Get ready to visit Newfoundland! Casting is set for the previously announced filmed stage production of Broadway's Come From Away. Jenn Colella reprises her Tony-nominated turn as Beverley/…

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Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Ali Ahn, Ramiz Monsef, Kellie Overbey & Thom Sesma Set for Rajiv Joseph’s Letters of Suresh by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for the world premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s Letters of Suresh, which serves a companion piece to Joseph’s Animals Out of Paper that bowed at Second Stage in 2008. The off-Br…

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Exclusive! Get the Skinny on Ethan Slater & Nick Blaemire's Musical Edge of the World; Plus, Norbert Leo Butz Premieres a Song by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Ethan Slater and Nick Blaemire are taking us behind-the-scenes of their new musical Edge of the World with Edge of the Documentary, a mini-doc featuring a conversation between…

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Monday, August 2, 2021

Natalie Mendoza to Play Satine in Moulin Rouge! on Broadway; Full Cast Set by Caitlin Moynihan

Natalie Mendoza is Broadway's newest sparking diamond. She is replacing original Moulin Rouge! star Karen Olivo, who garnered a Tony nomination for her performance, as Satine. Olivo announ…

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Get a First Look at Tony Yazbeck, Harry Hadden-Paton & Carmen Cusack in Flying Over Sunset; Tickets Now on Sale by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a first look at Tony Yazbeck, Harry Hadden-Paton and Carmen Cusack in Lincoln Center Theater's Flying Over Sunset. As previously announced, the new musical will have its world premie…

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Friday, July 30, 2021

London's Immersive The Great Gatsby to Resume Performances in September by Caitlin Moynihan

London's immersive The Great Gatsby is resuming performances at Gatsby’s Mansion at Immersive LDN beginning September 16, marking F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 125th birthday. Created and direct…

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Thursday, July 29, 2021

Actors' Equity & Broadway League Announce Safety Plans for Reopening by Caitlin Moynihan

Actors' Equity Association and the Broadway League have announced an agreement on safety protocols for production contract shows on Broadway and sit-down productions across the country. Key…

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Odds & Ends: Snowpiercer, Starring Tony Winner Daveed Diggs, Renewed for Fourth Season by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Snowpiercer, Starring Daveed Diggs, Picked Up for Fourth Season Snowpiercer, the popular TNT series based on the 2013 film …

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Bryonha Marie Parham Joins Alex Wyse & Ben Fankhauser in A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet Off-Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for Alex Wyse and Ben Fankhauser's A Commercial Jingle for Regina Comet off-Broadway. Creators Wyse and Fankhauser will lead the musical along with Bryonha Marie Parham as R…

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Patrick J. Adams, Jesse Williams & Jesse Tyler Ferguson Set for Take Me Out on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Batter up! Casting has been confirmed for the upcoming Broadway revival of Richard Greenberg's 2003 Tony-winning play Take Me Out. Patrick J. Adams, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Jesse Williams, …

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New Jaws-Themed Musical Bruce, from Bandstand Writers, Sets World Premiere in Seattle by Caitlin Moynihan

Everyone out of the water! The new musical Bruce, which is based on Carl Gottlieb’s novel The Jaws Log, will have its world premiere at Seattle Rep’s Bagley Wright Theater in May 2022. B…

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See Lin-Manuel Miranda as a Singing Kinkajou in New Trailer for Vivo by Caitlin Moynihan

A full trailer for the upcoming animated movie musical Vivo has arrived. Starring Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda as a singing kinkajou (that's a tropical rainforest mammal, but you knew that…

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Mark Rylance and Mackenzie Crook to Reprise Jerusalem Roles in the West End by Caitlin Moynihan

Jez Butterworth’s Jerusalem is returning to London’s West End. Olivier and Tony winner Mark Rylance and Olivier nominee Mackenzie Crook will reprise their turns as Johnny “Rooster” B…

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Graciela Daniele to Receive 2020 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Theatre by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee announced that Tony-nominated director and choreographer Graciela Daniele will receive the 2020 Special Tony Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Th…

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Star Nina West to Lead Hairspray National Tour by Caitlin Moynihan

Tens across the board for this casting! Andrew Levitt, (a.k.a. drag queen Nina West, who rose to fame on RuPaul’s Drag Race), is leading the cast of the upcoming Hairspray national tour as…

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Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Julie Halston Honored With 2020 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award by Caitlin Moynihan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee has announced that Julie Halston will receive the 2020 Isabelle Stevenson Tony Award. The award is presented annually to a member of the theater co…

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Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Exclusive! Watch Jeremy Jordan Sing Emotional Finale From New Musical In The Light by Caitlin Moynihan is offering an exclusive first look of Jeremy Jordan singing "Her Embrace" from the new musical In the Light: A Faustian Tale. With a score by Michael Mott, the musical follows…

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Monday, July 26, 2021

Tony Winners Leslie Odom Jr. & Ellen Burstyn Set for Exorcist Reboot by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winners Leslie Odom Jr. and Ellen Burstyn are set to star in the upcoming Exorcist reboot, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Odom Jr., who recently garnered an Emmy nomination for h…

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Costume Designer Emilio Sosa Named New Chair of the American Theatre Wing by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-nominated costume and fashion designer Emilio Sosa has been elected the new chair of the American Theatre Wing. He will succeed current co-chairs David Henry Hwang and Ted Chapin, who w…

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Friday, July 23, 2021

Watch This Taptastic Bullets Over Broadway Tribute to Nick Cordero by Caitlin Moynihan

The American Dance Machine for the 21st Century just released a fresh music video of "T'aint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do" from Bullets Over Broadway in memory of the late Nick Cordero, who ea…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Sets New West End Dates by Caitlin Moynihan

Cinderella is going to the ball after all! Andrew Lloyd Webber's new musical Cinderella, which previously announced it would not open due to COVID-19 restrictions, has announced new dates. T…

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Thursday, July 22, 2021

Christmas Spectacular, Featuring the Rockettes, Will Return to Radio City Music Hall in November by Caitlin Moynihan

They're back! The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, starring the Radio City Rockettes, will welcome audiences back this holiday season beginning on November 5. The holiday special is set to …

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Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Come From Away Concert at The Lincoln Memorial to Commemorate the 20th Anniversary of 9/11 by Caitlin Moynihan

Welcome to the rock! Members of the Come From Away company will perform a free concert staging of the Broadway musical at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. to commemorate the 20th ann…

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Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Odds & Ends: Dear Evan Hansen's Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jordan Fisher to Appear in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Jordan Fisher, who will headline the Broadway retu…

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Renée Elise Goldsberry, Courtnee Carter & More Set for Billy Porter's What If? Film by Caitlin Moynihan

Casting is set for What If?, the previously announced coming-of-age feature film that marks Tony and Emmy winner Billy Porter's directorial debut. Broadway's Renée Elise Goldsberry and Cour…

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Hamilton Confirms Full Cast for West End Return by Caitlin Moynihan

History has its eyes on them! Casting for the West End production of the award-winning Hamilton has been confirmed. As previously announced, Hamilton will resume performances at London's Vic…

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Flying Over Sunset Shifts Broadway Start Date by a Week by Caitlin Moynihan

Lincoln Center Theater's Flying Over Sunset, which was cut short ahead of its first preview due to the Broadway shutdown going into effect on March 12, 2020, has pushed back its Broadway ret…

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