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Thursday, January 18, 2018

Today on Broadway: Thursday, January 18, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Tony-Winner Lena Hall Talks “Obsessed,” “Becks,” and “Snowpiercer” and “Pretty Woman” to Attempt Feminist Reinvention “Today on…

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Stars Return to Broadway’s “Hamilton” and “Waitress,” “Rocktopia” Preps for Broadway Run with a Train Grammy Winner, and Broadway Grosses! &…

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre headlines of the day. Any and all feedback is appreciated: james@broadwayradio.com …

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Today on Broadway: Monday, January 15, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Broadway Says a Bunch of Goodbyes, Off-Center Season Announced, and Palace Theatre Seeks a Billion Dollars for Renovation! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through …

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Today on Broadway: Friday, January 12, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Review “John Lithgow: Stories by Heart,” Bryan Cranston Hesitant to Bring “Network” to Broadway, and Laura Benanti is Comedic Genius! “Today on…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Today on Broadway: Thursday, January 11, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: BroadwayRadio’s 1,000th Episode (we think) Brings a Chat with Forbes’ Marc Hershberg and Two Tony Winners Join TNT Drama! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Mond…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Go-Go’s Musical to Open this Summer, Mr. A-Z Extends at “Waitress,” Beth Malone is Officially an Angel, and Lin-Manuel’s Lyric Tweaks for London’s ̶…

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Millie” and “Ragtime” to Get Benefit Concerts this Year, “Kinky Boots” and “Once on this Island” Welcome New Leads, and Theatre’…

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Today on Broadway: Monday, January 8, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Jesus Christ Superstar Live” Finds Another Major Star, “Meteor Shower” Forced to Cancel Performance, this Week’s Theatrical Schedule! “Today on B…

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Friday, January 5, 2018

Today on Broadway: Friday, January 5, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Ars Nova Finds New Historic Home, “Crazy for You” Aiming for Broadway, and What’s Happening “Off the Stage” this Week! “Today on Broadway” i…

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Today on Broadway: Thursday, January 4, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Sweeney Todd’s” Pie Shop Gets New Management, “The Play that Goes Wrong” Releases New Block of Tickets, and a Cursed January 4th Theatre Throwback! “Today on Broad…

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Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, January 3, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Broadway Sets Box Office Highs in 2017, How to See New York Shows for Cheap, and “Greatest Showman” Breaks a Box Office Record! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monda…

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

#TBT Theatre Throwback for December 28, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Daniella Parcell is back for a very public transit focused Theatre Throwback for December 28, 2017.

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

‘Some Like it Pop’ Episode 4.5: Matt Saw ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Super’ Disagreements by Matt Tamanini

Hello Pop Culture Celebrants! On this episode of “Some Like It Pop,” BroadwayWorld’s pop culture podcast, Jenn grills Matt on his first experience seeing “Hamilton,” as we…

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

#BroadwayAMA Episode 2: Drew Droege of ‘Bright Colors and Bold Patterns’ by Matt Tamanini

In this episode of BroadwayRadio’s “#BroadwayAMA,” host Kaitlin Milligan talks with Drew Droege, the writer and star of the Off-Broadway hit “Bright Colors and Bold P…

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Friday, December 22, 2017

Today on Broadway: Friday, December 22, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: It’s London’s Turn to Officially Rave About “Hamilton,” Kate Shindle Responds to Shocking Miss America Report, and “Mamma Mia 2” Trailer Controver…

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Today on Broadway: Thursday, December 21, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: More Tickets are on their Way for “Harry Potter” Fans, is Matt in the Minority on “Greatest Showman,” and Daniella’s Haunted Theatre Throwback! “T…

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

BWW Review: Far More than the Sum of its Parts, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN is a Profound Tale of Banding Together to Finally be Seen by Matt Tamanini

The resulting product has a distinctly theatrical flair, from its musical framing to its production number presentation, but somewhat surprisingly, the stars of the film turnout not to be th…

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Today on Broadway: Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Summer” Confirms Broadway Plans, “Once on this Island” Finds New Leads, John Legend is the Savior in NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar,” and Ma…

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 19, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Review “Farinelli and the King,” “Matt Reviews “A Christmas Story Live,” and New Princess Diana Musical to Receive World Premiere in 2018/2019! …

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Today on Broadway: Monday, December 18, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Pal Joey” Revival Reportedly Finds Director, “Boys in the Band” and “Pretty Woman” Complete Broadway Casting, and Stars Join Encores’ ̶…

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS STORY LIVE! is a Joyous, Imaginative Adaptation, Despite Inherent Problems by Matt Tamanini

For me, there has always been an inherently cynical, bah-humbug spirit that pervades the majority of the A CHRISTMAS STORY film. The 1983 movie, which brought the phrase 'You'll shoot your e…

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Friday, December 15, 2017

Today on Broadway: Friday, December 15, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Summer” Reportedly Heading to Broadway this Spring, Busy Day in the “Hamilton” World, and Equity Condemns Tax Bill! “Today on Broadway” is a dail…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Reviews are in for “The Children” and “Cruel Intentions,” “M. Butterfly” Moves up Closing, and “Home for the Holidays” Posts Secret Cl…

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “My Fair Lady” Finds More Principals, Stars Join NSO’s “West Side Story,” and Theatre Stars Earn Golden Globe Nominations “Today on Broadway”…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Today on Broadway: Monday, December 11, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: The Casting Union Debate Intensifies, Alice Cooper Joins NBC’s “Jesus Christ Superstar: Live,” and Natalie has this Week’s Theatrical Schedule! “Today o…

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Friday, December 8, 2017

Today on Broadway: Friday, December 8, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Travesties” Announces Full Broadway Cast, Casting Changes in the “Aladdin” Family, and a New A. Ham Preps for Broadway “Today on Broadway” is a d…

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Today on Broadway: Thursday, December 7, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Hamilton” Begins Performances in London, Equity Inks New Deal with BroadwayCon, and the Latest Theatre Throwback! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday thro…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, December 6, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Casting Agencies Respond to Broadway’s League’s Lawsuit, Gypsy of the Year’s Record Total, and Sam Shepard’s Final Work Released “Today on Broadway” …

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “SpongeBob” Opens to Great Reviews, Stars to Lead “Straight White Men,” and an all #Ham4Ham LA Performance! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday…

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Today on Broadway: Monday, December 4, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: The Raves are in for “Once on this Island,” is “Titanic” Sailing Back to Broadway? and a Preview of the New “Spotlight”! “Today on Broadway&…

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