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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Exclusive: Catching up with the Original Phantom, Michael Crawford as THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Turns 30 on Broadway by Robert Diamond

To celebrate this amazing milestone, we checked in by phone with Michael Crawford, from New Zealand. As many know, along with a long career creating numerous roles, the star also inspired th…

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Industry Interview: Inside the World of Broadway PR with Matt Polk! by Robert Diamond

Who does Broadway turn to to get noticed Two words Press agents.

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Industry Interview: Inside AKA NYC's World of Creative, Integrated, Digital and Experiential Advertising & Marketing by Robert Diamond

Furze and Moore were recently joined by Executive Creative Director Bashan Aquart and SVP of Creative Strategy and Experiential Design Amanda Blackman for a chat with BroadwayWorld about the…

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Industry Interview: Scott Sanders Is Breaking the Mold to Create Experiential Entertainment for All by Robert Diamond

Broadway producer Scott Sanders is the mastermind behind this kind of experiential entertainment and he's telling us all about how the concept came to be.

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Industry Interview: Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig's KINKY BOOTS are Made for Running by Robert Diamond

Daryl Roth and Hal Luftig's boots are made for running... on Broadway.

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

Industry Interview: A Little Perspective- Ken Davenport Wants to Teach You How to Produce for Broadway by Robert Diamond

Theatre is a multi-faceted industry built on collaboration, creativity and commitment. Whether you are a writer, director, producer, or any other profession within the theatre, it's essentia…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Industry Interview: Get Situated with Damian Bazadona- President of Situation Interactive! by Robert Diamond

Situation Interactive is a digital-first marketing agency that works with many of the world's leading arts, entertainment and media brands including Wicked the Musical, Major League Soccer, …

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Industry Interview: The New Kids on the Block- Meet the Minds Behind Broadway's Newest Advertising Agency, RPM by Robert Diamond

August 2017 marked the official launch of RPM, a new full-service entertainment advertising and marketing agency dedicated to Broadway and other live entertainment arts amp culture clients.

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Friday, September 15, 2017

BWW Interview: Meet Broadway's Top Legal Eagle, Mark Sendroff by Robert Diamond

Billy Flynn might get all the attention, but Broadway's real, go-to man of the law is Mark Sendroff.

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Industry Interview: Expanding the Kingdom- How Disney Theatrical Continues to Bring Pride Rock Around the World by Robert Diamond

Disney Theatrical Productions in association with Michael Cassel Group is getting ready to launch the first international tour of the world's 1 musical, Disney's The Lion King, to premiere i…

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

BWW Industry Interview: Mobilizing the Revolution - Behind the Creation of the HAMILTON App by Robert Diamond

On August 11th, Hamilton released the official app for iOS and Android devices. Hamilton's mission was to give its fans a mobile experience that would provide unprecedented access to the sho…

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Friday, July 14, 2017

Interview: Lucas 'Rico' Corrubia Talks Career in Broadway's Audio World, Stars from Michael Crawford to Liza Minnelli, Health Troubles & His Journ by Robert Diamond

Currently, Lucas is mostly staying at his home in Atlantic City recovering from severe complications he received from open heart surgery in January 2016. He suffered extensive injuries to hi…

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Presenting the New and Improved by Robert Diamond

Welcome tothe rhythm of abrand new day on BroadwayWorldas we've just this morning launched a massive design upgrade that's been in the works for months that I'm both proud and excited to unv…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

BWW Special Interview: It Takes Two- HAIRSPRAY LIVE! Producers Craig Zadan & Neil Meron Check In From the Set! by Robert Diamond

They've already taken you to Austria, Neverland and Oz. On December 7, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are Baltimore-bound.

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Saturday, July 30, 2016

BWW Interview: ALADDIN's Angelo Soriano Brings Broadway to Youtube by Robert Diamond

You can catch Angelo Soriano onstage at the New Amsterdam Theatre where he is currently a swing in Aladdin, but you don't have to buy a Broadway ticket to check out his work offstage. When h…

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Sunday, July 3, 2016

BWW Interview: What Does It Take to Be a Broadway Producer? John Breglio Reveals All! by Robert Diamond

What does a 'producer' actually do How does one travel from that great idea for a show to a smash hit opening night on BroadwayJohn Bregliocannot guarantee you a hit, but he does take the re…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

BWW Interview: What's the Future of Live Streamed Musicals? BroadwayHD Co-Founders Stewart F. Lane & Bonnie Comley Explain + SHE LOVES ME! by Robert Diamond

Stewart F. Lane and Bonnie Comley, co-founders of BroadwayHD, recently chatted with BroadwayWorld about tomorrow's big event and the future of live streaming on Broadway. Check out the full …

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Sunday, June 12, 2016

2016 Tony Awards - Editor-in-Chief Robert Diamond's Dress Rehearsal Live Blog- Warning: Contains Spoilers! by Robert Diamond

It's Tony Sunday The greatest day of the year has finally arrived. If you're like me and if you're reading this, you are - you're up early, and following for what's going t…

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Monday, February 8, 2016

BWW Exclusive: Catching up with Michael Crawford on His Return to the West End in THE GO-BETWEEN; Broadway Possibilities & More by Robert Diamond

I wasn't surprised when the reaction to the announcement that Michael Crawford would return to the stage, immediately started to trend on Twitter in the UK and to generate internet traffic a…

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Monday, December 14, 2015

BWW Interview: Matt Farnsworth on the Creation of His Innovative Vocal Studio App by Robert Diamond

Matt Farnsworth is an accomplished voice teacher, actor, and pianist living and working in NYC. He has been teaching voice since 1995 when he became the consulting coach on Broadway's produc…

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Wednesday, September 16, 2015

BWW Interview: Meet Serino/Coyne's New CEO, Angelo Desimini by Robert Diamond

As BroadwayWorld reported yesterday, SerinoCoyne, the nation's leading live-entertainment marketing agency, today announced that Angelo Desimini, currently chief operating officer, will assu…

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Thursday, September 3, 2015

Introducing @BWWFanGirl, Olivia Hardy - BWW's New Intern and Teen Reporter by Robert Diamond

Now, we are excited to give the entire readership the same opportunity as we introduce her today as our official 'Teen Correspondent' where she will be reporting for the si…

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Sunday, June 7, 2015

2015 Tony Awards Rehearsal - Editor-in-Chief Robert Diamond's LIVE Blog! by Robert Diamond

It's Tony Sunday The greatest day of the year has finally arrived. If you're like me and if you're reading this, you are - you're up early, and following for what's going t…

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Monday, May 25, 2015

BWW Exclusive Q&A: Michael Crawford Talks Return to the Stage by Robert Diamond

Juggling both film and stage careers, Michael Crawford had established himself as one of theatre's finest leading men long before he opened as the Phantom in Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTO…

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Broadway Pulse: Newsday Critic Sees SPIDER-MAN by Robert Diamond

Here's a story I wasn't expecting to see, but as Newsday critic Linda Winer writes After four premiere push-backs now to Feb. 7, four high-profile injuries, 19 previews at full price 75-150,…

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Broadway Pulse: First Newsday, Now Bloomberg Reviews SPIDER-MAN by Robert Diamond

Well, last night Newsday, which normally hides Linda Winer's reviews behind a pay-wall, but made an exception for the sure traffic grabbing piece, published their critics take on SPIDER-MAN,…

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Broadway Pulse: NY Times Says 'We'll Wait, But Not Forever' to Review SPIDER-MAN by Robert Diamond

Update The New York Times has now weighed in on the early reviews of SPIDER-MAN, in which they spoke to Manuela Hoelterhoff, the Executive Editor of Bloomberg News about their decision to re…

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Broadway Pulse: TWO SPIDER-MAN Musicals... Which Will Open First? by Robert Diamond

Veteran humorist and playwright, Justin Moran, launches Spiderman Smackdown, a guerilla theatre project to write, rehearse, and perform a fully realized musical based on the character Spider…

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Sunday, June 8, 2014

2014 Tony Awards Rehearsal - Editor-in-Chief Robert Diamond's LIVE Blog! by Robert Diamond

It's Tony Sunday The greatest day of the year has finally arrived. If you're like me and if you're reading this, you are - you're up early, and following for what's going t…

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Monday, January 20, 2014 Celebrates 10th Anniversary Tonight with Two SOLD-OUT Concerts - And You Can Join Us LIVE! by Robert Diamond

Now, some VERY EXCITING NEWS. If all goes to plan, Joe's Pub will be streaming the 930 show live over the web at httpwww.broadwayworld.comozlive So, we hope that you can tune in and join in …

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Friday, September 6, 2013

Welcome to the New! by Robert Diamond

As we're gearing up for a slew of celebrations for the site's 10th Anniversary watch this space for some more VERY exciting news, earlier this year decided that it was time for a long-needed…

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