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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Photo Coverage: CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Celebrates 100 Sweet Performances! by Walter McBride

The cast of Broadway'sCharlie and the Chocolate Factorycelebrated 100 sweet performances on Broadway last night atthe Paramount Hotel Bar amp Grill. BroadwayWorld was there for the celebrati…

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Photo Coverage: Nancy Opel & CURVY WIDOW Company Prepare for Off Broadway! by Walter McBride

Curvy Widow, a new musical comedy with a book by Bobby Goldman, music and lyrics byDrew BrodyBroadway Oh Hello Cutman, and directed byPeter FlynnRhapsody in Seth Two Rooms, will play at theW…

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Photo Coverage: Liz Callaway Previews THE BEAT GOES ON at Feinstein's/54 Below by Walter McBride

Broadway favoriteLiz Callawayreturns to Feinstein's54 Below this summer with an evening of music from the 1960s calledThe Beat Goes On. Featuring pop hits of the era and music from Broadway …

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Saturday, July 15, 2017

Up On The Marquee: THE BAND'S VISIT by Walter McBride

An Egyptian Police Band arrives in Israel to play a concert. After a mix-up at the border, they are sent to a remote village in the middle of the desert. With no bus until morning and no hot…

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Up On The Marquee: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND by Walter McBride

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, Broadway's joyous musical celebration, is the extraordinary story of a fearless young dreamer named Ti Moune.

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Up On The Marquee: PRINCE OF BROADWAY by Walter McBride

Harold Prince is a legend in the American theatre - the acclaimed director and producer behind a long list of America's most iconic musicals and the winner of a staggering, record-breaking 2…

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Photo Coverage: Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole Discuss WAR PAINT CD Release by Walter McBride

Ghostlight Recordscelebrated the Original Broadway Cast Recording of the new musical WAR PAINT - starring two-time Tony Award winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole - with a special in-…

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Photo Coverage: Laura Linney and Cynthia Nixon Celebrate Their New Portraits at Sardi's! by Walter McBride

As The Little Foxes prepares to conclude its Broadway run, its leading ladies Laura Linney and Tony winner Cynthia Nixon have yet another reason to celebrate. The duo just unveiled their new…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Photo Coverage: Second Stage's A PARALLELOGRAM Cast Meets the Press! by Walter McBride

Second StageTheater will present the New York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award and Olivier Award winnerBruce Norris' play, A Parallelogram, directed by current Tony nomineeM…

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Photo Coverage: PRESENT LAUGHTER's Kate Burton Joins the Fabled Walls of Sardi's! by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, Present Laughter's Kate Burtonjoined the fabled walls of Sardi's... or at least hernew portrait did. BroadwayWorld was on hand as Burton and the cast of Present Laughter cele…

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FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Company of Second Stage's A PARALLELOGRAM by Walter McBride

Second StageTheater will present theNew York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award and Olivier Award winnerBruce Norris' play,A Parallelogram, directed by current Tony nomineeMic…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Photo Coverage: Pie Perfection- WAITRESS Cast Tastes Sweet Treats from 'Sugar, Butter, Flour: The Waitress Pie Cookbook' by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, the stars of Broadway's hit musical Waitress, Betsy Wolfe, Drew Gehling and Joe Tippett, put their taste buds to the test. The trio tasted pies to celebrate thepublication of…

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Up on the Marquee: Michael Moore's THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER by Walter McBride

Academy Award-winning filmmaker, best-selling author, and political icon,Michael Moorewill bring his thought-provoking, controversial fare to Broadway inThe Terms of My Surrender, his theatr…

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Friday, June 23, 2017

Photo Coverage: Big Brother Has its Eyes on the 1984 Opening Night Celebration by Walter McBride

Adapted and directed by Icke and Macmillan, 1984 officially arrives in New York this evening on the heels of four wildly successful U.K. runs. The strictly limited engagement began performan…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Photo Coverage: BEAUTIFUL Company Unveils Sing for Hope Piano! by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, the cast of Broadway's Beautiful gathered for apop-up performance of some of Carole King's most famous hits, at a piano designed by the cast to celebrate Carole King's story.…

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsal for ME THE PEOPLE: THE TRUMP AMERICA MUSICAL by Walter McBride

Me The People The Trump America Musical, a new musical revue with a book and lyrics by Nancy Holson Bush Wars, The News in Revue on PBS - 5 Emmy Awards, Ludwig Live, and directed and choreog…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Photo Coverage: MTC Celebrates Opening Night of FULFILLMENT CENTER by Walter McBride

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the world premiere ofFulfillment Center, the new play byAbe Koogler, directed byDaniel Aukin. Fulfillment Center opened just last nightat The Studio at Stage …

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Photo Coverage: Off Broadway Is Honored at the 7th Annual Alliance Awards by Walter McBride

The Off Broadway Alliance, the organization of Off Broadway producers, theaters, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, just presented the 7th annual Off Broadway Allia…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Photo Coverage: Mariska Hargitay, Daryl Roth & Carolyn B. Maloney Honored at the 7th Annual Elly Awards by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, the Women's Forum of New York presentedThe 7th Annual Elly Awards Luncheon benefiting The Education Fund of the Women's Forum on Monday, June 19th at The Plaza Hotel in New Y…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Photo Coverage: Vassar & New York Stage and Film Get Ready for 33rd Powerhouse Theater Season! by Walter McBride

Vassar amp New York Stage and Film is preparing for the 33rd Powerhouse Season in Poughkeepsie, NY, running from June 23 through July 30, 2017

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Photo Coverage: Roundabout's Todd Haimes Joins the Sardi's Wall of Fame! by Walter McBride

Earlier this month, Roundabout Artistic DirectorCEO Todd Haimes received a special honor, as he was toasted by his large family of Roundabout Theatre Company staff and artists for receiving …

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Photo Coverage: Marquee Makeover- Broadway Theatres Get Tony-Winning Updates! by Walter McBride

The Tony Awards are over and this year's winners are already making sure that the crowds ofNew York City know how it went down. Below, check out the new marquees of the theatre district

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Photo Coverage: Angela Lansbury & More Celebrate Irish Repertory Theatre at SONDHEIM AT SEVEN by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, Irish Repertory Theatre presented SONDHEIM AT SEVEN, this season's Gala Benefit production, at The Town Hall. Featuring an introduction by Special GuestAngela Lansbury, SONDH…

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Photo Coverage: WAITRESS Gang Is Opening Up Joe's Pie Diner at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre! by Walter McBride

Broadway star Betsy Wolfejoined the cast of Waitress just last night, June 13 in the lead role of expert pie-maker Jenna Hunterson. Wolfe is joined by Joe Tippett, who also steps into the ro…

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Photo Coverage: The Shubert Theatre Gets Ready for Donna Murphy! by Walter McBride

Fresh off of the show's four Tony wins, Hello, Dolly just welcomedtwo-time Tony Award-winner and one of Broadway's most treasured stars, Donna Murphy, stepping into the role of Dolly Gallagh…

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

Photo Coverage: Meet the 2017 Tony Nominees - GREAT COMET's Lucas Steele by Walter McBride

On May 3, the 2017 Tony nominees flocked to the Sofitel New York, where they met with the press for the first time since getting the big news. BroadwayWorld will continue bringing you covera…

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Photo Coverage: Meet the 2017 Tony Nominees - DEAR EVAN HANSEN's Michael Greif by Walter McBride

On May 3, the 2017 Tony nominees flocked to the Sofitel New York, where they met with the press for the first time since getting the big news. BroadwayWorld will continue bringing you covera…

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Photo Coverage: #EduHam Takes Over at the Richard Rodgers Theatre! by Walter McBride

EduHam is a series of HAMILTON Wednesday matinees made available to New York City schools with a high concentration of students from low-income families for the ticket price of only 10. This…

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Photo Coverage: Vineyard Theatre's Annual Emerging Artists Luncheon Honors Kate Tarker by Walter McBride

TheVineyardTheatre's Annual Emerging Artists Luncheon was just held at the National Arts Club, featuring the presentation of the 2016-2017 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award by Paula Vogel to Kat…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the Dramatists Guild?Fund Salon with Dave Malloy! by Walter McBride

TheDramatists GuildFund celebrated the work of Tony nominee Dave Malloyon Tuesday, June 6. BroadwayWorld was there for the special day and you can check out photos below

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Photo Coverage: Meet the 2017 Tony Nominees - GREAT COMET's Josh Groban by Walter McBride

On May 3, the 2017 Tony nominees flocked to the Sofitel New York, where they met with the press for the first time since getting the big news. BroadwayWorld will continue bringing you covera…

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