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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Up on the Marquee: NETWORK on Broadway! by Walter McBride

NETWORK will begin performances on Saturday, November 10, 2018 and officially open on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Broadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street.NETWORK is directed by Ton…

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Up on the Marquee: Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE by Walter McBride

Following an acclaimed off-Broadway run that sold-out immediately, Mike Birbiglia's The New One will begin preview performances at Broadway's Cort Theatre on October 25 and open on November …

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Photo Coverage: Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows Present New Works! by Walter McBride

Last night, the 2017-2018 class of Dramatists Guild Foundation Fellows presented excerpts of full length works at Playwrights Horizons at 700 PM. This presentation caps off a year spent work…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of APOLOGIA by Walter McBride

Apologia officially opened last night. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the red carpet at opening night below

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Photo Coverage: Stockard Channing and The Cast of APOLOGIA Take Their Opening Night Bows by Walter McBride

Apologia officially opened last night. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the cast's opening night curtain call below

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Monday, October 15, 2018

Photo Flash: Remembering the Late Carol Hall by Walter McBride

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported last week, composerlyricistactress Carol Hall passed away at age 82. We remember the Broadway veteran below.

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Photo Throwback: Paulette Goddard and Andy Warhol Check Out ANNIE in 1977 by Walter McBride

Take a look back into BroadwayWorld's archives with this throwback from when stage and screen star Paulette Goddard and pop culture icon Andy Warholwent to see Annie in 1977 Check out the ph…

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Sunday, October 14, 2018

Photo Coverage: Kate Baldwin Previews New Show 'How Did You Get This Number?' by Walter McBride

Kate Baldwin returns to Feinstein's54 Below this month, direct from the hit Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly Kate was nominated for the 2017 Tony, Drama Desk and Outer Critic's Circle awards…

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Photo Flashback: Al Pacino Stars as RICHARD III in 1979 by Walter McBride

Today, we're bringing you a flashback photo of the marquee at the Cort Theatre from 1979, when Al Pacino starred in Richard III

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Saturday, October 13, 2018

Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal With Megan Hilty, Josh Radnor, and the Cast of The Kennedy Center's LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS by Walter McBride

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts will continue its Broadway Center Stage series with Alan Menken and Howard Ashman's Little Shop of Horrors, helmed by director Mark Brokaw.…

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Photo Coverage: Vineyard Theatre Honors Jeremy O. Harris With the Paula Vogel Playwriting Award by Walter McBride

Vineyard Theatre's 2018-19 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award was recently presented to Jeremy O. Harris.

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

FREEZE FRAME: Megan Hilty, James Monroe Iglehart, and More Star In LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS at the Kennedy Center by Walter McBride

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Artswill continue its Broadway Center Stage series withAlan MenkenandHoward Ashman's Little Shop of Horrors, helmed by directorMark Brokaw. The …

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Photo Coverage: Rob Ashford Receives Portrait at Sardi's by Walter McBride

Rob Ashford has received a portrait on Sardi's wall of fame BroadwayWorld was there for the unveiling and you can check out the photos below

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Photo Coverage: Cuba Gooding Jr. Takes His Bows in CHICAGO by Walter McBride

Cuba Gooding Jr. has stepped into the role of Billy Flynn in Broadway's Chicago, beginning Saturday, October 6, 2018. He reprises his role as Billy Flynn after originating the part and makin…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Photo Coverage: The Stars Come Out For Invited Dress Rehearsal Of Harvey Fierstein's TORCH SONG by Walter McBride

Last night was the invited dress rehearsal for Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song, which begins previews tonight, October 9, on Broadway. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out the photos …

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Photo Coverage: The Cast of THE JONATHAN LARSON PROJECT Performs a Preview Concert by Walter McBride

Last night, the cast of the upcoming Jonathan Larson Project at Feinstein's54 Below got together to perform a press preview of the show. Cast members Nick Blaemire, Lauren Marcus, Andy Mient…

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of THE FERRYMAN on Broadway by Walter McBride

The Broadway engagement of Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman, the critically acclaimed, wildly popular play directed by Sam Mendes, is currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre 242…

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Cast of THE FERRYMAN on Broadway! by Walter McBride

The Broadway engagement of Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman, the critically acclaimed, wildly popular play directed by Sam Mendes, is currently in previews at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre 242…

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Photo Coverage: HAPPY BIRTHDAY, WANDA JUNE Cast Throws A Party at Bond 45 by Walter McBride

Wheelhouse Theater Company will stage a special return engagement of Kurt Vonnegut's rarely produced play HAPPY BIRTHDAY, WANDA JUNE October 18th - November 29th at The Duke on 42nd Street, …

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

FREEZE FRAME: Lindsay Mendez, Kate Baldwin & More Preview Upcoming Shows at Feinstein's/54 Below! by Walter McBride

Earlier today,Tony Award nominee Kate Baldwin October 16, 18, 19, 30 Tony nominated Melissa Errico November 1-3 Tony Award winner Lindsay Mendez October 21, 27. 29 from The Jonathan Larson P…

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Dramatists Guild Foundation Salon with Kyle Jarrow! by Walter McBride

The Dramatists Guild Foundation celebrated Tony Award nominee Kyle Jarrow on Monday, October 1, at a salon hosted by DGF Advisory Board Member Kara Unterberg. Kyle presented songs from acros…

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Photo Flash: Remembering Tony Winner Roger Robinson by Walter McBride

As BroadwayWorld reported last week,Tony Award-winning actor Roger Robinson died Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in Escondido, California from a complicated heart condition. He was 78.

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Photo Flash: Remembering the Late Joe Masteroff by Walter McBride

As BroadwayWorld reported last week,Joseph Masteroff, the Tony-winning librettist of the international musical classics, Cabaret and She Loves Me, died on September 28th 2018 at the Actors F…

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of DANIEL'S HUSBAND by Walter McBride

DANIEL'S HUSBAND - a new play by Michael McKeever, directed by Joe Brancato - will open this fall Off-Broadway at The Westside Theatre 407 West 43 St. The cast of the show met the press yest…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet With the Cast and Creatives of LARAMIE: A LEGACY by Walter McBride

Tectonic Theater Project presented LARAMIE A LEGACY, a reading of The Laramie Project honoring the life and legacy of Matthew Shepard for the 20th anniversary of his death, on Monday, Septem…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Audience Rewards' 10th Anniversary Celebration by Walter McBride

The stars came out last night to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Audience Rewards. Among those in attendance were presenters Kerry Washington, Daniel Radcliffe and Steven Pasquale, along w…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Up on the Marquee: TOOTSIE Arrives on Broadway! by Walter McBride

TOOTSIE will open on Broadway on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the Marquis Theatre 210 West 46th Street. Broadway preview performances will begin on Friday, March 29, 2019.

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of TORCH SONG Meets the Press by Walter McBride

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater 240 West 44th Street. The cast met the press ye…

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Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of The New Group's THE TRUE by Walter McBride

The New Group's The True, directed by Scott Elliott, officially opened on September 20. A limited Off-Broadway engagement is slated through October 21 at The Pershing Square Signature Center…

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Up On The Marquee: TORCH SONG by Walter McBride

Harvey Fierstein's Torch Song will begin previews Tuesday, October 9 ahead of a Thursday, November 1 opening night at Broadway's Hayes Theater 240 West 44th Street.

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Photo Coverage: Aasif Mandvi Returns to the Stage in SAKINA'S RESTAURANT by Walter McBride

Actor, writer, and former correspondent for 'The Daily Show' Aasif Mandvi returns to the stage this October in the Obie Award-winning Sakina's Restaurant, a vibrant, funny, and heartwarming …

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