Sunday, July 25, 2021

Elaine Paige on Sunday Celebrates the Return of West End Performances by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. On this week's episode, Paige is celebrating the return of…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:54AM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

Odds & Ends: Tony Winner Ali Stroker Tapped to Play Disability Rights Crusader Judy Heumann by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Film Based on Judy Heumann's Memoir Eyes Ali Stroker to Star Deadline reports that Apple Original Films has landed rights t…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:18PM

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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM

Broadway's Diana Reveals Cast Album Release Date & Premieres New Music Video by Lindsey Sullivan

We knew the score to Diana, the new musical about Princess Diana, would be preserved with an original cast album, and now there's a release date: September 24. The album, which comes from U…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM
Thursday, July 22, 2021

Tragedy of Macbeth , Starring Denzel Washington & Frances McDormand, to Open New York Film Festival by Lindsey Sullivan

After being on hiatus due to COVID-19, the starry new screen adaptation of Macbeth will have its world premiere this fall. Variety reports that Joel Coen's film based on Shakespeare's play…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:42PM

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo Announces $100 Million Musical & Theatrical Production Tax Credit by Lindsey Sullivan

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the launch of the new $100 million New York City Musical and Theatrical Production Tax Credit designed to help revitalize the theater industry. This pr…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:42PM

Odds & Ends: Christy Altomare, Derek Klena & More to Reunite for Songs for a New World Concert by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Songs for a New World Concert to Take Place Under the Stars An outdoor concert production of Jason Robert Brown's Songs for…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

Original Stars Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan to Headline Bonnie & Clyde Concert in West End by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway stars Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan will reunite on January 18, 2022 for a one-night-only concert performance of Bonnie & Clyde in the West End’s Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Th…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

Adrienne Warren to Return to Her Tony-Nominated Title Role When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical Bows Again by Lindsey Sullivan

When Tina: The Tina Turner Musical returns to the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on October 8, so will its original leading lady Adrienne Warren! The triple threat, who is nominated for a Tony Award …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

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 …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Odds & Ends: Bette Midler & More Among 44th Kennedy Center Honorees by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Bette Midler Among Kennedy Center Honorees The 44th Kennedy Center Honors will be presented to quite a roster of talent! T…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:18PM

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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:12PM

Hear from The Phantom of the Opera's Lucy St. Louis, Ethan Hawke & More on Broadway Profiles by Lindsey Sullivan

Before it airs nationwide, we're offering a look at the latest episode of Broadway Profiles. Hosted by Emmy-winning anchor Tamsen Fadal and powered by Broadway.com, this installment will …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:03AM
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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:32PM

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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:24PM

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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

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…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM

Exclusive! Watch Kristin Chenoweth in New Clip from Schmigadoon! by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to take a trip to Schmigadoon! The new musical TV series, which stars Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key leading a cast that includes stage favorites Aaron Tveit, Kristin Chenoweth, A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:06PM
Monday, July 19, 2021

Odds & Ends: Classic Stage Company Artistic Director John Doyle to Step Down & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Classic Stage Company Announces Season Lineup; John Doyle to Step Down Next Year Off-Broadway's Classic Stage Company has announced the lineup for its upcoming season, which will mark the la…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:42PM

Company's Matt Doyle on the Show's Broadway Return, Why He Stans Patti LuPone & More by Lindsey Sullivan

The newest episode of Broadway Profiles features an interview with Company's Matt Doyle. A veteran of hits like The Book of Mormon, War Horse, Spring Awakening and more, Doyle told Broadwa…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cinderella Will Not Open in the West End by Caitlin Moynihan

Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-gestating new musical Cinderella will not open in the West End. The composer announced the news in a statement on July 19 saying "Freedom day has turned into closi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM

Grease Prequel Series Rise of the Pink Ladies Lands at Paramount+ by Caitlin Moynihan

Time to go back to Rydell High! Rise of the Pink Ladies, a 10-episode Grease prequel series, has been greenlit by Paramount+, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The series was previously …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:24PM

Michael James Scott on Disney's Live at the New Am Concert: 'It's a Bright Light in a Dark Year' by Caitlin Moynihan

Disney is flying back to Broadway this week with Live at the New Am, benefitting The Actors Fund. As previously announced, Disney on Broadway actors Michael James Scott (Aladdin), Ashley Bro…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:18PM
Sunday, July 18, 2021

Hear Classic and New Show Tunes on Elaine Paige on Sunday by Broadway.com

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show Elaine Paige on Sunday. On this week's episode, Paige is back and ready to play al…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:12AM
Friday, July 16, 2021

Odds & Ends: Ben Platt Drops First Single & Tracklist for New Album Reverie by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Ben Platt Releases "Happy To Be Sad" from Reverie It's a great new music Friday for Ben Platt fans! Fresh off of the annou…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:12PM

Presto! Magic Goes Wrong Returns to the West End in October by Lindsey Sullivan

Mischief Theatre's Magic Goes Wrong will return to the West End for a limited run at the Apollo Theatre from October 21 through February 27, 2022. Mischief’s first show, the award-winning …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:06AM

Take a Bow! Elena Holder & Bryson Battle Named 2021 Jimmy Award Winners by Caitlin Moynihan

Give a standing ovation to the winners of the 2021 Jimmy Awards! Elena Holder and Bryson Battle were crowned champions at the annual ceremony on July 15. Corbin Bleu hosted the event along w…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:06AM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

Odds & Ends: Kelli O'Hara, Jennifer Holliday & More Set for Feinstein's/54 Below by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Kelli O'Hara & More to Shine Bright at Feinstein's/54 Below These sound like the nights out theater fans have been wait…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:54PM

NaTasha Yvette Williams, Cleo King & More Join Broadway's Chicken & Biscuits by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting is complete for Douglas Lyons' comedy Chicken & Biscuits, which, as previously announced, will begin performances at the Circle in the Square Theatre on September 23 and open on …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:33PM
Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Santino Fontana & Thomas Sadoski to Star in Short Film Based on the Play Stalking the Bogeyman by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony winner Santino Fontana and Tony nominee Thomas Sadoski will star in the upcoming short film adaptation of Stalking the Bogeyman. Based on the true story by David Holthouse as first told…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:36PM

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REOPEN BROADWAY SEASON
Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 07, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54