Friday, October 28, 2016

Luke Treadaway & Imogen Poots Tapped for the West End's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Starring Imelda Staunton by

Let the games begin! Olivier Award winner Luke Treadaway and stage newcomer Imogen Poots will take on the roles of Nick and Honey in a new production of the late Edward Albee's Who's…

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Jennifer Lopez to Headline NBC's Bye Bye Birdie Live!; Harvey Fierstein to Pen Adaptation by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Jennifer Lopez will join forces with NBC for Bye Bye Birdie Live!, a 2017 holiday production of the classic Broadway musical. Tony winner Harvey Fierstein will pen the teleplay adaptation fo…

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Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein Bound for London's West End by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein is heading to the West End. The tuner will land in London in the fall of next year after playing at the Newcastle Theatre Royal from August 26, 2017 thro…

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It's Official! Tom Stoppard's Travesties, Starring Tom Hollander, to Bow in West End by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The rumors were true and the acclaimed London revival of Tom Stoppard’s Tony-winning play Travesties will transfer to the West End. Next stop Broadway? Led by Tom Hollander, the produc…

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Thursday, October 27, 2016 #LiveatFive with Jennifer Blood of Matilda by

Jennifer Blood, currently playing Miss Honey in Matilda, stops by HQ to chat with Imogen Lloyd Webber.

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Andrew Polec & Christina Bennington Will Star in Jim Steinman’s Bat Out of Hell—The Musical Next Year in London by

It’s all coming back to us now! Bat Out of Hell—The Musical is set to premiere in the U.K. next year, playing Manchester Opera House in the spring before heading to London. Accor…

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Still Thinking Pink! Kara Lindsay Will Return to Wicked on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Hide your peanut butter, because a certain former vlogger is returning to her bubble. Kara Lindsay will reprise her performance as Glinda in the Broadway company of Wicked, stepping in for C…

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Patti LuPone's in West Covina, Wicked's Jennifer DiNoia Misses Carrie St. Louis Already & Other Heartwarming Hot Shots by Lindsey Sullivan

The weather outside is getting frightful, but our latest hot shot roundup is here to warm your heart. Wicked's Carrie St. Louis and Jennifer DiNoia, Patti LuPone, Danielle Brooks, Chita …

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Music Video: Matt Doyle Premieres 'Playing Games" from Up-and-Coming Theater Songwriters Daniel & Laura Curtis by

The song can be heard on the new album Overture: The Music of Daniel and Laura Curtis, which also features Broadway stars Will Swenson, Rebecca Luker, James Monroe Iglehart, Bryce Pinkham, K…

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Heidi Armbruster & More Will Join Tony Winner Reed Birney in Off-Broadway's Man From Nebraska by

Broadway alum Heidi Armbruster and more will join the previously reported Tony winner Reed Birney in the New York premiere of Tracy Letts' Man From Nebraska. The Second Stage Theatre pro…

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Odds & Ends: Hamilton Goes Double Platinum, Nathan Lane on What John Slattery Looks Like Naked & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Hamilton Goes Double Platinum As we all know by now, history has its eyes on Hamilton. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s enormous …

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Charlie Stemp on Going from Playing the 'Monkey Number Three' in Wicked to Starring in Half a Sixpence by Matt Wolf

Newcomer Charlie Stemp looks set to be stamped for stardom when a revival of the 1965 British musical Half a Sixpence starts previews on October 29 at the Noel Coward Theatre, in advance of …

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After Nine Drafts, Writer Marsha Norman Departs King Kong Musical by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The long-in-the-works production of King Kong has run into another stumbling block: Marsha Norman, the show's book writer, has left the production. "We exhausted the possibilities,…

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Anthony Rosenthal on What He's Learned from the Falsettos Family & Why Jimmy Fallon Should Come See the Show by

Age: 12 Hometown: Vacaville, CA Current Role: Anthony Rosenthal is making his Broadway debut in Falsettos as Jason, the son of Marvin (Christian Borle) and Trina (Stephanie J. Block),…

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Casting Set for Tiny Beautiful Things, Starring Nia Vardalos, Off-Broadway by

Complete casting has been announced for the Nia Vardalos-led world premiere of Tiny Beautiful Things. Directed by Thomas Kail (Hamilton) and adapted by Vardalos from the book by Cheryl Stray…

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Bronx Bullet: Backstage at A Bronx Tale with Ariana DeBose, Episode 5: Tech by

This week, Ariana DeBose shows us that the Bronx Tale company is in the theater! Also, look for DeBose to get glam for a photo shoot and sing a fab mashup.

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The Cherry Orchard's Joel Grey on Coming Up, Coming Out and His Roles in Cabaret, Chicago, Wicked & More by

The Tony and Oscar winning icon sits down for a chat about his long career and revealing memoir, Master of Ceremonies.

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Lucas Hedges to Headline Anna Jordan’s Yen Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Lucas Hedges—whose performance opposite Casey Affleck in the upcoming movie Manchester by the Sea is garnering rave reviews—will make his stage debut in the American premiere of …

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Carrie St. Louis on the Friendship, Costumes & Dance Parties She'll Miss as She Exits Broadway's Wicked by Beth Stevens

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through an exit interview with HR about their time at the company. That concept doesn’t exist for Broadway perfor…

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Mazel Tov! Falsettos Revival Opens Officially on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The Broadway revival of William Finn and James Lapine’s Falsettos opens officially at the Walter Kerr Theatre on October 27. To celebrate the Lapine-helmed production’s big night…

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Baseball, Bar Mitzvahs & Borle! Watch Love Tell a Million Stories in Falsettos by

Show clips of the Broadway revival of Falsettos, starring Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells and Stephanie J. Block.

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It's Official! Paula Vogel’s Indecent to Bow on Broadway in Spring 2017 by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The rumors were true and Pulitzer winner Paula Vogel’s Indecent will land on Broadway this season. The production is set to begin previews in early April 2017 prior to opening on April…

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Rachel Eskenazi-Gold, currently the Christine alternate in The Phantom of the Opera, stops by HQ to chat with Beth Stevens.

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Odds & Ends: Patti LuPone Heads to Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Hamilton’s America Turns the World Upside Down & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Everything’s Coming Up Crazy We told you to be on the lookout for more Broadway faves to visit during Crazy Ex-G…

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They've Arrived! Vietgone's Cast & Creatives Celebrate Their Off-Broadway Opening by

Qui Nguyen's Vietgone recounts the story of his own parents meeting as refugees from the Vietnam War newly settled in a relocation camp in Arkansas. Take a look at the off-Broadway openi…

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The Show: Glenn Close Returns, Bandstand Swings & Nathan Lane Shines by

In this week's episode, we talk about the return of Sunset Boulevard, Laura Osnes & Corey Cott in Bandstand, Andy Karl in Groundhog Day, Allison Janney & John Benjamin Hickey in …

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Tick, Tick...BOOM! Will Welcome Lilli Cooper & Extend Off-Broadway; Ciara Renee Sets Final Performance Date by Ryan McPhee

The off-Broadway revival of Tick, Tick…BOOM! has extended its run at Theatre Row and will welcome a new Susan. The Keen Company production will run at the Acorn Theatre through Decemb…

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Falsettos, Starring Christian Borle, Andrew Rannells & Stephanie J. Block, Will Record a Cast Album by Ryan McPhee

Falsettos will march to the recording studio. The new Broadway revival is set to release a cast album, marking the first time the musical will be recorded in its entirety. Release dates for …

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Olivier-Winning Director Howard Davies Dies at 71 by Ryan McPhee

Olivier Award-winning director Howard Davies died on October 25 at the age of 71. His death, which followed a brief battle with cancer, was confirmed to BBC News by his family. Davies won O…

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Hamilton's Tony-Winning Director Thomas Kail Set to Helm Oliver Twist Film by Lindsey Sullivan

The man is non-stop! After grabbing a Tony Award for helming Hamilton as well as an Emmy for his work on Fox's tremendously successful Grease: Live, Thomas Kail has been tapped to direct…

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Suit Up! Paul Alexander Nolan Is Chicago's New Sizzling Billy Flynn by Lindsey Sullivan

Chicago's got a heartbreaker coming to the Ambassador Theatre! Paul Alexander Nolan, who was most recently seen on the Great White Way in Bright Star, will step into the razzle-dazzle ro…

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