Saturday, October 24, 2020

Ryan Spahn on Producing His Film Nora Highland in a Pandemic & More on The Big Interview by Broadway.com

Broadway.com Content Producer Lindsey Sullivan sits down with Ryan Spahn! The multi-talented creator shares about what inspired him to turn his play Nora Highland into a pandemic-produced fi…

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Kristin Chenoweth, Idina Menzel and More Wicked Stars Make an Impact for Good with Get Out the Vote Video by Broadway.com

Wicked stars don't want you to be confusified about voting. Original stars Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel and cast members from the Broadway and national tour productions are encourag…

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Ashley Park on Going Global with Emily in Paris, Bringing Back Millie & More by Broadway.com

Broadway.com Editor-in-Chief Paul Wontorek catches up with Ashley Park! The Tony nominee talks about Netflix’s bingeable Emily in Paris, her latest Tina Fey collaboration and some exciting…

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Watch Solea Pfeiffer Perform an Original Song with the Broadway Sinfonietta, a New All-Female Orchestra by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway Sinfonietta, a new all-female orchestra founded by Macy Schmidt officially launches today. With help from the stage favorite Solea Pfieffer, who was recently seen in the title…

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Glenn Close Offers an Update on the Upcoming Sunset Boulevard Movie Musical by Lindsey Sullivan

Three-time Tony winner and seven-time Oscar nominee Glenn Close has revealed an update regarding the previously announced Sunset Boulevard film. Close, who garnered her third Tony Award for …

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Everybody's Talking About Jamie to Resume West End Performances in November by Lindsey Sullivan

The Olivier-nominated musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie will celebrate its third birthday in the West End by resuming performances at the Apollo Theatre on November 28. "To keep them …

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Ben Daniels to Star in The Normal Heart at London's National Theatre in 2021 by Caitlin Moynihan

For the first time since its European debut in 1986, London audiences can see Larry Kramer's The Normal Heart on stage. The Normal Heart will play at the National Theatre beginning in Februa…

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Watch Dolly Parton, Christine Baranski, Jenifer Lewis & More Make Merry in Christmas on the Square by Lindsey Sullivan

The merry trailer for Dolly Parton's Christmas on the Square, which is slated to premiere on Netflix on November 22, has arrived. Directed by Debbie Allen, the musical holiday special stars …

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Odds & Ends: André Holland, Blair Underwood & More Join Williamstown Theatre Festival’s Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Three Final Productions Announced for Williamstown Season These performers will be rehearsing from home. As previously rep…

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Slave Play Tony Nominee James Cusati-Moyer Tapped for Shonda Rhimes Series by Lindsey Sullivan

James Cusati-Moyer, who was Tony-nominated for his performance in Jeremy O. Harris’ Slave Play, has landed a recurring role on Shonda Rhimes’ Netflix series Inventing Anna. According to …

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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Antonio Banderas to Direct & Star in Company in Spain by Lindsey Sullivan

Banderas, bubi! Tony nominee Antonio Banderas will take on Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's Company. According to El País, he will star as Bobby in a Spanish-language production that he …

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Time to Dance! See Meryl Streep, James Corden & More in the Sparkly Trailer for The Prom by Lindsey Sullivan

The starry film adaptation of the Tony-nominated Broadway musical The Prom is arriving on Netflix on December 11, and the trailer is here! As previously reported, the movie stars Meryl Str…

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Marge Champion, Dance Legend of Stage and Screen, Dies at 101 by Caitlin Moynihan

Marge Champion, a legendary dancer for the stage and screen, who also was the model for Disney's Snow White and the and the Seven Dwarfs, died on October 21. She was 101 years old. Champion…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Watch Jelani Alladin Sing a Hercules Song & More Performances from the Public Theater Virtual Gala by Caitlin Moynihan

The Public Theater premiered its online virtual benefit, Forward.Together on October 20. The event, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon, featured performances and appearances by dozens of Br…

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Odds & Ends: Director Stephen Daldry Exits Wicked Film & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. The Wicked Film Loses Its Director Stephen Daldry, who received a 2020 Tony Award nomination for directing The Inheritance,…

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The Broadway Fix for October 19, 2020 Featuring Jon Jon Briones of Ratched, Miss Saigon and More by Broadway.com

We talk with Broadway vet Jon Jon Briones about being featured in the new Netflix series Ratched. Plus, a Broadway Home School lesson on A Chorus Line and more. 

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Hear from American Utopia's Masterful Musicians : 'David Byrne Was Really Open to Everyone Having Input' by Lindsey Sullivan

The October episode of the monthly series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal includes a interview with company members of David Byrne's American Utopia, which is now streaming on HBO as a…

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Watch Gavin Creel Get Witchy at Jay Armstrong Johnson’s Annual Halloween Show by Lindsey Sullivan

Jay Armstrong Johnson’s annual show I Put a Spell on You, a spoof of and tribute to the movie Hocus Pocus, will get the virtual treatment as a Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS benefit on…

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Audra McDonald & Steven Pasquale Tapped for COVID-Centric Drama Series The Second Wave by Lindsey Sullivan

The new drama series The Second Wave is joining shows like Love in the Time of Corona, Coastal Elites and Social Distance in addressing the coronavirus pandemic. According to Deadline, this …

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The Broadway Fix for October 16, 2020 Featuring Jacquelene Acevedo, Chris Giarmo & Angie Swan of American Utopia by Broadway.com

We chat with Jacquelene Acevedo, Chris Giarmo & Angie Swan of David Byrne's American Utopia, plus a Broadway Home School lesson on playwright Eugene O'Neill and more. 

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Sharon D. Clarke & More Performers Announced for the 2020 Olivier Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Details regarding the 2020 Olivier Awards have arrived! As previously reported, they are taking place on October 25 at 6:20PM ET. Hosted by the previously announced Jason Manford, the cere…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

'He Was My Baby!' Viola Davis on Ma Rainey's Black Bottom Co-Star Chadwick Boseman; Watch the Trailer by Beth Stevens

Ahead of the December 18 release of the film adaptation of master dramatist August Wilson's first play Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Netflix offered a press sneak peek. Starring Oscar and Tony w…

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Watch Ramin Karimloo Sing Out His Original Tune 'Constant Angel' by Caitlin Moynihan

Ahead of his upcoming Tonight at the London Coliseum virtual concert, stage favorite Ramin Karimloo is giving fans a sneak peek. Filmed on stage at the London Coliseum to an empty audience, …

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Hamilton Original Broadway Cast Members & More Set for Arthur Miller Foundation Virtual Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Rise up! The annual Arthur Miller Foundation Honors, celebrating the power of public school arts education, are going virtual. Presented by Broadway.com, this year’s third annual gala cel…

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Monday, October 19, 2020

INXS Musical in Development and Aiming for Broadway and the West End by Caitlin Moynihan

Australian rock band INXS is getting the musical treatment. The group's long-term manager Chris Murphy and music groups Universal and Warner Chappell have signed on for the development of a …

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Six's Anna Uzele on Why the Shutdown Is Like a Breakup and Her Unusual Tip for Stress Relief by Broadway.com

Living near the theater district during the Broadway shutdown, photographer and performer Matthew Stocke has been haunted walking past the empty palaces sitting in repose, waiting for the li…

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Diane Warren and Susan Stroman Team Up for New Musical The Right Girl at Barrington Stage Company by Lindsey Sullivan

The new musical The Right Girl will be presented at Barrington Stage Company in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on November 1, when a filmed presentation of its first performance will premiere bef…

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Beetlejuice to Make International Premiere in South Korea in June 2021 by Caitlin Moynihan

It's showtime! The Tony-nominated hit Beetlejuice is going international. Director Alex Timbers announced on Instagram that Beetlejuice will premiere in South Korea next year. It will play a…

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Tony Nominee Adrienne Warren to Star as Mamie Till-Mobley in ABC's Women of the Movement by Caitlin Moynihan

Fresh from receiving her second Tony nomination for her star turn in Tina, Adrienne Warren has been announced to star as Mamie Till-Mobley in Women of the Movement on ABC, according to Deadl…

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Sunday, October 18, 2020

Watch Heidi Schreck Discuss the Film of What the Constitution Means to Me: 'It Relates to What's Going On' by Lindsey Sullivan

The October episode of the series Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, which is airing throughout the country this month, includes an interview with Heidi Schreck, whose show What the Cons…

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Celebrate the Life of Misérables Lyricist Herbert Kretzmer on This Week's 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. This week, Paige is honoring the work of lyricist Herber…

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