Friday, July 1, 2022

Wake Up With BWW 7/1: First Look at 13 THE MUSICAL, BROADWAY BARKS Lineup, and More!

Today's top stories include a first look at the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of 13 the Musical, featuring Debra Messing and more! Plus, the Broadway cast of Into The Woods takes thei…

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Thursday, June 30, 2022

Video: Halle Bailey Wraps Filming On THE COLOR PURPLE Movie with A Gift From Oprah!

The Color Purple musical movie is currently currently being filmed in Georgia and this week, young star, Halle Bailey, wrapped her portion of filming, celebrating with a sweet gift from prod…

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Contest: Enter To Win Two Tickets To KINKY BOOTS at the Hollywood Bowl!

With original songs by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Harvey Fierstein, and an all-star cast, Kinky Boots is the huge-hearted story of two people with nothing in common—or so they think.

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L Morgan Lee and Roger Q. Mason Join BroadwayCon Panel DREAMING THE QUEER FUTURE

The Dramatists Guild of America and National Queer Theater will present “Dreaming the Queer Future: TGNC Representation and Playwrights in the American Theatre” on July 10 at 11:20am at …

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THE SECRET GARDEN, SMART PEOPLE & More - Check Out This Week's Top Stage Mags

Each week, we'll be highlighting the top virtual show programs from BroadwayWorld's Stage Mag! Want to create a Stage Mag for you own show? To get started on your own program, visit https:…

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VIDEO: PRETTY WOMAN's Christian Brailsford Dishes All About the National Tour on Survival Jobs

Jason A. Coombs and Samantha Tuozzolo are back with the mega- talented and grounded actor Christian Brailsford, who is currently starring as David Morse in the  Broadway National tour of th…

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Review Roundup: HAMLET at Park Avenue Armory; What Did the Critics Think?

Hamlet, now open at Park Avenue Armory, is directed and interpreted by Robert Icke, and features Alex Lawther (The Imitation Game, The Last Duel, The French Dispatch, Black Mirror) as the br…

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THE MINUTES On Broadway to Require Audience Masking Through the End of its Run

Steppenwolf’s production of THE MINUTES on Broadway will continue to require audiences to wear masks through the final performance on Sunday, July 24.

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Photos: Go Inside Broadway Bares: XXX

The 30th anniversary of Broadway Bares filled New York City's Hammerstein Ballroom earlier this wek with an abundance of 'community, unity and nudity' as the venerable modern-day burlesque s…

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Now Hiring: Production Supervisor, GrandMa Operator, and More - BroadwayWorld Classifieds

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 6/30/2022 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

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Hugh Jackman, Alex Brightman, Ramin Karimloo, and Many More Set For BROADWAY BARKS

Broadway Barks returns to Shubert Alley on Saturday, July 9th, 2022 for the 24th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event, the first in-person event since 2018. Learn more about who w…

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Photos/Video: First Look at Debra Messing & More in 13: THE MUSICAL Film

Netflix has debuted new photos and the first video footage from the upcoming film adaptation of 13: the Musical. New photos feature Debra Messing as Jessica, Eli Golden as Evan, Peter Herma…

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MJ Star Myles Frost Signs With UTA

Myles Frost, the Tony-winner who is currently starring in the title role in MJ the Musical, has signed with UTA. UTA will help expand Frost’s career across film, television, brand endorsem…

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JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Will Stream Online This Weekend

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will be able to stream in full on Saturday 2nd July from 5pm BST / 12pm ET / 9am PT. It will be available for 24 hours only!

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Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On Pre-Broadway LEMPICKA at La Jolla Playhouse

What did the critics think? La Jolla Playhouse's pre-Broadway production of Lempicka, the sweeping new musical celebrating the gripping true story of renowned artist Tamara de Lempicka celeb…

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VIDEO: Gaten Matarazzo Talks Returning to Broadway in DEAR EVAN HANSEN on THE TONIGHT SHOW

Gaten Matarazzo sat down with Jimmy Fallon to discuss his upcoming return to Broadway as Jared in Dear Evan Hansen. Matarazzo also discussed the latest season of Stranger Things, the hit Net…

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Photos: Check Out All New Photos of the National Tour of MEAN GIRLS

All new production photos have been released for the North American Tour of MEAN GIRLS, based on the hit film.  Check out the photos her!

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MATILDA THE MUSICAL Film Will Open This Year's BFI London Film Festival

The upcoming film adaptation of Matilda the Musical will open this year’s BFI London Film Festival. The annual festival is scheduled for October 5-16.

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Photos: The Cast of INTO THE WOODS Takes Bows at First Preview on Broadway

Performances officially began on June 28 for the star-studded New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's beloved musical, Into the Woods, at the St.…

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Wake Up With BWW 6/30: LEOPOLDSTADT Casting, New Dates For CAMELOT, and More!

Today's top stories include casting for Leopoldstadt on Broadway, and the world premiere of The Notebook! Plus, new Broadway dates have been announced for Camelot at Lincoln Center. Read mor…

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VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS National Tour Cast Members Celebrate Pride with Remixed “I Am What I Am”

Company members from the First National Tour of Mean Girls collaborated the entire month of June to create a music video for Pride month to post on their social justice and advocacy page, @…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Photos: Baayork Lee, Erika Henningsen, Jason Tam and More In Transport Group's RODGERS & HAMMERSTEIN: A BROADWAY CELEBRATION

Go inside Transport Group's all-star concert Rodgers & Hammerstein: A Broadway Celebration, presented as part of the Anne L. Bernstein Concert Series in Merkin Hall at Kaufman Music Cen…

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VIDEO: Jason Tam & Bonnie Milligan Belt Out the Broadway Bares XXX Opening Number

The Broadway Bares: XXX opening number set the stage with the anthem: 'community, unity and nudity.' With Broadway's Bonnie Milligan and Jason Tam as lead vocalists in bedazzled red outfits,…

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Photos: Linda Lavin Celebrates LOVE NOTES At Birdland Jazz Club

On Monday, June 27, Tony Award-winner Linda Lavin returned to her musical home, Birdland, with a concert celebrating her most recent solo album, “Love Notes” (Club44 Records).

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Lionsgate Studios Yonkers Owner Great Point Acquires Tony Nominated Set Designer Hudson Scenic

Robert Halmi’s Great Point Studios has acquired the Tony nominated builder of set designs, Hudson Scenic. Hudson Scenic's credits include Hamilton, Hadestown, Aladdin The Lion King, and th…

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BroadwayWorld Seeks Chicago Based Social Media / Video Editor

If you're a Chicago-based theater lover with a knack for social media, BroadwayWorld wants to hear from you.

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VIDEO: Ms. Guidance- Episode 1 | Romeo & Jenny

In the premiere episode of Ms. Guidance: After a humiliating breakdown on a New York City stage, failed actress Jenny Bump returns to her fine arts high school for a fresh start as the new g…

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BWW Polls: Do Discount Tickets Impact Your Ticket Purchases?

How likely would a discount impact your decision to make a ticket purchase?

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VIDEO: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker & Kathy Najimy React to HOCUS POCUS 2 Teaser Trailer

Disney+ has shared a video of Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy reacting to the new teaser trailer for Hocus Pocus 2. In the highly-anticipated sequel, it's been 29 years …

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Russell G. Jones and Chris Myers to Star in New York Premiere of WHERE THE MOUNTAIN MEETS THE SEA at MTC

Manhattan Theatre Club has announced full casting and performance dates for Where the Mountain Meets the Sea, written by AUDELCO Award nominee Jeff Augustin (The New Englanders, “The Morni…

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Jordan Tyson, Joy Woods, John Cardoza, Ryan Vasquez & More to Star in THE NOTEBOOK World Premiere Musical

Chicago Shakespeare Theater announced the cast and creative team for the highly anticipated world premiere of The Notebook, a new musical based on the bestselling novel by Nicholas Sparks th…

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