Saturday, September 24, 2022

VIDEO: Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda Wish Norman Lear Happy Birthday Through Song

Watch the video Lin Manuel Miranda sent to Norman Lear on his 100th Birthday, featuring a performance of a rewritten version of Al Jolson's 'April Showers.'

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:59PM

Harvey Fierstein Wants Harry Styles to Star in KINKY BOOTS Movie Musical

According to an interview with the NY Post, Harvey Fierstein wants pop superstar Harry Styles to star as Charlie in a rumored movie version of his musical KINKY BOOTS. 

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:22PM

MARY POPPINS' Neil Starkenberg Takes Over Our Instagram Today!

Tune in to our Instagram story today, as Neil Starkenberg takes over to take you behind the scenes of his day at Mary Poppins at Tuacahn Center for the Arts.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:00PM

Broadway Makers Alliance to Sell Fan Art at the BC/EFA Broadway Flea This Weekend

This weekend the Broadway Makers Alliance will celebrate its fifth birthday by setting shop at BCEFA’s Broadway Flea for the fifth year in a row.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:56AM
Friday, September 23, 2022

Netflix Drops Lawsuit Over THE UNAUTHORIZED BRIDGERTON MUSICAL

Streaming giant Netflix has dismissed a copyright lawsuit that it had filed against the creators of 'The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical.'

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:09PM

Interview: Ben Platt Talks 'Reverie' Tour & Performing After the Pandemic

BroadwayWorld caught up with Platt to discuss what audiences can expect from the new tour, the difference between performing for concert audiences opposed to musical theatre audiences, and w…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:06PM

VIDEO: First Look at THE NOTEBOOK World Premiere at Chicago Shakespeare Theater

Chicago Shakespeare Theater is presenting the world premiere musical The Notebook, now extended by popular demand through October 30, 2022. Get a first look at footage from the production he…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:01PM

Kristin Chenoweth & More Join Broadway Flea Market & Grand Auction; Full Table Lineup Announced!

The biggest day for Broadway fans is this Sunday, September 25, 2022, and Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS announces even more treasure-filled tables, special Broadway guests and more u…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:40PM

Show Your Pet Performing a Favorite Number From CHICAGO For the Chance to Win a Trip to NYC

CHICAGO is for the dogs — and cats, and rabbits, and birds, and all animal friends! Show your pet performing a favorite number from CHICAGO the musical for a chance to win a trip to tra…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:49PM

Lea Michele to Perform From FUNNY GIRL on THE TONIGHT SHOW Next Week

The performance will mark the first televised performance from the musical. The Glee star is currently playing Fanny Brice in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl at the August Wilson Theatre.…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:49PM

Broadway Watch Guide: Fall 2022 - Where to Watch Skylar Astin, Sheryl Lee Ralph & More on TV This Fall

The upcoming fall television season features an exciting lineup of Broadway stars starring in new and returning television series. From Skylar Astin's new CBS series So Help Me Todd to newly…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:49PM

New Dates Announced for Encores! THE LIGHT IN THE PIAZZA Starring Ruthie Ann Miles

New York City Center has announced new performance dates for Encores! The Light in the Piazza as part of the 2022 – 2023 season. Due to scheduling conflicts, the Tony Award-winning musi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:16PM

Lynn Nottage CLYDE'S Tops List of Most-Produced Play of the Season

The  Top 10 Most-Produced Plays and Top 20 Most-Produced Playwrights for the new season include Clyde's, Clue, Once, Sweat, and more.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:05PM

VIDEO: RuPaul Attends a Performance of A STRANGE LOOP and Speaks with the Cast

“This is the beginning of a revolution...I’m so proud to have a seat in that audience. Thank you for that,' RuPaul told the ensemble, hugging the cast, and commending the performers, cal…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:56PM

Photos & Video: ALMOST FAMOUS Cast Captured by Famed Rock Photographer Neal Preston

Almost Famous, the new musical with book and co-lyrics by Academy Award winner Cameron Crowe, based on his iconic film, has partnered with one of the world’s most celebrated rock photograp…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:10PM

Original HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL Cast Members Join New Season of HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC THE SERIES

Corbin Bleu, Monique Coleman, Lucas Grabeel, Bart Johnson, Alyson Reed and Kaycee Stroh will play themselves, resurrecting their “High School Musical” roles as “Chad Danforth,” “Ta…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:08PM

VIDEO: Cynthia Erivo & Kelly Clarkson Duet on 'When You Wish Upon A Star' From PINOCCHIO

Cynthia Erivo joined Kelly Clarkson for a special rendition of 'When You Wish Upon A Star' on the recent episode of The Kelly Clarkson Show. The cover was featured during the 'Kellyoke' segm…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:25PM

VIDEO: ALADDIN National Tour Gets Ready to Hit the Road

Agrabah is coming to a city near you! The North American tour of the Disney hit will launch in Schenectady, NY at Proctors, playing October 11-23, 2022. The company just met the press and we…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:59AM

Barbra Streisand Will Release 'Live at the Bon Soir' This November

A new album from Barbra Streisand is on the way! On November 4, Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings will release Live At The Bon Soir.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:25AM

VIDEO: Deaf West Theatre Creates ASL Interpreted Version of 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' From ENCANTO

It is International Day of Sign Languages and Disney and Deaf West Theatre have teamed up to celebrate. Check out a video of an ASL Interpreted version of 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' from th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:25AM

CONTEST: Win Two Tickets to Pentatonix at the Hollywood Bowl!

The pitch-perfect Grammy-winning vocal quintet Pentatonix returns to the Hollywood Bowl on September 29! Using nothing more than their voices, the group performs brilliant a cappella arrange…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:16AM

SPIRITED Movie Musical Starring Will Ferrell & Ryan Reynolds Sets November Premiere Dates

The cast of the movie musical includes  Will Ferrell, Ryan Reynolds, Octavia Spencer, Patrick Page, Sunita Mani, Loren Woods, Joe Tippett, Marlow Barkley, and Jen Tullock. The new film wi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:11AM

Alice Ripley, Javier Munoz, and More Join Frank Wildhorn Musical THE SONG OF BERNADETTE

The complete cast has been announced for the modern musical adaptation of The Song of Bernadette developmental workshop from Tony, Grammy and Emmy nominated Composer, Frank Wildhorn, CMA win…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:08AM

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Bernadette Peters, and More Join NY Phil's Upcoming Gala

With Lin-Manuel Miranda performing a suite from Hamilton, and vocalists Renée Fleming, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Bernadette Peters, and Vanessa Williams also joining the NY Phil, the evening…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:58AM

OHIO STATE MURDERS On Broadway Adds Bryce Pinkham and Lizan Mitchell

Tony Award nominee Bryce Pinkham and Lizan Mitchell will join Audra McDonald for the Broadway premiere of Ohio State Murders by Adrienne Kennedy.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:30AM

Hugh Panaro Will Make New York City Solo Concert Debut at 54 Below Next Month

Hugh Panaro will be bringing his first-ever New York City solo concert to 54 Below next month. The gifted singer has performed in London’s West End, in Canada and on concert stages across …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:17AM

Audra McDonald Concert at The London Palladium Will Be Filmed For Release

The solo concert from Emmy, Grammy and six-time Tony Award winner, Broadway sensation AUDRA MCDONALD will be captured live at the London Palladium with the forty-six-piece London Musical The…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:08AM

Photos: The Cast of KIMBERLY AKIMBO Meets the Press

Kimberly Akimbo will begin previews on Broadway on October 12th and officially opens November 10th.  Check out photos of the cast meeting the press!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:24AM

Wake Up With BWW 9/23: Brian d'Arcy James and Andy Karl Return to INTO THE WOODS, and More!

Top stories include new casting for Into The Woods, with Brian d'Arcy James returning as The Baker and Andy Karl joining the cast as Rapunzel's Prince. Plus, check out rehearsal photos and m…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:10AM
Thursday, September 22, 2022

Listen: THE RANDY RAINBOW PODCAST Launches With Guest Sean Hayes

From the minds of Emmy Award winners Sean Hayes and Todd Milliner, Hazy Mills Productions, on the heels of their hit podcast HypochondriActor, have announced their upcoming slate of show…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:49PM

Martin Short & Shania Twain in Final Talks to Join ABC's BEAUTY & THE BEAST Special

Martin Short and Shania Twain may be joining ABC's upcoming Beauty and the Beast special. They are in talks for Short to play Lumière and for Twain to play Mrs. Potts. They would join prev…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:49PM

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