Saturday, July 30, 2016

BWW Interview: ALADDIN's Angelo Soriano Brings Broadway to Youtube by Robert Diamond

You can catch Angelo Soriano onstage at the New Amsterdam Theatre where he is currently a swing in Aladdin, but you don't have to buy a Broadway ticket to check out his work offstage. When h…

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BWW's On This Day - July 30, 2016

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on July 30 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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SISTER ACT UK Tour Opens at the Curve Tonight by BroadwayWorld

The Curve's all new production of the hit musical comedy SISTER ACT, directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood,openstonight30 July 2016.

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Original 'SEX TIPS' Stars Lindsay Nicole Chambers and Jason Michael Snow Join The Skivvies' Post-Show Concert by BroadwayWorld

Original stars of Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man, Lindsay Nicole Chambers and Jason Michael Snow will return to the 777 Theatre for the first time to join THE SKIVVIES in their p…

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POSTER BOY, Starring Taylor Trensch and More, Opens Tonight at Williamstown Theatre Festival by BroadwayWorld

Williamstown Theatre Festival hosts the opening night for the third Nikos Stage production of the 2016 Season tonight, July 30th at 800pm with the world premiere of POSTER BOY July 27th-Augu…

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DVR Alert: FUNNY GIRL, Starring Barbra Streisand, Set for REEL 13 Tonight by TV News Desk

Legendary leading ladies Elizabeth Taylor, Greta Garbo, Rita Hayworth and Barbra Streisand are featured in the July Reel 13 schedule. Tonight, watch Funny Girl with Streisand

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Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER, Starring Jenna Fischer, Begins Tonight at The Old Globe by BroadwayWorld

The Old Globepresents theworld premiere of Steve Martin's new play METEOR SHOWER, an adult comedy, marking his welcome return to the Globe following the great success of Bright Star. It will…

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Stars of HAMILTON, AN ACT OF GOD, FULLY COMMITTED, WAITRESS and More Set for 2016 BROADWAY BARKS Today by BroadwayWorld

BROADWAY BARKS announces their 18th annual star-studded dog and cat adoption event to benefit New York City animal shelters and adoption agencies.

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Friday, July 29, 2016

Photo Flash: TOM SAWYER at Playhouse South by BroadwayWorld

The Adventures ofTom Sawyeris a musical comedy based on the novel byMark Twain. The musical is the story of a fourteen-year- old boy growing up in the heartland of America. This Broadway mus…

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AUDIO: Anna Deavere Smith's NOTES FROM THE FIELD: DOING TIME IN EDUCATION Deals With The School-To-Prison Pipeline by Michael Dale

The performerplaywright's new piece is about how educational practices feed the prison system.

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Better Stock Up on Floo Powder! HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD in Talks for the Great White Way by Jessica Khan

Polish your broom, stock up on floo powder, get in line for the portkey or if you're old enough, just apparate-- to New York The Daily Mail is echoing rumors from earlier this week at the Ne…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Jenny Ashman and Brandon Rubendall in EVITA at Opera North by BroadwayWorld

Opera NorthpresentsTim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA, one of its three Summerfest 2016 mainstage productions,tonight, July 29, throughAugust 13 at the Lebanon Opera House. The tempest…

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Renee Elise Goldsberry Approves Of Bust Magazine's Revised HAMILTON Logo Honoring Hillary Clinton by Michael Dale

The women who plays Angelica Schuyler is excited to see women being included in the sequel.

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Watch the Best of Australian Theatre at the 2016 Helpmann Awards! by BroadwayWorld

The 2016 Helpmann Awards were presented at a star-studded ceremony earlier this week, in front of a full house at the Sydney Lyric Theatre. Hosts for the evening were Chloe Dallimore, Helen …

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FLASH FRIDAY: Fascinating Footage Showing The Glamour and Grime of Times Square in 1976 by Michael Dale

In the 1970s, the desperate fiscal state of New York City was summarized by the infamous 1975 Daily News headline, 'Ford To City Drop Dead.'

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Theatre Pros from MTC, The Public, CSC & More Among TCG's New Round of Leadership U Recipients by BroadwayWorld

Theatre Communications Group TCG announces the 2016 Round 4 Cycle A recipients of the Leadership University-Continuing Ed program.

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VIDEO: Stage and Screen Legend Cicely Tyson Advocates For TDF's Stage Doors by Michael Dale

The great actress joins ALADDIN's James Monroe Iglehart to promote more access to live theatre for kids in underserved communities.

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Jenn Gambatese to Rule the School as New Principal in Broadway's SCHOOL OF ROCK by BroadwayWorld

Just in, Jenn Gambatese will rule the school in Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway smash hit School of Rock - The Musical on Tuesday, August 9, 2016 when she succeeds Sierra Boggess as Principal…

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Randy Rainbow to Lead WHITE RABBIT RED RABBIT Orlando Benefit Performance by BroadwayWorld

Maberry Theatricals will welcome BroadwayWorld'sCHEWING THE SCENERY regularRandy Rainbow on August 15 in a special benefit performanceWhite Rabbit Red Rabbit, the internationally-acclaimed p…

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Norbert Leo Butz, Andy Mientus and More Set for Next Week at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Next week, FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club amp Private Event Destination, presents some of the brightest stars from Broadway, cabaret, jazz, and beyond, including Norbert Leo But…

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THE FRIDAY SIX: Q&As with Your Favorite Broadway Stars- NYMF Edition with Brian Charles Rooney by BroadwayWorld

Welcome to THE FRIDAY SIX QampAs with your favorite Broadway stars. Want to know what hooked them to a career in the theater Their dream roles Their Broadway crushes Read onIn this week's ed…

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Bid To Meet Audra McDonald, Will Swenson & Seth Rudetsky, Support Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Michael Dale

Charitybuzz's new auction offers a chance to meet Audra McDonald, Will Swenson amp Seth Rudetsky after their concert in Provincetown.

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HAMILTON, SPRING AWAKENING and WAITRESS Receive Equity's 2016 Diversity Award by BroadwayWorld

Actors' Equity Association Equity today named Hamilton, Spring Awakening and Waitress the co-recipients of the Extraordinary Excellence in Diversity on Broadway Award for the 2015-16 theatri…

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VIDEO: Tony Winner Anika Noni Rose Talks New Drama Series POWER by TV News Desk

Actress Anika Noni Rose stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about her new drama series POWER and her role in the recently broadcast remake of ROOTS.

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DVR Alert: Tony Winner Leslie Odom Jr. to Perform on NBC's TODAY by TV News Desk

NBC has announced that on Wednesday, August 3rd, Tony Award winner Leslie Odom Jr., who recently departed the hit Broadway musical HAMILTON, will perform on TODAY

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VIDEO: THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES' Christina Bianco Launches 'Unlikely Interpretations': 25 Impressions In 25 Days by Michael Dale

the master mimic offers famous movies quotes as interpreted by somewhat miscast performers.

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GREASE LIVE! Star Named Radio Disney's 'Next Big Thing' in Music by TV News Desk

Jordan Fisher, who recently portrayed T-Bird 'Doody' in FOX's live broadcast of GREASE LIVE, has been namedRadio Disney's 'Next Big Thing' in Music

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Morgan Freeman to Join Misty Copeland in Disney's Live-Action THE NUTCRACKER by TV News Desk

Morgan Freeman is currently in talks to join Disney's upcoming live-action THE NUTCRACKER. The actor will join previously announced cast members Mackenzie Foy starring as Clara, and Misty Co…

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BWW TV: WAITRESS Cast Serves It at Broadway In Bryant Park by BroadwayWorld TV

The best of Broadway will be performing FREE on six consecutive Thursdays this summer with '106.7 LITE FM's Broadway in Bryant Park 2016, continuing this Thursday, July 28 1230pm on the Brya…

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Kyle Selig, Ron Bohmer, Kerry O'Malley and More to Look to the Stars in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set! by BroadwayWorld

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team of the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dr…

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Photo Flash: Chisa Hutchinson Speaks as Part of Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program by BroadwayWorld

As part of the Dramatists Guild Fund's Traveling Masters Program, Playwright Chisa Hutchinson Dead and Breathing, Dirt Rich, She Like Girls, This Is Not the Play, Sex on Sunday led writing w…

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