Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Photos: Sutton Foster, LaChanze, Eden Espinosa, Joshua Henry, and More Attend the WP Theater Gala

The WP Theater Gala was held last night, celebrating more than 40 years of extraordinary women in theater. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the event here!

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Review Roundup: Dave Malloy's THREE HOUSES Opens Off-Broadway

Performances are now underway for Dave Malloy's Three Houses, which is now playing at the Signature Theatre through June 9.  Read the reviews here!

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Video: MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Cast Performs 'Old Friends' on THE LATE SHOW

Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, and Daniel Radcliffe performed 'Old Friends' from Merrily We Roll Along on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert last night. Check out the video here!

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Wake Up With BroadwayWorld May 21, 2024

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is May 21, 2024 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed in the last 24 hours.

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Monday, May 20, 2024

HELL'S KITCHEN, ILLINOISE, And More Win 2024 Chita Rivera Awards

The Broadway productions of Illinoise, The Outsiders, Water for Elephants are winners at this year's 2024 Chita Rivera Awards.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:32PM

Video: Tamika Lawrence Performs the National Anthem for the New York Liberty

Tamika Lawrence, one of the stars of the new musical The Heart of Rock and Roll, stopped by the New York Liberty women's basketball game for a roof-raising rendition of the national anthem.�…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:18PM

Video: WATER FOR ELEPHANTS Composers Perform 'The Road Don't Make You Young'

Check out video of Pigpen Theatre Company, composers of WATER FOR ELEPHANTS on Broadway, perform ‘The Road Don’t Make You Young’.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:02PM

Andy Nyman to Play Governor Thropp in WICKED Movie

Actor Andy Nyman took to social media on Monday to reveal that he will be playing the role of Governor Thropp in the upcoming Wicked movie. In the musical, Thropp is the 'father' of Elphaba…

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Broadway By Design: CABARET AT THE KIT KAT CLUB

We continue with the creatives from Cabaret at the Kit Kat Club- Hair and Wig Designer Sam Cox, Make-Up Designer Guy Common, and Sound Designer Nick Lidster.

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Video: Watch Nick Fradiani Sing Neil Diamond Medley on Season Finale of AMERICAN IDOL

Last night on the season finale of American Idol, former Idol winner and A Beautiful Noise star Nick Fradianai joined the stage to sing a medley of Neil Diamond’s beloved songs 'America' …

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North American Tour of MYSTIC PIZZA to Launch in January 2025

The highly-anticipated musical adaptation of the 1988 classic movie MYSTIC PIZZA, which recently completed a critically hailed run at LA Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts this past Janu…

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MERRILY WE ROLL ALONG Trio to Perform on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT Tonight

Tune in tonight to see Jonathan Groff, Lindsay Mendez, and Daniel Radcliffe perform from Merrily We Roll Along on The Late Show! On Monday, May 20, the Tony-nominated performers will be sin…

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VIDEO: First Look At Telly Leung in Stage Adaptation of Oscar-Nominated Film THE WEDDING BANQUET

Get a first look at Broadway's Telly Leung (Aladdin, Allegiance) in the stage adaptation of the Oscar-nominated film The Wedding Banquet in Taipei. Check out the video!

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Video: Brody Grant Explains How THE OUTSIDERS Cast Makes Him Better Every Day

In this video, watch as Tony nominee Brody Grant chats about how he is inspired by his fellow nominees, why his The Outsiders cast means so much to him, and so much more.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:18PM

Video: LEGO Teases New Sets Inspired by the WICKED Movie

In October, LEGO Group will introduce four sets inspired by the first film that will allow fans to delve deeper into some of the most iconic scenes straight out of Oz and explore core themes…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:02PM

Video: Randy Rainbow Parodies '9 to 5' With New Political Parody 'FORTY-FIVE!'

Randy Rainbow is back with his latest political parody, taking a jab at former President Donald Trump with his new video titled 'FORTY-FIVE!' Check out the video here!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:48AM

Broadway Buying Guide: May 20, 2024- Broadway Classics Top the Week

Looking for the best deals on Broadway shows? Welcome to our new weekly guide to the most popular shows listed on BroadwayWorld. Check out which shows are selling this week, May 20, 2024.

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Photos: MCC Celebrates Opening Night of THE LONELY FEW

MCC just celebrated opening night of The Lonely Few, a new musical with a book by Rachel Bonds, music and lyrics by Zoe Sarnak, and directed by Trip Cullman and Ellenore Scott. Broadw…

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Review Roundup: DEATH BECOMES HER Opens Pre-Broadway Run in Chicago

Read the reviews for the pre-Broadway World Premiere of Death Becomes Her, now playing in Chicago.

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Video: Rachel Chavkin and More Give Emotional Speeches at Closing Night of LEMPICKA

Lempicka played its final performance on Broadway on May 19. Following the final curtain call, members of the show's creative team, including Rachel Chavkin (director), Matt Gould (book and …

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Wake Up With BroadwayWorld May 20, 2024

Rise and shine, BroadwayWorld! It is May 20, 2024 and it's time to catch up on all of the theatrical happenings you may have missed this weekend. 

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Sunday, May 19, 2024

Nick Fradiani Will Lead A BEAUTIFUL NOISE On Tour

Nick Fradiani, currently starring as ‘Neil Diamond – Then’ on Broadway in A Beautiful Noise: The Neil Diamond Musical, will launch the multi-year North American Tour in the title role.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:02PM

Winners Announced for the 2024 Roger Rees Awards

Talented students from across New York City gathered at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College for the Roger Rees Awards. We have the full list of winners!

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Video: LEMPICKA Celebrates Broadway Journey

Watch Lempicka's Broadway journey in the video here as the production plays its final Broadway performance today, May 19, 2024. 

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Video: Backstreet Boy AJ McLean Celebrates 'Favorite' Betsy Wolfe at & JULIET

Backstreet Boy AJ McLean celebrates his 'personal favorite' Betsy Wolfe during his appearance at & Juliet. See Wolfe's response in the video here!

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Video: Watch the ALADDIN on Broadway Anniversary Celebration

Watch the Aladdin on Broadway 10th Anniversary Celebration concert, featuring Michael James Scott, Mandy Gonzalez, and more in the video here!

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Video: Go Behind the Scenes with the Cast of the ALADDIN 10th Anniversary Concert

The cast of the Aladdin 10th Anniversary Disney on Broadway Concert enjoys some games behind the scenes in the video here!

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Exclusive: Oh My Pod U Guys- Bette On It! with Kevin Winkler

In this video, I am joined by author, editor, librarian and former performer, Kevin Winkler, to talk all about his extensive career as an author and literary historian. He shares about his l…

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Ben Platt Releases New Single 'Treehouse' Featuring Brandy Clark

Ben Platt has released a new single called 'Treehouse,' featuring Brandy Clark, GRAMMY winner and songwriter for the Tony-winning Broadway musical Shucked.

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Video: Jake Gyllenhaal Sings Boyz II Men and FOLLIES Parodies on SNL Season Finale

Watch Jake Gyllenhaal sing parodies of Boyz II Men and FOLLIES as host of the final episode of SNL's 49th season!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:02AM

Video: Watch the Pre-Show Red Carpet for the 2024 Roger Rees Awards- Live at 3pm!

Today's the day! Students from across New York City gather for the 2023-24 Roger Rees Awards. Tune in to watch the live pre-show featuring BroadwayWorld's own Richard Ridge and Student Repo…

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards