Friday, August 14, 2020

Tony Award-Winning Lighting Designer Howell Binkley Has Passed Away

Tony Award-winning lighting designer, Howell Binkley, has passed away after a battle with lung cancer. Binkley is currently represented on Broadway by his work on Hamilton, Ain't Too Proud, …

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Joshua Henry, Kate Baldwin, Vincent Pastore and More Join Broadway Relief Project Benefit Concert Series

Joshua Henry (Carousel, The Scottsboro Boys) will kick off a live, in-person concert series to raise money to help the Broadway Community. The Broadway Relief Project is transforming a 4,000…

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BWW Prompts: What is the Best Advice You've Been Given From a Show?

Today we asked our readers what advice they learned from their favorite shows!

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VIDEO: Check Out a Clip of Jonathan Groff Singing 'Grow for Me' From LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

Little Shop of Horrors has released a snippet on Twitter of Jonathan Groff singing Grow for Me! 

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BWW Interview: Laura Pietropinto and Rita Pietropinto Kitt Talk About How Marymount Drama Camp is Going Virtual This Year!

Marymount Drama Camp has moved online, with special Broadway guests!

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Tituss Burgess Releases 'Dance M.F.' (DJ Spen & Michele Chiavarini Remix)

Tituss Burgess has released DANCE M.F. (DJ Spen & Michele Chiavarini Remix) today!

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Top 10 Tunes with Kimber Elayne Sprawl

Girl from the North Country star Kimber Elayne Sprawl shares with us her favorite tunes of quarantine!

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FROZEN 2 Inspired VR Short Soundtrack Released Today

Walt Disney Records releases the digital score EP to Walt Disney Animation Studiosa?? a?oeMyth: A Frozen Tale,a?? the first VR short from Disney Animation to be inspired by one of its featur…

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BWW TV: Watch Kristin Chenoweth Surprise WICKED Fans on GREATEST #ATHOMEVIDEOS

Emmy and Tony Award-winning actress and singer Kristin Chenoweth stops by in the latest episode of Greatest #AtHomeVideos to help series host Cedric the Entertainer plan a surprise video co…

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Olivier Winner Jessica Swale Penning the Script for SWAN LAKE Starring Felicity Jones

Olivier Award winner Jessica Swale is reworking an adaptation of the classic ballet for the screen with Felicity Jones (ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY) in the lead, Deadline reported.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo Announces That Museums and Cultural Institutions Can Open in New York City Beginning August 24

Andrew Cuomo has announced that museums and cultural institutions will be allowed to open in New York City starting on August 24.

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VIDEO: Quentin Garzón, Kay Trinidad and Sam Primack Sing 'You Don't Know/I Am the One'

Quentin Garzón, Kay Trinidad (Hadestown, The Little Mermaid) and Sam Primack (Dear Evan Hansen) have come together virtually to perform You Don't Know/I Am the One'.

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Photo Flash: Rob McClure, Dee Roscioli, Charl Brown and More Reunite in Times Square to Pay Tribute to Theatre

The Ensemblist brought together the Broadway community, reuniting performers in Times Square (socially distanced) in a moving tribute to theatre.  

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Lesli Margherita to Appear on 3D+U

On Friday, August 14, 3-D's Executive Producer/Artistic Director T.J. Dawson will welcome Olivier Award winner Lesli Margherita (Matilda The Musical, Dames at Sea) as his guest for 'Fantasti…

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VIDEO: Watch Max von Essen Takeover Our Instagram!

Max von Essen took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story on Thursday, August 13. Missed all the fun? No worries! Watch the story highlights to get a peek inside his day leading up to his Radi…

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How the Broadway Shutdown is Impacting Theater Centric Business, Ernest Winzer Cleaners

WABC has reported on one business that has been heavily impacted by the Broadway shutdown- famous Broadway costume cleaners, Ernest Winzer Cleaners.

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Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Renée Elise Goldsberry, Ryan McCartan and more!

To all theater people out there who have suddenly found themselves spending endless amounts of time scrolling through TikTok... you are not alone! If you are a fellow theater nerd looking fo…

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VIDEO: Stephanie J. Block Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge- Watch at 12pm!

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, August 14 (12pm ET), as he chats with Tony winner …

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VIDEO: Watch a JOHN & JEN Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE- Live at 8pm!

Stars in the House continues today (8pm) with a John & Jen reunion! John & Jen is a musical with music by Andrew Lippa, lyrics by Tom Greenwald, and a book by Lippa and Greenwa…

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Lena Hall Takes Over Our Instagram Today!

In celebration of her Obsessed: Alanis Morissette concert tonight, Lena Hall will be taking over our Instagram Story on today!

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Stephanie Mills, Melba Moore, GIRL FROM THE NORTH COUNTRY, and More to Take Part in Harlem Week 2020

Harlem Week 2020 has announced its lineup, featuring appearances from  Stephanie Mills, Melba Moore, Kimber Elayne Sprawl, and more.

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Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, August 14- with Stephanie J. Block, Andrew Rannells, and More!

Today (August 14) in live streaming: Stephanie J. Block visits Backstage Live, the Marie's Crisis Weekend Warm-Up returns, and so much more!

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Live Theater Returns To Brooklyn With New Play QUINCE

Broadway may be closed until 2021, and Zoom readings may be the new normal, but live theatre is back in Bushwick!

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VIDEO: Join the Birthday Bash on the Marie's Crisis Weekend Warm-Up- Live at 4pm!

This week's Weekend Warm-Up will be led by Marie's Crisis pianist Kenney Green and special guests Britney Coleman, Shaleah Adkisson, and Fredi Walker-Browne! Tune in today at 4pm to join t…

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Broadway Catch Up: August 14 - Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Minchin, Sara Bareilles, and More!

Catch up on yesterday's highlights from your favorite stars, including Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Minchin, Sara Bareilles, and more!

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VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris on Why He Doesn't Miss 'Theater in a Building'

Jeremy O. Harris recently chatted with PBS NewsWire about what affect the pandemic is having on the theatre industry, the importance of keeping theatre alive, and more.

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Wake Up With BWW 8/14: Andrew Lloyd Webber Gets Vaccinated for the Oxford COVID-19 Trial, and More!

Today's top stories: Andrew Lloyd Webber has gotten accinated for the Oxford COVID-19 Trial, and more!

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

Shoshana Bean and Anika Noni Rose Join Laura Bell Bundy on New Single 'Get It Girl, You Go!'

Laura Bell Bundy has enlisted two of her Broadway pals, Tony-winner Anika Noni Rose and Shoshana Bean, to join her on her new girl power anthem, 'Get It Girl, You Go!'

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Judith Light, Bryan Cranston, Laurie Metcalf and More Join #theatre5alliance Project

Five theater organizations today announced the formation of the #theatre5alliance to bring the arts to people's homes and to highlight the importance of keeping local theater alive and thr…

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Stars in the House continues today (8pm) with a Newsies reunion with Andrew Keenan-Bolger, Ben Fankhauser, Aisha de Haas, Jeremy Jordan, and Kara Lindsay.

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NEWSIES Star Ben Fankhauser Joins Lance Roberts On BROADWAY'S CALLING

Ben Fankhauser, the original Davey in Newsies on Broadway will stop by Broadway's Calling with Lance Roberts this week.

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