Thursday, February 22, 2018

Review Roundup: Bernadette is Back in HELLO, DOLLY! Find Out What the Critics Think... by Review Roundups

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Bernadette Peters as Dolly Levi in HELLO, DOLLY on Broadway Check out the photos below As previously announced, Peters will begin performances as Dolly this…

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Photo Coverage: In Rehearsal with the Company of CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD by Walter McBride

Children of a Lesser God, playing at Broadway's Studio 54 254 W 54th Street this spring, will be directed by Tony Award-winnerKenny Leonand feature the scintillating arrival ofJoshua Jackson…

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Photo Coverage: Class is in Session! Meet the Company of MEAN GIRLS on Broadway! by Walter McBride

Rehearsals are underway forMean Girls, the new musical produced byLorne Michaels,Stuart Thompson,Sonia Friedman, andParamount Picturesbased on the hit film. Preview performances begin Monday…

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Pop Singer Lulu to Join the Cast of 42ND STREET on the West End by Alexa Criscitiello

Baz Bamigboye of the Daily Mail has reported that British pop singer and media personality, Lulu, will be taking over the leading role of Dorothy Brock in the West End production of 42nd Str…

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VIDEO: FROZEN Composers Go Behind the Scenes of Elsa's New Song 'Monster' by Stage Tube

Frozen Fridays have commenced with the first offour new songs written by Oscar winnersKristen Anderson-Lopezand Robert Lopezfor Disney Theatrical's new Broadway musicalFrozen

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Ahmanson Rounds Out Season with Matthew Bourne's CINDERELLA and INDECENT by BroadwayWorld

Center Theatre Group announced two more productions for the 2018 - 2019 season at the Ahmanson Theatre. Pulitzer-winning playwright Paula Vogel's deeply moving play with music, 'Indecent,' a…

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'Broadwaysted' Welcomes THE BAND'S VISIT's Andrew Polk by Broadwaysted

He's appearing in his first musical on Broadway, he's our first actor from the epic Marvel Universe, and we talk about immortalizing his first sweater--lots of firsts as Andrew Polk from THE…

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Photo Flash: First Look at ADMISSIONS at Lincoln Center Theater by BroadwayWorld

Ben Edelman,Andrew Garman,Jessica Hecht,Dana Ivey, andSally Murphyfeaturein LCT's production of ADMISSIONS, a new play byJoshua Harmon, directed byDaniel Aukin. Check out the new production …

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VIDEO: On This Day, February 22- Happy Birthday, Lea Salonga! by Alexa Criscitiello

Today we're celebrating the birthday ot Tony Award winner, Lea Salonga

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Kristin Chenoweth Joins Second Season of TRIAL AND ERROR on NBC by BroadwayWorld

Multi-talented Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth has been cast as Lavinia Peck-Foster in the second season of NBC's irreverent comedy series Trial amp Error.

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Photo Flash: Syracuse University Celebrates Alumnus Taye Diggs with NYC Reading by BroadwayWorld

Just last night, Syracuse University celebratedTaye Diggs Class of 1993 at Syracuse University's Lubin House 11 E 61st Street. In honor of his directorial debut with 'Thoughts of a Colored M…

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Photo Flash: First Look at MCC's RELEVANCE, Starring Jayne Houdyshell by BroadwayWorld

MCC Theatre presents Relevance, a play by JC Lee, which opens this Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Lucille Lortel Theatre.Tony AwardwinnerJayne HoudyshellThe Humans is Theresa Hanneck, a ce…

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Chairman of Astoria's Kaufman Center George Kaufman Dies at 89 by BroadwayWorld

According to Deadline, George Kaufman died on February 20th. He was 89. Kaufman was chairman of Astoria's prominentKaufman studios where shows such as THE PATH, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, and …

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Exclusive: Watch The Cast of TUTS' MEMPHIS Perform 'Memphis Lives In Me' by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld is giving you an exclusive first look at 'Memphis Lives In Me' from Theatre Under The Stars' Production of MEMPHIS. Watch the video below

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BWW TV: Broadway Is About to Get Nasty! Go Inside Rehearsals for a Sneak Peek of MEAN GIRLS! by Tv - Press Previews

Rehearsals are underway forMean Girls, the new musical produced byLorne Michaels,Stuart Thompson,Sonia Friedman, andParamount Picturesbased on the hit film. Preview performances begin Monday…

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VIDEO: JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Finds Its Judas, Peter, Simon & More- Meet the New Cast Members! by Nicole Ciravolo

More members of the 'Jesus Christ Superstar Live' cast have been announced. Set for Easter Sunday April 1, 2018, NBC will bring to broadcast television 'Jesus Christ Superstar Live' -- a one…

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Will Scar's 'Be Prepared' Make The Cut For Live-Action THE LION KING? by Nicole Ciravolo

The live-action Lion King is set to feature four of the film's original songs by John andTim Rice. Elton John told The Sun, 'They need to have a new end credits song. There's going to be fou…

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Voting Open for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Album Awards; GREAT COMET Passes DEAR EVAN HANSEN in Best New Cast Album! by BroadwayWorld

Voting is open for the 2018 BWW AlbumsCDs Awards, recognizing the best releases from the 2017 calendar year.

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Kate Whoriskey, Ken Rus Schmoll, Savion Glover Announced as Directors for Encores! Off-Center Season by BroadwayWorld

Encores Off-Center Co-Artistic DirectorsAnne KauffmanandJeanine Tesoritoday announced the directors for the 2018 season, which beginsJune 27. The popular summer musical theater series at New…

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Photo Throwback: LOLITA Celebrates Opening Night in 1981 by Walter McBride

We're taking you deep into the archives of BroadwayWorld photographerWalter McBridefor exclusive flashbacks to Broadway past. Today, check out this shot ofDonald Sutherland and Blanche Baker…

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FREEZE FRAME: In Rehearsal with the Company of CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD by Walter McBride

Children of a Lesser God, playing at Broadway's Studio 54 254 W 54th Street this spring, will be directed by Tony Award-winnerKenny Leonand feature the scintillating arrival ofJoshua Jackson…

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Theater Talk Earns New York Emmy Nomination for DEAR EVAN HANSEN Episode; Watch Now! by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Theater Talk'sepisode 'Creating DEAR EVAN HANSEN' was just nominated for a New York EMMYAward for Best InterviewDiscussion Program. This is the series' th…

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VIDEO: Watch Ben Fankhauser, Jennifer Damiano, Natalie Weiss & More Belt Out Demi Lovato by Stage Tube

Broadway Loves Demi Lovato See Broadway stars like Ben Fankhauser Newsies, Jennifer Damiano Next to Normal, Natalie Weiss Wicked sing some of Demi's hottest hits at Feinstein's54 Below. From…

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Brandon Victor Dixon Will Play Judas in NBC's JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE IN CONCERT by BroadwayWorld

TV Line reports that Brandon Victor Dixon will appear as Judas opposite Sara Bareilles, Alice Cooper and John Legend in NBC's special event JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR LIVE IN CONCERT, to be aire…

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WAITRESS Announces Events in Honor of Women's History Month by BroadwayWorld

The producers of Broadway's smash Waitress announced that they will celebrate National Women's History Month at the show by hosting a month-long campaign in March. As the first Broadway musi…

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Review Roundup: Edward Albee's AT HOME AT THE ZOO at Signature Theatre by Review Roundups

Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo Homelife amp The Zoo Story officially opened last night on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center 480 West 42nd Street between 9th …

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Social: Go Behind The Scenes of MEMPHIS at TUTS Today on BWW's Instagram! by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld is taking you behind the scenes of MEMPHIS at Theatre Under The Stars in Houston today on our Instagram

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VIDEO: She's a Monster! Watch Caissie Levy Sing Elsa's New Ballad from FROZEN by Stage Tube

Below, watch as Caissie Levy, who plays Elsa, performs one of her new songs, 'Monster,' for the New York Times. Of the song, composer Robert Lopez told NYT 'It's a moment of anxiety where th…

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Breaking: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Will Launch First International Production in Canada in 2019! by BroadwayWorld

Does anybody have a map... to CanadaProducer Stacey Mindich just announced that she will partner with Canadian producer David Mirvish to present the first international production of the Ton…

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First Listen: Ann Hampton Callaway Raises Her Voice About Gun Control in New Demo by BroadwayWorld

Following last week's tragic school shooting in Parkland Florida,Ann Hampton Callaway decided to raise her voice about gun control.Callaway writes

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