Monday, August 20, 2018

INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 8/20

Welcome to this week's edition of BroadwayWorld's exclusive WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS - read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, for th…

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Broadway Grosses: Week Ending 8/19/18 by BroadwayWorld

Grosses for all the Broadway shows for the week ending 8192018.

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INDUSTRY INSIGHT: Weekly Grosses Analysis - 8/20

Welcome to this week's edition of BroadwayWorld's exclusive WEEKLY GROSSES ANALYSIS Read on for all the weekly grosses statistics for the movers and shakers from the latest grosses, for the …

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VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes Of Signature Theatre's PASSION On BWW's Instagram! by BroadwayWorld

Natascia Diaz,Claybourne Elder,andSteffanie Leighstar inStephen SondheimandJames Lapine's musical Passion. This new production is directed bySignature Theatre's Associate Artistic DirectorMa…

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STAGE TUBE: They're Ready to Rock! Meet the Stars of the ROCK OF AGES 10th Anniversary Tour by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld reported last week, the tour cast has been announced for the 10th anniversary tour of ROCK OF AGES.

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Go behind the scenes ofTHE NEWSBOYS 5TH ANNIVERSARY REUNION CONCERT at 54 Below tonight on BroadwayWorld's Instagram as former Newsies reunite to sing from the Alan Menken catalogue

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VIDEO: Danielle Brooks Discusses Her Tony Nomination for THE COLOR PURPLE on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN by Stage Tube

Danielle Brooks talks about performing in 'The Color Purple' on Broadway while filming 'Orange is the New Black' at the same time.

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BWW Interview: Lauren Molina on Her Rootin', Tootin' Good Time in DESPERATE MEASURES by David Clarke

Around a decade after she originated the role ofReginaCandi in ROCK OF AGES, Lauren Molina returns to NEW WORLD STAGES for another fun and funny musical romp. Having been with DESPERATE MEAS…

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Kelli O'Hara as Nessarose? Broadway Stars Share Their Rejections On Social Media! by BroadwayWorld

Broadway is a tough industry, and if you're going to pursue a career in theatre you've got to be prepared to face rejection fairly regularly. Though performers will often take to social medi…

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BWW Interview: SPRING AWAKENING Alum, Emily Kinney, Talks New Album 'Oh, Jonathan'- Out Aug. 24! by Courtney Savoia

Spring Awakening alum, singer-songwriter, and actress, Emily Kinney, The Walking Dead, Masters of Sex has been hard at work on her new album, 'Oh, Jonathan out this August. This soulful and …

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THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Soundtrack Goes Double Platinum by BroadwayWorld

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN - ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK, has been certified 2x platinum by the RIAA for sales and streams now in excess of 2 million.

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Photo Flash: PRETTY WOMAN's Bryan Adams Visits FROZEN by BroadwayWorld

Fresh off of the opening of his own show, Pretty Woman composer and lyricist Bryan Adams hopped over to the St. James to catch the royal family of Arendelle in action. Check out the photo be…

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Evan Alexander Smith, Jamie Ann Romero, and More to Court Disaster in THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG National Tour by BroadwayWorld

The Cornley University Drama Society is excited to announce they have found enough students willing to live out of a suitcase for a year to fully cast the first national tour of the Olivier …

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Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Cast Album Producer Robert Sher by Behind The Curtain

While Robert Sher's career has been most significant for producing the Grammy nominated cast recordings of such Broadway musicals as Nice Work If You Can Get It, Sugar Babies, and the most r…

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STAGE TUBE: Percy's Back! Meet THE LIGHTNING THIEF Star, Chris McCarrell by BroadwayWorld

The producers of The Lightning Thief The Percy Jackson Musical announced this morning Chris McCarrell will reprise the role of Percy Jackson in the upcoming national tour of the musical adap…

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Photo Flash: Get A First Look at Peter Dinklage and More in CYRANO at Goodspeed by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has a first look at CYRANO at Goodspeed Check out all new photos below Led by Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Peter Dinklage as Cyrano alongside film actress Haley Be…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 20th - Pretty Woman and The Play That Goes Wrong Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Pretty Woman 16.35, Gettin' The Band Back Together 9.17, Head Over Heels 3.03, My Fair Lady 1.39 and The Band's Visit1.33. The top growing curr…

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Andrew Polec Will Star in BAT OUT OF HELL On Tour - Full Casting and Cities Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Jim Steinman's Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical is hitting the road The critically acclaimed new musical based on one of the best-selling albums of all time, will launch a nineteen city North A…

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Get Tickets Starting at $29 to See THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Broadway this Fall by Contests - Broadway

Now celebrating 30 years on Broadway, The Phantom of the Opera is the musical all others are measured against. PHANTOM is one of the most lavish productions in theatrical history. Its Tony A…

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Full Cast Confirmed For THE INHERITANCE at the Noel Coward Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals are now under way for the highly anticipated West End engagement of The Inheritance, the new play by Matthew Lopez. Sonia Friedman, Tom Kirdahy and Hunter Arnold proudly present t…

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VIDEO: John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John Talk Timelessness of GREASE at 40th Anniversary Celebration by Stage Tube

Grease is still electrifyin' audiences 40 years later and the film's original stars, John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John reunited for at special anniversary screening at the Samuel Goldwyn …

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Exclusive Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine- More with Scenic Designer David Korins! by Little Known Facts W/ Ilana Levine

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with Broadway alum Ilana Levine, who makes her entrance onto the podcast stage with her new show Little Known Facts. Ilana's unique brand of celebrity interview, …

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Stage Traffic Productions Presents The European Premiere Of Ken Urban's A GUIDE FOR THE HOMESICK by BroadwayWorld

A powerful new play by the award-winning American writer Ken Urban, A Guide for the Homesick will make its European debut at Trafalgar Studios Two from 16 October - 24 November, with press n…

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BWW's On This Day - August 20, 2018

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 20 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Book Tickets Now For Secret Cinema Presents ROMEO + JULIET by BroadwayWorld

Secret Cinema PresentsWilliam Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet, its latest immersive film experience which brings to lifeBaz Luhrmann's adaptation of the classic Shakespearean love tragedy Romeo …

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Photo Flash: First Look at Untitled Projects / Unicorn Theatre's THE END OF EDDY by BroadwayWorld

Stewart Laing directs Alex Austin and Kwaku Mills in The End of Eddy, Pamela Carter's powerful new work, based on Edouard Louis' best-selling book, in this co-production between Untitled Pro…

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VIDEO: Gander Residents and Tourists Talk COME FROM AWAY's Impact by Stage Tube

More and more people are coming from away to kiss the cod in Gander ever since Come From Away hit the Great White Way. NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt did a feature on the hit musical and …

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VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek Inside the Rehearsal Room For EVITA in Sydney, Australia by Stage Tube

Australian icon, singer, songwriter and musical theatre star Tina Arena will play the role of Eva Peron in Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA in Sydney. EVITA, one of the most celebrat…

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Brief 8/20: Inside Opening Night of PRETTY WOMAN, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories we took you inside opening night of Pretty Woman, and more

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BWW Interview: Charity Wakefield Talks EMILIA at Shakespeare's Globe by Gary Naylor

Charity Wakefield, currently appearing in Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's all-female Emilia, is the first woman to play William Shakespeare on the Globe stage.

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Jasper Britton, Sia Dauda, and More Will Lead The Menier Chocolate Factory's Revival Of PACK OF LIES by BroadwayWorld

With Spamilton An American Parody currently running at the theatre, the Menier Chocolate Factory today announces full casting for their major revival of Hugh Whitemore's Pack of Lies. Hannah…

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