Thursday, July 18, 2019

Opportunities On and Off Stage Available in this Week's BroadwayWorld Classifieds, 7/18

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 7/18/2019 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 05:03PM

Andrea Burns to Play 'Fausta' in the WEST SIDE STORY Film

Andrea Burns has been added to Steven Spielberg's West Side Story in the role of Fausta.  

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 04:00PM

Their Gift is Their Song! MOULIN ROUGE Cast Recording Due This Fall

​​​​​​​Moulin Rouge! The Musical and RCA Records will record a cast album later this month, to be released in all formats by Baz Luhrmann's label, House of Iona, and RCA Recor…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 03:38PM

National Theatre Live to Broadcast Phoebe Waller-Bridge's FLEABAG

National Theatre Live will broadcast the award-winning, one-woman show Fleabag, that inspired the BBC's hit TV series, live to cinemas from London's West End on September 12. 

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:36PM

American Theatre Wing to Honor Jonathan Larson and the Larson Family

The American Theatre Wing announces that it will celebrate the legacy of Jonathan Larson and the Larson family at its annual gala, dubbed 'Say YES to Artists Gala,' which will be held on Mo…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 02:35PM

Shoshana Bean To Make Her Feinstein's/54 Below Debut in August

Shoshana Bean, star of Wicked, City Center's Songs for a New World, and the most recent Jenna in Broadway's Waitress, makes her long anticipated Feinstein's/54 Below debut with shows on Augu…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM

Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, SESAME STREET, Michael Tilson Thomas and Earth, Wind & Fire Earn Kennedy Center Honors

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced the selection of five Honorees who will receive the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime artistic achievements.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM

TBT: [TITLE OF SHOW] Becomes Part of It All on Opening Night!

This week, [title of show] celebrates eleven years since this original musical became part of it all on Broadway! In honor of the occasion, we're looking back at the show's opening night fea…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 01:06PM

Photo Flash: Jenn Colella Stars In PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO

Pittsburgh CLO welcomes both Jenn Colella and Charles Shaughnessy back to the Benedum, as they both starred in previous summer season hits: Jenn as Annie Oakley in 2008's Annie Get Your Gun,…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:35PM

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Annie Golden & Company in BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER

The new musical comedy BROADWAY BOUNTY HUNTER is now playing its New York Premiere engagement Off-Broadway atGreenwich House Theater (27 Barrow Street). Check out highlights of the cast i…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:27PM

Broadway Weekly Buying Guide, Presented by SeatGeek: July 18, 2019

Looking to buy last minute tickets to a Broadway show? Don't know what to see? Trying to find a theater?

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:42AM

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for Limited Series UNBELIEVABLE Starring Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, and Kaitlyn Dever

Netflix has debuted the official trailer and premiere date for riveting new limited series Unbelievable, starring Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, and Kaitlyn Dever.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:42AM

Photo Flash: Get a Peek Inside the HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Behind the Scenes Book

Scholastic has revealed the cover of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: The Journey: Behind the Scenes of the Award- Winning Stage Production as well as exclusive images included in the book…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:41AM

Breaking: Brian Cox, Marc Kudisch, Grantham Coleman & Richard Thomas Will Star in Robert Schenkkan's Second LBJ Play, THE GREAT SOCIETY

Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan will return to Broadway with the second of his two exhilarating dramas celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy: THE GREAT S…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:38AM

Musical Adaptation of Film AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN Will Embark on North American Tour

The musical stage production of AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN, based on the 1982 Oscar-winning film starring Richard Gere, begins touring North America with a premiere in the fall of 2020. Feat…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:12AM

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For YOU ARE HERE: A COME FROM AWAY STORY, in Cinemas on 9/11

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, 'You Are Here,' from award-winning producer Peter Gentile, which was influenced by the same events that inspired the hit Broadway musical 'Come From Awa…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:08AM

BWW Review: Luis Alfaro's MOJADA Adapts An Ancient Text Into A Contemporary Refugee Story

In Alfaro's take on Euripides' MEDEA, titled Mojada, the varying attitudes towards assimilation within a family of Mexican refugees who lack documentation lead to a devastating conflict.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 11:02AM

BWW TV: Raul Esparza, Jin Ha & More Give Sneak Peek of Encores! ROAD SHOW

Wrapping up the Encores! Off-Center season is  Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's Road Show, running July 24-27. Directed and choreographed by Will Davis, with music direction by James M…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:55AM

VIDEO: Tituss Burgess Releases Music Video For Political Anthem '45'

Tituss Burgess is taking a stand against Donald Trump in his new single, '45' featuring Daniel J. Watts.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:33AM

Audra McDonald, Stephanie J. Block, and More Will Sleep On the Streets For the Covenant House Sleep Out

On August 19, 2019, more than 60 caring members from the Broadway and Hollywood community will be sleeping on the streets of New York City in support of young people overcoming homelessness …

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:20AM

Photo Coverage: Yiddish FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Celebrates One Year Off-Broadway!

The National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene (NYTF) production of Fiddler on the Roof, in Yiddish with English Supertitles, just celebrated its one year anniversary on Wednesday, July 17 at Stage…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 10:10AM

Breaking: Brian Cox, Marc Kudisch, Grantham Coleman & Richard Thomas Will Star in Robert Schenkkan's Second LBJ Pay, THE GREAT SOCIETY

Tony Award & Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan will return to Broadway with the second of his two exhilarating dramas celebrating Lyndon B. Johnson's legacy: THE GREAT S…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:03AM

BWW TV: Watch BEETLEJUICE, WAITRESS & More Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park- Live at 12:30pm!

Broadway in Bryant Park is back! 106.7 LITE FM's popular series will bring the best of Broadway and Off-Broadway together for FREE performances, for six consecutive weeks, continuing today,…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 09:01AM

Luke Brady, Liam Tamne, Christine Allado, and Alexia Khadime Will Lead THE PRINCE OF EGYPT in London

THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the brand-new stage musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell) and a book by Philip LaZebnik (Mulan, Pocahontas) and based on the celebrated Dr…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:33AM

Wake Up With BWW 7/18: Behind the Scenes of CATS Film, BEAUTIFUL Closing, MOULIN ROUGE! Photos, and More!

Today's top stories: go behind the scenes of the upcoming Cats film, Beautiful will end its run in October, all new Moulin Rouge! photos, and more!

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:15AM

THE RANDY RAINBOW SHOW Earns First Emmy Nomination

The critically acclaimed YouTube comedy from viral favorite, Randy Rainbow, 'The Randy Rainbow Show,' has been honored with a 71st EMMY Award nomination for Outstanding Short Form Variety Se…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 12:41AM
Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Breaking: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL Announces Broadway Closing Date

BroadwayWorld has learned that Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will end its Broadway run this fall. BEAUTIFUL began performances at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on Nov. 21, 2013, and offi…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 08:36PM

Paul McCartney At Work On Musical Adaptation of IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE

Music legend Paul McCartney is currently at work on a musical adaptation of the classic holiday film. It's A Wonderful Life.

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 08:36PM

Photo Flash: Jake Gyllenhaal And Tom Sturridge Stop By To Check Out The New Marquee For SEA WALL / A LIFE

Yesterday when the front of house for SEA WALL / A LIFE went up at the Hudson Theatre, the play's stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge dropped by to check out their brand-new marquee!

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 07:01PM

Javier Bardem In Talks To Play King Triton In Live Action LITTLE MERMAID

Actor Javier Bardem is in talks to play King Triton in Disney's forthcoming remake of THE LITTLE MERMAID, Variety shares. 

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:55PM

LOVE, SIMON Star Nick Robinson to Make Broadway Debut as Jem in TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

Nick Robinson, critically acclaimed for last year's movie Love, Simon, will make his Broadway debut as Jem Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird, Aaron Sorkin's new play, directed by Bartlett S…

Linked From BroadwayWorld at 06:05PM

All that Chat