Thursday, June 22, 2017

Review Roundup: Big Brother Has Its Eyes on Opening Night of 1984 by Review Roundups

Adapted and directed by Icke and Macmillan,1984officially arrives in New York this evening on the heels of four wildly successful U.K. runs. The strictly limited engagement began performance…

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INDECENT Announces Broadway Extension; Performances Now Through 8/6 by BroadwayWorld

It's rare when a play touches so many people as INDECENT has. The producers of the Tony Award-winning drama have recently announced plans to continue performances through Sunday, August 6 at…

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Exclusive Podcast: Half Hour Call w/ Chris King Welcomes Shaping Sound's Travis Wall, Nick Lazzarini, Teddy Forance by Half Hour Call With Chris King

Today's guests are Travis Wall, Nick Lazzarini, and Teddy Forance of Shaping Sound. This was one of the most fun episodes I've done so far You learn right off the bat why these three are fam…

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Review Roundup: Immersive SEEING YOU Opens Under The High Line by Review Roundups

Seeing You, the new immersive experience from impresario Randy Weiner Sleep No More, Queen of the Night and avante garde choreographer Ryan Heffington Sia's 'Chandelier' music video, opened …

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2017 Jimmy Awards Best Actor & Best Actress Presentations to Stream Live on Facebook by BroadwayWorld

The ninth annual JIMMY AWARDS will be held on Monday, June 26th at 730PM at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway. 74 high school students from across America will compete for the Jimmy Award for…

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VIDEO: Watch Highlights of Jessica Grove and James Snyder in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Music Circus by BroadwayWorld

The 67th Music Circus season kicks off with a two-week run of Disney's beloved family classic musical Beauty and the Beast. Performances are now through Sunday, July 2 at the Wells Fargo Pav…

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BWW Exclusive: Kristin Chenoweth's Broadway Boot Camp Wrap-Up - Volume Three! by BroadwayWorld

So, as we say in show business, 'That's a Wrap' The dizzying creative and emotional 'hangover' of what transpired in Broken Arrow and Tulsa, Oklahoma, last week, is still lingering... whethe…

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Catherine Charlebois and Ben Michael to Lead North Carolina Theatre's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST by BroadwayWorld

North Carolina Theatre, the region's premiere nonprofit professional theatre, hasannounced casting for the upcoming production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, playing July 25-30 at Raleigh…

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VIDEO: Lacrosse Scrimmage Heats Up with Shirts vs. Skins at Broadway Bares by BroadwayWorld

At Broadway Bares 2017, a shirts-versus-skins lacrosse scrimmage heated up the stage when Anastasia The Musical's Kyle Brown coached a crew of sweaty, muscled men. Ericka Hunter and Katie We…

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VIDEO: Tracy Nicole Chapman to Star in SHOUT SISTER SHOUT! World Premiere at Pasadena Playhouse; Watch a Preview! by BroadwayWorld

Pasadena Playhouse announces the cast and creative team for the world premiere musical SHOUT SISTER SHOUT Created and directed by RAndy Johnson, who wrote and directed the hit Broadway music…

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TCG Publishes Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer-Winning Play SWEAT by BroadwayWorld

Theatre Communications Group TCG has announced the publication of Sweat by Lynn Nottage.

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Christie Prades & Mauricio Martinez to Conga on Tour in ON YOUR FEET! by BroadwayWorld

Producers James L. Nederlander, Estefan Enterprises, Inc and Bernie Yuman have announced that Cuban-American Broadway actress Christie Prades will star as seven-time GRAMMY winning internati…

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'GREAT COMET', COME FROM AWAY and A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Receive AEA's Excellence in Diversity Award by BroadwayWorld

Actors' Equity Association today named The Great Comet, Come From Away and A Doll's House Part 2 the co-recipients of the Extraordinary Excellence in Diversity on Broadway Award for the 2016…

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BWW Review: BAT OUT OF HELL, London Coliseum by Andrew Tomlins

As London temperatures soar, Bat Out Of Hell - a scorching hot new musical - has opened at the ENO London Coliseum following its recent premier in Manchester.

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Disney's Live-Action BEAUTY AND THE BEAST to Be Screened Live with Philharmonia Orchestra by BroadwayWorld

London's Royal Albert Hall will present DISNEY IN CONCERT BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. The 2017 blockbuster will be screened with a full orchestra. Tickets will go on general sale at 10am on Friday…

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Photo Flash: Sneak Peek - WEST END LIVE 2017 Returns to London This Weekend by Roy Tan

The West End's free outdoor extravaganza West End Live 2017 returns this Saturday and Sunday. Scroll down for a sneak peek

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Original Cast Members of A BROADWAY MUSICAL to Reunite at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Members of the original Broadway company of Charles Strouse and Lee Adams' A BROADWAY MUSICAL , which only played one night on Broadway in 1978, will reunite for a concert presentation of th…

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DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Dances to Belmont Avenue with A BRONX TALE's Brittany Conigatti! by Ben Cameron

BroadwayWorld is excited to continue our exclusive series DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK Join your Broadway buddy,Ben CameronWicked, Aida, Footloose, Broadway Sessions, as he goes into the studi…

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VIDEO: John Benjamin Hickey Talks Emotional Finale Performance of SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION by BroadwayWorld

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest John Benjamin Hickey discussed the final performances of Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION. 'In the last few shows I was trying not to cry,' he explained.

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Photo Flash: Jessie Mueller & Heather Headley Featured at Chicago Shakespeare's GALA 2017 by BroadwayWorld

Chicago Shakespeare Theater CST celebrated the culmination of the 30th Anniversary Season with GALA 2017 on Friday, June 9, 2017 at the Theater's home on Navy Pier-raising a record-breaking …

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Jane Lynch Joins Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for Night of Music and Laughs at Heinz Hall by BroadwayWorld

TV star Jane Lynch brings her unique blend of comedy, music and storytelling to a one-night-only experience, Jane Lynch Sings the Great American Songbook plus one Guatemalan love song, with …

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VIDEO: Cabaret Superstar Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho Explains Why She Should be Prime Minister by BroadwayWorld

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Game Shows is returning to the Underbelly Festival Southbank in London next week for a 5 night run and brings us a new video detailing the top 10 reasons why shesh…

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Photo Coverage: Really Useful Theatres Presents THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS by Roy Tan

Based on Kenneth Grahame's treasured novel which has captivated generations of readers for over a century, THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS has been adapted for the stage with a book by Academy Award…

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VIDEO: Amy Poehler & Seth Meyers Ask JULIUS CAESAR Protestors - 'Really?' by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE NIGHT, Seth Meyers and Amy Poehler ask recent protestors at Shakespeare in the Park's JULIUS CAESAR 'really'

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Photo Coverage: BEAUTIFUL Company Unveils Sing for Hope Piano! by Walter McBride

Just yesterday, the cast of Broadway's Beautiful gathered for apop-up performance of some of Carole King's most famous hits, at a piano designed by the cast to celebrate Carole King's story.…

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsal for ME THE PEOPLE: THE TRUMP AMERICA MUSICAL by Walter McBride

Me The People The Trump America Musical, a new musical revue with a book and lyrics by Nancy Holson Bush Wars, The News in Revue on PBS - 5 Emmy Awards, Ludwig Live, and directed and choreog…

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VIDEO: First Look - Josh Gad, Chadwick Boseman Star in New Drama MARSHALL by Movies News Desk

The new motion picture, MARSHALL, is the true story of his greatest challenge in those early days - a fight he fought alongside attorney Sam Friedman Josh Gad, a young lawyer with no experie…

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BWW's On This Day - June 22, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on June 22 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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Here We Go Again! Dominic Cooper Talks MAMMA MIA! Sequel by Movies News Desk

In a new interview with ETOnline, Dominic Cooper discusses the recently confirmed sequel to 2008's MAMMA MIA Subtitled 'Here We Go Again', the movie hits theaters on July 20, 2018.

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ONE VOICE AT THE OLD VIC to Feature Monologues by Mark Watson, Amelia Bullmore, and Yasmina Reza by BroadwayWorld

The Old Vic today announcedthe next One Voice at The Old Vic which will take place on 7 July featuring new monologues written by Mark Watson and Amelia Bullmore performed by Katherine Parkin…

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