Thursday, August 17, 2017

VIDEO: RHINOCEROS Director Talks Eugene Ionesco's Take on Theatre of the Absurd by BroadwayWorld

Rehearsals are now underway for the Yiddish world premiere of RHINOCEROS, by Eugene Ionesco, and performances are set to begin September 7th, with the Opening on Thursday, September 14th at …

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

VIDEO: Take a Sneak Peek at Ogunquit's Production of RAGTIME by Stage Tube

The Ogunquit Playhouse has created an all new production of the Tony Award-winning musical Ragtime, on stage from August 2 to August 26. Check out a preview video below

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Photo Coverage: Sardi's Unveils Portrait of BANDSTAND's Corey Cott by Walter McBride

Strike up the band, Corey Cott is on the wall at Sardi's Check out the unveiling of the Bandstand star's new portrait, a moment shared with Bandstand costars and Cott's lovely wife and newly…

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BWW TV: CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Sweetens Up Broadway in Bryant Park! by BroadwayWorld TV

Watch below as CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY'sJared BradshawandRyan Foustperform 'The Candy Man,' 'Willy Wonka Wily Wonka' and 'Pure Imagination.'

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Utah Law Prohibits Alcohol in BOOK OF MORMON Theatre Due to Simulated Sex Acts by BroadwayWorld

CBLDF is reporting that The Eccles Theaterin Salt Lake City is no longer allowing beer, served at the concession stands, into the theatre because of a very specific law.

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IN GAY COMPANY to Make West End Debut by BroadwayWorld

In Gay Company, the stylish musical revue by Fred Silver, makes its West End debut at the Jermyn Street Theatre later this month for a limited run.

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VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Announces Return of #Ham4Ham Show in LA! by BroadwayWorld

Lin-Manuel Miranda took to social media to announce the return of the uber-popular live Ham4Ham show, which will take place one day next week in Los Angeles.

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BWW's On This Day - August 12, 2017

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 12 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events

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BWW Interview: Russell Evans, Sam Robertson & Hugh Parry talk AFRO CLUSTER by Rona Kelly

The River Stage Festival returns this summer to the National Theatre. Different companies and groups takeover the South Bank, from The Gloryto Rambert and the National itself. This weekend, …

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EDINBURGH 2017 - BWW Review: LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS LEMONS, Roundabout @ Summerhall by Amy Hanson

How would you get through your day without being able to sing a full song, read a poem aloud or even debate at length which Fringe show to see That's the premise behind Sam Steiner's award-…

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BWW Review: DANGLING, Southwark Playhouse by Aliya Al-Hassan

There is a profound darkness to Abigail Hood's new play, Dangling, both in look and in content. A bleak depiction of sexual abuse, mental illness and disturbing family secrets, it looks at s…

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BWW Review: Christine Pedi, Stephanie Umoh and Stephanie D'Abruzzo Shine Brightly in The York's JERRY'S GIRLS by Michael Dale

After Florenz Ziegfeld spent the early decades of Broadway's 20th Century 'glorifying the American Girl,' a young composerlyricist named Jerry Herman spent a good hunk of the second half sho…

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Your 2017 Summer Reading List Courtesy of Lin-Manuel Miranda by BroadwayWorld

HamiltoncreatorLin-Manuel Mirandais headed back to work this week following an extended vacation. Tis afternoon, the star took toTwitterto share his reading list with fans.

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Hal Prince Hopes to Bring EVITA to Broadway Following 2018 International Tour by BroadwayWorld

In addition to the previously announced run of Evita in Australia, the production has also announced plans for an international tour. Director Hal Prince has also confirmed that he aims to b…

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Social Spotlight: The Wacky and Wonderful Jessica Vosk Brings the Magic of WICKED on Tour to Instagram by Alexa Criscitiello

Jessica Vosk's pathway to Wicked stardom has been anything but conventional.

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Keala Settle, Hugh Jackman, and the Cast of THE GREATEST SHOWMAN Featured in This Month's Vogue by Alexa Criscitiello

Tony nominee, Keala Settle, Hollywood star Hugh Jackman, and the cast of the upcoming motion picture musical, 'The Greatest Showman' are featured in this month's issue of Vogue. The director…

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Nick Cartell, Josh Davis, Melissa Mitchell, Phoenix Best, Joshua Grosso and Jillian Butler to Headline LES MISERABLES on Tour by BroadwayWorld

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schnberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, has been announced.

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Frenchie Davis to Star in AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', Directed by Ken Page, at La Mirada Theatre by BroadwayWorld

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts amp Mccoy Rigby Entertainment present the first show of its 2017-2018 season, and the 40th anniversary of the iconic theatre with American Idol's Fr…

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Bill Murray Talks GROUNDHOG DAY on The Leonard Lopate Show by Alexa Criscitiello

ActorBill Murraymade headlines this week as he mademultipletripsto revisit one of his finest roles in the musicalversion of his iconic film Groundhog Day on Broadway.

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VIDEO: Hear the New People Sing! Meet the the Cast of LES MISERABLES on Tour by BroadwayWorld

Casting for Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed production of Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schonberg's Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, LES MISERABLES, has been announced.

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BWW TV: More Moore! Go Inside Opening Night of THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER! by BroadwayWorld TV

Academy Award-winning filmmaker, best-selling author, and political icon Michael Moore makes his Broadway debut in The Terms of My Surrender. The limited 12-week engagement opened last night…

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DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Gets the Job Done with HAMILTON's David Guzman! by Ben Cameron

In the episode below, Ben gets young, scrappy and hungry with the dance captain of Hamilton, David Guzman. Can you keep up

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VIDEO: Mandy Patinkin, Chita Rivera & More Talk Hal Prince's Impact on American Theater by BroadwayWorld

In the video below, Mandy Patinkin, Norm Lewis, Chita Rivera and many moreBroadway legends share stories about the extraordinary impact their friend Hal Prince has had on American theatre - …

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Photo Coverage: Michael Moore Celebrates Broadway Debut in THE TERMS OF MY SURRENDER by Walter McBride

BroadwayWorld brings you photos from inside the after party below

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THE FRIDAY SIX: Get to Know Your Favorite Broadway Stars- COMPANY's Kate Loprest by BroadwayWorld

In this week's edition, we caught up with Kate Loprest, who is currently starring in COMPANY at Barrington Stage Company. Click here for tickets

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VIDEO: Stars of Broadway-Bound ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE Are Ready to Chill on the Great White Way by BroadwayWorld

Raise a glass to the stars of the Broadway-boundEscape to Margaritavillein this behind-the-scenes look at how they're feeling about heading to the Great White Way

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Stage & Screen Stars Jenna Ushkowitz and Shoba Narayan to Read INSOMNIA TV Pilot in NYC by TV News Desk

Jenna Ushkowitz Fox's Glee, Broadway's Waitress, Shoba Narayan Broadway's Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, and Vishaal Reddy Upcoming Marvel Netflix Series to lead private indust…

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Check Out a First Look at Two Costume Designs for FROZEN's Princess Anna! by BroadwayWorld

As fans eagerly await the arrival of Disney's stage adaptation to their hit animated film, check out a first look at Tony Award winning designer Christopher Oram's WOLF HALL, HUGHIE new cost…

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BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - A PARALLELOGRAM by Ken Fallin

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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VIDEO: Do They Got Us? No! Watch 'The World Will Know' from NEWSIES at The Muny by BroadwayWorld

Watch the company of NEWSIES at The Muny get serious in 'The World Will Know'below

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IT HAPPENED IN KEY WEST Musical Gets Developmental Lab in PA by BroadwayWorld

It Happened In Key West, a new musical written by Jill Santoriello Broadway's A Tale of Two Cities, Jason Huza and Jeremiah James announces developmental lab for four performances only at th…

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