Saturday, August 15, 2020

Two-Time Tony-Winning Lighting Designer Howell Binkley Dead at 64 by Lindsey Sullivan

Esteemed lighting designer Howell Binkley, who won Tony Awards for Hamilton and Jersey Boys, died after a battle with lung cancer on August 14, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. His wi…

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Tony Winner Paulo Szot Will Release Brazilian Classical Album by Dan Meyer

The double LP features piano and vocal pieces by composer Claudio Santoro.

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Monday, July 27, 2020

Tony Nominee Christopher Jackson to Perform Benefit Concert Live from New World Stages by Lindsey Sullivan

Here comes the general! In addition to watching Christopher Jackson as George Washington in Hamilton on Disney+ or in Hulu's We Are Freestyle Love Supreme documentary, fans of the smooth-v…

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Jukebox Musicals by JK

Of course, most of us would love see original musicals taking over Broadway. But let's be honest. Jukebox musicals (and their sub-genre, the bio-musical) can be excellent shows. Like all mus…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Company Star Katrina Lenk on Working with Patti LuPone, Her Role on Tommy and More by Lindsey Sullivan

Not unlike many New Yorkers, Katrina Lenk's life pre-quarantine was filled with places to go and people to see. Bells ringing, doors chiming, tech rehearsals running, stagedoor takeout arriv…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Jared Grimes Says He Braces for Blair Underwood's Shirtless Scene in A Soldier's Play, Too by Michael Appler

Jared Grimes is practically a vaudevillian. He’s a Broadway talent who’s tap danced his way through After Midnight and associate choreographed a musical about Tupac Shakur, Holler If …

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Jerry O'Connell, Billy Eugene Jones & More to Join David Alan Grier & Blair Underwood in A Soldier's Play on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the highly anticipated Broadway premiere staging of Charles Fuller's 1981 drama A Soldier's Play. Kenny Leon will direct the previously announced Roundabout Theatre C…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Vanessa Williams to Make West End Debut in Donmar Transfer of City of Angels by Andy Lefkowitz

Vanessa Williams, beloved star of Broadway and Hollywood, will take to the stage of London's West End for the first time next year, as Carla/Alaura in a revival of the 1990 Tony-winning mus…

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Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Tituss Burgess and Alice Ripley Join The 12th Annual 'Living For Today' Concert

LIVING FOR TODAY will present a benefit concert entitled Living for Today: a?oePut on a Happy Facea??, on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at Joe's Pub (425 Lafayette St) beginning at 7PM. The conce…

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Wake Up With BWW 9/9: Exclusive First Look at Megan Hilty Singing in PATSY & LORETTA, and More!

Today's top stories: first look at Megan Hilty singing 'Walkin' After Midnight' in Patsy & Loretta, and more!

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

BWW Exclusive: See Megan Hilty Sing 'Walkin' After Midnight' from PATSY & LORETTA

BroadwayWorld has an an exclusive video of Megan Hilty who plays Patsy in the upcoming Lifetime movie a?oePatsy & Lorettaa??, singing a?oeWalkin' After Midnight.a?? The video is timed …

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Jack Viertel Will Step Down as Encores! Artistic Director Following 2020 Season by Andy Lefkowitz

New York City Center has announced that Encores! Artistic Director Jack Viertel will step down from his longtime role at the end of the 2020 series—after 20 seasons as the renowned leader …

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Kent Overshown Completes Cast of Encores! Off-Center's Promenade by Andy Lefkowitz

New York theater alum Kent Overshown will take the stage of City Center next month, co-starring in the Encores! Off-Center staging of Al Carmines and Maria Irene Fornés' 1969 musical Promen…

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Friday, June 14, 2019

James T. Lane, Bonnie Milligan & More to Star in Encores! Off-Center's Promenade by Andy Lefkowitz

Initial casting has been announced for the upcoming Encores! Off-Center staging of Al Carmines and Maria Irene Fornés' 1969 musical Promenade. The previously announced two-night production…

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 16- Warren Carlyle Brings Harlem Nightlife To Tony-Winning Life With AFTER MIDNIGHT by Alexa Criscitiello

In 2014, Kiss Me Kate choreographer, Warren Carlyle, brought the Harlem nightlife to life with his Tony Award-winning choreography for the musical revue, After Midnight

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Warren Carlyle (‘Kiss Me, Kate’ choreographer): ‘I’m having to be more inventive, more athletic’ [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW] by Sam Eckmann

“I’m having to be more inventive, to be more athletic in a way, because the dancers are,” admits Warren Carlyle. The choreographer picked up his third Tony nomination for upping his ga…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

“It Made Me Feel Like I’d Arrived.” by Mo Brady

by Kenny Francoeur Justin Prescott (Photo by Jacob Smith Studios) …

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Working at The ‘50s-Themed Diner at 1650 Broadway by Mo Brady

by Abigail Charpentier Gabrielle Elisabeth New York City is be…

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Time for a Parade: Hugh Jackman to Return to Broadway in The Music Man by Mark Robinson

Break out the marching band uniforms, the brass instruments, the banners and batons! The Music Man is headed back to Broadway and it is time for a parade. Producer Scott Rudin has announce…

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

Broadway’s Dulé Hill and Daniel J. Watts Reunite to Play Nat King Cole and Sammy Davis Jr. In This New Musical by Ruthie Fierberg

The West Wing lead returns to his theatre roots as he joins his After Midnight co-star in Lights Out: Nat “King” Cole at California’s Geffen Playhouse.

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Thursday, January 31, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: Beautiful - The Carole King Musical: January 2014 by JK

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical recently celebrated its 5th anniversary, and as it turns out, we saw the show 5 years ago this past week. Since then, it's been great to see the original …

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Friday, January 18, 2019

VIDEO: Ariana Grande Samples 'My Favorite Things' In New Music Video for '7 Rings' by Stage Tube

Just after midnight on the East Coast Friday, Ariana Grande has dropped her latest single, and its accompanying music video, '7 Rings.' The song features her sampling the famous Sound of Mus…

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

National Theatre FOLLIES Cast Recording To Drop Tomorrow by Alexa Criscitiello

According to Baz Bamigboye of The Daily Mail a cast album of the acclaimedNational Theatre production ofStephen Sondheim's FOLLIES will be available for download and streaming oniTunes andSp…

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Cedric Neal Reaches The Highest Ground On The Voice UK, All 4 Judges Turn! by Drew Shade

In an African inspired bomber jacket, Cedric Neal takes you thru a journey singing Stevie Wonder’s ‘Higher Ground’ in week 2 of The Voice UK 2019 Blind Auditions! Known fo…

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Saturday, December 22, 2018

BWW Review: Peter Rothstein's Extraordinarily Moving and Beautifully Realized ALL IS CALM: THE CHRISTMAS TRUCE OF 1914 by Michael Dale

Shorty after midnight, on Christmas Day of 1914, a German soldier whose name is now lost to history committed what might be the most subversive act in all of modern warfare. He walked, unarm…

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Times Talk to Feature David Rockwell and Isabel Toledo by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award winning set designer David Rockwell She Loves Me and Tony nominated costume designer Isabel Toledo After Midnight are going to be doing a Times Talk on Friday, May 18 at 4 PM at T…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Cedric Neal Announces His First UK Solo Concert, 'Statement Peace' by BroadwayWorld

Cedric Neal, Motown The Musical, After Midnight, Porgy and Bess has announced his first UK solo concert, an intimate, soul filled evening aptly titled 'Statement Peace' March 25th, Arcola Th…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Harry Connick Jr. to Star in Broadway-Aimed The Sting at Paper Mill Playhouse by Paul Wontorek

Broadway vet Harry Connick, Jr. will take on the role of Henry Gondorff, made famous by Paul Newman onscreen, in the upcoming musical adaptation of the 1973 film The Sting. The Broadway-aime…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Kyle Dean Massey and More Join Christopher Rice for TAPPY CHRISTMAS SPECIAL by BroadwayWorld

Christopher Rice Broadway's The Book of Mormon continues his viral Tappy video series online with the 2017 Tappy Christmas Special. This production, inspired by the televised holiday special…

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

After Midnight Star Fantasia Barrino Sings Christmas Shows in NYC December 11 and 13 by Robert Viagas

Her Christmas After Midnight will play the Highline Ballroom and the Apollo Theatre.

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

After Midnight Star Fantasia Barrino Plans Christmas Shows in NYC by Robert Viagas

Her Christmas After Midnight will play the Highline Ballroom and the Apollo Theatre in December.

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