Thursday, July 11, 2024

Frozen Original Broadway Cast Member Alyssa Fox Joins National Tour by Darryn King

Alyssa Fox, an original Broadway cast member of Frozen, will join the North American tour of the show as Elsa, replacing Caroline Bowman in the role. Fox will begin performances on August…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM
Wednesday, July 10, 2024

N/A, Starring Holland Taylor and Ana Villafañe, Extends Lincoln Center Run by Hayley Levitt

N/A, the new political two-hander by Mario Correa starring Holland Taylor and Ana Villafañe, has extended its run at Lincoln Center's Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater through September 1. Tickets…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:42AM

Disney World's New Country Bear Jamboree Will Include Songs From The Little Mermaid, Frozen, Coco, and More by Logan Culwell-Block

Nashville music fixtures Mac McAnally, Emily Ann Roberts, Allison Russell, and more have collaborated on the group's new song list.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:02AM
Monday, July 8, 2024

How & Juliet Star Maya Boyd Chose a Life in Musical Theater Before Ever Being in a Musical by Hayley Levitt

Age: 21 Hometown: Ann Arbor, Michigan Current Role: Maya Boyd stars as Juliet in the Broadway production of & Juliet, a remixed Shakespearean love story scored by the pop hits of Max M…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Saturday, July 6, 2024

O, CANADA! THE BARD IS RIBBED AND REVERED AT ONTARIO’S STRATFORD FESTIVAL by Robert Shuman

(Chris Wiegand’s article appeared in the Guardian, 6/28; Photo: God, I hate Shakespeare … Mark Uhre as Nick Bottom in Something Rotten! Photograph: Ann Baggley.) The side-splitting Some…

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Friday, July 5, 2024

Get Ready to Laugh with Lisa Lampenelli & the Cast of STUFFED! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: WP Theater will soon present two-time Grammy-nominated comedian Lisa Lampanelli (HBO, Comedy Central, The Howard Stern Show), Outer Critics Circle Award wi…

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Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Tina Benko, Becky Ann Baker and More Join David Ives' Pamela Palmer at Williamstown Theatre Festival by Darryn King

Pamela Palmer, a new play written by David Ives premiering, as previously reported, at Williamstown Theatre Festival, has announced its cast. The play will star Tina Benko, who recently …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:32PM

Video: Get a Sneak Peek at Layton Williams and Rhea Norwood in London Cabaret Revival by Andrew Gans

The hit West End revival at the Kit Kat Club also recently welcomed Sally Ann Triplett and Fenton Gray to the cast.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:06AM
Monday, July 1, 2024

Ann Harada, Julie Halston, Anika Larsen, and Jackie Hoffman Will Be Dorothy Parker in Benefit Performance at The Players by Margaret Hall

Five-time Tony nominee Douglas Carter Beane has created and is directing the new work.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24PM

Julie Halston, Ann Harada, Jackie Hoffman, and Anika Larsen Will Lead WHAT FRESH HELL IS THIS?

Playwright Douglas Carter Beane has assembled a cast of Broadway favorites Julie Halston, Ann Harada, Jackie Hoffman, and Anika Larsen for his new show What Fresh Hell Is This?, a Dorothy Pa…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:24AM
Sunday, June 30, 2024

This Week on Broadway for June 30, 2024: A Little Night Music In Concert by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review N/A – The Play, A Little Night Music In Concert, Dark Noon @ St. Ann’s Warehouse, The Welkin @ Linda Gross Theater, Robeson @…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Saturday, June 29, 2024

Theater Books for Summer Reading 2024 by Jan Simpson

Summer has come roaring in this year. Temperatures seem to be setting records everywhere, making many of us (O.K., me) want to kick back and chill out with a cold drink and a cool book. The …

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Photos: See Cynthia Erivo, Ruthie Ann Miles, Marsha Mason, More in A Little Night Music in Concert by Molly Higgins, Margaret Hall

The four concerts at Lincoln Center feature new orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick and a new libretto by John Doyle.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:48AM
Friday, June 28, 2024

Photos: Cynthia Erivo, Ruthie Ann Miles, Shuler Hensley and More Sing A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC At Lincoln Center

Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music In Concert, featuring brand new orchestrations by legendary orchestrator and lifelong Sondheim collaborator Jonathan Tunick began performances l…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:12PM

Maurice Hines Autobiographical Show Tappin' Thru Life to Get Memorial Concert at Birdland Jazz by Logan Culwell-Block

John and Leo Manzari, Ann Hampton Callaway, and more will honor the renowned tap legend, who died last year at the age of 80.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:32PM

Beyond Broadway: Sandra Oh Leads a Jury, Marin Ireland Debuts a Play and Cats Gets a Makeover by Darryn King and Hayley Levitt

There’s more to New York theater than Broadway—particularly right now, in the collective exhalation of the post-Tonys period. In our new column, Broadway.com will highlight the extraordi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:36AM

Original London Cast of Avenue Q, Including Ann Harada, Will Reunite for Concert at the Sondheim by Andrew Gans

Julie Atherton will direct the Tony-winning musical by Robert Lopez, Jeff Marx, and Jeff Whitty.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM

A Glorious A Little Night Music. by Corine Cohen

I went to the opening night concert. Jonathan Tunick conducted a 53 piece orchestra and it was a glorious night at David Geffen Hall. It starred Marsha Mason who played Madame Armfeldt, I re…

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Thursday, June 27, 2024

Watch Ruthie Ann Miles & Kerstin Anderson Sing 'Every Day a Little Death' From A Little Night Music

2:17 · Go to channel · Tony Winner Sarah Paulson Chats with Playbill After Winning Best Leading Actress in a Play. Playbill•1.4K views · 4:13 · Go to ...

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Watch Ruthie Ann Miles & Kerstin Anderson Sing 'Every Day a Little Death' From A Little Night Music by Playbill

Get a sneak peek at Tony winner Ruthie and Milles and Kerstin Anderson perform a number from the 4-night-only concert of A Little Night Music at Lincoln Center's Geffen Hall.

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Video: See Ruthie Ann Miles and Kerstin Anderson Sing 'Every Day a Little Death' From A Little Night Music by Diep Tran

An all-star cast will perform the Sondheim musical this week at Lincoln Center, backed by a 53-piece orchestra.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:32AM

Cynthia Erivo, Ruthie Ann Miles, Marsha Mason, More Lead Lincoln Center A Little Night Music in Concert Beginning June 27 by Logan Culwell-Block

The Stephen Sondheim score is performed with a newly expanded symphonic orchestration by Jonathan Tunick, who is conducting an ensemble of 53.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36AM
Wednesday, June 26, 2024

Kathleen Turner Will Star as Madame Armfeldt in A Little Night Music by Darryn King

Kathleen Turner, the Oscar and Tony-nominated actress, will portray Madame Armfeldt in the Stephen Sondheim-Hugh Wheeler musical A Little Night Music at Ogunquit Playhouse in Maine. The limi…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2024

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It's About One Moment- An Look at Jason Robert Brown's 'The New World' by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: It's about one moment! Broadway veterans Jessica Vosk (Bridges of Madison County, San Francisco Symphony WSS), Mykal Kilgore (Motown, Hair), Kevin Kern (Bridges…

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Monday, June 24, 2024

Photos: See Ruthie Ann Miles, Marsha Mason, More Rehearse for A Little Night Music in Concert by Margaret Hall

John Doyle will direct the four concerts at Lincoln Center, which will feature new orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick, who will also conduct.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:36PM

“TITANIC” AT CITY CENTER BRINGS UP TITANIC EMOTIONS by Ron Fassler

“Titanic” at City Center “Encores!” (photo by Joan Marcus).June 24, 2024: Theatre Yesterday and Today, by Ron Fassler As someone who saw all fifteen Tony-eligible Broadway musicals…

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Thursday, June 20, 2024

Photos: See Alfred Molina and K. Ann McDonald Honored at 2024 Red Bull Theater Benefit by Molly Higgins, Margaret Hall

The evening was hosted by Patrick Page and featured a performance by Amber Gray.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:48AM
Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Qualia is an absorbing dystopic tale by Jack Helbig

Orlando-based playwright Ashleigh Ann Gardner’s fascinating science-fiction play is set in a dystopian future, in a high-tech bunker where a scientist and her AI companion (really just a d…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 05:16PM

Review: In ‘Dark Noon,’ American History Is a Shoot-’Em-Up Western by Jesse Green

A play from Denmark, with a South African cast, turns the heroic tropes of horse operas into the tools of tragedy at St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn.

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Friday, June 14, 2024

Priceless Moments #40 Ann Miller in Follies by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: One of the greatest film and stage stars of all time, Ann Miller, returned to the theatre as Carlotta in the now famous Paper Mill Playhouse production of the S…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:48PM

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