Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Best of Broadway in Bryant Park 2017: Rachelle Ann Go, Andy Karl, Betsy Wolfe by New York Theater

Below are the six most popular videos I shot of the performances during the six weekly concerts this 17th summer of Broadway in Bryant Park. Tagged: Andy Karl, Barrett Doss, Betsy Wolfe, Bro…

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Opera Stars Meghan Picerno & Gardar Thor Cortes Will Lead the Tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies by Ryan Gilbert

Come along and follow them! Award-winning opera stars Meghan Picerno and Garðar Thór Cortes will lead the North American tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Love Never Dies, The Pha…

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Monday, August 14, 2017

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Here's Your First Look at Prince of Broadway by

Talk about Broadway royalty! Great White Way legend Harold Prince's Prince of Broadway celebrates his 60-year career of creating hits like The Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Evit…

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Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with Prince of Broadway Star Kaley Ann Voorhees

Kaley Ann Voorhees talks working with Hal Prince on Prince of Broadway, her love of Tokyo, and much more.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A Real Boy by David Kaufman

Stephen Kaplan’s "A Real Boy" is about a pair of puppets, named Peter and Mary Ann Myers, who adopt the eponymous child named Max, and it proves about as preposterous as such a premise sug…

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The Tempest by Innovative Theatre Foundation

Written by William ShakespeareDirected by Beth Ann HopkinsProduced by Smith Street StageNominations: Outstanding Revival of a Play; Outstanding Original Music, Clara Strauch; Outstand…

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Odds & Ends: Watch Jay Armstrong Johnson 'Seize the Day' in Newsies & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Jay Armstrong Johnson 'Seize the Day' in Newsies Broadway standout Jay Armstrong Johnson is delivering papes …

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Watch Jay Armstrong Johnson 'Seize the Day' in Newsies & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Watch Jay Armstrong Johnson 'Seize the Day' in Newsies Broadway standout Jay Armstrong Johnson is delivering papes …

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Monday, August 7, 2017

Ann Hampton Callaway Will Unveil New Cabaret Show Jazz Goes to the Movies by Robert Viagas

The debut performance is scheduled for August 30–31 in Manhattan.

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Review: A Real Boy by Kathryn Kelly

At the 59E59 Theater’s world premiere of A Real Boy, the setting is a kindergarten classroom, but it’s clear that in Stephen Kaplan’s play, lessons of acceptance cannot be learned as e…

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Amy Schumer Will Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Meteor Shower; Laura Benanti & More to Co-Star by Andy Lefkowitz

As previously speculated, Tony nominee Steve Martin’s new comedy, Meteor Shower, will premiere on Broadway in a production starring Emmy winner Amy Schumer in her Broadway debut! Previ…

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

INTERVIEW: Spotlight on… Funny Girl’s Zoe Ann Bown by Helen McWilliams

Zoe Ann Bown is an actor who first appeared on my radar when I saw the recent tour of The Sound of Music last year. I was delighted by Zoe’s performance, she stood out for me for all the b…

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Friday, August 4, 2017

BWW TV: Eva Noblezada and Rachelle Ann Go? Bring SAIGON to Bryant Park! by BroadwayWorld TV

Watch below as MISS SAIGON'sRachelle Ann GoandEva Noblezadaperform 'The Movie in My Mind' and 'I'd Give My Life For You.'

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Photo Coverage: The Casts of MISS SAIGON, GREAT COMET & More Belt It Out at Bryant Park! by Jennifer Broski

This week's event featured performances by the casts of Miss Saigon Rachelle Ann Go, Eva Noblezada, Chicago David Bushman, Gabrielle McClinton, Jessica Ernest, Michael Scirrotto, Robyn Hurde…

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Stage Greats Pay Tribute to Icon Harold Prince as Prince of Broadway Begins Performances by Andy Lefkowitz

Classic musicals like West Side Story, Company and Evita, first shepherded to Broadway by director and producer Harold Prince, come together in the revue Prince of Broadway, b…

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Ann Hampton Callaway Celebrates Ella Fitzgerald in Chicago August 3 by Robert Viagas

Check out all her upcoming scheduled appearances.

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Eva Noblezada, Rachelle Ann Go, Quentin Earl Darrington, and More Set for Broadway in Bryant Park by Andrew Gans

The free lunchtime concert series will continue August 3.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

Social: Spend A Day At The Muny With A CHORUS LINE's Holly Ann Butler by BroadwayWorld

Earlier this week BroadwayWorld went behind the scenes at The Muny's production of A CHORUS LINE to take a look at the rehearsal process.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

Stage preview: Pittsburgh CLO's 'Mamma Mia!' stars shared a Broadway street by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Before they were Pittsburgh CLO co-stars, Matt Bogart and Sally Ann Triplett were Broadway neighbors.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Ellen Burstyn & More to Reprise Their Performances in Actor-Instrument As You Like It Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Ellen Burstyn, Hannah Cabell, André De Shields and the full Bay Street Theater cast will reprise their performances in John Doyle's actor-instrument production of Shakespeare…

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The Muny's A CHORUS LINE Takes Over BWW on Twitter and Instagram Today by BroadwayWorld

Join BroadwayWorld on Instagram and Twitter today as Ian Paget and Holly Ann Butler take us behind the scenes of The Muny's production of A CHORUS LINE.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Roundabout's ‘Cabaret’ at Kennedy Center, Washington by Blouin Artinfo

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington will be presenting "Cabaret" directed by BT McNicholl. The famous Roundabout Theatre Company is presenting 1998 Tony Award…

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Chicago Welcomes the Return of Lana Gordon as Velma Kelly by Andy Lefkowitz

Chicago veteran Lana Gordon returns to the Broadway hit on July 24! Gordon plays the role of Velma Kelly, taking over for Amra-Faye Wright in the long-running musical at the Ambassador Theat…

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Star-Studded Sondheim on Sondheim Hollywood Bowl Concert Presented July 23 by Andrew Gans

Jonathan Groff, Carmen Cusack, Vanessa Williams, and Ruthie Ann Miles are among those celebrating the work of Stephen Sondheim.

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Saturday, July 22, 2017

Special Reports: Sondheim Secrets of Jonathan Groff, Vanessa Williams, and Jesse Tyler Ferguson

Groff, Williams, and Ferguson will be joined by Carmen Cusak, Ruthie Ann Miles, and even more Broadway stars in Sondheim on Sondheim at the Hollywood Bowl.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Spotlight On...Brianna Kalisch by Michael Block

Name: Brianna KalischHometown: Three Lakes WIEducation: The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (UK)Favorite Credits: How to choose!? These two stand out very memorable and challenging …

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

EMMYS 2017: How Ann Dowd Used Her Stage Chops to Earn 2 Emmy Nominations by Ruthie Fierberg

The award-winning theatre actor earned nominations for the critically acclaimed The Leftovers and The Handmaid’s Tale.

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Review: Review: Fiddler on the Roof (Chichester Festival Theatre)

Omid Djalili and Tracy-Ann Oberman star in Daniel Evans' production

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From Bill T. Jones to Ann Carlson: Jackson, Wyoming’s Dancers’ Workshop is an Unexpected Dance Hub by The Dance Enthusiast

"Jackson’s Dancers’ Workshop, thanks to artistic director Babs Case, has added a new hue to the area’s fly-fishing, cattle-ranching image," Trina Mannino, New York.

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Pam Ann review – 'Comedy of casual smut and insult' by Brian Logan

Leicester Square theatreHer misanthropic nymphomaniac shtick may be purposefully provocative, but Pam Ann's lewd talk, Asian accents and airline industry stereotypes make for deadening humou…

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