Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Zack Zaromatidis and Jennifer Elizabeth Smith to Lead BANDSTAND on Tour

Work Light Productions announces the casting for the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Bandstand

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Bandstand National Tour Has Its Cast by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

The national tour of the Tony-winning Broadway musical Bandstand, readying itself to commence at College Station, TX on October 29-30, 2019, following two preview performances in Oklahoma Ci…

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Cast Set for Bandstand National Tour by Dan Meyer

The first tour of the Broadway musical will begin with a preview run in Oklahoma City before launching in College Station, Texas.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Clora Bryant, Pathbreaking Female Jazz Trumpeter, Dead At 92 by Artsjournal1

“[She] overcame sexist attitudes and outright hostility to earn a place on the bandstand alongside such musical stars as Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker.” – The Was…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tony Winner Andy Blankenbuehler to Join Words on Dance Series by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hamilton, In The Heights, and Bandstand choreographer and more will participate in the conversation series this fall.

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Photo Flash: Tony Award-Winner Beth Leavel Mentors Broadway Artist Alliance Students

On Thursday, July 25th, Tony® Award winner Beth Leavel stopped by Broadway Artists Alliance to share some words of wisdom before the students' highly anticipated industry showcase. Leavel h…

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‘Bowie Bandstand’ awarded a Grade II listing

Edwardian relic was the centrepiece of a music festival organised by David Bowie in 1969

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Reeve Carney, Amy Spanger & More Will Sing from OSWALD Musical at Green Room 42

Tony LePage (Come From Away, Rock of Ages) and Josh Sassanella (Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, Rock of Ages) will debut songs from their new musical Oswald on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7.00…

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Laura Osnes Joins A CAPITOL FOURTH on PBS

Joining the all-star line-up for the 39th annual edition of PBS' A CAPITOL FOURTH, the country's longest-running live national July 4 TV tradition, are Broadway star and two-time Tony Awar…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part III: The Midwest by JK

With the spring rush and awards season behind us, it's time to get back to our regularly scheduled content! Today, we continue our popular series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals, focusing t…

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

“It Was Like Going Back In Time.” by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico Morgan Marcell Morgan Marcell has made an …

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Inside the 2019 Robert Whitehead Award Ceremony, Honoring Producer Tom Kirdahy by Nathan Skethway

Kirdahy is known for producing Broadway productions such as Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune, Hadestown, and Bandstand.

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Stars Step Out to Celebrate Producer Tom Kirdahy's Robert Whitehead Award by

Tom Kirdahy, the Broadway producer behind shows like Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Hadestown, Bandstand, Anastasia, It's Only a Play, Ragtime and more, received the Robert Whitehe…

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Behind the Legacy Robe by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico Each Broadway season, the Legacy Robe makes its journey around Broadway to every musical that opens with an ensemble. The Robe is given to the ensemblist in each show wit…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Bandstand Co-Stars Laura Osnes and Corey Cott to Perform Let’s Duet at Feinstein’s at the Nikko by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway stars will head to San Francisco July 19–20.

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Monday, May 13, 2019

Bandstand, Summer: The Donna Summer Musical, More Heading to Washington, D.C.’s National Theatre by Ryan McPhee

The venue’s 2019–2020 season includes six additional D.C. premieres, including two acclaimed solo shows from Broadway.

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Fox Picks Up New Drama Filthy Rich Featuring Corey Cott & Kim Cattrall by Andy Lefkowitz

Filthy Rich, a new drama starring Broadway alums Corey Cott and Kim Cattrall, has been picked up as a series from Fox, according to Variety. The one-hour "southern Gothic family drama" is wr…

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Gavin Lee to Play Lumiere in Beauty and the Beast at Paper Mill Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

Gavin Lee will light up the stage of Paper Mill Playhouse this spring. The two-time Tony-nominated alum of SpongeBob SquarePants and Mary Poppins has been cast as Lumiere in the Millburn, NJ…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Bandstand Will Launch National Tour This Fall by Adam Hetrick

Hamilton’s Andy Blankenbuehler directed and choreographed the dance-driven musical set in the early days of post-WWII America.

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BANDSTAND Announces 2019-2020 National Tour by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical, Bandstand, will launch its first national tour this fall. Originally directed and choreographed by three-time Tony winner and Hamilton choreographer,…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

The Cher Show's Carleigh Bettiol on Going from Pageant Catwalks to the Broadway Stage by Caitlin Moynihan

Carleigh BettiolWhen Carleigh Bettiol first began participating in beauty pageants, she had no idea she was going down a road that would lead to her Broadway. After impressing pageant direct…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

The Lady's Improving! The Prom Star Beth Leavel Is Honored with a Sardi's Portrait by Caitlin Moynihan

Tonight belongs to her! The Prom star Beth Leavel received a Sardi's portrait on March 26. A Tony winner for The Drowsy Chaperone, Leavel earned another nomination for Baby It's You! and ha…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Laura Osnes Joins New York Pops' Movie Mixtape Concert at Carnegie Hall by Dan Meyer

The Bandstand and Cinderella star will sing tunes from blockbuster hits alongside Mykal Kilgore, Ryan Silverman, and Storm Large.

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Laura Osnes to Debut Repertoire Roulette at Birdland by Adam Hetrick

The Bandstand and Cinderella star will let the audience choose the songs in her upcoming spring concerts.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Ryann Redmond, Joe Carroll & Noah J. Ricketts Are New Principal Stars of Frozen on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated musical Frozen welcomes Ryann Redmond (Bring It On) as Olaf and Joe Carroll (Bandstand) as Hans beginning on February 19, replacing original cast members Greg Hildreth and…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

BWW Flashback: No Fixer Uppers Here! Meet FROZEN's New Stars by BroadwayWorld

As it approaches its first anniversary, Frozen is pleased to announce that Joe Carroll Once, Rodgers Hammerstein's Cinderella, Bandstand and Ryann Redmond Bring It On The Musical, IfThen wil…

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Frozen Announces Casting Gender Swap: Ryann Redmond to Play Olaf by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated musical Frozen will welcome Broadway actress Ryann Redmond (Bring It On) as Olaf beginning on February 19, in a gender-blind casting choice, replacing original cast m…

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Ryann Redmond to Take Over as Olaf in FROZEN; Joe Carroll and Noah J. Ricketts Assume Male Leads by BroadwayWorld

As it approaches its first anniversary, Frozen is pleased to announce that Joe Carroll Once, Rodgers Hammerstein's Cinderella, Bandstand and Ryann Redmond Bring It On The Musical, IfThen wil…

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‘Frozen’ announces first woman to play Olaf by Caitlin Huston

“Frozen” has announced new cast members, including Ryann Redmond as Olaf, the first woman to play the role. In addition to Redmond, who has been on Broadway in “Bring It On” and “I…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Corey Cott to Reprise Kennedy Center West Side Story Turn at Lyric Opera of Chicago by Andy Lefkowitz

Beloved Broadway star Corey Cott (Bandstand) has signed on to repeat his acclaimed turn as Tony for a production of West Side Story at Lyric Opera of Chicago from May 3 through June 2. Cott …

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Sunday, December 9, 2018

Andy Blankenbuehler Talks Making His Ballet Choreography Debut With the Tulsa Ballet by Stephanie Wild

Andy Blankenbuehler may be best known for his work on Broadway, most famously choreographing Hamilton, as well as Cats, Bandstand, and more. However, according to the Tulsa World, Blankenbue…

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