Sunday, February 18, 2018

45 Dance Musicals That Have Chasséd Their Way to Broadway by Hannah Vine

A look at some of Broadway’s dance-driven shows, featuring 42nd Street, Anything Goes, Bandstand, A Chorus Line, and many more.

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Sunday, January 28, 2018

Beth Leavel, Brooks Ashmanskas & More to Star in Broadway's The Prom by Lindsey Sullivan

They're invited! Beth Leavel, Brooks Ashmanskas, Christopher Sieber and more will reprise their roles from the Alliance Theatre world premiere in the Broadway production of The Prom. As …

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Friday, January 26, 2018

Win 2 tickets to Five Guys Named Moe by Admin

Five Guys Named Moe is celebrating being Show Of The Week at our TKTS booth by offering you the chance to win 2 tickets to the Olivier Award winning musical. Staged in a very special pop up …

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Come From Away’s Alex Finke and Bandstand’s Joe Carroll Are Engaged by Ruthie Fierberg

The Broadway stars announced their upcoming nuptials via Instagram.

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Monday, January 1, 2018

HIGH NOTES by Matt Windman

For fans of cast albums, Bandstand and The Band’s Visit were among the standouts of this past year.

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Sunday, December 31, 2017

Sandra's Faves of 2017 by Sandra Mardenfeld

Here's seven of my 2017 favorites. Why seven? Well, in many cultures seven is considered sacred, both beneficial and protective for its bearer.Honestly? Seven is all I got. I probably saw ab…

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Top 10 of 2017 (US and UK edition) by Nicole Serratore

Since I did not end up going to Edinburgh this year I did not have enough shows in the UK to make a separate top 10 list.  So I'm combining US and UK shows this year because it's my lis…

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Friday, December 29, 2017

Critics Picks: Our Reviewers Pick the Best Broadway Albums of 2017! by BroadwayWorld

Our album critics have gone through all of the amazing recordings released this year and painstakingly chosen their favorites. From Great Comet to Bandstand to Come From Away, we've got a fu…

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Exclusive! Beth Leavel to Star in Gypsy at the Muny by Andy Lefkowitz

Everything's coming up Beth Leavel! The beloved Tony winner most recently seen in Paper Mill Playhouse's Annie and Broadway's Bandstand will take on the role of ruthless sta…

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Monday, December 25, 2017

BWW TV Exclusive: A Very, Merry, All-Star Christmas at Broadway Sessions! by Ben Cameron

HAPPY HOLIDAYS from all of us at Broadway Sessions We recently celebrated the season with our annual All Star Holiday Show. Broadway Sessions guests returned to share their favorite holiday …

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

Liz Wollman's Top Ten of 2017 by Elizabeth Wollman

Good golly, Miss Molly, a top-ten list is a hard list to come up with, especially during a year when I found myself escaping to the theater as often as I possibly could. So many choices! So …

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Sunday, December 17, 2017

New Records: Listening to ‘Bandstand’ and the Music of Alan Menken by Steve Cohen

This report on New Records includes three Alan Menken shows that recently received fresh recordings, plus a Broadway show from this year that unfortunately closed after a modest run. God Ble…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Corey Cott & Ana Villafane to Lead Starry West Side Story Concert at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented cast will take part in a three-performance concert featuring Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim's iconic score of West Side Story at D.C.'s Kennedy Center in 2018…

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Broadway Shows of 2017 by Lindsey Sullivan

Welcome to a new week, Broadway fans! It's almost time for holiday party hangover cures, present-wrapping and ball-dropping to ring in 2018. With the end of the year fast-approaching, we…

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Monday, December 4, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! These Top 10 Cast Albums Should Have Received Grammy Noms by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy Monday, Broadway fans! Last week, nominations for the 2018 Grammy Awards were released, and Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! and Come From Away all made the cut. While we know you'l…

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Photo Flash: Broadway at Birdland Presents The Danny Nova Band Featuring Julia Trojan from BANDSTAND by BroadwayWorld

The Broadway at Birdland concert series was thrilled to present The Donny Nova Band Featuring Julia Trojan from the Broadway musical, Bandstand. The one-night-only event took place on Mond…

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Saturday, November 25, 2017

The Bandstand Band Strikes Out on Its Own by Robert Viagas

The Donny Nova Band featuring Laura Osnes' “Julia Trojan” plans concert at Birdland.

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

From Grease to Bandstand: A Look Back at Laura Osnes On The Stage by Hannah Vine

A celebration of the two-time Tony nominee on her birthday, November 19.

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Friday, November 17, 2017
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Annaleigh Ashford, Aaron Tveit, Laura Osnes & Christopher Jackson to Sing Leonard Bernstein in Televised New Year's Eve Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Annaleigh Ashford, Broadway alum Aaron Tveit and Tony nominees Laura Osnes and Christopher Jackson will ring in the New Year with the special concert New Year’s Eve: B…

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Monday, October 23, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Best Broadway Halloween Costumes of 2017 by Lindsey Sullivan

Forget the Great Pumpkin. It's almost Halloween, which means it's time for the Great Costume Scramble of 2017. Of course, we'll be putting a Broadway spin on our looks this year,…

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Sunday, October 22, 2017

From Grease to Bandstand: Look Back at Laura Osnes Onstage as She Prepares to Sail on Playbill’s Broadway on the Danube With Michael Feinstein by Hannah Vine

The two-time Tony nominee will perform aboard the cruise from Austria to Hungary with Playbill Travel beginning November 3.

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Friday, October 20, 2017

The Band From Bandstand Strikes Out on Its Own, With Laura Osnes by Robert Viagas

The Donny Nova Band Featuring “Julia Trojan” plans November 27 concert at Birdland.

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Odds & Ends: Cher Joins Mamma Mia! Movie Sequel & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Cher Set for On-Screen Reunion with Meryl Streep in Mamma Mia! Movie Sequel Cher has landed a new screen role! The sup…

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Monday, October 16, 2017

Odds & Ends: Cher Joins Mamma Mia! Movie Sequel & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Cher Set for On-Screen Reunion with Meryl Streep in Mamma Mia! Movie Sequel Cher has landed a new screen role! The sup…

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Wicked Alums Julia Murney and Teal Wicks Set for Reading of The Sandman, From Bandstand Creators by Andrew Gans

Tony nominee Sam Buntrock will direct the presentation of the new musical.

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BANDSTAND Creators Present THE SANDMAN Reading at The McKittrick Tomorrow by BroadwayWorld

From the creators of last season's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Bandstand, Richard Oberacker music, book amp lyrics amp Robert Taylor book amp lyrics have just announced that THE SAND…

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tony Nominee Laura Osnes Joins Playbill’s Broadway on the Danube River With Michael Feinstein by Ruthie Fierberg

Fresh off her acclaimed run in Broadway’s Bandstand, the performer will bring her solo show to Playbill Travel’s November luxury cruise.

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Bandstand’s Corey Cott, Frozen’s Caissie Levy, and More Will Sing for Houston by Ruthie Fierberg

Hosted by Seth Rudetsky, B'way❤Houston will raise funds to rebuild Houston’s theatre district in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

BANDSTAND's Laura Osnes Returns to Cafe Carlyle with 'COCKEYED OPTIMISTS' Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Two-time Tony Award nominee Laura Osnes makes her return to Caf Carlyle with Tony and Drama Desk Award winner Ted Sperling and special guest, two-time Drama Desk nominee Ryan Silverman in C…

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Sunday, September 24, 2017

Review: A Cast of 87 Sounds a Climate Change Alarm by Laura Collins-Hughes

Bringing together wrestlers, a food cart, a cellist and a bandstand, Pig Iron Theater Company takes on catastrophe in “A Period of Animate Existence.”

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