Monday, April 22, 2019

Be More Chill's Stephanie Hsu on Sweet Stage Door Moments, Singing Wicked in the Car & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Stephanie Hsu and Will Roland in Be More Chill (Photo by Maria Baranova)She loves play rehearsal! Stephanie Hsu is landing laughs and drumming up Broadway buzz for her standout performance a…

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See the Cast and Creative Team of A Strange Loop Meet the Press by Marc J. Franklin

Michael R. Jackson’s new musical, directed by Be More Chill’s Stephen Brackett, will begin performances at Playwrights Horizons May 24.

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Friday, April 19, 2019

BE MORE CHILL Star Stephanie Hsu Stars In NPR Kids' Podcast CIRCLE ROUND by BroadwayWorld

Be More Chill's Stephanie Hsu last seen in SpongeBob SquarePants The Broadway Musical is the latest Broadway star to join the cast of the acclaimed children's storytelling podcast, Circle Ro…

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Be More Chill on Broadway by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

"Be More Chill," the dazzling and inventive musical based on the cult Young Adult novel by Ned Vizzini, has made a successful transfer to Broadway Lyceum Theater with the same cast and an ex…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Theater tip: go straight to hell by Terry Teachout

In today’s Wall Street Journal I review the Broadway transfer of Hadestown. Here’s an excerpt. *  *  * Does the Broadway musical have a future? Only if a new generation of artists wa…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

‘Be More Chill’s George Salazar, From That Bathroom To Broadway – Tony Watch by Greg Evans

By now the story of Be More Chill, “Michael in the Bathroom” and George Salazar has entered Broadway lore, so just a quick recap: Joe Iconis’ musical about high school theater geeks, t…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ethan Slater, Lena Hall, Javier Muñoz Set for Reefer Madness Reading & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Ethan Slater, Lena Hall, Javier Muñoz Set for Reefer Madness Reading A talent-packed slate of stage stars will come together l…

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Festival Preview: Be More Chill by Christa Skiles

High school pressures take center stage in popular new musical The post Festival Preview: <em>Be More Chill</em> appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Gerard Canonico is “Stuck” on Musicals by Serena

Gerard Canonico made his Broadway debut at ten years old. Since then, he has had a busy career in shows like Spring Awakening and Groundhog Day. Gerard is currently playing Rich in Be More C…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Watch Derrick Baskin, Ginna Claire Mason & Grey Henson Reveal Broadway's Biggest Fan by

The search for Broadway's Biggest Fan is over! After the staff watched all of the fabulous video submissions, Ain't Too Proud frontman Derrick Baskin, Wicked star Ginna Claire M…

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BE MORE CHILL Launches Digital Lottery Starting 4/16 by BroadwayWorld

Be More Chill, now playing at the Lyceum Theatre 149 W. 45th Street, today announced a Digital Lottery ticket policy for select performances of the show.

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Digital Lottery Announced for Broadway’s Be More Chill by Andrew Gans

The lottery will begin April 16 for select performances of the new musical at the Lyceum Theatre.

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Watch This ASL Version of Be More Chill’s ‘Michael In the Bathroom’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Broadway performers John McGinty and Jim Hogan perform the Joe Iconis anthem in a new way.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

‘BE MORE CHILL.’ by Corine Cohen

Corine went to see ‘BE MORE CHILL’ listen to her podcast review!    

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Tony Award Administration Committee Rules On BE MORE CHILL, KING KONG, KISS ME KATE, Plus New Rules for Plays! by BroadwayWorld

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met today for the third time this season and confirmed the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the 2019 American Theatre Wing's Tony…

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Tony Awards' Third Set of Rulings: Harvey Fierstein Eligible for Torch Song Revisions & More by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony Awards administration committee met on April 11 for the third time this season to confirm the eligibility status of seven Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2019 …

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Laurie Metcalf talks playing Hillary Clinton on stage: 'I feel a responsibility' by David Canfield

In Lucas Hnath’s play Hillary and Clinton, audience members are challenged to see an iconic political pair anew. The script calls for actors to not do impersonations; the prologue warns th…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Exclusive! George Salazar & More on the 'Really Exciting' Chance to Preserve the Unheard Works of Jonathan Larson by Andy Lefkowitz

Midtown's Feinstein's/54 Below presented a one-of-a-kind engagement in October with the premiere of The Jonathan Larson Project, a cabaret featuring previously unheard songs written by the…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Backstage at Be More Chill with George Salazar, Episode 8: Fan Questions by

Be More Chill's George Salazar answers fan questions on everything from connecting to the material to his skincare routine in the final episode of Pac-Man Tattoo.

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Be More Chill's Will Roland on Wanting to Play a 'Lovable Weird Guy,' His History with Joe Iconis & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Will Roland made his Broadway debut in the Tony-winning hit Dear Evan Hansen as family friend Jared Kleinman. Two years later, Roland is now the leading man of the new musical Be More Chill.…

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Facetime Interview: Cast/Creative Team of "Loveville High", a musical theatre podcast in nine 10-minute epsiodes by Adam Rothenberg

Live from the Loveville High podcast release party, I interview the creative team: David Zellnik (Book & Lyrics) & Eric Svejcar (Composer) + cast members: Conor Ryan (Desperate Measu…

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How Be More Chill became the online phenomenon everyone's tweeting about by Maureen Lee Lenker

What if going viral could get you to Broadway? Based on a novel by Ned Vizzini, with music and lyrics from Joe Iconis and a book by Joe Tracz, Be More Chill, which opened on Broadway March 1…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Drama Desk Awards by Barry Gordin

Drama Desk winner Michael Urie will host the 64th Annual Drama Desk Awards April 8, 2019: The 64th Annual Drama Desk Award will be presented Sunday, June 2 at The Town Hall in New York C…

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Watch This Exclusive Clip of Broadway’s Gerard Canonico Sing From New Movie Musical Stuck by Ruthie Fierberg

The Be More Chill star and Groundhog Day alum sings “Angles of Your Face.”

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BACKSTAGE BROADWAY: BE MORE CHILL Announced At The Sheen Center by BroadwayWorld

On Monday, April 15 The Sheen Center for Thought amp Culture 18 Bleecker Street at the corner of Elizabeth Street in NYC continues its new series, Backstage Broadway with a special event fea…

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Broadway's Viral Hit 'Be More Chill' Searches For Its Authenticity by Lee Seymour

Fans love it, but Broadway's buzziest show is looking to expand its appeal as the Tony Awards approach.

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

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