Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  May 4, 2008: Boeing Boeing landed at the Longacre Theatre for 279 performances with an all-star cast including Mark R…

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Thursday, April 22, 2021

A Message from WICKED's Brittney Johnson! by BroadwayWorld

Sign up for Brittney's class on April 25 here: https://events.broadwayworld.com/event/masterclass-brittney-johnson-4-25-12-pm-et/ Brittney teaches acting through song, monologue and scene w…

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

New Beatles Musical She Loves You Plans 2022 World Premiere by Lindsey Sullivan

The songs of the Beatles will be featured in the new musical She Loves You, directed by Thom Southerland. Presented by Danish producer Mikkel Rønnow and Nordic Musical Partners, the show i…

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021

5 Questions with Kimber Elayne Sprawl of Girl From the North Country by Broadway Direct

You might know Kimber Elayne Sprawl from her role as Marianne Laine in Broadway’s Girl From the North Country, which is currently on hiatus due to the shutdown. She has also been seen on B…

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Tony-Winning Fun Home Sets Australian Premiere Dates by Caitlin Moynihan

Australian audiences will get to experience Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori’s Tony-winning musical as soon as next month. Fun Home is set for a run at Sydney's Roslyn Packer Theatre beginning…

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Sunday, March 21, 2021

Theater Stories: BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, MRS. DOUBTFIRE & More About the Stephen Sondheim Theatre!

Today's Theater Stories features the Stephen Sondheim Theatre! Learn about the theatre's longest-running show, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, the show currently inhabiting the theatre, …

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Thursday, February 18, 2021

EP 22-Broadway’s Ain’t Too Proud Nasia Thomas by Elizabeth Wheless

Salisha Thomas sits down with Nasia Thomas (no relation, by the way), where Nasia makes the poignant point that “our hair is not the problem” while discussing the issue of Black hair wit…

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Thursday, February 4, 2021

Nasia Thomas and Nicholas Edwards Star In The Last Five Years by Natalyn

If you’re looking for theatre to watch next week, The Last Five Years starring Nasia Thomas ( Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) …

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: January 10 - 16 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭 January 10, 1947: Finian's Rainbow, the Lane/Harburg classic opened at the 46th Street Theatre, going on to w…

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Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Watch Aisha Jackson Sing Cinderella's 'A Lovely Night' on R&H Goes Pop!–At Home by Dan Meyer

The Broadway alum has been seen in Frozen, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, and Waitress.

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Friday, November 6, 2020

Adam's Call: Live From Adelphi Concert Series: Broadway Stars Live Streaming Concerts by Adam Rothenberg

Adelphi University, RJ Productions and Spot-On Entertainment join forces to bring you a new live streaming concert series entitled Live From Adelphi. Stars from the world of Broadway & C…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 2010s Career Theater People by JK

Our Best of the Decade series continues this week with a look ten theater professionals who made their mark and established a full Broadway career during the 2010's. These are actors, design…

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Broadway Performers Record Song, Video To Launch “The Walkout Project” Supporting Black-Owned Businesses by Greg Evans

Stage actor and writer Sidney DuPont (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Trevor: The Musical) has gathered a group of Broadway and Off Broadway performers to launch “The Walkout Project,…

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

Jenn Colella & Chilina Kennedy Announced for BROADWAY BANTER: PRIDE EDITION

It has been announced that Jenn Colella (Come From Away) & Chilina Kennedy (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) will be the stars for Broadway Banter: Pride Edition on Saturday, June 27 …

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Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Tune in Sunday to Watch Jessie Mueller and Seth Rudetsky on THE SETH CONCERT SERIES

The Seth Concert Series is here to stay, bringing completely LIVE virtual performances to audiences at home around the world every Sunday. Joining beloved musical director SiriusXM star Set…

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BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Jukebox Musicals by JK

Of course, most of us would love see original musicals taking over Broadway. But let's be honest. Jukebox musicals (and their sub-genre, the bio-musical) can be excellent shows. Like all mus…

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Standing @ Zero: Ain't Too Proud's E. Clayton Cornelious by JK

This month's Standing @ Zero hero is a 20 year veteran of Broadway, and he's done it all. On and off-Broadway, regional and national tour credits fill a long resume of not only ensemble work…

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Wicked’s Brittney Johnson Speaks Out About Racism on Broadway by Marshall Mabry Iv

Last summer, Brittney Johnson made history as the first Black woman to play Glinda in the musical Wicked. Brittney had previously been seen on Broadway in Motown the musical, Beautiful: The …

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

SCENERY Releases New Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Jewelry Collection by Ruthie Fierberg

Wear a piece of the Broadway musical’s set.

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020


On Thursday, May 21, SCENERY will launch a new collection of accessories created from the show deck (stage floor) used in the Tony and Grammy winning Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on Br…

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Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Watch Now: Cast of Beautiful Performs “You’ve Got a Friend” by Broadway Direct

The worldwide cast and musicians of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical performed "You've Got a Friend" from their respective homes to help support The Actors Fund, the national human service…

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Cast Members From Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Sing Inspirational and Socially Distanced Version of 'You've Got a Friend' by Andrew Gans

Jessie and Abby Mueller, Chilina Kennedy, and Carole King herself are among the many lending their voices to the music video to benefit The Actors Fund.

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Friday, February 14, 2020

“Beautiful” – A Flawed But Effective Chronicle Of The Rise Of Carole King by Cary Ginell

The appeal of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, which arrived in Thousand Oaks on February 13 for a four-day run, can be summed up by the comments of an elderly couple leaving the Fred Kav…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Alysha Deslorieux to Join David Hyde Pierce & Ari'el Stachel in New Musical The Visitor at the Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Alysha Deslorieux has taken over the role of Zainab in the world premiere musical The Visitor, set to arrive at off-Broadway's Public Theater this spring. Deslorieux replace…

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

Review: The Simon and Garfunkel Story at the National by Christopher Henley

There are a few ways to handle the often reviled, increasingly prevalent form we know as the “jukebox musical.” Sometimes (Mama Mia!, as an example), the music catalog of a popular artis…

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Yas, Queen! Six Star Abby Mueller Is Broadway.com's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Abby Mueller, the multi-talented stage star who will soon appear as Jane Seymour in the new Broadway musical Six, has signed on to lead Broadway.com's latest vlog, "Yas, Queen!," beginning o…

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Friday, January 24, 2020

Call Answered: Douglas Lyons: "Chicken and Biscuits" at Queens Theatre by Adam Rothenberg

Douglas Lyons is a playwright, composer, lyricist, and actor working and living in New York City. He was most recently seen on Broadway as an original member of Beautiful: The Carole King Mu…

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

New Musical Trevor, Based on the Oscar-Winning Short Film That Launched The Trevor Project, to Open Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Trevor: The Musical, a new show based on the Academy Award-winning short film Trevor, will arrive at off-Broadway's Stage 42 this spring. Beautiful: The Carole King Musical collaborators Ma…

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‘Trevor: The Musical’ Based On Oscar-Winning Short Film Set For Off Broadway Debut by Greg Evans

Trevor: The Musical, an acclaimed stage adaptation of the 1994 Oscar-winning short film that gave rise to one of the nation’s most prominent LGBTQ organizations, will make its New York deb…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The Nanny musical in the works for Broadway by way of Fran Drescher, Rachel Bloom by Nick Romano

All thoughts about a Nanny revival have been replaced by Wednesday’s tremendous news out of Broadway. The Nanny, Fran Drescher’s iconically comic sitcom from the ’90s, is being develop…

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Wicked's Nancy Opel: Ms. January 2020 by JK

Ms. Broadway January 2020 Wicked's Nancy Opel With her current role as Madame Morrible in Wicked, this month's Ms. Broadway has been in 14 Broadway shows! Congratulations, Nancy Opel! (If…

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