Friday, July 31, 2020

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Congratulations! You've made it through another week, in good health we hope. Here's our weekly game to bring you some theater related fun and stress relief. Today we bring back a favorite -…

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Friday, July 24, 2020

Broadway Games: Trivial Pursuit - Theater Edition by JK

Growing up, playing games with family and friends was a beloved way to pass the time together. (Funny what isolation makes you miss!) One of our favorites was Trivial Pursuit. I always dread…

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Sunday, July 12, 2020

Listen to Dancin' Show Tunes and More on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is playing some of the best show tunes …

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Thursday, June 11, 2020
Monday, May 11, 2020

VIDEO: Flashback To HELLO, DOLLY! and BILLY ELLIOT at Goodspeed Musicals

The staff of Goodspeed Musicals are picking some of their favorite moments from past productions!

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Express Yourself with BILLY ELLIOT!

We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to…

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Monday, May 4, 2020
Wednesday, April 22, 2020


In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and …

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Friday, April 17, 2020

Billy Elliot 20 years on: a lasting legacy

The feel-good film about a miner’s son turned ballet star has influenced a generation of male dancers

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Thursday, April 2, 2020

BroadwayHD April Lineup Include PIPPIN, FAME, BILLY ELLIOT, and More!

BroadwayHD has announced its lineup for April.

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

In need of love & positivity? Here’s a selection of musical songs to listen during self-isolation by Sophie Garrod

With everything going on at the moment, I thought one thing that everyone could do with is some positive and uplifting songs. If you think I’ve missed any, please let me know and chec…

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Friday, March 20, 2020

'Bringing love to your front room': Layton Williams' unexpected debut concert by Chris Wiegand

As performers across the world see gigs cancelled, the former Billy Elliot star will be facing the unknown with a shake and a shimmy He was cast as Billy Elliot at 12, toured the UK in hit m…

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Sunday, March 15, 2020

BILLY ELLIOT prematurely closes in Melbourne amidst COVID-19 warnings by Gabi Bergman

Earlier tonight it was announced that Billy Elliot The Musical will be closing its doors at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre. The show is

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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Broadway Rewind: BILLY ELLIOT Pirouettes to Broadway in 2008!

Billy Elliot made a huge splash in London in 2005 before it crossed the Atlantic. The Broadway production opened at the Imperial Theatre on November 13, 2008, where it remained for over thre…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Watch River Mardesic perform “Angry Dance” from BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL! by Gabi Bergman

Billy Elliot is blowing away Melbourne audiences – and we have a sneak peek for our readers! The Act 1 Finale,

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

Billy Elliot dances into Melbourne’s Regent Theatre by Gabi Bergman

Based on the 2000 film of the same name, Billy Elliot The Musical is a show like no other. With

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

On the Couch with Robert Grubb by Arts Review

Who is Robert Grubb? Robert is one of Australia’s most accomplished and versatile performers who is currently starring in Billy Elliot The Musical. What would you do differently from what …

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Monday, February 10, 2020

The Oscars Go Broadway! Tony Winners Take the Stage at the 2020 Academy Awards by Michael Appler

Elton John, the Tony-winning composer of Aida, triumphed at the Academy Awards on February 9, winning an Oscar for Best Original Song. John, who also composed the scores to Broadway's The…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Lisa Sontag on Billy Elliot by Gabi Bergman

Get ready Melbourne, Billy Elliot is dancing his way right into the Regent! Based on the film of the same

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

How Matthew Bourne’s ‘Swan Lake’ Makes Boys Want To Study Dance by Artsjournal1

It’s not just that the piece is in the final scene of Billy Elliot. A corps de ballet of muscular men as feral swans, in place of the usual ethereal women in white tutus, shows boys differ…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Dear West End Producer: ‘What opportunities are there if I can dance but not sing?’ by @westendproducer

What opportunities out there for a Scottish billy Elliot lookalike that can dance but not sing 😂 — Jay Robertson (@JayRobe69536916) January

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Former Broadway Child Stars: Where Are They Now? Because They Owe Me Money by Broadway Beat

by Edward Precht. @pertoltprecht. For many, being a child star can be a gamble - you either tend to the flame of stardom and carry it as far as it takes you, or you burn too bright and too q…

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Monday, December 30, 2019

AIN'T TOO PROUD Has Broken the Box Office House Record at the Imperial Theatre

Producers Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce announced today that Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations has once again broken the box office house record at the Imperial Theatre …

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Sunday, December 29, 2019

Tony Winner Santino Fontana on How Tootsie Changed His Heart and Hamstrings by Beth Stevens

In the corporate world, employees leaving a job are often asked to sit through an exit interview with HR about their time at the company. That concept doesn’t exist for Broadway performers…

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Elton John, Giles Terera & Stephen Mear are named in the New Year Honours list

What a Christmas present for Olivier Award winners Giles Terera (well known to musical theatre fans for playing Aaron Burr in the original West End production of Hamilton) and director and c…

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Monday, December 9, 2019


Producers Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce announced today that the smash hit Broadway musical Ain't Too Proud - The Life and Times of The Temptations has set a new box office record at the Imper…

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Thursday, November 28, 2019

The Boy in the Dress review – Robbie Williams has a ball with David Walliams by Michael Billington

Royal Shakespeare theatre, Stratford-upon-AvonA resplendent cast sing the praises of self-expression in Mark Ravenhill’s adaptation of the feelgood football novel The boy who defies tribal…

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Monday, November 18, 2019

BWW TV: Matthew Lopez and the Company of THE INHERITANCE Celebrate Opening Night!

The Barrymore Theatre was the place to be yesterday as the best of Broadway came out to celebrate an epic opening day of The Inheritance- directed by multi Olivier and Tony Award-winner Step…

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside the Epic Opening Night of THE INHERITANCE

The Barrymore Theatre was the place to be yesterday as the best of Broadway came out to celebrate an epic opening day of The Inheritance- directed by multi Olivier and Tony Award-winner Step…

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Sunday, November 17, 2019

The Inheritance is a funny, tender marathon drama: Review by Leah Greenblatt

Seven hours: It’s a runtime so outrageous, so almost unthinkably decadent, only Angels and boy wizards have dared to go there on Broadway before. It’s also approximately how long it take…

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