Friday, May 17, 2019

Exclusive Video: Get A First Look At BILLY ELLIOT at the Stratford Festival by BroadwayWorld TV

Donna Feore's gritty new take on Billy Elliot the Musical, the Tony Award-winning blockbuster musical from Lee Hall and Elton John, is now on stage at the Stratford Fesitval. The production …

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Choose your musical: Stratford’s Little Shop of Horrors vs. Billy Elliot by Ryan Porter - Special To The Star

What would you rather fight: societal norms or a man-eating Venus flytrap? See how the Stratford Festival’s two marquee musicals match up

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Actor Dan Chameroy tackles two roles at Stratford Festival by Ryan Porter - Special To The Star

Dan Chameroy, the Stratford Festival’s Dr. Frank-N-Furter from last year’s The Rocky Horror Show, returns as another screamingly funny eccentric in Little Shop of Horrors. But it’s his…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Friday, April 26, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Ryan Bauer-Walsh Interview: "The Who's TOMMY" at Seven Angels Theatre by Adam Rothenberg

Last time Ryan Bauer-Walsh & I spoke, he was getting ready to sail around the world performing on a cruise ship. Now that he is back in New York, I am thrilled we get to catch up as he g…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Billy Elliot’s Justin Smith discusses the upcoming 10th Anniversary National Tour by Gabi Bergman

Billy Elliot is a story like no other. One of the first musicals to actively subvert traditional masculine gender performativity, it focuses on a young boy and his passion for ballet, despit…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Top 10 Musical Theatre Moments That Give Us Feels by Hannah Crider

Ready to feel all the feels? Want to sob uncontrollably for the next 10 minutes? Keep scrolling for the most feels-inducing theatre moments – both happy and sad! 10. ‘Electricity’ – …

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Saturday, April 20, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for In the Heights, Curious Incident, Hamilton, Billy Elliot, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Women Dominate Man Booker International Prize Shortlist by Artsjournal1

Of the six authors and six translators up for this year’s £50,000 award, only one author (Juan Gabriel Vásquez of Colombia) is male. Arguably the most prominent name on the list is Polis…

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for Hamilton, Billy Elliot, In The Heights, Ever After, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Theatre royalty, Ruthie Henshall, to premiere new solo show in Australia by Matt Edwards

West End and Broadway superstar Ruthie Henshall will bring her new solo show, Ruthie Henshall: Live & Intimate to Australia this June. The multi-award winning actress is best known for h…

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Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Samuel French Releases High School Edition of Shakespeare in Love Play by Logan Culwell-Block

The Oscar-winning screenplay by Tom Stoppard and Marc Norman was adapted for the stage by Network and Billy Elliot playwright Lee Hall.

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Layton Williams on How Playing Angel in Rent Prepared Him for Starring in London's Everybody’s Talking About Jamie by Matt Wolf

Layton Williams q-and-a / Matt Wolf Layton Williams wasn’t yet a teenager when in 2007 he became the first mixed-race actor to play the title role on the West End in Billy Elliot the Music…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

BWW Interview: Layton Williams Discusses EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE by Fiona Scott

Layton Williams first appeared on a West End stage as Billy Elliot at the Victoria Palace Theatre in 2007. He now leads the cast of Everybody's Talking About Jamie and spoke to BroadwayWorld…

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Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Network Extends for Final Time by Mark A. Robinson

The hit Broadway production of Network starring Tony-winner Bryan Cranston (All the Way) is extending one last time. Audiences will have through Saturday, June 8, 2019, to catch the critica…

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Photo Flash: First Look at Layton Williams and the New Cast of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE by BroadwayWorld

Everybody's Talking About Jamie, the award-winning feel good musical sensation, have released new production Images of their newly announced cast. The show now stars Layton William Billy Ell…

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Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’s Layton Williams: ‘I came to slay. I’ve got what you want or I wouldn’t be here’ by Mark Shenton

Layton Williams had two West End roles under his belt by the age of 14 in Thriller Live and Billy Elliot. Now

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

He acts, sings, dances – and calls out racial profiling: why everybody’s talking about Layton Williams by Lanre Bakare

As a child, he was chosen from 4,000 hopefuls to play Billy Elliot on stage. Now he’s starring in a musical about a young drag queen and using his profile to challenge homophobia‘I’ve …

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Ariana DeBose to Play Anita in Steven Spielberg's West Side Story Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Ariana DeBose  (Photo: Caitlin McNaney for Broadway.com) This just might be the news of the day! Tony-nominated Summer star and Hamilton original cast member Ariana DeBose has been c…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

Lee Hall on Crafting a Stage Adaptation of Network While Honoring Paddy Chayefsky's Cinematic Original by Beth Stevens

When Network, a film about a fictional television network struggling with low ratings, was released in November 1976, it was deemed a grim satire. The movie went on to win four Academy Award…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Initial Casting Announced for Australian Return of Billy Elliot the Musical by Andrew Gans

The new tour will launch in October 2019 at the Sydney Lyric Theatre.

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Billy Elliot the Musical announces Adult Cast by Arts Review

The Producers of Billy Elliot the Musical have announced the adult cast for the 10th Anniversary Australian Tour which opens at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in October 2019, followed by season…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Billy Elliot 10th anniversary tour adult cast announced by Matt Edwards

The producers of Billy Elliot the Musical today announced the adult cast for the upcoming 10th anniversary tour, which opens at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in October 2019. Starring as ballet …

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Bryan Cranston & More in NETWORK on Broadway! by BroadwayWorld TV

NETWORK opened just last week atBroadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street. NETWORK is directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Ivo van Hove The Damned, adapted by Tony and Olivier Awa…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

BWW TV: Bryan Cranston, Tony Goldwyn & Tatiana Maslany Get Happy As Hell on Opening Night of NETWORK! by Tv - Opening Night Special

Network officially opened last night at Broadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street. The play is directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Ivo van Hove The Damned, adapted by Tony and Ol…

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of NETWORK by Walter McBride

Network officially opened last night at Broadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street. The play is directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Ivo van Hove The Damned, adapted by Tony and Ol…

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Photo Coverage: Inside the NETWORK Opening After Party by Walter McBride

Network officially opened last night at Broadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street. The play is directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Ivo van Hove The Damned, adapted by Tony and Ol…

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of NETWORK Takes Opening Night Bows by Walter McBride

Network officially opened last night at Broadway's Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street. The play is directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Ivo van Hove The Damned, adapted by Tony and Ol…

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Wednesday, December 5, 2018

The Broadway Ladies: Ms. Broadway: December 2018 by JK

Her Broadway career spans over two decades, starting with an ensemble role the original cast of Jekyll and Hyde and all the way up to playing and icon's mother in the just-opened The Ch…

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