Thursday, February 15, 2018

Hot Tub Parties & Working Out at the Y: How Alison Luff & Paul Alexander Nolan Got Ready to Escape to Margaritaville by Paul Wontorek

In their last Broadway outings, Alison Luff and Paul Alexander Nolan were decidedly not "nibbling' on a sponge cake, watchin' the sun bake," to quote Jimmy Buffett's me…

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Brandon Uranowitz, Stephanie Styles, James Snyder & More to Lead Grand Hotel at Encores! by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony nominee Brandon Uranowitz (Falsettos), stage veterans Stephanie Styles (Newsies) and James Snyder (In Transit), and Irina Dvorovenko, a former principal ballet dancer with the …

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Thursday, February 8, 2018

Carmen Cusack Returns to Feinstein’s/54 Below Beginning February 8 by Adam Hetrick

After two previous sold-out engagements, the Bright Star Tony Award nominee returns to the midtown venue for three additional shows.

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Sunday, February 4, 2018

Lily is a Bright Star! by Serena

Meet Broadway Wiz Bright Star, Lily from Lisbon, Portugal. Her favorite show is Anastasia and she believes theatre is like magic.

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Theater News: Hamilton Scores Five Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Nominations

Fun Home's Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron, Bright Star's Carmen Cusack, and more are also up for honors.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Miss You Like Hell, Starring Daphne Rubin-Vega, Announces Complete Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the New York premiere production of Miss You Like Hell, a new musical scheduled to play The Public Theater this spring. With book and lyrics by Pulitzer winner Quiara…

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HAMILTON, FUN HOME, BRIGHT STAR Earn Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Nominations For Achievements During 2017 by BroadwayWorld

The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle LADCC has announced its nominations and special awards for excellence in Los Angeles, Orange County and Ventura County theatre for the year 2017 Dec. 1, …

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Lisa O'Hare, Oyoyo Joi and Emily Padgett Join SESSION GIRLS at 54 Below by BroadwayWorld

FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Oyoyo Joi The Book Of Mormon Broadway as cellist Mariana, Lisa O'Hare A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder Broadway as producer Celia …

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Friday, January 5, 2018

High School Productions of Bright Star and Newsies Invited to Perform at International Thespian Festival by Adam Hetrick

Eight groups will remount full productions of their high school play or musical during the 55th annual festival at the University of Nebraska in June.

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

BRIGHT STAR Begins Performances at San Francisco's Curran Tonight! by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, San Francisco's Curran's will wrap up 2017 with the Tony Award nominated new musical BRIGHT STAR, from Grammy and Emmy winner Steve Martin and Grammy-wi…

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Carmen Cusack Brings Bright Star to San Francisco November 28 by Adam Hetrick

The national tour of the Steve Martin-Edie Brickell musical arrives at the Curran Theatre.

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Surflight Season Will Include Bright Star, Wedding Singer, Jesus Christ Superstar, and More by Andrew Gans

The summer season will launch with the Gershwin musical Nice Work If You Can Get It.

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Friday, November 17, 2017

Matthew Morrison, Stephen Bogardus & More Join Damn Yankees Benefit Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

This casting is a home run! Tony nominee Matthew Morrison will take on the role of Joe Hardy with Tony nominee Stephen Bogardus as Joe Boyd in Roundabout Theatre Company's upcoming benef…

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Photo Flash: Welcome to Buenos Aires! First Look at EVITA at Asolo Rep by BroadwayWorld

Asolo Rep presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning masterpiece EVITA. Directed and choreographed by Josh Rhodes Broadway Bright Star, It Shoulda Been You, Rodgers amp H…

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BWW TV Exclusive: Watch Ana Isabelle and More in Highlights from EVITA at Asolo Rep by BroadwayWorld TV

Asolo Rep presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony Award-winning masterpiece EVITA. Directed and choreographed by Josh Rhodes Broadway Bright Star, It Shoulda Been You, Rodgers amp H…

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Inside the 2017 Drama League Gala Honoring Steve Martin by Hannah Vine

Take a look at the November 6 event which paid tribute to the Meteor Shower playwright and Bright Star co-composer.

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Why Carmen Cusack Ultimately Decided to Reprise Her Bright Star Role by Ryan McPhee

After earning a Tony nomination for her Broadway debut in Bright Star, Cusack returns to the role of Alice Murphy to launch its national tour.

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Monday, November 6, 2017

First Look at the Los Angeles Premiere of Bright Star Starring Carmen Cusack by Hannah Vine

Check out photos from the Tony-nominated musical’s first national tour.

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Friday, November 3, 2017

BWW Contest: Enter To Win Tickets to CTGLA's BRIGHT STAR! by Bww Contests

BroadwayWorld is giving away a pair of tickets to BRIGHT STAR in Los Angeles via CTGLA Enter the contest below for a chance to win

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

Review: Bright Star

The Steve Martin-Edie Brickell musical shines its light at the Ahmanson.

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Kevin Kline Will Host Drama League Salute to Steve Martin by Adam Hetrick

The Bright Star composer and Meteor Shower playwright will be honored by a host of stage and screen stars November 6 at the Plaza Hotel.

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Video Flash: Carmen Cusack Sings "If You Knew My Story" From Bright Star

Get a taste of Cusack's Tony-nominated performance in Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's musical.

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Watch Tony Nominee Carmen Cusack Nail Her New Bright Star Music Video by Ruthie Fierberg

The show’s original leading lady puts a new spin on the show’s opening number, “If You Knew My Story.”

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Bright Star's Carmen Cusack Gives Us Life with 'If You Knew My Story' Music Video by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway delivered one of the most memorable musicals of the year when Steve Martin and Edie Brickell's Bright Star arrived at the Cort Theatre in 2016. In addition to the show's del…

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