Thursday, May 24, 2018

Backstage at Carousel with Lindsay Mendez, Episode 1: Welcome! by

Carousel's Lindsay Mendez takes us backstage at the Imperial Theatre and more with her new vlog.

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Once On This Island's Alex Newell to Host 2018 Stars in the Alley; Katharine McPhee, Melissa Benoist Set to Perform by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway League has announced that Once On This Island standout Alex Newell will host the annual free outdoor concert Stars in the Alley. Additionally, Dear Evan Hansen's Alex Boniel…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Odds & Ends: Beautiful Star Chilina Kennedy Launches New Theater Company & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Beautiful Star Chilina Kennedy Launches New Theater Company Chilina Kennedy, the power-voiced current star of Broadway'…

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Carousel's Brittany Pollack on Starting Ballet Early, Dancing Barefoot & Appearing in Her First Broadway Show by Beth Stevens

Brittany Pollack is currently making her Broadway debut in the dance-heavy role of Louise in the Tony-nominated revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel. She has been a member of …

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A Good Yarn About Those ‘Carousel’ Costumes by Abby Ellin

From her couch in Massachusetts, Judith Durant oversaw production of the sweaters worn in the Broadway revival, knitting 13 of them herself.

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Carousel Cast Recording is On the Way by Mark A. Robinson

The Tony-nominated revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel, directed by Jack O’Brien and featuring choreography by Justin Peck, has been preserved for posterity with a new cast alb…

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CAROUSEL Revival Cast Album to Be Available Digitally June 8th, in Stores July 13 by BroadwayWorld

Producers Roy Furman and Scott Rudin announced today that the critically acclaimed revival of Rodgers amp Hammerstein's Carousel, now nominated for 11 Tony Awards, will release a new cast re…

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Carousel Revival to Be Preserved on Original Cast Album by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready to experience Joshua Henry's soul-stirring "Soliloquy" on repeat. The Tony-nominated revival of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel has announced an original Bro…

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Carousel Revival Sets Cast Recording Release Dates by Ryan McPhee

The album for the Tony-nominated revival will be available to stream and download in June.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

VIDEO: Joshua Henry Gets Back in the Bigelow Flow with CAROUSEL Co-Star Renee Fleming by Stage Tube

It wasn't long ago thatJoshua Henry, who recently starred in the original Chicago company of Hamilton, brought us HamJams- his own versions ofLin-Manuel Miranda's tunes. Now he's playing Bil…

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Ensemble, Assemble! See the Winners and Nominees at the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by

Honoring the best of dance in the 2017-2018 theater and film seasons, the Chita Rivera Awards named winners May 20 during a ceremony at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. …

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Show-Stopping Numbers of the 2017-2018 Broadway Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Five, six, seven, eight! It's a new week, Broadway fans, and we're getting even closer to Broadway's biggest night. On Friday, we asked you to rank your favorite show-stopping mu…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 21st - SUMMER and HARRY POTTER Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Summer 7.73, Mean Girls 3.99, My Fair Lady 3.43, Carousel 2.58 and Escape to Margaritaville 2.23. The top growing current Broadway plays were C…

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Summer, The Greatest Showman & More Win 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Kick up your heels! Winners have been announced for the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance during the 2017-2018 theater and film seasons. Winners include Summer: The Donna …

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Ariana DeBose, Tony Yazbeck, and More Recipients of 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by Olivia Clement

Carousel and Mean Girls tied for Outstanding Ensemble at the annual celebration of dance and choreography.

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Friday, May 18, 2018 #LiveatFive with Alexander Gemignani of Carousel by

Tony nominee Alexander Gemignani stops by HQ to chat about Carousel, Tony nominations and more with Paul Wontorek.

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A New Spin On ‘Carousel’: Joshua Henry & Jessie Mueller Talk #MeToo, Shattering Barriers & Sublime Tunes – Tony Watch by Greg Evans

Carousel pulled into town this year as two seasons were well underway – the first a Broadway spring crammed with Tony-worthy new plays, musicals and revivals, from the thoroughly moder…

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Carousel Star Lindsay Mendez Is's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Beloved Broadway star Lindsay Mendez, who is currently appearing as Carrie Pipperidge in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel, will lead's new vlog, The Carrie Diaries, be…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Kendrick Lamar, Jeremy Irons, “Summer and Smoke” by Mark Beech

Among the highlights of New York performing arts this week, there are new theatrical openings of note. “Paradise Blue” is one. Another is “Long Day’s Journey into Night” starring J…

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Merrily We Roll Along Sets New York Return with Fiasco & Roundabout by Andy Lefkowitz

Now you know! Roundabout Theatre Company has announced a new, reimagined production of George Furth and Stephen Sondheim's iconic musical Merrily We Roll Along. The 2019 staging fro…

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tony Award Predictions 2018 by Wendy Caster

LIZ: Were I to take awards seasons seriously, I’d join with the city’s professional theater critics in wringing my hands over the purported death of Broadway at the end of this weirdly i…

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Andy Karl & Orfeh to Host 2018 Chita Rivera Awards; Performance Lineup Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-nominated Broadway couple Andy Karl (Groundhog Day) and Orfeh (Pretty Woman) have been announced as co-hosts of the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards, taking place at NYU's Skirball Center o…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 14th - SpongeBob and Harry Potter Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were My Fair Lady 5.34, Summer 5.02, Carousel 4.87, Mean Girls 4.67 and Spongebob 4.30. The top growing current Broadway plays were The Iceman Comet…

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: “Dance Nation” to Jackson Browne by Mark Beech

Catch up with radical drama such as the newly-opened “Dance Nation” or “Summer and Smoke.” Check out music from classical (Maria Farantouri) to rock (Jackson Browne) and rap (the Pul…

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The Friday 5: 5 Thoughts on the 2018 Tony Award Nominations by JK

Well, it's been a week and a half since the 2018 Tony Awards nominations were announced, and now that I've had some time to process this information (and see 3 more shows from the season), h…

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Carousel Tony Nominee Renée Fleming’s 6 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

The world-renowned soprano looks back on her award-winning career thus far.

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal to Air Tony Awards Episode in New York, Miami by

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, the monthly show featuring your favorite stage stars, has set a broadcast date for the May episode, “And the Tony Goes To…” The half-h…

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