Tuesday, July 17, 2018

10 West End Musicals We Hope Will Come to Broadway by Mark A. Robinson

So many of the musicals that originate on Broadway eventually make their way to London’s West End. It is, however, somewhat taken for granted that a great many musicals come to us from Gre…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Can Johnny Depp rise up from this Nadir by Blouin Artinfo

Many would agree that this one man’s life could probably make a great script for a film. Johnny Depp’s troubles keep proliferating and his public image continues to be on the descent. Mu…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Tour Dates Announced for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Broadwaydirect

Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory made Broadway a little sweeter, and now this show is heading across the imagi-nation! Charlie and the Chocolate Factory tells the story of Wi…

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Full List of Cities and Dates Announced For National Tour of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY by BroadwayWorld

The chocolate factory is coming to a city near you Full dates and cities have been announced for the upcoming North American tour of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. The tour will launch a…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Broadway's Emily Padgett & Josh Young Tie the Knot by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway couple Emily Padgett and Josh Young were married on June 3! The beloved stage pair, who broke the news of their nuptials on Instagram, announced their engagement early las…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Kathy Fitzgerald & More Complete the Cast of Meet Me in St. Louis at the Muny by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for The Muny's upcoming closing centennial-season production, Meet Me in St. Louis. The new staging will be directed by Tony nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge …

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Odds & Ends: Darren Criss & Lea Michele Kick Off New Concert Tour & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and this long weekend. Darren Criss & Lea Michele Kick Off New Concert Tour Dynamic Glee duo Darren Criss and Lea Michel…

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

When "The Best" Isn't Your "Favorite": Dear Evan Hansen vs Come From Away by JK

Will you be found?A couple of months ago, I wrote a column about the year the Best Musical was Hamilton, but my favorite show that season was American Psycho.  (Read it HERE.)Who'd…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Odds & Ends: Jackie Hoffman to Play Yente in Yiddish-Language Fiddler on the Roof & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Jackie Hoffman to Play Yente in Yiddish-Language Fiddler on the Roof Emmy nominee and Broadway regular Jackie Hoffman (Char…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Mamie Parris, Bryonha Marie Parham & More to Join Drew Gehling in World Premiere Musical Dave by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented group of stage stars comprise the newly announced complete cast of Dave, a world premiere musical adaptation of the 1993 White House comedy flick of the same name. The previo…

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Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Willy Wonka is on his way by Arts Review

Tickets to the spectacular new musical Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will go on sale this Friday 4 May at 4.00pm, with pre-sales now available. Fans can purchase tickets f…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Ben Crawford Is the New Star of Broadway's The Phantom of the Opera by Andy Lefkowitz

Power-voiced stage alum Ben Crawford begins his run in Broadway's longest-running musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera, on April 16. The talented actor takes …

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Friday, March 16, 2018

Só Dança introduces a new Broadway-Cabaret Footwear Collection by Admin

“I can always spot a dancer who’s not comfortable dancing in heels,” says Broadway choreographer Josh Bergasse (On the Town, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Smash). But walking in h…

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Odds & Ends: Bedknobs and Broomsticks Stage Musical Sets World Premiere in Chicago & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Bedknobs and Broomsticks Stage Musical to Make World Premiere in Chicago A new stage musical adaptation of the beloved Disn…

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Will Arrive in Australia in 2019 by Andrew Gans

The musical, seen in London and subsequently on Broadway, will play Sydney’s Capitol Theatre.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory to open in Sydney in 2019 by Arts Review

Step inside a world of pure imagination as theatre producers John Frost, Craig Donnell, Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, Langley Park Productions and Neal Street Productions have announced the…

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Friday Playlist: Kyle Taylor Parker Shares His Super Soul Playlist

Kyle Taylor Parker (Kinky Boots, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) shares the music that influences his new style of music.

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Ben Crawford Is The Phantom of the Opera's New Masked Man by Andy Lefkowitz

Power-voiced stage alum Ben Crawford has been announced as the new star of Broadway's longest-running musical, Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera. Beginning on April…

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Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Odds & Ends: Leslie Odom Jr. Cast in CBS All Access Series $1 & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Leslie Odom Jr. Cast in CBS All Access Series $1 Leslie Odom Jr. is headed to the small screen with a sweet new gig. The Ha…

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Friday, March 2, 2018

WATCH: #PalladiumPicks... @jonathanslinger and ALL the Charlie Buckets sing "Pure Imagination" from @CharlieChoc_UK

It's a classic from the original film that reminded audiences on the West End and then Broadway why they fell in love with the story to begin with. CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is one o…

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Monday, February 26, 2018

Girl From the North Country Will Join Dear Evan Hansen, Ain't Too Proud, Waitress in Toronto's Mirvish Season by Andrew Gans

Toronto audiences will also have the chance to see Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, School of Rock, and more.

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Monday, February 19, 2018

BWW TV Exclusive: Whole Artist Management Takes Over at Broadway Sessions! by Ben Cameron

We find all kinds of families when working in the theatre. Each new cast is a family. Well, it was my pleasure to welcome some of my very own family, my WAMFAM, to Broadway Sessions recently…

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Friday, February 9, 2018

'Broadwaysted' Welcomes KINKY BOOTS and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY's Kyle Taylor Parker by Broadwaysted

Grab your headphones and heels because this week, we're talking cabbage with KINKY BOOTS and CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY star Kyle Taylor Parker or KTP as Kyle superfan and MomOfTheSho…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Anastasia and Hello, Dolly! Will Play San Francisco in 2019 by Adam Hetrick

The SHN 2018–2019 season at the Orpheum and Golden Gate Theatres also includes Falsettos and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

‘Hello Dolly!’ and more to play Hollywood Pantages theater in 2018-2019 by Caitlin Huston

The Hollywood Pantages Theatre announced its 2018-2019 season Tuesday including a  production of “Hello, Dolly!” In addition to “Hello, Dolly!,” the Pantages season …

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Tony-Winning Hello, Dolly! Revival to Play Los Angeles; Full Pantages Season Announced by Andrew Gans

The season will also include Fiddler on the Roof, Miss Saigon, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

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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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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - January 15th - Once On This Island and Farinelli Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Once On This Island 4.41, Spongebob 3.37, The Band's Visit 2.56, Miss Saigon 2.42 and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 1.29. The top growing c…

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Sunday, January 14, 2018

Closing Up Shop! CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY Takes Final Broadway Bows Today by BroadwayWorld

The factory is all out of golden tickets. Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory plays its final Broadway performance today, January 14, 2018 after playing 27 previews and 305 regula…

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#OneLastTime by JK

The Wonka factory is out of candyToday, January 14, 2018, is a milestone day on Broadway.  There were many goodbyes to be shared.  Two shows are closing, the revival of Miss Saigon…

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