Thursday, November 12, 2020

Theater Couple Emily Padgett & Josh Young Welcome Baby Boy by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway couple Emily Padgett and Josh Young have announced the birth of their second child Leo Elliott Young, born on November 11; their first child, a daughter named Adele May, was born on…

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Jay Armstrong Johnson and More to Appear on Equity One: Broadway's Happy Hour

Equity One: Broadway's Happy Hour has announced their Spooky Special. The podcast co-hosted by Caleb Dicke (Broadway Backwards, Goodspeed Opera House, Music Theatre Wichita) and Elliott Matt…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Creatives by JK

Last week's Musical of the Month column focused on what has become of the original cast of Hairspray since they took Broadway by storm during the summer of 2002. This week, we'll take a loo…

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Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Cast by JK

We started off this month's Musical of the Month, Hairspray with a look back at the origins and facts behind the original Broadway production. This week, we take a closer look at that cas…

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Sunday, September 13, 2020

Learn All About the Sleepless in Seattle Musical on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. This week,…

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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

See You Soon, Emerald City by Jackson Cline

By Lindsay Northen …

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Friday, April 24, 2020

Good Morning, Quarantine! Watch Mrs. Doubtfire's Jake Ryan Flynn Reinvent a Hairspray Classic by Lindsey Sullivan

With Mrs. Doubtfire on pause as a result of the Broadway shutdown, the show's Jake Ryan Flynn is still finding a way to leave theater lovers laughing. Flynn, who made his Broadway debut in …

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Friday, April 17, 2020

An Evening With Adam Noviello by Peter J Snee

Whilst appearing in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Adam Noviello was hard at work producing his award-winning feature film debut, Spencer, and

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY cancels Brisbane season by Gabi Bergman

Producers today confirmed that the postponed Brisbane season of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory would not be going ahead. We regret to

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

VIDEO: Check Out the New Episode Of Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW - VIRTUAL EDITION

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) continues with the release of the fifth episode featuring special guests Swayam Bhatia (Disney+'s Mighty Ducks, Rea…

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Celebrity Self-Tape: Emmy Nominee Jackie Hoffman Does Disney As She Auditions for Her Dream Role by Ruthie Fierberg

The star of Feud: Bette and Joan as well as Broadway’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory welcomes the new king of the jungle.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY postpones Brisbane season by Gabi Bergman

Following QPAC’s announcement that they are shutting theatres, the producers of Charlie And The Chocolate Factory have released a statement regarding the

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Full Casting Announced for Phylicia Rashad-Directed Blue at the Apollo by Michael Appler

Casting is complete for the upcoming New York production of Blue, writer Charles Randolph-Wright and composer Nona Hendrix's musical play of class and race. Tony winning actress Phylicia …

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

A Crossing, Dance Musical from Tony Nominee Joshua Bergasse, Sets World Premiere with Barrington Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

The Berkshires' Barrington Stage Company will debut the new dance musical A Crossing during its 2020 summer season. Tony nominee Joshua Bergasse will direct and choreograph the world premier…

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Exclusive! Michael Wartella to Headline Dion Musical The Wanderer at Paper Mill Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

Talented stage alum Michael Wartella will portray singer-songwriter Dion DiMucci in the world premiere musical The Wanderer at Paper Mill Playhouse this spring. The previously announced prod…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

Sweet Fun At Roald Dahl’s Charlie & The Chocolate Factory by Bill Hirschman

At the beginning of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, now at the Arsht Center, Willy Wonka says chocolate is “quite simply, the greatest invention in the entire history of …

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Friday, December 13, 2019

See the New Touring Cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in the Rehearsal Room by

Go inside the rehearsal studio to see the new touring cast of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory prepare to take the show on the road.

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Inside the Press Day for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’s 2020 National Tour by Nathan Skethway

The tour will launch January 1 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami, Florida.

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Photo Flash: First Look at EMOJILAND Rehearsal Photos with Lesli Margherita, Josh Lamon and More

 Emojiland The Musical has just released its first rehearsal photos, which include shots of Broadway stars Lesli Margherita as Princess Josh Lamon as Prince and Ann Harada as Pile of Poo. T…

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Gizel Jiménez, Kristolyn Lloyd, Manu Narayan & More to Join Mario Cantone in Bliss at 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the brand-new musical Bliss, slated to make its world premiere at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre this winter. The previously announced tuner, directed by Tony nominee S…

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The Phantom of the Opera Star Ben Crawford Is's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready for a one-of-a-kind look inside Broadway's longest-running musical, The Phantom of the Opera. The hit show's strong-voiced title star Ben Crawford has signed on to lead Broadway.c…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Charlie Bucket finds his Golden Ticket in Brisbane by Arts Review

The Producers of the Helpmann Award nominated spectacular, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, have announced the four boys who will play the role of Charlie Bucket in the Brisbane season of …

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Experiencing Kid’s Week at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Gabi Bergman

An exciting new initiative between Her Majesty’s Theatre and theatre producer John Frost, Kid’s Week aims to encourage children who haven’t had an opportunity to experience a professio…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Scott Wittman!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to Tony-winning lyricist and director Scott Wittman about Frank Sinatra's 1966 live album, 'Sinatra at the Sands.' They also discuss Bette Midler, Patti …

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Sunday, December 1, 2019

Kid’s week announced at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Peter J Snee

Australia’s leading theatre producer John Frost and Her Majesty’s Theatre owner Mike Walsh have announced an exciting new initiative, Kid’s Week at Charlie and the Chocolate Factory fr…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory welcomes John O’May as Grandpa Joe by Arts Review

One of Australia’s most experienced musical theatre performers, John O’May, will soon step into the shoes of Grandpa Joe in the spectacular musical Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocola…

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Max Crumm, Jacob Dickey and More Will Round Out Star-Studded Cast of EMOJILAND

The Emojiland kingdom is now complete! Arborhouse Productions & Visceral Entertainment (Michael Chase Gosselin and Tim Sulka) today announced that Max Crumm (Grease, Disaster) will take …

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Max Crumm, Jacob Dickey & More Round Out the Cast of Emojiland by Andy Lefkowitz

We're all smiles! Max Crumm and Jacob Dickey are among the newly announced batch of stars set to appear in the upcoming off-Broadway transfer of Emojiland. The previously announced tune…

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Music Theatre International acquires rights to ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ by Caitlin Huston

Music Theatre International has acquired the worldwide licensing rights to the musical adaptation of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.” The musical features a score by Marc Shaiman, wi…

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