Saturday, January 18, 2020

Welcome to the Rock! Episode 7 by James Marino

Welcome to the podcast series, “Welcome to the Rock!” A behind the curtain peek at what it takes to get a show from a seed of an idea all the way to a Broadway hit. The international hit…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Come From Away Scribes David Hein and Irene Sankoff Reveal the Story Behind Their First Collaboration, My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding by David Hein and Irene Sankoff

Ahead of taking the stage in the 10-year anniversary benefit concert of MMLJW, the Tony Award nominees share how their partnership began, the impact of their first musical, and more.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

La Jolla Playhouse to Premiere TO THE YELLOW HOUSE by Kimber Lee and GUILTY PLEASURE by Paul Rudnick in 2020/21 Season

La Jolla Playhouse has announced the final two productions for its 2020/2021 season: the world premieres of to the yellow house, by Kimber Lee (tokyo fish story), directed by former Playhous…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For COME FROM AWAY Creators Benefit Concert Of First Musical In Toronto

In July 2009, in the backroom of a narrow shop, two young, first-time playwrights performed their first musical at the Toronto Fringe. The show had a quirky title that immediately got it at…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

‘My Mother’s Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding’ is back and as political as ever by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Early creation by ‘Come From Away’ team returns to Toronto for a Project Parenthood benefit on Jan. 21.

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Meet the new islanders who have joined the West End line-up for Come From Away

Did you hear that Gander is going to be welcoming (via London’s Phoenix Theatre) a bunch of new members of the Come From Away community from 10 February 2020 as the award-winning musical b…

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

Welcome to the Rock! Episode 6 by James Marino

Welcome to the podcast series, “Welcome to the Rock!” A behind the curtain peek at what it takes to get a show from a seed of an idea all the way to a Broadway hit. The international hit…

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Friday, January 10, 2020

London's Come From Away to Welcome New Cast Members by Andy Lefkowitz

A slate of new stars will join the Olivier-winning London production of Come From Away next month. New cast members will begin in the production at the Phoenix Theatre on February 10. The n…

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Come From Away announces new West End cast by Ruth Comerford

Alice Fearn is to join the cast of Come From Away in the West End, as the musical undergoes its first major

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NEWS: Come From Away new West End cast announced by Press Releases

As the Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical Come From Away enters its second year in the West End, it welcomes new cast members from 10 February 2020.

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The new Come From Away cast has been announced

Come From Away is a certified smash hit here in the West End and has been going strong since it opened early last year. The cast is very much an ensemble and are a strong part of this shows …

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West End's Come From Away Will Welcome Alice Fern and More by Dan Meyer

The newest residents of the rock take the stage February 10.

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West End's Come From Away Will Welcome Alice Fearn and More by Dan Meyer

The newest residents of the rock take the stage February 10.

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Come From Away London welcomes new cast from 10 February 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Come From Away London will welcome new cast members to the Olivier Award-winning musical as the show enters its second year in the West End. This post Come From Away London w…

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COME FROM AWAY Announces New West End Cast

As the Olivier Award-winning a?oeBest New Musicala?? Come From Away enters its second year in the West End, it welcomes new cast members from Monday 10 February 2020. This joyous musical tel…

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Thursday, January 9, 2020

Dee Roscioli, Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, and More Join 54 SINGS DOLLY PARTON

Dee Roscioli (Wicked, The Cher Show), Nicole Vanessa Ortiz (Smokey Joe's Café), Ben Clark (The Circus in Winter, Skin and Bones), Gregory Driscoll (Fab The Duo), Victoria Huston-Elem (Findi…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

VIDEO: Irene Sankoff and David Hein Talk MY MOTHER'S LESBIAN JEWISH WICCAN WEDDING Reunion Concert in Toronto

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Irene Sankoff and David Hein, the team behind Come From Away, will hold a reunion concert for their first musical, MY MOTHER'S LESBIAN JEWISH WICCAN WED…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Pearl Sun Begins Run as Janice in Broadway's Come From Away by Andy Lefkowitz

Pearl Sun, a standby in the Broadway hit Come From Away, takes over the role of Janice in the musical for a limited run beginning on January 7. Sun will continue in the role through March 29…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Andrea Martin, Santino Fontana, Megan Hilty, Javier Munoz And More Join VOICES FOR THE VOICELESS Concert At The Town Hall

This year's concert line-up includes Tony nominee Jenn Colella (Come From Away), Tony Award-winner Santino Fontana (Tootsie), Ta'Nika Gibson (Ain't Too Proud), Emmy Award-winner Judy Gold ('…

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

Welcome to the Rock! Episode 5 by James Marino

Welcome to the podcast series, “Welcome to the Rock!” A behind the curtain peek at what it takes to get a show from a seed of an idea all the way to a Broadway hit. The international hit…

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

Pearl Sun Will Fill In for Emily Walton in COME FROM AWAY on Broadway

BroadwayWorld has just learned that original Come From Away cast member Pearl Sun will fill in as 'Janice & Others' in Broadway's Come From Away, January 7 through March 29. Sun takes o…

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Pearl Sun to Fill In for Emily Walton in Come From Away on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Pearl Sun, a current standby in the Broadway hit Come From Away, will take over the role of Janice in the musical for a limited run from January 7 through March 29. Sun will step in for Emil…

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Uncle and niece share the Broadway stage in ‘Come From Away’ by Barbara Hoffman

“It’s so crazy!” says Emily Walton of co-starring with her uncle Jim.

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Friday, December 27, 2019

Can a musical about Norman Bethune be Canada’s next ‘Come From Away’? by Tony Wong - Television Critic

Michael Rubinoff has seen the musical he produced, ‘Come From Away,’ make it from Sheridan College in Oakville to Broadway. Can he do it again with ‘Bethune’? The Star followed the c…

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Tuesday, December 24, 2019

From Come From Away to The Antipodes: Top 10 Shows of 2019 by Not Exactly Billington

Here’s our Top 10 list for 2019 with three musicals – Come From Away, Curve’s West Side Story and the touring production of Amelie dominating the top spots.

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Monday, December 23, 2019

Guest Blog: Experiencing theatre with chronic illness by Kitty Underwood

Pippa Stacey writes Life Of Pippa, a blog on theatre, books and life with chronic illness. Read her review of her trip to see Come From Away here. The post Guest Blog: Experiencing theatre w…

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

2019 in Review: The Best of Broadway (and Off) in Performance by JK

2019 is rapidly coming to a close (which may not be such a bad thing these days) and today we are going to celebrate some of our favorite performances over the past twelve months. We came up…

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Hannah Waddingham & More to Join Rachel Tucker in The Pirate Queen Benefit at London Coliseum by Andy Lefkowitz

Further casting has been announced for the upcoming charity gala performance of the 2007 musical The Pirate Queen, slated to play London Coliseum next year. The previously announced event, …

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Giving Voice to New Narratives: A Conversation with Jessica Bird Beza

by Rotimi Agbabiaka This October, Jessica Bird Beza succeeded Amy Mueller as executive artistic director of Playwrights Foundation. Previously a resident of San Diego, Bird Beza served in p…

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My Mother's Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding, First Musical From Come From Away Creators, to Receive Benefit Concert by Andrew Gans

The 10-year anniversary concert of David Hein and Irene Sankoff's musical will play Toronto's Royal Alexandra Theatre.

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