Thursday, July 18, 2019

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer For YOU ARE HERE: A COME FROM AWAY STORY, in Cinemas on 9/11

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, 'You Are Here,' from award-winning producer Peter Gentile, which was influenced by the same events that inspired the hit Broadway musical 'Come From Awa…

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

An Onslaught of Closing Notices by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady Next month, five new Broadway musicals will close. Most of them are musicals with large ensembles: The Prom…

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Award-Winning Documentary You Are Here: A Come From Away Story to Play U.S. Theaters on September 11 by Andy Lefkowitz

This fall, American audiences will have the chance to see an award-winning film about the events that inspired the musical Come From Away. You Are Here: A Come From Away Story, which debute…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Shoshana Bean, Alex Brightman & More Will Perform this Week at Broadway in Bryant Park

This week's performances will feature the casts of WAITRESS (Shoshana Bean, Brandon Kalm, Charity Angel Dawson, Dayna Dantzler, Jessie Hooker-Bailey, Max Kumangai, Tyrone Davis Jr.); CHICAGO…

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Monday, July 15, 2019

VIDEO: Get A First Look At Jenn Colella in PETER PAN at Pittsburgh CLO

BroadwayWorld has a first look at Pittsburgh CLO's Peter Pan starring Jenn Colella, star of Tony-winning Come From Away, Charles Shaughnessy, best known as Maxwell Sheffield on TV's The Nan…

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NYC Blackout Lights Up Times Square With Impromptu Cast Performances; Dave Chappelle Takes Show To Comedy Clubs, Famous Fans Follow by Greg Evans

This afternoon’s weekly Broadway box office report should shine a light on at least one aspect of Saturday night’s Manhattan blackout, but for some New Yorkers and out-of-towners the imp…

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Saturday, July 13, 2019

Broadway #Blackout. Some Cast Members Take To The Streets by New York Theater

A power outage in midtown shuttered more than two dozen Broadway shows. The casts of some of them took to the streets — See below Hadestown, Hamilton, Come From Away, Waitress… and Carne…

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Olivier Awards to Limit Amount of Prize Statuettes Given Due to Spike in Extra Requests

The Olivier Awards, the top theatre prize of London's West End, have proposed to ration the amount of statuettes given out each year, according to The Stage. This new decision comes after th…

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Monday, July 8, 2019

On the Couch with Nathan Carter by Arts Review

Who is Nathan Carter? Singer. Mover. Shaker. Sydney born Melburnian. Once a Shakespearian Improvisor. Now playing Nick, Doug and others in Come From Away. What would you do differently to wh…

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Broadway Grosses: Moulin Rouge! Brings Big Bucks in First Week of Previews by

Summer is officially here and audiences are packing in to Broadway houses to cool off from the heat. Moulin Rouge! had a great first week on Broadway bringing in $1,335,045.50 after only f…

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Friday, July 5, 2019

Welcome to the Rock! Go Backstage at Come From Away with These Exclusive Photos by

Ready to feel like an islander? has an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at what goes on before and during a performance of the Tony-nominated musical Come From Away, which tells…

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Thursday, July 4, 2019
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Nothin' But A Great Time by Mo Brady

Rock of Ages at New World Stages Review by Mo Brady The off-Broadway company of Rock of Ages (Photo by Matthew Murphy) …

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Australian Premiere of Come From Away Begins July 3 by Andrew Gans

The musical plays Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Jim Walton Takes on Seven Questions About Come From Away, Merrily We Roll Along and the Most Joyful Stage Experience He's Had So Far

Jim Walton talks about his Come From Away anxiety, why meeting fans is his favorite part of the job, and his cherished memories of Sondheim's Merrily and Follies.

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Behind the Candelabra Musical in the Works; Producer David Permut Acquires Rights to HBO Film by

A Liberace musical (or two) has been in the works for some time now, but some creative pieces are now falling into place. According to Showbiz411, previously announced producer David Permut…

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Video: Happy Canada Day from the West End Cast of COME FROM AWAY

To celebrate Canada Day the cast of Come From Away decided to help pay it forward and give commuters at Tottenham Court Road station a helping hand with their travel. BroadwayWorld UK report…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Aladdin Has a Shining, Shimmering, Splendid Week at the Box Office by

It's summer, and though Arabian nights are hotter than hot, audiences seem to be keeping cool at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Disney blockbuster Aladdin grabbed one of the top five spots, gro…

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Documentary YOU ARE HERE, Based On Same Events As COME FROM AWAY, Lands in Cinemas On 9/11

On September 11, 2001, global chaos ensued as the World Trade Center Towers came crashing down, and the fate of airline passengers en route to America was literally thrown off course. When 3…

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Celebrate Canada Day With a PSA From Come From Away by Dan Meyer

Astrid Van Wieren, Tony LePage, and Petrina Bromley all share the truth about being from Canada.

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How Come From Away’s Jenn Colella Hopped on a Plane for an Audition and Wound Up Making Her Broadway Debut by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares backstage stories from Playbill Travel’s cruise to Greece starring Colella, Rachel Bay Jones, Terrence Mann, and more.

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

"We Have History Now." by Mo Brady

by Angela Tricarico In the four years since Come From Away made its world premiere in La Jolla, California, this small …

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

BWW Exclusive: Making the Music of COME FROM AWAY

Last week we brought you a backstage look at some of the instruments played by  Come From Away band member Ben Power. Today, we take a closer look at even more instruments with Romano Di …

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Watch the Cast of Broadway's Come From Away Share What Pride Means to Them by Dan Meyer

Caesar Samayoa, Tony LePage, Petrina Bromley, Astrid Van Wieren, and Joel Hatch discuss their personal connections to the LGBTQ+ community.

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Monday, June 24, 2019

How an Onstage Mishap in the Original Les Misérables Led Fantine to Carry Herself to Her Death Bed by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares stories about the performers on Playbill Travel’s cruise to Greece: from Come From Away’s Jenn Colella to Dear Evan Hansen’s Rachel …

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Saturday, June 22, 2019
Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Uplifting Come From Away Is Season’s Don’t Miss Highlight by Bill Hirschman

Even writing about it the next day, the warmth still glows. In this time, to quote a lyric from another show, “of cold and darkness, in this terrifying night,” the affirmation of basic h…

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Friday, June 14, 2019

Watch Come From Away Celebrate the 73rd Tony Awards by Playbill Staff

The cast of Come from Away, along with a few special guests, cheered on the nominees with nods from the show like a Cod Kiss Cam and sports classics like the wave.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mirvish aims for screech-in world record at Come From Away by Victoria Ahearn - The Canadian Press

The entire audience at the July performance will be invited to down a shot of screech (or ginger ale) and kiss a plastic cod.

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