Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Opinion: ‘Be More Chill’ and the buying power of social media by Jeremy Gerard

Social media is such an important factor in the marketing of Broadway shows that Facebook, Twitter and Instagram have become not only ticket sellers, but plot points in shows. The trend may …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Stephen Christopher Anthony to Lead DEAR EVAN HANSEN on Tour Beginning This September by BroadwayWorld

Dear Evan Hansen announces that Stephen Christopher Anthony will assume the title role of Evan Hansen beginning September 17, 2019, for the second year of the Tony Award-winning musical's No…

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Stephen Christopher Anthony Will Lead the North American Tour of Dear Evan Hansen by Ryan Gilbert

Today is a good day! Stephen Christopher Anthony will assume the title role in the North American tour of Dear Evan Hansen, beginning September 17 in Columbus, OH. Anthony has covered the ro…

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Transport Group's Sweet Charity Concert Casts Rachel Bay Jones, Bonnie Milligan, Alysha Umphress & Santino Fontana by Andy Lefkowitz

A starry lineup of talent has been announced to appear in Transport Group's upcoming first-class concert presentation of the 1966 musical Sweet Charity. The previously announced one-night e…

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Dear Evan Hansen National Tour to Welcome Stephen Christopher Anthony by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

The National Tour of the musical theatre phenomenon Dear Evan Hansen will welcome a new name to production’s titular role. Producer Stacey Mindich announced that Stephen Christopher Anth…

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Dear Evan Hansen Tour Will Welcome New Title Player in September by Andrew Gans

Current Evan alternate Stephen Christopher Anthony will don the cast full-time.

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Thursday, May 16, 2019

VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Sings DEAR EVAN HANSEN's 'You Will Be Found' by BroadwayWorld

Hugh Jackman is currently on an international tour, selling out Arenas across the globe As part of his tour, he performs a segment featuring the song from the current Broadway hit, DEAR EVAN…

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Be More Chill Leads Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Winners; Pretty Woman, Mockingbird Also Take Top Prizes by Broadway.com

Each year since 2000, Broadway.com has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. The 2019 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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Watch Dear Evan Hansen’s Michael Lee Brown Sing All 3 Parts in ‘Sincerely, Me’ by Ruthie Fierberg

The Evan alternate and understudy for Jared and Connor performs the full song with himself.

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Theater: Gems include August Wilson on the Hill, 'Dear Evan Hansen' and 'Hello, Dolly!' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The “Hamilton” parody “Spamilton” at CLO Cabaret and Front Porch’s “Bright Star” are among the summer-in-the-city highlights.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Sandy Gladstone by Zack Calhoon

Sandy Gladstone is an actor, singer, dancer and writer who has been studying and performing since age six, beginning with the Mark Morris Dance Company at six, the Brooklyn Youth Chorus at …

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VIDEO: DEAR EVAN HANSEN Standby Michael Lee Brown Stars In New Music Video For 'Sincerely, Me' by Stage Tube

Broadway standby Michael Lee Brown is literally always at the ready. As the cover for three unique roles in DEAR EVAN HANSEN, he is prepared to play Evan, Jared or Connor on a moment's notic…

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VIDEO: Alex Boniello Joins Child Mind's #MyYoungerSelf Campaign by Stage Tube

The Child Mind Institute today launched the 2019 MyYoungerSelf social media campaign, a unique and impactful awareness initiative. Watch below as Dear Evan Hansen's AlexBoniello shares his e…

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Ben Platt to Play Radio City Music Hall by Ruthie Fierberg

The Dear Evan Hansen Tony winner and solo artist made the announcement during his May 14 concert.

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Ben Levi Ross: from Carnegie Mellon to Broadway to 'Dear Evan Hansen' tour star by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Follow the journey of the CMU alum as he arrives with the Tony Award-winning musical for a sold-out run at Heinz Hall.

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Monday, May 13, 2019
Thursday, May 9, 2019

Rob McClure & Kate Baldwin to Lead Starry Readings of Mrs. Doubtfire Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed cast has been assembled for a pair of industry readings of the new musical version of Mrs. Doubtfire. Tony nominees Rob McClure (Beetlejuice) and Kate Baldwin (Superhero) wil…

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Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Samantha Williams Makes Her Broadway Debut as Alana Beck in DEAR EVAN HANSEN Today by BroadwayWorld

Dear Samantha Williams, today is going to be a good day and here's why...you're making your Broadway debut

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Dear Evan Hansen Welcomes Samantha Williams in Her Broadway Debut as Alana Beck by Andy Lefkowitz

Samantha Williams, a junior musical theater major at Pace University, takes over the role of Alana Beck in Dear Evan Hansen on May 7. Williams succeeds Phoenix Best, who took her final bo…

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Samantha Williams Joins Broadway’s Dear Evan Hansen May 7 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Music Box Theatre.

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

27 Memorable Lyrics From ‘Les Misérables’ by Kailey Hansen

Before ‘Hamilton’ or ‘Dear Evan Hansen’ swept the world by storm, another powerful musical transcended Broadway and found its place in mainstream culture. For decades, audiences acro…

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Friday, May 3, 2019


BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, May 2, 2019

Stephnie Hsu by Barry Gordin

Be More Chill’s Stephanie Hsu: A Comedienne on a Journey to Inspire By: Ellis Nassour May 3, 2019: Broadway’s newest musical, Be More Chill, had a storied path. The show, at the h…

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VIDEO: Ana Gasteyer Stars in One-Night Only Broadway Musical for Olay by Stage Tube

Ana Gasteyer, Hannah Rose, Dear Evan Hansen'sKristolyn Lloyd, Alysha Umphress, and Courtney Daniels star in the one-night only Broadway musical for Olay that alsofeaturesAlan H. Green, Mary …

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Shows like Next to Normal and Dear Evan Hansen, with their focus on mental illness, take a toll on actors too by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

Ma-Anne Dionisio tells Carly Maga it’s hard and emotionally draining to play someone like Diana Goodman in Next to Normal.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Love You Like a Table! Noah Galvin Takes His Waitress Debut Bow and Caitlin Houlahan Returns by Caitlin Moynihan

Noah Galvin and Caitlin Houlahan joined Waitress on April 29 at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre. Galvin took over the role of Ogie from Eddie Jemison and Houlahan returned to play Dawn, r…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think Of DEAR EVAN HANSEN on Tour? by BroadwayWorld

DEAR EVAN HANSEN is currently on tour across America The winner of six 2017 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Dear Evan Hansen features a book by Tony Award-winner Steven Levenson, a scor…

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BWW TV: DEAR EVAN HANSEN'S Alessandro Costantini and Shakura Dickson Take Over Instagram! by BroadwayWorld TV

This past Saturday was a great day, and here's why Alessandro Costantiniand Shakura Dickson from Toronto's production of Dear Evan Hansen took over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story for a behi…

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Noah Galvin Returns to Broadway in Waitress April 29 by Andrew Gans

The Dear Evan Hansen and The Real O'Neals star appears alongside Waitress alum Caitlin Houlahan.

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