Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Andrew Lloyd Webber warns of diversity crisis in British theatre by Dalya Alberge

Composer publishes report saying he fears for ‘hideously white’ industry’s survival unless it reflects diversity of population Andrew Lloyd Webber has said he fears for the survival of…

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Hot Clip of the Day: It Doesn't Get Better Than Mandy & Patti in Evita at the 1980 Tony Awards

Give your day the start it needs with "A New Argentina".

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Spotlight On...Beatriz Naranjo by Michael Block

Name: Beatriz NaranjoHometown: Caracas, VenezuelaEducation: BA Point Park UniversitySelect Credits: The Buddy Holly Story at TBTS (Maria Elena Santiago), 21 The Musical at Pittsburgh Playhou…

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Photo Flash: Patti LuPone Captured in EVITA-Themed Holiday Ornament for BC/EFA by BroadwayWorld

Inimitable icon Patti LuPone has been a shining star on Broadway for more than four decades. Now, she can be the brilliant centerpiece of your holiday decor as the latest addition to Broadwa…

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Sunday, November 13, 2016

Spotlight On...Brian Demar Jones by Michael Block

Name: Brian Demar JonesHometown: Rochester, NYEducation: BA from SUNY Binghamton and MFA from University of WashingtonSelect Credits: Batboy, Billy Crocker in Anything Goes, Les Miserables, …

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Friday, November 11, 2016

STAGE TUBE: Andrew Lloyd Webber Dreams Up A Trump Musical with Graham Norton by Stage Tube

Andrew Lloyd Webber knows a thing or two about writing musicals about controversial political figures. It's no wonder that the news of this week's election got the 'Evita' composer and talk …

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Monday, November 7, 2016

SF Opera’s ‘Aida’ looks a bit like ‘Evita’ by Leslie Katz

Director Francesca Zambello’s new San Francisco Opera production of “Aida” — boasting bold, contemporary designs by Los Angeles street artist RETNA — meets the challenges o…

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

STAGE TUBE: Ramin Karimloo is Rainbow High with New EVITA Cover by Stage Tube

Check out former Che, Ramin Karimloo, share an acourstic take on the Evita classic, 'High Flying Adored.'

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“Evita” Teen Star Isa Briones On The Energy Of Acting by Cary Ginell

BY CARY GINELL If you have the opportunity to see Cabrillo Music Theatre’s splendid production of Evita this weekend, you will no doubt be drawn to the electrifying performances by it…

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

BWW Interview: Star Ben Forster On PHANTOM OF THE OPERA's 30th Anniversary by Marianka Swain

Ben Forster became a household name when he won Andrew Lloyd Webber's Superstar TV competition and went on to lead the UK arena tour of Jesus Christ Superstar. His West End work includes Evi…

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

War Paint, Starring Tony Winners Patti LuPone & Christine Ebersole, Sets Broadway Dates & Theater by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The 2017 Tony Awards race is really heating up! As expected, War Paint, starring two-time Tony winners Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole, is heading to Broadway this season. Directed by Mi…

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Monday, October 10, 2016

BWW Interview: Broadway Choreographer Larry Fuller Talks Career and Being Celebrated by Dancers Over 40 by Bob Rizzo

Choreographer Larry Fuller is responsible for the staging of some of Broadway's most iconic musicals. Whether it was his Tony Award nominated dances in Evita, or his staging for the murderou…

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Saturday, October 8, 2016

Review: Patti LuPone at Wolf Trap by Tiffany Draut

The Barns at Wolf Trap resonated with the powerful belt of one of Broadway’s reigning divas tonight as Patti LuPone brought her concert “Don’t Monkey with Broadway” d…

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Add A Touch of Star Quality to Your Tree with Brand-New Patti LuPone EVITA Holiday Ornament by BroadwayWorld

The ninth ornament in Broadway CaresEquity Fights AIDS annualBroadway Legendsseries is the magnificent Patti LuPone in her Tony Award-winning role as Eva Peron inEvita.

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Marc Baron Ginsburg Talks About Playing “Che” in Cabrillo’s New Production of “Evita” by Cary Ginell

BY CARY GINELL In Cabrillo Music Theatre’s new production of Evita, the role of Che, the narrator figure based on Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, is played by Marc Baron Ginsburg. …

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Director Michael Grandage Is Invited Into the 1% With ‘Frozen, the Musical’ by Patrick Pacheco

From 2002 to 2012, director Michael Grandage was the head of London’s Donmar Warehouse. The position he inherited from Sam Mendes was long on prestige, artistic achievement, and honors. Bu…

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Saturday, October 1, 2016

CHEWING THE SCENERY- Patti LuPone's Autobiography Continues as She Becomes Eva Peron! by Randy Rainbow

It's time for the newest episode of BWW's exclusive TV series - CHEWING THE SCENERY WITHRandy Rainbow In this edition, Randy returns toPatti LuPone's autobiography- this time recalling her r…

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Harold Prince's Prince of Broadway to Land on the Great White Way by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We told you this tuner was one to watch! The long-in-the-works musical Prince of Broadway, which ran in Japan last year, is looking to begin performances on the Main Stem in the fall of 201…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Disney Confirms Frozen Musical's Schedule, Director, Designer & Broadway Theater by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The rumors were true. We now have official confirmation from Disney Theatricals that Tony and Olivier Award-winning director Michael Grandage and his longtime collaborator, Tony and Olivier …

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Tony Winner Michael Grandage Enlisted to Direct Broadway-Bound Frozen by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Michael Grandage has been tapped to helm the much-anticipated stage adaptation of Frozen. The New York Post reports that the Red Tony winner has boarded the production after a bit of a switc…

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Theater News: Eden Espinosa and Anthony Crivello Discuss Their Work in Evita

The pair star in a new production of the musical at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center.

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STAGE TUBE: Eden Espinosa and Anthony Crivello Talk EVITA in New Series 'Broadway Breakfast' by Stage Tube

Studio Tenn and Tennessee Performing Arts Center present Evita, now running through September 18, starring Broadway divaEden Espinosain the title role,Anthony CrivelloasJuan PeronandBen Craw…

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Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/16; EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa, IN THE HEIGHTS in Atlanta, Patti LuPone in by BroadwayWorld

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Nashville, Atlanta, Costa Mesa and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Studio T…

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

School Of Rock West End Cast And Creative Announced

Andrew Lloyd Webber is the composer of some of the world’s best known musicals including Cats, Evita, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Phantom …

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Photo Flash: First Look at KC Rep's EVITA, Starring Mariand Torres and Mauricio Martinez by BroadwayWorld

Kansas City Repertory Theatre welcomescelebrated Latin American film, television, and music star Mauricio Martinez in theiconic role of Che in the musical Evita, directed by KC Rep Artistic …

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BWW TV: Watch Highlights of KC Rep's EVITA, Starring Mariand Torres and Mauricio Martinez by BroadwayWorld TV

Kansas City Repertory Theatre welcomes celebrated Latin American film, television, and music starMauricio Martinezin the iconic role of Che in the musical Evita, directed by KC Rep Artistic …

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See Mariand Torres Star in Evita by Monica Simoes

Take a first look at Mariand Torres and the cast of the KC Rep production of Evita.

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Willemijn Verkaik Will Return to Wicked in the West End by Lindsey Sullivan

The West End's Wicked will welcome back Willemijn Verkaik as Elphaba on January 30, 2017. Sue Kelvin and Sarah McNicholas are also scheduled to start performances on that date as Madame …

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Video Flash: Watch Eden Espinosa Take On the Role of Eva Perón in Evita

Anthony Crivello stars opposite Espinosa in the Tennessee Performing Arts Center production.

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STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of Studio Tenn's EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa! by Stage Tube

Studio Tenn and Tennessee Performing Arts Center present Evita, now running through September 18, starring Broadway diva Eden Espinosa in the title role, Anthony Crivello as Juan Peron and B…

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