Saturday, May 23, 2015

Join Conversation with Michael Cerveris by Lauren Yarger

Screen Actors Guild Foundation and Broadwayworld.comInvite You and A Guestto a Conversations on BroadwayQ&A withMichael Cerveris (2015 Tony Nomination forBest Performance by an…

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Interview: Liz Callaway on Judy Garland and How She Was Born to Do Sondheim Shows by Jose Solis

Ever since making her debut in Stephen Sondheim’s Merrily We Roll Along, Liz Callaway has made a name for herself as one of Broadway’s very best. From Evita to Cats, she has starred in s…

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Friday, May 22, 2015

Show People with Paul Wontorek Interview: Michael Cerveris of FUN HOME, SWEENEY TODD, EVITA & More by

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Thursday, May 14, 2015

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Patti LuPone is Unrecognizable in PENNY DREADFUL Guest Role! by TV News Desk

Two-time Tony Award winner, Patti LuPone American Horror Story, Life Goes On, Evita, Gypsy, captivates this week's episode of PENNY DREADFUL in a special guest appearance on Sunday, May 17 a…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

He Never Shall Yield: Earl Carpenter Returns to Les Miserables on Broadway by

Do not forget his name! Earl Carpenter will return to the Broadway revival of Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil’s Les Miserables as Javert on May 12. He replaces Will Swen…

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Sunday, May 10, 2015

‘Chess’ at Kensington Arts Theatre by Anne Vandercook

Rock musicals have engaged audiences in the US and abroad for over 50 years. Coming to prominence in the late 60’s the genre hit its stride in the 70’s and 80’s with classics like the …

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Thursday, May 7, 2015

Photo Special: Celebrating the High Flying Adored Leading Ladies of Broadway’s Evita by Matthew Blank, Joseph Marzullo

Eva Peron, the First Lady of Argentina from 1946 to 1952, was born on this date in 1919. We thought it would be a great time to look back at some of the stellar women who have played Eva on …

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Friday, May 1, 2015

Audra McDonald, Your Tardiness Is Excused by Sarah B. Roberts

We were supposed to see Audra McDonald at Carnegie Hall on December 12, 2014.  Unfortunately, she postponed due to a work conflict.  We finally saw her on Wednesday night, Apr…

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Watch Audra McDonald Belt Out Evita’s “Rainbow High” at Carnegie Hall by Andrew Gans

Audra McDonald, who won a record-breaking sixth Tony Award for her performance in Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill in 2014, offered a solo concert April 29 at Carnegie Hall.

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Thursday, April 30, 2015

STAGE TUBE: Audra McDonald Performs 'Rainbow High' from EVITA at Carnegie Hall by Stage Tube

Audra McDonaldbrought her Broadway prowess to Carnegie Hall last night, April 29, 2015 and performed 'Rainbow High' from Andrew Lloyd Webber's EVITA -- a role she first took on at the age of…

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Monday, April 27, 2015

Voila! An American in Paris' Max von Essen Is's Next Vlogger by Ryan McPhee

He’s the man we love! An American in Paris standout Max von Essen is grabbing a camera as’s latest vlogger. Look out for the new series ‘S Wonderful: Backstage…

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Saturday, April 25, 2015

BWW Interview: Carman Napier Talks Bringing EVITA Back to New York with the Gallery Players by Anna Bencivengo

Napier recently chatted with BroadwayWorld about her history with EVITA, the pressures of playing an iconic role and historical figure, her favorite moments in the show, and much more. Check…

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Carman Napier, Dale Sampson and Jonathan Mesisca Lead EVITA, Opening Tonight at Gallery Players by BroadwayWorld

The Gallery Players announces EVITA, the final musical of their 48th Season. With music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice, this epic musical is directed by Mark Harborth Rent, Dr…

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Intimate Evita Rocks Brooklyn Starting Tonight by Andrew Gans

The Gallery Players production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Tony-winning Evita plays the Brooklyn venue April 25-May 17.

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Happy Birthday, Doll! 25 Videos of Patti LuPone’s Best Belting Moments! by Playbill Staff

Two-time Tony Award-winning Evita and Gypsy star Patti LuPone celebrates her birthday April 21.

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Monday, April 20, 2015

VIDEO: FUNNY OR DIE Spoofs Madonna's HAMILTON Texting Debacle with EVITA Tune by BroadwayWorld

Inspired by reports of Madonna's incessant texting at The Public Theatre's Hamilton on April 18 that resulted in the pop star being disinvited backstage by the show's creator Lin-Manuel Mira…

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Saturday, April 18, 2015

Elaine Paige on Her Farewell Concert Film, Nicole Scherzinger in Cats & Keeping Her Costumes by Ryan McPhee

Elaine Paige is often referred to as the First Lady of British Musical Theater, having originated such iconic roles as Eva Peron in Evita and Grizabella in Cats. But now—50 y…

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Friday, April 17, 2015

Patti LuPone to Bring FAR AWAY PLACES to Schimmel Center by BroadwayWorld

For one night only on Saturday, May 9 at 730pm, Broadway legend Patti LuPone will perform in her critically-acclaimed concert, Far Away Places, conceived and directed by Scott Wittman with m…

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Sweet Sound of Amazing Grace Will be Heard on Broadway; Josh Young-Led New Tuner Sets Dates & Theater by Imogen Lloyd Webber

If it was ever lost, it's now's home on Broadway. Amazing Grace, which ran in Chicago in fall 2014, will begin performances at the Nederlander Theatre on June 25. Josh You…

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Monday, April 13, 2015

Earl Carpenter Will Return to Broadway's Les Miserables as Javert, Replacing Will Swenson by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Do not forget his name! Earl Carpenter will return to the Broadway revival of Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil’s Les Miserables as Javert on May 12 replacing Wi…

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Revolutionary Musical Zapata! Will Receive New York Readings With a Cast of Broadway Veterans by Carey Purcell

Zapata! The Musical, described as an Evita for the 21st century, will receive industry-only readings in New York City April 15-16.

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Gallery Players Evita Casts Its Eva, Che, Peron and More by Andrew Gans

Casting has been announced for The Gallery Players production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Tony-winning Evita, which will play the Brooklyn venue April 25-May 1…

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Monday, April 6, 2015

Theater News: Evita Will Close Out the Gallery Players Season

The Tony-winning musical opens in Brooklyn this month.

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Here Are The Recipients of This Year’s 2015 Helen Hayes Awards – Updating as They Are Announced by Joel Markowitz

 Here are the recipients of the 2015 Helen Hayes Awards as they were announced tonight at The Lincoln Theatre.   THE RECIPIENTS ARE IN RED! Outstanding Performer, Visiting Production Caro…

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Friday, April 3, 2015

Tam Mutu's Understudy Bradley Dean to Play Title Role in Doctor Zhivago Tonight on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Broadway vet Bradley Dean will step in for Tam Mutu in the title role in Doctor Zhivago on April 3. The April 2 evening performance of the epic romance was cancelled after Mutu could not app…

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Understudy Bradley Dean Steps In Tonight for Tam Mutu in Doctor Zhivago on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Broadway vet Bradley Dean will step in for Tam Mutu in the title role in Doctor Zhivago on April 3. The April 2 evening performance of the epic romance was cancelled after Mutu could not app…

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Understudy Steps Into Starring Role of Doctor Zhivago Tonight After Leading Man Falls Ill by Adam Hetrick

Actor Bradley Dean, seen on Broadway in The Last Ship, Evita and Spamalot, will take on the starring role for the April 3 performance of the new Broadway musical Doctor Zhivago.

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

Photo Special: See the Stage and Screen Roles That Have Readied “Theatre Kid” Vanessa Hudgens For He by Matthew Blank

Broadway has been a long time coming for Gigi star Vanessa Hudgens, who began her career in local productions of such shows as Evita, Carousel and Damn Yankees.

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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Spotlight On...Kevin Zak by Michael Block

Name: Kevin ZakHometown: Buffalo, NYEducation: University at BuffaloSelect Credits: Silence! The Musical (Buffalo Bill), Clinton the Musical (Kenneth Starr, NYMF)Why theater?: What do you me…

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Monday, March 23, 2015

ZACH Theatre to Mount ‘Ann’ in 2015–16 Season by American Theatre Editors

Nina Raine's 'Tribes,' Richard Bean's 'One Man, Two Guvnors,' 'Evita' and 'Mary Poppins' will also be part of the Austin theatre's next season.

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Friday, March 20, 2015

Stephen Sondheim/Andrew Lloyd Webber Mashup Celebrates Dual Birthday of Theatre Legends

To celebrate the dual birthday of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Stephen Sondheim (they both celebrate on March 22), Playbill enlisted the help of Benjamin Rauhala to create a special tribute to th…

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