Friday, September 13, 2019

Clinton Greenspan Makes Broadway Debut in Title Role of Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Aladdin tour star Clinton Greenspan takes a magic carpet ride to Broadway on September 13, reprising his celebrated turn in the musical's title role at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Greenspan r…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Forbidden Broadway Sets Casting for Off-Broadway Return by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting is here for the eagerly anticipated return of Forbidden Broadway, Gerard Alessandrini's award-winning musical spoof of all things theater. The previously announced all-new e…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Judy Kuhn, Alexandra Silber, Steven Skybell Join To Life! Celebrating Sheldon Harnick Concert Gala by Adam Hetrick

The Tony- and Pulitzer Prize-winning Fiddler on the Roof lyricist is the recipient of the American Songbook Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Friday, September 6, 2019


   An Amusement Column     By Harry Haun   THE JOYS OF JERRY: Working with director-choreographer Jerome Robbins wasn’t the easiest job in the world. It may, in fact, have been the wo…

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Fiddler on the Roof returns to its roots

A new Yiddish version of the musical has struck a chord far beyond the Jewish audience

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Photo Flash: George Takei Visits FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH

George Takei recently stopped by Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish at Stage 42! Following the performance, he posed backstage with members of the company.

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A Simpler Fiddler by Mark Weston

A Simpler Fiddler Mark Weston September 3, 2019 - 09:52 Topics Theater Review Tags off broadway …

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF IN YIDDISH Sings the National Anthem at Yankee Stadium

The Cast of Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish may have been expelled from their Home in Anatevka but they were royally welcomed to Home (Plate) at Yankee Stadium yesterday!

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Andréa Burns & Carolyn Mignini Join The Rose Tattoo, Starring Marisa Tomei by Lindsey Sullivan

Andréa Burns and Carolyn Mignini will join the cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' Tony-winning 1951 play The Rose Tattoo. Burns will replace previously announced…

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Photo Flash: Billy Crystal Visits FIDDLER ON THE ROOF in Yiddish

Last night, Billy Crystal stopped by Fiddler on the Roof. Following the performance, he came backstage and posed for photos with the cast.

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

The enduring legacy of Fiddler on the Roof by Kenneth Turan - Los Angeles Times

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles is an engaging and enlightening documentary is stuffed with anecdotes, history and information. It makes excellent use of both new interviews and carefully sel…

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Ticket Giveaway: Fiddler on the Roof by New York Theater

Win two tickets to see “Fiddler on the Roof”  for free I loved this production directed by Joel Grey, which is in Yiddish with both English and Russian Supertitles. I loved it when it w…

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

WATCH: Broadway Matchmaking Part Two With Fiddler on the Roof's Jackie Hoffman by Roberto Araujo

The Emmy-nominated actor and comedian returns with more matches for famous Broadway characters—from Wicked’s Glinda to “the tall guy” in Hadestown.

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Forbidden Broadway Sets Off-Broadway Return with Spoofs of Dear Evan Hansen, Hadestown & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Forbidden Broadway, Gerard Alessandrini's award-winning musical spoof of all things theater, is returning to New York after a five-year absence. The all-new edition, titled Forbidden Broadwa…

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Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof Releases Cast Album August 23 by Ruthie Fierberg

Plus, go inside the recording of opening number, “Traditsye,” from the acclaimed Off-Broadway production.

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Thursday, August 22, 2019


This documentary details Fiddler on the Roof s origins, recent revivals and continued cultural relevance.

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VIDEO: Extended Clip From FIDDLER: A MIRACLE OF MIRACLES Documentary

The new documentary about the landmark Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF comes to movie theaters on Friday, August 23. BWW has an exclusive first look at clips from the film! 

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Fiddler on the Roof Goes Acoustic with Fyedke Flows, and It’s Everything Fans Could Want

You've never heard Fiddler on the Roof quite like this.

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Yiddish Fiddler on the Roof and The Secret Garden, Reuniting Original Broadway Creative Team, Will Play Australia by Andrew Gans

Both musicals will be presented by Opera Australia and John Frost in 2020.

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‘Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles’ Review: Inside a Broadway … Tradition! by Jason Zinoman

A fascinating love letter to “Fiddler on the Roof” asks: What makes the quintessentially Jewish musical speak to everyone?

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Opera Australia and John Frost to present two classic musicals in 2020 by Arts Review

Following their wildly successful collaboration with Evita, My Fair Lady, The King and I, South Pacific and Anything Goes, Opera Australia and John Frost will be presenting two glorious musi…

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

FIDDLER IN THE ROOF In Yiddish And THE SECRET GARDEN To Open In Australia In 2020

The original Broadway creative team of The Secret Garden will reunite for the Australian production, which is heading down under with Joel Grey's Fiddler on the Roof in Yiddish in 2020!

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Opera Australia and John Frost to present The Secret Garden and Fiddler on the Roof in 2020 by Matt Edwards

As part of Opera Australia season launch last night it was announced that they would present two classic musicals with John Frost. It is not the first collaboration for this partnership, hav…

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Fall Openings: Are They Really That Bad? by JK

The Lightning Thief opens this fall Just over a year ago, when we had a spate of summer openings, I ran the numbers for long-running Broadway shows (HERE), and despite all three musicals tha…

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Clinton Greenspan to Make Broadway Debut in Title Role of Aladdin by Andy Lefkowitz

Aladdin tour star Clinton Greenspan will take a magic carpet ride to Broadway next month, reprising his celebrated turn in the musical's title role beginning on September 13. Disney Theatica…

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Theatre News: ‘Cabaret’ Opens Olney Theatre Center’s 82nd Season by Md Theatre Guide News Desk

Olney Theatre Center launches the 2019-2020 season on the Mainstage with Kander and Ebb’s CABARET directed by Alan Paul (August 28 – October 6, 2019). Broadway veteran Alexandra Silber, …

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Broadway on TV: Jonathan Groff, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF and More for Week of August 19, 2019

From stage to screen, Broadway will be represented on TV for the week of August 19, 2019!

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Lyricist Sheldon Harnick on the lasting legacy of ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ by Caitlin Huston

When developing “Fiddler on the Roof,” lyricist Sheldon Harnick and composer Jerry Bock worked separately, with Bock sending Harnick recorded melodies, or as he called them, “melodic g…

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Chita Rivera Will Honor Hal Prince at Annual Broadway Blessing by Laurenyarger

Chita Rivera. Photo: Barry Gordin Chita Rivera is scheduled to give a special tribute to Hal Prince at the 22nd annual Broadway Blessing 7 pm Monday, Sept. 16 at St. Malachy's Church (The Ac…

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FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Tour Year Two Casting And Dates Announced; Yehezkel Lazarov To Continue As 'Tevye'

Following a critically-acclaimed first year on tour, Israeli theatre, film and TV star, Yehezkel Lazarov, will continue his celebrated performance as Tevye in Year 2 of the Fiddler on the Ro…

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