Tuesday, April 28, 2015

WAKE UP with BWW 4/28/2015 - Tony Noms, FOLLIES, Brandy in CHICAGO and More! by Jessica Showers

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it Today's big news The Tony noms are this morning, Brandy…

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Christine Baranski, Ruthie Henshall, Betty Buckley and More Lead FOLLIES in Concert Tonight at Royal Albert Hall by BroadwayWorld

Betty Buckley, Lorna Luft, Charlotte Page, Peter Polycarpou, Amy Ellen Richardson and Jos Slovick complete the cast of Follies in Concert, with The City of London Philharmonic Orchestra, at …

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Follies Concert Takes Place at Royal Albert Hall Today, with Ruthie Henshall, Christine Baranski, Be by Mark Shenton

Follies in Concert is being given two performances only April 28 at London's Royal Albert Hall, with a cast that includes Ruthie Henshall as Sally Durant Plumer, Christine Baranski as Ph…

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Monday, April 27, 2015

Betty Buckley Shares Backstage Shots From Rehearsals For Royal Albert Hall FOLLIES by Pat Cerasaro

Get a backstage look at rehearsals for the new star-studded UK FOLLIES

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Lora Lee Gayer on Her Jellicle Date & Having the Best Costumes in Broadway’s Doctor Zhivago by Lindsay Champion

Age: “My grandmother doesn't have her birthdate on her tombstone and my mom lies about her age on doctor's forms, so I have to keep up with tradition.” Hometown: New Yor…

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Ruthie Henshall on Losing Her Mind in Follies & How London's Billy Elliot Kids Have Opened Her Heart by Matt Wolf

Ruthie Henshall needs scant introduction as one of the West End’s leading musical theater lights, with credits spanning the Atlantic that include Chicago, Miss Saigon, Putting It Toget…

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

BWW TV Exclusive: Rob Marshall Confirms He's 'Looking Into' a Film Adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's FOLLIES! by BroadwayWorld TV

On the red carpet for LIVING ON LOVE's opening night on Broadway, Rob Marshall whose Tony-winningsister, Kathleen Marshall, directs the production confirms a film adaptation of FOLLIES could…

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Friday, April 17, 2015

Jan Maxwell Will Star in Scenes From An Execution Off-Broadway; Potomac Theatre Project Season Announced by Broadway.com

The Potomac Theatre Project’s 2015 New York City season will include a revival of Howard Barker’s Scenes From an Execution led by Tony nominee Jan Maxwell, as well as a double bi…

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Photo Flash: Christine Baranski in Rehearsal for Starry FOLLIES Concert at Royal Albert Hall! by BroadwayWorld

Betty Buckley, Christine Baranski, Lorna Luft, Charlotte Page, Peter Polycarpou, Amy Ellen Richardson and Jos Slovick complete the cast of Follies in Concert, with The City of London Philhar…

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Photos: Exclusive: First look at Christine Baranski in rehearsals for Follies

The star of The Good Wife has joined rehearsals for the one-off concert at the Royal Albert Hall

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Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Broadway Bares Solo Strips 2015 by Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

Broadway Bares gets up close and personal as the 2015 Bares season gets underway with Broadway Bares Solo Strips at 9 pm on Sunday, May 10, 2015, at 42West (514 West 42nd Street, NYC).

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Photos: First look at Ruthie Henshall, Anita Dobson and cast of Follies in rehearsal

The one-off concert takes place at the Royal Albert Hall on 28 April

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Photo Coverage: Cast Of FOLLIES IN CONCERT In Rehearsal! by BroadwayWorld

Check out these rehearsal shots of the cast of Follies in Concert, courtesy of Darren Bell

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Monday, April 13, 2015

Playbill Vault’s Today In Theatre History: April 13 by David Gewirtzman and Robert Viagas and Ernio Hernandez

1886 Birthday of Willie Howard (1886-1949), half of the comedy team of Willie and Eugene Howard, who will appear in vaudeville, in musicals Sally and Girl Crazy, and in various editions …

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

Review Roundup: ‘Gigi’ with Vanessa Hudgens by Dcontray

Gigi, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s beloved musical based on the classical French novel by Colette and starring Vanessa Hudgens of Disney’s High School Musical, opened on Broadwa…

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Interview: The Legendary Marilyn Maye Does Frank Sinatra Her Way by Jose Solis

The legendary Marilyn Maye is returning to 54 Below for a salute to Frank Sinatra. A thirteen day residency at the Manhattan supper club will give fans the opportunity to delight themselves …

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Photo Coverage: GIGI Company Celebrates Opening Night- Go Inside the After Party! by Walter McBride

Gigi, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved Oscar and Tony Award-winning musical comedy, celebrated its opening last night, April 8, at the Neil Simon Theatre 250 West 52nd Street.Gi…

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Tony Nominee Ron Raines Part of Free Songs for a New Chapter Workshop Tonight by Olivia Clement

With the producer The PhilHallmonics, the Lincoln Center hosts Open a New Window: Songs for a New Chapter April 9. The workshop event features performances from Tony and Emmy nominee Ron Rai…

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Photo Coverage: Vanessa Hudgens & Cast of GIGI Take Opening Night Bows! by Walter McBride

Gigi, Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe's beloved Oscar and Tony Award-winning musical comedy, celebrated its opening last night, April 8, at the Neil Simon Theatre 250 West 52nd Street.Gi…

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Danny Burstein-Led FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Revival Will Open on Broadway Next January! by BroadwayWorld

Producers Jeffrey Richards, Jerry Frankel, and Jam Theatricals just announced that five-time Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk amp Outer Critics Circle Award winner Danny Burstein Cabaret, G…

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Monday, April 6, 2015

STAGE TUBE: Watch Performance from Signature Theatre's SIMPLY SONDHEIM! by TV News Desk

Virginia's Signature Theatre is currently staging Simply Sondheim, the world premiere special event celebrating Stephen Sondheim and Signature Theatre's special partnership over the last 25 …

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Tommy Tune Will Receive Lifetime Tony Award by Courtney Kochuba

A special Tony Award for lifetime achievement will be bestowed to Tommy Tune this June. This will mark Mr. Tune’s 10th Tony award – his other nine have been collected for his wor…

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Saturday, April 4, 2015

Spotlight On...John C. Hume and Mila Henry by Michael Block

photo courtesy of Jody ChristophersonName: John C. Hume. Johnnie (with an "ie") to my friends! And Mila Henry. Pronounced “MY-la”.Hometown: JCH: Born in Queens, NY, I moved to …

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STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 4/4/15- FOLLIES by Stage Tube

Today in 1971, Follies opened at the Winter Garden Theatre, where it ran for 522 performances. Follies is a musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by James Goldman. The…

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Thursday, April 2, 2015

London Datebook: Everything's Coming Up Imelda, Damian Lewis & John Goodman in American Buffalo & More April Picks by Matt Wolf

Spring is in the air and with it a raft of high-profile openings that include the West End bow of Imelda Staunton’s show-stopping Rose in Gypsy, a gala concert of Follies in honor of S…

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Broadway Legend Tommy Tune Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Award at 2015 Tonys by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Nine-time Tony winner Tommy Tune will receive a special Tony Award for lifetime achievement at this year’s ceremony in June. The honor is for the Broadway legend’s “ou…

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Dee Hoty Interview: Her Favorite Sondheim Parts and Why the New ‘Gigi’ is All About Girl Power by Jose Solis

Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe’s Gigi was last seen on Broadway more than forty years ago in 1973, a mere four years before 25-year-old Dee Hoty would move to New York City from Cleve…

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Luba Mason on Her Influences, Passions and Becoming a Theatre Ambassador by Jose Solis

The statuesque Luba Mason commands any room she’s in, just recently at Broadway by the Year where she performed “Come Rain or Come Shine”, she made the Town Hall feel as intimate as a …

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Friday, March 27, 2015

Photo Coverage: Inside the After Party of A TRIBUTE TO POLLY BERGEN by Stephen Sorokoff

Show business' brightest stars memorialized one of their own yesterday, at A Tribute to Polly Bergen, at the American Airlines Theatre 227 W. 42nd Street. An Emmy Award-winning actress and s…

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Photo Call: Ral Esparza, Kelli O’Hara, Harry Belafonte, Chris Matthew, Follies Castmates Honor Broad by Matthew Blank

Broadway stars such as Kelli O'Hara and Phyllis Newman celebrated late Emmy Award-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen in A Tribute to Polly Bergen March 26 on B…

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Photo Coverage: Broadway Tributes a Late, Great Stage Legend- Polly Bergen by Walter McBride

Show business' brightest stars memorialized one of their own yesterday, at A Tribute to Polly Bergen, at the American Airlines Theatre 227 W. 42nd Street. An Emmy Award-winning actress and s…

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