Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Married Couple Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro Make Their Broadway Debuts in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

The hit Broadway musical Waitress welcomes real-life married couple Katie Lowes (Scandal) and Adam Shapiro (Steve Jobs) in the roles of Dawn and Ogie, respectively, on July 17. The pair make…

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Monday, July 16, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Flock to Hello, Dolly! Before Bernadette Peters Says Farewell by Broadway.com

Theatergoers had one task in mind this past week, and that was to catch Broadway icon Bernadette Peters one final time in the title role of Hello, Dolly! Numbers released today by …

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Five Things You Should Know About FROZEN's Patti Murin by BroadwayWorld

Frozen has taken Broadway by storm this season and it's partly thanks to Patti Murin's spunky yet honest portrayal of one of Disney's newest heroines. Earlier this month, BroadwayWorld'sRich…

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Princess Pointers: Five Things You Should Know About FROZEN's Patti Murin by BroadwayWorld

Frozen has taken Broadway by storm this season and it's partly thanks to Patti Murin's spunky yet honest portrayal of one of Disney's newest heroines. Earlier this month, BroadwayWorld'sRich…

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Top New York Stage This Week: Foo Fighters to Tracy Letts by Mark Beech

Topping New York performing arts this week, the award-winning writer Tracy Letts is back with an experimental play, “Mary Page Marlowe,” off Broadway.The Foo Fighters, Billy Joel and Bec…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

Will Evan Rachel Wood and Sterling K. Brown Bundle Up for FROZEN 2? by BroadwayWorld

According to Variety, actors Evan Rachel Wood Across the Universe and Sterling K. Brown This Is Us are currently in talks to visit the kingdom of Arendelle in the upcoming Disney sequel Froz…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Frozen’s Greg Hildreth and his cats, Pigeon and Basil by Told By Greg Hildreth

“Pigeon came first. I got her maybe seven or eight years ago. She was my very first cat. I was never a cat person. I had a roommate who had a cat and I was like ‘I want nothing to do it.…

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Wednesday, July 11, 2018

New Faces of 2018: Watch the Inspiring, Moving Opening Number From the 2018 Jimmy Awards by Andrew Gans

The mash-up featured high school performers singing from Once On This Island, Frozen, Carousel, Dear Evan Hansen, and more.

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Married Couple Katie Lowes & Adam Shapiro to Join Broadway's Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

The hit Broadway musical Waitress will welcome real-life married couple Katie Lowes (Scandal) and Adam Shapiro (Steve Jobs) in the roles of Dawn and Ogie, respectively, on July 17. The pair …

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Still Non-Stop as Holiday Box Offices Boom by Lindsey Sullivan

The Fourth of July holiday was one for fireworks, burgers and, apparently, theatergoing. Productions including Aladdin, Frozen, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Waitress, The…

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Grosses Analysis: Broadway’s Frozen Rages On, Surpassing $2 Million by Ryan McPhee

The Disney musical opened in March at the St. James Theatre.

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Summer Show Tunes by Caitlin Moynihan

A new week has started and the summer heat doesn't look like it's going away anytime soon. One of the best ways to distract yourself from the heatwave is by blasting your favorite sh…

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Sunday, July 8, 2018

Backstage with Richard Ridge: Anna & Glinda & Lysistrata & More! FROZEN's Patti Murin Reflects on the Roles That Made Her Career by Richard Ridge

'I keep saying that I forgot that I know how to act, as opposed to making faces and appropriate gestures... It's a fairytale, sure. But it's a story that has to be told in a clear and concis…

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Friday, July 6, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Radiohead to Ice Factory Festival by Mark Beech

New York has many short summer drama festivals starting up soon, led by the Ice Factory. Music on offer in the Big Apple this week runs from Radiohead through to Michael Tilson Thomas. There…

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

This actor’s butt is the star of his off-Broadway show by Barbara Hoffman

Off-Broadway’s long been the place to discover fresh faces. Now and then, along comes something cheekier: a dashing derrière. That last belongs to Trey, the young hottie of the Roundabout…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Mean Girls Continues Fetch Streak, Angels in America Breaks Its Own Record by Caitlin Moynihan

Hit musical Mean Girls is having quite a summer. For the third week in a row, the Tina Fey-scripted musical has broken the box office record at the August Wilson Theatre by bringin…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Jelani Alladin, Corey Cott, Ben Fankhauser, and More Join BROADWAY SINGS: UNPLUGGED Series at The Green Room 42 by BroadwayWorld

This August, the acclaimed concert series Broadway Sings will begin a one-year residency at The Green Room 42 presenting the spin-off Broadway Sings Unplugged. The series will feature Broadw…

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Saturday, June 30, 2018

Benjamin Britten’s “War Requiem” at ENO, London by Blouin Artinfo

Benjamin Britten’s “War Requiem” will be on stage at ENO, London.‘Communities divided. Generations shattered. Nations split apart. Can a world fractured by war ever make peace with i…

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Friday, June 29, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Iceman,” Go-Go's and U2 by Mark Beech

It’s your last chance to see two acclaimed works on the New York stage. First there is Denzel Washington in “The Iceman Cometh” Then there is “Dance Nation”: Clare Barron’s excel…

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Photo Flash: Olympian Laurie Hernandez Visits FROZEN by BroadwayWorld

Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez braved Elsa's storm to visit Frozen on Broadway last night and snapped a photo after the show with stars Caissie Levy Elsa and Patti Murin Anna. Check it out…

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Kitty Cats, Coffee Hangs & Clown Nose Bros! Spend a Day in the Life with Frozen's Greg Hildreth by Broadway.com

After appearing on the Great White Way in Cinderella, Peter and the Starcatcher and Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Greg Hildreth is now bringing the iconic animated character Olaf to fun…

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Genesis Inc. review – scattergun satire on the IVF industry by Michael Billington

Hampstead theatre, LondonA sparkling cast including Harry Enfield star in Jemma Kennedy’s unwieldy play about the commercialisation of conceptionJemma Kennedy’s play about the IVF indust…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

FROZEN Star Jelani Alladin Responds to Racist Troll in New Instagram Post by Alexa Criscitiello

This evening, Frozen star Jelani Alladin clapped back at a racist Instagram troll who had invaded his comments to criticize the casting of Kristoff as a person of color and hurled racial epi…

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Backstage at Frozen with Jelani Alladin, Episode 8: Kristoff Out! by Broadway.com

In the final episode of Icebreaker, Frozen's Jelani Alladin hangs with Patti Murin and Caissie Levy, gives us a tour of the St. James Theatre and more!

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80 Great White Way Stars to Appear with Four-Legged Adoptees at Broadway Barks by Andy Lefkowitz

Eighty main-stem celebs have been announced to show off a bunch of adorable adoptable friends during the 2018 edition of Broadway Barks, set for July 14 in New York's Shubert Alley. Fest…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Idina Menzel & Judith Light to Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning actresses Idina Menzel and Judith Light are among a group of stage-and-screen notables who will be newly inducted onto the Hollywood Walk of Fame, according to Variety. The…

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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

The Secret Life of Sven by Michael Paulson and Karsten Moran

How a onetime acrobat and a “Lion King” puppet designer brought a speechless reindeer to life in Disney’s stage adaptation of “Frozen” on Broadway.

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Monday, June 25, 2018

How Idina Menzel, Audra McDonald, Tina Fey, and More Signed On For the June 30 Concert For America by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth describes the whirlwind experience of putting together the star-studded concert fundraiser, plus stories from Frozen’s Patti Murin.

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Frozen, SpongeBob SquarePants, More to Offer Autism-Friendly Performances by Shoshy Ciment

TDF’s season of accessibility programming will begin July 15 with SpongeBob SquarePants.

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