Monday, June 18, 2018

WATCH: #StageFavesSongOfTheWeek - "Ring Of Keys" from Fun Home performed live at the 2015 Tony Awards

This week, the utterly fantastic FUN HOME plays its first performances at the Young Vic. We've been waiting for this day since the show won big at the Tony Awards back in 2015. Our song of t…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: Robert Smith’s Meltdown, Last-Chance “Quiz” by Mark Beech

London’s busy schedule for performing arts is led by the opening of this year’s Meltdown Festival curated by Robert Smith of The Cure and including The Libertines, Manic Street Preachers…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Anybody Have a Map? Christiane Noll, Aaron Lazar & More Complete the Dear Evan Hansen Tour Cast by Ryan Gilbert

Tony Award nominee Christiane Noll (Ragtime, Chaplin, Jekyll & Hyde) and Broadway favorite Aaron Lazar (Les Miserables, A Little Night Music, The Last Ship) are filling out the cast of t…

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Marrick Smith Will Tour with DEAR EVAN HANSEN as Connor Murphy by BroadwayWorld

FUN HOME alum Marrick Smith is the next to be found as he joins the cast of the DEAR EVAN HANSEN tour in the role of Connor Murphy. Find out more about him below

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Friday, June 1, 2018

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with the Young Vic's FUN HOME by BroadwayWorld

DirectorSam Goldmakes his Young Vic debut with the five-time Tony award-winning musical Fun Home. The castincludesKaisa Hammarlundas AlisonEleanor Kaneas Medium AlisonJenna Russellas HelenAs…

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Fun Home in a fine new staging by Cogency

Fun Home. Music by Jeanine Tesori, book and lyrics by Lisa Kron, directed by Terrence J. Nolen. Through June 17, 2018.   Of the three productions I’ve seen of the provocative musical …

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Sunday, May 27, 2018

FUN HOME Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows by Marianka Swain

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a ground-breaking musical to a mighty modern classic, here are some of this m…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Fun Home picks up 4 (or is it 6?) Toronto Theatre Critics Awards by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic,carly Maga - Theatre Critic

The Best Actress Prize goes to the three performers who played the role of Alison Bechdel in the acclaimed Toronto production of Fun Home.

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Watch important moments at Helen Hayes Awards with new DCTS video by Lorraine Treanor

Emily Priborkin’s video coverage of this year’s Helen Hayes Awards takes you to some of the celebration’s most moving moments including Felicia Curry’s moving accepta…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Odds & Ends: Secret Life of Bees Musical to Arrive Off-Broadway & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Secret Life of Bees Musical Sets World Premiere Off-Broadway's Atlantic Theater Company, which berthed the Tony-nommed …

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Duncan Sheik To Set ‘Secret Life Of Bees’ Buzzing With New Music For Off Broadway Bow by Greg Evans

The Secret Life of Bees, a new musical based on the best-selling novel and with music by Dunan Sheik, will make its world premiere next May at the Atlantic Theater Off-Broadway. The producti…

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Friday, May 4, 2018

Beth Malone to Play the Angel Full-Time in Broadway's Angels in America by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Beth Malone will take over the role of the Angel full-time in Broadway's Tony-nominated revival of Tony Kushner's Angels in America beginning on May 23. Malone has …

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Monday, April 30, 2018

American Theatre Wing Centennial Concert, With Heather Headley, Tony Bennett, Laura Osnes, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Comes to BroadwayHD by Adam Hetrick

The concert features songs from Company, Fun Home, A Chorus Line, West Side Story, The Phantom of the Opera, and more.

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Monday, April 23, 2018

Podcast Episode 154 – Tony Award Winning Writer, Lisa Kron

When Tony Award Winner Lisa Kron was a theater major in college, she was told she wouldn’t succeed . . . because she wasn’t “thin, pretty, or straight enough.” Thankf…

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Podcast Episode 154 – Lisa Kron

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/686454-episode-154-lisa-kron.mp3   When Tony Award Winner Lisa Kron was a theater major in college, she was told she wouldn’t succeed . . . becau…

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

FUN HOME Comes to Playhouse On The Square by BroadwayWorld

Based on the best-selling graphic novel of the same name,Fun Homeintroduces us to author Alison Bechdel at three different ages, revealing memories of her uniquely dysfunctional family. As w…

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There’s no place like Fun Home by Carly Maga - Theatre Critic

In a new Canadian production, the heartfelt musical brings Alison Bechdel’s memoir about growing up in a funeral home vividly to life, writes Carly Maga.

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Photo Flash: Off-Mirvish Presents Tony Award-Winning Best Musical FUN HOME by BroadwayWorld

The Musical Stage Companyproduction of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical,FUN HOMEis now on stage and plays throughMay 6th, 2018at the CAA Theatre.

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Three actresses on building the lead character, together, in Fun Home by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

Performers in show opening Tuesday in Toronto discuss the rewards and challenges of playing the lead in Fun Home.

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Saturday, April 14, 2018

The Joy And Pain Of Discovery Make Zoetic’s Fun Home Soar by Bill Hirschman

The stirring musical Fun Home is a detective story in which the mystery is never solved, but the investigator comes to terms with the existence of the enigma. What Zoetic Stage’s triumphan…

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 4/12 - LOVE NEVER DIES, FINDING NEVERLAND, FUN HOME, and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Friday, April 6, 2018

Production news round-up: Jill Halfpenny is to star in The Girl on the Train and casting announced for Young Vic’s Fun Home by Giverny Masso

This week’s production news includes casting announcements for the world premiere of The Girl on the Train at the West Yorkshire Playhouse

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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Theatre News: Fun Home at the Young Vic cast to be led by Jenna Russell and Kaisa Hammarlund

The Tony Award-winning musical has found its Alison

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Young Vic reveals Fun Home casting by Robin Johnson

Casting has been revealed for the London premiere of five-time Tony Award-winning musical Fun Home at the Young Vic. The post Young Vic reveals Fun Home casting appeared first on Official Lo…

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NEWS: Jenna Russell, Kaisa Hammarlund & Cherrelle Skeete are cast in Fun Home at the Young Vic by Press Releases

Casting has been announced for Jeanine Tesori and Lisa Kron’s five-time Tony Award-winning musical Fun Home, playing at the Young Vic’s main house from 18 June to 1 September 2018 (press…

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Jenna Russell & More to Lead London Premiere of Tony-Winning Musical Fun Home by Andy Lefkowitz

Olivier winner and Tony nominee Jenna Russell will take on the role of Helen Bechdel in the London debut production of the Tony-winning Best Musical Fun Home. Sam Gold will reprise his Tony-…

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Casting Announced For Fun Home at The Young Vic by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Young Vic has announced casting for its production of the award-winning musical Fun Home at the Young Vic. The Young Vic have announced preliminary casting for its upcomi…

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Jenna Russell and Kaisa Hammarlund cast in Fun Home transfer by Georgia Snow

Casting has been announced for the London transfer of Fun Home, which opens at the Young Vic in June. Kaisa Hammarlund will

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Friday, March 30, 2018

Today on Broadway: Friday, March 30, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Love “Three Tall Women,” but Not So Much “Pretty Woman,” London “Fun Home” Casting Announced, and MCC Releases Sara Bareilles’ Edite…

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