Thursday, February 27, 2020

Photo Coverage: Transport Group Celebrates Opening Night of THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN

Transport Group's The Unsinkable Molly Brown just opened at Abrons Arts Center, starring Tony Award nominee Beth Malone (Fun Home) as Molly Brown; David Aron Damane (The Book of Mormon, Big…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Presley Ryan Steps In as Lydia in Beetlejuice; Sophia Anne Caruso Plays Final Performance by Andy Lefkowitz

Beetlejuice is getting a new leading lady. Understudy Presley Ryan has taken over the role of Lydia in the Tony-nominated musical; she will remain in the role through February 23. Original …

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Five Burning Questions with The Unsinkable Molly Brown Star Beth Malone

Beth Malone talks about her six-year journey with The Unsinkable Molly Brown, her Fun Home family, and playing a Colorado icon.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Odds & Ends: Extensions for Gavin Creel and Sara Bareilles in Waitress and Happy Birthday Doug Off-Broadway by Diep Tran

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Gavin Creel and Sara Bareilles Are Not Closing Up Shop Yet Tony-winning actor Gavin Creel and Tony-nominated composer Sara …

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Caption: An OUT-standing Musical! The Chance Theater In Anaheim CA. Beckons Audiences To ‘Come Out’ And See Their “Fun Home” by Leo Buck

At turns haunting, enthralling, humorous, devastating---and well deserving of every award it has earned; love it or hate it, respect or reject it’s compelling message, this is some powerfu…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Bechdel Test Updated to Check If Work Includes Three Women of Different Ages Who Are Also Same Woman by Broadway Beat

by Kath Dunham. @kathdunham. NEW YORK, NY - The Bechdel test, originally a question of whether a work of fiction included two women who talk to each other about something other than a man, h…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

3-Time Tony Nominee Rebecca Luker Reveals ALS Diagnosis by Andrew Gans

The Broadway star was most recently seen on the Great White Way in the Tony-winning musical Fun Home.

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Monday, February 3, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Judy Kuhn!

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to four-time Tony nominee Judy Kuhn about Joni Mitchell's landmark 1971 album 'Blue.' They also discuss Laura Nyro, Neil Young, Carole King, Bob Dylan, M…

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Friday, January 31, 2020

Save Up to $40 on Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway Revival of CAROLINE, OR CHANGE

Direct from a smash-hit run on London's West End, this new production of Tony Kushner (Angels in America) and Jeanine Tesori's (Fun Home) explosive musical launches to 'the titanic dimension…

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

BWW TV: Watch Beth Malone & More Sing from THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN in Rehearsals!

Rehearsals are now underway for Transport Group's The Unsinkable Molly Brown, which begins performances on Saturday, February 8 at 22 at Abrons Arts Center. The show stars Tony Award nominee…

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Photo Coverage: Go Inside Rehearsals for Transport Group's THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN, with Beth Malone & More!

Rehearsals are now underway for Transport Group's The Unsinkable Molly Brown, which begins performances on Saturday, February 8 at 22 at Abrons Arts Center. The show stars Tony Award nominee…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

REVIEW: Jagged Little Pill by JK

Review of the Friday, January 24, 2020 performance at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City. Starring Elizabeth Stanle, Sean Allan Krill, Derek Klena, Celia Rose Gooding, Lauren Patten, Ka…

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Actor and writer Temi Wilkey: We rarely see queer women on stage – especially if they’re not white by Giverny Masso

With her debut play opening at London’s Bush Theatre next month, Temi Wilkey tells Giverny Masso how Fun Home inspired her writing

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Former Broadway Child Stars: Where Are They Now? Because They Owe Me Money by Broadway Beat

by Edward Precht. @pertoltprecht. For many, being a child star can be a gamble - you either tend to the flame of stardom and carry it as far as it takes you, or you burn too bright and too q…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Photo Flash: Take a Look at First Rehearsal Photos of THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN

Performances of Transport Group's The Unsinkable Molly Brown begin Saturday, February 8 at 22 at Abrons Arts Center. The show stars Tony Award nominee Beth Malone (Fun Home) who will pla…

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal to produce and star in FUN HOME film by Gabi Bergman

Earlier this week, it was announced that a Fun Home film adaptation is in the works, with Jake Gyllenhaal and Sam Gold attached as creatives. Gyllenhaal is set to star as Bruce Bechdel, the …

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal to Produce & Star in Movie Musical Adaptation of Fun Home by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Jake Gyllenhaal has reportedly secured the rights to produce a film adaptation of the Tony-winning musical Fun Home. The Oscar-nominated actor most recently seen on Bro…

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Jake Gyllenhaal Reportedly Set to Produce and Star in Fun Home Film Adaptation

Sam Gold, who directed the Tony-winning Broadway production, has also reportedly been tapped to direct the film.

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Jake Gyllenhaal to Bring Fun Home to the Big Screen by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

The Tony-winning Best Musical of 2015, Fun Home, is heading to the “Big Screen” with a big name attached to the project. Star of stage and screen, Jake Gyllenhaal, will both produce and …

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BWW TV: Look Back At FUN HOME's Opening Night

It's time to come to the Fun Home! As BroadwayWord previously reported, Academy Award-nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal will produce an upcoming big screen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning…

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Today on Broadway: Friday, January 3, 2020 by Matt Tamanini

NYMF Ceases Operations, Jake Gyllenhaal to Produce/Star in “Fun Home” Film, Matt & Ashley’s 2020 Theatrical Resolutions! “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, …

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Jake Gyllenhaal set to star in film adaptation of Fun Home by Giverny Masso

Fun Home is set to be adapted into a film starring Jake Gyllenhaal. The film will reportedly be produced by Gyllenhaal’s production

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Wake Up With BWW 1/3: Jake Gyllenhaal Will Produce and Lead a FUN HOME Film, and More!

Today's top stories: Jake Gyllenhaal will produce and lead a film adaptation of Fun Home, and more!

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

Jake Gyllenhaal To Produce And Star In FUN HOME Film Adaptation; Sam Gold To Direct

It has been reported that Academy Award nominated actor Jake Gyllenhaal will produce and star in an upcoming big screen adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical. Fun Home.

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Monday, December 30, 2019

2019 in Review: The 5 Best Shows by JK

As the year comes to a close, we take one last look at the shows we saw in 2019. It was very difficult to narrow it down to just five. Each of these gave me such joy, and all for different r…

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Saturday, December 28, 2019

Women Who Wrote for the Stage and the Book You’ll Want to Own by Mark Robinson

Fans of theatre and those with a respect for the women who have created it will want to add the book From Aphra Behn to Fun Home: A Cultural History of Feminist Theater to their collec…

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Monday, December 23, 2019

2019 in Review: The Best Songs & Numbers by JK

Over the past twelve months, we have heard and seen some magnificent singing and dancing on stages all around the East Coast. The gamut is pretty wide, too. Radical reinterpretations of clas…

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Friday, December 20, 2019

Inside the Fun Home Benefit Reading Starring Jenn Colella, Caitlin Kinnunen, Will Swenson, Kate Baldwin, and More by Marc J. Franklin

The site-specific reading was held at New York’s Plaza Jewish Community Chapel December 19.

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Thursday, December 19, 2019

Jenn Colella, Caitlin Kinnunen, Will Swenson, Kate Baldwin Star in Fun Home Reading in a Funeral Home December 19 by Andrew Gans

The reading is held at New York’s Plaza Jewish Community Chapel.

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Wednesday, December 18, 2019

2019 in Review: Off-Broadway & Regional Theater by JK

Over the past twelve months, we only had the opportunity to see three off-Broadway and four regional theater productions, but they were all terrific and all for different reasons. Off-Broadw…

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Monday, December 16, 2019

2019 in Review: The Best of Broadway (and Off) in Technical Theater by JK

Over the past calendar year, we saw 23 shows: 16 on Broadway, 3 off-Broadway and 4 regional productions. They were Assassins (regional - Signature  Theater), A Chorus Line (regional - Sig…

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