Friday, October 13, 2017

Watch Groundhog Day Star Bill Murray Speak, Sing, and Emote Medley of Tunes From West Side Story by Andrew Gans

The Oscar nomiene was joined by Jan Vogler & Friends on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert.

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

A Revised GROUNDHOG DAY is Working its Way Back to London by BroadwayWorld

According to the Daily Mail, the clock has yet to stop on GROUNDHOG DAY. The show is currently being revised with hopes for a return to the West End. Director Matthew Warchus says the update…

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

Tim Minchin: ‘The world feels a bit post-jokes’ by Michael Hogan

The comedian-composer on his children’s book, Australia’s same-sex marriage vote and why he’s glad to be leaving HollywoodAustralian composer and comedian Tim Minchin, 42, was born in …

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Okieriete Onaodowan & Barrett Doss Land Roles on Grey's Anatomy Spinoff by Andy Lefkowitz

This might just be the news of the day! Broadway alums Okieriete Onaodowan and Barrett Doss have booked series-regular gigs on the upcoming Grey's Anatomy firefighter-themed sp…

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Tamika Lawrence, Marcus Paul James and Gerard Cocoinco to Host 'Senior Prom Night' to Benefit Puerto Rico by BroadwayWorld

Senior Prom Night featuring Tamika amp The Slay, Marcus Paul James RENT, IN THE HEIGHTS, and 5JBarrow Featuring Gerard Cocoinco of Groundhog Day will be an evening of fun where dressed up pa…

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Bryan Fuller Would Like Groundhog Day's Tim Minchin to Pen Pushing Daisies Musical by Andrew Gans

The TV series featured Broadway favorites Kristin Chenoweth, Ellen Greene, and Swoosie Kurtz.

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Monday, October 2, 2017

'The Poddest Couple' Podcast Premieres with Theatrical Bickering, Dreamcasting, and Her Royal highness, Queen Lesli Margherita by The Poddest Couple

On the premiere episode of the new theatre podcast, 'The Poddest Couple,' BroadwayWorld's Alan Henry and Matt Tamanini argue over the recently announced RENT LIVE on FOX and the in developme…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Season 2 of NBC’s ‘The Good Place’ by Blouin Artinfo

NBC’s “The Good Place” began in the fall of 2016 with Eleanor Shellstrop, played by Kristen Bell, awakening after a humiliating death to find herself in heaven. With the help of Chidi,…

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Friday, September 22, 2017

Tune into 'Bears Coaches Show,' then wish arts experts were that good by Chris Jones

After a massive loss by the struggling Chicago Bears — such as the 29-7 drubbing last Sunday by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers — the “Bears Coaches Show” on WBBM Newsradio turns into "Grou…

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Broadway Rebounds as Bette Midler Breaks Another Record by Lee Seymour

'Groundhog Day' and 'Bandstand' played their bittersweet final performances, as well.

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Groundhog Day & Bandstand Close with Sunny Skies at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway said farewell to both Groundhog Day and Bandstand on September 17. During its run, Groundhog Day garnered eight Tony nominations, including one for headliner Andy Karl for his …

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Grosses Analysis: Bandstand and Groundhog Day Earn Significant Boosts in Final Weeks by Ryan McPhee

Two Broadway musicals increased their box-office intake by over $200,000 before their last performances.

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Broadway Trims Sails, Picks Up Speed As ‘Bandstand’ & ‘Groundhog Day’ Depart by Jeremy Gerard

Broadway shed some heavy weight last week as two ballyhooed musicals from last spring, Bandstand and Groundhog Day, departed, leaving about $30 million in blood – well, red ink –…

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Andy Karl Pens Final Farewell to GROUNDHOG DAY by BroadwayWorld

Groundhog Day broke the time loop yesterday, September 17, to play its final Broadway performance. Below, check out an emotional farewell penned by Tony nominee Andy Karl

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Groundhog Day Tony Nominee and Olivier Winner Andy Karl Shares Thoughts Following Final Performance by Ruthie Fierberg

The new Tony-nominated musical took its final bow on Broadway September 17.

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INDUSTRY: Miss Saigon, Terms of My Surrender, and Bandstand Top Broadway's Social Media Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Miss Saigon 6.33, Bandstand 2.41, Dear Evan Hansen 2.16, Come From Away 2.06 and Groundhog Day 1.72. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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BWW Morning Brief September 18th, 2017: MCC Theater's CHARM Opens, Bidding Farewell to GROUNDHOG DAY and BANDSTAND, and More! by Danielle Ashley

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Today's big news MCC Theater's CHARM Opens, Bidding Farewell to GROUNDHOG DAY and BANDSTAND, and More

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Today on Broadway: Monday, September 18, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Groundhog Day” and “Bandstand” Close on Broadway, Reviews Flurry in for “Frozen,” and The Queen… No Not That One, the Real One, Visits DEH!…

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY Closes with a Final Snowball Fight by BroadwayWorld

Groundhog Day broke the time loop today and bid Broadway farewell. The show closed with a final snowball fight, watch the last curtain call below

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If I Had My Time Again: GROUNDHOG DAY Plays Final Performance Today by Marissa Sblendorio

After 176 performances and 32 previews, Olivier Award-winning Best New Musical Groundhog Day will play its final performance at the August Wilson Theatre today, September 17th.

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Groundhog Day Plays Final Broadway Performance September 17 by Adam Hetrick

The Tim Minchin-Danny Rubin musical stars three-time Tony nominee Andy Karl.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Corbin Bleu, Megan Sikora & More Win Chita Rivera Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Jump, kick, split and cheer for the winners of the Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance! The top picks were announced on September 11 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. In additio…

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Final Bow: Final Bow: Rebecca Faulkenberry Talks About Her Big Song in Groundhog Day

Faulkenberry stars alongside Andy Karl and Barrett Doss in Tim Minchin and Danny Rubin's Tony-nominated musical.

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Kick Up Your Heels! Winners Are Announced for the Chita Rivera Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Jump, kick, split and cheer for the winners of the Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance! The top picks were announced on September 11 at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre. In additio…

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Photo Coverage: GROUNDHOG DAY Sings at W by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Cast members from the Broadway musicalGroundhog Day celebrated their Broadway run with a performance at Broadway at W New York on Sunday, September 10that 730 pm.Miss Saigonstar and Tony nom…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017