Thursday, February 15, 2018

Andy Karl Lands Starring Role in ABC Pilot Staties by

Three-time Tony nominee Andy Karl has been cast in the new TV pilot Staties, according to Deadline. The drama is written by Matt Partney and Corey Evett for ABC. Staties follows NYPD detect…

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Three-Time Tony Nominee Andy Karl Tapped for New ABC Pilot by Ruthie Fierberg

The Groundhog Day star has been cast as the male lead in the new TV drama Staties.

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Mark Shenton’s week: It’s Groundhog Day on Broadway as British imports pile up by Mark Shenton

I don’t need an excuse to visit New York, but last weekend I had a special reason for scheduling a four-night stay:

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

VIDEOS: Original GROUNDHOG DAY Cast Members Reunite For Concert at Feinstein's/54 Below by Stephanie Wild

On February 2, the realGroundhog Day, original cast members from the musical reunited for Humans Of Punxsutawney, a one-night-only concert at Feinstein's54 Below. Watch highlights from the c…

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

BWW Review: Anna Chlumsky Paints The Town Red in Greg Pierce's CARDINAL by Michael Dale

In last season's GROUNDHOG DAY, the exceedingly charismatic Andy Karl was given the unenviable task of playing out a romantic comedy as a thoroughly despicable character. Now, in Greg Pierce…

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Friday, February 2, 2018

Happy Groundhog Day! Take a Look Back on Some of Our Favorite Memories From GROUNDHOG DAY THE MUSICAL by Stephanie Wild

That's right woodchuck chuckers, it's Groundhog Day This morning Punxsutawney Phil did indeed see his shadow, which means there will be six more weeks of winter While we endure the cold that…

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Brief 2/2: Kirstin Maldonado Joins KINKY BOOTS, the Cast of GROUNDHOG DAY Reunites at Feinstein's/54 Below, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories Kirstin Maldonado makes her Broadway debut in KINKY BOOTS, the cast of GROUNDHOG DAY will have a reunion concert at Feinstein's54 Below, and mo…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Go-Go's Musical Head Over Heels to Play Broadway's Hudson Theatre; Casting Announced by

We got the beat! Head Over Heels, the new musical featuring the iconic songs of The Go-Go's, has found its Broadway home. The previously announced musical will play the Hudson …

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Tim Minchin Talks Recent Career Devastation, #MeToo, and Confirms an Australian Production of GROUNDHOG DAY by Stephanie Wild

The Guardian recently chatted with Tim Minchin, known best on Broadway for composing and writing the lyrics for Matilda and Groundhog Day, to talk about Squinters, an upcoming ABC TV comedy …

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Tim Minchin to turn Groundhog Day into a musical by Matt Trueman

Award-winning Matilda composer reveals he is working on a stage version of the cult 1993 time-loop filmMonths after dropping hints, Matilda composer Tim Minchin has finally revealed the iden…

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Sunday, January 28, 2018

Brooks Ashmanskas, Beth Leavel, and Christopher Sieber Will Bring THE PROM to Broadway by BroadwayWorld

It was announced today that the hilarious new Broadway musical comedy THE PROM will star Tony Award Nominee Brooks Ashmanskas Something Rotten, Tony Award Winner Beth Leavel The Drowsy Chape…

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Andy Karl Will Headline Groundhog Day Cast Reunion as NYC Benefit by Robert Viagas

The company of the Tony-nominated musical will gather—when else?—February 2.

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The three time Tony Award nominated actor joins the lineup for the previously announced HUMANS OF PUNXSUTAWNEY A GROUNDHOG DAY REUNION atFeinstein's54 Below. He is joining original Broadway …

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Odds & Ends: Laurie Metcalf & Allison Janney Nominated for BAFTA Film Awards & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Laurie Metcalf & More Theater Stars Receive BAFTA Film Award Nominations The British Academy of Film and Television Art…

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Planned Groundhog Day National Tour Canceled by Ryan McPhee

The musical, which closed on Broadway in September 2017, was slated to launch an 18-month tour this year.

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Stuck! GROUNDHOG DAY Scraps Plans for a U.S. National Tour by BroadwayWorld

It seems the small town will be staying put as Groundhog Day composer, Tim Minchin, reported via Twitter this evening that the Tony-nominated Best Musical. would not be embarking on a previo…

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Odds & Ends: Grey's Anatomy Spinoff Starring Okieriete Onaodowan & Barrett Doss Sets Premiere Date & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and this weekend. Grey's Anatomy Spinoff Starring Okieriete Onaodowan & Barrett Doss Sets Premiere Date Mark your ca…

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Saturday, December 30, 2017

Ring In The New Year With The BWW NYE Playlist! by Julie Musbach

BroadwayWorld is getting ready to ring in the New Year right We've put together a New Year's Eve-inspired playlist featuring all our favorites Check out music from Cabaret, Come From Away, H…

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Theatre’s Most Unforgettable Quotes of 2017 by Hannah Vine

The quotes you didn’t hear from Playbill’s interviews with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Dear Evan Hansen’s Michael Greif, Indecent’s Paula Vogel, Groundhog Day’s Tim Min…

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Meteor Shower by David Kaufman

Steve Martin’s old/new wonderful comedy, "Meteor Shower," is about two California couples getting together for the first time--again, and again, and again. Like "Groundhog Day," it keeps s…

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Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Special Reports: Broadway Shockers 2017: Bill Murray Sees Groundhog Day…Twice

Life briefly imitated art during the Broadway run of Tim Minchin and Danny Rubin's musical.

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

2017 Wrap-Up: Picks the Best Performances of the Year by

Making a list of just five of our favorite performances of 2017 is a tough task with such a wide array of talent on the Great White Way this year. But these unforgettable turns burned bright…

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Lust, heartbreak and a 90s jukebox: it's Cruel Intentions – The Musical by Alexis Soloski

The teen riff on Les Liaisons Dangereuses is now an off-Broadway stage show complete with signature cocktails and an Alanis Morissette/REM mash-upOnstage at a cabaret club in New York’s Gr…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Broadway Shows of 2017 by Lindsey Sullivan

Welcome to a new week, Broadway fans! It's almost time for holiday party hangover cures, present-wrapping and ball-dropping to ring in 2018. With the end of the year fast-approaching, we…

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Saturday, December 9, 2017

Exclusive Photo Coverage: GROUNDHOG DAY Cast Heads Back to Punx, PA for Carols For A Cure! by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Below, check out exclusive photos of the cast of GROUNDHOG DAY as they record their track, 'Oh Little Town of Punx, PA.'

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Friday, December 8, 2017

VIDEO: GROUNDHOG DAY's Raymond J. Lee Covers Ed Sheeran's 'Perfect' by Stage Tube

Groundhog Day's Raymond J. Lee recently posted a cover of Ed Sheeran's 'Perfect' on YouTube. As the video description states, the video and audio were recorded with a mic, a pop filter, Gara…

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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Who Will Be the 2017 Star of the Year? Vote Now! by

The tree is trimmed, the holiday party hangovers are coming fast and furiously and the Secret Santa (re)gift is ready. This means there’s ony one thing left to cross off your holiday t…

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Monday, December 4, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! These Top 10 Cast Albums Should Have Received Grammy Noms by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy Monday, Broadway fans! Last week, nominations for the 2018 Grammy Awards were released, and Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! and Come From Away all made the cut. While we know you'l…

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Friday, November 10, 2017

Gerard Canonico and The Quays' Cast Of RENT To Perform And Sign RENT FAQ At Barnes & Noble by BroadwayWorld

Gerard Canonico Groundhog Day, American Idiot, Spring Awakening, Janet Krupin Bring It On, IfThen and On The Quays' cast of RENT will celebrate the release of Tom Rowan's RENT FAQ with a b…

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Friday, October 27, 2017

Frank Skinner doesn't stand up for Benefits Street by Brian Logan

The Brummie comic fails to see the funny side of the Channel 4 TV series. Plus, Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David go for theatrical gold and a planned Richard Pryor biopic moves a step closerOn…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

35 Movies You Will Be Talking About This Awards Season

Clockwise from bottom left: A24 (3), Focus Features, Neon, Sony Pictures Classics, STX Entertainment, Fox Searchlight (2), Netflix, Lionsgate, Universal Pictures, Roadside Attractions By…

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