Tuesday, May 4, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: May 4 - 10 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  May 4, 2008: Boeing Boeing landed at the Longacre Theatre for 279 performances with an all-star cast including Mark R…

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Broadway Songs that Rock by Broadway Direct

Sometimes you might just want some songs to rock out to. Here, we’ve compiled a playlist full of Broadway rock songs, so you can jam out and pretend you’re at a rock concert. What’s yo…

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Monday, April 19, 2021

John Cameron Mitchell to Star Opposite Kate McKinnon in Joe Exotic Limited Series by Caitlin Moynihan

Hey, all you cool cats and kittens! Tony winner John Cameron Mitchell is set to star as Joe Exotic in an upcoming limited series, according to Variety. Based on the Wondery Podcast of the sa…

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John Cameron Mitchell Will Play Joe Exotic in New NBC Series

In 1998, Mitchell wrote (along with composer Stephen Trask) and starred in Hedwig and the Angry Inch, an Obie Award-winning off-Broadway rock musical about a genderqueer East German rock mus…

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Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Lena Hall Talks CATS, KINKY BOOTS, HEDWIG, and More on BACKSTAGE LIVE by BroadwayWorld

From April 7, 2021. Want the latest Lena news? Visit bway.world/LenaHall Richard Ridge chats with Lena Hall, who returns with her Obsessed series on April 9 (7pm ET), celebrating the band H…

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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

#36 – Lena Hall by Elizabeth Wheless

If ever there was an episode about a deep love for both Wall-E & Maximus (the horse from "Tangled"), this is the one. Join Tony Award-winner Lena Hall ("Hedwig and the Angry Inch," "Kink…

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

Review: Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Frank

Neil Patrick Harris in Hedwig and the Angry Inch (©Joan Marcus) The colorful title character of Hedwig and the Angry Inch can be described as many things, but loveable is not usually one …

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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Call Answered: Kyle Taylor Parker: Singer, Actor, Broadway Soul album, Kinky Boots by Adam Rothenberg

Kyle Taylor Parker was originally cast as an “Angel” in the Broadway production of Kinky Boots, but his wings took flight and he was next headlining the first National Tour of Kinky Boot…

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Friday, November 20, 2020

John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask Respond to HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Casting Controversy, Saying Anyone Should Be Allowed to Play the Role

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, the Sydney season of Hedwig and the Angry Inch has been postponed following controversy surrounding the casting of Hugh Sheridan in the lead role. Now,…

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Odds & Ends: Tony Winner Jane Krakowski to Host Name That Tune Reboot & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Jane Krakowski Set to Host Name That Tune Reboot Who better for this gig than a triple threat Tony winner! Variety reports …

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Sydney Production Of ‘Hedwig And The Angry Inch’ Called Off After Trans People Protest Casting Of Queer Cis Male by Artsjournal1

The musical, which was to be one of the centerpieces of the Sydney Festival in January, was postponed and withdrawn from the festival by the producer after a trans non-binary actor launched …

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Sydney season of Hedwig and the Angry Inch postponed

The Producers of Hedwig and the Angry Inch have released a statement announcing a postponement of their January season at the Enmore Theatre, due to concerns around casting: “In light of r…

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Sydney season of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH postponed amidst casting controversy by AussieTheatre

This afternoon, the producers of Hedwig and the Angry Inch announced a postponement of their January season. The postponement comes

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Friday, November 6, 2020

Hugh Sheridan set to reopen the Enmore Theatre as Hedwig!

Brilliantly innovative, heartbreaking and wickedly funny, the landmark musical by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask, HEDWIG and the ANGRY INCH, is set to make its triumphant return to …

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

BroadwayHD Sets Spectacular November Lineup by Broadway Direct

Shorter days and cooler nights mean it’s time to cozy up with some hot performances on BroadwayHD. The streaming platform announced their robust November lineup filled with rockin’ music…

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Monday, November 2, 2020

BroadwayHD Announces November Lineup - A KILLER PARTY, WHO'S YOUR BAGHDADDY?, and More

BroadwayHD has announced their November lineup! Shows include Hedwig and the Angry Inch, A Killer Party, Who's Your Baghdaddy?, and more!

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Thursday, October 29, 2020

Call Answered: Brian Belovitch Interview: Playwright, Author, ...Boys Don't Wear Lipstick by Adam Rothenberg

Brian Belovitch is an award winning playwright known for the ground-breaking play …Boys Don’t Wear Lipstick. A trailblazer in telling LGBTQ+ stories, Brian is getting ready to celebrate …

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Hedwig and the Angry Inch Creator John Cameron Mitchell on His Quarantine Projects, Including Album New American Dream by Mark Peikert

The multi-hyphenate shares how the collaborative album and Spread the Vote PSA came about during the pandemic.

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Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Free Jigsaw Puzzle: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Hall, and more, in puzzle form.

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

10 Excellent Euan Morton Covers Singing Hedwig, Whitney, Lennon, and Joni!

We've collected 10 beautiful covers by current Hamilton King George Euan Morton! Enjoy these covers that span from Hedwig and the Angry Inch to standards by John Lennon, Whitney Houston, Jon…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part I by JK

Over the past ten seasons, theater fans were blessed with some amazing performances, design marvels and directorial wonders from from lifelong favorites. But the decade also brought us the b…

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: The Great Performances Part 2 by JK

As we said yesterday, over the past ten seasons, we have been witnesses to some truly amazing performances. These are thirty of the greatest star turns, each one iconic for a different reaso…

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Saturday, June 27, 2020

VIDEO: John Cameron Mitchell, Neil Patrick Harris, Darren Criss, Andrew Rannells, and More Hedwigs Perform 'Wig in a Box'

During the 'Can't Cancel Pride' event, John Cameron Mitchell appeared alongside other past Hedwigs to perform 'Wig in a Box' from Hedwig and the Angry Inch!

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Nikki M. James, Brandon Victor Dixon and Montego Glover Join Michael James Scott for #LiveatFive Roundtable Discussion by Caitlin Moynihan

As previously announced, Aladdin star Micheal James Scott has joined the team of Broadway.com's popular daily live news show #LiveatFive to host a weekly roundtable discussion with notable t…

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Celebrate Neil Patrick Harris With a Look Back at Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony Award winner celebrates his birthday June 15.

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Thursday, June 4, 2020

ONE THAT GOT AWAY: John Cameron Mitchell in HEDWIG by JK

Recently, Mike and I were talking about how lucky we've been to have seen so many great shows over the years, but still had some regrets about things we've missed. Considering that we saw th…

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Free TheaterMania Jigsaw Puzzle: Hedwig and the Angry Inch Marquee

See how long it takes to put this puzzle together.

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BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Musical Revivals by JK

Last week, we began our series that takes a look back at the theater we enjoyed over the last 10 seasons. One of those posts revealed our 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals (HERE), and today…

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Monday, May 25, 2020

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Lena Hall!

Right after high school Lena Hall had her first professional audition and it was for the national tour of Cats. She got the job and quickly was moved into the Broadway production and that wa…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020

New Short-Form Series Royalties, Co-Created by and Starring Darren Criss, Heads to Quibi by Lindsey Sullivan

Hollywood's Darren Criss is slated for another series. Royalties, starring, co-written and co-produced by Criss, is scheduled to premiere on June 1 on the short-form streaming service Quibi…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Checking in With… Hedwig and the Angry Inch Tony Winner Lena Hall by Andrew Gans

The new feature series catches up with Broadway actors during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

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