Tuesday, September 17, 2019

BWW TV: Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo, Ramona Keller Will Star in BKLYN 15th Anniversary Concert

Today, producers Eden Espinosa, Bridget Elise Yingling, Scott Prisand, Doug Feurring and Jana Shea announced a one-night-only 15th Anniversary reunion concert of BKLYN: The Musical…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

WAITRESS Welcomes Jordin Sparks Tonight, Christopher Fitzgerald, Natasha Yvette Williams, Caitlin Houlahan Return

Jordin Sparks begins performances as Jenna in Waitress tonight, Monday, September 16th for a limited engagement through October 27. This will mark her Broadway return after making her debut …

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Jordin Sparks Returns to Broadway as Jenna in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Almost a decade after her 2010 Broadway debut in In the Heights, multi-platinum recording artist Jordin Sparks heads back to Broadway on September 16, taking over the lead role of Jenna in W…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

VIDEO: Krysta Rodriguez Revisits SMASH, IN THE HEIGHTS, THE ADDAMS FAMILY And More In New Medley!

Krysta Rodriguez makes her long-awaited Feinstein's/54 Below solo debut and has debuted a brand new medley exploring career highlights from her time in Broadway shows including Spring Awa…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

See Jordin Sparks Prepare to Return to Broadway as Jenna in Waitress by Broadway.com

Grammy nominee Jordin Sparks is getting ready to head to the diner as Jenna in Waitress on Broadway beginning September 16. Sparks will replace current star Alison Luff, who will take her fi…

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BWW TV: Jordin Sparks is Opening Up About Returning to Broadway in WAITRESS!

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, recording artist Jordin Sparks will join the company of Broadway's Waitress in the role of Jenna from September 16 - October 27. This will mark her Broa…

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Photo Coverage: Jordin Sparks Gets Ready to Return to Broadway in WAITRESS

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, recording artist Jordin Sparks will join the company of Broadway's Waitress in the role of Jenna from September 16 - October 27. This will mark her Broa…

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Monday, September 9, 2019

Where Are They Now? Mr. Broadway: Joshua Henry by JK

In November 2010, we highlighted the brilliant Joshua Henry as Mr. Broadway (HERE), and celebrated his success in such shows as In the Heights, American Idiot and The Scottsboro Boys. So, …

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Friday, September 6, 2019

In the Heights and Hamilton Star Anthony Ramos Will Release Solo Album in October by Ruthie Fierberg

Listen to a snippet of the album from the Broadway performer and A Star Is Born actor.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Andréa Burns & Carolyn Mignini Join The Rose Tattoo, Starring Marisa Tomei by Lindsey Sullivan

Andréa Burns and Carolyn Mignini will join the cast of the upcoming Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' Tony-winning 1951 play The Rose Tattoo. Burns will replace previously announced…

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Thursday, August 29, 2019

Krysta Rodriguez Previews Debut Solo Concert at 54 Below by Sandi Durell

    Krysta Rodriguez makes her long-awaited Feinstein’s/54 Below solo debut!  Krysta presents a brand new concert exploring career highlights from her time in Broadway shows including …

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Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tony Winner Andy Blankenbuehler to Join Words on Dance Series by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hamilton, In The Heights, and Bandstand choreographer and more will participate in the conversation series this fall.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Jordin Sparks Sets Broadway Return as Jenna in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

Almost a decade after her 2010 Broadway debut in In the Heights, multi-platinum recording artist Jordin Sparks will head back to Broadway next month, taking over the lead role of Jenna in Wa…

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Jordin Sparks Is WAITRESS On Broadway's New 'Jenna' Starting September 16

Recording artist Jordin Sparks will join the company of Broadway's Waitress in the role of Jenna from September 16 a?' October 27. This will mark her Broadway return after making her debut…

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We Should Do This In Front of People by Broadway Direct

It’s 2003, and Anthony Veneziale and I are freestyle rapping around a piano in the basement of the Drama Book Shop. Anthony works here. I’m supposed to be working on my new musical In th…

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Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda Shares 4 Moments He’ll Never Forget From the Set of Sesame Street by Ruthie Fierberg

The Hamilton and In The Heights creator looks back on his time writing for and performing on the 50-year-old children’s show.

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Saturday, August 10, 2019

Nicole Kidman pays visit to Moulin Rouge! on Broadway by Christian Holub

Stars collided on Friday night when Nicole Kidman, star of Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 musical film Moulin Rouge!, attended the Broadway production inspired by the musical. In the film, Kidman por…

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Legally Blonde Creators Nell Benjamin & Laurence O'Keefe Writing New Movie Musical for Universal by Andy Lefkowitz

Nell Benjamin and Laurence O'Keefe, the married songwriters who made their first splash on Broadway with the 2007 musical adaptation of Legally Blonde, have been recruited to write an origin…

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Samy Nour Younes: Trans and Non-Binary Actors to Know by Angela Tricarico

Interview by Anna Altheide Samy Nour Younes (Photo by THEGINGER3BEARDMEN for The Ensemblist) …

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Monday, August 5, 2019

Michael Urie, Priscilla Lopez, Ashley Park & More Will Lead Grand Horizons to Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Second Stage Theater has announced a talent-packed group of stars set to headline Bess Wohl's Broadway-debut play, Grand Horizons, arriving at the Helen Hayes Theatre this winter. The pre…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

In the Heights’ Jon M. Chu Names Baby in Honor of Upcoming Film by Dan Meyer

Chu is directing the currently filming movie adaptation of the Tony-winning musical created by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegría Hudes.

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Tell us in 10: Christie Prades from Gloria Estefan’s On Your Feet! by Eleni Cashell

Answering 10 questions about her career is Christie Prades. Previously starring in In The Heights, she now plays Gloria in Gloria Estefan’s On Your Feet! The post Tell us in 10: Christie P…

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Monday, July 29, 2019

Director Jon M. Chu Names Newborn Son After His Latest Film Project, In the Heights by Andy Lefkowitz

This will no doubt be the sweetest news of the week! Jon M. Chu, the acclaimed Hollywood director currently at work on the screen adaptation of In the Heights, perked up the ears of theate…

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

Moulin Rouge! becomes an extravagant, head-spinning Broadway musical by Leah Greenblatt

The spectacular spectacular, the ring-ding razzle dazzle, the gitchie gitchie ya-ya da-da: It’s all in Moulin Rouge!, a Broadway musical so stuffed with songs and sequins and sheer, outrag…

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5 Debut Questions: Mean Girls' Aaron Alcaraz by Mo Brady

This week, we welcome Mean Girls’s Aaron Alcaraz to the Main Stem and learn about his journey toward making his Broadway debut. …

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Look Back at Lin-Manuel Miranda, Christopher Jackson, and More in In The Heights by Marc J. Franklin

As a movie adaptation of the Tony Award-winning musical shoots in Manhattan this summer, look back at the original Broadway production.

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Friday, July 19, 2019

These Two Guys Mean To Become The Kings Of Temporary Theatre Venues by Artsjournal1

Tristan Baker and Oliver Royds first became business partners in 2015, when they designed and built the pop-up theatre in London that housed Phyllida Lloyd’s all-female Shakespeare trilogy…

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

CATS – A Look Inside the Film by Broadway Direct

Go behind the scenes for a first look at #CatsMovie. Trailer this Friday. Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables, The Danish Girl) transforms Andrew Lloyd W…

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Broadway Blackout The Lighter Side. Slave Play on Broadway. 23 West Side Story tellers. #Stageworthy News of the Week. by New York Theater

The Week in New York Theater: Incredibly, the 2019 blackout that shut down the West Side Saturday night and shuttered 26 of 30 Broadway shows -- all but the four that begin with B (Be More C…

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Guilty Pleasures by Arts Review

After a successful season of In the Heights at the Sydney Opera House, Joshua Robson Productions (formally Blue Saint Productions) brings its 5-star original Australian work Guilty Pleasures…

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Photo: WEST SIDE STORY Scribe Tony Kushner Hangs With IN THE HEIGHTS Composer Lin-Manuel Miranda In NYC

West Side Story screenwriter, Tony Kushner, paid a visit to the barrio to hang with composer and Piraguiro, Lin-Manuel Miranda, on the set of In the Heights.

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