Monday, March 25, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Ain't Too Proud Rides Wave to Hit Status, Surpassing Million-Dollar Mark by Broadway.com

It was a celebratory week for the new Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud. The cheered Broadway tuner hosted a star-studded opening-night celebration, performed on The Tonight Show and reach…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Cast Members From Be More Chill, Beetlejuice, and Hadestown Will Celebrate Broadway Debuts at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Adam Hetrick

Cast members from Tootsie, Ain’t Too Proud, King Kong, and The Cher Show will also perform.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Standing @ Zero: King Kong's Ashley Andrews (Partly NSFW) by JK

So, why "Standing at Zero"? You know the numbers across the front of the stage? Zero is center, and we are putting one performer front and center. This month's honoree is one of many unsung …

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Yanni to Play Limited Broadway Run This Spring at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Legendary composer and multi-instrumentalist Yanni will take the main-stem stage this spring as part of the recently announced In Residence On Broadway series at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. …

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

More Than 2,000 NYC Public School Students Will Be Invited Behind the Scenes of Broadway's King Kong by Logan Culwell-Block

The program, presented by arts education nonprofit Inside Broadway, offers students a glimpse at how Broadway shows run and operate.

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King Kong Star Eric William Morris’ 10 Favorite Theatregoing Experiences by Andrew Gans

Performances by Bill Irwin, Tonya Pinkins, and more top Morris’ list.

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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Over 2,000 NYC Students To Go Behind the Scenes At KING KONG On Broadway by BroadwayWorld

On Thursday, March 28 leading NYC arts education nonprofit Inside Broadway and the groundbreaking Broadway production of KING KONG will present a special Creating the Magic program offering …

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Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Erik Lochtefeld of King Kong by Broadway.com

Erik Lochtefeld stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about King Kong and more with Ryan Lee Gilbert.

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Following Upcoming Morrissey Engagement, Additional High-Profile Concerts Will Play Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

On the heels of the recent announcement that celebrated English singer-songwriter Morrissey will appear at Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre from May 2-11, a residency has been launched that…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or how the heck they got that King Kong puppet to run across the stage?  Or where we got the sand for Once On This Island?…

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Podcast Episode 181 — Production Manager of 100+ Productions, Hillary Blanken

https://www.buzzsprout.com/123341/989062-podcast-episode-181-production-manager-of-100-productions-hillary-blanken.mp3   Ever wonder how Spiderman landed on your seat in the balcony?  Or…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Go Inside King Kong’s Street Renaming Celebration on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

Anne del Castillo, the acting commissioner of the New York City mayor’s office, joined the company of the mega-musical to unveil King Kong Court March 6.

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Photo Coverage: King of Broadway! NYC Celebrates KING KONG With Street Naming! by Jennifer Broski

This afternoon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio stopped by the Broadway Theatre to celebrate the new King of Broadway, King Kong After a special appearance at the curtain call, Mayor de B…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

Odds & Ends: Mayor's Office Names 'King Kong Court' Outside the Broadway Theatre & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Mayor's Office Names "King Kong Court" Outside the Broadway Theatre In celebration of the 86th anniversary of the iconic origin…

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NYC Mayor's Office Names King Kong Court Outside The Broadway Theatre by BroadwayWorld

In celebration of the 86th anniversary of the iconic original film of King Kong, the New York City Mayor's Office will recognize the Broadway musical King Kong and its contribution to the cu…

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Thursday, February 28, 2019

Backstage at King Kong with Christiani Pitts, Episode 8: Finale by Broadway.com

In her final episode, King Kong star Christiani Pitts meets with students and drops some knowledge.

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Thursday, February 21, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

BWW TV Exclusive: KING KONG Cast Reigns Supreme at Broadway Sessions! by Ben Cameron

We had a HUGE night at Broadway Sessions recently as we welcomed the cast of King Kong Cast members Erik Lochtefeld, Jaquez Sims, Jennifer Noble, Nick Rashad Burroghs, Leroy Church, Casey Ga…

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VIDEO: Watch the All New TV Spot For KING KONG by BroadwayWorld TV

King Kong has just dropped an all new TV spot The commercial features footage from the show, including, of course, the iconic puppet.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Backstage at King Kong with Christiani Pitts, Episode 6: Milestone! by Broadway.com

King Kong star Christiani Pitts shares what it means to celebrate a milestone during Black History Month.

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Backstage at King Kong with Christiani Pitts, Episode 5: Costume Secrets & More by Broadway.com

King Kong star Christiani Pitts reveals a theater memory, shows off some costumes and reminds everyone to count it all joy.

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A Monster of a Milestone! King Kong's Christiani Pitts & More Celebrate 100 Performances on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

King Kong celebrated a milestone at the Broadway Theatre on February 6: 100 performances! Stars Eric William Morris, vlogger Christiani Pitts and Erik Lochtefeld as well as director/cho…

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King Kong Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway by Nathan Skethway

The Australian mega-musical opened November 8 at the Broadway Theatre.

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Wake Up With BWW 2/7: The Public Will Stage HERCULES, KING KONG in Japan, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld One day more until Friday Power through the rest of your week by catching up on the top Broadway news

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Photo Coverage: KING KONG Celebrates 100 Performances on Broadway! by Jennifer Broski

Today, King Kong on Broadway celebrated one hundred Broadway performances See Christiani Pitts, Eric William Morris, and the rest of the company celebrating below

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King Kong to Be Staged at Hard Rock Entertainment Resort in Japan by Andy Lefkowitz

The massively exciting new musical King Kong, currently thrilling crowds at the Broadway Theatre, will soon set up shop in Hokkaido, Japan, reports Forbes. The monster production will b…

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KING KONG Sets its Sights on a Japanese Resort by Stephanie Wild

King Kong is currently taking Broadway by storm, but it appears to have its sights set on new land.

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