Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Off-Broadway's Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody, a new tuner based on the hit film, set to debut off-Broadway later this month. Tim Drucker will direct the product…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Casting Announced for Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody Off-Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting is here for Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody, a new tuner based on the hit film, set to debut off-Broadway later this month. Tim Drucker will direct the produ…

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Monday, November 4, 2019

Memorial for Broadway Actor Eric LaJuan Summers Held November 4 by Andrew Gans

Summers, an Astaire Award–winning actor and dancer, appeared in shows including Kinky Boots and Motown.

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Friday, November 1, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Broadway's Mrs. Doubtfire Musical by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for Mrs. Doubtfire, the new Broadway musical based on the hit film, slated to arrive at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre in 2020. Previews are scheduled to begin on March…

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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Kinky Boots to be screened in cinemas across UK by Ruth Comerford

Kinky Boots the Musical is to be screened in more than 600 cinemas across the UK and Ireland. Cinema company More2screen announced

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Odds & Ends: Heidi Schreck & Joe Iconis to Headline Theater Conference in NYC & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Heidi Schreck & Joe Iconis to Headline Theater Conference in NYC Tony-winning Broadway producer Ken Davenport (Once On Th…

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Memorial for Broadway Actor Eric LaJuan Summers Will Be Held in November by Andrew Gans

Summers, an Astaire Award–winning actor and dancer, appeared in such shows as Kinky Boots and Motown.

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Kinky Boots, The Color Purple, More Set for Broadway at Music Circus’ 2020 Sacramento Season by Andrew Gans

The California theatre has also announced a name change.

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Monday, October 28, 2019

Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo! Get a Fantasy Sneak Peek of Idina Menzel, Billy Porter & Camila Cabello in the New Cinderella Movie Musical by Broadway.com

Cinderella stories are always in vogue and the appetite for audiences to see the actual story of Cinderella seems hotter than ever. For over two hundred years the story of a downtrodden girl…

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"An Evening With..." Eartha Kitt at The Green Room 42 by Angela Tricarico

by Anna Althiede In the immortal words of Eartha Kitt, “The price we pay for being true to ourselves is worth it.”  Though perhaps best commercially known as the voice behind the enduri…

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Friday, October 25, 2019

Lizzie Bea & Marisha Wallace to Join Michael Ball in Hairspray at London Coliseum by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented pair of leading ladies has been selected to appear in the upcoming London return run of the hit musical Hairspray. Lizzie Bea will star as Tracy Turnblad with Marisha Wallace as …

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Inside the Beau Album (feat. Saint Aubyn) by Angela Tricarico

In advance of Sony Masterworks’ release of Beau, a new musical by Douglas Lyons and Ethan D. Pakchar, The Ensemblist speaks to Broadway actors featured on the album. In Beau, eight actor-m…

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Inside the Beau Album (feat. Aisha Jackson) by Angela Tricarico

In advance of Sony Masterworks’ release of Beau, a new musical by Douglas Lyons and Ethan D. Pakchar, The Ensemblist speaks to Broadway actors featured on the album. In Beau, eight actor-m…

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

Inside the Beau Album (feat. Charity Angél Dawson) by Angela Tricarico

In advance of Sony Masterworks’ release of Beau, a new musical by Douglas Lyons and Ethan D. Pakchar, The Ensemblist speaks to Broadway actors featured on the album. In Beau, eight actor-m…

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Inside the Beau Album (feat. John Krause) by Angela Tricarico

In advance of Sony Masterworks’ release of Beau, a new musical by Douglas Lyons and Ethan D. Pakchar, The Ensemblist speaks to Broadway actors featured on the album. In Beau, eight actor-m…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Musicals Based on Children's/Young Adult Novels by JK

With this week's opening of The Lightning Thief, we though we'd take a Friday 5 look five of our favorite (and not so favorite) shows based on other young adult/children's novels. How many …

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Mrs. Doubtfire Musical, Starring Rob McClure, Jenn Gambatese & More, Will Transfer to Broadway by Broadway.com

In advance of a highly anticipated world premiere run at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre, the new musical Mrs. Doubtfire has scheduled a 2020 Broadway transfer to the Stephen Sondheim Theatre. …

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Billy Porter in Talks to Play Fairy Godmother in Cinderella Movie Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Billy Porter, the Tony-winning stage vet who recently won his first Emmy for Pose, is currently in negotiations to portray the Fairy Godmother in the upcoming fresh movie musical adaptatio…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

"Weird Works." by Angela Tricarico

by Kyle Post Kyle Post …

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Heaven On Their Minds! Rock Out with the Divine Stars of the New Jesus Christ Superstar Tour by Ryan Gilbert

Everything's alright, yes, everything's fine! Almost 10 years after the last major tour and 50 years after it was first performed, a new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's Jesu…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

BWW Flashback: Look Back at KINKY BOOTS Opening Night to Celebrate Stark Sands' Birthday!

Everybody say yeah! We're celebrating the birthday of Broadway's original Charlie Price, Stark Sands, by looking back at his opening night in Broadway's Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots. Ch…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Idina Menzel's New Christmas Album to Feature Ariana Grande, Billy Porter & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Idina Menzel has announced a talented group of stars set to lend their voices to her upcoming Christmas album. The new recording, titled Christmas: A Season of Love, will be re…

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Bridget Carpenter & Christopher Ashley Join Cyndi Lauper on Working Girl Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Librettist and screenwriter Bridget Carpenter (Friday Night Lights) and Tony-winning director Christopher Ashley (Come From Away) have joined the creative team of the in-development musical …

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BroadwayHD Announces October Additions to Streaming Platform by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

BroadwayHD, the premiere online streaming service that brings the best of theatre right into your home, has delighted its audiences with selections such as Cirque du Soleil, Kinky Boots, Cat…

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Call Redialed: NEW Isaac Sutton Interview: "Broadway Israel" at Feinstein's/54 Below by Adam Rothenberg

Last year I had so much fun interviewing Isaac Sutton that when he called me back, of course, I answered the phone. Isaac is returning to Feinstein’s/54 Below with an updated version of hi…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Pose Star Billy Porter Among 2019 Emmy Award Winners: 'The Category Is Love!' by Broadway.com

Billy Porter, the Broadway veteran most known for his Tony-winning turn in Kinky Boots, took home the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series on September 22; he is the …

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Sunday, September 22, 2019

Billy Porter Wins an Emmy by New York Theater

Billy Porter won an Emmy for outstanding lead actor in a drama series for “Pose.” — the first openly gay black man to win the lead actor in a drama category “The category is love, y…

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Saturday, September 21, 2019

Celebrate Billy Porter's Birthday With a Look Back at His Tony-Winning Turn in Kinky Boots by Nathan Skethway

Porter celebrates his birthday September 21, the eve of the 2019 Emmy Awards; he is currently nominated for Pose.

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Billy Porter Belts Out 'I Will Survive' on The Late Late Show with James Corden by Broadway.com

Billy Porter sure knows how to make a grand entrance. The Tony-winning Kinky Boots star and Emmy-nominated Pose standout did just that on the September 18 episode of The Late Late Show with …

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Stark Sands, Zach Adkins, and More Join 54 SINGS MAROON 5

The 9:30PM concert will feature two-time Tony Award-nominee Stark Sands (Kinky Boots, American Idiot),Zach Adkins (Anastasia), Dan DeLuca (Newsies), Bryan Fenkart (Memphis, Waitress),…

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Teal Wicks, Rachel Potter, Jelani Remy, and More Join Abingdon Theatre Company's 27th Anniversary Season Gala

Joining the gala are Rachel Potter (The Addams Family, Evita), Jelani Remy (Ain't Too Proud, Smokey Joe's Cafe), Christina Sajous (Baby, It's You, Holler If You Hear Me), Carrie St. Louis (R…

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