Thursday, August 16, 2018

‘Pretty Woman’ musical just feels wrong in the #MeToo era by Joe Dziemianowicz

The hooker with the heart of gold is singing a new tune — but it’s the same old icky story. “Pretty Woman: The Musical,” which opened Thursday on Broadway, boasts slick direction and…

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Upcoming Auditions for Kinky Boots, Anastasia, Network, Steel Magnolias, and More by Playbill Staff

Here’s a selection of upcoming auditions in New York City and around the country.

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Dancing with the Stars Champion Mark Ballas Joins Kinky Boots by Mark A. Robinson

Ballroom dance professional Mark Ballas, star of the TV reality hit show Dancing with the Stars, will join the Broadway cast of Kinky Boots in the role of Charlie Price. An Emmy-nominated, M…

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JERSEY BOYS Alum Mark Ballas Will Strut His Stuff as Charlie in KINKY BOOTS by BroadwayWorld

Kinky Bootsannounce today that Emmy-nominated and two-time Dancing with the Stars champion Mark Ballas will take over the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical beginning …

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Mark Ballas to Join Broadway's High-Heeled Hit Kinky Boots by Andy Lefkowitz

Dancing with the Stars champ and former Broadway.com vlogger Mark Ballas will take over the role of Charlie Price in the Tony-winning musical Kinky Boots at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre beginni…

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Dancing With the Stars Champ Mark Ballas Will Join Cast of Broadway’s Kinky Boots by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Enjoy the End of Summer With Discounts to 15 Broadway Shows by Shoshy Ciment

Anastasia, Kinky Boots, Straight White Men, and more—now at a discounted rate!

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Rod Stewart and Cyndi Lauper at Madison Square Garden, New York by Blouin Artinfo

Rod Stewart along with Special Guest Cyndi Lauper will be in concert at New York’s Madison Square Garden on August 7. This is definitely one show you wouldn’t want to miss. Two great sin…

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Abby Mueller Reprises Her Turn as Carole King in Beautiful by Andy Lefkowitz

Former Beautiful: The Carole King Musical star Abby Mueller steps back into the title role of the hit tuner beginning on August 7. Mueller replaces Melissa Benoist, who gave her final perfor…

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Monday, August 6, 2018

How to Win a Walk-On Role in Kinky Boots, Tickets to Mean Girls, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

Prizeo launches its first Broadway Collection of prizes to benefit worthy causes.

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Thursday, August 2, 2018

Tony Winner Billy Porter Will Appear in Season Eight of American Horror Story by Eric King

Looks like Billy Porter is adding another Ryan Murphy credit to his resume. After starring in Murphy's POSE on FX, in which he plays the fierce ball emcee Pray Tell, Porter announced on …

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Photo Flash: American Idol's David Cook Struts Back Into Broadway's KINKY BOOTS by BroadwayWorld

David Cook'American Idol' Winner, 7th Season has returned to the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots at theAl HirschfeldTheatre 302 West 45th Street He will…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Pure Imagination! Noah Weisberg Will Star in the National Tour of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Ryan Gilbert

Who can take a sunrise, sprinkle it with dew, cover it with chocolate and a miracle or two? This candy-tastic cast can! Noah Weisberg (Broadway's Legally Blonde, South Pacific, Elf) will…

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Watch David Cook’s Pre-Show Ritual Backstage at Kinky Boots by Ruthie Fierberg

How does the former American Idol singer get ready to play Charlie Price?

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Photo Coverage: THE BAND'S VISIT, COME FROM AWAY, KINKY BOOTS and More Take the Stage at Broadway in Bryant Park by Genevieve Rafter Keddy

Broadway in Bryant Park is back The 2018 program will bring the best of Broadway together for free performances for six consecutive weeks through Thursday, August 16. New Yorkers and visitor…

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See The Cast of The Band’s Visit and More at Broadway in Bryant Park by Marc J. Franklin

Come From Away, Kinky Boots, and This Ain’t No Disco also performed at the free summer concert series in Manhattan.

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Watch LIVE: THE BAND'S VISIT, COME FROM AWAY, And More Perform In Bryant Park! by BroadwayWorld

This week's performers will include Come From Away Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Alex Finke, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall, Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Pearl Sun, Ast…

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Katrina Lenk, Ari'el Stachel, Chilina Kennedy & More Will Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park Today! by BroadwayWorld

This week's performers will include Come From Away Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Alex Finke, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall, Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Pearl Sun, Ast…

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Revisiting two musicals: All change on the Strand for Dreamgirls & Kinky Boots by Ian Foster

Come mid-January, the Strand will look a fair bit different for theatregoers as both Kinky Boots and Dreamgirls have posted advance closing notices, leaving the Adelphi and the Savoy respect…

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Shrapnel Theater’s “Silk Road (How to Buy Drugs Online)” Opens at Trafalgar Studios by Blouin Artinfo

Shrapnel Theater recently announced the return of Alex Oates’ “Silk Road (How to Buy Drugs Online),” the first production to be funded through the crypto currency Bitcoin. The play wil…

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THE BAND'S VISIT, KINKY BOOTS, and COME FROM AWAY Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park Today! by BroadwayWorld

This week's performers will include Come From Away Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Alex Finke, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall, Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Pearl Sun, Ast…

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Katrina Lenk, Ari'el Stachel, Chilina Kennedy & More Will Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park This Week! by BroadwayWorld

This week's performers will include Come From Away Petrina Bromley, Geno Carr, Alex Finke, De'Lon Grant, Joel Hatch, Tony LePage, Lee MacDougall, Julie Reiber, Caesar Samayoa, Pearl Sun, Ast…

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The Band’s Visit Tony Winners Katrina Lenk and Ari’el Stachel Set for Broadway in Bryant Park by Andrew Gans

The free concert will also feature cast members from Come From Away, Kinky Boots, and This Ain't No Disco.

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Abby Mueller Will Return to Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Former Beautiful: The Carole King Musical star Abby Mueller will step back into the title role of the hit tuner beginning on August 7. Mueller will replace current star Melissa Benoist, who …

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Sunday, July 22, 2018

Photo Flash: Cyndi Lauper Joins Panic! At The Disco on Stage For a KINKY BOOTS Reunion by BroadwayWorld

Grammy-nominated band Panic At The Disco was joined on stage by famed singer Cyndi Lauper at NYCB Live in Uniondale, NY on Friday night. Together, they performed a rendition of her iconic hi…

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Friday, July 20, 2018

Summer TV Standouts Billy Porter and Mj Rodriguez on Staying True to Yourself and the Power of Pose by Paul Wontorek

While TV mastermind Ryan Murphy made his Broadway producing debut with The Boys in the Band and the just-closed Angels in America revival took audiences back to the tragic heart of the AIDS …

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Charlie's Back! David Cook Returns to KINKY BOOTS Tonight by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previousuly reported,David Cook 'American Idol' Winner, 7th Season will return to the role of 'Charlie Price' in the Tony Award-winning musical Kinky Boots at the Al Hirschf…

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American Idol Winner David Cook Returns to Broadway's Kinky Boots by Andy Lefkowitz

David Cook is strapping on his boots yet again! The American Idol winner—who made his Broadway debut in April as Charlie Price in Kinky Boots—returns to the Tony-winning musical …

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American Idol Winner David Cook Returns to Broadway’s Kinky Boots July 17 by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

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Monday, July 16, 2018