Friday, July 31, 2020

Call Answered: Rebecca Robbins: Singer, Actress, Cancer Survivor by Adam Rothenberg

Rebecca Robbins is a singer, actress, and cancer survivor. Four months after making her Broadway debut she was diagnosed with Stage II Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Her story of strength inspired m…

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Cameron Mackintosh Determined to Bring London's The Phantom of the Opera Back After 'Permanently' Shutting Down by Lindsey Sullivan

In an article for Evening Standard, producer Cameron Mackintosh offered his view on the state of the theater industry in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. As previously announced, t…

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Layton Williams, Shan Ako, John Owen-Jones, and Sophie Evans to play drive-in musical concerts this summer!

Following yesterday's exciting news that London theatre stars Aimie Atkinson (Pretty Woman), Bronte Barbe (The Wild Party), Danielle Steers (SIX The Musical), Lucie Jones (Waitress), a…

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Wednesday, July 8, 2020

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Glen Facey by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo We have a quick chat with Glen Facey about his career, inspirations and his journey to the stage of London's Prince Edward Theatre in Mary Poppins. This post THROWBACK THURSD…

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Monday, July 6, 2020

Arts Venues Across the U.K. to Receive Government Emergency Support Package by Lindsey Sullivan

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has theaters shut down across the world. While many theater makers are exploring creative solutions, in the form of socially distant productions or extensive t…

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Friday, June 19, 2020

New podcast STORYKIDS showcases kid’s stories enacted by Australia’s best performers by Sally Wright

Launched online on 8 June 2020, StoryKids was created by Dual Helpmann Award winner Verity Hunt-Ballard (Mary Poppins) and educator/actor

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Producer Cameron Mackintosh Slams British Government For Offering Theaters No “Practical Support”, Says West End ‘Hamilton’, ‘Phantom Of The by Greg Evans

Blasting the British government for what he says has been “no tangible practical support,” producer Cameron Mackintosh says his company’s West End productions of Hamilton, The Phantom …

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NEWS: Cameron Mackintosh announces West End closures until 2021, starts redundancy consultations by Press Releases

Cameron Mackintosh has delayed the return of his West End productions of Les Misérables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and The Phantom of the Opera until as early as practical in 2021.

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Les Mis and Hamilton shut until 2021 as Cameron Mackintosh starts redundancy process by Chris Wiegand

West End producer also delays Mary Poppins and The Phantom of the Opera as consultation over possible job losses begins Four of London’s most successful stage musicals will not reopen unti…

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Les Miserables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and Phantom will not return until 2021 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Producer Cameron Mackintosh today announced that Les Miserables, Mary Poppins, The Phantom and Hamilton will not return to the West End until 2021. This post Les Miserables, …

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Hamilton, Les Misérables, Phantom & More Delay in the West End Through 2021 by Lindsey Sullivan

West End theaters remain shut down in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. As a result, producer Cameron Mackintosh, his producing partners and Delfont Mackintosh Theatres have announced that…

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London Productions of Hamilton, Mary Poppins, More Won’t Reopen Before 2021 by Dan Meyer

Cameron Mackintosh Limited and the shows’ producing teams will keep all of their shows closed for the rest of 2020.

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Les Misérables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and The Phantom of the Opera won’t reopen in the West End before 2021 by Sean McLoughlin

It is being reported that Sir Cameron Mackintosh is currently in consultation over possible redundancies for all employees on his

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Return of HAMILTON, LES MIS, PHANTOM, and MARY POPPINS Delayed Until 2021

Cameron Mackintosh, his producing partners and Delfont Mackintosh Theatres have made the decision to delay the return of their productions of Les Misérables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and The …

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

New live shows and films announced for The Drive In at Troubadour Meridian Water

The Drive In at Troubadour Meridian Water in London keeps getting more and more exciting! The venue continues to add more films and live shows to its performance schedule for its highly an…

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Monday, June 8, 2020

The Muny Postpones 2020 Season Lineup Until Next Year by Lindsey Sullivan

As a result of the coronavirus crisis, the Muny stage will be empty this summer for the first time in over 100 years. The St. Louis theater has postponed its previously announced 2020 lineup…

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Friday, June 5, 2020

At Home with Rebecca Luker Benefit Concert to Include Conversation with Katie Couric by Lindsey Sullivan

Theater fans know what a treat it is to hear the heavenly vocals of three-time Tony nominee Rebecca Luker. The Broadway talent will be in the spotlight for the benefit At Home with Rebecca L…

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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Nicolas Dromard and Desirée Davar Are Back With SUPERHEROES IN LOVE: LIVING ROOM CONCERT #2

Nicolas Dromard and Desirée Davar are back by popular demand to bring 'Superheroes in Love: Living Room Concert #2' to your streaming devices! Known for their roles in Jersey Boys, Mary Pop…

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Monday, May 18, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Find the Fun with A 'Spoonful' of MARY POPPINS

We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to…

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Sunday, May 17, 2020

Get Inspiration for New Activities from This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Broadway might be canceled, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. This week, Paige …

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Thursday, May 7, 2020

Disney On Broadway to Host MARY POPPINS Dance Workshop on Instagram Live

Tune in on Monday for an active dance workshop inspired by the hit Broadway Musical Mary Poppins led by Disney Teaching Artist, Lauren Chapman,

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Musicals Dominating Tehran’s Theaters: The Box Office’s Popular Trend by Niloofar Mohtadi

A look at ongoing productions on Tehran’s stages shows a growing interest in box office hit musicals like Les Misérables and Mary Poppins, and the remarkable presence of celebrities in th…

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Amid pandemic, the Muny unveils plans for a delayed, shortened season of theater by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Both "Sweeney Todd" and "Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins" will be postponed until next summer.

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St. Louis Muny Postpones Productions of Sweeney Todd and Mary Poppins by Andrew Gans

The outdoor venue is currently planning to launch its summer season in July.

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Saturday, April 25, 2020

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Releases 'A Spoonful of Clorox' MARY POPPINS Parody

Randy Rainbow is back with his latest hilarious song parody. He's taking on Trump once again with A Spoonful of Clorox, a parody of A Spoonful of Sugar from Mary Poppins.

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Mary Poppins musical FAQ: Your practically perfect guide to this spoonful of West End sugar!

Mary Poppins The Musical is just on a jolly holiday right now, but the popular musical will return to the London stage faster than you can say 'chim chim cher-ee'! In the meantime, here …

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

Call Answered: Helena Marie: Working in a COVID19 Hollywood, "My Perfect Landing", "His Fatal Fixation" & "Matchmaker Mysteries: A Killer Engageme by Adam Rothenberg

Helena Marie is an award-winning actress based out of Canada. She is currently starring in the Family Channel’s My Perfect Landing, about a family of gymnasts who struggle with a life-chan…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

VIDEO: Little Big Town Performs 'A Spoonful of Sugar' for the THE DISNEY FAMILY SINGALONG

Check out country stars Little Big Town performing the Mary Poppins classic, 'A Spoonful of Sugar' with help from their kids as part of the the one-hour television special, 'The Disney Fami…

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Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Nicolas Dromard and Desirée Davar Present SUPERHEROES IN LOVE Live From Their Living Room

Nicolas Dromard and Desiree Davar join forces to bring 'Superheroes in Love Live from their Living Room' to your streaming devices! Known for their roles in Jersey Boys, Mary Poppins, Wicked…

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In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and …

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Friday, April 10, 2020

VIDEO: The Early Night Show With Joshua Turchin Releases New Episode

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition (Corona Cabaret) continues with the release of a new episode featuring special guests: Noah Baird (Matilda, A Christmas Story, A Chr…

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