Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with New Musical GROUNDHOG DAY by Marianka Swain

Artistic Director of The Old Vic Matthew Warchus, composer and lyricist Tim Minchin, choreographer Peter Darling, and designer Rob Howell, four of the creators of the international musical s…

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Monday, June 27, 2016

Sophia Gennusa, Mitchell Sink & More to Star in CAMP ROLLING HILLS at NYMF by BroadwayWorld

The New York Musical Festival and Camp Rolling Hills Musical, LLC Center Stage Theatre Company's have announced that Sophia Gennusa Doctor Zhivago, Matilda - Tony Honors for Excellence in Th…

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Saturday, June 25, 2016

Matilda The Musical to play Adelaide by Arts Review

Following the announcement of the 2016 Helpmann Award Nominations and news that the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Australian Production of Matilda The Musical has received a record thirteen …

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Photo Flash: MATILDA, CHICAGO, and More Casts Take Saturday Intermission Pics! by BroadwayWorld

It's Saturday, and that means it's time for what has become one of the theatre community's most beloved traditions- BroadwayWorld's 'Saturday Intermission Pics' roundup Today's edition featu…

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Matilda the Musical is heading to Adelaide! by Cassie Tongue

Adelaide, you’re in luck. Following the announcement of the 2016 Helpmann Award nominations, which the production dominated with a record of thirteen, it has been announced that Matil…

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Brisbane Artists Nominees for Helpmann Awards. by Jemma Lanyon

The 2016 Helpmann Award Nominees were announced on Monday with simultaneous events in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, and Perth. With Tim Minchin’s musical Matilda garnering th…

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Five of the best... theatre shows by Lyn Gardner

Our Ladies Of Perpetual Succour | The Flying Lovers Of Vitebsk | Matilda The Musical | Cuttin’ It | The AlchemistHeading to the National Theatre in August, Lee Hall’s adaptation of Alan …

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Tim Minchin and Matilda cast to perform at Proms in the Park by Matthew Hemley

Tim Minchin and the cast of West End musical Matilda will take part in this year’s BBC Proms in the Park. The

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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

New York’s MSR Recording Studio Will Close by Adam Hetrick

The Broadway cast albums of Matilda, Porgy & Bess with Audra McDonald and On the Century with Kristin Chenoweth were recorded there.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

FROM DOWN UNDER: Matilda dominates 2016 Helpmann Nominations by Simon Parris

Highly original import Matilda swept the music theatre categories with twelve nominations, including James Millar as Miss Trunchbull, Tim Minchin for Original Score, and all eight Sydney and…

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Monday, June 20, 2016

MATILDA Leads the Pack in Australia's Helpmann Award Nominations by BroadwayWorld

The countdown to the 16thAnnualHelpmannAwards is on, following tonight's announcement of the 2016HelpmannAward Nominees.

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Sunday, June 19, 2016

Matilda’s Allison Case and Her Wife Feel Grateful This Pride by Whitney Spaner

The couple reflects on the “lovefest” that was their wedding and the Hair cast member that brought this unlikely pair together.

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Saturday, June 18, 2016

STAGE TUBE: MATILDA's Zaris-Angel Hator Sings 'Naughty' at West End Live by Stage Tube

This weekend, the casts of more than 30 West End shows perform for free in Trafalgar Square WEST END LIVE 2016 takes place today, 18 June 11am-6pm and tomorrow, 19 June 12pm-6pm. One of toda…

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Tim Minchin Q&A – as it happened by Nancy Groves and Sian Cain

Comedian, songwriter, the man behind Matilda the Musical and soon-to-be-published poet – Tim Minchin can turn his hand to most things. He came in to answer your questions about Dahl, femi…

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Watch "Fiddler," "Fun Home," "Phantom," "Matilda" and More Perform at Stars in the Alley by Playbill Video

The annual Stars in the Alley concert is held in Times Square’s Shubert Alley and celebrates the end of the Broadway season. This year, cast members from "Fiddler on the Roof" (including T…

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BWW TV: The Kids of MATILDA Trade the Shubert Theatre for Shubert Alley! by BroadwayWorld TV

STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, took place just last week in Shubert Alley. Hosted by Tony nominee Sean Hayes and Mo Rocca, Broadway's best once again turned out for the an…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

A Magical West End Return for Michael Crawford in THE GO-BETWEEN

It’s been a wonderful season for theatre on both sides of the pond. This year Broadway displayed one of the best and most varied ones since our ‘little’ web site, BroadwayW…

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Casts of MATILDA & DIARY OF A WIMPY KID Take Part in SLAM ALS Social Media Campaign by BroadwayWorld

Broadway is ready to SLAM ALS Launched during ALS Awareness Month, the social media campaign benefitsProject ALS and encourages everyone to show how they'd slam this neurodegenerative diseas…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Bryce Ryness as Miss Trunchbull in MATILDA! by Marissa Sblendorio

MATILDA THE MUSICALwelcomes a new Miss Trunchbull tonight when Bryce Ryness takes over the role of the child-hurling headmistress of Crunchem Hall. Bryce Rynessjoins the Broadway production …

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A Revolting Welcome! Bryce Ryness Begins Performances in Matilda by Lindsey Sullivan

There's a new Trunchbull in town! Bryce Ryness starts performances in Matilda on June 7, succeeding Christopher Sieber, who played his final performance on June 5; Sieber is set to move …

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Watch Fiddler, Fun Home, Phantom, Matilda and More Perform at Stars in the Alley

The annual Stars in the Alley concert is held in Times Square\u2019s Shubert Alley and celebrates the end of the Broadway season. This year, cast members from Fiddler on the Roof (including …

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New Miss Trunchbull Takes Charge of Broadway’s Matilda by Adam Hetrick

Bryce Ryness steps into the role of the evil school headmistress June 7 at the Shubert Theatre.

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Monday, June 6, 2016

Producer Scott Rudin Withdraws from Groundhog Day Musical by Mark Shenton

It's the latest project from Matilda composer Tim Minchin.

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Stage review: 'Matilda' brings girl power to the Benedum by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

When you hear dark comic thriller, a children’s story isn’t the first thing that comes to mind — unless the source is Roald Dahl, creator of Willy Wonka, “The Witches” and the…

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Photo Coverage: Broadway Shines Bright at STARS IN THE ALLEY! by Walter McBride

STARS IN THE ALLEY, presented by United Airlines, took place just last week in Shubert Alley. Hosted by Tony nominee Sean Hayes and Mo Rocca, Broadway's best once again turned out for the an…

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Film Version of MATILDA Musical to Hit Theaters in 2018? May Feature New Music from Minchin by TV News Desk

A schoolroom full of MATILDA's 'Revolting Children' may hit movie theaters as early as 2018 according to the show's composer, Tim Minchin.

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Tim Minchin reveals Matilda movie could be released in 2018 by Matthew Hemley

Composer Tim Minchin has revealed that a film version of the musical Matilda could be completed by 2018. Minchin also admitted that

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Saturday, June 4, 2016

ON THE SCENE with Randy Rainbow: Catching Up with MATILDA's Little Leading Ladies! by Randy Rainbow

As they explain to Randy Rainbow, 'bigger isn't better.' Thethree leading ladies of Broadway's MATILDA the adorable Ava Briglia, Willow McCarthy, and Aviva Winick may be small, but they've g…

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Friday, June 3, 2016

Christopher Gattelli Joins FROZEN Creative Team; Choreographer Peter Darling Departs Due to Scheduling Conflicts by BroadwayWorld

There is a shake-up in the creative team for Disney's Broadway-bound FROZEN. According to Variety, Tony winner Christopher Gattelli NEWSIES will join as choreographer in place of Peter Darli…

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Michelle Williams on Brooklyn, Kristen Bell and Broadway by Barbara Hoffman

“I wish I was more of a go-getter,” Michelle Williams says, laughing. “I just sort of sit and wait for things to come my way.” So far, plenty’s come her way, from “Dawson’s…

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

'Paramour' Is Dazzling But Corny (Also, 'Drag Race' Casting Gossip!) by Jesse Steinbach

Michael MustoRuPaul's Drag RaceTheater & DanceNightlifenew york cityMichael MustoThe Atherton Twins in Paramour. Photo by Matt Beard. Can a show be kinetically exciting yet dullish…

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