Thursday, May 24, 2018

Backstage at Mean Girls with Erika Henningsen, Episode 8: Finale! by

Mean Girls star Erika Henningsen ends her vlog with a Yanny vs. Laurel debate, an epic listening party and more.

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Once On This Island's Alex Newell to Host 2018 Stars in the Alley; Katharine McPhee, Melissa Benoist Set to Perform by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway League has announced that Once On This Island standout Alex Newell will host the annual free outdoor concert Stars in the Alley. Additionally, Dear Evan Hansen's Alex Boniel…

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Opinion: Small musicals punch above their weight by Janice C. Simpson

Even before it got to Broadway, people were predicting that “The Band’s Visit” would win the Tony Award for Best Musical. And, indeed it is this year’s front-runner, …

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

BWW TV: From Classroom to Stage: Meet Tony Nominees Grey Henson & Jamie deRoy! by BroadwayWorld TV

Below, meet CMU alumni and 2018Tony nominees Grey Henson Best Performance by a Featured Actor in a Musical for Mean Girls and Jamie deRoy producer of Tony nominated showsAngels In America, T…

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MEAN GIRLS Tour to Launch from Buffalo in Fall 2019 by BroadwayWorld

Mean Girls will launch a National Tour in the Fall of 2019 beginning at Shea's Buffalo Theatre. The show will also tech and rehearse at Shea's in the weeks preceding public performances. Mea…

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LOGOS: Disney's Frozen by JK

Shortly after they announced that a musical version of Disney's Frozen was coming to the stage, the powers that be came up with several possibilities.  (You can see all o…

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Ashley Park and Grey Henson Recreate Casey Nicholaw's Choreography From Spamalot to Mean Girls by Playbill Staff

Watch the Mean Girls Tony Award nominees celebrate their Tony-winning director-choreographer.

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5 Stars Who Inspire Grey Henson’s Damian in Mean Girls on Broadway by Ruthie Fierberg

The 2018 Tony nominee opens up about the inspirations behind his scene-stealing character.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

The Show: Casey Nicholaw, Scott Pask & Gregg Barnes on Creating the Sleek World of Mean Girls by

The creators of Mean Girls discuss making a musical as sleek as the Plastics.

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Review: The Coastal Cohorts Bring a Carolina Breeze to the Big Apple by Megan Wrappe

By Megan Wrappe, Contributing Writer, May 22, 2018 Many say that New York City is the greatest city in the world, and for some maybe it is. But if you haven’t traveled below the Mason-Dixo…

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Exclusive Portraits of Idina Menzel, Norbert Leo Butz & More at the Drama League Awards by

The 84th annual Drama League Awards ceremony took place on May 18 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, and boy, was the event star-studded. As previously announced, Mean Girls stars Ashley …

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Ensemble, Assemble! See the Winners and Nominees at the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by

Honoring the best of dance in the 2017-2018 theater and film seasons, the Chita Rivera Awards named winners May 20 during a ceremony at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. …

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Show-Stopping Numbers of the 2017-2018 Broadway Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Five, six, seven, eight! It's a new week, Broadway fans, and we're getting even closer to Broadway's biggest night. On Friday, we asked you to rank your favorite show-stopping mu…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - May 21st - SUMMER and HARRY POTTER Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Summer 7.73, Mean Girls 3.99, My Fair Lady 3.43, Carousel 2.58 and Escape to Margaritaville 2.23. The top growing current Broadway plays were C…

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Summer, The Greatest Showman & More Win 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Kick up your heels! Winners have been announced for the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance during the 2017-2018 theater and film seasons. Winners include Summer: The Donna …

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Ariana DeBose, Tony Yazbeck, and More Recipients of 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by Olivia Clement

Carousel and Mean Girls tied for Outstanding Ensemble at the annual celebration of dance and choreography.

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VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony! Day 9- Casey Nicholaw Shows Off with THE DROWSY CHAPERONE by Alexa Criscitiello

On Day 8 of 30 Days of Tony we celebrate the man behind Mean Girls, Casey Nicholaw, who is nominated this year for Best Direction of a Musical and Best Choreography

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Watch Tina Fey Try to Pull a Lin-Manuel Miranda & Step Into Mean Girls on Saturday Night Live by Lindsey Sullivan

Lin-Manuel Miranda received Tony nominations for his performances in both In the Heights and Hamilton. Sara Bareilles thrilled audiences when she took on the leading role in Waitress. So, wh…

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Tina Fey Tries to Join Her Mean Girls Musical (to Cataclysmic Effect) in Saturday Night Live Sketch by Ryan McPhee

The show’s Tony-nominated book writer returned to the NBC series as host May 19.

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VIDEO: Tina Fey Tries to Join MEAN GIRLS on Broadway in Saturday Night Live Sketch by Stage Tube

Tony nomineeTina Fey hosted the hilariousseason finale of Saturday Night Live last night and as we reported, we also got an appearance from the cast of Mean Girls in a new digital short. Wat…

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Friday, May 18, 2018

DVR Alert: Will MEAN GIRLS Appear Alongside Tina Fey on SNL? by BroadwayWorld

Tony nominee Tina Fey will host the season finale of Saturday Night Live tomorrow, but does that mean that we can expect a nod to her new Broadway show A source tells us that we just might j…

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The Show: Frozen's Songwriters Make Music, Mean Girls' Designers School Us & More by

We chat with Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez about Frozen, talk with SpongeBob SquarePants and My Fair Lady choreographer Christopher Gattelli and more. Plus, Travesites Tony nominee…

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Odds & Ends: Fetch the Mean Girls Cast Album Today & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Fetch the Mean Girls Cast Album Today The original cast recording of the new Broadway musical Mean Girls was released digit…

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Glenda Jackson Wins Drama League Distinguished Performance Award; Band's Visit, Cursed Child Also Triumph by Andy Lefkowitz

Glenda Jackson, Tony-nominated star of Edward Albee's Three Tall Women, was named the winner of the Drama League's Distinguished Performance Award at the 84th annual Drama League Awa…

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BWW Live Will Chat with MEAN GIRLS Stars Kyle Selig & Cheech Manohar Today at 5:30! by BroadwayWorld

On Friday, May 18, 530pm EST BroadwayWorld's Steve Schonberg is getting up close and personal with the nice guys of Mean Girls, Kyle Selig and Cheech Manohar Don't forget to tune in to our o…

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