Friday, September 14, 2018

Harriet Harris & Erin Mackey to Star in Broadway-Aimed Musical Adaptation of The Rivals by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented group of Broadway stars have been selected to lead Bristol Riverside Theatre's world premiere musical adaptation of Richard Brinsley Sheridan's classic comedy The Riv…

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Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti, Brought to You by Masterpass by Broadway.com

The fall theater season is here with an abundance of new Broadway offerings. Get ready to fill your calendar with new plays and musicals and exciting revivals. To help get a handle on what&#…

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Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Paul Simon Bows Out, David Byrne, “Heartbreak House” by Mark Beech

Music leads our choice of New York performing arts this week. Paul Simon is playing his last big shows in New York before retiring from touring, while David Byrne is returning to the Forest …

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Celebrate the Season with the 2018 Broadway.com Fall Theater Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti by Broadway.com

The fall theater season is here with an abundance of new Broadway offerings. Get ready to fill your calendar with new plays and musicals and exciting revivals. To help get a handle on w…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Tony Winner Rosemary Harris Joins My Fair Lady on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Harris succeeds Diana Rigg, who played her final performance September 9.

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Brief 9/11: Jennifer Simard Joins MEAN GIRLS, Ryan McCartan Joins WICKED, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories includes tons of new Broadway casting Jennifer Simard will join the cast of Mean Girls, Ryan McCartan joins Wicked, and Rosemary Harris joins M…

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Rosemary Harris Takes Over as 'Mrs. Higgins' in MY FAIR LADY Today by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award winner Rosemary Harris will return to the Broadway stage when she assumes the role of Mrs. Higgins in its award-winning production of Lerner amp Loewe's My Fair Lady, directed by …

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Rosemary Harris Returns to Broadway in My Fair Lady by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning actress Rosemary Harris joins the company of Lincoln Center Theater's acclaimed My Fair Lady revival on September 11. Harris assumes the role of Mrs. Higgins, replacing orig…

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Monday, September 10, 2018

Feinstein's/54 Below Will Celebrate Dame Julie Andrews This Sunday by BroadwayWorld

FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW,Broadway's Supper Club, presents54 Celebrates Dame Julie Andrewson Sunday, September 16.What do A Spoonful of Sugar,' Do-Re-Mi,' I Could Have Danced All Night,' and Ten M…

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Heartbreak House: A Shaw Rarity by Sandi Durell

    Review by Beatrice Williams-Rude   As Joe Papp was to Shakespeare, Jose Quintero to Eugene O’Neill, David Staller is to George Bernard Shaw. David Staller is the best thing …

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - September 10th - Head Over Heels and Play That Goes Wrong Top Growth! by Jeff Vizcaino

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Head Over Heels 1.79, Anastasia 0.98, Mean Girls 0.87, My Fair Lady 0.85 and Gettin' The Band Back Together 0.79.The top growing current Broadw…

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Bobby Conte Thornton, Samantha Massell, Storm Lever, and More Will Celebrate Dame Julie Andrews at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

What do 'A Spoonful of Sugar,' 'Do-Re-Mi,' 'I Could Have Danced All Night,' and 'Ten Minutes Ago' have in common Why Dame Julie Andrews of course Over the course of her practically perfect s…

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Top New York Performing Arts This Week: Ringo Starr to Last-Chance “Carousel” by Mark Beech

New York’s autumn theater season adds another two shows this week: “Girl From the North Country,” Conor McPherson’s play with Bob Dylan music, and pool-room saga “The Nap.” They …

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Photo Flash: Cast Members of CAROUSEL and MY FAIR LADY Perform For Seniors at the Actors Fund Home by BroadwayWorld

Cast members of current revivals of shows from Broadway's Golden Age performed for former entertainment professionals at the Actors Fund Home in Englewood, New Jersey on Sunday, August 19th.

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - September 4th - Gettin' The Band Back Together and The Play That Goes Wrong Top Growth! by BroadwayWorld

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Pretty Woman 20.57, Gettin' The Band Back Together 14.63, Head Over Heels 6.00, My Fair Lady 4.42 and The Band's Visit 2.25. The top growing cu…

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Friday, August 31, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Major Play Debuts, Laura Pausini, Sun Ra, Hamilton by Mark Beech

This week, New York has two significant plays making their debuts: Theresa Rebeck’s new comedy “Bernhardt/Hamlet” and “The True,” Sharr White’s political satire.Meanwhile, music …

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Upcoming Auditions for My Fair Lady, Hamilton, On Your Feet!, Love Never Dies, and More by Playbill Staff

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

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From My Fair Lady to Gigi: 25 Playbills Alan Jay Lerner Brought to Broadway by Hannah Vine

The Tony Award-winning lyricist was born August 31, 1918.

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

#TBT: Playbill: Blood Brothers: February 1994 by JK

I knew when I was going through my Playbill collection looking for a new #TBT subject, I had to include this one!Blood Brothers is one of my all-time favorite shows. I saw it an em…

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Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Before She Joins Broadway’s My Fair Lady, Catch Tony Winner Laura Benanti in Concert by Adam Hetrick

The Tony Award-winning actor has announced her upcoming fall concert dates across the country.

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Monday, August 27, 2018

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - August 27th - Pretty Woman Tops Growth For Second Week! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Pretty Woman 20.57, Gettin' The Band Back Together 14.63, Head Over Heels 6.00, My Fair Lady 4.42 and The Band's Visit 2.25. The top growing cu…

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Will Broadway musicals dominate the West End in 2019?: Mark Shenton offers his round-up of the week ahead in London & New York by Mark Shenton

Mark Shenton offers a wrap-up of news from the West End, Broadway and Edinburgh, including the West End transfer of Waitress, Edward Hall saying farewell to Hampstead Theatre and Laura Benan…

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Sunday, August 26, 2018

This Week on Broadway for August 26, 2018: Pretty Woman and Upcoming Fall Shows by James Marino

Peter Filichia, Jena Tesse Fox, and James Marino review Pretty Woman: The Musical, Hairspray @ The Argyle Theatre, The Rhino Theater’s The Emperor’s New Clothes (Ahrens & Fl…

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Top New York Stage This Week: Revived “Band’s Visit,” Autumn Lookahead by Mark Beech

The new fall season looms in New York, with a lot to look forward to, including three shows that were big hits in London: “Girl From the North Country,” with Bob Dylan songs; Jez Butterw…

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Friday, August 24, 2018

Laura Benanti Is the New Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady, and Broadway Twitter Had the Best Reaction Ever

Broadway reacts to Tony winner Laura Benanti realizing her lifelong dream of starring in My Fair Lady on Broadway.

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Laura Benanti to Join Cast of ‘My Fair Lady’ by Matthew Wexler

The Tony Award-winning actress steps into the role on October 23.

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Brief 8/24: Laura Benanti Talks MY FAIR LADY, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories Laura Benanti discusses her thoughts on My Fair Lady ahead of joining the cast, and more

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Laura Benanti to replace Lauren Ambrose in ‘My Fair Lady’ on Broadway by Deadline

Ambrose’s final "My Fair Lady" performance will be Sunday, Oct. 21.

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Laura Benanti to Join My Fair Lady by Mark A. Robinson

Tony-winning actress Laura Benanti, known for critically acclaimed work in such productions as Nine, Into the Woods, Gypsy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, and She Loves Me, has f…

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Broadway: Oscar Winner Cuba Gooding Jr. Coming to “Chicago,” Beloved Tony Winner Laura Benanti is “My Fair Lady” by Roger Friedman

The fall season on Broadway just got a lot more exciting. Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. is joining “Chicago” on October 6th Categories: Featured Theater(Read more...)

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BWW Exclusive: Laura Benanti on MY FAIR LADY: 'I've Been Singing It Since I was 4 Years Old' by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld checked in with Benanti, who exclusively told us 'I have been singing 'I Could Have Danced All Night'since I was 4 years old. That I will get to play this role on Broadway, in …

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