Thursday, July 11, 2019

Neil Simon Theatre Marquee Lights to Be Dimmed in Memory of Annie Creator Martin Charnin by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway League has announced the dimming of the Neil Simon Theatre's marquee lights on July 12 at 7:45pm in memory of Martin Charnin, who passed away on July 6 at age 84. The Neil Simon…

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Marquee Lights At Theatrical Home Of ‘Annie’ To Be Dimmed For Co-Creator Martin Charnin by Greg Evans

The lights at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre will be dimmed tomorrow night in memory of Annie lyricist and director Martin Charnin, whose smash musical premiered at the theater in 1977. The…

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Neil Simon Theatre Will Dim Lights for Martin Charnin

The Broadway community mourns the loss of Writer, Composer, Lyricist, Director, and Performer Martin Charnin, who passed away on July 6, 2019 at age 84. To commemorate his life and work, th…

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Broadway's Neil Simon Theatre to Dim Lights for Martin Charnin by Ryan McPhee

The Tony- and Emmy-winning Annie writer died July 6 at 84.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Broadway's The Cher Show sets closing date for August by Maureen Lee Lenker

Do you believe in Broadway after The Cher Show? You’re gonna have to because the musical, which traces the life of recording icon Cher and features her most beloved songs, has set its clo…

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The Beat Goes On! The Cher Show Will Launch a National Tour in Fall 2020 by Ryan Gilbert

You haven't seen the last of her! The new Broadway jukebox musical The Cher Show will launch a national tour in October 2020. The traveling production will kickoff in Rochester, NY, before h…

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The Cher Show Sets Final Performance Date on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Cher Show, the flashy new Broadway bio-musical about the life of the Oscar-winning music legend, has scheduled a final performance date of August 18 at the Neil Simon Theatre. The pr…

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‘The Cher Show’ will end its run in August by Caitlin Huston

“The Cher Show” will play its final show on Broadway on Aug. 18. When it closes, the show will have played 34 preview and 296 regular performances at the Neil Simon Theatre. The closing …

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The Cher Show Sets Broadway Closing Date by Adam Hetrick

The musical about the pop icon opened December 3, 2018, at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Jeremy Pope and Danielle Brooks Are Besties and More Stories From the Theatre World Awards by Dan Meyer

Funny, touching, and illuminating stories from the 75th ceremony honoring outstanding debut performances, held June 3 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Celia Keenan-Bolger, Ruthie Ann Miles and More to Present at Theatre World Awards by BroadwayWorld

The Theatre World Awards will celebrate the 2019 Theatre World Award Honorees, the 7th Annual John Willis Award for Lifetime Achievement in Theatre Honoree Nathan Lane, and the 11th Annual D…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Photo Coverage: Inside THE CHER SHOW's Cast Album Signing and Performance at Barnes and Noble by Walter McBride

The Cher Show, the three-time Tony nominated new hit bio musical currently playing on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre, celebrated the release of their Original Cast Recording with an in-s…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Beat Goes On! See Stephanie J. Block & More Celebrate Cast Recording at Barnes & Noble by

The cast of The Cher Show celebrated its original Broadway cast recording by giving a special performance at Barnes and Noble on May 14. Led by Tony nominee Stephanie J. Block, the show's st…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

All My Sons Standout Hampton Fluker to Receive Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

The Theatre World Awards board of directors has announced that actor Hampton Fluker will receive the 11th Annual Dorothy Loudon Award for Excellence in the Theater at the 75th Annual Theatr…

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All My Sons’ Hampton Fluker Named Theatre World Awards’ 2019 Dorothy Loudon Award Recipient by Ryan McPhee

The 75th annual ceremony will take place June 3 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Friday, May 3, 2019

Tony Nominee Stephanie J. Block & Cher Show Co-Stars Perform 'Song for the Lonely' on Today by

It's been quite the week for Broadway. In addition the announcement of 2019 Tony nominations, NBC's Today has been hosting live performances from a number of hits from the 2018-2019 season. …

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THE CHER SHOW Announces Signing and Performance at B&N by BroadwayWorld

The Cher Show,the three-time Tony nominated new hit bio musical currently playing on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre, will celebrate the retail release of their Original Cast Recording wi…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

The Cher Show's Micaela Diamond on Crying Over Lin-Manuel Miranda, Becoming 'Buddy-Buddy' with Cher & More by Caitlin Moynihan

There have been countless Cher impersonators, impressions and wannabees over the Oscar-winning diva's decades-long career, but only one person can say she made her Broadway debut telling o…

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THE CHER SHOW's Michael Graceffa Takes Over Instagram Tomorrow! by Linnae Medeiros

We've got you babes because The Cher Show's Michael Graceffa is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story tomorrow, April 20th Be sure to tune in to see what goes into a two-show day at th…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Cher Joins Stars of The Cher Show on The Tonight Show for an Epic Pair of Songs by Andy Lefkowitz

NBC's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon made diva dreams come true last night with a special edition devoted to the new Broadway sensation The Cher Show. The musical's title stars, two-…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Step Inside Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre by Marc J. Franklin

Inside the Theatre, the photo feature series that documents Broadway’s historic playhouses, continues with the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Friday, April 5, 2019

The Cher Show Cast Album Is On Its Way by Mark A. Robinson

The bio musical of iconic pop star Cher is currently lighting up Broadway. The Cher Show, housed at Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre, features a book Rick Elice, direction by Jason Moore, and…

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THE CHER SHOW Cast Album Will Be Released Digitally on April 12 by BroadwayWorld

The original cast album to the Broadway hit The Cher Show will be released digitally on Friday, April 12th on Warner Bros. Records with the physical CD album release on Friday, May 10th and …

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Around The U.S.A. in 80 Musicals: Part II: Southeast by JK

Thank you for embracing our new series Around the U.S.A. in 80 Musicals! This week, we move down South to the 14 states (and D.C.) that make up the American Southeast. From Maryland down to…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

The Cher Show's Stephanie J. Block Sings 'If I Could Turn Back Time' on Live with Kelly and Ryan by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony nominee Stephanie J. Block is bringing sass and vocal power to the title role of the new Broadway musical The Cher Show every night at the Neil Simon Theatre. In celebration o…

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Cher Show Stars Micaela Diamond & Jarrod Spector Team Up for 'I Got You Babe' on Today by Andy Lefkowitz

Viewers of NBC's Today were offered a special treat this morning with a performance from the new Broadway sensation The Cher Show. Micaela Diamond, one of three actresses playing Cher, was j…

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Friday, March 1, 2019

You Haven't Seen the Last of Me! The Cher Show Celebrates 100 Performances by Lindsey Sullivan

Do you believe in life after love delicious cake? The cast of The Cher Show does! Stars Teal Wicks, Micaela Diamond, former vlogger Jarrod Spector, Emily Skinner and the rest …

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Cyndi Lauper Sparkles and Shines at The Cher Show by Caitlin Moynihan

Cyndi Lauper with Micaela Diamond, Teal Wicks and Stephanie J. Block (Photos: Jenny Anderson/Getty Images) There's no turning back time because Tony winner Cyndi Lauper (Kinky Boo…

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Sunday, February 3, 2019

Top New York Stage This Week: Philip Glass’s Cool School, Chill Pills by Mark Beech

This week in New York performing arts, the composer Philip Glass brings Laurie Anderson and Bernard Sumner of the band New Order to Carnegie Hall, while Sharon Van Etten plays the Beacon The…

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Getting Into Character with The Cher Show’s Micaela Diamond by Marc J. Franklin

Follow Broadway’s “Babe,” the youngest Cher in the hit bio-musical, through her pre-show routine as she prepares to step out onto the Neil Simon Theatre stage.

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

REVIEW: The Cher Show by JK

Review of the Saturday January 12 evening performance at the Neil Simon Theatre in New York City.  Starring Stephanie J. Block, Teal Wicks, Micaela Diamond, Jarrod Spector, Emily Skinne…

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