Monday, November 11, 2019

VIDEO: NEWSIES' Chaz Wolcott Takes Over Instagram!

We seized the day yesterday thanks to Chaz Wolcott taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story at a two-show day of Arena Stage's production of Newsies! So in case you missed it (or jus…

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Jac Yarrow & Jason Donovan Will Return to Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Standout stars Jac Yarrow and Jason Donovan have signed on to reprise their celebrated turns as Joseph and Pharaoh, respectively, in the upcoming remount of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolo…

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

BWW Readers Tell Us Even More Funny On-Stage Mishaps!

We asked, and you delivered! We recently asked BroadwayWorld readers to name the funniest on-stage mishaps they've either seen on stage or experienced while performing. We received so many h…

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Wednesday, November 6, 2019

See the Stars of Newsies, Aida, The Lion King & More Celebrate 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

A talent-packed lineup of stars performed in Disney on Broadway's Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway concert on November 4. The one-night event, benefitting Broadway Cares/Eq…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

“Young people are rising up to shape the world they want to live in.” Joe Montoya, Crutchie in Newsies by Keith Loria

Newsies, the movie, established a cult following in 1992, with a pre-Dark Knight Christian Bale playing Jack Kelly, a 17-year-old newspaper hawker in New York City who leads the 1899 newsboy…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals For NEWSIES At Arena Stage

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater presents Disney's Tony Award-winning musical Newsies, an inspiring story about kids who fight for what is right at the turn of the century…

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Monday, October 28, 2019

"An Evening With..." Eartha Kitt at The Green Room 42 by Angela Tricarico

by Anna Althiede In the immortal words of Eartha Kitt, “The price we pay for being true to ourselves is worth it.”  Though perhaps best commercially known as the voice behind the enduri…

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

How Casting Newsgirls and Younger Paper Boys Puts Newsies in a Whole New Light by Ruthie Fierberg

The Arena Stage production of the Disney hit delivers the classic musical like you haven’t seen it before.

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Friday, October 25, 2019

VIDEO: Bobby Conte Thornton and Teal Wicks in LAST DAYS OF SUMMER

Performances kicked off last night for the new musical LAST DAYS OF SUMMER, presented by George Street Playhouse and directed by Jeff Calhoun (NEWSIES, GREASE, BIG RIVER). Opening Night is O…

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Read all about it: Why Disney owns the live stage, too by Peter Marks

As the entertainment giant marks 25 years on Broadway, Arena Stage brings back “Newsies.”

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Friday, October 18, 2019

Exclusive: Get A First Look At Teal Wicks, Bobby Conte Thornton, And More In LAST DAYS OF SUMMER

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the new musical LAST DAYS OF SUMMER, presented by George Street Playhouse and directed by Jeff Calhoun (NEWSIES, GREASE, BIG RIVER). LAST DAYS OF SUMMER fea…

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Corey Cott to Perform Benefit Concert for Concordia Conservatory by Adam Hetrick

The Newsies and Bandstand leading man will play the Sommer Center for Worship & the Performing Arts, in Bronxville, New York.

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

#TBT: OBCR: Finding Neverland by JK

The Peter Pan story resonates with me much like Harry Potter resonates with the generations after mine (for the record, I love Harry Potter). And the Peter Pan story has come in many forms, …

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James Monroe Iglehart, Kerry Butler, Andrew Barth Feldman & More Join Disney on Broadway's 25th Anniversary Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

More names have been added to the talent-packed lineup of stars set to perform in Disney on Broadway's upcoming concert Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway. The previously an…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Little Shop's Sketchy Start, the Future of Hercules, New Mermaid Songs & More from Alan Menken on Show People by

Alan Menken with Little Shop stars Tammy Blanchard, Jonathan Groff and Christian Borle (Photo: Emilio Madrid) Composer Alan Menken has won 11 Grammy Awards, eight Academy Awards and a T…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Where Are They Now? Mr. Broadway Update: Jeremy Jordan by JK

Back in October 2011, we highlighted an "up and coming" new talent, Jeremy Jordan as Mr. Broadway (HERE). He had already been in Rock of Ages and West Side Story, and was just finished hea…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Go Inside the First Rehearsal of Arena Stage’s Newsies by Marc J. Franklin

The production of the Disney musical will begin performances in Washington, D.C., at the Mead Center for American Theater November 1.

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Thursday, September 26, 2019

Jelani Alladin, Sierra Boggess & More to Toast Disney on Broadway at 25th Anniversary Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

A star-studded lineup of performers will lend their voices to the songs of Disney on Broadway's hit musicals at the upcoming concert Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway. The …

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Kara Lindsay on Broadway's Baby Boom, Bacon Cravings & Newsies Playdates by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway favorite Kara Lindsay has played many beloved roles on the Great White Way: Glinda in Wicked, Katherine in Newsies and, most recently, Cynthia Weil in Beautiful. Now, the former…

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Monday, September 23, 2019

Jodi Picoult's Bestseller Between the Lines to Debut as Off-Broadway Musical in 2020 by Andy Lefkowitz

Between the Lines, a new musical based on the acclaimed novel by Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer, will make its New York premiere at off-Broadway's Tony Kiser Theater in 20…

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Wednesday, September 18, 2019

DVR Alert: Broadway's NEWSIES To Premiere On Freeform Tomorrow!

Newsies: The Broadway Musical is set to premiere on Freeform tomorrow morning!

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Stark Sands, Zach Adkins, and More Join 54 SINGS MAROON 5

The 9:30PM concert will feature two-time Tony Award-nominee Stark Sands (Kinky Boots, American Idiot),Zach Adkins (Anastasia), Dan DeLuca (Newsies), Bryan Fenkart (Memphis, Waitress),…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Extra, Extra: A Review of Newsies at Paramount Theatre by Noel Schecter

Helmed by Paramount artistic director Jim Corti, this production has plenty to holler about.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Kara Lindsay Returns To Feinstein's/54 Below This Month

Kara Lindsay returns to Feinstein's/54 Below on Monday, September 30 at 9:30pm. You might recognize Kara Lindsay from Broadway roles like Glinda in Wicked, Cynthia Weil in Beautiful, and Kat…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

White Plains Performing Arts Center to Present Newsies, Aida, More in 2019 Fall Season by Logan Culwell-Block

The Westchester venue will also host concerts from Lucie Arnaz and Lanie Kazan.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

12 of the Best Disney Audition Cuts for Males by Performerstuff

12 of the Best Disney Audition Cuts for Males Written by Tiffany Wilkie August 23, 2019 We’ve got you – and your audition- covered with this list of 12 of the best Disney audition…

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Friday, August 23, 2019

Bullying the Broadway Community by Mo Brady

by Mo Brady and Angela Tricarico Lara Spencer The theater comm…

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Teal Wicks and Bobby Conte Thornton to Lead George Street's LAST DAYS OF SUMMER

Last Days of Summera?"a new musical based on the best-selling novel by Steve Klugera?"will kick off the landmark 2019/20 season at George Street Playhouse. This highly anticipated production…

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Last Days of Summer at George Street Playhouse by Stagelight

New Musical Helmed by Broadway’s Newsies Director at George Street Playhouse to Feature Stars of The Cher Show, A Bronx Tale

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Thursday, August 22, 2019

Celebrating 25 Magical Years of Disney on Broadway Concert to Benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS by Adam Hetrick

The one-night-only concert at the New Amsterdam Theatre will feature songs from Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, The Lion King, Newsies, and more.

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In A Parallel Universe, The Onion Imagines Football Programs Jealous Of Funding For Theatre by Artsjournal

“I understand that this is a live-theater town. Parents move to this school district just to get their kids in front of a director to potentially get cast as Meg. The JV boys haven’t had…

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