Friday, September 20, 2019

Beetlejuice Standout Ramone Owens Tried Horticulture Before Discovering Dance by Caitlin Moynihan

Ramone Owens Beeltejuice ensemble member Ramone Owens says musical theater has always been an important part of his life. "I joined the drama club in sixth grade and had a blast," he sai…

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Teal Wicks, Rachel Potter, Jelani Remy, and More Join Abingdon Theatre Company's 27th Anniversary Season Gala

Joining the gala are Rachel Potter (The Addams Family, Evita), Jelani Remy (Ain't Too Proud, Smokey Joe's Cafe), Christina Sajous (Baby, It's You, Holler If You Hear Me), Carrie St. Louis (R…

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Monday, September 16, 2019

Photo Flashback: Remembering Phyllis Newman

As BroadwayWorld sadly reported yesterday, stage star Phyllis Newman passed away yesterday, September 15, at the age of 86. Newman got her start in show business at 4 years old imitating Car…

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Phyllis Newman, Tony-Winning Broadway Legend, Dies at 86 by Andy Lefkowitz

Phyllis Newman, a Tony-winning actress who became equally known for raising millions of dollars for women struggling with health issues, died on September 15 at home in Manhattan, accordi…

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Tony winner Phyllis Newman has died at 86 by Rachel Yang

Phyllis Newman, who won a Tony Award for Subways Are for Sleeping, has died at 86. Deadline first reported the news. Her son, Vogue theater critic Adam Green, confirmed his mother’s deat…

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Sunday, September 1, 2019

On the Town With Orpheus and LBJ! 5 Must-Do Events for the Week of September 2 to 8 by Kathy Henderson

A president, a magician, a theater legend and a fan favorite kick off the fall season on NYC stages this week. Here are our top five events for the week of September 2 through 8. MONDAY, …

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Monday, August 26, 2019

ON THE TOWN with CHIP DEFFAA, August 26th 2019 by Chip Deffaa, Editor-At-Large

I'm stunned and saddened by the passing of one of the best music directors I've known--and one of the nicest gentlemen-- Hubert Tex Arnold. He died suddenly, unexpectedly of a brain aneurism…

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Miriam-Teak Lee’s &Juliet video diary: Part 2 by Miriam-Teak Lee

In 2017, Miriam-Teak Lee won The Stage Debut Award for best actress in a musical for her performance in On the Town

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Odds & Ends: Tony Yazbeck to Lead Starry Readings of New Musical Valentino & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Tony Yazbeck to Lead Starry Readings of New Musical Valentino Tony Yazbeck, the fancy-footed Tony nominee known for his turns in…

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Tony Yazbeck Will Lead Industry Readings of New Musical VALENTINO

Curtis Howard will present two private industry readings of VALENTINO, a new musical featuring a book and lyrics by Douglas J. Cohen (No Way to Treat a Lady) and music by Howard Marren (Para…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Jay Armstrong Johnson, Taylor Iman Jones & More Prepare for the World Premiere Musical Scotland, PA by Caitlin Moynihan

The cult 2001 film Scotland, PA is getting the musical treatment and the cast and creative team got together on August 14 to celebrate ahead of their October 23 opening night. With an origin…

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Monday, August 12, 2019

Oklahoma! Standout Will Brill, Oscar Nominee Marsha Mason and More Set for This Week's Broadway.com #LiveAtFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

To Kill a Mockingbird's Will Pullen, Oscar Nominee Marsha Mason and More Set for This Week's Broadway.com #LiveAtFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Miriam-Teak Lee’s &Juliet video diary: Part 1 by Miriam-Teak Lee

In 2017, Miriam-Teak Lee won The Stage Debut Award for best actress in a musical for her performance in On the Town

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

West Side Story review – Bernstein's musical is out of step in concert hall by Rowena Smith

Usher Hall, EdinburghJohn Eliot Gardiner fulfilled his ambition to conduct Bernstein’s work, but this concert performance should have been staged Bach not Bernstein is the composer one as…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Ryan McCartan & Taylor Iman Jones to Lead Off-Broadway Musical Scotland, PA; Full Cast Set by Beth Stevens

The full cast is set for the Roundabout Theatre Company’s world premiere of Scotland, PA. Based on the cult film (and Shakespeare’s Macbeth), the new musical features a book by Michael M…

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

BWW TV: Alysha Umphress Takes the Stage at BE MORE CHILL for Post-Show Hang

Last night, June 26, following the performance of Be More Chill, Alysha Umphress (On the Town, Smokey Joe's Cafe) joined composer Joe Iconis on stage for a performance of his song 'Do You W…

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Monday, June 24, 2019

Tootsie's Julie Halston, Oklahoma!'s Mallory Portnoy and More Set for Broadway.com #LiveAtFive by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway.com's #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which our editors discuss the newest buzz on Broadway, chat with stage stars about their current projects, and take quest…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Odds & Ends: Jesse Tyler Ferguson Named Host of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Revival & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Jesse Tyler Ferguson Selected as New Host of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition Jesse Tyler Ferguson is keeping super busy. The Emmy…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Joins Cast of Broadway's Take Me Out Revival by Andy Lefkowitz

This casting is a home run! Jesse Tyler Ferguson, beloved stage alum and Emmy-nominated star of Modern Family, will take on the plum role of Mason Marzac, the money manager who develops a …

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Monday, May 27, 2019

‘The perfect start to a night out on the town’: SH!TFACED SHAKESPEARE: THE TAMING OF THE SHREW – Leicester Square Theatre ★★★★ by Amy Toledano

Magnificent Bastard Productions have done well to keep this essentially one joke show fresh and exhilarating in Sh!t-faced Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shew.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Lauren Patten, Kathryn Gallagher, Elizabeth Stanley, Derek Klena & More Set for Jagged Little Pill on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting has been announced for the Broadway premiere of the Alanis Morissette musical Jagged Little Pill. The previously announced production will play the Broadhurst Theatre beginning on No…

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Jagged Little Pill Has A Cast by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Jagged Little Pill, the musical inspired by Alanis Morissette’s hit album and making its way to Broadway this fall, has announced a cast. Producers Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David, a…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Jay Armstrong Johnson Interview: "The Phantom of the Opera" by Adam Rothenberg

By the time I got to interview Jay Armstrong Johnson in 2012, I had already been a big fan of his as I had previously seen him in the Broadway revival of Hair & the Off-Broadway producti…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

“Musique Américaine” at Opéra de Lausanne, Switzerland by Blouin Artinfo

On May 5, 2019, Opera de Lausanne will be hosting the concert “Musique Americaine,” which will be honoring the musical works of some of the greatest American music composers — George G…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Leslie Odom, Jr., Megan Hilty, and Cheyenne Jackson Will Appear With National Symphony Orchestra by Adam Hetrick

The 2019–2020 Pops season will include a tribute to Nat King Cole, as well as Leonard Bernstein’s On the Town in concert.

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf Interview: "More About The Melody: Rodgers & Co" at Birdland Jazz by Adam Rothenberg

After our July 2018 interview about Mairi Dorman-Phaneuf’s More About The Melody, I am thrilled to sit back down with Mairi to discuss her next installment. This show will spotlight the mu…

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Friday, April 26, 2019

Richard Kind, Holley Fain & More Complete Cast of Roundabout's Twentieth Century Benefit by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Roundabout Theatre Company's upcoming benefit performance of the 1932 comedy Twentieth Century. The previously announced event, reuniting 2004 revival stars Alec Bal…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

King Kong Standout Peter Chursin on How Auditioning for Madonna Led Him to Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Peter ChursinWhen Peter Chursin's mother signed him up for tap dance classes to keep him busy in the summer as a five-year-old, she had no idea that she was putting him on a path that would …

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

Dance Preview: Local dancers keep Alvin Ailey’s spirit alive! by Carolyn Kelemen

More than any other major dance company, the world-famous Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater attracts an audience looking for a fun night on the town. These fans – who will no doubt be out…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Julie Halston to Reunite with Alec Baldwin & Anne Heche in Twentieth Century Benefit by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting is set for Roundabout Theatre Company's upcoming benefit performance of the play Twentieth Century. The previously announced event, reuniting 2004 revival stars Alec Bald…

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