Friday, June 22, 2018

Token Theatre Friends: ‘Teenage Dick,’ ‘Fairview,’ and Kenita Miller by American Theatre Editors

It's a 'Once on This Island' extravaganza! The Friends go backstage to the Tony-winning show and meet the cast and crew (and the goats). Plus reviews of 'Teenage Dick' and 'Fairview.'

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DANCE CAPTAIN DANCE ATTACK: Ben Dances for the Gods with ONCE ON THIS ISLAND's T. Oliver Reid! by BroadwayWorld TV

In the episode below, Ben is feeling the island vibes withthe Tony-nominated choreography from Once On This Island, with the help of T. Oliver Reid. Can you keep up

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Photo Flash: ALADDIN on Broadway Makes Way for Some Exciting Celebrity Visitors! by BroadwayWorld

Aladdin on Broadway made way for some star visitors this week as Lea Salonga, Merle Dandridge, and Alex Newell of Broadway's Once on This Island and television star Ty Burrell stopped in for…

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Go Inside the ACCA Awards Honoring Once On This Island by Marc J. Franklin

The ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus, presented by Actors’ Equity Advisory Committee on Chorus Affairs, was given to the Tony-winning revival June 19.

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Once On This Island, The Band's Visit, Frozen & More to Perform at 2018 Broadway in Bryant Park by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of talent-packed Broadway and off-Broadway shows have been announced to perform outdoors during six Thursdays as part of the 2018 Broadway in Bryant Park series. Audiences are invited…

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THE BAND'S VISIT, SPONGEBOB, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND, and More to Perform at Broadway in Bryant Park by BroadwayWorld

Broadway in Bryant Park will return this summer The 2018 program will bring the best of Broadway together for free performances for six consecutive weeks from Thursday, July 12 to Thursday, …

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Photo Coverage: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Is Honored With The 12th Annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus by Walter McBride

Yesterday, June 19, Actors' Equity Association, the labor union for professional stage actors and stage managers, presented the 2018 Advisory Committee on Chorus Affairs ACCA Award to the c…

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Cast of Once On This Island to Celebrate Ahrens and Flaherty at Feinstein’s/54 Below by Shoshy Ciment

The company of the Tony-winning revival will perform a tribute to the songwriting duo in July.

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The Cast of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Will Sing Ahrens and Flaherty at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Feinstein's54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presents the cast of the 2018 Tony Award-winning Best Musical Revival, Once On This Island, as they celebrate the multi-award winning work of lyr…

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CD Review: Once On This Island (New Broadway Cast) by JK

The score to Once On This Island was one of my favorites of the 90's, and it is probably my favorite of all of Aherns and Flaherty's oeuvre. It is alternately exciting, moving and trans…

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Once On This Island Receives 12th Annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus June 19 by Andrew Gans

The award is presented by Actors’ Equity’s Advisory Committee on Chorus Affairs.

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Monday, June 18, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Freshly Minted Tony Winners Bank on Their New High-Profile Status by Broadway.com

The week following the 72nd annual Tony Awards saw a slew of increases in box office receipts for shows that triumphed at Radio City Music Hall on June 10. Production and acting winners alik…

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Merle Dandridge Returns to Broadway’s Once On This Island by Adam Hetrick

Dandridge created the role of Papa Ge in the Tony-nominated revival at Circle in the Square.

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Merle Dandridge Returns to Tony-Winning Once On This Island by Andy Lefkowitz

Merle Dandridge, the power-voiced star who originated the role of Papa Ge in the Tony-winning and Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning revival of Once On This Island, returns to the hi…

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Friday, June 15, 2018

The Friday 5: Jeff's 5 Favorite Things About the 2018 Tonys by JK

Mike and I did very well with our Tony Awards pics this year - better with the "Should Win"s than the "Will Win"s, which makes us both very happy. And this year, my favorite show actually wo…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Earns 12th Annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus by BroadwayWorld

Actors' Equity Association has announced thatOnce on This Islandwill receive the twelfth annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus. Presented by Equity's Advisory Committee on Chorus…

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Once On This Island to Receive 12th Annual ACCA Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus by Andrew Gans

The award is presented by Actors’ Equity’s Advisory Committee on Chorus Affairs.

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Tony Winner Once On This Island Named Recipient of Equity Award for Outstanding Broadway Chorus by Andy Lefkowitz

This is quite the week for the company of Broadway's Once On This Island! On Sunday night, the production was named the 2018 Tony winner for Best Musical Revival, and now the s…

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‘Once on This Island’ wins Equity’s outstanding chorus award by Caitlin Huston

Coming off of its Tony win for best revival of a musical, “Once on This Island” is receiving more acclaim. Actors’ Equity Association has chosen “Once of This Island&…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

2018 Tonys: How'd We Do? by Wendy Caster

Well, we didn't do too badly this year, although we're not going to win any prizes for theatrical prescience. It was very nice to be wrong about Ari’el Stachel and Lindsay Mendez! The…

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David Alan Grier & Steven Weber Join Michael Arden-Helmed Annie at Hollywood Bowl by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of stage veterans have joined the company of the Hollywood Bowl's upcoming star-studded production of Annie. David Alan Grier will play Daddy Warbucks with Steven Weber as Preside…

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Monday, June 11, 2018

Broadway Grosses: In Advance of Dual Tony Triumph, Three Tall Women Breaks House Record for Third Time by Broadway.com

The week preceding the 72nd Annual Tony Awards was a strong one at the Broadway box office, as theatergoers caught up with the nominated productions in advance of Broadway's biggest nigh…

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All-Access Pass Into Three of the Hottest 2018 Tony Awards Parties

Get exclusive pics from the Once On This Island, The Band's Visit, & O&M after-after party.

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Lead Tony Awards to Small Ratings Increase from 2017 by Andy Lefkowitz

The acclaimed new musical The Band's Visit swept the 72nd annual Tony Awards in a night led by perfectly matched emcees Josh Groban and Sara Bareilles. CBS' telecast saw a slight rat…

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Tony Awards Video Roundup - All The Revivals! by BroadwayWorld

Watch or re-watch all of last night's performances from the musical revivals, including My Fair Lady, Carousel, and Once On This Island, below

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Tony! Tony Tony! by JK

Thoughts from my recliner on last night's festivities... a night full of pleasant surprises...BEST MUSICAL NUMBER: "For the First Time in Forever/Let It Go" from Frozen. So why was it on at …

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2018 Tony Award Winners by Broadwaydirect

The Band’s Visit won 10 Tony Awards at the 72nd annual Tony ceremony, including Best Musical. David Yazbek was honored for his score, along with Itamar Moses who was honored for his b…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

Tony Talk: Best Revival of a Musical, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND by BroadwayWorld TV

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical.

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Once On This Island Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival by Lindsey Sullivan

The beloved new Broadway production of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty's Once On This Island has been named the 2018 Tony winner for Best Revival of a Musical! The announcement was made…

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Katrina Lenk Wins First Tony Award for The Band's Visit by Andy Lefkowitz

Katrina Lenk is a Tony winner! The Broadway alum took home the prize in the Best Leading Actress in a Musical category for her performance as Dina in The Band's Visit. The win was announ…

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Once on this Island Wins 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical by BroadwayWorld

Once on this Island has won the 2018 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical.

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