Thursday, August 6, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part II by JK

Earlier this week, we continued our Best of the Decade series with the first twelve Up and Comers of Broadway who came to our attention over the past ten seasons. Today, we give you the ot…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 2010s Career Theater People by JK

Our Best of the Decade series continues this week with a look ten theater professionals who made their mark and established a full Broadway career during the 2010's. These are actors, design…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Adam Chanler-Berat and Tavi Gevinson Take Part in Classic Stage Company's CLASSIC CONVERSATIONS

Classic Stage Company continues the new, free online version of its signature series Classic Conversations, hosted by John Doyle, with Adam Chanler-Berat (Peter and the Starcatcher, Next to…

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Friday, April 17, 2020

Dreamcast of the Week: The Starcatcher Dreamcast List Has Been Posted!

We asked our readers to pick who they'd cast in Peter and the Starcatcher! The cast list has been posted-- see who got dreamcast!

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Revisit a Day at Broadway's Peter and the Starcatcher With Greg Hildreth by Matthew Blank

The Tony-winning show opened April 15, 2012 at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre.

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Vote Now for Dreamcast of the Week - Peter and the Starcatcher!

Play along with our Dreamcast of the Week! Each week, we'll be picking one show that's celebrating an anniversary and have our followers vote on who they think should play Broadway's most be…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Get Ready! Nik Walker & Matt Manuel Join Broadway's Ain't Too Proud by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway's hit Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud welcomes Nik Walker and Matt Manuel to the cast on February 28. They take over the roles of Otis Williams and David Ruffin, respectively, …

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Come See About Me! Nik Walker & Matt Manuel to Join Broadway's Ain't Too Proud by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready! Broadway's hit Temptations musical Ain't Too Proud will welcome Nik Walker and Matt Manuel to the cast on February 28. They will take over the roles of Otis Williams and David Ru…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Frozen's Kevin Del Aguila Loved Writing Altar Boyz So Much, He Almost Quit Acting by Michael Appler

Kevin Del Aguila says he’s the “Forrest Gump of New York City.” While the Broadway actor has been inviting Arendelle denizens into his “hygge” Frozen sauna for two years, Del Agu…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Nick Amodio by Zack Calhoon

Nick Amodio, is a neurodiverse actor and cartoonist from Queens, NY. He is currently a freshman at Adelphi University’s BFA Theater Arts program. Recent credits include A Night of Too Many…

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#TBT: Vintage Playbill: A Christmas Story: November 2012 by JK

I was at a distinct disadvantage when I saw A Christmas Story: The Musical. I had never seen A Christmas Story: The Movie! The good news is, the musical was wonderful, and though I may not h…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

The Bloody, Bloody Bold Career of Beetlejuice and Moulin Rouge! Director Alex Timbers by Lindsey Sullivan

Alex Timbers is a man in demand. He has had a hand in three currently running (and wildly different) Broadway shows: Moulin Rouge! Beetlejuice, both of which he directed and American Uto…

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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Welcome to the Rock! Becky Gulsvig, Emily Walton & Paul Whitty Join Broadway's Come From Away by Andy Lefkowitz

Three new cast members step into the main-stem production of Come From Away on November 12. Becky Gulsvig and Emily Walton reprise their touring performances as Beverley Bass and Janice, whi…

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Matthew Saldivar to Join Off-Broadway Comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Matthew Saldivar has signed on to appear in the recently announced extended run of Alexis Scheer's new comedy Our Dear Dead Drug Lord. Saldivar will begin in the production on…

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Emily Walton to Join Uncle Jim Walton in Come From Away on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Come From Away is keeping it in the family. The hit musical has announced the addition of tour player Emily Walton to the Broadway cast in the role of Janice beginning on November 12. She'll…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

“Little Shop of Horrors” at the Westside Theatre/Upstairs by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

Tammy Blanchard and Jonathan Graff  Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser Everyone’s favorite mutating carnivorous plant is in bloom again. This time back Off Broadway where it belongs and where it…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

LaChanze & Andrea Martin to Join Campbell Scott in A Christmas Carol on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning actresses LaChanze and Andrea Martin will return to Broadway this holiday season, taking on the roles of the Ghost of Christmas Present and the Ghost of Christmas Past, respect…

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day With These Shows by Dan Meyer

Stephanie J. Block in The Pirate Queen, Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance, and Christian Borle in Peter and the Starcatcher are just a few reasons to shout “Argh!” on Sept…

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Monday, August 19, 2019

Chris McCarrell to Reprise His Starring Turn in The Lightning Thief on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for the eagerly anticipated Broadway transfer of The Lightning Thief, the rollicking stage adaptation of Rick Riordan's young adult fantasy novel. The previou…

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Friday, July 26, 2019

BWW TV: The Cast of MOULIN ROUGE! Parties Like It's 1899 on Opening Night

The Al Hirschfeld Theatre was the place to be last night as Moulin Rouge! officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Alex Timbers (Tony Award®-nominated for Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and…

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Photo Coverage: Karen Olivo, Aaron Tveit and More Celebrate Opening Night of MOULIN ROUGE!

The Al Hirschfeld Theatre was the place to be last night as Moulin Rouge! officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Alex Timbers (Tony Award®-nominated for Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and…

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Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for MOULIN ROUGE!

The Al Hirschfeld Theatre was the place to be last night as Moulin Rouge! officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Alex Timbers (Tony Award®-nominated for Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and…

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Photo Coverage: MOULIN ROUGE! Company Takes Opening Night Bows!

The Al Hirschfeld Theatre was the place to be last night as Moulin Rouge! officially opened on Broadway. Directed by Alex Timbers (Tony Award®-nominated for Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson a…

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Call Answered: Michelle Tattenbaum: "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" at ACT of Connecticut by Adam Rothenberg

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is one of my favorite Broadway shows. When I heard ACT of Connecticut, one of my favorite regional theatres, was mounting a production of it, I jus…

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

All Rise for Celia Keenan-Bolger: The To Kill a Mockingbird Star Talks Tonys, Motherhood & Why Theater Fans Rule by Lindsey Sullivan

Celia Keenan-Bolger is a New York stage stalwart, a mother, an advocate for social justice and just as much of a theater geek as you are. She is also a 2019 Broadway.com Audience Choice Awar…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Festival Preview: Peter and the Starcatcher by Christa Skiles

Maryland Thespians journey to Neverland The post Festival Preview: Peter and the Starcatcher appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Two Scouts: Celia Keenan-Bolger Recalls The Day A ‘Mockingbird’ Icon Came Calling – Tony Watch Q&A by Greg Evans

Celia Keenan-Bolger was nominated for her first Tony Award in 2005 (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), her second in 2012 (Peter and the Starcatcher) her third in 2014 (The Glass M…

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Thursday, April 25, 2019

Conference Call: S.P. Monahan and Charles Baran: "Aunt Jack" at Theater for the New City by Adam Rothenberg

With infectious personalities, great talent, and kind hearts to the depths of the earth, it’s no wonder I have been fans of S.P. Monahan and Charles Baran for quite a few years now. S.P. &…

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Citizens of Mockingbird: Celia Keenan-Bolger on the Magic and Morality of Playing Scout Finch by Paul Wontorek

In adapting Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird for the stage, award-winning scribe Aaron Sorkin looked at the iconic characters of the recently named "best-loved" American novel with fre…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Robert Franklin Neill by Zack Calhoon

Robert Franklin Neill is a writer, performer, director, and educator. He is a founding member of the New York Neo-Futurists. Rob continues to create with the NY Neos at the Kraine Theater, …

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Xanthe Elbrick Interview: "Charlie's Waiting" by Adam Rothenberg

It’s been nine years since my last interview with Tony Nominee Xanthe Elbrick. It’s great to now catch up with her as Xanthe gears up to star in Parity Production’s latest show Charlie…

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