Monday, March 30, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records QuaranStreams- My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies

In this episode, Ben and Daniel discuss the 1998 Carnegie Hall concert 'My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies.' The concert was hosted by Julie Andrews and featured Broadway superstars su…

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Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Recapping Smash 1.12: 'I'm Famous!' by Mark Peikert

Julia tries to track down her son, and Karen gets tabloid famous thanks to Rebecca Duvall.

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Broadway Producers Offer $1 Million Challenge Match for BC/EFA’s COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund by Andy Lefkowitz

More than 20 Broadway producers are offering a $1 million challenge match to double the impact of donations to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' COVID-19 Emergency Assistance Fund. The pr…

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Recapping Smash 1.11: Don't Listen to That Blonde Movie Star Playing a Blonde Movie Star, What Does She Know Anyway? by Mark Peikert

Rebecca Duvall is a movie star with ideas about how to give a better performance—so of course she must be just the most annoying person ever! Oh, Smash!

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Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Productions of PHANTOM, REBECCA, and DRACULA Post Record Numbers In South Korea

According to a new report productions of The Phantom of the Opera, Rebecca: The Musical, and Dracula: The Musical are posing record attendance numbers in Seoul, South Korea.

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Ana Mendieta’s Family Would Like Sotheby’s To Return, Not Sell, A ‘Lost’ Work by Artsjournal2

The work, a photograph of a figure in a rock, had disappeared, “loaned out to curator Rebecca Ballenger for a traveling exhibition from 1983 to 1984, but allegedly not returned. A Georgia …

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

First Look: Garrick Theatre cast of City of Angels in rehearsals

First-look images have been released of the West End cast of City of Angels now in rehearsals! Take a look at Hadler Fraser, Vanessa Williams, Nicola Roberts, Rosalie Craig, Rob Houchen, Reb…

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Why Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist is going to be every Theatre Nerd’s next bingeworthy show by Glenmarsh94

It’s nearly been a year since we said goodbye to Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. Rachel Bloom gave a musical lover everything in that show: comedy, hilarious original songs and characters to fall in …

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‘If You Give A Mouse A Cookie’ — Beloved Children’s Book Or Cautionary Tale About Welfare Dependency? by Artsjournal1

If you think that’s a ridiculous question, the woman who wrote this article agrees with you. But it became a question nonetheless, thanks in part to (no surprise here) the American Enterpr…

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Check Out the New Music Video for ’Drive It Like You Stole It’ From the Broadway-Bound Sing Street by Olivia Clement

The new musical, directed by Tony winner Rebecca Taichman, will begin previews later this month.

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Two New Albums From Rebecca Kilgore by Artsjournal1

In one, concentrating on songs with winter themes, she is accompanied by a distinguished European quartet. A second album finds her alone with the harmonically resourceful and swinging Chica…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Alison Fraser

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to two-time Tony nominee Alison Fraser about her 1996 album 'A New York Romance.' They also discuss Rusty Magee, James Taylor, Benjamin Dreyer, Bill Finn…

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NEWS: Vincent Franklin & Rebecca Lacey join Janie Dee in the cast of Charing Cross Theatre’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Featured Content

Award-winning actress Janie Dee will be joined by Vincent Franklin, Rebecca Lacey, Michelle Asante, Charlie Maher and Lukwesa Mwamba in Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike when it opens at C…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Flashback Friday: Rebecca Naomi Jones and Daniel Breaker in Broadway's Passing Strange

Watch a scene from Spike Lee's film of the Tony-winning musical.

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Sing Street to Open Broadway Box Office With 1982 Pricing

Rebecca Taichman directs the adaptation of John Carney's film.

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One That Got Away: The Secret Garden by JK

In the interest of full disclosure, this One That Got Away is a bit of a cheat. A couple of years after its debut on Broadway, I did get to see the The Secret Garden's national tour. But I…

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Check Out the New Music Video for ’Up’ From the Broadway-Bound Sing Street by Olivia Clement

The new show, directed by Tony winner Rebecca Taichman, will begin previews in March.

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Thursday, February 20, 2020

Watch the cast of Broadway's Sing Street deliver 'Up' in charming music video by Maureen Lee Lenker

When director Rebecca Taichman saw Sing Street when it debuted on screens in 2016, she wrote her agent while the credits were still rolling, tears streaming down her face, to see if the sta…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Krysta Rodriguez to Play Liza Minnelli in Ryan Murphy's Halston Series for Netflix by Diep Tran

Producer Ryan Murphy has released the first look at his upcoming Halston series on Netflix, starring Ewan McGregor as the famed fashion designer who designed for Jackie Kennedy and who the…

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See Broadway Veteran Len Cariou Celebrate 100 Performances of Harry Townsend's Last Stand by Michael Appler

Harry Townsend's Last Stand, George Eastman's new off-Broadway comedy at New York City Center Stage II, celebrated 100 performances on February 17. Tony winner Len Cariou (and original Swe…

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Tony Nominee Michael Arden Will Make His Feature Film Directing Debut in The Book of Ruth by Michael Appler

Michael Arden, who was Tony nominated for directing the revivals of Spring Awakening (2016) and Once on This Island (2018), will make his feature film debut directing The Book of Ruth, a…

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Friday, February 14, 2020

VR as a Narcissistic Medium by Ágnes Bakk

Rebecca Rouse is Assistant Professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, New York), media artist and researcher. VR is the latest medium – many claim this. But what exactly can VR d…

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Audra McDonald-Led A Streetcar Named Desire to Launch New Season at Williamstown Theatre Festival by Andy Lefkowitz

Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald will headline a new mounting of Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire this summer at Williamstown Theatre Festival. McDonald will play Blanche DuBo…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

3-Time Tony Nominee Rebecca Luker Reveals ALS Diagnosis by Andrew Gans

The Broadway star was most recently seen on the Great White Way in the Tony-winning musical Fun Home.

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Today on Broadway: Monday, February 10, 2020 by James Marino

Matt is on the loose, Rebecca Luker makes announcement, Lane and Metcalf to do SALESMAN, This Week’s Openings and Closings, 54 Below’s Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend, EMOJILAND hire…

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Sunday, February 9, 2020

Rebecca Luker Reveals She Has Been Diagnosed With ALS

Rebecca Luker has taken to Twitter to reveal the news that she has been diagnosed with ALS.

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Three-Time Tony Award Nominee Rebecca Luker Reveals ALS Diagnosis; Broadway Stars Rally Support by Greg Evans

Three-time Tony Award nominee Rebecca Luker announced today that she’s been diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, drawing a wave of support on social media from the Broadway commun…

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Thursday, February 6, 2020

Indecent Proposal Musical to Receive World Premiere at Southwark Playhouse by Andy Lefkowitz

London's Southwark Playhouse has announced the upcoming musical Indecent Proposal, inspired by the novel by Jack Engelhard (and widely known for its popular 1993 film adaptation). Charlotte …

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Gibney’s POP Performance: Women in Motion by Admin

The Theater at Gibney, New York, NY.January 30, 2020. Dance Informa sat down to see the Women in Motion commissions of 2020 at Gibney, the culmination of a one-year process of three female i…

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Rebecca Front and Stephen Dillane win at 2020 BBC Audio Drama Awards by Georgia Snow

Rebecca Front and Stephen Dillane have won the lead acting prizes at this year’s BBC Audio Drama Awards. Front and Dillane were

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Alexandra Silber to Lead European Premiere of Indecent at Menier by Andy Lefkowitz

New York stage veteran Alexandra Silber will head the cast of the upcoming European debut of Paula Vogel's Tony-nominated drama Indecent. The previously announced production, directed by Ton…

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