Friday, June 15, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: Robert Smith’s Meltdown, Last-Chance “Quiz” by Mark Beech

London’s busy schedule for performing arts is led by the opening of this year’s Meltdown Festival curated by Robert Smith of The Cure and including The Libertines, Manic Street Preachers…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

As If! Clueless Musical Sets World Premiere with Off-Broadway's New Group; Three Additional Debut Works on Tap by Andy Lefkowitz

A new stage musical adaptation of the fan-favorite flick Clueless will make its world premiere as part of the 2018-2019 season of off-Broadway's The New Group. The company's new line…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: “Killer Joe” to Paloma Faith by Mark Beech

Orlando Bloom completes the transformation from movie elf to stage baddie in “Killer Joe.” Circolombia brings sexy circus to the Southbank.Summer music festivals continue with Lionel Rit…

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Constantine Maroulis and Mary Bridget Davies Star in HAIR IN CONCERT by BroadwayWorld

In celebration of the Broadway musical's 50th anniversary, the Axelrod PAC presents HAIR in Concert with Remember Jones directing and starring as Claude alongside Tony Award nominees Constan…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

BWW TV: Meet the Company of DESPERATE MEASURES- Plus Get a Sneak Peek! by BroadwayWorld TV

Beginning performances at New World Stages 340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues, for an open-ended engagement beginning May 30 with opening night set for June 13, Desperate Measu…

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Broadway's Emily Padgett & Josh Young Tie the Knot by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway couple Emily Padgett and Josh Young were married on June 3! The beloved stage pair, who broke the news of their nuptials on Instagram, announced their engagement early las…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Top London Stage This Week: “Translations,” Nick Cave, Patti Smith by Mark Beech

Nick Cave and Patti Smith move the London summer rock-festival season into top gear. Opera Holland Park starts its season with its first “La Traviata” in a decade. Brian Friel’s “Tra…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Review: ‘Rock of Ages’ at the Workhouse Arts Center by Kendall Mostafavi

Rock of Ages is more of a rock concert than a musical. The musical comedy, created by Chris D’Arienzo, is currently running at the Workhouse in Lorton to sold-out audiences, and with good …

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Photo Flash: The Cast and Crew of DESPERATE MEASURES Celebrates First Day of Rehearsal by BroadwayWorld

Beginning performances at New World Stages 340 West 50th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues, for an open-ended engagement beginning May 30 with opening night set for June 13, Desperate Measu…

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Carrie St. Louis Joins the Cast of Tony-Winning Hit Kinky Boots by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Carrie St. Louis steps into Broadway's high-heeled hit musical Kinky Boots on May 4. The talented star takes on the role of Lauren, replacing Kirstin Maldonado, who played …

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Christine Dwyer, Frankie James Grande, Emma Hunton, Ashley Park and More Stars Set For Broadway Sings Kelly Clarkson by BroadwayWorld

The acclaimed Broadway Sings concert series will continue on June 18 at 8pm, honoring singer-songwriter Kelly Clarkson with a cast of Broadway stars including Christine Dwyer Wicked, Frankie…

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Monday, April 23, 2018

Talking About Desperate Measures with Will Shakespeare on His Birthday by Lauren Yarger

The cast of Desperate Measures at the York. Photo: Carol RoseggWill in the WestPeter Kellogg sat down with playwright William Shakespeare on April 23rd, his 454thBirthday, to ask him about h…

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Tickets to See Broadway's Best Beach Party, ESCAPE TO MARGARITAVILLE, Starting at $49 by Contests - Broadway

From last year's Tony Award-winning director CHRISTOPHER ASHLEY and music's favorite storyteller JIMMY BUFFETT comes 'the feel-good musical that finds the joy of living in the moment' Chicag…

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Monday, April 9, 2018

Dee Snider Steps Into Rocktopia on Broadway April 9 by Olivia Clement

The Twisted Sister frontman and Rock of Ages alum joins the show through April 15.

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Twisted Sister Rock Icon Dee Snider Returns to Broadway in Rocktopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Dee Snider, lead singer of the multi-platinum-selling band Twisted Sister, makes his Broadway return as a special guest vocalist in Rocktopia on April 9. Snider plays a limited engagement in…

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Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Broadway Theater Review: Rocktopia by Lauren Yarger

Rob Evan. Photo: Matthew MurrayRocktopiaCo-Created by Rob Evan and Randall Craig FleischerMusical Direction by Tony BrunoBroadway TheatreThrough April 29By Lauren YargerRock and classical mu…

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Theater News: Twisted Sister's Dee Snider to Join Broadway Cast of Rocktopia

Snider returns to Broadway following his 2010 run in Rock of Ages.

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Dee Snider to Step Into Rocktopia on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Twisted Sister frontman and Rock of Ages alum will join the show for the fourth week of its limited engagement.

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Twisted Sister Rock Icon Dee Snider to Guest-Star in Broadway's Rocktopia by Andy Lefkowitz

Dee Snider, lead singer of the multi-platinum-selling band Twisted Sister, will return to Broadway as a special guest vocalist in Rocktopia from April 9-15. The much-anticipated concert even…

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Monday, March 26, 2018

OPINION from @wickedamanda: Are #jukeboxmusicals taking over the theatre world?

With Rock of Ages confirmed to return this year, amongst other current touring shows such as Jersey Boys, Cilla, Son of a Preacher Man, Beautiful and The Band (now announced for the West End…

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Friday, March 23, 2018

.@RackyPlews helms #KnightsOfTheRose, a medieval musical set to rock classics coming to @ArtsTheatreLDN

Kinda like Rock of Ages meets Camelot? Or Game of Thrones crossed with Mamma Mia? KNIGHTS OF THE ROSE, a new jukebox musical set in the Middle Ages to a backdrop of rock classics, will get i…

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Jeremy Jordan, Caissie Levy, Victoria Clark, Ethan Slater and More Added to MCC's MISCAST by BroadwayWorld

MCC THEATER Robert LuPone, Bernard Telsey and William Cantler, Artistic Directors Blake West, Executive Director is thrilled to announce the additional performers to the all-star lineup set …

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Frankie J. Grande Returns to the Stage in Cruel Intentions: The Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veteran and Big Brother alum Frankie J. Grande steps into the role of Blaine in Cruel Intentions: The Musical at downtown hotspot (le) Poisson Rouge on March 18. Grande replace…

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Friday, March 16, 2018

Get Drunk & Screw (the Haters)! 5 Reasons I Loved Escape to Margaritaville

If you liked Mamma Mia! & Rock of Ages, check out Escape to Margaritaville.

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Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Little Dancer, Directed & Choreographed by Susan Stroman, to Play Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Little Dancer, an original musical by Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Anastasia) which debuted in an acclaimed 2014 run at Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center, has been…

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Ahrens & Flaherty's Little Dancer, Directed & Choreographed by Susan Stroman, to Play Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Little Dancer, an original musical by Tony winners Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Anastasia) which debuted in an acclaimed 2014 run at Washington, D.C.'s Kennedy Center, has been…

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

Theatre News: Rock of Ages announces further UK tour dates

The show has announced new tour locations in 2019

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Further UK Tour Dates Announced For ROCK OF AGES by BroadwayWorld

Dan Looney, Adam Paulden, Jason Haigh-Ellery and Selladoor Worldwide are delighted to announce further dates for the UK tour of the award-winning smash-hit musical ROCK OF AGES opening at Th…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Frankie J. Grande to Join Off-Broadway's Cruel Intentions The Musical by Andy Lefkowitz

Frankie J. Grande is returning to the stage. The Broadway veteran and Big Brother alum will take on the role of Blaine in Cruel Intentions: The Musical beginning on March 18 at dow…

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Friday, March 2, 2018

Rock of Ages Alum Mitchell Jarvis to Lead Broadway Cast of Gettin’ the Band Back Together by Olivia Clement

The musical comedy, set to begin previews July 19 at the Belasco Theatre, has found four of its five band members.

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New Broadway Musical Gettin' the Band Back Together Announces Initial Casting by Andy Lefkowitz

The first round of casting has been set for the new musical Gettin' the Band Back Together, slated to begin previews at the Belasco Theatre on July 19 with an opening night schedule…

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