Monday, June 17, 2019

BWW Interview: Laura Benanti Talks Making Her London Concert Debut

Tony Award-winning Laura Benanti's work includes She Loves Me, Gypsy, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, and, currently, playing her dream role: Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady.…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Odds & Ends: Sara Bareilles to Join Gavin Creel for 92Y Concert & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Sara Bareilles to Join Gavin Creel for 92Y Concert Sara Bareilles is headed uptown to reunite with her former Waitress co-star…

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Mr. Broadway June 2019: The Prom's Brooks Ashmankas by JK

Mr. Broadway June 2019 is that increasingly rare creature - a constantly working stage actor. He's constantly in regional theaters, and has done a few TV shows and a movie. And he's been a s…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal & More to Present at 2019 Tonys; Moulin Rouge! Stars to Host Creative Arts Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The slate of presenters for the 2019 Tony Awards is getting starrier. More talent has been announced to hand out Tonys at the 73rd annual celebration of Broadway, scheduled for June 9 at R…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

VIDEO: Laura Benanti Prepares for Cadogan Hall Show with FLOTUS by Paul Smith

Tony Award Winner and current star of My Fair Lady, Laura Benanti, is hopping across the pond to perform a concert at London's Cadogan Hall. Known for her performances on Broadway in Gypsy, …

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

She Loves Me’s Nicholas Barasch Will Star in Reading of New Musical Pecker, Based on John Waters Film by Andrew Gans

The cast will also feature Sumi Yu, Janet Krupin, Conor Ryan, and Darius Harper.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Check Out the Latest Footage from Tootsie by Broadwaydirect

It’s the story of a talented, but difficult-to-work-with actor who will do anything to land the role of a lifetime—including adopting a new persona as Dorothy Michaels. Starring Tony nom…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Roundabout's KISS ME, KATE Revival Will Get a Cast Recording by BroadwayWorld

Ghostlight Records has announced it will record a new cast album of Cole Porter's musical comedy Kiss Me, Kate, based on the current hit production from the Roundabout Theatre Company Todd H…

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Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Theatre royalty, Ruthie Henshall, to premiere new solo show in Australia by Matt Edwards

West End and Broadway superstar Ruthie Henshall will bring her new solo show, Ruthie Henshall: Live & Intimate to Australia this June. The multi-award winning actress is best known for h…

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Odds & Ends: Laura Benanti & Bartlett Sher to Be Honored at Encompass Annual Gala & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Laura Benanti & Bartlett Sher to Be Honored at Encompass Annual Gala Tony winners Laura Benanti and Bartlett Sher, star and…

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Friday, March 8, 2019

Celebrate the Season with the 2019 Spring Preview, Hosted by Laura Benanti by

The spring season has sprung on Broadway with an abundance of new productions. To help get a handle on what's to come, presents our 2019 Spring Preview, hosted by Tony winner…

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

BWW TV: BroadwayHD and Chill this Valentine's Day with Some of Theatre's Greatest Romances by BroadwayWorld TV

On this most romantic of holidays, theatrical streaming service, BroadwayHD is celebrating some of their favorite couples from shows in their ever-expandingcatalogue. From Romeo and Juliet t…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

‘She Loves Me’ at Newtowne Players’ Theatre. “If you are looking for a great way to celebrate the love of your life or just enjoy a story about falling in love, go see this show.…

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Monday, February 11, 2019

Laura Benanti Extends Run in My Fair Lady on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

This news is just loverly! Tony winner Laura Benanti is extending her engagement as Eliza Doolittle in Lincoln Center Theater's Tony-nominated revival of My Fair Lady. Originally an…

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘She Loves Me’ at Newtowne Players’ Theatre by Kaylin Beach

With Valentine’s Day swiftly approaching, many local theatres are featuring the fun romantic comedy or deep romantic drama to attract lovers young and old. Newtowne Players, in Lexington P…

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Saturday, February 9, 2019

10 Romantic Shows to See This Valentine’s Day by Kristin Franco

February has come to the DMV, bringing with it icy-cold weather, a forecasting groundhog and, of course, romance! Valentine’s day is just around the corner, and with that, the Maryland The…

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

The Broadway Ladies: Ms. February 2019: Laura Benanti by JK

She's been a Broadway favorite for years. And while she's made quite a name for herself on television with her hilarious Melania impression and appearances on such programs as Supergirl, we …

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Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Ethan Slater Releases First Single Richmond Rewrites We've been cheering for multi-talented star Ethan Slater since h…

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Tony Yazbeck to Star in Marc Blitzstein's Folk Opera The Cradle Will Rock at Classic Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Tony Yazbeck has signed on to headline the upcoming new off-Broadway staging of Marc Blitzstein's folk opera The Cradle Will Rock. The previously announced production of Cla…

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Kiss Me, Kate Is a Valentine’s Day Treat by Gordon Cox

Scott Ellis and Warren Carlyle never thought they’d bring Kiss Me, Kate back to Broadway. The duo behind Roundabout Theatre Company’s recent popular revivals of She Loves Me, On the Twen…

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

VIDEO: On This Day, January 30- Happy Birthday, Hal Prince! by Alexa Criscitiello

Harold 'Hal' Prince directed the premiere productions of Cabaret, Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, The Phantom of the Opera, She Loves Me, Company, Follies, Candide, Pacific Overtures, Ev…

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Friday, January 18, 2019

My Fair Lady Star Laura Benanti’s 5 Most Memorable Nights Onstage by Andrew Gans

The Tony winner recalls performances in She Loves Me, Gypsy, The Sound of Music, and more.

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Monday, January 7, 2019

Sara Bareilles & Gavin Creel Kick Off Performances in Waitress on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Sara Bareilles, the Tony-nominated songwriter of Waitress, rejoins the hit musical in the role of Jenna on January 7. She is joined by Tony winner Gavin Creel, who steps into the tuner for t…

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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Theatre Review: ‘She Loves Me’ at Fauquier Community Theatre by Norah Dick

“She Loves Me” has to be one of the most good-natured musicals that’s ever been written. Fauquier Community Theatre’s new production of the show fully makes good on the story’s gen…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Review: ‘She Loves Me’ at Fauquier Community Theatre by Kendall Mostafavi

From the same source of inspiration for the Jimmy Stewart classic, “Shop Around the Corner,” and 1998 Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan movie, “You’ve Got Mail,” is the 1963 m…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Odds & Ends: Tracie Bennett to Star in First U.K. Revival of Mame & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Tracie Bennett to Star in First U.K. Revival of Mame Tracie Bennett, the Tony-nominated and two-time Olivier-winning stag…

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Good Idea! Sara Bareilles Will Return to Waitress with Gavin Creel by Andy Lefkowitz

This just might be the news of the week! Sara Bareilles has announced that she is returning to the stage for another turn as Jenna in her Tony-nominated musical Waitress. She'll be …

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Spotlight On...Drew Seigla by Michael Block

Name: Drew SeiglaHometown: Richmond, VAEducation: B.M. in Voice Performance from The Juilliard School & attended Elon University two years prior towards a B.F.A. in Music Theatre.Select …

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

She Loves Me, gentle and nostalgic by Cogency

She Loves Me. Music & lyrics by Jerry Bock & Sheldon Harnick. Directed by Matthew Decker for Villanova University Theater through November 18, 2018.   She Loves Me is a unique…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part III: The Rest of Europe by JK

Get those theatrical passports ready, theater fans! Our world tour continues throughout Europe, with stops in 12 countries. This week's adventure covers 15 more musicals - some huge hits, ot…

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Jim Walton Returns to Broadway in Come From Away by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Jim Walton heads back to the Broadway stage on November 13, stepping into the roles of Nick/Doug & others in the hit musical Come From Away at the Schoenfeld Theatre. Walto…

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