Monday, January 21, 2019

TodayTix Presents: Ethan Slater Live by Sandi Durell

  With inaugural TodayTix Presents Concert, Ethan Slater Proves He’s Not “Just a Simple Sponge”        by Matt Smith   No matter how much you may have rave…

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

SpongeBob's Kyle Jarrow & Devo's Mark Mothersbaugh Developing Musical Based on Nick Hornby Novel Slam by Andy Lefkowitz

Nick Hornby's acclaimed 2007 novel Slam is being made into a musical. The new project is to feature a book by Tony nominee Kyle Jarrow (SpongeBob SquarePants) with music and lyrics by Ma…

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Skateboard Champ Tony Hawk Producing Broadway Musical Based On Nick Hornby Skater Novel ‘Slam’ by Greg Evans

Nick Hornby’s 2007 novel Slam – which includes pro skateboarder Tony Hawk as a character – is being developed as a Broadway musical, with Hawk along for the ride as a produ…

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Tony Hawk Set To Develop Musical Adaptation Of the Novel SLAM, Aiming For Broadway in 2020 by BroadwayWorld

Producers Anita Greenspan and Tony Hawk with Executive producer Adam Zotovich announced today that a new musical adaptation of the 2007 Nick Hornby novel, SLAM, is in development. This new p…

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Tony Hawk and Kyle Jarrow to Develop Musical Adaptation, Slam by Iris Chan

Announced today is a new musical adaptation of the 2007 Nick Hornby novel, Slam. This new musical will feature a book written by Kyle Jarrow (SpongeBob SquarePants) with music and lyrics by…

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Tony Hawk, Kyle Jarrow to develop musical adaptation of Nicholas Hornby’s ‘Slam’ by Caitlin Huston

Professional skateboarder Tony Hawk and Anita Greenspan are producing a musical adaptation of the 2007 Nicholas Hornby novel “Slam.” With executive producer Adam Zotovich, the musical wi…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Paul Emile to Join Ethan Slater in Significant Other Reading at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming staged reading of Joshua Harmon's Significant Other, taking place at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Paul Emile, an alum of Harmon's S…

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Paul-Emile Cendron to Join Ethan Slater in Significant Other Reading at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming staged reading of Joshua Harmon's Significant Other, taking place at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Paul-Emile Cendron, an alum of Harmon…

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Monday, January 14, 2019

Photo Flash: The Cast of SPONGEBOB Kicks Off TODAYTIX PRESENTS Series by BroadwayWorld

Ethan Slaterkicked off theTodayTix Presentsseries with palsNick Blaemireand 'SpongeBob SquarePants The Broadway Musical' co-starLilli Cooperon Saturday night at the Living Room lounge at the…

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

The Broadway Ladies: Ms. January 2019 by JK

I've long been a fan of Ms. Broadway January 2019. Her songs make me feel good, and her positive attitude toward life inspires me. And her love and respect for the theater takes my admiratio…

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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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Friday, January 4, 2019

Broadway’s Wesley Taylor Debuts New Single ‘Take Me to the Party’ by Ruthie Fierberg

Listen to the SpongeBob SquarePants star belt it out on the new song by Will Van Dyke and Jeff Talbot.

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

Ethan Slater, Isaac Powell & More Set for Reading of Significant Other at JCC in Manhattan by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-packed cast of stars have signed on for a staged reading of Joshua Harmon's acclaimed Broadway play Significant Other at the Marlene Meyerson JCC in New York City. Daniella Cagg…

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

SpongeBob SquarePants Star Ethan Slater Will Play W Times Square by Adam Hetrick

Lilli Cooper and Nick Blaemire will join Slater for the concert of his original music on January 12.

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Friday, December 28, 2018

The Friday 5: 5 Top Breakthrough Performances of 2018 by JK

Our last Friday 5 of 2018 celebrates the 5 Breakthrough Performances by an Actor and the 5 Breakout Performances by an Actress from the last 365 days! These are those performances that we fe…

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Thursday, December 20, 2018

2018 Theater Trends and Traditions by JK

2018 Broadway Trends and TraditionsOver the past year it seems that, fueled by and shared on social media, there are some great (and positive) new-ish trendy traditions.First up, some positi…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Katie Rose Clarke & Jesse JP Johnson Return to Wicked on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of Wicked alums head back into the hit musical at the Gershwin Theatre on December 11. Katie Rose Clarke steps into the role of Glinda, with Jesse JP Johnson taking on the role of Boq…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

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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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Full Cast Set for Alice by Heart Musical from Spring Awakening & Waitress Writers by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for Alice by Heart, the highly anticipated musical set to make its world premiere with off-Broadway's MCC Theater in 2019. Directed by Jessie Nelson (Waitress), who co-wr…

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Tuesday, December 4, 2018

VIDEO: On This Day, December 4- SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Brings Bikini Bottom to Broadway! by Alexa Criscitiello

On this day in 2017, Bikini Bottom came to Broadway with the musical adaptation of the beloved cartoon Spongebob Squarepants

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

#TBT: Xanadu: The Book (Seriously!) by JK

Like many young kids in the early 80's, I played the soundtrack to the movie Xanadu to death, and I knew every lyric, pause and audible breath on the Olivia Newton-John side. And I play…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS Creator Stephen Hillenburg Passes Away at 57 by TV News Desk

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of theNickelodeoncartoon series SpongeBob SquarePants, died on Monday at the age of57, according to Variety.

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'SpongeBob Squarepants' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57 by Joe Otterson

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of the megahit Nickelodeon cartoon series "SpongeBob SquarePants," died on Monday. He was 57. The cause of death was ALS, which Hillenburg revealed he had bee…

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Monday, November 19, 2018

Norbert Leo Butz, Laura Osnes, Ethan Slater, Kelli Barrett & More Join FX Series Fosse/Verdon by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of Broadway alums have been cast in Fosse/Verdon, the highly anticipated eight-episode limited series set to appear on FX in 2019, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The previously …

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Saturday, November 17, 2018

“How The Grinch Stole Christmas!” at The Chicago Theatre, IL by Blouin Artinfo

Dr. Seuss’ “How The Grinch Stole Christmas!,” the quirky musical will be on stage from November 16 through November 25, 2018, at The Chicago Theatre.Two-time Tony Award nominated Broad…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Out100: Billy Porter Named Performance of the Year; Mj Rodriguez, Cynthia Nixon, Brendon Urie & More Honored by Andy Lefkowitz

Out Magazine has announced the lineup of influencers listed among its 2018 Out100. A slew of theater-related honorees fill out the slate, including Kinky Boots Tony winner Billy Porter, name…

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Wicked to Welcome Nancy Opel, Jamie Jackson & Jesse JP Johnson to the Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

A wonderful new trio of stars are headed to Wicked! On November 20, Nancy Opel and Jamie Jackson will join the production as Madame Morrible and Doctor Dillamond, respectively, wit…

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

A.J. Shively & Christina Sajous to Lead World Premiere Musical Paradise Square at Berkeley Rep by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alums A.J. Shively (Bright Star) and Christina Sajous (SpongeBob SquarePants) have been announced to appear in Paradise Square, a new musical making its world premiere at Berke…

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A.J. Shively & Christina Sajous Set for World Premiere Musical Paradise Square at Berkeley Rep by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alums A.J. Shively (Bright Star) and Christina Sajous (SpongeBob SquarePants) have been announced to appear in Paradise Square, a new musical making its world premiere at Berke…

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Bird College Announces Gavin Lee as Patron by Blouin Artinfo

Bird College – Conservatoire for Dance, Music and Theatre Performance, recently announced the appointment of Gavin Lee as patron through an official release. Lee will be an advocate for Bi…

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