Wednesday, May 23, 2018

25 DAYS OF TONYS: How Does Director Tina Landau Describe SpongeBob SquarePants? by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony nominee reveals the four ingredients she mixed to create the electric world of Bikini Bottom on Broadway.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

VIDEO: 30 Days of Tony, Day 10- Christopher Gattelli is the King of Broadway with NEWSIES! by Alexa Criscitiello

On Day 10 of 30 Days of Tony, we look to a double nominee for his work on My Fair Lady and Spongebob Squarepants the Musical. Christopher Gattelli.

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The Show: Tony-Nominated Choreographer Christopher Gattelli on Making Moves in SpongeBob SquarePants & My Fair Lady by

Christopher Gattelli is nominated twice for his choreography this season on two delightfully different productions.

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The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Favorite Show-Stopping Numbers of the 2017-2018 Broadway Season by Lindsey Sullivan

Five, six, seven, eight! It's a new week, Broadway fans, and we're getting even closer to Broadway's biggest night. On Friday, we asked you to rank your favorite show-stopping mu…

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

Summer, The Greatest Showman & More Win 2018 Chita Rivera Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Kick up your heels! Winners have been announced for the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards, honoring the best in dance during the 2017-2018 theater and film seasons. Winners include Summer: The Donna …

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Friday, May 18, 2018

The Show: Frozen's Songwriters Make Music, Mean Girls' Designers School Us & More by

We chat with Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez about Frozen, talk with SpongeBob SquarePants and My Fair Lady choreographer Christopher Gattelli and more. Plus, Travesites Tony nominee…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mean Girls Leads Audience Choice Award Winners; Ethan Slater, Hailey Kilgore Also Take Top Prizes by

Each year since 2000, has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Audience Choice Awards. The 2018 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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Making It Happen: SpongeBob SquarePants Tony-Nominated Foley Artist Michael Dobson Talks Creating Live Sound Effects for the Hit Broadway Musical

Tony Award nominated foley artist Mike Dobson talks about creating the wonderful live sound effects for SpongeBob SquarePants on Broadway.

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Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tony Award Predictions 2018 by Wendy Caster

LIZ: Were I to take awards seasons seriously, I’d join with the city’s professional theater critics in wringing my hands over the purported death of Broadway at the end of this weirdly i…

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See Tony Kushner, Brandon Victor Dixon & More at the Vineyard Theatre Gala Honoring Michael Mayer by

Off Broadway's The Vineyard Theatre honored veteran director Michael Mayer on May 14 at its 35th annual gala. Theater power players such as Tony Kushner, Jessie Mueller and more gat…

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Tony-Nominated Best Musicals Reap the Benefits of Their New High-Profile Status by

A foursome of fresh musicals had reason to celebrate on May 1 when they landed a spot in the 2018 Best Musical category in advance of this year's Tony Awards. Each nominated show ha…

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Tony Nominee Andrew Garfield & More to Present at 63rd Annual Obie Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

A star-studded lineup of presenters has been announced for the 2018 Obie Awards. The annual toast to the best of off-Broadway will be held on May 21 at New York City's Terminal 5. Prese…

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Tony Nominees Nudge Broadway Box Office 4% Ahead Of Prior Week by Dade Hayes

Strong grosses for several shows pacing the field of Tony Award nominees — including Angels in America, Mean Girls and SpongeBob SquarePants — nudged the Broadway box office last…

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BWW TV: Broadway Get Ready to Battle! Go Inside Rehearsals for Idina Menzel's A BroaderWay Karaoke Benefit by BroadwayWorld TV

As the casts get ready for the big night, we're taking a closer look at what they are preparing for the big battle Go inside rehearsals with the casts of The Lion King, Frozen, and SpongeBob…

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The Show: Tony-Nominated Scribe Kyle Jarrow on Penning the Awesome Script for SpongeBob SquarePants by

Kyle Jarrow talks coming up with SpongeBob SquarePants’ surprisingly timely story.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

The Show: Christian Borle on Me and My Girl, Kyle Jarrow on SpongeBob SquarePants & More by

We chat with Christian Borle and Laura Michelle Kelly about Me and My Girl, talk with SpongeBob SquarePants scribe Kyle Jarrow and more. Plus, Vicki Lewis discusses making her Broadway retur…

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The Friday 5: 5 Thoughts on the 2018 Tony Award Nominations by JK

Well, it's been a week and a half since the 2018 Tony Awards nominations were announced, and now that I've had some time to process this information (and see 3 more shows from the season), h…

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Thursday, May 10, 2018 #LiveatFive with Lilli Cooper of SpongeBob SquarePants by

Lilli Cooper stops by HQ to chat about SpongeBob SquarePants and more with Beth Stevens.

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Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal to Air Tony Awards Episode in New York, Miami by

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, the monthly show featuring your favorite stage stars, has set a broadcast date for the May episode, “And the Tony Goes To…” The half-h…

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The 'Broadwaysted' Podcast Welcomes SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE MUSICAL's Kelvin Moon Loh by Broadwaysted

This week we have 'No Control' over our excitement because we're hanging out and sharing some drinks and laughs with SpongeBob SquarePants The Musical's Kelvin Moon Loh We're pouring out Hud…

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SpongeBob SquarePants Stars Host 13th Annual Broadway JR. Finale by Ruthie Fierberg

The program from The Shubert Foundation and MTI Broadway Junior celebrate the culmination of the year-long program on Broadway.

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Mr. Broadway May 2018: Wesley Taylor and Isaac Powell by JK

May is Celebrate Broadway Couples Month here! We already honored a pair of ladies of the stage, but today, we honor a real-life couple - one a former Mr. Broadway (September 2010) and the ot…

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World Premieres by Dear Evan Hansen & Next to Normal Creators Set for Second Stage; Initial Casting Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of world premiere productions and the revival of a Pulitzer finalist have been announced as part of the 40th anniversary season at Second Stage Theater. Current Hello, Dolly! pla…

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Nominations Announced for 2018 Audience Choice Awards by

Nice work, readers! You've revealed the nominations for the 2018 Audience Choice Awards, the only theatrical award that honors the season's best as chosen b…

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Odds & Ends: Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Announces Post-Show Dance Party & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Summer: The Donna Summer Musical Announces Post-Show Dance Party Now you won’t have to stop dancing after the curtain…

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The 2018 Chita Rivera Awards Nominees by Sandi Durell

     Nominees Include:   Yesenia Ayala (Carousel), Chris Bailey (Jerry Springer: The Opera), Monica Bill Barnes (One Night Only), Anna Bass (One Night Only), Camille …

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Bravo! Winners Announced for the 2018 Theatre World Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The Theatre World Awards board of directors has announced the 2018 Theatre World Award honorees for outstanding Broadway or off-Broadway debut performance. The talented stars will be celebra…

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