Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Gideon Glick to Play Seymour in Off-Broadway's Little Shop of Horrors for Two Weeks by Andy Lefkowitz

Gideon Glick, Tony-nominated standout of To Kill a Mockingbird, has signed on to fill in for his former Spring Awakening co-star Jonathan Groff in the upcoming off-Broadway revival of Little…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

John Gallagher Jr. & Stark Sands to Star in World Premiere Avett Brothers Musical Swept Away at Berkeley Rep by Andy Lefkowitz

John Gallagher Jr. and Stark Sands, strong-voiced Broadway stars who previously shared the stage in the Green Day-scored musical American Idiot, have been selected to headline the new Avett…

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Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Futaba Shioda: Trans and Non-Binary Actors to Know by Angela Tricarico

Interview by Anna Altheide Futaba Shioda (Photo by THEGINGER3BEARDMEN for The Ensemblist) …

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Thursday, August 1, 2019

Michael Arden to Direct 50th Anniversary Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Concert at Lincoln Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Michael Arden, the innovative director who earned a pair of Tony noms for his visionary takes on Once on This Island and Spring Awakening, has signed on to helm Manhattan Concert Productio…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Watch Matt Doyle in ‘Single City (Remix)’ Music Video by Dan Meyer

The Spring Awakening and The Book of Mormon alum appears alongside songwriter Michael Mott.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Mean Girls' Krystina Alabado on Her Character's 'Deep, Deep Soul,' The Devil Wears Prada Musical & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Krystina Alabado in Mean Girls (Photo by Joan Marcus)Krystina Alabado is making fetch happen. All right, maybe the term from Tina Fey's popular 2004 film Mean Girls hasn't quite taken off in…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Little Shop of Horrors Set for Off-Broadway Revival with Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard & Christian Borle by Andy Lefkowitz

Little Shop of Horrors is headed back to its off-Broadway roots. The dark musical comedy will receive a new staging from Tony-winning director Michael Mayer at the Westside Theatre this fa…

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Jonathan Groff to lead ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ off-Broadway revival by Johnny Oleksinski

And it goes uptown! “Little Shop of Horrors,” the proudly weird sci-fi musical comedy with music by Alan Menken and book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, is getting its first proper off-Broa…

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Jonathan Groff to lead Off Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors by Joey Nolfi

Suddenly, Seymour… and Audrey… and demented dentist Orin… are heading back to the stage in an Off Broadway Little Shop of Horrors revival. New York’s Westside Theatre will host a rev…

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Breaking: Jonathan Groff, Christian Borle, Tammy Blanchard & More Will Star in LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Off-Broadway

Tony Award-winning producers Tom Kirdahy, Robert Ahrens, Hunter Arnold, Mickey Liddell, Curt Cronin and John Joseph, have just announced that Howard Ashman and Alan Menken's landmark musical…

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

CT Theater Review: Because of Winn Dixie at Goodspeed by Laurenyarger

Bowdie and Josie Todd  with the cast of Goodspeed Musicals’ Because of Winn Dixie, extended through Sept. 5 at The Goodspeed. Photo by Diane Sobolewski. Because of Winn DixieBook and Lyr…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Andy Mientus on Starring in London's The View UpStairs, Talking about Smash Every Day and Projects with Michael Arden by Matt Wolf

Andy Mientus has credits ranging from Spring Awakening and Les Miz to such TV series as Smash and Gone. But the Pittsburgh native can be found this summer within the intimate confines of Lon…

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Monday, July 15, 2019

Odds & Ends: Lea Michele to Lead ABC Movie Same Time, Next Christmas & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Lea Michele to Lead ABC Movie Same Time, Next Christmas Lea Michele is ringing in the 2019 holiday season with a starring role i…

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Lea Michele to Star in ABC Movie Same Time, Next Christmas by Dan Meyer

The Glee and Spring Awakening veteran will spread holiday cheer on the small screen.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Odds & Ends: Jonathan Groff-Led Mindhunter to Kick Off Second Season in August & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Jonathan Groff-Led Mindhunter to Kick Off Second Season in August Mark your calendars, Groffsauce fans. The acclaimed Netflix …

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Tamyra Gray, Edward Hibbert & More Join Hollywood Bowl's Starry Into the Woods by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the Hollywood Bowl’s upcoming production of Into the Woods. The previously announced production, featuring direction and choreography by Tony nomi…

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Thursday, July 4, 2019

Review: Bare: A Pop Opera, The Vaults by Madeline Lee

Review: Bare: A Pop Opera, The Vaults 4.0stars A poignant musical that gradually builds to a powerful climax, Bare: A Pop Opera is a show that explores the difficulties of being gay in a rel…

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019

300 Shows: Best Performances by an Actor & Most Disappointing Performances by JK

Pretty much every show has wonderful performances, and with 300 different Broadway shows under my belt, I've been so fortunate to see many unbelievably talented people. After all, with the r…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Both Sides of the casting Table by Mo Brady

by Lance WIener Spencer Liff Success is something that we all …

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Neil Diamond musical eyes Broadway by Caitlin Huston

A Neil Diamond biographical musical is being developed for Broadway. Produced by Ken Davenport and Bob Guadio, the musical will feature Diamond’s hits and a book by Anthony McCarten, scree…

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Neil Diamond Bio-Musical Headed To Broadway, With Book By ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Writer Anthony McCarten by Greg Evans

A Neil Diamond bio-musical, with a score by the iconic singer-songwriter and a book by Bohemian Rhapsody writer Anthony McCarten, is heading to Broadway. Producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaud…

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

Jelani Alladin to Take On Title Role in Hercules in Central Park by Andy Lefkowitz

Jelani Alladin has been cast in the title role of the highly anticipated Public Works staging of Hercules. The previously announced production will play the Public Theater's outdoor Delacor…

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Frozen, Aladdin stars set for cast of new Hercules stage musical by Christian Holub

Hercules is about to go the distance — from zero to (stage) hero. On Thursday, the Public Theater announced who will be playing the lead roles the upcoming Off Broadway musical adaptation …

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VIDEO: Lolo (Lauren Pritchard) and Gerard Canonico Sing 'Anymore' by Joe Iconis at BE MORE CHILL's Post-Show Hang

Last night, June 19, following the performance of Be More Chill, Lolo (Lauren Pritchard) joined Gerard Canonico on stage for a performance of Joe Iconis' song 'Anymore.' The pair previously …

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Secret Life of Bees Review by New York Theater

“The Secret Life of Bees” – first a 2001 best-selling novel, then a 2008 all-star movie, now a musical written by theatrical all stars Lynn Nottage (Sweat, Ruined), Duncan Sheik (Sprin…

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

The Secret Life of Bees review – sweet, buzzy musical is one to watch by Alexis Soloski

Linda Gross Theater at the Atlantic Theater Company, New York The latest from Spring Awakening’s Duncan Sheik is a lush and emotionally impactful production with a smart book from Pulitzer…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Ms. Broadway 2019: Tootsie's Lilli Cooper by JK

Ms. Broadway June 2019 has an impressive resume in film, TV and, of course, theater. And she's just getting started - she's our youngest honoree yet. Whether she's creating roles in big new…

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Xanadu Is Heading on Tour with RuPaul's Drag Race Royals Ginger Minj & Jinkx Monsoon by Lindsey Sullivan

Strap on your roller skates! The Tony-nominated musical Xanadu will head on a brand-new national tour this fall. RuPaul's Drag Race faves Ginger Minj and Jinkx Monsoon will play sisters of …

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Monday, June 10, 2019

Oklahoma! Standout Ali Stroker Breaks Ground with First Tony Award Win by Eric King

We cain't say no! Ali Stroker has won the 2019 Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical for her portrayal of Ado Annie in Oklahoma! The stage-and-screen fave was honored at the…

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Friday, May 31, 2019

Hollywood Bowl's Into the Woods Adds Sutton Foster, Hailey Kilgore, Skylar Astin & Cheyenne Jackson by Andy Lefkowitz

An A-list group of stage stars have joined the Hollywood Bowl's upcoming production of Into the Woods. The previously announced production, featuring direction and choreography by Tony nomi…

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Odds & Ends: Isabel Keating Set for Nell Benjamin & Duncan Sheik's Because of Winn Dixie at Goodspeed & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Isabel Keating & More to Star in Because of Winn Dixie Musical at Goodspeed Casting is here for the Goodspeed's upcoming pr…

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