Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Isabelle McCalla, Caitlin Kinnunen, Lauren Molina and More Join VASTHY'S FRIENDS

On Wednesday, November 24th, 4:00 PM ET Broadway actress Vasthy Mompoint will be joined by Isabelle McCalla (Aladdin, The Prom), Caitlin Kinnunen (The Prom, Spring Awakening) with Lauren Mo…

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Monday, November 23, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Duncan Sheik Covers Radiohead & More Live for New Album Out December 4th

He's a Grammy winner and a two time 2007 Tony Award winner for his magical score to Spring Awakening. Now singer/songwriter/composer Duncan Sheik is set to release his first live album Live …

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Preview of Baldwin Wallace's First-Ever Virtual College Production of SPRING AWAKENING

This fall, Baldwin Wallace University's top-rated music theatre program pulls off the ultimate COVID-hack with the first virtual college production of 'Spring Awakening,' the eight-time Tony…

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Monday, November 16, 2020

Masked and Raging, Ohio Students Make a ‘Spring Awakening’ by American Theatre Editors

How Baldwin Wallace University turned a 'Totally Fucked' year into an opportunity to film a virtual production of the rock musical.

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Saturday, November 7, 2020

Facetime Interview: Tony Award Winning Producer Ken Davenport: The TheaterMakers Summit 2020 + The Future of Broadway by Adam Rothenberg

On November 14-16 (2020), The TheaterMakers Studio (Tony® Award-winning Producer Ken Davenport, founder) presents the fourth annual TheaterMakers Summit. This year’s summit will be virtua…

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Adam's Call: The TheaterMakers Summit: November 14-16, 2020 by Adam Rothenberg

On November 14-16 (2020), The TheaterMakers Studio (Tony® Award-winning Producer Ken Davenport, founder) presents the fourth annual TheaterMakers Summit. This year’s summit will be virtua…

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Thursday, November 5, 2020

Listen to Duncan Sheik and Kathryn Gallagher Duet on ‘Touch Me’ From Spring Awakening by Dan Meyer

The track is off Sheik’s upcoming album Live at the Café Carlyle.

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Friday, October 23, 2020

Mandy Gonzalez and Krysta Rodriguez Take Part in BROADWAY'S BEST FOR BREAST CANCER

On Monday, October 26, turn on the spotlight: It's time to sing and dance again with Broadway star Mandy Gonzalez (Hamilton, Wicked, and In the Heights) and Krysta Rodriguez (In the Heights,…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2020

In the News: Judith Ivey, T.R Knight, Joe Morton Set for Typhoid Mary Reading, MCC to Present Omar Vélez Meléndez’s ¡Gárgola!, More by Andrew Gans

Plus: Check out a teaser for an innovative virtual production of Spring Awakening.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Hailey Kilgore Mesmerizes in Michael Arden Directed Once On This Island

Happy Birthday wishes go out to two-time Tony Award directing nominee of Spring Awakening and Once On This Island Michael Arden.

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Friday, September 18, 2020

VIDEO: Samantha Massell, Ben Fankauser and Alex Wyse Celebrate Rosh Hashanah in Song

Veteran Broadway performers Samantha Massell (Fiddler on the Roof, The Flamingo Kid), Ben Fankhauser (Newsies, Beautiful), and Alex Wyse (Waitress, Spring Awakening) perform Avinu Malkeinu t…

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Ms. Broadway August 2020: Mean Girls' Krystina Alabado by JK

Of the current Plastics over at Mean Girls, Krystina Alabado has the most seasoned and lengthy resumé. That's no slight to the other actresses, of course, but they are in good company. She…

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Christy Altomare to Star in Joni: The Musical Developmental Reading by Caitlin Moynihan

Christy Altomare will be taking on the role of Grammy-winning folk artist Joni Mitchell in an upcoming developmental reading of Joni: The Musical. The new musical, written by Georgeta Rae, w…

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Broadway Actor-Writers Wesley Taylor & Alex Wyse Sign With ICM Partners For Literary Representation by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Broadway and TV writers, actors and directors Wesley Taylor and Alex Wyse have signed with ICM Partners for literary representation across all media. Taylor is best known for perf…

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Hot Clip of the Day: Spring Awakening Tour Sings Cut "A Comet On Its Way"

"Spring and Summer, ev'ry other day." As summer is winding down, we thought this cut tune from Duncan Sheik's Spring Awakening seemed like an appropriate throwback. The song is said to have …

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Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Insurers Battle Broadway Theater Owner Over Pandemic Payout by Marc Hershberg

The Broadway theater owner that gave a home to the original production of Spring Awakening now finds itself the victim of a rude awakening.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Lea Michele & Husband Zandy Reich Welcome Their First Child by Lindsey Sullivan

Lea Michele and Zandy Reich are parents. Their son Ever Leo was born on August 20, according to People. The Broadway alumna and former Glee star confirmed the news that she was expecting o…

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Broadway Games: The Play's The Thing - Actor Edition by JK

Last week's game was all about actresses who have forged stage careers with both musicals and plays in their credits. (Answers below.) This week, it's the actors' turn. Nathan Lane is a grea…

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

"That Is A Definite Silver Lining" by Mo Brady

from Broadway Roulette …

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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part II by JK

Earlier this week, we continued our Best of the Decade series with the first twelve Up and Comers of Broadway who came to our attention over the past ten seasons. Today, we give you the ot…

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Best of the Decade: Up and Comers, Part I by JK

Over the past ten seasons, theater fans were blessed with some amazing performances, design marvels and directorial wonders from from lifelong favorites. But the decade also brought us the b…

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Monday, August 3, 2020

Tony Winner Ali Stroker Set for Lifetime Holiday Movie by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Ali Stroker will lead Lifetime's upcoming holiday movie Christmas Ever After as part of the network's "It's A Wonderful Lifetime" series. According to The Hollywood Reporter, …

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Sunday, August 2, 2020

It's a Summer Special on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway might still be shut down, but Elaine Paige on Sunday isn't! Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving Broadway.com listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show. This week,…

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

Some Must See Shows for the Spring Season by Broadwayandme

The best preview for the spring 2020 theater season I’ve seen was the one that my friend and fellow theater junkie Howard Sherman posted on his Facebook page a couple of weeks ago: I c…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: SPRING AWAKENING Ladies Sing at Drama Desks '07

This Sunday May 31st at 7:30pm EST, Frank DiLella, of Spectrum News NY1's On Stage, will be hosting the 65th Annual Drama Desk Awards. It will be available to watch online at NY1.com and Dra…

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Thursday, May 28, 2020

Ms. Broadway May 2020: Jagged Little Pill's Lauren Patten by JK

She literally stops the show nightly with her blistering take on "You Oughta Know" in the hit musical Jagged Little Pill. And being in quarantine hasn't stopped her, either. If you did cat…

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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

BEST OF THE DECADE: 10 Favorite Broadway Musical Revivals by JK

Last week, we began our series that takes a look back at the theater we enjoyed over the last 10 seasons. One of those posts revealed our 10 Favorite Broadway Play Revivals (HERE), and today…

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Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Monday, May 18, 2020

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Taylor Trensch!

On this episode of Little Known Facts, Taylor Trensch shares his feelings about being in To Kill A Mockingbird when Broadway shut down due to the pandemic and what the future of that show ma…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2020


In this time of social distancing and remaining responsibly indoors, we are all looking for ways to brighten our days and get moving any way we can! In the spirit of celebrating theater and …

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Avett Brothers Musical ‘Swept Away’ Starring John Gallagher Jr Postponed For A Year Due To Pandemic by Greg Evans

Berkeley Rep’s world premiere of Swept Away, a stage production featuring the music of The Avett Brothers, written by Moulin Rouge!‘s John Logan and reteaming Spring Awakening director M…

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