Monday, August 22, 2016

See Bonnie Raitt Visit Something Rotten! by Hannah Vine

Grammy Award-winning musician Bonnie Raitt stopped by the St. James Theatre and visited with the cast.

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Monday, August 15, 2016

Something Rotten!'s Will Chase, Rob McClure & Cast Get Welcomed to the Renaissance with Ink by Lindsey Sullivan

We're flipping (omelette style, of course) about Something Rotten!'s newest cast members! Will Chase, Josh Grisetti, Leslie Kritzer, Catherine Brunell and Rob McClure recently joined…

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Thursday, August 11, 2016

Will Tony Winner Stephen Daldry Bring the Chill to Broadway as Frozen's New Director? by Ryan McPhee

After a creative team shakeup, Frozen might just receive a jolt of "electricity." Billy Elliot Tony winner Stephen Daldry is in talks to replace Alex Timbers as the director of the…

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Monday, August 8, 2016

BWW Exclusive: Counting Down to Jennifer Ashley Tepper's THE UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY, VOLUME 3 - The St. James Theatre by Jennifer Ashley Tepper

Below, BroadwayWorld is excited to give you a sneak peek of the new book, with a look at The St. James Theatre...

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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Director Alex Timbers Exits Broadway-Bound Stage Adaptation of Frozen by Imogen Lloyd Webber has confirmed that director Alex Timbers and Disney Theatrical Productions have parted ways on the upcoming Broadway musical Frozen. No word yet if this will impact the timing o…

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Friday, July 29, 2016 Culturalist Challenge! Rank Your Top 10 ‘90s-Early 2000s Teen Flicks That Need the Broadway Treatment by Lindsey Sullivan

The staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we’re challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic t…

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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Photo Flash: Will Power! First Look at Will Chase, Rob McClure and More in Broadway's SOMETHING ROTTEN! by BroadwayWorld

Something Rotten, the ten-time Tony Award-nominated smash hit musical comedy, recently welcomed four new cast members toBroadway's St. James Theatre 246 West 44th Street.Joining Rob McClure …

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‘Something Rotten’ Revisited at The St. James Theatre in NYC by Richard Seff

I first reviewed this unselfconsciously entertaining musical comedy at the beginning of its run in April 2015. I wanted to see it again to determine how it was holding up now that five of it…

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Exclusive Photos! Will Chase Has Got the Power as Something Rotten!'s New Shakespeare by Lindsey Sullivan

God, we love Shakespeare! Stage and screen fave Will Chase has returned to Broadway in the delightful Something Rotten!. Stepping in for Tony winner (and fellow Smash bro) Christian Bor…

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Welcome to the Renaissance! Meet the New Company of SOMETHING ROTTEN! by BroadwayWorld

Everything is changing at the St. James Theatre As BroadwayWorld previously announced, the smash hit musical comedy Something Rotten has recently welcomed a slew of new principal cast member…

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Photo Flash: First Look at EXPOSURE at the St. James Theatre by BroadwayWorld

The World Premiere of EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL- LIFE THROUGH A LENSwill run at theSt. James Theatre, for a limited season,from16 Julyuntil27 August 2016, with press night onThursday 28 July 2016…

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Monday, July 18, 2016

Broadway Grosses: Something Rotten! Gets an Egg-celent Boost as Tony Winner Christian Borle Bows Out by Ryan McPhee

It’s hard to be the Bard, but it’s even harder to say goodbye. Christian Borle took his final bow in Something Rotten! on July 16, concluding his Tony-winning stint as a leather-…

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Saturday, July 16, 2016

EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL - LIFE THROUGH A LENS Premieres Tonight in the West End by BroadwayWorld

The World Premiere of Exposure The Musical - Life Through A Lens will run at the St. James Theatre,for a limited season, from tonight 16 July until 27 August 2016,with press night on Thursda…

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 7/13/16- HAIR by Stage Tube

Today in 2011, the return engagement of the second Broadway revival of HAIR opened at the St. James Theatre, where it ran for 67 performances. Hair The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical is a…

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Odds & Ends: Will Chase Eyeing Nashville Return, Alexandra Silber Pens Fiddler Novel & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Will Chase Eyeing Nashville Return Turns out that just because Will Chase is set to show how hard it is to be the Bard in B…

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SOMETHING ROTTEN! to Celebrate 500th Performance on Broadway Tomorrow by BroadwayWorld

Something Rotten, the ten-time Tony Award-nominated smash hit musical comedy, will celebrate its 500th performance tomorrow, Friday, July 1 at Broadway's St. James Theatre 246 West 44th Stre…

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

St. James Theatre Set to Expand While Helen Hayes Theater Begins Renovations by Nora Dominick

According to Variety, one of Broadway's most notable houses, the St. James Theatre is set to expand its stage. The renovations include pushing the back wall of the theater out into the alley…

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Broadway’s St. James Theatre Planning to Expand Stage by Robert Viagas

The theatre reportedly is being considered by Disney’s Frozen.

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Friday, June 24, 2016

Samantha Barks to Headline Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years in London by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Samantha Barks has moved on from the Broadway-bound Amelie and will instead lead The Last Five Years in London. The Les Miz movie standout will star opposite Jonathan Bailey (Broadchurch) in…

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NEWS: Samantha Barks & Jonathan Bailey star in The Last Five Year at St James by Press Releases

Tony Award-winning Broadway composer Jason Robert Brown will helm a new London production of his acclaimed musical The Last Five Years, playing at St. James Theatre from Friday 27 October 20…

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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Will Power! Nashville's Will Chase to Take Over for Christian Borle in Something Rotten! on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The writing was on the wall when it was revealed that Will Chase would not be appearing in another season of Nashville; instead he's coming back to Broadway! The stage and screen star is…

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

RENT Is Fastest Selling Show in St James Theatre History by Marianka Swain

The 20thAnniversary production of Jonathan Larson'sPulitzer Prize- and Tony Award-winning musical RENTis the fastest selling show in the history of the St. James Theatre, having sold the mos…

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Exclusive Photos! Something Rotten! Welcomes Rob McClure to the Renaissance by Lindsey Sullivan

Bottom's up! Broadway fave Rob McClure has returned to the Main Stem in the delightful Something Rotten!. Stepping in for fellow Great White Way alum Brian d'Arcy James as Nick Botto…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Multi-Award Winning Musical RENT Announces Strictly Limited Run At St James Theatre

The legendary rock musical RENT, celebrating its incredible 20th anniversary, comes to St. James Theatre for a strictly limited run, 8 December 2016 - 28 January 2017.

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RENT Celebrates 20th Anniversary; Set to Tour UK, Oct. 21 by BroadwayWorld

Robert Mackintosh and Idili Theatricals Limited, in association with Theatr Clwyd and Wales Millennium Centre, are presenting the 20thAnniversary production of Jonathan Larson's ground-break…

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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

SOMETHING ROTTEN! Announces Full Tour Schedule! Launching in Boston, 1/17 by BroadwayWorld

ProducerKevin McCollumis pleased to announceSomething Rotten,the ten-time Tony-Award nominated smash hit musical comedy, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winnerCasey NicholawThe Book…

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Full Cast Announced for EXPOSURE THE MUSICAL at St James Theatre by Marianka Swain

The full cast has been announced forExposure The Musical - Life Through A Lens. It runs at St. James Theatre, for a limited season,from16 Julyuntil27 August 2016, with press night onThursday…

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Thursday, May 26, 2016

London Sideways Star Simon Harrison on California Dreaming & Rewarding Himself with a Glass of Pinot Noir by Matt Wolf

Simon Harrison has a wealth of classical credits to his name but is putting his Shakespeare pedigree to one side to co-star alongside Daniel Weyman in the U.K. stage premiere of Sideways at …

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Josh Grisetti, Leslie Kritzer & Catherine Brunell Will Step Into SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Lead Roles This Summer by BroadwayWorld

Broadway's smash hit musical comedy Something Rotten will welcome three new principal cast members beginning Monday, July 18 as the ten-time Tony Award-nominated show enters its second year …

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SIDEWAYS Begins Limited Run at the St. James Theatre Today by BroadwayWorld

A brand new production of Rex Pickett's critically acclaimed and much loved novel and play Sidewaysopens at the St James Theatre for its UK and European premiere, directed by David Grindley …

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Friday, May 20, 2016

Betsy Wolfe, Patti Murin & Okieriete Onaodowan Led Lab of Broadway-Bound Frozen by Imogen Lloyd Webber

We can’t hold it back anymore—we have more news about the Broadway-bound Frozen stage adaptation. Betsy Wolfe (Bullets Over Broadway), Patti Murin (Lysistrata Jones) and Okieriet…

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