Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Nikki M. James Joins Brian d'Arcy James in Danny Strong-David Elliott Fox Pilot by Andrew Gans

The Book of Mormon Tony winner will play a communications director in the drama.

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Interview: Donell James Foreman on Madonna, Chaka, and Janet (Oh, My!) by Jose Solis

After making his Broadway debut in The Book of Mormon, Donell James Foreman is paying tribute to the artists he loves in The Dirty 30 Tour or Play-List: a Pop Music Memoir, a show in which h…

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Industry Interview: Inside the Mind of Jujamcyn Theatres' Jordan Roth! by Robert Diamond

What do Frozen, Angels in America, Mean Girls, Springsteen on Broadway,The Book of Mormon, and Kinky Boots have in common Two words Jordan Roth.

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Tuesday, March 13, 2018

The Book of Mormon by Arts Review

If you’re comfortable laughing at jokes about raping babies, AIDS and female circumcision, and seeing Ugandans portrayed as foul-mouthed yobbos, then you’re going to love The Book of Mor…

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Josh Gad-Penned Animated Musical Series Central Park to Star Leslie Odom Jr. & Daveed Diggs by

Tony nominee Josh Gad (The Book of Mormon) is co-writing and co-starring in Central Park, a new animated musical-comedy series that has just been added to Apple's series-programming…

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Friday, March 9, 2018

THE FRIDAY 5: Theater District Watering Holes by JK

JEFF'S TOP 5THEATRE DISTRICT WATERING HOLESOver the years, Mike and I have been known to enjoy an adult beverage or three during our Broadway binge trips. We like to try new places, but tend…

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

You Oughta Know! Elizabeth Stanley & More to Lead Alanis Morissette Musical Jagged Little Pill by Andy Lefkowitz

Initial cast members have been announced to lead the new musical Jagged Little Pill—based on the hit Alanis Morissette album—set to make its world premiere with American Repertor…

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Carolee Carmello, Kenita Miller, and Charlotte Maltby Lead 54 SINGS BABY: THE MUSICAL, a Benefit for Planned Parenthood by BroadwayWorld

Tony nominee Carolee Carmello Sweeney Todd, Parade, Drama Desk nominee Kenita Miller Once On This Island, The Color Purple, Charlotte Maltby The Secret Garden, The Sound of Music, and Charle…

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Donell James Foreman Readies for 54 Below Solo Debut by Sandi Durell

by Sandi Durell   Get ready for “The Dirty 30 Tour or Play-List: A Pop Music Memoir” from The Book of Mormon’s Donell James Foreman as he makes his 54 Below solo debut! This conce…

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Saturday, March 3, 2018

BWW TV: Chita Rivera, Bebe Neuwirth & More Preview What's Coming This Spring at Feinstein's/54 Below! by Tv - Press Previews

Earlier this week, Feinstein's54 Below welcomed stars from some of its upcoming shows- two-time Tony Award-winner Chita Rivera March 6-22 two-time Tony and Emmy Award-winner Bebe Neuwirth Ma…

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Dear Evan Hansen Tony Winner Ben Platt Nabs Feature Film Lead in Love & Oatmeal by Lindsey Sullivan

Talk about a breakfast of champions! On top of signing a solo record deal with Atlantic and being tapped to star in the Netflix series The Politician, Tony winner Ben Platt has also got a bi…

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Dave Thomas Brown & Cody Jamison Strand Team Up in Broadway's The Book of Mormon by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-winning musical The Book of Mormon welcomes Dave Thomas Brown as Elder Price and the return of Cody Jamison Strand as Elder Cunningham beginning on February 20. The duo takes over for l…

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Cody Jamison Strand Will Return to The Book of Mormon on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Cody Jamison Strand is heading back to Broadway's Tony-winning musical The Book of Mormon. The talented actor will return to the role of Elder Cunningham beginning on February 20. L…

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Jason Mraz's Final Week in Waitress Brings In Audiences by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Grammy winner Jason Mraz's final week really had the Waitress box office cooking as audiences headed to the Brooks Atkinson Theatre to savor the last few performances of his Bro…

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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Kate Baldwin & More to Join Sutton Foster & Gavin Creel in Thoroughly Modern Millie Reunion Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented bunch of original ensemble members from the 2002 Broadway company of Thoroughly Modern Millie have signed on for the show's highly anticipated reunion concert. The event will …

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Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Dave Thomas Brown Is THE BOOK OF MORMON'S Next Elder Price by BroadwayWorld

The Book of Mormon has a new missionary BroadwayWorld has just learned that Dave Thomas Brown, last seen on Broadway in American Psycho, will take over the lead role of Elder Kevin Price beg…

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Broadway’s The Book of Mormon Will Welcome Dave Thomas Brown as New Elder Price by Andrew Gans

The Tony-winning musical continues at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre.

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Dave Thomas Brown to Join the Mission as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway alum Dave Thomas Brown is the new Elder Price in the Tony-winning musical The Book of Mormon! The stage favorite will take over for long-running star Nic Rouleau in the hi…

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VIDEO: Watch the San Francisco Production of THE BOOK OF MORMON Load In by Stage Tube

SHN Broadway in San Francisco shared a video on Twitter yesterday that depicted a timelapse of the San Francisco company of The Book of Mormon loading in. The video shows the crew piecing to…

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Monday, February 5, 2018

Mr. Broadway February 2018: Gavin Creel by JK

Long time readers may remember that Gavin Creel was the very first Broadway Boy of the Year, way back in 2009! A lot has happened in the last 9 years - not the least of which is a …

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Hit musical Hamilton raises top-price tickets to £250 by Chris Wiegand

The London production of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop musical surpasses The Book of Mormon as it hikes premium ticket pricesPremium seats for the London production of Hamilton, Lin-Manuel …

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Monday, January 29, 2018

“The Book of Mormon” in Denver: On-sale date announced for summer 2018 production by John Wenzel, The Know

The Broadway hit comes to Denver this summer for a two-week run.

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Kerry Butler, Stephanie D'Abruzzo and More Lead Staged Industry Reading Of SEEING RED by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominees Kerry Butler Disaster, Xanadu, the upcoming Mean Girls, Charl Brown Motown, John Ellison Conlee The Full Monty, Murder Ballad, and Stephanie D'Abruzzo Avenue Q, I Love Yo…

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Friday, January 19, 2018

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/19 - HAIRSPRAY, RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, January 18, 2018
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Meet The Plastics, Your New Best Frenemies by Broadwaydirect

Mean Girls is a ferociously funny new musical from director Casey Nicholaw (The Book of Mormon), composer Jeff Richmond (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), lyricist Nell Benjamin (Legally Blo…

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Monday, January 15, 2018

Lisa O'Hare, Oyoyo Joi and Emily Padgett Join SESSION GIRLS at 54 Below by BroadwayWorld

FEINSTEIN'S54 BELOW, Broadway's Supper Club, presents Oyoyo Joi The Book Of Mormon Broadway as cellist Mariana, Lisa O'Hare A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder Broadway as producer Celia …

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The Book Of Mormon: not for the easily offended by Hadley Freeman

For South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, nothing is off limits. Now they've written a West End musical. Theatre lovers: you have been warnedSomething strange happened recently to …

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Friday, January 12, 2018

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Drag365: Show #8- Stage Fright at Therapy by Michael Block

Marti Gould Cummings // photo by Michael BlockDay: Monday, January 8th     Show: Stage Fright Location: TherapyQueens Seen: Marti Gould Cummings (@martigcummings)The Venn…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

‘Hamilton’s Rory O’Malley Signs With The Rosenzweig Group by Jeremy Gerard

Rory O’Malley, a Tony nominee for The Book of Mormon who’s now playing the crowd-pleasing comic role of King George III in the national tour of Hamilton, has signed with The Rose…

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