Monday, June 26, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Broadway Pride Anthems by Lindsey Sullivan

Yasssss! We're still shaking the glitter out of our hair after Pride weekend, dreamcasting our fave LGBTQ-centric films as musicals and saaanging through our favorite Broadway pride anth…

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Matt Doyle and Beth Behrs Debut Season 2 of Digital Comic Series DENTS by BroadwayWorld

LINE Webtoon, the popular digital comics publisher pioneering the development and distribution of comics worldwide, today launched season 2 of the hit dystopian YA comic Dents, co-created an…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

‘The Book of Mormon’ at Princess Theatre, Melbourne by Blouin Artinfo

“The Book of Mormon” will be performed at Princess Theatre in Melbourne through October 22, 2017.From the creators of the animated comedy “South Park” comes a brilliant musical comed…

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Waitress' Sara Bareilles Serves Up House Record in Final Week by

Tony-nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles went out on top in her last eight-performance week playing the lead role of Jenna in her Broadway musical Waitress. The Grammy nominee appeare…

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Sunday, June 11, 2017

Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt Wins His First Tony Award by Lindsey Sullivan

Ben Platt has won his first Tony! He garnered the award in Best Leading Actor in a Musical category for his emotional performance in Dear Evan Hansen. The win was announced at the Tonys cere…

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Tony Talk: Best Featured Actor in a Musical, Gavin Creel! by BroadwayWorld TV

Gavin Creel has won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role in a Musical forHello, Dolly. This marks the actor's third Tony nomination and first win. He was p…

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Hello, Dolly! Star Gavin Creel Wins His First Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Fifteen years after his Broadway debut, Gavin Creel has won his first Tony Award! Creel wins in the Best Featured Actor in a Musical category for his performance as Cornelius Hackl in Hello,…

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie on Broadway, British Accents and Wearing Those 'Kinky Boots'

The rock band's frontman tells THR of potentially penning tunes for a musical and why he'd love to star in 'The Book of Mormon' more

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Everybody Says Yeah for Kinky Boots' New Star Brendon Urie by

Audiences at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre have been swooning for Panic! at the Disco frontman Brendon Urie, who's been packing houses since joining the long-running musical K…

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Groundhog Day Leaps Ahead at Box Office on Memorial Day Weekend by

The new musical Groundhog Day, which was recently honored with seven Tony Award nominations, has even more to celebrate following the past week on Broadway. The musical featuring a book by D…

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Friday, May 26, 2017

West End Stars Grace the Stage to Support The National Brain Appeal by BroadwayWorld

Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Ashleigh Gray Wicked The Musical, Antony Hewitt Aladdin, Nicholas McLean The Book of Mormon, Irvine Iqbal Aladdin, Joelle Dyson Dreamgirls, Lauren Chia Aladdin, The Twin…

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

PHOTO FLASHBACK: The Book of Mormon

Relive some of your favorite moments from The Book of Mormon in this week's Photo Flashback.

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Monday, May 15, 2017

BWW TV Exclusive: BYU Students and Alums Bring It at Broadway Sessions! by BroadwayWorld TV

You can take the boy out of Utah, but can you ever take the Utah out of the boy Who knows, but a couple weeks back at Broadway Sessions, we did learn that you can bring the Utah to the boy. …

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Odds & Ends: Anastasia's Ramin Karimloo Books New Concert Gig, Stephanie Styles Offers Roman Holiday Sneak Peek & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Ramin Karimloo Books New Concert Gig Broadway super talent Ramin Karimloo will play a two-night concert appearance at New Yo…

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Odds & Ends: Anastasia's Ramin Karimloo Books New Cabaret Gig, Stephanie Styles Offers Roman Holiday Sneak Peek & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Ramin Karimloo Books New Cabaret Gig Broadway super talent Ramin Karimloo will play a two-night cabaret appearance at New Yo…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Declan Bennett & More to Return to Olivier Award-Winning Jesus Christ Superstar by

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre in London has announced that four cast members from the 2016 Olivier Award-winning production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Jesus Christ Su…

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Hamilton’s in good company at The Kennedy Center next season by Tim Treanor

So what’s going on at the Kennedy Center for the next Theatre* season? Everything. The freshest Broadway plays. One-day musical tributes. Theater in Dutch. And Norwegian. Hot director…

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

2017 Michael Merritt Awards And Design Exposition by Bt

The 24th Annual Merritt Awards for Excellence in Design and Collaboration will take place on Monday, May 15th, 2017 at Loyola University Chicago. 5:00pm-10:00pm Legendary Broadway and Fi…

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Monday, April 24, 2017

The Kennedy Center Announces Its 2017-2018 Theater Season: ‘Hamilton,’ ‘The Humans,’ ‘The Color Purple,’ ‘In the Heights,’ ‘An Ameri by Guest Author

From The Kennedy Center: 2017–2018 Theater Season: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts today announced programming for its 2017–2018 theater season in an event on the fame…

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2017 Merritt Awards announced by Morgan Greene

The 24th annual Merritt Awards for Excellence in Design and Collaboration are slated to take place this May in Chicago. Broadway and film costume designer Ann Roth, whose many credits includ…

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Legendary Broadway and Film Costume Designer Ann Roth Receives 2017 Michael Merritt Award by BroadwayWorld

The24th Annual Merritt Awards for Excellence in Design and Collaboration will take place onMonday, May 15th, 2017at Loyola University Chicago.Legendary Broadway and Film Costume Designer Ann…

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Broadway Grosses: No Sweat for the 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner as Grosses Rise by Andy Lefkowitz

Lynn Nottage’s new Broadway play Sweat, which on April 10 was named winner of the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, reaped benefits in the week following at the box office. The work, play…

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Monday, April 3, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! Here's Which Songwriters You Would You Like to See Star in Their Own Broadway Musicals by Lindsey Sullivan

Waitress' Tony and Grammy-nominated composer Sara Bareilles officially took her first Broadway bow on March 31. Bareilles taking on the lead role in her own musical has us inspired in ma…

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Broadway Grosses: Bette Midler-Led Hello, Dolly! Revival Excels at Broadway Box Office by Andy Lefkowitz

The new Broadway revival of Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman’s musical classic Hello, Dolly! proved a strong performer at the Shubert Theatre box office in the week ending April 2. The…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Matt Doyle Broadway Scrapbook: Sweeney Todd, Spring Awakening, Mormon & War Horse

Matt Doyle shares fantastic photos and stories from his time leading Sweeney Todd, Spring Awakening, The Book of Mormon, & more.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

What You’ve Been Needing: Andrew Rannells Sings Smash Anthem ‘Let Me Be Your Star’ on Girls by Beth Stevens

Proving once again he’s the MVP of virtually everything he is in, Andrew Rannells belted “Let Me Be Your Star” on the most recent episode of HBO’s Girls. Rannell&rsqu…

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Broadway's Asmeret Ghebremichael Joins Dreamgirls in London by Andy Lefkowitz

Asmeret Ghebremichael, the actress most recently seen as Nickie in in the off-Broadway revival of Sweet Charity, has joined the company of London’s Dreamgirls in the role of Lorrell Ro…

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Mark Your Calendar! Broadway-Bound Mean Girls Stage Musical Sets Dates by Andy Lefkowitz

The new stage-musical adaptation of the film favorite Mean Girls has set dates for its world premiere production. The musical will play out of town at Washington, DC’s National Theatre…

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Monday, March 6, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Glenn Close's Sunset Boulevard Star Turn Holds a Top-Five Spot by Andy Lefkowitz

Glenn Close's Broadway return held strong at the Broadway box office as the Sunset Boulevard revival remained in this week's top five. The Lonny Price-helmed revival took in $1,210,2…

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Josh Gad and Luke Evans on the 'Inclusiveness' of Beauty and the Beast's Gay Character by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway vet Josh Gad, who'll be playing LeFou in Disney's upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast, shared some thoughts with People following the controversy surrounding a re…

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