Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Today's An Amazing Day for Dear Evan Hansen; Here's Why by Lindsey Sullivan

It's a good thing those Dear Evan Hansen songs are the kind that get stuck in fans' heads for forever! In the midst of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul's La La Land Oscar buzz, their B…

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Stage preview: Powerhouse musical 'The Book of Mormon' rolls back into Pittsburgh by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“The Book of Mormon” is back in town, as shocking and hilarious as ever and just as urgent in its representation of people who are worlds apart — fresh-faced missionaries and Ugandans …

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Jake Gyllenhaal-Led Sunday in the Park with George Gives the Hudson Theatre New Life by Ryan McPhee

When making a work of art, first of all you need a good foundation, otherwise it's risky from the start. Fortunately for the new Broadway revival of Sunday in the Park with George, they&…

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Michael Potts Tackles the ‘Particular Humanity’ of August Wilson’s ‘Jitney’ by John Bonazzo

Potts, who also appeared in 'The Book of Mormon,' decided to become an actor after seeing Wilson's Fences.

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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our Broadway World - 2/10; THE WHO'S TOMMY in Connecticut, THE BOOK OF MORMON in Melbourne and Mor by BroadwayWorld

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, February 9, 2017

All Broadway Shows Will Play as Scheduled on February 9; Exchanges Offered for Broadway.com Customers by Broadway.com

The show must go on, even as Winter Storm Niko delivers up to a foot of snow to the Great White Way. All Broadway shows will play as scheduled on February 9. The followings shows will offer…

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Surpasses $3 Million Again, Claiming the Top Spot by Ryan McPhee

The show is non-stop. Hamilton reigned supreme at the box office once again, managing to gross over $3 million in eight performances. This is the fourth time the Tony and Pulitzer-winning mu…

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NEWS: The Book of Mormon extends West End booking to May by Emma Clarendon

Hugely popular Broadway musical THE BOOK OF MORMON is now booking at the West End's Prince of Wales Theatre until 27 May 2017, it has been confirmed.

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FROM DOWN UNDER: The Book of Mormon by Simon Parris

Australia finally has the chance to say Hello! to The Book of Mormon, and this sparkling production has been well worth the wait.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

Why The Book of Mormon is much more than a book by Arts Review

Hello! The multi-award winning and outrageously hilarious satirical theatre phenomena The Book of Mormon is now playing in Melbourne. Knowing that this show is ‘from the makers of South Pa…

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Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Surpasses $3 Million Again, Claiming the Top Spot by Over $2 Million by Ryan McPhee

The show is non-stop. Hamilton reigned supreme at the box office once again, managing to gross over $3 million in eight performances. This is the fourth time the Tony and Pulitzer-winning mu…

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Sunday, February 5, 2017

The Book of Mormon review – a visionary musical masterpiece, genital jokes and all by Stephanie Van Schilt

Princess theatre, MelbourneSouth Park creators’ coming-of-age satire on the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is a work of comic geniusCries of “Jesus!” could be heard in the…

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Friday, February 3, 2017

Believe! Billy Harrigan Tighe Will Star as J.M. Barrie in the Finding Neverland Tour by Ryan Gilbert

Raise your voice in cheer! Broadway favorite Billy Harrigan Tighe will star as J.M. Barrie in the national tour of Finding Neverland. Tighe, who's taking over for Kevin Kern, will begin …

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

'Book of Mormon' At Bushnell, 'Moon For Misbegotten' At Playhouse on Park by Christopher Arnott

"Hello! My Name is Elder Price! And I would like to share with you the most amazing book." "The Book of Mormon" returns to The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave. in Hartford, Feb. 14 to 19, with a l…

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

The Book of Mormon announces $40 Ticket Lottery by Arts Review

As it prepares for its Australian premiere this Saturday night, The Book of Mormon has today announced a ticket lottery – in which a limited number of tickets will be sold by ballot…

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Monday, January 30, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Star-Packed The Front Page Wraps Up Limited Engagement with Good News by Ryan McPhee

The revival of The Front Page, starring a plethora of stage and screen favorites (including Nathan Lane, John Goodman, John Slattery, Holland Taylor and more) played its final performance on…

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Friday, January 27, 2017

Hamilton: first cast members revealed for West End production by Guardian Staff

Initial names announced ahead of London opening of the record-breaking Broadway musical – but no word on the lead roleThe first cast members have been announced for the West End production…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Rachelle Ann Go & More West End Favorites Tapped for Hamilton in London's West End by Ryan McPhee

Rachelle Ann Go is poised to make a revolutionary return to the West End. Broadway.com has confirmed that the U.K. favorite, who will make her Broadway debut this spring as Gigi in Miss Saig…

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Photo Flash: Hitting the Road with an Exclamation Point! First Look at SOMETHING ROTTEN! on Tour by BroadwayWorld

The completely original new musical Something Rotten, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw The Book of Mormon, Aladdin, with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner…

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017

‘The Book of Mormon’ at Princess Of Wales Theatre, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

Broadway musical “The Book of Mormon” is being staged at the Princess of Wales Theatre in Toronto, ON as a part of its nationwide tour. The musical will be staged from February 28, 2017 …

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Monday, January 23, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Oh, Hello Bids Farewell to Broadway on a Charmed Note by Ryan McPhee

There's a little less tuna on Broadway now. Oh, Hello, starring Nick Kroll and John Mulaney as septuagenarian public access TV hosts, hung up its turtleneck at the Lyceum Theatre on…

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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Photo Flash: Rob McClure, Adam Pascal, Josh Grisetti and More Celebrate SOMETHING ROTTEN!'s Tour Launch in Boston by BroadwayWorld

The completely original new musical Something Rotten, directed and choreographed by Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw The Book of Mormon, Aladdin, with music and lyrics by Grammy Award winner…

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Broadway Grosses: The Present, Starring Cate Blanchett, Burns Bright at the Box Office by Ryan McPhee

Broadway entered a winter slump this past week—which is to be expected following a string of shows closing in early January. Ten shows have shuttered in 2017, leading to a dip in gross…

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Monday, January 16, 2017

‘Dreamgirls’ at The Savoy Theatre by Blouin Artinfo

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical hit ‘Dreamgirls’ will run at the Savoy Theatre through October 21, 2017. The smash-hit show has come to London after a long wait of 35 years. The …

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Friday, January 13, 2017

VIDEO: Broadway Stars Recreate Iconic 'Good Morning' Number in Tribute to Debbie Reynolds by BroadwayWorld

In honor of the late, legendary actress Debbie Reynolds, THE BOOK OF MORMON's Christopher Rice recreatedthe classic Good Morning number from the film Singing in the Rain.'

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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Theater News: Robin De Jesús, Ariana DeBose, and Others Set for Broadway Sings Bowie | Prince

Stars of Hamilton, The Book of Mormon, and more will lend their voices to the celebration.

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Monday, January 9, 2017

Broadway Grosses: The Color Purple Pushes Da Button One Last Time, Delivering the Tony-Winning Revival Its Highest Numbers by Ryan McPhee

The Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple played its final performance on January 8 to a thunderous house that included the Clintons, Anna Wintour and Leslie Odom Jr. While Cynthia Erivo …

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Jo Lampert & More Announced for The Public's Joan of Arc: Into the Fire by Lindsey Sullivan

Jo Lampert will take on the role of Joan in the forthcoming production of Joan of Arc: Into the Fire, which has been extended prior to its world premiere. Penned by Oscar and Grammy winner D…

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Thursday, January 5, 2017

The Great Comet's Denee Benton on Josh Groban's Nerves, Singing Usher Before Every Show & More by Broadway.com

Age: 24 Hometown: Orlando, Florida Current Role: Denée Benton plays Natasha, a naive ingénue navigating love and lust in aristocratic Russia while her fiancé is a…

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History Has Its Eyes on You! Joshua Henry, Michael Luwoye & Rory O'Malley Will Lead the Hamilton Tour by Ryan Gilbert

It's time for them to take their shot! Tony nominee Joshua Henry, Michael Luwoye and Tony nominee Rory O'Malley will headline the touring production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-…

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History Has Its Eyes on You! Joshua Henry, Michael Luwyoye & Rory O'Malley Will Lead the Hamilton Tour by Ryan Gilbert

It's time for them to take their shot! Tony nominee Joshua Henry, Michael Luwyoye and Tony nominee Rory O'Malley will headline the touring production of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony…

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