Thursday, April 17, 2014

Rory O'Malley, Jane Monheit, Julia Murney & More to Headline 4th Annual NIGHT OF A THOUSAND JUDYS, 6/16 by BroadwayWorld

The fourth annual 'Night Of A Thousand Judys' - presented by The Meeting hosted by Justin Sayre - has announced that the initial talent lineup, which will include Jane Monheit Grammy Award n…

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The Broadway.com Show 4/16/14 - Theater News on Audra McDonald, "Bullets Over Broadway" and More by Broadway.com

The Broadway.com Show 4/16/14 - Theater News on Audra McDonald, "Bullets Over Broadway" and More The weekly news program written by and starring the editorial staff of Broadway.co…

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Numbers Game, April 14-April 20, 2014 by David Lefkowitz

One aspect of commercial Broadway theater not really covered by previews, reviews, puff pieces and essays is the numbers game – that is, where a show might be in terms of box-office grosse…

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Monday, April 14, 2014

Gavin Creel, Dame Judi Dench, Douglas Hodge and More on the Olivier Awards Red Carpet

April 13 was the biggest night of the year in West End theatre as the Olivier Awards were presented in a ceremony held at London's Royal Opera House. Dame Judi Dench (Peter and Alice), Gavi…

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Broadway Grosses: Raisin Gets a Bump from a Presidential Visit by Ryan McPhee

A Raisin in the Sun received a Presidential visit and made its presence felt at the box office this week, with the Denzel Washington headlined drama one of the top five grossing shows on Bro…

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ArtsBeat: ‘Book of Mormon’ Wins Big at Olivier Awards by Patrick Healy

The Broadway hit “The Book of Mormon” won four awards, including best new musical, at the Olivier Awards, London’s equivalent of the Tonys.

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Theater News: The Book of Mormon Cleans Up at the 2014 Olivier Awards

The 2011 Tony Award-winning Best Musical reprises its success across the pond.

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BWW TV: OLIVIER AWARDS 2014 - THE BOOK OF MORMON's Gavin Creel & Stephen Ashfield by BroadwayWorld TV

The cast of The Book Of Mormon talk to the cameras on the red carpet. They dominated the musical categories winning four Awards including Best New Musical, Best Actor in a Musical for Gavin …

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News: Olivier Awards 2014 – the winners’ reactions by Nicola Merrifield

The Olivier Awards 2014 took place in London last night, with The Book of Mormon and Chimerica being named the big winners of the night. We spoke to some of the prize recipients to find̷…

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Sunday, April 13, 2014

Book of Mormon and the Almeida Theatre are the Big Winners at London's 2014 Olivier Awards by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The 38th annual Olivier Awards, the top honor for London theater, were announced on April 13 at the Royal Opera House. Hosted by stage and screen stars Gemma Arterton and Stephen Mangan, the…

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Photos: Photos: Oliviers winners celebrate in style

Winners and presenters including Rory Kinnear, Lucy Kirkwood, Lesley Manville, James McAvoy, The Book of Mormon cast and Kate Moss were in celebratory mood backstage at the Royal Opera House

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News: Book of Mormon and Chimerica win big at Olivier Awards 2014 by Nicola Merrifield

The Book of Mormon has taken the majority of prizes for a musical at this year’s Olivier Awards. Nominated for six prizes, it received gongs in four of those categories, winning best new m…

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Broadway Favorite Gavin Creel Wins 2014 Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical for Book of Mormon by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Tony nominee Gavin Creel has won the 2014 Best Actor in a Musical Award at London’s Oliver Awards for his role of Elder Price in the West End production of The Book of Mormon. The cate…

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Book of Mormon and the Almeida Theatre the Big Winners at London's 2014 Olivier Awards by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The 38th annual Olivier Awards, the top honor for London theater, were announced on April 13 at the Royal Opera House. Hosted by stage and screen stars Gemma Arterton and Stephen Mangan, the…

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Olivier awards 2014: the winners - in pictures by Guardian Staff

The Almeida theatre's Chimerica stole the show at this year's Oliviers, winning five awards. There were also victories for Ghosts, The Book of Mormon, Othello, The Amen Corner and Les Mis. F…

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Oliviers 2014: The Book of Mormon wins Best New Musical in night of triumph

The Book of Mormon has won Best New Musical at the Olivier Awards 2014, beating competition from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Once and The Scottsboro Boys.

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Theatre News: Full List: Winners of the 2014 Olivier Awards

Leading the field was Chimerica with five Awards and The Book of Mormon with four, all of which were announced at the Royal Opera House this evening

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Theater News: Once vs. The Book of Mormon: Which Musical Will Win Big at Tonight's Olivier Awards?

The best of London's West End theater scene is honored at the annual ceremony.

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This Week’s Picks! Go to Hell with Matt Doyle, Sing the Blues with Audra & Get Stoned with the Emcee by Lindsay Champion

The spring season is in full swing, and there's enough opening nights, starry benefits and special events going on this week to make your head spin. But don't worry! We'll make i…

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Friday, April 11, 2014

BOOK OF MORMON Stars Nic Rouleau and Ben Platt Set for Twitter Chat Tonight by BroadwayWorld

We can't wait to say 'Hello' to the stars of Broadway's THE BOOK OF MORMON -- live online Nic Rouleau Elder Price and Ben Platt Elder Cunningham will participate in a Twitter chat tonight, A…

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WAKE UP with BroadwayWorld - Friday, April 11, 2014 - DISASTER! Fades, BOOK OF MORMON Tweets, LADY DAY Opens and More! by Jessica Showers

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it Today's big news DISASTER closes off-Broadway, the star…

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Thursday, April 10, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Katie Thompson Previews The Songs of Lyons and Pakchar

Katie Thompson (Giant), Robin De Jesus, Lillias White, Mykal Kilgore and many more will be on hand April 14 for The Songs of Lyons & Pakchar concert at speakeasy-styled nightspot 54 Belo…

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

BOOK OF MORMON Stars Nic Rouleau and Ben Platt Set for Twitter Chat, April 11 by BroadwayWorld

We can't wait to say 'Hello' to the stars of Broadway's THE BOOK OF MORMON -- live online Nic Rouleau Elder Price and Ben Platt Elder Cunningham will participate in a Twitter chat on Friday,…

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Confession Time! by Broadway Audience

Confession time: If I had to pick a role from any Broadway show to play, I would want to be Elder Price from The Book of Mormon.  Crazy right? It would never happen, not just because I am n…

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Monday, April 7, 2014

Getting to Know Rodgers & Hammerstein at 92Y by Linda

Any evening with talented Broadway stars performing Rodgers & Hammerstein is going to be a good one. Especially when those stars are Jonathan Groff (Frozen), Mandy Gonzalez (In The …

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Broadway Grosses: Aladdin Is 'One Jump Ahead' & Audiences Get Starstruck by Ryan McPhee

Make way for Prince Ali, Broadway! The new Disney musical Aladdin has flown into the top five grossing shows, joining perennial box office faves Wicked, The Lion King, The Book of Mormon and…

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Broadway Grosses: Aladdin is 'One Jump Ahead' & Audiences Get Star-Struck by Ryan McPhee

Make way for Prince Ali, Broadway! The new Disney musical Aladdin has flown into the top five grossing shows, joining perennial box office faves Wicked, The Lion King, The Book of Mormon and…

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Rory O'Malley to Bring Autobiographical Show PUB CRAWL Back to Joe's Pub, 5/30 by BroadwayWorld

After the sold-out premiere of his autobiographical show, PUB CRAWL, Tony Award nominee Rory O'Malley THE BOOK OF MORMON will play a return engagement at Joe's Pub on May 30, 2014 at 7 and 9…

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Nikki M. James on Being the Idina Menzel of the Mormon Movie and Why Les Miz Is Like Star Trek by Lindsay Champion

Ask Nikki M. James to name her favorite musicals, and she lights up, talking a mile a minute about Cats, Phantom, Miss Saigon and Les Miz. The little girl who used to wait at the stage door …

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