Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Andrew Rannells on the Voicemail from Kristin Chenoweth He Just Couldn't Delete by Broadway.com

Andrew Rannells and Kristin Chenoweth are Broadway royalty in their own right. Rannells, a two-time Tony nominee for The Book of Mormon and Falsettos, is currently back on Broadway in T…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Broadway Grosses: Hamilton Still Non-Stop as Holiday Box Offices Boom by Lindsey Sullivan

The Fourth of July holiday was one for fireworks, burgers and, apparently, theatergoing. Productions including Aladdin, Frozen, The Lion King, The Phantom of the Opera, Wicked, Waitress, The…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

VIDEO: Broadway Stars from HAMILTON, MEAN GIRLS, FUN HOME, THE BOOK OF MORMON, and More Sing 'We Are the World' by BroadwayWorld

Yael Silver, Robin Carus and Van Dean today released We Are The World, a music video featuring an all-star roster of theater artists and calling for healing and unity in the world today. Par…

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Darlesia Cearcy Takes Over as Erzulie in Tony-Winning Once On This Island by Andy Lefkowitz

Current cast member Darlesia Cearcy steps into the role of Erzulie full-time in the Tony-winning and Broadway.com Audience Choice Award-winning revival of Once On This Island on June 25. Ton…

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Saturday, June 23, 2018

Steve Danielsen will sing the anthem at State Of Origin 2 by Erin James

Music Theatre performer Steve Danielsen will sing the Australian national anthem at the State of Origin II Rugby League match at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium this Sunday, 24 June Danielsen, who is…

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Friday, June 22, 2018

The Friday 5: Broadway Merch I Don't Get by JK

Loyal readers know I'm a Broadway hoarder collector. I have collected an embarrassing amount of things over the years, from a HUGE window card collection to an even HUGER Play…

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Listen Now: The Prom by Iris Chan

The Prom, Broadway’s new musical comedy—with issues—follows four Broadway stars on a hilarious mission to change the world and get a little publicity for themselves. So when they hear…

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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Theater review: “The Book of Mormon” still a guilty pleasure with each return to Denver by Barbara Ellis, The Know

"I get new perspectives each time. The first time you see it it's this big, spectacular show. After that, there's always something new."

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Fran Drescher Joins Broadway Sings for Pride's Annual Charity Concert on June 18th by TV News Desk

Actress Fran Drescher is the latest performer to join THE LINEUP of BROADWAY SINGS FOR PRIDE's 8th Annual Charity Concert 'Revolution' on Monday, June 18th at The Cutting Room in New York Ci…

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Casey Nicholaw's Dreamgirls Revival to Close in London's West End by Andy Lefkowitz

The West End's acclaimed new production of Dreamgirls has announced a final performance date of January 12, 2019 at the Savoy Theatre. The new staging, directed and choreographed by Tony…

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Monday, June 4, 2018

Paper Mill Playhouse Announces 2018 Rising Star Award Winners by BroadwayWorld

As one of the nation's leading professional theaters and recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, Paper Mill Playhouse Mark S. Hoebee-Producing Artistic Director has a well-earned …

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Broadway Grosses: Frozen Remains Ahead of Competitors in Advance of Tony Night by Broadway.com

We're less than a week away from the 2018 Tony Awards, and the most celebrated shows of the Broadway season are seeing increases at the box office. That includes Disney's newest hit,…

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Friday, June 1, 2018

“The Book of Mormon” in Denver: How to nab cheap tickets in the DCPA lottery system by The Know

Ready to party like it's 2011? That's when we learned that Denver would be the first-ever city to host the national tour of "The Book of Mormon," the now-enshrined Broadway hit from "South P…

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

'The Book of Mormon' offers bad manners, big comedy by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Years after it won the Tony for Best Musical, it still has the power to shock

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Fox runs ticket lottery for 'The Book of Mormon' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Some $25 tickets will be available before each performance

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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

We Believe! The Book of Mormon Celebrates 3,000 Performances on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Now this is something incredible! The hit Broadway show The Book of Mormon has been making audiences laugh for 3,000 performances as of May 26, 2018, and the whole cast got together, includi…

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Photo Flash: THE BOOK OF MORMON Celebrates 3000 Performances on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

On May 26th, 2018, the celebrated Broadway production of The Book of Mormon played its 3,000th performance, passing the elite milestone as the curtain came down Saturday night at the Eugene …

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Gerard Alessandrini's Spamilton, which spoofs smash-hit musical Hamilton, transfers to London's West End 

Hamilton, Spamilton! Gerard Alessandrini's spoof musical (Shall we say spoofical?), Spamilton: An American Parody, is set to take the West End by storm when it premieres at the Menier Ch…

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Exclusive Portraits of Idina Menzel, Norbert Leo Butz & More at the Drama League Awards by Broadway.com

The 84th annual Drama League Awards ceremony took place on May 18 at the Marriott Marquis Times Square, and boy, was the event star-studded. As previously announced, Mean Girls stars Ashley …

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Friday, May 18, 2018

Hamilton Star & Total Foodie Daniel Breaker Devils Eggs, Prank Calls Taylor Trensch & More on Side by Side by Broadway.com

The damn fool that shot Alexander Hamilton has got to be one of the most coveted male roles in contemporary musical theater, and Daniel Breaker is currently taking it on at the Richard Rodge…

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‘Delivers on so many levels’: THE BOOK OF MORMON – Sydney, Australia ★★★★ by Olivia Mitchell

Wickedly witty, The Book of Mormon pokes fun at the seemingly un-pokeable and ultimately manages to leave the audience with the cheerfully uncomfortable warm fuzzies. It’s also fantastic t…

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Sunday, May 13, 2018

Frozen by Barry Gordin

Frozen: Disney’s Blockbuster Musical Has Birthed a Mutual Admiration Society  Among Cast Members By: Ellis Nassour May 13, 2018- Disney’s 2013 Oscar-winning animated worldwide phenom…

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Saturday, May 12, 2018

VIDEO: Watch Andrew Rannells' Full Live From Lincoln Center Concert Now by Stephanie Wild

Acclaimed for his standout performances in Broadway's 'The Book of Mormon' and Lena Dunham's 'Girls,' versatile performer Andrew Rannells shows he can do just about anything in a daringly di…

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Ashley Day, Harriet Thorpe and The Book of Mormon win at Golden Bucket Awards by Matthew Hemley

Actors Harriet Thorpe and Ashley Day were among winners of this year’s Golden Bucket Awards, where The Book of Mormon was also

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Friday, May 4, 2018

Odds & Ends: The Plastics of Broadway's Mean Girls to Host Drama League Awards & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. The Plastics of Broadway's Mean Girls to Host Drama League Awards The Drama League has announced that Tony nominee Tayl…

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Odds & Ends: Rory O'Malley Lands TV Role, First Look at Andy Mientus in Tommy & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Rory O'Malley Lands Role in New Lifetime Series Rory O'Malley is returning to the small screen. The Book of Mormon …

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Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tony Nominee Rory O’Malley Cast in New Lifetime Series American Princess by Andrew Gans

The Book of Mormon and Hamilton star will be part of a cast that also includes Georgia Flood and Lucas Neff.

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Sunday, April 22, 2018

Spotlight On...Eric Sirota by Michael Block

Name:  Eric SirotaHometown:  Brooklyn, New York; Living in Flemington, NJ for the past 32 years.Education:  Stuyvesant High School, NYC (Frank McCourt was my homeroom teacher …

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Friday, April 20, 2018

Bid Now to Win Two House Seats and A Backstage Tour at BOOK OF MORMON by BroadwayWorld

Here is your chance to enjoy 2 premium house seats to the Broadway smash hit,The Book of Mormon

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Wednesday, April 18, 2018

2018 Drama League Awards: The Band's Visit, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child & More Score Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations have announced for the 2018 Drama League Awards for Outstanding Production of a Play, Outstanding Revival of a Play, Outstanding Production of a Musical, Outstanding Revival of a…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Where Do Best Musicals Come From? by JK

As we inch ever closer to the end of another Broadway awards eligibility season, I thought it might be interesting to look at the ultimate winners of the last 20 years. What were their prima…

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