Thursday, October 19, 2017

Robert Cuccioli, Ciara Renee and More to Support Long Island High School for the Arts in Concert by BroadwayWorld

Come see Broadway stars Ken Ard Smokey Joe's Caf Jelly's Last Jam Dangerous Games Song and Dance Starlight Express Cats The Little Prince and the Aviator Marlowe Steven 'HeaveN' Cantor In T…

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Moya Angela, Marisha Wallace & Karen Mav to Share the Role of Effie in London's Dreamgirls by Andy Lefkowitz

This much talent has got to be a dream! Broadway veterans Marisha Wallace and Moya Angela will share the role of Effie White with Karen Mav in the hit London production of Dreamgirls beginni…

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Jonah Platt Will Star in BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: A CHRISTMAS ROSE in Pasadena by BroadwayWorld

Lythgoe Family Panto LFP, in association with Pasadena Playhouse have announced casting for BEAUTY AND THE BEAST A CHRISTMAS ROSE. Jonah Platt Broadway's Wicked will star as The Beast Gedde…

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Monday, September 25, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Come From Away Soars at the Box Office by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony-nominated musical Come From Away welcomed many to the rock last week. The production soared to the number one slot by capacity (101.85%). Come From Away also brought in $1,310,806, exce…

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The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Broadway Stars You Want to See Return to Their Original Roles by Lindsey Sullivan

Happy Monday, Broadway fans! We hope you had the best time at the 2017 Broadway Flea Market. We're pumped up for this week because Kinky Boots' original stars Billy Porter and S…

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Matt Doyle & Ali Ewoldt to Perform with the New York Pops at Carnegie Hall by Lindsey Sullivan

A Clockwork Orange hunk Matt Doyle and The Phantom of the Opera songbird Ali Ewoldt will offer their golden pipes to a New York Pops concert at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Pere…

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Monday, September 18, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/15 - DREAMGIRLS, BOOK OF MORMON, 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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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Globe-trotting replica theatre pops up in Melbourne with rare Shakespeare experience by Van Badham

Pop-up Globe theatre is the world’s first full-scale temporary working replica of London’s second Globe from the 1600sShakespeare compared breasts to globes in The Rape of Lucrece, and u…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

Dear Evan Hansen Star Ben Platt to Record Original Music on Debut Album by Andy Lefkowitz

Ben Platt, the young Tony-winning star of Dear Evan Hansen, has signed a recording contract with Atlantic Records. The talented singer is expected to record original tunes on his first …

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Brian Tyree Henry to Join Michael Cera & Chris Evans in Lobby Hero on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Emmy nominee and Broadway veteran Brian Tyree Henry has been added to the cast of Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan’s Lobby Hero, set play Broadway's Helen Hayes Theatre in 2018. …

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Tina Fey's Mean Girls Musical Sets Broadway Dates and Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

The new musical adaptation of Mean Girls will begin previews at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre on March 12, 2018! The show will open on April 8. The musical with a book adap…

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How Well Do You Know the Music of The Book of Mormon? by Olivia Clement

Test your knowledge of the Tony-winning musical with this week’s Name That Tune video quiz.

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

The Book of Mormon smashes Sydney Box Office Record by Arts Review

Yesterday The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, set a record for the highest grossing on-sale of any musical theatre production in…

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Monday, September 4, 2017

‘The Book Of Mormon’ hits the Sydney stage in February 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

‘The Book Of Mormon,’ a musical from South Park creators Trey Park and Matt Stone, will hit the Sydney stage on February 28, 2018. The stage collaboration with award-winning musical comp…

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

The Mormons are coming to Sydney! by Arts Review

Currently playing to sellout audiences in Melbourne, The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, is coming to Sydney in 2018. The…

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tony Nominee Daniel Breaker Joins Broadway's Hamilton as Aaron Burr, Sir by Andy Lefkowitz

Daniel Breaker will be in the room where it happens on August 29 when he joins the Broadway cast of Hamilton as Aaron Burr! Breaker takes over for Brandon Victor Dixon, who played his final …

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

We've Got Our Band! Rob Colletti, Lexie Dorsett Sharp & More Will Headline the National Tour of School of Rock by Ryan Gilbert

Now repeat after us, we pledge allegiance to the band! Broadway fave Rob Colletti (The Book of Mormon) will star as Dewey Finn in the national tour of School of Rock. The touring production …

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Julia Murney, Ilana Levine and Nic Rouleau Sign on for BroadwayCon by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayCon's Special Guest lineup continues to grow BroadwayCon hasannounced Ilana Levine You're A Good Man Charlie Brown, Julia Murney Wicked, The Wild Party, and Nic Rouleau The Book of M…

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

No Booking Fee On Tickets For THE BOOK OF MORMON by BroadwayWorld

There's no booking fee on tickets for hit West End musical THE BOOK OF MORMON, currently playing at London's Prince of Wales Theatre,in our exclusive offer. Book tickets here from 22.50

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The Book of Mormon

Tue, October 24 thru Sun, November 19 @ The Kennedy Center, presented by The Kennedy Center -- The nine-time Tony®-winning Best Musical follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of …

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Stuart J. Thompson, award-winning Broadway producer behind 'Proof' and 'The Book of Mormon,' dies at 62 by Christopher Mele / The New York Times

Stuart J. Thompson, a Tony Award-winning producer and manager of Broadway shows who brought a contemplative, low-key style to an industry known for its razzmatazz, and helped mount hits like…

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Stuart J. Thompson, Award-Winning Broadway Producer, Dies at 62 by Christopher Mele

Mr. Thompson, whose productions were nominated for 20 Tony Awards and won six, helped mount hits like “The Book of Mormon.” “He elevated me,” said Patti LuPone.

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Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights to Honor Memory of Stuart Thompson by

Broadway marquees will dim their lights at approximately 6:45pm on August 22 to honor the memory of prolific producer and manager Stuart Thompson, who died on August 17. Thompson brought ov…

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Friday, August 18, 2017

Tony Winner Stuart Thompson, Producer & General Manager of More Than 70 Broadway Shows, Dies at 62 by

Stuart Thompson, a prolific theatrical producer and manager whose Stuart Thompson Productions brought some of the greatest works of theater to the Broadway stage over the last 20 years&mdash…

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Stuart Thompson Dies: ‘Proof’, ‘On Golden Pond’ Broadway Producer Was 62 by Greg Evans

Stuart Thompson, the prolific, multiple Tony-winning theatrical producer and manager behind such landmark stage productions as On Golden Pond, Proof and The Book of Mormon, died Thursday of …

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tony Winner Ben Platt Sets Final Performance Date in Dear Evan Hansen by Andy Lefkowitz

Ben Platt, whose moving performance in Dear Evan Hansen is making audiences weep nightly at the Music Box Theatre, will bid farewell to show's title role on November 19. A replaceme…

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

London Star Ashley Day on Reclaiming His Dancing Roots in An American in Paris in the West End by Matt Wolf

Ashley Day has appeared in Evita, Mary Poppins, and as Elder Price in The Book of Mormon in the West End. Now, the English musical theater triple-threat has danced his way int…

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Monday, August 7, 2017

The Fans Have Spoken! The Top 10 Broadway Roles Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie Should Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Brendon Urie took his final bow in Kinky Boots on August 6—but don't panic! The Panic! at the Disco frontman's Broadway debut has inspired our latest dreamcasting spiral. We as…

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