Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Disney Theatrical President Thomas Schumacher Elected Chairman of the Broadway League by Broadway.com

The Broadway League has announced that Thomas Schumacher, president and producer, Disney Theatrical Productions, was elected as chairman of the board of The Broadway League on December 12. S…

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The Lion King's Moving Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season by Broadway.com

Disney’s hit musical The Lion King has released its first dual-language music video of “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” performed in Spanish and English featuring Mexico Cit…

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BWW Exclusive: Discovering Heather Headley by BroadwayWorld

Today, December 12, 2017, Broadway Dreams will honor Tony and Grammy Award-winner Heather Headley in celebration of 20 years since her Broadway debut in Disney's landmark musical The Lion Ki…

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The Lion King's Dual-Language 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight' Has Made Our Holiday Season by Broadway.com

Disney’s hit musical The Lion King has released its first dual-language music video of “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” performed in Spanish and English featuring Mexico Cit…

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VIDEO: THE LION KING Cast Members Perform Dual-Language 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' For 20th Anniversary by Stage Tube

In honor of the show's 20th anniversary, The Lion King cast members Adrienne Walker, who's been playing Nala on Broadway since July of 2016, and Agust n Arg ello, currently starring as Simba…

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Broadway Grosses: 'Happy Days Are Here Again' for Beautiful: The Carole King Musical by Broadway.com

The long-running hit Beautiful: The Carole King Musical has had a dynamite holiday season at the box office, returning to a gross that surpasses the million-dollar mark. In the past week, Be…

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Photo Flash: Harry Belafonte Visits Broadway's THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

Singer-songwriter Harry Belafonte visited The Lion King over the weekend and stopped backstage to pose with star Jelani Remy. Scroll down for the photo

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

VIDEO: Behind the Success and Journey of THE LION KING by BroadwayWorld

20 landmark years on Broadway, The Lion King continues ascendant as one of the most popular stage musicals in the world. CBS Sunday Morning takes viewers on a journey back into building this…

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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

See Come From Away, Hamilton, The Lion King, and More Perform at Gypsy of the Year by Hannah Vine

The 29th annual fundraiser for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS was held at the New Amsterdam Theatre.

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Disney Eyes Director Rob Marshall to Go 'Under the Sea' with Live-Action Little Mermaid by Broadway.com

Oscar nominee and six-time Tony nominee Rob Marshall has been offered to direct Disney's upcoming live-action take on The Little Mermaid, according to Deadline. Marsh…

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“Bat Out of Hell” Musical Stars on Meat Loaf, Jim Steinman, Motorbikes and Fans: Interview by Mark Beech

The two young stars of “Bat Out of Hell – The Musical” are celebrating. Andrew Polec and Christina Bennington have just picked up an award for Jim Steinman’s show in London. The rock…

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Fred Berman and Ben Jeffrey of The Lion King by Broadway.com

Fred Berman and Ben Jeffrey stop by Broadway.com HQ to chat about The Lion King and more with Beth Stevens.

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Keegan-Michael Key on Goofing Off in Meteor Shower & Voicing a Hyena in The Lion King by Broadway.com

Keegan-Michael Key is having a great year. The Emmy winner is at work voicing the role of Kamari the hyena in the upcoming live-action Lion King remake, he was recently engaged to …

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Hello, Dolly! Sets New Pair of Records in Bette Midler's Birthday Week by Broadway.com

The hit Broadway revival of Hello, Dolly! shattered two box office records this past week, with Tony-winning star Bette Midler’s birthday celebrated onstage and the show's cast alb…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Quentin Oliver Lee Will Don the Mask in The Phantom of the Opera Tour by Ryan Gilbert

He will soon be bringing you the "music of the night!" Quentin Oliver Lee will play the man behind the mask, The Phantom, in the national touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber&…

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Broadway Fave Quentin Oliver Lee Will Don the Mask in The Phantom of the Opera Tour by Ryan Gilbert

He will soon be bringing you the "music of the night!" Broadway favorite Quentin Oliver Lee will play the man behind the mask, The Phantom, in the national touring production of An…

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017

‘M. Butterfly’ Revival With Clive Owen Sets Closing Date by Jeremy Gerard

Tepid reviews and an indifferent box office have claimed the Broadway revival of David Henry Hwang's M. Butterfly, starring Clive Owen. The production, the first revival of the 1988 Tony win…

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Monday, November 27, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Dear Evan Hansen Breaks House Record in Noah Galvin's First Week by Broadway.com

Audiences flocked to the Music Box Theatre during Thanksgiving week to see the highly anticipated Broadway debut of Noah Galvin in Dear Evan Hansen. The stage vet and Real O'Neals star b…

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Theater Talk: Julie Taymor Celebrates THE LION KING's Birthday! by Theater Talk

Director Julie Taymor joins Susan Haskins-Doloff and guest co-host Donna Hanover of Arts in the City to look back at creating her masterpiece of musical theater, The Lion King the most lucra…

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Julie Taymor on the Stage Magic of The Lion King, the Real Shock of M. Butterfly & More by Broadway.com

It’s no secret that Tony-winning director Julie Taymor is a visionary icon. The talented creator is having a major moment: The Lion King, Broadway’s box office bursting king of t…

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Let It Be! Julie Taymor is Ready to Bring Her Beatles Movie Musical Across the Universe to Broadway by Broadway.com

Come together, Across the Universe fans, for some major news! Tony Award-winning stage and film director Julie Taymor is ready to bring her 2007 Beatles movie musical to the stage.…

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The “Mean Girls” Musical Is As Fun As It Sounds

Cady (Erika Henningsen), Gretchen (Ashley Park), Regina (Taylor Louderman), Karen (Kate Rockwell), and Janis (Barrett Wilbert Weed) in Mean Girls. Joan Marcus If you wait long enough,…

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Monday, November 20, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Dear Evan Hansen Box Office Does Gangbusters in Ben Platt's Final Week by Lindsey Sullivan

Tony winner Ben Platt took his final curtain call in Dear Evan Hansen on November 19, and audiences headed to the Music Box Theatre last week to see the young talent belt out "Waving Th…

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IMPRESSIONS: Garth Fagan Dance at The Joyce by The Dance Enthusiast

In IMPRESSIONS: Garth Fagan Dance at The Joyce, "Perhaps best known to the casual dancegoer as the choreographer of The Lion King, Fagan is celebrating 47 years as artistic director of his…

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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Review: ‘The Lion King’ at the Hippodrome Theatre by John Harding

The Lion King is epic. It is so full of throat-tightening spectacle and aural splendor that Baltimore’s grand Hippodrome Theatre can appear at times like a modest host. With Julie Taymor…

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Friday, November 17, 2017

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