Thursday, October 5, 2017

Spotlight On...Monica Salvi by Michael Block

Name: Monica SalviEducation: I trained for three years at the Bernstein School of Musical Theatre in Italy, then moved to London to take a Postgraduate Diploma at the Royal Academy of Music.…

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Monday, September 18, 2017

Betsy Wolfe Exits 2018 Broadway Carousel Revival by Broadway.com

Betsy Wolfe has departed the role of Carrie Pipperidge in the upcoming Broadway revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic Carousel. No replacement has been named. In a statement, Carou…

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Thursday, September 7, 2017

Alison Fraser to Star as an Upper West Side Psychoanalyst in New Solo Play Squeamish by Andy Lefkowitz

Beloved Tony nominee Alison Fraser will star in the new solo work Squeamish, written and directed by Aaron Mark. Previews will begin on October 6 at The Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row with a…

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Stephanie J. Block Joins the Company of Brigadoon at New York City Center by Andy Lefkowitz

Two-time Tony nominee Stephanie J. Block has joined the cast of New York City Center's gala production of Brigadoon! City Center broke the news on Twitter. Directed and choreographe…

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Waitress Star Betsy Wolfe Is Broadway.com's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Get ready for an inside look at Broadway's musical favorite Waitress with leading lady Betsy Wolfe! The stage veteran is set to lead Broadway.com's newest vlog—Sugar, Butt…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

BWW TV: Actors Fund of Los Angeles Raises $225K at 21st Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party! by Michael Sterling

Tony Award winner Betty Buckley Broadway's Cats, Sunset Boulevard, The Mystery Of Edwin Drood, Song amp Dance, Pippin, 1776, Triumph Of Love and Carrie M. Night Shyamalan's Split and TV's Ei…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Broadway Favorite Betsy Wolfe Takes Over for Sara Bareilles in Waitress by Andy Lefkowitz

The Broadway musical Waitress welcomes a new leading lady on June 13 as Betsy Wolfe takes over the role of Jenna from the musical's songwriter, Sara Bareilles, who played her final …

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Tony Awards Close-Up: Stephanie J. Block Is Happy to Share the Tonys Love with Her FALSETTOS Family by BroadwayWorld TV

Earlier this week, Stephanie J. Block picked up her second Tony nomination the first was in 2013for The Mystery of Edwin Drood for her portrayal of Trina in Falsettos. Block is one of four i…

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

Carousel to Return to Broadway in 2018, Starring Jessie Mueller and Joshua Henry by Broadway.com

The Rodgers and Hammerstein classic Carousel will return to Broadway in 2018, featuring Tony Award winner Jessie Mueller (Waitress) as Julie Jordan, Joshua Henry (Hamilton) as Billy Bigelow …

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Shift Change: Betsy Wolfe Will Take Over for Sara Bareilles in Waitress on Broadway by Beth Stevens

Betsy Wolfe is set to don an apron and enter the sugar, butter and flour-filled world of Waitress on Broadway. Wolfe will take on the role of Jenna beginning June 13, taking over for the sho…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Photo Coverage: Julie Halston & More Gather to Support Broadway Belts for PFF by Jessica Fallon Gordon

Just last night, Broadway stars gathered at the Edison Ballroom forBROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF-an evening of music and comedy benefitting the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation. Hosted by the one-and-…

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Betsy Wolfe & Justin Vivian Bond to Star in Benefit Concert of Tales of the City on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Tales of the City, the iconic ensemble story of love and identity in 1970s San Francisco, will be presented in a one-night-only benefit concert at the Music Box Theatre on March 27…

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

Stephanie Mills, Orfeh and Lucas Steele Sign on for BROADWAY BELTS FOR PFF! by BroadwayWorld

Stephanie Mills THE WIZ, Orfeh LEGALLY BLONDE, Lucas Steele NATASHA, PIERRE amp THE GREAT COMET OF 1812 and NBC's Gus Rosendale will join Stephanie J. Block FALSETTOS, THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN D…

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Wednesday, February 8, 2017

BroadwayCon Year Two: Less Snow, Bigger Venue by Linda

Last year, a major snowstorm shut down Broadway theaters, but the first ever Broadway fan convention went on as scheduled. And it ended up being a lot of fun. This year brought about some ch…

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Monday, February 6, 2017

'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' Changed My Gay Life! by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoIn 1973, I was a 17-year-old student who spent weekends with my parents in Brooklyn and looked forward to the wonders of The Mary Tyler Moore Show every Saturday ni…

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Nicholas Barasch & Kyle Scatliffe Will Star in Big River at City Center Encores! by Ryan McPhee

Broadway alums Nicholas Barasch and Kyle Scatliffe will lead the cast of Big River at New York City Center Encores!. The Roger Miller and William Hauptman musical, directed by Lear deBessone…

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Judy Kuhn Begins Performances in Fiddler on the Roof on Broadway by Broadway.com

Miracle of miracles! Tony nominee Judy Kuhn will start performances in Fiddler on the Roof on November 22. She takes over for Jessica Hecht as Golde in the the Main Stem revival, which is he…

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

It's Official! Andy Karl Will Headline Groundhog Day on Broadway, Start Date Set by Broadway.com

Andy Karl is coming back to Broadway! Andy Karl is coming back to Broadway! Andy Karl is coming back to Broadway! After London critics and audiences repeatedly fell for the two-time Tony nom…

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Eric Sciotto Dons the Bard's Leather Codpiece in Something Rotten! on Broadway by Broadway.com

It's hard to be the bard! Eric Sciotto, an original Something Rotten! ensemble member and Shakespeare understudy, will begin performances in the role in October 11. He is now set to play…

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Understudy Eric Sciotto Will Temporarily Star in Something Rotten! Following Will Chase's Final Bow by Ryan McPhee

Eric Sciotto, an original Something Rotten! ensemble member and Shakespeare understudy, will don the Bard’s leather codpiece temporarily. He’ll step into the role at the St. Jame…

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Judy Kuhn, Fresh Off of Fun Home, Will Return to Broadway in Fiddler on the Roof by Ryan McPhee

Tony nominee Judy Kuhn will step into the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof, taking over for Jessica Hecht as Golde beginning November 22. The revival, helmed by Bartlett Sher and star…

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

Tomorrow 9/18 Rupert Holmes Leads Post-Matinee Discussion/An Interview with Rupert Holmes About Landless’ Symphonic/Metal Version of ‘The Mystery by Joel Markowitz

He’s a triple threat! He’s won Tony awards for writing the book, score, and lyrics for his Tony award-winning Best Musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood,  not to mention Tony nominations…

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Chatting with Rupert Holmes on Landless’ Symphonic/Metal Version of his Musical ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ by Joel Markowitz

He’s a triple threat! He’s written the book, score, and lyrics and received two Tony Awards for his work on The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Now he has given Landless Theatre Compan…

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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Post-Performance Discussion This Sunday, September 18th Following The Matinees of Landless’ ‘The Mystery of Edwin Droon-The Symphonic/Metal Versio by Guest Author

This Sunday, after the September 18th matinee performance of The Mystery of Edwin Drood there will be a post-show discussion with the MetalDrood team and acclaimed mystery novelist Rupert H…

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Thursday, September 8, 2016

Melissa Cruz, on giving Mystery of Edwin Drood Landless’ Symphonic Metal treatment. by Lorraine Treanor

Landless Theatre Company is developing its second Metal musical: the Broadway musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood. Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd was the first. Melissa Cruz, resident director and…

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Hear Ye! Something Rotten! Stars Rob McClure & Will Chase Are Taking Your Questions! by Broadway.com

Renaissance rock stars Rob McClure and Will Chase are taking a break from the slings and arrows of outrageous musical comedy to answer your questions. Whether 'tis nobler to ask the …

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Sunday, September 4, 2016

A Report on Landless Theatre Company’s ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ by Nicole Hertvik

Following the success of last year’s Sweeney Todd Prog Metal Version, Landless Theatre Company is back with their latest metal adaptation of a Tony® Award-winning musical. This time, the …

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Thursday, September 1, 2016

Andrew Baughman on Landless Theatre Company’s New ‘Symphonic Metal’ Version of ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood’ Playing Through 9/25 at The Arts by Andrew L. Baughman

Landless Theatre Company has taken another classic Tony Award-winning Best Musical – Rupert Holmes’ The Mystery of Edwin Drood – and has adapted it into a Symphonic Metal…

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Thursday, July 28, 2016

Exclusive Photos! Will Chase Has Got the Power as Something Rotten!'s New Shakespeare by Lindsey Sullivan

God, we love Shakespeare! Stage and screen fave Will Chase has returned to Broadway in the delightful Something Rotten!. Stepping in for Tony winner (and fellow Smash bro) Christian Bor…

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Monday, July 18, 2016

Will Chase, Josh Grisetti & Leslie Kritzer Begin Performances in Something Rotten! on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Will Chase, Josh Grisetti and Leslie Kritzer will be welcomed to the Renaissance on July 18! The trio join the cast of Something Rotten! as Shakespeare, Nigel Bottom and Bea, respectively. O…

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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Brandon Uranowitz, Tracie Thoms & Betsy Wolfe Tapped for Falsettos Broadway Revival by Ryan McPhee

Falsettoland continues to populate! Tony nominee Brandon Uranowitz, Tracie Thoms and Betsy Wolfe have joined the cast of the upcoming revival of Falsettos. The trio will take on the roles of…

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