Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Andrew Samonsky & More Stars Added to 2018 Williamstown Theatre Festival Season Lineup by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the 2018 summer season at the Berkshires' Williamstown Theatre Festival. The esteemed theater's talent-packed lineup of shows will run from …

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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

At the Stage Door: Meeting Scott Bakula by JK

Much has been written recently about the stage dooring experience these days on Broadway, and I suppose I'll get around to adding my two cents' worth eventually.  But for now, I'll shar…

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Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Cher, Cher, Cher Everywhere! Meet the Leading Ladies of Broadway-Bound THE CHER SHOW! by BroadwayWorld

Alongside Tony Award nominee Stephanie J. Block Falsettos, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, The Cher Show will star Teal Wicks Wicked, Finding Neverland, and Micaela Diamond Broadway debut in the…

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Sunday, April 8, 2018

Review: ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood [Symphonic Metal Version]’ by Landless Theatre Company by Coral Colón-Muñiz

The 1986 Tony Award best musical winner is playing in DC, and it has one different detail from any other production you’ve ever seen before: a symphonic metal score. Created by Landless Th…

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Stephanie J. Block to Play Cher in Bio-Musical The Cher Show by Andy Lefkowitz

The new Broadway-bound bio-musical The Cher Show has found its star! Two-time Tony nominee Stephanie J. Block will be one of three actresses portraying iconic Oscar-winning star Cher in…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

In the Moment: Interview with Andrew Braughman, Landless’ ‘The Mystery of Edwin Drood [Symphonic Metal Version]’ by David Siegel

Moving into its 18th year of producing exciting and accessible alternative theater to cultivate new and diverse audiences, the Landless Theater will present the world premiere of The Mystery…

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Thursday, February 15, 2018

Andy Karl Lands Starring Role in ABC Pilot Staties by

Three-time Tony nominee Andy Karl has been cast in the new TV pilot Staties, according to Deadline. The drama is written by Matt Partney and Corey Evett for ABC. Staties follows NYPD detect…

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

Riverside Resurrects Drood In A New Slimmed Down Format by Bill Hirschman

Riverside Theatre’s Waxlax stage turns into a high-spirited Victorian musical hall with its robust and meticulous production of The Mystery of Edwin Drood.

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Casting Announced for Florida Riverside Theatre's Immersive THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD by BroadwayWorld

Florida's Riverside Theatre has announced casting for its upcoming production of the Tony Award-winning musical The Mystery of Edwin Drood

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Waitress Star Betsy Wolfe & Adam Krauthamer Tie the Knot by

Waitress leading lady Betsy Wolfe and her longtime beau, Adam Krauthamer, made it official on December 17. The couple shared the news of their marriage with beautiful wedding photos on …

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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

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'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'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

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

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

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

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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