Tuesday, July 16, 2019

300 Shows: Favorite Flops by JK

My celebration of hitting the milestone of seeing 300 different Broadway shows continues today with a look at my favorite sub-genre of show - the flop. Now I don't mean "flop" in the stricte…

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Tamyra Gray, Edward Hibbert & More Join Hollywood Bowl's Starry Into the Woods by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the Hollywood Bowl’s upcoming production of Into the Woods. The previously announced production, featuring direction and choreography by Tony nomi…

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Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Odds & Ends: Jay Armstrong Johnson Set for Star-Packed Benefit of Broadway Concert & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Jay Armstrong Johnson & More Set for Star-Packed Benefit of Broadway A slew of Broadway stars will come together next week t…

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My Fair Lady Tour Finds Its Stars in Shereen Ahmed & Laird Mackintosh by Andy Lefkowitz

This tour is being headlined by a loverly pair of stars! Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh have been cast in the central roles of Eliza Doolittle and Henry Higgins in the upcoming road pr…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Ryan McCartan & Taylor Iman Jones to Lead Off-Broadway Musical Scotland, PA; Full Cast Set by Beth Stevens

The full cast is set for the Roundabout Theatre Company’s world premiere of Scotland, PA. Based on the cult film (and Shakespeare’s Macbeth), the new musical features a book by Michael M…

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Monday, July 1, 2019

Production news round-up: The Phantom of the Opera announces UK tour and musical Six extends run at Arts Theatre by Giverny Masso

The latest production news round-up includes an extension at the Arts Theatre for musical Six and confirmation of a UK tour of

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Monday, June 24, 2019

The Phantom of the Opera confirms 2020 UK tour by Georgia Snow

A new tour of the original production of The Phantom of the Opera has been announced, beginning in Leicester next year. The

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

The Phantom Of The Opera UK Tour 2020 by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Phantom Of The Opera UK Tour 2020 has been announced bringing Andrew Lloyd Webber's epic musical romance to theatres across the UK and Ireland. This post The Phantom Of T…

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Newcomer Emma Grimsley Will Star as Christine Daaé in the U.S. Tour of The Phantom of the Opera by Ryan Gilbert

Newcomer Emma Grimsley will assume the role of Christine Daaé in the North American touring production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. Grimsley will take over the role,…

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Adaptation of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Will Play Cuba

Presna Latina reports that a Spanish-language adaptation of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA written by local radio and television scriptwriter Pedro Urbezo will play Havana, Cuba.

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The Phantom of the Opera National Tour Casts New Christine Daaé by Adam Hetrick

Emma Grimsley will join principal cast members Derrick Davis and Jordan Craig in the new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's long-running hit.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Broadway Bares: Take Off Raises Record-Breaking $2,006,192 for BC/EFA by Broadway.com

A spectacular romp around the world with 192 of NYC's best dancers and two standing-room-only audiences led to a sensational evening of record-breaking modern-day burlesque at Broadway Bares…

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Emma Grimsley Joins THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA on Tour as Christine

Emma Grimsley will assume the role of 'Christine Daae' beginning August 7 when the spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, currently on tour in North Am…

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Kaley Ann Voorhees, Susan Blackwell & More Join Starry Into the Woods Concert at Town Hall by Andy Lefkowitz

More casting has been announced for the highly anticipated benefit concert of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's Tony-winning musical Into the Woods. The previously announced event, presen…

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Upcoming NYC Auditions for Mrs. Doubtfire, Dracula, The Phantom of the Opera, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: Pippin: April 2013 by JK

One of the greatest thrills of seeing live theater is when you see a favorite work in a whole new light. Such is the case with the 2013 revival of Pippin, which completely blew me away. Ther…

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Broadway's The Lion King Reaches Milestone 9,000th Performance by Andy Lefkowitz

Audiences at the Minskoff Theatre will feel the love tonight. Disney's six-time Tony-winning Broadway hit The Lion King celebrates its 9,000th Broadway performance at the 7:00pm performance…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Sierra Boggess Will Return to Feinstein’s/54 Below in August by Adam Hetrick

Fans can expect songs from The Phantom of the Opera, The Secret Garden, and more.

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Friday, May 31, 2019

BroadwayHD Adds Exciting Titles to Their Streaming Platform by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

With the arrival of June, the online streaming platform BroadwayHD is adding some exciting content to their catalog this month. Subscribers will be privy to view Live from Lincoln Center’s…

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jimmy Smagula Joins the National Tour of Alain Boublil & Claude-Michel Schönberg’s Les Miserables by Ryan Gilbert

Broadway alum Jimmy Smagula (Billy Elliot: The Musical, The Little Mermaid, The Full Monty, The Phantom of the Opera) will join the North American touring production of Alain Boublil and Cla…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

How Sierra Boggess Tripped Up Ramin Karimloo In the Love Never Dies Workshop by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth takes us inside the most recent workshop for The Phantom of the Opera sequel, highlights from his concert with Andrèa Burns, and more.

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BWW Interview: Tim Howar Talks THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA by Marianka Swain

Canadian actor and singer Tim Howar's past work includesLes Miserables,The Who'sTommy,Chess, and the 10th Anniversary production of Rent. He's also in the bandMike The Mechanics. Currently, …

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Monday, May 20, 2019

Memorial Service to Be Held in Memory of General Manager Alan Wasser; Marquee Lights to Be Dimmed by Broadway.com

A memorial service will be held today, May 20 at 2:30PM for Alan Wasser, the highly respected, veteran Broadway general manager, who died on April 14 in New York, due to complications from …

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Friday, May 17, 2019

Call Redialed: NEW Jay Armstrong Johnson Interview: "The Phantom of the Opera" by Adam Rothenberg

By the time I got to interview Jay Armstrong Johnson in 2012, I had already been a big fan of his as I had previously seen him in the Broadway revival of Hair & the Off-Broadway producti…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Saturday, May 11, 2019

“I’m So Freaking Grateful.” by Mo Brady

by Eric Anthony Lopez Eric Anthony Lopez I had been going to a…

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Friday, May 10, 2019

Upcoming Equity Auditions for The Phantom of the Opera, Murder on the Orient Express, A Chorus Line, The Addams Family, and More by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with this selection of upcoming calls for Broadway and shows around the country.

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Broadway Actor Harlan Bengel Dies in Central Park of Apparent Suicide by BroadwayWorld

Harlan Bengel, a Broadway actor who appeared in The Phantom of the Opera and War Horse, was found dead in Central Park of an apparent suicide by hanging, according to New York Post.

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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Christopher Biggins, Celia Imrie And Bill Paterson Announced As Judges For Inaugural West End Flea Market by BroadwayWorld

Theatrical charity, Acting for Others today announce Christopher Biggins as head judge, alongside Celia Imrie and Bill Paterson for the inaugural West End Flea Market taking place on the mor…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Photo Flash: Meet The 7 West End Shows Who Battled It Out In West End Eurovision 2019 by BroadwayWorld

The cast of the West End's longest running musical,The Phantom of the Opera, were last night hailed the stars of West End Eurovision 2019, scoring a remarkable double victory.

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The Phantom of the Opera wins West End Eurovision for second consecutive year

Philip Griffiths' 25-year run in The Phantom of the Opera may have already earned the long-running show the Guinness World Record for 'Lengthiest Performance in the Same West End Producti…

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