Wednesday, May 27, 2020

BroadwaySF to Present HADESTOWN, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, THE PROM and More in 2021 Season

BroadwaySF has announced its 2020-2021 Season including seven Broadway blockbusters at the Orpheum and Golden Gate Theatres.

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Thursday, May 21, 2020

Watch Stars of Broadway's The Prom and High School Students Celebrate a Virtual Prom Together by Dan Meyer

The #BuildAVirtualProm trend started last month when high schoolers were asked to submit videos of themselves dancing in quarantine.

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VIDEO: Teenagers Unite to Build a Virtual Prom with Members of Broadway Cast of THE PROM!

The Broadway Company of THE PROM launched the #buildavirtualprom initiative encouraging teenagers all over the world who missed pivotal high school experiences, like the Prom, to get dressed…

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‘Smash’ Broadway Musical In Development; Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt & Neil Meron To Produce Adaptation Of NBC Series by Greg Evans

A musical stage adaptation of NBC’s Smash is in development for Broadway, with Steven Spielberg, Robert Greenblatt and Neil Meron on board as lead producers. Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman…

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‘Smash’ musical aims for Broadway by Caitlin Huston

Helmed by a newly announced creative team, a musical adaptation of “Smash” is setting its sights on Broadway. The musical, based on the NBC television show, will feature a book by Bob Ma…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Turn Your Life Around with 'You Happened' from THE PROM!

We here at BroadwayWorld know that sometimes social-distancing can get you down. With the theatre industry at a standstill, many of us are craving some trademark musical theatre merriment to…

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Wednesday, May 13, 2020


Josh Swallows Broadway is a popular comedy podcast on the Broadway Podcast Network hosted by Broadway funny man Josh Lamon (The Prom, Groundhog Day, Finding Neverland, Hair). Since the Quara…

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Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Isabelle McCalla, Lindsay Pearce and More to Appear on BROADWAY SONG ASSOCIATION

Lindsay Pearce (Wicked), Isabelle McCalla (The Prom), Mallory Bechtel (Dear Evan Hansen), and more belt songs from Wicked, High School Musical, Waitress, and more on the Broadway Song Associ…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Ryan Murphy Reveals The Prom Film Could Still Arrive in 2020; Plus, There's a New Song by Lindsey Sullivan

It's time to dance over this news! Fresh off the premiere weekend of Netflix's Hollywood, Emmy and Tony winner Ryan Murphy has revealed the previously announced film adaptation of the Tony-n…

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Sunday, May 3, 2020

Beth Leavel, Caitlin Kinnunen, and Isabelle McCalla Performed Songs From THE PROM on STARS IN THE HOUSE

Stars in The House, benefiting The Actors Fund, continued this afternoon (2pm) with The Prom Original Broadway Cast, Caitlin Kinnunen, Isabelle McCalla, Beth Leavel, Brooks Ashmankskas, C…

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Watch Cast of The Prom, Including Beth Leavel, Christopher Sieber, Caitlin Kinnunen, More, Reunite on Stars in the House by Andrew Gans

The daily series from Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley benefits The Actors Fund.

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Friday, May 1, 2020


Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley announced today that 'Stars In The House' will kick off next week with a trio of spectacular original Broadway cast reunions:

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Ryan Murphy Shares an Update on His Movie Adaptation of The Prom by Dan Meyer

The Netflix film stars Meryl Streep, James Corden, Nicole Kidman, Andrew Rannells, and more.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

Today on Broadway: Friday, May 1, 2020 by Ashley Steves

Broadway community left out of Cuomo advisory board, updates on Nick Cordero’s condition, and more COVID-19-related news. Plus, the Drama League announces its nominations, updates from “…

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Ryan Murphy Reveals THE PROM Might Finish on Schedule, Plus New Song Added!

The Prom must go on! According to a recent interview with Collider, Ryan Murphy thinks that the upcoming Netflix adaptation of The Prom might be released according to schedule.

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Monday, April 27, 2020

Beth Leavel, Brooks Askmankas and THE PROM Cast to Take Part in Online Events for Build a Virtual Prom Initiative

The Broadway Company of THE PROM launched the #buildavirtualprom initiative encouraging teenagers all over the world who are currently missing pivotal high school experiences like THE PROM,…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

THE PROM Cast and Broadway Podcast Network Partner Up for Virtual Prom

The cast of The Prom and Broadway Podcast Network are teaming up to host a virtual prom!  Teenagers who are missing their Proms are invited to get dressed up and make a video of themselves…

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

23 Completely Original Musicals That Have Played Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

From Company to The Prom, check out these musicals that began life on the stage.

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Listening Party: The Drowsy Chaperone on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Prom star Isabelle McCalla recommends revisiting the Broadway cast album of the Tony-nominated musical comedy.

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Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone: The Creative Team by JK

This week as we take a look back at what the creative team of April's Musical of the Month, we'll find some familiar names, and others who haven't been heard from since the show closed. As …

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Listening Party: Revisit 110 in the Shade and The Prom by Marc J. Franklin

Indoor Boys co-creator Alex Wyse recommends listening to the Broadway cast recordings of the two Tony-nominated musicals.

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Monday, March 23, 2020

What’s on March 23: The Prom's Caitlin Kinnunen, Mean Girls Choreography Class, West End Stars in Concert, More by Dan Meyer

Check out who’s hopping online to hang out with fans, teach classes, and perform virtually.

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Saturday, March 21, 2020

Listening Party: Look Back at the Original Broadway Production of The Secret Garden by Nathan Skethway

The Prom's Cailtin Kinnunen recommends the original Broadway cast recording of the 1991 musical.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

12 Audiobooks Read by Meryl Streep, Benedict Cumberbatch, Andrew Rannells, and More to Listen to Now by Ruthie Fierberg

From readings by the Broadway casts of Angels in America and The Prom to Streep’s narration of the classic Charlotte’s Web, this is your must-listen list.

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Friday, March 13, 2020

Odds & Ends: Dear Evan Hansen's Roman Banks to Join High School Musical: The Musical: The Series & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Dear Evan Hansen's Roman Banks to Join High School Musical: The Musical: The Series Multi-talented actor Roman Banks, a for…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

THE PROM Film Shuts Down Production Over COVID-19 Concerns

Not even Dee Dee Allen could sing her way out of this one. Deadline reports that out of 'an abundance of caution' production on the Netflix film adaptation of the Tony-nominated musical ha…

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

BroadwaySF announces amazing season lineup for 2020-21 by Jim Harrington, Joan Morris

Lineup features "Moulin Rouge! The Musical," "Hadestown," "Oklahoma!." "Ain't Too Proud," "The Cher Show," "The Prom," "To Kill a Mockinbird."

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The Prom | Preview by Broadwaysf

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Isabelle McCalla and More Join the Cast of Lyric's 42ND STREET, Starring Norm Lewis and Faith Prince

Lyric has announced full casting for its production of 42nd Street, to be presented May 29 - June 21, 2020, at the Lyric Opera House, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Chicago. Previously announced Broadw…

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Thursday, March 5, 2020

Put on a Happy Face! James Van Der Beek, Carly Hughes & More to Lead Bye Bye Birdie at the Kennedy Center by Andy Lefkowitz

A slew of stage-and-screen stars have been selected to lead the Kennedy Center's upcoming staging of the 1960 Tony-winning musical comedy Bye Bye Birdie. The previously announced Washington…

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