Thursday, March 26, 2020

Olivier Awards TV Special to Replace Spring Ceremony; Winners Will Be Announced in the Fall by Andy Lefkowitz

While this spring's Olivier Awards ceremony was recently canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the best of London theater will still be toasted next month. ITV will broadcast a celebratory …

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Olivier Awards TV Special Scheduled in Lieu of Spring Ceremony; Winners to Be Announced in the Fall by Andy Lefkowitz

While this spring's Olivier Awards ceremony was recently canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the best of London theater will still be toasted next month. ITV will broadcast a celebratory …

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Olivier Awards TV Special Scheduled in Lieu of Springtime Ceremony; Winners Will Be Announced in the Fall by Andy Lefkowitz

While this spring's Olivier Awards ceremony was recently canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the best of London theater will still be toasted next month. ITV will broadcast a celebratory …

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Olivier awards replaces cancelled ceremony with greatest moments show by Chris Wiegand

Jason Manford will present programme of past highlights from the awards show, which has been postponed this year due to the coronavirus outbreak The Olivier awards, the most prestigious priz…

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Celebrity Self-Tape: Big Brother’s Tommy Bracco Delivers a Hilarious Audition for The Lion King by Ruthie Fierberg

The Newsies star does his darndest for the role he was meant to play—props included.

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Friday, March 20, 2020

VIDEO: Ben Roseberry Kicks Off BEAU QUARANTINED CONCERTS

Ben Roseberry, currently Ed on Broadway in Disney's The Lion King, kicks off Douglas Lyons and Ethan Pakchar's 'Beau Quarantined Concerts'. The song 'Comin' Home' is from their new musical…

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Thursday, March 12, 2020

Broadway Shows Close, Perform in Secret After Preacher's Son Contracts COVID-19 by Broadway Beat

by Justin Ayer. @JustinAyer (Twitter), @JustAyer (Instagram). NEW YORK, NY - It was announced today that all Broadway productions are canceled through April 12th, due to the city Preacher ad…

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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Family-Friendly Musicals Hit Hardest as Coronavirus Fears Cause a Broadway Slump by Helen Holmes, Helen Holmes

'The Lion King,' 'Frozen' and 'Aladdin' have seen Broadway ticket sales plummet as families cancel plans over fear of the coronavirus spread.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

A Strange Loop, The Play That Goes Wrong, The Lion King, and More Are Auditioning in NYC by Playbill Staff

Find your next job with these Equity calls for Broadway productions and shows across the country hosting auditions in the Big Apple.

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Desi Oakley, Kara Lindsay, Tiffany Mann and More to Star in New Musical THE VALLEY in Concert at The Green Room 42

An all-Broadway cast will present new musical The Valley in concert starring Desi Oakley (Waitress, Chicago, Les Misérables, Wicked), Kara Lindsay (Wicked, Newsies, Beautiful), Tiffany Mann…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

DVR Alert: Casts of FROZEN, THE LION KING, & ALADDIN Head to TAMRON HALL SHOW on March 13

Make sure to set your DVRs, because on Friday, March 13 cast members from a?oeFrozen,a?? a?oeThe Lion King,a?? and a?oeAladdin,' will stop by the Tamron Hall Show to celebrate 25 years of …

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34th Annual Easter Bonnet Competition Begins Fundraising Tonight

Hadestown, The Lion King, and more will launch their campaigns benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS.

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

Watch The Lion King's Adrienne Walker Belt Out 'Shadowland' by Broadway.com

Adrienne Walker is playing Nala in The Lion King on Broadway at the Minskoff Theatre. Watch her amazing performance of "Shadowland!"

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Watch The Lion King Star Adrienne Walker's Soulful Rendition of 'Shadowland' by Lindsey Sullivan

Adrienne Walker is currently portraying Nala in the smash hit Broadway production of The Lion King and unlike in the animated film, her character gets a solo song. She recently came by Br…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Broadway Grosses: New Frozen Stars Let the Sun Shine On by Broadway.com

After almost two years on Broadway, original cast members Patti Murin and Caissie Levy exited the hit musical Frozen on February 16. The beloved stars were replaced by the equally dazzling…

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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Odds & Ends: Bette Midler to Introduce Fellow Tony Winner & Politician Star Ben Platt at GLAAD Media Awards & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Bette Midler to Introduce Fellow Tony Winner & Politician Star Ben Platt at GLAAD Media Awards The media advocacy organ…

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Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Celebrating Black History Month: Renée Elise Goldsberry Honors Three Black Actresses of Broadway and Daytime Television by Michael Appler

In honor of Black History Month, Broadway.com asked actors, directors and playwrights to tell us about black theater-makers who inspired them. Stars jumped at the chance to honor those who…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Celebrating Black History Month: The Lion King's L. Steven Taylor Honors Tony-Winning Actor Harry Belafonte by Michael Appler

In honor of Black History Month, Broadway.com asked actors, directors and playwrights to tell us about black theater-makers who inspired them. Stars jumped at the chance to honor those who…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Flock to See Jordan Fisher in Dear Evan Hansen by Broadway.com

Strong-voiced star Jordan Fisher has been lighting up the stage of the Music Box Theatre since taking over the title role in Dear Evan Hansen on January 28. Fisher's talent and fanbase have…

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

​Top College Theatre Programs You Might Not Know, but Should; Part 2, the Northern US Schools by Performerstuff

Top College Theatre Programs You Might Not Know, but Should; Part 2, the Northern US Schools Written by Michelle J. Evans February 19, 2020 As a professional acting and college audition…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Broadway Grosses: Six Begins Previews to Sold-Out Houses by Michael Appler

Six, Broadway's newest West End transfer about the six ex-wives of King Henry VIII, hasn't played a full week of performances, but the new musical's already filling houses at the Brooks A…

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BWW TV: Broadway Sessions Belts It Out for Black History Month!

A few weeks ago over at Broadway Sessions we were joined by an incredible lineup of artists for our Black History Month Celebration! It was an amazing night full of beautiful moments from ev…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Musical of the Month: Disney's Beauty and the Beast: The Creative Team by JK

The first Disney show on Broadway, Beauty and the Beast, went on to become the 10th longest-running show in history. Sure it was based on a beloved animated classic, but the stage version su…

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Broadway Grosses: David Byrne's American Utopia Breaks Box Office Record at Hudson Theatre by Broadway.com

American Utopia is filling houses and breaking records at Broadway's Hudson Theatre. The new theatrical experience from mastermind David Byrne reached a new peak over the past week's slate …

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The Oscars Go Broadway! Tony Winners Take the Stage at the 2020 Academy Awards by Michael Appler

Elton John, the Tony-winning composer of Aida, triumphed at the Academy Awards on February 9, winning an Oscar for Best Original Song. John, who also composed the scores to Broadway's The…

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Wednesday, February 5, 2020

THE AGE OF THE BLOCKBUSTER MUSICAL (GRAPHIC) by Philip Boroff

Broadway Musicals are running longer and making more money ever — which is on display in these eye-catching interactive graphics below. Seven of the top 10 highest-grossing musicals since …

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

VIDEO: See The Makeup Transformation Of THE LION KING's Rafiki

We're heading to the Pridelands to get a behind-the-scenes look at how Disney's smash hit musical The Lion King brings the iconic character of Rafiki to life eight times a week with a peek…

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Broadway Grosses: 'Non-Stop' Hamilton Grows Stronger Despite Sluggish Winter Months by Broadway.com

Hamilfans got their wish granted today, when Disney announced the cinema release of a filmed performance of the Tony-winning hit musical Hamilton featuring the original Broadway cast. The n…

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

Photo Flash: GROWN-ISH Star Yara Shahidi Visits THE LION KING

a?oegrown-isha?? star Yara Shahidi visited The Lion King on Saturday and stopped backstage to have some fun with Nala (Adrienne Walker) and Simba (Bradley Gibson).

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