Sunday, April 21, 2019

“The Light in the Piazza” at Royal Festival Hall, London by Blouin Artinfo

Tony Award-winning musical “The Light in the Piazza” will soon get its London premiere at the Royal Festival Hall beginning June 14 through July 5, 2019.Directed by multiple Olivier Awar…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

VIDEO: Go Inside Rehearsals Of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA World Tour by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has an inside look at THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA World Tour, led by Jonathan Roxmouth and Meghan Picerno Check out the video below

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Memorial for Casting Director Andrew Zerman Will Be Held at Broadway’s Samuel J. Friedman Theatre by Adam Hetrick

The former casting director on the original runs of Les Misérables, Cats, and The Phantom of the Opera passed away January 6.

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Watch: Which musicals are fighting it out for your video votes in the run up to West End Eurovision 2019?

The battle is on for your votes in the run up to West End Eurovision 2019 including ‘The Best ident Movie’. From previous winner The Phantom of the Opera to new kid on the block Only Foo…

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Alan Wasser, a veteran Broadway general manager, dies at age 70 by Caitlin Huston

Alan Wasser, a veteran Broadway general manager and founder of Foresight Theatrical, passed away on April 14 at the age of 70. Wasser died due to complications from Parkinson’s disease. A…

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What Happened When Gwen Verdon Called a Number in Broadway’s Fosse ‘Trash’? by Seth Rudetsky

This week in the life of Seth Rudetsky, Seth shares stories from the Rhone River cruise—including scoop on The Phantom of the Opera and Fosse.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Kelly Mathieson on Having a Phantom of the Opera Birthday Cake to Starring as Christine Daae in the West End by Matt Wolf

Kelly Mathieson grew up in Scotland and started ballet lessons when she was two. But after training at London's prestigious Royal College of Music, she forsook the world of actual opera to m…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Old School Theater Experiences by JK

I make no secret that I like some things done the old-fashioned way. That especially includes some aspects of the theater-going experience. For now, some of those things are firmly in place,…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

BWW Exclusive: David Petro's Broadway Break Thru Failed to Pay Its Instructors and Suspended College Break Thru for 2019 by Cara Joy David

The theater community spans across the world, but it is famously small. So when you don't pay people who works for you, it tends to get out, especially if those folks have Broadway connectio…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Derrick Davis Returns to Leading Role in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Tour by BroadwayWorld

Derrick Davis will return to the new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA as the man behind the mask, 'The Phantom,' beginning June 6 in Los Angeles at the Hollywood …

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Derrick Davis Will Return to Title Role of The Phantom of the Opera Tour Through Final Performance in 2020 by Andrew Gans

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will welcome Davis’ return in June in Los Angeles.

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Friday, April 5, 2019
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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Diary: Poodunit? Phantom scourge lays waste to Broadway by Tabard

Forget The Phantom of the Opera, these days everyone’s talking about ‘The Phantom of the Poopera’ (sorry). Because while the West End’s dirtiest problem is

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Photo and Video Special: Original Star Michael Crawford Visits Orange County High School PHANTOM Production by BroadwayWorld TV

This weekend, Michael Crawford made a surprise appearance at the Huntington Beach Academy for the Performing Arts' production of THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA in Orange County, California. After …

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Friday, March 22, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Favorite Andrew Lloyd Webber Shows by JK

I know I spend a great deal of time writing about Sondheim and Kander and Ebb on this blog. That's not to say I don't enjoy others. Having recently enjoyed a re-visit to The Phantom of the O…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

Margo Seibert & More to Star in World Premiere Musical Octet from Great Comet's Dave Malloy by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for Octet, a new musical from Great Comet creator Dave Malloy, making its world premiere with off-Broadway's Signature Theatre Company. Annie Tippe will direct and Or Matias …

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Meet The Company of Sincerely, Oscar by Stagelight

WHO: The cast of Sincerely, Oscar: Doreen Taylor (Christine Daae in The Phantom of the Opera; Candide; Billboard Top 100 Recording Artist) and Azudi Onyejekwe (The Great Comet, Violet…

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

54 Sings Andrew Lloyd Webber to Feature Zach Adkins, Quentin Earl Darrington, and Ali Ewoldt by Adam Hetrick

Songs from The Phantom of the Opera, Jesus Christ Superstar, Cats, and more will be featured.

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Monday, March 18, 2019

Broadway Grosses: What the Constitution Means to Me Packs Hayes Theater in First Week by

The timely play What the Constitution Means to Me achieved a strong kickstart in its abbreviated first week on Broadway. The acclaimed new work penned by and starring two-time Obie winner…

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Odds & Ends: Ali Ewoldt, Michael Campayno to Sing the Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber in Concert & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today and this weekend. Ali Ewoldt, Michael Campayno to Sing the Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber in Concert A talented slate of stars hav…

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Michael Campayno, Quentin Earl Darrington, and Ali Ewoldt Will Lead 54 SINGS ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER by BroadwayWorld

Michael Campayno The Cher Show, Wicked, Quentin Earl Darrington Once on This Island, CATS, and Ali Ewoldt The Phantom of the Opera, The King and I will lead 54 Sings Andrew Lloyd Webber on M…

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

The PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Experience by Aliya Al-Hassan

The Phantom of the Opera was how Aliya fell in love with theatre, but then she fell out of love with the show.

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Introduce Yourself(ie): 10 Questions with The Phantom of the Opera's New Meg Giry, Kelsey Connolly

Kelsey Connolly talks playing the "tenacious" Meg Giry in The Phantom of the Opera, dancing an Andy Blankenbuehler piece for Juilliard, and her foodie hobby.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

The Phantom of the Opera Star Howard McGillin Will Play Birdland in April by Adam Hetrick

Broadway’s record-breaking Phantom will debut his all-new nightclub act, Never Been Younger.

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Looking Forward to Spring: March - May 2019 by JK

2019 is in full swing, and now we are approaching the crunch of spring openings, with shows trying to get in under the wire for all of the awards. Exciting times for sure! This spring, we ar…

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Monday, February 18, 2019

Further Casting Set for London Premiere of The Light in the Piazza Starring Renée Fleming & Dove Cameron by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting has been announced for the highly anticipated London-debut production of Adam Guettel and Craig Lucas' six-time Tony-winning musical The Light in the Piazza. The new s…

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