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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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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Monday, March 2, 2020

Vasthy Mompoint Will Make Her Feinstein's/54 Below Debut in BITS, GUMMIES, FOLK, AND LOVE Ft. Ethan Slater and More

Vasthy Mompoint (The Prom, Spongebob Squarepants, 'Mysteries of Laura') makes her Feinstein's/54 Below debut in Bits, Gummies, Folk, and Love (or how I survived the last year of my life)

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Friday, February 28, 2020

The Friday 5 Quiz: The "JKTS 6" by JK

If you watch Jeopardy!, you probably know about the "J 6." That's a 6th answer created for each category that can be used if there's an issue with one of the others, and is available to play…

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

‘Hadestown,’ ‘Mockingbird,’ ‘Lehman,’ ‘The Prom’ on Ahmanson’s 2020-21 Slate by American Theatre Editors

Also returning after hit runs in L.A. are 'Dear Evan Hansen,' 'Come From Away,' 'Ain't Too Proud,' and 'Les Misérables.'

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Dear Evan Hansen, Hadestown, The Prom, and More Join the Ahmanson Theatre Season

Broadway hits are headed to Los Angeles for Center Theatre Group's 54th season at the Ahmanson.

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Hadestown, The Prom, The Lehman Trilogy, More Will Be Part of Center Theatre Group’s 2020–2021 Season at the Ahmanson by Andrew Gans

Nine productions will be part of the upcoming season at the Los Angeles venue.

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HADESTOWN, THE PROM, TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, and More Set For the Ahmanson's 2020-21 Season

Center Theatre Group has announced its 54th season at the Ahmanson Theatre, which features Hadestown, Dear Evan Hansen, The Prom, To Kill a Mockingbird, and more!

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Krysta Rodriguez to Play Liza Minnelli in Ryan Murphy's Halston Series for Netflix by Diep Tran

Producer Ryan Murphy has released the first look at his upcoming Halston series on Netflix, starring Ewan McGregor as the famed fashion designer who designed for Jackie Kennedy and who the…

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Friday, February 14, 2020

Stage Kisses for Valentine’s Day, From Romeo and Juliet to The Prom by New York Theater

Twists on “Romeo and Juliet” are big this month in New York — in West Side Story on Broadway, of course, but also Beyond Babel, and Romeo and Bernadette, and Juliet and her Romeo It…

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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Caitlin Kinnunen Will Sing Title Role in Concept Album For New Musical FRANKIE!

Tony-Award Nominee Caitlin Kinnunen (The Prom) will sing the title role of Frankie in the upcoming Cast Concept album of Frankie! The Musical with Music & Lyrics by teen writer Elise Mar…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Watch Broadway Inspirational Voices Sing Their Gospel Version of ‘The Lady’s Improving’ From The Prom by Ruthie Fierberg

In the latest installment of the choir’s Broadway Our Way series, the singers tackle the 11 o’clock number.

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The Broadway Inspirational Voices Puts Their Own Spin on The Prom Anthem 'The Lady's Improving' by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated musical The Prom might have ended its Broadway run this past summer, and we're still months away from the release of Ryan Murphy's screen adaptation, but neither fact will…

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Monday, February 3, 2020

Broadway Inspirational Voices Releases New Video of 'The Lady's Improving' from THE PROM

BIV continues celebrating 25 years with more new music and another BOW offering, now in its 3rd season. The creative team of composer Matthew Sklar and lyricist Chad Beguelin (Elf the Musica…

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Saturday, February 1, 2020

Tootsie Brought Them Together...And Now They're Tying the Knot by Andy Lefkowitz

John Behlmann, an actor, and LJ Wright, a Broadway dresser, announced their engagement on January 31. The pair met in 2018 during the pre-Broadway run of the musical comedy Tootsie. "When…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Meryl & Me: Beth Leavel on Swapping Roles with Streep in The Prom & Devil Wears Prada by Andy Lefkowitz

"If you're going to give your child to someone, I think Meryl's probably the best person," Tony winner Beth Leavel jokes about swapping roles with three-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep. Leave…

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Monday, January 27, 2020

Wake Up With BWW 1/27: Kevin Chamberlin Joins THE PROM Film, and More!

Today's top stories: Kevin Chamberlin has joined the cast of the upcoming film adaptation of The Prom, and more!

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Kevin Chamberlin Joins the Cast of THE PROM Film

Kevin Chamberlin is going to the prom! According to an updated cast list on IMDB, the three time Tony nominated actor will portray Sheldon Saperstein in the upcoming film adaptation of the m…

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Saturday, January 25, 2020

You Happened! Three-Time Tony Nominee Kevin Chamberlin Joins Cast of The Prom Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Kevin Chamberlin is going to prom! The multi-talented Broadway veteran will play the role of Sheldon Saperstein in the upcoming screen adaptation off the Tony-nominated musical The Prom. Ch…

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Friday, January 24, 2020

Security Guard & Decorated Marine Pretty Sure BroadwayCon the Job That Breaks Him by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - Local security guard and 20-year decorated marine veteran Steven Millhouse shared his shock and dismay today upon arriving for his first shift of …

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

See Lesli Margherita, Richard Kind, and More Pay Tribute to Mel Brooks at Feinstein's/54 Below by Nathan Skethway

The tribute, hosted by Kind, also featured The Prom's Angie Schworer, Brad Oscar, Lee Roy Reams, Jelani Remy, the Skivvies, and more.

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

BWW Review: Beth Leavel Levels 54 Below Audiences With IT'S NOT ABOUT ME

Tony Award winner and force of nature Beth Leavel spends some time at 54 Below in between The Prom and The Devil Wears Prada and hordes of fans scream with laughter and sigh wistfully as she…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Is the musical theater podcast the new concept album? by Maureen Lee Lenker

5,6,7…podcast? Musical theater has always made superb use of aural formats, with original Broadway cast albums filling the gap for theater-goers who can’t shuffle off to the Great White …

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