Monday, April 22, 2019

TOOTSIE's John Belhmann Takes Over Instagram For Opening Night Tomorrow! by Linnae Medeiros

Get ready for an inside look at the opening night of Tootsie on Broadway because cast member John Behlmann is taking over BroadwayWorld's Instagram Story tomorrow, April 23rd Be sure to tune…

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Broadway Box Office Springs To $40M With ‘Tootsie’, ‘Hadestown’, ‘Burn This’ by Greg Evans

Spring tourism and a plump roster of new productions filled lots of seats on Broadway last week, with attendance of 328,200 reflecting a solid 8% increase over the previous week. Total reven…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 22nd - BEETLEJUICE and HILLARY & CLINTON Top Growth by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Beetlejuice 28.59, Hadestown 18.56, Oklahoma 7.58, Tootsie The Musical 6.32 and The Cher Show 6.07. The top growing current Broadway plays were…

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Sunday, April 21, 2019

Tootsie's John Behlmann on Being 'Terrified' to Do a Musical, Seeing Santino Fontana in a Dress & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Tootsie is known for being one of the most acclaimed and profitable movies of the 1980s, and now all the memorable characters are getting a second life in the new musical of the same name. J…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019 #LiveatFive with John Behlmann of Tootsie by

John Behlmann stops by HQ to chat about Tootsie and more with Paul Wontorek.

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Theatrical Record Label Decca Broadway to Relaunch with Oklahoma! and Tootsie Cast Albums by Logan Culwell-Block

The releases will be the first from the historic Broadway label since Lincoln Center Theater's The King and I in 2015.

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Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Backstage at Tootsie with Sarah Stiles, Episode 1: Welcome by

Tootsie's Sarah Stiles gets some good advice on vlogging from her co-stars.

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Monday, April 15, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 15th - OKLAHOMA and HILLARY AND CLINTON Top Growth! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 16.10, Hadestown 8.86, Tootsie The Musical 5.39, Ain't Too Proud 4.06 and BeetleJuice 3.53. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Stars of The Cher Show, Burn This, Hadestown, The Prom and Tootsie Set for’s #LiveatFive by Caitlin Moynihan #LiveAtFive is a daily news show on Facebook Live, in which editors discuss what's going on in the theater community and chat with stage stars about their current a…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “The Cher Show” to Take Over “The Tonight Show,” “The Prom” to Be Netflix Film, and “Tootsie” Merch Controversy [display_podcast] “Today on Broadway” is a daily, …

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How Be More Chill became the online phenomenon everyone's tweeting about by Maureen Lee Lenker

What if going viral could get you to Broadway? Based on a novel by Ned Vizzini, with music and lyrics from Joe Iconis and a book by Joe Tracz, Be More Chill, which opened on Broadway March 1…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Tootsie Star Sarah Stiles Is's Next Vlogger by Andy Lefkowitz

Sarah Stiles, the multi-talented Tony nominee who is currently delighting audiences as Sandy Lester in Tootsie, has signed on to lead's latest vlog, "What's Gonna Happen," begin…

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Sarah Stiles stops by HQ to chat about Tootsie and more with Beth Stevens.

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - April 8th - OKLAHOMA Tops Growth Following Opening Night! by Alan Henry

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Oklahoma 33.30, Tootsie The Musical 7.87, Hadestown 6.74, Ain't Too Proud 5.79 and BeetleJuice 4.71. The top growing current Broadway plays wer…

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Julie Halston & Michael Urie to Announce Outer Critics Circle Nominees by Sandi Durell

                    The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers covering New York theatre for out-of-town newspapers, national publications and other media beyond Broadwa…

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Julie Halston & Michael Urie To Announce 2018-19 Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations by BroadwayWorld

Tootsie star Julie Halstonalong with Torch Song sensation Michael Urie will announce the Outer Critics Circle nominations for the 2018-19 season on Tuesday, April 23rdin the Oak Room at New …

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Tootsie Transforms for Broadway—In More Ways Than One by Ruthie Fierberg

Stars Santino Fontana and Lilli Cooper emphasize the woman’s perspective in the hilarious musical adaptation of Tootsie.

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In Burn This, Keri Russell and Adam Driver set Broadway ablaze by Chris Nashawaty

All you have to do is glance at the photo up top to see why Burn This is one of the hottest tickets of the season. The revival of Lanford Wilson’s erotically charged 1987 play stars real-l…

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Thursday, April 4, 2019

Julie Halston to Reunite with Alec Baldwin & Anne Heche in Twentieth Century Benefit by Andy Lefkowitz

Additional casting is set for Roundabout Theatre Company's upcoming benefit performance of the play Twentieth Century. The previously announced event, reuniting 2004 revival stars Alec Bald…

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

For Santino Fontana, Tootsie is more than a diva's debut by Marc Snetiker

To young fans, he was the voice of villainous Prince Hans in Disney’s Frozen (though five years later, he says he’s still never been recognized). To millennials, he was the face of sarca…

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Monday, April 1, 2019

Broadway Box Office Climbs To $37M; ‘Beetlejuice’ & ‘Tootsie’ Arrive by Greg Evans

Has Broadway ever looked more Hollywood? Beetlejuice and Tootsie have joined a theatrical line-up that already includes Network, Pretty Woman and King Kong, to name a few of this season’s …

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Grosses Analysis: Broadway’s Tootsie and Beetlejuice Off to Promising Starts Ahead of Spring Openings by Ryan McPhee

Meanwhile, To Kill a Mockingbird broke its own record for the highest weekly gross for an American play.

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Broadway Grosses: Tootsie & Beetlejuice Make a Splash; Mockingbird Makes History by

A pair of new musicals based on beloved films drew solid numbers and filled houses in their first performances on Broadway this past week. In just two previews apiece, Tootsie took in a gros…

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April 2019 New York Theater Openings by New York Theater

The ten shows opening on Broadway in April include six plays and four musicals. Several are familiar titles presented in unfamiliar ways: Glenda Jackson as King Lear; an avant-garde, diverse…

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Check Out the Hilarious Credits on Dorothy Michael’s Fake Résumé From Tootsie by Ruthie Fierberg

From North Pacific to Solid Golda: The Golda Meir Story, see what other faux shows Michaels starred in before auditioning for Tootsie’s show-within-the-show.

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Tootsie, Starring Santino Fontana, Makes Broadway Premiere by Andy Lefkowitz

Tootsie, the new Broadway musical based on the beloved 1982 comedy flick, begins previews at the Marquis Theatre on March 29. Tony nominee Santino Fontana stars in the production, set to off…

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Wake Up With BWW 3/29: TOOTSIE Begins Broadway Previews & More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning, BroadwayWorld Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it Scroll down for the latest news. Want our morning repor…

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Meet the Cast of TOOTSIE- Now in Previews! by Julie Musbach

The new comedy musical, Tootsie begins performances on Broadway tonight, March 29th, with an opening night of Tuesday, April 23rd. Get to know the cast below as they begin Broadway performan…

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