Friday, January 17, 2020

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal Announces Shows & Stars Featured in New Episode by

A new episode of Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, a series of specials about Broadway and the theater community, has been scheduled to air later this month. Hosted by PIX11's Emmy-winn…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Christy Altomare & Michael Wartella Join Paper Mill's THE WANDERER

The producers of The Wanderer, a new musical based on the life of Rock n' Roll Hall-of-Famer Dion DiMucci, are pleased to announce that Michael Wartella (Wicked) will star as Dion alongside …

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

BWW Readers Pick The Next TV Live Musical With Our Bracket!

We asked, and you answered! In anticipation of Young Frankenstein Live, we asked BroadwayWorld readers to pick their top choice for the next show to head to the small screen and get the live…

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Stark Sands, Kate Rockwell, Constantine Maroulis and More Set For BROADWAY SINGS QUEEN

Broadway talents including Stark Sands (Kinky Boots), Kate Rockwell (Mean Girls), and Constantine Maroulis (Jekyll & Hyde, 'American Idol') complete the starry lineup for the next instal…

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Monday, January 13, 2020

Up on the Marquee: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Arrives on Broadway

MRS. DOUBTFIRE features a book by Karey Kirkpatrick and John O'Farrell and music and lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick and Karey Kirkpatrick, the Tony Award nominated team behind Something Rotten…

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London Theatre News Today: Monday 13 January by Hira Desai

Today's news includes Desi Oakley stepping in for Lucie Jones in Waitress, a mental wellbeing panel held by Touching The Void and Samaritans, and more! The post London Theatre News Today: Mo…

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Producers Fly Desi Oakley to London to Fill in for Ill Waitress Stars by Andrew Gans

The January 11 performances of the hit musical at the Adelphi were canceled, although songs from the musical were performed Saturday evening.

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Broadway actress Desi Oakley flown in from New York to cover lead West End role of Waitress

A major outbreak of illness among the West End cast of Waitress along with another unpleasant next-door "surpies" has caused some unexpected chaos behind the scenes. American actress Desi Oa…

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Waitress cancelled performances due to cast illness. Joe’s Diner re-opens today! by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo On Saturday 11th January, it was not only Magic that Went Wrong in London, as Joe's Diner was closed too, as Waitress cancelled performances due to cast illness. This post Wa…

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Desi Oakley Will Make West End Debut in WAITRESS This Week Following Multiple Cast Member Illnesses

Desi Oakley is set to make her West End debut in Waitress this weekend, after the three cast members who play Jenna have fallen ill.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Odds & Ends: Alison Luff to Lead Starz's New Wrestling Drama Series & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Alison Luff to Lead Wrestling Drama Series on Starz Alison Luff, the Broadway star most recently seen as Jenna in Waitress, h…

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London Theatre News Today: Wednesday 8 January by Hira Desai

From Thriller Live's first sing along party to Lucie Jones and David Hunter hosting the next Waitress London Cast Album Karaoke Night, today's roundup is a must-read! The post London Theatr…

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Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Waitress’ Alison Luff Joins New Pro-Wrestling Series Heels by Olivia Clement

The Broadway actor will be part of the new drama from Starz.

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Audition Songs for 13 the Musical by Performerstuff

Audition Songs for 13 the Musical Written by Tiffany Wilkie January 7, 2020 Auditioning for 13 the Musical? Not sure what to sing? Performer Stuff is here to help. Explore our expertl…

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Broadway Grosses w/e 01/05/2020: Great start of the year with some great endings…

While grosses took an expected 23% drop last week, many shows (22 at 97% capacity or higher) played to sold-out audiences.  We bid farewell to seven shows last week including the long-runni…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Broadway Box Office Takes Post-Christmas Tumble; ‘Waitress’ Sells Out Final Week by Greg Evans

A post-Christmas Broadway box office fell like so many dry pine needles last week, with most shows taking fairly significant tumbles as ticket prices settled back to reality. In all, total g…

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See Waitress's Sara Bareilles, Katharine McPhee, and More at Final Curtain Call

The cast and creative team ended the musical's Broadway run in grand style.

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PHOTO: WAITRESS's Former Jennas Reunite On Closing Night

Sugar, butter, Jennas! Broadway said happy trails to the smash-hit musical Waitress on Sunday January 5th, and many of the show's former Jennas were on hand to celebrate the show's nearly…

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“The Lightning Thief” Crew Begins Lengthy, Complex Set Strike Oh Wait They’re Done by Broadway Beat

by Zach Raffio. @zachraffio. NEW YORK, NY - The crew of Broadway’s limited run, cult-bloved The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical began to strike the set following the show’s cl…

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Go Inside the Final Performance of Waitress on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The musical, featuring a Tony- and Grammy-nominated score by Sara Bareilles, concluded its run at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre January 5.

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Sunday, January 5, 2020

VIDEO: WAITRESS Takes Its Final Broadway Bow

Sugar, butter, farewell! Broadway said happy trails to the smash-hit musical Waitress on Sunday January 5th. BroadwayWorld was on hand to capture the emotional goodbye speeches from the show…

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Waitress Ends Broadway Run January 5 by Ryan McPhee

The musical, featuring a Tony- and Grammy-nominated score by Sara Bareilles, opened in 2016.

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Friday, January 3, 2020

VIDEO: WAITRESS's Lulus Reunite At The Diner!

We're heading to the diner for a look at the little Lulus of Broadway's hit musical Waitress reuniting ahead of the show's final performance at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on January 5th. Ch…

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Everything Changes: Examining the Legacy of Broadway’s Waitress With 7 Jennas by Nathan Skethway

Before the musical closes January 5, former and current Jennas—Tony winner Jessie Mueller, Betsy Wolfe, Nicolette Robinson, Shoshana Bean, Stephanie Torns, Jordin Sparks, and Katherine McP…

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Flashback Friday: Waitress Is Closing Up, but Look Back at Where It Began

Watch Jessie Mueller, Christopher Fitzgerald, Keala Settle, and the rest of the original cast preview their new Broadway show for the press in 2016.

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

#TBT: Look Back At WAITRESS's Opening Night On Broadway!

Sugar, butter, Waitress! As Broadway's smash hit musical Waitress gets ready to close up shop at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Sunday January 5th, we're heading to the diner for a look back…

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Friday, December 27, 2019

Last Call for 11 (!) Broadway Shows Closing in January by Caitlin Moynihan

It's a new year and a new decade, which means Broadway is getting ready to make more compelling entertainment for the millions of people who flock to the Great White Way yearly. Unfortunate…

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